Would a proposed bullet train warm up Dallas-Houston relations?Chron.comIf a proposed bullet train to Dallas ever becomes a reality, as the Houston Business Journal reported could happen by 2021, how would it affect Houston and Dallas relations? Would the cities learn to love each other and embrace their perceived differences? …read more Source: Dallas News From Google Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Would a proposed bullet train warm up Dallas-Houston relations?Chron.comLet’s also work on a bullet train to New Orleans, so we could plop down in a seat or cabin on a Friday afternoon, nap away the trip, and wake up on Bourbon or Royal Street holding a tourist drink just past dusk, hours removed from the work week in Houston. …read more Source: Houston News From Google Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Two Apple acquisitions aim to help improve book, radio recommendationsMacworldApple’s been on a bit of an acquisition kick over the last couple years, and it seems to be continuing apace. This week, the company has confirmed the acquisition of two separate firms, both of which may help improve the company’s algorithms for … and more …read more Source: MacWorld News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Las Vegas SunMetro Police said the suspect they arrested in Friday’s robbery at the Bellagio scored up to $45,000 in cash and proceeded to celebrate with a wild night on the town. The suspect, who is being referred to as John Doe until authorities can confirm his …Las Vegas casino robber busted after spending stolen cash on prostitutes, posh …New...

Oakland Raiders: Keith McGill not impressing like TJ Carrie?Just Blog Baby (blog)While fellow 2014 NFL Draft pick TJ Carrie has been impressing during Oakland Raiders practices at 2014 Training Camp in Napa, fourth round selection Keith McGill’s first camp with the Raiders is starting off slower than expected as a player many have …Oakland Raiders TJ Carrie shining, draws Chris Harris comparison fromNFL Spin ZoneOakland Raiders Chimdi Chekwa and TJ Carrie Stepping up in Cornerback …Sports Media 101Raiders rookie...

Pizza Vinoteca Will Let You Control Your Server With an iPadWashington City Paper (blog)For example, the 30-plus Chili’s in the Washington suburbs have tablets from a company called Ziosk on every table that allow diners to order appetizers, desserts, kid’s menu items, and drink refills with the touch of a screen. You can also pay with a … …read more Source: Washington News From Washington DC Paper Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

MSSU women’s soccer announces Division I transferKOAM-TVJoplin, Mo. — Missouri Southern soccer coach Alese Woolard has announced the signing of Cassidy Schoolfield, who transfers to Southern from Division I Mississippi Valley State. Schoolfield, a 5-4 defender and native of Bixby, Okla., transfers to … …read more Source: Women Soccer News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

ESPN (blog)PHILADELPHIA — One of the common assumptions about the Philadelphia Eagles offense is that it needs someone to draw the attention wide receiver DeSean Jackson received last year. Head coach Chip Kelly blew a hole through that line of reasoning …DeSean Jackson: Washington Redskins fans are more supportive than …Bleeding Green NationDeSean...

E! OnlineFirst of all, we would love to be friends with any of these fabulous #RichKids, but there’s something about Jonny Drubel that makes him top our list. Maybe it’s his hilarious and witty comments, or maybe it’s his unstoppable dance moves. Either way, we … …read more Source: Beverly Hills News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

The Star-LedgerDALLAS, T.X. –– A Texas man was arrested Monday and accused of mailing hundreds of white powder hoax letters over nearly six years to addresses around the world, including northern New Jersey-area hotels days before this year’s Super Bowl, federal …Texas Man Charged With White Powder Super Bowl HoaxNBCNews.comFBI, Postal Service say...

Chicago restaurant installs Bitcoin ATMChicago Business JournalThe Chicago Tribune reported that Cassava restaurant in Lake View set up its machine over the weekend, and it can handle both dollar-to-Bitcoin or Bitcoin-to-dollar conversions. It’s not the first Bitcoin ATM that’s appeared in Chicago, the report said … and more …read more Source: Chicago Restaurant News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Las Vegas SunA Metro Police officer lifts crime scene tape over a K9 SUV in a neighborhood near Tropicana Avenue and Sandhill Road after an officer-involved shooting Tuesday, July 29, 2014. The shooting was related to a home invasion, according to Metro Police.Police: Man dead after carjacking, home invasionsMiamiHerald.comFatal Shooting On East SideCBS Local1...

Actress America Ferrera visits migrant children in McAllenmySanAntonio.comMCALLEN,TX-July 28,2014- Actress America Ferrera plays with a Central American boy during the Hispanic Heritage Foundation humanitarian project at Sacred Heart in McAllen Monday July 27,2014. Photo by Delcia Lopez/McAllen Monitor. MCALLEN … and more …read more Source: Actress News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Express.co.ukFilm director JJ Abrams and actor Mark Hamill – who played Luke Skywalker in the original trilogy – are among the cast and crew on the set of the latest production, Star Wars: Episode VII. It is believed shooting on the Unesco World Heritage Site – a … …read more Source: Star Wars News From Google Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Telegraph.co.ukThe first two are listed on the London Stock Exchange. “The ban will prohibit anyone in the EU from investing in debt, equity and similar financial instruments with a maturity higher than 90 days, issued by state-owned Russian financial institutions … and more …read more Source: London News From Google Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Stranded whale watch boat was in restricted areaBoston GlobeA three-hour whale watching tour out of Boston turned into an 18-hour overnight stay for more than 150 passengers when their boat became disabled after snagging a cable for a liquid natural gas offloading facility about 15 miles off the Massachusetts … and more …read more Source: Boston News Feed From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

5000 volunteers still needed for Super Bowl XLIXazcentral.com25 and Super Bowl XLIX on Feb. 1. Both games are at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, although much of the frenzy in the week ahead will be based in downtown Phoenix, with other events likely spread to Scottsdale and other parts of the Valley. …read more Source: NFL – Super Bowl Game News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Boston.com“This is the time of year when we often begin to find mosquitoes infected with West Nile Virus in Boston,” said Dr. Anita Barry, director the Infectious Disease Bureau at the Public Health Commission, in a prepared statement. “Periods of hot weather …Mosquitoes with West Nile Virus found in BostonBoston GlobeWest Nile-infected mosquitoes found...

Boston HeraldSt. Louis Cardinals’ Kolten Wong (16) steals second on a throw from Chicago Cubs catcher Welington Castillo to second baseman Arismendy Alcantara, left, during the eighth inning of a baseball game Friday, July 25, 2014, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles …Cubs Trade Rumors: Latest on Chicago’s Pursuit of David Price and MoreBleacher Report all...

USA TODAYSEATTLE — Seattle officials are looking for new ways to push for drone regulation to be enforced by the Federal Aviation Administration after a small drone buzzed the Space Needle last week. Seattle City councilmember Bruce Harrell said privacy is the …Seattle to push for FAA drone regulationKING5.comAn Amazon Employee Flew a Drone a Bit Too Close...

The Best Restaurant in New York Is: The Central Park BoathouseGawkerRich: Central Park’s Loeb Boathouse is the kind of a place an old person would go to for a celebration demarking another milestone. In the process, that only reiterates the oldness. Caity: It reminded me of the kind of place where two of the Real … …read more Source: New York Restaurant News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

ESPNBALTIMORE — Maryland authorities said Tuesday they will charge a man with disorderly conduct in a cemetery for allegedly urinating on the grave of former Baltimore Ravens owner Art Modell. The man, who so far has been identified only as a Cleveland …Cleveland Browns fan to be charged for urinating on Art Modell’s grave in …WJLABrowns...

Bleacher ReportThe Miami Hurricanes added a huge piece to their 2015 recruiting class when Bradenton, Florida, (IMG Academy) 3-star offensive tackle Tyree St. Louis committed to the Hurricanes Tuesday afternoon. St. Louis selected Miami over offers from Florida, …Tyree St. Louis chooses MiamiTampabay.com (blog)Canes land two Tuesday commitmentsInsideCarolina.com...

Confirmed: White Castle Is Coming to the Las Vegas StripEater NationalThe first White Castle restaurant on the West Coast is confirmed for Las Vegas and as Eater Vegas first revealed back in May, the Casino Royale resort is the lucky landlord. The northern corner of the officially named Best Western Plus Casino Royale is … …read more Source: Las Vegas Strip News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Confirmed: White Castle Is Coming to the Las Vegas StripEater NationalThe first White Castle restaurant on the West Coast is confirmed for Las Vegas and as Eater Vegas first revealed back in May, the Casino Royale resort is the lucky landlord. The northern corner of the officially named Best Western Plus Casino Royale is … …read more Source: Las Vegas Restaurant News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Crave OnlineSan Diego Comic-Con 2014 is barely a memory, and already the wise investors are looking to turn a quick profit. Not on leaked trailers, stolen props or perhaps a solid explanation why Wonder Woman looks like Xena Warrior Princess. No, these wise folks …Photos Of The Best Cosplay From San Diego Comic-Con 2014Business Insider6 Puzzling Absences...

Washington City Paper (blog)The city’s gun laws will remain the same for at least another 90 days, until Oct. 22, a federal judge ruled today. That federal judge, Frederick Scullin, ruled over the weekend that the District’s total ban on carrying a handgun in public was …Federal Court Strikes Down ‘Nation’s Last Explicit’ Gun...

ForbesThis Martian map shows Opportunity’s path from landing in 2004 through its most recent drive. (Credit: mage Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/MSSS/NMMNHS). NASA’s Opportunity rover has been on Mars for over 10 years now, but it’s still going strong. And now it’s …Opportunity Mars Rover Breaks Off-World Driving RecordNBCNews.comMars rover...

azcentral.comAbraham was arrested two years ago in Atlanta while playing for the Falcons on two counts of misdemeanor obstruction for failing to leave an area that had been taped off by police. According to documents related to his arrest last month, Abraham’s …Ex-Falcons John Abraham arrested for DUI in JuneAtlanta Journal Constitution (blog)Arizona...

Fox NewsGAZA CITY, Gaza Strip – Israel stepped up its military campaign against Hamas on Tuesday, striking symbols of the militant group’s control in Gaza and firing tank shells that shut down the area’s only power plant in the heaviest bombardment in the …Israel Broadens Targets in Gaza Barrage; Power Is OutNew York TimesHamas rejects Palestinian...

NewsOK.comMonday on “Running Wild with Bear Grylls,” Zac Efron took some time out from braving the elements to discuss what led up to his 2013 stint in rehab, according to Yahoo TV. Photo – Photo via Yahoo TV Photo via Yahoo TV. He talked about how the paparazzi …‘Bachelorette’ Closes Lower; ‘Running Wild’ Solid in...

The Daily StarA masked Libyan gunman stands on a street in the eastern city of Benghazi, early on July 29, 2014, as violence has hit the city, cradle of the 2011 revolution, where weekend fighting between the army and Islamists killed 28 people, mostly soldiers. Militiamen …Gunfire prevents firefighters from battling blaze in TripoliCTV NewsIslamist forces...

Long Island Business NewsJPMorgan Chase will pay $650,000 to settle charges by federal regulators that it filed inaccurate reports on the trading positions of some of its large customers. The Commodity Futures Trading Commission announced the settlement Tuesday. The CFTC said … and more …read more Source: Business News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

9NEWS.comDENVER- Hundreds of people have signed up to tell the Environmental Protection Agency what they think of proposed rules to cut pollution from power plants during public hearings in Denver. Opponents and supporters will also stage rallies and news …EPA hearing on climate plan will draw big crowd in Denverkdvr.comClean-air rules assailed as too much,...

Dime Q&A: Jamal Crawford On The Seattle Pro-Am, Donald Sterling, And MoreDime MagazineDime stopped by the Seattle Pro-Am this weekend and sat down with the NBA’s reigning Sixth Man of the Year, Jamal Crawford. A Seattle native, Crawford has been the face of the Pacific Northwest’s premier summer league event, which features NBA stars … and more …read more Source: NBA Trades News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Discounted Oakland Raider tickets benefit Ruiz 4 KidsVisalia Times-DeltaRuiz 4 Kids, a non-profit organization formed in conjunction with Ruiz Foods, has once again been named a beneficiary of the Oakland Raiders NFL football team. This special partnership allows fans to buy NFL tickets and support Ruiz 4 Kids at the same … …read more Source: Oakland Raiders News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

WEMUConstruction has begun on the site of a Family Dollar store on the Water Street re-development area. Work has begun at the site of the Water Street Family Dollar store. Credit Bob Eccles. An official groundbreaking will he held after the August 5th primary …Carl Icahn’s Family Dollar Payday Not Bad For Six Weeks Of WorkFINalternativesFamily Dollar...

MiamiHerald.comSwastikas were spray-painted on the front pillars of a Northeast Miami-Dade synagogue Monday morning, leaving the surrounding community on edge — especially after two cars in Miami Beach were defaced over the weekend. “We have been violated,” said …Synagogue Vandalized In NE Miami-DadeCBS LocalSynagogue in northeast Miami-Dade County...

Marketing expert Hyatt offers social media adviceThe TennesseanFRANKLIN – New York Times bestselling author and Franklin resident Michael Hyatt urged anyone grappling with the ever-changing social media world to start with a “wow,” such as amazing customer service or a cause. From there, they can tell their story … …read more Source: Social Media News Feed By Google Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

9NEWS.comDENVER BUSINESS JOURNAL – For a third straight month, Denver-area home-resale prices set a new all-time high in May, with average prices up 8.2 percent from a year earlier. That’s according to the latest monthlyS&P/Case-Shiller Home Prices Index from …Daily Digest: Denver metro home prices hit a record high, plus 9 more storiesThe...

Washington PostRICHMOND, Va. — Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell’s marriage was broken and his wife developed a crush on a businessman who lavished her with expensive gifts and attention, an attorney for the first lady said Tuesday during the couple’s corruption …Former Virginia governor’s marriage in spotlight at corruption trialChicago...

Da Windy CityAfter an impressive workout with Team USA in their first day of training camp on Monday, Chicago Bulls’ point guard Derrick Rose expressed that his confidence level is high and that he feels like his old self. LIVE Feed Derrick Rose. Chicago Bulls’ Derrick …Derrick Rose won’t recover from injury in 1 daySB NationDerrick Rose...

ESPNESPN legal analyst Lester Munson discusses the NCAA’s agreement to settle a class-action head-injury lawsuit. Tags: NCF, NCAA Other Sports, espnW · NCAA Sets Precedent With Lawsuit Settlement …NCAA settles concussion lawsuit by creating $70 million fundChristian Science MonitorNCAA concussion settlement is a victory for athlete healthKansas City...

HipHopDXEverybody [in Hip Hop] wants to turn up now, even in R&B. Who stole the soul? The soul is gone. Twenty-five years ago it was called soul. Thirty years ago it was called soul. Then they turned it into rhythm and blues, R&B. What is it now? Is R&B gone … …read more Source: Hip Hop Music And Culture News From Google News Share...

5 years ago today, Seattle baked like it never had beforeKOMO News (blog)July 29, 2009 remains the hottest day ever recorded in modern Seattle history, be it Sea-Tac Airport or the Downtown Federal Building, with a reading of 103 degrees. Some spots, like Boeing Field and the NOAA station at Sand Point, were even hotter, … …read more Source: Seattle News From Google Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

New York TimesJesse Ventura, the wrestler-turned-politician-turned TV host, claimed that he was defamed in a best-selling book. Credit Elizabeth Flores/The Star Tribune, via Associated Press. the main story. the main story. Continue …Ventura wins $1.84 million in defamation suitMinneapolis Star TribuneChris Kyle trial: Jesse Ventura wins $1.8 million in...

Boston GlobeThe most exciting addition this season for Boston was an alternate leprechaun logo. Tyler Zeller, Marcus Thornton, and Evan Turner are walking through that door and none of them represent fireworks. They might not even be glow sticks to light the path …Boston Celtics rumors 2014: Co-owner Wyc Grousbeck thinks team can build …MassLive.comBoston’s...

Oakland LocalBits and pieces of all these things can be found at Uptown Oakland’s Lost & Found, the newest installment to the East Bay’s flourishing beer-garden scene. Although it’s not the first of its … Between bars, studios and restaurants are run-down … …read more Source: Oakland Restaurant News From Google News...

WBAL BaltimoreThe United States is planning to add more sanctions of its own this week, White House Deputy National Security Adviser Tony Blinken announced Monday without elaborating. Those sanctions could come as soon as Tuesday, White House press secretary … and more …read more Source: President Barack Obama White House News From Google News...

FBI agents break up Gwinnett car burglaries; Dunwoody PD assistsAtlanta Journal ConstitutionDunwoody police officers are assisting authorities from Gwinnett County and the FBI as they search for suspects who fled from police near Ashford Dunwoody Road and I-285. Doug Rohan (@RohanLawPC) sent the AJC photos of the scene via Twitter on July … and more …read more Source: Atlanta News By Google Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

MiamiHerald.comMiami Dolphins tight end Harold Hoskins (89) tries to make a catch as linebacker Jordan Tripp defends during Miami Dolphins practice at Training Camp on Tuesday, July 29, 2014. Al Diaz / STAFF PHOTO. Miami Dolphins quarterbacks Matt Moore (8), Ryan …Miami Dolphins are hoping for more punch and points under new offensive …Fox NewsEarly...

TheBlaze.comWhile Baptist leaders, among others, are praising Saperstein’s selection, some critics are skeptical, citing his opposition to the Supreme Court’s Hobby Lobby ruling and “liberal” viewpoints, as evidence that he might not be the best fit for the job …Baptists join others praising nominee for religious freedom ambassadorAssociated...