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Macklemore — On Front Line of Ferguson Protest … ‘It’s About Mike Brown’ …

TMZ.COM | Rapper Macklemore was one of thousands of people who protested in the streets Monday night following the decision in Ferguson, MO not to ...

View the documents and evidence presented to the grand jury in the Ferguson case

NYTIMES.COM | View the documents and evidence presented to the grand jury in the Ferguson case

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12 things white people can do now because Ferguson

QZ.COM | As we all know by now, Michael Brown, an unarmed black teenage boy, was gunned down by the police while walking to his grandmother’s house ...

Are you raising nice kids? A Harvard psychologist gives 5 ways to raise them to …

WASHINGTONPOST.COM | Earlier this year, I wrote about teaching empathy, and whether you are a parent who does so. The idea behind it is from Richard Weissbourd, ...

T-Mobile accuses AT&T; of lying about data roaming rates

ARSTECHNICA.COM | T-Mobile US and AT&T have been trading shots over the prices AT&T charges for data roaming as part of the government’s investigation into a ...

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Officer Darren Wilson’s story is unbelievable. Literally.

VOX.COM | Wilson had been publicly silent since the events of August 9, when he shot and killed 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri. And, ...

Surviving the Digital Revolution: IT’s New Role With the C-Suite

WIRED.COM | Technology writer Nicholas Carr caused a stir in 2003 when the Harvard Business Review published his article with the provocative title "IT ...

Save the Children staff furious over ‘global legacy’ award for Tony Blair - …

THEGUARDIAN.COM | The charity Save the Children faces a backlash from staff after it presented Tony Blair with a "global legacy award" in New York last week ...

Facebook privacy and kids: Don’t post photos of your kids online.

SLATE.COM | I vividly remember the Facebook post. It was my friend’s 5-year-old daughter "Kate," (a pseudonym) standing outside of her house in a ...

Dangerous Levels of Global Warming are Unavoidable, Says the World Bank. A two …

VICE.COM | Global temperatures will rise nearly 1.5 degrees Celsius, or 2.7 degrees Fahrenheit, above pre-industrial levels by the middle of the ...

Lightening Up Traditional Thanksgiving Fare

WBUR.ORG | Our resident chef Kathy Gunst has created lighter versions of listeners' favorites, from mashed potatoes to green bean casserole.» E-Mail ...

25 Exercises You Need to Be Doing

POPSUGAR.COM | Whether you've let go of your gym membership or you're spending more time shaping up from home, these effective no-equipment moves need to ...

This 5-Month-Old Baby And A Sloth Have Been Best Friends Since Birth

BUZZFEED.COM | Baby Alia and Daisy the sloth are the cutest friends. Meet baby Alia with her friend Daisy the sloth. Hidden Clover / Caters News ...

25 Ways to Tone Your Abs Without Crunches

POPSUGAR.COM | Let's be honest: crunches aren't the most exciting of exercises. And they're not always the most effective way to tone your abs anyway. If ...

Kurt Cobain Authorized Documentary ‘Montage Of Heck’ Coming To HBO

PITCHFORK.COM | An unseen image of Kurt Cobain at home, featured in the film Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck, © The End of Music, LLC/courtesy HBO HBO has ...

Here’s how Walmart could pay workers a decent wage without raising prices

MOTHERJONES.COM | Walmart has gotten a lot of bad press this week over news of an Ohio store holding a food drive for its own workers, who were unable to buy ...

THE GLOBAL 20: Twenty Huge Trends That Will Define The World For Decades

BUSINESSINSIDER.COM | The world is rapidly changing, and investors would be well-advised to position their portfolios for key long- term themes. We recently ...

Neil deGrasse Tyson Explains The Science Behind Wormholes And Black Holes – And …

BUSINESSINSIDER.COM | Much of the film Interstellar is centered around the existence of a wormhole and black hole, which happen to be two of the most perplexing ...

FAA Is Expected To Crack Down On Drone Flights

WSJ.COM | Highly anticipated federal rules on commercial drones are expected to require operators to have a license and limit flights to daylight ...

‘Birdman’ Tops Spirit Awards Nominations (Full List)

VARIETY.COM | Fox Searchlight’s "Birdman" led the way in nominations with six for the 30th Film Independent Spirit Awards followed by five each for ...

Surreal’: Kerry Washington, Pharrell & More React to Ferguson Decision

PEOPLE.COM | Stars' emotional responses fire up social media

Texans’ J.J. Watt has pizza delivered to Houston firefighters, police officers

SPORTINGNEWS.COM | Story tags: Houston, Watt, Jjwatt, Policeofficer, Pizza, Firefighter, J.j., Polouse

CNN Airs Clip of Michael Brown’s Stepdad Shouting ‘Burn This Bitch Down’

MEDIAITE.COM | On Tuesday afternoon, CNN obtained and aired footage of Michael Brown‘s stepfather Louis Head shouting "Burn this bitch down" through tears ...

Jennifer Aniston and Lisa Kudrow Get Filthy on ‘Kimmel’

ROLLINGSTONE.COM | Jennifer Aniston and Lisa Kudrow went head to head in a battle of words on Jimmy Kimmel Live! Monday night – not Scrabble, Boggle or even ...

Mark Cuban made billions from an open internet. Now he wants to kill it

THEVERGE.COM | Over the last few weeks, billionaire and former tech executive Mark Cuban has become increasingly vocal on the subject of net neutrality. ...

Chuck Schumer: We Shouldn’t Have Passed Obamacare In 2010 [VIDEO]

DAILYCALLER.COM | 'Wasn't the change we were hired to make'

If You Keep Texting, Your Head Will Fall Off

THEATLANTIC.COM | "It is an epidemic. Or, at least, it's very common," New York-based spine surgeon Kenneth Hansraj told The Washington Post last week. He ...

Slide Show: 10 retail tricks that make you spend more

MARKETWATCH.COM | What to watch out for when shopping this holiday season.

Breaking Bad and Hunger Games Director Taking on Wonder Woman

TIME.COM | The most famous female superhero in the world is getting a female director. EW has confirmed the news, originally revealed by the Hollywood ...

Dog Lost in Typhoon Found by Owner One Year Later

DISCOVERY.COM | After going missing in the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan in November 2013, the mongrel pup has been reunited with his owners.

Insight: Merkel hits diplomatic dead-end with Putin

REUTERS.COM | 1 of 2. German Chancellor Angela Merkel (R) and Russian President Vladimir Putin listen to their countries national anthems prior to St. ...

Shady XLII: Eminem in 2014

GRANTLAND.COM | What if maturity is a myth? It’s a question that plagues a lot of people as they get older and find that, while they may change physically, ...

James Harden Nutmegs Amar’e Stoudemire for a Donatas Motiejunas Layup - …

BLEACHERREPORT.COM | Sometimes you get so caught up in the depths of James Harden’s defensive struggles, you forget why he’s out there. Then you see Harden ...

Tumblr Overtakes Instagram As Fastest- Growing Social Platform, Snapchat Is The …

TECHCRUNCH.COM | With 1.35 billion active monthly users, Facebook continues to be the world’s largest social network by some margin, but when it comes to ...

The first zero-g real coffee machine arrives at the Space Station (thanks to …

EXTREMETECH.COM | Yesterday morning, Italy’s first female astronaut arrived at the International Space Station, carrying – well, more accurately, clutching ...

Consider the villain, or 24 hours at Florida State

SBNATION.COM | The Seminoles know their role. Do you? Florida State -- if you want to address them as a whole, collective personage -- knows. They know. ...

Sony’s new plan means fewer TVs and smartphones, more PlayStations

ENGADGET.COM | Sony may know how to build great gadgets, but convincing people to part with money in exchange for them has turned out to be nearly ...

Yogurt May Cut Type 2 Diabetes Risk

FORBES.COM | Yogurt, above other forms of dairy, may reduce the risk of type 2 diabetes.

There are now 3 billion internet users, but mostly in rich countries

ENGADGET.COM | The UN's International Telecommunication's Union (ITU) has revealed that over 3 billion people are now connected to the internet, an ...

Steve Smith: I look my victims in the eye - NFL.com

NFL.COM | Steve Smith needs to be on national television more often because he always puts on a show, during and after the game. That was true as ...

Leaked: The Oil Lobby’s Conspiracy to Kill off California’s Climate Law. …

BUSINESSWEEK.COM | You remember Fillmore. He’s the resident hippie of Radiator Springs in the Pixar blockbuster Cars. Much to the chagrin of his neighbor, ...

Train Barefoot to Increase Your Lifts and Avoid Injury

BREAKINGMUSCLE.COM | Your feet just take you from point A to point B, right? You don’t need to train them. Oh, but how wrong you are. If you’re reading this, I ...

What Should I Do When My Flight Gets Cancelled?

LIFEHACKER.COM | Dear Lifehacker, I'll be traveling a lot for the holidays, but I've had some pretty bad experiences in the past with flights getting ...

Angelina Jolie Dishes On Married Life With Brad Pitt! Claims She’s Trying To Be …

PEREZHILTON.COM | Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt have been a power couple for YEARS -- long before their recent nuptials! So how does life change for two ...

Man on Fire

LONGFORM.ORG | The life of Reverend Charles Moore, who died by self-immolation in the parking lot of a Texas strip mall. Michael Hall | Texas Monthly | ...

Dungeons & Dragons & Philosophy

BOINGBOING.NET | Ethan Gilsdorf explains why Socrates would have made a good DM and that John Stuart Mill was Lawful Neutral. Catch his talk on ...

Why It’s Impossible to Indict a Cop

THENATION.COM | How to police the police is a question as old as civilization, now given special urgency by a St. Louis County grand jury’s return of a ...

How Can Vultures Eat Rotten Roadkill And Survive?

NPR.ORG | Vultures consume toxic bacteria that would sicken or kill humans. Stouter immune systems, colonies of helpful microbes and potent stomach ...

Twas the Night Before Thanksgiving

BREAK.COM | Twas the Night Before Thanksgiving

Kremlin Whistle-Blower: ‘Putin Has No Option But To Stay In Power’

RFERL.ORG | A lot of time has passed since Sergei Kolesnikov last saw Vladimir Putin face to face -- six years, to be exact. But even then, he says, ...

Who’s Ready For Jurassic World?

BREAK.COM | Wait, was Starlord leading a pack of raptors there?

How to live like a motherfucker – Medium

MEDIUM.COM | A few years ago, a friend from another period in my life – my New York City years – came to visit my small town on the New Hampshire ...

Why It’s Impossible to Indict a Cop

LONGFORM.ORG | An argument for how the system protects police. Chase Madar | The Nation | Nov 2014 [Full Story]

Only Words

THE-TOAST.NET | I am a writer, nothing more, nothing less. In the face of injustice, I only have words and words can only do so much. Last night, the St. ...

Canadian goalie gives CPR to fan in stands - Sportsnet.ca

SPORTSNET.CA | Saves don’t come more beautiful than the one Patrick O’Brien performed Sunday in Newfoundland. The Gander Flyers player uses just two words ...

Ferguson Decision Reaffirms Right Of Police To Use Deadly Force When They Feel …

THEONION.COM | WASHINGTON–Following a legal precedent established over the course of decades, the St. Louis County grand jury decision Monday to not ...

TIL during the ‘92 Rodney King riots in LA, Korean store owners, afraid the …

HUMANEVENTS.COM | This year marked the 20th anniversary of the Los Angeles riots, sparked by the acquittal of four Los Angeles Police Department officers ...

Joni Mitchell Squashed Biopic Starring Taylor Swift

STEREOGUM.COM | Back in 2012, Taylor Swift was attached to star in a movie based on the 2008 book Girls Like Us, a biography that detailed the rise of Joni ...

Michael Brown’s friend upset and angry that killer cop walks free, vowing the …

YAHOO.COM | Michael Brown’s friend says that he does not condone the violence or looting that broke out after a grand jury failed to indict officer ...

Article: We Asked 12 Vegetarians To Draw A Picture Of A Turkey And This Is What …

CLICKHOLE.COM | Given the prominent role turkeys play in Thanksgiving traditions, we couldn’t help but wonder what people who don’t eat meat think about ...

Chronicle Of A Riot Foretold

NEWYORKER.COM | The New Yorker's Strongbox is designed to let you communicate with our writers and editors with greater anonymity and security than ...

TED: Emily Balcetis: Why some people find exercise harder than others - Emily …

TED.COM | Why do some people struggle more than others to keep off the pounds? Social psychologist Emily Balcetis shows research that addresses one ...

George H. W. and Barbara Bush get cozy on Texans’ Kiss Cam

SPORTINGNEWS.COM | Story tags: Georgehw, Bush, Barbarabush, George, Kisscam, Cam, Barbara

Nicole Kidman & Reese Witherspoon To Star In ‘Big Little Lies’ Limited Series, …

DEADLINE.COM | In the highest-profile limited series package to hit the marketplace since Nic Pizzolatto's True Detective, which had Matthew McConaughey ...

Parents Give Away $100K to Deserving Family to Honor Daughter

YAHOO.COM | A California couple who survived every parent’s worst nightmare – in April, they awoke to discover their two-and-a -half-year-old daughter ...

Your developers aren’t slow, your process is

THENEXTWEB.COM | Justin Jackson is a Product Marketing Manager at Sprintly. This post originally appeared on the Sprintly blog. "Why didn’t we ship last ...

Watch Amy Duggar Pursue Her Country Music Dreams in Nashville (VIDEO)

PEOPLE.COM | The 19 Kids & Counting star heads to the country music capital hoping to hit it big

Missouri Lt. Gov. Criticizes Absence Of National Guard: ‘Where Were They Last …

DAILYCALLER.COM | 'Why were they not there at the first sign of an overturned police car?'

Everything is Problematic—a very lucid and well-written article about the …

MCGILLDAILY.COM | I’ve been a queer activist since I was 17. I grew up in a socially conservative rural town where people would shout homophobic slurs at me ...

In wake of Cleveland boy’s shooting death, Ohio lawmaker to introduce …

CLEVELAND.COM | Do you believe lawmakers should pass legislation that would require BB guns, air rifles and airsoft guns to be brightly colored? COLUMBUS, ...

Chromecast Adds Comedy Central, Sesame Street Go, Nickelodeon, TuneIn And More

TECHCRUNCH.COM | Google continues to build out its lineup of content partners for the Chromecast streaming media device. This time, partners include Comedy ...

Trade in an iPhone for a BlackBerry Passport and get up to $550

CNET.COM | The trade-in promotion is a promising idea for the struggling company, but will iPhone owners go for it?

Knox Bardeen: NFC South falls to historically bad levels, and it can continue - …

FOXSPORTS.COM | FOXSports.comKnox Bardeen: NFC South falls to historically bad levels, and it can continueFOXSports.comThe Atlanta Falcons lead the NFC ...

Jewish-nation bill frays Israel’s delicate social fabric

REUTERS.COM | Political infighting over the measure is already threatening to tear apart Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's governing coalition. The ...

Capture 360 Degrees… Camera Shoots At All Angles

GEARJUNKIE.COM | "Your Life In 360"… That’s the tagline of a new type of camera from VSN Mobil that shoots all angles at one time. We got it in house for a ...

Matthew McConaughey In (Evil) Talks To Be The Stand’s Randall Flagg

IO9.COM | Jesus. Sometimes, a movie casts a role so perfectly you have to stop and give it a round of applause. So get ready to clap, because the ...

Scripted raises $9M for its writing services, plans to launch copy-editing …

VENTUREBEAT.COM | Journalists might be struggling to make money, but marketers are shelling out big bucks for written content. Scripted, a three-year old ...

That’s no moon, it’s a Death Star Bluetooth speaker

CNET.COM | Be part of the Treble Alliance and take control of your music sound system with the iHome Death Star Bluetooth speaker from ThinkGeek.

Cops: Tyler Thigpen Arrested After Falling Asleep At Wendy’s Drive-Thru

DEADSPIN.COM | Free-agent NFL QB Tyler Thigpen was arrested early Sunday morning in Myrtle Beach, S.C., and charged with DUI. Police claim that Thigpen's ...

Twitter introduces Twitter Offers with merchant deals right in your feed

THENEXTWEB.COM | Twitter wants you to keep your eye on your feed. To keep those eyeballs right where it wants them, beginning today deals from various ...

Why the Millennials Who Left Michigan During a Brain Drain Are Moving Back

NATIONALJOURNAL.COM | Garlin Gilchrist is exactly the kind of talent that Detroit needed after the economic collapse crippled this once- powerful city. But after ...

21 Tips to Help You Overcome That Awkward Feeling at Your Next Networking Event.

INC.COM | If the thought of going to a networking event makes you cringe, you are not alone. But you can do something about it.

Apple Hits $700 Billion Market Cap–A New Record

FASTCOMPANY.COM | The last record was set in September 2012.Apple's last market cap peak was in September 2012, when it hit $658 billion. The last few years ...

Bubonic Plague Spreads in Madagascar

DISCOVERY.COM | As plague claims more lives, authorities scramble to kill infected fleas in the poorest neighborhoods.

Jeremy Calvert Tweets He’s ‘Done,’ Starts Following Female Fans & Models On …

RADARONLINE.COM | With just one word, Leah Messer’s husband Jeremy Calvert seems like he’s making a big statement. "Done," the pipeline engineer, 25, simply ...

Map of human excrement in San Francisco

BOINGBOING.NET | Human Wasteland (via) Read the rest

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