• Watch This F-15 Take Out An ISIS Compound With A ‘Sniper’ Weapon

    As U.S.-led airstrikes continue in Syria and Iraq, the Pentagon has released a video of an F-15 Eagle wiping out an ISIS compound near Kobani, Syria (close to the central Turkish border) with a Lockheed Martin Sniper Advanced Targeting Pod.

    The Daily Caller
  • Syria's army goes on the offensive as U.S. bombs Assad's foes

    By Laila Bassam and Sylvia Westall BEIRUT (Reuters) - As U.S. warplanes bomb his enemies in Syria's east, President Bashar al-Assad has set loose his own forces in the west, alarming Washington's few friends on the ground and potentially undermining the U.S.-led coalition against Islamic State.…

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  • Fall Colors Spotted from Space (Photos)

    Pictures from space show that fall is in full swing in parts of North America. Clusters of trees have shed their summer greens in favor of autumnal oranges and reds around the Great Lakes and New England. 

    LiveScience.com
  • Texas Ebola monitoring now beyond initial contacts

    DALLAS (AP) — About 80 people are now being monitored for symptoms of Ebola in Texas, a Dallas County Health and Human Services spokeswoman said Thursday.

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    Abandoned amusement park (17 photos)

    These are the chilling images of an abandoned amusement park that shut down after a boy lost his arm on a ride. Dadipark amusement park, Dadizele, Belgium, closed its doors more than a decade ago after a young boy had his arm ripped off on the Nautic Jet water ride. Kris Van de Sande, 28, captured…

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  • Dalai Lama in 'informal' talks to return to Tibet

    The Dalai Lama indicated Thursday he was in informal talks with China to make a historic pilgrimage to his Tibetan homeland after more than half a century in exile.

    AFP
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  • Surfer loses arm in shark attack in Australia

    SYDNEY (AP) — A man had part of his arm torn off by a suspected great white shark while surfing off the coast of Western Australia on Thursday, officials said.

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  • Xbox One Exclusive Sunset Overdrive is "The Opposite of The Last of Us" says Insomniac

    "Everything is on the table," says Sunset Overdrive creative director Marcus Smith--including breaking the fourth wall.

    GameSpot
  • Interest in Venice spikes with Clooney wedding: Trivago

    George Clooney’s high-profile, star-studded wedding to Amal Alamuddin has proven to be a PR boon for the city of Venice, with interest in the Italian destination spiking significantly among American travelers.

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  • The Case for Exercising Alone

    From CrossFit to Soul Cycle to early morning running clubs, all the trending exercises these days seem to have a group mentality -- and for good reason: Working out with others can help stave off a fitness rut and keep you accountable to your exercise regimen; not to mention, it's a great way to…

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    Syrian refugees (63 photos)

    Refugees streaming into Turkey from Syria say their home city, once bustling with 400,000 citizens, has become a ghost town, emptied of all people but a few thousand fighters trying to hold off an onslaught by Islamic militants. The masses fleeing the brutal offensive by the Islamic State group on…

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  • Putin says 'foolish' sanctions will not hold back Russia

    By Darya Korsunskaya MOSCOW (Reuters) - President Vladimir Putin dismissed Western sanctions as "utter foolishness" on Thursday and said they would not stop Russia developing into a stronger economic power. Attempting to take the higher ground in a speech to foreign and Russian investors, Putin…

    Reuters
  • The People Vs. the Bank of Walmart

    The giant retailer is realizing its dream of getting into the banking business, which should terrify populists of all stripes.

    The Daily Beast
  • Makeshift system offers Detroit water hookup

    DETROIT (AP) — A makeshift system of plastic pipe, garden hoses, duct tape and towels is providing water service to a downtown Detroit coffeehouse and an adjoining jewelry store as city repairs to the water system are on hold.

    Associated Press
  • Alibaba and Wanda face off: online and offline

    Beijing (AFP) - China's former richest man Wang Jianlin once bet Alibaba founder Jack Ma 100 million yuan ($16.3 million) that online purchases in the country would not eclipse bricks-and-mortar buys in the next decade.

    AFP
  • Enormous Freighter Ships Collide In The Suez Canal

    Two freighter ships filled with cargo containers collided at the north end of the Suez Canal on Monday, according to a Business Insider report.

    The Daily Caller
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  • Second U.S. university cuts ties with China's Confucius Institute

    By Sharon Bernstein (Reuters) - A second major U.S. university in a week is severing ties with China's government-funded Confucius Institute, which critics call a propaganda arm wrapped in culture and language education. Pennsylvania State University said Wednesday it would end its five-year…

    Reuters