Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Deaf educator and pioneer Robert Panara dies at 94

Robert Panara, who lost his hearing as a child and became a leading educator of the deaf and a pioneer of studies of deaf culture, has died. He was 94.

Panara died of natural causes on Sunday at the Rochester nursing home where he lived, according to longtime friend and colleague Harry Lang, who recalled Panara as an educator whose influence went well beyond the classroom.

Jeter, Bauer give Fox a strong week in TV ratings

Fox can thank Derek Jeter and Jack Bauer for a strong week in the television ratings.

Last week's telecast of the Major League Baseball All-Star Game was seen by 11.3 million viewers, a bigger audience than any of the last three editions of the midsummer classic. The game turned into a tribute to Jeter, the New York Yankees shortstop who is retiring after this season.

The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store

App Store Official Charts for the week ending July 21, 2014:

Top Paid iPhone Apps:

Nielsen's top television programs for July 14-20

Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for July 14-20. Listings include the week's ranking and viewership.

1. Major League Baseball All-Star Game: National vs. American, Fox, 11.34 million.

The top 10 books on Apple's iBooks

iBook charts for week ending July 21, 2014:

Top Paid Books

The top 10 songs and albums on the iTunes Store

iTunes' Official Music Charts for the week ending July 21, 2014:

Top Songs

Bond, James Bond: Moore makes pre-Games appearance

The 20th Commonwealth Games get underway on Wednesday with an opening ceremony which will also serve as a fundraiser for the children's charity UNICEF.

Former 007 Roger Moore, a UNICEF ambassador, was on hand Tuesday to add a touch of James Bond to the occasion.

Spotify's Top 10 most streamed tracks

The following list represents the top streamed tracks on Spotify from Monday, July 14, to Sunday, July 20:


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