Emily Strandvik

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Palestinian teenager who slapped Israeli soldier to serve 8 months in jail

Ahed Tamimi will serve eight months in prison as part of a plea deal. She has become a symbol of Palestinian resistance to Israeli occupation.<p>The …

Israel

AR | Trading Stories & Videos

UK companies are setting the global standard for<br>the next wave of breakthroughs, particularly in technology.<p>The new wave of augmented …

Augmented Reality

Mother’s Little Helper Has Become America’s Big Problem

Opinion<p>Posted: Mar 21, 2018 12:01 AM<p><i>The opinions expressed by columnists are their own and do not represent the views of Townhall.com.</i><p>Is tonight’s …

High Blood Pressure

Southern Dishes Everyone Should Know How to Make

We Southerners know our way around the kitchen.<p>There are some dishes that every Southerner should know how to make. From barbecue and biscuits to …

10 Impressive Champagne Punch Recipes

A sparkling Champagne punch can add elegance and flair to any party. These type of recipes are quite diverse and often show off the best fruits of …

Leaked documents reveal how video is paying off big for Amazon

In 2016, Jeff Bezos said of Amazon’s streaming video offerings, “When we win a Golden Globe, it helps us sell more shoes.” This was his way of …

AI | Trading Stories & Videos

UK companies are setting the global standard for<br>the next wave of breakthroughs, particularly in technology.<p>Raising the bar for AI<p>The Chinese game of …

Germans First? A Food Bank Bars Migrants, Setting Off a Storm

ESSEN, Germany — Jörg Sartor does not like to turn newcomers away from his food bank, especially single mothers like the young Syrian woman with her 5-year-old son who had waited outside since before dawn.<p>But rules are rules. And for the moment, it is Germans only.<p>“Come here,” said Mr. Sartor, …

Angela Merkel

The Right Way to Clean Veggies

Some produce demands a thorough soak before cooking, while others get water-logged and soggy at the first drop. Here's how to wash parsley, parsnips …

Everything you know about space is wrong

Think you know a thing or two about our solar system? Turns out all those space “facts” you keep telling your mates might not be as accurate as you …

It's Too Late to Buy Bitcoin

OK, so your brother-in-law ruined your Thanksgiving by boasting about how rich he's getting on his bitcoin holdings.<p>And now you've read up on …

Flipboard’s Self-Service Platform Opens for Publishers Around the World

Starting today, any publisher can easily apply to add its content to Flipboard so stories can be discovered and shared with millions of people on our platform. With this new self-service model enabling automated sharing across a huge network, Flipboard becomes an important new channel for awareness …

World Solar Car Challenge in Australia’s Outback: Pictures

Travel (Australia)

Amazon’s Alexa can now recognize different voices and give personalized responses

Your Echo just got smart enough to tell you apart from the people you live with<p>The battle of the smart speakers has become a constant back and forth between Amazon and Google. Back in April, Google Home gained the ability to recognize individual voices, which allows the device to personalize its …

Smart Homes

Apple's Tim Cook prefers augmented reality to VR

<b>Apple's chief executive has suggested he is not very enthusiastic about virtual reality.</b><p>Tim Cook said that he felt that the technology could isolate users and voiced a preference for augmented reality instead.<p>AR involves mixing graphics and real-world views together rather than solely filling a …

How Competition Affects Your Brain | Heleo

“Humans are not built to do something and then say, ‘We’re done.’”<p><b>READ ON TO DISCOVER:</b><p><i>Why men are more likely to compete than women</i>• <i><br>Why “Don’t get</i> …

Special Forces

North Korea foreign minister: Trump has 'lit the wick' of war

<b>(CNN) —</b> US President Donald Trump has "lit the wick of the war" against North Korea, a Russian state news agency quoted North Korea's foreign minister as saying on Wednesday.<p>The statement follows weeks of escalating tensions between North Korea and the United States, fueled by Pyongyang's repeated …

North Korea

Police issue warrants for 10 frat members after LSU student's death

<b>(CNN) —</b> Police at Louisiana State University have issued arrest warrants for 10 Phi Delta Theta members as they investigate whether a fraternity hazing led to the death of a freshman student.<p>Maxwell Gruver, a fraternity pledge from Roswell, Georgia, died last month.<p>The East Baton Rouge Parish …

New satellite photos reveal the California wildfire's shocking damage from space

Flames have consumed more than 170,000 acres of land, killed at least 23 people, destroyed thousands of homes, and forced tens of thousands of people to evacuate. Napa and Sonoma counties — the heart of California wine country— are especially hard-hit.<p>Officials have yet to determine the origin of …

Get Cooking: Rotisserie chicken, five ways

Each month, I’d like to devote one week of “Get Cooking” to showing you how to take a common, everyday food and spin it five or so ways. Variety is …

Caramel Apple Monkey Bread

In the category of “Not Terribly Beautiful Baked Goods That Taste Amazing,” this Caramel Apple Monkey Bread is a clear winner!No, this may not the …

Recipes, recipes and recipes

Think recipes from an Indian restaurant’s cookbook will be too hard? “Rasika” proves otherwise.

In maintaining the integrity of its dishes, a restaurant cookbook can thumb its nose at the audience most eager to receive it. Put in terms a fan of …

Mini Cherry Turnover Cookies

<b>Ingredients</b><p><i>Turnover Cookie Ingredients</i><p>4 ounces cream cheese room temperature<br>1/2 cup unsalted butter room temperature<br>2 tablespoons sugar<br>pinch salt<br>1/2 …

Our 5 most crazy-popular potato salad recipes

Few things draw as much delight at any picnic, potluck or tailgate as an All-American potato salad — or a German one. Wherever you fall on the …

This is the Only Snack You Need to Make for Your Tailgate

Tailgates have a way of bringing out the overachiever inside all of us. But oftentimes instead of sitting down with our guests and beaming with pride …

5 Mexican Crockpot Recipes That Are Half the Work With Twice the Flavor

When preparing meals for the week ahead, it can be easy to get into a recipe rut. We all have our fallbacks, and when energy is low and time is …

Vegan Lunch Recipes

From creamy (yet dairy-free) soups to refreshing salads, here are vegan lunch recipe ideas.

3 Cozy DIY Autumn Aromas

Of all the seasons, fall has the most distinct flavors and smells. Warm and spicy, cozy and comforting are the aromas of autumn. If you want to fill …

Spices