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Beheadings, Video Raise Specter of ISIS on March in Afghanistan

KABUL — The beheadings of women and a child by ISIS-linked militants in Afghanistan and a propaganda video showing extremists overrunning an army base have raised fears that the group's supporters are tightening their grip on parts of the country.<p>The seven civilians beheaded were Hazaras, an ethnic …

Funerals held for victims of terror attack in Turkish border town

<b>Suruc, Turkey (CNN) —</b> Funerals were held Tuesday for victims of a blast that ripped through a rally in the Turkish border town of Suruc a day earlier -- an attack suspected to have been carried out by an ISIS suicide bomber.<p>At least 31 people were killed in the explosion -- one of the deadliest …

Urban Without Limits: Finding Adventure in America's Big Cities

Urban life is a thrill, but it can lose its luster when you're stuck in the same old routine. This month, we remake the metropolis in our own active image, celebrating the new, the cool, and the classic, with an emphasis on nonstop adventure, sports, and style. Join the revolution: <i>Outside</i> is going …

Staples hack exposes 1.2 million credit cards

After a two-month wait, Staples on Friday evening announced hackers broke into its computers and stole data on 1.16 million shoppers' credit cards and debit cards.<p>Staples first announced it was investigating a potential data breach in the Northeast in October. Staples released details of its …

Sony exec fires back at President Obama

Sony Entertainment CEO Michael Lynton, denying that the studio had "caved" by scrapping next week's opening of "The Interview," fired back Friday after President Obama said the studio had "made a mistake."<p>In an interview with CNN's Fareed Zakaria, Lynton also reopened the door to a future release …