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Saturday, December 20, 2014

Madonna releases 6 songs after leak

6 minutes ago - Yahoo News
NEW YORK (AP) — In a surprise preview of her new album, Madonna released six songs Saturday on iTunes and various streaming services

UN's Ban urges end to discrimination against Ebola workers

6 minutes ago - Yahoo News
By Matthew Mpoke Bigg CONAKRY (Reuters) - U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Saturday urged countries affected by the Ebola virus to avoid discrimi...

Ebola death toll in three African countries hits 7,373: WHO

6 minutes ago - Yahoo News
GENEVA (Reuters) - The death toll from Ebola in the three worst-affected countries in West Africa has risen to 7,373 among 19,031 cases known to date...

Hopes, fears, doubts surround Cuba's oil future

6 minutes ago - Yahoo News
MIAMI (AP) — One of the most prolific oil and gas basins on the planet sits just off Cuba's northwest coast, and the thaw in relations with the Unit...

 

Baby Jesus gets GPS to track thieves...

5 minutes ago - Drudge Report
Baby Jesus gets GPS to track thieves...(Second column, 19th story, link)Related stories:Atheists create anti-Christmas TV special...'Merry Christmas'...

Madonna releases 6 songs after leak

6 minutes ago - Yahoo News
NEW YORK (AP) — In a surprise preview of her new album, Madonna released six songs Saturday on iTunes and various streaming services

UN's Ban urges end to discrimination against Ebola workers

6 minutes ago - Yahoo News
By Matthew Mpoke Bigg CONAKRY (Reuters) - U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Saturday urged countries affected by the Ebola virus to avoid discrimi...

Ebola death toll in three African countries hits 7,373: WHO

6 minutes ago - Yahoo News
GENEVA (Reuters) - The death toll from Ebola in the three worst-affected countries in West Africa has risen to 7,373 among 19,031 cases known to date...

 

Business

Airbus A350 readies for take-off

Yesterday - Financial Times
Innovative 10-year project poised to wrap up with Qatar Airways delivery

Ecommerce groups rush to deliver the goods

Yesterday - Financial Times
Making sure that orders reach the buyer on time is taking on increasing importance among online retailers

A falling oil price is good for the world economy

Yesterday - Financial Times
Fears that cheaper crude creates yet more deflation are misplaced

Madoff risks return for Santander

Yesterday - Financial Times
Swiss prosecutor weighs indictment of former Botín lieutenant

Stocks regain poise after Fed reassures

Yesterday - Financial Times
S&P 500 within whisker of record high

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Fashion

Lea Michele Super-Sized Her Eyebrows

Yesterday - The Cut
Giving hope to everyone furiously Googling "Cara Delevingne brows," Lea Michele walked the red carpet at The Hollywood Reporter's annual Women in Ente...

See ‘Cozy’ Portraits From Hood by Air Photographer Kevin Amato

Yesterday - The Cut
Photographer Kevin Amato began taking pictures in New York in 2003, as a student at the School of Visual Arts. In 2007, he met Hood by Air designer...

Kanye West Spent $74K on North West's Holiday Gifts, Naomi Campbell Went on A Go-See

Yesterday - Fashionista
And now there are mannequins that can send you messages on your cell phone. Creepy

Eliza's Dress for the New Year

Yesterday - Fashionista
On *SUPERSALE*!

Why Do We Like Having Sex with Artists?

Yesterday - The Cut
Art is having a strange moment right now. The market today is a business, pure and simple — a depraved scramble for big money; it's as much about th...

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Food

Breakfast Amaranth With Walnuts and Honey

9 hours 19 minutes ago - epicurious
Recipe from Epicurious

Pasta All'Amatriciana

Yesterday - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

Honey-and-Rye-Glazed Ham

2 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

Cream of Mushroom Soup

3 days ago - Simply Recipes
Cream of mushroom soup has been a favorite of mine as long as I can remember. Of course when we were growing up it was Campbell’s and it came in a c...

Brussels Sprout Leaves with Chorizo and Toasted Almonds

3 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

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Games

What To Expect From Evolves Evacuation Mode

20 minutes ago - Gamespot
There's more to Evolve than Hunt mode. Evacuation adds Nest and Rescue and Defend mode in a 5 round campaign with a 'winner takes all' end result.

Weekly Recap: Rockstar Teases Red Dead 2, GTA 5 Christmas Update Revealed

1 hour 20 minutes ago - Gamespot
(Some Of) The Big Stuff:Rockstar Games made the biggest headlines this week with two pieces of news. First, the developer teased Red Dead Redemption 2...

Halo: The Master Chief Collection Adds Updated Halo 3: ODST for Free

Yesterday - Gamespot
Early adopters of Halo: The Master Chief Collection will get an updated version of Halo 3: ODST's campaign and a reimagined version of the Halo 2 mult...

Tetris Ultimate Review

Yesterday - Gamespot
On the year of its 30th anniversary, it's hard to think of new things to say about Tetris. Few games even come close to being as universally recognize...

Dota 2 19th December Patch - Content Analysis

Yesterday - Gamespot
Front End ChangesHero Animation UpdatesCrystal Maiden's AnimationsCrystal Maiden's old Freezing Field animation has been added alongside the new one t...

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Health

These Four People Lost 100 Pounds Each -- and Kept It Off

12 minutes ago - MSNBC Health
TODAY catches up with 4 people featured in the "Joy Fit Club" this year, to see how they lost the weight and are maintaining their success

5 Low-Carb Holiday Side Dishes You'll Love

2 hours 19 minutes ago - Yahoo Health
Holiday dinners can be heavy on the meat and bread, but there are loads of ways to get more veggies into this year’s meal

9 Secrets To Lasting Weight Loss

2 hours 19 minutes ago - Yahoo Health
Armed with these simple tips, you can painlessly shed pounds. (Photo: Stocksy) Mindful eating may not be a mainstream weight-loss tactic (yet), but...

11 Splurge-Worthy Gym Buys for Fit Fashionistas

Yesterday - Health
‘Tis the season to treat yourself…not only to a calorie-crushing workout, but to some great new gym gear. Why? Because you deserve it. Granted the...

10 Biggest Food and Weight Loss Stories of 2014

Yesterday - Health
Photo: Getty Images I can’t believe it’s been a year since I compiled my last round-up, but it’s that time again! As a research junkie, I think...

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Humor

6 Real Places on Earth Straight Out of a Fantasy Novel

6 hours 20 minutes ago - Cracked
By Niko G Published: December 20th, 2014 

4 Things I Learned About Teenage Trolls (From Being One)

6 hours 20 minutes ago - Cracked
By Maxwell Yezpitelok Published: December 20th, 2014 

8 Vintage Christmas Carols (that are All About F#@king)

6 hours 20 minutes ago - Cracked
By Mark Hill Published: December 20th, 2014 

26 True Stories That Prove Humanity Is Not All Bad

6 hours 20 minutes ago - Cracked
By CRACKED Readers Published: December 20th, 2014 

The 4 Hidden Downsides of Life In a Rock Band

6 hours 20 minutes ago - Cracked
By Will Kriegshauser Published: December 20th, 2014 

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Movies

Bradley Cooper is a Hero in a New American Sniper Clip

8 hours 21 minutes ago - Coming Soon
The Clint Eastwood film hits theaters in a limited release December 25, everywhere January 16 The post Bradley Cooper is a Hero in a New American Snip...

Hotel Transylvania 2 Delivers its Own Holiday Video!

Yesterday - Coming Soon
From Sony Pictures Animation, Drac, Mavis and Jonathan The post Hotel Transylvania 2 Delivers its Own Holiday Video! appeared first on ComingSoon.net

See How 'The Babadook' Stole Christmas in Horror Holiday Card

Yesterday - First Showing
We just told you how to scare your kids this holiday season by picking up the prop replica of the titular book from the indie horror sensation The Bab...

Here’s Exactly What’s Going on Right Now with The Interview

Yesterday - Coming Soon
President Obama's thoughts on the matter and Sony Pictures' response suggest the film is on the way! The post Here’s Exactly What’s Going on Right...

A New Animated Video Offers Christmas Greetings from The Babadook!

Yesterday - Coming Soon
"How the 'dook Stole Christmas" features the return of Jennifer Kent's terrifying creature The post A New Animated Video Offers Christmas Greetings fr...

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Music

Night - Single - Cher

2 hours 19 minutes ago - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Night - Single Cher Release Date: December 18, 2014 Total Songs: 1 Genre: Jungle/Drum'n'bass Price: $0.69 Copyright ℗ 2014 Multiza Distribution

Angry Hill - Single - George Ezra

4 hours 8 minutes ago - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Angry Hill - Single George Ezra Release Date: December 17, 2014 Total Songs: 1 Genre: Pop Price: $1.29 Copyright ℗ 2013 Sony Music Entertainment UK...

Benjamin Twine - Single - George Ezra

2 days ago - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Benjamin Twine - Single George Ezra Release Date: December 17, 2014 Total Songs: 1 Genre: Pop Price: $1.29 Copyright ℗ 2013 Sony Music Entertainment...

Fates Forever (Original Soundtrack) - EP - Sam Hulick

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Fates Forever (Original Soundtrack) - EP Sam Hulick Release Date: December 16, 2014 Total Songs: 5 Genre: Classical Price: $4.95 Copyright ℗ 2014 Ha...

Baby It's Cold Outside - Single - Jacob Whitesides & Orion Carloto

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Baby It's Cold Outside - Single Jacob Whitesides & Orion Carloto Release Date: December 17, 2014 Total Songs: 1 Genre: Pop Price: $1.29 Copyright ℗...

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News

Madonna releases 6 songs after leak

33 minutes ago - Yahoo News
NEW YORK (AP) — In a surprise preview of her new album, Madonna released six songs Saturday on iTunes and various streaming services

UN's Ban urges end to discrimination against Ebola workers

24 minutes ago - Yahoo News
By Matthew Mpoke Bigg CONAKRY (Reuters) - U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Saturday urged countries affected by the Ebola virus to avoid discrimi...

Ebola death toll in three African countries hits 7,373: WHO

22 minutes ago - Yahoo News
GENEVA (Reuters) - The death toll from Ebola in the three worst-affected countries in West Africa has risen to 7,373 among 19,031 cases known to date...

Hopes, fears, doubts surround Cuba's oil future

18 minutes ago - Yahoo News
MIAMI (AP) — One of the most prolific oil and gas basins on the planet sits just off Cuba's northwest coast, and the thaw in relations with the Unit...

On Video: Handcuffed Rice Appears to Kiss Wife-to-Be

33 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
New surveillance footage appears to show former Ravens running back Ray Rice and his then-fiancée Janay Palmer after the elevator incident

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Politics

Baby Jesus gets GPS to track thieves...

5 minutes ago - Drudge Report
Baby Jesus gets GPS to track thieves...(Second column, 19th story, link)Related stories:Atheists create anti-Christmas TV special...'Merry Christmas'...

Putin urges Russia's secret services to tackle 'modern challenges'...

26 minutes ago - Drudge Report
Putin urges Russia's secret services to tackle 'modern challenges'...(Third column, 11th story, link)Related stories:PUTIN COURTS KIM...Moscow Sends E...

Madonna Responds to Leak by Releasing Six Songs...

26 minutes ago - Drudge Report
Madonna Responds to Leak by Releasing Six Songs...(Second column, 15th story, link)

Crisis Talks? CIA Agent's Secret Meeting With SONY Exec Revealed...

26 minutes ago - Drudge Report
Crisis Talks? CIA Agent's Secret Meeting With SONY Exec Revealed...(Second column, 10th story, link)Related stories:BEST DRAMA: SONY CEO fires back at...

'Digital nose' on a chip can sniff out diseases...

26 minutes ago - Drudge Report
'Digital nose' on a chip can sniff out diseases...(First column, 7th story, link)

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Pop Culture

Gwyneth Paltrow Shares Sex Tips On Goop! Naughty!

5 hours 19 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
Gwyneth Paltrow is finally talking dirty both inside the bedroom AND out! Who knew Chris Martin's ex could be so naughty?! The Oscar winner posted an...

Miguel Gifts The World With Three Brand New Songs AKA His First Since 2012! Listen HERE!

6 hours 20 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
Major swoonage alert! We repeat: MAJOR SWOONAGE ALERT! Miguel, everyone's favorite romantic R&B crooner, has dropped three BRAND NEW SONGS and they're...

This New Look At Netflix's Daredevil Shows The Darker Side Of Marvel — Literally!

7 hours 19 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
This is one dark-looking superhero show! Usually DC movies (The Dark Knight, Man Of Steel) are the dark and gritty ones while Marvel keeps it lighter...

Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard Welcome Daughter No. 2!

Yesterday - ETOnline
Congratulations are in order for Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard! The Frozen star and her husband welcomed their second daughter, Delta Bell Shepard on F...

Watch George Clooney Turn Heads in His 'Downton Abbey' Debut!

Yesterday - ETOnline
George Clooney is turning heads in his Downton Abbey debut! The A-list star’s much-publicized stint on the British period drama wasn’t for an epis...

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Science

Eeek! A Writhing Robot Snake

Yesterday - Pop Sci
This slithering, contortionist robot is named the “Series II - X125 system.” The robot snake-arm is over 7 feet long, and can carry over 13 pounds...

How Microsoft's Machine Learning Is Breaking The Global Language Barrier

Yesterday - Pop Sci
Earlier this week, roughly 50,000 Skype users woke up to a new way of communicating over the Web-based phone- and video-calling platform, a feature th...

Video Gives Astronaut’s-Eye View Inside NASA’s Orion Spacecraft

Yesterday - NASA
New video recorded during the return of NASA’s Orion through Earth’s atmosphere this month provides a taste of the intense conditions the spacecra...

Lawsuit About Mayonnaise Dropped

Yesterday - Pop Sci
In the old days, the battle between condiments was fought by Hellmann’s Mayonnaise and Miracle Whip. That was mostly a debate about taste rather tha...

Meet South America's Infamous Electric Eel

Yesterday - Pop Sci
Meet the electric eel, the only other animal that knows how it feels to walk across a carpet and zap somebody you don't like

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Sports

Wizards showing signs of staying power with historic run

3 hours 45 minutes ago - Sporting News

Swaggy P takes Steven Adams' bait, gets the hook

4 hours 52 minutes ago - Sporting News

MLB, umpires reach agreement on new contract

4 hours 42 minutes ago - Sporting News

Lakers' Young: OKC's Adams 'sneaky, dirty'

6 hours 43 minutes ago - ESPN
Los Angeles Lakers guard Nick Young called Steven Adams a "sneaky, dirty player" after an on-court scuffle with the Oklahoma City Thunder center led t...

Jeremy Lin: Shouldn't always be Kobe taking the final shot

6 hours 58 minutes ago - Sporting News

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T.V.

Card Game Review: ‘Holiday Fluxx’ from Looney Labs

Yesterday - Blog Critics
Looney Labs launches Holiday Fluxx this December as the latest in its strong line of ever-changing card games. Tis the season for get-togethers for fa...

Movie Review: ‘Goodbye to All That,’ Starring Paul Schneider, Melanie Lynskey

Yesterday - Blog Critics
(L to R) Melanie Lynskey, Paul Schneider and Ceilia Weston in ‘Goodbye to All That.’ Photo from the film. Playwright and screenwriter of Junebug,...

Movie Review: Will Gluck’s ‘Annie’ Remake Starring Quvenzhané Wallis, Jamie Foxx, Cameron Diaz, and Rose Byrne

Yesterday - Blog Critics
Believe it or not, co-writer/director Will Gluck’s new Annie is actually the third film version of the Thomas Meehan musical based on Harold Gray’...

Music Review: Lovesucker – ‘Lovesucker’ EP

Yesterday - Blog Critics
An interesting mix of gypsy-inspired sounds are blended in with soul and a dab of rock in Lovesucker’s self-titled EP, released in October 2014. The...

Who Won The Amazing Race 25?

Yesterday - TV Guide
[WARNING: The following story contains spoilers about Friday's season finale of The Amazing Race. Read at your own risk.] Read More > Other Links...

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Technology

Why Is Yahoo Still So Bad At The Basics?

20 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 I’m reluctant to cite what I’m about to cite. It’s scathing. It’s scurrilous. It’s caustic criticism that seems often overblown and, in so...

Google lawsuit forces MPAA-backed attorney general to retreat

1 hour ago - Engadget
Remember that post Google put up this week that accused the MPAA of trying to resurrect the spirit of SOPA with the help of state prosecutors (that in...

While You Were Offline: 30,000 People Buy Bull Poop, George R.R. Martin Freaks Out Over The Interview

2 hours 20 minutes ago - Wired
From the reactions to Sony pulling The Interview to the end of the beloved Serial, a lot happened on the Internet last week. Catch up here. The post...

Dystopian Fiction’s Popularity Is a Warning Sign for the Future

2 hours 19 minutes ago - Wired
In the latest episode of Geek's Guide to the Galaxy, writer Naomi Klein discusses dystopian fiction and her new capitalism-vs.-the-climate nonfiction...

Volvo's bike helmet concept alerts riders and drivers to each other

3 hours 6 minutes ago - Engadget
You know what will go perfectly with those futuristic rocket-powered, heartrate-monitoring bikes? This smart helmet that Volvo wants to create. It's a...

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U.S.

Madonna releases 6 songs after leak

33 minutes ago - US News
NEW YORK (AP) — In a surprise preview of her new album, Madonna released six songs Saturday on iTunes and various streaming services

Hopes, Fears, Doubts Surround Cuba's Oil Future

21 minutes ago - ABC News
Cuba hopes to spur oil industry but environmentalists worry and industry remains skeptical

N. Korea proposes joint probe over Sony hacking

59 minutes ago - US News
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea on Saturday proposed a joint investigation with the U.S. into the hacking attack against Sony Pictures Enterta...

The Social Climber: Idris Elba to Be Next James Bond?

39 minutes ago - ABC News
quicklist:1 title: Idris Elba to Be Next James Bond? text: Will Idris Elba be the next James Bond? If Sony Picture Entertainment co-chairman Amy Pas...

Aging White Lion Euthanized at Ohio Zoo

57 minutes ago - ABC News
Aging white lion at Cincinnati Zoo euthanized over poor health; was gift from Seigfried & Roy

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World

Anatomy of a hoax: how a 17-year-old built a crazy rumour that swept financial media

1 hour 20 minutes ago - Guardian
Tracking the fibs of a high school senior who aspired to make it in finance fills out a picture of a young man who wants more in life but isn’t quit...

Daily life in Havana – in pictures

18 minutes ago - Guardian
Following President Obama’s announcement on plans to restore diplomatic relations between the US and Cuba, a spotlight has fallen on the island.Asso...

A zealot, a rebel, but no miracle-worker: film studios plot a secular take on life of Jesus

43 minutes ago - Guardian
Two planned films about the life of Christ are unlikely to be welcomed by traditional believers, but reflect a renewed interest in Bible epicsLeading...

Anti-inflammatory drugs ‘could fight depression’

1 hour ago - Guardian
Scientists begin £5m study to explore link between immune disorders and mental illness in the search for new treatmentsScientists at seven UK univers...

Liverpool’s Raheem Sterling wins Europe’s Golden Boy award for 2014

1 hour ago - Guardian
• Forward follows illustrious winners including Messi and Agüero• ‘It’s a great achievement,’ says 20-year-old• Rodgers says criticism of...

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Live News

Baby Jesus gets GPS to track thieves... - Drudge Report
Baby Jesus gets GPS to track thieves...(Second column, 19th story, link)Related stories:Atheists create anti-Christmas TV special...'Merry Christmas' ...

Madonna releases 6 songs after leak - Yahoo News
NEW YORK (AP) — In a surprise preview of her new album, Madonna released six songs Saturday on iTunes and various streaming services.

UN's Ban urges end to discrimination against Ebola workers - Yahoo News
By Matthew Mpoke Bigg CONAKRY (Reuters) - U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Saturday urged countries affected by the Ebola virus to avoid discrimi...

Ebola death toll in three African countries hits 7,373: WHO - Yahoo News
GENEVA (Reuters) - The death toll from Ebola in the three worst-affected countries in West Africa has risen to 7,373 among 19,031 cases known to date ...

Hopes, fears, doubts surround Cuba's oil future - Yahoo News
MIAMI (AP) — One of the most prolific oil and gas basins on the planet sits just off Cuba's northwest coast, and the thaw in relations with the Unit...

Anatomy of a hoax: how a 17-year-old built a crazy rumour that swept financial media - Guardian
Tracking the fibs of a high school senior who aspired to make it in finance fills out a picture of a young man who wants more in life but isn’t quit...