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Business & Finance | Business

Building Your Own AngelList: 4 Expert Tips on How to Network to Find Investors for Your New Business

Investors aren't in short supply, but the investment opportunity that fits you is harder to come by. Make sure you're in the right spaces and talking to the right people.

Entertainment | Entertainment

Why Steve Carell Was Anxious About Being in 'The Office' Finale | Mental Floss

The Michael Scott actor revealed his feelings about returning to 'The Office' on Kevin Malone actor Brian Baumgartner's podcast.

Recipes | Recipes

What’s the Difference Between Cake Flour, Bread Flour, Pastry Flour, and All-Purpose Flour? | Food & Wine

How is cake flour different from pastry flour? What makes bread flour and all-purpose flour distinct? Can you substitute one type of flour for another? If so, how? We sifted through the details to find out the answers to these questions and more.

Science & Technology | Tech

AI Weekly: Amazon went wide with Alexa; now it’s going deep | VentureBeat

After putting Alexa everywhere it could, Amazon is focusing its efforts on going deep, with new Alexa capabilities, a new edge chip, and surveillance gear.

Entertainment | Netflix

Everything coming and going on Netflix for the week of September 27th

Netflix is adding 61 new shows, movies, and specials on the week of September 27th. Some of the best movies joining the Netflix library this week include Cape Fear, Fargo, and Her. Netflix is also …

Science & Technology | Science

Scientists May Have Found a Material for Building on Mars | WIRED

Using simple chemistry, the organic polymer chitin can be transformed into a viable substance for creating tools and habitats on the Red Planet.

Recipes | Recipes

One Pot Slow Cooked Chicken Dinner | Taste Show

Easy to make slow cooked chicken dinner served with hearty vegetables! With tender pieces of chicken, potatoes, carrots ...

News | News

NY Times: Trump Paid $750 In US Income Taxes in 2016, 2017

President Donald Trump paid no federal income taxes in 10 of the past 15 years, according to a report in The New York Times. A lawyer for the Trump Organization called the report “inaccurate.”

Sports | Surfing/SUPing

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Science & Technology | Technology

Apple is (temporarily) waiving its App Store fee for Facebook’s online events

Last month, Facebook introduced support for paid online events — and because many of the businesses offering those events have struggled during the coronavirus pandemic, the company also said it would not collect fees for the next year. At the same time,

Sports | Sports

Patriots vs. Raiders: Rex Burkhead three scores in the win!

Returning home after a tough loss last week in Seattle, the Patriots took care of business with a win over the Raiders that saw Rex Burkhead find the end zone three times to key the victory.

News | News

The controversy over qualified immunity

The doctrine whereby police officers are protected from civil lawsuits in certain cases has come under question – as citizens who claim their Constitutional rights had been violated by police have been mired in legal actions for years

Entertainment | Humor

If We Defund the Police They Won’t Have Money To Pay Wrongful Death Lawsuits To All Those Families

Cops suck. There’s no question about that. I’m not a dumbass boot licker. However, I don’t know if we should be calling for the police to be defunded. I mean, I get the sentiment but I don’t believe it’s going to fix the problem.

News | Antisemitism Watch

AOC & The Peace Now Litmus Test

Democratic Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez changed her mind about participating in an event commemorating former prime minster Yitzhak Rabin on the 25th anniversary of his assassination.

Humor | Humor

AOC Cancels Event Honoring Arafat After Learning he Visited Israel - The Mideast Beast

New York Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has backed out of an event honoring former Palestinian Liberation Organization chairman Yasser Arafat

Entertainment | Humor

U.S. Military Considers Dropping Gender Reveal Bombs in Middle East

The Department of Defense began compiling a report this week aimed at assessing the viability of gender reveal “bombs” as effective weapons.

Miscellaneous | Judaism

Why Do We Fast on Yom Kippur?

What is Yom Kippur all about? Unpack layers of meaning embedded in the requirement that we neither eat nor drink for the duration of this most holy and solemn of days.

Recipes | Recipes

Beef Short Rib With Spicy Thai Basil | Taste Show

This quick and easy Thai Basil Beef recipe takes less than 30 minutes to prepare and it tastes ...

Music | Music

How 'This Land Is Your Land' Roamed And Rambled Into American Life

Woody Guthrie was born into the Dust Bowl's devastation and displacement. His signature song, taught in classrooms and sung at protests, offers an expansive, inclusive idea of what home can be.

Science & Technology | Tech

Apple Watch Series 6 review – TechCrunch

When it comes to smartwatches, it’s Apple against the world. It’s not that there aren’t plenty of other products to choose from — it’s more that the company has just utterly dominated the space to such a point that any other device is relegated

Science & Technology | Tech

Scientists found a way to detect coronavirus infections in 10 seconds – BGR

Coronavirus testing is done using PCR tests that analyze the contents of a nasal swab, making screening campaigns cumbersome in certain situations. Researchers have found a way to improve the time it takes to detect COVID-19 patients: Dogs trained to snif

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

Why Do Dogs Bury Things? | Mental Floss

Dogs can tear up a lawn with an overwhelming desire to dig and bury things. Where does that impulse come from, and what do they think they're accomplishing?

News | News

Video Of Seattle Officer Rolling Bicycle Over Protester's Head Leads To Suspension

The unnamed officer will be placed on administrative leave pending an investigation into the incident that occurred during protests earlier this week.

Advice & Self-Help | Advice & Self-Help

Meditation for Mind-Control - Neuroscience News

Eight sessions of mindfulness-based awareness training give participants a significant edge in their ability to control brain-computer interfaces and the time it took to achieve proficiency over those who did not experience meditation training.

Psychology | Psychology

Parental Touch Reduces Pain Responses in Babies' Brains - Neuroscience News

Skin-to-skin contact between a parent and newborn reduces how strongly a baby's brain responds to pain.

Health & Fitness | Health & Fitness

Does Hostility Predispose You to a Second Heart Attack? | Health News | US News

US News is a recognized leader in college, grad school, hospital, mutual fund, and car rankings. Track elected officials, research health conditions, and find news you can use in politics, business, health, and education.

Miscellaneous | Judaism

On the Essence of Shabbat Shuvah - High Holidays

There is an essential problem in the combination of Shabbat and teshuvah.

Entertainment | Star Trek News

Despite rumors, Paramount is still making Star Trek movies

Despite rumros to the contrary, Screenrant claims Paramount is still in the buisness of making Star Trek films despite issues around 4th installment.

Miscellaneous | Disneyland History

Marc Davis: The Imagineer Who Crafted Modern Disney Parks

The work of legendary Imagineer Marc Davis is still felt at Disney theme parks to this day.

Science & Technology | Tech

Apple Buys Startup That Creates Radio-Like Stations for Podcasts

Apple Inc. acquired a startup that makes listening to podcasts more like tuning into radio stations, seeking to improve its service amid growing competition from Spotify Technology SA.

Health & Fitness | Covid-19 News

COVID-19, flu, cold or allergies? How to tell the difference

COVID-19 symptoms are similar to many of those typical for the flu, the common cold and allergies. Here is how to tell the difference between them.

Miscellaneous | Judaism

14 Tips for an Amazing Yom Kippur at Home

Many of us will be celebrating Yom Kippur alone for the very first time. Here are our pro tips to making your at-home Yom Kippur meaningful and memorable

Politics | BDS

University of Illinois Student Government Buries BDS Provision in Racial Justice Resolution

The University of Illinois's student government buried a boycott, divestment, and sanctions provision in a resolution opposing violence against blacks.

News | NEWS

Kyle Rittenhouse attorney releases video in self-defense claim

An attorney for suspected militia member Kyle Rittenhouse — who is accused of fatally shooting two protesters and wounding a third at a Black Lives Matter protest in Kenosha, Wisconsin — has releas…

Miscellaneous | Things To Do: Los Angeles

76 Things to Do in L.A. This Week (9-24-2020 to 9-30-2020)

This week, we've got in-person and online art, drive-ins, free coffee, restaurant pop-ups, live-streamed concerts and plays, and more.

Recipes | Delicious Recipes!

17 Hearty Veggie Steak Recipes for Cozy Fall Nights at Home

Without any fake meat or processed ingredients, these 17 best veggie steak recipes are perfect for Meatless Mondays, or any other day of the week if you're on a plant-based diet or need a low-carb meal.

Entertainment | Star Trek News

Is a Star Trek multiverse in the works? Why NYCC could be historic

Here's what to expect from the Star Trek Universe virtual panel at New York Comic-Con 2020. Will Discovery crossover with the Kelvin Universe? Will Lower Decks season 2 come very soon?

Sports | Cycling

Leadville Trail 100 2019 – EF Gone Racing

“I can tell you what to do… I fire that shotgun to start the race and you put your nose on the handlebars and you start pedalling, and you keep pedalling unt...

Music | Music

Punk Rock Cycling, a playlist by Jason Ezeard on Spotify

A few hours of fast-tempo punk to listen to while on the bike. Submit: jasonezeard@gmail.com

Miscellaneous | Opinion

Clean Energy Group Warns California Car Ban Will Tax the Grid

One clean energy trade group in California is warning that California’s bold new goal of phasing out gas-powered cars within 15 years will drive up power demand from electric cars by 25% -- a potential problem for a state that has been struggling to kee

Pets & Animals | I Love Dogs

Dog Is Too Polite To Ask Cat To Get Out Of His Bed

Cash has always been a very polite dog, so whenever he sees his sister using his bed, he's not sure how to ask her to move.

News | News

Senators Probe Netflix Partnership With Chinese Genocide Denier

Republicans senators are demanding Netflix explain its decision to adapt a Chinese science fiction trilogy written by a Xinjiang genocide denier into an original series.

Health & Fitness | Health & Fitness

Gut Microbiome Plays Important Role in Sleep Regulation - Neuroscience News

Obstructive sleep apnea alters the gut microbiome in mice. Transplanting gut bacteria from mice with OSA to those without the disorder caused sleep disruptions.

Psychology | Psychology

Colors Evoke Similar Feelings Around the World - Neuroscience News

Color emotion may be a universal phenomenon, a new study reveals. People from different parts of the world often associate the same color with the same emotions.

News | News

Blowing the Shofar on Shabbat for Ruth Bader Ginsburg: A Truly Bad Idea (Judean Rose) UPDATE

Was blowing the shofar for RBG, a good thing?

Music | Music

Fleet Foxes: Sun Giant EP Album Review | Pitchfork

The first official release from Seattle-based Fleet Foxes may be largely influenced by vintage folk and rock LPs, but this pastoral psych-pop band does something special with these elements. Fusing classic rock, church music, old-timey folk, and epic, rev

Architecture & Interior Design | Decorating & Interior Design

15 Fall Trends Interior Designers Are Already Buying Into

From textured fabrics to rattan furnishings to rust-hued accessories, these are the interior designer-endorsed trends you need to know this season.

News | News

BREAKING: Multiple Police Officers Shot In Louisville As Anti-Police Riots Hit City

Multiple police officers were reportedly shot in Louisville, Kentucky, on Wednesday night as leftist anti-police riots broke out following a grand jury's