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U.N. reports nearly 8,000 deaths in Ukraine war, laments Russian role

Almost 8,000 people are confirmed dead in the 17 months of fighting in eastern Ukraine, the United Nations' human rights agency said Tuesday in a report that admonished Russia's involvement in the deadly crisis.<p>The report by the U.N. Human Rights Monitoring Mission in Ukraine noted that large-scale …

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Walmart is developing a $50 Amazon Prime-like service

Walmart's apparently gearing up to challenge Amazon on its turf and has conjured up a Prime competitor that will begin testing as soon as this summer. According to sources, the company's unlimited two-to-three-day shipping service for online purchases will cost $50, almost half of what Prime costs …

Amtrak Crash: Train Hit Curve Going Over 100 MPH

Speed limit where accident occurred drops to 50 MPH, rail administration says<p>PHILADELPHIA—An Amtrak train involved in a fatal crash here was traveling at more than 100 miles an hour, twice the speed limit, as it entered a sharp curve where it derailed Tuesday night, federal officials said Wednesday.<p>…

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Nurse Confessions: Don’t Get Sick in July

A secret look inside how America’s health care system actually works.<p>Welcome to the land of health care’s 1 percent. During the four years I spent interviewing and following nurses for my book, I was continually astonished by the red carpet some hospitals rolled out for certain classes of patients. …

Why Ronda Rousey Should Make a Habit of Appearing in the WWE

Ronda Rousey appeared at WrestleMania 31, and it lit the worlds of professional wrestling and mixed martial arts on fire. Since then, she has stated she has to find a way back into the WWE ring.<p>And she should.<p>No one should be under illusions that Rousey will be sticking around the UFC for a long …

Fan Perspective: Did the Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao fight kill boxing?

This past Saturday’s “Fight of the Century” in boxing between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao didn’t quite live up to the hype for the majority …

Deviled Eggs, Reincarnated

At her Champagne and fried chicken spot Birds & Bubbles, chef Sarah Simmons serves greens over a smear of “deviled egg sauce.”<p>At her fantastic …

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The 5-Minute Equipment-Free Total-Body Workout

No time? No equipment? It turns out you also have no excuses.<p>Here's what you need to get fit: 1) five minutes and 2) you.<p>This total-body workout uses super-fast bodyweight moves to torch calories and tone muscles in whatever time you have. The key is going all-out. Perform the first exercise at …

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The Plank Workout That Will Tone Your Abs, Sculpt Your Tush, and Strengthen Your Arms

Still doing bunches of crunches? Seriously?<p>We don't like to play favorites, but...for planks, we'll make an exception. "They are, without a doubt, the best core exercise there is," says trainer David Kirsch, who works with Kate Upton and Liv Tyler. The harder-than-they-look poses in this workout …

Refreshing Cucumber Lemonade Recipe

I'm embarking on an exciting new journey! I've been in the studio filming 20 episodes of my new healthy baking show, <i>My Sweet & Skinny Life</i>. Yay! It's an exciting process. I'll be sure to update you all further as this project progresses. For now, I'm trying to find time to write, to tweet, to bake, …

How to Make Perfect Pan Sauce Every Time

By Alison Roman<p>Photos by Nicole Franzen<p>A seared piece of meat might sound boring. But when it’s drizzled with a silky reduction? Always exciting. These are the keys to pulling off a pro-grade pan sauce.<p>The whole “buy one, get one free” thing is a good deal. You pay for one thing and get something …

How to Make Your Own Egg Replacers for Vegan Baking

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: How to make truly excellent baked goods -- without the eggs.</i><p>There are many reasons why you might need to replace eggs in a recipe. You could be making a …

The $400 White Castle Slider

A while back I spent $141.33 on the McEverything and tons of people got all worked up and complained about what a waste of money it was? Well, those people are <i>really</i> going to hate this!<p>This idea started out innocently enough, as a conversation with my buddy Jeff about how I couldn't find anything …

“Thank You So F---ing Much” Seth Rogen Tells Crowd at The Interview Screening

The film took in $1 million at the box office and tops YouTube, Google Play charts.<p><i>The Interview</i> is the most popular movie on YouTube right now—and <b>Seth Rogen</b> probably couldn’t be happier.<p>The co-star, co-writer and co-director of the political farce that sparked a real-life international incident, …

Pakistan responds to Peshawar school massacre with strikes on Taliban

Photograph: Arshad Arbab/EPA<p>Pakistani soldiers move bodies of victims killed when Taliban gunmen attacked an army-run school.<p>84<p>http://media.guim.co.uk/3df844186b63450324a56766e3cdb24f2f56001f/0_117_4096_2458/140.jpg<p>140<p>Photograph: Zohra Bensemra/Reuters<p>Police stand beside empty coffins at a hospital …

Grape Jelly Meatballs

<i>These grape jelly meatballs are tossed in the slow cooker for a few hours and then make a perfect snack or appetizer for game day! Meatballs with grape jelly might sound a little crazy, but the sauce transforms into something amazing while it cooks!</i><p>I'm getting a bit of a complex here, guys.<p>Every …

Your Ultimate Guide to Anal Sex

Oh, yes, we went there.<p>Maybe you've always wanted to try it but feel nervous about taking the plunge. Or maybe anal is already part of your sex routine and you're looking for tips to make it even hotter. Or maybe you're just curious to know what backdoor sex is <i>really</i> like. Whether you're an anal …

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