Cuban national in custody in 2009 slaying of former partner in Las Vegas … – Las Vegas Sun

Cuban national in custody in 2009 slaying of former partner in Las Vegas …Las Vegas SunA Cuban national is in custody in Las Vegas, accused in the 2009 slaying of…

Dallas Cowboys 2014 offseason preview – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.comAnd late in the season, after beating the Raiders and Giants in back-to-back weeks, Dallas was 7-5 with a seemingly good shot at landing their first division title since 2009.…

Unmask your inner super hero at Sacramento’s Comic Con – Lodi News-Sentinel

Unmask your inner super hero at Sacramento’s Comic ConLodi News-SentinelGareb Shamus, CEO of Wizard Universe, poses with a Wookie character from “Star Wars” at the Big Apple Comic Con in…

‘Non-Stop’ To Battle ‘The Lego Movie’ At The Box Office This Weekend – RTT News

RTT NewsAfter three straight weekends of dominance, “The Lego Movie” could give up its number one box office slot this weekend to “Non-Stop,” an action-thriller starring Liam Neeson looking to…

Diving Into Kepler Data, Astronomers Discover Hundreds of Planets – New York Times

New York TimesKepler’s view of the sky taken in 2009. Its mission was to hunt for exoplanets among the approximately 4.5 million stars pictured here. Credit NASA/Ames/JPL-Caltech. the main story.…

An eye for fashion is fine for gifts and cards in Margate – Press of Atlantic City

An eye for fashion is fine for gifts and cards in MargatePress of Atlantic CityMARGATE — Barry Lipson spent decades in the garment business in New York, merchandising and designing…

Eddie Bauer sees profit on the horizon – The Seattle Times

Eddie Bauer sees profit on the horizonThe Seattle TimesEddie Bauer has been a storied Seattle name for nearly a century. But since mid-2009, when the outdoor apparel retailer was acquired…

Actor Sam Worthington charged with assaulting photographer in NY – Reuters

ReutersNEW YORK Feb 24 (Reuters) – Actor Sam Worthington, best known for his starring role in 2009 film “Avatar”, was arrested and charged with assaulting a photographer in Manhattan’s Greenwich…

Mia Farrow, Amazon Watch Ecuador’s Fool; Chevron China’s Cover

Mia Farrow and Amazon Watch have been revealed as Ecuador’s fools, while the country led by President Rafael Correa has, and continues to do oil deals and oil production that…

Do films get a box-office bump from Oscar? – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleWhen “Up” (2009) became the first animated film since “Beauty and the Beast” to be nominated for best picture, the total box office benefit was: $0. The May…

Las Vegas man pleads guilty to filing false tax claims – Las Vegas Sun

Las Vegas man pleads guilty to filing false tax claimsLas Vegas SunA Las Vegas man pleaded guilty on Wednesday to filing more than $120,000 in false tax claims between 2005…

Amusement, Absurdity and Abuse – New York Times

Amusement, Absurdity and AbuseNew York TimesLONDON — For 25 years before her death in 2009, Pina Bausch and her Tanztheater Wuppertal were an international phenomenon. But her singular genre of…

‘Lego Movie’ Beats ’80s Reboots to Stay Atop Box Office – Bloomberg

‘Lego Movie‘ Beats ’80s Reboots to Stay Atop Box OfficeBloomberg“The Lego Movie,” made for about $60 million according to Box Office Mojo, was directed by Chris Miller and Phil Lord,…

Black community pushed to end racial discrimination in Las Vegas – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-JournalCRAIG L. MORAN/LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL Ruth D’Hondt stands outside of her home at 500 Freeman Street in the Berkley Square neighborhood on Monday, November 23, 2009. The neighborhood…

The Ebony Fashion Fair: Changing History On The Catwalk – NPR

NPRThe Johnson Publishing Company, and its flagship publication, Ebony Magazine, helped to fashion the black middle-class in America for five decades. For 50 years, from 1958 until 2009, the Ebony…

Ex-prosecutor seeks new Chris Christie payback probe – 7Online.com

7Online.com“The pattern we’re seeing is you are rewarded for saying ‘yes’ and something seems to happen if you say ‘no,'” said Weinberg, who ran against Christie as a lieutenant governor…

Ten standout photos from Snochi in Washington, DC – Washington Post (blog)

Washington Post (blog)It was D.C.‘s biggest snowstorm since the Snowmageddon winter of 2009-2010. Whereas recent snows offered photographers just a dusting or light covering to work with, Snochi’s 7-18 inches…

Michelle Malkin’s #MyRightWingBiracialFamily Great Social Media Effort, Masks Ugly Truth

The “#MyRightWingBiracialFamily social media effort was started by conservative blogger Michelle Malkin, and where she used social media to start a campaign encouraging conservatives who are in biracial families to…

Sienna Miller is contrite, topless in ‘Esquire UK’ – CNN

CNN(EW.com) — Why did Sienna Miller fall off Hollywood’s radar shortly after the 2009 release of G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra? The answer’s simple, according to Miller herself: “I…

Gay Sex is a Crime and Will Stay a Crime, Says India’s Top Judges – TIME

TIMEIndia’s Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected petitions from the government and gay rights activists to review an earlier decision that recriminalized gay sex in the country. In December last year,…

Super Bowl XLVIII: Seattle Seahawks Vs. Denver Broncos

This Super Bowl Sunday, the Seattle Seahawks will take on the Denver Broncos in Super Bowl XLVIII, the first Super Bowl in the New York City region, and one originally…

Usher flies to Panama for ‘sit down’ with Justin Bieber – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsJustin Bieber’s Panamanian getaway appears to be the perfect setting for an intervention. Usher, who discovered the 19-year-old pop star in 2009, has reportedly flown down to…

Oakland’s ‘Bonnie And Clyde’ At Large In Honda, Grey, 6HDX632

Oakland, has so many robberies and burglaries, that it was just a matter of time before we had a white male and female team get into the act, and that’s…

Jimmy Fallon talks ‘Tonight’ transition – USA TODAY

USA TODAYJimmy Fallon inherits The Tonight Show crown Feb. 17, as only the sixth host in its nearly 60-year history, with Will Smith and U2 as his first guests. But…

West: Elbow to Blake Griffin not “that big of a deal” – Indianapolis Star

Indianapolis StarOn Saturday night, David West was ejected from a game for the first time since Feb. 8, 2009. Loading… Post to Facebook. West: Elbow to Blake Griffin not “that…

Laura Linney, 49, gives birth to baby boy – USA TODAY

USA TODAYLaura Linney is starting the new year as a new mom. The actress, 49, gave birth to a baby boy on Jan. 8, reportsPeople. The baby’s name is Bennett…

Hundreds flee homes as heatwave fans Australia bushfires – Reuters

ReutersSYDNEY (Reuters) – Extreme heat and high winds fanned dozens of bushfires across Australia on Friday, prompting hundreds to flee their homes in some of the worst conditions seen since…

Greg Oden on return: ‘Very happy’ – ESPN

ESPNMIAMI — For the first time in more than four years, Miami Heat center Greg Oden played in a regular-season game. Oden had not suited up since Dec. 5, 2009,…

Greg Oden dunks to score his first NBA points since 2009 – USA TODAY

USA TODAYFor the first time since December 4, 2009, Greg Oden is playing in an NBA game. He appeared in a preseason game for the Miami Heat in October, but…

Production Team Announced for 86th Annual Academy Awards! – Broadway World

Broadway WorldChoreographer Rob Ashford has worked on two previous Oscar telecasts, including last year’s show and the 81st Academy Awards in February 2009, for which he won an Emmy. Ashford…

Naomi Schaefer Riley – New York Post

Naomi Schaefer RileyNew York PostAccording to a recent New York Times piece on the subject, “Between the 2000 Census and the 2009-2011 American Community Survey figures, the number of [multigenerational]…

Ugandan parliament passes anti-gay bill that includes life in prison – CNN

CNN(CNN) — After years of controversy, the Ugandan parliament has passed a bill that punishes certain acts of homosexuality with life in prison. A Ugandan lawmaker first introduced the bill…

The Weinstein Brothers Get Back Together With Miramax – Businessweek

BusinessweekBob, left, and Harvey Weinstein, outside the Mann Chinese Theater in Los Angeles on Aug. 10, 2009. After eight years, Harvey and Bob Weinstein are finally back with Miramax. Weinstein…

China puts photocopier on the moon – Register

RegisterChina’s National Space Administration, as the outfit’s website hasn’t had meaningful updates since 2009, so we’re reliant on state media service Xinhua for the news that the Chang’e-3 lander touched…

Khloe Kardashian and Lamar Odom: 5 Signs Divorce Was Coming – ABC News

ABC NewsAfter months of speculation and rumors, Khloe Kardashian filed for divorce from Lamar Odom on Friday. With the NBA player’s alleged drug use and reports of infidelity, it seemed…