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Men who post a lot of selfies more likely to be psychopaths, study shows

Researchers say men who posted more selfies to social media than others scored higher on measures of psychopathy and narcissism

Seattle cop reassigned after questionable arrest, racially charged comments

Police chief "shocked and disappointed" after elderly man's arrest for carrying golf club and officer's Facebook comments

Fort Worth police officer shot

Sergeant in surgery after confrontation with gunman; suspect's condition unknown

Hip Hop mogul Suge Knight linked to fatal hit-and-run

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Attorney says the rap impresario -- who has a long rap sheet -- is expected to turn himself in to police


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India dismissed for 200 against England

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India dismissed for 200 against England
Sydney (AFP) - India were dismissed for 200 in their tri-series one-day international against England at the WACA Ground on Friday.

Honda lowers forecasts after recalls push profit down

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Honda lowers forecasts after recalls push profit down
TOKYO (AP) — Honda Motor Co., the Japanese automaker at the center of an air-bag defect scandal, lowered its annual earnings forecast Friday, after quarterly ... more

Bali Nine: Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran lodge fresh appeal

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A Denpasar court clerk has showed media outside Bali’s Kerobokan prison signed applications for a judicial review of their death sentence Continue reading...

Islamic State group silent as deadline passes with no swap

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Islamic State group silent as deadline passes with no swap
TOKYO (AP) — Families of a Japanese journalist and Jordanian military pilot remained in limbo Friday, a day after the latest purported deadline for a ... more

The new Candy Crush? Chinese language apps make learning a game

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The new Candy Crush? Chinese language apps make learning a game
Philipp Mattheis knew his gaming app was addictive when he realised he kept checking his phone -- hooked by the brightly-coloured reminders telling him to ... more

Time Warner Cable misses estimates as programming costs rise

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Time Warner Cable Inc., which is awaiting regulatory approval to merge with Comcast Corp., missed analysts' profit estimates as TV programming costs rose and the ... more

Ford beats estimates despite declines in earnings, revenue

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Ford's net income tumbled in the fourth quarter as the company took an expected charge to deal with its struggling Venezuelan operations.

RBI urges companies to hedge FX exposure

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The RBI's dollar buying had pushed up the cost of hedging for companies to 10-12 per cent. The premium has now fallen to around 6 ... more

Honda cuts profit target as Takata air bag recalls bite

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Honda cuts profit target as Takata air bag recalls bite
By Chang-Ran Kim TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Honda Motor Co sliced 6.5 percent off its core annual profit forecast as it set aside hundreds of ... more

Senators Blast IRS Commissioner Over Waste, Bonuses, Bad Service, More

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Senators Blast IRS Commissioner Over Waste, Bonuses, Bad Service, More
As the 2015 tax filing season gets underway, Senators place the blame with the IRS, not Congress. Meantime, Obamacare requires extra filing attention.

Men who post a lot of selfies more likely to be psychopaths, study shows

Researchers say men who posted more selfies to social media than others scored higher on measures of psychopathy and narcissism

'Smear for smear' campaign leaves many uncomfortable

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The current #smearforsmear campaign may be well intended but risks overlooking and even trivialising the seriousness of the situation for many women. Let’s change the ... more

Journalists should be shielded from phone and web snooping, union says

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The MEAA says allowing governments to access data to investigate confidential sources and whistleblowers would seriously endanger Australia’s press freedom Continue reading...

Law & Order is sending Ice-T to investigate Gamergate-style harassment

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Law & Order is sending Ice-T to investigate Gamergate-style harassment
The Gamergate movement, irrecoverably linked to the online harassment of women in the games industry, has drawn the ire of Joss Whedon, Patton Oswalt, Seth Rogen, ... more

Instagram's #empty movement creates a marriage of art and photography

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First New York and now London, Instagrammers are persuading the world’s biggest galleries and theatres to let them in after hours – with stunning results ... more

AHL's new Pacific Division to boost hockey in Southland

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AHL's new Pacific Division to boost hockey in Southland
Certainly there are some financial savings at play, but executives of the Kings and Ducks said the greatest benefit of the American Hockey League's new ... more

Ducks' night goes wrong in second period, fall to Sharks, 6-3

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Ducks' night goes wrong in second period, fall to Sharks, 6-3
The Ducks have a comfortable 12-point division lead over the second-place San Jose Sharks and don’t have to play them again this regular season.

Lakers don't get an imperfect 10, beating Bulls, 123-118

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Lakers don't get an imperfect 10, beating Bulls, 123-118
Sorry, Lakers from the 1993-94 season. The record is still yours.

Lakers GM Mitch Kupchak says Kobe Bryant is worth it

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Lakers GM Mitch Kupchak says Kobe Bryant is worth it
Kobe Bryant was all smiles when he talked about his $48.5-million contract extension in November 2013, saying he would "run through a wall" for the ... more

Bulls' Pau Gasol receives the ovation he deserves from Lakers fans

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Bulls' Pau Gasol receives the ovation he deserves from Lakers fans
The applause swelled as fans at Staples Center rose to their feet Thursday, generously welcoming back Pau Gasol and the memories of better times, of ... more

AHL's new Pacific Division to boost hockey in Southland

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AHL's new Pacific Division to boost hockey in Southland
Certainly there are some financial savings at play, but executives of the Kings and Ducks said the greatest benefit of the American Hockey League's new ... more

Outrage After Top Female Author Called ‘Overweight’ and ‘Plain’ in Obituary

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Outrage After Top Female Author Called ‘Overweight’ and ‘Plain’ in Obituary
Australian author Colleen McCullough, 77, did not receive the laurels she was due by one newspaper
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Ducks' night goes wrong in second period, fall to Sharks, 6-3

published about 1 hour ago
Ducks' night goes wrong in second period, fall to Sharks, 6-3
The Ducks have a comfortable 12-point division lead over the second-place San Jose Sharks and don’t have to play them again this regular season.

Lakers don't get an imperfect 10, beating Bulls, 123-118

published about 2 hours ago
Lakers don't get an imperfect 10, beating Bulls, 123-118
Sorry, Lakers from the 1993-94 season. The record is still yours.

Bulls' Pau Gasol receives the ovation he deserves from Lakers fans

published about 2 hours ago
Bulls' Pau Gasol receives the ovation he deserves from Lakers fans
The applause swelled as fans at Staples Center rose to their feet Thursday, generously welcoming back Pau Gasol and the memories of better times, of ... more
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Hip Hop impresario Suge Knight linked to fatal hit-and-run

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Attorney says the rap impresario -- who has a long rap sheet -- is expected to turn himself in to police

Cardinals' Peterson wins Madden Bowl over Eagles' McCoy

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SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Rain drenched the Madden Bowl party but didn't keep partygoers from being glued to the action on screens and mingling with ... more

A timeline of Suge Knight's legal and medical troubles

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A look at Death Row Records founder Marion "Suge" Knight's troubles over the past 20 years:

Iggy Azalea's Steve Madden Twitter Rant: "Most Disgusting Photo Shoot Ever"

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The pop singer didn't feel so "fancy" about the shoe brand's creative direction on their upcoming collaboration.

Lakers Edge Bulls In Double OT

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Lakers Edge Bulls In Double OT
Jordan Hill scored 26 points and forced the second overtime with a clutch jumper, and the Los Angeles Lakers snapped their nine-game losing streak in ... more

Men who post a lot of selfies more likely to be psychopaths, study shows

Researchers say men who posted more selfies to social media than others scored higher on measures of psychopathy and narcissism

March meeting to plan rebuilding of Ebola-hit states

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March meeting to plan rebuilding of Ebola-hit states
By Edmund Blair NAIROBI (Reuters) - Governments and international organisations plan to meet in March to work out how to rebuild three West African nations ... more

Immunotherapy expert discusses the concept of precision immunology and personalized medicine

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With President Obama's recent State of the Union speech addressing the launch of a national precision medicine initiative to further tackle cancer and other diseases, ... more

Study: Common pesticide may alter the development of brain's dopamine system

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A commonly used pesticide may alter the development of the brain's dopamine system -- responsible for emotional expression and cognitive function - and increase the ... more

Study examines fear influenced colorectal cancer screening decisions in UK adults

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People who worry about cancer are more likely to want to get screened for colon cancer, but feeling uncomfortable at the thought of cancer makes ... more