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US: Arab states to join air raids on IS group

Officials say several Arab countries have offered to use air forces against the group calling itself the Islamic State.<p>Several Arab countries have offered to launch air attacks on the group calling itself the Islamic State, US officials said, suggesting a widening of Washington's campaign against …

Adventure Vacations for Two

An Unholy Alliance Is Forcing Veterans To Pay For 12 Years Of War

In doing so, it was given aid and comfort by knowledge-starved pundits, axe-grinding editorial boards, and self-anointed armchair analysts everywhere, as it left the military and veteran community standing with their jaws on the ground in despairing disbelief. Exploiting pressure to strike a budget …

Avocado Smoothie

4 Servings<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 small avocado<p>1 cup coconut water, preferably cold-pressed and raw<p>1 teaspoon agave syrup (optional)<p>1 teaspoon fresh lime juice, plus more to taste<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Combine avocado, coconut water, agave, if using, and 1 tsp. lime juice in a blender and puree until …

The 12.9 Litre Weineck Cobra V8

Reading time: about 2 minutes.<p>Cars<br>• Engineering<br>• Luxury<br>• Retro<p>The 12.9 Litre Weineck Cobra is a 780 cubic inch V8 powered Cobra designed by the Germans as …

Never Forget a Face Again!

Three simple ways to remember everyone you meet<p>You're not a bad friend, you're just confused. If you've recently seen a lot of unfamiliar faces—in an airport, for example—you’re less likely to recognize someone you <i>do</i> know, finds a new study from the U.K.<p>As always, you can blame your brain for the …

Are You a Dieting Jerk?

Here’s how to lose your love handles, not your relationship<p>Congratulations! You got rid of your belly. So why isn’t your significant other swooning over your emerging six-pack? Turns out, losing weight may compromise your love life, reveals a new study in the journal <i>Health Communication</i>.<p>Researchers …

How to Travel the World for Free

We know, we know. You can't actually travel the world without paying for something along the way. But we've got a few ideas to help cut down on costs and ensure you'll have a more authentic adventure.<p><i>Photo Courtesy of Dreamstime. Article by Kaeli Conforti of Budget Travel.</i><p>We know, we know. You …

Costa Rica

Troll’s Tongue, Fjord Norway: Is this the sickest view on the planet?

IF YOU’VE EVER seen a picture of the Troll’s Tongue (and if you haven’t, just scroll down), you know the feeling you get looking at some random …

What Makes a Hero?

After 31 days, and 31 inspiring stories, here are a few ideas<p>This summer, <i>Men’s Health</i> editor Andrew Daniels pitched an idea to tell a story a day for a month. The question we asked ourselves: What subject would be complex enough, evocative enough, and interesting enough to keep people engaged for …

Turkey's 'Rockin' Imam' Inspires Youth, Tests Boundaries

At 42, Ahmet Muhsin Tuzer has a modest post as imam in a small mosque in the village of Pinarbasi, near Turkey's Mediterranean coast, where he serves about 15 Sunni Muslim families. It's not the kind of place where you'd expect to find an imam attracting attention across Turkey and beyond.<p>But Tuzer …

Baked Eggs with Mushrooms and Gruyere

<i>Each Thursday, Emily Vikre (a.k.a fiveandspice) will be sharing a new way to love breakfast -- because breakfast isn't just the most important meal of the day. It's also the most awesome.</i><p><i>Today: A breakfast to sustain anyone -- even a new mom.</i><p>Have I mentioned I have a 7-week old baby at home? Since …

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8 Essential Fall Dishes Everyone Should Know How to Make

Turn fall's bounty into ridiculously good dinners and treats with these apple—and pumpkin-centric recipes.<p>A New Way to Think of Butternut Squash<p>A …

'World's Most Traveled' Man, Mike Spencer Bown, Heads Home After 23-Year Journey

Should 44-year-old Mike Spencer Bown ever find himself portrayed in pop culture, the best analogue would likely be Dos Equis' (fictional) beer endorser, the "Most Interesting Man in the World."<p>His promo would read something like this: "He invented the term 'Wanderlust;' His Facebook profile reads …

Fall Desserts Recipes | Slideshow

Infused with spice, suffused with booze, and wrapped oh so neatly, this last course makes quite the lovely gift for guests to unwrap.<p>We'd be happy to …

Roasted Apple Butter

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Carey Nershi from Reclaiming Provincial makes butter from whole apples -- peels, cores, and all.</i><p>Apples are the harbingers of fall in many places, …

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The History of Happy Hour

<i>In Food History 101, we're hitting the books -- to explore the who, what, when, where, and why of what we eat today.</i><p><i>Today: It's Friday -- head into happy hour with some new cocktail conversation.</i><p>The next time you grab cheap drinks and snacks at 5 o'clock with some friends, you may want to consider …

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Northern Spy's Celery Tonic Recipe

A light celery-based cocktail inspired by the gin and tonic, from Chris Ronis of Manhattan's Northern Spy. It's refreshing, bitter, and just a little tart.<p><b>Read more: Your New Favorite Brunch Drink: How to Make Northern Spy's Celery Tonic at Home</b><p>Ingredients18 ounces Cocchi Aperitivo Americano …

Gluten Free Vegan Spiced Pumpkin Oat Cookies

http://schneiderchen.de | © 2013 | http://angiesrecipes.blogspot.com<p>Soft, chewy and full of holiday flavours, these wholesome pumpkin cookies are the …

Gluten-Free Baked Pumpkin Doughnuts Recipe

<b>Note:</b> If you don't own a doughnut pan, use a muffin pan for this recipe. The result gives you muffin-doughnuts, which don't taste quite the same but are very good.<p>Recipe adapted from King Arthur Flour. <b><br>About the author:</b> Elizabeth Barbone of GlutenFreeBaking.com joins us every Tuesday with a new …

Apple-Cinnamon Grilled Cheese Sandwiches

When I was a little girl, one of our regular breakfast meals was “Cheese Toast.” It was an open-faced toasted bread slice, with melted cheddar cheese …

100 Wonderful Ways To Live To 100

Want to add more and better years to your life? Now is the time.<p>We're living longer than ever: The average American that was born in 2013 will be alive nearly four years longer than someone born 20 years ago. But until recently, it wasn't clear if the years we've added to our lives were <i>good-quality</i> …

9 Activities You Must Do On Your Next Bermuda Getaway

About 640 miles off the coast of North Carolina, Bermuda sits in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean and is actually closer to New York than it is to Miami. (It's a quick two-hour flight from New York City and a three-hour flight from Miami.)<p>And sure, there's golf, tennis, diving, and shopping to keep …

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Top 5 alternative New Zealand road trips

<i>Who can resist the urge to hit the open (and almost empty) road in New Zealand? Certainly not us...but don't forget that the country has urban adventures aplenty, too. Check out our selection of lesser known (but no less wonderful) road trips, then head over to BBC Travel to find out about the</i> …

The book that made me quit my job

A couple years ago, I sat on a plane. I was returning home to DC after visiting my family in Utah, and the prospect of going back to work made me …

Scotland’s Western Isles

TravelDigital Nomad<p>I am always drawn to islands—the more windswept and remote, the better.<p>Thus I always dreamt of visiting <i>Na h-Eileanan Siar,</i> or the Western Isles of Scotland (also known as the Outer Hebrides). Thanks to travel brochures and back issues of our very own <i>National Geographic</i>, I …

What to Eat, Drink and Discover in Penang

Have you heard of Penang? If so, it's probably because you're a foodie. Often referred to as the "Food Paradise of Asia," Penang does offer amazing eats, but it also plays host to a number of other delicious experiences.<p>Have you heard of Penang? If so, it's probably because you're a foodie. Often …

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Discovering Dominica: Jungle of the Windies

<i>Explore the West Indies' nature island and discover spectacular waterfalls, underwater volcanoes and the people who beat Columbus there by millennia...</i><p>Dominica's unspoiled coastlines make for perfect dive sites<p>Landing at Dominica's Melville Hall international airport in a 50-seat twin-prop plane, …

The 10 best treks in the world

These 10 classic treks are for serious walkers. All of them require a sturdy pair of lungs, fit legs and a good amount of preparation. However, if you choose to go on any of these trails then you will be rewarded with experiences that last a lifetime. In no particular order:<p>1. GR20, France<p><i>Image by</i> …