Hundreds rioted on the streets of downtown Oakland yesterday after white former police officer Johannes Mehserle was convicted of involuntary manslaughter for the fatal shooting of Oscar Grant, an unarmed black man, on a train platform.
Conan O’Brien got bumped by Jay Leno – and then got four Emmy nominations for his canceled show. Leno didn’t get a single nod. Sweet, sweet revenge.
The “octopus oracle” is back at it, predicting that the Netherlands will fall to Spain in the World Cup final. Plus, he gives an exclusive interview to TIME! (via TIME’s World Cup blog)
The U.S. and Russia are staging their own game, minus the music.
Now that “The Decision” is in the hopper, LBJ can focus on something that won’t require television cameras: the celebration.
Sony Pictures and YouTube’s relationship? It’s complicated.
This is how a city’s dream dies, with bitterness and plenty of fun fonts.
A Detroit Prosecutor, Kym Worthy, is proposing that parents who miss teacher-conference meetings should do jail-time.
Has James Bond finally met his match?
LiLo’s rage has reportedly led her attorney to resign. (via TMZ)
Hackers just got a little meaner.