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The 32 most fun, friendly, and affordable cities in the world

Time Out's City Life Index, a survey of 15,000 people in 32 global cities, has been released, and it shows which ones promise the most fun and excitement in 2018.<p>The survey, conducted by Tapestry Research, questioned residents on a variety of aspects of city life.<p>It ranked cities in categories …

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Which fruits contain the most sugar?

You're given a banana and an apple. Guess: Which one has more sugar? Though each is a perfectly healthy serving of fruit and both happen to pair wonderfully with peanut butter, one is far more sugary than the other. The average-sized apple, while lower in calories overall than an average-sized …

Heal Your 'Metabolism Gland' With a Low-Carb Diet and Lose Up to 45 Pounds This Month

You’ve probably heard that going low-carb can do great things for your waistline. So it's not shocking that many people flock to the Atkins diet — a …

Alec Baldwin Lashes Out At John Oliver And Stephen Colbert For Turning Late Night Shows Into ‘Grand Juries’

Alec Baldwin can’t seem to stay away from Twitter. He claimed to be leaving the platform after comments about Rose McGowan and her allegations against Harvey Weinstein. He left his personal account at the time and decided to keep to the Hilaria And Alec Baldwin Foundation account. Only to “continue …

More Than Half of This Country Believes in Elves

Travel<p>For real.<p>Elves are small—only 36 inches high at most. And though they have big ears and wear old-fashioned clothing, they do not wear pointy hats.<p>Such facts can be learned on an “elf walk” in Hafnarfjörður, Iceland, a harbor town just outside Reykjavík reputed to be the elves’ capital.<p>Yes, …

De-stress with Lindsay Ellingson’s do-anywhere yoga pose

Lindsay Ellingson is a busy boss babe. Whether for a modeling gig or her cruelty-free cosmetics company Wander Beauty, she’s regularly on the road, …

Twitter Outs Secretly Cool and Nice Celebrities

Social media offers a palate-cleanser after all of those horrible stories about Harvey Weinstein, Kevin Spacey and Louis C.K.<p>With the outpouring of …

Watch: The Secret to the Best Instant Ramen

The internet is littered with recipes for how to up one’s ramen game. I’ve seen countless posts about how to put nice toppings on instant ramen, which is <i>fine</i>. I’ve also seen cooks pack a mason jar with some miso paste and add water — but in those recipes, there’s no real stock, and the ingredients …

Confirmed: A Huge Gravitational Wave Announcement Is Happening

What a time to be alive.<p><b>Update 27/09/17:</b> The biggest rumour did not pan out, but the LIGO team announced something just as amazing - the most …

How to Beat the System and Avoid Overpaying for Your Next Flight

Economy seats on the same flight can range from $100 to $600.<p>How annoyed would you get if you found out the person next to you paid less for their …

The 10 countries you should visit first to be a true traveller

Everyone has bucket lists of exotic and unlikely destinations and experiences that they would one day like to tick off, there are also certain …

Novel recipes: wonton soup from The Joy Luck Club

When life is uncertain, a warming dish of broth can make you feel at home<p><i>“Time to eat,” Auntie An-mei happily announces, bringing out a steaming pot of the wonton she was just wrapping ... The wonton soup smells wonderful with delicate sprigs of cilantro floating on top.”</i>

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Chicken and Andouille Sausage Gumbo

Beloved around the world, filé and molokhia add a slick, soothing texture to soups and stews worth adding to your repertoire<p>Preheat the oven to 350°. …

Scientists Are at a Loss to Explain This Mysterious Cosmic Radio Signal

"It's so brand new and so unknown."<p>There are now 22 of them, and we still have no idea what they are, what they mean, or where in the Universe they …

17 Recipes That Actually Got Me Through Whole30

From someone who can barely cook and likes to eat.<p>Because of that, I can promise all of these recipes: are simple and easy to make<p>* don't use any fancy appliances because I have a tiny-ass kitchen and three roommates<p>* require no outlandish ingredients, except for a few Whole30-specific things that …

How have you used Netflix this long without knowing these 10 tips and tricks?

Study after study attribute the increased number of households without a cable or satellite TV subscription at least in part to Netflix is a …

'Infuriated' United pilots union slams cops for forcibly dragging passenger from plane

"The safety and well-being of our passengers is the highest priority for United pilots, and this should not have escalated into a violent encounter," United Master Executive Council, the union representing the airline's 12,500 pilots, wrote in a letter.<p>"United pilots are infuriated by this …

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'Exploding' soup dumpling video angers Asian foodies

<b>Asian food lovers are fuming over a video they say "manhandles" traditional soup dumplings.</b><p>The video published by Time Out London on Facebook shows diners attempting to burst their Xiao Long Bao (little basket buns), and throw out the soup.<p>Originating in China, Xiao Long Bao have a passionate …

Cookie a day: Man loses 55 pounds with simple weight loss tactic

Sol Orwell realised he needed to lose weight when he was defeated by a walk in the mountains of South America just 15 seconds in.<p>Living in Argentina …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

A fully loaded guide to the ultimate cooking recipes. Providing quick and easy cooking methods based on the Mediterranean culinary culture, Your Food …

19 Easy Single-Person Cooking Ideas That Won't Waste Food Or Get Boring

The best part? There's no one to argue with you about eating dessert.

14 Ways To Reduce Bloating During Your Period

<b>We at Bustle love giving you tips for how to tap into your sexual potential and troubleshoot when things aren’t going your way in the bedroom. But</b> …

Everything About Your ‘Healthy’ Diet Is Bad And Wrong

There’s some good news and some bad news. When it comes to your diet, you’ve likely been doing everything wrong. On the bright side, you’ll never …

9 Simple Changes That Helped Me Lose 45 Pounds—and Keep It Off

Fitness blogger Katie Dunlop melted off 45 extra pounds in a sustainable, healthy, and fun way. Here’s how you can too.<p>Katie Dunlop’s journey began …

5 Recipes That Will Teach You the Art of 30-Minute Meals

As much as I truly enjoy cooking, weeknights can be rough, and the dinner struggle is real. But at the first mention of 30-minute meals, I knew that …