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  • Sun Valley: John Kerry Video Conference Victim of Bad Reception, Bloomberg Won't Grade De Blasio

    Even billionaires suffer from bad reception. That's the takeaway Friday after organizers at the Allen & Co. media and technology conference tried and failed to get Secretary of State John Kerry on a remote connection from Kabul, Afghanistan. America's...
  • Starz's Chris Albrecht on the Challenges of Buzz, Diversity and Budgets

    For the first time in more than four years at Starz, Chris Albrecht looked and sounded comfortable as he showed off a new slate of programming for the premium cabler. Albrecht went off the script at the start of Starz's Friday session at the Television...
  • U.S. cupcake chain Crumbs may reopen with new owners

    (Reuters) - Crumbs Bake Shop Inc may get a second chance if a bankruptcy judge approves a deal for the owner of Dippin' Dots ice cream and the star of a reality television show to buy and reopen the U.S. cupcake chain, according to a court document....
  • If IBM's Watson had legs, it would jaywalk

     If IBM's Watson had legs, it would jaywalk
    It's strange to walk the streets of Seattle and San Jose, two of the world's great software capitals, and see people behaving like machines. I'm referring to jaywalking or, more precisely, the lack of it. You see packs of knowledge workers huddled on...
  • Chicago violence and the spiritual bankruptcy of America

    Chicago violence and the spiritual bankruptcy of America
    Frank Sinatra's song about Chicago, "My Kind of Town," "a the town that won't let you down," seems dated in light of last weekend's shooting spree that left 16 dead and dozens wounded in 53 separate incidents. According to the Chicago Tribune, "The...
  • Restaurant review: Bistro CloClo in Orlando

    Restaurant review: Bistro CloClo in Orlando
    Bistro CloCo has added a taste of France to the international dining mix along Orlando's Restaurant Row. French chef Julien Bouchet and Orlando consulting chef John Tan worked with chef de cuisine Alvaro DelBusto to create a classic French menu with...
  • Which Is Correct: 'The Ukraine' Or 'Ukraine'?

    Q: Why is Ukraine sometimes called "the Ukraine"? – Deb Carter, Felton, Calif. A: This is a timely and relevant question, loaded with geopolitical implications. And it raises a far more serious issue: why we sometimes call Donald Trump "The Donald....
  • Thousands may telecommute in case of New York train strike

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Tens of thousands of New Yorkers could work from home instead of commuting in a plan laid out by transportation officials on Friday to address the threat of a strike at the Long Island Rail Road. After years of negotiations between...
  • Public art discussion, movie screening on July 17 at Peninsula Fine Arts Center

    Public art discussion, movie screening on July 17 at Peninsula Fine Arts Center
    A discussion on public art and how it impacts communities takes place Thursday, July 17 at the Peninsula Fine Arts Center. How public art is chosen, the controversies surrounding it and the way it impacts communities, will be addressed, according to a...
  • At last, Cleveland gets another turn in the limelight

    WASHINGTON -- After 80 years, the city of Cleveland, much maligned in lore as "the mistake on the lake," has been selected to host a national political convention in 2016. Famous Ohioans President William McKinley and Mark Hanna, the Karl Rove of his day,...
  • Greater Hartford Pro-Am Opens With Surprise Attendee

    Greater Hartford Pro-Am Opens With Surprise Attendee
    WATERBURY — Despite venue changes and a lack of marquee talent, hoops fans have stuck by the Greater Hartford Pro-Am Summer Basketball Showcase for nearly 20 years. As a reward to its followers, the GHPA decided to tip off its 17th season with one...