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Entries by Craig Kanalley from 04/2011

YouTube 1911 Kicks Off April Fools 2011 (VIDEO)

Posted 04.01.2011 | Technology

When the clock struck midnight, most websites looked the same, but YouTube wasted no time in unleashing its April Fools joke to the world. The site...

James Franco Twitter Account Vanishes (April Fools' Prank?)

Posted 04.01.2011 | Entertainment

James Franco seems to have left Twitter, after just a month and a half on the service. There is no confirmation he's quit, and some are speculating...

India vs. Sri Lanka: Cricket World Cup 2011 Final Highlights (VIDEO, PHOTOS)

Posted 04.02.2011 | Sports

India defeated Sri Lanka by six wickets to win the 2011 Cricket World Cup on Saturday in Mumbai. (Scroll down for video highlights and photos.) ...

Turkey Burgers Recall: Jennie-O Calls Back 55,000 Pounds Of Meat

Posted 04.03.2011 | Business

The Jennie-O Turkey Store has recalled 54,960 pounds of frozen, raw turkey burger products, the U.S. Department of Agriculture announced. The recal...

Indonesia Earthquake: Strong Java Quake Prompts Tsunami Warning

Posted 04.03.2011 | World

A strong earthquake in Indonesia shook the island of Java on Monday morning. The quake, with a preliminary magnitude of 6.7, was recorded at approx...

U.N. Plane Crash In Congo Kills 10

Posted 04.04.2011 | World

UNITED NATIONS -- A small passenger plane carrying U.N. staff members crashed Monday in Congo and broke into pieces, killing at least 10 people aboard...

Nashville Tornado: Violent Storms Pass Through Middle Tennessee

Posted 04.04.2011 | Huffington Post

At least two tornadoes and one funnel cloud have passed through the Nashville area, according to reports received by the National Weather Service. ...

Jhonas Enroth, Sabres Goalie, Makes Save With No Mask (VIDEO)

Posted 04.04.2011 | Sports

Rookie goaltender Jhonas Enroth kept Buffalo in the playoff race this week, with 5 of a possible 6 points in relief of injured Sabre Ryan Miller. He w...

Air Force Spending $4 Million A Day For Libya War

Posted 04.05.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Air Force secretary says the service has been spending about $4 million a day to keep 50 fighter jets and nearly 40 support aircraft...

Pia Toscano Eliminated In American Idol Shocker (VIDEO)

Posted 04.07.2011 | Entertainment

No one saw this coming. American Idol sent home Pia Toscano on Thursday night, widely viewed as one of the best singers left in this year's competitio...

Sarah Palin Statement On Obama Veto Threat, Government Shutdown

Posted 04.08.2011 | Politics

Sarah Palin just took to Twitter and Facebook to share her take on President Obama's veto threat of a GOP stopgap funding bill, ongoing budget negotia...

Horse Runs Loose In Philadelphia (VIDEO)

Posted 04.11.2011 | Huffington Post

A horse added a new layer of congestion to several streets in Philadelphia this weekend after its rider fell off in the city's Fairmount Park. Acco...

Texas Wildfires 2011: Season Among Worst In State History (VIDEO)

Posted 04.11.2011 | Green

Out of control wildfires continue to wreak havoc on West Texas, an area still recovering from a series of wildfires in recent months. It's been one...

Hosni Mubarak Reportedly Suffers Heart Attack

Posted 04.12.2011 | World

Ousted Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak suffered a heart attack today, according to AFP and Egyptian State TV. The Associated Press reported earlie...

Aurora Borealis As Seen From San Francisco To Paris (VIDEO)

Posted 04.13.2011 | Green

There's been no shortage of stunning aurora borealis video footage this year. The northern lights natural phenomenon that has lit up the sky in nor...

Foursquare Day 2011 Becomes Official With Mayor Proclamations

Posted 04.14.2011 | Technology

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg has officially proclaimed April 16, 2011, "Foursquare Day," joining other mayors across America. Mayors of th...

What Japan's 9.0 Earthquake Sounded Like (AUDIO)

Posted 04.15.2011 | World

The devastating 9.0 earthquake in Japan on March 11 was one of the worst natural disasters in Japanese history, causing widespread damages, deaths, in...

Baby Survives Tornado In Raleigh (VIDEO)

Posted 04.18.2011 | Impact

Three-month-old Ayden was ripped from his cousin's arms by a tornado and tossed several feet away. All hope seemed lost, but the baby survived. Jon...

NFL Schedule 2011: Highlights, Primetime Games & More

Posted 04.19.2011 | Sports

If the season begins on time, pending ongoing labor negotiations, this is how the 2011 NFL schedule would look. NFL.com released the 2011 schedule ...

Phylicia Barnes' Body Found In Susquehanna River In Maryland

Posted 04.21.2011 | Huffington Post

The body of Phylicia Barnes has been found in the Susquehanna River, the local Fox affiliate in Baltimore reported this afternoon. Barnes, a 16-yea...

Easter Sunday 2011: Date Falls Later Than Normal This Year

Posted 04.22.2011 | Religion

The way the calendar works, Easter Sunday can take place no later than April 25. The date for Easter Sunday 2011 is April 24. The modern calendar a...

Earth Day Activities: How To Get Involved (PHOTOS)

Posted 04.22.2011 | Green

Exactly 41 years ago today, the inaugural Earth Day was celebrated with 20 million participants in the United States. Today, April 22, 2011, Earth Day...

Versus Announcer Declares Wrong Winner As Game Ends (VIDEO)

Posted 04.23.2011 | Sports

It's times like these that not only give Versus a bad name, but the NHL as well. As a critical playoff game was decided in double overtime in Bosto...

Phoebe Snow Dead: 'Poetry Man' Singer Dies At 60

Posted 04.26.2011 | Entertainment

NEW YORK — It wasn't long after the release of "Poetry Man," the breezy, jazzy love song that would make Phoebe Snow a star, that the singer exp...

Who Cares About The Royal Wedding? (STATS, TRENDS)

Posted 04.28.2011 | Technology

According to a number of polls, the vast majority of Americans care little about the Royal Wedding. A poll by the New York Times/CBS News found tha...