Jeff Gordon gets revenge on Internet troll with a phony police chase – USA TODAY

USA TODAYIntent on clearing their names, Gordon and his sponsor teamed up again. They brought one of those Internet doubters — Travis Okulski from the car blog Jalopnik — down … Read More

Erin Andrews set to replace Brooke Burke-Charvet as ‘Dancing with the Stars’ host – Business Standard

Business StandardErin Andrews is set to join ‘Dancing with the Stars’ as a new host, replacing Brooke Burke-Charvet. The 35-year-old journalist, who competed on season 10 of the ABC’s dancing … Read More

Ukraine Fighting Kills at Least 25 as Kiev Barricades Burn – Bloomberg

BloombergNine security officers and a journalist were among the fatalities since yesterday as security forces moved to clear out the main protest camp in Kiev. Thousands gathered on central Independence … Read More

Phishing emails containing malware may have enabled Target breach – SC Magazine

SC MagazineAttackers in the Target breach used phishing emails containing malware to steal system credentials from Fazio Mechanical Services, according to a report by technology journalist Brian Krebs. The emails … Read More

Egypt’s treatment of jailed Australian journalist Peter Greste ‘shameful’, parents say – ABC Online

ABC OnlineThe parents of Australian journalist Peter Greste, set to face trial in Egypt for aiding members of a terrorist organisation, say he seems to be holding up well despite … Read More

Journalist admits phone hacking for Sunday Mirror – Houston Chronicle

Houston ChronicleLONDON (AP) — A former tabloid journalist told Britain’s phone hacking trial on Monday that he intercepted voicemails with the knowledge of senior executives — not just at the … Read More

Bradley Cooper’s Crotch Hugged by Prankster Vitalii Sediuk at 2014 SAG Awards – Celebuzz

CelebuzzThis time the object of his pranking was actor Bradley Cooper. The American Hustle star received what appeared to be some very inappropriate and unwanted attention on the red carpet. … Read More

BBC presenter Komla Dumor dies, aged 41 at London home – Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning Herald… his Twitter page that the country had lost “one of its finest ambassadors”. The journalist’s family said in a statement on Saturday: “The Dumor, Gbeho and allied … Read More

Wife of India minister found dead after Twitter spat – USA TODAY

USA TODAYThe wife of an Indian minister was found dead in a New Delhi hotel room, days after she engaged in a Twitter dispute with a Pakastani journalist she accused … Read More

Wife of Indian minister Shashi Tharoor found dead after exposing affair on Twitter – Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning HeraldNew Delhi: An Indian minister found his wife dead in a five-star hotel room yesterday shortly after she used Twitter to expose his alleged affair with a Pakistani … Read More

France’s ‘First Girlfriend’ Valérie Trierweiler hospitalised after learning of … –’s first lady Valérie Trierweiler has been hospitalised suffering from stress after she learned of President François Hollande’s alleged affair with an actress, it was reported on Sunday. The 48-year-old … Read More

Former New York Newsday, Village Voice editor-in-chief Donald Forst dies at 81 – Fox News

Fox NewsDonald Forst, a veteran newsman who led New York Newsday and the Village Voice as they won Pulitzer Prizes and also worked at more than a dozen other newspapers, … Read More

Three held over beating of Ukraine activist Chornovol – BBC News

BBC NewsPolice in Ukraine have arrested three suspects over the severe beating of an anti-government activist and journalist, Tetyana Chornovol. In a TV interview from her hospital bed she said … Read More

Russia formally drops criminal charges against 29 of Greenpeace’s Arctic 30 … – has formally dropped criminal charges against activists arrested on a Greenpeace ship protesting against oil drilling in the Arctic. The environmental protesters and a former Mirror video journalist were … Read More

Mandela memorial service: Mourners gather in Johannesburg – BBC News

BBC NewsTens of thousands of mourners are expected in Johannesburg for a memorial service for Nelson Mandela. US President Barack Obama and the UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon will be … Read More

Ozzie Newsome, Baltimore Ravens GM, In Chicago Hospital; Twitter Accounts

Ozzie Newsome, the 57-year-old Cleveland Browns Hall Of Fame Tight End, and as Baltimore Ravens General Manager, the man who was the architect of the team’s two Super Bowl wins, … Read More

Sarah Harrison Is WikiLeaks Member Traveling With Edward Snowden

Edward Snowden has a new girl in his life: Sarah Harrison. According to WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange, Sarah Harrison is a UK native and member of the WikiLeaks Legal Defense … Read More

Edward Snowden At Moscow Airport With Ecuador Ambassador

UPDATE: Edward Snowden Reportedly To Fly To Oslo, Norway After Moscow. Edward Snowden, the NSA Whisleblower boyfriend of Lindsey Mills, is as of this writing at Moscow Sheremetyevo International Aiport, … Read More

CNN Web Promo Excludes Don Lemon, Ali Velshi Off To Al Jazeera America

Is CNN making more personnel changes or did marketing just forget to include it’s weekend anchor, and all-around fill-in-guy Don Lemon? And what about Ali Velshi, who is CNN’s business … Read More

Kobe Bryant Injury Has Twitterverse Saying #PrayForKobe

Kobe Bryant’s second major injury this year, a probable torn achillies against the Golden State Warriors at home at Staples Center, has so upset his fans and basketball observers, that … Read More

The Masters, Tiger Woods, Lindsey Vonn And History: Thomas Bonk Interview The Masters is entering its second round as this blog post is being assembled and the buzz of the tournament is Tiger Woods, and for two reasons: 1) he’s … Read More

Christopher Jordan Dorner: Uncensored Manifesto Of Ex-LAPD Officer, Cop Killer

Christopher Jordan Dorner is the fired / retired Los Angeles Police Officer and former Navy Lieutenant. He’s 33 years old and for a set of reasons he details below, has … Read More

Sanjiv Handa, Oakland Journalist, Died One Year Ago On December 28th 2011

On December 28th 2011, Sanjiv Handa, a friend of mine, passed away of a heart attack. It’s now one year later (time flies) and Sanjiv was the person who kept … Read More

Associated Press Borys Krawczeniuk Calls White Supremacist Group “White Rights Group”

The Associated Press’ Borys Krawczeniuk, a writer with the Times Tribune of Scranton, Penn, called an obvious white supremacist group called the European American Action Coalition, a “white rights group” … Read More

Gold Dust Lounge Last Day Today; Moving To Fisherman’s Wharf

The Gold Dust Lounge, the famous San Francisco bar on Powell Street that was the focus on a sad battle between the Bovis Brothers and the Handlery Hotel Family, is … Read More

Oakland News: Oakland’s Sexually Diverse Election Race

Oakland probably has the most sexually diverse election race ever. What if I told you that in the District Three Race for Oakland City Council, two of the leading candidates … Read More

Nicole Kidman And Zac Effron Hit Cannes With ‘Paperboy’

The Cannes Film Festival is just a day away and what’s the Paris Match headline photo? This one you see of Nicole Kidman in Paperboy. The so-called “retro” movie starring … Read More

Julie Buehler On The NFL Draft, The Colts, Andrew Luck, Peyton Manning

Julie Buehler is a one-woman army of awesomeness poised to take the sports media World by storm. I met Julie just before the 2012 NFL Draft, and the video above … Read More

Pro Football Talk’s Mike Florio Wants Colt’s Jim Irsay Off Twitter

Pro Football Talk’s Mike Florio Wants Colt’s Jim Irsay Off Twitter Twitter has certainly changed the way people converse, creating access to previously distant celebrities and notaries. And more importantly, … Read More

Are you a tech junkie? When digitial and media collecting becomes digital hoarding

Melinda Beck, a journalist with welcomed me as a psychological expert and contributor to her article,   The speed at which the technology industry is infiltrating our lives is taking … Read More