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US says IS damaged by coalition air strikes in Syria

<b>The US armed forces chief says Islamic State (IS) militants are being damaged by air strikes in Syria but air power alone is not enough to defeat them.</b><p>Gen Martin Dempsey said a political solution and a ground campaign would both be needed in Iraq and Syria.<p>Gen Dempsey said that up to 15,000 …

The Best Jeep That Jeep Doesn't Build

The American Expeditionary Vehicles' JK350, a thoroughly modified Jeep Wrangler Rubicon, vs. Daniel, the most insanely difficult trail in North Carolina's Uwharrie National Forest.<p><b>North Carolina's Uwharrie National Forest is</b> laced with off-road-vehicle trails, the most notorious of which, Daniel, …

Jeep Junkies: Drive until you break it ... then go again

Gannon Ward doesn't bother to take his Jeep off-road unless it's going to get his adrenalin flowing. That's why, on this day, he was talking on the phone from Moab, Utah, where he'd just completed one of the most thrilling rides of his life.<p>"I climbed up a rock face I'd say that was 80 degrees," he …

Vancouver

TravelPlaces of a Lifetime<p>Nestled on <b>British Columbia's</b> coast, Canada’s third largest city is known for its rich cultural offerings and easy access to the sea and mountains—"Just a 20-minute drive takes you to landscapes seemingly untouched by humankind," says local award-winning designer and …

Vancouver

Struck By Lightning on the Appalachian Trail

In 2009, a hiker named Becky Garris was struck by lightning in Vermont while hiking the Appalachian Trail. She woke up with a paralyzed right arm, and managed to get herself to the hospital. This is her story.