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MICHAEL GERSON: The moral insight of 'Mockingbird' - Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

Posted: 28 Feb 2016 07:15 AM PST


Dallas Morning News

MICHAEL GERSON: The moral insight of 'Mockingbird'
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
From her tranquil hometown, Lee must have known that her novel – required in English class, found tattered in a used bookstore, reclaimed from a box in the basement – was causing lightning, and earthquakes, and pealing church bells. Lee was the little ...
Michael Gerson: 'Mockingbird' and moral insightColumbus Ledger-Enquirer (blog)

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Meet Ryan Leslie's 'SuperPhone': How This Hip-Hop Artist Turned Tech Entrepreneur Can Text Every Fan - International Business Times

Posted: 28 Feb 2016 05:34 AM PST


International Business Times

Meet Ryan Leslie's 'SuperPhone': How This Hip-Hop Artist Turned Tech Entrepreneur Can Text Every Fan
International Business Times
How is Leslie's phone not always ringing or crashing? SuperPhone only lets contacts marked as priority call his phone; the .... is going to better based on who you're talking to every day,” Leslie said. “You can change your life by looking at your most ...

The holy and the profane - Times of Malta

Posted: 28 Feb 2016 04:11 AM PST


Times of Malta

The holy and the profane
Times of Malta
Back on the church parvis, a small group of musicians, with guitar, accordion and cymbals, were playing lively tunes, with energetic couples giving vigorous exhibitions of the tarantella and other folk dances. The dancing was cut short by the bell ...

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Feast for the eyes - The Statesman

Posted: 27 Feb 2016 11:59 PM PST


The Statesman

Feast for the eyes
The Statesman
Today, the minaret, el giraldillo, called so by the local people because of the weathervane atop the bell tower, is all that remains of the Muslim legacy. With its beautiful brick panels it is regarded as one of the finest examples of Almohad dynasty ...

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Renewable energy will require nurturing - Bury Free Press

Posted: 27 Feb 2016 11:40 PM PST


Bury Free Press

Renewable energy will require nurturing
Bury Free Press
The recent changes to the Feed-in Tariff for renewable power, for example, has undermined an embryonic industrial sector which could be one of the wealth creators of the UK economy. Okay, it may be the sector ringing its own warning bell about severe ...

How Ringing Bells, founded by Mohit and Dhaarna Goel, plans to make the cheapest smartphone - Economic Times

Posted: 27 Feb 2016 04:50 PM PST


Economic Times

How Ringing Bells, founded by Mohit and Dhaarna Goel, plans to make the cheapest smartphone
Economic Times
The cynicism and suspicions were perhaps justified — the company the Goels have founded, Ringing Bells, and the handset they tom-tom as the world's cheapest, Freedom 251, is an outrageous gambit. The cheapest smartphones in the world today — Chinese ...
Is the $4 Freedom 251 Android phone a scam?ExtremeTech

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Republican discourse is wrong - Zanesville Times Recorder

Posted: 27 Feb 2016 01:36 PM PST


Zanesville Times Recorder

Republican discourse is wrong
Zanesville Times Recorder
We are becoming like Greece and the rest of the European Union as the newest Socialist country. If things do not change we will no longer be that beacon of freedom that others yearn for or will no longer hear freedoms bell ringing loud and clear around ...
Disgraceful GOP debate exposes Trump's health-care plan as gibberishMinnPost

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Zimbabwe's Mugabe decries factionalism at 92nd birthday party - Yahoo News

Posted: 27 Feb 2016 11:53 AM PST


Yahoo News

Zimbabwe's Mugabe decries factionalism at 92nd birthday party
Yahoo News
Thousands of party loyalists, foreign representatives and members of the public watched as Mugabe released 92 balloons in the air, with songs and ululations ringing out around him. Several cakes were on display at the public festivities on Saturday ...
UPDATED: Mugabe throws lavish 92nd birthday bash - for 50000 guests - in a hungry nation, critics slam ruleMail & Guardian Africa

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Falkirk 3 QOS 1: Bairns have Hibs in sight - Falkirk Herald

Posted: 27 Feb 2016 11:34 AM PST


Falkirk Herald

Falkirk 3 QOS 1: Bairns have Hibs in sight
Falkirk Herald
The Bairns re-emerged early from the break, no doubt with Peter Houston's ire ringing in their ears. The boss made an early change, replacing captain David McCracken with Lee Miller and switching Will Vaulks back to defence with Craig Sibbald moving ...

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Why Religion Needs to Adapt to a Changing Society - Dale & Co.

Posted: 27 Feb 2016 11:33 AM PST


Why Religion Needs to Adapt to a Changing Society
Dale & Co.
Even when I was a campanologist (no sniggering at the back), ringing the bells at our village church, I didn't believe in God. Ok, I was only a teenager, and I was only ringing the bells each Sunday as the lesser of two evils. It was that or being a ...

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Tower stairs at All Saints Church in Stamford to be dedicated - Rutland and Stamford Mercury

Posted: 27 Feb 2016 09:05 AM PST


Tower stairs at All Saints Church in Stamford to be dedicated
Rutland and Stamford Mercury
Steeplekeeper Norman Norris' birthday will also be celebrated with a quarter-peal being rung following the dedication to mark both events, and announce the evening service. This will be 45 minutes of continuous ringing by eight bell-ringers. Mr Norris ...

PATH: Showing respect would reduce risk - News Guardian

Posted: 27 Feb 2016 08:11 AM PST


PATH: Showing respect would reduce risk
News Guardian
I have lost count of incidences when I have approached pedestrians who have been oblivious to my presence, despite ringing my bell and shouting 'bike'. Moreover, groups of pedestrians are inclined to occupy the entire width of the path. Dog walkers who ...

The bell tolls for cancer as two Enfield children celebrate end of leukaemia treatment - Enfield Independent

Posted: 27 Feb 2016 07:01 AM PST


Enfield Independent

The bell tolls for cancer as two Enfield children celebrate end of leukaemia treatment
Enfield Independent
A PAIR of young cancer patients from Enfield became the first to ring a special bell in hospital after beating off the disease. Ertac Yusuf, eight, of Bush Hill Park, and Zara Yurtseven, 11, of Cockfosters, had to undergo several years of chemotherapy ...

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Bells removed from church to undergo restoration - Harwich and Manningtree Standard

Posted: 27 Feb 2016 04:49 AM PST


Harwich and Manningtree Standard

Bells removed from church to undergo restoration
Harwich and Manningtree Standard
The bells have now been removed from the tower in order to replace the old bearings and clappers. Tower captain Peter Chignall said: “We have got eight bells which have now been taken out because they needed tuning. “They have gone to Whitechapel ...

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Bells removed from church to undergo restoration - Clacton and Frinton Gazette

Posted: 27 Feb 2016 04:32 AM PST


Clacton and Frinton Gazette

Bells removed from church to undergo restoration
Clacton and Frinton Gazette
Tower captain Peter Chignall said: “We have got eight bells which have now been taken out because they needed tuning. “They have gone to Whitechapel Bell Foundry to be tuned. “They also needed new bearings and new head stocks which will be done by ...

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Little school on the prairie - Longview News-Journal

Posted: 26 Feb 2016 09:27 PM PST


Longview News-Journal

Little school on the prairie
Longview News-Journal
"I strongly believe in Christian education, and this school is my heritage," Henzlik said in the basement cafeteria, the smell of homemade doughnuts in the air. "I think kids around here will lose something if it closes. We all will. Kids leave here ...

Amazing Acro-Cats Perform To Show Training Cats is Paw-sible - KJZZ

Posted: 26 Feb 2016 04:31 PM PST


Amazing Acro-Cats Perform To Show Training Cats is Paw-sible
KJZZ
They interrupt the humans with incessant bell ringing, they jump out into the audience, and sometimes they refuse to do a trick altogether. The show's not perfect, but Martin said that's part of what the audience likes. “If they saw this perfect show ...

Lincoln, S Peter, Lincs

Posted: 26 Feb 2016 04:00 PM PST

Tenor note amended from A (nominal: Bb-39c)

Westbury on Severn, Glos

Posted: 26 Feb 2016 04:00 PM PST

Ringing suspended UFN while work being done to spire

Allen Heritage Guild to stage Sam Bass Day - Star Local Media

Posted: 26 Feb 2016 03:34 PM PST


Star Local Media

Allen Heritage Guild to stage Sam Bass Day
Star Local Media
“Commercial and passenger traffic at the Allen Train Depot quickly led to the formation of nearby businesses and churches such as Mountcastle and Young, a blacksmith, and Allen Baptist, Allen Methodist and Allen Christian churches,” Keener said ...

COPP'S HILL MOMENT: A Son's Remembrance - NorthEndWaterfront.com

Posted: 26 Feb 2016 03:25 PM PST


COPP'S HILL MOMENT: A Son's Remembrance
NorthEndWaterfront.com
Imagine a time when there were very few motor vehicles on any road. and you could only hear the clip clop of a horse-drawn cart or the bells of a trolley car. No televisions, cell ... She made 17 cents an hour and bought a baked potato for lunch from ...

Donald Trump Wants To Sue The First Amendment. He'll Lose. - Huffington Post

Posted: 26 Feb 2016 02:25 PM PST


Huffington Post

Donald Trump Wants To Sue The First Amendment. He'll Lose.
Huffington Post
Trump, who on Friday also picked up a ringing endorsement from his onetime rival, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R), has railed against the media too many times to count. And he's ... However, his remarks on Friday suggest he may not know that libel ...

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Julianne Arvizu (Picasa / Handout) - Chicago Tribune

Posted: 26 Feb 2016 09:55 AM PST


Chicago Tribune

Julianne Arvizu (Picasa / Handout)
Chicago Tribune
Besides baby sitting, I was a tour guide at the Thomas Rees Memorial Carillon in Washington Park in Springfield. The 70 or so bells are played manually by a carillonneur. As a musician I always wanted to sneak into the room with the huge keyboard. A ...

Christchurch at five years: Words to remember and reassure - The Press

Posted: 26 Feb 2016 08:10 AM PST


The Press

Christchurch at five years: Words to remember and reassure
The Press
When I walked from The Press building to the Botanic Gardens just before noon on Monday, on my way to the fifth commemorative service of the February 22 earthquake, I passed a line of children sitting quietly on the footpath. They were in ... On Sunday ...

Boss of Holloway Road live music pub backs law that would block noise complaints made by new neighbours - Islington Tribune newspaper website

Posted: 26 Feb 2016 05:47 AM PST


Islington Tribune newspaper website

Boss of Holloway Road live music pub backs law that would block noise complaints made by new neighbours
Islington Tribune newspaper website
But rock fan Mr Furphy says the bar is “hanging on by the skin of its teeth” due to persistent complaints over noise from a resident which have forced the Wig and Gown to cancel live music nights and close early. The same resident has even threatened ...

Are You Smarter Than the Federal Reserve? - Nasdaq

Posted: 26 Feb 2016 04:12 AM PST


Nasdaq

Are You Smarter Than the Federal Reserve?
Nasdaq
A lot of people make jokes about economists having the only job in the world where you can constantly change your answer and not get fired - my mother, by the way, is one of them. But what we actually do is adjust our forecasts as we get more data.
Will The Federal Reserve Ever Rely On Data, Or Continue To Fly By The Seat Of Their Pants?Seeking Alpha

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Cleveland Fish Fry Guide 2016: Where to find local fish frys during the third week of Lent - cleveland.com

Posted: 26 Feb 2016 04:07 AM PST


cleveland.com

Cleveland Fish Fry Guide 2016: Where to find local fish frys during the third week of Lent
cleveland.com
216-741-1880. Bell Tower/St. John Bosco Church, 6480 Pearl Road, Parma Heights. Fish Fry. Entree Choices of Deep Fried or Broiled Alaskan Pollock, Pierogi or Eggplant Lasagna-dinners include: coleslaw, roll & butter, dessert, choice of coffee, tea and ...

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Church tower to reopen after year of restorations - Enfield Independent

Posted: 26 Feb 2016 02:24 AM PST


Enfield Independent

Church tower to reopen after year of restorations
Enfield Independent
A 600-year-old church tower once deemed “at risk” of dereliction will open its doors this weekend after months of restorations. The restoration of the All Saints Church tower in Edmonton was completed after a grant of £216,500 from the Heritage Lottery ...

Zara rings the bell to call time on her chemotherapy treatment at Barnet Hospital - Barnet Press

Posted: 25 Feb 2016 10:13 PM PST


Barnet Press

Zara rings the bell to call time on her chemotherapy treatment at Barnet Hospital
Barnet Press
A YOUNG patient who was rushed to hospital on Christmas Eve two years ago when she was diagnosed with leukaemia has marked the end of two years of gruelling chemotherapy celebrated with a peal of bells. Eleven-year-old Zara Yurtseven sounded the "end ...

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Read the Full Transcript of the Tenth Republican Debate in Texas - TIME

Posted: 25 Feb 2016 09:03 PM PST


TIME

Read the Full Transcript of the Tenth Republican Debate in Texas
TIME
(BELL RINGS). We know you all want to jump and debate these critically important issues, but please wait until you're called on. These are the rules all of the candidates have agreed to. It's time for the candidates to introduce themselves right now ...
Transcript of the Republican Presidential Debate in HoustonNew York Times
The CNN-Telemundo Republican debate transcript, annotatedWashington Post

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Transcript of the Republican Presidential Debate in Houston - New York Times

Posted: 25 Feb 2016 08:53 PM PST


New York Times

Transcript of the Republican Presidential Debate in Houston
New York Times
(BELL RINGS). We know you all want to jump and debate these critically important issues, but please wait until you're called on. These are the rules all of the candidates have agreed to. It's time for the candidates to introduce themselves right now ...
The CNN-Telemundo Republican debate transcript, annotatedWashington Post

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The CNN-Telemundo Republican debate transcript, annotated - Washington Post

Posted: 25 Feb 2016 08:07 PM PST


Washington Post

The CNN-Telemundo Republican debate transcript, annotated
Washington Post
And, the truth is the Obama-Clinton economy has done enormous damage to the hispanic community. It is not working in the hispanic community, and I... (BELL RINGING). CRUZ: ... fighting so that everyone who is struggling in the hispanic community and ...

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Delight the Customer or LOSE YOUR JOB: Restoration Hardware CEO Sends Scorching Memo - Bloomberg

Posted: 25 Feb 2016 06:48 PM PST


Bloomberg

Delight the Customer or LOSE YOUR JOB: Restoration Hardware CEO Sends Scorching Memo
Bloomberg
“We need a MASSIVE CHANGE IN OUR CULTURE AND ATTITUDE RIGHT NOW,” Friedman said in the message, which was replete with capital letters. “THE GOAL IS ... “This is an example of me as a leader saying, 'I'm ringing the bell.' I want to make sure ...

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Daily Meditation: A Distant Heaven - Huffington Post

Posted: 25 Feb 2016 03:37 PM PST


Huffington Post

Daily Meditation: A Distant Heaven
Huffington Post
We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these Daily Meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be part of bringing spirituality alive in your life. Today's meditation features a poem by 19th century ...

Readers share their favorite memories — and mishaps — from their wedding days - Peoria Journal Star

Posted: 25 Feb 2016 01:13 PM PST


Peoria Journal Star

Readers share their favorite memories — and mishaps — from their wedding days
Peoria Journal Star
Ignoring this omen, we all headed for the church. Dad was so nervous he took his seat in the front, forgetting ... As we met with Father Martin, the priest at Sacred Heart Catholic Church for premarital instructions, I conveyed to him my feelings of ...

Diversity Begins Within. Not With Oscar - Huffington Post

Posted: 25 Feb 2016 11:19 AM PST

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