United Airlines‘ turbulence in early 2014 gives way to smoother flyingChicago Business JournalThe year 2014 began in decidedly grim fashion for United Airlines (NYSE: UAL). The carrier posted a $489 million net loss for the first quarter of 2014. Granted that first quarter covered the coldest and snowiest winter in the history of Chicago, where … …read more From:: United Airlines News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Dark times in a divided New York CityCNN(CNN) — We don’t yet know what polluted swamp of mental sickness led Ismaaiyl Brinsley to embark on a multistate rampage that culminated with the barbaric, execution-style killing of NYPD Officers Wenjian Liu and Rafael Ramos on a New York City street.Targeted Attack on New York Police Reopens Old Wounds From ’70sNew York TimesNew York mayor calls for pause in protests after police killingsReutersWhy New York Cops Turned Their Backs on Mayor de BlasioTIMEWashington Post -ABC...

Social Media Has Changed How Consumers Shop Online [Infographic]Social Times (blog)Social media has begun to replace a lot of activities that used to take place on other parts of the Internet. It seems that one of the greatest areas impacted is the way users shop online. An infographic from Crowdtap examines how social media has … …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Top Ten TV Shows of 2014 According to the TBL StaffThe Big LeadSo keep that in mind as you look at the non-consensus TBL Top Ten TV Shows of 2014. We have compiled everyone’s individual top 10 lists, did some simple addition and found some YouTube clips. Some people were only able to come up with a handful of … …read more From:: TV Shows News On Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

African nations should be more engaged in Ebola fight: EthiopiaYahoo NewsA number of African states, however, are reluctant to send volunteers, due to either a lack of means or fears they are not equipped to deal with any who return infected with the virus. Ethiopia’s health minister, Kesete Birhan Admasu, said the …Fighting Ebola on All FrontsProject SyndicateThe fight against EbolaeuronewsUnite to fight Ebola: Ethiopia showing the wayEthioSportsall 13 news articles …read more From:: Ebola Virus News On Google...

Ferguson protesters join in with ClevelandWKYC-TVCLEVELAND, Ohio — This entire weekend, Cleveland is host to protesters from Ferguson, Mo. A busload of protesters took the eight-hour commute from Ferguson to join in with the protesters in Cleveland. They started off at the Cudell Recreation center …Second day of protests in Cleveland over Tamir Rice shooting ends with no arrestscleveland.comDemonstrators march through Cleveland for day two of weekend protestsfox8.comFerguson protesters in ClevelandNewsNet5.com10TV -Bucyrus...

OU receiver Dorial Green-Beckham undecided about NFL draft entryTulsa WorldOklahoma wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham remains undecided about whether to enter the 2015 NFL Draft, but the Sooners transfer has more than his football skills to consider in making the decision, along with more feedback from NFL sourcing than he …and more …read more From:: NFL Draft News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Hong Kong’s religious leaders call for reconciliation after political conflictsSouth China Morning Post (subscription)Cardinal John Tong Hon, the head of Hong Kong’s Catholic church, said that the city had been “an accommodating society” which accepted different opinions, voices and ways of expression. However, conflicts and disagreements have been spotted in …Editorial: Further calls for Hong Kong democracy inevitableMiddletown Press”Hong Kong protests increased support for democracy”Zee...

F’ville cops searching for Dollar General robberThe Citizen.comFayetteville police are asking for the community’s help in locating a man who held up the Dollar General store on Banks Road near Ga. Highway 85 North during the mid-morning hours of Dec. 22. Det. Mike Whitlow said a black male wearing blue jeans and a … …read more From:: Fayetteville, Georgia News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Someone has recreated the Star Wars: The Force Awakens trailer in GTA 5 and …VG247The trailer for for Star Wars: Episode 7 – The Force Awakens has been remade in GTA 5, and you really want to watch it. star wars the force awakens header. Although you might have seen this trailer recreated in every game possible, watching one with …Watch The Star Wars: The Force Awakens Trailer Recreated In GTA 5Cinema BlendStar Wars: The Force Awakens’ Trailer Recreated in Grand Theft Auto 5GameranxWatch Star Wars Episode VII...

Port of Oakland vows to ‘improve cargo flow’SFGate (blog)Responding to severe congestion that has hampered West Coast ports, the Port of Oakland said Monday morning it is taking more measures “in an ongoing effort to manage container ships arriving with unprecedented frequency in San Francisco Bay.”.Added measures at Port of Oakland to handle cargo increaseAmerican Journal of Transportationall 2 news articles …read more From:: Port of Oakland News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

San Francisco Giants Sergio Romo finalizes $15M, 2-year dealFOXSports.comSAN FRANCISCO — Free agent reliever Sergio Romo has finalized a $15 million, two-year contract with the San Francisco Giants, keeping a key member of bullpen from three championship runs. Romo could earn an additional $500,000 annually in …and more …read more From:: SF Giants News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Brook Lopez badly wants to play a wookiee in next Star WarsNew York PostBrook Lopez isn’t sure whether he’ll play on Tuesday against the Nuggets — after missing the past eight games with a strained lower back — but the Nets center is hoping to see different action in the near future, having made an impassioned plea to …The Story Behind Star Wars’s Forgotten Christmas AlbumCo.DesignBrooklyn Nets’ Brook Lopez Wants to Appear in ‘Star Wars‘ as a WookieeBleacher ReportBrook Lopez wants to...

The Academy Awards Just Disqualified Birdman From Competing In This Oscar …Cinema BlendOscar analysts largely believe that the current Academy Awards race boils down to a two-headed competition between Richard Linklater’s Boyhood and Alejandro Inarritu’s Birdman. That could change if and when more Academy members start to see Selma, …‘Birdman’ Score Drummed Out Of Oscars As Academy Rejects Filmmaker’s …Deadline.comall 4 news articles …read more From:: Academy Awards News...

10 Real-Life Couples Who Starred In Fashion Campaigns Way Before KimyeFashionista (blog)10 Real-Life Couples Who Starred In Fashion Campaigns Way Before Kimye. Because the only thing better than just BEING in love… is getting paid for it. Avatar: Nora Crotty; Author: Nora Crotty; Publish date: 11 minutes ago; Social count: 0; Section … …read more From:: Fashion News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

More Sanctions for Russia, More Military Aid for Kiev Will Undermine the …The Nation.Passed with overwhelming bipartisan support in both houses of Congress, the timing of the Act—which provides for $350 million worth of military aid to Kiev—could not have been worse in light of the fact that the December 9 ceasefire between Kiev and …Belarus president arrives in KievBelarus News (BelTA)Ukraine foil mass terrorism plot in KievMaltaTodayBelarus strongman looks to revive Ukraine peace talksRapplerReuters UKall 338 news...

Gloomiest December Ever? Chicago on Track To Break Sunshine Shortage …DNAinfoTHE LOOP — If the thought of entering another Chicago winter isn’t depressing enough, meteorologists say the city is on track to have one of the gloomiest Decembers in its history. There has been no direct sunshine recorded in Chicago for 15 days this …December could be cloudiest on books in ChicagoRedEye ChicagoBaby, It’s Gloomy Outside: One Of Cloudiest Decembers In HistoryCBS Localall 4 news articles …read more From::...

Nielsen Twitter TV Ratings Week Top 10Multichannel NewsThis week, The Voice topped the Nielsen Twitter TV Ratings (NTTR) Weekly Top Ten Series and Specials list with 240,000 event-related Tweets that were seen by a Unique Audience of 3.2 million people. In sports, the Indianapolis Colts at Dallas Cowboys …‘The Voice’ Finale Topped All Series and Specials on Twitter for Week of …TV Media Insightsall 3 news articles …read more From:: TV Ratings News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

LaMarcus Aldridge questionable as Trail Blazers prepare for rematch with …OregonLive.comHOUSTON, TEXAS – April 23, 2014 – Portland Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge (12) shoots as the Portland Trail Blazers face the Houston Rockets in game 2 of the NBA playoffs at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. Bruce Ely / The Oregonian (Bruce …Portland Trail Blazers vs. Houston Rockets PreviewBlazer’s EdgePreview: Portland at HoustonNBA.com (blog)Houston Rockets vs. Portland Trail Blazers game previewThe...

Joe Cocker’s Top 10 Biggest Billboard HitsBillboardBefore his death Monday (Dec. 22) at age 70, Joe Cocker charted 19 hits on the Billboard Hot 100, including familiar recordings like 1968’s cover of the Beatles’ “With a Little Help From My Friends,” which later became the theme song for the hit 1980s …Joe Cocker remembered: 10 essential performancesazcentral.comSinger Joe Cocker dead at 70; Hear some of his best songsABC Action NewsJoe Cocker: A look back on the life of the Sheffield Soul ShouterEntertainment...

Sunday was bad. But remember the Super Bowl team that lost 47-7 week 16.Colts.comDespite a 9-7 record, that Cardinals team made it to the Super Bowl and would’ve won it, if not for maybe the greatest drive in Super Bowl history by the Pittsburgh Steelers. So even though you’ll hear a lot this week about what’s wrong with the Colts … …read more From:: NFL Super Bowl News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Video: Eugene Jarvis delivers a postmortem of Robotron: 2084GamasutraIn addition to this presentation, the GDC Vault offers numerous other free videos, audio recordings, and slides from many of the recent Game Developers Conference events, and the service offers even more members-only content for GDC Vault subscribers. …read more From:: Game Developers Conference News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Could the Marvel Illuminati be coming to the MCU?moviepilot.comI was just looking over the line up of Marvel movies slated to come out in the next decade and I noticed something. The build up centers around very big characters; movers and shakers in Marvels comic universe. I hear you saying, “Well, of course, they … …read more From:: Marvel Entertainment News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Joe Cocker Died At 70 Of Lung Cancer – Video Joe Cocker Died At 70 Of Lung Cancer The legendary singer of songs like “You Can Leave Your Hat On” and “You Are So Beautiful” died at 70 of lung cancer.  Mr. Cocker was one of my favorites, and had an unmistakable, gravely, voice. The British pop great had a long discography that can be seen at Wikipedia with a click here.   Stay tuned. via IFTTT Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

WOMEN’S SOCCER: Kimber Kisselback leads Lady Tigers in final season at …Bucks Local NewsThe Advance > Sports. WOMEN’S SOCCER: Kimber Kisselback leads Lady Tigers in final season at Holy Family. Published: Monday, December 22, 2014. Share on facebook. Share on twitter. Share on stumbleupon · Share on reddit … …read more From:: Women’s Soccer News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Hong Kong halts some US poultry imports due to bird flu in USReuters(Reuters) – Hong Kong said Monday it has suspended imports of certain U.S. poultry and poultry products because strains of avian influenza have been identified in the United States, marking the second foreign market to issue such a ban. Two separate …HK bans poultry imports from US on avian influenzaShanghai Daily (subscription)all 177 news articles …read more From:: Hong Kong News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Just put the Seahawks in the Super Bowl already: MyersNew York Daily NewsHere are the 10 Things I Learned From Week 16 in the NFL: 1.The Seahawks certainly look like the first team that will repeat as Super Bowl champions since the Patriots won it all in 2003 and 2004. Seattle is playing exactly as it did on defense last …Updated Super Bowl odds: The rise of the champsNational Football Postall 3 news articles …read more From:: NFL Super Bowl News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Ferguson Walgreens re-opensKSDKFERGUSON, Mo. – A Ferguson Walgreens that closed four weeks ago after sustaining damage during the unrest in the area is once again open. The 24-hour store at Florissant Road and Hereford Avenue is marking the re-opening by donating toys, clothing, …Walgreens in Ferguson reopens after riot damagekplr11.comWalgreens reopens store damaged in Ferguson lootingSTLtoday.comall 7 news articles …read more From:: Ferguson News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

A tragic death in Berkeley spurs funds for traffic beaconsBerkeleysideJoseph Luft, a Berkeley resident, psychologist, and former San Francisco State University professor, was out for one of his regular strolls around lunchtime on April 5 when he was hit by a car while crossing Sacramento at Bancroft Avenue. He died that … …read more From:: Berkeley Ca. News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Knives, a death, a famous nameLos Angeles TimesHe became an immigrant rights activist, a Los Angeles labor leader, an assemblyman and finally the speaker of the California Assembly, the Democratic antagonist of the movie-star Republican governor and, later, something more improbable: his friend. …read more From:: Los Angeles News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Nurses at MedStar Washington Hospital Center hold one-day strikeWTOPWASHINGTON — D.C.‘s Medstar Washington Hospital is open and operating normally Monday despite a strike by dozens of its nurses. The strike began at 7 a.m. Monday and is expected to last 24 hours. “The strike, while unfortunate, has not affected our …Nurses on Strike at Medstar Washington Hospital CenterCBS Localall 4 news articles …read more From:: Washington DC News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Duck & Waffle’s London Restaurant Reveals a Taste of What’s in Store for MiamiMiami New Times (blog)When Duck & Waffle opens across the pond in the Magic City, the restaurant will share space with Sushi Samba at Flagler on the River’s phase-two project, located at 40 SW North River Dr. The project’s developer, the Melo Group, expects to break ground … …read more From:: Miami Restaurant News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

The Berkeley Art Museum’s Weepy FinaleEast Bay Express (blog)On Sunday, longtime Berkeley Art Museum programmer Sarah Cahill signaled for fifty staff members, performers, and supporters of the institution to wind up one hundred metronomes. Wood-paneled, pendulum time-keepers ticked away at Cahill’s command, …Berkeley Art Museum closes with performance, parade to new homeSFGateall 3 news articles …read more From:: Berkeley Ca. News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

App syncs music to runner’s paceU-T San DiegoThis month, Rock My Run won a 2014 Most Innovative Product award from Connect, a San Diego technology industry accelerator program. The parent company, called Rock My World, was co-founded by Riggs-Zeigen in 2011 and released its first app in … …read more From:: San Diego News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

ABB to exhibit at International CES for the first time, featuring innovative …Robotics TomorrowAUBURN HILLS, Mich. (December 22, 2014) – ABB will be displaying a relevant sample of its highly innovative robotic technology at the 2015 International CESR show, January 6-9, in Las Vegas, Nevada. Participating at CES for the first time, the ABB …and more …read more From:: International CES News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...