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…

CTV to Live Stream Academy Awards – Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood ReporterTORONTO — Canadians will be able to watch the Academy Awards online for the first time ever on Sunday, after the CTV network agreed to unlock the live stream…

Hack Pauses Netflix for Sleeping Fitbit Users – Tom’s Guide

Tom’s GuidePerhaps you’re some kind of superhuman with an adamantine will, but the rest of us mere mortals have all fallen asleep while marathoning Netflix at some point. A team…

World Wide Web at 25: the next 25 years – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.ukNext month marks 25 years since Tim Berners-Lee set out his vision of the World Wide Web — a system of interlinked documents that can be accessed via the Internet…

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…

‘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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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?…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

Victim of Bullying Identified – New York Times

New York TimesThe former Dolphins lineman Andrew McDonald is the unidentified player named in an N.F.L.-commissioned report as being a victim of bullying in the Miami locker room, his agent…

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.…

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…

Spain’s Princess Cristina arrives at court in Mallorca – BBC News

BBC NewsSpain’s Princess Cristina has arrived in court to be questioned in connection with a corruption scandal involving her husband’s business dealings. It is the first time in history that…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

Tragic fire raises questions about seniors’ homes – CTV News

CTV NewsA fatal fire in Quebec is raising a lot of questions about the safety of seniors’ homes across the country and the province of Alberta is already in the…

Deadly fire at L’Isle-Verte home for the elderly – BBC News

BBC NewsAs many as 31 elderly and infirm Canadians are missing and three are confirmed dead after a fire destroyed an old people’s home in Quebec. Prime Minister Stephen Harper…

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…

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…

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…

Russia Worries Terror Suspects Are Already in Sochi – TIME

TIMEAuthorities in Russia are reportedly facing an early terror scare ahead of the Olympic Games that begin in Sochi next month. Citing unnamed U.S. and Russian sources, NBC News and…