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UAE's battle-hardened military expands into Africa, Mideast

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The United Arab Emirates is better known for its skyscrapers and pampered luxuries, but its small size belies a …

Middle East

SpotCam connects you to your home, outside and in

When it comes to home surveillance cams there are two kinds of cams – low-end, highly-motorized, wireless IP cams that are (typically) fairly insecure and higher-end cloud service systems like Dropcam that offer secure but more expensive cameras. SpotCam seems to land squarely in the middle with …

Tip: A New Exercise for Big Shoulders

Build your delts AND keep them healthy with this challenging new exercise.<p>The delts are one of the most difficult muscle groups to develop. They're …

1Password gives an early look at one of Android Oreo's best features

Whenever Google introduces a new version of Android, there's always a silent disclaimer to go along with it: few of these features will be available …

Android Oreo

Joe Rogan: Conor McGregor would be a 100 million to 1 favorite over Floyd Mayweather in a real fight

Conor McGregor will go up against massive odds if he steps into the ring with Floyd Mayweather for a boxing match later this year, but that doesn’t …

Boxing

Three Grapplers Every Fight Fan Should Study

Fightland Blog<p>Photo via facebook/marcelogarciajiujitsu<p>Submissions have become less common in high level MMA over the years. While the rear naked choke against a punch drunk opponent is still commonplace, the knockout or technical knockout is still the more common finish. In fact, looking at the …

Martial Arts

Women And Children In A Yemeni Village Recall The Horror Of Trump’s ‘Highly Successful’ SEAL Raid

On January 29, 5-year-old Sinan al Ameri was asleep with his mother, his aunt, and 12 other children in a one-room stone hut typical of poor rural villages in the highlands of Yemen. A little after 1 a.m., the women and children awoke to the sound of a gunfight erupting a few hundred feet away. …

This Eggcellent Science Experiment Is Better Than Brunch

Not the latest brunch trend, but still cool.<p>* 1 egg<p>* Water<p>* Metal tongs<p>* Clear container<p>* Candle<p>* Matches/lighter<p># Light a candle.<p># Using a pair of tongs, hold the egg in the flame.<p># Cover as much of the egg as you can with black soot.<p># Submerge the egg in a bowl of water. Let it sit until it takes …

Science

New online network will stream high-profile court cases live

Mediaite founder Dan Abrams plans to launch an online network dedicated to live courtroom coverage, according to <i>The Hollywood Reporter</i>. It will reportedly be called the Law Newz Network, as an extension of Abrams’ <i>Law Newz</i> blog.<p>Trial coverage will stream from 9AM to 5PM, with footage repeating …

6 Plus-Size Models Speak on the Improved Runway Opportunities at New York Fashion Week

"Mark my words: This is just the beginning."<p>Author:<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>538<p>538<p>SHARES<p>Within the already-elite world of modeling, runway models …

Plus Size

Tools & Craft #33: Why Cut Nails are Better

The explanation is fasten-ating<p><i>Editor's Note: For those unfamiliar with the functional differences of using different sorts of fasteners, you may</i> …

How to Acquire Inexpensive Shop Tools, Troubleshooting a Bandsaw, Making Eyeglasses from Scratch—Including the Lenses!—& More

Part 1 of this week's Makers Roundup<p><b>Space-Saving Flipping Lathe Cabinet</b><p>Leave it to Izzy Swan to come up with an ingenious way to place a lathe inside …

Woodworking

The 13 Best Superfoods, According To Registered Dietitians

These days the term “superfood” gets tossed around a lot. So much so that it seems like there’s a new so-called super ingredient every day. And it …

Sugar, explained

Sugar is the dietary villain of our day. But the science is complicated.<p>First it was too many calories. Then it was too much fat. Now there’s a full-on war on sugar, our latest dietary enemy No. 1.<p>In health policy and nutrition science circles, this single nutrient is taking up a lot of oxygen …

How To Make The Best Roast Potatoes Ever

This changes everything.<p>Roast potatoes sounds like one of the easiest dishes to make. Cut up potatoes, give them some oil, toss them in the oven, and voilà, your potatoes are roasted. It really can be that simple, but chances are it won’t be that spectacular, either.<p>For really great roast potatoes …

Cooking

These Are The Best Chicken Recipes Of 2016

<i>For</i> Bon Appetit<i>, by Bon Appetit.</i><p>There's a reason that everything unknown "tastes like chicken." It's because we <i>want</i> it to taste like chicken. It's the most versatile, customizable, and crowd-pleasing meat on the planet. From battering and frying to coating in koji to smothering in yellow adobo, you …

NASA's senior photographer offers up the best ways to shoot tonight's rare supermoon

It's an event worth remembering since there won't be another supermoon like it for the next 18 years. So, get your cameras ready and follow the advice of NASA's lead photographer Bill Ingalls:<p>"Don't make the mistake of photographing the moon by itself with no reference to anything. Instead, think …

5 Mental Habits That Will Make You Much Smarter, According to an MIT Neuroscientist

IQ is largely fixed, but intelligence depends on context and approach.<p>Give a person an IQ test in elementary school and again when he or she is a senior citizen and science suggests the score will remain largely unchanged. Which means, like it or not, our sheer mental horsepower is largely …

Mike Watt/Eddie Vedder/Foo Fighters 1995 Live Album Announced

Columbia and Legacy Recordings have announced a new Mike Watt live album, “Ring Spiel Tour ’95,” recorded at the Metro in Chicago during the former Minutemen/fIREHOSE bassist’s first solo tour in 1995. Watt’s backing band included some members of the opening bands Hovercraft and Foo Fighters—Eddie …

French PM backs bans on burkinis as they are based on 'enslavement of women'

French Prime Minister Manuel Valls has said he backs local bans on burkinis because the swimwear is based on the "enslavement of women".<p>His comments came after a few more beach towns followed the lead of the Riviera resort of Cannes and introduced their own local bans on the garment which some …

North Africa

Keys To Victory: How Alvarez Or Dos Anjos Can Win Lightweight Gold At UFC Fight Night 90

Welcome to Keys to Victory, a place on the internet to get analysis on how mixed martial artists can win big fights. In this edition, we’re taking a look at the main event to UFC Fight Night 90, a lightweight title bout between champ Rafael dos Anjos and challenger Eddie Alvarez. Alvarez is a …

Donald Trump eases up on feud with Pope Francis; John Kasich 'pro-Pope'

Donald Trump, in a 2002 interview with radio personality Howard Stern, said that he "could have" endorsed the invasion of Iraq.<p>The website Buzzfeed posted a story Thursday night with audio of Trump being asked whether he supported the invasion.<p>"Yeah I guess so," he responded at the time, according …