Carlos Arias

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Uber’s Food Delivery Service Is About to Get Its Own App

Uber wants to start delivering meals to your doorstep. The ride-hailing service is planning to expand its nascent UberEats program via a standalone …

Alex Jones’ wild new Ferguson theory

The wingnut radio host is convinced that the riots are merely the first salvo in Obama’s nationwide race war<p>In the wake of last week’s black riots in Ferguson, Mo., conspiracy theorists from the far-right antigovernment movement have whipped themselves into a frenzy over the prospect of a …

What Makes a Face Cream Cost $900?

Good skin doesn't come cheap.<p>Skin care makes a lot of tempting promises—take 10 years off your eyes in six weeks! diminished fine lines after just one use! shrink your pores for good!—and they hook us every time. We buy serum after moisturizer after mask in the hope that this one will be <i>the</i> one, …

Skin Care

Where Millennials Went Wrong and How They're Paying the Price

Millennials messed up and as a result they're paying the price.<p>Here's a few unfortunate facts about Millennials:<p>They contributed $1 trillion to our national student loan debt [Bloomberg]<br>• They are the most educated generation in human history, yet they have the highest share of people who are …

CDC head criticized for blaming nurse's Ebola infection on 'protocol breach'

Some health care experts have criticized the head of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for saying that a "protocol breach" was responsible for the infection of a Dallas nurse with the Ebola virus, claming that the description scapegoats the nurse in a case that shows how unprepared …

Texas GOP official’s shady war on “Meatless Mondays”

Or, why Todd Staples is full of crap<p>Texas Agriculture Commissioner Todd Staples recently published an op-ed in the Austin American-Statesman in which he condemned school districts that instituted a "Meatless Monday" program, which involves cafeterias serving vegetarian fare one day per week. On …

Barbecuing and Grilling 101

Is it back-to-school time already? Maybe you're college-bound and want to show off your grill skills for your dorm mates. Maybe this is the year you aspire to smoke the competition on the tailgating circuit. Maybe you survived you first grill season and you want to take your skills to the next …

Ask E. Jean: How Do I Seduce My Husband?

Is there any formula for creating sex appeal?<p><b>Dear E. Jean:</b> My stats: married, successful, life of the party, dotty in an endearing way, blah, blah, blah. (Self-praise is no recommendation, I know.) However, I do not have the "sexy gene." I simply can not turn on "the heat" at will. And I do want to …

Hot Springs

Here's what the Alienware Alpha console can do — and what it can't [update]

<i>Updated on Aug. 19 at 1 p.m. with corrections to inaccuracies about what Steam games show up in a player’s library and the limitations of the Alpha’s console mode.</i><p>Alienware has created a monster.<p>The boutique gaming-PC maker is marketing its new box, the Alpha, as a console. It’s actually a strange …

NFL on Xbox One app gets Sunday Ticket and new fantasy football partners for 2014

Microsoft debuted its NFL on Xbox One app 12 weeks into the 2013 NFL season, a late arrival that limited the app's potential. The app remains one of the major pieces of the company's multi-year partnership with the NFL, and Microsoft is making some important improvements this year to make it more …

More Sex, Please

I thought I would emerge from Shh, a new women-only sensual healing retreat with outposts in England and on Ibiza, with skills to help hone my sexual prowess and render me goddess-like—in short, make me total catnip to men. Instead, I came home with an eyelid stye so hideous it forced me to cancel …

17 Life-Changing Cooking Tricks

From the editors at Cosmo.com, these kitchen tricks will make cooking so much easier.<p><b>1. Use two plates to safely cut a lot of little tomatoes at once.</b><p>Lay the tomatoes you wish to slice in half on a small plate. Place another plate on top and then run a very sharp knife through the gap between the …

Recipes

47 Gin Cocktail Recipes That Aren't Just Gin & Tonics

Fact: Gin is the best clear spirit on your bar. These 47 cocktail recipes prove it.<p>Fact: Gin is the best clear spirit on your bar. Its herbal flavor lends itself to refreshing cocktails from gimlets and punches to smashes and martinis. Bottoms up, because these 47 gin cocktails make us want a …

Wine & Spirits

New York City Approves Controversial 'Poor Door' In Luxury Condo

Extell's plan for its Riverside South project.Extell Development CompanyThe New York Post reported yesterday that New York City has approved developer Extell's plans to build a separate entrance for its affordable-housing tenants at an Upper West Side condo.<p>Dubbed the "poor door," the controversial …

10 Best Honeymoon Destinations

The top ten travel destinations across the world for post-wedding bliss<p>From Bali to the Amalfi Coast, these are the top ten honeymoon destinations across the world guaranteed to bring you post-wedding bliss.<p>Courtesy

National Parks

How To Make Your Own (Floating!) Concrete Boat

Rock the boat using the physics of buoyancy<p>The Greek polymath Archimedes is said to have solved the mystery of buoyancy in a bathtub. Even if the story is apocryphal, his principle isn't: If an object weighs less than the water it displaces, it won't sink.<p>Even concrete can float. Materials …

Destiny Could Be Biggest Game of the Year, Analyst Suggests

Projection puts Bungie's shooter at 10-15 million copies sold.<p>Despite the unprecedented funds Activision Blizzard has poured into Destiny's …

The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …

Workouts

The Leg Workout That Will Turn Your Lower Body to Jelly—in 15 Minutes!

Hit your legs from all angles with this quick, grueling circuit<p>Working your lower body is tough. The movements that train your quads, glutes, and hamstrings—like squats and lunges—require a ton of effort and a lot of willpower. No wonder leg day gets a bum rap.<p>But you don't have to spend 45 minutes …

Workouts