Wildfire is largest in state history – KING5.com

KING5.comThat’s more than four times the area of Seattle, which is 83.9 square miles. In all, some 200 homes have been lost in the Carlton Complex fire where nearly 300,000…

New York unions’ drive to kill tipping – New York Post

New York unions’ drive to kill tippingNew York PostThe Employment Policies Institute surveyed 5,000 people nationwide who reported earning tips and working in a restaurant, including 300 people in New…

Bob Hoffman To Keynote Radio Show – All Access Music Group

Bob Hoffman To Keynote Radio ShowAll Access Music GroupAdvertising luminary BOB HOFFMAN will present keynote address at the RADIO ADVERTISING BUREAU (RAB)/NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF BROADCASTERS (NAB)’s RADIO SHOW on SEPTEMBER…

Albuquerque ‘Homeless’ Double-Killing Survivor Says Teens Giggled – NBCNews.com

NBCNews.comThree New Mexico teenagers accused of beating to death two men who were sleeping in a vacant lot giggled as they delivered their blows, a survivor of the vicious attack…

Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson shooting quake movie in San Francisco this week – SFGate (blog)

SFGate (blog)But that shooting went off without a hitch, according to Lauren Machado, a spokeswoman for the San Francisco Film Commission, who said crews will be returning to the same…

Preparing for the Next Major Earthquake – WSIL TV

Preparing for the Next Major EarthquakeWSIL TVJACKSON CO. — The U.S. Geological Survey just updated its map on earthquake risks across the country. The map estimates a wider damage zone…

President Barack Obama to speak at Los Angeles Trade-Technical College … – Los Angeles Daily News

President Barack Obama to speak at Los Angeles Trade-Technical College …Los Angeles Daily NewsLOS ANGELES – In the midst of a 24-hour fundraising swing through Los Angeles, President Barack Obama…

Husband Wakes Up to Wife’s Sweet Social Media Surprise From Strangers – Mashable

Husband Wakes Up to Wife’s Sweet Social Media Surprise From StrangersMashableGary Hamilton is one lucky man — “the luckiest guy in the world,” if you ask him. The seasoned television…

Selena Gomez Asked Siedah Garrett To Write Songs For Her New Album – Idolator: All About The Music

Idolator: All About The MusicTalk about an unlikely bedfellows. Selena Gomez has asked R&B veteran Siedah Garrett to write tracks for her new LP. The woman who co-wrote Michael Jackson’s…

‘Jurassic World’ Exclusive Comic-Con 2014 Teaser Poster – Screen Rant

Screen RantTo whet fans’ appetites for more details about Jurassic World at San Diego Comic–Con 2014, Trevorrow today revealed an early teaser poster for the movie, designed by artist Mark…

Malaysia Airlines Crash: Rebels Hand Over Black Boxes – KTLA

KTLAThe long-awaited handover came hours after Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and U.S. President Barack Obama lashed out Monday at Russia over conditions at the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight…

Denver auditor hires two to help investigate DIA cost overruns – The Denver Post

Denver auditor hires two to help investigate DIA cost overrunsThe Denver PostDenver’s auditor is bringing two experts aboard to help figure out the cost overruns on the hotel and transit…

Local models strut their stuff at Fashion on the Shore 2014 – nwitimes.com

Local models strut their stuff at Fashion on the Shore 2014nwitimes.comWhen it comes to a runway fashion show, the clothes aren’t the only thing on display. Local models from all…

David Fox officially joins Nashville mayor’s race – The Tennessean

David Fox officially joins Nashville mayor’s raceThe TennesseanFormer Metro school board chairman David Fox is officially in the race to become Nashville’s next mayor. Fox appointed a campaign treasurer Monday,…

U.S. Movie Box Office Grosses for July 18 – July 20 – Bloomberg

U.S. Movie Box Office Grosses for July 18 – July 20BloombergThe following table has U.S. Movie Box Office figures provided by studios to Rentrak Corp. The amounts are based on…

This summer’s weather forecast? Confusing. – Chicago Tribune

This summer’s weather forecast? Confusing.Chicago TribuneShe likes to walk the dogs around the Loop, where she’ll see underdressed tourists shiver in the unwelcome, cooler weather. “If you’re in Chicago, you’ve…

Coach: Camp will halt Manziel talk – ESPN

ESPN“It’s something that was a hot topic for the offseason just because of who he is,” Pettine said Monday as the Cleveland Browns prepare for the start of training camp…

Raiders’ owner Mark Davis looking for better results – Inside Bay Area

Raiders’ owner Mark Davis looking for better resultsInside Bay Area“I’ll let Reggie answer that,” Davis said Monday at an exclusive interview at an East Bay restaurant. “I hired Reggie, and…

YouTube Creator Studio for iPhone receives first update, gaining editable tags … – 9 to 5 Google

YouTube Creator Studio for iPhone receives first update, gaining editable tags …9 to 5 GoogleFollowing the release of YouTube Creator Studio for iPhone a few weeks ago, Google seeded the…

Jurassic World Unveils A Special San Diego Comic-Con Poster – Cinema Blend

Cinema BlendBecause Universal Pictures doesn’t have a presentation scheduled at Hall H this year, it’s very unlikely that we will be getting the chance to see footage from Jurassic World…

AP Music Awards in Cleveland: Live coverage, tweets, photos, video & more – The Plain Dealer (blog)

AP Music Awards in Cleveland: Live coverage, tweets, photos, video & moreThe Plain Dealer (blog)Blink-182’s Mark Hoppus will handle hosting duties for the show, which features performances by Fall Out…

Winning squarely on players this time – ESPN (blog)

ESPN (blog)Tony Romo, Jason Garrett, Jason Witten Getty Images With head coach Jason Garrett basically still learning on the job, veterans Tony Romo and Jason Witten must use their influence…

YouTube star sued for copyright infringement over music in her videos – The Verge

The VergeUltra hit Phan with a lawsuit last week, claiming that the YouTube star has repeatedly been told she doesn’t possess the necessary rights to use tracks like Kaskade’s “4…

Scam tries to trade on state attorney’s title – MiamiHerald.com

Scam tries to trade on state attorney’s titleMiamiHerald.comThere is no Miami lawyer named Joseph Foster who works for the “State Attorney’s Office” — but that hasn’t stopped scammers from using…

Florida’s Tech Connect Program has Helped Launch Over 150 Startups – WCJB

Florida’s Tech Connect Program has Helped Launch Over 150 StartupsWCJBGAINESVILLE – Over 150 startups and millions of dollars later…a new report shows the progress UF’s Innovation Hub has made on…

Game developers Tanuki move from Seattle to Boise – Idaho Business Review

Game developers Tanuki move from Seattle to BoiseIdaho Business ReviewThe husband-and-wife team behind Tanuki Entertainment, which makes casual mobile and online games, has relocated to Boise from Seattle. Founder Matthew…

Maverick Carter: Return To Cavs Made In LeBron’s Heart – Dime Magazine

Maverick Carter: Return To Cavs Made In LeBron’s HeartDime MagazineIt’s long been assumed that LeBron James’ family and circle of advisors has preferred he eventually return to the Cleveland Cavaliers.…

Dan Uggla to Giants: Latest Contract Details, Analysis and Reaction – Bleacher Report

Bleacher ReportAccording to Henry Schulman of the San Francisco Chronicle, Uggla agreed to a minor league deal and will report to the Fresno Grizzlies, the Giants‘ Triple-A affiliate, with the…

Obama bestows Medal of Honor on veteran – azcentral.com

azcentral.com“That little post was on the verge of falling, giving the enemy a perch to devastate the base below,” Obama said in a White House ceremony. “Against that onslaught, one…

San Francisco 49ers to let Colin Kaepernick lead, fill NaVorro Bowman void … – The Oregonian (blog)

The Oregonian (blog)The 49ers are bracing to be without two of their best linebackers, injured NaVorro Bowman (a devastating left knee injury sustained in the NFC championship game) and perhaps…

Rick Perry: Texas to dispatch 1000 guardsmen to border – USA TODAY

USA TODAYAUSTIN — Up to 1,000 National Guards troops are headed to Texas’ southern border to help collar criminals, as thousands of undocumented youth continue to migrate illegally over the…

Hidden network packet sniffer in MILLIONS of iPhone, iPads – expert – Register

RegisterPlus host of spying tools. But Apple’s backdoor not totally open for all, guru tells us. By Iain Thomson, 21 Jul 2014. 11. Related stories. Why has sexy Apple gone…

Charge: SF guard posed as cop to assault immigrants – SFGate

SFGate(07-21) 14:42 PDT SAN FRANCISCO — A licensed security guard from San Francisco posed as a police officer in an effort to sexually assault recent Central American immigrants, authorities said…

Women’s soccer legend Mia Hamm surprises youth players in Baltimore – Baltimore Sun

Baltimore SunHamm was — and for many, still is — the face of women’s soccer in the United States. But the apex of her brilliant career, which included two FIFA…

The Seven Weirdest Questions That People Asked Hillary Clinton On Facebook – Daily Beast

The Seven Weirdest Questions That People Asked Hillary Clinton On FacebookDaily BeastThe Oscar winning French filmmaker sat down with Marlow Stern to discuss his latest surrealist picture, Mood Indigo, behind-the-scenes…