Tweet Follow me SFGateOn your marks: With the August filing deadline nearing, Oakland City Councilwoman Rebecca Kaplan is signaling to political friends that she’s thinking hard about jumping into the already crowded race for mayor. While publicly playing it close to the … and more …read more Source: Oakland Mayor News From Google ...

Tweet Follow me BusinessweekAsian stocks rose after a gauge of China’s manufacturing expanded at the fastest pace in five months and the nation’s policymakers said they will cut the reserve requirement ratio for some banks. The MSCI Asia Pacific Index gained 0.2 percent to 142.09 as of …What Matters for Global Markets in the Week AheadWall Street JournalAustralian dollar flat despite strong China PMISydney Morning HeraldChina official PMI hits 5-month high in May, boding well for Q2Economic TimesThe...

Tweet Follow me ZDNetapple-wwdc-2014 Image: James Martin/CNET. While the world continues to wait for Apple to enter the “exciting new product categories” that CEO Tim Cook has been promising for over a year, the world’s largest tech company is quietly staring down three new …What to Expect at Apple’s WWDCWall Street Journal (blog)WWDC 2014 updates: iOS 8 banners grace Moscone Center; OS X 10.10 to be …Ecumenical NewsWhat Apple will unveil at Worldwide Developers ConferenceKETKVentureBeat...

Tweet Follow me Philly ‘Inquirer’ co-owner among 7 killed in plane crashUSA TODAYThe Philadelphia Inquirer co-owner Lewis Katz and six others were killed in the fiery crash of a small business jet shortly after takeoff from an airfield outside Boston on Saturday night. Katz, 72, was killed four days after he and an associate and … …read more Source: Philadelphia News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me TheNewsTribune.comFormer Washington Governor Chris Gregoire called Dillon “a good friend and a great person, a wonderful man and a kind soul, a great teacher and a great guide.” Gregoire said she first met Dillon when she worked at the State Department of Ecology, and … and more …read more Source: Washington D.C. News From Google ...

Tweet Follow me CNN(CNN) — A prominent Philadelphia businessman and philanthropist was among seven people killed Saturday night when their private plane crashed on takeoff in Massachusetts. Lewis Katz had purchased the parent company of The Philadelphia Inquirer, the …Philly ‘Inquirer’ co-owner among 7 killed in plane crashUSA TODAY7 dead after private plane crashes, bursts into flames in MassachusettsNew York Daily NewsPhiladelphia Inquirer Co-Owner Lewis Katz Killed in Plane CrashWall...

Tweet Follow me Wall Street JournalRoger Federer had numerous chances to seize control of his match against Ernests Gulbis but couldn’t. Maxppp/Zuma Press. PARIS—Admit it: You aren’t surprised that Roger Federer lost in the fourth round of the French Open on Sunday, 6-7(5), 7-6(3), 6-2, …Federer loses to Gulbis in French Open’s 4th roundMiamiHerald.comErnests Gulbis upsets Roger Federer to reach French Open quartersUSA TODAYGulbis knocks out fading FedererIrish TimesBloomberg –SI.com...

Tweet Follow me Lee Chamberlin, ‘Electric Company’ Actress, Dies at 76New York TimesLee Chamberlin, an actress whose career took off when she joined Bill Cosby and Rita Moreno on the funky 1970s children’s show “The Electric Company,” died on Wednesday in Chapel Hill, N.C. She was 76. The cause was metastatic cancer, her son … and more …read more Source: Actress News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me Bell: A NFL coach’s place is in the locker roomUSA TODAYRivera — who earned NFL Coach of the Year honors after guiding the Panthers to the NFC South crown in 2013 — once had the same view coaches needed not to set foot in the locker room. Now he considers such reluctance as his biggest mistake … The … and more …read more Source: NFL – NFC Game News From Google ...

Tweet Follow me 2014 NCHSAA Women’s Soccer Championship GameChapelboro.comThe North Carolina High School Athletic Association 3-A women’s soccer state championship was played by the Chapel Hill Tigers and the Weddington Warriors at Dail Soccer Field on a beautiful day, especially for fans of the CHHS side. A surprising early … …read more Source: Women Soccer News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me People MagazineOn Sunday, approximately 3-year-old film footage of the now-20-year-old singer telling a racist joke surfaced. In the offensive clip, Bieber – who was then 17 – repeatedly uses a derogatory slur. During the video, which was filmed for his 2011 documentary …Justin Bieber Apologizes For Racist Joke: ‘I Was A Kid Then’MTV.comFans’ fury as Justin Bieber is caught using the N-word five times in vile ‘joke’Daily MailJustin Bieber apologizes for racist...

Tweet Follow me Fox NewsThe parents of Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl — the American who was released this weekend after being held for five years by the Taliban — urged their son Sunday to take his time to recover and thanked everybody, from people in their home state of Idaho to …Bowe Bergdahl’s parents: Our son faces a long recoveryUSA TODAYJoy about Bergdahl release gives way to questionsWashington PostUS Defends Captive Swap with Taliban, Critics StirBoston.comNew York Daily News –BBC...

Tweet Follow me USGS investigating cause of ‘rare’ earthquake9NEWS.comGOLDEN – Seismologists with the United States Geological Survey are trying to determine what caused a 3.4 magnitude earthquake northeast of Greeley Saturday, and area scientists say they haven’t seen a quake of that magnitude in at least 40 years. …read more Source: Earthquake News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me Comcast SportsNet WashingtonPolice have arrested a suspect for allegedly detonating a “bottle bomb” inside a Prince George’s County theater. Manuel Joyner, 20, was arrested Sunday by officers from the Prince George’s County Office of the Fire Marshal with help from county police.Local digestWashington PostMan Arrested For Bottle Bomb Explosion at Md. TheaterCBS LocalMan arrested in ‘bottle bomb’ incidentsBeaumont Enterprise all 35 news articles …read...

Tweet Follow me CBSSports.comParker will work to rehabilitate the sprain over the next several days of preparation for the Finals rematch with the Miami Heat. Parker had been bothered by the ankle since Game 4 of the Western Conference finals and tried to play on it in Game 6 …Tim Duncan totaled 19 points and 15 rebounds in Game 6 to send the Spurs …SI.comSan Antonio holds Oklahoma City in overtime, 112-107, to earn NBA Finals …Washington PostNBA Finals schedule: Spurs and Heat tip 2014 rematch...

Tweet Follow me ‘Maleficent’ wakes up atop box officeThe Albany HeraldThe film is the latest in a line of reimagined classics, following “Alice in Wonderland” in 2010 and “Oz the Great and Powerful” in 2013. Industry experts forecast the film would open with $55 million, according to the movie site Box Office Mojo. “We … …read more Source: Movie Box Office News By Google ...

Tweet Follow me Medical Examiner’s Investigator: “Brady Bunch” Actress Ann B. Davis Has Died …ABC NewsMedical Examiner’s Investigator: “Brady Bunch” Actress Ann B. Davis Has Died at 88 in Texas. SAN ANTONIO June 2, 2014 (AP). Associated Press. Medical examiner’s investigator: “Brady Bunch” actress Ann B. Davis has died at 88 in Texas. Join the … …read more Source: Actress News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me Why Isn’t Chicago the Silicon Valley of Life Sciences?In The CapitalAs Yang pointed out, Baird is one of the only VC firms in Chicago focused primary on healthcare and life sciences and Chicago Growth Partners, one of the others, just bailed on its efforts to raise a third fund. “Pintrest was just valued at 1 billion … …read more Source: Chicago News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me BustleOk, it’s time to give up any hope that the robot apocalypse won’t happen, because it will: Researchers at MIT have developed a 3D-printed robot that self-assembles when heated. That is, it requires no humans at all to take form. It’s still in the prototype phase, …MIT researchers develop 3D-printed robots that self-assemble when heatedDigital Trends3D printed robots that self-assemble when heated? That’s MIT for you!Tech TimesComing soon: 3D-printed robots that...

Tweet Follow me Back to back Rugby 7 national titles for Cal Golden BearsCalifornia Golden Blogs (blog)Chester, PA – Bears have done it again. The California Golden Bears to be precise, are the Collegiate Rugby Championships winner for a second straight year. Overcoming a very tough and much more local Kutztown University Golden Bears by a score of … …read more Source: California Golden Bears News From Google News ...