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Five Things Everyone Will Be Talking About Today

The shutters come down on Greek banks, European stock markets plunge and credit risk surges. Greece dominates the conversation this morning.<p>Greece …

'Queen of Selfie' Karen Danczuk's brother denies raping her

The brother of Karen Danczuk, wife of the Rochdale MP and self-proclaimed Queen of the Selfie, has denied repeatedly raping her<p>The brother of Karen Danczuk has denied her claims that he repeatedly raped her as a child, it was reported on Saturday.<p>Mrs Danczuk, 31, who is married to Rochdale’s Labour …

Fifty Shades of Dakota Johnson

Black, white, and sequined silver dominated the actress’s <i>Fifty Shades of Grey</i> press tour wardrobe. See her best looks here.

What the CIA was really up to after 9/11

In this engrossing, well-written insider's account of his time as the CIA station chief in Pakistan and later as a senior bureaucrat at its Langley headquarters, he was drawn, he says, to a career that offered the possibility of high achievement and, because of the risk, some abject failure. He was …

Discussing #TheDress with the 1st Woman Who Wore It: Model Laura Coleman

Will life ever be the same again?<p><b>#TheDress</b>. At this point, it's a meme and hashtag that needs no explanation (though here's a brief one: A woman in Scotland uploaded to Tumblr a photo of a dress, the colors of which, her and her friend disagreed on. So did the rest of the Internet, etc etc).<p>Over …

Google's New Flight Search Tool Helps You Find The Best Price

Google Flights has been revamped this week and it is the fastest flight price search website that I have used so far. Like many other travel websites, Google Flights will show you a range of fares and flight options as you select the destinations and the dates. Fortunately, Google Flights has …

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Families of ISIS Fighters Speak Out

Kurds in Turkey have been a leading force in the fight against the Islamic State of Iraq and Greater Syria (ISIS) in recent months. While Kurds have …

Humiliated Greece eyes Byzantine pivot as crisis deepens

Neither side holds the upper hand in the strategic game of chicken which could still see Greece forced out of the euro<p>Greece's new currency designs are ready. The green 50 drachma note features Cornelius Castoriadis, the Marxisant philosopher and sworn enemy of privatisation.<p>The Nobel poet Odysseus …

10 Things Exceptionally Productive Entrepreneurs Do Every Day

Co-Founder of Empact<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>Inception</i> is one of my all-time favorite movies. In it, characters find themselves in dream worlds without knowing where they are or how they got there.<p>That’s how I used to feel throughout the day… every day.<p>One minute …

Don't Worry, Be Happy: Here's the Chief Happiness Officer

Turn that frown upside down. The Chief Happiness Officer is coming to town!<p>Some organizations are taking the mental well-being of their employees so …

Netanyahu’s Congress speech scuppers bipartisan unity on support for Israel

Israeli PM is accused of ‘conspiring’ with Republicans to condemn Obama’s policy on Iranian nuclear talks<p>A set piece of the annual gathering of one of the most powerful political lobbies in Washington is the “roll call” of support in Congress for the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (Aipac).<p>…

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Long Before Net Neutrality, Rules Leveled The Landscape For Phone Services

Yesterday, the Federal Communications Commission voted to regulate access to the Internet as it would a public utility, under something called Title II of the Communications Act of 1934. Critics of the FCC say it's an old, dusty law meant to apply to phone service, not the complexities of the …

Why the JP Morgan Data Breach Is Like No Other

Banks are supposed to have some of the most advanced security systems in the world. JP Morgan still got hacked.<p>Another month, another report of a large corporation failing to keep customer information secure. This time, it's JP Morgan reporting that 76 million households and 8 million small …

Why the World’s Armies Don’t Want U.S. Tech Anymore

America used to be the global leader in war gear. But now, many of our weapons are second rate.<p>Boeing briefed reporters on the Army-led Joint Multi …

You’ve Seen Strangers Kiss Before, Now Watch Them Take Each Other’s Clothes Off

It’s a natural progression that after their first kiss, two people might eventually see each other naked. That’s kind of how dating works. Filmmaker Tatia Pilieva recently made that happen for a bunch of strangers a lot faster than usual.<p>Back in March, Pilieva caught the attention of more or less …

We are the product that Facebook has been testing

There is an argument that the latest Facebook scandal is a lot of fuss about nothing. A week-long psychological experiment on 690,000 users in 2012 …

Arguing With Michael Hayden in Aspen

The former NSA and CIA director says the phone dragnet was approved by all three branches of government. Actually, its adoption raises severe Madisonian problems.<p>ASPEN, Colo.—When I learned that former CIA and NSA Director Michael Hayden would be interviewed here on the subject, "National Security …

Larry Summers's 4-Point Plan for Saving the Economy

Don't get distracted by the deficit: It's time to start fixing America's crumbling infrastructure.<p>ASPEN, Colo.—Larry Summers does not appear to think much of sanguine predictions about America’s economic future right now.<p>During an appearance Tuesday at the Aspen Ideas Festival, which is hosted by</i> …

The Test We Can—and Should—Run on Facebook

How to reclaim power in the era of perpetual experiment engines<p>In 1959, the sociologist Edward Shils wrote an influential essay called “Social Inquiry and The Autonomy of the Individual.” He discussed the nature of studying humans with new techniques—which, for him, included concealed cameras, …

Former Israeli Intelligence Officials Get $2.5M To Seed Cyber Security Company Hexadite

Cyber security startup Hexadite, launched by three former Israeli intelligence officials, came out of stealth today and announced $2.5 million in seed funding. The money comes from YL Ventures with a contribution from former Microsoft Vice president Moshe Lichtman, a general partner at Israeli …

Lawsuit Alleges Goldman Promoted Fewer Women to Vice President

Civil Lawsuit Alleges Goldman Sachs Pays Female Vice Presidents 21% Less Than Male Counterparts<p>Goldman Sachs Group Inc. promoted 23% fewer females than males to the role of vice president between 2004 and 2008 and pays its female vice presidents an average of 21% less than their male counterparts, …

Monica Lewinsky Is Doomed: Trying To Craft a Career Outside Her Infamy May Be Impossible

Monica Lewinsky wants to build a life and future outside the shadow of her affair with President Clinton, but PR experts say she may find it …

Summer's Must-See Documentaries

Sometimes the free-flowing beer and searing summer sun need to be counteracted with a little brain food and air-conditioning. Fortunately, a …

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