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US deports Guatemalan massacre suspect Santos Lopez Alonzo

<b>A former Guatemalan soldier suspected of helping carry out a massacre in 1982 during the country's civil war has been deported from the US.</b><p>Santos Lopez Alonzo, 64, arrived on a flight in Guatemala City handcuffed and flanked by security guards.<p>Prosecutors say he served in an elite army unit that …

Latin America

40 American Towns You Haven't Heard of But Should Visit ASAP

Hit the roads less traveled.<p>When it comes to your vacation, most people seek out places they've seen on TV or have heard about from friends and family. Fair enough. Now, let us introduce you to 40 unsung hot spots. These unheard-of towns across the U.S. might not have made it onto your bucket list</i> …

World's oldest example of cancer found in 1.7 million-year-old fossil

The oldest known example of cancer has been detected in the fossil of an early human who walked the Earth approximately 1.7 million years ago.<p>The discovery by British and South African scientists contradicts theories that cancer is a modern disease, predominantly caused by lifestyle factors.<p>Up …

Weight Training Diet: How to Build Muscle Mass and Lose Fat

Designing any weight training diet may be one of the most important factors in achieving your body building goals. Some bodybuilders declare that a …

20 Surreal Places to Travel In America Even The Locals May Not Have Explored

Most people think you need to leave the country in order to see all the beautiful places in life. However, that couldn’t be more untrue. You don’t …

National Parks

The '5 disguises' used by human traffickers

<b>(CNN) —</b> Across the U.S., there is a movement to prioritize human trafficking prevention in our nation's communities. Schools, youth service programs, juvenile corrections services, group homes, and other youth-oriented spaces have begun to recognize their great potential to empower youth to stay …

Nonprofits

Texas mother and daughters among those killed in Mexican family massacre | Fox News

Three Texas residents were among those killed over the weekend in a gruesome series of attacks in the capital of the Mexican state of Tamaulipas, the U.S. Consulate in Matamoros confirmed to Fox News Latino.<p>Lourdes Gregorio Garcia Amaya and her two teenage daughters – Galilea and Mariana – were …

Mexico

Phoenix serial killer's victims count up to 7, mainly Latinos and African-Americans | Fox News

They were doing ordinary things when they were killed in cold blood.<p>Many were either leaving or entering their homes. One was on his way home from work.<p>Most of them were young, and Latino. Others were African-American.<p>They all are believed to have been singled out by a serial shooter who has killed …

Crime

Armed vigilantes are taking the law into their own hands in Mexico’s second biggest city | VICE News

Jesús Morones, the owner of a candy shop in El Salto, a rugged industrial area on the southeastern fringe of the Guadalajara metropolitan area, says he's been robbed at gunpoint eight times.<p>"Last time they beat me and locked me and my family in here for 10 minutes while they took what they wanted. …

Hesitant to Go Full-On Camping? Here are 5 “Glampsites” in Japan instead! – Japan Info

Have you ever heard of the term “glamping?” Apparently, it is a new trend that is taking the world by storm including Japan. The word “glamping” is …

10 of the best walking and hiking adventures in the world

Backpacking the Appalachian Trail<p>Hike North America's most famous trail the original way, carrying all you need on your back and staying in huts …

Don your tin foil hats: NASA cut video feed as a 'UFO' entered atmosphere

NASA is the new target of conspiracy theorist relatives in your Facebook feed after allegedly cutting a video stream just as a UFO entered the atmosphere.<p>Aliens, who are deep in summer vacation season, appeared to be on a holiday jaunt to planet Earth on July 9 when they were captured by the …

The Fundamentals on How to Build Muscle and Burn Fat Simultaneously

A lot of people fail to understand the importance of having both the benefits of building muscle and burning fat. Oftentimes people get the wrong end …

Conspiracy Theory Thursday — Area 51 Really IS Used For Shady Alien Experiments

Conspiracy Theory Area 51<p><b>Area 51</b>. The remote location in <b>Nevada</b> some 83 miles outside of <b>Las Vegas</b> has proved to be one of the most intriguing places …

Paranormal

How to make ice cream without an ice cream maker

Should your once-in-a-lifetime dream cruise aboard the Good Ship Lollipop come to a crashing halt on the rock candy cliffs of some lonely dessert island, wouldn't it be great to whip up a little stash of ice cream? Fear not, dauntless traveler, today we make ice cream without a net. And by "net," …

Best metabolism boosting foods - TODAY.com

There are no miracle foods or foods that magically melt away the pounds. But some can give you a boost in the metabolism department.These foods have something special when it comes to helping you fight those unwanted pounds:<p>Closed Captioning<p>ON<p>OFF<p>apply | reset x<p>font<p>size<p>color<p>Try these 4 foods to …

Polygamist leader flees after slipping out ankle bracelet using oil, FBI says

<b>(CNN) —</b> A leader of a notorious polygamist Mormon sect has given the feds the slip -- with some help from a little olive oil.<p>While under house arrest awaiting a fraud trial, Bishop Lyle Jeffs of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints squirmed out of an FBI ankle bracelet …

Crime

Phoenix police: Serial killer murdered seven people - CNN Video

Phoenix police say they are looking for a serial killer that is responsible for murdering seven people. CNN's Brian Todd reports.

Crime

The Best Islands in Hawaii

The Hawaiian islands are a nature lover’s dream, where you can hike near an active volcano or ride some of the best waves in the world.<p>Hawaii has …

Cities

27 of the Most Beautiful Places to Put on Your Travel Bucket List

From sea to shining sea and everything in between.<p>Narrowing down the list of America's most scenic spots is clearly an impossible task, but these stunning places are totally worth bumping to the top of your travel bucket list.

Thanks to climate change, the Arctic is turning green

Earlier this month, NASA scientists provided a visualization of a startling climate change trend — the Earth is getting greener, as viewed from space, especially in its rapidly warming northern regions. And this is presumably occurring as more carbon dioxide in the air, along with warmer …

Climate Change

A trailer car adventure through 59 US national parks

This year sees celebrations across the US to mark the centenary of the National Park Service. To pay homage to this great organisation, Jonathan Irish and Stefanie Payne are visiting every national park in an Airstream trailer. Here, Jonathan shares some of the highlights so far.<p>March 5<p>Death Valley …

Before You Book Your Next Vacation, Read This

Welcome to the final part of my travel series! I’ve saved our best money-saving tips for last.<p>As promised, let’s start with when to book your tickets for the lowest price. I recommend investigating them all to see which one works for your particular flight—it just involves checking your fare on …

USDOT

Your favourite US national parks – and how to visit them

This week's winning entry<p>A taste of the Old West in Big Bend<p>Big Bend National Park in Texas is well off the tourist trail, unheard-of by many Americans and miles from the nearest settlement. It is a green desert landscape, dotted with exotic vegetation that thrives in a dry climate. Century plants …

Elon Musk Says We’re Probably Living In A Computer Simulation – Here’s The Science

In a recent interview at the Code Conference in California, technology entrepreneur Elon Musk suggested we are living inside a computer simulation. …

Singularity

Scientists Caught 'Undead' Genes Coming Alive After Death

Turns out there might be "life" after death, after all.<p>What really happens to us after death? Once a person stops breathing, and their heart ceases to pump blood, they're what doctors consider "clinically dead." On a biological level, the eventual decomposition of cells, organs, and brain tissue …

Celina Cass: Arrest Made in 2011 Case of Missing 11-Year-Old Girl Found Murdered

An arrest has been made in the case of an 11-year-old New Hampshire girl who mysteriously vanished and was then found dead in a river five years ago.<p>Young Celina Cass went missing on July 26, 2011. Her disappearance attracted national attention as the FBI and police agencies from all over New …

Crime

Your Next Vacation: One of These 5 Unique Islands

Island life is fundamentally different than being on the mainland — no matter where you are in the world. The pace is slower, the cultural traditions …

14 photographs that prove Yosemite is America's greatest national park

FBI offers reward for California serial killer in cold case | Reuters

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The Federal Bureau of Investigation on Wednesday offered a $50,000 reward for help in apprehending a serial killer suspected of 12 slayings and 45 rapes in California, in a 40-year-old cold case.<p>The unidentified man, who would now be between ages 60 and 75 years old, carried …

Crime