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What Donald Trump and other US presidents looked like when they were young

It's hard to picture what American presidents were like before they left their marks on domestic and foreign policy.<p>Here we've collected old photos of US presidents to give a little taste of who they once were.<p>Not every president is listed since photography wasn't widely used during the United …

Why the Banda Islands Were Once More Valuable Than Manhattan

BANDA NEIRA, Indonesia — New York City has long been a center of global commerce, making it is easy to forget that 350 years ago the balance of economic power was very different and weighted toward a clutch of islands in what is now Indonesia.<p>The Banda Islands were once at the heart of the world’s …

New Jersey

Massive Two-Ton Fish Species Discovered

It took scientists four years to find the newest species of the world’s largest bony fish.<p>A new species of enormous ocean sunfish was discovered after an intensive search, making it the first species of this type of fish to be identified in 130 years.<p>Despite being the largest bony fish in the world …

The economics of Hajj

Hajj, one pillar of Islam, is one of five obligatory fundamental Muslim practices. It is incumbent upon every Muslim to make the pilgrimage to the …

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Journalism

Senegal imam calls for 'green jihad'

It's a short walk through narrow alleys to Imam Sarr's mosque.<p>A gust of wind and plastic bags sweep into the air, in the distance the smell of rotten fish. I walk past people covering their nose, marching as if in a hurry.<p>Guedwaye is an overpopulated suburb of Dakar. The mosque with its freshly …

The story of the most important Cold War spy most people have never heard of

One of the most significant US intelligence operations in modern history took place in the heart of Soviet Moscow, during one of the most dangerous stretches of the Cold War.<p>From 1979 to 1985, a span that includes President Ronald Reagan's "evil empire" speech, the 1983 US-Soviet war scare, the …

The entire world learned a very important lesson about China this week

China is fragile.<p>After a massive 150% rally in the Shanghai Composite Index over the last year, on June 12 China's largest stock market (and it's smaller Shenzen Index) started to plummet.<p>Before the bleeding stopped on Thursday, Shanghai had erased gains from April, May, and June.<p>And the entire …

Nasehat Habib Abubakar al-Masyhur tentang Fitnah di Yaman

<b>Arrahmahnews.com -</b> Sosok al-Habib Abu bakar Masyhur adalah seorang yang terkenal dengan gagasan-gagasan cemerlang beliau didalam menyelesaikan …

The best way to photograph fireworks with your iPhone

The best part about the Fourth of July is the fireworks, but the worst part is all of the mediocre pictures of fireworks that end up flooding your Instagram feed.<p>If you scroll back far enough back in your pictures, you can probably find a subpar fireworks picture you took from last year.<p>Nothing …

4 Books That Will Make You Happy And Successful

<b>What is the good life?</b><p>That’s the primary question I’m trying to answer with this blog.<p>Shortcuts and lifehacks are great. Surprising trivia is nice. …

Happiness

Saudi Arabia tells citizens to ignore latest WikiLeaks release

61,000 leaked cables give rare insight into kingdom’s habit of buying influence and monitoring dissidents<p>Saudi Arabia has warned its citizens to ignore thousands of its diplomatic documents leaked by the transparency site WikiLeaks, which give a rare insight into the kingdom’s habit of buying …

iGame

The collective wisdom of the 2015 graduation speeches

<b>(Real Simple) —</b><p>Trust yourself<p>"I want you all to stay true to the most real, most sincere, most authentic parts of yourselves. I want you to ask those basic questions: Who do you want to be? What inspires you? How do you want to give back? And then I want you to take a deep breath and trust …

College & University

Livia Firth: the fashion industry is 'so messed up'

The executive producer of new documentary The True Cost calls for consumers and stars to help change the global fashion industry<p>Coverage of the Cannes film festival is often dominated by talk of who’s wearing what. Yet at this year’s festival, an incendiary new documentary is quietly hoping to …

Film Festivals

U.S. Secret Weapon Vs. ISIS: Garbagemen

Washington is spending hundreds of millions of dollars to teach Syrian rebels how to govern themselves, hoping what they learn will help them resist …

12 Steps to Successly Promote your Photography on Instagram

If you’re reading this and are interested in digital photography, chances are you’re a user of Instagram, the current goliath of social media in …

9 arrested over spectacular robbery of a Saudi prince in Paris

The tale of the heist is more believable as a Hollywood movie than as a real life event.<p>Prince Abdul Aziz Bin Fahd's convoy, full of armed bodyguards, was winding its way through Port de la Chapelle from a plush Paris hotel to an airport in Le Bourget when two black BMWs sped up on the motorcade …