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Netflix Shocks Everyone By Buying The Exclusive Rights To ‘Gotham’ Before It Even Airs

Netflix clearly wants us all to know they have a lot of cash burning a hole in their pockets. First they go out and pull off a monster deal for NBC’s <i>The Blacklist</i> at around $2 million an episode, a pretty noteworthy deal given the show’s success. But now word is out that the streaming giant has …

Homo floresiensis: scientists clash over claims 'hobbit man' was modern human with Down's syndrome

Tiny skeleton from Indonesia's Flores island is unique ancient species, insist researchers<p>A furious international dispute has erupted over the publication of a paper that claims the hobbit man of Flores was a modern human who had Down's syndrome. Published in the <i>Proceedings of the</i> <i>National Academy</i> …

Free WiFi to debut at L.A. parks, beaches on Thursday

Los Angeles officials Thursday plan to roll out a free public WiFi service at six public city parks, as well as a mobile service to handle service requests sent in from the field.<p>Visitors to Cabrillo Beach, Echo Park Lake, Griffith Observatory, Pershing Square, Reseda Park and Venice Beach will be …

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Google’s Satellites Could Soon See Your Face from Space | Alternative

<b>Story Views</b><p>Two months ago, after much lobbying by the biggest satellite company in North America, DigitalGlobe, the US government relaxed …

Woman, 57, Survives Bear Attack In Alaska, Then Walks & Drives To Get Help

By Steve Quinn<p>JUNEAU Alaska (Reuters) - A 57-year-old Alaskan hiker survived after being mauled by a brown bear on a wilderness trail, walking more than a mile to her truck and driving to hospital after the attack, state police reported on Wednesday.<p>Thea Thomas was hiking on Tuesday along the Heney …

Night Trap is back: Original producers revive controversial full-motion video game via Kickstarter

Night Trap is back.<p>The original creators of the 1992 game plan to bring it back through a Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign. Night Trap prompted a virulent reaction among politicians like former Sen. Joseph Lieberman, who characterized the game as “ultraviolent, sick, and disgusting.” It was a …

TESTICLE-MUNCHING FISH: ALL THAT DANGEROUS?: A sharp-toothed, testicle-biting cousin to the piranha has been pulled up by a woman fishing in Lake St. Clair! Are these fish actually dangerous? Find out: http://dne.ws/1tRTRqY

Diablo 3 Ultimate Evil Edition to Ship With Patch 2.05, Blizzard Unsure on Post-Launch Patch Support

Diablo III: Ultimate Evil Edition to Ship With Patch 2.05, Blizzard Unsure on Post-Launch Patch Support<p>July 5, 2014Written by Alex Co<p>Excited for</i> …

Renaissance paintings come to life as animated GIFs

It seems you can make a killer GIF out of just about anything — even Renaissance art. James Kerr, an artist specializing in collage, has steadily filled up his "Scorpion Dagger" Tumblr with delightfully odd and playful animated GIFs over the years. For Monty Python fans, his work will be clearly …

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Scientists find how magic mushrooms alter the mind | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - Scientists studying the effects of the psychedelic chemical in magic mushrooms have found the human brain displays a similar pattern of activity during dreams as it does during a mind-expanding drug trip.<p>Boxes containing magic mushrooms are displayed at a coffee and smart shop in …

US increases airport security worldwide, following report of increased terror threat

The federal government is increasing security measures at some international airports with direct flights to the United States, based on recent intelligence about the continuing, worldwide terror threat, Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson said Wednesday.<p>Johnson gave no information about a …

T-Mobile Charged Customers for ‘Hundreds of Millions’ of Dollars in Bogus Fees: FTC

T-Mobile says it’s on a mission to help customers by reshaping the U.S. wireless industry. But the company is now accused of hitting those same …

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Soldier’s Camera and Photos from Battle of The Bulge Found in Foxhole 70 Years Later

<i>Update: Turns out this story was a hoax. Head on over to our update and apology to catch up on the latest.</i><p>The Battle of the Bulge is known as one of …

Google Poised to Map The Earth In Real Time | Alternative

<b>Story Views</b><p>Do you happen to enjoy the privacy of your backyard from time to time? Have you ever been worried that thieves may be watching your house, …

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4 Incredible Images Of Lightning Striking Dubrovnik

Dubrovnik was besieged by a thunderstorm earlier this month, with photographer and storm chaser Daniel Pavlinovic capturing these stunning images of …

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Family mad after cops drive home stranger who pooped in house

By Justin Corr<br>KTVB<p>KUNA, Idaho — A Kuna family is still reeling after a naked stranger entered their home last weekend. They say he flooded their …

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Home Depot reportedly leaving NASCAR

Gibbs likely to bump Dollar General to full-time #1 sponsor.<p>How do you get an average joe to willfully dress up in Home Depot-emblazoned apparel? If you're the home-supply chain and Joe Gibbs Racing, you wrap said logo around a car driven by Tony Stewart for years, and ride the groundswell of …

Amazon Kindle Update

Inside Flipboard / June 4, 2014<p>Now that the latest Kindle Fire HDX tablet is out, Amazon fans can make magazines on Flipboard and curate articles …