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Glenn Frey, Eagles guitarist, dies at 67

Glenn Frey co-founded the Eagles, one of the most commercially successful bands of the last half-century, and left behind a trove of indelible melodies including 17 Top-40 hits.<p>He died Monday at 67 in New York. His website confirmed that the singer had been ill for months and died of complications …

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Nicolas Cage Returns Stolen Dinosaur Skull to Mongolia

Over the weekend, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement ordered the return of a Tyrannosaurus bataar skull back to Mongolia after the fossil was …

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Why Apple should be scared of Facebook's and Google's messaging apps

Companies like Facebook, Google, Atlassian, and Slack are expanding their messaging apps beyond merely sending text, video, and audio and into something a little bit more like an operating system.<p>On Tuesday, for example, The Wall Street Journal reported that Google is working on a new chat app that …

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25 Foreign Travel Warnings for Visiting the U.S.

What do foreign tourists worry about when they visit the U.S.? Expensive emergency healthcare, overly sensitive attitudes towards nude sunbathing, …

Articles about just 48 hours chicago livework space built ground using concrete panels on Dwell.com - Dwell

An industrious Chicago couple set up shop in a historic manufacturing district almost overnight using prefab concrete panels.<p>A deserted corner store is redeveloped into a furniture and art gallery, showroom, apartment, and office space for a newly...<p>When Dwell proposed that I undertake a design …

Japan is building India's first bullet train

Relations have strengthened between Asia's second and third largest economies as Abe and Indian counterpart Narendra Modi seek to balance China's rise as the dominant Asian power. Both men are nationalists who enjoy a personal friendship.<p>The deal to build a high-speed train line between the …

A second Spanish policeman has died after a Taliban attack on Spain's embassy in Afghanistan

Madrid (AFP) - A second Spanish policeman has died following a Taliban attack near Spain's embassy in Kabul that also killed at least four Afghan policemen, Madrid's interior ministry said Saturday.<p>Officer Jorge Garcia Tudela died at dawn from wounds sustained during the siege in the Afghan …

World leaders are about to announce an unprecedented climate change deal in Paris

After four years of fraught U.N. talks often pitting the interests of rich nations against poor, imperiled island states against rising economic powerhouses, French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius will unveil the latest text of a climate deal on Saturday at 9 a.m. (0300 ET).<p>He hopes to secure a …

Coldplay: 'Rock music has nowhere left to go’

As Coldplay release their new album, Chris Martin and the band tell Neil McCormick why rock has had its day<p>'W e felt like rock music has been done,” says Chris Martin, apparently dropping the lid on 60 years of swaggering guitar bands. Contemplating the zesty pop tones of Coldplay’s new album, A …

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Taylor Swift reappears on Spotify, but her music is credited to Lostprophets

The pop star is back on the streaming service after pulling her music, but something odd has happened<p>This is weird: Taylor Swift was briefly back on Spotify. With just one song, from her 2012 album Red. And with the copyright attributed to paedophile former rock star Ian Watkins and his band, …

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Watch: Borat Crashes Jimmy Kimmel and Destroys Donald Trump

The iconic Sacha Baron Cohen character showed up during the late-night host’s monologue Wednesday night to share his thoughts about the GOP …

Should Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer be fired?

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer has repeatedly preached that it will take time for her to turn the company around.<p>But analysts and investors are increasingly reluctant to give her more time and are even speculating about whether she should (or will) be fired sometime soon.<p>Shares of Yahoo (YHOO) have …

Retailers opt out of Black Friday, encouraging more time outdoors

As most retail managers were facing throngs of frenzied Black Friday shoppers, Jake Wolfe of Rocktown Adventures spent one of the busiest commercial days of the year taking two prospective customers on a scenic hike along the Fox River Trail.<p>The outdoor recreation store closed its doors the day …

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Getting Ready to Move to Mars

Scientists are hard at work preparing to create humanity’s second home.<p>One day, when earth is destroyed by war or rising seas or a wayward asteroid, humanity will be extinguished—and along with it reality television, baseball stadiums, and thousands of recipes for guacamole, with and without …

Sanders gives Clinton a gift

If you missed last night’s spirited Democratic debate, Bernie Sanders played foil to Hillary Clinton, in a way that we think works to her …

The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

<b>1. Twitter confirmed it is laying off 8% of its global workforce.</b> Here's the email CEO Jack Dorsey sent to staff.<p><b>2. We spoke to two of the New York Times execs whose job it is to help double digital revenue to $800 million by 2020.</b> The Times is placing a big focus on native advertising.<p><b>3. Soho</b> …

Here’s why Europe should be very worried about the Volkswagen scandal

Volkswagen is Germany’s biggest private employer and Europe’s biggest carmaker, with<p>about 300,000 workers across the country and 600,000 worldwide. …

An open letter to tormented young bankers everywhere: Stop whining

To the junior bankers of the world,<p>I read with interest the pseudonymous article one of your number, “Jim”, recently wrote: “Junior bankers’ working conditions are as bad as ever. I should know.”<p>“Investment banking is not an easy career choice,” Jim said. Indeed. In three years in the industry, he …

Human Resources

What Your Face Shape Says About You

Turns out your face shape is a big talker.<p>"Your face shape tends to reveal your basic personality and your overall approach to life," says Jean Haner, an expert in face reading and author of <i>The Wisdom of Your Face</i>. While most people don't have a distinct face shape (you could have a mix of a square …

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Kanye West Truly Is The Greatest Artist Of Our Generation

We need him right now.