Gunmen take woman hostage, shoot security guard in NE Houston food storeKHOUHOUSTON – Houston police said two men took a woman hostage and shot a security guard while trying to hold up a food store on the northeast side. According to the Houston Police Department, it happened around 8:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Big City Food …and more …read more From:: Houston News From Google News ...

Whether it’s Romo or Weeden starting, Cards are coming after quarterback in …Fox NewsFILE – In this June 18, 2014, file photo, Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo (9) passes as back-up quarterback Brandon Weeden (3) looks on during an NFL football minicamp in Irving, Texas. Weeden had led scoring drives on the only two possessions …Cowboys third string QB says hes prepared if neededFOXSports.comNFL Picks: It’s Jerry’s world, we just live in it: ArthurToronto StarTales of the Tape: Can Dallas protect...

YouTube to offer workshops for CMA membersThe TennesseanAs it prepares for a series of music industry workshops over the next year, YouTube announced that it will also hold education and training sessions specifically for Country Music Association members. The goal is to teach music industry stakeholders at …and more …read more From:: YouTube News By Google News ...

San Francisco Mayor announces Friday victory parade for Giants World Series winSan Jose Mercury NewsSAN FRANCISCO — Put on that old Giants jacket that’s been sitting in your closet. Plan a Halloween costume that includes a hat. Just remember to dress heavily and arrive early for what figures to be a wet and wild celebration Friday as the world champs …Going to Giants parade? Here’s what you need to knowSFGateRoyals’ success warms outgoing commissioner Selig’s heartReutersHochman: Despite World...

Ferrari cuts loose – is this the beginning of the end?Sydney Morning HeraldFor Ferrari, proving it can thrive as an independent sports-car maker may be a tougher challenge than a Formula One victory. Following its spin-off next year from parent Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, the global cachet of the Ferrari name will be key to master …FCA’s Ferrari Move Likely To Make Capital Raising Exercise Run SmoothlyForbesFerrari to separate from Fiat, offer 10% of its shares in IPOLos Angeles TimesFiat Chrysler to issue $2.5 billion...

Equity Crowdfunding Service Seedrs Acquires Junction Investments, Plots US …TechCrunch (blog)Seedrs, a company based in London that deals with equity crowdfunding, has an eye on the U.S. market. Today, it announced that it has acquired Junction Investments, which is based in California, and operates in a similar market space. As a company …UK based Equity Crowdfunding Platform Seedrs Moves Into US with Acquisition …Crowdfund InsiderSeedrs to Expand Crowdfunding Efforts to US with Acquisition of JunctionForex MagnatesSeedrs...

Denver Teens Chatted Online With ISIS Recruiter, Report SaysNBCNews.comDENVER — Three teens became radicalized online and chatted with an ISIS recruiter for a year before their attempted flight to Syria earlier this month, according to an analysis by terror experts. The two Somali sisters and a Sudanese friend took their … …read more From:: Denver, Colorado News From Google News ...

A Plague That Devastates Amphibians, Already in Europe, Could Spread to USNew York TimesA fire salamander showing signs of fungal infection through skin lesions. A study suggests that the fungus, called Batrachochytrium salamandrivorans, may have reached Europe through the pet trade from Asia. Credit Frank Pasmans/Ghent University.Salamander-Killing Fungus Could Spread to US Via Pet TradeNBCNews.comFatal Fungal Infection Threatening Salamanders Might Spreading Through Pet …Capital WiredResearchers Fear Killer Infection Reaching...

Video: Chris Christie Yells At Protester To “Sit Down And Shut Up”GothamistIf you thought Bridgegate might have softened NJ Governor Chris Christie’s reputation for being a bullying dick, you thought wrong: At a Hurricane Sandy anniversary event in Belmar, he unloaded on a protester, telling him to “Sit down and shut up.” …Chris Christie tells heckler off at Hurricane Sandy event: ‘Sit down and shut up’New York Daily NewsSandy Activist Whom Chris Christie Told To ‘Shut Up’...

Funk Volume To Hold First Virtual Hip Hop ConferenceHipHopDXExclusive: Crooked I, Jarren Benton and R.A. The Rugged Man are among those panelists scheduled for the conference. On November 22, Los Angeles-based record label Funk Volume is set to hold its first virtual Hip Hop conference, news it is releasing … …read more From:: Hip Hop News From Google News ...

Sleuths have new hope in search for Earhart planeseattlepi.comOXFORD, Pa. (AP) — A suburban Philadelphia group trying to solve the Amelia Earhart mystery has new reason to think a piece of aluminum found on a Pacific atoll came from her lost plane. The Philly.com (http://goo.gl/kEBPAk) website reports Thursday that …Researcher With History of Disputed Earhart Discoveries Says He Has Part of …Slate Magazine (blog)Amelia Earhart search team find aircraft panel on remote Pacific islandThe Times (subscription)Amelia Earhart...

Las Vegas airport’s longest runway to get $67M overhaulUSA TODAYLas Vegas‘ McCarran International Airport has started work on a $67 million construction project that will convert the airport’s longest runway from asphalt to concrete, a more durable material. The project will force the airport to close the 14,505 …McCarran runway to get $67 million makeoverLas Vegas SunLas Vegas airport closes longest runway for rehabilitation workKTNVConstruction at McCarran Airport in Las Vegas closes runway; no flight …Minneapolis...

A Visit to Madison Bumgarner Country, and a Proud Father’s HomeNew York TimesThis is Madison Bumgarner country, which is to say San Francisco Giants rooting is required. In 18 interviews in three towns, I could not find a single fan of the Royals. Which was how I ended up at Kevin’s house. He had his knee wrapped in a black …and more …read more From:: SF Giants News By Google News ...

Beach Bum Cafe closing only Downtown Honolulu location on FridayPacific Business News (Honolulu)Beach Bum Cafe once had two locations in Downtown Honolulu in very close proximity, its first and original location at the Executive Centre at 1088 Bishop St., which had been open for four years, and the First Hawaiian Center spot at 999 Bishop St.and more …read more From:: Honolulu News By Google News ...

Miami Officer Faces Judge Following Arrest On Felony ChargesCBS LocalMIAMI (CBSMiami) – A Miami police officer accused of taking money to be a drug dealer’s hired muscle was in court Thursday morning. A bond court judge ordered the officer to be held on no bond and called his alleged actions “incredibly stupid”. Officer …Miami police officer arrested on charges of protecting drug dealerMiamiHerald.comMiami police officer offered protection for drug deals, authorities sayLocal 10Miami Cop Jose Maldonado-Dick Arrested...

Brace For Friday: SF Giants Parade/Halloween/Critical Mass/RainSFistAs you know from paging through our (exclusive) gallery of parade floats, the parade and civic celebration in honor of the 2014 World Champion San Francisco Giants will begin at noon on Friday, October 31. According to Mayor Ed Lee’s office, the parade …and more …read more From:: SF Giants News By Google News ...

World Series Game 7 Ratings Surge, ‘Stalker’ Down, ‘Black-ish’ & ‘The 100′ Up …Deadline.comThat’s actually close to the 25.4 million that the last World Series Game 7 got back on October 28, 2011 when the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Texas Rangers in what seems like another era of television. Game 7 final numbers to Game 7 final numbers … …read more From:: TV Ratings News From Google News ...

NYC Marathon notebook: Tactics, weather among early talking pointsESPN (blog)Meb Keflezighi AP Photo/Seth Wenig Meb Keflezighi is focused on tactics and finishing place than pursuing a course record. The TCS New York City Marathon kicked off its opening ceremonies Thursday, welcoming the elite American runners to meet with the …Mutai set for New York defenceSuperSportall 38 news articles …read more From:: New York Weather News By Google News ...

LinkedIn’s Revenue Gains SharplyWall Street JournalLinkedIn Corp. reported strong third-quarter revenue growth across its three main businesses, helping the professional social network post a smaller-than-expected loss. Revenue grew 45% to $568 million from $393 million a year earlier. Each of three …LinkedIn offers languid revenue forecastUSA TODAYLinkedIn Q3 Beats The Street, Sales Of $568M, EPS $0.52TechCrunch (blog)LinkedIn Beats, Stock Falls, Then RisesBusiness InsiderReuters -Fortune -ABC Newsall 102 news articles ...

Food 4 Less pulling out of the Las Vegas marketVEGAS INCManagement said today it is converting six locations in the valley to Smith’s Food & Drug stores — both brands are owned by Kroger Co. — and closing eight others as it exits the Las Vegas market. The conversions and closures will take place by early …Food 4 Less plans exit of Las Vegas areaKVVU Las VegasFood 4 Less Will Be Smith’s In 2015CBS Localall 4 news articles …read more From:: Las Vegas News By Google News ...

Star Wars Tower Defense Game Out Today — Will You Play Light or Dark?GameSpotJust days after Electronic Arts announced launch plans for Star Wars: Battlefront, mobile game developer DeNA today released its own Star Wars game, a tower defense title called Galactic Defense. The free-to-play game is available today for iOS …‘Star Wars: Galactic Defense’ Out Now WorldwideTouch ArcadeStar Wars: Galactic Defense arrives for Android, iOSCNETDeNA Releases Star Wars: Galactic Defense on MobileInside Mobile AppsAppAdvice...

Bionic Arm Teen Claimed Was Stolen Found At SubwayCBS LocalCHICAGO (CBS) – Sammy Luther insisted his bionic arm had been stolen out of the family car in Pilsen earlier this month, when he couldn’t find it after an acting and modeling lesson. It turned out, he just left it at Subway. On Oct. 18, his mother had …and more …read more From:: Chicago Weather News By Google News ...

Man arrested after 2 women shot, killed in Denver9NEWS.comDENVER – Two women were killed in a shooting late Wednesday night near the border of Denver and Aurora. Denver police arrested Jose King, 22, in connection with the homicides. Officers say the shooting happened at 11:10 p.m. in the 3200 block of South …Denver Police: 2 women dead, man arrested in shooting off Parker Rd.The Denver PostTwo women shot to death inside Denver apartment; suspect in custodyFOX31 Denver2 women shot to death at French Quarter apartments...

Police: Man fatally shot Wednesday night in East OaklandContra Costa TimesOAKLAND — A man was fatally shot Wednesday night along a residential street in East Oakland. His death marked the city’s 69th homicide so far this year. Officers were dispatched about 7 p.m. to the 6900 block of Morken Street for a report of a …Fatal shooting in East OaklandSFGateall 5 news articles …read more From:: East Oakland News By Google News ...

Caesars unveils new look, name at LINQ hotelLas Vegas SunLAS VEGAS (AP) — Caesars Entertainment has unveiled the new look of its LINQ Hotel & Casino on the Las Vegas Strip. Chief Commercial Officer Tariq Shaukat (TAR’-ik SHAW’-kat) said Thursday was the first day hotel guests experienced results of a $223 …Caesars unveils new look, name at LINQ hotel-casinoKTNVNewly redesigned Strip hotel opens to guests ThursdayKLAS-TVall 17 news articles …read more From:: Las Vegas Hotels News By Google News ...

Your last-ditch Halloween costume guideU-T San DiegoThese are among the hottest costumes of this Halloween season, and San Diego is no exception to the national dress-up trends. When you answer the call of the trick-or-treaters, expect to see a porch full of little “Frozen” princesses, pint-size … …read more From:: San Diego News By Google News ...

8 Cal Women Named to US National TeamsCal AthleticsEight Golden Bears have been chosen to represent the United States in international competition next summer with spots on the 2015 World Championships, 2015 Pan American Games and 2015 World University Games teams, USA Swimming announced …and more …read more From:: California Golden Bears News By Google News ...

Topshop/Topman brings top-speed fashionU-T San DiegoShoppers began camping out as early as 4 a.m. Thursday at Fashion Valley Mall, and by the time Topshop and Topman threw their doors open at 11 a.m., the line wrapped around the building. The British brother and sister retailers, famous for their speed …Topshop/Topman store opens today in Fashion Valley MallSan Diego Gay & Lesbian Newsall 3 news articles …read more From:: Fashion News By Google News ...

How You Can Score Super Bowl Tickets For 90% OffForbesThe Super Bowl has become a holiday in America with football fans, both overly passionate and casual, bonding together over the final game of the season. Last year’s game was hardly competitive with the Seattle Seahawks lighting up the Denver Broncos …NFL midseason predictions: Broncos own Super Bowl ballotingNFL.comSuper Bowl Odds 2015: Broncos Remain FavoritesFanSidedSeahawks still favored in Las Vegas to reach Super BowlLas Vegas Blog (blog)Bulletin (subscription)all...

Live Nation tops Street 3Q forecastsCentre Daily TimesBEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Live Nation Entertainment Inc. (LYV) on Thursday reported net income of $105.2 million in its third quarter. On a per-share basis, the Beverly Hills, California-based company said it had net income …and more …read more From:: Beverly Hills News By Google News ...

NFL Live Prediction: Chargers-DolphinsESPNSAN DIEGO — Chargers rookie cornerback Jason Verrett has a torn labrum in his left shoulder and will miss at least Sunday’s game against the Miami Dolphins, the team said. [+] Enlarge Jason Verrett. AP Photo/Gregory Bull Jason Verrett has suffered …Chargers CB Jason Verrett out indefinitelyU-T San DiegoChargers cornerback Verrett out indefinitelyFresno BeeChargers Corner Jason Verrett to Miss 2-3 WeeksNBC 7 San Diegoall 19 news articles …read more From:: San Diego...

EU: Moscow, Kiev Clinch a Deal on Gas Shipments From Russia to Ukraine …ABC NewsEU: Moscow, Kiev Clinch a Deal on Gas Shipments From Russia to Ukraine Through the Winter. BRUSSELS — Oct 30, 2014, 5:54 PM ET. Associated Press. EU: Moscow, Kiev clinch a deal on gas shipments from Russia to Ukraine through the winter. Join the … …read more From:: Kiev News By Google News ...

8 New TV Shows You Should Definitely Be WatchingMoviefoneJill Solloway’s moving story about a family coming to terms with their father as he transitions into living life as a woman is unlike anything on TV (ahem — your computer) today. It’s heartbreaking and funny and will have you hooked from the start … …read more From:: TV Shows News On Google News ...

LinkedIn Breaks Negative Social Earnings Trend, Stock Pops After ReportForbesOn Monday Twitter reported slowing user growth setting up that stock to open down 13% the following day. Tuesday Facebook told investors that its costs will rise between 50% and 70% next year — shares opened down 6.6% Wednesday. Initially its seemed …LinkedIn, Groupon Reporting During Social Media Stock StormWall Street Journal (blog)Groupon, LinkedIn Beat Estimates in Q3Zacks.comall 6 news articles …read more From:: Social Networking...

Game 7 Of World Series A TV Ratings Hit For FOX, Keeps 2014 From Lowest …ForbesThe 2014 World Series is in the books, and with it, Major League Baseball sees another season end. Somewhere in San Francisco, many are nursing hangovers after the Giants beat the Kansas City Royals 3-2 to clinch their third title in five years (2010 …Record-low TV ratings for a World Series Game 6USA TODAYTV ratings: Fox wins with Game 6 of World SeriesLos Angeles TimesStrong Ratings for Game 7 Save a Subpar World SeriesBusinessweekDeadline.com...