Shyftr Shyftr

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Hong Kong police arrest key protesters, clear site

7 minutes ago - Yahoo News
HONG KONG (AP) — Police arrested key student leaders of Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests on Wednesday as they cleared barricades in one volatile d...

Digital copyright issues are affecting car modifications

13 minutes ago - Engadget
Tinkering to get better performance out of your ride is one of the more rewarding aspects of vehicle ownership. The thing is, as cars have become more... by Timothy J. Seppala

Striptease Robbers Strike Again

14 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
In the latest robbery, which targeted a Broward County Subway restaurant Monday night, the robbers’ victim was a woman who is eight months pregnant

HP fourth-quarter revenue drops on weak enterprise demand

15 minutes ago - Reuters
(Reuters) - Hewlett-Packard Co said its quarterly revenue fell in almost every business segment over the year, highlighting weaknesses ahead of the co...

 

Hong Kong police arrest key protesters, clear site

7 minutes ago - Yahoo News
HONG KONG (AP) — Police arrested key student leaders of Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests on Wednesday as they cleared barricades in one volatile d...

Luis Suárez scores first Barcelona goal as Lionel Messi breaks record

8 minutes ago - Guardian
• Striker scores for the first time since joining Barcelona • ‘I wasn’t anxious about scoring, I knew it would come’• Messi becomes Champi... by Reuters

Nick Clegg echoes Labour call to curb tax credits for EU migrants

8 minutes ago - Guardian
Deputy PM shifts stance on benefits but makes clear he does not support restrictions on right of EU citizens to move freelyNick Clegg has shifted his... by Patrick Wintour, political editor

Global Drug Survey 2015: why you should tell us what you take

8 minutes ago - Guardian
Help us in this scientific research to find out the world’s drug consumption patterns. See what we learned from last year’s study and what we hope... by George Arnett

 

Business

Eric Berry: From Statistics And Highlights To Compassion And Empathy

54 minutes ago - Forbes
A look at Kansas City Chiefs safety Eric Berry and the recent news that he may have cancer. How can we all learn from this to become a better people i...

White House veto threat shelves possible plan to extend tax breaks for businesses, individuals

2 hours 7 minutes ago - Fox Business
A White House veto threat appears to have put on ice a congressional effort to permanently renew a handful of generous tax breaks for businesses and i...

Greek journalists on 24-hour strike ahead of nationwide general strike against austerity

1 hour 56 minutes ago - Fox Business
Greek journalists are on a 24-hour strike, pulling all newscasts off the air a day before a nationwide general strike against austerity measures

Return of the Pilgrims: British businesses make sure Americans gobble it up in style

1 hour 38 minutes ago - Fox Business
Big-breasted turkeys in butcher shop windows

Europe Stocks Higher

31 minutes ago - Wall Street Journal
European stocks edged higher in early trade, possibly on track for a fourth session of gains, still spurred by robust economic data out of the U.S

More Headlines:

Fashion

Jian Ghomeshi Drops $55 Million Lawsuit Against CBC

Yesterday - The Cut
Canadian media personality Jian Ghomeshi — who is facing a slew of sexual-abuse charges — has dropped the $55 million lawsuit he and his lawyers f...

Don’t Forget the Little Ones: 40 Holiday Gifts for Kids

Yesterday - The Cut
Try one of these 40 picks for the young ones on your list, including a life-size stuffed tiger, leopard-print onesies for punk-rock babies, and an inf...

Now the Vogue Rats Are Chewing Through Couture

Yesterday - The Cut
The alleged Vogue rat problem has metastasized into a rat king, if you believe Gawker's latest update. According to it source, the rats are basically...

Meet FEIT, a Shoe Brand That Believes in Quality Over Quantity

Yesterday - The Cut
When I meet the brothers Josh and Tull Price in their new FEIT store on Bowery, they are busy arranging shoes on several giant planks of blonde wood...

Dhani's Luxe-Looking Slingback Heels

Yesterday - Fashionista
Just the right mix of ladylike, grandma-ish and sexy

More Headlines:

Food

Curried Turkey Soup

2 hours 34 minutes ago - Simply Recipes
This curried turkey soup made with leftover turkey is fashioned on a classic Anglo-Indian curried soup called “mulligatawny“. It couldn’t be eas...

Quick-Roasted Turkey with Parsley-Caper Sauce

4 hours 42 minutes ago - epicurious
Recipe from Epicurious

Cranberry Relish

Yesterday - Simply Recipes
One of my favorite things to make for Thanksgiving and the holidays is raw cranberry relish. There’s no cooking involved, just using a grinder or...

Skillet Stuffing with Apples, Shallots, and Cranberries

Yesterday - epicurious
Recipe from Epicurious

Extra-Buttery Mashed Spuds

2 days ago - epicurious
Recipe from Bon Appétit

More Headlines:

Games

New World of Warcraft Blood Elf Models Revealed

3 hours 30 minutes ago - Gamespot
Blizzard has revealed what the visual update on the Blood Elf race in the World of Warcraft MMO looks like so far. Posted on the Battle.net blog, the...

Rockstar Games Giving Away Custom GTA V Themed Xbox One and PS4

4 hours 28 minutes ago - Gamespot
Rockstar Games is giving away a custom designed Grand Theft Auto V-themed PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. The limited edition consoles are part of a compe...

PlayStation Co-Op Sale: Dark Souls 2, Far Cry 3, Rayman

Yesterday - Joystiq
In the spirit of the money-saving holidays (and Thanksgiving, we guess), Sony kicked off a new Co-Op Gaming sale today that discounts games with local...

Minecraft Xbox Gets Exclusive Star Wars DLC Skin Pack

Yesterday - Gamespot
Sandbox game Minecraft is getting a downloadable Star Wars skin pack today, exclusive to the Xbox One and Xbox 360 consoles. The announcement was made...

Valiant Hearts: The Great War on Android tomorrow

Yesterday - Joystiq
Valiant Hearts: The Great War will be available on Android via Google Play and the Amazon Appstore starting tomorrow, November 26. Valiant Hearts: The...

More Headlines:

Health

Are You Packing Healthy School Lunches? Don’t Be So Sure

Yesterday - Health
Getty Images For so many parents, it’s a happy morning ritual: sending their kids off to school with a quick kiss good-bye and a packed lunch, secur...

8 Health Trends That Need to Die, According to Celeb Trainers

Yesterday - Health
Getty Images Everyone has an opinion when it comes to your well-being—whether that means what you should be putting in your mouth (quinoa, anyone?)...

Most Americans With HIV Don't Have Virus Under Control, CDC Says

Yesterday - WebMD
U.S. experts cite indifference, lack of access to care

FDA Advisory Panel Says Steroid Shots for Back Pain Can Continue

Yesterday - Health
By Steven ReinbergHealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Nov. 25, 2014 (HealthDay News) — An expert advisory panel to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration dec...

Mom, Can You Drive? Knowing When to Take the Keys

Yesterday - MSNBC Health
Worries about older relatives driving spike around the holidays. But how do we know when it's time to take the car keys away from elderly parents?

More Headlines:

Humor

Comic for November 26, 2014

3 hours 43 minutes 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 Popular Safety Measures That Can Kill You Horribly

Yesterday - Cracked
By Kevin Phelan Published: November 25th, 2014 

6 Insane Meltdowns by Actors On Set of Their Greatest Movies

Yesterday - Cracked
By Matthew Kohlmorgen,JM McNab Published: November 25th, 2014 

7 Reasons 'Assassin's Creed' Is the Least Playable Game Ever

Yesterday - Cracked
By Luke McKinney Published: November 25th, 2014 

6 Gross Thanksgiving Foods Your Grandparents Ate (We Tested)

Yesterday - Cracked
By Evan V. Symon Published: November 25th, 2014 

More Headlines:

Movies

This Week on Blu-ray and DVD: November 25, 2015

1 hour 5 minutes ago - Coming Soon
The Expendables 3, The November Man, The Giver, Nymphomaniac and more The post This Week on Blu-ray and DVD: November 25, 2015 appeared first on Comin...

It’s The Flash vs. Arrow in the New Crossover Trailer!

3 hours 29 minutes ago - Coming Soon
A trailer for the epic two-night event The post It’s The Flash vs. Arrow in the New Crossover Trailer! appeared first on ComingSoon.net

Movies and TV Shows Coming to Netflix in December 2014

Yesterday - Coming Soon
The Wolf of Wall Street, Marco Polo, Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones, Anchorman 2 and more! The post Movies and TV Shows Coming to Netflix in Dec...

Mel Brooks is Adam Sandler’s Father in Hotel Transylvania 2

Yesterday - Coming Soon
Voicing the ancient vampire Vlad The post Mel Brooks is Adam Sandler’s Father in Hotel Transylvania 2 appeared first on ComingSoon.net

Game of Thrones Launches Mysterious Promotional Site

Yesterday - Coming Soon
The fifth season of the hit HBO series arrives in 2015 The post Game of Thrones Launches Mysterious Promotional Site appeared first on ComingSoon.net

More Headlines:

Music

She's the One - Single - Mavado

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
She's the One - Single Mavado Release Date: November 25, 2014 Total Songs: 1 Genre: Modern Dancehall Price: $1.29 Copyright ℗ 2014 DJ Frass Records

Pop (feat. LIINKS) - Single - Mord Fustang

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Pop (feat. LIINKS) - Single Mord Fustang Release Date: November 25, 2014 Total Songs: 1 Genre: Dance Price: $1.29 Copyright ℗ 2014 Magic Trooper

All In a Day (feat. Young Thug, YG & Vital) - Single - Berner

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
All In a Day (feat. Young Thug, YG & Vital) - Single Berner Release Date: November 25, 2014 Total Songs: 2 Genre: Hip-Hop Price: $1.99 Copyright ℗ 2...

Amateur Hour (feat. Brandon Wardell) - Bob Odenkirk

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
Amateur Hour (feat. Brandon Wardell) Bob Odenkirk Release Date: November 25, 2014 Total Songs: 20 Genre: Comedy Price: $9.99 Copyright ℗ 2014 aspeci...

The Hustler's Catalog - Smoke DZA

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
The Hustler's Catalog Smoke DZA Release Date: November 25, 2014 Total Songs: 15 Genre: Hip-Hop/Rap Price: $9.99 Copyright ℗ 2014 R.F.C. Music Group...

More Headlines:

News

Hong Kong police arrest key protesters, clear site

18 minutes ago - Yahoo News
HONG KONG (AP) — Police arrested key student leaders of Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests on Wednesday as they cleared barricades in one volatile d...

Striptease Robbers Strike Again

23 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
In the latest robbery, which targeted a Broward County Subway restaurant Monday night, the robbers’ victim was a woman who is eight months pregnant

ISIS

32 minutes ago - CNN Top Stories
At least 95 people have been killed and 120 injured in airstrikes by Syrian government forces on the northern city of Raqqa, a stronghold for the extr...

HP fourth-quarter revenue drops on weak enterprise demand

20 minutes ago - Reuters
(Reuters) - Hewlett-Packard Co said its quarterly revenue fell in almost every business segment over the year, highlighting weaknesses ahead of the co...

More Headlines:

Politics

Obama Faces Protests in Chicago That Immigration Plan Is Too Meager

Yesterday - New York Times Politics
Expecting a receptive audience, President Obama instead pared down a speech in Chicago on his immigration overhaul as protesters shouted for even more...

America's oldest political insult

Yesterday - Politico
Presidents have always been 'kings' to their enemies

National Briefing | South: Arkansas: Another Judge Rejects Marriage Ban

Yesterday - New York Times Politics
Judge Kristine Baker of Federal District Court struck down Arkansas’ same-sex marriage ban on Tuesday, which could pave the way for county clerks to...

Obama Threatens to Veto $440 Billion Tax Deal

Yesterday - New York Times Politics
The president, saying that an emerging agreement to extend a number of existing tax cuts favored corporations over the middle class, delivered a setba...

Obama to Introduce Sweeping New Controls on Ozone Emissions

Yesterday - New York Times Politics
The regulation would be the latest in a series of E.P.A. controls on air pollution that wafts from smokestacks and tailpipes and will probably set off...

More Headlines:

Pop Culture

John Legend Admits That It Was Not Love At First Sight With Chrissy Teigen!

2 hours 11 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
Looks like not all of John Legend was in love with all of Chrissy Teigen at first sight! [ Photos: Celebrity Mile High Club Members! ] In a recent int...

Perez Reviews: 'The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night Time'

2 hours 9 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night Time is one of the best plays we have EVER seen!!! Wildly inventive in every which way, the new show on B...

It Was A Night Full Of Stars At The Dancing With The Stars Finale — But Who Walked Away With The Mirrorball Trophy!?

2 hours 9 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
We seriously can't believe it's already over, but the 19th season of Dancing With the Stars just crowned a new winner!!! Now fair warning, this is goi...

Prince Deletes Social Media Accounts & Removes Almost All Of His YouTube Videos!

2 hours 38 minutes ago - Perez Hilton
The Prince giveth and the Prince taketh away! [ Related: Prince Takes His First Ever Selfie ] Just on the heels of Prince showing off his first ever s...

'Dancing With The Stars' Season 19 Winner: Who Took Home the Mirror Ball Trophy?

Yesterday - ETOnline
*WARNING: SPOILERS This Dancing With The Stars season 19 championship had everything you could possibly want in a season finale! Big name musical sta...

More Headlines:

Science

The World's Biggest Aircraft

Yesterday - Pop Sci
The Airlander's unique shape provides 40 percent of the vessel’s aerodynamic lift (the rest comes from helium)—enough to keep 10 tons of car...

NSFW Lunar EVA Checklists

Yesterday - Pop Sci
We didn't know it at the time, but some astronauts took girls to the Moon. …

45 Gifts To Buy For Your Favorite Popular Science Editor In 2014

Yesterday - Pop Sci
We like to geek out over all kinds of things here at Popular Science. From retro-cool, to cutting-edge, to future-tech there's nothing like a good giz...

Data From Satellites Confirm: Glaciers Are Retreating

Yesterday - Pop Sci
Glaciers are having a hard time all around the world. A new book outlines the findings of a years-long effort by researchers and research groups acros...

Americans Don't Know A Lot About Internet History Or Policy

Yesterday - Pop Sci
The Pew Research Center quizzed Americans on their knowledge of technology and the web, and the results were pretty middling. …

More Headlines:

Sports

No. 12 Villanova beats No. 19 Michigan 60-55 (Yahoo Sports)

3 hours 58 minutes ago - Yahoo Sports
NEW YORK (AP) -- JayVaughn Pinkston had the go-ahead basket and game-saving block in the final minute to lift No. 12 Villanova over No. 19 Michigan 60...

Bulls pull Rose as precaution

Yesterday - CBS Sports
Bulls pull Rose as precaution

Rose (hammy) lasts 10 minutes vs. Nuggets

4 hours 28 minutes ago - ESPN
Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose re-injured his left hamstring in the first half of Tuesday night's game against the Denver Nuggets and did not...

No. 3 Arizona beats Kansas State 72-68 in Maui (Yahoo Sports)

Yesterday - Yahoo Sports
LAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) -- Arizona came to Maui to face adversity. There was some back in the desert through the first four games, though most of that wa...

More Headlines:

T.V.

Music Review: Davidge [Massive Attack] – “Riot Pictures” [New Single Featuring Sandie Shaw]

3 hours 55 minutes ago - Blog Critics
Legendary electronic producer Neil Davidge (a.k.a Davidge) is best known for his production and songwriting work with electronic music group Massive A...

Music Review: The Stanley Clarke Band – ‘Up’ [Mack Avenue Records]

Yesterday - Blog Critics
If you are a top-flight bassist—both acoustic and electric—and if you’ve been playing over the years with a roster of some of the finest musical...

Who Won Dancing with the Stars?

Yesterday - TV Guide
Well, we've arrived at the end of another long, hard season of Dancing with the Stars. I don't know about you guys, but I totally empathize with the...

Music Review: Gene Clark [The Byrds] – ‘Two Sides to Every Story’ [2014 Deluxe Edition]

Yesterday - Blog Critics
I’ve been a huge fan of the music of Gene Clark. In fact, when I purchased the 2006 Byrds 4-CD box set, There Is a Season, the first thing I did was...

Music Review: The Smashing Pumpkins – ‘Monuments to an Elegy’

Yesterday - Blog Critics
Monuments to an Elegy is the penultimate record in The Smashing Pumpkins’ long-running album cycle Teargarden by Kaleidyscope. It hits stores Decemb...

More Headlines:

Technology

Digital copyright issues are affecting car modifications

20 minutes ago - Engadget
Tinkering to get better performance out of your ride is one of the more rewarding aspects of vehicle ownership. The thing is, as cars have become more...

Wriggle Lets You Find Last-Minute Offers To Eat, Drink And Experience London

42 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 Is there wriggle-room left in the last-minute offers space? U.K. startup Wriggle obviously thinks there is. The app, which matches you with last-min...

While Talking To O2, BT Is Also In ‘Exploratory Discussions’ To Buy EE, The Orange T-Mobile UK JV

34 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 Earlier this week, it emerged that BT was eyeing up a mobile carrier to expand its existing fixed line business, and that O2 was one of the two unde...

EE confirms it's also talking to BT about a possible sale

35 minutes ago - Engadget
BT surprised many when it confirmed it's currently in talks to buy back mobile operator O2, nearly 10 years after it sold the company to Telefonića...

Uber’s tech is what taxis are missing. T-Dispatch wants to solve that problem

1 hour 12 minutes ago - Venture Beat
While Uber and taxi companies are fighting over different regulations in court in pretty much every city out there, Berlin-based T-Dispatch found a so...

More Headlines:

U.S.

EU's Juncker proposes $380 billion investment plan

51 minutes ago - US News
BRUSSELS (AP) — Jean-Claude Juncker, the president of the European Union's executive branch, is proposing a 315-billion euro ($380 billion) investme...

Once maligned, Iran's Jews find greater acceptance

1 hour 17 minutes ago - US News
YAZD, Iran (AP) — More than a thousand people trekked across Iran this past week to visit a shrine in this ancient Persian city, a pilgrimage like m...

Full Episode: GMA 11/25: Ferguson Sees Protests After Grand Jury Decision Is Announced

1 hour 1 minute ago - ABC News
Dramatic LA Car Chase, Rooftop Standoff Caught on Camera; Student Leaders Address UVA Sexual Assault Scandal

A Glance at Ferguson: Then, Now and the Future

1 hour ago - ABC News
Ferguson: Then, now and what might lie ahead with grand jury's decision not to indict officer

Obama's immigration move disappoints businesses

1 hour 21 minutes ago - US News
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama's executive actions on immigration left out some of the business community's top priorities, disappointing...

More Headlines:

World

Luis Suárez scores first Barcelona goal as Lionel Messi breaks record

34 minutes ago - Guardian
• Striker scores for the first time since joining Barcelona • ‘I wasn’t anxious about scoring, I knew it would come’• Messi becomes Champi...

Nick Clegg echoes Labour call to curb tax credits for EU migrants

32 minutes ago - Guardian
Deputy PM shifts stance on benefits but makes clear he does not support restrictions on right of EU citizens to move freelyNick Clegg has shifted his...

Global Drug Survey 2015: why you should tell us what you take

28 minutes ago - Guardian
Help us in this scientific research to find out the world’s drug consumption patterns. See what we learned from last year’s study and what we hope...

Why is Ukip doing so well? Our history offers some interesting clues

27 minutes ago - Guardian
MPs must represent the people, not the government. The blurring of legislative and executive is the breach Ukippers gallop throughCan you blame people...

Football transfer rumours: Wesley Sneijder ready for Manchester United?

24 minutes ago - Guardian
Today’s tattle is visiting the Villa StraylightAl-Walid Ben Talal Ben Abdelaziz Al-Saoud – remember the name. Because word is that he could become...

More Headlines:

 
Live News

Hong Kong police arrest key protesters, clear site - Yahoo News
HONG KONG (AP) — Police arrested key student leaders of Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests on Wednesday as they cleared barricades in one volatile d...

Luis Suárez scores first Barcelona goal as Lionel Messi breaks record - Guardian
• Striker scores for the first time since joining Barcelona • ‘I wasn’t anxious about scoring, I knew it would come’• Messi becomes Champi...

Nick Clegg echoes Labour call to curb tax credits for EU migrants - Guardian
Deputy PM shifts stance on benefits but makes clear he does not support restrictions on right of EU citizens to move freelyNick Clegg has shifted his ...

Global Drug Survey 2015: why you should tell us what you take - Guardian
Help us in this scientific research to find out the world’s drug consumption patterns. See what we learned from last year’s study and what we hope...

Why is Ukip doing so well? Our history offers some interesting clues - Guardian
MPs must represent the people, not the government. The blurring of legislative and executive is the breach Ukippers gallop throughCan you blame people...

Football transfer rumours: Wesley Sneijder ready for Manchester United? - Guardian
Today’s tattle is visiting the Villa StraylightAl-Walid Ben Talal Ben Abdelaziz Al-Saoud – remember the name. Because word is that he could become...