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A Suspect Is In Custody After Eight Are Killed During A Shooting Spree In Mississippi

WARNING: Details about the crime and incident below may be graphic or disturbing to some<p>A string of shootings in Brookhaven, Mississippi on Saturday night left eight people dead, including a sheriff’s deputy. A suspect is in custody according to The Washington Post, but police are saying it is …

Crime

Why Everyone You Know Is Suddenly Going to Todos Santos, Mexico

There are a lot of unmarked roads in Mexico’s Baja California Sur. You see them from the smooth highway that connects the sleepy town of Todos Santos to the glossy resorts of Los Cabos an hour south, their dusty trails carving mysterious paths through fields dotted with tall saguaro cacti. They …

The 1-Pan, 3-Ingredient, High-Protein Recipe You Can Eat Any Meal of the Day

Looking for an easy high-protein, high-fiber meal that's perfect for breakfast, lunch, or dinner? All you need for this recipe are basically three ingredients, one pan, and your oven.<p>For just over 400 calories, this roasted tofu, sweet potato, and bell pepper dish offers 34 grams of protein and 7.9 …

Food

The Pittsburgh Steelers And Baltimore Ravens Unveil Latest 'Color Rush' Uniforms In Christmas Football Special

The Pittsburgh Steelers (9-5) host their rival Baltimore Ravens (8-6) on Christmas with playoff implications and the AFC North on the line. The Steelers come into the game after winning five straight including four of those on the road, while the Ravens are clinging to playoffs hopes after winning …

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WASHINGTON, Dec 9 (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama ordered intelligence agencies to review cyber attacks and foreign intervention into the 2016 election and deliver a report before he leaves office on Jan. 20, homeland security adviser Lisa Monaco said on Friday.<p>Monaco told reporters the …

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ISLAMABAD, Dec 7 (Reuters) - There are unlikely to be any survivors from a Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) plane carrying about 40 people that crashed on Wednesday in a mountainous northern region, a government official at the crash site said.<p>PIA said its plane lost contact with the control …

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<b>U.S. seeks to reassure Beijing after Trump call with Taiwan leader</b><br>The White House said on Monday it had sought to reassure China after President-elect Donald Trump's phone call with Taiwan's leader last week ... read more.<p><b>Grammy Nominations: Full list of nominees for 59th annual awards</b> <br>Adele and …

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ATLANTA (Reuters) - A Georgia man was sentenced on Monday to life in prison plus 32 years for intentionally leaving his toddler son to die inside a sweltering sport utility vehicle on a summer day.<p>A jury of six men and six women convicted Justin Ross Harris, 35, last month on all eight counts in …

Crime

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With the death toll of the Oakland, California fire continuing to grow, the local district attorney's office has dispatched a criminal investigation team to look into the tragedy.<p>"When you have the amount of victims that we have, you don't rule anything out," Sgt. Ray Kelly of the Alameda County …

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These Were the Biggest Cocktail Trends of 2016

How many have you tried?<p>This may go down as the year everybody needed a drink or three, which may not be such a bad thing considering the number of exciting trends that hit the bar scene this year. There's still a little time left before the ball drops in Times Square, so if you still haven't …

The Benefits of Anamu

Anamu is a plant used in herbal medicine. Also known as <i>Petiveria alliacea</i>, it's long been used in certain systems of folk medicine to strengthen the …

Immune System

Step Inside Giorgio Armani's Two-Story Farmhouse in Italy

A manicured lawn and large shade trees introduce the fashion designer's two-story farmhouse, located a block from the sea on the Versilia coast of Italy<p><i>This article originally appeared in the December 2004 issue of Architectural Digest.</i><p>Giorgio Armani, the designer whose creations are at the same …

Architecture

Inspiration To Arrange Minimalist Bathroom Designs With Backsplash Decorating Ideas - RooHome | Designs & Plans

Roohome.com – Decorating bathroom is not too difficult if you already know the suitable design that you will apply in. But for you who still looking …

20 Birch Decor DIYs to Get Your Home Ready for Fall

Attractive, versatile and easy to work with, natural wood is the perfect material to cozy up your home for cooler weather. With its light color and organic texture, a few raw wood accents add a certain cool factor in an instant, whether you go for a new candle centerpiece or a set of vases for your …

Decorations

For Soft Light (and Farmhouse Vibes), DIY Rustic Burlap Roller Shades

At 23, I moved to Brooklyn naïve and frugal. “You need window treatments,” my mom insisted, but I demurred. I like to wake up to sunlight. There’s a lush green tree outside my window. If I can’t see my neighbors, they can’t see me.<p>Come winter, I could see my neighbors.<p>I bought flimsy cellular …

37 Ways To Disguise The Ugliest Parts Of Your Home

People are going to think you run a lifestyle blog (or something).

DIY Fake Fireplace Facades + Faux Mantel Makeovers

Fireplaces — even non-working ones — have a way of instantly warming up a room (at least aesthetically) and adding instant architectural character. …

Turn Mason Jar Lids Into Household Heroes With These Hacks

Pour, store, and more.<p>View this post on Facebook<p>Mason jar<br>Empty salt container<p>Scissors<p>Handheld power drill with a 5/16 drill bit<p>5/16 grommet<p>Box of matches<p>⅜ circle drill saw<p>Soap pump lid from an old dispenser<p>Hot glue<p>Salt/Sugar Dispenser<p>1. Trace the lid of your mason jar on the cap of your salt …

How to Decorate with High-Impact Wall Art

Spencer Rudin of A. Rudin shares his tips on scale, framing options, and how to go big even in the most minimalist of spaces<p>For the avid and burgeoning collector alike, decorating can present a difficult puzzle: How best to display work you love while maintaining a distinct design style and not …

Home Decorating

This Stunning House Was Made Entirely From The Remains Of A Demolished Office Building

The posh “House of Rolf” was gutted and refurbished using materials salvaged from an office building next door.<p>Ah, the Netherlands. A land of wealth and good taste where even a demolished office building can get a second life as a sunny bungalow worthy of an eight-page spread in a shelter magazine. …

Swanky modern party house in the woods asks $2.4M

A ‘60s gem reborn<p><i>Have a nomination for a jaw-dropping listing that would make a mighty fine House of the Day? Get thee to the</i> <i>tipline</i> <i>and send us your suggestions. We'd love to see what you've got.</i><p><b>Location:</b> Owings Mills, Maryland<p><b>Price:</b> $2,400,000<p>Who knew that in secluded woodlands just 20 miles …

Architecture

How Much Does It Cost to Build a Tiny House?

So you binge-watched "Tiny House Hunters" and "Tiny House, Big Living" until you can't watch any more, and you've decided to go for it: You want to trade down from the average 2,400-square-foot home to a mini version of just 400 square feet or less.<p>There's no doubt, tiny houses are hugely popular …

Hurricane Matthew storm surge a threat as it moves up coast: What we know now

Hurricane Matthew is the most powerful storm to threaten the Southeast coast in more than a decade. Here's what we know:<p>Where is the storm now?<p>Matthew continues to head north toward the South Carolina coast. The National Hurricane Center downgraded the storm to a Category 2 hurricane earlier …

Weakened Hurricane Matthew still deadly as it buffets U.S. Southeast | Reuters

CHARLESTON, S.C./SAVANNAH, Ga. (Reuters) - Hurricane Matthew slammed into South Carolina on Saturday, packing a diminished yet still potent punch after killing almost 900 people in Haiti and causing major flooding and widespread power outages as it skirted Florida and Georgia.<p>Now weakened, the most …

The 12 most underrated horror movies you need to watch this Halloween - Features - Alternative Press

<i>Sharktopus</i><p>Sharknado has taken over the B-movie genre over the past few years, leaving SyFy’s extensive catalog of monster movies deep in the shadows, …

Clinton on foundation attacks: 'I know there's a lot of smoke, and there's no fire'

<b>(CNN) —</b> Hillary Clinton slammed Donald Trump and issued a strong defense of the Clinton Foundation Wednesday amid the Republican nominee's claims that she used public office for personal gain.<p>Speaking to CNN's Anderson Cooper in her first national news interview in nearly a month, Clinton pushed …

Attack on American University in Afghanistan leaves 13 dead

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A brazen, hours-long militant attack on the American University of Afghanistan ended early Thursday after at least 13 …