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5 firefighters react to rain in the wildfire covered Pacific Northwest
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LPT request: How to get people to take me/my authority seriously
When I was 18 I was up for a small managerial promotion at the retail store I worked at. I had been there 5 months, consistently at or near the top of the sales quota chart, and knew my way
Car crashes at 125 mph
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Botanists conduct first large-scale genetic study of marijuana, hemp
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Kanye West Running For President 2020
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Kitten licking a chick
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Now you're playing with portals
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Galaxy Tab S2 hands-on: 4:3 aspect ratio, better fingerprint reader are notable improvements, b(...)
Andrew Cunningham / Ars Technica:Galaxy Tab S2 hands-on: 4:3 aspect ratio, better fingerprint reader are notable improvements, but $400+ Android tablets are a hard sell in sea of budget tablets 
Anonymous administration officials say US may issue sanctions against Chinese companies and ind(...)
Ellen Nakashima / Washington Post:Anonymous administration officials say US may issue sanctions against Chinese companies and individuals who have benefited from cyber theft of US trade secrets  —  Administration developing
Former FireEye intern pleads guilty to developing Dendroid spyware for Android; sentencing sche(...)
Dan Goodin / Ars Technica:Former FireEye intern pleads guilty to developing Dendroid spyware for Android; sentencing scheduled for Dec. 2  —  Former security intern admits developing super-stealthy Android spyware  —  Dendroid cost $300, made it
Netflix says it will not renew its deal with Epix after current agreement expires in September (...)
Peter Kafka / Re/code:Netflix says it will not renew its deal with Epix after current agreement expires in September  —  Netflix Is Losing More Hollywood Movies, and It Says Youll
Aborted Wikipedia ban in Russia and GitHub ban in China show how HTTPS encryption can limit cen(...)
Parker Higgins / Electronic Frontier Foundation:Aborted Wikipedia ban in Russia and GitHub ban in China show how HTTPS encryption can limit censorship as governments are reluctant to block the entire
Apple TV 4 coming in October for under $200, Apple TV 3 stays & gets new streaming service (Mar(...)
Mark Gurman / 9to5Mac:Apple TV 4 coming in October for under $200, Apple TV 3 stays & gets new streaming service  —  Rough mockup of fourth Apple TV vs. third
Why It's Hard to Sue the NSA: You Have to Prove It Spied on You (Andy Greenberg/Wired)
Andy Greenberg / Wired:Why Its Hard to Sue the NSA: You Have to Prove It Spied on You  —  Heres a big problem with secret spying programs in the US:
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How Google Could Rig the 2016 Election
America’s next president could be eased into office not just by TV ads or speeches, but by Google’s secret decisions, and no one—except for me and perhaps a few other obscure researchers—would know how this was accomplished.Research I have been
How Illegal Immigration Finally Turned Off the Public | Works and Day
This is the best written article I have read about the whole subject of illegal immigration in the US.
Kanye West for president? Rapper says at VMAs you'll see him on ballot in 2020
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Kanye West Pretended To Rush The Stage When Taylor Swift Beat Beyoncé Again At VMAs
Everyone seemed to be into the joke except for Kim Kardashian. Taylor Swift won the Best Female Video award at the MTV VMAs for Blank Space, beating out Beyoncé\s 7/11. Kanye West once again stole the show -- as he did
The Spider and Her Beautiful Web.
I had noticed this spider the other night when I ran my hand through her web in the dark. She rebuilt it tonight, but theres a bit of gusty wind she has to contend with.I think shes an orb spider.
Rick Springfield calls 'Jessie's Girl' his 'cutest child'
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The Incredible Shrinking Grocery Products Video - ABC News -- The Conspiracy to Hide Inflation
Every trip to a store, consumers are getting ripped off by manufactures without recourse.  16 ounce items, becomes 15.3 ounces, then 14.8 ounces, the 14.3 ounces, the 13. 8 ounces, then 12.7 ounces, and consumers have no control over being
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What grammar reveals about sex and death: interdisciplinary applications of corpus-based linguistics
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Four civilians, two police officers killed in attacks in southeast Turkey
A child, three other civilians and two police officer were killed in violence in southeast Turkey on Sunday following the breakdown of a ceasefire between the government and Kurdish militants. Fighting between the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party and the military
Suspect Arrested in Shooting Death of Harris County Texas Deputy - Shannon J. Miles
An arrest has been made in the assassination of Harris County, Texas Sheriffs Deputy Darren Goforth while he was in uniform pumping gas in to his squad car Friday night . Shannon J. Miles,30, was arrested early Saturday and is
Secondary location driving adult colouring sales in the newsagency
While the display of adult colouring art therapy titles at the front of the shop attract shoppers from the busy mall, this second location half-way into the shop and near the card department is driving excellent sales. The table in
Armed bicyclist charged in fatal shooting during suspected robbery in Cleveland
A man police say rode his bike up to two men and fatally shot one of them during a shootout faces an aggravated murder charge. Steven Nelson, 20, of Cleveland, is also charged with aggravated robbery and felonious assault.
In one sentence, what's the best statement you can make which would describe your last round of(...)
Dont feel bad it happens to the best of us. Golf does become boring once you have mastered it and there is no room for improvement.
Sheriff's office: Suspect arrested, to be charged in killing of deputy in Houston suburb
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So, would you pay $16 for this grilled cheese sandwich?
Turns out electing the 22-year-old girlfriend of a politician accused of corruption as mayor is(...)
RIP Wes Craven
Be honest: did you ever expect to see Wall Street publications talking about spot pricing on this?
Psychologists wonder what's up with Guinness World Record seekers in categories like sock-weari(...)
For decades, the Appalachian Trail has been through-hiked by kindred souls who find magic and c(...)
Photoshop this ride
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"I caught this transparent gecko in my French press turned iridescent"
On /r/SubredditSimulator, all the posts and comments are made by bots. These bots generate text using Markov chains trained on humans comments from different subreddits. Their posts are at times ordinary, surreal, revealing, and even self-aware. Only the bots may
Wes Craven Dies at 76
Nine, ten, never sleep again. RIP to a horror master. His official web site with a link to his Twitter feed.Interviews with Wes Craven on YouTube as part of Mick Garris series of interviews with horror directors: Part 1 and
frenemy mine
Fascinated by those Best of Enemies, Gore Vidal and William Buckley, going at it in 1968 live on national television? (youtube). Its Buckley against Vidal, but dont get pulled into the Buckley Myth Or listen to James Baldwin debate William
An unlikely friendship and an end to the guilt
Juan Romero, the Ambassador Hotel busboy who cradled a dying Robert F. Kennedy after he was shot on June 5, 1968, carried the weight of that moment through the decades. Now, he says, I dont carry the cross anymore.
"the high one" or "the great one."
Mount McKinley Will Again Be Called Denali President Obama announced on Sunday that Mount McKinley was being renamed Denali, restoring an Alaska Native name with deep cultural significance to the tallest mountain in North America. The move came on the
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Duck army (SLVine) - just six seconds of video but what seconds they are. (Requires audio)
hideous martha stewart vanity light fixture
salad - healthy, right? or is it?
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