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Friday, October 31, 2014

Subdued Chris Christie Still Finds Center Stage

Less than a minute ago - New York Times Politics
As Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey conducts a 19-state campaign swing for Republican candidates, he is still the focus of attention by By NICK CORASANITI

China's October official PMI edges down to 50.8

5 minutes ago - Reuters
BEIJING (Reuters) - China's factory sector grew in October but at a pace that was slightly slower than expected, underlining the challenges facing the...

Untapable wins Breeders' Cup Distaff

14 minutes ago - Yahoo News
Untapable, trained by Steve Asmussen and ridden By Rosie Napravnik, won the $2 million Distaff on Friday, the marquee race on the opening day of the B...

Federer derailed as Raonic keeps London bid alive

14 minutes ago - Yahoo News
Big serving Milos Raonic upset world number two Roger Federer 7-6 (7/4), 7-5 to make the Paris Masters semi-finals on Friday and stay alive in the rac...

 

Jockey Rosie Napravnik announces retirement

Less than a minute ago - ESPN
Moments after piloting Untapable to victory in the Oct. 31 Longines Breeders' Cup Distaff at Santa Anita Park, jockey Rosie Napravnik announced her pl... by Frank Angst

Subdued Chris Christie Still Finds Center Stage

Less than a minute ago - New York Times Politics
As Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey conducts a 19-state campaign swing for Republican candidates, he is still the focus of attention by By NICK CORASANITI

Inside Virgin's secretive facility

5 minutes ago - CNN Top Stories
In June of 2014, CNN's Rachel Crane gained access into Virgin Galactic's secretive manufacturing facility in California

A future built on accidents

5 minutes ago - CNN Top Stories
With the same peril that the Wright Brothers faced in becoming the first men to fly planes, mankind's quest for space tourism is also fraught with dea...

 

Business

This Man's Betting On The Technology Behind Apple Pay - And Even He Says It's Years Away From Wide Adoption

1 hour 50 minutes ago - Forbes
Former PayPal and Google exec Osama Bedier has bet partly on Apple Pay's success with his point-of-sale terminal startup Poynt, but even he says Apple...

Japan Expands Money Supply While U.S. Expansion Ends

1 hour 28 minutes ago - Forbes
The Fed recently decided the U.S. economy was strong enough to stop expanding the money supply. At the same time, Japan, a country that has been strug...

Lessons From the Melrose 1 Paramount Case

1 hour ago - Forbes
Wow - Paramount didn’t even have to present a defense in the case brought against it involving Melrose 1. The plaintiffs alleged that just prior to...

Staffing companies shares up at the close of trading

3 hours 34 minutes ago - Fox Business
Shares of some top staffing companies were up at the close of trading: Kelly Services Inc. class A rose $.22 or 1.3 percent, to $17.63

Beverages companies shares up at the close of trading

3 hours 34 minutes ago - Fox Business
Shares of some top beverages companies were up at the close of trading: Anheuser-Busch Inbev ADR rose $.97 or .9 percent, to $110.98

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Fashion

Brooklyn Beckham Looks Effortless in 'T,' Lou Doillon's Pro Tips for Being a French Girl

16 hours 49 minutes ago - Fashionista
And Sephora is putting down roots in India

Eliza's SPF For Happy Skin

16 hours 5 minutes ago - Fashionista
Protect that skin, people

Lorde Says Fame Is Not Unlike Getting Pear-Bombed

4 hours 54 minutes ago - The Cut
Brunette mane of lyrical wonder Lorde thinks that the prickly side of fame is similar to a random incident of pear-spearing from a high-school quad. I...

Madonna Partied With Aretha Franklin Last Night

4 hours 50 minutes ago - The Cut
Last night marked the start of acceptably timed Halloween parties, and, predictably, costume enthusiasts were out in full force. In L.A., Katy Perry a...

Hood by Air Stages Part III of Its Fashion Month Takeover at MoMA

5 hours 47 minutes ago - Fashionista
After showing its spring 2015 collection at both New York and Paris fashion weeks, Hood by Air returned to New York to stage multimedia performance an...

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Food

Baked Eggs with Merguez Sausage, Tomatoes, and Smoky Paprika

21 hours 34 minutes ago - epicurious
Recipe from Epicurious

Maple Syrup Roasted Delicata Squash and Brussels Sprouts

Yesterday - Simply Recipes
About a month before Thanksgiving, my parents and I start planning our holiday meals. To keep from going completely crazy we divide and conquer the co...

Coriander Chicken Thighs with Miso-Glazed Root Vegetables

Yesterday - epicurious
Recipe from Epicurious

Green Beans with Shallots, Hazelnuts, and Tarragon

2 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Epicurious

Roast Salmon and Broccoli with Chile-Caper Vinaigrette

3 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

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Games

PS4 sales up to 13.5 million consoles

35 minutes ago - Joystiq
Sony reported 309.5 billion yen in sales ($2.77 billion) for its Game and Network Services division for the second quarter, ending September 30. It re...

Super Joystiq Podcast 119: Sunset Overdrive, Tie Fighter, The Master Chief Collection

1 hour 5 minutes ago - Joystiq
This week's Super Joystiq Podcast thinks energy drinks are worth the risk of zombification. Do you like 5-star games? Hope so, because we are talking...

Resogun sets course for PS Vita

1 hour 35 minutes ago - Joystiq
Arcade-style shooter Resogun will receive a PlayStation Vita version, developer Housemarque confirmed via Twitter today. The Vita port will be handled...

GS News Top 5 - Prey 2 Cancelled, Evolve Alpha delayed on PS4 and other PlayStation issues.

1 hour 51 minutes ago - Gamespot
Join Chris as he brings you the top 5 news stories of the week and holds a costume contest featuring GameSpot staff who dressed up for Halloween. Vote...

Nintendo Explains Stance On Region Locking, Future Plans Unclear

1 hour 46 minutes ago - Gamespot
The New Nintendo 3DS, which is slated to come to the West sometime in 2015, will be region-locked. And just last year, Nintendo president Satoru Iwata...

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Health

Is Tau the 'How' Behind Alzheimer's?

3 hours 20 minutes ago - WebMD
When this protein malfunctions, brain cells die, say researchers working with mice

The Great Thing You Can Do With Leftover Halloween Candy

4 hours 20 minutes ago - Health
Photo: Getty Images Whether you overestimated the number of trick-or-treaters who’d show up or your kid did really well in your neighborhood, one th...

Is Tau the ‘How’ Behind Alzheimer’s?

5 hours 58 minutes ago - Health
By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, Oct. 31, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Malfunction of a key brain protein called tau is the likely culprit be...

5 Biggest Salad Mistakes You’re Making

5 hours 8 minutes ago - Health
Getty Images I eat some type of salad nearly every day. It’s a go-to staple I really look forward to, and I love mixing it up. Some days I toss gree...

Is Renewing Your Vows a Good Idea?

5 hours 52 minutes ago - Health
Photo: Getty Images Crazy in love. Drunk in love. Or maybe just plain in love with love: Jay Z and Beyoncé recently renewed their wedding vows in Par...

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Humor

What You'd Actually Do with a Real Mech Suit

11 hours 35 minutes ago - Cracked
By CRACKED Staff Published: October 31st, 2014 

What It's Like to Survive a Point-Blank Blast from a Shotgun

13 hours 35 minutes ago - Cracked
By Robert Evans,Ryan Jarcy Published: October 31st, 2014  According to Hollywood, the leg is pretty much the best place to get shot. Does the protag...

Why They'll Never Stop Making Zombie Movies

13 hours 35 minutes ago - Cracked
By Daniel O'Brien,Abe Epperson Published: October 31st, 2014 

21 Casting Ideas That Would Have Changed Movie History

13 hours 35 minutes ago - Cracked
By CRACKED Readers Published: October 31st, 2014  There's no denying that each one of us secretly wishes we worked as a casting agent in Hollywood...

6 Homemade Costumes That Look Like Awesome Movie Special FX

13 hours 35 minutes ago - Cracked
By E. Reid Ross Published: October 31st, 2014  Want a Halloween costume that will get plenty of polite smiles and compliments at the big party this...

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Movies

Channing Tatum Attached to 'Gambit' Spin-Off from 'RoboCop' Writer

4 hours ago - First Showing
Earlier this year, X-Men franchise producer Lauren Shuler Donner was talking about landing Channing Tatum to play the Cajun, kinetically charged mutan...

Who Will Play Henry in Pirates of the Caribbean 5?

4 hours 36 minutes ago - Coming Soon
We know that Walt Disney Pictures is eyeing a release date of July 7, 2017 for Pirates of the Caribbean 5, that filming will start in Queensland, Aust...

Julian Maury and Alexandre Bustillo to Take on Leatherface

4 hours 9 minutes ago - Coming Soon
Leatherface, the next installment in the Texas Chainsaw Massacre legacy, has reportedly found its directors. Julian Maury and Alexandre Bustillo (Ins...

Watch: Video Runs Through All 'Cabin in the Woods' Movie Monsters

4 hours 11 minutes ago - First Showing
If you haven't yet given the horror flick The Cabin in the Woods a chance yet, it's available right now on Netflix Instant, and it's one of the best g...

Look at 14 of Our Favorite Movie-Themed Halloween 2014 Costumes

4 hours 37 minutes ago - First Showing
It's officially All Hallow's Eve, and since the night of terror falls on a Friday, you can be sure you'll see plenty of kids and adults alike out on t...

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Music

Nicki Minaj’s Rumored Ex-Boyfriend Weighs In On Her Sexually-Charged Single ‘Only’

1 hour 14 minutes ago - MTV News
Nicki Minaj's rumored (ex) boyfriend weighs in on her new sexually-charged single "Only."

This ‘Walking Dead’ Pancake Art Will Make You Want To Eat People Too

1 hour 8 minutes ago - MTV News
Food artist turns the "Walking Dead" cast into yummy, fluffy pancakes

Surprise! Willow Smith Just Dropped An EP Full Of Spooky, Spectacular Synth Pop

2 hours 41 minutes ago - MTV News
Willow Smith took the double opportunity of her 14th birthday and Halloween to drop a surprise EP

Here’s How A Father’s Birthday Gift Turned His Teenage Daughter Into A Multi-Millionaire

2 hours 4 minutes ago - MTV News
This teeanger had the best 19th birthday ever when her father's present turned impossibly lucky

A Jeezy And T.I. Joint Album Might Actually Be On The Way (For Real This Time)

3 hours 12 minutes ago - MTV News
T.I. and Jeezy each talk about the possibility of working on a joint album together

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News

Inside Virgin's secretive facility

23 minutes ago - CNN Top Stories
In June of 2014, CNN's Rachel Crane gained access into Virgin Galactic's secretive manufacturing facility in California

Halloween in Hollywood

15 minutes ago - CNN Top Stories

A future built on accidents

14 minutes ago - CNN Top Stories
With the same peril that the Wright Brothers faced in becoming the first men to fly planes, mankind's quest for space tourism is also fraught with dea...

China's October official PMI edges down to 50.8

14 minutes ago - Reuters
BEIJING (Reuters) - China's factory sector grew in October but at a pace that was slightly slower than expected, underlining the challenges facing the...

Untapable wins Breeders' Cup Distaff

39 minutes ago - Yahoo News
Untapable, trained by Steve Asmussen and ridden By Rosie Napravnik, won the $2 million Distaff on Friday, the marquee race on the opening day of the B...

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Politics

Democrats Count on Edge With Women to Limit Election Losses

1 hour 9 minutes ago - New York Times Politics
Getting more women to the polls was bound to be good for Democrats, operatives believed. But some are now questioning whether pulling focus away from...

Home and Campaigning Lure Bill Clinton to Arkansas

40 minutes ago - New York Times Politics
The former president, campaigning for fellow Democrats, is returning to Arkansas this weekend for the sixth time since April

Diplomatic Memo: On Visit, Obama to Face a Backsliding Myanmar

40 minutes ago - New York Times Politics
President Obama presses the Burmese leader on the pace of constitutional reforms and on the treatment of religious minorities

NYT PAGE ONE SATURDAY: Dems second-guessing strategy of focusing on women's issues over economy...

32 minutes ago - Drudge Report
NYT PAGE ONE SATURDAY: Dems second-guessing strategy of focusing on women's issues over economy...(First column, 1st story, link)Related stories:Obama...

Opposing Gun Measures in Washington State Draw Cash and Sow Confusion

1 hour 20 minutes ago - New York Times Politics
One proposal would impose background checks that go beyond federal law, while the other would expressly forbid an expansion

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Pop Culture

Amanda Bynes Out of Psychiatric Facility, Back to Tweeting Bizarre Messages

12 hours 18 minutes ago - ETOnline
Just three days after a judge ruled that Amanda Bynes spend at least another 30 days in a psychiatric facility, the What I Like About You star was sp...

Snooki Opens Up About Her New Baby, Upcoming Wedding and Not Having Sex

1 hour 23 minutes ago - ETOnline
Life has changed dramatically for Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi since she became famous as the hard-partying breakout star of MTV's reality show Jersey Shor...

American Hustle Is At The Center Of A Microwave-Based Lawsuit…

1 hour 22 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
This story is just plain weird... A scene from the Oscar-nominated movie American Hustle is causing some waves and they aren't micro. When Jennifer La...

19 Rules Everyone Should Follow on Halloween (Yes, That Means You Too)

2 hours 35 minutes ago - ETOnline
1. Do not do blackface. No matter how “respectful” you think your costume is. No matter how many black friends you say you have. Learn from Julian...

Amanda Bynes' Court Hearing Ends! The Conservatorship Stands!

2 hours 22 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
Update: Amanda's parents' conservatorship is still in place. In addition, the judge ruled that the lawyer who was present to rep Amanda could not have...

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Science

Statement from NASA Administrator on Virgin Galactic SpaceShipTwo Mishap

9 hours 35 minutes ago - NASA
“On behalf of the entire NASA family, I offer our deepest condolences to the family and loved ones of the pilot lost in today’s accident involving...

The Week In Drones: Saving Lives, Spooking Nukes, And More

3 hours 17 minutes ago - Pop Sci
Nuclear Reactor Belleville France Panelfestoon, via Wikimedia Commons Here's a roundup of the week's top drone news: the military, comme...

Halloween Zombie Outbreak At Popular Science Office

4 hours 35 minutes ago - Pop Sci
http://cf.c.ooyala.com/k4b3VmcTrKCejzSink3dQ4qccNgMs0IO/MGngRNnbuHoiqTJH... Please enable Javascript to watch this video One of the inev...

Virtual Hearts, Fanged Deer And Other Amazing Images Of The Week

6 hours 1 minute ago - Pop Sci
Fanged Deer These toothy deer haven't been seen in 60 years, until this October--just in time for Halloween! Kashmir musk deer may be remini...

Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo Just Crashed During A Mojave Test Flight

6 hours 35 minutes ago - Pop Sci
SpaceShipTwo Virgin Galactic There’s a shadow looming over the private spaceflight industry this week. Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo...

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T.V.

NBC Freshman Comedies Bad Judge and A to Z to End

2 hours 31 minutes ago - TV Guide
The Day of the Dead brought grim news for two NBC comedies. The network has canceled the Kate Walsh-led Bad Judge and the... Read More > Other Link...

Dancing's Derek Hough: I'm Making the Routines Harder

4 hours 28 minutes ago - TV Guide
Hey everyone, Happy Halloween! Thanks for your votes! How'd you like Team Itsy Bitsy? We had so much fun doing that. The team dances are always fun...

Starz' Magic City Being Resurrected as a Movie with Bruce Willis, Bill Murray

4 hours 53 minutes ago - TV Guide
Don't bet against Magic City just yet. The Starz period casino drama, which was canceled last year after two seasons, is being resurrected as a featur...

Amanda Bynes Released from Psychiatric Hospital, Blasts Family on Twitter

5 hours 3 minutes ago - TV Guide
Amanda Bynes was released from a psychiatric hospital Thursday and wasted no time getting back to one of her favorite hobbies: Twitter. The actress, 2...

Exclusive Simpsons Sneak Peek: Jane Fonda Prepares to Battle Mr. Burns

6 hours 25 minutes ago - TV Guide
In Springfield, it takes guts to go up against the rich and powerful Mr. Burns. But Jane Fonda is prepared to do just that on The Simpsons. The two-t...

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Technology

Changing The Rules Of E-Commerce

34 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 In late summer, Mayfield and CRV co-hosted a dinner for entrepreneurs at e-commerce 2.0 companies, including Brit& Co, Dolls Kill, Dropship, Indiego...

Current, a Facebook app for Mac, highlights the network’s core: pictures & chat

48 minutes ago - Venture Beat
Image Credit: Franco BoulyFunny to think that, while Facebook is a native app on mobile, it’s still trapped in the browser on desktop. Scott Kyle, a...

Lumera lets you post high-res snapshots on Instagram with one click

52 minutes ago - Engadget
You are done (DONE!) taking selfies with a phone like some plebeian -- you only take DSLR selfies now, even though it's a pain transferring photos usi...

Hands On With Microsoft’s New Fitness Wearable, The Band

1 hour 37 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 Dropping out of left field like a foul fly ball from the Kansas City Royals this week, the Microsoft Band was a surprise. Part fitness band, part co...

Bad News for Amazon: Google Play Movies and TV Are Now on Roku

1 hour 42 minutes ago - Wired
By adding its video service to Roku devices, Google is going after more streaming-content purchases while trying to get a leg up on Amazon. The post B...

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U.S.

Untapable wins Breeders' Cup Distaff

48 minutes ago - US News
ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Untapable polished off an impressive year with a 1 1/4-length victory Friday in the Breeders' Cup Distaff, with a pregnant Ro...

Superheroes, Hazmat Suits in NY Halloween Parade

46 minutes ago - ABC News
Superheroes meet hazmat suits as NYC Halloween parade unfolds amid Ebola crisis

Mexican Judge Orders Release of US Marine Reservist

46 minutes ago - ABC News
The California native was arrested across border with firearms in his truck

Virgin Galactic's allure: space and celebrities

1 hour 39 minutes ago - US News
The explosion of a Virgin Galactic rocket ship during a test flight over California has almost certainly dashed founder Richard Branson's goal of star...

Kansas tax collections short as election nears

1 hour 18 minutes ago - US News
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas reported Friday that its October tax collections fell short of expectations, potentially complicating conservative Republ...

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World

Spooks and ghouls: Halloween around the world in pictures

1 hour 29 minutes ago - Guardian
As the world celebrates Halloween, or All Hallows Eve, we take a look at the festivities around the globe Continue reading

MH17: more human remains found at crash site, says Dutch PM

54 minutes ago - Guardian
Mark Rutte says lull in fighting allowed investigators to re-enter eastern Ukraine site where Malaysia Airlines plane came down A Dutch team took adva...

Go Figure: The week in numbers

7 hours 35 minutes ago - BBC
The week's big numbers visualised

An unlikely naval battle remembered

53 minutes ago - BBC
The unlikely WWI naval battle fought off Chile

Police cautions 'to be scrapped'

51 minutes ago - BBC
The use of police cautions - where those who commit minor offences are given a formal warning - is set to be scrapped in England and Wales

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Live News

Jockey Rosie Napravnik announces retirement - ESPN
Moments after piloting Untapable to victory in the Oct. 31 Longines Breeders' Cup Distaff at Santa Anita Park, jockey Rosie Napravnik announced her pl...

Subdued Chris Christie Still Finds Center Stage - New York Times Politics
As Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey conducts a 19-state campaign swing for Republican candidates, he is still the focus of attention.

Inside Virgin's secretive facility - CNN Top Stories
In June of 2014, CNN's Rachel Crane gained access into Virgin Galactic's secretive manufacturing facility in California.

Halloween in Hollywood - CNN Top Stories

A future built on accidents - CNN Top Stories
With the same peril that the Wright Brothers faced in becoming the first men to fly planes, mankind's quest for space tourism is also fraught with dea...

China's October official PMI edges down to 50.8 - Reuters
BEIJING (Reuters) - China's factory sector grew in October but at a pace that was slightly slower than expected, underlining the challenges facing the...