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The West just basically told Eastern Europe's NATO members that they're on their own if Russia attacks

The Pew Research Center has just released a monster piece of research on public attitudes toward NATO, Ukraine, and Russia.<p>Fears of Russian expansion have been making daily headlines for more than a year, since the beginning of Moscow's annexation of eastern Ukraine. But those concerns don't seem …

Russia

Residents 'grateful' as police swarm town in hunt for killers

A famed "Michigan" sandwich costs $2.25 at Ronnie's Michigan Stand on the edge of Plattsburgh, N.Y. But nowadays cops eat for free.<p>Ronnie's sits less than a quarter mile from the primary search area, where for a second week hundreds of officers marched through thick woods and deep marsh in pursuit …

Crime

11 Crazy Cool Luxury Hotels That Will Give You Insane Wanderlust

Ever wanted to sleep in a tree house? What about an igloo? It’s pretty clear that travel these days can get a bit monotonous — land, arrive at hotel, unpack, go to the beach, eat at said hotel, sleep and repeat. That’s why we’ve rounded up some extravagant travel accommodations that will scare, …

Swiss Alps

Can Samsung Succeed With A Foldable Smartphone Gimmick?

There’s no doubt that Samsung has built much of its marketing efforts this year around the ‘edge’ concept. This curve on the screen was first seen in a variant of the Galaxy Note 4 and was demonstrated at the IFA conference in Berlin during 2014. The Galaxy Note Edge subsequently saw a limited …

Mobile

Apple, Spotify, and Google are preparing for a gruesome music war — but there's not much to fight over yet

First it was the record. Then came the cassette tape, followed by the compact disc, and, finally, the MP3.<p>Now some of the biggest tech companies are betting that people around the world are eager to pony up and pay a monthly fee to have access to nearly every song ever made at anytime.<p>But the truth …

Music Industry

UK under pressure to respond to latest Edward Snowden claims

Sunday Times says Downing Street believes Russia and China have hacked into American whistleblower’s files, endangering US and British agents<p>Downing Street and the Home Office are being challenged to answer in public claims that Russia and China have broken into the secret cache of Edward Snowden …

Nepal Earthquake: 4-Month-Old Baby Rescued After 22 Hours Buried Beneath Rumble

As the death toll in the Nepal earthquake continues to climb, more amazing stories of survivors are emerging.<p>A 4-month-old baby was rescued from the …

Cute Animals

The Dictionary Of Obscure Sorrows Invents New Words For Powerful Emotions

The journey that a made-up word takes from invention to induction into a dictionary -- be it Oxford Online or Merriam Webster's even more selective print edition -- is arduous.<p>For the latter, decades worth of frequent use is needed, except in the rare instances that a language trend spreads …

Emily VanCamp, Gabriel Mann and More React on Twitter to Revenge Cancellation

After four seasons of scheming, drama and backstabbing on the addicting ABC hit <i>Revenge</i>, the show has officially been canceled, leaving dedicated fans …

Hollywood

The Mayweather-Pacquiao fight is shattering all revenue records — sponsorship on Pacquiao's shorts alone is worth $2.3 million

The highly-anticipated boxing match between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquaio on Saturday will likely go down as the biggest in history, on a number of counts.<p>All signs suggest the fight — which has been five years in the making — will break the all-time pay-per-view sales record— despite it …

Boxing

Who's Better at the Internet: Blake Lively or Ryan Reynolds? The Social Media Feeds Have the Answer

It’s Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds’ world – and we’re just living in it. Online, that is.<p>We don’t know how either star finds the time to maintain a …

Social Media

Caitriona Balfe on Outlander Nudity: I'm Used to Stripping in a Room of 30 People

If you’ve ever thought that <i>Outlander</i> star Caitriona Balfe brings a certain fearlessness to her performance as series heroine Claire, there’s a good …

Caitriona Balfe

At Best, Hilary Duff's First Tinder Date Was Just OK

Not even a real date, really.<p>Details on Hilary Duff's Tinder exploits continue to roll in: As previously speculated, her first IRL Tinder date did happen the same night she reunited with some of her <i>Lizzie McGuire</i> co-stars earlier this week. Except in retrospect Hilary isn't even calling it a date — …

Hilary Duff

Kristen Stewart thinks Hollywood 'is disgustingly sexist'

Kristen Stewart is getting candid for her cover story in the June 2015 issue of Harper's Bazaar U.K., opening up about weight gain, sex scenes, and the misogyny of Hollywood.<p>"Women inevitably have to work a little bit harder to be heard," that actress says of the industry. "Hollywood is …

Kristen Stewart

Mental Floss

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The Kardashians and Other Celebrities React to Bruce Jenner's Coming Out Interview

Getty Images<p>Tony Duffy—Getty Images<p>NBC/Getty Images<p>Getty Images<p>Getty Images<p>Ann Clifford—The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images<p>Maureen …

Angels reach agreement to trade Josh Hamilton to Rangers

In the end, there was no fight.<p>Josh Hamiltoncould get to go home, andAngelsownerArte Morenocould get to rid his team of the troubled outfielder and save himself a few bucks in the process.<p>The Angels agreed Friday to trade Hamilton to the<p>Texas Rangers, without getting a player in return, according …

Baseball

In suit, Blue Shield cites extravagant spending by fired executive

Blue Shield of California fired a top executive last month after he spent more than $100,000 on his corporate credit card, the company says, including on trips with girlfriend and "Sharknado" actress<p>Tara Reid.<p>The details surfaced in a countersuit the health insurance giant filed Tuesday alleging …

Corruption