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Jennifer Lawrence on nude photos: Angry, yes. But apologetic? No way

Jennifer Lawrence is saying a lot about those nude photos of her that were stolen, but she's not saying she's sorry.<p>And that, friends, is why she didn't blast out a statement right after the pictures were posted online Aug. 30: Everything she wrote just made her cry or get angry, she tells Vanity …

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6 Mouth-Watering Cheeseburger Recipes You Can't Swiss Out On

Swiss, blue cheese, Monterey Jack— it all tastes so much better when melted over a giant, juicy burger cooked on your very own home grill.<p>In honor of …

“Gone Girl” didn’t botch the “cool girl” speech — it clarified it

Remember how dudes glorified “Fight Club”? It’s happening with women and “Gone Girl,” too<p>Spoiler alert: Amy Dunne, the titular missing person of “Gone Girl,” Gillian Flynn’s novel-turned-David Fincher film, is a psychopath. I state the obvious, because apparently it’s not so obvious. The lady fakes …

Peyton Manning promises to freeze out receiver who joked about his age

After Peyton Manning threw his 500th touchdown pass on Sunday, some wise-cracking teammate made a joke about how long the 38-year-old quarterback has been in the league. Peyton divulged the line, then his plan for retribution.<p>“But yeah, somebody asked me if for my first [touchdown pass], ‘did we …

Jennifer Lawrence: 'It's my body, and it should be my choice'

Acclaimed actress Jennifer Lawrence (The Hunger Games series, <i>X-Men: Days of Future Past</i>) is speaking out about the nude photo scandal that violated her privacy a month ago.<p>In an interview with Vanity Fair, she spoke strongly about the hackers that leaked her photos online, and about people who …

Inside a Russian malware scheme that hijacked 500,000 computers

The group stayed under the radar and ahead of antivirus scans<p>At its peak, the malware ring had control of half a million computers, using keystroke logging to harvest banking passwords and then putting the computers to work in a botnet. By growing slowly and staying one step ahead of anti-virus …

Government Set Up A Fake Facebook Page In This Woman’s Name

A DEA agent commandeered a woman’s identity, created a phony Facebook account in her name, and posted racy photos he found on her seized cell phone. The government said he had the right to do that. Update: Facebook has removed the page and the Justice Department said it is reviewing the …

The 1918 Flu Killed 40 Million People. This Man Is Re-Creating the Virus.

Yoshihiro Kawaoka caused a global uproar by re-creating history's deadliest flu virus. That might sound crazy. But when a real influenza pandemic strikes, you're going to want him on your side.<p><b>BREAKTHROUGH</b><p><b>WHO</b> Yoshihiro Kawaoka University of Wisconsin–Madison<p><b>FIELD</b> Virology<p><b>ACHIEVEMENT</b> Flu pandemic …

After Coaching From Microsoft, NFL Announcers Have Gotten Very Good At Identifying Surface Tablets

Since then, Microsoft has "coached" some announcers on being better able to identify the devices.<p>"It's true, we have coached up a select few," a Microsoft spokesperson told Business Insider. "That coaching will continue to ensure our partners are well equipped to discuss Surface when the camera …

3 Ways Travel Will Be Completely Different In 2024

Travel booking site Skyscanner released a report earlier this year predicting what travel will be like in 2024.<p>To compile the report, Skyscanner teamed up with 56 experts to analyze and present the breakthrough technologies and exciting new destinations that will shape the global travel industry …

Fraud Busters: Which Winning NFL Teams Are About to Hit the Wall?

<i>Warning: The following article may contain graphic evidence that your favorite team has benefited from luck. Prolonged exposure to evidence of luck can result in such side effects as Twitter Tourette’s Syndrome, Irritable Fan Syndrome, Trophy Case Tourism and an urge to insist that “great teams</i> …

HS Football Player Julian Jones Dies at 16

Julian Jones, a highly regarded Alabama high school football player, died Monday from an apparent suicide. He was 16.<p>John Talty of AL.com reports Jones, the son of former NFL tight end Anthony Jones, was an emerging talent at defensive end. He also followed in his father's footsteps, playing tight …

Jennifer Lawrence Comments On Her Leaked Nudes For The First Time: ‘It’s A Sex Crime’

Jennifer Lawrence is on the cover of next month’s <i>Vanity Fair</i> to ostensibly promote <i>The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1; This Title Could…Use More Punctuations!</i> But writer Sam Kashner also used the profile as an opportunity to talk to Lawrence about the leaked nude photos that she feared “would …

Ndamukong Suh's future in Detroit is blurry

The Detroit Lions once saw their defensive line as the team's defensive foundation, centered around Ndamukong Suh. They'd like to keep Suh around, but can they afford to keep him around?<p>When Ndamukong Suh said last week that "football is football and business is business," there was no accounting …

Richard Sherman says Pierre Garcon 'doesn't matter in this league'

Sherman did not appreciate Garcon's tactics to free himself, and let it be known with some harsh comments.<p>The Seattle Seahawks went on the road and defeated Washington 27-17 on <i>Monday Night Football</i>, but Richard Sherman is not happy. The All-Pro corner is furious with Washington receiver Pierre …

Jennifer Lawrence denounces nude photos hack as 'sex crime'

Oscar winner Jennifer Lawrence has called the theft and publication of nude photos of her a “sex crime” in the actor’s first public comments since dozens of nude celebrity photos werestolen by hackers.<p>“It is not a scandal. It is a sex crime,” Lawrence told Vanity Fair contributing editor Sam …

Jennifer Lawrence Breaks Silence on Nude Photo Hack: ‘It’s a Sex Crime’

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