Lisa Bramson

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5 Best Summer Ceviche Recipes

Fresh fish tastes like summer.<p>There’s nothing like cold, citrusy seafood in the summer. Here, five amazing versions to make this season.<p>Seek out …

U.S. government leads recall of 500,000 hoverboards

After many months of safety warnings and reports of fires caused by hoverboards, 10 manufacturers, distributors and retailers have finally issued an …

Hoverboards

Warren Buffett Wants to Help Your Child Start a Small Business This Summer

Here are some kid-friendly business ideas and how make them successful.<p>Just in time for summer, the folks at Warren Buffett’s Secret Millionaire’s …

A Scientist's Dream Fulfilled: Harnessing The Immune System To Fight Cancer

Sharon Belvin's nightmare with cancer began in 2004, when she was just 22.<p>Belvin was an avid runner but said she suddenly found she couldn't climb the stairs without "a lot of difficulty breathing."<p>Eventually, after months of fruitless treatments for lung ailments like bronchitis, she was diagnosed …

Immune System

These stick-on lenses turn your smartphone into a digital microscope

Thin enough to fit in your wallet, and with up to 100x magnification<p>It's a cliché to say that your smartphone is a pocket-sized computer, but sometimes we forget exactly how powerful these devices are. BLIPS — a set of thin, stick-on lenses that turn your cell phone into a portable, digital …

The Science of Baking, In One Graphic

Baking is a science as well an art, and the key to better baking is understanding the chemical forces at play. Thankfully this graphic explains all …

Income Redistribution Does Not Boost Economic Growth

Former Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi is famous for touting income redistribution, particularly SNAP (the food stamp program) and unemployment benefits, as an engine for economic growth. People who favor redistribution for other purposes often try to convince others to support them on the …

U.S. Economy

The Best Thai Curry-Peanut Sauce Recipe

"I received a basic thai peanut sauce recipe from a very kind friend back in Oregon who worked at a popular Thai restaurant there and modified it …

Prince in 10 unforgettable videos

I Tried Over 50 Drugstore Mascaras and These Formulas Are the 7 Best

A moment of silence for all the lashes lost during this experiment.<p>Raise your hand if you've ever felt overwhelmed staring at the never-ending wall of mascaras at the drugstore. 🙋 Yep, I'm right there with you. Especially because it seems like there are hundreds to choose from (and more launching …

Beauty

Sweet drug clears cholesterol, reverses heart disease—and was found by parents

Here’s how parents of kids with rare disease found what may be blockbuster drug.<p>Two parents’ quest to save their twin daughters’ lives from a rare, …

Sarah Palin Says She Will Sue Azealia Banks Over Twitter Comments as Rapper Issues Letter of Apology

Azealia Banks issued an apology to Sarah Palin on Tuesday after the former governor of Alaska announced plans to sue the rapper over her hate-fueled, …

3 Stocks to Buy With Dividends Yielding More Than 5%

If you want both income and growth from your portfolio, it's hard to beat dividend stocks. An average yield of around 2% for the stock market might not give you the income you're looking for, but if you look hard, you can find some promising stocks with yields of 5% or more.<p><b>TiVo</b> (NASDAQ: TIVO),</b> …

5 Crazy-Good Copycat Recipes from Your Favorite Restaurants

From CPK's Thai Crunch Salad to Starbucks' Pumpkin Scones, these copycat recipes are just as good as their restaurant versions -- if not better.<p>Sometimes I find myself returning to the same restaurant for the same dish over and over again. That's when I know it's time to try it out in my own …

Afternoon Tea

Amy Poehler fined for water waste during California drought

Comedian who made her name on Saturday Night Live among several celebrity excess water users in LA's exclusive Beverly Hills district<p>Amy Poehler, the American actress and comedian, has been identified as one of California’s worst celebrity water wasters as the state faces tight restrictions aimed …

Orange-Rum Challah French Toast With Whipped Cream Recipe

Thick, tender, custardy slices of challah or brioche, perfectly browned and flavored with orange zest, rum, and a trio of spices. This is special-occasion French toast.<p>Why It Works<p>Using three eggs per cup of milk produced the ideal custard in our tests, rich but not heavy or overly eggy.<br>• Sprinkling …

Gigster Does The Dev Dirty Work To Turn Your Idea Into An App

Got a startup idea? That and some cash is all you need to get a fully functional app built for you by Gigster. Launching today, Gigster is a full-service development shop, rather than a marketplace where you have to manage the talent you find.<p>Just go to Gigster’s site, instant message with a sales …