News archive from 28 July 2011

Norway Killings Shift Immigrant Debate in Europe

BERLIN - Less than a week after the mass killings in Norway, evidence of a shift in the debate over Islam and the radical right in Europe already appeared to be taking hold on a traumatized Continent. Members of far-right parties in Sweden and Italy...

 
Olivia Newton-John's daughter, Chloe Lattanzi, angers parents group with suicide-themed music video

Olivia Newton-John's daughter, Chloe Lattanzi, angers parents group with suicide-themed music video

Well, she's no Sandra Dee. Olivia Newton-John's daughter, Chloe Lattanzi, is facing some serious backlash from an Australian parents group over a new violently dark music video for her song "Play With Me." The suicide-themed clip shows a...

 
Cameron Crowe to release Pearl Jam documentary, 'PJ20,' in December: trailer premieres online

Cameron Crowe to release Pearl Jam documentary, 'PJ20,' in December: trailer premieres online

For the 20th anniversary of Pearl Jam's "10" album, Oscar-winning director Cameron Crowe has made a documentary on the Seattle band. "PJ20" follows the godfather of grunge from their meteoric rise in the early '90s to now. Their...

 

Serb mob sets Kosovo border post on fire

JARINJE, Kosovo - A mob of about 200 Serbs hurled firebombs and set a customs post ablaze on Kosovo's northernmost border with Serbia on Wednesday, hours after Kosovo's special police withdrew from the area. NATO responded by reinforcing its troops in...

Chron, 17:02 in World News
 

Man questioned in death of woman at Fla. condo

PENSACOLA BEACH, Fla. -- Authorities in Mississippi are questioning a man who was arrested with a car that belonged to a member of a prominent Louisiana family - and they say a decomposing body found in a Florida condominium has been tentatively...

 

Lion with paralyzed legs dies in Brazil

SAO PAULO A lion in Brazil that was the focus of an Internet campaign to raise money to treat its paralyzed legs has died. Owner Raquel Borges reports the death of Ariel on the Facebook page that had appealed for donations. She writes: "Our...

 

Leinart to stay with Texans, won't reunite with Carroll in Seattle

In a prime example of how free-agency moves this week are not etched in stone, quarterback Matt Leinart has decided not to rejoin Pete Carroll in Seattle -- a deal that couldn’t be signed until Friday -- and instead will stay with the Houston Texans....

 

Steve Breaston unlikely to return to Arizona Cardinals

Receiver Steve Breaston is not going to re-sign with the Cardinals, according to sources close to the situation. Steve Breaston's time with Arizona Cardinals An unrestricted free agent, Breaston has received interest from numerous teams, including...

AZCentral, 17:04 in Sport
 

Cable companies to give clues on Internet impact

NEW YORK - Are people really cancelling cable to watch TV and movies from the Internet instead? It's a question that has dogged the pay-TV industry for a year, and a spate of quarterly reports over the next few weeks, starting with Time Warner Cable...

 

It's official: Whole Foods to build a store in Detroit

Whole Foods makes it official: The upscale, organic-food grocery chain will build a store in Detroit. The Austin, Texas-based company made the announcement moments ago in an earnings press release. Whole Foods did not say in its release where in...

 

Lion with paralyzed legs dies in Brazil

SAO PAULO -- A lion in Brazil that was the focus of an Internet campaign to raise money to treat its paralyzed legs has died. Owner Raquel Borges reports the death of Ariel on the Facebook page that had appealed for donations. She writes: "Our...

 

Fans deluge lawmakers Facebook pages on debt ceiling

As of Wednesday, the path toward a deal was still murky, with Republicans apparently falling in line behind a deal still being hashed out by House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) that may land on the House floor as early as Thursday. The Congressional...

 
Jalen Rose to serve 20 days in jail in drunken driving arrest

Jalen Rose to serve 20 days in jail in drunken driving arrest

Jalen Rose is headed to jail for 20 days. Judge Kimberly Small, known for her tough stance on drunken driving, ordered the former NBA player and University of Michigan basketball star to serve 93 days in jail, but she suspended all but 20 of those...

 
NFL roundup: Lions 'aggressively pursuing' LB Stephen Tulloch, plus more notes

NFL roundup: Lions 'aggressively pursuing' LB Stephen Tulloch, plus more notes

With general managers across the NFL working round-the-clock hours trying to fill out their rosters, there’s plenty of news happening overnight. Here’s a look at some of the headlines from across the league while you were sleeping (with updated NFL...

 

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