Zennie Abraham | Zennie Abraham or "Zennie62" is the founder of Zennie62Media which consists of zennie62blog.com and a multimedia blog news aggregator and video network, and 78-blog network, with social media and content development services and consulting. Zennie is a pioneer video blogger, YouTube Partner, social media practitioner, game developer, and pundit. Note: news aggregator content does not reflect the personal views of Mr. Abraham.
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moscow

Putin foe Navalny avoids detention during new Russian trial – Reuters Canada

Reuters CanadaMOSCOW (Reuters) – A Russian court rejected a request by prosecutors to put Kremlin foe Alexei Navalny behind bars during a second trial on theft charges, leaving one of President Vladimir Putin’s most prominent critics under house arrest. Navalny, who …Moscow court extends house arrest for Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny instead of …The RepublicRussia […]

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Entertainment

TV Ratings: ‘Survivor’ and ‘Modern Family’ lead, but FOX still tops Wednesday – HitFix

HitFixAmong adults 18-49, FOX averaged a 2.1 rating for Wednesday night, tops in the key demographic. ABC was second with a 1.7 key demo rating, followed closely by CBS’ 1.5 key demo rating. NBC’s 1.0 key demo rating was fourth, with The CW averaging a …TV ratings: Fox wins as ‘Idol’ rises; ‘Modern Family’ is […]

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malaysia airlines

Malaysia Airlines flight MH370: Officials say beach debris is not from missing … – Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning HeraldIt is understood the man immediately made a possible connection between his discovery and the search for Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 but when he first contacted police officers, it is believed they did not show much interest in his report …Malaysia Airlines MH370: Material on Australian shore not from jetCBC.caSearch for flight MH370SBSMissing […]

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NFL

Best Buy steps up to help Minneapolis’ bid for 2018 Super Bowl – Rick Kupchella’s BringMeTheNews

Rick Kupchella’s BringMeTheNewsThe National Football League’s 32 team owners are getting a pricey piece of equipment via Best Buy as the decision looms over whether Minneapolis will host the Super Bowl in 2018. The Star Tribune reports that the Richfield-based electronic retailer is …Best Buy puts iPads in Minneapolis’ Super Bowl swag bags for NFL […]

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San Francisco

1888 shipwreck in San Francisco Bay hailed as big historical find – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesThe rediscovery near the Golden Gate Bridge of a 202-foot-long passenger steamship that sank in 1888 is being hailed as restoring an important historical link to San Francisco’s early Chinese American community. The City of Chester was headed up the …Long-Lost Wreck Off San Francisco Recalls Anti-Chinese HistoryNPR (blog)Images released of 1888 shipwreck […]

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Atlanta

Will Nene Leakes Leave Real Housewives of Atlanta? “It Can Be Very Negative … – E! Online

E! OnlineWhile both Kenya Moore and Porsha Williams’ future on The Real Housewives of Atlanta are up in the air after the shocking brawl that went down between them during the reunion special, another Housewife may not be returning next season. Fan favorite …‘Real Housewives of Atlanta Reunion’ Brawl: Was Porsha ‘Drunk?’ (VIDEO)Christian Post‘Real Housewives […]

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GDC

New ESA Report Offers Stats Galore on American Gaming Trends – Game Politics

Game PoliticsMore than 50 percent of American households believe that video games help families spend more quality time together, according to the new Entertainment Software Association report, “Essential Facts About the Computer and Video Games Industry” (PDF).ESA study: More than 50% of families in the U.S. say games encourage family timeExaminer.comESA Finds Parents Believe Games […]

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Entertainment

Tony-winning actress stars in family-based play ‘Somewhere’ – CT Post

Tony-winning actress stars in family-based play ‘Somewhere’CT PostPlaying matriarch Inez Candelaria in the Hartford Stage production of “Somewhere” is much more than a job for Tony-winning actress Priscilla Lopez. The play was written by the star’s nephew, Matthew Lopez, and it’s set in Manhattan in the late 1950s … and more …read more Source: Actress […]

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seattle

Group seeks property-tax hike to preserve Seattle bus routes – The Seattle Times

The Seattle TimesAn initiative to raise Seattle property taxes will be filed this week to pay for bus service within the city, after King County voters rejected a ballot measure for transit and roads. The group Friends of Transit said Wednesday its proposed measure …Seattle property tax initiative aims at saving MetroKING5.comNew Metro rescue initiative; […]

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moscow

Kremlin verifies information on scale of clashes in Ukraine — Putin’s … – ITAR-TASS

ITAR-TASSMOSCOW, April 24. /ITAR-TASS/. Kremlin is verifying information on the scale of clashes in southeastern Ukraine, the Russian presidential spokesman, Dmitry Peskov, told reporters on Thursday. “The information is being verified,” he said. “It’s …Russia threatens response if pro-Kremlin rebels attacked in UkraineRaw StoryUkraine Accuses Kremlin Agents of Coordinating Separatist UnrestWall Street JournalKhodorkovsky: Russia loses […]

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San Francisco

Paul McCartney to play farewell to Candlestick concert in August – San Jose Mercury News

San Jose Mercury NewsSAN FRANCISCO — Paul McCartney announced today on his website that he will be performing at Candlestick Park in August, the final concert at the former home of the Giants and 49ers, according to the singer’s website. McCartney will be performing Aug.McCartney announces Candlestick Park concertKTVU San FranciscoPaul McCartney to play Candlestick’s […]

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tech

Economics = MC^2 … A Portrait of the Modern Physics Startup – PR Newswire (press release)

Economics = MC^2 … A Portrait of the Modern Physics StartupPR Newswire (press release)“Small startups have replaced corporate research centers as the drivers of American innovation,” said Orville Butler, a former historian at the American Institute of Physics (AIP) and coauthor of a new AIP report on physics startups. The report, titled … and more […]

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moscow

Putin Appoints Acting Sakha Governor to Fortify Kremlin’s Regional Clout – The Moscow Times

Putin Appoints Acting Sakha Governor to Fortify Kremlin’s Regional CloutThe Moscow TimesA decree published on the Kremlin website said Borisov’s request had been accepted, making it the thirteenth time a regional governor has been dismissed this year, though several have subsequently been reappointed. Some analysts have linked the wave … …read more Source: Moscow Kremlin […]

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ukraine

Russia to Start Drills, Warning Ukraine Over Mobilization – New York Times

New York TimesSLOVYANSK, Ukraine — Ukrainian forces moved Thursday against pro-Russian forces manning checkpoints outside this eastern Ukraine city, killing and wounding a still undetermined number of people and prompting Russia to launch what the country’s …Russia Launches Military Exercises at Ukraine BorderWall Street JournalPutin issues new threat as pro-Russia forces mobilizeUSA TODAYUkraine tense as […]

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San Francisco

Paul McCartney Announces ‘Farewell to Candlestick: The Final Concert’ San … – Rock Cellar Magazine

Rock Cellar MagazineIt’s official: Sir Paul McCartney will help close Candlestick Park in San Francisco with a big concert on August 14th. At the Outside Lands Music & Arts Festival last August, Macca revealed that he had discussed the possibility of playing a final event … …read more Source: San Francisco Concert News From Google […]

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London

London’s Gherkin put into receivership – The Guardian

The GuardianThe landmark Gherkin building in London’s Square Mile has been put into receivership 10 years after its completion transformed the capital’s skyline. Deloitte has been appointed receiver to the 41-storey landmark tower in the City of London, whose …London’s iconic Gherkin tower goes into receivership after defaultsTimes ColonistLondon’s Gherkin tower enters receivershipReutersLondon’s Gherkin Tower […]

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NFL

Analysis: ’20 Fun Facts’ about the 2014 NFL schedule – FOXSports.com

FOXSports.comOn paper, the fourth-place Raiders — six games against the AFC West, four against the NFC West, four against the AFC East — might have the NFL’s toughest schedule. However, let’s look at the bright side here: Oakland visits New York (Jets), New …Peyton Manning vs. the NFL schedule makersWashington Post (blog)Indianapolis Colts Schedule 2014: […]

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San Francisco

‘Legends of Candlestick’ to return for final football game – abc7news.com

abc7news.comSan Francisco 49ers quarterback Joe Montana raises his helmet toward the crowd as he leaves the field following the team’s 55-10 victory over the Denver Broncos in the Super Bowl in New Orleans, La., Jan. 28, 1990. (AP Photo). Tags: candlestick park …Vernon Davis: San Francisco 49ers need to win a Super Bowl titleFanSidedVernon Davis: […]

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Sports

Were the Seahawks denied primetime home games because they’re too good? – USA TODAY

USA TODAYOne of the biggest surprises of the NFL’s 2014 schedule unveiling was the lack of primetime home games for the reigning Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks. Other than the customary Thursday night opener, in which Seattle plays host to the Green Bay …NFL reportedly ‘wary’ of giving Seahawks primetime coverage at homeSI.comDid Seahawks’ home […]

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honolulu

Obama rejects notion that trade deal is in danger – Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Obama rejects notion that trade deal is in dangerHonolulu Star-AdvertiserTOKYO (AP) — As trade negotiators struggled to overcome their differences, President Barack Obama on Thursday rejected suggestions that an Asia-Pacific trade deal is in danger and urged the U.S. and Japan to take bold steps to complete an agreement … and more …read more Source: […]

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Entertainment

Fan dubs ‘Star Wars’ with mouth-made sound effects – CNET

Fan dubs ‘Star Wars‘ with mouth-made sound effectsCNETSo when YouTube user Hudson Hongo replaced the sound effects of not only lightsabers, but Chewbacca’s roar, footsteps, security alarms, frightened R2-D2, the destruction of Alderaan, and more with his own voice in “Star Wars: Bad Foley Edition,” the …‘Star Wars: Bad Foley Edition’ Is A Glimpse Of […]

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tech

US to propose pay-for-priority Internet standards – Washington Post

Washington PostLOS ANGELES — The Federal Communications Commission is set to propose new Internet rules that would allow Internet service providers to charge content companies for faster delivery of their services over the so-called “last mile” connection to people’s …RIP net neutrality 2003 – 2014: FCC chairman signals ‘two-speed web’RegisterSo long, net neutrality? FCC to […]