Kaylee Barrenger

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Understanding Ferguson: A guide to the best essays and journalism

There is no single explanation for why Ferguson, Mo., erupted this summer. <b></b>Other communities have wrestled with the aftermath of controversial police shootings. Other cities have struggled with the lingering forces of segregation and racial disadvantage. Other vigils have been held, sermons …

It’s not just Ferguson: US cops who kill are rarely indicted

Few were surprised today when Darren Wilson, a white police officer who gunned down an unarmed black youth in Ferguson, Missouri, was not indicted by the grand jury tasked to judge whether a criminal case could be made against him.<p>It’s not just cynicism about a racially-charged case, in which the …

Michael Brown's family: 'ensure that every police officer working the streets in this country wears a body camera'

Ferguson, Missouri has been the center of a broad conversation about racially biased policing, police militarization, and the US justice system since August 9th, when Michael Brown, an unarmed teenager, was shot and killed by police officer Darren Wilson. Tonight, a grand jury responsible for …

Asian Inspired Honey Bourbon Sriracha Sauced Grilled Chicken Wings

Directions<p>Pre-heat your grill to 350 degrees<p>Whisk together all the sauce ingredients. Go ahead and taste test. add more sriracha if you like, more …

Chocolate Chunk Cookies

I realize I posted my Browned Butter M&M Cookie recipe just last week, and I realize this recipe is pretty much identical, but I definitely wanted to …

27 Recipes for Toast, Crostini, Bruschetta, and Toppings

A deep archive of Bon Appétit's recipes for toast, crostini, bruschetta, and toppings for a slice of bread<p><b>We'll admit it:</b> Sometimes we refer to <i>Bon Appétit</i> as "Stuff on Toast Magazine." But that's just because toast—or crostini or bruschetta or whatever—is the perfect vehicle for almost every kind …

Cooking

Turn A Cheap Packet Of Instant Ramen Into A Gourmet Meal

At less than one buck per package, instant ramen noodles are anything but upscale. For the intelligent unpretentious, this fact matters not. The cheap eats are a great addition to hearty soups, stir fries and recipes that call for an al dente crunch.<p>You've seen ramen burgers, tacos and pizza -- …

Linguine with Burst Tomatoes and Chiles

4 Servings<p>The key to this sauce is a creamy emulsion of the oil, cheese, and pasta water. Toss and stir—and stir and toss—adding liquid freely, until it comes together.<p>August 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 slices ¼"-thick crusty bread, well-toasted, broken into pieces<p>12 oz. linguine<p>Kosher salt<p>1 tablespoon …

Italian Food

The Worst Common Mistakes to Do at a Restaurant: How to Ruin Your Night (and Everybody Else's)

From gaming the online reservation system to getting too tipsy, these are the restaurant "don'ts" to avoid.<p>Dining out at a restaurant is not a one-way street. <i>Yes</i>, it should be a special experience. <i>Yes</i>, your meal should be delicious, worth the price tag, and prepared to your liking. And, given the …

Kids Try Warheads For The First Time, Their Reactions Say It All

Usually when it comes to candy, there is happiness all around. But when it comes to Warheads, you're in for a full-on battle with your tastebuds.<p>It's almost impossible not to react to the sourest of sour hard candy, and when a classroom full of South Korean children were faced with the challenge, …

BA's Best-Ever Banana Bread: The Only Recipe You'll Need

We tested 14 recipes to create this banana bread—we daresay it's a masterpiece.<p>Everyone (and their mother) thinks they make the best banana bread—so we tested 14 of our favorite recipes to create this perfect mash-up. This is the only banana bread recipe you'll ever need.<p>Get the recipe: Best Banana …

Breakfast

9 Ways to Change Up Your Vegetable Garden for the Coming Season

Late summer is a good time to think about cool-season vegetable plantings, but in addition to testing new crops, consider updating your garden’s …

Sriracha-Maple Bacon

<i>Each Thursday, Emily Vikre (a.k.a fiveandspice) will be sharing a new way to love breakfast -- because breakfast isn't just the most important meal of the day. It's also the most awesome.</i><p><i>Today: Bacon was once thought to be perfect, impossible to improve -- until now.</i><p>Flashback to this past January: …

Memphis-Style Barbecue Nachos, and Some Thoughts on Sauce

<i>Sunday Dinners comes to us from our own chef/photojournalist/farmer/father figure Tom Hirschfeld, featuring his stunning photography and Indiana farmhouse family meals.</i><p><i>Today: Rethink your nachos with a tangy-sweet barbecue sauce straight out of Memphis.</i><p>Great barbecue is about the cut of meat, the …

Recipes

Inside Sun Noodle, the Secret Weapon of America's Best Ramen Shops

There were only about three or four ramen shops on Oahu when Hidehito Uki founded Sun Noodle in 1981. Ramen in America was pretty much just a cup of noodles you cooked in the microwave. Uki — who came to Hawaii from Japan to make and sell fresh ramen noodles — wondered how he could ever be …

45 Hot and Spicy Dishes for Summer

Gallery45 Hot and Spicy Dishes for Summer<p>These are the dog days of summer. August is upon us, and here in New York that means sweat-soaked crosstown blocks and sweltering subway stations straight out of Dali's <i>La Persistencia de Memoria.</i> But there's one unexpected way to cool down during the hot …

11 Recipes That Will Change How You Cook Forever

You might think you make these 11 basic recipes well, but we have some game-changing tips that will make them even better<p>We admit it: There are some things we still don't know how to make. But there are also things that people think they make well that they actually completely ruin. Like scrambled …

Cooking

More Schools Open Their Doors to the Whole Community

States and Towns Deliver an Array of Government Services on Campus<p>WYOMING, Mich.—On a recent weekday here, a steady stream of people dropped by one central location for food stamps, family counseling and job ideas—their local school.<p>While instruction has ended for the summer, these classrooms …

Education

University President Cuts $90K From Salary So Campus Employees Can Make Living Wage

An interim university president decided to forego $90,000 of his salary so that his school’s lowest-paid employees could earn a living wage.<p>Raymond …