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Wednesday, August 24, 2016

North Korean submarine missile launch shows improved ability

11 minutes ago - Yahoo News
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A ballistic missile fired from a North Korean submarine on Wednesday flew about 500 kilometers (310 miles), the longest fl...

Powerful 6.8-magnitude earthquake hits Myanmar

11 minutes ago - Yahoo News
A powerful 6.8-magnitude earthquake hit north-central Myanmar Wednesday, the US Geological Survey reported, with tremors felt around the region. The e...

Recordings of tiger sounds aim to help save wild population

11 minutes ago - Yahoo News
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Tigers use a grunt-like snort called chuffing as a greeting, short roars for intimidation and long roars to find mates

Laziz the tiger and friends leave Gaza for new life

11 minutes ago - Yahoo News
Gaza's last tiger left the war-ravaged Palestinian enclave Wednesday with monkeys, emus, a porcupine and other animals from a zoo dubbed the "world's...

 

TRUMP for softening immigration stance -- AP and WSJ on Clinton Foundation -- WaPo: INSIDE Clinton’s big money August – HILLARY’s ‘run out the clock’ strategy -- SCOOP: Christie hosting transition call today

1 minute ago - Politico
BULLETIN -- 10:18 p.m.: “ROME (AP) - An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude estimated at 6.1 has rattled Rome and central Italy in the middle of... by daniel@politico.com (Daniel Lippman)

Carville thanks Trump for visiting Louisiana, donation

1 minute ago - Politico
Longtime Clinton ally James Carville sounded a note of appreciation for Donald Trump on Wednesday for his visit last week to Louisiana amid catastroph... by ngass@politico.com (Nick Gass)

Long Island artist paints Pokemon mural

3 minutes ago - US News
A Long Island artist has captured all the Pokemon critters _ on a 25-foot-high wall of his studio, that is by Kenneth T. Walsh

North Korean submarine missile launch shows improved ability

3 minutes ago - US News
Seoul says a North Korean ballistic missile fired from a submarine flew about 500 kilometers (310 miles) in the longest flight by that type of weapon,...

 

Business

Ahead of the Bell: US existing-home sales

44 minutes ago - Fox Business
The National Association of Realtors reports on July sales of existing homes Wednesday at 10 a.m. Eastern

EpiPen Price Gouging Came As Mylan Pulled Off Tax Inversion

39 minutes ago - Fox Business
Mylan Labs, the Pittsburgh-based pharmaceutical giant at the center of a major drug pricing storm over the EpiPen, managed to pull off a tax-ducking c...

Wall Street is Watching Housing but Thinking Fed

48 minutes ago - MSNBC Business
Mortgage applications and existing home sales should be a focus for Wall Street as traders countdown to Friday's speech by Fed Chair Janet Yellen

Express Shares Plunges After Disappointing Profit And Sales, Downbeat Outlook

57 minutes ago - Fox Business
Shares of Express Inc. plunged 17% in premarket trade Wednesday, after the apparel and accessories retailer reported fiscal second-quarter profit and...

Lamborghini is Launching a $200,000 SUV

1 hour 4 minutes ago - MSNBC Business
Lamborghini sold a record 3,245 vehicles worldwide in 2015, including just over 1,000 in the United States

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Fashion

The Final Five Play Compete as Hungry, Hungry Hippos on The Tonight Show

6 hours 9 minutes ago - The Cut
The Final Five are back in the United States and they’ve been making their rounds on the morning and evening talk shows. And on Tuesday, Simone Bile...

The Final Five Would Like Everyone to Know There’s No Bad Blood Between Any of Them

Yesterday - The Cut
During the Rio Olympics, the Final Five achieved a great deal, winning medal after medal and plenty of attention was showered on the team as a whole...

This Yoga Teacher Has a Powerful Message for People Who Think You Have to Be Skinny to Do Yoga

Yesterday - The Cut
Dana Falsetti has a refreshing attitude about yoga: that you don’t have to be skinny (or even necessarily strong) to practice it. That’s probably...

Justin Timberlake Gets Cool New Photo Strip to Show Off in His Dorm Room

Yesterday - The Cut
Best bat mitzvah ever! ... More »

John Krasinski Has Learned to Feed Himself

Yesterday - The Cut
Against all odds, human male John Krasinski has finally learned how to feed himself.“It took me 36 years to learn how to cook for myself,” the act...

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Food

How To Make Jam in the Microwave

2 days ago - Simply Recipes
This one goes out to all of you who really want to make jam, but just lack the time, energy, counter space, or mental fortitude for a large canning...

Cheesy Zucchini Bites

4 days ago - Simply Recipes
If there is one thing you can count on during the summer, it’s zucchini, and plenty of it! These cheesy little zucchini bites are a great way to put...

Soft and Chewy Sugar Cookies

7 days ago - Simply Recipes
Rolling this cookie dough in my hands makes me so happy. I’m immediately thrust back to grade school, making cookies with my mom and my friends. I l...

Three-Cheese Lasagna

08/15/2016 - Simply Recipes
As classic as lasagna is, it’s not top of my mind during the summer. But summer ingredients like fresh herbs and dark, leafy greens make for such a...

Games

Battlefield 1's Premium Pass and First DLC Expansion Detailed

37 minutes ago - Gamespot
Battlefield 1's Premium Pass will include early access to new multiplayer maps, four digital expansions, and a range of new weapons, dog tags, and ski...

No Man's Sky Getting New PS4 Patch This Week

27 minutes ago - Gamespot
A new patch is coming to the PlayStation 4 version of No Man's Sky this week, Hello Games has announced. When it's released, it will mean that around...

New Total War: Warhammer DLC Introduces Legendary Lords

3 hours 1 minute ago - Gamespot
Sega has released a new trailer for Total War: Warhammer showing off the new content being added as part of the Grim & The Grave DLC pack.Among the ad...

Madden NFL 17 Review

Yesterday - Gamespot
Madden games have historically had many different difficulty settings and challenges, but Madden NFL 17 actually gives you the confidence and the desi...

New Lumines Game Coming to Mobile Next Week

Yesterday - Gamespot
Cult classic action puzzle game Lumines: Puzzle & Music will be launching for iOS and Android devices on September 1. The game will be available world...

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Health

Florida Teen Survives 'Brain-Eating' Amoeba Infection

Yesterday - MSNBC Health
Sebastian DeLeon, 16, is just one of four people in the United States who have survived a Naegleria fowleri infection in the past 50 years

Expect More U.S. Zika Virus Cases, Experts Say

Yesterday - MSNBC Health
Zika virus has turned up in a new part of Florida, and experts say it's almost certainly not done spreading

Zion Harvey: A Year After His Double Hand Transplant

Yesterday - MSNBC Health
NBC News recently visited with Zion Harvey, who last year became the first child to receive a double hand transplant

Patent Monopolies Driving High U.S. Drug Prices: Study

Yesterday - WebMD
Prescription drug prices are skyrocketing in the United States due in large part to government regulations, a new analysis finds

Zion Harvey: A Year After His Double Hand Transplant

Yesterday - MSNBC Health
NBC News visited with Zion Harvey, who last year became the first child to receive a double hand transplant at CHOP

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Humor

Comic for August 24, 2016

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5 Movie Villains Who Were Secretly The Good Guys

Yesterday - Cracked
By Tara Marie Published: August 23rd, 2016 

5 Animals We've Bred Into Existence That Spit In God's Face

Yesterday - Cracked
By Dibyajyoti Lahiri Published: August 23rd, 2016 

5 Ways You're Probably Picturing History Wrong

Yesterday - Cracked
By J. Remy von Freeden,E.M. Caris,J.N. Nelson,Chris Janney,Jamie Wyman,Leo Bensman Published: August 23rd, 2016 

The 13 Most Insane Things Happening Right Now (8/23)

Yesterday - Cracked
By T. S. Obiech,Scott Laffey Published: August 23rd, 2016 

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Movies

Samara is Reborn in the First Rings Trailer and Poster

1 hour 36 minutes ago - Coming Soon
Samara is reborn in the first Rings trailer and poster On October 28, the beloved “Ring” horror franchise returns with Rings, directed by F. Jav...

Get Shorty TV Series Lands Ray Romano and Chris O’Dowd

Yesterday - Coming Soon
Ray Romano and Chris O’Dowd will headline EPIX’s upcoming Get Shorty TV series EPIX and MGM Television have, according to a story at Deadline,...

The Monolith Movie in the Works at Lionsgate

Yesterday - Coming Soon
The Monolith movie in the works at Lionsgate The Monolith is heading for the big screen, says The Hollywood Reporter. According to the trade, Lionsgat...

Watch: First Trailer for Indie Drama 'Miss Stevens' Starring Lily Rabe

Yesterday - First Showing
"I don't really have a lot of friends…" "I don't either." The Orchard has released a trailer for the award-winning indie drama Miss Stevens, which p...

US Trailer for Jocelyn Moorhouse's 'The Dressmaker' with Kate Winslet

Yesterday - First Showing
"You can transform people… That's very powerful." Broad Green Pictures + Amazon Studios have released an official US trailer for Jocelyn Moorhouse's...

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Music

Bella Thorne Proudly Comes Out As Bisexual

Yesterday - MTV News
Actress Bella Thorne has come out as bisexual, just a week after announcing her split from Gregg Sulkin

Dylan Sprouse And His Girlfriend Have A Beauty And The Beast Question

Yesterday - MTV News
Disney Channel alum Dylan Sprouse shares a "Suite" photo with his girlfriend Dayna Frazer on Instagram

Who Needs A Time Machine When You Can Watch This Legends Of Tomorrow Supercut Instead?

Yesterday - MTV News
Let's revisit all of "DC's Legends of Tomorrow"'s most temporal adventures with this insane supercut

Get Right - Single - Jimmy Eat World

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Get Right - Single Jimmy Eat World Release Date: August 22, 2016 Total Songs: 1 Genre: Alternative Price: $1.29 Copyright ℗ 2016 Exotic Location Rec...

Halt Stays On Fire

Yesterday - MTV News
In its third season, AMC's period computer drama keeps getting better

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News

Pearl Jam Stops Mid-Song to Eject Unruly Fan

2 hours 57 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
Pearl Jam frontman Eddie Vedder stopped mid-song a Wrigley Field concert to teach an apparently unruly fan a lesson

North Korean submarine missile launch shows improved ability

32 minutes ago - Yahoo News
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A ballistic missile fired from a North Korean submarine on Wednesday flew about 500 kilometers (310 miles), the longest fl...

Powerful 6.8-magnitude earthquake hits Myanmar

31 minutes ago - Yahoo News
A powerful 6.8-magnitude earthquake hit north-central Myanmar Wednesday, the US Geological Survey reported, with tremors felt around the region. The e...

Recordings of tiger sounds aim to help save wild population

30 minutes ago - Yahoo News
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Tigers use a grunt-like snort called chuffing as a greeting, short roars for intimidation and long roars to find mates

Clinton proposes new federal fund to combat Zika virus

28 minutes ago - Yahoo News
LAGUNA BEACH, Calif. (AP) — As the Zika virus continues to spread, Hillary Clinton is proposing a new fund to improve the federal government's respo...

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Politics

12/31/1969 -

The 2016 Race: Democrats Have a 60 Percent Chance to Retake the Senate

41 minutes ago - New York Times Politics
The Upshot announces its first 2016 Senate forecast. Democrats are defending only 10 seats while the Republicans have to preserve 24

Chicago's Violence Can Be Stopped in a Week, Trump Says

1 hour 4 minutes ago - MSNBC Politics
The GOP nominee said he met a "top" Chicago cop who told him that he could "stop much of this horror show that's going on" in the city within a week

Trump touted 'tough' immigration plan before mulling 'softening'

1 hour 1 minute ago - Politico
Minutes before suggesting he would be open to "softening" his position on illegal immigration proposals, Donald Trump took pains to emphasize that the...

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Pop Culture

Kendall Jenner Shares Cheeky, Unpublished 'Vogue' Swimsuit Pic

1 hour 14 minutes ago - ETOnline
Booty, booty, booty!

Britney Spears Drops By Carpool Karaoke To Help Clean Up James Corden's Toxic Mind — Watch The Preview HERE!

47 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
The wait is almost over! Ever since James Corden kicked off Carpool Karaoke with Mariah Carey, we've had a dream list of passengers and now one of our...

Judge Who Threw Out Kesha's Case Against Sony Is MARRIED To A Lawyer With Ties To The Company — WHAT??

45 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
Something smells fishy here... On Tuesday, it was reported that Kesha may've never stood a chance in her case against Dr. Luke last April as the New Y...

Jason Derulo and James Corden Struggle to Keep Up With Kid Choreographers in 'Toddlerography'

2 hours 51 minutes ago - ETOnline
Derulo couldn't handle the toddlers' moves!

Kylie Jenner Reveals She's Been Suffering From Food Poisoning: 'I Don't Look Sexy Right Now at All'

3 hours 39 minutes ago - ETOnline
The cosmetics guru shared the news with her fans on Snapchat

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Science

Media Invited to Interview Future Space Station Crew, Attend Televised NASA Briefing

Yesterday - NASA
NASA is inviting media to attend a news conference and conduct one-on-one interviews Tuesday, Aug. 30, at NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston, wi...

Tesla's Model S Now Drives Like A Ferrari, Thanks To Bigger Battery

Yesterday - Pop Sci
Cars Ludicrous Mode goes from 0-60 in 2.5 seconds Tesla took Ludicrous Mode to new heights today. Some subtle wiring changes and a major bat...

Your Food Could Soon Come Packaged In Milk

Yesterday - Pop Sci
Science A new biodegradable film made out of casein is being researched The various types of packaging that protects the food you buy from t...

Pokémon Go Lost A Third Of Its Users

Yesterday - Pop Sci
Entertainment There's been a 15 million user decline since its peak last month Pokémon Go is having a rough time with the long-haul. After...

How Long Would It Take To Fall Through The World?

Yesterday - Pop Sci
Science Longer than you might think Would you fall through the world if there was a giant hole, or just die in the center?

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Sports

Usain Bolt will likely pass stardom baton to Andre de Grasse before 2020 Tokyo Games

8 minutes ago - Sporting News
Canada's Andre de Grasse isn't the next Usain Bolt, but he is the next megastar the world will see in track and field when the Tokyo Games arrive in 2...

2016 Outlook: Isaiah Canaan

36 minutes ago - CBS Sports

2016 Outlook: Robert Covington

35 minutes ago - CBS Sports

2016 Outlook: Joel Embiid

34 minutes ago - CBS Sports

2016 Outlook: Jerami Grant

32 minutes ago - CBS Sports

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T.V.

Pretty Little Liars: Aria and Jason DiLaurentis' Secret Revealed!

Yesterday - TV Guide
[Warning: The following contains spoilers for Tuesday's episode of Pretty Little Liars. Read at your own risk!] There's still a lot to be revealed in...

Italy's Dark Crime Drama Gomorrah Is Your Next Obsession

Yesterday - TV Guide
If you've been paying even the smallest amount of attention to the expanding world of television, it's clear the U.S. has produced some of the world's...

Suits Mega Buzz: Mike Goes Rogue and It Might Backfire in a Big Way

Yesterday - TV Guide
Oh, Mike. What are we going to do with you? Now that Mike (Patrick J. Adams) knows that Kevin (Erik Palladino) didn't sell out his father-in-law's sh...

Lifetime Adds to True-Crime Craze with a Familiar Psychopath

Yesterday - TV Guide
We love to talk about how Netflix and FX ushered in a new era of true-crime television thanks to Making a Murderer and The People v. O.J. Simpson: Ame...

Gotham: Yep, That Was Jerome's Laugh In the Season 2 Finale

Yesterday - TV Guide
The big reveal of Gotham's Season 2 finale was that Hugo Strange (BD Wong) had cooked up a Bruce Wayne (David Mazouz) doppleganger in Indian Hill. How...

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Technology

Encryption under fire in Europe as France and Germany call for decrypt law

16 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 A fresh chapter of the crypto wars looks to be opening up in Europe, after the French and German interior ministers took to a podium yesterday to lo...

Amazon now offers unlimited cloud storage for £55 per year

32 minutes ago - Engadget
One of the benefits of being an Amazon Prime member is unlimited cloud storage for photos, as well as 5GB of space for other file types. If you own an...

Dyson Crams a Heater, Fan, and Air Purifier Into One Device

1 hour 18 minutes ago - Wired
The Dyson Pure Hot+Cool Link is one temperature-and-air-quality regulator to rule them all. The post Dyson Crams a Heater, Fan, and Air Purifier Into...

Brooks Wants You to Test Its New Helmets—Responsibly, Thank You Very Much

1 hour 12 minutes ago - Wired
The storied British cycling brand famous for its saddles is moving a ways up the body with its newest product release, a line of bike helmets. The pos...

Storm’s a Comin’! Quick, Let’s Put the House on Stilts

57 minutes ago - Wired
All along the New Jersey coast, homeowners are raising their houses. Ira Wagner captures the trend. The post Storm’s a Comin’! Quick, Let’s Put...

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U.S.

Health Tip: Explaining Circuit Training

57 minutes ago - US News
Here's how it works

Health Tip: Losing Hair After Pregnancy

57 minutes ago - US News
Here's what can help

Long Island artist paints Pokemon mural

39 minutes ago - US News
A Long Island artist has captured all the Pokemon critters _ on a 25-foot-high wall of his studio, that is

North Korean submarine missile launch shows improved ability

32 minutes ago - US News
Seoul says a North Korean ballistic missile fired from a submarine flew about 500 kilometers (310 miles) in the longest flight by that type of weapon,...

Clinton proposes new federal fund to combat Zika virus

28 minutes ago - US News
As the Zika virus continues to spread, Clinton proposing a new fund to improve government's response

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World

Myanmar hit by 6.8 magnitude earthquake

34 minutes ago - BBC
A 6.8 magnitude earthquake struck central Myanmar at a depth of 84km, the US Geological Survey says

Turkish tanks roll into northern Syria

31 minutes ago - BBC
Turkish tanks have crossed into Syria as part of Turkey's military operation to drive militants from so-called Islamic State, out of northern Syria

China unveils 2020 Mars mission probe and rover

7 hours 14 minutes ago - BBC
China gives the world a first glimpse of the space probe and rover it plans to use in its first mission to Mars in 2020

Jonah Fisher: Glimmer of hope for Myanmar's Rohingya?

2 hours 27 minutes ago - BBC
Myanmar's Rohingya Muslim minority will have a commission to look into their plight, headed by former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan

Canada's Mounties allow women in uniform to wear hijabs

1 hour 35 minutes ago - BBC
The Royal Canadian Mounted Police, known as the Mounties, plans to allow women to wear hijabs as part of their iconic uniforms

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Live News

TRUMP for softening immigration stance -- AP and WSJ on Clinton Foundation -- WaPo: INSIDE Clinton’s big money August – HILLARY’s ‘run out the clock’ strategy -- SCOOP: Christie hosting transition call today - Politico
BULLETIN -- 10:18 p.m.: “ROME (AP) - An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude estimated at 6.1 has rattled Rome and central Italy in the middle of...

Carville thanks Trump for visiting Louisiana, donation - Politico
Longtime Clinton ally James Carville sounded a note of appreciation for Donald Trump on Wednesday for his visit last week to Louisiana amid catastroph...

Health Tip: Explaining Circuit Training - US News
Here's how it works

Health Tip: Losing Hair After Pregnancy - US News
Here's what can help

Long Island artist paints Pokemon mural - US News
A Long Island artist has captured all the Pokemon critters _ on a 25-foot-high wall of his studio, that is

North Korean submarine missile launch shows improved ability - US News
Seoul says a North Korean ballistic missile fired from a submarine flew about 500 kilometers (310 miles) in the longest flight by that type of weapon,...