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I Just Discovered Melting Potatoes and I’m Officially Serving Them With Everything

Now this is a Pinterest trend I can get behind.<p>We weren’t actively seeking a new way to cook potatoes. In fact, we think there’s a pretty solid …

Recipes

The 100 Best Fantasy Novels of All Time - Unbound Worlds

<b>1.</b><p>Dubbed the “Nigerian Harry Potter,” Okorafor’s YA crossover novel of a Nigerian-American girl with albino skin and a deep well of magical talent is …

‘I like an economy of words’

It’s had a massive following since it was first published seven years ago, but Nnedi Okorafor’s novel Who Fears Death is seeing a new wave of …

The 10 Best (and Two Worst) Super Bowl Halftime Performances (Watch)

Not everyone watches the Super Bowl for the football: Last year, Lady Gaga’s halftime show on Fox was viewed by 117.5 million people, which is nearly …

Music

Everything You Need to Know About the Senate GOP Tax Plan

Senate Republicans released their vision for a tax-cut plan Thursday that would cut the corporate tax rate to 20 percent, with a one-year delay to …

17 Netflix Hidden Gems That'll Stretch Your Imagination

Because good shows make you think.

Walk, Stretch or Dance? Dancing May Be Best for the Brain

Could learning to dance the minuet or fandango help to protect our brains from aging?<p>A new study that compared the neurological effects of country dancing with those of walking and other activities suggests that there may be something unique about learning a social dance. The demands it places on …

Don't have a Netflix account? Here's how you can stream for free.

The first week of April will be very chill for many TV fans who have not yet been inducted into the Netflix community. As part of the Xfinity …

TV

27 Cheap Ways To Upgrade Your Home

Get your dream home without breaking the bank.

12 Easy Recipes for a Delicious, Stress-Free Thanksgiving

Make life easy on yourself this Thanksgiving -- and avoid being a frazzled host -- by selecting dishes that are easy and/or make-ahead. When your guests arrive, you'll be ready to celebrate rather than slaving away in the kitchen or, worse, nodding off at the table.<p>From my Carrot & Sweet Potato …

Bernie Sanders Raises $1.2 Million Off Of Attack By Clinton-Allied Group

It only took two days.<p>WASHINGTON -- The presidential campaign of Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) raised more than $1.2 million in the past two days off of an attack launched by a group supportive of Hillary Clinton.<p>The haul, collected through the website ActBlue, is an impressive feat even for a …

The 10 healthiest beers, ranked

There's no question that beer gets a bad rap when it comes to whether or not it's good for you—in fact, you've probably just come to accept the fact that knocking back a pint or two is somehow derailing your general well-being. But while it's true that a few too many six-packs can wreak havoc on …

4 Highly Effective Ways to Make Your Home Look More Expensive

(Image credit: Collected Interiors)<p>You're getting older, and your secondhand furniture is, too. While you may feel like you're outgrowing your taste, …

Falcons to sign veteran offensive lineman Jake Long

Free-agent offensive lineman Jake Long, coming off two straight seasons ended by ACL surgeries, is scheduled to be in Atlanta on Tuesday and is …

20 Healthy Foods That Give You Every Nutrient You Need

You may be able to ease up on vitamins and supplements if you add these nutrient-dense foods to your grocery shopping cart<p>Imagine this: It's 5 p.m. …

Superfoods

Falcons survive Eagles' second-half surge for 26-24 win: 5 things to know

The Falcons pull out a 26-24 win over the Eagles on Monday night. Here are five things to know.<p>Monday night was a statement win for new Falcons coach …

50+ Small Bathroom Ideas That You Can Use To Maximize The Available Storage Space – Page 2 of 2

Bianca CuteDIYprojects Blogger<p>If you have a small bathroom, then you certainly know just how difficult it is to make the best of it – difficult, but …

Storage Ideas

24 fruits and vegetables that will extend your lifespan

No one food is going to change your life, but a diet rich in these fruits & vegetables will start you on your way<p>It may come as a shock to regular readers of health publications, but there is no such thing as a superfood. While sensational headlines are full of magical foods that can transform your …

The NFL's Best Receiver: Julio Jones Is Taking His Game to Yet Another Level

ATLANTA — We saw the best wide receiver in football on Monday night. People don't call him anything cute like "Megatron" or "Dez" or "Jordy" or "OBJ."<p>They call him Julio Jones. And he's now become clearly the best. I'm not even sure it's close any longer. The gap between Jones and other receivers …

Scientists studying starlight can tell you: Our universe is going dark

We know that our universe has already lived through great number of exciting phases. But new research released overnight shows the universe has long passed its peak and is slowly but surely dying.<p>The research was presented at the year’s largest gathering of astronomers at the International …

Black Holes

The reason you wake up in the middle of the night isn’t insomnia (and how to fix it)

Nobody questions the importance of getting enough sleep. At the minimum, it’s essential for rejuvenating the mind and revitalizing the body. But, …

Sleep Disorders

9 Novels the Author of 'A Game of Thrones' Thinks You Should Read

Game of Thrones

'Quit faking': Police ignored Native American woman's pleas for help before she died in jail

The deaths in police custody of women like Sandra Bland and Rekia Boyd have drawn national attention to the potentially lethal threats posed to women …

10 Ways Mad Max: Fury Road Blows Past the Last Decade of Blockbusters

Director George Miller strikes black gold with Tom Hardy and Charlize Theron.<p>The last ten years of summer movie seasons have been filled with great excuses to hide from 100-percent humidity, but only a few certifiably fantastic movie-going experiences. Steven Spielberg's <i>War of the Worlds</i> was up …

World War II’s Strangest Battle: When Americans and Germans Fought Together

For one time only, Germans and Allies fought together in WWII. Andrew Roberts on a story so wild that it has to be made into a movie.<p>The most …