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Monday, November 24, 2014

She The People: As Bill Cosby’s accusers find their voices, Camille Cosby loses hers

1 minute ago - Washington Post Politics
Camille Cosby was always a strong presence in the life and work of Bill Cosby, even as she at times has struggled, she has admitted, to find her own v... by Mary C. Curtis

Costa's iPhone app gains Passbook support, but doesn't use its best features

4 minutes ago - Engadget
Costa might be the coffee shop king in the UK, but updates to its mobile apps have been slow going. After finally launching a digital version of its p... by Nick Summers

The FAA wants you to have a pilot's license to fly commercial drones

4 minutes ago - Engadget
If you're planning to shoot your next movie using a drone, beware: you may need to meet some stringent conditions to stay in the Federal Aviation Admi... by Jon Fingas

University Spends $219K on Conference Table From China

5 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
New Jersey's Kean University has spent $219,000 for a custom-built, circular conference table that was made in China

 

Foxwoods Resort postpones Bill Cosby appearance

Less than a minute ago - US News
NEW YORK (AP) — Foxwoods Resort Casino says it has indefinitely postponed Bill Cosby's concert appearance that was scheduled for January

Tanzania: Maasai group looks likely to keep land

Less than a minute ago - US News
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A Maasai community near Tanzania's Serengeti National Park may be able to keep its traditional homeland after the country's pr...

Google settles with ex-banker over online abuse

Less than a minute ago - US News
LONDON (AP) — Google has agreed to a settlement with a former Morgan Stanley banker who sued the search engine over defamatory Internet posts

Tesla in Talks with BMW Over Batteries, Parts

Less than a minute ago - Fox Business
U.S. electric carmaker Tesla Motors (NASDAQ:TSLA) is in talks with Germany's BMW over a possible collaboration in batteries and lightweight components...

 

Business

The ObamaCare Opportunities

1 hour 3 minutes ago - Forbes
The new Congress will be presented with two important opportunities to make significant progress toward free-market health reform

Review: 'Gotham' Winter Finale Proves Focus Must Shift Off Young-Batman

56 minutes ago - Forbes
The Gotham mid-season finale is an episode that lacks depth among of a sea of great potential

Is Long-Term Plan Best for Repaying Student Debt?

18 minutes ago - MSNBC Business
Financial adviser Suze Orman looks at the best options for paying back student loans

DealBook: BT Says It Is in Talks to Acquire O2

2 hours 40 minutes ago - New York Times Business
In a brief statement, BT said it was in discussions with shareholders of two of Britain’s mobile operators, including O2, about a possible takeover

Get Ready for Bitcoin Black Friday Deals

1 hour 23 minutes ago - MSNBC Business
Black Friday is an event that has spawned all sorts of retail spin-offs

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Fashion

A Bright Mini-Shopper to Carry All Season

1 hour 11 minutes ago - The Cut
If you don't have time to switch bags between the office and an after-work drink, pick something sharp but still roomy enough to carry a little more t...

Working Girl Made Corporate Climbing Look Good

1 hour 2 minutes ago - The Cut
When I saw Mike Nichols's Working Girl as a kid in the '90s, I dreamed of one day working in an office like Tess McGill's. Shown in the last scene,...

Watch Pharrell and Cara Delevingne Sing Chanel’s Praises

47 minutes ago - The Cut
Karl Lagerfeld is pulling out all the stops for Chanel's Sound of Music-esque métiers d'art extravaganza in Salzburg, Austria. So much so that he enl...

Miley Cyrus Enjoyed a Tranquil Birthday Party

1 hour 44 minutes ago - The Cut
To honor her 22nd year as Earth’s resident nonsense-muppet, Miley Cyrus threw a quiet soirée on Saturday in West Hollywood. It was mellow, muted, a...

Astrology GIFs for the Week of November 24, 2014

1 hour 35 minutes ago - The Cut
Mercury and Saturn meet in Scorpio on Tuesday to create problems with communication. Troubling world news is likely. This pairing also influences tech...

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Food

Extra-Buttery Mashed Spuds

10 hours 57 minutes ago - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

Creamy Cheesy Turkey Enchiladas

Yesterday - Simply Recipes
Why cook an extra big turkey for Thanksgiving or the holidays? Lots of leftovers! Here’s one of the best ways I can think of to use some of that le...

Suzanne’s Old Fashioned Pumpkin Pie

Yesterday - Simply Recipes
The single most requested dessert at our Thanksgiving table is pumpkin pie. (The second being apple pie.) In fact, pumpkin pie is so synonymous with t...

Tarragon-Roasted Halibut with Hazelnut Brown Butter

Yesterday - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

Pecan Pie

2 days ago - Simply Recipes
What’s your favorite Thanksgiving pie? Mine is a toss up between apple, pumpkin, and pecan pie. In fact, I love them all so much I make one of each...

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Games

Xbox Exec: "Those Sony Peeps Had A Great First Year"

36 minutes ago - Gamespot
Xbox boss Phil Spencer has spoken out to congratulate Sony on launching the PlayStation 4, which will likely go down as the top-selling new console of...

Batman: Arkham Knight - Ace Chemicals Infiltration Gameplay Trailer

48 minutes ago - Gamespot
Don a cowl and join the World's Greatest Detective as he smashes his way through a chemical plant

Check Out New Batman: Arkham Knight Gameplay Footage

31 minutes ago - Gamespot
You won't need to wait until Sony's PlayStation Experience event next month to see more of 2015's Batman: Arkham Knight, as Warner Bros. today release...

New trailer for Destiny's The Dark Below glances at gameplay

58 minutes ago - Joystiq
After Destiny's cinematic introducing the story of the game's upcoming DLC, The Dark Below, leaked, Bungie opted to issue a more explanatory video. As...

Hideo Kojima's Favorite Game of 2014

1 hour 14 minutes ago - Gamespot
Metal Gear creator Hideo Kojima's favorite game of 2014 so far is Framed, a recently released mobile title from independent Australian studio Loveshac...

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Health

A Tale of Two Outbreaks: Why Congo Conquered Ebola

38 minutes ago - MSNBC Health
How did Congo get away with a short Ebola outbreak while West Africa faces months of an epidemic? Experience matters, one expert says

Some Newly Insured Under ‘Obamacare’ May Have Trouble Finding Doctors

1 hour 21 minutes ago - Health
By Karen PallaritoHealthDay Reporter MONDAY, Nov. 24, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Millions of Americans bought health insurance coverage through the Aff...

Eczema Cases Rising Among U.S. Children: Report

1 hour 21 minutes ago - Health
By Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter MONDAY, Nov. 24, 2014 (HealthDay News) — A growing number of children are being diagnosed with the allergic skin con...

Talk Therapy Linked To Lower Suicide Risk

1 hour 21 minutes ago - Health
MONDAY, Nov. 24, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Talk therapy significantly reduces suicide attempts and deaths among people who have previously attempted s...

Holiday Surprise: What to do When Mom or Dad is Slipping Away

1 hour 42 minutes ago - MSNBC Health
When visiting for the holidays, people who haven't seen their aging parents or grandparents in a year may find them in worse shape than expected

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Humor

14 Movie Special Effects You Won't Believe Weren't CGI

7 hours 58 minutes ago - Cracked
By Robert Evans,David Christopher Bell,J.F. Sargent Published: November 24th, 2014 

5 Insane Christian Movies You Won't Believe Aren't Parodies

7 hours 58 minutes ago - Cracked
By Saint Steven Published: November 24th, 2014 

2 New Shirts for TMNT and 'Doctor Who' Fans

7 hours 58 minutes ago - Cracked
By CRACKED Staff Published: November 24th, 2014 

The 26 Worst Pieces of Romantic Advice You Get from Movies

7 hours 58 minutes ago - Cracked
By CRACKED Readers Published: November 24th, 2014 

6 Weird Ways the World Looks Different When You're Asexual

7 hours 58 minutes ago - Cracked
By Robert Evans,Julianna,Andy H Published: November 24th, 2014 

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Movies

ITV Greenlights Ten-Part Jekyll & Hyde Series

24 minutes ago - Coming Soon
Robert Louis Stevenson's Jekyll & Hyde tale reimagined as an action adventure The post ITV Greenlights Ten-Part Jekyll & Hyde Series appeared first on...

'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Trailer Hits Theaters on Black Friday

25 minutes ago - First Showing
After Thanksgiving on Thursday, you'll probably be recovering from stuffing your face with turkey and pumpkin pie, and hopefully excited after the Jur...

Oscar-Worthy: Filmmaker Damien Chazelle on the Festival Hit, Whiplash

47 minutes ago - Coming Soon
What went into making the Sundance award-winning festival favorite The post Oscar-Worthy: Filmmaker Damien Chazelle on the Festival Hit, Whiplash appe...

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Trailer to Debut in Select Theaters This Friday!

58 minutes ago - Coming Soon
The trailer will play before every film in 9 select theaters The post Star Wars: The Force Awakens Trailer to Debut in Select Theaters This Friday! ap...

First Look at Hugh Jackman and Levi Miller in Pan

51 minutes ago - Coming Soon
Hugh Jackman plays Blackbeard in Joe Wright's reimagining of Peter Pan The post First Look at Hugh Jackman and Levi Miller in Pan appeared first on Co...

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Music

Find Out Where You Can See The ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Trailer

1 hour 7 minutes ago - MTV News
The first teaser for "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" is coming. Find out where you can see it in theaters

See Odell Beckham Jr. Practice For That Incredible Catch

58 minutes ago - MTV News
It was no fluke, and these GIFs prove it

Kristin Cavallari Says ‘Bye Felicia!’ To Chicago Bears Haters

28 minutes ago - MTV News
Kristin Cavallari bites back at Twitter users who blast her husband, Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler

A Brief History Of ‘Part 1′ Movies

27 minutes ago - MTV News
How did we get to place where a series can't just end? Here's a quick look back

Lil Wayne And Christina Milian Fan The Flames On Relationship Rumors On New Single ‘Start A Fire’

1 hour 31 minutes ago - MTV News
Rumored couple Lil Wayne and Christina Milian team up for "Start a Fire."

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News

University Spends $219K on Conference Table From China

36 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
New Jersey's Kean University has spent $219,000 for a custom-built, circular conference table that was made in China

Forced Out: Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel to Step Down

13 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
According to one senior official, “He wasn’t up to the job.”

Judge: Confession Can Be Used in Etan Patz Trial

12 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
The suspect in one of the nation's most haunting child disappearances is poised to learn whether his confession can be used at a potential murder tria...

Ex-NFLer: First impressions matter

15 minutes ago - CNN Top Stories
Advice can be a tricky thing

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Politics

Aging in Oval Office: Who did it best?

29 minutes ago - CNN Politics
CNN goes week to week with presidents Clinton, Bush and Obama for their first 198 weeks in office

OBAMA: Police must be trained to 'distinguish between a gang banger and a kid wearing a hoodie'...

16 minutes ago - Drudge Report
OBAMA: Police must be trained to 'distinguish between a gang banger and a kid wearing a hoodie'...(Top headline, 8th story, link)Related stories:STILL...

'Wasn't up to the job'...

16 minutes ago - Drudge Report
'Wasn't up to the job'...(First column, 4th story, link)Related stories:Sole Republican on national security team...NYTIMES: 'First cabinet-level casu...

CLAIM: Liberia free of Ebola by Christmas...

16 minutes ago - Drudge Report
CLAIM: Liberia free of Ebola by Christmas...(Second column, 5th story, link)

Sidebar: In Justices’ Calculations on Gay Marriage, a Legal Golden Ratio Looms

36 minutes ago - New York Times Politics
Same-sex marriage will be banned in 15 states at most if the Supreme Court takes up the question this term or next. That could be an important number

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Pop Culture

Nick Jonas' Dad's Response to His Crotch-Grabbing 'Flaunt' Pics Will Surprise You

43 minutes ago - ETOnline
Despite his famously conservative upbringing, it looks like Nick Jonas's dad has a pretty good sense of humor about his son's racier new image. The 22...

Ariana Grande Goes Full Mariah Carey With Her New Christmas Song! Listen To Santa Tell Me HERE!

38 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
It's a good thing Ariana Grande doesn't mind being compared to Mariah Carey! Because with songs like this, it's as inevitable as a little Holiday weig...

Kim Kardashian's Paper Photos Instantly Went Viral… And Here Are The Best & Worst Of The Memes She's Inspired Since That Big Day!

28 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
It's been less than two weeks since Kim Kardashian broke the internet with her Paper magazine photos. And while the shock of the nude pics has worn of...

Sarah Hyland Had A Star-Studded Birthday Party With Taylor Swift, Lorde, & — Is That Ansel Elgort?!?

22 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
Awwww! They all look so happy! Sarah Hyland celebrated her 24th birthday in style -- with all her celebrity BFFs! The Modern Family actress rang in he...

Former NBC Employee Claims He Paid and Brought Women to Bill Cosby

1 hour 18 minutes ago - ETOnline
Ex NBC employee Frank Scotti says he "felt like a pimp" when he worked with Bill Cosby. Scotti claims that for several years, he would regularly bring...

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Science

Conquer Cold With DIY Hand Warmers

1 hour 57 minutes ago - Pop Sci
Cold weather makes for cold hands—unless, of course, you have a hand warmer. Don’t waste money on those cheap disposable ones. Instead, use...

New, Better Chinese Spy Satellite Hits Orbit

2 hours 58 minutes ago - Pop Sci
China continues to build a world class network of surveillance satellites. The Yaogan 24, a high resolution electro-optical imaging satellite, doesn'...

New Crew Arrives at Space Station to Continue Scientific Research

Yesterday - NASA
Three new crew members representing the United States, Russia and Italy are at the International Space Station (ISS)

International Team Blasting Off To Space Station Today

Yesterday - Pop Sci
At the crack of dawn on Friday, the Soyuz TMA-15M spacecraft was transported via specialized train car to its launch pad at the Baikonur Cosmodrome in...

The 100 Greatest Innovations Of The Year

2 days ago - Pop Sci
Each year, Popular Science picks the 100 greatest new innovations in technology to feature in our Best Of What's New issue. Discover the most exciting...

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T.V.

Lisa Bonet Says Tweets About Bill Cosby Were From a Fake Account

20 minutes ago - TV Guide
Former The Cosby Show star Lisa Bonet says social media posts bout Bill Cosby reportedly made by her  were from a fake account. Over the weekend,...

Ask Matt: Elementary, Selfie's Fallen Star, Murder, Sleepy Hollow, Sons of Anarchy, and More

1 hour 16 minutes ago - TV Guide
Send questions and comments to askmatt@tvguidemagazine.com and follow me on Twitter! Question: I've been a fan of Elementary, and I really liked the s...

How Schmidt Happens to Be The Most Popular Name on TV

1 hour 11 minutes ago - TV Guide
Holy "Schmidt"! That last name has become a go-to for TV and film writers looking to give their characters a memorable moniker. Netflix made headlines...

One Direction, Katy Perry Top American Music Awards — Who Won Artist of the Year?

1 hour 38 minutes ago - TV Guide
One Direction and Katy Perry were the big winners at Sunday night's American Music Awards, with each taking home three trophies. The British boy b...

Who's Headlining the Super Bowl Halftime Show? Check Out the Glitzy Announcement!

1 hour 38 minutes ago - TV Guide
Get ready for extra fireworks at next year's Super Bowl! Katy Perry is officially set to headline the 2015 Pepsi halftime show, the NFL announced ...

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Technology

Costa's iPhone app gains Passbook support, but doesn't use its best features

16 minutes ago - Engadget
Costa might be the coffee shop king in the UK, but updates to its mobile apps have been slow going. After finally launching a digital version of its p...

The FAA wants you to have a pilot's license to fly commercial drones

16 minutes ago - Engadget
If you're planning to shoot your next movie using a drone, beware: you may need to meet some stringent conditions to stay in the Federal Aviation Admi...

Google for Work beefs up security with revamped Devices and Activity dashboard, account checkup wizard

37 minutes ago - Venture Beat
Google today improved the security features in Google for Work, the company’s suite of enterprise business services. The Devices and Activity dashbo...

Ebay Now Pulled From App Store As Company Rethinks Its Same-Day Delivery Plans

41 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 Ebay Now, the same-day local delivery service from the online marketplace giant, was pulled from the App Store over the weekend, where previously it...

Host Analytics Raises $25M And Says Next Step Is IPO

58 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 Host Analytics, a company that provides cloud-based financial analytics tools, announced $25M in Series E funding today, and suggested the next logi...

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U.S.

Chuck Hagel Stepping Down as Secretary of Defense

30 minutes ago - US News
The Vietnam veteran turned anti-Iraq War senator is bowing to reported White House pressure

U.S. News Data: Online Programs Increase Use of Mobile Apps

28 minutes ago - US News
More than 70 percent of online bachelor's programs told U.S. News that they had a smartphone or tablet app in 2012-2013

Auction house: 'Bunny' Mellon's objects fetch $218M

56 minutes ago - US News
NEW YORK (AP) — Sotheby's auction house says its multi-day sales of Rachel "Bunny" Mellon's furnishings, art, jewelry and other objects totaled $218...

Congo: Amnesty says Belgian firm evicted hundreds

1 hour 17 minutes ago - US News
KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — Amnesty International says a Belgian company destroyed hundreds of homes near a mine in southeastern Congo and lied about it...

AP Sources: Hagel resigning as Defense secretary

1 hour 7 minutes ago - US News
WASHINGTON (AP) — Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is stepping down under pressure from President Barack Obama's Cabinet, senior administration officia...

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World

Hamilton on way to greatness - Stewart

1 hour 50 minutes ago - BBC
Double world champion Lewis Hamilton cannot be considered a great yet but he is on the right path, says Sir Jackie Stewart

Nissan factory in Sunderland - in pictures

46 minutes ago - Guardian
Award winning photographer Oli Scarff has been working with Getty Images since 2008, and AFP since October this year. He has been sent all over the wo...

Imax was made for visual blockbusters like Interstellar – Taken 3, not so much

43 minutes ago - Guardian
While Imax cinemas are ideal for movies shot on a grand scale, seeing less ambitious films in the format holds little appealAbout four years ago – b...

Channel 4 film features paedophile confessing attraction to children

37 minutes ago - Guardian
The Paedophile Next Door depicts man admitting attraction, but never having committed a crime, to highlight issue of abuseA self-confessed paedophile...

William Shatner explores new worlds of self-publishing and Kickstarter

35 minutes ago - Guardian
Star Trek’s Captain Kirk turns to crowd-funding to finance new book on how to reinvent yourself after 50He has battled the Klingons and boldly gone...

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Live News

Why You Never Need to Shop on Black Friday Again - US News
Here are some reasons why you should stay home on Friday.

Foxwoods Resort postpones Bill Cosby appearance - US News
NEW YORK (AP) — Foxwoods Resort Casino says it has indefinitely postponed Bill Cosby's concert appearance that was scheduled for January.

Tanzania: Maasai group looks likely to keep land - US News
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A Maasai community near Tanzania's Serengeti National Park may be able to keep its traditional homeland after the country's pr...

Google settles with ex-banker over online abuse - US News
LONDON (AP) — Google has agreed to a settlement with a former Morgan Stanley banker who sued the search engine over defamatory Internet posts.

Tesla in Talks with BMW Over Batteries, Parts - Fox Business
U.S. electric carmaker Tesla Motors (NASDAQ:TSLA) is in talks with Germany's BMW over a possible collaboration in batteries and lightweight components...

GSK Shareholders to Vote on Novartis Deal Dec. 18 - Fox Business
Britain's GlaxoSmithKline has asked its shareholders to vote at a meeting on Dec. 18 on its proposed major deal with Switzerland's Novartis which will...