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Sweet Potato-and-Collard Green Gratin Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 400°F. Combine nutmeg, allspice, and 1 teaspoon each of the salt and pepper in a bowl; set aside.<p>Step 2<p>Heat 1 …

Sweet Potatoes

Wonder Wings

<b>Recipe: Wonder Wings</b><p>We all love gathering around the tailgate to celebrate our teams, but arguably the best part of tailgating is the food. …

Cooking

You'll Probably Need Long-Term Care. Here Are Your Options

Long-term care options vary from light support to 'round-the-clock nursing. Choosing the option that best fits your needs results in a pleasanter …

Health Care

Hip Hop Culture Timeline: 1970 to 1983

<b>1970:</b><p>The Last Poets, a collective of spoken word artists release their debut album. Their work is considered a predecessor to rap music as it is part …

Rap & Hip-Hop

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<i>This is the web version of VoxCare, a daily newsletter from Vox on the latest twists and turns in America’s health care debate. Like what you’re reading? Sign up to</i> <i>get VoxCare in your inbox here</i><i>.</i><p>Have you read Atul Gawande's <b>latest piece</b> in the New Yorker? If not, go read it — I will wait!<p>Gawande's …

Health Care

Fewer Youths Incarcerated, But Gap Between Blacks And Whites Worsens

Recent numbers released by the Justice Department show a drop in overall youth incarceration rates in the United States. But a closer look at the data shows a widening gap between black and white youth confinement. Criminal justice reform advocates say a heightened police presence in communities of …

Crime

Exactly What to Do to Get Out of Your Own Head

"When you get in your head, you're dead." ~ Tony Robbins<p>We all have those moments (or weeks or days!) when we get in our head too much. Our constant …

Aung San Suu Kyi

Inequality is getting so bad it's threatening the very foundation of economic growth

"While strong economic growth is necessary for economic development, it is not always sufficient," four IMF economists write in a new blog.<p>"Inequality has risen in several advanced economies and remains stubbornly high in many that are still developing," they added.<p>"This worries policymakers …

Economics

Best Foods to Stockpile for an Emergency

Fueling your body during an emergency is very different from your everyday diet. Because you’ll probably expend more energy than you normally would, …

Nutrition

Cabbage, Mushroom, and Bacon Pasta Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Bring a large saucepan filled with water to a boil over high.<p>Step 2<p>While water comes to a boil, cook bacon in a large skillet …

Country Lifestyle

How to spend the first 30 minutes of your morning so you can be more productive all day

One day bleeds into the next, making it seem as if we're always doing, doing, doing, and searching for new and novel ways to do more.<p>The truth is, your desire to do more and get more done will lead you not toward greater productivity, but toward burnout, if you don't take time each day to check in …

Time Management

5 Simple Ways To Deal With Difficult People

There will always be those difficult people that no matter you say or do will try and pull you down.<p>Their aim is to make you feel poorly about …

Self-help

6 Yoga Poses You Can Do In Bed That'll Help You Sleep Like A Baby Tonight

You know when you're tired AF, but the minute you lie down, it feels like your brain decides to have an impromptu dance party to "Despacito"? Falling …

Yoga

3 Unconventional Sales Tactics That Will Close More Deals

If you keep marketing the same way you have in the past, you'll keep getting the same results. Try something different.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There are a lot of articles on how a business owner can learn to close more deals or sell more product. These articles …

Journalism

31 delicious one-pot recipes

My brother-in-law and I are the same kind of cooks — it's been described that we will grab every clean mixing bowl or pot in a kitchen and dirty it …

A New Way to Learn Economics

With the new school year starting, there is good news for incoming students of economics—and anybody else who wants to learn about issues like inequality, globalization, and the most efficient ways to tackle climate change. A group of economists from both sides of the Atlantic, part of a project …

Economics

For China, a summer of breakout and lively hip-hop

In the summer of 1973, a young DJ Kool Herc was spinning at a birthday party in the Bronx, New York. Hip-hop soon sparked from sweaty dance floors, …

Rap & Hip-Hop

7 Key Selling Habits All Sales Professionals Must Develop

Improving these seven habits is the key to increasing your sales, your business revenues and your profitability.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>The following excerpt is from the Brian Tracy’s book</i> Million Dollar Habits<i>. Buy it now from</i> Amazon | Barnes & Noble | iTunes | …

Selling

Income Inequality Is Making Rent Even Less Affordable

When inequality goes up, so, too, does the rent burden—especially for the lowest income residents.<p>It’snot news that both income inequality and rents have hit record highs, especially in expensive superstar cities and leading tech hubs. But to what extent do income inequality and rising rents go …

There's a huge difference between being rich at 25 and 35 — and it puts income inequality in stark relief

The top 1% of earners at 35 make $291,000.<p>This data, which comes from the US Census and American Community Survey, is telling when you compare each income to national averages. For 25-year-olds, the median income is $31,000. For 35-year-olds, it's $45,000. And for all adults, the median is …

Income Inequality

6 Reasons I’m Done With the NFL

Today’s headlines tell me that Kansas City Chiefs’ player Marcus Peters sat out the National Anthem during last night’s NFL opener. I wouldn’t know, …

Kansas City Chiefs

High Deductibles Aren't Just An Obamacare Phenomenon

As workers peruse their employer’s health benefits packages this fall, it’s increasingly likely they’ll be enrolled in a plan with a high deductible.<p>The push toward high deductible health plans has hit nearly 25 million American workers as cost-shifting at U.S. employers escalates, according to a …

Health Care

The Equifax Data Breach Is Massive -- Here's How to Protect Yourself

Equifax announced a data breach that could affect 143 million consumers. Here's what you need to know.<p>On Thursday, Sept. 7, <b>Equifax</b> announced a data …

Identity Theft

The Intellectual Roots of the Radical Right

AS WE FACE unprecedented threats to our democracy, it’s common to hear people try to frame the moment in traditional, partisan terms as one in which …

Political Science

The Top Three Arguments against a Universal Basic Income | Brittany Hunter

Every so often a new study is released, concluding that a universal basic income (UBI) is needed to fix this country’s welfare system. Most recently, …

Moroccan Spiced Goat Stew Recipe

Goat is a lovely, lean meat and cuts like the shoulder in this recipe when slow-cooked, produce a wonderfully rich, flavourful dish. Goat is …

Colossal Equifax Data Breach: What 143 Million People Might Want to Do Now

Equifax (EFX) said Thursday a new data breach might have impacted 143 million Americans.<p>The credit reporting firm discovered the breach on July 29. …

Identity Theft

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Step 1<p>Heat a large skillet over medium-high. Add oil; swirl to coat. Add beef, and cook in 2 batches, turning occasionally, until browned on all …

Japanese Cucumber Salad | Goop

This super easy and delicious cucumber pickle is perfect for a sushi bowl, but would be a fresh, tangy addition to any meal. In fact, we’re dying to …

Cucumber

Spicy Grilled Cauliflower Steaks

4 servings<p>Choose the largest head of cauliflower you can find. When you cut into it, keep in mind that the two center pieces will stay together, but the two end pieces may fall apart into florets and that’s okay—you should still grill those too! This recipe also easily doubles if you want four …

BBQ