Lisa Pleski

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After 54 years, mountaineers find wreckage of plane crash that killed soccer stars

The discovery of twisted pieces of aircraft fuselage high in the Chilean Andes has apparently ended a 54-year aviation and sporting mystery.<p>Mountaineers say that they have found the wreckage of a plane that crashed more than half a century ago, killing 24 people, including eight members of the …

Pilot work limits divert American flight

<b>(CNN) —</b> First, it was the snowy weather.<p>An American Airlines flight trying to leave Boston on Sunday night was delayed for about 2½ hours before it finally took off at 10:52 p.m.<p>The crew of American Flight 223 knew hours before takeoff that they couldn't go the distance to Los Angeles.<p>The first …

Flying

14 Great Dips for Game Day

Gallery14 Great Dips for Game Day<p>If you're watching football, it's essential to have the perfect dip on hand. When tensions are running high, you need to be able to reach your chip into a delicious dip without peeling your eyes away from the screen. You need to know it'll be just right: gooey, …

Cooking

Little-Known Second Verses of 10 Children's Songs

Either I had a really short attention span as a kid and never made it past the first verse of a song (which is entirely possible), or there are some …

Should You Go Gluten-Free?

Feeling bloated and fatigued, with a side of digestive upset? Something or someone—a friend, the latest <i>New York Times</i> bestseller, Miley Cyrus—is …

9 Healthy Juicing Recipes That Taste Amazing

Whatever your New Year’s resolutions, at least one of them probably included the word “healthier.” Fortunately, juicing is a simple way to pack more …

11 Soup Recipes to Keep You Warm and Kick the Winter Blues

Winter can be a depressing time, especially if we aren’t spending it at the ski resort. Bitter cold and a lack of daylight can really get you down in …

8 American Sea Salts Worth Sprinkling on Lots of Foods

Maldon isn't the only sea salt in the world, you know. Some of the best flakes are now found on our very own shores<p>Maldon isn't the only sea salt in the world, you know. Some of the best flakes are now found on our very own shores.<p>1. Amagansett Sea Salt Co.<p><b>Origin:</b> Long Island, New York<p><b>Tasting …

San Francisco

What to Eat for an Upset Stomach

Got an upset stomach? Quit your bellyaching and eat one of these healing foods, like fennel and peppermint.<p>We've all been guilty—at least once or a dozen times—of overindulging. Whether it was one too many saucy Buffalo wings, a slice of chocolate cake that was a <i>little</i> too big, or we overdid it …

Food

Should nations just pay ISIS ransom?

<b>(CNN) —</b> The black-clad, masked British ISIS terrorist who has taken center stage in the group's hostage videos appeared in a new video on Tuesday threatening the lives of two Japanese hostages, Kenji Goto Jogo and Haruna Yukawa.<p>The terrorist explained that they would be executed in 72 hours if ISIS …

Japan ‘fighting against time’ to seek release of hostages held by Islamic State

Japan is doing all it can to free two hostages the Islamic State group is threatening to kill within 72 hours, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Wednesday, vowing never to give in to terrorism.<p>Abe returned to Tokyo from a six-day Middle East tour slightly ahead of schedule and convened a Cabinet …

Malaysian 777 Wreckage May Lie Miles Outside Search Area

The bulk of the missing Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200 may lie miles outside the current ocean floor search area , says Scott Carey, an underwater acoustics expert at Scripps Institution of Oceanography in San Diego.<p>“The water can play tricks on you,” said Carey, when asked about the four …