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  1. Why 5.5 percent unemployment isn't as great as it seemsRead the original story

    3 min ago | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Unemployment in the U.S. has dropped to a seven-year low of 5.5 percent - the level normally considered the mark of a healthy job market. Yet that number isn't as encouraging as it might sound.

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  2. Where FC Dallas fans are according to FacebookRead the original story

    3 min ago | Big D Soccer

    The joys of a new season are here as previews are flooding everyone's Twitter feeds right now. Fox Soccer took it one step further by getting together with Facebook to see where fans are of the 20 MLS clubs in the US.

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  3. AppDynamics: Platform For GrowthRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | Forbes.com

    Jason Bloomberg is the leading industry analyst and expert on achieving digital transformation by architecting business agility in the enterprise. He writes for Forbes , Wired , DevX , and his biweekly newsletter, the Cortex .

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  4. Bold PredictionsRead the original story

    3 min ago | Niners Nation

    So I thought it may be fun to have a thread where we can document our bold predictions. Looking back, I'm sure a poster or two will look like a genius and the rest of us will all look like nutjobs.

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  5. Black Entertainment CEO: Obama Shuns Black CommunityRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | News Max

    African-American CEO Byron Allen says President Barack Obama has been helping a number of American industries, but has shunned helping the black community. "You need to have economic inclusion for everyone and, yes, President Obama has disappointed me and the American people," Allen said Friday on "The Steve Malzberg Show" on Newsmax TV.

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  6. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | KZBB-FM Fort Smith

    Dean Sheremet has remained pretty tight-lipped ever since LeAnn Rimes had an affair with Eddie Cibrian but not anymore. Although LeAnn, Eddie and Brandi Glanville have traded public, extremely angry insults over the years Dean never really said much, aside from maybe a tweet here and there.

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  7. L.A. drawing big fashion with Tom Ford showcase, Fashion Week Los AngelesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    Fashion Week Los Angeles got a big boost of confidence when Tinseltown tailor Tom Ford premiered his fall fashion line in town during Oscars weekend. The runway collection drew A-listers Reese Witherspoon, Julianne Moore, Scarlett Johansson, Jennifer Lopez, Beyonce and other fashion darlings to the party.

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  8. UNESCO calls destruction of ancient Iraq site 'war crime'Read the original story

    3 min ago | KRON 4

    The Islamic State group's rampage through the ancient city of Nimrud in northern Iraq is an act of "cultural cleansing" that amounts to a war crime, and some of the site's large statues have already been trucked away for possible illicit trafficking, the head of the U.N.'s cultural agency said Friday. In an interview with The Associated Press, UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova described her angry reaction to Thursday's attack that came just a week after video showed Islamic State militants with sledgehammers destroying ancient artifacts at a museum in Mosul.

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  9. Apple Dominates Geneva Auto Show Without Even Showing UpRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | Forbes.com

    I've covered car technology as a profession and passion for more than two decades. My goal as the president and founder of the C3 Group is to drive the conversation on the connected car and mobility in this rapidly evolving space through the C3 Report, the Connected Car Council and by bringing together top thought leaders from automotive, technology, research and policy at C3 events.

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  10. Bill Donohue: Vatican Riches a 'Myth'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | News Max

    While criticism of lavish spending within the Catholic Church has increased under reform-minded Pope Francis, Catholic League President Bill Donohue says that tales of Vatican riches illustrate the no-win situation the church faces with scrutiny of its finances and expenditures. "One of the great myths is that the Vatican has all these billions of dollars," Donohue told "MidPoint" host Ed Berliner on Newsmax TV Friday.

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  11. Obama: Ferguson report exposed racially biased systemRead the original story

    3 min ago | WAVE-TV Louisville

    The police situation in Ferguson, Missouri, was "oppressive and abusive," President Barack Obama said Friday, as he prepared to commemorate a half-century since the historic civil rights marches in Selma, Alabama. In his most expansive comments yet about the Justice Department's report on racial bias in Ferguson, Obama said it was striking that investigators merely had to look at email sent by police officials to find evidence of bias.

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  12. 'Weapon of Mass Instruction', A Tank-Shaped Mobile Free LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | Laughing Squid

    Buenos Aires, Argentina-based artist Raul Lemesoff built the Arma de Instruccion Masiva , or the Weapon of Mass Instruction , a tank-library hybrid mobile sculpture that is used to distribute books throughout Buenos Aires and the rest of Argentina. The project is run solely as a method to distribute books freely; the artist asks only that the recipients promise to read the books they receive.

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  13. Monfils, Simon win to give France 2-0 Davis Cup leadRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | Daily Herald

    Gael Monfils and Gilles Simon both won their opening matches to give France a 2-0 lead over Germany in the first round of the Davis Cup on Friday. Monfils served 17 aces to defeat German No.

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  14. Missing Person (Child) - Foxton - CentralRead the original story

    3 min ago | Scoop

    During the evening a seven year old male went to bed at his Brown Street Foxton address. He is described as a male caucasion,of skinny build with sandy blonde hair and was last seen wearing red pyjamas.

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  15. Explore all the ACRL-Choice webinar program has to offer: Visit the...Read the original story

    3 min ago | American Library Association

    The ACRL-Choice webinar program connects academic and research librarians with content and service providers, publishers, and other experts. Since the launch of the program in 2013, thousands of participants have attended these free interactive webinars, with topics ranging from issues such as using social media to build library communities to reference databases to open access.

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  16. Morreira named Marine of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | Red Bluff Daily News

    Bertha Morreira received the 2014 Marine of the Year for Marine Corps League, Detachment 1140, Tehama/Red Bluff from Sr. Vice Commandant Ray Valenzuela on Feb. 18. The Marine Corps League is a non profit organization. Members join together in camaraderie and fellowship for the purpose of preserving the traditions and promoting the interests of the United States Marine Corps.

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  17. Firefighters Extinguish One-Alarm Fire in San LorenzoRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | KRON 4

    Firefighters were called to a one-alarm fire this morning in San Lorenzo in the 17000 block of Via Peidras. Crew members from the Alameda County Fire Department extinguished the blaze.

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  18. Democratic NJ Sen. Menendez To Face Corruption ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | News Max

    After a two-year investigation, the Justice Department is expected to bring criminal charges against New Jersey Democratic Sen. Robert Menendez, according to multiple news sources. Menendez allegedly used his Senate office to push the business interests of a Democratic donor and friend in exchange for gifts, CNN said.

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  19. Tangle on the Turf: Toronto FC vs. Vancouver Whitecaps PreviewRead the original story

    3 min ago | Waking The Red

    With the CBA all but signed, TFC are in Vancouver to take on the 'Caps at BC Place. We preview the Reds' first action of the 2015 season with talking points, projected starters, and keys to the match.

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  20. School votes for communism-themed dance dubbed 'prom-munism'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | Berkshire Eagle

    Seniors at a New Mexico high school have voted to hold a prom with a communism theme, which they've dubbed "prom-munism." KRQE-TV in Albuquerque reports that Cottonwood Classical Preparatory School students voted online this week for the theme.

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