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  • !Has Travel Become Another Exercise In Narcissism?
    I’m sorry Expedia, but it sure as hell doesn’t make you more interesting.
    - 29 mins ago 24 Nov 14, 7:30pm -
  • !How Board Games Conquered Cafes
    As social life gets ever more digital, new coffee shops and bars encourage face-to-face interaction via the likes of Settlers of Catan and Connect Four.
    - 2 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 5:57pm -
  • !​Are We Destined To Become Our Mothers? A Scientific Investigation
    If our brain is a computer, then our interactions with our parents are the default setting, and when things go faulty or get stressful in our adult lives, our neurons head for a familiar path, one usually set in early development.
    - 4 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 4:27pm -
  • !A Nation In Waiting
    The Kurds of northern Iraq face terror from Isis and political pressure from Baghdad – jeopardising their long-held dream of independence.
    - 5 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 2:55pm -
  • !Study Finds HIV Drugs Could Help Stop Vision Loss
    Research conducted on mice shows that a widely-used class of antiretroviral drugs used against HIV, the virus that causes AIDS, are also effective against macular degeneration, an age-related eye disease.
    - 5 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 2:55pm -
  • Revisiting The Case Of The Wedding Photographer Threatened With A $300,000 Lawsuit
    A couple years ago, I read a story about a Washington wedding photographer that was threatened with a $300,000 lawsuit by an ex-client. The story then seemed to drop out of sight. Sometime thereafter, I decided to put on my investigative reporter mus…
    - 7 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 1:16pm -
  • 'Argo' In The Congo: The Ghosts Of The Stanleyville Hostage Crisis
    Fifty years ago, African mercenaries, American pilots, Belgian paratroopers, and Cuban CIA contractors converged in the deep jungle to attempt one of the largest hostage rescue missions in history.
    - 7 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 1:16pm -
  • Odell Beckham May Have Made The Greatest Catch Ever
    Yes that sounds like hyperbole, but just watch and see. This is just incredible. Odell Beckham, Jr. is a name you'll be hearing a lot.
    - 10 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 10:14am -
  • Graham: GOP Benghazi Report 'Full Of Crap'
    Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-South Carolina, has some harsh words for the recently released Benghazi report, led by his own party.
    - 10 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 10:00am -
  • The Hacker Group Attacking ISIS Propaganda Online
    Last week, less than 24 hours after ISIS social media accounts posted a threatening message from the group's leader, the audio recording was replaced with a song and its transcript with a logo resembling that of the Egyptian military, accompanied by…
    - 10 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 9:52am -
  • Introducing The No-Smell Toilet Seat
    Kohler Co. has introduced a deodorizing toilet seat that it says eliminates embarrassing bathroom odors and the need for candles and sprays to cover them up.
    - 11 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 9:03am -
  • The Tech Industry's Other Bubble
    The tech industry is in the midst of another troublesome bubble, but this time it has little to do with monetary excess.
    - 11 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 9:03am -
  • A Day In The Life Of An Ebola Worker
    Denial, violence and fear make it difficult to stamp out Ebola in West Africa.
    - 11 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 9:03am -
  • Down With Meetings
    "If someone wants to tell you something at work, they can walk over and tell you. If they want to tell a bunch of people something, they can send an email. On rare occasions of great import, when something very complex and critical must be discussed…
    - 11 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 9:03am -
  • Illegal Wagers, Old Luck
    Putting all on horse number four at the Chiang Mai race track.
    - 11 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 9:03am -
  • What Makes A City Unhappy?
    According to the National Bureau of Economic Research, Dana McMahan splits time between two of the country’s unhappiest cities. She set out to explore the causes of the happiness deficits.
    - 11 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 9:03am -
  • Why Nike Doesn't Sell U.S. Women's National Soccer Team Jerseys To Men
    To signify their two World Cup victories, the U.S. Women's National Team touts two stars on their jersey. To signify their zero World Cup victories, the Men's National Team has zero.
    - 11 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 9:03am -
  • In Defense Of Uber: An Unbiased Opinion
    The story on Uber has been written about ad nauseam, which is why I’ve been reluctant to weigh in. But enough people have asked my perspective so I decided to weigh in with my non-conformist view. I love Uber and I don’t believe there has yet bee…
    - 14 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 6:25am -
  • Watch Fred Armisen Improvise New York Accents For Nearly Five Minutes
    Does this count as hyperlocal news? Is hyperlocal still a thing? Well anyway, here are some accents.
    - 14 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 6:25am -
  • Looking For Pie In All The Wrong Places
    Tinder is fine, but isn’t meeting over a slice of lemon meringue at a giant party a much better story to tell your (prospective) children? That's why it's time to bring back the pie supper.
    - 14 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 6:25am -
  • Thousands Evacuated After WWII Bomb Found In French City
    Three thousand people were evacuated from their homes in the centre of the French city of Rennes Sunday while a huge British bomb from World War II was defused.
    - 14 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 6:25am -
  • The Godfather Of Right-Wing Radio
    Talk Radio Network was the house that wingnuts built, with its on-air talent peddling radical views. It took over America’s airwaves — until it ran into trouble.
    - 15 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 4:50am -
  • 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1' Is A Great Fashion Film
    It’s not that “The Hunger Games” is about the fashion world. But it is very much about the role that fashion plays in the world, and this is as true for “Mockingjay” as for any of the previous films in the series.
    - 16 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 3:51am -
  • Waiting 10 Months For The Perfect Drone Footage
    Dutch filmmakers Jelte Keur and Reinout van Schie waited 10 months for the right weather conditions to shoot this amazing drone footage of the Dom Tower in Utrecht. Totally worth it.
    - 16 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 3:51am -
  • Justise Winslow Leaps Over Player To Make The Block
    Freshman Justise Winslow somehow pulled off this amazing block during Saturday night's win against Stanford. Even Duke-hating Americans are forced to admit this is a stunning play.
    - 16 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 3:51am -
  • Ex-NBC Employee: I Stood Guard, Sent Payoffs For Cosby
    Veteran NBC employee Frank Scotti says he helped Bill Cosby deliver thousands of dollars to eight different women in 1989-90. The ex-aide also tells the Daily News he stood guard whenever Cosby invited young models to his dressing room, which eventua…
    - 17 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 2:58am -
  • Inside Elon Musk's $1.4 Billion Score
    The crazy, real-life story of how the CEO of electric-car maker Tesla dazzled, seduced, squeezed, bluffed, manipulated, and prodded his way to epic state incentives to build a massive battery plant in the Nevada desert.
    - 17 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 2:46am -
  • The History Of Fire
    Fire history is Big History: it’s the story of what makes the Earth what it is.
    - 17 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 2:46am -
  • Cop Kills 12-Year-Old Boy Carrying BB Gun
    A rookie Cleveland police officer shot a 12-year-old boy carrying a BB gun outside a city recreation center late Saturday afternoon.
    - 17 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 2:46am -
  • Does Free Food Make For A Happier Office?
    Free meals, coffee, tea, and even alcohol are being offered by some companies in an effort to make their workers happier. But does it work?
    - 18 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 1:32am -
  • My First Case Of Online Dating Revulsion
    Why had I told my history to this arrogant stranger?
    - 18 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 1:32am -
  • The Downside Of The Boom
    North Dakota took on the oversight of a multibillion-dollar oil industry with a regulatory system built on trust, warnings and second chances.
    - 18 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 1:32am -
  • UVA Suspends Fraternities Following Rolling Stone Campus Rape Investigation
    "The wrongs described in Rolling Stone are appalling and have caused all of us to reexamine our responsibility to this community," UVA president writes in letter suspending fraternities.
    - 18 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 1:32am -
  • Non-Profit Wants To Make Encrypting Web Traffic Easy And Free
    Secure browsing should be the rule, not the exception.
    - 18 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 1:32am -
  • 'SNL' Explains Obama's Executive Order On Immigration With 'Schoolhouse Rock!'
    A bill and an executive order explain how government really works.
    - 20 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 12:13am -
  • The Secret Life Of String Cheese
    The inventor of the mozzarella cheese stick in your childhood brown bags wasn’t looking to be your lunchroom superstar.
    - 20 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 12:13am -
  • Asshole CEOs, Startup Founders And Success
    There's a notion that some people become successful company founders because they have the right "Startup DNA." The DNA is comprised of characteristics like "resilience" and "ability to accept risk." Another characteristic many top entrepreneurs shar…
    - 20 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 12:13am -
  • America's Worst Weather-Delayed Airports
    We examined weather-related arrival flight-delay data from the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Bureau of Transportation Statistics for the 12-month period, the most recent data available.
    - 22 hours ago 23 Nov 14, 10:25pm -
  • Princeton Review Tells Asians To Act Less Asian And Black Students To Attach Photos
    The Princeton Review, a prominent test prep company, candidly advised certain types of students to emphasize or play down their racial and ethnic backgrounds.
    - 22 hours ago 23 Nov 14, 10:25pm -
  • Marion Barry, Former DC Mayor, Dies At 78
    Marion Barry Jr., the Mississippi sharecropper’s son and civil rights activist who served three terms as mayor of the District of Columbia, survived a drug arrest and jail sentence, and then came back to win a fourth term as the city’s chief exec…
    - 22 hours ago 23 Nov 14, 10:25pm -
  • Behind The Writing On The Stalls
    Why do people scribble on bathroom walls? Other than, you know, for fun.
    - 22 hours ago 23 Nov 14, 10:25pm -
  • Now E-Cigarettes Can Give You Malware
    Better for your lungs, worse for your hard drives, e-cigarettes can potentially infect a computer if plugged in to charge.
    - 22 hours ago 23 Nov 14, 10:25pm -
  • How ISIS Corporatized Terror
    The business of the Islamic State is run with spreadsheets, annual reports, and terror.
    - 22 hours ago 23 Nov 14, 10:25pm -
  • Contrarian Thanksgiving: Large-Format Feasts Beyond Turkey
    Stray from the traditional bird with more impressive fare, like crispy whole suckling pig and smoked Indian goat neck, designed to feed a crowd.
    - 22 hours ago 23 Nov 14, 10:15pm -
  • Mike Nichols Made Films About Women
    From Silkwood to Working Girl, you can trace the rise of female equality in the films made by the director, who died this week. Many of his collaborators were female, and his movies portrayed his subjects as more than just pretty faces.
    - 22 hours ago 23 Nov 14, 10:15pm -
  • Days Of Mafia Mayhem Are Wracking Italy Once Again
    Shocking reports of resurgent organized crime are horrifying Italy, from a covert tape of a secret initiation ceremony to a funeral notice posted for a very much alive anti-Mafia judge and the capture of a zoo’s worth of wild beasts.
    - 22 hours ago 23 Nov 14, 10:15pm -
  • Bill Cosby's Legacy, Recast
    Sixteen women have publicly stated that Bill Cosby sexually assaulted them, with 12 saying he drugged them first and another saying he tried to drug her. The Washington Post has interviewed five of those women, including a former Playboy Playmate who…
    - 22 hours ago 23 Nov 14, 10:15pm -
  • How Formula One Actually Works: A Guide For Confused Americans
    "Cricket is considered to be the most impenetrable game for non-Englishmen to comprehend. Being English I cannot understand why foreigners might struggle to grasp the appeal of sitting on a wooden bench and watching 22 men occasionally move on-and-of…
    - 22 hours ago 23 Nov 14, 9:51pm -
  • Meet Pirate Joe, The Man Who (Legally) Smuggles Trader Joe's Goods Into Canada
    For three years Michael Hallatt has been bringing thousands of dollars’ worth of Trader Joe’s products across the border into Vancouver. Our reporter spent a day embedded with Pirate Joe’s "cats" and got an inside look at the cultlike following…
    - 1 day ago 23 Nov 14, 7:48pm -
  • Meet The Missileers Who Watch Over America’s Nuclear Arsenal
    The missileers of Global Strike Command watch over our aging, oft-forgotten, frequently persnickety and potentially world-destroying nuclear arsenal.
    - 1 day ago 23 Nov 14, 5:45pm -
  • We All Live In A Constant State Of Failure And Dread, Charlie Brown
    It was mostly funny in that joke-a-day way most decent comic strips are funny, but what strikes you about Peanuts is the undercurrent of existential dread. Peanuts at it's best wasn't about fun or the power of the imagination. It was about how th…
    - 1 day ago 23 Nov 14, 3:45pm -
  • CERN Frees LHC Data For Anyone To Use
    CERN launched its Open Data Portal, which makes data from real collision events produced by LHC experiments available to the public for the first time.
    - 1 day ago 23 Nov 14, 1:45pm -
  • Why YouTube Videos Go Viral
    Like the primates we are, we only share videos that provoke our emotions.
    - 1 day ago 23 Nov 14, 11:45am -
  • The Difference Between Uber And Airbnb
    As Uber is increasingly seen as an untrustworthy company due to its cutthroat handling of pricing, drivers, passengers and critical press — Airbnb is working to cultivate a very different image.
    - 1 day ago 23 Nov 14, 9:41am -

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The EU sanctions helped the Russian Central Bank to gain a foothold in the gold market.
The EU sanctions helped the Russian Central Bank to gain a foothold in the gold market.
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The EU sanctions helped the Russian Central Bank to gain a foothold in the gold market.
The EU sanctions helped the Russian Central Bank to gain a foothold in the gold market.
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The EU sanctions helped the Russian Central Bank to gain a foothold in the gold market.
The EU sanctions helped the Russian Central Bank to gain a foothold in the gold market.
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Photo: (со страницы The EU sanctions helped the Russian Central Bank to gain a foothold in the gold...
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Cerimônia de Abertura do Military World Games -  Rio de Janeiro  - Mundial Militar
Cerimônia de Abertura do Military World Games - Rio de Janeiro - Mundial Militar
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Germany - Bavaria - Grainau Church against the Zugspitze mountain at Dusk - Twilight - Blue Hour
Germany - Bavaria - Grainau Church against the Zugspitze mountain at Dusk - Twilight - Blue Hour
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The EU sanctions helped the Russian Central Bank to gain a foothold in the gold market.
The EU sanctions helped the Russian Central Bank to gain a foothold in the gold market.
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The EU sanctions helped the Russian Central Bank to gain a foothold in the gold market. - The EU sanctions...
The EU sanctions helped the Russian Central Bank to gain a foothold in the gold market. - The EU sanctions...
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The EU sanctions helped the Russian Central Bank to gain a foothold in the gold market.
The EU sanctions helped the Russian Central Bank to gain a foothold in the gold market.
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The EU sanctions helped the Russian Central Bank to gain a foothold in the gold market.: The EU ...
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The EU sanctions helped the Russian Central Bank to gain a foothold in the gold market.
The EU sanctions helped the Russian Central Bank to gain a foothold in the gold market.
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Google News

  • !Temasek Polytechnic to set up smart campus platform - Channel News Asia

    Temasek Polytechnic to set up smart campus platform - Channel News Asia

    TODAYonlineTemasek Polytechnic to set up smart campus platformChannel News AsiaTemasek Polytechnic's smart campus platform will allow the school to collect, analyse and evaluate data that can help to generate solutions and services that improve the e…
    - 4 mins ago 24 Nov 14, 7:55pm -
  • !China hopeful on Iran nuclear deal - Belfast Telegraph

    China hopeful on Iran nuclear deal - Belfast Telegraph

    Belfast TelegraphChina hopeful on Iran nuclear dealBelfast TelegraphTalks on Iran's nuclear programme appear likely to be extended beyond their midnight deadline, but China's foreign minister said negotiators are still working on elements of a deal.…
    - 8 mins ago 24 Nov 14, 7:51pm -

Bing News

  • Iran and world powers set to extend nuclear talks if final push fails
    Iran and six world powers looked set to miss Monday’s deadline for resolving a 12-year stand-off over Tehran’s nuclear ambitions and are already looking at a possible extension of the negotiations. The talks in Vienna aim for a deal that could ..…
    - 18 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 2:17am -
  • Jurassic World Teaser
    Universal Studios just released a 15-second teaser for Jurassic World starring Chris Pratt. The full trailer will be unveiled on Thanksgiving Day. And with a gentle note of the piano to the tune of John Williams' original theme, we are transported ba…
    - 24 hours ago 23 Nov 14, 8:02pm -
  • World Tour Championship: Henrik Stenson retains title in Dubai
    Sweden's Henrik Stenson has retained his DP World Tour Championship title, winning by two shots in Dubai. The 38-year-old shot back-to-back birdies on the 17th and 18th to card a 70 and finish 16 under par. His Ryder Cup team-mates Rory McIlroy, Vict…
    - 1 day ago 23 Nov 14, 12:38pm -
  • 'World of Warcraft' subscriptions top 10 million
    LOS ANGELES - Subscribers are signing up to play the latest expansion of Blizzard Entertainment's World of Warcraft franchise, topping the 10 million mark for the first time since 2012. The uptick in subs comes as World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draen…
    - 3 days ago 21 Nov 14, 5:12pm -
  • Future World
    The New Message from God is a religious movement based upon the revelations of Marshall Vian Summers, considered by practitioners to be a Messenger from God. The following is a revelation given to Marshall Vian Summers on April 22, 2011, in... Discov…
    - 4 days ago 21 Nov 14, 2:28am -
  • World's tallest roller coaster set to scrape Orlando's skies
    (CNN)-- Plans are underway to build the world's tallest -- and quite possibly most terrifying -- roller coaster at an Orlando, Florida, theme park due to open in 2017. Suitably called "The Skyscraper," the coaster track spirals up and down the side o…
    - 4 days ago 20 Nov 14, 9:13pm -
  • Why you should give a crap about World Toilet Day
    Exactly why should we praise the porcelain god today? Because, Wednesday is World Toilet Day and according to the United Nations, 2.5 billion people – 35% of the world’s population – don’t have access to basic sanitation. Of those 2.5 billion…
    - 5 days ago 19 Nov 14, 8:26pm -
  • UN: World Not Close to Avoiding Dangerous Warming
    The world still isn't close to preventing what leaders call a dangerous level of man-made warming, a new United Nations report says. That's despite some nations' recent pledges to cut back on carbon dioxide emissions. The report looks at the gap betw…
    - 5 days ago 19 Nov 14, 7:42pm -
  • World's sexiest thief agrees to plead guilty to break-ins
    A 21-year-old Quebec nursing student who has been dubbed "the world's sexiest criminal" agreed to plead guilty to a series of break-ins and apologized to her victims Monday. Stephanie Beaudoin faces 114 charges, and has agreed to 30 guilty pleas to b…
    - 5 days ago 19 Nov 14, 1:22pm -
  • World Trade Center window washers rescued after dangling from scaffolding
    Investigators are looking into the collapse of a World Trade Center scaffold that left two window washers dangling from the nation's tallest skyscraper — 1 World Trade Center, which opened earlier this month. On Wednesday, a cable suddenly develope…
    - 11 days ago 13 Nov 14, 11:27am -

Yahoo News

  • !Grand jury expected to resume Ferguson police shooting deliberations
    By Daniel Wallis and Ellen Wulfhorst FERGUSON, Mo. (Reuters) - A St. Louis-area grand jury was expected on Monday to resume deliberations over whether to bring charges against a white policeman who shot and killed a black teenager in a case that has…
    - 2 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 6:05pm -
  • !Uncertainty fuels speculation in Ferguson
    The weekend passes without a grand jury decision in the police killing of Michael Brown.
    - 5 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 3:25pm -
  • !Buffalo residents ready for possible evacuations
    BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Families rushed to pack up their valuables and schools closed in advance — not of snow but possible flooding.
    - 5 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 3:14pm -
  • !Probe begins in fatal shooting of boy by officer
    CLEVELAND (AP) — A 12-year-old boy was fatally shot by police in Cleveland after brandishing what turned out to be a replica gun, triggering an investigation into his death and a legislator's call for such weapons to be brightly colored or bear spe…
    - 5 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 3:06pm -
  • U.S. Army base in Texas lifts lockdown after suspicious vehicle found
    By Jim Forsyth SAN ANTONIO (Reuters) - A brief lockdown at a U.S Army base in San Antonio was lifted after officials detained a man on Sunday in what a military spokesman described as a "high-security incident," while adding there was no threat. One…
    - 7 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 12:29pm -
  • Crews rescue two women in Chicago apartment collapse
    (Reuters) - Search-and-rescue crews pulled two women and a dog from the rubble of a collapsed Chicago apartment building on Sunday night and were searching for more victims, fire officials said. The women, one in her 70s and another believed to be a…
    - 8 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 11:30am -
  • Marion Barry: A wily survivor leaves the stage
    There is no middle ground in judging four-time Washington mayor Marion Barry, who died Sunday at the age of 78. For many whites, Barry was a politician addicted to alcohol, drugs and power. Meanwhile, most African-Americans in D.C. enshrined him as a…
    - 10 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 10:13am -
  • Former D.C. Mayor Marion Barry dies at 78
    WASHINGTON (AP) — A controversial and tireless advocate for the nation's capital who created jobs for generations of black families, Marion Barry was the ultimate District of Columbia politician, though his arrest for drug use in the midst of a cra…
    - 13 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 7:12am -
  • Boy with fake gun dies after shot by Ohio officer
    A 12-year-old boy brandishing what turned out to be a fake gun is dead after being shot by a Cleveland police officer.
    - 15 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 5:18am -
  • Obama: Americans want 'new car smell' in 2016
    President Barack Obama says voters want a 'new car smell' in the 2016 White House race and that Hillary Rodham Clinton would be 'a great president.'
    - 15 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 4:35am -
  • Suicide bomber kills at least 45 Afghans
    KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A suicide bomber blew himself up at a volleyball tournament in eastern Afghanistan on Sunday, killing at least 45 people in the country's deadliest terrorist attack this year, officials said.
    - 17 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 3:03am -
  • Flooding could follow heavy snow in western New York
    By Mark Blinch BUFFALO (Reuters) - Emergency workers filled thousands of sandbags on Sunday as the area around Buffalo, New York braced for potential flooding as warming temperatures began to melt up to seven feet (2 meters) of snow. Hundreds of memb…
    - 19 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 1:26am -
  • New Jersey looks at 'yes means yes' college policy
    You think the attractive woman at the party who has been chatting you up all night is ready to take things to the next level. She seems to be throwing all the right signals.
    - 19 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 1:07am -
  • Obama defends use of executive action on immigration
    President Barack Obama defended his decision to use executive authority to enact changes to the U.S. immigration system during an exclusive interview for “This Week,” challenging Republican Speaker John Boehner to “pass a bill” if he was not…
    - 19 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 12:49am -
  • A way for GOP to defuse immigration issue?
    DENVER (AP) — Republicans in search of a way to oppose President Barack Obama's moves on immigration without alienating the nation's fast-growing population of Hispanic voters can find a playbook in Colorado.
    - 20 hours ago 23 Nov 14, 11:41pm -
  • Putin says Russia not isolated over Ukraine, blames West for frosty ties
    By Gabriela Baczynska MOSCOW (Reuters) - President Vladimir Putin blamed the West for worsening relations with Russia since the Ukraine crisis and said Moscow would not allow itself to become internationally isolated behind another 'Iron Curtain'. In…
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  • Iran, world powers seek elusive nuclear deal one day before deadline
    Iran and world powers face an uphill struggle to break the deadlock in their high-stakes nuclear negotiations and secure a historic deal on the eve of a deadline. Kerry, who on Friday postponed a trip to Paris to remain in Vienna for the talks, met I…
    - 1 day ago 23 Nov 14, 10:10am -
  • Kerry says gaps remain in talks about Iran's nukes
    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry warned of "serious gaps" in talks about a nuclear deal with Iran, but as Monday's deadline approached his German counterpart said Tehran and six world powers have "never been closer" to agreement since they started…
    - 2 days ago 23 Nov 14, 3:47am -
  • Biden announces new aid for Syrian refugees
    Vice President Joe Biden and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan emerged from a nearly four-hour meeting Saturday, offering no indication that the U.S. and Turkey had bridged their differences about how to deal with Islamic State fighters or Syria…
    - 2 days ago 23 Nov 14, 3:02am -

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Katy Perry: Super Bowl Halftime Show | Hyped for Halftime | Pepsi
Katy Perry: Super Bowl Halftime Show | Hyped for Halftime | PepsiKaty Perry gets ready for her performance at the Pepsi Super Bowl XLIX Halftime Show on February 1st, 2015.Get Hyped with Pepsi all season long: Subscribe: http://www.youtube.co…
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11 Facts Of Life For People Under 5’3”Who are you calling a pixie??Check out more awesome BuzzFeedYellow videos!http://bit.ly/YTbuzzfeedyellowMUSICFixie PixiesLicensed via Warner Chappell Production Music Inc.GET MORE BUZZFEED:www.b…
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Jurassic World - Trailer Premiere Thursday November 27 (HD)
Jurassic World - Trailer Premiere Thursday November 27 (HD)Jurassic World - Official Trailer Premiere Thursday November 27The Park Is Open June 12http://www.jurassicworld.com/Steven Spielberg returns to executive produce the long-awaited next…
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Black Friday - Movie Trailer
Black Friday - Movie TrailerThis Thanksgiving, America will learn that ALL SALES ARE FINAL! Check out more sketches on Maker.TV ► http://mker.tv/nachopunchSUBSCRIBE to Nacho Punch! ► ​http://bit.ly/Ijvuwg Starring:Cecileyhttps://www.y…
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Capitol Hill Cold Open - Saturday Night Live
Capitol Hill Cold Open - Saturday Night LiveA bill (Kenan Thompson) and an executive order (Bobby Moynihan) explain how government really works with a little help from President Obama (Jay Pharaoh).Get more SNL on Hulu Plus: http://www.hulu.com…
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Usher Brings Out Chris Brown and August Alsina in L.A.
Usher Brings Out Chris Brown and August Alsina in L.A.Usher performs with Chris Brown and August Alsina at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.From:RapUpTVLIVEViews:3562482223ratingsTime:09:22More inMusic
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iPhone 6 - 4K (3840x2160) Video Playback PROOF (50mbps & 100mbps)
iPhone 6 - 4K (3840x2160) Video Playback PROOF (50mbps & 100mbps)Uploading 4k videos to iPhone 6 is only possible with the Mac app softorino.com/waltr This is a video proof of iPhone 6 with A8 chip is able to playback 4K video content packed in…
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Could You Survive a Day Without Your Phone?
Could You Survive a Day Without Your Phone?Veronica Belmont drops by YouTube Nation and challenges Miles to complete three tasks without modern technology.Let us know what you think of the show in the comments!Thanks to Veronica Belmont for be…
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One Direction - Night Changes
One Direction - Night ChangesOne Direction’s second single Night Changes, from the NEW album FOUR, is out now!iTunes: http://www.smarturl.it/1DFouriTdlx Amazon: http://smarturl.it/1DFourAmzDigDlx Music video directed by Ben Winston. Musi…
- 3 days ago 22 Nov 14, 12:00am -
Megan Nicole - FUN (YouTube Music Awards)
Megan Nicole - FUN (YouTube Music Awards)New official music video for FUN (Track 2 off of my album ESCAPE) shot for the 2015 YTMAs and featured as a YouTube Music Moment.Directed by the lovely and wonderful Hannah Lux Davis.Go to https://www.…
- 3 days ago 21 Nov 14, 11:01pm -
Beyonce - Ring Off (Full) (Official Audio)
Beyonce - Ring Off (Full) (Official Audio)BEYONCÉ Platinum EditionAvailable on iTunes: http://beyonce.lk/itunesplatinum Available on Amazon: http://beyonce.lk/platinumam Beyonce - Ring Off (Full)Beyonce - Ring Off (Full)Beyonce - Ring Off (F…
- 3 days ago 21 Nov 14, 5:23pm -
The Hanging Tree - The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Pt.1 Score (James Newton Howard)
The Hanging Tree - The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Pt.1 Score (James Newton Howard)The Hanging Tree sung Jennifer LawrenceThe Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Pt. 1 (Original Motion Picture Score)itunes nzhttps://itunes.apple.com/nz/album/hunger-games-…
- 3 days ago 21 Nov 14, 1:36pm -

Lifehacker

  • Manage Someone You Don’t Like By Working Closely With Them

    Manage Someone You Don’t Like By Working Closely With Them

    If you've been in a management position, you've possibly had to supervise someone who just rubs you the wrong way. Instead of avoiding them, try working with that person directly and they might annoy you less.Read more...
    - 12 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 8:00am -
  • Skipping COBRA for Health Insurance Can Save You Money, But Not Always

    Skipping COBRA for Health Insurance Can Save You Money, But Not Always

    When you leave your job, federal law requires your employer to let you stay on your existing health insurance. You'll pay full price for that insurance without an employer subsidy. You might consider buying your own insurance on the marketplace inst…
    - 13 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 7:00am -
  • Here Are Your Once-A-Year Sonos Discounts

    Here Are Your Once-A-Year Sonos Discounts

    Amazon has kicked off their now-annual SONOS promotion, no need to wait for Black Friday.Read more...
    - 13 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 6:45am -
  • Check Out the Best From This Week's Open Thread

    Check Out the Best From This Week's Open Thread

    How can I open up a striped screw on an Apple Trackpad? Where can I find a good lock screen widget for Android Lollipop? What advice can you give someone trying a completely new career field? How can I run Orange Box on a Hackintosh? Read more.…
    - 14 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 6:00am -
  • Make a Crispy Pie Crust With a Hot Baking Sheet

    Make a Crispy Pie Crust With a Hot Baking Sheet

    Pie tastes great any time of year, but the holiday season is prime time for pies of all flavors. A soggy pie crust can ruin an otherwise great pie, If you preheat your baking sheet, you'll end up with a better crust.Read more...
    - 15 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 5:00am -
  • Find Your Drinks in a Dark Cooler with Glow Sticks

    Find Your Drinks in a Dark Cooler with Glow Sticks

    If you've been at a party at night, you might have trouble finding a drink in a cooler. Is that can bobbing in the ice water beer or soda pop? Put a glow stick in the water and light up the entire container.Read more...
    - 16 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 4:00am -

Boing Boing

  • Zombie-killing animal of the week: Alligators

    Zombie-killing animal of the week: Alligators

    With some beasties -- birds, bugs, bacteria -- it's easy to dismiss their zombie-killing powers simple by adjusting the zombie scenario at hand. Read the rest
    - 11 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 9:14am -
  • Lego's egalitarian instructions from the 1970s

    Lego's egalitarian instructions from the 1970s

    This is going around the 'net like lightning. It's wonderful, but is it real? How likely is it that Lego would have used a proportional Times-esque typeface--with such sloppy layout--in the early 1970s? Read the rest
    - 19 hours ago 24 Nov 14, 12:30am -
  • Vintage Hallowe'en graphics tights

    Vintage Hallowe'en graphics tights

    The tights feature black cats, spooky moons and bat silhouettes -- they'd go great with the grotesque Monster Mash party dress.
    - 21 hours ago 23 Nov 14, 11:07pm -
  • Papercraft R2-D2 dreidel

    Papercraft R2-D2 dreidel

    The downloadable PDF pattern for making your own droidel comes from Bonnie Burton's excellent Star Wars Craft Book.
    - 22 hours ago 23 Nov 14, 9:46pm -
  • Wrongly convicted man released from US prison after 39 years

    Wrongly convicted man released from US prison after 39 years

    Jose writes, "A 12 year old child was forced by the police to give false testimony against three black teens in 1975; the last two men have just been released from prison. I was moved to tears by both the terrible injustice and the way one of these…
    - 2 days ago 23 Nov 14, 6:19am -
  • Bible: tl;dr edition

    Bible: tl;dr edition

    Cabbagetroll's masterful summary of the Bible (both testaments) on Reddi's /r/Christianity really captures the books' spirit. Read the rest
    - 2 days ago 22 Nov 14, 8:53pm -

Technology (Using Quickies Widget)

  • !Real Estate Joins Brazil’s Big Startup Industries

    Real Estate Joins Brazil’s Big Startup Industries

     Editor’s note: Julie Ruvolo is a freelance writer and editor of RedLightR.io and RioChromatic.com.  Add real estate to the industries that have captured the attention of venture investors in Brazil. Real estate marketplace VivaReal recently rai…
    - 29 mins ago 24 Nov 14, 7:30pm -
  • !BT is in talks to buy back O2 (Matt Brian/Engadget)

    BT is in talks to buy back O2 (Matt Brian/Engadget)

    Matt Brian / Engadget:BT is in talks to buy back O2  —  Following in the footsteps of Take That, S Club 7 and 5ive, BT appears determined to get the band back together.  The company has confirmed to us that it is in talks with European communi…
    - 44 mins ago 24 Nov 14, 7:15pm -
  • !Four short links: 24 November 2014

    Four short links: 24 November 2014

    How Magic Leap is Secretly Creating a New Alternate Reality (Gizmodo) — amazing piece of investigative tech journalism. Better All The Time (New Yorker) — What we’re seeing is, in part, the mainstreaming of excellent habits. […] Everyone work…
    - 59 mins ago 24 Nov 14, 7:00pm -
  • !Scary black seadevil fish caught on video at depth of 1,900 feet

    Scary black seadevil fish caught on video at depth of 1,900 feet

    One of the scariest-looking fish around, the black seadevil, has been caught on video at 580m (1,900 feet) deep — probably for the first timeThe video, posted on YouTube on Nov. 21 by the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI), shows th…
    - 33 mins ago 24 Nov 14, 7:26pm -