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North Korea 'executes chief of staff Ri Yong-gil', say reports

North Korea’s army chief of staff has been executed, South Korean media reported, in what would be the latest in a series of purges and executions of top officials by leader Kim Jong-un.<p>Ri Yong-gil was executed this month for forming a political faction and corruption, Yonhap news agency said.<p>The …

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Recipe: Easy Pad Thai

Soak noodles in hot water for 15 minutes or until soft. Drain.<p>Mix the palm sugar with tamarind liquid, vinegar, fish sauce and 2 tbsp water in a bowl, stirring until the sugar has dissolved. Set aside.<p>Heat oil in a wok over medium heat. Fry shallots until fragrant and beginning to colour (about 3 …

The Secrets of Cantonese Cooking, America's First Chinese Cuisine

"Chicken," the dim sum lady said to my father when he gestured at the steamed-up, inverted glass bowl atop a white plate. He nodded and she handed over the chicken and stamped our ticket. He lifted the bowl and my brothers and I gasped as we beheld a tangle of gnarled chicken feet in a dark sauce …

Crispy Baked Pasta With Mushrooms, Sausage, and Parmesan Cream Sauce Recipe

This recipe starts off with crumbled Italian sausage cooked down in a bit of butter. I sauté a few types of mushrooms in the rendered fat, then flavor them with shallots, garlic, and a little bit of soy sauce and lemon juice (this helps bring out their savoriness while also lightening them up). …

Traditional Beef Pho Recipe

Every recipe we publish is tested, tasted, and Serious Eats-approved by our staff. Never miss a recipe again by following @SeriousRecipes on Twitter!<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients2 large onions, split in half1 large hand ginger (about 6 inches long), split in half lengthwise3 pounds beef shin, …

Elon Musk's Hyperloop Makes The Bullet Train Look Like A Steam Locomotive

But compared to the so-called "Hyperloop" concept that Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk introduced last year, the bullet train might as well be from the age of steam propulsion.<p>Three hours? Try 35 minutes.<p>Musk says the Hyperloop would cost $7.5 billion to build, versus $68 billion for the high-speed …

Enchanted Isle: Puerto Rico

If <b>Puerto Rico</b> isn’t on your radar, it’s time to readjust. The Caribbean’s most convenient destination—especially for Americans, who don’t need a passport to get there—is also one of its most interesting.<p>An unincorporated U.S. territory since the end of the Spanish-American War, Puerto Rico …

Escape

• <b>Author:</b> David McMillan<p>Among the 600 foreigners jailed in the 'Bangkok Hilton', one man resolves to do what no other has done: Escape. This is the true story of drug smuggler David McMillan’s perilous break-out from Thailand’s most notorious prison. After more than a year in prison and two weeks …

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Pok Pok's Phat Si Ew

<i>This week's guest editor is JJ Goode, the writer behind Andy Ricker's new cookbook, Pok Pok. All week, he'll be sharing some of his favorite recipes from the book, interviewing Andy about Thai cooking, and convincing us all to pick up a book and get in the kitchen.</i><p><i>Today: Sure, you've ordered pretty</i> …

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12 Tips for Perfect Fried Chicken, Plus a Master Recipe

<i>Sunday Dinners comes to us from our own chef/photojournalist/farmer/father figure Tom Hirschfeld, featuring his stunning photography and Indiana farmhouse family meals.</i><p><i>Today: The slow art of fried chicken -- with 12 tips and a master recipe.</i><p>Frying chicken, at its best, is a state of mind formed …

How to Make Any Caramel Corn in 5 Steps

<i>Here at Food5, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: Take back caramel corn from the state fair. With 5 simple steps and the perfect caramel ratio, you can make</i> …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Loaded Nachos

I take nachos very seriously.<p>Very, very seriously.<p>No, I’m serious. Don’t even joke about it. I’m not even kidding.<p>I’m being serious here.<p><i>Dead serious.</i><p>…

Chicken Tikka Masala

6 Servings<p>Active Time: 1 min<p>Total Time: 5 min<p>For this chicken tikka masala recipe, the yogurt helps tenderize the chicken; the garlic, ginger, and spices in the marinade infuse it with lots of flavor. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>April 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>6 …

Carnitas {Mexican Pulled Pork}

<b>Carnitas (Mexican Pulled Pork)</b> <i><br>Recipe adapted by Our Best Bites from Cooks Illustrated Cookbook</i><p>Ingredients:<p>3 1/2-4 pounds boneless pork butt roast …

Tom Yum Goong

<i>Tom Yum Goong – the BEST Thai Tom Yum recipe you’ll find online. Loaded with shrimp, mushroom, Tom Yum soup is spicy, sour, savory and addictive!</i><p>Tom …

Beer-Battered Onion Rings

<i>Did you make this recipe?</i><p><b>Yield:</b> 4 to 6 servings<p><b>Prep:</b><p>45 minutes<p><b>Cook:</b><p>15 minutes<p><b>Total:</b><p>1 hour<p>Perfectly crunchy beer-battered onion rings. Serve alongside …

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Crockpot Short Rib Tacos with Salted Lime Cabbage and Queso Fresco

Crockpot Short Rib Tacos with Salted Lime Cabbage and Queso Fresco.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> April 29, 2013 108<p>Newsflash! I have a new obsession.<p>Short ribs.<p>Lots …

Chipotle Beef Tacos with Caramelized Onions (Tacos de Carne Asada Enchipotlada) Recipe

Tip<p>How to Thaw Beef<p>As with most meat, the safest way to thaw beef is in the refrigerator. Small cuts of beef can take up to 24 hours, while larger …

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The Only Hamburger Recipe You'll Ever Need

Today is Memorial Day and if you're like most Americans, your celebration will culminate at the grill over a sizzling hamburger. In the event you miss this date, tomorrow, May 28th, is National Hamburger Day.<p>To honor the almighty burger in proper form, here's a recipe from me to you -- the …

Thai Shrimp Cakes with Sweet Chili Sauce Recipe

These shrimp cakes can be served as an appetizer or a main course. Even though at many Thai restaurants in Thailand, these cakes are paired with Chinese-style plum sauce, I prefer to serve them with Thai sweet chili sauce which you buy from the store or make at home easily.<p><b>Note:</b> If you live in the …

BBQ School | Cook Up Crispy Barbecued Chicken | Men's Health

More BBQ school notes to improve your final product:<p><i>Easy on the sauce, boss</i> – Apply a BBQ sauce to your meats too early and you’ll run the risk of an acrid-tasting dinner. That’s because the sugars in BBQ sauce can burn if exposed to heat for too long. Brush on the sauce only during the last stage …

Chile Garlic Sauce Recipe | Leite's Culinaria

Jump to the recipe<p>Adapted from Naomi Duguid | Burma | Artisan, 2012<p>A standard hot sauce on tables in Burma, this chile garlic sauce for every …

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Coconut Shrimp Recipe

<i>Did you make this recipe?</i><p>Coconut Shrimp with Mango Dipping Sauce<p><b>Yield:</b> 4 to 6 servings<p><b>Prep:</b><p>40 minutes<p><b>Cook:</b><p>5 minutes<p><b>Total:</b><p>45 minutes<p>A recipe for …

Basic Buttermilk Fried Chicken Recipe

Tip<p>How to Store Chicken<p>Raw or cooked chicken can be stored in a refrigerator for a few days, though it’s important to prevent raw chicken juices from …

How To Make The Best Grilled Cheese Ever

Yum yum yum yum yuhummmmmm.<p>Recipe by Izy Hossack<p>Serves 1<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>2 slices of white bread<p>1/3 cup grated Cheddar cheese<p>1/4 cup grated, or finely chopped mozzarella<p>2 to 3 tbsp soft butter<p>1/2 tsp Dijon mustard (optional)<p><b>PREPARATION</b><p>1. Grate and slice the cheese.<p>2. Mix 2 tbsp of the cheddar with the …

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