Jennifer Johnson

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Choosing organizing products

I’m always interested in new organizing-related products, so I read a number of blogs often feature this kind of thing.As I browse through these …

How much do you need to retire? A new type of calculator has an answer

These three calculators incorporate economic, actuarial and sophisticated financial-planning models<p>If you've ever tried to determine how much you should save for retirement, you might have turned to online calculators of the type provided by banks and investment firms. Those tools could be doing …

Suze Orman: One question about your car will show whether you’re good with money

Do you care about your financial security? Most people would say yes.<p>But according to former CNBC host Suze Orman, how you answer one particular …

SHEfinds

June 25, 2018 by Lisa Fogarty<p>Who wants to go to Target?<p>June 25, 2018 by Alisha Stacy<p>It's SO good!<p>June 25, 2018 by Blair Donovan<p>It can't come soon …

Beauty

Anti-Anxiety Cooking

<i>Sam Sifton emails readers of Cooking five days a week to talk about food and suggest recipes. That email also appears here. To receive it in your inbox,</i> <i>register here</i><i>. Download the</i> <i>NYT Cooking app here</i><i>.</i><p>Good morning. This is it. I added lobster mac and cheese to the menu last night, a double portion …

Crockpot Sticky Chicken

This Crockpot Sticky Chicken turns a beautiful gorgeous brown color and is so moist and delicious. Be sure you know how your slow cooker works before …

Cooking

Cauliflower en Croute

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 450°F. Trim base of cauliflower so it stands flat on a foil-lined baking sheet. Mix oil, Dijon, garlic, salt, and …

Recipes

17 Rotisserie Chicken Recipes That Make for Fast and Easy Meals

There’s something special about rotisserie chicken. Perhaps it’s the fact that it’s always perfectly moist. Or perhaps it’s the fact that obtaining …

Inside the Strange and Fascinating World of Celebrity Money Handlers

Being famous is great. Managing a star's money? Tricky.<p>Ellen DeGeneres doesn’t know her ATM pin. Oprah hadn’t seen the inside of a bank in 29 years. …

Personal Finance

3 Untraditional Families on How It Feels to Be “Different”

When you hear “traditional family,” what comes to mind? A doting mother and father, 2.5 kids and a Golden Retriever? Maybe a white-picket fence and a …

Amy Sherman-Palladino Is About to Debut Her Most Ambitious Show Yet

Anyone familiar with <i>Gilmore Girls,</i> the beloved television series about garrulous best friends who are also devoted mother and daughter, would …

Tardigrades are the toughest animals on Earth. What would it take to kill them all?

A lot.<p>In the end, there will be tardigrades.<p>If a cataclysm wipes out most of life on the planet — including humans — it’s likely that tardigrades will survive. These oddly cute microscopic animals are among the toughest creatures on Earth.<p>Some can withstand the shock of boiling water and …

Biology

The enduring power of aunties

A collection of stories about the complex relationships we have with our aunts.<p>When I think of the word “aunt,” a few scenes come to mind, like …

Terry McAuliffe's Dead-Serious Advice For Democrats: Have Some Fun!

Terry McAuliffe spent 35 years chasing checks from donors, raising millions for Democrats, amassing success and scandal, befriending the Clintons, and earning legendary political status as the high-energy, fun-loving fundraiser known as “the Macker.” Now he’s a governor with a serious record, in a …

‘They Will Have to Answer to Us’

In March 2016, President Salvador Sánchez Cerén of El Salvador announced a set of “extraordinary measures” that, he said, would put an end to the gangs that had made his nation the most homicidal place on Earth. A government-backed truce four years earlier had failed, and the death toll had climbed …

Crime

AP word cloud reveals the patterns in N. Korean propaganda

TOKYO (AP) — Kim. Nuclear. War.<p>The message embedded in North Korea's propaganda is summed up best in those three words. That's what the world hears — and what's revealed in this word cloud, a visual display of terms used by the Korean Central News Agency's English-language service.<p>The Associated …

North Korea

Trump cutting Bears Ears and other national monuments sets up environmental showdown

In reducing two national monuments by a total of two millions acres this week, President Donald Trump pleased small government and business proponents in Utah — but touched off what promises to be a furious court fight over whether he overstepped his presidential authority.<p>His opponents include …

Tax Bill Is Likely to Undo Health Insurance Mandate, Republicans Say

WASHINGTON — House and Senate negotiators thrashing out differences over a major tax bill are likely to eliminate the insurance coverage mandate at the heart of the Affordable Care Act, lawmakers say.<p>But a deal struck by Senate Republican leaders and Senator Susan Collins of Maine to mitigate the …

Kushner bets he can have it both ways on Jerusalem move

The presidential son-in-law, whose influence has waned since John Kelly arrived, believes recognizing the Israeli capital won’t threaten his peace deal.<p>Jared Kushner is betting the house on a risky strategy that Middle East experts worry will derail any future Israeli-Palestinian peace deal — as …

Trump Jr. spends nearly 8 hours with House committee, bickers over comparison with Clinton's Benghazi testimony

Donald Trump Jr.'s interview Wednesday with the House Intelligence Committee mainly focused on three areas, sources with knowledge of the interview …

Trump's Jerusalem decision: How the world reacted

<b>Jerusalem (CNN) —</b> Top Palestinian officials condemned US President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital, saying the decision would bolster extremists' calls for holy wars and delegitimize the United States as an arbiter in the peace process.<p>"These procedures do also help in …

Israel

Republicans hammer Mueller, FBI as Russia investigation intensifies

Republican activists and lawmakers are engaged in a multi-front attack on special counsel Robert S. Mueller III's probe of possible connections between associates of President Trump and Russian agents, trying to stop or curtail the investigation as it moves further into Trump's inner circle.<p>For …

Donald Trump

Inside the demise of Al Franken

Female Democratic senators had been talking privately for weeks about how they were losing their patience as harassment claims piled up.<p>Al Franken weathered six women’s sexual misconduct allegations without hearing a single resignation call from his fellow Democratic senators. No. 7 broke the …

Inside The New World of Funeral Styling

These four stylists are turning their attention to your final resting place. #BuryMeInThis.<p>Celebrity and royal weddings are internationally celebrated events, planned to the tee with no expense spared–and their funerals are just as fabulous, full of rich floral arrangements, parade send-offs and …

Aaron Sorkin Goes Off Script: Fears, the Critics and His Private Battles Behind 'Molly's Game'

Hollywood's most celebrated and scrutinized screenwriter ups the ante for his directorial debut as he floats a 'West Wing' reboot (with a black …

How the Family-Run Underground Museum Became One of L.A.’s Most Vital Cultural Forces

The night after the 2016 U.S. presidential election, <i>Moonlight</i> director Barry Jenkins made his way to the Underground Museum, a buzzy cultural hub and alternative art space in the ­predominantly black-and-Latino neighborhood of Arlington Heights, in ­Central Los Angeles. Walking into the small …

Kendrick Lamar

A Neuroscientist’s Diary of a Concussion

One evening in April, driving home from a university function, I was stopped in freeway traffic caused by roadworks somewhere up ahead when I felt a massive jolt. The back of my head hit the headrest, then my head lurched forward and I felt something hit the inside of my forehead with a squishy …

Every Parent Wants to Protect Their Child. I Never Got the Chance.

Twice a day in our house, we turn on a projector that casts cartoon music videos on a blank stretch of wall. The songs are catchy and bright and …

The complicated, inadequate language of sexual violence

My job is to write about popular culture. Fairly regularly, and especially for the past two months or so, as accusations of sexual assault and harassment have ricocheted across Hollywood, that has meant that my job is to write about sexual violence.<p>Writing incessantly about sexual violence is …

Feminism

The Making of an American Nazi

How did Andrew Anglin go from being an antiracist vegan to the alt-right’s most vicious troll and propagandist—and how might he be stopped?<p>On December 16, 2016, Tanya Gersh answered her phone and heard gunshots. Startled, she hung up. Gersh, a real-estate agent who lives in Whitefish, Montana, …