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FBI Chief: ISIS Is Now A Bigger Threat To U.S. Than Al-Qaeda

Comey was speaking at the Aspen Security Forum in Aspen, Colorado, when he said the threat from ISIS had eclipsed that posed by the group that was once led by Osama bin Laden. ISIS originally grew out of al-Qaeda, but eventually broke off to become its own organization and has since seized control …

Al-Qaeda

Sandra Bland’s Medical Form Filled Out During Booking in Texas Jail Provides Huge Revelation in Case

The woman found dead in a Texas jail told authorities that she had previously attempted suicide and was depressed, a medical form revealed Wednesday.<p>Police say that Sandra Bland, 28 who was arrested on July 10 and found dead three days later, hung herself with a plastic garbage bag from inside her …

The 50 Best Tips to Get Your Home Super Organized

Your mess is simply no match for these helpful solutions.<p>Your mess is simply no match for these helpful solutions.

A little-known condition keeps one million Americans in the hospital every year

Sepsis is a complication of infection that leads to organ failure. One million patients are hospitalized for sepsis each year (across all types of health insurance). In 2013 alone, 400,000 Medicare beneficiaries were hospitalized because of sepsis at a cost of US$5.5 billion.<p>And it is deadly. …

Some GOP candidates becoming unhinged over gay marriage ruling

By George F. Will<p>George F. Will<p>Columnist covering politics and domestic and foreign affairs<p>Email Bio Follow<p>In 1824, in retirement 37 years after serving as the Constitutional Convention’s prime mover, James Madison, 73, noted that the 1787 “language of our Constitution is already undergoing …

Same-sex Marriage

World’s Best Water Photographer Captures The Most Stunning Pictures Of Ocean Waves You’ve Ever Seen

What Happened To Phobos II? Russian Cosmonaut & U.S. Army Remote Viewers Say Something “Alien” Did<p>Published<p>12 hours ago<p>on<p>August 21, 2018<p>In Brief<p>The …

The Leica Q is a compact and stylish full-frame camera

Leica's been relatively quiet since Photokina 2014, where it revealed a full set of cameras for every different budget and taste. Today, though, the German manufacturer is stepping out of the shadows and introducing the Leica Q, a beautiful small camera with some powerful attributes. It features a …

Cameras

Leica Survives the Digital Shift

Camera maker struggled with the death of film, but now it has a lucrative niche: digital, retro cameras<p>Germany’s Leica Camera, the inventor of the 35mm film camera, has a new niche with digital, retro models. Its cameras today have digital insides, not rollers for film, and sell for at about $6,500 …

Times Square

This Bacon Baked Chicken And Potatoes Is Mouthwateringly Good! Everyone Will Be Coming Back For Seconds!

Who doesn’t love making a full dinner all in one dish? This casserole is packed with chicken and potatoes (and bacon), so it’s got great flavor and …

US ordered to release photos of army abuse of detainees

Federal judge rules images showing abuse of detainees in Iraq and Afghanistan must be released after long court battle.<p>A US federal judge has ruled that Washington must release photographs showing abuse of detainees in Iraq and Afghanistan, in a longstanding court case on letting the world see …

ACLU

Petraeus: ISIS isn't biggest long-term threat to region

<b>(CNN) —</b> The biggest threat to Iraq's long-term stability isn't ISIS, according to Gen. David Petraeus, who led the U.S. surge during the Iraq War.<p>Instead, Petraeus said the Iran-backed Shiite militias who are helping to fend off ISIS are "the foremost threat" to long-term stability in Iraq, …

The Science of Near-Death Experiences

Empirically investigating brushes with the afterlife<p>Near-death experiences have gotten a lot of attention lately. The 2014 movie <i>Heaven Is for Real</i>, about a young boy who told his parents he had visited heaven while he was having emergency surgery, grossed a respectable $91 million in the United …

The Man in the Van

He throws 96. He's the Jays' No. 1 prospect. He signed for millions. And he lives in a VW camper. Meet Daniel Norris, the most interesting pitcher in …

Crushed Dreams and Moldy Memories: The Messages on Homes After Hurricane Katrina

Photographer Craig Boudreaux was personally impacted by the devastation left in the wake of Hurricane Katrina back in 2005. Among the homes that were …

Mo'Nique says she was 'blackballed' by Lee Daniels after Oscar win for Precious

Director wanted to teach her a lesson after she failed to thank him on awards night, claims actor<p>The Oscar-winning star of Precious, Mo’Nique, has claimed Lee Daniels began a professional boycott after she failed to mention the director during her 2010 acceptance speech for the best supporting …

Lee Daniels

Meet the little girl who’s been 'designed' to help beat Huntington’s disease

Adorable seven-month-old Amelia Queen is a baby with a difference<p>Baby Amelia Queen, aged seven months, was genetically engineered in a laboratory to help beat an incurable disease which has blighted her family.<p>Her birth is one of the first in Britain which is hoped will help eradicate devastating …

'Jihadi John': Mohammed Emwazi was a cold, loner, ex-fighter says

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/uk/1149000/1149105_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1537035171_1ce48564686d766cf44d9dc1477ef7a8<p><b>The Islamic State fighter known as "Jihadi John" was a cold loner who set himself apart from others, says an IS defector who met him in Syria.</b><p>The BBC has …

Thousands March in Moscow to Mourn Slain Putin Foe

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'Jihadi John's' emails revealed

<b>(CNN) —</b> It's a controversial question that's sparked debate since officials revealed the identity of the masked man known as Jihadi John.<p>Was Mohammed Emwazi, the man with a British accent who's appeared in numerous ISIS beheading videos, pushed toward extremism by authorities? Or was he someone …

Newspaper: Nurse who survived Ebola says hospital failed her

DALLAS (AP) — A 26-year-old nurse said in a newspaper interview that a hospital where she had worked in Dallas and its parent company failed her when …

Correction: Miracle at 35 story

LAKE PLACID, N.Y. (AP) — In a story Feb. 21 about a reunion of the 1980 U.S. Olympic gold medal hockey team, The Associated Press reported …

We left the fools in charge: Bush and Cheney are still defining American foreign policy

<b>(AP/Chris Usher/Reuters/Yuri Gripas/Jonathan Ernst/photo montage by Salon)</b><p>Obama should have completely reinvented the war-fighting policies he inherited. He didn’t, which will cost us all<p>Paul Rosenberg<p>February 6, 2015 1:45pm (UTC)<p>The 2012 election was fought on the economy, primarily because …

Our Amazingly Plastic Brains

Mental and physical exercise can keep the brain fit and help it recover capacities lost to disease and trauma<p>Can the brain heal and preserve itself—or even improve its functioning—as we get older? For some time, many scientists have tended to think of our brains as machines, most commonly as …

The Brain

Breakthrough DNA Editor Born of Bacteria

Interest in a powerful DNA editing tool called CRISPR has revealed that bacteria are far more sophisticated than anyone imagined.<p>On a November …

New Research Reveals the Real Causes of Depression

By: Dr. Mercola. Guest<p>Depression is thought to affect about one in 10 Americans.1 In 2010, antidepressants were the second most commonly prescribed …