Comment on plans for faster, more frequent trains from New York to upstateThe Journal News | LoHud.comPeople interested in faster, more reliable Amtrak train service from New York City to Albany and on to Niagara Falls – including stops in Yonkers and Croton-on-Hudson – can comment on planned improvements in New York on Wednesday. A regional … and more …read more Source: New York News By Google      ...

Wall Street JournalPersonal Tech columnist Geoffrey Fowler takes a close look at a new generation of Ultra HD TVs, like Samsung’s 65-inch HU9000. Does watching Netflix’s “House of Cards” at four times the resolution of standard HD make a difference? Even the unflappable …Sony BRAVIA 4K Ultra HD TVs get availability, pricingSlashGearSony...

The TennesseanJoe Raedle, Getty Images Jose Villanueva and Doraisy Avila check a plan March 31 in Miami. MIAMI, FL – MARCH 31: Jose Villanueva (L) and Doraisy Avila sit with an agent from Sunshine Life and Health Advisors as they look at a pricing plan available from …Health sign-ups in state draw to a closeLos Angeles TimesYou Still Have A Few Hours...

HollybabyMimi stunned her castmates when she dropped Mimi & Nikko: Scandal in Atlanta, but a source close to Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta star K. Michelle tells HollywoodLife.com EXCLUSIVELY, “Real talk, they’re jealous of the fame she’s getting off it but they don …‘Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta‘ Season 3 Trailer Features Sex,...

BloombergApril 16 (Bloomberg) –- China’s Alibaba is giving Yahoo a boost. Shares are surging in extended trading after the e-commerce firm saw profits more than double ahead of its IPO. The results could help market its debut in the U.S., which may value Alibaba at …Yahoo’s quarterly sales top estimates amid turnaroundBoston GlobeSoftbank...

ESPNCHICAGO — Alexei Ramirez is finding different ways of helping the White Sox earn dramatic victories. Ramirez scored the winning run in the bottom of the ninth inning on a throwing error and the Chicago White Sox edged the Boston Red Sox 2-1 on a frigid …Red Sox fall to White Sox 2-1 on error in 9thWashington PostPreview: Red Sox at White SoxReutersRed...

The Times-PicayuneIn this Aug. 28, 2013, file photo, a group of people hold signs protesting the New York Police Department’s program of infiltrating and informing on Muslim communities during a rally near police headquarters in New York. On Tuesday, April 15, 2014, the …NYPD: We’ve Disbanded the Unit That Spied on MuslimsNBC New YorkNew York...

Blackpool GazetteThat job is as a textile artist at Pinewood Studios, meaning Gillian is responsible for making sure the costumes used in films look authentic. “If it’s a war film, like the Brad Pitt one was, I have to make the uniforms look like they’ve been worn by … …read more Source: Pinewood Studios News From Google News      ...

New York Daily NewsDina Lohan drew a sentence of 100 hours of cummunity service in her DUI case. Mike Pont/Getty Images Dina Lohan drew a sentence of 100 hours of cummunity service in her DUI case. Like daughter, like mother. Lindsay Lohan’s mom, Dina, pleaded guilty …Dina Lohan Pleads Guilty To DUI And SpeedingearsuckerRosie O’Donnell blasts...

USA TODAYLOS ANGELES (AP) — Blake Griffin scored 24 points while picking up his 16th technical, and the Los Angeles Clippers led all the way in beating the Denver Nuggets 117-105 on Tuesday night for their franchise-record 57th victory of the season. Chris Paul …Recap: LA Clippers vs. DenverKansas City StarBlake Griffin hit with 16th tech, will miss...

WTAE PittsburghSTOP IT HE ENDED UP PUNISHED AND SLAPPED WITH CHARGES, BUT WHAT? Reporter: IMAGINE YOUR CHILD COMES HOME FROM SCHOOL ONE DAY WITH PROOF OF BULLYING AND YOU BRING THAT TO THE PRINCIPAL AND YOUR CHILD …Bullied Student Charged After Recording TormentorsCBS LocalSouth Fayette parents express dissatisfaction with handling of bullyingTribune-ReviewSouth...

BBC NewsRussian President Vladimir Putin has warned that Ukraine is “on the verge of civil war” after Kiev sent in troops against pro-Russia separatists. Mr Putin, in a phone call to German Chancellor Angela Merkel, described the move as a “sharp escalation”. Ukraine …Putin to Netanyahu: Ukraine to blame for escalationHaaretzDonetsk’s...

New York Daily NewsColton Burpo (Connor Corum) tells Todd (Greg Kinnear) he met Pops in Allen Fraser Colton Burpo (Connor Corum) tells his dad Todd (Greg Kinnear) that he met his grandfather in heaven in “Heaven Is for Real.” Lots of movies have messages, and some …Review: ‘Heaven is for Real’ leaves it to viewer to interpret its storyOmaha...

CNNSeoul, South Korea (CNN) — Rescue boats and helicopters scrambled to pluck hundreds of passengers, most of them high school students, from a passenger ferry as it listed and slow sank off the southwest coast of South Korea on Wednesday. Of the 474 …South Korea ferry: Scores missing as ship sinksBBC NewsRescue Operation Under Way for Ferry Sinking...

Contra Costa TimesU.S. Rep. Barbara Lee (D-Oakland), left, speaks to the media at a training session at Oakland International Airport to offer airport employees tips on how to spot victims of human trafficking, Tuesday, April 15, 2014 in Oakland, Calif. Lee was joined …Oakland airport workers trained to spot sex traffickersSFGateOakland airport staff learns...

Today’s Ticket: Fashion for FoodThe ColoradoanCheck out the latest fashions while helping a worthy cause at Fashion for Food at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at Edge Optics, 706 S. College Ave. The fashion show will exhibit apparel from the Screamin’ Peach as well as fashions created from local artists … …read more Source: Fashion News By Google      ...

SF Sunday parking charge voted downSFGate(04-15) 18:32 PDT SAN FRANCISCO — After being bombarded for hours from all sides, the city’s Municipal Transportation Agency board voted to give up $11 million in annual revenue and go along with Mayor Ed Lee’s plan to stop charging for parking in … and more …read more Source: San Francisco News By Google      ...

Las Vegas Review-Journalweb1_428585_252852531471611_835230175_n_1.jpg. Grouchy John’s, 8520 S. Maryland Parkway, is one of many coffee shops throughout the Las Vegas Valley partnering with Zappos.com to offer free coffee on Tax Day. (Grouchy John’s/Facebook).Free Stuff For Tax DayCBS LocalFor tax filers, these freebies make the day more palatableLas...

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W MagazineIf there’s one word to describe the Dallas Art Fair, which ran from April 11 through 13, it might be “approachable.” The relatively modest size makes it digestible in a few hours and the staffers are welcoming and friendly (even the New York galleries … …read more Source: Dallas News From Google      ...

CBS LocalSAN PEDRO (CBSLA.com) — It took firefighters nearly two hours to knock down a “suspicious” fire at the historic Elks Lodge in San Pedro Tuesday morning. The blaze was reported just before 3 a.m. in the 1700 block of West Cumbre Drive, the Los Angele …Arson Suspected In Early Morning Elks Lodge FireMyFox Los AngelesFire destroys...

Times of IndiaSocialite Kim Kardashian and singer Kanye West were seen having fun in Paris amid speculation that the couple is in the early stages of wedding planning. The 33-year-old reached the City of Lights Saturday to join her beau. The duo then worked out at … and more …read more Source: Paris News From Google News      ...

Kim Kardashian and beau Kanye West holiday in Parisgulfnews.comKim Kardashian and singer Kanye West were seen having fun in Paris amid speculation that the couple is in the early stages of wedding planning. The 33-year-old reached the City of Lights on Saturday to join her beau. The duo then worked out at Usine Gym … and more …read more Source: Paris News From Google News      ...

Telegraph.co.ukThe latest monthly house price index from the ONS shows that prices in London rose by 17.7 per cent in the last year to February 2014. The typical rise in the capital was £63,000 – more than double the average annual earnings in Britain, which amount …It prompted one estate agent to suggest London was now in the grip of a house...

AllHipHopAugust Alsina is a new type of dude. He laid out that chick Keisha Chante flat on live TV. She tried to ask him about the beef that he has with Trey Songz. Apparently, they discussed it and he didn’t want to talk about it. And she asked anyway. And …August Alsina’s 5 Key Tracks From His AlbumXXLMAG.COM all 32 news articles …read...

India’s Snapdeal Acquires Fashion Discovery Site Doozton, As Battle For Online …TechCrunchOnline fashion retail is fast becoming the next battlefront for India’s growing e-commerce startups. With two of the biggest Indian e-commerce companies — Flipkart and Myntra — preparing to merge as part of $330 million deal, rival Snapdeal is now … …read more Source: Fashion News By Google      ...

Los Angeles TimesThey came with iPhones, iPads, digital cameras and even some film cameras — ready to capture the total lunar eclipse known as a “blood moon.” Griffith Observatory in Los Angeles offered a prime view, and hundreds of people were there when the eclipse …Photos: Blood moon, total lunar eclipse on full displaySan Jose Mercury...

Girl, 7, hit by car near downtown Honolulukhon2.comA seven-year-old girl was hospitalized Tuesday after being hit by a car near the intersection of Queen Emma and School sts. Honolulu police were notified at 3:07 p.m. Witnesses say she was apparently trying to cross the street when the car hit her and … …read more Source: Honolulu News Feed From Google News      ...

Prospect Pederson stays hot for AlbuquerqueMLB.comHe went 4-for-4 with two home runs, a double and a walk in Triple-A Albuquerque’s 11-6 victory against El Paso. Pederson improved his slash line to .442/.564/.884 and has five home runs in 12 games this season. Pederson won’t turn 22 until Monday, … and more …read more Source: Albuquerque NM News From Google News      ...

KGO-TVSAN FRANCISCO — The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency’s board of directors voted Tuesday to abolish Sunday parking meter enforcement when it approved its new two-year operating budget. The SFMTA board approved the budget at a …SFMTA Board Repeals Sunday Parking MetersStreetsblog San Francisco (blog) all 13 news articles …read...

5 stabbed to death at Calgary house partyHonolulu Star-AdvertiserCalgary police talked to potential witnesses regarding the multiple fatal stabbing in northwest Calgary on Tuesday. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Larry MacDougal). CALGARY, Alberta ...

The Daily TitanCosplayers and comic book aficionados will gather for Comic-Con International’s WonderCon Anaheim this weekend. The three-day convention, which celebrates and showcases popular arts, will be held at the Anaheim Convention Center for the third year in …WonderCon 2014: Warner Archive Collection PanelsMania all 2 news articles …read...

El Paso TimesThe Albuquerque Isotopes hit four home runs on their way to an 11-6 victory over the El Paso Chihuahuas Tuesday night in Albuquerque. Both Miguel Olivo and Joc Pederson went deep twice, with Pederson driving in five runs and Olivo driving in four.Isotopes beat wandering ChihuahuasAlbuquerque JournalIsotopes Notebook: No panic for the pitching staffExaminer.com all...

Chicago TribuneThe return of Red Sox right-hander Jake Peavy to U.S. Cellular Field for a three-game series against his former team was the big news before Tuesday evening’s White Sox game. White Sox right-hander Erik Johnson did his best to steal some of that spotlight.Dustin Pedroia has cortisone injection in wristWashington PostRamirez scores on error...

The Grant Napear Show – April 15, 2014CBS LocalGrant started the show off asking what Sacramento Kings fans would like to see from the team next season. Plenty of fans called in with thoughts on changes that needed to be made. Super agent Leigh Steinberg came in studio with Grant to talk about his … …read more Source: Leigh Steinberg News From Google      ...

Bridge Magazine: Once vilified, Coleman Young’s legacy deserves reconsiderationDetroit Free PressHe said that to criminals in the city. Young’s biggest political adversary during his tenure was Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson. To a certain extent, both built their power by rallying the troops against the enemy. Patterson needed the … …read more Source: Oakland City Council News From Google News      ...

SFGateA member of the bomb squad inspects an object after a controlled detonation at the finish line of the Boston Marathon in Boston, Tuesday, April 15, 2014. Police have blown up two unattended backpacks found near the Boston Marathon’s finish line on …Boston Marathon Bombing Anniversary Prompts Tributes—and Unanswered …Vanity FairBoston...

Jackson Clarion LedgerStocks managed a rebound for the second time in two days as investors seemed to brush off a report of low homebuilder confidence and tensions in Ukraine. SHARECONNECTTWEETCOMMENTEMAILMORE. A stock market swoon turned into a comeback …BriefcasePress HeraldWhy Coca-Cola and Twitter JumpedMotley FoolWall Street ends higher as blue chips...

Boston HeraldRARIN’ TO GO: Winger Brad Marchand (right) talks with defenseman Johnny Boychuk during yesterday’s practice at the Garden. 1. Wednesday, April 16, 2014. PrintEmail Comments. By: Matt Kalman. The “Little Ball of Hate” might find it difficult to discover a …Kalman: Bruins Have to Find Their Hate To Eliminate WingsCBS LocalSmith...

SFGate (blog)Trevor Johnson, a vocal critic of ride-sharing companies and a member of the San Francisco Cab Drivers Association board of directors, stepped down Tuesday after videos with vulgar titles surfaced on his YouTube channel. Johnson recorded the videos in … …read more Source: YouTube News Feed From Google News      ...

CNNSeoul (CNN) — Every single week for the past 22 years, a group of elderly South Korean women has camped outside the Japanese Embassy in Seoul, enduring the heat and humidity of the region’s monsoonal summer and the sub-zero temperatures of the …Uphill battle to overhaul South Korea’s intelligence agencyABC OnlineSeoul Rebuffs N.Korea’s...

Toronto StarCALGARY—The son of a senior Calgary police officer is behind bars after the worst mass murder in the city’s history — a bloody night that saw the lives of five young people snuffed out in a sudden knife attack at a house party. Matthew de Grood, a …Five students dead in ‘worst mass murder in Calgary’s history’CTV...

CBS LocalBOSTON (CBS) – On the anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombing, Boylston Street was evacuated and two bags were detonated by the Bomb Squad near the finish line. One of the bags was being carried by a barefoot man who was wearing a long black …Here’s The Guy Charged With Leaving Bags At Boston Marathon Finish LineDeadspinIs This Performance...

BillboardAngus Young of AC/DC performs on stage on the first day of the Download Festival at Donington Park on June 11, 2010 in Derby, England. Redferns/Getty Images. 7.358 k. 453. 0. Rumors of AC/DC’s imminent demise appear to be exaggerated. Reports …AC/DC Retirement Rumors May Be Exaggerated, According To ReportStarpulse.comAC/DC Retirement Rumors...

Headlines & Global NewsThe wireless industry has somewhat reversed course as law enforcement and elected officials in the U.S. demand that manufacturers implement a “kill switch” to combat surging smartphone theft across the country. (Photo : Reuters). Major U.S. wireless …Smartphone ‘kill switches’ on the waySFGateCTIA unveils...

DailyTechToshiba has announced a new 15.6” notebook that supports 4K resolution (3840 x 2160). Satellite P55t’s display has 282 pixels per inch (PPI) and of course uses IPS technology for wide viewing angles. Toshiba also claims that the Satellite P55t features the …Toshiba’s 4K Laptop Gets US Price and Release DateTom’s Hardware GuideThe...

Examiner.comMany Cubs fans that made the road trip to New York City to see the Cubs play in Yankee Stadium were probably glad not to be in snowy Chicago. But, they didn’t get a chance to escape bad weather in New York. However, unlike at Wrigley Field, fans who …Jackie Robinson Day: Rain Pushes Back Yankees’ Mandela TributeCBS Local all 168 news...

Fox NewsApril 29, 2011: Actor Paul Walker poses during the photo call of the movie ‘Fast and Furious 5′ in Rome. Walker’s brothers are filling in to help finish shooting on Fast & Furious 7. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini, File). NEW YORK – Paul Walker’s brothers are …Paul Walker’s Brothers Will Fill in for Him on ‘Fast...

USA TODAYShortly after ceremonies ended Tuesday to commemorate the one year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombing, two backpacks in the area of the Boylston Street finish line raised concerns of police, who evacuated the neighborhood. The Boston Police …Source: Bag Detonated In Boston Contained Rice Cooker, ConfettiCBS LocalPolice detonate backpacks...

Last minute tax filers race to beat midnight deadlinekdvr.comDENVER — Several metro Denver post offices will be able to accept your tax return late Tuesday night and make sure it gets postmarked before midnight. All post offices will operate normal retail hours except for the Denver General Mail Facility … and more …read more Source: Denver News From Google      ...

News On 6We did try to get a comment from Chang, who owns the restaurant, but his employees said he’s out of town. The attorney general has filed a civil suit. His office said the women may also look at filing criminal charges, which would be done through local …AG’ s Lawsuit Alleges Sexual Discrimination At Miami RestaurantKTULChinese Chef Buffet...