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Saturday, October 25, 2014

Lebanon army attacks gunmen in historic Tripoli market

3 minutes ago - Yahoo News
Lebanese troops attacked Islamist gunmen holed up in the historic market of the northern city of Tripoli Saturday, after deadly clashes rocked the lon...

A hummingbird and his man

4 minutes ago - Guardian
An elderly man takes pleasure in the small things, by sharing his kitchen with a hungry hummingbird in Brasil.Todays caturday video is an amateur vide... by GrrlScientist

Johann Lamont quits as head of Scottish Labour

4 minutes ago - Guardian
Glasgow Pollok MSP says central structure of party in London out of touch with political climate after referendum pollJohann Lamont is to stand down a... by Libby Brooks

Israeli Forces Kill U.S. Minor in West Bank Clashes

11 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
An American minor was killed by Israeli forces during West Bank clashes on Friday, U.S. officials confirmed

 

Lebanon army attacks gunmen in historic Tripoli market

3 minutes ago - Yahoo News
Lebanese troops attacked Islamist gunmen holed up in the historic market of the northern city of Tripoli Saturday, after deadly clashes rocked the lon...

Should health care workers who treat Ebola in Africa be quarantined?

3 minutes ago - CNN World
When doctors risk their lives and sacrifice their livelihoods to go to West Africa and provide desperately needed treatment to those suffering from Eb...

Authorities: At least 27 killed in terror attack in Egypt

3 minutes ago - CNN World
At least 27 Egyptian security personnel were killed in a car bombing in the country's Sinai region, according to the Egyptian state media agency al Ah...

Executed for killing her alleged rapist

3 minutes ago - CNN World
An Iranian woman convicted of murder -- in a killing human rights groups called self-defense against her rapist -- was hanged to death Saturday, state...

 

Business

Credit or Debit? Hacks Make Shoppers Rethink

24 minutes ago - MSNBC Business
Scared holiday shoppers aren't swiping smart

Royals World Series Tickets For Game Six Are Cheapest Of Series At Kauffman Stadium

4 hours 28 minutes ago - Forbes
With their game three win in San Francisco, the Royals have taken a 2-1 lead in the World Series.  According to Fox, 67% of teams that win game three...

Flip-flop in stocks provides reality check for investors

5 hours 20 minutes ago - Fox Business
Sometimes a little fear is healthy for stock investors

How To Create A Movement Within Your Organization

Yesterday - Forbes
Why is it that so much in the digital age seems to self organize and spread virally, but so hard to unite an organization around a single idea?

E.U. Greenhouse Gas Deal Falls Short of Expectations

Yesterday - New York Times Business
The varied energy needs and capacity of member nations led to concessions and compromises that experts say watered down an agreement that was hoped to...

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Fashion

Eliza's Sweet Cosmic Earrings

Yesterday - Fashionista
Understated immaturity

Refinery29's New Book Is Your Pocket Manual to Personal Style

Yesterday - Fashionista
In a style rut? Check this out

Simone Rocha for J Brand Breaks the Denim-Collab Mold

Yesterday - The Cut
It was a little hard to know what to expect when Simone Rocha linked up with J Brand for her first-ever collaboration. The 28-year-old British designe...

Young Fans Cry in the Presence of Jane Goodall, Rock Star

Yesterday - The Cut
Eighty-year-old Dr. Jane Goodall is the subject of a Newsweek cover story this week. The primatologist and activist has spent a lifetime inspiring wom...

Clémence Poésy Made a Fashion Film on Her iPhone

Yesterday - The Cut
Few of us follow through on the pie-in-the-sky plans we make with our girlfriends after a few drinks. But one night, actresses Clémence Poésy and N...

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Food

Cal-Italia Pizza with Prosciutto and Figs

5 hours 25 minutes ago - epicurious
Recipe from Epicurious

Baked French Toast with Pecan Crumble

Yesterday - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

Caramel Apples

2 days ago - Simply Recipes
Caramel apples are one of those things that are as much fun to make as they are to eat. I made this batch with my goddaughter Piper with apples she h...

Ghostly Chocolate-Nut Bark

2 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Epicurious

Chicken and Dumplings with Mushrooms

3 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

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Games

Shelter 2's first gameplay trailer says 'click this lynx'

Yesterday - Joystiq
Stockholm-based independent developer Might and Delight offered up its first gameplay trailer of Shelter 2 today, the studio's next PC exploration gam...

Theatrhythm Final Fantasy issues its final DLC pack

Yesterday - Joystiq
Publisher Square Enix has revealed that yesterday's burst of Theatrhythm Final Fantasy: Curtain Call downloadable content is the last planned for the...

Barely Related: Avengers: Age of Ultron trailer is full of surprises

Yesterday - Joystiq
Surprise! It's Friday! Now let's get down to some geeky business. Welcome to Barely Related, a conversational Friday column that presents the non-gam...

Super Smash Bros. Amiibo figures are part trophy, part protégé

Yesterday - Joystiq
Nintendo is getting into the figurine game with a lineup called "amiibo" (disregard for capitalization included). Set to cooperate with several differ...

WRUP: And the moral of the story is...

Yesterday - Joystiq
Don't send people death threats. More specifically, if you're a developer, most certainly don't threaten to kill Gabe Newell. What's everyone playing...

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Health

Girl Shaves Head to Support 5-year-old Sister in Remission

3 hours 21 minutes ago - MSNBC Health
This 7-year-old came on the TODAY show with her little sister, who had cancer, and vowed to shave her own head in support of children with cancer

Worker Who Treated Ebola Hospitalized in N.J., Has Fever

Yesterday - MSNBC Health
The healthcare worker was placed in quarantine at a Newark airport upon returning from treating Ebola patients in Africa, and later developed a fever

Worker Who Treated Ebola Hospitalized in NJ, Has Fever

Yesterday - MSNBC Health
The healthcare worker was placed in quarantine at a Newark airport upon returning from treating Ebola in Africa, and later developed a fever

Worker Who Treated Ebola in Isolation With Fever in NJ

Yesterday - MSNBC Health
The healthcare worker was placed in quarantine at a Newark airport upon returning from treating Ebola in Africa, and later developed a fever

Brittany Maynard's Bucket List Beckons Her to Grand Canyon

Yesterday - MSNBC Health
Brittany Maynard has chosen a "death with dignity," while hoping terminal brain cancer would hold off long enough for her to see a special place

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Humor

6 Objective Reasons Why Your Fear of Bacteria Is Irrational

1 hour 26 minutes ago - Cracked
By David Huntsberger Published: October 25th, 2014  Everyone has heard about that guy who had the bacterial infection that ate away his face. He had...

Comic for October 25, 2014

4 hours 26 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

24 Famous Photos Hiding Creepy Easter Eggs

Yesterday - Cracked
By CRACKED Readers Published: October 24th, 2014  Some photos are so well known that by now we just sort of gloss over them. But how well do you rea...

6 Creepy Glitches That Turn Famous Video Games Horrifying

Yesterday - Cracked
By M. Asher Cantrell,Chris Rio,Tristan Cooper Published: October 24th, 2014  Horror games are a hell of a lot of work. You can spend thousands of ma...

6 Compelling Reasons to Consider Switching to Satan

Yesterday - Cracked
By Adam Tod Brown Published: October 24th, 2014  At the risk of getting the Cracked offices fire-bombed, I'd like to pose a question: "What if Satan...

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Movies

Full 16-Minute Quantum Break Gameplay Demo Online

3 hours 33 minutes ago - Coming Soon
At gamescom, Remedy Entertainment has revealed the full Quantum Break gameplay demo that they first debuted at gamescom earlier this year. You can wat...

The Nolans Do Not Have a Hand in the Upcoming DC Cinematic Universe

Yesterday - Coming Soon
Although The Dark Knight trilogy helmer Christopher Nolan both provided the story and served as producer on Zack Snyder's apparent DC Cinematic Univer...

Paul Greengrass to Direct Berlin Wall Escape Tale The Tunnels

Yesterday - Coming Soon
Academy Award winning director Paul Greengrass is taking the director's chair on The Tunnels, an upcoming true story about an escape through tunnels d...

Warner Bros. Picks Up 'World Breaker' Epic from 'The Signal' Director

Yesterday - First Showing
If you haven't taken the time to seek out the cool indie sci-fi thriller The Signal, it's available on Blu-Ray & DVD as well as various digital downlo...

'Foxcatcher' Director of Photography to Lens First 'Star Wars' Spin-Off

Yesterday - First Showing
Briefly: Normally we don't go out of our way to report who the director of photography (or cinematographer) will be on a film unless we're big fans, b...

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Music

Circling - Single - Duncan Sheik

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Circling - Single Duncan Sheik Release Date: October 21, 2014 Total Songs: 1 Genre: Pop Price: $1.29 Copyright ℗ 2014 Duncan Sheik

I Forget Where We Were - Ben Howard

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
I Forget Where We Were Ben Howard Release Date: October 20, 2014 Total Songs: 10 Genre: Singer/Songwriter Price: $9.99 Copyright ℗ 2014 Ben Howard M...

30 Appropriate Emotional Responses To Katy Perry’s Birthday

5 hours 21 minutes ago - MTV News
Happy birthday, Katy Perry! To celebrate the 'Dark Horse' singer's 30th b'day, we got her ALL THESE FEELINGS -- 30, to be exact

This Guy Didn’t Just Win The Lottery—He Won The Same One Twice

5 hours 9 minutes ago - MTV News
Man wins the same lottery twice in Massachusetts

Crush - Bon Jovi

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Crush Bon Jovi Release Date: October 21, 2014 Total Songs: 12 Genre: Rock Price: $7.99 Copyright ℗ 2014 The Island Def Jam Music Group

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News

Lebanon army attacks gunmen in historic Tripoli market

43 minutes ago - Yahoo News
Lebanese troops attacked Islamist gunmen holed up in the historic market of the northern city of Tripoli Saturday, after deadly clashes rocked the lon...

Israeli Forces Kill U.S. Minor in West Bank Clashes

1 hour 2 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
An American minor was killed by Israeli forces during West Bank clashes on Friday, U.S. officials confirmed

Fear and indifference leave West Africa desperate for Ebola staff

58 minutes ago - Yahoo News
By David Lewis DAKAR (Reuters) - When Australia offered more than $2 million last month to the medical charity leading the fight against Ebola in West...

Botswana ruling party leads in early election results

57 minutes ago - Yahoo News
Botswana's ruling party was leading in most local council constituencies as general election results trickled in Saturday, but opposition parties made...

Nigeria court opens inquest into church collapse that killed 115

57 minutes ago - Yahoo News
By Seun Sanni LAGOS (Reuters) - Nigeria launched a court inquest on Friday into the collapse of a church guesthouse in September that killed at least...

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Politics

White House Will Review Auto Safety Regulator

Yesterday - New York Times Politics
The inquiry into the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration comes during a record year for recalls, in which the agency’s role has been scru...

HistorySource: The President Attends the World Series

Yesterday - New York Times Politics
Politics seems to have been as big a motive for presidential appearances over the decades as love of the national pastime

Cuomo’s Gun Law Plays Well Downstate but Alienates Upstate

Yesterday - New York Times Politics
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo presents the package of new gun laws known as the Safe Act as one of his greatest successes, but that is not how it is viewed acr...

Big City: A Gap Within a Gender in New York Politics

Yesterday - New York Times Politics
A robust election result for the Working Families Party is threatened by the Women’s Equality Party, which is part of a branding effort on the part...

New Ad in Connecticut Election Puts Focus on Guns

Yesterday - New York Times Politics
Michael R. Bloomberg’s spending, through his Independence USA PAC, could play a pivotal role in a closely contested race that has otherwise focused...

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Pop Culture

Bethenny Frankel's Real Housewives Comeback Has Been In The Works For HOW LONG??!

5 hours 16 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
She's bbbacccccckkk! But don't get it twisted, Bethenny Frankel's return to Real Housewives Of New York was a LOT of work. In fact, executive producer...

Benedict Cumberbatch Imitating Beyoncé Is The BEST Thing You Will Watch All Day — Guaranteed!

Yesterday - Perez Hilton
No one can do Beyoncé quite like, well, Beyoncé... But that doesn't stop other people from trying to imitate Queen Bey! While chatting with Graham N...

Renee Zellweger and 7 Other Stars Who Dramatically Changed Their Look

Yesterday - ETOnline
Renee Zellweger ignited a media firestorm recently when she appeared at the ELLE Women in Hollywood event looking dramatically different. The Oscar-w...

Bristol Palin's Brother Sounds VERY Drunk (& Homophobic) As He Describes The Palin Family Brawl! Listen To CRAZY Extended Police Tapes HERE!

Yesterday - Perez Hilton
Jeez, too bad Jerry Springer isn't still on the air - the Palin family would have made for some AMAZING guests! This week, Wasilla police released add...

Chris Martin Isn't The Only One With A Confirmed Boo! Gwyneth Paltrow & Brad Falchuk Are 'Openly Dating' But In Secret?

Yesterday - Perez Hilton
Well this makes total and complete sense! LOLz. While Chris Martin has been getting down with Jennifer Lawrence secretly but also NOT at the same time...

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Science

The Week In Drones: Monitoring Macaques, Vineyard Helpers, And More

Yesterday - Pop Sci
Grapevines In A Vineyard, Napa Valley Jim G, via Wikimedia Commons Here's a roundup of the week's top drone news: the military, commerci...

This Robot Pierces Your Cheek To Reach Your Brain

Yesterday - Pop Sci
Laboratory for the Design and Control of Energetic Systems / Vanderbilt In the future, some forms of brain surgery may not require surgeons to dri...

NASA Hosts First Agency-wide Social Media Event for Orion’s First Flight Test

Yesterday - NASA
NASA invites social media followers to apply for credentials to get a preview of the Orion spacecraft’s first flight test during NASA Social events...

NASA Media Accreditation Opens for Launch of Next SpaceX Station Resupply Mission

Yesterday - NASA
Media accreditation is open for the launch of NASA's next commercial cargo resupply flight to the International Space Station

A 57-Year-Old Computer Scientist Just Dove 135,000 Miles From The Stratosphere

Yesterday - Pop Sci
Eustace Hangs From His Parachute Paragon Space Development Corporation When Feliz Baumgartner's dove 24 miles from Earth's upper atmosp...

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Sports

Royals edge Giants 3-2 for 2-1 World Series lead (Yahoo Sports)

3 hours 36 minutes ago - Yahoo Sports
All season long and deep into October, the Kansas City Royals have relied on their winning formula of fundamental baseball: sparkling defense, a domin...

Mariota throws 5 TD pass, No. 6 Oregon beats Cal (Yahoo Sports)

3 hours 3 minutes ago - Yahoo Sports
Marcus Mariota matched his season high with five touchdown passes and broke the Oregon record for career passing yards in the No. 6 Ducks' 59-41 victo...

Mariota breaks Ducks passing mark in blowout

2 hours 55 minutes ago - CBS Sports
Mariota breaks Ducks passing mark in blowout

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T.V.

Movie Review: ‘Glen Campbell…I’ll Be Me’ – An Award Winning Documentary

5 hours 26 minutes ago - Blog Critics
Glen Campbell in concert on his Goodbye Tour. From ‘Glen Campbell…’ll Be Me,’ directed by James Keach. Photo from PCH films. When American mus...

Movie Review: ‘CITIZENFOUR’

5 hours 24 minutes ago - Blog Critics
Have you ever wanted to be a fly on the wall when history was made? CITIZENFOUR gives you that opportunity. Snowden in Hong Kong hotel Academy Award-n...

Movie Review: ‘St. Vincent’

5 hours 23 minutes ago - Blog Critics
In the world of comedy, is there anyone more reliable than Bill Murray? Not really. The man can make anything funny, rising above even some rather med...

TV Review: ‘Supernatural’ – ‘Soul Survivor’

5 hours 21 minutes ago - Blog Critics
In Supernatural’s “Soul Survivor,” Dean Winchester is saved once again. Written by Brad Buckner and Eugenie Ross-Leming, and directed by Jensen...

Fall TV Popularity Contest: Was Constantine Hella Good?

Yesterday - TV Guide
Is Constantine destined to become an (oc)cult hit? Now that the NBC drama has premiered, we want to know your thoughts — and what you think of every...

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Technology

Amazon has made its Appstore for Android obsolete

2 hours 47 minutes ago - Engadget
Since its creation, the Amazon Appstore stood apart, banned from being offered in the official store for Android apps, Google Play, until now... sort...

Netflix lines up two more TV shows for 2015: 'Bloodline' and 'F is for Family'

Yesterday - Engadget
Concerned there's not enough to watch on Netflix, or that the big studios and networks might hold stuff back for their own streaming services? Rest ea...

Over 12,000 People Evacuated Near Cerro Negro de Mayasquer and Chiles

Yesterday - Wired
It appears that an ongoing volcanic crisis along the Colombia-Ecuador border is beginning to look more significant. A sharp increase in the number and...

4 big threats native advertising faces in 2015

Yesterday - Venture Beat
GUEST POSTImage Credit: HBORecently I’ve been hosting roundtable discussions over dinner in New York and London with publishing executives who are b...

WP Engine adds disaster recovery to keep your blog alive during natural disasters & zombie uprisings

Yesterday - Venture Beat
Above: The WP Engine teamImage Credit: Jordan Novet/VentureBeatWP Engine, a Texas startup that hosts websites based on the open-source WordPress conte...

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U.S.

Tunisians skeptical on eve of historic election

1 hour 10 minutes ago - US News
TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — In a raucous cafe in a Tunis slum, men talked in loud voices and paid little attention to the politicians debating on the tele...

Mariota throws 5 TD pass, No. 6 Oregon beats Cal

3 hours 5 minutes ago - US News
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Marcus Mariota matched his season high with five touchdown passes and broke the Oregon record for career passing yards in...

Democrats try to regain lost votes outside cities

1 hour 55 minutes ago - US News
PERRY, Ga. (AP) — In an arena usually reserved for rodeos and livestock shows, Democratic Senate candidate Michelle Nunn told a boisterous crowd she...

Iran hangs woman for killing alleged rapist

1 hour 25 minutes ago - US News
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran has hanged a woman convicted of murdering a man she said was trying to rape her

Vargas to take on Vogelsong in Game 4 of Series

1 hour 25 minutes ago - US News
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Even though Jason Vargas will be making his World Series debut for Kansas City in Game 4, the Fall Classic atmosphere in San Fr...

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World

Should health care workers who treat Ebola in Africa be quarantined?

21 minutes ago - CNN World
When doctors risk their lives and sacrifice their livelihoods to go to West Africa and provide desperately needed treatment to those suffering from Eb...

Authorities: At least 27 killed in terror attack in Egypt

21 minutes ago - CNN World
At least 27 Egyptian security personnel were killed in a car bombing in the country's Sinai region, according to the Egyptian state media agency al Ah...

Executed for killing her alleged rapist

16 minutes ago - CNN World
An Iranian woman convicted of murder -- in a killing human rights groups called self-defense against her rapist -- was hanged to death Saturday, state...

Sophie Heawood: Jude Law and the accidental babies

4 hours 26 minutes ago - Guardian
Under Judes Law, there is a good chance that, if a man keeps having unprotected sex with young women, a number of them will get pregnantLook, I must a...

A hummingbird and his man

31 minutes ago - Guardian
An elderly man takes pleasure in the small things, by sharing his kitchen with a hungry hummingbird in Brasil.Todays caturday video is an amateur vide...

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Live News

Lebanon army attacks gunmen in historic Tripoli market - Yahoo News
Lebanese troops attacked Islamist gunmen holed up in the historic market of the northern city of Tripoli Saturday, after deadly clashes rocked the lon...

Should health care workers who treat Ebola in Africa be quarantined? - CNN World
When doctors risk their lives and sacrifice their livelihoods to go to West Africa and provide desperately needed treatment to those suffering from Eb...

Authorities: At least 27 killed in terror attack in Egypt - CNN World
At least 27 Egyptian security personnel were killed in a car bombing in the country's Sinai region, according to the Egyptian state media agency al Ah...

Executed for killing her alleged rapist - CNN World
An Iranian woman convicted of murder -- in a killing human rights groups called self-defense against her rapist -- was hanged to death Saturday, state...

Sophie Heawood: Jude Law and the accidental babies - Guardian
Under Judes Law, there is a good chance that, if a man keeps having unprotected sex with young women, a number of them will get pregnantLook, I must a...

A hummingbird and his man - Guardian
An elderly man takes pleasure in the small things, by sharing his kitchen with a hungry hummingbird in Brasil.Todays caturday video is an amateur vide...