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Todd Chrisley on Son Kyle Calling Him a Snake: "I Still Love Him the Same as Before"—Watch Now

| Thu., Nov. 6, 2014 6:14 PM<p><b>Todd Chrisley</b> is dealing with a lot right now, but he's got hope.<p>The proud dad and <i>Chrisley Knows Best</i> star stopped by <i>E!</i> …

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German town tricks neo-Nazis into raising thousands of euros for anti-extremist charity

Neo-Nazis gathered in a small German town found themselves the target of an anti-fascist prank this week when they inadvertently raised €10,000 for an anti-extremist organisation.<p>For decades, far-right extremists have marched through Wunsiedel in Bavaria every year, to the despair of those who live …

'Housewives' star Phaedra Parks to squeal on jailbird husband Apollo Nida

Phaedra Parks will be forced to open up about her soon-to-be ex-husband Apollo Nida’s illegal activities, the New York Post reports.<p>The “Real Housewives of Atlanta” star, 40, will sit down for a second deposition in her defamation lawsuit against author Angela Stanton, reports TMZ.<p>Stanton’s book, …

He laughs, learns, and has impeccable manners. Oh, and he's a robot

At first glance, Jibo looks a bit like Wall-E’s robot girlfriend. Both Jibo, a real robot, and Wall-E’s girlfriend, the fictional Pixar character, …

This Timelapse Video Of Pyongyang, North Korea, Is Beautiful And Intriguing

A rare glimpse inside the secretive, dictator-led country at what is probably the world's most mysterious city.

How Music Affects Your Productivity

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Music has a way of expressing that which cannot be put into words.<p>It is for this reason (and many more) that music is regarded as one of the triumphs of human creativity-but does music itself help one to create?<p>This is an important …

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North Carolina says it will no longer defend gay marriage ban in court

North Carolina's attorney general said Monday that the state would stop defending its same-sex marriage ban against legal challenges, just hours after a federal appeals court ruled that a similar ban in Virginia is unconstitutional.<p>At a news conference Monday afternoon, Atty. Gen. Roy Cooper said …

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Obama Bucks Religious Groups in New LGBT Executive Order

President Obama signed an executive order forbidding discrimination against LGBT employees working for federal contractors.<p>With the stroke of a pen, President Obama expanded the workplace protections of LGBT workers during an executive order signing ceremony on Monday at the White House.<p>The order …

The Week in Review: The Evolution of Marriage Equality

Inside Flipboard / June 27, 2014<p>Though it’s been a year since the Supreme Court struck down part of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), both …

5 Free Apps To Overcome Your Forgetfulness

Whether you need to remember when your bills are due or to drink more water, this edition of Free App Friday is for you.<p><b>Carbodroid (Android)</b><p>We’re made of the stuff–and need about two to three liters of it per day–to stay sharp and healthy. If you need a nudge to grab a glass of water, Carbodroid is …

British consulates open doors to same sex marriages in Russia

Gay Britons living in Russia, China and Serbia are now be able get married in the British consulate<p>Same sex marriages can take place in the British consulates of more than 20 countries where the ceremonies are not legal including Russia, Azerbaijan, Serbia and Hungary.<p>The Foreign Office has opened …

Google teams up with fashion designer Diane von Furstenberg for new Glass frames and shades

Google is injecting some pizazz into its Google Glass wearable technology after the company announced a new collection of frames and shades created by fashion designer Diane von Furstenberg.<p>The ‘DVF | Made for Glass collection’ will be available to buy from the Google Glass site or Net-A-Porter …

Hong Kong Incubator NEST Launches An Equity Crowdfunding Platform For Startups

Ask Hong Kong startup founders about the challenges facing their ecosystem and you are likely to hear one answer over and over again: the lack of funding opportunities. Because Hong Kong’s startup industry is so new, companies are still seen as risky investments and many high-worth individuals turn …

HoverSkate: 'It makes me feel like I am flying like Ironman'

Jim Pitts is one of the most determined tinkerers you'll every come across. He's the mind behind the HoverSkater, an unusual Kickstarter project that aims to fund the production of a strange cross between a hovercraft and a skateboard.<p>The inspiration for the HoverSkater came about a long time ago. …

Seattle OKs $15 minimum wage

SEATTLE — The Seattle City Council unanimously passed an ordinance Monday that gradually increases the minimum wage in the city to $15, which would make it the highest in the nation.<p>The issue has dominated politics in the liberal municipality for months, and a boisterous crowd of mostly labor …

13 Google Search Tricks That Make Life A Whole Lot Easier

You <i>think</i> you know how to Google? You don't know how to Google.<p>Even the most seasoned Googler might not know every tip and trick available with just a few extra keystrokes in the search bar. Consider this your instructions manual for the world's most popular search engine.<p>Define A Word<p><b>The Scenario:</b> …

Cannes Cannes: The Best Film Festival Fashion 2014

As celebs flock to the South of France to fête the biggest films of the season, see every fabulous look from the chic photocalls to the glamorous red carpet.<p>As celebs flock to the South of France to fête the biggest films of the season, see every fabulous look from the chic photocalls to the …

Square's new digital comment cards let you rate your barista

Subscription services are Square's new business<p>Today Square announced Square Feedback, a new feature that lets merchants add interactive comment cards to their receipts. For $10 per month, the feature adds a "How was your experience?" section to the top of every Square digital receipt, at which …

All The Important Stuff From TechCrunch Disrupt NY

So what happened at Disrupt NY? With 25 panels, 27 startup demos, and a hackathon, TechCrunch’s annual gathering in New York produced plenty of news, insight, and controversy. Even if you were there in person it was a lot to process, so we’ve compiled a Cliff’s Notes for the conference.<p>For …

Samsung expected to launch its Google Glass competitor in September

An anonymous Samsung source has told Business Korea that the company is preparing to reveal its Google Glass competitor towards the end of the year. …

'Kill switch' may be standard on U.S. phones in 2015

The "kill switch," a system for remotely disabling smartphones and wiping their data, will become standard in 2015, according to a pledge backed by most of the mobile world's major players.<p>Apple, Google, Samsung and Microsoft, along with the five biggest cellular carriers in the United States, are …

Samsung Galaxy S5 Goes on Sale Worldwide

Samsung unveiled the Galaxy S5 back at Mobile World Congress in February, and today the company announced that its new flagship smartphone and its Gear wearable devices have gone on sale in 125 markets across the world.<p>Samsung says that the products are available to consumers in the “US, Europe, …

Harvey Milk Will Be The First Openly Gay Official To Appear On A U.S. Stamp

The stamp will be released on Harvey Milk Day, May 22.