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Slow Cooker Farmer’s Market Mexican Chicken Soup

Simple to make and bursting with fresh summer flavors, Slow Cooker Farmer's Market Mexican Chicken Soup is perfect any time of year. A great recipe …

A massive problem Martin Shkreli zeroed-in on is happening again

But that's not the case. Price hikes in the pharmaceutical industry are incredibly common: Earlier this month, Reuters reported that pharma giant Pfizer raised prices on more than 100 of its drugs.<p>These kinds of hikes are routine for most pharmaceutical companies because they help them ensure they …

Martin Shkreli

$2 billion startup GitHub's next mission: Turn you into a programmer

To date, GitHub has racked up 11 million registered users, over 36 million unique visitors every month, $350 million in venture funding, and a $2 billion valuation.<p>With over 21.1 million code "repositories" at last count, GitHub hosts more software source code than any other single service in the …

Startups

23 men's fashion terms and what they actually mean

Magazines and websites will often use fancy jargon when talking about men's clothing and fashion. Though not on purpose, this can actually alienate a lot of readers.<p>In case you aren't caught up on all the major terms, we created this handy men's fashion jargon cheat sheet.<p>The folded fabric on the …

Men's Fashion

Scientists suggest a way to lower your stroke risk: Shorten your workweek

Do you worry that your workaholic ways are killing you? A new study says you may be right.<p>In an analysis of more than half a million men and women from around the world, those who put in long hours at the office were 33% more likely to suffer a stroke than their colleagues who clocked out earlier. …

The one restaurant you need to eat at in Florence, where the steaks are as big as your face and you can drink endless wine without going broke

A friend recommended I go to a restaurant in Florence called Il Latini. It's a short walk from Ponte Vecchio and the hotel where I was staying. Buried on a little side street, it'd normally be easy to miss the restaurant.<p>But as we approached the spot at 7 PM, a half hour before the restaurant …

50 groundbreaking scientists who are changing the way we see the world

We compiled a list of 50 scientists from across the globe who are doing just that — changing the world for the better.<p>These scientists' revolutionary research in human happiness, evolutionary biology, neutrino physics, biotechnology, archeology, and other fields is helping to advance our lives in …

The Most Iconic Bar in Every State (and DC)

<i>By: Lee Breslouer</i><p>The first known use of the word iconic comes from 1656, and, though most of these bars haven't been around quite that long, some come damn close. Our rules for choosing an iconic bar were simple: it has to have been around since at least 1990, it has to be famous, and people need …

How to create a Facebook Scrapbook of your kid

Facebook has added Scrapbooks, a new way to organize photos of your children -- and pets. Learn how a Facebook Scrapbook works.<p>If you share photos of your kids on Facebook, then you might like Facebook's new Scrapbook feature that collects the photos you share of your kids and keeps them in one …

Social Media

DomiNations assaults Clash of Clans with a Civilization-like mobile strategy game

Somebody is going to knock Clash of Clans out of the No. 1 spot on the top-grossing mobile apps charts one of these days. The latest to attempt this feat is DomiNations, the new Civilization-like mobile game from Big Huge Games and Asian gaming giant Nexon. DomiNations launches today on both …

Stone Age

Parsley Recipes, Because We All Need A Little Help Figuring Out How To Use It

Spring vegetables like artichokes, ramps and snap peas may take center stage this time of year, but a supporting cast of characters deserves just as much attention. We're talking about fresh herbs, the kind we'll use all season long: dill, basil, mint, cilantro. And perhaps the most versatile of …

This Gluten-Free Pasta Has About As Much Protein As A Steak

People stay away from pasta for a bunch of reasons. Some fear its high carbohydrate count, while others keep it off their plates to maintain a gluten-free diet.<p>A new product called Banza is working to change the game. It looks like pasta, feels like pasta and tastes like pasta, but unlike pasta, it …

The Secret Ingredient Your Eggs Have Been Missing

<i>By Matt Duckor</i><p>I tend to not order eggs in restaurants. I'm not one of those food people who despise brunch. In fact, I love it. Can't think of a better way to start Sunday morning. But eggs aren't usually on the order -- I like making them myself at home and really dislike being disappointed by bad …

First baby born from IVF technique which eliminates inherited disease

A pioneering IVF technique allows babies at risk from inherited illnesses to be born free of disease<p>The first baby has been born in Europe from a new IVF procedure that checks embryos for devastating genetic disorders.<p>Lucas Meagu was at high risk of inheriting a rare form of muscular dystrophy …

Genetics

Make the Best Meatballs You'll Ever Eat | Men's Health

These meatballs are juicy and tender and somehow fluffy, without falling apart. Even the accompanying sauce is otherworldly. The muscled-up marinara uses San Marzano tomatoes, famous for their bright, fruity flavor, and reserved meatball juices for extra awesomeness.<p>If you’re going to tackle this …

Make The Best Soup You've Never Tasted | Men's Health

So which soup to make?<p>We recommend this Thai riff on chicken soup, prepared by Gregory Gourdet, a <i>Top Chef</i> alum and Portland-based chef. Spoonful for spoonful, this soup packs more salty-sweet-spicy-tangy flavors than any canned soup lining the shelf.<p><b>Chicken and Mushroom Soup with Coconut Milk and</b> …

Try the Franklin Barbecue espresso sauce Al Roker is obsessing over

Our resident barbecue aficionado Al Roker isn’t normally a sauce guy, but ever since he ate at Franklin Barbecue in Austin, Texas during a recent trip there, he can’t stop talking about the stuff.<p>“You have to understand,” he tells TODAY.com, “the espresso barbecue sauce has changed me.”<p>Lucky for …

Here's What Comfort Food Looks Like Around the World

Every culture has its comfort foods--the dishes that do more than just fill your stomach. They play on your senses and remind you of your home and your traditions. So let's take a little culinary journey, shall we? Here's what comfort food looks like around the world.<p><b>Canada: Poutine</b><p>The Canadian …

How Uncertainty Fuels Anxiety

An inability to live with life's unknowns can lead to worry and distress.<p>After nine years writing <i>Slate</i>’s “Dear Prudence” advice column, Emily Yoffe has noticed some recurring themes: “Mothers in law, husbands addicted to porn, impossible officemates, crazy brides.”<p>Sometimes, Yoffe says, …

Watch a time-lapse build of an iconic GM small-block V8

The crew at Hagerty loves old cars, and it means getting their hands dirty. Here's a video celebrating the 60th anniversary of an American icon.<p>The GM small-block needs no introduction; it's been the backbone of both American transportation and performance for 60 years now.<p>You can thank Zora …

Google Exec Wants Self-Driving Cars To Be Standard Within 5 Years

Chris Urmson, the director of self-driving cars at Google, is committed to ensuring the driverless vehicles are standard within five years -- because he wants his 11-year-old son never to have to take a driver's test.<p>"My team are committed to making sure that [driver's test] doesn't happen," Urmson …

Autonomous Cars

12 Surprising Ingredients You Should Probably Start Freezing Now

When you come home after a long day, sometimes it's all you can do to muster up the energy to cook. And when you do finally rally and get something started, if you're missing an ingredient, it can thwart the whole endeavor. Who wants to make a trip out in the cold for one tiny ingredient from the …

A pocket tool so simple, it's genius

The Reductivist Ringtool was designed for cyclists, but its practicality is universal.<p>That is the Ringtool, by Brooklyn, NY-based Reductivist. And I'm ordering one as soon as I finish typing this.<p>The company designed the Ringtool with cycle commuters in mind, but the basic item is so compact and …

Fish

Windows 93 is finally done and ready to crash for you

What would have happened if Microsoft didn’t skip straight from Windows 3.x to Windows 95? Apparently, Windows 93.<p>Late last night, French digital artists Jankenpopp and Zombectro announced on Reddit that the “operating system” Windows 93 is finally complete. First teased in October 2014, this …

Software

4 Salads That Will Make You Crave Kale

Be prepared to fall in love with these salads, even if you're not a kale person.<p><b>1. Kale & Brussels Sprout Salad with Walnuts, Parmesan & Lemon-Mustard Dressing</b><p>Made with crisp power greens, toasted walnuts, chunks of Parmesan and a lemony Dijon dressing -- this salad tastes like a healthful, crunchy …

Insurers worry self-driving cars could put a dent in their business

Three companies note driverless vehicles as a possible financial threat, while a parts manufacturer fears a decline in ‘the number and severity of accidents’<p>A world of robot cars may still be a long way off but that hasn’t stopped some big insurance companies from worrying about them. And not for …

Insurance Industry

10 Insane Grilled Cheese Recipes Worth Dying For

<i>By Perry Santanachote</i><p>A recipe for grilled cheese may seem unnecessary, but so are ball pits, and that doesn't make them any less awesome. And unlike ball pits, there are some simple steps and affordable ingredients that can transform a standard grilled cheese into legendary status.<p>But before you …

Healthier Jambalaya For Fat Tuesday

Our healthy jambalaya made with whole grain farro and succulent shrimp. Who could resist this spicy supper?!<p>Especially during the cold months, I love cooking jambalaya, a classic Louisiana Creole dish made with rice and spices. I enjoy it so much mainly because it’s an easy one-pot meal that tastes …

Fettuccine Recipes That Go Way Beyond Alfredo

When most Americans hear the word "fettuccine," they immediately think "Alfredo." While fettuccine Alfredo -- that simple, creamy, buttery pasta -- is one of the world's best comfort foods, it's not fettuccine's only trick. Fettuccine, which in Italian means "little ribbons," tastes great with many …