Lynn Howard

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There Will Never Be Another Like Prince, the Greatest Recording Artist of All Time

He was—and is—the gold standard of artistry. A brilliant guitarist, bassist, arranger, and producer, he wasn’t just a visionary. He was an entity …

Sweet Photos Show Parents Meeting Adopted Baby Daughter for the First Time

You can practically feel the love in these powerful photos.<p>Sarah Olson says she always knew she wanted to have three children. She and husband David have two sons, but after struggling to conceive again—including two "brutal" pregnancies—the couple decided adoption was the best route to a family of …

Parenting

This Is Not Phtoshopped - Rare White Giraffe Spotted In Tanzania

15-Month old rare white Giraffe Spotted in Tarangire National Park in Tanzania by Dr Derek Lee. Dr. Lee is founder and scientist at the Wild Nature …

ISIS planning 'special forces-style' attacks in Europe, report says

<b>(CNN) —</b> Europe should be prepared for more of the ruthless and coordinated attacks that ISIS carried out in Paris last year, officials say. The militant group is planning more large-scale, "special forces-style" assaults that don't even necessarily need to be coordinated from Syria.<p>That disturbing …

Terrorism

Islamic State confirms identity of dead British terrorist Jihadi John

Isil confirms identity and death of Mohammed Emwazi in statement taunting MI5 for allowing jihadi to travel from Britain to Syria<p>Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists have acknowledged the death of Jihadi John for the first time, claiming that he "pretended to be unintelligent to trick …

Terrorism

Isil issues rules for sex slavery in the 'caliphate'

Fatwa from Islamic State theologians says father and son cannot share a sex slave, among other regulations<p>Islamic State theologians have issued an extremely detailed ruling on when "owners" of women enslaved by the extremist group can have sex with them, in an apparent effort to curb what they …

Islamic State (ISIS)

Why You Should Resist the Urge to Tear into Hot Bread

<i>In celebration of Le Pain Quotidien's 25th anniversary, and inspired by a seasonal lunch and bread-baking demo with their founder Alain Coumont, we're sharing recipes and all-year-round tips for breaking bread together.</i><p>If you're a bread baker, you dread the final direction of the recipe: <i>Control</i> …

Pizza-Macaroni and Cheese: 2 Comfort Foods, Together as 1

<i>Posie Harwood, who finds the best back-of-the-box recipes in the grocery store, makes comfort food dreams come true.</i><p>There comes a time in all of our lives when we have to make tough decisions. One such choice: pizza or macaroni and cheese?<p>In the realm of comfort food, I believe that <i>more is more</i>. …

Italian Food

Just the Way You Are

For people that grew up feeling like they weren't lovable, love can be a tricky thing. We are all to eager to give, whether it's a batch of cookies, a blouse, or a blow job. We attach our hopes and expectations to potential friendship and romantic prospects that have no hope of meeting them. We …

Here’s how one woman is using Instagram to shame online pervs and creeps

We’ve all heard of the Rich Kids of Tehran Instagram account that flaunts the lifestyle of a shamelessly rich group of kids in Iran, or of playboy Dan Bilzerian, who shares snaps of his life of guns, cars, and half-naked models. There are many more such examples.<p>Instagram just passed 400 million …

Prison Phone Company Fights To Keep Profiting Off Inmates And Their Families

Securus Technologies says new regulation could be a "business-ending event."<p>WASHINGTON ― Each month, Cesia Pineda spends between $200 and $250 to talk to her husband on the phone.<p>Normally, the calls would cost a tiny fraction of that, but Pineda’s husband is an immigrant detainee at Stewart …

Blame game resumes over who shot MH17 with a missile

Gilze-Rijen (Netherlands) (AFP) - Investigators concluded Tuesday that Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was shot down by a Russian-made BUK missile …

The Tribe That Won’t Stop Killing ISIS

Its members have been massacred on several occasions, but ‘The Family of the Tiger’ fights on.<p>ERBIL, Iraqi Kurdistan — Forces of the so-called …

Obama apologizes to MSF for air strike on hospital: White House

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama telephoned the head of Medecins Sans Frontieres and apologized for a deadly air strike on the aid …

Pope Francis set to address fractious U.S. Congress | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Fresh off his meeting with President Barack Obama, Pope Francis delivers a speech on Thursday to a U.S. Congress led by Republicans who have opposed Obama on issues of importance to the pontiff including climate change and immigration.<p>Francis, who arrived Tuesday in …

Rwanda 'sends vagrants to detention camp' to keep capital Kigali clean

Human Rights Watch claims Rwandan government has authorised arbitrary detention of thousands of beggars, sex workers, street children and petty criminals<p>Rwanda’s capital Kigali, often praised for its immaculate streets, is being kept clean by a policy of rounding up vagrants, street children, petty …

No Bake Haystack Cookies for a Quick Sweet Treat

<i>No bake haystack cookies are just the thing to satisfy your intense sweet tooth cravings. It's the ideal recipe for little hands to help, too!</i><p>Do you ever just crave dessert, but don't want to turn on the oven? Or maybe you find yourself wanting to make a candy, but don't want the hassle of candy …

J.K. Rowling Reveals Harry Potter's Family Origin

12 Foods That Aren't Nearly As Healthy As You Think

<i>By: Alexandra Duron</i><p><i>Credit: Flickr/looseends</i><p>With all the mac & cheese and fried chicken in the world, going for lighter bites can be a struggle. To make matters worse, some foods are disguised as healthy options, when really they're just tricking us into eating hundreds of extra calories and …

Beloved Elephant Yongki Killed By Poachers For His Ivory In Indonesia

His tusks were crudely removed, "leaving just bloody stumps."<p>A beloved endangered Sumatran elephant was found dead Friday with his tusks hacked off at the national park where he lived.<p>Yongki, a 35-year-old elephant who lived at the Bukit Barisan Selatan National Park, was involved in patrols to …

Migrants scuffle with Hungary police; dead toddler's image shocks Europe

By Marton Dunai and Ece Toksabay<p>BICSKE, Hungary/MUGLA, Turkey (Reuters) - Migrants forced from a train in Hungary scuffled with helmeted riot police …

My Covet Collection

Obama administration OKs Shell bid to drill for oil in Arctic

The Obama administration on Monday gave Shell the go-ahead to expand its multibillion-dollar attempt at Arctic offshore oil drilling, aggravating environmentalists just two weeks after the president basked in their praise for pushing an aggressive climate change plan.<p>The move, which opens up …

Feds: Mississippi couple planned honeymoon to join ISIS in Syria

<b>(CNN) —</b> "Our story will be that we are newlyweds on our honeymoon," the young woman allegedly wrote.<p>But in reality, according to a criminal complaint, she and her soon-to-be husband had a far more sinister trip in mind: flying from Mississippi to Europe, then traveling to Syria and joining ISIS.<p>Now …