Here are the top news headlines that may interest you for Friday, April 5th, 2013. Read, be informed, discuss, and prosper.
Roger Ebert Dead at 70 “It was reviewing movies that made Roger Ebert as famous and wealthy as many of the stars who felt the sting or caress of his pen or were the recipients of his televised thumbs-up or thumbs-down judgments.”
What’s a “Brilliant Bus”? “…mobile computer lab, Estella’s Brilliant Bus, has provided free, computer-based tutoring for more than 2,000 students since 2011.”
Illegal Building Collapse Kills 45 Near Mumbai “An illegally-constructed, half-completed building in the Mumbai suburb of Thane collapsed on Thursday evening.”
Lakers Flub Shaquille O’Neal’s Jersey Retirement “The L.A. Lakers, who retired Shaquille O’Neal’s No. 34 Tuesday night, put the legendary big man’s name on the front of the jersey instead of the back…”
Man Who Spent Over 40 years in Jail Released for Wrongful Conviction “The Tucson man, now 58, was convicted in 1970 of starting a hotel fire in which 29 people perished.”