Misty Copeland leaps past racial barrier in US balletReutersNEW YORK Misty Copeland on Tuesday became the first African-American female principal ballerina with the American Ballet Theatre in the dance company’s 75-year history. Copeland, 32, joined American Ballet Theatre in 2001 and has been a soloist with …​Misty Copeland, a tour de force, breaks ballet barrierCBS News Misty Copeland Is American Ballet Theatre’s First Black Female Principal DancerABC NewsBrava, ballerina Misty CopelandNew York Daily NewsHollywood...

USOC eyes majority support for Boston 2024 ‘relatively soon’NBCSports.comU.S. Olympic Committee chairman Larry Probst said the organization would like to see local support for the Boston 2024 Olympic bid clear 50 percent “relatively soon,” while praising “a tremendous amount of progress” by bid organizers in recent weeks.Just In: USOC applauds ‘progress’ in Boston’s bid, poll still loomsBoston Herald USOC praises Boston 2024 on revised Olympics bidBoston GlobeUSOC leaders stay course, stick with...

Exclusive: Audio Push Introduce “Litness” & Talk Selena Gomez [VIDEO]Hip-Hop WiredAudio Push has been grinding for so long (know what I’m talkin’ bout?) that the hard work is visibly paying off. Oktane and Price are representing Hit-Boy’s HS87 camp well this summer as they embark on The Rest Comes Later Tour opposite Snow Tha … …read more From:: Selena Gomez News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Christie Bounds InWall Street JournalThe 2016 Republican presidential field is the strongest in memory, and one illustration is that the candidate who many thought could have been a savior in 2012 is now a long shot. Chris Christie declined to run four years ago but on Tuesday became the …Christie’s wife: America ready for gov’s brash brandCNN Nowhere to go but up? Chris Christie declares presidential bidChristian Science MonitorChris Christie On His Temper: ‘An Absolute Controlled Anger’NBCNews.comWashington...

The lowdown: Berkeley council on street behavior, Campanile view, budget …BerkeleysideTuesday night’s Berkeley City Council meeting begins at 6 p.m. with a closed session on labor negotiations related to the Police Department, and the appointment of a new city manager later this year. Also at 6 p.m., advocates for the homeless are set … …read more From:: Berkeley Ca. News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Apple Rule of UnreasonWall Street JournalPerhaps logic will some day infiltrate antitrust enforcement, but not yet. On Tuesday a divided federal appeals court revived the competition doctrine of the early 20th century and upheld the risible antitrust campaign against Apple. The Second Circuit …Ruling confirms e-book price-fixing by AppleWashington Post Apple loses appeal on e-book antitrust suitLos Angeles TimesAppeals court upholds ruling against Apple for manipulating cost of e-booksFox News LatinoFortune –Computerworld...

IMF Calls on Kiev, Creditors to Continue Talks on Ukraine DebtSputnik InternationalMOSCOW (Sputnik) — The International Monetary Fund (IMF) called on Ukraine and its creditors to continue negotiations on the country’s debt, a Fund’s statement said on Wednesday. “The Fund encourages Ukraine and its creditors to continue efforts to …IMF urges Ukraine, creditors to reach agreementReuters all 13 news articles …read more From:: Kiev News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Gaming Parlor Raided in La FeriaKRGVOperation Bishop said they are seeing a lot of these types of gaming parlors. Unknown people front the money for these parlors and have a third-party person set up the shops. Investigators don’t know who is fronting this money. The operation can be … …read more From:: Gaming News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on telepathy and TerminatorUSA TODAYSAN FRANCISCO — The world has questions. And Mark Zuckerberg has answers. Zuckerberg held an informal question-and-answer session on his Facebook page on Tuesday, taking more than a dozen questions from Facebook users including several …Bits | Zuckerberg Takes Questions in Facebook Session Marred by Tech TroublesNew York Times (blog) Mark Zuckerberg and Stephen Hawking just had the most awe-inspiring …Washington Post (blog)Mark Zuckerberg: The future of...

Los Angeles Lakers: D’Angelo Russell Set to Restore Lakers Greatness?Hoops HabitD’Angelo Russell When the Los Angeles Lakers are in the draft lottery, it’s usually the beginning of a prestigious era. In 1979, the Lakers fell into the luck of a coin flip — literally — when they owned the New Orleans Jazz’ first-round pick. The …Lakers hope legacy continues with D’Angelo RussellESPN Los Angeles Lakers News & Rumors: Kobe Bryant Says Next Season Could Be …Latin PostLos Angeles Lakers...

Kobe Bryant will be in Lakers meeting with LaMarcus AldridgeUSA TODAYIf everything goes to plan for the Los Angeles Lakers, the Tuesday night free agency meeting with LaMarcus Aldridge will be very different than the ill-fated ones of these past two offseasons. In the summer of 2013, Kobe Bryant showed up with the …Russell gives best pitch to AldridgeESPN (blog) 2015 NBA Free Agency: With Lakers, Knicks on prowl for stars, expect free …Washington PostLakers Rumors: Latest News on LaMarcus Aldridge and More as Free Agency...

Spiaggia makes list of Best Wine Restaurants in AmericaChicago TribuneSpiaggia executive chef Tony Mantuano and wine director Rachael Lowe are featured on the cover of Wine Enthusiast’s August issue, which is dedicated to the magazine’s annual “100 Best Wine Restaurants in America.” Spiaggia is one of four Chicago … …read more From:: Chicago Restaurant News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Iggy Azalea “Was Difficult” During Britney Spears’ “Pretty Girls” Music Video …Us MagazineAll around the world — is another celebrity feud! Iggy Azalea raised eyebrows over the weekend when she not-so-subtly blamed Britney Spears for the flop of their “Pretty Girls” single and video. But it turns out, the Australian rapper was always quite …BLOGS OF THE DAY: Britney targets Azalea in snide tweetDaily Mail Iggy Azalea Talks Britney Spears: ‘We Are Still Friends’Just...

Democratic donors get rewarded with Presidio Trust plumsSan Francisco Chronicle (subscription)Obama’s third pick to the Presidio Trust board, philanthropist Nicola Miner, has hosted two Obama fundraisers with her husband, writer Robert Mailer Anderson — one at their Pacific Heights home in 2012 and the other the next year at the San Francisco … …read more From:: SF Board Of Supervisors News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

From Alinea to Xoco, Chicago restaurants are taking July Fourth offChicago TribuneAs it happens, some restaurants were planning to be closed all along. For mk, July 4 falls during that restaurant’s annual vacation month; mk is already closed and will remain so through Aug. 5. And this is the week that Rick Bayless picked for his … …read more From:: Chicago Restaurant News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

College football ‘Countdown Clock’ unveiled at Sky Harborazcentral.comSimilar clocks were in place in advance of Super Bowl XLIX earlier this year and Valley leaders said residents should expect a similar approach to the College Football Playoff National Championship game, the second year the event has been held after …Sky Harbor unveils college football championship countdown clockKTAR.com College Football Championship countdown clock unveiled at Sky HarborABC15 Arizona (blog)all 3 news articles …read...

Germany sucks and so does their women’s soccer teamSB NationThe US Womens National Soccer Team is meeting the Germans in tonights world cup semi-final. Now Im not one for soccer normally but anytime my nation takes on the pinko national SOCIALIST commie reds from China Germany I’m gonig to be drunk, I’m … …read more From:: Women’s Soccer News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

US and Cuba to announce embassy openingsCNNWashington (CNN) The United States and Cuba on Wednesday plan to officially seal the renewal of diplomatic ties begun last year, announcing the reopening of embassies in Washington and Havana for the first time in more than half-a-century, two senior …US, Cuba to announce embassy openings WednesdayFox News US and Cuba agree to open embassies and restore diplomatic relationsLos Angeles TimesUS, Cuba to announce embassy openingsUSA TODAYABC News –NBCNews.com –Miami Heraldall...

Misty Copeland named first black female principal at American Ballet TheatreWABC-TV… “Life in Motion: An Unlikely Ballerina,” in which she recounted the challenges she faced on the road to her hard-won perch in ballet – and which has been optioned for a movie. She also was the subject of a documentary at this year’s Tribeca Film …Misty Copeland named 1st black female principal at ABTmyfoxny.com all 298 news articles …read more From:: Movie Awards Season News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Golden State Warriors Rumors: Marco Belinelli Would Be The Perfect Free Agent …RantSportsThe Golden State Warriors bench played a huge role throughout the team’s historic NBA championship run, but there’s no denying that second unit did have two obvious holes. The roster as a whole was the best collection of shooters in the league, but the …Report: Golden State Warriors Interested in Marco BelinelliBlue Man Hoop NBA Rumors: Warriors, Hornets interested in Marco BelinelliFanSidedWarriors Rumors: Dubs Interested...

6/30 CBS2 Tuesday Evening Weather HeadlinesCBS LocalToday, we had a warm day with partly sunny skies and a high of 82° in Central Park. This evening, you could see a scattered shower, but most of the precipitation stays north and west of the city. Clouds move in overnight, and rain is likely early … …read more From:: New York Weather News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Rain, lightning hit across the countyU-T San DiegoLifeguards in San Diego and Coronado temporarily cleared the beach and officials with Coronado’s recreation department moved outdoor day camps indoors. Officials said those beaches would be reopened once weather conditions make it safe to do so.Thunderstorm lets loose on San Diegofox5sandiego.com all 2 news articles …read more From:: San Diego News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Giants notes: Matt Cain and Jake Peavy set to return, Bochy’s hope for Casey …San Jose Mercury News (blog)Mayor William Capote made the 3-hour drive down the coast to make the presentation. — … Andrew Baggarly has witnessed and documented the most eventful era in San Francisco Giants baseball history, having covered the team since 2004 for th​ree major …and more …read more From:: Oakland Mayor Race News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Isolated Severe Storms Possible Through EveningNBC4 WashingtonStrom Team 4 Meteorologist Veronica Johnson tells you what to expect as storms move into the area. (Published Tuesday, Jun 30, 2015). Updated 49 minutes ago. After some wild weather last week, isolated thunderstorms are moving through the area … …read more From:: Washington DC News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

In Ukraine, rabbis help immigrants-to-be prove their JewishnessThe Times of IsraelJewish refugees from eastern Ukraine celebrate a simulated Passover ‘seder’ meal at The Jewish Agency’s refugee center outside Dnepropetrovsk ahead of their immigration to Israel, March 29, 2015. (photo credit: The Jewish Agency/Vlad Tomilov) …Ukraine office to help prospective immigrants to Israel prove JewishnessJewish Telegraphic Agency all 8 news articles …read more From:: Ukraine News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Maine State Police: No gaming laws violated in Center Lovell Inn essay contestPress HeraldThe highly publicized essay contest to win the Center Lovell Inn & Restaurant did not violate state gaming laws, according an investigation by the Maine State Police. Sgt. Michael Johnston of the State Police Special Investigation Unit said the …Police, AG conclude Maine Inn essay contest did not break gaming lawsWCSH-TV State Police: Win-an-inn essay contest did not violate Maine gaming lawsWGMEall 66 news articles …read...

YouTube Targets Junk CommentsLifehacker AustraliaYouTube comments can all too quickly become a festering cesspool of junk. YouTube’s attacking the problem, making junk comments significantly less visible. YouTube’s latest update for YouTube creators puts the issue front and centre, noting that the … …read more From:: YouTube News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Teen Wolf season 4 DVD honors Derek with a special Comic–Con coverEntertainment Weekly (blog)Sold exclusively at this year’s San Diego Comic–Con, fans in attendance will be able to buy a limited edition of the season 4 DVD, which features Derek front and center. Oh, and he’s shirtless. (And if this is paying homage to the scene we think it is … …read more From:: Comic Con News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Lakers and Clippers Gear Up For Free AgencyCBS LocalLOS ANGELES, CA – NOVEMBER 08: LaMarcus Aldridge #12 of the Portland Trail Blazers handles the ball against DeAndre Jordan #6 of the Los Angeles Clippers at STAPLES Center on November 08, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Credit: Juan …Best Potential Free-Agent Centers for Los Angeles Lakers to Replace Jordan HillBleacher Report Los Angeles Lakers Free Agent Wish ListBasketball InsidersLos Angeles Clippers RUMORS: DeAndre Jordan Leaving in NBA Free Agency?Headlines &...

Young NJ Athletes Inspired By U.S. Women’s Soccer Team Ahead Of World Cup …CBS LocalHAMILTON SQUARE, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — The U.S. Women’s Soccer team is set to face off against Germany Tuesday in the World Cup semifinals. Four members of the team are from New Jersey and budding soccer players in the Garden State are taking … …read more From:: Women’s Soccer News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Nielsen ratings: ‘Teen Beach 2,’ BET AwardsUSA TODAYFilm premieres. Disney Channel’s Teen Beach 2 attracted 5.8 million viewers Friday, making it the most-watched cable movie of 2015. CNN’s Glen Campbell … I’ll Be Me, which chronicled the singer’s life, musical legacy and battle with Alzheimer’s …and more …read more From:: Movie Awards Season News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Where does hip–hop stand on the 2016 field?MSNBCBut it was President Obama’s election in 2008 that marked an apex of hip–hop and presidential politics joining forces. Dubbed “America’s first hip–hop president,” Obama garnered dozens of endorsements from the rap superstars like Jay-Z, Will.I.Am and …and more …read more From:: Hip Hop News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Ukraine suspends Russian gas purchasesBBC NewsRussian gas purchases have been suspended by Ukraine after a breakdown in talks aimed at keeping supplies running for three to six months. The Ukrainian state energy company, Naftogaz, said it would continue transporting Russian gas supplies to other …Ukraine to stop buying Russian gas after talks on new deal failRT Gotcha? Russian military base reportedly found in Ukraine, detailed in drone videoWashington PostUkraine Halts Russian Gas Purchases as Talks on Winter Deal FailBloombergMinneapolis...

5 TV Shows That Are Ripe For A RebootWe Got This CoveredIt seems that, at the current time, we are being swept away by a torrent of rebooted television shows. The X Files is filming six brand new episodes, and David Lynch has finally signed on the dotted line to deliver a new season of Twin Peaks. We will … …read more From:: TV Shows News On Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

The US and Cuba are ready to open embassies in Washington D.C. and HavanaBusiness InsiderWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will announce Wednesday that the U.S. and Cuba have reached an agreement to open embassies in Havana and Washington, a senior administration official said. The announcement marks a major step in …US, Cuba to Announce Embassy Re-Openings in Washington and HavanamyCentralOregon.com U.S., Cuba to announce embassy re-opening in Washington and HavanaWATE 6 On Your Sideall 198 news articles …read...