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5 digital tricks you'll use almost every day

Did you know that the quickest way to open a link on a Web page in a new window or tab is to click the link with the middle button on your mouse? If you're a keyboard person, in Windows, press the Control button and click the link. On a Mac, use the Command button and click the link.<p>There are …

Marines on alert ahead of release of Senate torture report

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Thousands of Marines have been put on a higher state of alert around the world in advance of the anticipated release of a Senate report on coercive interrogation techniques as a precaution, a U.S. defense official tells CNN.<p>White House spokesman Josh Earnest at the briefing …

Four books on Syria to help understand its troubled history

Books can start wars, or shape how they are fought.<p>Abraham Lincolnfamously told Harriet Beecher Stowe that her book, “Uncle Tom’s Cabin,” started the Civil War. In the 1990s, two books helped inform the policies of President Clinton in the Balkans. Robert D. Kaplan's "Balkan Ghosts: A Journey …

Jihadist Terrorism: A Threat Assessment

The Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC) Homeland Security Project Co-chairs former <b>Governor Thomas Kean</b> and former <b>Representative Lee Hamilton</b> presided over …

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The Nipple Bra Is The 1970s Most Confusing Contribution To Lingerie History (PHOTO)

The 1970s were a different time. Tight perms were in, men wore platform heels without anyone asking questions and polyester was considered an acceptable material for absolutely everything.<p>It was also a time when the nipple was considered an appropriate focal point for one's look. How else could you …

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Portrait of the General as a Not-So-Young Grad Student

What does Gen. Abdel Fattah al-Sisi really think about democracy in the Middle East? From the moment President Mohamed Morsy promoted Sisi as Egypt’s …

Why J&K attacks show India needs a strong Afghanistan policy

For over an hour, the mangled body of one of the men who'd tried to blow up the Indian consulate in Jalalabad lay on the street, surrounded by a …

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From Benghazi to Boston: The state of the jihad

Every July in the lush, green mountains of Aspen, Colorado, many of the top present and former U.S. national security officials and other experts gather to discuss how the war against al Qaeda and its allies is going.<p>Ahead of last year's Aspen conference, I wrote a piece for CNN provocatively …

Paul Bhatti: Pakistan's religious divide | Italy

Another attack hit Pakistan, a country where violence keeps escalating along religious divisions. This time, Sunni armed groups targeted a Shia neighbourhood in Karachi, leaving 45 people killed.<p>I think it is not an issue of the law, it is an issue of a specific mindset which is using Islam for …

Christianity and the Muslim Conquest of Spain

Few wars in Islamic history have been as decisive or as influential as the Muslim conquest of the Iberian Peninsula in the 710s. A small Muslim army …

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Amazing Video Of Asiana Airlines Jet Crashing At San Francisco International Airport

Dramatic footage emerged Sunday afternoon of an Asiana Boeing 777 crash landing at San Francisco International Airport, showing the massive jet …

NTSB Releases Dramatic Photos From Inside Asiana Flight 214

The National Transportation Security Board posted the images to its Twitter account, showing what remains of the Boeing 777 after it crashed while landing at the San Francisco Airport Saturday, killing two people.<p><b>Updated July 8, 2013:</b> The National Transportation Safety Board has released photos of …

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Pakistanis: We Want the U.S. Out

The A1 story in Sunday’s <i>New York Times,</i> written by Declan Walsh, is titled “U.S. Shift Poses Risk to Pakistan.” The story argues that, with the …

How the British Divided Up the Arab World

The development of the modern nation states throughout the Arab world is a fascinating and heartbreaking process. 100 years ago, most Arabs were part …

Europe furious, 'shocked' by report of U.S. spying

European officials reacted with fury Sunday to a report that the U.S. National Security Agency spied on EU offices.<p>The European Union warned that if the report is accurate, it will have tremendous repercussions.<p>"I am deeply worried and shocked about the allegations," European Parliament President …

Stanley Yung Talks 2 Bedroom 1 Bath

The latest haunted house horror to burst onto the big screen is <b>2 Bedroom 1 Bath (review)</b>, named so for the typical, banal listing description of an …

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Lost Islamic History

In 1099, after the Crusaders captured Jerusalem and massacred its population, a scholar, Abu Sa'd al-Harawi, traveled to Baghdad, to rally support …

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