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7 Takeout-Destroying Recipes to Celebrate Chinese New Year With  - Chowhound

There are so many different delicious types of Chinese food and they are all jam packed with flavor. Spicy, sweet, savoury, you name it. For many, …

Food & Dining

The military is 2 years away from unleashing its real-life Iron Man suit

The Department of Defense is two years away from unveiling an Iron Man-like suit. Known as the Tactical Light Operator Suit (Talos), it can repel bullets, help lift heavy objects, and provide lifesaving oxygen. The suit also comes with 3D audio; heating and cooling systems; and embedded …

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Smart thermostat program could cut energy bills

Looking to move energy savings beyond light bulbs, a coalition of utilities, environmental groups and government agencies announced a new Chicago-area heating and cooling program Thursday that they said could lower some electricity and gas bills by more than $100 a year.<p>The initiative hinges on …

Hurricane Katrina, Then and Now

St. Patrick's Day

Katrina: A Storm to Remember in Pictures

How to Make Juicy Sangria

Sangria is synonymous with backyard parties in summertime weather and perfect for weekend barbecues. If you haven't had sangria before, open up your thirsty palate. Traditional Spanish Sangria is an iced wine cocktail made in a pitcher, adding apples, oranges, lemons, limes, and sometimes a splash …

Recipes

Beer-Can Chicken

4 Servings<p>There's quite a bit of lore surrounding beer-can chicken, and for good reason. Just look at that burnished mahogany bird. The steam from the brew flavors the meat and keeps it moist. The can props the chicken up, so it roasts evenly--no scorching, no flipping, no stressing. And you get to …

The Super Shake That Helps You Build Muscle Faster

You can’t bulk up if you’re not giving your body the right nutrition. Add these protein shakes to your diet and you’ll see results<p>Putting on muscle is simple in theory: lift weights and take in more calories than you burn.<p>But in reality, it’s an arduous process. You have to diligently follow a …

Better Than Takeout: Homemade Honey-Sesame Chicken

<i>The following post was originally featured on Cooking Classy and written by Jaclyn Bell, who is part of our POPSUGAR Influencer Program.</i><p>I've never really been completely in love with Chinese food, 19 times out of 20 I'd pick Italian, Mexican or all American pizza over Chinese food but my taste buds …

11 easy, healthy smoothie recipes to freshen up your breakfast for spring

Healthy? Check. Easy? Check. Portable? Check? Yup: Smoothies are pretty much ideal if you’re looking for a speedy, nutritious breakfast on the go. And then there’s their versatility. Once you spend a little time with your blender, you start to realize that there are just about endless smoothie …

Salsa Verde

<i>This roasted tomatillo salsa has just a handful of ingredients and roasts quickly in the oven. Salsa verde is perfect for chips and works great in enchiladas, too!</i><p>Well, surprise surprise.<p>I'm back with more cilantro and lime, because cilantro and lime is my jam. And by jam I mean I would totally …

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14 Crazy New Sex Toys You Probably Haven’t Tried—But You Really Should

Did someone say "crazy sex toys"? Yes. Yes, they did.<p>You’ve got a lot of options when you’re looking to buy a sex toy. How many spots do you want to target? One? Two? <i>Three</i>? Do you want it to be something you hide away in the bottom drawer of your night stand, can easily toss in your carry on bag, …

Call of Duty: gaming's role in the military-entertainment complex

How a writer on the world’s biggest shoot-’em-up has come to advise Washington on the future of warfare<p>Six months after Dave Anthony left his job as a writer and producer on the video game series Call of Duty, he received an unexpected phone-call from Washington DC.<p>That week, the caller, Steve …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Best Stuff<p>We've got the bare bones arrangement you need to start spinning hot wax.<p>By Kevin Nguyen1 day agoView More<p>Style<p>When did every banker's …

Here Are The Top Places You Need To Visit In The US, According To Pinterest Users

Since then, users have created 4 million Place Boards and uploaded over 1 billion Place pins into the system.<p>Thanks to that data, Pinterest was able to put together a list of the top 20 most popular places in the US that everyone should try to visit.

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Kendrick Lamar Adds a Verse to Young Jeezy's "Holy Ghost," World Explodes

We're still trying to catch up to Kendrick's flow.<p>We've been throwing chairs out of windows and lighting stuff on fire ever since we first heard Jeezy's new album, <i>Seen It All</i>, but now we have a new reason to do irresponsible shit and turn way the fuck up because HOLY SHIT KENDRICK LAMAR IS HERE. …

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15 Awesome BLT Combinations

Summer Vegetable Stir-Fry

4 Servings<p>Turn your farmers' market haul into a vegetable dinner stir-fry—for this recipe, there's no way to go wrong with garlic, ginger, and scallions.<p>August 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>3 cups mixed tender herbs (such as basil, Thai basil, mint, cilantro, tarragon, and celery leaves), divided<p>½ cup thinly …

60 Best Galaxy S5 Apps

This is a list of the best Galaxy S5 apps to showcase the power and the beautiful screen that Samsung delivers. These Samsung Galaxy S5 apps will …

This Week in Recipes

Breakfast<p>Super Flaky Buttermilk Biscuits<br>• Puff Pastry Breakfast Egg Tarts<p>Appetizers and Sides<p>Portuguese Garlic and Cilantro Bread Soup (Açorda à Alentejana)<br>• Grilled Trevisano or Radicchio With Gorgonzola, Olive Oil, and Saba<br>• Shanghai Baby Bok Choy With Black Bean Sauce<br>• The Best Barbecue Beans<br>• Quick …

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The Real Difference Between Leasing Versus Buying a Car

You’ve probably faced this dilemma more than once when looking for a new car loan: Should I buy or lease a car? The hard part is there are so many …

Is How You Speak Sabotaging Your Success? 7 Ways to Power Up Your Language

The words you speak hold immense power. Power to open up possibilities, and power to close them down. Power to build trust, and power to erode it. Power to direct new action, and power to end it. Power to amplify negative emotions, and power to generate and spread positive ones.<p>Indeed, …

Lingenfelter Reveals Raptor-Rivaling Reaper Pickup In Chicago: Video

Follow Antony<p>Big fan of Chevrolet's Silverado pickup but just wish it was a little more exciting? Lingenfelter and Southern Comfort Automotive might …

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A Calendar We Love — with Penélope Cruz

<b>Campari's annual calendars</b> seem to work seamlessly with their subjects. Last year's Milla Jovovich calendar was fittingly apocalyptic. But there's something even more perfect about seeing Penélope Cruz in evening dresses, in heels, in deep-red lingerie against a "sea of salt." The theme — "Kiss …

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Chicken Soup for the Chilly Soul: 20 Comforting, Warm Recipes

Try one of these comforting chicken soups, from classic chicken noodle to khao soi.<p><b>Like sweaters, chicken soup is a warm, wintry comfort.</b> Chicken soup, however, is infinitely tastier. Check out our wildly different takes on chicken soup in the slideshow, and decide which style you're going for …