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Friday, October 31, 2014

Mexican police questioned over US siblings' murder

Less than a minute ago - Yahoo News
A group of Mexican police officers were questioned Friday over claims they kidnapped three American siblings who were found dead in the northeast of t...

Early votes exceed 15 million _ but who benefits?

Less than a minute ago - Yahoo News
WASHINGTON (AP) — Early votes soared past 15 million across 31 states on Friday, an outpouring that is giving hopeful Republicans as well as nervous...

The Fix: For most of history, politicians haven’t been able to have Halloween Twitter names. This is a travesty.

3 minutes ago - Washington Post Politics
Yes, Rep. John Dingell, you are doing it right. Every Halloween, Twitter users celebrate by making puns. This would seem unremarkable at all other poi... by Jaime Fuller, Philip Bump

Monkey Cage: House effects in Brazilian polling

3 minutes ago - Washington Post Politics
The following is a guest post by political scientists Francisco Cantú (University of Houston), Marco A. Morales (Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo d... by Francisco Cantú, Marco Morales, Felipe Nunes

 

Teresa Giudice's Daughter Gia & Her Girl Group 3KT Release The Music Video For Their Britney Spears Cover & It's EVERYTHING! But The Best Part Is Milania!

Less than a minute ago - Perez Hilton
Teresa Giudice may be heading off to jail, but it looks like her daughter Gia is heading to the Circus. LOLz! The eldest daughter along with her frien... by Perez Hilton

What's Scarier Than Jason Voorhees? A Spider! Eeek! Here Are The Top 10 Vines Of The Week: Halloween Edition!!

Less than a minute ago - Perez Hilton
So spooky!! With Halloween falling on a Friday, it's only appropriate to make the top 10 Vines of the week All Hallow's Eve related! With that being s... by Perez Hilton

Ellen DeGeneres Scares Her Staff & Even Some Audience Members In This Halloween Prank!

Less than a minute ago - Perez Hilton
Ahhhhh! We all know that Ellen DeGeneres loves pranking her staff members throughout the year, so we can't even imagine what she'd do on Halloween! We... by Perez Hilton

Mexican police questioned over US siblings' murder

Less than a minute ago - Yahoo News
A group of Mexican police officers were questioned Friday over claims they kidnapped three American siblings who were found dead in the northeast of t...

 

Business

Morgan Stanley Elects Miscik to Board

22 minutes ago - Wall Street Journal
Morgan Stanley has named a former Central Intelligence Agency executive to its board, replacing retiring, longtime board member Griff Sexton

BoJ stimulus sends S&P 500 to new record

26 minutes ago - Financial Times
Aggressive move by central bank knocks gold but lifts dollar

DealBook: Corporate Bankruptcy Tourists Land in U.S.

7 hours 5 minutes ago - New York Times Business
The United States, for reasons of law and commerce, has become a destination for foreign companies to file for bankruptcy

DealBook: A Company Caught Between a Hostile Bid and a Side Deal

2 hours 33 minutes ago - New York Times Business
The battle for the GFI Group, a New York brokerage and clearing firm, features an insider transaction, the secret accumulation of shares and a hostile...

DealBook: What Women Need at Work to Give Their All

1 hour 47 minutes ago - New York Times Business
Company leaders need to find a balance between challenging and caring for employees. That’s especially true for women, who spend more time than men...

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Fashion

Hood by Air Stages Part III of Its Fashion Month Takeover at MoMA

1 hour 24 minutes ago - Fashionista
After showing its spring 2015 collection at both New York and Paris fashion weeks, Hood by Air returned to New York to stage multimedia performance an...

20 Chic and Cozy Faux-Fur Pieces for the Cold

1 hour 20 minutes ago - The Cut
Bad news: If you live in the Northeast, you might wake up to snow showers on Saturday morning. Welcome to winter! When it comes to outerwear, there ar...

14 Beauty Products to Try If You’re a Runner

1 hour 2 minutes ago - The Cut
This Sunday, over 50,000 runners will battle mind games, malfunctioning Spotify playlists, and way too early wake-up calls to run the 26.2 miles of th...

How Will Women Voters Use Their Power This Election?

1 hour 2 minutes ago - The Cut
When it comes to women voters in Tuesday’s midterm elections, the metaphors are all mixed up. In some headlines, it’s a war. Democrats are still r...

Celebs Got Moody on the Red Carpet This Week

2 hours 12 minutes ago - Fashionista
And we liked it

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Food

Baked Eggs with Merguez Sausage, Tomatoes, and Smoky Paprika

17 hours 11 minutes ago - epicurious
Recipe from Epicurious

Maple Syrup Roasted Delicata Squash and Brussels Sprouts

Yesterday - Simply Recipes
About a month before Thanksgiving, my parents and I start planning our holiday meals. To keep from going completely crazy we divide and conquer the co...

Coriander Chicken Thighs with Miso-Glazed Root Vegetables

Yesterday - epicurious
Recipe from Epicurious

Green Beans with Shallots, Hazelnuts, and Tarragon

2 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Epicurious

Roast Salmon and Broccoli with Chile-Caper Vinaigrette

3 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

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Games

Nintendo's next gadget to track, improve sleep patterns

12 minutes ago - Joystiq
Following earlier reports that Nintendo had plans to join the health-monitoring industry, company president Satoru Iwata has revealed that the gaming...

Report: Xbox 360's GTA: San Andreas HD is an Android port

42 minutes ago - Joystiq
In lieu of rebuilding Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas from scratch for its recent Xbox 360 re-release, Rockstar Games simply ported the existing Android...

Joystiq Deals: iOS 8 developer's bundle

1 hour 12 minutes ago - Joystiq
The latest edition of Joystiq Deals is aimed squarely at would-be iOS 8 app developers. Bitfountain's Complete iOS 8 Course With Swift is the crown j...

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare kisses goats, leaks zombies

1 hour 42 minutes ago - Joystiq
Not even a sloppy, overly-moist kiss from a goat can distract Call of Duty fans from gunning down zombies, as the two most recent pieces of footage fr...

The Crew PC System Requirements Announced, Needs 64-bit OS

2 hours 49 minutes ago - Gamespot
Ubisoft today published the PC requirements for its upcoming open-world racing game, The Crew.The publisher has actually broken down the specs into th...

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Health

Is Tau the ‘How’ Behind Alzheimer’s?

1 hour 35 minutes ago - Health
By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, Oct. 31, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Malfunction of a key brain protein called tau is the likely culprit be...

5 Biggest Salad Mistakes You’re Making

45 minutes ago - Health
Getty Images I eat some type of salad nearly every day. It’s a go-to staple I really look forward to, and I love mixing it up. Some days I toss gree...

Is Renewing Your Vows a Good Idea?

1 hour 29 minutes ago - Health
Photo: Getty Images Crazy in love. Drunk in love. Or maybe just plain in love with love: Jay Z and Beyoncé recently renewed their wedding vows in Par...

Court Issues Quarantine Order for Maine Nurse

1 hour 22 minutes ago - WebMD
Court Issues Quarantine Order for Maine Nurse

Obese Crash-Test Dummies Being Developed

2 hours 26 minutes ago - WebMD
Obese Crash-Test Dummies Being Developed

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Humor

What You'd Actually Do with a Real Mech Suit

7 hours 12 minutes ago - Cracked
By CRACKED Staff Published: October 31st, 2014 

What It's Like to Survive a Point-Blank Blast from a Shotgun

9 hours 12 minutes ago - Cracked
By Robert Evans,Ryan Jarcy Published: October 31st, 2014  According to Hollywood, the leg is pretty much the best place to get shot. Does the protag...

Why They'll Never Stop Making Zombie Movies

9 hours 12 minutes ago - Cracked
By Daniel O'Brien,Abe Epperson Published: October 31st, 2014 

21 Casting Ideas That Would Have Changed Movie History

9 hours 12 minutes ago - Cracked
By CRACKED Readers Published: October 31st, 2014  There's no denying that each one of us secretly wishes we worked as a casting agent in Hollywood...

6 Homemade Costumes That Look Like Awesome Movie Special FX

9 hours 12 minutes ago - Cracked
By E. Reid Ross Published: October 31st, 2014  Want a Halloween costume that will get plenty of polite smiles and compliments at the big party this...

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Movies

Look at 14 of Our Favorite Movie-Themed Halloween 2014 Costumes

15 minutes ago - First Showing
It's officially All Hallow's Eve, and since the night of terror falls on a Friday, you can be sure you'll see plenty of kids and adults alike out on t...

X-Men Gambit Spinoff Starring Channing Tatum Moving Forward

41 minutes ago - Coming Soon
20th Century Fox has hired RoboCop co-writer Josh Zetumer to write the script for Gambit, the "X-Men" spinoff that has Channing Tatum attached to star...

134 Documentary Features Submitted for the 2014 Oscar Race

49 minutes ago - Coming Soon
One hundred thirty-four features have been submitted for consideration in the Documentary Feature category for the 87th Academy Awards

Sound Off: Jake Gyllenhaal in Dan Gilroy's 'Nightcrawler' - Thoughts?

1 hour 22 minutes ago - First Showing
Now that you've seen it, what did you think? "You have to make the money to buy a ticket." In theaters now is Dan Gilroy's Nightcrawler, a story set d...

More Supergirl TV Series Characters Revealed

2 hours 23 minutes ago - Coming Soon
Following yesterday's casting details for Kara and her foster sister, Alexandra "Alex" Danvers in CBS' upcoming "Supergirl" TV series, comes word on m...

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Music

You’ll Never Guess Kylie Jenner’s New Hair Color

27 minutes ago - MTV News
Kylie Jenner is no stranger to switching up her strands–she’s been black, blue, blonde ombre and everything in between, and that’s just this yea...

How To Survive The Zombie Apocalypse

17 minutes ago - MTV News
We asked the MTV.com staff to share their zombie survival plans. Some of the answers were a little... different

Remy Ma Breaks Down Essential Tracks On Her First Post-Prison Mixtape I’m Around

38 minutes ago - MTV News
Remy Ma releases her new mixtape, I'm Around, and tells MTV News her favorite songs

Happy Birthday, Willow Smith — Enjoy Being Yourself For Halloween

1 hour 37 minutes ago - MTV News
Willow Smith has the best Halloween-birthday costume idea ever

Are Migos Better Than The Beatles? Listen To Their Hilarious Answer

1 hour 34 minutes ago - MTV News
Migos consider whether they're greater than the Beatles

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News

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Richard Branson Reacts to Virgin Galactic Crash

58 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
Richard Branson, the billionaire founder of Virgin Galactic, sent out a message on Twitter on Friday after his company's SpaceShipTwo rocket exploded

Former FAMU Band Member Found Guilty of Manslaughter

41 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
Dante Martin was found guilty of manslaughter and hazing in the 2011 death of 26-year old Robert Champion

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Politics

Party Game: Can You Tell the Dems From the Republicans?

19 minutes ago - MSNBC Politics
Despite major differences, members of both parties sometimes seem more alike than you might think when it comes to some major issues

$500 Million Spaceship Explodes...

18 minutes ago - Drudge Report
$500 Million Spaceship Explodes...(Top headline, 2nd story, link)Related stories:1 Dead, Another Seriously Injured After Test Flight Goes Wrong...Flew...

Ambitious space-travel project plagued by problems and delays...

18 minutes ago - Drudge Report
Ambitious space-travel project plagued by problems and delays...(Top headline, 6th story, link)Related stories:1 Dead, Another Seriously Injured After...

PENTAGON FUNDS VACCINE TO COUNTER AIRBORNE EXPOSURE...

18 minutes ago - Drudge Report
PENTAGON FUNDS VACCINE TO COUNTER AIRBORNE EXPOSURE...(Third column, 9th story, link)Related stories:CDC: EBOLA SNEEZE WARNING...DELETES!CONFUSION: WH...

Obama Courts Women in Campaign Swing

44 minutes ago - New York Times Politics
The president promoted a progressive agenda and portrayed Republicans as hidebound, but he was careful to try to keep his own unpopularity from swayin...

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Pop Culture

Benedict Cumberbatch's Freaky 'Frankenstein' Makeover

1 hour 15 minutes ago - ETOnline
It's alive!!!!!

Melissa Rivers Shares A Heartbreaking Halloween Throwback Photo Of Joan Rivers!

34 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
Awww. It's heartbreaking to think that Joan Rivers won't be around for any more Halloweens --- or for the day after to make fun of people's costumes!...

Amanda Bynes Might Be Late For Her Court Date Because Went Out To Lunch In Hollywood!

30 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
This story is getting more confusing by the minute... Amanda Bynes was spotted at Mel's Drive-In in Hollywood around noon today, ordering watermelon t...

Get Chloe Moretz's Casual-Chic Airport Style!

1 hour 33 minutes ago - ETOnline
Chloe Grace Moretz may be only 17 but she’s already a fashion maven. For a recent flight to LAX, the Carrie star put together this casual but super-...

Unhappy Halloween! Hocus Pocus Star Sued For Allegedly Hitting Two Women With Her Car!

1 hour ago - Perez Hilton
This is NOT the best way to celebrate the 21st anniversary of Hocus Pocus! Vinessa Shaw, who is best known for playing Allison in the Halloween classi...

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Science

Virtual Hearts, Fanged Deer And Other Amazing Images Of The Week

1 hour 38 minutes ago - Pop Sci
Fanged Deer These toothy deer haven't been seen in 60 years, until this October--just in time for Halloween! Kashmir musk deer may be remini...

Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo Just Crashed During A Mojave Test Flight

2 hours 13 minutes ago - Pop Sci
SpaceShipTwo Virgin Galactic There’s a shadow looming over the private spaceflight industry this week. Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo...

Scientists Hope To Extend Your Dog's Life With Anti-Aging Pill

2 hours 55 minutes ago - Pop Sci
Man's Best Friend Harold Meerveld via Flickr CC by 2.0 The quest to find the Fountain of Youth is still alive and well. But today, its pur...

Meet A Woman Who Trains Robots For A Living

3 hours 42 minutes ago - Pop Sci
Curi the robot Harold Daniels Andrea Thomaz, who directs Georgia Tech’s Socially Intelligent Machines Lab, teaches a one-of-a-kind stu...

Create A Smoking Pumpkin With An E-Cigarette

4 hours 29 minutes ago - Pop Sci
Hack-'O-Lantern Designer Shelby Arnold carved these science-loving Muppets at the Brooklyn hackerspace NYC Resistor. Click here to see this...

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Sports

Injury Report: Gio a no-go

22 minutes ago - Sporting News

Concussed S Jefferson couldn't recall playing

Less than a minute ago - CBS Sports
Concussed S Jefferson couldn't recall playing

Kentucky extends Stoops' contract through 2019 (Yahoo Sports)

1 hour 4 minutes ago - Yahoo Sports
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) -- Kentucky athletic director Mitch Barnhart has given coach Mark Stoops another contract extension through the 2019 season in an...

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T.V.

Amanda Bynes Released from Psychiatric Hospital, Blasts Family on Twitter

40 minutes ago - TV Guide
Amanda Bynes was released from a psychiatric hospital Thursday and wasted no time getting back to one of her favorite hobbies: Twitter. The actress, 2...

Exclusive Simpsons Sneak Peek: Jane Fonda Prepares to Battle Mr. Burns

2 hours 2 minutes ago - TV Guide
In Springfield, it takes guts to go up against the rich and powerful Mr. Burns. But Jane Fonda is prepared to do just that on The Simpsons. The two-t...

Seth Rogen to Play Steve Wozniak in Steve Jobs Biopic

4 hours 8 minutes ago - TV Guide
Seth Rogen will star as Steve Wozniak in Sony's Steve Jobs biopic, Variety reports. The upcoming film, which will star Christian Bale as the lat...

Chelsea Handler Goes Topless on Horseback to Battle "Sexist" Instagram

5 hours 19 minutes ago - TV Guide
Is Instagram's photo policy sexist? Yes, if you ask Chelsea Handler.On Thursday night, Handler posted a topless photo of herself riding a horse, spo...

Vampire Diaries Midseason Finale Scoop: Who's Returning to Mystic Falls High for the Holidays?

6 hours 5 minutes ago - TV Guide
The Vampire Diaries' BFFs Bonnie, Caroline and Elena are finally reuniting — in a flashback! The trio will appear together in the show's midseason...

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Technology

ASUS' ROG G751: a properly oversized gaming laptop

12 minutes ago - Engadget
So, you noticed that NVIDIA has trotted out its latest GPU architecture and you're wondering if you should retire your old gaming laptop for something...

Ending the epidemic of ‘zombie meetings’

42 minutes ago - Venture Beat
GUEST POSTImage Credit: The Walking Dead/AMCZombie meetings are an epidemic infecting companies everywhere. Specifically, these are meetings that have...

The Tao of Responsible Disclosure

48 minutes ago - Wired
There seems to be an ongoing, almost incessant debate about the concept of responsible disclosure and whether it’s helpful or not for white hat hack...

Tech Time Warp of The Week: Remembering the Max Headroom Incident, One of the Creepiest Hacks Ever

43 minutes ago - Wired
Hacking into the Home Depot credit card system, the financial records at JP Morgan Chase? Child’s play! Try hacking into the feed of a local Chicago...

Capital One buys ecommerce site builder tool AmeriCommerce

55 minutes ago - Venture Beat
Today Capital One announced it has acquired AmeriCommerce, an “e-commerce solutions provider” which competes with online shopping cart providers...

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U.S.

2014 Midterms: The Apprehension Election

36 minutes ago - US News
The final hours before Tuesday are even more critical given this year's close races

Did the White House Push Firms to Dump House Obamacare Lawsuit?

36 minutes ago - US News
Judicial Watch intends to find out. 

Feds, Albuquerque reach deal on police reform

36 minutes ago - US News
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The U.S. Justice Department and New Mexico's largest city have reached an agreement to overhaul Albuquerque's police depart...

GOP, Dems Offer Spin Ahead of Election Day

29 minutes ago - US News
President Barack Obama will not appear anywhere on Tuesday midterm election ballots. No one told the U.S. senate candidates

Quick-Thinking Girl With Cellphone Helps Rescue Kidnapped Infant

42 minutes ago - ABC News
A 15-year old girl has now become a media sensation after a 911 call she made helped police stop a woman from kidnapping her infant son

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World

Hamilton top in second US practice

23 minutes ago - BBC
Lewis Hamilton narrowly edges Mercedes team-mate and title rival Nico Rosberg to fastest time in second practice at the US Grand Prix

Hello Kitty conference brings Japanese kitsch to Los Angeles

49 minutes ago - Guardian
Timed to celebrate the brands 40th birthday, a conference and exhibition has brought fans of the self-consciously cute brand out in their thousandsLov...

Djokovic ends Murray's winning run

38 minutes ago - BBC
Andy Murray's 11-match winning run comes to an end with defeat by Novak Djokovic in the Paris Masters quarter-finals

Probation inspector at centre of row over wifes job at outsourcing firm

1 hour 47 minutes ago - Guardian
Paul McDowells wife is the deputy managing director of a private justice company that runs some UK probation servicesThe future of the chief of the pr...

Morgan urges Muslims to become school governors after Trojan horse

1 hour 45 minutes ago - Guardian
Education secretary says it was right to investigate Birmingham schools allegations although no violent extremism was foundEducation secretary Nicky M...

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Live News

Teresa Giudice's Daughter Gia & Her Girl Group 3KT Release The Music Video For Their Britney Spears Cover & It's EVERYTHING! But The Best Part Is Milania! - Perez Hilton
Teresa Giudice may be heading off to jail, but it looks like her daughter Gia is heading to the Circus. LOLz! The eldest daughter along with her frien...

What's Scarier Than Jason Voorhees? A Spider! Eeek! Here Are The Top 10 Vines Of The Week: Halloween Edition!! - Perez Hilton
So spooky!! With Halloween falling on a Friday, it's only appropriate to make the top 10 Vines of the week All Hallow's Eve related! With that being s...

Ellen DeGeneres Scares Her Staff & Even Some Audience Members In This Halloween Prank! - Perez Hilton
Ahhhhh! We all know that Ellen DeGeneres loves pranking her staff members throughout the year, so we can't even imagine what she'd do on Halloween! We...

Mexican police questioned over US siblings' murder - Yahoo News
A group of Mexican police officers were questioned Friday over claims they kidnapped three American siblings who were found dead in the northeast of t...

Early votes exceed 15 million _ but who benefits? - Yahoo News
WASHINGTON (AP) — Early votes soared past 15 million across 31 states on Friday, an outpouring that is giving hopeful Republicans as well as nervous...

Morgan Stanley Elects Miscik to Board - Wall Street Journal
Morgan Stanley has named a former Central Intelligence Agency executive to its board, replacing retiring, longtime board member Griff Sexton.