Academy Awards 2014: Foreign Language Films – Huffington Post

Academy Awards 2014: Foreign Language FilmsHuffington PostThis is the third time that actor Mads Mikkelsen has starred in a film that earned an Academy Award Foreign Language nomination. The previous…

Heroes Gets Reborn As An Event Miniseries Set For 2015 At NBC – Cinema Blend

Cinema BlendHeroes lives! Or it’s technically being “reborn” in the form of an event series. NBC made the official announcement this weekend, releasing a brief teaser that revives the eclipse…

‘Heroes’ are ‘reborn’ in 13-episode revival – USA TODAY

USA TODAYNBC’s sci-fi series Heroes is being revived as a 13-episode limited series, with creator Tim Kring back at the helm but a new cast of characters and a self-contained…

Man sues Oakland over wrongful conviction – San Francisco Chronicle

Man sues Oakland over wrongful convictionSan Francisco ChronicleA man who was wrongly convicted of a 2006 shooting in Oakland filed a $32 million federal civil rights lawsuit Friday against the…

460 Grand Avenue Oakland Divides Adams Point At Lake Merritt

460 Grand Avenue is a planned development at a prime real estate address near Lake Merritt that, when finished, will offer 78 apartment units in a brand new five-story building.…

Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics: GB men secure place in curling semi-finals with … – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.ukWith his Olympic hopes hanging in the balance after two previous disappointments in Turin in 2006 and Vancouver four years ago, Murdoch delivered an inch-perfect stone, hitting one of his…

London fashion shows draw inspiration from painting, sportswear – Reuters

ReutersFord said he was confident his label, which he founded in 2006 after leaving Gucci and YSL, was on the way to becoming one of the top international fashion brands…

NFL Draft Reset 2006: Patriots Avoid Selecting Laurence Maroney In Redraft – NESN.com

NFL Draft Reset 2006: Patriots Avoid Selecting Laurence Maroney In RedraftNESN.com3 overall if they could redo the 2006 NFL draft. Eight years has past since the great draft debate of…

US women’s hockey crushes Sweden to reach gold medal game – CBS News

CBS NewsThe U.S. has medaled in every Winter Games since women’s hockey was added in 1998, and just once – with a loss to Sweden in the 2006 semifinals –…

Ellen Page: “I am here today because I am gay” – BBC News

BBC NewsActress Ellen Page, who starred as a pregnant teenager in Juno in 2006, has declared she is lesbian. “I am tired of hiding and I am tired of lying…

Actress Ellen Page reveals she is gay to audience – BBC News

BBC NewsActress Ellen Page, who starred as a pregnant teenager in Juno in 2006, has declared she is gay. “I am tired of hiding and I am tired of lying…

Capturing the Energy of Hood by Air – New York Times

Capturing the Energy of Hood by AirNew York TimesThe fashion devout are fully familiar with the cult street-wear label, founded in 2006 by Shayne Oliver and Raul Lopez and vaguely…

Mia Farrow Made Fool By Ecuador’s Rafael Correa In Chevron Case

Mia Farrow Made Fool By Ecuador’s Rafael Correa In Chevron Case. As reported over at The AmazonPost, since late 2013, Ecuador’s government, led by President Rafael Correa, has invited actors,…

Chevron Ecuador: Steve Donziger Gained $25 Million From Gaming, Phone Sex Entrepreneur

Chevron Ecuador Lawsuit plaintiff’s lawyer Steven Donziger might claim to be fighting for the indigenous poor of Ecuador, but he’s gotten rich from it in the process. Moreover, his money…

Meet Ravens New OC…Gary Kubiak

The Baltimore Ravens introduced their new offensive coordinator (OC), Gary Kubiak in a press conference on Monday. The position was vacant after former OC Jim Caldwell left the Ravens for…

Roger Goodell talks to Daily News about Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsRoger Goodell is presiding over his eighth Super Bowl since he was named commissioner in 2006. Super Bowl XLVIII on Feb. 2 at MetLife Stadium is unique…

London Property-Market Growth Cools After 2013 Surge – Businessweek

BusinessweekLondon house-price growth slowed in January after the best year since 2006 as values slid in the most expensive districts of Westminster and Kensington and Chelsea, Rightmove Plc said. Asking…

London House-Price Growth Slows After Strongest Year Since 2006 – Businessweek

BusinessweekPhotographer: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg. London house-price growth slowed in January after the best year since 2006 as values slid in the most expensive districts of Westminster and Kensington and Chelsea, Rightmove…

Far-flung fans build a New York nest to cheer on the Seahawks – The Seattle Times

Far-flung fans build a New York nest to cheer on the SeahawksThe Seattle Times… roar their approval during a playoff game last season. Coupeville native Brian Roundy, who moved to…

Scherzer, Tigers agree at $15525000 – Washington Post

Washington PostDETROIT — AL Cy Young Award winner has agreed to a one-year contract with the Detroit Tigers for $15,525,000, setting himself up for an even bigger payday when he…

Academy Awards 2014 nominations: Tom Hanks, Robert Redford, ‘The Butler … – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsThe year with the most black Oscar nominees is 2006, when Whitaker, Will Smith (“The Pursuit of Happyness”), Djimon Hounsou (“Blood Diamond”), Eddie Murphy and Jennifer Huson…

Ariel Sharon death in Israel: World reaction – BBC News

BBC NewsThere has been widespread reaction in Israel, the rest of the Middle East and across the world to the death of Ariel Sharon aged 85 at the Sheba Medical…

World leaders react to former Israeli prime minister Sharon’s death – USA TODAY

USA TODAYWorld leaders offered condolences in reaction to Ariel Sharon’s death Saturday. President Barack Obama released a statement saying, “Michelle and I send our deepest condolences to the family of…

Thomas capped Hall of Fame career with A’s – MLB.com

MLB.comOAKLAND — It was a classic incentive-laden, make-good contract. Frank Thomas just wanted a chance. Having been cast adrift by the White Sox eight years ago, Thomas found a new…

BCS title game: Gus Malzahn has led Auburn back to the top – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesGus Malzahn coached high school football for 14 years before he became a college assistant in 2006. Eight years later, he has guided Auburn to Monday’s Bowl Championship…

Israel ex-PM Ariel Sharon ‘deteriorates further’ – BBC News

BBC NewsThe condition of Israeli ex-PM Ariel Sharon – who has been in a coma since 2006 – is showing “a slow and gradual deterioration”, doctors say. In the latest…

Ex-Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon’s condition “life threatening” – euronews

euronewsReports from Israel say former prime minister and military leader Ariel Sharon’s condition has worsened and is “life threatening”. The 85-year-old who served as PM for five years has been…

Houston Texans Earn 2014 NFL Draft Number One Pick

The Houston Texans stand where they were before the 2006 NFL Draft: with the Number One Pick in the 2014 NFL Draft in May. The Texans, owned by Robert McNair,…

More Diversity in New York City’s Police Dept., but Blacks Lag – New York Times

New York TimesBy J. DAVID GOODMAN. Published: December 26, 2013. It is among Commissioner Raymond W. Kelly’s prouder legacies: A majority of the police officers in New York City are…

Japan’s Abe Visits Controversial War Shrine – Voice of America

Voice of AmericaJapanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has paid respects at a Tokyo war shrine that many of Japan’s neighbors see as a symbol of its militaristic past. The visit…

New Orleans Saints – TeamReport – Reuters

ReutersNFL Team Report – New Orleans Saints – INSIDE SLANT. One of the best road teams in the NFL since 2006, the New Orleans Saints are struggling as they prepare…

Ex-president of Atlanta synagogue killed in city plane crash – Jewish Telegraphic Agency

Ex-president of Atlanta synagogue killed in city plane crashJewish Telegraphic AgencyPeter Mallen, 67, the founder of a high-tech textile company and president of The Temple in Atlanta from 2004 to…

Record-Breaking Warmth in the East – The Weather Channel

Record-Breaking Warmth in the EastThe Weather ChannelIt’s not out of the question New York City could reach 70 degrees, if rain holds off. Central Park has recorded only eight Dec.…

Gary Kubiak Fired By Houston Texans One Month After Stroke

Gary Kubiak Fired By Texans. Think about that. And just at the time he was to address the media in a press conference that was scheduled for 11 AM CST,…

Urban Meyer makes the BCS case for SEC champ over Ohio State – USA TODAY

USA TODAYMeyer of 2006 knows that Meyer in 2013 hasn’t played anyone and he knows that who you play HAS to matter. By Dan Shanoff – December 3, 2013 at…