Lisa Kipfer

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These Are America's Coolest Ghost Towns

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United States

At least 17 dead as flooding threat persists in South Carolina | Reuters

COLUMBIA, S.C. (Reuters) - Flooding from historic rainfall in South Carolina claimed two more lives on Wednesday, and the threat of further inundation from swollen rivers and vulnerable dams put already ravaged communities on edge.<p>A car that was stranded is submerged in floodwaters along Lee's …

Weather

20 awesome photos of extreme latte art

Recent surveys have even shown that some people are willing to pay more for an especially creative latte.<p>In August, the Journal of Sensory Studies published the findings of an online survey whose respondents were willing to pay up to 13% more for a cup of coffee with latte art than for a cup that …

Coffee

Luxury Cars on Display in UK

Classic Cars

Islamic State destroys fifth-century monastery in central Syria

Photos on social media show bulldozers demolishing ancient Saint Eliane monastery near Qaryatain, which Isis captured in early August<p>Islamic State has demolished a monastery founded more than 1,500 years ago in central Syria, near a town where the extremists abducted dozens of Christians earlier …

Human Rights

11 Reasons Avocado Lovers Are Winning At Life

There's more to this fruit than guacamole, though that's enough.<p>Avocado lovers are a special kind of person. They might start their day with this green fruit in a smoothie or on toast; they might add some sliced on top of their lunchtime salad; they might even work one into their dessert. Any way …

Healthy Eating

10 Ways You've Never Thought To Use Your Microwave

You already use your microwave for these excellent recipes. But did you know it can be the key to a cheap, at-home latte? Here, ten new ways to use your kitchen's most versatile appliance.<p><b>To Cook Corn</b><p>This is kind of life-changing. <b>How to do it</b>.<p><b>To Toast Coconut</b><p>Use the same method to toast raw nuts.</b> …

10 things in tech you need to know today

<b>1.</b><b>Hackers have released another dump of data from extramarital affairs site Ashley Madison — twice the size of the first one.</b> This new trove appears to include company emails and other internal data.<p><b>2. European authorities are ordering Google to remove links to news stories about the fact that</b> …

Surface Pro 4

A Pakistani Terrorist Got a Bollywood Film Banned for Showing Him in a Bad Light

An Indian movie set to be released next week was banned in Pakistan on Thursday at the behest of wanted terrorist Hafiz Saeed, who filed a plea in …

Is there life on Jupiter's moons? Juice may hold the key

<b>London (CNN) —</b> Could the mysterious moons of Jupiter be hiding habitable zones under their icy crusts?<p>The Rosetta mission's startling discovery that Comet 67P contains multiple organic compounds that make up the building blocks of life adds weight to a theory that Earth may have been seeded with …

Universe

7 Easy Slow Cooker Pasta Sauces to Last You All Week

<i>Header image: Slow Cooker Beef Goulash from CHOW</i>Generally speaking, pasta isn’t the sort of dish you turn to when you’re looking for a big, …

Food

Beheaded Scholar Refused To Tell ISIS The Location Of Hidden Antiquities

"He told me, 'I was born in Palmyra and will stay in Palmyra and will not leave even if costs me my blood.'"<p>He was nicknamed “Mr. Palmyra” after the ancient Syrian city whose excavation and preservation he had dedicated most of his life to.<p>Family, friends and colleagues say it was this very …

9 arrested in St. Louis protest over shooting

ST. LOUIS — Police made nine arrests and used tear gas to clear a street when about 150 people gathered Wednesday evening to protest a shooting earlier in the day that left a black suspect dead.<p>The crowd ignored police commands and threw glass bottles and rocks at officers, St. Louis Police Chief …

Law Enforcement

About Kasbah du Toukbal

In 1989, two British brothers were visiting a Berber mountain guide in Morocco’s High Atlas Mountains, when they set their sights on a ruined Kasbah …

Trails

Coconut Milk and Curry Make for Juicy, Flavor-Packed Chicken Kebabs

If kebabs were the cast of a high school coming-of-age movie, beef would be that kid who has the looks <i>and</i> the substance to back them up, pork would be the goofy-yet-lovable fat kid, and vegetables might be the nerd with the heart of gold. So where does that leave chicken breast? Chicken is the …

Will Rising Wages Lead to Restaurants Full of Robots?

With minimum wages rising in cities across the country — Birmingham, Ala., is the latest to approve a hike — some industry insiders worry about potential unintended consequences. One result might be a dystopian future where robots an computers take orders, cook food, and deliver it, writes the</i> …

Episode 23: The Best New Restaurants in America

We just named the best new restaurants in America. Listen up!<p>It's that time of the year when we announce the 10 best new restaurants in America. Listen up to learn about the places you most definitely need to make some reservations at (well, if they take them...). Host and editor-in-chief Adam …

Podcasting

20 things Romanians say when they’re pissed

1. “Maybe I’ll smash your haircut.” (Poate ţi-o iei în freză)<p>If you keep annoying me, I might smash your face. But if you want to argue with me, your …

The Creamiest, Dreamiest Frostings and Icings Around

Let's get some cupcakes up in here: These homemade icing and frosting recipes are what dreams are made of.<p><b>Cakes are better with it.</b> Cupcakes need it. You know you love it: Here are our best recipes for frostings, icings, and glazes.

Dessert

7 Fish Dinners That Take 30 Minutes or Less

We've done the research for you and rounded up the best ways to get your Omega-3s and fatty acids in less time than a Seinfeld rerun. Here, the most delicious--and fastest--fish recipes.<p><b>Black Bass with Scallion Chile Relish (15 minutes). Get the recipe.</b><p><b>Arctic Char with Tangy Yogurt Sauce (30</b> …

Konfitüre aus Brombeeren und Johannisbeeren

1.Beeren verlesen, waschen und gut abtropfen lassen. Beeren mit einer Beerenpresse entsaften2.Gelierzucker, Beerensaft und Likör verrühren, aufkochen …

Essen

Beste Guacamole + Gewinner.

Schnelle Low-Carb Rezepte

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Leichte asiatische Sommerküche

Sommerrollen sind eine leckere Variante zum Klassiker Frühlingsrollen, das Gurkencurry ein wunderbar saftiges Sommergericht und das …

Islamismus: Wow! | ZEIT ONLINE

Die Taliban des zerschlagenen Islamischen Emirats Afghanistan finden den "Islamischen Staat" brutal. Moment! Noch einmal. Ganz langsam: Die Taliban …