Sabrina Thompson

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100 Christmas Cocktail and Drink Recipes to Get You in the Holiday Spirit

Maybe just half a drink more...<p>It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas, and that means presents, sweets, parties, and most importantly, holiday booze. If you're already feeling eggnog'd out just thinking about the holidays, try one of these 100 cocktails we've gathered—from hot buttery rum …

Syracuse blog raises 20K (and growing) to send kids to Texas Bowl

SB Nation's Syracuse blog has raised nearly $20,000 to send more than 200 disadvantaged kids to the Texas Bowl.<p>One Syracuse blog is doing Yeoman’s …

Viewer's Guide: Showdown in NYC between Memphis and Florida

Tuesday has a top-25 showdown between Florida and Memphis, but that's not the only game to watch on the schedule.<p>Monday was a very quiet night of …

Jerry Jones: 'We weren't going to count on getting any stops'

With all the injuries, Cowboys owner Jerry Jones admitted that 'We weren't going to count on getting any stops' against Matt Flynn and the …

Winston, Donald lead CBSSports.com College Football All-America team

Quarterback Jameis Winston of Florida State and defensive lineman Aaron Donald of Pittsburgh headline the CBSSports.com College Football All-America …

Sixers' Tony Wroten receives flop warning from the NBA

Philadelphia 76ers' point guard Tony Wroten has received a flop warning for a play against the Toronto Raptors.<p>Sometimes, physical activity can be …

Chip Kelly says DeSean Jackson's sideline rant is no big deal

The Eagles were one of five division leaders to lose Sunday, and the 48-30 beatdown at the hands of the Vikings didn't sit well with wide receiver …

LeBron James will play Wednesday vs. Pacers despite ankle injury

Miami Heat star LeBron James is bothered by an ankle injury right now and may miss Wednesday's game against the Indiana Pacers.<p><b>Update:</b> James told …

For Fans, By Fans

Inside Flipboard / November 25, 2013<p>The crew at CBS Sports has been obsessed with all manner of sports since 1994, “when modems buzzed and Michael …

The Huffington Post

Inside Flipboard / December 17, 2013<p>It’s fascinating to watch the young Huffington Post, like Alexander the Great, slowly conquer the world. First it …

As Arctic Melts, a Race to Test Oil Spill Cleanup Technology

As ice melt opens the Arctic to exploration and shipping, researchers are testing drones, sensors, skimmers, and dispersants for tackling oil spills in icy waters.<p><i>Part of our weekly "In Focus" series—stepping back, looking closer.</i><p><b>The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Healy—one of two working icebreakers in</b> …

Hawaii: 'Let Nature Take Its Course' On Molasses Spill

State officials in Hawaii say there's little they can do to clean up a 223,000-gallon molasses spill that has killed thousands of fish, as swimmers, surfers and snorkelers were being warned that the massive die-off could attract sharks.<p>So many fish have been killed by the 1,400-ton leak from a …

Go Ahead and Freak Out About the School with No Books

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>An all-digital school means no more books, no more heavy backpacks full of textbooks, and no more …

US and Russia reach agreement in Syria weapons talks

Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov have reached an agreement on a framework for securing Syria's chemical weapons on the third day of intense negotiations in Geneva.<p>Syria has one week to comply. And if Syrian leaders fail to comply, the United States and Russia …

Scenes from Syria - Photos - 63 of 68

Members of the Free Syrian Army take cover in Saif al-Dawla district of Aleppo on Aug. 23.<p>(Photo: Reuters)<p>An activist wearing a gas mask is seen in the Zamalka area, where activists say chemical weapons were used by forces loyal to President Bashar Assad in the eastern suburbs of Damascus on Aug. …

Syria: nearly half rebel fighters are jihadists or hardline Islamists, says IHS Jane's report

Nearly half the rebel fighters in Syria are now aligned to jihadist or hardline Islamist groups according to a new analysis of factions in the country's civil war.<p>Opposition forces battling Bashar al-Assad's regime in Syria now number around 100,000 fighters, but after more than two years of …

Kerry to Syria: 'Threat of Force Is Real'

The end of the rebel alliance?

Tension in Syria between rival rebel groups reached new heights as the US threatened to strike President Bashar al-Assad's regime.<p>Self-described jihadist groups - some with alleged links to al-Qaeda - say they fear US missile attacks against Syrian military installations would also target them, and …

Clashes rage on in Syria despite chemical arms deal

Opposition leaders and human rights advocates try to shift the focus back to the ongoing bloodshed caused by bullets, artillery shells, bombs and rockets.<p>September 15, 2013|By Patrick J. McDonnell<p>An opposition fighter runs past an area known for sniper fire in Dair Alzour… (Abo Shuja / AFP/Getty …

Doctors to warn that Syria's healthcare system is at 'breaking point'

A group of 55 doctors and medical professionals, including three Nobel Prize winners, will warn this week that Syria's healthcare system is "at breaking point" because of attacks on hospitals, staff being attacked, imprisoned or fleeing the country, and humanitarian organisations being denied …

Syria: West vows to increase backing for rebels

Britain, France and the United States agreed to strengthen the Syrian opposition and increase pressure on President Bashar al-Assad to respect a deal to give up his chemical weapons arsenal to avoid military action.<p>But Russia warned that talks between the three powers in Paris on a “strong” United …

Former U.N. Inspector: Syria Plan 'Optimistic,' Requires Troops

The U.S.-Russia plan to rid Syria of chemical weapons by next summer faces many hurdles and includes "unrealistic" deadlines, says former U.N. weapons inspector David Kay, who worked on efforts to detail chemical weapons in Iraq.<p>Kay says the plan will require an international military presence — …

Syria Medical Care At 'Breaking Point,' Doctors Say

BEIRUT -- Syria's medical system is at a "breaking point" after years of targeted assaults and deteriorated supply, a group of more than 50 medical professionals have declared in an open letter published in a leading medical journal on Monday.<p>"Systematic assaults on medical professionals, …

Sarin: the deadly history of the nerve agent used in Syria

Now we know. On the morning of 21 August, as the air above Damascus cooled, rockets filled with the nerve agent sarin fell on rebel-held suburbs of the Syrian capital and left scores of men, women and children dead or injured. UN inspectors had been in the country for three days, on a mission to …