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Thursday, May 28, 2015

Global Trial Finds HIV Drugs Should Be Taken Right After Diagnosis

3 minutes ago - WebMD
Those who started medications early fared better than those who waited until immune systems weakened

Is Patagonia Actually a Luxury Brand?

3 minutes ago - The Cut
A 2011 Patagonia ad with the tagline "Don't Buy This Jacket," which warned of the potential wastefulness of buying the brand's R2 fleece, or any other... by Véronique Hyland

Microsoft's imaging technology can automatically caption photos

8 minutes ago - Engadget
Microsoft's already demonstrated how its computer vision technology can recognize objects even better than humans, now it's onto the next frontier: In... by Devindra Hardawar

Hawaii's Thirty Meter Telescope could force others to close

8 minutes ago - Engadget
For one to rise, others must fall. Hawaii's governor David Ige has given his blessing to the controversial Thirty Meter Telescope (TMT) that scientist... by Nick Summers

 

Top Gear car plate complaints rejected

Less than a minute ago - BBC
The BBC Trust rejects complaints over Top Gear's Patagonia special, in which a car number plate appeared to refer to the Falklands conflict

VIDEO: Meeting the Mayfair squatters

Less than a minute ago - BBC
A group squatting in a building in London's Mayfair have been ordered to leave the property following a ruling by the High Court

Pocket optician 'good as eye charts'

Less than a minute ago - BBC
A smartphone app is as effective at testing eyesight as an optician's clinic, a trial suggests

Blatter 'cannot be held responsible'

Less than a minute ago - BBC
Fifa president Sepp Blatter says he cannot be held responsible for the current corruption scandal and vows to work to earn back trust

 

Business

The Top 10 Biotech Companies In The U.S.

1 hour 43 minutes ago - Forbes

Wait And Watch - Or Run? The Apple Watch And Retail

1 hour 18 minutes ago - Forbes
Until a few months ago, retailers were 100% focused on mobile as the key to seamlessly integrating their digital experiences with their brick and mort...

Why Sepp Blatter Still Has A Great Chance At Re-Election Despite FIFA Corruption Charges

1 hour 16 minutes ago - Forbes
The Union of European Football Associations appears to be united behind FIFA presidential candidate Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein, after the U.S. Departme...

Mattel's New Scrabble Ad Wonderfully Demonstrates There's Magic In Words

1 hour 15 minutes ago - Forbes
Mattel has launched a new film in support of its Scrabble board-game franchise and it's a winner. It has heart, it tells a great story, and best of al...

Embraer Lands Charter-Related Sales

1 hour 12 minutes ago - Forbes
While airlines specialize in selling transportation by the seat, a growing number of commercial carriers around the world are discovering that selling...

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Fashion

Is Patagonia Actually a Luxury Brand?

38 minutes ago - The Cut
A 2011 Patagonia ad with the tagline "Don't Buy This Jacket," which warned of the potential wastefulness of buying the brand's R2 fleece, or any other...

VA Can’t Cover IVF for Injured Soldiers

1 hour 13 minutes ago - The Cut
When Army Staff Sergeant Alex Dillmann was paralyzed from the stomach down after a bomb blast in Afghanistan, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)...

Resort Town That Banned Mankinis Is Thriving

55 minutes ago - The Cut
Officials in a British resort town that banned mankinis say the crackdown has been the solution to all of their civic woes. The Cornish town of Newqua...

Ralph Lauren to Show Men's Collections in Milan and New York

31 minutes ago - Fashionista
After more than a decade off the show calendar, Ralph Lauren will present both its Purple Label and Polo Ralph Lauren men's collections this summer

Women of Color Finally Get Lasers That Work for Them

1 hour 30 minutes ago - The Cut
I’ve come close to getting laser treatments three times. The first, when I was in college, was after a friend’s older sister announced that it was...

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Food

Salmon Fried Rice

Yesterday - Simply Recipes
The best thing about making too much rice is that you have leftovers for fried rice, you know, the kind with some egg swirled in, chopped vegetables a...

North Carolina Pulled-Pork Barbecue

4 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Gourmet

Grilled Bread Salad With Sweet Peppers and Onions

5 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

Kale Caesar Salad with Creamy Parmesan Dressing

6 days ago - Simply Recipes
Everyone loves a good caesar salad. It’s all about the garlic, the parmesan, the crisp romaine lettuce, and crunchy garlicky croutons, right? Well,...

Grilled Asian Chicken With Bok Choy, Shitake Mushrooms, and Radishes

6 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

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Games

After Controversy, Molyneux's Studio Undergoing "Reboot"

53 minutes ago - Gamespot
Fable designer Peter Molyneux's indie studio, 22Cans, is undergoing a "reboot" in the wake of recent controversy regarding claims of broken promises a...

Microsoft's imaging technology can automatically caption photos

27 minutes ago - Joystiq
Microsoft's already demonstrated how its computer vision technology can recognize objects even better than humans, now it's onto the next frontier: In...

Hawaii's Thirty Meter Telescope could force others to close

16 minutes ago - Joystiq
For one to rise, others must fall. Hawaii's governor David Ige has given his blessing to the controversial Thirty Meter Telescope (TMT) that scientist...

Watch 40 Years of Jaw-Dropping Visual Effects Condensed into One Minute

1 hour ago - Gamespot
Although Industrial Light and Magic's origin is inextricably tied to Star Wars, the studio that George Lucas founded in 1975 has since become a visual...

Ford joins Tesla in opening up its electric car patents

45 minutes ago - Joystiq
One of the biggest issues in the automotive industry is that when car makers come up with an innovative new technology, it can take years for others t...

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Health

Global Trial Finds HIV Drugs Should Be Taken Right After Diagnosis

9 hours 31 minutes ago - WebMD
Those who started medications early fared better than those who waited until immune systems weakened

If You Find Cockroaches Gross, That's a Good Thing — Here's Why

21 minutes ago - Yahoo Health
Do you find cockroaches, dirty bathrooms, and rotten food disgusting? There's a scientific reason for why (and it's a GOOD thing)

Demi Lovato Opens Up About Mental Health, Addiction: ‘Recovery Is Possible’

50 minutes ago - Health
She’s a singer, songwriter and actress, but there’s more to Demi Lovato than that. The 22-year-old is also a passionate champion of a cause close...

Workers Exposed To Anthrax Get Antibiotics

1 hour 24 minutes ago - MSNBC Health
At least 26 people are taking antibiotics after they handled live anthrax bacteria accidentally sent to labs in nine states and South Korea

Why a Journalist Created a Bogus Study Showing Chocolate Helps You Lose Weight

1 hour 18 minutes ago - Yahoo Health
This is what happened when a journalist made a fake study about chocolate and tricked news organizations into covering it

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Humor

5 Movie Stars Who Demanded Hilariously Insane Plot Changes

8 hours 46 minutes ago - Cracked
By E. Reid Ross Published: May 28th, 2015 

6 Video Games That Accidentally Make You The Bad Guy

8 hours 46 minutes ago - Cracked
By Cedric Voets Published: May 28th, 2015 

5 Lessons All Movies Should Learn From 'Mad Max'

8 hours 46 minutes ago - Cracked
By J.F. Sargent Published: May 28th, 2015 

15 Tiny Changes That Would Turn Funny Scenes Horrifying

8 hours 46 minutes ago - Cracked
By CRACKED Readers Published: May 28th, 2015 

The 5 Most Unintentionally Offensive Things Done For Charity

8 hours 46 minutes ago - Cracked
By Adam Tod Brown Published: May 28th, 2015 

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Movies

Actor Chris Pine Cast in DC's 'Wonder Woman' Movie as Co-Star

21 minutes ago - First Showing
And then there was a man. Variety is reporting that the DC Comics take on Wonder Woman has cast the first male in the movie. Chris Pine will co-star w...

Red Band Trailer for American Ultra, Starring Jesse Eisenberg and Kristen Stewart

34 minutes ago - Coming Soon
Lionsgate will release American Ultra on August 21 The post Red Band Trailer for American Ultra, Starring Jesse Eisenberg and Kristen Stewart appeared...

Tom Hanks Has a Rude Awakening in New Inferno Set Photos

1 hour 6 minutes ago - Coming Soon
Inferno is slated for release on October 14, 2016 The post Tom Hanks Has a Rude Awakening in New Inferno Set Photos appeared first on ComingSoon.net

Preview the Inside Out Play Set for Disney Infinity 3.0

43 minutes ago - Coming Soon
Featuring characters from the upcoming animated film The post Preview the Inside Out Play Set for Disney Infinity 3.0 appeared first on ComingSoon.net...

Tanya DLC for Mortal Kombat X Gets June Release Date

1 hour 15 minutes ago - Coming Soon
The Klassic Pack #1 also features classic skins for several MKX characters The post Tanya DLC for Mortal Kombat X Gets June Release Date appeared firs...

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Music

American Council on Exercise – Keep on Running - Power Music Workout

2 hours 18 minutes ago - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
American Council on Exercise – Keep on Running Power Music Workout Release Date: May 26, 2015 Total Songs: 13 Genre: Fitness & Workout Price: $9.99...

Aaa - Single - They Might Be Giants

6 hours 53 minutes ago - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Aaa - Single They Might Be Giants Release Date: May 26, 2015 Total Songs: 1 Genre: Alternative Price: $1.29 Copyright ℗ 2015 Idlewild Recordings

Scenic Design - David Cook

6 hours 53 minutes ago - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Scenic Design David Cook Release Date: May 26, 2015 Total Songs: 9 Genre: Jazz Price: $11.61 Copyright ℗ 2015 David Cook

Sorry - Single - Bread

6 hours 53 minutes ago - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Sorry - Single Bread Release Date: May 27, 2015 Total Songs: 2 Genre: Hip-Hop/Rap Price: $1.38 Copyright ℗ 2015 Bread

Live at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, Uniondale, New York, November 20, 1972 - Yes

Less than a minute ago - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Live at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, Uniondale, New York, November 20, 1972 Yes Release Date: May 26, 2015 Total Songs: 9 Genre: Rock Price: $9...

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News

Why Do Dead Whales Keep Washing Ashore in California?

2 hours 22 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
Experts said Wednesday that the influx is probably caused by strong winds and a large whale population

Unarmed Man Beaten During Traffic Stop Settles for $1.4M

1 hour 56 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
Dent was beaten and put in a choke hold during a January traffic stop in the Detroit suburb of Inkster

Wheelie-Popping Bikers Take Over Boston Tunnel

1 hour 52 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
A traffic camera captured dozens of bikers, riding dirt bikes and ATVs, virtually taking over the tunnel

A Lamborghini SUV? Yep, It's Coming

1 hour 1 minute ago - MSNBC Top Stories
Luxury automaker Automobili Lamborghini confirmed reports that it will be introducing a sports utility vehicle to its product line by 2018

Date Set for Tsarnaev's Official Death Sentence

43 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will officially be sentenced to death in June

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Politics

Secret Service preps to add spikes to White House fence

33 minutes ago - CNN Politics
Secret Service and National Park Service officials are prepping for upgrades to the White House fence after several embarrassing security lapses in re...

Bangladeshi blogger named on hitlist warned: 'You will be next'...

18 minutes ago - Drudge Report
Bangladeshi blogger named on hitlist warned: 'You will be next'...(Second column, 9th story, link)Related stories:Muhammad cartoon contest planned for...

Watch Live: Pataki Enters 2016 Presidential Race

55 minutes ago - MSNBC Politics
Former New York Governor George Pataki announces his decision on a 2016 presidential bid

The Non-Deported: ICE Still Releasing Criminal Aliens at Rapid Pace...

40 minutes ago - Drudge Report
The Non-Deported: ICE Still Releasing Criminal Aliens at Rapid Pace...(Second column, 6th story, link)Related stories:WASHPOST: 'Drop in illegal immig...

Pesticide restrictions proposed while bees feed...

1 hour 1 minute ago - Drudge Report
Pesticide restrictions proposed while bees feed...(Third column, 19th story, link)Related stories:Fresh food movement sweeping nation

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Pop Culture

Rick Santorum on Josh Duggar Sex Scandal: 'I’m Sickened By It'

26 minutes ago - ETOnline
The new Republican Presidential candidate was asked to comment on the allegations aimed at the reality star

Kyle Richards Says Her Sister Plans To Return To Rehab — Despite Not Having Talked To Kim Since Her Daughter's Wedding!

33 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
It seems Kim Richards is still MIA! On Thursday, it was revealed that Kyle Richards hasn't spoken to her troubled sibling since Kim's daughter's weddi...

Selena Gomez & Justin Bieber Spotted Together In Multiple Snapchat Videos! What Does This All Mean?!

27 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
Um, can someone please explain to us what is even going on here?! Guess Vanessa Hudgens just couldn't continue to keep Selena Gomez away from Justin B...

A$AP Rocky Opens Up About His Rita Ora Track Diss — Tells Her 'Next Time, Keep Your Mouth Shut'! Listen To The Clip HERE!

19 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
A$AP Rocky received some backlash this week for a misogynistic track on his upcoming album At.Long.Last.A$AP! The track Better Things features a contr...

Kylie Jenner Takes Down Pregnancy Rumors (Again!)

50 minutes ago - Extra
Kylie Jenner tweeted to set the record straight about rumors that claim she’s pregnant, writing, “People been thinking I'm pregnant for 8 months n...

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Science

What Might A Killerbot Arms Race Look Like?

31 minutes ago - Pop Sci
When they appear on the horizon, the robots to coming kill you won't necessarily look like warplanes. That's limited, human-centric thinking, says Stu...

Realistic 3D-Printed Eggs Prank Birds For Science

1 hour 31 minutes ago - Pop Sci
To us, the bright red breast of a robin signals the start of spring. To a cowbird it screams 'easy mark.' Cowbirds are brood parasites, laying their...

Researchers Discover Gene Linked To Pain

2 hours 16 minutes ago - Pop Sci
A stubbed toe, a sore throat, a splitting headache: sometimes life might seem better if we didn’t experience pain. In fact, pain can sometimes be us...

Divine Eagle, China's Enormous Stealth Hunting Drone, Takes Shape

3 hours 46 minutes ago - Pop Sci
China's Third Offset: Definitive photo proof of the Divine Eagle, China's (and maybe the world's) largest UAV, arrives

Robot Learns To Walk With Damaged Legs

Yesterday - Pop Sci
Robots don’t feel pain, which is good, because what this six-legged robot does would be almost impossible with anything even resembling a human nerv...

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T.V.

The Star of ABC's New Series Quantico Was in a Music Video with Pitbull

59 minutes ago - TV Guide
Not only is the lead in ABC's Quantico, Priyanka Chopra, a ginormous Bollywood star, but she also has a number of hit songs - including one with Pitbu...

Michael King, Creator of Oprah and Dr. Phil, Dies at 66

56 minutes ago - TV Guide
Michael King, who created shows including Oprah and Dr. Phil, died Wednesday from an infection he contracted after traveling abroad, TMZ reports. He w...

Tracy Morgan Books First Interview Since Deadly Accident

50 minutes ago - TV Guide
Tracy Morgan will sit down with Matt Lauer on Monday's Today show, his first interview since being critically injured in a car accident nearly a year...

You Can Now Buy Your Own Tina Fey and Amy Poehler Action Figures

1 hour 18 minutes ago - TV Guide
It's a bird, it's a plane, it's ... Amy Poehler and Tina Fey?The BFFs, former Saturday Night Live co-stars and Golden Globes co-hosts are getting thei...

Yes, Please! Amy Schumer Is Officially Invited to Be the Next Bachelorette

Yesterday - TV Guide
Could Amy Schumer be the next Bachelorette? Well...she's officially invited to be, if that means anything!Schumer made a guest appearance on Monday's...

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Technology

Microsoft's imaging technology can automatically caption photos

27 minutes ago - Engadget
Microsoft's already demonstrated how its computer vision technology can recognize objects even better than humans, now it's onto the next frontier: In...

Hawaii's Thirty Meter Telescope could force others to close

16 minutes ago - Engadget
For one to rise, others must fall. Hawaii's governor David Ige has given his blessing to the controversial Thirty Meter Telescope (TMT) that scientist...

Tiggly helps preschoolers build words by mashing letter toys with iPad games

45 minutes ago - Venture Beat
With 66 percent of fourth graders not proficient in reading, early literacy is a serious problem in the United States. Research shows that kids benefi...

Why accurate targeting can make or break mobile app monetization

36 minutes ago - Venture Beat
SPONSORED: This sponsored post is produced by LiveRail.  Ask what advertising is and you may get quite a few different answers. But most will agree t...

Ford joins Tesla in opening up its electric car patents

45 minutes ago - Engadget
One of the biggest issues in the automotive industry is that when car makers come up with an innovative new technology, it can take years for others t...

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U.S.

New Study Supports Early HIV Treatment

19 minutes ago - US News
Those treated early are less likely to develop AIDS or other serious illnesses

10 Easy Remodeling Projects Every Homeowner Should Tackle Now

17 minutes ago - US News
You don't need to tear your house apart and spend thousands to boost your home's livability

Triplets From California Accepted at MIT

14 minutes ago - US News
Less than 8 percent of all applicants are accepted at competitive New England school

Watch as Raging River Bursts Into Texas Home

16 minutes ago - ABC News
Frightening video shows the moment when rampant river water burst through a glass door and flooded a Texas home

Phillip Lucas Appointed AP Reporter in Birmingham, Alabama

14 minutes ago - ABC News
Associated Press appoints Phillip Lucas news reporter based in Birmingham, Alabama

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World

12/31/1969 -

Pataki launches US presidential bid

8 minutes ago - BBC
Former New York Governor George Pataki has entered contest for the Republican presidential nomination

Levi's and Stonewall: how fashion embraced gay rights

1 hour 5 minutes ago - Guardian
Slogan T-shirts have been an activism staple for decades. As Pride kicks off this month, we look at how fashion and gay rights have evolved togetherFa...

BBC defends reality show involving poor, dubbed 'Hunger Games'

53 minutes ago - Guardian
Britain’s Hardest Grafter will pit 25 of Britain’s lowest-paid workers against each other for cash prize in series it claims is a ‘serious socia...

Swiss scientists plug hole in cheese knowledge

47 minutes ago - Guardian
Holes that form in cheeses such as emmental caused by hay particles in milk and not CO2 released by bacteria, say expertsAfter about a century of rese...

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Live News

Top Gear car plate complaints rejected - BBC
The BBC Trust rejects complaints over Top Gear's Patagonia special, in which a car number plate appeared to refer to the Falklands conflict.

VIDEO: Meeting the Mayfair squatters - BBC
A group squatting in a building in London's Mayfair have been ordered to leave the property following a ruling by the High Court.

Pocket optician 'good as eye charts' - BBC
A smartphone app is as effective at testing eyesight as an optician's clinic, a trial suggests.

Blatter 'cannot be held responsible' - BBC
Fifa president Sepp Blatter says he cannot be held responsible for the current corruption scandal and vows to work to earn back trust.

Galloway to run for London mayor - BBC
Controversial former MP George Galloway says he will seek election as the next mayor of London.

Pataki launches US presidential bid - BBC
Former New York Governor George Pataki has entered contest for the Republican presidential nomination.