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Van Morrison is a toxic menace – Glastonbury shouldn’t be hosting him

What connects the town of Glastonbury in Somerset and professional sourpuss Van Morrison? Well for starters, they both have god-given gifts: Glastonbury is blessed with the mythical Tor, the Vale of Avalon and an abundance of natural beauty. Few would say that Van Morrison is blessed with natural beauty, but he does own a singing voice in the realm of the divine.They’re also joined by the Glastonbury Abbey Extravaganza – an annual event organised by the Eavis family, who also run the Glastonbury Festival. Van is an Abbey favourite. He’s played the community-oriented event three times before, and will headline...
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'NCIS': Mark Harmon Will Barely Be in Season 19, Report Says

Mark Harmon will reportedly appear in "a few" episodes of NCIS Season 19. The news comes just days after it was reported that longtime television veteran Gary Cole was in talks for a major role, hinting that NCIS could be looking for a new lead. Harmon has starred as Leroy Jethro Gibbs since NCIS began in 2003 and first appeared as the character in JAG.

7 Amazing Experiences On Lake Tahoe

TravelAwaits participates in affiliate programs with various companies. We may earn commission when you click on or make purchases via links. Lake Tahoe is one of the highest alpine lakes in the country. It straddles Nevada and California within the Sierra Nevada Mountains and is the second deepest lake in the United States. Lake Tahoe is home to numerous beaches and is known for its crystal clear blue water. In some places, the water is so clear, you can see up to 90 feet below the surface.
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Here we go again: Texas, climate change and the power grid

This past February, snow, ice and record cold temperatures from Winter Storm Uri caused energy supply to plummet, triggering a cascade of failures that left more than 10 million Texans in the dark before presenting them with tens of billions of dollars in electricity and gas charges systemwide. In all, nearly 30 gigawatts of gas, coal and nuclear were offline during the crisis.
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OVERNIGHT ENERGY: Manchin-led committee puts forth sprawling energy infrastructure proposal | House to take big step on eliminating Trump-era rules | Controversial St. Croix oil refinery to shutter 'indefinitely'

MONDAY AGAIN! Welcome to Overnight Energy, your source for the day’s energy and environment news.Please send tips and comments to Rachel Frazin at Follow her on Twitter: @RachelFrazin. Reach Zack Budryk at or follow him at @BudrykZack. Today we’re looking at a draft energy infrastructure proposal from the...
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Classic Maserati Goes Missing From Shop

It’s every car enthusiast’s worst nightmare: a man dropped his beloved classic Maserati off at the shop, then is just disappeared. Your first thought might be that the car was stolen from the shop, something we’ve seen before, but this case is even more horrifying. According to a local report, the trouble started when the owner of the shop could no longer pay his bills, so he closed his business.

TED LASSO Launches Official Merch Store

Roy Kent is not a real person. He’s a fictional character who plays for a fictional English soccer club on a TV show. I know all of this and yet I also know I would kill to protect Roy Kent from harm. Both physical and emotional. That’s why his is the only sports jersey in the world I absolutely must own. And now I can. Warner Bros. has launched an official web store for Ted Lasso and his team.
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'Ted Lasso,' 'Late Show with Stephen Colbert,' among Peabody winners

June 21 (UPI) -- The 81st Peabody Awards began Monday and Ted Lasso and the Late Show with Stephen Colbert among the first winners. Both shows won in the entertainment category for the annual celebration "of 30 stories that powerfully reflect the pressing social issues and the vibrant emerging voices of our day," according to Peabody's website. Other award categories include news, documentary, podcast, radio, arts, children and youth, public service and multimedia programming.

The Hidden Montana Art Installation You’ll Want to Make Time For

Tucked away into Montana’s dramatic Blackfoot River Valley, just off the highway but completely out of sight, is a true hidden gem. In a spot where nature and the great outdoors are celebrated, this art oasis seamlessly combines fine sculpture with the rugged landscape of the northeastern portion of the state, making it a magical must-see for any art lover.