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Pentagon Names 10 ISIS Leaders Killed This Month

You know it’s a different kind of war when the Pentagon spends several minutes running down a list—by name, occupation and date of demise—of 10 …

Pearl Harbor Day remembers deadly attack | CNN Travel

Pearl Harbor

Coming soon: 9 outrageously designed luxury hotels | CNN Travel

(CNN) — Ever wish you could sleep underwater?<p>Or perhaps on a bed bobbing over a crystalline sea?<p>Get ready, because this is the future of the luxury hotel industry.<p>Though there are dozens of amazing hotel concept designs floating around the Internet, few will ever actually be constructed for various …

Skyscrapers

Easy Techniques to Improve Any Shrimp Recipe

I was raised in what you might call a shrimp cocktail family—each and every one of us is a complete fanatic. To this day, it's not uncommon for an oversize platter of poached shrimp and a bowl of horseradish-heavy cocktail sauce to stand in as my dinner. Unfortunately, not all shrimp cocktail is …

The Latest: Police: Suspect in church shooting mad at his ex

6:00 p.m.<p>Police say a man suspected of shooting three people in church was likely upset over a recent breakup and visitation issues with his son.<p>Selma police Lt. Curtis Muhannad says 26-year-old James Junior Minter is being held without bond in the shooting of his 24-year-old former girlfriend, his …

Disillusioned and self-deluded, Bowe Bergdahl vanished into a brutal captivity

JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-FORT SAM HOUSTON, Tex. — Army Pfc. Bowe Bergdahl was fed up. He was five weeks into a deployment in southeastern Afghanistan and frustrated with his mission and his leaders. He and his fellow soldiers weren’t going after the Taliban as aggressively as he wanted, and his sense …

Bowe Bergdahl

Kuwait sentences seven men to death for Shia mosque bombing

A Kuwaiti court has sentenced seven men to death, five of them in absentia, for their roles in the deadly bombing of a Shia mosque that was claimed by Islamic State.<p>Twenty-nine defendants, 22 mean and seven women, had been on trial on charges of helping a Saudi suicide bomber carry out the 26 June …

Extremism

10 Ways to Use Cooked Grilled Shrimp

Grilled shrimp is a great building block to use to make larger dishes. Here, ten ways to use fresh or leftover grilled shrimp.<p>Grilled shrimp is a …

Two women qualify as US army rangers

Two women have made military history after becoming the first female soldiers to pass the US army’s gruelling ranger course.<p>The two, along with 94 men, passed the 62-day leadership course, which teaches students “how to overcome fatigue, hunger and stress to lead soldiers during small unit combat …

Military

U.S. Military Helicopter Crashes Off Japan's Okinawa; 7 Injured

TOKYO — A U.S. military helicopter crash landed off the Japanese island of Okinawa on Wednesday, leaving seven people injured.<p>The UH-60 Black Hawk performed a "hard-deck landing" on the USNS Red Cloud, the U.S. Pacific Command said. Aerial footage broadcast by NHK showed the chopper with part of …

Military

America occupies the planet: The grim realities of our endless War on Terror

The Pentagon owns or rents over 700 bases in 130 countries — and that doesn’t include the *6,000* we have at home<p>As distinct from other peoples, most Americans do not recognize -- or do not want to recognize -- that the United States dominates the world through its military power. Due to government …

Feds: Mississippi couple planned honeymoon to join ISIS in Syria

<b>(CNN) —</b> "Our story will be that we are newlyweds on our honeymoon," the young woman allegedly wrote.<p>But in reality, according to a criminal complaint, she and her soon-to-be husband had a far more sinister trip in mind: flying from Mississippi to Europe, then traveling to Syria and joining ISIS.<p>Now …

Islamic State (ISIS)

Arlington Police Officer Who Killed Christian Taylor Is Fired

The Arlington, Texas, police recruit who fatally shot an unarmed college football player during a break-in at a car dealership early Friday has been fired for "exercising poor judgment," the police chief said Tuesday.<p>Christian Taylor, 19, was fatally shot by Arlington Police Officer Brad Miller, …

Law Enforcement

ISIS’s Plans to Blow Up Queen This Saturday

A royal assassination plot is being orchestrated from Syria by ISIS commanders, according to reports.<p>British adherents of ISIS are planning to blow …

Terrorism

How to Make Your Very Own Milk and Cookie Shot

Last year on March 14th, Dominique Ansel (the genius behind the Cronut) shattered our perception of milk and cookies by unveiling the chocolate chip cookie shot, a shot glass made of chocolate chip cookie and filled with milk. Since then, multiple YouTube channels, food blogs, and even Spoon …

Yazidi Child Soldiers Take Revenge on ISIS

A year ago, the U.S. went back to Iraq to defend the Yazidis. Now the youngest of them, coached by a Marxist terrorist organization, are training to …

Middle East

An 'unarmed' white teen was shot dead by police. His family asks: Where is the outrage?

Zachary Hammond was on a first date when he was fatally shot by a police officer in his car during a drug bust in South Carolina, his family says.<p>At the time the 19-year-old was shot and killed, his date, Tori Morton, was eating an ice cream cone, according to the family's attorney, Eric …

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Sql

11 Peach Pies You Need For Summer

<i>Header image: Peach Pie with Pecan Streusel from CHOW</i>Not many desserts scream summer as loud as an amazing peach pie. Perfectly ripe peaches (or …

Food

Take It Outside: How to Use a Propane Burner to Cook Your Way Through Summer

Open-air cooking bliss is just a simple—but insanely powerful—backyard propane burner away.<p>If your home kitchen is equipped with a restaurant-quality range and a hood capable of venting a small forest fire, you can stop reading now. If, on the other hand, your stove looks like most of ours—as in …

Cooking

15 Umami-Packed Seaweed Recipes, Because the Leafy Greens of the Sea Deserve Love, Too

Because the vegetables of the sea deserve some love, too.<p><b>Wakame, arame, kelp, hijiki</b>—we'll never turn down a chance to get our fill of the <i>other</i> leafy greens. These 15 awesome seaweed recipes are about to bring some serious umami into your cooking repertoire.

Seaweed

These Middle Eastern Salad Recipes Make Tomatoes the Star

Summer's blistering heat pays its dividends in August when sweet, juicy tomatoes hit the market. For a few weeks each year, tomatoes are so good that it's almost criminal to use them in dishes where they are the supporting actor. Husband and wife duo Itamar Srulovich and Sarit Packer give tomatoes …

Turkey is 'playing a dangerous game' with ISIS — and what comes next could make it worse

And what happens next will determine just how messy Ankara's Syria policy has become.<p>This week's dramatic reversal came after a suicide bomber killed 32 activists in the southeastern town of Suruc, just across the border from the embattled city of Kobani, Syria. The bombing was tied to the Islamic …

Middle East

How Turkey will change the war against ISIS

Now, however, Turkey has moved considerable forces south, has closed off the final sections of its border adjacent to Islamic State positions in Syria and has opened Incirlik air base — and possibly other air bases for primary or emergency use — to US-led coalition aircraft. Moreover, Turkey has …

Jail releases more footage of Sandra Bland before her death

HEMPSTEAD, Texas (AP) — Texas authorities on Tuesday released several hours of footage showing Sandra Bland during her three days in jail, saying …

Crime