Phillip Mason

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The man who ran a revenge porn website is asking Google to remove his own private photos

The former operator of a revenge porn website banned by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has invoked copyright law in an attempt to remove "unauthorized photos" of himself from the internet. Craig Brittain, who previously ran the site IsAnybodyDown.com, has filed multiple takedown notices to …

Internet

19 Cheesy Recipes that Prove Everything's Better with Cheddar

Everything's better with cheddar cheese—these 19 recipes prove it.<p><b>You know what they say:</b> Everything's better with Cheddar (oh wait, or feta.). It's true! These recipes for queso, waffles, sandwiches, toasts, and popovers (to name a few) star one of our very favorite cheeses.

Cooking

Inside the Shop of the Last Great American Watchmaker

The greatest timepieces in the world come from Switzerland. And Amish country.<p>On the corner of a nondescript block in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, is a bank, or what used to be a bank. Now it is the home of Roland G. Murphy Watch Company, the country's only truly independent elite watchmaker. …

Watches

Olympic Threat: US Warns Airlines About Toothpaste Tube Bomb

The Department of Homeland Security has issued a warning to U.S. and some foreign airlines traveling to Russia for the Olympic Games to be on the …

fMRI scan indicating increased brain activity associated with happiness after a 20-minute walk vs. 20 minutes sitting. Go outside! 

fMRI scan indicating increased brain activity associated with happiness after a 20-minute walk vs. 20 minutes sitting. Go outside!

Bioglow's Starlight Avatar is the World's First Light Producing Plant

Taking a cue from fireflies, scientists have created the world's first light producing plant, and you can have one for your very self. Bioglow's …

A Chemical Compound Found In Rhubarb Has Just Solved Renewable Energy's Biggest Problem

Existing solutions to the problem are extremely expensive, and aren't even that efficient.<p>Now, Harvard researchers say they've found a cheap solution that addresses both those problems.<p>In a new paper published Jan. 9 in the journal Nature, they say an overlooked group of organic compounds, called …

Clean Energy

Scientists Baffled by Mysterious Force Tossing Stars Out of Our Galaxy

Something is hitting stars in our Milky Way galaxy with such force that they are reaching the million-plus mile-per-hour velocity needed to break …

Universe
NBA

Nets top Celtics as Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett return to Boston

BOSTON -- Kevin Garnett stole the ball from his friend and put the finishing touch on an emotional night with a layup that helped him and Paul Pierce …

Alternate Pro Bowl uniform ideas are better than the Pro Bowl itself

If these were the actual uniforms, we might watch the actual game.<p>The Pro Bowl is stupid, but @DrawPlayDave is brilliant. Here are some of our favorites from his latest collection of illustrations at Kissing Suzy Kolber, where you can and should find many more alternate jerseys.<p>The Pro Bowl jerseys …

Football (U.S.)

Percy Harvin injury: Seahawks WR will have no limitations in Super Bowl

Harvin practiced in full on Wednesday and Thursday after missing the NFC Championship with a concussion.<p>Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Percy Harvin sat out the NFC Championship, but is expected to have zero limitations for the Super Bowl against the Denver Broncos, head coach Pete Carroll told …

Warren Moon loses $200K in Miami Heat ticket, ownership scam

Former NFL quarterback Warren Moon spent $200,000 on courtside seats for the Miami Heat, the only problem is that the seats he bought didn't actually …

Miami Heat

Lawyer: Texts support Chris Kluwe

MINNEAPOLIS -- The attorney for former Minnesota Vikings punter Chris Kluwe said his client first approached the team last May about special teams …

Sick of the cold? Sorry, more cold and snow on the way

The 'polar vortex' isn't ending anytime soon, and more snow is on the way.<p>Yamiche Alcindor and Doyle Rice | USA TODAY<p>Midwest and Northeast are likely to see snow showers through Monday<br>• Meteorologists say the %22polar vortex%22 that%27s bringing the frigid air might be here for a while<br>• Parts of all 50 …