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23 Places You Should Visit In 2015

We looked at major developments, cultural trends, and global festivals to find the hottest places to travel around the world in 2015.<p>From the Philippines to Peru, here are the best places to travel next year.

The Lean Muscle Diet

Ignore the trendy, complex diet plans designed to shrink your wallet and not your gut. To build the body you've always wanted, live like you already have it<p>When men set out to lose weight, they usually start at the wrong place. They pick a popular diet; <i>any</i> diet, it doesn't matter which one. Most …

Leaked CIA documents show how to beat airport security like a spy

A Wikileaks gift for both holiday travelers and terrorists<p>WikiLeaks has published a pair of internal CIA documents briefing undercover agents on how to dupe security at airports. The two documents — both classified as "Secret/NOFORN" meaning not to be shared with allied security agencies — give …

Human rights in spotlight after US-Cuba deal

HAVANA (AP) — To many exiles and their allies, President Raul Castro is a brutal dictator who locks up dissenters in gulag-like jails, snuffs out …

Mexico vigilantes in deadly shoot-out

A shoot-out between rival vigilantes in Mexico's western Michoacan state has left 11 dead, authorities have said.<p>The incident, which occurred on Tuesday, signaled a renewed unrest in an area President Enrique Pena Nieto's government said had been pacified.<p>The federal government's security …

Mexico authorities ‘knew about attack on students as it happened’

Leaked government documents say federal officials did nothing to stop disappearance and probable massacre of missing 43<p>Mexican federal authorities had real-time information of an attack on a group of student teachers by corrupt local police, but did nothing to stop the disappearance and probable …

Mexico officials confirm ID in case of missing 43

EL PERICON, Mexico (AP) — A steady stream of neighbors, friends and classmates stepped into the half-light of Ezequiel Mora's two-room adobe home …

Clashes in Mexico protest over students

Tens of thousands of people angered by the presumed massacre of 43 students are marching in Mexico City as part of another day of nationwide protests.<p>Protesters on Thursday waved blackened flags of Mexico and many chanted for the resignation of President Enrique Pena Nieto. "He will fall, he will …

Mexico City After Dark

Mexico City (or D.F. – ‘day-effay’ – as it’s known to the locals, for Distrito Federal) is a mega-metropolis with a mega-cool nightlife.<p>Whether you prop up the bar in a traditional cantina, flaunt it with the beautiful people in cutting edge bars, or hang out with trendy youths in <i>mezcalerías</i> and</i> …

Change Your Brain, Change Your Life

Our personalities, thought patterns and emotional responses are wired into our brains, says Richard Davidson, Ph.D., author of <i>The Emotional Life of Your Brain</i>, but you can change your brain. Here are several exercises that will help rewire the neural pathways to help you think more positively, …

Cannabis hedge funds join the green rush

The frenzy in the cavernous Green Valley Ranch Resort ballroom might have passed for any confab of entrepreneurs pitching their business plans to pokerfaced angel investors — until an organizer took the podium for a public service announcement.<p>Please stop smoking weed out by the parking lot, he …

Mexico’s president faces wave of fury across country over fate of missing student teachers

“Why, why, why, damnable government?” beseeched Inés Abraján. “Why? Because you have the power!”<p>The plea from the aunt of Adán Abraham de la Cruz came as she headed a march of distraught and angry relatives of the 43 student teachers who “disappeared” and were probably massacred seven weeks ago, …

Does Our Military Know Something We Don't About Global Warming?

Every branch of the United States Military is worried about climate change. They have been since well before it became controversial. In the wake of an historic climate change agreement between President Obama and President Xi Jinping in China this week (Brookings), the military’s perspective is …

How to Get in Shape Using Psychology: 6 New Tricks From Research

Why is there an obesity epidemic? It’s not because we eat the wrong things or we lack exercise.<p>Research shows that, plain and simple, most of us just …

The Steve Jobs guide to manipulating people & getting what you want

Steve Jobs didn’t launch two of the most valuable companies in modern times by following the rules all the time.<p>Jobs faced many obstacles to get Apple, and later Pixar, off the ground. But Jobs had a unique way of crafting his own reality, a “distortion field” that could persuade people that his …

Missing Mexico students: Second 'mass grave' probed

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1119000/1119302_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1536713843_3f592898a84495da7aabda6cf558d99f<p><b>Mexican authorities searching for 43 students who disappeared after clashing with police last month are investigating a suspected mass grave.</b><p>Mexico's …

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5 Can't-Miss Apps: Rooms, Inbox, TinType and More

Haffy<p>Inbox<p>Music Deals<p>Rooms<p>TinType<p>Between the first games of the World Series and the rollout of iOS 8.1, which finally makes Apple Pay available, you …

The NSA can now use Samsung's Galaxy phones for classified work

Samsung Galaxy phones and tablets have just become the first consumer mobile devices approved by the US National Security Agency (NSA) to carry classified documents. The edict covers most of its newer Galaxy devices, including the Galaxy S5, Galaxy Note 4, and the Galaxy Note 10.1 tablet (2014 …

Twitter Introduces Fabric, A Toolkit For Developers To Build Apps On Its Platform

At Twitter’s Flight conference this morning, Dick Costolo’s introduced Fabric, a set of APIs aimed at developers to encourage them to build apps and services on top of the Twitter platform.<p>In the build up to introducing the new APIs, Costolo said that Twitter “wanted to approach this not from the …

Kim Kardashian: The Art of Reality

By 11:30 a.m. the line was already out the door and down the street. “That’s good,” Kim Kardashian said calmly as she looked at the ever-enlarging crowd of people waiting to see her at Nordstrom in Santa Monica. She watched from behind the tinted-glass safety of her black SUV, as the driver turned …

She's America's youngest female billionaire - and a dropout

America's youngest self-made female billionaire is 30 years old and a college dropout. The company she founded has the potential to change health care for millions of Americans.<p>Elizabeth Holmes left Stanford University at 19 with a plan to start her own company. For money, she cashed out the funds …

Apple fines companies $50 million for leaks

For a company that's obsessed with secrecy, it's no surprise to see that Apple imposes tight restrictions on what its suppliers can say. If your company leaks a product, or starts boasting about producing components for a future iOS device, then you'll be asked to pay a fine of no less than $50 …

Only 100 cybercrime brains worldwide says Europol boss

<b>There are only "around 100" cybercriminal kingpins behind global cybercrime, according to the head of Europol's Cybercrime Centre.</b><p>Speaking to the BBC's Tech Tent radio show, Troels Oerting said that law enforcers needed to target the "rather limited group of good programmers".<p>"We roughly know who …

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Tip of the Day: Easily Add Up To 20 Widgets to Your iPhone or iPad

iOS 8 finally brought the ability to customize the iPhone and iPad interface by allowing you to add widgets to the Today screen in Notification Center. In an earlier post, I explained the simple steps for doing this. You simply swipe down from the top of the display to view the Notification Center …

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Facebook’s Anonymous App Could Kill Trolls With Secret Identity

Wack-a-mole. That’s what it’s usually like fighting trolls, bullies, and spammers in anonymous communities. Ban them and they just start new accounts. That’s why the fact that Facebook knows who you really are could be the key to its upcoming anonymous app.<p>You could stay anonymous to other users, …

Google Is Testing A New Search Feature That Could Change The Way You Visit Doctors

Google is testing a new search feature that could hook you up with a virtual doctor appointment when you search for symptoms, one Reddit user discovered on Friday. Tech blog Engadget has independently confirmed that Google is testing this new feature, and Google just confirmed it to Business …

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Killings force change in focus for Mexico leader

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Since taking office nearly two years ago, President Enrique Pena Nieto has sought to project an image of Mexico on the move, …

Apple's Sapphire Glass Supplier Wants To Get Out Of The Sapphire Glass Business

The wind down will reportedly result in the loss of 890 jobs. And GT said the cash burn from its Apple benefit is "not sustainable" and that its sapphire operations, as a result, must be wound down.<p>GT Advanced has requested that it file the details of this wind down under seal in bankruptcy …

Blackphone to test new waters with privacy-minded tablet

After turning an ambitious plan into reality, the people behind the privacy-focused Blackphone are ready for a new adventure. During an interview with <i>BBC Newsbea</i>t, Jon Callas, co-founder of Silent Circle, which made the privacy-focused device in conjunction with Geeksphone, let it be known that the …

Ebola comment gets passenger hazmat escort from plane

Ebola is no laughing matter, especially not at airports or on planes, where screenings have gotten tighter.<p>So, when a man on a flight on Wednesday may have joked that he had been to Africa and had the deadly disease, he received a special escort off the plane.<p>Four officials in blue plastic hazmat …