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Friday Photos: London’s Wheels

3 hours agoEngland / London : Londonist

From Marty Mcfly's four wheels to Del Boy's three.

5 things to do: Happy Halloween

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Morning 10: Big banks prepare | Parish mergers | Ebola protections

Big banks in the U.S. and Europe are setting aside billions of dollars in anticipation of a deal settling allegations that they manipulated foreign-exchange rates. The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of... To view the full story, click the title link.

Cosmetic Surgery Or Botox?

Cosmetic surgery or botox is a common procedure among people worldwide. From celebrities to ordinary civilians, everyone is getting something done, and reaping the benefits of their decision to do so. If you want to get some cosmetic surgery done, then you will need some tips to aid you. Like the ones from the following […]

Crash dummies fatten up to reflect obese Americans

Alt Text: Dummies Research suggests that morbidly obese drivers are 56 per cent more likely to die in a car crash One-Minute Read Friday, October 31, 2014 - 11:21am Crash-test dummies are piling on the pounds to reflect the growing number...Show More Summary

Free-For-All Friday – Halloween 2014!

Feel free to use this post to make comments and ask questions about local topics not discussed here over the past week.

DeKalb Ethics Chairman Ernst Steps Over The Line?

Can the Chair of an Ethics Board cross a line into unethical behavior while pursuing his own brand of “ethics?”  DeKalb County is about to show us how that’s possible. Bob Lundsten, Chief of Staff to former DeKalb County Commissioner...Show More Summary

Favorite dishes from Bourbon Steak, Les Clos, Nojo and more

This week I made back-to-back visits to Bourbon Steak and Pub in Santa Clara and Bourbon Steak in the St. Francis Hotel in San Francisco. I was checking out the similarities and differences for an upcoming review. Spoiler alert: They are very similar, although the looks are totally different. However, when one is in a […]

Northbound 5 lanes reopen after crane accident in south O.C.

All northbound lanes of the 5 Freeway opened at 3:50 a.m. Friday in San Clemente after being blocked by a toppled crane  since Thursday afternoon, the CHP reported.

Ron Moten demands satisfaction from David Catania

This mayoral race has had a little bit of everything, but not — until Thursday — a Ronald Moten music video. And let’s be honest: Whatever you think of the activist, promoter, organizer, former Republican candidate, erstwhile nonprofit chieftain, Muriel Bowser supporter and occasional defendant, this campaign season has been poorer for it. Puppets can […]

Israel v Palestine: is this the start of the Third Intifada?

Alt Text: Columnist Venetia Rainey ‘Chickenshit’ Netanyahu… Sweden’s ‘IKEA politics’… Global insults fly as violence erupts in Jerusalem Column Venetia Rainey Friday, October 31, 2014 - 11:01am Sweden’s landmark decision announced yesterday...Show More Summary

Two people missing in firework factory fire – video

Credits: Jack Hope/twitter Alt Text: Firework factory fire Police have arrested a man in connection with the blaze as the search for the missing people continues One-Minute Read Friday, October 31, 2014 - 11:00am Two people are missing...Show More Summary

Watch: Wonderfully terrified reactions to zombie prank on Shanghai Metro

4 hours agoChina / Shanghai : Shanghaiist

Watch as Shanghai Metro passengers clear the fuck out of the train compartment as if they might never live to see the next day during this zombie prank by the Monkey Kingz. It's almost like some foreign guy passed out or something. [ more › ]

Gallery: 8th China International Pole-dancing Competition

4 hours agoChina / Shanghai : Shanghaiist

                 The 8th China International Pole-dancing Competition was hosted in Beijing on Wednesday, welcoming contestants from Russia, Canada, Australia, Malaysia, South Korea, Japan and Hong Kong. [ more › ]

Ghost Fleet Of Mallows Bay

A little Halloween Tale without the macabre horror. There’s a small bay on the Maryland side of the Potomac River, 30 miles south of Washington, D.C., that is an eerie final resting place for hundreds of ships. More than 230 were scuttled here, and most of them were never put into service. Show More Summary

Cloud computing round-table: learn from the experts

Credits: Sean Gallup/Getty Alt Text: Cloud computing Keep on top of the latest developments in cloud computing with a round-table seminar hosted by Cloud Pro Preview Friday, October 31, 2014 - 9:44am The Week's sister publication Cloud...Show More Summary

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