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Friday, July 29, 2016

French church attackers pledged allegiance to IS: what we know

11 minutes ago - Yahoo News
Two jihadists who attacked a French church and brutally murdered a priest had pledged allegiance to the Islamic State group. The attack in the Normand...

Cubs considering new translator for star closer Chapman

11 minutes ago - Yahoo News
CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Cubs are considering bringing in a new Spanish translator for Aroldis Chapman after the star closer from Cuba struggled t...

Angels walk off with 2 runs on Ramirez's error, beat Sox 2-1

11 minutes ago - Yahoo News
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Hanley Ramirez's throwing error to the plate on Daniel Nava's bases-loaded grounder allowed two runs to score, and the Los An...

Ultimaker makes a backpack for its 3D printers

15 minutes ago - Engadget
Ultimaker's 3D printers will now ship out with a backpack, so you can take them anywhere you want. Now, we don't know why you'd want to to lug a big d...

 

Hillary’s Acceptance Speech Was True To Her—And That’s the Bad News

1 minute ago - Politico
As Donald Rumsfeld might have put it, “You go with the nominee you have, not with the nominee you might want.” Based on the speech she delivered T... by Jeff Greenfield

Japan central bank adds modest stimulus, as economy coasts

2 minutes ago - US News
Japan's central bank has opted for a modest expansion of its lavish monetary stimulus to help perk up sluggish growth and combat deflation

Cubs considering new translator for star closer Chapman

2 minutes ago - US News
The Chicago Cubs are considering bringing in a new Spanish translator for Aroldis Chapman after the star closer from Cuba struggled to answer question...

Angels walk off with 2 runs on Ramirez's error, beat Sox 2-1

2 minutes ago - US News
Hanley Ramirez's throwing error to the plate on Daniel Nava's bases-loaded grounder allowed two runs to score, and the Los Angeles Angels walked off w...

 

Business

Clinton launches full attack on Trump

58 minutes ago - Financial Times
Rival does not have the temperament to be commander-in-chief, she claims

UberPool and LyftLine Find The Gaps In Public Transit

1 hour 47 minutes ago - Forbes
New carpool options that have debuted nationwide this summer may cheaply and speedily close gaps in service that have long tormented transit users, ac...

Matt Damon In 'The Great Wall' Is Not (Necessarily) Hollywood Whitewashing

1 hour 34 minutes ago - Forbes
Fresh off the red carpet from the latest installment of Paul Greengrass's Jason Bourne series, Matt Damon and co-star Willem Dafoe can now be found sl...

Daughters carry flag for election rivals

1 hour 46 minutes ago - Financial Times
Chelsea Clinton and Ivanka Trump make a first in US history

BOJ Eases Policy With Modest Increase in ETF Buying

1 hour 32 minutes ago - New York Times Business
The Bank of Japan expanded monetary stimulus on Friday through a modest increase in purchases of exchange-traded funds (ETF), yielding to pressure fro...

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Fashion

Congresswoman Joyce Beatty Just Owned Melania Trump's Look

57 minutes ago - The Cut
Ah, if only Joan Rivers were still around so she could weigh in on this special politics edition of “Who Wore It Better?” at the conventions this...

Sarah McBride Made History at the DNC as the First Transgender Woman to Address a National Convention

Yesterday - The Cut
Sarah McBride made history as soon as she took to the stage and spoke her first words on the last day of the Democratic National Convention. With the...

Model Arrested for Allegedly Blackmailing the Queen of Snapchat

Yesterday - The Cut
Best known as the "Queen of Snapchat," Miami Beach model/promoter/professional partier/Instagram celebrity YesJulz was allegedly blackmailed by a fell...

Can You Spot What Sports Illustrated Thought Was Most Important to Point Out About the Magnificent 7?

Yesterday - The Cut
Twenty years ago, the United States women’s gymnastics team dominated at the Atlanta summer Olympics, with the group going down in history as the Ma...

Scandal President Tony Goldwyn on Stumping for Hillary, Abortion Access, and Why the Men’s Rights Movement Is ‘Ridiculous’

Yesterday - The Cut
What, exactly, is the job of a fake president at an actual presidential convention? It's a question that's come up a lot this week at the DNC, because...

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Food

Zucchini-Feta Frittata

2 days ago - Simply Recipes
There aren’t enough dishes in anyone’s repertoire to use up all the zucchini from the garden and at farm stands this time of year. Add this hearty...

Mozzarella Stuffed Sweet Mini Peppers

5 days ago - Simply Recipes
Have you seen those bags of sweet mini peppers showing up in the markets recently? They’ve become my new favorite snack. I down them raw like popcor...

Soft and Chewy Lemon Cookies

7 days ago - Simply Recipes
Unlike other lemon cookies, which have just the barest hint of lemon flavor, these cookies pack quite a lemony punch, but without tasting too sour or...

Make Better Iced Coffee with Coffee Ice Cubes

A week ago - Simply Recipes
Want iced coffee that stays strong to the very last sip? Then say hello to coffee ice cubes. I am the tortoise, not the hare, when it comes to coff...

Grilled Chicken with South Carolina-Style BBQ Sauce

07/20/2016 - Simply Recipes
Barbecue sauce is contentious in a way that few condiments are. Local pride is on the line. Sauce-wise, I’m mostly stateless and am just as happy wi...

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Games

Watch $50,000 Magic: The Gathering Tournament This Weekend

1 hour 18 minutes ago - Gamespot
Magic: The Gathering Grand Prix Sydney starts today, with some of the best players from around the world in attendance. The event runs from Friday Jul...

God Eater Resurrection Review

Yesterday - Gamespot
There’s an alluring sense of immediacy and simplicity to God Eater Resurrection. You jump into a mission knowing full well what your orders are, you...

Doom Board Game Lets You Play As the Demons

Yesterday - Gamespot
The Doom series was revitalized this year with a great installment in the long-running first-person shooter series. Building off this resurgence in Do...

WWE's Sheamus and Paige Talk Scooby-Doo! and WWE: Curse of the Speed Demon

Yesterday - Gamespot
WWE Superstars Sheamus and Paige discuss their roles in the upcoming Scooby-Doo! and WWE: Curse of the Speed Demon

New Releases - TV and Movies July 2016

Yesterday - Gamespot
See what's new in theaters and tv land for the week of July 29, 2016

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Health

Florida Investigates 2 More Possible Cases of Zika Virus Local Transmission

Yesterday - WebMD
If all 4 are confirmed, they would be first instances of mosquito-borne infection in continental United States

14 Celebrity Moms Get Real About Breastfeeding

Yesterday - Health
Photo: Getty Images In their breastfeeding selfies, celebrities always look so joyful and serene. But the reality, as always, is a little more complic...

What Is Snus?

Yesterday - WebMD
Is this smokeless tobacco product safe to use? Here’s how snus stacks up

Alcohol, Obesity Could Up Esophageal Cancer Risk

Yesterday - WebMD
A third of cases would vanish if people stayed trim and didn't drink, cancer experts say

Could Slight Brain Zap During Sleep Boost Memory?

Yesterday - WebMD
Small study says yes, for a certain type of recognition

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Humor

Comic for July 29, 2016

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

How Taylor Swift And Kanye Are Playing You

Yesterday - Cracked
By CRACKED Staff Published: July 28th, 2016 

6 Actors Whose Offscreen Lives Are A Hilarious Surprise

Yesterday - Cracked
By Adam Wears Published: July 28th, 2016 

5 Real-Life Versions Of Evil Movie Organizations

Yesterday - Cracked
By Aaron Kheifets Published: July 28th, 2016 

12 Movie Plots Settled With Basic Household Products

Yesterday - Cracked
By CRACKED Readers Published: July 28th, 2016 

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Movies

Find Your Hustle with a New War Dogs Movie Trailer

Yesterday - Coming Soon
Check out the new War Dogs movie trailer, starring Miles Teller and Jonah Hill Warner Bros. Pictures has revealed the a new War Dogs movie trailer, o...

Meryl Streep Goes Topsy Turvy for Mary Poppins Returns

Yesterday - Coming Soon
Meryl Streep is in talks to join Emily Blunt and Lin-Manuel Miranda in Mary Poppins Returns Walt Disney Pictures continues through the casting stage...

Phantasm Series Gets HD Treatment From Well Go USA

Yesterday - Coming Soon
Classic Phantasm film series and new film ‘Ravager’ to get full HD releases via Well Go USA. Imprint Well Go USA Entertainment announced its acqui...

Chris Evans Eyes Jekyll Movie Lead

Yesterday - Coming Soon
Chris Evans is in talks to headline Lionsgate’s big screen Jekyll movie Chris Evans, best known these days for playing Captain America in the Marvel...

Kids with Wings in Trailer for Young Adult Sci-Fi Film 'Maximum Ride'

Yesterday - First Showing
"So what do we do?" "We fight!" Paramount has released a trailer for the young adult sci-fi adaptation titled Maximum Ride, directed by Jay Martin, ab...

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Music

The Stakes After Dark: Capture The Flag

31 minutes ago - MTV News
Our (semi) political podcast heads to Philadelphia

#BLackBLood - Single - B.Slade

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
#BLackBLood - Single B.Slade Release Date: July 26, 2016 Total Songs: 2 Genre: Hip-Hop Price: $1.98 Copyright ℗ 2016 Suxxess Records. All rights res...

Charlotte Zhiend 'Echo' English Side. - VisualArt's / Key Sounds Label

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Charlotte Zhiend 'Echo' English Side. VisualArt's / Key Sounds Label Release Date: July 26, 2016 Total Songs: 12 Genre: Anime Price: $7.99 Copyright ...

Charlotte Zhiend 'Echo' Japanese Side. - VisualArt's / Key Sounds Label

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Charlotte Zhiend 'Echo' Japanese Side. VisualArt's / Key Sounds Label Release Date: July 26, 2016 Total Songs: 12 Genre: Anime Price: $7.99 Copyright...

Gwen Stefani Stopped Her Concert To Bring A Young Bullied Fan Onstage

Yesterday - MTV News
See Gwen Stefani's emotional onstage meeting with a young bullied fan

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News

French church attackers pledged allegiance to IS: what we know

1 hour 32 minutes ago - Yahoo News
Two jihadists who attacked a French church and brutally murdered a priest had pledged allegiance to the Islamic State group. The attack in the Normand...

Turkish military promotes 99 colonels in shake-up, top brass little changed

37 minutes ago - Yahoo News
Turkey's top military council promoted 99 colonels to the rank of general or admiral and put 48 generals into retirement in its annual shake-up, the m...

BOJ index shows June consumer prices +0.8 percent year-on-year

30 minutes ago - Yahoo News
Japanese consumer prices rose 0.8 percent in June from a year earlier when stripping out energy and fresh food costs, an indicator released by the Ban...

Cubs considering new translator for star closer Chapman

30 minutes ago - Yahoo News
CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Cubs are considering bringing in a new Spanish translator for Aroldis Chapman after the star closer from Cuba struggled t...

Angels walk off with 2 runs on Ramirez's error, beat Sox 2-1

20 minutes ago - Yahoo News
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Hanley Ramirez's throwing error to the plate on Daniel Nava's bases-loaded grounder allowed two runs to score, and the Los An...

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Politics

12/31/1969 -

32 years of acceptance speeches in two minutes

39 minutes ago - CNN Politics
Regardless of party or decade, newly minted presidential nominees have given supporters at national conventions similar inspirational messages

Fact-Checking Hillary Clinton's Speech

57 minutes ago - MSNBC Politics
Fact-checking Hillary Clinton's convention speech

How Clinton quelled an insurgency

32 minutes ago - Politico
PHILADELPHIA — Hillary Clinton sat in a locker room in the bowels of the Wells Fargo Center Wednesday night, watching President Obama make the case...

Five takeaways from Clinton’s biggest speech yet

47 minutes ago - Politico
PHILADELPHIA – Hillary Clinton wants you to vote for her.Or, go ahead, vote against Donald Trump. She’s not picky.Wearing white to differentiate h...

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Pop Culture

Hillary Clinton Makes History With Presidential Nomination, Celebs Cheer Her Speech

1 hour ago - ETOnline
During her historic speech, the Democratic nominee detailed her campaign agenda and gave a shout-out to 'Hamilton.'

Brittany Snow Talks Directorial Debut, Anti-Bullying Work and 'Hairspray' Reunions

Yesterday - ETOnline
The 30-year-old actress loves being in front of the camera, but she was stoked to have fans see what she can do with the Gemio Bands music video

Chloe Grace Moretz Calls On Her Fellow Millennials to Vote for Hillary Clinton at the DNC: Let's 'Make Our Voices Heard!'

Yesterday - ETOnline
The 19-year-old actress delivered an impassioned call to action during the final night of the Democratic National Convention

Bill and Hillary Clinton Share Emotional Reactions to Daughter Chelsea's DNC Introduction

Yesterday - ETOnline
The former first daughter took the stage at the Democratic National Convention on Thursday

Hillary Clinton Officially Accepts The Democratic Nomination For President Of The United States! WATCH HERE!

Yesterday - Perez Hilton
It's been a big week for Hillary Clinton. On Tuesday, the former First Lady made history, as she was officially named the Democratic presidential nomi...

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Science

Four Non-Travel Zika Cases Under Investigation In South Florida

Yesterday - Pop Sci
Health An outbreak in the United States is still very unlikely Four Zika cases are being investigated by public health officials in Southern...

Airbus Partners With Anti-Drone Startup

Yesterday - Pop Sci
Aviation Call it a jam session Drone jammers…

New Video Shows Possible iPhone Lightning Port Adapter for Headphones

Yesterday - Pop Sci
Gadgets Looks like Apple may not want the headphone jack to come back no more The iPhone 7 official release date is still unknown, and avid...

Worldwide Open-Source Project Discovers Promising Disease-Fighting Compounds

Yesterday - Pop Sci
Health A rare case of universities and pharmaceutical industries working together Hailed as the first-ever test of open-source drug-discover...

Former Blackberry Executive Joins Apple’s Project Titan

Yesterday - Pop Sci
Cars Apple hopes this will be a fruitful addition to its car project Apple is back at it again, ramping up its efforts to develop a self-dri...

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Sports

PGA Championship 2016: Leaderboard, Round 2 live blog, Friday highlights

1 hour 27 minutes ago - CBS Sports
Stay with us live all day Friday as we cover every drive, chip and putt from the 98th PGA Championship at Baltusrol Golf Club in our live blog

Big 12 prefers to decide on expansion teams before start of 2016 season

Yesterday - CBS Sports
From being undecided on expansion to most expecting them to hold tight at 10 to suddenly considering four teams, the Big 12 is now moving forward with...

N.C. Gov. Pat McCrory claims he had deal with NBA to keep All-Star Game in Charlotte

Yesterday - Sporting News
McCrory says he tried to work out a deal with the NBA to appease the league's problems with HB2

Giants gain versatility by trading a top-100 prospect for an All-Star infielder

Yesterday - CBS Sports
The Twins send Eduardo Nunez to San Francisco in exchange for a pitching prospect

WATCH: Anthony Rizzo gets into it with White Sox catcher, but in a friendly way

Yesterday - CBS Sports
Let's just say the White Sox-Cubs rivalry may or may not be getting to these two former teammates

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T.V.

Power Mega Buzz: Where Has Kanan Been Hiding?

Yesterday - TV Guide
Kanan is poised to make a big comeback on Power.Even though we're confident that Kanan (Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson) isn't really dead, Jamie (Omari Hard...

Supergirl: The First Photo of Tyler Hoechlin as Superman Looks Super-Weird

Yesterday - TV Guide
The CW released the first official photo of Supergirl's version of the Man of Steel Thursday, and it's...odd.The photo, which features Season 2 newcom...

Mr. Robot: Whose Side Is the Dark Army On?

Yesterday - TV Guide
Wednesday's episode of Mr. Robot included a cryptic scene between Whiterose (BD Wong), the time-obsessed leader of the vigilante hacker group the Dark...

Idina Menzel to Star in Beaches Remake for Lifetime

Yesterday - TV Guide
Broadway star Idina Menzel will headline a Beaches remake for Lifetime.The 1988 Garry Marshall tearjerker starred Bette Midler and Barbara Hershey as...

Big Brother 18 Power Rankings: Who Won Week 6?

Yesterday - TV Guide
Big Brother 18 dropped a whole of of twists on us this week. Not only did Victor return to the house after winning the first-ever Battle Back competit...

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Technology

Tech reacts to Clinton’s DNC speech

31 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 Hillary Clinton’s acceptance speech at the Democratic National Convention was delivered in stark contrast to Donald Trump’s speech at last week...

Ultimaker makes a backpack for its 3D printers

22 minutes ago - Engadget
Ultimaker's 3D printers will now ship out with a backpack, so you can take them anywhere you want. Now, we don't know why you'd want to to lug a big d...

Baidu, China’s dominant search firm, suffers record profit drop

33 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 Baidu may be the dominant search company in China by some margin, but it is currently in the midst of its toughest period. The firm today reported i...

Square Enix's first Apple Watch RPG is stylish yet dull

1 hour 22 minutes ago - Engadget
There aren't enough dedicated apps for the Apple Watch, let alone role-playing games from established publishers like Square Enix. The name alone conj...

Google’s Cloud Investments are Finally Starting to Pay Off

Yesterday - Wired
Google beat analyst expectations, but the real good news for the company is that its cloud computing services are taking off. The post Google's Cloud...

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U.S.

Japan central bank adds modest stimulus, as economy coasts

31 minutes ago - US News
Japan's central bank has opted for a modest expansion of its lavish monetary stimulus to help perk up sluggish growth and combat deflation

Cubs considering new translator for star closer Chapman

30 minutes ago - US News
The Chicago Cubs are considering bringing in a new Spanish translator for Aroldis Chapman after the star closer from Cuba struggled to answer question...

Angels walk off with 2 runs on Ramirez's error, beat Sox 2-1

20 minutes ago - US News
Hanley Ramirez's throwing error to the plate on Daniel Nava's bases-loaded grounder allowed two runs to score, and the Los Angeles Angels walked off w...

Hillary Clinton Raises America’s ‘Moment of Reckoning’ in Accepting Democratic Presidential Nomination

51 minutes ago - US News
The Democratic candidate wanted to exude positivity and hope in her convention address, while also taking the knife to Donald Trump

Ohio college student found dead in field to be buried Friday

1 hour 20 minutes ago - US News
An Ohio college student found dead in a cornfield three days after she disappeared while riding her bicycle will be buried at a private service

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World

Turkey coup attempt: Schools and media outlets shut

50 minutes ago - BBC
Mark Lowen reports from Turkey, two weeks after a failed coup by rebel soldiers

US election: US faces 'moment of reckoning' says Hillary Clinton

1 hour 45 minutes ago - BBC
Hillary Clinton tells voters the presidential election is a "moment of reckoning", as she makes history by accepting the Democratic nomination

El Salvador claims blow against powerful street gang

1 hour 15 minutes ago - BBC
Authorities in El Salvador raid one the country's most powerful street gangs, making 120 arrests and seizing financial assets

Muslim father to Trump: You're wrong

Yesterday - BBC
Khizr Khan, the father of an American Muslim soldier who died in the Iraq war, challenges Donald Trump to "read the Constitution"

Why the latest developments in Aleppo are so significant

Yesterday - CNN World
Syrian and Russian forces are to open humanitarian corridors for people to flee Aleppo, the day after Syria's army announced that it had encircled the...

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Live News

Hillary’s Acceptance Speech Was True To Her—And That’s the Bad News - Politico
As Donald Rumsfeld might have put it, “You go with the nominee you have, not with the nominee you might want.” Based on the speech she delivered T...

Japan central bank adds modest stimulus, as economy coasts - US News
Japan's central bank has opted for a modest expansion of its lavish monetary stimulus to help perk up sluggish growth and combat deflation

Cubs considering new translator for star closer Chapman - US News
The Chicago Cubs are considering bringing in a new Spanish translator for Aroldis Chapman after the star closer from Cuba struggled to answer question...

Angels walk off with 2 runs on Ramirez's error, beat Sox 2-1 - US News
Hanley Ramirez's throwing error to the plate on Daniel Nava's bases-loaded grounder allowed two runs to score, and the Los Angeles Angels walked off w...

Tech reacts to Clinton’s DNC speech - Techcrunch
 Hillary Clinton’s acceptance speech at the Democratic National Convention was delivered in stark contrast to Donald Trump’s speech at last week...