Irish IndependentMichelle Williams was nominated for an Oscar for her portrayal of troubled Hollywood starlet Monroe in 2011′s My Week With Marilyn, based on the memoir of British filmmaker Colin Clark, who worked as her assistant on a film at Pinewood Studios in the … and more …read more Source: Pinewood Studios News From Google News ...

Bidness EtcAT&T Inc. (T) reported its performance results for the first quarter of its 2014 fiscal year (1QFY14) yesterday after market close. The company managed to post an earnings beat, even though revenues were in line with market expectations. Investors, however …AT&T Earnings Unchanged, But Revenue Grows In 1QNews 92 FMAT&T Profit Gains...

QuartzMcDonald’s, which once enjoyed an effective monopoly on the morning fast-food rush, has found itself nudged up against all sorts of egg sandwich-serving competition these days. “We’ve had some of our major competitors that have made runs at breakfast, …McDonald’s Profit Slips Amid Weak SalesWTVY, DothanDon’t Dump MCD Stock...

ReutersMOKPO/SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korean divers swam though dark, cold waters into a sunken ferry on Wednesday, feeling for children’s bodies with their hands in a maze of cabins, corridors and upturned decks as they searched for hundreds of missing.No air pockets found on key floors of sunken South Korean ferryCNNSouth Korea ferry disaster: New...

Man to Stand Trial for 2012 Murder in East OaklandPatch.comA judge ruled today that prosecutors produced enough evidence to have a man stand trial on a charge that he murdered a father of four in East Oakland two years ago during an apparent robbery. At the end of a preliminary hearing that spanned parts of … …read more Source: East Oakland News From Google News ...

fox8.com(CNN) — An “object of interest” in the search for missing Malaysian Airlines plane has been recovered on the coast of Western Australia, several hours drive south of Perth, officials said. Australian Transport Safety Bureau Chief Commissioner Martin Dolan …Australia vows to keep searching to solve missing Malaysian plane mysteryReutersPM...

Tax breaks bring ‘new era’ for the UK gaming industryRadio 1Video game makers in the UK are predicting a “new era” for the industry, as tax breaks come into effect. The scheme, given the go-ahead by the European Commission, allows companies to claim back up to 25% of a game’s production costs. Games will have … …read more Source: Gaming News Feed From Google News ...

Boston GlobeWhen the Indiana Pacers needed a lift, Paul George stepped up. All over the court, over and over again. George had 27 points, 10 rebounds, and 6 assists, and the Pacers used a big second-half run to rally for a 101-85 victory over the Atlanta Hawks on …Pacers rally past Hawks to even seriesValdosta Daily TimesPacers Top Hawks In Game 2WBIW.comAround...

Boston Globe below. In the NFL’s new TV deals that start with the 2014 season, NBC exchanged one of its wild-card matchups for one in the divisional round. It hasn’t been determined yet whether NBC will show an AFC or NFC game in January.ESPN to broadcast first ever NFL playoff game in 2015USA TODAYESPN to broadcast NFL playoff gameNewsdayNBC to televise...

Washington TimesThe New York Police Department tried a positive outreach campaign on Twitter, asking city residents to tweet photographs of themselves or other citizens with officers. Talk about an epic fail. Pictures flooded the NYPD’s Twitter site that showed officers in the …New York police Twitter campaign backfiresTelegraph.co.ukNYPD Social Media...

FirstpostWhatsApp, the popular messaging app that Facebook bought for $19 billion, has crossed 500 million users. Jan Koum, co-founder of WhatsApp says in a post on company’s blog, “In the last few months, we’ve grown fastest in countries like Brazil, India, …WhatsApp hits half a billion active users milestoneIntoMobileWhatsapp tops 500...

Stoke SentinelAnd organisers from Mr Malik’s Indian restaurant in Newcastle hope to double the total with various luxury items still to be sold off for Cancer Research UK. The Ironmarket venue hosted the charity event last month. It also featured live music, dancing … …read more Source: James Bond News From Google News ...

ABC NewsYour look at the five biggest and most buzz-worthy stories of the morning. 1. Stephen Colbert Nearly Worked for David Letterman – Twice Stephen Colbert almost worked for David Letterman – twice. Colbert, who will take over for the retiring Letterman on …David Letterman welcomes ‘the new kid,’ Stephen ColbertWashington PostColbert...

Telegraph.co.ukNokia’s phone unit Nokia Oyj is to be renamed Microsoft Mobile Oy in the wake of the Finnish company’s acquisition by Microsoft, according to a leaked letter to Nokia’s suppliers. The memo, published by Nokia Poweruser, states that Microsoft will assume all …Microsoft to seal takeover of Nokia’s handset businessXinhuaNo...

The Star-LedgerPHILADELPHIA – The one small speck of positive news to emerge from the Philadelphia Flyers 4-1 loss on Tuesday to the Rangers in Game Three of the Stanley Cup Playoffs was the return of starting goalie Steve Mason. Mason, who was not in the lineup for …Rangers dominate, take 2-1 series leadAlbany Times UnionRangers trounce Flyers; St....

Food Network star Guy Fieri’s restaurant open for business in Las VegasThe RepublicLAS VEGAS — Food Network star Guy Fieri’s restaurant is now open for business on the Las Vegas Strip. The restaurant, named Guy Fieri’s Vegas Kitchen & Bar, is located at the Quad Resort & Casino and welcomed its first customers last week. and more …read more Source: Las Vegas Restaurant News From Google News ...

Express.co.ukAs they arrived at the Beverly Hills Hotel, the ladies worked the cameras and posed up a storm in two rather different outfits. Jackie, who received the Trailblazer Award at the event, looked chic yet sexy in a pair of black trousers, a matching top …Joan Collins and sister Jackie look remarkably youthful at luncheonDaily Mail all 2 news articles ...

WPECBONNE TERRE, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon declined a death row inmate’s clemency request Tuesday evening, clearing the way for his execution hours later barring an unforeseen development in the case. Related Stories Missouri executes inmate …Missouri executes inmate for 1993 farm slayingImperial Valley PressMissouri inmate executed after...

CBS LocalWASHINGTON — Singer Chris Brown’s trial on an assault charge is scheduled to begin in Washington. Brown’s trial had been set for Monday but was postponed while lawyers tried to work out whether his bodyguard will testify. It’s unclear if the trial …Chris Brown Assault Trial Could Start WednesdayNBC4 WashingtonCan Chris Brown’s...

Beekeeper saves honey bee swarm at Savannah restaurantAtlanta Business Chronicle“They were closing in on the urn when we came out of the restaurant [Joe's Crab Shack on River Street],” Christoff told the paper. “We were just concerned about them being exterminated because they were honey bees and it was Earth day, too.” The … and more …read more Source: Atanta Restaurant News From Google News ...

Daily MailThe actress and model, who split from fiance Shane Warne earlier this year, but was recently snapped kissing photographer David Yarrow, has made public a picture of herself and 12-year-old son Damian. Damian — Hurley’s child by producer Steve Bing, … …read more Source: Actress News From Google News ...

Green tech powers up NYC companiesCrain’s New York BusinessMs. Lord’s three-year-old company, the Megawatt Hour, provides pricing data and analytics to schools, businesses and nonprofits in New York to help them manage one of their biggest headaches: energy costs that are among the nation’s highest. …read more Source: New York News By Google ...

NEWS.com.auDEBRIS washed up on a West Australian beach is being examined and photographed in a bid to find out if it has anything to do with missing Malaysian Airlines Flight MH370. The debris was found washed ashore on a beach 10km east of Augusta and was …Malaysia Airlines MH370: Ex-Tropical Cyclone Jack halts aerial search for …ABC OnlineHow Deep...

CBS News… deeper as “materials washed ashore” in Australia investigated. People walk past a billboard in support of missing Malaysia Airlines flight 370 as Chinese relatives of passengers on the flight attend a meeting at the Metro Park Hotel in Beijing …Will Malaysia Airlines be liable for compensation for MH370?New Zealand HeraldMalaysia...

Cleary University signs Clio’s Stauffer to women’s soccer teamMLive.comHOWELL – Valerie Stauffer, a senior from Clio High School, has signed a letter of intent to play women’s soccer for Cleary University. “Valerie is a physically strong player that currently plays club soccer with boys,” said Bri Sleek, women’s soccer … …read more Source: Women Soccer News From Google News ...

My Lunch with Marisa Tomei: The Actress on ‘The Realistic Joneses,’ ‘Girls …Daily BeastThe actress is here with me to discuss her excellent new Broadway play, The Realistic Joneses—playwright Will Eno’s singular meditation on the absurdity of mortality; like Sartre by way of David Brent. Directed by Sam Gold, it centers on a pair of … and more …read more Source: Actress News From Google News ...

Daily BeastGerman photographer Jonas Unger—best known for his editorial work—is making his Parisian debut with a new exhibit at the city’s Galerie Derouillon. The retrospective, titled Autoportraits, is comprised of a series of selfies specifically comissioned … …read more Source: Celeb News From Google News ...

Tom’s GuideRoku is recognized as the set-top box with the most online video content (now about 1,500 channels). But until today most of its devices were missing one of the world’s biggest video providers, YouTube, which was available only on the Roku 3 and Roku …Roku YouTube channel officially addedSlashGearRoku FINALLY Releases A YouTube Channel...

Bella Naija… has launched a reality web show – Fashion Adventures with Lilian Unachukwu. It captures Lilian’s life as a celebrity stylist; from travelling the world as a fashion buyer to fashion consulting sessions with celebrities, styling them for events and … …read more Source: Celeb News From Google News ...

BBC NewsFlybe is to offer flights from London City Airport after signing a five-year deal. The airline will offer services to and from Edinburgh, Belfast, Dublin, Inverness and Exeter. Flights are due to begin on 27 October, and Flybe estimates the routes will …Flybe Adds London City Routes in U.K., Ireland ExpansionBloombergFlybe expands to London City AirportIrish...

Syria’s Foreign Fighters Use Social Media As Recruitment ToolNBCNews.comA new video posted on YouTube claims to show a British jihadist in Syria touring a militant base and unveiling the austere living conditions of extremist fighters there. “We wanted to show you the basic living of the brothers in this base,” says the … and more …read more Source: Social Media News Feed By Google ...

Projecting best opening possibilitiesESPN (blog)Chiefs (away) — The Patriots’ first trip to Arrowhead since 2005 is highly anticipated as it is one of underrated venues in the NFL. … Dolphins (home/road) — Not the most exciting matchup, but an opening-week AFC East game would add some juice to it. and more …read more Source: NFL – AFC Game News From Google ...

Five schools whose namesakes you should knowLas Vegas SunKathy L. Batterman was the first certified flight nurse in the U.S. and one of the first crew members of the “Flight for Life” air ambulance program in Las Vegas. The critical care nurse died in a “Flight for Life” helicopter crash April 4, 1999 … …read more Source: Las Vegas News By Google ...

Bern’s-Eye View: New arena pushes Las Vegas forward but isn’t game-changingLas Vegas SunThe two loudest factions on this subject in Las Vegas believe either that this arena will finally be the one to entice the area’s first pro team in one of the four major sports — basketball, hockey, baseball and football — or that the valley will … and more …read more Source: Las Vegas News By Google ...

The GuardianEpisode VII, which is currently shooting at Pinewood Studios and in the deserts of Abu Dhabi for a December 2015 release date, is tipped to centre on the key trio of Luke Skywalker, Princess Leia and Han Solo, played by original stars Mark Hamill …George Lucas ‘Is a Consultant’ on ‘Star Wars: Episode VII,’ Says Disney ChiefMoviefoneDisney...

PolygonDeveloper Sledgehammer Games teased a first look at this year’s Call of Duty at last month’s Game Developers Conference, offering a split-second peek at the 2014 entry in Activision’s popular shooter franchise. Thanks to the GDC Vault, which hosts …Call of Duty 2014 in-game character shot revealed at GDCGameplanetCall of Duty 2014:...

News & ObserverPeachy Keen boutique in Cary celebrates the new season with its Margaritaville Spring Fashion Show on Thursday at 6 p.m. In addition to new spring styles, attendees can enjoy a bottomless margarita bar and hors d’oeuvres. Tickets are $10 and available … and more …read more Source: Fashion News By Google ...

ReutersMOKPO/SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korean divers swam though dark, cold waters into a sunken ferry on Wednesday, feeling for children’s bodies with their hands in a maze of cabins, corridors and upturned decks as they searched for hundreds of missing.Captain who left doomed ferry had 40 years at seaWashington PostSouth Korea ferry toll hits 150 as...

EUobserverBRUSSELS – Far-right parties are set to do well in next month’s elections to the European Parliament, a fact that has thrown a spotlight on their links with the Kremlin. A recent study by the Budapest-based Political Capital Institute documents the …Analysis: Putin likely to ignore West on UkraineU-T San DiegoPutin Wants Greater Russian...

Tico TimesU.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel talks to South Korean Defense Minister Kim Kwan-jin on the phone from his aircraft after he visited Ulan Bator on April 10, 2014. Alex Wong/AFP/Pool. WASHINGTON, D.C. – United States Pentagon chief Chuck Hagel …Pentagon scientists show off life-size ‘Terminator’ robotHindustan TimesPentagon...

Contactmusic.comTori Spelling and Dean McDermott’s marital troubles are no secret, thanks to their reality show, but in the latest promo for True Tori, released by Us Weekly the couple are delving deeper than ever before. Sitting together on a therapist’s couch, Spelling and …Tori Spelling Talks about Missing Husband Dean McDermott in ‘True...

Arlington TimesFrom left, U.S. Sen. Patty Murray, Oso Fire Chief Willy Harper, Darrington Mayor Dan Rankin, President Barack Obama, Arlington Mayor Barbara Tolbert, Gov. Jay Inslee and U.S. Rep. Suzan DelBene face the crowd at the Oso Fire Station on April 22.Could warning system have saved lives in devastating Washington landslide?Fox NewsObama pays respects to...

InquirerFACEBOOK-OWNED INSTANT MESSAGING SERVICE Whatsapp has half a billion monthly users, according to a note from the firm. The company’s user base has grown even after it entered into a $19bn relationship with Facebook that shocked Wall Street …WhatsApp surges to 500 million users in post-Facebook flurryTechRadar UKWhatsApp now has more than 48m...

ZDNetScreen Shot 2014-04-23 at 08.10.03 Credit: Microsoft. Microsoft has launched an ad-free, tailored version of the Bing search engine for use within the classroom. The Redmond giant’s latest scheme, dubbed “Bing in the Classroom,” is a customized version of …Bing for schools out of pilot stage, promises ad-free searchPCWorldMicrosoft...

Mirror.co.ukPop beauty Katy Perry had released a two-minute teaser for her upcoming – and it’s quite something. The clip, titled The World’s Worst Birthday Party Entertainers, sees The Roar songstress dresses up in a series of rather terrifying outfits. In one, she’s dressed …Katy Perry: the world’s worst birthday entertainersPhilly.com...

ReutersKIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine’s government has formally ended an Easter truce and is relaunching the “active phase” of an “anti-terrorist operation” to eliminate armed pro-Russian separatist groups in the east, First Deputy Prime Minister Vitaly Yarema said on …Ukraine alert as politician killedBBC NewsUkraine May Resume...

Reuters IndiaSINGAPORE (Reuters) – The Australian dollar slid on Wednesday after data showed that Australian consumer prices rose less than expected in the first quarter, lessening the risk of a rise in domestic interest rates this year. Other major currencies were …Aussie Slides on CPI; Dollar Near 2-Week High Versus YenBloombergAsian stocks flat after...

Oakland Must Sue Golden State Warriors After Salesforce Arena Deal The Golden State Warriors are in the NBA Playoffs, and have a tough battle against the Los Angeles Clippers, but they’re about to be in an even harder fight against the City of Oakland, and as of now, San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee doesn’t have the stomach to help them. In making the deal to acquire SaleForce.com land in the Warriors quest to leave Oakland (and for reasons that some in Oakland believe to be racist) owners Joe Lacob and Peter Guber have pissed off...

Columbia Property Trust acquires class A officer tower for USD229m in San …MENAFN.COMThe building with large and efficient floor plates and attractive on-site amenities, has excellent Bay Bridge and Embarcadero views and is close to the Transbay Transit Center project. Comments on this story may be sent to [email protected] (C)1994-2014 M2 …Columbia Property Trust Executes Growth Strategy with $229 Million Acquisition …MarketWatch all 5 news articles …read more Source: Transbay Transit Center News From Google ...

Hip-Hop Rumors: The Game Continues To Melt Down Over KidsAllHipHopThe Game really seems to be going through it. Apparently, he’s got a major domestic violence situation with his wife, but on the flip, his ex Tiffany ain’t really giving him access to the kids. And, that’s what’s tearing him up. This seems like the … …read more Source: Hip Hop Music And Culture News From Google News ...