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Sunday, January 25, 2015

Santa Ana winds knock out power to thousands in California

7 minutes ago - Yahoo News
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Power was being restored Sunday to tens of thousands of people who lost electricity in Southern California after fierce Santa Ana...

Qatar-based cleric urges protests in Egypt on uprising's anniversary

8 minutes ago - Yahoo News
A Qatar-based Muslim cleric called for protests in Egypt on the anniversary of the country's Jan 25 uprising against Hosni Mubarak and said Mohamed Mu...

Obama Sends Sympathy to Japan Over Slain ISIS Hostage

19 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
President Obama called Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to offer condolences for the apparent killing of a Japanese citizen by ISIS militants

Zambia: Ruling party candidate wins presidential election

26 minutes ago - Yahoo News
LUSAKA, Zambia (AP) — The candidate from the ruling Patriotic Front, Edgar Lungu, has won Zambia's presidential election called after President Mich...

 

Santa Ana winds knock out power to thousands in California

7 minutes ago - Yahoo News
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Power was being restored Sunday to tens of thousands of people who lost electricity in Southern California after fierce Santa Ana...

Vylegzhanin wins World Cup skiathlon

8 minutes ago - Yahoo News
RYBINSK, Russia (AP) — Maxim Vylegzhanin became the first Russian to win a cross-country skiing World Cup race this season with victory in a 30-kilo...

Qatar-based cleric urges protests in Egypt on uprising's anniversary

8 minutes ago - Yahoo News
A Qatar-based Muslim cleric called for protests in Egypt on the anniversary of the country's Jan 25 uprising against Hosni Mubarak and said Mohamed Mu...

Factbox: How the Greek election works

8 minutes ago - Yahoo News
Greeks vote on Sunday in an election expected to bring in a government led by the leftwing Syriza party. The anti-bailout party led by Alexis Tsipras...

 

Business

Montblanc Introduces Charlotte Casiraghi As Global Brand Ambassador

1 hour 36 minutes ago - Forbes
The granddaughter of Grace Kelly will appear in Montblanc’s upcoming advertising campaign for the Bohème collection of ladies watches, jewelry and...

Blizzard-like conditions possible in Northeast's next storm on heels of weekend wallop

4 hours 40 minutes ago - Fox Business
A major snowstorm with blizzard-like conditions could drop a foot or more of snow across most parts of the Northeast gearing up for the workweek

Modi embrace marks start of Obama’s India trip

3 hours 40 minutes ago - Financial Times
Three-day visit to reinforce Delhi-Washington ties

BAE Offers to Build Howitzers in India

4 hours 18 minutes ago - Wall Street Journal
BAE Systems PLC has offered to build a howitzer factory in India to close a deal valued at more than $800 million after years of stalled talks left it...

Peter Thiel Says That We Should Hunt For Secrets. That's True, But We Also Need To Kill Unicorns.

Yesterday - Forbes
In an age of intelligent machines, we can only create true value through imagination. Machines can kill unicorns, but only we can imagine where to hu...

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Fashion

Taylor Swift Does, in Fact, Have a Belly Button

Yesterday - The Cut
Despite her well-documented love of crop tops, Taylor Swift is shy about showing her belly button — so shy, in fact, that some people had begun to w...

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand Talks Campus Rape at Sundance

Yesterday - The Cut
New York Senator Kirsten Gillibrand sat quietly in the middle of the Marc theater yesterday at the Sundance premiere of The Hunting Ground, the lates...

This Week's 10 Biggest Fashion Stories

Yesterday - Fashionista
Talk about Kendall Jenner overload

Camper’s Got a Cool (and Nostalgic) New Direction

2 days ago - The Cut
PARIS — When I entered the Camper presentation in the basement of the Palais de Tokyo yesterday, I was greeted by a spotlit photograph of a cadaver...

Lauren's Beloved (and Cheap!) Fleecy Turtleneck

2 days ago - Fashionista
It's only $9.90

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Food

Sunday Sauce with Sausage and Braciole

5 hours 11 minutes ago - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

Pickled Beets

Yesterday - Simply Recipes
Beets are a weekly ritual around here. Usually we boil them and toss them in a sweet sour vinaigrette and keep them in the refrigerator to eat all we...

Pork Shoulder Al'Diavolo

Yesterday - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

Rice Pudding with Fresh Pears and Honey

2 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

Bourbon Maple Glazed Chicken Wings

3 days ago - Simply Recipes
These are sticky. These are messy. These are the best darn chicken wings I’ve ever had. As in keep them away from me or I’ll eat them all. As in p...

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Games

Top 10 Dogs in Gaming!

Yesterday - Gamespot
What's the best dog in gaming? Danny, Andy and a room of cool people at PAX South worked together to create & edit this top 10 list in under an hour

Tomb Rider 3D - Exclusive Review

Yesterday - Gamespot
Danny, Chris, and Alexa review the San Antonio exclusive shooter Tomb Rider 3D on their first day at PAX South 2015

Molyneux: HoloLens Is More Exciting Than VR, But What's the Killer App?

Yesterday - Gamespot
Fable creator Peter Molyneux thinks that Microsoft's recently announced HoloLens augmented reality is potentially more interesting than Oculus Rift an...

First-person puzzler Magnetic: Cage Closed is like Portal, cubed

Yesterday - Joystiq
Guru Games isn't afraid of having their recently-announced game, Magnetic: Cage Closed compared to Portal. In fact, that's where it started: a school...

Windows 10 Xbox App Now Available to Testers

Yesterday - Gamespot
Microsoft's Windows Insider program that allows members to test early version of Windows 10 has added an early version of the Xbox app to it's latest...

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Health

10 Pro Tips To Make You A Better Mountain Biker

2 hours 11 minutes ago - Yahoo Health
It’s one thing to go off-roading every now and then, but learning how to take your mountain biking to the next level — off the rail trails paths a...

California Law Makes It Harder to Skip Vaccinations

Yesterday - MSNBC Health
The issue has taken new prominence as California deals with an outbreak of measles that originated at Disneyland last month, sickening 78 people

Closing Your Eyes Helps You Remember Stuff

Yesterday - Yahoo Health
Some people close their eyes, as though lost in thought, when they’re trying to remember some detail from the past. Are they one to something?

Things That Always Happen in Movie Love Scenes and Never in Real Life

Yesterday - Yahoo Health
If you're like most people, movies had one of the biggest influences on what you thought nookie was supposed to look, feel, and sound like when you we...

113 Pounds Lost: Pamela Kicked the Extra Pounds – And Her Meds – To The Curb

Yesterday - Yahoo Health
When did you start trying to lose weight? Yes! It does not matter how many times you have failed before, you only have to be successful once

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Humor

Comic for January 25, 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 Awful Realities of Transporting Human Corpses for a Job

Yesterday - Cracked
By Jason Iannone,Kevin Courtney Published: January 24th, 2015 

5 Gadgets that Make Simple Foods Way Harder to Prepare

Yesterday - Cracked
By Jason Iannone Published: January 24th, 2015 

5 Creepy Dating Site Messages Every Woman Has Received

Yesterday - Cracked
By Alice Jane Axness Published: January 24th, 2015 

23 Insane Surgeries You Won't Believe Actually Happened

Yesterday - Cracked
By CRACKED Readers Published: January 24th, 2015 

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Movies

'Birdman' Eyes Oscar After Winning 2015 Producers Guild Award

2 hours 28 minutes ago - First Showing
On Saturday night, the Producers Guild of America announced the winners of their annual awards, and while it wasn't quite as exciting as last year whe...

Kaya Scodelario Confirmed for Pirates of the Caribbean 5

4 hours 6 minutes ago - Coming Soon
Shooting will start next month The post Kaya Scodelario Confirmed for Pirates of the Caribbean 5 appeared first on ComingSoon.net

Luke Evans Officially Departs The Crow Remake

Yesterday - Coming Soon
Corin Hardy is still attached to direct the remake The post Luke Evans Officially Departs The Crow Remake appeared first on ComingSoon.net

Sundance 2015: Jack Black's 'The D-Train' is the Ultimate Bromance

Yesterday - First Showing
Over the past decade, we've seen the rise of the bromance, mostly popularized by Seth Rogen and James Franco with films like Pineapple Express and The...

Sundance Film Festival Diary Day 2 – Z for Zachariah

Yesterday - Coming Soon
Craig Zobel's drama starring Margot Robbie, Chiwetel Ejiofor & Chris Pine The post Sundance Film Festival Diary Day 2 – Z for Zachariah appeared fir...

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Music

Then Came the Morning - The Lone Bellow

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Then Came the Morning The Lone Bellow Release Date: January 23, 2015 Total Songs: 13 Genre: Alternative Price: By Song Only Copyright ℗ 2015 Descen...

United We Are - Hardwell

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
United We Are Hardwell Release Date: January 23, 2015 Total Songs: 15 Genre: Dance Price: $9.99 Copyright ℗ 2015 Revealed Recordings under exclusive...

Title - Single - Meghan Trainor & Tom Dobson

2 days ago - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Title - Single Meghan Trainor & Tom Dobson Release Date: January 22, 2015 Total Songs: 1 Genre: Pop Price: $0.99 Copyright ℗ 2015 Meghan Trainor & T...

Christian Songs for Kid's - Countdown Kids

3 days ago - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Christian Songs for Kid's Countdown Kids Release Date: January 20, 2015 Total Songs: 20 Genre: Christian & Gospel Price: $5.99 Copyright ℗ 2015 Suit...

Vulnicura - Björk

4 days ago - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Vulnicura Björk Release Date: January 20, 2015 Total Songs: 9 Genre: Alternative Price: $10.99 Copyright ℗ 2015 One Little Indian

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News

Santa Ana winds knock out power to thousands in California

28 minutes ago - Yahoo News
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Power was being restored Sunday to tens of thousands of people who lost electricity in Southern California after fierce Santa Ana...

Vylegzhanin wins World Cup skiathlon

24 minutes ago - Yahoo News
RYBINSK, Russia (AP) — Maxim Vylegzhanin became the first Russian to win a cross-country skiing World Cup race this season with victory in a 30-kilo...

Qatar-based cleric urges protests in Egypt on uprising's anniversary

17 minutes ago - Yahoo News
A Qatar-based Muslim cleric called for protests in Egypt on the anniversary of the country's Jan 25 uprising against Hosni Mubarak and said Mohamed Mu...

Factbox: How the Greek election works

17 minutes ago - Yahoo News
Greeks vote on Sunday in an election expected to bring in a government led by the leftwing Syriza party. The anti-bailout party led by Alexis Tsipras...

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Politics

The Iowa kickoff show

Yesterday - Politico
What you need to know from the first big event of 2016

2016 race kicks off with long day of auditions in Iowa

Yesterday - CNN Politics
The 2016 Republican presidential race in Iowa got its unofficial start Saturday with a marathon of speeches, giving close to a dozen potential candida...

Wild Start to GOP Primary Season at 'Freedom Summit'

Yesterday - MSNBC Politics
Iowa congressman Steve King says the 2016 Republican primary will be "greatest show in America," and if a summit is any indication, he may be right

GOP clown car runs into ditch

Yesterday - Politico
Simon says the Republican Party's clown car has become a clown van

Charles Koch: We're just getting started

Yesterday - Politico
The Kochs and their allies in recent months have taken steps towards increased transparency

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Pop Culture

A Seal Came Out Of The Ocean To Hug A Dog! Watch It HERE!

5 hours 10 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
This is some amazing love right here!!! A seal was recently videotaped making its way from the ocean in southwestern France to do something extra spec...

Surprise! Rihanna Drops New Song With Kanye West and Paul McCartney

Yesterday - ETOnline
What better way to celebrate the weekend than with a brand-new Rihanna song? On Saturday afternoon, the 26-year-old singer dropped the latest track fr...

This Wrong 'Wheel of Fortune' Answer Kept Getting Repeated and Repeated

Yesterday - ETOnline
Persistence is often the key to winning a game, but on Wheel of Fortune, it doesn't always pay off. It was a classic case of contestants mistakenly gu...

Kylie Jenner Denies Reports That She Dropped Out Of School! See What She Said HERE!

Yesterday - Perez Hilton
She must've been tired of these rumors these past few months! Kylie Jenner recently clarified some things about her education after many had believed...

Lindsay Lohan Credits Her Calvin Kleins for Helping Fight Off Rare Virus

Yesterday - ETOnline
Lindsay Lohan is posing in Calvin Klein underwear, but is she Photoshopping? Lohan took a selfie on Saturday to credit her Calvin Kleins for helping h...

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Science

Scientists Figure Out How To Unboil Eggs

2 days ago - Pop Sci
It has often been said that you can't unscramble an egg. But you might be able to unboil one. When you boil an egg, the heat causes the proteins insi...

DARPA Wants Drones To Hunt In Packs

2 days ago - Pop Sci
Drones work best operating in packs. Last year, a study by the RAND corporation showed that when two or more drones are tracking the same target, they...

Kill Dead Zones With This Small Box

2 days ago - Pop Sci
Problem If you live in or near a city, it’s hard to imagine not finding a cell signal. Telecommunication companies spend hundreds of millions of do...

The Year Ahead (And Behind) in Robotics

2 days ago - Pop Sci
The biggest trends, good and bad, shaping robotics right now…

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Sports

Sharapova, Nadal both advance to quarterfinals at Australian Open

3 hours 37 minutes ago - CBS Sports
Rafael Nadal stayed in contention for his second Australian Open title six years after his first with a 7-5, 6-1, 6-4 fourth-round win Sunday over Kev...

Rafael Nadal through to Australian Open quarterfinals (Yahoo Sports)

3 hours 42 minutes ago - Yahoo Sports
Rafael Nadal stayed in contention for his second Australian Open title six years after his first with a 7-5, 6-1, 6-4 fourth-round win Sunday over Kev...

Nadal beats Anderson, advances at Australian Open

3 hours 37 minutes ago - CBS Sports
Rafael Nadal stayed in contention for his second Australian Open title six years after his first with a 7-5, 6-1, 6-4 fourth-round win Sunday over Kev...

Hall of Famer Ernie Banks mourned in sports world and beyond (Yahoo Sports)

3 hours 59 minutes ago - Yahoo Sports
To Chicago Cubs fans, Ernie Banks was sunshine that cut through decades of darkness. To baseball players, he was the spirit of the game. His teammat...

Aldridge returns and Blazers beat Wizards 103-96 (Yahoo Sports)

4 hours 16 minutes ago - Yahoo Sports
LaMarcus Aldridge returned to the Trail Blazers two days after saying he was going to have thumb surgery and had 26 points and nine rebounds in a Port...

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T.V.

Battle of the Housewives! Joanna Krupa Sues Brandi Glanville Over Infidelity, Smelly Vagina Allegations

Yesterday - TV Guide
Real Housewives of Miamistar Joanna Krupa has sued Beverly Hills housewife Brandi Glanville for slander, People reports.According to papers filed on J...

On the Set of Sleepy Hollow: How to Make a Monster (And John Cho's Neck Skin)

Yesterday - TV Guide
While many shows rely heavily on CGI to create the things that go bump in the night, Sleepy Hollowprefers good ol' fashioned practical effects for it'...

Black Sails Season 2: Can Flint Regain the Trust of His Men?

Yesterday - TV Guide
It's the best of times and worst of times for Black Sails' Capt. Flint as Season 2 of the Starz pirate drama begins.Although the new season begins pre...

Chicago Cubs Hall of Famer Ernie Banks Dies at 83

Yesterday - TV Guide
Ernie Banks, a two-time MVP slugger for the Chicago Cubs, died Friday night at 83, according to The Associated Press."Words cannot express how importa...

Stephen Collins and Faye Grant Settle Divorce After Molestation Confession

Yesterday - TV Guide
Stephen Collins and Faye Grant have settled their messy divorce, which resulted in a leaked tape of the 7th Heaven star confessing to molesting three...

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Technology

Carnival's floating IMAX theater is the cruise line's version of sunblock

1 hour 26 minutes ago - Engadget
Not to be outdone by Dolby opening its own large-format theater, the folks at IMAX are putting one of their massive screens on a cruise ship. Yes. Rea...

It’s a startup’s job to make the European dream come true

2 hours 6 minutes ago - Venture Beat
GUEST:Europe is not doing well today. Most countries are either climbing their way out of recession or are suffering from anaemic growth, while unempl...

The music industry's best-known production app will soon be free

4 hours 36 minutes ago - Engadget
You've probably heard the output of Avid's Pro Tools audio production software, even if you don't know what it's like -- it's virtually a staple of th...

Apple's missing spark, hands-on with HoloLens, the end of Skymall and other stories you might've missed this week

Yesterday - Engadget
Microsoft dives head-first into augmented reality, President Obama addresses the State of the Union -- and the internet-- and (say it ain't so!) Skyma...

Are early stage startup valuations determined at random?

Yesterday - Venture Beat
To many, it seems like early stage startup valuations are determined at random. Given that these companies often fetch higher valuations vs. their cou...

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U.S.

Zambia: Ruling party candidate wins presidential election

47 minutes ago - US News
LUSAKA, Zambia (AP) — The candidate from the ruling Patriotic Front, Edgar Lungu, has won Zambia's presidential election called after President Mich...

Santa Ana Winds Knock out Power to Thousands in California

26 minutes ago - ABC News
Santa Ana winds down trees and power lines in S. California; tens of thousands lose power

Indonesian rescuers fail again to lift fuselage of AirAsia

1 hour 1 minute ago - US News
PANGKALAN BUN, Indonesia (AP) — The second attempt to lift the fuselage of the crashed AirAsia jetliner has failed as the wreckage sank back to the...

Obama received warmly in India, seeks policy advances

1 hour ago - US News
NEW DELHI (AP) — President Barack Obama was greeted in India Sunday with an elaborate welcome at the country's sprawling presidential palace, then h...

Full Episode: 2020 1/24: Teen Goes Missing After Meeting With Girlfriend's Ex

1 hour 33 minutes ago - ABC News
College Student Charged With Friend's Murder, Kidnapping; Girl Testifies At Ex's Trial For Murdering Her New Love

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World

Ex Machina review – dazzling sci-fi thriller

1 hour 12 minutes ago - Guardian
Alex Garland’s directorial debut is full of confidence and wit, with Alicia Vikander blurring the lines between human and machineAt a key moment in...

Should the campaign against Page 3 be abandoned?

1 hour 7 minutes ago - Guardian
After a week in which reports of Page 3’s death proved to have been exaggerated, the Observer’s Barbara Ellen and Fleet Street Fox, aka blogger Su...

Boko Haram attacks key Nigeria city

23 minutes ago - BBC
Fighters from the Islamist militant group Boko Haram launch an attack on the key city of Maiduguri in north-eastern Nigeria, reports say

Cruise ship hit by engine room fire

19 minutes ago - BBC
A 880-passenger cruise ship which was travelling between Spain and Lanzarote is without power off the coast of Morocco after a fire in the engine room...

PJ Harvey: Recording in Progress review – demystifying the rituals

3 hours 12 minutes ago - Guardian
Somerset House, LondonPJ Harvey is opening up the secrets of making an album – by doing it in public. It’s intriguing to watch, but you couldn’t...

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Live News

Santa Ana winds knock out power to thousands in California - Yahoo News
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Power was being restored Sunday to tens of thousands of people who lost electricity in Southern California after fierce Santa Ana...

Vylegzhanin wins World Cup skiathlon - Yahoo News
RYBINSK, Russia (AP) — Maxim Vylegzhanin became the first Russian to win a cross-country skiing World Cup race this season with victory in a 30-kilo...

Qatar-based cleric urges protests in Egypt on uprising's anniversary - Yahoo News
A Qatar-based Muslim cleric called for protests in Egypt on the anniversary of the country's Jan 25 uprising against Hosni Mubarak and said Mohamed Mu...

Factbox: How the Greek election works - Yahoo News
Greeks vote on Sunday in an election expected to bring in a government led by the leftwing Syriza party. The anti-bailout party led by Alexis Tsipras ...

Ex Machina review – dazzling sci-fi thriller - Guardian
Alex Garland’s directorial debut is full of confidence and wit, with Alicia Vikander blurring the lines between human and machineAt a key moment in ...

Should the campaign against Page 3 be abandoned? - Guardian
After a week in which reports of Page 3’s death proved to have been exaggerated, the Observer’s Barbara Ellen and Fleet Street Fox, aka blogger Su...