Les Rice

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The truth about cast iron: Yes, you can use a little soap

Cast-iron pans are solid pieces of cookware that can last a lifetime, and they probably aren't as difficult to maintain as you have been told. J. …

Activision acquires the company behind Candy Crush for $5.9 billion

Activision Blizzard has agreed to acquire the company behind the popular Candy Crush Saga and Farm Hero games, King Digital Entertainment, for $5.9 billion in cash. King Digital’s games consist of a community of more than 340 million unique users. Activision, of course, is the company behind hit …

Call of Duty (Video Game)

The $325,000 Lab-Grown Hamburger Now Costs Less Than $12

It wasn’t long ago that test-tube hamburgers–meat made from small pieces of lab-grown animal muscle tissue–were just a glimmer in some mad …

How Costa Rica Went 75 Days Using Only Clean Electricity

While governments from countries around the world this week have outlined how they plan to curb their carbon emissions, Costa Rica may seem like it’s …

Overabundance of Diets Muddles Meals

I used to cringe when my friend asked the waiter for her salad dressing on the side. Now that request, by itself, would be music to my ears.<p>Growing up, there were basic table rules: Eat what was served, finish what was on your plate, and don't start until the hostess lifts her fork. On occasion, a …

Diets

Irresistible Gnocchi Casserole

I'm from the Midwest and I eat a long of dang casseroles. Gnocchi casserole couldn't be simpler. This comforting dinner is great for any weeknight, and we know the kids will love it!<p>Gnocchi casserole couldn't be simpler. This comforting dinner is great for any weeknight, and we know the kids will …

Casseroles

Rahm Emanuel’s political nightmare: Jesus “Chuy” Garcia tells Salon why he’ll oust the Mayor

<b>Rahm Emanuel, Jesus "Chuy" Garcia (Reuters/Yuri Gripas/AP/Kiichiro Sato)</b><p>EXCLUSIVE: Rahm’s liberal challenger explains what the “out of touch and callous” Mayor’s trouble means for America<p>Edward McClelland<p>March 4, 2015 11:30am (UTC)<p>Until he was drafted to run against Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Cook …

6 Warm, Fresh-Baked Breads That Steal The Spotlight

These warm, fresh-baked breads and biscuits make a delicious addition to any meal -- don't be surprised if they upstage everything else on the table!<p>These warm, fresh-baked breads and biscuits make a delicious addition to any meal -- don't be surprised if they upstage everything else on the</b> …

Fashion (India)

Future 8 Awards celebrates best UK and Ireland teen tech talent

Some of the most promising digital talent in the UK and Ireland was rewarded at the inaugural Future 8 Awards in London on Saturday, with winners chosen for their skill in projects spanning web design, video, music and animation.<p>More than 500 young people between the ages of seven and 17 entered …