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Uncovering 8 mysterious new iOS 8 features

Apple’s WWDC keynote just days ago brought us many new iOS 8 features to look forward to downloading this Fall. Thanks to an immediate downloadable beta version open for developers, many have found even more useful features and changes not mentioned on Apple’s big stage. In today’s video your host …

iOS

Sorry, Apple: These Are The Best Headphones You Can Buy

The headphones have received pretty negative reviews, but it turns out that teens absolutely love them— likely for the status symbol rather than quality of sound.<p>A standard pair of Beats by Dre headphones sells for around $300 or less, but there are plenty of other headphones out there — in that …

Audiophile

Facebook's New Feature Has Users Thoroughly Creeped Out

When enabled by users, the social network's new quirk allows its mobile app to turn on your smartphone's microphone, listen in on what's around you. Facebook identifies the music or TV shows it hears, and can tell the world you're currently "Listening to Iggy Azalea" if it hears you bumping "Fancy."<p>…

Iggy Azalea

'Get on Up': Will the James Brown movie be worthy of its subject?

A mix of personal tribulation and artistic reinvention characterizes the new trailer for "Get on Up," the James Brown biopic that Universal brings to theaters Aug. 1.<p>Which makes sense, as both were present in abundance in the life of the iconoclastic performer, with a complicated mother …

Chadwick Boseman

Rich Kenyans Are Injecting Themselves with Black Market Creams to Become White

The popularity of skin-bleaching injections has rocketed over the last 18 months. The trade in black market creams and injections is completely unregulated. There is no way of knowing just how dangerous they are.<p><i>One of Rose's clients with whitening cream on her face.</i><p>Standing in a small wooden booth …

Skin Care

6 things that should never be privatized

From prisons to fire departments, these essentials must be protected from corporate greed<p>The idea behind operating gas, water or electric services as public utilities is that those things are important to people’s health and survival and therefore, must be protected from corporate greed. Some …

Even limited to 25 mph, Google's car will arrive faster than you think

Google's new self-driving car prototype surprised even robo-car experts and suggests the company is further along than expected.<p>Although the Google self-driving car prototype revealed Tuesday night may look cute on the outside and strange on the inside, it signals that Google will soon face tough …

Yaya Touré claims media took recent PSG comments ‘out of context’

• ‘There’s nothing planned’, says Manchester City midfielder • ‘I simply said it was nice to be a player who is quite coveted’<p>Yaya Touré has defended his stance regarding his Manchester City future, stating that his recent comments over a move to Paris Saint-Germain were taken “out of context” by …

James Franklin's Penn State now shaking up both SEC and Big Ten

The new Penn State coach is taking the fight to his previous conference's turf.<p>It's not often one of the nation's top recruits comes from the North, but this year, four-star St. Paul, Minnesota, defensive end Jashon Cornell is at the top of the recruiting boards for many programs nationwide. This …

Gay Soccer Teammates and Fiancées: 'Everyone Wants to Be Accepted'

Unlike many pro athletes a generation ago, when soccer players Joanna Lohman and Lianne Sanderson came out in their early twenties, their families, …

LGBTQ

Associated Press News

Plan Announced to Create Developmental Football League

The NFL is usually ahead of the curve when compared to other American sports leagues, but it lags behind in terms of cultivating a minor or developmental league. That may soon be changing.<p>According to Tony Grossi of ESPNCleveland.com, 40-year-old sports attorney Brian Woods intends to launch a new …

Undrafted Free Agents 2014: Highlighting Notable Talent Still Available

For the NFL, a seven-round draft just isn't enough. As soon as Mr. Irrelevant's name is called, teams scramble to sign undrafted free agents as training camp fodder to push their current starters, veterans and backups alike. Consider it a bonus if the undrafted hopeful turns into a star …

An adults-only 'night library' with beer has been crowdfunded in Japan

Hero mum jumps out of burning building with 18-month old son: she may never walk again, but the child is uninjured

USMNT 30-man roster for 2014 World Cup announced

Jurgen Klinsmann has his 30 men for training camp.<p>The United States has their 30-man preliminary roster for the World Cup. Jurgen Klinsmann has selected the players who will join the American squad for training camp and battle for their place on the plane to Brazil, and it's littered with the big …

7 places where home prices are falling

The recovery in the U.S. property market has proved to be choppy. National home prices still haven't returned to 2005 levels, according to David …

40 of the world’s most impressive skylines

Home to nearly 24 million people, Shanghai is the most populous city in the world. It’s gone through an enormous building boom since the early 1990s, …

Skyscrapers

Anonymous Saudi Man Sets Up ‘Charity Refrigerator’ in Front of His House So Anyone Could Donate Leftovers For The Needy

A random act of beautiful and anonymous charity in the Saudi Arabian city of Hail has come to light after notable Saudi cleric Sheikh Mohamad …

Television is taking a cue from summer movie blockbusters

It’s become harder than ever to successfully launch a new TV show. Of the 47 new series introduced this past TV season by the major US broadcast networks (NBC, CBS, FOX, ABC and The CW), only 13 have been renewed for next year, meaning that roughly 3 out of 4 freshman shows—including high-profile …

Michael J. Fox

10 Questions to Ask Before You Buy a Stock

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- It may seem like a given that you should do your homework before plunking down your hard-earned cash on a company's stock -- …

My Students Don't Know How to Have a Conversation

"Students’ reliance on screens for communication is detracting—and distracting—from their engagement in real-time talk."<p>Recently I stood in front of my class, observing an all-too-familiar scene. Most of my students were covertly—or so they thought—pecking away at their smartphones under their …

Yes, it looks like the Apple smartwatch will be called the ‘iWatch’

Now that Apple has been seen further extending its company trademark to cover Class 14 devices including watches, a new piece of evidence seems to …

Everything you need to know about the NCAA's coming major changes

Between the five power conferences likely being able to make their own rules and the flurry of unions, lawsuits, and other court battles, the NCAA has reached the end of an era.<p>On April 24, the NCAA Board of Directors is expected to approve a new governance model, including some major changes. And …

Oscar Pistorius Took Acting Lessons Before Trial | BSO

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Ex-NBA Eric Williams Says He's Broke & Homeless | BSO

BSO Entertainment Groupie Tales Headline Legal NBA<p>April 21, 2014April 21, 2014 Eric Williams, Eric Williams Broke, Eric Williams Child Support, …