Kangana Ranaut is the new brand ambassador for fashion retailer Myntra – The American Bazaar

Kangana Ranaut is the new brand ambassador for fashion retailer MyntraThe American BazaarThe company made the announcement on Monday, revealing that Ranaut will be used specifically to help promote the…

New book reveals chefs behind Nashville food trucks – The Tennessean

New book reveals chefs behind Nashville food trucksThe TennesseanNow Festa has come out with a book called “Nashville Food Trucks: Stories & Recipes from the Road,” offering a guide to…

Las Vegas police defy federal immigration policy – MSNBC

MSNBCIn a major win for immigration advocates, the Las Vegas Metro Police Department is joining a swell of major cities refusing to comply with requests from federal officials to detain…

Chris Paul Selected Northwoods League All-Star – Cal Athletics

Chris Paul Selected Northwoods League All-StarCal AthleticsROCHESTER, MINN. – Cal third baseman Chris Paul has been selected to play in the 2014 Northwoods League All-Star Game, it was announced recently…

SEC officials address ‘angst’ over proposed NCAA changes – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.comHOOVER, Ala. — Words matter to SEC commissioner Mike Slive. This is the commissioner, after all, who on Monday quoted Dwight Eisenhower, Winston Churchill and Nelson Mandela in a speech…

Report: YouTube Looking to Invest in Original Programming – Fox Business

Fox BusinessIn an effort to further monetize its YouTube business, Google (GOOGL) has held conversations with Hollywood producers about potentially creating original content for the video platform, according to a…

‘Priceless’ College Football Playoff trophy introduced – Dallas Morning News

Dallas Morning NewsHere is video of the unveiling of the College Football Playoff trophy. Make sure to take a look at the accompanying photo gallery. Mobile and tablet users, click…

Two Police Officers Tied to KKK in Florida – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalFRUITLAND PARK, Fla.—Two police officers are no longer with the city department here after a law-enforcement report tied them to the Ku Klux Klan, an official said Monday.…

Citigroup’s Earnings Good News For Bank Stocks As Trading Revenue Better … – Forbes

ForbesIt’s pretty strange that a big bank can deliver good news for the banking sector on the same day that it announces a recently-signed $7 billion agreement to resolve a…

2014 World Cup Final Rating: Over 26 Million Americans Watched on TV – The Big Lead

The Big LeadA lot of Americans tuned in to watch Sunday’s 2014 World Cup final on ABC. ESPN’s public relations released the ratings figures for Germany’s 1-0 win in Rio.…

Conductor Lorin Maazel dies at Va. home at 84 – MiamiHerald.com

MiamiHerald.comCASTLETON, Va. — Lorin Maazel, a world-renowned conductor whose prodigious career included seven years at the helm of the New York Philharmonic, died Sunday at his home in Virginia. He…

Cleveland | 2 men ejected from vehicle after I-71 crash – WKYC-TV

WKYC-TVBoth men were ejected from the vehicle. Cleveland EMS transported the two men to MetroHealth Hospital, their current condition is unknown at this time. All lanes are currently open. Cleveland…

Net-Neutrality Proposal Faces Public Backlash – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalFCC Chairman Tom Wheeler’s net-neutrality proposal has left few satisfied. Pictured, Mr. Wheeler in December. Associated Press. The Federal Communications Commission’s net-neutrality rules are giving Janet Jackson and…

Dogs’ ears were not always floppy: Domestication syndrome – Daily Digest

Daily DigestIf you notice that domesticated mammals tend to be more tame, have floppier ears, softer jawlines and more “juvenile” faces, you’re not alone – Charles Darwin made the same…

Detroit rapper played second record-breaking show to 80000 fans – NME.com

NME.comDr Dre joins Eminem at second headline show at London’s Wembley Stadium. Detroit rapper played second record-breaking show to 80,000 fans. Photo: Next Previous. Photo Gallery: Eminem. Eminem played the…

As Ukrainian forces advance, Putin plays a double game – Reuters

ReutersNEW YORK (Reuters) – As fighting intensifies in eastern Ukraine, signs are emerging that Russian President Vladimir Putin has adopted a twin strategy: pledge his willingness to support a negotiated…

Citigroup and Mergers Help Wall Street Regain Traction – New York Times

New York TimesThe stock market shook off last week’s doldrums and moved broadly higher on Monday, driven by a round of corporate deals and stronger-than-expected earnings from Citigroup. The three…

Forty illegal immigrants returned to Honduras amid massive influx – Fox News

Fox NewsSome 40 illegal immigrants, including both adults and children, were returned to Honduras from a U.S. detention facility in New Mexico on Monday, Homeland Security officials confirmed to FoxNews.com.…

US: Iran Serious About Nuclear Negotiations – Voice of America

Voice of AmericaThe United States says Iran is negotiating in a serious manner over its nuclear development program, but any agreement is likely to come after a Sunday deadline. Negotiations…

Watch the A’s fail miserably at spelling Jeff Samardzija’s name – SFGate (blog)

Watch the A’s fail miserably at spelling Jeff Samardzija’s nameSFGate (blog)At Monday’s All-Star Game media scrum, Fox Sports went around asking pitcher Jeff Samardzija’s new Oakland teammates if they could…

21st Century Fox Melds Its Television Broadcasting and Studio Units – New York Times

New York Times21st Century Fox announced on Monday that it was combining its broadcasting company and studio group into one business, reflecting the broader changes sweeping across the television landscape…

The Short List: Women bishops make history; Citi’s fine; Bergdahl’s desk job – USA TODAY

USA TODAYHallelujah! Church of England OKs female bishops for first time in 500 years. History was made today. The Church of England voted Monday to admit female bishops (clergy in…

Actress Shannon Woodward wants you to be a ‘freedom whore’ [pic] – Twitchy

Actress Shannon Woodward wants you to be a ‘freedom whore’ [pic]TwitchyActress Shannon Woodward wants you to be a ‘freedom whore’ [pic]. Posted at 7:22 pm on July 14, 2014 by…

CVS to buy Miami-based Navarro Discount Pharmacy – MiamiHerald.com

CVS to buy Miami-based Navarro Discount PharmacyMiamiHerald.comNavarro Discount Pharmacy, the drugstore chain that has operated in Miami-Dade for more than 50 years, will be acquired by retail giant CVS Caremark.…

Pit Bull Owner Arrested After Toddler’s Mauling – CBS Local

CBS LocalCOMMERCE CITY, Colo. (CBS4) – Police have arrested the owner of a pit bull that mauled and seriously injured a 19-month-old boy Sunday night. Sue Tacket, 51, was arrested…

David Johns creates hilarious YouTube advert to sell his old unsellable Barina – NEWS.com.au

David Johns creates hilarious YouTube advert to sell his old unsellable BarinaNEWS.com.auCalled Buy My Barina, the hilarious YouTube clip begins and looks very much like a professional car commercial, until…

Analysis: Seattle lost $6 million in productivity during World Cup – The Seattle Times (blog)

Analysis: Seattle lost $6 million in productivity during World CupThe Seattle Times (blog)We know we like our soccer in Seattle, but were we really $6 million less productive during the…

TNT’s Legends, The Last Ship, Falling Skies At San Diego Comic-Con

TNT (Turner Network Television) has announced that the cast of three of its programs Legends, The Last Ship, and Falling Skies will be at San Diego Comic Con, next week.…

Houston Rockets Re-Sign Troy Daniels – House of Houston

House of HoustonApr 30, 2014; Houston, TX, USA; Houston Rockets guard Troy Daniels (30) reacts after making a basket during the second quarter against the Portland Trail Blazers in game…

Cork surges in fashion industry as it pops up in accessories – Tulsa World

Cork surges in fashion industry as it pops up in accessoriesTulsa WorldThis image released by ShopCorkDesign.com shows a Tiger Bengal backpack made of a cork textile in Portugal. Cork. It’s…

Teen driver dies, 3 others hurt in Conroe crash – Chron.com

Chron.comA teenage girl died and three other teens were injured in a traffic crash late Sunday night along Interstate 45 in Conroe. Police have identified a teenage girl who died…

Many A’s past and present at All-Star Game – SFGate (blog)

Many A’s past and present at All-Star GameSFGate (blog)Not only is the current A’s team well represented in the 2014 All-Star team, but also Oakland players of the past are…

Paris Haute Couture Fashion Week Inspiration – E! Online

E! OnlineWith Paris Haute Couture fashion week wrapped, it’s time to gush about all the haute looks (pun totally intended). Our hearts nearly stopped when Charlize Theron stepped out in…

Ferrari showroom and office tower planned for downtown near Public Square – The Plain Dealer

Ferrari showroom and office tower planned for downtown near Public SquareThe Plain DealerThe Ferrari dealership is part of a 20-story office and condominium project planned for the sliver of land…

Live updates: 2014 NBA Summer League Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Philadelphia … – The Plain Dealer

The Plain DealerThe Cleveland Cavaliers return to the court on Monday night for their final game of the preliminary rounds at the 2014 NBA Summer League. Get scoring updates and…