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A court ruling 'chalking' illegal could make way for more privacy-invasive tech

If you’ve ever had a parking ticket, there’s a good chance you know what “chalking” is. A federal appeals court ruled this week that the practice of marking a car tires unconstitutional, a violation of your Fourth Amendment rights against unwarranted searches…

act - TechCrunch
6:45am PDT - April 24th, 2019

Nicole Kidman says she's 'teased' for her belief in God, going to Church as a family

Actress Nicole Kidman revealed she often gets teased by friends for passing her strong belief in God onto her children.

act - Fox News
6:38am PDT - April 24th, 2019

Audible now offers live customer service through Alexa devices

Alexa devices just got a new use case: live customer service help. This morning, Amazon’s e-book company Audible announced the first live customer service experience on Alexa devices, activated through voice commands. Instead of dialing a phone number or writ…

act - TechCrunch
6:37am PDT - April 24th, 2019

Chris Johnson to retire as a Tennessee Titan

Chris Johnson is signing a one-day contract on Wednesday to officially retire from the NFL on the team that drafted him in 2008. CJ2K is one of seven running backs ever to rush for over 2,000 yards.

act - NFL News
6:25am PDT - April 24th, 2019

ADHD treatment device for children approved by FDA

The FDA approved the first device to treat attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD. In a clinical trial, kids got low-level electric pulses while they slept. The results were similar to the effect of non-stimulant drug treatment. An estimated 6.1 mi…

act - CBS News
6:24am PDT - April 24th, 2019

Academy leaves Netflix eligibility rule intact, changes name of foreign language category

'We plan to further study the profound changes occurring in our industry.'

act - Reddit /r/all
6:24am PDT - April 24th, 2019

So I am done being wishy-washy. Impeach him. Now | Opinion

Debate around impeaching President Trump has been centered around what’s pragmatic, but after the release of Robert Mueller’s redacted report on election interference by Russia, there’s a moral imperative now.

act - Reddit /r/all
6:24am PDT - April 24th, 2019

Manchester United And City Fans Aren't Impressed With Half And Half Kit

As if half and half scarves didn't get enough angry reaction, both sides of the Manchester derby weren't happy at all with the kit.

act - The Sport Bible
6:23am PDT - April 24th, 2019

Boston Marathon first responder reacts to Bernie's 'ridiculous' defense of bomber's voting rights

International Association of Firefighters' Ed Kelly sounds off on 2020 hopeful Bernie Sanders supporting voting rights for prisoners, including the Boston Marathon bomber.

act - Fox News
6:23am PDT - April 24th, 2019

Norwegian oil-and-gas behemoth Equinor strikes climate deal with investors

Equinor is the latest major oil company to reach an agreement with Climate Action 100+.

act - Axios
6:14am PDT - April 24th, 2019

BioWare delays Anthem features, including its Cataclysm event

BioWare said on Tuesday that it’s delaying major features promised in the 90-day roadmap for Anthem, including the limited-time Cataclysm event that was expected in May, as it prioritizes other fixes for Act 1.

act - Polygon
6:12am PDT - April 24th, 2019

R/GA Ventures incubator to nurture enterprise blockchain startups in Portland, OR

R/GA Ventures, a company that acts as investment arm and startup incubator for R/GA corporate client work, announced plans to open a new studio in Portland devoted to encouraging startups working on enterprise blockchain projects. R/GA itself has a three-pron…

act - TechCrunch
6:00am PDT - April 24th, 2019

Packers' Matt LaFleur: 'It's about making history'

Transitioning into a new era of Green Bay Packers football, Matt LaFleur had a mission statement after his first official practice as head coach, and QB Aaron Rodgers is excited about the new regime.

act - NFL News
5:50am PDT - April 24th, 2019

Farage: Brexit party will use EU poll to oust 'remain parliament'

Former Ukip leader outlines ambition to take control of Brexit process at rally in Clacton

act - Google News (UK)
5:45am PDT - April 24th, 2019

Walgreens raises minimum age to buy tobacco products; Coca-Cola looks to attract more coffee lovers

Morning Business Outlook: Walgreens announces it will increase the age to buy tobacco products to 21; Coca-Cola ready to roll out its new coffee-infused version of Coke by the end of the year.

act - Fox News
5:38am PDT - April 24th, 2019

Morell on Sri Lanka's "inept" security services, Russian interference in upcoming elections

Sri Lanka's president is asking his country's police chief and defense minister to resign after officials failed to act on warnings ahead of Sunday's terror attacks. At least 359 people are now reported killed in a string of suicide bombings at churches and h…

act - CBS News
5:30am PDT - April 24th, 2019

Cenovus kicks off oilpatch earnings with big miss and 7% cut to output forecast

The first signs of the impact of a government-ordered reduction in oil production

act - Financial Post
5:28am PDT - April 24th, 2019

Couple explain how they're making thousands by renting out homes they don't own

Coventry based Jordan Boparan and Jessica-Marie Bradshaw say they're on track to make millions through their contracts with landlords

act - Mirror
5:28am PDT - April 24th, 2019

Selina raises $100M at an $850M valuation for its network of living spaces for digital nomads

The rising tide of Airbnb is lifting all boats, and today a startup that’s building a series of living-coworking-activity spaces across the world primarily geared at digital nomads is reeling in a sizeable round to take its business to the next level. Selina,…

act - TechCrunch
5:27am PDT - April 24th, 2019

Steelers, Big Ben closing in on contract extension

NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport is reporting the Pittsburgh Steelers and longtime QB Ben Roethlisberger are nearing a contract extension. The deal could be all squared away before Thursday's NFL Draft.

act - NFL News
5:10am PDT - April 24th, 2019

Peace, honesty and cheap gas: Ukraine's new leader shoulders high expectations

When the Ukrainian president played by actor Volodymyr Zelenskiy faces a corrupt parliament in his TV comedy, he fantasizes about blasting them all away with two submachine guns.

act - Reuters
5:04am PDT - April 24th, 2019

‘Determined doggedness’ of Lyra McKee remembered at Belfast funeral

Why did it take murder of Lyra McKee for politicians to act? priest asks

act - The Irish Times
5:00am PDT - April 24th, 2019

Film Festivals like Tribeca Move to Make Virtual Reality a Marquee Event

There's still something film festivals provide that streaming services can't: interactive social experiences in VR and AR.

act - Wired
5:00am PDT - April 24th, 2019

Why Callum Hudson-Odoi's untimely injury could actually be good for Chelsea

Callum Hudson-Odoi may sign a new deal at Stamford Bridge, with his injury potentially putting off Bayern Munich this summer.

act - FourFourTwo
4:53am PDT - April 24th, 2019

'Unprofessional' Ruth Langsford fuming after being cut off by Phillip Schofield

This Morning viewers blasted 'rude' Ruth Langsford for her sassy reaction to being interrupted during a preview of Loose Women

act - Mirror
4:52am PDT - April 24th, 2019

RT @TravisMannon: Daniel Hale faces 50 years in prison for allegedly leaking docs about the ghastly U.S. drone program. Under the Espionage…

Diotima Semele (@c_e_cumberland)
9:52am PDT - May 22nd, 2019

RT @sunrisemvmt: Another victory for the #GreenNewDeal: @SenSchumer just backed New York’s Climate and Community Protection Act. Statement…

matthew miles goodrich (@mmilesgoodrich)
9:52am PDT - May 22nd, 2019

RT @meetgoogle: #man kills himself, in-Laws demanded money Reverse #Dowry! No Laws for protection of #men Deaf,Dumb & Blind authorities n…

Fantoosh (@love_a_man)
9:52am PDT - May 22nd, 2019

RT @ImaniKushan: What you saw today from Ben Carson today goes far deeper than being smug or incompetent. This is what people act like when…

G.E.O.F.F. (@geebraprint)
9:52am PDT - May 22nd, 2019

Just pausing to consider: Republicans are blocking the Violence Against Women Act while they pass state laws restricting access to vital women’s health services. Hard to think of a worse look. https://t.co/mYudBOjlfj

Rich Davidson (@radavi85)
9:52am PDT - May 22nd, 2019

RT @jpbrammer: the sacred act of friendship in high school when you would let someone write on you

Amanda (@Manda4Life)
9:52am PDT - May 22nd, 2019

House Floor Today: Consumers First Act (05/22/2019 legislative day) https://t.co/NJYkxKwTaR

Bills up today! (@BillsUpToday)
9:52am PDT - May 22nd, 2019

RT @CNN: Memphis high school senior Tupac Mosley maintained a 4.3 GPA, scored a 31 on his ACT, and was named valedictorian -- all while dea…

Melissa McGuire (@dmbmcguire)
9:52am PDT - May 22nd, 2019

RT @CaitlinLaJefaa: It’s gonna be 79 on Sunday... I’m ready to act tf uppppp

bri (@ortegabriannam)
9:52am PDT - May 22nd, 2019

RT @JesseLehrich: House Democrats have passed: - historic anti-corruption reform - Equality Act - pre-existing condition protections - $19…

Debora Todd (@Deebs_58)
9:52am PDT - May 22nd, 2019

RT @samanthamaiden: Watching the Prime Minister casually drop his little $1080 delayed tax surprise into an interview on Monday night was i…

(@graylinz)
9:52am PDT - May 22nd, 2019

RT @EWOutlook: There's only a few weeks left until the next super; championship matches and blood feuds are all starting to form! The card…

BIG SMOKE (@AllSeeingSmoke)
9:52am PDT - May 22nd, 2019

RT @JesseLehrich: House Democrats have passed: - historic anti-corruption reform - Equality Act - pre-existing condition protections - $19…

Winelover (@Winelover3384)
9:52am PDT - May 22nd, 2019

RT @IlhanMN: Opening an impeachment inquiry is not an act we should undertake out of political expediency. It is something we should do to…

underbaked rat (@spacedavinci)
9:52am PDT - May 22nd, 2019

RT @VenetiaJane: "Your eyes are lode-stars and your tongue's sweet air, More tuneable than lark to shepherd's ear, When wheat is green, whe…

Elizacat (@Tiggggie)
6:47am PDT - May 21st, 2019

RT @RichieFed: I guess we now know why Susanna cried for the man with the banjo on his knee. It’s because he came from ALABAMA. Get your…

BlackWoman InMarmalade FascistAmerica (@amberr_booker)
6:47am PDT - May 21st, 2019

RT @LILIACBAND: Ready for tomorrow night? Liliac @9pm is On CBS. Voting for favorite act is after the show, on Twitter. Don’t forget to vot…

Noah Johnson (@drummersinger19)
6:47am PDT - May 21st, 2019

Annual Finals disappearing act coming soon https://t.co/cOYwZVx2dx

CLUTCH (@_RollinStoner)
6:47am PDT - May 21st, 2019

RT @JRubinBlogger: Flat-out obstruction: “The White House on Monday blocked former counsel Donald McGahn from testifying to Congress, the l…

jamia (@auntoona)
6:47am PDT - May 21st, 2019
RT GretaThunberg: May 24th.
Global strike for the climate.
Activism works. So act.
Join us!

Find or register your local strike on https://t.co/67JwE2J5X0 and follow Fridaysforfuture on Instagram for updates.
Please share this information.

#fridaysforf… https://t.co/TNtT40dohz

RT GretaThunberg: May 24th. Global strike for the climate. Activism works. So act. Join us! Find or register your local strike on https://t.co/67JwE2J5X0 and follow Fridaysforfuture on Instagram for updates. Please share this information. #fridaysforfhttps://t.co/TNtT40dohz

HollywoodProgressive (@hollywoodprogre)
6:47am PDT - May 21st, 2019

i peep shit and act accordingly so don’t play dumb.

ki benjii (@_kmxcc)
6:47am PDT - May 21st, 2019

RT @marklevinshow: “Mayor Pete” truly is an ignoramus. No wonder Scarborough endorses him. He’ll never accomplish 1/1000th of 1% of what Je…

(@fullmoonrising2)
6:47am PDT - May 21st, 2019

Just like how the Fly America Act forces me to fly United and not Virgin and therefore makes me exceptionally sad. https://t.co/qCAXW0Ljn0

Benjamin Lewis (@tc1415)
6:47am PDT - May 21st, 2019

RT @MalditangMayora: "I act like I don't care, but deep down I swear it kills me."

Kyle ✨ (@kyle_aspa)
6:47am PDT - May 21st, 2019

RT @justdarell: yo women actually go to work and school with cramps and shit. They can be in a lot of pain but still act normal throughout…

Emily (@emgalvann)
6:47am PDT - May 21st, 2019

RT @MoniqueMcGill_: I never want to act like I have it altogether. I’m saved but there are times when I’m sad, mad, frustrated, stressed ou…

Deron (@Deron72761164)
6:47am PDT - May 21st, 2019

RT @taelisaswhore: Lisa's facial expressions are always on point. Girlie knows how to act and flirt with the camera. Supermodel indeed

macchiatae (@kth_lalalalisa)
6:47am PDT - May 21st, 2019

RT @StormIsUponUs: UK Prime Minister Theresa May and British Intelligence Services were complicit in the treasonous attempted coup against…

Marion (@MarionBLTX)
6:47am PDT - May 21st, 2019

RT @TeamPelosi: It was my honor to accept the JFK #ProfileInCourage award on behalf of all who voted for the Affordable Care Act and all th…

Fran Lonergan (@dancefran1)
3:08am PDT - May 21st, 2019

RT @Ziziian: Apparently, rather than simply dissolve the marriage, a good way to address your husband's infidelity is to dress up, confront…

Eruku Bullem (@Osarr_Ochuweh)
3:08am PDT - May 21st, 2019

RT @waltshaub: If all of this doesn't scare you, wait until OLC (God forbid) issues an opinion on the Insurrection Act, the scope of emerge…

Rose Pacheco (@RosePac49869548)
3:07am PDT - May 21st, 2019

The Clery Act and Campus Safety Are About Heart, Not Just Compliance https://t.co/3AnTLJQHcA

Art Fridrich (@Ahighervision)
3:07am PDT - May 21st, 2019

RT @richard_littler: Bigots have been simpering 'snowflake' for years. Now, when they get splashed with a child's drink, they talk about vi…

evilother (@evilother)
3:07am PDT - May 21st, 2019

RT @tania_zaheer: The first person who benefits from an act of charity is the benefector himself #DonateForEidClothes https://t.co/XThPTnmV…

Muhammad Zarshal (@ZarshalMuhammad)
3:07am PDT - May 21st, 2019

RT @AishiaDeal: You don’t have to be angry in order to move on.. just have to be done.. Decide what you never want to deal w/again.. then…

Danielle Graham (@d_g_243)
9:56pm PDT - May 19th, 2019

‘Equality Act’ Passed in US House Attempts to Use Federal Civil Rights Law to Eliminate Rights of Christians https://t.co/U1uVKPlsqs

SHNV (@DevilHorseCSA)
9:56pm PDT - May 19th, 2019

RT @justdarell: yo women actually go to work and school with cramps and shit. They can be in a lot of pain but still act normal throughout…

k (@KaaaaylaG)
9:56pm PDT - May 19th, 2019

“we start talking about our wounds more than talking about the fact that at any given moment i might be wounded but i can chose not to act from my wounds”

joan (@itsjoanmarie_)
9:56pm PDT - May 19th, 2019

RT @faiththegemini_: Me: let it go Also me: if bitches wanna act funny we can act hilarious

brit (@briteisenzapf)
9:56pm PDT - May 19th, 2019

RT @faiththegemini_: Me: let it go Also me: if bitches wanna act funny we can act hilarious

yp ❥ (@yabigdope)
9:56pm PDT - May 19th, 2019