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 ...

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...

Washington PostST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — David Price was no match for CC Sabathia or the New York Yankees this time. A boy with toy gun poses for picture in front of barricades at the police headquarters ...

NFL MocksJan 20, 2013; Atlanta, GA, USA; San Francisco 49ers running back LaMichael James (23) runs with the ball against the Atlanta Falcons in the NFC Championship game at the Georgia Dome. The 49ers won 28-24. Mandatory Credit: Matthew Emmons-USA …NFL Trade Rumors: LaMichael James would welcome trade from 49ersFanSidedSan Francisco 49ers Have Mishandled...

New York Daily NewsMichael Egan III, now 31, publicly addressed the media Thursday with the damning allegations that ‘X-Men’ director Bryan Singer was part of a group of men that molested underage boys after feeding them drugs and alcohol. BY Bonnie Robinson , Bill …Bryan Singer’s Accuser Says He ‘Was Raped Numerous Times’AceShowbizBryan...

Entertainment WeeklySo the looming bomb did go off — in the first three minutes of the show! While Cyrus was content to let everyone at Senator Hightower’s funeral get blown up just to erase Fitz’s presidential rivals (truly his most evil decision yet), Jake storms into the Oval Office …‘Scandal’ serves up explosive season finale!USA...

Chicago Sun-TimesFILE – In this March 16, 2014 file photo, Duke’s Jabari Parker, right, drives past Virginia’s Justin Anderson during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in the championship of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Greensboro, N.C. …NBA Draft 2014: Duke All-American Jabari Parker heads to the NBA after...

Los Angeles TimesEmergency 911 calls released Thursday by the CHP convey the chaos and confusion in the moments after a FedEx truck collided head-on with a tour bus full of students, killing 10 people and injuring dozens of others. In one of the calls, from a passenger who …Neighbors rushed in vain to help in California bus crash that killed 10WTAQ911 Tapes...

Wall Street JournalThe company hadn’t provided sales figures since early January, when said it sold 3.9 million units through the end of 2013. Microsoft’s statement comes a day after rival Sony Corp. 6758.TO +0.79% Sony Corp. Japan: Tokyo ...

Reuters UKBEIJING (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 …All China March new home prices +7.7% y/y (compared to +8.7% in February)FXstreet.comChina...

seattlepi.com (blog)The city of Seattle has suspended limits and regulations on rideshare companies, enacted just last month by the City Council and grudgingly signed by Seattle Mayor Ed Murray. A fast-starting campaign, fueled with more than $400,000 from UberX, Lyft and …Seattle ride-sharing regulations suspended; Mayor wants to negotiate with …GeekWireSignatures...

TubefilterYouTube is getting ready to pitch its top-performing channels to advertisers, and it has put together a secret series of sizzle reels to show them off. And we found them. The world’s largest video sharing site is showcasing the Google Preferred program … …read more Source: YouTube News Feed From Google News ...

Chevron case in dispute: ObjectionsUSA TODAYThe column by Theodore J. Boutrous Jr., about lawsuit “fraud” distorts what happened in courts in Ecuador and the United States regarding the multibillion-dollar judgment against Chevron for environmental contamination. In Ecuador, Chevron lost in the …Federal fraud rulings are welcomePacific Daily NewsTheodore J. Boutrous Jr.: Chevron, Dole cases expose lawyer corruptionLivingston Daily all 3 news articles …read more Source: Chevron Ecuador Fraud News By Google ...

Boy Possibly Electrocuted While Swimming In Family PoolCBS LocalMIAMI (CBSMiami) — The pool where a little boy took his last swim is now empty, drained just days after the child’s sudden death. An avid swimmer, 7-year-old Calder Sloan was in the water Sunday afternoon when police say a jolt of electricity coursed …7-year-old electrocuted in family poolMiamiHerald.com all 6 news articles …read more Source: Miami News From Google ...

New York Daily NewsStephanie Miner announced her resignation Thursday. She said she stepped down to give the Democratic party time to find a replacement prior to its convention in May. But Miner has had some public disagreements with Gov. Cuomo in recent months.Syracuse mayor resigns as Democratic Party chairNews 10NBCSyracuse mayor Stephanie Miner resigns as Democratic...

Bleacher ReportThe Broncos drew the NFC East in 2013, and those four games hardly prepared them for the final NFC opponent they would face. The NFC East … With one of the best head coaches in the NFL in Jeff Fisher on their sideline, this is clearly a team on the rise.It’s finally spring: Time to let the playoffs beginVail Daily News all 2 news articles ...

ESPN (blog)Outfielder Shane Victorino will work out with the Red Sox upon the team’s return to Boston on Friday, Farrell said, and the plan is for him to head out on a three-game rehab assignment, most likely in Pawtucket. The plan is for Victorino to play …Red Sox Announce Marathon Tributes Prior To Sunday’s GameCBS LocalBeleaguered Red Sox eke...

PCWorldAbout 2.6 million payment cards at Michaels Stores and another 400,000 at subsidiary Aaron Brothers may have been affected in a card skimming attack that compromised its point-of-sale systems, the retailer said Thursday. Michaels said it had found …Security breaches impact 3 Million cards used at Michaels and Aaron Brothers …Central Valley Business...

The Citizen.comThe six-month trial Trap, Neuter and Return (TNR) program will center on four areas where feral cats are often seen and reported. Those areas include the Fayette Pavilion, Bryson Lane in Fayetteville, the Ga. Highway 85 Connector in Brooks and the … and more …read more Source: Fayetteville GA News From Google News ...

Chefs Week: Kerry Simon to open downtown Las Vegas restaurant next monthLas Vegas SunDr. Ryan Walsh, his physician at Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health downtown, is organizing the first-ever global symposium of MSA experts to meet in Las Vegas in November to share information and trials and seek government funding. and more …read more Source: Las Vegas Restaurant News From Google News ...

‘Let it Go’ Remix From Movie ‘Frozen’ Takes Off on YouTubeFox17DALLAS, Texas. – It’s the highest grossing animated movie of all time. With that kind of popularity, it’s no surprise people are creating their own YouTube videos from ‘Frozen’. Now, a remix of ‘Let it Go’ by Brian Hull has more than 10 million views … …read more Source: YouTube News Feed From Google News ...

Sydney Morning HeraldIf you think it’s been too long since the world has had a good old-fashioned freak-out over a Facebook privacy issue, then here’s some good news. The social network has announced plans for a new feature called Nearby Friends, which as the name suggests, …Facebook rolls out ‘Nearby Friends,’ a real-time friend trackerWashington...

KOMO NewsA Seattle Police officer swings his baton at protesters during a May Day march that began as an anti-capitalism protest and turned into demonstrators clashing with police, Wednesday, May 1, 2013, in downtown Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren) …Seattle police say they’re prepared for May Day violenceKIRO Seattle all 12 news articles …read...

Palms explains technical issues during Bryan Ferry’s concertLas Vegas WeeklyAs the Weekly reported, Bryan Ferry’s April 12 show at the Pearl at the Palms started smoothly, but technical problems marred the second half. On April 17, Palms officials set the record straight, explaining that most of the technical issues were … and more …read more Source: Las Vegas Concert News From Google News ...

Honolulu Star-AdvertiserU.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard is making her first trip to Japan, South Korea and China as a member of Congress. Gabbard, a Democrat, announced Thursday she will be part of a mostly Republican delegation to meet with leaders in the three Asian powerhouse …Gabbard Part of Congressional Group to Visit Japan, China, South KoreaHonolulu Civil...

Manhattan restaurant proactive on food allergensmyfoxny.comNEW YORK (MYFOXNY) -. From the St. Louis spare to a rack of beef, ribs are the specialty for Chef Eddie Montalvo at Blue Smoke Restaurant in the Flat Iron District of Manhattan. While the ribs are smoked for flavor, they are cooked gluten- and nut-free. …read more Source: New York Restaurant News From Google News ...

Scouting report: Astros at Oakland AthleticsChron.com (blog)1. Second chance: Cy-Falls lefthander Scott Kazmir has re-established his career with the A’s since he spent part of the 2012 season with the independent Sugar Land Skeeters. He will try to improve to 3-0 in the second game of the series. 2. It’s a … and more …read more Source: Oakland Athletics News From Google News ...

4th Navy official charged in bribery schemeHonolulu Star-AdvertiserSAN DIEGO ...

Glendale officials call lawmakers to approve Super Bowl billKPHO PhoenixMembers of the Glendale City Council are calling on lawmakers to pass a bill that would reimburse the city of Glendale for public safety costs associated with hosting next year’s Super Bowl. The heavily watered-down House Bill 2547 would require …City releases statement on HB 2547Glendale Star all 2 news articles …read more Source: NFL – Super Bowl Game News ...

Swingin’ A’sThe A’s did get out of the inning with the following batter, Raul Ibanez hitting into a double play. With runners aboard in the seventh, Callaspo made a throwing error to second base on a J.B. Shuck grounder where an experienced first baseman would …A’s Alberto Callaspo is too good to be overlookedSan Francisco Chronicle all...

Top 10 Wide Receivers in the NFL DraftSI.comTop 10 Wide Receivers in the NFL Draft. Facebook Share. Share. Tumblr; StumbleUpon; Reddit; Digg; Delicious Del.i.cious. Email. Print. Text: Chris Burke Photo: John W. McDonough/SI. 1 of 10. View all Thumbnails. #1. Mike Evans. Texas A&M. …read more Source: NFL Draft News Feed By Google ...

NFL.comSuspension likely for San Francisco 49ers’ Aldon Smith. By Dan Hanzus; Around the League Writer; Published: April 17, 2014 at 09:17 p.m.; Updated: April 17, 2014 at 11:07 p.m.. Friend(s) Email Your Email Send Email. By Dan Hanzus. Donovan McNabb …How will the 49ers react without its two most talented defenders?SFGate (blog)Report: Aldon Smith...

Illawarra MercuryCELEB GOSS: James Franco lashes out at theatre critic. April 18, 2014, noon. James Franco. Picture: GETTY IMAGES. James Franco lashes out at theatre critic. James Franco has lashed out at a prominent theatre critic after receiving a mixed review for …James Franco’s Of Mice and Men grips criticsStar Magazine UKJames Franco Goes Off on...

The Denver PostThis undated photo provided by the Denver Police Department shows of Richard Kirk. Kirk is being held for investigation of first-degree murder in the death of his wife in their Denver home. Police officers arrived just after Kristine Kirk was shot in …Before shooting his wife, Denver Police say suspect Richard Kirk allegedly ate …The...

Deadline.comEXCLUSIVE: In the wake of shocking allegations of sexual abuse against Bryan Singer that surfaced five weeks before the launch of the new X-Men film, Singer has cancelled a scheduled appearance at this weekend’s WonderCon in Anaheim, Deadline …Bryan Singer May Sue Sex Abuse Accuser for Malicious Prosecution, Slams …GossipCop all 474...

BloombergRescued passengers from Sewol, a 6,825-ton passenger ship owned by Chonghaejin Marine Co., are assisted by rescue teams on arriving at Jindo port in Jindo, South Korea. Close. Rescued passengers from Sewol, a 6,825-ton passenger ship owned by …Uproar Online After Reports Allege Ferry Rescue InactionWall Street JournalSouth Korea ferry death toll...

The Denver PostAt its annual Heroes Luncheon on Thursday, the Denver Police Department honored officers who have gone above and beyond the call of duty. Honors bestowed by Chief Robert White included the Medal of Honor, Medal of Valor and Distinguished Service …Denver Police officers honored for acts of heroism, valor and distinguished …The Denver ChannelDPD...

Palms speaks out about technical issues during Bryan Ferry’s concertLas Vegas Weekly (blog)The Pearl at the Palms was recently taken to task by the Weekly for myriad technical problems during an April 12 performance by Bryan Ferry. On April 17, Palms officials, who were not asked about the problems prior to the review running, wanted to set … and more …read more Source: Las Vegas Concert News From Google News ...

Gwinnettdailypost.comWhile there have been dozens of films that have explored the possible downsides of the Internet, few have done so with more balance and plausibility than the first half of “Transcendence.” For one solid hour this film delves into the pros and cons of artificial …Transcendence: plugged in and implausibleDAWN.comJohnny Depp’s...

New York TimesMs. Clinton said that she and her husband were expecting their first child this year. Publish Date April 17, 2014. Credit Andrew Kelly/Reuters. the main story. the main story. the main story Share This Page.Chelsea Clinton announces she and husband Marc Mezvinsky are expecting …Washington PostChelsea Clinton is pregnantSan Jose Mercury NewsChelsea...

Washington PostPresident Obama announced Thursday that 8 million people have signed up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act, calling the feat a success story that Democrats should “forcefully defend and be proud of” in the face of Republican election-year …Obamacare enrollments hit 8 millionLos Angeles TimesSignups Exceed Obama’s...

New York TimesThe Jets’ medical staff cleared Chris Johnson before he signed a two-year contract worth $8 million with another $1 million in incentives Wednesday. Credit Frank Franklin Ii/Associated Press. the main story. the main story.Johnson: Vick, Smith to battle for top spotESPN (blog)Chris Johnson looking to prove doubters wrongNewsdayJets RB Johnson...

Why Chris Christie Should NOT Be PresidentHuffington Post (blog)If I ever doubted why Chris Christie should not be president of the United States, I don’t any longer after reading Ryan Lizza’s scorching article in the April 14 issue of The New Yorker. Titled “Crossing Christie: What the bridge scandal says about …“Time for some traffic problems in Fort Lee”Fusion all 2 news articles …read more Source: Chris Christie News From Google ...

Washington PostBRYAN SINGER, the director-producer of dozens of films, including the “X-Men” franchise, is being accused of sexually abusing a male teenager in a federal lawsuit filed Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Hawaii, entertainment-media outlets such as The …Bryan Singer Accuser Filed Suit Over Sexual Abuse in 2000 But Didn’t Name...

The Globe and MailToronto Mayor Rob Ford kicked off his re-election bid with a long-promised party in his suburban heartland, decking out a convention hall with red and blue balloons, Ford Nation swag and a decommissioned fire truck that proclaimed the city’s controversial …Rob Ford launches re-election bid: ‘I won’t back down’CBC.caToronto...

Why Chris Christie Should NOT Be PresidentHuffington PostIf I ever doubted why Chris Christie should not be president of the United States, I don’t any longer after reading Ryan Lizza’s scorching article in the April 14 issue of The New Yorker. Titled “Crossing Christie: What the bridge scandal says about …“Time for some traffic problems in Fort Lee”Fusion all 2 news articles …read more Source: Chris Christie News From Google ...

DailyTechNissan is looking to lure in new LEAF customers by expanding its “No Charge to Charge” promotion and offering new EZ-Charge cards. According to Nissan News, the new EZ-Charge cards will allow Nissan LEAF owners to access EV charging networks like …Nissan Offers Free Charging for Leaf OwnersAutomobile MagazineNissan Leaf buyers in some...