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My Top 30 Meals Around the World, Part I

<i>Budapest, Hungary*</i><p>Food and culture go hand in hand. In my quest to discover the cultures of the world, I have found the greatest hints to be scattered across plates, kneaded into dough, and embedded in a smile and a heavily accented word. Across my travels, I have fallen in love with food - from …

The 5 Grilling Mistakes You Keep Making

<b>Amp up your delicious, al fresco dining with these tips--just in time for the long holiday weekend.</b><p><i>By Sarah-Jane Bedwell</i>, SELF<p><i>(Photos: Romulo Yanes)</i><p>With Labor Day right around the corner, grilling season is inching closer to an end. And if you've had a few hiccups this summer, you're not …

Black Mass,Venice film festival 2015,Venice film festival,Johnny Depp,Crime,US crime,Film,Culture,US news,World news,Festivals,Film adaptations<p>Actor in Venice to attend the world premiere of his gangster film Black Mass jokes about the row in Australia over the fate of his Yorkshire terriers<p>Johnny …

Film Festivals

Chinese naval ships came within 12 nautical miles of American soil

A group of Chinese naval vessels transited U.S. territorial waters near Alaska this week, a Pentagon official said Friday, in an unusual maneuver that underscores the potential for increased U.S.-Chinese friction at sea.<p>A U.S. military official, who spoke on the condition of anonymity to discuss …

What’s in all that e-cig vapor?

Wander into a vape shop in the mall or online, and you can find a smorgasbord of flavors: cotton candy, vanilla custard, even Unicorn Milk or Katy Perry’s Cherry.<p>Flashy flavors have helped e-cigarettes, designed to vaporize a nicotine solution, grow into an industry with an estimated $3.5 billion …

Sunday at the Cannes Film Festival

Billboard Music Awards

Céline Dion: I Want My Husband to See Me Strong

When Céline Dion returns to the stage again, after taking an indefinite leave to tend to her ailing husband, she will have one person on her mind – …

A Self-Balancing, Two-Wheeled Car

One of ten brilliant innovations from our 2015 Invention Awards<p>2015 Invention Award Winner<p>Category: Automotive<p><b>Inventor:</b><p>Daniel Kim<p><b>Company:</b><p>Lit Motors<p><b>Invention:</b><p>C-1<p><b>Development Cost To Date:</b><p>$3.5 million<p><b>Maturity:</b><p>2/5<p>Inside a three-story warehouse in San Francisco, bicycles stand next to Macintosh-topped …

Five-Star Review: Harden and Rockets blast past Clippers in Game 7

James Harden scored 31 points as the Rockets beat the Clippers in Game 7.<p><b>HOUSTON 113 LOS ANGELES 100 -- HOUSTON WINS 4-3:</b> In the Houston Rockets’ …

June 2015

Diversity

The Ghosts of Laprak

How life in a small mountainous village was turned upside down by Nepal’s deadly earthquake — loved ones lost, homes destroyed. BuzzFeed News’ Anup Kaphle brings the first in-depth report from Laprak, near the quake’s epicenter.<p>LAPRAK, Nepal — It was a quiet Saturday in Laprak. With the village’s …

Blueprint for a Better Human Body

People who wear and design prosthetics are rethinking the form of our species.<p>When Elizabeth Wright smacks her right leg on a table, she says “ow.” That’s only interesting if you know one more thing: that her right leg is made out of carbon fiber and metal. It’s also part of her. “It is my right …

Singularity

Hot Wheels at the Detroit Auto Show

Let's leave Wall Street's risky practices in the past

We enter 2015 in the United States with a strong and growing economic recovery. Over the course of that recovery, the private sector has created 11.2 million jobs. The federal deficit has gone from 9.8 percent of gross domestic product in 2009 to 2.8 percent in 2014. Our stock market closed 2014 at …

The internet is fertile ground for the mosaic of allegiances out of which teens build identity

Your teen years are a time to try on a bunch of different self-concepts. Today, you have to be careful when the internet doesn’t want you to change<p>The internet was barely a thing when my friends and I were kids; we passed physical notes and wrote letters to keep in touch. We knew on some level …

Loneliness

United Airlines considers outsourcing jobs at 28 U.S. airports

(Reuters) - United Airlines is assessing whether to outsource jobs at airports around the country in a cost-cutting effort that could impact some 2,000 workers.<p>People are seen at the United Airlines terminal at Newark International Airport in New Jersey, July 22, 2014. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz<p>The …

European Markets Close Higher

Rebound Follows Early Jitters Over Falling Oil Prices<p>European markets closed higher Tuesday, rebounding after an early wobble sparked by a fresh plunge in the price of oil.<p>The Stoxx Europe 600 erased opening losses to end 1.4% higher. Travel stocks on the index led the way, climbing 1.9%, as …

Stock Markets

Your Online Avatar May Reveal More About You Than You'd Think

My Nintendo Wii character, my Mii, looks a lot like me. She has the same haircut, the same skin tone and even the same eyebrow shape. And while my Mii plays tennis slightly better than I do, I designed her to be a real, virtual me (albeit with balls for hands).<p>But it turns out I might not have …

Blood test could pick up Alzheimer's Disease 10 years before symptoms appear

The test developed by researchers at the National Institute on Aging, distinguishes between patients and healthy elderly with 100 percent accuracy<p>A new blood test for Alzheimer’s could detect the disease as many as 10 years before clinical diagnosis is possible - far sooner than other tests in …