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  • newSit Back and Enjoy These 6-Second Remakes of Classic Movies

    Sit Back and Enjoy These 6-Second Remakes of Classic Movies

    You know you've seen creativity at its finest when 120-minute movies are condensed into six-second segmentsLast week, we challenged our Vine community to recreate movies in short-form videos. Submissions ranged from comedies like Office Space and Do…
    - 19 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 12:08pm -
  • newWhy Money and Inexperience Are Escalating Sexism at Startups

    Why Money and Inexperience Are Escalating Sexism at Startups

    It’s a story we’ve come to know well: A freewheeling, young startup founder captures the zeitgeist with a smart idea and attracts investors who are willing to stake him with millions of dollars. Then one day, his private views about gender and se…
    - 20 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 10:51am -
  • newTwitter Looks to Break Out of Its Earnings Slump

    Twitter Looks to Break Out of Its Earnings Slump

    A busy second quarter of 2014 will be overshadowed if Twitter is unable to convince investors that its user growth is back on the upswing when the company reports earnings on Tuesday afternoon.The social media company is set to release its report af…
    - 22 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 9:23am -
  • 7 Things We'd Change About LinkedIn

    7 Things We'd Change About LinkedIn

    You didn't really think sending the recruiter at your dream company a Facebook message would work, right?That's why you have LinkedIn, the definitive online platform for networking and finding new career opportunities. The website has effectively co…
    - 1 day ago, 29 Jul 14, 6:07am -
  • LinkedIn Redesigns Mobile Profiles to Put Relationships Into Context

    LinkedIn Redesigns Mobile Profiles to Put Relationships Into Context

    LinkedIn's flagship app has gotten a major overhaul.The company rolled out an update to its app Tuesday morning, unveiling completely redesigned user profiles that focus on adding contextual information. The extra info aims to make it easier to init…
    - 1 day ago, 29 Jul 14, 12:01am -
  • 10 Rising Social Networks You Should Explore

    10 Rising Social Networks You Should Explore

    Had enough of Facebook and Twitter? It may be time to switch up your go-to social networkWith the daily explosion of startups, there are plenty of new social media tools popping up. These newer platforms could be working on the next big thing, so yo…
    - 2 days ago, 28 Jul 14, 7:04am -
  • 'Supernatural' Star Misha Collins Wants You to Beat William Shatner for Charity

    'Supernatural' Star Misha Collins Wants You to Beat William Shatner for Charity

    It's a special year for Supernatural star Misha Collins' worldwide charity scavenger hunt, GISHWHES. (Short for the modest title, Greatest International Scavenger Hunt the World Has Ever Seen.) It's their fourth year, they're looking to add three mor…
    - 2 days ago, 28 Jul 14, 12:01am -
  • Buzz Aldrin: We'll Be on Mars 'Before 2040'

    Buzz Aldrin: We'll Be on Mars 'Before 2040'

    Edwin E. "Buzz" Aldrin has walked on the moon, and now he's touched down in Menlo Park.Aldrin, one of three astronauts who were part of the historic Apollo 11 space mission that successfully landed on our gravitational neighbor on July 20, 1969, sto…
    - 4 days ago, 25 Jul 14, 8:06pm -
  • Thanks for Helping Us Hit a Vine Milestone

    Thanks for Helping Us Hit a Vine Milestone

    It seems like only yesterday that we were posting about a new looping video app that dropped in the App StoreNow, almost three hundred videos, millions of loops and one Shorty Award later, Mashable's main account on Vine has hit 100,000 followers, a…
    - 5 days ago, 25 Jul 14, 4:42pm -
  • Like Its Peers, Pinterest Releases Mostly Male Employee Demographics

    Like Its Peers, Pinterest Releases Mostly Male Employee Demographics

    Silicon Valley's most promising tech companies are proving what everyone already suspected — that tech has a diversity problemPinterest is the latest tech company to unveil its employee demographics, which look similar to other companies in the ar…
    - 5 days ago, 24 Jul 14, 7:39pm -
  • New App or New Ad? Instagram Teases Us With Bolt

    New App or New Ad? Instagram Teases Us With Bolt

    What exactly does Facebook have up its sleeve?An ad for a new app called Bolt mysteriously appeared on Instagram on Wednesday. Android users reported seeing a new banner-style app-install ad on on the service, according to TechCrunch, which featured…
    - 6 days ago, 24 Jul 14, 3:56pm -
  • 10 Things You Didn't Know You Agreed to via Terms of Service

    10 Things You Didn't Know You Agreed to via Terms of Service

    The terms of service, also known as the document you're supposed to read before signing up for a site or platform, is a treasure trove of legal guidelines, rules and permissions that few people really care about.But there are a few things you're agr…
    - 6 days ago, 24 Jul 14, 6:08am -
  • Twitter Is Mostly a White Male Company, Diversity Data Reveals

    Twitter Is Mostly a White Male Company, Diversity Data Reveals

    It took a few weeks, but Twitter has finally released diversity data on its company, joining the likes of LinkedIn, Facebook and Google. The results? Twitter's roughly 3,000 employees are predominately white (59%) and overwhelmingly male (70%).The c…
    - 7 days ago, 23 Jul 14, 6:29pm -
  • 7 Charts With All You Need to Know About Facebook's Blowout Q2 Earnings

    7 Charts With All You Need to Know About Facebook's Blowout Q2 Earnings

    Facebook has earned a reputation for delivering the goods on earnings day, and Wednesday was no exception.The social giant reported record totals for revenue, profits and user figures across the board on Wednesday, beating Wall Street estimates on a…
    - 7 days ago, 23 Jul 14, 5:39pm -
  • William Shatner Slams Facebook App Designed for Celebs Like Him

    William Shatner Slams Facebook App Designed for Celebs Like Him

    Memo to Mark Zuckerberg: next time you launch an app aimed at making Facebook easier for celebrities, consider asking William Shatner to beta-test it first.Shatner — yes, that Shatner, the singer, raconteur and sometime starship captain — launch…
    - 7 days ago, 22 Jul 14, 8:20pm -
  • Vine Loops Don't Mean What You Think They Mean

    Vine Loops Don't Mean What You Think They Mean

    When Vine prankster Lele Pons recently broke the 1 billion loop milestone, I realized we finally had proof that the view measuring system Vine introduced on July 1 is a crock.Lele, who famously “does it for the Vine,” has over 3.4 million Vine f…
    - 8 days ago, 22 Jul 14, 6:53pm -
  • Vine Challenge: Simplify Classic Films Into 6-Second Videos

    Vine Challenge: Simplify Classic Films Into 6-Second Videos

    Film fanatics, this is your challenge: We want to see simple takes on classic films on Vine. Using everyday objects and your creativity, recreate movie posters and iconic scenes in minimalist animations.Stop-motion artists Hunter Harrison and Frank…
    - 8 days ago, 22 Jul 14, 6:15pm -
  • Stealth Marketing: How Brands Infiltrate Vine With Product Placement

    Stealth Marketing: How Brands Infiltrate Vine With Product Placement

    With sights set on its 40 million users — many of whom are teenagers — advertisers are getting crafty in their efforts to break into ad-free Vine.The six-second video platform, which is owned by Twitter, is one of the largest social networks tha…
    - 8 days ago, 22 Jul 14, 6:10pm -
  • Israel Is Losing Control of the Gaza Media War

    Israel Is Losing Control of the Gaza Media War

    The picture from Gaza seemed like so many other conflict zone photos — until you began to notice the details.The lifeless arm of a Palestinian boy cradled by an adult running across the beach. The sand studded with what looks like brush, but is re…
    - 8 days ago, 22 Jul 14, 2:38pm -
  • Following Login Changes, Facebook Extends Social Login Dominance

    Following Login Changes, Facebook Extends Social Login Dominance

    Facebook's recent login changes are returning some measurable, positive results.The social network has extended its dominance in the area of social logins, now claiming 55% of all social logins, according to recent data from Gigya, social-login prov…
    - 8 days ago, 22 Jul 14, 11:00am -
  • Hillary Clinton: Social Media Shouldn't Be Used as a 'Weapon'

    Hillary Clinton: Social Media Shouldn't Be Used as a 'Weapon'

    Hillary Clinton has high hopes for the future of social media — but we're not there just yetThe former U.S. Secretary of State spoke at Twitter headquarters in San Francisco Monday night, capping off a day in Silicon Valley during which she also v…
    - 8 days ago, 21 Jul 14, 10:26pm -
  • Husband Wakes Up to Wife's Sweet Social Media Surprise From Strangers

    Husband Wakes Up to Wife's Sweet Social Media Surprise From Strangers

    Gary Hamilton is one lucky man — "the luckiest guy in the world," if you ask himThe seasoned television reporter for the New York Yankees woke up for work Saturday to discover his wife, Jennifer, had orchestrated quite the birthday surprise on soc…
    - 8 days ago, 21 Jul 14, 7:28pm -
  • Hillary Clinton Hits Facebook, Twitter HQ for Surprise Q&A Monday

    Hillary Clinton Hits Facebook, Twitter HQ for Surprise Q&A Monday

    Hillary Clinton knows how to please both sides of the aisle — when it comes to Silicon Valley tech giants, at leastThe former Secretary of State will visit both Facebook and Twitter headquarters on Monday, participating in virtual Q&A conversation…
    - 9 days ago, 21 Jul 14, 3:02pm -
  • These 24 Unexpected Photos Will Inspire You to Bend Your Fashion Rules

    These 24 Unexpected Photos Will Inspire You to Bend Your Fashion Rules

    There's never a bad time to wear something daring. All the style rules — like, less is more when it comes to jewelry, and wearing socks with open-toed shoes is a big no-no — are so often overridden without a problem. After all, fashion is an indu…
    - 9 days ago, 21 Jul 14, 1:50pm -
  • Facebook Steps Up News Game With Save for Later Feature

    Facebook Steps Up News Game With Save for Later Feature

    Facebook added a new feature Monday that lets users save things they're interested in — but may not have time to check out — for a later date.The new feature, simply called "Save," lets you flag things like links, places, or music and then come…
    - 9 days ago, 21 Jul 14, 1:01pm -
  • Here Comes the Social Networking Bride

    Here Comes the Social Networking Bride

    Today’s bride is leveraging her social networking skills to make her dream day come true. A quick scroll through your Facebook News Feed and you’ll probably spot her recording every step of the way.It all starts with the engagement status. Withi…
    - 9 days ago, 21 Jul 14, 10:38am -

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  • newAmazon runs the numbers to convince you that e-books should be cheaper

    Amazon runs the numbers to convince you that e-books should be cheaper

    After unsuccessfully trying to charm authors, Amazon is now appealing to its customers during the ongoing war with Hachette. The retailer has revealed the reasons behind the spat, i.e. cheaper e-book prices, and the noble intentions behind it. Using…
    - 40 mins ago, 30 Jul 14, 6:26am -
  • newUK to let driverless cars loose on roads by January

    UK to let driverless cars loose on roads by January

    Anxious to start... not driving in the UK? Though late to the party, the government has announced that driverless cars will hit the streets in three UK cities starting in January 2015. The Department of Transport also launched a £10 million ($17...
    - 2 hours ago, 30 Jul 14, 5:30am -
  • newIt's time to crowdfund the first step towards giant car-juggling robots

    It's time to crowdfund the first step towards giant car-juggling robots

    A robot that can juggle cars. And without any involvement from Michael Bay. That's the dream. Well, maybe it's just our dream, but a new Kickstarter project is trying to make it happen. It's (giant robot-sized) baby-steps to start with with: the...
    - 3 hours ago, 30 Jul 14, 4:36am -
  • newMicrosoft's latest Windows Phone update expands Cortana to more countries

    Microsoft's latest Windows Phone update expands Cortana to more countries

    More than three months after the first builds of Windows Phone 8.1 hit the scene, Microsoft is ready to tick more features off the to-do list with the OS's first refresh. Known aptly as Update 1, the download will be available as a developer preview…
    - 4 hours ago, 30 Jul 14, 3:30am -
  • newSky's Now TV streaming app comes to the Xbox One

    Sky's Now TV streaming app comes to the Xbox One

    Well that didn't take long. Less than a week after it rolled out the app to the PlayStation 4, Sky's now brought Now TV to the Xbox One. With today's launch, Sky now has Microsoft and Sony's new and old gaming consoles covered, as well as a number o…
    - 4 hours ago, 30 Jul 14, 3:26am -
  • new'Mario Kart 8' couldn't save Nintendo from a $97 million loss

    'Mario Kart 8' couldn't save Nintendo from a $97 million loss

    Mario Kart on the Wii U is really good. Unfortunately it's just one game -- and it looks like it won't be enough to rescue the Wii U's sales. Nintendo apparently agrees, stating that its 9.9 billion yen loss was due to a lack of hit titles outside o…
    - 4 hours ago, 30 Jul 14, 3:21am -
  • newMaking an indie game for Xbox One costs just over $5,000

    Making an indie game for Xbox One costs just over $5,000

    So let's say that you want to quit your day job and start making indie games. It's a noble pursuit to to be sure, and with Microsoft's Independent Developers @ Xbox program for Xbox One, it's supposedly pretty easy. What Redmond doesn't tell you,...
    - 6 hours ago, 30 Jul 14, 1:21am -
  • newVerizon's FiOS Xbox apps now let you watch 'The Walking Dead,' er, live

    Verizon's FiOS Xbox apps now let you watch 'The Walking Dead,' er, live

    Verizon's FiOS app has been leading the way on the Xbox One live-TV front, and now it's getting a handful more channels in its stable. If you're a subscriber, you now have access to the likes of AMC HD, Showtime, Encore, Bloomberg TV and ten others.…
    - 7 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 11:57pm -
  • newSamsung's phone market share takes a bruising as Chinese rivals surge

    Samsung's phone market share takes a bruising as Chinese rivals surge

    Samsung warned that its smartphone sales weren't that great this spring, and now we have the numbers to show just what the company meant. IDC estimates that Samsung's smartphone shipments saw a rare year-over-year drop in the second quarter, taking.…
    - 8 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 10:56pm -
  • newGoogle now shows what you can do near your hotel

    Google now shows what you can do near your hotel

    When you land in a strange new city, your first instinct may be to see what there is to do near your hotel. However, searching Google for nearby attractions can be a hassle if you don't remember your hotel's name or address by heart. That...
    - 10 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 9:34pm -
  • newFacebook is killing its Gifts service, still wants you to buy stuff

    Facebook is killing its Gifts service, still wants you to buy stuff

    Mark Zuckerberg's experiment in social network retail has finally come to an end: on August 12th, Facebook Gifts will close forever. The company's gift feature grew from its acquisition of the social gifting app Karma, selling teddy bears, socks and…
    - 10 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 8:52pm -
  • newSkullcandy's Method sports buds will get tunes stuck in your head

    Skullcandy's Method sports buds will get tunes stuck in your head

    If you've ever gone running with earbuds, you'll be familiar with the condition "pushem-backin-itis." It's an affliction that troubles many music-loving joggers once they break a sweat. Some companies prescribe over-ear hooks, or "wing tips" to...
    - 11 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 8:17pm -
  • newEngadget Daily: EA Access, upgrading your dumb home on a budget and more!

    Engadget Daily: EA Access, upgrading your dumb home on a budget and more!

    Today, we review LG's Heart Rate Monitor earphones, learn how to upgrade your dumb home on a budget, check out Apple's new Retina Macbook Pros and learn about a new Xbox game-streaming service called EA Access. Read on for Engadget's news highlights…
    - 11 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 7:46pm -
  • newPhysicist concocts ice cream that changes color when you lick it

    Physicist concocts ice cream that changes color when you lick it

    What happens when a physicist decides to become a chef? If they're anything like Manuel Linares, then you can expect a fusion of food and science to come out of their kitchen. For instance, one of the Spaniard's masterpieces is an ice cream that...
    - 12 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 7:06pm -
  • newPlaydate: We're livestreaming 'The Last of Us: Remastered' on PS4! (update: it's over!)

    Playdate: We're livestreaming 'The Last of Us: Remastered' on PS4! (update: it's over!)

    Welcome, ladygeeks and gentlenerds, to the new era of gaming. The one where you get to watch, and comment, as other people livestream gameplay from next-gen consoles. Because games! They're fun!...
    - 13 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 6:30pm -
  • newNetflix cut a deal with AT&T, just like the ones with Verizon and Comcast

    Netflix cut a deal with AT&T, just like the ones with Verizon and Comcast

    Almost as soon as news broke in February that Netflix had agreed to pay Comcast for a direct connection to its network, Verizon and AT&T were in line with their hands out as well. Verizon reached a deal months ago -- that so far has done little to..…
    - 13 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 6:24pm -
  • newCanon's new PowerShot cameras are for super-zoom lovers

    Canon's new PowerShot cameras are for super-zoom lovers

    Despite the popularity of smartphone (and tablet) cameras increasing by the minute, companies like Canon aren't ready to throw in the towel for classics such as the point-and-shoot. With that in mind, the Japanese camera maker has introduced a pair.…
    - 13 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 6:04pm -
  • newEvernote turns your prose into published books

    Evernote turns your prose into published books

    Looking to get that novel you've been plugging away at in your "spare time" published with ease? Well, Evernote now offers an option for doing just that, thanks to a partnership with FastPencil. The note-taking and productivity repository allows you…
    - 14 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 5:33pm -
  • newInstagram quietly (and slowly) launches Snapchat rival, Bolt

    Instagram quietly (and slowly) launches Snapchat rival, Bolt

    We knew Instagram's effort to nab a bit of Snapchat's thunder was imminent thanks to leaked promo banners, and now, the app has officially arrived... for some. Bolt, the filter-driven photo app's own ephemeral messenger has hit iTunes and Google Pla…
    - 14 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 5:00pm -
  • newTwitter's active user growth continued to improve this quarter

    Twitter's active user growth continued to improve this quarter

    One of Twitter's primary concerns is that the number of active users -- those who use the network at least once a month -- continues to grow at a healthy pace, and its latest quarterly earnings confirm that the social network has been eating its...
    - 14 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 4:45pm -
  • newUS Army researchers weigh the benefits of 3D-printed warhead parts

    US Army researchers weigh the benefits of 3D-printed warhead parts

    It's no secret that 3D printing is making big strides for the future of not just technology, but medicine and space exploration as well. And the United States Army is looking to leverage the platform for its warhead production. 3D printing is nothin…
    - 15 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 4:34pm -
  • newHere's what the phone unlocking bill means, and how it affects our future

    Here's what the phone unlocking bill means, and how it affects our future

    Getting Democrats and Republicans to pass an act of Congress is the exception more than the rule. But if there's one thing both sides of the aisle can agree on, it's that the US policy for unlocking phones is backwards. Early last year, it became...
    - 15 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 4:00pm -
  • newApple TV gets two new apps: Fox Now and CNBC

    Apple TV gets two new apps: Fox Now and CNBC

    One of the things you can't find on the Apple TV is an official store for apps, but this hasn't kept the tiny box from becoming a solid device for entertainment purposes. To make things better, the Apple TV is adding Fox Now and CNBC to its...
    - 16 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 3:21pm -
  • newLG Heart Rate Monitor Earphone review: good fitness gadget, poor earphones

    LG Heart Rate Monitor Earphone review: good fitness gadget, poor earphones

    Heart rate monitors are no longer the exclusive domain of fitness gadgets. The last 12 months have seen sensors make their way into smartphones and wearables, replacing for many of us the need for a standalone pulse monitor. The problem is a lot of.…
    - 16 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 2:45pm -
  • newStream Lollapalooza sets from Outkast, Skrillex and Phantogram this weekend

    Stream Lollapalooza sets from Outkast, Skrillex and Phantogram this weekend

    If you enjoy taking in the summer's big music festivals from the comforts of your sofa, you've likely already peeped this year's Coachella and Bonaroo livestreams. The in-home viewing continues this weekend with Chicago's annual Lollapalooza event,.…
    - 17 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 2:16pm -

CNN Top Stories

  • newWould you pick up a hitchhiking robot?

    Would you pick up a hitchhiking robot?

    Would you pick up a hitchhiking robot? CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on a robot hitching cross-country all by itself.
    - 48 mins ago, 30 Jul 14, 6:18am -
  • new19 killed at U.N. school in Gaza

    19 killed at U.N. school in Gaza

    While dueling political leaders blame each other for the carnage in Gaza, residents in the besieged territory are grappling with a new, nightmarish life:
    - 49 mins ago, 30 Jul 14, 6:17am -
  • newIsrael-Gaza crisis

    Israel-Gaza crisis

    While dueling political leaders blame each other for the carnage in Gaza, residents in the besieged territory are grappling with a new, nightmarish life:
    - 49 mins ago, 30 Jul 14, 6:17am -
  • new37 amazing sports photos of the week

    37 amazing sports photos of the week

    Sleek speed in a bubble -- just one of the incredible moments captured in competitive sports this week.
    - 57 mins ago, 30 Jul 14, 6:09am -
  • newSurgeon general issues <br> cancer warning

    Surgeon general issues <br> cancer warning

    The surgeon general called it a major public health problem that requires immediate action. Here's what you can do to protect yourself from skin cancer.
    - 1 hour ago, 30 Jul 14, 6:02am -
  • newSurgeon general issues <br> cancer warning

    Surgeon general issues <br> cancer warning

    The surgeon general called it a major public health problem that requires immediate action. Here's what you can do to protect yourself from skin cancer.
    - 1 hour ago, 30 Jul 14, 6:02am -
  • newMelanoma survivors not always cautious

    Melanoma survivors not always cautious

    A new study finds some melanoma survivors don't wear sunscreen and still use tanning beds.
    - 1 hour ago, 30 Jul 14, 5:55am -
  • newNew sunscreen label language

    New sunscreen label language

    Start the summer with good sun protection habits. Get an understanding of some new sunscreen label language.
    - 1 hour ago, 30 Jul 14, 5:54am -
  • newHow dangerous is that sunburn?

    How dangerous is that sunburn?

    Dr. Sanjay Gupta tells us how applying sunscreen everyday can help you live to 100.
    - 1 hour ago, 30 Jul 14, 5:54am -
  • newUkraine

    Ukraine

    There are echoes of the Cold War as pro-Russian rebels battle Ukrainian government forces in the nation's east.
    - 1 hour ago, 30 Jul 14, 5:43am -
  • newEbola doctor killed by virus

    Ebola doctor killed by virus

    A doctor who was on the front lines fighting the Ebola outbreak in Sierra Leone has died from complications of the disease, Doctors Without Borders said.
    - 2 hours ago, 30 Jul 14, 5:32am -
  • newEbola kills American heading home

    Ebola kills American heading home

    An American who worked in Liberia has died of the virus, falling ill during a stop in Nigeria on his way home to Minnesota. Which raises the question: Is Ebola a threat outside of Africa?
    - 2 hours ago, 30 Jul 14, 5:29am -
  • newNew sanctions

    New sanctions

    President Obama said coordinating sanctions against Russia with Europe will make them more effective. Here's a look at what happens next.
    - 2 hours ago, 30 Jul 14, 4:56am -
  • newWater main break

    Water main break

    Streets turned into rivers and parts of UCLA turned into lakes after a massive water main break sent 8 to 10 million gallons of water gushing through parts of Los Angeles.
    - 3 hours ago, 30 Jul 14, 4:33am -
  • newLandslides trap at least 150 people

    Landslides trap at least 150 people

    Landslides caused by heavy monsoon rains may have trapped 150 people or more in a village in western India, a senior official said Wednesday.
    - 3 hours ago, 30 Jul 14, 4:17am -
  • newLast Enola Gay crewman dies

    Last Enola Gay crewman dies

    Theodore "Dutch" Van Kirk, who navigated the Enola Gay when it dropped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima, has died, his family says.
    - 3 hours ago, 30 Jul 14, 3:58am -
  • newIs she really a plus-size model?

    Is she really a plus-size model?

    Robyn Lawley, who wears a size 12, is drawing praise for posting unretouched photos of herself in protest against airbrushing. LZ Granderson argues her protest highlights a wider problem.
    - 3 hours ago, 30 Jul 14, 3:55am -
  • newTouring Florence by smartphone

    Touring Florence by smartphone

    Mention the Italian city of Florence, and people think of history, conjuring images of a classical city that was once Europe's Renaissance capital.
    - 4 hours ago, 30 Jul 14, 3:09am -
  • newIn the 1960s, we did overcome

    In the 1960s, we did overcome

    Similar to a natural birth, the birth of the '60s contained the joyous power of creation. And like all births, there was blood and danger, says Tom Hayden, author and peace advocate.
    - 5 hours ago, 30 Jul 14, 2:04am -
  • newBergdahl could be questioned next week

    Bergdahl could be questioned next week

    Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl could meet next week with the U.S. Army General looking into how the now-freed prisoner of war was captured by the Taliban in 2009, his attorney said.
    - 8 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 11:23pm -
  • newStray dog put an end to burglaries

    Stray dog put an end to burglaries

    A dog named Squid helped put an end to a string of burglaries, but his owners were surprised considering his background.
    - 9 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 10:20pm -
  • newSunset Boulevard, UCLA flooded

    Sunset Boulevard, UCLA flooded

    A portion of world-famous Sunset Boulevard was closed Tuesday afternoon after a nearby water main broke, spilling the precious commodity into the streets near and on the UCLA campus.
    - 9 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 10:17pm -
  • newBody of apparent stowaway found

    Body of apparent stowaway found

    The body of an "apparent stowaway" was found in the wheel well of a U.S. Air Force plane that had traveled Africa before landing in Germany, a Pentagon spokesman said Tuesday.
    - 9 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 9:56pm -
  • newPhotos: Flight 17 crash aftermath

    Photos: Flight 17 crash aftermath

    Photos: Malaysian jet crashes in Ukraine
    - 9 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 9:46pm -
  • newWould you pick up THIS hitchhiker?

    Would you pick up THIS hitchhiker?

    Would you pick up a hitchhiking robot? CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on a robot hitching cross-country all by itself.
    - 10 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 9:25pm -
  • newMore VA staffers told to falsify

    More VA staffers told to falsify

    Roughly half the schedulers at multiple Veterans Affairs hospitals said they received instructions from supervisors to falsify data and hide the true time it took patients to be seen by a doctor after making an appointment, new details from an intern…
    - 10 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 9:18pm -
  • newPutin's private life revealed

    Putin's private life revealed

    Erin Burnett speaks with Newsweek writer Ben Judah about his three year research on Russian President Vladimir Putin.
    - 10 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 8:57pm -
  • new'Mom went 50 MPH with son on car'

    'Mom went 50 MPH with son on car'

    Two Ohio men say they recorded a mother driving down the street with her 19-year-old son on the roof of her car.
    - 11 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 8:31pm -
  • newPair of tornadoes touch down

    Pair of tornadoes touch down

    A pair of tornadoes touched down north of Denver causing damage and forcing airline passengers to take shelter.
    - 11 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 8:02pm -
  • newOur atheists are better than yours

    Our atheists are better than yours

    S.E. Cupp states the case for atheists joining the conservative ranks.
    - 11 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 7:38pm -
  • newBoehner: Impeachment talk a 'scam'

    Boehner: Impeachment talk a 'scam'

    House Speaker John Boehner flatly denied Tuesday that congressional Republicans are moving to impeach President Barack Obama, blasting talk about it as "a scam started by Democrats at the White House."
    - 12 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 7:30pm -
  • newGaza: Why it's different this time

    Gaza: Why it's different this time

    The current round of fighting between the Israel Defense Forces and the Palestinian Islamic Resistance Movement, or Hamas, in Gaza has been raging for over three weeks. Both sides have suffered casualties -- the numbers are much higher on the Palesti…
    - 12 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 7:17pm -
  • newGabby Giffords: Guns vs. women

    Gabby Giffords: Guns vs. women

    Gabrielle Giffords and Katie Ray-Jones say Congress must address domestic violence and guns
    - 13 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 6:08pm -
  • newF-16 fighters drop bombs on Gaza

    F-16 fighters drop bombs on Gaza

    CNN's Karl Penhaul reports on some of the heaviest fighting in Gaza, as F-16 fighters continue to drop bombs.
    - 13 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 5:43pm -
  • newTrain barrels toward women on bridge

    Train barrels toward women on bridge

    WTHR reports on two people that just missed being hit by a train -- a "miracle," as one railroad official put it.
    - 14 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 5:35pm -
  • newGirl hit by plane on beach dies

    Girl hit by plane on beach dies

    The 9-year-old girl critically injured when an airplane struck her on a Florida beach last weekend has died, the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office said Tuesday.
    - 14 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 5:17pm -
  • new'Bachelorette' makes her choice

    'Bachelorette' makes her choice

    Did Andi Dorfman choose wisely with her final rose?
    - 15 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 4:30pm -
  • new'Die Hard' actor dies

    'Die Hard' actor dies

    James Shigeta, a prolific and pioneering Asian-American actor whose 50-year career includes the movies "Die Hard" and "Flower Drum Song," died in his sleep in Los Angeles on Monday, his agent said. He was 81.
    - 15 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 4:11pm -
  • newMH17

    MH17

    International investigators and observers were again prevented from reaching the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 on Tuesday by fierce fighting in the area between pro-Russian rebels and Ukrainian forces.
    - 15 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 4:02pm -
  • newOpinion: Bitter lessons of MH17

    Opinion: Bitter lessons of MH17

    During the last four months, the people of Ukraine have been fighting for their freedom, independence and European path in a war started by Russia-backed terrorists and their accomplices.
    - 16 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 2:59pm -
  • newOlympian's 10,000-calorie meal

    Olympian's 10,000-calorie meal

    He's used to making waves in the pool, but Ryan Lochte has caused a few ripples of excitement on social media after tweeting out a photo of himself in front of what he claims was 10,000 calories worth of food, including piles of chicken and asparagus…
    - 17 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 2:04pm -
  • newWorried over weight, she built an empire

    Worried over weight, she built an empire

    Would you spend $34 on an exercise class? SoulCycle co-founder Elizabeth Cutler thinks you will.
    - 17 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 1:37pm -
  • newHow often do you wash your sheets?

    How often do you wash your sheets?

    How often do you wash your jeans, bras and pillows? Here's a definitive guide to keeping all your quarters clean.
    - 18 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 12:50pm -
  • newAmazing shots of hot air balloons

    Amazing shots of hot air balloons

    Take a one-minute escape into the world of hot air balloons.
    - 20 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 10:54am -
  • newWho created underwater statues?

    Who created underwater statues?

    Welcome to the Museo Subacuático de Arte, the world's first underwater museum created by British sculptor Jason deCairnes Taylor with the idea to make art and marine environment interact. He covers his exhibits in cement that attracts coral growth,…
    - 21 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 10:24am -
  • newEbola

    Ebola

    The deadliest Ebola outbreak in history continues to plague West Africa as leaders scramble to stop the virus from spreading.
    - 22 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 9:36am -
  • new'The Hunt'

    'The Hunt'

    Investigators say they sifted through hundreds of tips in their search for Charles Mozdir, but a phone call they got during CNN's "The Hunt" with John Walsh helped them crack the case.
    - 22 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 9:35am -
  • newWhat's wrong with 'Black Jesus'?

    What's wrong with 'Black Jesus'?

    A Christian group's anger over the trailer for an upcoming TV show seems out of place, says Jay Parini
    - 23 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 7:48am -
  • newTips needed in FSU professor's slaying

    Tips needed in FSU professor's slaying

    The mystery behind the killing of a nationally renowned law professor has authorities in Florida asking for the public's help.
    - 23 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 7:37am -
  • newProfessor killed

    Professor killed

    The mystery behind the killing of a nationally renowned law professor has authorities in Florida asking for the public's help.
    - 23 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 7:37am -

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  • newCards, CB Peterson agree to record $70M deal
    The Arizona Cardinals have agreed with Patrick Peterson on a five-year contract extension, a deal the Pro Bowler said Tuesday night is worth $70 million with $48 million guaranteed, which makes him the highest-paid cornerback in the NFL.
    - 11 mins ago, 30 Jul 14, 6:56am -
  • newCastro fly in 16th ends Cubs' longest game
    Catcher John Baker scored the winning run in the bottom of the 16th inning after pitching a scoreless top half, and the Chicago Cubs overcame a three-run deficit to beat the Colorado Rockies 4-3 on Tuesday night.
    - 58 mins ago, 30 Jul 14, 6:09am -
  • newPauley Pavilion court flooded as main breaks
    A massive water main break that flooded parts of UCLA's campus, including Pauley Pavilion, threatened to ruin the Bruins' home floor and do similar damage to other buildings Tuesday.
    - 4 hours ago, 30 Jul 14, 3:19am -
  • newBoeheim calls Rose 'most impressive' player
    Bulls point guard Derrick Rose continues to open eyes in Team USA's training camp as he makes his way back from the torn meniscus in his right knee that cost him all but 10 games of the past season.
    - 4 hours ago, 30 Jul 14, 3:09am -
  • newMachado homer puts O's past Angels in 12
    Manny Machado led off the 12th inning with a home run off Cory Rasmus and gave the Baltimore Orioles a 7-6 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Tuesday.
    - 5 hours ago, 30 Jul 14, 2:25am -
  • newLester scratched from start but no trade yet
    Red Sox left-hander Jon Lester will not make his scheduled start Wednesday, but he has not been traded -- yet.
    - 5 hours ago, 30 Jul 14, 1:55am -
  • newDurant lauds LeBron's move, unsure of own
    Oklahoma City's Kevin Durant congratulated LeBron James on his decision to return to Cleveland but says he's not sure if he'll play for his hometown Wizards when he becomes a free agent.
    - 6 hours ago, 30 Jul 14, 12:42am -
  • newLakers greats hail 'right guy' Scott as coach
    Byron Scott says being the new coach of the Los Angeles Lakers is "a dream come true."
    - 7 hours ago, 30 Jul 14, 12:03am -
  • newSilva, Diaz return as main event for UFC 183
    Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva will return to action Jan. 31 in a 185-pound contest against Nick Diaz at UFC 183 in Las Vegas.
    - 9 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 9:50pm -
  • newStephen A. Smith off air for one week
    ESPN has announced that commentator Stephen A. Smith will not be appearing on ESPN2's "First Take" or on ESPN Radio for the next week. He will return Aug. 6.
    - 10 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 9:00pm -
  • newPolice: Cards' Abraham passed out at wheel
    An officer found John Abraham passed out behind the wheel of his black Dodge Challenger at around 4 p.m. ET June 29 at the intersection of an Atlanta suburb after he had left the Pink Pony strip club, according to a police report.
    - 11 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 8:20pm -
  • newMan faces charges for Modell grave urination
    Maryland authorities said Tuesday they will charge a man with disorderly conduct in a cemetery for allegedly urinating on the grave of former Baltimore Ravens owner Art Modell.
    - 12 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 6:55pm -
  • newSources: Gordon faults secondhand smoke
    The legal team for Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon will argue in a hearing Friday that its client has disputed test results that were caused from secondhand marijuana smoke, according to sources.
    - 13 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 5:56pm -
  • newRiggs accidentally shoots self, out of UFC fight
    Newly signed UFC welterweight Joe Riggs was involved in a firearm-related accident in his home Monday, according to UFC officials.
    - 14 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 5:24pm -
  • newSources: Clippers' Griffin has back fracture
    Clippers forward Blake Griffin withdrew last week from Team USA training camp for the FIBA World Cup because he was advised by doctors to give a small fracture in his back more time to heal before the start of the next NBA season, sources told ESPN.c…
    - 18 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 1:34pm -
  • Cabrera, Dickey help Jays trample Red Sox
    Melky Cabrera and R.A. Dickey helped the Toronto Blue Jays romp past the Boston Red Sox 14-1 on Monday night.
    - 1 day ago, 29 Jul 14, 1:25am -
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