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NBA D-League: Iowa awaits playoff foe after stumbling to finish Indianapolis Star Iowa's Paul Harris, who had five points in the Energy's Saturday loss, defends Los Angeles' Mardy Collins. / Justin Hayworth/The Register The Los Angeles D-Fenders broke the Iowa Energy's record of excellence for an NBA Development League season. and more »
New York Daily News Thomas Kinkade dead: His legacy appraised New York Daily News AP SAN FRANCISCO — To fans and the countless collectors who helped build painter Thomas Kinkade's commercial art empire, his idealized vision of the world usually served as a simple, soothing addition to the living room wall: a soft depiction of a ... Thomas Kinkade, popular artist
The Associated Press Franklin Institute has brainy idea Cherry Hill Courier Post JOANN LOVIGLIO | AP PHILADELPHIA — The Franklin Institute is well-known for having a big heart. In a couple of years, it'll be recognized for its brain, too. The museum on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway has broken ground on a large expansion that will ... Philly science museum expansion will add big brain Boston
WISC Madison Kadner: Ready for another debate on national health care SouthtownStar It appears that the US Supreme Court is on the verge of striking down the Affordable Care Act (also known as Obamacare). What people seem to forget, especially Republicans, is that President Obama was elected in part on a promise to pass a national
New York Times Nokia's free color 710 covers are amazing every day, during April at least Engadget By James Trew posted Apr 7th 2012 4:37PM Nokia no doubt won over a few undecided minds last month when it ran a promotion gifting new members to the Lumia 710 owners club with a colorful cover of their choice. We assume it was successful, because it's ... Nokia Lumia 900 Goes on Sale April 8, Buyers
TIME Political Pictures of the Week, March 31-April 6 TIME TIME's photo editors bring you the best pictures of the past week from the Beltway and beyond. An election worker puts up a clock above voting booths in Saukville, Wisconsin, April 3, 2012. Kuwait's Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah Khalid Al-Hamad
CBS News Flying-car maker Terrafugia hoping it takes off San Francisco Chronicle A group of Massachusetts Institute of Technology-trained engineers is trying to go where no corporation has gone before: building a profitable business selling flying cars. The Terrafugia Transition seats two and can take off and land from more than
R & D Magazine Flawed diamonds are perfect ingredients for quantum computing, just add time ... Engadget By Sharif Sakr posted Apr 7th 2012 6:08AM Ready to suspend your brain cells in a superposition of disbelief? Good, because the latest news published in Nature is that diamonds are a quantum computer's best friend -- particularly if they're flawed. PCs in the Sky with Diamonds
Dwayne Johnson (nee: The Rock) should win a Golden Globe for playing sidekick to those awesome 90s-era work out pants in Michael Bay’s upcoming flick, “Pain and Gain.” Still, I wouldn’t make fun of him because he does have a reputation of putting boots to asses. Dlisted Tagged: dwayne johnson, Michael Bay, movie, Pain and Gain, the rock
Fox News Mississippi poised to tighten abortion regulations, could close last clinic Fox News Mississippi GOP Gov. Phil Bryant is poised to sign legislation that would tighten abortion regulations and could close the state's only abortion clinic. The state legislature bill sent Thursday to Bryant requires doctors working in abortion clinics to ... Mississippi Bill Would Close Sole Abortion Clinic
Contactmusic.com Nicole Kidman - Nicole Kidman To Star In Grace Kelly Biopic Contactmusic.com Nicole Kidman, the Aussie Oscar winner, is set to star in the movie 'Grace of Monaco' about the actress turned Princess. The independent film will chronicle the principality's 1962 clash with France over tax issues as well as the effects that the life
USA TODAY Google+ Numbers Show Social Network is Growing PCWorld (blog) By Christina DesMarais, PCWorld Apr 7, 2012 5:53 AM Google chief Larry PageGoogle+, the smaller rival to Facebook, shows signs of gaining traction by exceeding 100 million users, but when those users log on to the social networking service they are
The Guardian HTC One X review Telegraph.co.uk By Matt Warman, Consumer Technology Editor HTC's flagship new phone is big and beautiful – but at £35 a month or more on a two-year contract, it's aiming to compete with top of the range handsets from Samsung and Apple and it needs to impress. HTC wants One to be its Nexus-like premium line CNET HTC's Phones Losing Their Luster Wall Street ...
Bloomberg Google CEO Larry Page discusses his year, vision for future Q13 FOX By Jessica Guynn But on Thursday he published a 3459-word “update” after his first year back as chief executive of Google. In it, he underscored Google's commitment to making big long-term bets and to its social networkGoogle+, but he did not make any ... Google+, not exactly a 'ghost town
CBS News Celtics Slow Down the Pacers and Steady Themselves New York Times The Boston Celtics faced a fast-rising team on the road — a potential first-round playoff opponent, to boot — but they held their ground and added to their lead in the Atlantic Division. Paul Pierce scored 24 points and the Celtics beat the Indiana ... Ray Allen Empowered to Be More Aggressive Off Bench for Celt...
Eli Lilly Announces FDA Approval of Amyvid For Alzheimer's Assessment Daily Disruption Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) and Avid Radiopharmaceuticals, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Lilly, today announced the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of Amyvid™, a radioactive diagnostic agent indicated for brain imaging of ... Lilly says FDA approves brain imaging agent CNBC.com US...
CBS News Heidi Klum officially files for divorce TheCelebrityCafe.com Nearly three months after announcing their split to the public, Heidi Klum formally filed for divorce from husband of seven years, Seal. People.com reported that Klum was spotted filing the divorce petition on Friday afternoon in Los Angeles Superior ... 2. Heidi Klum files for divorce from Seal in LA - omg
Trinniberg rolls in Bay Shore ESPN Added to the list of Triple Crown nominees at the late entry stage last month, Shivananda Racing's Trinniberg might have just run himself into Kentucky Derby consideration after dominating Saturday's Grade 3, $250000 Bay Shore in front-running fashion ... and more »
“Mike Stoor of the European Organisation for Nuclear Research (CERN) near Geneva, weighs a gnome in the Control Room of the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) on April 5, 2012. A German precision scale maker sends the gnome to different scientific institutions to demonstrate that, due to gravity and the Earth not being a perfect sphere, its weight differs around the world
Detroit Mayor Bing released from hospital, where he was being treated for ... Washington Post DETROIT — Detroit Mayor Dave Bing has been released from the hospital, where he was being treated for blood clots in his lungs. Bing's office says he left Henry Ford Hospital on Saturday. The 68-year-old was readmitted Wednesday to the hospital, ... and more »
ChicagoNow Cubs Game Day: Johnson gives Cubs lead Chicago Tribune Matt Garza took the mound against Washington Saturday as the Cubs looked to even the series and give Dale Sveum his first win managing in Chicago. The gametime temperature of 60 degrees is much improved over Thursday's cold, blustery conditions, ... Cubs Game Day: Garza faces Nats WGNtv
CBC.ca Report: Chinese teenager sells kidney to buy iPhone, iPad Los Angeles Times By David Colker It sounds like the stuff of urban legends, but the official Chinese Xinhua News Agency is reporting that five people have been arrested for alleged involvement in the removal and selling of a teenager's kidney for transplant
Globe and Mail Employment Increase in US Trails Most-Pessimistic Forecasts BusinessWeek By Timothy R. Homan on April 07, 2012 Hiring by American employers trailed the most pessimistic forecasts in March, casting doubt on the strength of the expansion now in its third year. The 120000 increase in payrolls reported by the Labor Department ... Job growth slows in March. Is it payback
ESPN Arkansas coach Petrino on leave after crash, admits 'inappropriate relationship' CNN The University of Arkansas has puts its head football coach, Bobby Petrino, on paid administrative leave after news that the passenger on the motorcycle he crashed this week was a 25-year-old female member of his staff. Petrino, 51, said Thursday that
The Sun Kim Kardashian flaunts love bite from Kanye? Hindustan Times Kim Kardashian has been recently spotted leaving her rumoured boyfriend's apartment. After spending the night at rapper Kanye West's home, the reality TV star was seen with a suspicious mark on her neck, reports Daily Mail. It is speculated that the
gunsandposes: A question about David Warner’s butler/bodyguard character in Titanic (1997): At what point should you just give up the chase and get off the boat? Your rich boss Cal is a douchebag. Jack and Rose seem like nice kids who fell in love. And, oh yeah, you’re standing nipple-deep in an ice-cold pool of doom. Perhaps it’s time to declare “I’m outta here&rdquo...
The Age Matthew Newton jailed in Miami Herald Sun EXCLUSIVE: DISGRACED actor Matthew Newton has been locked up in a Miami jail after he allegedly resisted arrest. A mugshot of battered and somber looking Newton has been posted online on a US website. The Herald Sun can reveal Newton ... Newton arrested in US Ninemsn Matt Newton dramatically arrested in Miami NEWS.com.au Matthew Newton arrested in
Detroit Tigers 10, Boston 0: Miguel Cabrera, Prince Fielder each smack two HRs ... Detroit Free Press Tigers first baseman Prince Fielder rounds third after hitting his first home run as a Tiger today at Comerica Park. / KIRTHMON F. DOZIER/DFP Today we saw just how dangerous the Tigers offense can be. Miguel Cabrera and Prince Fielder each had two home
Hindustan Times Jennifer Lopez Rings in Casper Smart's Birthday With an Intimate Dinner Party ... E! Online ScarJo's Political Chic! Plus, Emily Blunt, Dakota Fanning and more. Rate all the highs and lows! Jennifer Lopez Rings in Casper Smart's Birthday With an Intimate Dinner Party...and Gives Him a Truck! In case you haven't noticed, Jennifer Lopez has ... Jennifer Lopez Has History Of Flaunting
Drake (aka Wheelchair Jimmy from Degrassi: The Next Generation) released two videos, one of which features Drizzy recreating his Bar Mitzvah…just in time for Passover! Huzzah! Sadly, this also marks Drake being a far more recognizable Jewish rapper than the Beastie Boys. Tagged: Drake, hip-hop, Jewish Rappers, lil wayne, Passover, r&b, Young Money
USA TODAY Blackhawks beat Red Wings; both will open on road USA TODAY By Kevin Allen, USA TODAY DETROIT – The Detroit Red Wings lost a 3-2 shootout to the Chicago Blackhawks on Patrick Kane's goal Saturday but picked up the one point they needed to earn the No. 5 playoff seed in the Western Conference. Blackhawks win
CBC.ca Samardzija out to make hard work pay off ESPN (blog) By Doug Padilla | ESPNChicago.com CHICAGO -- From the day he was drafted, it took Jeff Samardzija nearly seven years to find his way into a solid role in the Chicago Cubs starting rotation. He knows the chance can be taken away much quicker. Nationals Vs. Cubs: Bryan LaHair Available To Play SB Nation Chicago LaHair close
USA TODAY Britney Spears' fiance to share conservatorship over her USA TODAY By Maria Puente, USA TODAY Singer Britney Spears' father, Jamie Spears, who holds conservatorship over his daughter and her fortune, has asked a court to add future son-in-law Jason Trawick as a co-conservator, People reports. Britney Spears' fiancé Jason Trawick applies to share legal control over
Minnesota Public Radio More Asian carp in Iowa Great Lakes Omaha World-Herald By Andrew J. Nelson Those who wish to donate to the fish barrier fund can send checks to the Okoboji Protective Association. The fund has no formal name, but please indicate the check is for the electronic barrier. Fundraising for an electronic barrier ... Oh, carp
If you’re feeling nostalgic, wanna see a trainwreck, or you might be a 15 year old girl, then seeing this kid belt out songs from every Blink-182 album in under a minute may be a good way to start your day. Or you might feel ashamed that you find yourself singing along with some of these jams. Tagged: Blink-182, comedy, music, video Submitted by: Unknown Via: Absolutepunk
Belfast Telegraph Shannen Doherty Calls Married Life 'Phenomenal' People Magazine By Rennie Dyball Shannen Doherty's new reality show Shannen Says chronicles one of the most stressful and anxiety-ridden times in a couple's life – the wedding-planning process. But now, nearly six months after marrying photographer Kurt Iswarienko, ... Shannen Doherty Talks Misconceptions, Mistakes & Linds...
Cleveland News - Fox 8 Man Survives After Nail Shot Into His Heart Cleveland News - Fox 8 CAMDEN, NJ — A builder from New Jersey was trying to clear a jam in a nail-gun when he accidentally shot himself in the heart. According to WPVI-TV, Dennis Hennis was helping repair a neighbor's roof when the accident happened. Nail gun survivors talks exclusively with Action News 6abc
Columbus Dispatch Central Ohio drives Ohio's population growth Columbus Dispatch Former Ohio Republican Party Chairman Robert T. Bennett today said he will seek a full two-year term as the next leader of the party. The Dispatch public affairs team talks politics and tackles state and federal government issues in the Buckeye Forum ... and more »