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16 Fearless-Flyer Facts About Trader Joe’s

In a supermarket industry that thrives on selling you the same brands of chips, cereal, candy and soda wherever you shop, Trader Joe’s is the wacky …

Trader Joe's

Onfleet Has Powered Over 1 Million On-Demand Deliveries

Onfleet, the company that provides infrastructure for on-demand delivery, recently powered its one millionth delivery. More than half of those deliveries occurred within the last four months, Onfleet CEO Khaled Naim told TechCrunch. Onfleet powers deliveries and logistics for companies like …

Startups

The best whisky cocktail recipes

When one thinks of a whisky cocktail, odds are one thinks of a drink made with rye or bourbon. But the whiskies of the British Isles work just as brilliantly.<p>While I’d usually use a blended spirit, many barsmiths will mix with single malts, and they are very specific about their choices. Most of …

Historian Webster Tarpley Analyzes Bush's Behavior on 9/11

Photos Released of Bush Administration After 9/11 Attacks: Pictures

Terrorism

U.S. airstrike targets al-Qaeda militant in Libya

The U.S. launched airstrikes in eastern Libya targeting a terrorist leader who was behind a 2013 attack on a gas plant in Algeria that killed at least 38 hostages, including three Americans, the Pentagon said Sunday.<p>The airstrikes against veteran Algerian militant Mokhtar Belmokhtar were carried …

Terrorism

New Violence Spurs U.S. Fear of ISIS Spreading Like a Virus

U.S. counterterrorism officials are increasingly concerned that the Islamic State is growing in popularity far beyond its self-proclaimed caliphate in Syria and Iraq, with its philosophy "metastasizing" thousands of miles across the Muslim world, from West Africa to Central Asia.<p>A number of smaller …

West Africa
Personal Information

Police praise pregnant woman in Craigslist attack

<b>(CNN) —</b> When Longmont, Colorado, police officer Billy Sawyer responded to a 911 call from a pregnant woman who was stabbed and had her fetus ripped out, he wasn't prepared for what they would see.<p>"She was barely conscious. It was very hard to keep her attention at the moment," Sawyer told CNN's …

Crime

Richard III: Leicester welcomes king's remains

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/uk/1154000/1154543_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524117290_372c61552cc7da37d746b14d37144c32<p><b>King Richard III's remains have arrived at Leicester Cathedral ahead of his reburial.</b><p>His funeral cortege entered the city at the historic Bow Bridge …

Archaeology
Law Enforcement

Argentine archaeologists find secret Nazi lair in jungle

Stone structures in the remote region of Misiones are thought to be the ruins of a hideout build by Nazis, in case their leaders needed to flee Germany<p>A team of <b>Argentine</b> archaeologists investigating a series of ruins in the jungle, close to the border with Paraguay, believe they have discovered a</b> …

Slow International Response to Ebola Epidemic Cost Thousands of Lives: MSF

Pete Muller—Prime for the Washington Post<p>Kieran Kesner—The Wall Street Journal<p>Mohammed Elshamy—Anadolu/Getty Images<p>John Moore—Getty Images<p>Benedicte …

Disease

A Fresh Marijuana Study Reveals Shocking News Regarding Its Relative Safety

An international research team examined the relationship between a toxic dose of seven different drugs -- both legal and illegal -- and human intake …

Cannabis

Traditional Tejano Pinto Beans (Slow Cooker)

<i>These Traditional Texan Pinto Beans are the perfect blend of Southern and Mexican. A versatile side dish with a bit of a kick. These beans will make</i> …

Cooking

Don't ban e-cigarettes on airplanes

<b>(CNN) —</b> These are good times for anti-smoking campaigners. But you wouldn't know it from listening to their rhetoric. At the urging of anti-tobacco activists, the Department of Transportation is proposing to ban electronic cigarette use aboard aircraft.<p>This impending regulation not only defies …

Public Health

Your iPhone has been hacked by the NSA

That iPhone in your hands? It’s been compromised by the National Security Agency through its SIM card, and government spies can access your phone through a backdoor installed on it without even needing a court order.<p>Sound scary? It is, and it’s the latest bombshell to be dropped by American …

New report: Cholesterol in food not a concern

<b>(CNN) —</b> For more than a week, speculation has been running rampant. Here's how it all started.<p>On February 10, The Washington Post published a headline that got a good amount of attention: "The U.S. government is poised to withdraw longstanding warnings about cholesterol."<p>Every five years, the …

Nutrition

If you like HTTP then you'll love HTTP 2.0

An update to one of the web's basic protocols offers faster browsing<p>Most internet users don't consider the protocols that underpin the web anymore than they do the stitching in their socks, but a major update to HTTP — the protocol that lets browsers download websites from servers — will affect …

IT security

Modern Family Episode Shot Almost Entirely on iPhones

ABC’s <i>Modern Family</i> is taking a page from the Beyonce playbook.<p>An upcoming episode of the hit sitcom was recorded almost entirely on Apple’s iPhone 6 …

Modern Family

Get Ready for $10 Oil

At about $50 a barrel, crude oil prices are down by more than half from their June 2014 peak of $107. They may fall more, perhaps even as low as $10 …

Oil

How the Revolution Forged Washington

George Washington entered the Revolution as a member of Virginia’s planter aristocracy who still toasted the king. He emerged at its end thinking of …