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Farmers in dry California decry decision involving appeals

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court refused Monday to consider appeals by Central Valley farmers and California water districts that want to pump more water from a delta that serves as the only home of a tiny, threatened fish.<p>The decision lets stand a 2008 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service …

Heads Will Roll: 5 of Nature's Most Brutal Bug Decapitators

From head-popping flies to deadly dung beetles, see our roundup of insect headhunters.<p>When it comes to the ruthless headhunters of the insect world, looks can be deceptive.<p>Take the tiny, seemingly unassuming tropical flies that make their living by slicing the heads off ants, as reported this month …

Insects

Moisture Shortfall, Heat Threaten Southwestern Forests

• <i>Published:</i> January 13th, 2015<p>Pinecone-littered forests draped over tens of millions of acres of mountaintops through the American Southwest are in …

National Geographic Travel

Researchers Identify Nature of Fish’s 'Sixth Sense'

A team of scientists has identified how a “sixth sense” in fish allows them to detect flows of water, which helps resolve a long-standing mystery …

Giant Squid and Whale Sharks Not as Big as People Think

When it comes to determining the size of giant squid and other large sea animals, humans have a tendency to exaggerate, a new study suggests.<p>A team …

Sumptuous rice cakes at Clarin's House of Suman • langyaw

Piles of different kinds of suman sold inside the structure<p>Piles and piles of neatly arranged <i>suman</i>, a type of rice cake that is elongated and wrapped …

Meyer Lemon Paleo Cake

Please share this Meyer Lemon Paleo Cake with all of your friends. It’s so good you don’t have to be on a paleo diet to enjoy it!<p>Earlier this week I …

Dessert

How To: Make a No-Bake Ice Cream Sandwich Cake in 10 Minutes

Icebox cakes are some of the most satisfying, easy desserts to put together. This version made out of ice cream sandwiches takes the cake, literally, …

Dessert

Country Bean Cakes

<i>A pot o’ beans.</i><p>I was talking food with my hired men one day recently and one of them mentioned their mother making bean cakes. Because I’m quirky …

Recipes

Bakery’s Drug-Laced King Cake Sends 40 People to the Hospital

Los Angeles police say that preliminary lab tests reveal that a local bakery’s Rosca de Reyes, a kind of king cake, was “tainted with drugs” when …

Bakeries

Let’s Celebrate! 16 Low-Carb Cakes to Bake Now

One of our favorite parts of a celebration is the birthday/wedding/breakfast-the-next-morning cake. Now, just because you or a loved one are watching the carbs for whatever reason or resolution, you won’t have to miss out. With everything from alternative flours to nuts and oats, these low-carb …

Dessert

Chocolate Ganache Cake

Ingredients<p><i>Cake</i><p>2 cups whole-wheat pastry flour<br>• ⅔ cup unsweetened cocoa powder<br>• 1 teaspoon baking powder<br>• 1 teaspoon baking soda<br>• ½ teaspoon sea salt<br>• 1¼ cups …

Dessert

Delicious recipes | HuffPost Canada

Living<p>BiteMeMore.com Cookbook authors, tastemakers and influencers<p>Kathy Smart Best Selling Author, TV Show Host, Chef, Nutritionist, North America's …

Recipes

Classic Crumb Cake

I've been making a lot of recipes from cookbooks lately. Sure, I can come up with my own creations, and I often do, but it's nice to take a break and …

Dessert

I Am So, So Sorry: 6 C-Section Cakes People Actually Ate

I want you to know, minions, that this post is not my idea/fault. *I* didn't make it Cesarean Section Day, mmkay? And *I* didn't make/order/condone …