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Roasted Beet Chocolate Cupcakes [Vegan] - One Green Planet

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Recipes

Guns N' Roses vs. Nirvana: A Beef History

Team Axl and Team Kurt go head to head — and finally make peace<p>Axl Rose and Kurt Cobain were once alike in many ways: two messed-up small-town guys …

Rock Music

BodyRock Blast | Day 19

YouTube

I Gave Up Sugar, Dairy, Grains, and Alcohol for 30 Days and This Is What Happened

I will be the first to admit that I have tried (and failed at) my share of fad diets. The Special K Challenge? That was my jam in college. The Master …

Justice Scalia's unexamined death points to a problem

<b>(CNN) —</b> When my husband called and told me the news that Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia had died, the first question that came out of my mouth was, "Where?"<p>"Texas," he said.<p>"Oh no."<p>That reply did not surprise him.<p>I have been called to testify as a forensic pathology expert in many legal cases …

CNN

Best Napa Valley Wineries to Visit

The best Napa Valley wineries to visit feature a tasting room in a cave, artisanal cheese pairings, on-site sommeliers and more <i>—Megan Krigbaum (with</i> …

Wine

One-Pot Wonder: Get Thai shrimp noodle soup on the table in 20 minutes

Noodles are cooked in so many ways in Asia — I like mine with uncomplicated flavors that appeal to everyone's palate, like this soup. By using my …

Sriracha Sauce

10 things you need to know today

<b>It sounds as if the Fed can't wait to raise rates.</b> Fed vice chairman Stanley Fischer participated in a panel at the Kansas City Fed's Jackson Hole Symposium over the weekend. Fischer suggested, "Given the apparent stability of inflation expectations, there is good reason to believe that inflation …

Markets

10 things in tech you need to know today

1. <b>Netflix will no longer be able to show high-profile Hollywood movies like Transformers and the Hunger Games to US viewers.</b> Netflix isn't renewing its distribution deal with Epix, and will be focusing on its original-content efforts instead.<p>2. <b>Apple is reportedly planning a big increase in the</b> …

Ashley Madison

The CEO of a $30 billion company explains why tech companies overwork their employees

But long before he came to EMC and then to VMware, he was a rising star at Intel, with Andy Grove as his mentor.<p>He came to media attention in those Intel days for preaching to other techies about the importance of work-life balance.<p>Literally preaching. He's a dedicated Christian that goes to church …

Palo Alto

Crispy-Chewy Salted White Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies

Having good quality white chocolate is key for these cookies. Good white chocolate will have coco butter high up in the ingredients, so-so white …

Make These Eggy Breakfasts Ahead of Time and High-Five Yourself All Week

Many eggy breakfast staples — fried eggs, omelets, and scrambles — need to be prepared fresh, but not these clever recipes that can be made ahead and either eaten at room temperature or microwaved. Perfect for the busiest of mornings — cook them over the weekend or whenever you have some free time …