Elizabeth A Ortino

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7 Must-Have Wines from a Royal Wine Adviser

Reigning British critic Jancis Robinson, a wine adviser to the queen, has influenced world opinion for almost 40 years. Here, seven bottles she loves.<p>…

America's Best New Restaurants 2017

TheHot 10<p>Food should be inspiring. Food should be innovative. And yes, food should be delicious. But more than ever this year, we decided food should be <b>fun</b>. Thanks to these ten fine establishments, this year was hands down the best time we’ve ever had while choosing the country’s <b>best new …

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The 6 Biggest Salad Mistakes—and How to Avoid Them

From underseasoning to overdressing, it's surprisingly easy to ruin a salad. Watch out for these 6 common mistakes, and you can avoid this sad fate<p>Salads are supposed to be light, bright, and full of life—but too often, they hit the table flat, limp, and soggy, with all the good stuff sunk at the …

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'I just shot my daughter and shot all my grandkids,' Florida man says in 911 call

With an edgy yet calm voice, Donald Spirit told a 911 dispatcher he had just killed his six grandchildren, including a baby, and would wait until authorities arrived before going to his back porch and killing himself.<p>"Yes, ma'am. I just shot my daughter and shot all my grandkids. And I'll be …

Carrie Underwood on who inspires her the most

When it comes to music, artists can find inspiration from a long list of talented acts that came before them. But when it comes to parenting? That list is shorter — and there’s just two people who inspire Carrie Underwood most.<p>When a fan reached out to Underwood on Twitter, the star was more than …

Florida mall shooting leaves 2 wounded

Authorities say two people have been wounded in a shooting at a central Florida mall, and police are trying to determine if two men found dead a short time later in a crashed vehicle are connected.<p>Kissimmee police say in a news release that officers responded to shots being fired at the Osceola …

Grand jury declines to indict NASCAR's Tony Stewart

An upstate New York grand jury declined to indict three-time NASCAR champion Tony Stewart Wednesday in last month's death of sprint car driver Kevin Ward Jr., who authorities say was under the influence of marijuana the night of the accident.<p>Ward was killed Aug. 9 when a car driven by Stewart …

Both Democratic and Republican parties are anti-choice, anti-freedom

Democrats often call themselves “pro-choice.” Republicans defend “freedom.” Unfortunately, neither party really believes in letting individuals do what we want.<p>When Democrats say they are “pro-choice,” they are talking about abortion. Some act as if a right to legal abortion is the most important …

Suspect arrested in case of missing UVA student Hannah Graham

Authorities have arrested the suspect in the disappearance of University of Virginia student Hannah Graham after he was charged with felony abduction in the case.<p>Charlottesville Police Chief Timothy Longo announced late Tuesday that 32-year-old Jesse Leroy Matthew Jr. had been located and arrested …

Changes to firearm purchase forms draw strong reaction

Changes to the forms required for firearms purchases asking questions about the buyer’s race and ethnicity have drawn strong reaction from gun dealers, privacy advocates and lawmakers.<p>Form 4473, required for an over-the-counter sale by a federally-licensed dealer, now asks first whether a buyer is …

Obama Opens Door For Sanctions Relief For Russia Over Ukraine

United Nations (United States) (AFP) - US President Barack Obama slammed Russia's "aggression" in Ukraine but offered to lift sanctions against Moscow if it threw its weight behind an unraveling peace deal with Kiev.<p>The outstretched hand to Moscow came a day after pro-Russian guerrillas brushed off …

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