Former Oakland Mayor Jean Quan to work for Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf? Yes! On March 30th, Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf sent out a tweet announcing she was taking applications for a Policy Director for Youth and Education, or ‘Youth Policy Director.’ The YDP has a number of responsibilities, including, according to the description: Chief policy advisor to the Mayor on issues of education from early childhood through post-secondary and adult education. Help the Mayor ensure a policy environment that supports the goals of equity,...

Facebook unveils new featureNews 12 WestchesterScrapbooks will help users tag and organize pictures and then display the photos on one specialized page. (April 1, 2015 9:22 AM). Facebook has a new feature that’ll help users be more creative with their photos. The new option, called ‘Scrapbooks,’ will let …Facebook Launches Scrapbook Feature For Parents, Kids, And PetsImmortal News Facebook’s Scrapbook feature gives kids an online presenceRapplerFacebook’s new ‘Scrapbook’ helps parents...

Rolando McClain returning to Dallas Cowboys for 2015 NFL seasonAL.comMcClain helped the Cowboys win the NFC East title with 81 tackles and two interceptions during the 2014 season, even though he missed three games with injuries. The former Decatur High School standout left both of the Cowboys’ playoff games with …and more …read more From:: NFL NFC Game News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

NBA Standings 2015: Latest Team Records, Playoff Seeding and PredictionsBleacher ReportAs April begins, the two best teams in the NBA appear to be the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers. If that assessment proves to be true, it would create one heck of an NBA Finals—one that would likely achieve some of the highest television …NBA playoff picture comes into focusThe Guardian NBA Playoff Picture Update: Brooklyn begins to separate from a crowded fieldYahoo Sports (blog)all 27 news articles …read more From::...

Fourth suspect charged in West Oakland mother’s killingContra Costa TimesChyemil Pierce was killed Monday afternoon, March 9, 2015, when she was struck by gunfire from a nearby shooting as she tried to get her children to safety near their West Oakland home, police said. (Pierce Family Photo/Courtesy Oakland Police Dept.).Fourth suspect is charged in murder of West Oakland murder of mother trying to …abc7news.com 4th man held in fatal shooting of West Oakland motherSFGateFourth suspect charged in murder of West Oakland...

Leah Remini and Scientology Clash Again as Actress Tweets Support for ‘Going …Christian PostFormer members of the Church of Scientology have spoken out in praise of HBO’s documentary “Going Clear.” Lisa Marie Presley and Leah Remini are just two celebrities who were once members of the Church of Scientology. They decided to leave the …Actress Leah Remini praises ‘brave’ ex-Scientology membersEdmonton Sun Here’s The Actress The Church Of Scientology ‘Assigned’ As Tom...

Chromebook Pixel vs. Acer Chromebook 13: Why I bought the AcerZDNetacer-chromebook-with-nvidia-k1-product-photos01.jpg The Acer C720 Chromebook has served me well for over a year, but recently I decided I wanted to get a new Chromebook with best-in-class performance that could handle all of my work needs.Acer to bring Chrome OS to an all-in-one PC, as vendors experimentComputerworld Asus Chromebook Flip is a $249 convertible Chrome OS hybridInquirerChrome OS comes to the TV with ChromebitHindustan TimesDaily News & Analysis -Focus...

Police: 16-year-old killed in Englewood shooting, 6 others wounded across cityChicago TribunePolice officers responded to a call of shots fired at 10:10 a.m. in the 1200 block of West 57th Street and found a male lying on the ground, said Officer Michael Sullivan, a spokesman for the Chicago Police Department. The boy was taken in critical …Two killed, 15 wounded in Chicago weekend shootingsChicago Sun-Times One Dead, Eight Wounded In Monday ShootingsCBS LocalWEEK IN REVIEW: Six shot dead throughout ChicagoHomicide Watch Chicagoall...

Microsoft Surface 3 vs. Surface Pro 3: Which is Better for Business?Business News DailyMicrosoft’s Surface Pro 3 is one of the most versatile business machines around, with a detachable hybrid design and top-notch stylus support — but it doesn’t come cheap. The price for the entry-level model, with keyboard, is $830, and most workers will want …Microsoft unveils low-cost Surface 3 tabletTimes of India Microsoft Surface Pro 3 now gets even better with new firmware updateEcumenical NewsPricing and availability for...

Derrick Rose’s Return May Not Require Much Adjusting from Chicago BullsBleacher ReportIn many ways, this might seem like this is just another year of waiting for the Chicago Bulls coming back from injury. But this return isn’t the same as previous returns, and these Bulls aren’t the same as the old Bulls. The nature of Rose’s injury is …Bulls building toward playoff readiness with Derrick Rose scrimmagingChicago Tribune Bulls’ Taj Gibson Accepts His Reduced Role Without ComplaintCBS LocalChicago...

Religious Freedom Law: Arkansas Bill Awaits Governor’s Decision After Indiana …NBCNews.comAs Indiana deals with a national uproar over its religious freedom law, the focus is shifting to Arkansas, where a similar bill has landed on the governor’s desk — and is opposed by the biggest company in America. Gov. Asa Hutchinson, a Republican, has said …Indiana Gov. Mike Pence Says He ‘Could Have Handled’ Religious Freedom …ABC News The latest developments on religious objection lawsWashington...

NCAA Bracket 2015: Final Four Teams, Updated Schedule and PicksBleacher ReportOf the remaining survivors, three are No. 1 seeds with at least one college superstar. Fans of NBA teams out of playoff contention will turn their focus to scouting a myriad of potential lottery picks. Michigan State is not the conventional underdog, but it’s a No.Michigan State will win 2015 national championship, says puppiesMLive.com Kentucky and Wisconsin Meet Again in Final FourUKAthleticsCaucus: Who is the best of the Final Four coaches?USA...

Israeli leader says world needs ‘better deal’ with IranDaily MailJERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Wednesday made a last-ditch appeal for world powers to call off an emerging nuclear agreement with Iran, saying the world must insist on a “better deal” that links concessions to a change in …Iran nuclear talks reach impasse on detailsIrish Times all 7,028 news articles …read more From:: Top Stories By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Long-awaited “Mad Max” comeback closer with new trailerReutersLOS ANGELES, April 1 (Reuters) – Movie fans got an adrenaline-filled glimpse of the much-anticipated rebooted version of the “Mad Max” series, with the release of a full theatrical trailer less than two months before the film premieres at the Cannes Film …Reuters Entertainment News SummaryDaily Mail Watch Tom Hardy Turn Badass In The New ‘Mad Max: Fury Road’ Trailer!MTV UKMad Max: Fury Road – see what the explosive...

Teresa Giudice’s prison life revealed as husband Joe tells how she spends her …Daily MailSisters: ‘We were there last weekend. She made us wait an hour to make her hair, to do her hair,’ he said. ‘That was a little annoying.’ Above, Gia and Gabriella fix their siblings’ hair at their family’s mansion in New Jersey. Playing around: However, once the …Joe Giudice ‘Extra’ interview: Wants ‘very big’ paycheck to return to ‘Real …NJ.com Teresa Giudice...

One awful chart that could mean trouble for Chris Christie’s presidential …Business InsiderVia Bloomberg’s Joe Weisenthal, this chart could spell trouble for New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) if he decides to run for president (though his announcement is widely expected). From the New York Fed, this chart shows economic activity in New York …and more …read more From:: Chris Christie News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

David Blitzer: What Triggered Apple Inc. (AAPL) Inclusion Into The Dow Jones …Insider Monkey (blog)Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) is currently the company with highest market cap in the world. But even with these credentials Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) did not get a place in the 30 stock that represent the Dow Jones Industrial Average (INDEXDJX:DJI) till …Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Stock Shed 3.1% Since Inclusion In Dow JonesBenchmark Monitor all 4 news articles …read more From:: Dow Jones News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Laurie McGouirkNews-Daily.com##Ms. McGouirk is survived by her children, Dannille McGouirk, Jackson, GA; Cliff (Lisa) McGouirk, Jackson, GA, Julie McGouirk, Jonesboro, GA; siblings, Mike (Martha) Moscardelli, Monticello, GA, Linda (Bill) Wyatt, Fayetteville, GA; grandchildren … …read more From:: Fayetteville, Georgia News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

TV Review: ‘Marvel’s Daredevil’VarietyMarvel Television’s plan to bring second-tier heroes to the screen has found a logical and hospitable home in Netflix, a subscription service that should benefit from capitalizing on the ardor of the fanboy base via a multi-series relationship. First …Here Comes SuperHeroHype’s Review of Marvel’s Daredevil!Superherohype.com 7 Things In Marvel’s ‘Daredevil’ That Netflix Got Fantastically RightMTV.comNew ‘Daredevil’ Posters...

2015 NFL mock draft: Marcus Peters to Pittsburgh Steelers at No. 22SB NationAfter two straight 8-8 seasons in which they missed the playoffs – their longest stretch of non-playoff seasons since 1998-2000 – the Pittsburgh Steelers went 11-5 in 2014, winning the AFC North and hosting a wild card game at Heinz Field. They …and more …read more From:: NFL AFC Game News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

‘Furious 7,’ ‘Unfriended,’ And The April Box Office PreviewForbesToday is of course the first month of April, which is the month before the summer movie season and thus brings us such exciting films as Furious 7 and… uh… Furious 7! Yes, April is a pretty quiet month, which is understandable. Furious 7 is going to … …read more From:: Movie Box Office News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Joni Mitchell ‘Awake & In Good Spirits’ After Being Hospitalized In Los AngelesCBS LocalJoni Mitchell in the audience during the Pre-GRAMMY Gala and Salute To Industry Icons honoring Martin Bandier at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on February 7, 2015 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images) …Joni Mitchell in intensive care after being found unconscious at homeMashable Singer Joni Mitchell hospitalized in intensive careMacon Telegraph (blog)Singer Joni Mitchell hospitalized in Los AngelesKOIN.comall...

Oakland clears path for Coliseum City developmentSan Jose Mercury NewsThe Oakland City Council late Tuesday passed several key environmental and planning measures for its Coliseum City proposal, laying the groundwork for the Raiders — or any other developer interested in the massive project — to finally step forward …and more …read more From:: East Oakland News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

2015 NFL Draft: Offensive line lacks stars but offers depthCBSSports.comAfter a couple of years in which pass protectors were prized early picks, the 2015 NFL Draft class offers less star power but might provide decent depth on the offensive line. According to ratings by NFLDraftScout.com, there may two offensive tackles …The Top 5 Interior Offensive Linemen in the 2015 NFL DraftNational Football Post all 3 news articles …read more From:: NFL Combine News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

What Recent History Suggests About the Oakland Raiders‘ 2015 NFL Draft PlanBleacher ReportYou can expect two things from the Oakland Raiders‘ draft plan: a high-selection prospect out of a smaller less celebrated football program and a curveball against conventional wisdom. Reggie McKenzie has shown a track record of draft-day risks and due …Four for No. 4 for the Oakland Raiders: Leonard WilliamsESPN (blog) Oakland Raiders release veteran Antonio SmithNFL.comOakland Raiders Unsurprisingly Sever Ties With Antonio...

PHOTOS: Giants Super Bowl champ Stephen Baker makes guest appearance at …NJ.comBAYONNE — Stephen “The Touchdown Maker” Baker, a member of the Super Bowl XXV-winning New York Giants, made a guest appearance at a Palm Sunday breakfast in Bayonne this past weekend. The breakfast, hosted by Bayonne Council 371 of the … …read more From:: Super Bowl News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

WR Dwayne Bowe says he’s back in a system where he can thriveClevelandBrowns.comWhy did the former Pro Bowler, who led the NFL with 15 touchdown receptions in 2010, turn down other offers from other NFL teams? The list is … The longtime Philadelphia Eagles offensive wizard brought his array of short passes to tight ends and …and more …read more From:: NFL AFC Game News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Two ‘smash and grab’ robbery suspects arrested after East Dallas crashWFAADALLAS — Police are looking for a suspect in a “smash and grab” robbery in East Dallas. It happened at about 2 a.m. Wednesday at The Green Spot at North Buckner Boulevard near Northcliff Drive. Police say three suspects took off with an ATM after … …read more From:: Dallas News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

2015 NFL Draft player rankings: The 38 best cornerbacks availableSB NationThe 2015 NFL Draft is the year to go after bigger cornerbacks. Most of the top corners this year are six foot or taller, or at least very close to it. Washington’s Marcus Peters may be three-eighths of an inch shorter than 6’0, but he plays bigger than …NFL Draft: Several Factors Go Into First-Round DecisionsRantSports Best 2-Player Combinations San Francisco 49ers Can Target in 2015 NFL DraftBleacher Report2015 Steelers NFL Mock Draft: 7...

Gardena Police Investigating Fatal Street-Racing CrashCBS LocalGARDENA (CBSLA.com) — Gardena police were investigating a fatal crash they say occurred Tuesday during a possible street race. Officers responded around 4:50 p.m. to a call of a traffic collision near 155th Street and Vermont Avenue. Investigators …and more …read more From:: Los Angeles Sports News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Hoffman Tire Pros is Evolving and GrowingTire ReviewIn January 1976, Hoffman opened his shop in Fayetteville, Ga., outside Atlanta. “It was myself and one mechanic, and 39 years later, I’m still here,” he says. Hoffman has done expansions over the years but decided to stay in a single shop, rather than … …read more From:: Fayetteville, Georgia News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Grace Dent reviews Kitty Fisher’sEvening StandardPoor Kitty Fisher’s, currently London’s most clangtastic name-drop night out, has seen almost every foodie face through its doors in Shepherd Market. We foodies may claim this is to sample Tomos Parry and Chris Leach’s much-chuntered-about anchovy …and more …read more From:: London Restaurant News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Pedestrian struck on Route 9 in BerkeleyAsbury Park PressBERKELEY TOWNSHIP – Authorities are investigating a crash Tuesday night in which a Crest Dry Cleaners van struck a pedestrian on Route 9, police said. The van, driven by 38-year-old township resident Paul Denoia, struck a man on the 500 block of …Pedestrian Struck On Route 9 In Bayville, Airlifted To Jersey ShorePatch.com all 2 news articles …read more From:: Berkeley Ca. News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

The Best Movies and TV Shows Coming to Netflix in AprilSlate Magazine (blog)Every month, a number of movies and TV series leave Netflix streaming, sometimes only temporarily, usually because licensing deals have expired. Several new titles arrive in their place. So what’s coming next month, and which of these new arrivals … …read more From:: TV Shows News On Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Teen Recovering After Stabbing at Miami Killian Senior High SchoolNBC 6 South FloridaA teen is recovering in the hospital after he was stabbed by another student at Miami Killian Senior High School in southwest Miami-Dade Tuesday. The Miami-Dade School Board and police confirm that 15-year-old Deandre Johnson, an honor student and …Student taken to hospital after stabbing at Miami Killian Senior High SchoolLocal 10 Killian football standout stabbed by female studentMiamiHerald.comStudent Charged With Attempted Murder In Killian...