15 hrs ago
Live: The Milk Carton Kids surmount illness and hecklers in Durham
Milk Carton Kids Carolina Theatre, Durham Thursday, July 17, 2014 The last time the Milk Carton Kids were in town on a tour of their own, the duo played at Casbah, the Main Street club that closed at the start of the year.
18 hrs ago
The News Tribune
Movie guide: Capsule listings, reviews of current releases
Ratings by the Motion Picture Association of America are: for general audiences; parental guidance urged because of material possibly unsuitable for children; parents are strongly cautioned to give guidance for attendance of children younger than 13; restricted, younger than 17 admitted only with parent or adult guardian; no one younger than 17 ... (more)
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Clarity Innovations, Inc.
Big Data: What Can Be Learned from How We Learn?
Viktor Mayer-Schonberger and Kenneth Cukier's book Big Data: A Revolution That Will Transform How We Live, Work and Think opens with a fascinating example of how Google-with Google Flu Trends-created a way to track the progress of the flu in 2009.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Lansing State Journal
MSU cancels study abroad trip in Israel amid rising conflict
Eight Michigan State University students are on their way home from Israel after university administrators canceled the rest of a study abroad program there in light of rising conflict in the region.
The Washington Post
GM's Top Lawyer Should Have Been Dismissed, McCaskill Says
General Motors Co. should have dismissed its top lawyer, said Senator Claire McCaskill, as the Missouri Democrat opened the fourth congressional hearing in as many months into why it took the automaker so long to recall fatally flawed vehicles.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
A Cut Above: Texas Wagyu Beef Makes its Big Debut
Big hats, blinding belt buckles, rugged cowboy boots and tucked-in flannel were the fashion statements of the night, but the star of the show was Wagyu beef.
Las Cruces Sun-News
Police: Albuquerque man fatally shot by US deputy had BB gun
ALBUQUERQUE >> Albuquerque police say an alleged probation violator threatened a deputy U.S. marshal with a BB gun before the deputy marshal shot him.
Centerport's Thatched Cottage to close Oct. 6
The Thatched Cottage will close on Oct. 6, after a bankruptcy operating trustee appointed to oversee the struggling business determined that the Centerport business "cannot continue to operate."
Suitcase steals and $20 school messenger bagsSuitcase steals and $20...
Suitcase steals and $20 school messenger bags The best suitcases we've tested drop by 70% today alongside $20 High Sierra Messenger Bags.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Chessa Adelaide Forer and Michael Summerlee Kenney to wed July 19
Chessa Adelaide Forer and Michael Summerlee Kenney are to be married Saturday, July 19, at the bride's family home in Old Chatham, N.Y. Dr. Kenneth Gorsuch, retired minister of the West End Collegiate Church and faculty member at the Collegiate School in New York, will officiate.
Study: US Alzheimer's rate seems to be dropping
The rate of Alzheimer's disease and other dementias is falling in the United States and some other rich countries - good news about an epidemic that is still growing simply because more people are living to an old age, new studies show.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
New York Daily News
Pot showdown at high noon
"We need to make sure some broken windows don't lead to broken lives," said new Brooklyn District Attorney Kenneth Thompson, explaining his decision to stop prosecuting most small-time marijuana arrests and taking a shot at Police Commissioner Bill Bratton's signature philosophy in the process.
HAPPI/Household & PP Industry
New CEO at Laura Geller
Laura Geller Beauty has tapped Elana Drell Szyfer as CEO. According to the company, she will be charged with driving Laura Geller Beauty's current image revamp and expansion into additional brick and mortar locations, both domestically and globally, as well as focusing on new product and technology innovations, while continuing to grow the QVC ... (more)
Sag Harbor Online
Senator LaValle and Assemblyman Thiele Address Concerns in Noyac
New York State Senator Kenneth P. LaValle and Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele Jr. were special guests at the monthly meeting of the Noyac Civic Council on Tuesday, July 8, where they spoke to their East End constituents about local concerns.
Chain Store Age
RKF announces broker promotions
RKF has announced a number of promotions for senior brokerage professionals in its New York City headquarters office.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
The Winnipeg Free Press
The love of music is the connection between longtime lovers Gretta and Dave in this summertime romantic comedy co-produced by Judd Apatow and directed by John Carney .
Sat Jul 12, 2014
WNYC-AM New York
Brooklyn DA Shifts Stance On Pot, But That Won't Impact NYPD
The borough's district attorney announced this week that he'll no longer prosecute most low-level marijuana possession cases.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
The Times Leader
Sara Kristen Suchoski and Michael Anthony Carroll were united in the sacrament of marriage Nov. 16, 2013, in St. Maria Goretti Church, Laflin, by Monsignor Neil Van Loon.
Sentinel & Enterprise
Tantrums for policy
Summer brings hot weather, especially politically on the Korea peninsula. North Korea has announced that two detained American tourists, Jeffrey Edward Fowle and Matthew Todd Miller, will be put on trial for provocative acts.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
WH Group plans to relaunch Hong Kong IPO
Chinese pork giant WH Group, which scrapped an initial public offering worth more than US$5 billion earlier this year, has relaunched its plan to list in Hong Kong.