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Puerto Rico votes on statehood — fifth time’s the charm?

<b>FILE - In this Wednesday, July 29, file 2015 photo, the Puerto Rican flag flies in front of Puerto Rico’s Capitol as in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Puerto Rico Gov. Alejandro Javier Garcia Padilla said on Sunday, May 1, 2016, that negotiators for the U.S. territory’s government have failed to reach a</b> …

Statehood For Puerto Rico? Lessons From The Last Time The U.S. Added A Star To Its Flag

<i>By</i> David Stebenne, The Ohio State University<p>Puerto Ricans who turned out to vote in a referendum June 11 overwhelmingly expressed support for becoming the 51st state.<p>But that can’t happen until Congress passes a law to change the island’s legal status.<p>Congress, however, seems likely to drag its …

These Cucumber Sushi Rolls Are Refreshingly Amazing

There's no denying the refreshing qualities of a cucumber.<p>Sushi is the answer to hot-weather dining. It doesn’t demand the use of an oven ― a must during sweltering summer months ― and it fills us up without making us feel bloated. It’s basically all we want when the heat is beating us down, …

20 Super Healthy Smoothie Recipes

Try these recipes to get the nutrients and protein you need.<p>1 of 20<p>Banana Ginger Smoothie<p>Soothe digestion, heartburn, nausea, and other stomach trouble with the fresh ginger in this natural remedy smoothie recipe.<p><i>Servings: 2</i><p>1 banana, sliced<br>¾ cup (6 oz) vanilla yogurt<br>1 Tbsp honey<br>½ tsp freshly grated …

25 Worst Ingredients for Your Health

We’ll admit it: Making your own meals is a well-intentioned effort that many people don’t get enough credit for doing. Whether you have a crazy-busy …

Puerto Rico: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

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Chocolate and peanut butter microwave mug cake recipe

In this Telegraph video series, we show you how to make a range of delicious cakes for one, made in a mug in just minutes in the microwave.<p>This week, learn how to make an indulgent, gooey peanut butter and chocolate cake.<p>SERVES<p>1<p>INGREDIENTS<p>30g Butter<br>• 30g Dark Chocolate<br>• 5 tbsp plain flour<br>• 1 Egg<br>• 1 tbsp …

When It Comes to Bread, Less (Flour) Is More

When people who know about bread talk about bread, they often talk about ratios. A common ratio for bread is five to three, which importantly refers …

A Cinnamon Swirl Bread to Eat for Breakfast Every Single Day

The ice pop that dyes your hand with rolling drips of Red 40, the candy shop on the way to your parents' house, clam bakes, frozen bananas. Summer foods are a nostalgic and powerful thing—we each have our favorites (I could write an ode to lobster rolls and fried clams). Our co-founder, Amanda …

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29 Healthy Snacks That Can Help You Lose Weight

Sometimes you simply get too busy to prepare and eat a healthy meal.Having some healthy snacks on hand can be useful when this happens.Here are 29 …

7 Breakfast Recipes You Can Make In A Coffee Mug

They say breakfast is the most important meal of the day, yet how often do you find yourself dashing out of the house with just a granola bar? Sometimes all you need is a warm meal, dammit. Here are seven mug recipes that don't take an hour to prep (or leave you with a sink full of</b> …

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Could sourdough bread be the answer to the gluten sensitivity epidemic?

“I would bet that if you took a dozen people who claimed gluten intolerance and you gave them Richard’s bread, they’d be fine,” says Michael Pollan in the third episode of his new Netflix food documentary, Cooked.<p>The bread he is referring to is a sourdough made the old fashioned way, with hours of …

Classic chocolate microwave mug cake recipe

Classic chocolate cake is everyone’s guilty pleasure. The good thing about this one is that you can make it in less than three minutes in a microwave.<p>Mug cakes simply involve mixing ingredients in a mug, popping it into the microwave and then watching a perfectly risen cake come out in under three …

How to Make Creamy Risotto Without a Recipe

Risotto may seem fancy, but it's actually super simple to make. Memorize this easy technique and you'll never have to look at a recipe for risotto …

13 Make-Ahead Breakfast Recipes to Make Right Now (+ Eat All Week)

Start your morning off right by eating a delicious breakfast, and you’ll set the tone for the rest of your day. No matter what the excuse — traffic, time, energy, etc. — skipping breakfast should never be an option, especially when there are so many terrific make-ahead breakfast recipes to choose …

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"Cloud Bread" Is the Latest Food Trend Exploding on Pinterest

Bread without gluten, carbs, and hardly any sugar? It exists!<p>In a recent trend taking over Pinterest (pins and likes have spiked by 73 percent within the last year, according to She Knows), cloud bread is quickly becoming a favorite among carb-addicts everywhere.<p>Unlike most breads, this one is …

Meet the cupcake queen who has drawn a bigger audience than Star Wars

Jemma Wilson, aka Cupcake Jemma, is just one of a new, YouTube generation of British cooks watched by millions on the internet<p>Meet Cupcake Jemma, an art school dropout with a penchant for tattoos, who also just happens to be a culinary phenomenon in the digital age.<p>Online videos of <b>Cupcake Jemma</b> …

8 Major Mistakes People Make When Cooking Lobster

It turns out, there's more than one way to experience an epic seafood fail.<p>To most out-of-state visitors, dining in coastal Maine has become synonymous with one thing ― lobster.<p>With that in mind, it’s no surprise that being designated as Maine’s “Lobster Chef of the Year” is a highly respected …

Find out if your housing market is over- or underpriced

Is your market over- or underpriced? Here is a map of our over/underpriced conclusions today. We explain our methodology and the opportunities this creates below.<p>To answer this question for our clients, we have studied the ratio of housing costs / income over time in every major market in the …

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Ana White | Barn Greenhouse - DIY Projects

HANDMADE FROM THIS PLAN >><p>Projects built from this plan. Thank you for submitting brag posts, it's appreciated by all!<p>Handmade by: …

Futuristic ORB Scuba Diving Helmet Allows You to Breath Underwater Without Heavy Equipment

<b>ORB Scuba Diving Helmet</b> is a conceptual oxygen re-breather, a 3rd year final project at Staffordshire University. Thomas Winship, a product designer, …

You can earn 100 times more interest on your money by using a different kind of savings account

That's because the "big banks" out there — Bank of America, Chase, Citibank, and Wells Fargo, to name a few — usually offer an interest rate of <i>0.01%</i>. Your savings just sit there, growing by a negligible amount.<p>However, if you're using a high interest savings account at an internet bank such as Ally …

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Shark Paper Tube Craft

Shares 5<p>Celebrate Shark Week with this cute paper tube shark craft. It’s a fun craft to accompany a study of ocean animals as well.<p>Shares 5<p>Get the …

A horrible-tasting Mexican beer is so popular there's now a shortage in America

The company told The Wall Street Journal it is spending $1.5 billion to expand its main brewery on the Mexican border. It's also trying to open a new plant in California, with the goal of doubling its output by 2018.<p>"We're doubling capacity and brewing at the same time," an executive from parent …

Japan’s ‘Cardboard Theater’ uses your tablet to create a private movie house

Japan is known for its quirky trends that don't always make sense to the rest of us, but this latest one might be a winner: the Cardboard Theater.<p>The …

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak reveals his one philosophy on work and life

During a press call for the upcoming National Geographic mini-series "American Genius," one reporter probed Wozniak about that particular passage, asking, "Have you always had fun with your life? There are a lot of people who are very successful who don't seem to have much fun doing it."<p>Wozniak …

What happens when Obama wakes up in the middle of the night and wants a snack

For example, President Obama has a BlackBerry, because there's technology in the iPhone he's not allowed to have.<p>And it took until May for Obama to finally get his own Twitter account, @POTUS — president of the United States.<p>Sometimes, being president is kind of like being a prisoner in the White …