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Who Shot Bin Laden? A Tale of Two SEALs

Two different alumni of SEAL Team Six, the secretive group of highly trained warriors that killed Osama bin Laden three years ago, have been profiting off their role in the terror leader’s death since leaving the military.<p>Former Team Six member Matt Bissonnette, who wrote a bestseller under a …

National Security

Facebook details big uptick in government data requests

Facebook has released its third report on government data requests, and in it we see a substantial uptick in requests during the first half of this …

What Are the Most Unexpected Brewery Cities in the U.S.?

<i>A:</i><p>Portland, Denver, San Francisco, Seattle, and Milwaukee might be the U.S.’s most widely acknowledged beer cities, but don’t discount the underdogs. Here are five unexpected brewery towns worth rooting for.<p>Albuquerque, New Mexico<p>Marble Brewery (Alejandro de la Cruz/Flickr)<p>With two dozen breweries …

New Mexico

Antarctic Islands Now on Google Street View

Digital adventurers around the globe can now view remote islands made famous by British explorer Earnest Shackleton’s legendary survival epic in the Antarctic, 100 years after the voyage began.<p>In early 1915, a year after the launch of Shackleton’s Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition, his ship, the</i> …

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The wooden stick that makes cheap whisky taste expensive

A company from Oregon has produced an oak stick which it claims mimics the ageing process to give inexpensive whisky the complex flavours of premium bottles<p>What makes a really good whisky? According to the World Whisky Bible, the 2015 edition of which was published this week, the simple answer to …

Remembering the real Winnie-the-Pooh

On Aug. 23, 1914, a veterinarian named Harry Colebourn left his adopted hometown of Winnipeg to go to war. The next day, he noted in his diary, he "Bought Bear $20" from a trapper in White River, Ont., proving animal ownership laws were somewhat more relaxed 100 years ago. Winnie, as Colebourn …