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Crème Brûlée Cheesecake

Position a rack in the center of the oven and heat the oven to 375°F.<p>In a medium bowl, stir together the vanilla wafer crumbs and 3 Tbs. granulated …

19 Delicious Meatless Meals That Have A Ton Of Protein

You don't even have to be a vegetarian to enjoy them.<p>Of course, how much protein you need differs from person to person depending on your size, activity level, and whatever your health and fitness goals might be. For these meals, we made sure each had at least 15 grams as a good place to start when …

Persian-Style Rice with Golden Crust (Chelow) | America's Test Kitchen

We prefer the nutty flavor and texture of basmati rice, but Texmati or another long-grain rice will work. For the best results, use a Dutch oven with …

5 tricks for making a perfect smoothie, every single time

Whether you have your smoothie recipe down to a science, or can’t quite get the right proportions to make it more superfood and less sludge, there’s …

Mars to track blood moon in double celestial treat on Friday

Whether you are scrambling to pack for a holiday or swigging an ale in your local beer garden, take a moment on Friday evening to look up. The longest “blood moon” this century will be closely tracked by Mars through the sky in a double celestial treat of a kind that will not be repeated for …

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The thought experiment: What would happen if everyone on the planet suddenly went vegan?

Believe it or not, releasing billions of domesticated animals into the wild would presents a few logistical problems (but also solves some others).<p>1. …

Mount Diablo State Park, California

Mount Diablo is most famous for the views from the summit. It might only be 3,849 feet tall but it still is a dominant topographic feature in …

5 Vegan Principles That Will Keep You Feeling Amazing, Whether You're In Your 40s Or 80s

<i>Tracye McQuirter, a vegan lifestyle expert, is in her 50s—and in her new book,</i> Ageless Vegan<i>, she teams up with her 80-year-old mother, Mary, to</i> …

After decades of silence, nuns talk about abuse by priests

VATICAN CITY (AP) — The nun no longer goes to confession regularly, after an Italian priest forced himself on her while she was at her most vulnerable: recounting her sins to him in a university classroom nearly 20 years ago.<p>At the time, the sister only told her provincial superior and her …

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Lauren Cohan’s Character Will Not Die In Season 9 Of ‘The Walking Dead’

For most of 2018, much of the talk concerning <i>The Walking Dead</i> surrounded the status of Lauren Cohan on the show. Beginning as early as February, there was talk about Cohan asking for a bigger contract, one that would match that of her co-stars Andrew Lincoln and Norman Reedus. In March, Scott …

Antibiotic Resistance Spreads Through the Air We Breathe, Warn Scientists

Some cities are much worse off than others.<p>The thick fog rolling over San Francisco’s Golden Gate bridge is synonymous with the Bay Area. But more …

Misreporting on Cannabis Study Suggests Drug Is Harmful to the Brain

Don't always trust the headlines.<p>A new study on marijuana is getting attention in the press, but the headlines about it may be misleading because the …

Top 10 Wineries in Santa Rosa, California

Santa Rosa is the main city in California's wine country, so it's not surprising that the hills are alive with the sound of rustling grapes and …

This 4-Ingredient Peanut Butter Cookie Recipe Actually Works

When I first saw this video for Southern Living's four-ingredient peanut butter cookies, I couldn't conceal my skepticism. How could you possibly make cookies from peanut butter, egg, sugar, and vanilla extract alone?! It seemed suspiciously <i>too</i> easy, but I had to try it out! With so many friends …

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This Is What Imitation Crab Meat Actually Is

You might not even have realized that it's not real crab meat inside your crab dip.<p>Imitation crab: It’s pretty upfront about the fact that it’s not …

How to Tell Whether Expired Food Is Safe to Eat

Every day the average American throws out nearly a pound of food, according to a recent study from the Department of Agriculture. There are plenty of …

Northern Spain road trip: pull over for pintxos

The road from San Sebastián to A Coruña is one of big cities, pretty fishing towns, high cliffs and raging sea. It skirts the rugged Basque coast, runs through lush Cantabria and Asturias, and ends up in Galicia, on the wildly beautiful Costa de la Muerte.<p><b>San Sebastián</b> is all about food, and there …

31 Taco Recipes That Prove You Can Eat Tacos For a Month Without Getting Bored

"Don't you ever get bored of eating tacos? You eat them every day." If this is something you have heard and promptly answered with a big resounding no, then this "challenge" is just for you. Straight ahead you'll find a month-worth of taco recipes — chicken, steak, pork, fish, and vegetarian — that …

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These Viral "DNA Braids" Are Perfect for Science-Obsessed Beauty Lovers

While actual scientists work to solve the mysteries of our universe, we beauty lovers are here trying to decipher Instagram's latest hair trend, DNA braids. Yup, braid-savvy stylists on Instagram are recreating that twisty, turny, double helix structure and it's definitely caught our attention.<p>DNA …

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The Ivanka Trump Brand Is Shutting Down

Ivanka Trump's eponymous fashion brand, first launched in 2007 as a fine jewelry label, is shutting down.<p>Representatives for the brand confirmed the …

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Harley Davidson Now Has Another Reason to Leave America

Harley Davidson’s newly released second-quarter earnings managed to beat Wall Street expectations, sending company shares up by an encouraging seven …

20 Paperbag-Waist Bottoms for When You're Lazy but Want to Feel Dressed Up

Fashion nomenclature tends to make trends sound far less wearable than they truly are—leg-of-mutton sleeves, "ugly" sneakers, all the gendered names assigned to denim…. Such is the case with the paperbag waist. It refers to a cinched, ruffled-top waist, which doesn't <i>sound</i> terribly chic, but is …

Why Visa Inc., Mastercard Incorporated, and First Data Corporation Shares Rose in the First Half of 2018

The success of each company so far in 2018 can ultimately be traced to a single theme.<p>What happened<p>Shares of payments behemoths <b>Visa Inc.</b> (NYSE:V),</b> …

What if a Study Showed Opioids Weren’t Usually Needed?

Promising health studies often don’t pan out in reality. The reasons are many. Research participants are usually different from general patients; their treatment doesn’t match real-world practice; researchers can devote resources not available in most physician offices.<p>Moreover, most studies, even …

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7 Things the Best Leaders Do to Get Business Back on Track During Hard Times | Inc.com

When the business is struggling, most business owners I know feel like anything but a leader. They start second-guessing their own vision, and are prone to making snap decisions suggested by someone else, in lieu of their carefully crafted processes and metrics.<p>Entrepreneurs who can keep their cool …

Diamond Company Plans To Move 200 Elephants From South Africa To Mozambique

De Beers Group, the company most known for diamonds, announced Monday that it is moving 200 elephants from South Africa to Mozambique in an attempt to boost that country's depleted population.<p>In July and August, some 60 elephants are scheduled make the trip from the company's Venetia Limpopo Nature …

Stone from Jerusalem's Western Wall crashes into prayer area

JERUSALEM (AP) — One of the ancient stones from Jerusalem's Western Wall has dislodged and crashed into an adjacent prayer area. No one was hurt.<p>Footage shows the block plummeting on Monday and landing on a raised wooded platform used for egalitarian prayer.<p>Western Wall Rabbi Shmuel Rabinovich …

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More People Are Quitting Their Jobs Than Ever Before. Here's Why

Quitting used to be looked down on. Now more people than ever are doing it.<p>By now we're pretty used to challenging the status quo when it comes to how we work. Since the boom of the Internet, we've witnessed a fundamental shift in how, where, and when people work. Remote employees, freelancers, and …

5 Ways To Make Egg Salad Without Mayo

Although we love the flavor of thick, creamy egg salad (made with full-fat mayonnaise) just like Grandma's recipe, there are some occasions where you …