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Coachella announces set times for first weekend

Yahoo! Music News - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 15:07

Coachella announces set times for first weekendCoachella have announced the set times for the festival's first weekend..


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After final-night party, time to get to business in the NBA

NBA - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 15:06

Between Kobe Bryant’s last call and the Warriors’ last win, the final night of the NBA season was party time. Now, time to get down to business. Overshadowed by the delirium of a memorable night in California, the postseason field was finally set after six of the eight matchups still weren’t determined when play began. […]
Categories: Sports Center

After final-night party, time to get to business in the NBA

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 15:06

Between Kobe Bryant’s last call and the Warriors’ last win, the final night of the NBA season was party time. Now, time to get down to business. Overshadowed by the delirium of a memorable night in California, the postseason field was finally set after six of the eight matchups still weren’t determined when play began. […]
Categories: Sports Center

After final-night party, time to get to business in the NBA

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 15:06

Between Kobe Bryant’s last call and the Warriors’ last win, the final night of the NBA season was party time. Now, time to get down to business. Overshadowed by the delirium of a memorable night in California, the postseason field was finally set after six of the eight matchups still weren’t determined when play began. […]

Bat-sound library tracks biodiversity

BBC World News - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 15:05
Scientists have put together the biggest known library of bat sounds in an effort to identify and conserve rare species in Mexico.
Categories: BBC World News

Quotations in the News

NBA - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 15:03

“There is no longer any doubt that Zika causes microcephaly.” — Dr. Tom Frieden, director for the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, confirming that the virus causes babies to be born with abnormally small heads and other severe brain defects. ___ “When I look at an unbelievable crowd like this I believe we’re […]
Categories: Sports Center

Quotations in the News

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 15:03

“There is no longer any doubt that Zika causes microcephaly.” — Dr. Tom Frieden, director for the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, confirming that the virus causes babies to be born with abnormally small heads and other severe brain defects. ___ “When I look at an unbelievable crowd like this I believe we’re […]
Categories: Sports Center

Quotations in the News

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 15:03

“There is no longer any doubt that Zika causes microcephaly.” — Dr. Tom Frieden, director for the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, confirming that the virus causes babies to be born with abnormally small heads and other severe brain defects. ___ “When I look at an unbelievable crowd like this I believe we’re […]

Texas deputy ambushed, shot in back after traffic stop

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 15:01

One bullet was lodged near officer's heart; two others in abdomen.

       

Quotations in the News

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 15:01
"There is no longer any doubt that Zika causes microcephaly." — Dr. Tom Frieden, director for the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, confirming that the virus causes babies to be born with abnormally small heads and other severe brain defects.

‘The Jungle Book’ swings from one stunning scene to another

NBA - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 15:00

“The Jungle Book”: A breathtaking dash through the forest featuring newcomer Neel Sethi as Mowgli and the voices of Bill Murray, Scarlett Johansson, Christopher Walken, Idris Elba and Ben Kingsley. 3 stars out of 4.
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‘Criminal’: Squirt of spy brain matter fails to produce fresh thriller

NBA - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 15:00

A movie review of “Criminal”: The secrets-stuffed memories of a dead CIA agent are squirted into the brain a death-row inmate played by Kevin Costner. Shootings, beatings and terrible headaches ensue in this by-the-numbers spy thriller. Rating: 1.5 stars out of 4.
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‘Barbershop: The Next Cut’: Ice Cube returns to banter, face timely issues head on

NBA - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 15:00

Movie review of ‘Barbershop: The Next Cut”: This third film in the series, starring Ice Cube, faces the racial and political issues of 2016 head on. Rating: 2.5 stars out of 4.
Categories: Sports Center

‘The Jungle Book’ swings from one stunning scene to another

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 15:00

“The Jungle Book”: A breathtaking dash through the forest featuring newcomer Neel Sethi as Mowgli and the voices of Bill Murray, Scarlett Johansson, Christopher Walken, Idris Elba and Ben Kingsley. 3 stars out of 4.
Categories: Sports Center

‘Criminal’: Squirt of spy brain matter fails to produce fresh thriller

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 15:00

A movie review of “Criminal”: The secrets-stuffed memories of a dead CIA agent are squirted into the brain a death-row inmate played by Kevin Costner. Shootings, beatings and terrible headaches ensue in this by-the-numbers spy thriller. Rating: 1.5 stars out of 4.
Categories: Sports Center

‘Barbershop: The Next Cut’: Ice Cube returns to banter, face timely issues head on

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 15:00

Movie review of ‘Barbershop: The Next Cut”: This third film in the series, starring Ice Cube, faces the racial and political issues of 2016 head on. Rating: 2.5 stars out of 4.
Categories: Sports Center

‘The Jungle Book’ swings from one stunning scene to another

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 15:00

“The Jungle Book”: A breathtaking dash through the forest featuring newcomer Neel Sethi as Mowgli and the voices of Bill Murray, Scarlett Johansson, Christopher Walken, Idris Elba and Ben Kingsley. 3 stars out of 4.

‘Criminal’: Squirt of spy brain matter fails to produce fresh thriller

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 15:00

A movie review of “Criminal”: The secrets-stuffed memories of a dead CIA agent are squirted into the brain a death-row inmate played by Kevin Costner. Shootings, beatings and terrible headaches ensue in this by-the-numbers spy thriller. Rating: 1.5 stars out of 4.

‘Barbershop: The Next Cut’: Ice Cube returns to banter, face timely issues head on

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 15:00

Movie review of ‘Barbershop: The Next Cut”: This third film in the series, starring Ice Cube, faces the racial and political issues of 2016 head on. Rating: 2.5 stars out of 4.

Conviction against ex-NYPD officer could be in jeopardy

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 14:55

Judge could toss out verdict against officer who shot unarmed man because of juror misconduct.