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13 Hashtags To Leave In 2013

New year, new #hashtags.

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The Hidden Ecosystem Of The Walmart Parking Lot

Stick around outside a Walmart long enough and you’ll notice that a lot of people actually live there. In a new series, photographer Nolan Conway documents these parking lot nomads.<p>Pull into a Walmart parking lot late at night and you’ll probably run into a few RVs that didn’t quite make it to …

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‘Sloppy’ market turns to consumer, tech earnings

SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) — With the big banks out of the way, stock investors will turn their attention to tech and consumer-driven stocks this …

Hoboken mayor: 'It's true' Christie administration withheld Sandy funds

In another controversy surrounding New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer said Sunday that Christie directly ordered the withholding of Superstorm Sandy recovery funds unless she backed a redevelopment plan he favored.<p>Appearing on CNN's "State of the Union," Zimmer said she was …

Apple needs to clamp down on its talking cats

It's 4.30 on a gloomy winter's afternoon. I'm sitting with my grandson having one of those conversations in which grandsons explain complicated stuff to their grandads. He is four years old, omniscient in the way that four-year-olds are, and tolerant of my ignorance of important matters.<p>The …

Mars Rock Mysteriously Shows Up In Images Snapped By Mars Opportunity Rover (PHOTOS)

Wait, how did <i>that</i> get there?<p>Researchers are puzzled by what some are calling a "mystery" rock on Mars. Recently spotted in photos taken by the Opportunity rover, the rock seemingly appeared out of thin air, since the object was missing in images captured nearly two weeks earlier.<p>NASA Mars …

Iraq launches Al Qaeda offensive

BAGHDAD — Iraqi government forces and allied tribal militias launched an all-out offensive Sunday to push Al-Qaeda-linked forces from a city west of Baghdad, a military official said.<p>Since late December, members of an Al Qaeda offshoot — known as the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant — have …

Sasheer Zamata’s First SNL Episode: Every Sketch

This weekend saw the much-anticipated <i>Saturday Night Live</i> debut for comedian Sasheer Zamata, who joined the show as a featured player following months …

Analysis: Oil drillers in Oklahoma hope to 'SCOOP' competitors | Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A handful of energy firms are rushing their rigs to several counties in southern Oklahoma, convinced they’ve found the next shale play to expand America’s oil boom.<p>While the number of rigs is leveling off in places like the North Dakota Bakken, oil drilling by companies …

2014: The year of the iPhone-controlled everything

There are some technologies that happened way earlier than they had any right to. Frankly, putting a man on the moon in the days when the Apollo Guidance Computer really did have less power than a pocket calculator was an insane achievement.<p>And then there are those technologies that have taken way, …

The 19 Best Moments Of Drake's "SNL"

Hey, Justin Timberlake... looks like you've got some competition.

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