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>> The “Mobile/Cell Phone Peeper Pose” is apparently my default way of getting snapped (or pity papped) and as some of the street style snaps from haute couture have emerged, I had to chortle at the fact that in every instance, the trail...
From: Style Bubble | By: stylebubble | Sunday, July 13, 2014
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I've been with my company (a major Oil and Gas E&P company) for seven years now, and I've moved domestically three times with them. My major is in Petroleum Engineering with an emphasis on Reservoir Engineering and I'm currently getting my MBA. I...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: Anonymous | Saturday, July 12, 2014
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Camille Muffat of France, an Olympic champion in the 400-meter freestyle at the 2012 London Games, is retiring....
From: New York Times | By: THE ASSOCIATED PRESS | Sunday, July 13, 2014
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What the director of marketing at American Apparel carries on business trips
From: Kevin Kelly | By: mark | Friday, July 11, 2014
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The talks follow AbbVie’s revised offer to pay about $51 billion for Shire, which has its headquarters in Ireland and is listed in London. Shire confirmed the talks on Friday but did not provide details of the discussions.
From: New York Times | By: CHAD BRAY | Friday, July 11, 2014
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Clean Energy Advocate and founder of New Energy Finance Michael Liebreich is mulling a run for mayor of LondonClean Energy Expert Michael Liebreich Might Run For Mayor Of London was originally published on CleanTechnica. To read more from CleanTechnica,...
From: CleanTechnica | By: Jake Richardson | Saturday, July 12, 2014
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Did you visit one of the M&M’s World retail stores in NYC, Las Vegas, Orlando, or London earlier this year? Did you see some adorable pint and shot glasses featuring the anthropomorphic treats? Well, you might want to stop using them, as those...
From: Consumerist | By: Chris Morran | Friday, July 11, 2014
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Man in a Suit: Julian Wild, a sculptor who “doodles in 3D”, gets a two-piece worth modelling From INTELLIGENT LIFE magazine, July/August 2014 THE MAN “You won’t pick up any Wi-Fi,” says Julian Wild, “but there are plenty of woodpigeons.”...
From: More Intelligent Life | Friday, July 11, 2014
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ColumnFrom culture and politics to sex and relationships, too many of us spend too much time living in the past. Looking back with a wink and a nod is one thing, but nursing nostalgia is quite another. I don’t recall exactly when I first heard a song...
From: EcoSalon | By: Scott Adelson | Sunday, July 13, 2014
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In their new book Thrive: The Power of Evidence-Based Psychological Therapies, Richard Layard, an economist at the London School of Economics, and David Clark, a psychologist, argue that public health policy should focus more pointedly on cognitive behavioral...
From: The Atlantic | By: Andrew Sullivan | Saturday, July 12, 2014
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A former head of the Church of England says he no longer opposes assisted dying and says the church risks "promoting anguish and pain" by objecting to moves to make it legal....
From: Fox News | Saturday, July 12, 2014
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Three weeks ago, as I arrived at my desk in a nearly empty Wimbledon press room, I thought I heard a voice coming from the next row. It lasted for just a split-second, but I got up on my toes and craned my neck to see who might be making it. There was...
From: Tennis.com | Thursday, July 10, 2014
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My three-year-old daughter recently asked if her gorgeous round belly was "fat." How am I going to raise a girl in this climate?The post On Raising Kids in the Celebrity Culture Where Being Fat Is the Ultimate Sin appeared first on Babble....
From: Babble | By: Suzanne Jannese | Thursday, July 10, 2014
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The writer on her unlikely career path, life in Berlin and writing her second novel, ThirstA few years ago, while living in east London, Kerry Hudson began noticing a man who lived in the council block opposite. "There was a big burly guy in a tracksuit,"...
From: The Guardian | By: Laura Barnett | Saturday, July 12, 2014
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He knows that many of the crowd watching him are re-living their youth. Would it be so easy for them to do so if confronted with a silver-haired troubadour long past the age of 64? For some of his contemporaries such youthful pretence is no longer an...
From: 3AM Magazine | By: 3AM | Saturday, July 12, 2014
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Argentina and Germany face off in the World Cup final on Sunday and investors in both countries will do well to be alert to potential drops on their stock markets the day after in case of defeat. With markets driven by sentiment as well as fundamental...
From: San Francisco Chronicle | By: Associated Press | Saturday, July 12, 2014
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The expansions will considerably extend Google's reach in the neighborhood and could result in considerably more corporate output from the city....
From: VentureBeat | By: Jordan Novet | Saturday, July 12, 2014
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Hidden Cash fans in Southern California; get your eagle eyes ready to find money!! Hidden Cash is the latest social interactive sensation created by Bay Area real estate investor Joseph Buzi, tweeted to his more than 70,000 followers news and clues starting...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Glenn Brock | Saturday, July 12, 2014
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Boasting an insurmountable lead in world's longest ocean race, Holden likely to arrive victorious Saturday at London finish lineThe post Canadian Eric Holden set to win round-the-world yachting race appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: The Canadian Press | Friday, July 11, 2014
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William Binney is one of the highest-level whistleblowers to ever emerge from the NSA. He was a leading code-breaker against the Soviet Union during the Cold War but resigned soon after September 11, disgusted by Washington’s move towards mass surveillance....
From: Free Republic | By: The Guardian | Saturday, July 12, 2014
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By now we've become accustomed to at least one serving of jumped-up viral bollocks per week, but it's the rare gem of a day in which we get three all at once...
From: Mediaite | By: Luke O'Neil | Saturday, July 12, 2014
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Iraq has a long and rich heritage, home for thousands of years to mighty empires – Assyria and Babylon, the Abbasid caliphate – that ruled the region once known as Mesopotamia, widely held as the cradle of western civilisation and as a major centre...
From: The Raw Story | By: The Conversation | Saturday, July 12, 2014
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Experts weigh in on where you should really be spending your beauty budget — and where you can save.The post We Asked, They Answered: Makeup Artists’ Favorite Splurges and Steals appeared first on Babble....
From: Babble | By: Christine Mikesell | Friday, July 11, 2014
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The BBC has decided not to every talk to climate skeptics again, in part based on the "evidence" of computer modelling Climate change skeptics are being banned from BBC News, according to a new report, for fear of misinforming people and to create more...
From: Coyote Blog | By: admin | Friday, July 11, 2014
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Thousands of pro-Palestinian demonstrators have turned out on the streets of London and Paris to call for an end to Israeli military strikes on Gaza.
From: Fox News | Friday, July 11, 2014
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Station Master (US$3.99) for iPhone and iPad has all the information you'd ever need to know about every station on London's Underground, Overground and Docklands Light Railway network. If you live in London, are planning a trip to London, or you......
From: TUAW | By: Matt Tinsley | Friday, July 11, 2014
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Earlier this month in London, artist Leena McCall’s Portrait of Ms Ruby May, Standing was removed from the Society of Women Artists’ annual exhibition at the Mall Galleries. London- and Berlin-based artist McCall says she was told the painting was...
From: Slate | By: Bess Lovejoy | Friday, July 11, 2014
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A glass doorknob acted as a magnifying glass, focusing sunlight into a burning beam that torched some clothing and set fire to a bedroom in a south London home. Read the rest...
From: Boing Boing | By: David Pescovitz | Friday, July 11, 2014
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Richard Quest puts the big five transatlantic carriers to the test and finds out what it takes to be a London taxi driver....
From: CNN | Friday, July 11, 2014
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Designed by Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners (RSHP) the newly completed British Museum's World Conservation and Exhibitions Centre is a key piece in the institution's significant extension scheme - which includes the Sainsbury Exhibitions Gallery, unveiled...
From: Wallpaper Magazine | Friday, July 11, 2014
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Designed by Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners (RSHP) the newly completed British Museum's World Conservation and Exhibitions Centre is a key piece in the institution's significant extension scheme - which includes the Sainsbury Exhibitions Gallery, unveiled...
From: Wallpaper Magazine | Friday, July 11, 2014
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ONE of the lesser-known of London’s many amazing sights is the Mandela Way T34 tank. This remnant of the Second World War sits on a patch of scrubland just off the Old Kent Road, surrounded by litter and weeds. Every few weeks, it changes colour, spray...
From: The Economist | Friday, July 11, 2014
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Kendra Wilkinson is embroiled in divorce drama with husband Hank Baskett, but it appears that he’s not the only one at fault. Hank was reportedly caught hooking up with transgender model Ava Sabrina London, an affair that carried on all while Kendra...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Nathan Francis | Saturday, July 12, 2014
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For the fifth year running, we took Milan by storm with our ambitious celebration of craft, creativity and collaboration during the Salone del Mobile. Assembling a star cast of designers, artists, makers and manufacturers, we tasked them to create one-off...
From: Wallpaper Magazine | Friday, July 11, 2014
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By mistake my company has booked me double baggage allowance for my flight to Dublin for a conference, so I have a capacity of 46kg. I live in London. What kind of heavy yet-hard-to-get in the UK thing should I buy to make the most of this? My only thought...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: litereally | Friday, July 11, 2014
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Part of the reason app-based car services like Uber and Hailo have become so popular is their quick service and no-fuss payments. Hailo, in particular, has bridged the gap for London's black cabs, who have widely shunned card payments due to high......
From: Engadget | By: Matt Brian | Friday, July 11, 2014
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Luke Wilson goes shirtless while enjoying a jog on the beach on Wednesday (July 9) in Los Angeles. A few weeks ago, the 42-year-old actor was dapper in a suit while attending the Affinity Real Estate Shooting Stars Benefit Closing Ball in London, England....
From: Just Jared | By: Just Jared | Saturday, July 12, 2014
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In a thread a couple of days ago, some of y’all were parsing the ever-lovin’ shit out of Glenn Greenwald’s report on NSA surveillance of Muslim-Americans. I thought it was a stretch to accuse Greenwald of gunning for the Obama administration specifically...
From: Balloon Juice | By: Betty Cracker | Friday, July 11, 2014
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Lima's taxi drivers are peeved: the local authority says they must mark their cars to distinguish them from illegal cabs at a cost of US$70-535. Drivers think it's a bluff.
From: Global Voices | By: Alex Pashley | Thursday, July 10, 2014
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'The biggest challenge was knowing which stories to tell,' says Magnus Englund, managing director of furniture store Skandium. He's referring to the new gallery which opens today in the Isokon Building - also known as the Lawn Road Flats - in Hampstead....
From: Wallpaper Magazine | Thursday, July 10, 2014
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NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Markets took a turn upward in the afternoon session Friday, though with minor gains, after spending much of the day mixed. Wells Fargo kicked off bank earnings but failed to move markets higher. The bank reported a second quarter...
From: TheStreet | By: Keris Alison Lahiff and Andrea Tse | Friday, July 11, 2014
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Just when Russia seemed to be backing away from the conflict in eastern Ukraine, it finds a new means of supporting the rebel fighters – through its justice system...
From: Time | By: Simon Shuster | Friday, July 11, 2014
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  Usher Raymond has launched a campaign to lure LeBron James back to Cleveland.   Find out what he's up to inside and see how French Montana "captioned" Khloe Kardashian's booty shot. Usher Raymond, who co-owns the Cleveland Cavaliers, wants to bring...
From: Young Black and Fabulous | By: _YBF | Friday, July 11, 2014
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NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- U.S. benchmark stock indices were little changed Friday as banking giant Wells Fargo met earnings expectations and European markets stabilized after a bout of market contagion fears. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 0.01%...
From: TheStreet | By: Andrea Tse | Friday, July 11, 2014
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Riverstone Holdings has formed a team of energy-focused leveraged finance professionals to lead the firm's expansion into credit and capital markets activities. The team includes Christopher Abbate, former managing director and head of energy leveraged...
From: PE Hub | By: Chris Witkowsky | Friday, July 11, 2014
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NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- U.S. stock futures were higher Friday as European markets recovered from a bout of market contagion fears that were sparked by a missed debt service payment by a parent company of Portugal's Banco Espirito Santo. Portugal's second-largest...
From: TheStreet | By: Andrea Tse | Friday, July 11, 2014
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Mixed day for Asian stocks, European investors expected to remain wary.Burberry to face shareholder anger over £20m executive pay dealConstruction data in the UK awaited 11.34am BST Plenty of business leaders and pop stars have been exposed for using...
From: The Guardian | By: Jennifer Rankin | Friday, July 11, 2014
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The Church of England could be set to allow its first female bishops — and not before time, says one of those tipped for the job, adding the days of women being left to arrange the flowers are gone. Rose Hudson-Wilkin thinks it would be “seismic”...
From: The Raw Story | By: Agence France-Presse | Friday, July 11, 2014
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As Scotland Yard triples the number of officers on high-profile child abuse cases, the UK struggles to find faith in its politicians...
From: Time | By: clairehoworth | Thursday, July 10, 2014
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