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Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Just A Cat-Like Critter, Chillin' On A Rhino

6 minutes ago - The Huffington Post
  A cat-like creature in Africa that became a social media sensation after it was spotted hitching rides on rhinos and buffaloes is at it again -- a... by Ed Mazza

HSBC and First Direct now support Apple Pay in the UK

8 minutes ago - Engadget
Apple Pay's UK launch was spoiled earlier this month by lacklustre support from some of the nation's most popular banks. HSBC and First Direct were am... by Nick Summers

Periscope for iOS can mute notifications

8 minutes ago - Engadget
Periscope's latest version for iOS comes with a handful of useful features, including one for folks suffering from notification overload. Now, you can... by Mariella Moon

Australian humpback whale comeback a 'symbol of hope'

14 minutes ago - Yahoo News
Australia's humpback populations have recovered so well from years of devastating whaling that they could be delisted as a threatened species in a con...

 

Prison Employee Accused of Helping 2 Killers Escape in Court

Less than a minute ago - ABC News
New York prison employee accused of helping 2 killers escape to be arraigned, plea possible

Cleared Narcotics Officers Sue City Officials for Defamation

Less than a minute ago - ABC News
Acquitted narcotics officers sue Philadelphia DA, mayor, police commissioner for defamation

Prison Employee Accused of Helping 2 Killers Escape in Court

Less than a minute ago - ABC News
New York prison employee accused of helping 2 killers escape to be arraigned, plea possible

China stocks volatile after dive the day before, other Asia markets waver between gains, falls

3 minutes ago - Fox Business
Shanghai stocks were volatile Tuesday after falling the most in eight years the day before while other Asian markets also flitted between gains and lo...

 

Business

China stocks volatile after dive the day before, other Asia markets waver between gains, falls

36 minutes ago - Fox Business
Shanghai stocks were volatile Tuesday after falling the most in eight years the day before while other Asian markets also flitted between gains and lo...

Chinese Markets Uneasy After Huge Sell-Off

52 minutes ago - New York Times Business
Shanghai’s main share index fell as much as 5 percent as trading opened on Tuesday, adding to an 8.5 percent plunge on Monday. But the index recover...

Sanofi to Join Regeneron in Quest to Unleash Immune System on Cancer

46 minutes ago - New York Times Business
The French pharmaceutical giant Sanofi will be partnering with the biotech company Regeneron Pharmaceuticals to develop drugs that harness the body’...

Microsoft aims to woo with Windows 10

1 hour 12 minutes ago - Financial Times
Adoption of newest generation of software critical after Windows Vista and Windows 8 flops

Deals That Win

Yesterday - Forbes
by J. Neely, John Jullens, and Joerg Krings

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Fashion

Lauren's Sleek Midi Skirt

Yesterday - Fashionista
Rachel Comey (in navy) and Totokaelo (in black)." tml-render-layout="inline">If there's one thing I can't have enough of right now, it's midi skirts.I...

Manolo Blahnik to Launch Capsule Collection of Six Bejeweled Clutches

Yesterday - Fashionista
In all his 40-plus years in business, Manolo Blahnik has given himself one job, and one job only: to create beautiful, sophisticated and, oh so fortun...

Rachel McAdams and Self-Portrait Are a Match Made in Sartorial Heaven

Yesterday - Fashionista
Rachel McAdams is a busy lady these days: Not only is she the star of HBO's most talked-about (and also its most confusing) drama, "True Detective," s...

'I Am Cait' Premiere Balances Fashion and Family With Transgender Activism

Yesterday - Fashionista
On Sunday night, "I Am Cait" made its E! debut, and the creators wasted no time in making clear what viewers can expect from next seven episodes of t...

Gucci Sales Up for First Time in Almost 2 Years

Yesterday - Fashionista
Over the past several quarters, sales at Gucci, Kering's largest luxury brand, have slumped. Most recently, in the first quarter of 2015 — followin...

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Food

Spaghetti With Crab and Tomatoes

1 hour 45 minutes ago - epicurious
Recipe from Epicurious

Cheesy Baked Zucchini Noodle Casserole

Yesterday - Simply Recipes
You know what my favorite kitchen gadget is this summer? A spiralizer, or a spiral vegetable slicer. It’s basically a lathe that lets you turn a...

Toast With Tomato-Butter and Marjoram

Yesterday - epicurious
Recipe from Epicurious

Steak On a Hot Rock with Wild Herb Butter

2 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Epicurious

Pink Lemonade Bars

3 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Epicurious

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Games

HSBC and First Direct now support Apple Pay in the UK

28 minutes ago - Joystiq
Apple Pay's UK launch was spoiled earlier this month by lacklustre support from some of the nation's most popular banks. HSBC and First Direct were am...

Xbox One screenshots are coming to SmartGlass on Android and iOS

1 hour 24 minutes ago - Joystiq
Xbox One users who also own a Win 10 phone have long been able to share their gaming screenshots using Microsoft's Smartglass app. Now that ability is...

OnePlus 2 is a $329+ metallic upgrade with a beefed-up camera

Yesterday - Joystiq
Almost exactly 15 months ago, the OnePlus One made its debut as a $299 flagship smartphone to wow the geeks; and it's even been lowered to $249 as of...

For OnePlus, China is no longer its biggest market

Yesterday - Joystiq
OnePlus, a 900-strong company that's sold 1.5 million smartphones since its debut 15 months ago, is doing surprisingly well outside its home country,...

Google reportedly tried to buy a veggie burger company

Yesterday - Joystiq
Google has explored at least a few fields that have precious little to do with internet searches, but sources for The Information claim that it nearly...

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Health

Early Birth Linked to Introversion, Neuroticism in Adult Life

Yesterday - Health
MONDAY, July 27, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Adults who were severely underweight at birth or who were born very prematurely may be more likely to be in...

Protect Your Eyesight When You Have Diabetes

Yesterday - WebMD
Diabetes can harm one of your most prized assets: your eyesight. But WebMD says vision problems are not inevitable

5 Natural Hacks to Lighten Brunette Hair

Yesterday - Health
Photo: Getty Images When temperatures begin to rise, I feel a pang of envy when seeing my blond-haired, beach-waved friends. It feels like Summer be...

Don't Believe the Headlines: Artificial Sweeteners Not Conclusively Better Than Sugar

Yesterday - Yahoo Health
A New York Times article proclaimed on Monday that, based on scientific evidence, artificial sweeteners are safer to consume than traditional sugar. B...

The Common Exercise Problem That Kept This Star Athlete From Finishing the CrossFit Games

Yesterday - Health
  They may have insane six eight-pack abs and thigh muscles that could cut steel, but when facing down heat and dwindling hydration, CrossFit pros: t...

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Humor

Comic for July 28, 2015

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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

Why Movie Cops Are Terrible At Their Jobs

Yesterday - Cracked
By Soren Bowie,CRACKED Staff Published: July 27th, 2015 

5 Inspiring Pieces Of Good News No One Is Reporting

Yesterday - Cracked
By Cornelius Heyer,Ivan Farkas Published: July 27th, 2015 

5 Awful Truths About Surviving Flesh-Eating Bacteria

Yesterday - Cracked
By Robert Evans,Anonymous Published: July 27th, 2015 

22 Insane Stats That Change How You See Fictional Universes

Yesterday - Cracked
By CRACKED Readers Published: July 27th, 2015 

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Movies

Tao Okamoto’s Batman v Superman Role Confirmed

33 minutes ago - Coming Soon
The Hannibal star will be playing Lex Luthor's bodyguard, Mercy Graves The post Tao Okamoto’s Batman v Superman Role Confirmed appeared first on Com...

Hugh Jackman Shares First Teaser Image from His Final 'Wolverine'

Yesterday - First Showing
One last time. Hugh Jackman has just posted the first promo photo from his final upcoming Wolverine movie. At Comic-Con a few weeks back Jackman gave...

Vacation Review

Yesterday - Coming Soon
"The filmmakers know how to capture the spirit of the original movies without rehashing the same jokes." The post Vacation Review appeared first on Co...

Hugh Jackman Reveals Wolverine Teaser Image

Yesterday - Coming Soon
And he wants your feedback for the new film! The post Hugh Jackman Reveals Wolverine Teaser Image appeared first on ComingSoon.net

Bob the Musical is Back on with Tom Cruise Circling

Yesterday - Coming Soon
Michael Chabon in talks to write the script for the film, Bret McKenzie to write the songs The post Bob the Musical is Back on with Tom Cruise Circlin...

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Music

Mr. Holmes (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) - Carter Burwell

2 days ago - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Mr. Holmes (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) Carter Burwell Release Date: July 24, 2015 Total Songs: 16 Genre: Soundtrack Price: $9.99 Copyright ...

Calibraska - EP - Jack & Jack

3 days ago - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Calibraska - EP Jack & Jack Release Date: July 24, 2015 Total Songs: 4 Genre: Hip-Hop/Rap Price: $3.99 Copyright ℗ 2015 Jack & Jack Music

I Don't Like It, I Love It (feat. Robin Thicke & Verdine White) [G-Buck Remix] - Single - Flo Rida

3 days ago - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
I Don't Like It, I Love It (feat. Robin Thicke & Verdine White) [G-Buck Remix] - Single Flo Rida Release Date: July 24, 2015 Total Songs: 1 Genre: Dan...

Let’s Get It: Thug Motivation 101 (Deluxe Edition) - Young Jeezy

3 days ago - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Let’s Get It: Thug Motivation 101 (Deluxe Edition) Young Jeezy Release Date: July 24, 2015 Total Songs: 30 Genre: Hip-Hop/Rap Price: $10.99 Copyrigh...

Teacher (Bassanova Remix Radio Edit) - Single - Nick Jonas

4 days ago - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Teacher (Bassanova Remix Radio Edit) - Single Nick Jonas Release Date: July 24, 2015 Total Songs: 1 Genre: Dance Price: $1.29 Copyright ℗ 2015 Islan...

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News

Australian humpback whale comeback a 'symbol of hope'

41 minutes ago - Yahoo News
Australia's humpback populations have recovered so well from years of devastating whaling that they could be delisted as a threatened species in a con...

China stocks volatile after big fall, Hong Kong rebounds

36 minutes ago - Yahoo News
BEIJING (AP) — Shanghai stocks were volatile Tuesday after falling the most in eight years the day before while other Asian markets also flitted bet...

Prison employee accused of helping 2 killers escape in court

30 minutes ago - Yahoo News
PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. (AP) — A New York prison worker accused of smuggling hacksaw blades in frozen hamburger meat to two killers who later broke out an...

Thailand remains blacklisted by US for human trafficking

23 minutes ago - Yahoo News
BANGKOK (AP) — Thai authorities are upset about being blacklisted by the U.S. for the second year in a row for failing to do enough to combat modern...

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Politics

Just A Cat-Like Critter, Chillin' On A Rhino

22 minutes ago - The Huffington Post
  A cat-like creature in Africa that became a social media sensation after it was spotted hitching rides on rhinos and buffaloes is at it again -- a...

Tom Cruise And Jimmy Fallon Reenact 'Top Gun' During Lip Sync Battle

52 minutes ago - The Huffington Post
  Sorry, Goose. Tom Cruise just found a new wingman. Cruise and Jimmy Fallon brought it to their "Tonight Show" lip sync battle on Monday, with the...

Puppies Encounter Random Objects And Their Reactions Are Adorable

1 hour 46 minutes ago - The Huffington Post
Is there anything more adorable than when a puppy sees itself in the mirror for the first time? We're happy to report that the answer is yes. Yes, th...

These Programs Are Helping Prisoners Live Again On The Outside

1 hour 46 minutes ago - The Huffington Post
For some prisoners, especially those that have spent years or decades of their lives locked up, getting out comes with a mixture of overwhelming joy a...

House, Senate On Collision Course Just Days Before Crucial Highway Bill Deadline

Yesterday - The Huffington Post
Senators overruled heated conservative opposition Monday and added a measure reviving the federal Export-Import Bank to must-pass highway legislation...

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Pop Culture

Stars and Their Adorable Pets

Yesterday - ETOnline
Supermodel Kate Upton spent some quality time with Soy the Frenchie, fashion photographer Yu Tsai's super-cute French bulldog. Kate posted this sweet...

Tom Cruise Goes All Out Against Jimmy Fallon in Amazing Lip Sync Battle

49 minutes ago - ETOnline
The 'Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation' star busted out chart-toppers and old school jams on Monday night

'The Bachelorette': Kaitlyn Bristowe's Stunning Finale Looks

1 hour 10 minutes ago - ETOnline
Kaitlyn looked amazing all season, but she really amped up her game in the final night of the season

Bachelor/Bachelorette Final Couples

Yesterday - ETOnline
After a dramatic season, Kaitlyn Bristowe cut off suitor Nick Viall's proposal to tell him her heart was with someone else -- Shawn Booth.  "I know...

Ashley Monroe Speaks Out About Blake & Miranda’s Tweets

Yesterday - Extra
Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert are not married anymore, but that hasn’t stopped them from supporting their mutual friend and fellow country artis...

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Science

Sarcasm May Make You More Creative

Yesterday - Pop Sci
Sarcastic WolfKnow Your MemeThe Sarcastic Wolf--which emerged in 2013--shows a blank-eyed wolf, meant to embody sarcasm.If you've ever doled out a sar...

You Can Finally Play 'Rock, Paper, Scissors' in Virtual Reality

Yesterday - Pop Sci
In virtual reality you’ll soon be able to fight intergalactic battles, explore the inside of the human brain, and now you can take it back to grade...

Voyager’s Golden Record For Aliens Now Available On SoundCloud

Yesterday - Pop Sci
Golden RecordNASAWhen the twin Voyager spacecraft launched in 1977, they carried with them two Golden Records encoded with the sounds of Earth. As the...

German Students Set New Electric Car Speed Record

Yesterday - Pop Sci
Here in the States we talk about 0-60-mph runs when it comes to discussing the specs and performance of your average performance machine. Across the p...

Uber Delivers Ice Cream By Drone In Shenzen

Yesterday - Pop Sci
Phantom 3 QuadcopterDJI, via Wikimedia Commons CC BY-SA 3.0Uber, the ever-expanding app-driven taxi alternative, has a keen eye for clever publicity...

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Sports

Cubs' Bryant clubs walkoff HR to beat Rockies

Less than a minute ago - CBS Sports
Cubs' Bryant clubs walkoff HR to beat Rockies

Bryant's HR in 9th lifts Cubs to 9-8 win over Rockies (Yahoo Sports)

1 hour 22 minutes ago - Yahoo Sports
CHICAGO (AP) -- Kris Bryant's two-run homer with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning lifted the Chicago Cubs to a 9-8 victory over the Colorado...

Cubs' Kris Bryant drills first career walkoff homer

1 hour 3 minutes ago - Sporting News

Rockies trade SS Tulowitzki to the Blue Jays

11 minutes ago - CBS Sports
Rockies trade SS Tulowitzki to the Blue Jays

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T.V.

Castle's New Season Will Explore How Castle and Beckett Were Meant to Be

Yesterday - TV Guide
Something big is coming on Castleaccording to star Stana Katic.In a new interview with Deadline, Katic revealed that an "event" will be taking place t...

The Bachelorette Finale: Kaitlyn Gets Engaged! See Who Got the Final Rose

Yesterday - TV Guide
The most dramatic -- no seriously -- season of The Bachelorette has ended in an engagement!Monday's finale began with Kaitlyn introducing her family t...

Surprise! Empire's Boo Boo Kitty and Andre Are Engaged in Real Life

Yesterday - TV Guide
It's an Empire love story! Co-stars Grace Gealey and Trai Byers are engaged, Us Weeklyreports.It was revealed in March that the two were dating. The p...

Fuller House: Uncle Jesse and Aunt Becky Are Reunited (and Danny Has A New Wife)!

Yesterday - TV Guide
Uncle Jesse and Aunt Becky are back together, and Fuller Houseis really happening!John Stamos took to Instagram on Monday to post a photo that will ha...

Caitlyn Jenner Opens Up About the Heartbreaking Reality of Trans Suicide

Yesterday - TV Guide
Caitlyn Jenner shined a light on trans suicide rates in her latest blog post, which mostly focuses on Kyler Prescott, a 14-year-old transgender boy wh...

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Technology

HSBC and First Direct now support Apple Pay in the UK

28 minutes ago - Engadget
Apple Pay's UK launch was spoiled earlier this month by lacklustre support from some of the nation's most popular banks. HSBC and First Direct were am...

Periscope for iOS can mute notifications

12 minutes ago - Engadget
Periscope's latest version for iOS comes with a handful of useful features, including one for folks suffering from notification overload. Now, you can...

Amazon Web Services launches its Aurora database engine out of preview

47 minutes ago - Venture Beat
Amazon Web Services (AWS) today announced that its Aurora database engine, which first launched in November in preview, is now generally available to...

LinkedIn is taking steps to reduce the number of emails users get

39 minutes ago - Venture Beat
LinkedIn says it’s gotten the message: users are receiving too many emails from the professional social network. The company shared that it’s taki...

OnePlus’ Follow-Up, OnePlus 2, Looks Like Another Promising Smartphone

31 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 OnePlus, the China-based smartphone maker that sold more than 1.5 million units of its debut device, has finally launched its follow-up: the OnePlus...

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U.S.

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Cleared Narcotics Officers Sue City Officials for Defamation

23 minutes ago - ABC News
Acquitted narcotics officers sue Philadelphia DA, mayor, police commissioner for defamation

Prison Employee Accused of Helping 2 Killers Escape in Court

17 minutes ago - ABC News
New York prison employee accused of helping 2 killers escape to be arraigned, plea possible

Principal's Suicide, Forged Tests Rock Promising NY School

50 minutes ago - ABC News
Promising NY school rocked by principal's suicide, probe finding she forged test answers

Police Say Body Believed to Be Missing California Girl Found; Teenage Boy Detained in Case

37 minutes ago - ABC News
Police say body believed to be missing California girl found; teenage boy detained in case

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World

What’s behind Beijing’s drive to control the South China Sea? | Howard W French

46 minutes ago - Guardian
China’s startling attempt to assert control over vast waters has alarmed nearby countries and escalated tensions with the US. Howard W French report...

Are we ready to 3D print our own clothes?

46 minutes ago - Guardian
3D printing in fashion might not be new. But one designer thinks soon everbody will just print their entire wardrobe, which could change holiday packi...

Protected birds faring better in Europe

45 minutes ago - Guardian
EU birds directive is having a positive impact on threatened populations as Dalmatian pelicans, griffon vultures, red kites and cranes see their numbe...

Azealia Banks slams 'violent' Australian audiences as 'terrible crowds to play for'

42 minutes ago - Guardian
Fresh off the back of her appearance at Splendour in the Grass festival, the singer gets embroiled in Twitter war of words with Australian fansAzealia...

Climate change: world’s wealthiest understand, but only half see it as threat

1 hour 13 minutes ago - Guardian
In every South American country, along with Mexico, India, Tanzania and Morocco, concern over climate change is above 90%People living in the world’...

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Live News

Prison Employee Accused of Helping 2 Killers Escape in Court - ABC News
New York prison employee accused of helping 2 killers escape to be arraigned, plea possible

Cleared Narcotics Officers Sue City Officials for Defamation - ABC News
Acquitted narcotics officers sue Philadelphia DA, mayor, police commissioner for defamation

Prison Employee Accused of Helping 2 Killers Escape in Court - ABC News
New York prison employee accused of helping 2 killers escape to be arraigned, plea possible

China stocks volatile after dive the day before, other Asia markets waver between gains, falls - Fox Business
Shanghai stocks were volatile Tuesday after falling the most in eight years the day before while other Asian markets also flitted between gains and lo...

Just A Cat-Like Critter, Chillin' On A Rhino - The Huffington Post
  A cat-like creature in Africa that became a social media sensation after it was spotted hitching rides on rhinos and buffaloes is at it again -- a...

HSBC and First Direct now support Apple Pay in the UK - Engadget
Apple Pay's UK launch was spoiled earlier this month by lacklustre support from some of the nation's most popular banks. HSBC and First Direct were am...