Who is Susan Calman? Everything about the Strictly Come Dancing 2017 contestant

The Scottish comedian was the ninth celebrity to be unveiled for Strictly Come Dancing 2017 via Wales http://ift.tt/2x1cAE8

https://showcavesuk.wordpress.com/2017/08/15/who-is-susan-calman-everything-about-the-strictly-come-dancing-2017-contestant/

Elvis Presley Died 40 Years Ago. Here’s Why Some People Think He’s Still Alive

Elvis Presley, the legendary singer and movie star who became known as the king of rock and roll, died of heart failure 40 years ago this week. His death on Aug. 16, 1977 stunned the music industry and devastated millions of fans worldwide. In the days following his funeral, speculation grew among a small group…

http://time.com/4897819/elvis-presley-alive-conspiracy-theories/

UK says it may seek ‘temporary’ customs union with EU

LONDON — Britain says it might seek to remain in a customs union with the European Union for a time to avoid border chaos after leaving the bloc. The Department for Exiting the European Union said Tuesday that there could be “a temporary customs union between the U.K. and the EU.” And it said a…

http://nationalpost.com/pmn/news-pmn/uk-says-it-may-seek-temporary-customs-union-with-eu/wcm/edab125d-2490-4b3b-8e27-2b615edf0542

Funding: Grants for the Arts Libraries Fund, Arts Council England

The Arts Council England’s Arts Funding for Libraries programme is currently open for applications. Through the programme public libraries and organisations / local authorities managing public libraries can apply for grants of between £1,000 and £100,000 for projects that stimulate ambitious and innovative partnerships between libraries and artists and/or arts organisations to encourage library users […]

https://theartsinwiltshire.wordpress.com/2017/08/15/funding-grants-for-the-arts-libraries-fund-arts-council-england/

Jury Sides With Taylor Swift in Groping Lawsuit Against Fired Radio Host

Taylor Swift has won long-awaited vindication after a jury decided that a radio host groped her during a pre-concert photo op four years ago. After a weeklong trial over dueling lawsuits, jurors determined Monday that fired Denver DJ David Mueller assaulted the pop star by grabbing her backside during a backstage meet-and-greet. The six-woman, two-man…

http://time.com/4900754/tatlor-swift-david-mueller-groping-lawsuit/

Having a Drink May Help You Live Longer

Heavy drinking can contribute to disease and early death, but the health effects of alcohol at lower levels are less clear. Now, a new study in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology offers some of the best news yet for people who enjoy a daily drink: Light-to-moderate alcohol use is associated with a…

http://time.com/4899823/moderate-drinker-alcohol-health-benefits/

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