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Britain to build cyber attack forces to tackle IS, hackers | Reuters

CHELTENHAM, England (Reuters) - British spies are building elite cyber offensive forces to strike at Islamic State fighters, hackers and hostile powers, finance minister George Osborne said on Tuesday after warning militants wanted to launch deadly digital attacks.<p>Islamic State was trying to …

Cybersecurity

Islamic State threatens attack on Washington, other countries | Reuters

CAIRO (Reuters) - Islamic State warned in a new video on Monday that countries taking part in air strikes against Syria would suffer the same fate as France, and threatened to attack in Washington.<p>The video, which appeared on a website used by Islamic State to post its messages, begins with news …

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This Is THE Move for Anyone Working Towards a Flat Tummy

Say hello to your new six-pack!<p><i>Join the</i> Women's Health <i>Weekend Challenge to help you meet your fitness goals fast and make your weekend workouts count. Thousands of women already have. Join them, and achieve your fitness goals faster!</i><p><b>Side crunch:</b> Swimsuit season is definitely over, but that doesn't …

5 Scary Things That Happen When You Eat Too Much Protein | Women's Health

When you cut your carbs to the bare minimum (which you're likely doing if you're on a super-high-protein diet), your body enters a state called ketosis, where it starts burning fat for fuel instead of the usual carbohydrates. That might be great for weight loss, but not so much for your breath, …

This Is How Much Weight I Lost After Drinking 2 Glasses of Water Before Every Meal for 2 Straight Weeks | Women's Health

Earlier this year, a team of British researchers asked overweight adults to start eating a reduced-calorie diet and "preload" each meal with 16 ounces of water 30 minutes before they ate to see if drinking extra water would bolster their weight loss efforts. And it did! After 12 weeks, the …

Google continues to grow thanks to strong mobile and YouTube ads

Google is now Alphabet, but the company has one more quarter of results to report under its old business structure. As usual, Google's advertising business made up the lion's share of the company's revenue, totaling 89.9 percent of the money Google pulled in. And this was another quarter in which …

Google will reportedly announce second-generation Chromecast this month

Chromecast Audio will let you connect your dongle to speakers to stream music<p>Google set to show off a new version of its Chromecast media-streaming device later this month, according to <i>9to5Google</i>. Documents reportedly obtained by the site indicate that the second-generation Chromecast will have …

How to Butter Your Toast

Have I been making toast the wrong way my whole life?<p>It's a disturbing thought, but one I had to face as I watched Raquel Pelzel demonstrate how to make the cinnamon toast from her book Toast. <b>Instead of buttering the bread after toasting it (a logical order I've followed by whole life), Raquel</b> …

Breakfast

First American soldier is killed in combat in Iraq since 2011 troop exit

American and Kurdish commandos raided an Islamic State prison in Iraq on Thursday, freeing about 70 captives believed to be facing “mass execution” and leaving one U.S. soldier dead, U.S. and Iraqi officials said.<p>It was the first time a member of the U.S. military had been killed in a combat …

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