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Monday, July 28, 2014

HBO debuts gaming-addiction documentary tonight — watch the trailer

Less than a minute ago - Venture Beat
Above: A shot from HBO's "Love Child."Image Credit: HBOIn September 2009, a South Korean couple left their baby at home to play games overnight at an... by Jeffrey Grubb

Women founders lead 20% of funded tech startups at Y Combinator

Less than a minute ago - Venture Beat
Image Credit: Flickr user Paul MillerSilicon Valley startup incubator Y Combinator has published the gender makeup of their founders. About one in fo... by Gregory Ferenstein

Ernst back from military training to Senate race

3 minutes ago - Yahoo News
URBANDALE, Iowa (AP) — Senate GOP candidate Joni Ernst has returned from two weeks of training with the Iowa National Guard to a contest against Dem...

Leaked Nunn campaign document shows concerns about her nonprofit record

5 minutes ago - Washington Post Politics
Georgia Democrat Michelle Nunn's U.S. Senate campaign team expressed worries last year about potential vulnerabilities in her record at Points of Ligh... by Sean Sullivan

 

Reporters Invited to NASA Hurricane Airborne Mission Media Day at Wallops

Less than a minute ago - NASA
Media are invited to learn about NASA's Hurricane and Severe Storm Sentinel (HS3) airborne mission from scientists and pilots and see the remotely-pil...

NASA’s Long-Lived Mars Opportunity Rover Sets Off-World Driving Record

Less than a minute ago - NASA
NASA's Opportunity Mars rover, which landed on the Red Planet in 2004, now holds the off-Earth roving distance record after accruing 25 miles (40 kilo...

HBO debuts gaming-addiction documentary tonight — watch the trailer

Less than a minute ago - Venture Beat
Above: A shot from HBO's "Love Child."Image Credit: HBOIn September 2009, a South Korean couple left their baby at home to play games overnight at an... by Jeffrey Grubb

Women founders lead 20% of funded tech startups at Y Combinator

Less than a minute ago - Venture Beat
Image Credit: Flickr user Paul MillerSilicon Valley startup incubator Y Combinator has published the gender makeup of their founders. About one in fo... by Gregory Ferenstein

 

Business

Duke Energy agrees to buy $1.2 billion in ElectriCities generating capacity, reducing debt

1 hour 56 minutes ago - Fox Business
Duke Energy Progress has agreed to purchase the generating capacity of ElectriCities in a $1.2 billion deal expected to translate into lower power bil...

Gas Prices Continue to Drive South

1 hour 28 minutes ago - Fox Business
Despite increasing tensions overseas, gasoline prices have dropped to their lowest levels since March with U.S. refineries running at a record pace

Duke Energy agrees to buy $1.2 billion in ElectriCities generating capacity, reducing debt

52 minutes ago - Fox Business
Duke Energy Progress has agreed to purchase the generating capacity of ElectriCities in a $1.2 billion deal expected to translate into lower power bil...

Wheat lower,corn, oats and soybeans higher on the CBOT; beef mixed and pork higher on the CME.

41 minutes ago - Fox Business
Grain futures were mosly higher Monday on the Chicago Board of Trade

1 dead, 3 hurt in explosion at Omega Protein's Moss Point fish processing plant on Miss. coast

36 minutes ago - Fox Business
One person was killed and three others were injured in an explosion Monday at a fish processing plant on the Mississippi coast

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Fashion

Daria Werbowy's Shot a Selfie Campaign for Equipment

1 hour 34 minutes ago - Fashionista
File to: I Want to Be a Werbowy

Rosie Huntington-Whiteley Is in a Lunar Landscape for Prabal Gurung Campaign

1 hour 56 minutes ago - The Cut
Lana del Rey was very much on to something: Space is trending for fall 2014. For this season's campaign, Prabal Gurung sent Rosie Huntington-Whiteley...

Cosmo Publishes Their First Lesbian Sex Guide

1 hour 55 minutes ago - The Cut
Given the vast array of penis-exploding blow-job tips Cosmo has devised over their long history, it seems kind of crazy that there's an area of sexual...

Balmain's Olivier Rousteing Is Quite Pleased Zara Is Copying Him

2 hours 16 minutes ago - Fashionista
If you can't beat 'em

Kendall Jenner Wants to Be Taken Seriously

2 hours 47 minutes ago - The Cut
Kendall Jenner's cover of LOVE is a winner, and the cover story is even better. In the piece, which is on newsstands though not yet online, the model...

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Food

Spicy Rhode Island Calamari

16 hours 27 minutes ago - epicurious
Recipe from Epicurious

Turkey Zucchini Burger with Garlic Mayo

2 days ago - Simply Recipes
Turkey meat is much leaner than beef or pork, so it can be a challenge to make a burger with ground turkey that still gives you the satisfaction of e...

Peach Dutch Baby Pancake with Cherry Compote

3 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

Confetti Cucumber Salsa

5 days ago - Simply Recipes
I love growing cucumbers, truly I do! But boy are they prolific. With just one Persian cucumber plant I have enough cucumbers for the neighborhood. If...

Fried Chicken

4 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Epicurious

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Games

Joystiq Deals: Bluetooth Shower Speaker, AviiQ earbuds

28 minutes ago - Joystiq
Today's round of Joystiq Deals are all about keeping your music playing, whether you're rushing around the city or relaxing in a hot shower. First up...

Doom comes to this ATM, courtesy Australian hackers

58 minutes ago - Joystiq
Fiscal convenience takes a backseat to murderous hellbeasts as hackers have added an Automated Teller Machine to the long, long list of devices capabl...

Rise of Incarnates beta causes carnage next week

1 hour 28 minutes ago - Joystiq
Bandai Namco will begin a closed beta period next Friday for Rise of Incarnates, the two-on-two fighting game from the Tekken and Soul Calibur creator...

Device 6 developer drops anchor on The Sailor's Dream

1 hour 58 minutes ago - Joystiq
The Sailor's Dream is a melancholic, introspective game that features a lot of writing - most likely good writing, considering developer Simogo's prev...

Waiting for Destiny: Games that remind us of Bungie's next franchise

2 hours 28 minutes ago - Joystiq
Late last night, Bungie pulled the plug on the Destiny beta, forcing Guardians into hibernation until September 9. For those anticipating the game's m...

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Health

Hot or Not? We Decide in 100 Milliseconds

50 minutes ago - MSNBC Health
Researchers find that it takes us only a fraction of a second to size up someone’s looks and their personality based on a few facial features

Running Just 5 Minutes a Day Can Help You Live Longer

58 minutes ago - Yahoo Health
“This study encourages inactive people to participate in more physical activity including running,” Dr. D.C. Lee, lead researcher and assistant pr...

Fist Bumps More Hygienic Than Handshakes, Say Scientists

1 hour 30 minutes ago - Yahoo Health
Photo by misscinemafanatic.tumblr.com LONDON (AFP) - Fist bumps are more hygienic than handshakes and drastically reduce the risk of spreading infect...

Ebola Outbreak: How Worried Should You Be?

1 hour 47 minutes ago - Yahoo Health
Although the risk to the general population outside of West Africa remains extremely low, the ease of modern-day travel poses a challenge for those fi...

Chronic Medical Conditions Can Shorten Seniors’ Lives: Study

2 hours 51 minutes ago - Health
MONDAY, July 28, 2014 (HealthDay News) – The more chronic medical conditions people have at retirement age, the shorter their life expectancy may be...

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Humor

2 New Shirts for 'Mario Bros.' and 'The Shining' Fans

1 hour 58 minutes ago - Cracked
By CRACKED Staff Published: July 28th, 2014  No time to waste, friend. It's summer, it's too danged hot, and you need as many shirts on hand as poss...

5 Dumb Things Movie Characters Do Only to Advance the Plot

8 hours 28 minutes ago - Cracked
By Robin Warder Published: July 28th, 2014  Hollywood has endless ways of making us feel bad about ourselves -- movie heroes and villains alike are...

8 Terrifying Life Lessons From a Former Terrorist

8 hours 28 minutes ago - Cracked
By Robert Evans,Shane Paul O'Doherty Published: July 28th, 2014  No matter how low terrorists are held in public opinion, they're not going away any...

27 Sex Myths You Need to Stop Believing

8 hours 28 minutes ago - Cracked
By CRACKED Readers Published: July 28th, 2014  Whether it came from idiot friends, awkward parents, or copious amounts of farm porn, we all have jus...

Why Quidditch Is the Worst Game Ever Invented

8 hours 28 minutes ago - Cracked
By Today's Topic Published: July 28th, 2014 

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Movies

Video Blog: Recap of Warner Bros' Comic-Con 2014 Hall H Footage

38 minutes ago - First Showing
One last recap of another Hall H presentation at Comic-Con - this time for Warner Bros, who brought quite a show with big screens and big footage. Not...

First Look: Ben Stiller in 'Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb'

31 minutes ago - First Showing
In what will likely be the final adventure in this family friendly franchise, Ben Stiller is back in Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb, and the...

Eva Green to Reteam with Tim Burton for 'Miss Peregrine's Home'

1 hour 5 minutes ago - First Showing
After teaming up with direct Tim Burton for the lackluster Dark Shadows, the stunning and brilliant Eva Green will reunite with the director of Batman...

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies Teaser Trailer is Here!

1 hour 28 minutes ago - Coming Soon
New Line Cinema and Warner Bros. Pictures have released the teaser trailer for Peter Jackson's The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies which you can...

Must Watch: 'The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies' First Trailer

1 hour 26 minutes ago - First Showing
"Will you follow me... one last time?" The beginning of the end. Warner Bros has debuted the first teaser trailer for Peter Jackson's The Hobbit: The...

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Music

Lady Gaga Is Super Psyched About Her Scene With Joseph Gordon-Levitt In ‘A Dame To Kill For’

29 minutes ago - MTV News
Lady Gaga posted a still from her role in 'Sin City: A Dame To Kill For,' gushing about her co-star, Joseph Gordon-Levitt

These 13 Superhero And Villain Cosplay GIFS Continue The Battle Of Good Vs. Evil

28 minutes ago - MTV News
The cosplay superheroes and villains were out in force at San Diego Comic-Con. Check out our 13 favorites....in GIFs!

Watch ‘The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies’ Trailer Here

48 minutes ago - MTV News
WATCH: The first official trailer for "The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies."

EXCLUSIVE: The Untold Story Of The Naked Doggy Door Girl And Her Viral Arrest

1 hour 12 minutes ago - MTV News
Sara Elizabeth Soto went viral with a bizarre home invasion. A year later, she's breaking her silence on the nightmare that followed

Grimes Got Really Excited About Meeting George R.R. Martin — Now Let’s Get Her On ‘GOT’

1 hour 43 minutes ago - MTV News
Grimes met George R.R. Martin at Comic-Con and geeked out

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News

Ernst back from military training to Senate race

40 minutes ago - Yahoo News
URBANDALE, Iowa (AP) — Senate GOP candidate Joni Ernst has returned from two weeks of training with the Iowa National Guard to a contest against Dem...

Three officers wounded in Manhattan shoot-out, suspect killed

26 minutes ago - Yahoo News
New York (AFP) - Three New York law enforcement officers were wounded Monday in a shoot-out in Manhattan with an individual who was killed in the exch...

McDonnell's Kids on Witness List in Corruption Trial

39 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
Prosecutors file a list of potential witnesses in the corruption trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife that includes their kids

Mom Gets Nails Done, Leaves Child in 140-Degree Car: Cops

35 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
Police say Rasheena Francis left a 6-year-old girl inside a locked car in 140-degree heat while she got her nails done in Hartford, Conn

Artist Plants Ceramic Poppies to Commemorate WWI Victims

25 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
Artist Paul Cummins' latest work entitled "Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red" is made up of 888,246 ceramic poppies commemorating the First World War

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Politics

What war in Europe really looks like

Yesterday - Politico
Opinion: Don't be fooled by the quiet streets of Donetsk: A gruesome civil war wreaks havoc

Rove: Deals happen without Obama

2 hours 34 minutes ago - Politico
He says an agreement to reform the Department of Veterans Affairs may be a good lesson for Obama

Brian Bartlett joins Rational 360

2 hours 17 minutes ago - Politico
Influence: The Ketchum account supervisor and Romney 2012 alum will become a senior director

Undocumented immigrants call for W.H. boycott

2 hours 10 minutes ago - Politico
The campaign underscores a split in the advocacy community on its dealings with the administration

Romney's 3-minute vacation story

1 hour 56 minutes ago - Politico
The former Republican presidential nominee posts to the popular publishing site Medium on Monday

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Pop Culture

If You Didn't Think The The Hobbit Could Get Any More EPIC, Just Check Out The First Trailer For The Battle Of The Five Armies!

31 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
Sir Ian McKellen is back! Orlando Bloom is back! Cate Blanchett is back! Martin Freeman and Benedict Cumberbatch are back! Is that five armies? We kin...

Freddie Prinze Jr. SLAMS Kiefer Sutherland & Confesses How 24 Almost Lead To His Retirement From Acting!

24 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
Feel that 3rd degree BURNNNN, Jack Bauer! While at Comic-Con promoting his new Disney XD series Star Wars Rebels, Freddie Prinze Jr. confessed that wo...

Nikki Reed Was Caught Getting Cozy With ANOTHER Vampire!

17 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
What do we have here???! Nikki Reed reunited with Twilight co-star Kellan Lutz at the 2014 Young Hollywood Awards and they looked mighty fine togethe...

Kendall Jenner Defends Topless Photo Shoot

1 hour 28 minutes ago - ETOnline
Kendall Jenner's topless cover for LOVE magazine has made a lot of people uncomfortable, but the 18-year-old model insists that it's "not weird in any...

EXCLUSIVE! 'The Fosters': Which Family Will Callie Choose? Watch Now!

1 hour 16 minutes ago - ETOnline
Which family will Callie choose?!

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Science

NASA Selects Environmental Test and Integration Services II Contract

4 hours 28 minutes ago - NASA
NASA has awarded the Environmental Test and Integration Services II (ETIS II) contract to Sierra Lobo, Inc of Fremont, Ohio. The contract will support...

How I Used a Paint Can to Forge a Rugged Knife [Video]

2 hours 10 minutes ago - Pop Sci
http://cf.c.ooyala.com/tkOGxxbjq0HYlgswqgGa65QIVAIErOP6/Ut_HKthATH4eww8X... Please enable Javascript to watch this video Before bows and arrows, lan...

Behind The Scenes Of “The Whole Brilliant Enterprise”

3 hours 8 minutes ago - Pop Sci
The final graphic Office for Creative Research For the July issue of Popular Science, we—the Office for Creative Research—created a data visu...

The Whole Brilliant Enterprise: NASA’s First 50 Years In One Interactive Graphic

4 hours 56 minutes ago - Pop Sci
Ever since NASA established its history program in 1959, the agency has periodically compiled the world’s aeronautics advances into a single report...

The Fight Against Fake Birth Control

7 hours 28 minutes ago - Pop Sci
Pills with different components don't always look this different. Alexandra Ossola As a traditionally Catholic country, Peru has been slower than...

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Sports

Lions to table Suh contract talks till after season

Less than a minute ago - CBS Sports
Lions to table Suh contract talks till after season

Scott to Kobe, Lakers: Be ready to play defense

2 hours 1 minute ago - CBS Sports
Scott to Kobe, Lakers: Be ready to play defense

Giants goal: Eli completing 70 percent of throws

22 minutes ago - CBS Sports
Giants goal: Eli completing 70 percent of throws

Report: Wolves seeking Young if Love is traded

Less than a minute ago - CBS Sports
Report: Wolves seeking Young if Love is traded

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T.V.

Sons of Anarchy Books Lea Michele for Final Season Guest Spot

2 hours 38 minutes ago - TV Guide
Lea Michele is heading to Charming! The Glee star will appear in the sixth episode of Sons of Anarchy's final season, TVGuide.com has confirmed...

Freddie Prinze Jr. on Working with Kiefer Sutherland: "I Hated Every Moment of It"

2 hours 53 minutes ago - TV Guide
Freddie Prinze Jr. says he almost quit acting, thanks in part to Kiefer Sutherland. In an interview with ABC News, the former teen heartthrob said,...

Exclusive Covert Affairs Sneak Peek: Annie and Auggie Hash Out His Lady Problem

6 hours 27 minutes ago - TV Guide
Auggie Anderson's got 99 problems, but Annie ain't one.Covert Affairs postmortem: Christopher Gorham on Annie's betrayal and what's nextAfter their b...

Exclusive: Fringe's Blair Brown Heads to Orange Is the New Black

6 hours 23 minutes ago - TV Guide
Orange Is the New Black is adding to its ranks for Season 3! Fringe alum Blair Brown is slated to appear on the third season of the Netflix series...

True Blood Postmortem: Anna Camp Breaks Down Big Twist, Talks Sarah's Future

6 hours 20 minutes ago - TV Guide
[Warning: This story contains major spoilers from Sunday's episode of True Blood. Read at your own risk!] Bill and Eric may have a chance at surviv...

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Technology

HBO debuts gaming-addiction documentary tonight — watch the trailer

28 minutes ago - Venture Beat
Above: A shot from HBO's "Love Child."Image Credit: HBOIn September 2009, a South Korean couple left their baby at home to play games overnight at an...

Women founders lead 20% of funded tech startups at Y Combinator

2 minutes ago - Venture Beat
Image Credit: Flickr user Paul MillerSilicon Valley startup incubator Y Combinator has published the gender makeup of their founders. About one in fo...

GM is bringing wireless phone charging to some Cadillac cars

9 minutes ago - Engadget
General Motors may be going through a rough patch at the moment, but that's not stopping the company from setting its sights on the future. Today, the...

Fleet Unveils An App For Late Night Rides Between Silicon Valley And San Francisco

36 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 Newcomers to Silicon Valley are often shocked at how appallingly bad the transit options between San Francisco and the rest of the region can be. It...

Rising Share Prices Could Ignite A New Tech Acquisition Spree

24 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 In early 2014, a number of high-profile acquisitions were locked in at prices that many found confusing. The good times are probably coming back. Co...

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U.S.

Everyone Wins When Birth Control Is Free, Even Conservatives

28 minutes ago - US News
Dear conservatives: Contraception means fewer abortions and lower costs to taxpayers

Man Arrested for Kidnapping New Hampshire Teen

15 minutes ago - ABC News
Police have arrested a 34-year-old man with kidnapping Abigail Hernandez, the New Hampshire teen who vanished on her walk home from school nine months...

Watch: Lightning Storm Catches Beach Goers Off-Guard in Los Angeles

56 minutes ago - ABC News
Extreme storms strike across the U.S. from California to Massachusetts

NY Mayor: Brooklyn Bridge Security Breach a Worry

46 minutes ago - ABC News
NY mayor: Brooklyn Bridge security breach a worry; all bridges now have extra protection

Can Obama Disengage From Gaza, the Middle East or Europe?

1 hour 13 minutes ago - US News
Obama's moves to untangle the U.S. from global conflict has its repercussions

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World

Ross Burden, New Zealand celebrity chef, dies aged 45

2 hours 40 minutes ago - Guardian
Burden, who appeared on the BBC's MasterChef and Ready Steady Cook, was diagnosed with leukemia in July last year Continue reading

Martin Rowson on fracking cartoon

19 minutes ago - Guardian
Continue reading

Kerry, Israel and shuttle diplomacy

14 minutes ago - BBC
Kerry's diplomatic efforts draw fire from Israeli media

FSA inspects chicken abattoirs at request of health secretary

49 minutes ago - Guardian
Scunthorpe and Llangefni facilities at the heart of a Guardian investigation into levels of food contamination in British chickenTwo of the chicken ab...

Nick Matthew sees off James Willstrop in Commonwealth Games squash final

42 minutes ago - Guardian
Matthew prevails 11-9, 8-11, 11-5, 6-11, 11-5 Second Commonwealth gold in a row for older manThere were two rivals, alike in dignity, from old grudge...

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Live News

Reporters Invited to NASA Hurricane Airborne Mission Media Day at Wallops - NASA
Media are invited to learn about NASA's Hurricane and Severe Storm Sentinel (HS3) airborne mission from scientists and pilots and see the remotely-pil...

NASA’s Long-Lived Mars Opportunity Rover Sets Off-World Driving Record - NASA
NASA's Opportunity Mars rover, which landed on the Red Planet in 2004, now holds the off-Earth roving distance record after accruing 25 miles (40 kilo...

HBO debuts gaming-addiction documentary tonight — watch the trailer - Venture Beat
Above: A shot from HBO's "Love Child."Image Credit: HBOIn September 2009, a South Korean couple left their baby at home to play games overnight at an ...

Women founders lead 20% of funded tech startups at Y Combinator - Venture Beat
Image Credit: Flickr user Paul MillerSilicon Valley startup incubator Y Combinator has published the gender makeup of their founders. About one in fo...

Obamacare Becomes Scapegoat for All Healthcare's Ills, Facts Be Damned - Forbes
Who needs facts when you can rile up people with a loaded word like Obamacare?

Lions to table Suh contract talks till after season - CBS Sports
Lions to table Suh contract talks till after season