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Featured autograph - Buddy Bell

I caught him in the Arizona Fall League and he works as a front office guy for the Chicago White Sox - I've hoarded his cards for a while and was geeked up to finally spot him at a game. However, he only ended up signing one of my cards...Show More Summary

REPORT: Twitter Is Thinking About Buying A Startup Backed By Justin Bieber (TWTR)

Twitter is in talks to acquire the app Shots, the selfie app backed by Justin Bieber, according to CNBC. The report comes just after Twitter CFO Anthony Noto accidentally posted a tweet on Monday night hinting that an acquisition is in the works. Show More Summary

14 Teens Killed by Cops Since Mike Brown

8 minutes agoNews : The Daily Beast

Since Ferguson, police have killed more than a dozen teenagers, half of them black. Some did nothing more than carry a BB gun.

Hallmark Channel's 'Countdown to Christmas' is Most-Watched Network Among Women 25-54 for Fourth Consecutive Weekend

Hallmark Channel’s Countdown to Christmas continues to burst with holiday spirit and take the lead yet again with its most recent original premieres, A Royal Christmas and The Christmas Shepherd

Video: Here's why you shouldn't try to drift a Jeep Cherokee

There are many reasons why an XJ-generation (or really any other) Jeep Cherokee doesn't make for a good drift machine. It's tall, it's four-wheel-drive... it's a Jeep, okay? But someone apparently forgot to tell that to this guy. Uploaded...Show More Summary

Chet Haze: Tom Hanks' Rapper Son Checks Into Rehab For Cocaine Addiction

Chet Haze is an aspiring hardcore rapper who also happens to be the son of beloved Hollywood icon Tom Hanks. We'll give you a moment to try and make sense of that. Chet Hanks Raps Over the summer, we learned that Chet was "out of control" and a "huge embarrassment" to his family. Show More Summary

Matt Ryan on Mike Smith: We’ve got to make him right

Falcons coach Mike Smith said Monday that he felt he didn’t give his team the best chance to win based on the way he handled the clock during the team’s final offensive drive in a 26-24 loss to the Browns, echoing criticism from many corners that didn’t do anything to help Smith’s job security. Quarterback…

Lindsay Lohan’s Father, Michael Lohan, Marries Second Wife

Lindsay Lohan‘s father has big news for everyone! Michael Lohan is a newly married man, for the second time that is. According to US Weekly, Lohan 54, married Kate Major, 32, back in October. Major opened up to the magazine and stated...Show More Summary

Channel Lady Gaga With New BDSM-Inspired Lingerie from Love Cage

While it’s not quite Valentine’s Day, the holiday season is admittedly one of the most romantic times of the year. The cold weather, snuggling inside by the fireplace, twinkling Christmas lights and all that hanging mistletoe lends itself q... via

DA: Phila. lawyer had sex with captive girl, 14

9 minutes agoNews / Crime : Crimesider

Lawyer accused of patronizing sex-trafficking ring previously defended girl's alleged captors, DA says

Pain and itch in a dish: Scientists convert human skin cells into sensory neurons

Scientists have found a simple method to convert human skin cells into the specialized neurons that detect pain, itch, touch and other bodily sensations. These neurons are also affected by spinal cord injury and involved in Friedreich's ataxia, a devastating and currently incurable neurodegenerative disease that largely strikes children.

TV news failed in Ferguson

When Ferguson erupted, people turned to TV for the on-the-spot images and correspondents. But the correspondents were poor.

7-Year-Old Denied His Seizure-Sniffing Service Dog at School (VIDEO)

Post by Linda Sharps. I always feel enormously unhappy when I see stories of children with service dogs being denied service somewhere. It seems like such a difficult issue, because on the one hand, you’ve got the ADA service animalShow More Summary

Secret Ponchos makes PS4, PS Plus debut on December 2

As Sony alluded earlier this month, spaghetti Western shooter Secret Ponchos will reach the PlayStation 4 on December 2. That's great news for fans of top-down competitive shooters that borrow liberally from both fighting games and John Wayne-era co...

Ideal gifts: Rekindle your love of reading with Kindle Paperwhite and The Circle by Dave Eggers

In the Ideal Gifts series, The Next Web team shares personal recommendations for gifts to give this holiday season. I love reading, but never got around to the book store or library as much as I’d like, so it’s suffered over the years. Show More Summary

Let Flor de Caña's Slow-Aged Centenario 25 Draw You Into Its Smooth Tasting Notes

Award-winning Flor de Caña (most known for their slow-aged rum of Nicaragua) recently released their Centenario 25, which is the brand's finest rum yet. The spirit has a "deep and elegant a... via

This Insane Biker Gang Video Is Why Motorcyclists Come Off As Assholes

10 minutes agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

What's the best way to reinforce the idea that all motorcyclists are childish, lunatic asshats with no regard for the law, personal safety, or basic human decency? Here. Watch this. Read more...

Why Nuance is pushing for a new type of Turing test

10 minutes agoTechnology : GigaOM

Nuance Communications is sponsoring a contest called the Winograd Schema challenge that aims to replace the usual conversation-based attempts to pass the Turing test. According to its backers, the Winograd challenge…

My Favorite Green Juice Recipe: Healthy Harlequin

10 minutes agoHealth : Well Good NYC

Meet the smoothie-making superhero "slaying bad health," one simple, blended beverage at a time.

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