The former Los Angeles schools official at the center of scrutiny over the district's $1.3-billion iPad program said Thursday that he acted properly in his dealings with Pearson, the company that provided the curriculum on the devic...
While there is certainly a great deal of history between Comic-Con and the city of San Diego, it's not exactly hard to see the problems in the relationship - and I can say that having been to the last five San Diego Comic-Cons. While...Show More Summary
NEW YORK (AP) — A friend of Philip Seymour Hoffman who was arrested after the actor's overdose death pleaded guilty on Thursday to a low-level drug charge in a deal that spared him jail time.
Streaming video service Netflix has never been shy about spending money to acquire fresh TV content, but its latest licensing deal might be one of the company’s most expensive to date. The company has picked up exclusive rights to hit NBC TV series The Blacklist, a crime drama staring James Spader as former government agent Raymond […]
BREAKING: #lcfc is delighted to announce the signing of Esteban Cambiasso! #CambiassoLCFC pic.twitter.com/B0E1EoirN9 — Leicester City (@OfficialFOXES) August 28, 2014 Newly promoted Leicester City have pulled off a nice transfer coup, by landing Inter Milan legend Esteban Cambiasso on a 1-year deal. The 34 year old Argentine was released by the Nerazurri at the end […]
[Content Note: Illness.]Shakesville will be on hiatus for the next couple of weeks, starting this evening.I am dealing with a new and somewhat serious health complication, which requires some medical tests I've got to get done promptly...Show More Summary
Former GM Pat Gillick will assume his duties on an interim basis. The Phillies president, David Montgomery is taking a medical leave of absence as he continues to deal with his recovery from surgery to remove cancer from his jaw in May. Show More Summary
One of the easiest ways to give your bathroom a face lift is to replace your shower curtain. The shower curtain is often the first thing that you notice when you walk into the bathroom and its color and texture can set the tone for the rest of the space. Show More Summary
The Suzuki King Quad 750AXi was born for adventure. Boosting a tough construction, a set of rugged tires and a potent engine, the ATV can deal effortless with anything you ask of it. At the heart of the motorcycle sits a 722 cc, liquid-cooled, DOHC, 4-valve, fuel-injected engine which delivers a generous low-to-mid range torque. Show More Summary
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As you probably know by now, the Nick Cannon-Mariah Carey separation is a "done deal," according to sources close to the couple. There have been reports of both Nick and Mariah claiming they'll never reconcile and we now know the couple...Show More Summary
FreedomPop, the purveyor of free high-speed internet, is back with something different – the lowest cost 4G LTE mobile phone plan we’ve ever seen. Today they’re offering huge savings on a certified pre-owned Samsung Victory LTE smartphone, bundled with a free trial of one of their premium plans, all for just $80. We should point out that…
On the heels of signing a two-year first-look deal at Paramount Pictures in May, Johnny Knoxville has inked a similar pact on the TV side. Under a two-year first-look deal at ABC Studios, Knoxville will develop projects through his Hello Junior! banner. Show More Summary
You'll find all of today's game deals after the jump, including Nikoli's Pencil Puzzle for $7.32, Brain Age: Concentration Training (plus 30 Club Nintendo coins) for $17.99, and DS Batman: The Brave and the Bold: The Video Game for $9.11. Plus, the latest pre-order bonuses and offers - thanks for reading! Read the rest of the story...
The man tipped to take over Samsung as chairman was the only Samsung executive invited to attend Jobs’ 2011 memorial service. 46-year-old Lee Jae Yong is the son of current Samsung chairman Lee Kun-hee, who suffered a major heart attack … Read more ›
Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.A)’s Chairman, Warren Buffett surprised the Street today by saying that Tim Hortons Inc. (USA) (NYSE:THI) is more important to Canada than Burger King Worldwide Inc (NYSE:BKW) is to the U.S. The announcement came on the back of the uproar that happened earlier this week, after Burger King Worldwide Inc (NYSE:BKW) announced […]
Nick Crocker has spent a great deal of time trying to find the best means of living life and living it well. Here are the top 30 things he believes are crucial to keep in mind at all times. 1. Remember you will die. Maybe even today....Show More Summary
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By John-Erik Koslosky: Investors celebrated Burger King's (NYSE:BKW) planned acquisition of Tim Hortons (NYSE:THI), as share prices of both stocks rose better than 20% on news of the impending $11.4 billion deal was first disclosed Monday. Show More Summary
175,000 people participated in “Twitch Plays Pokémon,” a collaborative playthrough of the popular children’s game that crowdsourced directions from Twitch viewers. On Monday, Amazon announced that it had finalized a deal to acquire Twitch.tv, a live streaming video service geared towards the broadcast of video game gameplay. Show More Summary