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Monday, September 22, 2014

Jesse Spencer Turns Up the Heat in Chicago Fire's Third Season

1 minute ago - TV Guide
One of the Firehouse 51 family is gone when Chicago Fire returns for its third season. In last May's cliffhanger, just-married Chief Boden (Eamonn Wal... by Ileane Rudolph

Lyft acquires carpooling competitor Hitch

1 minute ago - Venture Beat
Above: A mustache-adorned LyftImage Credit: Flickr Lyft, the ride-sharing company that recently launched a carpooling service, has acquired a startup... by Kia Kokalitcheva

ZEFR Has Acquired Social Advertising Startup Engodo

6 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 Video monetization platform ZEFR could be looking to extend its advertising reach beyond YouTube with its acquisition of social advertising startup... by Ryan Lawler

Forza Horizon 2 - Now Playing

10 minutes ago - Gamespot
Join Shaun McInnis as he gets behind the wheel in Forza Horizon 2 to show off some of the sweet graphics and features

 

W.H. to crack down on tax moves

Less than a minute ago - Politico
It's the latest bid by the White House to make policy on issues it says Congress cannot agree on by Kelsey Snell,Brian Faler

Dems relying on big donors to win

Less than a minute ago - Politico
A new analysis shows Democrats are actually raising more big money than their adversaries by Kenneth P. Vogel,Tarini Parti

WARNING: OVER 1 MILLION EBOLA CASES BY END OF JANUARY

Less than a minute ago - Drudge Report
WARNING: OVER 1 MILLION EBOLA CASES BY END OF JANUARY(Main headline, 1st story, link)

Venezuela Seeks to Quell Fears of Disease Outbreak...

Less than a minute ago - Drudge Report
Venezuela Seeks to Quell Fears of Disease Outbreak...(First column, 9th story, link)

 

Business

Stream of Lehman-Claim Payouts Is Drying Up

39 minutes ago - Wall Street Journal
The smooth ride for hedge funds holding claims tied to Lehman Brothers Holding hit a speed bump last month, when a court ruling resulted in some of th...

FTC Considers Challenge to Food Merger

22 minutes ago - Wall Street Journal
The FTC is considering a possible antitrust suit to block the merger of Sysco and US Foods, concerned that combining the nation's two biggest food-ser...

In Pictures: Reviewing The iPhone 6 Plus

1 hour 7 minutes ago - Forbes

Apple's iOS 8 Rapidly Overtakes Android's KitKat In Under Five Days

1 hour 7 minutes ago - Forbes
Alongside the release of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, Apple also released the next version of its mobile operating system for its older devices. iO...

Obama Administration Moves To Crack Down On Tax Inversions

59 minutes ago - Forbes
The Treasury Department issued new rules Monday evening to discourage U.S.-based companies from moving their headquarters overseas to reduce their tax...

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Fashion

There’s an All-Women Portrait Intervention at Oxford

1 hour 15 minutes ago - The Cut
There is currently an all-female flashmob of portraits descending on Oxford University. The dining hall of Hertford College is replacing the all-male...

Emma Watson Makes Strides for Gender Equality in Dior

14 hours 43 minutes ago - Fashionista
The actress dressed the part to deliver an impressive speech at the U.N. over the weekend

Where to Shop for Vintage in Florence

3 hours 1 minute ago - The Cut
While the fashion world is packing their bags in Milan, New York's travel section turned its attention this week to Florence. With a new crop of desig...

Lauren's Camel Blazer Pulls It All Together

15 hours 32 minutes ago - Fashionista
J.Crew's twist on a classic makes a neat transition piece for fall

Street-Style Awards: The 32 Best-Dressed People From MFW, Part 2

3 hours 22 minutes ago - The Cut
This season, the Cut ranks the street-style looks from the previous days at Fashion Week. We've selected these 32 images out of the many that photogra...

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Food

Sesame Rice Noodles with Shrimp

20 hours 15 minutes ago - epicurious
Recipe from SELF

Pork-Belly Buns

Yesterday - epicurious
Recipe from Gourmet

Linguine Al Limone with Grilled Chia-Chicken Meatballs

2 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Epicurious

Caramel Chicken

3 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

Cheesy Quinoa Black Bean Stuffed Bell Peppers

4 days ago - Simply Recipes
One of my favorite recipes from childhood is one for stuffed bell peppers. (We love them so much both my mom and dad have their own versions!) I’ve...

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Games

Forza Horizon 2 - Now Playing

25 minutes ago - Gamespot
Join Shaun McInnis as he gets behind the wheel in Forza Horizon 2 to show off some of the sweet graphics and features

Quick Look: Iron Fisticle

46 minutes ago - Gamespot
Watch extended gameplay footage from Iron Fisticle featuring the Giant Bomb crew

Report: Lords of the Fallen PS4 is 1080p, Xbox One is 900p

46 minutes ago - Joystiq
The only difference between the Xbox One and PS4 versions of Lords of the Fallen is in the resolution: Xbox One is 900p, while PS4 is 1080p, City Inte...

GS News - Destiny’s Secret Loot Location; New Assassin’s Creed Game?!

1 hour 16 minutes ago - Gamespot
Discover Destiny’s secret loot spawning place, get details on the newest new Assassin’s Creed game, and how long is the Final Fantasy XV demo?

Major Steam Redesign Wants to Help You Filter Through the Flood of Game Releases

1 hour 16 minutes ago - Gamespot
Today, Valve launched the Steam Discovery Update, which aims to help users filter through the glut of new games released on the digital storefront on...

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Health

Doctor Recovering From Ebola Got Experimental Drug

1 hour 36 minutes ago - MSNBC Health
A medical missionary recovering from Ebola infection in Nebraska was given an experimental drug made by a Canadian company

The Surprising Thing You Can Do to Boost Your Mood Today

2 hours 6 minutes ago - Health
Getty Images I’m a sloucher. (There, I said it.) I spend hours a day hunched over my work keyboard writing and editing articles. Besides the fact th...

Move of the Week: Deadlift With Leg Extension and Overhead Press

2 hours 13 minutes ago - Health
This exercise from Alison Sweeney, host of The Biggest Loser, works your whole body while helping your balance and stability. Here’s how to do it: S...

Doctors, Patients Embrace Technology in Medicine

1 hour 59 minutes ago - WebMD
Technology is quickly changing many parts of medicine, giving people more power to take charge of their health care

Health Woes to Worsen Due to Climate Change, Study Warns

3 hours 39 minutes ago - Health
By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter MONDAY, Sept. 22, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Coupled with worldwide marches demanding action on climate change, a...

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Humor

4 U.S. Presidents Whose Lives Put Action Movies to Shame

12 hours 16 minutes ago - Cracked
By Daniel O'Brien Published: September 22nd, 2014 

5 Famous Movies With Political Agendas You Didn't Notice

12 hours 16 minutes ago - Cracked
By K. R. Kelleher,Phillip Traum,JM McNab,Aaron James Published: September 22nd, 2014  Lots of movies try to send messages. Some are obvious, some ar...

5 Sci-Fi Weapons (That Already Exist)

12 hours 16 minutes ago - Cracked
By Kathy Benjamin Published: September 22nd, 2014  They say that if we could all just stop being jerks to each other for five minutes, we could expl...

19 Products You Use Every Day (That Are Basically Placebos)

12 hours 16 minutes ago - Cracked
By CRACKED Readers Published: September 22nd, 2014  It's easy to pick out products that are obviously just snake oil in disguise. But it turns out t...

5 Insane Things 'Deadliest Catch' Leaves Out About My Job

12 hours 16 minutes ago - Cracked
By Kier Harris Published: September 22nd, 2014  Commercial fishing is often called the deadliest job in the world (in reality, it's merely the secon...

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Movies

English-Dubbed Release of 'The Tale of Princess Kaguya' Full Trailer

1 hour 23 minutes ago - First Showing
Because general American audiences have a weird aversion to films with subtitles, Studio Ghibli releases in the United States usually get an English-d...

William Shatner Has a Cameo in 'Star Trek 3' But He Has to Accept It

1 hour 46 minutes ago - First Showing
The reboot of Star Trek was directed by J.J. Abrams, and although he wasn't a longtime fan of the classic sci-fi property, he managed to take fans on...

Familiar 'Jurassic Park' Location Teased in 'Jurassic World' Set Photo

3 hours ago - First Showing
Following the death of Sir Richard Attenborough late last month, director Colin Trevorrow posted a picture of their tribute to him as John Hammond tha...

Bryan Cranston Targets The Great Wall Opposite Matt Damon

3 hours 26 minutes ago - Coming Soon
On the heels of this weekend's news that Matt Damon is looking at headlining Zhang Yimou's The Great Wall, comes word, via Deadline, that Bryan Cranst...

Bryan Singer Confirmed to Direct X-Men: Apocalypse

3 hours 56 minutes ago - Coming Soon
Although the decision was already all-but-confirmed, 20th Century Fox has today officially revealed that Bryan Singer is set to helm his fourth X-Men...

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Music

Chance The Rapper Didn’t Perform At AAHH! Fest, But He Did Give Fans A Surprise

19 minutes ago - MTV News
Thanks to Chance The Rapper, one Reddit user's 'reluctant trip to Chicago' turned into a night at AAHH! Fest

Fashion Fanfic: That Time Yeezy Taught Me About Inspiration And Design

1 hour 23 minutes ago - MTV News
We imagine what it would have been like in Kanye West's fashion class

Coach Taps Banks, Zoe Kravitz, And More For Its Latest Campaign

1 hour 16 minutes ago - MTV News
Coach's new campaign is stacked

What Are Apple’s Plans For Dr. Dre’s Beats Music?

53 minutes ago - MTV News
Questions arise around Apple's plans for the future of the Dr. Dre-co-founded Beats Music streaming service

Injured Motorcyclist Says Mike Tyson Was His ‘Superhero’

38 minutes ago - MTV News
Mike Tyson helped injured motorcyclist remain calm until paramedics arrived

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News

How to be polite to women

27 minutes ago - CNN Top Stories
Don't listen to the naysayers: Chivalry isn't dead. It just has one of those really bad, impossible-not-to-notice skin diseases that make everyone aro...

You won't be able to afford dinner

24 minutes ago - CNN Top Stories
Miguel Marquez explains the more direct impact of the earth's rising temperatures & sea level

Hypocrisy of sports gambling foes

56 minutes ago - CNN Top Stories
As a society, it seems we'll always struggle with our vices. Our governments are less morally conflicted, it seems

Number of ObamaCare enrollees appears to be dropping

1 hour 14 minutes ago - Fox News

U.S. Cracks Down on Companies Moving Overseas

1 hour 35 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew says the steps will ensure that it's no longer financially beneficial for companies to use that tactic

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Politics

GOP reps demand President release details of amnesty plan to public...

19 minutes ago - Drudge Report
GOP reps demand President release details of amnesty plan to public...(First column, 16th story, link)Related stories:New wave of Central American you...

Congress Hispanic Caucus gives Obama permission to delay until Christmas...

19 minutes ago - Drudge Report
Congress Hispanic Caucus gives Obama permission to delay until Christmas...(First column, 17th story, link)Related stories:New wave of Central America...

New wave of Central American youth will soon reach USA...

19 minutes ago - Drudge Report
New wave of Central American youth will soon reach USA...(First column, 15th story, link)Related stories:GOP reps demand President release details of...

BIDEN: 'He's going to do an awful lot'...

19 minutes ago - Drudge Report
BIDEN: 'He's going to do an awful lot'...(First column, 18th story, link)Related stories:New wave of Central American youth will soon reach USA...GOP...

First Draft: ‘Scandal’ Isn’t Just a Thrill Ride. It’s an Education.

1 hour 16 minutes ago - New York Times Politics
Shonda Rhimes was a guest lecturer for a Q. and A. put on by the Smithsonian Associates at the Museum of Natural History, just steps away from the Jus...

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Pop Culture

Niall Horan Gets An Unexpected Smooch From A Hot Redhead! See Ed Sheeran Put His Lips All Over Niall's Cheek HERE!

4 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
What happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas...unless it's this photo, in which case it most definitely does NOT stay in Vegas. Niall Horan received a hot,...

Stars Celebrate Sophia Loren’s 80th Birthday!

8 hours 19 minutes ago - Extra
Actors Andy Garcia, Jon Voight and Forest Whitaker paid tribute to actress Sophia Loren, who turned 80 over the weekend. The three actors were in Mexi...

HHN 2014: See the ‘Dusk Till Dawn’ Cast Scream Through Their Maze!

5 hours 38 minutes ago - Extra
The mazes at Universal Studios’ Halloween Horror Nights are always full of scary surprises, especially the 2014 HHN Maze “From Dusk Till Dawn,”...

Kris Jenner Officially Files for Divorce From Bruce After 23 Years of Marriage

51 minutes ago - ETOnline
Almost a year after announcing their separation, Kris and Bruce Jenner are officially divorcing, according to court papers obtained by ET. PIC: Khloe...

Matthew McConaughey's Odd Lincoln Car Commercial Gets The Ellen DeGeneres Treatment!

42 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
As if this wasn't already weird enough... Ellen DeGeneres is showing us the new Matthew McConaughey Lincoln commercial (or True Detective tribute) we...

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Science

An All-Liquid Battery For Storing Solar And Wind Energy

2 hours 31 minutes ago - Pop Sci
Liquid Battery This room-temperature liquid battery was made with mercury, salt water, and steel foam, to show the design of the high-temper...

NASA Administrator to Participate in High-Flying STEM Education Event

8 hours 16 minutes ago - NASA
NASA Administrator Charles Bolden will give remarks at the launch of the world’s first “flying classroom” -- an innovative program to inspire an...

New Armored Vehicle In The Works For Australia

5 hours 46 minutes ago - Pop Sci
A Patria AMV In Solvenian Service MORS, via Wikimedia Commons Over the past century, Australia has quietly participated in more major wa...

2014 Arctic Sea Ice Minimum Sixth Lowest on Record

8 hours 16 minutes ago - NASA
Arctic sea ice coverage continued its below-average trend this year as the ice declined to its annual minimum on Sept. 17, according to the NASA-suppo...

The Buzz On Health Trackers

6 hours 31 minutes ago - Pop Sci
Gaming Your Health Illustration by Peter and Maria Hoey In early 2015, Apple will release its first major product since 2010 -- a health t...

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Sports

USOC chief: Hope Solo's charges 'disturbing'

Less than a minute ago - CBS Sports
USOC chief: Hope Solo's charges 'disturbing'

Pettine: Thought Manziel trick play was legal

42 minutes ago - ESPN
One more quirk to the Johnny Manziel-as-a-receiver play the Cleveland Browns tried on Sunday? "It was called 'Dawg Pound Special,'" coach Mike Pettine...

Philbin noncommittal regarding Tannehill's status (Yahoo Sports)

3 hours 4 minutes ago - Yahoo Sports
If embattled quarterback Ryan Tannehill needed a public vote of confidence from his coach, he didn't get it. Joe Philbin was asked four times by repo...

Ravens tight end Pitta has surgery, out for season (Yahoo Sports)

54 minutes ago - Yahoo Sports
OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) -- Ravens tight end Dennis Pitta has undergone surgery to repair a dislocated right hip and is done for the year

Chargers running back Woodhead out for year (Yahoo Sports)

31 minutes ago - Yahoo Sports
Danny Woodhead was many things to the San Diego Chargers - running back, receiver, leader, hard worker and popular teammate. ''He means a lot to the...

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T.V.

Jesse Spencer Turns Up the Heat in Chicago Fire's Third Season

16 minutes ago - TV Guide
One of the Firehouse 51 family is gone when Chicago Fire returns for its third season. In last May's cliffhanger, just-married Chief Boden (Eamonn Wal...

Kris Jenner Files for Divorce From Bruce Jenner

1 hour 10 minutes ago - TV Guide
Apparently a reconciliation wasn't in the cards for Kris and Bruce Jenner. The famed Kardashian family matriarch filed for divorce Monday after 23 yea...

Beloved Howard Stern Show Caller Eric "The Actor" Lynch Dies at 39

1 hour 31 minutes ago - TV Guide
Eric "The Actor" Lynch, who became a fan favorite for calling in to Howard Stern's radio show, died Saturday. He was 39 years old. According to Stern'...

Is Kenan Thompson Leaving SNL After This Season?

1 hour 37 minutes ago - TV Guide
Saturday Night Live's current most senior performer may be heading for the exit. TMZ.com reports that Kenan Thompson, who has been on the show for...

S.H.I.E.L.D. Boss Talks Criticism and Why the Show Deserves a Second Chance

3 hours 5 minutes ago - TV Guide
When Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. premiered last fall, the drama failed to live up to the hype. This is because even though S.H.I.E.L.D. premie...

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Technology

Lyft acquires carpooling competitor Hitch

18 minutes ago - Venture Beat
Above: A mustache-adorned LyftImage Credit: Flickr Lyft, the ride-sharing company that recently launched a carpooling service, has acquired a startup...

ZEFR Has Acquired Social Advertising Startup Engodo

10 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 Video monetization platform ZEFR could be looking to extend its advertising reach beyond YouTube with its acquisition of social advertising startup...

Funding Daily: Security, weddings, and valet parking

36 minutes ago - Venture Beat
Get all the tech funding news of the day delivered straight to your mailbox! Sign up for Funding Daily and never miss a deal. Here’s today’s round...

Nexon reassigns its top American brass to deal with star developers

31 minutes ago - Venture Beat
Above: Min Kim of Nexon AmericaImage Credit: Dean TakahashiAsian gaming giant Nexon has reshuffled its executive staff in North America. The company a...

Valve makes finding your next Steam game easier

31 minutes ago - Engadget
When Valve debuted game-recommendation tags not long ago, it was apparently a precursor to something much bigger. Today the PC game-sales juggernaut h...

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U.S.

Watch: Obama 'Concerned' by White House Intruder; Police Say Eric Frein Search Is Narrowing

40 minutes ago - ABC News
Syrian refugees fleeing ISIS seek refuge in Turkey, 'The Lion King' earns record box office, and NASA's Maven explorer enters Mars orbit

Appeals Court Reinstates NY NatWest-Hamas Lawsuit

1 hour 9 minutes ago - ABC News
Federal appeals court reinstates NY lawsuit alleging National Westminster Bank supported Hamas

Trial Opens for Sheriff Accused of 'Road Rage'

1 hour 7 minutes ago - ABC News
Prosecutor: New Mexico sheriff pointed gun at motorist's head in 'fit of road rage'

Transparency Advocates Denounce Secret Lawmaking

1 hour 50 minutes ago - US News
Many not-secret laws are also unavailable to the public, experts say

Portland Man Hides in Church to Avoid Deportation

1 hour 40 minutes ago - ABC News
Portland community leader originally from El Salvador moves in to church to avoid deportation

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World

Salmond to make voting age call

38 minutes ago - BBC
Alex Salmond is to address Holyrood for the first time since Scotland rejected independence and is expected to call for the voting age to be lowered

White House intruder had 800 rounds of ammunition in his car prosecutors

3 hours 26 minutes ago - Guardian
Omar Gonzalez, 42, who broke into the White House on Friday, was viewed as a threat to the president, new evidence suggestsVeterans family: This was a...

Go TV-free to fight fat, says NICE

1 hour 20 minutes ago - BBC
Adults and children should consider having TV-free days or limiting viewing to two hours a day under new proposals to tackle obesity

Children 'failed in early years'

1 hour 20 minutes ago - BBC
The future prospects of children in England are being hampered because society fails them in the early years, a leading health academic says

Rail delay passengers 'dissatisfied'

1 hour 20 minutes ago - BBC
Two-thirds of rail passengers are unhappy with the way their train company deals with delays or cancellations, a survey suggests

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Live News

Obama to meet with Iraqi, Egyptian leaders - Politico
The President is trying to solidify a global coalition to battle ISIL.

W.H. to crack down on tax moves - Politico
It's the latest bid by the White House to make policy on issues it says Congress cannot agree on.

Dems relying on big donors to win - Politico
A new analysis shows Democrats are actually raising more big money than their adversaries.

Clinton to campaign for Crist - Politico
The former secretary of state will headline an Oct. 2 dinner in Miami.

WARNING: OVER 1 MILLION EBOLA CASES BY END OF JANUARY - Drudge Report
WARNING: OVER 1 MILLION EBOLA CASES BY END OF JANUARY(Main headline, 1st story, link)

Venezuela Seeks to Quell Fears of Disease Outbreak... - Drudge Report
Venezuela Seeks to Quell Fears of Disease Outbreak...(First column, 9th story, link)