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Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Gunman in Mohammad cartoon attack in Texas monitored for years

5 minutes ago - Reuters
GARLAND, Texas/PHOENIX (Reuters) - Federal agents for years monitored one of the two gunmen who were shot dead after opening fire with assault rifles...

Obama Talks Baltimore and Retirement on Letterman

6 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
On "Late Show," President Obama talked about unrest in Baltimore and joked about retirement, while thanking David Letterman before his retirement

Gulf oil exporters should cut spending, diversify: IMF

12 minutes ago - Yahoo News
Gulf oil exporters must reduce spending, including subsidies, and diversify their economies to cope with lower revenues caused by the sharp drop in cr...

NYPD officer with promising career dies from gunshot wound

12 minutes ago - Yahoo News
NEW YORK (AP) — Officer Brian Moore, the son, nephew and cousin of police officers, had already started carving out a promising career for himself a...

 

Gunman in Mohammad cartoon attack in Texas monitored for years

5 minutes ago - Reuters
GARLAND, Texas/PHOENIX (Reuters) - Federal agents for years monitored one of the two gunmen who were shot dead after opening fire with assault rifles...

Obama Talks Baltimore and Retirement on Letterman

6 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
On "Late Show," President Obama talked about unrest in Baltimore and joked about retirement, while thanking David Letterman before his retirement

NYU student detained by North Korea speaks out

6 minutes ago - CNN Top Stories
CNN's Will Ripley in an exclusive interview speaks with Won Moon-Joo, a student from New York University, who is being detained in North Korea

Gulf oil exporters should cut spending, diversify: IMF

12 minutes ago - Yahoo News
Gulf oil exporters must reduce spending, including subsidies, and diversify their economies to cope with lower revenues caused by the sharp drop in cr...

 

Business

Cleanup for Montana Superfund town would leave some asbestos contamination behind

48 minutes ago - Fox Business
A cleanup proposal for a Montana town where thousands have been sickened by asbestos exposure calls for leaving some of the dangerous material in plac...

Big shoes to fill for Cisco’s new chief

Yesterday - Financial Times
John Chambers wants successor Chuck Robbins to return company to its glory days

China knocks door of reserve currency club

1 hour 15 minutes ago - Financial Times
Entry into IMF’s SDR basket would boost country’s geopolitical ambitions

Australia Cuts Policy Interest Rate To Record Low

1 hour 30 minutes ago - Fox Business
The Reserve Bank of Australia cut its policy interest rate by a quarter percentage point Tuesday, putting the benchmark at 2%, its lowest ever

Supreme Court To Determine Future of Billion Dollar Demand Response Industry

1 hour 58 minutes ago - Forbes
Demand response is going to the highest court in the land

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Fashion

The Best, Worst, and Most Rihanna Looks at the Met Gala

Yesterday - The Cut
It can be hard, in the moment of red carpet jockeying, to remember that the Met Gala is not in fact an award show, but a fundraiser for a museum. The...

How Jourdan Dunn Got Her Met Gala Cat Eye

Yesterday - The Cut
In a sea of strong eye makeup at tonight's Met Gala, Jourdan Dunn seemed to have one of the best of them all. That's thanks to makeup artist Frances H...

Did Anybody Else Notice That Penis on FKA Twigs's Dress?

Yesterday - The Cut
Between the three people tending to Rihanna’s train and the hubbub caused by Beyoncé’s insane delay, we neglected to honor the quiet genius of FK...

Rihanna's Met Gala Dress Made Everyone Think Of Pizza

Yesterday - The Cut
Tonight, the red carpet cleared to make room for Rihanna's canary yellow dress -- and her magnificently long train. As she turned in her Guo Pei creat...

Was Kim Kardashian's Met Gala Gown Inspired by Beyoncé?

Yesterday - Fashionista
Famous people: They want to be like Bey, too

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Food

Sautéed Shrimp With Lemon, Garlic, and Parsley

2 hours 10 minutes ago - epicurious
Recipe from Food52

Smoked Salmon Potato Leek Torta

Yesterday - Simply Recipes
Now here’s an idea for special Sunday brunch. This torta is layered with slices of Yukon Gold potatoes, smoked salmon, and sautéed leeks, and bound...

Steakhouse Salad With Red Chile Dressing and Peanuts

Yesterday - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

Wild Mushroom Lasagne

2 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Gourmet

Slow Cooker Mexican Pulled Pork

3 days ago - Simply Recipes
Do you know what a cook lives for? The look in friends’ eyes when they’ve bitten into something you’ve made, and they’re deliriously happy abo...

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Games

Apple launches program for third-party Watch strap makers

1 hour 8 minutes ago - Joystiq
There's already a number of Apple-made and third-party Watch bands out there, but Cupertino wants more -- and it wants products that follow its exact...

New military goggles combine nightvision and thermal imaging

Yesterday - Joystiq
Nightvision and thermal imaging play similar -- but very distinct -- roles on the modern battlefield. Soldiers utilize night vision to illuminate thei...

Android Lollipop is gaining more users as new flagships come out

Yesterday - Joystiq
It took a while for Android Lollipop to even get its own slice on the OS pie chart Google releases regularly, but it now seems to be steadily gaining...

PS3 Gets PlayStation Now This Month, Vita Version Launching "Soon"

Yesterday - Gamespot
Sony has announced that its PlayStation Now game streaming service is coming to the PlayStation 3 on May 12. As detailed on the PlayStation Blog, the...

Daily Roundup: Building Windows 10, killing net neutrality and more.

Yesterday - Joystiq
Get caught up on all the stories you might've missed this weekend in today's edition of the Daily Roundup. Today, we look at how Microsoft is making W...

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Health

#GOTscience: Disease Plays a Role on 'Game of Thrones'

Yesterday - MSNBC Health
The latest episode of HBO's "Game of Thrones" delves into the effects of a disease known as greyscale, which has some fearsome real-life analogs

Motherland: 32 Countries Better Than U.S. for Moms

Yesterday - MSNBC Health
The U.S. slipped a couple of notches in the Save the Children index this year, hurt by infant-mortality and maternal-death rates

5 Moves for a Total-Body Workout on the Beach

Yesterday - Health
The warmer months are the perfect time to take your training program outdoors. Working out in the fresh air not only gives you a major endorphin boost...

Bioethicist: Deep Fryers Don't Belong in Schools

Yesterday - MSNBC Health
School cafeterias are the front line on the battleground for childhood obesity prevention. That's why deep fryers don't belong in school kitchens

Diabetes Study Suggests a Little Extra Weight Tied to Longer Survival

Yesterday - WebMD
But doctors stress that there isn't enough research yet back up that conclusion

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Humor

Comic for May 05, 2015

Less than a minute ago - Dilbert Daily Strips
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

Why 'Star Wars: A New Hope' Will Be Studied For Millennia

Yesterday - Cracked
By Wisecrack Published: May 04th, 2015 

6 Famous Stars You Didn't Know Are Bigger Geeks Than You

Yesterday - Cracked
By Steve Hanley,Soon Van,Robert Rosati,G.W. Horowitz Published: May 04th, 2015 

20 MacGyver-Style Tricks For Fixing Everything In Your Life

Yesterday - Cracked
By CRACKED Readers Published: May 04th, 2015 

The 6 Craziest Non-Lethal Acts Committed By ISIS

Yesterday - Cracked
By Felix Clay Published: May 04th, 2015 

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Movies

A New Scream Queens Teaser Texts with the Devil

Yesterday - Coming Soon
The comedy horror series is headed to FOX this fall The post A New Scream Queens Teaser Texts with the Devil appeared first on ComingSoon.net

Nicki Minaj Joins Barbershop 3

Yesterday - Coming Soon
Joining Ice Cube, Cedric the Entertainer, Common and Eve The post Nicki Minaj Joins Barbershop 3 appeared first on ComingSoon.net

Grodd Has Arrived in a New Clip From This Week’s The Flash

Yesterday - Coming Soon
Airing Tuesday, May 5 at 8:00pm ET/PT on The CW The post Grodd Has Arrived in a New Clip From This Week’s The Flash appeared first on ComingSoon.net...

A New Video Takes You Inside the Penultimate Arrow Season Three Episode

Yesterday - Coming Soon
"This is Your Sword" airs Wednesday, May 6 at 8:00pm ET/PT on The CW The post A New Video Takes You Inside the Penultimate Arrow Season Three Episode...

Louis C.K. To Write, Direct and Star in Comedy Feature I’m a Cop

Yesterday - Coming Soon
He'll play a depressed volunteer police officer The post Louis C.K. To Write, Direct and Star in Comedy Feature I’m a Cop appeared first on ComingSo...

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Music

Wilder Mind - Mumford & Sons

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Wilder Mind Mumford & Sons Release Date: May 4, 2015 Total Songs: 12 Genre: Alternative Price: $11.99 Copyright ℗ 2015 Mumford & Sons under exclusiv...

Special Effects (Deluxe Version) - Tech N9ne

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Special Effects (Deluxe Version) Tech N9ne Release Date: May 4, 2015 Total Songs: 27 Genre: Hip-Hop/Rap Price: $14.99 Copyright ℗ 2015 Strange Music...

Wilder Mind (Deluxe Version) - Mumford & Sons

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Wilder Mind (Deluxe Version) Mumford & Sons Release Date: May 4, 2015 Total Songs: 16 Genre: Alternative Price: $14.99 Copyright ℗ 2015 Mumford & So...

4x4 - EP - Granger Smith

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
4x4 - EP Granger Smith Release Date: May 4, 2015 Total Songs: 4 Genre: Country Price: $4.26 Copyright ℗ 2015 Pioneer Music

Traveller - Chris Stapleton

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Traveller Chris Stapleton Release Date: May 4, 2015 Total Songs: 14 Genre: Country Price: $9.99 Copyright ℗ 2015 Mercury Records, a Division of UMG...

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News

Gunman in Mohammad cartoon attack in Texas monitored for years

28 minutes ago - Reuters
GARLAND, Texas/PHOENIX (Reuters) - Federal agents for years monitored one of the two gunmen who were shot dead after opening fire with assault rifles...

Obama Talks Baltimore and Retirement on Letterman

14 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
On "Late Show," President Obama talked about unrest in Baltimore and joked about retirement, while thanking David Letterman before his retirement

NYU student detained by North Korea speaks out

29 minutes ago - CNN Top Stories
CNN's Will Ripley in an exclusive interview speaks with Won Moon-Joo, a student from New York University, who is being detained in North Korea

Gulf oil exporters should cut spending, diversify: IMF

40 minutes ago - Yahoo News
Gulf oil exporters must reduce spending, including subsidies, and diversify their economies to cope with lower revenues caused by the sharp drop in cr...

NYPD officer with promising career dies from gunshot wound

35 minutes ago - Yahoo News
NEW YORK (AP) — Officer Brian Moore, the son, nephew and cousin of police officers, had already started carving out a promising career for himself a...

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Politics

Clinton adds N.Y. fundraisers

Yesterday - Politico
Clinton is scheduled to hit up three separate fundraising events May 13

Arkansas remembers GOP founding father

Yesterday - Politico
John Paul Hammerschmidt's memorial offers reminders of how solidly Democratic Arkansas was

Justice Department Conducting Criminal Investigation of Leak at Federal Reserve

Yesterday - New York Times Politics
House investigators will receive a list of Fed staff employees who were the subjects of the Fed’s internal inquiry in 2012, when the leak took place...

National Briefing | Northwest: Washington: Mayor Blocks Drilling Fleet

Yesterday - New York Times Politics
The Port of Seattle cannot host Royal Dutch Shell’s offshore Arctic oil-drilling fleet unless it gets a new land-use permit, Mayor Ed Murray said

National Briefing | Southwest: Texas: Bill Stops Cities From Banning Fracking

Yesterday - New York Times Politics
Lawmakers moved to prohibit Texas cities from banning hydraulic fracturing and other drilling activities within their boundaries, a major victory for...

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Pop Culture

Paul Shaffer Talks David Letterman Sign-Off: Which Guests Flirted the Most?

1 hour 7 minutes ago - ETOnline
After three decades of interviews with celebrities, David Letterman's band leader and sidekick Paul Schaffer chats about who was the most flirty guest...

The 7 Worst Dressed Stars at the 2015 Met Gala

1 hour 49 minutes ago - ETOnline

Worst Dressed Met Gala 2015

1 hour 47 minutes ago - ETOnline

'Star Wars' Second Standalone Movie Will Focus on Boba Fett

Yesterday - ETOnline
Our favorite bounty hunter is getting his very own flick!

'DWTS' Season 20: Week 8 Heats Up With Passionate Performances

Yesterday - ETOnline
The best, worst and weirdest moments from this week's 'Dancing With the Stars.'

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Science

FAA Cautiously Suggests Relaxed 'Line-Of-Sight' Rules For Drones

Yesterday - Pop Sci
Like trying to map the clouds, the legal and regulatory landscape of unmanned aerial vehicles in the United States is subject to frequent change. Proj...

Most Concussions Happen During Practice For High School And College Football Players

Yesterday - Pop Sci
Over the past few years, research and some high-profile incidents have illuminated the harmful long-term effects that concussions can have on football...

Make Your SmartPlate Count Calories For You

Yesterday - Pop Sci
Everything's getting smart these days, so it's no surprise your plate is next. The SmartPlate uses object recognition and weight sensors to identify y...

NASA Announces New Director of Ames Research Center

Yesterday - NASA
NASA Administrator Charles Bolden announced Monday the selection of Dr. Eugene L. Tu as the next director of the agency’s Ames Research Center in Mo...

We've Been In A Hurricane Drought For Nine Years

Yesterday - Pop Sci
Want to know a secret? First, knock on wood, and whatever you do, don't tell the hurricanes, ok? This news might inspire them to pick up the pace, and...

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T.V.

Dancing with the Stars Recap: One Couple Gets a Perfect Score, and Another Couple Kisses!

Yesterday - TV Guide
It's America's Choice week as the race to the semi-finals is on! My colleague Liz is on vacation so I'll be recapping and vining and (not-so-secretly)...

VIDEO: Obama Challenges Letterman to Dominoes on The Late Show

Yesterday - TV Guide
What are President Obama and David Letterman going to do when they leave their current jobs?Why, play dominoes, of course!The president made his eight...

Chris Brown Suspected of Misdeameanor Battery in Las Vegas

Yesterday - TV Guide
Chris Brown could be in more hot water, Reuters reports, just six weeks after a Los Angeles judge ended his probation stemming from his 2009 guilty pl...

Amy Adams Weds in Hush-Hush Ceremony Over the Weekend

Yesterday - TV Guide
After 14 years together, Amy Adams and Darren Le Gallo have finally taken the big leap and tied the knot Saturday, E News reports. The couple exchange...

Sofia Vergara Breaks Silence Over Her Ex's Fight for Their Frozen Embryos

Yesterday - TV Guide
Sofia Vergara has broken her silence over her ex-fiance Nick Loeb's fight for her frozen embryos, saying that his lawsuit "makes no sense." In an inte...

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Technology

Genesis Media unveils attention ranking for matching Web pages to video ads

41 minutes ago - Venture Beat
EXCLUSIVE: Successful CMOs achieve growth by leveraging technology. Join us for GrowthBeat Summit on June 1-2 in Boston, where we'll discuss how to...

Linqapp, Which Lets You Get Real-Time Language Answers From Real People, Launches On iOS

1 hour ago - Techcrunch
 The last time I enrolled in a Mandarin language program was back in 2007, light-years away in terms of technology. I considered myself lucky because...

Unmetric can now tell which competing Facebook posts are paid

1 hour 10 minutes ago - Venture Beat
EXCLUSIVE: Successful CMOs achieve growth by leveraging technology. Join us for GrowthBeat Summit on June 1-2 in Boston, where we'll discuss how to...

Delivery Hero Eats Up Turkey’s Yemeksepeti For A Record $589M

1 hour 10 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 Delivery Hero, the billion-dollar takeout food service based out of Berlin, is making another big acquisition as it continues to scale up its bu...

Apple launches program for third-party Watch strap makers

1 hour 8 minutes ago - Engadget
There's already a number of Apple-made and third-party Watch bands out there, but Cupertino wants more -- and it wants products that follow its exact...

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U.S.

Cruz hits 14th HR, Hernandez pitches Mariners past Angels

57 minutes ago - US News
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Nelson Cruz hit his major league-leading 14th home run and Felix Hernandez won his fifth straight decision to start the seaso...

Cleanup of Superfund town would leave some asbestos behind

43 minutes ago - US News
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A cleanup proposal for a Montana town where thousands have been sickened by asbestos exposure calls for leaving some of the d...

Jurors see video of theater shooter asking if kids were hurt

40 minutes ago - US News
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Jurors in the Colorado theater shooting trial have gotten their first look at a video of gunman James Holmes asking detecti...

NYPD officer with promising career dies from gunshot wound

36 minutes ago - US News
NEW YORK (AP) — Officer Brian Moore, the son, nephew and cousin of police officers, had already started carving out a promising career for himself a...

Australian stocks slip after central bank cuts interest rate

33 minutes ago - US News
HONG KONG (AP) — Australian stocks slipped Tuesday even as the central bank cut interest rates to a record low to stimulate the limping economy. Sto...

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World

Stabbed driver manages to deliver pizza

53 minutes ago - BBC
A delivery driver in America was stabbed in the back as he went to drop off a pizza but struggled on to deliver the takeaway

Obama on Letterman: retirement jokes and sober reflections about Baltimore

53 minutes ago - Guardian
President makes his eighth and final appearance alongside Late Show host who is stepping down after 33 yearsPresident Barack Obama is envisioning a fu...

Forty-eight hours in Brisbane: what to do and where to go

51 minutes ago - Guardian
A balmy climate, boutiques filled with the work of local designers, great food and a vibrant arts scene are just some of the reasons the Queensland ca...

Garcia Marquez's signed masterpiece stolen from Colombian book fair

50 minutes ago - Guardian
First edition copy of One Hundred Years of Solitude taken from locked, guarded display case Colombian police are investigating the theft of a valuable...

China says Philippines breaking code of conduct by building in South China Sea

48 minutes ago - Guardian
China’s foreign ministry urged the Philippines to stop its “malicious hyping and provocation”, but Manilla says code had already been violated b...

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Live News

Gunman in Mohammad cartoon attack in Texas monitored for years - Reuters
GARLAND, Texas/PHOENIX (Reuters) - Federal agents for years monitored one of the two gunmen who were shot dead after opening fire with assault rifles ...

Obama Talks Baltimore and Retirement on Letterman - MSNBC Top Stories
On "Late Show," President Obama talked about unrest in Baltimore and joked about retirement, while thanking David Letterman before his retirement.

NYU student detained by North Korea speaks out - CNN Top Stories
CNN's Will Ripley in an exclusive interview speaks with Won Moon-Joo, a student from New York University, who is being detained in North Korea.

Gulf oil exporters should cut spending, diversify: IMF - Yahoo News
Gulf oil exporters must reduce spending, including subsidies, and diversify their economies to cope with lower revenues caused by the sharp drop in cr...

NYPD officer with promising career dies from gunshot wound - Yahoo News
NEW YORK (AP) — Officer Brian Moore, the son, nephew and cousin of police officers, had already started carving out a promising career for himself a...

Australian stocks slip after central bank cuts interest rate - Yahoo News
HONG KONG (AP) — Australian stocks slipped Tuesday even as the central bank cut interest rates to a record low to stimulate the limping economy. Sto...