SFGate (blog)Chris L’Hommedieu, a well-known and beloved San Francisco chef, died on Wednesday after a battle with cancer. His wife, Kendra Stanley, confirmed his death. He was 44 years old. Born and raised on the East Coast, where he also met his wife, … and more …read more Source: San Francisco News By Google Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

TV Ratings: Big ‘Extant’ drop continues as ‘Talent’ leads NBC on WednesdayHitFixAmong adults 18-49, NBC averaged a 1.9 rating for Wednesday night, easily beating CBS’ 1.4 rating in the key demographic. FOX was third for the night with a 1.1 key demo rating, followed by the 0.8 key demo rating for ABC. The CW averaged a 0.2 key …TV ratings: Fox hits home run in the demo with MLB All-Star GameL.A. BizBlowout in the Broadcast RatingsTelevision Week (blog)Ratings: ‘Extant’ Drifts Down From...

ESPNThe Chicago Bulls’ original copy of Michael Jordan’s $33 million contract — the most valuable single-season contract in NBA history — has hit the auction block. [+] Enlarge Jordan contract. Courtesy Heritage Auctions Michael Jordan’s 1997-98 contract … and more …read more Source: Chicago News From Google News Share...

Radio.com NewsRogers will be honored at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum with his own exhibit, Kenny Rogers: Through the Years, which will open on Aug. 15 and run through next June. In celebration of the exhibit, the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum …Kenny Rogers Interview, Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, August 16Monsters and Critics.com all...

SalonAccording to the Daily Dot, young women are opening up about their periods and taking to YouTube with their stories and advice. Like their ever-popular beauty vlogging counterparts, period vloggers are sharing product reviews, instructional guides and … …read more Source: YouTube News Feed From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Game developer layoffs were up in 2013, according to new surveyGamasutraWhile previous years have seen a downward trend in game developer layoffs, 2013 saw a slight increase, according to Gamasutra’s recently-released Game Developer Salary Survey 2014 [full PDF]. …read more Source: Game Developers News Feed From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Actress from ’24′ ready to show comedic side at Tampa clubTbo.comHaving helped Jack Bauer save the world again on “24: Live Another Day,” Chloe O’Brian, Jack’s quirky, faithful friend and computer whiz, is somewhere awaiting her next adventure. Meanwhile, Mary Lynn Rajskub, the actress who created Chloe on Fox’s … …read more Source: Actress News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

The 10 Most Expensive Areas To Create Your StartupForbesInnovative ideas and creative individuals usually turn up in metropolitan areas. Cities become hotbeds of innovation. The free exchange of ideas across industries or individuals with different backgrounds but common shared interests enables people to … …read more Source: Startups News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Irish TimesIreland yesterday joined other European Union countries in abstaining from the UN Human Rights Council resolution setting up a commission of inquiry into Gaza. The nine EU countries present raised concerns that the draft text was “unbalanced …Ireland show ‘cowardice’ following Gaza inquiry voteIrish Independent all 12 news articles ...

HipHopDX“I love where Hip Hop is,” Common says in an interview with Rap-Up. “There’s future in Hip Hop. I can appreciate the aspects of the quality Hip Hop and the freedom that I get out of artists, whether it’s Ab-Soul or Kendrick Lamar. Their whole team does …Common Thinks TDE Has A Bright Future In Hip-HopXXLMAG.COMRap-Up TV:...

USA TODAYRice will miss games against two AFC North rivals, the Cincinnati Bengals and Pittsburgh Steelers, before he’s eligible to be reinstated Sept. 12. He’ll lose two game checks worth $470,588. He’ll also be fined an additional $58,000, according to ESPN …Ray Rice set to get two-game suspensionSportingNews.comSources: Ray Rice gets...

Official: Air Algerie plane carrying 116 ‘probably crashed’Las Vegas SunLas Vegas Sun. July 24, 2014. Currently: 94° — Complete forecast | Log in | Create an account · Las Vegas Sun · News · Vegas INC – Business · Opinion · Sports · Politics · Entertainment · Las Vegas Weekly · Robin Leach’s Vegas DeLuxe · Betting Lines … and more …read more Source: Las Vegas News By Google Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Las Vegas SunPassenger traffic at McCarran International Airport has climbed up 1.3 percent compared with a year earlier. Data released Thursday show nearly 3.7 million people arrived and departed from the Las Vegas airport in June. The number of passengers flying …Las Vegas customs line set to shorten with new programKLAS-TVMcCarran Airport June Passenger...

Proposition 1 enrages, divides Seattle parks supportersThe Seattle Times (blog)An increasingly fierce debate over Proposition 1, the Aug. 5 ballot measure that would create a Seattle Park District, is pitting parks supporters against one another. This diverse group agrees parks are valuable. They just disagree on exactly how to …Seattle Ballot Measure On Park District Divides Parks AdvocatesKPLU News for Seattle and the Northwest all 3 news articles …read more Source: Seattle News From Google Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

ForbesCash-rich pharma billionaire Cyrus Poonawalla who got wealthy making low-cost vaccines that his Serum Institute of India sells around the world, has put in a $937 million bid for London’s Grosvenor House Hotel. The 494-room property, located in the …Sale of London’s landmark Grosvenor House takes Indian flavourFinancial TimesQataris linked...

Are there enough startups to go around in Raleigh, Durham? Execs: An …Triangle Business Journal (blog)About a year ago, when the Triangle’s biggest entrepreneurship hubs – American Underground and HQ Raleigh – each announced separate expansions, I asked their top execs if there would be enough startups to go around – a legitimate question for an … …read more Source: Startups News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

ABQ RIDE lifts curtain on moving picturesAlbuquerque Business FirstCommuters are used to seeing advertisements on Albuquerque buses, but residents of the International District will soon have something else to look at: themselves. On July 25, ABQ RIDE in partnership with the nonprofit Littleglobe will unveil their Art … …read more Source: Albuquerque NM News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

ESPNDallas Cowboys owner and general manager Jerry Jones doesn’t view 2014 as a win-or-else year for his head coach even as Jason Garrett enters the final year of his contract. “In terms of the record of this team, this is not a make-or-break situation for …Jerry Jones and Jason Garrett highlights from Dallas Cowboys’ training camp …Dallas...

San Francisco ChronicleMTV said Thursday, July 24, 2014 that the singer featured in the summer hits “Fancy” and “Problem” will provide a running commentary on fashion during the annual awards show, scheduled for Aug. 24. The following night, Azalea will channel her inner … and more …read more Source: Fashion News By Google Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

WNCNThe 36-year-old midfielder and former England star is the MLS expansion club’s second high-profile international signing leading to its first season in 2015. The club affiliated with the Premier League’s Manchester City and the New York Yankees of …Frank Lampard says that move to New York City FC in Major League Soccer …Major League...

Den of Geek (US)Marvel fans have a lot to be excited about at this year’s SDCC: Avengers: Age of Ultron, Guardians of the Galaxy, changes to Thor, Captain America, and Iron Man. Plus, a tsunami of reveals, announcements, and brand new trailers that will leave fans … and more …read more Source: SDCC 2014 News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

ForbesI sure hope Steve Ballmer isn’t relying on the information in the Bank of America Bank of America Merrill Lynch sale book on the Los Angeles Clippers for his $2 billion offer for the NBA team. Their book fouls out in my opinion (thank you, ESPN ESPN …Bid book shows Ballmer overpayingESPNSterling Saga Makes For Quick RebuildHoops HabitTestimony...

ESPNThe Atlanta Falcons and veteran wide receiver Roddy White have agreed to terms on a four-year contract extension that runs through the 2018 season, the team announced Thursday. The deal is worth up to $30 million, including $18 million over the next …Roddy White gets four-year contract extension from Atlanta Falconsal.comRoddy White and Atlanta Falcons...

InStyleWe’re excited to announce that Fashion Rocks is back this year—and the musical lineup is as star-studded as ever! What’s more, InStyle is the exclusive partner and will be producing a special magazine for subscribers titled Fashion Rocks as the event …‘Fashion Rocks’ Returning to CBS in Sept.Women’s Wear DailyJennifer...

Motley FoolIn 2013, NVIDIA (NASDAQ: NVDA ) launched the Shield portable gaming console, a gamepad with a screen attached running Android and powered by the company’s Tegra 4 processor. It was a niche device, and while features were added over time that …Nvidia Shield Tablet review: the ultimate gamers‘ tablet?The Week UKNvidia launches powerful...

New York Daily NewsThe Philadelphia mom and daughter hospitalized after a propane tank in the back of their food truck exploded earlier this month have both succumbed to their injuries. Family members revealed that Olga Galdernez, 42, and Jaylin Landaverry, 17, died from …Mother, daughter die after Philly food truck blastMiamiHerald.comMom, Daughter in Feltonville...

South China Morning Post (subscription)Six years to the day before the start of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, its top brass predict the Games will have as significant an impact as those of 1964, which marked Japan’s emergence as an economic power. Having hosted the Games 50 years ago, Tokyo’s …Tokyo 2020 celebrates six years to go with social media...

49ers Place NaVorro Bowman on Active/PUP List49ers.com… List on the same day the San Francisco 49ers reported for training camp. On the same day the San Francisco 49ers reported for training camp, the team placed NaVorro Bowman on the Active/Physically Unable to Perform List. The All-Pro inside … and more …read more Source: SF 49ers News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Washington City Paper (blog)Early last year, Chocolate City Beer released a limited edition barrel-aged imperial stout with marionberries called Mister Mayor. The beer’s tagline? “Beer for Life.” And in 2012, Flying Dog Brewery created created a poster for its UnderDog Atlantic … …read more Source: Washington News From Washington DC...

Washington City Paper (blog)How often, in the past year or two, have you heard Washingtonians wish aloud that they’d bought a house back when they were cheap, around 2008 or 2009—or that they’d had the means to buy one? With the median single-family home in D.C. selling for … …read more Source: Washington News From Washington DC...

United Airlines B-737-800 San Diego Landing The famous landing into San Diego over buildings and near downtown! Here for Comic Con! http://ift.tt/1AbrYuM Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

NESN.comSacco will replace former B’s assistant Geoff Ward, who will coach in Germany next season. The Medford, Mass., native played college hockey at Boston University before enjoying a 13-year NHL career with five different teams. His most recent coaching …Bruins hire Joe Sacco for staffESPN (blog)Bruins Hire Joe Sacco As Assistant CoachCBS LocalJoe...

La Gazzetta di LuccaLa Transbay Transit Center di San Francisco sarà ultimata entro il 2017 e diventerà uno dei più grandi hub di transito della West Coast. Un complesso pesantemente incentrato sulle nozioni green, dall’uso massiccio delle rinnovabili fino al corpo stesso … and more …read more Source: Transbay Transit Center News From...

Media Matters for America (blog)The Wall Street Journal portrayed the D.C. Circuit’s radical decision nullifying tax credits for consumers on the federal exchanges of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) as a check on President Obama’s “penchant for treating laws as unlimited grants of …Did court cripple Obamacare? Dueling rulings mean more legal...

ESPNIf such an award had existed, though, the relentless talk of a possible Matt Kemp trade would have been a decent candidate. The Los Angeles Dodgers have maintained a crowded outfield for some time, and there are always plenty of teams looking for a …Report: Los Angeles Dodgers ‘trying hard’ to trade Matt KempSI.com all 11 news articles ...

Denver weather: Hot morning before possible afternoon stormsThe Denver PostIt’s going to get hot in the Denver-area Thursday before thunderstorms possibly move into the region in the afternoon. Temperatures could spike in the 90s midday before dropping to the lower 60s at night, according to Cari Bowden, a meteorologist with … …read more Source: Denver News From Google Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Sipes country Music ShowTimes-Mail (subscription)BEDFORD — Sipes Entertainment presents a free night of country music, 7 p.m., Aug. 2 in the Sipes Body Shop parking lot. Rain or shine. See local country entertainer Lloyd Wood, up close and personal. Also, you can meet the cast of the TV show Porter … and more …read more Source: Country Music News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Jeremy Kane joins Nashville mayor’s raceThe TennesseanKane, 35, the founder and former CEO of LEAD Public Schools, Nashville’s largest charter school network, made the announcement in a news release, saying he had named Pam Martin, president of Cushion Employer Services and co-chair of Mayor Karl …Mayor’s race gets twist of KaneNashville Post (subscription) (blog) all 2 news articles …read more Source: Nashville News From Google Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Los Angeles TimesMany of the 125,000-plus expected for this year’s Comic-Con International in San Diego will arrive with lists of things they want to get — comics, toys, T-shirts, a seat in Hall H (good luck, brave souls) — but many also will give to charitable … …read more Source: Comic Con News From Google Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

ReutersNEW YORK (Reuters) – The S&P 500 hit a record high for a third straight session on Thursday, lifted by jobs data and earnings, but a weak reading in new home sales kept other key stock indexes little changed. Stocks had opened higher on strong job market …Wall Street edges up at open on earnings, dataBuenos Aires HeraldEarnings, overseas...

USA TODAYNew home sales fell 8.1% in June, losing some momentum after two months of increases. Revised figures for March, April and May also show the industry’s performance was weaker than previously estimated, the Census Bureau reported Thursday. Sales hit …New Home Sales Fall in JuneWall Street JournalMixed Messages: New Home Sales Slide in JuneFox...

Boston GlobeHe told The Boston Globe that it has been painful to see the stores he labored over for years running out of food. The produce, meat, and seafood aisles in some stores are empty. “This company is my passion,” Demoulas said then. “It’s the life’s work …Market Basket Protesters To Hold Final Rally FridayCBS Local‘Biggest...

ReutersPHOENIX (Reuters) – Lawyers for a double-murderer whose lethal injection in Arizona dragged on for two hours called for an outside review of the “horrifically botched execution” and prompted new calls on Thursday for the United States to abandon the death …Midazolam Is Common Thread in 3 Lengthy ExecutionsABC NewsArizona Inmate Dies...

New York TimesA pool of blood outside a school after an Israeli attack in Beit Hanoun on Thursday. Credit Mohammed Saber/European Pressphoto Agency. the main story. the main story. the main story Share This Page.Strike hits shelter in Gaza, UN official saysCNN15 dead as Israeli airstrike hits UN facility in GazaUSA TODAYAt least 15 dead in Israeli shelling of...

CNN(EW.com ) — The last we saw of Captain Jack Sparrow, he was on a beach with ol’ scallywag Gibbs, reflecting on his decision to deny himself the Fountain of Youth. “Who’s to say I won’t live forever [anyway], eh?,” he says. Indeed. Despite some delays—and a …Next Pirates of the Caribbean for 2015Independent OnlinePirates...

First Lady Michelle Obama in Chicago to raise money for DemsChicago Tribune5:00 a.m. CDT, July 24, 2014. The week winds down with two national political figures attending fundraising events in Chicago: this afternoon First Lady Michelle Obama returns to her hometown, and Friday New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie comes to town.First Lady, Christie To Fundraise In ChicagoProgress Illinois all 2 news articles …read more Source: Chicago News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

USA TODAYCAPE CHARLES, Va. — Two people died after tornado touched down Thursday in an Eastern Shore campground, Virginia State Police said. The area around Cherrystone Family Camping & RV Resort, where the twister hit, was under a tornado warning at …Storm kills three, injures five at Virginia campgroundReutersInjuries reported as possible tornado...

UPI.comJessica Biel arrives on the red carpet at the Tiffany Debut of the 2014 Blue Book at the Guggenheim Museum in New York City on April 10, 2014. UPI/Dennis Van Tine. | License Photo. LOS ANGELES, July 24 (UPI) –Jessica Biel will return to television on …Jessica Biel cast on Fox’s ‘New Girl’Philly.com (blog)Jessica Biel to guest-star...

SFGate (blog)Oakland had a laugher over the Astros pretty much wrapped up on Wednesday when Jim Johnson entered the game with a seven-run lead. In what may well have been the beleaguered reliever’s last appearance with the A’s, Johnson didn’t retire a batter and …Game Thread #100: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (4)Athletics NationOakland...

303 MagazineThis Thursday, July 24 is 303 Magazine’s second Poolside Fashion Show celebrating Swim ‘N Sport’s 60-Year Anniversary, taking place at The Breakers Resort. Experience Swim ‘N Sport 2014 summer collection, Denver’s hottest models, poolside fashion … …read more Source: Fashion News By Google Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

UN shelter in Gaza shelled, killing at least 15; cease-fire elusiveLos Angeles TimesWith a cease-fire accord remaining elusive despite intense diplomatic efforts, a U.N. shelter in northern Gaza was shelled on Thursday, causing “multiple deaths and injuries,” according to a spokesman for the U.N. refugee agency. At least 15 people … and more …read more Source: Gaza News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Three If By SpaceThat makes it nice to experience some of the elaborate booths setup by the various networks. We took a few photos while on the floor and will take more as the weekend goes on. Some booths to take note of: Starz Outlander, Legendary, Hunger Games, BBC … and more …read more Source: Starz Networks News From Google Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...