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Friday, March 27, 2015

Apple CEO Tim Cook plans to donate his fortune to charity

1 minute ago - Engadget
Tim Cook has big plans for his vast wealth: It's all going to philanthropy, he revealed in a Fortune interview. The Apple CEO -- who's currently worth... by Devindra Hardawar

Apple CEO Tim Cook plans to donate his fortune to charity

7 minutes ago - Joystiq
Tim Cook has big plans for his vast wealth: It's all going to philanthropy, he revealed in a Fortune interview. The Apple CEO -- who's currently worth... by Devindra Hardawar

Senate Approves Budget of G.O.P. Wishes in All-Night Session

7 minutes ago - New York Times Politics
The blueprint, passed early Friday without Democratic votes, would scrap the Affordable Care Act, cut the deficit, and remake Medicare and Medicaid, b... by JONATHAN WEISMAN

Lufthansa Tightens Safety Rules After Germanwings Crash

9 minutes ago - MSNBC Business
Lufthansa Group added new cockpit security measures and safety roles within the company following Tuesday's crash

 

Apple CEO Tim Cook plans to donate his fortune to charity

1 minute ago - Engadget
Tim Cook has big plans for his vast wealth: It's all going to philanthropy, he revealed in a Fortune interview. The Apple CEO -- who's currently worth... by Devindra Hardawar

Apple CEO Tim Cook plans to donate his fortune to charity

7 minutes ago - Joystiq
Tim Cook has big plans for his vast wealth: It's all going to philanthropy, he revealed in a Fortune interview. The Apple CEO -- who's currently worth... by Devindra Hardawar

Senate Approves Budget of G.O.P. Wishes in All-Night Session

7 minutes ago - New York Times Politics
The blueprint, passed early Friday without Democratic votes, would scrap the Affordable Care Act, cut the deficit, and remake Medicare and Medicaid, b... by JONATHAN WEISMAN

Lufthansa Tightens Safety Rules After Germanwings Crash

9 minutes ago - MSNBC Business
Lufthansa Group added new cockpit security measures and safety roles within the company following Tuesday's crash

 

Business

Lufthansa Tightens Safety Rules After Germanwings Crash

46 minutes ago - MSNBC Business
Lufthansa Group added new cockpit security measures and safety roles within the company following Tuesday's crash

How Apple CEO Tim Cook Is Giving Away His Fortune

29 minutes ago - MSNBC Business
Apple CEO Tim Cook is a wealthy man, with a net worth of $120 million and stock potentially worth hundreds of millions more

Final Consumer Sentiment Reading In March Still At Four-month Low

1 hour 30 minutes ago - Fox Business
The final reading of the University of Michigan's consumer sentiment survey for March was 93 -- above the 92.5 forecast in a MarketWatch-compiled econ...

SEC Fines Macquarie Over Underwriting Of Chinese Offering

1 hour 18 minutes ago - Fox Business
The Securities and Exchange Commission fined Macquarie Capital, as well as a former managing director and investment banker, over faulty underwriting...

'Sick Bricks' Review

1 hour 24 minutes ago - Forbes
Without the profile of Skylanders or Disney Infinity you may not have heard of Sick Bricks yet. More importantly, your children may not have heard of...

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Fashion

The Grocery Store: Not a Bad Place for a Date

1 hour 4 minutes ago - The Cut
Yesterday, Taylor Swift and Calvin Harris perused a Whole Foods grocery store together. Are they on a date? Is it a romantic date or a friend date? Wh...

Dear American Apparel: Please #FreeTheNipple (and Pubes)

2 hours 5 minutes ago - Fashionista
Why American Apparel's new vanilla marketing strategy — obliterating models' body parts — is alienating an important group of people: its faithful...

Kate Middleton Wears Hot Pink on Her Last Day of Events before Giving Birth

1 hour 20 minutes ago - Fashionista
We first saw the Mulberry coat during her visit to New York City in December

Tyler's Russian Fashion Week Diary: Day 1

3 hours 16 minutes ago - Fashionista
Look ma! I'm in Moscow!

Kanye West and Damon Dash Confirm Purchase of Online Streetwear Retailer Karmaloop

2 hours 41 minutes ago - Fashionista
It's the next step in West's quest to take over the fashion world

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Food

Almond-Crusted Trout with White Grits and Swiss Chard

11 hours 34 minutes ago - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

Crispy Hash Browns

Yesterday - Simply Recipes
My father, being of the solid German stock that he is, is naturally a connoisseur of all things potato. In particular he loves nothing more than very...

Flourless Pistachio Cake with Strawberry Meringue

Yesterday - epicurious
Recipe from Epicurious

Italian Parsley and Beet Salad

2 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Gourmet

Artichoke and Shrimp Risotto

2 days ago - Simply Recipes
Is it just me, or does everyone seem to be in a hurry these days? Sometimes I think in our mad dash to do everything and live life to the fullest, we...

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Games

Apple CEO Tim Cook plans to donate his fortune to charity

13 minutes ago - Joystiq
Tim Cook has big plans for his vast wealth: It's all going to philanthropy, he revealed in a Fortune interview. The Apple CEO -- who's currently worth...

Square Enix Wants Your Feedback on Final Fantasy 15 Demo

1 hour 49 minutes ago - Gamespot
Square Enix has launched a new survey, asking players for their feedback regarding the Final Fantasy XV Episode Duscae demo, released on Xbox One and...

Mortal Kombat X Dev Working With System of a Down

1 hour 13 minutes ago - Gamespot
Mortal Kombat X developer NetherRealm and rock band System of a Down are teaming up. As revealed in the sneak peak trailer above, NetherRealm has enli...

Introducing Engadget's newest contributor: The Wirecutter!

35 minutes ago - Joystiq
Starting today, you're going to notice a very familiar contributor popping up on the pages of Engadget. That would be none other than our friends at T...

Windows Phone's third party Periscope app lets you watch live streams

1 hour 31 minutes ago - Joystiq
Live streaming apps like Twitter's Periscope and Meerkat are all the rage right now, but so far they've only been accessible to iPhone users. Enter Te...

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Health

Kitchen Towels Can Make You Sick

Yesterday - WebMD
Researchers find cellphones a potential source of cross-contamination, too

Antibiotic-Resistant Germs Target Of New White House Plan

1 hour 18 minutes ago - Yahoo Health
The White House on Friday announced a five-year plan to fight the threat posed by antibiotic-resistant bacteria amid fears that once-treatable germs c...

With ‘Text Neck’ Comes...Turkey Neck

1 hour 55 minutes ago - Yahoo Health
Not only are our smartphones ruining our spines, they’re sapping our youthful necks, too, making them look old before their time

Free School Breakfasts Appear to Boost Kids’ Grades

2 hours 58 minutes ago - Health
FRIDAY, March 27, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Free school breakfasts may help low-income students do better in the classroom, a new study suggests. Stud...

Could a Diet Help Shield You From Alzheimer’s?

2 hours 58 minutes ago - Health
By Alan MozesHealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, March 27, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Scientists say they’ve developed an anti-Alzheimer’s diet. While it co...

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Humor

8 Facts About The Vietnam War (I Learned as a Viet Cong)

8 hours 35 minutes ago - Cracked
By Evan V. Symon,Nguyen Hoa Giai Published: March 27th, 2015 

12 Reasons the Term 'Life Hack' Is Now Meaningless

8 hours 35 minutes ago - Cracked
By Cody Johnston Published: March 27th, 2015 

4 Reasons the Mars One Fiasco Was Actually Good For Humanity

8 hours 35 minutes ago - Cracked
By Kristi Harrison Published: March 27th, 2015 

7 Implausible Movie Scenes That Just Happened In Real Life

8 hours 35 minutes ago - Cracked
By M. Asher Cantrell Published: March 27th, 2015 

Tiny Changes That Would Fix Classic Video Games

8 hours 35 minutes ago - Cracked
By CRACKED Readers Published: March 27th, 2015 

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Movies

The Trailer for Boxing Drama Southpaw, Starring Jake Gyllenhaal

41 minutes ago - Coming Soon
Antoine Fuqua directs Southpaw, which opens in theaters on July 31 The post The Trailer for Boxing Drama Southpaw, Starring Jake Gyllenhaal appeared f...

Jake Gyllenhaal Takes a Beating in Trailer for Fuqua's 'Southpaw'

1 hour 30 minutes ago - First Showing
"I can't lose my daughter. I'll give you my everything." We'd already gotten a first look at a ripped Jake Gyllenhaal for his role in Antoine Fuqua's...

Hot Toys Reveals Iron Man Mark VII Stealth Mode Premium Figure

1 hour 54 minutes ago - Coming Soon
To debut exclusively at their "Marvel's Avengers: Age of Ultron Exhibition" The post Hot Toys Reveals Iron Man Mark VII Stealth Mode Premium Figure ap...

Viral Sci-Fi Short 'Sundays' Grabbed by Warner Bros. for Feature Film

1 hour 52 minutes ago - First Showing
After raising $50,000 on Kickstarter, filmmaker Mischa Rozema and his buddies from an Amsterdam production house called PostPanic made a short sci-fi...

Bond Goes Big as Spectre Gets an IMAX Release

2 hours 7 minutes ago - Coming Soon
The 24th installment will be released in IMAX theatres globally on November 6 The post Bond Goes Big as Spectre Gets an IMAX Release appeared first on...

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Music

Bomba (Velly Remix) [feat. ZZ Ward] - Single - Angélique Kidjo

7 hours 10 minutes ago - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Bomba (Velly Remix) [feat. ZZ Ward] - Single Angélique Kidjo Release Date: March 24, 2015 Total Songs: 1 Genre: World Price: $0.99 Copyright ℗ 2015...

Stay Awake - Single - Vicci Martinez

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Stay Awake - Single Vicci Martinez Release Date: March 24, 2015 Total Songs: 1 Genre: Alternative Price: $0.99 Copyright ℗ 2015 Vicci Martinez

Sometimes I Sit and Think, And Sometimes I Just Sit - Courtney Barnett

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Sometimes I Sit and Think, And Sometimes I Just Sit Courtney Barnett Release Date: March 23, 2015 Total Songs: 11 Genre: Alternative Price: $7.99 Copy...

Can't Decide (Broadway Remix) - Single - Broadway

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Can't Decide (Broadway Remix) - Single Broadway Release Date: March 24, 2015 Total Songs: 1 Genre: Hip-Hop/Rap Price: $0.99 Copyright ℗ 2015 Paranoi...

Satellite (Radio Edit) - Single - Above & Beyond & OceanLab

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Satellite (Radio Edit) - Single Above & Beyond & OceanLab Release Date: March 24, 2015 Total Songs: 1 Genre: Trance Price: $1.29 Copyright ℗ 2015 An...

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News

Aaron Hernandez's Fiancee Takes the Stand

58 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
Aaron Hernandez's fiancee testifies in the ex-NFL star's murder trial

Why the Dead Sea is dying

14 minutes ago - CNN Top Stories

Ukraine rebels hand over bodies of 22 govt soldiers

34 minutes ago - Yahoo News
DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Separatists in eastern Ukraine have handed over the bodies of 22 government soldiers killed during the fierce, months-long b...

Comedy group accountant named employee of month stole $240K

34 minutes ago - Yahoo News
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — An accountant for a famous Princeton University musical-comedy group who was once named by Esquire magazine as an "employee of...

In Senate triumverate's shadow, barbecue and basketball

21 minutes ago - Yahoo News
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Great Triumverate of the 19th century Senate, John C. Calhoun, Henry Clay and Daniel Webster, peer from portraits down the hal...

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Politics

Senate Approves Budget of G.O.P. Wishes in All-Night Session

6 hours 55 minutes ago - New York Times Politics
The blueprint, passed early Friday without Democratic votes, would scrap the Affordable Care Act, cut the deficit, and remake Medicare and Medicaid, b...

Harry Reid's Retirement Means a Scramble on the Hill and in Nevada Politics

1 hour 8 minutes ago - MSNBC Politics
Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid's decision not to run for reelection throws into question both the future of Senate Democratic leadership and the fa...

Obama, Pope Francis meeting: Looking for common ground at the White House

48 minutes ago - CNN Politics
The Obamas will host Pope Francis at the White House during his first visit to the U.S. on Sept. 23

Upshot Newsletter: Ted Cruz and the Media

1 hour 11 minutes ago - New York Times Politics
Mr. Cruz is a major political figure. He also has virtually no chance of becoming president. How should journalists deal with that contrast?

CNN continues hiring spree...

1 hour 13 minutes ago - Drudge Report
CNN continues hiring spree...(Second column, 6th story, link)

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Pop Culture

'Outlander' Stars Share Their Best Tips on Getting Through Withdrawal!

36 minutes ago - ETOnline
Caitriona Balfe, Sam Heughan and more share their best tips on how fans can prepare for the April 4 return with ETonline

Hilarious! Billy Zane Thinks Heartbroken Zayn Tweets Are About Him!

58 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
Billy Zane has been so confused lately. The poor guy is seeing heartbroken teens writing about him all over the internet, and he doesn't know why. Asi...

The White House Says 'I Do' To Gay Marriage On Scandal!

48 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
If you haven't seen last night's episode of Scandal yet, stay off of the Internet entirely until you do. Because we HAVE to talk about it! SPOILER ALE...

One Direction's Fans Go Nuts After It's Revealed Zayn Malik Is Working With Music Producer Naughty Boy! Read Their Furious Reactions HERE!

39 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
Do NOT mess with One Direction fans. After former 1D member Zayn Malik was spotted at a recording studio on Thursday, Twitter exploded with speculatio...

Miley Cyrus, Hillary Clinton, & More Speak Out Against Indiana's New LGBT Discrimination Law!

30 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
Indiana just passed the Religious Freedom Restoration Act after Governor Mike Pence signed it into law, and people are not happy! Why? Because the thr...

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Science

Watch Engineers Extinguish Fire With Sound [Video]

34 minutes ago - Pop Sci
In the near future, putting out grease fires in the kitchen might be as easy as turning up the music, thanks to engineering students Viet Tran and Set...

Astronaut Twins Scott And Mark Kelly Lend Their Bodies To Science

1 hour 20 minutes ago - Pop Sci
This afternoon, NASA astronaut Scott Kelly and Russian cosmonaut Mikhail Kornienko take off for a yearlong stay on the International Space Station. Th...

The Bracket of Brackets, Round 2

2 hours 3 minutes ago - Pop Sci

Biotech Company Working On A Cure For Colorblindness

1 hour 49 minutes ago - Pop Sci
People with congenital colorblindness can see about 1 percent of the colors that a typical person can, and the condition can have negative impacts on...

Japan Proposes Giant Sea Wall To Fight Tsunamis

2 hours 35 minutes ago - Pop Sci
The 2011 Tohoku earthquake and tsunami wiped out whole neighborhoods along Japan’s north eastern coast. Now, Japan is considering an extraordinary m...

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T.V.

Zayn Malik Breaks Silence on One Direction Exit

1 hour 55 minutes ago - TV Guide
Zayn Malik knows his departure from One Direction has disappointed fans, but the 22-year-old remains confident that he made the right decision.In his...

Molly Sims Gives Birth to Baby Girl

2 hours 12 minutes ago - TV Guide
Molly Sims and her husband Scott Stuber welcomed a daughter on Wednesday."We welcome Scarlett May Stuber into our family. Our hearts are bigger with y...

Grey's Anatomy: What Happened Between Derek and His Research Fellow?

Yesterday - TV Guide
Alright, Grey's Anatomy fans, after two weeks of wondering, let's cut to the chase: Did Derek (Patrick Dempsey) cheat on Meredith (Ellen Pompeo)? Ehh...

Look Who's Back! NBC Orders Coach Revival With Craig T. Nelson

Yesterday - TV Guide
Coach is getting back in the game. The network TV game, that is.To the surprise of many, NBC is reviving the beloved sports sitcom, TVGuide.com has co...

Mega Buzz: Get the Details on the Criminal Minds Spin-Off!

Yesterday - TV Guide
What brings Gary Sinise to the BAU?Criminal Minds will air the backdoor pilot for its spin-off on April 8, starring the former CSI: NY star as Jack Ga...

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Technology

Apple CEO Tim Cook plans to donate his fortune to charity

14 minutes ago - Engadget
Tim Cook has big plans for his vast wealth: It's all going to philanthropy, he revealed in a Fortune interview. The Apple CEO -- who's currently worth...

The DeanBeat: Even for a second-generation game designer, being an indie is a survival journey

35 minutes ago - Venture Beat
Gaming execs: Join 180 select leaders from King, Glu, Rovio, Unity, Facebook, and more to plan your path to global domination in 2015. GamesBeat...

The joy of specs: Sony’s $840 augmented-reality glasses are now on sale in 10 countries

22 minutes ago - Venture Beat
Two months after Sony first revealed its dorky augmented-reality (AR) glasses, the technology giant has made the $840 spectacles available for sale in...

GlowScript Tutorial 8: Gravity and Orbits

31 minutes ago - Wired
How do you model the Earth-moon system? Here is a tutorial using GlowScript to model the motion of the moon around the Sun. The post GlowScript Tutori...

Spear-Phishing Could Enable Cyberterrorism Attacks Against The U.S.

34 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 If terrorists ever orchestrate a violent cyberattack against the U.S., the odds are 9 in 10 that spear-phishing will be the first step of their assa...

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U.S.

Ukraine rebels hand over bodies of 22 govt soldiers

36 minutes ago - US News
DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Separatists in eastern Ukraine have handed over the bodies of 22 government soldiers killed during the fierce, months-long b...

Comedy group accountant named employee of month stole $240K

34 minutes ago - US News
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — An accountant for a famous Princeton University musical-comedy group who was once named by Esquire magazine as an "employee of...

State to Deny Permit for Ohio Pair's Toothless Black Bear

37 minutes ago - ABC News
State plans to deny permit for Ohio pair to keep toothless black bear; legal fight continues

Watch: Boston Bombing Jury Shown Graphic Photos

30 minutes ago - ABC News
Jurors also listened to a medical examiner's graphic testimony about a female victim's fatal injuries

Israel to stop withholding Palestinian tax revenues

1 hour 7 minutes ago - US News
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel says it will resume the transfer Palestinian tax revenues that it has been withholding as punishment for unilateral Palestin...

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World

Ben Stiller's hipster bona fides: yes to vinyl and organics, no (twice!) to skinny jeans - video

1 hour 1 minute ago - Guardian
Ben Stiller talks to Adam Gabbatt about his new film While We're Young, Casio watches, working out, the moisturising regimen of Jason Statham and agei...

Karl Lagerfeld: fashion's shape-shifter shows no sign of slowing down

53 minutes ago - Guardian
A new exhibition celebrating the designer’s seven-decade-long career is opening in Bonn. The curator explains why Lagerfeld is still king of the cat...

Seneca, the fat-cat philosopher

35 minutes ago - Guardian
One of the Roman super-rich, he railed against consumerism even as he accumulated more wealth. But then, aren’t we all hypocrites?Income inequality...

My teenage daughter has become angry, rude and distant

35 minutes ago - Guardian
I try to talk to her and show affection but she pushes me away. I feel almost bereaved. Annalisa Barbieri advises a readerWe have been having problems...

James Rebanks, Twitter’s favourite shepherd: ‘Sheep farming is another form of culture, just like Picasso or punk’

35 minutes ago - Guardian
Shepherds are disappearing from the countryside — but there’s one in the Lake District who has 40,000 Twitter followers and an acclaimed memoir to...

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Live News

Apple CEO Tim Cook plans to donate his fortune to charity - Engadget
Tim Cook has big plans for his vast wealth: It's all going to philanthropy, he revealed in a Fortune interview. The Apple CEO -- who's currently worth...

Aaron Hernandez's Fiancee Takes the Stand - MSNBC Top Stories
Aaron Hernandez's fiancee testifies in the ex-NFL star's murder trial.

Why the Dead Sea is dying - CNN Top Stories

Apple CEO Tim Cook plans to donate his fortune to charity - Joystiq
Tim Cook has big plans for his vast wealth: It's all going to philanthropy, he revealed in a Fortune interview. The Apple CEO -- who's currently worth...

Senate Approves Budget of G.O.P. Wishes in All-Night Session - New York Times Politics
The blueprint, passed early Friday without Democratic votes, would scrap the Affordable Care Act, cut the deficit, and remake Medicare and Medicaid, b...

Lufthansa Tightens Safety Rules After Germanwings Crash - MSNBC Business
Lufthansa Group added new cockpit security measures and safety roles within the company following Tuesday's crash.