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This Amazon hack turns you into a real-life Harry Potter

In a world of muggles, we all want to be wizards. In anticipation of the upcoming Harry Potter prequel, Amazon has a few magic tricks up its sleeve. Through a couple of simple search bar hacks, you can now wave your wand and say (type) the magic words and experience life as Harry Potter — or …

Startup CEOs Reveal the 1 Question They Ask Every Job Candidate

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>The companies in this article were included in the</i> <i>Entrepreneur360™ Performance Index</i><i>.</i><p>Part of the appeal of running your own business is that you get to hand-pick exactly who you work alongside each day. But let’s face it: it seems as if …

20 weird psychological reasons someone might fall in love with you

Love is mysterious, but it's probably not destiny.<p>According to the research, your hormones, interests, and upbringing all help determine who you fall for — and who falls for you.<p>Since your partner plays a significant role in your long-term health, happiness, and even your career prospects, we've …

The US has a brutally incoherent strategy in Syria

The remark was more revealing than he intended. A flurry of U.S. actions on Syria in recent days not only failed to add up to a coherent strategy, but also did not even support one another.<p>Mr. Kerry was in Vienna trying to win agreement on a plan for a political transition in Syria that would …

Syrian rebel groups use caged prisoners as human shields

Video footage posted over the weekend showed dozens of people being transported in cages around the besieged Damascus suburb of Eastern Ghouta.<p>"Your women are our women," a teenage boy standing near one of the cages is filmed as saying. "If you want to kill my mother, you will kill them too."<p>Shaam …

The only reason F-15s are going to Syria is to shoot down Russian jets

The U.S. military has many types of aircraft that are developed and fielded for a specific purpose, although many are considered ‘multi-role.’ The …

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Al Qaeda Leaders Agree with Clinton, McCain and Petraeus: U.S. Should Impose a No Fly Zone Over Syria | Washington's Blog

Hillary Clinton, John McCain, David Petraeus and other hawks have long called for a no-fly zone over Syria.<p>The U.S. is now sending F-15 jets to Syria.<p>…

The US is moving jets intended for air-to-air combat to Syria — and Russia might be why

Now, in the latest sign of growing tensions between the US and Russia in Syria, the US is sending planes equipped only with air-to-air weaponry to the region, David Axe reports for The Daily Beast. As Axe notes, Russia's the only potential US adversary in Syria with its own combat aircraft.<p>The …

How the Syrian conflict could get even bigger and bloodier

Unfortunately, that's already happening, as combatants join the battle against the Islamic State with radically differing agendas that could collide.<p>Let's look at the confusing order of battle: The United States has decided that its strongest partner against the Islamic State is a Syrian Kurdish …

Terrifying Russian "Bumblebee" Flamethrower Shows Up in Syria

A handheld thermobaric missile launcher is now being used in the Syrian civil war.<p>The Russian RPO-A "Bumblebee" portable flamethrower system has been spotted in Syria. The bazooka-like weapon, which uses overpressure and heat to kill, was spotted by a Russian defense blog last month being carried …

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Russia's Syria force grows to 4,000, U.S. officials say | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Moscow’s military force in Syria has grown to about 4,000 personnel, but this and more than a month of Russian air strikes have not led to pro-government forces making significant territorial gains, U.S. security officials and independent experts said.<p>Russian ground staff …

Serena Williams Chased Down a Man Who Tried to Steal Her Phone

Mark Blinch—Reuters<p>Al Bello—Getty Images<p>Elsa—Getty Images<p>Andy Lyons—Getty Images<p>Streeter Lecka—Getty Images<p>Matthew Stockman—Getty Images<p>Al …

13 steps anyone can take to get rich, according to a journalist who spent his career studying millionaires

Prompted by legendary businessman Andrew Carnegie, who turned a few nickels and dimes into a fortune, journalist Napoleon Hill researched more than 500 self-made millionaires over 20 years before releasing his 1937 best-seller "Think and Grow Rich."<p>"It was Mr. Carnegie's idea that the magic …

This Is The Lazy Way To Stop Procrastinating, Backed By Research

You want to stop procrastinating? What if I told there was a solution that involved fun. In fact, it lets you do <i>the thing you love most in the …

Morning News: Skreemr Jet Could Fly New York to London in 30 Minutes

With humans on board!<p>There's a lot of excitement around the idea of supersonic travel right now. Airbus has patent approval for a reboot of the Concorde—the Concorde-2—that would go Mach 4 (or faster) to get you from New York to London in an hour. Now designer Charles Bombardier is talking about …

Germany is ready to switch on its stellarator fusion reactor

Even with recent pushes to expand clean energy, most of modern society runs on fossil fuels. Scientists have been chasing the dream of clean nuclear …

The 26 happiest, richest, healthiest, and most crime-free countries in the world

Every year, the Legatum Institute, a London based think-tank releases its annual global Prosperity Index, a huge survey that ranks what it calls the most prosperous countries in the world.<p>The amount of money a country has is one factor of prosperity, but the Legatum Institute considered more than …

Humans created a new top predator that's taking over the Northeast — and that's just one example of the evolution we're driving

Evolution, it turns out, isn't the long, invisible process we once thought.<p>Instead, it's happening all around us, all the time, and we are its primary drivers.<p>Numbers of the coywolf, a new hybrid of the coyote and the wolf, likely just topped a million.<p>By shaping landscapes, dumping pollutants into …