‘Star Wars‘ Christmas light show goes viralUPI.com19 (UPI) — A California music teacher turned his home into a viral video star with a Christmas light display set to music from “Star Wars.” Tom BetGeorge of Newark set his Christmas lights, which include a giant light-up guitar and piano, to sync up …A Star Wars-themed light show and other people who take Christmas to a new …CNNVIDEO| Star Wars-themed light show and other people who take Christmas to a …Fox 59This Amazing Star Wars Christmas...

Hundreds pay respects to teen killed over his winter coatChicago Sun-TimesFriends and loves ones enter and leave the Calahan Funeral Home as they pay their last respects to Demario Bailey Friday afternoon and evening. | Michael Schmidt/Sun-Times. More than 500 friends, classmates, teachers and family members came to a …Viaducts, often dark and dingy, full of hidden dangersChicago Tribuneall 9 news articles …read more From:: Chicago News By Google News ...

Messy weather could disrupt travel through Christmas EveNew York Daily NewsThe weather system is expected to soak New York with more than an inch of rain and possible thunderstorms on Tuesday through Christmas Eve, according to the National Weather Service. “It’s going to be a fast-mover, but it’s probably going to rain …Christmas Eve Storm uncertainties- Mapping out the possibilities for Central …Syracuse.comHoliday Travelers to Face Delays as Christmas Eve Storm Eyes Two Dozen StatesAccuWeather.comWindy,...

New video shows Rice and fiancee in aftermath of punchLas Vegas SunRay Rice arrives with his wife, Janay Palmer, for an appeal hearing of his indefinite suspension from the NFL, in this Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014 file photo taken in New York. A video released Friday Dec. 19, 2014, shows Ray Rice’s then-fiancee crying and …and more …read more From:: Las Vegas News By Google News ...

Xi warns Hong Kong and Macau in ‘one China’ messageDaily MailChinese President Xi Jinping warned Hong Kong and Macau on Saturday to remember they are part of “one China”, as pro-democracy campaigners in both semi-autonomous territories call for free leadership elections. Security has been tight during Xi’s …Xi Jinping tells Macau to stick to ‘one country, two systems’ – in subtle …South China Morning Post (subscription)China’s Xi warns against pro-democracy protests...

Social Media Benchmarking: What to MeasureBusiness 2 CommunityA benchmark is a comparison to the standard. It allows us to weigh the performance of an action by comparing it to a previous accomplishment. In social media business, there are few things more important than reporting the performance of your social … …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News ...

New York woman charged in murder of boy after allegedly giving phony kidnap …Fox NewsA 19-year-old woman is charged with murder in the death of a 5-year-old boy in her care, after she told police he had been abducted by masked men in upstate New York, the Albany County Sheriff said Friday. An Amber Alert was issued yesterday for …Arrest in case of upstate, NY boy, 5, found deadCBS NewsUpstate N.Y. boy, 5, murdered by 19-year-old cousin: copsNew York Daily NewsBoy, 5, found dead after Amber Alert in upstate New YorkWPVI-TVMy...

Cardinals vs. Seahawks: Scouting report, predictionazcentral.comUA men’s basketball vs. UTEP · High school boys basketball: Sierra Linda vs. Scottsdale Christian · Arizona Cardinals vs. Seattle Seahawks: Who has the edge? Arizonans on Arizona Wildcats football roster – 2014 season · Sports photos of the week …and more …read more From:: Seattle News By Google News ...

How a Dallas store ad led to 60 years of ‘Merry Texas Christmas You All’Fort Worth Star Telegram (blog)Before Robert Earl Keen, even before Willie Nelson, our most enduring Texas Christmas song came from Dallas via New York. In 1952, a Dallas department store executive dashed off a few lines for the flip side of what The Dallas Morning News called a … …read more From:: Dallas News From Google News ...

Revere actress portrays Revolutionary charactersWashington TimesLYNN, Mass. (AP) – A suffragette rejected by peers when she married. A Hollywood temptress and inventor. The first woman in the American military. Revere actress Judith Kalaora said she is drawn to characters who seem conflicted about society’s gender …and more …read more From:: Actress News By Google News ...

US women’s soccer team drops to No. 2 in FIFA rankings for first time since 2008Washington Post (blog)The U.S. women’s national soccer team lost the No. 1 spot in FIFA’s world rankings to Germany, the world soccer governing body announced Friday. It’s the first time the USWNT has not been ranked first since March 2008. The Americans didn’t drop too far …Germany leapfrog USA as No. 1 in FIFA’s latest Women’s World RankingFOXSports.comUSMNT climb one spot in final FIFA World Rankings...

Canisius names Clark women’s soccer coachBuffalo NewsTodd Clark has been named as the fifth head coach in Canisius College women’s soccer history. Clark replaces Jim Wendling, who stepped down after seven seasons. Clark, who was head coach at Division II Barton College (N.C.) last year, has eight years …and more …read more From:: Women’s Soccer News From Google News ...

7 motorcycles crash on Blue Diamond Road, killing 1Las Vegas SunOne man is dead and one was critically injured after a collision involving seven motorcycles and a pickup truck on Blue Diamond Road near the Red Rock turnoff, Nevada Highway Patrol said. Officials received reports about 1:45 p.m. of the crash at mile …Crash on SR 160 involved 7 motorcycles: 1 dead, 1 criticalKLAS-TVNHP investigating fatal crash on 95 and CraigLas Vegas Review-JournalReckless driving may have caused death of motorcyclistMyNews3 Las Vegas KSNVall...

Padres trade for Justin UptonU-T San DiegoBetween Double-A San Antonio and Triple-A El Paso, he hit .307 with three home runs in 86 games. Capable of playing second base, third and shortstop, he was taken 58th overall by the Padres in the 2011 draft. Dustin Peterson, 20, was a second-round …Justin Upton acquired by PadresESPNThe San Diego Padres’ Lineup Gets a MakeoverWall Street Journal (blog)San Diego Padres get Justin Upton in trade with AtlantaThe Seattle TimesFox News -fox5sandiego.com -AL.comall 303 news articles ...

Is Rajinikanth’s Lingaa a box office turkey?FirstpostNotwithstanding the nationwide hype and fan hysteria, Tamil superstar Rajinikanth’s Lingaa is turning out to be dud at the box office. The film seems to have fallen flat within a week of its release and might go on to become one of the big time flops …‘Lingaa’ Bombs at Box Office; Distributors want Rajinikanth to CompensateInternational Business Times, India EditionLingaa Box Office: Heading Towards Loss?FilmiBeatLingaa 8th Day Collection- 2nd Friday...

5 Surprising Statistics That Are Defining the Miami Heat’s SeasonBleacher ReportThought to be one of the better teams in the Eastern Conference heading into the year, Miami is just 12-15 through 27 games. That record is even more concerning when considering the Heat opened the season with five wins in seven games. The Heat are …Miami Heat podcast: One on one with point guard Norris ColeFOXSports.comall 4 news articles …read more From:: Miami News From Google News ...

BART, Oakland Police Offer Escorts To Last-Minute Holiday Shoppers At …CBS LocalOAKLAND (KCBS)— BART and Oakland police are offering escorts at the MacArthur Station to passengers doing some last-minute Christmas shopping. Police say the goal is to connect with the community while offering safety tips. A BART coordinator said … …read more From:: Oakland CA News By Google News ...

Hong Kong’s ‘Hedge Fund Fight Nite’WBURJordan Roberts, a boxing instructor in Hong Kong, recently trained the most unlikely of fighters: 29-year-old Christina Park, an internal systems consultant at BlackRock, an international investment firm. She’s not what you would call rough and tumble. …read more From:: Hong Kong News By Google News ...

1 dead, 12 injured in daytime Chicago shootingsChicago TribuneA 19-year-old man was pronounced dead and 12 other people, including a 16-year-old girl, were injured during separate shootings in Chicago Friday, police said. The fatal shooting happened at 4:35 p.m. on the 3000 block of South Kedvale Avenue in the … …read more From:: Chicago News By Google News ...

Boundary-Pushing Late Night Hosts Move On — Colbert Up, Ferguson OutNPROn Friday, Craig Ferguson hosts his last episode of CBS’ The Late Late Show after nearly 10 years. His departure isn’t getting much attention — in part because he’s leaving as CBS builds its new late-night franchise around Colbert, who will replace …A last ‘Late Late Show’ from fearlessly funny Craig FergusonWashington PostCraig Ferguson’s Last ‘Good Night’ as ‘Late Late Show’ HostABC NewsCraig...

Crawford not bothered by trade rumorsESPN (blog)The wing position has been the Clippers’ biggest weakness since Rivers came to Los Angeles, and it’s far from championship quality this season. During the Clippers’ 102-100 win over the Indiana Pacers on Wednesday, Matt Barnes had just three points …and more …read more From:: Los Angeles News By Google News ...

Taylor Swift Meets Up With Fashion Blogger FriendBSCkidsTaylor Swift recently met up with her fashion blogger friend Tavi Gevinson. The fashion loving star has been much talked about lately due to her fashion choices as a pop star. Fans have questioned her bold style as she loses the country girl next door …Taylor Swift Lunches with Tavi Gevinson, Gets More Amazing ‘1989’ NewsJust Jared Jr.all 4 news articles …read more From:: Fashion Blogger News By Google News ...

Mixed Reaction As New York Bans FrackingWBURAn opponent of the hydraulic fracturing holds a sign during a demonstration on March 20, 2014 in New York. The demonstrators say “fracking,” the process used in natural gas drilling, is dangerous for water supplies and food sources. (Don Emmert/AFP …and more …read more From:: New York City News By Google News ...

2014-15 NBA Power Rankings: Memphis ends Golden State’s reign; Washington …Washington PostThe Western Conference is unfair. So, so unfair. How else can you explain the Golden State Warriors losing for the first time since Nov. 11 and only being a half-game ahead of the Memphis Grizzlies for the league’s best record? Memphis ended Golden … …read more From:: Golden State Warriors News By Google News ...

Man died after Berkeley protests delayed helpSFGate (blog)BERKELEYSIDE: A man who collapsed while waiting for the arrival of Berkeley paramedics later died at the hospital, city employees have told Berkeleyside, after large protests throughout town delayed first responders. Berkeley Fire Chief Gil Dong …Exclusive: Man died after protests delayed helpBerkeleysideall 3 news articles …read more From:: Berkeley Ca. News By Google News ...

Rondo Introduced In DallasESPNDALLAS — The opportunity to play for a contender again has Rajon Rondo feeling revitalized after leaving a rebuilding franchise in the Boston Celtics. “There’s one goal that you have in mind, and I’m dying to get another ring again,” Rondo said in his …Rondo hunting another title with move to DallasThe Courier-JournalRajon Rondo in Dallas Mavericks press conference: ‘I’m fired up and ready to go’MassLive.comRajon Rondo’s move to Dallas – and...

Why the Patriots Are Legitimate Super Bowl ContendersBleacher ReportAfter starting the season 2-2, many would say it is foolish to consider the New England Patriots Super Bowl contenders. Fresh off of a 41-14 drubbing in Week 4 at the hands of the Kansas City Chiefs on Monday Night Football, critics roasted quarterback …Revis credits winning waysBoston Heraldall 66 news articles …read more From:: NFL Super Bowl News From Google News ...

How YouTube became a playground for toy marketers through ‘unboxing’ videosThe Daily BreezeHow YouTube became a playground for toy marketers through ‘unboxing’ videos. DisneyCollectorBR is the most popular YouTube channel, with more than 4 billion views. All the videos are of an unidentified woman who opens toys and plays with them on …and more …read more From:: YouTube News By Google News ...

SD’s top 22 new restaurants in 2015U-T San DiegoIf 2014 was the year of Little Italy dining, 2015 is already shaping up to be … the year of Little Italy dining. Once again, the most notable new restaurants on the horizon will be in San Diego’s Culinary Core. Our list of the most anticipated places … …read more From:: San Diego News By Google News ...

Miami Marlins acquire Martin Prado, David Phelps from New York Yankees as …MiamiHerald.comAn eventful Marlins offseason that began with Giancarlo Stanton’s historic new contract took an unexpected turn Friday when the Marlins acquired a new starting third baseman in Martin Prado and then agreed to trade their incumbent third baseman, Casey …Miami Marlins acquire Martin Prado, David Phelps in trade with New York YankeesFOXSports.comAlex Rodriguez pushed farther out by Yankees-Miami Marlins tradeNJ.comYankees trade...

Ukraine Crisis in Mind, Lithuania Establishes a Rapid Reaction ForceNew York TimesMajor Pakutka leads the two main units in Lithuania’s brand-new rapid-reaction force. It is the first of its kind along NATO’s eastern flank, intended to address exactly the kind of hybrid, insurgent warfare that has characterized the conflict in …and more …read more From:: Ukraine News From Google News ...

Instagram account We Photoshopped What publicly shames celebrities and …Daily MailNew York-based fashion blogger Danielle Bernstein, of We Wore What, commented, after she was shamed on the account for the 14th time. ‘I can own my Photoshop f*** ups but to call them out publicly seems malicious. Most people I know including other …Instagram Account Calls Out Celebs and Fashion Bloggers Who Slim Their ImagesTakePartall 4 news articles …read more From:: Fashion Blogger News By Google News ...

Japanese ‘Godzilla‘ Movie In The Works! Toho To Bring Japan’s Iconic Character …KpopStarzThe company unveiled Godzilla Strategic Conference (Godzi-Con), a group composed of studio executives and directors whose sole purpose is to reboot the King of Kaiju brand. The planned film is said to be just a part of the whole package the committee … …read more From:: Godzilla News By Google News ...

Honolulu rail project issues request for station package bidsKHON2Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation (HART) officials put out a request for bids for the first rail station package Friday. A request for bids was issued for the Farrington Highway Station Group. The first of three rail contracts, consisting of … …read more From:: Honolulu News By Google News ...

Too many bowls? Not according to teams playing, TV ratingsHouston Chronicle“For who? Who is complaining. It’s not the people who are going. It appears there’s not enough games for those staying at home. The ratings are strong and people are watching. We’re providing opportunities for young people and college football to be …and more …read more From:: TV Ratings News From Google News ...