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Exclusive: ISIS in Sinai held back by Egypt's Bedouins

<b>The Sinai Peninsula, Egypt (CNN) —</b> The Sinai Peninsula is the new front line in the battle against ISIS.<p>But the men defending Sinai aren't soldiers or police. They are Bedouin tribe members, who say they have stopped the terror group without firing a shot.<p>"They are not Muslims," says Sulieman El …

5 Airstream Rentals That Trump Traditional Hotel Rooms

The first Airstream was built in 1929, and almost 90 years later, the iconic aluminum trailer still has quite a following: Matthew McConaughey and Lenny Kravitz are proud owners, and many restaurants, shops, and hotels have invested in Airstreams as new forms of food trucks, showrooms, or guest …

Obama and Netanyahu lay down the gloves (for now)

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Barack Obama and Benjamin Netanyahu seem like they are done fighting.<p>Like boxers who have wiped themselves out in a sapping title fight but failed to land a knockout punch, the leaders of the United States and Israel on Monday settled on what looked like an exhausted truce.<p>It was …

Israel

Vacation Destinations on Instagram

VOGUE HOMMES FASHION<p><b>From Sam Webb in Majorca and Jarrod Scott in the Canary Islands to Tobias Sorenson in Puerto Rico and Alessio Pozzi in his native</b> …

Jennifer Lawrence unveils the new Dior Addict lipstick

Children's Special: Back to School Wardrobe

FASHION SHOPPING<p><b>Everything to protect your children from a cold north wind this fall, from sheepskins, cozy knits, cocooning furs and soft cardigans.</b> …

Girl Gang Hair at the VMA Awards: Are You on Team Sleek or Team Wavy?

As **Taylor Swift’**s "Bad Blood" posse took to the multicolored carpet at the 2015 VMAs, we noticed that her girl gang of friends had taken sides—with hair that was either ironed to slick straight perfection, or left to fall in softly cascading natural waves. Swift, who pulled her darkened blonde …

Alexander Wang: Double Trouble

Alexander Wang usually starts his day with an anxiety attack. His panic is fleeting and contained, however, since there is no space allotted for it in a schedule that would dampen the palms of a seasoned air-traffic controller. On this afternoon in late May, for instance, Wang is in Paris, in the …

Miley Cyrus's NSFW VMAs Outfits Almost Make Us Forget That 2013 Debacle

Almost.<p>Miley Cyrus has no shame in her style game, and we love her for it. For the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards, we were expecting to be shocked. And in true Miley form, she did not disappoint. With these looks seared into our memories, there's no doubt that her infamous performance with Robin …

This Little Girl Will Totally Inspire Your Fall Wardrobe

When a 3-year-old can teach you style lessons...<p>If we're being honest, we've been planning our fall wardrobe for weeks now. And the time has finally come when we can break out our light jackets and faux fur scarves. While we usually look to the runways or street style blogs for inspiration, this …

The First Supermoon of 2015

Two Big Winners From China's Big Slowdown

How panicked were investors last week about China's stock market plunge? Enough to treat the Korean peninsula, a place that was teetering on the …

3D Printed Fish Can Detect And Remove Toxins From Liquid

And could one day become medicine that you swallow<p>We all know that eating fish is good for your health, but what about fish shaped robots?<p>In a study published this month in <i>Advanced Materials</i>, researchers from UC San Diego announced that they'd figured out a way to 3D print tiny microrobots in the …

UC San Diego

Guitarists Can Sync Their Brains With Other Players, Forming A Giant Hyperbrain

The neuroscience of jamming is a giant mind meld.<p>Guitarists perform a kind of mind-meld when they play together, syncing their brainwaves to the extent that they can anticipate each other’s moves. They also switch off the outside world while playing, leaving them in a tiny universe of them and …

Three Sony Xperia Z5 models appear in leaked video interview

By now, you should have a pretty good idea of what Sony's next smartphones will look like, after photos leaked last week allegedly showed three variants of Sony's Xperia Z5 — the standard Z5, the Z5 Compact, and the Z5 Premium. But just in case you weren't sure, a new video has appeared online that …

Phones

Google OnHub review: Routers don't have to be so complicated

If you're like me, a cold feeling of dread grips your heart every time your internet goes out. "Is Comcast down," I ask myself, "or is my horrible router misbehaving yet again?" This usually follows 10 minutes of unplugging and then plugging things back in, waiting and hoping for your internet …

LG launches gold version of Urbane watch for $1,200

Interested in an Android Wear device with an extra bit of glamour attached? Your thirst might be quenched with the LG Watch Urbane Luxe, a premium, …

Canadian, World, Politics and Business News & Analysis

Business (Canada)

Hundreds arrested as Beijing launches stock market crackdown

Chinese authorities have arrested nearly 200 people for alleged online rumor-mongering about China's stock market turmoil and a recent, deadly chemical factory explosion in Tianjin.<p>Among the arrested is Wang Xiaolu, a journalist for financial publication Caijing Magazine, "who has been placed under …

Obama administration renames Mount McKinley to Denali

WASHINGTON — President Obama's three-day trip to Alaska this week will literally change the map of the nation's 49th state.<p>Mount McKinley — the 20,237-foot mountain and the tallest in North America — has been renamed Denali, as it was originally known by Alaska Natives before it was renamed to …

UN: Satellite images show Temple of Bel in Syria destroyed

DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — A satellite image on Monday shows that the main building of the ancient Temple of Bel in the Syrian city of Palmyra has been …

Middle East

The Village That Will Be Swept Away

Residents of Newtok, Alaska, voted to relocate as erosion destroyed their land. That was the easy part.<p>NEWTOK, Alaska—Two decades ago, the people of this tiny village came to terms with what had become increasingly obvious: They could no longer fight back the rising waters.<p>Their homes perched on a …

19 Of The Best Snow Scenes In Art

Today marks the official start of winter in the Northern Hemisphere, otherwise known as the Winter Solstice. Or, if you prefer, the most wonderful time of the year. 'Tis the season of rosy cheeks, icy sidewalks and hot chocolate, all the makings of a spectacular Bing Crosby holiday movie.<p>But winter …

Cigars, Rum and Credit Cards: What Is in U.S.-Cuba Agreement?

From credit cards to cigars and rum, here is what is covered by the new Cuba deal announced by the White House Wednesday.

U.S. set to blame North Korea for Sony hack

The U.S. is ready to blame North Korea for the crippling hack attack at Sony Pictures, as the studio said Wednesday it would cancel next week's planned release of its controversial comedy "The Interview."<p>U.S. investigators say an announcement pinning the blame on hackers working for the Pyongyang …

Vladimir Putin Vows That Russian Bear Won't Become 'Stuffed Animal'

President Vladimir Putin launched a defiant and patriotic defense of Russia’s relations with the West Thursday as he faced the public in his annual live televised news conference.<p>He said 25 percent of Russia’s economic crisis — including its faltering currency — was caused by sanctions imposed …

North Korea Behind Sony Hack: U.S. Officials

U.S. officials have concluded that the North Korean government ordered the hacking attack on Sony Pictures Entertainment — a breach that led to the studio cancelling the planned release of "The Interview". One U.S. official told NBC News that the country "can't let this go unanswered."<p>The officials …

#FashionFlashback @VogueItalia April 2008 shot by #StevenMeisel #makeupbypatmcgrath with the beautiful @NataSupernova http://t.co/dIkYQyjAn8

NYC Holiday Window Displays