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Want to Be on Game of Thrones? So Do 86,000 Other People

Seems like half of Spain shows up to be on the show Trending game of thrones

Royals vs. Giants: World Series Game 3 Live Blog

A general view of a statue of Willie Mays before Game 3 of the 2014 World Series at AT&T Park. Reuters The Journal provides live analysis of World Series Game 3 between the San Francisco Giants and the Kansas City Royals. Read the commentary by Andrew Beaton, with contributions from Daniel Barbarisi, Brian Costa and Kevin Helliker at AT&T Park.

Scaling Up: What It Takes to Create Responsible Practices on a Global Scale

The complexity -- and potential for good -- of global reach. Companies that are the largest in their industry, such as Unilever or Nike, face a unique challenge each time they make a move in sustainability. Should they use their scale...Show More Summary

Natural History Museum announces Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2014 winners

The Natural History Museum has announced winners of its 2014 Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition. This year's winning photos document all manner of creatures, from a pride of lions in the Serengeti, to a yellow scorpion in the northeast of Spain. The competition recognizes both adult and youth winners and awards the top photo with £10,000 and a trophy. See gallery

On the Market: Totally Acceptable Cow Hollow Home Would Settle for $4.5M

A lovely, well-styled, rather plain-vanilla five-bedroom just landed on the market in Cow Hollow. It hails from the early 20th century and has been in the same family for 40 years, but...

Here Are All the Posters From Mondo’s ‘Batman 75? Show

15 minutes agoEntertainment / Film : SlashFilm

The doors just opened at the Mondo Gallery in Austin, Texas for the 75 Years of Batman Gallery Show. A full show, officially licensed, celebrating all things revolving around the Caped Crusader. We’ve previously shown you a few beautiful posters from the show, but now that the doors are open we can reveal the rest. Show More Summary

Arabic Harder to Read than Hebrew?

Or Kashti of Haaretz reports on a study that suggests that Hebrew speakers can read their native language more quickly than Arabic speakers can read theirs: The study, conducted over the last three years, examined the speed and efficacy with which Hebrew and Arabic speakers read texts in their native languages. The texts were taken […]

Sun Ming Ming Makes Dwayne Johnson Look Like a Child – PHOTO

15 minutes agoTelevision / Reality TV :

Dwayne Johnson (AKA the Rock) always shares some of the best photos via social media, and this one of him and 7 foot, 9 inch basketball player Sun Ming Ming is no exception. Seriously, no one else on this planet could make the Rock look like an infant. Show More Summary

Saying Good-bye to the Glaciers of Glacier National Park

16 minutes agoAcademics / Geology : Geotripper

The view north from Logan Pass in Glacier National Park Make no mistake about it. Glacier National Park is one of the most spectacular parks in the United States, and indeed is one of my favorite places on planet Earth. That said, it's losing something important, and the change is profound. Show More Summary

Girls' volleyball: Windward's Christina Cornelius commits to Harvard

All-CIF middle blocker Christina Cornelius of L.A. Windward has committed to Harvard.

Statement From Ted Bishop on His Ouster

16 minutes agoSports / Golf : On Par

The statement from Ted Bishop, who was removed as president of the PGA of America on Friday for sexist comments on social media directed at Ian Poulter:

Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum presents scultpor's drawings from Renaissance Italy

16 minutes agoArts : Artdaily

The Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum opened a new exhibition titled Donatello, Michelangelo, Cellini: Sculptors? Drawings from Renaissance Italy, on view from October 23, 2014, through January 19, 2015, in the Museum?s Hostetter Gallery. Show More Summary

Mississippi Supreme Court rejects Chris McDaniel’s Senate election challenge

16 minutes agoNews : The Raw Story

The Mississippi Supreme Court on Friday rejected former U.S. Senate candidate Chris McDaniel’s election challenge in which he alleged incumbent U.S. Senator Thad Cochran stole the Republican primary vote. In a split decision, justices affirmed a lower court ruling dismissing McDaniel’s case, saying...

CERN needs your help identifying mysterious photos

16 minutes agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmag

CERN is currently digitizing over 50 years worth of its old black and white photographs to make them searchable via the Cern Document Server. However, the subject of many of the photos has been lost in the sands of time and the researchers can’t work out what’s what. Show More Summary

Some Like It Hot Just Might Be The Funniest Movie Ever Made

16 minutes agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

There are tons of hilarious performances in the history of modern movies, but Jack Lemmon's turn in Some Like It Hot is absolutely, positively, one of the funniest—if not the funniest—of all time. Read more...

Many Questions Loom Ahead of Ukrainian Elections

This Sunday, October 26th, Ukrainians will elect a new Parliament, continuing Ukraine's democratic process despite an undeclared war in the east of the country. The current Parliament, elected in October 2012, remains largely a holdover from the regime of former President Victor Yanukovych. Show More Summary

ICM Partners’ Interns Lawsuit Mediation Set For December – Update

UPDATE, 5:08 PM: Two days after NBCUniversal settled a potential class action lawsuit by former interns for $6.4 million, ICM Partners has moved one step closer to maybe resolving its own labor issue. The agency and representatives for...Show More Summary

IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. Is as Fit as a Butcher's Dog

A strong third quarter helped the animal testing company raise 2014 guidance.

Liam Payne, One Direction Earned Roughly $150 Every 60 Seconds In 2013

Liam Payne and the One Direction boys made quite a bit of money over the course of 2013. Although that’s really not shocking or surprising, the amount of cold, hard cash the guys earned last year will definitely make your bank account pale in comparison. Show More Summary

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