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  • !Journalists Are Becoming Propaganda — And We Must Do More To Protect Them
    The appearance of John Cantlie in an Islamic State video and attacks on BBC staff in Russia highlight a growing danger worldwide.
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  • !Why 'The Power Broker' Is Still One Of Our Most Important Books
    After 40 years, this magisterial biography of Robert Moses remains an essential primer on American power.
    - 1 hour ago 23 Sep 14, 5:51pm -
  • !Greeks Captivated By New Tomb Discovery
    The discovery of an enormous tomb in northern Greece, dating to the time of Alexander the Great of Macedonia, has enthused Greeks, distracting them from a dire economic crisis.
    - 2 hours ago 23 Sep 14, 4:48pm -
  • !There Are Far More People Named Hitler Than You'd Think
    Names are important. Without one, it’s very hard to buy personalized mugs or introduce yourself to people. However, they can also be a burden.
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  • !Why It Matters If Stores Smell Delicious
    Smell can add ambience to your retail experience, but can the right scent really get you to stay longer and purchase more?
    - 4 hours ago 23 Sep 14, 2:45pm -
  • !How Two Men Unlocked Modern Encryption
    The idea of public-key cryptography is surprisingly simple, once you've figured it out.
    - 5 hours ago 23 Sep 14, 1:42pm -
  • Oculus’ Mind-Blowing New Prototype Is A Huge Step Toward Consumer VR
    Oculus has released a new version of their Oculus Rift virtual reality headset, to the surprise of developers and tech geeks alike. Sporting integrated audio, improved ergonomics, and 360 degree tracking, the new prototype indicates Oculus is getting…
    - 7 hours ago 23 Sep 14, 12:26pm -
  • Living With Someone Else's Alcoholism
    I’d hear the sound in my sleep. Aluminum on aluminum, the cap turning on the can, the small hiss of air escaping. The sound of a beer can being opened.
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  • Lois Lerner Breaks Her Silence
    Employers won’t hire her. She’s been berated with epithets like “dirty Jew.” Federal agents have guarded her house because of death threats. And she’s spent hundreds of thousands of dollars defending herself against accusations she orchestr…
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  • How We Talk About 'The Domestic Violence Case No One Is Talking About'
    The sports media’s framework for conversations about gender, violence and power is not formed by any feminist intelligence — quite the opposite. The media reproduces an ideology of sex which presents gender difference as a difference in species.
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  • When To Say No To Your Doctor
    Every time you walk into a physician's office, you run the risk of overtreatment: Tests you don't need, medications that are ineffective (or dangerous), procedures that cause more problems than they solve. In many cases the best thing for your health…
    - 8 hours ago 23 Sep 14, 10:58am -
  • Paper Banner Proves Too Tough For Tiny Football Players
    One day they'll look back on this video and laugh. But right now, we're the only ones doing the laughing.
    - 9 hours ago 23 Sep 14, 10:03am -
  • ISIS Vs. The Kurds
    The White House wants the Kurds to help save Iraq from ISIS. The Kurds may be more interested in breaking away.
    - 9 hours ago 23 Sep 14, 10:03am -
  • Carless Cities
    Could our cities adapt to become carless in the next twenty years?
    - 9 hours ago 23 Sep 14, 10:03am -
  • U.S. And Allies Hit ISIS Targets In Syria
    The United States and allies launched airstrikes against Sunni militants in Syria early Tuesday, unleashing a torrent of cruise missiles and precision-guided bombs from the air and sea on the militants’ de facto capital of Raqqa, Syria, and along t…
    - 9 hours ago 23 Sep 14, 9:48am -

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  • Man arrested for outrage of modesty - Channel News Asia

    Man arrested for outrage of modesty - Channel News Asia

    Channel News AsiaMan arrested for outrage of modestyChannel News AsiaA woman reported that the 23-year-old man had touched her on the chest along Boon Lay Way on Sunday night. PHOTOS. Enlarge; Caption. SINGAPORE: Police have arrested a 23-year-old ma…
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Bing News

  • World leaders gather for 'crucial' UN climate meeting
    World leaders including US President Barack Obama are holding a summit on climate change at the United Nations. The aim at the New York meeting is to galvanise member states to sign up to a comprehensive new global climate agreement at talks in Paris…
    - 11 hours ago 23 Sep 14, 8:13am -
  • World Cup 2018 & 2022 report could prompt charges - MP
    A report into alleged corruption at Fifa, football's world governing body, could lead to criminal charges, a Conservative MP believes. Damian Collins has asked the Serious Fraud Office (SFO) to request a copy of the report into the bidding processes…
    - 1 day ago 22 Sep 14, 6:15pm -
  • Celebrating World Hobbit Day
    It's World Hobbit Day! Each year on Sept. 22, fans of J.R.R. Tolkien's The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings fantasy epics celebrate the birthdays of beloved Hobbit adventurers Bilbo and Frodo Baggins. We'd like to raise a pint of Barliman's Best ale…
    - 1 day ago 22 Sep 14, 4:12pm -
  • 'World Cup will not take place in Qatar' says Germany FIFA member Theo Zwanziger
    Germany's FIFA member believes the 2022 World Cup will be moved from Qatar due to the extreme temperatures. Theo Zwanziger, who sits on FIFA's all-powerful executive committee, believes the threat of legal action may force the World Cup to be moved.
    - 1 day ago 22 Sep 14, 1:47pm -
  • World leaders to gather at U.N. in shadow of Islamic State, Ebola crises
    UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - World leaders gather in New York this week to tackle a host of crises: the violence Islamic State militants are wreaking in Iraq and Syria, the exponential spread of the deadly Ebola virus in Africa and deadlocked negotiati…
    - 2 days ago 22 Sep 14, 12:06am -
  • Quebec break-in suspect dubbed 'world's hottest criminal'
    MONTREAL — Victoriaville, Que. native Stephanie Beaudoin faces 114 charges for 42 break-ins but she's drawing a different kind of attention worldwide for flaunting her trim bikini body on Twitter. News websites and blogs around the world have dubbe…
    - 2 days ago 21 Sep 14, 4:07pm -
  • Is the world going nuts?
    (CNN)-- Is the world spinning out of control? I get asked this question a lot these days, and for understandable reasons. Look at what's been in the news in just the last few weeks. The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria's execution videos, Scotland's b…
    - 2 days ago 21 Sep 14, 10:10am -
  • World Population Could Hit 12.3 Billion By 2100, Surge Threatens American Lifestyle
    The United Nations recently released a dire report that said the world population could reach 12.3 billion by 2100. If the figures are accurate, the human race will have to overcome tremendous challenges including food shortages, environmental destru…
    - 3 days ago 20 Sep 14, 9:00am -
  • World population may hit 11 billion by 2100
    Washington (AFP) - The world population may grow larger than previously estimated, reaching 11 billion people by century's end, according to a UN-led analysis published Thursday. That would mean two billion more people on Earth than expected by 2100…
    - 5 days ago 19 Sep 14, 6:13am -
  • 5-tonne, world-record polenta made by Windsor Italian club
    Jonathan Pinto is CBC Windsor Morning's associate producer / technician. A Peterborough transplant, he's discovering Windsor's food culture one bite at a time. The world's biggest polenta was made in Windsor, Ont., on the weekend. The membership of t…
    - 12 days ago 11 Sep 14, 5:26pm -

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  • !Israel military shoots down Syrian aircraft
    JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military shot down a Syrian fighter jet that infiltrated its airspace over the Golan Heights on Tuesday morning — the first such downing in decades, heightening tensions in the volatile plateau.
    - 2 hours ago 23 Sep 14, 5:20pm -
  • !Ebola cases to triple in weeks without drastic action: WHO
    Geneva (AFP) - The number of Ebola infections will triple to 20,000 by November, soaring by thousands every week if efforts to stop the outbreak are not stepped up radically, the WHO warned in a study on Tuesday.
    - 53 mins ago 23 Sep 14, 6:13pm -
  • W.H. intruder had 800 rounds of ammo
    Man who scaled fence, entered White House carrying knife was stopped twice before.
    - 12 hours ago 23 Sep 14, 7:16am -
  • !Hamas suspects in slaying of Israeli teens killed
    JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli special forces stormed a West Bank hideout early on Tuesday and killed two Palestinians suspected in the June abduction and slaying of three Israeli teenagers, a gruesome attack that had triggered a chain of events that led…
    - 2 hours ago 23 Sep 14, 4:50pm -
  • About 100 climate protesters arrested in march on Wall Street
    By Sebastien Malo NEW YORK (Reuters) - About 100 protesters were arrested on Monday in New York City during a demonstration that at one point blocked streets near the stock exchange to denounce what organizers say is Wall Street's contribution to cli…
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  • !Security heightened at Colorado army base after reports of shots fired
    (Reuters) - A U.S. Army base in Colorado ordered "an increased security presence" on Monday evening after reports of gun shots on or near the base, Fort Carson authorities said in a statement. "This is not thought to be an active shooter event," they…
    - 4 hours ago 23 Sep 14, 2:37pm -
  • !Obama scores coalition victory with Arab strikes
    NEW YORK (AP) — For President Barack Obama, the participation of five Arab nations in airstrikes against militants in Syria marked an unexpected foreign policy victory as he plunges the U.S. deeper into a military conflict in the Middle East that h…
    - 2 hours ago 23 Sep 14, 5:22pm -
  • 3 missing Afghan soldiers found at Canadian border
    Soldiers who went missing from a Cape Cod military base over the weekend have been found.
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  • Cops: Bear kills hiker near N.Y.
    A 22-year-old hiker walking with friends in the woods just an hour's drive from New York has been killed by a bear, police said Monday.
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  • Ebola toll passes 2,800: WHO
    An outbreak of Ebola in West Africa has been largely contained in Senegal and Nigeria, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Monday, but the disease is still spreading elsewhere and has now killed over 2,811 people in the region. Senegal and Ni…
    - 17 hours ago 23 Sep 14, 2:35am -
  • American would-be jihadis return home to FBI scrutiny
    An estimated 100 Americans have tried to get to Syria and join up with groups like the Islamic State.
    - 19 hours ago 23 Sep 14, 12:09am -
  • Arias trial: Judge maintains camera restrictions
    A judge refused to lift camera coverage restrictions in the penalty phase of Jodi Arias' retrial.
    - 15 hours ago 23 Sep 14, 4:15am -
  • Texas soldier beat daughter to death for soiled diaper, police say
    By Lisa Maria Garza DALLAS (Reuters) - A Fort Bliss, Texas, soldier beat his 2-year-old daughter to death after he became upset that she soiled her diaper, police said on Monday. Dartarious Graham, a 20-year-old U.S. Army specialist, was arrested by…
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  • Lawyer: Exonerated NYC man dies from asthma attack
    A New York City man freed after serving 23 years in prison for a crime he didn't commit died over the weekend.
    - 17 hours ago 23 Sep 14, 1:44am -
  • NTSB investigating fatal Delaware bus crash
    Vehicle overturned, leaving 2 dead, dozens injured; police say no drugs, alcohol involved.
    - 18 hours ago 23 Sep 14, 12:41am -
  • Australian jets to join fight against Islamic State
    BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Australia's defense minister David Johnston said on Monday during a visit to Baghdad that his country's fighter jets will play a part in U.S.-led air strikes on Islamic State positions in Iraq. Johnston told reporters that up to e…
    - 19 hours ago 23 Sep 14, 12:12am -
  • Weather may worsen for Calif. wildfires
    Hotter temperatures and erratic winds are expected after a cooler, wet weekend.
    - 9 hours ago 23 Sep 14, 10:29am -
  • Illinois town's birthday mega-bratwurst and bun
    BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Residents in the southwest Illinois city of Belleville celebrated its 200th birthday with a 200-foot bratwurst, complete with a 200-foot bun.
    - 19 hours ago 22 Sep 14, 11:42pm -
  • #FloodWallStreet target NYC's financial district
    Activists to rally against "corporate polluters ...profiting from the fossil fuel industry."
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  • Hot property: Apple sets iPhone sales record over weekend
    By Soham Chatterjee (Reuters) - Apple Inc said it sold more than 10 million iPhones in the first weekend after its new models went on sale on Friday, underscoring strong demand for phones with larger displays. Chief Executive Tim Cook said the compan…
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  • Ex-NYC mayor Giuliani joins Activision's 'Call of Duty' legal team
    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani is joining a video game company's legal fight against disgraced Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega, who is suing Activision over his inclusion in one of its popular "Call of Duty" games.
    - 19 hours ago 23 Sep 14, 12:11am -
  • How did intruder get through White House front door?
    A new surveillance video shows the path taken by the White House intruder on Friday after he hopped the fence, ran across the North Lawn, up the stairs and through the front door before he was stopped.
    - 24 hours ago 22 Sep 14, 7:27pm -
  • Turkey faces swell of Syrian refugees
    At least 130,000 flee as Islamic State militants seize villages.
    - 8 hours ago 23 Sep 14, 11:28am -
  • Having trouble understanding Common Core? Katie Couric explains
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  • Prosecutor: 800 rounds found in intruder case
    WASHINGTON (AP) — Investigators found more than 800 rounds of ammunition, a machete and two hatchets in the car of the former soldier accused of scaling the White House fence and sprinting inside while carrying a knife, a federal prosecutor said Mo…
    - 7 hours ago 23 Sep 14, 12:20pm -
  • NASA spacecraft arrives at Mars
    The explorer Maven slips into the red planet's orbit following a 10-month journey.
    - 1 day ago 22 Sep 14, 12:39pm -

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Last Week Tonight with John Oliver: Miss America Pageant (HBO)
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver: Miss America Pageant (HBO)The Miss America Pageant…how is this still a thing?They claim to give more scholarships to women than any other organization, and, unfortunately, they’re right.To illustrate thes…
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Kittens playing with kitten puppets
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TWC News Austin: High School Blitz Interview with Apollos Hester
TWC News Austin: High School Blitz Interview with Apollos Hester(TWC News Austin full video: http://bit.ly/1DsV4r2) TWC News Austin reporter Lauren Mickler interviews East View High School Football player Apollos Hester after the triumphed over V…
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If Women Were Honest On Dates
If Women Were Honest On Dates"If I had known you'd be this cute....I would have shaved my legs."Like BuzzFeedVideo on Facebook: http://on.fb.me/18yCF0bFeaturing: Jade Monroe, Chantel Houston, Becky Harris, Jill Jordan, Jamie Kerezsi, & Carmyn…
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SpaceX Dragon launches to the ISS
SpaceX Dragon launches to the ISSNASA Television coverage of the September 21 launch of the SpaceX Dragon cargo craft on the company’s CRS-4 mission to the International Space Station. The spacecraft’s 2.5 tons of supplies, science experiment…
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Emma Watson at HeForShe 2014
Emma Watson at HeForShe 2014More information on: https://www.facebook.com/emmazingbrThanks a lotFrom:Leonardo OgioniViews:15839388765ratingsTime:12:35More inComedy
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Coming Soon: 12 Billion People on Earth
Coming Soon: 12 Billion People on EarthSciShow News explains the science behind the latest virus outbreak in the U.S., and examines surprising new predictions about the future of the world’s human population.Take the survey! http://surveymonk…
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Jimmy's 40th Birthday Surprise
Jimmy's 40th Birthday SurpriseThe Tonight Show staff unveils a couple of surprises for Jimmy's birthday show, including Seth Rogen and James Franco in a giant cake.Subscribe NOW to The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: http://bit.ly/1nwT1aN…
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Best reaction to Oculus Rift DK2 - GamersNights Uganda
Best reaction to Oculus Rift DK2 - GamersNights UgandaWe strapped an Oculus Rift DK2 onto an askari (security guard) whilefilming an episode of GamersNights at UrbanTV... and forgot to warnhim that what he was seeing wasn't real.The DK2 softw…
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♫ Are Video Games Sexist? ♫ Auto-Tune Rebuttal | Song A Day #2088
♫ Are Video Games Sexist? ♫ Auto-Tune Rebuttal | Song A Day #2088I saw this video of Dr. Christina Sommers talking about video games and it just made me want to sing. And dance. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9MxqSwzFy5wDonating = Loving:…
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GAME24: Debunking Lunar Landing Conspiracies with Maxwell and VXGI
GAME24: Debunking Lunar Landing Conspiracies with Maxwell and VXGIExplore the truth behind the iconic Buzz Aldrin moon landing photo. See how modern graphics innovations can shed new light on a 35-year-old conspiracy theory. Learn more about Max…
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  • The Startup CEO's Daily Bag

    The Startup CEO's Daily Bag

    Being a CEO at a startup can mean just about anything these days, but you usually need to be prepared for a lot of different things while still being mobile. Everyday Carry reader Colin Ryan shares his bag.Read more...
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  • Get Perfect French Toast by Drying Your Bread in the Oven First

    Get Perfect French Toast by Drying Your Bread in the Oven First

    French toast is a classic breakfast staple, but it's hard to find the perfect balance of moisture. Drying out your bread slices beforehand can keep the interior from getting too soggy.Read more...
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  • Build a Face-Recognizing Safe with a Raspberry Pi

    Build a Face-Recognizing Safe with a Raspberry Pi

    Having a safe is a great way to store your valuables, and now you can lock them away in a DIY, face-recognizing setup with a some free software, a Raspberry Pi, and a Pi camera.Read more...
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  • Evernote for Mac Rebuilds the Notes Editor, Improves Tables, and More

    Evernote for Mac Rebuilds the Notes Editor, Improves Tables, and More

    Mac: Evernote released an update to its Mac app today that adds a few new features and clears up some bugs. The new features include a new notes editor, image resizing, improved tables, and more.Read more...
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  • Gawker What Reparations in America Could Look Like | Gizmodo 8 Videos of New iPhones Getting Dropped

    Gawker What Reparations in America Could Look Like | Gizmodo 8 Videos of New iPhones Getting Dropped

    Gawker What Reparations in America Could Look Like | Gizmodo 8 Videos of New iPhones Getting Dropped, Soaked, and Torture Tested | Jezebel Miss America Was Kicked Out of Her Sorority for Abusive Hazing | Kotaku Destiny: The Kotaku Review | Kinja…
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  • How Emotions Drive Bad Financial Decisions (and How to Take Control)

    How Emotions Drive Bad Financial Decisions (and How to Take Control)

    Emotional situations can cause you to make bad financial decisions. If you're feeling jealous or embarrassed about your own finances, it's better to weigh your logical options before acting emotionally. Here are eight emotions that can cause you to…
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  • !Four short links: 23 September 2014

    Four short links: 23 September 2014

    Thoughts on the Alibaba Bubble — Alibaba is an offering that encourages the kind of negative Wall Street behavior none of us really want to see happen again. (via Tim O’Reilly) Reactive Manifesto — We believe that a coherent approach …
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