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Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Google adds song lyrics to search results

2 minutes ago - Engadget
Looking to capitalize on the constant stream of people trying to figure out how does that song go again?, Google unveiled a new featured placement for...

Rangers wrap up win at 2:44 a.m., outlast rain, Yankees (Yahoo Sports)

11 minutes ago - Yahoo Sports
The Texas Rangers wrapped up a weird win at 2:44 a.m. Tuesday, rallying after a rain delay of more than 3 1/2 hours in the ninth inning to beat the Ne...

Last words: language of China's emperors in peril

19 minutes ago - Yahoo News
It was the language of China's last imperial dynasty which ruled a vast kingdom for nearly three centuries. Traders and farmers from what are now the...

Palestinians say Israel caused their summer water shortage

19 minutes ago - Yahoo News
SALEM, West Bank (AP) — As Palestinians in the West Bank fast from dawn to dusk in scorching heat during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, tens of t...

 

Google adds song lyrics to search results

2 minutes ago - Engadget
Looking to capitalize on the constant stream of people trying to figure out how does that song go again?, Google unveiled a new featured placement for...

'I’m still alive’: Queen jokes on Northern Ireland visit – video

7 minutes ago - Guardian
Queen Elizabeth arrives at Hillsborough Castle in Belfast on Monday for the beginning of her two day royal visit to Northern Ireland, and meets with S... by Guardian Staff

Reality Check: Does the UK have to trigger Article 50?

7 minutes ago - BBC
Chancellor George Osborne says the UK does not have to start the formal process of leaving the EU until a time of its choosing. Is he right?

Real to reel

7 minutes ago - BBC
Remembering a century of war films at the Imperial War Museum in London - from 1 July 2016 to 8 January 2017

 

Business

The Amazing Ways Big Data And Analytics Are Used At Wimbledon 2016

1 hour 4 minutes ago - Forbes
WIMBLEDON fans are being served a mash up of machine learning and advanced analytics in a bid to capture viewers’ attention on social media and digi...

Breastfeeding Mom Shamed At Son's Boy Scout Meeting, BSA Responding

1 hour 1 minute ago - Forbes
The Boy Scouts of America response to a breastfeeding mom falls short of respecting her legal rights

Endgame? With Lyft Reportedly For Sale, The Rideshare Wars May Be Over (Mostly)

51 minutes ago - Forbes
Lyft has reportedly hired advisors to find it a buyer or another strategic investor. Given its strong balance sheet, that's surprising news and sugges...

Korea Fights Impact As Brexit Fuels Fears In Northeast Asia

38 minutes ago - Forbes
The withdrawal of Britain from the European Union is sending tremors of fear through northeast Asia

Brexit adds to the roar of equity bears

3 hours 13 minutes ago - Financial Times
Brexit is destabilising but faith in central banks would have to evaporate to cause a bear market

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Fashion

Amnesty International Says Mexican Authorities Are Using Physical and Sexual Torture to Force Confessions from Women

47 minutes ago - The Cut
A new report by Amnesty International outlines how torture and sexual abuse against women in Mexico is being carried out by local, state and federal p...

Leah Remini Is Apparently Filming Footage for a Show About How Scientology Tears Families Apart

2 hours 18 minutes ago - The Cut
Looks like Leah Remini has begun collecting footage for a new television series on the Church of Scientology. According to The Underground Bunker, Rem...

Lil' Kim Has a Lot of Love for Brooklyn and That Means She Has a Lot of Love for Desiigner

Yesterday - The Cut
It’s pretty well-documented that Lil' Kim has plenty of love for all things Brooklyn. After all, the woman does hail from the famous New York boroug...

On Game of Thrones, Crop Tops Are the Ultimate Sign of Freedom

Yesterday - The Cut
Ever since Daenerys emancipated the cities of Slaver’s Bay, her trusty translator Missandei has celebrated her freedom like any self-respecting woma...

7-Year-Old Publishes Book to Encourage Other Black Girls to Feel Like Princesses

Yesterday - The Cut
Todd Taylor referred to his 7-year-old daughter as "princess"; however, one day she revealed to him that she couldn't identify with such a nickname."I...

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Food

Berry Tart

3 days ago - Simply Recipes
Buttery crust, rich creamy filling, and juicy ripe berries—this is what you want in a berry tart, right? Look no further. This is the tart. As my fa...

Fingerling Potatoes with Herb Vinaigrette

5 days ago - Simply Recipes
Why should russets and yukon golds have all the fun? Here’s a quick and easy potato recipe, for a side or salad, depending on if you serve them warm...

Bacon-Wrapped Shrimp

06/18/2016 - Simply Recipes
Looking for a crowd pleasing-appetizer? Make bacon-wrapped shrimp! Kinda ridiculously good. I blame the bacon. Seriously, this one is really easy and...

Games

Star Ocean: Integrity and Faithlessness - Video Review

3 hours 43 minutes ago - Gamespot
Alexa dives in to the beautiful, but barren world of Star Ocean 5. With 7 years since the series' last release, see if Integrity and Faithlessness liv...

Star Ocean: Integrity and Faithlessness Review

3 hours 43 minutes ago - Gamespot
It's been seven years since the release of the last Star Ocean game, with tri-Ace and Square Enix's lauded science fiction RPG series laying dormant...

LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens - Video Review

Yesterday - Gamespot
LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens makes use of the gameplay and puzzle structure fans have come to expect from the series, Randolph reviews this engag...

GS News - Miyamoto Hints at Shiek Zelda Game and Destiny: Rise of Iron's Last Gen Console Boundaries

Yesterday - Gamespot
Mainline Zelda games will "never"be without Link, but what about spinoffs? Major devs affirm the Sony and Microsoft move to mid-generation console ref...

Overwatch Beats Out League of Legends as Most Popular in Korean Internet Cafes

Yesterday - Gamespot
Overwatch is immensely popular. It's reached more than 10 million players, and its characters are so loved by fans that they've been modded into Stree...

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Health

Ikea Recalls Millions of Dangerous Dressers and Chests

Yesterday - MSNBC Health
Ikea has issued a recall for 29 million chests and dressers that can easily tip over onto children, injuring or killing them

Giving OD Antidote to Those Using Powerful Painkillers Might Save Lives

Yesterday - Health
By Randy DotingaHealthDay Reporter MONDAY, June 27, 2016 (HealthDay News) — In the wake of the musician Prince’s death from a painkiller overdose,...

Walking: The Cheap, Easy Workout

Yesterday - Health
MONDAY, June 27, 2016 (HealthDay News) — Walking is a simple and inexpensive exercise that has been shown to offer numerous benefits for bones, musc...

Can Neurofeedback Treat ADHD Symptoms?

Yesterday - WebMD
A look at neurofeedback as a treatment for kids who have ADHD

ADHD: 7 Life Skills Your Teen Should Master

Yesterday - WebMD
WebMD explains the 7 life skills teens should have before heading into adulthood

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Humor

Comic for June 28, 2016

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Dilbert readers - Please visit Dilbert.com to read this feature. Due to changes with our feeds, we are now making this RSS feed a link to Dilbert.com

5 Eerie Conspiracies Theorists Were Right About All Along

2 days ago - Cracked
By Sagar Parikh Published: June 27th, 2016 

The Batman Family Secret Hiding In Plain Sight

2 days ago - Cracked
By David Israel Nunez Alvear Published: June 27th, 2016 

15 Frightening Trends That The Media Completely Fabricated

2 days ago - Cracked
By CRACKED Readers Published: June 27th, 2016 

Why Everyone In Aladdin Is Awful

2 days ago - Cracked
By Daniel O'Brien,Kristi Harrison,Obsessive Pop Culture Disorder,Juliet Harrison Published: June 27th, 2016 

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Movies

Tyrese Gibson Returning for Transformers: The Last Knight

Yesterday - Coming Soon
Tyrese Gibson Returning for Transformers: The Last Knight With production already underway for the fifth film in the Transformers franchise, actor Tyr...

Owen Wilson Joins the Wonder Cast

Yesterday - Coming Soon
Owen Wilson is joining Julia Roberts and Jacob Tremblay in the Wonder cast In development for some time, Lionsgate is moving forward with their featu...

Ansel Elgort Eyes Dungeons and Dragons Movie

Yesterday - Coming Soon
Ansel Elgort is in early talks to headline Warner Bros. Pictures’ Dungeons and Dragons movie Warner Bros. Pictures‘ Dungeons and Dragons movie ma...

John Cho Movies And Television Spotlight

Yesterday - Coming Soon
Prepare to go Beyond with our John Cho movies and TV spotlight John Cho, movie and television star has been a working actor since his first appearance...

Matthew Goode to Lead Roadside Picnic Series

Yesterday - Coming Soon
Matthew Goode will lead WGN America’s Roadside Picnic series Matthew Goode (Watchmen, Stoker) is, according to a story today at Deadline, set to hea...

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Music

Are You The One? Catfight: Camille And Tori Battle For Asaf’s Heart

Yesterday - MTV News
Meet 'Are You The One?' love triangle no. 142: Asaf, Camille and Tori

Watch Camila Cabello And Benny Blanco Record A Song Using No Instruments

Yesterday - MTV News
Camila Cabello and Benny Blanco teamed up with OMG Everywhere for a creative music workshop

Watch The Veronicas Destroy Literally Everything In New ‘In My Blood’ Video

Yesterday - MTV News
The Veronicas share their red-heavy "In My Blood" video

Never, Ever Ask Dylan Sprouse This Question

Yesterday - MTV News
Dylan Sprouse from Disney Channel's "The Suite Life of Zack and Cody" opened up about fame in a revealing Instagram post

‘Game Of Crones’ Podcast, The Finale: Come On Cersei, Light My Fire

Yesterday - MTV News
Only nine months to go until we get another 1,000 stab and rape plots

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News

Last words: language of China's emperors in peril

48 minutes ago - Yahoo News
It was the language of China's last imperial dynasty which ruled a vast kingdom for nearly three centuries. Traders and farmers from what are now the...

Palestinians say Israel caused their summer water shortage

31 minutes ago - Yahoo News
SALEM, West Bank (AP) — As Palestinians in the West Bank fast from dawn to dusk in scorching heat during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, tens of t...

Trump's Muslim ban: From simple clarity to plain confusion

27 minutes ago - Yahoo News
NEW YORK (AP) — From the moment he first declared it, the plan has been a signature of his campaign for president: "Donald J. Trump is calling for a...

Scandal-hit Takata shares jump as boss hints at resignation

26 minutes ago - Yahoo News
Takata shares jumped on Tuesday after the airbag supplier's boss reportedly said he would resign once the company recovers from a scandal linked to at...

Court decision complicates prosecutions of elected leaders

26 minutes ago - Yahoo News
WASHINGTON (AP) — Legal experts say a Supreme Court opinion setting aside the bribery conviction of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell will make it...

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Politics

Poland mourns Brexit

2 hours 59 minutes ago - Politico

Inequality not personalities drove Britain to Brexit

3 hours 41 minutes ago - Politico

Cuomo and Billy Joel Ride for Breast Cancer Awareness

Yesterday - New York Times Politics
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo signed a bill into law that is supposed to make it easier for women to get screened for breast cancer

Tony Blair, in New York, laments Brexit fallout

Yesterday - Politico
During a talk Monday at the 92nd Street Y in Manhattan, former British prime minister Tony Blair called the United Kingdom's vote to leave the Europea...

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Pop Culture

Vanessa Hudgens Accused of Cultural Appropriation After Sharing Dreamcatcher Pic

2 hours 40 minutes ago - ETOnline
The actress is once again under fire for her accessory choices

Jordan Rodgers Says Relationship With Brother Aaron is 'Complicated,' Dishes on Behind-the-Scenes 'Bachelorette' Drama

Yesterday - ETOnline
The 'Bachelorette' suitor and former NFL pro opened up about the hit dating show, villain Chad Johnson, and his superstar sibling

'The Bachelorette': Jordan Showed His 'Entitled' Side, Derek Cried (A Lot!) and Each Date was Awkwardly Boring

Yesterday - ETOnline
We can all agree on one thing: 'The Bachelorette' is extremely boring now that villain Chad Johnson is not around

'Bachelorette' Bad Boy Chad Johnson Accuses Other Contestants of 'Cheating on Their Girlfriends'

Yesterday - ETOnline
The reality villain is making a major dig against his ex-competitors

Kevin & Danielle Jonas Adorably Reveal The Gender Of Their Second Baby!

Yesterday - Perez Hilton
Will it be a JoBro or a JoGirl?! As we reported, Kevin Jonas told Nigel Barker that he wants his second baby with wife Danielle Jonas to be a girl! In...

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Science

Lionfish Are Now Invading The Mediterranean

3 hours 43 minutes ago - Pop Sci
Animals The invasive species colonized the southeast shore of Cyprus in just one year These beautiful, highly venomous predators are set to...

How The Iron Giant Can Still Teach Us All to Be Understanding Of One Another

Yesterday - Pop Sci
From Our Blogs: Boxplot The latest Movies with Mikey imparts the important lesson of the Iron Giant…

Researchers Just Found A Huge Underground Helium Pool In Africa

Yesterday - Pop Sci
Environment A life-saving discovery Most of us encounter helium in balloons, but the gas is far more precious than it's presence in party fa...

Ancient Waters Are Keeping the Southern Ocean Cool

Yesterday - Pop Sci
From Our Blogs: Nexus Media News Scientists just solved one of global warming's biggest conundrums Old water is keeping the Southern Ocea...

Scientists Think They've Found A Way To Eliminate Virtual Reality Sickness

Yesterday - Pop Sci
Health I'm nauseous... I'm nauseous... Restricting field of view helped relieve symptoms of VR sickness in a study

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Sports

Add Noah Syndergaard meltdown to growing concerns as Nationals top Mets

Yesterday - ESPN
Add Noah Syndergaard meltdown to growing concerns as Nationals top Mets

Rangers wrap up win at 2:44 a.m., outlast rain, Yankees (Yahoo Sports)

44 minutes ago - Yahoo Sports
The Texas Rangers wrapped up a weird win at 2:44 a.m. Tuesday, rallying after a rain delay of more than 3 1/2 hours in the ninth inning to beat the Ne...

No. 2 dual-threat QB commits to Texas A&M

Yesterday - ESPN
No. 2 dual-threat QB commits to Texas A&M

Kris Bryant breaks all sorts of MLB records in an epic night for the Cubs

Yesterday - CBS Sports
He became the first player in MLB history with three homers and two doubles in one game

WATCH: Mike Trout had no business hitting a home run on this pitch

1 hour 50 minutes ago - CBS Sports
The pitch almost hit the ground, but it didn't matter for Trout

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T.V.

UnREAL: Are Quinn and Rachel Done for Good?

Yesterday - TV Guide
Will Quinn (Constance Zimmer) and Rachel (Shiri Appleby) ever get back together? That's the big question of UnREAL's second season. And based on Monda...

The 7 Most Awkward Moments of The Bachelorette Episode 6

Yesterday - TV Guide
The Bachelorette fully entered the post-Chad era on a slumpy note. JoJo Fletcher and her eight remaining suitors took a somewhat subdued trip to Bueno...

Mariana Is Shattered and Empowered by the The Fosters Gun Saga

Yesterday - TV Guide
[Warning: The following contains spoilers from Monday night's episode of The Fosters. Read at your own risk]Monday night's episode of The Fosters conc...

Pretty Little Liars: Ezra and Liam Face Off to Capture Aria's Heart

Yesterday - TV Guide
Aria's (Lucy Hale) messy love triangle intensifies on Tuesday's episode of Pretty Little Liars.Things get tense when Aria's boyfriend Liam (Roberto Ag...

Game of Thrones: Is Arya the New Lady Stoneheart?

Yesterday - TV Guide
It's officially time to throw in the towel, Lady Stoneheart truthers. Our favorite zombie failed to make her debut in Game of Thrones' finale, but tha...

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Technology

Google adds song lyrics to search results

5 minutes ago - Engadget
Looking to capitalize on the constant stream of people trying to figure out how does that song go again?, Google unveiled a new featured placement for...

Partech ends up raising $440 million for its growth fund

1 hour 12 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 You might remember that I covered a $240 million growth fund from Paris-based VC firm Partech Ventures back in January 2015. As I noted at the time,...

Astronomers discover a nearby 'hidden' black hole

1 hour 51 minutes ago - Engadget
Astronomers compared data (and notes, we'd like to imagine) on a "peculiar" source of radio waves, concluding that what was once thought to be a dista...

Disrupt 旧金山峰会邀请全球华人参会 (Announcing a Disrupt SF attendee-friendly for Chinese speakers)

2 hours 39 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 It’s no news that China’s startup scene is huge and Chinese investors and founders are keen to learn more about the Silicon Valley. And of cours...

Attention Asian startups: Apply for the Startup Battlefield at Disrupt SF!

3 hours 13 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 Calling startups in Asia and across the world — apply for our Startup Battlefield competition at TechCrunch Disrupt San Francisco this September!...

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U.S.

Supreme Court ruling imperils abortion laws in many states

38 minutes ago - US News
By striking down tough abortion restrictions in Texas, the U.S. Supreme Court has emboldened abortion-rights activists nationwide and imperiled the vi...

Texas may not restore lost abortion clinics despite ruling

36 minutes ago - US News
Long wait times for abortions and lengthy drives to clinics will likely continue in Texas for now despite the U.S. Supreme Court striking down restric...

Trump's Muslim ban: From simple clarity to plain confusion

35 minutes ago - US News
Donald Trump's signature proposal for a ban on Muslims entering the US has grown more nuanced

Palestinians say Israel caused their summer water shortage

34 minutes ago - US News
Palestinians in northern West Bank blame Israel for water shortages in scorching summer heat during Ramadan

Asian stocks start to shake off 'Brexit' worries

1 hour 39 minutes ago - US News
Most Asian stock benchmarks rebounded from early losses Tuesday as investors started shaking off the jitters from Britain's vote to quit the European...

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World

'I’m still alive’: Queen jokes on Northern Ireland visit – video

25 minutes ago - Guardian
Queen Elizabeth arrives at Hillsborough Castle in Belfast on Monday for the beginning of her two day royal visit to Northern Ireland, and meets with S...

Reality Check: Does the UK have to trigger Article 50?

Yesterday - BBC
Chancellor George Osborne says the UK does not have to start the formal process of leaving the EU until a time of its choosing. Is he right?

Real to reel

31 minutes ago - BBC
Remembering a century of war films at the Imperial War Museum in London - from 1 July 2016 to 8 January 2017

Roy Hodgson quits as England manager after humiliating defeat by Iceland

1 hour 17 minutes ago - Guardian
• He goes after four years in charge with poor record at major tournaments• Captain Wayne Rooney says he wants to continue playing for EnglandRoy...

Google says machine learning is the future. So I tried it myself

43 minutes ago - Guardian
If deep learning will be as big as the internet, it’s time for everyone to start looking closely at itThe world is quietly being reshaped by machine...

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Live News

Google adds song lyrics to search results - Engadget
Looking to capitalize on the constant stream of people trying to figure out how does that song go again?, Google unveiled a new featured placement for...

Add Noah Syndergaard meltdown to growing concerns as Nationals top Mets - ESPN
Add Noah Syndergaard meltdown to growing concerns as Nationals top Mets

'I’m still alive’: Queen jokes on Northern Ireland visit – video - Guardian
Queen Elizabeth arrives at Hillsborough Castle in Belfast on Monday for the beginning of her two day royal visit to Northern Ireland, and meets with S...

Reality Check: Does the UK have to trigger Article 50? - BBC
Chancellor George Osborne says the UK does not have to start the formal process of leaving the EU until a time of its choosing. Is he right?

Real to reel - BBC
Remembering a century of war films at the Imperial War Museum in London - from 1 July 2016 to 8 January 2017.

Supreme Court ruling imperils abortion laws in many states - US News
By striking down tough abortion restrictions in Texas, the U.S. Supreme Court has emboldened abortion-rights activists nationwide and imperiled the vi...