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Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Mental health will take focus in theater shooting trial

14 minutes ago - Yahoo News
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Prosecutors in the Colorado theater shooting trial say they are moving closer toward the heart of their case: whether James...

Channeling Batman, Versailles: Macau's new wave of resorts

14 minutes ago - Yahoo News
MACAU (AP) — Macau is doubling down even as the odds change. The world's casino capital this week welcomes the first of a new wave of lavish casino...

Around 25 Kenyan police killed in al Shabaab attacks

14 minutes ago - Yahoo News
Al Shabaab gunmen killed around 25 Kenyan police on Monday, ambushing some officers in a village in the east of the country after others died when the...

Zimbabweans go hungry as drought hammers southern Africa

14 minutes ago - Yahoo News
By MacDonald Dzirutwe SIYAGIJIMA, Zimbabwe (Reuters) - Even in the best of times, life is harsh in Siyagijima, a desolate village in southwest Zimbabw...

 

How A Hong Kong Not-For-Profit Is Helping The Private Sector Fight Human Trafficking

1 minute ago - Forbes
Human trafficking often arises when an acute need for labor intersects with extreme poverty. The Rohingya crisis presents an opportunity for the busin... by Bong Miquiabas

In War For Talent, India's Top E-commerce Startups Are Raiding Silicon Valley

1 minute ago - Forbes
India’s thriving homegrown e-commerce startups are increasingly trekking to the Silicon Valley in search of top-notch talent. This heralds the reve... by Saritha Rai

Mental health will take focus in theater shooting trial

14 minutes ago - Yahoo News
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Prosecutors in the Colorado theater shooting trial say they are moving closer toward the heart of their case: whether James...

Channeling Batman, Versailles: Macau's new wave of resorts

14 minutes ago - Yahoo News
MACAU (AP) — Macau is doubling down even as the odds change. The world's casino capital this week welcomes the first of a new wave of lavish casino...

 

Business

Second Billionaire-Backed Company Invests In China Fresh Food Industry This Month

1 hour 50 minutes ago - Forbes
JD.com, the China online e-commerce site led by billionaire Liu Qiangdong, was the lead investor in a $70 million round of new financing for FruitDay,...

Switzerland Publishes Tax Evader List

1 hour 36 minutes ago - Forbes
Even the Swiss government is naming names, as the global hunt for tax evasion continues

Pharma Trumps All Healthcare Sectors In Executive Compensation

1 hour 35 minutes ago - Forbes
few weeks ago someone posted the annual compensation of a single healthcare CEO in a social media forum. I forget which CEO and which forum, but I've...

Asia Stocks: Latest Quotes

3 hours 13 minutes ago - Fox Business
Here are the latest trading levels for Asia's major stock markets: Tokyo (Nikkei Average ) up 0.1% ; Hong Kong (Hang Seng Index ) up 1.4% ; Shanghai (...

Scaling Customer Experience In The Sharing Economy

3 hours 23 minutes ago - Forbes
I take UberX to the train station for work. I bought my wedding veil off of Etsy. I hired a TaskRabbit to paint our walls. I’ve stayed in AirBNBs i...

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Fashion

I Was a Proud Non-Breeder. Then I Changed My Mind.

Yesterday - The Cut
Twelve years ago, I penned an essay for a Salon series called “To Breed or Not to Breed,” about the decision to have children or not. It began thi...

Meet the Pair Who Just Won the Fashion Lottery

Yesterday - The Cut
The LVMH Prize for Young Fashion Designers was announced last week, and London-based duo Marta Marques and Paulo Almeida of Marques’Almeida took hom...

Lauren's Multicolored, Multi-Textured Summer Sandals

Yesterday - Fashionista
They're on sale, too

Astrology GIFs for the Week of May 25, 2015

Yesterday - The Cut
The heavens favor love, friendship, creativity, and romance on Thursday, May 28. A peace-loving Libra moon aspects the sun, Mars, and Mercury on this...

9 Makeup Artists to Follow on Instagram

Yesterday - Fashionista
Punch it up with Alex Box, Robin Black and Wayne Goss

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Food

North Carolina Pulled-Pork Barbecue

2 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Gourmet

Grilled Bread Salad With Sweet Peppers and Onions

3 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

Kale Caesar Salad with Creamy Parmesan Dressing

4 days ago - Simply Recipes
Everyone loves a good caesar salad. It’s all about the garlic, the parmesan, the crisp romaine lettuce, and crunchy garlicky croutons, right? Well,...

Grilled Asian Chicken With Bok Choy, Shitake Mushrooms, and Radishes

4 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

Fingerling Potato Salad

5 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

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Games

Chevy still has 6,000 unsold last-gen Volt hybrids

1 hour 19 minutes ago - Joystiq
The 2016 Chevy Volt promises to be a much better hybrid than its predecessor, with a lower price and better performance... and unfortunately for GM, t...

Capcom Announces Resident Evil 0 HD Remaster For PS4, Xbox One, PC, and Last-Gen Consoles

2 hours 59 minutes ago - Gamespot
Capcom has announced Resident Evil Zero HD Remaster (Biohazard 0 HD Remaster in Japan), a high-definition remake of 2002's GameCube-exclusive Resident...

Audi's R8 e-tron electric supercar can now drive itself

Yesterday - Joystiq
Slowly but surely, Audi is getting closer to realizing Will Smith's wildly futuristic motor from I, Robot. At CES Asia, the company has revealed an up...

2K Teases New Game "Advent"

Yesterday - Gamespot
2K Games has revealed more details on an upcoming game announcement. Earlier today, the publisher posted a GIF on Twitter that starts with a shot of a...

Samsung's Iron Man edition Galaxy S6 Edge lacks J.A.R.V.I.S.

Yesterday - Joystiq
With Samsung being an active promoter of Marvel's latest Avengers movie, it's no surprise to see the tech giant releasing some sort of special edition...

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Health

Man With Lassa Fever Dies in U.S. After Liberia Trip

Yesterday - MSNBC Health
A New Jersey man died Monday evening after been diagnosed with Lassa fever — a frightening infectious disease from West Africa that is rarely seen i...

Staying Safe In The Water

Yesterday - MSNBC Health
Swimming season is back, and along with it the dangers posed by the water. NBC's Erika Edwards reports

The Breathing Trick That Puts You to Sleep in Seconds

Yesterday - Yahoo Health
Warm milk, lavender oil, and counting sheep — we’ve all tried them

Tips for Preventing Dog Bites

Yesterday - Health
MONDAY, May 25, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Dog bites are a serious public health issue, but many are preventable, experts say. About 4.7 million Americ...

Would You Move To A New City To Look For Love? Here's What Happened When I Did

Yesterday - Yahoo Health
When looking for a relationship it’s less about luck, and more about attitude

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Humor

Comic for May 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

The 4 Best Zombie Tactics (For Getting Yourself Killed)

2 days ago - Cracked
By Winston Rowntree,Alex Schmidt Published: May 25th, 2015 

5 Popular Disney Movies With Bizarrely Gruesome Origins

2 days ago - Cracked
By Jillian Karger Published: May 25th, 2015 

23 Bizarre Demands Celebrities Have Made Behind The Scenes

2 days ago - Cracked
By CRACKED Readers Published: May 25th, 2015 

If Age Of Ultron Was 10 Times Shorter And Way More Honest

2 days ago - Cracked
By The Editing Room Published: May 25th, 2015 

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Movies

Jurassic World Trivia and Fun Facts

Yesterday - Coming Soon
The highly-anticipated sequel hits the big screen on June 12 The post Jurassic World Trivia and Fun Facts appeared first on ComingSoon.net

Spielberg + New Footage in 'Jurassic World: An Inside Look' Video

Yesterday - First Showing
"Just like taking a stroll through the woods… 65 million years ago." Universal is going all out! Not only putting John Hammond's voice in one of the...

Editorial: How the Original 'Star Wars' Redefined the Blockbuster

Yesterday - First Showing
As Star Wars – the original film, A New Hope – turns 38 this year (it opened May 25th, 1977), it's hard to imagine a time when Star Wars wasn't an...

Steven Spielberg Takes You Behind the Scenes of Jurassic World!

Yesterday - Coming Soon
"To see Jurassic World come to life is like seeing Jurassic Park come true," says Steven Spielberg The post Steven Spielberg Takes You Behind the Scen...

Stephen King’s IT Loses Director Cary Fukunaga

Yesterday - Coming Soon
The New Line adaptation was scheduled to begin production in three weeks The post Stephen King’s IT Loses Director Cary Fukunaga appeared first on C...

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Music

The Growing Process - Dizzy Wright

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
The Growing Process Dizzy Wright Release Date: May 22, 2015 Total Songs: 16 Genre: Hip-Hop Price: $10.99 Copyright ℗ 2015 Funk Volume, LLC

21 - Single - Hunter Hayes

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
21 - Single Hunter Hayes Release Date: May 21, 2015 Total Songs: 1 Genre: Country Price: $1.29 Copyright ℗ 2015 Atlantic Recording Corporation for t...

Tomorrow Is for Dreamers (Remastered) - Single - Mac Miller

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Tomorrow Is for Dreamers (Remastered) - Single Mac Miller Release Date: May 21, 2015 Total Songs: 1 Genre: Traditional Pop Price: $0.99 Copyright ℗...

Dear Future Husband - Single - Power Music Workout

3 days ago - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Dear Future Husband - Single Power Music Workout Release Date: May 20, 2015 Total Songs: 2 Genre: Fitness & Workout Price: $2.58 Copyright ℗ 2015 Po...

Can You Feel It - Single - Power Music Workout

3 days ago - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Can You Feel It - Single Power Music Workout Release Date: May 20, 2015 Total Songs: 2 Genre: Fitness & Workout Price: $2.58 Copyright ℗ 2015 Power...

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News

Mental health will take focus in theater shooting trial

1 hour 5 minutes ago - Yahoo News
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Prosecutors in the Colorado theater shooting trial say they are moving closer toward the heart of their case: whether James...

Channeling Batman, Versailles: Macau's new wave of resorts

1 hour 2 minutes ago - Yahoo News
MACAU (AP) — Macau is doubling down even as the odds change. The world's casino capital this week welcomes the first of a new wave of lavish casino...

Local media: Several Kenyan police officers killed in ambush

49 minutes ago - Yahoo News
KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Several Kenyan police officers were killed in an attack Monday night by suspected Somali militants in the northeastern Gariss...

Around 25 Kenyan police killed in al Shabaab attacks

42 minutes ago - Yahoo News
Al Shabaab gunmen killed around 25 Kenyan police on Monday, ambushing some officers in a village in the east of the country after others died when the...

Zimbabweans go hungry as drought hammers southern Africa

37 minutes ago - Yahoo News
By MacDonald Dzirutwe SIYAGIJIMA, Zimbabwe (Reuters) - Even in the best of times, life is harsh in Siyagijima, a desolate village in southwest Zimbabw...

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Politics

John Murphy, Staten Island Congressman Convicted in Abscam Sting, Dies at 88

1 hour 20 minutes ago - New York Times Politics
Mr. Murphy, a Democrat, was one of seven members of Congress found guilty of taking illicit payoffs in the Abscam operation videotaped by the F.B.I

First Draft: The Clintons March In Memorial Day Parade in Chappaqua, N.Y.

Yesterday - New York Times Politics
It was the couple’s first joint public appearance since Mrs. Clinton declared her candidacy for president

Iran Judge Closes Reporter’s Trial, Ignoring Pleas for Transparency

Yesterday - New York Times Politics
Jason Rezaian, the Washington Post reporter in Tehran accused of espionage, will appear at his trial on Tuesday accompanied only by his lawyer

Cleveland Reaches Settlement With Justice Department Over Police Conduct

Yesterday - New York Times Politics
Federal authorities had cited a pattern of unconstitutional policing and excessive use of force in a report on the Cleveland Division of Police

Debunking the Benghazi myths

Yesterday - Politico
It's clear pundits don't understand intelligence work

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Pop Culture

Stars Share Special Messages for Memorial Day

Yesterday - ETOnline
See what Hollywood’s biggest celebs are posting to commemorate this day of reflection and honor

Josh Groban on his Nerd Bond with Girlfriend Kat Dennings: We Talk About Monty Python

1 hour 28 minutes ago - ETOnline
The award-winning singer sat down with Ellen and revealed that he and Kat share a love of all things nerdy

'New Girl' Star Max Greenfield is 'Checking in' to 'American Horror Story: Hotel'

2 hours 10 minutes ago - ETOnline
The 'New Girl' actor will be joining the cast the fifth season of 'American Horror Story.'

Paddleboarder Calls Himself 'Blessed' After Videoing A Shark Lurking Underneath Him… But Not For The Reason You Think!

3 hours 21 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
Most people would be terrified to see this, but not Danny Reid. The paddleboarder was enjoying his Saturday in the water off the coast in Huntington B...

Chelsea Handler Gets Naked

Yesterday - ETOnline

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Science

SURE Construction: Floor Framing

Yesterday - Pop Sci
-- We are excited to have started building the SURE HOUSE in a parking lot on the campus of Stevens Institute of Technology in Hoboken New Jersey. “...

These Paper Airplanes Will Blow Your Mind

Yesterday - Pop Sci
John Collins, also known as The Paper Airplane Guy, holds the world record for longest-distance paper airplane flight. Not content with distance, he a...

May 28 Should Henceforth Be Known As Thales Day

Yesterday - Pop Sci
Thousands of Chicagoans will take to the streets next week to celebrate the 2,600th anniversary of science. Obviously it’s pretty hard to pin down...

Watch This Superfast Raider Helicopter Take Its First Flight

4 days ago - Pop Sci
Early this morning in West Palm Beach, Florida, a brand-new helicopter took its first flight. Made by Sikorsky, the S-97 Raider is designed as a futur...

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T.V.

The Bachelorette's Chris Harrison: Kupah Took a Ginormous Dump on Kaitlyn's Night

Yesterday - TV Guide
Kaitlyn may have been chosen as the Bachelorette, but the recently rejected Britt has already got a boyfriend!On The Bachelorette's third episode, the...

Box Office: Tomorrowland Disappoints in Debut

Yesterday - TV Guide
Tomorrowlandhad a disappointing debut at the box office over the slow Memorial Day holiday weekend, but still managed to finish in first place.The Dis...

Mega Buzz: Who's Replacing Kalinda on The Good Wife?

Yesterday - TV Guide
Lockhart, Agos & Lee needs a new private investigator now that Kalinda has left The Good Wife, but will it actually get one?As previously announced, B...

B.B. King's Daughters Claim He Was Poisoned

Yesterday - TV Guide
B.B. King's death is being investigated as a homicide, The Associated Press reports.Two of King's daughters claim that the blues legend died on May 14...

Max Greenfield Joins American Horror Story: Hotel

Yesterday - TV Guide
Max Greenfield is the latest addition to the cast of American Horror Story: Hotel.Series creator Ryan Murphy shared the news on Twitter Sunday, and hi...

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Technology

Computers to heat your home? Startup Nerdalize distributes server farms to Dutch residences

1 hour 23 minutes ago - Venture Beat
Most discussions of alternative energy tend to focus on natural sources, such as wind and solar. Perhaps it’s fitting that we tend to look to nature...

Indian E-commerce Giant Snapdeal Acquires MartMobi To Build Its Mobile Platform

1 hour 16 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 Snapdeal, one of the largest e-commerce players in India, has snapped up MartMobi for an undisclosed amount. Based in Hyderabad, Martmobi helped ven...

Chevy still has 6,000 unsold last-gen Volt hybrids

1 hour 19 minutes ago - Engadget
The 2016 Chevy Volt promises to be a much better hybrid than its predecessor, with a lower price and better performance... and unfortunately for GM, t...

Audi's R8 e-tron electric supercar can now drive itself

Yesterday - Engadget
Slowly but surely, Audi is getting closer to realizing Will Smith's wildly futuristic motor from I, Robot. At CES Asia, the company has revealed an up...

Finding the right metrics to rate your security

Yesterday - Venture Beat
GUEST: Anyone who went to business school leaves with a single lesson drilled into them — everything should be measurable. In business, if you’re...

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U.S.

With 5 teams in NCAAs, cold-weather Big Ten baseball hot now

57 minutes ago - US News
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — As usual, the SEC, ACC and Pac-12 had the most teams make the NCAA baseball tournament. Right behind those warm-weather conferenc...

FRENCH OPEN LOOKAHEAD: Nadal, Djokovic finally get started

1 hour 17 minutes ago - US News
PARIS (AP) — Two most-talked-about men at this year's French Open, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic, finally play their first matches on Tuesday

Local media: Several Kenyan police officers killed in ambush

1 hour 6 minutes ago - US News
KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Local media in Kenya are reporting that several Kenyan police officers have been killed in an attack by suspected Somali mili...

Mental health will take focus in theater shooting trial

1 hour 5 minutes ago - US News
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Prosecutors in the Colorado theater shooting trial say they are moving closer toward the heart of their case: whether James...

Channeling Batman, Versailles: Macau's new wave of resorts

1 hour 3 minutes ago - US News
MACAU (AP) — Macau is doubling down even as the odds change. The world's casino capital this week welcomes the first of a new wave of lavish casino...

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World

At least 20 Kenyan police killed in suspected al-Shabaab attack

42 minutes ago - Guardian
Police reportedly ambushed by gunmen in Yumbis village as they went to the rescue of colleagues wounded when their vehicle hit a landmineAt least 20 K...

Euro hit by fears Greece will miss IMF repayment - live updates

21 minutes ago - Guardian
All the latest economic and financial news, as talks between Greece and her creditors resume in BrusselsIntroduction: Greek officials to meet lenders...

Home or away – is student accommodation becoming a luxury?

1 hour 23 minutes ago - Guardian
With the price of university halls or digs doubling in a decade, we look at the pros and cons of living with your parents while studyingApplying to un...

Why are TV writers fawning over royalty?

1 hour 23 minutes ago - Guardian
A slew of upcoming dramas on monarchs past and present all steer clear of controversy and complexityBy tradition, the British royal family is guarante...

Four legs good: a history of photographing animals – in pictures

1 hour 23 minutes ago - Guardian
Lolcats might be a very modern fixation, but humans have been photographing animals ever since we invented the camera. From Eadweard Muybridge’s gal...

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Live News

How A Hong Kong Not-For-Profit Is Helping The Private Sector Fight Human Trafficking - Forbes
Human trafficking often arises when an acute need for labor intersects with extreme poverty. The Rohingya crisis presents an opportunity for the busin...

In War For Talent, India's Top E-commerce Startups Are Raiding Silicon Valley - Forbes
India’s thriving homegrown e-commerce startups are increasingly trekking to the Silicon Valley in search of top-notch talent. This heralds the reve...

Mental health will take focus in theater shooting trial - Yahoo News
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Prosecutors in the Colorado theater shooting trial say they are moving closer toward the heart of their case: whether James...

Channeling Batman, Versailles: Macau's new wave of resorts - Yahoo News
MACAU (AP) — Macau is doubling down even as the odds change. The world's casino capital this week welcomes the first of a new wave of lavish casino ...

Local media: Several Kenyan police officers killed in ambush - Yahoo News
KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Several Kenyan police officers were killed in an attack Monday night by suspected Somali militants in the northeastern Gariss...

Around 25 Kenyan police killed in al Shabaab attacks - Yahoo News
Al Shabaab gunmen killed around 25 Kenyan police on Monday, ambushing some officers in a village in the east of the country after others died when the...