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Why France has become a prime target for terrorists

John Schindler, the national-security columnist for The New York Observer, tweeted after the attacks: "Jihadists with Balkan small arms were shooting up France in 1995 ... got no idea why anybody is surprised."<p>Attackers used guns and bombs at several sites across Paris in November, including the …

Francois Hollande

Army protests in court after Bowe Bergdahl’s legal team releases documents online

Army lawyers have protested a decision by the legal team of accused deserter Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl to release the entire 373-page transcript of his interview with a general officer, saying the document’s disclosure includes sensitive information in the controversial case and raises questions about …

Cybercrime

21 photos that show why a small town in Tennessee was just named America's next hot travel destination

The results were based on increases in positive traveler feedback as well as increased interest in accommodations, restaurants, and attractions.<p>This year, Gatlinburg, Tennessee, was ranked as the top US destination travelers should have on their radar. It also came in fourth place on TripAdvisor's …

National Parks

And the 2016 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees are...

Drumroll please: It's time to announce the 2016 inductees to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.<p>This year, five musical acts will be inducted into the …

Chaka Khan

States explore blocking gun sales to terror watch lists

NEW YORK (AP) — Congress may have declined to ban the sale of guns to people on federal terrorism watch lists, but one state — New Jersey — has, at least theoretically, been stopping such purchases since 2013.<p>It isn't clear whether New Jersey's ban has actually stopped a would-be extremist from …

Guns

Nigeria kidnapped girls: Government 'called off deal'

<b>A deal for the release of some of the abducted schoolgirls in Nigeria was close to being secured when the Nigerian government called it off, the BBC has learned.</b><p>Some of the girls were set to be freed in exchange for imprisoned Islamist militants, reports the BBC's Will Ross.<p>Boko Haram group …

And Another Winter

Evolution. Evolution of a page.<p>Of a middle-aged woman.<p>Every winter I get low. Blue. Depressed.<p>Having, in the past, recognized it as a necessary …

Happy 2014! New Planner fun...

Hi everyone and happy new year! New Year's Eve and New Year's Day are my two favorite holidays. I love the feeling of a fresh start; and I always …

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Cracking up old habits

Heute mal mit wenig Worte, obwohl mir der Kopf vor lauter Worte nur so schwirrt. Ich diesen aber am Liebsten unter der Decke stecken und mich in ein …

ponderings

Pencil: Stabilo All<p>Crayons: Neocolor II<p>Stencils, Dina Wakley Media Line: Affirmations, Birds<p>Paint, Dina Wakley Media Line: Magenta, Tangerine, …

Montana

15 minutes of mixed media

This week for my 15 minutes of mixed media I took a cue from a challenge in another project I am working on - The Documented Life Project. I wrote an …

Criminals, courtrooms and how rave never died – the week in art

Famous artists' crimes and misdemeanours, from Caravaggio to Shepard Fairey, courtroom artists share tricks of the trade, 90s traveller photographs and more – all in your weekly art dispatch<p>Exhibition of the week<p><b>Vikings: Life and Legend</b><br>Being a Viking was not an ethnic or a national identity, it was …

IRS could put consumers to work getting tax cheats to pay up

The season of W-2s and 1099s is nearly upon us. As millions of Americans gear up for the annual national agony of filing tax forms, a minority are deciding how much of their income they actually want to report. Almost $400 billion in federal revenue is lost to tax cheats each year - much of it …

São Paulo

TIME Picks the Top 10 Photos of 2013

John Tlumacki. Boston, Mass., USA. April 15, 2013. The first Boston Marathon bomb exploded about two hours and forty m<p>... VIEW MORE<p>John …

Swastikas and safety pins: London punks strike a pose

Photographers Karen Knorr and Olivier Richon's posed portraits from 1977 may not capture the chaos of London's nascent punk scene, but what they do show is way more fascinating<p>The swastika, the school tie, the Union Jack, Karl Marx and the razor blade – these are just some of the motifs of punk …

Making It: Race and Class in Contemporary America

A new paint job at NOG

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