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28 Essential Summer Pasta Recipes to Carb-Load Through the Heat

Twirl your way to happiness with our bright, fresh summer pasta recipes<p>Updated:<p>Pasta may be our go-to comfort food in cold-weather months, but it …

Finally, A Way To Find Movies Worth Watching On Netflix

Netflix is like the candy dish at your grandmother’s house. Most of the movies are crap, but you know, buried somewhere in there, is something worth your time. A Better Queue is a site dedicated to finding the Werther’s Originals in Netflix based on Rotten Tomatoes ratings.<p>It’s simple enough: Set …

9 New Grilling Recipes to Make Right Now

These 9 grilling recipes, from clams and chorizo to a pisco punch with grilled lemons, were developed for BonAppetit.com's 30 Days of Grilling campaign.<p><b>We've been really excited about a lot of things</b> during our 30 Days of Grilling extravaganza. But if we had to choose one favorite category from the …

Swimmer bitten by great white shark off California beach

A long-distance swimmer was attacked by a great white shark near the pier in Manhattan Beach, California, the Los Angeles County Fire Department said.<p>A fisherman on the pier had hooked the 7-foot shark Saturday and was trying to reel in the struggling fish when the victim swam by, LAFD spokesman …

A Google Employee Says Google Employees Are Too Confident, And Too Isolated From The Real World

At his blog, Apenwarr, Google Fiber engineer Avery Pennarun is largely complimentary of Google and its employees: "I continue to be amazed at the overall smartness of people at this place. Overall, very nearly everybody, across the board, surprises or impresses me with how smart they are."<p>However, …

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8 Easy Summer Recipes You'll Make Over and Over Again

<b>1. Asian Kale Salad with Ginger Peanut Dressing</b><p>Believe or not, this salad will have you eating your vegetables (and, most surprisingly, your kale) with pleasure and abandon. Bright, bold flavors and textures abound: earthy kale; cool and crunchy carrots, bell peppers and red cabbage; toasted …

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Classic Raw Coconut Macaroon Recipe with 3 Variations

If you are using raw almonds instead of almond flour, place them in the bowl of a food processor and grind them until they are very finely …

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Readers' recipe swap: raw

As much as I love gazpacho, steak tartare, coleslaw and sashimi, the concept of raw eating has always left me cold – heat changes food in more ways than one, adding flavour and transforming texture in often extraordinary ways.<p>Sometimes, sadly, it can destroy some of the nutrients, which means that …

Kabob Marinade Recipe

"This is a tasty, easy to make marinade that is great for any grilled meat. It makes enough for about two pounds of uncooked meat. Hunters - try this …

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When looking for a tasty salad on the Internet I came across this one from Jehan Can Cook. It sounded perfect. I love all the ingredients and flavors …

Summer Salad Remix: Watermelon Mozzarella Ceviche

Summer is comin’ in hot, so we’ve decided to cool down with fresh salads this week. Watermelon is in its prime during the summer months and perfect for cooling down after a day at the beach.<p>We remixed ceviche, used a ton of juicy watermelon, fresh mozzarella and some herbs for this perfect summer …

Mandarin Watermelon Salad | Taste of Home

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What to Bake for New Neighbors

<i>There are so many great conversations on the Hotline -- it's hard to choose a favorite. But we'll be doing it, once a week, to spread the wealth of our community's knowledge -- and to keep the conversation going.</i><p><i>Today: Love your neighbor as yourself -- with boxes and bags of baked goods.</i><p>As kids, we …

Want To Detox? Eat This Superfood

In a world where toxins seem to be everywhere, a food that sucks those bad chemicals right out of your body seems like a science fiction …

You Probably Shouldn’t Try to Lose 20 Pounds by Eating Clay

Zoe Kravitz says it helped her drop weight. Shailene Woodley claims it’s ‘cleansing.’ And it’s practiced around the world. But the risks of eating …

U.S. Has Worst Health Care Among Wealthy Nations, Study Finds

A new study by The Commonwealth Fund suggests that the United States has the worst health care system among wealthy nations, yet another blow to an …

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Hillary Clinton’s Latino Problem

What’s up with Clinton saying that kids crossing the border should be sent home? Believe me, Latino voters noticed.<p>If the bond between Hillary …

How Kenyans are reacting to legalised polygamy

<b>Last month a controversial bill legalising polygamy became law in Kenya. Yalda Hakim reports for BBC Our World on how it is being received.</b><p>In the chilly dawn deep in Kenya's Rift Valley, three women make domestic preparations for the day. One cooks breakfast, another makes pancakes, the third …

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New Google Glass headsets ship with more memory, everyone gets help with photos

Two years after it was introduced, Google Glass hasn't gotten any cheaper -- although it is a bit more stylish with Diane von Furstenberg frames and international now that it's launched in the UK -- but it is getting better. Not just through one of the many software updates that have reached the …

Google I/O 2014: Android on Your Wrist, on Your TV and in Your Car

SAN FRANCISCO — Google kicked off its developers conference, Google I/O, with a keynote that was jam-packed with news. <i>Mashable</i> is reporting from the …

What I expect from Google I/O 2014

The mobile landscape has been a whirlwind recently. First came Microsoft(s msft) with Windows Phone 8.1 debuting in April, followed by Apple’s iOS 8 …

Google shows off Android Auto, wearables

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Some 1 billion people are now using Android devices, Google said as the company kicked off its two-day developer conference …