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Credit giant Equifax says Social Security numbers, birth dates of 143 million consumers may have been exposed

Equifax, one of the nation's three major credit reporting firms, announced Thursday that its computer systems had been breached, leading to the unauthorized accessing of Social Security numbers and birth dates of up to 143 million U.S. consumers.<p>The Atlanta-based company said the intrusion — …

Spicer quits amid White House feud

The beleaguered press secretary resigns after Trump settles on Scaramucci for communications director, splitting aides.<p>White House press secretary Sean Spicer resigned on Friday following his disagreement with President Donald Trump’s decision to appoint Anthony Scaramucci, a Wall Street financier, …

Donald Trump

What's next for O.J. Simpson?

CNN Special Report "After O.J.: The Fuhrman Tapes Revealed," airing Friday at 11 p.m. ET, uncovers never-before-heard excerpts from the tapes that …

Medical Marijuana Is Preferred by 93% of Patients for Pain Management

A new study has investigated what patients themselves prefer when it comes to managing pain — opioids, which are widely distributed for intense pain …

Cannabis

3 Healthy Reasons to Eat More Pineapple

Pineapple is one of my absolute favorite fruits, and I know I’m not the only one who loves the tropical treat. There’s no question it’s refreshing …

Nutrition

We Got Our Hands on Healthy, High-Protein Gelato — and Ate All of It in 1 Sitting

If you haven't noticed, we have a bit of an obsession with healthy ice cream. From Halo Top to Enlightened to Yasso, anytime we can get our hands on a lightened-up frozen sweet treat, we're game.<p>When we found Forte Gelato, we knew we had to taste it. In a four-ounce serving, you'll get as much …

Ice Cream

If You Aren't Eating These Foods, Your Digestion Might Pay the Price

There are many different lifestyle habits and environmental factors that can cause constipation. Things like infrequent exercise and travel can throw …

Curried Cauliflower with Chickpeas and Tomatoes

Tomatoes

What You Should Know About A Low-Carb Diet

Low-carb diets have been popular ever since the Atkins diet became the go-to for weight loss in the early 2000s. While some have questioned whether …

Trump denies asking Comey to drop probe, decries 'witch hunt'

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump, striking a defiant tone on Thursday after days of political tumult, denied asking former FBI Director James Comey to drop a probe into his former national security adviser and decried a "witch hunt" against him.<p>Trump's terse denial followed …

Donald Trump

10 Foods a Nutritionist Never Eats

Start Slideshow<p>With every passing day it seems like another diet fad is upon us. With so much conflicting information out there, it can be hard to …

This Chia Pudding Tastes Like Ice Cream

Now that we have your attention...<p>A few years ago, my good friend and trained herbalist <b>Christine Buckley</b> was staying at my apartment. She opened a mason jar of chia pudding, pushed it in my face, and said, “You have to eat this. You’ll like it.” Now, I’m one of those contrarian people when it comes …

Breakfast

12 Reasons Why You Should Try a Collard Green Wrap Tonight

Who needs flour wraps when you can get down with a GF tasty green option instead? Collards tend to be sturdier than most other lettuce varietals, so you can pack a good amount in them and still roll 'em up. Plus, they're supergood for you since they're packed with vitamins A, C, and K, as well as …

Healthy Eating

The Worst Foods That Are Slowing Your Weight Loss, According To Nutritionists

When it comes to weight loss, half the battle is choosing the right foods to eat. There are certain foods that should absolutely be cut from your …

Whole30 slow cooker recipes to get you through the monthlong diet

Completing the Whole30 is no easy feat. Removing legumes, grains, dairy, sugars, processed food and more for an entire month sounds daunting, but if …

Cooking

This Is Not a Drill: These 5 Healthy Snacks Are Actually Satisfying

The healthiest, most virtuous snack is worth nothing if you don’t want to eat it. After all: You don’t put in max effort during your weekend cycling trip only to wrap up the day with a sad handful of artificially sweetened puffed-air crisps. These days, we approach snacking like we tackle our …

Healthy Eating

Here's What The Nuts You Snack On Actually Do For Your Body

We’ve all heard that nuts make a healthy snack in moderation, despite their high fat content. Even Barack Obama has admitted to eating a handful of (seven) almonds every day. A study from 2015 found that eating a small handful of nuts a day could help you live longer, and it turns out the fat in …

Nutrition

North Korea 'ready for war' after US redeploys navy strike team

Pyongyang cites ‘reckless moves’ by US as Donald Trump repeats threat of unilateral action if China does not put pressure on its neighbour<p>North Korea has warned of “catastrophic consequences” in response to any further provocations by the US, days after a US navy battle group was sent to waters off …

North Korea

Accused San Bernardino Shooter's Facebook Fawning Disguised Homicidal Rage

At the start, the photographs, the Facebook postings, the video — it all looked so, so right. Godly even. At least that's the way Cedric Anderson depicted it.<p>Anderson wrote as if he and his vibrant, striking bride — school teacher Karen Smith — had been destined for each other. The evidence …

Social Media

Obama: Trump tapped into a 'troubling' strain

<b>Athens, Greece (CNN) —</b> President Barack Obama issued a warning Tuesday against "crude nationalism" in the wake of Donald Trump's victory, saying during a news conference on his final overseas trip that the President-elect had tapped into a "troubling" strain of rhetoric playing on Americans' fears …

Donald Trump

The Ultimate Pecan Pie Recipes, Plus 6 More Holiday Dessert Ideas

The holiday season is just around the corner, complete with the glory of cozy weather, winter cheer, and most importantly, an abundance of pecan pie …

How to keep bananas fresh, spread hard butter, and make perfect pasta: 11 food hacks you need to know

Juicy lemons, soft ice cream, fresh bananas and more – these quick and easy food hacks will make your life easier and mean you spend far less time in the kitchen.<p>Fry your pasta<p>Harold McGee, author of An Encyclopedia of Kitchen Science, History and Culture, suggests cooking pasta in pot of boiling …

Ice Cream

Get Ready to Pin the Heck Out of These 23 Healthy Pumpkin Desserts

Get ready to dig into a deliciously rich and smooth bite of sweet pumpkiny goodness . . . and let the superstealthy healthy powers work their magic while your taste buds are none the wiser.<p>Not sure what we mean? Think about indulging in a dessert that tastes like a classic comfort food while …

The Definitive Genius Recipes Thanksgiving Menu

"We're going to need a genius turkey," my bosses Amanda & Merrill told me in 2011. We were planning recipes for the Food52 Holiday iPad app, just a few months after my Genius Recipes column had flapped out of the nest. What did I know about genius turkey?<p>So I set out on Google, fumbling around for …

15 Thanksgiving Salads to Brighten Up Your Meal

On a table sagging under the weight of turkey, stuffing, sweet potatoes, green bean casserole, and who knows what other dishes, it's easy for a salad to go ignored. It's especially easy to ignore it if the salad is an afterthought, something thrown together in a couple minutes right before people …

Healthy Eating

2 Easy Pie Crusts, the BraveTart and Food Lab Ways

You've probably noticed that we have two different pie crust recipes that we call upon with regularity here on Serious Eats. In one corner, from 2011, we have my Easy Pie Dough (which is, in turn, a variation on a recipe I developed for <i>Cook's Illustrated</i> way back in 2007). And in the other corner, …

Baking

23 Alton Brown Recipes You Have to Try ASAP

Alton Brown recipes are always a good idea, because the Food Network chef knows a thing or two (million) about food. The <b>Cutthroat Kitchen</b> host and longtime TV favorite is known for treating cooking like science (nitrus oxide cold brew, anyone?), and his vast culinary knowledge makes his recipes …

Cooking

U.S. asks phone companies to provide 'robocall' blocking technology | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The chairman of the Federal Communications Commission on Friday pressed major U.S. phone companies to take immediate steps to make technology that blocks unwanted automated calls available to consumers at no charge.<p>Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Tom Wheeler …

Net Neutrality

20 Quick Summery Snacks With Only 3 Ingredients

Summer produce is usually so good that it doesn't need much to make it better. But when you are looking to spice things up, we have a few ideas to make your Summer snacks more interesting and elegant. Butter, citrus juice, and salt are a few of the no-brainers, but we've thrown in some oddball …

Food

10 pictures that show your daily recommended servings of fruits and vegetables

I realized, though, that part of the problem was that I didn't really understand how much we were talking about. What does a daily recommended amount of fruits and vegetables look like? I decided to find out, once and for all. Here are 10 photos of fruits and vegetables, each one a complete daily …

Healthy Eating