CBS LocalMIAMI (CBSMiami) – The Miami Heat went into Game 5 Sunday night battling to come back after trailing in the NBA Finals. After the Heat lost the last two home games on the home court in Miami, fans were stunned. Going into Game 5, some fans wondered if …Miami Heat’s Mario Chalmers out of starting lineupMiamiHerald.comKnicks star Carmelo Anthony is not a fit for the Miami Heat as LeBron James …New York Daily NewsSpurs of the moment: San Antonio gets its revenge — and NBA titleFOXSports.comReuters -Forbes...

ESPNMavericks star Dirk Nowitzki has made a public pitch to recruit Carmelo Anthony to Dallas. “If Carmelo would really love to come here, we’d love to have him,” Nowitzki said in an interview on 105.3 The Fan in Dallas. Anthony is under contract for next …Carmelo Anthony Free Agency: Dirk Nowitzki Wants Him In DallasThe InquisitrCarmelo Anthony Rumors: Dirk Nowitzki Wants ‘Melo to Join Him in DallasSports World NewsDirk Nowitzki Won’t Lose Sleep if Carmelo Anthony Doesn’t Sign with Dallas …Rant...

The GuardianA police officer can be seen on an Associated Press video firing what appeared to be a live pistol round at anti-World Cup protesters near Rio de Janeiro’s Maracana stadium. During the small, but violent and chaotic, protest that played out about 1.5km …Argentine soccer fans get rowdy on Rio de Janeiro’s Copacabana beachFox NewsRio officer shoots live round during Cup protestMiamiHerald.com all 547 news articles …read more Source: Rio De Janeiro News From Google News ...

Washington PostNATAL, Brazil — The U.S. national soccer team is assured of playing three matches in the World Cup. There is Monday’s Group G opener against Ghana in this surf-and-sun destination on the northeast coast, then Portugal in the heart of Amazonia and …Ghana vs. USA: 2014 FIFA World Cup | Group G Match PreviewMajor League SoccerUS Soccer Team: Schedule, Roster, Best Players To Watch At World Cup 2014International Business TimesTeam USA frets over Ghana match as rain threatens its World Cup plansFOXSports.comBleacher...

BBC NewsThe 2003 invasion of Iraq is not to blame for the violent insurgency now gripping the country, former UK prime minister Tony Blair has said. Speaking to the BBC’s Andrew Marr, he said there would still be a “major problem” in the country even without the …Out of Power Almost 7 Years, Blair Is Still Haunted by a Legacy of WarNew York TimesBlair denies UK and US-led invasion sowed seeds for current crisisIrish IndependentIraq crisis: anger at Tony Blair over Middle East conflict blame gameTelegraph.co.ukDaily...

CBS NewsDALLAS – Former Dallas Cowboys tackle Josh Brent was released from jail on Sunday following his conviction for a drunken car crash that killed his friend and teammate, Jerry Brown, the Dallas County sheriff’s office said. The 26-year-old Brent was … …read more Source: Dallas News From Google ...

GameSpotAnd as it turns out, I do think it’s difficult to compare Nintendo’s approach to E3 2014 to that of those other companies, and that’s exactly why I think Nintendo’s presence here at E3 2014 is so vital, and so successful. There’s a sameness, a …The 20 most exciting Games at E3 2014, and everything that might be wrong …Entertainment Weekly (blog)E3 2014 So Far: The future of gaming from Sony, Nintendo, Microsoft, and OculusJoystiqE3 2014: Live updates as Sony, Microsoft and Nintendo reveal...

Poughkeepsie JournalYONKERS – A suburban New York city is stepping up law enforcement at a spot where gunfire wounded three people, including a 9-year-old girl eating pizza. The Journal News says Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano called the shooting “outrageous.” He said …13-Year-Old With Down Syndrome Killed by Hit-Run DriverNBC New YorkNew York Hit-and-Run kills Teen with Down syndromeKTXL all 26 news articles …read more Source: New York News By Google ...

ReutersRAMALLAH West Bank (Reuters) – Israeli forces searching for three teenagers believed to have been kidnapped swept into a second West Bank city on Monday, touching off street confrontations in which they killed a Palestinian, witnesses and hospital …Israeli youth kidnappings: How focus on Hamas impacts Palestinian unity pactChristian Science MonitorHamas’ West Bank kidnapping is reminiscent of past Hezbollah abductionsHaaretzPA condemns Israel for wide-scale arrest of Hamas and Islamic Jihad membersJerusalem...

Christian Science MonitorIn the Republican split over how cozy to be with big business, Eric Cantor and David Brat were on opposite poles. Now Mr. Brat could be headed for Congress. But Mr. Cantor could remain influential in D.C. …Republicans seek answers in Cantor’s lossChicago Sun-TimesRNC leader Priebus says Cantor loss, immigration debate hasn’t divided GOPFox NewsCantor says immigration views angered people in both partiesRichmond Times DispatchNew York Times -Roanoke Times -Arizona Daily Starall 274 news articles ...

San Jose Mercury NewsSAN FRANCISCO — A homeless man was killed early Sunday by a driver suspected of being under the influence, who crashed into an encampment off a San Francisco freeway off-ramp, authorities said. Officers responded about 1:09 a.m. and discovered a …CHP investigating fatal crash on I-80 off-ramp in San FranciscoSFGate (blog)Sleeping Homeless Man Killed By Suspected Drunk Driver In SF SoMaCBS LocalHomeless man killed in suspected DUI crash in San FranciscoKTVU San FranciscoSacramento Beeall 17 news articles ...

Toronto StarPicture it: A dinosaur traipsing among humans, grown men in pyjamas gobbling up sugary cereal and half-naked hunks carrying a beautiful woman on a gigantic throne, conjuring up a Cleopatraesque image that would make Elizabeth Taylor proud. Welcome …Kendall and Kylie Jenner Hit the 2014 MuchMusic Video Awards Red CarpetAceShowbizKellan Lutz Smolders In Eggplant On The MuchMusic Video Awards Red Carpet!PerezHilton.comKendall Jenner, 18, dresses to shock in gown slashed to reveal her pelvic bones …Daily MailCambio...

BBC NewsThe Russian government has strenuously denied that any of its tanks crossed the border into Ukraine. But now Nato has released satellite imagery, linked to existing video material, which appears to give added weight to assertions from the Ukrainian … …read more Source: UKRAINE News From Google News ...

Washington PostHonduras’ goalkeeper Noel Valladares bundles a shot from France’s Karim Benzema, far right, into his net for an own goal during the group E World Cup soccer match between France and Honduras at the Estadio Beira-Rio in Porto Alegre, Brazil, Sunday, …French up for a fight but not with each otherReutersFrance v Honduras: Karim Benzema scores twice as French win physical battle …Telegraph.co.ukFrance Leaves Scoring Struggles Behind in Its OpenerNew York TimesBoston.com -SuperSport -The Globe and Mailall...

Wall Street JournalA swing set is seen in the backyard of 818 S. 15th St. in Newark, N.J., where a fire broke out this morning taking the lives of six people. Peter J. Smith for The Wall Street Journal. NEWARK—A fire ripped through a home on Sunday morning here and killed …Newark fatal fire: Officials identify 6 victims killed in blazeThe Star-LedgerSix dead as fire rips through New Jersey homeReutersSix dead in Newark, NJ, fire that destroyed two homesNew York Daily NewsMinneapolis Star Tribune -CBS Local -CTV Newsall 171 news...

SportingNews.comJimmie Johnson had lost races at Michigan International Speedway in seemingly every way imaginable, making the 2-mile oval one of only five tracks he had never won it. You can scratch that off his list. Johnson won the Quicken Loans 400 at Michigan …Jimmie Johnson’s Michigan win punctuates Hendrick dominanceUSA TODAYQuicken Loans 400: Kevin Harvick finishes 2nd, questions team strategySB NationHarvick’s team wins six Michigan race awardsRotoworld.comThe Detroit News -PaddockTalk -HardcoreRaceFans.comall...

BBC NewsCrossrail – a new rail network buried under London’s streets – is the largest infrastructure project in Europe and when completed it is expected to carry around 200 million passengers a year. But the city already has a huge network of underground … …read more Source: London News From Google ...

$15 wage too much to swallow, restaurant group saysSan Francisco ChronicleSo they formed the aptly named San Francisco Bar Owners Alliance, which now has 110 members and, presumably, some of the coolest meetings around. The alliance and the Golden Gate Restaurant Association wanted a tip credit to be part of the minimum … and more …read more Source: San Francisco Restaurant News From Google News ...

USA TODAYAlert: This story contains major spoilers from Sunday’s Game of Thrones episode. First, the king was killed. Now, the true power at the heart of Game of Thrones is dead, too. In Sunday’s dizzyingly eventful fourth-season finale, Tyrion Lannister (Peter Dinklage) …13 Reasons Why Tyrion Lannister Is The Biggest Bad-Ass On ‘Game Of Thrones’MTV.com‘Game of Thrones” Shae on ‘Emotional’ Finale: ‘She’s Angry, Hurt and Lost’ (Q&A)Hollywood Reporter‘Game...

CELEB GOSS: Miley Cyrus brings Bangerz tour to AustraliaIllawarra MercuryMiley Cyrus, the former child star who so horrified parents by stripping away all memory of her teen alter-ego Hannah Montana last year, has announced an Australian concert tour. She begins the Australian leg of her Bangerz world tour in Melbourne on … and more …read more Source: Celeb News From Google News ...

Bills targeting sugary sodas, plastic bags, grease theft surviveLos Angeles Times… outlawed in more than 77 localities in California. Above, the Calabasas landfill in 2008. Most plastic shopping bags have been outlawed in more than 77 localities in California. Above, the Calabasas landfill in 2008. (Gary Friedman / Los Angeles … …read more Source: Los Angeles News By Google ...

ForbesOn Friday 13th of June, 19 million Chinese were watching the soccer match Brazil-Croatia (3-1) in Saõ Paolo, opening the Copa do mundo or soccer world cup which is the most fanatically followed soccer tournament in the world –the European version of … and more …read more Source: World Cup Soccer 2014 News From Google News ...

SFGate“You’ll see more and more migration to Oakland and the South Bay and the Peninsula, where costs are cheaper and labor’s cheaper,” she predicted, adding that it’s the mom-and-pop-type places that will close or move, while the most expensive restaurants … and more …read more Source: Oakland Restaurant News From Google News ...

Los Angeles TimesKasem, the warm voice of the syndicated show “American Top 40” on and off for more than three decades and a seminal figure in Los Angeles music starting in the 1960s through his work on KRLA and the afternoon TV show “Shebang!” died Sunday morning …Kasem was an island of calm in swirl of pop musicNews & ObserverRadio Icon Casey Kasem Dead At 82CBS LocalCasey Kasem, king of the Top 40 countdown, deadTheNewsTribune.com all 921 news articles …read more Source: Los Angeles News By Google ...

GameSpotMicrosoft’s press conference in particular was focused solely on games. With exclusives like Sunset … 9, and Plague, Inc. And Inside, the follow-up to Limbo from developer Playdead, took center stage at one point of the conference. Microsoft is still …E3 gaming expo peers into future more than presentCalgary HeraldWinners and losers from this year’s E3Stuff.co.nzE3 2014: How Microsoft Fixed the Xbox One in a Single DayHardcore GamerSt. Cloud Times -Wall St. Cheat Sheet -CNETall 305 news articles ...

Los Angeles TimesA 40-year-old man accused of shooting his older brother remained in custody Sunday after police arrested him at the victim’s South Los Angeles home. The suspect allegedly shot his sibling around 9 p.m. Saturday in the 800 block of East 78th Street, …Police Suspect Man Fatally Shot Brother At Birthday PartyCBS LocalPolice: California man arrested in brother’s deathTheNewsTribune.com3 dead, 1 injured in South Los Angeles car-to-car shootingsLos Angeles Daily NewsNBC Southern Californiaall 79 news articles ...

Selena Gomez: Recording Music About On-Again Boyfriend Justin Bieber?Hollywood LifeSince Selena flew to Canada on June 7 to spend time with Justin and attend his dad, Jeremy Bieber‘s, 40th birthday party, Selena and Justin have been inseparable. Selena’s clearly feeling inspired musically right now, because she hit the music studio … …read more Source: Justin Bieber News From Google ...

Boston-Led Team Developing ‘Bionic Pancreas’ for DiabeticsBoston.comThe device was developed at Massachusetts General Hospital and Boston University. Results were featured Sunday at an American Diabetes Association conference in San Francisco and were published online by the New England Journal of Medicine. and more …read more Source: Boston News Feed From Google News ...

SFGateEach time, he stopped to look at the camera, as if he were ready for a fashion shoot. Whitfield, 26, says he’s been dancing since before he was born. His mother always told him he kicked to the beat when she frequented San Francisco clubs, wearing … …read more Source: Fashion News By Google ...

Purported executions in Iraq recall mass sectarian killingsLos Angeles TimesAn image purporting to show Iraqi soldiers in civilian clothes taken captive by gunmen from the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria was made available on an extremist group’s Twitter account Sunday. An image purporting to show Iraqi soldiers in civilian … and more …read more Source: Los Angeles News By Google ...

MarketWatchMINNEAPOLIS AND DUBLIN – June 15, 2014 – Medtronic, Inc. (NYSE:MDT) , a global leader in medical technology, services and solutions, and Covidien plc (NYSE:COV) , a global healthcare technology and medical supplies provider, today announced that …Medtronic snaps up Covidien for $42.9bnFinancial TimesMedtronic Is Biggest Firm Yet to Renounce US Tax StatusBusinessweekMedtronic agrees to buy Covidien for $42.9b in cash, stockBoston GlobeChron.com -BBC Newsall 104 news articles …read more Source:...

Empire State TribuneThis week, the Portland City Council approved a franchise agreement with Google to bring the Google Fiber service to Portland. Apparently, Google will be offering the Google Fiber internet service to Portland residents for a one time fee of $300. After that …Google fiber service coming to PortlandDaily DigestPortland Inches One Step Closer to Google FiberPC MagazineGoogle Fiber Coming Soon to PortlandHeadlines & Global NewsDigital Trends -Pulse 2.0 -Daily Gadgetryall 35 news articles …read more Source:...

Cinema BlendBut now, the legendary ship has let its captain down for the first time. Harrison Ford has not only injured his ankle on the door of his famous starship while filming Star Wars: Episode VII, but apparently in the injury is worse than we initially …Harrison Ford could miss eight weeks filming of Star Wars movie after breaking …Mirror.co.ukReport: Harrison Ford injured his pelvis on ‘Star Wars‘ setFox NewsHarrison Ford’s Injury Is WORSE Than Star Wars Producers Let On! And Now …PerezHilton.comMetro...

Cubbies CribNightengale tweeted earlier today that the San Francisco Giants are showing “strong interest” in the 29-year-old ace who is in the midst of a career-year on the North Side of Chicago. In addition to San Francisco, other potential suitors include four …Jeff Samardzija, Jason Hammel trade talks well underwayChicago Sun-TimesOdds of Each Chicago Cubs Trade Chip Being Moved at the DeadlineBleacher Report all 41 news articles …read more Source: Chicago News From Google News ...

Thousands attend 2014 Special Olympics opening ceremoniesThe TrentonianThe highlight of the event — which was emceed by model Brooklyn Decker and the 76ers Michael Carter-Williams — was the lighting of the caldron by police officer Beth Westrich, athlete Antonio Bowe, and unified partners Julie Kelley and Shawn Silver … and more …read more Source: Michael Silver NFL News From Google News ...