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Thursday, October 23, 2014

Microsoft is doing great, thanks to Surface Pro 3 and Office 365

Less than a minute ago - Engadget
The cloud has been a solid source of income for Microsoft, and while the company is still in the middle of a huge transition, the future is looking br... by Edgar Alvarez

Parents Back Teen Accused of Plotting to Kill Them

4 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
Michigan authorities say 15-year-old girl and her 23-year-old boyfriend plotted to kill her entire family. WDIV's Lauren Podell reports by Tracy Connor

Microsoft profit dips on charges, while sales jump

5 minutes ago - Reuters
SEATTLE (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp said on Thursday fiscal first-quarter profit fell 13 percent as it took a $1.1 billion charge related to mass layof...

Russian captured in Afghanistan to face terrorism charges in U.S.

5 minutes ago - Reuters
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A Russian captured while fighting with militants in Afghanistan and held by the U.S. military there, will be flown to the Unite...

 

Video of Ottawa attack released

Less than a minute ago - BBC
Authorities in Canada release video showing the moments before a lone gunman stormed into Canada's parliament and was shot dead by police

Microsoft is doing great, thanks to Surface Pro 3 and Office 365

Less than a minute ago - Engadget
The cloud has been a solid source of income for Microsoft, and while the company is still in the middle of a huge transition, the future is looking br... by Edgar Alvarez

This Fox News Host Thinks Single Women Should Stick To Tinder — Not Voting

1 minute ago - MTV News
Fox's Kimberly Guilfoyle thinks young, single women are incapable of voting correctly by Brenna Ehrlich

How Did Big Sean Get Kanye West, DJ Mustard And DJ Dahi To Produce ‘IDFWU’? Let Him Explain

1 minute ago - MTV News
Big Sean explains how he got Kanye West, DJ Mustard, DJ Dahi and Key Wayne on the same beat by Nadeska Alexis

 

Business

Microsoft Unveils Fiscal First-Quarter Beat

57 minutes ago - Fox Business
The tech giant booked beats on both the top and bottom lines in the company's fiscal first-quarter, sending shares 1.5% higher in extended trade

Microsoft Co-founder Paul Allen Ups Ebola-fighting Pledge To $100 Mln

49 minutes ago - Fox Business
Microsoft Corp. co-founder and philanthropist Paul G. Allen said Thursday he will commit at least $100 million to the fight against Ebola

Possible Ebola Patient Taken To Hospital In N.Y.

44 minutes ago - Fox Business
A doctor who traveled back to New York from an Ebola-stricken region was rushed to the city's Bellevue Hospital Thursday to see if he's been infected...

Fed To Stress Test Banks For 60% Stock Market Dive, $110 Oil

35 minutes ago - Fox Business
The Federal Reserve will put banks through a stress test where the unemployment rate jumps to 10%, the stock market dives by 60%, and oil prices reach...

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Fashion

Like Father, Like Daughter: Tyler Ellis Is Making a Name For Herself in the Fashion World

1 hour 5 minutes ago - Fashionista
The daughter of the late Perry Ellis has developed a wholly original line of luxury handbags -- and buyers are buying

Learn All About the Denim Industry at Our Los Angeles Conference

57 minutes ago - Fashionista
Our panel of experts explain how L.A. became the world's designer denim hub

The Gay Hip-Hop Club Night Jay Z Probably Doesn’t Know He Inspired

50 minutes ago - The Cut
Next time Jay Z visits London, he should swing by Shoreditch’s Ace Hotel for the club night that he unwittingly inspired: a gay hip-hop party called...

Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski Got a Big Promotion

1 hour 8 minutes ago - The Cut
For their excellence in second-string commenting and sartorial superiority during the Sochi games, Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski have been made NBC's...

RISD Street Style: Wigs and Monochrome Outfits

1 hour 19 minutes ago - The Cut
Throughout this week, the Cut explores college life, from politics and identity to parties, sex, and style. With so many college campuses awash with c...

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Food

Ghostly Chocolate-Nut Bark

16 hours 34 minutes ago - epicurious
Recipe from Epicurious

Chicken and Dumplings with Mushrooms

Yesterday - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

Pumpkin Gruyère Gratin with Thyme

2 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Epicurious

Pork and Squash Stew with Chiles

3 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

Classic Baked Acorn Squash

4 days ago - Simply Recipes
Always a favorite at our Thanksgiving table is baked acorn squash. They’re so easy! The hardest part is cutting the squash in half—you need a sha...

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Games

Watch Today's Nintendo Smash Bros. Wii U Live Stream Here

32 minutes ago - Gamespot
Nintendo announced earlier this month that they'll be revealing "50 new things" coming to Super Smash Bros. on Wii U, and you can watch that presentat...

Dragon Age: Inquisition Has Some Bizarre Sex Talk

50 minutes ago - Gamespot
With Dragon Age: Inquisition's release now less than a month away, the game's ESRB rating has been posted, and it's a doozy. Via Kotaku, the role-play...

We Check Out The New Maps in Dead or Alive Last Round

47 minutes ago - Gamespot
Team Ninja Creative Director Tom Lee talks about the two new stages in DOA 5 Last Round as well as game mechanics and more

Joystiq Discussion: Will you get a new console this fall?

35 minutes ago - Joystiq
One year later and the current crop of gaming machines are looking a whole heck of a lot different than they did in the fall of 2013. Mealy launch exc...

PS4's Major 2.0 Update Arrives Next Week With Share Play, Themes, and Custom Soundtracks

1 hour 16 minutes ago - Gamespot
The next system update for PlayStation 4, v2.00, will be released next Tuesday, October 28, Sony announced today.This is a major update for the system...

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Health

Airborne Transmission of Ebola Highly Unlikely, Experts Say

19 minutes ago - WebMD
No threat foreseen from public sniffles, coughs

New York Checks Suspected Ebola Patient

49 minutes ago - MSNBC Health
A health care worker who recently returned from West Africa is being isolated and checked for Ebola virus at New York’s Bellevue Hospital

Recalled Supplements Could Still Be on Store Shelves, Study Finds

1 hour 19 minutes ago - Health
Getty Images By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, Oct. 22, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Two-thirds of dietary supplements recalled by the U.S...

5 Ways to Deal With the End of Daylight Savings Time

56 minutes ago - Health
Getty Images If you’ve been starting your day in near-total darkness each morning, relief is in sight: November 2 marks the end of Daylight Savings...

You Can Totally Master This Tough Yoga Pose

1 hour 37 minutes ago - Health
I’ll admit it: Taking on a challenging yoga posture can be quite frightening. I remember the first time I balanced myself on my hands—I thought I...

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Humor

The 17 Most Unintentionally Funny Moments in Scary Movies

8 hours 35 minutes ago - Cracked
By CRACKED Readers Published: October 23rd, 2014  Horror movies are supposed to scare us into a new pair of pants. Sometimes, though the horror inex...

5 Real-Life Horror Movies Deleted from Your History Books

8 hours 35 minutes ago - Cracked
By Jacopo della Quercia Published: October 23rd, 2014  Do you think you can take horror, friend? Do you think you've seen all there is to see becaus...

4 Creepy Conspiracy Theories That Need to Be Horror Movies

8 hours 35 minutes ago - Cracked
By Pauli Poisuo Published: October 23rd, 2014  There are several ways to deal with conspiracy theories and urban legends. You can give them a long l...

5 Bizarrely Specific Trends in Old Video Game Cover Art

8 hours 35 minutes ago - Cracked
By Luis Prada Published: October 23rd, 2014  You don't need to go to business school to learn how to business. Just follow the one rule all video ga...

17 Creepy Photos That Prove History Was Haunted

8 hours 35 minutes ago - Cracked
By Mark Hill Published: October 23rd, 2014  It's time for your annual reminder that the past is haunted by horrors that would like nothing better th...

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Movies

Jena Malone's Mystery Batman v Superman Role on This Week's Most Craved

1 hour 35 minutes ago - Coming Soon
Although we're still not certain who she's playing, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire star Jena Malone is reuniting with Sucker Punch director Zach Snyd...

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies Debuts an International Poster!

58 minutes ago - Coming Soon
A new international poster The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies is here and viewable in the gallery below!

Adam McKay Teases That He May Direct a Movie for Marvel Studios

1 hour 41 minutes ago - First Showing
Comedy director Adam McKay has already gotten his foot in the door at Marvel Studios by doing a rewrite at the last minute on their Phase Three film A...

Production Begins on The 5th Wave, Starring Chloe Grace Moretz

2 hours 18 minutes ago - Coming Soon
Principal photography has commenced on the highly anticipated motion picture The 5th Wave, Columbia Pictures’ adaptation of the bestselling young ad...

The Full Judge Dredd: Superfiend Trailer is Here

1 hour 50 minutes ago - Coming Soon
Following both a series of stills and an earlier teaser trailer, Dredd executive producer Adi Shankar's unofficial animated spin-off, "Judge Dredd: Su...

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Music

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Pumpkins Are Not Actually Vegetables And Life Will Never Be The Same

54 minutes ago - MTV News
You love pumpkins, sure, but we bet you didn't know this one important thing about them

Iggy Azalea, Sam Smith & Nick Jonas Score NewNowNext Award Nominations

53 minutes ago - MTV News
Iggy Azalea, Sam Smith, Nick Jonas and more of your music faves are nominated for Logo TV's 2014 NewNowNext Awards. Scope the full list of nominations...

You’ll Like This Song About Shia LaBeouf Being A Cannibal Almost As Much As Shia LaBeouf Does

44 minutes ago - MTV News
Rob Cantor's cannibal song, "Shia LaBeouf," is a feast for the eyes and mind. Or at least, Shia LaBeouf thinks so

Cops Reveal Their Favorite Video Games (And No, ‘GTA’ Isn’t On The List)

1 hour 11 minutes ago - MTV News
Don't feel bad for getting crushed at "Call of Duty." You may be playing against a SWAT team

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News

Parents Back Teen Accused of Plotting to Kill Them

14 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
Michigan authorities say 15-year-old girl and her 23-year-old boyfriend plotted to kill her entire family. WDIV's Lauren Podell reports

Microsoft profit dips on charges, while sales jump

12 minutes ago - Reuters
SEATTLE (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp said on Thursday fiscal first-quarter profit fell 13 percent as it took a $1.1 billion charge related to mass layof...

Russian captured in Afghanistan to face terrorism charges in U.S.

10 minutes ago - Reuters
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A Russian captured while fighting with militants in Afghanistan and held by the U.S. military there, will be flown to the Unite...

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Politics

EBOLA NYC?

14 minutes ago - Drudge Report
EBOLA NYC?(Main headline, 1st story, link)

AMAZON EARNINGS MISS...

14 minutes ago - Drudge Report
AMAZON EARNINGS MISS...(Top headline, 1st story, link)

Michelle O confuses Colorado Senate Dem with GOP Challenger...

14 minutes ago - Drudge Report
Michelle O confuses Colorado Senate Dem with GOP Challenger...(First column, 7th story, link)Related stories:BLAME GAME BEGINS...DEM IN DANGER: 'The p...

IRS BEATS 'TEA PARTY' IN COURT...

14 minutes ago - Drudge Report
IRS BEATS 'TEA PARTY' IN COURT...(Second column, 2nd story, link)

Couch potato nation: Over 26% never exercise -- not even gardening...

14 minutes ago - Drudge Report
Couch potato nation: Over 26% never exercise -- not even gardening...(Second column, 12th story, link)Related stories:POUNDS FOR POUNDS: UK WILL PAY F...

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Pop Culture

#Throwback Thursday: Remember When Shia LaBeouf Claimed To Have Done The Dirty With Megan Fox?! Relive One Of Shia's First Bad Boy Moments HERE!

28 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
Before Transformers propelled Shia LaBeouf into a whole new level of fame, the actor was just a child star on the beloved Disney sitcom, Even Stevens...

One Direction Gears Up To Go Back On The Road AGAIN! Look Out World, They're Coming For You!

13 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
Directioners!! It's happening! If you missed these sweet boys on tour this year, don't be sad because they're going on another tour next year! That's...

Shailene Woodley Reveals The Incredible Way She Travels! Could YOU Do What She Does??

42 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
Shailene Woodley totally marches to the beat of her own drum, there's no doubt about that... So, while chatting with Ellen DeGeneres, the host asked t...

Halle Berry’s Lingerie Line is 'Frenchman' Approved

51 minutes ago - Extra
“Extant” star Halle Berry knows lingerie, and she’s sharing her expertise with fans.Berry, whose Scandale Paris line launches at Target on Monda...

Now That You've Finally Seen Johnny Depp As The Big Bad Wolf, See Him In Action In This Into The Woods Featurette!

55 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
If you're as excited as we are for Disney's big screen adaptation of Into The Woods, then you have to see this featurette! See more of the action than...

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Science

First Privately Funded Moon Mission Launched Today

1 hour 12 minutes ago - Pop Sci
To The Moon davejdoe vis Flickr CC by 2.0 The first privately funded lunar mission launched today. The mission involves sending a 31-po...

New Microscope Makes Gorgeous 3-D Movies Of Living Cells

2 hours 33 minutes ago - Pop Sci
Protist T. thermophila, Imaged with a Lattice Light-Sheet Microscope Click here to enlarge. Betzig Lab, HHMI There's a new mic...

Scientists Retract Research On Dr. Oz-Endorsed Weight Loss Pill

3 hours 11 minutes ago - Pop Sci
Mehmet Oz Screenshot from doctoroz.com The scientists who published sham research on a useless weight loss supplement once called a "mir...

Autonomous Cars May Change Our Lives In Unexpected Ways

4 hours 34 minutes ago - Pop Sci
One of the test vehicles for Google's Self-Driving Car project.   In the future, we may not be dealing with the hassles and frustrations that come...

CLOSE ENCOUNTERS: COMET SIDING SPRING SEEN NEXT TO MARS

4 hours 35 minutes ago - NASA
This composite NASA Hubble Space Telescope Image captures the positions of comet Siding Spring and Mars in a never-before-seen close passage of a come...

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Sports

Titans: Rookie Zach Mettenberger will start at QB (Yahoo Sports)

1 hour 23 minutes ago - Yahoo Sports
The Tennessee Titans will start rookie Zach Mettenberger at quarterback against the Houston Texans on Sunday, switching away from Jake Locker who has...

Suns rookie Warren out with broken thumb (Yahoo Sports)

1 hour 4 minutes ago - Yahoo Sports
PHOENIX (AP) -- Phoenix Suns rookie forward T.J. Warren has a small crack in a bone in his left thumb

Maple Leafs back on ice day after Ottawa shooting (Yahoo Sports)

59 minutes ago - Yahoo Sports
The Maple Leafs were back on the ice a day after they were locked down in their hotel near the shootings in Ottawa. When news of the shooting broke,...

Bears must trust Jay Cutler less, Matt Forte a lot more

1 hour 16 minutes ago - Sporting News

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T.V.

Survivor's Kelley: "This Damn Coyopa Tribe Is Cursed"

37 minutes ago - TV Guide
If she had it to do over again, Kelley Wentworth would opt to play Survivor on her own. The latest person to be voted off of Survivor: San Juan d...

Exclusive Sleepy Hollow Video: Will Katrina Split Up Ichabod and Abbie?

2 hours 39 minutes ago - TV Guide
Sleepy Hollow fans are sharply divided into Team Abbie and Team Katrina factions, but will Ichabod (Tom Mison) have to choose sides too? Read More...

The Late Late Show with James Corden Will Premiere On...

3 hours 16 minutes ago - TV Guide
The Late Late Show with James Corden will premiere Monday, March 9, CBS announced Thursday.Craig Ferguson, who announced in April that he was stepping...

Grey's Anatomy: Kelly McCreary Upped to Series Regular

4 hours 35 minutes ago - TV Guide
Apparently Dr. Maggie Pierce will be sticking around Grey Sloan Memorial for now. Actress Kelly McCreary has been promoted to a series regular on G...

Exclusive: A Halloween Monster Mash on The Talk

5 hours 26 minutes ago - TV Guide
Ghouls just wanna have fun! CBS's hit daytime gab show The Talk will celebrate Halloween Friday, Oct. 31 (2pm ET; 1pm CT/PT) with a salute to Hollywoo...

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Technology

Microsoft beats estimates with $23.2B in revenue, $4.54B in income

29 minutes ago - Venture Beat
Above: Microsoft chief executive Satya Nadella at the company's cloud press conference in San Francisco on Oct. 20.Image Credit: Jordan Novet/VentureB...

Microsoft sees Surface revenue soar to $908M in Q1 2015, Xbox console sales grow 102%

25 minutes ago - Venture Beat
As part of the company’s latest quarterly earnings announcement, Microsoft today revealed Surface revenue soared to $908 million, largely thanks to...

Etsy takes a stab at real world sales with free credit card readers

1 hour ago - Engadget
Etsy is best known for being an online marketplace of folksy gewgaws and crocheted everythings, but it's making moves to help its sellers do more out...

PlayStation 4 Update Coming On 10/28 Lets You Play Games With Friends Who Don’t Own A Copy

37 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 Back in August, Sony started teasing a new feature they call “Share Play”. Though we’re still waiting to see just how well it works, the idea...

Microsoft Up 3% After Reporting Better Than Expected FQ1 Revenue Of $23.20B, EPS Of $0.54

24 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 After gaining more than 1 percent in regular trading, Microsoft reported its fiscal first quarter (2015) earnings: Revenue totaled $23.20 billion i...

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U.S.

Rituals Beauty Products Find Success in the Fashion Market

20 minutes ago - US News
Rituals, a beauty and home care company, is taking the U.S. market by storm

Allegiant Flight Returns Safely to Vegas Airport

30 minutes ago - ABC News
Allegiant Airlines flight returns safely to Las Vegas after reporting possible engine trouble

Jurors Hear Doctor's Dying Wife on 911 Recording

26 minutes ago - ABC News
Jurors hear dying wife on 911 recording to open trial of researcher charged with poisoning her

Lawsuit Says ICE Attorney Forged Document

20 minutes ago - ABC News
Lawsuit says ICE attorney forged document to deport immigrant

Races for governor carry 2016 implications

53 minutes ago - US News
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans in search of clues to the 2016 presidential contest might find them in this year's governor races

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World

Doctor who treated Ebola patients in Guinea rushed to hospital in New York

42 minutes ago - Guardian
Physician, believed to be a 33-year-old man who was working in west Africa, treated for fever and gastrointestinal symptomsA man who had treated Ebola...

The NHS is on life support. Can this plan revive it?

34 minutes ago - Guardian
Simon Stevens was feared as a privatising stooge. But his prescription may save the health systemFor the new head of NHS England this was the first gr...

Tinchy Stryders track with the Chuckle Brothers becomes internet sensation

1 hour 46 minutes ago - Guardian
Collaboration between grime MC and 90s childrens TV comedians is in support of African Caribbean Leukaemia TrustFrom Snoop Lion and Miley Cyrus to Mad...

Everton ease to goalless draw after crowd trouble in Lille

1 hour 2 minutes ago - Guardian
In the end the football was arguably less noteworthy than the off-the-pitch incidents. But Everton contained a lively Lille attack to come away with a...

FoE launches legal action to stop capture of beavers in Devon

57 minutes ago - Guardian
Friends of Earth challenges licences to remove beavers believed to be the first to live in the wild in England for centuriesThe environmental charity...

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Live News

Video of Ottawa attack released - BBC
Authorities in Canada release video showing the moments before a lone gunman stormed into Canada's parliament and was shot dead by police.

Microsoft is doing great, thanks to Surface Pro 3 and Office 365 - Engadget
The cloud has been a solid source of income for Microsoft, and while the company is still in the middle of a huge transition, the future is looking br...

This Fox News Host Thinks Single Women Should Stick To Tinder — Not Voting - MTV News
Fox's Kimberly Guilfoyle thinks young, single women are incapable of voting correctly.

Vote Bella Farley America’s Next Top Dog! - MTV News
Help JWOWW's dog Bella earn top-dog honors on Dog.com.

How Did Big Sean Get Kanye West, DJ Mustard And DJ Dahi To Produce ‘IDFWU’? Let Him Explain - MTV News
Big Sean explains how he got Kanye West, DJ Mustard, DJ Dahi and Key Wayne on the same beat.

Like Father, Like Daughter: Tyler Ellis Is Making a Name For Herself in the Fashion World - Fashionista
The daughter of the late Perry Ellis has developed a wholly original line of luxury handbags -- and buyers are buying.