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Morning Box Score: Bulls Routed By Portland, Gibson Injured

Insult to injury was the name of the game Friday for the Chicago Bulls. [ more › ]

Man Stabbed To Death In Washington Heights

A 40-year-old man was stabbed to death in Washington Heights last night, according to police. [ more › ]

Dog In Sleeping Bag Thrown From Moving Car In Queens

A dog wrapped in a sleeping bag was thrown from a moving car in Queens this week. According to BluePearl Veterinary Partners, which is treating the approximately 6-month-old Rottweiler, was spotted near Cypress Avenue and Vermont Place around 10:30 p.m. Show More Summary

Paralyzed Marine walks to receive his Bronze Star using robotic system

Aided by robotic leg braces, a Marine paralyzed from the chest down by a sniper in Afghanistan walked across a parade ground Friday at Camp Pendleton to receive a Bronze Star for bravery.

Today's Weather: Fell On Black Days

The good news is that the weekend weather warm-up you've all been waiting for has indeed arrived. The bad news? Rain. All weekend long. [ more › ]

New U.S. – Mexico aviation bilateral

And that may very well not be a good thing for Charlotte travelers going to Mexico City. Here’s why: The current aviation treaty between the U.S. and Mexico restricts the number of airlines per nation that can fly between a particular route to two (to Mexico City) or three (to tourist destinations in Mexico) with […]

Weekend Newsstand: November 22, 2014

6 hours agoCanada / Toronto : Torontoist

The weather's not bad! Get out there and enjoy a crisp fall-winter day today, but not until after you read the news: A man acquitted of murder is suing the Peel police, Peel city councils need more diversity, and the Pan Am Games mascot has cost Toronto a lot of money. Show More Summary

Great British Art: Thomas Gainsborough Double Feature – The Harvest Wagon

The Harvest Wagon is the name for two paintings done by English artist Thomas Gainsborough. The first was done around 1767 and is today owned by the Barber Institute of Fine Arts, in Birmingham, England. The later painting was done around 1784 and is part of the collection of the Art Gallery of Ontario. Show More Summary

At a far-flung gig, Bill Cosby turns the tables on public outrage

Bill Cosby made his first stop of an endangered U.S. comeback tour Friday and, for at least a short time inside a central Florida theater, turned back the clock on a firestorm.

This Godzilla game trailer tugs at your kaiju-lovin' heart

And here I was thinking I wouldn't have to cart my PS3 out of the closet anymore. Now Japan's gone and teased a pretty nifty looking Godzilla game, one that's a far cry from the official tie-in app for Hollywood's recent Godzilla remake. Unlike...Show More Summary

Building Mini-Kilns in Agbogbloshie

From Qamp: Plastics constitute a significant portion of the Agbogbloshie waste stream, moving through stages of collection, sorting (by type and colour), cleaning, shredding and even in some cases molding into pellets. (See Plastics blog post). Show More Summary

The Fable, Holborn

For cocktails as fabulous as the tales that inspired them, The Fable is one of the best bars around This post is from The London Word and should not be republished elsewhere without prior permission. Please check out our site for more great stories and features. The Fable, Holborn

Home of the Week

This custom-built contemporary, with Balinese-inspired wood-accented interiors, sits along the sand in a gated Laguna Beach community. Three levels of living space take in whitewater and sunset views.

Hank Azaria's character-filled house is up for sale

Hank Azaria, a longtime voice on "The Simpsons," has listed a house in the Beverly Crest area at $3.5 million.

It’s time to lift your ABC game

In the next few weeks, ABC supremo Mark Scott is going to receive an unwelcome and long overdue letter from Communications Minister Malcolm Turnbull which…

Immigration overhaul could boost Latino enrollment in Obamacare

President Obama's new immigration overhaul could increase Latino enrollment under his signature health law by reducing the threat of deportation and making more Californians comfortable signing up for coverage they already qualify to get.

5 things to do: ICE Holiday Spectacular

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Ninety-eight years later, LAPD takes time to remember one of its own

Walter R. Kreps, a Los Angeles police officer, was killed in the line of duty. He was on Avenue 20, racing to respond to a call, when a police car trying to pass a slower automobile collided with his motorcycle.

Building Robots – and Confidence

From UNICEF:Among the children of Mountain View, near Kingston, Jamaica, Marvin Hall is something of a hero. Hall, a former math teacher, holds a workshop called ‘Lego Yuh Mind’, in which young people playfully explore ideas in science, technology, engineering, art and mathematics. Show More Summary

Bill Cosby's attorney blasts media for 'vilification' of comedian

The attorney for comedian Bill Cosby is blasting the news media for rushing to publicize what he called "unsubstantiated, fantastical stories" from several women who have come forward in the past few weeks to accuse Cosby of sexual assault.

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