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Monday, August 29, 2016

U.S. tries to stop feuding allies from unraveling Syria strategy

2 minutes ago - Yahoo News
By Phil Stewart WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States scrambled on Monday to get its feuding allies, Turkey and Kurdish YPG militia, to focus their...

California lawmakers pass rape bill inspired by Stanford case

2 minutes ago - Yahoo News
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - California lawmakers, acting in response to nationwide outrage over the six-month jail term given to a former Stanford Univers...

Instagram Stories fights Snapchat by recommending users to follow

6 minutes ago - Engadget
Instagram Stories' feature updates are no longer quite in lockstep with Snapchat's. It's gradually rolling out an update to the Explore section that...

GS News - Final Fantasy XV Delay Explained; New Witcher 3 Patch Arriving!

10 minutes ago - Gamespot
Custom Xbox One controllers begin shipping out, and Hajime Tabata says Final Fantasy XV “still has a number of bugs.”

 

Baltimore hits 200 homicides with man's fatal stabbing...

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Baltimore hits 200 homicides with man's fatal stabbing...(Top headline, 2nd story, link)Related stories:August most violent month in Chicago in 20 yea...

August most violent month in Chicago in 20 years...

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August most violent month in Chicago in 20 years...(Top headline, 1st story, link)Related stories:Baltimore hits 200 homicides with man's fatal stabbi...

White House says it sees a path to approval of TPP...

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White House says it sees a path to approval of TPP...(Second column, 4th story, link)Related stories:Obama to bypass Senate, ratify 'climate' accord h...

FBI's porn sting put internet privacy in jeopardy...

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FBI's porn sting put internet privacy in jeopardy...(First column, 7th story, link)

 

Business

Apple Is Said to Owe Back Taxes to Irish Government

35 minutes ago - New York Times Business
The potential clawback, estimated to be hundreds of millions of dollars, may stoke tensions between American and European officials over tax policies

Ohana Festival, Wilderado, Spotify's IPO and the Digital Tip Jar

1 hour 1 minute ago - Forbes
In this installment we cover the waterfront: a new music festival, an up and coming band and Spotify’s latest challenges

Tesla Motors, Inc.'s Higher-Priced Autopilot to Test Pricing Power

1 hour 46 minutes ago - Fox Business
Tesla customers will likely have no problem paying 20% more for Autopilot. Here's why:

Why Allegheny Technologies, USG, and Craft Brew Alliance Jumped Today

58 minutes ago - Fox Business
These stocks helped lift the market today. Find out why

Mondelez abandons Hershey takeover bid

53 minutes ago - Financial Times
Chocolate maker’s shares tumble as suitor withdraws after failing to win support

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Fashion

Our Quest to Meet Beyoncé at the VMAs

2 hours ago - The Cut
As the Cut’s fashion market editor (Lindsay) and associate beauty editor (Ashley), we get invited to a lot of things, but this year’s Video Music...

After Being Diagnosed With Cancer, This Woman Traveled the World

1 hour 52 minutes ago - The Cut
Megan Sullivan had two near-death experiences (she fell from a rock in Yosemite and got hit by a car while riding her Vespa) and then received a cance...

Today in Absurd Things That People Pay Good Money for: Edible Sunscreen

2 hours 47 minutes ago - The Cut
Why on earth would you put sunscreen directly on your skin when you could take supplements in liquid or pill form and cross your fingers that their ac...

Wait, When Exactly Did Rob and Khloe Kardashian Make Up?

2 hours 33 minutes ago - The Cut
Hello, Dolls. Welcome to Keeping Up with the Kontinuity Errors where we break down each and every lie and inconsistency on the greatest soap opera of...

India’s Tourism Minister Tells Foreign Women Not to Wear Skirts When Visiting the Country

3 hours 26 minutes ago - The Cut
In a press conference on Sunday, India’s tourism minister, Mahesh Sharma, said foreign women should avoid wearing skirts and dresses when visiting t...

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Food

Miso Glazed Chicken Wings

4 hours 22 minutes ago - Simply Recipes
My biggest determination of the year is to not let chicken wings be a one-season dish. They are synonymous with football season, but once those 13 wee...

Frittata with Potatoes, Red Peppers, and Spinach

2 days ago - Simply Recipes
Have you ever made a frittata with potatoes before? I love to cut small fingerling potatoes into slices, and then sauté them with onions, red peppers...

Pasta Salad with Corn, Bacon, and Buttermilk Ranch Dressing

4 days ago - Simply Recipes
Here’s a great picnic salad for the end of summer—with pasta and corn. We don’t usually think of pairing the two, both being starches, but the c...

One-Pan Roasted Harissa Salmon with Vegetables

5 days ago - Simply Recipes
When I’m looking for a few oohs and ahs at the dinner table, but don’t want to fuss or wash a bunch of dishes, I turn to this simple roasted salmo...

How To Make Jam in the Microwave

A week ago - Simply Recipes
This one goes out to all of you who really want to make jam, but just lack the time, energy, counter space, or mental fortitude for a large canning...

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Games

GS News - Final Fantasy XV Delay Explained; New Witcher 3 Patch Arriving!

23 minutes ago - Gamespot
Custom Xbox One controllers begin shipping out, and Hajime Tabata says Final Fantasy XV “still has a number of bugs.”

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Passwords

53 minutes ago - Gamespot
Deus Ex: Mankind Divided is packed with rooms to unlock, laptops to hack, and safes to break into. While it's encouraged to search the environment for...

Pokemon Go Unbans Some Players, But Warns of Additional Future Bans

52 minutes ago - Gamespot
Pokemon Go developer Niantic has made their position on tracking apps very clear, shutting them down and even banning players who have used them. Now,...

No Man's Sky Refund Claims Prompt a New Notice on Its Steam Page

1 hour 8 minutes ago - Gamespot
No Man's Sky has proven--as expected--to be a divisive game for a number of reasons. There have been reports of refunds being available through Steam...

The Coolest Stuff We Saw at Heroes & Villains Fan Fest 2016

2 hours 21 minutes ago - Gamespot
Actors and Cosplay and Merchandise! Oh my!We got to attend this year's Heroes & Villains Fan Fest and it was packed with amazing stuff to see. There w...

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Health

Mosquitoes Can Infect Their Eggs With Zika

1 hour 15 minutes ago - MSNBC Health
The Aedes mosquitoes that spread Zika can infect their eggs with the virus, too, a new study finds

Ashley Graham Debuted ANOTHER New ‘Do at the 2016 VMAs

1 hour 37 minutes ago - Health
Photo: courtesy of BH Cosmetics Another day, another new look from Ashley Graham. Not only is she killing her Insta game per usual, and obviously dish...

Many Depressed Adults Not Getting Treatment: Study

3 hours 7 minutes ago - WebMD
Reasons range from dismissal of symptoms to shame or stigma

Two Existing Drugs Might Stop Zika Infections

5 hours 5 minutes ago - MSNBC Health
A drug already on the market to treat worm infections and another being tested against liver diseases may also help treat Zika virus infections

3 Drugs Identified to Potentially Fight Zika Virus

5 hours 7 minutes ago - WebMD
But only one is already approved in the United States

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Humor

Jokes You Didn't Know Were Indicators Of Mental Illness

16 hours 23 minutes ago - Cracked
By Nathan Williams Published: August 29th, 2016 

7 Films With Symbolism You Didn't Notice (And Can't Unsee)

16 hours 23 minutes ago - Cracked
By JM McNab Published: August 29th, 2016 

17 People You Forgot Were Famous (And What They're Up To)

16 hours 23 minutes ago - Cracked
By CRACKED Readers Published: August 29th, 2016 

The Only Film Genre That Gets You To Root For The Bad Guy

16 hours 23 minutes ago - Cracked
By After Hours,Carmen Angelica Published: August 29th, 2016 

Proof Positive That Nickelodeon Outright Hated Kids

16 hours 23 minutes ago - Cracked
By Chris Rio Published: August 29th, 2016 

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Movies

Watch: Another Weird Trailer for Wacky Horror 'The Greasy Strangler'

Less than a minute ago - First Showing
"Kiss my cheeks, cherry lips." FilmRise has released a second trailer for the wacky horror film The Greasy Strangler, which premiered at Sundance this...

First Trailer for James Franco's Steinbeck Adaptation 'In Dubious Battle'

Less than a minute ago - First Showing
"Now I have a chance to fight for something." AMBI Group has debuted the first official trailer for James Franco's adaptation of John Steinbeck's accl...

Grimm Final Season Details Revealed

1 hour 12 minutes ago - Coming Soon
NBC has today revealed the Grimm final season will begin January 6, 2017 After six seasons, NBC‘s Grimm is coming to an end. The network today an...

Legendary Actor / Comedian Gene Wilder Has Passed Away at Age 83

Less than a minute ago - First Showing
"Thanks for stopping by Earth for a while." -Olivia Wilde. Another legendary actor has passed away today. We're sad to report the death of the one-and...

Explore Ash vs Evil Dead Season Two with a New Featurette

3 hours 23 minutes ago - Coming Soon
Explore Ash vs Evil Dead season two in a new video featurette! STARZ has just released a new Ash vs Evil Dead season two featurette that explains wh...

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Music

Party & Destroy - EP - Party Favor

13 hours 48 minutes ago - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Party & Destroy - EP Party Favor Release Date: August 12, 2016 Total Songs: 6 Genre: Dance Price: $4.99 Copyright ℗ 2016 Mad Decent

I Was A VMAs Contest Winner (And I Also Work For MTV News)

1 hour 57 minutes ago - MTV News
Notes from inside Madison Square Garden, where Beyonce left no survivors

12 VMA Squads You Need To Sneak Your Way Into

2 hours 22 minutes ago - MTV News
See which of your faves ruled the squad world at the 2016 VMAs

Powerful In Pink

2 hours 59 minutes ago - MTV News
On a color, women pop stars, and the VMAs

Here Are All The Cameos From Nick Jonas’ Star-Studded VMA ‘Bacon’ Performance

2 hours 46 minutes ago - MTV News
Here's everyone who popped into Nick Jonas' diner-centric 'Bacon' performance at the 2016 MTV VMAs

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News

U.S. tries to stop feuding allies from unraveling Syria strategy

22 minutes ago - Yahoo News
By Phil Stewart WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States scrambled on Monday to get its feuding allies, Turkey and Kurdish YPG militia, to focus their...

California lawmakers pass rape bill inspired by Stanford case

16 minutes ago - Yahoo News
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - California lawmakers, acting in response to nationwide outrage over the six-month jail term given to a former Stanford Univers...

U.S. tries to stop feuding allies from unraveling Syria strategy

22 minutes ago - Reuters
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States scrambled on Monday to get its feuding allies, Turkey and Kurdish YPG militia, to focus their firepower on Is...

Boxing prodigy turning heads

52 minutes ago - Fox News

Russians Hacked Two U.S. State Election Systems

1 hour 18 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
Officials are concerned that the Russians are attempting to interfere in the U.S. election and sow doubt about the electoral process

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Politics

Baltimore hits 200 homicides with man's fatal stabbing...

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Baltimore hits 200 homicides with man's fatal stabbing...(Top headline, 2nd story, link)Related stories:August most violent month in Chicago in 20 yea...

August most violent month in Chicago in 20 years...

3 minutes ago - Drudge Report
August most violent month in Chicago in 20 years...(Top headline, 1st story, link)Related stories:Baltimore hits 200 homicides with man's fatal stabbi...

White House says it sees a path to approval of TPP...

3 minutes ago - Drudge Report
White House says it sees a path to approval of TPP...(Second column, 4th story, link)Related stories:Obama to bypass Senate, ratify 'climate' accord h...

FBI's porn sting put internet privacy in jeopardy...

3 minutes ago - Drudge Report
FBI's porn sting put internet privacy in jeopardy...(First column, 7th story, link)

Driverless taxi firm eyes operations in 10 cities...

3 minutes ago - Drudge Report
Driverless taxi firm eyes operations in 10 cities...(First column, 8th story, link)Related stories:Humans must not fear revolution

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Pop Culture

Pregnant Blac Chyna Poses Nude on the Cover of 'Paper' Magazine -- Just Like Kim Kardashian!

46 minutes ago - ETOnline
The mom-to-be tries to break the Internet

Bella Thorne Is Famous In Love In The New Teaser For Her Show From PLL Producer I. Marlene King!

36 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
Sad Pretty Little Liars is FINALLY coming to an end?! Well, cheer up PLL fans, because the showrunner isn't done with Freeform just yet! I. Marlene Ki...

Inside Rihanna & Drake's Incredibly Romantic VMAs After-Party!

27 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
We can't get enough of Drake and Rihanna's adorable romance! According to People Magazine, the duo brought all the feels to an after-party at Up & Dow...

Mariah Carey’s Blindfolded Surprise for Mario Lopez in Las Vegas

1 hour 16 minutes ago - Extra
Last night, “Extra’s” Mario Lopez was brought onstage by Mariah Carey at her Mariah #1 to Infinity show at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas! Me a...

Sarah Palin Trips While Rock-Running and Gashes Face (Warning: Graphic Images)

1 hour 14 minutes ago - Extra
Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin is on the mend after she “crashed & burned” while rock running. Facebook The politician shared photos of her bl...

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Science

NASA Spy Drone Catches Tropical Storm Turning Into A Hurricane

2 hours 1 minute ago - Pop Sci
Aviation NOAA Global Hawk as slick as Gaston NOAA drone sees hurricane…

Coming Soon To A Grocery Store Shelf Near You: Mealworm Oil

2 hours 24 minutes ago - Pop Sci
Health The latest in buggy food experiments Researchers are experimenting with the abundantly available insect for producing a margarine-lik...

Engineer Who Hasn't Seen Terminator Makes Robot Programmed To Hurt Humans

2 hours 42 minutes ago - Pop Sci
Gadgets You had ONE. JOB. Hey, remember all those tongue-in-cheek jokes we made about advances in robotics and how eventually they'll turn o...

NASA Holds Final Sample Return Robot Competition

3 hours 12 minutes ago - NASA
After five years of competition by more than 40 different teams from around the globe, NASA’s Sample Return Robot Challenge has reached its final st...

Canadian Designer Imagines Drones That Carry Shipping Containers

3 hours 15 minutes ago - Pop Sci
Aviation Crate news, everyone! shipping container drones…

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Sports

WATCH: This diving, scorpion goal is one of the craziest goals you'll see all year

45 minutes ago - CBS Sports
Eat your heart out, Messi and Ronaldo

2016 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: ADP review 5.0

36 minutes ago - CBS Sports
Injuries and preseason performances have obviously swayed the Average Draft Position data. Jamey Eisenberg makes sense of it all following a busy draf...

2016 Fantasy Football Strategy: Will Fuller headlines receivers on the move

29 minutes ago - CBS Sports
The Texans already have a stud wideout in DeAndre Hopkins, but could Will Fuller's preseason fuel his campaign for a strong rookie year?

Drew Brees 'wholeheartedly' disagrees with Colin Kaepernick's method of protest

7 minutes ago - ESPN
Drew Brees 'wholeheartedly' disagrees with Colin Kaepernick's method of protest

Eagles rookie flip flops on anthem protest (Yahoo Sports)

1 hour 15 minutes ago - Yahoo Sports
Rookie Myke Tavarres, who was undrafted out of Incarnate Word, shares Colin Kaepernick’s feelings but won't join his crusade

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T.V.

Here's What Your Favorite Stars Really Think About Pokemon Go

1 hour 45 minutes ago - TV Guide
We officially reached peak '90s nostalgia over the summer when the world became so obsessed with Pokemon Go that people literally started losing it in...

Grimm's Season 6 Will Be Its Last

1 hour 26 minutes ago - TV Guide
Nick Burkhardt (David Giuntoli) and his loyal Scooby have only one more season of hunting Wesen on Grimm. NBC announced on Monday that Season 6 will b...

Mega Buzz: Nashville Eyes a Trans Character for Season 5

1 hour 58 minutes ago - TV Guide
Nashville is set to shake things up in a major way in Season 5.We hear that the show is looking to cast a transgender character for its upcoming seaso...

Gene Wilder Dies at 83

3 hours 22 minutes ago - TV Guide
Legendary actor Gene Wilder died on Monday of complications from Alzheimer's disease at the age of 83. His nephew Jordan Walker-Pearlman confirmed Wil...

Pretty Little Liars Will End with Season 7

4 hours 19 minutes ago - TV Guide
Pretty Little Liars is coming to an end, officially. After teasing that this season would be the "end of PLL as we know it," creator I. Marlene King a...

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Technology

In a first, FAA allows PrecisionHawk to fly drones where pilots can’t see them

18 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 The Federal Aviation Administration has given permission to a drone tech startup called PrecisionHawk to fly its unmanned aerial vehicles beyond the...

Instagram Stories fights Snapchat by recommending users to follow

18 minutes ago - Engadget
Instagram Stories' feature updates are no longer quite in lockstep with Snapchat's. It's gradually rolling out an update to the Explore section that...

Updates to Apple hardware this year will focus on power users

47 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 Apple’s roadmap for the rest of the year (and perhaps a bit beyond that) appears to take aim at big spenders and power users. Expect updates to th...

Surface Pro 3 battery issues disappear in today's update

54 minutes ago - Engadget
The Surface Pro 3 has been plagued with a software problem that causes some tablets to quickly lose power once unplugged from a charger, but a firmwar...

Gene Wilder, Iconic Star of Willy Wonka, Is Dead at 83

1 hour 28 minutes ago - Wired
The star of many Mel Brooks comedies, and later a string of buddy movies with Richard Pryor, died of complications from Alzheimer's disease. The post...

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U.S.

Big 12 coaches preparing for some high-profile opening games

1 hour 30 minutes ago - US News
Big 12 coaches are preparing for some high-profile opening games, as the only Power Five conference with three top-15 opponents to start the season

Girl strikes gold by finding stolen Olympic medal in trash

1 hour 30 minutes ago - US News
An Olympic champion is thanking a 7-year-old Atlanta girl who found his gold medal in a pile of trash weeks after it got stolen

Mexico's top police chief out after execution allegations

1 hour 27 minutes ago - US News
Mexico's president has dismissed the chief of the federal police less than two weeks after the country's human rights commission released a scathing r...

Construction worker dies on 'Blade Runner' sequel set

1 hour 19 minutes ago - US News
A construction worker was killed on a set for the untitled sequel to "Blade Runner" in Budapest, Hungary

Senate hopeful won't say if OK with Trump having nuke codes

1 hour 6 minutes ago - US News
The Republican candidate for U.S. Senate in Indiana, Rep. Todd Young, won't say if he's comfortable with Donald Trump having the U.S. nuclear codes as...

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World

A look back at actor Gene Wilder's life

2 hours 6 minutes ago - BBC
The BBC's Nick Higham looks back at the career of actor Gene Wilder, who has died at the age of 83

Thousands of migrants rescued off Libya

1 hour 40 minutes ago - BBC
About 6,500 migrants rescued in large operation off the coast of Libya, Italian coast guard says

Apple facing record bill for Irish tax

3 hours 16 minutes ago - BBC
Apple could be ordered to pay billions of euros in back taxes in the Republic of Ireland under a European Union ruling expected on Tuesday

US rapper Rhymefest invites Donald Trump to Chicago

2 hours 50 minutes ago - BBC
US rapper and activist Che "Rhymefest" Smith invites Donald Trump to Chicago to counter the Republican presidential nominee's bleak picture of the cit...

Joe Hart: Man City keeper to have Torino medical before loan deal

2 hours 26 minutes ago - BBC
Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart leaves England training to take Torino medical with loan move to Italy edging closer

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Live News

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