| Jul 28, 2014
| 1:24 PM
NEW YORK (JTA) — On July 18, 1994, a hellish scene unfolded in Buenos Aires as a car bomb set by Iranian agents destroyed the AMIA/DAIA Jewish center, killing 85 people and wounding hundreds.
Twenty years later, there is still no justice in the...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Calling Syria and Iraq “a cradle of violent extremism,” Atty. Gen. Eric H. Holder Jr. told Norwegian officials Tuesday that “the world cannot simply sit back and let it become a training ground from which our nationals can return and...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 10:04 AM
The semi-reconstituted Interpol has announced its first North American tour in three years in support of the new album ”El Pintor,” including a Nov. 8 show at the Fillmore Miami Beach.
Tickets are $32.50 in advance, with a presale...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 2:23 PM
The World Cup in Brazil ended the way it started, with authorities flexing unprecedented muscle to squelch dissenters, silence journalists and shield the carefully manicured event from disruption.
President Dilma Rousseff promised to host “the...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 6:16 AM
Ross B. says the singles gathered for the 16th annual Bachelor and Bachelorette Dream Date Auction in downtown Fort Lauderdale Friday night will get a glimpse into the future when he hosts the event with Mrs. B., also known as sassy Y100 radio personality...
| May 17, 2014
Pimlico entries for May 17, 2014
Saturday's Entries Pimlico. Post Time: 10:45 a.m.
First - Purse $50,000, Maiden special weight, 3 yo's & up One And One Sixteenth Miles-(Turf)
1 Golden Glint (F Boyce) 10-1
2 Mount Coronet (V Carrasco) 15-1
| May 18, 2014
Pimlico RESULTS FOR Saturday May 17, 2014
POST TIME: 10:45 AM
First - Purse $50,000, Maiden special weight, 3 yo's & up, One And One Sixteenth Miles
15 Magic Cash Pimentel $8.80 $4.80 $2.80
5 Phlash Phelps McCarthy $18.00 $9.00
4 Relentless Ride...
| May 15, 2014
| 10:01 AM
Lollapalooza announced its hour-by-hour schedule Thursday, and now it’s up to festivalgoers to sort out their priorities for the festival Aug. 1-3 in Grant Park.
The headliner faceoffs (Arctic Monkeys vs. Eminem on Aug. 1, Calvin Harris and...
| May 14, 2014
| 10:00 PM
“Why, Lolla, why?!”
That’s the annual cry of frustrated concertgoers upon seeing the Lollapalooza schedule and all the good-bands-at-the-same-time conflicts that come along with it. Lolla 2014 is no different, so with Thursday’s...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 4:25 PM
A Mexican man suspected of drug trafficking was arrested in Rio de Janeiro as he attempted to board a flight to northeastern Brazil to attend a Mexico-Brazil World Cup match, authorities said Tuesday.
Jose Diaz Barajas, 49, was suspected of...
| May 10, 2014
| 6:23 PM
Hundreds of Chicago-area activists and parents, some with personal ties to Nigeria, rallied Saturday in the Loop to offer support and a voice for more than 200 schoolgirls kidnapped last month in the African country.
Shouting "Bring back our girls!" and...
| May 16, 2014
| 11:44 AM
This year's FYF Fest lineup looks like it could be a Coachella bill.
The annual punk-ish festival has grown by leaps and bounds since its 2011 partnership with Goldenvoice, and the headliners for the Aug. 23 and 24 event reflect that. Onetime...