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Jennifer Lawrence Nude Photo Leak Isn't A 'Scandal.' It's A Sex Crime.

published about 4 hours ago
Jennifer Lawrence Nude Photo Leak Isn't A 'Scandal.' It's A Sex Crime.
As most of you probably know, someone somewhere dumped a deluge of purported nude photographs of a number of female celebrities online yesterday. The victims include the likes of Kate Upton, Victoria Justice, Ariana Grande, Kirsten Dunst, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Krysten Ritter, Yvonne Strahovski, and Teresa Palmer. But the focal point for this story has been Hunger Games/American Hustle actress Jennifer Lawrence, since the Oscar winning actress is perhaps the most famous actress on the planet right now. Without going into sordid ... more

My Banned Word Holiday Rant

published about 4 hours ago
My Banned Word Holiday Rant
According to the US Department of Labor (www.dol.gov), Labor Day (the first Monday in September) is a creation of the labor movement and is dedicated to the social and economic achievements of American workers. It constitutes a yearly national tribute to the contributions workers have made to the strength, prosperity and well-being of our...

Police: 18-Month-Old Girl Injured After Being Thrown From Car

published about 4 hours ago
Police: 18-Month-Old Girl Injured After Being Thrown From Car
Chicago Police say a man is in custody for throwing his girlfriend's 18-month-old daughter out a car window on a South Side street early Monday morning.

What Comedy Teaches Us About Customer Relationships and Engagement

published about 4 hours ago
What Comedy Teaches Us About Customer Relationships and Engagement
I’m a big, BIG fan of comedy. Not only does it have the ability to keep conversations light on their feet, but it also has the ability to engage people in a unique way, unmatched by any other human skill. Another important aspect of comedy: it forces you not take yourself too seriously. After all, what fun is there in being an eternal SpongeBob SeriousPants? Blech. More importantly, if you’re in a position of leadership, according to the Psychology of ... more

CDC Numbers Show Chicago Students Behind Peers In Vaccinations

published about 5 hours ago
CDC Numbers Show Chicago Students Behind Peers In Vaccinations
Experts at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control say roughly 90 percent of children in Chicago have been vaccinated against measles, mumps and rubella.


New Hope for Dubai IPO Market

published about 4 hours ago
New Hope for Dubai IPO Market
Five years after Dubai teetered on the brink of financial disaster, there are signs emerging that the emirate's IPO market is returning to life as ... more

EU Questions Facebook, WhatsApp Rivals Over Deal

published about 4 hours ago
EU Questions Facebook, WhatsApp Rivals Over Deal
European Union antitrust officials have sent a detailed questionnaire to competitors and customers of Facebook and message service WhatsApp as they probe the proposed $19 ... more

Rolls-Royce May Lose Exclusive Engine Deal on Osprey

published about 4 hours ago
Rolls-Royce May Lose Exclusive Engine Deal on Osprey
British engineering company may lose its role as sole engine provider for the Pentagon's V-22 aircraft, as the U.S. military explores ways to cut costs.

Toyota Affiliate Builds Hydrogen Refueling Station

published about 6 hours ago
Toyota Affiliate Builds Hydrogen Refueling Station
A Toyota affiliate started construction on its first commercial hydrogen refueling station, in an effort to support the car maker's planned introduction of a hydrogen-powered ... more

Iliad in Talks Over New T-Mobile US Bid

published about 7 hours ago
Iliad in Talks Over New T-Mobile US Bid
French telecommunications company Iliad said it is in talks with several potential partners to file a new bid for control of U.S. operator T-Mobile US.
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BBC: We're going to slip CODING into kids' TV

published about 2 hours ago
Pureed-carrot-in-ice cream C++ surprise Comment The BBC now has a policy of attaching an educational theme to each year that will be rammed into as ... more

Twitter declines to deny JLaw tweet scrubdown after alleged iCloud NAKED PHOTOS hack

published about 2 hours ago
Searching site for leaked nudie celeb pics is now that bit harder Twitter's top policy bod has refused to dismiss claims that people who tweet ... more

Facebook, Google and Instagram 'worse than drugs' says Miley Cyrus

published about 15 hours ago
Italian boffins agree with popette's theory that haters are the real wrecking balls Offensively-and-dangerously-in-control of her sexuality popette Miley Cyrus has declared that social media ... more

Facebook to let stalkers unearth buried posts with mobe search

published 1 day ago
Prepare to HAUNT your pal's back catalogue Facebook is testing a search feature on its mobile application that will allow users to immerse themselves in ... more

Love XKCD? Love science? You'll love a book about science from Randall Munroe

published 2 days ago
Cartoonist tackles your Fermi problems in What If? Page File They say you shouldn’t get a fan to review a book and it’s certainly tough ... more

Walgreen And Two Other Stocks To Buy And Trade

published about 2 hours ago
This drug store giant traded down to a test of last week’s value level. Time to buy.

Schaeuble says 'too many' EU finance ministers push for public investments

published about 2 hours ago
BERLIN (Reuters) - German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble said "too many" of his European Union colleagues believed an investment shortfall in the region should be ... more

Egypt central bank keeps key interest rates unchanged

published about 3 hours ago
Egypt central bank keeps key interest rates unchanged
Egypt's central bank kept its overnight deposit and lending rates at 9.25 percent and 10.25 percent respectively on Monday, as widely expected given competing pressures ... more

France's Moscovici likely to get EC economic affairs role: source

published about 4 hours ago
France's Moscovici likely to get EC economic affairs role: source
Former French finance minister Pierre Moscovici has a "good chance" of being named to the European Commission's top economic and monetary role, according to a ... more

India govt asks court to halt scrapping of some coal mines

published about 5 hours ago
India govt asks court to halt scrapping of some coal mines
India's government asked the top court on Monday to safeguard some coal mine concessions deemed to have been illegally awarded as the energy-starved country's power ... more

Increasingly, High-Deductible Health Plans Weigh Down Employees

published about 3 hours ago
Just as employers replaced pensions with retirement savings plans, more large companies appear to be making a similar cost-sharing shift with health plans.

Using Gambling to Entice Low-Income Families to Save

published 1 day ago
Using Gambling to Entice Low-Income Families to Save
A growing number of credit unions and nonprofit groups are using lotteries to encourage low-income families to save.

Fair Game: What the Arbitration Panel Didn’t Want to Hear

published 1 day ago
An employee of Deutsche Bank Securities is questioning the handling of an arbitration case he brought against the firm — and his lawyer is asking ... more

Strategies: Midterm Election Mind-Reading: The Market Tends to Win

published 2 days ago
The halfway mark of a presidential cycle has often meant a rally on Wall Street, but investors shouldn’t count on it.

Your Money: Affixing More Value to the Ordinary Experiences of Life

published Fri, Aug 29 2014 11:26 GMT
Your Money: Affixing More Value to the Ordinary Experiences of Life
Research shows that the older a person gets, the more happiness is derived from everyday activities, not extraordinary events.