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Sunday, August 2, 2015

Dubai property giant Emaar's profit up 12% in first half

4 minutes ago - Yahoo News
Dubai-based developer Emaar Properties on Sunday reported a 12 percent rise in net profits for the first six months of 2015 due to high revenues from...

BT Sport left red-faced after Community Shield online and app viewers miss out

9 minutes ago - Guardian
• Live streams of Arsenal v Chelsea game fail for some users• BT Sport subscribers take to Twitter to complainBT Sport were left embarrassed on th... by Guardian Sport

Britain at the Bookies: a rose-tinted view of the nation’s gambling habit

9 minutes ago - Guardian
A BBC series showcasing Britain’s relationship with gambling does not present bookmakers as ruthless shysters obsessed with parting impressionable f... by Barry Glendenning

Maajid Nawaz: how a former Islamist became David Cameron’s anti-extremism adviser

9 minutes ago - Guardian
The Essex schoolboy who clashed with skinheads, joined an Islamist group and spent four years in jail seems an unlikely government ally – and he’s... by David Shariatmadari

 

Dubai property giant Emaar's profit up 12% in first half

4 minutes ago - Yahoo News
Dubai-based developer Emaar Properties on Sunday reported a 12 percent rise in net profits for the first six months of 2015 due to high revenues from...

Maine man hires plane to fly banner protesting Brady ruling

4 minutes ago - Yahoo News
SCARBOROUGH, Maine (AP) — A man hired a plane to fly a banner over NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell's vacation home in Maine, telling him to go back t...

BT Sport left red-faced after Community Shield online and app viewers miss out

9 minutes ago - Guardian
• Live streams of Arsenal v Chelsea game fail for some users• BT Sport subscribers take to Twitter to complainBT Sport were left embarrassed on th... by Guardian Sport

Britain at the Bookies: a rose-tinted view of the nation’s gambling habit

9 minutes ago - Guardian
A BBC series showcasing Britain’s relationship with gambling does not present bookmakers as ruthless shysters obsessed with parting impressionable f... by Barry Glendenning

 

Business

Obama set to order tougher climate action

22 minutes ago - Financial Times
Emissions move faces opposition from US political rivals and industry

Kitchen appliance maker Sub-Zero plots $62M expansion in Wisconsin

1 hour 9 minutes ago - Fox Business
A kitchen appliance manufacturer is planning a $62 million expansion south of Madison, netting $5 million in state and local support for creating an e...

FIFA World Cup: 5/1 To Expand To 40 Teams If Platini Elected President

1 hour 19 minutes ago - Forbes
With Michel Platini, French footballing legend and boss of UEFA (Union of European Football Associations), hotly priced at 8/13 by online bookmaker Be...

Karpelès and the great bitcoin mystery

1 hour 7 minutes ago - Financial Times
After Mt Gox founder’s arrest, police probe will focus on the missing millions in the virtual currency

Dollar’s gain slices $100bn off US sales

1 hour 31 minutes ago - Financial Times
Stronger greenback adds to large American multinationals’ difficulties in seeking growth abroad

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Fashion

The 10 Biggest Stories in Fashion This Week

Yesterday - Fashionista
NEWSBagged: Last month, a PETA investigation alleged inhumane production practices at two of Hermès's crocodile skin suppliers, causing Jane Birk...

See Ronda Rousey Verbally Destroy Her Opponents

2 days ago - The Cut
Tomorrow night, the World's Most Dangerous Woman, Ronda Rousey, is set to defend her current undefeated Ultimate Fighting bantamweight title against...

8 Actually Good Things That Happened This Week

2 days ago - The Cut
It's been a hot, humid week and it will be a hot, humid weekend, but at least you won't have to spend it in front of your computer, pretending the off...

‘Pussy Pouches’ Are Here to Combat Manspreading

2 days ago - The Cut
After studying at Parsons the New School for Design and at Central Saint Martins, 25-year-old Rachel Feinberg launched DAMNsel as a way to explore her...

V&A's 'Italian Style: Fashion Since 1945' Exhibition Lands in Nashville

2 days ago - Fashionista
When the Victoria and Albert Museum in London started working on the first comprehensive, large-scale exhibition covering the last 70 years of Italian...

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Food

Strawberry Buckwheat Bars

14 hours 19 minutes ago - epicurious
Recipe from Epicurious

Shredded Beef Tostadas With Chiles and Lime

Yesterday - epicurious
Recipe from Epicurious

Greek Lemon Chicken Skewers with Tzatziki Sauce

2 days ago - Simply Recipes
I love grilled chicken, but chicken breasts can be a little problematic. They can easily get dry and overcooked, especially on the grill. A great solu...

Tomato, Onion, Avocado Salad

3 days ago - Simply Recipes
If you tend a summer garden, then you are likely confronted with the same joyful dilemma that greets most of your fellow gardeners. When the tomatoe...

Tangy Grilled-Cabbage Slaw With Raisins and Walnuts

2 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Epicurious

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Games

Honda looks to developers to make its robotic stool useful

1 hour 20 minutes ago - Joystiq
Honda has always been more than a car company. In addition to its car and motorcycle business, it also manufacturers marine vehicles, generators, a we...

Angry Birds 2 Passes 10 Million Downloads

1 hour 26 minutes ago - Gamespot
Angry Birds 2 is off to a hot start. Developer Rovio has announced that the bird-flinging sequel has passed 10 million downloads since its release for...

IndyCar racers use LEDs to show their positions in real-time

2 hours 20 minutes ago - Joystiq
It's sometimes hard to keep track of positions in an IndyCar race, especially if you're in the stands and don't have the luxury of a broadcaster or da...

The After Math: Stupid-fast storage and what's in a Windows number?

3 hours 20 minutes ago - Joystiq
Already immersing yourself in Windows 10? Trying to block out the not-so-favorable memories of Windows 8? Good for you. This week involved a new smart...

Galak-Z: The Dimensional, Rare Replay, Submerged, Freedom Planet - New Releases

3 hours 20 minutes ago - Gamespot
This week we get Galak-Z: The Dimensional, Etrian Odyssey 2 Untold: The Fafnir Knight, Rare Replay, Submerged, and Freedom Planet

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Health

5 Tips for Smarter Intermittent Fasting

1 hour 20 minutes ago - Yahoo Health
I’m a firm believer in meal timing for fat loss and fast metabolism

Should You Really be Cooking With Olive Oil?

2 hours 20 minutes ago - Yahoo Health
For most healthy cooks, extra-virgin olive oil is the pantry staple

The Smartest Way To Remove A Tick

3 hours 20 minutes ago - Yahoo Health
Tick bites should be followed with immediate action

How Sugar Could Be Stealing Your Nutrients

4 hours 20 minutes ago - Yahoo Health
End the cycle of sugar cravings and nutrient deficiency

Obese Kids a Universal Target for Bullies

5 hours 43 minutes ago - Health
SUNDAY, Aug. 2, 2015 (HealthDay News) — “Being fat” is seen as the most common reason why children are bullied, a new study reveals. Researchers...

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Humor

Rat Boners And Drunk Birds: 5 Hilarious Animal Experiments

11 hours 20 minutes ago - Cracked
By Ivan Farkas Published: August 02nd, 2015 

15 Embarrassing Secrets You Hope Hackers Don't Release

11 hours 20 minutes ago - Cracked
By CRACKED Readers Published: August 02nd, 2015 

10 Carnival Foods Invented By Crazy People (Taste Tested)

11 hours 20 minutes ago - Cracked
By Mark Hill,Evan V. Symon Published: August 02nd, 2015 

10 Cracked Posts Everyone Went Nuts Over Last Week - 8/2

11 hours 20 minutes ago - Cracked
By Cracked Writers Published: August 02nd, 2015 

5 Things You Learn As A Massage Parlor Prostitute

11 hours 20 minutes ago - Cracked
By Anonymous,Ryan Menezes Published: August 02nd, 2015 

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Movies

Tom Cruise’s Mission: Impossible Accomplishes a #1 Box Office Hit

1 hour 25 minutes ago - Coming Soon
New Line's Vacation comes in a distant second place The post Tom Cruise’s Mission: Impossible Accomplishes a #1 Box Office Hit appeared first on Com...

Zoolander 2 Trailer: A Look Inside Derek Zoolander’s Brain

2 hours 20 minutes ago - Coming Soon
Or is it 2oolander? Zoolander II? The post Zoolander 2 Trailer: A Look Inside Derek Zoolander’s Brain appeared first on ComingSoon.net

Ghostbusters Cast Visits Boston Hospital in Costume

13 hours 17 minutes ago - Coming Soon
Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon and Leslie Jones do a surprise visit The post Ghostbusters Cast Visits Boston Hospital in Costume appear...

Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials Cast Spotlight

13 hours 56 minutes ago - Coming Soon
A look at the returning cast members and the new faces joining the story The post Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials Cast Spotlight appeared first on Comi...

Toronto Film Festival Photos for the TIFF40 Premieres

Yesterday - Coming Soon
Eye in the Sky, The Family Fang, The Dressmaker, Desierto and more! The post Toronto Film Festival Photos for the TIFF40 Premieres appeared first on C...

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Music

Everybody On the Floor feat. Migos - Single - The Game

9 hours 14 minutes ago - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Everybody On the Floor feat. Migos - Single The Game Release Date: July 31, 2015 Total Songs: 1 Genre: Hip-Hop/Rap Price: $1.29 Copyright ℗ 2015 Blo...

Charged Up - Single - Drake

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Charged Up - Single Drake Release Date: July 31, 2015 Total Songs: 1 Genre: Hip-Hop/Rap Price: $1.29 Copyright ℗ 2015 Cash Money Records Inc

Peanuts Greatest Hits - Vince Guaraldi Trio

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Peanuts Greatest Hits Vince Guaraldi Trio Release Date: July 31, 2015 Total Songs: 12 Genre: Jazz Price: $9.99 Copyright ℗ 2015 Concord Music Group,...

Right Hand - Single - Drake

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Right Hand - Single Drake Release Date: July 31, 2015 Total Songs: 1 Genre: Hip-Hop/Rap Price: $1.29 Copyright ℗ 2015 Cash Money Records Inc

Charged Up - Single - Drake

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Charged Up - Single Drake Release Date: July 31, 2015 Total Songs: 1 Genre: Hip-Hop/Rap Price: $1.29 Copyright ℗ 2015 Cash Money Records Inc

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News

Dubai property giant Emaar's profit up 12% in first half

22 minutes ago - Yahoo News
Dubai-based developer Emaar Properties on Sunday reported a 12 percent rise in net profits for the first six months of 2015 due to high revenues from...

Maine man hires plane to fly banner protesting Brady ruling

15 minutes ago - Yahoo News
SCARBOROUGH, Maine (AP) — A man hired a plane to fly a banner over NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell's vacation home in Maine, telling him to go back t...

Will Joe Biden Jump Into the Presidential Race?

31 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
Vice President Biden has not closed the door to a presidential run, according to NBC News sources, but it is far from clear he will enter the 2016 cam...

Seahawks make Wagner top-paid middle linebacker

51 minutes ago - Yahoo News
Bobby Wagner, who helped the Seattle Seahawks reach the past two Super Bowls, has signed a four-year deal with the club that makes him the NFL's highe...

Coast Guard chopper makes emergency landing on golf course

49 minutes ago - Yahoo News
NEW YORK (AP) — A Coast Guard helicopter had to make an emergency landing on the grounds of New York golf course because of smoke and fumes in the c...

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Politics

Afghanistan: Meet Mullah Mansoor

1 hour 38 minutes ago - Politico
The Taliban has a successor to Mullah Omar. But he has challengers

Khloe Kardashian Says She's Lost 35 Pounds

43 minutes ago - The Huffington Post
Hot on the heels of her steamy spread in Complex magazine, Khloe Kardashian has revealed she's lost about 35 pounds from hitting the gym.  The 31-ye...

That Time a Congressman Killed a Lion in Zimbabwe

1 hour ago - The Huffington Post
Long before the killing of Cecil the lion in Zimbabwe by a Minneapolis dentist triggered an international outcry over the illegal hunting, one U.S. Co...

What's in Store with Common Core

59 minutes ago - The Huffington Post
If you can put aside the high-stakes testing, which admittedly is not easy to do, and if you put aside the break-up of learning into micro-pieces, whi...

Side Street: 2 Proud Daughters of the Bronx Share More Than a Name

1 hour 48 minutes ago - New York Times Politics
Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor and the actress Sonia Manzano don’t have to trumpet that they’re from the block, but they want the borough...

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Pop Culture

Lance Bass Grateful to Firefighters After Home is Nearly Destroyed

1 hour 1 minute ago - ETOnline
What a relief! 

Star Of Street Outlaws Injured In A Terrible Drag Racing Wreck — See The Video HERE!

39 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
This is so scary! Daddy Dave, a personality on the Discovery Channel TV show Street Outlaws, was drag racing in Amarillo, Texas on Saturday night when...

New 'Ghostbusters' Cast Surprises Patients at Children's Hospital -- See the Sweet Pics!

2 hours 12 minutes ago - ETOnline
Who ya gonna call? Kristen Wiig and Melissa McCarthy, of course!

Amy Schumer Responds to Open Letter Fighting Gun Violence: ‘I’m on It’

1 hour 27 minutes ago - ETOnline
The 'Trainwreck' actress responds to a woman's letter regarding the fatal shooting in a Louisiana movie theater

One Direction Kicked Eliza Dushku Out Of Her Hotel Room! We've Got The Deets On How It All Went Down!

1 hour 17 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
Ok, this is funny! Eliza Dushku has been staying in a Pittsburgh hotel for the better part of two months while she's on location working on Banshee. A...

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Science

The Middle East Is In The Middle Of A Horrific Heat Wave

2 days ago - Pop Sci
165 degrees is a temperature at which you might consider setting your oven. It's the safe minimum cooking temperature for any number of foods. And it'...

Weed Delivery Service Will Fly Drugs To Customers Via Drone

2 days ago - Pop Sci
Trees Delivery Drone Screenshot by author, from YouTube Trees is a Bay-area startup that combines the novelty of selling box kits with...

New 'Star Trek: TNG' Doc Epically Burns The Show's Creator

2 days ago - Pop Sci
Screengrab via Trekcore.com By the time Gene Roddenberry passed away due to a blood clot in 1991, the Star Trek and Star Trek: The Next Generatio...

Cars In New Zealand Are Running On Beer-'Flavored' Gasoline

2 days ago - Pop Sci
Fill 'er up! Jenn Durfey/Flickr, CC by 2.0 Beer waste products are being used to create cleaner gasoline. Generally, beer a...

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Sports

Seahawks part ways with Tony McDaniel

28 minutes ago - Sporting News

Park makes history, wins Women's British Open

18 minutes ago - ESPN
Park makes history, wins Women's British Open

Chiefs' Charles feels like 'LeBron of football'

Less than a minute ago - ESPN
Chiefs' Charles feels like 'LeBron of football'

RHP Porcello goes on DL; newly acquired RHP Cook recalled (Yahoo Sports)

1 hour 5 minutes ago - Yahoo Sports
BOSTON (AP) -- The Red Sox have placed struggling right-hander Rick Porcello on the 15-day disabled list because of soreness in his right triceps

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T.V.

Aw! The Cast of Ghostbusters Visited a Children's Hospital

2 hours 22 minutes ago - TV Guide
Who you gonna call?!The cast of the upcoming all-female Ghostbusters remake visited a children's hospital over the weekend.Leslie Jones, Kate McKinnon...

Jared Fogle: FBI Subpoenas "Lewd Texts"

2 hours 13 minutes ago - TV Guide
The FBI has subpoenaed an affidavit containing text messages in which Subway spokesperson Jared Fogle allegedly admits to paying for sex with a 16-yea...

The Trailer for Zoolander 2 Has Leaked and It's Amazing

3 hours 6 minutes ago - TV Guide
The first trailer for Zoolander 2 has leaked online, and it poses the eternal question: "If God exists, then why did he make ugly people?"The trailer...

Bobby Brown's Wife Rushed to Hospital After Bobbi Kristina's Funeral

3 hours 29 minutes ago - TV Guide
The Brown family just can't seem to catch a break.Hours after Bobby Brown laid his daughter Bobbi Kristina to rest on Saturday, his wife, Alicia Ether...

From Weddings to Fights: Here's the Scoop on Downton Abbey's Final Season

Yesterday - TV Guide
We're in denial, but that won't change the fact that Downton Abbey is coming to an end.The cast and producers were on hand to discuss the show's swan...

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Technology

Your Banking Future And The Big Brother Fed

20 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 Manhattan, 2040: Alice wants to open an antiques store. Chelsea seems like a good location. She has to find 150 square meters to move the items that...

Reservations for first all-Liquid Metal Turing phone are now open

44 minutes ago - Venture Beat
You can now reserve the anticipated Turing phone, known for being the first all-liquid metal phone. The phone comes in three color schemes: purple an...

The cybernetic you is coming — and it’s nothing to fear

1 hour 20 minutes ago - Venture Beat
GUEST: We manage our work calendars and our home calendars, we read social media feeds, we obediently respond to emails and text messages and dismiss...

10 Lab-Made Meats, Cheeses And Other Odd Startup Foods

1 hour ago - Techcrunch
 It’s still early days in the bacteria becomes our food production process. However, several Silicon Valley scientists are creating lab-grown edibl...

Honda looks to developers to make its robotic stool useful

1 hour 20 minutes ago - Engadget
Honda has always been more than a car company. In addition to its car and motorcycle business, it also manufacturers marine vehicles, generators, a we...

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U.S.

After being kidnapped, the recovery ahead

43 minutes ago - CNN US
It's impossible to know how any given individual is going to respond to trauma. Many children do fine if they return to a safe environment, experts sa...

Photos: Remembering Patty Hearst's kidnapping

37 minutes ago - CNN US
A look back at the kiddnapping of Patty Hearst

Infamous school bus kidnapper paroled

33 minutes ago - CNN US

Coast Guard chopper makes emergency landing on golf course

50 minutes ago - US News
NEW YORK (AP) — A Coast Guard helicopter had to make an emergency landing on the grounds of New York golf course because of smoke and fumes in the c...

Mali: 2 soldiers killed in convoy ambush

47 minutes ago - US News
BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — A defense official says two Malian soldiers were killed and five were injured in an attack on their convoy in the center of the...

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World

BT Sport left red-faced after Community Shield online and app viewers miss out

24 minutes ago - Guardian
• Live streams of Arsenal v Chelsea game fail for some users• BT Sport subscribers take to Twitter to complainBT Sport were left embarrassed on th...

Britain at the Bookies: a rose-tinted view of the nation’s gambling habit

21 minutes ago - Guardian
A BBC series showcasing Britain’s relationship with gambling does not present bookmakers as ruthless shysters obsessed with parting impressionable f...

Maajid Nawaz: how a former Islamist became David Cameron’s anti-extremism adviser

20 minutes ago - Guardian
The Essex schoolboy who clashed with skinheads, joined an Islamist group and spent four years in jail seems an unlikely government ally – and he’s...

Nerveless Inbee Park claims Women’s British Open to seal career grand slam

20 minutes ago - Guardian
• Park shoots final round 65 to finish 12 under and claim a seventh major• Fellow South Korean Ko Jin-young comes second, three shots backThere ar...

Lord Coe expects 'robust response' from IAAF to claims of mass doping

44 minutes ago - Guardian
Former Olympic gold medallist pledges world athletics governing body will treat seriously allegations over ‘dubious’ blood counts in elite athlete...

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Live News

Afghanistan: Meet Mullah Mansoor - Politico
The Taliban has a successor to Mullah Omar. But he has challengers.

Dubai property giant Emaar's profit up 12% in first half - Yahoo News
Dubai-based developer Emaar Properties on Sunday reported a 12 percent rise in net profits for the first six months of 2015 due to high revenues from ...

Maine man hires plane to fly banner protesting Brady ruling - Yahoo News
SCARBOROUGH, Maine (AP) — A man hired a plane to fly a banner over NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell's vacation home in Maine, telling him to go back t...

Obama set to order tougher climate action - Financial Times
Emissions move faces opposition from US political rivals and industry

BT Sport left red-faced after Community Shield online and app viewers miss out - Guardian
• Live streams of Arsenal v Chelsea game fail for some users• BT Sport subscribers take to Twitter to complainBT Sport were left embarrassed on th...

Britain at the Bookies: a rose-tinted view of the nation’s gambling habit - Guardian
A BBC series showcasing Britain’s relationship with gambling does not present bookmakers as ruthless shysters obsessed with parting impressionable f...