Rain, Storms to Lash Los Angeles Through Sunday – AccuWeather.com

AccuWeather.comSaturday features even more threats to travel, as strong thunderstorms are possible for areas from San Diego up through Los Angeles. Damaging winds, flash flooding, waterspouts and hail are all…

Hague to visit Kiev Sunday – Yahoo News

Yahoo NewsLondon (AFP) – British Foreign Secretary William Hague will visit Kiev on Sunday for talks with the interim Ukrainian government as tensions rise with Russia over Crimea, a Foreign…

After forest fires and drought, now rains torment Southern California – CNN

CNNBut in Glendora and other towns in Los Angeles County, it wasn’t. The rain has been much needed, but this deluge — coming down at more than an inch an…

Major storm brings needed rain to LA, but at a cost – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesFor some, it was a harrowing day — for two drivers who were rescued after getting trapped by a rock slide near Malibu; for two men rescued from…

Cuban man accused in Miami gold heist arrested in Belize – Yahoo News

Cuban man accused in Miami gold heist arrested in BelizeYahoo NewsMIAMI (Reuters) – After a 14-month manhunt in four countries, a Cuban man accused of a $2.8 million Miami gold…

The dispensable kingdom – The Economist (blog)

The Economist (blog)The German chancellor’s one-day visit to London follows days of optimistic briefing from Downing Street that she would help David Cameron in his attempt to placate backbenchers by…

Dozens Dead in Ukraine as Fresh Violence Flares in Kiev – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalAs sirens wailed through Kiev’s narrow streets, top European diplomats shuttled between Mr. Yanukovych and opposition leaders late into the night, pushing for fresh elections to pull the…

Ukraine bloodshed: Kiev death toll jumps to 77 – RT

RTThe death toll in the most violent wave of clashes between the rioters and the police in Kiev is likely to increase, as there are conflicting figures coming from the…

At Least 15 Dead in Most Violent Day of Clashes in Kiev – Mashable

MashableKIEV, Ukraine — Fifteen people were killed on Tuesday in what was by far the bloodiest day of violence in the Ukrainian capital of Kiev since mass protests and civil…

San Francisco’s Deadly 1906 Earthquake Was Last of Three – Yahoo News

San Francisco’s Deadly 1906 Earthquake Was Last of ThreeYahoo NewsCalifornia’s rock-and-roll reputation was set more than a century ago, when a devastating earthquake flattened San Francisco in 1906. Afterward, the…

Protesters evacuate Kiev city hall in symbolic concession – Yahoo News

Yahoo NewsKiev (AFP) – Protesters in Kiev on Sunday vacated city hall after occupying the building for over two months as part of anti-government unrest sweeping Ukraine, in a highly…

Love and marriage on Kiev’s anti-government barricades – Yahoo News

Yahoo NewsKiev (AFP) – She dropped her job to join the revolution against a hated regime. Injured, she was treated by a young man who fell in love with her…

BlogsConsumer Electronics Show 2014: Day 2 – Men’s Fitness

Men’s FitnessIt’s day two at the International CES in Las Vegas, and the good stuff keeps on coming. One of the biggest events of the day was Marissa Mayer’s keynote.…

Nelson Mandela, Former South African President, Dead At 95 – CBS Local

CBS LocalNEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – Former South African President Nelson Mandela died Thursday at the age of 95. Mandela had been battling a recurring lung infection. “We’ve lost our greatest…

S&P 500 gains for 8th straight week

NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market fizzled Friday at the end of a holiday-shortened trading day, but still logged its longest streak of weekly gains in a decade. …read…

Angelina Jolie Has Double Mastectomy; Social Media Reaction

Angeline Jolie, the famed actress and wife to Brad Pitt, announced she had a double mastectomy to avoid the chance of breast cancer. How has all of this played out…

Hotels And Social Media: How Bloggers, Vloggers, Hotel Brands Can Work Together

Vlog: San Diego Comic Con 2017 – Why Hotels Should Partner With Vloggers, Bloggers #SDCC Since 2009 Zennie62Media, ran by this video-blogger, has developed a content-marketing-based method of promoting hotels…

Yahoo News Uses Racist Photo Of President Obama

Yahoo News, perhaps in a attempt to cause anger just a day before the Presidential Election, or the work of a terribly racially insensitive editor, has used an obviously racist…