Six crewmembers suffered severe burns Friday following an explosion onboard a Philippines cargo ship as it was moored at Bredco Port in Bacolod City, Philippines. The post Hot Work Explosion Injures Six appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.
Pinterest on Friday published its first transparency report, with the promise to release a new edition every six months. The company revealed it only received seven warrants and five subpoenas for a total of 13 user accounts in the second half of 2013 (July through December). Pinterest says all 12 of its law enforcement requests... Read More
This is the so-called Cantino Map, a chart stolen by an agent of an Italian Duke from the Portuguese Crown in 1502. It provides an interesting follow-up to our discussion of the first map of the continent of Africa from Friday. Read More ?
If you've been waiting since 2007 to see Veronica Mars continued, this Friday — which sees the long-awaited release of the Veronica Mars movie — must feel like a lifetime away. Fortunately, the creative team behind the film has taken pity on all of us by releasing the first eight minutes of the movie for public consumption. Show More Summary
Yahoo Chief Executive Marissa Mayer’s big media push is getting under way. On Monday, Katie Couric announced her official debut with Yahoo, slated for Friday with an interview with former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg. Couric is just one of a handful of high-profile journalists in a talent grab Mayer made recently — a... Read More
After putting together a solid, albeit under-the-radar, recruiting class for 2014, Texas Tech coach Kliff Kingsbury reeled in his first prize recruit since arriving in Lubbock a little over a year ago. On Friday, the Red Raiders gotShow More Summary
Blake Shelton sold out both the Hollywood Bowl and Madison Square Garden last Friday when tickets went on sale. The post Blake Shelton Sells Out Hollywood Bowl & Madison Square Garden appeared first on Rickey - Entertainment News, Videos, Recaps, Results, Spoilers.
Last Friday I saw a piece of really great work courtesy of The Rainforest Alliance. At first it made me laugh. Then it got my wheels turning for a couple reasons: 1. It takes a highly tongue-in-cheek jab at the very real tendency for brands to have unrealistic community engagement expectations and/or unfocused calls-to-action. Show More Summary
I missed a few items when I announced the 2014 version of Estee Lauder Bronze Goddess on Friday: there are also several tanning and self-tanning items, and I think for the first time (do comment if I'm wrong) a Whipped Body Creme...
Remember the original Friday The 13th and how (SPOILER ALERT) it was actually Jason’s mother that was behind everything? We didn’t get our famed masked killer until Friday The 13th Part 2, the machete-wielding bastard that we’ve all come to know and love! But that... Read More
The weather, warming up slightly this week, urged a substantial amount of Chicago makers, gallery goers and visual arts lovers, to the Flat Iron Arts Building last night. I, finally wearing something that wasn't reminiscent of a Christmas Story trekked...
Victoria Azarenka, the No. 4 ranked player in the world, lost in straight sets on Friday night in her first match in over a month after suffering an injury to her left foot. Azarenka fell 6-0, 7-6 to Lauren Davis in the second round of the BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells, looking rather uncomfortable... Show More Summary
Russia signaled for the first time on Friday that it was prepared to annex the Crimea region of Ukraine, significantly intensifying its confrontation with the West over the political crisis in Ukraine and threatening to undermine a system of respect for national boundaries that has helped keep the peace in Europe and elsewhere for decades. Show More Summary
Harvard University clinched the Ivy League title Friday night. The championship proved especially sweet for the Crimson as they defeated rival Yale 70-58 to win its league's regular season crown. Crimson basketball has witnessed a renaissance under former Duke guard Tommy Amaker as head coach. Show More Summary
Stephen Colbert stopped by "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" for the second time on Friday — the first time being during the premiere episode when he dumped $100 in pennies on the host's desk — and it was a much more civil discussion. Show More Summary
She may have been there to promote her hit FX series, but Jimmy Fallon made Keri Russell open up about "Felicity" on "The Tonight Show" on Friday (March 7). The "Americans" star first divulged how bad she was at her Russian dialogueShow More Summary
Jason Bateman puts his arms around adorable co-star Rohan Chand while attending the premiere of his latest film Bad Words during the 2014 SXSW Music, Film + Interactive Festival held at Topfer Theatre at ZACH on Friday (March 7) in Austin, Texas. The two guys were joined by co-star Kathryn Hahn and screenwriter Andrew Dodge. [...]
By Chris Ciovacco: If there is one economic report that captures the interest of Wall Street, it is the monthly employment situation report released on the first Friday of every month at 8:30 a.m. EST. The early reaction in the futures market was favorable, but that must carry into Friday's close to be meaningful. Show More Summary
It was a night to forget for the Indiana Pacers as they were handed their worst loss of the season in a 112-86 defeat at the hands of the Houston Rockets on Friday. With the loss, the Pacers are now in the midst of their first three-game...Show More Summary
Yankees fifth starter candidate Michael Pineda struck out four and gave up one hit over two shutout innings in his first spring training start, New York's 3-2 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Friday night.