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51 min ago | Advocate-News

Scarlett Johanssen is getting married

Johansson, who is pregnant, will marry Romain Dauriac in a few weeks, she reportedly said at dinner at Martha Stewart's East Hampton estate.


Related Topix: Scarlett Johansson, Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, Publishing, Journalism, Wedding, Biloxi, MS

5 hrs ago | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

Israeli tech talent tapped to fight in Gaza

Lior Vaknin, 27, is no exception. He served as a special forces paratrooper in the Israeli army from 2006 to 2009, and then ran a startup in Israel.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Social Software, IT Services, Meetup

8 hrs ago | Breckenridge American

Steven Seagal's pro-Putin views get him dumped from Baltic blues

Steven Seagal has been kicked off the bill of a blues festival in Estonia over his support for Russian leader Vladimir Putin, according to the New York Daily News.


Related Topix: Under Siege, Thriller, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Steven Seagal, Vladimir Putin, Startups, IGN Entertainment, Century Media Records, Publishing, Ottaway Newspapers, Music

9 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee

2 Los Angeles charter schools could be closed

The Daily News reported Sunday that district administrators last month revoked the charters of Van Nuys' Magnolia Science Academy 7 elementary school and its sister institution, Magnolia Academy 6 middle school.


Related Topix: Los Angeles, CA, Fox Filmed Entertainment, Modesto, CA

13 hrs ago | KURB-FM Little Rock

"Treme" Star Rob Brown Settles Racial Profiling Suit Against Macy's, New York City

Rob Brown, best known for his role as trumpet player Delmond Lambreaux on the HBO series Treme , is settling his racial profiling lawsuits against Macy's and the City of New York, according to the New York Daily News .


Related Topix: Treme, Entertainment, Television, Rob Brown, Retail, Bloomingdales, New York Daily News, Startups, Publishing, IGN Entertainment, Ottaway Newspapers

17 hrs ago | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

CBS Outdoor to buy billboards from Van Wagner

CBS Outdoor Americas Inc. said Monday that it will buy about 1,100 billboards from rival Van Wagner Communications for $690 million in cash, giving the outdoor advertising company control of more billboards in some of the largest cities around the country.


Related Topix: CBS, Television, Showtime Networks

20 hrs ago | Click Orlando

Millennials love cash

Americans between 18 and 29 years old are three times more likely to keep their long-term investments in the form of cash rather than in the stock market, according to a survey from


Related Topix: Bankrate, Computers, Personal Finance, Retirement

21 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

Wave of media mergers may be in wings

Jason Reed / THE ASSOCIATED PRESS FILES Rupert Murdoch s bid for Time Warner shows he s on the prowl, an analyst says.


Related Topix: Viacom, Startups, Netflix

Sun Jul 20, 2014


Original report: 45 years ago, humans first set foot on the moon

EDITOR'S NOTE: On July 20, 1969, at 10:56 p.m. EDT, man took his first step on the moon.


Related Topix: HarperCollins Publishers, Startups, Publishing, News, IGN Entertainment, Century Media Records, Television, FOX News Network, Music

San Gabriel Valley Tribune

Woodlands Hills man in Israeli Army killed in Gaza

WOODLAND HILLS >> A Woodland Hills native who had volunteered as a soldier for Israel was killed today in the Gaza Strip.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Woodland Hills, CA, Fox Filmed Entertainment

New York Post

Fox charges for content with Time Warner acquisition offer

Comcast and CEO Brian Roberts have taken the distribution hill with its $45 billion deal for Time Warner Cable, while 21st Century Fox is charging toward the content zone, with its $80 billion offer last week for Time Warner.


Related Topix: Television, Cartoon Network, Green House Data, Warner Music Group, thePlatform, Cable & Satellite, Comcast, Time Warner, Music

KURB-FM Little Rock

Adam Levine Marries Supermodel Behati Prinsloo

The rocker tied the knot with the Victoria's Secret model on Saturday at Flora Farms in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, according to E! News .


Related Topix: Fox Filmed Entertainment, Dance, Maroon 5, Pop/Rock

West Australian

Will economy's fate be set by next two weeks' earnings?

A long hoped for improvement in the economy appears to be manifesting itself in second-quarter U.S. earnings, but the next two weeks could be the real test.


Related Topix: DLP Mobile, Banking, Citigroup, Financial Services, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Hospital Administration, Thomson, Medicine, Reuters, Triad Hospitals, Computers, IT Services, Healthcare Industry

The News Tribune

Woman charged in Kent coffee shop shooting

The Seattle Times reports 24-year-old Fermina Bartolini Bertos is being held in lieu of $1 million bail at the King County Jail.


Related Topix: Tacoma, WA, Publishing, Seattle Times

Sat Jul 19, 2014

The Olympian

John Siegenthaler, a man who made different choices

A monthly New York newspaper, The WestView News, uses an objectionable headline on a piece in its July edition, which argues that much of the shrill hatred toward President Obama is rooted in racism.


Related Topix: HarperCollins Publishers, Publishing, IGN Entertainment, Television, Ottaway Newspapers, Fox Filmed Entertainment, Digital Journal, FOX News Network

The Bennington Banner

Highway collision in China kills 38

A truck loaded with flammable liquid collided with a bus on a highway in southern China on Saturday, killing at least 38 people.


Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Fox Filmed Entertainment, East Moriches, NY, Moriches, NY

Experts: Social media can feed Munchausen by proxy

Lacey Spears, of Scottsville, Kentucky, has pleaded not guilty to charges of depraved murder and manslaughter in the January death of her son, Garnett-Paul Spears, whose sodium levels rose to an extremely dangerous level with no medical explanation.


Related Topix: Startups, Facebook, Publishing, Television, Ottaway Newspapers, Fox Filmed Entertainment, FOX News Network

The York Daily Record

Sandusky son says victim's story sounded familiar

This June 27, 2014 image released by OWN shows Matt Sandusky, the adopted son of former Penn State University assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky, during an interview with Oprah Winfrey, airing on OWN on Thursday, July 17. Matt Sandusky says he enjoyed spending time with the family at their central Pennsylvania homeexcept when it came time to ... (more)


Related Topix: Penn State University Park, Harpo, Television, Harrisburg, PA

JAM! Showbiz

Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt together again in 'By the Sea'

Universal Pictures said on Friday it has acquired worldwide rights to Angelina Jolie's next film project, "By the Sea," written and to be directed by the actress who will also co-star and co-produce the drama with partner Brad Pitt.


Related Topix: In the Land of Blood and Honey, Action Movies, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Mr. & Mrs. Smith, Celebrities, Universal Pictures, Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt


Water main break floods Los Angeles streets

A water main break has flooded streets in the Highland Park area of Los Angeles - the third pipe failure in the neighborhood in three days.


Related Topix: Los Angeles, CA, Fox Filmed Entertainment


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