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James Harrison laid out Joe Flacco with a monster hit

There's something inherently sack-able about Joe Flacco. It's not that we want to see him hurt, he's an elite quarterback after all -- it's just that he tends to live his life upright. This works really well in most situations, but being really tall and not bending at the waist makes for a long way …

Consumer Reports tests suggest iPhone 6 'bend-gate' a bit overblown

“It seemed like a serious concern, yet everything about the uproar was highly unscientific. We don’t like unscientific, so we promised then that we would use our lab equipment to find out just how delicate the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus really are.”<p>So begins a new report at Consumer Reports describing the …

Google launches weirdly fun 'Smarty Pins' trivia map game

“Ask as many questions as you can before you run out of miles.”<p>That’s the first instruction you get at the start of the new mapping trivia game from Google, Smarty Pins.<p>You first see a map in this web game, and it asks you trivia questions, with the answer being a city name. You have 15 seconds to …

Canadian, World, Politics and Business News & Analysis

Masked gunmen tighten grip on eastern Ukraine | Reuters

HORLIVKA, Ukraine (Reuters) - Masked gunmen in military fatigues took control of a government building in another Ukrainian town on Wednesday, as pro-Russian separatists tightened their grip on a swathe of the country’s industrial east largely unopposed by police.<p>Pro-Russian armed men stand at the …

The Secret History Of Britney Spears' Lost Album

Ten years ago, Britney Spears said she was working on an album called Original Doll, but her label denied its existence. The search for Britney’s “lost album,” and the freedom that still eludes her.<p>The KIIS-FM offices in Burbank, Calif., were nearly deserted the day Britney Spears called. It was …

Music

Week in Tech: 5 must-know things

LOS ANGELES — New ways of watching TV dominated the week's tech headlines, starting with Netflix, the company that streams movies and original shows to your TV set. Thirty-five million subscriber strong Netflix feels comfortable enough about the popularity of its streaming service that it will …

Associated Press News

Acompli: a Perfect iOS Email App but We Wish it Wasn't Free

I <i>hate</i> email. The team at The Next Web can attest to just how often I complain about email. Email is slow, cumbersome, often overwhelming and hard to deal with. There’s just so much of it. I’ve always been bad at email and despite great solutions like Mailbox existing, I’ve never found the perfect …

Leonardo DiCaprio Adds Steve Jobs Role To Pile Of Potential Movies

As first reported by The Hollywood Reporter, Leonardo DiCaprio could play Steve Jobs for director Danny Boyle in Aaron Sorkin's untitled movie about the Apple Computer co-founder. David Fincher was previously attached to direct the film, albeit in the loosest of terms, with rumors that he wanted …

Lindsay Lohan Reveals She Had a Miscarriage

Lindsay Lohan disclosed Sunday that she had a miscarriage during a break in the filming of her reality show on OWN.<p>The revelation came in the last …

Lindsay Lohan

Biden arrives in Kiev as Russia blames U.S. for Ukraine crisis

KIEV, Ukraine -- U.S. Vice President<p>Joe Bidenarrived in Kiev on Monday for talks with Ukraine's embattled interim leaders as Russia's top diplomat blamed Washington for instigating thecrisisthat threatens to escalate into armed conflict between the two former Soviet republics.<p>In eastern Ukraine, …

Russia

Kristen Bell & Dax Shepard Bring Brad Pitt into Their Bedroom

Dax Shepard’s love affair with Brad Pitt just got a little more intimate.<p>Earlier this week, the <i>Parenthood</i> actor, 39, visited <i>The Ellen DeGeneres Show,</i> …

Still no success as deep-sea drone searches for MH370 | Reuters

PERTH, Australia, April 18 (Reuters) - Hopes that a deep sea drone scouring the Indian Ocean floor might soon turn up a missing Malaysian jetliner were fading on Friday, as the remote-controlled submarine embarked on a fifth mission with still no sign of wreckage.<p>Sonar footage by the U.S. Navy …

Ferry Captain Arrest Sought for Leaving Bridge at Critical Time

The black keel of the stricken ferry that has jutted above the water since the ship sank with hundreds of people on board slipped below the surface …

Rebel Wilson & Anna Kendrick Will Graduate In 'Pitch Perfect 2'

The Barden Bellas better have some weepy good-bye songs in their arsenal, because Anna Kendrick and Rebel Wilson will play graduating seniors in "Pitch Perfect 2," according to Elizabeth Banks.<p>The actress, who makes her directorial debut in the sequel, told Out magazine that the film will jump to …

Ukraine military push appears to lose momentum in the east

Ukraine's armored vehicles rolled Wednesday, but its attempt to take back eastern towns from pro-Russian militants seemed to stall.<p>In Donetsk, six armored vehicles sent into the nearby city of Kramatorsk in the morning later showed up carrying Russian flags in Slaviansk.<p>Russian Ambassador to the EU …

S.H.I.E.L.D. First Look: Cobie Smulders' Agent Hill Finds an Ally, Amy Acker Guest-Stars

All Hill is about to break loose in the April 29 <i>Marvel’s Agents of</i> <b>S.H.I.E.L.D.</b><b>,</b> and here’s your first look at the return of a familiar face.<p>As TVLine …

Will Arnett Files for Divorce from Amy Poehler

Will Arnett is officially ending his marriage to Amy Poehler.<p>CBS’s <i>The Millers</i> star, 43, filed divorce papers on April 8 in Los Angeles Superior Court …

Seth Rogen Has No Idea Aaron Rodgers Is a Quarterback in New Commercial

Link to Media<p>In an ESPN commercial promoting their upcoming movie "Neighbors," Seth Rogen and Zac Efron meet Aaron Rodgers, who Rogen apparently has no idea is also an NFL quarterback to go along with acting in State Farm commercials.<p>[Universal Pictures]

Football (U.S.)

The Mindy Project: “Think Like A Peter”

<i>Mindy Project</i> viewers have really been through the wringer over the past few weeks. One week of Mindy-Danny bliss, one week of heart-wrenching …