Ruth Bader Ginsburg undergoes coronary heart surgical procedure, ‘expects to be on the bench Monday’


Supreme Courtroom Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg had a coronary heart stent implanted Wednesday to clear a blocked coronary artery however was anticipated to be again at work for the beginning of subsequent week, courtroom officers stated.

The eighty one-yr-previous justice had the process at MedStar Washington Hospital Middle after the blockage to her proper coronary artery was found, courtroom spokeswoman Kathy Arberg stated.

Arberg stated Ginsburg had some discomfort Tuesday night time throughout routine train on the courtroom together with her private coach and was taken to the hospital by ambulance at about 10 p.m. The justice is predicted to go away the hospital inside the subsequent forty eight hours. Read more...

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British commuters given leaflets warning of terrorist assaults


LONDON — Commuters throughout the UK are being handed leaflets by police warning them that if a terrorist assault occurs, they need to run, disguise and inform

Launched by British Transport Police (BTP), the leaflets give recommendation on firearms and weapons assaults, just like the 2008 assault in Mumbai through which 257 individuals have been killed and seven hundred injured

"In case you hear gunfire or a weapons assault, depart the areas safely in case you can. If this places you in higher hazard, discover a protected place to take cowl," one of many leaflets says.

This leaflet is being handed out at transport hubs throughout the nation asking individuals to report suspicious exercise

— Journey Tom (@thetomstokes) November 26, 2014

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Tumblr and Pinterest now quickest-rising social platforms


Earlier this yr, Instagram was main the pack because the quickest-rising social platform. Now, it is Tumblr and Pinterest, which have edged out the image-sharing app for biggest improve in lively customers.

Tumblr's lively customers grew by one hundred twenty% within the final six months, based on new stats launched by the Global Web Index first noticed by TechCrunch on Tuesday. In the meantime, Fb's lively customers grew by simply 2%.

Pinterest is available in behind Tumblr with a 111% progress in lively customers, who're customers that say they've truly used the location with some regularity. Earlier this yr when GWI launched numbers, Instagram was on prime however has dropped to 3rd place. Of the highest eight, in truth, Fb is in final place, behind LinkedIn, Twitter, YouTube and Google+. Read more...

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Firefox Redesigns Its Search Interface Forward Of Yahoo Change

title Final week we discovered that Mozilla had made a pact with Yahoo to modify Firefox’s the default search engine in to a but-to-be launched new model of Yahoo’s Bing-powered search expertise. At the moment, we already famous how straightforward it's to modify between serps in Firefox and now the group is making it even simpler with the launch of a brand new search expertise within the… Read More

FTC orders Sony to refund PS Vita early adopters after deceptive advertisements


Sony shall be pressured to supply partial refunds to clients who bought the PlayStation Vita within the first half of 2012, after the Federal Commerce Fee dominated its promoting practices on the handheld's launch have been misleading.

Early Vita advertisements claimed the hand-held was capable of remotely stream PlayStation three video games, resume video games began on the house console and permit customers to play on-line with different house owners. The FTC stated Sony referred to as this "recreation-altering" know-how, however that it was truly severely restricted to some collaborating video games.

The FTC ruling, which was introduced Tuesday, requires Sony to offer $25 in money or a $50 recreation voucher to anybody who bought a PlayStation Vita in america earlier than June 1, 2012. The Vita went on sale in February of that yr. Read more...

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Ferguson capturing eyewitness accounts: 5 questions they answered


After poring over evidence, listening to eyewitness testimonies for months, 12 jurors deliberated for 2 days earlier than voting to not indict Ferguson officer Darren Wilson for capturing Michael Brown.

Prosecutor Robert McCulloch launched the proof that was introduced to the grand jury, together with greater than 20 eyewitness accounts of the capturing. Did Michael Brown have his arms up? Was officer Darren Wilson capturing whereas Brown ran away? We went via 19 eyewitness statements. This is what these eyewitnesses needed to say

1. The place was Brown in relation to the police automotive?

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Proportion is predicated on the responses from six eyewitness accounts. The opposite eyewitnesses both did not see this specific occasion or they have been not sure of their reply. These statements weren't included. Read more...

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15 Grumpy Cat-impressed scowls … as a result of the vacations are the worst


Grumpy Cat's Worst Christmas Ever premieres on Lifetime Nov. 29, so we partnered with Lifetime for this week’s photo challenge, and requested you to ship your greatest Grumpy Cat face (or your pet’s, member of the family’s or good friend’s)

Your submissions didn't disappoint; catch all of the despair in our photograph roundup of probably the most spectacular scowls

Congratulations to @thenotoriouscat, whose profitable pair of frowns was chosen to be featured on Grumpy Cat's very personal Twitter account:

The frowns have been counted..
The winner of the #LifetimeWorstChallengeEver on @mashable is

— Grumpy Cat (@RealGrumpyCat) November 26, 2014

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Overlook the turkey, ManServants is providing beefcake this vacation season


How about an adoring and lovely, impeccably mannered, nattily dressed man among the many vacation presents this yr, Kringle? Fairly please?

That’s a tall order even for Santa, so the founders of lease-a-hunk startup ManServants is choosing up the slack. The company has launched two digital merchandise that may make their good-looking secure of gents obtainable by way of Instagram and video messaging to anybody on the earth.

So write that want listing, girlfriend, and chances are you'll find yourself with a customized ManGram or an #InstaLover to brighten your season.

“This makes our service extra extensively accessible,” stated Josephine Wai Lin, one of many founders and a former promoting copywriter. “We’re kicking it off now in time for the vacations, however we’ll probably maintain these packages going yr-spherical.” Read more...

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Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade via the years


Earlier than People dive head-first into their turkey dinners, all TVs shall be tuned to the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. Or, for these fortunate sufficient to be in Manhattan to see it in individual, you'll as soon as once more see Snoopy, Kermit, Garfield and their greatest balloon associates making their method down Sixth Avenue

Since 1924, Macy's has kicked off the present-giving season by presenting New York with the nation's most beloved parade. Final yr's parade included greater than 50 giant novelty balloons that required greater than 30 handlers every, in accordance with NBC. There have been additionally 30 floats and greater than eight,000 members Read more...

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