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Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Google parks its map-making tool inside Drive for easy access

4 minutes ago - Joystiq
To make things easily accessible, Google is nesting its My Maps feature in Drive. This means that in addition to creating custom maps for whatever nee... by Billy Steele

Revisiting James Stewart's Den of Thieves

5 minutes ago - The Huffington Post
I recently reread Den of Thieves by James Stewart, 1991. Leverage finance remains a primary driver of revenues on Wall Street. Although the business i... by James Dondero

5 Tips to Avoid Outliving Your Retirement Savings

5 minutes ago - The Huffington Post
If you think the typical American retires at age 65 and then walks away from the working world, you might be surprised. Almost two out of three Americ... by Laura Adams

Barack Obama Is Not A Fan Of Peas In Guacamole

5 minutes ago - The Huffington Post
President Barack Obama does not plan on giving peas a chance. At least not in his guacamole. The leader of the free world weighed in on the heated de... by Igor Bobic

 

Family Sues After California Frat Pledge Died on Hazing Hike

Less than a minute ago - ABC News
Family sues a year after California fraternity pledge dies on grueling hazing hike

$3 Million Restoration Project Improves Alcatraz Island

Less than a minute ago - ABC News
Upgrades made at Alcatraz Island in San Francisco Bay unveiled after $3 million project

ACE, Dycom, Chemours, Kraft and Melco are big market movers

2 minutes ago - Fox Business
Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Wednesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market: NYSE ACE Ltd., up 81 cents to...

Architect of Argentine financial recovery urges Greece to renegotiate its debt

2 minutes ago - Fox Business
As Argentines closely watch the financial turmoil in Greece recalling their own worst crisis 14 years ago, the architect of the South American country...

 

Business

ACE, Dycom, Chemours, Kraft and Melco are big market movers

42 minutes ago - Fox Business
Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Wednesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market: NYSE ACE Ltd., up 81 cents to...

Architect of Argentine financial recovery urges Greece to renegotiate its debt

34 minutes ago - Fox Business
As Argentines closely watch the financial turmoil in Greece recalling their own worst crisis 14 years ago, the architect of the South American country...

App Smart: One Last Ingredient for a Well-Stocked Bar

24 minutes ago - New York Times Business
How to mix drinks, with apps serving as the bartender’s guide to a spirited cocktail party

Zozi Raises $30 Million in Financing

2 hours 38 minutes ago - New York Times Business
With the new capital, the start-up will continue its quest to become, in its words, the OpenTable of the travel industry

Gerson Lehrman Seeks New Image as Investor Cashes Out

1 hour 16 minutes ago - New York Times Business
The firm wants to be known as a “platform for professional learning,” reflecting an effort to recruit customers beyond Wall Street

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Fashion

Sole Society Raises $8 Million From Nordstrom and Insight Venture Partners

34 minutes ago - Fashionista
The online-first footwear brand has raised a fresh round of funding under a new leadership team.Continue reading

The Women’s Equality Act Will Soon Be a Reality in New York

45 minutes ago - The Cut
Though it may have generated the most buzz, Governor Cuomo’s new sexual assault bill was not the only legislative gain for New York women’s rights...

'Teen Vogue' Picks the Next Top Models — And None of Them Are White

59 minutes ago - Fashionista
The magazine is betting that if you don't know their names now, you will soon.Continue reading

How One State Is Improving Eating-Disorder Care

1 hour 23 minutes ago - The Cut
Last week, Missouri became the first state to require that health-insurance companies provide comprehensive coverage for eating-disorder treatment. Th...

Beyoncé’s Makeup Artist Demystifies Strobing, the ‘New’ Contour

1 hour 2 minutes ago - The Cut
If you obsessively follow beauty Instagram accounts, then you might have stumbled upon #strobing in the past few weeks, a "new" makeup technique that...

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Food

Red, White, and Blueberry Pie

17 hours 6 minutes ago - epicurious
Recipe from Epicurious

Apricot Cherry Galette

Yesterday - Simply Recipes
What I look forward to most in the summer? Stone fruit! We have trees, our neighbors have trees, and when the fruit on a tree ripens, it usually ripe...

Garlic-Curry Chicken Thighs With Yogurt Sauce

Yesterday - epicurious
Recipe from Epicurious

Linguine With Green Olive Sauce and Zesty Breadcrumbs

2 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

Grilled Marinated Flank Steak

4 days ago - Simply Recipes
Flank steak is a lean, somewhat tough but flavorful cut of beef that benefits from the tenderizing effects of a marinade. It is best cooked medium rar...

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Games

Google parks its map-making tool inside Drive for easy access

12 minutes ago - Joystiq
To make things easily accessible, Google is nesting its My Maps feature in Drive. This means that in addition to creating custom maps for whatever nee...

Star Wars Battlefront Dev: "We Did Not Want This to Be a Battlefield Game"

36 minutes ago - Gamespot
Star Wars Battlefront is in development at DICE, the studio best known for its work on the Battlefield series. However, the developer promises that it...

Hulu's free, ad-powered TV shows are coming to more devices

37 minutes ago - Joystiq
Up until now, Hulu has limited free videos to its desktop website, but this won't be the case for much longer. Thanks to Pluto TV, a startup that offe...

The iPhone 6 Plus won't fit Fallout 4's Pip-Boy (and I'm sad)

1 hour 2 minutes ago - Joystiq
Thanks a lot, Bethesda. After the outfit's first E3 media briefing, I pre-ordered the Pip-Boy Edition of Fallout 4 because of course I want to put a r...

Black Ops 3 Dev Talks Making Its Story Deeper, More Futuristic, and More Relatable

1 hour 14 minutes ago - Gamespot
Call of Duty games have generally featured epic, chaotic single-player campaigns, but few have attempted to make a deep and expansive narrative. Accor...

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Health

How an American Ninja Warrior Trains

24 minutes ago - Yahoo Health
Rock-climber Meaghan Martin had an epic run on the qualifying course of American Ninja Warriors in Kansas City, Missouri

Watch Champion Synchronized Swimmers Attempt Routine — While Drunk

13 minutes ago - Yahoo Health
Further proof that booze and pools don’t mix

Menopausal Women at Lower Heart Risk Than Men of Similar Age

1 hour 30 minutes ago - Health
By Kathleen DohenyHealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, July 1, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Menopause is commonly considered a risk factor for heart disease, as...

Unapproved Ear Drops Targeted by FDA

1 hour 30 minutes ago - Health
WEDNESDAY, July 1, 2015 (HealthDay News) — The prescription drops your child is using for ear pain could be among 16 unapproved medications targete...

Patients with Low-Grade Brain Tumors Living Longer

1 hour 30 minutes ago - Health
WEDNESDAY, JuLY 1, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Survival has improved for adults with low-grade brain tumors, known as gliomas, a new study finds. Low-gr...

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Humor

Why Netflix Needs To Stop Listening To The Internet

14 hours 7 minutes ago - Cracked
By Cody Johnston Published: July 01st, 2015 

5 Safety Measures That Caused Rampant Death And Destruction

14 hours 7 minutes ago - Cracked
By E.M. Caris Published: July 01st, 2015 

5 Impressively Insane Theories About Famous Buildings

14 hours 7 minutes ago - Cracked
By Pauli Poisuo Published: July 01st, 2015 

15 Dead Movie Characters Everybody Forgot To Mourn

14 hours 7 minutes ago - Cracked
By CRACKED Readers Published: July 01st, 2015 

6 Hilarious Old Versions Of Modern Technology

14 hours 7 minutes ago - Cracked
By Adam Wears Published: July 01st, 2015 

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Movies

Sound Off: Alan Taylor's 'Terminator Genisys' - What Did You Think?

18 minutes ago - First Showing
Now that you've seen it, what did you think? The rules have been reset. It's time to start anew. Now playing in theaters is Terminator Genisys, the re...

Staten Island Summer Trailer: The New Comedy From Lorne Michaels

35 minutes ago - Coming Soon
The original comedy is packed with SNL stars and heads to Netflix July 31 The post Staten Island Summer Trailer: The New Comedy From Lorne Michaels ap...

Paul Thomas Anderson is Writing Robert Downey Jr's 'Pinocchio' Film

51 minutes ago - First Showing
Say what? Yep, it's actually true! THR is reporting that critically acclaimed filmmaker Paul Thomas Anderson is the latest to get involved in the deve...

Comic-Con Poster for Marvel’s Agent Carter Season 2 Arrives

1 hour 8 minutes ago - Coming Soon
Plus executive producer Michele Fazekas about the upcoming location change The post Comic-Con Poster for Marvel’s Agent Carter Season 2 Arrives appe...

Review: 'Magic Mike XXL' Surpasses the Original at Every Last Stage

1 hour 11 minutes ago - First Showing
Channing Tatum is America's sweetheart. All he does is win, win, win. Even when you think he has taken on a dud or a sequel that couldn't possibly liv...

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Music

Her - EP - Blaire Hanks

3 hours 14 minutes ago - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Her - EP Blaire Hanks Release Date: June 30, 2015 Total Songs: 4 Genre: Country Price: $3.96 Copyright ℗ 2015 Perfect Storm Entertainment

Felix Brothers - Gucci Mane, Peewee Longway & Young Dolph

11 hours 38 minutes ago - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Felix Brothers Gucci Mane, Peewee Longway & Young Dolph Release Date: June 30, 2015 Total Songs: 15 Genre: Hip-Hop/Rap Price: $9.99 Copyright ℗ 2015...

I Don't Like It, I Love It (feat. Robin Thicke & Verdine White) [DiscoTech Remix] - Single - Flo Rida

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
I Don't Like It, I Love It (feat. Robin Thicke & Verdine White) [DiscoTech Remix] - Single Flo Rida Release Date: June 30, 2015 Total Songs: 1 Genre:...

Nothing But Trouble (From the Soundtrack of the Documentary “808”) - Single - Lil Wayne & Charlie Puth

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Nothing But Trouble (From the Soundtrack of the Documentary “808”) - Single Lil Wayne & Charlie Puth Release Date: June 30, 2015 Total Songs: 1 Ge...

Summertime '06 - Vince Staples

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Summertime '06 Vince Staples Release Date: June 30, 2015 Total Songs: 20 Genre: Hip-Hop/Rap Price: $13.99 Copyright ℗ 2015 Def Jam Recordings, a div...

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News

DOJ Looking Into Possible Airline Collusion to Keep Fares High

1 hour 23 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
The Department of Justice is investigating possible collusion among major airlines to limit available seats which keeps airfares high

CEOs of mortgage giants Fannie and Freddie get big raises

1 hour 8 minutes ago - Yahoo News
NEW YORK (AP) — The CEOs of government-backed mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac are getting large raises, to about $4 million a year, as th...

Poll: Approval for Supreme Court health care decision

23 minutes ago - Yahoo News
WASHINGTON (AP) — A new poll finds that most Americans approve of the recent Supreme Court decision preserving the health care law's subsidized insu...

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Politics

Revisiting James Stewart's Den of Thieves

28 minutes ago - The Huffington Post
I recently reread Den of Thieves by James Stewart, 1991. Leverage finance remains a primary driver of revenues on Wall Street. Although the business i...

5 Tips to Avoid Outliving Your Retirement Savings

27 minutes ago - The Huffington Post
If you think the typical American retires at age 65 and then walks away from the working world, you might be surprised. Almost two out of three Americ...

Barack Obama Is Not A Fan Of Peas In Guacamole

26 minutes ago - The Huffington Post
President Barack Obama does not plan on giving peas a chance. At least not in his guacamole. The leader of the free world weighed in on the heated de...

Episcopalians To Vote On Allowing Gay Marriage In Churches

25 minutes ago - The Huffington Post
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Episcopalians were set to vote Wednesday on allowing religious weddings for gay couples, just days after the U.S. Supreme Cour...

7 Character Traits Every Entrepreneur Should Cultivate

24 minutes ago - The Huffington Post
Entrepreneurs are a tough breed. It's a necessity of the start-up life, in which: We enjoy fewer safeguards and guideposts than exist in the traditi...

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Pop Culture

Rita Ora Isn't Jealous Of Taylor Swift & Calvin Harris' Relationship — But She Did Have THIS To Say About Her Split With Him!

10 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
No hard feelings here! Well, at least according to Rita Ora! The Poison songstress recently opened up about her very public split with Calvin Harris,...

Jennie Garth Shows Off Her Giant New Rose Tattoo in a Bikini

48 minutes ago - ETOnline
Jennie Garth shows off a far from subtle tattoo

Girl Scouts Stuck Up for Transgender Rights, Raised Hundreds of Thousands of Dollars, and Had a Slumber Party With the Obamas

45 minutes ago - ETOnline
Basically, the Girl Scouts are having the best week ever

What's Next For NeNe Leakes? The Former 'RHOA' Star Already Booked a New TV Show!

37 minutes ago - ETOnline
And just like that, NeNe Leakes is headed back to our TV screens!

EXCLUSIVE! Bella Thorne Gushes About Her Relationship With Gregg Sulkin & Reveals What Pushes Him Over The Edge!

48 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
We've speculated for some time that former Disney darlings Bella Thorne and Gregg Sulkin were an item -- and this just proves it. That, and their rece...

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Science

NASA Awards Earth Science Data and Information Contract

17 minutes ago - NASA
NASA has awarded the Earth Observing System Data and Information System (EOSDIS) Evolution and Development (EED)-2 contract to Raytheon Company of Riv...

This Flatworm Injects Itself In The Head With Sperm

14 minutes ago - Pop Sci
Microscopic image of flatworm species Macrostomum hystrixLukas Schärer/ Flickr CC by SA 2.0When these flatworms get lonely, they have sex on the brai...

Watch This Drone Drive A Toy Boat

57 minutes ago - Pop Sci
Parrot Hydrofoil Decorative ArtParrotFrench dronemaker Parrot’s latest creation turns a flying machine into an engine for a boat. The boat-drone hyb...

When You Smell Fish, You Think More Critically

1 hour 34 minutes ago - Pop Sci
Inhale deep, get suspiciousTomascastelazo via Wikimedia CommonsEven if you like fish, you’re probably wary of that fishy smell. Previous studies hav...

Frozen Fruit Fly Sex Is As Freaky As It Looks

1 hour 51 minutes ago - Pop Sci
Micro-CT scan image showing fruit flies frozen in mid-mateWolfner LabMale fruit flies are quite the Casanovas of the insect world. As he courts a fema...

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Sports

AP Source: Bulls reach 5-year, $90M deal with Jimmy Butler (Yahoo Sports)

1 hour 1 minute ago - Yahoo Sports
CHICAGO (AP) -- A person familiar with the situation tells The Associated Press that All-Star guard Jimmy Butler and the Chicago Bulls have agreed to...

Ex-Pats LB Spikes pleads guilty in hit-and-run

20 minutes ago - ESPN
Ex-Pats LB Spikes pleads guilty in hit-and-run

Source: Green, Warriors reach impasse in talks

Less than a minute ago - ESPN
Source: Green, Warriors reach impasse in talks

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T.V.

Laurence Fishburne to Star in Roots Remake

1 hour 58 minutes ago - TV Guide
Laurence Fishburne will star as author Alex Haley in the remake of Roots, A&E Networks announced Wednesday.The remake, which will air across History,...

Fox Rebooting Fatal Attraction as an Event Series

1 hour 55 minutes ago - TV Guide
Fox and Paramount and teaming up to bring the psycho-sexiness of Fatal Attraction to the small screen, Deadline reports.Mad Men's Maria and Andre Jacq...

Macy's and Donald Trump Are Arguing Over Who Dumped Who

4 hours 16 minutes ago - TV Guide
On Wednesday morning, CNN reported that Macy's has severed its relationship with Donald Trump.The department store began pulling Donald Trump merchand...

Vanessa Bayer's Hilarious Friends Impressions Will Transport You Back to Central Perk

5 hours 14 minutes ago - TV Guide
Sorry, Jennifer Aniston! Vanessa Bayer is our new favorite Rachel Green.When the Saturday Night Live star appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live earlier this w...

Watch Sonja's Epic Freak-Out on Real Housewives of New York City Last Night

4 hours 57 minutes ago - TV Guide
Give Ramona a spoon, because boy, does this woman loves to stir up drama!On the latest Real Housewives of New York City, the women continued to have t...

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Technology

Google parks its map-making tool inside Drive for easy access

12 minutes ago - Engadget
To make things easily accessible, Google is nesting its My Maps feature in Drive. This means that in addition to creating custom maps for whatever nee...

Attention, YouTube: Facebook offers first video ad split

40 minutes ago - Venture Beat
Facebook is trying to make video makers and advertisers happier — and make YouTube take notice. But at least one analyst says that the current empha...

A Look At The Tech That Could Mean We Never Have To Charge Our Phones Again

36 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 Technology that can wirelessly power our devices on the go could change our world. Imagine never having to plug in your cell phone again, or technol...

Hulu's free, ad-powered TV shows are coming to more devices

37 minutes ago - Engadget
Up until now, Hulu has limited free videos to its desktop website, but this won't be the case for much longer. Thanks to Pluto TV, a startup that offe...

The iPhone 6 Plus won't fit Fallout 4's Pip-Boy (and I'm sad)

1 hour 2 minutes ago - Engadget
Thanks a lot, Bethesda. After the outfit's first E3 media briefing, I pre-ordered the Pip-Boy Edition of Fallout 4 because of course I want to put a r...

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U.S.

Patients with Low-Grade Brain Tumors Living Longer

1 hour 7 minutes ago - US News
Chemo improvements have likely played a role, researchers say

Unapproved Ear Drops Targeted by FDA

1 hour 7 minutes ago - US News
These prescription meds have been available for years, but safety, quality are concerns

Menopausal Women at Lower Heart Risk Than Men of Similar Age

1 hour 7 minutes ago - US News
Study found little difference between menopause types, but black women had less advantage than white

Keynote: Closing the Tech Diversity Gap

33 minutes ago - US News
Keynote panelists at the U.S. News STEM Solutions conference shared how they actively recruit diverse talent

Golf organizations distance themselves from Trump

30 minutes ago - US News
Donald Trump says the golf industry supports him because "they know I'm right." Four leading golf organizations said he's wrong

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World

Steve Bell on child poverty – cartoon

24 minutes ago - Guardian
Continue reading

Rosetta spacecraft spots enormous sinkholes on comet 67P

1 hour ago - Guardian
Discovery rules out many theories of comet formation by demonstrating that comets have substantial variations in their internal structuresCameras on t...

Ana Ivanovic crashes out of Wimbledon as Maria Sharapova struggles on

45 minutes ago - Guardian
• Serbian lost to American Bethanie Mattek-Sands 6-3, 6-4• Sharapova serves three successive double faults in winWhen a lower-ranked minnow is on...

Jeb Bush: My 36% tax rate is 'astounding'

3 hours 39 minutes ago - BBC
Jeb Bush releases 33 years of federal tax returns and complains about the amount he's had to pay to the government - but he's better off than he would...

Seventh shark attack in N Carolina

50 minutes ago - BBC
A 68-year-old man is badly injured by a shark in North Carolina in the seventh attack off the state's coast in less than three weeks

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Live News

Family Sues After California Frat Pledge Died on Hazing Hike - ABC News
Family sues a year after California fraternity pledge dies on grueling hazing hike

Files Released From Washington Police Shooting Probe - ABC News
Audio, video files released from Washington police shooting probe

$3 Million Restoration Project Improves Alcatraz Island - ABC News
Upgrades made at Alcatraz Island in San Francisco Bay unveiled after $3 million project

ACE, Dycom, Chemours, Kraft and Melco are big market movers - Fox Business
Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Wednesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market: NYSE ACE Ltd., up 81 cents to ...

Architect of Argentine financial recovery urges Greece to renegotiate its debt - Fox Business
As Argentines closely watch the financial turmoil in Greece recalling their own worst crisis 14 years ago, the architect of the South American country...

NASA Awards Earth Science Data and Information Contract - NASA
NASA has awarded the Earth Observing System Data and Information System (EOSDIS) Evolution and Development (EED)-2 contract to Raytheon Company of Riv...