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Why the U.S. Hopes ISIS Didn't Destroy the Russian Airliner

The prospect that ISIS planted a bomb that blew a Russian airliner out of the sky last weekend raises the stakes for President Obama and the rest of …

Sharm el-Sheikh

Adidas offers to help eliminate Native American mascots

PORTLAND, Ore. -- Adidas is offering to help high schools nationwide drop Native American mascots.<p>The athletic shoe and apparel maker said Thursday …

How one of the most obese countries on earth took on the soda giants

Mexicans love their soda. Construction workers go to their jobs in the early morning clutching giant two-litre or even three-litre bottles. Babies in strollers suck on bottles filled with orange soda. In the highlands of Chiapas, Coca-Cola is considered to have magical powers and is used in …

Diabetes

A KKK Leader Says You Shouldn’t Believe Anonymous

The leader of a prominent Ku Klux Klan chapter pushed back on Monday against the hacking group Anonymous, saying that the claim that Klan member …

Ku Klux Klan

Watch Ariana Grande Skewer Radio Hosts for Sexism

Grande recently sat down for an interview at Power 106, a Los Angeles radio station, to promote her latest single, “Focus.” But when the hosts, Eric …

Los Angeles

This Luke Skywalker Theory Destroys Everything You Thought You Knew About 'Star Wars'

One evening, while geeking out with my daughters I decided to share a theory I had with them about <i>Star Wars</i> -- specifically <i>Return of the Jedi</i>: Luke Skywalker turned to the Dark Side at the end of the trilogy.<p>I shared this story with them because I think my theory is reinforced by trailer for the …

Luke Skywalker

Tolkien's annotated map of Middle-earth discovered inside copy of Lord of the Rings

Map goes on sale in Oxford for £60,000 after being found inside novel belonging to illustrator Pauline Baynes<p>A recently discovered map of Middle-earth annotated by JRR Tolkien reveals The Lord of the Rings author’s observation that Hobbiton is on the same latitude as Oxford, and implies that the …

Literature

What Runners Are Thinking

About their pace, their pain, and traffic, mostly<p>Bobbi Gibb, the first woman to run the Boston Marathon, remembers feeling like a Roman ruler as she rounded the 21st mile of her 26-mile trek that day in April 1966.<p>“Five miles! I can run five miles in my sleep,” she wrote in her memoir, <i>Wind in the</i> …

Marathons

Burger King Introduces a Spicy Version of Its Chicken Fries

Burger King is looking beyond burgers with its latest offering: a spicy version of its popular chicken fries.<p>“We wanted to make sure it delivered for …

Food

Living With Invisible Illness

For patients with chronic diseases masked by a healthy-looking exterior, diagnoses can be elusive, or unhelpful.<p>Jackie Todd is 27 years old, with sly eyes, a laugh that seems to come from deep in her belly, and thick, dirty-blond hair that she dyes a fiery copper hue. She also has a small computer …

Multiple Sclerosis
Soccer
Corruption