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Monday, June 27, 2016

Pope Francis Says Catholic Church Marginalized Gays and Owes Them an Apology

2 minutes ago - The Cut
Pope Francis said on Sunday that he thought the Catholic Church owes gays, and others that the church has marginalized, an apology, according to the... by Chas Danner

Absurd Creatures: Someone Tell the Tree Kangaroo to Get Down From There

4 minutes ago - Wired
Nothing against kangaroos, but they don't really belong in trees. The post Absurd Creatures: Someone Tell the Tree Kangaroo to Get Down From There app... by Matt Simon

New Star Trek Beyond Trailer Debuts Featuring New Rihanna Song

5 minutes ago - Coming Soon
New Star Trek Beyond Trailer Debuts Featuring New Rihanna Song Paramount Pictures has released a new Star Trek Beyond trailer featuring some pieces... by Spencer Perry

Turkish PM says to exchange ambassadors with Israel soon

19 minutes ago - Yahoo News
Turkey and Israel have reached a deal to normalize ties and the two nations will exchange ambassadors as soon as possible after a six-year rupture, Tu...

 

Pound Falls to 31-Year Low as Brexit Shock Deepens

2 minutes ago - Fox Business
Sterling fell to a 31-year low against the dollar on Monday as a sell-off stemming from Britain's decision to quit the European Union gathered pace, w...

Pope Francis Says Catholic Church Marginalized Gays and Owes Them an Apology

2 minutes ago - The Cut
Pope Francis said on Sunday that he thought the Catholic Church owes gays, and others that the church has marginalized, an apology, according to the... by Chas Danner

Game Of Thrones’s Latest Casualty Speaks Out About ‘Fitting’ Death

3 minutes ago - MTV News
Natalie Dormer reacts to Queen Margaery's fatal, yet "fitting," mistake on "Game of Thrones." by Crystal Bell

Game Of Thrones Recap: Wildfire Of The Vanities

3 minutes ago - MTV News
We ask ourselves: Did we see enough dick? Is incest chill? And why are we still here, watching this godforsaken show? by Rachel Handler

 

Business

What Are the Best and Worst U.S. Cities for Retirement?

34 minutes ago - MSNBC Business
A study for bankrate.com looked at nine categories: cost of living, climate, health care, taxes, crime, well-being, walkability and cultural vitality

What to Make of Iconix's Debt Payoff

58 minutes ago - Fox Business
Image source: Iconix Brand Group

Were Facebook's "Oculus Exclusives" Anti-Competitive?

57 minutes ago - Fox Business
Last month, Facebook 's Oculus VR launched a software update which prevented apps on rival platforms, likeRevive on HTC 's Vive, from playing Rift-exc...

Wall St Set For Losses As Brexit Backlash Continues

45 minutes ago - Fox Business
Wall Street was set for another downbeat session on Monday, as shock waves from the U.K.'s Brexit vote last week continued to chill the investing mood...

What Are The Impact Of Brexit On My Business? Uncertainty Ripples Through The Supply Chain

1 hour 34 minutes ago - Forbes
The global economy is reeling from the implications of the country’s decision to leave the EU. Markets will face political and economic uncertainty...

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Fashion

11 Standout Trends from the Resort 2017 Collections

58 minutes ago - Fashionista
Resort is a season that moves further away from a clear definition with every passing year. Sexy swimwear one day, a cozy fur coat the next. Sometimes...

Simone Biles Won Her Fourth Consecutive Gymnastics Title

6 hours 39 minutes ago - The Cut
It’s probably safe to say that Simone Biles achieved a whole lot more on a Sunday afternoon than most other 19 year-olds in the U.S. On Sunday, Bile...

Jesse Williams' Acceptance Speech at the BET Awards Was All About the Black Lives Matter Movement

Yesterday - The Cut
Jesse Williams didn’t waste any moment of his acceptance speech at the 2016 BET Awards on Sunday night. He was too busy staying on message. The Grey...

Janelle Monae's Outfit at the 2016 BET Awards Paid Tribute to Prince

Yesterday - The Cut
Janelle Monáe ’s outfit and style trademark is a combination of black and white that she manages to repeatedly reinvent in fresh and exciting ways...

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Food

Berry Tart

2 days ago - Simply Recipes
Buttery crust, rich creamy filling, and juicy ripe berries—this is what you want in a berry tart, right? Look no further. This is the tart. As my fa...

Fingerling Potatoes with Herb Vinaigrette

4 days ago - Simply Recipes
Why should russets and yukon golds have all the fun? Here’s a quick and easy potato recipe, for a side or salad, depending on if you serve them warm...

Bacon-Wrapped Shrimp

06/18/2016 - Simply Recipes
Looking for a crowd pleasing-appetizer? Make bacon-wrapped shrimp! Kinda ridiculously good. I blame the bacon. Seriously, this one is really easy and...

Games

'90s-Style Shoot-em-Up With Music From Famous Japanese Composers Starts Crowdfunding Today

41 minutes ago - Gamespot
Indie developer Breaking Bytes is turning to Kickstarter to fund its '90s-style 2D shoot-em-up Xydonia. The crowdfunding effort is kicking off today,...

Conan Exiles Gets New Combat-Focused Screens, Early Access Delayed to 2017

1 hour 2 minutes ago - Gamespot
Funcom has released new images for the upcoming Conan Exiles, showcasing things like combat mechanics and the game's sandy open world. The other piece...

Fast and Furious 8 Will Feature Some Seriously Cool Vehicles

2 hours 9 minutes ago - Gamespot
While the Fast and Furious movies are attracting increasingly bigger names to their casts, every bit as important are the vehicles that they will end...

Family Guy, Futurama, King of the Hill, and More Coming Together for New Game

1 hour 58 minutes ago - Gamespot
There have been crossover events for Fox's hit animated shows, but now, a new video game is--for the first time--bringing together the worlds of Famil...

Marvel and Fox Have "Talked" About a Superhero Movie Team-up--Report

3 hours 11 minutes ago - Gamespot
The appearance of Spider-Man in this summer's Captain America: Civil War would've been highly unlikely a few years ago. With Sony, not Marvel, holding...

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Health

Supreme Court Ruling Looms in Key Abortion Case

4 hours 30 minutes ago - MSNBC Health
The US Supreme Court's ruling could have an impact on reproductive rights nationwide

Homing In on the Genetics of Migraine

2 days ago - Health
SUNDAY, June 26, 2016 (HealthDay News) — An international team of scientists has identified dozens of new genetic variants associated with migraine...

Why Didn't FluMist Flu Vaccine Work?

Yesterday - MSNBC Health
Why are flu vaccines so hard to make? We answer your burning questions about flu vaccines

How to Protect Your Scalp From Sunburn

Yesterday - MSNBC Health
Yes, your scalp can get sunburned! Here's how to prevent it

Hovering Parents May Harm Kids

3 days ago - Health
SATURDAY, June 25, 2016 (HealthDay News) — Children with “intrusive” parents who push too hard for good grades may be more prone to become highl...

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Humor

Comic for June 27, 2016

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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

Common Science Fiction Tropes We Wish Existed

Yesterday - Cracked
By Jack O'Brien,Adam Tod Brown Published: June 26th, 2016 

6 Petty Abuses Of Power From Politicians Around The World

Yesterday - Cracked
By Abraham Mireles,Cassowary Wong Published: June 26th, 2016 

A Psychic Nazi: The Most Insane Presidential Candidates Ever

Yesterday - Cracked
By Chris Radomile Published: June 26th, 2016 

The Karaoke Breathalyzer And Other Apps We Desperately Need

Yesterday - Cracked
By CRACKED Readers Published: June 26th, 2016 

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Movies

New Star Trek Beyond Trailer Debuts Featuring New Rihanna Song

26 minutes ago - Coming Soon
New Star Trek Beyond Trailer Debuts Featuring New Rihanna Song Paramount Pictures has released a new Star Trek Beyond trailer featuring some pieces...

Game of Thrones Season 6 Finale Recap

1 hour 58 minutes ago - Coming Soon
Game of Thrones Season 6 finale recap The Game of Thrones season 6 finale opens with a beautifully-constructed sequence showing everyone getting ready...

Game of Thrones: House Stark’s Remaining Children

Yesterday - Coming Soon
Game of Thrones: House Stark’s Remaining Children The kids of Westeros have grown up before our eyes during Game of Thrones‘ six seasons on HBO...

Finding Dory Wins Second Weekend Against Independence: Day Resurgence

Yesterday - Coming Soon
Finding Dory wins second weekend at the box office against Roland Emmerich’s Independence: Day Resurgence Despite the release of a number of new mov...

Peyton Reed on Teaming Up Ant-Man and the Wasp

2 days ago - Coming Soon
Peyton Reed on teaming up Ant-Man and the Wasp We still have quite a few Marvel Studios films (Doctor Strange, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, Spider...

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Music

Game Of Thrones’s Latest Casualty Speaks Out About ‘Fitting’ Death

26 minutes ago - MTV News
Natalie Dormer reacts to Queen Margaery's fatal, yet "fitting," mistake on "Game of Thrones."

Game Of Thrones Recap: Wildfire Of The Vanities

10 minutes ago - MTV News
We ask ourselves: Did we see enough dick? Is incest chill? And why are we still here, watching this godforsaken show?

Famous - Single - Kanye West

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Famous - Single Kanye West Release Date: June 24, 2016 Total Songs: 1 Genre: Hip-Hop/Rap Price: $1.29 Copyright ℗ 2016 Getting Out Our Dreams II, LL...

What's Going On - EP - Marvin Gaye

2 days ago - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
What's Going On - EP Marvin Gaye Release Date: June 24, 2016 Total Songs: 4 Genre: R&B/Soul Price: $3.99 Copyright ℗ 2016 Motown Records, a Division...

Stand By Your Van (Live) - Sublime

2 days ago - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Stand By Your Van (Live) Sublime Release Date: June 24, 2016 Total Songs: 16 Genre: Pop Price: $5.99 Copyright ℗ 2016 Gasoline Alley, J.V

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Politics

First Read's Morning Clips: Clinton Up by 5

45 minutes ago - MSNBC Politics
A roundup of the most important political news stories of the day

First Read: Sanders Supporters Slowly Come Around to Clinton

40 minutes ago - MSNBC Politics
First Read is a morning briefing from Meet the Press and the NBC Political Unit on the day's most important political stories and why they matter

Former Progressive Caucus co-chair hails DNC draft as 'imperfect' but 'truly progressive'

23 minutes ago - Politico
Rep. Barbara Lee, a former co-chair of the Congressional Progressive Caucus, is praising the draft of the 2016 Democratic Party platform as a "truly p...

Kremlin Says Brexit Turmoil Reminiscent of Soviet Union Collapse...

20 minutes ago - Drudge Report
Kremlin Says Brexit Turmoil Reminiscent of Soviet Union Collapse...(Top headline, 1st story, link)

GOOGLE CEO Hacked...

20 minutes ago - Drudge Report
GOOGLE CEO Hacked...(First column, 13th story, link)

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Pop Culture

'KUWTK': Kourtney Kardashian Says She Could Change Her Kids' Last Names So Blac Chyna Won't Have the Sole Kardashian Heir

3 hours 58 minutes ago - ETOnline
Scott Disick wasn't particularly enthusiastic about the idea

Justin Timberlake Offends Followers After Tweeting About Jesse Williams' BET Awards Speech: 'I Feel Misunderstood'

4 hours 48 minutes ago - ETOnline
The singer was accused of cultural appropriation and told he needed to apologize to Janet Jackson

Ariel Winter Celebrates 2 Million Instagram Followers With a Skin-Baring Bikini Pic

4 hours 42 minutes ago - ETOnline
The 'Modern Family' star celebrated the milestone with another risque snapshot

EXCLUSIVE: Jesse Williams Opens Up About Powerful BET Awards Speech, Anton Yelchin, and 'Grey's Anatomy'

5 hours 22 minutes ago - ETOnline
The BET Humanitarian Award recipient spoke with ET about his rousing political message and call to action

Jennifer Hudson, Janelle Monae, Sheila E. and Other Stars Pay Tribute to Prince at the BET Awards

6 hours 37 minutes ago - ETOnline
The entire night was devoted to Prince's memory and his lasting impact on music

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Science

NASA TV to Air Russian Cargo Ship Movement at Space Station

3 days ago - NASA
A Russian cargo ship currently docked to the International Space Station will undock for a short test flight on Friday, July 1. NASA Television covera...

Watermelon Snow, A DIY Phantom Limb, And Other Amazing Images Of The Week

3 days ago - Pop Sci
Science Plus a look inside the capsule that could take us to Mars Our favorite images from this week's science and tech news

Why Did NASA Still Use Pure Oxygen After the Apollo 1 Fire?

3 days ago - Pop Sci
From Our Blogs: Vintage Space After pure oxygen killed three astronauts, why didn't NASA change the Apollo cabin environment?

How The Juno Spacecraft Will Survive Jupiter's Devastating Radiation

3 days ago - Pop Sci
Space It starts orbiting the deadly planet in July “We're basically an armored tank,” says Juno principle investigator Scott Bolton

This Enormous Telescope Will Study Neutrinos From The Depths Of The Ocean Floor

3 days ago - Pop Sci
Science A giant thing to look at tiny things to understand giant things KM3NeT unveiled its plans to build the largest neutrino telescope ye...

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Sports

Tony Stewart hushes the crickets and critics with stirring win

41 minutes ago - Sporting News
Tony Stewart had heard all his critics chirping about him being washed up. He proved them wrong at Sonoma Raceway

Each NFL team's most overrated player since 2000: Hindsight hurts, fans

1 hour 1 minute ago - Sporting News
Remember that guy on your team you thought was great? He really wasn't all that

LB Harrison: NFL must come to me for PED chat

36 minutes ago - ESPN
LB Harrison: NFL must come to me for PED chat

Sunday's MLB rundown: Adam Jones, Chris Davis mash their way past the Rays

Yesterday - Sporting News
Adam Jones now has eight hits in his last three games after posting four more Sunday

Source: Six teams scheduled to meet Durant

1 hour 58 minutes ago - ESPN
Source: Six teams scheduled to meet Durant

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T.V.

Game of Thrones: 19 Burning Questions From the Season 6 Finale

1 hour 58 minutes ago - TV Guide
Spoilers for all of Game of Thronessixth season below, but hopefully you figured that out already.That's it for another season of Game of Thrones! We'...

Game of Thrones: R+L=OMG THAT SEASON FINALE

Yesterday - TV Guide
Game of Thrones sure knows how to leave us hanging.The super-sized Season 6 finale was jam-packed with "oh sh--" moments from start to finish, includi...

Game of Thrones Just Confirmed Its Biggest Fan Theory

Yesterday - TV Guide
For years, the equation "R+L=J" has held prophetic significance to Game of Thrones superfans. It means "Rhaegar Targaryen and Lyanna Stark are Jon Sno...

The Last Ship: Tom Chandler Takes Back Command

Yesterday - TV Guide
The big takeaway from this week's The Last Ship is that Tom's (Eric Dane) back in command of the Nathan James. It sure didn't take him long to reassum...

Preacher: Jesse Becomes a Local Celebrity

Yesterday - TV Guide
In each of its first four episodes, Preacher was a different show. The pilot offered extreme sensory overload, with one delightful -- and some might s...

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Technology

Absurd Creatures: Someone Tell the Tree Kangaroo to Get Down From There

57 minutes ago - Wired
Nothing against kangaroos, but they don't really belong in trees. The post Absurd Creatures: Someone Tell the Tree Kangaroo to Get Down From There app...

Edward Snowden is not a fan of Russia's 'Big Brother' bill

43 minutes ago - Engadget
With Russia about to pass a law that will make it even more Orwellian than it already is, one of the nation's most famous residents has chimed in. Edw...

Smarten Up and Get Right With the 5 Best Podcast Episodes of the Week

1 hour 58 minutes ago - Wired
Telepathy, Hamilton, and espionage: Welcome to your commute. The post Smarten Up and Get Right With the 5 Best Podcast Episodes of the Week appeared f...

The Remarkable Tech Bringing the Deaf and Hearing Worlds Together

1 hour 58 minutes ago - Wired
Mozzeria makes the finest Neopolitan pizza in San Francisco. It's also entirely deaf-owned and operated. Not that hearing people would know when they...

E-Cigs Are Going Tobacco-Free With Synthetic Nicotine

1 hour 57 minutes ago - Wired
Synthetic nicotine just might not fall under the Food and Drug Administration’s vaping regulations coming down in August. The post E-Cigs Are Going...

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U.S.

German group urges probe of Erdogan over alleged war crimes

34 minutes ago - US News
A German group says they're filing a complaint asking that Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan be investigated for war crimes and crimes against hu...

What to Expect in a Top Online MBA Program

28 minutes ago - US News
Virtual group work and a combination of self-paced and live classes are common, experts and students say

Muirfield plans another vote on admitting female members

24 minutes ago - US News
Muirfield intends to stage another vote on whether to admit female members after being stripped of its right to host the British Open

3 Answers for Parents About Sexual Consent Lessons in High School

58 minutes ago - US News
As high-profile sexual assault cases continue to make headlines, high schools teach about consent

Pope's message of peace resonates with Syrian Armenians

57 minutes ago - US News
For most in Armenia, the visit by Pope Francis will be best remembered for his willingness to declare the Ottoman-era slaughter of Armenians "genocide...

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World

'My family doesn't feel safe here any more': eastern-europeans on post-Brexit Britain

32 minutes ago - Guardian
We asked people around the UK to share their experience of attitudes after the EU referendum resultSince Britain voted to leave the European Union, pe...

Tories: general election could be avoided with Theresa May as leader

23 minutes ago - Guardian
Home secretary widely expected to declare as candidate and likely to be significantly backed as ‘Stop Boris’ choiceAllies of Theresa May are telli...

Tour de France: Thermal cameras to be used against 'mechanical doping'

2 hours ago - BBC
Tour de France organisers say thermal cameras will be used at this year's race to prevent riders hiding motors in their bikes

Fairytale wedding for India royals

1 hour ago - BBC
The maharaja of Mysore in southern India, Yaduveer Krishnadatta Chamaraja Wadiyar, marries his princess Trishika Kumari in a traditional ceremony at t...

James Naughtie: History lessons for Europe's future

49 minutes ago - BBC
As European leaders meet this week to find a way forward from the UK’s decision to leave the EU, James Naughtie surveys the mood in France

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Live News

Pound Falls to 31-Year Low as Brexit Shock Deepens - Fox Business
Sterling fell to a 31-year low against the dollar on Monday as a sell-off stemming from Britain's decision to quit the European Union gathered pace, w...

Pope Francis Says Catholic Church Marginalized Gays and Owes Them an Apology - The Cut
Pope Francis said on Sunday that he thought the Catholic Church owes gays, and others that the church has marginalized, an apology, according to the...

Game Of Thrones’s Latest Casualty Speaks Out About ‘Fitting’ Death - MTV News
Natalie Dormer reacts to Queen Margaery's fatal, yet "fitting," mistake on "Game of Thrones."

Game Of Thrones Recap: Wildfire Of The Vanities - MTV News
We ask ourselves: Did we see enough dick? Is incest chill? And why are we still here, watching this godforsaken show?