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Archaeologists unearth entryway to King Herod’s palace

NBCNEWS.COM | Israeli archaeologists are showing off the monumental, many-arched corridor that led to Herod the Great's hilltop palace near Jerusalem in ...

27 holiday cookie recipes to sweeten the season

WASHINGTONPOST.COM | It’s the week many of you have been waiting for (we know, because you’ve asked us!): our annual holiday cookie issue. In the spirit of the ...

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When Elite Parents Dominate Volunteers, Children Lose - NYTimes.com

NYTIMES.COM | One long-ago day my mother took cupcakes to school wearing a pale yellow coat – not warm enough for the winter day, but she wanted to look ...

The Cheapest Generation: Why Millennials aren’t buying cars or houses, and what …

THEATLANTIC.COM | Why Millennials aren’t buying cars or houses, and what that means for the economy In 2009, Ford brought its new supermini, the Fiesta, over ...

Dystopian Fiction’s Popularity Is a Warning Sign for the Future

WIRED.COM | Dystopian fiction is hot right now, with countless books and movies featuring decadent oligarchs, brutal police states, ecological ...

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The secret engine technology that made the SR-71 the fastest plane ever

GIZMODO.COM | On December 17, 1903, the Wright brothers flew the first airplane ever at 6.8 mph (10.9 km/h). Only 61 years and five days later, the ...

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Hitler’s Hail Mary - The Daily Beast

THEDAILYBEAST.COM | The Battle of the Bulge, the Third Reich’s final major offensive, was a military failure that still managed to surprise the Allies, claim ...

North Korea calls for “joint investigation” with US into #Sony hack, saying it …

BBC.COM | Sony Pictures says it is looking at different ways to release The Interview after scrapping its opening following a cyber-attack blamed on ...

BOMBSHELL INTERVIEW: Eric Garner’s Death a Retaliatory Move by NYPD

THEFREETHOUGHTPROJECT.COM | New York, NY – The Free Thought Project has been given exclusive information as to why Eric Garner may have been killed by the NYPD. This ...

Mersane Warria mother of children stabbed to death in Cairns arrested for their …

DAILYMAIL.CO.UK | An uncle has revealed the final moment he saw his eight nieces and nephews before they were found stabbed to death at a Cairns home on ...

Supreme Court Clears Way For Same-Sex Marriage In Florida

NPR.ORG | The Supreme Court declined to extend a stay on a ruling by U.S. District Judge Robert L. Hinkle, who said in August that Florida's 2008 ban ...

Man torches warehouse full of African migrants in Spain

THELOCAL.ES | Police watch on as firefighters battle the warehouse blaze in Barcelona on Tuesday. Photo: Quique García/AFP Police in Barcelona have ...

13 Fantasy Novels That Are Good Despite Their Covers

BUZZFEED.COM | What you expect: An emo ninja with a ponytail cuts himself with an expensive knife and then broods about how misunderstood he is. Mists ...

US Supreme Court denies stay, same-sex marriage in Florida set to begin Jan. 6 …

MIAMIHERALD.COM | Same-sex marriage will begin Jan. 6 in Florida –the U.S. Supreme Court on Friday denied Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi's request to ...

New Kids on the Block’s Jonathan Knight Will Compete on The Amazing Race

PEOPLE.COM | The former boy bander will compete alongside his boyfriend, Harley Rodriguez, on the upcoming season of the CBS reality show

Katrina Dawson Foundation established in memory of Sydney siege victim Katrina …

THEKATRINADAWSONFOUNDATION.ORG | We have been touched and deeply honoured by the genuine tributes to our darling Katrina. We have been sustained by the extraordinary love ...

What Happens When All Employees Work When They Feel Like It - HBR

HBR.ORG | Do you work for a firm where managers think employees really have to work (what is called) "full time"? That forty hours per week (or ...

Toddler With Down Syndrome Star of New Target Ad

YAHOO.COM | Wearing a frilly, pink dress, the Stillwater, Minnesota toddler posed for the ad while playing with a $49 activity cube. She was chosen ...

Nicki Minaj — Trashes Safaree Samuels in New Music Video

TMZ.COM | Nicki Minaj is releasing a new music video in which she explains why she dumped longtime BF Safaree Samuels. TMZ got hold of the video, in ...

Ethnic Zorigoo ft Zaya (tatar) Khuleg baatar Official music video 2014

YOUTUBE.COM | Mongolian throut singer Zorigoo (altain orgil), alash ensemble performance featured withmai Tatar zayaBy White FX Studio 2014

San Diego Padres GM A.J. Preller’s actions should put other teams’ inaction to …

FOXSPORTS.COM | ESPNSan Diego Padres GM A.J. Preller's actions should put other teams' inaction to ...FOXSports.comMatt Kemp is excited to help re-build ...

Eastern Air Lines is back in the air

CNN.COM | Miami (CNN) -- "America's favorite way to fly" has returned. Eastern Air Lines, which used that slogan in the 1980s, flew its first of 20 ...

Google’s Android Had A Monster Year And It’s Time To Stop Underestimating It As …

BUSINESSINSIDER.COM | Android is underappreciated as a commercial platform – as a revenue driver for the e-commerce, advertising, and software industries. Too ...

Who let the air out of the balloon?

TYPEPAD.COM | Music, newspapers, books... most forms of media were exciting, high-pressure hothouses, environments with hits and winners and action and ...

Kevin you animal!

IMGUR.COM | Story tags: Kevin, Animal

Billboard 200 Chart Moves: J. Cole’s Trio of No. 1 Albums Puts Him in Elite …

BILLBOARD.COM | On the latest Billboard 200 albums chart, J. Cole's 2014 Forest Hills Drive debuted at No. 1, his third consecutive album to reach the top ...

Women to be hit hardest by tax-credit and benefits freeze - study

THEGUARDIAN.COM | Figures show more than 75% of estimated savings will come from women under cuts planned by Tories if they win electionWomen will ...

11 Great Reasons to Hire Developmentally Disabled Employees

INC.COM | The disabled can do far more for your company -- and your customers -- than you might think, if you just give them a chance.

Report: Kemp has arthritis in both hips - U-T San Diego

UTSANDIEGO.COM | FILE - In this July 29, 2014, file photo, Los Angeles Dodgers' Matt Kemp watches the flight of his second two-run home run, during the ...

India’s E-Commerce Giant Flipkart Replenishes Its War Chest With New $700M Round

TECHCRUNCH.COM | Flipkart raised $1 billion at the end of July, and less than six months later the Indian e-commerce giant is rounding of the year with a ...

David Schwimmer Cast As Robert Kardashian In FX’s ‘American Crime Story’

HOLLYWOODLIFE.COM | The ‘Friends’ actor has been tapped to play O.J.

Future-Friendly Customer Service: Consulting Your Inner Domino’s Pizza Tracker

FORBES.COM | Want to alienate your customers good and quick? Require them to waste time and effort contacting your business for what I refer to (with my ...

Germanium could be the next great chip material after silicon’s limits have …

TECHNOLOGYREVIEW.COM | The first sophisticated electronic circuits made from germanium, a promising alternative to silicon, show a path for the computer industry ...

Damian Lillard scores career-high 43 points in 3OT win over Spurs

SPORTINGNEWS.COM | Story tags: Damianlillard, Lillard, Spur, Damian, Scorescareerhigh, 3ot, Point, Score

Jaguar Demonstrates Amazing New 360 Windshield Technology

BREAK.COM | Suck it, blind spots! Now follow that ghost car!

‘I Can Breathe’: Pro- and Anti-NYPD Rallies Clash Near City Hall

MEDIAITE.COM | There were two big rallies outside City Hall in New York City today: one in support of the NYPD, and one protesting against it. And the two ...

Attack code exploiting critical bugs in net time sync puts servers at risk

ARSTECHNICA.COM | Several critical vulnerabilities in the protocol used to synchronize clock settings over the Internet are putting countless servers at risk ...

Magnitude 5.9 earthquake hits Japan’s Honshu island: USGS

REUTERS.COM | SINGAPORE (Reuters) - A 5.9 magnitude earthquake hit Japan's Honshu island on Saturday, the U.S. Geological Survey said, but local media ...

All The ‘Anchorman’ Lines You Know You’re Still Using Everyday

UPROXX.COM | Dreamworks Anchorman is arguably the most quoted since Caddyshack, which is to say that it’s pretty much damned near impossible to go a day ...

‘Mirage’, A Delightfully Disorienting Kaleidoscopic Wall of Mirrors in the Woods

LAUGHINGSQUID.COM | In the outdoor installation Mirage, 1,200 mirrored panels form a disorienting kaleidoscopic wall amidst a grove of trees. The 82-foot-long ...

Houston’s conjoined twins take step toward separation

CHRON.COM | The Mata family prepares for the conjoined twins to depart for surgery. Knatalye Hope and Adeline Faith Mata, conjoined twin girls born at ...

Warriors rally past Oklahoma City 114-109 - SFGate

SFGATE.COM | One game after having their franchise- best winning streak snapped, the Warriors ended Oklahoma City’s lengthy win streak. The Warriors ...

The First Parking Spot You See May be the Most Efficient Spot to Take

LIFEHACKER.COM | When you're trying to find a parking spot in packed parking lot, many of us spend a lot of time and energy to find the closest spot to the ...

This week on VentureBeat: Oculus, DigitalOcean, ‘LOL,’ & more

VENTUREBEAT.COM | Every week, the news team at VentureBeat brings you a blitz of news day after day, but even for our most dedicated readers it can be a ...

Know Your Cocktail Calories For an Even Happier Hour

POPSUGAR.COM | Just how many calories are in that mojito and mozzarella stick? Check out the chart below before heading out for your Friday happy hour ...

Veterans Group: Hillary ‘Can’t Hide’ From Failures As Secretary Of State

DAILYCALLER.COM | 'America needs a strong and concise national security strategy'

Security Notice

NTP.ORG | Story tags: Notice, Security

Taliban threaten to kill politicians’ kids next - Times of India

INDIATIMES.COM | NEW DELHI: After the gruesome killing of children in Peshawar this week, Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan has warned the Nawaz Sharif government ...

Your travel photos

CNN.COM | (CNN) -- Each day, CNN producers select a user-submitted photo to be our Travel Photo of the Day. Click through the gallery above to see ...

Staples breach may have affected over a million credit cards - Engadget

ENGADGET.COM | Good grief, the hacks just don't stop. Now office-supply store Staples believes that it suffered an attack that compromised some 1.16 ...

If Kim Jong Un and his henchmen were upset before, wait till they see the …

WSBTV.COM | Publisher Larry Flynt attends the 16th Annual Rainbow PUSH Entertainment Project And Citizenship Education Fund Awards Gala at The Beverly ...

Johnson County paramedics eliminating long spine boards - KCTV5

KCTV5.COM | Johnson County paramedics will no longer strap crash victims onto a long spine board. After careful consideration, county officials believe ...

Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard Welcome Another Baby Girl, Their Second Child …

EONLINE.COM | Christmas came early for Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard! The couple have welcomed a baby girl, their second daughter together, Bell revealed ...

WATCH: A double amputee controls two prosthetic limbs at once with his thoughts

SCIENCEALERT.COM | For the first time ever, an amputee has managed to control two prosthetic limbs simultaneously using his mind.

Madonna Responds to ‘Rebel Heart’ Leak by Releasing Six Songs

ROLLINGSTONE.COM | Madonna hadn't planned on releasing her 13th album, Rebel Heart, until spring 2015. But leakers had other plans for the Queen of Pop's ...

APOD: 2014 December 19 - Reflections on the 1970s

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

Dick Cheney should be in prison, not on ‘Meet the Press’ - Greenwald

RT.COM | Journalist Glenn Greenwald said Dick Cheney is able to brag about the success of torture on weekend news shows because the Obama ...

Nike Air Max Thea “All White”

HIGHSNOBIETY.COM | If the coke-white freshness of certain sneakers – like the Nike Air Force 1 SP or the Free Hypervenom – has got you hankering for a pair of ...

fogus: 10 Technical Papers Every Programmer Should Read (At Least Twice)

FOGUS.ME | this is the second entry in a series on programmer enrichment Inspired by a fabulous post by Michael Feathers along a similar vein, I’ve ...

[T]he United States is the only nation among advanced economies that does not …

HUFFINGTONPOST.COM | It's August again and in Europe that means "out of the office" messages, "closed" signs, and desolated streets. August 1st marks the ...

Listen to this incredible Serial remix featuring the Notorious B.I.G.

THEVERGE.COM | Serial, easily the biggest podcast of the year, ended this week just as it began – with questions about the nature of truth instead of ...

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YOUTUBE.COM | Youtube uploader Марія Олегівна provided no description for this video.

Sony Hires ‘Scandal’ Crisis Specialist

HOLLYWOODREPORTER.COM | Judy Smith is a crisis management expert, and the inspiration for the ABC show's Olivia Poperead more

SARAJEVO’S MEMORIES

MOREINTELLIGENTLIFE.COM | Top 12 of 2014. No.12: a month after the Archduke Franz Ferdinand was shot dead on this spot, the first world war began. Almost a hundred ...

Obama labor board comes down hard on McDonald’s

POLITICO.COM | In a significant victory for fast-food demonstrators, the Obama administration filed 13 legal complaints on Friday against McDonald’s USA, ...

Veronica Osorio Inks Talent Deal With Fox

DEADLINE.COM | In a competitive situation, Fox Broadcasting Co. and 20th Century Fox TV have signed a talent holding deal with Veronica Osorio of Upright ...

FCC proposal removes hurdle for online TV providers

CNET.COM | FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler believes online video services should have the same access to content as cable companies, and he has proposed ...

Ray Rice and Future Wife Janay Palmer Kissed While in Handcuffs in Aftermath of …

EONLINE.COM | Shocking? Not shocking? How about no comment? ABC News has obtained never- before-seen surveillance footage captured in the aftermath of ...

The Deepest, Darkest Secrets Of Moms Shape The Products In Aisle Six

FASTCOMPANY.COM | To hear Katherine Wintsch describe it, the most important people at some of the biggest retail companies know nothing about one of their ...

State Dept. warns American travelers to be extra cautious overseas

CBSNEWS.COM | Hostage siege in Australia underscores need for vigilance, worldwide alert cautions

Holiday beard edges out the ugly sweater for festive silliness

THENEXTWEB.COM | By now, the ugly sweater has become ubiquitous – with even staid office parties now hosting ugly sweater contests. That means it’s time to ...

The US Just Sanctioned Putin’s Favorite Biker Gang

BUSINESSINSIDER.COM | The US has expanded Russian sanctions to a massive biker gang known as the "Night Wolves," which took part in armed fighting in Ukraine, ...

Canada to impose more sanctions, travel bans against Russians

THEGLOBEANDMAIL.COM | Canada is imposing new sanctions on the crumbling Russian economy, and especially its crucial energy sector, as the federal Conservative ...

TNW’s Apps of the Year: Path Talk will change the way you talk to businesses

THENEXTWEB.COM | In our Apps of the Year series, The Next Web team shares personal recommendations for our favorite apps of 2014. It’s not often an app ...

David Fincher Working On 1980s Music Video Industry Comedy For HBO

STEREOGUM.COM | Following the announcement that Martin Scorsese and Mick Jagger’s 1970s music industry drama was given the go-ahead at HBO, news has ...

Staples: Hack may have affected more than a million payment cards

CNET.COM | The office supply chain says a breach that took place earlier this year gave attackers access to cardholder names, card numbers, expiration ...

Bitcoin Price Bull Market Has Begun - CryptoCoinsNews

CRYPTOCOINSNEWS.COM | I wrote the article below late last night after a long day on the road. This morning, more alert and focused, I looked again at the short ...

Houston TV Station Uses NBA2K Screenshot To Report Troy Daniels Trade

DEADSPIN.COM | The Rockets traded Troy Daniels to the Timberwolves today for Corey Brewer and a draft pick, and Houston Fox affiliate KRIV reported on it ...

You Can Stay Warm This Winter With These 16 Creative And Cuddly Knit Hats

VIRALNOVA.COM | Every winter, there comes a time when you need to break out the cold weather gear. Yes, this means it's time to dig around for your gloves, ...

You’re Invincible, Don’t Worry!

CHEEZBURGER.COM | Submitted by: (via KevinFarzad) Tagged: twitter , pro tip , wisdom , life hacks , failbook , g rated Share on Facebook

Most Popular Interviews of 2014

LIFEHACKER.COM | Every week we have the pleasure of highlighting some of our productivity heroes, from company CEOs to artists and writers who manage to ...

Andre Drummond receives flagrant after retaliation for James Johnson dunk

SPORTINGNEWS.COM | Story tags: Andredrummond, Andre, Jamesjohnson, Retaliation, Johnson, Drummond, Dunk, Jame

This Dog Dances Way Better Than You

BREAK.COM | To be fair, he probably just had to go to the bathroom.

Review: Yuneec E-Go, an iPhone-connected electric skateboard

APPLEINSIDER.COM | The Yuneec E-Go electric skateboard certainly is not your typical Bluetooth smartphone accessory, but this highly mobile mode of ...

How to Expertly Troll a Fellow Senator on Twitter: Rand Paul Goes After Marco …

IJREVIEW.COM | Last night on Fox News, Florida Senator Marco Rubio attacked Kentucky Senator Rand Paul’s position on normalizing diplomatic relations with ...

Breakfast Amaranth With Walnuts and Honey

EPICURIOUS.COM | Recipe from Epicurious

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