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Watch Seattle Cop Pepper Spray Teacher While He Talks on His Cell

17 minutes agoNews : Mediaite

A local teacher has filed suit against the City of Seattle and the Seattle Police Department after a female officer pepper-sprayed him directly in the face after a MLK Day rally.

Chipotle’s Non-Burrito Pizzeria Concept Expands Eastward

For the last couple of years, Chipotle has been playing around with pizza at the few Pizzeria Locale eateries it has in Colorado. But now the eatery is looking to the east and seeing there are hungry mouths to feed in the Kansas City area, where another Locale is set to open this summer. The Kansas City Star reports… [More]

Hungry in Hangzhou? McDonald’s Applies to Lease Taiwan Leader’s Home

For years, local authorities in the Chinese city of Hangzhou have put Taiwan leader Chiang Ching-kuo's former home up for rent. Now they have a taker: McDonald's.

Chief sorry cops unleashed police dogs to maul woman’s leg while officers held her down

1 hour agoNews : The Raw Story

A police chief in Virginia said on Thursday that his officers had used “unreasonable” force when they allowed police dogs to attack an Army reservist who attends Norfolk State University. Whitney Dunn told Potomac Local that her cousin, 21-year-old Private London Colvin, was attending...

Cover Theme Game for 1/28

The cover theme game works like this: I’ll show you three covers. They all have something in common, whether it be a character, a trait all three characters share, a connection between all three characters, a locale, a trait all three creators share, SOMEthing. And it isn’t something obvious like “They all have prices!” “They […]

Education, Follow-up Helps Prevent Bed Net Misuse

Bed nets intended to prevent malaria are used in fishing communities in Zambia to fish for food, which is sold in the local market, according to a report in the New York Times. The nets also trap fingerlings necessary for future stock. Show More Summary

Jordan arrests two journalists on aiding terrorism charges

New York, January 29, 2015--Jordanian authorities arrested the owner of a local news website and the site's editor-in-chief on Wednesday, accusing the two of aiding terrorism and spreading false news in a report stating that an imprisoned Iraqi militant would be freed in a hostage negotiation deal, according to news...

George Lopez and Hilary Duff Use Social Media to Help Find a Stolen Dog

Hilary Duff and George Lopez are helping the owner of a Beverly Hills boutique find her stolen dog. Charlie, a white Maltese, is known by locals for sitting outside Switch, the boutique owned by Julia Cohen and her sister. In the last nine years, he's become a sort of four-legged landmark for people shopping in his neighborhood. Show More Summary

Male consultant says the typical local TV news viewer is a self-centered, terrified woman

In my Tuesday post about WSPA-TV’s cardboard cutout named “Michelle,” I wondered if TV news directors are being advised by consultants to put cardboard characters in their newsrooms to remind reporters and producers of the target audience. This email from a female TV journalist arrived last night: To answer your question regarding whether media consultants … Read More

Social Shopping App Depop Raises $8M, Hires Ex-Reddit GM To Break Into US Market

3 hours agoTechnology : TechCrunch

While eBay tries to get more social and local, and Pinterest deepens is position in e-commerce, a new mobile app out of London is building out a platform that combines all of those experiences together natively. Depop, a mobile app for...Show More Summary

Lucy Biggers looks back at 'Breaking Greenville' as 'rookie' days

Don't try to tell Lucy Biggers that local TV news can't be a pressure cooker.Some of the young anchor-reporter's time at a Mississippi station is traced in "Breaking Greenville," an unscripted truTV series premiering Thursday (Jan. 29). Show More Summary

Restaurant News: Charlatan's Late Night Menu, Heisner's New Taverns On Division, Taco In A Bag

Charlatan releases a very tempting late night menu, Heisner Hospitality wants to prevent Division from being a douche land, and Chicagoans will get a local Taco In A Bag. [ more › ]

Watch: Weatherman's Maps Mislabeled With Hilariously High Temperatures

The local news is responsible for some of the oddest flubs in TV history. Recently, there were some green screen problems over at Phoenix?s Fox 10 and weatherman Cory McKloskey took the team?s flub and used it as an opportunity to do some comedy, live on the airClick To Continue Reading

Ben & Jerry’s Want Franchise Owners to Sell #BlackLivesMatter Swag at Stores

On August 9, 2014, Mike Brown was shot dead in Ferguson, Missouri. Michael Brown robbed a local Ferguson convenience store shortly before his death. Then Brown smashed police officer Darren Wilson in the face and wrestled the officer for his … Continue reading ?

Newswire: Justin Bieber is sorry for being Justin Bieber

After more than a year of the sort of pranks everyone gets up to in the terrible teens of 18 to 20—egging the neighbor’s house, pissing in the janitor’s mop bucket, spraying graffiti behind the local Brazil, punching your limo driver,...Show More Summary

UFC 183 Bold Predictions: Is Anderson Silva a Suicide Mission for Nick Diaz?

Funny thing about these mixed weight "superfights." They always sound great in theory. Maybe when you're just spitballing ideas over a couple cold ones at the local watering hole, weight classes seem negotiable. Perhaps when you're trying...Show More Summary

Woman Stabbed With Screwdriver While Working Out

A woman in Irving, Texas, remains hospitalized after being stabbed with a screwdriver while working out at her local gym. The incident happened Tue... Read more: Phillip Roberts, Phillip Roberts Screwdriver, Screwdriver Attack, Mug Shots, Dumb Crime, Weapon of Choice, Weird Photos & Videos, Video, Random Attacks, 24 Hour Fitness Irving Texas, Crime News

Facebook Tests Bluetooth ‘Beacons’ To Feed Users Local Content

Facebook Thursday said it would begin testing a service to deliver information about shops and landmarks to users who are nearby, in part by using localized transmitters known as “beacons.”

Peoples War in India Clippings 29/1/2015

Solidarity for the Peoples War in Sri Lanka ” Indian Struggle is our Struggle! Its victory is our victory! its defeat is our defeat!” Naxal pamphlets recovered, high alert sounded in MP’s Balaghat Pamphlets asking locals to boycott Republic Day celebration in Madhya Pradesh’s Balaghat district were recovered with police sounding high alert [...]

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