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The 25 Greatest Kitchen Hacks Every Cook Should Know

Genius ideas from the <i>Cooking Light</i> brain trust show you how to save time, minimize effort, make do deliciously, and not let anything get in your way …

Slow Cookers

27 Tragically Underrated Movies You Need To Watch Immediately

Give 'em a shot!<p><i>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

David Bowie

Ina Garten Shares Her 'Secret' to Perfect Guacamole (That Won't Turn Brown)

Leave it to Ina Garten and her expertise to save you from a kitchen disaster — this time offering up a simple, crowd-pleasing guacamole recipe that …

This Expert Shares His Method for Grilling Tender, Juicy Pork Chops

When I'm dreaming up my dinner menus, pork chops always fall to the bottom of the list. They take the back seat to favorites like flaky baked salmon …

Canadians spring for asparagus this season: The New Farm | Toronto Star

Odds are the fresh Ontario asparagus you now see in stores — the first stock of the season — is tasty Guelph Millennium. It’s become a popular local …

Yonge Street

Why You're Probably Wearing the Wrong Shoe Size

Looking after your feet is important for many reasons—we've already seen how much a simple piece of tape can seriously lessen the amount of pain …

10 Chefs Defend Their Favorite Hot Sauces

It's...lit.<p>Hot sauce, like any religion, inspires evangelical devotion and the occasional spirited argument. We asked a handful of chefs to tell us which spicy concoction puts the fire in their bellies.<p><b>The chef:</b> Travis McShane, chef and partner at Adele’s in Nashville<p><b>The sauce:</b> Salsa Lizano<p><b>The</b> …

Costa Rica

Mastodon Bone Findings Could Upend Our Understanding of Human History

Paleontologists have dug up a 130,000-year-old mastodon skeleton that looks like it was smashed apart by humans. But they found it in America, where people were not supposed to have arrived for another 100,000 years.<p>How could that have happened?<p>The researchers say they think early humans must have …

Anthropology

What should you do in case of nuclear attack? 'Don't run. Get inside'

The threats seem to come almost daily now out of North Korea — ballistic missile firings, preparations to test a nuclear bomb and routine bravado. In April, state-owned media in the rogue nation vowed a “super mighty preemptive strike,” one that will reduce the U.S. to “ashes.”<p>On Saturday, …

North Korea

Russia says U.S. missile strike on Syria was a threat to its forces | Reuters

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu complained on Wednesday that a U.S. missile strike on a Syrian air base earlier this month had posed a threat to Russian troops and was forcing Moscow to take extra measures to protect them.<p>FILE PHOTO: Battle damage assessment image of …

Middle East

"The world is moving closer to nuclear annihilation" - Ban Ki-moon

Former UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has warned that the world is “moving closer to nuclear annihilation.”<p>Speaking at the Harvard Kennedy School in Massachusetts, Ban said the international community must maintain the pressure of sanctions on North Korea to stop its advancing nuclear and missile …

US Senate receives a rare classified briefing on North Korea and its nuclear threat Video

Concerns are growing about the president's next move.

North Korea

Trekker found after surviving 47 days lost in Himalayas

Liang Sheng-yueh, 21, from Taiwan was trapped in a remote Nepal valley with his girlfriend but she died three days before rescuers found them<p>Two Taiwanese trekkers who went missing in a remote area of Nepal seven weeks ago have been found – but only one survived the ordeal.<p>Liu Chen-chun, 19, died …

Mountaineering

O'Leary proclaims himself king-maker in move to back Bernier

Kevin O’Leary is withdrawing from the Conservative Party of Canada's leadership race and will instead support rival candidate Maxime Bernier.<p>The two …

Maxime Bernier

Literary Look Behind the Iron Curtain: Best North Korea Books - Signature

A History<p>The Korean War is perhaps the most misunderstood and ignored conflict in U.S. history, and it is vitally important to understanding the current and continuing situation in North Korea. With <i>The Korean War</i>, historian Bruce Cumings provides a definitive examination of the war and its lasting …

North Korea

Police Officer in Tamir Rice Shooting: 'I Didn't Know It Was a Kid'

Video interviews of the police officers involved in the shooting of Tamir Rice have surfaced, revealing previously unreported details of the …

Cleveland Police

The 10 Worst Packaged Foods According To Nutritionists—And How To Make Them Healthier

Easy fixes that make terrible food a little less bad for you.<p>No matter how <b>healthy we try and eat</b>, there are days when, instead of a <b>roasted butternut</b> …

Slow Cookers

The Ultimate “Big Little Lies” Travel Guide

For diehard fans and newcomers alike, the best-selling novel turned HBO series about the scandals and secrets of a tiny seaside community is one of …

John Steinbeck