martes, 2 de septiembre de 2014

Michael Johns, 'American Idol' Alum, Dead At 35

A former "American Idol" contestant has died.

Multiple sources told The Hollywood Reporter that season 7 alum Michael Johns is dead at 35. The Australian-born singer -- born Michael John Lee -- is believed to have died from a blood clot in his ankle.

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Fuente: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/08/02/michael-johns-dead-singer-american-idol-death_n_5644519.html

lunes, 1 de septiembre de 2014

Kraft Recalls 7,691 Cases Of American Cheese Singles

NEW YORK - Kraft Foods Group Inc said on Friday it is voluntarily recalling 7,691 cases of some varieties of its Kraft American Singles as a precautionary measure after a supplier failed to store an ingredient correctly.

The Northfield, Illinois-based company said the recall affects four varieties of Kraft American Singles Pasteurized Prepared Cheese Product. The recall is for products with "Best When Used By" dates of Feb. 20, 2015, and Feb. 21, 2015.

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Fuente: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/08/29/kraft-cheese-recall-american-singles_n_5738994.html

Why the decrease in unions and defined benefit retirement plans hurts us all

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1yuK4m3UzRk

"Oh, you can't scare me, I'm sticking to the union

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Fuente: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/don-mcnay/why-the-decrease-in-union_b_5740160.html

MMA Fighter Jonathan 'War Machine' Koppenhaver Arrested At LA-area Motel

Fugitive and mixed martial arts fighter Jonathan Koppenhaver, aka "War Machine," was arrested in Southern California for the beating of his adult film star ex-girlfriend, Christy Mack.

Koppenhaver, 32, was taken into custody about 1:45 p.m. after Simi Valley Police Department officers discovered he was staying in a local motel after a week on the lam. They notified the U.S. Marshals Department, which issued an arrest warrant.

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Fuente: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/08/15/jonathan-koppenhaver-arrest_n_5683370.html

Possible Threat Against Obama Investigated By Secret Service


Aug 29 (Reuters) - Authorities in Connecticut on Friday were investigating a possible threat against President Barack Obama, local media reported.

The U.S. Secret Service, which is responsible for presidential security, issued a statement saying, "Information has been received by law enforcement regarding a potentially suspicious person and vehicle. We are working with our local law enforcement partners to determine the validity of the information provided."

The Hartford Courant said state police were searching for a man who allegedly had made a threat against Obama and was driving a silver Volkswagen Jetta.

Obama was scheduled to be in Rhode Island on Friday night for a Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee fundraiser.

No further details were immediately available. (Reporting by Bill Trott; Editing by Sandra Maler)


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Fuente: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/08/29/threat-obama-secret-service_n_5739692.html

domingo, 31 de agosto de 2014

Fearless Chihuahua Takes On Great Dane In Most Endearing Attack Of All Time

Obviously, this little dog has a bone or two to pick with her giant acquaintance.

In this video uploaded to YouTube, Lilly, a 12-week-old chihuahua, launches an aww-worthy offensive on Vago the Great Dane. Lucky for little Lilly, Vago is a gentle giant. He's also got his human nearby keeping an eye on him just in case he forgets that when it comes to size, he's got the advantage.

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Fuente: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/08/15/chihuahua-play-fights-great-dane_n_5683225.html

Here's 'Twin Peaks' Re-Imagined As A Retro Arcade Game

If you're a real "Twin Peaks" fanatic, just the initial chimes of its always ominous intro song will cause goosebumps to sprout up all over your arms and legs.

Now Filthy Frackers has re-imagined Angelo Badalamenti's epic theme song in NES style, transforming the hazy Washington landscape into pixelated lo-res goodness. It's nostalgia on nostalgia, people. What's not to like?

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Fuente: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/08/22/twin-peaks-8-bit_n_5695546.html