Hong Kong demonstrators rejected demands immediately to end rallies that have paralysed the city’s downtown, their numbers swelling for a third night before a national holiday Wednesday expected to put their campaign for free elections into overdrive. Protest leaders are confident of...
An ordinance in Springfield, Illinois, prohibits panhandling in the historic downtown shopping district. The ordinance is specific in that panhandling is an oral request for money right now -- not an immediate request for money via a sign or an oral request for money at a later date. Don Norton......
TMZ is reporting that Olympic gold medalist Michael Phelps was arrested for DUI while driving in Maryland late last night. Phelps was reportedly doing 84 in a 45 mph zone when he was stopped by officers who immediately realized the record...Show More Summary
"In return for giving me sanctuary, I shall save this thing that is precious to you." Otters are smart. Otters are cute. But did you know that they're apparently really solid little dudes? Starsky the otter is 9 years old, and he has lived in England's Cornish Seal Sanctuary since 2009 with his brother Hutch (awesome). Show More Summary
Leung Chun-ying says Beijing will not accede to demonstrators' demands for democratic reforms. Meanwhile, activists have vowed a new phase of civil disobedience on Wednesday.
By Gonzalo Carrasco: Last week, I wrote a piece describing two red flags to look for on BlackBerry's (NASDAQ:BBRY) earnings report for F2Q15. BlackBerry's most immediate challenge, the one that could define its survival on the medium term, is to replace declining Service Access Fee (or SAF) revenue with value added offerings through BES. Show More Summary
By Prudent Research: I generally don't pay much attention to stocks that trade for less than $10. However, when I read about the financing package that Plug Power was going to make available to new and existing clients, it immediately captured my attention. Show More Summary
Jon Stewart really went after the "motherfckers" in Congress" Monday night for not rushing back to D.C. immediately to debate the ISIS threat they're so worried about.
Duo-Pisces today is pleased to announce the release and immediate availability of BMI Explorer Pro 1.0, their new health and fitness app for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch devices. BMI Explorer Pro is designed to be a broader, more complete tool than the original BMI Explorer, which was released earlier in 2014.
If you're anything like me, every time you finish a burger, your immediate thought is, "man, you know what'd be great for dessert? A giant plastic dick. That'd be awesome!" Well, you're in luck, fellow hypothetical meat-loving sexhound: a Danish burger place is about to add sex toys to the menu. Read more...
Remember back when Twitter was turned into a place you never dreamt of thanks to Amanda Bynes? From calling out Jay Z for his 'ugly face,' to declaring (and then immediately retracting) her retirement from acting, Amanda has left her mark on the world wide web with just 140 characters. [ Related: Amanda Bynes Moves Out Of Her Parent's LA Home! ] Now [...]
Team would eventually return, but only after a new stadium is secured. The immediate future of troubled Chivas USA appears to be all but sealed. According to a new ESPN report, an investment group is close to buying the club for around $100 million and will go on hiatus for at least two years as one of the terms. Show More Summary
Da'Rick Rogers was arrested early this morning for driving under the influence in downtown Indianapolis, Fox 59 reports today. Fellow Colts cornerback Loucheiz Purifoy was his passenger. Here's what the police report said, according to Fox 59. Read more...
What I’ve seen of public events, demonstrations, and protests of the latest U.S. war — just like the larger and more immediately effective public resistance 12 months ago — has been aimed, remarkably enough, at ending the war and opposing the policies of those engaging in it, and first among them the U.S. President. What [...]
(September 29, 2014) The Iranian Judiciary should immediately release the Iranian physicist and prisoner of conscience, Omid Kokabee, the International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran said today.
By ValueWalk: By Aman Jain Black markets for Apple's (NASDAQ:AAPL) iPhone 6 in China were thriving immediately after the official launch, but they seem to be cooling down now. The black market value of the phone is coming down due to...Show More Summary
(Steven Hayward) A lively discussion thread has broken out in response to Paul’s post immediately below about Donna Brazille’s call for scrapping the Constitution to save the country from conservatives. I’ll let that discussion play out there, but introduce here a new angle by way of following on my post invoking G.K. Show More Summary
Post by Jill Baughman. Some of the best aspects of working on the Internet? Remaining relatively faceless and being able to correct one's mistakes immediately. When you work on live TV, sadly -- yet hilariously for the rest of us -- this is so not the case. Show More Summary
Well, that didn't take long. One day after Derek Jeter's retirement, Alex Rodriguez immediately became the focal point of the Yankees' future.
When Ashley Gabrielle Huff was pulled over by a police officer in Gainesville, Ga., on July 2 for a tag light violation, the officer immediately became suspicious of her appearance and demeanor. After finding a spoon in her car with residue on it (and supposedly field-testing it), the officer was...