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'Mass casualties' reported in wake of US tornadoes

At least two dead as storm spawns tornadoes in Oklahoma and Arkansas<p>A tornado has caused a "mass casualty situation" in Arkansas, after ripping through the town of Vilonia on Sunday, a spokesman for the Faulkner County Sheriff's office said.<p>Matt DeCample, a spokesman for Arkansas Gov. Mike Beebe, …

Don Sterling Won't Get An NAACP Award After All

WASHINGTON -- The NAACP's Los Angeles chapter has apparently reconsidered plans to give Don Sterling an award in the wake of the Clippers owner's racist rant.<p>"He is not receiving a lifetime achievement award from the NAACP," Lorraine Miller, NAACP interim vice president, said Sunday on NBC's "Meet …

Chocolate Caramel Coffee Cake

<i>Ooey gooey coffee cake made with yeast and loaded with caramel and chocolate.</i><p>I have a life-long obsession with all things caramel. From ice cream to …

The Nutella Burger - with yoyomax12

Lemon and Lavender Shortbread

You can never go wrong with a buttery batch of shortbread cookies. They’re delicious plain, where you get a generous dose of butter flavor, and they …

Deb's Double Chocolate Banana Bread

Last summer I started a recipe review series. I thought it would be a great excuse to tackle the long list of online recipes I want to try. I started …

50 Years Ago: NYC World's Fair in Pictures

Under the Bridge

Articles about suburban sprawl photographed above on Dwell.com - Dwell

Christoph Gielen's aerial photography reveals the patterns created by suburban development.<p>It’s become an all-too-familiar scenario all across America: A city’s downtown, once a thriving place to live and work, has...<p>When an urban expat couple decided to build the suburban house they wanted rather …

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Road Trip: Route 66

Get your kicks on Route 66 and experience the ultimate all-American road trip from Illinois to California.<p>They say driving Route 66, the iconic 2,400-mile road connecting Chicago with Santa Monica, sneaks us into a bygone America, an era of neon signs and mom-and-pop diners. This waits for us, just …

This Is What 100 Calories Looks Like

Diet fads come and go every day, each one more extreme than the next. No carbs, no fat, high fat, no meat, high meat, no gluten — we don't know about …

Latest iPhone 6 renderings show rear antenna cutouts

Take this with a pinch of iSalt, perhaps, but a new set of alleged iPhone 6 renderings have surfaced online.<p>Hailing from the Ukrainian website UkrainianiPhone, they confirm a lot of what we’re already expecting — including the relocated sleep/wake button (moved to the side to make it more easily …

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Ondot Card Control brings Find My iPhone features to your wallet

"Banks are thinking about this as a slam dunk."<p>Vaduvur Bharghavan, Ondot co-founder and CEO

Will Netflix numbers confirm cable cutting?

April 21, 2014 | 4:44 AM<p>Embed Code<iframe src="https://www.marketplace.org/2014/04/21/tech/will-netflix-numbers-confirm-cable-cutting/popout" frameborder="0" width="100%" height="240px"></iframe><p>Copy<br>• Close<p>Embed Code<iframe …

Beyoncé Is Launching Her Own Social Media Movement

Yesterday, when news broke that Beyoncé would release "Pretty Hurts" as her next <i>Beyoncé</i> single, it felt like a pretty big deal. (My money was on "Jealous.") But then this morning, Bey announced—via her new cover story penned by Sheryl Sandberg in <i>Time</i>'s 100 Most Influential People of 2014 issue—that …

The Latest From Subaru Is The Only Dash Cam Ad You’ll Ever Need

Dash cams have served a lot of purposes in recent years, from capturing footage of a meteor to capturing Reese Witherspoon having a moment. These car cameras are especially popular in Russia, however, due to a high-rate of insurance scams. Leave it to Russia, in that case, to produce a commercial …

Latest anti-tech protest targets Uber by blocking cars in Seattle

Uber's aggressive policies — and its outspoken CEO, Travis Kalanick — makes it an easy company to hate unless you're a fan of convenient, expensive taxi rides. And now the company's made itself a target of small groups of protesters who identify as The Counterforce.<p>In a new Wordpress blog dedicated …

Google trials grid view for Gmail Promotions tab

<b>Google has launched a beta for a new preview grid view in the Promotions tab of Gmail.</b><p>Gmail switched to a tabbed view last year, filing emails into …

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Apple, Be Afraid: China's Xiaomi Going Global

Xiaomi, the Chinese smartphone maker, announced on Wednesday that it is planning to enter ten countries this year. By New Year’s Eve, you should be able to buy the Mi3 in India, Brazil, and Russia as well as Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, the Philippines, Thailand, Turkey, and Vietnam. Xiaomi is …

Online Local Shopping Company Wanderful Media Raises $14.5M In Funding

Wanderful Media is an online shopping discovery company that runs and operates FindnSave.com and the Find&Save apps. Find&Save powers the deals and shopping sections of 500 newspaper websites across the country, including the Dallas Morning News and San Francisco Chronicle. Find&Save displays …

Google is making it hard to cheat on your spouse in Japan

Ashley Madison founder cries foul over Google AdWords restrictions<p><i>Noel Biderman, Ashley Madison CEO, in Tokyo last month.</i><p>"Women of this generation — this Paris Hilton, Kim Kardashian, ‘I'm in a sex tape' kind of generation — they're not going to behave like their moms. They're not going to tolerate …

Android is reportedly getting voice commands everywhere

Outside of the Moto X, hands-free voice commands on Android are limited; pick up a Nexus 5 or Galaxy S5 and you'll find that "OK Google" only works at the home screen. If <i>Android Police</i>'s sources are accurate, though, you'll soon get to bark out orders no matter where you are in the interface. …

Airbus Has Its Sights Set On Hybrid Electric Planes

MUNICH (Reuters) - Aircraft maker Airbus Group NV<p>is learning from carmakers as it works on developing a small plane powered by hybrid electric engines that could represent its first move into the market for regional jets.<p>The development of a regional plane, seating between 70 and 90 people, that …

Having High-Tech Gadgets Is a Career-Booster, Says Study

Always using the latest high-tech gadget is one way to boost your image at work, new research suggests.<p>Indeed, business professionals who want to be …

Google Will Be Better Off Minus Google+

Google+ as we know it appears to be finished. Vic Gundotra, the executive in charge, is leaving the company, and TechCrunch says big changes are afoot. The three-year-old social network is being redefined — demoted? — from a product to a platform, and Google will stop trying to infuse it into all …

Android this week: OK Google Everywhere; Galaxy Tab 4 trio, Amazon Prime Data phone

Your Android(s goog) phone could soon do your bidding completely through voice commands. Evidence of a new “OK Google Anywhere” feature appeared this …

The Lost Art Of The Gaudy VHS Cover

As media becomes increasingly digitized there’s one thing which will be sorely missed by fans- the cover art. VHS covers were a wonder to behold as …

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Breathtaking Surreal Photographs Taken With A $50 Camera (And 100 Ton Of Talent)

If you thought that it takes the last word in gear to create incredible work, think Again. Ukrainian artist, Oleg Oprisco uses a $50 Kiev 6C and a …