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Tuesday, September 2, 2014

World Atlas of Street Photography in pictures

17 minutes ago - Guardian
Ranging from staged portraiture and classic documentary to impromptu snapshots of daily life around the globe, The World Atlas of Street Photography i... by Guardian Staff

Capcom Partners With Street Fighter IV Co-Developer Dimps For New Fighting Game

22 minutes ago - Gamespot
The father of Street Fighter Yoshinori Ono has revealed that developer Dimps is working on a new project with Capcom.We are recruiting colleagues to w...

Breast-Feeding Boost: What Infants Eat Has Lasting Effect

28 minutes ago - MSNBC Health
What and how parents feed infants — from breast to bottle and beyond — could have an enduring impact on the child’s health, new research suggest...

Eric Cantor to join investment bank Moelis as vice chairman

41 minutes ago - Reuters
(Reuters) - Former U.S. House Majority Leader Eric Cantor will join investment bank Moelis & Co as vice chairman and managing director, the company sa...

 

Shanghai FTZ struggles to live up to hype

6 minutes ago - Financial Times
Little progress has been made on loosening capital controls or liberalising interest rates, while the trajectory of FTZ-linked stocks illustrates inve...

Clashes between Islamists, rivals in Libya kill 31

15 minutes ago - Yahoo News
CAIRO (AP) — A Libyan security official says clashes in the eastern city of Benghazi between Islamists and rival fighters loyal to a renegade genera...

Europes top 10 light art festivals

17 minutes ago - Guardian
Summers fading, the nights are drawing in the perfect time to see some of Europes cities lit up as works of art. These extravagant illuminated festiva... by Christopher Beanland

The dogs that conquered space

17 minutes ago - Guardian
Humans were too risky, monkeys too fidgety, so the Soviet Union chose dogs as its first cosmonauts. It is a story of science, sacrifice and for those... by Oliver Wainwright

 

Business

Shanghai FTZ struggles to live up to hype

28 minutes ago - Financial Times
Little progress has been made on loosening capital controls or liberalising interest rates, while the trajectory of FTZ-linked stocks illustrates inve...

$2.4B Revel casino to shut its doors Tuesday, just over 2 years after hopeful opening

48 minutes ago - Fox Business
Little more than two years after opening with high hopes of turning around Atlantic City's struggling casino market, Revel will close its doors Tuesda...

Historic bankruptcy trial starting in Detroit; city hopes to wipe out billions in debt

1 hour 19 minutes ago - Fox Business
Lawyers for Detroit will attempt to convince a federal judge at the city's bankruptcy trial that its plans to wipe out billions of dollars in debt sho...

Over 90% Of Cloud Services Used In Healthcare Pose Medium To High Security Risk

Yesterday - Forbes
According to cloud security vendor Skyhigh Networks, more than 13% of cloud services used in healthcare are high‒risk and 77% are medium risk ‒...

Australia Holds Interest Rates Steady For 13th Month

1 hour 58 minutes ago - Fox Business
Australia's central bank once again held its benchmark cash rate steady at 2.5% Tuesday and said current policy remained appropriate for the near futu...

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Fashion

The FBI and Apple Are Investigating the Jennifer Lawrence Nude Photo Hack

Yesterday - The Cut
Jennifer Lawrence has been in contact with authorities after nude photos of her and a number of other female celebrities, including Ariana Grande, Kat...

Carrie Underwood Is Pregnant

Yesterday - The Cut
Carrie Underwood announced on Monday that she is expecting her first child along with her husband, NHL player Mike Fisher. The American Idol alum shar...

The Year When August Bored Celebrities to Insanity

Yesterday - The Cut
August bore on. It was slow and dragging, filled with tedium and dullness. Days stretched and bled into one another. It was the month when people acro...

The 5 Kinds of Poems You Hear at Weddings

Yesterday - The Cut
My childhood friend Kathryn is marrying, and she asked me to read a poem at her wedding. I took to this task, at first, like an overachieving English...

I Ate With a Food-Shaming Fork for a Week

Yesterday - The Cut
I am sitting in a restaurant tucked away on a quiet street in Tribeca, stabbing at overpriced Brussel sprouts with a neon green “smart fork” appro...

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Food

Roasted Salmon with Potatoes and Herbed Crème Fraîche

2 hours 39 minutes ago - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

Grilled Pork Tenderloin with Mustard-Dill Sauce

Yesterday - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

Blackberry Shortcake

2 days ago - Simply Recipes
Who says strawberries have a monopoly on shortcake desserts? In serious denial regarding the end of August and the daylight hours that get shorter and...

Flourless Oatmeal Chocolate-Chunk Cookies

2 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from SELF

Tarragon Lobster Roll

3 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Epicurious

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Games

Capcom Partners With Street Fighter IV Co-Developer Dimps For New Fighting Game

1 hour 46 minutes ago - Gamespot
The father of Street Fighter Yoshinori Ono has revealed that developer Dimps is working on a new project with Capcom.We are recruiting colleagues to w...

Left 4 Dead 2 Gets Reclassified In Australia

Yesterday - Gamespot
Uncensored version of Left 4 Dead 2.The PC version of Valve's co-operative first-person shooter Left 4 Dead 2 has been reclassified in Australia, earn...

GS News - New 3DS; Bloodborne and New Resident Evil Get Release Dates!

Yesterday - Gamespot
Get all the info on the New Nintendo 3DS models, and Sony reveals PS4 themes and release dates for games like Persona and Dragon Quest Heroes!

(Not) Seen@PAX Prime: The many outfits of Assassin's Creed

Yesterday - Joystiq
PAX Prime in Seattle was host to many displays that celebrate video game series. Ubisoft's booth included several mannequins donning the outfits of ch...

Beyond Two Souls PS4 trophies emerge, Director's Cut reported

Yesterday - Joystiq
We're going to level with you. If there is any PS3 game from the last two years or so that you've been waiting to buy, you should consider waiting a l...

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Health

Breast-Feeding Boost: What Infants Eat Has Lasting Effect

43 minutes ago - MSNBC Health
What and how parents feed infants — from breast to bottle and beyond — could have an enduring impact on the child’s health, new research suggest...

One Family's Hopeful Turn in the Fight Against Heroin

Yesterday - MSNBC Health
When Kate Snow first heard from the Gordenstein family, one of their sons had overdosed twice in a week. Their update may offer hope to many others

Beyond Wheatgrass: 5 More Health-Boosting Shots To Try

Yesterday - Yahoo Health
Photo by Adam Voorhes By Merritt Watts The country’s toniest juice bars are serving up a new crop of miniature liquid cure-alls targeting everything...

Low-Carb Beats Low-Fat for Weight Loss, Heart Health: Study

Yesterday - Health
By Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter MONDAY, Sept. 1, 2014 (HealthDay News) — For people who want to lose weight and boost their heart health, cutting do...

'Wealth Gap' Seen in American Diet

Yesterday - MSNBC Health
Americans' eating habits have improved — except among the poor, evidence of a widening wealth gap when it comes to diet

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Humor

Comic for September 2, 2014

1 hour 40 minutes 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

6 Insane (but Convincing) 'Game of Thrones' Fan Theories

Yesterday - Cracked
By William Kosh Published: September 01st, 2014  Fans of George R.R. Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire series have had to wait a very, very long time...

6 Tricks I Learned as a Faith Healer (for Scamming You)

Yesterday - Cracked
By Robert Evans,Anonymous Published: September 01st, 2014  For some of us, religion is a reason to get up in the morning -- a balm in hard times, an...

5 Cynical Marriage Tips Every Couple Needs to Learn

Yesterday - Cracked
By Kristi Harrison Published: September 01st, 2014  At age 20, I married my very first boyfriend after dating him for 14 months. Seventeen years, th...

The 36 Greatest Shows and Movies Ever to Almost Happen

Yesterday - Cracked
By CRACKED Readers Published: September 01st, 2014  With all the terrible movies and TV shows that we can't believe found a way to stumble into exis...

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Movies

Telluride 2014: Ethan Hawke's Wonderful 'Seymour: An Introduction'

2 hours 23 minutes ago - First Showing
When we look back on our lives, there are always key individuals who have an immeasurable influence on us. Not just our family (and relatives), but fr...

60 More Cosplay Photos from Dragon Con!

Yesterday - Coming Soon
We are wrapping up our coverage from Atlanta, Georgia's 2014 Dragon Con with 60 more cosplay photos from the convention floor which you can view at Su...

Cronenberg's Maps to the Stars Picked up by Focus World

Yesterday - Coming Soon
Having debuted at the Cannes Film Festival with premieres in Toronto and New York to come, David Cronenberg's latest film Maps to the Stars, starring...

Willem Dafoe Becomes Cinema Icon in Abel Ferrara's 'Pasolini' Trailer

Yesterday - First Showing
"Rome is finished, my friend." Pier Paolo Pasolini is one of the most iconic filmmakers Italy has ever produced, and he also had his hands in many oth...

Watch: Boy Scouts Find Terror in TIFF Midnight Selection 'Cub' Trailer

Yesterday - First Showing
The 2014 Toronto International Film Festival will see some big films debuting in Canada, but there's also plenty of lower key flicks that festival goe...

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Music

Kim Kardashian Gave Kanye West Her Book Of Selfies As A Wedding Present

Yesterday - MTV News
We finally learn what Kim Kardashian gave Kanye West as a wedding gift

Lea Michele’s Birthday Vacation Is Like An Exotic Swimsuit Photo Shoot

Yesterday - MTV News
Lea Michele shows off her exotic vacation in a bikini

Unreleased Adele Tracks From 21 Leak Online: Listen

Yesterday - MTV News
Adele's unreleased 21 tracks leak online

Angelina Jolie Looks Stunning As First Wedding Photos Surface

Yesterday - MTV News
Angelina Jolie stuns in her gown as first wedding pictures with husband Brad Pitt surface

5SOS’ Album Update Is A Giant Pokemon Metaphor: Watch

Yesterday - MTV News
5 Seconds of Summer give us an album update, but in Pokemon metaphors

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News

Clashes between Islamists, rivals in Libya kill 31

35 minutes ago - Yahoo News
CAIRO (AP) — A Libyan security official says clashes in the eastern city of Benghazi between Islamists and rival fighters loyal to a renegade genera...

Eric Cantor to join investment bank Moelis as vice chairman

59 minutes ago - Reuters
(Reuters) - Former U.S. House Majority Leader Eric Cantor will join investment bank Moelis & Co as vice chairman and managing director, the company sa...

UK: Passports could be seized to fight terrorism

1 hour 9 minutes ago - Yahoo News
LONDON (AP) — Prime Minister David Cameron on Monday proposed new laws that would give police the power to seize the passports of Britons suspected...

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Politics

Now Sam not even signed to practice squad...

2 hours 4 minutes ago - Drudge Report
Now Sam not even signed to practice squad...(Second column, 2nd story, link)

GM cars to detect distracted driving...

2 hours 22 minutes ago - Drudge Report
GM cars to detect distracted driving...(First column, 1st story, link)

FALL PREVIEW: With political donation limits gone, big givers writing checks at furious pace...

2 hours 22 minutes ago - Drudge Report
FALL PREVIEW: With political donation limits gone, big givers writing checks at furious pace...(Third column, 1st story, link)Related stories:BIDEN UN...

Draghi Looks Ahead to Turbulent Time for EU...

2 hours 22 minutes ago - Drudge Report
Draghi Looks Ahead to Turbulent Time for EU...(Third column, 11th story, link)

Military Medicine: Smaller Military Hospitals Said to Put Patients at Risk

Yesterday - New York Times Politics
Many of the hospitals run by the armed forces are so small and the trickle of patients so thin that doctors and nurses say their ability to properly t...

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Pop Culture

Jennifer Lawrence & Us

Yesterday - Perez Hilton
From Perez: "My thoughts on what happened with Jennifer Lawrence's nude photos. What I learned from this all. And what I will do differently going fo...

See Angelina Jolie's Wedding Dress

Yesterday - ETOnline
After their secret wedding last week, Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie have released their family wedding album to People. PHOTOS: 2014 Celebrity Weddings...

Beyoncé Is Just Like Us — Or So She'd Like Us To Believe! Spotted Boozing It Up With Solange On The Holiday Weekend!

Yesterday - Perez Hilton
This momma knows how to let loose! She still has her big On The Run finale to prepare for, but this weekend was all about Beyoncé getting boozy with...

Brad Pitt And Angelina Jolie's First Kiss As Husband And Wife - See It HERE!

Yesterday - Perez Hilton
Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie's first kiss as husband and wife is what dreams are made of! Can't you just FEEL their love??? We are melting over this!!...

Baby News! Carrie Underwood Is Pregnant

Yesterday - Extra
Country superstar Carrie Underwood and husband Mike Fisher are expecting their first child! Underwood made the announcement on Monday with a cute Inst...

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Science

Gut Microbes Take Over Your Body When You Die

Yesterday - Pop Sci
Catching Killers With Gut Microbes Via Scottsdale Community College You have around 100 trillion bacteria living in your gut — and that’s a goo...

Flying Foxes, Rococo Toads, And Other Creatures Of Darkness

Yesterday - Pop Sci
After sundown, a completely different world comes to life.  Photographer Traer Scott writes that her journey into darkness started with moths, "the...

The Last Passenger Pigeon Died 100 Years Ago Today

Yesterday - Pop Sci
Passenger Pigeon Exhibit Wikimedia Commons One hundred years ago today, the scientific community mourned the passing of a very important bird. Her...

The Week In Numbers: Hovercycles, Ashy Moon Smells, And A Disappearing Louisiana Coast

4 days ago - Pop Sci
The Drone 3 In Flight I bet this would've caught Luke Skywalker on Endor. Malloy Aeronautics 15.4: combined weight in pounds of this robot riding...

The Week In Drones: Google Delivery, Reaper Gods, And More

4 days ago - Pop Sci
Pumpkin King Scarecrow Imagine how much scarier this would be with a drone controlling it. SolarSurfer via Wikimedia Commons Here's a roundup of...

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Sports

Sources: Watt, Texans agree to $100M deal

24 minutes ago - ESPN
The Houston Texans and defensive end J.J. Watt have reached agreement on a new, six-year deal that could pay him $100 million, league sources told ESP...

Watt, Texans reportedly agree to $100M deal

Less than a minute ago - CBS Sports
Watt, Texans reportedly agree to $100M deal

Azarenka beats qualifier Krunic to reach US Open quarters

49 minutes ago - CBS Sports
Trailing against a woman trying to become the first qualifier in the U.S. Open quarterfinals since 1981, Victoria Azarenka needed every ounce of exper...

Louisville defeats Miami 31-13 in ACC debut (Yahoo Sports)

Yesterday - Yahoo Sports
Dominique Brown's 15-yard touchdown run in the third quarter and Gerald Christian's 10-yard TD catch late in the fourth backed Louisville's big defens...

Cabrera, Price lead Tigers in rout of Indians

2 hours 23 minutes ago - ESPN
David Price bounced back from an alarming start and Miguel Cabrera homered twice, hitting one of Detroit's three homers off Cleveland's Corey Kluber,...

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T.V.

8 Things We Learned From Lifetime's Insanely Bizarre Unauthorized Saved by the Bell Story

Yesterday - TV Guide
Lifetime went behind the Bell on Monday and unveiled what (allegedly) happened behind the cameras of our favorite childhood sitcom. But inst...

Royal Pains Bosses on Boris' Big Move, the "Emotional" Finale and Season 7 Hopes

Yesterday - TV Guide
Boris' move to buy Hamptons Heritage and invite the entire HankMed team to be on the board of directors may have caught Royal Pains fans by surprise,...

Report: Joan Rivers Being Taken Out of Coma

Yesterday - TV Guide
Joan Rivers is slowly being awoken from her medically induced coma, The New York Daily News reports. Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Jo...

Once Upon a Time: New Season 4 Trailer Welcomes Frozen's Elsa to Storybrooke

Yesterday - TV Guide
Storybrooke gets Frozen over in the first trailer for Once Upon a Time's fourth season. Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Once Upon a Tim...

A 24 Movie Might Still Happen After All

Yesterday - TV Guide
Unlike all his enemies on 24, Jack Bauer (Kiefer Sutherland) will never die. According to TVLine.com, talks to make a 24 feature film have gaine...

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Technology

webOS port renamed LuneOS, focuses on Nexus 4 and HP TouchPad

1 hour 26 minutes ago - Engadget
It's been some time since we heard from the Open webOS project, but work is still ongoing. The port has changed names in the last year to go by LuneOS...

Mobile payments — not that big sapphire screen — will be the iPhone 6’s killer app

2 hours 20 minutes ago - Venture Beat
Image Credit: Feng forumMobile payments is an idea that sounds much better than it is in practice. At least for right now. The despite the efforts of...

Mashr Resurrects A Tinder Experiment To Make You A Match Maker

2 hours 34 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 In May 2013, Tinder introduced Matchmaker, a way for users of the popular dating app to introduce their Facebook friends to each other. Matchmaker h...

Here’s the top 10 reasons that Apple rejects apps

Yesterday - Venture Beat
Above: The app storeImage Credit: FiksuIn the name of transparency, Apple has revealed the top reasons why it rejects apps from its App Store. The mos...

Chinese Internet Giant Tencent Invests $70 Million In Healthcare Group DXY

Yesterday - Techcrunch
 Chinese Internet giant Tencent has invested $70 million in DXY (also known as Ting Ting Group), which claims to be the largest online healthcare ser...

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U.S.

Detroit's historic bankruptcy trial to begin

1 hour 19 minutes ago - US News
DETROIT (AP) — Lawyers for Detroit will attempt to convince a federal judge at the city's bankruptcy trial that its plans to wipe out billions of do...

UK: Passports could be seized to fight terrorism

1 hour 9 minutes ago - US News
LONDON (AP) — Prime Minister David Cameron on Monday proposed new laws that would give police the power to seize the passports of Britons suspected...

Firefighters save mountain lion cubs

Yesterday - CNN US
Two Montana firefighters dressed in their bright yellow firefighting gear stand smiling broadly, each cuddling what looks like a blackened and charred...

Human trial of experimental Ebola vaccine begins this week

1 hour ago - CNN US
A highly anticipated test of an experimental Ebola vaccine will begin this week at the National Institutes of Health, amid mounting anxiety about the...

FBI, Apple investigate leak of stars' nude photos

1 hour ago - CNN US
A hacker's leak of nude photos of Jennifer Lawrence and other female celebrities is now a case for the FBI

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World

Europes top 10 light art festivals

41 minutes ago - Guardian
Summers fading, the nights are drawing in the perfect time to see some of Europes cities lit up as works of art. These extravagant illuminated festiva...

The dogs that conquered space

40 minutes ago - Guardian
Humans were too risky, monkeys too fidgety, so the Soviet Union chose dogs as its first cosmonauts. It is a story of science, sacrifice and for those...

World Atlas of Street Photography in pictures

40 minutes ago - Guardian
Ranging from staged portraiture and classic documentary to impromptu snapshots of daily life around the globe, The World Atlas of Street Photography i...

VIDEO: Iraq grannies 'take on IS in Amerli’

Yesterday - BBC
Residents and fighters in Amerli are celebrating the end of a two-month siege and the withdrawal of IS militants from around the town

Boris Island airport plan rejected

29 minutes ago - BBC
A plan for an island airport in the Thames Estuary, dubbed "Boris Island", is rejected by the commission looking into the UK's airport needs

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Live News

Shanghai FTZ struggles to live up to hype - Financial Times
Little progress has been made on loosening capital controls or liberalising interest rates, while the trajectory of FTZ-linked stocks illustrates inve...

Clashes between Islamists, rivals in Libya kill 31 - Yahoo News
CAIRO (AP) — A Libyan security official says clashes in the eastern city of Benghazi between Islamists and rival fighters loyal to a renegade genera...

Europes top 10 light art festivals - Guardian
Summers fading, the nights are drawing in the perfect time to see some of Europes cities lit up as works of art. These extravagant illuminated festiva...

The dogs that conquered space - Guardian
Humans were too risky, monkeys too fidgety, so the Soviet Union chose dogs as its first cosmonauts. It is a story of science, sacrifice and for those...

World Atlas of Street Photography in pictures - Guardian
Ranging from staged portraiture and classic documentary to impromptu snapshots of daily life around the globe, The World Atlas of Street Photography i...

VIDEO: Iraq grannies 'take on IS in Amerli’ - BBC
Residents and fighters in Amerli are celebrating the end of a two-month siege and the withdrawal of IS militants from around the town.