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Infertility treatment is a numbers game in some respects: How many treatments will it take to conceive a child? And how much can you afford? Even as insurance plans are modestly improving their coverage of such treatments, clinics and others are coming...
From: Kaiser Health News | By: Michelle Andrews | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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Joe Romm at Climate Progress writes Labor Day 2050: Global Warming And The Coming Collapse Of Labor Productivity: Global warming is projected to have a serious negative impact on labor productivity this century. Here is a look at what we know. In 2013,...
From: Daily Kos | By: Meteor Blades | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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Paul Krugman is wondering hard about why fear of inflation so haunts the wealthy and well-off. Like many people on the Keynes-o-monetarist side of the economic punditry, he is puzzled. After all, aren’t “rentiers” — wealthy debt holders — often...
From: Interfluidity | By: Steve Randy Waldman | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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Eurocopter's AS 550 Fennec and Bell Textron's 407 were competing for the Indian Army contract for 197 light helicopters to replace its aging fleet of Chetaks (Alouette II) and Cheetahs (Alouette III). Now the whole tender is being reissued, which may...
From: Defense Industry Daily | By: Joe Katzman | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Lauren Tilton is co-director, and Laura Wexler is Primary Investigator of Photogrammar, a Yale University project that has organized and mapped photographs taken for the Farm Security Administration and Office of War Information from 1935 to 1946.
From: NPR | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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Global warming is projected to have a serious negative impact on labor productivity this century. Here is a look at what we know.The post Labor Day 2050: Global Warming And The Coming Collapse Of Labor Productivity appeared first on ThinkProgress....
From: Climate Progress | By: Joe Romm | Monday, September 1, 2014
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The hollowing out of corporate strengths to enable short-term profiteering by the handful at the top leads to systemic fragility.Anonymous comments on message boards must be taken with a grain of salt, but this comment succinctly captures the underbelly...
From: Of Two Minds | By: Charles Hugh Smith | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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A glitch revealed the exact location of 630,157 Grindr users in 131 countries, including 134 in North Korea.
From: AmericaBlog | By: John Aravosis | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Surfers have been battling with landowners over access to beaches on America’s West Coast for years, but NBC News reports that the highest profile case of the lot to date involves some hard line action from a surprising adversary – billionaire Democrat...
From: Inhabitat | By: Colin Payne | Monday, September 1, 2014
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A canvassing of 2,558 experts and technology builders about where we will stand by the year 2025 finds striking patterns in their predictions, reports the Pew Research Center’s Internet Project. In their responses, these experts foresee an ambient...
From: Putting People First | By: Experientia | Monday, September 1, 2014
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A pub in South Korea posted a notice turning away Africans "due to Ebola virus," and a Nigerian millionaire preacher is offering to cure Ebola patients with his special water.
From: Global Voices | By: Elizabeth Tamblin | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Apple and iPhone users know that iCloud is the very worst product Apple makes. iCloud is the online storage facility that Apple uses to backup and coordinate your iTunes, contacts lists, and — as about 100 celebrities including Jennifer Lawrence have...
From: Business Insider | By: Jim Edwards | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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By Alpha Strategist: (click to enlarge) Exhibit 1 Source: Yahoo Finance Giant Industrial Innovator Beats The Indices Honeywell (NYSE:HON) is one of the largest technology-based industrial and diversified companies in the world. It is an inventor and...
From: Seeking Alpha | By: Alpha Strategist | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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How unusual names, under certain circumstances, can score success.
From: Miller McCune | By: Ryan Jacobs | Monday, September 1, 2014
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The towers attack the baseband radio in your phone and use it to hack the OS; they're only visible if you're using one of the customized, paranoid-Android, post-Snowden secure phones, and they're all around US military bases. Read the rest...
From: Boing Boing | By: Cory Doctorow | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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The Kurdish pesh merga collapse left tens of thousands of defenseless residents in ISIS’ path, further calling into question fundamental assumptions about Iraq’s security....
From: New York Times | By: AZAM AHMED | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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ATLANTA — Apple Inc.’s iCloud service may have been used to illegally access nude photos of actress Jennifer Lawrence and other celebrities, raising security concerns as the company prepares to unveil its newest iPhone.
From: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | By: Duane D. Stanford / Bloomberg News | Monday, September 1, 2014
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NATO's secretary general says the plan 'responds to Russia's aggressive behavior' and equips NATO to respond to all security challenges, wherever they arise....
From: Christian Science Monitor | Monday, September 1, 2014
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NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Cairo Santos did more to win the Kansas City Chiefs' kicking job than Ryan Succop did to lose it. Succop hit on all three of his ......
From: ESPN | Monday, September 1, 2014
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As dozens of celebrities dismiss, deny, explain or fire back over the leak of an untold number of nude or compromising photos reportedly stolen from their Apple iCloud accounts, some security experts think they know how the leak started. See also: The...
From: Mashable | By: Lance Ulanoff | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Seventy-five years ago today, Nazi Germany invaded Poland, kicking off World War II in Europe. Two weeks later, the Soviet Union would join and invade Poland too. In 1941, Adolf Hitler would turn on the Soviet Union, driving that country to the Allied...
From: Reason | By: Ed Krayewski | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Tech experts say hackers may have gained access to cellphone pictures of Jennifer Lawrence, Kate Upton and others in the iCloud via the "Find My iPhone" app...
From: Time | By: Justin Worland | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Apple is expected to introduce a new mobile payment service on Sept. 9, which is expected to be a standout feature in the new iPhone 6. But based on Nielsen data from July, which was charted for us by Statista, most people are using mobile payments...
From: Business Insider | By: Dave Smith | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Iraq's outgoing prime minster pledged Monday to turn his country into "a big grave" for Sunni militants from the Islamic State group and commended security forces who achieved a rare victory over insurgents by ending the siege of a Shiite town....
From: Fox News | Monday, September 1, 2014
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After intensive examination of file data leaked by one or more hackers, suspicion grows that iCloud backups were source of pictures though precise method of attack still unclearSecurity experts are warning that there could be many more compromised celebrity...
From: The Guardian | By: Charles Arthur | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Nigerian military officials say they killed about 70 Boko Haram fighters when the Islamic extremists attacked the northeastern town of Bama Monday morning.
From: Fox News | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Mediators held talks on the Ukrainian conflict on Monday, even as President Vladimir V. Putin accused Kiev of seeking to avoid autonomy for southeastern Ukraine....
From: New York Times | By: NEIL MacFARQUHAR | Monday, September 1, 2014
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The New York Times reports that, "At Risk in Senate, Democrats Seek to Rally Blacks." Specifically, the Times says Democrats are trying to mobilize African-Americans outraged by the shooting in Ferguson, Mo., to help them retain control of at least...
From: Reason | By: Nick Gillespie | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Jennifer Lawrence, Kate Upton and Ariana Grande are among the high-profile celebrities who apparently fell victim to a massive alleged iCloud hack late Sunday night, when someone exposed collections of nude photos that they had purportedly saved on their...
From: Mashable | By: Samantha Murphy Kelly | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Naked photos of Kate Upton, Jennifer Lawrence, Ariana Grande, Mary Winstead and many other celebrities were leaked online on Sunday, reportedly via an iCloud hack. Hundreds of nude images were posted on the 4Chan website on Sunday after hackers broke...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Cheryl P | Monday, September 1, 2014
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The list of hacked accounts reportedly includes those of Jennifer Lawrence, Kate Upton, Rihanna, Kirsten Dunst, Selena Gomez and, of course, the omnipresent Kim Kardashian. Apple, however, has not yet confirmed it has plugged the vulnerability....
From: VentureBeat | By: Barry Levine | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Engadget reports that Apple has fixed a major bug in its Find My iPhone software that allowed hackers to gain access to iCloud accounts. The fix comes just hours after a hacker leaked hundreds of nude celebrity photos on 4chan in return for Bitcoin donations....
From: Free Republic | By: Business Insider | Monday, September 1, 2014
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A sophisticated, vibrant metropolis of over 7 million people deserves the right to nominate candidates for its top job...
From: Time | By: Emily Rauhala | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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A senior Lebanese security official says that the military has received the remains of a soldier who was held by Islamic militants and believed decapitated.
From: Fox News | Monday, September 1, 2014
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A response to the Boistö Group's 24-step agenda for resolving the crisis...
From: The Atlantic | By: Uri Friedman | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Every summer for the past 14 years, Jeff Gates has taken a picture of his two daughters hugging on a ferry boat as they travel to their summer home on the Jersey Shore. This year, as he was completing the annual ritual, a stranger came up to him and...
From: Reason | By: Lenore Skenazy | Monday, September 1, 2014
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The ability to gain access to Apple's iCloud accounts has been an open secret amongst users of porn message boards for years, with enterprising users charging others to "rip" accounts and share nude photos. As MailOnline reports, AnonIB was the anonymous...
From: Business Insider | By: James Cook | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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A security alert over a suspected bomb has shut down the main motorway through Belfast, triggering traffic chaos on the 20th anniversary of the Irish Republican Army's cease-fire....
From: Fox News | Monday, September 1, 2014
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September 1, 2014 (WASHINGTON) – The United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is set to announce that citizens of South Sudan who were present in the United States on or before September 2, 2014 will be allowed to apply for work permits...
From: Sudan Tribune | By: SudanTribube.com | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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We'd like to present this story from Career Contessa, an online platform guiding career-driven women to success. This Contessa offers us a behind-the-scenes peek into life as an assistant to one of the most lovable celebrities in the biz - Giuliana Rancic!...
From: SavvySugar | By: Stephanie-Wong | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Twenty-five years after Francis Fukuyama's landmark essay, liberal democracy is increasingly beset. Its defenders need to go back to the basics....
From: The Atlantic | By: Timothy Stanley | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Remembering the radical past of a day now devoted to picnics and back-to-school sales...
From: The Atlantic | By: Chad Broughton | Monday, September 1, 2014
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The Nagas in Ukhrul are protesting the ban on rallies and the militarisation of their home, which defies decade-long ceasefire between Naga separatists and the Indian Government.
From: Global Voices | By: Rezwan | Sunday, August 31, 2014
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While conducting a penetration test of a major Canadian retailer, Rob VandenBrink bought something from the store. He later found his own credit card number buried in its systems, a major worry.The retailer, which has hundreds of stores across Canada,...
From: PC World | By: Jeremy Kirk, IDG News Service | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi September 1 sought Japan's help for clean energy, skill development and announced setting up a special management team in his office to facilitate trade between the two countries. Modi, on his first major foreign...
From: Voice of America | By: Reuters | Monday, September 1, 2014
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I’m with a problem trying to enable GSS-TSIG with BIND 9.10. Before I start describing what I’ve done, I would like to say that I’ve already done this in in another domain without any problems. So I think I’m missing something very specific....
From: Server Fault | By: Vinícius Ferrão | Monday, September 1, 2014
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I was telling Swamp Rabbit about my Labor Day Weekend trip to Atlantic City, where three casinos are closing and more than 5,700 casino workers are being laid off over the next two weeks. “Closed” stickers were slapped onto the Showboat’s front...
From: Suburban Guerrilla | By: odd man out | Monday, September 1, 2014
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AUSTRALIA will enter a historic partnership with NATO at the group’s summit in Wales this week, giving the Australian Defence Force greater access to the planning and decision-making of the world’s most powerful military alliance. US President Barack...
From: Free Republic | By: The Australian | Monday, September 1, 2014
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But those two campaigns offer clues on how it should be done
From: Time | By: Mark Thompson | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Happiness is a state of mind. If you're willing to adopt a different approach to your actions, you can achieve it...
From: Time | By: Matt Vella | Sunday, August 31, 2014
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