Getting Oaklanders to lay down their gunsSan Francisco ChronicleOn Friday, Schaaf said she would ask for additional program funding in her first mayoral budget proposal to the Oakland City Council this year beyond the Measure Z bond money already allocated for the program. If Oakland’s politicians and its police … …read more From:: Oakland City Council News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

S&P Dow Jones Indices Announces Changes to the S&P/TSX Canadian IndicesStockhouseHome to iconic financial market indicators, such as the S&P 500® and the Dow Jones Industrial Average®, S&P Dow Jones Indices LLC has over 115 years of experience constructing innovative and transparent solutions that fulfill the needs of investors.and more …read more From:: Dow Jones News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Warriors‘ Steve Kerr wins PBWA’s Rudy Tomjanovich AwardESPNNEW YORK — Golden State‘s Steve Kerr has won the Rudy Tomjanovich Award, given by the Professional Basketball Writers Association to a coach who best combines excellence on the court with cooperation with fans and media. Kerr led the Warriors to an …Warriors News: Steve Kerr Wins Rudy Tomjanovich AwardWarriors World Kerr wins Rudy Tomjanovich Award from Pro Basketball WritersThe Stateall 15 news articles …read more From:: Golden State...

Star Wars, Avengers boost Disney outlookOrlando SentinelA new analyst upgrade for Disney on Monday is being credited for sending stock higher, and the upgrade specifically mentioned Avengers and Star Wars, according to multiple financial news outlets. cComments. Got something to say? Start the conversation …iTunes and Star Wars: Thanks but no thanks, Disney!Las Vegas Blog (blog) all 4 news articles …read more From:: Star Wars News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Texas Rangers bring back Josh Hamilton in trade with Los Angeles AngelsFOXSports.comThe Los Angeles Angels entered the weekend with a deal in place to trade 2010 American League MVP Josh Hamilton to the Texas Rangers, and they are coming out of it with that deal completed. The Rangers announced Monday they will … FOX Sports baseball …Source: Josh Hamilton could be gone from Angels in matter of daysSI.com Rangers close to reacquiring outfielder Josh Hamilton from AngelsESPNHamilton given back to Texas after troubled Angels...

Coroner IDs motorcyclist killed in crash in North Las VegasLas Vegas SunThe accident was reported about 4:30 p.m. at West Washburn Road and Camino Al Norte, North Las Vegas Police said. It appears the driver of a Chevrolet Equinox northbound on Camino Al Norte tried to turn west onto Washburn but didn’t yield to oncoming …DUI Arrest In Fatal Hit-&-RunCBS Local Man involved in fatal crash arrested on DUI chargesLas Vegas Review-JournalHit-and-run in North Las Vegas turns fatalKLAS-TVKTVNall 37 news articles …read...

GoFundMe shuts down crowdfunding for anti-gay bakeryCNNMoneyRefusing to bake a wedding cake for a lesbian couple has cost an Oregon bakery big bucks. Sweet Cakes by Melissa shuttered its doors after a 2013 incident when the bakery’s owners refused to bake a cake for a same-sex wedding, citing their religious …Oregon Bakers To Pay for Same-Sex DiscriminationTPM all 41 news articles …read more From:: Crowdfunding News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Young Buck Preparing “Behind The Wall” BookHipHopDXMore NEWS On HipHopDX. Dipset Rolls Out Home Goods Product Line · Drake Called Out Over “No Tellin” & “6 God” Beats; Producer Syk Sense Defends Drake · J. Cole & Kendrick Lamar Keeping Hip Hop Torch Lit, Rakim Says · OverDoz Added To 2015 … …read more From:: Hip Hop News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Realistic Draft Trade Possibilities for the San Francisco 49ersBleacher ReportSan Francisco 49ers general manager Trent Baalke is not afraid to pull the trigger on draft-day trades. In 2013, Baalke moved up to the No. 18 slot to select LSU safety Eric Reid. Last year, the 49ers general manager executed a number of moves in the …Armstead, Parker, Peters highlight 49ers‘ pre-draft visit listSacramento Bee NFL Draft: Will 49ers trade up to No. 4 overall?San Francisco Sun TimesComparing 2015 Draft Prospects to Current 49ers49ers.comSan...

Abigail Breslin Defends Selena Gomez’s Beach PhotosYahoo Celebrity UK (blog)Breslin, a former child star just like Gomez, hit back at Gomez’s critics in a Tumblr post. “All this stuff about Selena Gomez online in her bathing suit is RIDICULOUS,” she wrote in part. “Everyone is always saying how we shouldn’t judge each other …Abigail Breslin Defends Selena Gomez’s Weight on Tumblr, Tells Her to “Keep …E! Online Abigail Breslin Handily Shuts Down Critics of Selena Gomez’s...

Berkeley celebrates as Bookstore Day goes nationalBerkeleysideAfter years of dwindling sales and gloomy news, some independent bookstores in Berkeley – as well as around the Bay Area and across the nation – are bouncing back and are again in a celebratory mood. Saturday May 2 marks both the return of California …and more …read more From:: Berkeley Ca. News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

The Best And Worst Airlines For Summer 2015 Vacation TravelForbesAt the bottom of the list were some familiar names, and some airlines that are best known as regional carriers. The worst performance was by Express Jet, which carries regional passengers for Delta and United Airlines. Its on-time arrival rate averaged …Report: Carriers from Middle East, China pose competitive threatChicago Tribune Growth of Persian Gulf airlines poses threat to US carriersLos Angeles TimesSuccess of Mideast rivals rattling big U.S. airlinesNorthJersey.comInternational...

Nepal quake: 1 metro Atlanta family relieved, another awaits wordAtlanta Journal ConstitutionAnne Emanuel told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution on Sunday that her husband, Marty Emanuel, a sculptor and longtime faculty member at the Atlanta College of Art, was hiking with a guide they knew from a previous excursion in an area north of …Atlanta residents from Nepal react to earthquake chaosFOX6 WBRC – MyFoxAL.com all 15,489 news articles …read more From:: Atlanta News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

TV Ratings: ‘Game of Thrones’ Premiere Seen by 18.1 Million U.S. Viewers So FarHollywood ReporterWith the first round of live-plus-7 ratings now available for the series premiere, and factored in with linear plays, HBO Go, HBO Now and on-demand views, the episode has scored a gross 18.1 million viewers. That’s up by more than 1 million viewers …Game Of Thrones starts to dip in ratingsNEWS.com.au Ratings: ‘Game of Thrones’ season 5 balloons further with DVR, HBO NOW …CarterMatt.comall 47 news...

Workers to shut down Port of Oakland on May Day — with employers’ backingSan Francisco Business Times (blog)There will be no vessel, yard or gate operations during the Port’s first shift from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., said Michael Zampa, a spokesman for the Port of Oakland. But since the Port has notified business owners in advance and the shutdown is limited to one …Exclusive: Port of Oakland prepares for planned 24 hour closureContainer Management ILWU to idle Bay Area ports to protest police killing of African AmericansJOC.comThink...

Wolfgang Puck closes Postrio at the Venetian after 16-year runLas Vegas Sun“We are so busy with our six other restaurants in Las Vegas and concentrating on the expansion of other venues around the world that with the increased rent being charged by the mall managers, it simply didn’t make economic sense to continue Postrio,” … …read more From:: Las Vegas Restaurant News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Security being ramped up for Mayweather-Pacquiao fightLas Vegas SunThe Athletic Commission handles security inside the ring. The hotel and police have responsibility for the arena and hotel, which is Las Vegas‘ biggest, with 5,005 rooms. Police, along with state and federal agencies, are in charge outside — “all the …Las Vegas creating ‘concentric circles’ of security for upcoming Mayweather …Newser all 105 news articles …read more From:: Las Vegas Hotels News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

3-month domestic violence investigation of Dallas Cowboys RB Joseph Randle …Dallas Morning News (blog)Dallas Cowboys running back Joseph Randle (21) points to the crowd as the remaining minute runs off the clock in their victory over the Seattle Seahawks at CenturyLink Field in Seattle, Sunday, October 12, 2014. The Cowboys won 30-23. (Tom Fox/The …and more …read more From:: Dallas News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Carlsbad Couple Reported Missing in Nepal QuakeNBC 7 San DiegoLightfoot and Schiavon have traveled the world. This was their big last vacation before settling down to become teachers, according to Barrows. Both went to Cardiff School and San Dieguito High School Academy in San Diego County. Friends say Schiavon …and more …read more From:: San Diego News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Brazilian point guard Marcelo Huertas planning move to NBAYahoo SportsAfter years of playing significant roles in the Euroleague and on the Brazilian national team, point guard Marcelo Huertas is planning a move to the NBA next season, Yahoo Sports has learned. Huertas, 31, a savvy, athletic 6-foot-3 playmaker and a deft …and more …read more From:: NBA News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

20-Acre Fire Spreads on Camp PendletonNBC 7 San DiegoA fire on Camp Pendleton has grown to about 20 acres Monday afternoon, according to the base officials on Twitter. The blaze is burning near Range 108, a rifle and demo range and x-ray impact area. However, there is no threat to buildings or people …20 acres burn at Camp Pendletonfox5sandiego.com all 5 news articles …read more From:: San Diego News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Rules committee boss: Men’s college hoops headed for 30-second shot clockESPNMen’s basketball is likely heading toward reducing its shot clock from 35 to 30 seconds, NCAA rules committee chairman Rick Byrd told ESPN.com on Monday. Byrd, the coach at Belmont, said a year ago that there was a 5 percent chance of the change …NCAA Basketball Is Likely To Change The Shot ClockA Sea of Blue Report: Men’s college basketball likely headed toward 30-second shot clockNewsOK.com‘Real decent chance’ of 30-second...

Cool Drone Streams Video Live To YouTubeUbergizmo (blog)livestream-drone It is not every day that one gets to play with a drone, and most of the time, drones can be used to capture footage from a nice, vantage point of view which cannot really be done traditionally. This opens up new horizons when it comes … …read more From:: YouTube News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Georgetown hosting contest to design new courtSportingNews.comIn the age of flamboyant court designs, the Hoyas are lagging behind. That’s all about to change. Georgetown is opening up next season’s court design to fan submissions. If you’re thinking about entering, you’d better make sure you appeal to coach John …and more …read more From:: NCAA Basketball News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

NBA Draft 2015: Winners and losers as declaration deadline passesCBSSports.comBut what Mike Krzyzewski accomplished this past season is actually pretty rare — at least relative to the amount of times elite teams are led by stars who could’ve theoretically and reasonably left for the NBA Draft but instead returned to college for …and more …read more From:: NBA News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Warriors Fan Sean At Starbucks SF Says Cavs Warriors Final – Video A very knowledgeable fan of the Golden State Warriors works at the Starbucks at Two Embarcadero Center. Sean was pontificating on the NBA Playoffs and was kind enough to be in my vlog. Sean predicts a Cavs v Warriors NBA Finals and because of what he calls the physicality of the Cleveland team. We shall see. via IFTTThttp://ift.tt/1IgjcAr Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Out & About: PSO celebrates 90th with retro flourishThe ForecasterLyric Music Theater wraps up its season of four musicals this weekend with a fine community production of “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum,” one of the funniest Broadway shows ever written. Portland Community Chorus wraps up its 2014 … …read more From:: Movie Awards Season News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Konami delists itself from New York Stock ExchangePolygonKonami today revealed that it voluntarily delisted itself from the New York Stock exchange, effective April 24. The news comes hours after the company confirmed that it had killed off Silent Hills, the latest in the survival horror franchise. The game …and more …read more From:: New York City News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Chrissy Teigen Gets Bill Belichick’s Eye At WHCD – Video Chrissy Teigen Gets Bill Belichick’s Eye At WHCD And now we know why there is the “chick” in Belichick’s name! John Legend may call out SpyGate but Russell Wilson was there and checking her out too! via IFTTThttp://ift.tt/1Du55jX Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Since when were music festivals al fresco fashion shows?The GuardianIn an ideal world, by which I mean my world, festival fashion consists of a plastic rubbish bag fashioned into a poncho; wellies covered in E coli; absolutely no clothes because you lost your tent on the Friday night and your clothes shortly after that …and more …read more From:: Fashion News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Sony Launching 4K Android TV At VACTwiceVAC was also recognized by DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group, an industry promotional group for A/V hardware and software, as Hardware Retailer of the Year at a 2015 International CES ceremony in recognition of its role as a “common launch point for …and more …read more From:: International CES News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

The Cleveland Cavaliers are in very big troubleUSA TODAYThe Cavaliers swept the Celtics on Sunday for the first Cleveland playoff series victory in five years. Game 4 was a good win for the the Cavs, in the sense that any win is good. But once you set the score aside, there are few positives to take from …NBA Playoffs 2015: How Kevin Love’s injury affects the Cleveland Cavs’ title …AL.com Cleveland Cavaliers sweep Boston Celtics in costly Game 4, 101-93, without …cleveland.comCan Cleveland Cavaliers...

Cinco de Mayo dining, drinking specialsChicago TribuneCinco de Mayo is next week, and while the fiesta often includes imbibing, several restaurants are offering both food and drink specials to commemorate the annual May 5 celebration. Here’s a selection. Commonwealth Tavern (2000 W. Roscoe St., …Cinco de Mayo Dining and Drinking Guide 2015Dining Chicago (blog) all 61 news articles …read more From:: Chicago Restaurant News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Man Busted With 18 Pounds of Pot, Crack at LaGuardia Airport: PoliceNBC New YorkA leaky suitcase led to the arrest of a New York man who is accused of attempting to board a flight at Laguardia Airport with several pounds of marijuana and a few ounces of crack cocaine in his baggage. Airport screeners contacted Port Authority …Man busted at LaGuardia Airport with 18 pounds of pot, crackNew York’s PIX11 / WPIX-TV all 17 news articles …read more From:: New York City News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

‘Good Humor’Back StageCasting “Good Humor,” written by Jared Rappaport, directed by Rob Spera, and starring Chris Messina and Abigail Spencer. Synopsis: “Good Humor,” an edgy and unconventional comedy, is the love story of Kenny Parker and Lolita Nowicki, each struggling … …read more From:: Casting Call News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...