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7-Alarm Fire Engulfs Brooklyn NYC Warehouse

Jan 31, 2015

RT @TIME: Firefighters tackle enormous blaze in the freezing cold in Brooklyn ti.me/18DRCit

Jan 31, 2015

RT @jonwoods: NYC Firefighters battle a massive fire in the freezing cold. Solid frame by Justin Lane/EPA ti.me/1BGwyyA pic.twitter.com/MTJXyC8FA2

Jan 31, 2015

RT @jonwoods: NYC Firefighters battle a massive fire in the freezing cold. Solid frame by Justin Lane/EPA ti.me/1BGwyyA pic.twitter.com/MTJXyC8FA2

Jan 31, 2015

NYC Firefighters battle a massive fire in the freezing cold. Solid frame by Justin Lane/EPA ti.me/1BGwyyA pic.twitter.com/MTJXyC8FA2

Jan 31, 2015

Williamsburg is so hot right now — well, one particular part of it anyway ti.me/1yZgT06

The Story Behind the Photo of Shaimaa al-Sabbagh's Dying Moments

time.com — In the week since her death, Shaimaa al-Sabbagh has become a symbol against Egypt's military rule. The leading member of the Socialist Popular Alliance Party died on Jan. 24 after suffering shotgun pellet injuries while peacefully marching to commemorate the hundreds of demonstrators killed during the Arab Spring uprising of 2011.a Egyptian photographer Islam Osama, 23, captured her dying moments.
Feb 01, 2015

RT @katz: Behind the photo of Shaimaa al-Sabbagh’s dying moments, by @olivierclaurent & @jmalsin: ti.me/1uJGrsN http://t.co/C8PVKM…

Jan 31, 2015

RT @mosaaberizing: The story behind Islam Osama's powerful image of of Shaimaa al-Sabbagh’s dying moment ti.me/1uJtdMR pic.twitter.com/qzUSMJGIRC

Jan 31, 2015

RT @mosaaberizing: The story behind Islam Osama's powerful image of of Shaimaa al-Sabbagh’s dying moment ti.me/1uJtdMR pic.twitter.com/qzUSMJGIRC

Jan 31, 2015

RT @mosaaberizing: The story behind Islam Osama's powerful image of of Shaimaa al-Sabbagh’s dying moment ti.me/1uJtdMR pic.twitter.com/qzUSMJGIRC

Jan 31, 2015

RT @mosaaberizing: The story behind Islam Osama's powerful image of of Shaimaa al-Sabbagh’s dying moment ti.me/1uJtdMR pic.twitter.com/qzUSMJGIRC

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The Top 10 Everything of 2008

content.time.com — A yearbook of all the top events you've been talking about Opening the week after Iron Man, the Wachowski brothers' race-car movie flopped at the box office. What can we say? Not every avant-garde FX masterpiece receives instant audience validation.

Can Taylor Swift Really Trademark "This Sick Beat"? Yes, and Here's Why

time.com — The internet almost exploded Thursday over news that pop star (and freshly minted New Yorker) Taylor Swift has trademarked the phrases "This Sick Beat," "Nice to Meet You. Where You Been?," and "Party Like It's 1989," among others. Actually, that's not quite true.
Jan 31, 2015

RT @dianeharris: Can T-Swift really trademark This Sick Beat? Yes, here's why. money.us/1ESeQfa Good one @JakeD but now I can't Shake It Off. Damn.

Jan 31, 2015

RT @dianeharris: Can T-Swift really trademark This Sick Beat? Yes, here's why. money.us/1ESeQfa Good one @JakeD but now I can't Shake It Off. Damn.

Man Arrested in Connection with Gruesome San Francisco Dismemberment

Jan 31, 2015

RT @TIME: San Francisco man arrested in connection with headless torso discovery ti.me/1vmc0Pz

Thousands of Cable Customers Are Cutting the Cord. You Can Too

time.com — Though Time Warner and other cable companies aren't dead, more and more viewers are getting their TV from alternate sources.

Richard Sherman and Marshawn Lynch Press Conference

time.com — The least and most reticent of football stars, Marshawn Lynch and Richard Sherman, share the stage in this Key & Peele Super Bowl skit. You won't come away knowing any more about the big game, but you might get a new perspective on the Academy Award-nominted movie Selma - and a mean hankeri...
Jan 31, 2015

Key & Peele channel Richard Sherman and Marshawn Lynch in Super Bowl sketch ti.me/1Ac7UKY via @TIME

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ISIS Admits Defeat in Syrian Border Town of Kobani

time.com — The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has acknowledged for the first time that its fighters have been defeated in the Syrian town of Kobani and vowed to attack the town again. In a video released by the pro-ISIS Aamaq News Agency late Friday, two fighters said the airstrikes by the U.S.-led coalition were the main reason why ISIS fighters were forced to withdraw from Kobani.
Jan 31, 2015

Good news: Islamic State admits defeat in Kobani. Bad news: It took this long. #Syria #ISIS time.com/3691108/isis-s…

How a Digital Pigskin Could Have Saved Us From Deflategate

time.com — Pick up a football and run your fingers over the pebbled texture. Hold the ball back and notice the shape of the ball and see how it invites your hand to wrap its fingers around it. We call it a "pigskin," but the football's cover says cowhide.

White House Urges Measles Vaccinations As Numbers of Sick Passes 100

time.com — The White House said on Friday that parents should be "listening to our public health officials," who urge vaccinations against measles, as it emerged the disease has now infected more than 100 people in the U.S.
Jan 31, 2015

RT @TIME: White House urges measles vaccinations as number of infected passes 100 ti.me/1CLQYu9

Mitt Romney Decides Not to Run For President in 2016

time.com — Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney will tell donors and supporters Friday he will not run for president, just three weeks after upending the GOP field by suggesting he was seriously considering a third bid for the White House.

Wrestler Mick Foley Disqualified

time.com — If you're unfamiliar, the Wing Bowl is a beautiful event held in Philadelphia each year - and by "beautiful event" we really mean "grotesque carnival of human gluttony." One participant in the annual chicken wing eating contest, retired wrestler Mick Foley, could not handle the pressure and was disqualified after he was found stuffing uneaten wings into his fanny pack, the Associated Press reports.
Jan 30, 2015

RT @TIME: Man kicked out of eating contest for hiding chicken wings in fanny pack ti.me/1tGZbOF

Jan 30, 2015

RT @meg_wagner: Because, America. — Wrestler kicked out of eating contest for hiding chicken wings in his fanny pack ti.me/1yfR5sN via @TIME

Jan 30, 2015

Because, America. — Wrestler kicked out of eating contest for hiding chicken wings in his fanny pack ti.me/1yfR5sN via @TIME

Jan 30, 2015

RT @ryanbeckwith: Retired pro wrestler kicked out of eating contest for hiding chicken wings in a fanny pack. ti.me/1Dor0vf pic.twitter.com/M9pRHBKx3z

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Rare and Classic Photos of the Filmmaker at Home in 1967

time.com — When LIFE magazine profiled Woody Allen (born Allan Stewart Konigsberg) in April 1967, the 31-year-old writer, actor, director and hugely popular stand-up comedian was already a formidable - if utterly insecure and neurotic - creative force.
Jan 31, 2015

RT @LIFE: Woody Allen, pictured at the age of 31 in his Manhattan home. Photo: Arthur Schatz ti.me/1Dd8W6O pic.twitter.com/twA5yPLTC7

Podemos Rally in Madrid Attracts Thousands

time.com — Hundreds of thousands of people marched through Madrid on Saturday in a show of strength by a fledgling radical leftist party, which hopes to emulate the success of Greece's Syriza party in the Spanish general election later this year.

How Winning and Losing Affects Sex and Porn

time.com — Marina Adshade is a professor of economics at the Vancouver School of Economics a the University of British Columbia and the author of "Dollars and Sex: How Economics Influences Sex and Love." David Berri is a professor of economics at Southern Utah University. He is the lead author of "The Wages of Wins" and "Stumbling on Wins."
Jan 31, 2015

Who wins and who loses may determine what Seattle and Boston fans are searching for online tonight: ti.me/1LvaPBZ via @TIMEIdeas

Watch The Super Bowl Ads Before Sunday's Game

time.com — The Super Bowl might not be until Sunday, but you don't have to wait to watch one of the most enjoyable part of the event, a.k.a. the ads. Companies including Budweiser and T-Mobile have released their spots ahead of the game-and whether they star adorable puppies or Kim Kardashian, they are pretty entertaining.
Jan 31, 2015

For those of us who don't even want to bother with the rest of it—Watch the best Super Bowl ads now ti.me/1CTtcNd by @LauraStampler

Campus Sexual Assault and College Athletes

time.com — Abdul-Jabbar is a six-time NBA champion and league Most Valuable Player. He is also a celebrated author, filmmaker and education ambassador. Imagine a neighborhood where dozens of women were violently assaulted on a continuing basis. And that the local police chose not to bother investigating 40 percent of assault victims' complaints.
Jan 30, 2015

RT @TIME: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: Colleges need to stop protecting sexual predators ti.me/1vhTQyk

Jan 30, 2015

@kaj33 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: "Colleges need to stop protecting sexual predators." ti.me/1tED0bS via @TIMEIdeas

Jan 30, 2015

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: "Colleges need to stop protecting sexual predators." ti.me/1tED0bS via @TIMEIdeas

FCC's Broadband Redefinition Weakens Comcast-TWC's Merger Case

time.com — The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) made a formal announcement this week confirming what all of us already knew to be true: that piddling download speeds of 4 mega-bit-per-second (Mbps) shouldn't count as broadband. (I mean, come on: it's not even enough to stream a single episode of Peaky Blinders on Netflix.)
Jan 30, 2015

FCC's broadband redefinition weakens Comcast-TWC's merger case ti.me/1Cjm51y via @TIMEPolitics

Jan 30, 2015

Good breakdown: "FCC's broadband redefinition weakens Comcast-TWC's merger case" ti.me/1Cjm51y via @TIMEPolitics

Jan 30, 2015

FCC's broadband redefinition weakens Comcast-TWC's merger case ti.me/1Cjm51y

Jan 30, 2015

RT @haleybureau: The FCC's new definition of "broadband" could change everything for Comcast. ti.me/1A6ZbcV

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