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Google.org's crisis map will tell you everything you need to know about winter storm Jonas

Winter storm Jonas is descending on the northeast tonight, and promises to dump a whole bunch of snow and mischief. To help people keep track of conditions, Google.org has a crisis map that zeroes in on areas most affected.<p>You can zoom in and out, and click on counties or cities to learn more about …

The Shameful History of the KKK You Probably Never Knew

<i>This post is in partnership with the History News Network, the website that puts the news into historical perspective. The article below was</i> …

Solo poses dilemma for US Soccer

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Once one of the prominent faces of the U.S. women's team, promoted alongside stars like Alex Morgan and Abby Wambach, Hope …

The Duggars’ Fox News Interview Was an Unholy Disaster

At various times downplaying their son’s molestation of their daughters and playing the victims themselves, the Duggar family dug themselves a …

Meet the Next Generation of Terrorists Who Support ISIS

The documentary Among the Believers provides an eye-opening behind the scenes portrait of the Red Mosque in Islamabad, Pakistan, which trains young …

Hitler’s Strange Last Orders

In the hours before completing his suicide pact with Eva Braun, Hitler found time to leave orders for his art, his people, and dismiss those he felt …

Welcome To The Neighborhood: 2 Super-Earths Discovered

Using telescopes in Hawaii and California, astronomers have found two super-Earth-size planets orbiting a star a mere 54 light-years away.<p>This brings to three the total number of exoplanets around the star HD 7924.<p>The discovery is important for two reasons. NASA's Kepler telescope has shown that …

A First Peek Inside The New York EDITION Hotel

After spending much of our 2014 Miami Art Week at the cultural and events epicenter that is the Miami Beach EDITION Hotel, we have been eagerly anticipating this spring's launch of Ian Schrager's latest, The New York EDITION Hotel. First, because of its location at the southeastern corner of …

71 Years of Riding

Terry Taylor started riding his bike in 1944 and doesn’t plan on stopping anytime soon. In fact, the 77-year-old he says the bike has been key to maintaining his health and longevity. “I look around at other people my age and I’m amazed at how old they look," he says.<p>Advertisement - Continue …

France investigates accusations that soldiers raped children

PARIS (AP) — French prosecutors and military authorities are investigating accusations that French soldiers in Central African Republic sexually …

The Avengers’ Black Widow Problem: How Marvel Slut-Shamed Their Most Badass Superheroine

In Avengers: Age of Ultron, Scarlett Johansson’s badass agent Natasha Romanoff is once again used to service the storyline of a male hero.<p>The thing …

First ever 3D map of universe generated, to help solve physics' greatest mystery

Astrophysicists have created the first ever most comprehensive 3D map of universe, which spans nearly two billion light years.<p>The spherical map of …

Gay marriage ruling a foregone conclusion?

Even opponents are expecting the court to rule in favor of same-sex unions.<p>It’s come to this: Even those who most strongly oppose gay marriage think the Supreme Court is likely to support a constitutional right to same-sex unions — and are looking beyond Tuesday’s legal arguments to demand that …

The Cure for Brain Diseases Is in Your Gut

Researchers are just now starting to link inflammation in your gut with some of the most deadly and debilitating diseases we have.<p>Why are we making …

James Holmes launched cinema shooting after being dumped by 'first love'

The jury in the Colorado cinema shooting trial hears details of how James Holmes committed mass murder after the end of a relationship and poor university grades<p>James Holmes carried out one of <b>America's</b>worst mass shootings to "make himself feel better" after a relationship with a girlfriend ended …

Gallipoli: WWI's Most Disastrous Battle

It nearly ruined Winston Churchill’s career and launched Ataturk’s. On this day 100 years ago, tens of thousands died in one the most global battles …

Inside the Fear of Being Gay

An overlooked manifestation of OCD, sexual orientation obsession plagues sufferers with a debilitating fear of being gay. A new study differentiates …

Finally, a U.S. Bishop Is Punished in Sex-Abuse Scandal

It’s a huge deal and major accountability moment for a church that frankly hasn’t had enough of them. The Vatican is getting it at last.<p>The …