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Sunday, July 5, 2015

On his native turf, Pope Frances touches on cherished issues

2 minutes ago - Yahoo News
QUITO, Ecuador (AP) — History's first Latin American pope returns to Spanish-speaking South America for the first time on Sunday, bringing a message...

America celebrates July 4 with hot dogs and barbecues amid tightened security

2 minutes ago - Yahoo News
Americans marched in star-spangled parades, ran relay races, gathered for fireworks shows and crowned a new world hot dog eating champion as they cele...

The Latest on Greece: Polls open in bailout referendum

2 minutes ago - Yahoo News
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest from the referendum in Greece (all times local):

Greeks begin voting in referendum as the euro faces its biggest challenge

4 minutes ago - Guardian
Almost 9.9 million Greeks have the right to vote in Sunday’s plebiscite on whether the country should accept the terms of its creditors Greeks began... by John Hooper in Athens

 

On his native turf, Pope Frances touches on cherished issues

2 minutes ago - Yahoo News
QUITO, Ecuador (AP) — History's first Latin American pope returns to Spanish-speaking South America for the first time on Sunday, bringing a message...

America celebrates July 4 with hot dogs and barbecues amid tightened security

2 minutes ago - Yahoo News
Americans marched in star-spangled parades, ran relay races, gathered for fireworks shows and crowned a new world hot dog eating champion as they cele...

The Latest on Greece: Polls open in bailout referendum

2 minutes ago - Yahoo News
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest from the referendum in Greece (all times local):

Greeks begin voting in referendum as the euro faces its biggest challenge

4 minutes ago - Guardian
Almost 9.9 million Greeks have the right to vote in Sunday’s plebiscite on whether the country should accept the terms of its creditors Greeks began... by John Hooper in Athens

 

Business

China scrambles to reassure markets

Yesterday - Financial Times
Beijing launches emergency measures to halt equities slump

More Gundam Anime Is Coming Westward And The Origin Tops The Manga Charts Again

Yesterday - Forbes
Over at this year’s Anime Expo, RightStuf recently announced that they have plans to bring a lot more Gundam anime out in the West in the coming fut...

U.S. Women's Soccer Team Gels Around Coach Jill Ellis

Yesterday - Wall Street Journal
On the eve of their showdown with defending champion Japan in the World Cup final, members of Team USA left little doubt about the key difference betw...

Top-Selling Diet Drug Phentermine Is Cheap and Easy to Get

Yesterday - New York Times Business
Phentermine, once part of the fen-phen drug combination taken off the market in the 1990s, is the best-selling diet pill today, often sold by doctors

In Health Law, a Boon for Diet Clinics

Yesterday - New York Times Business
The Affordable Care Act requires insurers to pay for nutrition and obesity screening, and some doctors see a new business opportunity

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Fashion

Beautiful Funny Women Are 'Impossible to Find,' According to the Very Un-Funny Michael Eisner

Yesterday - The Cut
Speaking with Goldie Hawn at the Aspen Ideas festival, Michael Eisner, the polarizing former Disney CEO, made some ill-considered remarks regarding wo...

Christopher Kane Was the Man of the Hour at the Serpentine Gallery Party

2 days ago - Fashionista
Actors, designers, a former New York mayor and dozens of models were among those in attendance at London's annual fete of the arts.Continue reading

10 Made-in-America Brands You’ve Never Heard Of

2 days ago - The Cut
It’s no secret that in the fashion industry, most of our clothing is manufactured overseas. While there are a handful of heritage brands that have v...

Dhani's Cute Bikini Dress

2 days ago - Fashionista
For when you want to emphasize your boobs without actually showing them.Continue reading

Eliza's Open Back Bodysuit

3 days ago - Fashionista
Just don't forget your SPF.Continue reading

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Food

Breakfast Hobo Packs With Hash Brown Potatoes, Sausage, and Scallions

21 minutes ago - epicurious
Recipe from Epicurious

Sonoran Hot Dogs

2 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Epicurious

Zucchini Fritters

2 days ago - Simply Recipes
When zucchini are in season, we can barely keep up with the bounty! One vigorous zucchini plant can easily supply a family of four. Two or three plan...

S'Mores Sandwich Cookies

3 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Epicurious

Sweet and Spicy Ribs

4 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

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Games

New Zealand makes cyberbullying a crime

Yesterday - Joystiq
New Zealand has passed a law that criminalizes one of the least desirable facets of the internet: cyberbullying. The legislation effectively prohibits...

Bitcoin miners create invalid currency after a botched upgrade

Yesterday - Joystiq
Digital currencies are only as reliable as their software, and some Bitcoin users are learning this the hard way. Thanks to a "problem" with an upgrad...

China nails Samsung and Oppo over smartphone bloatware

Yesterday - Joystiq
A minor Chinese consumer protection group has filed lawsuits against Samsung and Oppo to contest the pair's use of bloatware on their smartphones. The...

BMW has a hydrogen-powered 5 Series

Yesterday - Joystiq
Battery-powered EVs are in the spotlight right now, but that doesn't mean car manufacturers aren't looking at alternative fuel sources. At its "Innova...

Apple Pay reportedly reaches the UK on July 14th

Yesterday - Joystiq
Irked that Apple Pay is only officially slated to reach the UK sometime in July? Don't worry -- you might not have to wait all month to see it. Multip...

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Health

9 Foods You Have to Eat If You’re Going Paleo

Yesterday - Yahoo Health
Choose your foods correctly and you’ll wind up with delicious meals that will also fuel your body to meet your fitness goals

The Small Diet Changes That Can Add Up to Big Weight Loss

Yesterday - Yahoo Health
How to lose weight weight by eliminating some foods, and adding a few also. 

Some People Get SAD in the Summer

Yesterday - Yahoo Health
Seasonal affective disorder, something we typically associate with winter, happens to some people in the summer

Are You Really In The Right Relationship?

Yesterday - Yahoo Health
The one sign that you’re meant for the long haul

7 Habits That Are Ruining Your Sleep (and How to Fix Them)

Yesterday - Yahoo Health
Does texting before bed ruin your zzz’s?

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Humor

5 Coma Patients Who Woke Up With Insane New Skills

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

24 Famous Historical Figures You Didn't Know Were Insane

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

5 Insane Sports We Brought Back (In The Worst Possible Way)

Yesterday - Cracked
By Pauli Poisuo Published: July 04th, 2015 

5 Ways Life Is Different When You Want To F*#k Animals

Yesterday - Cracked
By Anonymous Published: July 04th, 2015 

So You've Been Asked To Land A Plane

Yesterday - Cracked
By Chris Bucholz Published: July 04th, 2015 

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Movies

Terminator Franchise: Origins and Evolutions

Yesterday - Coming Soon
A look back at the history of the Terminator franchise and some of its most memorable moments The post Terminator Franchise: Origins and Evolutions ap...

Independence Day Resurgence Celebrates the 4th!

Yesterday - Coming Soon
Celebrate the Fourth of July with President Thomas J. Whitmore's famous speech The post Independence Day Resurgence Celebrates the 4th! appeared first...

Anime Expo 2015 Cosplay: Check Out Our First Gallery!

Yesterday - Coming Soon
Check out more than 75 costumes from this year's event The post Anime Expo 2015 Cosplay: Check Out Our First Gallery! appeared first on ComingSoon.net...

FUNimation Comic-Con Exclusives and Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection F Premiere Photos

Yesterday - Coming Soon
Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection 'F' will hit theaters across North America from August 4 - 12 The post FUNimation Comic-Con Exclusives and Dragon Ball Z:...

Minecraft: Story Mode Trailer and First Cast Details

Yesterday - Coming Soon
The voice cast includes Patton Oswalt, Brian Posehn, Ashley Johnson, Scott Porter, Paul Reubens and more The post Minecraft: Story Mode Trailer and Fi...

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Music

Meanwhile...Back at the Lab - Slightly Stoopid

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Meanwhile...Back at the Lab Slightly Stoopid Release Date: June 29, 2015 Total Songs: 15 Genre: Alternative Price: $9.99 Copyright ℗ 2015 Stoopid Re...

Grief - Single - Earl Sweatshirt

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Grief - Single Earl Sweatshirt Release Date: June 30, 2015 Total Songs: 1 Genre: Hip-Hop/Rap Price: $1.29 Copyright ℗ 2015 Tan Cressida, under exclu...

Go with It (feat. Vic Mensa) - Single - The Internet

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Go with It (feat. Vic Mensa) - Single The Internet Release Date: July 1, 2015 Total Songs: 1 Genre: R&B/Soul Price: $1.29 Copyright ℗ 2015 Odd Futur...

Holst: The Planets, Op. 32 - Matthews: Pluto, the Renewer - Royal Scottish National Orchestra & David Lloyd-Jones

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Holst: The Planets, Op. 32 - Matthews: Pluto, the Renewer Royal Scottish National Orchestra & David Lloyd-Jones Release Date: July 3, 2015 Total Songs...

Special Affair - Single - The Internet

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Special Affair - Single The Internet Release Date: July 1, 2015 Total Songs: 1 Genre: R&B/Soul Price: $1.29 Copyright ℗ 2015 Odd Future LLC

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News

On his native turf, Pope Frances touches on cherished issues

20 minutes ago - Yahoo News
QUITO, Ecuador (AP) — History's first Latin American pope returns to Spanish-speaking South America for the first time on Sunday, bringing a message...

America celebrates July 4 with hot dogs and barbecues amid tightened security

18 minutes ago - Yahoo News
Americans marched in star-spangled parades, ran relay races, gathered for fireworks shows and crowned a new world hot dog eating champion as they cele...

The Latest on Greece: Polls open in bailout referendum

15 minutes ago - Yahoo News
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest from the referendum in Greece (all times local):

Hillary Clinton accuses China of hacking U.S. computers

Yesterday - Reuters
GLEN, N.H. (Reuters) - U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton accused China on Saturday of stealing commercial secrets and "huge amoun...

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Politics

Bernie and Hillary's holiday weekend

Yesterday - Politico
Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton made appearances that offered telling clues about the state of the Democratic race

Christie slams Obama on Iran, hedges on breaking nuclear deal

Yesterday - Politico
"I'm not one of those guys who's going to say to you, 'On day one I will abrogate the agreement,'" said Christie

Why Vote 'Yes'

Yesterday - The Huffington Post
I am the grandson, son and brother of three Greek Prime Ministers that have devoted their lives to the ideals of democracy. A central theme in their w...

Funfetti Sugar Cookie Bars are Pure Happiness

Yesterday - The Huffington Post
Funfetti Sugar Cookie Bars will make you happy. SO happy. You know, because sprinkles! Funfetti sugar cookie bars are one of those desserts that ma...

Hillary Clinton Reassures Gay Youth in Viral Facebook Photo

Yesterday - New York Times Politics
Two hours after the Humans of New York page posted a photo of a boy expressing anxiety about his future as a gay man, Mrs. Clinton commented, “Your...

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Pop Culture

One Direction's Liam Payne Hits Universal Orlando Resort!

Yesterday - Extra
Liam Payne of One Direction took a break today at Universal Orlando Resort after the first leg of the phenomenally popular group's European tour.Liam...

Ava DuVernay Clears up That Major Rumor

Yesterday - Extra
Ava DuVernay, whose "Selma" made such an impact last year, has for months been rumored to be the director of Marvel's "Black Panther."Now, she's setti...

Arnold Schwarzenegger Writes Heartwarming Handwritten Letter to Ailing Fan

Yesterday - ETOnline
The Terminator star loves his fans

Miley Cyrus Doubles Down on Patriotic Gear for the Fourth of July -- See the Pics!

Yesterday - ETOnline
Miley and her "biew biew" go full-steam ahead rocking red, white and blue

One Direction's Liam Payne Gets Gets Up Close and Personal with Dinos at Universal Orlando

Yesterday - ETOnline
Who spends their Fourth of July weekend with dinosaurs and princesses? A One Direction guy, of course!

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Science

Bacteria 'Fight Club' Could Help Find New Cures For Diseases

2 days ago - Pop Sci
A sample dish, otherwise known as a bacterial cage matchAnne Rayner / VanderbiltHumans could never have figured out how to get rid of potentially harm...

'Solar Impulse 2' Lands In Hawaii After Record-Breaking Solo Flight

2 days ago - Pop Sci
Solar Impulse 2 coming in for landing in HawaiiSolar ImpulseThere's light at the end of the tunnel. After nearly five days of flying non-stop over the...

After SpaceX Explosion, Supplies Are Finally On Their Way To The ISS

2 days ago - Pop Sci
Progress 60 Lift OffNASAIn the wee hours of the morning, a Russian rocket packed with 6,000 pounds of food, fuel, and supplies successfully launched...

Student Invents Shapeshifting Pinecone-Inspired Building Material

2 days ago - Pop Sci
Shapeshifting MaterialChao ChenA new material changes shape when wet, a property that has numerous uses in design and around the house.This might be o...

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Sports

Greinke outduels Harvey in Dodgers' 4-3 win over Mets (Yahoo Sports)

Yesterday - Yahoo Sports
Zack Greinke scattered four hits over seven scoreless innings to outduel Matt Harvey, Adrian Gonzalez hit a solo homer and the Los Angeles Dodgers sur...

Bryant's grand slam, 2 homers lead Cubs over Marlins 7-2 (Yahoo Sports)

Yesterday - Yahoo Sports
Kris Bryant hit two early home runs, including a grand slam, to lead the Chicago Cubs over the Miami Marlins 7-2 Saturday night. The multihomer game...

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T.V.

Heroes Reborn: Meet the New Characters!

Yesterday - TV Guide
We're getting a first look at all of the new characters joining Heroes Reborn, thanks to a just-released set of "motion posters."Other than one poster...

Diana Douglas, Mother of Michael Douglas, Dies at 92

Yesterday - TV Guide
Diana Douglas, the ex-wife of Kirk Douglas and mother of Michael Douglas, died Saturday at her home in Woodland Hills, Calif., her husband, Donald Web...

NBC Cancels A.D. The Bible Continues, But It Could Live Elsewhere

Yesterday - TV Guide
NBC has canceled A.D. The Bible Continuesafter just one season, Deadline reports.The miniseries, created by Roma Downey and Mark Burnett, was a follow...

Taylor Swift's Awesome Fourth of July Pics Show Us How It's Done

Yesterday - TV Guide
Taylor Swift's Fourth of July celebration is already better than yours.The singer, her boyfriend Calvin Harris, and friends including Gigi Hadid, the...

Josh Hartnett Is Going to Be a Dad!

2 days ago - TV Guide
Josh Hartnett and his girlfriend Tamsin Egerton are expecting their first child, Page Six reports."It's true and they are beyond thrilled," a rep for...

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Technology

DIY Disruption Is The Easiest Way To Innovate

Yesterday - Techcrunch
 Last month I attended the Collision conference in Las Vegas; it served up a hipster/music festival feel with a decidedly tech twist. The event welco...

New Zealand makes cyberbullying a crime

Yesterday - Engadget
New Zealand has passed a law that criminalizes one of the least desirable facets of the internet: cyberbullying. The legislation effectively prohibits...

Bitcoin miners create invalid currency after a botched upgrade

Yesterday - Engadget
Digital currencies are only as reliable as their software, and some Bitcoin users are learning this the hard way. Thanks to a "problem" with an upgrad...

China nails Samsung and Oppo over smartphone bloatware

Yesterday - Engadget
A minor Chinese consumer protection group has filed lawsuits against Samsung and Oppo to contest the pair's use of bloatware on their smartphones. The...

Precision Ag Tech Helps California Farmers Grow More With Less Water

Yesterday - Techcrunch
 Will Gerry might look the part of a fourth-generation farmer — dirty denim jeans, shirt sleeves rolled up and a gray beard that wraps from brim to...

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U.S.

Austin Dillon wins Xfinity Series race at Daytona

Yesterday - US News
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Austin Dillon once stood in victory lane at Daytona International Speedway celebrating a Dale Earnhardt win with his gran...

The Latest on Greece: Polls open in bailout referendum

16 minutes ago - US News
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest from the referendum in Greece (all times local):

Today in History

21 minutes ago - ABC News
Today in History

Full Episode: WN 07/04/15: Tennessee Attempts to Outshine New York With Massive July 4th Fireworks Display

Yesterday - ABC News
Increased Police Deployed to City Streets, National Monuments; Greek Citizens Left Penniless by Economic Crisis

Woman Who Tries to Sneak on Planes Arrested Twice in 2 Days

Yesterday - ABC News
Woman known for trying to sneak on planes arrested in Chicago again at airport security

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World

Greeks begin voting in referendum as the euro faces its biggest challenge

21 minutes ago - Guardian
Almost 9.9 million Greeks have the right to vote in Sunday’s plebiscite on whether the country should accept the terms of its creditors Greeks began...

Budget to cut 'housing subsidies'

17 minutes ago - BBC
Chancellor George Osborne will use Wednesday's Budget to announce a clampdown on "taxpayer-funded subsidies" for higher earners living in social housi...

Greeks prepare for bailout vote

Yesterday - BBC
Millions of Greeks prepare to vote in a referendum on whether to accept the terms of an international bailout

US actress Diana Douglas dies at 92

Yesterday - BBC
US actress and model Diana Douglas, the first wife of actor Kirk Douglas and mother of Michael Douglas, has died aged 92, her family says

China freezes new share offers in bid to shore up plunging stock markets

Yesterday - Guardian
Beijing has also set up a market-stabilisation fund, according to reports, as fund managers pledge to invest $19bn in the local share marketChina has...

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Live News

On his native turf, Pope Frances touches on cherished issues - Yahoo News
QUITO, Ecuador (AP) — History's first Latin American pope returns to Spanish-speaking South America for the first time on Sunday, bringing a message...

America celebrates July 4 with hot dogs and barbecues amid tightened security - Yahoo News
Americans marched in star-spangled parades, ran relay races, gathered for fireworks shows and crowned a new world hot dog eating champion as they cele...

The Latest on Greece: Polls open in bailout referendum - Yahoo News
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest from the referendum in Greece (all times local):

Greeks begin voting in referendum as the euro faces its biggest challenge - Guardian
Almost 9.9 million Greeks have the right to vote in Sunday’s plebiscite on whether the country should accept the terms of its creditors Greeks began...

Budget to cut 'housing subsidies' - BBC
Chancellor George Osborne will use Wednesday's Budget to announce a clampdown on "taxpayer-funded subsidies" for higher earners living in social housi...