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    Taylor Swift Slays in a Cocktail Dress Crop Top—See the Super Chic L... - E Online 3 hours ago

        It's a crop top! It's a business suit! It's another perfect outfit on Taylor Swift! Not only does the 1989 artist kill it in every combo she dons, but now the...

    Bikini-Clad Rihanna Hits the Beach in Barbados Amid CBS Thursday Night... - E Online 1 hour ago

        Controversy? What controversy? It seems like Rihanna isn't letting her little feud with CBS and Thursday Night Football ruin her current vacation in her native...

    Khloé Kardashian Posts "Beast Mode" Workout Video Following... - E Online 2 hours ago

        KhloĂ© Kardashian is in "beast mode!" Earlier today, the 30-year-old Keeping Up With the Kardashians star took to Instagram to share a video of her intense workout with...

    Nikki Bella's Sexy Stripes, Brie Bella's Cute Plaid and More Total Div... - E Online 1 hour ago

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    Robin Thicke Being Exploited by Marvin Gaye Family's Lawsuit? "We... - E Online 1 hour ago

        Robin Thicke's camp claiming that Marvin Gaye's children are exploiting his personal life to distract from a weak lawsuit is absurd, according to the attorney representing the late soul...

    Entertainment News
    Taylor Swift Steps Out With Her Favorite Accessory and Purr-Fect Cat O... - E Online NEW!

        Taylor Swift's obsession with cats continues! The "Shake It Off" singer stepped out of her New York City apartment Tuesday with what could be the cutest accessory...

    Jill Duggar and Derick Dillard's Registry for "Baby Dilly" R... - E Online NEW!

        Jill Duggar and hubby Derick Dillard are in full-blown baby planning mode! The expectant parents recently shared a photo of them selecting items for their little one and wrote,...

    Nikki Bella's Sexy Stripes, Brie Bella's Cute Plaid and More Total Div... - E Online 1 hour ago

        Whether they're walking the red carpet or hanging out backstage, the Total Divas always look stylish and ready for anything! We're back with more of their hottest fashions from the show...

    Big Sean Reveals Great "Chemistry" With Ariana Grande, Hints... - E Online 1 hour ago

        One thing's for sure: Big Sean and girlfriend Ariana Grande make sweet music together. While the cute couple has been harmonizing outside of the studio lately, the Finally Famous...

    Candice Bergen Will Get Her Con on in Battle Creek—Find Out Who She'... - E Online 1 hour ago

        Candice Bergen is heading to Battle Creek. Murphy Brown herself will play Constance a con artist, E! News has learned. Bergen's character is described as charming, quick-witted and clever and...

    Financial News
    U.S. auto regulators defend role in GM recall after report - Reuters NEW!

        WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Federal auto safety regulators came under scrutiny in a Senate hearing on Tuesday for their role in General Motors' failure to promptly report and recall cars with defective parts that led to at least 19 deaths.

    New data shows Americans' incomes still stagnant after recession - Reuters 1 hour ago

        WASHINGTON (Reuters) - In what has become a recurring theme in America's long slog back from the 2007-09 recession, most U.S. households again saw no noticeable increase in their income last year.

    U.S. pledges 3,000 troops to fight West Africa's Ebola crisis - Reuters 1 hour ago

        ATLANTA/MONROVIA (Reuters) - President Barack Obama will send 3,000 troops to West Africa to build treatment clinics and train health workers to try to halt the spread of the deadly Ebola virus, U.S. officials said on Tuesday, as the United States widens its response to the crisis.

    Default? What default? Argentina slams U.S. for using 'D' word - Reuters 2 hours ago

        BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - Argentina called in the United States' top diplomat in the country on Tuesday to express its "deep indignation" over a local newspaper interview in which he made reference the South American country's latest debt default.

    U.S. general says cannot rule out larger ground role in Iraq - Reuters 3 hours ago

        WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The most senior U.S. military officer raised the possibility on Tuesday that U.S. troops might need to take on a larger ground role as they fend off Islamic State militants in Iraq, but the White House stressed there would be no combat mission for U.S. ground forces.

    Health News
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        CHICAGO (AP) -- The number of American men and women with big-bellied, apple-shaped figures - the most dangerous kind of obesity - has climbed at a startling rate over the past decade, according to a government study....

    Obama: Ebola outbreak a threat to global security - AP 1 hour ago

        ATLANTA (AP) -- Calling the Ebola outbreak in West Africa a potential threat to global security, President Barack Obama is ordering 3,000 U.S. military personnel to the stricken region amid worries that the financial as well as human cost of the outbreak is rapidly spiraling out of control....

    Obama: Ebola outbreak 'spiraling out of control' - AP 1 hour ago

        ATLANTA (AP) -- President Barack Obama says the world is looking to the United States to address the deadly outbreak of Ebola in West Africa....

    Probe: HealthCare.gov website must boost security - AP 1 hour ago

        WASHINGTON (AP) -- Nonpartisan congressional investigators say the HealthCare.gov website has significant security weaknesses that could put Americans' personal information at risk....

    Tracing the rise of Ebola in West Africa - AP 4 hours ago

        JOHANNESBURG (AP) -- Since the Ebola outbreak first emerged in West Africa, The Associated Press has been reporting on it. A timeline compiled from AP dispatches since March shows the dreaded disease being identified in a remote part of Guinea and then spreading to another country and then two more nations with authorities being alternately alarmed or confident....

    Regional News
    Grain higher, livestock unchanged - The Southern 5 hours ago

        CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were higher Monday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.

    GM expert says 19 deaths eligible for compensation - The Southern 5 hours ago

        DETROIT (AP) — General Motors' compensation expert in cases involving faulty ignition switches has determined that 19 wrongful death claims are eligible for payments from the company.

    AOL co-founder to hear pitches from St. Louis startups: St. Louis tech... - Biz Journal - St Louis 5 hours ago

        Here is a list of events happening this week aimed at educating and informing local small-business owners, entrepreneurs and those interested in the St. Louis startup scene.Monday, Sept. 15Lean Canvas: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Asynchrony, 900 Spruce St. #700. Nathan Dauber will talk about Lean Canvas. This event is free.Tuesday, Sept. 16Startup Marketing Roundtable: 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. at CIC@CET, 4041 Forest Park Ave. A panel of startup marketers including Russ Henneberry of Digital Marketer,…

    Strati Wild Italian construction on schedule - Biz Journal - Louisville 5 hours ago

        Strati Wild Italian is coming together.The fast-casual Italian food restaurant is on schedule to open on Monday, Sept. 29, at 1702 Bardstown Road in the Highlands, near Sapporo Japanese Grill & Sushi and Tom+Chee.The 2,800-square-foot restaurant is expected to have about 40 employees, Business First previously reported.Business First looked in on the new restaurant to see how work was progressing. See the slideshow above.Strati Wild Italian customers will create custom pasta dishes. The restaurant…

    Papa John's rewards the super fan - Biz Journal - Louisville 5 hours ago

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    Science News
    Long-term effects of childhood asthma influenced by socioeconomic stat... - EurekaAlert 5 hours ago

        Studies have shown that asthma is associated with attention and behavioral issues in children, yet little existing research examines how socioeconomic status may influence the ultimate effects of these difficulties. Now, a University of Missouri researcher has found that the overall outcomes for children with asthma are influenced by socioeconomic inequalities.

    Report urges individualized, cholesterol-targeted approach to heart di... - EurekaAlert 5 hours ago

        A recent guideline for using statins to reduce atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease has wavered too far from the simple cholesterol goals that have saved thousands of lives in the past decade, and doesn't adequately treat patients as individuals, experts said today in a national report.

    Strategic self-sabotage? MRSA inhibits its own growth - EurekaAlert 5 hours ago

        Scientists at the University of Western Ontario have uncovered a bacterial mystery. Against all logic, the most predominant strain of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in North American produces an enzyme that degrades skin secretions into compounds that are toxic to itself. The research is published online ahead of print in the Journal of Bacteriology.

    Implementing new care strategies can cut health care usage among syste... - EurekaAlert 5 hours ago

        Co-ordinating patient care better can reduce use of the health care system by its most frequently seen patients, according to new research published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal.

    Care coordination can decrease health-care use by frequent users - EurekaAlert 5 hours ago

        Better coordination of patient care between health care providers, encouraging patients to self-manage their health and other strategies can reduce use of the health care system by seniors and people with chronic conditions, according to research published in CMAJ.

    Sports News
    Women to help on NFL domestic violence policy - CBS Sports 5 hours ago

        Women to help on NFL domestic violence policy

    Palmer on return status: 'You just don't know' - CBS Sports 5 hours ago

        Palmer on return status: 'You just don't know'

    NFL's Vikings decide to activate Adrian Peterson - Yahoo Sports 5 hours ago

        The National Football's League's Minnesota Vikings said Monday they have reinstated Adrian Peterson despite his indictment for negligent injury to a child charges. "To be clear, we take very seriously any matter that involves the welfare of a child," Vikings owners Zygi Wilf and Mark Wilf said in a statement.

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        Doyel: Front-runner

    Technology News
    Android One goes on sale in India, $105 phone marks a new era for Goog... - PC World 5 hours ago

        The launch of Android One is about more than just getting Android phones into India. If the effort debuts today as phones go on sale for around $105. If it proves successful, it could be a model for how Google will approach Android smartphone development and updates both abroad and in the United States.With Android One, Google is parterning with regional brands to build near-stock Android phones at a cost more accessible to the average Indian customer. One goal, of course, is to gain millions of converts to the Android ecosystem is by reaching a market where most have yet to buy a smartphone. The phones get software updates directly from Google, which the company hopes will avoid the fragmentation that has plagued Android in the U.S.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here

    Apple: Record 4M orders of iPhones on 1st day - AP 5 hours ago

        NEW YORK (AP) -- Apple had more than 4 million advance orders of its new iPhones in the first 24 hours, exceeding its initial supply, the company said Monday....

    Minecraft Creator Explains Controversial $2.5 Billion Sale to Microsof... - Wired 6 hours ago

        Markus “Notch” Persson has a message for Minecraft fans. “It’s not about the money. It’s about my sanity.” On Monday morning, tech giant Microsoft announced that it has acquired Persson’s indie gaming company, Mojang, maker of Minecraft, the hit game that lets you build your own virtual worlds, and Persson took to his blog to […] The post Minecraft Creator Explains Controversial $2.5 Billion Sale to Microsoft appeared first on WIRED.

    Here's Markus 'Notch' Persson's farewell letter to Minecraft fans - PC World 6 hours ago

        It's truly the end of an era. Long before it was a worldwide cultural phenomenon, Minecraft was a simple, insanely fun world-building game conceived and created by one man: Markus Persson, lovingly referred to as "Notch" by fans worldwide. Although Persson stopped working on Minecraft years ago, handing off development duties to a fellow Mojang employee, he was still the name and face synonymous with the independent gaming hit.No more. No more independence, as Microsoft has announced that it is buying Mojang for a stunning $2.5 billion. And no more Notch: As part of the deal, Persson and other founding Mojang members are leaving the company.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here

    Microsoft bringing more mobile, cloud products to China with new subsi... - PC World 6 hours ago

        Microsoft is eying China with plans to develop more mobile and cloud-based technologies for the country at a new subsidiary in Shanghai, despite the regulatory hurdles the U.S. company has been facing in the country.The subsidiary includes staff from the company’s cloud and enterprise engineering group in China, a team that’s been contributing to Microsoft Azure, Windows Server and other Internet-based products, Microsoft said Monday.Called Microsoft Asia-Pacific Technology Company, the subsidiary will also focus on developing smart city services with local partners.Microsoft launched the company at a time when the company is expanding its enterprise business in China. In 2012, Microsoft announced its ”go big” strategy for the country, a plan that called for the hiring of 1,000 employees.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here

    US News
    'Django Unchained' actress speaks out after being mistaken for prostit... - Yahoo 5 hours ago

        'Django Unchained' actress Daniele Watts and her husband are speaking out after they were detained in Studio City.

    'The View' kicks off new era with two Rosies, Nicolle Wallace - Yahoo 5 hours ago

        ABC's "The View" began its new season Monday, with former host Rosie O'Donnell rejoining the daytime talk show, along with Rosie Perez and Nicolle Wallace.

    Strict dress code nets 200 detentions at New York school - Fox News 5 hours ago

        A strict dress code adopted by a Staten Island school has resulted in 200 detentions in the last two weeks.

    4 students injured, 1 seriously, in lab fire in Colorado - Fox News 5 hours ago

        Authorities say four students suffered burns and at least one had serious injuries from a fire in a Denver high school chemistry laboratory.

    Man wanted for robbery arrested at ultimate Frisbee tournament - Fox News 5 hours ago

        A man wanted for an armed bank robbery in New York eluded authorities for four years until they caught up with him while he played at an ultimate Frisbee tournament in Oregon.

    World News
    Defiant residents in Iraqi city keep children out of school as militan... - Fox News 5 hours ago

        The extremist-held Iraqi city of Mosul is set to usher in a new school year.

    Lengthy election process _ and political talks _ has some Afghans ques... - Fox News 5 hours ago

        The ballot counting in Afghanistan's five-month-long presidential election is finished, but as negotiations continue over the country's future political power structure, many here are asking: Does my vote count? On Monday, the country's Electoral Complaints Commission began ruling on grievances from the candidates following word a day earlier that the election committee had finished reviewing all ballots cast in the second round.

    Islamic State group issues new curriculum in Iraq - AP 5 hours ago

        BAGHDAD (AP) -- The extremist-held Iraqi city of Mosul is set to usher in a new school year. But unlike years past, there will be no art or music. Classes about history, literature and Christianity have been "permanently annulled."...

    North Korea: We have the 'most advantageous human rights system' - CNN 5 hours ago

        North Korea has "the world's most advantageous human rights system," the country declared in a lengthy report released on Saturday.

    UN to take over Central African Republic peacekeeping mission, adding ... - Fox News 5 hours ago

        The United Nations is set to take over a regional African peacekeeping mission in Central African Republic on Monday, nine months after sectarian violence erupted that has left at least 5,000 people dead and has forced tens of thousands of Muslims to flee into exile in neighboring countries.

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