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Baker introduced as Nationals' new manager

WASHINGTON -- The Nationals made it official Thursday morning by introducing Dusty Baker as their manager for the next two years.<p>Baker, 66, declined …

South Sudan plane crash: Dozens killed in Russian-built cargo aircraft

Scores killed on board the aircraft and on the ground but a child and two people survived, according to reports<p>A Russian-built cargo plane carrying some passengers crashed on Wednesday after taking off from the airport in South Sudan's capital, killing at least 25 people who were on board and …

Africa

Residents of Turkish town say warning signs were ignored as Islamic State lured their sons

In the deeply conservative backwater community that yielded Turkey's most lethal terrorist cell, relatives and officials lament what they call grievous security oversights that allowed Islamic extremism to fester, resulting in a string of bombings that have killed 140 people and shaken this nation …

Extremism

Officials search for cause of plane crash over Egypt's Sinai

SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — A Russian passenger airliner crashed Saturday in a remote mountainous part of Egypt's Sinai Peninsula 23 minutes after …

Airplanes

The Most Haunted Places In The U.S.

Get in the "spirit." 👻<p>Whether it's an abandoned shack, a haunted hotel or a spirit-infested slice of the great outdoors, America's most haunted destinations make for excellent -- albeit excellently spooky -- Halloween weekenders.<p>The ghostbusters experts at Foursquare were kind enough to point out …

Abandoned Buildings

Eat, Drink And Be Scary: 9 Fun Foods For Your Halloween Party

Why should the kids have all the treats this Halloween? Be the <i>Ghostest with the Mostest</i> with these easy gourmet recipes for your Halloween party.<p><b>1. Homemade Caramel Corn</b><p>Halloween and caramel go hand-in-hand, so why not make some homemade caramel corn for your crowd? Surprisingly, you don't need a …

'Ash vs Evil Dead' a rip-roaring, groovy time on Starz series

Let us now praise Bruce Campbell, the strong-chinned star of "The Evil Dead," "Evil Dead II," "Army of Darkness" and now "Ash vs Evil Dead," which splendidly, even triumphantly converts the comedy-horror movie franchise into a TV series, premiering Halloween night on Starz.<p>For all of creator Sam …

Horror

Kourtney, Kendall And Kylie REALLY Want You To Know They Love A Bargain

😁<p>By looking at all the designer duds that the Kardashian-Jenner clan wears, you'd never guess that they like a good bargain. But this week, we found out they love a sale as much as the next girl.<p>Kylie Jenner took a selfie wearing a $39 sports bra, Kendall rocked a $55 T-shirt and Kourtney wore a …

Nissan unleashes its autonomous car prototype in Japan

Nissan has begun testing its Leaf-based autonomous car prototype, not on private property, but on Japanese inner city roads and highways. To be exact, the automaker wants to put its "Piloted Drive" mode (part of its Intelligent Driving System) to the test, which can take control of the car in …

Netanyahu retraction: Nazis, not mufti, decided on Holocaust

<b>(CNN) —</b> Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has reversed controversial comments he made about the Holocaust, saying he never meant to claim that an Islamic leader persuaded Adolf Hitler to adopt the Final Solution to kill European Jews.<p>In a Facebook post Friday, Netanyahu made the latest in a …

World History

Jimmy Fallon Proves He's Always Been Accident Prone in Adorable Halloween TBT – That Features Yet Another Hand Injury

Jimmy Fallon shared a Halloween treat on Instagram, one day before Hallow’s Eve.<p>Years before hosting <i>The Tonight Show</i>, the comedian dressed up as one …

Cute