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Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Amazon launches Amazon Business, sunsets AmazonSupply

Less than a minute ago - Venture Beat
Successful CMOs achieve growth by leveraging technology. Join us for GrowthBeat Summit on June 1-2 in Boston, where we'll discuss how to merge crea... by Ruth Reader

Britain's recovery slows sharply in pre-election setback for government

14 minutes ago - Yahoo News
By William Schomberg and David Milliken LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's economy slowed more sharply than expected in the first three months of 2015, a se...

Special Report - For UK political donors, an unintended tax break

14 minutes ago - Yahoo News
By Tom Bergin LONDON (Reuters) - Some of Britain's biggest political donors, including a dozen senior lawmakers, have benefited from a little-noticed...

Mother of death row Australian says he'll be executed at 1700 GMT

14 minutes ago - Yahoo News
The mother of an Australian drug trafficker on death row in Indonesia said Tuesday he would be executed by firing squad at midnight (1700 GMT). They a...

 

Amazon launches Amazon Business, sunsets AmazonSupply

Less than a minute ago - Venture Beat
Successful CMOs achieve growth by leveraging technology. Join us for GrowthBeat Summit on June 1-2 in Boston, where we'll discuss how to merge crea... by Ruth Reader

Nurse Dies in Fall From Rescue Chopper

7 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
Kristin McLain was working to rescue a woman from an Austin hiking trail when she fell from the aircraft's hoist

Why Japan is vulnerable

12 minutes ago - Financial Times
Foreign inflows could trigger spike in rates which would hit its banks, writes John Plender

Britain's recovery slows sharply in pre-election setback for government

14 minutes ago - Yahoo News
By William Schomberg and David Milliken LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's economy slowed more sharply than expected in the first three months of 2015, a se...

 

Business

Share rally continues, but risk remains

Yesterday - Financial Times
The status quo can go on a long time — but not indefinitely

Why Japan is vulnerable

2 hours 24 minutes ago - Financial Times
Foreign inflows could trigger spike in rates which would hit its banks, writes John Plender

Greek reshuffle boosts markets

1 hour 18 minutes ago - Financial Times
Debt yields ease on hopes of less tense bailout negotiations

Google's European Publishing Deal Could Bring It More Problems Than It Solves

1 hour 21 minutes ago - Forbes
After fighting tooth and nail to avoid having to pay European publishers for displaying news snippets, Google is now offering them money 'to promote i...

Downpour Hits Umbrella Stock In Hong Kong: Billionaires For A Day?

1 hour 17 minutes ago - Forbes
Huang Wenji, chairman of Jicheng Umbrella, and his wife Chen Jieyou ended yesterday basking in an elite glow: A surge in the share price of their Hon...

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Fashion

New Designers & Photographers Honored at Hyères

Yesterday - The Cut
The Hyères Festival in the South of France wrapped up this weekend — with ten talented young photographers and ten designers competing for the gran...

Soon, We’ll Be Able to Grow Our Own Handbags

Yesterday - The Cut
If you’re not feeling freaked out enough by how quickly we’re hurtling into the future, consider the latest news from the world of technology: It...

The Most Iconic Studio 54 Photo Is a Big Lie

Yesterday - The Cut
There are certain stories we've been told that we just need to be true. We take comfort in their solid truthiness and accept them as fact. One such ta...

Instagram, Please #FreetheEggplantEmoji

Yesterday - The Cut
Instagram announced some fun and sexy new features today: three new filters I won’t use because Valencia or die, and the ability to use emoji in has...

Lauren's Delicate Gold Necklace

Yesterday - Fashionista
This is my first official piece of minimalist jewelry

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Food

Chicken Fajitas

Yesterday - Simply Recipes
Yay, chicken fajitas! So easy to make, and so quick. A little bit of back story. The word “fajita” means “little belt” from “faja” for str...

Breakfast Casserole with Leeks and Asparagus

4 days ago - Simply Recipes
Looking for ideas for a special brunch? Why not a warm and welcoming breakfast casserole? Assemble everything the night before and then just pop it i...

Avocado Tuna Salad

5 days ago - Simply Recipes
Here’s a step up from your everyday tuna salad—swap out the mayo with avocado, add some red onion, lemon zest and juice, sprinkle with the green o...

Broccoli Beef

04/19/2015 - Simply Recipes
Please welcome guest contributor Jaden Hair of Steamy Kitchen, author of The Steamy Kitchen Cookbook: 101 Asian Recipes Simple Enough for Tonight’...

The Shrubarb Cocktail

04/17/2015 - epicurious
Recipe from Epicurious

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Games

Air Force uses its secretive space drone to test futuristic propulsion system

50 minutes ago - Joystiq
Ask someone in the street what they know about the Air Force's top-secret space plane and you'll probably wind up getting pinched by the NSA. Nobody c...

Thirty Meter Telescope's website was hacked to protest its construction

2 hours 13 minutes ago - Joystiq
A lot of people are obviously still unhappy that the Thirty Meter Telescope's (TMT) construction was greenlit, because the project's website was repor...

Sky's closing its dedicated 3D channel

2 hours 39 minutes ago - Joystiq
Once touted as the next big thing in television and film, 3D has ultimately failed to find an audience. It's been five long years since Sky first intr...

AR comic book spreads awareness about sexual violence in India

3 hours 45 minutes ago - Joystiq
An augmented reality comic book called Priya's Shakti aims to open people's eyes to how badly rape survivors are treated in India. A life-sized versio...

Swedish armored vehicles get F1-inspired active suspension

5 hours 6 minutes ago - Joystiq
BAE Systems recently announced that it has adapted the active damping suspension originally made for F1 cars to a Swedish Combat Vehicle, the CV90. Th...

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Health

Brain Brownout: Concussion Recovery Slower for Women

5 hours 28 minutes ago - MSNBC Health
Women are more likely than men to end up in the "miserable minority" of people whose brain injury symptoms linger for years

Why It Feels So Good To Cry In The Shower

Yesterday - Yahoo Health
Reasons for crying in the shower are somewhat extreme, but the impulse is commonplace — both in actual people and in fictional characters

Divorce May Increase Psychosomatic Symptoms in Teens: Study

Yesterday - Health
MONDAY, April 27, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Teens may have an increased risk for psychosomatic symptoms — physical problems caused by mental distres...

The Beach Body Ads Sparking Controversy

Yesterday - Health
The concept of a “beach body” can be a controversial one. Some people want to slim down and tone up as much as possible for a boost of confidence...

These Yelp Reviews for Babies Are Hilariously Accurate

Yesterday - Health
Photo: Getty Images Many women know the feeling: You want a kid, but you’re just not sure if you’re ready for the responsibility of being a mom. S...

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Humor

Comic for April 28, 2015

Less than a minute 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

6 Bizarre Early Versions Of Iconic Movies

Yesterday - Cracked
By JM McNab Published: April 27th, 2015 

6 Weird Lessons You Learn When Deciding To Not Have Kids

Yesterday - Cracked
By Kathy Benjamin Published: April 27th, 2015 

18 Moments In History You're Picturing Incorrectly

Yesterday - Cracked
By CRACKED Readers Published: April 27th, 2015 

What Movie Action Heroes Do On The Weekends

Yesterday - Cracked
By Daniel O'Brien,Adam Ganser Published: April 27th, 2015 

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Movies

New Avengers: Age of Ultron Stills Offer A New Vision Close Up

Yesterday - Coming Soon
Paul Bettany stars as the synthezoid Avenger in the May 1, 2015 release The post New Avengers: Age of Ultron Stills Offer A New Vision Close Up appear...

Deadpool Writers Plan Feature Based on 1985 New Coke Marketing Disaster

Yesterday - Coming Soon
Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick will adapt Thomas Oliver's 1987 book, "The Real Coke, The Real Story" The post Deadpool Writers Plan Feature Based on 198...

'The Guest' Director Adam Wingard to Helm 'Death Note' Adaptation

Yesterday - First Showing
After bringing some flare to indie thrillers and horror with The Guest and You're Next, director Adam Wingard has just been lined up to take on a stud...

Emma Roberts Chews Unusual Bubblegum in a New Scream Queens Spot

Yesterday - Coming Soon
The new comedy horror series is headed to FOX this fall The post Emma Roberts Chews Unusual Bubblegum in a New Scream Queens Spot appeared first on Co...

'It Follows' Horror Lead Maika Monroe Joins 'Independence Day 2'

Yesterday - First Showing
After being pursued by a terrifying entity in this year's indie horror hit It Follows, actress Maika Monroe will have to deal with aliens this time. D...

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Music

Infinity - Single - Mariah Carey

1 hour 35 minutes ago - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Infinity - Single Mariah Carey Release Date: April 27, 2015 Total Songs: 1 Genre: Pop Price: $1.29 Copyright ℗ 2015 Epic Records, a division of Sony...

Stages - Josh Groban

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Stages Josh Groban Release Date: April 20, 2015 Total Songs: 13 Genre: Pop Price: $10.99 Copyright ℗ 2015 Reprise Records

Suffer in Peace - Tyler Farr

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Suffer in Peace Tyler Farr Release Date: April 27, 2015 Total Songs: 11 Genre: Country Price: $7.99 Copyright ℗ 2015 Sony Music Entertainment

Big Girls Cry (Remixes) - EP - Sia

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Big Girls Cry (Remixes) - EP Sia Release Date: April 24, 2015 Total Songs: 6 Genre: Pop Price: $5.34 Copyright ℗ 2015 Monkey Puzzle Records, under e...

Strictly Roots - Morgan Heritage

4 days ago - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Strictly Roots Morgan Heritage Release Date: April 20, 2015 Total Songs: 13 Genre: Reggae Price: $5.99 Copyright ℗ 2015 CTBC Music Group

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News

Nurse Dies in Fall From Rescue Chopper

32 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
Kristin McLain was working to rescue a woman from an Austin hiking trail when she fell from the aircraft's hoist

Britain's recovery slows sharply in pre-election setback for government

44 minutes ago - Yahoo News
By William Schomberg and David Milliken LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's economy slowed more sharply than expected in the first three months of 2015, a se...

Osborne says economy at 'critical moment' after first-quarter slowdown

44 minutes ago - Yahoo News
Britain's economy is at a "critical moment", finance minister George Osborne said on Tuesday after official figures showed growth fell sharply in the...

Special Report - For UK political donors, an unintended tax break

37 minutes ago - Yahoo News
By Tom Bergin LONDON (Reuters) - Some of Britain's biggest political donors, including a dozen senior lawmakers, have benefited from a little-noticed...

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Politics

In 12 Years, a Huge Shift in Opinion on Gay Marriage

40 minutes ago - MSNBC Politics
The public's view of marriage for gays and lesbians has shown a decisive and unmistakable trend in just the last 12 years

Italy's rural villages are dying out

5 hours 36 minutes ago - Politico
Emigration and natural calamities have left 6,000 villages abandoned, with 15,000 more on the brink

First Draft: Loretta Lynch Is Sworn In as Attorney General

Yesterday - New York Times Politics
Loretta E. Lynch was sworn in as attorney general at the Justice Department on Monday

First Draft: Rand Paul Calls Hussein’s Ouster a ‘Mistake,’ and Qaddafi’s a ‘Disaster’

Yesterday - New York Times Politics
Speaking to Orthodox Jewish leaders in Brooklyn, the Kentucky Republican also said he favored negotiations over war with Iran

Obama Proposes That Medicare Be Given the Right to Negotiate the Cost of Drugs

Yesterday - New York Times Politics
Efforts to create precision medicines that use genetic information to aid treatment can cost well over $50,000 and as high as $311,000, raising issues...

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Pop Culture

Report: Kris Jenner Bailed On Bruce Jenner's 20/20 Viewing Party!

45 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
Nearly 17 million people tuned into 20/20 Friday to watch Bruce Jenner reveal he is transgender. While most viewers were glued to their TV sets for tw...

Injured Derek Hough Still Helps 'DWTS' Partner Nastia Liukin Rule the Night

2 hours 3 minutes ago - ETOnline
His feet may be hurting, but Derek isn't out of the game just yet

Hayden Panettiere Gets Crazy Excited at Fiance's Championship Boxing Match

3 hours 7 minutes ago - ETOnline
The 'Nashville' star went crazy for the blood sport as she supported her future husband Wladimir Klitschko during his title bout

Chipotle Becomes The First Fast Food Giant To Remove Genetically Modified Organisms From Its Menu — But What's Actually About To Change??

3 hours 8 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
All hail Chipotle! The king of fast food just went ahead and brought itself to a whole 'nother level. That's because everyone's favorite Mexican Grill...

Mariah Carey on 'Infinity' Lyrics: 'I Leave That Open for the Fans to Interpret'

4 hours 2 minutes ago - ETOnline
The legendary singer sat down with ET to talk about her new Vegas show, her kids, and the hidden meaning behind her new single

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Science

DNA Test Detects Beer Gone Bad

Yesterday - Pop Sci
People have brewed beer for thousands of years, but there are some things that brewers still don't have down to a science. Despite the best efforts of...

Statements on Senate Confirmation of Dava Newman as NASA Deputy Administrator

Yesterday - NASA
Statements from NASA Administrator Charles Bolden and Dr. Dava Newman on Monday’s Senate confirmation of Newman as the new NASA Deputy Administrator...

Haptic Gloves Use Air Pressure To Simulate The Feel Of Virtual Objects

Yesterday - Pop Sci
A team of Rice University engineering students has developed a haptic glove that uses air pockets to let gamers feel like they're interacting with obj...

Robots Used In Long-Distance Surgery Can Easily Be Hacked

Yesterday - Pop Sci
In 2001, a doctor in New York completed what may seem like a routine surgery to remove a patient’s gallbladder. But in fact that procedure wasn’t...

Can Orange-Tinted Glasses Help You Sleep?

Yesterday - Pop Sci
I recently wrote about the terrible sleep habits of the characters in House of Cards. I disapproved of Frank Underwood’s late-night computer work in...

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Sports

Hamilton back with Rangers, ready to get back on field (Yahoo Sports)

3 hours 29 minutes ago - Yahoo Sports
Josh Hamilton knows he never was the player the Los Angeles Angels wanted and expected him to be. ''I worked my butt off to be that guy this year goi...

MLB Nightly 9: Baseball makes the right call in Baltimore

3 hours 1 minute ago - Sporting News

Thought this would be easy for the Bulls? 'Somehow we're making it hard'

3 hours 27 minutes ago - ESPN
Thought this would be easy for the Bulls? 'Somehow we're making it hard'

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T.V.

The Following Shocker: Is Joe Carroll Really Dead?

Yesterday - TV Guide
[Warning: This article contains spoilers from Monday's episode of The Following. Read at your own risk!]Joe Carroll is out - and Ryan Hardy 2.0 is in...

John Stamos Calls "Bullsh--" On the Olsens Not Knowing About Fuller House

Yesterday - TV Guide
Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen may say that they knew nothing about the upcoming Full House revival, but John Stamos is calling the twins out on their cla...

Dancing with the Stars: How Did Derek Hough's Stand-In Do?

Yesterday - TV Guide
It's Decades Night on Dancing with the Stars- and also Night 1 of the show's10th anniversary shindig, which continues tomorrow with a special hour tha...

Mega Buzz: What's Up with Cece on New Girl?

Yesterday - TV Guide
We'll miss you Coach!It's the end of an era on the New Girl season finale, when Damon Wayans, Jr., who plays Coach, bids adieu to all of his friends...

Watch the Smutty, NSFW Trailer for Ted 2

Yesterday - TV Guide
Ted is on a quest to defend his civil rights in what is Ted 2's raunchiest trailer yet. Definitely NSFW.The foul-mouthed bear teams up once more with...

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Technology

Amazon launches Amazon Business, sunsets AmazonSupply

15 minutes ago - Venture Beat
Successful CMOs achieve growth by leveraging technology. Join us for GrowthBeat Summit on June 1-2 in Boston, where we'll discuss how to merge crea...

SimplyCook Is A Recipe-Kit Startup That Avoids Being In The Fresh Food Delivery Business

1 hour 45 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 U.K. startup SimplyCook is another recipe kit service. However, unlike competitors HelloFresh, Gousto, Marley Spoon, and Shuttlecook, the company...

Air Force uses its secretive space drone to test futuristic propulsion system

50 minutes ago - Engadget
Ask someone in the street what they know about the Air Force's top-secret space plane and you'll probably wind up getting pinched by the NSA. Nobody c...

Tencent Introduces An Operating System For Smart Devices And Wearables

1 hour 55 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 Tencent today unveiled an operating system for smartwatches, TVs and other internet-connected devices today. The system, which was first discussed l...

Thirty Meter Telescope's website was hacked to protest its construction

2 hours 13 minutes ago - Engadget
A lot of people are obviously still unhappy that the Thirty Meter Telescope's (TMT) construction was greenlit, because the project's website was repor...

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U.S.

Bosnian Serbs push for more autonomy after attack

1 hour 31 minutes ago - US News
SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — A day after an attack on a police station, the Bosnian Serb leader who is pushing for independence for the Serb...

Drones and dogs deployed in battle to save the guacamole

2 hours ago - US News
MIAMI (AP) — With the killers hiding in the trees, heat-sensing drones are launched into the air. When their whereabouts are narrowed, the dogs are...

Texas asking appeals court to uphold voter photo ID law

1 hour 50 minutes ago - US News
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A federal appeals court was set to hear arguments Tuesday on a Texas voter identification law condemned by the Justice Department...

Violence Erupts in Baltimore, State of Emergency Issued

1 hour 31 minutes ago - ABC News
A state of emergency was issued and National Guard troops were deployed in the streets of Baltimore after violence erupted in the city

Philips' net profit slumps in 1st quarter, sales edge higher

2 hours 12 minutes ago - US News
PARIS (AP) — Royal Philips NV, the world's biggest lighting maker, said Tuesday higher restructuring costs wiped out gains from higher sales to redu...

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World

Loki-ing good: Disney launches new Avengers fashion line for women

1 hour 34 minutes ago - Guardian
The six-piece collection is inspired by Thor, Iron Man, Captain America, Black Widow and LokiAn official line of Avengers-inspired clothes for women h...

Network Rail splashes out millions on flights to save on train fares

45 minutes ago - Guardian
Staff at company blamed for Christmas rail chaos took more than 8,000 domestic flights from 2013 to 2015 – because it was cheaper than the trainNetw...

County cricket – live!

39 minutes ago - Guardian
Somerset v Middlesex; Yorkshire v Warwickshire; Surrey v EssexTalking points from around the grounds: the week’s final over 10.37am BST Richard Gibs...

Eyewitness: blue frogs mob a toad in Brandenburg, Germany

32 minutes ago - Guardian
Photographs from the Eyewitness series Continue reading

Labour to pledge immigration action

4 hours 48 minutes ago - BBC
A Labour government will set out the action it intends to take on immigration within 100 days of assuming office, Ed Miliband to say

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Live News

Amazon launches Amazon Business, sunsets AmazonSupply - Venture Beat
Successful CMOs achieve growth by leveraging technology. Join us for GrowthBeat Summit on June 1-2 in Boston, where we'll discuss how to merge crea...

Nurse Dies in Fall From Rescue Chopper - MSNBC Top Stories
Kristin McLain was working to rescue a woman from an Austin hiking trail when she fell from the aircraft's hoist.

Share rally continues, but risk remains - Financial Times
The status quo can go on a long time — but not indefinitely

Why Japan is vulnerable - Financial Times
Foreign inflows could trigger spike in rates which would hit its banks, writes John Plender

Greek reshuffle boosts markets - Financial Times
Debt yields ease on hopes of less tense bailout negotiations