A botched execution that used a new drug combination left an Oklahoma inmate writhing and clenching his teeth on the gurney Tuesday, leading prison officials to halt the proceedings before the inmate’s eventual death from a heart attack. Clayton Lockett, 38, was declared unconscious 10 minutes after the first of the state’s new three-drug lethal […]
If you’re using Internet Explorer and click on the wrong link, a hacker could hijack your computer. Microsoft is racing to address a weakness in its popular Web browser that security experts at FireEye revealed over the weekend. The researchers discovered that hackers have exploited the bug and created a new type of attack. This […]
Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher and Mark Hamill are officially joining the cast of “Star Wars: Episode VII.” They will be joined by newcomers John Boyega and Daisy Ridley, along with Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac, Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson and Max von Sydow. Original “Star Wars” cast members Kenny Baker (R2-D2), Anthony Daniels (C-3PO) and Peter […]
While I like to think I know a little about business writing, I often fall into a few word traps. For example, “who” and “whom.” I rarely use “whom” when I should. Even when spell check suggests “whom,” I think it sounds pretentious. So I don’t use it. And I’m sure some people then think, […]
Jim Koch knows beer. He also knows a beer trick that may change your life. “Yeast!” “Yeast?” “Active yeast. Like you get at the grocery store.” Koch told me that for years he has swallowed your standard Fleischmann’s dry yeast before he drinks, stirring the white powdery substance in with some yogurt to make it […]
A Caesar adorned with a week’s worth of meals served at a Vancouver pub is garnering worldwide media attention thanks to social media. The $60 Checkmate Caesar, served at The Score on Davie St., is topped with a whole fresh-roasted chicken, with a cheeseburger and a pulled pork slider on top of that. The creation […]
Full lineup with set times has been announced. Make sure you don’t miss ANY of the bands you want to see!
This isn’t the first movie about a boy growing up but it is going to make movie history. It’s not a “reality movie” but the star was cast at age 6 and the movie was filmed slowly over 12 YEARS as the boy grew up in real life.