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Miley Cyrus’ risque dress stood out, but her $500K donation to fight AIDS stole …

HUFFINGTONPOST.COM | HOLLYWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 29: Miley Cyrus arrives at the amfAR LA Inspiration Gala Honoring Tom Ford Hosted By Gwyneth Paltrow at Milk ...

Mexican government says court orders release of U.S. Marine reservist held …

CNN.COM | (CNN) -- A Mexico court has ordered the release of U.S. Marine reservist Andrew Paul Tahmooressi, held in a Mexican prison since March on a ...

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Codex Seraphinianus: A new edition of the strangest book in the world

DANGEROUSMINDS.NET | Codex Seraphinianus: A new edition of the strangest book in the world In October Rizzoli will be republishing what is regarded by many ...

Creativity is rejected: Teachers and bosses don’t value out-of-the-box thinking.

SLATE.COM | In the United States we are raised to appreciate the accomplishments of inventors and thinkers–creative people whose ideas have transformed ...

Why should women change their names on getting married?

BBC.COM | It is regarded as tradition for wives to take a man's name after marriage. Why, asks Dr Sophie Coulombeau. My name is Sophie Coulombeau. ...

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The Biggest Ship in the World (Though It Isn’t Exactly a Ship)

NYTIMES.COM | It'™s called Prelude, and it'™s bigger than big. More than 530 yards long and 80 yards wide, it was constructed with 260,000 metric tons of ...

How You Can Learn the #1 Persuasion Technique of FBI Hostage Negotiators

TIME.COM | FBI Hostage negotiators know how to listen and this is the secret to connecting with people. We’ve all been told we could be better ...

Canadian Cop-killer gets 75 years in prison with no parole. Longest sentence in …

CBC.CA | Justin Bourque has been sentenced to life in prison with no chance of parole for 75 years for killing three RCMP officers and wounding two ...

Scientists Have Created Crystals That Make Breathing Underwater a Reality

MIC.COM | The news: Aquaman. The Little Mermaid. Spongebob Squarepants. These are just some of our most recognizable heroes who can breathe ...

Mexican Judge Orders US Marine Reservist Released - ABC News

GO.COM | ABC NewsMexican Judge Orders US Marine Reservist ReleasedABC NewsU.S. Marine reservist Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi, jailed in Mexico on gun ...

Payments Start For N.C. Eugenics Victims, But Many Won’t Qualify

NPR.ORG | North Carolina forcibly sterilized thousands of people between 1929 and 1976. The state has begun compensating victims, but some who were ...

China completes first mission to moon and back

PHYS.ORG | China completed its first return mission to the moon early Saturday with the successful re-entry and landing of an unmanned probe, state ...

Blue Ivy Carter Is the Perfect Michael to Beyoncé’s Janet Jackson

POPSUGAR.COM | Beyoncé took to Instagram on Friday to share an adorable photo of herself and her daughter, Blue Ivy Carter, dressed up for Halloween. The ...

Grumpy Cat’s new movie shows she should have stayed a meme

THEVERGE.COM | Sometimes the internet takes things too far. Grumpy Cat, neé Tardar Sauce, was born in 2012, and because she happens to have feline ...

Yes, All of American Horror Story’s Seasons Are Connected!

EONLINE.COM | We have good news for your crazy conspiracy theorists: you're not so crazy after all! After two characters from Asylum were revealed to be ...

Potterheads, Rejoice! 6 New ‘Harry Potter’ Stories Were Secretly Released Today

MTV.COM | Surprise! J.K. Rowling released SIX new "Harry Potter" stories today.

Ozzy Osbourne Talks Black Sabbath’s ‘Last Hurrah’ & Return to Solo Material

BILLBOARD.COM | With one more Black Sabbath album and tour on the drawing board, Ozzy Osbourne is also planning a return to his solo career and sees the ...

Channing Tatum’s ‘X-Men’ Character ‘Gambit’ Spinoff Moving Forward

DEADLINE.COM | EXCLUSIVE: In a move that makes official that the X-Men character Gambit is getting his own spinoff movie with Channing Tatum as the ...

Star Trek’ Actress … Companion Busted At LAX in Meth Suitcase Blunder

TMZ.COM | Nichelle Nichols, who played Uhura in the 60's TV version of "Star Trek," did better on spaceships than planes because her travelling ...

Space Tourism Isn’t Worth Dying For

WIRED.COM | Today, a brave Virgin Galactic test pilot is dead and another one critically injured---in the service of a millionaire boondoggle thrill ...

Madison Bumgarner, Giants win World Series - San Jose Mercury News

MERCURYNEWS.COM | KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- It was their rallying cry in good times and in bad, a joyous chorus picked up by Hunter Pence while watching a college ...

The Second Languages Of Every Part Of The World In One Incredible Infographic

BUSINESSINSIDER.COM | The website MoveHub.com is a resource for people looking to move abroad. They've released this eye-opening infographic that shows the ...

Bill Maher Blasts Commencement Speech Flap; Calls On College Students …

DEADLINE.COM | Bill Maher says he intends to give the commencement speech at Berkeley's December graduation ceremony and challenged liberal college ...

Friday Texas notebook Matt Kenseth tells Kevin Harvick hes sorry - FOXSports.com

FOXSPORTS.COM | Matt Kenseth met with the media at Texas Motor Speedway Friday morning and afterward sought out Kevin Harvick to apologize for wrecking ...

Report: Kaci Hickox’s Roommate In Africa Has Ebola

DAILYCALLER.COM | And doesn't know how she got it

3 girls trick-or-treating killed in hit- and-run - News10.net

NEWS10.NET | Three teenage girls trick-or-treating in costume were hit by a vehicle and killed while walking at a Southern California intersection. ...

Watch grown NBA players get scared by a dinosaur

SBNATION.COM | Goran Dragic sure spooked his Suns teammates! Let's judge the reactions. TYLER ENNIS: B Sufficiently scared, yet he responded quickly ...

Thousands pack San Francisco for Giants World Series parade - SFGate

SFGATE.COM | Hunter Pence waves to the crowd during the SF Giants World Series... Sergio Romo waves to the crowd during the SF Giants World Series... ...

HP teamed up with a fashion designer to make a stunning smartwatch

ENGADGET.COM | As beautiful as the look of the Moto 360 is, there are people who would prefer something that's styled more like a traditional watch. For ...

The Reviews Are In For “Delicious Women’s PhD Darling Sexy Costume”

IO9.COM | And they sum up all our feelings. Read more...

Leaving The Church Of Data

FORBES.COM | When I was in my twenties I soaked up business knowledge. I listened carefully when the leaders in my company spoke. I knew their soft ...

Does Bitrate Really Make a Difference In My Music?

LIFEHACKER.COM | Dear Lifehacker, I hear a lot of arguing about "lossless" and "lossy" music these days, but I'm having a hard time getting straight ...

Dow, S&P 500 Set Records

WSJ.COM | The Dow and S&P 500 closed at record highs, joining a rally in Asian and European shares, spurred by the Bank of Japan’s decision to ...

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IMGUR.COM | Story tags: Sign

U.S. blacklists Myanmar official ahead of Obama visit

REUTERS.COM | U.S. President Barack Obama speaks about the economy at Rhode Island College in Providence, Rhode Island October 31, 2014. The U.S. ...

Video Released of Moments Before Sarah Jones’ Death on ‘Midnight Rider’ Set

HOLLYWOODREPORTER.COM | Director Randall Miller is also shown repeatedly saying "that's not my job" when asked why he didn't know there could be a train barreling ...

Tom Cruise Lists Telluride Retreat

VARIETY.COM | SELLER: Tom Cruise LOCATION: Telluride, CO PRICE: $59,000,000 SIZE: (approx.) 10,000 square feet, 4 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms YOUR MAMA’S ...

Hands On With Microsoft’s New Fitness Wearable, The Band

TECHCRUNCH.COM | Dropping out of left field like a foul fly ball from the Kansas City Royals this week, the Microsoft Band was a surprise. Part fitness ...

AT&T and Verizon Boost Monthly Wireless Data in Ongoing Competition [iOS Blog]

MACRUMORS.COM | In recent weeks, multiple carriers including AT&T, Verizon, and Sprint, have been competing to offer customers additional data, and today, ...

The Guy Who Patented the Ouija Board Has an Oujia Board Gravestone

GIZMODO.COM | If you're really serious about communicating with the dead, one would guess you'd get the best reception with an Ouija board that's ...

Democrats fear Iowa slipping away

POLITICO.COM | DES MOINES, Iowa –Democrats’ hopes of keeping the Senate may well rest on the outcome of the race in this state on Tuesday. But party ...

Nexus 6 hands-on – A whole lot of Lollipop

SLASHGEAR.COM | A new Nexus is always a big deal, but the Nexus 6 is big in every sense. Google and Motorola opted to go large for the latest pure-Android ...

Beam Me Up a Treat, Right Meow

CHEEZBURGER.COM | Ohhh LaVar Purrton, you're perfect Submitted by: (via anovos) Tagged: geek , halloween , kitten , catscostume Share on Facebook

Sign-language translator uses gesture- sensing technology

CNET.COM | A team of deaf entrepreneurs is developing software to bridge the communication gap between hearing and hearing-impaired people.

Trent Reznor Discusses Failed Hesitation Marks Sessions With Arcade Fire …

STEREOGUM.COM | Trent Reznor recently sat down with Billboard for a great interview which touched on a wide range of topics, including his Gone Girl score, ...

This week in bitcoin: FinCEN guidelines label exchanges, payments processors as …

GIGAOM.COM | This week's guidelines from FinCEN introduce another regulatory thorn in bitcoin's side. This week in bitcoin: FinCEN guidelines label ...

You’ll really hear it here first in music app for unsigned bands

MASHABLE.COM | It takes a special kind of optimist to bet their own money on whether there's a big enough audience out there to support a discovery app ...

Boko Haram says schoolgirls ‘married of’ - Aljazeera.com

ALJAZEERA.COM | Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau has said the 219 schoolgirls kidnapped from the remote town of Chibok in Nigeria's northeast in April had ...

Dad makes AWESOME wheelchair costumes for son (Pirate ships, Knights, Elephants …

TODAY.COM | Ryan Weimer dreams big. For the last few years, the Oregon dad has created elaborate Halloween costumes for his young son Keaton, who uses ...

The Amazon rainforest has degraded to the point where it is losing its ability …

THEGUARDIAN.COM | The Amazon rainforest has degraded to the point where it is losing its ability to benignly regulate weather systems, according to a stark ...

Arizona School Board Member Julie Smith on removing contraceptive methods from …

YAHOO.COM | An Arizona school board has voted to remove information about contraception methods from a biology textbook after a conservative majority ...

Astronaut Chris Hadfield Space Oddity song HD, HQ, Major Tom, David Bowie

YOUTUBE.COM | Chris Hadfield Space Oddity song HD, HQ Major Tom Astronaut.-------------------- --------------------­------------------- ...

Neil Patrick Harris And Family Once Again Have The Most Perfect Halloween …

BUZZFEED.COM | They win. They win it all. "Happy Halloween from Gotham City" Twitter: @ActuallyNPH Last year they were equally as adorable: And the ...

Evolution in Action: Lizard Moving From Eggs to Live Birth

NATIONALGEOGRAPHIC.COM | Evolution has been caught in the act, according to scientists who are decoding how a species of Australian lizard is abandoning egg-laying ...

Stephen King: The Rolling Stone Interview

ROLLINGSTONE.COM | Stephen King's office building sits on a particularly dreary dead-end road on the outskirts of Bangor, Maine, just down the street from a ...

Chris Brown Talks All Things Rihanna: The Assault, Their Relationship, Drake …

EONLINE.COM | Now that a substantial amount of time has passed, it seems like Chris Brown is willing and ready to talk about all of the things he may ...

Obama Dings Stay-At-Home Moms: ‘Not A Choice We Want Americans To Make’ [VIDEO]

DAILYCALLER.COM | Let government preschool raise your kids, ladies!

Astronomy Picture of the Day

NASA.GOV | Discover the cosmos! Each day a different image or photograph of our fascinating universe is featured, along with a brief explanation ...

Grimes Sues McConnell Over ‘Despicable’ Voter Mailers

TALKINGPOINTSMEMO.COM | The campaign of Kentucky Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes says it has filed a lawsuit to stop Republican Sen. Mitch McConnell's campaign ...

26 Maps That Show How Ethnic Groups Are Divided Across America

BUSINESSINSIDER.COM | The United States may be a melting pot, but many ancestry groups still stick together. Take German-Americans, the country's largest ...

Amanda Bynes — Shut Down in Court …The Conservatorship Stands

TMZ.COM | Amanda Bynes just got shut down in court ... and her parents' conservatorship is still in place. The problem is ... they can't control her. ...

At Penn, students can get credit for ‘Wasting Time on the Internet’

WASHINGTONPOST.COM | Lucky creative writing students in a University of Pennsylvania seminar will be able to earn academic credit for wasting time on the ...

Third Marysville High School Shooting Victim Dies - NBCNews.com

NBCNEWS.COM | A third teenage victim of last week's Washington state high school shooting has died – raising to four the number of fatalities from the ...

Limitless’ TV Sequel in the Works at CBS With Bradley Cooper, Alex Kurtzman, …

HOLLYWOODREPORTER.COM | Relativity's Ryan Kavanaugh will exec produce, with the feature's original writer and director also attachedread more

Takei Says 1 Word Before Colbert Disintegrates Him. It’s A Big One.

UPWORTHY.COM | I beamed in to "The Colbert Report" to deliver a message to citizens of the galaxy. I’ve always wanted Stephen Colbert to take me out, and ...

Christopher Nolan doesn’t have an email address

THEVERGE.COM | Director Christopher Nolan has a new movie coming out soon: Interstellar, a big budget, original sci-fi film (original, as in, not adapted ...

Heroic homeless people rescue dog hit by a car

LIFEWITHDOGS.TV | A one-year-old Shih Tzu'™s life has been saved thanks to a pair of kindly people who have no place to go to even help themselves. The ...

Fourth victim of Washington state high school shooting dies

CBSNEWS.COM | 14-year-old Shaylee Chuckulnaskit and four other teens were shot by a fellow student a week ago at Marysville- Pilchuck High School

Bad News for Amazon: Google Play Movies and TV Are Now on Roku

WIRED.COM | By adding its video service to Roku devices, Google is going after more streaming-content purchases while trying to get a leg up on Amazon. ...

The Truth About Workplace Politics

FORBES.COM | Somewhere along the line I heard the adage that politics is all about the allocation of scarce resources. If you think about workplace ...

What changing the clocks back does to your health

CBSNEWS.COM | The end of Daylight Saving Time could bring health worries, but then again, so does its start every spring

11 Patron Saints for Your Modern-Day Calamities

MENTALFLOSS.COM | There are plenty of saints that cater to modern-day issues if you know where to look.

Come Out, Come Out: The Tim Cook Moment Is Here

RECODE.NET | Looking back, I guess we in the media might have asked Apple CEO Tim Cook if he were gay. Me especially, since I am gay. And, like many, I ...

How Universal Basic Income Will Save Us From the Robot Uprising

IO9.COM | Robots are poised to eliminate millions of jobs over the coming decades. We have to address the coming epidemic of "technological ...

Annoyed When People Talk About White Male Privilege Or Whatever? Think They’re …

UPWORTHY.COM | The term "privilege" is loaded for some people. I get it – it can cause feelings of guilt over something that isn't a favor you asked for. ...

Reboot Your iPhone Before Being Detained by Police to Disable Touch ID

LIFEHACKER.COM | The Virginia Circuit Court ruled this week that you don't have to give up your passcode to police if you're detained. That's great news, ...

Evernote integrates messaging with its Work Chat rollout

THENEXTWEB.COM | Evernote has begun rolling out updates to its note-taking app to enable a conversation tool: Work Chat. The feature was first introduced at ...

Inbox, Paper, And Sway: Why Tech Giants Are Suddenly Reinventing Their Core Apps

FASTCOMPANY.COM | Google, Microsoft, and Facebook have all launched new takes on old apps this year, and it's not exactly a coincidence.If you look through ...

Changing The Rules Of E-Commerce

TECHCRUNCH.COM | In late summer, Mayfield and CRV co- hosted a dinner for entrepreneurs at e-commerce 2.0 companies, including Brit& Co, Dolls Kill, ...

POTD: J.J. Abrams’ Notes to ‘Star Wars Episode VII’ Crew

SLASHFILM.COM | Back on May 19th 2014 we shared with you a photo of JJ Abrams’ note to the cast and crew of Star Wars Episode VII. Well now that filming is ...

Nick Young Dressed Up As The Best Chappelle’s Show Sketch

DEADSPIN.COM | Let's take this opportunity to clarify something: The best Chappelle's Show sketch was Charlie Murphy's stories about Rick James. There's ...

The video of Sharyl Attkisson getting “hacked” actually just shows a stuck …

VOX.COM | Former CBS News reporter Sharyl Attkisson has become something of a hero among segments of the right ever since she was pushed out from the ...

The Mayor of Food

THEATLANTIC.COM | Mayor Thomas Menino loved food almost as much as he loved Bostonians. He loved eating it, talking about it, and arguing about it. We had a ...

A Sad, Digusting Pet Machine That You Can’t Tear Your Eyes From

FASTCOLABS.COM | What to watch this weekend: Flesh Computer, a horror sci-fi short that would give David Cronenberg the creeps.In a dilapidated apartment ...

Sexy Costumes for Men: Your Favorite Dudes, Dressed as Their Dames

JEZEBEL.COM | When it comes to sexy costumes, we here at Jezebel believe that it's time for some gender equality. But we couldn't quite picture how it'd ...

Sweet Potato Bread with Caramel and Aleppo-Spiced Pecans

EPICURIOUS.COM | Recipe from Epicurious

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