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Poker Strategy With Ed Miller: How To Beat A Very Loose Game

Many players struggle with frustration in very loose games. The frustration runs so deeply that a number of people are convinced that it’s nearly …

19 Reasons Why We're Thankful For Jon Stewart On "The Daily Show"

We'll need a million Moments of Zen to emotionally endure this loss.

Comedy

Lillard scores 43 as Blazers beat Spurs in 3 OT

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — The Portland Trail Blazers know firsthand how cold and methodical the veteran San Antonio Spurs can be when they have a team in …

Senate torture report’s unnamed victims: The CIA had hundreds or thousands of detainees tortured by foreign governments.

As bad as the stories in the Senate torture report are, there is a whole class of victims who aren’t even mentioned. The executive summary released …

Revealed: The Single Best Way to Recover from a Bad Beat

December 01, 2014 <i>Robert Woolley</i><p>The best piece of advice I ever heard for how to recover from a bad beat came from a TV commercial.<p>It was 2005, I …

Stephen Colbert vs. Bill O’Reilly: 36 clips that define their relationship

Here is a look at nine years of one-sided admiration<p>Sarah Gray<p>November 24, 2014 8:59pm (UTC)<p>Imitation is not always the most sincere form of flattery: In the case of Stephen Colbert and Bill O'Reilly the imitation has the added twist of satire, and more than a handful of mockery. And while …

RelativeWave Gets Acquired By Google And Starts Giving Its $80 App Design Tool Away For Free

RelativeWave, creators of an $80 “interaction design and prototyping” Mac app called Form, has been acquired by Google. As a result, Form is now free.<p>In case you’ve never used it, Form is a visual editor meant to help designers/developers make visually-functional prototypes of apps without writing …

Kenyan police arrest 109 at mosques, seize explosives | Reuters

MOMBASA Kenya (Reuters) - Kenyan police found explosives at three mosques in Mombasa on Wednesday and arrested 109 people on suspicion they were undergoing militant training, in the latest in a series of raids in the port city.<p>Policemen stand guard outside the Masjid Swafaa mosque after they …

Stephen Colbert mocks Colorado Republican for believing President Obama is possessed by a demon

And this guy is being elected into positions of power<p>Segments like last night's "Mr. Smith Goes to the State Legislature, Then Later Possibly Washington," on "The Colbert Report" remind me how invaluable the conservative blowhard Stephen Colbert is. (And how much I'm going to miss him.)<p>In this …

13 Destructive Habits You Need to be Aware of

We are all guilty of self-sabotage at least one point in our lives.These behaviors often creep up on us, and before we know it, they’re habitual. …

Iran nuclear talks end with no deal

Iran, the United States and the European Union ended two days of high-level talks on Tehran's nuclear programme on Monday with no immediate sign they had bridged gaps ahead of a November 24 deadline for an agreement.<p>Last two days, US Secretary of State John Kerry and Iran's Foreign Minister …

McConnell, Cruz blast Obama's net neutrality proposals

Two high-profile Republicans blasted President Barack Obama's net neutrality proposals on Monday.<p>Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell urged the Federal Communications Commission to dismiss the president's plan, saying it favors "more heavy-handed regulation that will stifle innovation."<p>"The …

Don’t Want To Feel Like A Failure Anymore? Stop Doing These 6 Things

It’s pretty annoying isn’t it?<p>All those great and accomplished people telling you that FAILURE is a necessity on your way to success…<p>Yeah, that’s …

VoodooPC founder Rahul Sood resigns from Microsoft to start his own company

Rahul Sood, the high-profile founder of VoodooPC and more recently the general manager of Microsoft Ventures, has resigned to start his own company dubbed Unikrn.<p>Sood founded VoodooPC as a boutique seller of custom-made gaming computers. The company established itself as an elite brand, and it was …

Representing on the River: Turning a Pair Into a Bluff

April 30, 2015 <i>Mo Nuwwarah</i><p>Covering live poker tournaments for a living affords me the opportunity to see countless thousands of hands played out, many …

The Ultimate Guide to Preflop Calling Ranges

5 Short Stack Poker Mistakes in Poker Tournaments

September 18, 2014 <i>Carlos Welch</i><p>Play Short Stack Poker Like a Pro<p>As tournament players, we constantly find ourselves in situations where we have to …

Cristiano Ronaldo Isn't Even Close to Lionel Messi's Standard, Insists Xavi

Link to Media<p>Cristiano Ronaldo doesn't even come close to Lionel Messi in terms of who is the best player in the game. That's according to Barcelona's midfield pass-master Xavi Hernandez.<p>The 34-year-old made his feelings on the debate clear during a recent television interview with <i>Espacio …

Soccer

UN alleges 'plot' to steal Somali assets

<b>Nairobi, Kenya -</b> A confidential UN report alleges that Somalia's President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, his former foreign minister and an American law firm conspired to steal public funds by engaging in secret contracts that gave them hefty percentages from the country's recovered overseas assets.<p>The …

Ferguson’s ugly reminders: What a black resistance must look like

<b>Marcelle Stewart confronts police officers during a march and rally in downtown Ferguson, Mo., Aug. 11, 2014. (AP/Sid Hastings)</b><p>We can’t depend on the government to make the changes we so badly need. So here’s what we can do instead<p>Alyxaundria Sanford<p>August 28, 2014 7:34pm (UTC)<p>While there's been …

Lawyers defend key eyewitness account - CNN Video

Old Coders: When Programming Is a Second Career

Liz Beigle-Bryant took her first programming class, BASIC, in 1973. At the time, computers were part of the math departments instead of the …

I Lived Out Of My Car For Four Months To Join The Tech Revolution

<i>Varner wrote about his experiences on Quora in March 2013. Recently, he provided Business Insider with an introduction to that Quora post explaining what he's been doing since he stopped calling his 2004 Honda Civic home.</i><p>Two years ago, I jumped head-first into the Silicon Valley tech world. Armed …

Entrepreneurship

Ocean Energy Turbine project aims to harness energy from the ocean

We’ve grown accustomed to seeing wind turbines peppered across open patches of land, but researchers working under Crowd Energy are eyeing a …

Wind Power

Brooklyn 'ground central' for wrongful conviction claims

BROOKLYN, N.Y.-- The district attorney's office here has caught the nation's attention with a striking number of exonerations -- seven people in six months -- and a mountain of the country's toughest wrongful conviction claims to review.<p>Since 2007, prosecutors have started conviction integrity …

The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …

Pushup Circuit for Strong Shoulders

The circuit works like this: Do each exercise—the pushup, the side pushup to your right, and the side pushup to your left—for 30 seconds, and then move on to the next one. Rest 15 seconds between each exercise. That's one round. Rest one minute, and repeat.<p>"You'll not only ignite muscle growth and …

Israel police disperse riot at Jerusalem holy site

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli police stormed a sensitive holy site in Jerusalem on Wednesday, firing tear gas to disperse a protest by Palestinian Muslim …

Israel imposes more sanctions on Palestinians

JERUSALEM -- Israel imposed a series of economic sanctions against the Palestinians Thursday amid a deadlock in peace negotiations.<p>Israel will not transfer to the Palestinians the tax revenue it collects on behalf of the<p>Palestinian Authorityand said it would use the money to cover Palestinian debts …

Israel