Steven A. Ballmer Speaks Loudly and Carries a Big WalletNew York TimesHe bought the franchise for $2 billion in what was considered part business transaction, part act of beneficence, after the Clippers’ longtime owner, Donald Sterling, incurred a lifetime ban from the N.B.A. for making racist comments that were recorded …and more …read more From:: NBA News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Does Riley realize he’s like LeBron?ESPNThe team traded three draft picks to move up three spots to draft Napier, who has been so-so at best in the NBA. The Heat also signed Josh McRoberts and Danny Granger — players designed to fit around James, should he return. Riley says he is over …Riley: No excuses will come from Heat for this seasonNBA.com (blog) Pat Riley: ‘We should have made the playoffs’Sun Sentinelall 100 news articles …read more From:: NBA News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Letter: NCAA Women’s BasketballNew Bern Sun JournalThe Sun Journal sports page recently had two interesting articles that were germane to University of Connecticut (UCONN) women’s basketball and college women’s basketball sports in general. The first reported on UCONN’S winning the 2014-15 NCAA … …read more From:: NCAA Basketball News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

San Francisco board expected to ban wild animal performancesReutersBut the measure bars any public showing, carnival, fair, parade, petting zoo, ride, race, film shoot or other undertaking in which wild or exotic animals “are required to perform tricks, fight or participate as accompaniments for the entertainment …and more …read more From:: Oakland Mayor Race News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

The Best Websites To Find A Job In FashionInvestopediaFamed author and playwright Oscar Wilde once said: “Fashion is a form of ugliness so intolerable that we have to alter it every six months.” While he’s generally not considered a fashion forefather, he was right about one thing: The industry is … …read more From:: Fashion News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

San Francisco becomes latest city to approve comprehensive ban on wild …Minneapolis Star TribuneThe ordinance, which the San Francisco Board of Supervisors approved without comment, applies to circuses, backyard birthday parties and filming of movies and television shows. Cats, dogs and other domesticated pets are exempt, as are animals used for …San Francisco poised to ban performances by exotic animalsTheNewsTribune.com San Francisco could become largest city with a comprehensive wild animal …Fox Newsall 81 news...

Transgender model Andreja Pejic talks changing fashion worldPage SixGender ambiguity isn’t anything new for the fashion world, but thanks to model Andreja Pejic, the industry is becoming a more welcoming to transgender community. The 23-year-old model, who underwent gender confirmation surgery last year, is one of the …Has the Fashion Industry Reached a Transgender Turning Point?Vogue.com Andreja Pejic Just Set a New Milestone for Trans ModelsStyle.comall 25 news articles …read more From:: Fashion News By Google...

In long-suffering Cleveland, Cavaliers offer a ray of hopeBoston Globe (subscription)I had to brush confetti from my jheri-curl head as recently as Feb. 1, when Pete Carroll made the worst play call in the history of sports. I wasn’t expecting a celebration in the sky when Gigi Datome slinked off the floor Sunday, but anything these …What time and which channel is Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Boston Celtics Game 2?cleveland.com Celtics Underdogs Again In Game 2 Vs. Cavs; Cleveland’s Finals Odds ImproveNESN.comNBA Playoffs...

Menu items claim to put the over in ‘hangover’Chicago TribuneOne of these is indulging in a comforting, alcohol-absorbing meal during this suffering, which usually translates to something fried, carb-laden or creamy. Vegetables are an alien concept here. A number of restaurants understand how you are feeling and … …read more From:: Chicago Restaurant News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Islanders Fans Trying To Take History, Swipe Seats From Nassau ColiseumCBS LocalNEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The New York Islanders still have games to play at Nassau Coliseum, but that’s not stopping fans from swiping seats from the team’s soon-to-be abandoned home. While the Isles are attempting to make more history at the only …What channel is Game 4 of Washington Capitals-New York Islanders playoff …NJ.com Islanders Fans Accused of Racist, Anti-Gay Taunts, Vandalizing Capitals Fan’s CarNBC New YorkCAPITALS...

The Gear Behind SXSWPremier GuitarThe sheer volume of SXSW can be daunting for anyone. This March the Texas capital hosted more than 2,200 bands in over 100 venues, spanning five days. In recent years they’ve added a tech conference, music-poster showcase, comedy summits, and a … …read more From:: SXSW News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

The New York Giants Should Sign Ray RiceHuffington PostThe New York Giants should sign Ray Rice because they present the best opportunity to turn a troubled and lost individual into the biggest advocate against domestic violence in the history of professional sports. Likewise, if there is to be a happy … …read more From:: New York City News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Super Bowl City 50 Unveils Plans, Images Ahead of Big GameNBC Bay AreaThe San Francisco Bay Area Super Bowl 50 Host Committee unveiled plans and images on Tuesday, which boasts a temporary “Super Bowl City,” showing happy football fans lining the streets of San Francisco – the iconic Ferry Building and Bay Bridge … …read more From:: Super Bowl News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Laura Welsh Gushes Over John Legend & Teases Next Album at SXSW!HollywireChelsea Briggs sat down with the singer at SXSW in Austin, Texas to talk about her album, working with the one and only John Legend and what it was like being featured in Fifty Shades of Grey! Also, we most definitely put her in the Hollywire Hot Seat!and more …read more From:: SXSW News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Charlie Hebdo editor’s final book: ‘Letter to the Islamophobia Frauds Who Play …The IndependentOutspoken: Stéphane Charbonnier, the editor of ‘Charlie Hebdo‘, was killed when extremists attacked the magazine’s offices in January (Getty) To combat racism is to combat all forms of racism. To combat Islamophobia is to combat – what exactly?and more …read more From:: Charlie Hebdo Related News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

The Cheap Eater: Good Stuff EateryChicago TribuneMendelsohn and Chicago must not get enough of each other. His latest bouquet of roses to our city resides within the Loop, a satellite location of his Good Stuff Eatery that’s proven popular in Washington and Philadelphia. Restaurants in the Loop, by … …read more From:: Chicago Restaurant News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Gwen Stefani, Usher and CeeLo Green Return to ‘The Voice’ Monday April 27TVbytheNumbersSeason 6 winning Coach Usher has been ranked by the Recording Industry Assn. of America as one of the best-selling artists in American music history, having sold more than 65 million albums worldwide. He has won numerous awards, including eight …and more …read more From:: Movie Awards Season News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

The 19 Super Bowl rematches on this year’s NFL scheduleCBSSports.comIf that sounds confusing, let’s use the Super Bowl champion New England Patriots as an example. This year, the AFC East is matched up with the NFC East and the AFC South. That means the Pats play the Jets, Bills and Dolphins twice each, and have …Dolphins Draft Flashback: 1980MiamiDolphins all 2 news articles …read more From:: Super Bowl News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Readers react to Boston Globe columnist Dan Shaughnessy’s column about …cleveland.comCLEVELAND, Ohio — Earlier today I shared Boston Globe columnist Dan Shaughnessy’s not-so-flattering column about the City of Cleveland. In it he called Cleveland a “diminished city” that “feels like the local economy runs on lottery tickets.” Even …Boston writer Dan Shaughnessy misses mark about ClevelandAkron Beacon Journal Sports writer bashes Cavs, Cleveland, locals fire backWKYC-TVFuming:...

Amy Schumer renewed for fourth season on Comedy CentralBaltimore Sun (blog)From the cover of Entertainment Weekly, to hosting the “MTV Movie Awards” and winning a Peabody Award, it seems as people are lining up to celebrate her work. We have been writing about her a long time. Check out the galleries and related items.‘Inside Amy Schumer’ Will Feature A Cosby Sketch, And 7 Other Things To Know …Huffington Post “Inside Amy Schumer” renewed for fourth seasonCBS News5 jokes that explain how...

Video: Oakland Hosts First-Ever Queer Fashion WeekVocativThe shows also aimed to mix experience levels—models and designers just starting out, with veterans of New York Fashion Week—as well as highlight a variety of looks. “Queer designers are designing in a myriad of styles from evening wear to urban … …read more From:: Fashion Week News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

2015 NFL schedule: San Francisco 49ers have hardest path to playoffsWashington Post (blog)The NFL schedule will have its official release on Tuesday night, but since we already know who each team’s opponents will be and where, we can shed some light on the toughest and easiest roads to the playoffs. Using two measures of strength of …NFL schedule will be released on TuesdayNBCSports.com 2015 NFL Schedule: Pittsburgh Steelers have two ‘must-see’ games in 2015 per …Behind the Steel CurtainNFL Nation TV...

Cubs call up infield prodigy Addison Russell to majorsCBSSports.comPeters: The Lightning look to maintain momentum as the series shifts to Detroit while the Predators face a daunting task in Chicago. Daily Picks. NHL Headlines. Penguins GM goes off on Pittsburgh columnist · Rangers edge Penguins to reclaim series lead …Eight things to know about Cubs mega-prospect Addison RussellChicago Sun-Times Report: The Cubs are calling up Addison Russell to join Kris BryantUSA TODAYThis Week In Baseball: Why We Need Kris Bryant To SucceedCBS...

Stock Android Isn’t Perfect: Lollipop EditionAndroid PoliceOf course, now that we’ve posted Getting To Know Android: Lollipop Edition, it’s time to get picky and have a look at the things that still need fixing. As always, we’ll be running through some of the issues hanging around in the latest iteration of Android, and …Google Inc. (GOOG) Android Wear Update Leaves Apple Inc. (AAPL) Apple …Bidness ETC Google Inc Announces Impressive Android Wear UpdateValueWalkNew Google Watch App Surpasses Apple...

‘Batman v Superman’ Honest Trailer Reveals Subtext Behind the Talking Heads …Hollywood ReporterIn case the subtext of the official teaser for Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice was too oblique, the new Honest Trailers version handily translates it for people who wondered what all that shouting at the start was all about. Described as “a teaser that will …Batman V Superman director Zack Snyder posts full Batsuit imageDaily Mail Did the ‘Batman V Superman’ trailer reveal Robin?USA TODAYBatman...

S&P 500, Dow erase gains after barrage of earningsMarketWatchThe Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -0.34% fell 80, or 0.4%, to 17,955.56 after opening with a modest gain. More than two-thirds of its 30 components were trading with losses. The Nasdaq Composite COMP, +0.48% added 22 points, or 0.5%, to 5,017, …US stocks rally on China stimulus ahead of tech earningsLivemint US Stocks Bounce BackMorningstar.comWall St rallies on China stimulus ahead of tech earningsMoneycontrol.comBBC Newsall 188 news articles …read...

Jon Stewart sets last day for ‘Daily Show’San Jose Mercury NewsWe now have a date for the End of the Civilized World as We Know It, otherwise known as Jon Stewart’s last day hosting “The Daily Show.” The New York Times reports that Stewart, who has hosted “The Daily Show” for 16 years, will log his final episode on …Jon Stewart’s final ‘Daily Show’ is August 6: Here’s how to win ticketsNJ.com When Is Jon Stewart’s Last Daily Show?seattlepi.comJon Stewart’s...

Third Rails Studios in Doraville is latest addition to Georgia’s burgeoning …ArtsATLPinewood Studios, EUE/Screen Gems, Eagle Rock and Triple Horse are just a few of the other large-scale studio facilities in the area that are attracting major film and television productions. Third Rail Studios, a 270,000-square-foot space on the … …read more From:: Pinewood Studios Atlanta Related News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Joss Whedon calls Edgar Wright’s ‘Ant-Man’ screenplay ‘the best script Marvel …TheCelebrityCafe.comJoss Whedon is widely considered among the best writers working in Hollywood, so when he compliments a fellow screenwriter, one listens. In an interview for his upcoming Avengers: Age of Ultron, he revealed that Edgar Wright and Joe Cornish’s unused …Joss Whedon Says Edgar Wright’s ‘Ant-Man’ Was ‘The Best Script Marvel Ever Had’ScreenCrush all 43 news articles ...

Senate Leaders Clear Way for Vote on Loretta Lynch as Attorney GeneralWall Street JournalWASHINGTON—Senate leaders Tuesday resolved a partisan dispute over abortion funding that had snarled a bill aimed at curbing human trafficking for more than a month and prevented the chamber from voting on Attorney General nominee Loretta Lynch.Senate has deal on trafficking; is Loretta Lynch next?Detroit Free Press Long Wait for Attorney General Nominee Will Soon Be OverTIMELoretta Lynch Confirmation Block Lifts as Senators Agree on Sex Trafficking...

NFL to Announce Schedule Tonight; Packers Back for Offseason ProgramWBAYWe know the Packers will host the Seattle Seahawks at Lambeau Field this season. It will be a rematch with the team who defeated them in the NFC Championship game. On Monday, the Packers took part in the first day of the offseason program, which …Packers Start Offseason Workout ProgramWeAreGreenBay.com Packers move on from Seattle loss with offseason workoutsUSA TODAYPackers move on from Seattle with offseason workoutsWatertown Daily TimesNBCSports.comall...

Oakland Grizzlies sign 11-year-old Devin Wolbert through Team IMPACTSwimSwamDevin Wolbert, an 11-year-old from New Baltimore, Mich., will officially sign with the Oakland men’s swimming and diving program Saturday, April 18, associate head coach Shawn Kornoelje announced today. Current Photo via Oakland University. …read more From:: Oakland CA News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

What’s new on the Vegas dining sceneLights Vegas Action (blog)Andiron Steak & Sea at Downtown Summerlin: Andiron, from esteemed Las Vegas restaurateurs Kim Canteenwalla and Elizabeth Blau, is a chic new spot with décor that will make you feel like you’re hanging out in The Hamptons. The restaurant serves … …read more From:: Las Vegas Restaurant News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Mass Appeal Uses Google Maps To Discover Locations Of Iconic Hip Hop …HipHopDX“In honor of the 21st anniversary of this hip hop classic, which took place on April 19, we will start with Illmatic,” the Mass Appeal article says. “The cover was shot at the intersection of 10th St and 41st Ave in Queensbridge, one of the largest …and more …read more From:: Hip Hop News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Atlanta’s Own High Line May Finally Erase Some Racial DivisionsNational JournalBut in Atlanta, transportation policy has also been used a tool to separate people by race and class. Considering the last century of divides drawn by railroads and highways, it’s remarkable to think that Atlantans will soon be able to efficiently … …read more From:: Atlanta News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...