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Thursday, June 30, 2016

The Latest: French FM says no to EU deal with Scotland

4 minutes ago - Yahoo News
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's vote to leave the European Uniohn (all times local):

Turkish police raid suspected Islamic State cells in Istanbul, Izmir: Anadolu

4 minutes ago - Yahoo News
Turkish police carried out raids against suspected Islamic State cells in Istanbul and the Aegean coastal city of Izmir, the state-run Anadolu agency...

Aide: Clinton opposed private emails accessible to 'anybody'

24 minutes ago - Yahoo News
WASHINGTON (AP) — Longtime Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin said in a legal proceeding that Clinton did not want the private emails that she mixed i...

British bank branch closures cut small business lending in half

24 minutes ago - Yahoo News
By Andrew MacAskill and Lawrence White LONDON (Reuters) - British banks' closure of hundreds of branches in the last three years has more than halved...

 

Turkish police raid suspected Islamic State cells in Istanbul, Izmir: Anadolu

Less than a minute ago - Reuters
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkish police carried out raids against suspected Islamic State cells in Istanbul and the Aegean coastal city of Izmir, the stat...

In Brexit chaos, Conservative May pitches anti-Boris case for Britain's top job

Less than a minute ago - Reuters
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's interior minister Theresa May put herself forward on Thursday to replace Prime Minister David Cameron, promising to deal...

Europe Stocks Fall After Two Days of Gains

1 minute ago - Wall Street Journal
European stocks fell, following a two-day bounceback in risk assets around the world

The Latest: French FM says no to EU deal with Scotland

4 minutes ago - Yahoo News
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's vote to leave the European Uniohn (all times local):

 

Business

PBOC Will Tolerate Yuan Fall To 6.8 Per Dollar This Year: Reuters

48 minutes ago - Fox Business
The People's Bank of China is willing to allow the yuan to fall to 6.8 per U.S dollar in 2016, Reuters reported Thursday, citing policy sources

This City Is Embracing Rising Seas as Business Opportunity

39 minutes ago - MSNBC Business
Businesses, universities, and even the local government in Norfolk, Virginia, are trying to re-frame the risk of sea-level rise as an opportunity

May launches ‘safe hands’ bid to become UK PM

Yesterday - Financial Times
Home secretary promises to restore business confidence and stability

Sorting through the Brexit mess

4 hours 22 minutes ago - Fox Business
Britain bolted over the EU's onerous regulations

Brexit live – Tories launch leadership bids

1 hour 39 minutes ago - Financial Times
The latest developments from the fallout of the UK’s vote to leave the EU

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Fashion

Usher Wants You to Make a Political Statement With ‘Don’t Trump America’ Shirts

2 hours 24 minutes ago - The Cut
Usher Raymond isn’t shy about his political views. Sure, he’s one of the most popular musicians around the world, but that doesn’t mean the man...

Have Some Butter — Or Don't —It Matters Little, Anyway

Yesterday - The Cut
When did the hate against butter become so strong, causing us to forgo spreading a nice, thick layer of it on the free bread at our favorite restauran...

Jing Daily Is Hiring A Business Development Manager In New York, NY

Yesterday - Fashionista
Jing Daily is looking for an entrepreneurial Business Development Manager in a time of rapid growth. The main purpose of this role is to assist in dri...

See All of the 2016 CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund Finalists

Yesterday - Fashionista
On Wednesday evening in New York, fashion's elite gathered at the Proenza Schouler store on Greene Street in Soho for the announcement of the 2016 C...

Some Random Stylists Think Leslie Jones’s Dress Dilemma Is Her Own Fault

Yesterday - The Cut
Yesterday, Leslie Jones took to Twitter to complain about how no designers seemed to want to dress her for the upcoming premiere of the new Ghostbuste...

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Food

Red, White, and Blue Chicken Nachos

Yesterday - Simply Recipes
In the mood for some red, white, and blue? How about red, white, and blue nachos, with blue corn tortilla chips! I’ve always loved blue corn tortill...

Berry Tart

5 days ago - Simply Recipes
Buttery crust, rich creamy filling, and juicy ripe berries—this is what you want in a berry tart, right? Look no further. This is the tart. As my fa...

Fingerling Potatoes with Herb Vinaigrette

7 days ago - Simply Recipes
Why should russets and yukon golds have all the fun? Here’s a quick and easy potato recipe, for a side or salad, depending on if you serve them warm...

Bacon-Wrapped Shrimp

06/18/2016 - Simply Recipes
Looking for a crowd pleasing-appetizer? Make bacon-wrapped shrimp! Kinda ridiculously good. I blame the bacon. Seriously, this one is really easy and...

Games

INSIDE - GameSpot Plays

Yesterday - Gamespot
Mary and Alex play INSIDE, the run for your life platformer from Playdead. Check out nearly 40 mins of gameplay

Top 10 Shark Attacks in Movies

Yesterday - Gamespot
From classic scenes from Jaws to the surprise of Deep Blue Sea, check out the top ten movie shark attacks

Another Game Is Headed to Wii U Virtual Console

Yesterday - Gamespot
North American Wii U owners who were jealous of Europe when its users got access to Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars won't have to be much l...

TMNT IV: Turtles in Time 20-Minute Speedrun

Yesterday - Gamespot
Check out this 20 minute speedrun of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles with Sinister1 from Games Done Quick

Star Wars Episode 8 and Han Solo Movie Details Coming Next Month

Yesterday - Gamespot
Disney has announced a special panel at its Star Wars Celebration for Europe next month. On Sunday, July 17, there will be a panel titled "Future Film...

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Health

Zika Brain Damage May Occur in Babies With Normal-Sized Heads

Yesterday - Health
By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, June 29, 2016 (HealthDay News) — In the ongoing crisis around Zika-linked birth defects, attention h...

Testosterone Rx May Boost Older Men's Sex Lives

Yesterday - WebMD
Gel hormone treatment led to improved libido and sexual function, study finds

New Drug Shows Promise for Rare Blood Cancers

Yesterday - Health
By Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, June 29, 2016 (HealthDay News) — An experimental drug called midostaurin may reverse organ damage in peop...

Stem Cells Deemed Safe for ALS Patients

Yesterday - WebMD
But further research needed to see if injections into spine would provide any benefit, researchers say

Can You Reverse Hearing Loss?

Yesterday - WebMD
Many types of hearing loss are reversible. Is yours? WebMD explains

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Humor

Comic for June 30, 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

What The Season Finale Of GoT Means For Next Season

Yesterday - Cracked
By CRACKED Staff Published: June 29th, 2016 

5 Heroes Of Disney Movies Who Would Be Criminals Of Reality

Yesterday - Cracked
By Nathan Wadowski Published: June 29th, 2016 

4 Purchases That Prove God Clearly Doesn't Love Us Anymore

Yesterday - Cracked
By Felix Clay Published: June 29th, 2016 

The 18 Best Ways Humanity Ever Reacted To Tragedy

Yesterday - Cracked
By CRACKED Readers Published: June 29th, 2016 

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Movies

Watch: Official Trailer for Clint Eastwood's 'Sully' Starring Tom Hanks

Less than a minute ago - First Showing
"I want you to know, I did the best I could." Warner Bros has unveiled a trailer for Clint Eastwood's latest film, titled Sully, telling the "untold"...

Sully Trailer: Watch Tom Hanks in the Clint Eastwood Film

Yesterday - Coming Soon
Watch the Sully trailer for a look at the new film starring Tom Hanks as the “Miracle on the Hudson” pilot Warner Bros. Pictures has just release...

Netflix Sets New Lost in Space Series to Debut in 2018

Yesterday - Coming Soon
Danger, Will Robinson! Netflix sets their new Lost in Space series for a ten-episode first season Irwin Allen’s space family Robinson is heading bac...

Get Up Close and Personal to the New Ghostbusters Gadgets

Yesterday - Coming Soon
Get Up Close and Personal to the New Ghostbusters Gadgets Sony Pictures has released a new behind-the-scenes video for their upcoming reboot of Ghost...

Prepare for the Worm Flu Epidemic with the Viral Trailer

Yesterday - Coming Soon
Prepare for the Worm Flu epidemic with the Viral trailer Dimension Films and Blumhouse Pictures have just released the Viral trailer, offering a look...

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Music

The EBRO Demo - EP - DAEtrius

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
The EBRO Demo - EP DAEtrius Release Date: June 28, 2016 Total Songs: 4 Genre: Hip-Hop/Rap Price: $2.99 Copyright ℗ 2016 DAEtrius

Can Wes Close His Challenge Gap On Johnny Bananas?

Yesterday - MTV News
Can Wes go 3-3 with Johnny Bananas on MTV's 'The Challenge'?

Louis Tomlinson Is Reportedly Seeking Joint Custody Of His Son

Yesterday - MTV News
Louis Tomlinson is reportedly seeking joint custody of his 5-month-old son

無所謂 (feat. 張靚穎) - Single - Khalil Fong

Yesterday - Apple iTunes Top 25 New Releases
無所謂 (feat. 張靚穎) - Single Khalil Fong Release Date: June 28, 2016 Total Songs: 1 Genre: Mandopop Price: $0.99 Copyright ℗ 2016北京太...

Watch Emma Watson Get Really Embarrassed By Her Divalicious Ringtone

Yesterday - MTV News
Emma Watson got adorably embarrassed when her cell phone off went off in the middle of an interview

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News

The Latest: French FM says no to EU deal with Scotland

23 minutes ago - Yahoo News
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's vote to leave the European Uniohn (all times local):

Turkish police raid suspected Islamic State cells in Istanbul, Izmir: Anadolu

19 minutes ago - Yahoo News
Turkish police carried out raids against suspected Islamic State cells in Istanbul and the Aegean coastal city of Izmir, the state-run Anadolu agency...

This City Is Embracing Rising Seas as Business Opportunity

39 minutes ago - MSNBC Top Stories
Businesses, universities, and even the local government in Norfolk, Virginia, are trying to re-frame the risk of sea-level rise as an opportunity

Aide: Clinton opposed private emails accessible to 'anybody'

48 minutes ago - Yahoo News
WASHINGTON (AP) — Longtime Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin said in a legal proceeding that Clinton did not want the private emails that she mixed i...

British bank branch closures cut small business lending in half

45 minutes ago - Yahoo News
By Andrew MacAskill and Lawrence White LONDON (Reuters) - British banks' closure of hundreds of branches in the last three years has more than halved...

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Politics

Obama Given Rapturous Welcome in Canada

Yesterday - MSNBC Politics
Before a rapturous Canadian House of Commons, Obama grappled with grim and chaotic news, and he talked up the "extraordinary" Canada-U.S. alliance

See North America's Epic Handshake Fail

1 hour 37 minutes ago - MSNBC Politics
Things got awkward between President Obama, PM Trudeau of Canada, and President Nieto of Mexico when all three tried to shake hands at the same time

Sanders steps up battle against GMO bill

Yesterday - Politico
Bernie Sanders took his crusade against a new food labeling bill to new heights late Wednesday night, when he triggered brief parliamentary chaos on t...

Brexit pushes U.S. closer to Germany

3 hours 55 minutes ago - Politico

Trump vs. the GOP (redux)

Yesterday - CNN Politics
Republicans are trying to embrace Donald Trump -- but he isn't making it easy

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Pop Culture

Zac Efron Rocks Frosted Tips To Channel His 'Hero' Zack Morris at 'Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates' Premiere

1 hour 55 minutes ago - ETOnline
Efron spoke with ET about his epic hairdo and showed off his hilarious bromance with co-star Adam DeVine

Kylie Jenner Calls Tyga Her 'Husband' In Manicure Snaps

3 hours 37 minutes ago - ETOnline
The 18-year-old reality star seems to feel pretty strongly about her on-again boyfriend

'Nashville' Stars Connie Britton and Hayden Panettiere Are Returning for CMT Revival

Yesterday - ETOnline
They're not the only original actors coming back for season five

Maria Sharapova Enrolls in Harvard Business School During Tennis Ban

Yesterday - ETOnline
The 29-year-old athlete will take a two-week course at the Ivy League university

'Juno' Stars Ellen Page and Allison Janney Reunite in Heartbreaking 'Tallulah' Trailer

Yesterday - ETOnline
It turns out that kidnapping a baby and trying to run a con on a stranger isn't always a good idea

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Science

Watch This Salamander Robot Slither Like The Real Thing

Yesterday - Pop Sci
Animals Research engineered salamander robot…

These Wheels Will Let You Drive Any Which Way

Yesterday - Pop Sci
Cars Except for maybe upside down These wheels let your car drive sideways…

You Can Now Use VLC Player In Augmented Reality

Yesterday - Pop Sci
Gadgets The quirky traffic cone logo-ed, video-playing app hits the Windows Store for HoloLens VLC, a free, open-source player for cross-pla...

San Francisco Will Ban Styrofoam Products From City

Yesterday - Pop Sci
Environment Say goodbye to those packing peanuts you love so much The city of San Francisco unanimously passed an ordinance banning the sale...

Scientists Freak Out Over Newly Discovered Hydrothermal Vents

Yesterday - Pop Sci
Science "Polychaetes, holy cow!" The Chamorro Seamount was going to be a quiet place to explore

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Sports

A-Rod, Junior and humbling MLB farewells (Yahoo Sports)

Yesterday - Yahoo Sports
If this turns out to be the end for Alex Rodriguez, he'd go out on a sour note like Ken Griffey Jr. and others

Indians' win streak nearing historic levels (Yahoo Sports)

2 hours 52 minutes ago - Yahoo Sports
Cleveland has been baseball’s hottest team throughout June, extending its win streak to 12 on Wednesday

Sources: Thunder looking to land Horford, too

1 hour 42 minutes ago - ESPN
Sources: Thunder looking to land Horford, too

Sources: Joakim Noah, Knicks could reach deal (Yahoo Sports)

3 hours 26 minutes ago - Yahoo Sports
The former Bulls center will meet with Knicks president Phil Jackson after free agency begins

Celtics first-round draft pick Jaylen Brown dunks on trash-talking kid

3 hours ago - Sporting News
Jaylen Brown took out his post-draft frustrations by dunking on a kid

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T.V.

Royal Pains Musical Episode: Songs Ranked Best to Worst

Yesterday - TV Guide
It was all a dream... er, a hallucination, that is.For its penultimate episode Wednesday, Royal Pains went the musical route -- and after a few song-a...

8 Things We Desperately Need to Happen in the Outlander Season Finale

Yesterday - TV Guide
There's only one episode left in the second season of Outlander, and while Starz is giving fans an extra-long finale there's still so many things that...

Game of Thrones: Who Will Be the Villain in Season 7?

Yesterday - TV Guide
The end of Season 6 of Game of Thrones was not kind to its bad guys. Two of Westeros' biggest a-holes were offed when Ramsay Bolton (Iwan Rheon) took...

We Finally Know How Many People Watched Orange is the New Black

Yesterday - TV Guide
One of TV's greatest secrets has been revealed: We now know how many people watched an episode of one of Netflix's shows. The Season 4 premiere of Ora...

12 Monkeys Renewed For Season 3 At Syfy

Yesterday - TV Guide
Syfy has renewed critically acclaimed time travel series 12 Monkeys for a 10-episode third season according to Entertainment Weekly."Syfy and (product...

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Technology

Festival travel booking site Festicket raises $6.3M Series B

26 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 Festicket, the UK startup that lets you book a wide range of music festival experiences, has closed $6.3 million in Series B funding. Lepe Partners...

Microsoft's 1TB Surface Book and Surface Pro 4 hit the UK

32 minutes ago - Engadget
Microsoft's best Surface Book and Surface Pro 4 models are now available outside of North America. Both of the laptop-tablet hybrids -- the Book being...

The next 'Lost in Space' reboot starts on Netflix in 2018

1 hour 22 minutes ago - Engadget
Netflix optioned Lost in Space late last November, and we finally have a few more details about when we'll see it. The classic -- and short-lived -- s...

Hacker takes over Oculus CEO’s Twitter account, announces new CEO

1 hour 54 minutes ago - Techcrunch
 Oculus CEO Brendan Iribe had his Twitter account hacked Wednesday; the hacker took the opportunity to promptly announce a new CEO for the virtual r...

IBM demos an employee hack for gathering live video data via drone

2 hours 37 minutes ago - Techcrunch
IBM developer Andy Trice popped by the TechCrunch New York offices to demo a hack he’s been working on in his spare time, utilizing the company’s...

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U.S.

Aide: Clinton opposed private emails accessible to 'anybody'

48 minutes ago - US News
Longtime Clinton aide says Clinton didn't want private emails she mixed in with State Department emails to be accessible to "anybody."

Zika virus a concern for poor urban areas along Gulf Coast

44 minutes ago - US News
Tropical disease specialists concerned about outbreaks of Zika virus in impoverished urban areas

Hillary Clinton raising big dollars at tiny fundraisers

33 minutes ago - US News
Clinton pocketing huge campaign money from tiny fundraisers, sometimes with as few as 10 people

New Orleans ready to 'party with a purpose' at Essence Fest

31 minutes ago - US News
New Orleans ready to 'party with a purpose' at the 22nd annual Essence Festival

Obama expected to move quickly to sign Puerto Rico bill

28 minutes ago - US News
As a major debt payment looms, Obama expected to quickly sign debt bill for Puerto Rico

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World

Heathrow expansion decision delayed

27 minutes ago - BBC
The UK government is to defer a decision on airport expansion until the new Conservative Party leader is elected, the BBC understands

US election: Michael Sandford who 'wanted to shoot Trump' charged

49 minutes ago - BBC
A British man, who allegedly snatched a police officer's gun at a rally for Donald Trump, has been charged, but not with plotting to kill him

Alvin Toffler, futurologist guru, dies at 87

1 hour 13 minutes ago - BBC
Alvin Toffler, the author of Future Shock and other works predicting social, economic and technological change, dies at 87

Disney's Moana: Anger over 'fat' depiction of Polynesian demigod

2 hours 43 minutes ago - BBC
A character in Disney's upcoming film Moana is Maui, a legendary figure from Pacific Island culture. But some say his 'overweight' depiction offensive...

Rap video aims to 'tell foreigners the truth' about China

2 hours 12 minutes ago - BBC
A rap video posted by China's Communist Youth League, shared more than 40,000 times, aims to change foreign impression of China

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Live News

Turkish police raid suspected Islamic State cells in Istanbul, Izmir: Anadolu - Reuters
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkish police carried out raids against suspected Islamic State cells in Istanbul and the Aegean coastal city of Izmir, the stat...

In Brexit chaos, Conservative May pitches anti-Boris case for Britain's top job - Reuters
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's interior minister Theresa May put herself forward on Thursday to replace Prime Minister David Cameron, promising to deal ...

Europe Stocks Fall After Two Days of Gains - Wall Street Journal
European stocks fell, following a two-day bounceback in risk assets around the world.

The Latest: French FM says no to EU deal with Scotland - Yahoo News
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's vote to leave the European Uniohn (all times local):

Turkish police raid suspected Islamic State cells in Istanbul, Izmir: Anadolu - Yahoo News
Turkish police carried out raids against suspected Islamic State cells in Istanbul and the Aegean coastal city of Izmir, the state-run Anadolu agency ...

PBOC Will Tolerate Yuan Fall To 6.8 Per Dollar This Year: Reuters - Fox Business
The People's Bank of China is willing to allow the yuan to fall to 6.8 per U.S dollar in 2016, Reuters reported Thursday, citing policy sources.