Kidd Mckandes

13 Flips | 4 Magazines | 1 Follower | @kiddmckandes | Keep up with Kidd Mckandes on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Kidd Mckandes”

Twin girls 'fly to Syria to join jihadi fight'

Teenage runaways take flight to Istanbul and reportedly tell parents they are on way to join brother fighting with Islamic State<p>Police believe twin sisters from Manchester left their rooms in the middle of the night to fly to Syria to join the Islamic State jihadists.<p>The girls, 16, were reported to …

How to Disappear (almost) Completely: living off the grid

Your day begins at dawn. After all, you are lying in a sleeping bag under the open sky grateful that you haven't: a) been stabbed by a grifter, b) been trampled by a herd of animals or c) contracted hypothermia and frozen to death. Then it's off for a morning routine that involves foraging for food …

Tropical Storm Karen weakens but could bring heavy rain, surge to Gulf Coast

Tropical Storm Karen's strength ebbed Saturday as it churned in the Gulf of Mexico, though experts say people in the area should still brace for a significant storm.<p>The storm's maximum sustained winds dropped to 40 mph by 2 a.m. ET Saturday, the National Hurricane Center reported. The storm's …

Chocolate Chip Cookie No Bake Cheesecake Parfaits

Easy Chocolate Chip Cookie Cheesecake Parfaits.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> September 20, 2013 101<p>It’s a BIG day.<p>A big birthday day that is. Someone in this house …

Confederate flag dispute sparks dueling rallies in Virginia

It will be flag versus flag Saturday near the former capital of the Confederacy, as a heritage group promises to hoist a Confederate battle flag up a 50-foot pole along Interstate 95 and opponents will respond with the Stars and Stripes.<p>A group called Virginia Flaggers is scheduled to fly the …

Associated Press News

Chicago Tylenol murders remain unsolved after more than 30 years

The unsolved investigation into the deaths of seven people who swallowed cyanide-laced Tylenol is returning to where it started more than 30 years ago, as a group of Illinois law enforcement agencies said Friday that the FBI will no longer lead the probe.<p>Police in Arlington Heights — where three of …

Cupcake Recipes

Our Best Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipes

Be careful not to overbake these cookies so that they'll have a chewy texture. If you like gooey chocolate chips, microwave the cookies for a few seconds.

Our Favorite Cheesecake Recipes

Topping cheesecake with shimmering fruit is nothing new, but we spun this one in a fresh direction by swapping out the expected cherries for ruby-red rhubarb-raspberry gelee.

Our Best Sugar Cookie Recipes

Lemon Cake Recipes

Lemon adds a welcome brightness to lemon chiffon cake, glazed lemon pound cake, layer cake with lemon curd filling, and many more varieties of lemon cake recipes. Whether you like your lemon in the frosting, in the filling, or right in the cake itself, we have a lemon cake recipe for you.

31 Awesome Dips for Football Noshing

31 dip recipes, from guacamole to salsa to hummus, that are good for serving at football parties.<p>Dips are the best thing to serve at a football party (other than wings). Here's why:<p>They require one hand. (This is important: This means a beer can remain in your other hand at all times.)<p>You can …