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Wednesday, March 4, 2015

In Ferguson, scathing US report brings pressure for change

Less than a minute ago - Yahoo News
WASHINGTON (AP) — A Justice Department report says blacks in Ferguson, Missouri, are disproportionately subject to excessive police force, baseless...

Indonesia moves Australians ahead of expected executions

Less than a minute ago - Yahoo News
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Two convicted Australian drug smugglers arrived Wednesday at an Indonesian island prison where they will be executed by fi...

High court takes up major fight over health law subsidies

Less than a minute ago - Yahoo News
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is hearing arguments in a major test of President Barack Obama's health overhaul that threatens insurance covera...

Clinton ran homebrew computer system for official emails

Less than a minute ago - Yahoo News
WASHINGTON (AP) — The computer server that transmitted and received Hillary Clinton's official emails when she was secretary of state traced back to...

 

In Ferguson, scathing US report brings pressure for change

Less than a minute ago - Yahoo News
WASHINGTON (AP) — A Justice Department report says blacks in Ferguson, Missouri, are disproportionately subject to excessive police force, baseless...

Indonesia moves Australians ahead of expected executions

Less than a minute ago - Yahoo News
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Two convicted Australian drug smugglers arrived Wednesday at an Indonesian island prison where they will be executed by fi...

High court takes up major fight over health law subsidies

Less than a minute ago - Yahoo News
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is hearing arguments in a major test of President Barack Obama's health overhaul that threatens insurance covera...

Report: At least 1 killed in east Ukraine mine blast

Less than a minute ago - Yahoo News
DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — An official mouthpiece for separatists in east Ukraine is citing a rebel official as saying an explosion at a coal mine has...

 

Business

Changing The Workplace: Past And Future

29 minutes ago - Forbes
At most organizations around the world decisions around how we work follow a very top down chain of command . The executives or key stakeholders that...

Automakers piling into dinky truck segment show off new entries at Geneva Auto Show

1 hour 59 minutes ago - Fox Business
In Europe, SUV now stands for: Shrinking Utility Vehicle

Clinton paves way for White House run

1 hour 48 minutes ago - Financial Times
Democratic frontrunner highlights fragility of recovery and takes aim at business

N Korea hits back at UN rights body

1 hour 30 minutes ago - Financial Times
Foreign minister denounces criticism and uses Geneva visit to warn of pre-emptive nuclear strike on US

Is 3rd time the charm for the attempted sale of Atlantic City's former Revel casino?

2 hours 26 minutes ago - Fox Business
Will the third time be the charm for attempts to sell Atlantic City's former Revel Casino Hotel? Its owners certainly hope so

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Fashion

Hubert de Givenchy Remembers Audrey Hepburn in the New Issue of V

Yesterday - The Cut
What would Audrey Hepburn think of Riccardo Tisci's tenure at Givenchy? "You should ask him," demurs Hubert de Givenchy. The venerable house's founder...

8 Things We Can't Wait to See at Paris Fashion Week

Yesterday - Fashionista
Fashion Month's final stretch of shows is finally here. These are the runway debuts and events we're looking forward to most

No One Looked Better Than Helen Mirren Last Night

Yesterday - The Cut
When she’s not employing her sublime side-eye or making a ride on the subway look like the most regal activity in New York, Helen Mirren spends the...

Michelle Williams Covers 'Elle' UK, Khloe Kardashian May Join 'Fashion Police'

Yesterday - Fashionista
And French supermodel Bettina passed away Tuesday at the age of 90

Alyssa's Cool, Classic High Tops

Yesterday - Fashionista
Note to self: Never go on a long trip without packing sneakers again

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Food

Cauliflower Cake

3 hours 29 minutes ago - epicurious
Recipe from Epicurious

Caramelized-Honey Brûlée

Yesterday - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

Jerusalem Artichoke and Artichoke Heart Linguine

2 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Epicurious

Chilaquiles

3 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Gourmet

Beef Bourguignonne Pot Pie

4 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

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Games

Watch Dogs Beats Grand Theft Auto 5 in Australian 2014 Sales - NPD

Yesterday - Gamespot
The Interactive Games & Entertainment Association has released figures from the NPD Group Australia for last year's game sale figures. While overall s...

Gone Home Console Version Canceled

Yesterday - Gamespot
The console version of celebrated indie game Gone Home, created by developer The Fullbright Company, has been canceled."Gone Home for console is not a...

Oreshika: Tainted Bloodlines Review

Yesterday - Gamespot
We're currently in a place with the Playstation Vita where every great game that arrives brings an air of sadness equal to its joys. Each artistic suc...

New Nvidia Shield Brings High-End PC Graphics to Your TV

Yesterday - Gamespot
Nvidia has announced its new Shield gaming device during a GDC 2015 press event tonight. The Android TV-based console is powered by Nvidia's Tegra X1...

Volume Makes You Feel Sneaky

Yesterday - Gamespot
Mike Bithell meets with Alexa to show off several levels from his new game Volume, a indie stealth-based sneak fest

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Health

This Mom Literally Balances Kids With Workouts

2 hours 49 minutes ago - MSNBC Health
Kimberley Welman's quirky exercises have gone viral since she started using her stroller as a gym prop and her twin babies as weights

People Are Using This 'Toy' To Get Pregnant

Yesterday - Yahoo Health
Stephanie Berman wanted to get her wife pregnant, but she was dismayed by the available techniques. So she set out to change that

What You Should Know About the DIY Braces Trend

Yesterday - Health
Photo: Getty Images Have you heard about the woman in Washington State who claims to have closed a gap in her front teeth in 44 days using DIY braces...

Fried Foods Tied to Raised Heart Failure Risk

Yesterday - WebMD
Eaten regularly, they might boost chances as much as 68 percent, study finds

Why Baby-Toting Moms and a Pregnant Model Were the Highlight of This Fashion Show

Yesterday - Health
Photo: Getty Images Dolce & Gabbana honored motherhood during Milan Fashion Week with their Fall/Winter 2015 show “Viva la mamma!”, sending models...

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Humor

Comic for March 04, 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 Ways Hollywood Uses Science To Ruin Superhero Movies

2 days ago - Cracked
By David Christopher Bell Published: March 03rd, 2015 

5 Common Beliefs About Your Brain (Debunked by Science)

2 days ago - Cracked
By Enrique Fuerte Published: March 03rd, 2015 

5 Creepy Ways We're Making Money Off Dead Celebrities

2 days ago - Cracked
By C. Coville Published: March 03rd, 2015 

6 Tips for Surviving a Trip Back to Your Hometown

2 days ago - Cracked
By J.F. Sargent Published: March 03rd, 2015 

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Movies

Walt Disney Animation Studios Reveals New Zootopia Concept Art

2 hours 34 minutes ago - Coming Soon
Coming to theaters on March 4, 2016 The post Walt Disney Animation Studios Reveals New Zootopia Concept Art appeared first on ComingSoon.net

Steve Martin to Headline Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk

Yesterday - Coming Soon
Ang Lee is directing the adaptation of Ben Fountain's 2012 novel The post Steve Martin to Headline Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk appeared first on...

TV Star Jessie Usher to Play Will Smith's Son in 'Independence Day 2'

Yesterday - First Showing
Even though Will Smith may not be showing up for Independence Day 2, that doesn't mean there won't be ties to his character in the developing sequel a...

Independence Day 2 Casts Jessie Usher

Yesterday - Coming Soon
The Survivor's Remorse star will play the son of Will Smith's Captain Steven Hiller The post Independence Day 2 Casts Jessie Usher appeared first on C...

Bryan Singer Set to Direct Heinlein's 'The Moon is a Harsh Mistress'

Yesterday - First Showing
Several of Robert A. Heinlein's works have been turned into movies and TV shows and now one more is on the docket. THR reports X-Men franchise directo...

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Music

B Boy (feat. Big Sean & A$AP Ferg) - Single - Meek Mill

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
B Boy (feat. Big Sean & A$AP Ferg) - Single Meek Mill Release Date: March 3, 2015 Total Songs: 1 Genre: Hip-Hop/Rap Price: $1.29 Copyright ℗ 2014 Ma...

Taylor Swift Karaoke: 1989 - Taylor Swift

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Taylor Swift Karaoke: 1989 Taylor Swift Release Date: March 3, 2015 Total Songs: 13 Genre: Pop Price: $9.99 Copyright ℗ 2014 Big Machine Records, LL...

On Your Lips - EP - John King

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
On Your Lips - EP John King Release Date: March 3, 2015 Total Songs: 5 Genre: Country Price: $5.25 Copyright ℗ 2015 Black River Entertainment

The Beast Is G Unit - EP - G-Unit

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
The Beast Is G Unit - EP G-Unit Release Date: March 3, 2015 Total Songs: 6 Genre: Hip-Hop/Rap Price: $5.99 Copyright ℗ 2015 G Unit Records, Inc

Summer Nights - Live in Las Vegas - Olivia Newton-John

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Summer Nights - Live in Las Vegas Olivia Newton-John Release Date: March 3, 2015 Total Songs: 22 Genre: Pop Price: $14.99 Copyright ℗ 2015 Olivia Ne...

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Politics

Clinton ignores email controversy

Yesterday - Politico
In a speech in D.C., she focuses on economic issues

Hillary Clinton: Don't You Want to See a Woman President?

Yesterday - MSNBC Politics
Hillary Clinton continued to tease the prospects of her 2016 presidential run in during her speech at the Emily's List 30th Gala in Washington, DC, Tu...

Hillary Clinton gives base-rallying speech

Yesterday - CNN Politics
The lead up to Hillary Clinton's speech to a Democratic women's group in Washington on Tuesday night was focused on two things: The controversy around...

Using Private Email, Hillary Clinton Thwarted Record Requests

Yesterday - New York Times Politics
For nearly two years after Hillary Rodham Clinton stepped down from her secretary of state post, the State Department was unable to search her emails...

Would Bibi's plan work?

Yesterday - Politico
Experts doubt that a harder line could change Iran's nuclear equation

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Pop Culture

Richard Gere on 'Marigold Hotel' Sequel Beating 'Fifty Shades': 'We're Much Sexier'

41 minutes ago - ETOnline
The British romantic dramedy The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, which stars celebrated British actresses Judi Dench and Maggie Smith, among many o...

Oprah To Shut Down Historic Harpo Studios & Lay Off How Many Workers?

2 hours 59 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
Goodbye Windy City! Hello WeHo! Oprah Winfrey is set to shut down Harpo Studios in Chicago, which has been operating for 26 years and employs roughly...

Despite The $80 Million Keeping Up With The Kardashians Deal, North West Will Not Be Featured On Momma Kim's Show!

3 hours 28 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
You're gonna have to get a compass if you wanna find North West! That's because even though Kim Kardashian & Ko. just signed a record breaking contrac...

Justin Bieber Spoofs His Own Calvin Klein Ads

Yesterday - ETOnline
In a promo for his upcoming Comedy Central Roast, pop star Justin Bieber stripped off his shirt (again) and spoofed his recent Calvin Klein underwear...

Lisa Rinna Proves She's Real Housewives Material By Throwing A Wine Glass At Kim Richards — Check Out The Beverly Hills Fight HERE!!

Yesterday - Perez Hilton
Is this the most violent season of Real Housewives of Beverly Hills yet!? While RHOBH is known for its large amounts of drama, Lisa Rinna took a much...

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Science

FREAK: Today, Web Users Feel The Impact Of '90s Regulators' Stupidity

Yesterday - Pop Sci
Thanks to a '90s-era political decision, we're now getting bitten by a security flaw in many popular web browsers

Your DNA Can Now Be Used Against You In Court Without Your Consent

Yesterday - Pop Sci
In 2009, a Maryland county court convicted Glenn Raynor of rape, the verdict hinging on a key piece of evidence: Raynor's DNA samples. However, Raynor...

Neural Implants Let Paralyzed Woman Fly Plane With Her Mind

Yesterday - Pop Sci
Imagine piloting an airplane with your mind. No hands on the controls, no feet on the pedals, just thoughts and then movement through the sky. For all...

Where Does Volcano Lightning Come From?

Yesterday - Pop Sci
Earlier this morning the Villarrica volcano erupted in Chile, forcing thousands of residents and tourists to flee from the city of Pucón. Images of t...

The Blackphone 2 Is An Ultra-Secure Smartphone Made For Secret Agents

Yesterday - Pop Sci
The Blackphone 2 is a second-generation smartphone built around security. The phone runs on a fork of Android called PrivatOS

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Sports

KU wins Big 12 by erasing WVU 18-point lead

1 hour 14 minutes ago - CBS Sports
KU wins Big 12 by erasing WVU 18-point lead

Kentucky (30-0) fights off Georgia with late rally

1 hour 14 minutes ago - CBS Sports
Kentucky (30-0) fights off Georgia with late rally

Knicks fined for Phil's 'great-looking kid' talk

1 hour 56 minutes ago - ESPN
The NBA has fined New York Knicks president Phil Jackson for publicly commenting on Ohio State freshman D'Angelo Russell, a league source confirmed

Kansas rallies to beat West Virginia in OT and win Big 12 (Yahoo Sports)

2 hours 50 minutes ago - Yahoo Sports
Frank Mason III capped one of the biggest comebacks in Allen Fieldhouse history by scoring the last eight points in overtime to lead No. 9 Kansas past...

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T.V.

Justified Postmortem: Walton Goggins Breaks Down Boyd's Shocking Choice

Yesterday - TV Guide
[WARNING: The following story contains spoilers from Tuesday's episode of Justified. Read at your own risk.]Remind us to never go hunting with Justifi...

Empire: Is It Possible That Someone Else Was Supposed To Play Cookie?

Yesterday - TV Guide
In a twist worthy of Empire's dramatics, Oscar winner Mo'Nique is claiming that the show's creator, Lee Daniels, initially offered her the role of fan...

Vince Vaughn's New Movie Includes Poorly Done Photoshop Stock Images

Yesterday - TV Guide
As part of the marketing campaign for Vince Vaughn's newest film Unfinished Business, Twentieth Century Fox has partnered with Getty Images to create...

Mega Buzz: A Criminal Minds Baby Is on the Way!

Yesterday - TV Guide
And a baby makes four for Criminal Minds' Kate.The CBS drama will write in Jennifer Love Hewitt's pregnancy, executive producer Erica Messer tells TVG...

FXX Renews Jay Baruchel's Man Seeking Woman for Season 2

Yesterday - TV Guide
FXX must like what it sees in Man Seeking Woman.The network renewed the freshman comedy for a 10-episode second season on Tuesday, Deadline reports.St...

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Technology

Bittorrent Sync Pro lets employees share folders from their PCs

18 minutes ago - Engadget
Bittorrent's done beta testing its cloud-alternative Sync tool, so it's now releasing not just the stable version, but also a Pro one for businesses...

It’s time to bring back the real IPO: Initial profitable offering

29 minutes ago - Venture Beat
No startup should have to depend on a “pop” to succeed. No company should aim to become an investment unicorn, where profitability is a mythical...

Uber’s First Acquisition Will Be Mapping Tech Startup deCarta

48 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 Uber is on course to make its first acquisition with San Jose-based map tech startup deCarta in its headlights. Read More

Super-efficient 'Vulkan' leaves your games more graphics power

1 hour 27 minutes ago - Engadget
Psst: the games you play might not look as good (or run as smoothly) as they could. In many cases, the overhead from graphics standards gets in the wa...

Kleiner Trial Is A Front Row Seat To A VC Firm In Flux

1 hour 50 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 “Didn’t you tell Ms. Pao at the time that one of the reasons you chose Randy Komisar to be a board partner was that Randy ‘needed a win?’”...

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U.S.

World's oldest person celebrates a day before turning 117

44 minutes ago - US News
TOKYO (AP) — The world's oldest person says 117 years doesn't seem like such a long time

Tug of war: Obama, Congress at odds over who's in control

39 minutes ago - US News
WASHINGTON (AP) — An elaborate tug of war has broken out between Republican lawmakers and President Barack Obama over who calls the shots on major i...

Boehner escapes jam on DHS vote, but more GOP battles loom

36 minutes ago - US News
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker John Boehner's (BAY-nur's) job is safe despite passing yet another big bill that most of his Republican colleagues o...

Indonesia moves Australians ahead of expected executions

25 minutes ago - US News
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Two convicted Australian drug smugglers arrived Wednesday at an Indonesian island prison where they will be executed by fi...

High court takes up major fight over health law subsidies

24 minutes ago - US News
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is hearing arguments in a major test of President Barack Obama's health overhaul that threatens insurance covera...

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World

Colombia arrests captain of arms-trafficking ship bound for Cuba

30 minutes ago - Guardian
Authorities find 100 tonnes of gunpowder and 3,000 artillery shells amid cargoDocumentation for Hong Kong-flagged ship made no mention of ammunitionTh...

Steve Coogan backs bid to buy BBC3

30 minutes ago - Guardian
Independent producers Jimmy Mulville and Jon Thoday respond to BBC TV chief Danny Cohen following initial rejection of £100m proposal The comedian St...

Jack Monroe’s tom kha gai soup recipe

30 minutes ago - Guardian
This sweet and spicy Thai coconut soup makes a great lunch – add leftover chicken if you have some, but I often do withoutI first had this delicious...

Chair of Ipso funding body should quit over Trinity Mirror, says Hacked Off

30 minutes ago - Guardian
Campaign group claims Paul Vickers is ‘unfit for the role’ because of allegations of widespread phone hacking at Mirror publisherA campaign group...

Vive la différence: French minister explains why France is still a welfare state

30 minutes ago - Guardian
Laurence Rossignol, France’s minister for the family, older people and adult care, explains why she has chosen to increase the proportion the state...

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Live News

In Ferguson, scathing US report brings pressure for change - Yahoo News
WASHINGTON (AP) — A Justice Department report says blacks in Ferguson, Missouri, are disproportionately subject to excessive police force, baseless ...

Indonesia moves Australians ahead of expected executions - Yahoo News
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Two convicted Australian drug smugglers arrived Wednesday at an Indonesian island prison where they will be executed by fi...

High court takes up major fight over health law subsidies - Yahoo News
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is hearing arguments in a major test of President Barack Obama's health overhaul that threatens insurance covera...

Report: At least 1 killed in east Ukraine mine blast - Yahoo News
DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — An official mouthpiece for separatists in east Ukraine is citing a rebel official as saying an explosion at a coal mine has ...

Clinton ran homebrew computer system for official emails - Yahoo News
WASHINGTON (AP) — The computer server that transmitted and received Hillary Clinton's official emails when she was secretary of state traced back to...