Honolulu attorney to help ex-soldier decide appeal – KHON2

Honolulu attorney to help ex-soldier decide appealKHON2HONOLULU (AP) – A federal judge is appointing a Honolulu defense attorney to help a former soldier decide whether he’ll appeal his murder conviction…

Central American kids to join Bay Area classrooms – Vallejo Times-Herald

Central American kids to join Bay Area classroomsVallejo Times-HeraldSome Bay Area schools are bracing for an influx. Others don’t know what to expect or haven’t thought about it. The Oakland…

Family mourns 3 people killed in southwest Atlanta house fire – Atlanta Journal Constitution

Atlanta Journal ConstitutionTwo of the victims “were discovered relatively early in the incident in the downstairs area,” Slaughter told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. “The third fire victim was found upstairs in…

Bloomington Expects Another Bump in Video Gaming – CIproud.com

CIproud.comThe city had only budgeted for about $5,000 in anticipated revenue from gaming, but ended up taking in nearly $400,000 from it. City leaders say it was a pleasant surprise,…

Alan Jackson Performing at Country Music Hall of Fame October 8 and 22 – WWGP 1050 AM

Alan Jackson Performing at Country Music Hall of Fame October 8 and 22WWGP 1050 AMAlan Jackson will perform as the 2014 Artist-in-Residence at the Country Music Hall of Fame’s CMA…

CBA Profit Up 10% to Record as Home Loans Boost Retail Bank – Bloomberg

CBA Profit Up 10% to Record as Home Loans Boost Retail BankBloombergFunds set aside to cover nonperforming loans rose 6.4 percent to A$496 million, the first since the six months…

Surgery ahead for Nick Swisher? Quick hits from Cleveland Indians manager … – The Plain Dealer – cleveland.com

The Plain Dealer – cleveland.comCLEVELAND, Ohio – Quick hits from manager Terry Francona’s pre-game press conference on Tuesday before the Indians played Arizona at Progressive Field. Surgery ahead? First baseman…

Were there UFOs over Houston? – KPRC Houston

KPRC HoustonPictures posted on Twitter Monday night and Tuesday morning show something floating through the skies over the Houston area. In one, a circular object appears to hover. In another…

Seattle Sounders vs. Chicago Fire | US Open Cup Semifinal Match Preview – MLSsoccer.com

MLSsoccer.comThe second semifinal of the 2014 Lamar Hunt US Open Cup semifinal match kicks off Wednesday night between the Seattle Sounders and Chicago Fire, two teams that are no strangers…

Role in Gaza Talks Signals a Comeback for Abbas – New York Times

New York TimesJERUSALEM — For months Israel called on President Mahmoud Abbas of the Palestinian Authority to break with Hamas, the Islamic group that controls Gaza, and to dismantle the…

Obama calls Turkey’s next president Erdogan for first time in months – RT

RTThis file photo shows US President Barack Obama and Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan make their way through the Colonnade for a joint press conference in the Rose Garden…

SWIC women’s soccer team preparing for season opener – Belleville News Democrat

SWIC women’s soccer team preparing for season openerBelleville News DemocratBELLEVILLE — After only one week of workouts, the Southwestern Illinois College women’s soccer team had its first intrasquad scrimmage on…

BYU Women’s Soccer Preview: What should we expect in 2014? – Vanquish The Foe

BYU Women’s Soccer Preview: What should we expect in 2014?Vanquish The FoeIn the last couple of years the BYU women’s soccer team has made their mark in Provo. With continued…

Sara Errani berates chair umpire over wrong call – Toronto Sun

Toronto SunItalian tennis player Sara Errani lost her mind after a blown call cost her a crucial point during her first-round match Tuesday at the Cincinnati Open. Facing Yanina Wickmayer…

Miami Heat add to backcourt sign swingman Reggie Williams – FOXSports.com

FOXSports.comThe Miami Heat announced the signing of free agent guard Reggie Williams on Tuesday. Williams played briefly for the Oklahoma City Thunder last season and has appeared in 180 NBA…

Man shot while driving car in East Oakland – San Jose Mercury News

Man shot while driving car in East OaklandSan Jose Mercury NewsOAKLAND — A man was shot and wounded Tuesday afternoon while driving his car in East Oakland, but continued to…

Loop shooting victim’s condition upgraded – Chicago Tribune

Loop shooting victim’s condition upgradedChicago TribuneChicago police units respond to the scene of a shooting at the Bank of America building in downtown Chicago. A man, who allegedly had been…

100 of the best things to do in London – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.ukIn terms of cultural attractions, world-class restaurants and unusual diversions, London is a city without compare. It is no exaggeration to say you could pursue a different recreational activity in…

Adult film actress Christy Mack suffers vicious beating, allegedly from MMA … – San Jose Mercury News

Adult film actress Christy Mack suffers vicious beating, allegedly from MMA …San Jose Mercury NewsPolice are looking for MMA fighter War Machine — aka Jon Koppenhaver — after he reportedly…

Stephen Curry: Golden State Warriors made the right choice on Kevin Love – FanSided

Stephen Curry: Golden State Warriors made the right choice on Kevin LoveFanSidedThe Golden State Warriors had a chance to acquire Minnesota Timberwolves’ star power forward Kevin Love, but refused to…

Nobody paying their pot fines in DC – The Cannabist

Nobody paying their pot fines in DCThe CannabistWASHINGTON — Nearly three dozen civil citations have been issued in the District of Columbia since marijuana possession was decriminalized, but so far…

Woman arrested second time for making meth in West Nashville home – WSMV Nashville

WSMV NashvilleA woman is behind bars facing drug charges for the second time in three months. Monica Adkins, 36, was arrested Tuesday morning on felony trespassing and drug charges after…

Why Atlanta Hawks Are a Real Threat in Remade Eastern Conference – Bleacher Report

Bleacher ReportThe Cleveland Cavaliers, regardless of whether they make their long-rumored trade for Kevin Love, are considered the presumptive favorites in the Eastern Conference. The Cavs are followed closely by…

Venus Williams’ comeback halted in W&S loss – Cincinnati.com

Cincinnati.comVenus Williams’ comeback was at least temporarily derailed Tuesday when she lost in the first round to Lucie Safarova, 7-6, 3-6, 4-6, in the Western & Southern Open. Loading… Post…

‘Candy Crush’ decline continues for King, shares fall – Reuters

ReutersSAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Social and mobile game company King Digital Entertainment Plc reduced its 2014 forecast after reporting lower-than-expected second-quarter revenue on Tuesday, as gamers continued to spend less…

First female winner for Fields maths medal – BBC News

BBC NewsAn Iranian-born mathematician has become the first ever female winner of the celebrated Fields Medal. In a landmark hailed as “long overdue”, Prof Maryam Mirzakhani was recognised for her…

Robin Williams’ USO tours made him a familiar face to military crowds – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesActor Robin Williams traveled to war zones in Kuwait, Iraq and Afghanistan to entertain the United Service Organization for more than a decade, and his time dedicated to…

The Water Challenge for New Orleans area environmental startups is moving to … – The Times-Picayune – NOLA.com

The Water Challenge for New Orleans area environmental startups is moving to …The Times-Picayune – NOLA.comThe Propeller social entrepreneurship incubator in Broadmoor now will house the effort, and it will…

Sons of Guns Star Arrested for Alleged Child Molestation – E! Online

E! OnlineWill Hayden was arrested on suspicion of child molestation, E! News confirms. The Sons of Guns star was arrested and booked in Louisiana on Saturday on charges of molestation…

LIVE UPDATES: Egypt proposes gradual easing of Gaza blockade, Palestinian … – Haaretz

HaaretzLIVE UPDATES: Egypt proposes gradual easing of Gaza blockade, Palestinian officials say. U.K. threatens to suspend arms export to Israel if Gaza fighting resumes; truce may be extended by 72…

Anthony Barr Highlights Vikings 2014 NFL Draft LB At NYC Subway Restaurant

Anthony Barr Highlights Vikings 2014 NFL Draft LB At NYC Subway Restaurant. Anthony Barr Highlights? Yes, in a way. Anthony Barr is the 2014 NFL Draft !st Round Pick of…

On Twitter, Mourning Is Collective – New York Times

On Twitter, Mourning Is CollectiveNew York TimesNews feeds on social media sites were transformed into highlight reels from his stand-up routines, his Academy Award acceptance speech, his performances in films…

Guisados tacos opens in downtown Los Angeles’ Spring Arcade – Los Angeles Times

Guisados tacos opens in downtown Los Angeles‘ Spring ArcadeLos Angeles TimesThere must be hundreds of restaurants selling tacos in downtown Los Angeles, but you wouldn’t have known it from the…

In Suburban New York, an Unlikely Link to a South Korean Ferry Disaster – New York Times

New York TimesBEDFORD, N.Y. — With its blue-and-gold regalia and its link to French royalty, the chocolate shop by the Bedford Hills train station looked as if it would fit…

#Fatkini body awareness campaign floods social media – New York Post

#Fatkini body awareness campaign floods social mediaNew York PostTo heck with counting calories and logging endless hours at the gym — thousands of plus-size women are accepting their bodies as…