A West Hollywood staffer tells us that the stalled-then-sold-then-revived mixed-use Movietown Plaza project has gotten all its approvals, and that the city is just waiting on building permit applications. A call to developer Avalon Bay Communities confirms it: Vice President...
Chris Matthews on Thursday made it crystal clear that he sees his role at MSNBC is to present only one side of any issue. Clearly oblivious to how he was letting the cat out of the bag for all to see, the Hardball host trashed his own network's Morning Joe for being "open to all people's points of view" (video follows with transcript and commentary): read more
UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez has been down this road before. To make a fight interesting, people start saying stuff like, "He's due for a letdown." "He can't keep this up forever." "All it takes is one punch." Etc., etc. But...Show More Summary
The NFC East is expected to be as tight as can be once again in 2013. Bovada in Las Vegas predicts that all four teams in the division will win between seven and nine games. So it's not surprising that you can make perfectly solid arguments...Show More Summary
If you found yourself impressed when you watched the four-minute cinematic opening for Neverwinter, then address all kudos and praise to Plastic Wax Studios. The company has previously focused on console titles, although it recentlyShow More Summary
The Pope has declared that atheists are decent people as long as they do good. I like to think I fall within that category. Well, except that one time. And those other times. It all depends on how broadly one defines “doing good”. But at least my devoutly Catholic friends no longer have to feel [...]
Think you’ve seen it all from Chris Hemsworth? Think again. His latest film outside of the superhero genre is Rush. If the trailer is any indication it looks to be certainly something out of Hemsworth’s usual repertoire. Hemsworth, who is known to people as Thor stars as real life driver James Hunt. In Rush, driver [...]Show More Summary
The Solar Impulse made the 958-mile trip from Phoenix to Dallas in about 18 hours. It is the second leg of the plane's historic trip across the United States, from California to New York. If all five legs are successful, the trip will...Show More Summary
There were hugs and tears, smiles and laughter: Parents and students from two schools destroyed in Monday's tornado in Moore, Okla., reunited Thursday with their teachers. The school district reopened all of its schools just for the day on what would have been the final day of classes before summer vacation.
Manchester United issues notice of redemption on a portion of its bonds MANCHESTER, England--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MU Finance plc, a subsidiary of Manchester United plc [NYSE: MANU], has today issued a notice of redemption for all £177.78m...Show More Summary
Margins matter. The more Plains All American Pipeline ( NYS: PAA ) keeps of each buck it earns in revenue, the more money it has to invest in growth, fund new strategic plans, or (gasp!) distribute to shareholders. Healthy margins often separate pretenders from the best stocks in the market. Show More Summary
AT&T Inc. has added a new monthly administrative fee of 61 cents to the bills of all of its contract wireless lines as of May 1, a move that could bring in more than a half-billion dollars in annual revenue to the telecom giant.
The Association of Food Journalists has posted the list of nominees (pdf) for its annual awards. The winners will be announced in September at the AFJ conference in Park City Utah. The awards are meant to honor "excellence in all...
Memorial Day is a good time for all Americans to give thanks for our hard-fought freedoms. Think of the bloody footprints in the snow at Valley Forge from our soldiers who endured that savage winter of 1777-1778. They did it for us. Jesus said it best; "No greater love has anyone than that he lay down his life for his friends." But are we using this freedom well?
It’s been a while since seen or heard anything of Destiny, Bungie’s first big game since leaving Microsoft behind (which, shock of shocks, looks a lot like Halo). So far all we’ve been given is some concept art and lots of big talk about...Show More Summary
Like this Small Cool 2013 contest entry? Favorite it below! Name: Heather Location: Livermore, CA Square Feet: 420 Division: Tiny What I Love About My Small Home: Less to clean! No but really, I love that my small space is just that- my own. Everything in my place is something that I absolutely love and truly represents me. More
Apple’s got a porn problem. Xbox? Huge porn problem. Facebook, Instagram, and Pinterest? Just three giant porn problems, basically. And with a name like Wii, you know it’s got a porn problem. And the biggest porn problem of all? Tumblr, of course. But now that’s...
The dangers of smoking are no secret in the US, but in Indonesia, the tobacco industry is virtually unregulated. The result? Over two-thirds of all men are smokers, and it is commonplace for children as young as six to take up the habit. Show More Summary
When Google unveiled its brand new $9.99/month “All Access” Google Play music streaming service earlier this month at its I/O keynote, we quickly learned that the service would not be coming to iOS initially. Google didn’t get into why, but today developers of the popular gMusic iOS app has unofficially brought support for the service […]
If you've ever watched your phone's battery die before you could charge it again, you know a good, portable battery pack is a lifesaver. However, they're not all made equally—some are definitely more useful (and more functional) than others. This week, we want to know which ones you think make the grade. Read more...