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

Non-Stop: Bring back the Liam Neeson who likes to wreak vengeance – The Globe and Mail

The Globe and MailNo one beats the living hell out of bad guys so thoroughly enjoyably on screen as Liam Neeson. It makes no sense, but there it is. The … Read More

‘Non-Stop’ movie review: Liam Neeson takes his action-star act to the not-so … – The Times-Picayune

The Times-PicayuneIf you ever find yourself a passenger on a plane with Liam Neeson, do yourself a huge favor and switch flights. Nothing good will come of sharing a flight … Read More

Crimea Parliament Seized; Ousted Ukraine President Issues Defiant Statement – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalRussian forces began exercises on Thursday, as armed pro-Russia activists took over the Crimean parliament building and fugitive former Ukraine president Viktor Yanukovych released a defiant statement. Via … Read More

Visit the Frozen Tundra Using Google Street View – Bloomberg

BloombergFeb. 27 (Bloomberg) — Bloomberg Television’s “Lunch Money” Host Adam Johnson looks at places to go using Google street view. (Source: Bloomberg). Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered … Read More

Lisa Kudrow’s Ex-Manager — Let ME Eat Cake! Celebrates $1.6 Million Victory – TMZ.com

TMZ.comHere’s a nice “IN YOUR FACE” moment for Lisa Kudrow — her ex-manager hit the Internet to boast about his $1.6 million victory over her … with a fat piece … Read More

Ukraine warns Russia against ‘aggression’ in Crimea – BBC News

BBC NewsHe said Russia’s troops from Russia’s Black Sea Fleet should not move outside their naval base in Sebastopol. The warning comes after armed men seized Crimea’s regional parliament and … Read More

Russia flexes military muscle as tensions rise in Ukraine’s Crimea region – CNN

CNNKiev, Ukraine (CNN) — Russia ordered surprise military exercises on Ukraine’s doorstep Wednesday as tensions in that country’s southern Crimea region simmered, with pro-Russian demonstrators facing off against rival protesters … Read More

Bill Murray on Harold Ramis: ‘He earned his keep on this planet. God bless him’ – Entertainment Weekly

Entertainment WeeklyHarold Ramis met Bill Murray when the latter was still a teenager in the 1960s. Ramis, who was six years older, worked with Murray’s brother, Brian, at Second City … Read More

The top five USA-Canada men’s hockey games of all time – USA TODAY

USA TODAYWe always talk about the USA-Russia hockey rivalry because of the 1980 Miracle on Ice. However, the USA-Canada rivalry is far more important to American and Canadian players, eh? … Read More

Members of Pussy Riot detained in Sochi; were planning anti-Putin song – CNN

CNNSochi, Russia (CNN) — Just six days to go in the Sochi Olympics, and the Games seemed to be going off without major political side effects. Not a hint of … Read More

Ukraine Opposition Plans March on Parliament After Merkel Talks – Businessweek

BusinessweekAn anti-government protester stands on a barricade in Kiev, on February 15, 2014. Photographer: Martin Bureau/AFP via Getty Images. Ukrainian opposition groups plan to march on parliament to push lawmakers … Read More

Weibrecht, Bode reach podium again – ESPN

ESPNKRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia — At age 36 and skiing in his fifth Olympics, Bode Miller earned his sixth medal Sunday to became the oldest medalist in alpine history. The greatest … Read More

Alpine skiing: Norwegian raider Jansrud plunders more gold – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneROSA KHUTOR, Russia (Reuters) – Special qualities are required to join the elite ranks of the so-called Attacking Vikings and Kjetil Jansrud revealed them in abundance to plunder more … Read More

Muppets creator Jim Henson’s son dies of massive heart attack at age 48 – Daily Mail

Daily MailJohn Paul Henson, son of late Muppets creator Jim Henson, has died from a heart attack on Long Island home at age 48. According to a statement posted on … Read More

Flappy envy: Google, Apple block games with ‘flappy’ titles – Atlanta Journal Constitution

Atlanta Journal ConstitutionFlappy Pig. Flappy Super Hero. ​Flappy Plane. Call it Flappy Fever, but numerous games with “Flappy” in the title are cropping up in app stores and it looks … Read More

VIDEO: Miley Cyrus Launches Bangerz Tour – Check Out Clips! – Broadway World

Broadway WorldMiley Cyrus launched her “Bangerz” Tour last night on Valentine’s Day in Vancouver. The Bangerz Tour is currently scheduled to hit 38 cities throughout The United States and Canada. … Read More

Review: You don’t need to know ‘About Last Night’ Special – DigitalJournal.com

DigitalJournal.comIn this remake of ‘About Last Night,’ two couples go from the bar to the bedroom and eventually attempt to see if their relationships will survive beyond four-posters. With Valentine’s … Read More

Kercher murder: Sollecito found near Austria border – BBC News

BBC NewsItalian police have found Raffaele Sollecito near the Austrian border after a court reinstated his guilty verdict for the murder of Briton Meredith Kercher in 2007. Sollecito’s passport was … Read More

Ukraine’s political crisis puts country at risk, military says – CNN

CNNKiev, Ukraine (CNN) — Ukraine’s military forces urged the President on Friday to act to restore stability, saying that a further escalation of the political unrest in the country threatens … Read More

2014 NBA scores: Rockets down Spurs, Melo lifts Knicks past C’s – Philly.com

Philly.comOn a busy NBA Tuesday, the rivalries were in full effect and a couple players named Anthony made history. The Houston Rockets had a built-in excuse against the Spurs on … Read More

Egypt army ‘backs Sisi as presidential candidate’ – BBC News

BBC NewsEgypt’s top military body has given its approval for army chief Field Marshal Abdul Fattah al-Sisi to run for the presidency, according to state media. Field Marshal Sisi led … Read More

Ukraine crisis: Protests to continue despite PM post offer – BBC News

BBC NewsUkrainian opposition leader Arseniy Yatsenyuk says protests will continue despite President Viktor Yanukovych’s offer to appoint him as prime minister. Mr Yatsenyuk said the opposition was generally ready to … Read More

Kiev Truce Falls Apart, And Unrest Resurges – New York Times

New York TimesOrthodox priests pray as they stand between protesters and the police in Kiev early Friday. Sergei Grits/Associated Press. KIEV, Ukraine — With President Viktor F. Yanukovych and antigovernment … Read More

Witnesses describe horrific scene in deadly fire at Quebec seniors’ home – The Globe and Mail

The Globe and MailThirty elderly people are unaccounted for after an intense night-time fire destroyed a Quebec seniors’ residence that was only partially equipped with sprinklers. The blaze began during … Read More

US Prepared to Send Envoy to N. Korea for Bae Release – Voice of America

Voice of AmericaThe United States is now waiting for North Korea to respond after offering to send a special envoy to Pyongyang to help win the release of jailed American … Read More

Group: Herded dolphins to be slaughtered at Japan’s Taiji Cove – CNN

CNNTokyo, Japan (CNN) — Cornered by fishermen, divers and boats, the bottlenose dolphins splashed frantically as they tried to escape their human captors in the infamous cove in Japan. Appearing … Read More