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Look At These Photos Of Life Two Years After An ISIS Massacre

It's been two years since the Sinjar massacre in Iraq and the Yazidi community is still trying to move forward.<p>When ISIS captured the town of Sinjar in northern Iraq two years ago, thousands of people from the Yazidi community were trapped, including some 25,000 children. Thousands of men were …

Addiction has destroyed entire cities, yet we continue to fight a failed drug war

<b>To the editor:</b> Once again, the story is told in heartbreaking detail how OxyContin abuse has devastated the lives of addicts and their families. ("How black-market OxyContin spurred a town's descent into crime, addiction and heartbreak," July 10)<p>Similar stories have been written for decades about …

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Breitling Watches Demonstrates Trump-like View Of Women

First a response to Kirsty Russell, of Fawkham in the United Kingdom. I’m not surprised you’ve heard nothing from officials with Breitling, after you complained about the inappropriate sex-toy-like display at a Breitling shop in your neighborhood.<p>In its approach to women, the Swiss watch company is …

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The Waterhaus, a tiny sustainable prefab home | GreenPod

GreenPod Development is a prefab home builder in Port Townsend, Washington. As the name suggests, GreenPod places an emphasis on sustainable and …

What Apple Music can learn from Tidal

Nobody wants to buy music anymore. That's why the streaming music scene is such a big battlefield right now.<p>What does a streaming music service have to do to stick out? The same thing that Netflix, HBO, Hulu and Amazon do in video realm: focus on producing must-have content that you can't get …

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The pros and cons of dog walkers

If you’re a busy dog owner who works outside the home, making plans to take care of your pet’s daily needs is a continuing concern. Leaving for the office at 7:30 a.m. and getting home 11 or 12 hours later means that unless you’ve taught your dog how to use the toilet, you’re going to need some …

Massive Blaze Tears Through Russia's Ministry of Defense in Moscow | VICE News

Russia's Ministry of Defense went up in flames on Sunday, sending clouds of smoke billowing over Moscow. The cause of fire is still under investigation, but initial reports in Russian media have suggested it was accidental.<p>Major-General Igor Konashenkov told Russia's Interfax news agency that parts …

Four Daily Habits That Will Make You Happier

According to experts, the traditional formula for success may be backwards.<p>Do great work, you’ll get a promotion and then you’ll be happy. This is the mainstream formula for happiness.<p>We’re taught that working hard will lead to a great success and finally result in happiness. But happiness experts …

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6 weapons that allow the US to strike anywhere in the world

When America decides to strike back at a threat, it has a lot of response options.<p>Here are 6 of the weapons that allow the U.S. to hit an enemy from across the planet:

The Big Risk of Donald Trump's Fight With Apple

He wants to force Apple to build stuff in the U.S.<p><i>“I would come down so hard on him — you have no idea — his head would be spinning all of the way</i> …

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Does South Carolina really care that Donald Trump swears?

The Republican presidential contest is being conducted by a group of six men, all of whom are above the age of 11. As such, each is familiar with the English language’s various swear words and vulgarities, and each, we can assume, has at some point deployed one or all of those words himself.<p>One …

Doctor convicted of murder for patients' drug overdoses gets 30 years to life in prison

A judge on Friday sentenced a Rowland Heights doctor to 30 years to life in prison for the murders of three of her patients who fatally overdosed, ending a landmark case that some medical experts say could reshape how doctors nationwide handle prescriptions.<p>The sentence came after a Los Angeles …

Haunting drone footage shows the utter devastation of what used to be one of Syria's largest cities

Chilling drone footage shows the terrible impact the devastating Syrian civil war has had on the city of Homs.<p>Located in western Syria, Homs was a stronghold for groups opposed to the Assad regime and years of fierce fighting has left the city in ruins.<p>The footage was uploaded to YouTube on …

Open carry doesn’t increase public safety—it’s like “flashing around a diamond ring”

In the month since it became legal in Texas to visibly carry a handgun in public, over 3,000 businesses have posted signs banning the practice on their premises, according to Texas3006.com.<p>Meanwhile, a sign on display at a Houston barbecue joint encourages patrons to open carry.<p>“Firearms Welcome,” …

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It was so cold in Minnesota, the Vikings’ Gjallarhorn cracked in two

How cold was it in Minneapolis for Sunday’s Vikings-Seahawks playoff game? Cold enough to destroy the giant horn that Minnesota sounds to herald the entrance of its players onto the stadium field.<p>Yes, with temperatures dipping under zero, and wind chills effectively pushing them well below that, …

How drones are turning everyday citizens into superheroes

Most people associate consumer drone flight with cool aerial photography or video shooting. But people all around the world are stepping up to use their drones for good. Specifically, to aid in search and rescue missions.<p>But even though drones have successfully helped people in need, there are …

Mexican government Sinaloa cartel cooperation

A police officer stands guard at an entrance to a ranch where a firefight took place on Friday in Tanhuato, state of Michoacan, May 23, 2015. Government security forces killed 42 suspected drug cartel henchmen and suffered one fatality in a firefight. Reuters/Henry Romero<p>Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán, …

FAA Approves Test Flights for a Flying Car

Every day we get one step closer to living in an episode of the Jetsons.<p>The Federal Aviation Administration has approved test flights for an honest-to-goodness flying car. Patented in 2011, the TF-X is headed to the skies—in miniature form, at least—as an unmanned two-foot version of the aircraft, …

Putin Blasts Syria With New Stealth Missile—and Shows the World He Can Strike From 1,700 Miles Away

It wasn’t that long ago that the U.S. Air Force seemed to be the only one capable of attacking from half a continent away. Then came Russia’s …

The Next Cheap Android Phone Comes From...Pepsi?

It’s pretty easy to find a random Chinese Android phone to slap your brand on these days. So easy, in fact, that Pepsi is having a go.<p>Made by the …

Story of the Week: Droid Turbo 2 Better than Moto X Pure?

Not too long ago, Motorola and Verizon took to the stage of a small New York City venue to announce the new Droid Turbo 2 and Droid MAXX 2. While the …

A moment-by-moment breakdown of Miami's incredible, referee-aided, game-winning, 8-lateral TD

Miami made a miracle happen. Duke thinks it got robbed. What exactly happened?<p>Miami beat No. 22 Duke 30-27 on an eight-lateral, 97-yard kickoff …

How to avoid the curse of ransomware — software that forces you to pay money to unlock your computer

Criminals don't need to kidnap humans to extort money out of individuals or organizations. They've found something that's possibly just as valuable and can be much easier to obtain: your computer files.<p>Ransomware - a form of malware that infects a computer and encrypts all its files - is nothing …

The head-scratching reason there's no mental health apps

A few weeks ago, director of the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) Thomas Insel announced his departure from public service—and his move to …

Apple iOS 9.0.2 Has Three More Nasty Surprises

iOS 9.1 is breaking records, but arguably it still isn’t coming fast enough as yet more problems are being discovered with Apple’s troubled release of iOS 9.0.2…<p>In addition to numerous existing problems, including iMessage failures and system wide broken notifications and email, the official Apple …

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Amid Russian airstrikes, a Putin craze takes hold in Mideast

BEIRUT (AP) — Amid the ornate walls of Damascus' famed Omayyad Mosque, preacher Maamoun Rahmeh stood before worshippers last week, declaring Russian …

Sex In 2050: More Robots, Less Humans

Perhaps the biggest risk isn’t what a generation of childless robot humpers will do to society’s reproduction rates, but rather a future in which …

21 ways rich people think differently than the average person

That's what Napoleon Hill preached in his bestselling 1937 book "Think and Grow Rich," the culmination of his intensive study of more than 500 self-made millionaires.<p>Self-made millionaire Steve Siebold, who has interviewed 1,200 of the world's wealthiest people during the past three decades, …

Glenn Beck’s terrifying new book: 300 pages of Islamophobia dressed up as scholarship

The right-wing media giant released his latest book last month. It’s worth taking a look at what makes it so scary<p>Glenn Beck would like to tell you about Islam. Sure, he’s a walking conspiracy generator who’s been wrong nearly every time he parts his lips: wrong about Obama’s SS-like “civilian …