Top Editors Abruptly Leave Village Voice Will Bourne, who became editor in chief of The Village Voice in November, and Jessica Lustig, the deputy editor since January, are leaving the weekly publication. They met with the staff at 11 a.m. on Thursday and said that Christine Brennan, executive editor of Voice Media Group, had instructed them to lay off or drastically reduce the roles of five employees on the 20-person staff. More
Yahoo Close to Hiring Departing AOL Executive Yahoo is expected soon to hire a new chief of its crucial Americas division from Internet rival AOL Inc., said a person familiar with the matter. Ned Brody, who was the top advertising-sales executive at AOL, has resigned from the post to pursue "other opportunities," AOL said on Thursday in a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. More
Rutgers lawyer resigns as board looks at issues A Rutgers University lawyer resigned Thursday amid growing anger that he was still employed after approving a decision in December to suspend rather than fire basketball coach Mike Rice, even though he was aware of a video showing the coach hitting, kicking and taunting players.... More
Ron Johnson Out as J.C. Penney Chief After a troublesome, 17-month run, Ron Johnson is out as chief executive of J.C. Penney, and with that, the most closely watched revival effort in retail in recent memory is in danger of disintegrating. More
The Democrats' would-be Karl Rove The former Obama campaign manager is stepping out of the shadows -- and onto other Democrats' toes. 02/23/2014 - 10:14 pm | View Link
Trixibelle falls for a beach boy Unlike her party-loving sisters Pixie and Peaches, who are rarely out of the headlines, Sir Bob Geldof’s eldest daughter, Fifi Trixibelle ... with him for seven years and saw him most days, and I can tell you I never saw him pinch a bottom. 12/18/2013 - 12:23 pm | View Link
I cut my hair... and I liked it! Katy Perry goes back to black with a sleek bob Stepping out at a photocall for her movie, Katy Perry: Part of Me, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, earlier this week, the star showcased a sleek and sophisticated new bob. Considering her recent colour choices, Katy's new style is somewhat demure. 08/2/2012 - 3:43 am | View Link
Bob Stewart, creator of 'The Price is Right,' dies at 91 Stewart was inducted into the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Hall of Fame in 2010, where long-time friend (and former Price is Right contestant) Betty White honored him. “I’ve always wanted to peek into Bob’s mind and see where ... 05/8/2012 - 3:00 am | View Link
White House Counsel Bob Bauer to step down Bauer “did a really great job of focusing the White House counsel’s office on the mission of being the president’s lawyers first, ensuring the administration was accomplishing its goals consistent with the law and giving advice about how to make that ... 06/2/2011 - 8:54 am | View Link
Bob Bauer stepping down as White House counsel Reporting from Washington — White House Counsel Bob Bauer is stepping down from his West Wing post, the Obama administration announced Thursday. Bauer will return to private practice at the firm Perkins Coie, where he will continue to ... 06/2/2011 - 4:34 am | View Link
Bob Vila Home improvement projects, featured products, tip library, bulletin board, designer tools, and information about television programs hosted by Bob Vila. 03/12/2014 - 3:45 am | View Website
Robert Mugabe Robert Gabriel Mugabe is a Zimbabwean revolutionary and politician who is the President of Zimbabwe. As one of the leaders of the rebel groups against white minority ... 03/12/2014 - 3:16 am | View Website
Bob Dylan Life and career Origins and musical beginnings . Bob Dylan was born Robert Allen Zimmerman (Hebrew: רוברט אלן צימרמאן , Hebrew name שבתאי ... 03/12/2014 - 12:31 am | View Website
Robert Frost : The Poetry Foundation BOOKS. Anderson, Margaret, Robert Frost and John Bartlett: The Record of a Friendship, Holt, 1963. Barry, Elaine, compiler, Robert Frost on Writing, Rutgers ... 03/11/2014 - 5:15 pm | View Website
POLITICO Huddle BIG BUSINESS MISSES MOMENT TO COURSE CORRECT GOP – Anna Palmer reports for the hometown paper: “Big Business swore this would be the year it would wrestle back ... 03/11/2014 - 2:09 pm | View Website
U. S. officials and a Western diplomat said the 10 AH-64 attack helicopters had been blocked from delivery in October in response to the administration’s opposition to the military ouster of Muslim Brotherhood President Mohammed Morsi last year.
The United States, with its abundant supplies of natural gas, would seem to have an easy answer to Europe's fears that a strong response to Russia's rapid takeover of Ukraine's Crimea region could prompt Vladimir Putin to shut down gas lines that keep European homes warm, factories humming and electricity flowing.
The G7 world leaders said Wednesday they will not recognize a looming Crimea referendum on whether to split off from Ukraine and join Russia, calling on Moscow to end its attempts to annex the peninsula.