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Real World’ Star Ryan Knight Dead at 29

TMZ.COM | Ryan Knight -- a castmate on the 2010 "Real World New Orleans" -- has died, and close friends tell TMZ it was on the heels of a night of ...

Ferguson Cop Darren Wilson Will Never Police Again, His Lawyer Says - …

NBCNEWS.COM | Darren Wilson, the Ferguson, Missouri, police officer who killed unarmed teen Michael Brown in August, setting off months of protests, will ...

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11 Months, 3000 pictures and a lot of coffee.

YOUTUBE.COM | Started out as just a collection of snaps as I stripped down an engine bought off ebay. (To replace my old engine, which had suffered ...

Self-Segregation: Why It’s So Hard for Whites to Understand Ferguson - The …

THEATLANTIC.COM | One reason for the racial divide over Michael Brown's death is that white Americans tend to talk mostly to other white people. The shooting ...

How could man intervene to change the climate?

BBC.COM | Imagine the trouble that would ensue if China resorted to desperate measures to cool its climate but the result was that the Indian Monsoon ...

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Seth MacFarlane Made a Christmas Album And It’s Actually Very Good

GIZMODO.COM | Technically, right now is the exact moment when the few of us who genuinely love Christmas music can flip the switch on the carols, firing ...

Saving Kenya’s children born of incest

BBC.COM | Baby X is sleeping quietly, wrapped in a warm blanket and held close in a motherly embrace in a Kenyan orphanage and children's home. But, ...

Ruth Bader Ginsburg released from hospital, expected to return to work on Monday

HUFFINGTONPOST.COM | FILE - In this Dec. 17, 2013 file photo, Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg smiles while speaking to the Northern Virginia ...

Worst Rap Battle Ever

YOUTUBE.COM | Two kids trying to do a rap battle but suck.*Note* I am NOT any of these kids! So don't message me telling -me- how much I suck hahaha. At ...

Renewable Energy Overtakes Nuclear as Scotland’s Top Power Source - Clean …

THEGUARDIAN.COM | Renewable energy in Scotland from wind farms, hydro power plants and other clean technologies provided the single largest source of ...

OPEC Leaves Production Target Unchanged - Wall Street Journal

WSJ.COM | Wall Street JournalOPEC Leaves Production Target UnchangedWall Street JournalVenezuela's Foreign Minister Rafael Ramirez talks to ...

State of emergency in Ukraine as Russia cuts off coal

OILPRICE.COM | The Free Oilprice.com Energy Intelligence Report gives you this and much more. Click here to find out more. First it was a cutoff of ...

$100k Left in a Burger King Is Whopper of a Mystery

GO.COM | Police are investigating a blue backpack filled with about $100,000 that was left behind at a California Burger King.

What Oculus Rift will really be like (NSFW)

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TIL: In 2006, Mark Zuckerberg turned down a $1 billion deal with Yahoo at the …

INC.COM | At SXSW Tuesday afternoon, Peter Thiel, the entrepreneur, venture capitalist, and contrarian thinker, told the story of the day Mark ...

Why You Feel So Lousy After A Huge Holiday Meal

WASHINGTONPOST.COM | You know you'™re full. Close to bursting, actually. You never would have piled your plate like that on a regular day, and you certainly ...

This Map Shows What People Are Most Thankful For In Every State

MOTHERJONES.COM | Earlier this week, Facebook's data team crunched the numbers on what users say they are most "thankful" for. The top two overall results ...

Smartphones and the Uncertain Future of ‘Spatial Thinking’ - CityLab

CITYLAB.COM | Like most New Yorkers, I spend an inordinate amount of time in transit. I have an unlimited Metrocard and a Citi Bike key, two bicycles and ...

NFL player’s Facebook post on Ferguson decision goes viral

CBSNEWS.COM | New Orleans Saints tight end Benjamin Watson reflects on grand jury's decision not to charge Ferguson police officer in teen's death

Why The ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Trailer Is So Special

SLASHFILM.COM | In case you didn’t know, Friday we get our first trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens. And there’s already been a lot of talk about it. ...

12-year-old Quintavious Johnson has the best National Anthem of the year

SBNATION.COM | Nailed it. Quintavious Johnson is 12 years old. He placed fifth on America's Got Talent. He has his own Wikipedia page. And he absolutely ...

THOUSANDS OF DOCUMENTS: IRS Gave Taxpayer Information To White House

DAILYCALLER.COM | DOJ trying to delay release of thousands of documents

Your Honest-to-God Guide to STDs

MARKMANSON.NET | Perhaps you freaked out and rushed to get tested the next morning. Maybe you started Googling around frantically to convince yourself that ...

Anonymous Publishes Purported Address, Credit Cards of Missouri KKK Leader

MEDIAITE.COM | Last night, hacktivist collective Anonymous reportedly doxxed members of the Missouri chapter of the Ku Klux Klan, publishing the personal ...

CM Punk Rips Apart The WWE In Revealing Interview About His Departure

DEADSPIN.COM | Former WWE champion CM Punk joined Colt Cabana's "The Art of Wrestling" podcast this week and dove deep into why he left the company. There ...

20 Incredibly Useful Free Apps From Microsoft

BUSINESSINSIDER.COM | Microsoft makes a whole lot of money selling software. But it also gives a lot of it away for free. Here's a collection of useful free ...

Nigerian child bride could get death sentence

CBSNEWS.COM | 14-year-old Nigerian child bride is accused of murdering her husband; father is trying to appeal the sentence

Startup Weekend On The Turkish Border Unites Two Countries’ Entrepreneurs

TECHCRUNCH.COM | Editor’s note: Elmira Bayrasli is the founder of the World Policy Institute’s Global Entrepreneurial Ecosystems Project, which builds on ...

Parents Will ALWAYS Find a Way to Embarrass the Kids

CHEEZBURGER.COM | Submitted by: (via Wiser-time) Tagged: embarrassing , parenting , parentbook , selfie , failbook , g rated Share on Facebook

Dropshare helps you share files securely using a service you control

THENEXTWEB.COM | There’s a plethora of apps out there for sharing your screenshots and files with the world, like Cloudup and Droplr, but what if you’re not ...

Spotify Launches Thanksgiving Playlist Generator

BILLBOARD.COM | Spotify left all of the Taylor Swift headlines behind as it made the jump from digital music streaming to culinary science with the...

Hillary Must Have Lemon Wedges, Special Pillows When Giving $300K Speeches

MEDIAITE.COM | If you’ve ever wondered what Hillary Clinton needs in order to be the best Hillary Clinton she can be, today is your lucky day. Somehow, ...

New ‘Flash vs. Arrow’ Promo; Stephen Amell Talks DC TV Universe

SCREENRANT.COM | A new 'Flash' and 'Arrow' crossover preview puts Felicity in an awkward position, while Stephen Amell discusses the two shows' shared ...

Anonymous Teen Uses Twitter for Good

YAHOO.COM | There are plenty of stories about kids bullying each other on social media, but one Boston-area teen is using Twitter for good. A high ...

This Is the Most Honest ‘What I’m Grateful For’ You Will Ever Read

JEZEBEL.COM | The lesson is: Never try. Or try. You're going to end up in the same place regardless. Read more...

Beat the Belly Bloat With 10 Minutes of Yoga

POPSUGAR.COM | Yoga is good medicine! Along with keeping your hamstrings flexible and your spine supple, yoga can provide relief when your uncomfortable, ...

Kim Kardashian’s Booty Is Turned Into A Rice Krispy Treat! Her Butt Never …

PEREZHILTON.COM | Is it weird that we want to take a bite out of Kim Kardashian's KRISPY butt? The genius New York food artist, Jessica Siskin, creates ...

Bill Cosby Steps Down From UMass-Amherst Fundraising Campaign Amid Rape …

HOLLYWOODREPORTER.COM | The comedian, who's remained silent despite several women claiming he sexually assaulted them, received a masters and doctorate from the ...

An “Impenetrable Barrier” Protects The Earth From Killer Electrons

IO9.COM | It appears that our planet's built-in force field is much stronger than we thought. Scientists studying the Van Allen belts have discovered ...

Ohio State Football Player Missing Since Early Wednesday Morning

DEADSPIN.COM | Ohio State senior defensive lineman Kosta Karageorge hasn't been seen by anyone since going for a walk on Wednesday morning at 2 a.m., ...

Frank Yablans, Former Paramount President, Dead At 79

DEADLINE.COM | Frank Yablans was president of Paramount during some of the studio's most golden years from 1971 to 1975. Working under notorious owner ...

Far Cry 4 review: it’s déjà vu all over again, and I love it

ARSTECHNICA.COM | If it were any other game, I'd be pissed off. Far Cry 4 is not Far Cry 4. I mean, yes, it's called that on the box, but that's not what it ...

Princess Kate’s Perky Pony Is the Perfect Hairstyle for Your Holiday

PEOPLESTYLEWATCH.COM | See it from all angles!

We should be able to see George Brandis’ metadata

ZDNET.COM | There is a major difference between law- enforcement agencies and media accessing metadata, but arguably that changes when it comes to ...

Be thankful that places like Fiji’s “Grand Canyon” and forward-thinking people …

MATADORNETWORK.COM | I recently came across this video of the "River of Eden" in Fiji, which is the only protected watershed in the entire South Pacific. Take a ...

FAA report shows spike in drone-related air traffic incidents

ENGADGET.COM | There's a reason why unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) aren't permitted to fly beyond 400 feet and within a five-mile radius from airports: ...

Protesters arrested at Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade via @NBCNewYork

NBCNEWYORK.COM | Police buses in the street after protesters were arrested. Credit: @the.great.unknown_/Instagram At least seven protesters were arrested at ...

The Mathematics of Ebola Trigger Stark Warnings: Act Now or Regret It

WIRED.COM | The Ebola epidemic in Africa has continued to expand since I last wrote about it, and as of a week ago, has accounted for more than 4,200 ...

Shoppers say ‘no’ to Black Thursday because: “Thanksgiving should be spent at …

CNN.COM | As more retailers open their doors on Thanksgiving to kick off Black Friday sales, some shoppers are saying enough is enough. There are ...

Thailand Blocks Access To Damaging Human Rights Report

NPR.ORG | U.S.-based Human Rights Watch said this week that six months after a coup toppled the country's elected government, the regime arrests its ...

29 Things That Escalated Way Too Quickly

BUZZFEED.COM | Everything’s getting a bit out of hand. This declaration of love. imgur.com This beverage. reddit.com This building's floors. ...

Nathan the Bloodhound Wins the National Dog Show for His Best Thanksgiving Ever

TIME.COM | A four-year old bloodhound named Nathan took home the title of Best in Show at the 2014 National Dog Show on Thursday. First, Nathan bested ...

Brazil legend Pele moved to special care unit as health fears grow - …

MIRROR.CO.UK | Mirror.co.ukBrazil legend Pele moved to special care unit as health fears growMirror.co.ukBrazilian legend Pele is in an intensive care ...

Chris O’Neill-Yates: A sick, depraved prank was played on me, and I’m angry - …

CBC.CA | A disgusting and filthy fad known as FHRITP is making the rounds in North America, a type of abuse intended to objectify, humiliate and ...

Thomas King wins Governor-General’s Award for fiction.

THEGLOBEANDMAIL.COM | Thomas King’s 2014 is ending in much the same way as it began: with a major literary award. In February, King won the British Columbia’s ...

Kylie Jenner And Tyga Were Together On Thankgiving Eve Feeding The Homeless

MTV.COM | Kylie Jenner and Tyga were hanging out together on Thanksgiving eve.

The FBI’s “star witness” against Assange has plead guilty to fraud against …

MBL.IS | The case against Siggi "The Hacker" has undergone a sharp turn-around. Siggi has decided to change his plea to "Guilty". Charges against ...

Australian Cricket Player Dies After Being Struck During Match - ABC News

GO.COM | Australian cricketer Phillip Hughes died Thursday from a "catastrophic" injury to his head, two days after being struck by a delivery ...

Afghanistan hit by string of Taliban attacks

ALJAZEERA.COM | Central & South AsiaKabul's diplomatic district attacked, British embassy convoy hit, and army base assaulted as violence spirals.A Taliban ...

People being awesome: The story behind the viral duckling video

MASHABLE.COM | Cute ducks waddling across a road are saving the world one small step at a time. This video, created by Animals Australia, received 90 ...

Scores killed’ in northeast Nigeria blast

ALJAZEERA.COM | AfricaAt least 40 people killed, including five soldiers, in attack on bus station in Nigeria's northeast, Reuters reports.A bomb blast has ...

36 of Our Favorite Fat-Blasting Cardio Workouts

POPSUGAR.COM | No matter how you like your cardio at the gym, we've got the answer. Stick to your favorite machine or branch out and try a new one with ...

Eruptions from Japan’s Aso Becoming More Intense

WIRED.COM | New eruptions at Japan’s Aso have become intense enough to cause some flight cancellations in and out of Kumamoto. The Asosan caldera is ...

Pitbull performs at Cowboys Thanksgiving, looks like MegaMind

SBNATION.COM | SB Nation has always celebrated Pitbull. We like to have a real good time. So we were thrilled to see Pitbull performing at halftime of the ...

O’Brien to check in with ‘doctor’ Jadeveon Clowney - NFL.com

NFL.COM | No. 1 overall draft pick Jadeveon Clowney hasn't made much of an impact on the field in three games since returning from his knee injury. ...

Scientists Warn About Bias In The Facebook And Twitter Data Used In Millions Of …

FORBES.COM | Social media like Facebook and Twitter are far too biased to be used blindly by social science researchers, two computer scientists have ...

Memory foam in action

IMGUR.COM | Story tags: Memory, Action, Foam

Hardware Startups in Greater China Educate Consumers on Indoor Air Pollution

FORBES.COM | In Hong Kong, we’re used to images of our smog-choked harbour and celebrate at the sight of clearer skies. While we know the air outside is ...

Lego Christmas tree lights up Sydney

CNET.COM | A 10-metre tall Christmas tree built out of Lego stands tall in Sydney, Australia to celebrate the holiday season.

How The Navy’s Latest Anti-Submarine Aircraft Sees Under The Waves

BUSINESSINSIDER.COM | Boeing's P-8A Poseidon has been a part of the US Navy for a year this month. The converted airliner brings the latest in anti-submarine ...

Social media sites must simplify their terms, UK parliamentary committee says

THENEXTWEB.COM | Social media sites should drastically simplify their terms and conditions, according to a new report from the UK parliament’s Science and ...

Flight Attendant Covers Lorde’s ‘Royals’ In the Air, Kills It

JEZEBEL.COM | This is Robynn Shayne, a flight attendant who is also a singer. But sometimes she does both, like on a recent flight when she put down the ...

Love in Exile

LONGFORM.ORG | The Tiwonge Chimbalanga, a transgender woman who was imprisoned four years ago in Malawi for getting engaged to a man. Pardoned and freed, ...

Taylor Swift wants to make sure you don’t fly that drone in the house

DAILYDOT.COM | We all know about practicing fireworks safety for the Fourth of July, but Taylor Swift has a new holiday-related safety PSA: No droning in ...

Give Babies and Young Kids Less Frequent Baths to Reduce Eczema Issues

LIFEHACKER.COM | Ten to twenty percent of children are diagnosed with eczema, a chronic skin condition that causes patches of dry, itchy, and inflamed skin. ...

Who Said It First Tracks Down the First Tweet on Any Topic

LIFEHACKER.COM | Ever wonder who said something first on Twitter? Now that Twitter's opened up its archive of tweets, you can easily figure that out. Who ...

iWork ’14 review: Still waiting for that great leap forward

ARSTECHNICA.COM | When Apple released the 2013 edition of the productivity suite formerly known as iWork, it represented a radical departure from iWork '09 ...

Throwback Thursday: In the ‘80s, Flavor Flav Made the Clock His Signature …

HOLLYWOODREPORTER.COM | "Someone in my crew put a shower clock around my neck and dared me to keep it on during our show. I thought the look of the clock around my ...

LIVING WITH GRATITUDE

BLOGSPOT.COM | LEARNING TO BE HAPPY Believe it or not finding happiness is not easy, we think that to be happy we must come to an end of a road, not...

RGIII repeats same phrase over and over when asked about benching

SPORTINGNEWS.COM | Story tags: Rgiius, Phrase

P.D. James Dies at 94

PEOPLE.COM | The author died peacefully on Thursday at her home in Oxford, England

Kitty Queer

RACHELANDMILES.COM | When we decided that we were going to start (carefully and gradually) publishing pieces by other writers, Sigrid Ellis’s "Kitty Queer" was ...

National Museum of Computing opens EDSAC display, recreating 1949’s top computer

ZDNET.COM | The National Museum of Computing at Bletchley Park has unveiled its ongoing construction of a replica of Cambridge University's EDSAC ...

The Hundreds x Reebok “Coldwater” Pumps Video Teaser

HIGHSNOBIETY.COM | Bobby Hundreds has always been a man with a plan. Through The Hundreds, Bobby and partner Ben have consistently excelled in storytelling, ...

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