Emily Ochoa

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Man aims to run in all 59 national parks, looks for friends (and love?) on the way

Many people dream of quitting their office job and going on the run. One man recently left New York City to do just that.<p>Bill Sycalik is taking a long break from ordinary life to run a marathon in all 59 U.S. national parks. The 45-year-old left his management consulting job and Queens apartment in …

Border Patrol seizes $3M in smuggled cash destined for Mexico

Two men were arrested this week after allegedly trying to smuggle $3 million in cash into Mexico from California.<p>In a statement, the Border Patrol said its agents tracked two cars suspected of driving in tandem on Interstate 15 in Escondido Tuesday. The agents stopped one of the cars, a Kia Forte, …

U.S. intelligence sees Islamic State as weakened after series of defeats

The Pentagon and U.S. intelligence agencies now view Islamic State as a shrinking and increasingly demoralized military force, a sharp shift from the seemingly invincible extremist army that declared an Islamist caliphate two years ago.<p>The revised assessment comes after surprisingly swift and …

Middle East

TRUMP’S two camps -- NYT: WESTERN STATES turning blue -- Cabinet wars beginning – WEEKEND READS

Driving the Day<p><b>Good Saturday morning.</b> With 73 days until Election Day, it’s clear Donald Trump is getting a lot of conflicting advice from a lot of different people on very important topics like taming his sharp tone and moderating on immigration. And where he comes out will have major implications …

Natural Gas

Army accuses South Korean and American soldiers of ‘deliberate provocations’ by aiming their lights at guard posts at Panmunjom<p>North Korea on Saturday threatened to aim fire at lighting equipment used by “provocative” American and South Korean troops at a truce village inside the demilitarized zone …

North Korea

Trump Doctor Wrote Health Letter in Just 5 Minutes as Limo Waited

Donald Trump's personal physician said he wrote a letter declaring Trump would be the healthiest president in history in just five minutes while a limo sent by the candidate waited outside his Manhattan office.<p>Dr. Harold Bornstein, who has been the GOP nominee's doctor for 35 years, told NBC News …

N. Korea threatens to fire at US, S. Korea troops' lights

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea on Saturday threatened to aim fire at the lighting equipment used by "provocative" American and South Korean …

Ataques en París: ¿cuáles son las pistas que siguen las autoridades?

El presidente de Francia, François Hollande, declaró que los mortales ataques perpetrados en París por supuestos extremistas del autodenominado Estado Islámico "fueron planeados por fuera de Francia".<p>La magnitud y coordinación de los atentados que dejaron por lo menos 129 muertos y más de 300 …

Canon's new $30,000 video camera can see where you can't

Canon is already competing with the Arri Alexa and Red cameras of the world, but it's about to take this one step further. Meet the ME20F-SH, a high-end video shooter that features a sleek, subtle and somewhat compact design. Most importantly, Canon's new camera can deliver an ISO equivalent of …

Videography

How to Get Dinner on the Table in 30 Minutes or Less

We get it: The last thing you want to do on a busy night is cook dinner. Enter these nine recipes, all of which are ready in 30 minutes or less. So in the time it takes to watch a repeat of <i>Friends</i>, you can make an entire meal--probably even with leftovers to spare for tomorrow's lunch.<p><b>Spaghetti</b> …

El Salvador: violencia a nivel de guerra sin pronta solución

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) — No es que el negro se haya puesto de moda, pero algunas mujeres salvadoreñas han tenido que, por miedo, renunciar a …

Scenic day-long hikes: walking in New Zealand

New Zealand may be justifiably famous for its Great Walks and other multi-day hiking trails, but don’t break out the cooking stove and sleeping bag just yet. Much of the same wilderness can be explored on day hikes, which means less gear, less effort, and quite possibly more fun.<p>1. Twilight–Te …

Rescuers struggle to reach many in Nepal quake, fear worst

KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — The death toll from Nepal's earthquake soared past 3,300 Monday, and how much higher it would rise depended largely on the …

Guatemala: Secretario de vicepresidenta defraudaba al estado

GUATEMALA (AP) — El secretario privado de la vicepresidenta Roxana Baldetti era el cabecilla de una banda que defraudó al estado mediante sobornos, …

Obama: Cuba accede a abordar casos de prófugos de EEUU

WASHINGTON (AP) — Cuba ha accedido a trabajar en la solución de los casos de prófugos de la justicia estadounidense que alberga en la isla como parte …

Todo arte es político

<b>Imagen de portada:</b> Lenin and Coca-Cola, Alexander Kosolapov, 1982, acrílico sobre tela.<p><b>Imagen de interior:</b> Malevich Marlboro, Alexander Kosolapov, …

Subastan cartas amorosas de Frida Kahlo en 137 mil dólares

Un coleccionista desconocido adquirió el lote de 25 misivas que la artista mexicana envió a su amante Josep Bartolí por una cantidad que superó lo …

Marihuana contra la epilepsia severa en niños

Un extracto de marihuana medicinal se muestra bastante prometedor como tratamiento para jóvenes epilépticos ya que podría reducir las convulsiones en …

DINERO Y PODER, ANZUELOS DEL SISTEMA PARA ACTIVISTAS

<b>El poder y el dinero son los anzuelos que utiliza el sistema político mexicano para cooptar a los líderes de la sociedad civil organizada, afirman</b> …

Welcome To Lanai, One Of Hawaii's Best Kept Secrets

The island of Lanai is one of Hawaii's best kept secrets.<p>It's one of the smallest, least-populated islands in the Hawaiian archipelago. Few mainlanders even know it exists as it can only be accessed by ferry or small plane via Maui or Oahu.<p>Billionaire Larry Ellison, however, did notice this quiet …

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El amor de Frida Kahlo y un artista español

Nueva York subastará 25 misivas entre la mexicana y Josep Bartolí<p>Él le daba una clase de amor que no había experimentado antes. Era apasionado, …

Beautiful EarthPorn Will Make You Feel Very, VERY Small

It's a big, big world, and these are big, BIG photos.<p>In a stunning series of round-the-world photo tours, online nonprofit AirPano shows us just how tiny we really are compared to our dazzling planet of teeming cities, sprawling mountains and wide-open waterfalls. It's pretty much the best …

Extraordinary rainbows of the natural world

America's Most Romantic Train Trips

If you've been thinking about sallying forth with a companion, consider a train trip to discover Wes-Anderson-film-levels of nostalgia and beauty. From the Napa Valley to Maine, riding the rails has never been so romantic.<p><i>-- By Max Grinnell</i><p>See All of America's Most Romantic Train Trips<p><i>More from</i> …

24 Signs You're A Good Traveler

You may love to travel, but just because you enjoy taking vacations and visiting far-flung destinations doesn't mean you're good at it. Unfortunately, simply liking travel isn't enough. There are a few traits that every good traveler should possess.<p>If you've ever wondered if you have what it takes, …

5 Bucket List Travel Destinations

We live in a wild and wondrous world, which means it's time to dust off your passport and get busy exploring Earth's natural treasures and man-made marvels. While hunting down every awe-inspiring landmark would take a lifetime, we've started off with five must-see destinations that should be on …

Who was Andreas Lubitz, Germanwings co-pilot blamed for crash?

<b>Montabaur, Germany (CNN) —</b> Co-pilot Andreas Lubitz's voice isn't heard in a recording of the final moments of Germanwings Flight 9525.<p>But investigators say he was the one at the controls inside the cockpit, deliberately locking out the plane's captain and setting the plane on a crash course for the …