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11 Surprising Locations That Played a Key Role in the Revolution

From the Boston Massacre to the Boston Tea Party, the Massachusetts capital’s effect on the American Revolutionary War is widely documented. But, …

George Washington

Flying car approaches liftoff as most advanced prototype yet is unveiled

Creators say AeroMobil’s Flying Roadster 3.0 could become regular mode of transport for commuters<p>With its sportscar cockpit and dragonfly wings that fold in neatly behind the cabin, it looks like something straight out of the Batcave or Q’s secret laboratory. But the creators of AeroMobil’s Flying …

Fear Canada

The real terrorist threat next door.<p>To hear Congress tell it, there are hordes of hardened jihadist fighters waiting just over the Mexican border to launch suicide attacks on unsuspecting Americans. Texas Rep. Louis Gohmert has even warned of al Qaeda training camps in Mexico, run in conjunction …

Topless against Putin: Femen activists protest in Italy ahead of Russia-Ukraine talks

UFOs spotted floating over Breckenridge

Alex Jones: Obama will unleash ISIS terrorists on U.S. so he can confiscate our guns!

The professional conspiracy theorist and pal of the Pauls sees yet another nefarious plot<p>Luke Brinker<p>September 30, 2014 12:31pm (UTC)<p>While commentators and policymakers debate the wisdom of the Obama administration’s air war against the Islamic State (ISIS), professional conspiracy theorist and …

House approves Obama's plan to help Syrian rebels fight Islamic State

The House on Wednesday approved President<p>Obama<p>'s plan to arm Syrian rebels in the fight against<p>Islamic State<p>militants, giving the administration a much-needed endorsement of its strategy to defeat the extremist group.<p>But though the<p>Senatewas expected to give its approval Thursday, deep personal and …

Middle East

Iran Might Be More Worried About The US Military in Iraq Than It Is About ISIS

American policymakers have echoed the skepticism of their Iranian counterparts. Although Secretary of State John Kerry said he was open to talks with Iran on the ISIS issue, State Department spokesperson Marie Harf clarified that the US is "not going to be coordinating with Iran" in its efforts …

Obama's Emotional Reaction to ISIS

The strategic folly of the president's military campaign in Iraq and Syria<p><i>Updated 9:30 p.m.</i><p>President Obama’s speech to the nation on Wednesday night delivered a simple, clear, and forceful message: “Don’t blame me.”<p>The top foreign-policy priority of the president’s first term was to end the U.S. …

The 10 most inhumane laws courtesy of Southern Republicans

“Southern hospitality” takes on a whole new meaning when it comes to lawmakers in Mississippi and Texas<p>The extreme right has been in a state of maximum anxiety during the Barack Obama era. Between growing acceptance for same-sex marriage, the implementation of the Affordable Care Act of 2010, …

Afghanistan: The Long Withdrawal

Five years ago, the war in Afghanistan began to escalate drastically. Troop surges soon pushed the number of NATO troops up to more than 140,000, and the levels of violence grew to match the surge. At the time, I felt the conflict was being under-reported relative to other international stories, …

As The US Strikes At ISIS, Here's A Look At What The Jihadists Have In Their Arsenal

The Al Qaeda splinter group has massacred members of Iraq's Yazidi religious minority and broadcast the murder of an American journalist on YouTube.<p>Now the target of a sustained campaign of American airstrikes, ISIS has previously declared the establishment of a caliphate and changed its name to …

Bill Gates joins tech titans in fight against the National Rifle Association

Bill Gates is opening up his considerable piggy bank in Silicon Valley’s fight against the National Rifle Association. The Microsoft billionaire donated $1 million to Initiative 594, which will require criminal background checks for firearm sales.<p>Gates joins a long line of high-profile activists in …

America's Top Military Officer Explained The Big ISIS Problem In One Sentence

Gen. Martin Dempsey, America's top military officer, told a press briefing this week that the mere existence of ISIS is clearly a problem that had to be addressed.<p>The question now is how.<p>Demspey noted that destroying ISIS will require "the application of all of the tools of [U.S.] national power — …

Ride along with Monster Tajima up Pikes Peak

His 2014 run wasn't enough to top the Mitsubishis, but it was still impressive.<p>This is Monster Tajima tackling the 2014 Pikes Peak International Hillclimb in his Monster Sport Erunner. Start the morning right by watching a master at work.<p>This run wasn't enough to set a record, or top the extremely …

18 Signs You're With The One You Should Marry

From the editors of Cosmopolitan.com, how to know if he's the one.<p><b>1) He always brags about you.</b> If you get a promotion at work or even just win concert tickets, he can't resist telling everyone you hang out with before you even think to mention it. Because he's your biggest fan (arguably next to …

How I Balance Drinking & Exercise

Photographed By Rockie Nolan.<p>I’ve never been a huge drinker. While I enjoy a glass or two of wine with dinner, a beer at happy hour with friends, or …

10 Best Honeymoon Destinations

The top ten travel destinations across the world for post-wedding bliss<p>From Bali to the Amalfi Coast, these are the top ten honeymoon destinations across the world guaranteed to bring you post-wedding bliss.<p>Courtesy