East Oakland: Firework sparks brush fire near Skyline BoulevardSan Jose Mercury NewsOAKLAND — A firework ignited a vegetation fire Saturday night in East Oakland, a fire official said. Oakland Fire crews responded to a report of a vegetation fire at 9:53 p.m. Saturday near the 14000 block of Skyline Boulevard, said Battalion Chief …Firework sparks two-alarm fire in Oakland HillsSFBay all 10 news articles …read more From:: East Oakland News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Video purportedly shows ISIS militants executing troops at Syria …Fox NewsA video posted online Saturday purportedly shows Islamic State fighters killing at least 25 Syrian government soldiers in the historic town of Palmyra in central Syria. The video appears to show the soldiers being taken in pickup trucks from the town’s …ISIS video shows execution of 25 men in ruins of Syria amphitheaterCNN International Boys recruited as executionersIrish IndependentISIS youth execute 25 Syrian soldiers at Palmyra amphitheater...

Bright lights, big booms on the Strip — PHOTOSLas Vegas Review-JournalFireworks explode over the Strip in Las Vegas as seen from ghostbar at the Palms hotel-casino on Saturday, July 4, 2015. (Joshua Dahl/Las Vegas Review-Journal). Bright lights, big booms on the Strip — PHOTOS.and more …read more From:: Las Vegas Hotels News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Far-right supporters want Ukraine to end ceasefire, president won’t meet rebel …Ottawa CitizenFighters from the Azov volunteer battalion ignite flares during the march marking the 72th anniversary of the Ukrainian Insurgent Army in Kiev, Ukraine, Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014. The Ukrainian Insurgent Army initially collaborated with the Nazis …Massive far-right march in Kiev demands end of ceasefire in E. UkraineRT all 6 news articles …read more From:: Ukraine News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Greece Votes in Referendum With Future in Euro in DoubtNDTVAthens: Greece voted on Sunday on whether to accept more austerity in exchange for international aid, in a high-stakes referendum likely to determine whether it leaves the euro-currency area after seven years of economic pain. Staged against a backdrop …Are We About to Witness a ‘Schrodinger’s’ Greece?Wall Street Journal (blog) Greece votes on high-stakes bailout referendumMiami HeraldPolls open in historic Greek bailout referendumSydney Morning HeraldNew...

Clothiers tap into power of Ultraman and GodzillaThe Japan NewsBy Wakako Takeuchi / Yomiuri Shimbun Staff Writer Next year will mark the 50th anniversary of Japanese live-action superhero Ultraman. Godzilla, meanwhile, celebrated its 60th birthday last year. Producers of consumer goods are seizing on these two … …read more From:: Godzilla News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Valley students star at 5th Avenue Theatre in SeattleYakima Herald-RepublicMaddie Petre and Jacob Stucki in costume from West Valley High School’s spring production of “Once Upon A Mattress” during Seattle’s Fifth Avenue Awards on June 8. Stucki received an honorable mention in the category of Outstanding Performance by an …and more …read more From:: Seattle News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Archaeologist gives history of Miami toolsFort Wayne Journal GazetteThe warm afternoon sun shone through the trees at the Chief Richardville House on Saturday as history enthusiasts and families gathered to learn about Miami Indian culture. The event Saturday was one of a series of educational programs at the house …and more …read more From:: Miami News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

America Celebrates Independence Day With Fireworks, ParadesNew York TimesHere were some highlights of Independence Day festivities around the nation: ___. SPECTATORS BRAVE TIGHT SECURITY FOR NYC FIREWORKS SHOW. Hundreds of thousands of people braved tight security along New York City’s East River to watch …and more …read more From:: New York City News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Hidden Gems Still Available on 2015 NBA Free-Agency MarketBleacher ReportThe tsunami of free-agency news has largely passed with the recent decisions by LaMarcus Aldridge and DeAndre Jordan, per ESPN.com’s Marc Stein and Tim MacMahon, but more decisions still await—some that could be particularly impactful in the …NBA Free Agency: Latest news, rumors and updatesCBSSports.com NBA rumors: Free agency and tradesSI.comall 3 news articles …read more From:: NBA News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

New Hong Kong string quartet shines in eclectic showSouth China Morning Post (subscription)The four local-born musicians, who are members of the Hong Kong Sinfonietta, showcased superb balance and sensitivity in delivering various styles of the string quartet genre, including a recent work by a living composer. The concert opened with Haydn … …read more From:: Hong Kong News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Result: Los Angeles Galaxy hammer Toronto with Robbie Keane hat-trickSports MoleHowever, Los Angeles did double their lead just before the break when Stefan Ishizaki released the run of Baggio Husidic down the right, who centred the ball for Keane to slot past Konopka from close range. During half-time Gerrard was unveiled by the …King Keane Nets Hat-Trick as Galaxy Throttle Toronto FC 4-0NBC Southern California Galaxy introduces newest addition Steven Gerrard to fans at halftimeLos Angeles TimesKeane’s hat trick lifts...

Hong Kong governance will remain a challenge with or without CY Leung …South China Morning Post (subscription)This will apply to Leung or whoever will become Hong Kong’s next leader, Tsang added, because the 2017 chief executive election is sure to remain a small-circle game, without “one person, one vote”,. “The worry is real,” Tsang said in a TVB talk show …and more …read more From:: Hong Kong News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Early Report Card Grades for the Biggest Signings of 2015 NBA Free Agency so …Bleacher ReportThe NBA free-agent frenzy is here, and rarely has the term felt more appropriate. Before the market even opened, teams had their top recruiters lined up like Black Friday bargain-hunters. But nothing about this Christmas in July comes cheap. Contracts …and more …read more From:: NBA News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

CD reviewsDenton Record ChronicleMusician Neil Young speaks during a session at the International CES on Jan. 7 in Las Vegas. Denton Record-Chronicle. Published: 04 July 2015 11:04 PM. ROCK/POP. Neil Young + Promise of the Real — The Monsanto Years (Warner Bros.) Neil Young’s …and more …read more From:: International CES News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Auto racing: Daytona tradition gets tossed out for TV ratingsFredericksburg.comA fan races up to get a selfie with Dale Earnhardt Jr.at Daytona Saturday. The driver is on the pole tonight. More Information. COKE ZERO 400 WHEN: Tonight, 7:45 WHERE: Daytona (Fla.) International Speedway TV: NBC (channels 4, 12) RADIO: WFLS–FM …NBC has turned former Fourth of July ‘Firecracker’ into a dudColumbia Daily Herald Missing July 4 Turns Coke Zero 400 Into A DudCTNowNBC has turned former Fourth of July “˜Firecracker”™...

US women’s soccer victory is another triumph for Title IXWicked Local WatertownEvery now and then, 43 years ago exhibits its impact all over again. Every now and then, the fruits of Title IX demonstrate their importance for women’s sports in the United States. Take a certain soccer match in Montreal on Tuesday. America has …FIFA Women’s World Cup: The Growth Of U.S. Soccer And SponsorshipForbes U.S. women’s soccer beats top-ranked Germany, moves on to finalFox 59US women’s soccer player Julie Johnston’s...

Optimistic Futurist: Citizens take law into own handsSalisbury PostLed by Margaret Gordon, groups of neighbors used these inexpensive tools and collected overwhelming evidence that these health problems were caused by air pollution from trucks and ships at the Port of Oakland. The citizens’ findings were so compelling … …read more From:: Port of Oakland News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Hotel tax proposed to lure big events to Pittsburgh, maybe even Super BowlPittsburgh Post-GazetteThe region’s top tourism agency is seeking a 2 percent increase in Allegheny County’s hotel tax to fund a new sports commission whose job it would be to attract major sporting events to Pittsburgh, perhaps even a Super Bowl. Creation of the commission … …read more From:: Super Bowl News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

As Joppa or Joppee, neighborhood embraces its pastDallas Morning NewsMany residents of Joppa, the southern Dallas neighborhood named long ago for a biblical seaport, did a double-take. Yes, it’s always been pronounced “Joppee.” But it’s always been Joppa. As neighborhood residents push for historical recognition and … …read more From:: Dallas News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

U.S. women’s soccer team forging new legacyNorthJersey.comWhile the United States has remained an international powerhouse in women’s soccer — winning three of the last four Olympic gold medals — they haven’t won this prestigious international tournament since. Tonight’s World Cup final rematch against …Will World Cup win by USA boost women’s soccer?Chicago Daily Herald World Cup soccer: U.S. women seeking their own historic momentSan Jose Mercury NewsUS Women’s Soccer: 5 Badass Players...

NBA free agency 2015 day three recap: Cleveland Cavaliers lose point guard …cleveland.comCLEVELAND, Ohio — NBA free agency hasn’t taken a break for the holiday weekend. While the cap-strapped Cavaliers continue to wait on a deal with Tristan Thompson, and are in a bit of a holding pattern, other teams are making moves. Here’s a recap of …DeAndre Jordan leaves LA, signs with Dallas Mavericks19 Action News all 965 news articles …read more From:: Cleveland News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Macy’s Fourth of July fireworks dazzle New York City amid tight securitySILive.comNEW YORK — Hundreds of thousands of people braved tight security along New York City’s East River to watch the annual Macy’s Fourth of July fireworks display. Minneapolis resident Joe Cunningham said Saturday’s fireworks show was “awesome” and …Macy’s fireworks live stream: New York 4th of July celebration time, TV …AL.com Macy’s Fourth of July Fireworks Light Up Sky Over East RiverCBS LocalThe...

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary For Immediate Release July 4, 2015 REMARKS BY THE PRESIDENT AT 4TH OF JULY CELEBRATION South Lawn 8:56 P.M. EDT THE PRESIDENT: Everybody having a good time? (Applause.) Give it up for Bruno Mars! (Applause.) And the band! (Applause.) Michelle and I just want to say to everybody here, we love you. (Applause.) On this day, we thank everyone who does so much each and every day to defend our country, to defend...

Pittsburgh Super Bowl pitch could open door for BuffaloBuffalo NewsPicture Pittsburgh hosting a Super Bowl. Picture the snow, the ice, and everything else winter’s wrath can bring to that city in late January and early February. Picture the game, in roofless Heinz Field, being played and watched in sub-freezing … …read more From:: Super Bowl News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

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Seattle woman looks to Facebook to find biological dadKING5.com687 CONNECT 37 TWEETLINKEDIN 1 COMMENTEMAILMORE. A Seattle woman wants to find her biological dad, whom she has never met, and she’s turning to Facebook for help. Tina Gomez posted a photo and is asking everyone who sees it to share it, … …read more From:: Seattle News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Miguel Talks Sex: ‘I Love Porn!’Daily BeastMiguel’s velvet-voiced sex appeal is what got him noticed at the Grammy Awards two years ago, after an electrifying performance of “Adorn,” the lead single off his critically acclaimed breakthrough record, Kaleidoscope Dream. The falsetto-flaunting …Really wild showThe Sunday Times all 4 news articles …read more From:: Grammy Awards News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

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New documentary ‘Fresh Dressed’ explores hip–hop fashionJournal TimesA scene from “Fresh Dressed,” a new documentary that explores the roots of hip–hop fashion, from southern plantation culture and the rise of Little Richard to the gang warfare of the burned-out, 1970s South Bronx and knockoff king Dapper Dan in Harlem.and more …read more From:: Hip Hop News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Want to Fix FIFA? Hire WomenDaily BeastCountless studies say women are less corruptible in positions of power than their male counterparts. Only one woman serves on the executive board at an an almost comically corrupt FIFA. There’s never been a better time for a female head of world soccer.Daily Planet: Canada’s World Cup gets rave reviews despite FIFA scandalCalgary Sun FIFA deflects criticism about absence of Blatter from finalYahoo SportsAfrica’s soccer strongman a candidate for FIFA president?USA TODAYFirstpostall...

The Persecution of Amy SchumerDaily BeastHowever, while below-the-belt jokes occasionally slip back into Schumer’s routines—the Guardian was right to call her stint at the MTV Movie Awards a backslide—most of the race humor on Schumer’s show consists of active critiques of white women and …and more …read more From:: Movie Awards Season News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

San Diego couple dies a day apart after nearly 75 years togetherKABC-TVJeanette and Alexander Toczko were married for 75 years and died within a day of each other. WLS. Saturday, July 04, 2015 06:46PM. SAN DIEGO –. A San Diego couple married for 75 years told their children they wanted to die in each other’s arms, …and more …read more From:: San Diego News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

4-minute video notifiedly displaying UFOs knock on YouTubeThe Market BusinessA video Uploaded to YouTube last weekend, the video has already been viewed over 400,000 times. “BINGO Caught them red handed leaving earths orbit.” a YouTube user commented. The footage of three lights, combined with the alleged suspicious timing …UFO Video: Shocking YouTube Clip Shows Flying AlienChinatopix all 31 news articles …read more From:: YouTube News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Police investigating shooting of 13-year-old boy in Clevelandfox8.comCLEVELAND– Cleveland police are investigating the shooting of a 13-year-old boy. It happened in the area of W. 89th and Detroit at 8:40 p.m. Saturday. Officers say the boy was shot in the buttocks. He was taken to MetroHealth Medical Center. The …Two children shot in Cleveland on West Sidecleveland.com Police: Uncle arrested in connection with shooting of 2 children on Cleveland …newsnet5.comCMHA Police investigating shooting on Cleveland’s East...