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Ina Garten's Skillet-Roasted Lemon Chicken

<b>Ingredients</b><p>2 teaspoons fresh thyme leaves<br>• 1 teaspoon whole fennel seeds<br>• Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper<br>• 1/3 cup good olive oil<br>• 1 lemon, halved and sliced 1/4-inch thick (see note)<br>• 1 yellow onion, halved and sliced 1⁄4-inch thick<br>• 2 large garlic cloves, thinly sliced<br>• 1 (4-pound) chicken, …

IS group claims Paris attacks, says France at 'top' of list

CAIRO (AP) — The Islamic State group on Saturday claimed responsibility for a wave of attacks in Paris that killed 127 people and said France would …

Islam

2015 Fall Books Preview: 33 Can't-Miss New Reads

BRB, we'll be in our bedrooms reading until winter.<p>Setting aside Jonathan Franzen's ubiquitously discussed new novel <i>Purity</i>, fall 2015 is an embarrassment of literary riches. Intriguing fiction debuts, humorous essays from masters of the form and new offerings from some of the greatest novelists of …

Books

Life's Stories

How you arrange the plot points of your life into a narrative can shape who you are—and is a fundamental part of being human.<p>In Paul Murray's novel <i>Skippy Dies,</i> there’s a point where the main character, Howard, has an existential crisis.“‘It’s just not how I expected my life would be,'" he …

Psychology

Roughly 100 Fantastic Pieces of Journalism

Exceptional nonfiction stories from 2014 that are still worth encountering today<p>Each year, I keep a running list of exceptional nonfiction that I encounter as I publish The Best of Journalism, an email newsletter that I send out once or twice a week. This is my annual attempt to bring some of those …

If you want your children to succeed, teach them to share in kindergarten

By Emma Brown<p>, Reporter<p>Kindergartners who share, cooperate and are helpful are more likely to have a college degree and a job 20 years later than children who lack those social skills, according to a new study.<p>Kids who get along well with others also are less likely to have substance-abuse problems …

This Is the Story of the Hamburger

This is the Story of the Hamburger<p>Its rise from a lowly patty of chopped meat to the aristocracy of foods; its charismatic<br>and delicious descendants; …

Female Literati Pick Summer's Best Books

Smart, satisfying and un-putdownable reads from the best female novelists writing today.<p>Walk into any bookstore and you'll see tables piled high with easy, breezy, beachy books. If you're looking for something with a little more bite, the top women novelists writing today share their favorite …

2015 James Beard Award Winners: New York's Bâtard Named Best New Restaurant

<i>(Photo by Adam Morganstern)</i><p>While the fashion world celebrated haute couture at the Met Gala in New York, those among us who actually eat were honoring haute cuisine at the 2015 James Beard Awards in Chicago. The evening began with menu-appropriate entertainment as the Black Eyed Peas got it started …

The 5 Best Shopping Apps to Keep You Busy (And Chic)

Whether you’re waiting for your plane to take off, or you don’t feel quite like going to bed just yet; whether you have some time to kill, or you just can’t be bothered with dealing with what you’re actually <i>supposed</i> to be doing, why not take a few minutes to stock your closet with a shiny new …

Caramelized Oranges

This is one of the first recipes I ever made for dinner guests. I was following the Cordon Bleu cookery course in the magazines that arrived at our …

Past the Centre Pompidou: the unsung museums of Paris

If there's one thing that rivals a Parisian's obsession with food, it's art. This passion for art, and culture in general, is reflected in the vast number of museums in Paris. According to the municipality there are well over 100 of them, one of the highest concentrations in the world.<p>Everyone …

The 10 Best Budget Hotels Around The World, According To TripAdvisor

Let's face it: We all have places on our budget bucket list, lists of vacations we need to take for only $100 per night and dream trips you can actually afford.<p>But when your responsible, budgeting self can't stand the thought of another night in a hostel, it's time to upgrade to a budget hotel. …

Hospitality

Traveling Internationally? Do These 20 Things First

Credit: Flickr<p>So you're ready to put that first stamp in your passport? Or it has been years since your last big vacation? Here's a list of 20 tips you should do or bring before your trip if this is your first time traveling abroad or if you need a refresher.<p><b>Security & Health</b><p>• <b>Check in with your</b> …

Guide Books

23 Low-Carb Lunches That Will Actually Fill You Up

Sandwiches are going to be so jealous.

Wirecutter | A New York Times Company

by Chris Heinonen<p>The BenQ HT2050 is the best home theater projector for anyone who wants to spend around $1,000 and wants a bright, colorful, …

Greek-Style Green Beans

The traditional Greek recipes in which this method is rooted use as much as three quarters of a cup of olive oil -- too much for me. The few …

Pecan Shortbread Squares

5 stars based on 83 votes<p>If you’re a fan of pecan pie, you’re going to love these pecan squares. A buttery shortbread crust and rich caramel-pecan …

Nutella Sandwich Cookies (a.k.a.Yo-yos)

5 stars based on 11 votes<p>These have got to be some of the world’s cutest cookies. They look just like little yo-yos, thus the name, and are popular …

Skinny Lasagna Roll-Ups

These lasagna roll-ups are so delicious! They're such a cinch to make since they start with a jarred sauce. The whole grain lasagna noodles taste great and add fiber. Each lasagna roll-up has 220 calories, 5 grams of fat and 6 Weight Watchers POINTS PLUS. One is very satisfying and you'll just need …

Weight Watchers

Meet Smørrebrød, the Best Sandwich You're Not Eating

More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>Lined up in café windows, served in specialty restaurants, and packed into their very own custom lunch boxes, sandwiches are everywhere in Denmark. They're piled high with pickled herring, spoonfuls of sharp …

The 10 Best Movies You Missed in 2014

From the editors of Esquire.com, catch up on the year's best movies that you most likely missed out on.<p><b>You've been chilled</b> by the marriage-gone-awry suspense of <i>Gone Girl</i>, stupefied by the cinematic inventiveness of <i>Birdman</i>, and terrified by the twisted mentor-mentee relationship of <i>Foxcatcher</i>, but …

Nutella Therapy Cookies

<i>These feel-good-chocolate-cookies are soft and chewy, studded with chocolate chips, stuffed to the brim with Nutella and sprinkled with sea salt.</i> …

Butternut 'Pumpkin' Pie

The problem with pumpkin pie is pumpkin. Most pumpkins teeter toward tasteless. Instead, roast butternut squash and you get lush sweetness and kicks …

Edouard's Chocolate Chip Cookies

When Edouard Bobin, the co-owner of one of the sweetest small bistros in Paris, Le Pantruche, said he would give me the recipe for his favorite …

Salmon with Spiced Red Lentils and Bacon

Fish is easily overcooked, which makes it a strong candidate for slow cooking and an easy night's work for the cook--unless of course you complicate …

5 Great Teachers On What Makes A Great Teacher

When we began our 50 Great Teachers series, we set out to find great teachers and tell their stories. But we'll also be exploring over the coming year questions about what it means for a teacher to be great, and how he or she gets that way.<p>To get us started, we gathered an expert round table of …