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Happy Hour: This Sparkling Danish Drink Will Make You Swear Off Egg Nog

Each week, we'll scour the world for a different cocktail and tell you how to get in on the spirits-filled fun at home. Just in time for Christmas, we're off to Copenhagen for a once-a-year specialty served at the Hotel d’Angleterre: A fairytale-inspired sparkling gløgg.<p>The stately hotelHotel …

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Turkish army releases audio of warnings to downed Russian plane

"This is Turkish Air Force speaking on guard. You are approaching Turkish airspace. Change your heading south immediately," a voice in one of the recordings can be heard saying.

Wall Street is not going to like the 'Big Short' movie

It's not because the movie makes Goldman Sachs bankers look super obnoxious, or that the whole narrative of the film is, "Blame the banks!"<p>Wall Street won't like it because ultimately the movie is a poorly executed explainer of the 2007-2008 financial crisis.<p>I had high expectations going in that …

5 Ways Introverts Become Highly Successful Entrepreneurs

Between one-third and one-half of the population are introverts -- and many are incredibly successful. Here's why.<p>The image of the outgoing, gregarious, never-met-a-stranger entrepreneur is a common one. That's especially true when many successful entrepreneurs appear to have pushed through …

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Is the NRA right about the terror watch list?

Department of Homeland Security <i>(Photo: Associated Press)</i><p>The National Rifle Association was under fire this week for opposing a bill that would …

Meanwhile, less than 2 weeks ago, the FBI broke up a terrorist plot right here in the U.S.

Two men in Virginia, Robert C. Doyle and Ronald Beasley Chaney have both been charged with conspiracy to possess firearms in an attempt to incite a …

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Impress Your Friends With These Fresh Whiskey Drink Recipes This Friendsgiving

+ a tequila cocktail for those looking for something a bit different<p>Hey, everyone! Here’s an idea for your Friendsgiving: Instead of bringing over wine from Trader Joe’s, show off how elevated your drinking tastes have become this year and bring over a bottle of whiskey. You’ll feel pretty badass …

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Medical Marijuana Patients To DEA Chief: Pot Is No 'Joke,' And You Should Be Fired

Chuck Rosenberg's comments are "unacceptable," advocates said.<p>WASHINGTON -- Medical marijuana patients and advocates on Friday delivered a petition to Drug Enforcement Administration headquarters in Arlington, Virginia, calling for the firing of DEA chief Chuck Rosenberg for his characterization …

Researchers Aim to Teach Robots How and When to Say 'No' to Humans

Anyone who’s seen “2001: A Space Odyssey” likely remembers the scene in which the HAL-9000 computer decides to go against orders and strand one of …

Robotics

The Mali Hotel Attack Is Not Paris, and That's on Us

Where is that handy Facebook Activate tool this morning?<p>Back in July of 2012, three American commandoes died in Mali when their vehicle went off a bridge and into the Niger River. The general reaction in this country can be summed up in the phrase, "What in the unholy <i>fck</i> are American soldiers doing …

The Ultimate Guide to Roasting Your Vegetables

Your oven is about to do a happy dance...if that were possible.<p>Everyone—even if you don't cook very often—needs to master roasted vegetables. And, to be honest, there's not even that much to master: just some chopping, seasoning, and adding a bit of fat. For firm but tender veg with a nicely …

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The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

<b>1. Yahoo insiders say Marissa Mayer is an indecisive micromanager and may be looking to quit.</b>Executives and staff at the company are said to be losing faith in their leader.<p><b>2. Google is going to start telling you if apps have adverts in them.</b> From early January 2016, all apps in the Google Play …

These Are the World's Top 10 Young Billionaires

Life isn’t fair. Some earn their billions; others are born into them.<p>Most of the world’s youngest billionaires fall in the latter category, but not …

A weekend break in... Belfast

Expert guide to Belfast<p><b>Why go now?</b><p>If you want to beat the December rush, come in November to avoid the big crowds at Titanic Belfast, the museum that commemorates the city’s role in building the great, doomed liner, as well as its heyday as the home of the world’s biggest shipyard, linen mills, …

Could Liquid Lakes Form on Mars Today?

Despite its frigid temperatures, Mars might be able to host lakes of water on its surface today, a new study suggests.<p>Although extremely small …

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Final proof of life on Mars? 'Alien and UFO found carved into rock' on Red Planet

NASA•YouTubeUFO spotters have highlighted the "hieroglyphs" shown top and below right next to real Egyptian carv<p>Alien buffs spent hundreds of hours …

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Bed heads: Colorado’s Airbnb-style website for cannabis lovers

TravelTHC is an accommodation service that offers the intoxicating blend of helping tourists to get high, legally, while on holiday in a stranger’s home<p>As the whirlwind success of the marijuana social network Massroots has demonstrated, there is a substantial appetite for cannabis-related services. …

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10 Delicious Thanksgiving Cocktails

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Blackstone is now 'the largest owner of real estate in the world'

But the biggest private equity firm on Wall Street has seen even greater growth in its real estate division, which has expanded from a $17.7 billion business when Steve Schwarzman took his company public to one that today manages nearly $100 billion worth of property.<p>Steve Schwarzman is America's …

U.S. military to sound out Canada's new government on jets, Iraq | Reuters

HALIFAX, Nova Scotia (Reuters) - The Pentagon’s No. 2 will sound out Canada’s new government on Friday on its defense plans following Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s election on promises to scrap purchases of F-35 jets and pull Canadian aircraft from strikes on Islamic State.<p>Canada's Prime Minister …

Ireland Is The Prettiest Country In Europe, Just FYI

What luck! 🍀🌊<p>For adventurous travelers, Ireland is the ultimate playground. This blazing-green country is home to not only historic castles, quaint cobblestone streets and charming medieval towns, but also a robust national park system that boasts -- among other things -- one heck of a road trip …

Why we should be concerned about Hillary’s ISIS plan

In a speech Thursday, the Dem front-runner laid out her proposal for dealing with ISIS. There are some problems<p>On Thursday, Hillary Clinton went to the Council on Foreign Relations to lay out how she'd deal with ISIS in the wake of the group's attacks in Paris. After the speech, one of her key …

New tech search reveals China's elusive 'ghost cities'

People have known about China's "ghost cities" for years, but it turns out finding and tracking these massive, mostly empty housing developments is pretty much as difficult as hunting an actual ghost.<p>That is, until China's largest search engine got involved, Quartz reports. Tech company Baidu was …

Where to Eat and Drink in Havana, Cuba

Cuba got you curious? You’re going to need a few pointers. Our guide to the top home restaurants, must-try cocktails, and which currency to buy will make you an expert first-time traveler in no time.<p>If you’ve always wondered what Cuba was like beyond cigars and vintage cars, start packing: It’s …

50 incredible hotels you should sleep in during your lifetime

From ice palaces in Canada to underwater rooms in Africa, we've come up with 50 of the world's most incredible hotels that will take any vacation to the next level.<p>Here's our ultimate bucket list of 50 hotels everyone should stay in at least once in their lives.<p><i>Did we miss your dream hotel? Let us</i> …

Scientists Find 15 Amazing Benefits Of Listening To Music

If you love listening to music, you’re in good company. Charles Darwin once remarked, “If I had my life to live over again, I would have made a rule …

Fit legs equals fit brain, study suggests

<b>Older women who have strong legs are likely to fare better when it comes to ageing of the brain, a decade-long study of more than 300 twins suggests.</b><p>The King's College London team says leg power is a useful marker of whether someone is getting enough exercise to help keep their mind in good …

Words in the City 2015 Poetry Slam Competition

The Bradford Poetry Slam is one of my favourite gigs. There’s nothing quite like performing to an audience, behind which is the whole of Centenary …