Ex-Guantanamo Bay detainee Moazzam Begg charged with terror offences – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.ukA former Guantanamo Bay detainee who received an estimated £1 million compensation from the government has appeared in court charged with terrorism offences. Moazzam Begg is charged with providing instruction … Read More

With Hamilton hurting, will Angels limp into season again? – FOXSports.com

FOXSports.comMike Trout is dominating headlines these days, and he should. He’s 22 years old, the best all-around player in baseball, with second-place MVP finishes in both of his full seasons … Read More

Trout’s Deal Sets Record, But It’s for Only $1 Million – New York Times

New York TimesMike Trout has his first seven-figure contract. Up ahead is what figures to be a nine-figure deal. “It feels good,” Trout said Wednesday after agreeing to a $1 … Read More

Nightengale: MIke Trout, Angels should soon find peace – USA TODAY

USA TODAYMike Trout finally landed the record-setting deal everyone has been breathlessly awaiting Wednesday morning, assuring he will remain property of the Los Angeles Angels through 2020. He signed a … Read More

The Yankees will pay A-Rod more to sit out than the Angels will pay Mike Trout … – USA TODAY

USA TODAYMike Trout and the Los Angeles Angels agreed to a one-year, $1 million contract on Wednesday. A million dollars is a lot of money, but the rate seems borderline … Read More

Mike Trout’s one-year deal sets up long-term extension – USA TODAY

USA TODAYTEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Mike Trout has his first seven-figure contract. Up ahead is what figures to be a nine-figure deal. “It feels good,” Trout said Wednesday after agreeing … Read More

Baseball-Angels reward young Trout with million-dollar salary – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneFeb 26 (Reuters) – The Los Angeles Angels agreed to a record $1 million, one-year contract for 22-year-old center fielder Mike Trout on Wednesday, setting a positive tone for … Read More

Box office: ‘Lego Movie’ dominates ‘Pompeii’ and ‘Kill’ with $7.3 million Friday – HitFix

HitFixStarring Kevin Hart, “Night’s” domestic total stands at $33 million, while “Men” has earned $52.1 million since opening. Look for continuing box office updates throughout the weekend and holidays on … Read More

After topping box office, ‘Lego Movie’ sequel set for May 2017 – Reuters

Reuters“The Lego Movie,” voiced by an all-star cast including Will Ferrell, Will Arnett and Elizabeth Banks, opened with $69.1 million in its first weekend earlier this month and is expected … Read More

Colin Farrell’s Romantic Movie ‘Winter’s Tale’ Bombs — Here’s Your Box-Office … – Business Insider

Business InsiderNo one wanted to go out and see Colin Farrell’s Valentine’s Day flick “Winter’s Tale.” The Warner Bros.’ picture flopped over President’s Day weekend bringing in $8.1 million. The … Read More

Local artist smashes $1 million Ai Weiwei vase on exhibit at Miami’s Pérez Art … – MiamiHerald.com

MiamiHerald.comMaximo Caminero said he did it to protest the type of artists showcased at Pérez Art Museum Miami. A security guard saw him hoist the pottery worth $1 million to … Read More

Miami artist destroys $1 million Ai Weiwei vase in protest – CNN International

CNN International(CNN) — He’s been photographed dropping vases before — but that doesn’t mean it’s OK for just anyone to do it. Ai Weiwei has made a name for himself … Read More

Ai Weiwei Vase Is Destroyed by Protester at Miami Museum – New York Times

New York TimesMIAMI — Officials at the recently inaugurated Pérez Art Museum Miami confirmed on Monday that a valuable vase by the Chinese dissident artist Ai Weiwei had been deliberately … Read More

Craig Kimbrel agrees to 4-year deal – ESPN

ESPNThe Atlanta Braves have agreed to terms with Craig Kimbrel on a four-year contract worth $42 million, avoiding salary arbitration with the All-Star closer. Kimbrel gets a $1 million signing … Read More

‘Robocop’ Tops ‘Lego Movie’ in Debut as Storms Whack Box Office – TheWrap

TheWrap“Robocop” knocked “The Lego Movie” out of the top spot at the domestic box office with a $2.8 million opening day Wednesday. Warner Bros.’ animated comedy was second with $2.1 … Read More

Box office update: ‘The Lego Movie’ builds a $17.1 million Friday, ‘Monuments … – Entertainment Weekly

Entertainment WeeklyThe toys of everyone’s youth are on track to strike box office gold. Warner Bros.’ The Lego Movie (Cinema Score: A) pulled in an astonishing $17.1 million Friday, far … Read More

New York Fashion Week: Chaos on the Runway – Businessweek

BusinessweekDespite its glitz, buzz, and Instagram potential, New York Fashion Week (Feb. 6 to Feb. 13) has deceptively simple business goals. Designers spend as much as $1 million to stage … Read More

Neiman Marcus says about 1.1 million cards hacked – USA TODAY

USA TODAYSAN FRANCISCO – Neiman Marcus said Thursday that about 1.1 million customer credit and debit cards may have been hacked by malicious software. The sophisticated, self-concealing malware was “clandestinely” … Read More

UN Says Aid Crisis Worsens In Central African Republic – New York Times

New York TimesGENEVA — The number of people displaced by fighting between Muslim and Christian militias and vigilantes in the Central African Republic has more than doubled in the past … Read More

Report: Jimbo Fisher signs new contract with Florida State – USA TODAY

USA TODAYWeeks after reportedly agreeing to terms on a new contract with Florida State, head football coach Jimbo Fisher signed a new deal Tuesday morning, a high-ranking university source has … Read More

Revelers start ringing in 2014 – USA TODAY

USA TODAYCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Exploding fireworks sprayed from Sydney’s iconic opera house and harbor bridge at midnight Tuesday as the world began ushering in a new year. More than … Read More

NY man wins over $700G from lottery ticket found after Superstorm Sandy – Fox News

Fox NewsIt was the ultimate case of delayed gratification for 27-year-old Marvin Rosales-Martinez. The Hicksville, N.Y. man was working as a landscaper one month after Superstorm Sandy rocked the tri-state … Read More

For New York lottery winner, $1 million was blowing in the wind – CNN

CNNNew York (CNN) — In the post-Superstorm Sandy destruction, New York landscaper Marvin Rosales Martinez was clearing storm debris with a leaf blower when he discovered an unknown treasure hidden … Read More

Disney CEO’s Pay Package Shrunk 7 Percent in 2013 – ABC News

ABC NewsDisney CEO Bob Iger’s pay package shrank 7 percent for 2013, despite the entertainment company’s strong financial performance during the year. Iger received compensation valued at $34.3 million for … Read More

‘X Factor’ crowns Season 3 champ – USA TODAY

USA TODAYThree final acts duked it out one last time Thursday night, vying to be named X Factor champ for Season 3 and to snag a $1 million recording contract … Read More

Xbox One sales reach 2 million units, now in dead heat with PS4 – GameSpot

GameSpotMicrosoft announced today that Xbox One worldwide sales have reached more than 2 million consoles, bringing the company’s new system nearly on par with Sony’s PlayStation 4, which has sold … Read More