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Photographer Prepared For Years To Grab This Epic Supermoon Photo, Which Has Since Caught NASA's Attention

Earlier this week, the largest moon of almost 70 years could be seen around the world. This "supermoon," as it is being hailed, occurred after it …

Kenny Chesney and Pink duet for 'Setting the World on Fire'

Kenny Chesney’s <i>Cosmic Hallelujah</i> drops at the end of October, but he just shared one of the starriest bits, releasing “Setting the World on Fire,” a …

Kanye West just released a music video for Wolves

The greatest Balmain ad ever made<p>Kanye West unexpectedly dropped a video for "Wolves" featuring Sia and Vic Mensa from his album <i>The Life of Pablo</i>. The seven-minute clip is directed by Steven Klein and is essentially an extensive Balmain commercial with the fashion house's boss and Kardashian family …

Music Videos
Bill Cosby

Calvin Harris' New Squeeze Tinashe Shows Off Her Bikini Body

Making a splash!<p>While shooting an upcoming music video on Wednesday in Malibu, Tinashe showed off her curves in a bedazzled red bikini.<p>The singer, …

Pretty Little Liars star Troian Bellisario talks Taylor Swift and Kim Kardashian

You can add the “Taylor Swift-Kim Kardashian/Kanye West feud” to a list of things Troian Bellisario doesn’t want anything to do with.<p>In a new …

Cristiano Ronaldo Pushes Fan Attempting Selfie During Beverly Hills Visit

Cristiano Ronaldo had no time for selfie-seeking fans while on a visit to Beverly Hills, California, and he pushed away one young man who got a little too close.<p>A video posted by The Hollywood Fix showed Ronaldo and his entourage being pursued by a crowd of camera-wielding fans as he visited a …

Soccer

Twins' Max Kepler Becomes 3rd Rookie with 8 Homers in July

Minnesota Twins outfielder Max Kepler recently hit his eighth home run during the month of July, making this the first month in MLB history in which three rookies recorded eight or more homers, per Elias Sports Bureau (via ESPN.com).<p>The 23-year-old lefty slugger did the honors during Thursday's 6-2 …

Baseball

Steve Spurrier has a new job at Florida, and that's pretty great

The Head Ball Coach returns to Gainesville in a new role.<p>Steve Spurrier is back in college football, at least to some extent.<p>The former Florida and South Carolina (and also Duke, technically) head coach has signed on with the Florida athletics department as an "ambassador and consultant," the …

College Sports

Dolphins' Jordan reinstated after missed season

Jul 29, 2016<p>Miami Dolphins defensive end Dion Jordan has been reinstated on a conditional basis by the NFL following a yearlong suspension for his …

Football (U.S.)

Hollywood just shut down a popular KickassTorrents mirror

Almost one week ago, KickassTorrents was delivered what many thought to be a death blow, as the US government seized its domain name, switched off its servers, and arranged for its alleged owner, Ukrainian national Artem Valin, to be arrested in Poland.<p>But this was by no means the end for the …

Democrats at the DNC were divided on last week's email hack

On Wednesday, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump stared directly into a camera during a press briefing and said: "Russia, if you're listening, I hope you're able to find the 30,000 [Hillary Clinton] emails that are missing. I think you will probably be rewarded mightily by our press." …

Apple CEO Tim Cook To Host Hillary Clinton Fundraiser

Apple, like much of Silicon Valley, wants to be seen as an ally to both parties.<p>Apple's chief executive Tim Cook will host a fundraiser with Hillary Clinton next month, as the Democratic nominee becomes the first woman in American history to lead a presidential ticket of a major party.<p>Cook, joined …

The Holofone Phablet is a 7-inch Android phone / Windows PC with a built-in projector

Smartphone season is rapidly upon us, with the new versions of Samsung’s Galaxy Note and Apple’s iPhone rumored to be just around the corner. Unfortunately for those two companies, Akyumen (Pronounced like "acumen," probably) has just announced that its Holofone Phablet, which I assume is going to …

Android Phones

California Engineer Is Building A Gyrocopter-Inspired Flying Car

Escape from the desert into the sky<p>What will it take to get flying cars off the ground? Not a lack of interest: as long as there have been cars and flying machines, people have been interested in combining the two. Last month, the FAA even approved a flying car prototype as a light airplane, …

Exxon Mobil profit misses expectations; stock slides | Reuters

HOUSTON (Reuters) - Exxon Mobil Corp, the world’s largest publicly traded oil producer, posted a lower-than-expected quarterly profit on Friday due to weak crude prices and refining income, reflecting the broad malaise in the energy sector.<p>The logo of Exxon Mobil Corporation is shown on a monitor …

Oil

Chinese Consumers Are Purchasing More Smartphones, Just Not iPhones

To Yang Guangyu, ditching his iPhone is a natural decision. The 29-year-old hotel manager switched from iPhone 5s to Huawei’s Mate 8 in February because the Huawei device he got for $548 has dual Sim card slots, allowing the frequent business traveler to use both his Hong Kong and Shenzhen phone …

Mobile
McDonald's

10 things you need to know today

<b>The Bank of Japan stunned.</b> Japan's central bank shocked many by announcing only a small tweak to policy. The BOJ said it would increase the amount of exchange-traded funds it buys to an annual pace 6 trillion yen, up from its previous pace of 3.3 trillion yen. The Japanese yen is stronger by 1.7% …

Markets

JetBlue's Cuba Flights Launch August 31, Starting at Just $99

First commercial flights are coming, and they're dirt cheap.<p>This week JetBlue announced that it will begin regularly scheduled commercial flights to …

Cuba

Flight information screens in two Vietnam airports hacked

Hackers have attacked the website of a national airline and flight information screens at Vietnam’s two biggest airports, posting notices that state media said criticised the Philippines and Vietnam and their claims in the South China Sea.<p>Operators of airports in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City briefly …

China

Court ruling against North Carolina voter ID law could help Hillary Clinton

Three years after the Supreme Court deemed a key anti-discrimination provision of the Voting Rights Act unnecessary, a federal court on Friday ruled that a subsequently imposed North Carolina law requiring photo IDs at polling places was aimed at discouraging minority turnout.<p>The decision, just …

Italian region criminalises sale of Mussolini memorabilia

Souvenirs, gadgets and T-shirts bearing the image of former Italian dictator Benito Mussolini have been banned in the northern region where he was born after a bitter political debate.<p>The regional government of Emilia-Romagna has passed a resolution stating anyone caught selling any fascist …

Italy

Flash floods gush every day at Las Vegas Springs Preserve

Summer usually brings monsoonal rains to the Mojave Desert. For those who don't want to wait around to see the big rain, a Las Vegas attraction shows visitors just how dangerous it can be.<p>The catchphrase "turn around, don't drown" is brought to life in the Flash Flood exhibit, one of the most …

The Dude Is Very Excited About This Restaurant’s Bold Pricing Strategy

Food deserts are a real part of life in America’s underserved neighborhoods and communities. Where you live can translate directly into an inability to get good, healthy food. Often these food deserts are found in low-income urban centers where the closest fresh vegetable is a 30 minute drive …

Food

It Took Me Nine Years To Have My First Orgasm

A New York fashion executive opens up about her long journey to sexual pleasure.<p>For years I hated sex. I grew up in a Christian family where religious guilt loomed over my sexual pleasure like a dark cloud. I felt awkward even thinking about masturbating, I felt awkward to talk about sex. Sex, to …

Relationships

Everything coming to Netflix, Amazon Prime, and HBO Now in August

Get ready for The Get Down<p>The availability of movies and TV shows on streaming services is a veritable merry-go-round these days, with so many titles coming and going that it’s hard to keep things straight. So this month, I’m going to take more of a simplified approach.<p>On August 12th, the first …

Entertainment

Uber will be legal in China in November

Transport ministry to announce new regulations that allow Uber and Didi Chuxing to operate legally, with some restrictions<p>Ride-hailing services like Uber will be legal in China as of November, <i>Bloomberg</i> reports, citing a document from the country's transportation ministry. Uber and its Chinese …

Autonomous Cars

Meet the Teenage Bernie Sanders Delegate Who Helped Nominate Hillary Clinton

Before Hillary Clinton officially clinched the nomination for president at the Democratic National Convention on Tuesday, one 18-year-old Bernie …

Middle-class

Is Meow Wolf an art complex? Maybe, but it's more like an immersive Twilight Zone in Santa Fe

Santa Fe is called "The City Different," and its newest attraction certainly attests to that. In fact, "different" doesn't begin to describe the place for which "Game of Thrones" writer George R.R. Martin is the primary investor.<p>The name Meow Wolf alludes to the unique nature of what a visitor …