Summary NEW YORK (AP) -- Sarah Palin has started her own subscription-based online network. The Sarah Palin Channel, which went live on Sunday, bills itself as a "direct connection" between the former Alaska governor and GOP vice presidential candidate and her supporters, with "no need to please the powers-that-be," Palin says in a video mission statement on her channel's home page.
Summary The Dodgers were feeling pretty good about themselves after a three-game sweep of the Giants that vaulted them back into first place. The Dodgers' most glaring need is a setup reliever, but Sunday they looked just fine in that department when their three best relievers were rested and lined up for the final three innings. J.P. Howell , Brian Wilson and Kenley Jansen shut down the Giants in the the final three innings, with Jansen striking out the side in the ninth for his 30th save.
Summary A 16-year-old missing girl from Bangalore city was allegedly lured and raped by a stranger who promised to help her return to her home in Bangalore after she ran out of money in the Chitradugra town some 200 km from Bangalore. After the girl was re-united withe her parents she told her mother that she was raped by the man who helped her return to the city. The girl's parents passed the information of the crime to the Yeshwanthapur police who registered a case of rape under provisions of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) and Protection of Children from Sexual Offenses (POCSO) Act and nabbed the accused with the help of the victim.
Summary Colin Firth is a "gentleman spy" with a killer umbrella and Samuel L. Jackson is a blood-hating villain with a lisp in Fox's forthcoming "Kingsman: The Secret Service." "I can't stand the sight of blood," he says. A final clip showed Firth battling assailants in a church, using a Bible as his weapon.
Summary Credit card companies may inadvertently deprive restaurant staff of their treasured tips. New research by EFTPOS provider Tyro Payments found that PIN usage at small-to-medium businesses has increased from 59 per cent in November 2013 to 78 per cent of payment transactions in 2014. But eating outlets have been the laggards in the change, with only 66 per cent reporting PIN usage.
Summary At least four prisoners in Darwin are suspected of repeatedly escaping the prison, getting drunk, then voluntarily returning to the facility in the hope no-one would notice. The deception was eventually discovered shortly after midnight in the early hours of Sunday, July 20, when five drunk prisoners were found fighting over a mobile phone. "It is alleged that four of the prisoners had earlier climbed a perimeter fence to retrieve contraband items from someone on the outside," the spokesman said.
Summary The Capital is not new to road rage, and on Thursday another such incident was reported. A group of kanwariyas on the pilgrimage (picture for representation). The incident happened when the victim, who was at the driving seat, honked for the kanwariyas to make way.
Summary Some years ago, I came across an old newspaper cutting that included a letter from a distant relative of mine. I cherish this story, in the face of all the evidence of mitochondrial DNA , partly through weak-headed romanticism, and partly through loyalty to my ancestors, who had clearly nursed the tale down the centuries. You may think that by casting doubt on the twisted skeleton uncovered in a Leicester car park and identified by archaeologists as that of the king, I'll be putting off potential visitors to the site of the empty grave , which opened to the public at the weekend.
Summary While a lot of big stars are missing from social media, these six celebs from South have taken Twitter by storm. Bollywoodlife brings you six celebs from South who have most number of followers on Twitter:. The bombshell from South is the most followed star in Twitter with 1,207,950 followers.
Summary " Good Ol' Freda" is now out on DVD and Blu-ray and is also streaming on Netflix. Screening information at the film website at http://www.goodolfreda.com . Aug. 1: Anacortes, Wash. Aug. 13: Renton, Wash. http://www.cremetangerine.com/show-times/ .
Summary The U.S. government uses them to bomb alleged terrorists in far-away places. Under the NTIA's lead, companies and consumer groups would try to agree on a series of "voluntary best practices," Politico reported. The White House, the FAA and the NTIA declined to comment on the report.
Summary It's a special year for Supernatural star Misha Collins' worldwide charity scavenger hunt, GISHWHES. "If somebody [is] having fun doing something nice, it makes you more inclined to do that as well." The team that accumulates the most points over the course of the week-long hunt will go on an all-expenses paid trip to an exotic locale with Collins.
Summary Satellite images released by the US allegedly "proving" that Russia fired rockets at Ukrainian troops across the border cannot be considered evidence, according to a Russian MP. The imagery was released via email, along with a four-page document titled 'Evidence of Russian Shelling into Ukraine.' Four satellite images were included, all dating between July 21 and July 25/26.
Summary But Israel says the shell didn't kill anyone, while Palestinian officials claimed it took 16 lives. Israel first promised to investigate the incident after news reports citing witnesses, including a Reuters photographer on the scene, began to arise Thursday. Israel initially said that militants near the school had opened fire on Israeli troops, and the soldiers responded "in order to eliminate the threat posed to their lives."