First Cast Photo of New Star Wars: Episode VII Cast Revealed! See the Epic Pic – E! Online

E! OnlineThe first cast photo of the new Star Wars: Episode VII cast is here! One day after the cast of the latest film in the sci-fi franchise was announced,…

Game 5 Preview: Dallas Mavericks @ San Antonio Spurs – Pounding The Rock

Pounding The RockThat play, the defensive miscue, the poised recovery, the authoritative rejection, will need to become a symbol for what this Spurs team does to the Dallas Mavericks in…

Do men and women act the same when mobile gaming? – CNET

Do men and women act the same when mobile gaming?CNETDo men and women act the same when mobile gaming? A survey by Harris Interactive and Amazon studies how the different…

Schuylkill River, Areal Flood Warnings in Effect – Philadelphia Magazine (blog)

Schuylkill River, Areal Flood Warnings in EffectPhiladelphia Magazine (blog)THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE SCHUYLKILL RIVER AT PHILADELPHIA. * UNTIL FRIDAY MORNING… OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED. * AT…

FAA lifts ground halt at LAX, but flights still delayed there, and at Las … – The Denver Post

The Denver PostThe FAA lifted the ground halt after an hour of delays. An air traffic control map on the FAA’s site lists delays more than two-hour delays at LAX…

Virgen: Roth’s story well worth being told – Daily Pilot

Virgen: Roth’s story well worth being toldDaily PilotHe was another example of what Roth’s message was. Earl as well as many others drew the same from the documentary. Leigh Steinberg,…

Miami Heat thankful for rest but is wary of rust – MiamiHerald.com

MiamiHerald.comThe last time the Heat was in this predicament, with a long layoff following a first-round sweep, Miami’s first game of the next round was an eyesore. The Heat looked…

First look: Miami vibe heads to the Strip with desert-themed Delano – Las Vegas Sun

Las Vegas SunMatthew Chilton, general manager of Delano Las Vegas, gives the media a first look at the newly designed hotel Wednesday, April 30, 2014. Delano Las Vegas, a South…

Obama, Republicans, trade fire over minimum wage, Benghazi – Yahoo News

Yahoo NewsWASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Barack Obama and his Republican opponents traded accusations over the minimum wage and a deadly attack at a U.S. facility in Benghazi, Libya, on Wednesday…

Lil Za Plea Deal — Cops to Felony Drug Possession In Justin Bieber Raid – TMZ.com

TMZ.comZa was charged with 2 counts of felony drug possession — for Ecstasy and Oxycodone — after cops found drugs near him during their raid in January at Justin Bieber’s…

Rio de Janeiro behind for 2016 Olympics – Vidette Online

Vidette OnlineThe International Olympic Committee (IOC) Vice President John Coates has called all of Brazil’s preparations for the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Games, “the worst” he has ever seen and…

Operations at McCarran returning to normal after flights grounded – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-JournalFlightstats, a company that monitors flights nationwide, said the departure of three-quarters of McCarran’s afternoon flights were delayed. One flight that was en route to Las Vegas during…

Sam’s Sushi Bar in Nashville has closed – The Tennessean

Sam’s Sushi Bar in Nashville has closedThe TennesseanOwner Sam Katakura, known as the “Sushi Nazi” by some due to his abrasive personality (in reference to the popular “Seinfeld” The Soup…

Southern California wildfire grows to 800 acres – Las Vegas Sun

Las Vegas SunRANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif. — A wildfire driven by surging Santa Ana winds sent a choking pall of smoke through foothill neighborhoods on Wednesday, forcing the evacuation of at…

Media Refuses To Identify Party Affiliation Of New Jersey Democrat Caught In … – Daily Caller

Daily CallerNew Jersey city council chairman and mayoral candidate Marie Strumolo Burke was caught on tape lamenting her city’s descent into a “fucking nigger town” — and nearly all media…

Preview: Boston Bruins vs. Montreal Canadiens – USA TODAY

USA TODAYGoaltenders: Boston’s Tuukka Rask (5-1, 1.16 goals-against average and .961 save percentage) vs. Montreal’s Carey Price (4-0, 2.33, .904). This could be billed as the NHL’s best goalie this…

2014 NFL Mock Draft: Darqueze Dennard drafted by Cleveland Browns – Bleeding Green Nation

Bleeding Green NationThe Cleveland Browns enter the 2014 NFL draft with what could be described as an embarrassment of riches. With six selections within the top 106, this is a…

McLachlan, Melton/Bayane Chosen for NCAA Field – Cal Athletics

Cal AthleticsBERKELEY – The NCAA added three Golden Bears to the singles and doubles national championships, the NCAA announced on Wednesday. California senior Ben McLachlan will play in the NCAA…

Venture capital investors back startups developing software for wearable devices – Economic Times

Economic TimesBANGALORE: While startups designing wearable devices grab the headlines, venture capital investors are plumbing for the backroom boys – those building the underlying software that allows such devices to…

Quentin Groves thinks the Cleveland Browns are mature enough to handle the … – The Plain Dealer

Quentin Groves thinks the Cleveland Browns are mature enough to handle the …The Plain DealerCLEVELAND, Ohio — Linebacker Quentin Groves thinks the Browns are up for the Johnny Football Circus…

The Belfast Tapes – Boston Globe

The Belfast TapesBoston GlobeBoston College is immersed in a complex legal battle with the British government over the Belfast Tapes, an academic oral history project that has been tragically compromised…

Diehard England football fan Jimmy Moore flying to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil for … – Kent Online

Diehard England football fan Jimmy Moore flying to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil for …Kent OnlineA former Islander and diehard England fan will be writing a blog when he jets off…

LeBron James taking it easy – ESPN (blog)

ESPN (blog)LeBron James sat out a portion of the Miami Heat’s practice Wednesday as he continues to recover from a thigh bruise he sustained in Game 4 of his team’s…

Oakland’s Griffin has Tommy John surgery – Fox News

Fox NewsOakland, CA (SportsNetwork.com) – The Oakland Athletics announced Wednesday that pitcher A.J. Griffin underwent season-ending Tommy John surgery to repair the ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow. Griffin,…

Moscow to revive Red Square May Day parade – Hometownlife.com

Moscow to revive Red Square May Day paradeHometownlife.comAs many as 2 million people may be on hand for the event organized by Russian labor unions, which are mostly loyal to…

France champions social media, live events – Yahoo Sports

France champions social media, live eventsYahoo SportsNASCAR Chairman and CEO Brian France took part in “The Business of Sports” panel at the Milken Institute Global Conference in Los Angeles on…

Oakland Voices seeks East Oakland residents to participate in program – Contra Costa Times

Oakland Voices seeks East Oakland residents to participate in programContra Costa TimesOAKLAND — The Oakland Tribune is looking for East Oakland residents who are interested in telling the stories of…

Love/Hate: Cilantro inspires passion — on both sides – Contra Costa Times

Love/Hate: Cilantro inspires passion — on both sidesContra Costa TimesReaders from all over the Bay Area — and the United States — had lots to say. While they also expressed…

High Fayette County GA Winds Uproot Tree

High Fayette County GA Winds Uproot Tree Fayette County GA was the epicenter of high winds that caused this uprooted tree. But neighboring Clayton County GA bore the brunt of…

Meet the Cast of the Next Star Wars – Slate Magazine (blog)

Slate Magazine (blog)After endless speculation, the cast for J. J. Abrams’ Star Wars: Episode VII has finally been announced, and as was rumored, the list features the return of old…

‘Mean Girls’ is still ‘fetch’ – CNN

CNN(CNN) — How many of you have felt victimized by a Regina George? If you raised your hand, you can attest that even a decade later “Mean Girls” still holds…

Mario Kart 8 for Wii U lets players upload gameplay directly to YouTube, $330 … – GameSpot

GameSpotNot only can you watch your highlight racing reels, rewind them, play them in slow motion, or upload them to Miiverse, but you can also upload these clips directly to…

SEE IT: Tiny hamster eats tiny burrito – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsA new comedy production company HelloDenizen trained hamsters to sit at a table and eat a tiny hamster food burrito for their viral video. It took the…

Congressman stands by calling Clarence Thomas an ‘Uncle Tom’ – USA TODAY

USA TODAYA black congressman is sticking by his comment calling Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas an “Uncle Tom,” saying his positions on the high court “have been adverse to the…

CSU women’s soccer team finishes with rivalry wins – The Coloradoan

CSU women’s soccer team finishes with rivalry winsThe ColoradoanThe Colorado State University women’s soccer team finished its first spring season with a 2-3-1 record, beating in-state rivals Colorado Mesa and…