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20 Books to Read Before They Become Movies

Be prepared. And smug.<p>If you're anything like us, you probably like to read the book before seeing the movie. This year, as usual, Hollywood is adapting a slew of books — fiction and nonfiction — into films, some of which you may already be familiar with. If you want to prepare yourself for the …

9 Reasons Why the Off-Season Is the Best Time to Visit Maine

If you only go in the summer, you're missing out.<p>There's no denying that summer in Maine is pretty idyllic. The average temperature in July and August hovers around 70 degrees, which is pretty much perfect weather for a lobster bake on the beach. But if you've never spent a weekend in Vacationland …

New England

29 Cool and Quirky Kitchen Gadgets You'll Actually Want to Use

Here's proof that clever and quirky kitchen products can also be functional.<p>Fun doesn't always have to mean frivolous! Almost all of these gadgets and gizmos are actually useful, with the exception of a few that are just too cute or ridiculous to pass up.

Goal Setting For Freelance Writers

<b>Goal setting by the numbers</b><p>A few years back, for the first time, the bulk of my income came from content marketing--but I didn't realize it until I broke out earnings by client type at the end of the year. I had several anchor clients who fed me work regularly, so it might have been obvious to some …

10 Unmistakable Habits Of Utterly Authentic People

Oscar Wilde said, "Be yourself. Everyone else is already taken." Wilde made it sound so simple, but living with authenticity is a real challenge.<p>To live authentically, you must own your actions and ensure that they align with your beliefs and needs. This can be a difficult thing to maintain when …

39 Best Blue Paints According To Top Designers

Blue is a hue that leaves a lot of room for interpretation, but always makes an incredible impression.<p>Blue is the world's favorite color, and perhaps the most versatile. The color can appear akin to a misty gray or a lagoon blue-green and everything in between, but one thing remains consistent: …

Home Decorating

Donald Trump Announces Plan to Outsource ISIS Strategy

The G.O.P. nominee’s secret, “foolproof” plan to defeat ISIS is to make other people come up with the plan.<p>Despite his populist protestations over outsourcing, <b>Donald Trump</b> hasn’t always been such a good friend to the ordinary American worker. The billionaire real-estate mogul has manufactured much …

Why Coca-Cola Is Investing in Aloe-Based Drinks

Coca-Cola has acquired a minority stake in an organic aloe water beverage startup, one of several investments the soda maker has recently made beyond …

Why Picking Elizabeth Warren as V.P. Would Be a Big Mistake for Clinton

It’s not just about gender.<p>When <b>Donald Trump</b> and <b>Elizabeth Warren</b> recently engaged in a Twitter spat, an exchange that launched “Goofy Elizabeth Warren” as the latest Trumpian epithet, the timing wasn’t accidental. As Trump would say, Warren started it. But it did happen just as Clintonland was …

Illinois Prosecutor Claims New Evidence Clears Ex-Cop Convicted in 1957 Murder of 7-Year-Old Girl

An Illinois prosecutor believes there is “clear and convincing evidence” that a man was wrongfully convicted in 2012 for the 1957 murder of a …

6 detained in raids in Belgium

<b>Brussels, Belgium (CNN) —</b> Police detained six people in raids Thursday night as investigators raced to uncover the network behind this week's terror attacks in the Belgian capital.<p>The Belgian federal prosecutor's office didn't provide details about who had been detained in the Brussels raids, why …

Terrorism

Amy Schumer Apologizes For Her Taylor Swift Thigh Gap Joke

Trouble, trouble, trouble. After teasing Taylor Swift and her 'thigh gap' on the night of the 2016 Grammy Awards with an Instagram post, comedian Amy …

What's for Dinner: 6 Pasta Dishes So Easy, They Almost Cook Themselves

<i>Hey, Kim here! While I'm on vacation, please welcome one of my all-time favorite food bloggers to Glamour Living. Fair warning: You're going to be hungry before the end of this post! xx</i><p>Hi, ladies! So excited to be bringing some of my favorite recipe ideas over to <i>Glamour</i>! Before we dive headfirst …

Navigating Adolescence—And Understanding Your Kid’s Perspective

As pediatrician and <i>New York Times</i> bestselling author Cara Natterson hammers home below, you don’t meet many parents who proclaim a lot of excitement …

Parenting

Succulent Baked Rosemary Chicken with Apples

<i>Baked rosemary chicken with apples is fast and easy to prepare and the whole family will love it! It's the perfect meal after a long, cold work day.</i><p>This baked rosemary chicken with apples is just fantastic. There's rosemary and apples, it's fast and easy, and the whole family loved it. It's a great …

Spaghetti with Tomatoes and Anchovy Butter

4 Servings<p>June 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>8 ounces spaghetti<p>4 tablespoons (½ stick) unsalted butter<p>2 anchovy fillets packed in oil, drained<p>4 garlic cloves, sliced<p>2 pounds medium tomatoes, quartered<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper<p>Chopped tender herbs (such as flat-leaf parsley, tarragon, and/or …

Recipes

14 Books to Read With Families Crazier Than Yours

The holidays are supposed to be about an abundance of sweet and savory treats, quality time with family and happiness. But they can be rough for those of us with less-than-conventional families. Whatever your situation might be, take comfort in knowing that there are families out there much crazier …

How to Pick the Best Credit Card for You: 4 Easy Steps

Finding the best credit card is part art, part science.<p>No single credit card is better than all others in all categories -- or for all people. But by understanding your options and asking the right questions, you can find the card that's the best fit for your spending habits and credit …

Personal Finance

Kale BLT Salad

4 Servings<p>Thick slab bacon is key to this dish. Buy it packaged if you can find it or from the butcher.<p>November 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>½ preserved lemon, chopped<p>⅓ cup crème fraîche<p>⅓ cup mayonnaise<p>1 tablespoon white wine vinegar<p>Kosher salt, freshly ground pepper<p>1 tablespoon vegetable oil<p>12 ounces slab …

Say Cheese! How to Make the Ultimate Cheese Spread

The holiday season is fast approaching and it’s time to brush up on those hostess skills. We’re talking about table settings, fanciful cocktails and delicious appetizers. But whether you’re planning a party for five, fifteen or fifty, there’s one snack that never fails: the cheese plate. That’s why …

BA's Best Banana Bread

Makes one 8½x4½" loaf<p>Here at BA everybody has their favorite banana bread recipe. We made every one—14 to be exact—until we came up with a collective favorite. Dark brown sugar is key and a dollop of mascarpone makes for superior tenderness. Walnuts optional but encouraged. This is part of BA's …

12 Ways to Make Tomato Soup

Tomato soup can be a luscious starter or a healthy comfort-food dinner. Here are 12 ways to make incredible tomato soup.<p><b>1. Chunky</b><br>Flavor your soup …

I survived the deadliest day in Everest’s history, and I’m still surviving it

Promotional posters for the new <i>Everest</i> movie recently appeared in New York City subway stations, and these days I travel to and from work with a strange lump in my throat.<p><i>Everest</i>, which opens in wide release in the US today (Sept. 25), is based on the true story of how eight people died in a storm …

Mountaineering

Celery Soup

4 Servings<p>"I love this creamy soup so much, I'd bathe in it." –Brad Leone, test kitchen manager<p>September 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 head celery, stalks chopped, leaves reserved<p>1 large waxy potato, chopped<p>1 medium onion, chopped<p>½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter<p>Kosher salt<p>3 cups low-sodium chicken broth<p>¼ …

Recipes

Pickled radish, avocado and rocket salad

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Trump says he's not 'morally obligated' to defend Obama against claims

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Donald Trump on Saturday said it is not his job to correct supporters' claims about the President, defending his decision not to take issue with a man who disparaged Muslims and said President Barack Obama is not an American.<p>Trump did not dispute the man's allegations made at a …

Donald Trump