May 2011 News Archives

May 31, 2011

Sarah Palin visits Gettysburg, no show to supporters but talks to media (Video)

Sarah Palin visits Gettysburg, no show to supporters but talks to media (Video)
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Updated: August 12, 2011 12:28 p.m. Read Sarah Palin “One Nation” bus tour is back, heading to Iowa (Video) Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin visited Gettysburg, and although she did not show up to her supporters, she talked to media as shown in the video below. Sarah Palin on her Gettysburg visit Image Credit: shearmds/YouTube […]


May 31, 2011

Erik Spoelstra: First Asian-American Head Coach Who Made History To Reach The NBA Finals

Erik Spoelstra
By in Basketball, Entertainment, Sports, Television, World No comments

Erik Spoelstra Miami Heat Head Coach Image Credit: Usatoday.com Erik Spoelstra was said to be the first Asian-American to become an NBA head coach and also the first Fil-American coach to bring his team (Miami Heat) to the NBA Finals. Coach Spo became an NBA head coach for Miami Heat in April 2008 when Heat […]


May 31, 2011

Elizabeth Taylor’s Bel Air Home Listed at $8.6 Million, Still No Takers

Elizabeth Taylor’s Bel Air Home Listed at $8.6 Million, Still No Takers
By in Entertainment, Hollywood, Movies, United States No comments

Elizabeth Taylor’s Bel Air home is listed at 8.6 million and there are still no takers, but it is also open for rent. According to entertainment news sites, this month of May, Taylor’s home has been up for sale two months after her death last March 23, 2011 at the age of 79.


May 30, 2011

German nuclear power plants to shut down by 2022

German nuclear power plants to shut down by 2022
By in Environment, Europe No comments

  Environment Minister Norbert Rottgen Image Credit: dw-world.de Year 2022 is the agreed date for all nuclear power plants in Germany to be shutdown as announced by Germany’s ruling coalition, May 30, 2011, on various European news sites. According to reports, Environment Minister Norbert Rottgen issued the declaration moments after the meeting of the ruling […]


May 30, 2011

Mark Kelly and Crew Members of Shuttle Endeavour To Leave The International Space Station

Mark Kelly and Crew Members of Shuttle Endeavour To Leave The International Space Station
By in Astronomy, Science, United States, World No comments

Space Shuttle Endeavour Image Credit: NASA TV The six space shuttle Endeavour astronauts bid farewell to the three Expedition 28 crew members aboard the International Space Station (ISS) late Sunday, May 29, 2011. The six crew members are on their way home to wrap up NASA’s final shuttle flight, according to several international news sites. […]


May 30, 2011

Erik Spoelstra and LeBron James Growing In Miami Heat As Coach and Player

Erik Spoelstra
By in Basketball, Sports, United States, World No comments

Erik Spoelstra Image Credit: NBA.com Erik Spoelstra and LeBron James are getting closer as the going gets tougher, according to reports by several international sports sites. The infamous bumpgate in November 27, 2010 is all but a thing of the past. Bumpgate was coined after James walked past an angry Spoelstra that send his right […]


May 30, 2011

Adrianne Curry and Christopher Knight: Ends Five Year Marriage

Adrianne Curry and Christopher Knight: Ends Five Year Marriage
By in Entertainment, Opinion, Technology, United States No comments

  Christopher Knight and Adrianne Curry Image Credit: eonline.com According to various entertainment news sites as of May 29,2011, Christopher Knight and Adrianne Curry splits after five years of marriage as told by their manager Phil Viardo on Hollyscoop.com. As reported, Viardo told the site that, “After starting a relationship with what seemed to be […]


May 30, 2011

Sarah Palin rides on motorcycle on East Coast tour, silent on running for president in 2012

Sarah Palin rides on motorcycle on East Coast tour, silent on running for president in 2012
By in International, Lifestyle, Politics, United States 1 comment

Updated: August 12, 2011 12:28 p.m. Read Sarah Palin “One Nation” bus tour is back, heading to Iowa (Video) Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin rode on a motorcycle on Sunday, May 29, 2011, during the launch of her East Coast tour with her family. Sarah Palin, wearing black jacket, rides on motorcycle during her East […]


May 30, 2011

Indianapolis 500: Dan Wheldon Wins, JR Hildebrand Crashes and Danica Patrick Finishes 10th

Indianapolis 500: Dan Wheldon Wins, JR Hildebrand Crashes and Danica Patrick Finishes 10th
By in Events, Sports, United States No comments

Dan Wheldon won the Indianapolis 500, May 29, while Hildebrand crashed into a wall and Danica Patrick lost. This was reported by US news sites on the same date.


May 30, 2011

Oroumieh Lake Northwest Of Tehran Facing A Crisis As It Turns Into Salt

Oroumieh Lake
By in Events, Middle East, World No comments

A dead bird in Oroumieh Lake Image Credit: AP Photo/Vahid Salemi Oroumieh Lake (Lake Urmia, Orumieh Lake), the world’s third largest salt water lake is facing a crisis after 60% of the lake turns into salt. As reported on May 27, 2011, businesses operating in the area has been affected by the drying up of […]