Scott Weiland, former Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver frontman, dies while touring aged 48

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“Scott Weiland, best known as the lead singer for Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver, passed away in his sleep while on a tour stop in Bloomington, Minnesota, with his band The Wildabouts,”

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K-pop super stars to attend Mnet Asian Music Awards

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“Gangnam Style” Psy, K-pop boy band Big Bang and South Korean-Chinese heartthrobs EXO are in the line-up for the seventh annual Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA) at the AsiaWorld-Expo.

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10 facts about HIV/AIDS: World AIDS Day

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World AIDS Day on Dec. 1 is used to unite people in the fight against HIV, the human immunodeficiency virus first identified in 1984, to show their support for people living with HIV and commemorate those who have died.

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HOW TO TRAVEL CHEAPER – A CYBER MONDAY (AND TUESDAY) SALE!

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From now until Tuesday, Dec. 1st at 11:59pm EST (or until I remember to switch back to the old prices), all the products here will be up to 50% off! So without further ado, here you go..

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2015 PEOPLE’S CLIMATE MARCH IN LJUBLJANA – 13 IMAGES (AND A BRIEF COP 21 NOTEBOOK)

Touted as one of the largest diplomatic conferences ever organized, nearly 150 world leaders (in all, negotiators from 195 countries) including US President Barack Obama, Chinese President Xi Jinping and UK Prime Minister David Cameron, will gather in the French capital for the COP 21 talks in an effort to hammer out an agreement to curb carbon emissions. The goal initially was to create a global deal that was legally binding, but at least in some circles, talk is shifting however from that since a legally binding treaty would require ratification by the US Senate – considering the hostility and prevailing anti-science mood there, ratification isn’t particularly likely.

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