Billie Martin

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North Korea

Albino People Are Being Killed for Their Body Parts in Malawi

People with albinism living in Malawi have been the victims of a surge of attacks by people seeking to use their body parts in ritual …

Africa

Heartbreaking New Discovery At Auschwitz As Jewelry Found Hidden Inside A Mug

The Nazis stole everything they could from victims of the Holocaust, but one family managed to outsmart them for more than 70 years.<p>Staff at the Auschwitz Museum in Poland recently discovered that an old mug had a false bottom that hid a ring and a necklace.<p>"It was very well hidden," Hanna Kubik of …

Auschwitz

Why In-N-Out burger won't expand to the East Coast

The fast-food retailer has slowly expanded eastward over its 65-year lifetime to Nevada, Arizona, Utah, and more recently Texas. The company has also been holding "pop-up shops" around the world, where burgers tend to sell out within minutes.<p>All signs seemingly point to a plan for expansion.<p>But …

Orange County

Renewable energy is a California success story

In 2011, Solyndra, a California-based solar panel manufacturer, defaulted on a $535-million federal loan and went bankrupt. Critics argued that this proved renewable energy was hopelessly impractical and expensive and that federal and state policies to support it were a waste of taxpayer money. …

The Food Lab: How to Make Pull-Apart Stuffing-Flavored Rolls

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>It's no question that stuffing is the best thing on the Thanksgiving table. It's also no question that these Easy Pull-Apart Pepperoni Garlic Knots are the most stupidly delicious easy recipe I've come up with so far this year.<p>So what happens when you take the …

Photographer Seph Lawless spends most of his time documenting signs of the Great Recession, such as abandoned shopping malls and vacant factories. But in his latest book, his motive is to inspire pure...

Photographer Seph Lawless spends most of his time documenting signs of the Great Recession, such as abandoned shopping malls and vacant factories.<p>But …

Photography

Haunted Houses and Spooky Landscapes by Ysbrand Cosijn

Netherlands-based photographer Ysbrand Cosijn uses computer-generated imagery to create spine-chilling landscape photographs that harken back to his …

20 Essential Life Lessons For Happiness And Success

A recent birthday got me reflecting on my journey to this age, and I’m happy to say that, compared with the younger me, I’m much more at peace with myself, content with my life, confident of what I want and sure of how to get there.<p>I often write about how to attain career and money success, and …