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Sudan's Foreign Minister Denies War Crimes As UN Moves Toward New Sanctions

The United Nations Security Council threatened new sanctions Thursday against Sudan’s government, and United States Ambassador to the U.N., Samantha …

Sydney terror suspect 'tried to join Australian army'

<b>One of two men charged with planning a terror act in Sydney once tried to join the Australian army, his family says.</b><p>Omar Al-Kutobi wanted to become a soldier out of love for the country but his application was rejected two years ago, his father Ahmad says.<p>Mr Kutobi, 24, and Mohammad Kiad, 25, were …


Al Jazeera Journalists Held In Egypt Will Be Released On Bail

Mohamed Fahmy and Baher Mohamed are Al Jazeera journalists who were imprisoned in Egypt on charges of spreading false information. They were released Thursday.<p>View this post on Facebook<p>Al Jazeera journalists Mohamed Fahmy and Baher Mohamed — who are being retried in Egypt for allegedly aiding …

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Mueller possibly was paired with ISIS fighter

<b>(CNN) —</b> Kayla Mueller, an American aid worker and ISIS hostage whose death was confirmed by her family this week, might have been paired with a male ISIS fighter during her captivity, U.S. intelligence and government officials said Wednesday.<p>The officials, speaking on condition of anonymity, cited …


Yemen army base seized by Al-Qaeda linked fighters

<b>Al-Qaeda linked fighters have captured an army base in southern Yemen, militants and officials say, as the UN warns the country is "collapsing".</b><p>The Ansar al-Sharia group said they set off a bomb at the base in the central town Bayhan before capturing soldiers.<p>Last week, Shia Houthis ousted the …

Ukraine crisis: Poroshenko declares Russia conditions 'unacceptable'

Ceasefire will come into force on Sunday, but Hollande and Merkel say much work still to be done after marathon overnight negotiations<p>The leaders of Russia, Ukraine, France and Germany have reached a ceasefire deal after 17 hours of talks in Minsk, Belarus, on the Ukrainian conflict.<p>The ceasefire …

Beyond the Cronut: 15 Frankenpastries to Make at Home

Cupcakes are old news. The newest sugary sensation to sweep our fair city is the Cronut -- the croissant-doughnut hybrid created by Dominque Ansel at his SoHo bakery last month. With production of the pastry limited to 300 a day, Cronut mania has created long lines and even given rise to a seedy …


Pope Francis: not having children is selfish

Life rejuvenates and acquires energy when it multiplies, pontiff tells audience in St Peter’s Square<p>Pope Francis has chided couples who choose not to have children, saying the decision is a “selfish” act. The statement, made in his general audience in St Peter’s Square, will be seen as especially …

Josey Baker’s 10 Essential Tools for Baking Delicious Bread

<i>As home cooks, we rely on our instincts, our knowledge, and our curiosities -- but we also have to rely on our tools. Which is why we're asking the experts about the essential tools we need to make our favorite foods attainable in our own kitchens.</i><p><i>Today: Josey Baker makes delicious bread (and</i> …

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The 12 Craziest & Best Bloody Marys in America

<i>By: Adam Lapetina</i><p>If you're into brunching (some of us are, and others write huge diatribes against it), you know that one drink is heralded above all others in the cocktail arena: the Bloody Mary. It's perfect to enjoy with your eggs and toast, or, in more special and laudable cases, can be both …


How Do Pro Athletes Recover So Quickly?

Lindsey Vonn made history last month with her 64th World Cup win—the most ever for a female skier—after spending most of 2014 rehabbing a torn ACL. Even more remarkable: she had not one but <i>two</i> major knee surgeries in the past two years.<p>Many people who tear their ACLs are told it can take at least a …


17 of Our Favorite Fried Chicken Recipes

These 17 recipes for fried chicken are so crispy, so juicy, so flat-out tasty, you won’t believe you made it yourself.


What Is Sexy?

As a stylist, I'm fascinated by pop culture, and I'm always on the lookout for trends and inspiration for my clients. All too often, I'm just not seeing it. The media sets the standards of what is sexy. This standard has a tendency to cause young girls and grown women to believe that if you are not …

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