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  • Check the safety of your home during National Fire Prevention Month
    Check the safety of your home during National Fire Prevention Month
    October is National Fire Prevention Month. This article will discuss different types of home fires and how to prevent or extinguish them.Many of the fires in homes are caused by:Wildfires outside of the homes.Unattended cooking.Chimneys coated...
  • Ultra Music Festival releases its tickets for 2015
    Ultra Music Festival releases its tickets for 2015
    On Oct. 2, tickets for the highly anticipated Ultra Music Festival (UMF) 2015 were released to the general public with packages to the three-day event set to take place Friday March 27, Saturday March 28, and Sunday March 29 in Bayfront Park Miami...
  • The National Apple Harvest Festival is the apple of the state's eye.
    The 50th Annual National Apple Harvest Festival
    The National Apple Harvest Festival turns 50 this weekend when it launches its annual autumn celebration. Always held the first two full weekends in the month of October, this year’s festival will take place on Oct. 4 and 5 and then again on...
  • Alesso makes history with a video premiere on SnapChat
    Alesso makes history with a video premiere on SnapChat
    Renowned electronic dance music DJ and producer, Alesso, known for his mainstreamed remix of the One Republic track titled, “If I Just Lose Myself’ made pop history today Sept. 12 as the premiere for his most recent July-release, ...
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    Possible male contraceptive successful in baboon trials
    An up-and-coming non-hormonal form of birth control for men called Vasalgel has just been announced in a press release according to a report published Sept. 10 by News.Mic. Pre-clinical trials on primates, primarily baboons, are said to have been...
  • Net Neutrality Protest
    Internet slows today in continued 'Battle for the Net'
    Many internet-based companies including Netflix, Meetup, Etsy. Foursquare, KickStarter, Mozilla, Reddit, PornHub and Vimeo installed a widget today (Sept. 10) to demonstrate how the believe the internet would look if the Federal Communications...
  • Jennifer Lawrence
    Jennifer Lawrence is cinema's most successful film heroine
    On Sept. 3, Guinness World Records made a score of announcements which included the Academy Award-winning starlet Jennifer Lawrence for setting the record for "Highest-grossing action movie heroine."Lawrence's success from the first...
  • deadmau5
    Deadmau5 clashes with Disney, issues cease-and-desist order over song usage
    Earlier this week (Sept. 3) Joel, "DEADMAU5" Zimmerman entered into an alleged legal battle with Disney over his mouse logo. According to the article from TMZ, documents obtained indicated that Disney claimed, "DEADMAU5's logo...
  • President Obama: 'Justice will be served' in wake of journalist's execution
    President Obama: 'Justice will be served' in wake of journalist's execution
    Following the second recorded beheading of an American journalist, President Barack Obama vowed Wednesday the U.S. will bring the Islamic State of Iraq and Greater Syria (ISIS) to justice according to a report by the Khaleej Times.“We will...
  • Opinion: What kind of message does "All About That Bass" really send?
    Opinion: What kind of message does "All About That Bass" really send?
    Recently another new pop hit has taken over the airwaves on mainstream radio; "All About That Bass" by Meghan Trainor. Surely hundreds if not thousands--or maybe even more than that--have gotten wind of this song, which concerns this...
  • Song review: Taylor Swift's "Shake it Off" lacks imagination
    Song review: Taylor Swift's "Shake it Off" lacks imagination
    Taylor Swift dropped a new video yesterday for “Shake it Off,” the first single from her next album, 1989. So how does the song measure up with T-Swizzle’s previous lead singles “Love Story,” “Mine,” and ...
  • Belated Review: The Fault In Our Stars (now available for download on iTunes)
    Belated Review: The Fault In Our Stars (now available for download on iTunes)
    In celebration ofThe Fault In Our Starsfinally making its run on iTunes for digital download (this thanks to an announcement by John Green himself), this writer decided it was time to finally jot down some thoughts about the movie that jerked...
  • The Doctor Is In! Peter Capaldi makes debut on Doctor Who
    The Doctor Is In! Peter Capaldi makes debut on Doctor Who
    Peter Capaldi took to his first episode as the namesake character in the popular British TV series "Doctor Who" on Aug. 23 in a 105-minute cinematic premiere shown in select theaters.This is a big deal for the show as it brings about two...
  • President Barak Obama makes statement regarding death of James Foley
    An exhortation to pray
    The whole world is in shock at the news of the death of captured journalist, James Foley who was beheaded by the Islamic extremist group, Isis http://www.cnn.com/2014/08/19/world/meast/isis-james-foley/.As unbelievable as it sounds, the reality...
  • Employment Situation July 2014
    July Employment Situation Has Unemployment Unchanged
    Earlier this month the US Department of Labor, Bureau or Labor Statistics (BLS) released the Employment Situation Summary for unemployment data collected during July 2014. This month the Employment Summary suggests an economic stall with slight...