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Ex-terrorist explains how to fight ISIS online

<b>(CNN) —</b> They look like scenes from a Hollywood movie.<p>Swiftly moving panoramic shots of mountains and fields dissolve to a circle of smiling, gun-wielding soldiers enjoying camaraderie. A young man speaking perfect English beckons his brothers to join him in battle. Underneath the images, a track of …

Islam

Hackers decide to do something about Trump

Anonymous directs its latest campaign against the Republican presidential candidate for his comments about Muslims. But Trump could prove a tough target for online activists to hurt.<p>Has Donald Trump awakened a mighty giant?<p>The vigilante hacking collective Anonymous -- known for attacking ISIS, the …

Donald Trump

South Carolina military college suspends cadets over Ku Klux Klan hoods

Outcry after seven freshmen and an upper classman were photographed wearing pointed pillowcases for a Christmas skit<p>The Citadel military college in South Carolina has said it is suspending eight cadets after photographs were posted on social media showing them wearing pointed white pillowcases …

South Carolina

17 Luxury Sneaker Brands Worth Spending Your Money On

Don't let the price tag fool you: not all high-end sneakers are built alike.<p>High-end sneakers may be as ubiquitous as selvedge denim these days, but more variety means it's even harder for the cream to rise to the top. Designers like Rick Owens, Raf Simons, and Yohji Yamamoto have long embraced the …

Shoes

Ghostly ships filled with bodies arrive on Japan's shores

<b>(CNN) —</b> An unsettling mystery has washed up on Japan's shores.<p>Over the past two months, at least 12 wooden boats have been found adrift or on the coast, carrying chilling cargo -- the decaying bodies of 22 people, police and Japan's coast guard said.<p>All the bodies were "partially skeletonized" -- …

North Korea

It’s Official: New Yorkers In 2020 Won’t See Sunlight

New York City is in a real estate frenzy. In Manhattan, the skyline is rising higher and higher thanks to forthcoming projects by some of architecture’s biggest names: Rafael Viñoly, Bjarke Ingels, SHoP, and Herzog and de Meuron, among others. Across the river in Brooklyn, a similar fleet of …

World Trade Center

How To Use a Coffee Press

A step-by-step video<p>Starbucks® partner Chad Moore explains why the coffee press is his favorite brewing method, and shows you how to make a great cup.<p>…

'Fantasia': 15 Things You (Probably) Didn't Know About This Disney Classic

"Fantasia" wasn't a huge hit when it was first released 75 years ago (on November 13, 1940).<p>Since then, however, over the course of multiple re-releases, the Disney feature has earned a reputation as a masterpiece for its blend of lushly recorded classical music and dazzling Technicolor animation. …

Animation

Bodies of 'probably seven' dead babies found in a house in Germany - latest news

Police are hunting for a 45-year-old woman and say examination of the corpses could take some time due to their decomposition<p>The bodies of at least seven babies have been found hidden in a house in Germany.<p>Prosecutors say it is unclear what happened to the children, and whether they were ever alive …

Crime

U.S. 'reasonably certain' drone strike killed ISIS mouthpiece 'Jihadi John'

<b>(CNN) —</b> He hid his face, but "Jihadi John" was the English-speaking voice of ISIS. His twisted, videotaped taunts and acts of terrible cruelty -- beheading hostages who had gone to the Middle East to report stories and help others -- symbolized the Islamist militant group's depravity and …

Terrorism