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ISIS Supporters Claim Responsibility For Blast Outside U.S. Consulate In Iraq

At least three people were killed and 18 more were injured in the Friday attack, which took place in the Kurdish Iraqi city of Erbil.<p>The attack took the lives of four civilians while leaving 18 others injured, local police told CNN.<p>But a separate Peshmerga official also told CNN that three …

Q+A: How Can I Detox the Healthy Way?

0<p>SHARES<p><b>Q: I’ve heard a lot about detoxing. Where do I begin? Which foods should I include?</b><p>A: You can do a detox anytime you’re feeling drained or …

How To Discover Everything Facebook Knows About You

You can't opt out of ads on Facebook without opting out of Facebook itself. But you can do a lot to control the ads you see.<p>Facebook shows you ads based on what it knows about you and what it thinks you like. It has two ways to figure this out:<p>1. What you tell it directly ( name, age, marital …

Android customization - how to regain storage space by cleaning the cache on your Android device

Last week on our Android customization post, you got to play with image files and change up your wallpaper on your Android device. After messing with all those image files, you may be finding that your internal storage space is strangely low, so we should try to fix that.<p>There are many things you …

Spicy Sauerkraut

1 cup carrots, cut into 1"-long matchsticks<p>1 tbsp. kosher or sea salt<p>1 tbsp. dried oregano<p>1⁄2 tsp. crushed red chile flakes<p>2 medium red onions, very …

How to build credit if you have a small income

Building and maintaining a good credit score is one of the best moves you can make for your financial health. It might seem intimidating at first – our credit scoring system is definitely complex – but when it comes time to apply for a mortgage, you'll be happy you made building a solid score a …

I Got My Pussy Stoned with Weed Lube

I have a sketchy track record when it comes to enjoying pot, but when I heard about Foria, the world's first cannabis lube designed especially to enhance female sexual pleasure, I thought it would be a great way to beat my pot fear.<p>I'm not a big pot person. I can't really find my "therapeutic …

The Mass Immigration Of Chinese People Into Africa Is Almost Entirely Driven By Money

"NI HAO" and "chi ku" may be the two commonest phrases in this riveting worm's-eye account of the Chinese in Africa. They mean, respectively, "hello" and "eat bitter".<p>The first is relentlessly used by Howard French, a veteran American reporter with a Ghanaian wife who has been based in both Africa …

Dollar stores in battle to double down on the poor

(Reuters) - Like millions of Americans, Darnel Ware needs to save money, even if it’s 40 cents on a bag of flour.<p>A Family Dollar store is seen in Chicago, in this June 25, 2012 file photo. REUTERS/Jim Young/Files<p>He searches for those savings during his daily visits to the Family Dollar Store near …

10 most dominant Warren Buffett stocks

<i>Corrections & clarifications: This article originally misidentified the new CEO of Walmart U.S. Greg Foran was recently named CEO of Walmart U.S.</i> <br>Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK-A) recently released its latest changes to the company's public equity holdings, as of June 30, 2014. What stood out the …

5 Things Successful Leaders Do in a Crisis | Inc.com

A lot of people believe that the true leadership capacity of a person is tested during times of crisis. Performance under stress can show how quick witted or level headed a person is, or on the contrary, it can show where their weaknesses lie. As a business owner or as an entrepreneur, it's …

Chocolate Chip Cookie No Bake Cheesecake Parfaits

Easy Chocolate Chip Cookie Cheesecake Parfaits.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> September 20, 2013 101<p>It’s a BIG day.<p>A big birthday day that is. Someone in this house …

How can I improve my running speed?

<i>A:</i><p>Biomechanists have long known that there are two ways to improve running speed. Increase your stride length and increase your stride frequency. It makes sense, right? But how can you do that? Both require increased flexibility and sport-specific strength, as well as improved neuromuscular …

The 10 Most Overrated Exercises (And What to Do Instead)

Psst! Hey you. Yeah, you, in the weight room. You may be working hard, but here's betting you're not working to your full potential—or seeing the results that you should. That's because that machine you're on (or that technique you've been taught, or that routine you've fallen into) isn't really …

The Right Way to Interval Train

In case you haven't noticed, high intensity exercise is in. These days, the focus is on interval training—how the truly elite athletes get in peak shape. And the news couldn’t be more positive. But it’s also incredibly confusing. It seems like a new study comes out every other week claiming to have …

The Biggest Fitness Myths

You Don't Need to Strength Train<p><b>Truth:</b> Hitting the weight room could actually help your running, cycling, or triathlon performance, research indicates. Most recently, an Italian study published in the <i>Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research</i> showed runners who lifted heavy weights for 12 weeks …

The 10 Worst Foods (And Drinks) For Athletes

The 10 Worst Foods—and Drinks—for Athletes<p>Any athlete knows that what you get out of your body is a direct reflection of what you put into it. Advertisers know it, too—which explains the massive industry built up around sports nutrition. And while there is a place in the athlete's diet for energy …

How to Make Any Caramel Corn in 5 Steps

<i>Here at Food5, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: Take back caramel corn from the state fair. With 5 simple steps and the perfect caramel ratio, you can make</i> …

How To Make Master French Chocolatier Jacques Torres' Famous Chocolate Chip Cookies

However, as much as it pains me to say it, these chocolate chip cookies by Jacques Torres are absolutely, without a doubt, the best chocolate chip cookies that I have ever made or tasted in my entire life. I guess that's why they call him Mr. Chocolate!<p>These are a chocolate chip cookie of another …

The Many, Many Jobs That Won't Earn You Enough to Live in Your City

Spectacular landscapes in HQ

Earth is a spectacularly beautiful, diverse place: filled to the brim with millions of species of plants and animals, mindblowing features that seem …

Rosie's Buttermilk Biscuits

<i>Every week, we’re unearthing Heirloom Recipes -- dishes that have made their way from one generation's kitchen to the next.</i><p><i>Today: Heather Baird of SprinkleBakes lets us in on her grandmother's secrets for making perfect buttermilk biscuits.</i><p>As a child, my grandparents' farm was my favorite place on …

Single Composite Made from Photo Sequences Shot over 2-4 Hours Show Slices of Time

Singapore-based photographer Fong Qi Wei believes that time is a dimension, and he explores that hypothesis by shooting cityscapes and landscapes …

The U.S. Company That Makes Almost a Million Dollars Per Worker

It isn't Apple.<p>You'd be forgiven for not recognizing the name InterDigital, despite the fact that it has been around since 1972 and developed many of the technologies that are critical to our increasingly mobile, wireless world. As a result, per employee, InterDigital is the most profitable company …

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Simple Fixes for Common Appliance Problems

Appliance not working? Try one of these simple fixes before you call the repair service<p>If your disposer won’t start, push the reset button and give …

MSF USA | Medical aid where it is needed most. Independent. Neutral. Impartial.

At the Brussels Conference on Syria, MSF urges donor countries to scale up health funding for Syrian refugees in Jordan.<p>MSF received 63 wounded from …