Latoya Beckles

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Introducing the New London Tailors: Thom Sweeney

How one small business is updating traditional English tailoring for a new generation.<p>For Luke Sweeney, the decision to get into the business of making and designing clothes wasn't some grand philosophical one. "For me, it was purely visual," explains Sweeney, who co-founded London tailoring brand …

Birds in love produce more babies, study shows | @GrrlScientist

Photograph: Wolfgang Forstmeier/Malika Ihle et al (2015)<p>One of the communal aviaries where the research birds were housed during the breeding season.<p>84<p>image/jpeg<p>http://media.guim.co.uk/5efb49c99b1f73e677fb7603faa6eb5cd1989c53/0_308_4926_2956/140.jpg<p>140<p>Photograph: Wolfgang Forstmeier/Wolfgang …

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OB/GYN Caught on Video Raping Women

A Kenyan man masquerading as a doctor was caught on tape apparently assaulting a patient at his unlicensed clinic.<p>A man masquerading as a doctor in …

24 Movies You Should Watch This Season

If spring is the season of slim pickings at the movies, and summer the time for celluloid junk food, then autumn—the season of mists and mellow fruitfulness, as John Keats once called it—is when the cinematic chefs serve up their most ambitious fare. Every single week you’ll find movies that, even …

Coconut Cream Pie with Macaroon Press-In Crust

Makes one 9" pie Servings<p>Tandem Coffee + Bakery’s coconut cream pie recipe riffs on the classic in all the right ways. Shredded coconut is a genius swap-in for cookie crumbs in the crust, and incorporating both coconut and regular milks in the custard gives it better flavor and a fluffier …

Spiced Lamb Patties with Nutty Garlic Sauce

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 30 min<p>Total Time: 30 min<p>You’ll love this spiced alterna-burger with its fresh finishes; kids will love the handheld dinner.<p>November 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 garlic cloves, finely grated<p>¼ cup almond butter<p>4 tablespoons fresh lemon juice, divided<p>6 tablespoons olive oil, divided<p>1 …

Fresh Corn Tortillas

Makes 24 Servings<p>Your favorite tacos are about to taste even better thanks to this classic recipe for corn tortillas.<p>June 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 cups (or more) masa (corn tortilla mix; preferably Maseca brand)<p>1/2 teaspoon kosher salt<p>Vegetable oil (for brushing)<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Whisk masa and salt …

Herbed Faux-tisserie Chicken and Potatoes

4 Servings<p>You can roast a chicken in less time, but going low-and-slow yields a meltingly tender, shreddable texture.<p>March 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 teaspoons fennel seeds<p>1 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes<p>2 tablespoons finely chopped fresh marjoram; plus 4 sprigs, divided<p>2 tablespoons finely chopped …

Chile-Cumin Lamb Meatballs with Yogurt and Cucumber

4 Servings<p>Chef Seamus Mullen serves these robustly flavored meatballs as a shared plate at El Colmado, his New York City tapas bar, but they’re also a great main.<p>April 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>Chile Sauce<p>3 pasilla chiles, seeds removed, chopped<p>1½ teaspoons crushed red pepper flakes<p>1 tablespoon cumin …

The 10 Coolest Cars of the 1970s

The 1970s were all sex and wings and wedges and aero and jaw-dropping designs that stand the test of time today.<p>The 1970s were all sex and wings and wedges and aero and jaw-dropping designs that stand the test of time today. Here are the ten coolest 1970s cars, according to you.