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Transforming a Pink Floyd icon

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Ever since it appeared on the cover of Animals, Pink Floyd's 1977 album, Battersea Power Station in London has been famous around the world.

Where Are All the Hacked Pics of Men?

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Where Are All the Hacked Pics of Men?
From Scarlett Johansson to Jennifer Lawrence, the victims of hack attacks are almost never men—part of a bigger problem with sexist internet culture
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Houston Astros Fire Manager Bo Porter

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Houston Astros Fire Manager Bo Porter
(HOUSTON) — The Houston Astros fired manager Bo Porter on Monday, saying the dismissal had less to do with the team’s 59-79 record than the need for “new direction” and a “united message throughout the entire organization.” Porter was in his second season with the Astros and was succeeded by interim manager Tom Lawless, who…
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Were Neanderthals artists?

Study of engravings in Gibraltar cave could be final nail in the coffin of hypothesis that Neanderthals were cognitively inferior to modern humans

Ukraine rebels soften demand for independence

Insurgents from eastern Ukraine pull back demands and say autonomy and amnesty may be enough to strike a peace deal

Bad weather for 2050 as TV forecasters predict climate change

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Imaginary television weather forecasts predicted floods, storms and searing heat from Arizona to Zambia within four decades, as part of a United Nations campaign on ... more

Uruguay: Guantanamo prisoner transfer not imminent

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MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay (AP) — A plan to resettle six men held at the U.S. Navy base in Guantanamo in Uruguay is still being negotiated and ... more

Murray beats Tsonga in 3 long sets at US Open

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Murray beats Tsonga in 3 long sets at US Open
NEW YORK (AP) — Andy Murray pulled out the sort of tough win he had been missing this year, beating Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in three long ... more

Castillo, Valbuena Help Cubs Beat Brewers 4-2

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Castillo, Valbuena Help Cubs Beat Brewers 4-2
Welington Castillo homered and drove in three runs, Luis Valbuena also hit a home run and the Chicago Cubs beat the Milwaukee Brewers 4-2 Monday.

Fast-Food Workers Seeking Higher Wages Plan Another Strike

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Fast-Food Workers Seeking Higher Wages Plan Another Strike
Labor organizers hope to recruit home health care aides to join in protests in 100 cities on Thursday.

Cicero Police Nab ‘No Boundaries Bandit’ Suspect

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Cicero Police Nab ‘No Boundaries Bandit’ Suspect
Rodrigo Medellin, 31, was charged with multiple counts of armed robbery and other felonies, including aggravated assault to a police officer and aggravated fleeing and ... more

Space Launch Schedule For September 2014

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Space Launch Schedule For September 2014
Missions launching to space in September 2014

Demonstrators Call For Raising Minimum Wage At Rally Outside Pullman Walmart

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Demonstrators Call For Raising Minimum Wage At Rally Outside Pullman Walmart
Some four dozen demonstrators gathered as close as they could get to the Walmart in Pullman to demand a boost in the minimum wage, reports ... more

Were Neanderthals artists?

Study of engravings in Gibraltar cave could be final nail in the coffin of hypothesis that Neanderthals were cognitively inferior to modern humans

4chan, the Site at Heart of Celebrity Photo Scandal

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The scandal over hacked nude photos of Jennifer Lawrence, Kate Upton and other celebrities has renewed focus on a maverick website that has been linked ... more

Inquiries Begin Into Nude Celebrity Photo Leaks

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Online posting of nude photos of Jennifer Lawrence, other stars, prompt inquiries

Why Beats headphones are so ridiculously overpriced

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Why Beats headphones are so ridiculously overpriced
Beats headphones aren’t exactly beloved in the audiophile community and yet Dr. Dre’s company still gets away with charging an obscene $300 per pair for ... more

Reactions: Readers’ Thoughts on Spotless Minds and Big Weddings

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Letters to the editor and online comments.

AFL finals: what now for the teams who missed out?

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AFL finals: what now for the teams who missed out?
Chin up, your clubs season may be over but there are reasons to be cheerful. Unless youre St KildaProving better than anyone that you make ... more

The Joy of Six: Brits in the NRL | Paul Connolly

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The Joy of Six: Brits in the NRL | Paul Connolly
From Ellery Hanleys brief but brilliant spell to an athletic maths teacher, some of Australian rugby leagues best importsUp until the 1960s the player drain ... more

Jordan Payton, Brett Hundley share connection against Virginia

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Jordan Payton, Brett Hundley share connection against Virginia
Wide receiver Jordan Payton talked to the media on Monday with his left hand wrapped in a bandage, athletic tape isolating his left pinkie.

Hamels, 3 Phils Relievers Combine to No-Hit Braves

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Men working: Hamels, 3 Phillies relievers combine on no-hitter to beat Braves 7-0 on Labor Day

Manchester United sends 'Chicharito' packing, lands Falcao

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Manchester United sends 'Chicharito' packing, lands Falcao
Mexican striker Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez slipped through international soccer's summer transfer window just before it closed Monday, moving from England's Manchester United to Spanish powerhouse ... more

Are You Safe To Use the Cloud After Celebrity Hack?

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Are You Safe To Use the Cloud After Celebrity Hack?
These four tips can help protect your information online

Where Are All the Hacked Pics of Men?

published about 2 hours ago
Where Are All the Hacked Pics of Men?
From Scarlett Johansson to Jennifer Lawrence, the victims of hack attacks are almost never men—part of a bigger problem with sexist internet culture

ArtsBeat: Lars von Trier Returning to TV

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Mr. Von Trier’s English-language series will be titled “The House That Jack Built,” but little else is known about it.
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Obama tries to rekindle hope in Labor Day speech

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Obama tries to rekindle hope in Labor Day speech
President Obama flew to Milwaukee for a fiery, populist speech on Labor Day, marking the informal kickoff of a push this fall to stave off ... more

Four Phillies pitchers combine to no-hit Braves

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Four Phillies pitchers combine to no-hit Braves
ATLANTA -- Cole Hamels and three Philadelphia Phillies relievers combined to pitch a no-hitter Monday, beating the Atlanta Braves, 7-0, to give a last-place team ... more

Fluorine Used In Toothpaste Formed In Dying Stars

published Fri, Aug 22 2014 23:55 GMT
Fluorine Used In Toothpaste Formed In Dying Stars
John Hopton for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online From ancient, dying stars to our toothbrushes, the chemical element fluorine which is used in toothpaste was ... more
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"Guardians of the Galaxy" is summer's biggest hit

​The intergalactic misfits of "Guardians of the Galaxy" are the summer's box-office superheroes

Miley Cyrus still loves Liam Hemsworth

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The singer opens up about her ex in an interview with with Australia's Sunday Night

Castillo, Valbuena Help Cubs Beat Brewers 4-2

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Castillo, Valbuena Help Cubs Beat Brewers 4-2
Welington Castillo homered and drove in three runs, Luis Valbuena also hit a home run and the Chicago Cubs beat the Milwaukee Brewers 4-2 Monday.

Action-packed TV might make you snack more: Study

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CHICAGO (AP) — Could action-packed TV fare make you fat? That's the implication of a new study that found people snacked more watching fast-paced television ... more

Beyoncé and Jay Z Snuggle Up at Music Festival

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The two get cozy at the Budweiser Made in America festival in Los Angeles

Could watching action movies make you fat?

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Certain types of shows encourage more high-calorie snacking than others; researchers explain why

Family dinners may help kids cope with cyberbullying

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By Kathryn Doyle NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Like victims of face-to-face bullying, kids who experience internet bullying are vulnerable to mental health and substance ... more

High-action TV shows lead to more snacking: study

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By Kathryn Doyle NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Watching high-energy TV programs might make watching calories harder, a new study suggests. With snacks freely available, ... more

Reactions: Readers’ Thoughts on Spotless Minds and Big Weddings

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Letters to the editor and online comments.

Am I Bipolar?

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Am I Bipolar?
Diagnosing bipolar disorder isn't always easy, but it's crucial to getting the right help.