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Carla Bruni-Sarkozy pour Bulgari

AFPRelQC | July 17, 2013 | Quebec Art De Vivre
Le mannequin chanteur a été photographié par Terry Richardson pour la nouvelle campagne de la marque italienne. De tous les plus grands défilés dans les années 90, Carla Bruni-Sarkozy avait mis sa carrière de mannequin entre parenthèses pendant que son mari Nicolas Sarkozy exerçait les plus hautes fonctions de l’État.  Sous...

Bernanke Drives Interest Rates Higher, Then Shifts Blame

Mark Gongloff | July 17, 2013 | Business
Ben Bernanke just can't stop finding good things to say about the economy. He'll make them up if he has to. The Federal Reserve chairman, appearing Wednesday before the House Financial Services Committee to deliver a semi-annual report on monetary policy, was asked about the fact that interest...

Watch 'Damages' Online -- For Free!

Chris Harnick | July 17, 2013 | TV
"Damages" has made its way online for free viewing. The drama starring Glenn Close and Rose Byrne has landed on Crackle. Right now, just Seasons 1-4 are available. Season 5, the show's last, came out on DVD on Tuesday, July 16. "Damages" ended its run last summer...

Rachel Jeantel On Trayvon Martin: 'He Had Heart'

Ryan Buxton | July 17, 2013 | HuffPost Live 321
Days after the controversial end to the George Zimmerman trial, Trayvon Martin's close friend Rachel Jeantel visited the HuffPost Live studio on July 16 to discuss her relationship with the teenager whose death gripped the nation. Jeantel's testimony about the night Martin died and her phone conversation with him during...

Rolling Stone's 'The Bomber' Issue Banned By CVS, Tedeschi Foods

Jillian Berman | July 17, 2013 | Business
CVS and New England-based grocery store chain Tedeschi Foods say they won't be selling this week's Rolling Stone, which features Boston bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev on the cover, Boston Magazine reports. Tedeschi posted this to its Facebook page after Rolling Stone released an early peek...

Review: Pebble smart watch is good sign for wearable computing

CP | July 17, 2013 | Canada Business
NEW YORK, N.Y. - You have a cellphone, maybe a tablet. Sometimes you lug around a laptop. Do you really need one more gadget on you?Yes, you do. You need a smart watch. At least, that's what I learned after I got the Pebble, a $150 watch that connects wirelessly...

Forbes dévoile sa liste des 10 acteurs les mieux payés à Hollywood

Melissa Des Groseilliers | July 17, 2013 | Canada Quebec
C’est devenu maintenant une véritable tradition. Forbes divulgue annuellement son classement des stars les mieux payées à Hollywood. Cette année, le magazine financier américain a compilé de juin 2012 à juin 2013 des chiffres qui donnent franchement le vertige, à la faveur des films de super-héros qui ont...

'Bring Your Bike On Board' Program Allows Amtrak To Test Bikes On Ethan Allen Train Line

Katelyn Mullen | July 17, 2013 | Travel
ALBANY, N.Y. -- Amtrak will allow bikes on board specially fitted cafe cars on their Ethan Allen line running from New York to Vermont. Sen. Charles Schumer announced Tuesday that Amtrak will test a "Bring Your Bike on Board" demonstration program on the Ethan Allen line this month. Schumer and...

Mitch Daniels Denies Trying To Censor Indiana Universities

Paige Lavender | July 17, 2013 | Politics
INDIANAPOLIS -- Purdue University President Mitch Daniels says he never tried to quash academic freedom while serving as Indiana's governor and is criticizing an Associated Press report citing emails in which he opposed use of a book by antiwar activist Howard Zinn. Emails published Tuesday by the AP show Daniels...

H&M Online Shopping Will Be A Reality In A Few Weeks (PHOTO)

Renee Jacques | July 17, 2013 | Style
H&M, a go-to store for all things cheap and chic, will make its devoted American shoppers very happy come August. E-commerce already exists in countries such as the Netherlands, Germany, Sweden and the UK, but we only have brick and mortar stores Stateside. This morning, however,

MacKay says two Nova Scotia cases prominent in briefings as new justice minister

CP | July 17, 2013 | Canada Politics
Peter MacKay says he has asked to be briefed on two high-profile cases in Nova Scotia as he gets up to speed in his new job as federal justice minister.MacKay says the first file he asked to be briefed on was the Ernest Fenwick MacIntosh case.The Supreme Court of Canada...

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis' 'Same Love' Nabs MTV VMA Nomination

Christopher Rudolph | July 17, 2013 | Gay Voices
MTV's Video Music Award (VMA) nominations were announced July 17, and while the videos for Justin Timberlake's "Mirrors" and Macklemore & Ryan Lewis' "Thrift Store" have the most nominations, each with six, it is the latter artists' other video nomination that should be noted today. Under...

New Exhibit Reminds L.A. The City Has Been Majority-Latino Before

Roque Planas | July 17, 2013 | Latino Voices
Earlier this month the California Department of Finance issued a report that predicted Latinos will be a majority in the state by early 2014. But as new exhibit at the Los Angeles Natural History Museum points out: Mexicans have always been a big part of California’s history.

Microsoft Tries To Outdo Google, Facebook Outrage Over PRISM: 'The Constitution Itself Is Suffering'

Dino Grandoni | July 17, 2013 | Technology
In a strongly worded letter, Microsoft is pressing the Obama administration for permission to disclose more information about the U.S. government's secret program to spy on Americans' Internet activity, including how often authorities are snooping online. "[T]he Constitution itself is suffering, and it will take the personal involvement...

DalealPlay se incorpora a la oferta audiovisual de AS

Guillermo Rodríguez | July 17, 2013 | Spain
Read More: Deportes, Spain News ha dado un paso más en su apuesta audiovisual online con la incorporación de AS y Advernet, propietaria de DalealPlay, han alcanzado un acuerdo estratégico para incorporar el portal de vídeos, considerado el Youtube español, a la oferta de De hecho, en junio, DalealPlay batió todos los...

Grand Canyon Lightning Strike Injures 4

Nick Visser | July 17, 2013 | Green
GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Ariz. -- Authorities say four visitors at the Grand Canyon suffered minor injuries from a nearby lightning strike at the canyon's south rim. Officials at Grand Canyon National Park say the four people weren't struck by lightning but instead felt tingling in their bodies after lightning...

VMA: Justin Timberlake et le duo Macklemore & Ryan Lewis partent favoris

PC | July 17, 2013 | Canada Quebec
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NEW YORK, États-Unis - L'homme au complet-cravate et le duo qui préfère dégoter des vêtements «vintage» dans des friperies mènent le bal au chapitre des nominations en prévision des MTV Video Music Awards.La chaîne télévisée américaine MTV a annoncé mercredi que Justin Timberlake et Macklemore & Ryan Lewis avaient décroché...

Le botteur Connor Barth étant blessé, les Bucs le remplacent par Lawrence Tynes

PC | July 17, 2013 | Canada Quebec
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TAMPA, États-Unis - Le botteur de précision des Buccaneers de Tampa Bay Connor Barth ratera la prochaine saison en raison d'une déchirure au tendon d'Achille et l'équipe a embauché le double vainqueur du Super Bowl Lawrence Tynes pour le remplacer.Les Bucs ont fait savoir mercredi que Barth s'est blessé la...

Language barriers may threaten sexual health of new Canadians: UBC study

CP | July 17, 2013 | Canada British Columbia
VANCOUVER - Language barriers may be putting the sexual health of some new Canadians at risk.That's the concern raised in a study by University of British Columbia School of Nursing researcher Yuko Homma.She says the majority of East Asian-Canadian adolescents have not had sex, but among those who are sexually...

Chauncey Billups Returns To The Detroit Pistons, Is Ready To Win

Dominique Mosbergen | July 17, 2013 | Sports
Chauncey Billups is back in Detroit, and he's ready to do some winning. At a news conference Tuesday, Billups, who just signed a two-year contract with the Detroit Pistons for $2.5 million a year, said he's happy to be back in the Palace of Auburn Hills. “I...