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Monday, April 21, 2014

Flyers Overcome Two-Goal Deficit to Beat Rangers

7 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
It seems only appropriate that Philadelphia ended its nine-game losing streak at Madison Square Garden in dramatic fashion

Biden heads to Ukraine as tensions rise

8 minutes ago - Yahoo News
WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden is heading to Ukraine to meet with leaders of the turbulent country

Aldridge leads Blazers over Rockets 122-120 in OT

8 minutes ago - Yahoo News
HOUSTON (AP) — LaMarcus Aldridge was playing on another level Sunday night and had the emotional intensity to match the best performance of his care...

High court to hear dispute about TV over Internet

8 minutes ago - Yahoo News
WASHINGTON (AP) — Thirty years after failing to convince the Supreme Court of the threat posed by home video recordings, big media companies are bac...

 

Flyers Overcome Two-Goal Deficit to Beat Rangers

7 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
It seems only appropriate that Philadelphia ended its nine-game losing streak at Madison Square Garden in dramatic fashion

Asian stocks mixed after holiday weekend

7 minutes ago - Yahoo News
BEIJING (AP) — Asian stocks were mixed Monday in light trading after Japan reported a jump in its trade deficit and investors looked ahead to econom...

Higher costs pressured businesses in 1st quarter

7 minutes ago - Yahoo News
NEW YORK (AP) — Rising costs for materials and labor appear to be pressuring businesses, according to a quarterly survey from the National Associati...

Biden heads to Ukraine as tensions rise

8 minutes ago - Yahoo News
WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden is heading to Ukraine to meet with leaders of the turbulent country

 

Business

Is There A Link Between Prostate Cancer And Chronic Inflammation?

54 minutes ago - Forbes
Based on data from a new study from the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center, men who demonstrate evidence of chronic inflammation seen in prostate bio...

China Warns of Rising Risks From 'P2P' Lending

57 minutes ago - Wall Street Journal
China warned of rising default risks from online credit platforms just as the economy slows and cash-strapped borrowers struggle to repay

Previewing A 'Juicy' Supreme Court Case On Food Labeling Regulation

54 minutes ago - Forbes
A Supreme Court battle between rival juice manufacturers could reshape how we regulate food and drink names and labels

It's Not A Bubble Until It's Officially Denied, New Zealand Edition

1 hour 30 minutes ago - Forbes
Why New Zealand's official bubble denial is no different than Ben Bernanke's bubble denial in 2005

Japan posts largest-ever trade deficit

3 hours 8 minutes ago - Financial Times
$134bn gap last fiscal year underscores wrenching structural shift for economy long renowned as an export powerhouse

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Fashion

Emma Stone Won the Red Carpet This Week

Yesterday - Fashionista
Plus: flawless looks from Chloe Moretz, Kate Bosworth and more

The Look Book: Rafael Viñoly, Architect, and Diana Viñoly, Interior Designer

Yesterday - The Cut
Well, this is funny if not entirely a coincidence: Your son Lucas, a photographer for this magazine, shot you. Does he take lots of photos of you two?...

Zoella on Being \"Queen of Haul Vloggers,\" Her Teenage Fans, and More

Yesterday - The Cut
Zoella.co.uk Age: 24 YouTube followers: 4.4M The haul video is the girlie answer to the tech world’s unboxing videos: a wildly popular YouTube niche...

Meet Mike the Ruler, 13-Year-Old Instagram Fashion Star

Yesterday - The Cut
@miketheruler Age: 13 Instagram Followers: 5,271 The first photo of Mike the Ruler that really made clear what was going on with him appeared on his I...

Why Cara Delevingne Is the Only Truly Modern Supermodel

Yesterday - The Cut
Depending on the way you Google Cara Delevingne, you might wind up with striking, glamorous fashion photos of her walking in the Burberry show, or mop...

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Food

Brown Bag Chicken

3 hours 56 minutes ago - epicurious
Recipe from Epicurious

Eggs Mimosa with Artichoke Tapenade

3 days ago - Simply Recipes
So pretty!  Have you ever heard of eggs mimosa? Neither had I until my French sweetheart introduced me to them. They’re like deviled eggs, except t...

Arugula-Stuffed Leg of Lamb with Roasted Spring Vegetables

3 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Gourmet Live

Pea, Asparagus, and Fava Bean Salad

4 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

Thyme Honey Glazed Ham

5 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Gourmet

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Games

Stiq Figures, April 7 - 13: Best opening numbers edition

57 minutes ago - Joystiq
Welcome to Stiq Figures, where the sales data is after the break and the posts don't matter. If you're going to send me on a 30-plus hour adventur...

Minecraft grows a sweet tooth, turns into Candy Lan-uhh, Candycraft

Yesterday - Joystiq
If you don't celebrate Easter, you can still treat today like Candy Overload day! Once you start crashing from your sugar high, you can remain relativ...

Treasures of Montezuma: Arena to match up PS Vitas in Europe

Yesterday - Joystiq
Match-three puzzlers are a comfort food of sorts - the rules change a bit with each game, sure, but the core concept is the same: match up colors and...

Official Disney fan club says Disney Infinity 2.0 launches August 2014, then takes it back

Yesterday - Gamespot
The official Disney fan club D23 published a news brief earlier this week claiming that Disney Infinity 2.0, which will add Marvel’s super heroes to...

Splinter Cell Echoes launches as four-part comic series in July

Yesterday - Gamespot
Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell Echoes, a comic book originally released as part of a limited collector’s edition of Splinter Cell: Blacklist, will be pu...

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Health

Kids get codeine in ER despite risks, guidelines

2 hours 24 minutes ago - Yahoo Health
CHICAGO (AP) — Despite recommended limits on codeine use in children, the potent painkiller is prescribed for children in at least half a million em...

Despite Known Dangers, Docs Still Prescribe Codeine to Kids

3 hours 50 minutes ago - MSNBC Health
Doctors are still widely prescribing codeine for kids with coughs, colds and injuries, despite robust evidence that the ancient narcotic doesn’t wor...

Country singer and cancer survivor Kevin Sharp dies at 43

Yesterday - Yahoo Health
Kevin Sharp, who survived cancer as a teenager and went on to become a successful country music singer in the 1990s, died late Saturday, according to...

Marijuana fans pack 4/20 events in Colorado, Washington state

Yesterday - Yahoo Health
Thousands of marijuana enthusiasts gathered in Colorado and Washington state over the weekend for an annual celebration of cannabis culture with ralli...

Uta's marathon training tip of the day: Stick to your plan and have fun!

Yesterday - MSNBC Health
Uta Pippig is a marathon legend, the first woman to win three consecutive Boston marathons. As TODAY's Natalie Morales prepares to attempt her sixth m...

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Humor

Comic for April 21, 2014

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Comic for April 20, 2014

Yesterday - Dilbert Daily Strips
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5 Slapstick Failures by Modern Military Commanders

Yesterday - Cracked
By Jacopo della Quercia,Xavier Jackson Published: April 20th, 2014  There are certain jobs in the world where you just assume that the people doing...

The 4 Strangest Things Nobody Tells You About Life in China

Yesterday - Cracked
By Cezary Jan Strusiewicz,Michael Pearce Published: April 20th, 2014  You love kung pao chicken and Jackie Chan, and now, with so many jobs supposed...

23 Famous Games Made Horrifying With Better Graphics

Yesterday - Cracked
By CRACKED Readers Published: April 20th, 2014  A lot of video games these days are striving to be as realistic as possible. But what happens when y...

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Movies

Box Office Guru Wrapup: Captain America Triumphs Again

Yesterday - Rotten Tomatoes
This weekend, the Easter frame saw a menu of new releases debut but audiences still made the super hero juggernaut Captain America: The Winter Soldier...

NYC Opening of the Ghostbusters 30th Anniversary Traveling Art Show

Yesterday - First Showing
Last night, Saturday, April 19th, in New York City, just a few blocks from the Hook & Ladder 8 firehouse, Gallery 1988 opened the Ghostbusters 30th An...

Indie Trailer Sunday: Jeong-beom Lee's 'No Tears for the Dead' Teaser

Yesterday - First Showing
"Who... are you?" Today's indie trailer is the first official teaser for a kinetic South Korean action film titled No Tears for the Dead, from Jeong-b...

Box Office Results: Captain America Fights His Way To A Third Week at #1

Yesterday - Coming Soon
The ComingSoon.net Box Office Report has been updated with studio estimates for the weekend. Click here for the full box office estimates of the t...

New Cosplay Photos From WonderCon 2014!

Yesterday - Coming Soon
ComingSoon.net/ SuperHeroHype  is attending WonderCon 2014 at the Anaheim Convention Center and we now have a fourth batch of cosplay photos fo...

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Music

'Game Of Thrones': All The Biggest Moments On 'Breaker Of Chains'

Yesterday - MTV News
Jaime and Cersei participate in the most f--ked up moment the show has ever broadcast.By Alex Zalben Emilia Clarke in "Game of Thrones" Photo: H...

'Game Of Thrones': All The Biggest Moments On 'Breaker Of Chains'

Yesterday - MTV News
Jaime and Cersei participate in the most f--ked up moment the show has ever broadcast.By Alex Zalben Emilia Clarke in "Game of Thrones" Photo: H...

'Game Of Thrones': 7 Predictions For The Purple Wedding Aftermath

Yesterday - MTV News
After Joffrey's demise, what can we expect from the HBO fantasy series?By Josh Wigler Michiel Huisman on "Game of Thrones" Photo: HBO Warnin...

Look Again: Our 13 Favorite Movie Easter Eggs

Yesterday - MTV News
Can you spot them?By Kevin Sullivan and Kase Wickman Photo: Pixar This weekend, as many kids are roving around backyards hunting for plastic...

We Are One (Ole Ola) [The Official 2014 FIFA World Cup Song] [feat. Jennifer Lopez & Cláudia Leitte] [Olodum Mix] - Single - Pitbull

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
We Are One (Ole Ola) [The Official 2014 FIFA World Cup Song] [feat. Jennifer Lopez & Cláudia Leitte] [Olodum Mix] - Single Pitbull Release Date: Apri...

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News

BOSTON RUNS AGAIN Security tight as city hosts first race since bombing

Less than a minute ago - Fox News
VIDEO: Boston prepares for first marathon since bombing

Flyers Overcome Two-Goal Deficit to Beat Rangers

28 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
It seems only appropriate that Philadelphia ended its nine-game losing streak at Madison Square Garden in dramatic fashion

Asian stocks mixed after holiday weekend

Yesterday - Yahoo News
BEIJING (AP) — Asian stocks were mixed Monday in light trading after Japan reported a jump in its trade deficit and investors looked ahead to econom...

Higher costs pressured businesses in 1st quarter

3 hours 51 minutes ago - Yahoo News
NEW YORK (AP) — Rising costs for materials and labor appear to be pressuring businesses, according to a quarterly survey from the National Associati...

Biden heads to Ukraine as tensions rise

37 minutes ago - Yahoo News
WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden is heading to Ukraine to meet with leaders of the turbulent country

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Politics

Jeb Bush’s Rush to Make Money May Be Hurdle

Yesterday - New York Times Politics
Mr. Bush’s efforts to capitalize on his résumé and reputation have thrust him into situations that may prove challenging to explain should he moun...

Health Law Fund-Raising Is Detailed

Yesterday - New York Times Politics
A Government Accountability Office report discussed how the Obama administration raised money from outside groups to promote enrollment in health insu...

San Bernardino Battles Calpers Pension Demands

Yesterday - New York Times Politics
After having declared bankruptcy, San Bernardino wants to make a deal with Calpers to reduce the amount of money it owes into the system

A Rare G.O.P. Battle Forces an Incumbent to Look Left

Yesterday - New York Times Politics
In California, Art Moore’s bid for Representative Tom McClintock’s Fourth Congressional District seat has drawn anger from members of the Tea Part...

Pentagon Memo: Army’s Ban on Some Popular Hairstyles Raises Ire of Black Female Soldiers

Yesterday - New York Times Politics
Black women in the Army have criticized new regulations banning twists, dreadlocks and large cornrows as showing a lack of understanding about black h...

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Pop Culture

Lindsay Lohan Suffered Miscarriage This Year! Big Reveal On Finale Of Her OWN Reality Show!

2 hours 42 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
Lindsay Lohan's miscarriage confession! That's what viewers got Sunday night on the finale of the troubled starlet's OWN reality show! Talk about goin...

'Captain America' Victorious For The Third Time At The Box Office

Yesterday - ETOnline
Captain America: The Winter Soldier proved it's staying potential by securing the top spot in the weekend box office for a third time, beating its cin...

Jordin Sparks Clings Tight To Jason Derulo In Her Teeny Bikini! See Her AB-solutely Gorgeous Look HERE!

3 hours 55 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
We need her workout secrets! Jordin Sparks and her loverboy Jason Derulo were at the TAO Beach grand opening at The Venetian in Las Vegas on Saturday,...

Country Singer Kevin Sharp Dies

Yesterday - ETOnline
Country singer Kevin Sharp -- who previously survived a well-publicized battle with cancer -- has died at age 43. A message posted to Sharp's officia...

So Cute! Stars Share Adorable Easter Pics

Yesterday - Extra
It doesn’t get much cuter than stars dressing up their kids, dogs and sometimes themselves in bunny ears! See how celebrities like Jennifer Lopez, M...

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Science

Over Meal Of Whale Meat, Japan Announces Plan To Restart "Scientific" Whaling In Antarctica

3 days ago - Pop Sci
Harpooned whale A whale captured by the Yushin Maru, a Japanese harpoon vessel, in February 2008. Customs and Border Protection Service, Commonwea...

NASA Cargo Launches to Space Station aboard SpaceX Resupply Mission

3 days ago - NASA
Nearly 2.5 tons of NASA science investigations and cargo are on the way to the International Space Station (ISS) aboard SpaceX's Dragon spacecraft

An Invisible Barn And Other Amazing Images From This Week

3 days ago - Pop Sci
Invisible Barn What do you get when you wrap a barn in mylar? You get nothing. stpmj via Co.Design

Russia Ships The World's First Load of Offshore Arctic Oil

3 days ago - Pop Sci
Oil Be There The Prirazlomnoye offshore drilling platform, in the Pechora Sea above the Arctic circle, began extracting oil in December 2013, and lo...

Smart Rear-View Mirror Sees Through The Stuff Piled In Your Back Seat

3 days ago - Pop Sci
Nissan Smart Rear-View Mirror Corinne Iozzio A rear-view mirror is only useful if you can see out of the back of your car -- something, it happens...

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T.V.

Game of Thrones Power Shift: Tyrion Is Under Arrest; Daario Passes the Test

Yesterday - TV Guide
On Sunday's Game of Thrones, Tyrion once again found himself in less than spacious quarters... Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Aidan Gille...

Neil Patrick Harris Curses at Fan During Hedwig Performance on Broadway

Yesterday - TV Guide
A recent performance of Hedwig and the Angry Inch on Broadway turned interactive when star Neil Patrick Harris became involved in an exchange with a f...

Watch My Show: Granite Flats' Scott Swofford Answers Our Showrunner Survey

Yesterday - TV Guide
You probably haven't heard of BYUtv before, but the channel — operated by Brigham Young University — is found in more than 50 million households a...

Box Office: Captain America 2 Stays on Top

Yesterday - TV Guide
Captain America: The Winter Soldier topped the box office chart for the third straight weekend, earning $26.6 million over the Easter holiday, Box Off...

Which Bubble Shows Would You Save?

Yesterday - TV Guide
Do you want to see a romance play out between Patrick Jane (Simon Baker) and Teresa Lisbon (Robin Tunney) on The Mentalist? Have you not heard enough...

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Technology

Americans are optimistic about technology, except drones... and robots... and...

18 minutes ago - Engadget
If you asked the average American what they think about the coming crop of technologies, you'd probably get some generic optimism. According to a rece...

FIO Is A Simple, Attractive Time Zone Tracker

1 hour 8 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 One of the things I love about working with people all around the world is that I feel like an international woman of mystery. Unfortunately, by "my...

How a toy designer dreamed up the geek-friendly AeroPress coffee maker

2 hours 20 minutes ago - Engadget
The AeroPress is a deceptively simple device -- it's basically a coffee syringe. The quick brewing coffee maker sits somewhere between an espresso mac...

Samsung opens its own Innovation Museum, sketching the history of electronics

2 hours 57 minutes ago - Engadget
Before arriving at the Samsung Innovation Museum, I had an idea of what to expect: the Korean company shoehorning itself into every technological mile...

Square And Google Were Not In Acquisition Talks

2 hours 56 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 The WSJ is reporting tonight that payments company Square was in acquisition talks with Google. We're hearing from multiple sources close to both co...

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U.S.

Biden heads to Ukraine as tensions rise

37 minutes ago - US News
WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden is heading to Ukraine to meet with leaders of the turbulent country

Sharks take 2-0 series lead with 7-2 win vs. Kings

34 minutes ago - US News
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — The only similarity in the rematch of a tightly played seven-game series between Los Angeles and San Jose is that the home t...

After bombs, Boston Marathon under tight security

1 hour 53 minutes ago - US News
BOSTON (AP) — State and local officials are hoping for a safe but still enjoyable day for the 36,000 runners planning to participate in the Boston M...

FBI: 16-Year-Old Stows Away on California-Hawaii Flight

1 hour 46 minutes ago - ABC News
A 16-year-old boy from California hopped a fence at the San Jose Airport and snuck into the wheel well of a Hawaiian Airlines flight, stowing away for...

Cuba home woes endure despite real-estate reform

2 hours 23 minutes ago - US News
HAVANA (AP) — The residents of 308 Oquendo Street were jolted awake in the middle of the night by violent shaking and a noise that they likened to a...

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World

Kraft recalls 96,000lb of hot dogs

52 minutes ago - BBC
Kraft Foods is recalling 96,000lb (43,545kg) of its Oscar Mayer hot dogs in the US because they may have been sold in the wrong packaging

Boy survives flight in wheel well

50 minutes ago - BBC
A 16-year-old boy survives an extraordinary journey hidden in the wheel well of a five-hour flight from California to Hawaii

Vince Cable presses ahead with public register on company ownership

2 hours 57 minutes ago - Guardian
Business secretary brushes off warnings from CBI and Law Society over plan to tackle 'darker side of capitalism'The business secretary, Vince Cable, h...

One in five teachers abused online by parents and pupils, survey says

2 hours 57 minutes ago - Guardian
Many teachers do not report abuse due to management failure in dealing with previous incidents, NASUWT study findsOne in five teachers have received a...

David Cameron accused of fostering division in UK

2 hours 57 minutes ago - Guardian
Prime minister's references to Britain as a Christian country have negative consequences, say campaignersMore than 50 prominent public figures includi...

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Live News

BOSTON RUNS AGAIN Security tight as city hosts first race since bombing - Fox News
VIDEO: Boston prepares for first marathon since bombing

Flyers Overcome Two-Goal Deficit to Beat Rangers - MSNBC Top Stories
It seems only appropriate that Philadelphia ended its nine-game losing streak at Madison Square Garden in dramatic fashion.

Asian stocks mixed after holiday weekend - Yahoo News
BEIJING (AP) — Asian stocks were mixed Monday in light trading after Japan reported a jump in its trade deficit and investors looked ahead to econom...

Higher costs pressured businesses in 1st quarter - Yahoo News
NEW YORK (AP) — Rising costs for materials and labor appear to be pressuring businesses, according to a quarterly survey from the National Associati...

Biden heads to Ukraine as tensions rise - Yahoo News
WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden is heading to Ukraine to meet with leaders of the turbulent country.

Aldridge leads Blazers over Rockets 122-120 in OT - Yahoo News
HOUSTON (AP) — LaMarcus Aldridge was playing on another level Sunday night and had the emotional intensity to match the best performance of his care...