Laura Dougall

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Hurry Up and See the Northern Lights With $250 Round-Trip Tickets to Iceland

Who says winter vacations aren't fun and why are they such a terrible stick in the mud? Cheap tickets to Reykjavik, Iceland will cure all doubters. …

Gone Girl: An Interview With An American In ISIS

Why would an American college student run away to Syria and join ISIS? Meet Hoda, a 20-year-old woman from Alabama — and the devastated father she left behind.<p>HOOVER, Alabama — In her first tweet from Syria, “Umm Jihad” uploaded a picture of four passports — American, Canadian, U.K., and Australian …

5 Years After BP Oil Spill, Effects Linger And Recovery Is Slow

Five years ago, BP's out-of-control oil well deep in the Gulf of Mexico exploded. Eleven workers were killed on the Deepwater Horizon rig. But it was more than a deadly accident — the blast unleashed the nation's worst offshore environmental catastrophe.<p>In the spring and summer of 2010, oil gushed …

Jon Stewart: why I quit The Daily Show

Photograph: Empics Entertainment<p>Stewart gave Barack Obama one of his toughest interviews, suggesting his 2008 election slogan should have been ‘Yes we can, …

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What's coming and going on Netflix for May 2015

May will see a lot movies going offline at Netflix. "Fantastic Voyage" will stream no more starting on May 1. The movie's got a special place in my heart when my high school biology teacher played it in class. It's definitely worth catching before it disappears. The original "RoboCop" disappears on …

How the bed bug infiltrated our bedrooms and took over the world

I empathize with these stories. During one of my bouts with bed bugs, I remember lying awake at night covered in insect repellent and staring at my …

How ISIS controls daily life, from vaccines to rent

<i>Watch Fareed Zakaria's special report, "Blindsided: How ISIS Shook the World," Monday at 9 p.m ET/PT on CNN.</i><p><b>(CNN) —</b> It has all the key points you'd expect on a birth certificate -- baby's weight, length and date of birth confirmed with an official insignia. The difference here is the governing …

Sandra Bullock is People's most beautiful woman; 'ridiculous,' she says

Sandra Bullock, mother of Louis and winner of Oscar, is People magazine's most beautiful woman for 2015.<p>"The people I find most beautiful are the ones who aren't trying," the actress told the mag, swearing she'd laughed when she found out she was this year's cover girl, declaring the decision …

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