News archive from 2 January 2013, page 16

In Egypt, young revolutionaries feeling despair

CAIRO - Many of Egypt's twentysomething generation, hungry for a just society and economic opportunities, say they see themselves as lost after last month's clashes over the nation's constitution. Young Egyptians like artist Mahmoud Aly and student...

 

Suspect in fatal stabbing had been stalking ill-fated ex-girlfriend for months after she ended...

The jealous ex-boyfriend who fatally stabbed a Manhattan woman before trying to kill himself on New Year’s Eve had been stalking his ex for most of the year, the victim’s brother said Tuesday. Edith Rojas, 19, a Bronx Community College student, had...

 

Police: Chicago ends 2012 with 506 homicides

Chicago ended 2012 with 506 homicides, according to an unofficial tally released Tuesday - the first time the city has topped 500 since 2008, and a 16 percent increase over 2011. While police officials were counting up the homicide toll from a...

 

Aurora ends 2012 with no homicides

While Chicagoans saw the city's homicides rise past 500 last year, residents of the state's second largest city, Aurora, quietly observed a milestone of their own - a year without a slaying. The slaying-free year was Aurora's first in recent times,...

 

Brown plans extensive changes for school funding in 2013

¿SACRAMENTO - Gov. Jerry Brown will push this year to upend the way schools are funded in California, hoping to shift more money to poorer districts and end requirements that billions of dollars be spent on particular programs. ¿¿Brown said he wants...

 

For Tuitt, it's all about fulfilling promise

SOUTH BEND, Ind. - Stephon Tuitt believed his sophomore season at Notre Dame had promise, for the usual reasons. He was healthy and experienced. He aimed for double-digit sacks. A full year of college football honed his skills and amplified his...

 
Blazers overcome Anthony's 45, spoil Amare's debut

Blazers overcome Anthony's 45, spoil Amare's debut

NEW YORK -- The Portland Trail Blazers overcame Carmelo Anthony's season high-tying 45 points and spoiled Amare Stoudemire's season debut, beating the New York Knicks 105-100 on Tuesday night. Nicolas Batum scored 26 points, Damian Lillard had 21...

 
Smith lifts Hawks to 95-86 win over Hornets

Smith lifts Hawks to 95-86 win over Hornets

NEW ORLEANS -- Josh Smith scored 10 of his 23 points in the third quarter to lead the Atlanta Hawks to a 95-86 victory over the New Orleans Hornets on Tuesday night. Al Horford added 20 points, Kyle Korver 14 and Zaza Pachulia 12 for the Hawks, who...

 

Receiver Jeremy Gallon's nine catches boost Michigan

Tampa, Fla. - Michigan completed 18 passes in the Outback Bowl. Jeremy Gallon caught half of them.Gallon, a junior, had nine catches for 145 yards, career-bests in both categories, and scored the Wolverines' final touchdown on a 17-yard pass from...

 
76ers Coach Doug Collins calls Kobe Bryant 'a basketball genius'

76ers Coach Doug Collins calls Kobe Bryant 'a basketball genius'

Before the Lakers battled the Philadelphia 76ers on Tuesday night, Coach Doug Collins had high praise for Kobe Bryant "He's a basketball genius," Collins said. "As guys get older, for the guys who are really the savants, the game comes...

 

2 teens on West Side among 15 shot, 3 fatally, on New Year's Day

Two teenagers were shot and seriously wounded this afternoon in the Humboldt Park neighborhood, among at least 15 people shot since midnight Monday, three of them fatally, authorities said. Paramedics were called about 4:30 p.m. to the 2600 block of...

 

Packers DB Woodson cleared to play

GREEN BAY -- Green Bay Packers defensive back Charles Woodson has been medically cleared to play in Saturday night's playoff game against the Minnesota Vikings. Woodson has been out since breaking his collarbone against St. Louis in Week 7. He sat...

 

House moves toward vote to rescind broad tax increases

WASHINGTON - The House moved late Tuesday night toward final approval of a bill to rescind tax increases for the vast majority of Americans, but only after a day of closed-door debate among Republicans who were forced to allow a vote on a compromise...

 
New Year, New Beauty

New Year, New Beauty

Beauty Escape Makeup Bar Event 2012. Happy New Year, y'all!!!! We are so blessed to have made it through another year. *does a quick happy dance* Yes, honey!!!! We are excited to see what 2013 has in store for a belle and YOU. How did you spend your...

 
NY Knicks spoil long-awaited return of Amar'e Stoudemire, 45-point performance from Carmelo Anthony in loss to Portland Trail Blazers

NY Knicks spoil long-awaited return of Amar'e Stoudemire, 45-point performance from Carmelo Anthony in loss...

TRAIL BLAZERS 105, KNICKS 100 Honestly, the 2012 Knicks looked a lot better. Of course, Raymond Felton was healthy then and Mike Woodson wasn’t trying to work Amar’e Stoudemire into the lineup. Felton, the starting point guard, won’t be back for...

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