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Friday, March 27, 2015

With 16 Million in Obamacare, Is the Repeal Debate Over?

1 minute ago - MSNBC Politics
The Republicans' intense focus on completely repealing the law is increasingly looking unrealistic by Perry Bacon Jr.

Jewelry, Clothing: DNA Experts Toil Over Victims' IDs

1 minute ago - MSNBC Top Stories
The grim task of recovering and identifying the 150 bodies intensified after relatives provided DNA samples

YouTube starts testing silky smooth, ultra HD video quality

4 minutes ago - Joystiq
YouTube introduced videos that play at 60 frames per second last year and ones viewable in 4K resolution in February. Now, the website is starting to... by Mariella Moon

Will Self on the meaning of skyscrapers – from the Tower of Babel to the Shard

9 minutes ago - Guardian
Skyscrapers are all too evidently phallic symbols, monuments to capitalism and icons of hubris. Yet Will Self can’t help but love them. He explores... by Will Self

 

With 16 Million in Obamacare, Is the Repeal Debate Over?

1 minute ago - MSNBC Politics
The Republicans' intense focus on completely repealing the law is increasingly looking unrealistic by Perry Bacon Jr.

Jewelry, Clothing: DNA Experts Toil Over Victims' IDs

1 minute ago - MSNBC Top Stories
The grim task of recovering and identifying the 150 bodies intensified after relatives provided DNA samples

YouTube starts testing silky smooth, ultra HD video quality

4 minutes ago - Joystiq
YouTube introduced videos that play at 60 frames per second last year and ones viewable in 4K resolution in February. Now, the website is starting to... by Mariella Moon

Leahy returns to 'Batman,' Ben Affleck says

6 minutes ago - CNN Politics
The upcoming Batman movie has a star-studded cast, featuring the likes of Ben Affleck, Amy Adams and Laurence Fishburne — but no star shines as bri...

 

Business

BlackBerry Swings to a Profit

28 minutes ago - Wall Street Journal
BlackBerry reported a surprise quarterly profit but revenue fell well short of expectations

Investigators Pursue Motive in Germanwings Crash

2 hours 10 minutes ago - New York Times Business
Prosecutors are examining several theories on why Andreas Lubitz apparently slammed the jet into a mountain, including that the crash was a suicide or...

Fed's Fischer Says Hedge Funds Deserve Greater Scrutiny

1 hour 22 minutes ago - Fox Business
Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer on Friday suggested that hedge funds deserve greater scrutiny from federal regulators

Varoufakis Resignation Rumor Denied By Greek Ministry Of Finance

56 minutes ago - Fox Business
A representative from the Greek Ministry of Finance on Friday rebuffed rumors that the country's finance minister Yanis Varoufakis is resigning

Internet Plus: Can Mobile Commerce Fuel China's Economy?

1 hour 54 minutes ago - Forbes
China?s online retail sales grew 49.7% to RMB 2.79 trillion last year, prompting Ma Jiantang, head of the National Bureau of Statistics, to comment: ?...

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Fashion

Vogue Permits Us to Glimpse the Cumberwedding

Yesterday - The Cut
After Anna Wintour gave Benedict Cumberbatch's nuptials her stamp of approval, we figured it wouldn't be long before we saw his new wife, Sophie Hunte...

Eliza's Favorite Cleansing Oil

Yesterday - Fashionista
Face wash o'clock is my favorite time of the day

January Jones Nails Dark Beauty in Prabal Gurung

Yesterday - Fashionista
Everyone loves a "Mad Men" premiere

18 Women on What Contractions Really Feel Like

Yesterday - The Cut
For me, one of the worst things about childbirth was not having any idea what it would feel like. How to imagine a whole new sensation, particularly...

The Straight, Youthful Eyebrows of Seoul

Yesterday - The Cut
For the Cut's Global Beauty week, we sent photographers around the world to find out what makes the women of one city look distinctive from those of a...

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Food

Almond-Crusted Trout with White Grits and Swiss Chard

7 hours 52 minutes ago - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

Crispy Hash Browns

Yesterday - Simply Recipes
My father, being of the solid German stock that he is, is naturally a connoisseur of all things potato. In particular he loves nothing more than very...

Flourless Pistachio Cake with Strawberry Meringue

Yesterday - epicurious
Recipe from Epicurious

Italian Parsley and Beet Salad

2 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Gourmet

Artichoke and Shrimp Risotto

2 days ago - Simply Recipes
Is it just me, or does everyone seem to be in a hurry these days? Sometimes I think in our mad dash to do everything and live life to the fullest, we...

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Games

YouTube starts testing silky smooth, ultra HD video quality

10 minutes ago - Joystiq
YouTube introduced videos that play at 60 frames per second last year and ones viewable in 4K resolution in February. Now, the website is starting to...

Hearthstone's Blackrock Mountain Release Date Confirmed

1 hour 19 minutes ago - Gamespot
Blackrock Mountain, the next Hearthstone adventure featuring 17 boss challenges and 31 new cards, will release worldwide from early April.The first of...

Google, Apple and others list demands for spying act changes

1 hour 22 minutes ago - Joystiq
The US Congress, Senate and White House may be torn on what to do with a key Patriot Act spying clause, set to expire on June 1st. But Google, Apple,...

Photos claiming to show the LG G4 leak online

3 hours 1 minute ago - Joystiq
The phone in these images look like the LG G3, but you might notice some subtle differences. That's because it could actually be pictures of the brand...

Carbon nanotubes made for planes can improve Parkinson's disease therapy

4 hours 25 minutes ago - Joystiq
When Rice University chemist Roberto Pasquali set out to to create strong and conductive carbon nanotube fibers, he had aerospace applications in mind...

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Health

The Secret To Remembering Names, Lists, And Why You Walked Into The Other Room

53 minutes ago - Yahoo Health
This man's memory tricks can help you remember your miles-long to-do list

Want To Up Your Fitness Game? Make Sure You Do This Outside Of The Gym

52 minutes ago - Yahoo Health
Ever heard of repatterning? Fitness and movement expert Kelly Starrett explains why you need incorporate it into your day-to-day

Obama Unveils Plan to Tackle Antibiotic Resistance

56 minutes ago - WebMD
The Obama administration is pledging to end the widespread practice of using antibiotics to promote the growth of animals that are raised for food in...

How to Make a Great Smoothie Without a Recipe

1 hour 22 minutes ago - Yahoo Health
Once you realize you don’t always need a recipe, you’ll make your favorite dishes a lot more often

Multiple Sclerosis: Planning for Your Future

7 hours 34 minutes ago - WebMD
Planning ahead, including for insurance and finances, is key when you have a chronic condition like multiple sclerosis (MS). Get tips to get started f...

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Humor

Comic for March 27, 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 Psychological Changes the Internet Forces On Your Brain

Yesterday - Cracked
By Adam Wears,Sam Jackson,Jacob Richardson Published: March 26th, 2015 

5 Insane Things I Learned Attempting to Contact the Dead

Yesterday - Cracked
By Adam Tod Brown Published: March 26th, 2015 

4 Ways the Suburban Dream Is About to Die

Yesterday - Cracked
By M. Asher Cantrell Published: March 26th, 2015 

20 Small Changes That Would Turn Great Movies Into Disasters

Yesterday - Cracked
By CRACKED Readers Published: March 26th, 2015 

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Movies

New Explosion Teaser for Mad Max: Fury Road

Yesterday - Coming Soon
Opening in 2D and 3D theaters on May 15 The post New Explosion Teaser for Mad Max: Fury Road appeared first on ComingSoon.net

Julia Louis-Dreyfus to Lead Fox Searchlight's 'Force Majeure' Remake

Yesterday - First Showing
Even though the Swedish drama Force Majeure wasn't eligible for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Film, it was still one of the best international of...

Julia Louis-Dreyfus Eyes American Force Majeure Remake

Yesterday - Coming Soon
Fox Searchlight is developing a new version of Ruben Östlund's critically acclaimed film The post Julia Louis-Dreyfus Eyes American Force Majeure Rem...

Matthew McConaughey to Headline The Billionaire’s Vinegar

Yesterday - Coming Soon
The Academy Award winner will star in an adaptation of Benjamin Wallace's nonfiction bestseller The post Matthew McConaughey to Headline The Billionai...

The New Trailer for J.K. Rowling’s The Casual Vacancy

Yesterday - Coming Soon
The HBO Miniseries/BBC adaptation of the global bestseller The post The New Trailer for J.K. Rowling’s The Casual Vacancy appeared first on ComingSo...

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Music

Bomba (Velly Remix) [feat. ZZ Ward] - Single - Angélique Kidjo

3 hours 28 minutes ago - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Bomba (Velly Remix) [feat. ZZ Ward] - Single Angélique Kidjo Release Date: March 24, 2015 Total Songs: 1 Genre: World Price: $0.99 Copyright ℗ 2015...

Stay Awake - Single - Vicci Martinez

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Stay Awake - Single Vicci Martinez Release Date: March 24, 2015 Total Songs: 1 Genre: Alternative Price: $0.99 Copyright ℗ 2015 Vicci Martinez

Sometimes I Sit and Think, And Sometimes I Just Sit - Courtney Barnett

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Sometimes I Sit and Think, And Sometimes I Just Sit Courtney Barnett Release Date: March 23, 2015 Total Songs: 11 Genre: Alternative Price: $7.99 Copy...

Can't Decide (Broadway Remix) - Single - Broadway

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Can't Decide (Broadway Remix) - Single Broadway Release Date: March 24, 2015 Total Songs: 1 Genre: Hip-Hop/Rap Price: $0.99 Copyright ℗ 2015 Paranoi...

Satellite (Radio Edit) - Single - Above & Beyond & OceanLab

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Satellite (Radio Edit) - Single Above & Beyond & OceanLab Release Date: March 24, 2015 Total Songs: 1 Genre: Trance Price: $1.29 Copyright ℗ 2015 An...

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News

Jewelry, Clothing: DNA Experts Toil Over Victims' IDs

18 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
The grim task of recovering and identifying the 150 bodies intensified after relatives provided DNA samples

Nigerian military claim to destroy Boko Haram headquarters

20 minutes ago - Yahoo News
ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria's military claims it has destroyed the headquarters of Boko Haram in Gwoza, a town in northeast Nigeria. It was not po...

AP NewsAlert

17 minutes ago - Yahoo News
BERLIN (AP) — German prosecutors: no evidence of political, religious background to Germanwings crash

The week in 41 photos

52 minutes ago - CNN Top Stories

How do you guard against a threat from pilots?

44 minutes ago - CNN Top Stories
Since the September 11 hijackings 14 years ago, improvements to aviation security have had a strong focus on keeping intruders out of the cockpit

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Politics

With 16 Million in Obamacare, Is the Repeal Debate Over?

9 minutes ago - MSNBC Politics
The Republicans' intense focus on completely repealing the law is increasingly looking unrealistic

Leahy returns to 'Batman,' Ben Affleck says

25 minutes ago - CNN Politics
The upcoming Batman movie has a star-studded cast, featuring the likes of Ben Affleck, Amy Adams and Laurence Fishburne — but no star shines as bri...

BIBI ALARMED...

10 minutes ago - Drudge Report
BIBI ALARMED...(Top headline, 7th story, link)Related stories:Western powers 'have withdrawn from positions'...Iran allowed to run nuke centrifuges at...

Arranged hookers for Secret Service...

10 minutes ago - Drudge Report
Arranged hookers for Secret Service...(First column, 9th story, link)Related stories:DEA had 'sex parties' in Colombia...Cartel-funded

LUFTHANSA KNEW ABOUT 'DEPRESSION'...

10 minutes ago - Drudge Report
LUFTHANSA KNEW ABOUT 'DEPRESSION'...(Second column, 3rd story, link)Related stories:KILLER IN THE COCKPIT...Passengers shrieked as co-pilot deliberate...

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Pop Culture

Rihanna Hits the Stripper Pole in 'BBHMM' Music Video Teaser

1 hour 42 minutes ago - ETOnline
Rihanna works hard for the money in her new video

Zayn Malik Breaks Silence: I Feel Like I Let One Direction Fans Down

2 hours 27 minutes ago - ETOnline
You have seen the last of this former boy band member

Hollywood's Hottest Bikini Bods

2 hours 53 minutes ago - ETOnline

From 'Idol' to Dr. Pepper? Justin Guarini Stars in Hilarious, Bizarre Ad for Diet Soda

4 hours 18 minutes ago - ETOnline
The singer, Broadway actor and former 'American Idol' star is the new, bizarre spokesman for Diet Dr. Pepper

Patti LaBelle Confirms She's Returning to 'Empire' in Season 2

4 hours 5 minutes ago - ETOnline
The iconic singer will appear once again in the next season of the hit Fox drama

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Science

Do Insects Get Stressed?

Yesterday - Pop Sci
Welcome to the third and final installment of my stress series, in which I ask whether the organisms I talk about the most on this blog—plants, micr...

NASA Asteroid Hunter Spacecraft Data Available to Public

Yesterday - NASA
Millions of images of celestial objects, including asteroids, observed by NASA's Near-Earth Object Wide-field Survey Explorer (NEOWISE) spacecraft now...

Folding Wings Help Drones Bounce Back After A Crash

Yesterday - Pop Sci
Airplane wings are rigid structures. They're great for wide open skies, but one bad collision with a wall or a tree branch and suddenly the flying mac...

Our Line Of Defense Against Sea Level Rise Is Melting Fast

Yesterday - Pop Sci
Antarctica is a frozen, beautiful continent, that might not be completely frozen for much longer. Just like the Arctic, Antarctica's ice shelves are d...

Harmful Blooms Of Algae Could Be Turned Into Biofuel

Yesterday - Pop Sci
Pollution in waterways can cause terrible algae blooms that choke out marine life and contaminate water supplies. In some places, the blooms are so bi...

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Sports

Norlander: Decision time for WSU's Marshall

4 hours 51 minutes ago - CBS Sports
Norlander: Decision time for WSU's Marshall

WVU's Miles after blowout: UK 'played great'

5 hours 15 minutes ago - ESPN
West Virginia freshman Daxter Miles Jr., who gained national renown Wednesday with his pregame assertion that No. 1 Kentucky would end Thursday night...

Elite 8 odds: Arizona favored vs. Wisconsin

4 hours 31 minutes ago - CBS Sports
Elite 8 odds: Arizona favored vs. Wisconsin

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T.V.

Grey's Anatomy: What Happened Between Derek and His Research Fellow?

Yesterday - TV Guide
Alright, Grey's Anatomy fans, after two weeks of wondering, let's cut to the chase: Did Derek (Patrick Dempsey) cheat on Meredith (Ellen Pompeo)? Ehh...

Look Who's Back! NBC Orders Coach Revival With Craig T. Nelson

Yesterday - TV Guide
Coach is getting back in the game. The network TV game, that is.To the surprise of many, NBC is reviving the beloved sports sitcom, TVGuide.com has co...

Mega Buzz: Get the Details on the Criminal Minds Spin-Off!

Yesterday - TV Guide
What brings Gary Sinise to the BAU?Criminal Minds will air the backdoor pilot for its spin-off on April 8, starring the former CSI: NY star as Jack Ga...

Pilot Inspector: Dissecting Grey's Anatomy, 10 Years Later

Yesterday - TV Guide
On March 27, 2005, Grey's Anatomy premiered and everything changed. OK, maybe not everything. But Shonda Rhimes gave us a whole new language, one of T...

VIDEO: Cate Blanchett Wins at Being a Celebrity in This Hilariously Awful Cinderella Interview

Yesterday - TV Guide
Breaking news alert: Cate Blanchett is apparently not a cat person.OK, truthfully, that might not be the case at all, but the actress put an end to a...

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Technology

Go Behind the Scenes of Mad Men’s Exquisite Set Design

52 minutes ago - Wired
A new exhibition at the Museum of the Moving Image in New York City lets Mad Men fans explore sets from the show. The post Go Behind the Scenes of Mad...

Absurd Creature of the Week: ‘Punk Rocker Frog’ Has Shape-Shifting Spikes and Teen Angst

52 minutes ago - Wired
The punk rocker frog changes the texture of its skin to better blend in with its surroundings, which is very weird for a vertebrate. The post Absurd C...

Facebook Messenger Now Has Apps. Here Are the Ones to Try

52 minutes ago - Wired
You've already got more Facebook Messenger power-up options than you likely need, so we sifted through pile to see which ones deserve a place in your...

What It’s Like to Watch Hodor DJ a ‘Rave of Thrones’

52 minutes ago - Wired
Inside the cosplay-rave Venn diagram that is a DJ set by Game of Thrones actor Kristian Nairn (aka Hodor). The post What It’s Like to Watch Hodor D...

How You Really Look While Taking That Selfie

52 minutes ago - Wired
One photo is never enough for tourists at Hong Kong's Avenue of Stars. The post How You Really Look While Taking That Selfie appeared first on WIRED

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U.S.

Chevron sells stake Australian refiner as energy prices fall

52 minutes ago - US News
Chevron plans to sell its 50 percent stake in the Australian oil refiner Caltex Australia Ltd. as energy prices continue to slide

Pentangle guitarist John Renbourn dies at 70

49 minutes ago - US News
LONDON (AP) — The masterful acoustic guitarist John Renbourn, a founding member of the Pentangle band in the 1960s, has died at his home in Scotland...

Should you worry about arsenic in California wine?

17 minutes ago - CNN US
A lawsuit claims that some budget California wines contain "dangerously high levels of inorganic arsenic," but winemakers say the suit is fearmongerin...

5 Tips for Arab Region University Students to Avoid Culture Shock

53 minutes ago - US News
Learning the local dialect can help ease a student's first cross-cultural experience in the Arab region

Syria's Assad says 'open' to dialogue with United States

1 hour 34 minutes ago - US News
BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian President Bashar Assad says he would be "open" to a dialogue with the United States, but that it must be "based on mutual respe...

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World

Why filthy literature should not be cleaned up

58 minutes ago - Guardian
The Clean Reader app, which removes profanities from ebooks, is an insult to readers and to languageThanks to reading my books to my father in bed, at...

'The super-rich don't vote in Nigeria': election in the land of rising inequality

56 minutes ago - Guardian
Over the last decade, the number of millionaires in Nigeria has soared by over 44% while absolute poverty has risen from 55% to 61%. Few expect the el...

Claims Met police covered up child abuse spark three more inquiries

49 minutes ago - Guardian
IPCC says it is now examining 17 allegations that investigations involving MPs, judges, celebrities, police, actors and religious figures were dropped...

Northern Ireland’s first Sunday home game to be met with religious protests

48 minutes ago - Guardian
• Religious groups call on IFA to boycott Finland fixture• Game is a ‘watershed moment in Ulster’s rejection of the Lord’s Day’Religious p...

Kay Burley v Jeremy Paxman: who won the style debate?

45 minutes ago - Guardian
Forget Miliband v Cameron. Of the two presenters, who looked better?Technically speaking, David Cameron won the #battlefornumber10 last night, dressed...

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Live News

With 16 Million in Obamacare, Is the Repeal Debate Over? - MSNBC Politics
The Republicans' intense focus on completely repealing the law is increasingly looking unrealistic.

Jewelry, Clothing: DNA Experts Toil Over Victims' IDs - MSNBC Top Stories
The grim task of recovering and identifying the 150 bodies intensified after relatives provided DNA samples.

Norlander: Decision time for WSU's Marshall - CBS Sports
Norlander: Decision time for WSU's Marshall

YouTube starts testing silky smooth, ultra HD video quality - Joystiq
YouTube introduced videos that play at 60 frames per second last year and ones viewable in 4K resolution in February. Now, the website is starting to ...

Leahy returns to 'Batman,' Ben Affleck says - CNN Politics
The upcoming Batman movie has a star-studded cast, featuring the likes of Ben Affleck, Amy Adams and Laurence Fishburne — but no star shines as bri...

BIBI ALARMED... - Drudge Report
BIBI ALARMED...(Top headline, 7th story, link)Related stories:Western powers 'have withdrawn from positions'...Iran allowed to run nuke centrifuges at...