by Alex Pareene Speaking of cops: Two illuminating stories of officer-involved citizen interactions came across my Twitter feed within a few hours of each other. They occurred at opposite ends of the country, only one ended in an arrest, and neither ended in any serious injury or death, but they both illustrate what happens when […]
Greg Adaline has been named morning anchor at WVUE in New Orleans. He comes from WLNS in Lansing, Mich. Alex Kirchner joins WREX in Rockford, Ill., as chief meteorologist. He previously worked at WXOW in La Crosse, Wis. Audrey Savage has been named vice president of sales at Telemundo San Antonio. Show More Summary
Alex Sarkissian, owner of eastern Mediterranean restaurant Momed in Beverly Hills, has opened a second location, this one in the Atwater Crossing development in Atwater Village. The indoor-outdoor restaurant that occupies more than 7,000 square feet of space in an industrial building on La...
Alex MacGillis, at TNR, has a couple suggestions for the Senator from Mississippi: … It is hard to overstate the significance and historical ironies of black Mississippians crossing party lines to rescue a senior member of the state’s Republican establishment. Show More Summary
Alex Nowrasteh Over the last few weeks, the media has been abuzz with stories of unaccompanied minors coming across the border and being apprehended by Customs and Border Protections (CBP). Many of the facts on the ground are fuzzy because we do not have a complete picture of all of the relevant data. Show More Summary
by Alex Balk Political analyst John Maginnis, whose The Last Hayride and Cross to Bear are not only two of the greatest books written about Louisiana politics, but are also pretty high on the list of greatest books about Southern politics, and merit appearances on the list of greatest books about American politics in general, has died. Show More Summary
You may already know the tale of a child connecting with their mother via Animal Crossing - it's an older story, one we brought to you back in 2007. Now that story has been retold by artist Alex Cherry, and it's just as inspiring. Happy Mother's Day...
Alex Heimbach points Harry Potter superfans to Hogwarts is Here: The website works as a sort of cross between a MOOC (massive open online course) and an RPG (a role-playing game, like Dungeons & Dragons). You start by creating an account and choosing a house. (No sorting hat here, unfortunately.) I went with Ravenclaw, which seemed fitting for […]
by Alex Balk "What would happen if 1,500 pedestrians walked across the famous crossing in front of Tokyo’s Shibuya Station while using their smartphones? Only 36 percent would make it to the other side because many would bump into each other or fall, according to a computer simulation by NTT Docomo Inc. Show More Summary
The Florida federal grand jury investigating Biogenesis, the clinic that allegedly supplied performance-enhancing substances to Alex Rodriguez and other Major League Baseball players, has issued a subpoena for drug-testing records and other documents from MLB, sources familiar with the case have told the Daily News.
If Alex Salmond gets his way, this country will be rendered asunder. Once you cross the Tweed, you’ll be in a foreign land. The fact that Salmond is so keen… Continue reading The post Without Scotland, the UK would be poorer both culturally and spiritually appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
Alex Aldana (left) joined a border crossing as part of a protest against youth deportations. Last November, the Guardian profiled Alex Aldana, a queer immigration activist who was born in Mexico but came to Pomona, California with his...Show More Summary
Arriving on DVD and VOD May 6 from Phase 4 Films is The Evil Within (formerly Mine Games), starring Sorority Row and Burning Bright‘s Briana Evigan, Friday the 13th‘s Julianna Guill, Alex Meraz and Joseph Cross. Directed by Richard Gray, “The Evil Within follows a... Read More
Don't cross "Jeopardy" master Alex Trebek. After enduring "Conan" host Conan O'Brien's late-night ribbing on Monday night, when O'Brien and his team made Trebek appear to ask inane and vaguely inappropriate questions on his nightly game show while laughing at contestants, Trebek stopped by "Conan" to give us revenge. "You seem to be having a […]
The men’s snowboard cross event at the Sochi Winter Olympics was finally able to get underway, after being postponed due to fog and American Alex Deibold capitalized winning the bronze medal for the US. On Monday, the fog was so thick that organizers of the biathlon and snowboard cross events were forced to move the... Show More Summary
Trevor Jacob did not have a very good semifinal in today's snowboard cross competition. First, he busted his ankle. Then he suffered a dickpunch from American teammate Alex Deibold. And finally, he missed out on qualifying for the final by hundredths of a second. Read more...
During his dying days in Paris, Frédéric Chopin requested that his heart be returned to his homeland, Poland. Alex Ross tells the story of how the relic came to rest at the Holy Cross Church in Warsaw: The woman who set the saga in motion was Ludwika J?drzejewicz, Chopin’s eldest sister, who heard and recorded […]
Alex Cross and The Fast And The Furious director Rob Cohen is set to helm Umedia‘s action heist thriller Risk. A summer production start is eyed. The film follows a brilliant thief who’s sprung early from prison to execute a nearly impossible art heist. Show More Summary
by Alex Balk "The building, located across the road from Central Park, is often the subject of portraits. Photos illustrating the effect of the cracked glass started popping up on Twitter and Instagram soon after the accident, and despite...Show More Summary
It was supposed to be five. Then there was a revelation. Alex Rodriguez. Alex Rodriguez opinions. Alex Rodriguez news. Reminder that Alex Rodriguez was Mike Trout before he was Noah Cross. Analysis of Alex Rodriguez's legal case. Analysis of Alex Rodriguez's arbitration hearing. Show More Summary