Miami-Dade commission to weigh future of Airport City project – MiamiHerald.com

Miami-Dade commission to weigh future of Airport City projectMiamiHerald.comFor more than two years, Cuban exile politics have dogged a major development project that, as it was conceived, could have brought…

New York Fashion Week Fall 2014 Top Fashion Trends: Bold Furs, Heavy … – E! Online

E! OnlineNew York Fashion Week has come to a dizzying end, with plenty of spectacular style moments and awe-inspiring designs to reflect upon and look forward to! And while fall…

Jorrit Bergsma knocks off Kramer in 10000 meters – Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Milwaukee Journal SentinelIn his fifth Olympics, De Jong won his fourth 10,000 medal with a time of 13:07.19. He’s now got two bronzes to go along with a gold and…

NJ Transit head Jim Weinstein to be replaced, weeks after Super Bowl transit … – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsUnder Weinstein’s leadership, the agency was criticized for taking part in a mass transit plan for this month’s Super Bowl at MetLife Stadium that led to hours-long…

Chris Christie aides fight bridge scandal subpoenas – CBS News

CBS NewsFormer Christie aide Bridget Anne Kelly, seen on the right in this Sept. 12, 2013 photo provided by the Office of the Governor of New Jersey, is one of…

For Cleveland Cavaliers to make playoffs, Kyrie Irving has to build on recent … – The Plain Dealer

The Plain DealerCLEVELAND, Ohio — Kyrie Irving winning the MVP in the All-Star Game makes for a fun weekend for Cavaliers fans. But here’s what was more meaningful — how…

Mashtags? Like, epic fail buddy. The social media marketing gone #wrong – The Guardian

The GuardianConsidering that we’re all about to fall off the digital treadmill at any moment, then, there’s a particularly smug form of schadenfreude one feels when a huge conglomerate gets…

Social media helps coworkers bond – MiamiHerald.com

Social media helps coworkers bondMiamiHerald.comSocial networking has made it easier to form personal relationships with coworkers. On sites such as Facebook and Instagram, where people share their likes and dislikes,…

Terrance West NFL Draft Diary – Baltimore Sun (blog)

Terrance West NFL Draft DiaryBaltimore Sun (blog)Editor’s note: Towson junior running back Terrance West declared early for the NFL draft after setting school records with 4,584 rushing yards and 86…

Arizona Super Bowl group launches small-business program – Phoenix Business Journal

Arizona Super Bowl group launches small-business programPhoenix Business JournalSimilar small-business programs have been run in other Super Bowl host cities looking to link caterers, livery businesses and audio-visual firms with…

Roundtable: Chris Christie, Ted Nugent, and the return of Kathleen Willey – CNN (blog)

Roundtable: Chris Christie, Ted Nugent, and the return of Kathleen WilleyCNN (blog)(CNN) – Sure, Governor Chris Christie still mired in scandal back in New Jersey, but that hasn’t stopped him…

Jimmy Fallon, Tonight Show, A Hit

Jimmy Fallon, Tonight Show, A Hit Jimmy Fallon’s debut Tonight Show was a massive hit Tuesday Night, drawing 11 million viewers. His first official guest was Will Smith, who added…

460 Grand Avenue Oakland Divides Adams Point At Lake Merritt

460 Grand Avenue is a planned development at a prime real estate address near Lake Merritt that, when finished, will offer 78 apartment units in a brand new five-story building.…

Vegas hotels hacking went further than email, websites – Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Vegas hotels hacking went further than email, websitesHonolulu Star-AdvertiserThis screen shot provided by the Las Vegas Review Journal shows the Sands web site that was hacked on Monday Feb. 10,…

Kids with seizures use pot as treatment – Las Vegas Sun

Kids with seizures use pot as treatmentLas Vegas SunIn this Feb. 7, 2014 photo, Elizabeth Burger, 4, holds her mother’s hand at home in Colorado Springs, Colo. Elizabeth suffers from…

Jason Alexander sweeps George Costanza under the rug with new show at Hair … – Las Vegas Sun (blog)

Jason Alexander sweeps George Costanza under the rug with new show at Hair …Las Vegas Sun (blog)Click to enlarge photo. Bryan Steffy. Jason Alexander makes a surprise appearance at Brad…

Girardi: Jeter decision to sink in Wednesday – SI.com

SI.comTAMPA, Fla. (AP) – New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi says Derek Jeter’s retirement announcement will really strike him later this week. The Yankees captain said last week in a…

Jason Biggs and Jenny Mollen Welcome a Boy – ABC News

ABC NewsIt’s a boy for Jason Biggs and Jenny Mollen! The “American Pie” star and his comedian wife welcomed a son, Sid, on February 15, the couple announced on Instagram.…

Denver carjacking suspects busted after rush-hour chase, crash – Denver Post

Denver carjacking suspects busted after rush-hour chase, crashDenver PostBernadette Trujillo, 50, had a birthday Tuesday that she’ll never forget. She was swept into the middle of a police chase and…

Camera Shy Octopus Wrestles Divers in California (VIDEO) – Auto World News

Auto World NewsTwo scuba divers who were exploring off the shore of Carmel in northern California recently were joined by a 8-foot octopus, and they have the video to prove…

Bay Area News Group photographer robbed in West Oakland – Inside Bay Area

Bay Area News Group photographer robbed in West OaklandInside Bay AreaOAKLAND — A Bay Area News Group photographer was robbed at gunpoint Tuesday while on an assignment in West Oakland.…

American Idol Scoop: Everything You Need to Know About Rush Week—Plus … – E! Online

E! OnlineIt’s time for the first-ever American Idol rush week! In an effort to speed up the competition and raise the stakes, Idol will be putting their 31 semi-finalists through…

Take-Two’s ‘Irrational Games’ Unit to Wind Down Studio – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalIn a blog post written by co-founder Ken Levine, Irrational Games is being closed in favor of a smaller venture at Take-Two. Mr. Levine said his plan is…

Seattle Seahawks sign CFL receiver Chris Matthews – Seattle Post Intelligencer (blog)

Seattle Post Intelligencer (blog)The Seattle Seahawks signed former Winnipeg Blue Bombers wideout Chris Matthews to a free-agent contract on Tuesday, according to multiple reports. Matthews, who played his college ball…

Miami-Dade mayors: Make gunmakers train staff, reveal measures against … – MiamiHerald.com

MiamiHerald.comA group of Miami-Dade mayors — some of them gun owners, all taking a politically risky stance — launched an effort Tuesday to try and sidestep state firearms laws by…

Cleveland veteran assaulted downtown calls media portrayal of incident … – The Plain Dealer

The Plain DealerCLEVELAND, Ohio – Matthew Robinson, the 30-year-old Army veteran assaulted by a group of teenagers in downtown Cleveland earlier this month, said he loathes the media’s handling of…

Charges: Veteran firefighter had sex with underage teen – KOMO News

KOMO NewsSEATTLE — A veteran Seattle firefighter has been charged with multiple counts of raping a child after reportedly engaging in a relationship with a then-15-year-old girl he met through…

Nashville librarian wins national award – The Tennessean

Nashville librarian wins national awardThe TennesseanLiz Atack, with the Nashville Public Library, was named the Toyota Teacher of the Year by the National Center for Families Learning, a nonprofit that…

— Robinson Cano – ESPN

ESPNNew Seattle manager Lloyd McClendon, to no surprise, said he plans to bat Cano third and plug former Milwaukee Brewers slugger Corey Hart into the cleanup spot. Dustin Ackley is…

How To Fix Washington, DC’s, Tax System – Forbes

How To Fix Washington, DC’s, Tax SystemForbesIn some ways, of course, DC is unique. While it is a city, it functions much like a state. However, because of its odd…

Davos 2014 Review: Taxonomy of the Gray Rhino – World Policy Institute (blog)

World Policy Institute (blog)This year’s Annual Meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos differed from many recent years in that it was not overshadowed by the economic crisis. During…

San Francisco’s Deadly 1906 Earthquake Was Last of Three – Yahoo News

San Francisco’s Deadly 1906 Earthquake Was Last of ThreeYahoo NewsCalifornia’s rock-and-roll reputation was set more than a century ago, when a devastating earthquake flattened San Francisco in 1906. Afterward, the…

New York City teachers union president proclaims back pay is ‘a big issue’ – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsThe head of New York City’s teachers union made it clear Monday for the first time that he was pushing the city for back pay for his…

Ukraine police storm main Kiev ‘Maidan’ protest camp – BBC News

BBC NewsUkrainian police are storming the main anti-government protest camp in the capital, Kiev, after months of occupation. Explosions are taking place, fireworks are being thrown and large fires have…

Veteran Actress Elaine Stritch Drops F-Bomb Live on the ‘Today’ Show (Video) – Just Jared

Just JaredVeteran of the stage and screen Elaine Stritch made quite the splash after her appearance on the Today show alongside hosts Hoda Kotb and Kathie Lee Gifford when she…