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Wednesday, April 1, 2015

At least 54 dead in trawler sinking off Russia's Far East: media

6 minutes ago - Yahoo News
At least 54 sailors have died and 15 others are still missing after a trawler with 132 people on board sank in the Sea of Okhotsk in Russia's Far East...

Mavs beat Thunder 135-131 despite Westbrook triple-double

6 minutes ago - Yahoo News
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Monta Ellis scored 26 points, and the Dallas Mavericks withstood a triple-double from Russell Westbrook to beat the Oklahoma Ci...

Harden's career-high 51 lead Rockets over Kings 115-111

6 minutes ago - Yahoo News
HOUSTON (AP) — James Harden strengthened his case for the MVP award with a career-high 51 points, and the Houston Rockets squandered a huge early le...

At least 43 dead as Russian trawler sinks in freezing waters off far east coast

8 minutes ago - Guardian
A further 26 crew are missing after the Dalniy Vostok freezer vessel carrying 132 people went down near the Kamchatka PeninsulaAt least 43 people have... by Reuters

 

Harden's career-high 51 lead Rockets over Kings 115-111

1 minute ago - CBS Sports
HOUSTON (AP) James Harden strengthened his case for the MVP award with a career-high 51 points, and the Houston Rockets squandered a huge early lead...

Mavs beat Thunder 135-131 despite Westbrook triple-double

1 minute ago - CBS Sports
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) Monta Ellis scored 26 points, and the Dallas Mavericks withstood a triple-double from Russell Westbrook to beat the Oklahoma City...

AP source: Texas to meet with VCU's Smart to present offer

6 minutes ago - Yahoo News
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas athletic director Steve Patterson is scheduled to travel Thursday to meet with Virginia Commonwealth coach Shaka Smart to...

At least 54 dead in trawler sinking off Russia's Far East: media

6 minutes ago - Yahoo News
At least 54 sailors have died and 15 others are still missing after a trawler with 132 people on board sank in the Sea of Okhotsk in Russia's Far East...

 

Business

3 Problems With The New FICO Credit Score

1 hour 10 minutes ago - Forbes
This morning, the Wall Street Journal reported that FICO will soon be releasing a new score targeting the more than 53 million Americans who do no...

Tech boom makes April Fools of us all

38 minutes ago - Financial Times
It’s getting tricky to separate reality from science fiction at the best of times

Poll blow to Rousseff over austerity plan

3 hours 24 minutes ago - Financial Times
Findings underscore task facing Brazil’s president’s efforts to set public finances back on track

Brussels ready to turn up heat on Google

1 hour 10 minutes ago - Financial Times
Possible revival of antitrust case follows arrival of new top team at regulator

12 Things Truly Confident People Do Differently

1 hour 59 minutes ago - Forbes
Confidence takes many forms, from the arrogance of Floyd Mayweather to the quiet self-assurance of Jane Goodall. True confidence—as opposed to the f...

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Fashion

Chantal's Curling Mascara

5 hours 37 minutes ago - Fashionista
Way easier than scary, pinching eyelash curlers

Real Talk About Post-Baby Bodies, Courtesy of Olivia Wilde

5 hours 47 minutes ago - The Cut
In the latest issue of Shape, Olivia Wilde — looking rather fit — claims she’s “not in perfect shape.” In lieu of a traditional profile, the...

See a Baby Chloë Sevigny and Marc Jacobs Go Grunge

5 hours 37 minutes ago - The Cut
Chloë Sevigny was a high-school senior (and former Sassy star intern), not a movie star, when she starred in Sonic Youth's video for "Sugar Kane." Th...

All the Megastars at Chanel’s Salzburg Party

6 hours 16 minutes ago - The Cut
Handsome, genteel men in suits passed cranberry drinks with sprigs of rosemary, elegant flutes of French Champange, and delicate, caviar-inflected hor...

Lena Dunham Directs Short Film for & Other Stories, James Cordon To Host the CFDA Awards

7 hours 7 minutes ago - Fashionista
And the 'New York Times' Men's Style section debuts this Friday

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Food

Reginetti with Savoy Cabbage and Pancetta

23 hours 6 minutes ago - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

How to Steam Hard Boiled Eggs

Yesterday - Simply Recipes
Pssst! You want to know the best way to make hard boiled eggs? Steam them! That’s right, forget about boiling the eggs, just steam them. Some of the...

Chicken Tamale Pie

Yesterday - epicurious
Recipe from Food52

Holiday Ham, Three Ways

2 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Epicurious

Roast Leg of Lamb

3 days ago - Simply Recipes
The most important thing to remember about cooking a lamb roast is to not over-cook it. Lamb has such wonderful flavor on its own, and is so naturally...

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Games

Pew: 7 percent of Americans only use their phone for internet access

1 hour ago - Joystiq
You probably lean heavily on your smartphone for internet access these days, but for some Americans it's not a nice-to-have convenience... it's their...

What's New in SMT x Fire Emblem and Fire Emblem 3DS?

2 hours 1 minute ago - Gamespot
Shin Megami Tensei x Fire Emblem still exists! Peter and Justin breakdown the elusive title as well as the intriguing 3DS Fire Emblem game

Daily Roundup: PlayStation originals, super intelligent AI in movies and more!

1 hour 55 minutes ago - Joystiq
In today's Daily Roundup, you won't find any cheap jokes or fake stories having fun at your expense. It's all serious news and wholesome fun! Read abo...

Create better 3D models by waving your smartphone around

2 hours 30 minutes ago - Joystiq
Sure your smartphone makes for a passable 3D scanner, but it still can't determine the size of an item. Fortunately, Carnegie Mellon researchers are a...

Watch the New Fire Emblem for 3DS Gameplay and Story Trailer

3 hours 4 minutes ago - Gamespot
Today's Nintendo Direct presentation brought plenty of surprises, including lots of information on the next Nintendo 3DS Fire Emblem. For the first ti...

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Health

Experimental Ebola Shot Shows Good Response

2 hours 19 minutes ago - MSNBC Health
An experimental Ebola vaccine appears to safely protect people against infection and without causing feared side effects such as arthritis

Newer Test for Down Syndrome Called ‘Major Advance’

4 hours 30 minutes ago - Health
By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, April 1, 2015 (HealthDay News) — A DNA-based blood test appears to be more effective in detecting po...

Early Tests of Experimental Ebola Vaccine Show Promise

4 hours 30 minutes ago - Health
By Alan MozesHealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, April 1, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Researchers say preliminary tests show that people given a single shot o...

Study Supports Use of Laparoscopic Surgery for Rectal Cancer

4 hours 30 minutes ago - Health
By Steven ReinbergHealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, April 1, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Patients with localized rectal cancer may achieve similar survival...

Man’s Iced Tea Habit May Have Swamped His Kidneys

4 hours 30 minutes ago - Health
By Kathleen DohenyHealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, April 1, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Drinking too much iced tea might be surprisingly hard on your kidne...

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Humor

Why April Fools' Day Is More Annoying Than Funny

20 hours 7 minutes ago - Cracked
By Alex Schmidt Published: April 01st, 2015 

5 Disgusting Truths About Every Restaurant (From a Chef)

20 hours 7 minutes ago - Cracked
By R. Jason Benson,John Kolka,Justin Croft Published: April 01st, 2015 

5 Reasons Why Scientology Keeps Winning

20 hours 7 minutes ago - Cracked
By David Christopher Bell Published: April 01st, 2015 

34 Movie Facts That Sound Like April Fools' Jokes

20 hours 7 minutes ago - Cracked
By CRACKED Readers Published: April 01st, 2015 

The 6 Most Stunningly Ballsy Pranks That Worked

20 hours 7 minutes ago - Cracked
By Zachary Frey Published: April 01st, 2015 

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Movies

Will Ferrell and Kristen Wiig Have Shot a Secret Lifetime Original Movie!

1 hour 26 minutes ago - Coming Soon
A Deadly Adoption is expected to air on Lifetime this summer The post Will Ferrell and Kristen Wiig Have Shot a Secret Lifetime Original Movie! appear...

IMAX Finally Debuting its Laser Projector in Los Angeles This Week

2 hours 36 minutes ago - First Showing
This might be some big news that they're keeping quiet on for the moment, but we're making noise anyway. Thanks to a tip from our friends at SlashFilm...

'Act of Killing' Companion Doc 'Look of Silence' Debuts Teaser Trailer

2 hours 33 minutes ago - First Showing
"You can't imagine what would have happened." Back in 2012, Joshua Oppenheimer delivered the disturbing, unnerving documentary The Act of Killing, whi...

Johnny Galecki Joins 'Rings,' Isn't a Prequel to 'The Ring' After All

2 hours 57 minutes ago - First Showing
We've gone back and forth a couple times as to whether Rings, the third film in the horror franchise that began with The Ring in 2002, is actually a p...

Nintendo Announces New Details on Mario Kart 8, Super Smash Bros. and More

3 hours 18 minutes ago - Coming Soon
New amiibo Cards, Super Smash Bros. Characters, Mario Kart 8 Speed Class and an Animal Crossing Game The post Nintendo Announces New Details on Mario...

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Music

The Collection - Van Halen

13 hours 58 minutes ago - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
The Collection Van Halen Release Date: March 31, 2015 Total Songs: 87 Genre: Rock Price: $69.99 Copyright ℗ 2015 Rhino Entertainment Company, a Warn...

Where Are We Going? / Woman of the World - Single - Marvin Gaye

7 hours 35 minutes ago - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Where Are We Going? / Woman of the World - Single Marvin Gaye Release Date: March 31, 2015 Total Songs: 2 Genre: R&B/Soul Price: $1.99 Copyright ℗ 2...

Ludaversal (Deluxe) - Ludacris

14 hours 2 minutes ago - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Ludaversal (Deluxe) Ludacris Release Date: March 31, 2015 Total Songs: 18 Genre: Hip-Hop/Rap Price: $13.99 Copyright ℗ 2015 Def Jam Recordings, a di...

A Little More (feat. Victoria Monet) - Single - Machine Gun Kelly

14 hours 2 minutes ago - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
A Little More (feat. Victoria Monet) - Single Machine Gun Kelly Release Date: March 31, 2015 Total Songs: 1 Genre: Hip-Hop/Rap Price: $1.29 Copyright...

Wild Frontier (Remixes) - Single - The Prodigy

15 hours 54 minutes ago - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Wild Frontier (Remixes) - Single The Prodigy Release Date: March 31, 2015 Total Songs: 3 Genre: Electronic Price: $2.99 Copyright ℗ 2015 Take Me To...

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News

AP source: Texas to meet with VCU's Smart to present offer

25 minutes ago - Yahoo News
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas athletic director Steve Patterson is scheduled to travel Thursday to meet with Virginia Commonwealth coach Shaka Smart to...

At least 54 dead in trawler sinking off Russia's Far East: media

20 minutes ago - Yahoo News
At least 54 sailors have died and 15 others are still missing after a trawler with 132 people on board sank in the Sea of Okhotsk in Russia's Far East...

Mavs beat Thunder 135-131 despite Westbrook triple-double

17 minutes ago - Yahoo News
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Monta Ellis scored 26 points, and the Dallas Mavericks withstood a triple-double from Russell Westbrook to beat the Oklahoma Ci...

Harden's career-high 51 lead Rockets over Kings 115-111

15 minutes ago - Yahoo News
HOUSTON (AP) — James Harden strengthened his case for the MVP award with a career-high 51 points, and the Houston Rockets squandered a huge early le...

At least 43 dead, two dozen missing after Russian trawler sinks

23 minutes ago - Reuters
MOSCOW (Reuters) - At least 43 crew of a Russian trawler died and more than two dozen were missing after the vessel sank in freezing waters off the Ka...

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Politics

Harry Reid: Schumer and Durbin need to 'relax'

3 hours 5 minutes ago - Politico
Many on Capitol Hill wonder how the dispute escalated so sharply

How the McDonald's raise is different

2 hours 35 minutes ago - Politico
Regardless of what McDonald's says, franchise owners actually get the final word in wages

In Indiana, hysteria as a bludgeon

2 hours 32 minutes ago - Politico
Opinion: Hysteria works

Don't blame Menendez. Blame New Jersey.

1 hour 50 minutes ago - Politico
Politicians like Robert Menendez and Chris Christie are just symptoms of a statewide disease

Florida's third senator

1 hour 22 minutes ago - Politico
New Jersey isn't the only state Bob Menendez advocates for

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Pop Culture

Tyga Addresses Kylie Jenner Dating Rumors and Drake Feud

2 hours 58 minutes ago - ETOnline
Plus, what does Kylie think of Tyga’s new shoe line?

Zayn Malik Is Staying On With One Direction… But Only At Madame Tussauds! Not Only That, But They're Prepped With Tissues!

1 hour 6 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
Now, thousands of fans can still keep Zayn Malik warm, and his time as a One Direction member frozen because he will forever remain immortalized in th...

7 Things You May Not Know About the Troubled Getty Family

1 hour 47 minutes ago - ETOnline
The grandson of oil baron J. Paul Getty was found dead at his L.A. home. ETonline takes a look at the wealthy dynasty

Monica Lewinsky Is About To Come To The View

1 hour 35 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
Who knew a sex scandal could pay off so well!? Kim Kardashian. But that's another story. We're talking about Monica Lewinsky and the news that she may...

Star Sightings April 2015

7 hours 7 minutes ago - ETOnline

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Science

This Bike Safety Paint Is Invisible During The Day, Super Bright At Night

5 hours 22 minutes ago - Pop Sci
Remember the glow-in-the-dark reindeer we wrote about last year? The same group that came up with an animal-safe spray paint to prevent herds of Santa...

The Navy Is Making A Flying, Swimming, Submarine-Hunting Duck Drone

6 hours 7 minutes ago - Pop Sci
The fastest way to move a submarine is through the air. At least, that’s the logic behind “Flimmer,” a new flying and swimming duck drone curren...

NASA to Host Teleconference and Twitter Chat to Discuss Shortest Lunar Eclipse of the Century

11 hours 7 minutes ago - NASA
NASA will host a media teleconference at 1 p.m. EDT on Friday April 3, to explain and answer questions about the shortest lunar eclipse of the century...

You Could Eat Fast Food After A Workout To Build Muscle

6 hours 52 minutes ago - Pop Sci
Whether you’re training for a marathon or pumping iron like Arnold, intense physical activity depletes your muscles’ primary source of energy, gly...

This Solar-Powered Engine Can Be Made With A 3D Printer

7 hours 36 minutes ago - Pop Sci
A solar-powered engine that can be 3D printed opens up a lot of possibilities for in remote areas and developing nations

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Sports

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Mavs beat Thunder 135-131 despite Westbrook triple-double

Less than a minute ago - CBS Sports
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) Monta Ellis scored 26 points, and the Dallas Mavericks withstood a triple-double from Russell Westbrook to beat the Oklahoma City...

Jumbotron installed at Wrigley Field

31 minutes ago - Sporting News

UConn coach Geno Auriemma not a fan of men's game (Yahoo Sports)

1 hour 15 minutes ago - Yahoo Sports
Geno Auriemma thinks men's basketball isn't very entertaining right now. Auriemma said during a conference call Wednesday that as a spectator, the ga...

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T.V.

Read Patton Oswalt's Advice to New Daily Show Host Trevor Noah

3 hours 33 minutes ago - TV Guide
As new Daily Show host Trevor Noah finds himself on the receiving end of harsh backlash thanks to a series of offensive tweets, he's receiving a lesso...

Mega Buzz: Is Huck's Life in Jeopardy on Scandal?

3 hours 7 minutes ago - TV Guide
Jake's the king, Quinn's the queen... does that make Huck the jack?Since Huck (Guillermo Diaz) confessed about B613 and the hole on Scandal, anyone wi...

Cynthia Lennon, John Lennon's First Wife, Dies of Cancer

4 hours 37 minutes ago - TV Guide
Cynthia Lennon, the first wife of John Lennon and the mother of Julian Lennon, died Wednesday at her home in Spain after a brief battle with cancer, a...

Neil deGrasse Tyson Defends Scientology: Christianity, Other Religions Are Just as Crazy

4 hours 33 minutes ago - TV Guide
According to Neil deGrasse Tyson, Christianity and Judaism are just as far-fetched as Scientology.During a recent interview with The Daily Beast, when...

See David Spade's Tribute to Chris Farley on Tommy Boy's 20th Anniversary

4 hours 29 minutes ago - TV Guide
Tuesday marked the 20th anniversary of Tommy Boy, the 1995 comedy starring Saturday Night Live castmates and off-screen buddies David Spade and Chris...

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Technology

Line Renews Its IPO Application, But May Not List This Year

16 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 Messaging app Line has renewed its paperwork for an initial public offering on the Tokyo Stock Exchange, but that doesn’t mean it will list this y...

BMW i8 plug-in hybrid coupe production will double to meet demand

1 hour 7 minutes ago - Venture Beat
Given its attractive looks, it’s not surprising that the BMW i8 plug-in hybrid coupe has proven popular with buyers who can afford its six-figure pr...

Pew: 7 percent of Americans only use their phone for internet access

1 hour ago - Engadget
You probably lean heavily on your smartphone for internet access these days, but for some Americans it's not a nice-to-have convenience... it's their...

Daily Roundup: PlayStation originals, super intelligent AI in movies and more!

1 hour 55 minutes ago - Engadget
In today's Daily Roundup, you won't find any cheap jokes or fake stories having fun at your expense. It's all serious news and wholesome fun! Read abo...

6 mobile marketing strategies that need to die

2 hours 6 minutes ago - Venture Beat
GUEST:When it comes to technology and innovation, the bandwagon mentality rarely works. By the time everyone is doing it or using it, it’s probably...

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U.S.

Key Provisions of California's New Water Cuts

42 minutes ago - ABC News
A look at key parts of California's new mandatory water cuts during the drought

Woman Charged With Killing Lawyer in DC Hotel

28 minutes ago - ABC News
Woman charged with fatally stabbing lawyer in upscale DC hotel

Assistant Fire Chief in Indiana Demoted After Tying Noose

22 minutes ago - ABC News
Assistant fire chief in Indiana demoted for tying noose in presence of black firefighter

Student Charged With Sexual Abuse at Campus Day Care Center

1 hour 9 minutes ago - ABC News
University student charged with sexually abusing 2 young boys at campus day care center

Things to Know About California's Drought and Water Cuts

1 hour 43 minutes ago - ABC News
Browner lawns, bigger water bills: Things to know about California's new mandatory water cuts

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World

At least 43 dead as Russian trawler sinks in freezing waters off far east coast

28 minutes ago - Guardian
A further 26 crew are missing after the Dalniy Vostok freezer vessel carrying 132 people went down near the Kamchatka PeninsulaAt least 43 people have...

VIDEO: What Gandhi wrote to Hitler

2 hours 18 minutes ago - BBC
In celebration of London's Letters Live season, BBC Newsnight invited actor Clarke Peters to read a letter written by Mahatma Gandhi to Adolf Hitler

'Sharp rise' in foreign fighters

45 minutes ago - BBC
A UN report says that more than 25,000 foreign fighters have travelled to join militant groups such as al-Qaeda and Islamic State

Iraq and Syria are 'finishing schools' for foreign extremists, says UN report

1 hour 23 minutes ago - Guardian
The number of foreign fighters joining al-Qaida and Islamic State in Iraq, Syria and other countries has spiked to more than 25,000 from over 100 nati...

Russian trawler sinks with 43 dead

1 hour 38 minutes ago - BBC
A trawler sinks off the Kamchatka peninsula in Russia's Far East, with 43 confirmed dead and more than 30 still missing

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Live News

Harden's career-high 51 lead Rockets over Kings 115-111 - CBS Sports
HOUSTON (AP) James Harden strengthened his case for the MVP award with a career-high 51 points, and the Houston Rockets squandered a huge early lead ...

Mavs beat Thunder 135-131 despite Westbrook triple-double - CBS Sports
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) Monta Ellis scored 26 points, and the Dallas Mavericks withstood a triple-double from Russell Westbrook to beat the Oklahoma City ...

AP source: Texas to meet with VCU's Smart to present offer - Yahoo News
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas athletic director Steve Patterson is scheduled to travel Thursday to meet with Virginia Commonwealth coach Shaka Smart to...

At least 54 dead in trawler sinking off Russia's Far East: media - Yahoo News
At least 54 sailors have died and 15 others are still missing after a trawler with 132 people on board sank in the Sea of Okhotsk in Russia's Far East...

Mavs beat Thunder 135-131 despite Westbrook triple-double - Yahoo News
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Monta Ellis scored 26 points, and the Dallas Mavericks withstood a triple-double from Russell Westbrook to beat the Oklahoma Ci...

Harden's career-high 51 lead Rockets over Kings 115-111 - Yahoo News
HOUSTON (AP) — James Harden strengthened his case for the MVP award with a career-high 51 points, and the Houston Rockets squandered a huge early le...