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Facebook and Uber reportedly in talks to put car hailing in Messenger

<i>Recode</i> reports that Facebook and Uber are in extremely early talks about the possibility of integrating Uber's car hailing service directly into Messenger. Mark Zuckerberg has personally spoken with Uber CEO Travis Kalanick about the idea, according to <i>Recode's</i> sources. But such a plan is "nowhere …

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Fox News guest tells Hannity: 'Overfed' non-whites use food stamps as a 'fat pill'

<i>Vice</i> co-founder Gavin McInnes on Tuesday told Fox News host Sean Hannity not to demonize white people because it was the black Dominicans in New York …

Exoplanet Bonanza

Astronomers working on NASA’s Kepler mission announced 715 new confirmed planets today - an increase of almost 70% in the number of planets outside …

Let the @DanPatrick jokes commence! Couldn't happen to the biggest douche Bigot! #LGBT #UniteBlue http://t.co/typd5ULfBL

Кошка просит прощения / Ржу не могу / Cat tries to apologize

Cardboard Tube of Doom (x-post r/funny)

What it feels like trying to click a link in chat

Water balloon

Cutess facepalm ever

Troll cat

I'm sorry!

Juanita Moore, Groundbreaking Actress, Dies

From the NPR Newscast: NPR's Kat Chow on the life of actress Juanita Moore<p><b>Listen</b><p><b>Toggle more options</b><p><b>Download</b><p>"Juanita Moore, a groundbreaking actress and an Academy Award nominee for her role as Lana Turner's black friend in the classic weeper <i>Imitation of Life</i>, has died," The Associated Press …

Phil Everly of the Everly Brothers dies at 74

Phil Everly, who with his brother, Don, made up the most revered vocal duo of the rock-music era, their exquisite harmonies profoundly influencing the Beatles, the Beach Boys, the Byrds and countless younger-generation rock, folk and country singers, died Friday in Burbank of complications from …

Beach Boys

Franklin McCain, civil rights leader who helped spark sit-ins, dies at 73

Franklin McCain, the African-American civil rights leader who helped launch sit-in protests against whites-only policies at lunch counters in the South, died at the age of 73, his alma mater and family said Friday.<p>McCain and three classmates at North Carolina A&T State University were dubbed the …

Franklin McCain dies at 73; one of the 'Greensboro Four'

When teenager Franklin McCain decided to make a stand against segregation at the F.W. Woolworth's lunch counter in Greensboro, N.C., in 1960, two thoughts weighed on him.<p>"If I were lucky, I would go to jail for a long, long time. If I were not quite so lucky," he recalled to a reporter five decades …

Black History

Sam Berns, Teen Known For His Fight Against 'Aging Disease,' Dies

Sam Berns, the teen who became nationally known for his fight against a disease that accelerates aging, died on Friday from complications of his disorder.<p>As our friends at Shots explained back in September, Sam's parents, Leslie Gordon and Scott Berns, were spurred by his illness to find a cure for …

Remembering Ariel Sharon: Israel’s Lonely Warrior

Heidi Levine / Getty Images<p>Former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon visits the southern Israeli Beduin town of Rahat, on Aug. 10, 2004. He was …

Teddy Pendergrass dies at 59; quintessential R&B boudoir crooner

Teddy Pendergrass, the soul singer who combined hyper-romantic love songs with a virile, sexy stage presence to become the quintessential R&B boudoir crooner before a 1982 car accident left him paralyzed, died Wednesday in his nativePhiladelphia. He was 59.<p>Pendergrass, best known for the sandpaper …

Soul Music

Last female Munchkin from 'Wizard of Oz' dies at 95 - TODAY.com

Paul A. Hebert / Today<p>In a photo from September 2013, Ruth Duccini arrives at the world premiere of "Wizard of Oz" 3D at the TCL Chinese Theatre in Los Angeles.<p>Ruth Robinson Duccini, one of the two surviving Munchkins from "The Wizard of Oz," died Thursday of natural causes in a hospice care center …

Entertainment

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Redskins’ RG3 Hits Back at Criticism Over Father

Allen Iverson’s killer crossover and slick scoring made his No. 3 jersey ubiquitous throughout eastern Pennsylvania in the late 1990s and early 2000s.<p>…

Black NFL players arrested nearly 10 times as often as whites

A police officer in Cincinnati watched a large black man get into his car and turn on the engine after being told it was illegally parked.<p>The officer …

Richie Incognito’s suspension will continue with pay

Richie Incognito isn’t any closer to getting back on the field for the Miami Dolphins, but his days without a pay check will soon be over.<br>NFL Media’s …