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We Love Europe... But Here's What Every EU Country Is the Worst At

<i>Images courtesy of Thrillist</i><p>By Kate Peregrina<p>The European Union has 28 member countries. And kinda like Captain Planet, when their powers combine, …

'Miracle' tech turns water into fuel

German cleantech company Sunfire GmbH has unveiled a machine that converts water and carbon dioxide into synthetic petroleum-based fuels.<p>If we're going to make a move away from fossil fuels, it's not going to happen overnight; too much of our existing infrastructure and technology is based on coal …

Israeli demolition of Palestinian home follows synagogue attack

A thunderous explosion and the crunch of collapsing masonry early Wednesday heralded the revival of what had been a largely abandoned Israeli tactic: the demolition of family homes of Palestinians who stage attacks against Jews.<p>Less than 24 hours after four religious scholars were killed while at …

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Tony Abbott steps back from promise to ‘shirtfront’ Vladimir Putin over MH17

PM says talks with Russian leader over downing of Malaysia Airlines flight ‘only part of’ Australia’s Apec and G20 agenda<p>The Australian prime minister, Tony Abbott, has stepped back from his earlier promise to “shirtfront” the Russian president, Vladimir Putin, over Moscow’s response to the downing …

U.S., allies launch barrage of airstrikes against Islamic State

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States and its allies launched a barrage of attacks against Islamic State over the weekend, conducting 23 air strikes in Syria and 18 in Iraq against the militant group since Friday, U.S. Central Command said.<p>Slideshow (3 Images)<p>In a statement, U.S. Central Command …

Travel Well for Less: How to Save on Accommodations

Ever wonder why someone else always seems to get a better deal for their hotel or travel accommodation than you do? Well, there are lots of ways to score discounted (or even free) accommodations these days. We've done it ourselves in both our personal travel and for our work for International …

Bake up brunch without breaking a sweat with this easy overnight French toast recipe

Got overnight guests, family or friends who need an extra-special way to start their day? Prep this rich and decadent French toast the night before and you'll have a deluxe breakfast the next morning. With this easy baked method, you won't be stuck flipping toast at the griddle either — giving you …

The Unexpected Origins Of Chopsticks, And How You're Really Supposed To Use Them

The wooden set of paper-tucked utensils that are hastily shoved into a greasy Chinese food takeout bag have much more of a sophisticated history. The first-known chopsticks were found in tombs in the Henan province, located in a central part of China. They were initially used for cooking -- made of …

It's Kendall Jenner's Birthday! She Is 19 | InStyle.com

1. October 1, 2014<p>The model paired a plunging, flouncy black blouse with a matching pair of black trousers and black heels for the <i>CR Fashion Book</i> …

Lena Dunham Defends Herself After Being Accused of Molesting Her Sister

Lena Dunham is fighting back at critics who accused her of molesting her younger sister based on a story in her book, <i>Not That Kind of Girl</i>.<p>The …

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Virgin Galactic space plane's re-entry system activated early, say investigators

Safety board chairman says premature deployment of feathering system ‘a statement of fact and not a statement of cause’<p>Virgin Galactic’s space plane broke apart in mid-air seconds after its re-entry system deployed prematurely in an accident on Friday that killed one of its pilots and left another …

Chris Rock jokes about Boston Marathon bombing and 9/11 on 'SNL'

Chris Rock stirred up some controversy by pushing comedic boundaries on <i>Saturday Night Live</i>.<p>After leaving the cast more than 20 years ago, comedian Chris Rock came back to <i>SNL</i> on November 1 to host the show.<p>In his opening monologue, Chris brought up the 2013 Boston marathon bombing after bringing up …

These Are The Most All-American Towns Around

The idea of an "All-American" town might be a quaint notion in the 21st century, but they do still certainly exist across this land of ours. They can be found, too, in every corner of the country, from New York to California.<p>Leave it to the folks at National Geographic to come up with a list of the …

Prince Is Making Saturday Night Live History! Celebrate with His 15 Best Purple Looks

Prince is set to make history on this week's episode of <i>Saturday Night Live</i>! In true form, the artist will do things his own way—instead of two …

Scientists Hope To Extend Your Dog's Life With Anti-Aging Pill

You may not need to go all "Pet Sematary" to keep Fido around.<p>The quest to find the Fountain of Youth is still alive and well. But today, its pursuers are molecular biologists rather than conquistadors, and instead of a fountain, the key to long-lasting life may come in the form of a simple …

Longtime Pro Bowl CB Champ Bailey retires

It took until his 15th season for Champ Bailey to reach a Super Bowl, and it would end up being the final game of his storied career.<p>The longtime NFL cornerback has decided to retire his agent, Jack Reale, revealed Tuesday.<p>The Denver Broncos released the 12-time Pro Bowler after 10 seasons in March …

Windowless Airplanes Of The Future Look Exciting... And Terrifying

There's some new concept art out showing a possible airplane of the not-too-distant future. And depending on how you feel about flying, these images will either be exhilarating or terrifying.<p>The new aircraft design concept from the Centre for Process Innovation (CPI) does away with tiny airplane …

The 16 Best International Restaurant Chains, Ranked

By: Adam Lapetina<p>Take a drive through America, and you'll find it dotted with familiar signage: "McDonald's", "Wendy's", "Taco Bell", "Caution: Unfinished Bridge". Rarely will you come across a chain restaurant you haven't seen before. But unless you've toured around the world (from London to the …

10 Ways to Tone Up Without Killing Yourself at the Gym

<i>Every Monday we tap an industry expert for tips that only insiders know. This week Brooke Siler, Pilates pioneer and author of 'The New York Times' best-seller 'The Pilates Body: The Ultimate At-Home Guide to Strengthening, Lengthening and Toning Your Body- Without Machines', explains that it is</i> …

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