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3 Hollywood execs deny accusations of teen sex abuse
Los Angeles Times - 8 Hours ago
Advertisement Three Hollywood executives accused of sexually abusing a teenage boy in the late 1990s say the allegations against them are false.  Garth Ancier, David Neuman and Gary Goddard were
Three Hollywood executives deny accusations of teen sex abuse DailyMe.Com
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When Albert Pujols hits No. 500, the ball is retrieved by Angels fan
Los Angeles Times - 5 Hours ago
Advertisement WASHINGTON — Albert Pujols didn't hit his 500th home run in front of a hometown crowd, but at least he was able to hit it to an Angels fan. Tom Sherrill, a 29-year-old Air Force staff
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Army reprimands general for mishandling sex-assault case
Washington Post - 8 Hours ago
The sexual misconduct complaints piled up on the desk of Maj. Gen. Michael T. Harrison Sr., the commander of U.S. Army forces in Japan. A colonel on his staff had been accused of having an affair with
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Two L.A. Asian American banks near top of national stock ratings
Los Angeles Times - 7 Hours ago
Advertisement Two of Los Angeles' many Asian American banks ranked near the top of analysts' national lists of bank stocks that investors should buy, a signal of economic strength in local immigrant
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UC OKs paying surgeon $10 million in whistleblower-retaliation case
Los Angeles Times - 8 Hours ago
Advertisement University of California regents agreed to pay $10 million to the former chairman of UCLA's orthopedic surgery department, who had alleged that the well-known medical school allowed
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’24: Underground’ writer Ed Brisson sends Jack Bauer to Ukraine
Los Angeles Times - 9 Hours ago
Mary Lynn Rajskub and Kiefer Sutherland in “24: Live Another Day.” (Kelsey McNeal / Fox) Kiefer Sutherland’s Jack Bauer doesn’t return to the screen until May 5, whcn “24: Live Another Day” premieres
'24: Underground' writer Ed Brisson sends Jack Bauer to Ukraine AllVoices
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Blake Griffin says staying calm helped Clippers in Game 2 win
Los Angeles Times - 9 Hours ago
Advertisement Blake Griffin's word of choice to describe the Clippers' turnaround was "relaxed." The Clippers blew out the Golden State Warriors, 138-98, on Monday night to even their Western Conference
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Death toll rises to 128 in sunken S.Korean ferry disaster
SINA - 9 Hours ago
South Korean coast guard officers and divers get off the boat after a search mission in Jindo on April 22, 2014. Death toll in the South Korean ferry sinking accident surged on Tuesday night to 121 as
Death toll rises to 128 in sunken S Korean ferry disaster China Daily Asia
Death toll rises to 128 in sunken S. Korean ferry disaster Shanghai Daily
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Suit alleges shoe boxes contain ingredient in rat repellent
Los Angeles Times - 9 Hours ago
Advertisement A major manufacturer of anti-fungal products has filed suit in Los Angeles against a competitor, contending that hundreds of thousands of shoe boxes coming into U.S. ports each day could
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President meets with relatives of mudslide victims
Chicago Tribune - 10 Hours ago
_ OSO, Washington - President Barack Obama on Tuesday visited the Washington state community slammed by a deadly mudslide last month, offering condolences to the families of victims, encouragement to
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Alexei Navalny's conviction in Russia a chilling message
San Francisco Chronicle - 9 Hours ago
Moscow -- A Moscow judge on Tuesday left open the possibility of jailing President Vladimir Putin 's main critic for years, a sign of Putin's increasingly hard-line rule against opponents. Russian
Critic’s conviction in Russia sends chilling message Akron Beacon Journal
Navalny's conviction in Russia a chilling message Metro Broadcast
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In Syria, U.N. agency distributes most food in government-held areas
Los Angeles Times - 11 Hours ago
Advertisement The World Food Program gives out most of its food aid to Syria in government-held areas, with only a quarter of the distributions occurring in rebel-controlled territory, according to
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US condemns S Sudan massacre as 'abomination'
Al Jazeera - 5 Hours ago
The US has called the massacre of hundreds of civilians in South Sudan an "abomination" and appealed to rebel and government leaders to condemn those responsible and bring them to justice. The statement
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Catherine's different look
Sydney Morning Herald - 8 Hours ago
William and Kate have unveiled a plaque at a plaza, now named Prince George Plaza, outside the Playford Civic Centre before heading into a reception hosted by Acting Premier John Rau and South Australian
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The wonder material
Sydney Morning Herald - 10 Hours ago
Kids, do not try this at home: scientists have found that they can create high-quality graphene sheets using a kitchen blender and ordinary dishwasher detergent. The findings, published in the journal
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Mystery shadow at Gallipoli
Sydney Morning Herald - 11 Hours ago
Dusk had settled and night was closing in on Beach Cemetery at Hell Spit, on the old Anzac battlefields of Gallipoli, when Fairfax photographer Joe Armao opened the shutter on his last series of pictures
Mystery shadow at Gallipoli cemetery Sydney Morning Herald
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‘Obama has a much weaker hand in Ukraine crisis than before’
Russia Today - 5 Hours ago
05:57 There are a lot of voices now coming out of various states, even the US and the UK, saying that sanctions and threats towards Russia are counterproductive, Lawrence Freeman, editor of the
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Uma Thurman Ends Her Engagement
Yahoo! 7 Lifestyle - 8 Hours ago
[[img:22870683|Uma Thurman and former fiance Arpad Busson. Photo: |size=l[[ Uma Thurman and financier Arpad Busson have ended their engagement. The couple decided to call off the wedding months ago,
Uma Thurman and Arpad Busson Call Off Engagement Again Irondequoit Post
4/23/2014: LEISURE: Uma Thurman calls off wedding to Arki Busson Hindustan Times
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Scrutiny Over Photos Said to Tie Russia Units to Ukraine
New York Times - 8 Hours ago
Questions have arisen about the images submitted by Ukraine and cited by the United States as evidence of Moscow’s military intentions.
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Ukraine on alert after politician killed
Sify - 9 Hours ago
Kiev, April 23 (IANS) Ukraine's acting president Oleksandr Turchynov has ordered relaunching military operations against pro-Russian militants in the east after two people, one a local politician, were
Ukraine alert as politician 'killed' Macedonian Information Agency
BBC: Ukraine alert as politician 'killed' KPNews.com
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World Briefing: Brazil: Deadly Violence Erupts in Rio
New York Times - 7 Hours ago
At least two people died on Tuesday after a day of violence in a slum that abuts the Copacabana tourist district of Rio de Janeiro.
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Brazilian Congress passes ‘Internet constitution’ ahead of global conference on
Russia Today - 7 Hours ago
03:46 Reuters / Thomas Peter Ahead of a two-day Net Mundial international conference in Sao Paulo on the future of the Internet, Brazil's Senate has unanimously adopted a bill which guarantees
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Dorian Nakamoto thanks bitcoin users for donations after Newsweek flub
Russia Today - 8 Hours ago
03:30 Dorian Nakamoto (Reuters //David McNew) The California man who claims he was wrongfully identified as the founder of bitcoin now says that bitcoin users have given him the equivalent of
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Over 1,100 IRS employees received bonuses after not paying taxes
Russia Today - 8 Hours ago
02:41 Reuters / Shannon Stapleton According to a new report by the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration, more than 2,800 IRS employees facing disciplinary actions received more
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Police may stop drivers based only on anonymous tip, rules Supreme Court
Russia Today - 9 Hours ago
02:27 The exterior of the U.S. Supreme Court is seen in Washington (Reuters / Gary Cameron) Law enforcement officials may now stop US drivers based only on the information gleaned in an anonymous
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