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Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Covert Affairs Postmortem: Christopher Gorham on Annie's Betrayal and What's Next

3 minutes ago - TV Guide
[WARNING: The following story contains spoilers about Tuesday's episode of Covert Affairs. Read at your own risk.] Read More > Other Links From TVG... by Joyce Eng

Investigators Detail Missteps in Verification for Health Care

4 minutes ago - New York Times Politics
Undercover investigators said they were able to buy health insurance under the Affordable Care Act using false identities by By THE NEW YORK TIMES

Violations at McDonald's, Yum China supplier company-led: regulator

8 minutes ago - Yahoo News
Food safety violations at Shanghai Husi Food Co Ltd, a supplier to global brands including McDonald's Corp and Yum Brands Inc, were company-led and no...

Perdue defeats Kingston in Georgia Senate runoff

8 minutes ago - Yahoo News
ATLANTA (AP) — Businessman David Perdue has defeated longtime Rep. Jack Kingston in the Republican runoff for Georgia's U.S. Senate nomination, sett...

 

Covert Affairs Postmortem: Christopher Gorham on Annie's Betrayal and What's Next

3 minutes ago - TV Guide
[WARNING: The following story contains spoilers about Tuesday's episode of Covert Affairs. Read at your own risk.] Read More > Other Links From TVG... by Joyce Eng

Investigators Detail Missteps in Verification for Health Care

4 minutes ago - New York Times Politics
Undercover investigators said they were able to buy health insurance under the Affordable Care Act using false identities by By THE NEW YORK TIMES

‘Finding Carter’ Poll: Should Max Have Spilled The Beans About Spotting Lori?

8 minutes ago - MTV News
Max spotted Lori on the latest episode of "Finding Carter"...should he have told Carter that he saw her abductor? by Matthew Scott Donnelly

Former CEO David Perdue defeats Jack Kingston to win Georgia's Republican US Senate nomination

8 minutes ago - Yahoo News
ATLANTA (AP) — Former CEO David Perdue defeats Jack Kingston to win Georgia's Republican US Senate nomination

 

Business

Google Offers $1 Million Prize For Anyone Who Can Build A Better Power Inverter

1 hour 33 minutes ago - Forbes
 Google, the internet search behemoth based in Mountain View, CA, is offering to pay a $1 million prize - as part of the Little Box Challenge - to...

DealBook: The ‘Death Blow’ to Herbalife Promised by William Ackman Falls Short of Its Billing

2 hours 26 minutes ago - New York Times Business
The hedge fund billionaire William A. Ackman spent more than three hours trying to convince everyone who would listen that Herbalife is a fraud. Its s...

Herbalife Rallies in Face of New Attack by Ackman

2 hours 28 minutes ago - Wall Street Journal
William Ackman had promised a "death blow" against Herbalife. Wall Street instead gave new life to the nutritional-supplement company's stock

Australian Stocks Hit Six-Year High

1 hour 55 minutes ago - Wall Street Journal
Asian shares rose early Wednesday, as gains in mining stocks helped Australia hit a six-year high

Japan Stocks Rise Modestly; Nidec Results On Tap

2 hours 59 minutes ago - Fox Business
Japanese stocks tiptoed higher in early Wednesday trade, with the gains spread more or less evenly across the market after an advance on U.S. markets,...

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Fashion

For $95K, You Can Get Front Row Seats at Milan Fashion Week

19 hours 25 minutes ago - Fashionista
No basic buyers allowed

Zoe Saldana Is Lovely in Louis Vuitton

18 hours 41 minutes ago - Fashionista
Celebrities can't get enough of Nicolas Ghesquière

Lauren Conrad Talks 'Laguna Beach' Fashion, Alexander Wang for 'Capitol Couture,' 2015 Pirelli Calendar Details

18 hours 30 minutes ago - Fashionista
Will we ever stop wanting to talk about "Laguna Beach"? Seems unlikely

Dhani's Latest Denim Skirt

18 hours 13 minutes ago - Fashionista
Because you can't have too many. Right?

Crocs Lays Off 180 Employees As It Rethinks Its Product Lineup

9 hours 38 minutes ago - Fashionista
Bad news for the maker of those ugly (but lovable) plastic shoes

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Food

Squash Blossom Quesadillas

6 hours 4 minutes ago - Simply Recipes
Have you ever eaten squash blossoms? The thought of preparing them always seemed a little daunting to me, until a friend made some for me for a tra...

Strawberry-Basil Shortcakes

23 hours 31 minutes ago - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

Linguine with Grilled Tuna, Capers and Parsley

Yesterday - epicurious
Recipe from Epicurious

Stewed Okra and Tomatoes Creole Style

2 days ago - Simply Recipes
There’s a reason why the Southern dish of stewed okra and tomatoes is timeless. It’s just plain good. First you start with browning some bacon, t...

Chocolate Bundt Cake

4 days ago - Simply Recipes
My father is somewhat of a homebody. He doesn’t often drop by unannounced, but when he does, there’s usually food involved, especially if that foo...

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Games

Microsoft unveils 100 cars from Forza Horizon 2 garage

1 hour 2 minutes ago - Joystiq
With the debut of Forza Horizon 2 less than two months away, publisher Microsoft has unveiled the first 100 cars included in the open-world racing sim...

Joystiq Discovers... What's in the box AGAIN!

1 hour 32 minutes ago - Joystiq
Once again, we received a box and decided we should open it on our Twitch page for audience participation. We're enjoying doing these, and it seems li...

Quick Look: OlliOlli

4 hours 22 minutes ago - Gamespot
Watch extended gameplay footage from OlliOlli featuring the Giant Bomb crew

Crypt of the Necrodancer on The Lobby

3 hours 22 minutes ago - Gamespot
The guys dance the show away with help from Girls Make Games on The Lobby

Microsoft's Xbox revenue up 14% thanks to console sales

2 hours 2 minutes ago - Joystiq
Microsoft reported an increase in revenue for the Xbox platform to the tune of $104 million, or 14 percent, in its fourth quarter results (ending June...

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Health

Are Wedding Diets Healthy?

2 hours 5 minutes ago - Yahoo Health
Now, luckily, comes Lauren Conrad, whose refreshing bride-to-be preparation is just business as usual, meaning she’ll avoid both carbs and the gym...

GAO Sting Finds It Easy to Fake It, Get Obamacare Premiums

4 hours 53 minutes ago - MSNBC Health
It finds 11 of 12 fake applications for health insurance are approved in secret test of government's verification process

No Change in Heart Attack Rates for Younger U.S. Adults

Yesterday - WebMD
And women tend to fare worse than men, study finds

Gene Discoveries Could Shed New Light on Schizophrenia

9 hours 17 minutes ago - WebMD
Suspect DNA often tied to neurological 'pathways' centered on brain cell communication, experts say

Study Casts Doubt on Costly Treatment for Leg Clots

7 hours 17 minutes ago - WebMD
Catheter-directed thrombolysis may carry higher risk of bleeding than conventional treatment, researchers say

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Humor

A 30-Second Guide to Why Your Cable Company Owns Your Soul

15 hours 32 minutes ago - Cracked
By Evan V. Symon Published: July 22nd, 2014  So you've decided to cancel your cable subscription -- maybe you're tired of all the shady crap these c...

5 Ridiculous Lies You Probably Believe About Psychology

15 hours 32 minutes ago - Cracked
By M. Merberg Published: July 22nd, 2014  After a semester of intro to psychology and a dozen BuzzFeed quizzes, you might think you've got a pretty...

6 Widely Despised Foods (and How to Choke Them Down)

15 hours 32 minutes ago - Cracked
By Chris Bucholz Published: July 22nd, 2014  Throughout my life, I have always been a bit of a picky eater. I can't explain how it happened, and fra...

5 Uncomfortable Truths About Rape on College Campuses

15 hours 32 minutes ago - Cracked
By J. F. Sargent Published: July 22nd, 2014  Last weekend was pretty cool, because my alma mater was the subject of a front-page story in the New Yo...

5 Animals That Are Clearly Keeping Other Animals as Pets

15 hours 32 minutes ago - Cracked
By E. Reid Ross Published: July 22nd, 2014  Keeping a pet is the kind of asshole move that only humans could think up. Taking an otherwise wild crea...

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Movies

Steve Carell to Lead Brooklyn Family Robinson

2 hours 8 minutes ago - Coming Soon
Walt Disney Pictures has, according to a story today at The Hollywood Reporter, set Steve Carell to headline an upcoming live-action comedy titled Bro...

Meet Brad Pitt's Wardaddy and His Crew on a New Fury Banner

1 hour 34 minutes ago - Coming Soon
Columbia Pictures has released a new banner for writer/director David Ayer's Fury, opening in theaters on November 14. Check it out in the gallery vie...

The Guardians of the Galaxy Are Off to an Unlikely Start in a New Clip

2 hours 20 minutes ago - Coming Soon
Marvel Studios has debuted, via Yahoo! Movies, a new clip from the upcoming Guardians of the Galaxy! The scene is set relatively early in the story an...

The Best Man Franchise Continues with The Best Man Wedding

2 hours 31 minutes ago - Coming Soon
The Best Man franchise writer and director Malcolm D. Lee hinted late last year that the wait between The Best Holiday and a potential third film woul...

Sir Anthony Hopkins and Evan Rachel Wood Head to Westworld

2 hours 53 minutes ago - Coming Soon
It was nearly a year ago that news broke that Bad Robot has plans to live up to its name with J.J. Abrams and Jonah Nolan set to team with Warner Bros...

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Music

‘Finding Carter’ Poll: Should Max Have Spilled The Beans About Spotting Lori?

32 minutes ago - MTV News
Max spotted Lori on the latest episode of "Finding Carter"...should he have told Carter that he saw her abductor?

Kirko Bangz And August Alsina Chase A Better Life In ‘Rich’ Video

2 hours 24 minutes ago - MTV News
Kirko Bangz and August Alsina get together for the video to the Houston rapper's new single, "Rich."

So, Jack White Covered Lorde’s ‘Royals’…

2 hours 36 minutes ago - MTV News
Jack White covered Lorde's "Royals."

Robin Thicke And Paula Patton’s Home Is Officially On The Market

3 hours 16 minutes ago - MTV News
Robin Thicke and Paula Patton's home is reportedly on the market

Whitney Houston’s Mother Speaks Out Against Lifetime Biopic: ‘Let Her Rest’

3 hours 40 minutes ago - MTV News
Whitney Houston's mother Cissy Houston speaks out against the Lifetime biopic

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News

Former CEO David Perdue defeats Jack Kingston to win Georgia's Republican US Senate nomination

39 minutes ago - Yahoo News
ATLANTA (AP) — Former CEO David Perdue defeats Jack Kingston to win Georgia's Republican US Senate nomination

Violations at McDonald's, Yum China supplier company-led: regulator

34 minutes ago - Yahoo News
Food safety violations at Shanghai Husi Food Co Ltd, a supplier to global brands including McDonald's Corp and Yum Brands Inc, were company-led and no...

Perdue defeats Kingston in Georgia Senate runoff

26 minutes ago - Yahoo News
ATLANTA (AP) — Businessman David Perdue has defeated longtime Rep. Jack Kingston in the Republican runoff for Georgia's U.S. Senate nomination, sett...

CEO: Clippers coach to quit if Sterling stays

17 minutes ago - Yahoo News
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The interim CEO of the Los Angeles Clippers testified Tuesday that coach Doc Rivers told him he will quit if Donald Sterling rema...

Obama government looks to satisfy religious groups on Obamacare

49 minutes ago - Reuters
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Obama administration is developing a method for religious organizations opposed to contraception coverage under the Afforda...

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Politics

Investigators Detail Missteps in Verification for Health Care

27 minutes ago - New York Times Politics
Undercover investigators said they were able to buy health insurance under the Affordable Care Act using false identities

Obamacare: States may find way

3 hours 19 minutes ago - Politico
States could build their own exchange websites

Israel provoked this war

2 hours 43 minutes ago - Politico
Opinion: It's up to President Barack Obama to stop the conflict

My battle with the Clintons

2 hours 43 minutes ago - Politico
I wrote a tough book on the Clinton family. Here's what happened next

Bloomberg Israel-bound

2 hours 13 minutes ago - Politico
The former New York City Mayor's announcement is a rebuke of the Obama administration

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Pop Culture

How Can We Not Talk About Fight Club When It’s Getting A SEQUEL!

1 hour ago - Perez Hilton
This news hit us as hard as it could! Chuck Palahniuk is writing a sequel to Fight Club, it's going to be a comic book, and this is a first look at th...

Will Charlie Hunnam See 50 Shades Of Grey?! The HOTTIE Is Opening Up About Walking Away From The Franchise!

1 hour 30 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
Thankfully Jamie Dornan has helped cool the burn we felt when Charlie Hunnam walked away from a starring role in 50 Shades of Grey! But we still have...

Woman Who Shot Lover Over His Poor Sex Performance Is Out Of Jail! Better Get Juicy Down Below If You Want A Piece Of That!

1 hour 58 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
Wow, this story is royally messed up. Looks like there are 51 ways to leave your lover, Paul Simon! A woman, Sadie Bell, who was convicted of shooting...

Donald Sterling Files A Brand New Law Suit

2 hours 35 minutes ago - ETOnline
Clippers owner Donald Sterling filed a new suit Tuesday morning in Los Angeles Superior Court against his estranged wife Shelly Sterling, NBA commissi...

Exclusive: Go Behind the Scenes of the Whitney Houston Lifetime Movie

3 hours 11 minutes ago - ETOnline
ET takes you behind the scenes of Lifetime's Whitney Houston biopic for an exclusive first look at the much-talked about biopic

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Science

Uncontacted Amazonian Tribe Voluntarily Contacts Scientists, Catches Flu

5 hours 30 minutes ago - Pop Sci
Amazon Rainforest This photo was taken near the city of Manaus, Brazil, which is northeast of the Acre region discussed below. Phil P. Harris on W...

How Climate Science Gets Done In The Icy Fjords of Greenland

6 hours 45 minutes ago - Pop Sci
View from an Iceberg Magnus Petersen and Dave Porter prepare to lower a temperature-depth-salinity sensor into a fjord near the village of Kullorsua...

MERS Virus May Be Able To Spread Through The Air

8 hours 35 minutes ago - Pop Sci
Dromedary camels, which can carry MERS. Wilson44691 via Wikimedia Commons Research strongly suggests that camels carry Middle East Respiratory Syn...

NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory Celebrates 15th Anniversary

11 hours 32 minutes ago - NASA
Fifteen years ago, NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory was launched into space aboard the Space Shuttle Columbia. Since its deployment on July 23, 1999,...

How To Watch An Animal Develop Cell By Cell

10 hours 17 minutes ago - Pop Sci
2,458 Cells Fernando Amat et al., "Fast, accurate reconstruction of cell lineages from large-scale fluorescence microscopy data," Nature Methods, 20...

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Sports

Chargers, Woodhead agree to 2-year extension

38 minutes ago - Sporting News

Giants hiring of SB hero Tyree causes backlash

1 hour ago - CBS Sports
Giants hiring of SB hero Tyree causes backlash

Clippers' Sterling targets wife, NBA in new suit (Yahoo Sports)

1 hour 9 minutes ago - Yahoo Sports
Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling has filed a new lawsuit in his attempt to retain the team and derail a potential $2 billion sale. The laws...

Another suit?

2 hours 2 minutes ago - CBS Sports
Another suit?

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T.V.

Covert Affairs Postmortem: Christopher Gorham on Annie's Betrayal and What's Next

26 minutes ago - TV Guide
[WARNING: The following story contains spoilers about Tuesday's episode of Covert Affairs. Read at your own risk.] Read More > Other Links From TVG...

Music Review: Elvin Bishop – ‘Can’t Even Do Wrong Right’

44 minutes ago - Blog Critics
Elvin Bishop, the great blues-rocker and slide guitar master, is back on Alligator Records with a new album of good-time blues. The five originals and...

Cheers' Rhea Perlman Will Play Danny's Mom on The Mindy Project

2 hours 35 minutes ago - TV Guide
Rhea Perlman is going back to a place where everybody knows her name... television! Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Rhea PerlmanThe Mindy...

Aaron Ashmore, Luke Macfarlane, and Hannah John-Kamen Cast in Syfy's Killjoys

3 hours 26 minutes ago - TV Guide
Syfy has assembled the main cast for its upcoming science-fiction drama Killjoys, a new series from the same production house as Orphan Black and...

Software Review: ‘Exposure 6′ from Alien Skin Software

4 hours 20 minutes ago - Blog Critics
Exposure 6 is the latest version of Alien Skin’s analog film effects package that gives digital photographers, and graphic artists, the ability to c...

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Technology

Google's new, image-rich Play Store for Android is rolling out now

57 minutes ago - Engadget
It looks like you won't have to wait long at all to check out Google's visually rich Play Store revamp -- it's rolling out now. The refresh doesn't ap...

This Temporary Tattoo Can Unlock Your Phone

1 hour 48 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 I’d think this was just a clever April Fools joke, if it wasn’t the middle of July. Motorola and VivaLnk have made a temporary tattoo that can u...

The Pressures Driving Adaptive Re-Use and Silicon Valley’s Strange Reverse Commute

1 hour 36 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 Given Google’s recent purchase of a building on the Embarcadero and the city’s move to effectively block Pinterest from relocating its headqua...

Food-delivery startup SpoonRocket’s site isn’t down. Demand is just off the charts

2 hours 1 minute ago - Venture Beat
Above: SpoonRocket Image Credit: Larry Zhou/VentureBeatLast night SpoonRocket’s website couldn’t hold up to a crazy traffic spike for its food del...

Augmented Retaility

2 hours 12 minutes ago - Wired
With the Fire Phone, everything around you exists to be bought on Amazon. The phone deconstructs and decentralizes the entire concept of a store. It's...

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U.S.

Tropical Depression Moving Westward in Atlantic

49 minutes ago - ABC News
Tropical depression heading west after forming over the Atlantic, expected to degenerate

Lightning Kills 1, Injures 2 on Florida Beach

44 minutes ago - ABC News
A lightning strike on a Florida beach this afternoon killed one person and left two others injured

Attorney: Ventura Deserves Millions From Kyle

1 hour 49 minutes ago - ABC News
Ventura attorney asks jury in defamation case to award millions from Kyle estate

Black leaders worry about low turnout in November

2 hours 35 minutes ago - US News
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Civil rights leaders at the NAACP annual convention in Las Vegas on Tuesday worried that dwindling African-American turnout in Nove...

Pat Schroeder: Clinton would face 'subdued sexism'

2 hours 30 minutes ago - US News
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Former House Democrat Pat Schroeder predicts that Hillary Clinton would face "a lot of sexism" if she decides to run fo...

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World

VIDEO: Goodluck Jonathan meets girls' parents

50 minutes ago - BBC
Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan has had his first meeting with the parents of the 219 Nigerian schoolgirls kidnapped by Islamist extremists

Tony Abbott achieves the impossible: unity among economists

3 hours 20 minutes ago - Guardian
Economists are refuting the three big picture claims made by the government: 1) We have a budget emergency 2) We have a debt crisis and 3) The carbon...

MH17 dead to be flown to Netherlands

52 minutes ago - BBC
The first bodies from the crash site of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 in Ukraine are due to be flown to the Netherlands for identification

US and Germany hold restorative talks after series of spy scandals

5 hours 6 minutes ago - Guardian
Countries agree to formal dialogue that will eventually establish 'guiding principles' in wake of NSA and CIA scandalsThe White House has moved closer...

Frank Dobson to retire as Labour MP for Holborn and St Pancras

2 hours 1 minute ago - Guardian
Tributes paid to former Blair health secretary as he announces decision not to stand for ninth term at 2015 electionThe veteran Labour MP Frank Dobson...

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Live News

Covert Affairs Postmortem: Christopher Gorham on Annie's Betrayal and What's Next - TV Guide
[WARNING: The following story contains spoilers about Tuesday's episode of Covert Affairs. Read at your own risk.] Read More > Other Links From TVG...

Investigators Detail Missteps in Verification for Health Care - New York Times Politics
Undercover investigators said they were able to buy health insurance under the Affordable Care Act using false identities.

‘Finding Carter’ Poll: Should Max Have Spilled The Beans About Spotting Lori? - MTV News
Max spotted Lori on the latest episode of "Finding Carter"...should he have told Carter that he saw her abductor?

Former CEO David Perdue defeats Jack Kingston to win Georgia's Republican US Senate nomination - Yahoo News
ATLANTA (AP) — Former CEO David Perdue defeats Jack Kingston to win Georgia's Republican US Senate nomination.

Violations at McDonald's, Yum China supplier company-led: regulator - Yahoo News
Food safety violations at Shanghai Husi Food Co Ltd, a supplier to global brands including McDonald's Corp and Yum Brands Inc, were company-led and no...

Perdue defeats Kingston in Georgia Senate runoff - Yahoo News
ATLANTA (AP) — Businessman David Perdue has defeated longtime Rep. Jack Kingston in the Republican runoff for Georgia's U.S. Senate nomination, sett...