Pota Coston, who became the first African American Commissioner of Fayette County, Georgia during last fall’s November 2014 election, is the focus of a prayer vigil tonight as she is in hospice care due to a six-month battle with advanced stage breast cancer. She is 57 years old. According to The Citizen, the prayer vigil is scheduled for tonight, Thursday, July 2, from 7 to 8 p.m. at the Fayette County Commissioner’s meeting room at 140 Stonewall Ave. West in Fayetteville, Georgia. Fayette County Clerk Floyd Jones said “The...

United Airlines may be liable for death threats to flight attendantReutersA black flight attendant who received anonymous racially charged death threats may proceed with claims that United Airlines Inc did not do enough to stop the harassment, a U.S. appeals court said Wednesday in reviving her suit. A unanimous three-judge … …read more From:: United Airlines News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Bobbi Kristina Brown’s Past Year: Abused, Isolated and Desperate, the Tragic …E! OnlineCalifornia-based Alex would speak to Whitney Houston‘s daughter often, sometimes daily. The two girls first met during Grammys week two years ago and immediately bonded. “I love her. I would never have betrayed her and spoken out before now, ” says …Pat Houston, Tina Brown Lock Hands as Bobbi Kristina Slips AwayTMZ.com Why Pat Houston Secretly Took Bobbi Kristina to ChicagoExtraReport: Whitney Houston’s...

College of DuPage releases lavish Breuder expense records after Tribune suitChicago TribuneThe Max McGraw Wildlife Foundation, a private fish and game reserve in Dundee Township, received at least $57,597 from the College of DuPage Foundation to cover bills expensed by College of DuPage President Robert Breuder. (Stacey Wescott, Chicago …and more …read more From:: Chicago News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Friday Law Log 7-3Asheboro Courier TribuneMissing were a Ruger .44-caliber handgun valued at $550, a 9 mm assault rifle valued at $600, a Winchester pump 12-gauge shotgun valued at $250, a .22/410 GA rifle valued at $200, a Thompson .270 single-shot rifle valued at $800, a .22-caliber Butler … …read more From:: Fayetteville, Georgia News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Facebook’s new video ad feature could worry GoogleCNBCFacebook is testing a video-advertising feature in its first major attempt to challenge the dominance of Google’s YouTube in the digital video market. Users of the social network might see a section in their newsfeed called “Suggested Videos.” When a …Facebook tests a new way to show video – and make money from itComputerworld Facebook to share advertising revenue with video creatorsBBC NewsFacebook steps up competition with YouTube with ad-supported...

Ukraine Bonds Rise as Creditor Talks Dim Default RiskBloombergUkrainian bonds rallied to a three-week high on optimism the country won’t default as the Finance Ministry and creditors prepare to hold direct debt-restructuring negotiations for the first time. The sovereign’s $2.6 billion of bonds due July 2017 …Ukraine To Start Debt Restructuring Talks Next WeekRadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty Ukraine, creditors hold talks, aim to reach deal ‘soon as possible’ – joint …Reuters UKCould Ukraine default...

Amy review – a harrowing account of Winehouse’s tragic destinyThe GuardianWhen Asif Kapadia’s documentary about Amy Winehouse aired at Cannes earlier this year, I was gripped: it is like a seance or a lucid dream. She is brought compellingly, thrillingly back to life. We see all of her loneliness, her anger, her need to give …Winehouse’s father planning film to address issues in AmyIrish Examiner Amy Winehouse Didn’t Like “Rehab”: “It Was a Cry For Help,” Says Director of …E!...

Police Issue ‘All Clear’ At Washington Navy YardNPRUpdated at 10:27 a.m. ET. The Washington, D.C., Police Department has issued an “all clear” at the Washington Navy Yard, the scene of a 2013 mass shooting, where there was a report today of possible gunshots. This post will be updated. Our original … …read more From:: Washington DC News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

BMW showcases hydrogen fuel cell-powered 5 SeriesDrivingAttendees looks at the Toyota Mirai fuel-cell automobile while it is displayed at the Toyota booth at the 2015 International CES at the Las Vegas Convention Center on January 6, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. CES, the world’s largest annual consumer …and more …read more From:: International CES News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Whole Foods Apologizes for Overcharging NYC CustomersNBC New YorkCo-CEOs Walter Robb and John Mackey admitted the mistake in a YouTube video posted on Wednesday. Billy Joel Sets New Record at MSG, Ousts Elton John. “Straight up, we made some mistakes,” Robb said. “We want to own that and tell you what we’re …and more …read more From:: New York City News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

BP settles 2010 US oil spill claims for $18.7 billionReutersBP Plc (BP.L)(BP.N) has reached a comprehensive $18.7 billion settlement with the U.S. government and five states, a landmark deal that effectively ends years of litigation over environmental damage and human casualties caused by the 2010 Gulf of …BP to Pay $18.7 Billion for Deepwater Horizon Oil SpillNew York Times Gulf states reach $18.7 billion settlement with BP over 2010 oil spillUSA TODAYBP to pay £12bn for Gulf oil spillBBC NewsWall Street Journal –Los...

Someone Keeps Putting Video in My Video GamesKotakuNina Freeman’s Cibele, the beginning of which I played at this year’s Game Developers Conference, tells the story of a young woman’s first sexual experience by switching, much more abruptly, between animated interactive sequences and non-interactive … …read more From:: Game Developers Conference News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

FBI Probes Attacks on West Coast Fiber Optic CablesPC MagazineSome Internet users in the San Francisco Bay Area were unable to connect on Tuesday morning, but it wasn’t an issue of congestion on the network or even a sophisticated cyber attack. The reason behind the outage was a lot less tech-savvy: someone cut …String of West Coast attacks on Internet fiber optic cables leads to FBI …Washington Post 11 Incidents Of Fiber Optic Cable Cutting Reveals Security Issues On …Tech TimesSomebody Is Cutting Internet...

Miami Spice Season Begins With Mashups, Parties; Special Iron Fork Discount …Miami New TimesTo kick off the celebratory vibe, the Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau hosted this year’s first Miami Spice Mash-Up. These collaborative dinners bring our city’s best chefs together to showcase items that will appear on their restaurants …and more …read more From:: Miami Restaurant News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Marijuana growing spikes Denver’s electricity demandThe CannabistBy Bruce Finley, The Denver Post. GOLDEN — Surging electricity consumption by Colorado’s booming marijuana industry is sabotaging Denver’s push to use less energy — just as the White House perfects a Clean Power Plan to cut carbon pollution.Denver electricity use on the rise; pot-growing partly to blameDenver Business Journal all 2 news articles …read more From:: Denver, Colorado News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Seasame Street actress Sonia Manzano to retire as Maria after 45 yearsCBC.caSeasame Street actress Sonia Manzano, who played Maria Rodriquez on the beloved children’s television program, is retiring after nearly 45 years. The 65-year-old announced her upcoming departure during a talk at the American Library Association Annual …After 44 Years, Sesame Street’s Maria Is RetiringPeople Magazine ‘Sesame Street’ losing ‘Maria’ after 45 yearsWMUR Manchesterall 93 news articles …read more From::...

Position series: Why Cowboys appear thin at safety, but opponents should fear …Dallas Morning News (blog)Dallas Cowboys strong safety Barry Church (42) and Dallas Cowboys defensive tackle Henry Melton (69) bring down Indianapolis Colts running back Dan Herron (36) during the first half of play at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas on Sunday, December 21, …and more …read more From:: Dallas News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Oakland Raiders Derek Carr says the ‘Sky’s the Limit’ for Rookie Amari CooperNews Every day“His work ethic is second to none,” Carr said, via the Raiders‘ website. “I was throwing with him as soon as minicamp was over so we can get more reps in, and our plan was to throw a couple more times, but he texted me that night. He said, ‘Hey, let’s …Oakland Raiders RUMORS: Derek Carr to Breakout in 2015?Headlines & Global News all 2 news articles …read more From::...

England’s Own Goal at Women’s World Cup Brings Tears and SympathyNew York TimesIt is not the way you might imagine it on the playground. Seconds left in a World Cup semifinal. Score tied. The ball comes your way, you get a foot on it, and send it into the net. Your own team’s net. That was the nightmare lived by England defender …England wakes to more soccer pain as women’s team exit World Cup in …Fox News Women’s World Cup: England’s Carney devastated for BassettBBC SportDespite devastating...

Play of the Day: Chris Christie’s New Horse-Abusing AdGovExec.comAlso on The Daily Show, Stewart looked at Chris Christie’s 2016 announcement speech and the odd language he used in it. In addition to threatening his father’s job, Christie suggested something involving violence and a horse. It wasn’t clear. Check out …and more …read more From:: Chris Christie News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Miami Condos Seek Chinese BuyersWall Street JournalWealthy buyers from Brazil, Venezuela and Argentina have fueled a real-estate frenzy in Miami in recent years, sending luxury-condo prices soaring. Now, Miami developers and real-estate agents are setting their sights on a more distant part of the …and more …read more From:: Miami News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Money coming in on Jaguars, Broncos win total betsESPNA year and a half ago the 49ers were playing in their third straight NFC title game, and now they’ve many key players on both sides of the ball in a complete hemorrhage of talent. Future Hall-of-Fame linebacker Patrick Willis and his replacement … …read more From:: NFL NFC Game News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Details emerge in northeast Las Vegas home invasion shootoutLas Vegas Review-JournalLas Vegas police investigate the scene of a shooting that left one person dead in the 3800 block of King Palm Avenue, near Alexander and Pecos roads, in Las Vegas on Tuesday, June 30, 2015. Another person was transported to the hospital. (Chase …and more …read more From:: Las Vegas News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

17 Emotional Stages Of Writing Your First ScreenplayBustleAnd sure enough, when you ask for writing advice, the first thing successful writers will tell you is to keep writing. Whether you’re writing novels or articles or screenplays, the only way to actually finish something is to push through and just get … …read more From:: Screenplay-Related News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Young NFL Players Already on the Hot Seat Heading into 2015 SeasonBleacher ReportThen Werner totaled only two more throughout his other 10 regular-season games and was benched during the AFC Championship Game. It was later revealed Werner was dealing with knee and shoulder injuries. Or at least that’s what Colts general … …read more From:: NFL AFC Game News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

The real reason the US has such an amazing women’s soccer teamWashington Post (blog)The U.S. women’s national soccer team beat Germany 2-0 on Tuesday night, securing a space for the American women in the 2015 FIFA World Cup final. The U.S. will now play Japan in the final game at 7 p.m. on Sunday. While the U.S. men’s team has …Women’s World Cup Soccer Ratings on Fox Continue to RiseVariety Why Is The U.S. So Good At Women’s Soccer?FiveThirtyEightFIFA Women’s World Cup: The Growth Of U.S....

Justice Department report: Police tactics in Ferguson created confrontationWashington PostShortly after the protests erupted in Ferguson, Mo., I noted here at The Watch that the overly aggressive and militaristic police response to what began as a peaceful protest probably made the ensuing violence inevitable. That is, the police response …US Justice Dept. cites missteps by police during Ferguson unrestDaily Republic Statement from Rev. Sekou on Ferguson DoJ investigationFellowship of Reconciliation (blog)Feds find fault with...

NBA Rumors: Latest Deron Williams Trade Buzz and Other Free-Agent RumblingsBleacher ReportThe first few hours of NBA free agency were among the craziest in recent memory, and the days to come shouldn’t be much different. With money flowing like crazy as teams attempt to lock down marquee talents before the salary cap rises next summer, … …read more From:: NBA News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Captain America: The First Avenger – Complete Marvel Easter Egg GuideDen of Geek!You could almost consider Captain America: The First Avenger to be the birth of the Marvel Cinematic Universe as we’ve come to know it. The 2011 Joe Johnston film wasn’t the first Marvel movie, nor was it the first to bring in elements from upcoming …Marvel’s Kevin Feige explains how Black Panther fits in Captain America: Civil WarBlastr Black Panther Introduced As Third Voice In ‘Captain America: Civil War …International...

10 things that make college football unique and should never be changedESPN (blog)College football has been full of change and evolution over the past decade. Rules have changed. Pace of play has changed. Conference alignment has changed. Even the way we determine a national champion has changed. So, yes, college football has …and more …read more From:: College Football News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Kristen Stewart Academy Award Love, ‘Best Supporting Actress’ 2016 Oscars …MstarzSurprising because the French don’t give out those awards to us Americans – never before, in the 40-year history of the Cesar. In one of the strongest turns for women overall, Stewart shines opposite Juliette Binoche in The Clouds of Sils Maria, one of … …read more From:: Academy Awards News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

The Best Burger In The United States Awarded To This Chicago Restaurant!US 99.5Food Networked ranked “Top 5 Restaurants” and one of our favorites took the number one spot for best burger. If you’ve been there, it’s probably no surprise that Au Cheval took the title! The Food Network dubbed it “perfect burger-to-cheese ratio” and … …read more From:: Chicago Restaurant News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

San Francisco Giants at Miami Marlins game previewFOXSports.comMiami Marlins ace Jose Fernandez says his long layoff was a life lesson, even if it was lousy for his career. Veteran right-hander Matt Cain has also learned a few things during his extended time away from the San Francisco Giants. Both pitchers make …Casilla blows save and San Francisco Giants lose to Miami Marlins 6-5abc7news.com MLB Scores: Miami Marlins 6, San Francisco Giants 5Fish StripesGiants’ Buster Posey leaves game after taking foul ball off maskESPNAround...

Deadly Osprey crash spurred safety changesU-T San Diego… of warning to them about newly discovered hazards of flying the Osprey in maintenance mode, and the potential fatigue of the sergeant who unintentionally initiated the wrong system setting, according to the report obtained by The San Diego Union …and more …read more From:: San Diego News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...