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The media landscape has so many categories to cover, so many personalities that need to be kept tabs on, non-stop breaking news to cover, non-stop social media noise, and public relations professionals cheerfully giving you their respective versions...
From: The Wrap | By: Jordan Chariton | Thursday, December 18, 2014
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Will Facebook go the way of Yahoo? Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel thinks so. During the dot-com boom, Yahoo reached a $128 billion market cap on massive, fast-growing advertising revenues. Then, when the bubble burst, Yahoo's market cap shrank to less than...
From: Business Insider | By: Nicholas Carlson | Thursday, December 18, 2014
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Mut, Rob, and Alex talk with newly signed Red Sox pitcher, Wade Miley. They talk about the story that came out about the D-Backs wanting him to switch to a gluten-free diet, and what he expects coming from the N.L. West to the A.L. East.[0:00:17] ......
From: WEEI | Friday, December 19, 2014
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Are you planning to watch all 38 college bowl games? So are we. (Eventually ... time permitting.) Well, keep this guide handy: a list of the top NFL prospects and sleepers for the 2015 draft in every single game, even the ones with weird names and sponsors....
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Eric Edholm | Friday, December 19, 2014
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Rick Ross has talked about his weight loss journey in the past, as reported by the Inquisitr, dubbing his workouts “RossFit” instead of “CrossFit” – with Rick describing to the world how Ross has dropped approximately 85 pounds by changing...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Paula Mooney | Thursday, December 18, 2014
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Between iOS 8 and a new lineup of tablets from Apple, iPad users got some pretty big updates in 2014. Of course, major hardware and software updates also means a slew of new and better-than-ever apps. With all-new ways to tell stories, shoot and edit...
From: Mashable | By: Karissa Bell | Friday, December 19, 2014
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  Don’t look now but 2015 is almost here. Are you ready? We present your 2015 mood board for the new year. Complete with trends in beauty, fashion, food, and wellness. Must Have Hue // Pantone has announced that Marsala is the hue to have for 2015....
From: EcoSalon | By: Liz Thompson | Thursday, December 18, 2014
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With over 1.2 million apps, Apple's App Store is home to some of the best apps in existence. And yet the process of searching and discovering them is incredibly frustrating unless you know exactly what you're looking for. The App Store's issues with...
From: Business Insider | By: Steven Tweedie | Thursday, December 18, 2014
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If you’re disappointed you’ll no longer be able to see James Franco‘s interview skills in The Interview next week, maybe True Story can help scratch that itch. Directed by Rupert Goold, the Sundance drama sees Franco engaging in an entirely different...
From: SlashFilm | By: Angie Han | Thursday, December 18, 2014
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The Boston Red Sox are OK with players having gluten in their diets, right? Because starting pitcher Wade Miley, who they acquired last week in a trade with the Arizona Diamondbacks, says he clashed with the D-backs about his diet. Specifically about...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Mike Oz | Wednesday, December 17, 2014
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A Twitter Minute - A minute isn’t that long, is it?  What can take place in just 1 minute?  Find out what goes down on Twitter in just 60 seconds. WhoIsHostingThis? Report: U.S. Mobile Search Spend Expected To Overtake Desktop Next Year - eMarketer’s...
From: Online Marketing Blog | By: Ben Brausen | Friday, December 19, 2014
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Sometimes the most profound words and heartfelt gestures can come from the smallest people. One little girl recently showed why the innocence of a child is so special. Now, her act of kindness has been shared with the world and her words have gone viral....
From: The Inquisitr | By: Meaghan Ellis | Friday, December 19, 2014
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James Franco makes a lot of movies, many of which aren’t released for a very long time. See his 2010 documentary Saturday Night, for instance — and now you actually can, thanks to Hulu, six years after it was shot and four after it had its premiere...
From: Film School Rejects | By: Christopher Campbell | Thursday, December 18, 2014
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In a tragic end to a baseball life that once showed promise, Ryan Bolden, a former first-round pick of the Los Angeles Angels, was shot and killed Wednesday night. Bolden was just 23, and hadn't played baseball since 2013. He was drafted out of Madison...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Mike Oz | Thursday, December 18, 2014
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Canadian convenience store operator Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. said Thursday it would buy The Pantry Inc. in a $1.7 billion cash and debt deal that would expand the company's presence in the U.S. Southeast. Shares of Cary, North Carolina-based Pantry...
From: TheStreet | By: Lou Whiteman | Thursday, December 18, 2014
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(Puck Daddy presents its annual look back at the year in hockey. Check back every day through the New Year for our many lists and hot takes.)  Sometimes images stay with you longer than a video. A single moment in time, whether funny or poignant, could...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Sean Leahy | Thursday, December 18, 2014
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The goal of every NFL team is to get better. It doesn't matter if they had the worst record in the league or won a Super Bowl, all 32 franchises are trying to find ways to improve their roster. Unfortunately, due to the fickle nature of player development...
From: Bleacher Report | By: Adam Wells | Thursday, December 18, 2014
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Arkansas defensive end Trey Flowers was already on the radar of NFL scouts coming into his senior season. After putting up 63 tackles, 13.5 tackles for loss and five sacks this year and earning second team All-SEC honors, Flowers gave the scouts plenty...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Sam Cooper | Thursday, December 18, 2014
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"If you're not going to come, then I'm keeping my own teeth."The post Fed Up 9-Year-Old Scolds Forgetful Tooth Fairy in Viral Letter appeared first on Babble....
From: Babble | By: Meredith Carroll | Wednesday, December 17, 2014
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Snopes killed the urban legend, but strange and unprovable stories can still live on in film. And there’s often a grain of truth at the bottom of the most unbelievable story. For Kumiko, the Treasure Hunter, the truth is this. In 2001 a Japanese woman,...
From: SlashFilm | By: Russ Fischer | Wednesday, December 17, 2014
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If the Chicago Bears were willing to bench Jay Cutler for Jimmy Clausen, it seems like anything is on the table for the franchise and Cutler going forward. The Bears made a mistake signing Cutler to a massive contract last offseason, and now they might...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Frank Schwab | Thursday, December 18, 2014
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NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Here are 10 things you should know for Thursday, Dec. 18: 1. -- U.S. stock futures were rising Thursday and European stocks gained after the Federal Reserve said it would remain "patient" in its approach to raising interest...
From: TheStreet | By: Joseph Woelfel | Thursday, December 18, 2014
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The Memphis Grizzlies and San Antonio Spurs have one of the best on-court rivalries in the NBA, dating back to the former's upset of the top-seeded latter in the first round of the 2011 playoffs through a 2013 conference finals in which the Spurs outplayed...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Eric Freeman | Thursday, December 18, 2014
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Tim Burton‘s Batman movies aren’t exactly what you’d call cheerful, but even he thinks the modern-day superhero could stand to lighten up a little. “Maybe we need to see a happy superhero?” he suggested. Or maybe he just wants to see the genre...
From: SlashFilm | By: Angie Han | Tuesday, December 16, 2014
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Duchess Kate wore a hoodie, and people are going crazy over her dressed down look. Always so prim and proper, Kate Middleton showed off her laid back side during a visit to the 23rd Poplar Beaver Scout Colony on Tuesday evening. According to USA Today,...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Effie Orfanides | Wednesday, December 17, 2014
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Prison will always define Michael Vick. But in a very tangible way, he's almost shed one of the heaviest burdens of his days behind bars: an $18 million debt. Vick's career out of prison, six seasons, is now as long as his career before it. But as ESPN's...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Jay Busbee | Wednesday, December 17, 2014
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The San Francisco Giants haven't done much this offseason beyond getting sized for their World Series rings. They earned the bronze medal in the Jon Lester sweepstakes. They haven't addressed their need in left field. They watched Pablo Sandoval leave...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Mike Oz | Wednesday, December 17, 2014
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Robert Pattinson looked at a townhouse in Brooklyn, New York, and sources say that he’s seriously considering buying a place on the east coast. According to Yahoo! News, the Twilight actor has been bouncing between New York, Los Angeles, and London,...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Effie Orfanides | Wednesday, December 17, 2014
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Because I’m in the final stages of workup for tomorrow night’s Book Release Party, I had no plans to write today.  The queue includes blank-so-far reports on Delino DeShields Jr., Kyle Blanks, and Kyuji Fujikawa, but after writing eight times...
From: Newberg Report | By: Jamey Newberg | Wednesday, December 17, 2014
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Danny Ainge finally decided it was time to send the last standing piece of his 2008 championship roster on its way. It was the right move, there’s no doubt about it. But couldn’t it have been done sooner? Ainge’s Plan A was no secret: Find a star...
From: WEEI | By: Julian Edlow | Friday, December 19, 2014
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NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- eBay shares are down 0.7% to $57.13 in trading on Friday after an SEC filing revealed that the online retailer was paying outgoing CEO John Donahoe a $23 million package not to leave the company before it's planned spin off of...
From: TheStreet | By: Tony Owusu | Friday, December 19, 2014
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Creative Commons licenses let people without expansive legal teams license their creative work for use in other creative projects: a piece of Creative Commons-licensed music could appear in a podcast or a video, for example, or a photo could be used...
From: Consumerist | By: Laura Northrup | Friday, December 19, 2014
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The Timberwolves' rebuilding effort took another turn Friday in a trade of veterans Corey Brewer and Ronny Turiaf to the Houston Rockets, according to a Yahoo report.
From: St. Paul Pioneer Press | Friday, December 19, 2014
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To boost a defense that allowed 59 points in the Big Ten Championship, Wisconsin will look toward a player who played primarily on offense this season. According to the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, quarterback Tanner McEvoy was working with the first-team...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Sam Cooper | Friday, December 19, 2014
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You might have heard that Sony Entertainment executives decided to pull Hollywood satire "The Interview," starring James Franco and Seth Rogen that has been condemned by the North Korean government. It's not a football story. But President Barack Obama...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Eric Edholm | Friday, December 19, 2014
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The Hawaii athletic department has asked the state of Hawaii for $6 million over two years to cover anticipated budget shortfalls. The school made the request on Thursday. From Hawaii News Now: "We do need additional support for athletics,” UH Manoa...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Nick Bromberg | Friday, December 19, 2014
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Should we be expecting an Ed Sheeran wedding...or even a baby soon? The ginger singer recently opened up to Yahoo Celebrity about his relationship with Greek beauty Athina Andrelos, and lets just say we shouldn't prep ourselves for anything too serious...
From: Just So You Know | By: Ashley Rose | Friday, December 19, 2014
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The Minnesota Timberwolves' wing is a little less crowded after Friday, as they've agreed to trade swingman Corey Brewer to the Houston Rockets. Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports first reported the deal: Brewer, 28, is averaging 10.5 points, 3.9 rebounds...
From: Bleacher Report | By: Tyler Conway | Friday, December 19, 2014
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Rondo is gone. Jeff Green and Brandon Bass could next. After years and years of Rajon Rondo rumors, a deal was finally completed Thursday night that ended his career in Celtics green. It is the end of an era, and sets the Celtics on course for a complete...
From: Celtics Blog | By: Ryan Sharry | Friday, December 19, 2014
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It’s about time. Following in the footsteps of Google, Microsoft, Facebook, and practically every other major tech firm that claims to care about the environment, eBay has finally announced it will not renew its membership with the ultraconservative American...
From: Pando Daily | By: David Holmes | Friday, December 19, 2014
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Recent reports that a team of archaeologists from Utah’s Brigham Young University have begun excavating an ancient cemetery containing one million mummies has Egypt’s Ministry of Antiquities begging to differ. He’s also threatening to stop the...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Anne Kennedy | Friday, December 19, 2014
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The NHL’s mumps ‘Team Zero’ is clear and obvious to Ducks defenseman Francois Beauchemin. “I tell everybody who said the mumps started in Anaheim, if you look back from where players started missing games the first team that had some kind of...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Josh Cooper | Friday, December 19, 2014
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Raycom Media Camellia Bowl South Alabama (6-6) vs. Bowling Green (7-6) Montgomery, Ala. Dec 20, 2014 This is not a good matchup, especially considering the way these teams finished their respective seasons. South Alabama won just one of its final five...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Graham Watson | Friday, December 19, 2014
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The Miami Marlins have reportedly added another everyday player to the lineup they're overhauling, while the New York Yankees added a young pitcher who they're hoping has his best days ahead of him. The Yankees sent the versatile Martin Prado to the...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Mike Oz | Friday, December 19, 2014
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Another quarterback injury has changed the perception of the Arizona Cardinals again, at least in the betting line. The Cardinals are the biggest underdogs ever for an 11-3 team, going back to when it was first tracked in 1980, according to OddsShark.com....
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Frank Schwab | Friday, December 19, 2014
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NEW YORK - Embattled actor Stephen Collins says he's not a pedophile and insists he has inappropriately touched a minor just once. In an interview with Yahoo's Katie Couric posted online Friday, the "7th Heaven" star described himself instead as someone...
From: Tampa Tribune | Friday, December 19, 2014
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Two of this offseason’s busiest teams are about to cross paths. The Red Sox and...
From: NESN | By: Ricky Doyle | Friday, December 19, 2014
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A new firm, Hyperloop Transportation Technologies, is developing plans to makes the tubes a reality - and it has recruited experts from around the world.The crowdsourced firm has around 100 engineers on the projects, and nearly all of them have day jobs...
From: Next Big Future | By: brian wang | Friday, December 19, 2014
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Today Yahoo released an updated product report for 2014, which highlights the closure of several regional sites. Yesterday the company shut down regional homepages in Colombia, Peru, Venezuela, and Chile. Users trying to access these sites will be redirected...
From: VentureBeat | By: Ruth Reader | Friday, December 19, 2014
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Many fans take to public forums to push for an ouster of various people in their favorite organization. Talk radio, message boards, article commenters etc.  But when a fan or fan group puts its money where its mouth is ... that's a little different....
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Josh Cooper | Friday, December 19, 2014
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