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“the godfather” isn’t the only classic whose cast and crew are reuniting at tribeca this weekend. last night also saw a 25th anniversary screening of “reservoir dogs,” with quentin tarantino appearing alongside harvey keitel, michael madsen, steve buscemi and tim roth to discuss his classic debut.read more: ‘reservoir dogs’ video game will let you cause bloody mayhem as mr. white and quentin tarantino’s entire gang — watchlynn hirschberg moderated the discussion, beginning the proceedings by asking tarantino about the film’s world premiere at sundance. the writer/director called the event “kind of a disaster” because of technical difficulties: “at the height of it all, when everyone is pointing their guns at each other, the power went out. it was a fucking disaste...

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why it matters to you with 720 hp and a radical body kit, techart's latest cayenne resets the bar for outrageous tuned porsches.since its launch over a decade ago, the porsche cayenne has been a controversial vehicle. it sells in droves and does wonders for porsche’s bottom line, but some will always question whether an suv can be a “real” porsche. tuners seem to have embraced the cayenne, at any rate.to celebrate its 30th anniversary, noted porsche tuner techart decided to apply its talents to the cayenne turbo s. this model features a 4.8-liter, twin-turbocharged v8 that pumps out 570 horsepower and 590 pound-feet of torque in stock form. that’s not bad for a vehicle that will probably spend most of its time on school runs, but techart wasn’t satisfied. its magnum sport cayenne...

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brendan smith is putting the onus on himself to earn more minutes after alain vigneault used the physical, trade-deadline acquisition who has played well this postseason just 2:34 in the third period of the rangers' game 2 loss, sitting for the final 5:37 of regulation. brendan smith is putting the onus on himself to earn more minutes after alain vigneault used the physical, trade-deadline acquisition who has played well this postseason just 2:34 in the third period of the rangers’ game 2 loss, sitting for the final 5:37 of regulation. “any player at any level, a professional level, wants to play more, and i strive to try to keep getting better to play more minutes, and that’s all i’m gonna try to do,” smith said monday. “for anybody, you always want to play more minutes and ho...

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negotiations for a new wga film and tv contract will resume this afternoon in advance of tomorrow night’s strike deadline. the rare sunday bargaining session is a sign that the two sides are “moving closer to a deal,” a knowledgable source told deadline.relatedamptp offers to boost payments to wga health plan as strike deadline loomson saturday, the source said, management’s amptp made “big movement” on one of the wga’s main demands – a new pay formula for writers and writer-producers employed on short-order tv series.bringing pay for new media shows up to parity with network shows and rescuing the wga’s ailing health plan are among the other key issues.the guilds’ current contract expires monday night at midnight, and members of the wga east and west have voted overwhe...

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photo: chris kaufman, special to the chronicle image 1of/6captioncloseimage 1 of 6cat perez, co-founder of health insurance startup healthsherpa, works at the office in sacramento, calif. thursday, april 27, 2017.cat perez, co-founder of health insurance startup healthsherpa, works at the office in sacramento, calif. thursday, april 27, 2017. photo: chris kaufman, special to the chronicle image 2 of 6cat perez, chief product officer and co-founder of healthsherpa, stands next to ceo george kalogeropoulos as they hand out pens.cat perez, chief product officer and co-founder of healthsherpa, stands next to ceo george kalogeropoulos as they hand out pens. photo: chris kaufman, special to the chronicle image 3 of 6cat perez, right, co-founder of health insurance startup healthsherpa, has lunch...

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in 2010, gail orcutt was diagnosed with lung cancer. the diagnosis came as a shock to the nonsmoker, who eventually had her entire left lung removed. she had no idea how she could have developed the disease until she came across an article about radon and learned it was the top cause of lung cancer among…...

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laila ali is the epitome of a bada** woman. she is not only a world-renowned, undefeated boxing champion, but also a mother, wellness expert, tv host, author and so much more. this wife and mother of two is no stranger to adversity, and the ever-changing landscape of her career is a testament to her perseverance. it is no wonder that tj maxx invited her to spearhead their latest endeavor: the maxx you project.after surveying nearly 500 women in their stores across the country, tj maxx found that 80 percent of women feel held back by the stereotypes that society places on them. the maxx you project was created to provide a learning environment for women to shatter stereotypes and traditional gender molds so that they can achieve their unique aspirations.the “main event” of the maxx you ...

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follow @lordsofpainposted in: wwenew wwe united states champion crowned at payback (photos, videos)by marc middletonapr 30, 2017 - 9:59:42 pm chris jericho became the new wwe united states champion by defeating kevin owens in the opening match of tonight's wwe payback pay-per-view from the sap center in san jose, california.jericho is now a two-time united states champion. owens won the title back at wrestlemania 33 in orlando.with the win, jericho joins the smackdown roster. owens stays on the blue brand.below are photos and videos from tonight's match:follow marc on twitter at @this_is_marc. send any news, tips or corrections to us by clicking here.big news on a crazy brock lesnar feud, "broken" hardy plans for wwe raw revealed, vince mcmahon upset with wwe newcomer, new gifs & galleries...

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follow @lordsofpainposted in: wwespoilers for tonight's "house of horrors" match at wwe paybackby marc middletonapr 30, 2017 - 6:43:08 pm part of tonight's non-title "house of horrors" match at wwe payback between bray wyatt and wwe champion randy orton has already been filmed, according to pwinsider. the first part of the match will take place inside of an actual house and will run for around 10 minutes.that opening segment of the match will feature orton arriving in a limousine before the two fight in several rooms of the house, including one that has dolls hanging from the ceiling. wyatt will go on to trap orton in the kitchen, then hijack the limousine. they will then "travel to" the arena and finish the match.follow marc on twitter at @this_is_marc. send any news, tips or corrections ...

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jayantha prabhu has joined agc networks, a global solution integrator.previously, jayantha prabhu held the position of group cio for essar group, where he was responsible for the group it strategy, enterprise architecture, information security, project delivery, green it and sustainability. he had been associated with the conglomerate since 1999. as the cio of essar group companies, jayantha established the technology vision and transformed various business processes by adopting mobility, cloud, analytics and digital to drive business growth. as a global solution integrator agc networks represents leading brands in unified communications, network infrastructure & data center, cyber security and enterprise applications to evolve the customer’s digital landscape. a leader in enterprise com...

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translate to english >translate to english >translate to english >translate to english >this content is available customized for our international audience. switch to us edition?this content is available customized for our international audience. switch to canadian edition?this content is available customized for our international audience. switch to uk edition?this content is available customized for our international audience. switch to australian edition?möchtest du zur deutschen version wechseln?do you want to go to the german edition?souhaitez-vous vous rendre sur l'édition française ?do you want to go to the french edition?nós especializamos nosso site para sua região! você gostaria de ir para e! online brasil?we have specialized our website for your region. would you like to s...

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consumers’ desire for personalized shopping experiences is by now well documented. in response to these expectations, merchants are increasingly using tools that present products and content, which reflect shoppers’ preferences, and past picks. these investments are likely to pay off, as merchants report personalization improves results throughout the customer life cycle.product recommendation and customer profiling tools increasingly integrate past brand interactions with “big data” insights that predict shoppers’ likely needs and paths to purchase. artificial intelligence, known as ai, is the logical next step in this progression, enabling machines to respond to shoppers’ input with relevant content and products. usage of ai-enhanced services is on the rise with forrester rep...

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why it matters to you if you'd rather drive off-grid than stay in a traditional campground, how about a fully customized camper van? oregon's outside vans has you covered.if you’ve tried bare-bones van camping and decided you’re all-in, yet want something custom-built to fit your needs, oregon-based outside van might be a good place to start. its unique camper van dubbed the rainmaker is the perfect example of how outside van builds its campers for off-grid living.outside van offers vans with what it calls “core,” “configurable,” and “custom” conversions, none of which come cheap. a core van conversion generally takes four to seven weeks to build, costing buyers between $48,000 to $53,000, which doesn’t even include the original price of the van.a configurable van, ...

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در حالی حسن روحانی باز هم وعده داده، این بار با طرح "کاج" بحران بیکاری جوانان را حل می‌کند که ۴ طرح قبلی حسن روحانی برای اشتغالزایی از جمله "تکاپو" و "حرکت" شکست خورده و احتمال اینکه طرح کاج هم به سرنوشت…...

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washington (reuters) - u.s. congressional negotiators have hammered out a bipartisan agreement on a spending package to keep the federal government funded through the end of the current fiscal year on sept. 30, a senior congressional aide said on sunday.the house of representatives and senate must approve the deal before the end of friday and send it to president donald trump for his signature to avoid the first government shutdown since 2013. the washington post reported that congress was expected to vote early this week on the agreement that is expected to include increases for defense spending and border security.the republican-led congress averted a u.s. government shutdown last friday by voting for a stop-gap spending bill that gave lawmakers another week to work out federal spending...

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a top official in the obama administration's justice department will become the first black and first woman president of manhattan's john jay college of criminal justice, trustees said monday. karol mason, 59, a former assistant attorney general, was a leading voice in the department on juvenile justice, bail reform and re-entry. she will take over aug. 1 as john jay's fifth president, and said she would focus on the "justice" part of criminal justice. "john jay has been a progressive leader in improving law enforcement and addressing the toughest issues in our criminal and juvenile justice systems," mason said.city jail training academy to hold classes at john jay college "serving as the college's president will afford a unique opportunity for me to combine my passion to improve access to...

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continued from page 4may usually represents the end of spring shows and the beginning of summer ones, though this time we've got a ton of series premiering - from showtime's twin peaks revival to bloodline, sense8, unbreakable kimmy schmidt and more on netflix to syfy's 12 monkeys, this month is packed!sense8airs on: netflixpremiere: 5/05/17season 2 of the wachowski's sense8 lands in may as older sensates will be introduced in the series while a new villain haunts the eight sensates. this comes on the heels of the two-hour sense8 christmas special that acted, in a way, as the first episode of season 2.batman & billairs on: hulupremiere: 5/06/17everyone thinks that bob kane created batman, but that's not the whole truth. one author makes it his crusade to make it known that bill finger,...

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seeking to outdo sinclair broadcasting, the nation’s no. 1 owner of local tv stations, 21st century fox and private equity firm blackstone group are teaming to make a bid for tribune media, according to a report in the financial times.relatedsean hannity could leave fox news if murdochs don't back besieged co-prez bill shineciting two people familiar with the negotiations, the ft said blackstone would provide financial resources while fox would offer operating expertise on the station side, given its portfolio of 28 owned-and-operated stations. a deal would certainly be a welcome change of subject for the murdoch family. rupert murdoch and sons lachlan and james have been contending with ongoing strife at fox news channel, which continues to be a ratings machine but recently parted ways...

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if you’re frustrated with the fact that men aren’t chivalrous and romantic anymore, you’re not alone.as a women’s dating coach, i constantly get emails from women who complain that chivalry is dead… romance is dead.believe it or not, it’s actually not dead. men don’t act more romantic because they’re afraid.let me explain what i mean…the other day my girlfriend was telling me a story about a guy who gave her friend a promise ring. this is what she said about it…“he got her that ring because he’s too big of a coward to propose to her!”wow… as a man, this kind of talk from a woman makes me really sad.when i was young, i was incredibly romantic. when i was in high school, i used to write my first girlfriend poems.i bought her flowers once a month (red carnations). ...

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why it matters to you that the tech industry suffers from gender inequality is no secret, and this study appears to offers some confirmation.evidence that gender bias exists in the field of computer science has emerged in the form of a new study examining acceptance rates of contributions from men and women in an open-source software community. the study’s findings indicated that women’s contributions were rejected more often, but only if their gender is identifiable. if, in fact, it is unclear whether the contributor is a man or a woman, women’s contributions tended to be accepted at a greater rate.“there are a number of questions and concerns related to gender bias in computer programming, but this project was focused on one specific research question: to what extent does gen...

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brussels—the north atlantic treaty organization is considering appointing a senior official to oversee counterterrorism efforts, a move aimed at meeting one of president donald trump’s demands that the alliance focus more on terror threats.the proposal is similar to nato’s recent decision to create a top intelligence post, a move that mr. trump has repeatedly praised and that he has cited as evidence the alliance has responded to......

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the stretch of beach in north san diego county where a 35-year-old woman nearly lost her life in a shark attack last weekend lures surfers with its legendary waves and wealth of surf breaks.but something about it also draws great white sharks, experts say.chris lowe, a professor of marine biology and director of the shark lab at cal state long beach, said his research confirms what surfers have long noticed: san onofre is one of southern california’s white shark “hot spots.”tagging data, fishermen’s catch and eyewitness observations seem to bear that out. san onofre — along with ventura, santa monica bay and huntington beach — is a nursery for the ocean predators.it was near san onofre’s popular “church” surf spot that leeanne ericson of vista was attacked about 6:30 p.m....

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follow @lordsofpainposted in: wwebayley on wwe payback and her hometown (video), house of horrors teaser, cesaro and sheamusby marc middletonapr 30, 2017 - 6:55:11 pm- above and below are videos of hometown star bayley backstage at the sap center for tonight's wwe payback pay-per-view as she prepares to defend the raw women's title against alexa bliss tonight. she talks about how she's never been backstage at the sap center and how fans lined up outside of the arena reminded her of her younger years. bayley says she's dealt with girls like bliss all her life and they just need to hurt someone else to feel better about themselves but thankfully she's not like bliss and she's going to beat bliss in front of friends and family tonight.- cesaro and sheamus will be in the payback social media l...

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with a heat wave soaring into the high 80s, guests came to the red carpet for the 44th daytime emmy awards prepared with umbrellas to brave the sun and speeches for their forthcoming victories.mary hart, who took home the lifetime achievement award, was one of those who brought along a pre-prepared speech. “i really am overwhelmed,” she said. “there are many award shows that we have all sat through, but this is super special.” the “entertainment tonight” legend also recalled the beginning of her career saying, “my first assignment was to do the rko reunion. it was all of the great movie stars that i grew up watching. i actually got giddy talking to fred astaire and ginger rodgers. she was a broad and she danced like an angel. she was so much fun.” although there were no fa...

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closeprevious articleq&a: chuck evans on why the golfing machine still mattersnext articledevelop your speed in your golf swing, but don't forget the brakes!ben alberstadtadvertisementmay 1, 2017apr 26, 2017apr 25, 2017view full buzzrolllatest buzzzspotted: callaway epic irons|honma irons & wedges|callaway epic drivers|spotted: mizuno mp-18 irons|tm m1 & m2 drivers|titleist 917 vs 915|17' tm m1 & m2 irons|ping i200 irons|titleist 917 drivers|write for wrx?latest classifiedstrending wrx forum buzzz123456789what’s in the bagtour witb photosgolfwrx staff-may 1, 2017apr 26, 2017apr 25, 2017apr 24, 2017apr 19, 2017apr 18, 2017featured writersben alberstadtthe usga might have a problem ... »tom stickney iiq&a: chuck evans on why the go... »followdennis clarkfaults and fixes: open club fa... ...

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follow @lordsofpainposted in: wwewwe payback attendance, finn balor on getting his title back, bayley gearby marc middletonmay 1, 2017 - 7:17:56 am - finn balor appeared on miztv with the miz and maryse during last night's wwe payback kickoff pre-show, as seen in the video below. the segment ended with balor taking miz down but balor mentioned earlier that he has his sights set on getting his wwe universal title back from the current champion brock lesnar.- michael cole announced 13,694 fans in attendance at the sap center in san jose, california for last night's pay-per-view.- as seen below, wwe sold limited edition "hometown hugs" t-shirts for former raw women's champion bayley at last night's payback pay-per-view in san jose. bayley lost her title to alexa bliss.follow marc on twitter a...

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el capitan, the latest update to os x, seeks to make the operating system better with various performance enhancements and interesting new features. downloading it is kind of a no-brainer because of its price tag (free!), but el capitan (named, btw, for the famous mountain in yosemite park) does come with some baggage of its own. as mac users have worked with the new os, they’ve noticed several problems that seem linked to el capitan. here are the most common issues people have struggled with, and the best solutions for getting those kinks worked out.problem: i tried to install el capitan, but it gives me error messagessolution:if you really want to like el capitan but can’t actually complete the download due to error messages, your current version of yosemite is probably causing trou...

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0advertisement credit: instagram     may 1, 2017 by jessica bennett0 sharesadvertisementthe season 9 real housewives of atlanta reunion is shaping up to be the most epic in the show’s almost decade-long history.while part four of the reunion is sure to be explosive, the ladies are already sharing their thoughts on parts one, two and three, with kenya moore taking issue with porsha williams playing the victim.the former beauty queen calls porsha’s bluff when she claims the other women bully her on a regular basis, saying all of them have been subject to bullying and shade both before and after joining the series, according to her personal bravo blog.“she has repeatedly used this excuse before. several of the ladies have been bullied as a child, as they revealed.“she constantly bu...

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richmond, va. (ap) — officials say virginia is joining in an effort to expand access to opioid addition treatment for prisoners.the virginia department of corrections says virginia is one of eight states picked by the national governors association for the “learning lab.” officials say the states will learn about initiatives in place in massachusetts and create plans for how to get more offenders in opioid addiction treatment.virginia department of corrections director harold clarke says nine inmates have died in the state’s facilities since 2015 due to heroin or fentanyl overdoses. clark says he wants that number “reduced to zero.”the other states participating in the program are alaska, indiana, kansas, minnesota, north carolina, new jersey and washington.most read storiesunl...

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intel and amd test their chips before shipping them, and slap a speed limit on them based on a lot of different factors. performance, supply quotas, and marketing all play a role in determining how many chips of a certain speed each manufacturer ships to retailers.that’s where the fun comes in. by doing some tinkering, you might find that your humble cpu is hiding some serious horsepower. you could very well crank a 4ghz processor up to 4.5ghz or 4.6ghz (or higher), for instance. with some serious cooling power, you might even push it to 5ghz. but your mileage will vary, because like we said, no two chips are alike.exciting, right? depending on your luck, you might have a processor that is capable of running much, much faster than it currently is, like a caged cheetah. or a surprisin...

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miami beach, fla. -- rough surf and the threat of rip currents have led to both rescues and drownings this weekend, cbs miami reports.the national weather service warned of strong and dangerous rip currents along the beaches of south florida. the wind and waves made the water a place many may wanted to stay away from.some beachgoers noticed lifeguards swimming in to the ocean to pull people closer to shore."there were sirens and everything," said laura dias. "they were blowing the whistle, everyone kind of got out of the water at some point."there have been a number of incidents on the water.saturday morning three boaters were saved after their vessel sank.no way to call for help as three men clung to a cooler off the coast.playvideocbs evening newswhat to do if you're stuck in a flooded ...

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why it matters to you wheely offers one of the smallest and effective solutions to keep your bike visible at night.visibility is a big concern for anyone who rides a bicycle at night. generally speaking, the more lights, the better when it comes to safety. the wheely bike light is a small and lightweight way to make a bicycle stand out.as the name suggests, wheely is a bike light designed to attach to the hubs of both wheels. while small, the lights work by illuminating the surface area of the wheels, offering 360-degree visibility. this lighting solution makes wheely more effective than other available products.most commonly, bike lights attach to the handlebars, front stem, seat posts, or saddle. these lights can be incredibly bright, but they only offer visibility from certain angles,...

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mario balotelli’s nice hosted paris saint-germain this weekend in what was a hugely important match in the ligue 1 title race. nice did what they’ve done all year and upset the odds by whooping up on psg by a score of 3-1, and balotelli scored a pretty goal to kick off the beatdown. by the end of the match, psg were so frustrated by their impending loss and the season-killing implications of it that two of their players did dumb things to get themselves sent off.advertisementno moment was as perfectly insulting as the above video, in which balotelli—by that point already up 2-0 and looking to waste some time in the corner—begins to practically dance with the ball at his feet, so high is his confidence and so low in his regard for the dignity and feelings of the psg players he was h...

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a 70-year-old woman jumped to her death on the upper east side on sunday morning, officials said. first responders rushed to a building on gracie square by east end ave. at 10:35 a.m., authorities said. the woman leapt from the top story and landed on an eighth-floor balcony, cops said. paramedics arrived at the scene, but she could not be saved.man prevents suicidal leap by grabbing wife's ponytail(andrew savulich/new york daily news) the luxury building where the woman died was once home to heiress gloria vanderbilt, who lived in the 15-story site’s penthouse. vanderbilt’s son, carter vanderbilt cooper, leapt to his death from the unit’s terrace in 1988.tags:upper east sidesuicidessend a letter to the editorjoin the conversation:facebooktweet...

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