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Child Homelessness Hits Historic High

A study released by the American Institutes for Research and the National Center on Family Homelessness shows child homelessness has hit a record …

Ginger Bread Cupcakes with Cinnamon Cream Cheese Frosting

<b>If using the Babycakes Cupcake Maker</b> – fill each cupcake hole about halfway full with batter {following the machines directions} and cook until done …

Pomegranate Cheesecake

It’s safe to say that Cheesecake was an acquired taste for me. When I first moved to the United States I was introduced to a few types of American …

Legal action confirmed over gay marriage cake

The Equality Commission in Northern Ireland has confirmed it is to take legal action against a Christian run bakery over the firm’s refusal to bake a …

What's right (and wrong) with the new iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3

The iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3 will spearhead Apple's tablet push for the next year or so. Are the improvements enough to keep the iPad ahead of the …

Prison for Teen Who Lit "Agender" Youth's Skirt on Fire Thwarts Healing

The news of Richard Thomas' seven-year prison sentence raises fresh questions about how the justice system intervenes in dangerous, but clearly adolescent behavior. Richard, age 16, was prosecuted in a California adult court after setting on fire the skirt of 18-year-old "Sasha" Fleischman, who was …

Where Is Kim Jong Un?

A guide to what we know—and don't know—about the North Korean leader's disappearance<p>One of the perils of doing things differently than your predecessor is that people quickly forget how things used to be. North Korea’s late leader, Kim Jong Il, was a fairly reclusive man, one who seemed more drawn …

5 U.S. airports to start Ebola screenings

Officials are taking new steps to prevent an Ebola outbreak in the United States. Five major U.S. airports will begin additional screening for passengers arriving from Ebola stricken areas of West Africa, even taking everyone's temperatures.<p>CNN's Rene Marsh is OutFront from Washington's Dulles …

Justices mum on reviewing same-sex marriage

The Supreme Court is staying silent -- for now -- on whether it will review the constitutionality of same-sex marriage, which has rapidly evolved into one of the most important social debates of our time.<p>The justices had been scheduled earlier this week to privately consider pending appeals from …

The Ebola Patient Was Sent Home Because of Bad Software

The Dallas hospital's debacle highlights the atrociousness of many electronic health records.<p>Updated 10/5/14: Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital released a second statement on October 3 stating that "the patient's travel history was documented and available to the full care team in the electronic …

Raspberry Tart Recipe Demonstration - Joyofbaking.com

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Teenagers Captured by ISIS Militants Reveal Horrific Ordeals

<i>The names of the Yazidi girls and women in this story have been changed to protect their identities.</i><p>DUHOK, Iraq — Fifteen-year-old Sara had considered suicide many times during her month-long ordeal. The old man she had been given to as a “gift” beat her frequently. He taunted her with videos of …

Human Rights

Olympian Michael Phelps arrested on DUI charge

Michael Phelps' comeback has been sidetracked by more trouble away from the pool.<p>The Olympic champion was arrested for the second time on DUI charges early Tuesday in his hometown of Baltimore, another embarrassment for a swimmer who came out of retirement this year with his sights set on competing …

ISIS closes in on Kurdish town in Syria; Turkey debates sending troops

Turkish soldiers and tanks took up position along the border with Syria on Tuesday as its government debated whether to deploy troops to battle the Islamic State terror group, a move that comes as tens of thousands pour into the country to escape ISIS fighters.<p>The flood of refugees from Syria has …

Vanilla Bean Ricotta Cheesecake Souffles

Souffles are a fun dessert to make when you feel like baking something a little bit fancy, because many souffle recipes are not difficult to execute …

Peanut Butter Cup Cheesecake (with a brownie crust)- with yoyomax12

Ricotta Cheesecake Brownies

Cheesecake brownies are always a crowd pleaser because they combine two desserts into one delicious bite – and one delicious bite that you can pick …

Police arrest Michael Brown protesters near interstate

Police on Wednesday arrested dozens of protesters threatening to shut down a portion of Interstate 70 near Ferguson, Missouri.<p>Some demonstrators threw rocks at police during the emotionally charged protest, aimed at persuading Gov. Jay Nixon to appoint a special prosecutor to investigate last …

Ray Rice elevator video was sent to the NFL five months ago, source says

A law enforcement official says he sent a video of Ray Rice punching his then-fiancee to an NFL executive five months ago, while league officers have insisted they didn’t see the violent images until this week.<p>The person played the Associated Press a 12-second voicemail from an NFL office number on …

Apple unveils two new iPhones, smartwatch

After all the hype and rumors, consumers finally got to see Apple's first foray into wearables, plus bigger, thinner iPhones.<p>The company unveiled its long-rumored smartwatch -- the Apple Watch -- during a press event Tuesday in Cupertino, California. Meanwhile, it also confirmed the arrival of the …

Obama says military will help fight Ebola outbreak in West Africa

President Obama has said that the United States military will begin aiding the response to an outbreak of the Ebola virus in West Africa that has claimed the lives of at least 2,100 people in five countries.<p>In an interview broadcast Sunday on NBC's "Meet The Press," Obama said the epidemic was a …

The Gambia passes bill imposing life sentences for some homosexual acts

The Gambia has passed a bill imposing life imprisonment for some homosexual acts, potentially worsening the climate for sexual minorities in a country with one of Africa's most vocal anti-gay leaders.<p>The bill amending the criminal code was passed last month and brings life sentences for "aggravated …

Ebola Cases Spiking in West Africa As Death Toll Nears 2,300

Cases of Ebola in West Africa are continuing to rise exponentially, with Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone together experiencing a 49% increase in …

South Carolina boy sues over makeup removal for driver's license photo | Reuters

CHARLESTON S.C. (Reuters) - The mother of a South Carolina teenager who says he was ordered to remove his makeup for his driver’s license photograph filed suit on Tuesday against the state’s Department of Motor Vehicles on civil rights grounds. The lawsuit, filed on behalf of Chase Culpepper, 16, …