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NCAA Tournament TV Schedule 2014: Vital Coverage Info for Every Sweet 16 Game

The 2014 NCAA Tournament's Sweet 16 contains a great mix of elite teams and big surprises, which promises to lead to a fantastic slate of games on Thursday and Friday. As entertaining as the first few rounds of the tourney were, theShow More Summary

Mo. coach charged in girl's death heads to court

2 months agoNews : The Newsroom

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — A middle-school football coach accused of kidnapping and killing a 10-year-old girl is scheduled to make his first court appearance on Friday, as her southwest Missouri community struggles with a mix of anger and memories of a vivacious, trusting little girl.

Miley Cyrus kicks off 'weird' Bangerz tour to mixed reviews

Pop star starts tour with simulated oral sex on Bill Clinton impersonator First Reaction LAST UPDATED AT 15:53 ON Mon 17 Feb 2014 MILEY CYRUS'S worldwide Bangerz tour kicked off in Canada last Friday in typically raunchy style, but was...Show More Summary

Saved by the extremely odd format

Magnus Carlsen wins first serious event since capturing world titleLeonard BardenThe Guardian, Friday 7 February 2014 09.06 ESTMagnus Carlsen won his first serious event since capturing the title this week, yet Zurich was a mixed performance for the world champion. Show More Summary

Why This Transfer Window Is the Ideal Time for Newcastle to Do Business

Not for the first time, Newcastle United fans are experiencing a familiar mix of anxiety and despondency as the transfer window creeps towards Friday’s deadline. Last summer, after much discourse from newly appointed director of football...Show More Summary

Here's Why Apple Is Putting So Much Emphasis On Selling iPhones In China

Apple's iPhone went on sale for the first time on the China Mobile network last Friday and thus far the reaction appears to be mixed. There have been over one million pre-orders of the iPhone on the network, but in-store sales seemed tepid on Friday, and there are concerns over a coming subsidy war. Show More Summary

Stocks Finish Mixed on Friday

After a New Year’s slump on the first trading day of 2014 Thursday, U.S. stocks closed mixed Friday after Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke said the economy should continue to improve. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 28.64 points or 0.2 percent to 16,469.99. Show More Summary

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Marketers

Happy Friday, everyone! Let’s wind down with some Mixed Links… Over 1,400 people have taken our 2014 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report Survey. Take the survey now and you can be among the first to receive the full Nonprofit Communications Trends Report and know what your nonprofit colleagues will be doing in 2014. Show More Summary

Amazon's First New Streaming Show Has Gotten Mixed Reviews

Last Friday, Amazon started streaming their first original show called 'Alpha House'. The comedy follows four senators who must live in a house together while navigating the murky world of politics. So how did it do? AllThingsD reported that it was Amazon's “number one most-watched show”. Show More Summary

Instagram's First Ad Hits Feeds Amid Mixed Reviews

Instagram's first ad hit feeds on Friday, offering the first official glimpse at what users can expect from advertisers moving forward The ad comes from fashion designer Michael Kors, and features a gold watch on the table next to delicate macarons. Show More Summary

Versace, Versace, Versace: Spring 2014 Collection, Mansion To Become Hotel And Sale Rumors

So much news stirring around Donatella Versace’s very popular label. First things first, she presented her Spring 2014 collection on Friday that mixed the edginess of a cowgirl with the flirtation of a rocker chick.

Kolb shaky in his debut for Bills

After not playing in the preseason opener, Kevin Kolb got back into the Buffalo Bills' quarterback competition on Friday night, starting and playing the entire first half against the Minnesota Vikings. Kolb's results were mixed. He finished...Show More Summary

From scorn to gratitude, mixed reactions to Obama's remarks on Zimmerman verdict

9 months agoNews : Field Notes

Reaction to President Obama's surprise remarks about last weekend's verdict in the George Zimmerman case flooded social media Friday, with people both praising and questioning the president's move. "When Trayvon Martin was first shot, I said that this could have been my son …

Friday Links: A Fight for the Library, and A Mixed Bag of Fireworks

9 months agoArts : Art Fag City

[caption id="attachment_53782" align="aligncenter" width="563" caption="Screen shot of confiscated fireworks, from the TSA's first Instagram post"][/caption] Good news for stemming the tide in New York City: opponents of the New York Public Library's imminent renovation have filed suit against the plan in New York State Supreme Court. Show More Summary

A Beagle, Basset Hound & Boxer Mix Named Walle Wins The 2013 World’s Ugliest Dog Contest

10 months agoOdd : Laughing Squid

photo by Monica Davey for Associated Press via 3 News A Beagle, Basset Hound & Boxer mix named Walle beat out 29 other canines on Friday, June 21, 2013 to win first place in the 25th annual World’s Ugliest Dog Contest at Sonoma-Marin Fairgrounds in Petaluma, California. Walle and his owner Tammie Barbee traveled from [...]

Iranian presidential debate morphs into odd mix of Pictionary and quiz bowl

On Friday, Iran's eight presidential candidates participated in the first of three televised debates ahead of the country's June 14 election, focusing this time around on the economic woes facing Iranians. And fortunately for those of us who don't speak Farsi, Golnaz Esfandiari of Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty live-blogged the whole thing. Show More Summary

Fallon Fox, MMA's First Trans Fighter, Wins First Match

On Friday, the transgender woman won her first professional mixed martial arts match since coming out in March. read more

24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — Friday: Markets Open Low, Close Mixed

U.S. equity markets opened lower this morning after hearing that U.S. GDP growth in the first quarter came in at 2.5%, well below the expected 3.1% (more coverage here). U.S. consumer sentiment also fell, but not by as much as expected (more coverage here). Show More Summary

Nike Releases Jon 'Bones' Jones Signature Shoes and Shirts on Friday

In August 2012, UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones signed a landmark, worldwide deal with Nike—the first of its kind for a mixed martial arts athlete. Now Jones' first Nike apparel is set for release on Friday with a line of shirts...Show More Summary

Wells Fargo Continues Record Run Despite Mortgage Setback

By Trefis: Wells Fargo (WFC) faced a mixed response from investors when it revealed its performance figures for the first quarter of 2013 last Friday. [1] Despite the fact that the country’s fourth largest bank churned out record earnings...Show More Summary

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