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Monday, January 26, 2015

After Ebola, WHO to set up contingency fund, develop "surge capacity"

2 minutes ago - Yahoo News
By Stephanie Nebehay GENEVA (Reuters) - The World Health Organization (WHO) said on Sunday it will create a contingency fund and an emergency workforc...

World Bank gives Rwanda $70 mln to help fight poverty

2 minutes ago - Yahoo News
Rwanda received $70 million in aid from the World Bank to help reduce poverty by improving the African state's social protection benefits meant for th...

PhotoShelter launches Libris for businesses that keep photos in virtual shoeboxes

3 minutes ago - Venture Beat
New York City-based PhotoShelter is today expanding its ten-year-old professional photo management platform to businesses. “Companies are providing... by Barry Levine

TCO vs. TVO: How to determine the cost and value of the managed cloud

3 minutes ago - Venture Beat
SPONSORED:This sponsored post is produced by Rackspace. “By 2015, according to Gartner research, 50% of large global enterprises will rely on exter... by VB Staff

 

Cruz-Rubio-Paul event previews GOP foreign policy debate

1 minute ago - CNN Politics
Three likely presidential candidates shared the stage Sunday night before a roomful of wealthy donors, engaging in a rapid-fire policy discussion that...

3,000 flights canceled...

1 minute ago - Drudge Report
3,000 flights canceled...(Top headline, 2nd story, link)Related stories:DE BLASIO: COULD BE BIGGEST EVER...RADAR...SATELLITE...WINTER STORM STATEMENTS...

POLITICO: Hillary Clinton in 'final stages' of campaign plan...

1 minute ago - Drudge Report
POLITICO: Hillary Clinton in 'final stages' of campaign plan...(Second column, 2nd story, link)

Medics Forced To Cut Shopping Cart From Man's Face After Robbers Wedge His Lips Through Mesh Siding...

1 minute ago - Drudge Report
Medics Forced To Cut Shopping Cart From Man's Face After Robbers Wedge His Lips Through Mesh Siding...(Third column, 18th story, link)

 

Business

EU blacklists Sri Lanka over illegal fishing, bans imports into bloc

1 hour 34 minutes ago - Fox Business
The European Union has blacklisted Sri Lanka for failing to combat illegal fishing, officially banning imports of fisheries products from Sri Lanka-fl...

Post Holdings to spend $1.15 billion to expand cereal offerings with MOM Brands acquisition

1 hour 19 minutes ago - Fox Business
Post Holdings is spending $1.15 billion to bulk up its presence in the market for bagged and hot cereals by buying the privately held MOM Brands Co.,...

Malaysia Airlines website hacked, some customer data posted online

1 hour 17 minutes ago - Fox Business
Hackers defaced the website of Malaysia Airlines on Monday and threatened to dump stolen information online after posting a glimpse of customer data o...

Rock-Tenn, MeadWestvaco Merge To Create $16 Billion Company

52 minutes ago - Fox Business
Rock-Tenn Co. and MeadWestvaco Corp. said on Monday they have agreed to combine in a stock-swap deal that will create a $16 billion global packaging c...

Fitch: QE Unlikely To Boost Eurozone Banks' Earnings Or Kick-start Lending

28 minutes ago - Fox Business
The European Central Bank's highly anticipated quantitative-easing program is unlikely to do anything to kick-start bank lending in the struggling eur...

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Fashion

Look Book: The Student With a Septum Ring

Yesterday - The Cut
Tara-Jo Lewis, Student Is that a septum ring? Yeah—I got it in high school, but for a few years I had to wear it up in my nose so my mom couldn’t...

Do Happy Couples Masturbate?

Yesterday - The Cut
“I have an important question about married life, which remains incomprehensible to me, but I am trying to understand,” I Gchatted my childhood fr...

The Secret of Lupita's Perfect Red Lips At The SAG Awards

Yesterday - The Cut
At tonight's SAG Awards, Lupita Nyong'o continued her second-year reign of red carpet luminosity with an easy red lip (Lancome's L'Absolue Rouge in Ca...

Taylor Swift Does, in Fact, Have a Belly Button

2 days ago - The Cut
Despite her well-documented love of crop tops, Taylor Swift is shy about showing her belly button — so shy, in fact, that some people had begun to w...

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Food

Chicken and Biscuits

7 hours 19 minutes ago - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

Potato Skins

Yesterday - Simply Recipes
There is nothing like a plate full of crispy potato skins, filled with melty cheddar cheese, and topped with bacon bits, sour cream and green onions.C...

Sunday Sauce with Sausage and Braciole

Yesterday - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

Pickled Beets

2 days ago - Simply Recipes
Beets are a weekly ritual around here. Usually we boil them and toss them in a sweet sour vinaigrette and keep them in the refrigerator to eat all we...

Pork Shoulder Al'Diavolo

2 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

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Games

Gearbox Is Ready to Start the Next Borderlands Game

Yesterday - Gamespot
Gearbox is ready to begin working on the next Borderlands game, the company announced during its final panel at PAX South today."We are recruiting for...

We Won't Make Same Mistakes Twice With Next Destiny DLC, Bungie Says

Yesterday - Gamespot
Bungie has heard players' criticisms about the progression system in Destiny's first DLC, and said that it won't repeat the same mistakes again when i...

H1Z1 vs. DayZ - Which Zombie Survival Game Is Right For You?

Yesterday - Gamespot
What are the differences between H1Z1 and DayZ? Here's a quick breakdown on these two early access zombie survival games

Lady Hammerlock joins Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel's playable lineup

Yesterday - Joystiq
Lady Hammerlock, sister to researcher Sir Hammerlock and heir to the family's fortune, will add a bit of class to Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel's playab...

Mythbusters Takes on Doom in Next Episode

Yesterday - Gamespot
Mythbusters, the Discovery TV show in which Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage test the validity of a variety of myths, will take on the subject of first p...

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Health

How To Blast Belly Fat

20 minutes ago - Yahoo Health
There are abs underneath that fat, we promise

8 Best Fats for Weight Loss

20 minutes ago - Yahoo Health
By David Zinczenko “I’ll have the garden salad with fat-free dressing,” my friend Kelly told the waiter. The right kinds of fats and oils help...

'This Was The Beginning Of My Fear': 8 Truths About Stalking You Need To Know

20 minutes ago - Yahoo Health
One in six women will be stalked in her lifetime, data shows

How To Make Cellulite Disappear — Really!

20 minutes ago - Yahoo Health
Here’s the truth about those skin marks we love to hate

Snow Jam: What You Need to Have in Your Car Now

1 hour 52 minutes ago - MSNBC Health
Don't be caught out in the cold if the coming blizzard shuts down the highway. Here's what you need to have in your car before the first flake falls

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Humor

Comic for January 26, 2015

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

5 Historical Figures More Terrifying Than Any Horror Villain

Yesterday - Cracked
By Cracked Writers Published: January 25th, 2015 

What Running into an Ex is Actually Like

Yesterday - Cracked
By Ali Vingiano Published: January 25th, 2015 

18 Products That Say More About You Than You Realize

Yesterday - Cracked
By CRACKED Readers Published: January 25th, 2015 

5 Things You Don't Know About Strippers (Until You Are One)

Yesterday - Cracked
By Robert Evans,Amanda Mannen,Meredith,Emily,Salvatore,Layne,Laura,Zooey,Helen Published: January 25th, 2015 

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Movies

Sundance 2015: Invigorating Post-Apoc Drama in 'Z for Zachariah'

4 hours 37 minutes ago - First Showing
A few years ago at Sundance, director Craig Zobel unleashed his film Compliance upon audiences, earning rave reviews and critical responses from those...

Midnight is Just the Beginning in New Cinderella TV Spot

5 hours 54 minutes ago - Coming Soon
Disney will release the film on March 13 The post Midnight is Just the Beginning in New Cinderella TV Spot appeared first on ComingSoon.net

Sundance Film Festival Sales: Four More Movies Picked Up for Distribution

5 hours 43 minutes ago - Coming Soon
Fox Searchlight pays record $12 million for Me and Earl and the Dying Girl The post Sundance Film Festival Sales: Four More Movies Picked Up for Distr...

Starz Releases the Opening Scene from Outlander’s Return

6 hours 5 minutes ago - Coming Soon
The series is returning on Saturday, April 4 The post Starz Releases the Opening Scene from Outlander’s Return appeared first on ComingSoon.net

More Photos from the Pirates of the Caribbean 5 Set

7 hours 16 minutes ago - Coming Soon
From the Gold Coast Hinterland set in Queensland, Australia The post More Photos from the Pirates of the Caribbean 5 Set appeared first on ComingSoon...

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Music

Then Came the Morning - The Lone Bellow

2 days ago - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Then Came the Morning The Lone Bellow Release Date: January 23, 2015 Total Songs: 13 Genre: Alternative Price: By Song Only Copyright ℗ 2015 Descen...

United We Are - Hardwell

2 days ago - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
United We Are Hardwell Release Date: January 23, 2015 Total Songs: 15 Genre: Dance Price: $9.99 Copyright ℗ 2015 Revealed Recordings under exclusive...

Title - Single - Meghan Trainor & Tom Dobson

3 days ago - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Title - Single Meghan Trainor & Tom Dobson Release Date: January 22, 2015 Total Songs: 1 Genre: Pop Price: $0.99 Copyright ℗ 2015 Meghan Trainor & T...

Christian Songs for Kid's - Countdown Kids

4 days ago - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Christian Songs for Kid's Countdown Kids Release Date: January 20, 2015 Total Songs: 20 Genre: Christian & Gospel Price: $5.99 Copyright ℗ 2015 Suit...

Vulnicura - Björk

5 days ago - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Vulnicura Björk Release Date: January 20, 2015 Total Songs: 9 Genre: Alternative Price: $10.99 Copyright ℗ 2015 One Little Indian

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News

Post Holdings to pay $1.15B for Malt-O-Meal cereal maker

32 minutes ago - Yahoo News
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Post Holdings is spending $1.15 billion to bulk up its presence in the market for bagged and hot cereals by buying the privately he...

Activists, Kurds: Islamic State group nearly out of Kobani

28 minutes ago - Yahoo News
BEIRUT (AP) — The extremist Islamic State group has nearly been pushed out of the Syrian border town of Kobani, activists and Kurdish officials said...

Motorola unveils 3 smart phones for return to China

28 minutes ago - Yahoo News
BEIJING (AP) — Motorola unveiled three smartphone models on Monday for its return to China following a two-year absence from the most populous mobil...

After Ebola, WHO to set up contingency fund, develop "surge capacity"

20 minutes ago - Yahoo News
By Stephanie Nebehay GENEVA (Reuters) - The World Health Organization (WHO) said on Sunday it will create a contingency fund and an emergency workforc...

World Bank gives Rwanda $70 mln to help fight poverty

13 minutes ago - Yahoo News
Rwanda received $70 million in aid from the World Bank to help reduce poverty by improving the African state's social protection benefits meant for th...

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Politics

Cruz-Rubio-Paul event previews GOP foreign policy debate

7 minutes ago - CNN Politics
Three likely presidential candidates shared the stage Sunday night before a roomful of wealthy donors, engaging in a rapid-fire policy discussion that...

3,000 flights canceled...

2 minutes ago - Drudge Report
3,000 flights canceled...(Top headline, 2nd story, link)Related stories:DE BLASIO: COULD BE BIGGEST EVER...RADAR...SATELLITE...WINTER STORM STATEMENTS...

POLITICO: Hillary Clinton in 'final stages' of campaign plan...

2 minutes ago - Drudge Report
POLITICO: Hillary Clinton in 'final stages' of campaign plan...(Second column, 2nd story, link)

Medics Forced To Cut Shopping Cart From Man's Face After Robbers Wedge His Lips Through Mesh Siding...

2 minutes ago - Drudge Report
Medics Forced To Cut Shopping Cart From Man's Face After Robbers Wedge His Lips Through Mesh Siding...(Third column, 18th story, link)

REPORT: Has ties to anti-Semitic Muslim clerics, funding of jihad...

2 minutes ago - Drudge Report
REPORT: Has ties to anti-Semitic Muslim clerics, funding of jihad...(Third column, 8th story, link)Related stories:New Saudi king ascends to the thron...

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Pop Culture

SAG Awards 2015: GIF Recap! So Many Moments, So Many GIFs!

51 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
The SAG Awards were filled with some pretty memorable moments, but why take several minutes to watch the video of these events, when you can watch an...

Julia Louis-Dreyfus' Advice to Struggling Actors: 'Sleep Around'

2 hours 12 minutes ago - ETOnline
Julia Louis-Dreyfus is one of the most celebrated actresses in Hollywood

Are Sofia Vergara and Joe Manganiello Already Planning To Have Kids?

2 hours 39 minutes ago - ETOnline
Sofia Vergara rocked her massive engagement ring at the SAG Awards on Sunday, and the stunning Modern Family actress was excited to open up about her...

Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux Were The Cutest Couple At The 2015 SAG Awards

3 hours 15 minutes ago - ETOnline
Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux are adorable, and the couple's cuteness was on full display all night at the 2015 SAG Awards on Sunday

Julia Roberts: People Were Nicer When I Was Starting Out in Hollywood

2 hours 49 minutes ago - ETOnline
In the modern age of anonymous internet criticism and constant tabloid attention, it's hard for actors to succeed these days, at least according to Ju...

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Science

Scientists Figure Out How To Unboil Eggs

3 days ago - Pop Sci
It has often been said that you can't unscramble an egg. But you might be able to unboil one. When you boil an egg, the heat causes the proteins insi...

DARPA Wants Drones To Hunt In Packs

3 days ago - Pop Sci
Drones work best operating in packs. Last year, a study by the RAND corporation showed that when two or more drones are tracking the same target, they...

Kill Dead Zones With This Small Box

3 days ago - Pop Sci
Problem If you live in or near a city, it’s hard to imagine not finding a cell signal. Telecommunication companies spend hundreds of millions of do...

The Year Ahead (And Behind) in Robotics

3 days ago - Pop Sci
The biggest trends, good and bad, shaping robotics right now…

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Sports

Serena rallies past Muguruza, reaches Aussie Open quarterfinals

7 hours 11 minutes ago - CBS Sports
Serena Williams avenged her heaviest Grand Slam defeat with a comeback 2-6, 6-3, 6-2 victory against Garbine Muguruza on Monday to reach the Australia...

Kobe to meet doctor on Monday about shoulder

5 hours 54 minutes ago - CBS Sports
Kobe to meet doctor on Monday about shoulder

Serena guts out 3-set win, reaches quarters

6 hours 26 minutes ago - ESPN
Serena Williams avenged her heaviest Grand Slam defeat with a comeback 2-6, 6-3, 6-2 win over Garbine Muguruza on Monday to reach the Australian Open...

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T.V.

Mega Buzz: Which Male Clone Could Be a Traitor on Orphan Black?

Yesterday - TV Guide
Last season, Orphan Black sent in the male clones, and when the sci-fi drama returns for its third season (Saturday, April 18 at 9/8c ib BBC America),...

Orange Is the New Black, William H. Macy Win Early SAG Awards

Yesterday - TV Guide
Orange Is the New Black and Shameless' William H. Macy were among the early winners at Sunday's Screen Actors Guild Awards.Orange star Uzo Aduba won t...

SAG Awards: Who Do You Want to Win?

Yesterday - TV Guide
It's actors' biggest night: the 21st Screen Actors Guild Awards! Will Orange Is the New Black's massive cast dethrone Modern Family? Will the Oscar fr...

SNL Pits American Idol Against The Voice, Family Feud-Style

Yesterday - TV Guide
Blake Shelton pulled double duty on Saturday Night Livethis weekend as both host and musical guest. Among the highlights: A Hee Haw­-style opening mo...

Fargo, Breaking Bad, Orange Is the New Black, Birdman Win Producers Guild Awards

Yesterday - TV Guide
It's safe to say that Birdman is officially the frontrunner to win Best Picture at the Oscars next month.The Michael Keaton flick took home the top pr...

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Technology

PhotoShelter launches Libris for businesses that keep photos in virtual shoeboxes

20 minutes ago - Venture Beat
New York City-based PhotoShelter is today expanding its ten-year-old professional photo management platform to businesses. “Companies are providing...

TCO vs. TVO: How to determine the cost and value of the managed cloud

19 minutes ago - Venture Beat
SPONSORED:This sponsored post is produced by Rackspace. “By 2015, according to Gartner research, 50% of large global enterprises will rely on exter...

AT&T’s Mexican expansion continues as it acquires mobile carrier Nextel in a $1.9B deal

12 minutes ago - Venture Beat
Less than two weeks after closing the deal to acquire Mexico’s wireless provider Lusacell, AT&T has revealed its next moves in Mexico, as it enters...

Ford accelerates tech efforts with new Silicon Valley lab

20 minutes ago - Engadget
Ford wants you to know that it's more than just trucks and cars. It wants to be seen as a technology innovator too. Of course, the Detroit automaker h...

A Rugged Laptop Built for Military-Grade Beatdowns

58 minutes ago - Wired
With an array of essential crunch-time features and improved performance and functionality over its predecessor, Getac's V110 is something of a must-h...

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U.S.

Australia's knighting of Prince Philip prompts puzzlement

39 minutes ago - US News
SYDNEY (AP) — Australia's prime minister on Monday dismissed criticism of his decision to make the husband of Queen Elizabeth II an Australian knigh...

Post Holdings to pay $1.15B for Malt-O-Meal cereal maker

33 minutes ago - US News
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Post Holdings is spending $1.15 billion to bulk up its presence in the market for bagged and hot cereals by buying the privately he...

Activists, Kurds: Islamic State group nearly out of Kobani

28 minutes ago - US News
BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian activists and Kurdish officials say the extremist Islamic State group has been nearly pushed out of the Syrian border town of K...

Motorola unveils 3 smart phones for return to China

28 minutes ago - US News
BEIJING (AP) — Motorola unveiled three smartphone models on Monday for its return to China following a two-year absence from the most populous mobil...

2 suspected looters killed in South Africa

57 minutes ago - US News
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South African police say two suspected looters were fatally shot following a week of attacks on immigrant-owned shops in the Joh...

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World

Watch the world-exclusive trailer for the restored Powell and Pressburger classic Tales of Hoffmann - video

42 minutes ago - Guardian
Over the past decade, Thelma Schoonmaker, Martin Scorsese's editor and Michael Powell's widow, has overseen the restoration of many of her husband's...

Single parents don’t need anonymous generosity but public respect

29 minutes ago - Guardian
I’m glad a mum’s efforts were praised. Still, the ultimate kindness would be to relieve us of the top-down blaming for societal illsAre random act...

'It was cold, very cold': migrant children endure border patrol 'ice boxes'

20 minutes ago - Guardian
Carla’s recollections are all too familiar to immigration lawyers and advocacy groups who have long complained about the brutal conditions in tempor...

Greek singer Demis Roussos dies

13 minutes ago - BBC
Greek singer Demis Roussos, who sold more than 60 million albums worldwide, has died aged 69 in hospital in Athens, hospital sources tell the BBC

Mario Balotelli’s Liverpool career is not over, says Brendan Rodgers

42 minutes ago - Guardian
• ‘We will give Mario every chance’ says the Liverpool manager• Sturridge on standby for Liverpool after Bolton stalemateThe Liverpool manager...

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Live News

Cruz-Rubio-Paul event previews GOP foreign policy debate - CNN Politics
Three likely presidential candidates shared the stage Sunday night before a roomful of wealthy donors, engaging in a rapid-fire policy discussion that...

3,000 flights canceled... - Drudge Report
3,000 flights canceled...(Top headline, 2nd story, link)Related stories:DE BLASIO: COULD BE BIGGEST EVER...RADAR...SATELLITE...WINTER STORM STATEMENTS...

POLITICO: Hillary Clinton in 'final stages' of campaign plan... - Drudge Report
POLITICO: Hillary Clinton in 'final stages' of campaign plan...(Second column, 2nd story, link)

Medics Forced To Cut Shopping Cart From Man's Face After Robbers Wedge His Lips Through Mesh Siding... - Drudge Report
Medics Forced To Cut Shopping Cart From Man's Face After Robbers Wedge His Lips Through Mesh Siding...(Third column, 18th story, link)

REPORT: Has ties to anti-Semitic Muslim clerics, funding of jihad... - Drudge Report
REPORT: Has ties to anti-Semitic Muslim clerics, funding of jihad...(Third column, 8th story, link)Related stories:New Saudi king ascends to the thron...

Post Holdings to pay $1.15B for Malt-O-Meal cereal maker - Yahoo News
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Post Holdings is spending $1.15 billion to bulk up its presence in the market for bagged and hot cereals by buying the privately he...