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  • Signed Beatles album fetches $290,500 at auction

    Signed Beatles album fetches $290,500 at auction

    Even Lucy and her diamonds can’t compete with these riches. A rare, signed copy of The Beatles’ Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band has brought $290,500 at auction, shattering the previous record for such an item. The item signed by all four members of the legendary band was... Read More »

  • Phil Ramone Remembered

    Phil Ramone Remembered

    Producer Phil Ramone has been remembered by McCartney, Joel, Streisand, Stevie Wonder and more as ‘The Star of Stars Behind the Stars’. Response to the news of the death of Phil Ramone was instantaneous on Saturday, as the Internet was filled with tributes and remembrances from his colleagues... Read More »

  • Cardboard Cops Control Traffic In Bangalore

    Cardboard Cops Control Traffic In Bangalore

    Paying cops costs a lot of paper money to cash-strapped cities, but officials in Bangalore, India think they’ve found a cheaper alternative. Officials there have set up cardboard cops at busy intersections in hopes drivers will see them, think they are real and slow down to avoid a ticket.... Read More »

  • Austrian police chase herd of cattle through town

    Austrian police chase herd of cattle through town

    Austrian police and firefighters have taken on the role of urban cowboys in a two-day round-up of a herd of cattle that broke out of a fenced-off pasture and decided to go into town. A police statement says the 43 steers defied attempts by police and volunteer firefighters to recapture them after... Read More »

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