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Thursday, September 18, 2014

'Interstellar' Gets New Poster + Solar System Creation & Travel Game

Less than a minute ago - First Showing
Just after two new posters for Christopher Nolan's space travel drama Interstellar debuted, one more gorgeous one is here, this one with a bit more ho... by Ethan Anderton

'YOU CAN'T DO THAT'? Apple could face police heat over refusing data access

10 minutes ago - Fox News
HealthKit bug hits Apple's iOS 8 launch, fitness apps removedCould Apple Watch save lives?3 great iOS 8 features for now, and 3 for laterVIDEO: Remove... by foxnewsonline@foxnews.com (Fox News Online)

“Let’s Take a #Selfie,” Said the Monkey: A Case of Questionable Copyrights

10 minutes ago - Wired
A recent monkey “selfie” took the media by storm, wowing the web and going viral on every major news site from the BBC to The Huffington Post. Cir... by Anderson J. Duff, Wolf, Greenfield & Sacks, PC

Science Graphic of the Week: An Algorithm That Decodes The Surface of the Earth

10 minutes ago - Wired
A study published last week in the Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing describes an algorithm that can classify land cover types with minimal... by Nick Stockton

 

'Interstellar' Gets New Poster + Solar System Creation & Travel Game

Less than a minute ago - First Showing
Just after two new posters for Christopher Nolan's space travel drama Interstellar debuted, one more gorgeous one is here, this one with a bit more ho... by Ethan Anderton

French Connection says turnaround on track as losses narrow

4 minutes ago - Guardian
Retailer makes loss of £3.9m for six months to 31 July, down from £6.1m, after hiring new design team and closing unprofitable storesFrench Connecti... by Zoe Wood

Philadelphia Catholic high school coach resigns over role in beating of gay men

4 minutes ago - Guardian
Citys archbishop condemns beating that was caught on video and assistant coach implicated resigns from Archbishop WoodAn assistant coach at a Roman Ca... by Associated Press in Philadelphia

Ambulance queue death blamed on NHS cuts

4 minutes ago - Guardian
Family of Sonia Powell, who died in an ambulance after waiting for more than half an hour outside hospital, criticise care she receivedThe family of a... by Denis Campbell, health correspondent

 

Business

Way Beyond Kickbacks: More Serious Misconduct Alleged Against Medical Testing Company

1 hour 17 minutes ago - Forbes
The problems go way beyond kickbacks. As previously reported (here and in the Wall Street Journal) the US government is conducting an investigation i...

Comex Gold Stabilizes On Short Covering, Pares Loss After Post-FOMC Decline

1 hour 14 minutes ago - Forbes
(Kitco News) - Gold futures stabilized as Thursday’s session wore on due to profit-taking and short covering, bouncing from the lowest level since e...

How To Make Sense Of The Cloud's Alphabet Soup: What Are SaaS, IaaS and PaaS?

1 hour 12 minutes ago - Forbes
If you’ve been pondering a move to the cloud, I have no doubt you’ve been seeing a lot of acronyms lately. ITaaS, SaaS, IaaS, PaaS…what does it...

Third Point Hedge Fund Sorry For Shafting Investors, Sort Of

1 hour 8 minutes ago - Forbes
Before you even think of investing in a costly hedge fund, you should be aware that there's a good chance some unknown existing investors may have...

E-Commerce Outgrows Retail-Only Companies

1 hour 5 minutes ago - Forbes
Your company is different. You are part of a service industry, a union of men and women who “do” instead of make and provide instead of produce. T...

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Fashion

See Giovanna Battaglia’s Masterful Italian Style

37 minutes ago - The Cut
Giovanna Battaglia may be a street-style regular, but there's something that sets her apart from the troves of peacocks with their Moschino iPhone cas...

Two New Super-Chic European Bath and Body Brands Hit U.S. Shores

1 hour 14 minutes ago - Fashionista
And thankfully none of the products smell like pumpkin spice

Watch the Moschino Show Live From Milan

1 hour 52 minutes ago - The Cut
Starting at 2 p.m. today, the Moschino show will stream right here. Enjoy!  ... More »

The 50 Most Memorable Eyebrows of All Time

1 hour 50 minutes ago - The Cut
Anyone who has ever DIY’d their eyebrows knows this: Those few hundred hairs above the eyes are essential to communicating emotion. One false move w...

Gemma Ward Opens The Spring Prada Show

2 hours 32 minutes ago - Fashionista
Miuccia Prada heard our prayers

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Food

Bittersweet Chocolate Soufflé with Earl Grey Custard Sauce

15 hours 41 minutes ago - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

Seared Tuna with Olive-Tapenade Vinaigrette and Arugula

Yesterday - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

Classic Baked Chicken

2 days ago - Simply Recipes
If there is one recipe that every home cook should know, it’s this baked chicken recipe. All you need is chicken, olive oil, salt, and pepper (and m...

Greek Salad with Orzo and Black-Eyed Peas

2 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Gourmet

Tomato-Prosciutto Grilled Cheese

3 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from SELF

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Games

Top 5 Skyrim Mods of The Week - Dragon Nests and Baby Dragons!

42 minutes ago - Gamespot
Look, it's a family of dragons in Skryim! Mummy Dragon, Daddy Dragon, Baby Dragon. They're so cute... AHHHHGH! ARGH IT BURNS

New Nintendo eShop releases: Curtain Call, Smash 3DS Demo

42 minutes ago - Joystiq
Sure, there are a few new releases on Wii U, but this week the eShop's really all about the 3DS. For starters, if you've yet to grab a code for the Su...

Watch 20 minutes of new gameplay from MGS5: The Phantom Pain

1 hour 12 minutes ago - Joystiq
Hopefully witnessing 20 minutes of new gameplay footage direct from Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain can alleviate the sting of learning that Meta...

Neverwinter Updated Review

1 hour 37 minutes ago - Gamespot
It wasn't the promise of new lands to explore to dragons to slay that brought me back to Neverwinter; it wasn't even (at first) the opportunity to try...

Joystiq Streams: Hey, Hyrule Warriors! Come out to plaayyayy

1 hour 42 minutes ago - Joystiq
*Clink* *Clink* *Clink* Joystiq Streams is playing Hyrule Warriors live at 4:00PM EST on Joystiq.com/Twitch. CAN YOU DIG IT?! Yes, it's going to be...

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Health

4 Things People Don’t Tell You About Major Weight Loss

31 minutes ago - Health
Photo: Getty Images Losing weight and getting healthier should be a good thing…right? Well, as Rosie O’Donnell told ABC News, shedding a lot of p...

Insanely Long Doctor Office Waits: A Serious Medical Fail

23 minutes ago - Health
Photo: Getty Images Yesterday morning, I waited an hour and a half to see an orthopedist. Sitting around was almost as painful as my frozen shoulder...

5 Ways to Look Amazing Without Makeup

2 hours 12 minutes ago - Health
Photo: Getty Images Good news for those who are into a seriously low-maintenance look: Wearing no makeup is now an actual beauty trend. At Marc Jacobs...

Pizza Hut Dishes Out a Skinny (Make That, Skinnier) Pie

1 hour 8 minutes ago - Health
Photo: Courtesy of Pizza Hut Skinny and pizza: Bet those are two words you never thought you’d see the same sentence, huh? Well get this: Pizza Hut,...

Scientists Studying Sickle Cell Trait

2 hours 5 minutes ago - Health
THURSDAY, Sept. 18, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Researchers are trying to learn more about a condition called sickle cell trait, which can cause sudden...

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Humor

6 Famous Scenes in History That Were Secretly Drunken Messes

7 hours 42 minutes ago - Cracked
By Pat Carnell Published: September 18th, 2014  It's hard not to imagine history as a fairly dry, boring series of events that shaped our world befo...

5 Failed Attempts At Keeping Up With Modern Pop Music

7 hours 42 minutes ago - Cracked
By Luis Prada Published: September 18th, 2014  I'm not sure exactly when it happened, but at some point in the past five years I began to lose touch...

17 Unintentionally Hilarious Scenes in Serious Movies

7 hours 42 minutes ago - Cracked
By CRACKED Readers Published: September 18th, 2014  Listen, filmmakers, we understand -- sometimes you just want your movie to be taken seriously. U...

4 Social Situations No One Ever Gets Right

7 hours 42 minutes ago - Cracked
By Pauli Poisuo Published: September 18th, 2014  Have you ever misjudged a social situation so badly that the ensuing shame makes you want to disapp...

4 Ways Gamers Still Suck at Dealing With Women

14 hours 42 minutes ago - Cracked
By Mark Hill Published: September 17th, 2014  If you're a gamer you've probably heard about the "Quinngate" scandal, in which indie game developer Z...

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Movies

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The Trailer and Poster for J.C. Chandor's A Most Violent Year

1 hour 41 minutes ago - Coming Soon
Just released online are both the poster and trailer for A Most Violent Year, the latest from writer/director J.C. Chandor (Margin Call, All is Lost)...

Bloody & Monstrous Red Band Trailer for 'V/H/S: Viral' Has Arrived

1 hour 8 minutes ago - First Showing
Following an erotic first look at V/H/S: Viral, the third film in the found footage horror anthology, the first red band trailer for the film has arri...

Must Watch: Oscar Isaac in J.C. Chandor's 'A Most Violent Year' Trailer

1 hour 42 minutes ago - First Showing
"When it feels scary to jump, that is exactly when you jump." So far, we've only gotten a single first look photo from A Most Violent Year, the latest...

Adam McKay to Direct New Comedy Starring Seth Rogen and Ben Schwartz

2 hours 28 minutes ago - Coming Soon
Gary Sanchez Productions, Point Grey Pictures and Good Universe announced today that they have pre-emptively purchased an untitled comedy pitch from a...

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Music

I Tried A Pumpkin Spice Latte For The First Time Ever, Because I’m Okay With Being Basic

25 minutes ago - MTV News
I tried a Pumpkin Spice Latte for the first time today, and my transformation into totally basic is now complete!

21 Facts About Sexual Assault That Will Open Your Eyes

24 minutes ago - MTV News
MTV has partnered with President Obama and Vice President Biden to launch a new campaign called “It’s On Us,” a campaign that focuses on prevent...

Nick Cannon’s Diamond-Encrusted Shoes Are Worth A Cool $2 Million

39 minutes ago - MTV News
Nick Cannon decides to rock some pretty impressive footwear at the 'America's Got Talent' finale. No seriously, though--IMPRESSIVE

‘Hector And The Search For Happiness’ Was A ‘Gift’ Role For Simon Pegg

28 minutes ago - MTV News
Simon Pegg talks to MTV News about "Hector and the Search For Happiness" and branching out as an actor

‘The Princess Bride’ Star: Andre The Giant Wanted Booze (Not Anesthesia) Before Surgery

1 hour 3 minutes ago - MTV News
Andre the Giant could drink like a fish, says Cary Elwes. An enormous f--king fish

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News

Miley Cyrus flag stunt condemned

21 minutes ago - CNN Top Stories
Miley Cyrus came to Mexico "like a wrecking ball" -- to quote her hit song -- offending fans at Monterrey concert and prompting a federal investigatio...

'YOU CAN'T DO THAT'? Apple could face police heat over refusing data access

35 minutes ago - Fox News
HealthKit bug hits Apple's iOS 8 launch, fitness apps removedCould Apple Watch save lives?3 great iOS 8 features for now, and 3 for laterVIDEO: Remove...

Hargreaves, Cooper provide All-American matchup

43 minutes ago - Yahoo News
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — For two guys who have never met, Florida cornerback Vernon Hargreaves III and Alabama receiver Amari Cooper sure know a lot...

Israeli museum unveils ancient Jewish prayer book

42 minutes ago - Yahoo News
JERUSALEM (AP) — An Israeli museum on Thursday unveiled what it says in the oldest known Jewish prayer book in the world, dating back to the 9th cen...

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Politics

Rand Paul Blasts 'Absurd' Syrian Rebel Plan

35 minutes ago - MSNBC Politics
The possible 2016 contender says he supports a fight against ISIS but that arming the Syrian rebels is "a fool's errand."

SPEAKER: Immigration reform will help economy...

18 minutes ago - Drudge Report
SPEAKER: Immigration reform will help economy...(Second column, 2nd story, link)Related stories:Boehner and Pelosi Unite to Fund Obamacare...Exhausted...

Ukraine Leader Urges Congress to Arm His Soldiers Against Russia

2 hours 55 minutes ago - New York Times Politics
President Petro Poroshenko of Ukraine addressed a joint session of Congress and sought advanced weaponry to fend off what he called an ongoing invasio...

Christie accuses 'Bridgegate' panel of making partisan leaks

47 minutes ago - CNN Politics
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie had harsh words Thursday for the committee investigating allegations of abuse of power and the orchestrated lane closur...

WALMART Investigated Over Cockfight in Store...

36 minutes ago - Drudge Report
WALMART Investigated Over Cockfight in Store...(Second column, 15th story, link)

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Pop Culture

Need a Laugh? Watch This Hilarious Clip from the New Season of 'Brickleberry'

3 hours 42 minutes ago - Extra
Comedy Central's raunchy animated comedy "Brickleberry" has returned for a third season, and "Extra" has a clip from its premiere.Watch as the rangers...

Did Will Ferrell Just Reveal A Zoolander Sequel Is Going To Happen?? You Can't Handle This News!

32 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
Yes!! Somebody get us an orange mocha frappuccino! It's been YEARS since Zoolander graced our lives with its HIGHlariousness and now Will Ferrell ...

Meghan Trainor Is a Swifty! Watch Her Cover 'Shake It Off'

56 minutes ago - ETOnline
Taylor Swift and Meghan Trainor are ruling the charts these days. Trainor's "All About that Bass" and Swift's "Shake It Off" have spent the last few w...

Date Night! Jennifer Lawrence Attends Coldplay Concert

46 minutes ago - ETOnline
Looks like the relationship between Jennifer Lawrence and Chris Martin is heating up! Jennifer, 24, attended the Coldplay concert at the Ace Hotel The...

Lucy Hale Steps Out Enjoying A Hand Sandwich With Her New Beau! But Does He Look Like A Certain Cartoon To You Too??

52 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
Last we heard she was rumored to be dating country singer Joel Crouse. So this new couple comes as a bit of a surprise!  Lucy Hale stepped out in E...

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Science

U.S. Army Wants A Parachuting Tank

42 minutes ago - Pop Sci
A CH-47 Chinook With Japan's Self Defense Forces PD-self, via Wikimedia Commons After years of service in wars -- from Iraq to Afghani...

NASA's 2015 Sample Return Robot Challenge Open for Registration

3 hours 42 minutes ago - NASA
Registration is open for the fourth running of the NASA Centennial Challenge program's Sample Return Robot Challenge, which will take place June 8-13,...

Solar Car Powers Your House When It's Parked

1 hour 42 minutes ago - Pop Sci
Stella Kristen Hall-Geisler Her flat roof, squashed teardrop shape, and low profile don’t scream “showroom-ready family car,” but St...

Boeing's NASA-Funded Space Taxi Saves A Seat For Tourists

2 hours 37 minutes ago - Pop Sci
This Could Be You An interior view of Boeing's CST-100 Boeing When I first heard about NASA’s new partnership with Boeing and...

NASA Television Coverage Set for Next Space Station Crew Launch

3 hours 42 minutes ago - NASA
NASA Television will provide extensive coverage of the Sept. 25 launch from Kazakhstan of three crew members of Expedition 41/42, as they begin their...

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Sports

Krzyzewski: Coaching US is no unfair edge at Duke (Yahoo Sports)

52 minutes ago - Yahoo Sports
Mike Krzyzewski says his side job as coach of U.S. Krzyzewski met with media in Durham Thursday for the first time since leading the Americans to the...

Rangers' Washington decided to quit after affair

1 hour 36 minutes ago - CBS Sports
Rangers' Washington decided to quit after affair

Ex-Ranger Washington: Not true to my wife

24 minutes ago - ESPN
Former Texas Rangers manager Ron Washington said Thursday that he resigned earlier this month because he was "not true to my wife."

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T.V.

TVGN Changing Name to POP

1 hour 4 minutes ago - TV Guide
TVGN (TV Guide Network) has rebranded itself as POP. "POP is an exciting new chapter for a cable network that has made great progress and generated si...

Music Review: Tony Kadleck Big Band – ‘Around the Horn’

1 hour 48 minutes ago - Blog Critics
Trumpeter Tony Kadleck leads a big band ensemble of New York City-based musicians in his own exciting arrangements of an eclectic set of tunes that ra...

Watch an Exclusive Sneak Peek of Black-ish Now!

1 hour 54 minutes ago - TV Guide
Anthony Anderson. Laurence Fishburne. Tracee Ellis Ross. The parents in ABC's upcoming sitcom Black-ish are all stars in their own right, but as th...

Music Review: U2 – ‘Songs of Innocence’

2 hours 20 minutes ago - Blog Critics
As a rule, U2 fans can be categorized based on when it was that they stopped becoming fans of U2. For many fans, the period of departure occurred afte...

Hot Chocolate Theatre, Singapore’s First Repertory Theatre, to Open with ‘The Arsonists’

3 hours 2 minutes ago - Blog Critics
It’s definitely a first for Singapore: a repertory theatre which employs and trains 25 Singaporean amateur actors on a monthly stipend, then puts on...

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Technology

“Let’s Take a #Selfie,” Said the Monkey: A Case of Questionable Copyrights

59 minutes ago - Wired
A recent monkey “selfie” took the media by storm, wowing the web and going viral on every major news site from the BBC to The Huffington Post. Cir...

Science Graphic of the Week: An Algorithm That Decodes The Surface of the Earth

26 minutes ago - Wired
A study published last week in the Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing describes an algorithm that can classify land cover types with minimal...

Coupa Kicks off Worldwide Roadshow Series

37 minutes ago - Venture Beat
Check out our press release hub, powered by Business Wire. It's a one stop shop for industry announcements to help you stay on top of the latest t...

Indicative launches a data analytics startup for the technically disinclined

29 minutes ago - Venture Beat
Above: Indicative's Jeremy Levy and Andrew WeinrichImage Credit: Courtesy IndicativeIndicative, an analytics startup based in the Big Apple, is coming...

Misfit's new activity tracker is a cheaper, plastic version of its first

37 minutes ago - Engadget
This week, Misfit announced its second wearable activity tracker... or did it? It's called the Flash, and essentially, it's a clone of a product the c...

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U.S.

Popular Venezuelan cartoonist fired over drawing

25 minutes ago - US News
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — A popular cartoonist said she lost her job over her representation of the late Hugo Chavez's iconic signature as a flat-li...

DEA Doesn't Target Drug Users or Patients, Leonhart Says

20 minutes ago - US News
Insubordination absent from congressional testimony

California bill increases Hollywood tax credits

20 minutes ago - US News
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Gov. Jerry Brown headed to the cradle of the Hollywood film industry Thursday to sign legislation that more than triples the stat...

Mississippi Officers Searching for 4 Missing Girls

38 minutes ago - ABC News
Search for 4 Miss. girls believed taken by mom, stepdad who are charged with mistreating them

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World

French Connection says turnaround on track as losses narrow

58 minutes ago - Guardian
Retailer makes loss of £3.9m for six months to 31 July, down from £6.1m, after hiring new design team and closing unprofitable storesFrench Connecti...

Philadelphia Catholic high school coach resigns over role in beating of gay men

57 minutes ago - Guardian
Citys archbishop condemns beating that was caught on video and assistant coach implicated resigns from Archbishop WoodAn assistant coach at a Roman Ca...

Ambulance queue death blamed on NHS cuts

40 minutes ago - Guardian
Family of Sonia Powell, who died in an ambulance after waiting for more than half an hour outside hospital, criticise care she receivedThe family of a...

Nine women masterminded £21m scam that fleeced 10,000 victims

37 minutes ago - Guardian
Get-rich-quick pyramid scheme, called Give and Take or Key to a Fortune, caused a loss to the public of about £19mNine women have been found guilty o...

Former PCSO tipped off the Sun over Naomi Campbell arrest

36 minutes ago - Guardian
Paul Randall found out the model was at the Westminster police station where he worked in 2006 and rang the newspaperA former police community support...

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Live News

'Interstellar' Gets New Poster + Solar System Creation & Travel Game - First Showing
Just after two new posters for Christopher Nolan's space travel drama Interstellar debuted, one more gorgeous one is here, this one with a bit more ho...

French Connection says turnaround on track as losses narrow - Guardian
Retailer makes loss of £3.9m for six months to 31 July, down from £6.1m, after hiring new design team and closing unprofitable storesFrench Connecti...

Philadelphia Catholic high school coach resigns over role in beating of gay men - Guardian
Citys archbishop condemns beating that was caught on video and assistant coach implicated resigns from Archbishop WoodAn assistant coach at a Roman Ca...

Ambulance queue death blamed on NHS cuts - Guardian
Family of Sonia Powell, who died in an ambulance after waiting for more than half an hour outside hospital, criticise care she receivedThe family of a...

Nine women masterminded £21m scam that fleeced 10,000 victims - Guardian
Get-rich-quick pyramid scheme, called Give and Take or Key to a Fortune, caused a loss to the public of about £19mNine women have been found guilty o...

Former PCSO tipped off the Sun over Naomi Campbell arrest - Guardian
Paul Randall found out the model was at the Westminster police station where he worked in 2006 and rang the newspaperA former police community support...