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ESPN Probably Not Suspending Stephen A. Smith Over Women Abuse Comments

10 minutes agoNews : Mediaite

For ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith, it looks like an apology for his comments last week about men who are “provoked” to hit women will do.

China Bak, Dalian Institute Partner on Next-Gen Battery

Lithium-ion battery maker China BAK has partnered with Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics of Chinese Academy of Sciences to research and develop next-generation battery technologies. The collaboration, which will bring together CBAK’s...Show More Summary

Quickies: Sexual violence, junk science in women’s health laws, gene drives, and food shaming

Categories: Skepticism The real reason sexual violence is so widespread – Busting the myth that men are “naturally” prone to sexual violence. From Will. Senate abortion hearing reveals junk science behind women’s health laws – It’s so...Show More Summary

Congenital heart disease specialists develop nonsurgical technique to correct birth defects

LOS ANGELES (July 28, 2014) – A new technique for repairing the most common cardiac birth defect in newborns, commonly referred to as "a hole in the heart," has been used successfully to mend the condition in six premature infants without subjecting the tiny patients to open-heart surgery. read more

Italian Port Towns Untouched By Tourists

Everyone knows (and loves) Positano, Portofino, and the Cinque Terre. But Italy’s home to many lesser-known port towns that are just as beautiful—and free of tourists.

USDJPY Surge Sends Stocks Higher As Bond Yields Tumble

This morning makes as much sense as most mornings. US equity markets, after some weakness in the European session have been lifted wholesale towards Friday's highs on the heels of a USDJPY 102 stop-running algo. At the same time bonds are being bnought aggressively with 10Y and 30Y yields now lower on the week. Show More Summary

WATCH: Rescued Hens Touch Ground for the First Time

10 minutes agoLifestyle / Green Living : Ecorazzi

If you were looking for a reason to stop eating chicken and eggs, look no more. The California based group Animal Place recently rescued 500 hens from an egg farm. Read More The post WATCH: Rescued Hens Touch Ground for the First Time appeared first on Ecorazzi.

Antoine Greizmann officially signs with Atlético Madrid

10 minutes agoSports / Baseball : Baseball Nation

The 23-year-old French international stays in Spain, moving from Real Sociedad to the defending champions. Atlético Madrid have announced the signing of winger Antoine Griezmann from Real Sociedad for a reported €30 million, roughlyShow More Summary

Java API for WebSocket 1.1

Java API for WebSocket (JSR 356) is going through the JCP maintenance release process as it enters today the Maintenance Review Ballot. This ballot will end in a week on August 4. The proposed changes are relatively limited but are nevertheless important. Show More Summary

Why Emmanuel Emenike Would Be an Ideal Signing for Everton

Nigeria forward Emmanuel Emenike has been the subject of some major interest from the Premier League this summer. Ben Jefferson of the Express wrote that Manchester City, Everton and Tottenham Hotspur were competing to sign the Super...Show More Summary

Q2 2014 Active Power Inc Earnings Conference Call (Webcast)

The following audio is from a conference call that will begin on July 29, 2014 at 08:30 AM ET. The audio will stream live while the call is active, and can be replayed upon its completion. Listen now Complete Story »

4 Ways the '50 Shades of Grey' Film Is Worse Than You Expect

10 minutes agoEntertainment / Humor : Cracked.com

By Kier Harris Published: July 29th, 2014 The trailer for Twilight fan fiction turned inexplicable best-selling trilogy Fifty Shades of Grey debuted recently, treating us all to a glimpse of a world populated by frumpy secretaries and the Picasso-faced businessmen who have sex with them. But

Defenders of Suntoria Review

11 minutes agoMobile / Mobile Apps : 148Apps

Defenders of Suntoria is a solid tower defense game, but it leans a little too much on freemium upgrades. The post Defenders of Suntoria Review appeared first on 148Apps.

Why You Need a “Not Do” List @IncCEOProject

In order to get out of Player mode, leaders have to work harder at taking off their To Do list than putting things on it. Learn 3 strategies for trimming your list and working on the business rather than in the business.

Does Your House Suck? Here's How to Sell It Anyway

Read any list of recommendations about how to sell your home and you'll get the same advice about how to bring out the best in your property to get top dollar. But let's face it. A lot of homes have more than just cosmetic issues you can fix with a little spackle, paint, and cleaning. Show More Summary

Pfizer's 2Q profit sinks 79% but tops forecasts

Pfizer's second-quarter earnings plunged 79% from last year, when the world's second-largest drugmaker booked a business spinoff gain of more than $10 billion. The latest results still edged analyst... To view the full story, click the title link.

2014 NFL Free Agents: Latest Rumors, Predictions for Available Contributors

NFL training camp tends to pour the spotlight on the young studs in camps. It's about first-round blue-chippers, the out-of-nowhere undrafted players and the late-rounders hoping to go from unknown to steal to starter to star. However, there is still veteran help out there to be had. Show More Summary

Researchers uncover secrets of internal cell fine-tuning

New research from scientists at the University of Kent has shown for the first time how the structures inside cells are regulated – a breakthrough that could have a major impact on cancer therapy development. A team from Kent's School...Show More Summary

Girls Run The World! These Celebrity Husbands Took Their Wives' Last Names!

12 minutes agoLifestyle / Fashion : CocoPerez

Did you know that Jay Z took his famous wife's name when they got married? No, Beyoncé's last name isn't Z! But Jay's legal name for realz changed to reflect his marriage! And Hova isn't alone! A few other celebrity hubbies have adopted the trend as well! Including a few that may surprise you! CLICK HERE to see [...]

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