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People Are "Dying" to Get Their Hands on This Crumbling Mansion

It can be yours — if you don't mind a little ghoulish company.<p>Halloween is coming early this year to Ottawa, Illinois, where a beautiful (but dilapidated) mansion awaits a brave new owner who wouldn't mind sharing it with a spirit or two. People are dying — quite literally — to get their hands on …

Why Isis fights | Martin Chulov

Jihadi fighters in Iraq and Syria reveal the apocalyptic motivations of the militant movement that has hijacked the Syrian uprising – and transformed the Middle East<p>For more than a century, Dabiq was one of northern Syria’s forsaken villages, a speck on a vast agricultural plain between the Turkish …

War

10 Things To Do To Change Your Life Forever

Do these 10 things to change your life forever and for the better. Achieve your dreams and never give up with these tips!

Why no man in his right mind should ever build his own house

Many of us dream of building our own properties, like those brave souls on Grand Designs. But if we knew the reality we'd never start such a painful enterprise, says Neil Lyndon<p>“A man,” according to a Czech maxim, “ought to build a house, father a family and plant a tree.”<p>What those gnomic Czechs …

This Washi Tape Hack Is the Easiest Home DIY Ever

It can be downright daunting to DIY furniture. It’s Big Important Purchase stuff you need to use every day, and possibly the focal point of any given room. Building from scratch can sometimes require equipment and tools you’re not sure how to use. But that doesn’t mean you have to accept your …

38 Gorgeous Shoes Spotted On The Streets Of New York City

Fashion week street style has become <i>way</i> more than a phenomenon: It's a lifestyle. All the details (from the outfit to the hairstyle to the …

Smoking Doesn’t Kill Them: The Strange Science of the Longevity Gene

Why do some cigarette smokers live to old age while others die young? Scientists are getting closer to an answer.<p>It’s a well-established fact that …

Five fitness tips that could prevent poor health in retirement

The problem with fat (subcutaneous not dietary) is that it encourages binary thinking. If you can fit into an aeroplane seat or those jeans you've had for a decade, it's easy to assume you're winning: you aren't part of this obesity crisis everyone's talking about, and nobody's going to make a …

FIRST LISTEN: Hear Elvis Presley and Michael Bublé's Duet of 'Fever'

Elvis Presley and Michael Bublé fans are about to catch a “Fever” – the crooners are featured on a new duet of the classic song, and PEOPLE has an …

Somalis in Minnesota question counter-extremism program targeted at Muslims

Hibaaq Osman has a glow that changes the energy in a room, or in her case, the energy of the restaurant her family owns in Karmel mall, the oldest Somali mall in Minneapolis. The cafe is right near the mosque on the top floor of the building, past rows of entrepreneurs selling wares in individual …

Nana's Million Dollar Cake

<i>This post may contain affiliate links. Please see our full Disclosure Policy for details.</i><p><i>This Million Dollar Cake is a light, refreshing</i> …

A comic that accurately sums up depression and anxiety — and the uphill battle of living with them

Sarah Flanigan has been fighting depression since she was 10 years old and anxiety since she was 16. <b>"I wish everyone knew that depression is not</b> …

22 Quotes From Albert Einstein to Take You Inside His Mind

Albert Einstein is arguably the most famous physicist of all time. His theory of relativity forever changed the way we perceive the world and opened …

Are Peter Singer’s ideas too dangerous to hear? | The Star

“Some think Singer has gone too far and some think that he has not gone far enough.”<p>Anthony Skelton<p>Western University philosophy professor, on the …

Health Care

Chocolate Buttermilk

<b>Author Notes:</b> Decadent and intensely fudgy, this brownie uses a riff on the simple one-bowl Baker's chocolate brownie recipe for the base. I topped it with a tangy, sweet chocolate buttermilk frosting. They are better when chilled slightly—but it's hard to wait that long to take a bite! —Posie …

Dessert

Ben Affleck And Jennifer Garner Reunite And Take The Kids To Church

We're not sure if Jennifer Garner will ever forgive Ben Affleck for allegedly banging their nanny, but with them spending this much time together, it …

14 Things You Didn’t Realize You Could Do to Pay off Debt

DISCLOSURE:<p>Some of the links in this post are from our sponsors. We’re letting you know because it’s what Honest Abe would do. After all, he is on …

Mediacorp

'You Americans Have No Idea' - Another Open Letter, This Time From Canada & This One Hurts

<b>The Canadian letter to the editor heard ’round the world.</b><p>Just when you think it’s okay to open your eyes again – THIS.<p>The following letter was …

Exhibit's CT-scanned mummies give new look at old world

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ever wonder what's really underneath that 5,000-year-old mummy's elaborate wrapping? There will be a rare chance to find out when …

An architecture firm has an idea to turn the world’s oldest subway system into a giant moving sidewalk

A "travelator" is merely standard British English for the kind of moving walkway you find in the world's airports, but here it lends an appropriately sci-fi ring to the idea, which has roots in the underground cities imagined by writers such as Isaac Asimov and H.G. Wells.

January 2015

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Here are the top 8 Rock 'n' Roll death conspiracies

I love a good conspiracy theory.<p>I mean, don’t get me wrong: I’m not into the loose-cannon, feverishly paranoid, life-is-one-big-false-flag thinking …

Justin Timberlake & Jimmy Fallon: Single Ladies dance at U.S. Open

Justin Timberlake and Jimmy Fallon didn’t include any Beyoncé in their latest History of Rap, but the pair still managed to dance to Queen Bey in …

Jimmy Fallon, Justin Timberlake get fresh with 'History of Rap 6' on 'Tonight'

Oh, we're all so old! Is it already time for "History of Rap 6"? Well, if you watched "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" Wednesday night, the answer was: Heck, yes!<p>A visit from Justin Timberlake is always terrific on "Tonight," because Fallon and Timberlake are quickly becoming the Jerry …

Justin Timberlake

Ellen DeGeneres gets lippy with Jimmy Fallon in epic lip-sync battle

The Hardest Working Man in Late Night (trademark pending), Jimmy Fallon, paired with the Funniest Woman in Daytime Wednesday in an epic lip-sync battle that will live through the ages!<p>Or at least in reruns.<p>When Ellen DeGeneres visited "Tonight," there were any number of amazing, goofy things Fallon …

Lip Sync Battle

Mystery surrounds hallucinatory chaos at German homeopathy conference

Police unsure if the incident, where 29 homeopaths were found to be intoxicated with LSD-like drug, was an accident or experiment gone wrong<p>Police investigating a mass intoxication of a homeopathy conference in Germany with psychedelic drugs have said they still do not know nearly a week later …

Homeopathy