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Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Your McNuggets: Soon Without a Side of Antibiotics

Less than a minute ago - Wired
Fast food giant McDonald's volunteers to buy only chicken raised without routine antibiotic use, a move likely to shake up both the food industry and... by Maryn McKenna

Two-thirds of consumers say they’d like to shop using Oculus

Less than a minute 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... by Daniel Terdiman

SFO launches investigation into Bank of England liquidity auctions

1 minute ago - Guardian
It is unclear whether the Bank’s employees are suspected of involvement in any attempt to rig the auctions, used as emergency lending during the cre... by Heather Stewart

Revealed: Boris Johnson's duplicitous handling of London's garden bridge

1 minute ago - Guardian
The London mayor categorically denies public funds will be needed for the garden bridge, while pledging taxpayers’ money to prop it up behind closed... by Oliver Wainwright

 

Big Sean Grabs His First Number One Album With 'Dark Sky Paradise'

Less than a minute ago - Forbes
It’s a big week for hip-hop on the Billboard 200, with several big names making new appearances in the top ten by Hugh McIntyre

Majority of Americans Say Post-Recession Policies Have Not Helped The Middle-Class

Less than a minute ago - Forbes
While Americans report some improvement in their employment situation and household income since the recession, the majority says that it is large ins... by Anna Bahney

Your McNuggets: Soon Without a Side of Antibiotics

Less than a minute ago - Wired
Fast food giant McDonald's volunteers to buy only chicken raised without routine antibiotic use, a move likely to shake up both the food industry and... by Maryn McKenna

Two-thirds of consumers say they’d like to shop using Oculus

Less than a minute 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... by Daniel Terdiman

 

Business

Silver companies shares down at the close of trading

1 hour 38 minutes ago - Fox Business
Shares of some top silver companies were down at the close of trading: Hecla Mining Co. fell $.07 or 2.1 percent, to $3.27

Telecom companies shares down at the close of trading

1 hour 38 minutes ago - Fox Business
Shares of some top telecom companies were down at the close of trading: AT&T Inc. fell $.41 or 1.2 percent, to $34.00

Staffing companies shares down at the close of trading

1 hour 38 minutes ago - Fox Business
Shares of some top staffing companies were down at the close of trading: Kelly Services Inc. class A fell $.12 or .7 percent, to $17.88

Media companies shares mixed at the close of trading

1 hour 38 minutes ago - Fox Business
Shares of some top media companies were mixed at the close of trading: Comcast Corp. rose $.47 or .8 percent, to $60.43

Top 10 New York Stock Exchange-traded stocks posting largest percentage increases

1 hour 38 minutes ago - Fox Business
A look at the 10 biggest percentage gainers on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading: Wayfair Inc. rose 14.5 percent to $28.90

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Fashion

A Boss Who Used to Roll Her Eyes at Moms Repents

28 minutes ago - The Cut
Most people would probably agree that you don’t really know what it’s like to have kids until you have a few of your own. But lack of personal exp...

People Are Doing Yoga in the Snow and You Won’t Believe What They’re Calling It

45 minutes ago - The Cut
Courtney Rubin reports in the New York Times that organized groups of yoga types are doing their yoga thing outside in fields of snow. You won’t bel...

André Leon Talley Will Curate Another Oscar de la Renta Exhibit

2 hours 3 minutes ago - The Cut
"Oscar de la Renta: His Legendary World of Style" is still on view at the SCAD Museum in Savannah, but another exhibit on the designer is already in t...

How to Have Greasy Hair and Not Look Crazy

1 hour 47 minutes ago - The Cut
The wet-hair look was all over the spring 2015 runways. Sure, it looks good in the context of high fashion — but, we wondered, could we actuall...

Chantal's Fancy Stella McCartney Flatforms

1 hour 41 minutes ago - Fashionista
For clomping around town in a delightful way

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Food

Cauliflower Cake

19 hours 10 minutes ago - epicurious
Recipe from Epicurious

Caramelized-Honey Brûlée

Yesterday - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

Jerusalem Artichoke and Artichoke Heart Linguine

2 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Epicurious

Chilaquiles

3 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Gourmet

Beef Bourguignonne Pot Pie

4 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

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Games

Oculus: VR Motion Sickness a "Real Issue," But Not as Bad as We Thought

2 hours 38 minutes ago - Gamespot
Today at the Game Developers Conference, Oculus VR's John Carmack talked about the challenges and opportunities for virtual reality on mobile devices...

The Elder Scrolls: Total War Mod Lets You Live Out the RPGs' History

2 hours 11 minutes ago - Gamespot
The first version of The Elder Scrolls: Total War--an unofficial fan mod that brings the world of Bethesda's RPG series into Total War--has been relea...

Destiny Reaches 17 Million Users, Dev Talks Loot Caves

1 hour 19 minutes ago - Gamespot
Bungie's online shooter Destiny now has more than 17 million registered players, the developer announced today during a Game Developers Conference pre...

What really happens at GDC?

1 hour 11 minutes ago - Gamespot
Danny and Chris talk to Thomas Was Alone & Volume creator Mike Bithell, and Armin Ibrisagic of Goat Simulator fame about why they travel so far to att...

Metal Gear Online Trailer Commentary

57 minutes ago - Gamespot
Metal Gear Online returns as the multiplayer mode for the upcoming Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain

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Health

Two More Hospitals Report 'Superbugs' on Endoscopes

19 minutes ago - MSNBC Health
Two more hospitals - one in California and one in Connecticut - reported they'd found drug-resistant "superbugs" on a hard-to-clean type of medical eq...

Omega-3 Fatty Acids May Stem Further Damage After Heart Attack

1 hour 51 minutes ago - WebMD
Survivors who took large, daily dose of prescription-only capsules showed less decline in heart function

Decrease in Air Pollution Tied to Healthier Lungs in Children

1 hour 51 minutes ago - WebMD
Long-term Los Angeles-area study finds kids' lungs develop better with less smog

Common Drug for Irregular Heartbeat Tied to Worse Outcomes

1 hour 51 minutes ago - WebMD
But study group taking digoxin may have been sicker overall, cardiologist notes

Fit Body at 40 May Keep Brain Bright at 60

1 hour 51 minutes ago - WebMD
Tests show higher midlife fitness levels tied to greater brain volume, function decades later

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Humor

5 Mind-Boggling Methods People Are Using to Educate Children

16 hours 11 minutes ago - Cracked
By Hillery Alley Published: March 04th, 2015 

Popular Lyrics Re-Examined: The Homophobic Gay Rights Song

16 hours 11 minutes ago - Cracked
By Cody Johnston,Abe Epperson Published: March 04th, 2015 

5 Powerful Organizations That Started For Stupid Reasons

16 hours 11 minutes ago - Cracked
By K. R. Kelleher Published: March 04th, 2015 

6 Classic Movies That Are Famous For the Wrong Reasons

16 hours 11 minutes ago - Cracked
By Daniel Dockery Published: March 04th, 2015 

16 Celebrities Who Seemingly Morphed Into Different People

16 hours 11 minutes ago - Cracked
By CRACKED Readers Published: March 04th, 2015 

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Movies

Warner Bros. CEO Says DC Films are ‘Edgier’ Than Marvel

40 minutes ago - Coming Soon
"[DC Films] are steeped in realism," says Kevin Tsujihara The post Warner Bros. CEO Says DC Films are ‘Edgier’ Than Marvel appeared first on Comin...

The Story Continues on Two New Outlander Posters

1 hour 37 minutes ago - Coming Soon
The hit series returns to Starz April 4 at 9:00pm ET/PT The post The Story Continues on Two New Outlander Posters appeared first on ComingSoon.net

Regal and AMC Theatres Bring Back The Ultimate Marvel Marathon

1 hour 37 minutes ago - First Showing
With the Marvel cinematic universe again reaching a milestone adventure with The Avengers assembling for the sequel The Avengers: Age of Ultron, it's...

Photos from Episode 2 of iZombie Released

2 hours 7 minutes ago - Coming Soon
The series premieres March 17 on The CW The post Photos from Episode 2 of iZombie Released appeared first on ComingSoon.net

Luke Evans to Play Gaston in Disney's New 'Beauty and the Beast'

2 hours 11 minutes ago - First Showing
Even though Disney's new live-action Beauty and the Beast is still trying to lock down the male lead for the musical fairytale, that's not stopping pr...

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Music

Realness - RuPaul

11 hours 10 minutes ago - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Realness RuPaul Release Date: March 2, 2015 Total Songs: 15 Genre: Dance Price: $9.99 Copyright ℗ 2015 RuCo, Inc

Still the One: Live From Vegas - Shania Twain

14 hours 46 minutes ago - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Still the One: Live From Vegas Shania Twain Release Date: March 3, 2015 Total Songs: 19 Genre: Country Price: By Song Only Copyright ℗ 2015 Mercury...

The Rivers Between Us (feat. Connie Britton & Charles Esten) - Single - Nashville Cast

14 hours 46 minutes ago - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
The Rivers Between Us (feat. Connie Britton & Charles Esten) - Single Nashville Cast Release Date: March 3, 2015 Total Songs: 1 Genre: Country Price:...

If I'm Still Dreaming (feat. Sam Palladio, Clare Bowen & Jonathan Jackson) - Single - Nashville Cast

14 hours 46 minutes ago - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
If I'm Still Dreaming (feat. Sam Palladio, Clare Bowen & Jonathan Jackson) - Single Nashville Cast Release Date: March 3, 2015 Total Songs: 1 Genre: C...

Messiaen: Des canyons aux étoiles (Live) - London Philharmonic Orchestra & Christoph Eschenbach

14 hours 46 minutes ago - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Messiaen: Des canyons aux étoiles (Live) London Philharmonic Orchestra & Christoph Eschenbach Release Date: March 3, 2015 Total Songs: 12 Genre: Clas...

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Politics

Don't ask Dems about Hillary Clinton's emails

55 minutes ago - CNN Politics
Everyone in Washington is talking about Hillary Clinton's email controversy -- except Democrats in Congress

AP Threatens Legal Action Over Request for Hillary Information...

38 minutes ago - Drudge Report
AP Threatens Legal Action Over Request for Hillary Information...(Top headline, 5th story, link)Related stories:The NEW, NEW REPUBLIC: Hillary Not Rea...

US AMBASSADOR ATTACKED IN SKOREA...

38 minutes ago - Drudge Report
US AMBASSADOR ATTACKED IN SKOREA...(Second column, 1st story, link)

Halperin: 'I Fell Asleep Twice' During Clinton's Speech...

58 minutes ago - Drudge Report
Halperin: 'I Fell Asleep Twice' During Clinton's Speech...(Third column, 2nd story, link)Related stories:MAG: A Real Democratic Challenger for Hillary...

MAG: A Real Democratic Challenger for Hillary?

58 minutes ago - Drudge Report
MAG: A Real Democratic Challenger for Hillary?(Third column, 1st story, link)Related stories:Halperin: 'I Fell Asleep Twice' During Clinton's Speech...

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Pop Culture

Win It! A Breyers Gelato Indulgences Package

10 hours 11 minutes ago - Extra
Guests and celebrities at the 30th Annual Film Independent Spirit Awards had the opportunity to indulge in new Breyers Gelato Indulgences Chocolate Ca...

Sir Ben Kingsley Slips Inside Ryan Reynolds' Rock Solid Bod… In New Trailer For Their Movie Selfless!!

26 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
Imagine if there were a sci-fi/action/thriller out there starring both the hunky Ryan Reynolds and the amazing Sir Ben Kingsley... Oh wait, there is,...

The Future Is Here! Ikea Is Furnishing The World With Furniture That Can Wirelessly Charge Your Phone!

40 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
Hate getting off the couch to charge your smartphone? Wish it could just charge someway else that doesn't involve a lot of plugging and unplugging? We...

'Scandal' Exclusive! Mellie Goes Off on Fitz over VP Candidate

3 hours 11 minutes ago - Extra
We’ve got an exclusive look at this week’s “Scandal”! Watch Video In the episode titled “The Lawn Chair,” Mellie gets in Fitz’s fac...

Homer Simpson Knows His Physics… And The FUTURE! He Knew About The Higgs Boson Years Before Everyone Else!

1 hour 11 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
No d'oh's this time! Homer Simpson is known for his bumbling ways on The Simpsons but a revelation from an episode FOURTEEN YEARS AGO proves that Home...

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Science

United Kingdom Wants A Big Laser Gun

1 hour 23 minutes ago - Pop Sci
The United Kingdom is building a laser gun. Technically, the Ministry of Defence is looking for a contractor to build a “laser directed energy weapo...

NASA Television to Air Major SLS Booster Test Firing Events, Media Invited

8 hours 11 minutes ago - NASA
The largest, most powerful booster ever built for NASA's new rocket, the Space Launch System (SLS), will fire up for a ground test at 11:30 a.m. EDT (...

Video Game Trains Eyes To Work Better Together

2 hours 11 minutes ago - Pop Sci
Physicians and video game developers have teamed up to help treat a common ocular condition

Control Your Smartphone With Stickers On Your Skin

3 hours 11 minutes ago - Pop Sci
Fumbling for a cell phone that rang during a meeting can be pretty embarrassing, and tapping out an email on a smartwatch is always a frustrating expe...

Smart Necklace Analyzes What Goes Down Your Throat

4 hours 11 minutes ago - Pop Sci
You’ve said it. I’ve said it. “I’ll just have one more bite.” Then, half a cheesecake later, we were both liars. A new smart necklace aims...

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Sports

Peterson says meeting with Vikings went well

17 minutes ago - ESPN
Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer and general manager Rick Spielman spent more than four hours at Adrian Peterson's home outside Houston on Wednesday aft...

With Peterson's status in question, Vikings pay a visit (Yahoo Sports)

1 hour 20 minutes ago - Yahoo Sports
The Minnesota Vikings have made their in-person pitch to Adrian Peterson

Tyson: Mayweather can't sit back vs. Pacquiao

3 hours 21 minutes ago - CBS Sports
Tyson: Mayweather can't sit back vs. Pacquiao

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T.V.

VIDEO: Watch the Avengers Clean Up Iron Man's Mess in the New Age of Ultron Trailer

1 hour 23 minutes ago - TV Guide
Tony Stark is well known for creating some pretty nifty things: missile-defense programs, a high-tech lab, and suits of armor that can fly. But one of...

HBO's Standalone Streaming Service: When Will It Launch and How Much Will It Cost?

1 hour 17 minutes ago - TV Guide
Good news, Game of Thrones fans without an HBO subscription! You might soon be able to watch the fantasy drama series without peeking into your neighb...

Mellie for President? Scandal's Bellamy Young Says "This Is Her Vermont"

3 hours 38 minutes ago - TV Guide
Five months ago, Scandal's Mellie was Smelly Mellie -- inconsolably grieving her son, living in robes and Uggs, subsiding on fried chicken and vodka,...

Watch Lisa Rinna and Kim Richards' Violent Blowout on Real Housewives

8 hours ago - TV Guide
For anyone who's ever wanted to see Billie from Days of Our Lives try to strangle the little girl from Escape to Witch Mountain, Tuesday's Real Housew...

The Latest Accusations Against Bill Cosby Are Extremely Bizarre and Disturbing

7 hours 50 minutes ago - TV Guide
One of the Jane Does from the 2005 lawsuit against Bill Cosby has come forward and shared her story with BuzzFeed.In the revealing interview, Patricia...

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Technology

Udacity Kicks Off Enrolment For Its Swift-Focused iOS Developer ‘Nanodegree’

18 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 If you’re looking for a way to gain the skills necessary to get a gig developing for iPhone and iPad, but unwilling to commit to a full-time colle...

Appcelerator Slashes 30% Of Staff As It Pivots Away From Enterprise Sales

14 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 App development platform maker Appcelerator is looking to change the way it does business. Unfortunately for many employees at the company, that mea...

Designing Animation For Mobile

10 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 It’s easy to forget that it was only eight years ago that the first iPhone introduced the world to the idea that you could actually touch software...

YotaPhone 2 will come to the US via Indiegogo

21 minutes ago - Engadget
The second generation of YotaPhone's dual-display smartphone is finally coming to the US, but not in the way you may expect. In an interview with Phon...

Epic Games’ new ‘A Boy and His Kite’ tech demo points to blue skies for the game industry

2 hours 33 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...

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U.S.

Pharrell tells jury he didn't copy Marvin Gaye in hit song

15 minutes ago - US News
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Grammy-winning singer Pharrell Williams says he wasn't trying to copy the late Marvin Gaye's music for the hit song "Blurred Line...

Bruce Willis to star on Broadway in play of King's 'Misery'

1 hour 6 minutes ago - US News
NEW YORK (AP) — Bruce Willis will make his Broadway debut this fall in a tale of torture and suspense — a stage adaptation of Stephen King's novel...

Proposed Christie-Exxon Mobil contamination deal criticized

1 hour 3 minutes ago - US News
ELIZABETH, N.J. (AP) — Democratic lawmakers and environmentalists are criticizing a proposed legal settlement between Republican New Jersey Gov. Chr...

Online retailer Etsy files for IPO valued at up to $100M

1 hour ago - US News
NEW YORK (AP) — Online retailer Etsy is filing for an initial public offering of stock valued at up to $100 million

January's Misery Index at Lowest Level Since 1959

58 minutes ago - US News
The index, while far from perfect, suggests America's financial woes from the Great Recession are in the rearview mirror

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World

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Revealed: Boris Johnson's duplicitous handling of London's garden bridge

23 minutes ago - Guardian
The London mayor categorically denies public funds will be needed for the garden bridge, while pledging taxpayers’ money to prop it up behind closed...

Godfathers of Chilean right charged with tax fraud, bribery and money laundering

21 minutes ago - Guardian
Political heirs of dictator Augusto Pinochet accused of running ‘a machine to defraud the state’ using more than 1,000 fake documentsChile’s top...

VIDEO: The 'Alcatraz of Indonesia'.

8 minutes ago - BBC
The BBC looks at the prison, which has been called 'the Alcatraz of Indonesia' - where two Australians, expected to face execution this week, have bee...

Guy Sebastian selected to represent Australia at Eurovision

49 minutes ago - Guardian
Former Australian Idol winner chosen to be Australia’s first official Eurovision entrant and will automatically qualify for the finals in ViennaGuy...

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Live News

Big Sean Grabs His First Number One Album With 'Dark Sky Paradise' - Forbes
It’s a big week for hip-hop on the Billboard 200, with several big names making new appearances in the top ten.

No, Everything Cool Isn't a Disruptive Innovation - Forbes
Q: What is disruptive innovation?

Majority of Americans Say Post-Recession Policies Have Not Helped The Middle-Class - Forbes
While Americans report some improvement in their employment situation and household income since the recession, the majority says that it is large ins...

Get Ready To Cut The Cord: HBO Online-Only Streaming Service Coming Next Month - Forbes
The service is expected to cost $15 per month.

Your McNuggets: Soon Without a Side of Antibiotics - Wired
Fast food giant McDonald's volunteers to buy only chicken raised without routine antibiotic use, a move likely to shake up both the food industry and ...