9NEWS.comDENVER—A recent spousal murder case is the second death this year linked to edible marijuana, sparking questions and concern about what role, if any, the drug played. Last month, a 19-year-old student fell to his death from a hotel balcony after …Legislative committee passes new restrictions on marijuana ediblesThe Denver PostColorado Advances...

TMZ.comMichael Egan, who just sued “X-Men” director Bryan Singer for allegedly sexually assaulting him when he was a minor, says he complained to the LAPD that he was repeatedly sodomized at Hollywood parties by various moguls … but no action was taken.‘X-Men’ director Bryan Singer accused of sexually abusing 15-year-old boy at …New...

MiamiHerald.comThat man would have the hubris to reach the level of a god is a notion that has long animated both myth and literature. To see such ambition brought low is a story that never gets old, and that premise is the best part of “Transcendence,” a belabored …Film can’t ‘Transcend’ boredomPhilly.comMovie review: ‘Transcendence’...

Island Life: Spring brings fuzzy animals and moreSan Jose Mercury NewsMayor Marie Gilmore and Vice Mayor Marilyn Ezzy Ashcraft also will be at the event, which includes games and trivia. This free event is sponsored by Friends of the Alameda Free Library. Alameda is one of just 23 sites chosen from across the county to … …read more Source: Alameda Mayor News From Google News ...

The StarYOU ARE SAFE NOW: Kenyans rescued from South Sudan arrive at the Wilson Airport in Nairobi on January 1. They are welcomed by senior director of administration in the Ministry of Devolution Hassan Noor and KDF officials. Photo/File. THE senate has …In the WorldPhilly.comGunmen attack S. Sudan UN baseiAfrica.com20 Killed in Raid on UN South Sudan CompoundVoice...

Washington PostVladimir Putin and President Obama will never be best friends, but the Russian president is fairly confident his counterpart would at least toss him a life buoy if he were flailing in open water. Near the conclusion of a marathon four-hour Q&A session on …Snowden Defends Putin Question as Mirroring US ExchangeBloombergRussia not to insist...

CNN(CNN) — It’s like finding a needle in a universe-wide haystack. Researchers have located a planet roughly the size of Earth that could be habitable. Designated Kepler-186f, the planet is 490 light-years away. But in the search for worlds similar to ours, nothing …Earth’s ‘cousin’ spotted in Milky WayTelegraph.co.ukFinally — NASA’s Kepler finds an Earth-sized planet in the ‘Goldilocks zone’Arizona Daily StarSecond Earth? NASA finds planet in habitable zone that could have...

HPD major stripped of powers in wake of TROHonolulu Star-AdvertiserRyan Borges, commander of the Kaneohe District of the Honolulu Police Department, has lost his police powers after the filing of a temporary restraining order. The commander of the Kaneohe District of the Honolulu Police Department has lost his police …EXCLUSIVE: HPD Major stripped of police powers, served TROHawaii News NowHPD major stripped of power after TRO grantedkhon2.com all 3 news articles …read more Source: Honolulu News Feed From Google News ...

SI.comThe NCAA tourney didn’t hurt Jabari Parker and Andrew Wiggins’ stock, but it helped Shabazz Napier’s. Getty Images (3). The season is over. Now the real work begins. For most of the NBA’s rebuilding teams — and there seemed to be an awful lot of them this …NBA Draft 2014: Duke All-American Jabari Parker heads to the NBA...

ESPNST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Everything was clicking for CC Sabathia. His pitches were humming, Yankees batters were in a groove and the defense even turned a triple play. Sabathia pitched seven innings for a rare win at Tropicana Field, leading New York …Rays must put tough start in the past and rebuildMLB.comYankees turn triple play as CC Sabathia tosses...

CNN(CNN) — Two Sherpa guides were killed and seven others were missing Friday after a high-altitude avalanche on Mt. Everest, officials said. A group of about 50 people, mostly Nepali Sherpas, were hit by the avalanche at more than 20,000 feet, according to …6 Dead, 9 Missing After Avalanche Sweeps Mount EverestABC NewsMount Everest Avalanche Kills...

SI.comNo team built a more lopsided efficiency differential against Dallas than San Antonio, and none can so thoroughly exploit the Mavs’ defensive lapses like the Spurs. This was not the matchup Nowitzki and his teammates wanted — witness their efforts to …Mavs Face Long Odds To Win NBA TitleCBS Local all 41 news articles …read more Source:...

MyNews3 Las Vegas KSNVIn this April 10, 2014, file photo, massive flames engulf a tractor-trailer and a tour bus just after they collide on Interstate 5 near Orland, Calif. Authorities are releasing 911 calls made after a FedEx struck slammed into a tour bus carrying high school students …911 calls describe chaos in aftermath of deadly bus crashLos Angeles...

CNNJindo, South Korea (CNN) — As divers raced to reach hundreds of people believed to be inside, the death toll from the ferry boat sinking in South Korea rose to 28 Friday. Divers managed to breach the hull of a sunken ferry, hoping to make significant progress …Nearly 300, mostly teens, missing after South Korean ferry sinksCBS NewsSouth Korea ferry...

ReutersSAN DIEGO (Reuters) – The fourth U.S. Navy official charged in the widening corruption investigation of a Singapore-based defense contractor made his first court appearance on Thursday, accused of accepting gifts of cash, electronics and luxury hotel stays.US|Another Charge in Navy Bribe CaseNew York Times4th US Navy officer charged in bribery schemeWashington...

Reuters(Adds mourning in Garcia Marquez’s hometown). By Anahi Rama. MEXICO CITY, April 17 (Reuters) – Gabriel Garcia Marquez, the Colombian author whose beguiling stories of love and longing brought Latin America to life for millions of readers and put …Gabriel Garcia Marquez hailed as literary giantKansas City StarGabriel Garcia Marquez, Nobel...

2014 NFL Draft: Defensive back crop bigger, badderCBSSports.comAccording to projections by NFLDraftscout.com, seven defensive backs — including two safeties — are first-round prospects in the NFL Draft that begins May 8 and as many as 16 could be grabbed in the first two rounds. The cornerbacks are led by … and more …read more Source: NFL Draft News Feed By Google ...

Emirates 24/7Celebrity hairstylist to the stars Asgar Saboo, who’s styled the tresses of the above-mentioned celebrities in the past, says that even as we love indulging in post-beach pampering sessions and slathering our skin with tropical scented concoctions, our … and more …read more Source: Celeb News From Google News ...

EngadgetCanada got LTE relatively quickly, but that fast data currently has a big catch: since it doesn’t run on low frequencies like in the US, you sometimes drop to 3G when you head indoors. Thankfully, those slowdowns won’t be an issue for much longer. Rogers …Rogers rolls out more powerful 700 MHz wireless spectrum in 3 citiesCBC.caRogers...

Futurian Systems Announces a Surge of Industry Recognition in Q1 2014PR Web (press release)The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) recognized this year’s Mark of Excellence finalists and award winners during the annual International CES 2014, held in Las Vegas in January. The best technology installation projects were honored in 11 … and more …read more Source: CES News By Google ...

Bumps make Tracey Gold stronger Bumps in childhood make actress Tracey …Wisconsin State JournalAn actress since she was 4, Gold saw the way fame could affect people. Luckily, the “Growing Pains” star says, “I was raised away from Hollywood, deep in the valley. When I didn’t work, I had to go to school and get good grades. I wasn’t out partying … and more …read more Source: Actress News From Google News ...

Tampabay.comNearly 50 electronic artists — including at least a dozen of DJ Mag’s top 100 DJs in the world — will play Tampa’s biggest EDM festival. Among the biggest names: … It’s always a party when Brown and his Georgia barnburners come to town, but this … …read more Source: Night Of 100 Stars Oscars Party...

New York Daily NewsBryan Singer, whose first hit as a director was 1995′s ‘The Usual Suspects,’ allegedly met accuser Michael Egan III, then 15, in 1998 at a mansion in Encino, Calif., that was the site of regular drug-fueled underage sex attacks. BY Dareh Gregorian , Tim O’ …‘X-Men’ director Bryan Singer targeted in teen...

Daily HeraldWith more than 300 hours of events, workshops and panels, as well as 500 vendors and artists, the Salt Lake Comic Con Fan Xperience kicked off in spectacular fashion today. The event expects to host more than 100,000 attendees over the next three days.Salt Lake Comic Con’s FanX Kicks Off Tomorrow!Comic Book MovieOn the scene at Comic Con FanXperienceksl.comBack...

6 killed, 9 missing after avalanche sweeps Mount EverestHonolulu Star-AdvertiserKATMANDU, Nepal ...

Strip Scribbles: The Joint at the Hard Rock Hotel turns 5; Las Vegas …Las Vegas SunLas Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman proclaimed today as “The Joint at the Hard Rock Hotel Day” to mark the fifth anniversary of the entertainment venue. The showroom opened April 17, 2009, with five sold-out shows over two opening weekends (two of the … and more …read more Source: Las Vegas Strip News From Google News ...

We Got This CoveredEven if Magic: The Gathering isn’t right up your alley, chances are you at least know a half dozen people who are obsessed with it. Taking advantage of the massive appeal the game has, Wizards of the Coast has teamed up with leading game developers to … …read more Source: Game Developers News Feed From Google News ...

Residents express outcry over Chevron Richmond’s modernization projectContra Costa TimesCommission members, who are appointed by Mayor Gayle McLaughlin, a consistent Chevron critic, signaled they would subject the proposal to prolonged scrutiny and may extend the process to review the documents and residents’ feedback before making a … and more …read more Source: Richmond, California News Feed From Google News ...

Head of Dallas’ Democratic Party calls on judge to resignDallas Morning NewsThe chairwoman of the Dallas County Democratic Party took the unusual step Thursday of urging one of her party’s own elected officials to resign. Darlene Ewing took aim at Judge Carlos Cortez, citing previously secret court records that The Dallas … and more …read more Source: Democratic Party News From Google News ...

Cops: $105K Stolen During Armored Truck Heist In MayfairCBS LocalPHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Armed suspects stole more than $100,000 during the heist of armored truck in Northeast Philadelphia Thursday morning, police said. The heist happened at about 9 a.m. in the parking lot of the TD Bank branch in the 6600 block of …Source: Mayfair armored-car heist linked to Oct. robberyPhilly.com all 2 news articles …read more Source: Philadelphia News From Google News ...

USA TODAYThe Heat operate under the idea that nothing is guaranteed, and that is especially true this season. Miami meandered through the regular season, finished second behind the Indiana Pacers in the East and heads into the playoffs more vulnerable than in …Sun Sports announces 2014 Miami Heat NBA playoff broadcast scheduleFOXSports.comCharlotte Bobcats...

RegisterNASA’s Kepler space telescope has spotted the first Earth-sized planet in orbit around a star in the so-called Goldilocks zone – the zone around a star that’s not too hot or too cold for liquid water to exist on the surface. “We know of just one planet where life …Earth-sized planet found orbiting in a habitable zoneLos Angeles...

Desperate League Looks to Connect in Order to SurviveNew York TimesGERMANTOWN, Md. — Natalie Lennartsson, a perky fourth grader who is 10 going on 17, said she didn’t learn “a ton” of new things Wednesday at a soccer clinic hosted by the Washington Spirit, the local women’s professional team. “We did a lot of drills … …read more Source: Women Soccer News From Google News ...

ReutersBEIJING (Reuters) – China’s home price inflation slowed to an eight-month low in March, extending to a third month a loss of momentum in a property market that has been a strong spot in the world’s second-largest economy. Average new home prices in …China’s House Prices Rise In MarchRTT NewsChina’s New Home Price Gains...

Chris Christie is still trying to force a pipeline through the New Jersey …GristIn January, on the heels of the embarrassing revelation that New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie’s (R) staffers created a traffic jam on the George Washington Bridge to punish an obscure political rival, Christie and his allies were handed a defeat. The New … and more …read more Source: Chris Christie News From Google ...

Just Jared Jr.Speaking with Metro recently, both James and Tristan dished about their celeb crushes. “I like Iggy Azalea. I haven’t tweeted her to let her know. I’m just waiting to meet her and then see if she’s too gangster for me. She would destroy me,” Tristan … and more …read more Source: Celeb News From Google...

ESPNSAN FRANCISCO — Dodgers shortstop Hanley Ramirez sat out Thursday’s game after getting hit in the left hand by a pitch from the Giants’ Ryan Vogelsong on Wednesday. The pitch, a 90-mph fastball, ran in on Ramirez and caught him on the back of the …Los Angeles Dodgers (9-6) at San Francisco Giants (10-5), 3:45 pm (ET)Sacramento BeeRecap:...

Dallas Morning NewsUniversity General Hospital in Dallas revoked the admitting privileges of Dr. Lamar Robinson and Dr. Jasbir Ahluwalia on March 31 because the doctors perform abortions at separate facilities in Dallas. The doctors filed a lawsuit against the hospital …Abortion Doctors Sue to Recover Admitting RightsNBC 5 Dallas-Fort WorthAbortion doctors’...

Ohio Theatre to host country music after partyLima OhioLIMA — The Scotty McCreery concert may be sold out, but there will still be an opportunity to enjoy a night of great country music at the St. Jude Benefit After Party, starting at 9 p.m. today at the Ohio Theatre. “It’s open to the public,” owner … and more …read more Source: Country Music News From Google News ...

Tbo.comST. PETERSBURG — As the four-year mark of the Gulf of Mexico oil disaster approaches, environmental groups, marine scientists and local leaders warn that its impacts — and the spectre of oil drilling off the Pinellas Beaches — may still linger. The BP oil rig …Coast Guard calls BP’s spill cleanup claim prematureHouston ChronicleSEC...

San Francisco ChronicleNEW YORK (AP) — During the 25th Annual Rain Forest concert at Carnegie Hall, Chairwoman Trudie Styler introduced a man that recently found out he was going to be a grandfather, and out came former President Bill Clinton. Clinton praised the Rain … and more …read more Source: San Francisco Concert News From Google News ...

Vail Daily NewsUntil the Broncos can find that aggression and swagger, they’ll win the AFC and be Super Bowl fodder. As much as the NFL is a quarterback’s league — and the Broncos are good on that count — defense matters in the playoffs. • What do the Niners do …NFC West Series Will Test, Strengthen Broncos in 2014Bleacher Report all...

Laughing Matters: Beverly Hills by the seaSanta Monica Daily PressWhen I moved to the Shores in 1974, (then the Santa Monica Shores) of the 532 units, there were about 175 vacancies. Actually, years before the two, 17-story high-rises had been purchased in foreclosure. To many, Ocean Park was considered less than a … …read more Source: Beverly Hills News From Google News ...

San Francisco Supervisor takes precautions to annual ‘pot party’ (Includes …DigitalJournal.comSan Francisco – At noon this past Wednesday April 16, Supervisor London Breed announced a comprehensive plan to deal with the anticipated, un-permitted “420” gathering in Golden Gate Park. The press was alerted about the Supervisor’s press conference …Calif. officials prepare to snuff out ’420′Police NewsSan Francisco Aims to Snuff Out ’420′ MadnessOfficer.com all 3 news...

Sydney Morning HeraldFull coverage of the Pistorius trial. Pretoria: Edging towards the end of his cross-examination, prosecutor Gerrie Nel asked Oscar Pistorius who the world should blame for the athlete’s actions in shooting Reeva Steenkamp dead. After all, the wily Mr Nel said, …Pistorius trial adjourned till MayCCTVPistorius’s witness grilled...

Bumps make Tracey Gold strongerSioux City JournalAn actress since she was 4, Gold saw the way fame could affect people. Luckily, the “Growing Pains” star says, “I was raised away from Hollywood, deep in the valley. When I didn’t work, I had to go to school and get good grades. I wasn’t out partying … …read more Source: Actress News From Google News ...

RT‘Innocence of Muslims’ was first uploaded to YouTube in 2012, sparking a wave of protests across the Middle East because of unfavorable depictions of the prophet Muhammad as a pedophile. The 14-minute film was controversial enough that the Obama … …read more Source: YouTube News Feed From Google News ...

BloombergVice President Joe Biden, President Barack Obama, Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, and other administration officials meet with health insurance executives in the Roosevelt Room at the White House on April 17, 2014. Close.Enrollments Exceed Obama’s Target for Health Care ActNew York TimesObama: 8 Million Americans Signed Up...

Nashville Ballet dances on air over lineupThe TennesseanIt’s not just that the company will premiere his latest choreography, set to the new piano concerto by multiplatinum singer/songwriter Ben Folds — a co-commission between Nashville Ballet, the Nashville Symphony and the Minnesota Orchestra. …read more Source: Nashville News From Google ...

BBC NewsThe third officer was at the helm of the ferry that capsized off South Korea, investigators said, as divers worked to access the sunken hull. A total of 270 people – including scores of high school students – remain missing after Wednesday’s disaster. Twenty-six …South Korea Ferry Disaster: Rescuers Race to Find SurvivorsWall Street...