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PD James, crime novelist, dies aged 94 - BBC News

BBC.COM | BBC NewsPD James, crime novelist, dies aged 94BBC NewsThe author's books, many featuring sleuth Adam Dalgliesh, sold millions of books ...

New Orleans Saints’ Benjamin Watson tackles Ferguson in viral post

NBCNEWS.COM | New Orleans Saints tight end Benjamin Watson tackled his conflicting feelings about Ferguson in a Facebook post that has gone viral. The ...

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HAUNTED TOASTER

YOUTUBE.COM | Originally run on the "Today" show, in May, 1984, this is my favorite thing ever shown on television. Enjoy. I send a shout-out to Richard ...

Thanksgiving In A Bucket Will Be Your New Favorite Tradition

BUZZFEED.COM | Thank inside the bucket. Photograph by Lauren Zaser / BuzzFeed. Design by Chris Ritter / BuzzFeed Thanksgiving is glorious. But let's be ...

Identity Wars: Why Apple Pay Is About More Than Payments

TECHCRUNCH.COM | Editor’s Note: Patrick Salyer is the chief executive officer of Gigya, a customer identity management company. There’s been no shortage of ...

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Say goodbye to (most of) those arcane symbols on your gadgets

ENGADGET.COM | Like the lower back tattoo you got in college, everyone's been hoping that those mandated symbols on the bottom of your gadgets will just ...

Bout Steve …Not gonna dwell on it

PIANOCHEETAH.COM | Could do a full 4096 colors 640 x 400 in "hold and modify" interlace mode.

The historic Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City is almost here! …

USATODAY.COM | The historic Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City is almost here! Take a look at parades past and present:

10 Instinctive Decisions You Will Regret Forever

LINKEDIN.COM | Perspective is a funny thing. Look forward and the path seems uncertain, the future unpredictable. Look back and all the dots seem to ...

Your Adult Siblings May Be The Secret To A Long, Happy Life

NPR.ORG | Sibling relationships are the longest- lasting family ties we have, and they're among the most likely to bring health and happiness as we ...

6 teens arrested in alleged gang rape near Winter Springs High School

CLICKORLANDO.COM | FOLLOW HIM AT EVAN@LOCAL 6. WE'LL HAVE LIVE REPORTS FROM TALLAHASSEE ON THE LOCAL 6 NEWS AT 7:00 AND 11:00. SIX YOUNG MEN ACCUSED OF RAPING ...

The 50 Free Apps We’re Most Thankful For

LIFEHACKER.COM | It's the time of year where we all give thanks, and among many other things, we here at Lifehacker are thankful for all the free apps out ...

Ukip mistakes Westminster Cathedral for mosque

THEGUARDIAN.COM | Nigel Farage’s local Ukip branch calls out BBC for ingrained liberal bias in holding straw poll about leader in front of noted Muslim place ...

It’s Been Five Years Since Tiger Woods’s Worst Thanksgiving Ever

DEADSPIN.COM | It's still stunning how quickly everything fell apart for the world's greatest golfer, last seen being a humorless prick . And it all began ...

SF Public Defender’s Statement on Grand Jury Decision

SFPUBLICDEFENDER.ORG | San Francisco, CA – After reviewing the transcripts and evidence released Tuesday, San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi released the ...

PD James, Queen Of Detective Fiction, Dies Aged 94

THEGUARDIAN.COM | The writer PD James, who charted the transformations of British life through bestselling crime fiction starring the detective Adam ...

MORE HUNGER GAMES” — A Bad Lip Reading of Catching Fire

YOUTUBE.COM | Katniss picks out a name for her band, and she's afraid she's in a castle. Link to Obsidiots live show: on Facebook! on Twitter!

Denver Police accused of using excessive force, illegal search

KDVR.COM | Editors Note: Updates to this story can be found here. DENVER – FOX31 Denver has obtained video of a Denver Police officer punching an ...

Hong Kong Student Leader Joshua Wong Charged With Obstruction

TIME.COM | WorldHis lawyer says the accusation is politically motivatedHong Kong student leader Joshua Wong was charged Thursday with obstructing a ...

Plans for UCLA visit give rare glimpse into Hillary Clinton’s paid speaking …

WASHINGTONPOST.COM | Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton was paid $300,000 to speak to UCLA students and faculty in March. (UCLA) Former Secretary of ...

The Misguided (And Accurate) Predictions Of ‘Back To The Future II

UPROXX.COM | We have been waiting for 2015 since 1989, when Back to the Future Part II revealed to the world great expectations of our future. With 2015 ...

100 Best Books for Men

GEARPATROL.COM | Selecting the 100 best books for men requires some audacity -- but so does hitting a good tee shot or giving a toast, and we like those ...

P. D. James, Novelist Known as ‘Queen of Crime,’ Dies at 94

NYTIMES.COM | A consummate stylist, the British author and baroness accumulated numerous awards for the 13 crime novels produced during her 33-year ...

The Busy Girl’s Guide to Working Out

POPSUGAR.COM | If you're ready to make a healthy commitment to your future self, exercise is an absolute must. But when you feel overwhelmed by work, ...

This is the simplest company logo generator you’ll ever use

THENEXTWEB.COM | If you’re somewhat lacking in design skills but really need a logo and a name to get your business up and running, there are a few tools ...

Microsoft to unveil Windows 10 consumer features at January event

THEVERGE.COM | Microsoft is planning to detail the consumer features of Windows 10 at an event in January. While Microsoft will be present at the Consumer ...

Next battle in the war on science

POLITICO.COM | The war over science is heating up on Capitol Hill. GOP House members have had little success reining in research agencies so far, but, ...

Someone mastered using ballistics in BF4

IMGUR.COM | Story tags: Bf4, Ballistic

New Maná Single Will Feature Shakira

BILLBOARD.COM | In the middle of her second pregnancy, Shakira found time for a new musical collaboration. She met up with Mexican rock band Maná in ...

Listen to Wu-Tang Clan’s New Song “A Better Tomorrow”

HIGHSNOBIETY.COM | After having just performed on Letterman, Wu-Tang Clan follow up their show with a stream of the title track from their forthcoming album. ...

Native Intelligence

SMITHSONIANMAG.COM | On March 22, 1621, a Native American delegation walked through what is now southern New England to meet with a group of foreigners who had ...

How Omaha Steaks Makes Ringing Up Holiday Sales Look Easy

INC.COM | A primer from an iconic brand on managing the sales spike during the holidays.

Geoengineering the planet: first experiments take shape

NEWSCIENTIST.COM | Proposals for the first trials to cool the planet include cloud brightening and spraying aerosols into the ozone layer. They might start in ...

7 Intelligent Gifts For Tech Savvy Children

FORBES.COM | VideoThe culture of gift giving troubles me--all that buying and spending in a country where the majority of us already carry too much ...

This Is What Astronauts Will Eat For Thanksgiving

GIZMODO.COM | Irradiated smoked turkey? Check. Thermo- stabilized candied yams? Present. Freeze-dried cornbread dressing? Of course! This is what the ...

Pilots report increasing close calls with drones

CBSNEWS.COM | FAA warns that as drones become more popular and affordable, they're also getting in the way a lot more, with possible dangerous ...

Roseanne: I Was Joking About Bill Cosby Attacking Me

HOLLYWOODREPORTER.COM | Roseanne had posted a bloody photo of herselfread more

Don’t dare mess with this cat..

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TheGoodData wants your browsing data to benefit good causes

GIGAOM.COM | The data cooperative, owned by its users, combines privacy protection with a way of monetizing browsing and search data for the benefit of ...

TV Streaming Gadgets: ReadWrite’s 2014 Gift Guide

READWRITE.COM | Beyond Chromecast.

Ventana Sur’s Blood Window Focuses Rapid Ramp-up of Latin American Genre

VARIETY.COM | MAR DEL PLATA – A cohort of Latin America’s young high priests of horror – Uruguay’s Gustavo Hernandez, Argentina’s Adrian and Ramiro ...

Suicide Bomber Attacks British Embassy Vehicle in Afghan Capital - Voice of …

VOANEWS.COM | A large blast rocked the central district in the Afghan capital late Thursday, followed by gunfire in an area that houses many embassies ...

Early Black Friday sale delivers first Apple MacBook Pro with Retina display …

APPLEINSIDER.COM | While most Apple-related Black Friday 2014 door busters to launch thus far have been positioned around iPads and Apple's more premium ...

Cleveland Video Shows Police Shot Boy Within Seconds - Newsweek

NEWSWEEK.COM | NewsweekCleveland Video Shows Police Shot Boy Within SecondsNewsweekTamir E. Rice, 12, is seen allegedly pointing a pellet gun at the ...

Thousands of Eocene Shark Teeth Found in Canadian Arctic

LIVESCIENCE.COM | More than 8,000 shark teeth that date back millions of years have been found on Banks Island, in the Canadian Arctic.

How To Eradicate A Disease - Story of Dr. Donald Hopkins and Guinea Worm Fight …

MOREINTELLIGENTLIFE.COM | A generation ago, guinea-worm disease was bringing misery to millions; now it is down to two cases a week. Tom Whipple talks to its ...

Firestone and the Warlord

FRONTLINE.ORG | HARBEL, Liberia – The killers launched from the plantation under a waning moon one night in October 1992. They surged past tin-roofed ...

CM Punk — I Got Fired From WWEON MY WEDDING DAY!

TMZ.COM | Former WWE Champ CM Punk claims he never quit the famous wrestling company ... he was FIRED -- and it all went down on his wedding day. ...

New Orleans Saints Player Pens Powerful Message About Ferguson That Nails What …

IJREVIEW.COM | After the violence that followed the Ferguson decision, New Orlean Saints tight end Benjamin Watson penned a powerful message about what he ...

Walmart Workers Leave Food Donation Bin Outside Home of Walmart Heiress

YAHOO.COM | Not long after a Walmart manager in Midwest City, Okla., started a food donation campaign for her co-workers, Walmart heiress Alice Walton ...

Queen of Crime Writing PD James Dies Aged 94 - ABC News

GO.COM | P.D. James took the classic British detective story into tough modern terrain, complete with troubled relationships and brutal violence, ...

37 Delicious Vegetarian Recipes For Thanksgiving

BUZZFEED.COM | Your oven can do some pretty great things when it doesn’t have to spend four hours roasting a giant bird. Great, vegetable-y, cheesy ...

Obama: The only people with the right to object to immigration are Native …

INDEPENDENT.CO.UK | Returning to his hometown to speak, the president tried to place his recent executive action, which saved five million immigrants from ...

Creed Frontman Claims He’s Broke and Homeless – And He’s Not Shy About Who’s to …

IJREVIEW.COM | Scott Stapp, frontman for 90’s mega-band Creed, posted a fifteen minute video on his Facebook wall on Wednesday morning. It was addressed ...

Music healing wounded warriors

CNN.COM | Editor's note: Arthur Bloom and the rest of this year's top 10 CNN Heroes will be honored Sunday, December 7, during "CNN Heroes: An ...

Fitness Trackers Show How Many People Woke Up During the Bay Area Quake

WIRED.COM | The earthquake that struck Northern California early Sunday morning sent many local residents stumbling from their beds and scrambling for ...

Star Trek’ began filming 50 years ago

CNET.COM | The crew of the Enterprise walked in front of cameras for the first time on 27 November 1964 -- but the legendary TV show nearly didn't ...

Silicon Valley’s Culture of Amorality – Water Will Find its Way

LINKEDIN.COM | Ten years ago in mid 2004 I left the Financial Times and started publishing Silicon Valley Watcher. Silicon Valley was starting to wake ...

States differ on need for bitcoin oversight - News & Observer

NEWSOBSERVER.COM | States differ on need for bitcoin oversightNews & ObserverThe gun store is among a growing number of businesses that have embraced bitcoin ...

the Panicked and Half-Dead Retail Empire

LONGFORM.ORG | A former employee’s horror stories. Jon Bois | SB Nation | Nov 2014 [Full Story]

The problem with problems

TYPEPAD.COM | We have limits. There are challenges, limited resources, people or organizations working against you. Your knee hurts, the boss is a jerk, ...

Quiet, respectful, fearless: the Phillip Hughes I knew - Telegraph.co.uk

TELEGRAPH.CO.UK | Phillip Hughes was the kind of fellow player you always liked to keep an eye on from afar. I would always look out for his scores and hope ...

Freshman, severly beaten at party, recovers in time for Thanksgiving

PHILLY.COM | After 275 days and nights in a hospital, Jackie Lithgow went home. The parade of goodbyes lasted all morning. The chef baked a farewell ...

Obama Builds Environmental Legacy With 1970 Law - Although the E.P.A.

NYTIMES.COM | WASHINGTON - President Obama could leave office with the most aggressive, far- reaching environmental legacy of any occupant of the White ...

21 Sweet Perks Hedge Funds Give To Their Employees

BUSINESSINSIDER.COM | If you work on Wall Street, you might realize that life might be just a little better on the buy-side versus the sell- side. Folks who work ...

The Illogical Fighting Style Of James T. Kirk

VICE.COM | Among all the qualities required to command a ship and its crew, undoubtedly the most important is an officer's ability in hand-to-hand ...

The Weirdest Incidents Involving Wild Turkeys This Week

WIRED.COM | Wild turkeys were "everywhere" on Cape Cod, despite having once been extinct in Massachusetts. The birds were also booming again in Ohio, ...

OPEC Meeting Outcome Unclear

WSJ.COM | The outcome of a crucial OPEC meeting remained unclear as ministers from the oil producing-group gathered at its Vienna headquarters amid a ...

5 Best Commuter Travel Mugs

GEARPATROL.COM | Life seems to get difficult quick if you can't bring your coffee with you; but if you spill, your treasured drink can become a mortal ...

The Worst NFL Family In America Must Be Stopped

DEADSPIN.COM | Drew Magary's Thursday Afternoon NFL Dick Joke Jamboroo runs every Thursday during the NFL season. Email Drew here.Read more...

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Trailer Will Be Available Online Tomorrow

IO9.COM | Oh thank the Maker. After a great deal of posturing that they were only going to release the trailer for one of the most anticipated movies ...

The Mysterious Antikythera Mechanism Is More Ancient Than We Thought

IO9.COM | As if the freakishly advanced Antikythera Mechanism wasn't astounding enough, a new analysis suggests the astronomical device is older than ...

Before You Quit Your Job To Become An Entrepreneur, Read This

INC.COM | Identify the right reasons for starting your business and you're all set to take the first steps into entrepreneurship.

DIY Diagnosis: How an Extreme Athlete Uncovered Her Genetic Flaw

PSMAG.COM | Kim Goodsell was running along a mountain trail when her left ankle began turning inward, unbidden. A few weeks later she started having ...

TIL when prison rape is counted, more men are raped in the US every year than …

AMREN.COM | More men are raped in the U.S. than woman, according to figures that include sexual abuse in prisons. In 2008, it was estimated 216,000 ...

Israel Says It Busted Hamas Cell Planning Attacks

TIME.COM | JERUSALEM – Israel’s Shin Bet security service said Thursday it had uncovered a vast Hamas network in the West Bank that was planning ...

Solar cells made more efficient by adding the bumps and pits from Blu-ray discs

GEEK.COM | It’s been a struggle for solar panel makers to boost efficiency over the years, and what a bummer. Here we have all this free energy ...

9 signs you’ve become a nomad

MATADORNETWORK.COM | Photo: Éole Wind You know the exact date your passport is set to expire. It’s not sitting forgotten in some drawer near your desk, next to ...

Molten Aluminum Lakes Offer Power Storage for German Wind Farms

BLOOMBERG.COM | Germany’s sprint toward renewable energy makes wholesale power cheap, even free, when the sun is shining and the wind is blowing. Absent ...

‘Paranormal Activity 5′ Reportedly Getting a 3D Release

SCREENRANT.COM | The next 'Paranormal Activity' film - titled 'Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension' - is apparently going to be post-converted to 3D.

Where and how do Ars staffers work? Our computers, let us show you them!

ARSTECHNICA.COM | Our quick "Chairs Technica" write up last Thanksgiving was a hit, and we all enjoyed showing you all the different awesome places where we ...

Catholic Org Blames Comedy Central for Why Many Muslims ‘Hate’ Our Freedoms

MEDIAITE.COM | Another day, another Catholic League attempt to capitalize on some sort of cultural moment to spread the good word about how everything is ...

The Pregnant Turkey Prank

BREAK.COM | Wow, that’s a gullible young lady.

Hate billboards? Move to France’s advertising-free town

QZ.COM | For the aesthetically inclined, walking or driving around a modern city can be a distracting, unsettling experience, as eyesore upon ...

‘Ready Player One’ Movie Update: New Script Complete, Licensing May Be An Issue

SLASHFILM.COM | Fans of pop culture and video games have probably been waiting to hear what’s up with Ready Player One. Based on the book of the same title ...

Iran Supreme Leader says not opposed to extension of nuclear talks

REUTERS.COM | DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Thursday he was not against an extension of nuclear talks between ...

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