The sixth edition of San Francisco's love-it-or-hate-it-or-just-think-tickets-are-too-expensive annual music festival returns to Golden Gate Park for its biggest edition yet on August 9-11th, 2013. [ more › ]
Online antiques marketplace 1stdibs just landed a $42 million investment from Index Ventures, Spark Capital, and Benchmark. It's the 11-year-old company's second round of outside financing, after a $60 million round last November led by Benchmark. Show More Summary
The long winter of DLC for PlayStation 3 Skyrim players is finally at an end, with Bethesda announcing the latest pack will land outside of Xbox next year...
Gunmen have murdered one of the surviving leaders of a peasant movement whose land dispute with a powerful politician prompted the end of Fernando Lugo's presidency earlier this year. After he stepped outside his home to feed his farm animals, Vidal Vega, 48, was hit four times by bullets from...
Israel is going ahead with plans to build settlements on land that is disputed outside of Jerusalem. This in the wake of the UN giving greater status to the Palestinians. And against the objections of the United States. The timing may have as much to do with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s reelection bid as [...]
Mark from Kuwait complains about an empty plot of land behind his home is being turned into a garbage dump. Written by Amira Al Hussaini · comments (0) Share: Donate · facebook · twitter · reddit · StumbleUpon · delicious · Instapap...
How the iTunes App Store approval process works is still a complete mystery to those on the outside. Seemingly innocuous apps get rejected all the time, while a game like Word of the Rings with an icon that pays tribute to the infamous Goatse image have no problem passing muster. More »
San Francisco is getting a brand-new festival this year and it seems that rather than start small and slowly build over the course of a few years, the guys [...] Related posts: Outside Lands Music, Food, and Art Festival – August 10-12 San Francisco Theophilus London Locals Only Festival – Festival of music, food and art (Toronto)
We're happy to present this article from our partner site Yahoo! Shine: Looking at the photograph of Valeria Lukyanova, left, you might wonder if this Ukrainian internet star really exists outside of the strange land of YouTube, where "living doll" beauty has become a trend. Show More Summary
To understand why milk costs more in Greek shops than anywhere else in the European Union, Stathis Aravanis's farm is a good place to start.Tall elm trees screen the 4 hectares (10 acres) of land that Aravanis farms outside the small town of Orchomenos in central Greece, not far from the ancient city of Thebes. Show More Summary
Notre Dame is heading to Los Angeles in pursuit of a perfect season and national title berth this weekend. The hype is now following the Irish with College GameDay landing outside the Coliseum on Saturday. This is a spotlight this team hasn ’t had in decades, and how they will respond is still up for debate. Show More Summary
Amid an ongoing barrage of Hamas rocket attacks into Israel — one of which landed just outside of Jerusalem today, the first time the city has been targeted — and Israeli airstrikes into Gaza, Israel now appears to be preparing for its first ground invasion of Gaza in four years. ... More »
Air raid sirens have sounded in Jerusalem, signaling a possible rocket attack aimed at Israel’s capital. Channel 10 reports that three rockets landed outside Jerusalem. Israeli media say the rocket fell north of Jerusalem, but authorities have not confirmed the reports. In Gaza, Hamas militants said they had attacked Jerusalem. If verified, it would be [...]
Air raid sirens have sounded in Jerusalem, signaling a possible rocket attack aimed at Israel's capital.Channel 10 reports that two rockets landed outside Jerusalem.The Israel Defence Force confirmed that a rocket was fired from Gaza...Show More Summary
The organizers of Outside Lands, Another Planet Entertainment, have just renegotiated their contract with Rec & Parks and raised the attendance cap for the 2013 festival from 65,000 to 75,000. [ more › ]
GTIS Partners has acquired 563 acres of vacant land outside of Phoenix, Ariz., the latest sign that real estate investment funds view undeveloped land as a way to profit from a housing rebound.
From the Jerusalem Post: If the rocket that crashed into the bus stop outside Daniel Ohayon’s kiosk in Netivot around 7:30 Monday morning had landed only an hour later, a busload of kids could have lost their lives, Ohayon told The Jerusalem Post. Keep reading this post...
Downtown Los Angeles, it's happening again. Twihards will be descending upon your great land today for a very important cause: to hopefully catch a glimpse of their favorite vampires. [ more › ]
Tame Impala at Outside Lands 2012 (more by Amoreena Lucero) today in NYC fun. @ Irving Plaza Big Terrific @ Cameo Loren Stillman @ Barbes Tom Swafford @ The Stone Ricky Gervais @ Town Hall...
Elisa, Queen Regnant of Joya d'Arena, has defeated the invading armies of Invierne. However, she finds ruling her new nation difficult. An outsider from another land, her commands are not respected and she faces challenges from both the nobility and the masses, whose taxes must pay for the rebuilding of the country. Show More Summary