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The more-is-better ethos gets tiring with Halloween, but it's worth the price of admission to see Jamie Lee Curtis back in action

3 minutes ago   |   National Post

Halloween is a movie franchise that specializes in torture. Not to its characters - though there's plenty of that - but to its timeline. The 1978 original, a straightforward...
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Tech Founder's Absolute Power Is Destroying Company Culture

33 minutes ago   |   Wired

Tech CEOs have wrestled greater control of their companies than ever-making it impossible to address bad behavior properly.
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Teachers Focusing On Mental Health, Social Media At MEA

1 hour ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - The Minnesota Educator Academy begins and ends Thursday. In the past, it was a two-day event offering professional development courses aimed at teachers but open...
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Bong Appétit: From steak with weed chimichurri to bud-and-bourbon-infused truffles, Munchies delivers heady cannabis cooking

Bong Appétit: From steak with weed chimichurri to bud-and-bourbon-infused truffles, Munchies delivers heady cannabis cooking

2 hours ago   |   National Post

On Wednesday, Canada became the second country in the world to legalize recreational marijuana. To recognize cannabis legalization, our cookbook of the week is Bong Appétit...
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Trump has the right to ‘rhetorical hyperbole,' says judge - but that doesn't make it presidential

Trump has the right to ‘rhetorical hyperbole,' says judge - but that doesn't make it presidential

3 hours ago   |   Think Progress

As if it wasn't already glaringly apparent, a federal judge has, in his dismissal of porn-star Stormy Daniels defamation suit against President Donald Trump, offered an...
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What It's Like to Be a Professional Live Video Game Streamer

3 hours ago   |   Slate

Game livestreaming has entered into popular culture in a big way. Twitch, a platform that boasts having millions of broadcasters producing programs for tens of millions of...
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'Black Ops 4' Review: Making 'Call of Duty' For a 'Fortnite' World

3 hours ago   |   Wired

A new battle-royale mode that leans into the trope of the moment makes 'Black Ops 4' the franchise's most honest title to date.
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How the 150 Best Medium and Small Workplaces Race Ahead

How the 150 Best Medium and Small Workplaces Race Ahead

4 hours ago   |   Fortune

Jeff Green faced a tricky talent decision about a year ago-a choice that got at the heart of the kind of company he wanted to lead. Green, CEO and co-founder of advertising...
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Betomania: Why Democrats are crazy for their 'authentically cool' Senate candidate

5 hours ago   |   NBC News

The Texas Senate hopeful's campaign has transcended politics to become something of a political-cultural phenomenon.
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How Much of the New American Songbook Will Be Sung in Spanish?

5 hours ago   |   Slate

Is it really possible that today's Latino musicians will be remembered primarily via the dude from Matchbox Twenty? Slate's New American Songbook , a project dedicated to...
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Woman caught on camera running to stranger's door, abandoning 2-year-old boy

Woman caught on camera running to stranger's door, abandoning 2-year-old boy

The woman could be seen running toward the front door of the home while lifting the child in the air by one arm. Read more ...

Ex-USA Gymnastics head accused of tampering with evidence in Larry Nassar case

Ex-USA Gymnastics head accused of tampering with evidence in Larry Nassar case

Former USA Gymnastics president Steve Penny was arrested Wednesday after a Texas grand jury indicted him, alleging he tampered with evidence in the sexual assault investigation... Read more ...

Powerball jackpot soars to $430 million

Powerball jackpot soars to $430 million

No one won the jackpot in Wednesday night's Powerball drawing, bringing the jackpot to $430 million. Read more ...

Trump threatens to shut down southern border over migrant caravan

Trump threatens to shut down southern border over migrant caravan

President Trump on Thursday threatened to shut down the southern border and call up the military if Mexico did not stop a migrant caravan from making its way north into the... Read more ...

Red Sox hold off Astros 8-6 for 3-1 ALCS lead

Red Sox hold off Astros 8-6 for 3-1 ALCS lead

Boston Red Sox left fielder Andrew Benintendi made a diving catch with the bases loaded for the final out, holding off the Houston Astros in the American League Championship... Read more ...

Reports: White House Counsel Don McGahn returns to civilian life

Reports: White House Counsel Don McGahn returns to civilian life

Don McGahn is no longer White House counsel, according to reports. Read more ...

MLB postseason 2018: Three takeaways from Dodgers' NLCS Game 5 win over Brewers

MLB postseason 2018: Three takeaways from Dodgers' NLCS Game 5 win over Brewers

Clayton Kershaw was great again as the Dodgers moved to within one win of their second straight National League pennant. Read more ...

Interfering Astros fan goes on the attack against ‘joke' ump

Interfering Astros fan goes on the attack against ‘joke' ump

It might not be a Jeffrey Maier or Steve Bartman situation, but Astros fan Troy Caldwell added another controversial fan interference moment to the MLB playoff lexicon during... Read more ...

Thousands flee East Bay homes due to gas pipeline risk

Thousands flee East Bay homes due to gas pipeline risk

Thousands of people have evacuated their East Bay homes because a natural gas pipeline is at risk in Contra Costa County. Read more ...

Video captures mom whipping son with belt for stealing her BMW

Video captures mom whipping son with belt for stealing her BMW

A Texas high school freshman went on a joyride in his mom's spanking-new BMW, but his badass mom chased him down - and whupped him with a belt, in a caught-on-video scene that... Read more ...