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Bill Murray, after bagels and tequila, defends Miley Cyrus, in first-ever Comic-Con appearance

For the thousands of fans who lined up for hours to get into the first film presentation of this year's Comic-Con International, getting to see comic legend Bill Murray in a rare public appearance was (to quote "Caddyshack") a Cinderella story.<p>Making his debut at Comic-Con, the actor, decked out in …

Miley Cyrus

iPhone 6S Will Keep Worst iPhone 6 Feature

Hopes are building for the iPhone 6S. We know its most exciting feature, its release date and most major changes, but now a new leak is more disappointing because it confirms the worst thing about the iPhone 6 will stay for another generation…<p>The 16GB storage option. Yes, despite the bump last year …

Predicting Every NFL Team's Most Surprising Starter Ahead of Training Camp

We are closing in on that time…finally.<p>Training camps around the NFL will open later this month. That means there will be jobs available, some more than others, on all 32 teams.<p>One of our most valuables assets in keeping up with the many moves around the league is the utilization of the Ourlads …

Ben Affleck's Mad Men Mentality Caused Problems in Marriage: Source

When it comes to being a father and husband, Ben Affleck, 42, took a page right out of Don Draper s book.<p>“He s like a ’50s dad,” a source told PEOPLE …

Still the Water review – diverting Zen water-feature romance

Serene and engaging, if a little indulgent, Naomi Kawase’s feature is a prose-poem about death and love<p>This is the seventh fiction feature from 46-year-old Japanese film-maker Naomi Kawase, but her first to gain an actual UK cinema release. Her films have been generally assured of a respectful …

Make Sonoran Hot Dogs, And You'll Never Go Back

The Sonoran hot dog is a dog like no other. It's not topped with mustard and relish, the American dog's good old standbys. It hails from Northwest Mexico (near Sonora, to be more exact) and wears a costume closet's worth of hats: It's the perfect post-night-out drunk food and it fills eager …

Scottie Pippen says he was 'LeBron James before LeBron James'

When people discuss LeBron James and compare him to past players, two NBA legends come to mind: Michael Jordan and Magic Johnson. However, in an interview with the Northeast Ohio Media Group, Scottie Pippen argued that LeBron is more comparable to him:<p>"I was LeBron James before LeBron James," Bulls …

Basketball

Top 10 technologically advanced wrist watches (+Pics)

<b>4. Samsung Galaxy Gear</b><p>It is the flagship attempt at a smart-watch from a big brand. It comes with 1.6-inch Super AMOLED 320 x 320 pixel touchscreen …

The Best Beauty Looks of the Week: June 29, 2015

New York City

'Terminator Genisys' review: With Arnold, it pops. Without him, it fizzles

The recurring theme of <i>Terminator Genisys</i> is “follow a straight line and don't look back.”<p>Sarah says this to John, John says this to Kyle, Kyle says …

Ben Affleck, Jennifer Garner announce plans to divorce

Hollywood stars Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner announced plans Tuesday to divorce after ten years of marriage.<p>"After much thought and careful consideration we have made the difficult decision to divorce," a statement released by the couple said just hours after Fox411 learned the couple's …

AMC’s 'Humans' Is Closer To Reality Than You Think

The new sci-fi cable show imagines a world of Synths, but it's not far from today<p>AMC’s latest Sci-Fi show <i>Humans</i> takes us into another world. A world, that....actually, looks incredibly familiar. The streets, the cars, the landscape, the computers, all seem pretty close to our world today. Except …

NASA spies strange lone 'pyramid' on dwarf planet Ceres

The closer we get to Ceres, the more perplexing the dwarf planet grows. NASA's Dawn spacecraft has found several more bright spots as well as a pyramid-like peak jutting out of the frigid world's surface.<p>The discovery is painting an increasingly complex portrait of one of the biggest "fossils" from …

French Toast Roll Ups

Food

Best Tours in Europe 2015

From Traveler Magazine's 2015 Tours of a Lifetime<p><b>Croatia: Coastal Idyll</b><p>Hike rocky bluffs and kayak coves between wine tastings and talks on local history with this introduction to Dalmatia’s coast and islands. High point: dinner at the home of a local artist. <i>Boundless Journeys: “Dalmatian Coast</i> …

Threat from Artificial Intelligence not just Hollywood fantasy

Oxford academic Dr Stuart Armstrong warns humanity runs the risk of creating super intelligent computers that eventually destroy us all<p>From the dystopian writings of Aldous Huxley and HG Wells to the sinister and apocalyptic vision of modern Hollywood blockbusters, the rise of the machines has long …

Artificial Intelligence

Can Anything Motivate My Lazy Employees?

Dear Liz,<p>I’ve been in the Operations end of financial services for two decades now. I manage back-end processing operations and I have had excellent jobs at three very strong companies.<p>Three years ago I took a new job with my existing employer. I moved to a new location and became the manager for …

Meerkat now lets you embed live streams of Shark Week

Meerkat still exists and now it's trying to take a bite out of the live streaming competition with a new feature — and a fierce partnership.<p>The once …

Google’s artificial-intelligence bot says the purpose of living is 'to live forever'

Researchers at the company programmed an advanced type of "chatbot" that learns how to respond in conversations based on examples from a training set of dialogue.<p>And the bot doesn't just answer by spitting out canned answers in response to certain words; it can form new answers from new …

Audrey Hepburn Style: Rare Photos on Display at National Portrait Gallery in London

When we talk about fashion icons, Audrey Hepburn is at the very top of the list.<p>From cropped black pants and ballet flats to perfect LBDs, we can never get enough Audrey style. So we were pretty excited to learn that London's National Portrait Gallery is exhibiting rare photos of the Oscar-winning …

Eerily Realistic Photos Show What Our Cities Would Look Like If 'Star Wars' Invaded

In a galaxy <i>not</i> far, far away, an artist created a series of photos showing "Star Wars" battleships crash-landing on Earth. The results are startling realistic.<p>Nicolas Amiard, an art director at an ad agency based in Paris, created the photos as part of his "Star Wars" series on Behance. The images …

19 Desserts You Have To Eat Before You Die

A little while back, The Huffington Post presented a finely curated list with all the best foods one should eat before they die. Of all the types of bucket lists out there, we think ones involving food are really the most important. That's why we've taken it upon ourselves to delve deeper by …

Can you solve it? Are you smarter than Jo Nesbø?

Strangers often ask me to challenge them with mathematical brainteasers. It comes with the territory, I suppose.<p>My stock reply is to pose them Three Switches puzzle. It’s a classic that is easy to state rhetorically, and it really makes you think.<p>Can you solve it: are you smarter than a Hong Kong …

Mathematics

Even Albert Einstein needed more than curiosity to become a great physicist | Letters

While I agree with Maulfry Worthington (Letters, 19 June) that our schools should encourage more curiosity, it is unfortunate that she repeats the near-calumny that Einstein was a “patent clerk” who would “become” a great physicist. In fact Einstein worked as a technical examiner at the</i> …

Physics

Denise Richards Had The Classiest Response After Being Insulted By Charlie Sheen's Twitter Account

She's stayin' cool.

See One Guy Transform Himself into Every Kardashian With Makeup

Sure, makeup can be used to smooth over a zit or give your cheekbones a little more definition, but it can also be used to totally alter your facial features. NikkieTutorials proved that to be true in her recent video where she only applied makeup to one side of her face. If you haven’t seen those …

'If I burn out, I burn out': meet Taylor Wilson, nuclear boy genius

He fused the atom at 14, has advised the US government on counter-terrorism and plans to beat cancer – and he’s still only 21. What scares Taylor Wilson? Asking a girl for her number ...<p>Taylor Wilson has a Geiger counter watch on his wrist, a sleek, sporty-looking thing that sounds an alert in …

Genius

A Deadly Adoption review: Will Ferrell and Kristen Wiig's superb Lifetime spoof

Coming three years after Casa de mi Padre and a week before The Spoils Before Dying, A Dangerous Adoption suggests that Will Ferrell and his sometime partner in crime Kristen Wiig are determined to spoof every last TV genre they can lay their hands on. Ferrell’s Casa De Mi Padre took the Latin …

TV

Here's How To Make A Classic Margarita, Because It's A Fundamental Life Skill

Margaritas are like opinions. Everyone has one that they consider to be the best.<p>To truly find your favorite, there's a whole ridiculous world of margaritas to be guzzled. You can try tame flavors like strawberry or mango, or you can go batsh*t crazy with a chocolate marg or even -- <i>shudder</i> -- one …