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6 Summer Salads You'll Actually Crave

With black beans, sweet corn, crisp bell peppers and creamy avocado, this is one of those crowd-pleasing, make-ahead recipes that everyone loves.<p><b>1. Black Bean, Corn & Avocado Salad with Chipotle-Honey Vinaigrette</b><p>With black beans, sweet corn, crisp bell peppers and creamy avocado, this is one of …

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8 Numbers Identity Thieves Want to Steal From You

The Star Wars Cantina of cybercriminals targeting your identity, healthcare, finances and privacy today might seem like a movie you’ve seen so many …

Myspace Tries to Lure Back Members with Embarrassing Photos

Remember those terrible photos you posted on Myspace ten years ago?<p>Well, Myspace does -– and they might send you some to refresh your memory.<p>The …

Man Takes Divine Selfie, Has 'Religious Experience'

If you thought your last Instagram was impressive, you have to see the latest snapshots from adventure-seeking photographer Lee Thompson.<p>Ostensibly …

Grasshopper Swarms So Dense They Show Up on Radar

The worst grasshopper infestation in 20 years has become so thick around Albuquerque, N.M., that the airborne bugs are showing up on weather radar, …

RT @WilliamsJon: Behind this wall, 5 Taliban freed for #Bergdahl living in compound in Qatar (via @nasseratta5) http://t.co/MLITcTtcDa

Bowe Bergdahl Too Fragile for Desertion Questions, Official Says

Newly freed Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl is not being asked about the circumstances of his “capture” by the Taliban, though a note he left at his base …

The Sacrifices and Secrets of Astronaut Sally Ride

Sally Ride was an exuberant, young physicist who became the first American female in space in 1983 and then spent decades inspiring girls to take up …

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RT @MicahGrimes: NASA: "Worlds such as this were not thought possible" - Newly-discovered Kepler-10c, a rocky planet, vs. Earth: http://t.co/REAGl6ptjw

Taliban Video Shows the Moment Bowe Bergdahl Was Released

New video released by the Taliban reportedly shows Bowe Bergdahl during Saturday's handover in Afghanistan.<p>The Army sergeant who had been in …

The 35 Most Amazing National Parks on Earth

What's the quickest way to realize how truly amazing our planet is? Simple: Visit the world's greatest national parks.<p>What's the quickest way to realize how truly amazing our planet is? Simple: Visit the world's greatest national parks. We're thankful that governments around the world have set …

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Blackstone Exec's Side Business is a Luxury Outdoor Vacation Empire

“In order to be successful, you have to be totally focused on what’s going on around you,” Chad Pike says during a drive from the Colorado mountain …

8 Quirky Spots Where You're Free To Be You And Me

Just like Austin, TX, there are a few places around the globe that are decidedly weird and off-beat. If you're into that sort of thing (you know, eccentric art and a few ex-hippies wandering about) then we've got a groovy checklist for you:<p><b>1. Homer, Alaska</b><p>Way back when, the <i>New York Times</i> called …

7 Reasons Red Bank NJ Is One of the Country's Coolest Towns

Red Bank, NJ claims no place in U.S. History. There are no illustrious museums or even major corporations here. So what is it about Red Bank that earned it one of Smithsonian Magazine's Coolest Towns?<p>Why is Red Bank, NJ such a hot spot? It claims no place in U.S. History. There are no illustrious …

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10 Books That Could Change the Way You Understand Modern Cities

We have just entered the Urban Age, when the majority of the world's population lives in cities. Most of us may live in the metropolis, but these …

'Give up dairy products to beat cancer’

A leading scientist, who has been fighting breast cancer since 1987, says the disease is overwhelmingly linked to animal products<p>In 1993, the breast cancer that had plagued Jane Plant since 1987 returned for the fifth time. It came in the shape of a secondary tumour – a lump in her neck the size of …

13 Google Search Tricks That Make Life A Whole Lot Easier

You <i>think</i> you know how to Google? You don't know how to Google.<p>Even the most seasoned Googler might not know every tip and trick available with just a few extra keystrokes in the search bar. Consider this your instructions manual for the world's most popular search engine.<p>Define A Word<p><b>The Scenario:</b> …

IATA’s Plan to Make Comparing Flights, Fees Easier for Flyers

During its Annual Global Meeting in Qatar, the International Air Transport Association (IATA) has announced three new pilot programs to test their …

Taliban video shows Bowe Bergdahl's release in Afghanistan

Dressed in all white with a striped shawl across his shoulders, the gaunt American looks up at the Black Hawk chopper circling overhead.<p>Armed Taliban men stand around him, one with a rocket-propelled grenade launcher ready.<p>When the chopper lands, the American is led there by two men, one carrying a …