Daily Archives: August 19, 2014

Peanut, Almond Butter Recalled for Salmonella Risk – ABC News


http://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/peanut-almond-butter-recalled-salmonella-risk-25043187

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Twitter now officially says your timeline is more than just tweets from people you follow – Quartz


http://qz.com/252192/twitter-now-officially-says-your-timeline-is-more-than-just-tweets-from-people-you-follow/

Many Chrome browser extensions do sneaky things


http://www.techworld.com.au/article/552816/many_chrome_browser_extensions_do_sneaky_things/?utm_medium=rss&utm_source=sectionfeed

Google will call music subscription offering YouTube Music Key: Report : PERSONAL TECH : Tech Times


http://www.techtimes.com/articles/13427/20140819/google-will-call-music-subscription-offering-youtube-music-key-report.htm

Watch David Letterman’s touching tribute to Robin Williams | Boston Herald


http://bostonherald.com/entertainment/television/television_news/2014/08/watch_david_lettermans_touching_tribute_to_robin

Obama administration called thousands of civil rights, black leaders on Ferguson crisis : News


http://m.stltoday.com/news/local/govt-and-politics/obama-administration-called-thousands-of-civil-rights-black-leaders-on/article_770d34f3-d178-5b89-8a69-2076574ee169.html?mobile_touch=true

Grand Jury to Hear Michael Brown Evidence Wednesday – NBC News.com


http://www.nbcnews.com/storyline/michael-brown-shooting/grand-jury-hear-michael-brown-evidence-wednesday-n184486

The ‘viral’ weapons in Syria’s conflict


The ‘viral’ weapons in Syria’s conflict http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-trending-28853731

Chileans baffled by persistent bomb attacks


Chileans baffled by persistent bomb attacks http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-28850708

The island that kids learn to leave


The island that kids learn to leave http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-28690534

Liberia imposes curfew over Ebola


Liberia imposes curfew over Ebola http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-28862591

California lawmakers pass bill banning inmate sterilizations


http://mobile.reuters.com/article/idUSKBN0GJ26Y20140820?irpc=932

Liberia fights Ebola in capital, West Africa toll tops 1,200


http://mobile.reuters.com/article/idUSKBN0GJ0LY20140820?irpc=932

Stuff


http://i.stuff.co.nz/technology/digital-living/60748290/parents-say-no-to-facebooking-their-babies-lives

Daily Burn: HTC, HTC, HTC, Asus and Sony


http://www.mobileburn.com/23312/news/daily-burn-htc-htc-htc-asus-and-sony

LA Times – U.S. verifying video said to show missing journalist’s beheading


http://touch.latimes.com/#section/-1/article/p2p-81126198/

Top Obama advisers tell African American leaders that justice will prevail in Ferguson – The Washington Post


http://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/top-obama-advisors-tell-african-american-leaders-that-justice-will-prevail-in-ferguson/2014/08/19/67983100-27d5-11e4-958c-268a320a60ce_story.html

Is Ferguson the new American normal? | Early & Often


http://politics.suntimes.com/article/washington/ferguson-new-american-normal/tue-08192014-809pm

Drone drops mobiles into Greek jail


Drone drops mobiles into Greek jail http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-news-from-elsewhere-28851560

Venezuela arrests 13 for smuggling


Venezuela arrests 13 for smuggling http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-28860010

Tree-hugging snakes put safety first


Tree-hugging snakes put safety first http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-28853225

Syria airspace ban for US airlines


Syria airspace ban for US airlines http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-28850953

New police killing threatens tension


New police killing threatens tension http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-28861149

NAACP says Ocala’s saggy pants rule is ‘bad’ | Ocala.com


http://www.ocala.com/article/20140818/ARTICLES/140819648

http://www.digitaltrends.com/photography/sony-ultra-compact-a5100-camera-auto-focus/#!bGta7f


http://www.digitaltrends.com/photography/sony-ultra-compact-a5100-camera-auto-focus/#!bGta7f

Sony Ultra Compact A1500 Camera Has Speedy Auto Focus | Digital Trends


http://www.digitaltrends.com/photography/sony-ultra-compact-a5100-camera-auto-focus/#!bGsQYG

Islamic State says beheads U.S. journalist, holds another


http://mobile.reuters.com/article/idUSKBN0GJ26S20140819?irpc=932

LA Times – Federal investigators interview hundreds in Michael Brown shooting


http://touch.latimes.com/#section/-1/article/p2p-81121806/

Man Killed by St. Louis Officers in Disturbance at Store – NYTimes.com


http://mobile.nytimes.com/2014/08/20/us/man-killed-by-st-louis-officers-in-disturbance-at-store.html?_r=0&referrer=

Video: ISIS beheads journalist James Foley


http://www.cnn.com/2014/08/19/world/meast/isis-james-foley/

Audit: ‘Obamacare’ tax not meeting revenue target: Associated Press Business News – MSN Money


http://money.msn.com/business-news/article.aspx?feed=AP&date=20140819&id=17869834

Pakistani protesters reach parliament as police look on


http://mobile.reuters.com/article/idUSKBN0GJ0EZ20140819?irpc=932

Holder takes on Ferguson: AG ‘flooding the zone’ with investigators, heads to Missouri | Fox News


http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2014/08/19/holder-takes-on-ferguson-ag-flooding-zone-with-investigators-heads-to-missouri/

Ferguson Chants Heard After St. Louis Cops Shoot Suspect – ABC News


http://abcnews.go.com/US/ferguson-chants-heard-st-louis-cops-shoot-suspect/story?id=25041218

My Mushroom Foraging Adventure: Abbey’s Kitchen Learns How To Find Edible Mushrooms in the Forest



From:  Abbey Sharp   Abbey Sharp

My Mushroom Foraging Adventure: Abbey’s Kitchen Learns How To Find Edible Mushrooms in the Forest

In this webisode Abbey Sharp from Abbey’s Kitchen will be learning how to identify edible mushrooms from poisonous ones as she explores a beautiful forest just outside the GTA in Ontario with a professional mushroom forager. She will teach you a little bit about the different varieties of mushrooms and which pack the biggest “umami” flavour punch. Join Abbey on her gastronomic adventure!
Abbey’s Kitchen webisode # 4
For the full series, see:
http://www.abbeyskitchen.com

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Environmental Health – protect yourself: Poisonous or toxic plants of North America


Poisonous or toxic plants of North America

 

Drug Reverses Alopecia Areata Hair Loss


Drug Reverses Alopecia Areata Hair Loss

Researchers may have found a cure for the baldness caused by alopecia areata, an autoimmune condition that causes patchy hair loss, and it is a drug already on the market, though for the treatment of bone marrow disorders. After just five months of taking ruxolitinib, three alopecia areata patients who had lost at least a third of their hair due to the disorder saw total hair regrowth. Further testing is needed to see if this treatment will be safe and effective on a wider scale. More… Discuss

Can You Recognize Poison Ivy?


Can You Recognize Poison Ivy?

Poison ivy is a woody vine known for its ability to produce urushiol, a skin irritant that can cause an itchy rash. To avoid poison ivy, you need to know how to spot it: watch out for a plant that has compound leaves with three almond-shaped leaflets and whitish berries. Remember: “Leaflets three, let it be!” Poison ivy is generally light to dark green in color, but it turns bright red in the fall. Its leaflets have a smooth surface and relatively toothless edges. Where does it grow? More… Discuss


This video is designed to help you avoid the toxic poison oak plant. In addition to teaching you avoidance, it will show you what to do to minimize the trauma associated with a poison oak rash.

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word: exonerate


exonerate 

Definition: (verb) Pronounce not guilty of criminal charges.
Synonyms: acquit, exculpate, discharge, clear
Usage: After the long trial, the suspect was exonerated of the murder charges, much to his relief. Discuss.

Nigerian ‘mutiny over Boko Haram’


Nigerian ‘mutiny over Boko Haram’ http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-28855292

Google removes 12 BBC News links


Google removes 12 BBC News links http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-28851366

Brain stimulation ‘helps in stroke’


Brain stimulation ‘helps in stroke’ http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-28836134

Saudis executed for drugs possession


Saudis executed for drugs possession http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-28851512

Bulgaria suspends South Stream


Bulgaria suspends South Stream http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-28854089

Street battles rage in east Ukraine


Street battles rage in east Ukraine http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-28858542

Israel hits Gaza after new rockets


Israel hits Gaza after new rockets http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-28857012

Escaped Ebola Patients Found as Outbreak Death Toll Tops 1,200 – ABC News


http://abcnews.go.com/Health/escaped-ebola-patients-found-outbreak-death-toll-tops/story?id=25034637

Sony Unveils New Compact System Camera : Tech : Chinatopix


http://www.chinatopix.com/articles/7128/20140818/sony-unveils-new-compact-system-camera.htm

U.S. police come under gunfire, arrest 31 in Missouri racial unrest


http://mobile.reuters.com/article/idUSKBN0GF0LP20140819?irpc=932

‘Dozens’ killed in rebel strike on refugee convoy: Ukraine | The Australian


http://m.theaustralian.com.au/news/world/dozens-killed-in-rebel-strike-on-refugee-convoy-ukraine/story-e6frg6so-1227029851744