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Archive for April 2nd, 2013

  • Designer gets 5 years in NY for preying on model

    April 2, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – In this Nov. 13, 2008 file photo, fashion designer Anand Jon Alexander appears at his sexual assault trial in Los Angeles. Alexander, already serving 59 years to life in California for molesting would-be models, was sentenced in New York on...

  • Stones returning to stage: Why should we care?

    April 2, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – This Dec. 15, 2012 file photo shows lead singer Mick Jagger, left, and Charlie Watts of The Rolling Stones during a performance at the Prudential Center in Newark, N.J. The band is expected to release information on their upcoming tour on...

  • Former voice of TV’s Elmo sued in NY for 5th time

    April 2, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – This Jan. 24, 2011 file photo shows Elmo and puppeteer Kevin Clash of the film “Being Elmo” poses for a portrait in the Fender Music Lodge during the 2011 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. Clash who was the puppeteer and...

  • Rape, kidnap of tourists feed Rio safety fears

    April 2, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    Wallace Aparecido Souza Silva is presented to the press at Special Police Unit for Tourism Support (DEAT) after being arrested for allegedly attacking tourists in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Tuesday, April 2, 2013. An American woman was gang raped and beaten...

  • Asian stocks up after positive US economic data

    April 2, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    Men wait for a signal to change in front of an electronic stock indicator in Tokyo, Japan, Tuesday, April 2, 2013. A slowdown in U.S. factory production sent Asian stock markets lower Tuesday, while Japan’s Nikkei slipped as the yen rose against the...

  • Police: Man in Vegas crash admits using drugs

    April 2, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    A man sits handcuffed on the sidewalk waiting to be escorted away by police after crashing a vehicle into a crowded restaurant, Monday, April 1, 2013, in Las Vegas. Ten people were seriously injured and at least one person was arrested Monday after the car...

  • Feds send corrective order to Exxon after oil leak

    April 2, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    Oil covers the ground around a slide in Mayflower, Ark., on Monday, April 1, 2013, days after a pipeline ruptured and spewed oil over lawns and roadways. (AP Photo/Jeannie Nuss) LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Federal pipeline safety officials on Tuesday issued a...

  • Northeast drilling boom threatens forest wildlife

    April 2, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    FILE – In this June 3, 2011 file photo, a marker shows the existing Dominion pipeline in Morgan Township, Pa. in Greene County. Nature lovers say the pipelines that serve the shale gas boom threaten forests and some of the songbirds that live in them,...

  • Hong Kong man seeks $328M from Las Vegas Sands

    April 2, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    FILE – In this April 12, 2012 file photo, Las Vegas Sands Chairman and CEO Sheldon Adelson speaks at a news conference for the Sands Cotai Central in Macau. Adelson will take the stand in Las Vegas this week to square off for the second time with a Hong...

  • Health insurers lead stocks higher on Wall Street

    April 2, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    In this Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013, photo, Subaru Foresters are lined up at Twin City Subaru in Berlin, Vt. US stocks are rising April 2, 2013, as stronger auto sales and factory orders highlight strengthening economy(AP Photo/Toby Talbot) U.S. stocks closed at a...