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The 100 hottest restaurants in the US right now

To craft the list, OpenTable combed through more than 5 million restaurant reviews submitted by verified diners. Over 20,000 restaurants in all 50 states and the District of Columbia were considered.<p>To make the cut, restaurants needed to have both high overall ratings and a strong rating in the …

Backyard BBQ Beef Brisket Recipe

<b>Description:</b> While this brisket is called backyard, there is nothing ordinary about the taste. During preparation, be sure to trim heavy fat and …

BBQ

Why you should never thaw frozen steaks before cooking them

Cooking with fresh beef will always be the ultimate way to prepare a steak, but it turns out that using a frozen steak is your next-best …

BBQ

NHL Trade Rumors: Examining Latest Reports as 2016 Deadline Approaches

The days and hours are ticking down as the NHL prepares for its trade deadline.<p>That deadline will hit Feb. 29 at 3 p.m. ET, and the 30 teams in the NHL have to figure out if they are buyers or sellers, contenders or waiting for next year.<p>Those determinations will impact whether players are traded …

NHL

Here are 5 of the most expensive cheeseburgers

It’s National Cheeseburger Day, and there’s no better way to celebrate this auspicious day than to gorge on really expensive cheeseburgers.<p>The …

The 5 Best Burgers to Eat On National Cheeseburger Day

There's nothing better than that first chomp into a delectably greasy burger. Whether you're going the fast food route or classing things up a bit, …

Cooking

Gallery: Staff Picks: Our Favorite Fast Food Burgers

How to Do Right By Kansas City Barbecue

<i>We take on K.C. barbecue—from sit-down restaurants to hidden gems in filling stations, and everything in between.</i><p>Like many little sisters of the world, I seriously look up to my big brother, Willie. No matter how much time passes, there are some questions I'll always take to him first—like, say, …

BBQ

5 Easy Breakfast Bowls That Are Healthier Than Cereal

A nutritious breakfast that tastes like dessert? Sign us up.<p>There’s no speedier morning routine than pouring milk over a bowl of cereal, but breakfast from a cardboard box is far from the most energizing choice. Luckily, you can shovel in a quick-and-easy breakfast while majorly upping the …

Healthy Eating

Week 2 Start 'Em, Sit 'Em: Fantasy Football Stars to Play and Bench

Link to Media<p>Fantasy football owners can relate to Peyton Manning this week—it isn't easy to partake in games Sunday and then turn around and suit up for Thursday.<p>So it goes ahead of the Denver Broncos-Kansas City Chiefs encounter on <i>Thursday Night Football</i> as owners scramble to make pertinent start …

Fantasy Football

Maple Leafs acquire Michael Grabner from Islanders in 5-for-1 trade

The Toronto Maple Leafs acquired speedy forward Michael Grabner from the New York Islanders for a package of young players and prospects.<p>The Toronto …

NHL

Start 'Em, Sit 'Em Week 2: Making the Call on Fantasy Football Fringe Starters

Link to Media<p>Whether a player cost you a win in Week 1 or someone on your bench exploded for a huge game, you still have to evaluate each week of your fantasy football season separately.<p>Obviously, you can't ignore what happened during the first weekend. It's simply important to not get emotional …

Fantasy Football

NFL QUARTERBACK POWER RANKINGS: Where all 32 starters stand going into Week 2

Using two different advanced stats and the popularity of each quarterback in fantasy football, we came up with a formula to rank all 32 NFL starters after Week 1.<p>The formula uses Football Outsiders' DYAR metric, ESPN's total QBR metric, and the percentage of teams that own each quarterback in …

The best (and worst) ways to spot a liar

Forget body language or eye movements. There are much better ways to identify the deceitful.<p><i>This story is part of BBC Future’s “Best of 2015” list, our greatest hits of the year. Browse the full list.</i><p>-<p>Thomas Ormerod’s team of security officers faced a seemingly impossible task. At airports across …

Psychology

A bacon-y, cheesy, BBQ ramen burger is coming!

The creators of the Ramen Burger and the Doughnut Sandwich (aka Chonut) are making your highly caloric dreams come true.<p>After meeting at Smorgasburg …

Texas

5 Important Tips for Making Really Great Burgers

In theory, making burgers is a simple process: buy your meat, shape it into a patty, season it, and toss it on the grill or stovetop to cook. But …

BBQ

The Ultimate Man Burger Recipe by Susan Benton on Honest Cooking

<b>No Labor Day barbecue would be complete without a great, classic burger.</b><br>By Susan Benton<p>The Ultimate Man Burger recipe below is grilled to perfection …

Cooking

Where to Find the Best Burgers in San Francisco

We love burgers like a fat kid loves cake... and burgers. What we don't love, though, is eating not-the-best ones in San Francisco, which is why we …

San Francisco

24 Epic Burgers Everyone In Brisbane Needs To Try Immediately

Because what's better than a burger?

Burgers

Backyard Barbecued Chicken with Homemade BBQ Sauce

This kid-friendly dish is about as simple as it gets, my friends. If you don't have the time to prepare the homemade barbecue sauce, simply make sure to buy a quality bottled sauce. This recipe is from "Emeril at the Grill" by Emeril Lagasse.

BBQ

Drinking Water Helps You Lose More Weight, Study Finds

Chug a couple glasses of water before eating a meal, and you may eat less without even trying.<p>Those are the results from a new study published in the …

High-protein breakfasts help teens manage weight

Eating breakfast may do more than give kids an academic edge in the classroom. A new study suggests that eating the morning meal – one that's high in protein – can help overweight teens lose body fat, reduce hunger and eat fewer calories during the day.<p>We've known for years that people who are …

The great pesticide drift: What your favorite McDonald’s food is doing to the environment

Data reveal the fast food chain’s “world famous” french fries harm not just our health but the planet’s as well<p>There's no doubt that McDonald's french fries are, as the company regularly trumpets, "world famous." But like many who are touched by fame, those legendary taters have a dark side that …