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Sep 17, 2014

Peugeot ploughs new furrow with revised 508 as it looks to win more 'user-chooser' buyers

PEUGEOT'S heavily revised 508 family/fleet motor will be rolled out at next week's Ploughing championships. The saloon, SW and RXH diesel hybrid get a shift upmarket with new equipment, sharper styling and a much improved cabin. There are also new an... #Ford Motor Company #Skoda

Sep 17, 2014

Jacksonville-area voters go 94.5% for new district

Nearly 95 percent of Jacksonville and north Pulaski County voters in Tuesday's election said they favored the formation of a new Jacksonville-area school district to be carved out of the existing Pulaski County Special School District. The 94.53 perc... #Ford Motor Company #Skoda

Sep 16, 2014

LI woman dips into college fund to spread cheer to ill children

Ashley Wade was diagnosed with Crohns disease during her senior year at Portledge School in Locust Valley, and spent the last month of 2011 fighting the ailment at Winthrop-University Hospital, unable to get out of bed. At the height of the holiday s... #Ford Motor Company #Skoda

Sep 17, 2014

Spurs single game tickets to go on sale next week

The San Antonio Spurs announced Wednesday that single game tickets for the first half of the 2014-15 season will go on sale next week. Fans will be able to purchase individual tickets starting at 10 a.m. Friday, Sept. 26, for Spurs games through Feb.... #National Basketball Association #AT&T Inc. #Dallas Mavericks #San Antonio Spurs

Sep 17, 2014

American man held for alleged attempt to swim to North Korea, official says

South Korean border guards arrested an American man who they believe was attempting to swim across a river into rival North Korea, a South Korean defense official said Wednesday. The man was apprehended Tuesday night while lying on a bank of the Han ... #China #North Korea #Kim Jong-un

Sep 16, 2014

Reality-TV wedding planner ties the knot on Long Island

When a famous event planner does any wedding, there's always the pressure to deliver. When he does his own wedding and it just happens to be the finale of his new television series, it's fair to say the pressure is on, on, on. This was the exact situ... #Joey Fatone #Sherri Shepherd

Sep 17, 2014

Hey Ocean!, Tim Hicks, Cheerleader Extravaganza among 2014 Vancouver Roar on the Shore festival highlights (with photos)

Tickets go on sale Friday at Ticketmaster outlets for the special events at the 102nd Grey Cup Festival taking place Nov. 26-30 in Vancouver. “The Grey Cup Festival brings huge benefits to the city — $118 million when Vancouver last hosted in 2011 — ... #Joey Fatone #Sherri Shepherd

Sep 17, 2014

The Marathon du Médoc: running the worlds longest, booziest, race

Is a full marathon with 23 wine stops also offering specialities such as oysters, steak, and ice-cream a recipe for success or disaster? As any long-distance runner knows, there are a number of cardinal rules when it comes to marathons and, while wai... #London #eBay Inc. #Europe #France

Sep 15, 2014

Big-money signings deliver rapid return on investment

Manchester United are still a work in progress under Louis van Gaal but the signs of progress are substantial and thrilling. The work in progress was almost a work of art at times here, especially when Angel di Maria was gliding forward, delivering 7... #Manchester United #Louis van Gaal #London #Rio Ferdinand #Wayne Rooney #Juan Mata #Nani (footballer) #Queens Park Rangers

Sep 11, 2014

‘Dirt track guy’ heads to TMS with comfortable points lead

By Drew Davison For Brad Loyet, winning an American Sprint Car Series championship would rank as the highlight of his racing career. He is a first-generation driver who, at 26, has likely passed the point where he can realistically move up driving ci... #Texas #Texas Motor Speedway