Maria von Trapp, last of famous singing siblings, dies at 99 – CNN

CNN(CNN) — Maria von Trapp, the last of the singing children immortalized in the movie musical “The Sound of Music,” died at her Vermont home of natural causes, her half-brother…

Canada beats US 1-0 to reach Olympic gold-medal hockey game – CBS News

CBS NewsCanada beats U.S. 1-0 to reach Olympic gold-medal hockey game. Shares … Ice Dome. The Canadians are on the brink of their third gold medal in four Olympics, and…

BioShock creator Irrational Games is shutting down – GameSpot

GameSpotBioShock creator Irrational Games is shutting down. Irrational Games cofounder Ken Levine confirms all but about 15 people will lose their jobs as he starts up a “smaller, more entrepreneurial”…

Walsh Targets Inequality, But What Can A Mayor Actually Do? – WBUR

Walsh Targets Inequality, But What Can A Mayor Actually Do?WBURHe’d spent years in traditional social service programs but had seen little impact on intergenerational poverty. Late one night then-Oakland Mayor…

Seahawks, Broncos Renew AFC West Rivalry In Super Bowl – WBUR

WBURThat game never would have happened if the NFL had stuck to its original plan. In 1976, the league expanded. Defying the conventions of geography, Tampa Bay joined the AFC…

The opposition had agreed to give the government lists of detainees held by … – BBC News

BBC NewsThe envoy said the opposition had pledged to gather names of detainees from groups it had “authority over or contact with” but admitted that this did not include all…

FCC On Net Neutrality: Chairman Wheeler’s Ambiguous Statement Shows Lack … – International Business Times

International Business TimesFCC Chairman Tom Wheeler released a statement on Tuesday regarding what many are referring to as the death of net neutrality. However, instead of clarifying the position and…

Ron Burgundy Scotchy Scotch Scotch Is Finally Here – TIME

TIMEIn October, we wrote that “Scotchy Scotch Scotch” butterscotch ice cream, made by Ben & Jerry’s in honor of the impending release of Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues, was seriously…