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First Trailer for A QUIET PLACE Creates Terror With Silence

Thanks to decades of slashers, demons, monsters, and killer clowns, audiences know what to expect from a horror film. But next year, <i>A Quiet Place</i> may …

British explorer found 'safe, well' in Papua New Guinea, awaits rescue

LONDON — A British explorer who went missing during an expedition to find an indigenous tribe in Papua New Guinea has been found alive and well.<p>Benedict Allen, 57, is safe and currently waiting to be rescued at a remote airstrip, according to a statement released Thursday by his management …

Drake tells off fan for 'touching girls' - CNN Video

Famous rapper Drake halted his performance in Sydney to tell a man in the crowd to "stop touching girls."

The Breathtaking Moment Taylor Swift's Surprise Performance on Jimmy Fallon Got Emotional

On Monday night, Taylor Swift made a last-minute visit to the set of Jimmy Fallon’s <i>Tonight Show</i> to perform her new ballad “New Year’s Day.” It was an …

WATCH: These Life-Size Gingerbread Houses at Disney World Are Guaranteed to Make Your Spirits Bright

Building and decorating a gingerbread house is definitely one of the holiday season’s sweetest traditions. As a kid, there's no greater feeling of …

Le Creuset’s New Snow White Dutch Ovens Are So Cute, You’ll Wanna Take a Bite Out of One

Earlier this year, Le Creuset brought a little magic (and probably a few guests) to kitchens everywhere with their <i>Beauty and the Beast</i> cocottes. It appears that one Disney princess wasn’t enough, however; the cookware brand has teamed up with Disney yet again to celebrate another beloved character, …

Walt Disney Company

Jason Momoa speaking to Hugh Grant in Dothraki is beautiful to watch

Speaking another language is a pretty cool party trick in any situation — but when the language in question is Dothraki, and the person delivering it …

TV Series

You Need These Lemon Chicken Stuffed Shells in Your Life

Do you have some leftover chicken in the fridge that needs to be repurposed? If you do, great. If you don't, I highly suggest grabbing a rotisserie …

Bose's new Noise-Masking Sleepbuds may change your life

Bose has been quietly introducing some unconventional products over the last few months, including its Hearphones and Soundwear Companion Speaker, but its upcoming Noise-Masking Sleepbuds are making an unprecedented debut -- for Bose anyway. The company is preselling prototypes by way of an …

Consumer Tech

Watch Guns N' Roses Perform 'Patience' With ZZ Top's Billy Gibbons in Houston

Guns N' Roses' Not in This Lifetime Tour continues to welcome unexpected guests as guitarist Billy Gibbons joined the band onstage Friday for …

Music

Herbed Potato Stacks Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 375°F. Coat a 12-cup muffin pan with cooking spray. Cut potatoes into 1⁄16-inch-thick slices using a mandoline or …

Prosciutto-and-Manchego Cheese Straws Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 375°F. Line 2 baking sheets with parchment paper.<p>Step 2<p>Unfold 1 sheet of puff pastry on a lightly floured work …

7 Tips for the Best Mashed Potatoes of Your Life

By Alex Delany<p>Everything you need to reach mashed potato nirvana.<p>Mashed potatoes are a simple food. But you might need tips for making the best mashed potatoes. Because if you’ve ever made a simple food before, you know that simple is anything but, especially when that food creates such strong …

Cooking

Soleils (Parisian Butter Cookies) Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> These cookies are inspired by the famous ones from Poilâne bakery in Paris, as well as the lemon-scented version made by Chris Wilkins of Root Baking Co. in Charleston, SC. Make sure to bake the cookies until they are golden on the edges; the toasty, caramelized flavor is key.<p>Note: …

Dessert

Le Creuset Is Releasing a New Line for Disney-Lovers

Le Creuset has been showing some serious love for Disney lately. In February, the French cookware brand teamed up with Williams Sonoma to release a …

The Fungus That Turns Ants Into Zombies Is More Diabolical Than We Realized

Carpenter ants of the Brazilian rain forest have it rough. When one of these insects gets infected by a certain fungus, it turns into a so-called …

The Ultimate Vegetarian Side Dish Takes 15 Minutes to Make

15-Minute Parmesan-Thyme Mushrooms<p>Serves 8 to 10<p>3 tablespoons olive oil, divided <br>2 pounds cremini mushrooms, cleaned and quartered, divided <br>3/4 …

Steven Spielberg's The Post trailer examines a free press threatened by a U.S. president

“The way they lied, those days have to be over.”<p>The new trailer for Steven Spielberg’s <i>The Post,</i> which arrives in theaters on Dec. 22, holds up …

Snow Flurries Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Beat butter and shortening at medium speed with an electric mixer until soft and creamy; gradually add 1 cup sugar, beating well. …

'Uptown Funk' has made carpooling awkward for Michelle Pfeiffer's kids

Michelle Pfeiffer was "flattered" — if a little perplexed — to be name-dropped in "Uptown Funk."<p>The mention was, however, a little embarrassing: for …

Michelle Pfeiffer

Seth MacFarlane and ‘Family Guy’ Have Been Attacking Hollywood’s Alleged Sexual Predators For Years — Watch

MacFarlane may not always be the most tasteful of comics, but he did more than most in Hollywood to call out rumored abusers.<p>Depending which way you …

Cops help rescue obese raccoon from sewer grate

Police in Zion, Illinois got one of their more unusual calls this week then they had to assist in the rescue of an obese raccoon that was trapped in a sewer grate.<p>“As a police officer no 2-days are the same,” explained the police department, in a Facebook post Thursday. “Ofc. K. Vaughn responded to …

Elon Musk made a secret appearance to elite US Marines and gave a stirring speech

Tesla CEO Elon Musk made a welcomed appearance at the 1st Marine Raider Battalion Ball and delivered a sobering speech that took many US Marines by surprise last Friday.<p>The 1st Marine Raider Battalion out of Camp Pendleton, California, is comprised of elite Marines under the command of Marine Corps …

How Far We've Traveled for Music, Marathons, and Motorsports: Travelogue Podcast

A conversation with obsessives who have traveled the world in search of racecars, music, and the ultimate run.<p>Some of the best vacations are the aimless ones: when you go to a place with nothing but a hotel booked and a love of spontaneity. But there's a type of traveler who hits the road <i>with</i> …

Disney Shares New PIXAR PIER Concept Art and Reveals INCREDIBLES Paint the Night Float

<b>Update, February, 12, 2018:</b><p>Disney shared updates about Pixar Pier and PixarFest at D23 Expo Japan on Sunday. They released concept art for the Pixar …

Adam Levine Paid Tribute To Chris Cornell With A Haunting Rendition Of His Song ‘Seasons’

In the wake of Chris Cornell’s tragic death earlier this year, a tidal wave of tributes poured in from nearly all corners of the music industry, as fans of the Soundgarden frontman lined up to pay homage to one of the greatest voices of his generation. Months later, many people are still trying to …

People Really Do Love Dogs More Than Humans, Says New Study

We all knew it.<p>Some dog owners love their four-legged friends so much that they treat them like they would a child - and sometimes even say they …

The Rock surprised three Make-A-Wish children with Xbox One X consoles and damn do we love him

Dwayne Johnson, a.k.a. The Rock a.k.a. Dwanta Claus, took some time out of his day Tuesday to do what The People's Champ does best: make people happy.<p>…

Action Movies

This Magic Cake Batter Creates 3 Unique Layers

The wonder of these Magic Cakes is that they create three very different textures—all on their own! Once we got our hands on Kathleen Phillips' <i>Magic</i> …

Sweet Potato Gnocchi Bake with Bacon and Sage

With fall comes hibernation season–the huge sweaters, fuzzy blankets, hot cups of tea, and deliciously cheesy, savory deliciousness that one craves …