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Learn to Tie the Versatile "Handcuff Knot" With This Instructional Video

If you’re ever in the unfortunate position of needing to restrain someone, the “handcuff knot” does exactly what it sounds like. This versatile knot …

LAPD report: Woman fatally shot last week had moved toward officer with knife

A woman who was fatally shot by Los Angeles police in a Baldwin Hills alley a week ago was killed after she moved toward an officer while holding a knife, according to an internal LAPD report reviewed by The Times.<p>The report's account differs sharply from one provided by a woman who told The Times …

IKamper Hardtop One tent expands for roomy car-top camping

Vehicle roof tents had a strong showing at this year's Outdoor Retailer Summer Market. A few of them even made a long, overseas journey to be there. …

US navy seizes submarine with seven tonnes of cocaine on board

The vessel was intercepted off the coast of El Salvador and four suspected smugglers taken into custody<p>US authorities have seized a submarine-like vessel loaded with more than eight tonnes of cocaine off the coast of El Salvador.<p>US Navy, Customs and Border Protection and Coast Guard personnel took …

El Salvador

10 Fascinating Facts About Ravens

Edgar Allan Poe knew what he was doing when he used the raven instead of some other bird to croak out “nevermore” in his famous poem. The raven has …

Birds

Knockout Game: Navy Veteran Attacked In San Diego [Video]

A U.S. Navy veteran appears to have been the victim of the so-called knockout game in the San Diego area.<p>The brutal attack was caught on surveillance …

Adobe's Creative Cloud mobile apps: What you need to know (pictures)

Top 7 Aquaponics Fish Species For Your Home System

When you’re deciding what fish to use for your aquaponics system, you must take into consideration whether you’re raising the fish to be eaten or …

Some people in Texas think the government is secretly planning a giant military coup to invade the state

Concerns over the theory — which has no apparent basis in reality — are boiling over in Texas, where many people fear that the government will soon start rounding up political dissidents and detaining them in shuttered Wal-Mart stores, Matt Viser at The Boston Globe reports.<p>Jade Helm is a real …

Wal-Mart Stores

Hawaii Drone Operator Chased Down And Tased By Park Security For Filming Volcano

A Hawaii drone operator was chased down and tased by a National Park security over a disagreement about his right to fly a three-inch drone there, …

Steelers' William Gay on Losing His Mother to Domestic Violence: 'I Started Seeing Evil'

When Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback William Gay was 7-years-old, his world came crashing down around him when his beloved mother was fatally shot by …

19 Times Joseline Hernandez Said What You Were Secretly Thinking

"Get with the winning team, ho."

Rap & Hip-Hop

Assad’s hold on power looks shakier than ever as rebels advance in Syria

By Liz Sly<p>Liz Sly<p>Beirut bureau chief, covering Lebanon, Syria and the wider region<p>Email Bio Follow<p>BEIRUT — A surge of rebel gains in Syria is overturning long-held assumptions about the durability of President Bashar al-Assad’s regime, which now appears in greater peril than at any time in the past …

Middle East

American Outcasts: US Prisons And Modern Day Banishment

In 1986, Patty Prewitt was sent to prison for the murder of her husband. In addition to maintaining her innocence, she, like many others her age, has …

Stop Telling Me I'm Old

Standing at Macy's jewelry counter, I was having a difficult time making a decision. A saleswoman, recognizing the look of confusion on my face, asked if I needed assistance.<p>"I'd like to buy a gift for a special friend," I said, as I surveyed the enticing array of gold bangles, brooches and earring.<p>…

Imgur releases iPhone app to browse their image collection

Viral image website Imgur recently released its second attempt at an iOS app. You may recall Imgur producing, and then removing, its first shot at an …

39 Commonly Misused Words and How to Use Them Correctly

Where the mechanics of writing are concerned, I’m far from perfect. One example: I always struggle with <i>who</i> and <i>whom.</i> (Sometimes I’ll even rewrite a …

7 Tips for Successfully Completing Boot Camp, or Any Intense Training Experience | The Art of Manliness

Picture yourself.<p>You’re 18-years-old. It’s Monday morning, December 8, 1941, the day after Japan attacked Pearl Harbor, and you’re furious.<p>You and …

Academy

Why are some people happier, more confident, and more successful than others? What do they know that you don’t?<p>In our Academy you will discover a …

Survive the Apocalypse with These Common Kitchen Items

When the lights go out or there's a natural disaster and you need to fend for yourself, proper preparation is key. Even better is knowing how to make …

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Our flawed narrative on Afghanistan

About two decades after the Taliban’s initial emergence, our mainstream narrative on Afghanistan still revolves around viewing them as the force that …

Gun Advocates Spook Fast Food Workers Into Hiding in Freezer

Fast food employees who thought they were being robbed by a group of gun-toting men locked themselves in a freezer to hide, police said.<p>It turned out …

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