Jerry Dickens

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Steve Alford eager to dive in at UCLA

LOS ANGELES -- Steve Alford stood near midcourt at Pauley Pavilion, near the UCLA logo at center court, flanked by UCLA cheerleaders, wearing UCLA …

College Basketball

Selections from Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

• <b>Author:</b> Nicholas Hooper<p>Watching the characters from J.K. Rowling's <i>Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix</i> come alive is made only more delightful by the extraordinary soundtrack that enhances Harry, Hermione, Ron's adventures.<p>Alfred presents this selection of music from the soundtrack to the …

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban: Selected Themes from the Motion Picture

• <b>Author:</b> John Williams<p>This spectacular souvenir folio comes loaded with full-color and black and white photos from the blockbuster Harry Potter film.<p>Titles: <br>* Aunt Marge's Waltz <br>* Buckbeak's Flight <br>* Double Trouble <br>* Hagrid the Professor <br>* Hedwig's Theme <br>* The Snowball Fight <br>* A Window to the Past <br>* …

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets: Selected Themes from the Motion Picture

• <b>Author:</b> John Williams<p>Featuring 16 pages of four-color movie photos and a pull-out souvenir poster, this movie selections folio is a tremendous value at $12.95! Titles are: The Chamber of Secrets * Dobby the House Elf * Family Portrait * Fawkes the Phoenix * Flying Car * Gilderoy Lockhart * Harry's …

31 Books Turned Into 2013 Movies

View On One Page<p>ADVERTISEMENT ()<p>Start Slideshow<p>← Use Arrows Keys →<p>It seems like more beloved books are being adapted for the big screen every year, …

Books

Netflix announces Sense8 original science fiction show for 2014

Netflix has turned itself into the most popular paid video streaming destination on the Internet. Netflix works hard and get all sorts of new content …

Televisions

Adults Text While Driving More Than Teens, Says Survey

It’s often been assumed that teens are one of the main culprits in the texting-while-driving epidemic in the U.S. It makes sense — teens are new drivers, and thus more reckless, and they also happen to be expert texters.<p>However, a new study funded by AT&T finds that adults actually text while …

Street View Hits Mars With This 4-Gigapixel Panoramic

There's been no shortage of Mars pictures since Curiosity landed. We've got Martian mountains, rover selfies, the works. But thanks to a little image …

Amazon's X-Ray Answers The Question "Where Do I Know That Actor From?" While You Watch

A seamless, real-time infusion of "who is that guy again?" into your TV-watching experience<p>It's happened to all of us: you're watching a TV show or movie, and an actor, one of those hundreds of actors who bounce around from supporting role to supporting role, pops up, as the doctor with a few …

iPhone 5S to launch June 20, go on sale July, claims report

A report from Japanese Web Site MacFan seems the first to suggest a specific date for the launch of the next iPhone.<p>Apple will unveil its next iPhone on June 20 and kick off sales in July. At least, that's the claim from Japanese Mac enthusiast site MacFan.<p>Marking its 20th anniversary as a …

Apple

Apple ‘Pushing Hard’ for Summer Release of New ‘iRadio’ Music Streaming Service

We’ve heard a lot of reports about Apple’s rumored streaming radio service lately – and many of those reports have come from credible sources. Today, …

Foursquare’s API Is A Pillar Of The Mobile App Ecosystem

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Jonathan Barouch is the founder and CEO of location-based startup Roamz, developer of social media business product Local Measure. Follow him on Twitter @jbarouch.</i><p>Foursquare has become entrenched in the fabric of the local web, providing an API that delivers common good for …

When will Apple kill the iPod?

Apple wants to move all of your "content" to the iCloud, so the Touch is probably safe, but the rumors about the Classic's demise have been churning for years.<p>Physical music formats were so 20th century, so we put our music on computers. But even that was too much of a burden, so music is going up, …

Endangered Species

Damaged undersea internet cable causes widespread global service disruption

A cut to the largest internet cable that connects Europe and Asia caused severe service disruption that stretched from from Africa to Pakistan.<p>Chief …

Military Tuition Assistance Restored By Pentagon

WASHINGTON -- The Pentagon on Wednesday restored its popular tuition assistance program after suspending it due to sequestration's budget cuts. The move came after Congress approved legislation last week requiring the Defense Department to do so.<p>"Based on the legislation that just passed, tuition …

Canadian, World, Politics and Business News & Analysis

Business (Canada)

Banks made $32 billion on overdraft fees last year

Bank customers may complain about hefty overdraft fees, but they’re using the service more and paying the price.<p>A new report from Moebs Services, a respected economic research firm, shows overdraft revenue at banks, credit unions and thrift institutions totaled $32 billion last year. That’s an …

Finance

Sequester cuts ground Navy Blue Angels team

Dozens of Atlanta Teachers Indicted in Cheating Scandal

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>A grand jury has indicted 35 school administrators and teachers for their alleged part in the …

Osi Umenyiora signs with Falcons

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. -- Osi Umenyiora is looking for another ring, this time with the Atlanta Falcons.<p>The free agent defensive end signed a two-year, …

NFL