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Android privacy tips: 8 ways to secure your smartphone before Trump takes power

Donald Trump is the President-elect of the United States and the 61,039,251 (and counting) Americans who didn't vote for the Republican candidate …

Information Systems

What Donald Trump taught us about ourselves

<b>(CNN) —</b> Welcome to Donald Trump's America.<p>In the aftermath of his improbable victory and on the cusp of a presidency fueled by a movement that could signal a generational realignment in American politics, the country emerges deeply divided -- and with so many feeling that there are further …

Government

When Borders Close

The age of globalization generated great prosperity. As the flow of goods, money and people across borders surged, millions benefited. But the elite gained the most. And as inequality rose, it stirred pockets of fierce resentment among those left behind. When the great shock came, the discontented …

Globalization

Perfect Polenta - How to Make Soft Polenta

7 Ways to Prevent Alzheimer's Disease

"You may be able to reduce your risk of Alzheimer's disease by a whopping 70 to 80 percent," says Dr. Neal Barnard, president of the Physicians …

Warm Up: 10 Cozy Spots in NYC

“I hate hazelnuts,” I said to Chef Kyle McLelland as my boyfriend Andy and I prepared to tuck into the tasting menu at Prospect in Fort Greene, Brooklyn. He smiled and asked, “Can I change your mind?” Feeling gutsy, I said “Sure, why not?” Though I wasn’t born one, my extensive travels have made me …

The Best of the West Village

The West Village is a labyrinth of shady brownstone-lined streets, hidden gardens, corner shops, and a mix of sophisticated culinary temples and casual downhome joints. It’s also a place I’m proud to call home.<p>I often find myself thinking <i>I feel like I’m on the set of a movie</i> while wandering this …

National Geographic Travel

Woody Allen’s New York

I used to sort of hate New York. I rooted against the Yankees and saw the “big city” as a scary place of noise, fast-talk, and blood-filled drama. Then I watched <i>Annie Hall</i>. And <i>Manhattan</i>. And <i>The Purple Rose of Cairo</i>.<p>By the time I finally visited Manhattan, during a college break, I half expected …

National Geographic Travel

Stonehenge by Cornwell, Bernard

Synopses & Reviews<p>Publisher Comments<p>Bestselling author Bernard Cornwell takes us back four thousand years, to a vibrant world of ritual and sacrifice …

Daughter of Kura

by Debra Austin<p>Reviewed by Margaret Donsbach<p>Set a half-million years in the past, <i>Daughter of Kura</i> is the imaginative story of a young woman coming of …

Over 5000 Historical Novels Listed by Time and Place

Over 5000 Historical Novels<br>Listed by Time and Place<p>Including more than 700 Reviews<p><!—SiteSearch Google --><p><!—SiteSearch Google --><p><b>Why do you read</b> …

The Son

• <b>Author:</b> Philipp Meyer<p>Soon to be a TV Series on AMC starring Pierce Brosnan and co-written by Philipp Meyer.<p>Now in paperback, the critically acclaimed, New York Times bestselling epic, a saga of land, blood, and power that follows the rise of one unforgettable Texas family from the Comanche raids of …

1984

• <b>Author:</b> George Orwell<p>George Orwell’s <i>1984</i> takes on new life with extraordinary relevance and renewed popularity.<p>“Orwell saw, to his credit, that the act of falsifying reality is only secondarily a way of changing perceptions. It is, above all, a way of asserting power.”—<i>The New Yorker</i> <br>In 1984, …

Fahrenheit 451

• <b>Author:</b> Ray Bradbury<p><b>Ray Bradbury’s internationally acclaimed novel Fahrenheit 451 is a masterwork of twentieth-century literature set in a bleak, dystopian future.</b><p><b>Ray Bradbury’s internationally acclaimed novel Fahrenheit 451 is a masterwork of twentieth-century literature set in a bleak, dystopian</b> …

The Sound of Things Falling

• <b>Author:</b> Juan Gabriel Vasquez<p><b>* National Bestseller and winner of the 2014 International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award</b><b><br>* Hailed by Edmund White as "a brilliant new novel" on the cover of the New York Times Book Review<br>* Lauded by Jonathan Franzen, E. L. Doctorow and many others <br>From a global literary</b> …

Abundance: A Novel of Marie Antoinette

• <b>Author:</b> Sena Jeter Naslund<p>Marie Antoinette was a child of fourteen when her mother, the Empress of Austria, arranged for her to leave her family and her country to become the wife of the fifteen-year-old Dauphin, the future King of France. Coming of age in the most public of arenas—eager to be a …

'Snow Hunters': A Beautiful Debut Novel Grounded In History

On the second page of his debut novel <i>Snow Hunters</i>, Paul Yoon vividly depicts the last moments before his protagonist Yohan is liberated from a prisoner of war camp on the Korean peninsula, "where there was always a wind that carried the smell of soil and sickness" from the animals at a nearby farm. …

Grilled Lobster With Lemon-Shallot Butter Recipe

Grilling lobster leaves you with a wonderfully tender and sweet meat, while a brushing of lemon-shallot butter adds a nice brightness and richness that accentuates the crustacean's natural flavor.<p>Every recipe we publish is tested, tasted, and Serious Eats-approved by our staff. Never miss a recipe …

Nigella Lawson's Linguine with Lemon, Garlic, and Thyme Mushrooms Recipe on Food52

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> This is a pasta that doesn't expect hand-eye coordination or time management. It's …

Nigella Lawson's Linguine with Lemon, Garlic, and Thyme Mushrooms

<i>Every week -- often with your help -- Food52's Senior Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: A no-cook, company-worthy sauce that fits right into our laziest pasta-dressing habits.</i><p>Boiling pasta is what we do when we don't know what to do -- it's in our …

Gourmet

The Best Way To Grill Salmon | Men's Health

Moonen’s pick for superior salmon: fatty wild Chinook salmon. Ask for 1 ½-inch-thick fillets cut from the head end of the fish. And buy it skin-on. That will give you the most flavor, he says.<p>For the full recipe, plus three must-know tricks for grilling vegetables, reel in a copy of the September …

4-3-2-1 Spice Rub

¾ cup<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>4 tablespoons kosher salt<p>3 tablespoons light brown sugar<p>2 tablespoons paprika<p>1 tablespoon cayenne pepper<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Combine salt, brown sugar, paprika, and cayenne in a small bowl or resealable container.<p><b>Do Ahead:</b> Rub can be made 2 months ahead. Store airtight at room …

Barbecued Chicken

4 Servings<p>Avoid rookie mistakes when it comes to barbecuing chicken. If you apply the sauce too early, it will scorch. And most bottled sauces are too sweet, which is where this vinegary version comes in.<p>July 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Barbecue Sauce<p>2 tablespoons vegetable oil<p>¼ cup tomato paste<p>2 teaspoons …