BBC NewsUS former boxer Rubin “Hurricane” Carter, whose wrongful conviction for murder caused an international outcry, has died at the age of 76. He died on Sunday at his home in Toronto, Canada, following a battle with prostate cancer. Carter spent 19 years in …Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter fought toughest battle out of the ringNewsdayAdvocate...

abc13.comIt happened along the South Sam Houston Parkway near Almeda-Genoa. Investigators say 54-year-old Cheryl Ann Jefferson had gotten out of the car to look for her friend’s keys in the nearby brush. A driver with kids in the car slammed into Jefferson … …read more Source: Houston News From Google ...

RTT NewsCable television operator Comcast Corp. (CMCSA: Quote,CMCSK: Quote) and Time Warner Cable, Inc. (TWC: Quote) are in early stage talks to sell three million of their subscribers to smaller rival Charter Communications, Inc. (CHTR: Quote) in a deal valued …Comcast’s Hot Spot Signal for SprintWall Street JournalThe Comcast deal would not make things...

New York TimesJINDO, South Korea — Of all the images from the loss of a ferry in the cold waters off the southwest coast of South Korea last week, perhaps none has angered South Koreans more than that of the captain, an orange life vest strapped to his torso, awkwardly …Divers pull bodies from sunken South Korean ferry as death toll climbs past 60Fox...

2015 shooting guard Kayla Smith verbally commits to WKU Lady TopsBowling Green Daily News (blog)The Western Kentucky women’s basketball team picked up its second verbal commitment in the 2015 class Sunday in shooting guard Kayla Smith. The 5-foot-11-inch wing out of Fayette County High School in Fayetteville, Ga., chose the Lady Toppers over … and more …read more Source: Fayetteville GA News From Google News ...

Minneapolis / St. Paul Business JournalGeneral Mills Inc. over the weekend abandoned a controversial new privacy policy that sought to bar consumers from suing the company if they engaged with General Mills online, after the new rules sparked a backlash on social media. The change …General Mills scraps controversial new legal limits imposed by terms of serviceThe...

Chicago TribuneKraft Foods Group Inc. is recalling about 96,000 pounds of Oscar Mayer Classic Wieners because the packages may instead contain Classic Cheese Dogs made with milk, a known allergen. The product labels are incorrect, as they do not reflect the …Bad dogs: 96000 lbs. of Oscar Mayer wieners recalledUSA TODAYKraft Foods Recalls About 96000 Pounds...

TheCelebrityCafe.comIn January, Quentin Tarantino’s The Hateful Eight was leaked online. Following that incident, Tarantino said that he had no desire to move forward with the film and was not going to make it. At a recent reading of the script Saturday during the Film …Quentin Tarantino’s Still Working on ‘The Hateful Eight’VarietyMuch...

ESPNMONTREAL — Tomas Plekanec scored at 5:43 of the third period and the Montreal Canadiens moved one win away from advancing to the second round of NHL playoffs with a 3-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Sunday night. Montreal leads the …Recap: Montreal vs. Tampa BayMiamiHerald.comLightning-Canadiens Sumsseattlepi.comLightning falls to Canadiens...

CNN(CNN) — If Paul Revere had owned a pair of sneakers, he undoubtedly would have laced up and gone on a midnight run instead of a midnight ride through the streets of Boston. Boston is sneaker city, especially this year, on the heels of the Boston … and more …read more Source: Boston News Feed From Google News ...

San Jose Mercury NewsLOS ANGELES — Stephen Curry opened his playoff campaign with 14 points, seven assists and seven turnovers along with the win. And the Warriors are just fine with beating the Los Angeles Clippers in the series with Curry giving up the ball while facing …Warriors Take Game One ThrillerBaySportsNet.comChris Paul puts pressure on Blake...

Gant DailyWashington, DC, United States (4E) – The Dragon spacecraft of private space technology company Space X berthed with the International Space Station (ISS) on Sunday in a successful fourth consecutive resupply mission to the orbiting platform. The space …Dragon supply capsule reaches orbiting ISSThe NationSpaceX Dragon Capsule Captured By Space...

Washington PostNational roundup: Thousands in Colorado celebrate traditional pot holiday. COLORADO. Thousands celebrate. Contrails from jet planes passing overhead intersect the National Museum of Art in Washington, Thursday ...

New York TimesThe Cripple of Inishmaan Daniel Radcliffe stars as Cripple Billy, who passes time in his hometown staring at cows, in this Martin McDonagh play at the Cort Theater. Credit Sara Krulwich/The New York Times. the main story. Continue …Radcliffe, co-stars mine humor and pain in ‘Inishmaan’USA TODAYStage Review The Cripple of InishmaanEntertainment...

The GuardianIt turns out that fast-fashion brands haven’t just enjoyed a lucky escape in the form of business as usual but in many cases have been rewarded by spectacular growth. The garment and textile industry, worth more than $3tn per year and producing around … and more …read more Source: Fashion News By Google ...

New York Daily NewsLos Angeles County Sheriff’s Department is dealing with two cases of violence where a nurse in Sylmar, Calif., was stabbed by a stranger and a Torrance nurse was stabbed in the ear with a pencil. BY Nicole Hensley. NEW YORK DAILY NEWS. Sunday, April …Calif. nurse in critical condition after stabbingSFGateNurses wounded in hospital...

The Ups and Downs of Oakland PitchingSwingin’ A’sA team known for its pitching. That can pretty much sum up the A’s in one sentence. For as long as you can look back, that’s been the recipe for success. The past couple years, the A’s have won their division by jumping on the shoulders of their pitching. …read more Source: Oakland Athletics News From Google News ...

New York Weather: Sunny Skies and Seasonal Temps on MondayWall Street Journal (blog)Greater New York will be treated to another mild and pleasant day on Monday, with sunny skies and seasonable high temperatures. An area of high pressure builds over the tri-state area throughout Monday, extending the nice weather into another day. and more …read more Source: New York Weather News From Google ...

USA TODAYOn the heels of several faith-based films still in multiplexes, Sony opened Heaven Is For Real last week in more than 2,400 theaters hoping to tap into the recent box office flood of religious movies. Based on a 2010 best-selling Christian book, Heaven …‘Heaven Is For Real’ Poised for Strong Box Office This WeekendWall Street Journal...

Chron.comSouth Houston police are investigating what they call a “frightening” road-rage incident that occurred Saturday night when the driver of a sedan fired five shots at a family traveling in a sports utility vehicle, with one of the bullets grazing the leg …Girl, 3, injured in possible road rage shooting in city of South Houstonabc13.com all...

CBS LocalSAN FRANCISCO (CBS/AP) — San Francisco authorities are preparing for thousands of marijuana smokers to gather in Golden Gate Park for the annual 4/20 pot-smoking celebration. Police Chief Greg Suhr says officers plan to crack down on illegal parking, …SF police officer hurt in crash with armed robbery suspectsabc7news.comThousands crowd into...

USA TODAYThe night before the Boston Marathon, several running groups who had trained for the race together were invited to the home of the Boston Red Sox to run out on the field before the team’s game against the Baltimore Orioles. One group, 415 Strong, are a …Boston Red Sox pay tribute to Boston Marathon bombing victims in pregame …MassLive.comRed...

Daily MailHis relationship status has been swathed in mystery since his split from production assistant Rosie Coker in 2012, but it seems Daniel Radcliffe hasn’t been single since. The actor went public with girlfriend Erin Darke – who he met on the set of Kill … and more …read more Source: Actress News From Google News ...

Meet Mike the Ruler, 13-Year-Old Instagram Fashion StarNew York MagazineMike’s all-consuming love for high-end fashion has only grown more intense since that picture was taken. Meanwhile, he has become familiar to the downtown designers he worships, and when he comes into stores like Supreme and Opening Ceremony he … …read more Source: Fashion News By Google ...

Rant SportsElectricity, tension, chaos and squalor swirl about in the dusty Albuquerque air, culminating into an almost-palpable haze of sublime neurosis. It rushes into the lungs, then courses through the veins of fighters like Travis Browne and John Jones as … and more …read more Source: Albuquerque NM News From Google News ...

Founder of YogaFit Featured on Cover of Beverly Hills TimesPR Web (press release)Beth Shaw, founder and president of YogaFit Training Systems Worldwide, is featured on the cover of Beverly Hills Times. The issue contains an exclusive interview with Shaw in which she enlightens readers with her views on health, fitness, and … and more …read more Source: Beverly Hills News From Google News ...

5 thoughts: Dallas Mavericks exit court like team that just had season endedDallas Morning News (blog)What a terrible time to struggle from the field. The Dallas Mavericks went about as cold as any playoff team could possibly go in the fourth quarter Sunday afternoon, missing 12 of their final 13 shots. Here are my thoughts on the Mavericks dropping … and more …read more Source: Dallas News From Google ...

Latest social media stunt shows people are too busy to be happyNew York PostIf your Facebook, Instagram and Twitter feed have been full of lots of happiness lately, there’s a pretty good reason for it. Chances are your friends are taking up the latest social media craze and being part of the challenge to be happy for 100 days.Could you be happy for 100 days? We bet you can’t. Source: SuppliedCourier Mail all 3 news articles …read more Source: Social Media News Feed By Google ...

Meet the YouTube Boy BandVultureThe YouTube Boy Band—as a group of British vloggers styled themselves for a parody video—is not, technically speaking, a real music group. Its five members don’t sing, or dance, or even have a proper name. But the boy-band dynamics are there: Your … and more …read more Source: YouTube News Feed From Google News ...

New York Daily NewsFour years ago, a furious Gov. Chris Christie booted six of its seven commissioners and its $313,000-a-year boss. Four officials left in handcuffs, and more than 100 employees were flat-out fired. But once the smoke cleared and the headlines … …read more Source: Chris Christie News From Google ...

Daily MailThe 67-year-old actress suggested unwanted male advances were often the fault of women who lead them on, adding: ‘It just became what men did.’ Miss Lumley’s career began as a model in the Sixties, when much of the alleged showbusiness abuse was … and more …read more Source: Actress News From Google News ...

Photos: Foster the People and Young & Sick at Boulevard Pool in the …Las Vegas SunThe Valley to Vegas: Spring Concert Series wrapped Friday night with a psychedelic performance from indie-rock trio Foster the People at Boulevard Pool in the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. Young & Sick served as the opening act before FTP, with frontman … and more …read more Source: Las Vegas Concert News From Google News ...

First mudslide claims filed; more likely, lawyer saysThe Seattle TimesIt’s still very early,” Seattle attorney Corrie Yackulic said Saturday. “These people are hurting.” Yackulic on Friday filed claims — the precursor to a lawsuit — against Snohomish County and the state Department of Natural Resources on behalf of … and more …read more Source: Seattle News From Google ...

Merced Sun-StarSACRAMENTO — Gov. Jerry Brown has been quietly visiting California counties since the start of the year to see how they are faring under his 3-year-old realignment law that dramatically altered the state’s criminal justice system by increasing the …California’s economic stability leaves Gov. Brown a new challengeLos Angeles...

Dining Chicago (blog)Chicago is a city with a sweet tooth, packed with unique pastries and desserts in every neighborhood restaurant and bakery for dining and snacking in Chicago. I’m a guy with a sweet tooth, so each week I’ll report on a different dessert you need to try … …read more Source: Chicago Restaurant News From Google News ...

The IndependentWhile there maybe millions of people that claim to be ‘Beliebers’ around the world , there are a couple hundred thousands that find the fact that Justin Bieber has an American visa, well, UNBELIEBABLE! A petition of 275,000 signatures calling on …White House Responds to Justin Bieber Deportation PetitionWicked Local LincolnWhite...

Washington PostBitcoin may or may not be the future of money. Many are skeptical, but in the Cleveland suburb of Cleveland Heights, some businesses are ready to accept Bitcoin payments. The Cleveland Plain Dealer reports that a group of merchants in the Cedar-Lee … …read more Source: Cleveland News From Google ...

One more NFL draft question: Can he handle TwitterMilwaukee Journal SentinelThrough the pre-draft madness, everything is measured. Speed. Power. Intellect. Athleticism. The 300-plus draft prospects at the NFL combine in Indianapolis in February were lab rats. But there’s no stopwatch in existence that reveals how Prospect A … …read more Source: NFL Combine News Feed From Google News ...

Kansas City StarTORONTO — Rubin “Hurricane” Carter never surrendered hope of regaining his freedom, not even after he was convicted of a triple murder, then convicted again and abandoned by many prominent supporters. Beth A. Keiser, File | AP Photo FILE – In this …Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter dies; subject of controversial...

MiamiHerald.comThe Marlins won the first game of the series on Friday after a call was overturned in Miami’s favor just before Giancarlo Stanton crushed a game-winning grand slam in the ninth. On Sunday, with the bases loaded and the Marlins trailing 2-1, Seattle …Maurer tires vs Miami, Mariners lose 6th in rowU-T San DiegoMariners turn to Maurer in...

Ho Chi Minh City hosts Asian game developer meetingTuoitrenewsThe meeting was joined by many local and intentional game developers and programmers, as well as the CEOs from the two local game studios, HCMC-based GlassEgg and DivMob. The focus of the meeting was the two presentations by Phil Tran, CEO of … …read more Source: Game Developers News Feed From Google News ...

Daily MailSo it’s no wonder the actor paid a visit to Myers of Keswick, a British grocery store in the West Village, with his new girlfriend Erin Darke. Daniel, 23, met Erin, 28, while working on Kill Your Darlings, which they both starred in, and they were … …read more Source: Actress News From Google News ...

Chicago TribunePuig powers Dodgers past Diamondbacks LOS ANGELES — In the midst of discussion surrounding his past, right fielder Yasiel Puig demonstrated his present value to the Los Angeles Dodgers. Puig hit a three-run home run and exhibited a strong throwing …Puig hits 3-run HR as Dodgers beat DiamondbacksArizona Daily Star all 332 news articles ...

Time to stop hating on Barack ObamaThe News JournalThis letter is an answer to right-wing haters who think that Barack Obama is the worst president ever. obama (2).jpg. This April 17 photo shows President Barack Obama speaking in the briefing room of the White House in Washington. (Photo: Carolyn … and more …read more Source: Barack Obama News From Google News ...

The WireGeneral Mills, maker of Cheerios, Trix and, weirdly, the deep sea submarine that explored the Titanic, can no longer use your online activity to prevent you from suing it. The company got a fair amount of backlash last week when it changed its legal terms.General Mills goes back on legal policy due to Facebook outragePulse 2.0General Mills’ U-turn:...

Times of IndiaALGIERS: Gunmen killed 11 Algerian soldiers in an ambush overnight, the defence ministry said on Sunday, in the first attack of its kind since President Abdelaziz Bouteflika won a fourth term. The attack took place in the restive Kabylie region east of Algiers, …Militants kill 14 Algerian soldiers in ambushThe HinduInsurgents kill at least 11...

New York TimesA billboard in Kabul bearing the image of Abdullah Abdullah, who has 44.4 percent of the vote so far in the Afghan presidential race. He is followed by Ashraf Ghani, who has 33.2 percent. Credit Diego Ibarra Sanchez for The New York Times. Continue …Afghanistan presidential elections: Former foreign minister Abdullah strengthens …ABC OnlineAbdullah...

Contactmusic.comActor Liam Neeson’s New York home has been picketed by animal rights activists outraged by his support for the city’s horse-drawn carriage attractions. The Taken star is a longtime opponent of plans by Mayor Bill De Blasio to remove the popular tourist treat …Carriage-Horse Battle Moves to Liam Neeson’s HomeNew York MagazineLiam...

(multiple names)A cybersecurity scare is affecting people who signed up for an insurance plan on Healthcare.gov. Healthcare.gov enrollees vulnerable after cybersecurity breach. Taylor Higgins. About Taylor. CREATED 5:13 PM. TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) – A cybersecurity scare …Heartbleed review flags health care siteThe AustralianTrustlook Releases Android Antivirus...

New York Daily NewsThe remains belong to five-year-old Jeremiah Oliver, of Fitchburg, Mass., who went missing in September. The death appears to be a homicide, according to a district attorney. BY Nicole Hensley. NEW YORK DAILY NEWS. Published: Saturday, April 19, 2014, …Slain Boy’s Father: ‘I Want Answers’NBCNews.comDad of Massachusetts...