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Oscar Underdog Redmayne May Have Done The Most Impressive Acting Job Last Year

Oscar Underdog Redmayne May Have Done The Most Impressive Acting Job Last Year

January 15, 2015


Filed under Entertainment

By Roger Moore Tribune News Service (TNS) Golden Globe winner Eddie Redmayne had to come up with a few more surprised and “incredibly honored” remarks when his Oscar nomination for “The Theory of Everything” was announced Thursday. He’s trying to keep his head about him, even as the accl...

Lifetime’s ‘Whitney’ Suffers From Predictability

Lifetime’s ‘Whitney’ Suffers From Predictability

January 13, 2015


Filed under Television

By Kevin C. Johnson St. Louis Post-Dispatch (TNS) “Whitney” is everything you’d expect from an unauthorized Lifetime biopic about Whitney Houston. That’s not good news for Houston fans. Aside from strong lead performances from Yaya DaCosta and Arlen Escarpeta, “Whitney” is mostly a me...

Elton John, The Who Top 2015 NOLA Jazz & Heritage Festival Lineup

Elton John, The Who Top 2015 NOLA Jazz & Heritage Festival Lineup

January 13, 2015


Filed under Music

By Randy Lewis Los Angeles Times (TNS) Elton John, the Who, Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga, No Doubt, Pitbull, Trombone Shorty, Jerry Lee Lewis, Ed Sheeran and T.I. are among dozens of acts slated to play the 2015 Jazz & Heritage Festival in New Orleans, one of the biggest and most diverse music...

‘Fifty Shades’ Director Sam Taylor-Johnson Finds R-rated Sweet Spot

‘Fifty Shades’ Director Sam Taylor-Johnson Finds R-rated Sweet Spot

January 12, 2015


Filed under Movies

By Rebecca Keegan Los Angeles Times (TNS) Sam Taylor-Johnson had been working in secrecy for months when she finally got an opportunity to play footage of her new film for a fresh-eyed viewer — Beyonce. The London-born director is making one of the most anticipated movies of 2015, an adaptation o...

Substance Tops Style At CES’ Global Technology Marketplace

Substance Tops Style At CES’ Global Technology Marketplace

January 12, 2015


Filed under Technology

By Tracey Lien Los Angeles Times (TNS) LAS VEGAS — Sandy Liang mans a little booth at the Westgate Hotel convention hall in Las Vegas. Dressed sharply in a navy suit, he sits around trying to look busy. He plays with his smartphone. He twiddles a pen. He flicks through the leaflets he hands out all...

Virtual Reality Isn’t Just For Video Games

Virtual Reality Isn’t Just For Video Games

January 12, 2015


Filed under Technology, Video Games

By Tracey Lien Los Angeles Times LAS VEGAS _When people think of virtual reality, they think games. Put on a helmet where VR systems are being demonstrated, and chances are you'll be immersed in a video game. Here you are in a spaceship cockpit. Now you're driving a race car. Oh, look, you're dodging...

Sound Advice: Earphones Good For Running

Sound Advice: Earphones Good For Running

January 11, 2015


Filed under Technology

By Don Lindich Tribune News Service (TNS) Q: I need some headphones or earphones to use while I run, preferably something that stays in my ear and sounds good. Bluetooth would be nice, but not 100 percent necessary. —Robert S., Willoughby, Ohio A: I recently tested two models recently that take...

Aereo Files For Bankruptcy Protection

Aereo Files For Bankruptcy Protection

January 11, 2015


Filed under Technology

By Tracey Lien Los Angeles Times (TNS) Aereo Inc., the online video streaming service backed by businessman and Television Hall of Fame member Barry Diller, filed for bankruptcy protection on Thursday night, five months after an unfavorable Supreme Court ruling. The service had allowed subscribers to wat...

Hey,Guys, Listen Up On Grooming Tips From Kutcher, Pacino Celebrity Stylist

Hey,Guys, Listen Up On Grooming Tips From Kutcher, Pacino Celebrity Stylist

January 3, 2015


Filed under Lifestyles, Style/Fashion

BALTIMORE — We’re in the middle of No-Shave November and Movember, annual events in which men grow facial hair raise awareness of men’s health issues and cancer, so it’s the perfect time to talk about male grooming trends. Men’s grooming is having a moment, according to Vaughn Acord, a ce...

How To Create A Smoky Eye Look For The Season

How To Create A Smoky Eye Look For The Season

December 25, 2014


Filed under Lifestyles, Style/Fashion

Smoky eyes are a popular look for the season. Here’s how to create them: 1. Begin by applying an eyelid primer, this will make the eye shadow stand out and last longer. 2. Press a small piece of adhesive tape on cloth to make it less sticky. Use the tape to make a guideline from the outer edge of ...

Finals Schedule

December 8, 2014


Filed under Activities

Semester test schedule for Northeast Community College, Fall, 2014. ...

Northeast Loves Miss Kay

Northeast Loves Miss Kay

Casey Peters

December 4, 2014


Filed under Campus, Top Stories

She's there everyday when you go to breakfast and lunch, she knows your name and cares about your day. Her name is Kay Gilfert, but students at Northeast know her as Miss Kay. Kay has an uncanny ability to remember students' faces and names. If someone came back from 20 years ago, she would be able...

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