New York TimesJINDO, South Korea — A 26-year-old third mate was steering a South Korean ferry through a notoriously treacherous waterway for the first time when it tilted and sank, prosecutors said on Saturday, as rescuers raced against time to find any survivors among …South Korea ferry disaster: Hope exhausted in search for survivorsLos Angeles TimesRelatives...

Celebrity photos of the week: Week of April 14New York Daily NewsCelebrity photos of the week: Week of April 14. See what all the stars were up to this week … Katie Holmes carries a bouquet of flowers. Photo: Santi/Splash News./ Published: 04/18/2014 2:54:04. Katie Holmes. Just in time for spring, Katie Holmes … …read more Source: Celeb News From Google News ...

PoliticoThe Obama administration pulled a classic campaign-year move Friday: It punted on the Keystone XL pipeline. Politically, it seems like a great idea, since kicking Keystone down the road — probably long past November — is better than an outright rejection …Pipeline Delay Delights And Dismays Interest GroupsTIMEObama administration delays...

GameSpotThere’s no debating that a souped-up gaming PC will outperform an Xbox One or PlayStation 4 any day of the week, but it’ll also cost you a lot more at checkout. However, what about a gaming PC that isn’t top of the line, say, one that was built for $550? and more …read more Source: Gaming News Feed From Google News ...

USA TODAYThat story of the two-team race between the Miami Heat and Indiana Pacers to the Eastern Conference finals is obsolete now. The Toronto Raptors, Chicago Bulls, Washington Wizards and Brooklyn Nets forced their way into the story, and what seemed …2014 NBA Playoffs First-Round Preview: Eastern ConferenceCBSSports.com2014 playoffs preview: Heat vs....

Indiana GazetteThe state Department of Labor and Industry said unemployment fell two-tenths of a percentage point to 6 percent in March. That’s the lowest rate since October 2008. The national jobless rate was unchanged at 6.7 percent last month. The data released Friday …Vermont Unemployment Rate Drops to 3.4 PercentWAMCVirginia unemployment rate up...

Indiana GazetteAtlanta’s Aaron Harang threw no-hit ball for seven innings but was pulled after 121 pitches, and New York reliever Luis Avilan gave up David Wright’s two-out single in the eighth as the Braves beat the Mets 6-0 Friday night. As Harang’s pitch count increased …The Success of Braves’ Aaron Harang: Who deserves credit?Tomahawk...

Las Vegas Review-JournalThe view of the Las Vegas Strip from the High Roller at The Linq as seen Monday, March 31, 2014. The world’s tallest observation wheel opened to the public today.(Jeff Scheid/Las Vegas Review-Journal). Buy Photo web1_HIGH-ROLLER–APR01_021_2. and more …read more Source: Las Vegas Strip News From Google News ...

Hollywood ReporterUPDATED: The $100 million sci-fi epic is losing the Easter weekend race to holdovers “Captain America: The Winter Soldier” and “Rio 2,” as well as new Christian film “Heaven Is For Real.” Sci-fi epic Transcendence is bombing in its Easter weekend debut, …‘Transcendence’ review: Brain uploaded,...

Boston GlobeFor the second straight year, Dejen Gebremeskel, 24, of Ethiopia set an event record in winning the Boston Athletic Association 5K race Saturday, crossing the finish line at Boston Common in 13 minutes 26 seconds. But this time he had to lean his way … and more …read more Source: Boston News Feed From Google News ...

NESN.comThe likelihood of this is slim — 0.3 percent — but given Boston’s history in the lottery, fans surely will be prepared for the worst. On the bright side for the Celtics, the Brooklyn Nets won their tiebreaker with the Washington Wizards for the 17th …Celtics Lose Lottery Tiebreaker to JazzBoston.com (blog)Celtics lose tiebreaker...

Demaryius Thomas 2014 Fantasy Football OutlookPredominantly OrangeJanuary 19, 2014; Denver, CO, USA; Denver Broncos wide receiver Demaryius Thomas (88) reacts to a touchdown reception the second half against the New England Patriots in the first half of the 2013 AFC Championship football game at Sports Authority … …read more Source: NFL – AFC Game News From Google ...

HitFixNew episodes of “Shark Tank” and “20/20″ helped ABC cruise to an easy Friday win among young viewers, while CBS rode a new “Unforgettable” and a “Blue Bloods” repeat to an overall win. Beyond that, Friday featured only minor variations. FOX’s “Kitchen … and more …read more Source:...

The HinduAward-winning journalist and celebrity anchor for Geo TV Hamid Mir was shot at by unidentified gunmen as he was on his way to his office in Karachi from the airport after five pm on Saturday. Mr. Mir’s driver showed presence of mind and didn’t stop till he …Senior Pakistani journalist Hamid Mir shot at in KarachiTimes of IndiaHamid Mir...

Anti-Semitic fliers in eastern Ukraine denouncedCNN (blog)(CNN) – U.S. officials Thursday denounced what one called a “grotesque” leaflet ordering Jews in one eastern Ukrainian city to register with a government office, but the Jewish community there dismissed it as a “provocation.” The fliers were handed out …Anti-Semitic flyers rattle eastern Ukraine’s Jewish community: Derek StoffelCBC.caFliers ordering Jews to ‘register’ in Ukraine a hoaxNew York PostUkraine crisis: ‘The...

TVbytheNumbersNote: CBS’s Unforgettable was delayed in approximately 9 percent of the country for local telethon coverage. Ratings are tentative and likely to change. ABC was number one in adults 18-49, while CBS was on top with total viewers. On ABC, Last Man …TV ratings: ‘Unforgettable’ and ‘Blue Bloods’ propel CBS to win in...

Baltimore SunThis morning, as millions in the region and around the world take part in the Easter traditions they enjoy, social critics might be tempted to ask a telling question: Do the ways we celebrate the holdiay reflect its actual meaning? Children pet bunnies and and …Holy fire ceremony draws thousands in JerusalemWashington PostChristians around the...

YottaFireToday there was a particularly special rocket launch, there was also a test being conducted throughout this launch. The test was trying to make strides regarding the amount of money needed to do these space launches, as well as space travel in general.Elon Musk’s Revolutionary Rocket Test Probably Won’t Be A Complete SuccessBusiness Insider...

TIMEUSO Warrior And Family Center Grand Opening Miss America 2014 Nina Davuluri attends the grand opening of the USO Warrior and Family Center on April 1, 2014 in Bethesda, Maryland. Paul Morigi—WireImage/Getty Images …Miss America prom proposal: Why student got suspendedChristian Science MonitorPennsylvania Teen, Patrick Farves, Suspended For Asking...

The Seattle TimesThe debate as to whether Seattle would have pitched to Stanton in the ninth can rage. And the anger over the latest controversy in baseball – replay reviews of the “transfer” rule -— was stoked a little more. The Mariners had benefited from similar …Giancarlo Stanton’s walk-off grand slam lifts Marlins over MarinersESPNSeattle...

Houston forecast: Beautiful, warm Easter weekendKHOUHOUSTON – Scattered clouds made for a beautiful sunrise in Houston on Saturday, and the rest of your Easter weekend should be just as nice, according to KHOU 11 News Meteorologist Mario Gomez. “While we have clouds, you’ll notice what’s missing is … and more …read more Source: Houston News From Google ...

USA TODAYMassive wildfires are on the increase in the Western USA due to rising temperatures and worsening drought from climate change, and the trend could continue in the decades to come, new research suggests. Overall, the number of large wildfires increased …Warming worsens Western wildfiresDetroit Free PressWith Climate Change, Wildfires Getting Worse...

San Francisco: Police officer injured in crash with robbery suspectsSan Jose Mercury NewsSAN FRANCISCO — One officer was hospitalized after his patrol car collided with a car driven by armed robbery suspects in San Francisco’s Richmond district Saturday, according to police. Around 6:45 a.m., officers responded to an armed robbery on the …Car hits SF bus stop, seriously injuring womanabc7news.com all 4 news articles …read more Source: San Francisco News By Google ...

Auto World NewsThe Heartbleed vulnerability in open source software allows attackers to steal information. (Photo : Heartbleed.com). The devastating Heartbleed Internet bug may be a blessing in disguise. The fatal glitch in online security, affecting everything from banks to …Your Internet security relies on a few volunteersCNNMoneyHeartbleed bug exposes...

Salt Lake Comic Con: Hitting the panels with Karl Urban and Brando EatonDaily HeraldDay two of Salt Lake Comic Con’s FanXperience brought with it even more celebrities, guests and fantastic events. Attendees could walk the vendors, check out the stars, or attend any of a number of panels tailored specifically to fans that span the genres. …read more Source: Comic Con News From Google ...

RTA magnitude 7.5 earthquake hit Mexico on Friday in the western state of Guerrero, north of the resort of Acapulco. The quake shook the capital Mexico City for at least 30 seconds, with building swaying as people fled on to the streets. The city was …Mexico earthquake: Video captures early-warning alert before shakingLos Angeles TimesMagnitude-7.2 earthquake...

CBSSports.comThough the Chiefs tied with the Cincinnati Bengals to field the AFC’s stingiest defense a season ago (allowing 19.1 points per game), adding a playmaking safety to pair with former No. 5 overall pick Eric Berry and more depth along the defensive line …NFL Veterans Whose Starting Jobs Could Be Threatened by 2014 Draft PicksBleacher Report all...

Report: NFL Draft hopeful Loucheiz Purifoy caught with marijuana and bath saltsCincy JungleA law enforcement source told The Sun that Purifoy, who has been projected to be an early-round selection in the NFL draft that begins May 8, was not arrested at the time because he agreed to cooperate as an informant for the Gainesville Alachua County … and more …read more Source: NFL Draft News Feed By Google ...

The OregonianIts chances of winning next year took a hit this month when the United States Soccer Federation fired the women’s national team coach, Tom Sermanni, to many people’s surprise. That left the team looking for a new coach with less than seven months …National Women’s Soccer League Looks to Build Female Fanbase for SurvivalWillamette...

“Game of Thrones”/”Mockingjay” star spotted in AtlantaAccess Atlanta (blog)“Game of Thrones” star Natalie Dormer, who reveals in the video to the left that she shaved her head for her role in the “Hunger Games” series movie “Mockingjay,” was spotted in Atlanta Thursday night, tresses pretty much intact. The actress dined at … …read more Source: Atlanta News By Google ...

Box Office: ‘Heaven Is For Real’ Suprises; …Deadline.comThere is nothing of circumstance opening next weekend to put the whoa’s on it (competition is the female comedy The Other Woman, the late Paul Walker starrer Brick Mansions, and the horror film The Quiet Ones). Heavenisforrealtheaterposter Sony/TriStar … …read more Source: Movie Box Office News By Google ...

Indiana Gazette“He’s someone who has done very well in the independent film world and has been looking for a long time to break into big budget features,” Kuzneski said. The production offices will be Pinewood Studios, the major British film and TV studios where … …read more Source: Pinewood Studios News From Google News ...

Earthquake: 4.3 quake strikes near Lake Isabella in Kern CountyLos Angeles TimesA shallow magnitude 4.3 earthquake was reported Saturday morning eight miles from Bodfish, Calif., near Lake Isabella in Kern County, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 5:15 a.m. Pacific time at a depth of 3.1 miles … and more …read more Source: Earthquake News From Google News ...

MetroIt’s like being left out of the most exciting party that all of your friends keep instagram-ing and tweeting about (there’s even a dedicated selfie zone). It’s hard to believe there’s time for any music at all what with all the street-style images …Coachella festival’s fashion influence is everywhereLos Angeles TimesAt Coachella,...

4for4.com Fantasy Football AnalysisAfter taking on the NFC South, AFC South and AFC West, the Fantasy Notebook continues its division-by-division look at the NFL offseason with a tour of the NFC East, where things have not only been rather hectic in recent weeks but where the … While … …read more Source: NFL – NFC Game News From Google ...

YouTube Tops List Of Largest Video Sites24/7 Wall St.In a world in which internet companies have stated that video rental and video advertising models are critical their futures, there is Google’s (NASDAQ: GOOG) YouTube and then there is everyone else — at least based on size. Data from comScore for … and more …read more Source: YouTube News Feed From Google News ...

The Guardian… over the city’s warmest and bloodiest weekend of the year so far – was, according to police and neighbourhood sources, also part of the problem: a hip-hop-fuelled gang war that is raging even as Mayor Rahm Emanuel boasts that crime is at a record low. and more …read more Source: Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel News From Google...

Spring weather todayChicagoNow (blog)The vernal equinox may mark the first day of spring, but the first spring day is a different thing entirely. There is one day when the trees turn into leaves. It has been such a long time in the cold this year. Polar vortex subzero wind chills. This is … and more …read more Source: Chicago Weather News From Google ...

13th body pulled from snow in Everest avalancheHonolulu Star-AdvertiserDaughter of Nepalese mountaineer Ang Kaji Sherpa, killed in an avalanche on Mount Everest, cries as her father’s body is brought to the Sherpa Monastery in Katmandu, Nepal, Saturday, April 19, 2014. Rescuers were searching through piles of snow and ice … and more …read more Source: Honolulu News Feed From Google News ...

Chron.comFlowers placed against a utility pole near the scene where 2 people were killed and 23 others injured when a motorist fleeing police drove his car through a crowd of pedestrians near Mohawks during SXSW Music Festival in Austin, Texas, on Thursday, …New charges faced by SXSW crash suspect Rashad Owens stem from injuriesAustin American-StatesmanSXSW...

Huffington PostThe White House renewed President Barack Obama’s demands that the Kremlin use what Washington believes is its influence over the separatists to get them to vacate the premises. It warned of heavier economic sanctions than those already imposed over …Russia not solely responsible in implementing Ukraine deal: KremlinThe Daily StarUkraine...

The Post-StandardSYRACUSE, N.Y. – A member of the New York Democratic Party’s executive committee said Friday he was disappointed in Syracuse Mayor Stephanie Miner’s time leading the party. “It’s just very, very disappointing,” said Robert Romeo, a former chairman of …State Democratic Party Co-Chairwoman Stephanie Miner...

The Gossip GirlsShe is one of the most talented women in music, and Gwen Stefani is reportedly heading to “The Voice” for season seven. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the No Doubt lead will step in for Christina Aguilera, who is due to give birth this fall. If Gwen does …Gwen Stefani – Gwen Stefani In Talks To Join The Voice –...

Latin PostCritics of the NCAA argue that it treats college athletes unfairly as the organization is known for raking in billions of dollars annually on media contracts, but it doesn’t give any money to players and also implements harsh bylaws regarding buying …NCAA Football and Basketball – “Student-Athletes” do exist, and there are...

ReutersKIEV/DONETSK, Ukraine (Reuters) – The Ukrainian government said it will not attack pro-Russian separatists over the Easter weekend as its U.S. ally threatened Moscow with new sanctions if it fails to persuade the militants to surrender. The Kremlin denies …Ukraine Calls ‘Easter Truce’ in EastTIMEEastern Ukraine’s Pro-Russian...

CBC.caAn expert on underwater searches says he is sure that search teams will succeed in finding a Malaysian jetliner that has been missing since March 8, and is believed to be at the bottom of the Indian Ocean. “I have absolute confidence it will be found … …read more Source: Malaysia Airlines News Feed From Google News ...

Mirror.co.ukAn EastEnders regular since her soap birth in December 1993, Lucy has been played by several actresses – including Hetti Bywater, cast in the part following Melissa’s departure for a 2012 return at the funeral of Pat Evans. Thanks to all you little …EastEnders’ Hetti Bywater on Lucy Beale’s brutal murderExpress.co.ukEastEnders:...

Bleacher ReportA draft-day fall precipitated by his injury history could make Alabama linebacker C.J. Mosley one of the best values of the 2014 class. When healthy and on the field, the former Crimson Tide captain and two-time national champion has all the traits of …Ravens visited with CJ Mosley, Jimmie Ward recentlyNBCSports.com all 13 news articles ...

Entertainment Weekly (blog)Of-Mice-and-Men.jpg. Image Credit: Richard Phibbs. Comments +. When the New York Times didn’t give James Franco the glowing Of Mice and Men review he wanted, the actor took to his favorite hangout, Instagram, to express his displeasure.James Franco Calls New York Times Critic “Little B!tch”The Hollywood GossipJames Franco...

National GeographicThe long wait for a decision on the Keystone XL pipeline grew even longer Friday, when the U.S. State Department announced it would allow more time for eight federal agencies to submit their views on the proposed project. The State Department said …Keystone Review Delay Draws Angry Reaction From BackersBloombergKeystone XL pipeline: New...