Cleveland submits bid for the Republican National Convention as state and … – NewsNet5.com

NewsNet5.comCLEVELAND – JobsOhio is pledging up to $10 million in assistance to Cleveland, Columbus or Cincinnati should they be successful in landing either the 2016 Republican or Democratic National Conventions.…

Carbon monoxide leak kills 1 at New York mall – CBS News

CBS NewsNEW YORK – One person died and at least two dozen others were rushed to area hospitals for apparent carbon monoxide poisoning at a mall on Long Island Saturday…

School-bus drivers warn of strike preparation in Seattle – The Seattle Times

The Seattle TimesTeamsters Local 174 in Tukwila announced on Tuesday that it’s preparing for a strike against First Student, a private contractor that provides busing for nearly 28,000 kids who…

Google glitch sends thousands of emails to man’s Hotmail account – NBCNews.com

NBCNews.comA Google spokesperson says the search glitch that flooded Peck’s inbox was not related to the Gmail outage. Here’s the statement provided to NBC News: “Due to a technical glitch,…

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…

Police: Gunman held daughter as he opened fire – MyFox Atlanta

MyFox AtlantaPolice say the Atlanta man shot on Christmas Day by a gunman holding a baby in his arms in Sandy Springs has died. A spokesperson for the Sandy Springs…

Martin Bashir Resigns From MSNBC For Not Playing Sarah Palin Ball Game

Martin Bashir resigned from MSNBC because he suggested that someone crap down Sarah Palin’s mouth. While some of you think that Sarah Palin had it coming to her, what bugs…

From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series On El Rey Network Gets Wilmer Valderrama

Wilmer Valderrama (That ‘70s Show, To Whom It May Concern) has been added to the cast of the highly anticipated supernatural crime saga, From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series, El…

Taste of The NFL at Blackhawk Country Club, Danville, CA, Sunday

The press release below announces Taste of The NFL at Blackhawk Country Club, Danville, CA, Sunday. Sip, Taste and Tailgate Like a Pro An of afternoon of football and food…

Jack Nicholson Not Retiring: The Postman Always Rings Twice Still Has Sexiest Scene In Movies

Jack Nicholson’s not retiring after all. A spokesperson for the famed LA Lakers court-side fan and Hollywood legend told NBC Nightly News that reports that he was going to stop…

Centerplate And Teamsters Reach Labor Agreement In San Francisco

Centerplate, one of the largest hospitality and concession companies in North America, and San Francisco’s Teamsters Local 853 recently announced the ratification of a collective bargaining agreement for 200 retail…

SF and San Francisco 49ers Give Super Bowl 50 Bid To NFL

The San Francisco 49ers, the City and County of San Francisco, SF Mayor Ed Lee, and the San Francisco Super Bowl 50 Bidding Committee just, today, officially submitted it’s bid…

Ravens LB Ruffling Feathers in Baltimore

Rolando McClain made headlines in Baltimore before setting foot on the field. McClain signed a one-year deal with the Baltimore Ravens on April 10. His chances of playing like a…

Zig Ziglar Passes, Mitt Romney Visits Obama, Lohan In Trouble

Zig Ziglar, Mitt Romney, and Lindsay Lohan were part of the top searches for Thursday. Zig Ziglar, the master of motivation, passed away at the age of 86. He told…

Were GOP Operatives Behind Innocence Of Muslims?

Were GOP operatives – people who either give money to or politically support the objectives of the Republican Party – the real people behind the making of the movie Innocence…

Kentucky Derby 2012: Homicide At Churchill Downs

The 2012 Kentucky Derby, the 138th, reportedly had its first homicide. According to Boston.com, a man’s body was discovered in the stables area. But police strangely say there’s no connection…

Rick Bolander Is The Best VC You Never Heard Of

Who is Rick Bolander? When I say “venture capitalist” who comes to mind for you? Is it Peter Thiel, who was made famous by appearing in the movie The Social…

Mega Millions Winning Numbers, Drunk Singing Bohemian Rhapsody, Courtney Stodden PETA

This is my commentary on the events of the day, starting with the winning Mega Millions Lottery Numbers of 2,4,23,38, 46 and the Mega number 23. Did you win? Well,…

Dennis Rodman Broke? What About Paltalk Sponsor?

The latest news trend says that NBA Hall Of Fame Legend Dennis Rodman is broke and faces possible jail time over $800,000 in child and spousal support. His own financial…

AOL Dumps Rush Limbaugh

Apparently not waiting for the social media protest party to come its way, AOL announced it was no longer sponsoring Rush Limbaugh today. According to Laura Bassett and Ryan Grim…

Whitney Houston Dies: Police Ask For Search Warrant

This update on the untimely and very sad passing of Whitney Houston. TMZ.com reports that Beverly Hills Police asked for a search warrant to adequately investigate the room where she…

CA Assm. Mary Hayashi Neiman Marcus Shop Lifting Charge Reduced

Castro Valley, CA Assemblywoman Mary Hayashi was given a dramatically reduced sentence after claims that she tried to take items totaling $2,500 in value from San Francisco’s Neiman Marcus Store…

Abby Wambach Wins AP Female Athlete of the Year Award

After the USA Women’s Soccer Team was eliminated in a most-dramatic finals match against Japan, it looked like the team’s spark plug Abby Wambach would not gain the spotlight she…

JOE PATERNO FIRED FROM PENN STATE

UPDATE: Joe Paterno Dies – A Tribute This is a shocking development. Joe Paterno. JoePa. The Penn State Football heac coach, who, since 1966, has won more college football games…

Linday Lohan Problem Caused By TMZ, Eats Tax Dollars

Blame TMZ for Linday Lohan’s court visits! This is just a plain old rant, but this blogger’s sick and tired of certain Hollywood media outlets bird-dogging every move actress Linday…

Steve Jobs Death Did NOT Break Twitter Tweet-Per-Second Record

The passing of Steve Jobs on Wednesday was reported by AdWeek.com and by theage.com to have broken the Twitter tweet-per-second record, moving Beyonce’s Baby Bump announcement aside as the most…

Lady Antebellum Cancels Concert After Sugarland Event Stage Collapse At Indiana State Fair

The popular, Grammy Award-winning Lady Antebellum elected to cancel their planned concert show for this week, and in the wake of the collapse of a 50-foot-high stage just before the…

FCC Investigates BART Cell Phone Interruption Scandal, As Expected

Contrary to what some readers angrily claimed it would not do, the Federal Communications Commission has opened an investigation into the BART Cell Phone Service Interruption Scandal. The claim in…

BART Powell St SF Project To Clear Asbestos Underway – Mass Transit News

BART Powell St SF Project To Clear Asbestos Underway – Mass Transit News. Last week on Friday, as this vlogger was headed to something called the SFChefs (vlog to come),…

Federal Government Shut Down

Well, this is definitely a big deal topic. Wish it was possible to do more than just blog – as a journalist it would be so ideal to be able…