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Yankees face elimination again, this time in ALCS Game 7

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NFL notebook: Lynch suspended one game for shoving official

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Conflicting Accounts in Niger Ambush Are Subject of Pentagon Investigation

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The coffin of Staff Sgt....

Stop Criticizing Donald Trump. Vladimir Putin Says So.

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If you want to be a good...

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Video shows Kelly made inaccurate claims about lawmaker in feud over Trump's condolence call

Washington Post - 5 hours ago
The White House's aggressive effort to discredit a Florida congresswoman who criticized President Trump over a military condolence call ran into a new set of problems Friday when a video emerged...

Republicans could now unexpectedly try to 'steamroll' Trump's massive tax plan through Congress

Business Insider - 13 hours ago
The Senate passed its budget resolution Thursday night, setting up the path to tax reform. Indications from the GOP leaders is that Congress may speed up the process to pass tax reform sooner rather...

Conflicting Accounts in Niger Ambush Are Subject of Pentagon Investigation

New York Times - 4 hours ago
The coffin of Staff Sgt. Dustin M. Wright, who was killed in an ambush in Niger this month, at Dover Air Force Base in Delaware. American and Nigerien soldiers involved in the attack have given...

Ohio State University denies appearance by white nationalist Richard Spencer

Chicago Tribune - 3 hours ago
Ohio State University has denied a request to rent space for an appearance by white nationalist Richard Spencer, citing risks to public safety. An attorney representing Ohio State said in a letter...

Texas city requires no Israel boycott in exchange for hurricane relief

Fox News - 3 hours ago
Dickinson, Texas was among the cities hardest-hit by Hurricane Harvey in August. (REUTERS/Rick Wilking). A civil rights group on Friday called unconstitutional a Houston suburb's hurricane repair...

Appeals Court Sets Terms For Abortion For Teen Immigrant

NPR - 5 hours ago
The federal appeals court for the District of Columbia has ruled that a teen who is detained because she is in the country illegally can transferred to the custody of a sponsor and then have an...

Dominant Justin Verlander lifts Astros to 7-1 win, sends ALCS to Game 7

Washington Post - 1 hour ago
HOUSTON — At a few seconds before midnight on Aug. 31, the final signatures were secured, the official documents were routed electronically to Major League Baseball's Manhattan offices, and...

Inside the Raqqa jail where ISIS held their betrayers

CNN - 9 hours ago
(CNN) It is a place haunted not so much by the ghosts of those imprisoned within, but by the words they left behind on the walls. Deep inside the dusty bowels of Raqqa's stadium -- an infamous...

Couple found in each other's arms in desert died of gunshots, police say

Sacramento Bee - 10 hours ago
A couple found Sunday in each other's arms after going missing three months ago in Joshua Tree National Park in California died of gunshot wounds, authorities say. Detectives believe Joseph...

Many Trump voters who got hurricane relief in Texas aren't sure Puerto Ricans should

Washington Post - 9 hours ago
HOUSTON — Sitting on Mary Maddox's back porch, which flooded with 22 inches of water when Hurricane Harvey hit nearly two months ago, is a Lady of the Night plant from Puerto Rico that a friend...

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South Korea's New 'Frankenmissile' Would Take Out North Korea's Kim Jong Un and His Nuclear Weapons

Newsweek - 11 hours ago
Just in time for Halloween, South Korea's army said it's looking to build a new monster missile capable of wiping out major North Korean political and military installations in the event of...

Conflicting Accounts in Niger Ambush Are Subject of Pentagon Investigation

New York Times - 4 hours ago
The coffin of Staff Sgt. Dustin M. Wright, who was killed in an ambush in Niger this month, at Dover Air Force Base in Delaware. American and Nigerien soldiers involved in the attack have given...

Stop Criticizing Donald Trump. Vladimir Putin Says So.

HuffPost - 4 hours ago
If you want to be a good American, listen to Vladimir Putin and stop criticizing Donald Trump. That's the “helpful” suggestion the Russian president made Thursday at a foreign affairs...

Former Intelligence Official On Iran Nuclear Deal

NPR - 8 hours ago
NPR's Mary Louise Kelly speaks about the Iran nuclear deal — which President Trump has called a "bad" deal — with Norman Roule, who retired last week as Iran mission manager for the...

Inside the Raqqa jail where ISIS held their betrayers

CNN - 9 hours ago
(CNN) It is a place haunted not so much by the ghosts of those imprisoned within, but by the words they left behind on the walls. Deep inside the dusty bowels of Raqqa's stadium -- an infamous...

Spanish PM to unveil measures to fight Catalan separatists

Washington Post - 9 hours ago
BARCELONA, Spain — Spain's prime minister says his government will unveil specific measures Saturday to halt Catalonia's independence bid but refused to confirm if that included plans to...

The 8 prototypes for Trump's border wall (Photos)

Washington Examiner - 46 minutes ago
OTAY MESA, Calif. – Nine months into his first term, President Trump's proposed wall along the U.S.-Mexico border is finally beginning to take shape. Eight architectural models of what the wall...

Xi Jinping's Message to the World: China is Back

The National Interest Online - 3 hours ago
The hallmark of China's foreign policy under Xi has been the abandonment of the “lay low” doctrine. Scott Moore. October 20, 2017. TweetShareShare · Printer-friendly version....

Trump Falsely Ties British Crime Rise to 'Radical Islamic Terror'

New York Times - 6 hours ago
Police officers patrolling before a soccer match in London last month. Credit Neil Hall/European Pressphoto Agency. President Trump inaccurately linked a report of increasing crime in parts of...

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General Electric profit falls, missing expectations, will cut $20 billion in businesses

USA TODAY - 9 hours ago
General Electric's earnings tumbled in the third quarter, missing Wall Street's expectations as the company said that it will pare $20 billion in businesses within the next two years to make...

8th child reported killed by recalled Ikea dresser

ABC News - 1 day ago
An eighth child has been killed by an Ikea dresser that was recalled more than a year ago because of its propensity to tip over. Two-year-old Jozef Dudek of California was killed when a three-drawer...

Proposed 401(k), IRA Caps Rattle the Industry

Barron's - 12 hours ago
Proposals floating around Washington to cap pre-tax contributions to 401(k)s and IRAs are unsettling professionals in the retirement industry, reports The Wall Street Journal. Get the best of...

Tunnel for Elon Musk's East Coast Hyperloop promised in Maryland

Washington Post - 6 hours ago
Maryland's Department of Transportation has given conditional approval to the construction of a tunnel from Baltimore to Washington, giving a boost — or hype, depending on the viewpoint — to...

Oil Patch Gets Frugal as Investors Urge Profits Over Boom

Bloomberg - 49 minutes ago
U.S. shale drillers are tapping on the brakes in the wake of a growing investor revolt that's held down company values, even as they've scored historic production numbers. The evidence is...

US: Laptops in checked bags on airlines pose fire, explosion risk

CNBC - 17 hours ago
The U.S. is urging airlines to ban large, personal electronic devices from checked luggage because of the potential for a catastrophic fire. The Federal Aviation Administration said in a paper filed...

Yellen Says Reduction of Bond Portfolio Going Well

New York Times - 5 hours ago
Janet Yellen, chairwoman of the Federal Reserve, testifying in front of the Senate in July. Credit Carlos Barria/Reuters. WASHINGTON — Janet L. Yellen, the Federal Reserve chairwoman, said on...

Here are the 10 sites Chicago and Illinois sent to Amazon for HQ2

Chicago Tribune - 9 hours ago
In their bid to land Amazon's HQ2, the city of Chicago and state of Illinois proposed 10 sites. Spanning the city and two suburbs, Mayor Rahm Emanuel said they "demonstrate the region's...

Amazon could put its second HQ in Canada. But will it?

CNNMoney - 9 hours ago
Amazon is looking for a second headquarters in North America. But does anywhere outside the U.S. have a shot? Cities in Mexico seem to be off the table, since it doesn't appear any have submitted...

Goldman Sachs full of conviction on MGM Resorts

Seeking Alpha - 15 hours ago
Shares of MGM Resorts (NYSE:MGM) head higher in early trading after Goldman Sachs names the casino stock as a Conviction Buy List pick. The firm thinks the recent sell-off creates a significant...

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Harvey Weinstein responds to Lupita Nyong'o harassment accusations

EW.com - 5 hours ago
Weinstein denied the claims in a statement through a representative: “Mr. Weinstein has a different recollection of the events, but believes Lupita is a brilliant actress and a major force for the...

Hollywood agent fired after sex abuse allegations surface

EW.com - 6 hours ago
APA agent Tyler Grasham has been fired from the Hollywood agency following a sexual assault claim made against him, EW has confirmed. “Tyler Grasham's employment with APA has been terminated,...

Cars Parked in Kim Kardashian and Kanye West's Driveway Reportedly Burglarized

PEOPLE.com - 9 hours ago
Three cars parked on Kim Kardashian West and Kanye West's property were reportedly burglarized in the early hours of Friday morning. According to TMZ, who obtained a surveillance system image...

Kurt Angle Returns Amid WWE Viral Illness; Kevin Owens's Status Remains Unknown

Sports Illustrated - 3 hours ago
For the first time in 11 years, Kurt Angle will return to the WWE ring for Sunday's TLC pay-per-view after a viral infection sidelined Roman Reigns. By Justin Barrasso. October 20, 2017....

Gerard Butler Reveals Just How Serious His Motorcycle Crash Was: 'I'm Lucky to Be Here'

PEOPLE.com - 5 hours ago
Gerard Butler came close to losing his life after he was hit by a car while he was on his motorcycle in Los Angeles. The Geostorm actor, 47, revealed new details about his ordeal while on The Talk on...

Playboy names 1st transgender 'Playmate' in magazine's 64-year history

ABC News - 14 hours ago
Playboy is making history again by naming a transgender model a "Playboy Playmate" for the first time in the magazine's 64-year history. Interested in LGBT? Add LGBT as an interest to...

Sean Penn Does Not Want You to Watch Netflix's 'The Day I Met El Chapo: The Kate Del Castillo Story'

IndieWire - 6 hours ago
Actress Kate del Castillo — who joined Sean Penn on his October 2015 trek through the Mexican jungle to interview the world's most famous fugitive — angered the two-time Oscar winner with...

RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars season 3 cast announced

EW.com - 4 hours ago
Just between us squirrel friends, EW has an exclusive first look at the full cast from the upcoming season of RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars 3. As part of a previously announced one-hour VH1...

Amber Tamblyn 'believes' husband David Cross's accuser in race row

BBC News - 7 hours ago
US actress Amber Tamblyn has responded to claims that her husband David Cross made racist comments to a comedian a decade ago by supporting his accuser. Comedian Charlyne Yi said she met Cross some...

The Walking Dead: Watch part of the season 8 premiere cold open

EW.com - 10 hours ago
GET YOUR FIRST LOOK at the Season 8 cold open. Tune in for the full premiere event this Sunday 9/8C #TWD pic.twitter.com/5UKjbQt1Fz. — The Walking Dead AMC (@WalkingDead_AMC) October 20, 2017. AMC...

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2017 Orionid Meteor Shower Peaks This Weekend: What to Expect

Space.com - 15 hours ago
An Orionid meteor streaks overhead with the Orion constellation in the background in this NASA all-sky image during in 2015. The 2017 Orionid meteor shower peaks on Oct. 20 and 21. Credit: NASA. Over...

The place spacecraft go to die

BBC News - 5 hours ago
China's Tiangong-1 space station is currently out of control and expected to fall back to Earth next year. But not in the remote place where many other spacecraft end their days. Explorers and...

Astronauts complete 3rd spacewalk in 2 weeks

SpaceFlight Insider - 21 minutes ago
NASA astronaut Joe Acaba working on the robotic Canadarm2 on October 20, 2017. Photo Credit: NASA TV. International Space Station Expedition 53 astronauts Randy Bresnik and Joe Acaba stepped outside...

Troubled By Flint Water Crisis, 11-Year-Old Girl Invents Lead-Detecting Device

NPR - 9 hours ago
When the drinking water in Flint, Mich., became contaminated with lead, causing a major public health crisis, 11-year-old Gitanjali Rao took notice. "I had been following the Flint, Michigan,...

MAVEN mission finds Mars has a twisted tail

Phys.Org - 23 hours ago
Artist's conception of the complex magnetic field environment at Mars. Yellow lines represent magnetic field lines from the Sun carried by the solar wind, blue lines represent Martian surface...

Ancient Teeth Found in Europe Belonged to Mystery Primate

National Geographic - 7 hours ago
Despite claims of a new origin story for humans, the fossils more likely belonged to a very distant branch on the primate family tree. Picture of an ancient molar. View Images. Researchers say that...

Nearly 200 report fireball streaking across Northeast sky

Washington Post - 18 hours ago
SEA GIRT, N.J. — Nearly 200 people across the Northeast reported seeing a bright object streak across the sky. The American Meteor Society says the flash of light that was spotted on Wednesday...

An Apollo Astronaut's Anger at NASA's Lost Decades

Popular Mechanics - 14 hours ago
Why one of NASA's original astronauts says we've wasted the last 16 years of crewed spaceflight. Most Popular. Created with Sketch. By Joe Pappalardo. Oct 20, 2017. Joe Pappalardo....

'Gone, Gone, Gone!' Styx Teams Up with NASA for Megarocket Music Video

Space.com - 8 hours ago
Houston, we have a rockin' rocket. The legendary rock band Styx has teamed up with NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center to unveil an awesome space-age music video set to the band's song...

Everything you need to know about the Orionid meteor shower

Irish Examiner - 2 days ago
Astronomers are expecting to see about a dozen meteors as Earth passes through an area of space “littered” with the debris of Halley's Comet. The Orionid meteors appear every year at this...

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Video shows Kelly made inaccurate claims about lawmaker in feud over Trump's condolence call

Washington Post - 5 hours ago
The White House's aggressive effort to discredit a Florida congresswoman who criticized President Trump over a military condolence call ran into a new set of problems Friday when a video emerged...

Republicans could now unexpectedly try to 'steamroll' Trump's massive tax plan through Congress

Business Insider - 13 hours ago
The Senate passed its budget resolution Thursday night, setting up the path to tax reform. Indications from the GOP leaders is that Congress may speed up the process to pass tax reform sooner rather...

Conflicting Accounts in Niger Ambush Are Subject of Pentagon Investigation

New York Times - 4 hours ago
The coffin of Staff Sgt. Dustin M. Wright, who was killed in an ambush in Niger this month, at Dover Air Force Base in Delaware. American and Nigerien soldiers involved in the attack have given...

Ohio State University denies appearance by white nationalist Richard Spencer

Chicago Tribune - 3 hours ago
Ohio State University has denied a request to rent space for an appearance by white nationalist Richard Spencer, citing risks to public safety. An attorney representing Ohio State said in a letter...

Texas city requires no Israel boycott in exchange for hurricane relief

Fox News - 3 hours ago
Dickinson, Texas was among the cities hardest-hit by Hurricane Harvey in August. (REUTERS/Rick Wilking). A civil rights group on Friday called unconstitutional a Houston suburb's hurricane repair...

Appeals Court Sets Terms For Abortion For Teen Immigrant

NPR - 5 hours ago
The federal appeals court for the District of Columbia has ruled that a teen who is detained because she is in the country illegally can transferred to the custody of a sponsor and then have an...

Dominant Justin Verlander lifts Astros to 7-1 win, sends ALCS to Game 7

Washington Post - 1 hour ago
HOUSTON — At a few seconds before midnight on Aug. 31, the final signatures were secured, the official documents were routed electronically to Major League Baseball's Manhattan offices, and...

Inside the Raqqa jail where ISIS held their betrayers

CNN - 9 hours ago
(CNN) It is a place haunted not so much by the ghosts of those imprisoned within, but by the words they left behind on the walls. Deep inside the dusty bowels of Raqqa's stadium -- an infamous...

Couple found in each other's arms in desert died of gunshots, police say

Sacramento Bee - 10 hours ago
A couple found Sunday in each other's arms after going missing three months ago in Joshua Tree National Park in California died of gunshot wounds, authorities say. Detectives believe Joseph...

Many Trump voters who got hurricane relief in Texas aren't sure Puerto Ricans should

Washington Post - 9 hours ago
HOUSTON — Sitting on Mary Maddox's back porch, which flooded with 22 inches of water when Hurricane Harvey hit nearly two months ago, is a Lady of the Night plant from Puerto Rico that a friend...

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World
South Korea's New 'Frankenmissile' Would Take Out North Korea's Kim Jong Un and His Nuclear Weapons

Newsweek - 11 hours ago
Just in time for Halloween, South Korea's army said it's looking to build a new monster missile capable of wiping out major North Korean political and military installations in the event of...

Conflicting Accounts in Niger Ambush Are Subject of Pentagon Investigation

New York Times - 4 hours ago
The coffin of Staff Sgt. Dustin M. Wright, who was killed in an ambush in Niger this month, at Dover Air Force Base in Delaware. American and Nigerien soldiers involved in the attack have given...

Stop Criticizing Donald Trump. Vladimir Putin Says So.

HuffPost - 4 hours ago
If you want to be a good American, listen to Vladimir Putin and stop criticizing Donald Trump. That's the “helpful” suggestion the Russian president made Thursday at a foreign affairs...

Former Intelligence Official On Iran Nuclear Deal

NPR - 8 hours ago
NPR's Mary Louise Kelly speaks about the Iran nuclear deal — which President Trump has called a "bad" deal — with Norman Roule, who retired last week as Iran mission manager for the...

Inside the Raqqa jail where ISIS held their betrayers

CNN - 9 hours ago
(CNN) It is a place haunted not so much by the ghosts of those imprisoned within, but by the words they left behind on the walls. Deep inside the dusty bowels of Raqqa's stadium -- an infamous...

Spanish PM to unveil measures to fight Catalan separatists

Washington Post - 9 hours ago
BARCELONA, Spain — Spain's prime minister says his government will unveil specific measures Saturday to halt Catalonia's independence bid but refused to confirm if that included plans to...

The 8 prototypes for Trump's border wall (Photos)

Washington Examiner - 46 minutes ago
OTAY MESA, Calif. – Nine months into his first term, President Trump's proposed wall along the U.S.-Mexico border is finally beginning to take shape. Eight architectural models of what the wall...

Xi Jinping's Message to the World: China is Back

The National Interest Online - 3 hours ago
The hallmark of China's foreign policy under Xi has been the abandonment of the “lay low” doctrine. Scott Moore. October 20, 2017. TweetShareShare · Printer-friendly version....

Trump Falsely Ties British Crime Rise to 'Radical Islamic Terror'

New York Times - 6 hours ago
Police officers patrolling before a soccer match in London last month. Credit Neil Hall/European Pressphoto Agency. President Trump inaccurately linked a report of increasing crime in parts of...

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Business
General Electric profit falls, missing expectations, will cut $20 billion in businesses

USA TODAY - 9 hours ago
General Electric's earnings tumbled in the third quarter, missing Wall Street's expectations as the company said that it will pare $20 billion in businesses within the next two years to make...

8th child reported killed by recalled Ikea dresser

ABC News - 1 day ago
An eighth child has been killed by an Ikea dresser that was recalled more than a year ago because of its propensity to tip over. Two-year-old Jozef Dudek of California was killed when a three-drawer...

Proposed 401(k), IRA Caps Rattle the Industry

Barron's - 12 hours ago
Proposals floating around Washington to cap pre-tax contributions to 401(k)s and IRAs are unsettling professionals in the retirement industry, reports The Wall Street Journal. Get the best of...

Tunnel for Elon Musk's East Coast Hyperloop promised in Maryland

Washington Post - 6 hours ago
Maryland's Department of Transportation has given conditional approval to the construction of a tunnel from Baltimore to Washington, giving a boost — or hype, depending on the viewpoint — to...

Oil Patch Gets Frugal as Investors Urge Profits Over Boom

Bloomberg - 49 minutes ago
U.S. shale drillers are tapping on the brakes in the wake of a growing investor revolt that's held down company values, even as they've scored historic production numbers. The evidence is...

US: Laptops in checked bags on airlines pose fire, explosion risk

CNBC - 17 hours ago
The U.S. is urging airlines to ban large, personal electronic devices from checked luggage because of the potential for a catastrophic fire. The Federal Aviation Administration said in a paper filed...

Yellen Says Reduction of Bond Portfolio Going Well

New York Times - 5 hours ago
Janet Yellen, chairwoman of the Federal Reserve, testifying in front of the Senate in July. Credit Carlos Barria/Reuters. WASHINGTON — Janet L. Yellen, the Federal Reserve chairwoman, said on...

Here are the 10 sites Chicago and Illinois sent to Amazon for HQ2

Chicago Tribune - 9 hours ago
In their bid to land Amazon's HQ2, the city of Chicago and state of Illinois proposed 10 sites. Spanning the city and two suburbs, Mayor Rahm Emanuel said they "demonstrate the region's...

Amazon could put its second HQ in Canada. But will it?

CNNMoney - 9 hours ago
Amazon is looking for a second headquarters in North America. But does anywhere outside the U.S. have a shot? Cities in Mexico seem to be off the table, since it doesn't appear any have submitted...

Goldman Sachs full of conviction on MGM Resorts

Seeking Alpha - 15 hours ago
Shares of MGM Resorts (NYSE:MGM) head higher in early trading after Goldman Sachs names the casino stock as a Conviction Buy List pick. The firm thinks the recent sell-off creates a significant...

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Entertainment
Harvey Weinstein responds to Lupita Nyong'o harassment accusations

EW.com - 5 hours ago
Weinstein denied the claims in a statement through a representative: “Mr. Weinstein has a different recollection of the events, but believes Lupita is a brilliant actress and a major force for the...

Hollywood agent fired after sex abuse allegations surface

EW.com - 6 hours ago
APA agent Tyler Grasham has been fired from the Hollywood agency following a sexual assault claim made against him, EW has confirmed. “Tyler Grasham's employment with APA has been terminated,...

Cars Parked in Kim Kardashian and Kanye West's Driveway Reportedly Burglarized

PEOPLE.com - 9 hours ago
Three cars parked on Kim Kardashian West and Kanye West's property were reportedly burglarized in the early hours of Friday morning. According to TMZ, who obtained a surveillance system image...

Kurt Angle Returns Amid WWE Viral Illness; Kevin Owens's Status Remains Unknown

Sports Illustrated - 3 hours ago
For the first time in 11 years, Kurt Angle will return to the WWE ring for Sunday's TLC pay-per-view after a viral infection sidelined Roman Reigns. By Justin Barrasso. October 20, 2017....

Gerard Butler Reveals Just How Serious His Motorcycle Crash Was: 'I'm Lucky to Be Here'

PEOPLE.com - 5 hours ago
Gerard Butler came close to losing his life after he was hit by a car while he was on his motorcycle in Los Angeles. The Geostorm actor, 47, revealed new details about his ordeal while on The Talk on...

Playboy names 1st transgender 'Playmate' in magazine's 64-year history

ABC News - 14 hours ago
Playboy is making history again by naming a transgender model a "Playboy Playmate" for the first time in the magazine's 64-year history. Interested in LGBT? Add LGBT as an interest to...

Sean Penn Does Not Want You to Watch Netflix's 'The Day I Met El Chapo: The Kate Del Castillo Story'

IndieWire - 6 hours ago
Actress Kate del Castillo — who joined Sean Penn on his October 2015 trek through the Mexican jungle to interview the world's most famous fugitive — angered the two-time Oscar winner with...

RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars season 3 cast announced

EW.com - 4 hours ago
Just between us squirrel friends, EW has an exclusive first look at the full cast from the upcoming season of RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars 3. As part of a previously announced one-hour VH1...

Amber Tamblyn 'believes' husband David Cross's accuser in race row

BBC News - 7 hours ago
US actress Amber Tamblyn has responded to claims that her husband David Cross made racist comments to a comedian a decade ago by supporting his accuser. Comedian Charlyne Yi said she met Cross some...

The Walking Dead: Watch part of the season 8 premiere cold open

EW.com - 10 hours ago
GET YOUR FIRST LOOK at the Season 8 cold open. Tune in for the full premiere event this Sunday 9/8C #TWD pic.twitter.com/5UKjbQt1Fz. — The Walking Dead AMC (@WalkingDead_AMC) October 20, 2017. AMC...

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Science
2017 Orionid Meteor Shower Peaks This Weekend: What to Expect

Space.com - 15 hours ago
An Orionid meteor streaks overhead with the Orion constellation in the background in this NASA all-sky image during in 2015. The 2017 Orionid meteor shower peaks on Oct. 20 and 21. Credit: NASA. Over...

The place spacecraft go to die

BBC News - 5 hours ago
China's Tiangong-1 space station is currently out of control and expected to fall back to Earth next year. But not in the remote place where many other spacecraft end their days. Explorers and...

Astronauts complete 3rd spacewalk in 2 weeks

SpaceFlight Insider - 21 minutes ago
NASA astronaut Joe Acaba working on the robotic Canadarm2 on October 20, 2017. Photo Credit: NASA TV. International Space Station Expedition 53 astronauts Randy Bresnik and Joe Acaba stepped outside...

Troubled By Flint Water Crisis, 11-Year-Old Girl Invents Lead-Detecting Device

NPR - 9 hours ago
When the drinking water in Flint, Mich., became contaminated with lead, causing a major public health crisis, 11-year-old Gitanjali Rao took notice. "I had been following the Flint, Michigan,...

MAVEN mission finds Mars has a twisted tail

Phys.Org - 23 hours ago
Artist's conception of the complex magnetic field environment at Mars. Yellow lines represent magnetic field lines from the Sun carried by the solar wind, blue lines represent Martian surface...

Ancient Teeth Found in Europe Belonged to Mystery Primate

National Geographic - 7 hours ago
Despite claims of a new origin story for humans, the fossils more likely belonged to a very distant branch on the primate family tree. Picture of an ancient molar. View Images. Researchers say that...

Nearly 200 report fireball streaking across Northeast sky

Washington Post - 18 hours ago
SEA GIRT, N.J. — Nearly 200 people across the Northeast reported seeing a bright object streak across the sky. The American Meteor Society says the flash of light that was spotted on Wednesday...

An Apollo Astronaut's Anger at NASA's Lost Decades

Popular Mechanics - 14 hours ago
Why one of NASA's original astronauts says we've wasted the last 16 years of crewed spaceflight. Most Popular. Created with Sketch. By Joe Pappalardo. Oct 20, 2017. Joe Pappalardo....

'Gone, Gone, Gone!' Styx Teams Up with NASA for Megarocket Music Video

Space.com - 8 hours ago
Houston, we have a rockin' rocket. The legendary rock band Styx has teamed up with NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center to unveil an awesome space-age music video set to the band's song...

Everything you need to know about the Orionid meteor shower

Irish Examiner - 2 days ago
Astronomers are expecting to see about a dozen meteors as Earth passes through an area of space “littered” with the debris of Halley's Comet. The Orionid meteors appear every year at this...

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Business

8th child reported killed by recalled Ikea dresser

ABC News - 1 day ago
An eighth child has been...

Proposed 401(k), IRA Caps Rattle the Industry

Barron's - 12 hours ago
Proposals floating around...

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Entertainment

Harvey Weinstein responds to Lupita Nyong'o harassment accusations

EW.com - 5 hours ago
Weinstein denied the claims...

Hollywood agent fired after sex abuse allegations surface

EW.com - 6 hours ago
APA agent Tyler Grasham has...

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Technology

Amazon Echo (2017)

PCMag - 10 hours ago
Much less expensive and...

Friday 5: Reasons you should buy the Pixel 2 or Pixel 2 XL [Video]

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When our initial reviews of...

Alphabet's Project Loon deploys LTE balloons in Puerto Rico

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Alphabet's Project Loon...

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