Posts Tagged Celebrity

Indian film awards arrive in Tampa, Fla., but why?

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The so-called Bollywood Oscars have been held in Macau, Singapore, London and now . Tampa?

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Whoa there: NYC carriage horse ban is stalled

In this Jan. 27, 2010 file photo, horse-drawn carriage roll through New York's Central Park.  Mayor Bill de Blasio is pulling back the reins on his plans to quickly get rid of New York City’s horse-drawn carriage industry.  He has been stung by a recent outpouring of support for the colorful coaches that have clip-clopped their way through Central Park for more than 150 years. At first, he said he would ban the horses during his first week in office. Now, facing resistance from the usually compliant City Council, he says he will end the “inhumane” practice by year’s end.  (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Mayor Bill de Blasio is pulling back the reins on his plans to quickly get rid of New York City’s horse-drawn carriage industry, stung by a recent outpouring of support for the colorful coaches that have clip-clopped their way through Central Park for more than 150 years.

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Bieber seeks delay in Fla. DUI trial

MIAMI (AP) — Justin Bieber is seeking a delay in his trial currently scheduled to begin next month on Florida charges of driving under the influence, resisting arrest and driving with an expired license.

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University of Connecticut hoops ex-star dies at 84

STORRS, Conn. (AP) — The first University of Connecticut men’s basketball player to score 1,000 points has died. Former Husky Vin Yokabaskas was 84.

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Skier Miller, son’s mom make custody pact, for now

In this Dec. 9, 2013 file photo, Olympic skier Bode Miller exits family court in New York. Miller and former Marine Sara McKenna have reached a temporary truce in their custody fight over their 14-month-old son. McKenna and the Sochi bronze medalist will share time with the toddler over the next four months. Monday's, April 21, 2014  agreement came shortly before both parents were to testify at a Manhattan Family Court hearing. (AP Photo/ Louis Lanzano, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Olympic skier Bode (BOH’-dee) Miller and former Marine Sara McKenna have reached a temporary truce in their custody fight over their 14-month-old son.

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