Police stand guard moments after gun shots were fired outside the City of Ferguson Police Department Reports are sketchy at this time, but two police officers were shot early Thursday morning at a protest in Ferguson, Missouri: Two police...Show More Summary
A sketchy rumor on Thursday claims Apple's rumored 12-inch MacBook Air will debut in the middle of 2015, to be available in gold, space gray and silver colors identical to those offered with the iPhone.
Is an app that allows users to label neighborhoods 'sketchy' also racist? If the Twitterverse is any measure, the answer is yes. [Decide for yourself here.] After Crain's on Thursday reported the... To view the full story, click the title link.
On Thursday, news and satire site Pocho.com wrote about “sketchy substances” other than lead found in El Pato hot sauce – things like “microscopic flecks of Carribbean flotsam and jetsam, including sunken Cuban boat people’s rafts.” That brought in a complaint from the hot sauce-maker’s lawyer: “We recognize that the article is more ‘satire’ than … Read More
In Thursday's evening roundup: radical Oakland, the disappearing swim spots of yesteryear, some places you can actually swim today, a sketchy stickup, sharks in the penguin tank, and an adorable music video made by children. [ more ...
"Robo-signing," a sketchy device intended to speed home-mortgage foreclosures, could also prove a pitfall for banks in court cases, a Washington-based housing advocate told his Mount Kisco audience Thursday.
The perfectly pitched sketch comedy that is cable’s sleeper hit “Portlandia” hits Atlanta Thursday with “SNL’s” Fred Armisen and former Sleater-Kinney rocker Carrie Brownstein.
Spanning eight days (a pair of four-day weekends) and drawing an estimated audience of 10,000, the 11th annual Chicago Sketchfest starts Thursday. [ more › ]
IT IS hardly surprising that the markets are having second thoughts about last week's euro zone rescue deal. The scale of the relief rally on Thursday was surely prompted by the fact that some deal was done, not by the (sketchy) details of the deal itself. Show More Summary
In Thursday's end of day roundup: sketchy reports from the SFPD's "training exercises", jokes regarding cops on Muni, misleading portraits of Occupy SF, Sean Parker's pity party, the best pizza in the country, an LX-Taraval Express Bus and more. [ more › ]
Want to help out a creator in need? Then listen up — legendary artist Gene Colan was hospitalized early Thursday morning, and he’s selling some books and artwork! Details on the creator’s illness are sketchy, but Cliff Meth reports on his blog that the creator has had “a radiology procedure … to stop internal bleeding.” [...]
DOWNLOADS: (11) PLAYS: (18) Right now, the details are sketchy: (CNN) -- At least seven people are dead and between 12 and 15 wounded in shootings at Fort Hood in Texas on Thursday, senior Pentagon official told CNN. Two shooters were involved in the incident, and one has been apprehended, Fort Hood spokesman Sgt. Show More Summary
A sketchy report from the big conservative "what now?" leadership summit held Thursday at a Virginia mountain redoubt. Excerpt: TAS Publisher Al Regnery and editor in chief R. Emmett Tyrrell were on hand, along with leaders from policy groups and...