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The 6 Best Coupon Apps for Saving Money at the Grocery Store

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A cheat sheet to Indian restaurant menus

Let’s get the big flashing misnomer out of the way: Not every stew at an Indian restaurant is a curry. It’s understandable how it’s become shorthand …

The “Amen Break”: The Incredibly Sad Story Of Hip Hop's Most Sampled Drum Break

When former Winston’s drummer Gregory “G.C.” Colemen died while living on the streets of Atlanta in 2006, most people were unaware of his immense …

Rap & Hip-Hop

The 9 Unhealthiest Chain Restaurant Meals of 2016

Admit it: when you tuck in for a meal at restaurants like The Cheesecake Factory, chances are you're not particularly concerned about the staggering …

Food

I've owned an Amazon Echo for over a year now — here are my 19 favorite features

Mark Lennihan/AP I activated my Amazon Echo for the first time in December 2015. It's since become one of my favorite tech gadgets ever.<p>Amazon's family of Echo speakers are some of the most popular gifts right now, so many people are activating their Echo units for the first time.<p>Here's what you …

Smart Homes

The Story Behind the McLaren F1's Stunning 1995 Le Mans Victory

McLaren's Le Mans win was one of the most stunning in motorsports history. Here's how they pulled it off.<p>A huge part of the McLaren F1's legend is its shock victory at the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 1995. We once described the F1 as "the road car so good, they detuned the engine and won Le Mans." …

Sports Cars

South America’s most underrated city?

It has more restaurants listed in the San Pellegrino World 50 list than any city outside of Tokyo – and that includes Paris, London, and New York.<p>With most tourists dashing through Lima on their way to see Peru’s famous Machu Picchu ruins, the country’s capital has long flown under the radar as a …

South America

15 Great Albums You Didn't Hear in 2016

Rolling Stone critics choose LPs that flew under the radar<p>15<p>By<p>These albums may not have burned through your playlists in 2016, but a <i>Rolling Stone</i> …

Watch Miracle of the Hudson Plane Crash: Telegraph Now Showing

On January 15, 2009, 155 people on board US Airways flight 1549 faced their worst nightmare. Less than two minutes into the flight, a flock of geese struck the plane, damaging both engines.<p>With no power, Captain Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger decides he has only one real option: to guide his crippled …

JetBlue Flights to the Caribbean Start at $40 Right Now

Jet to the Bahamas for $40, or to Bermuda for $55.<p>On Monday, JetBlue kicked off a special 12-day-long promotion featuring a new deal each day for …

Caribbean

Miami’s 2016 Eater Award Winners

Restaurant of the Year: Pao by Paul Qui<p>“Celebrity chef” driven restaurants aren’t exactly rare in Miami. But a well executed one that helps heighten our food scene and has locals talking? Now that’s almost unheard of — until now.<p>Earlier this year, <i>Top Chef</i> champ and James Beard award-winning chef,</b> …

Miami

Is Your Restaurant Server Ripping You Off?

This is some seriously sketchy behavior.<p>We already knew that our waiters and waitresses can make us gain weight and that there are some serious cardinal rules to follow when out to eat. But now there might be something else to worry about while at a restaurant.<p>One man in Colorado claims he has been …

Employment

300-Calorie Sandwich Recipes

Every diet begins with watching what you eat. Counting calories is key whether you're maintaining a healthy weight or working to shed a few pounds. …

Cooking

Where to go to get the best paid job in accountancy and auditing

Salary benchmarking site Emolument.com has analysed 1,401 London salary entries from professionals working as auditors and accountants both as external consultants and internal employees.<p>They examined questions such as whether consulting pays better than in-house accountancy, and whether the 'Big …

Finance

These 26 Recipes Prove Brown Butter Makes Everything Better, From Cake to Pork Chops

These 26 recipes for scallops, waffles, pasta, and more will convince you: it's better on the dark brown butter side.<p><b>Brown butter is one of our favorite ways</b> to add an other-worldly layer of rich, nutty flavor to everything. These 26 recipes for scallops, waffles, pasta, and more will convince you: …

Cooking

Trump Used Money From Charitable Foundation to Settle Legal Disputes

Donald Trump used money from his charitable foundation to settle legal disputes concerning his business enterprises, court and tax filings show — a practice that charity experts say raises red flags and may violate IRS laws.<p>But the Trump campaign is defending the practice, with campaign manager …

Donald Trump

I called the Wells Fargo ethics line and was fired

Millions of phony accounts. Fake bank card PIN numbers. Fictitious email accounts.<p>Wells Fargo admitted to firing 5,300 employees for engaging in these shocking tactics. The bank earlier this month paid $185 million in penalties and has since apologized.<p>Now CNNMoney is hearing from former Wells …

Corruption

Tremendously Classy Donald Trump Used His Charity's Money to Settle His Legal Disputes

Oh, and buy himself two portraits...of himself.<p>Donald Trump used $258,000 of his charity's money to settle lawsuits filed against his for-profit businesses and properties, according to a report from <i>The Washington Post</i>. Four expenditures from The Donald J. Trump Foundation appear to violate laws …

Donald Trump

Bashing the Hero in the Wells Fargo Case

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has rightly emerged as the hero in the story this month about fraudulent practices at Wells Fargo. The bureau was the lead agency in the investigation of the bank, where some 5,300 employees (now fired) illegally opened millions of unauthorized bank and …

Finance

One Minnesota journalist doesn’t believe Joe Mauer’s decline is related to his concussion issues

The Minnesota sports media has had an irrationally hateful relationship with former catcher and current first baseman Joe Mauer for some reason. It’s …

Kinesiology

How Can Tidal Bounce Back From This One?

It lost $28 million last year, and that's not the worst of it.<p>A year-and-a-half ago, Jay Z and all his famous friends gathered to praise the birth of a streaming service that would change the future of music. It would pay more to artists and provide fans with better quality, better music, and an …

Wall Street

'It was a ghost town': Shoppers reveal why they've abandoned Sears and Kmart

Sears' sales have dropped from $41 billion in 2000 to $15 billion in 2015.<p>Kmart, which merged with Sears in 2005, has seen its sales plunge from $37 billion to $10 billion in the same period.<p>In interviews with more than a dozen long-time customers of the two stores, people repeatedly cited the same …

Sears

A Chinese billionaire may have hidden 6% of the world's aluminum in the Mexican desert

AP Images<p>It's not every day that Mr. Bean makes an appearance in the <i>Wall Street Journal's</i> commodities coverage.<p>And that might not even be the …

Why McMansions were doomed investments from the start

Loosely defined as a cookie-cutter suburban home of between 3,000 and 5,000 square feet, the McMansion was considered the ultimate sign of affluence in the late 1980s, 1990s, and early 2000s, before the crash of the housing market in 2008.<p>A recent report from Bloomberg and Trulia claimed that these …

Real Estate

Toronto ranked world's third best city to live and work

We all know Toronto's pretty great, but according to PwC's most recent Cities of Opportunity 7 report, we're the third best city to live and work in, …

Toronto

How to Build a DIY Wood-Burning Brick Pizza Oven

Achieve the pinnacle of pizza making.<p>The best tasting pizza is cooked in a wood-burning pizza oven built out of brick. It's been that way for years, but we continue to cook our pizza in standard ovens and settle for soggy or burnt pizza. If you take your pizza seriously, consider building your own …

9 New York City sandwiches you must try | CNN Travel

(CNN) — Nearly as potent a symbol as the bagel, the black-and-white cookie and the pizza slice, Katz Deli's pastrami on rye sandwich is the quintessential New York snack. Yes, that's the one from "When Harry Met Sally" -- the orgasm-inducing sandwich that led to customers asking for "what she's …

Cooking

How to Make Pulled Pork

Chef Sean Brock is a Carolina-barbecue scholar, too. Here, his grill-and-oven method for Carolina pulled pork, plus three key sauces.

BBQ

Florida: The Punchline State

It has more than its share of craziness, but it’s never boring—and it’s still the best place in the country to live, says longtime Floridian Dave Barry<p>By<p>Dave Barry<p>It’s not easy being a Floridian. We’re dealing with scary mosquitoes and major storms with unpronounceable names such as “Hermine.”<p>And …

Rainfall

Retailers scramble as shipper bankruptcy puts goods in limbo

NEW YORK (AP) — Some major retailers are scrambling to work out contingency plans to get their merchandise to stores as the bankruptcy of the Hanjin shipping line has thrown ports and retailers around the world into confusion.<p>They don't have a lot of time. Giant container ships from the South …

Shipping