Britain’s Immigration Minister Resigns Over Hiring of Cleaner – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalLONDON—Britain’s immigration minister has resigned over his employment of a foreign cleaner, an embarrassing gaffe for a U.K. government that has undertaken a muscular clampdown on immigration. Prime…

Francois Hollande refuses to answer questions on private life – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.ukFrancois Hollande has refused to answer questions on his private life during a press conference with David Cameron after being asked by a British reporter whether rumours about an affair…

Suspected Islamists Kill 74 Nigerian Villagers – Voice of America

Voice of AmericaSuspected Islamic extremists have killed at least 74 people and burned down an entire village in two separate attacks in Nigeria. Witnesses say the attacks happened Sunday in…

Google ad patent would offer e-shoppers a free taxi to stores – CNET

CNETBrick-and-mortar retailers might one day be able to serve up high-tech Web ads that do the math and potentially offer big-ticket shoppers free rides to their stores. Chris Matyszczyk. by…

GRACE OF MONACO, Starring Nicole Kidman, to Open 67th Festival de Cannes – Broadway World

Broadway WorldFrench director Olivier Dahan’s Grace of Monaco is to open the next Festival de Cannes. The world preview will take place on Wednesday 14 May, 2014, in the Grand…

Justin Bieber — Blows $75K in Miami Strip Joint – TMZ.com

TMZ.comJustin Bieber didn’t just make it rain … he made it pour in Miami … first hitting up a famous nightclub — and then dropping $75K in a strip club…

Justin Bieber — VIP Treatment Wasn’t Approved … Florida Cops Investigate – TMZ.com

TMZ.comCops have launched an investigation into what looks like Justin Bieber getting a police escort in the Miami area … because it wasn’t authorized by the brass, TMZ has learned.…

Report claims Syrian government behind ‘systematic killing’ of 11000 detainees – Fox News

Fox NewsA report compiled by three international war crimes prosecutors claims that the Syrian government is behind the “systemic killing” of approximately 11,000 detainees between March 2011 and August 2013.…

Selena Gomez: Did She Break Up With Justin Bieber Over Other Girl? – Hollywood Life

Hollywood LifeIt seems to all be crashing down for Justin Bieber. After egging his neighbor’s house, police raided Justin’s Calabasas mansion on Jan. 14. Three days later, a report alleged…

Houston, we have ants: Mimicking how ants adjust to microgravity in space could … – Phys.Org

Phys.OrgBy analyzing how ants explored these arenas in microgravity, scientists could develop software that allows autonomous robots to coordinate searches when their radio systems are being disrupted. Professor Deborah Gordon…

Novak Djokovic’s perfect Boris Becker impression – USA TODAY

USA TODAYSeeming relaxed after his easy win over Fabio Fognini at the Australian Open, Novak Djokovic brought back what he does best: On-court impressions. Djokovic did an incredible parody of…

Madonna is contrite for using N-word on Instagram – Fox News

Fox NewsOctober 17, 2013. Madonna arrives to promote her latest gym in her Hard Candy Fitness center chain in Berlin.Reuters. ADVERTISEMENT. Madonna apologized Saturday for using a racial slur on…

Madonna apologises for using racial slur on Instagram – BBC News

BBC NewsPop star Madonna has apologised for using a racial slur to refer to her son on an Instagram post. The singer uploaded a snapshot of 13-year-old Rocco Ritchie boxing…

Tharoor was taken to AIIMS after ‘chest pain’ – Times of India

Times of IndiaNEW DELHI: Less than two hours after Sunanda Pushkar’s body arrived at the AIIMS mortuary, her husband Shashi Tharoor too had to rush to the hospital with complaints…

Johnny Depp Engaged to Amber Heard – People Magazine

People MagazineIt’s hard to keep a secret in Hollywood, and although Amber Heard was seen trying to cover up a diamond ring on her left hand on Monday, she doesn’t…

’12 Years’ and ‘Hustle’ are Critics’ Choice – USA TODAY

USA TODAYAt the 18th Annual Critics’ Choice Movie Awards, “American Hustle” won four prizes, including best comedy.”12 Years a Slave” collected two other awards besides best picture: best supporting actress…

ISRAEL SHARON, 1st UPD – V – Voice of America

Voice of AmericaIsraeli President Shimon Peres says former prime minister Ariel Sharon “never rested” in working for his country’s people, as Israel honors the late leader who died Saturday at…

Nadal, Murray, Federer all in same Australian Open half – USA TODAY

USA TODAYMELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — As three-time defending champion Novak Djokovic held the Australian Open trophy in a photo shoot before Friday’s draw, he joked that having his fingerprints on…

CES 2014: Michael Bay’s awkward Samsung cameo – USA TODAY

USA TODAYIt was supposed to be a presentation starring Hollywood film director Michael Bay promoting Samsung’s line of curved television sets. But the appearance turned awkward after a teleprompter snafu…

Israel hospital: Sharon’s condition still critical – USA TODAY

USA TODAYJERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli hospital treating Ariel Sharon says the former prime minister’s medical condition remains critical. Tel Hashomer hospital made the announcement in a short text message…

Spurs’ Parker Apologizes for ‘Quenelle’ Gesture – ABC News

ABC NewsSan Antonio Spurs guard Tony Parker apologized Monday for a newly surfaced photograph that shows him making the same gesture with anti-Semitic connotations that French soccer star Nicolas Anelka…

Dodgers OF Yasiel Puig arrested on speeding, $500 bond – USA TODAY

USA TODAYThe Florida Highway Patrol says that Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig has been arrested after officers clocked him driving 110 mph in a 70 mph zone. A news…

Why Retailers May Cash in on Duck Dynasty Flap – Businessweek

BusinessweekA handful of the biggest U.S. retailers have decided that the PR risk of staying plugged into the Duck Dynasy product pipeline is worth the reward: steady sales of an…

Arsenio Hall Uninjured in Minor Car Accident – AceShowbiz

AceShowbizHall is involved in a single-car accident in Los Angeles but he emerges unharmed after the accident. Tweet. Arsenio Hall. See larger image. Photo credit: Adriana M. Barraza/WENN. Arsenio Hall…

“Fast and Furious” actor Paul Walker laid to rest – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times“Fast and Furious” actor Paul Walker was laid to rest Saturday in a private funeral service at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in the Hollywood Hills attended by family…

Keri Russell splits from husband – USA TODAY

USA TODAYJust one day after authorities say Keri Russell was the victim of a home burglary, the actress has more news to share. The actress’ rep confirms that she and…

‘I Think He’s Supportive’: Usher’s Ex-Wife Tameka Foster Goes It Alone On … – Entertainmentwise

EntertainmentwiseUsher Raymond’s ex-wife Tameka Foster is certain her ex-husband is rooting for her forthcoming event to raise funds for the charity created in memory of her late son Kile. She…