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10 Easy Shrimp Recipes Everyone Will Love

<b>1. Ginger, Garlic & Chili Shrimp</b><p>In this quick and easy recipe -- adapted from The Splendid Table's <i>How To Eat Supper</i> by Lynne Rossetto Kasper and Sally Swift -- jumbo shrimp are bathed in a brine flavored with salt, sugar and chili powder, and then sautéed with loads of fresh ginger and garlic. It's …

New Hunting Licenses Pose Threat to Rare Desert Elephants

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15 Things You Should NEVER Have in Your Home After 30

Our favorite designers told us these are things that must go. Stat!<p>1. A Futon<p>"Futons are le worst! The older you get the squishier your bed should be," says designer, potter and author, Jonathan Adler.<p>2. Temporary furniture<p>"Often I see people waiting to move into the 'forever home' before they …

Home Decorating

Summer Chickpea Salad with Honey Garlic Lime Vinaigrette

The Simple Chickpea Salad I’m Losing My Mind Over.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> June 23, 2014 168<p>I feel ridiculous.<p>This is so easy. But it tastes SO FAB. I’m …

New record of Japanese emperor's WWII role

Japan's imperial palace plans to disclose in full a soon-to-be-completed official record of the late Emperor Hirohito's life, possibly shedding some …

World War II’s Strangest Battle: When Americans and Germans Fought Together

For one time only, Germans and Allies fought together in WWII. Andrew Roberts on a story so wild that it has to be made into a movie.<p>The most …

Remember How Danes Donned Yellow Stars To Protect the Jews? That Never Happened.

You know the legend: At the height of the Nazi occupation of Denmark, Berlin ordered all Danish Jews to don the infamous yellow star on the outside …

Sheep farmer reveals his WWII top secret role to blow the steelworks in Port Talbot

He was then part of a top secret army unit, also known as the Auxiliary Unit, established by Winston Churchill for the purpose. The units composed of …

WW2 codebreakers - the final secret

Rare photo emerges of female codebreakers who worked in secret using world's first electronic computer to crack Hitler's messages during World War Two<p>A forgotten photograph found in a desk drawer has cast light on the secretive world of the female codebreakers who operated the world's first …

Lifting the lid on a Colossal secret

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/technology/1050000/1050683_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524648469_5b46e0d2e4b2db95980ee1f9529375ad<p><b>As the code-cracking Colossus celebrates its 70th anniversary, John Cane, a former Post Office engineer who helped maintain it, reminisces for</b> …

Douglas Slocombe: The cameraman who escaped the Nazi invasion of Poland

<b>For more than 40 years Douglas Slocombe, who turns 101 this week, was one of British cinema's most acclaimed cinematographers. But in 1939 his efforts to film the German invasion of Poland forced him to make a dramatic escape.</b><p>Recently a widower, Douglas Slocombe now lives by the Thames in London …

Dramatic footage of WW2 bomb raid emerges

Dramatic footage taken from an RAF Lancaster bomber as it swoops over a factory during a Second World War raid is discovered<p>Footage taken from a "Dambusters" Lancaster as it conducts a low level flypast of a Second World War bombing target has emerged.<p>The film shows the aircraft flying just feet …

Scarred by War, Exploited in Peace: Review of ''Pure Grit: How American World War II Nurses Survived Battle and Prison Camp in the Pacific''

(Image: Abrams Books for Young Readers)<i>Pure Grit: How American World War II Nurses Survived Battle and Prison Camp in the Pacific</i><p>By Mary Cronk …

New Film Honors WWII Muslim Heroine

Add the name Noor Inayat Khan to the honor roll of women who fought against Nazi Germany. A new docudrama, “Enemy of the Reich: The Noor Inayat Khan …

the last surviving female British spy who infiltrated the Nazis during Second World War after parachuting into northern France

• <b>Sonya Butt aka Agent Blanche parachuted into France when she was 19</b>• <b><br>An expert in explosives, she sabotaged bridges for French Resistance</b>• <b><br>Narrowly</b> …

Seventy years later, a former POW remembers the very Canadian reality of The Great Escape

Albert Wallace is 93, lives on his own, works out, volunteers, invariably keeps himself busy and occasionally stays up way past his bedtime to catch …

The Devil and the Art Dealer

It was the greatest art theft in history: 650,000 works looted from Europe by the Nazis, many of which were never recovered. But last November the world learned that German authorities had found a trove of 1,280 paintings, drawings, and prints worth more than a billion dollars in the Munich …

First Excavation Of Nazi Death Camp Treblinka Reveals New Horrors

The first-ever archaeological excavations at the Nazi death camp Treblinka have revealed new mass graves, as well as the first physical evidence that this camp held gas chambers, where thousands of Jews died.<p>Presented in a new documentary, "Treblinka: Hitler's Killing Machine," which will air …

Dame Vera Lynn interview: 'People used me to achieve something. I was just doing my job'

<i>This interview first ran in 2014, and has been republished to mark Dame Vera Lynn's birthday on March 20, 2017</i><p>Her voice moved and inspired the entire country during the Second World War. But Dame Vera Lynn has no time for sentiment<p>Softly, with a voice that is still clear after all these years, <b>Dame</b> …

How French secretly filmed prison camp life in WWII

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/997000/997673_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524706447_640eb270028dfbdb2025073c6d43ede4<p><b>One of the most extraordinary episodes involving Allied prisoners during World War II was recently remembered in Paris.</b><p>They had been defeated in the …

What are these giant concrete rings built by the Nazis?

These huge concrete rings were built by the Germans during World War II on the coast of the Barents Sea. For decades, the Soviet military limited …

Drones help find World War II's missing soldiers

The BentProp Project has spent years finding American soldiers who went missing in the Pacific during World War II, but available technology has limited its success. Team members have frequently had to scan wide areas themselves, slowing down their efforts to find downed aircraft and unexploded …

What?! 65,000 tonnes of Nazi chemical weapons were dumped in the Baltic Sea 70 years ago

A ticking time-bomb?<p>After the hateful, murderous regime of the Nazis was defeated about 70 years ago thanks to the sacrifices of millions of people, …

German guardians of Jews' treasure searching for heir

A silver cutlery set lies in a safe place in the Olsen family home in Hamburg, Germany. These knives and forks are not used, not even by the most …

Incredible Story of 'The Rescuers' Introduces 13 Holocaust Heroes

https://www.theblot.com/13-holocaust-heroes-youve-never-heard-7719291<p><i>“The time is always right to do what is right” —</i> Martin Luther King, Jr.<p>May is …

Unopened WWII Letter Finally Heads Home

(Newser) – Just where a World War II letter has been for nearly 70 years is a mystery, but it's finally on its last journey home. The letter—sent by …

An online archive sheds light on WWII Japanese-American internment

A digital archive recently launched by the Bancroft Library sheds new light on the mass internment of Japanese Americans during World War II and …