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Hulu orders series on Kennedy killing based on Stephen King novel

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Television streaming company Hulu said on Monday it ordered an original series about the assassination of President John F. Kennedy called “11/22/63,” based on the 2011 novel of the same name by best-selling author Stephen King. … Continue reading

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‘Theory of Everything,’ a film study of Stephen Hawking’s universe

TORONTO (Reuters) – Actor Eddie Redmayne spent seven months working with a choreographer to prepare for the biggest role of his career, ironically a man whose body is reduced by disease to miniscule movement in his hand and face. Reuters: … Continue reading

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Stephen Hawking: God particle could wipe out the universe

In a preface to new book, the famed physicist fears the Higgs Boson becoming unstable and causing a "catastrophic vacuum decay." But how likely is that really?> Tech News Headlines – Yahoo News

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Stephen Sotloff murder: operation to rescue British hostage considered – Telegraph.co.uk

ABC News Stephen Sotloff murder: operation to rescue British hostage consideredTelegraph.co.ukThe Foreign Secretary has raised the prospect of special forces mounting an operation to rescue a British hostage whose life is in the hands of Islamist terrorists. The British government … Continue reading

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Black holes should be redefined, says Stephen Hawking in new paper

Black holes don't actually exist in the way we traditionally think of them, renowned physicist Stephen Hawking has proposed in a short but potentially revolutionary paper. Classical theory holds that no energy or information can ever escape a black hole, … Continue reading

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Stephen Elop’s rise to Microsoft CEO seen as ‘less likely’

Microsoft appears to be narrowing its CEO search even further. The software maker previously reportedly shortlisted Ford CEO Alan Mulally, former Nokia CEO Stephen Elop, Microsoft cloud boss Satya Nadella, and former Skype president Tony Bates. Bloomberg News now reports that Microsoft’s … Continue reading

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A Minute With: Stephen Merchant on dreaming and despairing in L.A

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Stephen Merchant, the gangly and bespectacled comedian best known for creating with Ricky Gervais the British and U.S. TV sitcoms “The Office,” steps in front of the camera with his warped sense of reality in the … Continue reading

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The pros and cons of making Stephen Elop Microsoft’s next CEO

Microsoft insiders may deny that former Nokia boss Stephen Elop is on the fast track to become the company’s next CEO, but there’s no doubt that he’s at least a leading candidate for the job. Bloomberg Businessweek has written up … Continue reading

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Actor Stephen Fry reveals suicide attempt last year

(Reuters) – British actor Stephen Fry attempted suicide last year, he said during a podcast interview on Wednesday in which he talked openly about his ongoing battle with mental illness. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Stephen Hawking: Furore deepens over Israel boycott – The Guardian

The Guardian Stephen Hawking: Furore deepens over Israel boycottThe GuardianThe celebrated physicist Stephen Hawking became embroiled in a deepening furore today over his decision to boycott a prestigious conference in Israel in protest over the state's occupation of Palestine. Hawking, … Continue reading

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