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Monday, July 25, 2016

Extra Scoop: 'SNL' Alum Shares Photos After Cancer Surgery

7 minutes ago - Extra
'SNL' Alum Shares Photos After Cancer Surgery Mike O’Brien, a former player on “Saturday Night Live,” is on the mend after un... by ExtraTV.com

Activists protest no charges for Arizona officer in shooting

17 minutes ago - Yahoo News
PHOENIX (AP) — A small group in Arizona on Monday protested a decision not to charge a police officer in the shooting death of a woman accused of sh...

Quadrilateral Cowboy Review

19 minutes ago - Gamespot
The year is 1980. Hoverbikes are in vogue, and so are 1920’s Italian opera and portable vinyl record players. You’re in the midst of breaking into...

DC Comics Co-Publishers Discuss "Rebirth"

19 minutes ago - Gamespot
DC Comics Co-Publishers Jim Lee and Dan DiDio met up with Tony Guerrero at Comic-Con 2016 to discuss DC’s new "Rebirth" initiative and much more

 

Solar Impulse completes historic round-the-world trip

4 minutes ago - BBC
The Solar Impulse becomes the first aircraft to circle the globe powered by the sun after landing in Abu Dhabi on the last leg of its journey

Ship hits wall of Panama Canal renewing design concerns

4 minutes ago - BBC
A Chinese container ship hits a wall of the recently-widened Panama Canal, amid concerns that it has less space for manoeuvres and could be unsafe

Daughter of undocumented parents: 'I don't feel brave every day'

4 minutes ago - Washington Post Politics
Karla Ortiz, the daughter of immigrant parents, said that her parents came to U.S. for "the American Dream." Her mother Francisca Ortiz stood beside h... by Shawn Boburg

Demi Lovato shares mental illness struggle before convention performance

4 minutes ago - Washington Post Politics
Pop star Demi Lovato spoke about her personal battle with mental illness before performing at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia July... by Paul Kane

 

Business

Drew Storen Could Prove To Be An Economical Pickup During MLB Trade Deadline Week

1 hour 19 minutes ago - Forbes
As the baseball world gears up for the trade deadline week, an under-the-radar player may have emerged for World Series contenders needing help in the...

This Finance Bot Helps You Bank, Pay Bills, Withdraw Cash, And Deposit Money Via Facebook Messenger

1 hour 13 minutes ago - Forbes
Imagine paying your bills, checking your account balance, getting help with financial questions, and generally managing all your everyday banking need...

Time For Japan To Deliver On 'Whatever It Takes'

1 hour 10 minutes ago - Forbes
As we discussed last week, the G20 finance ministers and central banks met in China over the weekend. We thought the calls for more fiscal stimulus wo...

Michigan's Jim Harbaugh Continues To Prove His Worth To The Big Ten

1 hour 1 minute ago - Forbes
Jim Harbaugh adds tremendous value to the Big Ten and the conference clearly knows it

Oil Market: American Frackers And Iran Are Ready To Spoil Saudi Arabia's Grand Plan

52 minutes ago - Forbes
Saudi Arabia has a grand plan: sell shares of state-owned company Aramco to the public to finance its vision 2030, which will make its economy less de...

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Fashion

Lena Dunham, Taylor Schilling, and Other Celebrities Start Grassroots Collective to Elect Hillary Clinton

1 hour 50 minutes ago - The Cut
When it comes to congressional representation, America is no Canada — women, who make up roughly half the voting bloc, make up less than 20 percent...

Starbucks’ New Dress Code Has Gone Too Far

2 hours 43 minutes ago - The Cut
On Monday, Starbucks announced that they’d be changing their dress code to allow more options, much to the relief of baristas everywhere. Yes, they...

Wen Cleansing Conditioner Is Now the Subject of an FDA Safety Alert In Addition to a Lawsuit

2 hours 24 minutes ago - The Cut
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration recently issued a safety alert for Wen by Chaz Dean Cleansing Conditioner after it received 127 complaints of "...

A Year After Same-Sex Marriage Is Legalized, the Democrats Can Finally Make LGBT Rights a Major Part of Their Platform

4 hours 23 minutes ago - The Cut
Despite what their candidate's recent pseudo-inclusive sound-bites might suggest, last week Republicans adopted a historically anti-LGBT platform that...

Pushing the Outer Limits of Photography

4 hours 16 minutes ago - The Cut
Curated by Charlotte Cotton, the New York exhibit "Summer Open: Photography Is Magic" features works by 50 artists who are reinventing the genre of ph...

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Food

Mozzarella Stuffed Sweet Mini Peppers

Yesterday - Simply Recipes
Have you seen those bags of sweet mini peppers showing up in the markets recently? They’ve become my new favorite snack. I down them raw like popcor...

Soft and Chewy Lemon Cookies

3 days ago - Simply Recipes
Unlike other lemon cookies, which have just the barest hint of lemon flavor, these cookies pack quite a lemony punch, but without tasting too sour or...

Make Better Iced Coffee with Coffee Ice Cubes

4 days ago - Simply Recipes
Want iced coffee that stays strong to the very last sip? Then say hello to coffee ice cubes. I am the tortoise, not the hare, when it comes to coff...

Grilled Chicken with South Carolina-Style BBQ Sauce

5 days ago - Simply Recipes
Barbecue sauce is contentious in a way that few condiments are. Local pride is on the line. Sauce-wise, I’m mostly stateless and am just as happy wi...

Cucumber Salad with Mint and Feta

6 days ago - Simply Recipes
When the hot weather hits, nothing is more cooling than a cucumber salad! I especially love the thin-skinned varieties of cucumbers—Persian, Armenia...

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Games

Quadrilateral Cowboy Review

1 hour 35 minutes ago - Gamespot
The year is 1980. Hoverbikes are in vogue, and so are 1920’s Italian opera and portable vinyl record players. You’re in the midst of breaking into...

DC Comics Co-Publishers Discuss "Rebirth"

31 minutes ago - Gamespot
DC Comics Co-Publishers Jim Lee and Dan DiDio met up with Tony Guerrero at Comic-Con 2016 to discuss DC’s new "Rebirth" initiative and much more

GS News - Pokemon Go Team Leaders, Sonic Mania, and No Man's Sky Details...

1 hour 8 minutes ago - Gamespot
Niantic released Pokemon Go team leaders at Comic-Con 2016. Sonic Mania announced to fanfare. No Man's Sky PS4 details revealed

Airship Discusses I Am Setsuna

1 hour 42 minutes ago - Gamespot
This week, Peter and Alexa are joined by Vince Ingenito of IGN to talk about I Am Setsuna, the latest RPG from Square Enix and debut title from newly-...

The New Batman Introduces Multiplayer to Telltale's Adventure Games

2 hours 15 minutes ago - Gamespot
While it feels like there's still a lot we don't know about Telltale's upcoming Batman series, one thing we do now know is that it won't be exclusivel...

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Health

Is Binge-Watching Hazardous to Your Health?

1 hour 58 minutes ago - Health
MONDAY, July 25, 2016 (HealthDay News) — Binge-watchers, beware: Too much time in front of the TV could boost your risk of death from a blood clot i...

‘Managing’ Elderly Patients Without Powerful Antipsychotics

1 hour 57 minutes ago - Health
By Randy DotingaHealthDay Reporter MONDAY, July 25, 2016 (HealthDay News) — About 25 percent of dementia patients in U.S. nursing homes are still qu...

Little Threat of Zika Spread From Rio Olympics: Study

2 hours 19 minutes ago - WebMD
Because it's winter in Brazil, mosquito activity has subsided

Even a Little Exercise May Help Younger Women's Hearts

2 hours 19 minutes ago - WebMD
Those active about 2.5 hours a week had 25 percent lower disease risk than those who weren't, study found

Little Threat of Zika Spread From Rio Olympics: Study

3 hours 58 minutes ago - Health
By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter MONDAY, July 25, 2016 (HealthDay News) — Travelers and competitors at the 2016 Olympic Games in Brazil are not...

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Humor

5 Real-World Problems With Superheroes Movies Don't Address

17 hours 35 minutes ago - Cracked
By Stephan Roget Published: July 25th, 2016 

Why All Superheroes Are Actually Villains

17 hours 35 minutes ago - Cracked
By Daniel O'Brien,David Christopher Bell Published: July 25th, 2016 

5 Groups Of People That Take Outrage To Pointless Extremes

17 hours 35 minutes ago - Cracked
By Luke McKinney Published: July 25th, 2016 

Amazing Cooking Tips You Won't See On Food Network

17 hours 35 minutes ago - Cracked
By CRACKED Readers Published: July 25th, 2016 

Confession Is Where It Began: Molested By A Pedophile Priest

17 hours 35 minutes ago - Cracked
By Robert Evans Published: July 25th, 2016 

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Movies

Moana Characters and Voice Cast Announced

43 minutes ago - Coming Soon
Moana characters and voice cast announced Walt Disney Animation Studios’ Moana, which opens in theaters nationwide on Nov. 23, 2016, features a dyna...

Nick Offerman, Asa Butterfield & More Join House of Tomorrow

3 hours 19 minutes ago - Coming Soon
Nick Offerman, Asa Butterfield & more join House of Tomorrow Superlative Films announced today Academy Award winner and recent Emmy nominee Ellen Burs...

Lucasfilm Planning Multiple Han Solo Movies with Alden Ehrenreich

3 hours 14 minutes ago - Coming Soon
Lucasfilm planning multiple Han Solo movies with Alden Ehrenreich Surprising no one, The New York Daily News reports that Disney and Lucasfilm are al...

Watch: UK Trailer for 30th Anniversary Re-Release of 'Sid and Nancy'

1 hour 27 minutes ago - First Showing
"Who the hell do you think you are?!" Hey punk fans, it's time to revisit this cult classic. Described as "the definitive [film] of the punk phenomeno...

Kiersey Clemons is Iris West in The Flash Movie!

5 hours 29 minutes ago - Coming Soon
Kiersey Clemons is Iris West in The Flash Movie! Earlier this month, it was reported that the female lead for The Flash movie was down to three names...

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Music

Chance The Rapper Plans A ‘Magnificent’ Music Festival With Lil Wayne, Skrillex, And More

1 hour 30 minutes ago - MTV News
Chance the Rapper announces his Magnificent Coloring Day, a mini festival in Chicago

Nathan Kress Is Still ‘Mortified’ By Farting In Front Of His iCarly Crush

1 hour 32 minutes ago - MTV News
Nickelodeon star Nathan Kress shares his embarrassing story on Monday's Brett Davern Show Podcast

Watch Wale Moonwalk His Way Through His ‘My PYT’ Video

2 hours 11 minutes ago - MTV News
Wale throws a colorful pool party and channels Michael Jackson in his "My PYT" video

The One Tree Hill Cast Had An Amazing Karaoke-Filled Reunion

2 hours 40 minutes ago - MTV News
The cast of "One Tree Hill" reunited to sing the show's theme song

Baby Snape From Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows: Part 2 Is A Full-Grown Wizard Now

3 hours 25 minutes ago - MTV News
Benedict Clarke, who played Young Severus Snape in 'Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2,' is all grown up

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News

Assange: 'No Proof' Hacked DNC Emails Came From Russia

53 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange told NBC News on Monday that "there is no proof whatsoever" that it got almost 20,000 hacked DNC emails from Russia

DNC media tent evacuated in storm

33 minutes ago - CNN Top Stories
A huge thunderstorm has forced hundreds of journalists out of a media tent next to the Wells Fargo Center -- the host of the Democratic National Conve...

New York City electricity prices spike 1000%

33 minutes ago - CNN Top Stories
Days of swelteringly hot weather followed by a thunderstorm warning caused the price of electricity to spike 1000% for New York City Monday afternoon

Violent crime rising in US, study finds

28 minutes ago - CNN Top Stories
Violent crime is on the rise so far this year in major cities across the US compared to the number of homicides, rapes, robberies, assaults and shooti...

Thunderbird pilot steered clear of home before ditching jet

31 minutes ago - Yahoo News
DENVER (AP) — An Air Force Thunderbird pilot who ditched his jet moments after flying over the Air Force Academy's commencement ceremony reported en...

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Politics

DNC media tent evacuated in storm

33 minutes ago - CNN Politics
A huge thunderstorm has forced hundreds of journalists out of a media tent next to the Wells Fargo Center -- the host of the Democratic National Conve...

Violent crime rising in US, study finds

28 minutes ago - CNN Politics
Violent crime is on the rise so far this year in major cities across the US compared to the number of homicides, rapes, robberies, assaults and shooti...

Alicia Keys slams Trump for calling himself the 'law and order candidate'

18 minutes ago - Politico
Criminal justice reform advocates spoke Monday night about ways to fix a “broken” system, supporting a wide range of efforts to decrease mass inca...

Clinton backers look to close ranks on trade

18 minutes ago - Politico
PHILADELPHIA — Hillary Clinton is going to put new trade initiatives, including the maligned Trans-Pacific Partnership, in the rear-view mirror if e...

Warren to accuse Trump of provoking race war

30 minutes ago - Politico
Sen. Elizabeth Warren will accuse Donald Trump of inciting a race war on Monday night at the Democratic National Convention, according to excerpts of...

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Pop Culture

Extra Scoop: 'SNL' Alum Shares Photos After Cancer Surgery

46 minutes ago - Extra
'SNL' Alum Shares Photos After Cancer Surgery Mike O’Brien, a former player on “Saturday Night Live,” is on the mend after un...

Michael Jordan Pens Powerful Op-Ed on Police and African-American Community, Donates $2 Million to Charity

34 minutes ago - ETOnline
'I have been deeply troubled by the deaths of African-Americans at the hands of law enforcement and angered by the cowardly and hateful targeting and...

Cops Investigate A Scary Incident Of Road Rage Involving Dr. Dre

57 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
What a frustrating AND frightening situation for Dr. Dre. On Monday, the rapper was handcuffed outside of his Malibu home following an INTENSE inciden...

Christina Grimmie's Team To Release Music Videos For Her Final Songs

44 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
So heartbreaking. On Monday, Christina Grimmie's manager Brian Teefey announced that four of the late singer's music videos will be released next mont...

Chrissy Teigen Admits She Was Nervous to Meet Kim Kardashian the First Time

1 hour 18 minutes ago - ETOnline
Chrissy and Kim are close friends now, but the model revealed that she was intimidated by the reality star during their first meeting

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Science

Google Lets You Listen To 3D Virtual Reality Audio In Your Headphones

2 hours 54 minutes ago - Pop Sci
Technology Called 'Omnitone,' the open source project brings new meaning to 'surround sound' Today, Google announced a new open source proje...

Did Our Oldest Common Ancestor Live In Volcanic Hot Springs?

3 hours 23 minutes ago - Pop Sci
Animals LUCA! How do you live like this? Researchers are still trying to nail down the particulars of how life started on this planet. But n...

China Unveils Giant Seaplane

3 hours 5 minutes ago - Pop Sci
Aviation The world's largest seaplane that isn't in a museum China built a large seaplane…

World's Largest Atom Smasher Lab Treats Every Unattended Bag Like A Bomb

3 hours 50 minutes ago - Pop Sci
Science If you LHC something, say something CERN discussed their unattended baggage policy online

Lockheed Martin Will Build New Shallow Submarine For Navy SEALs

3 hours 47 minutes ago - Pop Sci
Military So they don't have to get wet New sub for SEALs…

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Sports

Jim Harbaugh, confident Michigan steal the show on Day 1 of B1G media days

Less than a minute ago - ESPN
Jim Harbaugh, confident Michigan steal the show on Day 1 of B1G media days

Injury makes Texas fascinating deadline team (Yahoo Sports)

2 hours 41 minutes ago - Yahoo Sports
With Prince Fielder facing season-ending neck surgery, the retooled Rangers host Oakland in our Free Game of the Day

Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue agrees to five-year extension, report says

35 minutes ago - Sporting News
After leading the Cavaliers to their first championship in franchise history, head coach Tyronn Lue will reap the benefits

Lineman who ripped 49ers wants to play for the team again

49 minutes ago - CBS Sports
Offensive lineman Anthony Davis wants to return to the 49ers after taking a year off

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T.V.

Food Network Gives My Drunk Kitchen Star Hannah Hart Her Own Show

2 hours 17 minutes ago - TV Guide
The Food Network is getting a little tipsy!Hannah Hart, best known as the energetic and inebriated personality behind the My Drunk Kitchen YouTube ser...

Another Familiar Face Is Returning to American Crime

3 hours 12 minutes ago - TV Guide
The third season of ABC's American Crime will look awfully familiar when it returns at midseason, at least when it comes to its actors. After starring...

Degrassi: Next Class: Who Will Die in Season 3?

4 hours 8 minutes ago - TV Guide
[Warning: Spoilers for the Degrassi: Next Class Season 2 finale ahead!]Degrassi: Next Class' second season ended with a major "it goes there" moment:...

Fresh Off the Boat Will Film the Season 3 Premiere in Taiwan

3 hours 46 minutes ago - TV Guide
Fresh Off the Boat is headed overseas in Season 3.According to Vulture, the ABC comedy will film the season premiere on location in Taiwan and feature...

BoJack Horseman and the Infinite Sadness

4 hours 29 minutes ago - TV Guide
Spoilers for Netflix's third season of BoJack Horseman past this point.Why do we like watching TV shows that make us sad? That thought kept running th...

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Technology

What's on your HDTV: 'Sharknado,' 'MADtv'

46 minutes ago - Engadget
Apparently Syfy has some Shark Week jealousy, as it's leading up to the debut of Sharknado 4 with a week full of shark movies. That's one alternative...

What Makes a Public Health Crisis? Well, Depends Who You Ask

1 hour 23 minutes ago - Wired
How politicians talk about public health is just as important as what they choose to talk about. The post What Makes a Public Health Crisis? Well, Dep...

Amazon partners with UK government to test its drones

1 hour 14 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 Amazon today announced that it has partnered with the UK Government to test some of the technologies that may one day enable its Prime Air drone de...

US Special Forces are getting a 'missile sub' delivery vehicle

1 hour 12 minutes ago - Engadget
Although Lockheed Martin has come under fire for the controversial F–35 fighter jet program, the aerospace company's Submergence Group just announce...

PhD student uses a robot to make VR feel more real

1 hour 35 minutes ago - Engadget
Between the HTC Vive and the Oculus Rift, we've come a long way towards being able to step in to virtual worlds -- but touching those false realities...

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U.S.

Fox News ousts 2 more executives

32 minutes ago - US News
Four days after Roger Ailes was forced out at Fox, two more executives at the network are fired

Thunderbird pilot steered clear of home before ditching jet

31 minutes ago - US News
An Air Force Thunderbird pilot who ditched his jet moments after flying over the Air Force Academy's commencement ceremony reported engine trouble and...

The Latest: Smoke from California fire clouds Nevada skies

29 minutes ago - US News
Officials in Las Vegas and Reno, Nevada, are blaming poor air quality and smoky skies on a pair of California wildfires

Top California official's essay, posts lack citations

28 minutes ago - US News
An online magazine opinion piece attributed to California's lieutenant governor contains at least one paragraph that largely originally appeared on th...

WNBA president on rescinded fines: We needed to move forward

1 hour 1 minute ago - US News
WNBA President Lisa Borders says she hopes that rescinding the fines the league imposed over black warmup shirts worn in solidarity for shooting victi...

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World

Solar Impulse completes historic round-the-world trip

28 minutes ago - BBC
The Solar Impulse becomes the first aircraft to circle the globe powered by the sun after landing in Abu Dhabi on the last leg of its journey

Ship hits wall of Panama Canal renewing design concerns

9 minutes ago - BBC
A Chinese container ship hits a wall of the recently-widened Panama Canal, amid concerns that it has less space for manoeuvres and could be unsafe

Dutch men confirmed as world's tallest

56 minutes ago - BBC
When it comes to height, Dutch men and Latvian women tower over all other nationalities, a new study reveals

Not wearing that

1 hour 30 minutes ago - BBC
Iranians and Georgians appalled by national uniforms designed for Olympics opening ceremony

Hunting ground

1 hour 29 minutes ago - BBC
The interconnectivity of people on social media means it is a perfect hunting ground for cybercriminals looking to do harm

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Live News

Solar Impulse completes historic round-the-world trip - BBC
The Solar Impulse becomes the first aircraft to circle the globe powered by the sun after landing in Abu Dhabi on the last leg of its journey.

Ship hits wall of Panama Canal renewing design concerns - BBC
A Chinese container ship hits a wall of the recently-widened Panama Canal, amid concerns that it has less space for manoeuvres and could be unsafe.

Daughter of undocumented parents: 'I don't feel brave every day' - Washington Post Politics
Karla Ortiz, the daughter of immigrant parents, said that her parents came to U.S. for "the American Dream." Her mother Francisca Ortiz stood beside h...

Demi Lovato shares mental illness struggle before convention performance - Washington Post Politics
Pop star Demi Lovato spoke about her personal battle with mental illness before performing at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia July ...

'Dreamer': Clinton will fight to keep our families together - Washington Post Politics
Astrid Silva, a “dreamer” brought to the United States as a child by parents who are illegal immigrants, spoke at the Democratic National Conventi...

Six noteworthy things about Cory Booker - Washington Post Politics
Here's to help readers understand a bit more about this man who could have been vice president