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Steven Slater, the flight attendant who quit Jet Blue with two beers via evacuation slide
My 5 Questions: Why did you quit the way you did? What are you doing now? Do you recommend other people quit in such spectacular fashion? Did you benefit financially (interviews, TV, etc)? Do you regret quitting the way you
Finding the real "Download" button is like Indiana Jones picking the real Holy Grail. Just have(...)
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TIL that Coca-Cola bottled in Cleveland, OH never switched to high-fructose corn syrup, they ha(...)
Cuba goes all in on English, amid closer US ties - Now that Cuba has restored diplomatic ties w(...)
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Brazilian wasp venom kills cancer cells by opening them up
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Have you ever thought about the significance of a father calling his kid a "little squirt"?
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Feedly's news reader gets "Shared Collections" and collaboration features, including improved s(...)
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:Feedlys news reader gets “Shared Collections” and collaboration features, including improved search, Slack integration, and shared tags  —  Feedlys News Reader Gets Business-Friendly With “Shared Collections,” Team
PS4 v3.0 update to include gameplay streaming to YouTube, increased online storage, more; beta (...)
John Koller / PlayStation.Blog:PS4 v3.0 update to include gameplay streaming to YouTube, increased online storage, more; beta starts today  —  PS4 System Software 3.00 Features Detailed, Beta Starts Today  — 
Intel unveils Skylake Y, U, H, and S CPU series for desktops, notebooks, convertibles, and comp(...)
Brandon Hill / HotHardware.com News:Intel unveils Skylake Y, U, H, and S CPU series for desktops, notebooks, convertibles, and compute sticks  —  Intel Unleashes Onslaught Of Skylake CPUs For Next
Car shopping service Shift raises $50M led by Goldman Sachs to expand service across US as it c(...)
Kyle Stock / Bloomberg Business:Car shopping service Shift raises $50M led by Goldman Sachs to expand service across US as it challenges Craigslist, CarMax, traditional dealers  —  This Startup Drives
Microsoft partners with VMware on Project A2, focusing on desktop virtualization and easier Win(...)
Julie Bort / Business Insider:Microsoft partners with VMware on Project A2, focusing on desktop virtualization and easier Windows 10 rollout for businesses  —  Microsoft just buried the hatchet with another
CyanogenMod gets Android 5.1 and Stagefright security fixes (Jon Fingas/Engadget)
Jon Fingas / Engadget:CyanogenMod gets Android 5.1 and Stagefright security fixes  —  If youve been sitting on pins and needles waiting for the community-focused CyanogenMod firmware to both make the
Google, Microsoft, and Mozilla will drop RC4 encryption in Chrome, Edge, IE, and Firefox next y(...)
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:Google, Microsoft, and Mozilla will drop RC4 encryption in Chrome, Edge, IE, and Firefox next year  —  Google, Microsoft, and Mozilla all made the same announcement today:
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Hillary Intentionally Originated, Distributed Classified Material
A review of recently released e-mails shows that former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton repeatedly originated and distributed highly classified national security information. Clinton’s classified e-mail missives were not constrained to State Department staff, either. She …
Sarah Chang plays Sibelius Violin Concerto in D minor (full) - YouTube
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Washington School Shooter Wanted Friends With Him
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The things you miss seeing....Bryce Canyon National Park
The things you miss seeing when you fly everywhere. This is the first of a series of photos from various road trips we have been on in the last two or three years.
A Biden/Warren Ticket: Announcing a Running Mate Would Be a Risky Endeavor
A recent meeting between Vice President Joe Biden and U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) set the political punditocracy aflutter with speculation of a Biden/Warren ticket. If Biden were to announce the formation of this ticket prior to the Democratic Presidential
Latest: Police Say Slain Officer Was Three-Decade Veteran - ABC News
Home> U.S.Latest: Police Say Slain Officer Was Three-Decade VeteranFOX LAKE, Ill. — Sep 1, 2015, 7:17 PM ET VIDEO: The manhunt continues for the three men who allegedly gunned down Lieutenant Joseph Gliniewicz, a 30-year police veteran with four sons. WLS …
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Guest host Alex Wanger looks at the poll results showing Ben Carson may be beating Donald Trump head-to-head, Trumps attacks on Hillary, shares our Kanye 2020 slogans and much more.
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TPG begins raiding iiNet. Yep! TPG begins raiding iiNet
For all its promises about keeping iiNet as the internet provider its customers love, TPG is already making substantial changes to its new acquisition.
American anti-dolphin-hunt activist arrested in Japan
Anti-dolphin-hunt campaigner Ric OBarry was being held in western Japan on Tuesday after being arrested the previous night for not carrying his passport. The 75-year-old star of The Cove, a 2009 Oscar-winning documentary about the Japanese dolphin hunt, was stopped
Life histories of Mediterranean pines
In Plant Ecology, Vol. 171, No. 1-2. , pp. 53-68, doi:10.1023/b%3avege.0000029383.72609.f0 To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document.
R2-D2 car charger puts the droid in your cupholder
Cant get enough of Star Wars most lovable blue-clad droid? We recently detailed the new R2-D2 Bluetooth speaker, which is a realistic replica of R2-D2s head. Now theres a new companion to add to your R2-D2 fondness, and this one
Two VICE News Reporters Arrested, Charged with 'Terror Activity' in Turkey
Two VICE News reporters and their Iraqi translator have been arrested and charged with participating in terror activity in the southeastern party of Turkey. According to the AFP , British journalists Jake Hanrahan and Philip Pendlebury , along with their
"Is shale dead? Not by a long shot as efficiency improves"
Since oil prices began falling, most shale producers have responded by embracing hard times, working to make their operations more efficient, renegotiating contracts with service companies and, most significant, cutting production costs and spending on new wells.
Three more killed in Assam flood; over 7.3 lakh people hit
The current deluge has claimed 18 lives in the current wave of floods while the toll in this years two waves of flood rose to 23 in the state. The flood situation in Assam worsened on Monday with three more
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Photographer captures the mystery of doors across the world without even riding on the storm
McDonald's finally comes to the realization that ending breakfast and beginning lunch at 10:30 (...)
How your kid's name affects their personality. Lighten up, Francis
CDC says most Americans have a heart age greater than their actual age, except for Dick Cheney (...)
Feds rule Big Mountain Jesus can stand
Schoolboy finds giant footprint in clay near campsite, Yeti doesn't find any others
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Tricksy liquids
Youtuber brusspup (previously 1, 2) has some cool science tricks you can do with liquids. Another favorite: T-rex illusion. Stick around for the reveal.
Lochner? I hardly even know of that legal opinion
Barnett believes the Constitution exists to secure inalienable property and contract rights for individuals. This may sound like a bland and inconsequential opinion, but if widely adopted by our courts and political systems it would prohibit or call into question
Are You Good Enough to Be a Tennis Line Judge?
Watch a series of shots at full speed and decide whether each was in or out.
This rock formation seems safe and stable, yet it is sensitive
Weve seen some warped art from Google Earths 3D rendering in Postcards from Google Earth (previously, twice), but what if you look for the best angles and enhance them? Your Earth Transforms is one such project, by Meike Nixdorf, with
the river of blue fire
Reuben Wu walks the Ijen and Bromo Tengger Semeru volcanoes.
It's about Burning Man.
Drunk Historys Derek Waters discusses Trains Hey Soul Sister with the AV Club.
At play in the waves
Playing Docs Games: Part I, Part II.
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