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Conservatives Pitch Policies Ahead of 2016
Conservatives Pitch Policies Ahead of 2016A parade of would-be 2016 candidates attempted to win over crowds at the Iowa Freedom Forum this weekend. More than 1000 religious conservatives met in Des Moines to hear them pitch their...From:…
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Hollywood Sign Seekers Disrupt Neighborhood
Hollywood Sign Seekers Disrupt NeighborhoodApps, maps and blogs are helping tourists find their way up curvy roads in search of the best view of the iconic Hollywood Sign. But the increased congestion is driving frustrated residents...Fr…
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NYC Mayor: Storm Could Be Biggest Ever for City
NYC Mayor: Storm Could Be Biggest Ever for CityNew York City Mayor Bill de Blasio says the snowstorm bearing down on the Northeast could be among the worst the city has ever seen. (Jan. 25) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.i…
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Raw: Obama Watches India Republic Day Parade
Raw: Obama Watches India Republic Day ParadePresident Obama joined Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, watching India's Republic Day Parade. Obama is the first US President to be honored as the chief guest at the festivities. (Jan....Fr…
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Raw: Dramatic Video Shows Ukraine Rocket Attack
Raw: Dramatic Video Shows Ukraine Rocket AttackSubscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Dramatic video captured the rocket attack Saturday in the Ukrainian city of Mariupol, which left at least 30 dead. Indiscrimi…
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Angelina Jolie Visits Refugees in Iraq
Angelina Jolie Visits Refugees in IraqActress and director Angelina Jolie is calling on the international community to do more to aid refugees displaced by fighting in Iraq and Syria. The UN special envoy for refugees visited a...From:A…
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  • Rain on India's parade, but Obama visit keeps spirits high

    Rain on India's parade, but Obama visit keeps spirits high

    NEW DELHI (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama watched a dazzling parade of India's military might and cultural diversity on Monday, the second day of a visit trumpeted as a chance to establish a robust strategic partnership between the world's tw…
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  • Tsipras moves to form anti-austerity Greek government after crushing victory

    Tsipras moves to form anti-austerity Greek government after crushing victory

    ATHENS (Reuters) - Greek leftwing leader Alexis Tsipras will move on Monday to build a stable government that can take on international lenders and reverse years of painful austerity following a crushing election victory by his Syriza party.
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  • Seven Ukrainian soldiers killed in past 24 hours: Kiev military

    Seven Ukrainian soldiers killed in past 24 hours: Kiev military

    KIEV (Reuters) - Seven Ukrainian servicemen have been killed and 24 wounded in fighting in separatist eastern territories in the past 24 hours, Kiev military spokesman Vladislav Seleznyov said on Monday.
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  • Oil falls more than 1 percent as euro tumbles after Greek election

    Oil falls more than 1 percent as euro tumbles after Greek election

    SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Oil slid more than 1 percent on Monday, with U.S. crude falling close to a six-year low, after Greek election results heightened uncertainty in the euro zone and depressed the bloc's currency against the dollar.
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  • Greek leftist leader Tsipras scores victory over austerity

    Greek leftist leader Tsipras scores victory over austerity

    ATHENS (Reuters) - Greek leftist leader Alexis Tsipras promised on Sunday that five years of austerity, "humiliation and suffering" imposed by international creditors were over after his Syriza party swept to victory in a snap election on Sunday.…
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  • East Coast braces for 'historic' blizzard on Monday

    East Coast braces for 'historic' blizzard on Monday

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - A swath of the U.S. East Coast from Philadelphia to New York City to Maine braced for a potentially historic blizzard on Monday expected to dump as much as 3 feet (90 cm) of snow and snarl transportation for tens of millions of p…
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  • Reinsurers Axis Capital, PartnerRe to merge in $11 billion deal

    Reinsurers Axis Capital, PartnerRe to merge in $11 billion deal

    (Reuters) - Axis Capital Holdings Ltd and PartnerRe Ltd have agreed to an $11 billion merger to create one of the world's largest reinsurers, PartnerRe said on Sunday.
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  • Boehner says fixing U.S. infrastructure 'critically important'

    Boehner says fixing U.S. infrastructure 'critically important'

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The top U.S. House of Representatives Republican said it was "critically important" to improve the country's infrastructure and said Congress is looking at options to pay for repairs, according to an interview aired Sunday nigh…
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  • Morocco arrests suspected Algerian militant tied to Frenchman's murder

    Morocco arrests suspected Algerian militant tied to Frenchman's murder

    RABAT (Reuters) - Moroccan authorities said on Sunday they arrested a suspected Algerian member of the militant group responsible for kidnapping and beheading French tourist Herve Gourdel east of Algiers in September.
    - 7 hours ago Jan 25 15, 8:36pm -
  • Rebels press Ukraine offensive, Obama promises steps against Russian-backed 'aggression'

    Rebels press Ukraine offensive, Obama promises steps against Russian-backed 'aggression'

    NEW DELHI/KIEV (Reuters) - Pro-Moscow rebels, backed by what NATO says is the open participation of Russian troops, pressed on with their offensive on Sunday after restarting the war in eastern Ukraine with the first all-out assault since a truce fiv…
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  • Obama reveals nuclear breakthrough on landmark India trip

    Obama reveals nuclear breakthrough on landmark India trip

    NEW DELHI (Reuters) - In a glow of bonhomie, U.S. President Barack Obama and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveiled plans to unlock billions of dollars in nuclear trade and to deepen defense ties, steps they hope will establish an enduring stra…
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  • Greek leftist leader Tsipras claims victory over austerity

    Greek leftist leader Tsipras claims victory over austerity

    ATHENS (Reuters) - Greek leftist leader Alexis Tsipras promised on Sunday that five years of austerity, "humiliation and suffering" imposed by international creditors were over after his Syriza party swept to victory in a snap election on Sunday.…
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  • U.N. to hold new Libya talks, gunmen kidnap deputy foreign minister

    U.N. to hold new Libya talks, gunmen kidnap deputy foreign minister

    BENGHAZI/TRIPOLI (Reuters) - A new round of talks between rival Libyan factions will take place in Geneva on Monday, the United Nations said, even as gunmen kidnapped the deputy foreign minister of the recognised government.
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  • At least 17 killed in protests on anniversary of Egypt uprising

    At least 17 killed in protests on anniversary of Egypt uprising

    CAIRO (Reuters) - At least 17 people were killed on Sunday in Egypt's bloodiest protests since Abdel Fattah al-Sisi was elected president, as security forces fired at protesters marking the anniversary of the 2011 uprising that toppled Hosni Mubarak.…
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  • Nigeria repels suspected Boko Haram attack on Maiduguri city

    Nigeria repels suspected Boko Haram attack on Maiduguri city

    MAIDUGURI/BAUCHI, Nigeria (Reuters) - Nigeria's military repelled multiple attacks by suspected Boko Haram militants on Borno state capital Maiduguri in the northeast, security sources said on Sunday, but the insurgents captured another Borno town.…
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  • Eyes on Fed after ECB, other bank stimulus moves

    Eyes on Fed after ECB, other bank stimulus moves

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve could be key for Wall Street next week as investors get to hear from the U.S. central bank for the first time since a series of moves by its global peers, including the European Central Bank's massive stimulus…
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  • Rebels press Ukraine offensive, Obama promises steps against Russian-backed 'aggression'

    Rebels press Ukraine offensive, Obama promises steps against Russian-backed 'aggression'

    NEW DELHI/KIEV (Reuters) - Pro-Moscow rebels, backed by what NATO says is the open participation of Russian troops, pressed on with their offensive on Sunday after restarting the war in eastern Ukraine with the first all-out assault since a truce fiv…
    - 13 hours ago Jan 25 15, 2:41pm -
  • Perpetrators of violence in Nigeria will be denied visas for U.S.: Kerry

    Perpetrators of violence in Nigeria will be denied visas for U.S.: Kerry

    LAGOS (Reuters) - The United States will deny entry to anyone responsible for stoking violence during Nigeria's election next month, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said on Sunday, while urging the government not to delay the poll.
    - 13 hours ago Jan 25 15, 2:19pm -
  • Netanyahu defends planned Congress speech as anti-Iran strategy

    Netanyahu defends planned Congress speech as anti-Iran strategy

    JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu defended on Sunday a planned speech to the U.S. Congress about Iran, saying he had a moral obligation to speak out on an issue that poses a mortal threat to Israel.
    - 13 hours ago Jan 25 15, 2:10pm -
  • Iran's foreign minister summoned to parliament over walk with Kerry

    Iran's foreign minister summoned to parliament over walk with Kerry

    DUBAI (Reuters) - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is to appear before parliament following controversy over a promenade with his American counterpart during intense nuclear negotiations in Geneva, state media reported on Sunday.
    - 17 hours ago Jan 25 15, 10:11am -

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  • Iowa billboard mannequin startles motorists, loses job

    Iowa billboard mannequin startles motorists, loses job

    (Reuters) - A car dealer is taking down an oversized mannequin that had been placed atop a roadside billboard advertisement in rural Iowa after a number of alarmed drivers called the 911 emergency number to report a man who looked like he was going t…
    - 3 days ago Jan 23 15, 2:48pm -
  • Death by chocolate: a problem for bears in New Hampshire

    Death by chocolate: a problem for bears in New Hampshire

    BOSTON (Reuters) - New Hampshire wildlife officials are drawing up a proposal to curb the use of chocolate as bait by hunters seeking to draw black bears out of the woods after four of the wild animals were found dead at a trapping site from an overd…
    - 4 days ago Jan 22 15, 2:57pm -
  • Singapore smoker fined $15,000 for throwing butts out of window

    Singapore smoker fined $15,000 for throwing butts out of window

    SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore has fined a smoker S$19,800 ($15,000) for throwing cigarette butts out of his flat window, the National Environment Agency said, the highest ever such fine.
    - 4 days ago Jan 22 15, 3:54am -

Life Hacker

  • Most Popular Space Heater: DeLonghi Oil-Filled

    Most Popular Space Heater: DeLonghi Oil-Filled

    Our space heater voting ended up being a dead heat, but the Delonghi Oil Filled 1500W Radiator ran the hottest in the end, figuratively. Oil filled space heaters have a slower start up time, but ultimately tend to be more capable of heating large…
    - 12 hours ago Jan 25 15, 3:03pm -
  • Try Designer Outlet Stores for Cheaper Prices On Unusual Sizes

    Try Designer Outlet Stores for Cheaper Prices On Unusual Sizes

    If you're not "average" sized, you may already have a tough time finding clothes. Specialty stores like Lane Bryant or The Foundry focus on non-standard sizes. If you're at the outlet mall, check out the designer stores for clothes in your size.Re…
    - 13 hours ago Jan 25 15, 3:00pm -
  • Save Images Directly to Amazon Cloud Drive with This Extension

    Save Images Directly to Amazon Cloud Drive with This Extension

    Chrome: Amazon Prime customers can save an unlimited amount of photos to Amazon Cloud Drive , which makes it a good spot for images. With the Save to Cloud Drive Chrome Extension, you can save any image to Amazon with a right-click.Read more...
    - 14 hours ago Jan 25 15, 2:00pm -
  • Five Best Online Presentation Creation Tools

    Five Best Online Presentation Creation Tools

    You don't have to download an office suite to build great-looking presentations for work, a talk, or school. There are plenty of online options that work well from any computer with a web browser, whether it's your desktop, a PC at work, or a lapto…
    - 17 hours ago Jan 25 15, 11:00am -
  • Resumazing Scores Your Resume Based on a Job Posting

    Resumazing Scores Your Resume Based on a Job Posting

    Lots of companies are using automated applicant tracking systems today. Resumazing figures out what changes you'll need to make to your resume to get the job you want.Read more...
    - 18 hours ago Jan 25 15, 10:00am -
  • This Week's Top Downloads

    This Week's Top Downloads

    Every week, we share a number of downloads for all platforms to help you get things done. Here were the top downloads from this week.Read more...
    - 1 day ago Jan 24 15, 8:00pm -
  • When You Might Not Want a Security Freeze on Your Credit Report

    When You Might Not Want a Security Freeze on Your Credit Report

    A security freeze is a hard lock on your credit. If you've been a victim of identity theft or recent store breaches, your first thought might be to go ahead with the lock. In some circumstances, though, you might be better off leaving it as is.Rea…
    - 1 day ago Jan 24 15, 7:00pm -
  • Try Flavored Vinegars for Low-Calorie Flavor Boost in Your Recipes

    Try Flavored Vinegars for Low-Calorie Flavor Boost in Your Recipes

    If you're looking to boost the flavor in your food while keeping it healthy, check out infused vinegars. Flavored vinegars give everything a bit of a boost and just add a few calories.Read more...
    - 1 day ago Jan 24 15, 6:00pm -
  • Indiegogo Life Helps You Crowdsource for Personal Causes

    Indiegogo Life Helps You Crowdsource for Personal Causes

    We've all been asked to help donate to someone's individual cause. A friend may need a medical procedure or just fell on hard times and needs help. Indiegogo Life lets you crowdsource your friends online for these causes.Read more...
    - 1 day ago Jan 24 15, 5:00pm -
  • Check Idioms and Preferred Grammar Usage with Google

    Check Idioms and Preferred Grammar Usage with Google

    Proper grammar is important, but sometimes grammar checkers and proofreading aren't enough. If you aren't sure about a preferred phrasing, try using Google to see what's popular.Read more...
    - 1 day ago Jan 24 15, 4:00pm -
  • Find Your “Spinach Tasks” To Crush Your To-Do List

    Find Your “Spinach Tasks” To Crush Your To-Do List

    When you face your to-do list each day, you might organize it by priority or mix in some rewards . Another approach is to find out which tasks give you energy and strength, just like Popeye uses spinach.Read more...
    - 2 days ago Jan 24 15, 3:00pm -
  • Google Introduces History for Voice and Mobile Search, Opt Out Here

    Google Introduces History for Voice and Mobile Search, Opt Out Here

    Google tracks a ton of information about what you've done with their products, which they use to make suggestions for products like Google Now and autocomplete . They recently updated their Account History page with the ability to view or pause or…
    - 2 days ago Jan 24 15, 2:00pm -
  • Top 10 Ways to Improve Your Monitor, the Screen You Stare at All Day

    Top 10 Ways to Improve Your Monitor, the Screen You Stare at All Day

    Many of us are stuck behind our desk and computer all day long, which makes the hardware we use quite important. Let's give some more thought to our monitors, with these ten tips for getting the most out of those screens.Read more...
    - 2 days ago Jan 24 15, 11:00am -
  • Reduce Stress During the Day With a Slow Morning

    Reduce Stress During the Day With a Slow Morning

    Setting up some morning rituals helps start off your day right. The first ritual you pick should be a slow one. Deliberately taking time to slow down first thing in the mornings could reduce your daily stress.Read more...
    - 2 days ago Jan 24 15, 10:00am -
  • The $72 Amazon Prime Deal is Live, Even For Existing Subscribers!

    The $72 Amazon Prime Deal is Live, Even For Existing Subscribers!

    As promised, Amazon is selling 1-year memberships to Amazon Prime for just $72 right now (down from $99) in celebration of the 72nd Annual Golden Globes. Plus, everyone can also stream the award-winning Transparent for free today, even without a m…
    - 2 days ago Jan 23 15, 11:59pm -
  • A Better $100 Upgrade: Five Paid Programs that Improve Windows Now

    A Better $100 Upgrade: Five Paid Programs that Improve Windows Now

    Every few years, a new version of Windows comes out with some decent, but minor upgrades and a $100 price tag. If you'd rather pay $100 for a real boost in features, consider buying these five programs to get a truly new version of Windows.Read…
    - 2 days ago Jan 23 15, 7:30pm -
  • This Video Debunks 10 Popular Misconceptions About Germs and Hygiene

    This Video Debunks 10 Popular Misconceptions About Germs and Hygiene

    The thought of germs can be a terrifying thing, but it's important to know the truth about the germ-covered world around you. This video clears up some highly circulated myths about things like germs, soap, and toilet seats.Read more...
    - 2 days ago Jan 23 15, 7:00pm -

Law and Disorder

Over at the Courthouse...

  • Cuba Watchers Applaud This Week's Landmark Havana Talks
         The highest-level delegation since 1977, this week's U.S. diplomatic mission in Havana has been an "astounding success," despite a "very long journey" until normalization, three noted Cuba watchers say.
    - 2 days ago Jan 23 15, 6:49pm -
  • Supreme Court to Review Okla. Execution Drug
         The U.S. Supreme Court will hear a challenge of Oklahoma's lethal injection scheme, just a week after declining to halt one man's execution in a 5-4 vote.
    - 2 days ago Jan 23 15, 5:22pm -
  • Suit Over Austrian Train Mishap Heads to Wash.
         A California woman suing Austria's national railroad after losing both of her legs in a train mishap must defend her case here before the U.S. Supreme Court, the justices said Friday.
    - 2 days ago Jan 23 15, 4:25pm -
  • Phyllis Hamilton BeginsWork as Chief Judge
         Judge Phyllis Hamilton on Friday began work as the first African-American woman chief judge in the history of the U.S. District Court for Northern California.
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  • Jail Visitor Had to Prove She Was On Period
         Jail guards made a female visitor pull down her pants to prove that she was on her period, the woman claims in federal court.
    - 2 days ago Jan 23 15, 4:19pm -
  • ALJs Lose Challenge to Quota in 7th Circuit
         The 7th Circuit ruled administrative law judges will have to "work harder" to meet efficiency quotas set by the Social Security Administration.
    - 2 days ago Jan 23 15, 3:50pm -
  • Baltimore's Maestra Takes on Marriott Hotels
         The failure by hotel giant Marriott to fix a leak in one of its guest bathrooms led the music director of the Baltimore Symphony to suffer a bad fall, she claims in court.
    - 3 days ago Jan 23 15, 2:53pm -
  • Gay Bias Claims Against Cops Falter in 6th Circuit
         The attorney for a Cleveland-area gay couple who were allegedly refused pants after being arrested struggled at a hearing of the 6th Circuit.
    - 3 days ago Jan 23 15, 2:15pm -
  • Stiffed by Online Auction Site, Artist Claims
         An online auction house claimed to have lost consigned artworks that it actually sold in secret, the artist behind those works claims in court.
    - 3 days ago Jan 23 15, 1:55pm -
  • Class Says Pfizer Unfairly Protected Celebrex
         A class action accuses Pfizer of engaging in fraud and anti-competitive practices to keep generic versions of the mega-successful arthritis drug Celebrex from consumers.
    - 3 days ago Jan 23 15, 1:34pm -
  • Suit Says Drug Court Was Bastion of Abuse
         Criminal defendants undergoing mandatory drug testing in an Alabama court have been subjected to a variety of harassing behaviors, including extortion, assault and even sodomy, they claim in Federal Court.
    - 3 days ago Jan 23 15, 1:16pm -
  • Pastor's Family Seeks to Block Memorial
         The family of a deceased pastor seeks to block a fundraising memorial planned for Saturday because the ceremony flies in the face of their Island traditions and seeks to profit from his demise.
    - 3 days ago Jan 23 15, 1:00pm -
  • Georgia City Can't Ban Shop Selling Sex Toys
         A Georgia city cannot ban a novelty shop from selling sex toys on claims that it violates laws regulating sexually-oriented businesses, a federal judge ruled.
    - 3 days ago Jan 23 15, 12:48pm -
  • Appeal Sinks for Reggae Giant on Drug Charges
         Legendary reggae artist Buju Banton cannot appeal an order granting him a retrial on one of the three drug convictions against him, the 11th Circuit ruled.
    - 3 days ago Jan 23 15, 12:31pm -
  • Boot to the Teeth for Shielding Sister From Cop
         While fending off an off-duty cop assaulting his sister for dressing like a boy, a teen had his front teeth kicked out, a federal complaint alleges.
    - 3 days ago Jan 23 15, 11:05am -
  • Missouri Supreme Court Halts Inmate's Execution
         The Missouri Supreme Court issued a stay of execution Thursday for a man scheduled to die Jan. 28 for the murder of a former journalist.
    - 3 days ago Jan 23 15, 10:51am -
  • Toronto Pump & Dumper Can't Pry Out U.S. Nails
         A Canadian who manipulated the prices of four U.S. stocks from his foreign accounts is liable for securities fraud under U.S. law, the 3rd Circuit ruled.
    - 3 days ago Jan 23 15, 10:05am -
  • Judge Backs Hopi Woman Against Uncle Sam
         A Hopi woman with a rare blood disease may pursue claims that government delays cost her nearly $400,000 and left her without life-saving medication she received only after President Obama stepped in to help.
    - 3 days ago Jan 23 15, 9:59am -
  • Judge Rules With EPA in FOIA Rebuff
         The Environmental Protection Agency does not have documents a law firm sought in a FOIA request, nor is it obligated to obtain them, a federal judge ruled.
    - 3 days ago Jan 23 15, 8:22am -
  • Tribal Payday Lenders Get Comeuppance
         Two tribally owned payday lenders agreed to pay $21 million and waive $285 million in uncollected charges to settle a deceptive trade practice complaint from the Federal Trade Commission.
    - 3 days ago Jan 23 15, 8:22am -
  • Bitter Whale Wars Fought Out in L.A. Fed Court
         The founder of the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society on Thursday failed to persuade a federal judge that another animal rights advocate's allegations of slander and libel chill free speech rights.
    - 3 days ago Jan 23 15, 8:22am -
  • Brown, Napolitano Join to Hammer Out UC Budget
         After months of disagreement over the University of California System budget, Gov. Jerry Brown and UC President Janet Napolitano have formed a two-person advisory committee - themselves - to find ways to reduce costs and avoid tuition hikes…
    - 3 days ago Jan 23 15, 8:22am -
  • Coastal District Fights California Over Water
         Marina Coast Water District sued the California State Lands Commission to try to stop drilling on a test well for a desalination plant for the Monterey Bay Peninsula.
    - 3 days ago Jan 23 15, 8:22am -
  • Greens Can't Sue ExIm Bank for Coal Loan
         The U.S. Export-Import Bank need not face claims that a $90 million loan guarantee to a coal company will damage the environment and threaten public health, a federal judge ruled Wednesday.
    - 3 days ago Jan 23 15, 8:22am -
  • Name Game Blame on Comedian's Fame
         Comedian Jeff Dunham's wife Audrey has sued his former wife, claiming she cybersquatted by registering several website domains using Audrey Dunham's name.
    - 3 days ago Jan 23 15, 8:22am -
  • Sikhs Want Hindu Group Declared Terrorists
         A Sikh rights group sued Secretary of State John Kerry, asking him to declare the Hindu nationalist group Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh a terrorist organization, for its efforts to forcibly convert all Indians to Hinduism.
    - 3 days ago Jan 23 15, 8:22am -
  • Hacktivist Barrett Brown Sentenced to Five Years
         Anonymous-linked hacktivist/journalist Barrett Brown was sentenced Thursday to five years in federal prison after pleading guilty to three charges accusing him of posting a hyperlink to stolen credit card information and interfering with ex…
    - 3 days ago Jan 22 15, 4:47pm -
  • SEC Blows the Lid Off $10.4M Ponzi Scheme
         A rural Wisconsin insurance broker has been operating a multimillion dollar Ponzi scheme since 2008, the Securities and Exchange Commission says in a new federal complaint.
    - 3 days ago Jan 22 15, 4:18pm -
  • Oregon's Handling of Ex-Inmate's Funds Upheld
         An Oregon man has no case against state officials who garnished his settlement proceeds to pay for his incarceration, the 9th Circuit ruled Thursday.
    - 3 days ago Jan 22 15, 3:58pm -
  • Path to Charging AG in Penn. Blocked by Court
         The Pennsylvania Supreme Court refused to advance a recommendation that the state's attorney general face criminal charges in connection with leaked grand jury information.
    - 3 days ago Jan 22 15, 3:39pm -
  • New York City Employees' Retirement System v. American Realty Capital Properties

    - 4 days ago Jan 22 15, 8:56am -

Cyber Threats

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Week in pictures: 17-23 January 2015
Week in pictures: 17-23 January 2015
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Day in pictures: 23 January 2015
Day in pictures: 23 January 2015
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Picture power: Tear gas at Kenyan primary school
Picture power: Tear gas at Kenyan primary school
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Day in pictures: 22 January 2015
Day in pictures: 22 January 2015
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Your pictures: Cold weather
Your pictures: Cold weather
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Instagram: The 'homeless' chief executive
Instagram: The 'homeless' chief executive
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Severe Weather Watch

  • SPC Jan 26, 2015 0830 UTC Day 3 Severe Thunderstorm Outlook

    SPC Jan 26, 2015 0830 UTC Day 3 Severe Thunderstorm Outlook

    SPC 0830Z Day 3 Outlook DAY 3 CONVECTIVE OUTLOOK NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK0101 AM CST MON JAN 26 2015VALID 281200Z - 291200Z...NO TSTM AREAS FORECAST......SUMMARY...THUNDERSTORMS ARE NOT EXPECTED ON WEDNESDAY OR WEDNESDAY…
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  • SPC Jan 26, 2015 0700 UTC Day 2 Convective Outlook

    SPC Jan 26, 2015 0700 UTC Day 2 Convective Outlook

    SPC 0700Z Day 2 Outlook DAY 2 CONVECTIVE OUTLOOK NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK1142 PM CST SUN JAN 25 2015VALID 271200Z - 281200Z...NO TSTM AREAS FORECAST......SUMMARY...THUNDERSTORMS ARE NOT EXPECTED ON TUESDAY OR TUESDAY NIG…
    - 3 hours ago Jan 26 15, 12:45am -
  • SPC Jan 26, 2015 0600 UTC Day 1 Convective Outlook

    SPC Jan 26, 2015 0600 UTC Day 1 Convective Outlook

    SPC 1200Z Day 1 Outlook DAY 1 CONVECTIVE OUTLOOK NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK1042 PM CST SUN JAN 25 2015VALID 261200Z - 271200Z...NO TSTM AREAS FORECAST......SUMMARY...THUNDERSTORMS ARE NOT EXPECTED ACROSS THE LOWER 48 STATE…
    - 4 hours ago Jan 25 15, 11:45pm -

Out of this World

  • CATS Installed, Eye Checks and Science Maintenance for Crew

    CATS Installed, Eye Checks and Science Maintenance for Crew

    With CATS successfully installed to an external platform on Japan’s Kibo laboratory, the Expedition 42 crew spent Friday working life science, combustion and a variety of other experiments. › Read more about CATS The Combustion Integrated Rack (C…
    - 3 days ago Jan 23 15, 1:03pm -
  • Robotic Arms Move CATS While Crew Studies Life Science

    Robotic Arms Move CATS While Crew Studies Life Science

    Ground controllers overnight remotely guided the Canadarm2, with its Dextre robotic hand attached, to deftly remove the CATS experiment from the SpaceX Dragon trunk. They then handed it off to the Japanese robotic arm for installation on the Kibo lab…
    - 4 days ago Jan 22 15, 1:43pm -
  • Crew Works Botany and Physics as Robotic Arm Preps New Experiment

    Crew Works Botany and Physics as Robotic Arm Preps New Experiment

    The six-member Expedition 42 crew worked Dragon cargo transfers and science on the International Space Station Wednesday. Commander Barry Wilmore conducted botany research and harvested plants grown for the Advanced Plant Experiments-03-1 (APEX-03-1)…
    - 4 days ago Jan 21 15, 4:28pm -
  • Specialists Discuss Spacesuit Work, Crew Investigates ATV Odor

    Specialists Discuss Spacesuit Work, Crew Investigates ATV Odor

    Ground controllers have completed troubleshooting work after last week’s false alarm indicating an ammonia leak. Heat exchangers and thermal control systems on the U.S. side of the International Space Station have been recovered and reintegrated an…
    - 6 days ago Jan 20 15, 2:05pm -
  • Crew Back at Work Studying Immune System in Space

    Crew Back at Work Studying Immune System in Space

    The International Space Station residents were back at work Thursday after an ammonia leak indication sent the crew over to the Russian segment. Flight controllers determined there was no leak and NASA managers allowed the crew to resume normal activ…
    - 11 days ago Jan 15 15, 12:35pm -
  • Astronauts Back in Station’s U.S. Segment

    Astronauts Back in Station’s U.S. Segment

    The crew opened the hatch to the U.S. segment and returned inside at 2:05 p.m. Central time. Wearing protective masks, Virts and Cristoforetti sampled the cabin atmosphere and reported no indications of any ammonia.
    - 12 days ago Jan 14 15, 3:23pm -
  • Station Managers Allow Crew Back In U.S. Segment

    Station Managers Allow Crew Back In U.S. Segment

    The International Space Station mission management team, including all of the station Partners, met this afternoon and directed the station’s residents to return to the U.S. segment of the complex before the end of the day, systems permitting. The…
    - 12 days ago Jan 14 15, 2:54pm -
  • Manager of NASA’s Station Program Discusses Alarm
    The six-member Expedition 42 crew is safe in the Russian segment of the International Space Station after an alarm went off in the U.S. segment of the orbital laboratory Wednesday morning. Flight controllers are seeing no direct evidence of an ammoni…
    - 12 days ago Jan 14 15, 12:55pm -
  • Space Station Update
    The Expedition 42 crew members are safe and in good shape inside the Russian segment of the International Space Station following an alarm in the U.S. segment at about 4 a.m. EST. The crew received an update from spacecraft communicator James Kelly t…
    - 12 days ago Jan 14 15, 8:55am -
  • Space Station Update
    The Expedition 42 crew members are safe and in good shape inside the Russian segment of the International Space Station following an alarm in the U.S. segment at about 4 a.m. EST. Flight controllers in Mission Control at NASA’s Johnson Space Center…
    - 12 days ago Jan 14 15, 7:48am -

Daily Dose of Cute

Useless Fact of the Day

Today's Birthday

Today in History

  • January 26, 1788: Australia Day
    On January 26, 1788, Captain Arthur Phillip guides a fleet of 11 British ships carrying convicts to the colony of New South Wales, effectively founding Australia. After overcoming a period of hardship, the fledgling colony began to celebrate the ann…
    - 4 hours ago Jan 26 15, 12:00am -

Today's Political Cartoon

Awful Pun Du Jour

A Word. A Day.

  • scurvy
    adjective: Mean or contemptible. noun: A disease caused by vitamin C deficiency, characterized by swollen and bleeding gums, bleeding under the skin, and weakness.
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Today's Slang

  • Turdulence

    Turdulence

    The discomfort that occurs due to an inability to pass flatus on a flight.Just got in from London and man, due I have some turdulence.
    - 1 day ago Jan 25 15, 3:00am -
  • percentage advantage

    percentage advantage

    The deciding factor of who gets the car phone charger. The lowest battery power always gets the charging port first.Hand over the the charger quick before my phone goes dead!. At five percent battery I've got the percentage advantage on you guy…
    - 2 days ago Jan 24 15, 3:00am -
  • ambitchous

    ambitchous

    striving to be more of a bitch than the average bitchUgh! Britney fucked my boyfriend!Yeah, she's pretty ambitchous.
    - 3 days ago Jan 23 15, 3:00am -
  • conversation walling

    conversation walling

    When you're trying to make a conversation with a girl/guy you met recently, either A) online B) via text message or C) in person, and she/he responds to any of your questions with blank stares, one letter text messages using the words: oh, cool, or…
    - 4 days ago Jan 22 15, 3:00am -
  • Sing a disney song

    Sing a disney song

    Have sex or do anything sexual.*Taken from the movie Lion King where Simba and Nala lick each other while the song "Can You Feel The Love Tonight" plays.G: Honey, I feel horny as everB: Come on and sing a disney song with me babeG: Screw me.…
    - 5 days ago Jan 21 15, 3:00am -
  • Sidewalk Salsa

    Sidewalk Salsa

    When you walk up to someone on the sidewalk and you both try to move out of each other's way, and in doing so repeatedly move into each other's way."Why are you late?""I got stuck doing the sidewalk salsa."
    - 6 days ago Jan 20 15, 3:00am -
  • Platonic jealousy

    Platonic jealousy

    When a close friend of yours hangs out with someone else, and you feel jealous that they aren't hanging out with you.Bob: Hey, where's Alice?Carol: She's hanging out with Dana today. Just like yesterday...I think I'm coming down with a case of…
    - 7 days ago Jan 19 15, 3:00am -

This Day in Music

  • On this Day January 26, 2004
    John Lydon was one of ten contestants to take part in the latest I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here UK TV show set in the Australian outback. The former Sex Pistols singer was seen by 11 million viewers on the first night covered in bird seed bein…
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  • On this Day January 26, 2003
    Billy Joel was airlifted to hospital after his car smashed into a tree. The singer lost control of his Mercedes S500 and skidded for 100 yards before crashing. The accident happened in The Hamptons, New York.
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  • On this Day January 26, 1991
    Queen had their second UK No.1 with 'Innuendo'. At 6 minutes 30 seconds, it exceeded their epic 'Bohemian Rhapsody' by 35 seconds and became the third longest UK No.1 song of all time, behind The Beatles' 'Hey Jude' and Simple Minds' 'Belfast Child'…
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  • On this Day January 26, 1977
    Former Fleetwood Mac guitarist Peter Green was committed to a mental hospital following an incident when he threatened his accountant Clifford Adams with an air rifle when he was trying to deliver a £30,000 ($51,000) royalty cheque to him.
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  • On this Day January 26, 1970

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  • On this Day January 26, 1965
    'Downtown' by Petula Clark was at No. 1 on the US singles chart. A young Jimmy Page had played as a session guitarist on the track, giving him his first US No.1 hit, (and a No. 2 hit in the UK).
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Today's Trivia Test

  • Enter to Win a New Kindle Paperwhite!

    Enter to Win a New Kindle Paperwhite!

    Over the last couple of weeks, I’ve received several emails from people who received new Kindles or Fires for Christmas and are really enjoying them; I’ve also received several emails from people who were really hoping for a new one … Continue…
    - 15 hours ago Jan 25 15, 1:00pm -
  • Trivia of the Day for Sunday

    Trivia of the Day for Sunday

    Sex for one hour will burn off 11 Hershey Kisses, or 360 calories. 15% of U.S. women send themselves flowers on Valentine’s Day. In the Brazilian jungle, women of the Apinaye tribe bite of portions of their mates’ eyebrows during … Continue rea…
    - 20 hours ago Jan 25 15, 8:00am -
  • Trivia of the Day for Saturday

    Trivia of the Day for Saturday

    Polar bears are left handed. A crocodile cannot stick its tongue out. The ant can lift 50 times its own weight, can pull 30 times its own weight and always falls over on its right side when intoxicated. The catfish … Continue reading →
    - 2 days ago Jan 24 15, 8:00am -
  • Trivia of the Day for Friday

    Trivia of the Day for Friday

    Americans on the average eat 18 acres of pizza every day. Right-handed people live, on average, nine years longer than left-handed people. In ancient Egypt, Priests plucked every hair from their bodies, including their eyebrows and eyelashes. Humans…
    - 3 days ago Jan 23 15, 8:00am -
  • Trivia of the Day for Thursday

    Trivia of the Day for Thursday

    On average people fear spiders more than they do death. You are more likely to be killed by a champagne cork than by a poisonous spider. The strongest muscle in the body is the tongue. It’s impossible to sneeze with … Continue reading →
    - 4 days ago Jan 22 15, 8:00am -
  • Trivia of the Day for Wednesday

    Trivia of the Day for Wednesday

    During a 2004 episode of Sesame Street, Cookie Monster said that before he started eating cookies, his name was Sid. The Corduroy Appreciation Club celebrated 11-11-11 as The Day That Most Resembles Corduroy. Roger Ebert and Oprah Winfrey went on ……
    - 5 days ago Jan 21 15, 4:00am -
  • Trivia of the Day for Tuesday

    Trivia of the Day for Tuesday

    The duffel bag gets its name from the town of Duffel, Belgium, where the cloth used in the bags was originally sold. There’s a Facebook group called “The Best Day of My Life Was When I Realized the Old Brewers … Continue reading →
    - 6 days ago Jan 20 15, 2:00pm -
  • Trivia of the Day for Monday

    Trivia of the Day for Monday

    The duffel bag gets its name from the town of Duffel, Belgium, where the cloth used in the bags was originally sold. There’s a Facebook group called “The Best Day of My Life Was When I Realized the Old Brewers … Continue reading →
    - 7 days ago Jan 19 15, 5:00am -
  • Trivia of the Day for Sunday

    Trivia of the Day for Sunday

    Why is China called the “Flowery Kingdom?” Flowery Kingdom is a translation of the Chinese “Hua Kuo” and is the most ancient name in China. It is not known if it originally referred to flowers in the literal sense (which … Continue reading…
    - 8 days ago Jan 18 15, 5:00am -
  • Trivia of the Day for Saturday

    Trivia of the Day for Saturday

    Why do pigeons make a whistling sound when they jump up to fly? It’s not the pigeon’s voices: it’s their wings. You are actually hearing the sound of air passing through feathers spread wide for acceleration, beating faster for lift … Continu…
    - 9 days ago Jan 17 15, 5:00am -
  • Trivia of the Day for Friday

    Trivia of the Day for Friday

    Why do people clink their glasses before drinking a toast? It used to be common for someone to try to kill an enemy by offering him a poisoned drink. To prove to a guest that a drink was safe, it … Continue reading →
    - 10 days ago Jan 16 15, 5:00am -
  • Trivia of the Day for Thursday

    Trivia of the Day for Thursday

    Why does the phrase “to kick the bucket” mean to die? There are a number of explanations for the origin of this expression, but the most realistic one has to do with the way some people committed suicide in the … Continue reading →
    - 10 days ago Jan 15 15, 11:09pm -
  • Bonus Trivia

    Bonus Trivia

    Why does something annoying “rub you the wrong way”? It would be tempting to guess that this has something to do with genies and magic lamps. Rub the lamp the wrong way and maybe an angry genie makes you walk … Continue reading →
    - 12 days ago Jan 14 15, 3:00pm -
  • Trivia of the Day for Wednesday

    Trivia of the Day for Wednesday

    The flea can jump 350 times its body length. That is like a human jumping the length of a football field. A cockroach will live nine days without its head before it starves to death. The male praying mantis cannot … Continue reading →
    - 12 days ago Jan 14 15, 5:00am -
  • Kindle Reset Instructions

    Kindle Reset Instructions

    I am going to set this message up to go out periodically for each of my blogs, as most of you read them on your Kindles vs. the computer or via email: if you’ve seen it before and know what … Continue reading →
    - 12 days ago Jan 13 15, 10:32pm -

Funny Quote of the Day

  • Kin Hubbard
    "The safe way to double your money is to fold it over once and put it in your pocket."
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  • Alfred Hitchcock
    "The length of a film should be directly related to the endurance of the human bladder."
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  • Mitch Hedberg
    "I drank some boiling water because I wanted to whistle."
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Brainy Quote of the Day

  • Horace Walpole
    "We often repent of our first thoughts, and scarce ever of our second."
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  • Jules Renard
    "If you are afraid of being lonely, don't try to be right."
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  • Katharine Hepburn
    "If you obey all the rules you miss all the fun."
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  • Laurence J. Peter
    "If you don't know where you're going, you will probably end up somewhere else."
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Wright Better

  • Punctuation Review #3: Introducing Quotations

    Punctuation Review #3: Introducing Quotations

    A reader questioned the introduction of a direct quotation with the word that: I've had the understanding that preceding what was said with the word "that" indicates that what follows is not a verbatim quote, but rather a description of what was said…
    - 4 hours ago Jan 25 15, 11:06pm -
  • The Changing Meaning of Mural

    The Changing Meaning of Mural

    Because I am used to thinking of a mural as a painting on a wall, I was startled to hear a local radio announcer refer to a contest for artists to submit designs to paint “murals” on storm drains.--> Get access to 300+ interactive grammar exercis…
    - 1 day ago Jan 24 15, 11:03pm -
  • Two Inverted Idioms

    Two Inverted Idioms

    As the residents of my state prepared for a cold front, one of the local television anchors remarked: We are in store for a big chill.--> Get access to 300+ interactive grammar exercises! Click here to start your free trial!
    - 2 days ago Jan 23 15, 11:01pm -
  • Contrast and Stand in Contrast To

    Contrast and Stand in Contrast To

    The other morning I read an article about a man who has built a wonderfully detailed scale model of the Sultana, the steamboat that was the object of the greatest maritime disaster in US history.--> Get access to 300+ interactive grammar exercises! C…
    - 3 days ago Jan 22 15, 11:40pm -
  • Ripe vs. Rife

    Ripe vs. Rife

    Researching banking in the Roman Empire, I read the following in a scholarly discussion of Roman tax collecting: The process was ripe with corruption and scheming.--> Get access to 300+ interactive grammar exercises! Click here to start your free tri…
    - 4 days ago Jan 21 15, 11:56pm -

Earth Science Picture of the Day

Empty Quarter Dunes
Empty Quarter Dunes
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Volcan Copahue
Volcan Copahue
- 1 day ago Jan 25 15, 3:01am -
Shimmer Tree
Shimmer Tree
- 2 days ago Jan 24 15, 3:01am -
Bear River Meanders
Bear River Meanders
- 3 days ago Jan 23 15, 3:01am -
Pancake Ice Over Sebago Lake
Pancake Ice Over Sebago Lake
- 4 days ago Jan 22 15, 3:01am -
Toadstools in Snow and Sun Spike
Toadstools in Snow and Sun Spike
- 5 days ago Jan 21 15, 3:01am -

Earthquakes

  • M 1.4 - 26km ENE of Talkeetna, Alaska
    Time2015-01-26 07:44:25 UTC2015-01-25 22:44:25 -09:00 at epicenterLocation62.404°N 149.628°WDepth16.00 km (9.94 mi)
    - 28 mins ago Jan 26 15, 3:04am -
  • M 2.8 - 107km NE of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
    DYFI? - ITime2015-01-26 06:51:46 UTC2015-01-26 01:51:46 -05:00 at epicenterLocation19.277°N 67.694°WDepth32.00 km (19.88 mi)
    - 31 mins ago Jan 26 15, 3:01am -
  • M 2.1 - 1km SE of Galateo, Puerto Rico
    Time2015-01-26 04:12:05 UTC2015-01-26 00:12:05 -04:00 at epicenterLocation18.350°N 66.249°WDepth54.00 km (33.55 mi)
    - 33 mins ago Jan 26 15, 2:59am -
  • M 5.2 - 129km SSE of Isangel, Vanuatu
    Time2015-01-25 23:55:51 UTC2015-01-26 10:55:51 +11:00 at epicenterLocation20.577°S 169.862°EDepth143.83 km (89.37 mi)
    - 34 mins ago Jan 26 15, 2:58am -
  • M 1.7 - 14km NNE of Indio, California
    Time2015-01-26 07:45:08 UTC2015-01-25 23:45:08 -08:00 at epicenterLocation33.827°N 116.142°WDepth7.62 km (4.73 mi)
    - 37 mins ago Jan 26 15, 2:55am -
  • M 1.6 - 12km NNE of Morgan Hill, California
    Time2015-01-26 07:30:50 UTC2015-01-25 23:30:50 -08:00 at epicenterLocation37.242°N 121.624°WDepth6.73 km (4.18 mi)
    - 39 mins ago Jan 26 15, 2:53am -
  • M 2.9 - 57km SSW of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska
    DYFI? - ITime2015-01-26 07:00:18 UTC2015-01-25 22:00:18 -09:00 at epicenterLocation60.048°N 153.291°WDepth115.40 km (71.71 mi)
    - 50 mins ago Jan 26 15, 2:42am -
  • M 1.8 - 32km N of Nikiski, Alaska
    Time2015-01-26 07:07:55 UTC2015-01-25 22:07:55 -09:00 at epicenterLocation60.976°N 151.398°WDepth41.70 km (25.91 mi)
    - 51 mins ago Jan 26 15, 2:41am -
  • M 0.5 - 69km ESE of Lakeview, Oregon
    Time2015-01-26 05:06:49 UTC2015-01-25 21:06:49 -08:00 at epicenterLocation41.840°N 119.648°WDepth6.41 km (3.98 mi)
    - 54 mins ago Jan 26 15, 2:38am -
  • M 2.2 - 19km ESE of Rockport, Washington
    Time2015-01-25 23:34:35 UTC2015-01-25 15:34:35 -08:00 at epicenterLocation48.402°N 121.361°WDepth1.15 km (0.71 mi)
    - 55 mins ago Jan 26 15, 2:37am -
  • M 0.8 - 69km ESE of Lakeview, Oregon
    Time2015-01-26 04:34:12 UTC2015-01-25 20:34:12 -08:00 at epicenterLocation41.868°N 119.620°WDepth8.89 km (5.52 mi)
    - 1 hour ago Jan 26 15, 2:28am -
  • M 1.2 - 34km W of North Nenana, Alaska
    Time2015-01-26 06:59:07 UTC2015-01-25 21:59:07 -09:00 at epicenterLocation64.612°N 149.838°WDepth5.50 km (3.42 mi)
    - 1 hour ago Jan 26 15, 2:18am -
  • M 4.9 - 3km SSW of Sawara, Japan
    DYFI? - VTime2015-01-25 22:20:01 UTC2015-01-26 07:20:01 +09:00 at epicenterLocation35.852°N 140.491°EDepth25.51 km (15.85 mi)
    - 2 hours ago Jan 26 15, 2:02am -
  • M 2.2 - 7km S of Guthrie, Oklahoma
    DYFI? - IITime2015-01-26 06:01:00 UTC2015-01-26 00:01:00 -06:00 at epicenterLocation35.811°N 97.415°WDepth4.98 km (3.09 mi)
    - 2 hours ago Jan 26 15, 1:38am -
  • M 2.4 - 16km NNE of Snyder, Texas
    DYFI? - IVTime2015-01-26 05:37:07 UTC2015-01-25 23:37:07 -06:00 at epicenterLocation32.854°N 100.844°WDepth5.00 km (3.11 mi)
    - 2 hours ago Jan 26 15, 1:32am -
  • M 1.0 - 20km NNE of Pine Valley, California
    Time2015-01-26 06:28:05 UTC2015-01-25 22:28:05 -08:00 at epicenterLocation32.978°N 116.421°WDepth8.51 km (5.29 mi)
    - 2 hours ago Jan 26 15, 1:31am -
  • M 1.8 - 7km WNW of The Geysers, California
    Time2015-01-26 04:29:32 UTC2015-01-25 20:29:32 -08:00 at epicenterLocation38.813°N 122.828°WDepth3.01 km (1.87 mi)
    - 2 hours ago Jan 26 15, 1:22am -
  • M 1.1 - 7km NNW of San Fernando, California
    Time2015-01-26 06:08:58 UTC2015-01-25 22:08:58 -08:00 at epicenterLocation34.343°N 118.468°WDepth2.34 km (1.45 mi)
    - 2 hours ago Jan 26 15, 1:13am -
  • M 3.5 - 64km W of Talkeetna, Alaska
    DYFI? - ITime2015-01-26 05:39:30 UTC2015-01-25 20:39:30 -09:00 at epicenterLocation62.277°N 151.341°WDepth92.10 km (57.23 mi)
    - 2 hours ago Jan 26 15, 1:06am -
  • M 1.3 - 135km NW of Talkeetna, Alaska
    Time2015-01-26 05:35:38 UTC2015-01-25 20:35:38 -09:00 at epicenterLocation63.293°N 151.704°WDepth6.70 km (4.16 mi)
    - 2 hours ago Jan 26 15, 1:06am -
  • M 0.8 - 6km NW of The Geysers, California
    Time2015-01-26 04:10:58 UTC2015-01-25 20:10:58 -08:00 at epicenterLocation38.815°N 122.819°WDepth1.99 km (1.24 mi)
    - 3 hours ago Jan 26 15, 12:52am -
  • M 2.1 - 131km NW of Talkeetna, Alaska
    Time2015-01-26 05:06:13 UTC2015-01-25 20:06:13 -09:00 at epicenterLocation63.284°N 151.601°WDepth9.50 km (5.90 mi)
    - 3 hours ago Jan 26 15, 12:42am -
  • M 2.8 - 26km E of Eatonville, Washington
    DYFI? - IITime2015-01-26 02:36:36 UTC2015-01-25 18:36:36 -08:00 at epicenterLocation46.838°N 121.918°WDepth9.00 km (5.59 mi)
    - 3 hours ago Jan 26 15, 12:41am -
  • M 1.1 - 4km WNW of The Geysers, California
    Time2015-01-26 04:10:38 UTC2015-01-25 20:10:38 -08:00 at epicenterLocation38.794°N 122.799°WDepth4.05 km (2.52 mi)
    - 3 hours ago Jan 26 15, 12:23am -
  • M 2.5 - 4km SSE of Guthrie, Oklahoma
    DYFI? - IITime2015-01-26 04:45:49 UTC2015-01-25 22:45:49 -06:00 at epicenterLocation35.835°N 97.412°WDepth4.61 km (2.86 mi)
    - 3 hours ago Jan 26 15, 12:19am -
  • M 3.3 - 20km ESE of Challis, Idaho
    DYFI? - IITime2015-01-26 04:50:57 UTC2015-01-25 21:50:57 -07:00 at epicenterLocation44.422°N 113.999°WDepth4.81 km (2.99 mi)
    - 3 hours ago Jan 26 15, 12:18am -
  • M 4.3 - 143km S of Masset, Canada

    M 4.3 - 143km S of Masset, Canada

    Time2015-01-25 21:10:17 UTC2015-01-25 13:10:17 -08:00 at epicenterLocation52.744°N 131.752°WDepth19.77 km (12.28 mi)
    - 3 hours ago Jan 26 15, 12:12am -
  • M 1.9 - 4km SSE of Perry, Oklahoma
    DYFI? - IITime2015-01-26 02:58:13 UTC2015-01-25 20:58:13 -06:00 at epicenterLocation36.255°N 97.274°WDepth8.24 km (5.12 mi)
    - 3 hours ago Jan 26 15, 12:06am -
  • M 1.4 - 4km WNW of Cobb, California
    Time2015-01-26 03:43:47 UTC2015-01-25 19:43:47 -08:00 at epicenterLocation38.837°N 122.768°WDepth1.70 km (1.06 mi)
    - 4 hours ago Jan 25 15, 11:54pm -
  • M 1.5 - 39km NE of Big Bear City, California
    Time2015-01-26 04:42:55 UTC2015-01-25 20:42:55 -08:00 at epicenterLocation34.473°N 116.508°WDepth1.69 km (1.05 mi)
    - 4 hours ago Jan 25 15, 11:53pm -
  • M 1.5 - 78km NNW of Talkeetna, Alaska
    Time2015-01-26 04:11:12 UTC2015-01-25 19:11:12 -09:00 at epicenterLocation62.976°N 150.713°WDepth120.70 km (75.00 mi)
    - 4 hours ago Jan 25 15, 11:53pm -
  • M 5.0 - 95km NNE of Tadine, New Caledonia
    DYFI? - ITime2015-01-26 04:25:48 UTC2015-01-26 15:25:48 +11:00 at epicenterLocation20.810°S 168.359°EDepth28.95 km (17.99 mi)
    - 4 hours ago Jan 25 15, 11:49pm -
  • M 3.1 - 92km SSE of Old Iliamna, Alaska
    Time2015-01-25 20:36:10 UTC2015-01-25 11:36:10 -09:00 at epicenterLocation58.964°N 154.386°WDepth113.20 km (70.34 mi)
    - 4 hours ago Jan 25 15, 11:39pm -
  • M 1.1 - 11km SW of Westwood, California
    Time2015-01-26 00:34:26 UTC2015-01-25 16:34:26 -08:00 at epicenterLocation40.243°N 121.116°WDepth0.00 km (0.00 mi)
    - 4 hours ago Jan 25 15, 11:33pm -
  • M 1.0 - 60km ESE of Lakeview, Oregon
    Time2015-01-26 00:31:38 UTC2015-01-25 16:31:38 -08:00 at epicenterLocation41.927°N 119.703°WDepth1.29 km (0.80 mi)
    - 4 hours ago Jan 25 15, 11:29pm -
  • M 2.4 - 86km W of Miramichi, Canada
    DYFI? - ITime2015-01-25 16:38:37 UTC2015-01-25 12:38:37 -04:00 at epicenterLocation47.064°N 66.602°WDepth5.43 km (3.37 mi)
    - 4 hours ago Jan 25 15, 11:27pm -
  • M 4.8 - 35km WSW of Santa Cruz, Chile
    DYFI? - IVTime2015-01-25 08:47:02 UTC2015-01-25 05:47:02 -03:00 at epicenterLocation34.723°S 71.740°WDepth23.89 km (14.84 mi)
    - 4 hours ago Jan 25 15, 11:16pm -
  • M 0.4 - 66km SE of Lakeview, Oregon
    Time2015-01-26 03:02:25 UTC2015-01-25 19:02:25 -08:00 at epicenterLocation41.847°N 119.686°WDepth2.84 km (1.76 mi)
    - 4 hours ago Jan 25 15, 11:10pm -
  • M 1.3 - 2km NW of Rancho Cucamonga, California
    Time2015-01-26 03:53:33 UTC2015-01-25 19:53:33 -08:00 at epicenterLocation34.141°N 117.597°WDepth12.60 km (7.83 mi)
    - 4 hours ago Jan 25 15, 11:04pm -
  • M 3.3 - 102km NNW of Road Town, British Virgin Islands
    DYFI? - ITime2015-01-26 03:42:40 UTC2015-01-25 23:42:40 -04:00 at epicenterLocation19.296°N 64.928°WDepth45.00 km (27.96 mi)
    - 4 hours ago Jan 25 15, 11:04pm -
  • M 1.3 - 61km ESE of Lakeview, Oregon
    Time2015-01-26 02:14:22 UTC2015-01-25 18:14:22 -08:00 at epicenterLocation41.926°N 119.692°WDepth2.09 km (1.30 mi)
    - 5 hours ago Jan 25 15, 11:01pm -
  • M 0.9 - 16km SE of Mammoth Lakes, California
    Time2015-01-26 03:00:47 UTC2015-01-25 19:00:47 -08:00 at epicenterLocation37.533°N 118.853°WDepth0.03 km (0.02 mi)
    - 5 hours ago Jan 25 15, 10:55pm -
  • M 1.8 - 61km ESE of Lakeview, Oregon
    Time2015-01-26 02:12:31 UTC2015-01-25 18:12:31 -08:00 at epicenterLocation41.922°N 119.697°WDepth1.57 km (0.98 mi)
    - 5 hours ago Jan 25 15, 10:54pm -
  • M 1.8 - 35km NW of Valdez, Alaska
    Time2015-01-26 03:22:49 UTC2015-01-25 18:22:49 -09:00 at epicenterLocation61.338°N 146.857°WDepth26.90 km (16.71 mi)
    - 5 hours ago Jan 25 15, 10:45pm -
  • M 1.5 - 68km ESE of Lakeview, Oregon
    Time2015-01-26 00:12:30 UTC2015-01-25 16:12:30 -08:00 at epicenterLocation41.872°N 119.635°WDepth8.32 km (5.17 mi)
    - 5 hours ago Jan 25 15, 10:42pm -
  • M 4.7 - 9km SE of Xacmaz, Azerbaijan
    DYFI? - ITime2015-01-26 03:30:14 UTC2015-01-26 07:30:14 +04:00 at epicenterLocation41.411°N 48.902°EDepth44.32 km (27.54 mi)
    - 5 hours ago Jan 25 15, 10:38pm -
  • M 1.7 - 4km SW of Volcano, Hawaii
    Time2015-01-26 03:32:53 UTC2015-01-25 17:32:53 -10:00 at epicenterLocation19.406°N 155.273°WDepth2.90 km (1.80 mi)
    - 5 hours ago Jan 25 15, 10:38pm -
  • M 1.7 - 6km SW of Volcano, Hawaii
    Time2015-01-26 03:32:52 UTC2015-01-25 17:32:52 -10:00 at epicenterLocation19.392°N 155.281°WDepth3.20 km (1.99 mi)
    - 5 hours ago Jan 25 15, 10:38pm -
  • M 2.8 - 9km N of Arecibo, Puerto Rico
    Time2015-01-25 19:27:42 UTC2015-01-25 15:27:42 -04:00 at epicenterLocation18.561°N 66.701°WDepth20.00 km (12.43 mi)
    - 5 hours ago Jan 25 15, 10:30pm -
  • M 2.2 - 16km SSE of Mammoth Lakes, California
    Time2015-01-26 02:49:00 UTC2015-01-25 18:49:00 -08:00 at epicenterLocation37.527°N 118.874°WDepth10.41 km (6.47 mi)
    - 5 hours ago Jan 25 15, 10:24pm -

Natural Disasters

Tropical Storms

  • Neoguri (08W) Tropical Storm - Pacific Ocean

    Neoguri (08W) Tropical Storm  - Pacific Ocean

    Neoguri (08W) Tropical Storm - Pacific Ocean, Date: 2014.07.04, Vertical wind speed: 13 Knots, Out wind speed: 55 Knots, Gust speed: 70 Knots, Wave height: 17 feet
    - Jul 4 14, 4:26am -
  • Douglas (04E) Tropical Depression - Pacific Ocean - East

    Douglas (04E) Tropical Depression  - Pacific Ocean - East

    Douglas (04E) Tropical Depression - Pacific Ocean - East, Date: 2014.07.04, Vertical wind speed: 4 Knots, Out wind speed: 30 Knots, Gust speed: 40 Knots, Wave height: 8 feet , Pressure: 1006 hPa
    - Jul 3 14, 11:16pm -
  • Arthur (AL01) Hurricane II. - Atlantic Ocean

    Arthur (AL01) Hurricane II. - Atlantic Ocean

    Arthur (AL01) Hurricane II. - Atlantic Ocean, Date: 2014.07.04, Vertical wind speed: 16 Knots, Out wind speed: 85 Knots, Gust speed: 105 Knots, Wave height: 23 feet , Pressure: 976 hPa
    - Jul 3 14, 11:13pm -