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Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Guard reinforcements contain damage in Ferguson

7 minutes ago - Yahoo News
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — National Guard reinforcements helped contain the latest protests in Ferguson, preventing a second night of the chaos that led t...

Thomas Cook chief Harriet Green in shock departure

8 minutes ago - Guardian
City and shareholders unsettled by abrupt exit of boss largely credited with turning around tour operator’s fortunes in two yearsThomas Cook’s chi... by Sean Farrell

Paddington Bear – quiz

8 minutes ago - Guardian
The lovable bear in the familiar duffel coat makes the leap from page to screen as Paddington hits cinemas this week. But how much do you know about h... by Patrick Sproull

The best Christmas vegetarian recipes

8 minutes ago - Guardian
Parsnip rosti, goodwill pie and veg and a chestnut galette: all you need for meat-free menus from Christmas Eve through to Boxing DayWhen I became veg... by Anna Jones

 

Guard reinforcements contain damage in Ferguson

7 minutes ago - Yahoo News
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — National Guard reinforcements helped contain the latest protests in Ferguson, preventing a second night of the chaos that led t...

John Legend Admits That It Was Not Love At First Sight With Chrissy Teigen!

7 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
Looks like not all of John Legend was in love with all of Chrissy Teigen at first sight! [ Photos: Celebrity Mile High Club Members! ] In a recent int... by Perez Hilton

Thomas Cook chief Harriet Green in shock departure

8 minutes ago - Guardian
City and shareholders unsettled by abrupt exit of boss largely credited with turning around tour operator’s fortunes in two yearsThomas Cook’s chi... by Sean Farrell

Paddington Bear – quiz

8 minutes ago - Guardian
The lovable bear in the familiar duffel coat makes the leap from page to screen as Paddington hits cinemas this week. But how much do you know about h... by Patrick Sproull

 

Business

Review: Heading to the mall? Take these 4 shopping apps with you to save

1 hour 32 minutes ago - Fox Business
Want to save some cash while holiday shopping? The best tool can be a smartphone packed with the right apps

Zalando Revenue Surges

38 minutes ago - Wall Street Journal
Online retailer Zalando said third-quarter revenue surged 24%, boosted by growth in non-German speaking parts of Europe and as cost improvements helpe...

Russia's Sberbank Profit Slumps

24 minutes ago - Wall Street Journal
Russia’s Sberbank, the country’s biggest lender, has reported a 25% slump in third-quarter net profit on rising provisions for bad loans as the ba...

EE Confirms Talks With BT

21 minutes ago - Wall Street Journal
U.K. mobile operator EE said it is in exploratory talks with BT Group, but cautioned that it is too early to state whether any transaction may occur

Now Unhappy, Happy's Pizza Founder Is Convicted Of Tax Fraud

1 hour 2 minutes ago - Forbes
As Detroit emerges from Bankruptcy, a Detroit based pizza chain is decidedly unhappy: the Happy's Pizza founder was convicted of 32 tax crimes and cou...

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Fashion

Jian Ghomeshi Drops $55 Million Lawsuit Against CBC

Yesterday - The Cut
Canadian media personality Jian Ghomeshi — who is facing a slew of sexual-abuse charges — has dropped the $55 million lawsuit he and his lawyers f...

Don’t Forget the Little Ones: 40 Holiday Gifts for Kids

Yesterday - The Cut
Try one of these 40 picks for the young ones on your list, including a life-size stuffed tiger, leopard-print onesies for punk-rock babies, and an inf...

Now the Vogue Rats Are Chewing Through Couture

Yesterday - The Cut
The alleged Vogue rat problem has metastasized into a rat king, if you believe Gawker's latest update. According to it source, the rats are basically...

Meet FEIT, a Shoe Brand That Believes in Quality Over Quantity

Yesterday - The Cut
When I meet the brothers Josh and Tull Price in their new FEIT store on Bowery, they are busy arranging shoes on several giant planks of blonde wood...

Dhani's Luxe-Looking Slingback Heels

Yesterday - Fashionista
Just the right mix of ladylike, grandma-ish and sexy

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Food

Curried Turkey Soup

1 hour 26 minutes ago - Simply Recipes
This curried turkey soup made with leftover turkey is fashioned on a classic Anglo-Indian curried soup called “mulligatawny“. It couldn’t be eas...

Quick-Roasted Turkey with Parsley-Caper Sauce

3 hours 33 minutes ago - epicurious
Recipe from Epicurious

Cranberry Relish

Yesterday - Simply Recipes
One of my favorite things to make for Thanksgiving and the holidays is raw cranberry relish. There’s no cooking involved, just using a grinder or...

Skillet Stuffing with Apples, Shallots, and Cranberries

Yesterday - epicurious
Recipe from Epicurious

Extra-Buttery Mashed Spuds

2 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

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Games

New World of Warcraft Blood Elf Models Revealed

2 hours 21 minutes ago - Gamespot
Blizzard has revealed what the visual update on the Blood Elf race in the World of Warcraft MMO looks like so far. Posted on the Battle.net blog, the...

Rockstar Games Giving Away Custom GTA V Themed Xbox One and PS4

3 hours 19 minutes ago - Gamespot
Rockstar Games is giving away a custom designed Grand Theft Auto V-themed PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. The limited edition consoles are part of a compe...

PlayStation Co-Op Sale: Dark Souls 2, Far Cry 3, Rayman

Yesterday - Joystiq
In the spirit of the money-saving holidays (and Thanksgiving, we guess), Sony kicked off a new Co-Op Gaming sale today that discounts games with local...

Minecraft Xbox Gets Exclusive Star Wars DLC Skin Pack

Yesterday - Gamespot
Sandbox game Minecraft is getting a downloadable Star Wars skin pack today, exclusive to the Xbox One and Xbox 360 consoles. The announcement was made...

Valiant Hearts: The Great War on Android tomorrow

Yesterday - Joystiq
Valiant Hearts: The Great War will be available on Android via Google Play and the Amazon Appstore starting tomorrow, November 26. Valiant Hearts: The...

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Health

Are You Packing Healthy School Lunches? Don’t Be So Sure

Yesterday - Health
Getty Images For so many parents, it’s a happy morning ritual: sending their kids off to school with a quick kiss good-bye and a packed lunch, secur...

8 Health Trends That Need to Die, According to Celeb Trainers

Yesterday - Health
Getty Images Everyone has an opinion when it comes to your well-being—whether that means what you should be putting in your mouth (quinoa, anyone?)...

Most Americans With HIV Don't Have Virus Under Control, CDC Says

Yesterday - WebMD
U.S. experts cite indifference, lack of access to care

FDA Advisory Panel Says Steroid Shots for Back Pain Can Continue

Yesterday - Health
By Steven ReinbergHealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Nov. 25, 2014 (HealthDay News) — An expert advisory panel to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration dec...

Mom, Can You Drive? Knowing When to Take the Keys

Yesterday - MSNBC Health
Worries about older relatives driving spike around the holidays. But how do we know when it's time to take the car keys away from elderly parents?

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Humor

Comic for November 26, 2014

2 hours 34 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

5 Popular Safety Measures That Can Kill You Horribly

2 days ago - Cracked
By Kevin Phelan Published: November 25th, 2014 

6 Insane Meltdowns by Actors On Set of Their Greatest Movies

2 days ago - Cracked
By Matthew Kohlmorgen,JM McNab Published: November 25th, 2014 

7 Reasons 'Assassin's Creed' Is the Least Playable Game Ever

2 days ago - Cracked
By Luke McKinney Published: November 25th, 2014 

6 Gross Thanksgiving Foods Your Grandparents Ate (We Tested)

2 days ago - Cracked
By Evan V. Symon Published: November 25th, 2014 

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Movies

It’s The Flash vs. Arrow in the New Crossover Trailer!

2 hours 21 minutes ago - Coming Soon
A trailer for the epic two-night event The post It’s The Flash vs. Arrow in the New Crossover Trailer! appeared first on ComingSoon.net

Movies and TV Shows Coming to Netflix in December 2014

Yesterday - Coming Soon
The Wolf of Wall Street, Marco Polo, Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones, Anchorman 2 and more! The post Movies and TV Shows Coming to Netflix in Dec...

Mel Brooks is Adam Sandler’s Father in Hotel Transylvania 2

Yesterday - Coming Soon
Voicing the ancient vampire Vlad The post Mel Brooks is Adam Sandler’s Father in Hotel Transylvania 2 appeared first on ComingSoon.net

Game of Thrones Launches Mysterious Promotional Site

Yesterday - Coming Soon
The fifth season of the hit HBO series arrives in 2015 The post Game of Thrones Launches Mysterious Promotional Site appeared first on ComingSoon.net

The Cake Trailer Shows Off Jennifer Aniston’s Dramatic Side

Yesterday - Coming Soon
The Daniel Barnz film hits theaters January 23, 2015 The post The Cake Trailer Shows Off Jennifer Aniston’s Dramatic Side appeared first on ComingSo...

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Music

She's the One - Single - Mavado

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
She's the One - Single Mavado Release Date: November 25, 2014 Total Songs: 1 Genre: Modern Dancehall Price: $1.29 Copyright ℗ 2014 DJ Frass Records

Pop (feat. LIINKS) - Single - Mord Fustang

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Pop (feat. LIINKS) - Single Mord Fustang Release Date: November 25, 2014 Total Songs: 1 Genre: Dance Price: $1.29 Copyright ℗ 2014 Magic Trooper

All In a Day (feat. Young Thug, YG & Vital) - Single - Berner

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
All In a Day (feat. Young Thug, YG & Vital) - Single Berner Release Date: November 25, 2014 Total Songs: 2 Genre: Hip-Hop Price: $1.99 Copyright ℗ 2...

Amateur Hour (feat. Brandon Wardell) - Bob Odenkirk

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Amateur Hour (feat. Brandon Wardell) Bob Odenkirk Release Date: November 25, 2014 Total Songs: 20 Genre: Comedy Price: $9.99 Copyright ℗ 2014 aspeci...

The Hustler's Catalog - Smoke DZA

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
The Hustler's Catalog Smoke DZA Release Date: November 25, 2014 Total Songs: 15 Genre: Hip-Hop/Rap Price: $9.99 Copyright ℗ 2014 R.F.C. Music Group...

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News

Guard reinforcements contain damage in Ferguson

24 minutes ago - Yahoo News
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — National Guard reinforcements helped contain the latest protests in Ferguson, preventing a second night of the chaos that led t...

Dozens Arrested on 'Much Better Night' in Ferguson

29 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
Police arrested 44 people as protests erupted in Ferguson, Missouri, for a second night, police said early Wednesday

Freighter with 700 migrants being towed to Crete

36 minutes ago - Yahoo News
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek authorities say a navy vessel is towing a crippled freighter with hundreds of migrants on board to safety on the souther...

Prince vanishes from social media

34 minutes ago - Yahoo News
Prince, whose distaste for the music industry's conventions is well known, has abruptly disappeared from social media after tentative efforts to promo...

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Politics

Obama Faces Protests in Chicago That Immigration Plan Is Too Meager

Yesterday - New York Times Politics
Expecting a receptive audience, President Obama instead pared down a speech in Chicago on his immigration overhaul as protesters shouted for even more...

America's oldest political insult

Yesterday - Politico
Presidents have always been 'kings' to their enemies

National Briefing | South: Arkansas: Another Judge Rejects Marriage Ban

Yesterday - New York Times Politics
Judge Kristine Baker of Federal District Court struck down Arkansas’ same-sex marriage ban on Tuesday, which could pave the way for county clerks to...

Obama Threatens to Veto $440 Billion Tax Deal

Yesterday - New York Times Politics
The president, saying that an emerging agreement to extend a number of existing tax cuts favored corporations over the middle class, delivered a setba...

Obama to Introduce Sweeping New Controls on Ozone Emissions

Yesterday - New York Times Politics
The regulation would be the latest in a series of E.P.A. controls on air pollution that wafts from smokestacks and tailpipes and will probably set off...

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Pop Culture

John Legend Admits That It Was Not Love At First Sight With Chrissy Teigen!

1 hour 3 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
Looks like not all of John Legend was in love with all of Chrissy Teigen at first sight! [ Photos: Celebrity Mile High Club Members! ] In a recent int...

Perez Reviews: 'The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night Time'

1 hour 1 minute ago - Perez Hilton
The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night Time is one of the best plays we have EVER seen!!! Wildly inventive in every which way, the new show on B...

It Was A Night Full Of Stars At The Dancing With The Stars Finale — But Who Walked Away With The Mirrorball Trophy!?

1 hour ago - Perez Hilton
We seriously can't believe it's already over, but the 19th season of Dancing With the Stars just crowned a new winner!!! Now fair warning, this is goi...

Prince Deletes Social Media Accounts & Removes Almost All Of His YouTube Videos!

1 hour 30 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
The Prince giveth and the Prince taketh away! [ Related: Prince Takes His First Ever Selfie ] Just on the heels of Prince showing off his first ever s...

'Dancing With The Stars' Season 19 Winner: Who Took Home the Mirror Ball Trophy?

Yesterday - ETOnline
*WARNING: SPOILERS This Dancing With The Stars season 19 championship had everything you could possibly want in a season finale! Big name musical sta...

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Science

The World's Biggest Aircraft

Yesterday - Pop Sci
The Airlander's unique shape provides 40 percent of the vessel’s aerodynamic lift (the rest comes from helium)—enough to keep 10 tons of car...

NSFW Lunar EVA Checklists

Yesterday - Pop Sci
We didn't know it at the time, but some astronauts took girls to the Moon. …

45 Gifts To Buy For Your Favorite Popular Science Editor In 2014

Yesterday - Pop Sci
We like to geek out over all kinds of things here at Popular Science. From retro-cool, to cutting-edge, to future-tech there's nothing like a good giz...

Data From Satellites Confirm: Glaciers Are Retreating

Yesterday - Pop Sci
Glaciers are having a hard time all around the world. A new book outlines the findings of a years-long effort by researchers and research groups acros...

Americans Don't Know A Lot About Internet History Or Policy

Yesterday - Pop Sci
The Pew Research Center quizzed Americans on their knowledge of technology and the web, and the results were pretty middling. …

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Sports

No. 12 Villanova beats No. 19 Michigan 60-55 (Yahoo Sports)

2 hours 49 minutes ago - Yahoo Sports
NEW YORK (AP) -- JayVaughn Pinkston had the go-ahead basket and game-saving block in the final minute to lift No. 12 Villanova over No. 19 Michigan 60...

Bulls pull Rose as precaution

Yesterday - CBS Sports
Bulls pull Rose as precaution

Rose (hammy) lasts 10 minutes vs. Nuggets

3 hours 20 minutes ago - ESPN
Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose re-injured his left hamstring in the first half of Tuesday night's game against the Denver Nuggets and did not...

No. 3 Arizona beats Kansas State 72-68 in Maui (Yahoo Sports)

Yesterday - Yahoo Sports
LAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) -- Arizona came to Maui to face adversity. There was some back in the desert through the first four games, though most of that wa...

Lawson has 20 points, Nuggets beat Bulls 114-109 (Yahoo Sports)

Yesterday - Yahoo Sports
DENVER (AP) -- Ty Lawson scored 20 points, including a key jumper in the waning seconds, and the Denver Nuggets beat the Chicago Bulls 114-109 on Tues...

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T.V.

Music Review: Davidge [Massive Attack] – “Riot Pictures” [New Single Featuring Sandie Shaw]

2 hours 46 minutes ago - Blog Critics
Legendary electronic producer Neil Davidge (a.k.a Davidge) is best known for his production and songwriting work with electronic music group Massive A...

Music Review: The Stanley Clarke Band – ‘Up’ [Mack Avenue Records]

Yesterday - Blog Critics
If you are a top-flight bassist—both acoustic and electric—and if you’ve been playing over the years with a roster of some of the finest musical...

Who Won Dancing with the Stars?

Yesterday - TV Guide
Well, we've arrived at the end of another long, hard season of Dancing with the Stars. I don't know about you guys, but I totally empathize with the...

Music Review: Gene Clark [The Byrds] – ‘Two Sides to Every Story’ [2014 Deluxe Edition]

Yesterday - Blog Critics
I’ve been a huge fan of the music of Gene Clark. In fact, when I purchased the 2006 Byrds 4-CD box set, There Is a Season, the first thing I did was...

Music Review: The Smashing Pumpkins – ‘Monuments to an Elegy’

Yesterday - Blog Critics
Monuments to an Elegy is the penultimate record in The Smashing Pumpkins’ long-running album cycle Teargarden by Kaleidyscope. It hits stores Decemb...

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Technology

Skype now lets you videocall while doing other things on your Android phone

22 minutes ago - Engadget
A call comes in on Skype from that old family friend who's now living in Sweden, but you're in the middle of a pretty amazing game of Threes, or finel...

5 big data implementation mistakes to avoid

2 hours 4 minutes ago - Venture Beat
GUEST:In recent years, few terms have been as overused and misunderstood as “big data.” From making predictions about massive flu outbreaks with a...

Canva Courts Design Pros With New Social Features And A Marketplace For Their Work

1 hour 55 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 US-Australian startup Canva is injecting a dose of social into its easy-to-use graphic design platform after it rolled out public user profiles, a T...

The CIA and Homeland Security want to delete almost all their emails

2 hours 5 minutes ago - Engadget
Usually, deleting emails is a no-fanfare, one-click affair -- but not when you're the Central Intelligence Agency or the Department of Homeland Securi...

Samsung Electronics Sells Assets In Defense, Chemical Units, Plans To Reinvest Capital In Core Business

2 hours 40 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 Samsung Electronics has announced that it will sell stakes in Samsung Techwin and Samsung General Chemicals to Hanhwa Corp. in order to raise money...

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U.S.

Arab world's beloved singer Sabah dies at 87

1 hour 3 minutes ago - US News
BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanon's official news agency says beloved Lebanese singer and entertainer Sabah has died at the age of 87

Benin says Lassa fever kills 9, no Ebola found

18 minutes ago - US News
COTONOU, Benin (AP) — The Healthy Ministry in Benin says nine people have died from Lassa fever, a viral disease common in West Africa with symptoms...

AP sources: Gov't to set stricter smog standard

17 minutes ago - US News
WASHINGTON (AP) — The stricter smog standard proposed by the Obama administration joins a string of historic — and controversial — moves by the...

Guard Reinforcements Contain Damage in Ferguson

23 minutes ago - ABC News
Guard reinforcements help contain damage from latest Ferguson protests; Wilson breaks silence

Protesters Clear out as Ferguson Streets Calm Down

1 hour 13 minutes ago - ABC News
Ferguson streets calm down as protesters disperse, National Guard remains on watch

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World

Thomas Cook chief Harriet Green in shock departure

34 minutes ago - Guardian
City and shareholders unsettled by abrupt exit of boss largely credited with turning around tour operator’s fortunes in two yearsThomas Cook’s chi...

Paddington Bear – quiz

34 minutes ago - Guardian
The lovable bear in the familiar duffel coat makes the leap from page to screen as Paddington hits cinemas this week. But how much do you know about h...

The best Christmas vegetarian recipes

34 minutes ago - Guardian
Parsnip rosti, goodwill pie and veg and a chestnut galette: all you need for meat-free menus from Christmas Eve through to Boxing DayWhen I became veg...

Araucaria’s final crossword: one last treat from the master

34 minutes ago - Guardian
The Rev John Graham died a year ago, and to mark the anniversary his incomplete final puzzle has been lovingly completed by his fellow setter Philisti...

Families facing eviction from New Era estate outraged at landlord’s mansion

34 minutes ago - Guardian
Westbrook partners investor attacked for £4m home as firm plans offshore ownership for flats to avoid corporation taxThe Mayfair investor overseeing...

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Live News

Guard reinforcements contain damage in Ferguson - Yahoo News
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — National Guard reinforcements helped contain the latest protests in Ferguson, preventing a second night of the chaos that led t...

John Legend Admits That It Was Not Love At First Sight With Chrissy Teigen! - Perez Hilton
Looks like not all of John Legend was in love with all of Chrissy Teigen at first sight! [ Photos: Celebrity Mile High Club Members! ] In a recent int...

Thomas Cook chief Harriet Green in shock departure - Guardian
City and shareholders unsettled by abrupt exit of boss largely credited with turning around tour operator’s fortunes in two yearsThomas Cook’s chi...

Paddington Bear – quiz - Guardian
The lovable bear in the familiar duffel coat makes the leap from page to screen as Paddington hits cinemas this week. But how much do you know about h...

The best Christmas vegetarian recipes - Guardian
Parsnip rosti, goodwill pie and veg and a chestnut galette: all you need for meat-free menus from Christmas Eve through to Boxing DayWhen I became veg...

Araucaria’s final crossword: one last treat from the master - Guardian
The Rev John Graham died a year ago, and to mark the anniversary his incomplete final puzzle has been lovingly completed by his fellow setter Philisti...