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Top 10 Best Packable, Ultralight Tents for Backpacking 2018

Finding the right tent for your back country treks is no easy task. If you’re a serious backpacker then your backpack is almost always a …

This Podcast-Based Writing Course Will Get You Working on Your Dream Novel

Tim Clare’s Couch to 80K writing podcast is a delightful, intense, encouraging eight-week journey towards writing a novel. For the best experience, …

British intelligence reportedly told the CIA months before the election that Trump's campaign had illicit contacts with Russia

<i>Sign up for the latest Russia investigation updates here.</i><p>Over two months before the 2016 presidential election, the head of British intelligence flew to Washington to brief then-CIA Director John Brennan on intercepted communications between the Donald Trump's presidential campaign and the Russian …

Russia

This is what an expert on insider trading thinks about Carl Icahn’s stock dump

Ichan dumped over $30 million in steel-related stock days before Trump's tariff announcement.<p>One of the nation’s leading experts in insider trading, …

A new report contains bombshell details about Christopher Steele, the author of the Trump-Russia dossier

<i>Sign up for the latest Russia investigation updates here.</i><p>Former British spy Christopher Steele, the author of the controversial dossier alleging coordination between Trump campaign associates and Russian officials, has long sought to keep private details about his life. But a sprawling new profile …

This Steak Dinner is The Easiest, Best-Looking Meal You’ll Cook All Week

I don’t have a significant other, but if i did, I would cook them this for every special occasion under the sun. In the meantime, I guess this means …

This Easy Tuna Pasta Is the Cheapest, Quickest, Most Comforting Weeknight Dinner Ever

By Amanda Shapiro<p>Seriously, you can make the sauce in the time it takes to boil pasta.<p>Put aside whatever ideas you have about canned tuna, or the words "tuna pasta" together, and let’s talk about pasta for a minute. I don’t need to sell you on pasta. It’s a steadfast weeknight dinner option in my …

Cooking

The First White President

The foundation of Donald Trump’s presidency is the negation of Barack Obama’s legacy.<p><b>It is insufficient</b> <b>to state</b> the obvious of Donald Trump: that he is a white man who would not be president were it not for this fact. With one immediate exception, Trump’s predecessors made their way to high office …

Black Voters

New Orleans Jambalaya Recipe

"For when you really have to feed an army!"<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup soy sauce<p>4 tablespoons dried thyme<p>1 teaspoon cayenne pepper<p>2 tablespoons paprika<p>2 onions, …

Tomato-Yogurt Chicken Curry

Toast the cumin: Heat the oil in a large, deep pot over medium heat until it shimmers. Sprinkle in the cumin seeds and stir; they should sizzle on …

These Mini Chicken Parm Meatballs Are Cute and Delicious

Raise your hand if you love chicken Parmesan. The combination of pan-fried chicken, melted mozzarella, and warm tomato sauce is a tried-and-true …

Cooking

Herb and Garlic Lamb Chops

his Greek inspired dish is absolutely delicious. These lamb chops are loaded with tenderness and flavor. Fast enough for a weeknight meal and fancy …

Slow-Cooked Enchilada Casserole Recipe

3 6 9<p>Slow-Cooked Enchilada Casserole Recipe photo by Taste of Home<p>3 6 9<p>Tortilla chips and a side salad turn this casserole into a fun meal with very …

This Sheet Pan Orange-Garlic Chicken Is a Weeknight Win

Have you ever tried mojo? The cuban sauce is heavy on the garlic and orange juice, and it happens to be a delicious marinade for chicken. With a …

Cooking

I've studied the history of Confederate memorials. Here's what to do about them.

The debate over Confederate monuments has been framed by President Donald Trump — and some who share his views — as a fight between those who wish to preserve history and those who would “erase” it. But let us linger on what history we’ll be preserving as long as Confederate memorials stand.<p>The …

Rights & Freedoms

Chicken Escabèche

4 servings<p>You know what your Tuesday-night chicken wants? An irresistible tangy-sweet bath.<p>September 2017Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 tablespoon cumin seeds<p>1 tablespoon coriander seeds<p>⅓ cup plus 2 Tbsp. olive oil<p>1 medium onion, chopped<p>1 medium carrot, peeled, chopped<p>6 garlic cloves, smashed<p>1 bay leaf<p>⅔ cup …

Bay Leaf

Behind Fox News' Baseless Seth Rich Story: The Untold Tale

The Fox News Channel and a wealthy supporter of President Trump worked in concert under the watchful eye of the White House to concoct a story about the death of a young Democratic National Committee aide, according to a lawsuit filed Tuesday.<p>The explosive claim is part of a lawsuit filed against …

Donald Trump

100 Must-Read, Best Books On Writing And The Writer's Life

If you’re a working or aspiring writer, you already likely know about the classic best books on writing–King’s <i>On Writing,</i> Strunk and White’s <i>Elements</i> …

Writing

Hot Stones Homebrewing!

Members of the Bridger Brew Crew used hot stones to brew a “steingruit.” (Photo by Jesse Bussard).<p>If you read about the Medieval Brewing Stones, and …

Bake chicken and peaches together, and they make their own sauce

An interesting thing happened on the way to delivering this recipe. It’s a one-pan dish that fuses a few spices and brown sugar with ripe peaches and that old weeknight standby — boneless, skinless chicken breasts. Prep work is minimal: Blanch the peaches, peel and slice them. Pound the chicken to …

Peaches

Blue Cross Blue Shield insurers are making money on the ACA

We reported earlier this month that the large publicly traded health insurance companies have reaped enormous profits so far in 2017. But the …

Health Care

Trump seeks to privatize US air traffic control system

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Monday that the nation's air traffic control system needed a modern makeover and urged Congress to …

Donald Trump

Why a $15 minimum wage is good for business

Boost the minimum wage and you boost the economy from the bottom up, writes economist Armine Yalnizyan. That means more demand for what businesses …

Employers Are Paying Freelancers Big Bucks for These 25 In-Demand Skills

With the right skills and some hustle, freelancing pays like a full time job.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Want to join the freelancer revolution? Did you know that there are thousands of freelancer jobs that pay six figures?<p>Over the past ten years, I've both worked …

Fifty years ago, the Reverend Martin Luther King broke his silence on war and capitalism

The “giant triplets of racism, extreme materialism, and militarism” continue to break the spirit of humanity<p>Fifty years ago, Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., delivered a talk entitled "Beyond Vietnam: A Time To Break the Silence" at New York’s Riverside Church. He had come to talk in searing …

Should America Have Entered World War I?

One hundred years ago today, Congress voted to enter what was then the largest and bloodiest war in history. Four days earlier, President Woodrow Wilson had sought to unite a sharply divided populace with a stirring claim that the nation “is privileged to spend her blood and her might for the …

History

A Century Ago Woodrow Wilson Took America Into WWI: Blame Him For Communism, Fascism And Nazism

A century ago Congress declared war on Imperial Germany. It was a bizarre decision: the secure New World voluntarily joined the Old World slaughterhouse, consigning more than 117,000 Americans to death for no intelligible reason.<p>The chief outcome of the war was to sweep away several reasonably …

World History

At A Hefty Cost, World War I Made The U.S. A Major Military Power

World War I sometimes seems like the war America forgot.<p>The U.S. entered the fight a century ago, on April 6, 1917, nearly three years after it erupted in Europe during the summer of 1914. The Americans made quite a splash, turning a stalemate in favor of their British and French allies.<p>The cost …

World History

Rubin: World War I reveals the perils of nationalism

YPRES, Belgium — Children now scamper through the remaining trenches on Hill 62 in Flanders fields, where Brits endured a World War I hell of mud and …