Academy Awards 2014: Will Oscars’ return to tradition mark a TV win? – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesMarch 1, 2014, 5:00 a.m.. They’ve tried edgy and tinkered with experimental. But the producers of the 86th Academy Awards telecast believe that what America really wants is … Read More

What’s next for Winter Olympics after Sochi? – The Japan Times

The Japan TimesSOCHI, RUSSIA – The sheer cost, size and scale of the Sochi Olympics has outstripped anything done before. The question for future Winter Games is clear: Can anyone … Read More

Apple’s Tim Cook picks a fight with climate change deniers – Fortune

Fortune[A] self-described conservative think tank was pushing a shareholder proposal that would have required Apple to disclose the costs of its sustainability programs and to be more transparent about its … Read More

‘Shaadi Ke Side Effects’ Box Office Collection: Farhan-Vidya Starrer Earns ₹5 … – International Business Times, India Edition

International Business Times, India [email protected]: Watched #ShaadiKeSideEffects ! Must say, an amazing movie with splendid performances by the leads. @FarOutAkhtar you were stupendous! @manavpurohit: Movie with meaning and message. Must … Read More

Foreigners detained as Venezuela protesters, security clash – Business Recorder

Business Recorderimage CARACAS: At least 41 people, including foreign reporters, were arrested in Caracas late Friday as security forces battled protesters angry at the policies of Venezuela’s leftist government. National … Read More

Apple CEO teases new products; takes pot shots at Google and other competitors – NDTV

NDTVApple Inc sold more than $1 billion of Apple TV set-top boxes in 2013 and is investing heavily in the next generation of products, Chief Executive Tim Cook said at … Read More

Native Americans spent 10000 years in Bering Strait, a 1000 X 3000 mile area – Northern Voices Online

Northern Voices OnlineNative Americans spent 10000 years in Bering Strait a 1000 X 3000 mile area. There were several question marks about their origin and how they landed here. Now … Read More

Native Americans lived in Bering Strait for millennia: study – Business Standard

Business StandardEarly Native Americans spent millenia living on the Bering Land Bridge now buried under water before they appeared in Alaska and the rest of the North America, researchers has … Read More

Honolulu pub Pint + Jigger opening second location – Pacific Business News (Honolulu) (blog)

Honolulu pub Pint + Jigger opening second locationPacific Business News (Honolulu) (blog)Popular Honolulu craft beer gastropub Pint + Jigger plans to open its second location on Oahu at the Hee … Read More

Bank of Tennessee names new Nashville market president – Nashville Business Journal (blog)

Bank of Tennessee names new Nashville market presidentNashville Business Journal (blog)“The wealth of knowledge that he has gained over the course of his banking career will enhance and continue to … Read More

Venezuelan protests persist at start of holiday – Washington Post

Washington PostCARACAS, Venezuela — The start of a weeklong string of holidays leading up to the March 5 anniversary of former President Hugo Chavez’s death did not completely pull protesters … Read More

Chicago’s Jeanne Gang eyes SF skyline – San Francisco Chronicle (blog)

San Francisco Chronicle (blog)The local office of developer Tishman Speyer confirmed Thursday that it has hired Chicago’s Jeanne Gang to design a tower on one of the city-owned lots near … Read More

Caron Butler bypasses Heat for Thunder; Granger to Clippers – Sun-Sentinel

Sun-SentinelWhat you see very well might be what you get from the Miami Heat the balance of the season. Which, of course, based on the team’s recent play lately, isn’t … Read More

Honolulu law firm will represent Kauai County in GMO lawsuit – Pacific Business News (Honolulu) (blog)

Honolulu law firm will represent Kauai County in GMO lawsuitPacific Business News (Honolulu) (blog)Carvalho pointed out that the administration will continue to move forward with drafting administrative rules for implementing … Read More

Godzilla Will Fight Other Monsters in Upcoming Reboot Says Director Gareth … – International Business Times UK

International Business Times UKGareth Edwards, whose Godzilla reboot for Legendary Pictures is set for release in May, has confirmed that the titular nuclear-powered beastie will fight other monsters in the … Read More

Architect Jeanne Gang to design San Francisco tower – San Francisco Business Times

San Francisco Business TimesTishman Speyer has hired architect Jeanne Gang to design a building near the future Transbay Transit Center in San Francisco. Few details of the project, planned for … Read More

OPTIC PERV: UK spies on MILLIONS of Yahoo! webcam sex chats – Register

RegisterBritish spies allegedly intercepted and stored nude pics and other stills from millions of Yahoo! Messenger webcams – and mulled capturing snaps from the XBox’s Kinect camera, too. The UK … Read More

Nashville will apply to host Democratic National Convention – Nashville Business Journal (blog)

Nashville will apply to host Democratic National ConventionNashville Business Journal (blog)Nashville officials will take up an offer from the Democratic National Committee to apply to host the party’s 2016 nominating … Read More

Hot Topic: FINAL – Winter Olympics 2014 – Business Wire (press release)

Hot Topic: FINAL – Winter Olympics 2014Business Wire (press release)Business Wire, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is the global leader in press release distribution and regulatory disclosure. Investor relations, public relations, … Read More

Official Minecraft movie coming from Warner Bros – GameSpot

GameSpotLooks like Warner Bros has been tapped to be working on a potential Minecraft movie. Creator Markus “Notch” Persson revealed the news on Twitter earlier today. According to Notch’s post … Read More

California court rules it is okay for drivers to check mobile maps – PCWorld

PCWorldAn appeals court in California ruled that it is legal for a person to hold his phone to look at a map application while driving, though he is prohibited from … Read More

Ex-NFL Star Sharper Surrenders to Police on Rape Charges – NBCNews.com

NBCNews.comFormer New Orleans Saints star and NFL Network commentator Darren Sharper voluntarily surrendered to police late Thursday after they issued an arrest warrant for the alleged rapes of two women … Read More

17 fun facts about the Academy Awards – USA TODAY

USA TODAYNumber of spokes the reel has: 5 for the 5 original branches of the Academy (writers, technicians, producers, actors and directors). 8. Number of Oscar statuettes created for the … Read More

New York Knicks vs. Miami Heat: Live Score and Analysis – Bleacher Report

Bleacher ReportThis season, the burden has been almost entirely on Carmelo Anthony’s shoulders, and the losses are adding up. For the Heat, the key will be how LeBron James responds … Read More

How corporate America forced Arizona bill’s veto – The Seattle Times

The Seattle TimesWhen an important social issue intersected with business in Arizona, Corporate America decided it was time to take a stand. By SCOTT MAYEROWITZ. AP Business Writer. PREV of … Read More