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'Western special forces' raid al-Shabaab stronghold in Somalia

Western special forces raided a town in southern Somalia controlled by al-Shabaab on Saturday, carrying out a strike aimed at senior commanders of the radical Islamist movement behind last month’s Kenya shopping centre massacre.<p>The assault took place shortly before dawn on the coastal town of …

American Amy Dombroski Killed in Training Crash

Cycling community mourns the exuberant, 26-year-old cyclocross racer<p>The tight-knit bike-racing community suffered a painful loss on Thursday when the Telenet-Fidea team announced the death of American professional cyclist Amy Dombroski, 26. She was hit by a truck while motorpacing in Belgium, as …

Cycling

USAA picks up Air Force's tab for football game at Navy

United Services Automobile Association, an insurance company that caters to members of the military and their families, is paying for the Air Force football team's entire trip to Navy this weekend – a tab of $230,000, Air Force Academy Athletic Corporation CEO Derm Coll said Friday.<p>"They did a …

2013 Tour of Lombardy Preview

The world’s best face off in the season’s final Classic<p>Called “the Race of the Falling Leaves,” sometimes the Tour of Lombardy is just that, a beautiful bike race held in picturesque northern Italy under autumn skies. But just as often, it seems, the race can be engulfed in Dantesque …

Lewis Hamilton beaten to Korea GP pole by Sebastian Vettel

<b>Red Bull's Sebastian Vettel beat Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton to pole position at the Korean Grand Prix.</b><p>The German secured his third pole in a row to put himself in the best possible position to extend his 60-point championship lead over Fernando Alonso.<p>The Ferrari driver qualified sixth but starts …

Auto Racing

Introducing…The (Life of) Man of the Week

<i>To commemorate Esquire's 80th anniversary, we are creating a living portrait of the American man, ages one through 80, and calling it "The Life of Man." Among the presidents, movie stars, and other extraordinary Americans that are part of this living portrait, we're also asking men from around the</i> …

Montana

Exclusive Street Style From Oliver Peoples

<b>There was a time</b> when wearing glasses would elicit jeers instead of jealousy, but that time is long gone. Thanks for that go, in large part, to the good folks at Oliver Peoples, who have been crafting incredibly stylish sunglasses and specs for more than a quarter of a century. Recently, the brand …

Street Style

The Essentials

The building blocks for a more successful and stylish season<p>The building blocks for a more successful — and stylish — season

Men's Fashion

Men's Health - Fitness, Nutrition, Health, Sex, Style & Weight Loss Tips for Men

Mikhail Shivlyakov started got a nosebleed during a deadlift attempt at this past weekend's Arnold Classic.<p>Well, this is excellent news.<p>Been focusing on your upper body? Tug these on and your secret will be safe.<p>Here's the secret to the Ice Man's seemingly superhuman abilities.<p>Don't worry. Everyone …

Men's Health - Fitness, Nutrition, Health, Sex, Style & Weight Loss Tips for Men

Been focusing on your upper body? Tug these on and your secret will be safe.<p>Here's the secret to the Ice Man's seemingly superhuman abilities.<p>Don't worry. Everyone who wants to work out still can.<p>"This is a healthy way for a child to be punished because it's exercise."<p>"I find using lube and taking …

Men's Health - Fitness, Nutrition, Health, Sex, Style & Weight Loss Tips for Men

Hemsworth's longtime trainer pushed the poor guy to his limits<p>Hate to break it to you, buddy, but it's time to step up your game.<p>Mikhail Shivlyakov started got a nosebleed during a deadlift attempt at this past weekend's Arnold Classic.<p>Well, this is excellent news.<p>Been focusing on your upper body? …

Men's Health - Fitness, Nutrition, Health, Sex, Style & Weight Loss Tips for Men

She's live. She's naked. She wants you. And she's 3000 miles away.<p>There's a whole world beyond the Egg McMuffin.<p>It's time for This Week in Chrises!<p>If you don't tow a Jeep down the road, do you even lift, bro?<p>We talk to a 24 Hours of Daytona endurance racer about sweat and recovery.<p>Jimmy Kimmel's …

Men's Health - Fitness, Nutrition, Health, Sex, Style & Weight Loss Tips for Men

Hate to break it to you, buddy, but it's time to step up your game.<p>Mikhail Shivlyakov started got a nosebleed during a deadlift attempt at this past weekend's Arnold Classic.<p>Well, this is excellent news.<p>Been focusing on your upper body? Tug these on and your secret will be safe.<p>Here's the secret to …

Men's Health - Fitness, Nutrition, Health, Sex, Style & Weight Loss Tips for Men

Well, this is excellent news.<p>Been focusing on your upper body? Tug these on and your secret will be safe.<p>Here's the secret to the Ice Man's seemingly superhuman abilities.<p>Don't worry. Everyone who wants to work out still can.<p>"This is a healthy way for a child to be punished because it's …

Men's Health - Fitness, Nutrition, Health, Sex, Style & Weight Loss Tips for Men

Avoid creaky old man knees with these tips.<p>Hemsworth's longtime trainer pushed the poor guy to his limits<p>Hate to break it to you, buddy, but it's time to step up your game.<p>Mikhail Shivlyakov started got a nosebleed during a deadlift attempt at this past weekend's Arnold Classic.<p>Well, this is …

Men's Health - Fitness, Nutrition, Health, Sex, Style & Weight Loss Tips for Men

As many as 63 million Americans may be consuming dangerous H20.<p>These are the menu hacks you need in your life.<p>Sticking to your diet is easier when it requires no work.<p>Or, at least the appearance of.<p>"Fear is just another emotion you can control and use as a positive, motivating influence in your …

Men's Health - Fitness, Nutrition, Health, Sex, Style & Weight Loss Tips for Men

The longer you wait to treat, the harder it gets.<p>...it's stuck in your head again, isn't it?<p>The Oscar-winner is apparently <i>very</i> afraid of germs and STIs<p>Spice up your sex life with these tasteful yet dirty recs.<p>He'll represent Team USA in banked slalom and snowboard cross in Pyeongchang.<p>Meal prepping …

360 Degrees Longitude

• <b>Author:</b> John Higham<p><b>Much more than a travel narrative 360 Degrees Longitude: One Family’s Journey Around the World is a glimpse at what it means to be a “global citizen”—a progressively changing view of the world as seen through the eyes of an American family of four.</b><p>After more than a decade of …

Country Driving

• <b>Author:</b> Peter Hessler<p>“Hessler has a marvelous sense of the intonations and gestures that give life to the moment.” —The New York Times Book Review From Peter Hessler, the New York Times bestselling author of Oracle Bones and River Town, comes Country Driving, the third and final book in his …

Barcelona and Catalonia, Spain Travel Guide: Including Figueres, Girona and Tarragona. Illustrated Guide, Phrasebook & Maps (Mobi Travel)

• <b>Author:</b> MobileReference<p>This guide is designed for optimal navigation on eReaders, smartphones, and other mobile electronic devices. It is indexed alphabetically and by category, making it easier to access individual articles. Articles feature information about attractions, landmarks, districts, …

Eating & Drinking In Paris

• <b>Author:</b> Andy Herbach<p>Translates thousands of French words and phrases found on menus in Paris and anywhere else in France, plus readers also get a restaurant guide, a pronunciation guide, English-to-French dining phrases, and three maps!.

Turn Right at Machu Picchu

• <b>Author:</b> Mark Adams<p><b>THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER!</b><p><b>What happens when an unadventurous adventure writer tries to re-create the original expedition to Machu Picchu?</b><p>In 1911, Hiram Bingham III climbed into the Andes Mountains of Peru and “discovered” Machu Picchu. While history has recast Bingham as a …

Finding George Orwell in Burma

• <b>Author:</b> Emma Larkin<p><b>A fascinating political travelogue that traces the life and work of George Orwell, author of 1984 and ANIMAL FARM, in Southeast Asia</b><p>Over the years the American writer Emma Larkin has spent traveling in Burma, also known as Myanmar, she's come to know all too well the many ways …

The Checklist Manifesto

• <b>Author:</b> Atul Gawande<p><b>The New York Times bestselling author of Better and Complications reveals the surprising power of the ordinary checklist</b><p>We live in a world of great and increasing complexity, where even the most expert professionals struggle to master the tasks they face. Longer training, ever …

The True Secret of Writing

• <b>Author:</b> Natalie Goldberg<p>Sit. Walk. Write. These are the barest bones of Natalie Goldberg’s revolutionary writing and life practice, which she presents here in book form for the first time. A whole new slant on writing that she developed since the publication of her classic <i>Writing Down the Bones,</i> …