Sheffield-born singer, who was famous for his raspy voice, dies after battle with lung cancerEnglish musician Joe Cocker, one of the heroes of British pop music in the 1960s, has died after a long battle with lung cancer. Cocker, famous for his raspy voice and wild hip gyrations on stage, rose to fame with his covers of popular songs, including the Beatles’ song With a Little Help From My Friends, which went to number one in 1968, and Leon Russell’s Delta Lady.
President Barack Obama rang in 2014 by declaring a "year of action," vowing to strengthen the nation by focusing on fairness, competitiveness and the power of American diplomacy. Since Congress seemed unwilling to help, the president said he'd act alone.
Re/codeAttack Is Suspected as North Korean Internet CollapsesNew York TimesWASHINGTON — North Korea's already tenuous links to the Internet went completely dark on Monday after days of instability, in what Internet monitors described as one of the worst North Korean network failures in years. The loss of service came just days
Eurweb.comFSU Clears QB Jameis Winston in Sexual Assault CaseEurweb.com*Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston was cleared of the accusations he faced at a student code of conduct hearing involving an alleged sexual assault two years ago, according to documents obtained by The AP on Sunday. Former Florida Supreme and more »
Al-ArabiyaBoxer Amir Khan to visit Pakistan to show support for massacre victimsAl-Arabiya'I will be going to Pakistan between Christmas and New Year,' he said, adding that he believes that his life will be in danger from his trip. (Photo courtesy of. Text size A A A. Staff writer, Al Arabiya News Monday, 22 December 2014.
gulfnews.comPope's Cuba success hard to replicategulfnews.comStalin had quite a knack for the soundbite. “The death of one man is a tragedy. The death of millions is a statistic.” That's said to be him. “The people who cast the votes don't decide an election. It's the people who count the votes who decide an election.and more »