Inside the MagicWonderCon is making its third appearance in as many years in Anaheim in 2014, and it looks like it is here to stay. Many comic book and fantasy fans are getting fed up with the over-crowding to be found at the San Diego Comic Con, and are liking the …WonderCon 2014: ‘X-Men,’ ‘Batman’ and beyond — 11 can’t-miss...

TCPalmJelly Bean Garden: Plant a seed and harvest a lollipop. 8 a.m.-2 p.m. April 19. LaPorte Farms, 7700 129th St., Sebastian. Donations. 772-633-0813; [email protected] Sebastian Easter Egg Hunt: 5 different age groups that are: 0-2 years, 3-4 years, 5, 6, …Ebenezer Congregational ChurchLodi News-SentinelChurch news for Saturday, April 19, 2014Lynchburg...

San Jose Mercury NewsOAKLAND — The A’s locked up reliever Sean Doolittle with a contract extension Friday afternoon, just hours before prized prospect Sonny Gray showed once again that he also has the makings of a franchise cornerstone. Gray kept the Houston Astros in check …A’s pummel Astros 11-3Chicago TribuneA’s score 7 in 1st,...

ABC NewsNot until the final minutes of more than seven hours of negotiating was an agreement struck in Geneva this week to calm boiling tensions along the shared border between Russia and Ukraine. But the deal won’t be sealed until its terms are met, and patience …Ukraine government promises reforms as insurgents refuse to vacate buildingsFox NewsPro-Russian...

BBC NewsThe search for three missing Sherpa guides on Mount Everest has resumed after 13 were killed by an avalanche. The avalanche struck around 06:45 local time (01:00 GMT) on Friday in an area known as “popcorn field”, just above Everest base camp at …Search Resumes for Missing Sherpa Avalanche VictimsVoice of AmericaNZ company mourns Everest...

American Live WireLinkedIn is jumping for joy today. The popular social network for professionals hit a milestone record, gaining in upwards of 300 million members, the company announced Friday. The U.S. makes up about 100 million of the crop while the other 200 million hail …LinkedIn crosses 300 million registered usersFirstpostLinkedIn’s user base...

Las Vegas SunA house breaks apart as a slow-moving landslide in Jackson, Wyo. advances downhill on Friday, April 18. 2014. The slide has cut off access to a 60-person neighborhood and has threatened town utilities, including a water line. By Mead Gruver, Associated …Looming, creeping landslide splits home in WyomingMontana Standard all 89 news articles ...

Washington PostThe Obama administration has — again — postponed a decision on the proposed Keystone XL pipeline by giving eight different agencies more time to submit their views on whether the pipeline from Canada’s oil sands to the Texas Gulf Coast would serve …Delay Won’t Quell 2014 Wrangling Over Keystone XLABC NewsUS puts off...

Daily Journal OnlineCosplay is one the biggest rituals practiced by Comic Con attendees today. The people who partake in cosplay get to dress as their favorite characters from comics, video games, anime, magna, movies, television and so much more. Their costumes range …WonderCon 2014: ‘X-Men,’ ‘Batman’ and beyond — 11 can’t-miss...

Actress Sues City of Santa Monica Over Collission at ICE RinkPatch.com“Dumb and Dumber” actress Lisa Stothard is suing the city of Santa Monica over an ice skating collision at a city-owned seasonal rink that left her dependent on a wheelchair. Stothard and her husband, actor Daniel Bernhardt, filed the lawsuit Wednesday …Actress Sues Santa Monica For Collision At Ice Skating Rink That Left Her …CBS LocalActress Files Lawsuit Over Santa Monica Ice Skating Rink InjuriesSanta Monica Mirror all 3 news articles ...

Hindustan TimesThe social networking giant has added new features like birthday and event reminders and photo comments to its two month old iPhone app called Paper. According to CNET, Facebook’s Paper is meant to be a standalone app that caters to every desire such …Facebook Paper for iOS adds birthdays, photo comments and moreTechRadar UKFacebook updates...

Los Angeles TimesThe New York Mets traded slumping first baseman Ike Davis to the Pittsburgh Pirates on Friday in exchange for minor league right-hander Zack Thornton and a player to be named. The Mets announced the deal minutes before a 6-0 loss to Atlanta. Davis, 27 …Mets GM Sandy Alderson should have traded Ike Davis earlier for better valueNew York Daily...

Boston GlobeRyan Hall could very well represent the top United States hope in the 2014 Boston Marathon, and to prepare to compete with the East African runners whom he has not beaten in the past, he went straight to the source. Hall spent a month in Yaya Village, …2013 Boston Marathon Champion Reaches Out to City Torn by AttackNew York TimesBoston Marathon...

Portsmouth NewsView the latest news and sport or download full editions of the newspaper to read offline. Search for Portsmouth News in your Android or iOS app store today. Newspaper subscribers get free unlimited access to the app.Android Gains in US, Basic Phones almost ExtinctNaharnetClean, Crisp, Fewer Clicks: the Redesigned Chase Mobile(R) App for iPhone(R)Wall...

NBC Southern CaliforniaLos Angeles E-Cigarette Ban Takes Effect. After months of heated debate, the ban on the controversial use of e-cigarettes became official. By Irene Moore, Hetty Chang and Kate Larsen. | Saturday, Apr 19, 2014 | Updated 12:03 AM PDT. View Comments (. ).Los Angeles e-cigarette ban in bars, restaurants starts SaturdayLos Angeles Daily NewsE-Cigarette...

New York TimesStudents from Danwon High School in Ansan, South Korea, on Friday paid tribute to a friend who died in the ferry sinking. Credit Woohae Cho for The New York Times. The third mate, who was in charge at the bridge while Mr. Lee was away, did not respond …Prosecutors seek arrest warrant for South Korean ferry captainNew York Post all 5,975 news...

“COMPUTERBASE : DE : DIE BEREITS ZUR CES 2014 ERSTMALS …”Ad-Hoc-News (Pressemitteilung)ComputerBase : DE : Die bereits zur CES 2014 erstmals gezeigte Version der Kompaktwasserkühlung Reserator 3 Max mit vergrö ...

The Oakland Athletics Fatal FlawSwingin’ A’sOctober 10, 2013; Oakland, CA, USA; Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Justin Verlander (35) delivers a pitch during the eighth inning in game five of the American League divisional series playoff baseball game against the Oakland Athletics at O.co Coliseum.Fantasy Baseball: A’s Jim Johnson needs to get closer job backFantasy CPR all 2 news articles …read more Source: Oakland Athletics News From Google News ...

New step for Irish dancing with contest taking to London stageIrish TimesThe four are among 5,000 competitors who have taken to the stage at a London hotel this week for the 44th World Irish Dancing Championships – the first time in its history it has been held in England. The championships have attracted attention: Jeremy … …read more Source: London News From Google ...

OneindiaThe movie 2 States has collected Rs 12.42 crores nett at the Indian Box Office on its first day. Taran Adarsh Tweeted, “#2States is SPECTACULAR in India. Fri Rs 12.42 cr nett [early estimates]. 3rd highest opener of 2014 after #JaiHo and #Gunday.” The …2 states gets bumper opening collects rs 10 9 cr on first day at box officeSahara Samay all...

CNN(CNN) — The underwater drone scanning for traces of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 should complete its task within the next week, as the search for the plane intensifies, a government official said Saturday. “Today and tomorrow, it’s imperative that we …Missing Malaysia Airlines flight: How MH370 will change travelSydney Morning HeraldMalaysia...

WPTZ The Champlain Valley“I didn’t expect him to be here,” Middlebury freshman and Seattle native Cedric Rhodes said. ” I’ve been carrying around my jersey all day long just hoping to run into him around campus, and I walk up to practice and there’s Steven Hauschka and I said …Hauschka’s Secret to Success: RelaxationMiddlebury...

NDTVRio de Janeiro: Brazil’s south-east city of Rio de Janeiro has opened bidding for two infrastructure projects in the lead-up to the 2016 Olympic Games, authorities said. Mayor Eduardo Paes said on Friday that the projects are part of the Diodoro Sports …Bidding begins for Rio 2016 Olympic Games projectsXinhua all 112 news articles …read...

Richard Armitage, Sean Bean and Andy Serkis at WonderconTheOneRing.netDragonOnShirt And so is TORn. Wondercon runs all three days of the Easter weekend here in Anaheim, California, just across the street from Disneyland. In fact, everyone outside was treated to Disneyland’s nightly fireworks celebration, Gandalf would … …read more Source: WonderCon News From Google News ...

Boston GlobeFederal agents shut down an unlicensed radio station in Grove Hall Thursday that is popular in the African-American community and seized transmission equipment in a crackdown on illegally operating stations, according to the US attorney’s Boston office.Boston radio station Touch 106.1 FM raided, shutdown by FCCMassLive.comPeterson: Pirate radio...

Las Vegas Sun (blog)Guy Fieri works a patio grill at The Quad helping to serve burgers to fans outside his first Las Vegas restaurant, Guy Fieri’s Vegas Kitchen & Bar on Friday, April 4, 2014. By John Katsilometes (contact) John Katsilometes. Friday, April 18, 2014 | 2:08 …Las Vegas: Guy Fieri opens restaurant fronting the StripLos Angeles TimesGuy...

A Lesson in Liberal/Democratic Party HypocrisyAmerican ThinkerWomen and minorities who succeed via education, right choices, and hard work, without Democratic Party intervention, upset the Democrats’ applecart. These uppity women and minorities must be silenced at any and all cost. But wait a minute, Joseph. …read more Source: Democratic Party News From Google News ...

Anchorage Daily NewsOakland, CA (SportsNetwork.com) – Yoenis Cespedes went 3-for-4 with a homer and three RBI and Alberto Callaspo added a three-run shot as the Oakland Athletics hammered the Houston Astros, 11-3, in the opener of a three-game set. Coco Crisp and Josh …Lowrie, Porter exchange words in OaklandMLB.comGame Thread #16: Oakland Athletics...

Man dodges $525 fine for refilling his sodaLas Vegas SunCHARLESTON, S.C. — A man who faced a $525 fine for refilling an 89-cent drink at a Veterans Affairs hospital apparently will get off with a warning. When Christopher Lewis of North Charleston, S.C., refilled his drink without paying Wednesday, a … and more …read more Source: Las Vegas News By Google ...

AceShowbizThe ‘X Men: Days of Future Past’ director’s lawyer says that he has proofs the moviemaker was not in Hawaii during the alleged acts because he was in Canada for filming. Tweet. Bryan Singer. See larger image. Photo credit: FayesVision/WENN.Attorney: Bryan Singer Accuser Will File More Hollywood Sex Abuse Suits …Hollywood ReporterBryan...

Seattle outlines regulations for micro-housingKING5.comSeattle City Council is one step closer to regulating a new category in the city’s real estate market: micro-housing. On a lawn in the Eastlake neighborhood, a land use action sign notifies neighbors. On a nearby pole hangs a notice of public meeting … …read more Source: Seattle News From Google ...

Aquinnah tribe buoyed by gaming rulingCapecodonlineIn a ruling handed down last week, a federal judge concluded that Congress intended the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act to prevent state law from interfering with Indian gaming on tribal lands. The judge in the Alabama case ruled on April 11 that the … …read more Source: Gaming News Feed From Google News ...

Times of IndiaMEXICO CITY: Gabriel Garcia Marquez, the Nobel laureate whose novels and short stories exposed tens of millions of readers to Latin America’s passion, superstition, violence and inequality, died at home in Mexico City around midday, according to people …Photos of the DaySFGateAuthor Gabriel Garcia Marquez diesBBC NewsGabriel Garcia Marquez...

Nashville Software School hopes to crack the codeThe TennesseanClearly what we’ve seen in the growth of the tech community in Nashville and the demand that is still out there, there is plenty of demand for keep us doing what we are doing and expand what we are doing.” So far, the school has graduated 63 students … …read more Source: Nashville News From Google ...

Sports Chat PlaceThe San Francisco Giants and San Diego Padres will square off Saturday night for game two. The Padres won the first game, 2-1. The Giants have lost back-to-back games by the exact same score, but it certainly isn’t due to a lack of pitching. The Giants have …Padres 2, Giants 1Chicago TribuneSF Giants offense disappears again in loss...

Boston HeraldThe momentum continued to climb upward for the Bruins as the minutes ticked away in the third period. With each opportunity for the B’s, the noise from a crowd of 17,565 seemed to become louder and louder. With each shot, however, Detroit’s Jimmy Howard …Datsyuk’s brilliant goal all that Red Wings needFOXSports.comBruins learn...

Global Cleveland launching new push to attract immigrantsWKYC-TVCLEVELAND — Cleveland is a city that was built by immigrants. But it’s no longer the magnet that it used to be for those born in other countries. Cuyahoga County lost the second most residents between 2011 and 2012 of any U.S. county. And those … …read more Source: Cleveland News From Google ...

Cal AthleticsThe Huskies improved to 27-7-1 and 14-3 in the Pac-12, while the Golden Bears dropped to 15-19 overall and 4-10 in conference play. The top three batters in the Cal order – Derek Campbell, Aaron Knapp and Devon Rodriguez – each finished with two hits …Crucial eighth inning propels Huskies over CalDailyuw#7 Washington Huskies baseball...

SFGate (blog)San Diego – Matt Cain knows all about being Cained, which makes sense, since it was named after him. Cain has gotten zero, one or two runs of support in 101 of his 269 career starts. He just knows the subject a bit too intimately in this young season …Ross, Padres beat Cain and Giants 2-1San Francisco Chronicle all 58 news articles ...

AceShowbizThe Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has just announced key dates for the next Oscar ceremony. The 87th annual awards show is confirmed to take place February 22, 2015 at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles, and will be broadcast …87th Annual Academy Awards Date Set for Feb. 22ABC NewsWhen is The Oscars 2015? Date for next Academy...

MotherboardThirty thousand Chinese workers are on strike in the factories of China’s biggest shoe manufacturer, the Associated Press reports. Those plants, operated by Yue Yuen Industrial Holdings, produce many of the world’s favorite shoe brands, including Nike, …Strike at Nike, Adidas China Supplier Halts OutputBloombergCheated Shoe Workers...

USA TODAYVANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Canadian police confirmed an arrest has been made in the Netherlands in the case of a Canadian teenager who was blackmailed into exposing herself in front of a webcam. The 15-year-old later committed suicide …Canada to seek extradition of man tied to Amanda Todd caseThe Globe and MailWho is the Dutch man arrested...

Pastor: ‘Easter is ‘Super Bowl‘Toledo BladeTom Martin, pastor of its Perrysburg campus at 29129 Lime City Rd., calls Easter CedarCreek’s Super Bowl. “Our prayer is that we’ll be somewhere between 18,000 to 20,000 people” in attendance for a total of eight services held simultaneously on all … …read more Source: NFL – Super Bowl Game News ...

Wall Street JournalA handout photo taken on April 13, 2014, and obtained on April 17, 2014, shows Leading Seaman, Boatswain’s Mate, William Sharkey searching for debris on a rigid hull inflatable boat as HMAS Perth searches for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH 370 in …Source: Malaysia Airlines jet soared high briefly, then descendedCNNAustralian...

Bleacher ReportFormer longtime UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre nabbed a small villain role in this month’s blockbuster release of Captain America: The Winter Soldier, and he’s hoping that could earn him a spot in one of the world’s most respected …Georges St-Pierre — I Want To Be a Villain!!TMZ.com all 9 news articles ...

Bears Going Through Dress Rehearsals This SpringCal AthleticsCal’s head football coach is putting his players in as many game-like situations as possible this spring, taking full advantage of NCAA rules that permit eight fully padded practices and maximizing the Golden Bears‘ exposure to what they might … and more …read more Source: California Golden Bears News From Google News ...

Hattiesburg AmericanJACKSON — Mississippi’s unemployment rate rose to 7.6 percent in March as more people entered the labor force than could find jobs. A separate survey shows state employer payrolls fell for the fourth straight month, suggesting that Mississippi’s stronger …County unemployment rate at 5.2 percentSt. Augustine RecordFarm...

The Denver ChannelDENVER – Late this week, at any given moment the parking lot of Starbuds Dispensary, one of Denver’s many pot retailers, was filled with airport shuttles, taxis and cars with out-of-state plates. Manager Bret Ahroon told 7NEWS about 70 percent of … and more …read more Source: Denver News From Google ...

Former Rep. Tony Coelho to speak at Democratic Party dinner in MercedMerced Sun-StarMERCED — Tony Coelho, a former congressman who represented the Central Valley, is scheduled to be the keynote speaker Tuesday during the Merced County Democratic Party’s Jefferson-Jackson Dinner. The dinner also will honor lifelong Democrats … and more …read more Source: Democratic Party News From Google News ...

Oregon Daily Emerald1 Oregon Ducks return to Howe Field to host the California Golden Bears for game two of their series. Since gaining the unanimous no. 1 ranking before the Oregon State series last week, the Ducks look to continue to their offensive success with another …Golden Bears Face Top-Ranked Ducks in EugeneCal AthleticsCal Softball at No.1 Oregon...