Merrill Johnson

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Defense, intelligence officials caution White House on terrorist designation for Iran’s Revolutionary Guard

Senior defense and intelligence officials have cautioned the White House that a proposal to designate Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Corps as a foreign terrorist organization could endanger U.S. troops in Iraq and the overall fight against the Islamic State, and would be an unprecedented use of a law …

Good Housekeeping

Good Housekeeping reaches an audience of 30+ million each month. In addition to the magazine brand, the Good Housekeeping Institute is the consumer …

Colo, First Gorilla to Be Born in a Zoo, Dies in Ohio at 60

COLUMBUS, Ohio — An Ohio zoo says the country's oldest known gorilla, and the first in the world to be born in a zoo, has died. Colo was 60.<p>The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium said Tuesday that Colo died in her sleep, less than a month after her birthday.<p>She surpassed the usual life expectancy of captive …

Militant who denounced Islamic State faces murder, war crimes charges in Germany

An Islamic State defector who claimed in news interviews to have refused to commit violence for the group has been charged by German authorities with murder and war crimes for his role in a mass execution in Syria in 2015.<p>Harry Sarfo, a 28-year-old German citizen, appeared in front-page articles …

News Industry

Newt Gingrich Blasts Trump's Attack on Judge as 'Inexcusable'

Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich is a noted fan of presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, but Gingrich said Sunday the …

Donald Trump

Mexico has a chance to be the world's 'next great power'

Mexico has the 11th-highest GDP in the world based on purchasing power parity, according to the International Monetary Fund. As Europe weakens, it will be in the top 10 in the not-too-distant future.<p>Yet, this country is regarded by many Americans as a Third World nation, dominated by drug cartels …

A Feisty Guide to Meditation From a Half-Assed Practitioner

Meditation is a trendy topic lately and I hear all sorts of comments about what type, how often, and how to do it "right." I'm going to break this down in layperson's terms based on what I've learned in my 12 years practicing meditation. I say "practice" because that's what the gurus call it. They …

Animal pictures of the week: 4 March 2016 - Telegraph

Zoom Out Fingerless Gloves

Started from a poin t at the outer edge of the wrist, these fingerless gloves grow in a circle shape and finish at the thumb. One mitt is knitted in …

Unraveled » Blog Archive » Thursday Tip: Filter your Stash

The stash area is a great way to keep track of the yarn in your yarn closet. To get your stash, click on the notebook tab and choose stash. There are …

F for Effort

• <b>Author:</b> Richard Benson<p>From the author of the national bestseller F in Exams comes a brand new compendium of hilarious and inventive wrong test answers and homework hiccups. Featuring gems from elementary school ("two halves make a whale"), middle grades (Q: What does "germinate" mean? A: To become …