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Sen. John McCain warns against 'spurious nationalism' in Liberty Medal speech

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> In a lofty and at moments pointed speech, Sen. John McCain on Monday cautioned against the US turning toward "half-baked, spurious nationalism" during an event honoring the war hero's contributions.<p>Reflecting on his decades-long political history, McCain warned that to "fear" the …

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18 Classic Japanese Dishes You Can Make At Home

Drop the instant ramen and bookmark this right now.

How to Make Root & Bone’s Amazing Signature Meatloaf

The NYC restaurant is known for its short rib and caramelized onion version of the classic dish. Here's how to make it.<p>Sometimes a happy accident in …

How to Turn Leftover Pastries into Bread Pudding

Holiday entertaining often means way too many leftovers, including abundant desserts and breakfast pastries.<p>Rather than feel guilty about the waste or eat more that you know you should, stash those tempting remains in the freezer and (when you are good and ready) turn them into something even more …

TRUMP: If I'm president, 'Christianity will have power' in the US

Last December, the Republican presidential front-runner ignited a national firestorm by proposing to suspend all Muslim immigration and tourist travel into the US.<p>"If I said that about Christians, and if I said 'banned,' I'm telling you I would have had less difficulty," Trump said Saturday. "And …

Shakshouka (Poached Eggs in Spicy Tomato Sauce)

This recipe comes from our second book, Breakfast for Dinner. Sometimes I forget about the recipes in that book and how much we love them; we need to …

10 Bourbon Cocktails Every Man Should Know How to Make

No whiskey sours here.

Meet the Fast, Tough War Machine That's Replacing the Humvee

Oshkosh's L-ATV will be the Pentagon's next rugged truck.<p>For three decades, Army and Marine HMMWVs or "Humvees" have been the symbol of American military power everywhere U.S. forces have put boots and tires on the ground. First produced in 1985 by AM General, the Humvee has not only carried …

B.O.L.T (Bacon, Oyster, Lettuce, Tomato)

4 Servings<p>As if an oyster po’boy and a BLT had a baby; this appropriately messy sandwich achieves the ideal texture-and-temperature contrast when the oysters are still warm from the fryer.<p>March 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup all-purpose flour<p>1 cup cornmeal<p>1 tablespoon garlic powder<p>1 tablespoon onion …

Must Have Survival Gear Every Man Should Have

Must have survival gear like knives, saws, hatchets, axe, etc.<p>Every man loves adventure, at least most do; and when it comes to adventure and the …

How to Make a Killer Fully Loaded Iceberg Wedge Salad

More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>The other day I looked at the thermometer outside my New York City kitchen window and it read 105°F. Clearly, I need a new thermometer. And yet, even if it isn't <i>that</i> hot out, it's definitely been getting warm enough …

12 Pre-Iron Man Robert Downey Jr. Comedies to Check Out

Happy birthday, you hilarious bastard.<p>No actor in recent memory has alchemized his or her career into a second act as successfully as Robert Downey Jr., who turns 50 years old today. From breaking into his neighbors' house while under the influence of heroin, to doing time in prison, to being …

Genetic study confirms history of the Druze community

According to a genetic study the Druze community began to form genetically in the 11th century AD, and there has since been no genetic impact of …

10 decadent chocolate dessert recipes for Valentine's Day from around the USA

Nothing says I love you quite like a homemade chocolate dessert. We asked the editors of Edible magazines across the country for their favorite Valentine’s Day chocolate dessert recipes. From rich, spicy hot chocolate to gluten-free ricotta brownies with cherries, these indulgent treats are sure to …

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Data From Seized Computer Fuels a Surge in U.S. Raids on Al Qaeda

As an October chill fell on the mountain passes that separate the militant havens in Afghanistan and Pakistan, a small team of Afghan intelligence commandos and American Special Operations forces descended on a village where they believed a leader of Al Qaeda was hiding.<p>Read more on The New York …

The 12 Craziest & Best Bloody Marys in America

If you're into brunching (some of us are, and others write huge diatribes against it), you know that one drink is heralded above all others in the …

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'En Garde' Takes On New Urgency In A Duel With Machetes

Two men are sparring on a wooded slope in Haiti. Each has one hand behind his back. From afar, it looks as if they're fencing. But instead of using swords, the men are wielding machetes.<p>Yes, you read that right. They are aiming machetes at each other.<p>The older man is "Professor" Alfred Avril, a …

The Trick to Making Perfect Poached Eggs

Using a sieve will help you get smooth, compact poached eggs.<p>Ever crack an egg into simmering water only to watch the white spread out and form wispy tentacles? It happened to me until I came across this game-changing fix: Break the egg into a sieve set over a bowl. The watery outer edge of the …

How to Choose Rainwear

Did you ever wander into an REI outerwear section and feel like you’re lost in a wilderness of nylon and polyester? Understanding some key terms and …

How To Use A Map And Compass

This article will save your life. A basic paper map is the simplest, most reliable and most effective way to find your location and navigate …

How to Choose the Right Tent for Your Camping Sojourn

Camping is one outdoor activity that is catching up very fast among travelers worldwide. And one of the most essential aspects of camping outdoors is …

78 Drinks Every Bar Person and Party Monster Should Know

It's the weekend, an ideal time to have a cocktail or three. London-based designer and writer <b>David McCandless</b> would like to assist everyone …

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Loving the Ombré Grapefruit Cocktail

I stressed a little bit about what to call this drink. I wasn’t sure if “cocktail” implied alcohol, but when I checked synonyms, the best alternative …

Chicken Kiev "Cordon Bleu" with a Boozy Cider Sauce

<i>There are 3 million chicken recipes on the internet. We're here to show you the good ones. Win, win.</i><p><i>Today: Witness the marriage of two classic chicken dishes.</i><p>You've probably heard of Chicken Kiev; you've probably eaten Chicken Cordon Bleu. But I'm willing to bet you've never been served "Chicken …

These Are the Easiest Doughnuts You'll Ever Make

I'm not usually one for cooking shortcuts that involve prepared ingredients, but there are some recipes that just have too many involved parts. …

breakfast coffee cake recipe with donut balls

<i>This decadent breakfast cake made from classic coffee cake recipe and donut balls is a indulgent and beautiful way to start any day!</i><p>Not really sure …

Behold, Liam Neeson's 15 Best Movie Quotes Ever

Don't screw with this man. Or his family.<p><b>The Taken saga comes to its supposed conclusion</b> tomorrow with <i>Taken 3</i>, yet another film in which Liam Neeson threatens evildoers over the phone and then makes good on his violent promises. Over the past decade, Neeson has transformed into Hollywood's most …

'A Very Particular Set of Skills': Revisiting the Amazing Taken Speech

Rhetoric, thy teacher is Neeson.<p><i>"I don't know who you are. I don't know what you want. If you are looking for ransom I can tell you I don't have money, but what I do have are a very particular set of skills. Skills I have acquired over a very long career. Skills that make me a nightmare for people</i> …