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KFC Suspends Worker For Facebooking About Lacing Food With Pubes

When fast food tries its hardest to not let you cook at home, KFC bursts through the door and stomps all over that with one of the most disgusting stories you’ll ever hear. From Wales Online:<p>Fastfood firm KFC has suspended a Cardiff employee after a social media site claimed a customer’s order had …

Super Fast Food: 15 Meals in 15 Minutes

Breaking news: you don’t have to spend hours in the kitchen to create healthy, nourishing dinners. In fact, you don’t have to spend more than 15 minutes! Don’t believe us? Here’s the proof — a handy list of quick meals that’s sure to become your new go-to menu planner. Set out the ingredients, …

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What McDonald's in Ho Chi Minh City Means for the Future of Vietnamese Food

Last weekend, the Vietnam's first-ever McDonald's opened in Ho Chi Minh City. The move drew worldwide attention, but as the <i>Times</i> article points out, the Golden Arches are coming to the party a little late. Consider how many locations there are of these fast food giants in Vietnam already: KFC has …

Rib-Sticking Polish Food Done Right at Smak Tak

Darkness had fallen by 5:30. Snow was blanketing the city with the evil intent of becoming black crusty ice a few days later. How do you fight back against the polar vortex under such conditions? Well, how do you think your grandmother did in the old country? She made a Polish vortex of …

Teens Get Criminal Charges After Food Fight On 'Taco Day': Cops

WSMV Channel 4<p>The only real crime here is a waste of tacos.<p>High school students in Lebanon, Tennessee are facing criminal charges after a food fight they allegedly started in their cafeteria on "Taco Day," the Lebanon Democrat reported.<p>"We all stood up and said 'food fight!' And just started …

25 Heavenly Angel Food Cake Recipes

Light on calories and big on presentation, angel food cake is one of the best warm weather desserts out there. The fluffy cake is the perfect partner to all kinds of seasonal fruits and berries, and it can wow at any affair: Stack it sky high, chop it into a trifle, bake it into cupcakes or take it …

The Food Lab: Hasselback Potato Gratin (These Might Be the Best Potatoes Ever)

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>Every online food recipe trend has its watershed moment, the point at which it goes from being a fun project to going full-on viral. It's usually when bacon gets added to it. It's the moment when every blog and Instagram feed is so saturated with it that even …

Eating junk food before getting pregnant spikes risk of premature birth: researchers

Women trying to become pregnant should avoid a diet high in junk food because it is linked with an increased risk of giving birth prematurely, …

Japanese-Style (Kewpie) Mayo Recipe

<b>Note:</b> Monosodium glutamate is essential to the flavor of Japanese mayonnaise. It can be purchased from most Asian grocers under the Aji-No-Moto brand, in American supermarkets under the brand name Ac'cent, or online. Hon-dashi can be found in Japanese markets or ordered online.<p><b>Read more: Sauced:</b> …

How Do You Feel About Chicago-Style Pizza in NYC?

It took the internet a little while to catch on (whoops), but news is finally spreading that a Chicago-style pizzeria called <b>Emmett's</b> recently opened in New York. Emmett's serves what looks like pretty traditional deep-dish pies, and there are rumors of Italian beef sandwiches and Vienna hotdogs …

Volcano Spawns Terrifying Tornado-Like Twisters [GIFS]

This was caught on video after a pyroclastic flow from Mount Sinabung, a volcano in Indonesia that's recently started spewing again after more than 400 years of dormancy.<p>Sinabung erupted again in September 2013, and has been sporadically erupting since.<p>The most recent eruption in January was by far …

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Illinois Storms A Reminder Tornadoes Can Still Happen With Snow On The Ground In February

While a powerful storm system moved across parts of the Midwest and Southeast on Thursday into early Friday, a number of possible tornadoes touched down in Illinois.<p>Preliminary reports vary on the exact number of tornadoes that struck Illinois, but reports of a funnel cloud in Concord, Ill., about …

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Why Do Tornado Warnings Need To Be Made Scarier?

The National Weather Service on Monday began testing new, scarier storm warnings in Kansas and Missouri, two of the most tornado-prone states. The …

Fire + Tornado = Fire Tornado

When wildfires combine with wild winds, beautiful—and terrifying—things can happen.<p>On March 14, 2014, in a wildlife preserve near the Denver airport, firefighters started a fire. It was a "controlled burn," a practice typically made during cooler times of year—meant to prevent the buildup of weeds …

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11-Month-Old Becomes First Tornado-Related Death of 2014

An 11-month-old boy who was trapped with his mother inside their home by a powerful twister in eastern North Carolina died on Sunday — the first tornado-related death of 2014.<p>People passing by the wreckage after the tornado Friday heard the woman and helped free her and her injured baby. He died at …

Tornadoes tear through central US

Tornadoes tear through central US<p>At least 14 people were killed in Oklahoma and Arkansas Sunday after tornadoes spawned by severe storms moved across parts of both states.<p>April 27, 2014: A K-9 rescue unit walks along Military Street in Baxter Springs, Kan., as they survey the damage from Sunday's …

Another Round Of Tornadoes Rakes Through The South

A day after a line of severe storms spawned tornadoes blamed for the death of at least 15 people in Arkansas and Oklahoma, the South was raked again.<p>This time, Mississippi and Alabama were hard hit.<p>CNN reports:<p>"Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant said the twisters inflicted 'severe damage' around the town …

Frantic, Chilling Moments As Tornadoes Slam Southern US

Tornadoes barreled through Alabama and Mississippi on Monday, part of an ongoing storm system that has claimed dozens of lives. Frantic, chilling …

South braces for more tornadoes after storm leaves at least 35 dead

A dangerous storm system that spawned a chain of deadly tornadoes over three days flattened homes and businesses, killing dozens and leaving tens of thousands of people across six states without power on Tuesday.<p>As the storm hopscotched across a large swath of the US, the overall death toll was at …

US tornadoes: What it might be like to be trapped inside a twister

CCTV cameras show the chaos caused as a tornado passes through a car dealership in Mississippi<p>Cameras were rolling at Bob Boyte Honda when a tornado touched down in Brandon, Mississippi. The tornado was just one of many that have caused devasation in six <b>US</b> states in recent days, leaving dozens dead …

Firenado: a spectacular mix of fire and a tornado

It sounds like the title of a straight-to-DVD disaster movie, but no, a "firenado" is one of nature's own spectacles – albeit with a little rebranding. As the name suggests, a firenado is what can happen when a tornado-like weather phenomenon meets a ground fire. The result: roaring spouts of flame …

Watch This Weatherman Rescue A Sad, Mewing Kitten From Tornado Rubble

A WHIO weatherman was surveying the damage in Cedarville, Ohio last week after a strong tornado passed through the area, when he heard mewing and completely accidentally came across a sad, wet kitten that was trapped in the wreckage. There’s almost nothing sadder than a sad kitten. From WHIO:<p>Storm …

CEO defends Nest's un-Googley, ad-free business

Google already denied that it has plans to sell ads on its thermostats, but Nest CEO Tony Fadell went out of his way Wednesday night to separate his subsidiary's money-making methods from those of its parent company.<p>Google makes the vast majority of its money by selling ads, an approach that …

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