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Monday, July 25, 2016

Turkey detains 42 journalists in crackdown as Europe sounds alarm

4 minutes ago - Yahoo News
By Seda Sezer and Daren Butler ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkey ordered the detention of 42 journalists on Monday, broadcaster NTV reported, under a crackd...

Sigourney Weaver Says the New Alien Script Has Everything You Want

16 minutes ago - Wired
Especially Eleanor Ripley. The post Sigourney Weaver Says the New Alien Script Has Everything You Want appeared first on WIRED by Brian Raftery

5 Podcasts to Help You Sound Smart Following the RNC

16 minutes ago - Wired
Conservatism, an aspiring "Asian Oprah," and eerie relaxation tapes. The post 5 Podcasts to Help You Sound Smart Following the RNC appeared first on W... by Charley Locke

The Whale Guardians of San Francisco Bay

16 minutes ago - Wired
This time of year, humpback and blue whales come to feed on masses of krill in the San Francisco Bay. They make for an amazing research opportunity. T... by Matt Simon

 

Prince Harry: I Wish I Had Talked More About Diana's Death

Less than a minute ago - MSNBC Top Stories
Diana's younger son was speaking at a barbecue highlighting the work of a charity dedicated to mental health

Sketch Guy: More Money, More Success, More Stuff? Don’t Count on More Happiness

3 minutes ago - New York Times Business
For those who put happiness on an unattainable pedestal just around the corner, it might be time to get off the so-called hedonic treadmill and get ba... by CARL RICHARDS

AOL CEO Armstrong’s Yahoo memo: ‘We’ll work closely with Marissa’

3 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 Today Verizon confirmed that it plans to acquire Yahoo’s core assets — search, advertising and content, along with Yahoo’s Sunnyvale real est... by Ingrid Lunden

MoreUnited.UK will use tech to shake-up UK politics — and stop extremists

3 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 Crowd-funding is almost an old-fashioned concept in the tech world these days, but it’s still having a relatively new and significant impact in th... by Mike Butcher

 

Business

Sketch Guy: More Money, More Success, More Stuff? Don’t Count on More Happiness

1 hour 53 minutes ago - New York Times Business
For those who put happiness on an unattainable pedestal just around the corner, it might be time to get off the so-called hedonic treadmill and get ba...

Europe Stocks Up Ahead of Central Bank Moves

12 minutes ago - Wall Street Journal
European stocks ticked higher, but investors remained cautious ahead of policy decisions from two of the world’s major central banks this week

Verizon buys Yahoo web assets for $4.8bn

23 minutes ago - Financial Times
Internet group chief Marissa Mayer says “I’m planning to stay’

Running Out Of Tricks - U.S. Airlines' Ability To Solve Sagging Revenue Problem Appears Limited

48 minutes ago - Forbes
What does Batman do when he’s used all of the tools in his amazing utility belt and the bad guys are still coming at him?

British Nuclear Power Stations May Be Too Big A Risk For French EDF

45 minutes ago - Forbes
French electricity group EDF is set to decide on whether or not to build nuclear reactors in Britain. Due to the financial, technical and political ri...

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Fashion

BLANCA MONRÓS GÓMEZ FINE JEWELRY IS HIRING A STUDIO COORDINATOR IN BROOKLYN (NYC)

53 minutes ago - Fashionista
Blanca Monrós Gómez Fine Jewelry is seeking a full-time Studio Coordinator in their Brooklyn design studio.REQUIREMENTSAll qualified candidates will...

Jennifer Lopez's Birthday Party Unexpectedly Brought Together the Anti-Taylor Swift Team

Yesterday - The Cut
They say that we live in a world of only six degrees of separation, but in the realm of celebrities, that number is undoubtedly smaller. The most rece...

The Texan Who Wants to Go Into Fashion

Yesterday - The Cut
Isaiah Kirkland, Unemployed So what are you doing with yourself? Right now, I’m just trying to model and build up my résumé. I want to get into fa...

The Yoga Teacher With a Food Fetish

Yesterday - The Cut
New York’s Sex Diaries series asks anonymous city dwellers to record a week in their sex lives — with comic, tragic, often sexy, and always reve...

Best Bets: A World Trade Center Mall, Comfy Beach Chairs, and Two New Design Collectives

Yesterday - The Cut
First Look In mid-August, the Westfield World Trade Center mall (185 Greenwich St.) will open with 100 stores — Japanese cakes, Longines watches —...

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Food

Mozzarella Stuffed Sweet Mini Peppers

Yesterday - Simply Recipes
Have you seen those bags of sweet mini peppers showing up in the markets recently? They’ve become my new favorite snack. I down them raw like popcor...

Soft and Chewy Lemon Cookies

3 days ago - Simply Recipes
Unlike other lemon cookies, which have just the barest hint of lemon flavor, these cookies pack quite a lemony punch, but without tasting too sour or...

Make Better Iced Coffee with Coffee Ice Cubes

4 days ago - Simply Recipes
Want iced coffee that stays strong to the very last sip? Then say hello to coffee ice cubes. I am the tortoise, not the hare, when it comes to coff...

Grilled Chicken with South Carolina-Style BBQ Sauce

5 days ago - Simply Recipes
Barbecue sauce is contentious in a way that few condiments are. Local pride is on the line. Sauce-wise, I’m mostly stateless and am just as happy wi...

Cucumber Salad with Mint and Feta

6 days ago - Simply Recipes
When the hot weather hits, nothing is more cooling than a cucumber salad! I especially love the thin-skinned varieties of cucumbers—Persian, Armenia...

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Games

Spider-Man: Homecoming's Big Villain Revealed

1 hour 46 minutes ago - Gamespot
With Spider-Man: Homecoming currently in production, there has been plenty of casting news over the past few weeks. A first look at the movie was show...

GS News Update: All The DC & Warner Bros. Comic-Con Reveals

3 hours 23 minutes ago - Gamespot
Check out all the DC and Warner Bros. film news from Comic Con 2016

GS News Update: All The Marvel Film and TV Reveals From Comic-Con

3 hours 23 minutes ago - Gamespot
Another Comic-Con, another deluge of Marvel reveals. Check out our recap of all the news from the company's Hall H panel

Xbox One Discounted to $249 For Limited Time

Yesterday - Gamespot
Microsoft has announced a summer sale for the Xbox One 500GB console, which will run as long as "supplies last." All Xbox One 500GB consoles are now $...

These Are Pokemon Go's New Team Leaders

Yesterday - Gamespot
Pokemon Go developer Niantic discussed its wildly popular mobile game at Comic-Con 2016 and showed the leaders for the game's three competing teams.Du...

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Health

Behavior Changes May Be First Signs of Alzheimer’s

Yesterday - Health
By Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter MONDAY, July 25, 2016 (HealthDay News) — Certain behavior changes may be a harbinger of Alzheimer’s disease, and r...

Brain Games Might Cut Alzheimer's Risk

Yesterday - MSNBC Health
A computerized brain training program cut the risk of dementia among healthy people by 48 percent

Women May Be More Resilient to Effects of Alzheimer’s Genes

Yesterday - Health
SUNDAY, July 24, 2016 (HealthDay News) — Certain gene variants are known to raise a person’s risk of Alzheimer’s disease. But a new study finds...

People-Oriented Jobs May Help Lower Alzheimer’s Risk

Yesterday - Health
By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter SUNDAY, July 24, 2016 (HealthDay News) — Brain-challenging jobs — especially ones focused on people — may h...

When Your Child Has Psoriasis

2 days ago - WebMD
Psoriasis is a lifelong skin disorder that can greatly impact a child's self-esteem. WebMD gives parents specific tips on how to support and empower a...

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Humor

Comic for July 25, 2016

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

16 Situations You'll Eventually Encounter In Pokemon Go

Yesterday - Cracked
By CRACKED Readers Published: July 24th, 2016 

6 Gross Bodily Functions Humanity Developed On Purpose

Yesterday - Cracked
By Mordecai Jones Published: July 24th, 2016 

5 Real Unsolved Murders That Deserve Their Own Horror Movie

Yesterday - Cracked
By Pauli Poisuo Published: July 24th, 2016 

The Surprisingly Complicated Life Of A BDSM Chat Mod

Yesterday - Cracked
By Ryan Menezes Published: July 24th, 2016 

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Movies

Cosplay and Floor Pictures from Comic-Con 2016

Yesterday - Coming Soon
Cosplay and floor pictures from Comic-Con 2016 ComingSoon.net and SuperHeroHype attended the annual Comic-Con International: San Diego and we have new...

The Prison Break Comic-Con Trailer

Yesterday - Coming Soon
The Prison Break Comic-Con trailer Wentworth Miller, Dominic Purcell, Sarah Wayne Callies, Robert Knepper, and producers Vaun Wilmott and Michael Horo...

Watch: Dystopian Sci-Fi Short Film 'The Listener' by Michael Gilhooly

Yesterday - First Showing
"Those of you who continue to meet targets will be safe." After all the new trailers this week, why not take a look at a dystopian sci-fi short from a...

Comic-Con: Kevin Feige, Directors and Stars on the Marvel Cinematic Universe

Yesterday - Coming Soon
Kevin Feige, Directors and Stars on the Marvel Cinematic Universe Marvel presented one of their most comprehensive Hall H panels in memory Saturday at...

Sherlock Season 4 Trailer from Comic-Con!

Yesterday - Coming Soon
Sherlock Season 4 trailer from Comic-Con! Something’s coming… Get your first look at Sherlock Season 4, starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin F...

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Music

Olicity Just Won Ship of the Year…Again!

Yesterday - MTV News
Arrow's Olicity wins Ship of the Year at the MTV Fandom Awards for the second year in a row

‘Teen Wolf’ Is Officially The Fandom of the Year

Yesterday - MTV News
'Teen Wolf' wins Fandom of the Year at the 2016 MTV Fandom Awards

Star - Single - Taylor Tinsley

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Star - Single Taylor Tinsley Release Date: July 22, 2016 Total Songs: 1 Genre: Electronic Price: $0.99 Copyright ℗ 2016 LIFE

Krivel - Single - Krivel

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Krivel - Single Krivel Release Date: July 19, 2016 Total Songs: 3 Genre: Rock Price: $2.97 Copyright ℗ 2016 Krivel

The Reign - Single - Luke McIntire

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
The Reign - Single Luke McIntire Release Date: July 22, 2016 Total Songs: 1 Genre: Rock Price: $0.99 Copyright ℗ 2016 Luke McIntire

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News

German official says Ansbach bomber received 2 deportation orders, latest on July 13

30 minutes ago - Yahoo News
ANSBACH, Germany (AP) — German official says Ansbach bomber received 2 deportation orders, latest on July 13

Russian archery team cleared for Rio Games

27 minutes ago - Yahoo News
(Reuters) - Russia's three-member archery team for next month's Olympic games in Rio de Janeiro was cleared to take part by the World Archery Federati...

Turkey detains 42 journalists in crackdown as Europe sounds alarm

13 minutes ago - Yahoo News
By Seda Sezer and Daren Butler ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkey ordered the detention of 42 journalists on Monday, broadcaster NTV reported, under a crackd...

Michael C. Hall heads London run of Bowie musical 'Lazarus'

9 minutes ago - Yahoo News
LONDON (AP) — The David Bowie musical "Lazarus" is headed to London, with star Michael C. Hall on board

KNOW IT ALL: Monday's Top Stories at NBC News

59 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
The DNC begins today, and the lead-up hasn't been without drama. See that, and other stories we're following today

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Politics

BULLETIN: 2 killed, as many as 17 shot in FL nightclub -- HOW TO FIX the DNC -- BUZZ: Schriock is frontrunner post-election chair -- WHAT WEINSTEIN said in ST. TROPEZ

36 minutes ago - Politico
BULLETIN -- BC-US--APNewsAlert/18 05:20 AM. “FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) - Authorities: 2 killed, as many as 17 shot at nightclub in Fort Myers, Florida....

Priebus on DNC hacking: 'The whole thing was a fraud'

58 minutes ago - Politico
Outgoing Democratic National Committee Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz's new position as honorary campaign chair with Hillary Clinton's campaign only u...

Poll: Trump leads Clinton after Republican convention

1 hour 22 minutes ago - Politico
Donald Trump got a bounce from the Republican National Convention, jumping out in front of Hillary Clinton in a new CNN/ORC International poll release...

Trump's plan to win the week

2 hours 1 minute ago - CNN Politics
Donald Trump isn't giving up the spotlight as Democrats meet in Philadelphia to formally make Hillary Clinton their presidential nominee

Celebs head to DNC, some to back Clinton, others to protest

1 hour 32 minutes ago - CNN Politics
A star-studded list of speakers, performers and attendees are descending upon Philadelphia for the Democratic National Convention this week, where Hil...

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Pop Culture

Prince Harry Says He 'Regrets' Not Speaking Out About His Late Mother Princess Diana's Death Sooner

51 minutes ago - ETOnline
The royal is determined to continue her legacy while helping others

Michael Lohan Weighs In On Lindsay's Claims Fiancé Egor Tarabasov Cheated — But What About Those Pesky Pregnancy Rumors?

46 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
Michael Lohan is standing by his daughter! As you may know, Lindsay Lohan sparked some concern when she lobbed a series of cheating accusations at her...

At Least 2 Dead in Florida Nightclub Shooting

2 hours 37 minutes ago - ETOnline
Reports of 18 people shot at a nightclub in Fort Myers, Florida, on Sunday night

Jennifer Aniston Visibly Tears Up Over Fan Q&A: See Which Question Got to Her

3 hours 10 minutes ago - ETOnline
Aniston gave a candid response to a thought-provoking question

Celeb Engagament Rings

Yesterday - ETOnline
Some high-profile couplings last — and others don't — but diamonds last forever. Click through to check out the spectacular rocks that have graced...

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Science

The New CBS 'Star Trek' Series Is Called 'Star Trek: Discovery'

2 days ago - Pop Sci
Entertainment Get your first look at the U.S.S. Discovery At San Diego Comic Con, showrunner Bryan Fuller announced CBS' new Star Trek serie...

Watch The First Slurpee Delivery By Drone

3 days ago - Pop Sci
Aviation Man, it’s a hot one drone delivers slurpee…

Glowing Green Juice Could Change How We Examine Intestines

3 days ago - Pop Sci
Health Rx: A tall glass of fluorescent spinach Researchers developed a juice that glows all the way down, in order to better study the intes...

A Sea-Slug-Powered Robot, Zuckerberg’s A.I. Toaster, And Other Amazing Images

3 days ago - Pop Sci
Science Our favorite science images of the week Our favorite images from this week in science and tech

Update: Dark Matter's Mysteries Remain Elusive

3 days ago - Pop Sci
Science After years of studying beneath the Earth's surface, dark matter still eludes observation The announcement came at an international...

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Sports

White Sox earn two walk-off wins on same day vs. Tigers

7 hours 35 minutes ago - Sporting News
The White Sox earned two walk-off wins against the Tigers Sunday

Activist: Athletes wield real power; action needed

3 hours 35 minutes ago - ESPN
Activist: Athletes wield real power; action needed

Durant turns jeers to cheers in Team USA win (Yahoo Sports)

7 hours 23 minutes ago - Yahoo Sports
Kevin Durant was booed in pre-game introductions before leading the U.S. team to a rout of China in an Olympic tune-up

Team USA is so talented it's impossible to tell how good they are

4 hours 50 minutes ago - ESPN
Team USA is so talented it's impossible to tell how good they are

Five things we learned Sunday: NL rookie race heats up

5 hours 48 minutes ago - ESPN
Five things we learned Sunday: NL rookie race heats up

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T.V.

Preacher: The Cowboy's Secret Is Revealed!

Yesterday - TV Guide
Modern TV shows usually approach penultimate episodes in one of two ways. On one hand, there's the method popularized by HBO dramas where all the sign...

Watch Every TV Trailer From San Diego Comic-Con

Yesterday - TV Guide
San Diego Comic-Con 2016 is officially in the books, but that doesn't mean we can't relive the absolutely best TV trailers from the past week (and cha...

The Night Of: Burning Questions After Episode 3

Yesterday - TV Guide
On Episode 3 of HBO's The Night Of, it's unclear who has Naz's (Riz Ahmed) best interests at heart, both within Rikers Island and in the outside world...

Prison Break Offers Up Teasers on the Reboot -- and Michael's Escape

Yesterday - TV Guide
Prison Break offered up some details at a Comic-Con panel Sunday on how Michael Scofield (Wentworth Miller) will break out of the Middle Eastern priso...

Star Trek Beyond Soars at Box Office

Yesterday - TV Guide
Star Trek Beyond easily cruised to the top spot in the weekend box office, taking home $59.6 million in its opening weekend.The third film in the rebo...

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Technology

AOL CEO Armstrong’s Yahoo memo: ‘We’ll work closely with Marissa’

24 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 Today Verizon confirmed that it plans to acquire Yahoo’s core assets — search, advertising and content, along with Yahoo’s Sunnyvale real est...

MoreUnited.UK will use tech to shake-up UK politics — and stop extremists

5 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 Crowd-funding is almost an old-fashioned concept in the tech world these days, but it’s still having a relatively new and significant impact in th...

Sigourney Weaver Says the New Alien Script Has Everything You Want

53 minutes ago - Wired
Especially Eleanor Ripley. The post Sigourney Weaver Says the New Alien Script Has Everything You Want appeared first on WIRED

5 Podcasts to Help You Sound Smart Following the RNC

53 minutes ago - Wired
Conservatism, an aspiring "Asian Oprah," and eerie relaxation tapes. The post 5 Podcasts to Help You Sound Smart Following the RNC appeared first on W...

The Whale Guardians of San Francisco Bay

53 minutes ago - Wired
This time of year, humpback and blue whales come to feed on masses of krill in the San Francisco Bay. They make for an amazing research opportunity. T...

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U.S.

Verizon buys Yahoo for $4.83B, marking end of an era

43 minutes ago - US News
Verizon buys Yahoo for $4.83B, marking the end of an era for a company that once defined the internet

Fart-in, Smoke-in and Actual Protest Crowds Come to Philadelphia for DNC

41 minutes ago - US News
Clinton drew more protesters on the eve of the Democratic convention than Trump did in an entire week

The Latest: Warren to deliver Dem convention keynote speech

39 minutes ago - US News
Elizabeth Warren, a favorite of liberals, will deliver the keynote address at the Democratic convention

Moscow city launches app inspired by 'Pokemon Go'

1 hour 3 minutes ago - US News
Moscow city hall launches app to rival 'Pokemon Go' where players can hunt for famous Russian faces

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World

Iraqis pack up a lifetime as they flee ISIS-held Mosul in dark of night

7 hours 8 minutes ago - CNN World
The soldiers are on edge, peering nervously into the dark. They can make out the sound of people -- they can never know whom -- approaching their posi...

Thousands flood Istanbul's Taksim Square to reject failed coup

4 hours 9 minutes ago - CNN World
In a rare show of unity, Turkey's main political opposition party, the secular Republican People's Party, held a rally in Istanbul's Taksim Square wit...

2 mayors shot dead

2 hours 41 minutes ago - CNN World
Two Mexican mayors and a vice mayor were killed in different parts of the country on Saturday, according to Mexican officials

Ansbach, Germany, rocked by explosion

1 hour 45 minutes ago - CNN World
One person was killed and at least 10 were injured by an explosion in the southern German city of Ansbach Sunday night, Middle Franconia Police said

Russians suspected of hacking Dems

59 minutes ago - CNN World
The suspected Russian hack of the Democratic National Committee is part of a wave of Russian cyber attacks aimed at political organizations and academ...

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Live News

Prince Harry: I Wish I Had Talked More About Diana's Death - MSNBC Top Stories
Diana's younger son was speaking at a barbecue highlighting the work of a charity dedicated to mental health.

Sketch Guy: More Money, More Success, More Stuff? Don’t Count on More Happiness - New York Times Business
For those who put happiness on an unattainable pedestal just around the corner, it might be time to get off the so-called hedonic treadmill and get ba...

AOL CEO Armstrong’s Yahoo memo: ‘We’ll work closely with Marissa’ - Techcrunch
 Today Verizon confirmed that it plans to acquire Yahoo’s core assets — search, advertising and content, along with Yahoo’s Sunnyvale real est...

MoreUnited.UK will use tech to shake-up UK politics — and stop extremists - Techcrunch
 Crowd-funding is almost an old-fashioned concept in the tech world these days, but it’s still having a relatively new and significant impact in th...

German official says Ansbach bomber received 2 deportation orders, latest on July 13 - Yahoo News
ANSBACH, Germany (AP) — German official says Ansbach bomber received 2 deportation orders, latest on July 13.

Russian archery team cleared for Rio Games - Yahoo News
(Reuters) - Russia's three-member archery team for next month's Olympic games in Rio de Janeiro was cleared to take part by the World Archery Federati...