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Wednesday, August 27, 2014

A Shutdown Over Immigration? GOP Threatens It

2 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
What does the GOP's talk of a government shutdown to get its way on immigration mean for Obama's plans for executive action on the issue? by Suzanne Gamboa

Exclusive: Microsoft CEO Nadella to visit China amid antitrust probe - source

6 minutes ago - Reuters
BEIJING (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp Chief Executive Officer Satya Nadella is set to visit China in late September, a source familiar with the matter sa...

Take an Early Look at the Canine Star of Disney's Feast

8 minutes ago - Coming Soon
Walt Disney Animation Studios has revealed two new images from their upcoming short film "Feast," which is slated to screen before Big Hero 6, which h...

Back to School, but Without Vaccines?

10 minutes ago - MSNBC Health
As kids across the country head back to school, a growing number may walk through the doors without first getting vaccines

 

A Shutdown Over Immigration? GOP Threatens It

2 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
What does the GOP's talk of a government shutdown to get its way on immigration mean for Obama's plans for executive action on the issue? by Suzanne Gamboa

Exclusive: Microsoft CEO Nadella to visit China amid antitrust probe - source

6 minutes ago - Reuters
BEIJING (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp Chief Executive Officer Satya Nadella is set to visit China in late September, a source familiar with the matter sa...

Take an Early Look at the Canine Star of Disney's Feast

8 minutes ago - Coming Soon
Walt Disney Animation Studios has revealed two new images from their upcoming short film "Feast," which is slated to screen before Big Hero 6, which h...

Natalie Dormer Sports A Bad-A$$ Tattoo & Liam Hemsworth Ain't One To Be Messed With In These New Hunger Games: Mockingjay Posters!

9 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
These rebels are pretttttty serious about their fight against the Capitol! As November creeps closer, so does the release of Hunger Games: Mockingjay... by Perez Hilton

 

Business

Plugged-In Over Preppy: Teenagers Favor Tech Over Clothes

24 minutes ago - New York Times Business
For teenage apparel retailers, screen-obsessed teenagers pose a threat in the back-to-school sales season

Food Producers to Offer Data on Chemical Additives

1 hour 7 minutes ago - Wall Street Journal
Big food producers are moving to try to head off criticism of how they use additives, with a main industry group saying it plans to give more informat...

State Licensing Boards Under Fire From Within

50 minutes ago - Wall Street Journal
The Supreme Court will take up an antitrust case this fall that could curb the proliferation of state licenses, a top worry for U.S. small-business ow...

Diane Sawyer signs off as ABC's 'World News' anchor, is moving to a reporting job

1 hour 14 minutes ago - Fox Business
Diane Sawyer has signed off as anchor of ABC's "World News," telling viewers that it has been wonderful to be the "home port" of the network's news te...

Panel sides with Nebraska gas company in lawsuit over compensation for Kansas condemnation

1 hour 5 minutes ago - Fox Business
A court-appointed panel of petroleum engineering experts has mostly sided with Omaha-based Northern Natural Gas on what the company should pay for con...

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Fashion

Steff's Mom Shorts

14 hours 31 minutes ago - Fashionista
Like the jeans, but smaller

Vogue Italia Cover Is Chock-full of Supermodels

2 hours 53 minutes ago - The Cut
Models are slowly making a welcome return to mainstream magazine covers: The Insta-girls on Vogue, Linda Evangelista on Bazaar, and Natalia Vodianova...

Emma Stone Does Understated Red Carpet Glam

15 hours 30 minutes ago - Fashionista
Damn, Emma

Tom Ford's 20 Sexiest Ad Campaigns of All Time

15 hours 4 minutes ago - Fashionista
Join us as we get hot and bothered for the designer's 53rd birthday

Kylie Jenner Scores a 'V' Shoot, Lady Gaga to Star in H&M's Christmas Campaign

16 hours 31 minutes ago - Fashionista
And Grimes is BACK! In Adidas slides, no less

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Food

Linguine with Burst Tomatoes and Chiles

21 hours ago - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

Strawberry Nectarine Fruit Salad

Yesterday - Simply Recipes
Every summer gathering should include a fruit salad, don’t you think? Nectarines and peaches are in season right now and when I saw some beautiful w...

Spanish Rice

Yesterday - Simply Recipes
My mother’s Spanish rice (aka Mexican rice) is a mandatory accompaniment to any Mexican dish we serve at our house, whether it’s with enchiladas...

Homemade Ricotta Cheese

Yesterday - epicurious
Recipe from Epicurious

Honey Apple Cider Glazed Salmon

2 days ago - Simply Recipes
A lovely way to prepare salmon is with a simple glaze made with honey and apple cider. You might think that this combination would make the dish too s...

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Games

Doctor Who DLC wibbles, wobbles to Minecraft Xbox 360

1 hour 1 minute ago - Joystiq
A Doctor Who skin pack (that still sounds gross) hits Minecraft Xbox 360 Edition in September, priced at $3. The pack includes the Daleks, other enemi...

Diablo III: Ultimate Evil Edition Four Things You Should Know

2 hours 31 minutes ago - Gamespot
If you're playing the latest Diablo release on PlayStation or Xbox, here are four important tips to remember

YOU MADDEN BRO?

2 hours 28 minutes ago - Gamespot
49ers Vs. Vikings first touchdown wins! Danny and Erick go head to head on The Lobby, the title of this video was suggested by Meat_dimensions. Thanks...

Lichdom Battlemage is

2 hours 13 minutes ago - Gamespot
Kevin plays Lichdom Battlemage with Michael McMain, the CEO of Xaviant to talk about how the game is challenging, but fair

GS News - Dragon Age Gets Multiplayer; Legend of Zelda In Mario Kart!

2 hours 1 minute ago - Gamespot
Mario Kart 8 gets Animal Crossing and The Legend of Zelda DLC, DA: Inquisition will have multiplayer, and can the Xbox One be as powerful as the PS4?

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Health

As Vaccinations Among Kids Decline, Disease Outbreaks Grow

1 hour 57 minutes ago - MSNBC Health
All fifty states require vaccinations for children going to public school, but nearly every state allows for religious exemptions

Back to School, but Without Vaccines?

33 minutes ago - MSNBC Health
As kids across the country head back to school, a growing number may walk through the doors without first getting vaccines

MERS Virus Doesn't Spread Easily, Study Suggests

45 minutes ago - MSNBC Health
Fewer than half of Saudi Arabian patients in a study passed the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome virus to household members, global researchers report...

10 Reasons You’re Not Losing a Pound

2 hours 30 minutes ago - Health
Photo: Getty Images We go to the gym for numerous reasons, one of the top being to shed some extra pounds. But sometimes we hit a weight-loss wall and...

4 Things No One Tells You About Losing the Baby Weight

2 hours 47 minutes ago - Health
Photo: Getty Images I recently gave birth to my first child. It’s been almost 3 months and, in that time, my body has undergone so many changes—m...

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Humor

The 6 Most Hilariously Misleading Movie Trailers

13 hours 1 minute ago - Cracked
By Jonathan Persinger Published: August 27th, 2014  Movie trailers have the difficult job of convincing people to see a movie even when it isn't mar...

5 People Having a Worse Day at Work Than You

13 hours 1 minute ago - Cracked
By Jack O'Brien Published: August 27th, 2014 

5 Movie Jokes You Missed If You Only Speak English

13 hours 1 minute ago - Cracked
By Cezary Jan Strusiewicz Published: August 27th, 2014  Everyone who learns a foreign language eventually has this moment when they realize, "Oh my...

6 BS Stories That Fooled You On Facebook: A Real-Life Purge

13 hours 1 minute ago - Cracked
By David Christopher Bell Published: August 27th, 2014  Reading comprehension has sunk to such low levels that Facebook has started adding a "[satir...

23 Eerily Specific Predictions from History That Came True

13 hours 1 minute ago - Cracked
By CRACKED Readers Published: August 27th, 2014  It turns out Biggie Smalls and Jesus weren't the only people who could predict the future. Plenty o...

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Movies

Take an Early Look at the Canine Star of Disney's Feast

45 minutes ago - Coming Soon
Walt Disney Animation Studios has revealed two new images from their upcoming short film "Feast," which is slated to screen before Big Hero 6, which h...

From 'Birdman' to 'Gone Girl' to 'Eden' - It's Time for the Fall Festivals

1 hour 48 minutes ago - First Showing
This is the moment it all begins. The awards season (if we have to give this time of year a label) starts now, right here at the end of August, at the...

Explore The Walking Dead's Fifth Season Locations in a New Video

2 hours 17 minutes ago - Coming Soon
Following the full trailer from Comic-Con and three recent teasers (watch them here, here and here), AMC has released a behind the scenes featurette e...

Ridley Scott Addresses Whitewashed Cast of 'Exodus: Gods and Kings'

2 hours 27 minutes ago - First Showing
If you watched the trailer for Ridley Scott's latest film Exodus: Gods and Kings and found yourself annoyed by the whitewashed lead cast of the Biblic...

Watch: Action Movie Kid Gets into More Visual Effects Shenaningans

3 hours 6 minutes ago - First Showing
Back in the spring when we focused on the young boy who had been dubbed Action Movie Kid, based on the fun, short videos that his father, a former Dre...

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Music

Lea Michele AKA Rachel Berry Will Return To ‘Glee’ Club In The Show’s Final Season

50 minutes ago - MTV News
Looks like "Glee" will be getting its very own Rachel Berry aka Lea Michele back for the final season

Here’s Why ‘Shake It Off’ Just Became Taylor Swift’s Second Ever No. 1 Song

1 hour 14 minutes ago - MTV News
Taylor Swift scored her second No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 with "Shake It Off," and here's how she did it

Emma Stone Is Rocking A Flawless New Bob In Venice

1 hour 26 minutes ago - MTV News
Emma Stone has ditched her long curls for a short, blunt bob. See the pics!

Listen To The First Song Off Logic’s Debut: ‘Driving Ms. Daisy’ Featuring Childish Gambino

1 hour 21 minutes ago - MTV News
Logic links up with Childish Gambino for "Driving Ms. Daisy."

Game, Rick Ross, 2 Chainz, Diddy, Fabolous, Wale And More Unite For Michael Brown Tribute Song ‘Don’t Shoot’

2 hours ago - MTV News
Game, Rick Ross, 2 Chainz, Diddy, Fabolous, Wale, DJ Khaled, Swizz Beatz, Yo Gotti, Curren$y, Problem, King Pharaoh and TGT unite to release "Don't Sh...

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News

A Shutdown Over Immigration? GOP Threatens It

43 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
What does the GOP's talk of a government shutdown to get its way on immigration mean for Obama's plans for executive action on the issue?

Exclusive: Microsoft CEO Nadella to visit China amid antitrust probe - source

27 minutes ago - Reuters
BEIJING (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp Chief Executive Officer Satya Nadella is set to visit China in late September, a source familiar with the matter sa...

Sweeping lawsuit targets soccer concussions

58 minutes ago - Yahoo News
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Soccer joined the growing legal debate over head injuries Wednesday after FIFA and some of the sport's governing bodies in the...

US OPEN SCENE: You can't win if you can't finish

57 minutes ago - Yahoo News
NEW YORK (AP) — As Croatia's Ivan Dodig knows all too well after his 2014 Grand Slam season, you can't win if you can't finish

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Politics

The Whopper: 10 things to know

2 hours 47 minutes ago - Politico
Here are ten things you need to know about Burger King after it has purchased Tim Hortons

New delays requested on CIA report

1 hour 11 minutes ago - Politico
Dianne Feinstein notifies Eric Holder that it would be inappropriate to release portions of the summary

Former Diplomat: Obama 'Enraged' by Israeli Moves...

2 hours 13 minutes ago - Drudge Report
Former Diplomat: Obama 'Enraged' by Israeli Moves...(First column, 16th story, link)Related stories:SMOKE CLEARS IN GAZA AS WAR HALTS...Palestinians p...

UPDATE: Al Qaeda magazine hints of looming attack...

2 hours 31 minutes ago - Drudge Report
UPDATE: Al Qaeda magazine hints of looming attack...(Second column, 1st story, link)

REPORT: 2nd American jihadist killed...

2 hours 49 minutes ago - Drudge Report
REPORT: 2nd American jihadist killed...(Second column, 24th story, link)Related stories:CLAIM: 300 Americans fighting with ISIS...Chicago Man Dies In...

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Pop Culture

Natalie Dormer Sports A Bad-A$$ Tattoo & Liam Hemsworth Ain't One To Be Messed With In These New Hunger Games: Mockingjay Posters!

17 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
These rebels are pretttttty serious about their fight against the Capitol! As November creeps closer, so does the release of Hunger Games: Mockingjay...

Meet the Designer Behind the Best Fashions on Emmy Night

1 hour 31 minutes ago - ETOnline
Project Runway winner Christian Siriano designed several of the Emmy dresses that ended up on best dressed lists this year, and the designer invited E...

Meet David Muir, the Man Taking Over ABC's 'World News'

1 hour 20 minutes ago - ETOnline
David Muir is already moved into his ABC World News office and he invited ET as his first guest.When Diane Sawyer says goodbye to the news program ton...

Glee Returns To Lima, Ohio For Its 6th And Final Season — Here's How It's All Going Down!

59 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
It's back to Lima, Ohio for Glee and we finally know just exactly how they get there. After months of endless teasing and tiny reveals of the upcoming...

Aaron Paul's Wife Lauren Talks Kind Campaign

2 hours 54 minutes ago - Extra
When “Breaking Bad” star Aaron Paul won his third Emmy for Best Supporting Actor, he used his acceptance speech to draw attention to his wife Laur...

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Science

Found: The Part Of The Mouse Brain That Motivates Exercise

2 hours 52 minutes ago - Pop Sci
Lab Mouse Wikimedia Commons A team of researchers has found a part of the brain that controls how motivated mice are to exercise, according to a n...

China's Future Submarine Could Go The Speed Of Sound

3 hours 47 minutes ago - Pop Sci
Supercavitating Submarine South China Morning Post The submarine of the future may come to America in a super fast bubble, traveling under water...

Sneaky Panda Fakes Pregnancy For Extra Treats And Attention

4 hours 26 minutes ago - Pop Sci
Giant Panda Flickr CC by 2.0 Ai Hin was all set to be a star. The 6-year-old giant panda had shown signs of pregnancy last month, and staff at th...

The Rise of Crypto Technology

6 hours 16 minutes ago - Pop Sci
Good luck hacking into this guy. Photograph by Brian Klutch Between revelations of NSA spying and a sense that marketers and hackers are picking o...

NASA Completes Key Review of World’s Most Powerful Rocket in Support of Journey to Mars

9 hours 1 minute ago - NASA
NASA officials Wednesday announced they have completed a rigorous review of the Space Launch System (SLS) -- the heavy-lift, exploration class rocket...

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Sports

Would Snyder budge on name for new stadium?

7 hours 46 minutes ago - CBS Sports
Would Snyder budge on name for new stadium?

Sharapova rallies to beat Dulgheru at US Open

1 hour 19 minutes ago - CBS Sports
Sharapova rallies to beat Dulgheru at US Open

Royals' Yost implores fans to show up to games (Yahoo Sports)

2 hours 27 minutes ago - Yahoo Sports
Royals manager Ned Yost pleaded with fans on Wednesday to show up for their remaining home games, one night after Alex Gordon's walk-off homer gave Ka...

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T.V.

Drew Brees and His Wife Welcome a Daughter

42 minutes ago - TV Guide
New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees and his wife, Brittany, welcomed a daughter on Monday. Brees made the announcement via Twitter Tuesday...

Cops Crew Member Dies After Being Shot During Filming

1 hour 13 minutes ago - TV Guide
Cops crew member Bryce Dion has died after being shot during the filming of a robbery standoff at a Wendy's in Omaha, Neb., Deadline.com reports. O...

VIDEO: New Sons of Anarchy Trailer Asks if Jax Is a Bad Man

2 hours 34 minutes ago - TV Guide
Throughout six seasons of Sons of Anarchy, Charlie Hunnam's outlaw biker Jax Teller has run guns and drugs, murdered a man on the toilet, and orches...

VIDEO: American Horror Story Gets Freak-ier With Another New Teaser

3 hours 8 minutes ago - TV Guide
They say two heads are better than one, but three legs make you a tripod. Fine, we just made that up, but it sounded good, right? Anyway, American Ho...

Glee Final Season Scoop: Details on the Glee Club's New Leader, Rachel's "Humiliating Failure

3 hours 41 minutes ago - TV Guide
Don't call curtains on the New Directions just yet, Glee fans. The McKinley High glee club, which was shuttered by Principal Sue (Jane Lynch) last sea...

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Technology

Get your car to tell you what's wrong with a $50 dongle

52 minutes ago - Engadget
We imagine that the blind terror that we experience when visiting an auto shop is the same when a car mechanic visits Best Buy. After all, to us, that...

3D virtual simulation tech company InContext Solutions raises $12M

1 hour 1 minute ago - Venture Beat
Image Credit: http://www.shutterstock.com/pic-123868033/stock-photo-an-aisle-in-a-grocery-store-showing-frozen-foods.html3D visualization is at the cu...

Engadget Daily: HTC One for Windows, 3D-printed 'bump keys' and more!

1 hour 11 minutes ago - Engadget
Today, we investigate the world's most successful sex toy, take the Windows Phone-powered HTC One for a spin, learn about 3D-printed keys that can ope...

Funding Daily: VCs gave a lot of money to a ‘server-storage mashup’

1 hour 31 minutes ago - Venture Beat
Image Credit: Liz Henry/Flickr Get all the tech funding news of the day delivered straight to your mailbox! Sign up for Funding Daily and never miss a...

Pandora’s smart radio service gets a Google Glass app

1 hour 58 minutes ago - Venture Beat
Image Credit: PandoraWhile the majority of tech geeks don’t have access to Google’s smart eyewear Google Glass, it’s nice to know plenty of popu...

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U.S.

Watch: Mother Pleads With ISIS for Son's Release; Monster Waves Hit California Coast

19 minutes ago - ABC News
As a mother issues an emotional plea for ISIS to release her son, a F-15 fighter jet crashes in Virginia, and Chicago celebrates U.S. champions Jackie...

Final ruling issued against part of polygamy ban

40 minutes ago - US News
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A federal judge in Utah has issued a final ruling that strikes down parts of the state's anti-polygamy law in a lawsuit filed...

Feds allow logging after huge California wildfire

34 minutes ago - US News
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — U.S. Forest Service officials say they tried to balance competing interests in a plan released Wednesday that allows loggers t...

Pediatric Nurse Charged With Molesting 2-Month-Old

1 hour ago - ABC News
Southern California pediatric nurse charged with molesting his 2-month-old foster baby

Perry says GOP Congress is key to solving problems

1 hour 24 minutes ago - US News
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Texas Gov. Rick Perry is telling the South Carolina GOP that it's important for Republicans to control Congress so they can so...

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World

Depression in cancer 'overlooked'

25 minutes ago - BBC
Three-quarters of cancer patients who are depressed are not getting the psychological therapy they need, researchers say

Southern California sees giant waves

1 hour 38 minutes ago - BBC
Waves as high as 20ft (6m) in southern California have damaged waterfront homes, knocked out pier pilings and attracted scores of surfers

PM: UK 'supports million Scots jobs'

1 hour 6 minutes ago - BBC
The prime minister is to tell business leaders that the UK is "an economy of opportunity" which supports one million Scottish jobs

Russia pressed over Ukraine fighting

52 minutes ago - BBC
Germany demands an explanation from Russia's Vladimir Putin amid reports that Russian troops launched an incursion into south-east Ukraine

England ranked ninth out of 11 countries for children's wellbeing

2 hours ago - Guardian
The Children's Society's in-depth analysis of 50,000 children found only Uganda and South Korea lagged behind Children in England are less happy and s...

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Live News

A Shutdown Over Immigration? GOP Threatens It - MSNBC Top Stories
What does the GOP's talk of a government shutdown to get its way on immigration mean for Obama's plans for executive action on the issue?

Exclusive: Microsoft CEO Nadella to visit China amid antitrust probe - source - Reuters
BEIJING (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp Chief Executive Officer Satya Nadella is set to visit China in late September, a source familiar with the matter sa...

Take an Early Look at the Canine Star of Disney's Feast - Coming Soon
Walt Disney Animation Studios has revealed two new images from their upcoming short film "Feast," which is slated to screen before Big Hero 6, which h...

Natalie Dormer Sports A Bad-A$$ Tattoo & Liam Hemsworth Ain't One To Be Messed With In These New Hunger Games: Mockingjay Posters! - Perez Hilton
These rebels are pretttttty serious about their fight against the Capitol! As November creeps closer, so does the release of Hunger Games: Mockingjay...