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‘Blacklist’ On The Move

‘Blacklist’ On The Move

February 3, 2015


Filed under Television

By Rob Owen Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (TNS) PASADENA, Calif. — NBC’s James Spader drama “The Blacklist” airs an episode Sunday after “Super Bowl XLIX” — listings show an approximate 10:15 p.m. start time but because the actual start time will depend on how long the game runs, that’s ...

Hawks’ Women’s Basketball Team Defeats Midland University JV

Hawks’ Women’s Basketball Team Defeats Midland University JV

January 29, 2015


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

NORFOLK - Yasmin Miller had 15 points and 13 rebounds in leading the Northeast Community College's women's basketball team to a 62-33 win over the Midland University JV here Tuesday. Janea Bunn finished with 13 points, nine blocked shots and eight rebounds. Hawks Coach Matt Svehla said defense was key ...

Spring Television: Get Cozy — There’s Lots To Watch

Spring Television: Get Cozy — There’s Lots To Watch

January 27, 2015


Filed under Television

By David Hiltbrand The Philadelphia Inquirer (TNS) We’ve entered the most recalcitrant part of the calendar. The nights are long. The windshields are frosty. Football is (almost) over, and baseball season seems like a distant dream. At least TV is stepping up to keep us entertained. Between br...

‘American Sniper’ Again Dominates Box Office; ‘Mortdecai’ Flops

‘American Sniper’ Again Dominates Box Office; ‘Mortdecai’ Flops

January 27, 2015


Filed under Movies

By Saba Hamedy Los Angeles Times (TNS) LOS ANGELES — “American Sniper” held down its No. 1 spot and crossed the $200 million mark at the domestic box office this weekend, surpassing three new releases including the Johnny Depp film “Mortdecai,” which proved to be a dud. Propelled by a ...

Free Microsoft Office Certifications Available For Northeast Students

Free Microsoft Office Certifications Available For Northeast Students

Jackson Miller, Assistant Editor-in-chief

January 23, 2015


Filed under Campus, Top Stories

Employers look for a variety of things from students when applying for jobs, especially an assurance of a skill. Brad Vogt, Information Technology instructor is helping Northeast Community College students by offering free certifications for the basic Microsoft Office programs. Vogt says, " Employers...

Google To Enter Wireless Business

Google To Enter Wireless Business

January 22, 2015


Filed under Business

By Matt O’Brien San Jose Mercury News (TNS) MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. — Google is taking a leap into the wireless business, according to reports that say the Internet giant plans to partner with Sprint and T-Mobile to sell mobile phone plans directly to customers. “It’s not surprising. Google ha...

Hawks women basketball team improves to 17-3 after win over Marshalltown

Hawks women basketball team improves to 17-3 after win over Marshalltown

January 22, 2015


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

NORFOLK - The Northeast Community College women's basketball team picked up its 17th win of the season with a 64-42 win over Marshalltown Community College here Wednesday. Megan Trinder led Northeast with 13 points and ten assists. Janea Bunn finished with eleven points and five blocked shots; Yasmin ...

2,000 Magazines In One App For $9.99 A Month Through New Magzter Plan

2,000 Magazines In One App For $9.99 A Month Through New Magzter Plan

January 20, 2015


Filed under Technology

By Paresh Dave Los Angeles Times (TNS) The latest all-you-can-consume bundle for content comes from Magzter. The app to read magazines online announced Monday that subscribers who pay $9.99 a month can read more than 2,000 magazines, including old issues. The titles include ESPN The Magazine, Maxim...

A&E’s ‘Nightwatch’ A Real-life Look At New Orleans Emergency Workers

A&E’s ‘Nightwatch’ A Real-life Look At New Orleans Emergency Workers

January 20, 2015


Filed under Television

By Verne Gay Newsday (TNS) THE SHOW “Nightwatch” WHEN | WHERE Thursday at 10 p.m. on A&E WHAT IT’S ABOUT Darkness shrouds many deeds, or, in the words of New Orleans emergency medical service worker Holly: “If you’re gonna shoot somebody, you’re gonna do it at night; stab someone, do it at nig...

Scottish Director Dives Deep Into Genre For His Latest Film, ‘Black Sea’

Scottish Director Dives Deep Into Genre For His Latest Film, ‘Black Sea’

January 20, 2015


Filed under Movies

By Roger Moore Tribune News Service (TNS) Kevin Macdonald has done his Roman Legion thriller (“The Eagle”), his sci-fi apocalypse (“How I Live Now”) and his political journalism thriller (“State of Play”). But what the Oscar-winning documentarian (“One Day in September”) really had a h...

‘Musketeers’ Back For New Adventures

‘Musketeers’ Back For New Adventures

January 15, 2015


Filed under Television

By Tish Wells McClatchy Washington Bureau (TNS) On Saturday, “The Musketeers” return to BBC America. Based on the Alexandre Dumas classic novel, The Three Musketeers, the show has undergone some radical changes in season two. Creator Adrian Hodges, is mixing it up a bit. Then again, it was ha...

Josh Gad and Kevin Hart team up for ‘The Wedding Ringer’

Josh Gad and Kevin Hart team up for ‘The Wedding Ringer’

January 15, 2015


Filed under Movies

By Madeleine Marr Miami Herald (TNS) MIAMI — Interesting factoid: The guy who voiced Olaf, the snowman who pines for summer in “Frozen,” grew up in the Sunshine State. Josh Gad was born and raised in Hollywood, Fla., and wouldn’t mind a few shout-outs when he’s in town. The 33-year-old acto...

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