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Who is Filling Cuba's University Classrooms?

New students at the University of Havana (14ymedio) Yoani Sánchez, Havana, 2 September 2014 -- Born during the Special Period, they have grown up trapped in the dual currency system, and when they get their degrees Raul Castro will no longer be in power. Show More Summary

Who is Filling the University Classrooms?

20 minutes agoLocal Interest / Cuba : Generacion Y

Yoani Sánchez, Havana, 2 September 2014 — Born during the Special Period, they have grown up trapped in the dual currency system, and when they get their degrees Raul Castro will no longer be in power. They are the more … Continue reading ?

John Oliver And Cookie Monster, On The News Beat

21 minutes agoNews : The Two-Way

Just in time for the back-to-school season, funny newsman John Oliver and incorrigible consumer Cookie Monster co-anchor a news special on words.

REVIEW: Young Justice

DC Comics has always had a special place in its heart for the teen sidekicks and since the 1960s, there have been numerous books dedicated to their collaborative efforts. Little wonder then, that Cartoon Network would want series based on Teen Titans and Young Justice. While the former reduced them to far younger incarnations, the […]

Kanye West Thinks Kim Kardashian Is So Awesome That He Sang A Song About it! Hear It HERE!

24 minutes agoLifestyle / Fashion : CocoPerez

Awwww! Kanye West LOVES Kim Kardashian. WHO KNEW??! LOLz! While the behind-the-scenes look at Kimye's wedding last night on Keeping Up With the Kardashians was fabulous all around, the best part had to have been the eXXXtra special look at 'Ye's new jam, Awesome. Yeezus wrote a song about his wifey and, you guessed it, [...]

Big Hero 6 and Tomorrowland Coming to New York Comic Con

27 minutes agoFilm / New Releases : Coming Soon

The Walt Disney Studios has announced that two of their upcoming releases will have special presentations at this year's upcoming New York Comic Con on Thursday, October 9, beginning with Walt Disney Animation Studios' Big Hero 6 as directors Don Hall and Chris Williams, producer Roy Conli, and special guests present an exclusive look at the film. Show More Summary

New York Times Adds Climate Editor After Slashing Environmental Coverage

53 minutes agoTechnology / Social Media : Mashable

About 19 months after closing down its special team of environmental reporters, the New York Times has named Adam Bryant as editor overseeing climate change and environmental issues for the paper's science coverage Bryant announced the...Show More Summary

Why Is Joan Rivers In A Medically Induced Coma?

Bradley Flansbaum, DO, a doctor who specializes in the management of hospitalized patients at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City, explains why doctors use medically induced comas after sudden cardiac arrest and what it might mean for Joan Rivers’s condition.

Paranormal Geeks Radio Tonight: Tom Fusco!

Tonight on Paranormal Geeks Radio, the special guest is Tom Fusco! I'm very excited about this episode. It will be on 9 pm EST/8 pm Central/6 pm Pacific! What if someone were to discover a truly new conceptual model of supernatural mechanics...Show More Summary

BART Budget Includes Funds for Poop Patrol

The new budget for the Bay Area Rapid Transit system (BART) includes funds for a special team of cleaners that will help ensure the Bay Area's heavily trafficked train stations smell urine and feces-free. Power washing the feces on a...Show More Summary

Saint Archer x Girl Skateboards

San Diego’s Saint Archer Brewing Company is proud to announce a very special release—and its first collaboration beer—with Girl Skateboards. The new beer, a Hoppy Pilsner, will be available in 12 oz […] The post Saint Archer x Girl Skateboards appeared first on Transworld Skateboarding.

Teddy Bridgewater's Mom Wears Shirt of Her Son on Draft Night to Louisville Game

Teddy Bridgewater and his mom, Rose Murphy, have always shared a special bond. That was once again made apparent at Louisville's season opener against Miami on Monday night. Although Bridgewater is now a member of the Minnesota Vikings, Murphy showed up in style to support her son's college team. Show More Summary

NBC, ABC Recognize ‘Fonzie Fetus’ as a ‘Baby’

Well this is worth a thumbs-up: the networks are choosing “baby” over “fetus” to describe one very special unborn baby this morning. During their morning broadcast news shows, NBC and ABC featured a now-viral ultrasound of a baby in the womb giving the thumbs-up. Show More Summary

Princes William, Harry to get Princess Diana's wedding gown

Prince William and Harry will soon receive a very special memento of their late mother. The two have been bequeathed Princess Diana's wedding dress from her 1981 nuptials to their father, Prince Charles

Nervana Systems Raises $3.3M for Deep Learning

Derrick Harris of GigaOM reports, “Nervana Systems, a San Diego-based startup building a specialized system for deep learning applications, has raised a $3.3 million series A round of venture capital. Draper Fisher Jurvetson led the round, which also included Allen & Co., AME Ventures and Fuel Capital. Show More Summary

Visual Marketing for Real Estate: Create. Engage. Enchant.

Join Guy Kawasaki and Peg Fitzpatrick, the social-media team behind Canva, for a frree webinar on creating images for real estate marketing purposes. Learn how to make flyers that incorporate pictures, color, text, and special effects in just a few minutes...

Vilma: Media Hype, Special Teams Struggles Keeping Michael Sam off an NFL Roster

The St. Louis Rams decided not to sign defensive end Michael Sam to their practice squad, per Lindsay H. Jones of USA Today. What is keeping Sam off of an NFL roster? Watch as Stephen Nelson and Bleacher Report NFL Analyst Jonathan Vilma discuss Sam's future in the video above. Read more NFL news on

Specialized Turbo S: The Uber Electric Bike

Specialized turns transportation into recreation with this electric-assisted commuting masterpiece New life experiences become less and less frequent as we get older. We may try new things, but completely new experiences are tough to come by. These could include sky diving or completing a marathon or having your first child. I’m here to tell you that pedaling […]

Mineral kick off tour in NYC with a "VERY SPECIAL GUEST" at Saint Vitus on Thursday

Mineral in Austin last week (more by Tim Griffin) The reunited Mineral played a surprise hometown show (pics) in Austin last week, and their tour begins in proper this week with four sold out NYC shows. The first (and smallest)...

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