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Archive for July 16th, 2013

  • Jay-Z’s new album sells more than 500K in 1 week

    July 16, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – In this May 14, 2012 file photo, Shawn “Jay-Z” Carter smiles after a news conference at the Philadelphia Museum of Art in Philadelphia. Jay-Z’s new album has sold more than 500,000 units its first week. Nielsen SoundScan said late...

  • Review: ‘Conjuring’ scares up old-school horror

    July 16, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    In this publicity image released by Warner Bros. Pictures, Vera Farmiga portrays Lorraine Warren in a scene from “The Conjuring.” (AP Photo/New Line Cinema/Warner Bros. Pictures, Michael Tackett) As sympathetic, methodical ghostbusters Lorraine...

  • Signed copy of Rowling book could mean big money

    July 16, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – In this Sept. 27, 2012 file photo, British author J.K. Rowling poses for photographers during a photo call to unveil her new book, entitled: “The Casual Vacancy”, at the Southbank Centre in London. Not many people read “The...

  • Sorry, single ladies: Adam Levine engaged to model

    July 16, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – In this June 14, 2013 file photo, Maroon 5 lead singer Adam Levine appears on NBC’s “Today” show in New York. Levine’s representative confirmed Tuesday, July 16, 2013, that the Maroon 5 singer is engaged to model Behati...

  • Coroner: ‘Glee’ actor Monteith died of overdose

    July 16, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    A pedestrian walks past photographs and flowers placed at a memorial for Canadian actor Cory Monteith outside the Fairmont Pacific Rim Hotel in Vancouver, British Columbia on Monday, July 15, 2013. Monteith, 31, was found dead in his room at the hotel on...

  • Romania: Museum checks if paintings burned

    July 16, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE -This is an unfated photo released by the police in Rotterdam, Netherlands, on Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012, shows the 1919 painting ‘Reading Girl in White and Yellow’ by Henri Matisse. A Romanian museum is analyzing ashes found in a stove to see...

  • Rapper Nas gets fellowship in his name at Harvard

    July 16, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    ‘ FILE – In this Feb. 9, 2013 file photo released by Hennessy, hip hop artist Nas attends Hennessy Black: A Dinner with LL Cool J and Mark Burnett Celebrating Music’s Biggest Night Out in Los Angeles. Harvard University announced Tuesday,...

  • Wonder won’t sing in Fla. after Zimmerman verdict

    July 16, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – In this May 19, 2013 file photo, Stevie Wonder performs at The Hangout Festival on in Gulf Shores, Ala. Wonder says he won’t perform in Florida and other states where the “stand your ground” law. In a video posted on YouTube, the...

  • Yahoo’s 2Q earnings rise 46 pct, revenue sinks

    July 16, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    In this photo the web pages of Yahoo and Tumblr are displayed on a computer screen in New York. Yahoo reports quarterly earnings on Tuesday, July 16, 2013. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews) SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Yahoo remained stuck in a revenue rut during the...

  • 5-nation spy alliance too vital for leaks to harm

    July 16, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    This Sept. 5, 2006 photo shows Air Marshall Bruce Ferguson, the former head of New Zealand’s foreign spy agency, the Government Communications Security Bureau, after receiving the Distinguished Companion of the New Zealand Order of Merit at Government House...