AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - The five countries investigating the downing of a Malaysian airliner over Ukraine a year ago are considering setting up an independent international tribunal after Russia vetoed attempts to establish a U.N.-backed court to prosecute suspects.
That’s five out of 13 in total. (The Brits only got three.) One of those five is a literary agent, and another – possibly the least famous of the group – is the bookmakers’ early favorite to win.
Tackle Gosder Cherilus spent the first five years of his career with the Lions and he may get a chance to resume his career there after being released by the Colts. Cherilus visited with the Bills on Wednesday, but, according to multiple reports, will be in Detroit on Thursday to renew acquaintances with the Lions.…
A Hindu temple in Nepal has banned the sacrifice of animals as offerings at the traditional Gadhimai festival. Taking place every five years for two and a half centuries at Read More The post Nepal Temple Bans Animal Sacrifices as Offerings appeared first on Ecorazzi.
The emblem, which was created by award-winning Japanese designer Kenjiro Sano, aims to symbolise the unifying power of the Games, with the world due to come together as one in Tokyo in five years’ time. Based on a stylised letter ‘T’, which is inspired by the words ‘Tokyo’, ‘Tomorrow’ and ‘Team’, the emblem contains a number of creative elements. Show More Summary
Fedor Emelianenko is returning to MMA, and his first order of business is to defeat the man who knocked him from his throne five years ago. The former Pride heavyweight champion’s decade-long undefeated run was a phenomenon unlike anything ever seen in MMA history. Show More Summary
This is all about the programs that need to step it up this year. There are 68 bids to the NCAA tournament. So one of out every five Division I schools makes it to the March showcase every season. Yet it always seems like there are some...Show More Summary
Only three players on the San Francisco 49ers made the Pro Bowl last season—left tackle Joe Staley, left guard Mike Iupati and strong safety Antoine Bethea. Iupati signed with the Arizona Cardinals this offseason for five years and $40 million, according to Spotrac. Show More Summary
The Miami Heat have taken many shapes over the years, changing their roster makeup on both deliberate and involuntary whims with, for the most part, the frequency of a franchise that hasn't made five NBA Finals appearances and won three championships in the last decade. But the Heat have made five Finals appearances in the last decade. Show More Summary
Five years ago, there was no conflict. Renee and Jerry decided to have children. At the time, both felt it was best for Renee to stay home with the children while Jerry worked outside the home. Recently, Renee was having a tough day, complaining about the children and feeling left out of adult life. Show More Summary
In 2010, 33 Chilean miners were trapped underground for 69 days when a mountain collapsed on top of them. Five years later, their harrowing story is now being brought to the big screen, led by Antonio Banderas and a supporting cast that includes Juliette Binoche, Bob Gunton, and Gabriel Byrne.... More »
The Man Booker Prize has announced its long list, or "Man Booker Dozen," for 2015, including five U.S. authors (USA! USA!). You'll remember this is the second year that the Man Booker has opened the competition up to English-speaking countries outside of the U.K., the Commonwealth, Ireland, and Zimbabwe. Among... More »
The Obama administration gave The Advocate and Plus a sneak peek at its proposal for battling HIV over the next five years. 1 - Name: w-line read more
Stevenson hasn’t lost a fight in five years. The men he beat had winning records, and in some cases were undefeated…
I've known Ben Lamm for over five years. He runs Chaotic Moon, a really neat mobile-app-development shop that churns out some really innovative apps. I came across him while researching The New Small. Since that time, the company has exploded from three employees to more than 200. Show More Summary
For only five nights in the fall of 1973, a documentary called “Year of the Woman” played at the Fifth Avenue Cinema in Greenwich Village. Crowds lined up around the block. Arthur Schlesinger Jr., described it as “the greatest combination...Show More Summary
The Nets' owner promised he'd get married if the Nets didn't win a title in five years. Five years have passed... and Prokhorov still isn't getting married. When Brooklyn Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov bought the team in 2010, he vowed to get married if the team failed to win an NBA championship within five years. Show More Summary
The Five Nights at Freddy’s horror games have remained at the top of the mobile sales charts since the series’ conception a year ago. Some people are upset about the success enjoyed by the games’ creator, Scott Cawthon. Cawthon makes a rare address to his fans and haters alike in a Steam post. Show More Summary
When Mikhail Prokhorov made his entrance as the new owner of the Nets, he made a few promises. Among them? If the Nets didn’t win a (...)
It’s been a good week for cord-cutting sports fans. Word has it that CBS will live stream the Super Bowl commercials for the first time. Disney is considering its options for making ESPN a standalone service (well…maybe five years from now.) And now, golf fans are getting a digital subscription service of their own, with the debut of the PGA TOUR LIVE’s new online and… Read More