U.S. fills in the blanks as coloring books sweep market

WASHINGTON Coloring books, once seen only as a pastime for children, have become a growing craze for American adults looking to unwind or test their creativity with coloring pencils.The trend has spawned coloring parties and clubs where grown-ups get t...

TransCanada puts Keystone pipeline spill volume estimate at 400 barrels

TransCanada Corp said on Thursday about 400 barrels could have spilled in South Dakota from its 590,000 barrel-per-day Keystone crude oil pipeline.The company said it provided the spill volume estimate to regulators on Thursday morning based on the exc...

Poetry comics cartoon strips....

here is a list of cartoon strip for poetry comics ...go through this blog to know about it...last date of submission is 18th september 2011...

Brady, Patriots agree on two-year extension, report

(The Sports Xchange) - The New England Patriots and quarterback Tom Brady reportedly agreed to a two-year contract extension through the 2019 season when he will be 42.According to ESPN's Adam Schefter and Dianna Russini, Brady's salary-cap charge for ...

No Miami final this year as Murray upset by Dimitrov

MIAMI Andy Murray, accustomed to going deep into the Miami Open, was derailed in the third round on Monday, falling 6-7(1) 6-4 6-3 to Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov on Monday.The Scotsman might have sensed trouble was in the air at Crandon Park after the op...

South Africa to ease some GM crop rules to avert food crisis

CAPE TOWN South Africa will relax some of its tough rules on genetically modified crops so it can ramp up maize imports from the United States and Mexico to avert a potential food crisis amid a severe drought, officials said.Almost 90 percent of maize ...

LeBron and champion Cavs get hero's welcome in Cleveland

A beaming LeBron James returned home to wild celebration on Monday when he stepped off the Cleveland Cavaliers' team plane carrying the long-coveted NBA title he promised to deliver for the city's long-suffering fans.The mere sight of James set off lou...

Harvey Awards Funny Strip

The Harvey Awards are going to be announced at the Baltimore Comic Con this weekend. We're up in two categories: Best New Series (The Dreamer) and Best New Talent (me)! I'm actually not looking forward to the Awards Ceremony. I think I'd rather sit at hom...

Cosby allowed to delay providing evidence in Massachusetts defamation case

Comedian Bill Cosby won the right on Monday to delay providing evidence in a lawsuit in Massachusetts, in which he is accused of defaming women with public assertions that they fabricated sexual misconduct allegations against him.In his ruling, the fed...

Blatter and Platini bans upheld, reduced to six years

ZURICH Sepp Blatter and Michel Platini, once the two most powerful men in world soccer, had their bans for ethics violations upheld on Wednesday, although they were reduced from eight years to six.The 79-year-old Blatter, who served for 17 years as FIF...