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Inside Hollywood’s ‘Twink’ Pool Parties

In gay company, use of the word “twink” is typically paired with a rolled eye and a condescending tone. At its most pejorative, the term describes a …

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Microsoft Office Mobile is Now Free for iPhone and Android Phones

In addition to releasing Office for the iPad, Microsoft made one more change that should please users: Office Mobile for both Android phones and …

Microsoft Office

Watch P.O.V. Footage From The Woman Who Got Attacked Wearing Google Glass

If you walk around San Francisco — a city riven by tensions over the tech industry’s wealth and the transformations it’s producing — wearing a conspicuous symbol of one of the region’s biggest and richest tech companies on your face, sooner or later, someone is going to give you a hard time about …

Female refugees from Syria 'blighted by gynaecological illness and stress'

Syrian women who have fled to Lebanon are suffering severe stress and health problems including a high rate of pre-term births and complications among those who are pregnant, according to a study.<p>Researchers from Yale University say the women, living in north Lebanon and the Bekaa Valley, are not …

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This machine kills trolls

At midnight on February 13th, 2014, a Wikipedia user named Lightningawesome added to the list of <i>My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic</i> characters a lengthy biography of Lightning Dash, a capricious, lovable filly existing only in fan fiction. Around that time, an unnamed user defaced the Love Holy …

Hollywood legend turned diplomat Shirley Temple dies at 85

Shirley Temple Black, who as a dimpled, ringlet-haired moppet starred in a series of winsome films that lifted the spirits of millions during the hard days of the Depression, then retired from the screen at 22 and eventually went on to a diplomatic career, died surrounded by family at her home in …

Former Scout leaders charged in destruction of Utah rock formation

It took 20 million years of wind and water erosion to form an eye-catching, mushroom-shaped boulder in a Utah state park. Heaving the stone off its perch took a man just 10 seconds, and the action sparked international disgust.<p>A pair of former Boy Scout leaders who said they destroyed the rock …

Flying solo: 92-year-old transgender widow fights for survivor benefits

NEW YORK — Robina Asti, a 92-year-old transgender woman denied survivor benefits by the Social Security Administration after her husband’s death is …

So You Nailed Your Wearable Strategy, Now It’s Time To Figure Out WTF Your Twitter Bio Should Be

First, a website could help you figure out your wearable strategy automatically. Now, another site wants to help you with the challenging task of coming up with something profound to say about yourself in your Twitter bio. Digital ad and media-focused news site Digiday has created an homage to the …

Scientists Make Hair-Growing Cells From Ordinary Skin Cells

It's a step toward curing baldness with stem cells made from a person's own skin.<p>Bald? A team of stem cell scientists has made an advance that's a step toward being able to regrow your own natural hair, using samples of your skin.<p>The scientists took adult human skin cells and transformed them into …

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CBBC under fire over gender stereotyping

The BBC has been criticised for stereotyping girls as overemotional and manipulative, while saying that boys like to "talk about their body parts and sex", in an online audience guide to its children's programming.<p>The Guide to the CBBC Audience, which the BBC said was "years out of date" and had …

Boost Your Credit Score by Moving Credit Card Debt to a Personal Loan

Much of your financial future hinges, unfortunately, on your credit score. One important factor that goes into your credit score is the type of …

Personal Finance

Japanese fishermen begin annual slaughter of hundreds of dolphins

Fishermen in Japan began slaughtering hundreds of bottlenose dolphins early on Tuesday morning, campaigners said, despite mounting international calls for the animals to be spared.<p>Members of the marine conservation group Sea Shepherd who are monitoring the annual cull in Taiji, on Japan’s Pacific …

Scientists Find Remains of Alfred The Great Or King Edward The Elder

When Viking invaders tore through 9th-century Europe, only one Anglo-Saxon leader was able to withstand their ferocious onslaught. King Alfred of …

The Danger of Telling Poor Kids That College Is the Key to Social Mobility

Higher education should be promoted to all students as an opportunity to experience an intellectual awakening, not just increase their earning power.<p>A 12th-grader wrote a college admissions essay about wanting to pursue a career in oceanography. Let’s call her Isabella. A few months ago, we edited …

Reform EU or Britain quits - George Osborne lays down ultimatum

George Osborne will today deliver a stark warning to Britain's European partners that the UK will leave the EU unless it embarks on whole-scale economic and political reform.<p>The chancellor's comments come as the Tory leadership tries to regain the initiative on Europe, after 95 MPs signed a letter …

Single Mothers Are Not America’s Real Welfare Queens

In the past couple of years, conservative media has developed a narrative to marry social conservative angst about women’s greater freedom to …

Fire destroys ancient Tibetan town

Inferno razes village of Dukezong in southwest China, a tourist destination which dates back more than 1,000 years.<p>A fire that raged for nearly 10 hours has razed an ancient Tibetan town in southwest China that's popular with tourists, burning down hundreds of buildings, state media and witnesses …

NASA gets White House approval to extend International Space Station by four years

The $100 billion-plus International Space Station (ISS) is set to have its operations extended by four more years.<p>NASA plans to announce this week that the White House has approved the station’s operations to continue until 2024, according to documents obtained by the Orlando Sentinel.<p>The four-year …

Rose Parade Sees First Gay Wedding

For the first time, a gay couple was wed during the Tournament of Roses Parade in Pasadena, Calif.<p>Despite prior calls to boycott the event because of …

Encrypted chat service Cryptocat for iPhone rejected by Apple

Encrypted chat service Cryptocat has spent the past two years blocking outsiders from reading private conversations, and now it's facing a block of its own trying to get onto Apple's App Store. Developer Nadim Kobeissi took to Twitter today to blast the iPhone and iPad maker for unjustly rejecting …

Rabbi sued for accidentally SEVERING newborn baby boy's penis during a circumcision

• <b>The child had to have micro-surgery, was in the hospital for two months, and required a blood transfusion</b>• <b><br>The surgery was 'successful' but only time</b> …

Sickened by service: More US sailors claim cancer from helping at Fukushima

When the USS Ronald Reagan responded to the tsunami that struck Japan in March 2011, Navy sailors including Quartermaster Maurice Enis gladly pitched in with rescue efforts.<p>But months later, while still serving aboard the aircraft carrier, he began to notice strange lumps all over his body. Testing …