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These are your 2015 Razzie winners

On the eve of the Academy Awards, the worst of cinema was honored at the Golden Raspberry Awards (aka the “Razzies”).<p>Kirk Cameron was the night’s big …

Gary Shilling says oil is going to $10

The economist and financial analyst wrote an op-ed for Bloomberg View discussing the various reasons why he thinks the price could get down to $10-20 per barrel.<p>Basically, supply keeps increasing while demand is shrinking.<p>Here's an excerpt that pretty clearly lays it out:<p>U.S. crude oil production …

Kanye West is making a video game inspired by one of his songs

The game is shaped around West's single 'Only One'<p>Kanye West is getting closer to world domination by making a video game. West stopped by Power 105.1's <i>The Breakfast Club</i> yesterday to talk about his Adidas fashion line, his upcoming album, and Kim Kardashian. Near the very end of the interview, he …

In a Curious Case for Astronomers, a Brown Dwarf Goes Missing

Starstruck<p>Scientists trained one of the world's largest telescopes on the star and found nothing.<p>Astronomers are trying to crack a strange new case: the mystery of the missing dwarf star.<p>Using one of the biggest telescopes in the world, the ESO's Very Large Telescope in Chile, researchers were on …

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Samsung Releases Galaxy S6 Teasers That Appear To Confirm Metal Design And Curved Displays

Samsung has recently posted two teasers for its upcoming flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S6. One teaser is a 45-second video on YouTube and the other is a profile photo on Instagram. Both of the teasers appear to confirm some of the rumored Galaxy S6 specifications.<p>The profile photo of the Samsung …

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The real reason Staples and Office Depot are merging: Amazon

We’ve seen this movie before.<p>The office megastore Staples, which today agreed to buy Office Depot for $6.3 billion, tried to tie the knot with its rival nearly two decades ago, only to be thwarted by the Federal Trade Commission. That was before Wal-Mart’s meteoric rise across the US and just three …

What are Katy Perry, Jennifer Lawrence, and Benedict Cumberbatch’s Nicknames in China?

During the Super Bowl halftime show, your Twitter feed probably represented some mixture of references to the “Left Shark” and “The More You Know” star and inquiries about “where Missy Elliott has been hiding the past decade!!” and “WAIT how old is Lenny Kravitz??,” all of which was likely …

'To Kill a Mockingbird' author Harper Lee will publish second book

No American author has built a reputation as impeccable as Harper Lee's, and she did it with just one book: "To Kill a Mockingbird," a powerful story of racial injustice in the pre-civil-rights South. Still one of America's most beloved books, it has sold more than 40 million copies since its 1960 …

Your iPhone has been hacked by the NSA

That iPhone in your hands? It’s been compromised by the National Security Agency through its SIM card, and government spies can access your phone through a backdoor installed on it without even needing a court order.<p>Sound scary? It is, and it’s the latest bombshell to be dropped by American …

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Sia Performs "Chandelier" and "Elastic Heart" With Dancers, Mime on "Saturday Night Live"

On last night's episode of "Saturday Night Live" (hosted by Kevin Hart), Sia put on quite a show (with her face obscured, of course). When she performed "Chandelier", she was joined by a mime performing sign language next to her. For "Elastic Heart", she was joined by two dancers, including Maddie …