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What Is This Mysterious Bedroom Doing In Berlin’s Subway Tunnels?

These photos, sent anonymously to the <i>Berliner Zeitung</i> news site, may be part of an art project, a political statement, or a prank. The room, on the …

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Olympian Turned Vegas Escort Suzy Favor Hamilton: Why I Was Having Sex for Money

Suzy Favor Hamilton has spent most of her life running, not just as a former U.S. Olympian, but from facing her mental illness.<p>For the first time, …

How to Watch the World Championships: Day 1, August 22

Mo Farah will defend his 10,000-meter title, plus the men's marathon.<p>Two fascinating distance races—the 10,000 meters and the marathon—kick off day one at the IAAF World Championships in Beijing, China, on August 22.<p>Mo Farah of Great Britain will defend his title in the 10,000 meters, while the …

A year after Gaza war, Israel tests new anti-tunnel measures

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - A year after Hamas used cross-border tunnels to launch deadly attacks during the Gaza war, Israel is testing new techniques to detect the hidden passages as a “top priority”, sources say, but has yet to announce the system fully operational.<p>Beyond standard military secrecy, …

Rove reviews: Donald Trump, Rand Paul struggled at debate

<b>(CNN) —</b> Top political strategist for George W. Bush, Karl Rove was unimpressed with a couple of debate performances from Thursday night, critiquing the style and tone of Donald Trump and Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul.<p>The Kentucky senator "overreached," Rove said during Fox News' Kilmeade & Friends radio …

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US-led warplanes are pummeling the de facto ISIS capital like never before

The US-led coalition battling the Islamic State (also known as ISIS or ISIL) has dramatically intensified its air war against the militant group with strikes pummeling the group's de-facto capital of Raqqa, Syria.<p>Since Wednesday, the coalition has conducted aerial strikes against more than 70 ISIS …

Toni Leather Workshop in East Hollywood; Parachute Market in DTLA; More!

We round up the week's coolest events so you don't have to.<p><b>EAST HOLLYWOOD</b>—Leather bag and accessories designer Toni Truong is equally inspired by her materials and her surroundings in creating products for her eponymous line, Toni. Her city-saavy goods (including some of the coolest fanny packs and …

Family life: My mother, before she fled Prague, Blue Velvet by Lana Del Rey, and Dan’s Kentucky biscuits

Snapshot: My mother, weeks before she fled Prague<p>We had always had many photographs of my mother, Leah, and her family, as her father, Felix Seidemann, was a keen amateur photographer. After she died in September 2011, I found many more letters and photos. This picture says, in Leah’s handwriting, …

Lana Del Rey

Wedding Trends That Need to Be Retired

Every year the wedding rules seem to change, and while we love seeing certain trends stick around, there are ones that we just wish would go away. If you're planning your big day right now, here are some trends that we feel just aren't trendy anymore.<p><b>Cutesy favors that wind up in the garbage</b><p>If it's …

How to Make Homemade Pizza, Grandma Pie-Style

A chewy-crisp crust, endless topping ideas, and do-ahead ease. Pizza made in a sheet pan is the simplest, tastiest way to feed a crowd.<p><b>Those supremely thin, hearth-blistered pizzas</b> coming out of upscale pizzerias these days? We love ‘em, but trying to replicate the conditions of an 800-degree …