Marilu Montoya

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Turkey Waits, Watches as ISIS Pushes Toward Border

With plumes of smoke visible from across the Syrian border, Turkey has a front-row seat to the key battleground against ISIS: Kobani.<p>Refugees have flooded into Turkey, fleeing ISIS and pleading for more assistance for the Kurdish fighters battling to stave off the militants’ advance on the town …

The New Stress Solution

Feeling wrung out? Barring the off-chance you can drop everything and move to the South of France, check out this easy expert advice for how to keep calm.<p>As the clinical director of New York's buzzed-about YinOva Center, a holistic-based medical practice, Jill Blakeway has seen her share of strung …

Wellness

The Week in Review: Value of Sleep

We blame it on laziness, too much socializing or a late bedtime, but there is also some science involved in why teens just can’t wake up in the …

Sleep

Trio win medicine Nobel Prize for brain study

The American-British scientist John O'Keefe and Norwegian husband and wife, May-Britt Moser and Edvard Moser have been awarded the Nobel Prize for medicine.<p>The three were given the award on Monday for their work on discovering what has been described as the brain's inner "GPS system."<p>"The …

Alleged Madeleine McCann 'Troll' Brenda Leyland Found Dead

LONDON — A British woman who allegedly posted abusive tweets about the parents of Madeleine McCann has been found dead in a hotel room just days after she was confronted on live television. Brenda Leyland, 63, was stopped outside her home by Sky News and asked to explain her messages to the parents …

Pumpkin Bread With Browned Butter Drizzle

<i>This pumpkin bread recipe is packed with as much pumpkin as possible, making it unbelievably moist, dense, and fudgy. It's almost like biting into a piece of fudge! The browned butter glaze on top just makes things extra amazing!</i><p>Stop right there. Don't move an inch.<p>No, there is not a spider about …

The World's 18 Best Food Cities, Ranked

We spend a lot of time, here at Thrillist, trying to figure out the best things to eat. And we also spend a lot of time arguing about the places we'd want to live all over the world. So, we decided to take those two arguments and make a case for the 18 best cities on this planet to eat and drink. …

Flavors

13 Hummus Sandwiches That'll Solve All Your Lunch Problems

There's something about hummus that makes people fanatical. Whether it's made the traditional way with chickpeas and tahini, or if it's a little more daring with spicy add-ins, when someone likes hummus they really, <i>really</i> like it. It might be because it's oh so creamy. Or it could be because it's …

The 10 Most Important Things In The World Right Now

Good morning! Here's what you need to know for Monday.<p><b>1. Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff led in Sunday's first round of elections but,</b> after failing to win a majority of the vote, will have to run against pro-business candidate Aecio Neves in the second round of the contest on Oct. 26.<p><b>2. After</b> …

Wall Street

How to Sculpt Your 'Lady V' à la Kendall Jenner

It's the body part du jour...<p>With thigh-high dresses and side-slit skirts on the rise—just take a second look at Kendell Jenner's double-whammy in a revealing Fausto Puglisi dress—there's a new area to focus your workout on, the lady V. Stars such as Cameron Diaz, Gwyneth Paltrow and Demi Moore …

The Most Epic Celebrity Halloween Costume Ideas

A look back at some of the best celeb costumes over the years.<p>Whether you're looking for sultry, spooky, or silly, we're rounding up the best celebrity Halloween costumes for all your dress-up inspiration. From Heidi Klum's greatest over-the-top ensembles to the costumes referencing our favorite …

Halloween Costume

To Stop Data Theft, Let's Start Disconnecting Computers From The Internet

Back in the 1980s I was the networking editor at one of America’s top computer magazines and one of my jobs was to write profiles of corporate networks. One of those profiles was of the Adolph Coors Brewing Company of Golden, Colo., now known as Molson Coors Brewing. I visited the company’s one …

Coast Guard rescues man trying to run to Bermuda in inflatable bubble

A man who planned to run from Miami to Bermuda in an inflatable bubble was rescued this weekend off northern Florida, three days after the Coast Guard asked him to call off his trip, officials said.<p>The Coast Guard said it received a report Wednesday that Reza Baluchi was seen in his bubble, …

Coast Guard

Every Newly Emerging Disease Like Ebola Begins With a Mystery

One crucial factor in the epidemic spread of Ebola is poverty, says author of a new book about the disease.<p>Though Ebola is unlikely to gain a substantial foothold in the United States, even after the first U.S. diagnosis of an Ebola case this week, author David Quammen argues that our common …