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How Two American Teens Became Assassins for a Mexican Cartel

'Wolf Boys,' a new book by Dan Slater, details the bloody rise and fall of two Texas teenagers who became contract killers for the Zetas, the most violent drug cartel in Mexico, killing dozens of people in the process.<p>When the state of Texas sentenced Gabriel Cardona and Rosalio "Bart" Reta—aka the …

Your Embarrassing Cleaning Questions, Answered

Keeping your home clean can often be more than you bargained for. Sometimes the cat pees on the rug, you find roaches in your kitchen, or your shower …

Cocoa Powder

Pictures of the Week 9.3.15

Luxury Cars

Climbing On Mount Denali

Photos

American Airlines to pull out of Israel in January

American Airlines is pulling out of Israel, saying its US Airways-operated service was never able to consistently make money on flights between Philadelphia and Tel Aviv.<p>US Airways, which is now part of American, does not serve Tel Aviv from any other city. The service will end Jan. 4, with …

Aviation

What really causes plane crashes? (It’s not what you think)

The decade’s biggest aviation mystery may be inching closer to resolution: the whereabouts of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, which disappeared …

Airplanes

US official: Plane debris in Indian Ocean same type as MH370

WASHINGTON (AP) — Air safety investigators have a "high degree of confidence" that aircraft debris found in the Indian Ocean is of a wing component …

Airplanes

There’s a Ridiculous Hidden Fee Inside Windows 10

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Donald Trump’s Troubles Are Just Beginning

With just more than a week to go until the first televised Republican debate, Donald Trump remains the center of attention. On Monday, the Daily Beast dredged up an old story about his ex-wife, Ivana, accusing him of forcing her to have non-consensual sex. (Ivana Trump has issued a statement …

Donald Trump

This Day in History: July 21st- The "Destruction of All the World"

<b>This Day In History: July 21, 365 CE</b><p>The impact of a catastrophic earthquake and mega-tsunami on July 21, 365 CE devastated Peloponnesus, the Greek …

Google Play

Clean-Eating Recipes That Will Get You Through January

The word <i>detox</i> tends to bring to mind scary-intense juice cleanses or a gluten-dairy-meat-grain-sugar-caffeine-free diet that will make you run away …

Healthy Eating

GM Announces New Recalls, Citing Ignition Systems

General Motors Co began the new year by announcing three new vehicle recalls on Thursday, as the ignition switch crisis continued to dog the automaker after millions of vehicles were recalled in 2014.<p>No crashes or injuries were reported in the latest round of recalls involving 83,572 sport-utility …

GMC Sierra

Most cancer types 'just bad luck'

<b>Most types of cancer can be put down to bad luck rather than risk factors such as smoking, a study has suggested.</b><p>A US team were trying to explain why some tissues were millions of times more vulnerable to cancer than others.<p>The results, in the journal Science, showed two thirds of the cancer types …

Cancer

For a Pain-Free New Year's Day

The best way to prevent a hangover is not to drink. The second best is to trust in science.<p>In 2006, a man walked into an emergency room in Glasgow, Scotland, complaining of blurred vision and a splitting headache that had lasted for nearly a month.<p>Doctors were stumped at first—the man had no …

Speed Read: The Juiciest Bits From the History of ‘Purple Rain’

From somebody suffering hypothermia on the set to Prince’s taskmaster methods, some of the more interesting bits from a new history of the movie, …

Concerts

Notable Lives of 2014 in Pictures

Cairo bathhouse raid spreads fear in Egyptian gay community

CAIRO — Egypt’s government has aggressively cracked down on Islamist and liberal opponents over the past year. Now officials are increasingly targeting another group: gay people.<p>Police raided a public bathhouse in Cairo this month and arrested at least two dozen men, parading them half-naked in …

Pamphlet provides Islamic State guidelines for sex slaves

The Islamic State has released a pamphlet detailing guidelines for treating non-Muslim female slaves in the militant group's custody, according to a group that monitors violent extremism worldwide.<p>The Middle East Media Research Institute says the Research and Fatwa Department of the Islamic State …

Thousands march in Washington to protest police violence

Families of Michael Brown and Eric Garner joined the demonstrations organised by Reverend Al Sharpton, the veteran civil rights leader<p>Thousands of demonstrators marched on the US Congress on Saturday in protest at a spate of killings where unarmed black men have died at the hands of the …

Ferguson Officer Darren Wilson Thanks Supporters After No Indictment

Ferguson Officer Darren Wilson thanked his supporters Monday night after the announcement that a grand jury decided not to indict him for the fatal …

Photos Of Darren Wilson's Injuries Released

New photos of Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson were released Monday, shortly after St. Louis County Prosecutor Robert McCulloch announced a grand jury had chosen not to indict Wilson for the death of 18-year-old Michael Brown.<p>The photos show injuries Wilson sustained in the exchange he had …

Watch these live streams from Ferguson, Missouri, as the city reacts

The city of Ferguson, Missouri, is reacting tonight to a grand jury’s decision not to indict Darren Wilson, a white police officer who shot and killed an unarmed black youth, Michael Brown. Watch live on any of these video streams from people and news organizations on the scene.<p>Read full story

Justice

We Asked a Philosopher to Explain That Jaden and Willow Smith Interview

"It seems like he's going off in a bunch of different directions at once—which you might expect, given that he's a child."<p>​ Nobody knows what the fuck was going on in that ​interview with Jaden and Willow Smith in <i>T Magazine</i> yesterday. Time travel? Babies breathing? Quantum physics? <i>Vulture</i> called it …

The Real Roots of Midlife Crisis

What a growing body of research reveals about the biology of human happiness—and how to navigate the (temporary) slump in middle age<p>This summer, a friend called in a state of unhappy perplexity. At age 47, after years of struggling to find security in academia, he had received tenure. Instead of …

Obama unveils action on immigration, citing Scripture and precedent

President Obama invited as many as 5 million immigrants and international visitors Thursday to openly live and work in the U.S., a controversial, unilateral demonstration of his power that signaled a new phase of activism for the remainder of his presidency.<p>Without a vote from Congress, Obama set …

Immigration