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New gender options for Facebook users – Washington Post

Washington PostMENLO PARK, Calif. — With a click of a cursor, Jay Brown in Cheverly, Md., went from Male to Trans Male. A few states away, Debon Garrigues of Asheville, N.C., switched from Male to Neutral. In San Francisco, Marilyn Roxie, formerly Female, chose three: …Facebook un-blurs identities with 50-plus new gender optionsRegisterFacebook gender identitiesThe […]

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Status update: 10 years in, Facebook still a force – USA TODAY

USA TODAYMENLO PARK, Calif. – Facebook on Tuesday celebrates 10 years since Mark Zuckerberg’s Harvard dorm room launch of the social network, a business now worth more than corporate centenarians General Motors and Ford Motor combined.Facebook Is More Addictive and Widely Used Than EverReutersPlease de-friend your ex: How people are using FacebookCNETTen Years In, These […]

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Stars share tips for coping at the Sundance Festival – USA TODAY

USA TODAYPARK CITY, Utah — How does one survive the Sundance Film Festival? Just ask the stars who’ve been hopping from post-show Q&As to cocktail parties where schmoozing leads to brisk sales. USA TODAY’s Andrea Mandell gets some of the week’s top talent …Stars share thoughts on Sundance, staying warmSan Francisco ChronicleTHEATER THURSDAY: Glenn Close […]

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This year, Sundance films take family to a new level – USA TODAY

USA TODAYPARK CITY, Utah — Family ties loom large at this year’s Sundance Film Festival. Not only are filmmakers making movies about their parents and grandparents — like Remembering the Artist: Robert De Niro Sr. and The Battered Bastards of Baseball — but …Robert De Niro honors father in documentaryInside Bay AreaIndian police seeking information […]

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Sundance: Zach Braff’s ‘Wish I Was Here’ Scores Deal at Focus Features … – Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood ReporterPARK CITY — Wish I Was Here, actor-director Zach Braff’s Kickstarter-funded follow-up to his 2004 directorial debut Garden State, has closed a deal to be acquired by Focus Features, according to sources. our editor recommends. Wish I Was Here: Sundance …Harry Styles Hits The Red Carpet At Sundance Film Festival For Zach Braff’s …Contactmusic.comThe […]

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Sundance premiere ‘Camp X-Ray’ explores Gitmo life – Washington Post

Washington PostPARK CITY, Utah — Kristen Stewart takes a lot of abuse in her latest film, a gritty drama about detainees at Guantanamo Bay. “Camp X-Ray,” which premiered Friday at the Sundance Film Festival to boisterous applause, features Stewart as Amy Cole, a guard …Sundance premiere ‘Camp X-Ray’ uncovers Gitmo lifeSan Francisco ChronicleKristen Stewart Becomes […]

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Redford not upset over Oscar snub, focused on Sundance – USA TODAY

USA TODAYPARK CITY, Utah — Robert Redford is far more excited about the beginning of the 30th Sundance Film Festival than concerned about his Oscar snub for All Is Lost. The 77-year-old actor-director-producer discussed the Academy Award nominations Thursday …2014 Oscar nominations: What are the biggest surprises? — VIDEOEntertainment WeeklySundance Film Festival 2014: This year’s […]

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Bill Belichick blames injuries on NFL offseason workout limits – USA TODAY

USA TODAYORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Patriots coach Bill Belichick is blaming recently instituted NFL rules shortening offseason practice time for what he claims to be an increasing number of player injuries. “I’m in favor of total preparation for the players for the …Patriots notebook: New England can clinch a bye with winNorwich BulletinThrough setbacks, […]

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Bills’ Marrone backs off on QB Manuel’s status – Washington Post

Washington PostORCHARD PARK, N.Y. — Buffalo Bills coach Doug Marrone is sounding less confident about rookie quarterback EJ Manuel’s chances of starting in the season finale at New England this weekend. Marrone sidestepped questions Monday about Manuel’s …EJ Manuel: EJ Manuel may miss Week 17Rotoworld.comDoug Marrone hedges his bet on EJ Manuel starting season finaleBuffalo […]

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Officials: 20 whales spotted closer to shore – Houston Chronicle

Houston ChronicleEVERGLADES NATIONAL PARK, Fla. (AP) — Wildlife officials say 20 whales believed to be part of a pod found stranded in the Everglades this week were spotted Friday afternoon moving closer toward shore, a sign they may be reversing their earlier, …Fate of stranded Florida whales unclearAFPTrapped Florida whales have disappeared, may be free […]

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10 whales dead, dozens stranded in Everglades – Washington Post

Washington PostEVERGLADES NATIONAL PARK, Fla. — Wildlife workers in boats struggled unsuccessfully Wednesday to coax nearly four dozen pilot whales out of dangerous shallow waters in Florida’s Everglades National Park, hoping to spare them the fate of 10 others …Survival ‘expectation low’ for pilot whales stranded in Florida’s Everglades parkCNNDozens of whales stranded off Everglades […]