Jan Haughey

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From Good to Greatist: The Health and Happiness Site Joins Flipboard

Greatist is about what it sounds like: content to help readers be their best—healthier, happier and their greatest selves. But it’s also an ideology, …

10 Ways to Tone Up Without Killing Yourself at the Gym

<i>Every Monday we tap an industry expert for tips that only insiders know. This week Brooke Siler, Pilates pioneer and author of 'The New York Times' best-seller 'The Pilates Body: The Ultimate At-Home Guide to Strengthening, Lengthening and Toning Your Body- Without Machines', explains that it is</i> …

Turkey opens its bases for US and coalition forces in fight against Isis

Heavy fighting between Isis and Kurds continues in Kobani, with reports that neither side is gaining ground despite losses<p>Turkey has agreed to let US and coalition forces use its bases, including a key installation within 100 miles of the Syrian border, for operations against Islamic State (Isis) …

Why One Man Defected From ISIS — Then Went To War Against It In Syria

Hopes of defeating ISIS may depend on local fighters like this one turning against the group. It's not something in which the U.S. or its allies have much say. BuzzFeed News' Mike Giglio reports from the Turkey-Syria border.<p>GAZIANTEP, Turkey — It took the deaths of innocent men, women, and …

Netanyahu Tells World Leaders ‘Hamas is ISIS and ISIS is Hamas’

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu pushed back Monday against Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas’ claims that Israel was waging a “genocide” …

Israel

Samsung will give you $200 if you trade your old phone for the Note 4, even if it’s worth less

Earlier today we learned the Note 4 will go up for pre-order in the UK and US starting tomorrow. For those that are planning to upgrade from an older handset, Samsung has now announced its “guaranteed $200 total trade-in” promotion.<p>In short, if you pre-order the Note 4 between tomorrow and 10/16 …

Mobile

Lawyer: Secret children, living and dead, hidden by squalor for years

It was a shocking and gruesome discovery: three dead infants found in a Massachusetts home so squalid that police officers had to search it in hazmat suits.<p>Now, days later, as investigators continue to search through what the Worcester County District Attorney's Office describes as the home's …

The Best Second-Screen Apps for Watching TV

If you’re watching live television without the aid of a smartphone or tablet, you’re missing out. There’s an entire world of apps out there designed …

Apps

Single woman conned out of £170,000 when looking for love on match.com

Suzanne Hardman was one of a string of women tricked into handing over a total of £220,000 to a gang of conmen posing as a single middle aged man on an internet dating site<p>A woman was conned out of £170,000 by a gang who won her affection by posing as an attractive middle-aged man looking for love …

Inside the tunnels Hamas built: Israel's struggle against new tactic in Gaza war

Israel's military leaders are sending soldiers underground to destroy dozens of tunnels. But if Israeli intelligence knew of their existence for the last two years, why did they not act sooner?<p>The entrance is a deep vertical shaft, usually hidden in a house. It drops down a dozen metres or so …

Anthony Maslin And Marite Norris, Parents Of 3 Kids Killed On Flight MH17, Speak Out

Anthony Maslin and Marite Norris, who lost their three children and Norris' father when Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over eastern Ukraine on July 17, have released a statement describing their anguish.<p>The couple had remained in Amsterdam while Nick Norris, 68, brought the kids -- …

Somebody Flew a Drone Into a Fireworks Display and This Is What Happened

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to fly through a fireworks display?<p>This video, shot from a drone with an on-board camera, shows exactly …

Drones

National Geographic Travel

Travel

High-Flying Highlights From The International Drone Photography Awards

From France to the Philippines, the winners of National Geographic and Dronestagram's International Drone Photography Awards.<p><i>Images via</i><p>On March 15, 2014, in association with National Geographic, drone-photography site Dronestagram announced their first-ever International Drone Photography Awards, …

Drones