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Adam Levine recently gave himself a serious hair transformation. He has been platinum blond in the past, and has even gone bald, but according to Refinery 29, Adam Levine recently gave himself a Mohawk. Adam Levine Debuts New Mohawk — 'This Is What...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Stacey Cole | Tuesday, July 26, 2016
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Kanye West is the latest famous face to star in Balmain’s FW16 ad campaign, illustrating the ongoing resurgence of the French fashion house and its ties to celebrity culture. In the ad, Yeezy is wearing the custom Balmain jacket and Fear of God...
From: Selectism | By: Aleks Eror | Monday, July 25, 2016
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Building wooden skyscrapers seems to be gaining in popularity, and now one is going up in Amsterdam. The so-called Haut tower was designed by the Dutch firm Team V Architecture and they plan to begin construction in the later part of 2017. The skyscraper...
From: Jetson Green | By: Christine Walsh | Monday, July 25, 2016
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“The reality is that Bernie...never actually said ‘I’m leading this movement'"
From: Salon.com | By: John Light, BillMoyers.com | Tuesday, July 26, 2016
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Yes, Clinton's vice-president pick has wrestled with his conscience, but he's also evolved over time in office
From: Salon.com | By: Mary Elizabeth Williams | Monday, July 25, 2016
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Montel Williams, George Foreman and Oprah and others are skeptical that the BLM rhetoric is productive
From: Salon.com | By: Carrie Sheffield | Monday, July 25, 2016
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Forty-seven years after she graduated from Wellesley College, Hillary Clinton is still having to defend her senior thesis. That’s because right-wing activists and their media allies are assailing Clinton’s research paper on Saul Alinsky, a key figure...
From: The American Prospect | By: Peter Dreier | Tuesday, July 26, 2016
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Michael Bloomberg is set to endorse presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton at the Democratic National Convention, which begins today. President Obama's half-brother, Malik, say he's voting for Republican presidential nominee Donald...
From: Reason | By: Ed Krayewski | Monday, July 25, 2016
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While many criticized Donald Trump’s speech Thursday night at the Republican National Convention as largely doom and gloom, it was what the audience shouted back at the presidential nominee that has Glenn Beck worried. I said, ‘The winning campaign...
From: Free Republic | By: The Blaze | Monday, July 25, 2016
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AC may feel good but it comes with a host of problems.
From: Grist | By: Katie Herzog | Tuesday, July 26, 2016
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The history of architectural innovation is on his side.
From: Harvard Business School Publishing | By: Joshua Gans | Monday, July 25, 2016
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Transcript: Read Elizabeth Warren's speech to the 2016 Democratic National Convention The post Elizabeth Warren to the DNC: ‘This is about our values’ appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: macleans.ca | Tuesday, July 26, 2016
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For the party elders, day one of the convention was about scolding the left back together.
From: The Atlantic | By: Alex Wagner | Tuesday, July 26, 2016
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Donald Trump’s Republicans are becoming the party of blue-collar white voters, as college-educated white voters slip away.
From: The Atlantic | By: Ronald Brownstein | Tuesday, July 26, 2016
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Even as long-neglected maintenance threatens to further escalate the price of higher education, universities continue to borrow and spend record amounts on new buildings.
From: The Atlantic | By: Jon Marcus | Monday, July 25, 2016
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Rob Kardashian uploaded a short clip on Snapchat to reveal that his pregnant fiancée Blac Chyna left him bleeding after scratching him on the arm with her nails, the Daily Mail reports. In the Snapchat clip, the 29-year-old Rob is seen showing scratches...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Lawrence Arboleda | Tuesday, July 26, 2016
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When several female writers at Slate launched the in-house XX Factor blog during the 2008 presidential campaign, we weren’t entirely certain what we were doing or why. It was an idea that originated when several of us at the magazine were feeling that...
From: Slate | By: Dahlia Lithwick | Monday, July 25, 2016
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TheYBF.com has exclusively learned that Ed Hartwell has filed for divorce from Keshia Knight Pulliam after just eight months of marriage.  Details, plus what Ed has to say, inside.... We can't say we saw this one coming. We've learned that former NFL linebacker...
From: Young Black and Fabulous | By: Natasha | Tuesday, July 26, 2016
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The Democratic Party repudiates the tough language they embraced before, while the Republican Party is entangled with intensions in conservative circles.
From: Business Insider | Tuesday, July 26, 2016
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Transcript: Read Bernie Sanders' plea to the 2016 Democratic National Convention to vote for Hillary Clinton The post Bernie Sanders at the DNC: ‘Much more needs to be done’ appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: macleans.ca | Tuesday, July 26, 2016
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Here is the Vermont senator’s speech as prepared for delivery.
From: Politico | Tuesday, July 26, 2016
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You could not ask for a clearer, easier-to-read, more informative guide to facial recognition and machine learning thank Adam Geitgey's article, which is the latest in a series of equally clear explainers on machine learning, aimed at non-technical people...
From: Boing Boing | By: Cory Doctorow | Monday, July 25, 2016
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The USC-Lockheed Martin Quantum Computing Center (QCC) based at the USC Information Sciences Institute (ISI) has been upgraded — to 1,098 qubits from 512. The D-Wave 2X™ processor is enabling QCC researchers to continue their efforts to close the...
From: Next Big Future | By: brian wang | Monday, July 25, 2016
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As google continually looks for ways to reduce the appeal of ad-blocking software, their new advertising system shows promise. They claim they are now testing a new system that will make advertisements load in a third of the time, reducing battery drain...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Josh MacDonald | Tuesday, July 26, 2016
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There are very few development challenges that do not come with trade-offs. And on most first-order determinants of development, the trade-offs raise disturbing and difficult questions. This is so even when the change is morally, socially, and economically...
From: Urbanomics | By: Gulzar Natarajan | Tuesday, July 26, 2016
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The crowd's response: 'Bernie, Bernie' The post Sarah Silverman to Sanders holdouts: ‘You’re being ridiculous’ appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: The Associated Press | Tuesday, July 26, 2016
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Behind the allegations of a Russian hack of the DNC is the Kremlin leader's fury at Clinton for challenging the fairness of Russian elections.
From: Politico | By: Julia Ioffe | Monday, July 25, 2016
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Two Turkish generals serving in Afghanistan and a former Istanbul governor have been detained as part of a crackdown in the wake of Turkey's July 15 failed coup....
From: Fox News | Tuesday, July 26, 2016
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From clamping down on free speech to interventionist foreign policy to growing government, the Democratic nominee is way out of step.
From: Reason | By: Nick Gillespie | Monday, July 25, 2016
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Not sure why this happened every day, but admittedly, it did. I ate healthy most of the day, with my green protein smoothies for breakfast, perfectly-packed mason jar salads for lunch, and fresh fruit and nuts for snacks. I felt like my diet up until...
From: FitSugar | By: Jenny Sugar | Monday, July 25, 2016
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You now have a guilt-free excuse to chow down on that chocolate cake. Here's why dessert can be good for you, according to science.
From: Reader's Digest | By: Brooke Nelson | Tuesday, July 26, 2016
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Get yourself and your family fit without blowing up your daily schedule.
From: WebMD | Monday, July 25, 2016
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Stephanie White clutched a stack of photos while sitting in a chair in her home. The television was on, loud, and turned to the local news. A story came on about the mass shooting at a nightclub that took her baby's life....
From: Fox News | Tuesday, July 26, 2016
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Australia's prime minister ordered a sweeping investigation Tuesday into allegations that teenagers were abused at a juvenile detention center, and suggested that there had been an institutional cover-up of the scandal....
From: Fox News | Tuesday, July 26, 2016
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Foreign nationals who buy real estate in Metro Vancouver would pay an additional property transfer tax of 15 percent under legislation being proposed by the British Columbia government....
From: Fox News | Monday, July 25, 2016
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There are plenty of gripes that your choices in Telltale's point-and-click adventure games don't make a difference in how their stories play out. But with the studio's take on Batman, that appears to be changing. What's more, you won't be the only on......
From: Engadget | By: Timothy J. Seppala | Tuesday, July 26, 2016
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Cyanogen Inc.'s co-founder, Steve Kondik, says the company isn't "pivoting to apps" despite reports that it's laying off 20 percent of its staff to change focus. However, Kondik didn't deny the job cuts in his post on the CyanogenMod blog and even ad......
From: Engadget | By: Mariella Moon | Tuesday, July 26, 2016
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If you're one of the millions of Pokémon Go addicts, you know that waking life carries a new, unrelenting question: what Pokémon are around me right now? The need to keep trying to catch them all has probably soured a few dates...
From: Engadget | By: David Lumb | Monday, July 25, 2016
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The administration of Mayor Bill de Blasio, who pledged to build or preserve 200,000 affordable apartments upon taking office in 2014, has financed the creation or preservation of nearly 53,000 such units so far.
From: New York Times | By: CHARLES V. BAGLI | Tuesday, July 26, 2016
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Vindu Goel, reporting for the NYT: Verizon, seeking to build an array of digital businesses that can compete for users and advertising with Google and Facebook, announced on Monday that it was buying Yahoo’s core internet business for $4.83 billion...
From: Daring Fireball | By: John Gruber | Monday, July 25, 2016
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The Verizon boss, Lowell McAdam, is betting the deal will help attract digital advertisers by meshing Yahoo with AOL, which Verizon bought last year.
From: New York Times | By: JENNIFER SABA | Monday, July 25, 2016
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Now that there are better treatments for hepatitis C in adults, doctors hope the drugs soon will be approved for use in children who were infected at birth. But many at-risk infants don't get tested.
From: NPR | By: Elana Gordon | Tuesday, July 26, 2016
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More students are getting affordable payments, a new report says. But they might not be the ones who really need it.
From: NPR | By: Anya Kamenetz | Tuesday, July 26, 2016
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DNC officials, congressional leaders and even the icons of the party's progressive wing were subjected to jeers, catcalls and chants from an element of the audience on the convention's first day.
From: NPR | By: Ron Elving | Tuesday, July 26, 2016
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