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‘Bloodline’ and ‘Daredevil’ streaming on a screen near you - OakRidger
The benefits of the Netflix streaming service—you can watch shows on your schedule, on a device of your choosing—are clear but offering freedom from the traditional programming model means little without also providing a consistent slate of shows to ...
Home Help: 5 simple steps to make your new place feel like home - OakRidger
Due to the flexibility of renting, a remarkable number of people choose to rent rather than own. Just because renting requires a short-term commitment, however, doesn’t mean you can’t personalize your temporary home. A few expert tips will turn any ...
Prudence Hilburn: Peanut butter, chocolate are a timeless pairing - OakRidger
The popular flavor combination of chocolate and peanut butter has reigned supreme since H.B. Reese introduced his chocolate-covered peanut butter cups in 1928. Reese was a shipping foreman for the Hershey candy company and was encouraged by Hershey to ...
Police: Pressure cooker from suspicious DC vehicle destroyed - OakRidger
WASHINGTON — A U.S. Capitol Police spokeswoman says a bomb squad has safely destroyed a pressure cooker found in a "suspicious" vehicle left unattended near the Capitol building and that the vehicle's owner has been arrested. Sgt. Kimberly A. Schneider ...
Game of Thrones: Did Melisandre Go Too Far? Carice van Houten Weighs In - OakRidger
After Sunday's episode, Melisandre (Carice van Houten) may have become the most hated person on Game of Thrones. And that's no easy feat considering that two of the three masterminds behind the Red Wedding are still alive. The red priestess, however, wants ...
Comedienne Anne Meara, Mother of Ben Stiller, Dies at 85 - OakRidger
Anne Meara, who formed one-half of the comedy duo Stiller & Meara with her husband Jerry Stiller, died Saturday, The Associated Press reports. She was 85 and the cause of death was not made public. She and Jerry Stiller were married for 61 years.
Actress Anne Meara, mom of Ben Stiller, dies at 85 - OakRidger
LOS ANGELES — Actress and comedian Anne Meara, whose comic work with husband Jerry Stiller helped launch a 60-year career in film and TV, has died. She was 85. Jerry Stiller and son Ben Stiller say Meara died Saturday. No other details were provided.
Indianapolis 500: Juan Pablo Montoya wins at Brickyard - OakRidger
Juan Pablo Montoya held off Penske Racing teammate Will Power over the final two laps Sunday to win his second Indianapolis 500. After watching Power jockey for the lead with Chip Ganassi Racing's Scott Dixon for several laps, Montoya went high into Turn 3 ...
Memorial Day ceremonies in Clinton; Rocky Top - OakRidger
Anderson County will conduct its 7th annual Memorial Day Ceremony at 10 a.m. Monday at the Veterans Memorial next to the Courthouse in Clinton, 100 N. Main St. Guest speakers will include Zach Farrar, American Legion Post No. 172 first vice commander and ...
John Nash, wife, 'A Beautiful Mind' inspiration, die in NJ - OakRidger
TRENTON, N.J. — John Forbes Nash Jr., a mathematical genius whose struggle with schizophrenia was chronicled in the 2001 movie "A Beautiful Mind," has died along with his wife in a car crash on the New Jersey Turnpike. He was 86. Nash and Alicia Nash, 82 ...
Watson: Oak Ridge 'moving well' on multiple fronts - OakRidger
City Manager Mark Watson spoke recently about improvements in Oak Ridge — economically and in city government and schools. “We're really extremely excited about the Canadian company CVMR,” Watson told members and visitors attending the most recent ...
John Nash, Subject of A Beautiful Mind, and Wife Killed in Taxi Accident - OakRidger
John Nash, the brilliant mathematician who was the subject of the 2002 film A Beautiful Mind, was killed in a taxi accident along with his wife Alicia on Saturday, NJ.com reports. Nash was 86 and his wife was 82. The Nashes were passengers in a taxi whose ...
John Stamos "Heartbroken" That the Olsen Twins Aren't Joining Fuller House - OakRidger
I understand they're in a different place and I wish them the best. I promise you will not be dissapointed with our reunion and spin off!!— John Stamos (@JohnStamos) May 23, 2015 Stamos continued to share his thoughts on Facebook, noting that Fuller ...
4 Mini Home Remodels -- Small Changes with Big Impact - OakRidger
How would you like a fresh new look for your house … on a budget? What would you say to extra storage space or savings on energy? You can have any (or all!) of these, without a huge investment of money or hassle. Here are four small fast, easy, and ...
Pipeline operator defends its shutdown procedure - OakRidger
LOS ANGELES — The pipeline that leaked thousands of gallons of oil on the California coast was the only pipe of its kind in the county not required to have an automatic shut-off valve because of a court fight nearly three decades ago, a county official said.