Kelly Sampson

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WW1 Centenary Is Remembered on Flipboard

One hundred years ago today, Britain made a life-changing decision, declaring war on Germany in defense of its friend and neighbor, Belgium. Serbia …

Food Police: 5 Foodstuffs That Should Be Banned From LA Menus ASAP

<i>This post originally appeared at The Unemployed Eater</i><p>I get it. I really do. Foodstuffs get popular and every restaurant under the sun feels the necessity to add the item to their menu. Some of the proliferation I don't even mind, like fried brussels sprouts or roasted cauliflower or banh mi …

What happens to the excreted drugs you flush down the toilet?

Doctors should take into account the ‘downstream’ effects on the environment when they prescribe drugs, suggests a scientist at the US Environmental Protection Agency<p>Let’s talk about urine. We don’t usually give it much thought, but there’s a fair chance that yours contains traces of one of the …

How to Make Teriyaki Sauce at Home

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Stephanie Le from I Am a Food Blog is pulling back the curtain on teriyaki sauce, and revealing that you only need 5 ingredients to make it</i> …

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LeBron James proves he's the most powerful man in the NBA

On Thursday, the worst-kept secret in the NBA was revealed when sources confirmed that the Cleveland Cavaliers would be trading number-one overall picks Andrew Wiggins and Anthony Bennett to the Minnesota Timberwolves for All-Star forward Kevin Love.<p>The deal can’t be done officially until August …

Why Obama acted on Iraq

The threat of a double nightmare this week forced President Barack Obama to do something he likely hoped he’d never have to — order the use of force in Iraq.<p>American warplanes based in the Middle East now are authorized to attack the Sunni fighters of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, Obama …