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Hiking Ireland's northern coast will make you believe in magic

In the wilds of Ireland, fairies dwell.<p>A well-known fairy bush in County Clare delayed the building of a new motorway. The reason? Fear that its …

Ireland

Schnitzel, Mozart, and Plenty to Drink: The 4-Day Weekend in Vienna

This 6-word sentence will give you complete freedom and high performance

The worst possible advice is to “lower your expectations.”<p>Instead, it is far more powerful to:<p><b>“Expect everything and attach to nothing.” — Carrie</b> …

Self-improvement

How to Store Fresh Cilantro So it Lasts Longer in the Fridge

Preserving fresh herbs is easier than you'd think.<p>May 31, 2018<p>Cilantro, which also goes by the name coriander (shocking, I know), is an herb that can …

Cilantro

'Star Wars: Episode IX': Bonkers Plot Rumor Has 'Old Republic' Feels

A totally wild new rumor about the plot for <i>Star Wars: Episode IX</i> makes it sound like the film will borrow a significant plot point from the non-canon</i> …

Israel downs Iranian drone and strikes Syria, F-16 crashes

JERUSALEM (AP) — In its most serious engagement in neighboring Syria since fighting there began in 2011, Israel shot down an infiltrating Iranian drone Saturday and struck Iranian targets deep in Syria before one of its own jets was downed.<p>The sudden escalation offers what could be a harbinger of …

Unmanned Aircraft

Trump got a perfect score on a screening test for dementia and Alzheimer's — here's what that means

On Tuesday afternoon, the presidential physician Ronny Jackson told reporters at the White House that President Donald Trump should probably lose a few pounds and could benefit from cutting some calories from his diet.<p>But Jackson said he spotted "no issues whatsoever" with Trump's mental ability …

The modern-day version of a thousand-year-old philosophy can help anyone be more confident

Ever feel like you're not good enough? Something bad happens and your brain plays a YouTube highlight reel of every mistake you've ever made. Your confidence crashes and your self-esteem flatlines.<p>You're not alone. People have been feeling like this as long as there have been people. It's an old …

Israel launches retaliatory strikes on Syrian artillery positions

The IDF identified five projectiles launched towards Israel from Syria.<p>><br>• ><p>IS DETERRENCE working? Smoke rises last year on the Syrian side of the Golan …

CIA official tells jury about day 'all hell broke loose' in Benghazi

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A CIA operative told a jury on Tuesday about the terror he experienced in 2012 when militants attacked the U.S. diplomatic compound in Benghazi, Libya, and described how he recovered the body of U.S. Ambassador to Libya Christopher Stevens.<p>The operative, who testified in what …

New York City: 'Islamic State attack plot' is revealed

<b>A jihadist plot to attack New York City including Times Square and the subway system was foiled with the help of an undercover FBI agent, officials say.</b><p>One man in the US and two others in Pakistan and the Philippines are under arrest and face charges of plotting the attacks which they hoped to …

Protesters rally across Russia on Putin's 65th birthday

MOSCOW (AP) — In a challenge to President Vladimir Putin on his 65th birthday, protesters rallied across Russia on Saturday, heeding opposition …

FEMA Deletes Information About Lack Of Water And Electricity In Puerto Rico

The FEMA website has been an important tool for keeping people up to date on disaster recovery efforts in Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria. But …

Female driving ban: Why did this selfie enrage some Saudis?

<b>Three days after King Salman issued a decree allowing women in Saudi Arabia to drive, a selfie of a man giving his wife a driving lesson led to a divisive conversation on Twitter.</b><p>Faisal BaDughaish, an analyst in a gas and oil company from Dhahran in the east of Saudi Arabia, tweeted a photo of him …

Kettle Gryp

Kettle Gryp is a genius solution, a handle that turns dumbbells into kettlebells! When travelling, hotel gym´s normally only have dumbbells, but if …

Kettlebell Exercises

The world's most beautiful budget train journeys (prices from 42p)

U.N.: More Than 600,000 Syrians Have Returned Home In 2017

A rising number of Syrians who fled are returning to their homes, with more than 600,000 going back in the first seven months of this year, according to the International Organization for Migration.<p>The U.N. migration agency says that number is comparable to the number of returns spanning the entire …

IOM

Seven members of Syria's White Helmets shot dead by unknown gunmen

Seven member of the Syrian White Helmets rescue group were shot dead by unknown gunmen on Saturday, sparking a manhunt and deep suspicions in the rebel-controlled province of Idlib.<p>The men were killed in their operations centre in the village of Sarmin at dawn on Saturday. Two of their vehicles as …

No U.S. terror threats after London attack, Homeland Security says

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security on Sunday said it had no evidence of “a specific, credible terror threat in the United States” but was monitoring the situation in London.<p>In New York, Mayor Bill de Blasio said the city was on high alert, with critical response units in “particularly …

Democratic Republic of Congo teeters on edge of 'catastrophe'

Riven by lawlessness, corruption and economic failure, the beleaguered country could fall back into civil war at any time<p>When he writes his court rulings, Justice Emile Dhekana buys his own paper, pens, staples and carbon-copy sheets. Then he asks for a cash payment from whichever side will win the …

Africa

'Your Lives Must Be Boring': Putin Lashes Out at Megyn Kelly for Grilling Him on Election Hacking and Trump

As the world continues to wonder what role Russia might have played in last November’s presidential election, Megyn Kelly sat down with the country’s …

Donald Trump

Better sex, better health, more money: What men really get out of marriage

You know that old ball and chain joke from men about marriage? More than ever, today’s young men question the value of marriage to increase their happiness and well-being.<p>The U.S. marriage rate has dropped dramatically (from 70 percent in to 50 percent in four decades) and marriage is getting …

Why Smart People Don't Multitask

Multitasking is really tempting. It's also really bad for you.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You may have heard that multitasking is bad for you, but new studies show that it kills your performance and may even damage your brain. Every time you multitask you aren’t …

The Top 5 Best Things To See In Rome

Related: Rome, Top Five Best<p>Whenever I visit the Eternal City of Rome and ponder the top 5 best things to see in Rome, I always find myself coming …

Europe’s Uncommon Decency: Saving Lives Now, Sorting Out Later

ROME—More than 1,000 refugees and migrants arrived in Italy by sea on Friday, the same day U.S. President Donald Trump signed an executive order …

Angela Merkel

20 Things that Will Matter a Lot Less to You in 20 Years

Too often we let the little frustrations of each day blind us to the beauty in front of us. We get caught up in our own heads, and literally don’t …

Social Media

How to Finally Stop Focusing on the Negative

For many of us, it’s second nature to focus on the negative. We tend to dwell on criticisms (while brushing off compliments), and brace ourselves for …

48hrs in Edinburgh - the must-sees for the first-time visitor to Scotland's magnificent capital city

Who wants to be a millionaire? Well, most of us probably wouldn’t object too strongly.<p>On a city break to ­Scotland’s wonderful capital you can at …

So here's what Princess Leia was actually up to during “Rogue One”

As we watched <i>Rogue One</i>, we all knew everything was leading toward the Rebel Alliance coming together to get the Death Star plans into safe hands. And …

Star Wars

An Airport Protest in Support of Religious Freedom

Fury over the Trump administration’s immigrant ban found purpose after travelers from abroad were detained at U.S. airports.<p>It was already shaping up to be a strange day when New York Representatives Jarrold Nadler and Nydia Velázquez arrived at John F. Kennedy International Airport shortly after …