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20 Post-Workout Meals That Are Super High in Protein (and Plants!)

There's no hangriness like post-workout hangriness. You know, the kind where you could house an entire pizza no problem.<p>If you really don't want your …

Healthy Eating

Journalist Kim Wall's head found in sea near Copenhagen

<b>The head of Swedish journalist Kim Wall has been found, two months after she disappeared on a trip with a Danish submariner, Danish police say.</b><p>Divers found bags containing her head, legs and clothing in Koge Bay, just south of Copenhagen, the city's police inspector Jens Moller Jensen said.<p>They …

Crime

3 days in Hanoi, Vietnam just like Anthony Bourdain

Have you been watching travel TV shows for years? Ever wanted to go on a foodie tour just like Anthony Bourdain? Our 3-day suggested foodie itinerary …

Top 10 Workout Songs For June 2017

Variety is key when compiling a workout playlist. Fortunately, for those in the mood to move, this month’s top workout tracks come by their …

A 10-Minute Cardio Workout You Can Do with Minimal Space

It's a Thursday at 8 P.M. and you really don't want to drag yourself to the gym, so you decide to try one of the many cardio workouts you've …

Exercise

Printable Abs and Arms Workout — No Equipment Needed

You can tone your abs and arms without weights. So jump on the bodyweight-workout train with this quick fitness sesh devoted to strengthening your …

Workouts

Natural Deodorant That Actually Works | Women's Health

<i>Learn about some of the crazy beauty trends people have tried over the years:</i><p>And then one day, I stumbled upon <b>Native Deodorant</b> ($12, nativecos.com) in the beauty closet and my whole world changed. Seriously, I swipe it on once a day and for the rest of the day, I stay dry and fresh. It has a …

Afghanistan is the new Vietnam

The Afghan government is unable to thwart a growing jihadist insurgency dominated by the Taliban. Nor is it able to prevent the Islamic State (IS) from expanding its footprint in the country. Worse is that increased factional infighting is gutting the Afghan political system from the inside.<p>US …

Hardest Abs Moves | Women's Health

10 Insanely Hard Abs Moves That Will Leave Your Core Quivering<p>They’re tough—but totally worth it.<p>Getty Images<p>We all play favorites at the gym—some of us love squats while others live for lifting. Perhaps instead, you dream of abs day (who could blame you when it involves so much laying down). If …

The Best Zucchini Noodle Recipes You Could Ask For

Long live zoodles!<p>Zucchini is a versatile veggie. It can be turned into taco shells, you can use it as a healthy alternative to pizza crust, and perhaps best of all, you can easily spiralize this green summertime squash and turn it into a plate of zucchini noodles, also known as zoodles.<p>Zoodles are …

Healthy Eating

US Marine captain writes stinging op-ed: 'We lost the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan'

The biggest problem, according to Capt. Joshua Waddell, is "self-delusion."<p>"Let us first begin with the fundamental underpinnings of this delusion: our measures of performance and effectiveness in recent wars," he wrote. "It is time that we, as professional military officers, accept the fact that …

24 Warm Dessert Recipes for All of Your Winter Sweets Needs

Winter is the perfect time of year to hone your baking skills. After all, there’s nothing cozier than cuddling up on the couch with a soft blanket and a tray of warm brownies, fresh from the oven. A mug of spiked hot chocolate sipped in front of the fire does the trick too, and we’d never turn our …

Hundreds of U.S. Marines land in Norway, irking Russia | Reuters

OSLO (Reuters) - Some 300 U.S. Marines landed in Norway on Monday for a six-month deployment, the first time since World War Two that foreign troops have been allowed to be stationed there, in a deployment which has irked Norway’s Arctic neighbour Russia.<p>Officials played down any link between the …

North Africa

Teachers kidnapped by suspected Islamic State fighters in Afghanistan

JALALABAD, Afghanistan (Reuters) - Suspected Islamic State militants kidnapped 12 teachers and two other staff of a religious school in the eastern Afghan province of Nangarhar, officials said.<p>The teachers were taken on Sunday when a group of Islamic State (IS) fighters entered the school in Haska …

Afghanistan

In northern Afghanistan, bereaved women join fight against Islamic State | Reuters

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Gul Bibi, an Afghan grandmother well into her eighties, never expected to become a fighter.<p>An Afghan woman is reflected in a mirror as she walks in Kabul February 11, 2013. REUTERS/Mohammad Ismail/Files(AFGHANISTAN - Tags: SOCIETY)<p>But now she is one of more …

Afghanistan

The warrior women of Afghanistan: Tribals are now taking up arms against ISIS and Taliban

As ISIS and Taliban are trying to expand their foothold in Afghanistan, these women from a remote province are putting up a brave fight.<p>The Taliban …

Afghanistan Is All Ready To Be Donald Trump's First Foreign Policy Disaster

The next president has tough choices to make as Taliban forces push forward.<p>Afghanistan is failing. <b></b><p>Fifteen years after the United States first scattered the Taliban with high-altitude bombing, the battlefield gains achieved by tens of thousands of U.S. troops are in jeopardy from a resurgent …

White Cake Cookies

These White Cake Cookies are quite literally made out of cake mix, but when paired with my amazing White Chocolate Buttercream they are …

Dessert

The 23 weirdest buildings in America

From giant architectural reproductions of classic books (#1) to a performance arts venue built, literally, in the shape of an egg (#23), America is …

Kansas City

How to Grow Longer, Healthier Hair

How to Grow Longer, Healthier Hair<p>Updated on February 26, 2016<p>Hair grows on average 4-7 inches per year. For those wanting to grow their hair long, …

12 Travel Map Apps That Beat Google Maps Whether or Not You Have WiFi

Chunky GPS units are a thing of the past. These days, everyone is finding their way by using their smartphones. Although we’ll be the first to admit that we love the industry standard, Google Maps (especially with the new pit stop function), there are a few things that GM just can’t account for. …

The most romantic things to do in NYC

New York might not be dubbed the city of love, but we think Gotham is pretty darn romantic (okay, we’re biased). No, really. Apart from cramped and …

Luxury Lifestyle

Interactive map lets you delve into New York City history

The Landmarks Preservation Commission unveiled a new interactive map that lets you explore the more than 33,000 landmarks across the five …

New York City

20 Real Girls With Gorgeous Wedding Band–and–Engagement Ring Combos

Whether you’re on the path to engagement, currently engaged, or like many women, simply enjoy browsing beautiful diamonds, this one’s for you. Today …

Overfinch 40th Anniversary Defender

Created to celebrate the history of the Land Rover modification and performance firm, the Overfinch 40th Anniversary Defender gives Rover's …

8 Supercharged Retinol Products That Will Transform Your Skin

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The girl who secretly filmed the Taliban

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Afghanistan

More severed body parts found near Connecticut train station | Reuters

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (Reuters) - Police in Connecticut said on Thursday they found two severed human arms near a New Haven train station late on Wednesday, hours after a pair of severed legs were discovered near the same location.<p>The case has led police to start a nationwide review of missing persons …

Crime