Chicago TribuneThe return of Red Sox right-hander Jake Peavy to U.S. Cellular Field for a three-game series against his former team was the big news before Tuesday evening’s White Sox game. White Sox right-hander Erik Johnson did his best to steal some of that spotlight.Dustin Pedroia has cortisone injection in wristWashington PostRamirez scores on error...

The Grant Napear Show – April 15, 2014CBS LocalGrant started the show off asking what Sacramento Kings fans would like to see from the team next season. Plenty of fans called in with thoughts on changes that needed to be made. Super agent Leigh Steinberg came in studio with Grant to talk about his … …read more Source: Leigh Steinberg News From Google      ...

SFGateA member of the bomb squad inspects an object after a controlled detonation at the finish line of the Boston Marathon in Boston, Tuesday, April 15, 2014. Police have blown up two unattended backpacks found near the Boston Marathon’s finish line on …Boston Marathon Bombing Anniversary Prompts Tributes—and Unanswered …Vanity FairBoston...

Jackson Clarion LedgerStocks managed a rebound for the second time in two days as investors seemed to brush off a report of low homebuilder confidence and tensions in Ukraine. SHARECONNECTTWEETCOMMENTEMAILMORE. A stock market swoon turned into a comeback …BriefcasePress HeraldWhy Coca-Cola and Twitter JumpedMotley FoolWall Street ends higher as blue chips...

Boston HeraldRARIN’ TO GO: Winger Brad Marchand (right) talks with defenseman Johnny Boychuk during yesterday’s practice at the Garden. 1. Wednesday, April 16, 2014. PrintEmail Comments. By: Matt Kalman. The “Little Ball of Hate” might find it difficult to discover a …Kalman: Bruins Have to Find Their Hate To Eliminate WingsCBS LocalSmith...

SFGate (blog)Trevor Johnson, a vocal critic of ride-sharing companies and a member of the San Francisco Cab Drivers Association board of directors, stepped down Tuesday after videos with vulgar titles surfaced on his YouTube channel. Johnson recorded the videos in … …read more Source: YouTube News Feed From Google News      ...

CNNSeoul (CNN) — Every single week for the past 22 years, a group of elderly South Korean women has camped outside the Japanese Embassy in Seoul, enduring the heat and humidity of the region’s monsoonal summer and the sub-zero temperatures of the …Uphill battle to overhaul South Korea’s intelligence agencyABC OnlineSeoul Rebuffs N.Korea’s...

Toronto StarCALGARY—The son of a senior Calgary police officer is behind bars after the worst mass murder in the city’s history — a bloody night that saw the lives of five young people snuffed out in a sudden knife attack at a house party. Matthew de Grood, a …Five students dead in ‘worst mass murder in Calgary’s history’CTV...

BillboardAngus Young of AC/DC performs on stage on the first day of the Download Festival at Donington Park on June 11, 2010 in Derby, England. Redferns/Getty Images. 7.358 k. 453. 0. Rumors of AC/DC’s imminent demise appear to be exaggerated. Reports …AC/DC Retirement Rumors May Be Exaggerated, According To ReportStarpulse.comAC/DC Retirement Rumors...

Headlines & Global NewsThe wireless industry has somewhat reversed course as law enforcement and elected officials in the U.S. demand that manufacturers implement a “kill switch” to combat surging smartphone theft across the country. (Photo : Reuters). Major U.S. wireless …Smartphone ‘kill switches’ on the waySFGateCTIA unveils...

DailyTechToshiba has announced a new 15.6” notebook that supports 4K resolution (3840 x 2160). Satellite P55t’s display has 282 pixels per inch (PPI) and of course uses IPS technology for wide viewing angles. Toshiba also claims that the Satellite P55t features the …Toshiba’s 4K Laptop Gets US Price and Release DateTom’s Hardware GuideThe...

Examiner.comMany Cubs fans that made the road trip to New York City to see the Cubs play in Yankee Stadium were probably glad not to be in snowy Chicago. But, they didn’t get a chance to escape bad weather in New York. However, unlike at Wrigley Field, fans who …Jackie Robinson Day: Rain Pushes Back Yankees’ Mandela TributeCBS Local all 168 news...

Fox NewsApril 29, 2011: Actor Paul Walker poses during the photo call of the movie ‘Fast and Furious 5′ in Rome. Walker’s brothers are filling in to help finish shooting on Fast & Furious 7. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini, File). NEW YORK – Paul Walker’s brothers are …Paul Walker’s Brothers Will Fill in for Him on ‘Fast...

USA TODAYShortly after ceremonies ended Tuesday to commemorate the one year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombing, two backpacks in the area of the Boylston Street finish line raised concerns of police, who evacuated the neighborhood. The Boston Police …Source: Bag Detonated In Boston Contained Rice Cooker, ConfettiCBS LocalPolice detonate backpacks...

Last minute tax filers race to beat midnight deadlinekdvr.comDENVER — Several metro Denver post offices will be able to accept your tax return late Tuesday night and make sure it gets postmarked before midnight. All post offices will operate normal retail hours except for the Denver General Mail Facility … and more …read more Source: Denver News From Google      ...

News On 6We did try to get a comment from Chang, who owns the restaurant, but his employees said he’s out of town. The attorney general has filed a civil suit. His office said the women may also look at filing criminal charges, which would be done through local …AG’ s Lawsuit Alleges Sexual Discrimination At Miami RestaurantKTULChinese Chef Buffet...

CNNMoneyChina’s economy lost some momentum in the first quarter, turning in a ho-hum performance that underscores the difficulty of executing reforms amid slowing growth. The world’s second-largest economy grew by 7.4% in the first quarter, compared to the same …China GDP: A Massaging of the Figures?Wall Street JournalChina’s Growth Slows...

BBC NewsA Ukrainian jet has been filmed above the eastern city of Kramatorsk, where an airbase had been seized by pro-Russian activists. The BBC’s Gabriel Gatehouse at the airfield reported that gunfire could be heard. Ukraine’s acting president says the base …Troops fire as locals in Kramatorsk confront Ukraine general Vasily KrutovThe GuardianTense...

Canal Street ChroniclesAfter two days of voting and a total of 352 votes, we now have the top five prospects for our Saints 2014 NFL Draft Big Board. Below are the top five draft prospects on our Big Board, as chosen by Saints fans in the Canal Street Chronicles community.New England’s 2014 NFL draft strategyESPN (blog)2014 NFL Draft Prospects: LSU WR Odell...

Disney, Marvel, Star Wars & ABC fans will find lots of wonderful presentations …Jim Hill Media.comBecause if you’re a Disney, Marvel, Star Wars, ABC or Warner Bros. fan, the 2014 edition of WonderCon Anaheim is not going to disappoint. Take — for example — Friday’s “Frozen: The Art of Story” panel (which is going to be held in Room 207 from 2 – 3 … …read more Source: WonderCon News From Google News      ...

Strip Scribbles: Jermaine Jackson on ‘Celebrity Wife Swap’ and Amy Purdy on …Las Vegas SunFlamingo headliner Donny Osmond returned to ABC’s “Dancing With the Stars” on Monday night as a guest judge, and heroic Las Vegas dancer Amy Purdy dazzled as Cinderella on “Disney Night.” Amy danced with a new set of prosthetic heels as she was … and more …read more Source: Las Vegas Strip News From Google News      ...

Miami lawmakers make one more push to extend healthcare to immigrant childrenMiamiHerald.comTALLAHASSEE — A bill to extend subsidized health insurance to the state’s youngest legal immigrants has stalled in the Florida Legislature, due largely to the initial $27.5 million price tag. But Rep. José Félix Díaz, a Miami Republican says the … and more …read more Source: Miami News From Google      ...

CBS LocalSAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) — A fire at a building in San Francisco’s Mission District neighborhood was upgraded to a second alarm before firefighters were able to knock it down. The fire was reported at 87 Dolores St. at 14th Street at 4:42 p.m.. Flames and …Officials: Huge San Francisco Blaze Was AccidentalABC NewsSF Mission Bay fire ruled...

RollingStone.comSince then, he’s reportedly beaten up Justin Bieber, and had an important three-second appearance in a Sacha Baron Cohen movie. 10 worst rappers in NBA history. I don’t ever see any NBA players with chest hair or back hair. Are guys going to the salon? …read more Source: Justin Bieber News From Google      ...

Las Vegas SunThe pair had cut off their tracking bracelets in 2012, when they fled together under fake names to Las Vegas and stayed at the Circus Circus Hotel & Casino for two weeks before they were rearrested. While Cano was still being tracked by state parole …Suspects stayed in Las Vegas before arrests in 4 killingsLas Vegas Review-Journal all 564...

KITV HonoluluA jury found Honolulu man, Yun Fei Tang, 46, guilty of insurance fraud and attempted theft, according to the Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs. Related. Ex-insurance agent pleads no contest… Honolulu insurance agent sentenced… How To Cut … …read more Source: Honolulu News Feed From Google News      ...

Zee NewsPic Courtesy: -. Los Angeles: Socialite Kim Kardashian and singer Kanye West were seen having fun in Paris amid speculation that the couple is in the early stages of wedding planning. The 33-year-old reached the City of Lights Saturday to join her beau. and more …read more Source: Paris News From Google News      ...

South Korean ferry with 470 passengers sinkingHonolulu Star-AdvertiserSEOUL >> Dozens of rescue boats and helicopters are scrambling to save more than 470 people, including many high school students, caught on a ferry sinking off South Korea’s southern coast, officials said. There are no immediate reports of causalities. and more …read more Source: Honolulu News Feed From Google News      ...

Giants sticking with Crawford batting seventhSFgiants.comSAN FRANCISCO — The question arises whenever Brandon Crawford thrives offensively: Would the Giants consider elevating him in the batting order? Manager Bruce Bochy’s usual answer is the same one he delivered Tuesday — no. “I’ve got some pretty … and more …read more Source: SF Giants News From Google News      ...

Washington PostMost women have an understandable aversion to getting into unfamiliar vehicles. Which explains why Donna Hundley has watched as people circle her business — once, twice, three times — as they decide whether to stop and step inside. Some have … …read more Source: Fashion News By Google      ...

ESPNNEW YORK — Knicks star Carmelo Anthony has a small tear in his right labrum, the team announced. No surgery is required. Anthony will sit out the final two games of the season and will be re-evaluated in a month, the team said. Anthony had been …Deron Williams says Nets making playoffs over Knicks ‘part of takeover’ of New …New...

CBSSports.comIt’s a strange thing to say about a robust franchise coming off three consecutive seasons reaching at least the NFC championship game, and it may not be something anyone in that organization wants to consider, but I believe it to be true. From the …Bell: Suspension is the only option for Aldon SmithNorthwest Cable News49ers should learn...

5 dead in Calgary stabbing spree; student chargedLas Vegas SunLas Vegas Sun. April 15, 2014. Currently: 80 ...

Atlanta weather | Freeze warning overnightAtlanta Journal ConstitutionThe wind: Metro Atlanta and the rest of north Georgia were under a wind advisory until 10 p.m. Tuesday. And by mid-afternoon, heavy winds pulled trees down across roadways, on top of at least one vehicle, and one on top of a home in Cobb County.Strong winds bring down trees across metro AtlantaWXIA-TVAtlanta Weather | Tree falls on Marietta home, two women trappedWSB AtlantaTree falls on metro Atlanta house, 2 women rescuedFort Mills Times all 10 news articles ...

New York TimesThe New York Police Department has abandoned a secretive program that dispatched plainclothes detectives into Muslim neighborhoods to eavesdrop on conversations and built detailed files on where people ate, prayed and shopped, the department said.New York Police Disband Unit That Spied on MuslimsABC NewsNew York police end Muslim surveillance programKRQE...

Schools shut down social media access after suicideUSA TODAYLOUISVILLE, Ky. — A three-minute video suicide note posted on YouTube by a 16-year-old Louisville high school student who killed herself moments later left school officials scrambling Tuesday to try to protect other students from the ensuing social … and more …read more Source: Social Media News Feed By Google      ...

USA TODAYBeginning of the end. AMC’s Mad Men opened the first half of its final season Sunday with 2.3 million viewers, a 32% drop from the 3.4 million who watched Season 6 start last year and the least-watched premiere since Season 2. Other premieres included: …CBS wins the week with basketball and hit seriesNewsday all 127 news articles …read...

Northern Voices OnlineElectromagnetic waves for long have been a mystery for scientists. In early stages of researches, even their hard works could not yield positive results. But all such things are going to change after some scientists succeeded in creating a new artificial surface.Scientists make flat surface behave like spherical antennaChristian Science MonitorFlat...

USA TODAYLOS ANGELES — When Johnny Depp packs his belongings and heads to shoot a movie for a few months, he makes sure he brings two things: his guitar and a portable typewriter. The guitar is for killing time. The typewriter is for communication that matters.‘Transcendence’ Director Wally Pfister on ‘Frustrating’ Technology and What...

Ben McLachlan Named Pac-12 Player of the WeekCal AthleticsBERKELEY – California senior Ben McLachlan was named the Pac-12 Player of the Week on Tuesday, the conference office announced. The Golden Bear was honored for spurring the then 19th-ranked California Golden Bears – who are now ranked 16th … and more …read more Source: California Golden Bears News From Google News      ...

Los Angeles TimesSurrounded by police, a suspected serial killer in Anaheim quickly sliced the GPS device from his ankle, hopped on a bicycle and pedaled across the street. The registered sex offender didn’t get far, said Ian Pummel, the owner of an Anaheim auto body shop …Team 10 examines number of criminals monitored by GPS10NewsPolice: GPS helped...

MiamiHerald.comOscar Pistorius’ best defense in his murder trial has been to portray himself as vulnerable. Yet his career as courageous track star exemplified the opposite. The “Blade Runner” was a man who never considered his disability to be a disadvantage or weakness …Oscar Pistorius trial: athlete’s sole aim was to kill, court...

The NationShould the Prime Minister be bound to appear in the Senate at least once a week as mentioned in the new resolution? yes. No. Don’t know. Should the Prime Minister be bound to appear in the Senate at least once a week as mentioned in the new resolution?Jordan’s ambassador to Libya kidnapped in TripoliLos Angeles TimesGunmen kidnap Jordan’s...

Ellen DeGeneres most powerful gay celebSBSComedienne and talk show host Ellen DeGeneres has beaten the likes of producer/writer Ryan Murphy and actor Neil Patrick Harris to be named the most powerful gay celebrity in America. The talk show presenter and Oscars host has topped Out magazine’s … and more …read more Source: Celeb News From Google News      ...

New York TimesBOSTON — It may be one of the biggest cities in the country, but Boston was a small town on Tuesday as it mourned the losses it suffered in carnage a year ago and as it honored the sense of community that emerged from the ashes. “There are no strangers …Boston honors marathon survivors, first respondersUSA TODAYBoston Pays Tribute...

Russia Is Quick to Bend Truth About UkraineNew York TimesAnd so began another day of bluster and hyperbole, of misinformation, exaggerations, conspiracy theories, overheated rhetoric and, occasionally, outright lies about the political crisis in Ukraine that have emanated from the highest echelons of the … and more …read more Source: Moscow Kremlin News From Google News      ...

MTV.comUsher was in the hot seat on the last night of playoffs Tuesday night (April 15) as he was tasked with choosing his final three singers and completing the top 12 of “The Voice.” The last night of playoffs was Team Usher’s “live or die moment.” With just three …‘The Voice’ Recap: Usher Trims His Team as Playoffs...

SFGateIn an abrupt about-face, the wireless industry said Tuesday that smartphones will offer optional, reversible “kill switches” starting next year as a way to deter thieves. The antitheft tool will let users remotely erase their personal data and render phones …CTIA announces Smartphone Anti-Theft Voluntary Commitment “kill switch”...

Wall Street JournalDetroit edged closer to reaching a swift end to its historic municipal-bankruptcy case Tuesday after leaders of the three organizations representing retired city workers agreed to abandon their objections to the city’s debt-cutting plan. It was the first time groups …Pension Deal Edges Detroit a Step Closer to RecoveryNew York TimesTentative...

New York TimesWorkers sort packages at a deliver company in Beijing on Singles Day, one of Alibaba’s Agence France-Presse — Getty ImagesWorkers sort packages at a deliver company in Beijing on Singles Day, one of Alibaba’s busiest days for online shopping.Marissa Mayer: Aviate key to Yahoo’s mobile ad bizCNETYahoo’s growth anemic as...