Archive for July 12th, 2012

  • Yoga teacher fired after glare at Facebook worker

    July 12, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    Yoga instructor Alice Van Ness, left, instructs student Melanie Gurunathan Wednesday, July 11, 2012, at Lifestretch Yoga in Milpitas, Calif. Van Ness has been fired for her disapproving stink-eye glare at a Facebook employee using a cellphone in class. (AP...

  • Comic-Con to celebrate history, heritage

    July 12, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    In this publicity photo provided by Capcom, a scene with M. Bison vs. Kuma from the “Street Fighter X Tekken” video game is shown. Capcom’s “Street Fighter” game franchise marks its 25th anniversary at Comic Con July 12-15, 2012...

  • Ranch becomes focus for Russian adoption outrage

    July 12, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

    This Jan. 31, 2012 photo shows Ranch For Kids Project founder Joyce Sterkel in Eureka, Mont. Russian children rights ombudsman Pavel Astakhov claims the Ranch For Kids is a place for American parents to cast off their adopted children, and that the children...

  • Crop technology helps limit corn losses in drought

    July 12, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    Steve Niedbalski chops down his drought and heat stricken corn for feed Wednesday, July 11, 2012 in Nashville Ill. Farmers in parts of the Midwest are dealing with the worst drought in nearly 25 years. (AP Photo/Seth Perlman) DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — For...