Jan Ristine

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The Story Behind Our Most Popular Cake Recipe

There are some recipes on our site that inspire hundreds. Others inspire thousands. And then there’s Louisa’s Cake. This simple, fruity, ricotta-laced cake appeared on our site in the spring of 2011. Since then, it’s accrued over 4,500 saves and built up a comments board that teeters into the three …

Sheet-pan recipe makes easy winner chicken dinner

Sheet pan: Meet spotlight.<p>Sure, you’ve spent your career quietly cradling cookies, crisping potatoes, catching drips. It’s true that no one suspends you from a showy rack, like the saucier. No one burnishes you bright, like the copper bowl. No one lets you linger on the island, like the mortar and …

Las Vegas gamblers, expect to lose. That’s what casinos are saying as part of a new safe-betting campaign

Las Vegas casinos have a message for gamblers willing to blow away their entire paycheck or next month's mortgage payment: Don't do it.<p>"That is of absolutely no value to us at all," said Alan Feldman, an MGM Resorts executive vice president. "There is no win in that for us. Our business is built on …

The foods that’ll keep your gut happy (and healthy) while traveling

The thrill of traveling is the chance to break out of your usual routines. But when your gut gets out of <i>its</i> usual routine, you might have a problem. …

Twitter is obsessed with this ranking of pasta shapes

In the ranking of food in general, <b>pasta</b> usually comes out near the top of the list. But what happens when you delve into the world of pasta and explore the pros and cons of the different shapes, of which there are almost too many to count? You might assume, naturally, that <b>spaghetti</b>, rigatoni, and …

A Cosmopolitan Concierge's Must-Do List for Las Vegas

We asked Natalee Simmons, a concierge at the Cosmopolitan who grew up in Henderson—a suburb of Las Vegas—to share some of her top picks for Las Vegas.<p>…

Las Vegas

Jeff Sessions on Russia interference: 'I'm not part of a façade'

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Wednesday faced tough questions from his former colleagues on the Senate judiciary committee -- forcing him to once again repeatedly deny any improper contacts with the Russian government during the presidential campaign.<p>"My concern is you were …

Donald Trump

Donald Trump makes the world more dangerous — what do we do about it?

<b>(AP/Manuel Balce Ceneta)</b><p>Mental health professionals have now warned us: This man should not be president, and we’re all to blame that he is<p>Paul Rosenberg<p>October 15, 2017 4:00pm (UTC)<p>"The issue that we are raising is not whether Trump is mentally ill. It is whether he is dangerous. Dangerousness is …

Psychology

Stuffed Cabbage Rolls Recipe

Cabbage rolls are a comfort food for many folks. Cabbage leaves are stuffed with an herbed ground beef, sausage, and rice mixture. They are easy to …

Cooking

Hollywood’s Most Decent Fella on Weinstein, Trump and History

SANTA MONICA, Calif. — In 2006, when Tom Hanks wanted to get a story published, he sent it to his friend and sometime director Nora Ephron.<p>Having had my own writing critiqued by her, I know just how daunting that could be.<p>“Oh, petrifying, horrifying, yes, yeah,” Mr. Hanks said, grimacing.<p>The piece …

Richard III