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11 Beef Recipes You Should Master: It’s What’s for Dinner

Nutrient-rich and full of iron, beef is a versatile meat that cooks quickly and is just as delicious in a winter stew as it is grilled outdoors in …

Trumpet maestro Clark Terry dies aged 94

(Reuters) - Clark Terry, a Grammy award-winning trumpet player and composer who recorded with greats such as Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald and Quincy Jones, has died aged 94, his wife said on Sunday.<p>Clark Terry performs at the Grammy Foundation's "Starry Night" Gala under the stars honoring …

Parks Service Surveys The Environment's Accoustical Health

The National Park Service has been measuring sounds in nature for a decade. But not all sounds are natural. NPR's Rachel Martin checks in with Kurt Fristrup, who's behind the bio-acoustical project.<p>Transcript<p>RACHEL MARTIN, HOST:<p>Over the past decade, The National Park Service has placed hundreds of …

Fognini defeats Rafael Nadal in semifinals of Rio Open Saturday

Fabio Fognini was able to knockout Rafael Nadal in the semifinals of the Rio Open Saturday to set up a championship against David Ferrer.<p>Italian …

Developer MohammadAG gets Android Wear to work with iPhones, sort of

Google has hinted that it could eventually make Android Wear work with iPhones, but as the wearables platform is getting close to its first birthday, we’re yet to see an official integration. The good news is, if you <i>really</i> want to use your Android Wear smartwatch with an iOS device, an unofficial …

Migrants tell of deepening chaos in Libya: 'Everyone is armed now'

Migrants attempting to get to Europe are arriving with stories of brutality inside Libya, writes Nick Squires in Lampedusa<p>Sekou Balde is living testimony to the increasing chaos and brutality that is sweeping <b>Libya</b>, as fears grow that the Islamic State terrorist group is seeking to establish a …

Kraft Suffers A Loss On Rising Cost Of Benefit Plans

Kraft Foods reported a net loss in its fourth quarter on Thursday, widely missing estimates, driven by the rising cost of post-employment benefit plans.<p>The food and beverage company, which includes in its stable of brands Oscar Mayer, Planters, Capri Sun and Jell-O, posted a net loss of $398 …

To Get To Zero Ebola Cases, It'll Cost A Lot: Roughly $1.5 Billion

"The closer you get to zero, the harder the job."<p>That's according to Dr. David Nabarro, who heads the U.N.'s effort against Ebola. In a new report, the agency says that while health workers have been making progress in containing the outbreak in West Africa, it will take $1.5 billion over the first …

Outrage Over Government's Animal Experiments Leads To USDA Review

Revelations about animal suffering at a federal animal research facility have sure gotten the attention of lawmakers on Capitol Hill.<p>They've also prompted the U.S. Department of Agriculture, which oversees the facility through its Agricultural Research Service, to name its first ever animal welfare …