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Sunday, August 31, 2014

Japan porn queens raise thousands of dollars from 'Boob Aid'

Less than a minute ago - Yahoo News
A group of Japanese porn actresses raised tens of thousands of dollars at the weekend by having their breasts squeezed by fans at a "Boob Aid" charity...

Amazon Vs. Hachette: Fewer Middlemen Equals A Better World

3 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 By now everyone is well aware of the ongoing battle between Amazon and publisher Hachette. The thing is, we all know how this story ends, we just d... by Josh Breinlinger

Pakistan protester dies in clashes with police

19 minutes ago - Yahoo News
ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistani police are clashing with scattered pockets of anti-government protesters trying to advance on the prime minister's reside...

The battle for what it means to be on the right of British politics

40 minutes ago - Guardian
Douglas Carswell's defection to Ukip is another manifestation of the bitter struggle for the soul of ConservatismWhen commentators talk about politica... by Andrew Rawnsley

 

Japan porn queens raise thousands of dollars from 'Boob Aid'

Less than a minute ago - Yahoo News
A group of Japanese porn actresses raised tens of thousands of dollars at the weekend by having their breasts squeezed by fans at a "Boob Aid" charity...

Official: 23 people killed in Afghanistan crash

Less than a minute ago - Yahoo News
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan spokesman says 23 people were killed when a passenger van and a fuel tanker collided in western Afghanistan

Amazon Vs. Hachette: Fewer Middlemen Equals A Better World

3 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 By now everyone is well aware of the ongoing battle between Amazon and publisher Hachette. The thing is, we all know how this story ends, we just d... by Josh Breinlinger

Pakistan protester dies in clashes with police

19 minutes ago - Yahoo News
ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistani police are clashing with scattered pockets of anti-government protesters trying to advance on the prime minister's reside...

 

Business

Commission adopts fracking regulations for Nevada; opponents express concern about risks

Yesterday - Fox Business
A state panel has approved regulations guiding oil and gas exploration companies' use of hydraulic fracturing, better known as fracking, in Nevada

Mexico Will Be Taking More US Natural Gas

Yesterday - Forbes
Although future export of US natural gas via Liquified Natural Gas (LNG) is grabbing the headlines, piped US gas to Mexico is a surging market. Mexi...

15M Reasons Why Fernando Torres Moved From Chelsea To Milan On Loan

Yesterday - Forbes
The reasons for Carlo Ancelotti, Roberto de Matteo and Andre Villas-Boas departing Stamford Bridge go beyond simply the goal scoring form of Fernando...

Dear CMO: Your Recruiting Is Killing Your Brand

Yesterday - Forbes
Do CMOs and Marketing VPs know how their organization's brands are being trampled in the mud? That's thanks to the nineteen-sixties-era job ads and re...

Why I Am More Excited About Google's Project Loon Than Project Wing

Yesterday - Forbes
Project Loon's goal is to deliver Internet access to people in rural and remote areas, fill in coverage gaps and bring people back online after natura...

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Fashion

The Best of Emmys Fashion, 'Vogue' Italia Won The September Covers

Yesterday - Fashionista
Your guide to the biggest fashion news from this week

Nina's Oversized Bow Tie

2 days ago - Fashionista
Sometimes you just have to put a bow on it

How to Get Lana Del Rey's Sideswept Waves

2 days ago - Fashionista
An update on 1950s glam

Goop Gets Sued, Sarah Rutson Leaves Lane Crawford

2 days ago - Fashionista
News to read before heading out on your long weekend

Labor Day Sales: What to Buy

2 days ago - Fashionista
Have your cake and eat it too

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Food

Flourless Oatmeal Chocolate-Chunk Cookies

2 hours 13 minutes ago - epicurious
Recipe from SELF

Tarragon Lobster Roll

Yesterday - epicurious
Recipe from Epicurious

Grilled Shrimp Tacos with Mango Avocado Salsa

2 days ago - Simply Recipes
It’s Labor Day weekend and the unofficial end of the summer holidays (though for some kids, school started a couple weeks ago!) We’ve been experim...

Blackberry Summer Smash

2 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from SELF

Tomato, Pickled Melon, and Burrata Salad

3 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

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Games

PAX Prime 2014: Retro Game Roadshow!

Yesterday - Gamespot
Watch live video from PAX2 on www.twitch.tv

Scenic wilderness and awkward tension fill this Firewatch trailer

Yesterday - Joystiq
"So, last night" is a rough topic, especially when shared by an underling and a supervisor, as is the case with Firewatch's Henry and Delilah. The mys...

Favorites From the Show Floor - PAX Prime 2014

Yesterday - Gamespot
Justin and Ty talk a little about Ori and the Blind Forest and Battlecry, but mostly they talk about fighting in elephant and snow leopard suites at t...

Civilization: Beyond Earth Stage Demo - PAX Prime 2014

Yesterday - Gamespot
Developers from Firaxis Games come by to discuss inspirations behind Civilization: Beyond Earth

Danny Does PAX - The Ultimate Show Tour

Yesterday - Gamespot
Come along as Danny O'Dwyer takes you on a mega-tour of PAX Prime 2014. See what the show floor is like, what internet friends there are along the way...

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Health

Two Kettlebell Exercises Every Man Should Master

Yesterday - Yahoo Health
Transform your workout — and your body — with these power moves By the editors of Men’s Health Kettlebells are finally gaining traction outside...

How Accurate Are Fitness Tracker Devices?

Yesterday - Yahoo Health
By K. Aleisha Fetters THE QUESTION: I’m constantly looking at my fitness tracker. The expert: Ray Browning, Ph.D., director of the Physical Activ...

Why Men Are Going Bald Younger — and 8 Ways to Stop the Shedding

Yesterday - Yahoo Health
Know how to handle hair loss By Leah Zerbe, Men’s Health When a man begins to go bald, two things go down the drain—his hair and his confidence...

Drug Gives ‘New Hope’ Against Heart Failure, Expert Says

Yesterday - Health
By Steven ReinbergHealthDay Reporter SATURDAY, Aug. 30, 2014 (HealthDay News) — In a head-to-head comparison, an experimental drug was more effectiv...

7 Ingredients Nutritionists Always Avoid

Yesterday - Yahoo Health
By Robin Hilmantel, Women’s Health The Federal government announced plans to redesign nutrition labels back in February—but the proposed changes (...

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Humor

Comic for August 31, 2014

1 hour 14 minutes 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

6 Animals That Look Like Drunken Combinations of Other Ones

Yesterday - Cracked
By Kel Zhang,E. Reid Ross,Ivan Farkas Published: August 30th, 2014  Ah, nature. Truly, she is an artist. Complex and beautiful, we are all awed by h...

4 Innocent Things It's Impossible Not to Feel Paranoid Doing

Yesterday - Cracked
By Felix Clay Published: August 30th, 2014  They say paranoia is God's way of letting you know you've got squirrels in the bat cave. No one says tha...

The 5 Most Misguided Uses of the Word 'Quantum' in Ads

Yesterday - Cracked
By Luke McKinney Published: August 30th, 2014  Humanity's greatest minds know that no one fully understands quantum mechanics. Our worst minds took...

21 Photos That Shatter Your Image of Famous Things

Yesterday - Cracked
By CRACKED Readers Published: August 30th, 2014  Sometimes an image is so famous that we think we already know everything there is to know about it...

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Movies

Cosplay Photos from the Dragon Con Parade!

Yesterday - Coming Soon
ComingSoon.net and SuperHeroHype.com are attending this weekend's Dragon Con in Atlanta, Georgia and following our first batch of cosplay photos from...

Telluride 2014: Cumberbatch is Remarkable in 'The Imitation Game'

Yesterday - First Showing
You never know who might change the world, even if it's someone cannot imagine. There's nothing like that feeling of euphoria after sitting through an...

Telluride 2014: Jon Stewart's 'Rosewater' Inspires Activism with Humor

Yesterday - First Showing
Premiering at the 2014 Telluride Film Festival is Jon Stewart's Rosewater, his directorial debut based on a true story he was involved in about Irania...

Amazon to Revive The Tick with Patrick Warburton?

Yesterday - Coming Soon
People.com brings word that cult classic series "The Tick" could be making it way back with original star Patrick Warburton set to reprise his role...

Liam Neeson Would Reprise Ra's al Ghul on Arrow 'In a Heartbeat'

Yesterday - Coming Soon
Back at the San Diego Comic-Con, it was revealed that the "big bad" for the upcoming third season of "Arrow" would be none other than Ra's al Ghul. Th...

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Music

All Night Longer (It's the Kue Remix! Main) [feat. B.o.B] - Single - Sammy Adams

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
All Night Longer (It's the Kue Remix! Main) [feat. B.o.B] - Single Sammy Adams Release Date: August 28, 2014 Total Songs: 1 Genre: Pop Price: $1.29 Co...

Sweet Child O' Mine (PhilMac Remix) - Single - Scott Bradlee & Postmodern Jukebox & Phil Mac

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Sweet Child O' Mine (PhilMac Remix) - Single Scott Bradlee & Postmodern Jukebox & Phil Mac Release Date: August 28, 2014 Total Songs: 1 Genre: Electro...

All Night Longer (It's the Kue Remix! Radio) [feat. B.o.B] - Single - Sammy Adams

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
All Night Longer (It's the Kue Remix! Radio) [feat. B.o.B] - Single Sammy Adams Release Date: August 28, 2014 Total Songs: 1 Genre: Pop Price: $1.29 C...

1017 Thug 3 (The Finale) - Young Thug

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
1017 Thug 3 (The Finale) Young Thug Release Date: August 29, 2014 Total Songs: 13 Genre: Hip-Hop/Rap Price: $9.99 Copyright ℗ 2014 1017 Records

We Are, Pt. 1 - Dash Berlin

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
We Are, Pt. 1 Dash Berlin Release Date: August 29, 2014 Total Songs: 8 Genre: House Price: $6.99 Copyright ℗ 2014 Aropa Records under exclusive lice...

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News

12/31/1969 -

Pakistan protester dies in clashes with police

31 minutes ago - Yahoo News
ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistani police are clashing with scattered pockets of anti-government protesters trying to advance on the prime minister's reside...

Photos: Roots of the Ku Klux Klan

1 hour 9 minutes ago - CNN Top Stories

KKK fliers covered neighborhood

1 hour 1 minute ago - CNN Top Stories
An African-American man was shocked when he found a Ku Klux Klan flier in his family's front yard in Texas

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Politics

MYSTERY: Small plane crashes off Virginia coast after violating restricted DC airspace...

Yesterday - Drudge Report
MYSTERY: Small plane crashes off Virginia coast after violating restricted DC airspace...(Second column, 2nd story, link)

End-of-Life Talks May Finally Overcome Politics

Yesterday - New York Times Politics
Medicare may cover advance care planning that was once decried as “death panels,” and some private insurers are not waiting for the political proc...

Kochs’ Network Wrestles With Expectations for Presidential Primaries

Yesterday - New York Times Politics
Some activists involved in the political network overseen by Charles and David Koch are urging it to consider a more active role in the 2016 primaries...

U.S. strikes to aid beleaguered Iraq city

Yesterday - Politico
Militants have been cutting off food and water to the city of Amirli for nearly two months

Feds to run ads in border towns informing deported illegals -- they can return...

Yesterday - Drudge Report
Feds to run ads in border towns informing deported illegals -- they can return...(First column, 4th story, link)Related stories:Mexico authorities sta...

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Pop Culture

Gabrielle Union and Dwyane Wade Get Married!

Yesterday - ETOnline
Bring It On star Gabrielle Union has married her basketball beau Dwyane Wade! The 41-year-old actress and the 32-year-old NBA pro said their I dos in...

Taylor Swift the Newest Mentor on 'The Voice'

Yesterday - ETOnline
Taylor Swift not only has a new album 1989, but she has a new gig as a guest mentor. According to Us Weekly, Taylor Swift will give her advice on The...

Rams Cut Michael Sam, Player Who Made History

Yesterday - ETOnline
Michael Sam was released by the St. Louis Rams when the team was reduced to 53 players from 75 today. Michael made history as the first openly gay pla...

Chris Martin Is Pulling Out The Right Stuff For Jennifer Lawrence! He's Even Serenading Her!

Yesterday - Perez Hilton
A wise man once said - try a little tenderness. And that seems to be exactly what this guy is doing! Now that the world is getting used to the idea...

The Latest on Joan Rivers' Health Scare

Yesterday - Extra
A new report from TMZ claims that Joan Rivers is on life support.  Sources tell the site that the comedian’s family remains hopeful that she will r...

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Science

The Week In Numbers: Hovercycles, Ashy Moon Smells, And A Disappearing Louisiana Coast

2 days ago - Pop Sci
The Drone 3 In Flight I bet this would've caught Luke Skywalker on Endor. Malloy Aeronautics 15.4: combined weight in pounds of this robot riding...

The Week In Drones: Google Delivery, Reaper Gods, And More

2 days ago - Pop Sci
Pumpkin King Scarecrow Imagine how much scarier this would be with a drone controlling it. SolarSurfer via Wikimedia Commons Here's a roundup of...

Nautical Chimeras, Exploding Rockets, And Other Amazing Images Of The Week

2 days ago - Pop Sci
Stunning Stinger The Portuguese man o' war is named after an 18th century warship. The creature may look like one organism, but it is actually a sip...

NASA Opens Media Accreditation for Orion Move in Preparation for First Flight

2 days ago - NASA
Media accreditation now is open to attend an event marking the move of NASA's Orion spacecraft at the agency's Kennedy Space Center in Florida. The sp...

NASA Probes Studying Earth’s Radiation Belts to Celebrate Two Year Anniversary

2 days ago - NASA
NASA's twin Van Allen Probes will celebrate on Saturday two years of studying the sun’s influence on our planet and near-Earth space. The probes, sh...

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T.V.

Interview: Carly Duncan, Author of ‘Behind You’

1 hour 22 minutes ago - Blog Critics
Carly M. Duncan is a television producer and author of two novels, Marcie and Behind You. She has produced for numerous networks including MTV, Food N...

Michael Sam Cut by St. Louis Rams

Yesterday - TV Guide
Michael Sam, the first openly gay player drafted by the NFL, has been cut by the St. Louis Rams. According to ESPN, the Rams decided to cut Sam when...

Report: Taylor Swift Is Joining The Voice

Yesterday - TV Guide
Taylor Swift will be an adviser on the upcoming seventh season of The Voice, Us Weekly reports. Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Taylor...

Fox Might Reboot The Greatest American Hero

Yesterday - TV Guide
Believe it or not... Fox has given a put pilot commitment to The Greatest American Hero, which was created by legendary producer Stephen J. Cannell,...

The First Trailer for Downton Abbey Season 5 Raises a Lot of Questions

Yesterday - TV Guide
Break out the fainting couch. The first trailer for Downton Abbey's fifth season is here! And unlike the brief teaser previously released, this video...

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Technology

Amazon Vs. Hachette: Fewer Middlemen Equals A Better World

14 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 By now everyone is well aware of the ongoing battle between Amazon and publisher Hachette. The thing is, we all know how this story ends, we just d...

AnandTech Founder Anand Lal Shimpi Retires From Writing

1 hour 19 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 We don’t always note when fellow tech writers hang up their hats, as those posts can start to seem a bit inside baseball-y. There are times when w...

How The Digital Revolution Can Fix Scientific Publishing And Speed Up Discoveries

2 hours 13 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 Scientific, Technical, and Medical (STM) publishing is big business. It generates $19 billion in revenue per year, the majority of which is earned b...

Openmix: a tiny mobile accessory that lets you play pretend DJ

Yesterday - Engadget
This teeny-tiny device called Openmix might be the solution you need for those times when you're raring to be the DJ of the party, but another aspirin...

Understanding the value of a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC)

Yesterday - Venture Beat
GUEST POSTImage Credit: Cali4beach/FlickrAfter 30 years in a corporate learning setting, I wanted to try something different. So, I decided to experim...

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U.S.

Will Power wins IndyCar series title behind Kanaan

1 hour 16 minutes ago - US News
FONTANA, Calif. (AP) — Will Power won his first IndyCar Series championship Saturday night, finishing ninth in the final race and claiming the seaso...

Peavy's no-hit bid for Giants broken up in 8th

Yesterday - US News
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Jake Peavy's bid for a no-hitter has been broken up on a one-out single in the eighth inning by Milwaukee's Mark Reynolds again...

Moderate earthquake hits region near Fairbanks

Yesterday - US News
FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) — The Alaska Earthquake Information Center says a magnitude 5.1 earthquake hit 43 miles northwest of Fairbanks on Saturday ni...

The Senate 7: Republicans Claw Closer To Senate Majority

2 hours 13 minutes ago - US News
The GOP looks to be just on the cusp of netting the six seats needed to win control

Today in History

2 hours 13 minutes ago - ABC News
Today in History

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World

Joan Baez: Singer, activist, peacenik, lover, legend

Yesterday - Guardian
Joan Baez has had an extraordinary life. Ahead of her appearance at the Royal Festival Hall, and at the age of 73, she talks to Lawrence Donegan Conti...

Women's fashion: control pants are now so hip

1 hour 44 minutes ago - Guardian
Don't follow the fashion herd. Strike out on your own for a truly original autumn lookThe last official summer month ends today and the fabled "Septem...

Rotherham child sex abuse: my shame has gone. Now I'm angry for the thousands of us who've been abused

1 hour 29 minutes ago - Guardian
The Rotherham scandal has exposed shocking flaws in the protection of childrenIt was an overcast October day during the half-term school holiday and I...

Nigel Slaters ice-cream and granita recipes

1 hour 15 minutes ago - Guardian
Sparkling granita full of flavour and purple ice cream with a toothsome tang of blackcurrant bring the best of the summer fruits to the tableI have be...

Kitchen confidential

1 hour 14 minutes ago - Guardian
Cooking was never a priority for Lauren when she was younger. Then came the realisation that, more than ever before, we are what we eatIf you are what...

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Live News

Japan porn queens raise thousands of dollars from 'Boob Aid' - Yahoo News
A group of Japanese porn actresses raised tens of thousands of dollars at the weekend by having their breasts squeezed by fans at a "Boob Aid" charity...

Official: 23 people killed in Afghanistan crash - Yahoo News
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan spokesman says 23 people were killed when a passenger van and a fuel tanker collided in western Afghanistan.

Amazon Vs. Hachette: Fewer Middlemen Equals A Better World - Techcrunch
 By now everyone is well aware of the ongoing battle between Amazon and publisher Hachette. The thing is, we all know how this story ends, we just d...

Pakistan protester dies in clashes with police - Yahoo News
ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistani police are clashing with scattered pockets of anti-government protesters trying to advance on the prime minister's reside...