As Russia turns inward, the country has sought national alternatives to goods and services that are generally Western-dominated. Moving ahead, Russia faces the dangers of breaking this dependence too quickly.
About 100,000 Prince George’s County residents were advised Tuesday night to boil water before using it, after a break in a water main in the Hyattsville area. The Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission advised the residents of areas...Show More Summary
Breaking Bad broke big in more ways than one after it collected Best Drama and several other Emmys last week. A day after the now-ended AMC show gathered all that Emmy iron, it also jumped to No. 2 among the most-pirated Emmy nominees, according to a…
"We want you to come to Notre Dame so much we sent you 129 letters. We also sent all these other people 129 letters." For some reason, college football teams think it is a good idea to recruit players by sending them voluminous amounts of mail. Show More Summary
Post by Ericka Sóuter. It's been months since he enraged women worldwide on The Bachelor, but Juan Pablo Galavis is still breaking hearts. Actually, just one. That would be his so-called winner Nikki Ferrell. The couple is now starring on VH1's Couples Therapy and from the look of this explosive clip, things are not going well for the pair. Show More Summary
Made In America 2014 Philly (via Stephanie Pratt) It would have been ironic if Kings of Leon didn't get to headline Made in America fest in Philly over Labor Day weekend. They cancelled a bunch of dates leading up the...
Labor Day has passed, and for millions of young Americans, another school year has begun. For many, after a summer break, it's time once again to "hit the books." However, that's not necessarily the case with most American adults. According to a 2002 presentation by Jerrold R. Show More Summary
After breaking the news at last month’s VidCon, YouTube is finally rolling out their new Fan Fund program. It’s in beta at the moment and only open to a select few but I have a feeling it’s going to take off like crazy by the end of the year. With Fan Fund, YouTube fans can […]
Stricken casino Revel wasn't just a place to lose your savings; it was a multibillion dollar bet to redefine a dying city. Even in its final moments, Revel couldn't catch a break: Atlantic City, New Jersey's ill-fated, multibillion dollar development project was evacuated at 1 a.m. Show More Summary
Apple said that its iCloud systems have not been breached Tuesday and that thieves stole celebrity photos from Apple accounts by targeting individuals, rather than by breaking into the company's infrastructure. "After more than 40 hours of investigation, we have discovered that certain celebrity accounts were compromised by a very targeted attack on user names, passwords […]
Billy Corgan said that it’s likely he will formally break up Smashing Pumpkins following the release of their new albums in 2015 and then lashed out at fans.
It seemed like Thad Matta and the Ohio State basketball coaching staff could do no wrong when it came to the recruiting trail for the class of 2015, but they received their first bit of bad news recently. Mickey Mitchell, a versatile...Show More Summary
UPDATE, 12 noon: More Broadway b.o. news after first paragraph: Broadway's summer season ended with a fast break out of the starting gate as previews of It's Only A Play, starring Nathan Lane and Matthew Broderick, began at the Shuberts' Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre. Show More Summary
I’ve asked Sun editor Trif Alatzas why the paper won’t tell readers how much it paid Kevin Forrest for his short video. | Update: I’m told by someone else that the Sun paid $50 for the video. Fight breaks out in Horseshoe Casino food court (baltimoresun.com) Here’s Kevin Forrest’s longer fight video on … Read More
It seems that ISIS is trying to bait the United States into war. Washington Post: A new video attributed to the Islamic State terrorist organization purports to show the beheading of U.S. journalist Steven Sotloff, marking the second...Show More Summary
Originally Published in the ECOreport Though Germany is still breaking renewable records, it no longer leads the world in solar installations. China has been making significant strides, but ongoing trade disputes with the EU and US could disrupt the international situation. Show More Summary
Week 2 of La Liga has come and gone, with an international break already upon us to halt the flow of domestic action over in Spain. Nevertheless, it has been an eye-opening fortnight of games for several reasons, not least of which are...Show More Summary
How do you kill a zombie? If you were to break it down, shot-by-shot, what would it look like? Dylan
The platform from its inception made quite the buzz in the world of social media networking. Pinterest’s popularity in 2012 exploded as the fastest site in history to break through the 10 million unique visitor mark. In the same year, the company became the third largest social network in the United States behind Twitter and Facebook.
If you were here on vacation or simply made it out to the beach, it was a perfect long weekend for time on the sand and in the surf. Conditions were small, but fun with a solid waist high wave on the main bars breaking across all tides at choice spots. Show More Summary