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Thursday, April 24, 2014

Drink Up: More Coffee Could Lower Diabetes Risk

2 minutes ago - MSNBC Health
Go ahead and indulge in that extra cup of coffee. New research suggests that an extra cup of coffee is associated with a lower risk of Type 2 diabetes... by Barbara Mantel

Cell-Targeted Therapy Shows Early Promise Against MS

3 minutes ago - WebMD
Patients with relapsing-remitting form of the disease showed fewer brain lesions with ofatumumab

A&E Sets Premiere Date for Longmire Season 3

6 minutes ago - TV Guide
Longmire will return for its third season on Monday, June 2 at 10/9c, A&E announced Thursday. In the third season, Walt (Robert Taylor) "finds himself... by Natalie Abrams

Machinarium dev's beautiful bug game, Botanicula, on iPad May 1

6 minutes ago - Joystiq
Botanicula lands on iPad on May 1, after hitting PC and Mac in 2012. From Machinarium developer Amanita Design, Botanicula is a point-and-click puzzle... by Jessica Conditt

 

Gang Leader Gets Life in US Consulate Slayings

1 minute ago - ABC News
Mexican gang leader gets life in prison for slayings of US consulate employee, 2 others

Christian Leader: Attack Not Motivated by Religion

1 minute ago - ABC News
Christian group leader says Afghan shootings don't seem to have been motivated by religion

Visa Shares Fall On Revenue Miss

1 minute ago - Fox Business
Visa Inc. reported its second-quarter profit rose 26% to $1.59 billion, or $2.52 a share, from $1.27 billion, or $1.92 a share, a year earlier

GM says facing multiple probes into recent recalls

1 minute ago - Fox Business
General Motors revealed on Thursday it is the subject of five different government probes related to its massive recalls, including two previously unr...

 

Business

Visa Shares Fall On Revenue Miss

1 hour 5 minutes ago - Fox Business
Visa Inc. reported its second-quarter profit rose 26% to $1.59 billion, or $2.52 a share, from $1.27 billion, or $1.92 a share, a year earlier

GM says facing multiple probes into recent recalls

43 minutes ago - Fox Business
General Motors revealed on Thursday it is the subject of five different government probes related to its massive recalls, including two previously unr...

Under Armour, Navient To Join S&P 500

35 minutes ago - Fox Business
Shares of Under Armour Inc. rose in the extended session Thursday after S&P Dow Jones Indices said the athletic apparel maker will join the S&P 500 In...

Africa's Richest Woman Plans To Increase Stake in Unitel

18 minutes ago - Forbes
Africa’s richest woman, Isabel dos Santos, plans to increase her stake in Unitel, Angola’s largest mobile phone company

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Fashion

There’s Already a Prince George Fashion Effect

1 hour 24 minutes ago - The Cut
The Times "Fashion & Style" section has christened a cherubic 9-month-old as a breakout style icon — a young lad who, according to the paper of re...

2014, the Year Festival Fashion Truly Died

2 hours 4 minutes ago - The Cut
Pinpointing the moment when fashion at summer music festivals became absurd is not an exact science, but let's say it was April 18, 2009, when Drew Ba...

Reese Witherspoon’s Lifestyle Company Sounds Kind of Mad Men-Themed

1 hour 49 minutes ago - The Cut
Adorable yessundress Reese Witherspoon has announced the name of her lifestyle company. One might have initially assumed she would mine her own euphon...

Just Browsing: Delpozo’s Embroidered Organza Top

1 hour 39 minutes ago - The Cut
Don't be deceived by the simple style of this Delpozo top — it's impeccably tailored, and constructed out of silk organza that's perforated and emb...

Phoebe Philo Makes 'Time' 100, Saks Moves Downtown, Terry Richardson Accusation May Be Fake

14 hours 16 minutes ago - Fashionista
And Emma Stone makes a flawless hair transformation

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Food

Perfect Sunday Sauce

18 hours 18 minutes ago - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

Salmon Chowder

Yesterday - Simply Recipes
My mother and father live down the street from me, just a few houses away. This is wonderfully convenient for yours truly, who often finds herself hea...

Spring Vegetable and Goat Cheese Dip

Yesterday - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

Bacon and Corn Pie

2 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

Deviled Ham with Pickled Jalapeños

3 days ago - Simply Recipes
Do any of you follow Mad Men? I watch an occasional episode, more captivated by the outfits and decor than anything else. (Wait, I recognize that wall...

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Games

Machinarium dev's beautiful bug game, Botanicula, on iPad May 1

19 minutes ago - Joystiq
Botanicula lands on iPad on May 1, after hitting PC and Mac in 2012. From Machinarium developer Amanita Design, Botanicula is a point-and-click puzzle...

Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed goes free on iOS, Android

49 minutes ago - Joystiq
Sega's franchise-spanning mascot racer Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed is now available as a free download on iOS and Android following its lates...

Omni VR treadmill gets $3 million in seed funding

1 hour 19 minutes ago - Joystiq
Following Virtuix's announcement earlier this month that its virtual reality treadmill will arrive in July for its early adopters, the company reveale...

Here's how to get an Xbox One for $400 at Best Buy this weekend

3 hours 58 minutes ago - Gamespot
Big-box retailer Best Buy has announced a new limited-time trade-in offer that will let you get an Xbox One for $400 (or even less), provided you meet...

Watch a real-world World of Warcraft motorcycle come to life

3 hours 40 minutes ago - Gamespot
Blizzard Entertainment has released the second episode in its Azeroth Choppers web show, an eight-part series that sees famed motorcycle designer Paul...

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Health

Drink Up: More Coffee Could Lower Diabetes Risk

18 minutes ago - MSNBC Health
Go ahead and indulge in that extra cup of coffee. New research suggests that an extra cup of coffee is associated with a lower risk of Type 2 diabetes...

Cell-Targeted Therapy Shows Early Promise Against MS

Less than a minute ago - WebMD
Patients with relapsing-remitting form of the disease showed fewer brain lesions with ofatumumab

Vaccines prevent more than 700,000 child deaths in the U.S.: CDC

1 hour 2 minutes ago - Yahoo Health
By David Beasley ATLANTA (Reuters) - A federal government program launched 20 years ago to increase vaccinations for low-income children in the United...

In fight with opiate overdoses, N.J. county issues antidote to police

54 minutes ago - Yahoo Health
Police in coastal Ocean County in New Jersey, faced with a doubling in deaths from drug overdoses in the past year, have issued all police officers an...

Behavior therapy works over short term for young kids with OCD

52 minutes ago - Yahoo Health
By Andrew M. Seaman NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - A family-based cognitive behavioral therapy markedly improves symptoms in children as young as five ye...

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Humor

The XX Most Insane Easter Eggs Found

10 hours 19 minutes ago - Cracked
By Cracked Writers Published: April 24th, 2014  #32. The Great Old Churches are Full Of Porn [IMG:h1.jpg] Much of the art made during the Italian Re...

33 Small But Disastrous Changes to the Avengers Movies

10 hours 19 minutes ago - Cracked
By CRACKED Readers Published: April 24th, 2014  Thanks to great acting, superb storytelling, and Mark Ruffalo, the Avengers films are quickly establ...

4 Lesser-Known Halves of Music Duos Who Deserve Your Respect

10 hours 19 minutes ago - Cracked
By Adam Tod Brown Published: April 24th, 2014  Second fiddle is a hard instrument to play, especially when you know you deserve better. That the go-...

5 Iconic Pop Culture Moments That Weren't in the Original

10 hours 19 minutes ago - Cracked
By Ian Ury,Ryan Menezes Published: April 24th, 2014  Some adaptations hew very closely to the original. After all, there's a reason you're adapting...

5 Math Lessons You Don't Really Need in the Real World

10 hours 19 minutes ago - Cracked
By Chris Bucholz Published: April 24th, 2014  Math is many students' most hated subject in school, the cause of untold nightmares and countless "I c...

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Movies

Street Fighter: Assassin's Fist Debuts a Ken Trailer

18 hours 19 minutes ago - Coming Soon
On the heels of the series first trailer and the soon-to-follow Ryu trailer , "Street Fighter: Assassin's Fist" has debuted a new character-centric...

Jessica Chastain Rumored for Female Lead in 'Mission: Impossible 5'

23 minutes ago - First Showing
After landing the role of Marilyn Monroe in Andrew Dominik's Blonde, it looks like Jessica Chastain might head into blockbuster action territory after...

Watch: Trailer for Soviet Hockey Doc 'Red Army' Premiering in Cannes

1 hour 4 minutes ago - First Showing
"I don't want 'em here, players don't want 'em here..." Bring on the Soviets. Sony Pictures Classics recently secured US distribution to this doc, tit...

CS Video: Tom Hardy's Performance Drives Steven Knight's Locke

18 hours 19 minutes ago - Coming Soon
Just when you thought you knew everything that actor Tom Hardy was capable of from the six or seven roles since breaking out on these shores as Nicola...

Mark Strong Going Funny as Sacha Baron Cohen's Brother in 'Grimsby'

1 hour 28 minutes ago - First Showing
After playing a cosmic superhero in Green Lantern, a villain for Robert Downey Jr. in Sherlock Holmes and a crime boss in Kick-Ass, British actor Mark...

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Music

'The Amazing Spider-Man 2': Exclusive Minimates Action Figures Reveal Villainous Alter-Egos

12 hours 33 minutes ago - MTV News
Diamond Select's upcoming line includes B.J. Novak and Jamie Foxx's characters in civilian garb.By Alex Zalben Photo: Diamond Select "The Ama...

Lorde's 'Tennis Court' Gets Some Serious Balls With Flume Remix

12 hours 51 minutes ago - MTV News
Get ready to dance.By Brenna Ehrlich Photo: mom+pop Everyone from Bruce Springsteen to Rick Ross has done their own spin on Lorde's "Royals,"...

'Jem And The Holograms' Gets 'Pretty Little Liars' Star

12 hours 46 minutes ago - MTV News
First character posters from the film also revealedBy Craig Flaster Photo: Jemthemovie.com Your favorite TV stars are jumping out of the smal...

Rita Ora Shares Her 'Fifty Shades Of Grey' Acting Secret

13 hours 28 minutes ago - MTV News
Singer-turned-actress talks to MTV News about her role as Mia in the upcoming film. By Christina Garibaldi Photo: Getty Images She's known fo...

Read The Craigslist Ads For Katy Perry's 'Birthday' Alter Egos

13 hours 24 minutes ago - MTV News
Would you hire Goldie the Dancer? Read her ad here.By Kase Wickman Photo: Twitter/Katy Perry We've all seen Katy Perry's new video for "Birth...

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News

Russian Troops Testing Ukraine Border: Officials

17 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
Russian military forces are “pulsing the border” and making a “run toward Ukraine” — but pulling up well short — in their “training exer...

Newborn Gorillas Make Debut at Bronx Zoo

17 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
Two gorillas born at Wildlife Conservation’s Bronx Zoo make their adorable debut

University of South Florida to Students: No Graduation Selfies

17 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
The university's Division of Student Affairs is warning students against inappropriate behavior at the ceremonies at the SunDome and elsewhere

Gas supplies interrupted by Wyoming plant blast

27 minutes ago - Yahoo News
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — It remains to be seen just how much of a lasting natural gas-price spike people in the West will feel after a dramatic explosi...

Pellet gun firing causes Navy base lockdown

26 minutes ago - Yahoo News
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The commander of Naval Base Point Loma says a report of an armed man on the San Diego base led to detention of a sailor who had fir...

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Politics

Pennsylvania Politician Too Sick for Corruption Probe Dies

16 minutes ago - MSNBC Politics
Former state Sen. Raphael Musto died Thursday in Pennsylvania after a long illness, leaving pending corruption charges against him unresolved

Bundy: I know what 'slavery' means

4 hours 38 minutes ago - Politico
Bundy defends his comments, saying he did not say that black people were better off as slaves

Dems race to embrace Obamacare in Pa. primary

2 hours 13 minutes ago - Politico
It's a reminder that Obamacare is still popular with at least one group important in the midterms

Girl hands FLOTUS dad's resume

2 hours 1 minute ago - Politico
Charlotte Bell gives Michelle Obama the resume of her father, who has been jobless for 3 years

Hannity slams Bundy remarks

1 hour 35 minutes ago - Politico
The Fox News host says comments are "ignorant."

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Pop Culture

Hilary Duff's Heart Better Watch Out Because Aaron Carter Has Plans To Make It His!

42 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
Could these two be a couple of reuniting lovebirds??? If Aaron Carter gets his way, then that will surely be the case. After her split from Mike Comri...

Demi Lovato Is Perfect & This Makeup-Free Selfie Proves It!

33 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
She's fierce, flawless, and fabulous! Demi Lovato shared the most darling Instagram selfie last night, makeup free and CAH-razy confident! Quoting the...

What's In A Name? Lupita Nyong'o Learns First Hand After Countless Reporters Pronounce Hers WRONG! Watch Here!

28 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
LOLOLOLOL!! She really spoke the truth at the MTV Movie Awards!! Lupita Nyong'o has blown up as a star, and rightfully so! She's won an Oscar and ha...

Girl Meets World Has A Poster & It's GLORIOUS! See Cory & Topanga's Adorable Family HERE!

1 hour 3 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
OMG! They're the cutest TV family ever!! Disney just unveiled the poster for its new series, Girl Meets World, and it looks magnificent!! It shows Dan...

This Nashville Star Has Been Tapped To Play Jem In Jem & The Holograms! See The Entire Cast HERE!

58 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
There's good news and bad news... Remember last month when we told you the producers of the Justin Bieber movies were bringing a live-action Jem & the...

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Science

Astronomical Forensics Uncover Planetary Disks in NASA's Hubble Archive

6 hours 19 minutes ago - NASA
Astronomers using NASA's Hubble Space Telescope have applied a new image processing technique to obtain near-infrared scattered light photos of five d...

A Silent, Hybrid Motorcycle For The U.S. Military

4 hours 12 minutes ago - Pop Sci
BRD RedshiftMX Electric Bike The silent hybrid will likely be built from this body. BRD Key to many a successful military assault is the element...

Here's Why The FDA Is Regulating E-Cigarettes

5 hours 14 minutes ago - Pop Sci
Flickr/rpavich Early today, the FDA—after years of saber-rattling—proposed new rules to regulate e-cigarettes. You may have heard something abou...

Predicting Wildfires Could Save Lives. So Why Are We So Bad At It?

8 hours 18 minutes ago - Pop Sci
A firefighter uses a flare to conduct backburn operations against the 89 Mesa Fire the night of May 6, 2010. Credit: USDA Forest Service, Coconino N...

A 12,000-Mile, 24-Day, Cross-Country, All-Electric Road Trip

9 hours 18 minutes ago - Pop Sci
Charging in Barstow, California At the end of his road trip on Monday, Norman Hajjar had used a little more than 4,000 kilowatt-hours of energy. He...

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Sports

Seahawks too good for prime time?

29 minutes ago - CBS Sports
Seahawks too good for prime time?

Colorado PG Spencer Dinwiddie heading to NBA (Yahoo Sports)

49 minutes ago - Yahoo Sports
University of Colorado junior point guard Spencer Dinwiddie is skipping his senior season and will declare for the NBA draft. Dinwiddie said at a new...

Bobcats' McRoberts fined $20,000 for LeBron foul (Yahoo Sports)

39 minutes ago - Yahoo Sports
NEW YORK (AP) -- Charlotte Bobcats forward Josh McRoberts was fined $20,000 by the NBA on Thursday for making unnecessary and excessive contact with M...

NFL to experiment with 33-yard PATs in preseason

2 hours 11 minutes ago - CBS Sports
NFL to experiment with 33-yard PATs in preseason

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T.V.

A&E Sets Premiere Date for Longmire Season 3

39 minutes ago - TV Guide
Longmire will return for its third season on Monday, June 2 at 10/9c, A&E announced Thursday. In the third season, Walt (Robert Taylor) "finds himself...

MTV Announces More Snooki & JWoWW, Premiere of Finding Carter, Alaskan Docu-Series

1 hour 18 minutes ago - TV Guide
MTV is staying in the Snooki & JWOWW business, but is also adding additional scripted projects to its slate, the network announced at its upfront pr...

Bryan Singer Breaks Silence, Calls Abuse Allegations "Vicious and Completely False"

2 hours 12 minutes ago - TV Guide
Director Bryan Singer has broken his silence about the sex abuse allegations that were brought against him last week, calling them "outrageous, viciou...

Netflix Announces Premiere Date for The Killing Season 4

4 hours 4 minutes ago - TV Guide
The Killing's fourth and final (no, really this time) season will premiere on Netflix on August 1. "Linden and Holder are back. #TheKillingLives," th...

What's in the Black Box? A Mind-Numbing Dance

4 hours 31 minutes ago - TV Guide
A gifted, bipolar woman struggles to stay on her meds to function in her high-demand job and has a thing for jazz. If Black Box sounds like Homela...

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Technology

In first quarter, Microsoft ships 2M consoles — including 1.2M Xbox Ones

2 hours 5 minutes ago - Venture Beat
Above: Xbox One from Microsoft.Image Credit: MicrosoftHow can big data and smart analytics tools ignite growth for your company? Find out at DataBeat,...

Amazon Web Services is doing so well, it has nowhere else to grow

29 minutes ago - Venture Beat
Image Credit: Jordan Novet/VentureBeatYes, the public cloud is growing – but market leader Amazon Web Services is seeing its growth start to slow...

Waiting for patent reform is costing us billions — here are the numbers

18 minutes ago - Venture Beat
GUEST POSTImage Credit: Hermin/ShutterstockAfter almost three weeks of heated debate, palace intrigue, semantic suggestions, and false starts, the Sen...

Netflix gets specific about its battle with Comcast and opposition to the TWC merger

31 minutes ago - Engadget
In the months since announcing a "mutually beneficial" interconnection agreement, Netflix and Comcast have seen eye to eye on very little. Throw in Co...

Automattic Buys Scroll Kit, A Code-Free Website Builder That Once Got Legal Heat From The NYT

47 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 WordPress maker Automattic's acquisition spree to build out its platform continues apace. Today comes news that it has acquired Scroll Kit, a New Yo...

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U.S.

Gang Leader Gets Life in US Consulate Slayings

24 minutes ago - ABC News
Mexican gang leader gets life in prison for slayings of US consulate employee, 2 others

Christian Leader: Attack Not Motivated by Religion

22 minutes ago - ABC News
Christian group leader says Afghan shootings don't seem to have been motivated by religion

Bob Menendez Must Step Aside as Foreign Relations Committee Chairman

39 minutes ago - US News
The Foreign Relations Committee chairman has been strangely quiescent – is it because of his scandals?

Ex-soldier convicted in daughter's beating death

34 minutes ago - US News
HONOLULU (AP) — A federal jury on Thursday convicted a former Hawaii soldier of murder in the beating death of his 5-year-old daughter

James Earl Jones returning to Broadway this fall

25 minutes ago - US News
NEW YORK (AP) — James Earl Jones is coming back to Broadway in a play that's almost as old as he is

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World

Paul Farbrace: joining England from Sri Lanka is beyond my wildest dreams

1 hour 24 minutes ago - Guardian
Peter Moores' new assistant met England players on Thursday 'It doesn't look great, someone leaving a job after four months'Paul Farbrace will have "m...

Readers recommend: songs about feet

1 hour 19 minutes ago - Guardian
Astaire's tap dancing? Zidane's sublime passing? Thurman's stylish acting? Let inspiration leap and vote with your feet in this week's song themeFeet...

Heineken Cup semi-finals: Saracens face trial of strength against Clermont

1 hour 19 minutes ago - Guardian
Saracens' boys have become men and they will have to prove it against Clermont Auvergne, whose game is all about muscleThis weekend is about power. Th...

Luis García: I doubted Liverpool 'ghost goal', then I started screaming

49 minutes ago - Guardian
Former Anfield star says he is still asked about the controversial Champions League goal he scored against Chelsea in 2005Luis García is still asked...

Alexander McQueen's Savage Beauty show to come to London

49 minutes ago - Guardian
Fashion designer's retrospective, the eighth most visited exhibition in Metropolitan Museum's 142-year history, to be at V&A in 2015One of the most po...

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Live News

Seahawks too good for prime time? - CBS Sports
Seahawks too good for prime time?

Gang Leader Gets Life in US Consulate Slayings - ABC News
Mexican gang leader gets life in prison for slayings of US consulate employee, 2 others

Christian Leader: Attack Not Motivated by Religion - ABC News
Christian group leader says Afghan shootings don't seem to have been motivated by religion

Visa Shares Fall On Revenue Miss - Fox Business
Visa Inc. reported its second-quarter profit rose 26% to $1.59 billion, or $2.52 a share, from $1.27 billion, or $1.92 a share, a year earlier.

GM says facing multiple probes into recent recalls - Fox Business
General Motors revealed on Thursday it is the subject of five different government probes related to its massive recalls, including two previously unr...

Under Armour, Navient To Join S&P 500 - Fox Business
Shares of Under Armour Inc. rose in the extended session Thursday after S&P Dow Jones Indices said the athletic apparel maker will join the S&P 500 In...