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Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Bits Blog: With iOS 8, Apple Says Data Is Better Protected, Even From the Police

9 minutes ago - New York Times Business
The company says its latest software update makes it impossible for it to respond to government warrants asking for data on passcode protected devices... by By BRIAN X. CHEN

Fall TV Popularity Contest: Are You Joining Red Band Society? Did Laura Intrigue You?

12 minutes ago - TV Guide
Are you joining Red Band Society? Will you book time for The Mysteries of Laura? Now that both dramedies have premiered, we want to know if you thin... by TV Guide News

Feds officially kick off campaign to nail COPPA violators. Here’s why you should care

12 minutes ago - Venture Beat
The feds have officially kicked off their hotly anticipated crackdown on IT firms violating the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA). T... by Richard Byrne Reilly

Chagrined NFL teams bow to pressure on domestic abuse cases

14 minutes ago - Yahoo News
By Eric Kelsey and Mary Milliken (Reuters) - Another National Football League player was arrested on domestic violence allegations hours after two tea...

 

Jason Isbell cleans up at Americana Awards

7 minutes ago - US News
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Singer-songwriter Jason Isbell swept the major awards Wednesday night at the Americana Honors & Awards, creating another spe...

APNewsBreak: Border Patrol to test body cameras

7 minutes ago - US News
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The U.S. Border Patrol has purchased body cameras and will begin testing them this year at its training academy

Hong Kong Stocks Fail To Hold Onto Previous Gains

8 minutes ago - Fox Business
Hong Kong stocks pulled back on Thursday after a rebound a day earlier, as new reports said the previously tipped $81 billion stimulus from China's ce...

Bits Blog: With iOS 8, Apple Says Data Is Better Protected, Even From the Police

9 minutes ago - New York Times Business
The company says its latest software update makes it impossible for it to respond to government warrants asking for data on passcode protected devices... by By BRIAN X. CHEN

 

Business

Hong Kong Stocks Fail To Hold Onto Previous Gains

1 hour 17 minutes ago - Fox Business
Hong Kong stocks pulled back on Thursday after a rebound a day earlier, as new reports said the previously tipped $81 billion stimulus from China's ce...

Bits Blog: With iOS 8, Apple Says Data Is Better Protected, Even From the Police

24 minutes ago - New York Times Business
The company says its latest software update makes it impossible for it to respond to government warrants asking for data on passcode protected devices...

The Women's Advocacy Group That Won't Give Up Until Roger Goodell Resigns

1 hour 24 minutes ago - Forbes
National women's advocacy group plans to fly a banner during the Thursday night NFL game between the Buccaneers and Falcons that calls for NFL Commiss...

CVS: One In 12 Hepatitis C Patients Not Adhering To $1,000/Day Pill

1 hour 14 minutes ago - Forbes
Why would someone stop using a $30,000 bottle of medicine with few side effects and a 95% cure rate?

New Ad Campaign Aims To Keep Pot Newbies From Suffering Maureen Dowd's Fate

1 hour 12 minutes ago - Forbes
Back in June I wrote about possible reasons why New York Times columnist Maureen Dowd had a nightmarish experience with a marijuana-laced candy bar. S...

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Fashion

Milan Fashion Week Kicks Off With A Delicious Start

4 hours 37 minutes ago - The Cut
Milan Fashion Week began today, with many American editors arriving from red-eyes, going straight to their hotels and then on to a full day of shows,...

20 Ways to Dress for Work in Any Situation

5 hours 15 minutes ago - The Cut
You might have a picture in your mind of how you want to dress for work, but somehow, standing in front of your closet at 7 a.m., the thought of makin...

Prince Harry’s Birthday Party Had a Ski-Nightclub Theme

6 hours 4 minutes ago - The Cut
Royal fuzzball and official 30-year-old Prince Harry celebrated his third decade with a party that was described as "a ski-themed nightclub." There w...

Josh Groban Unleashes His Inner Romeo at Philharmonic Gala

5 hours 50 minutes ago - The Cut
Love was in the air last night at Lincoln Center as the New York Philharmonic opened their season with a gala concert entitled La Dolce Vita: The Musi...

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Food

Seared Tuna with Olive-Tapenade Vinaigrette and Arugula

23 hours 35 minutes ago - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

Classic Baked Chicken

Yesterday - Simply Recipes
If there is one recipe that every home cook should know, it’s this baked chicken recipe. All you need is chicken, olive oil, salt, and pepper (and m...

Greek Salad with Orzo and Black-Eyed Peas

Yesterday - epicurious
Recipe from Gourmet

Tomato-Prosciutto Grilled Cheese

2 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from SELF

Perfect Fish Tacos

3 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

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Games

Gran Turismo 6 gets its first original track in 1.12 update

1 hour 36 minutes ago - Joystiq
It's been 10 months since Gran Turismo 6 first hit retail shelves, but developer Polyphony Digital is still adding new content to the PlayStation 3 ra...

NBA 2K15 scans your face, thinks you're beautiful

2 hours 35 minutes ago - Joystiq
NBA 2K15 will feature the ability for players to scan their faces into the game and onto the bodies of digital athletes. 2K Sports revealed the featur...

Final Fantasy Type-0 HD Isn’t your Typical Final Fantasy Game

2 hours 36 minutes ago - Gamespot
Is this an action game? Or is it Final Fantasy? Peter Brown and Edmond Tran chat about their impressions of this previously Japan-only title

Tales of Zestiria puts the “Zest” Back Into Namco’s JRPG Series

2 hours 36 minutes ago - Gamespot
Genres, artists, and siblings all fuse together in Tales of Zestiria, the latest in Namco’s RPG series. Peter Brown and Edmond Tran share impression...

Zelda-inspired Blossom Tales looks to bloom on Steam

3 hours 6 minutes ago - Joystiq
Rex Rocket developer Castle Pixel recently launched a Kickstarter campaign for Blossom Tales, the studio's Zelda-like adventure game. The action-RPG i...

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Health

What to Know About the Plastic Beads in Your Toothpaste

3 hours 46 minutes ago - MSNBC Health
Dentists are noticing something strange in the mouths of their patients

Sex in the Sink: Gene-Swapping Bacteria Are Making New Superbugs

5 hours 42 minutes ago - MSNBC Health
Bacteria appear to be having the microbial equivalent of inter-species sex in hospital sinks, swapping genes that help them resist antibiotics

Are Migraines in Middle Age Tied to Raised Parkinson's Risk Later?

5 hours 16 minutes ago - WebMD
Study sees a connection, but actual risk is small; more study needed, researchers say

PTSD Link to Food Addiction Seen in Report

5 hours 16 minutes ago - WebMD
Study finds women with worst PTSD more likely to be addicted to food, but it's not clear if one causes the other

A Dad Hates Homework as Much as His Kid Does

6 hours 20 minutes ago - MSNBC Health
Homework is back, and it is bending backs, too. It is a heavy load for a kid to carry, and I am as unhappy about it as my 11-year-old son

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Humor

4 Types of Bullying We Are Shockingly OK With

15 hours 36 minutes ago - Cracked
By Soren Bowie Published: September 17th, 2014 

7 Famous Artists You Didn't Know Were Perverts (Pt. 2)

15 hours 36 minutes ago - Cracked
By Raoni Lacerda,Michael Hossey Published: September 17th, 2014  Pick any random artistic property, and we'll point you to a porn version of it. And...

5 B.S. Stories That Went Viral: Anti-Roofie Nail Polish

15 hours 36 minutes ago - Cracked
By David Christopher Bell Published: September 17th, 2014  Did you hear? They finally identified Jack the Ripper! At last, Scotland Yard can close t...

What Todays Celebrities Will Be Doing 20 Years From Now

15 hours 36 minutes ago - Cracked
By CRACKED Readers Published: September 17th, 2014  One of America's favorite pastimes is to predict what will happen to our favorite celebrities lo...

Comic for September 17, 2014

22 hours 36 minutes ago - Dilbert Daily Strips
Dilbert readers - Please visit Dilbert.com to read this feature. Due to changes with our feeds, we are now making this RSS feed a link to Dilbert.com

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Movies

Synopsis Revealed for Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Season Two, Episode Three

1 hour 40 minutes ago - Coming Soon
ABC and Marvel have a just released the official plot synopsis for the third season two episode of "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." Titled "Making Fr...

Dennis Haysbert Joins Both Dead Rising and Ted 2

3 hours 8 minutes ago - Coming Soon
Dennis Haysbert has lined up two major projects today as The Wrap reports that the "24" star has signed on for both the Crackle-produced video game ad...

Watch: Second Trailer for Jason Reitman's 'Men, Women & Children'

3 hours 13 minutes ago - First Showing
"I think if I disappeared tomorrow, the universe wouldn't really notice." Following a bleak and depressing teaser trailer last month, the full theatri...

The Trailer for Jason Reitman's Men, Women and Children

3 hours 24 minutes ago - Coming Soon
Paramount Pictures has debuted, via MTV, the trailer for Jason Reitman's new film, Men, Women & Children, starring Kaitlyn Dever, Rosemarie DeWitt, An...

Animated Miniseries Justice League: Gods and Monsters Chronicles Heads to Machinima in 2015

3 hours 58 minutes ago - Coming Soon
In the first programming collaboration since Warner Bros.’ investment in Machinima earlier this year, it was announced today that Machinima has gree...

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Music

‘Teen Mom 2′ Poll: Is Chelsea Overreacting About The Taylor-Aubree Selfie?

35 minutes ago - MTV News
Chelsea was unhappy about a Taylor-Aubree selfie on "Teen Mom 2" -- but did she overreact?

We’re All About Hilary Duff’s ‘All About You’ Video Teaser

27 minutes ago - MTV News
Hilary Duff launches a twirling, hip-shaking dance party in this teaser for the 'All About You' video. Watch it here!

Dr. Dre’s Oft-Delayed Album Is Now The Record Formerly Known As Detox

1 hour 17 minutes ago - MTV News
Dr. Dre scraps 'Detox' title for oft-delayed album

Iggy Azalea Is Suing An Ex-Boyfriend Over Leaked Songs

1 hour 3 minutes ago - MTV News
Iggy Azalea filed a lawsuit over songs allegedly leaked from her early, pre-"Fancy" days in the game

Justin Bieber Does The ‘Shmoney Dance’ Pull-Up: Watch!

1 hour 42 minutes ago - MTV News
Justin Bieber did the "shmoney dance" mid-pull-up, and here's video proof

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News

Chagrined NFL teams bow to pressure on domestic abuse cases

37 minutes ago - Yahoo News
By Eric Kelsey and Mary Milliken (Reuters) - Another National Football League player was arrested on domestic violence allegations hours after two tea...

Jason Isbell cleans up at Americana Awards

29 minutes ago - Yahoo News
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Singer-songwriter Jason Isbell swept the major awards Wednesday night at the Americana Honors & Awards, creating another spe...

APNewsBreak: Border Patrol to test body cameras

28 minutes ago - Yahoo News
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The U.S. Border Patrol purchased body cameras and will begin testing them this year at its training academy, two people briefed on...

Australia PM: ISIS Supporters Planned 'Demonstration Killing'

48 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
The "counter-terrorism" raids carried out Thursday were ordered over fears ISIS was urging "demonstration killings" in Australia, PM Tony Abbott said

Bachelorette Party Missing in Mexico After Odile Turn Up Safe

45 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
The bachelorette party of eight from Fresno, California, became stranded after Hurricane Odile slammed the Baja California peninsula over the weekend

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Politics

App Smart: Let the Phone Be Your Political Adviser

9 hours 8 minutes ago - New York Times Politics
Mobile apps offer news and opinion on politicians and issues, and even information straight from Congress and the White House

Obama Faulted in Terror Fight, New Poll Finds

5 hours 4 minutes ago - New York Times Politics
With Americans’ fears about a terrorist attack on the rise, a New York Times/CBS News poll finds the public is questioning President Obama’s strat...

Fed Signals No Hurry to Raise Interest Rates

4 hours 36 minutes ago - New York Times Politics
Downgrading its economic forecasts, the Federal Reserve continued to say it would hold rates near zero for a “considerable time.”

F.T.C. Wary of Mergers by Hospitals

3 hours 56 minutes ago - New York Times Politics
Hospitals often say acquisitions are necessary to coordinate care, but the Federal Trade Commission says consolidation could increase consumer costs

In Debut, Benghazi Panel Leaves Sparring to Others

3 hours 51 minutes ago - New York Times Politics
The special House committee on Benghazi got off to a quiet start in a hearing on Wednesday, but outside groups on the left and the right continued the...

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Pop Culture

Wow! Tourist Was Almost Robbed At Gunpoint - And His GoPro Got It All On Film!

31 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
Ah, this is terrifying! A tourist on a nice bike ride in Buenos Aires, Argentina, with his GoPro strapped to his helmet was stopped not for a complim...

Former SNL Star Nasim Pedrad Shares Her Flawless Impression Of Aziz Ansari!

1 hour 34 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
Nasim Pedrad is SRSLY a master of impressions. While on Conan, the wayward Saturday Night Live actress not only shared Kim Kardashian's reaction to he...

Melissa Rivers Delivers A Message Of 'Thanks' Following The Outpouring Of Support After Joan Rivers' Death!

2 hours 13 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
Melissa Rivers is feeling the love in this obviously emotional time. For the first time since Joan Rivers's funeral, Melissa has spoken out about the...

Adam Lambert Talks J.Lo Love and Guest Judging on 'Idol'

3 hours 6 minutes ago - ETOnline
Glamberts rejoice!

It's Thor VS Loki For REAL As Chris Hemsworth & Tom Hiddleston Take Roles In Competing Hank Williams Movies!

2 hours 35 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
Volcano and Dante's Peak. Armageddon and Deep Impact. Olympus Has Fallen and White House Down.  Every couple years it seems there are two movi...

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Science

Washington D.C. Is Littered With Phony Cell Towers

5 hours 20 minutes ago - Pop Sci
The White House Wikimedia Commons Continuing a sort of cross-country tour to detect phony cell towers, also known as interceptors or I...

White-Dominated Medical Studies Put U.S. Minorities At Risk

5 hours 46 minutes ago - Pop Sci
Glassware in a medical laboratory Rafi Letzter When medical research focuses on white people, things get missed, and people die. That's...

Lockheed Laser Brings Turrets Back To Airplanes

7 hours 36 minutes ago - Pop Sci
ABC Laser Turret In Test Flight Air Force Research Laboratory In World War II, mighty bombers came equipped with gun barrels, manned by...

Help Scientists By Marking Penguins In Pictures

8 hours 21 minutes ago - Pop Sci
Mark Those Birds! Zooniverse Penguin Watch Check out this latest citizen-science project. It's a site where you can look at photos gathe...

Hubble Helps Find Smallest Known Galaxy Containing a Supermassive Black Hole

11 hours 36 minutes ago - NASA
Astronomers using data from NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope and ground observation have found an unlikely object in an improbable place -- a monster b...

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T.V.

Fall TV Popularity Contest: Are You Joining Red Band Society? Did Laura Intrigue You?

36 minutes ago - TV Guide
Are you joining Red Band Society? Will you book time for The Mysteries of Laura? Now that both dramedies have premiered, we want to know if you thin...

Previously Unavailable Episodes of Mystery Science Theater 3000 Will Soon Be Streamable on Vimeo

2 hours 57 minutes ago - TV Guide
Is this a joke? Because it's pretty good. Mystery Science Theater 3000, known to cool kids and people who hate long titles as MST3K, has just landed...

Exclusive: NeNe Leakes to Return for Glee's Final Season

4 hours 5 minutes ago - TV Guide
Another familiar face will be returning to the halls of McKinley High for Glee's final season, and Sue (Jane Lynch) might not be so happy about it. Re...

Music Review: Dan Moretti and the Hammond Boys – ‘Live at Chan’s’

4 hours 58 minutes ago - Blog Critics
Rooted in a hybrid of jazz, blues, funk, and soul, the live recording from Dan Moretti and the Hammond Boys taped at Chan’s Jazz Club fashions a sig...

Another Comic Book Show? Fox Orders Pilot for DC Comics' Lucifer

5 hours 13 minutes ago - TV Guide
Is this Fox's backup plan in case Gotham fails? The network has given a put pilot commitment to DC Comics property Lucifer, reports Variety. Rea...

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Technology

Feds officially kick off campaign to nail COPPA violators. Here’s why you should care

24 minutes ago - Venture Beat
The feds have officially kicked off their hotly anticipated crackdown on IT firms violating the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA). T...

Tim Cook to Apple customers: Your privacy is top priority

53 minutes ago - Venture Beat
On the heels of an iCloud hacking scandal and the launch of Apple Pay, a new service highly dependent on security, Apple chief executive Tim Cook is t...

You'll be able to drive a car in 'Final Fantasy XV'

52 minutes ago - Engadget
Timed perfectly for this year's Tokyo Game Show, Square-Enix's unveiled a new teaser for its next (long in development) Final Fantasy. There's boyband...

Apple’s Tim Cook Does Some Security Straight Talking

1 hour 11 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 Today, Apple’s Tim Cook posted a letter announcing a new security page on the company’s website, publishing some fairly plain-language security...

Tim Cook makes Apple's policies on privacy and security clearer

1 hour 23 minutes ago - Engadget
Whatever you think of Apple's commitment to its user's security as of say... two weeks ago, CEO Tim Cook seems to be following up on his promise to br...

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U.S.

Jason Isbell cleans up at Americana Awards

30 minutes ago - US News
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Singer-songwriter Jason Isbell swept the major awards Wednesday night at the Americana Honors & Awards, creating another spe...

APNewsBreak: Border Patrol to test body cameras

29 minutes ago - US News
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The U.S. Border Patrol has purchased body cameras and will begin testing them this year at its training academy

APNewsBreak: Border Patrol to Test Body Cameras

34 minutes ago - ABC News
APNewsBreak: Border Patrol to test body cameras amid questions about agents' use of force

Pirates overwhelm Buchholz, Red Sox in 9-1 win

1 hour 14 minutes ago - US News
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Gregory Polanco, Neil Walker and Ike Davis all homered and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Boston Red Sox 9-1 on Wednesday night t...

46 years later, owner to get stolen Jaguar back

1 hour 50 minutes ago - US News
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Forty-six years ago Ivan Schneider, successful Manhattan lawyer, bought himself the Jaguar convertible that would feature in a mo...

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World

'Budget emergency' denied by 63 leading Australian economists

3 hours 32 minutes ago - Guardian
The economists argue the governments chief aim shouldnt be to generate a surplus but to generate employment Continue reading

Lisa Coleman executed by lethal injection after final appeal rejected

3 hours 20 minutes ago - Guardian
Coleman, 38, was put to death in Texas for her role in the starvation death and torture of her partner's nine-year-old son Continue reading

Andy Murray on Scottish independence vote: 'Let's do this!'

1 hour 34 minutes ago - Guardian
Wimbledon champion tweets apparent endorsement of yes vote in referendum, criticising negativity of the no side Continue reading

VIDEO: Middle class squeezed out of 'paradise'

1 hour 38 minutes ago - BBC
The pitfalls of living in one of America’s most desirable cities

Sony shares fall 12% on loss warning

1 hour 54 minutes ago - BBC
Sony shares fall by 12% at the start of trade in Tokyo, after it warned of bigger losses for the full year

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Live News

Jason Isbell cleans up at Americana Awards - US News
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Singer-songwriter Jason Isbell swept the major awards Wednesday night at the Americana Honors & Awards, creating another spe...

APNewsBreak: Border Patrol to test body cameras - US News
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The U.S. Border Patrol has purchased body cameras and will begin testing them this year at its training academy.

Hong Kong Stocks Fail To Hold Onto Previous Gains - Fox Business
Hong Kong stocks pulled back on Thursday after a rebound a day earlier, as new reports said the previously tipped $81 billion stimulus from China's ce...

Bits Blog: With iOS 8, Apple Says Data Is Better Protected, Even From the Police - New York Times Business
The company says its latest software update makes it impossible for it to respond to government warrants asking for data on passcode protected devices...

Wow! Tourist Was Almost Robbed At Gunpoint - And His GoPro Got It All On Film! - Perez Hilton
Ah, this is terrifying! A tourist on a nice bike ride in Buenos Aires, Argentina, with his GoPro strapped to his helmet was stopped not for a complim...