Amy Baker’s 50th Birthday The Plank Oakland – Video Amy Baker’s 50th Birthday The Plank Oakland A fun time at The Plank in Oakland for Amy Baker’s 50th birthday! via IFTTThttp://youtu.be/ip7CiwHzniI Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Overland Country Bar In Oakland – Video The Overland Country Bar In Oakland at 109 Broadway. It’s the only country bar in Oakland! via IFTTThttp://youtu.be/k4UEffcMztw Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Reverend Al Sharpton speaks in Cleveland on police reformfox8.comCLEVELAND – Nearly one week after Cleveland Police Officer Michael Brelo was found not guilty on two counts of voluntary manslaughter in the November 2012 shooting deaths of Timothy Russell and Malissa Williams., Rev. Al Sharpton spoke before …Rev. Al Sharpton to speak on Brelo verdict in Cleveland Friday (live coverage)cleveland.com Cleveland to Sharpton: Stay home (commentary)SILive.comRev. Al Sharpton: “Cleveland has a problem”19 Action NewsWKYC-TVall...

Chicago’s Alinea the people’s choice at World’s 50 Best RestaurantsMalay Mail OnlineAFP picLONDON, May 30 — Chef Grant Achatz’s Chicago restaurant Alinea has taken the people’s choice award for world’s best restaurant, ahead of the main event in London Monday, when an influential group will proclaim the 50 best dining destinations in … …read more From:: Chicago Restaurant News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Big, little S.F. arts groups bury hatchet, divvy up city moneySan Francisco Chronicle (subscription)But during an arts symposium in October to talk to Board of Supervisor candidates, Supervisor Jane Kim issued a blunt warning: Get it together and present a unified budget proposal. That ultimatum has led to a renewed spirit of cooperation this year … …read more From:: SF Board Of Supervisors News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Can you trademark ‘LA Fashion Week‘? Someone has, with October shows now …Los Angeles TimesAlthough the last round of Los Angeles Fashion Week runway shows and presentations is barely in the rearview mirror, plans are already underway for the next one — including Thursday’s announcement of an “official” LA Fashion Week set to take place Oct. …read more From:: Fashion Week News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Man gets 33 years to life in hospital after Cukor murderBerkeleysideThe Alameda County Board of Supervisors is divided on the issue, and has not adopted the law. Berkeley’s representative, Supervisor Keith Carson, is opposed to the law. After the sentencing, Andrea Cukor said she wants to work to change the law to make …and more …read more From:: Keith Carson Alameda County Supervisor News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

New York Nail Salons Now Required to Post Workers’ Bill of RightsNew York TimesStarting this week, every nail salon in New York will be required to post a manicurists’ bill of rights in clear sight of customers and employees, the latest effort by city and state leaders to curb the widespread exploitation of workers in the …Every nail salon in New York must now post a workers’ bill of rightsThe Week Magazine New York Governor Introduces Nail Salon Workers’ Bill of RightsFashionista (blog)Workers’...

Tampa Bay Lightning vs. New York Rangers: Preview and Prediction for Game 7Bleacher ReportThere are a lot of players on both sides of the ice with history on the other team, but on the Lightning side of the series few players gave more to the Rangers than Ryan Callahan, the heart-and-soul winger who spent the bulk of his career in New York …NHL 2015 Eastern Conference championship Game 7 live stream: New York …AL.com New York Rangers vs. Tampa Bay Lightning Game 7: Preview and predictionNJ.comNHL playoff betting: Tampa...

AFC wide open for Indianapolis Colts Super Bowl runNFL.comWeakened by the departure of All-Pro cornerback Darrelle Revis in March, the Patriots are now set to play the first quarter of the season without Super Bowl MVP Tom Brady. Already shrouded in mystery due to their own legendary quarterback’s inability …Chuck Pagano ‘Excited’ About the 2015 ColtsHorseshoe Heroes Colts need Arthur Jones to be ‘difference-maker’FOXSports.comall 6 news articles …read more From:: Super Bowl News From...

Eliana Lopez finally has her say in solo showSan Francisco Chronicle (subscription)The low point came during a rancorous hearing at the Board of Supervisors in December 2012, where it was eventually decided Mirkarimi should keep his job as sheriff. When local …. C.W. Nevius is a San Francisco Chronicle columnist. His columns appear …and more …read more From:: SF Board Of Supervisors News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Cleveland Browns waive longsnapper Christian Yountcleveland.comCLEVELAND, Ohio — The Browns have given fifth-year long snapper Christian Yount the boot. But at least it wasn’t a snap decision. The Browns made Yount compete with rookie Charley Hughlett last year to save his job, and the veteran prevailed. But this …Browns waive long snapper YountTheNewsTribune.com all 12 news articles …read more From:: Cleveland News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Cooking up plots at Printers Row Lit FestChicago TribuneLocal chefs like Tony Quartaro, from Formento’s, will demonstrate recipes under the tent, and authors will also appear to discuss books like legendary New York Times restaurant critic Mimi Sheraton’s “1,000 Foods to Eat Before You Die.” Plus, meet …and more …read more From:: Chicago Restaurant News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Chef Nobu dishes about his new Miami projectMiami HeraldSince 2001, Nobu Miami has been making the most of that abundance, remaining a South Beach hot spot over the years. Matsuhisa combined his training in Tokyo as well as experience operating restaurants in Peru and Argentina to create a menu that … …read more From:: Miami Restaurant News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Eddie Lacy wants to force more NFL defensive backs to make ‘business …AL.comLacy ran for 1,139 yards in 2014 after rushing for 1,178 in 2013, when he was the NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year. He scored 13 touchdowns last season after scoring 11 in 2013. Including the playoffs, Lacy produced 10 consecutive games with more than …and more …read more From:: NFL Playoffs News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Kristen Bell Had a Traumatic Uber Pool Experience, But She’s Not the Only OneE! OnlineKristen Bell tried to take an Uber yesterday, and it did not go as planned. The main problem? Well, she signed up for Uber Pool, the app’s ride-sharing service, without realizing it. So imagine her surprise when into the car jumps another passenger! But being …Kristen Bell Live Tweets Random Group Uber RideABC News Kristen Bell Live-Tweets Hilariously Awkward Uber RideTIMEKristen Bell Live-Tweets Hilarious Uber MistakeHuffington...

Nicki Minaj: I’m High-Maintenance in Bed – And You Should Be, TooPeople Magazine“I demand that climax. I think women should demand that,” she says in Cosmopolitan’s July cover story. “I have a friend who’s never had an orgasm in her life. In her life! That hurts my heart. It’s cuckoo to me.” But the “Feeling Myself” rapper is nothing if not …Nicki Minaj has an amazing sex life – because she demands itUSA TODAY Minaj: I demand a climaxTV3.ieNicki Minaj Talks...

Man Fined For Using Apple Watch While DrivingTIMEA Canadian man recently was fined $120 for wearing his Apple Watch while driving. Jeffrey Macesin was pulled over by Quebec police after he was using the gadget on his wrist to change the song he was listening to, CTV News reports. A law in Quebec’s …Fanboy gets ticket for using Apple Watch while drivingCNET Another Distraction for Drivers: The Apple WatchScience TimesMan Gets $120 Ticket for Using Apple Watch While DrivingPC MagazineThe Register –Uncover Michiganall...

NBA Finals ticket prices skyrocket year over year with Cavs-WarriorsCBSSports.comThe NBA Finals feature a star-studded matchup between LeBron James’ big-name Cavaliers and the big-market, big-win-total, big-hype Golden State Warriors. As such, ticket prices have skyrocketed year over year and will be the most expensive in several …Warriors eliminate Rockets, end 40-year NBA Finals droughtThe Denver Post LeBron James facing 2007 Finals repeatU-T San DiegoGet Ready for the (Media) BacklashCBS LocalDeadspin –Forbes...

Wolverton: Apple’s iCloud Photo Library tops Google Photos for meSan Jose Mercury NewsApple’s new online photo service isn’t for everyone, including many owners of Apple devices. But I like it enough to keep using it, despite its premium price, notable shortcomings and Google’s new competitor. iCloud Photo Library, as the service is called, …Google Photos Is Your New Essential Picture AppWired Google offers unlimited free storage of photos, videosseattlepi.comGoogle, GoPro collaborate on Jump virtual...

Google levels up security at I/O with secure comms tool, better authenticationPCWorldGoogle targeted people’s growing digital insecurity at its I/O developer conference this week with a number of new products that aim to protect communications and improve authentication. Project Vault is a new hardware device created by Google’s Advanced …Google, Levi’s Weave Tech Into Textiles With Project JacquardNBCNews.com Google’s Answer to the Big Problem With WearablesWall Street Journal (blog)Google I/O: Project...

Klay Thompson Does Have a Concussion, the Warriors SayNew York TimesOAKLAND, Calif. — Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson has received a diagnosis of a concussion and will not practice until he is symptom free. Continue reading the main story. Related Coverage. Golden State’s Stephen Curry driving against …Warriors finally admit Klay Thompson has a concussionWashington Post (blog) Klay Thompson diagnosed with a concussion, no timetable for returnCBSSports.comKlay Thompson Injury Update: Warriors Star Out Indefinitely...

Dream matchup for Super Bowl 50?NFL.comPittsburgh (six Lombardis, eight appearances), Dallas (five Lombardis, eight appearances) and San Francisco (five Lombardis, six appearances) are the defining teams of the Super Bowl Era — but with no disrespect to the Niners, it’s just gotta be Steel … …read more From:: Super Bowl News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

First Draft | Chris Christie Ready to Desert Common Core StandardsNew York TimesChris Christie said on Thursday that New Jersey could abandon Common Core education standards, changing his position as he tries to reconcile policies that he embraced as the moderate governor of a blue state with his bid to win over conservative …Governor Chris Christie calls for end of Common Core in New JerseyWABC-TV Timeline: Chris Christie’s evolution on Common CoreNJ.comChris Christie finalizes his slow-motion flip-flop on Common CoreWashington...

2015 Gumball 3000 Rally Invades San FranciscoThe Art of GearsIt’s officially the end of the fourth day of the 2015 Gumball Rally 3000 and it looks like a majority of the rally participants have headed to their hotels for the night for a much-needed rest. Long before they arrived in San Francisco earlier tonight …Gumball 3000 Rally Day Five: San Francisco to Los AngelesThe Car Guide all 12 news articles …read more From:: San Francisco News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Teen stabbed in stomach during San Francisco robberyKRON4.comSAN FRANCISCO (KRON) — A teen was stabbed in the stomach late Thursday night during a robbery in San Francisco’s Inner Mission neighborhood. Police said that the stabbing happened around 11:15 p.m., near the area of 24th and York streets.Female stabbed in abdomen during robberySan Francisco Examiner all 4 news articles …read more From:: San Francisco News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

The Top 10 highest-paid female CEOsLas Vegas SunThis photo shows the ten highest-paid female CEOs in 2014, according to a study carried out by executive compensation data firm Equilar and The Associated Press. Top row, from left: Marissa Mayer, Yahoo; Carol Meyrowitz, TJX Cos.; Meg Whitman, …and more …read more From:: Las Vegas News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Cal Enjoys Successful Opening Day At IRA ChampionshipsCal AthleticsCal finished in a time of 5:51.8, nearly eight seconds ahead of second-place Harvard (5:59.0). The Bears advanced to Saturday’s semifinals where they will face Boston, Princeton and Brown at 7:36 a.m. PT. The first semifinal race features Harvard, Yale … …read more From:: California Golden Bears News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Oakland Raiders: Andre Debose X-Factor In 2015?NFL Spin ZoneWith all of the noise surrounding the Oakland Raiders early draft choices, it is easy to forget about some of the selections they made towards the end of the third day. It’s usually pretty hard for fans to get fired up over a teams 6th or 7th round … …read more From:: Oakland Raiders News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

As Corps releases flood waters upstream, Trinity River in Dallas continues to riseDallas Morning News (blog)Update at 1:11 p.m.: The Trinity River through the Dallas Floodway continues to rise — at laast look it was at 41.14 feet heading toward 43 feet, give or take, around 7 p.m. And that doesn’t even take into account the storms due in late tonight and …and more …read more From:: Dallas News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Hastert Indictment Shocks His Associates on Capitol HillNew York TimesWASHINGTON — The indictment announced late Thursday against J. Dennis Hastert, the former speaker of the House of Representatives, has stunned his friends and former Capitol Hill colleagues, who said they were struggling to make sense of the federal …Bail Set for Indicted Former House of Representatives Speaker Dennis HastertWall Street Journal Dennis Hastert paid to conceal sexual misconduct, sources sayLos Angeles TimesIllinois was preparing to build...

Our Pick for Box Office Movie of the Week: ‘San Andreas’The Cheat SheetThe end of May is an odd time for movie releases. The early-Spring blockbusters have already come out. Summer’s offerings won’t come for another month or so. That in-between time creates a vacuum of sorts, kicking the door wide open for new release to …Box–office preview: ‘San Andreas’ to shake up $40 millionL.A. Biz The Rock’s ‘San Andreas’ Doubles ‘Gravity’ at Thursday Night Box OfficeTheWrapall...

Islamic State claims responsibility for bombing outside Saudi mosqueLos Angeles TimesIslamic State militants claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing on Friday outside a Shiite Muslim mosque in eastern Saudi Arabia that killed four people, echoing a similar deadly strike a week ago, also claimed by the group. lRelated ‘White marriage’ a …Sectarianism after the Saudi mosque bombingsWashington Post (blog) ISIS claims suicide bomb at Shiite mosque in Saudi Arabia, 4 deadFox NewsIslamic State Claims Saudi Mosque...

Ferguson Mayor Responds to Protesters’ ‘Tone Deaf’ CommentsCBS LocalFerguson, Missouri Mayor James Knowles announces that Police Chief Thomas Jackson will step down, in Ferguson, Missouri on March 11, 2015. Jacksons departure is being called a mutual separation and will be effective March 19. Jackson is leaving … …read more From:: Ferguson News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Mayor Schaaf Says If Warriors Become Champs, Parade Will Be In OaklandCBS LocalOAKLAND (KCBS)— Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf doesn’t want to jinx anything, but she says if the Warriors win the NBA Finals, the victory parade will be in Oakland. The mayor and downtown merchants alike are counting on Dub Nation to behave itself and …Will Oakland mayor enforce laws against violent protests?GOPUSA all 2 news articles …read more From:: Oakland CA News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...