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Saturday, November 1, 2014

Australia confident of Antarctic marine reserve in 2015

16 minutes ago - Yahoo News
Australia said on Saturday it was confident its plans for a marine reserve to protect biodiversity in East Antarctica would succeed next year, after i...

Canada's new human rights museum shares oral histories

16 minutes ago - Yahoo News
A new museum in Canada's western prairies has amassed a unique collection of personal stories from genocide survivors, human rights defenders and othe...

3 Girls Killed in Hit-and-Run While Trick-or-Treating

27 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
Three teenage girls trick-or-treating in Halloween costumes were killed by a hit-and-run driver at a Southern California intersection Friday night

China says not begun legal process for disgraced security chief

27 minutes ago - Reuters
BEIJING (Reuters) - China has not started legal proceedings against former domestic security chief Zhou Yongkang, the highest-profile figure to be cau...

 

Cops: 3 trick-or-treaters killed by car

7 minutes ago - CNN Top Stories
A speeding car struck and killed three girls, including twins, who were trick-or-treating in Santa Ana, California, authorities said

Australia confident of Antarctic marine reserve in 2015

16 minutes ago - Yahoo News
Australia said on Saturday it was confident its plans for a marine reserve to protect biodiversity in East Antarctica would succeed next year, after i...

Canada's new human rights museum shares oral histories

16 minutes ago - Yahoo News
A new museum in Canada's western prairies has amassed a unique collection of personal stories from genocide survivors, human rights defenders and othe...

Manchester Uniteds Ángel di María puts City friendship to one side

17 minutes ago - Guardian
Five Argentinians could start Sundays derby Di María vows to defend pride of your colours Continue reading by Press Association

 

Business

The Next Step for May Grads: Choosing Student Loan Repayment Plans

1 hour 20 minutes ago - Forbes
Time's up. The six-month period after graduation where you don't have to make student loan payments could in November for most federal student loan bo...

Herbalife agrees to settle federal class-action lawsuit filed by ex-salesman

Yesterday - Fox Business
Herbalife says it has agreed to settle a lawsuit that claimed the company's business structure and marketing practices violated federal and state laws...

Kansas tax collections $23M short for October as governor's tight re-election races nears end

Yesterday - Fox Business
Kansas reported Friday that its October tax collections fell short of expectations, potentially complicating conservative Republican Gov. Sam Brownbac...

State judge: Bill aimed at killing lawsuit against oil industry is unconstitutional

Yesterday - Fox Business
The Louisiana Legislature's attempt to retroactively kill a flood board's lawsuit against the oil industry over damage to the state's coast is unconst...

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Fashion

Brooklyn Beckham Looks Effortless in 'T,' Lou Doillon's Pro Tips for Being a French Girl

Yesterday - Fashionista
And Sephora is putting down roots in India

Eliza's SPF For Happy Skin

Yesterday - Fashionista
Protect that skin, people

Lorde Says Fame Is Not Unlike Getting Pear-Bombed

Yesterday - The Cut
Brunette mane of lyrical wonder Lorde thinks that the prickly side of fame is similar to a random incident of pear-spearing from a high-school quad. I...

Madonna Partied With Aretha Franklin Last Night

Yesterday - The Cut
Last night marked the start of acceptably timed Halloween parties, and, predictably, costume enthusiasts were out in full force. In L.A., Katy Perry a...

Hood by Air Stages Part III of Its Fashion Month Takeover at MoMA

Yesterday - Fashionista
After showing its spring 2015 collection at both New York and Paris fashion weeks, Hood by Air returned to New York to stage multimedia performance an...

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Food

Sweet Potato Bread with Caramel and Aleppo-Spiced Pecans

2 hours 26 minutes ago - epicurious
Recipe from Epicurious

Baked Eggs with Merguez Sausage, Tomatoes, and Smoky Paprika

Yesterday - epicurious
Recipe from Epicurious

Maple Syrup Roasted Delicata Squash and Brussels Sprouts

2 days ago - Simply Recipes
About a month before Thanksgiving, my parents and I start planning our holiday meals. To keep from going completely crazy we divide and conquer the co...

Coriander Chicken Thighs with Miso-Glazed Root Vegetables

2 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Epicurious

Green Beans with Shallots, Hazelnuts, and Tarragon

3 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Epicurious

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Games

WRUP: All Hallow's Firmware Hiccups

Yesterday - Joystiq
Why look! The ol' PlayStation 4 is blinking its orange light really fast. It must be a Halloween miracle! No wait, now it's ejecting the disc and powe...

Evolve Alpha Hunter Match with Trapper and Medic

Yesterday - Gamespot
Chris and Mary track a hideous beast and show off strategies for how to succeed as trapper and medic

Evolve Alpha Goliath Match and Guide

Yesterday - Gamespot
Mary hangs out with Chris as he has a quick match as the Goliath to try and stomp some hunters. Let's see how it goes

PS4 sales up to 13.5 million consoles

Yesterday - Joystiq
Sony reported 309.5 billion yen in sales ($2.77 billion) for its Game and Network Services division for the second quarter, ending September 30. It re...

Super Joystiq Podcast 119: Sunset Overdrive, Tie Fighter, The Master Chief Collection

Yesterday - Joystiq
This week's Super Joystiq Podcast thinks energy drinks are worth the risk of zombification. Do you like 5-star games? Hope so, because we are talking...

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Health

Is Tau the 'How' Behind Alzheimer's?

Yesterday - WebMD
When this protein malfunctions, brain cells die, say researchers working with mice

The Great Thing You Can Do With Leftover Halloween Candy

Yesterday - Health
Photo: Getty Images Whether you overestimated the number of trick-or-treaters who’d show up or your kid did really well in your neighborhood, one th...

Is Tau the ‘How’ Behind Alzheimer’s?

Yesterday - Health
By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, Oct. 31, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Malfunction of a key brain protein called tau is the likely culprit be...

5 Biggest Salad Mistakes You’re Making

Yesterday - Health
Getty Images I eat some type of salad nearly every day. It’s a go-to staple I really look forward to, and I love mixing it up. Some days I toss gree...

Is Renewing Your Vows a Good Idea?

Yesterday - Health
Photo: Getty Images Crazy in love. Drunk in love. Or maybe just plain in love with love: Jay Z and Beyoncé recently renewed their wedding vows in Par...

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Humor

Comic for November 1, 2014

1 hour 27 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

What You'd Actually Do with a Real Mech Suit

Yesterday - Cracked
By CRACKED Staff Published: October 31st, 2014 

What It's Like to Survive a Point-Blank Blast from a Shotgun

Yesterday - Cracked
By Robert Evans,Ryan Jarcy Published: October 31st, 2014  According to Hollywood, the leg is pretty much the best place to get shot. Does the protag...

Why They'll Never Stop Making Zombie Movies

Yesterday - Cracked
By Daniel O'Brien,Abe Epperson Published: October 31st, 2014 

21 Casting Ideas That Would Have Changed Movie History

Yesterday - Cracked
By CRACKED Readers Published: October 31st, 2014  There's no denying that each one of us secretly wishes we worked as a casting agent in Hollywood...

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Movies

200 Cosplay Photos from Stan Lee's Comikaze Expo 2014!

1 hour 52 minutes ago - Coming Soon
ComingSoon.net and SuperHeroHype are attending Stan Lee's Comikaze Expo 2014, which is taking place Friday, October 31st through Sunday, November 2nd...

TNT Greenlights High-Octane Drama Agent X

Yesterday - Coming Soon
TNT has given a greenlight to "Agent X," a spirited action-drama starring Jeff Hephner (Interstellar, "Chicago Fire") and Oscar nominee and Emmy and G...

Channing Tatum Attached to 'Gambit' Spin-Off from 'RoboCop' Writer

Yesterday - First Showing
Earlier this year, X-Men franchise producer Lauren Shuler Donner was talking about landing Channing Tatum to play the Cajun, kinetically charged mutan...

Who Will Play Henry in Pirates of the Caribbean 5?

Yesterday - Coming Soon
We know that Walt Disney Pictures is eyeing a release date of July 7, 2017 for Pirates of the Caribbean 5, that filming will start in Queensland, Aust...

Julian Maury and Alexandre Bustillo to Take on Leatherface

Yesterday - Coming Soon
Leatherface, the next installment in the Texas Chainsaw Massacre legacy, has reportedly found its directors. Julian Maury and Alexandre Bustillo (Ins...

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Music

Channing Tatum’s ‘X-Men’ Character Gambit Is Officially Getting A Spinoff Film

Yesterday - MTV News
Channing Tatum's "X-Men" character is officially getting a spinoff

The Commodores Greatest Hits - The Commodores

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
The Commodores Greatest Hits The Commodores Release Date: October 28, 2014 Total Songs: 9 Genre: R&B/Soul Price: $3.99 Copyright ℗ 2014 Lionfish Mus...

This Video Perfectly Captures What You’re Really Saying To Your Ex During A Break-Up—Watch

Yesterday - MTV News
Here's what we're really saying during breakups—no matter how we try to play it off

Why Is Chelsea Handler Boycotting Instagram?

Yesterday - MTV News
Chelsea Handler boycotts Instagram after the social media service removes her topless photo

Kim Kardashian Is Slaying Halloween In Her Perfect Anna Wintour Kostume

Yesterday - MTV News
Kim Kardashian slayed Halloween with for separate costumes—they're all must-sees honestly

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News

Cops: 3 trick-or-treaters killed by car

26 minutes ago - CNN Top Stories
A speeding car struck and killed three girls, including twins, who were trick-or-treating in Santa Ana, California, authorities said

Australia confident of Antarctic marine reserve in 2015

34 minutes ago - Yahoo News
Australia said on Saturday it was confident its plans for a marine reserve to protect biodiversity in East Antarctica would succeed next year, after i...

Canada's new human rights museum shares oral histories

27 minutes ago - Yahoo News
A new museum in Canada's western prairies has amassed a unique collection of personal stories from genocide survivors, human rights defenders and othe...

3 Girls Killed in Hit-and-Run While Trick-or-Treating

47 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
Three teenage girls trick-or-treating in Halloween costumes were killed by a hit-and-run driver at a Southern California intersection Friday night

China says not begun legal process for disgraced security chief

49 minutes ago - Reuters
BEIJING (Reuters) - China has not started legal proceedings against former domestic security chief Zhou Yongkang, the highest-profile figure to be cau...

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Politics

Cuomo, Backed by Working Families Party, May Chip Away at Its Clout at the Polls

Yesterday - New York Times Politics
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo wants to win as many votes as possible in the election on Tuesday, but some liberals suspect he also wants to weaken a political...

Schumer Hits the Trail for a Goal in Albany: A Democratic New York Senate

Yesterday - New York Times Politics
Over the last few weeks, Senator Charles E. Schumer has endorsed in person five Democrats in races from the Hudson Valley to Buffalo

What Is on the Line in the Midterm Elections

Yesterday - New York Times Politics
Republicans are seeking to gain control of the Senate, but some of the most compelling races have been for governor

G.O.P. Ads Chase Voters at Home and on the Go

Yesterday - New York Times Politics
After lagging behind Democrats technologically in previous campaigns, the G.O.P. has begun using sophisticated techniques to target voters

A Kennedy’s Campaign Is Sharply Questioned on Finances

Yesterday - New York Times Politics
Ted Kennedy Jr.'s Republican opponent in a Connecticut Senate district, Bruce Wilson Jr., has complained about $207,000 spent on the race by the state...

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Pop Culture

Robert Downey, Jr. Looks Great — Even At The DMV!

2 hours 24 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
Damn! RDJ sure knows how to DMV. The Department of Motor Vehicles is notoriously known as one of the worst places in the world --- yet Robert Downey,...

30 Years Later, ‘CHiPs’ Cast Reunites

Yesterday - ETOnline
It’s been more than 30 years since Ponch and Jon rode off into the sunset on the hit buddy cop show CHiPs. The cast sat down together for the first...

What Really Happened While Making ‘Honey Boo Boo’

Yesterday - ETOnline
In ET’s exclusive interview, Anna Marie Cardwell -- aka "Chickadee" -- opens up about the reality of making TLC’s hit show Here Comes Honey Boo Bo...

Amanda Bynes Out of Psychiatric Facility, Back to Tweeting Bizarre Messages

Yesterday - ETOnline
Just three days after a judge ruled that Amanda Bynes spend at least another 30 days in a psychiatric facility, the What I Like About You star was sp...

Snooki Opens Up About Her New Baby, Upcoming Wedding and Not Having Sex

Yesterday - ETOnline
Life has changed dramatically for Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi since she became famous as the hard-partying breakout star of MTV's reality show Jersey Shor...

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Science

Statement from NASA Administrator on Virgin Galactic SpaceShipTwo Mishap

Yesterday - NASA
“On behalf of the entire NASA family, I offer our deepest condolences to the family and loved ones of the pilot lost in today’s accident involving...

The Week In Drones: Saving Lives, Spooking Nukes, And More

Yesterday - Pop Sci
Nuclear Reactor Belleville France Panelfestoon, via Wikimedia Commons Here's a roundup of the week's top drone news: the military, comme...

Halloween Zombie Outbreak At Popular Science Office

Yesterday - Pop Sci
http://cf.c.ooyala.com/k4b3VmcTrKCejzSink3dQ4qccNgMs0IO/MGngRNnbuHoiqTJH... Please enable Javascript to watch this video One of the inev...

Virtual Hearts, Fanged Deer And Other Amazing Images Of The Week

Yesterday - Pop Sci
Fanged Deer These toothy deer haven't been seen in 60 years, until this October--just in time for Halloween! Kashmir musk deer may be remini...

Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo Just Crashed During A Mojave Test Flight

Yesterday - Pop Sci
SpaceShipTwo Virgin Galactic There’s a shadow looming over the private spaceflight industry this week. Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo...

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Sports

Thomas, Morris lead pesky Suns past Spurs 94-89 (Yahoo Sports)

1 hour 24 minutes ago - Yahoo Sports
PHOENIX (AP) -- Isaiah Thomas scored 10 of his 23 points in the fourth quarter, rallying Phoenix with a relentless series of driving layups, and the S...

Griffin scores 39 as Clippers work past Lakers

Less than a minute ago - CBS Sports
LOS ANGELES (AP) Blake Griffin scored 39 points and went 11 for 12 from the free throw line, powering the Los Angeles Clippers to a gritty 118-111 vi...

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T.V.

NBC Freshman Comedies Bad Judge and A to Z to End

Yesterday - TV Guide
The Day of the Dead brought grim news for two NBC comedies. The network has canceled the Kate Walsh-led Bad Judge and the... Read More > Other Link...

Dancing's Derek Hough: I'm Making the Routines Harder

Yesterday - TV Guide
Hey everyone, Happy Halloween! Thanks for your votes! How'd you like Team Itsy Bitsy? We had so much fun doing that. The team dances are always fun...

Starz' Magic City Being Resurrected as a Movie with Bruce Willis, Bill Murray

Yesterday - TV Guide
Don't bet against Magic City just yet. The Starz period casino drama, which was canceled last year after two seasons, is being resurrected as a featur...

Amanda Bynes Released from Psychiatric Hospital, Blasts Family on Twitter

Yesterday - TV Guide
Amanda Bynes was released from a psychiatric hospital Thursday and wasted no time getting back to one of her favorite hobbies: Twitter. The actress, 2...

Exclusive Simpsons Sneak Peek: Jane Fonda Prepares to Battle Mr. Burns

Yesterday - TV Guide
In Springfield, it takes guts to go up against the rich and powerful Mr. Burns. But Jane Fonda is prepared to do just that on The Simpsons. The two-t...

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Technology

AT&T and Verizon are upping bandwidth on select data plans

Yesterday - Engadget
These days we could all use a little more mobile bandwidth, and the folks at AT&T and Verizon are giving us some. Let's break it down, shall we? If yo...

How Zappos CEO’s obsession with raving helped him create a billion-dollar company

Yesterday - Venture Beat
Above: Zappos founder Tony HsiehImage Credit: Robert Scoble/Flickr On the way to his very first rave ever, Tony Hsieh, 26 years old and not yet the CE...

No Automation, One Shot at Landing: It’s Really Hard to Fly SpaceShipTwo

Yesterday - Wired
Friday morning, Virgin Galactic’s spaceship, meant to eventually take wealthy passengers on brief rides into space, crashed during a test flight ove...

Engadget Expand is all about you. And us. But really, you.

Yesterday - Engadget
Engadget Expand is our annual event that's all about you -- our fans. It's not your typical tech conference that's priced for people fortunate to have...

Changing The Rules Of E-Commerce

Yesterday - Techcrunch
 In late summer, Mayfield and CRV co-hosted a dinner for entrepreneurs at e-commerce 2.0 companies, including Brit& Co, Dolls Kill, Dropship, Indiego...

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U.S.

Griffin scores 39, Clippers beat Lakers 118-111

51 minutes ago - US News
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Blake Griffin scored 39 points and went 11 for 12 from the free throw line, powering the Los Angeles Clippers to a gritty 118-111...

'We Just Had a Hunch': US Marshals Nab Eric Frein

1 hour 32 minutes ago - ABC News
'We just had a hunch': US marshals recount capture of ambush suspect Eric Frein

James leads Cavaliers past Bulls, 114-108 in OT

1 hour 56 minutes ago - US News
CHICAGO (AP) — LeBron James simply wanted to shrug off a poor debut with his new, old team

Mexico police questioned in killing of 3 Americans

Yesterday - US News
MATAMOROS, Mexico (AP) — Authorities were investigating on Friday a possible police connection to the killing of three U.S. citizens visiting their...

Today in History

2 hours 26 minutes ago - ABC News
Today in History

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World

Manchester Uniteds Ángel di María puts City friendship to one side

Yesterday - Guardian
Five Argentinians could start Sundays derby Di María vows to defend pride of your colours Continue reading

Canadian Mountie killer jailed for five life sentences

2 hours 2 minutes ago - Guardian
Justin Bourque, 24, who shot dead three RCMP officers, will serve terms consecutively with no parole for 75 yearsA man who killed three Canadian mount...

Washington school shootings: third victim dies in hospital

1 hour 33 minutes ago - Guardian
Shaylee Chuckulnaskit, 14, and two others have died after being shot by Jaylen Fryberg, who later killed himselfA 14-year-old girl has died from the i...

Australia marks Anzac centenary

1 hour 33 minutes ago - BBC
Thousands of people gather in the Australian town of Albany to mark the departure of the first Anzac troops in World War One

Canada suspends visas for residents of west African Ebola outbreak countries

Yesterday - Guardian
Canada, which has not reported any cases of Ebola so far, will not process visa applications from those who have been to Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Le...

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Live News

Cops: 3 trick-or-treaters killed by car - CNN Top Stories
A speeding car struck and killed three girls, including twins, who were trick-or-treating in Santa Ana, California, authorities said.

Australia confident of Antarctic marine reserve in 2015 - Yahoo News
Australia said on Saturday it was confident its plans for a marine reserve to protect biodiversity in East Antarctica would succeed next year, after i...

Canada's new human rights museum shares oral histories - Yahoo News
A new museum in Canada's western prairies has amassed a unique collection of personal stories from genocide survivors, human rights defenders and othe...

Manchester Uniteds Ángel di María puts City friendship to one side - Guardian
Five Argentinians could start Sundays derby Di María vows to defend pride of your colours Continue reading...