Smoking banned in Seattle’s parksThe Seattle TimesThe Seattle Board of Park Commissioners on Thursday approved Mayor Ed Murray’s controversial proposal to ban smoking completely in city parks. Seattle’s parks department has since 2010 prohibited smoking, chewing and other tobacco use at beaches …Seattle Parks Commissioners endorse smoking ban but withdraw $27 fineseattlepi.com (blog) Seattle parks smoking ban approvedKING5.comall 5 news articles …read more From:: Seattle News By Google News Share...

Golden State Warriors Reach NBA Finals for First Time Since 1975ABC NewsThe Golden State Warriors’ defeat of the Houston Rockets Wednesday catapulted the California team to the NBA finals for the first time in 40 years. In 1975, Golden State beat the Washington Bullets to win the title. In a major upset that year, the …NBA Finals: A First Look at Cavaliers vs. WarriorsNew York Times LeBron James’ legacy in the NBA Finals isn’t so great, but a win over the …cleveland.comNBA Conference Finals A Bust For...

FIFA President Sepp Blatter Pushes Back After ArrestsNBCNews.comBUENOS AIRES — An Argentine judge said on Thursday he had ordered the arrest of three businessmen named in a corruption scandal engulfing world soccer and facing U.S. extradition requests, though he acknowledged he did not know if they were in the …The missing man in the FIFA indictmentsFortune Argentina probes sports media bosses indicted in FIFA scandalYahoo Newsall 56 news articles …read more From:: FIFA News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

President Obama tweets about LeBron James, J.R. Smith and the 2015 NBA Finalsfox8.comSAN FRANCISCO – The Cavaliers have made it past the Hawks and advanced to the NBA Finals to take on the Golden State Warriors. Well, even though sports are widely discussed among social media after games, the President of the United States decided …President Obama weighs in on NBA Finals between Cleveland Cavaliers and …NJ.com President Obama Tweets About NBA Finals, J.R. SmithKing James Gospelall 18 news articles …read more From::...

SUV hits family of 3 on downtown Seattle sidewalkKOMO NewsSEATTLE – A family of three was struck by an SUV while walking along a sidewalk in downtown Seattle, according to police and witnesses. Police and medics responded to the scene, near the intersection of Western Avenue and Madison Street, shortly after …Car hits man pushing stroller in downtown SeattleKING5.com Mother, father pushing stroller hit by car on Seattle sidewalk, witness saysQ13 FOXall 5 news articles …read more From:: Seattle News By Google...

Will Ryan Clady’s Injury Torpedo Peyton Manning’s Shot at Another Super Bowl?Bleacher ReportFor most of the 2014 season, the Denver Broncos appeared headed for a second straight Super Bowl appearance. However, things started looking shaky in December, and the wheels came completely off the bus in an embarrassing home playoff loss to the …Denver Broncos’ Super Bowl fate will shape offseason verdictNFL.com Broncos left tackle Ryan Clady tears ACLUSA TODAYRyan Clady’s Injury Solidify the Baltimore Ravens...

Designer Collen Monnakgotla prepares for Soweto Fashion WeekBBC NewsThe three-day event is a platform for upcoming, often struggling, designers to showcase their work to boutique owners and potential investors. Among those whose designs are gracing the catwalk this year is self-taught designer Collen Monnakgotla, who …and more …read more From:: Fashion Week News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Neuroscientist on bike killed by driver who fled traffic stopNew York PostThe vehicle fled,” said David Bookstaver, a spokesman for New York State courts. “The officers say in their statement they did not pursue but came across the vehicle after it was in an accident.” Musatove was hit on his pricey Cannondale Quick bike a …and more …read more From:: New York City News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Super Bowl 50 Practice Facilities, Team Hotels RevealedNBC Bay AreaWe don’t know which teams will be playing in Super Bowl 50, but we now know where they’ll be practicing when they get to the Bay Area for the Feb. 7, 2016, game. One team will take over Stanford Stadium and the other team will run its pre-Super Bowl … …read more From:: Super Bowl News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Rob Lowe’s Lunch With Chris Pratt Was Weird – Video Rob Lowe’s Lunch With Chris Pratt Was Weird Rob Lowe met with Chris Pratt (Guardians Of The Galaxy, Jurrasic Park 4) for lunch. Look at the setup! No wonder Lowe tweeted about it! via IFTTThttp://youtu.be/NASqvrUd5Lk Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Cleveland doesn’t need to hear from Al Sharpton Friday: Mark Naymikcleveland.comCLEVELAND, Ohio — The Rev. Al Sharpton is expected to arrive in Cleveland Friday to help draw attention to needed police reforms. Right on. Because nobody here is talking about the issue. And the national media has failed to notice Cleveland’s troubles.Will Rev. Al Sharpton’s visit help Cleveland heal?WKYC-TV Sharpton Accepts Invite to Keynote Cleveland Rally on FridayEurweb.comSharpton to speak at Cleveland rallyUSA TODAYall 4...

Kendrick Perkins reflects on choosing Cleveland Cavaliers: ‘I made the right …cleveland.comCLEVELAND, Ohio – He narrowed it to two teams. A February trade from Oklahoma City to Utah had been quickly followed by a buyout, and veteran NBA center Kendrick Perkins had a decision to make. The Los Angeles Clippers or the Cleveland Cavaliers.and more …read more From:: Cleveland News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Shouting — and pushing? — at SF DCCC vote on Mission moratoriumSFGateBut Campos’ frequent sparring partner on the Board of Supervisors, Scott Wiener, described the moratorium supporters as scary. “It was going well beyond passionate advocacy and attempting to intimidate and silence people who oppose the moratorium.”. …read more From:: SF Board Of Supervisors News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

FIFA corruption arrests flatten any old Deflategate: Our viewUSA TODAYFor the past few months, U.S. football fans have been worked up over Deflategate , an episode of under-inflated balls during an NFL playoff game last season. Something to fill off-season air time perhaps, but not the same as suitcases full of cash.and more …read more From:: NFL Playoffs News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

NY socialite Gigi Jordan gets 15 years for killing autistic 8-year-old sonCBS NewsNEW YORK — Gigi Jordan, a former pharmaceuticals executive and socialite convicted in the death of her autistic 8-year-old son, was sentenced Thursday to 18 years in prison, reports CBS New York. That’s seven years less than the maximum she faced.New York socialite sentenced to 18 years in poisoning autistic sonBusiness Insider Mother gets 18 years for killing son, 8, in New York hotelWCVB BostonMom who killed son suffering from autism in...

Which NFL teams will win over Roger Goodell in Los Angeles relocation derby?USA TODAY“That’s been the focus, but what Roger Goodell has to focus on is: Who is going to operate the best in Los Angeles? And that’s his responsibility, and that’s why I’d say about half the owners will follow his lead, whatever he recommends.” Follow sports …Los Angeles NFL team update: St. Louis officials sue over stadium, San Diego …Yahoo Sports (blog) all 77 news articles …read more From:: Los...

Parents of former Wichita State women’s basketball players lobby for NCAA …Wichita EagleWichita State’s resolution of the inquiry into its women’s basketball program did not satisfy some parents of former players. It frustrated and angered them to the point they are hoping to bring the attention of the NCAA on coach Jody Adams. This group …and more …read more From:: NCAA Basketball News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Review: Los Angeles Galaxy Top Real Salt Lake 1-0H4TV ENTERTAINMENTThe Los Angeles Galaxy picked up a crucial win against Real Salt Lake last night which moved them into fourth place in the Western Conference. The Galaxy won the match 1-0, thanks to a Juninho penalty early in the first half and did not get in too much …Result: Los Angeles Galaxy edge out Real Salt LakeSports Mole Recap: Los Angeles vs. Real Salt LakeThe HeraldUp next for Galaxy: vs. Real Salt Lake on WednesdayLos Angeles Timesall 94 news articles …read...

Google Modifies Websites to Hasten ServiceWall Street JournalGoogle Inc. GOOG 0.02 % is making its search engine lean to be seen. The Internet giant is modifying some key services—and some non-Google websites—to reach more users in faster-growing, developing countries with limited, expensive Internet …Finally, you can get your Google Maps directions anytimeFortune Google Maps goes offline, complete with turn-by-turn directionsCNETGoogle Now, Maps get major updates at I/O 2015Times of IndiaGizmodo –The Verge –Engadgetall...

Lori Loughlin Will Join Fuller HouseTIMEUncle Jesse and Aunt Becky are officially reuniting. Lori Loughlin will be part of the upcoming Full House spin-off Fuller House, premiering next year on Netflix. Loughlin, 50, tells PEOPLE she will do the reunion episode and is eager to reunite with her former …Lori Loughlin confirmed to return for “Fuller House”CBS News Lori Loughlin Is Officially Returning For ‘Fuller House’Huffington PostLori Loughlin Will Join Fuller House, Says It’s ‘Hard to Go...

Google Looks to Connect More DevicesWall Street JournalGoogle Inc. GOOG 0.05 % entered the race to connect devices to the Internet with a new operating system and communication standard. The new operating system, Brillo, is a stripped-down version of Google’s Android mobile operating system designed to …Google storms into Internet of Things with Brillo and Now on TapUSA TODAY Google’s Project Brillo is an OS for the home — and a lot morePCWorldThis Is Google’s Plan for Internet-Connected EverythingTIMETimes...

‘San Andreas’ Review: Shaky on the Fun ScaleWall Street JournalIn most respects “San Andreas” is a textbook case of a smart/dumb disaster flick. The smart stuff is the quaking of the earth along California’s San Andreas fault—whole swarms of colossal shakers summoned up by digital wizardry. The dumb stuff is the story, …‘San Andreas’ rocks technically if not dramaticallyLos Angeles Times San Andreas: EW reviewEntertainment Weekly (blog)San Andreas review: The star in our faultNational PostThe...

Buffalo Sabres Hire Ex-Penguins Coach Dan BylsmaNew York TimesBUFFALO, N.Y. — The Buffalo Sabres have hired Dan Bylsma to become their next coach. The hiring was announced Thursday, after the former Pittsburgh Penguins coach spent a second consecutive day meeting with Sabres owners Terry and Kim Pegula …Sabres name Bylsma head coachFox News Dan Bylsma hired as Sabres head coach; Penguins receive 2016 third-round pickYahoo Sports (blog)all 271 news articles …read more From:: U.S. News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Sepp Blatter: FIFA’s ‘few’ corrupt officials must be ‘discovered, punished’CNNMay 14, 2010 – A turbulent period for FIFA began in May 2010 when the world’s governing body for soccer was presented with official bid documents by Australia, England, Netherlands/Belgium, Japan, South Korea, Qatar, Russia, Spain/Portugal and the …Fed’s FIFA attack needs bigger guns: ColumnUSA TODAY Emotional Platini says Blatter must go for good of FIFAReutersHere’s how the embattled Sepp Blatter...

New tech is changing the restaurant reservations gameU-T San DiegoIn this Tuesday, May 26, 2015 photo, a sign in the front window explains how to purchase tickets to dine at the Lazy Bear restaurant in San Francisco. Lazy Bear uses an … More and more restaurants are switching to pay-in-advance “tickets instead of …and more …read more From:: Miami Restaurant News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Chris Christie To Pull New Jersey Out Of Common CoreTIMENew Jersey Gov. Chris Christie will announce Thursday he is pulling his state out of the Common Core education standards, bowing to pressure from teachers and parents, as well as conservative fears about government overreach. Christie, who is expected …First Draft | If There’s a Top 10 List, Chris Christie Says He’s on ItNew York Times Chris Christie: “Some Others Might” Have To Spend A Lot Of Money Just To Get …RealClearPoliticsChris Christie:...

Las Vegas truck driver accused of DUI in crash with cabLas Vegas SunFive people in a cab were injured Wednesday night when they collided head-on with a tractor-trailer driven by a Las Vegas man suspected of driving under the influence, Metro Police said. The crash happened about 9:05 p.m. on Dean Martin, south of Hotel …Crash injures 5, closes Dean Martin near HarmonLas Vegas Review-Journal Serious injuries reported in crash involving truck, taxiKVVU Las Vegasall 9 news articles …read more From:: Las Vegas News By...

Ryan Clady expected to miss 2015 season after ACL tear WednesdayESPNDenver drafted former Colorado State offensive tackle Ty Sambrailo in the second round this year, but look for the Broncos to hit the free-agent market to add another player at the position. Clady has had issues with his left knee in the past, so it …Broncos tackle Ryan Clady tears ACL, expected to miss 2015The Denver Post Denver Broncos RUMORS: Peyton Manning Loses LT Ryan Clady to Torn ACLHeadlines & Global NewsRyan Clady Tears ACL During Broncos PracticeCBS...

Joan Rivers ‘Can We Talk?’ Exhibit Coming to Grammy MuseumPeople Magazine“Earlier this year, The Recording Academy awarded my mother her very first Grammy, which was truly an honor. On this occasion, which celebrates her 82nd birthday, it’s also an honor to have her incredible legacy included in the Grammy Museum’s ongoing …Joan Rivers to be Honored with Grammy Museum ExhibitHidden Remote Joan Rivers exhibition to open at Grammy MuseumGood4Utahall 32 news articles …read more From:: Grammy...

VIDEO: Comic con characters read Janoris Jenkins tweetsFOXSports.comSt. Louis Rams cornerback Janoris Jenkins is very active on social media. Jenkins tends to tweet about all sorts of weird things, a lot of which don’t really make any sense. In this hysterical video, some of the people in attendance at St. Louis comic … …read more From:: Comic Con News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Despite ‘Diversity Mission,’ Denver Comic Con Held an All-Male Panel—About …TakePartOver the weekend, the page added another all-male panel to its growing collection, but it was especially confounding because of its subject matter: women. Titled “Women in Comics—Creators and Characters,” the talk at Denver Comic Con lacked any of the …Denver ComicCon’s all-male Women in Comics panel explains ‘girls get bored …Raw Story Denver Comic Con’s All-Male “Women in Comics”...

“Spotify Sessions” – Run The Jewels Live at SXSW 2015 [Official Full Album …ZumicOn March 20, 2015, hardcore hip hop duo Run The Jewels performed a live set at the South By Southwest Festival in Austin, Texas. Now available on Spotify for streaming, you can listen to it above. In an era where many rappers don’t take their live … …read more From:: SXSW News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

How San Francisco Is Helping Give Ex-Offenders A Better ShotHuffington PostIn a program spearheaded by the San Francisco Superior Court and the city’s Adult Probation Department, the Drake Hotel in the city’s Tenderloin neighborhood has been revamped as temporary housing for recently released low-level offenders and … …read more From:: San Francisco News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Northglenn police officer shot serving search warrant, suspect killedThe Denver PostNORTHGLENN —A Northglenn police officer was shot twice and a suspect killed as gunfire erupted Thursday morning when authorities tried to serve a narcotics search warrant. The officer was transported in stable condition to a nearby hospital, said Sara …Northglenn Officer Shot While Serving Search Warrant, Suspect KilledCBS Local Officer shot while executing search warrant in Northglenn; suspect killedFOX31 DenverDenver area police officer...

George Pataki: Is he Chris Christie without the baggage?Christian Science MonitorWill he try to be Chris Christie, minus the burden of the “Bridgegate” traffic scandal? We ask that question because there are surface similarities between the two men. Mr. Pataki, in case you’ve forgotten, was a three-term governor of New York …Let Me Start: May 28, 2015MSNBC “A noun, a verb, and 9/11″: Rudy Giuliani’s cynical September 11 strategy …SalonGeorge Pataki on the IssuesNew York TimesInternational Business...