Michael Bergey

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You’ve Been Making French Toast All Wrong (Here’s How to Do It Right)

A plate of perfect French toast—crispy round the edges, custardy in the center, and capped off with an amber kiss of maple syrup—is a thing of …

I’m a Nutritionist and These Are the 7 Foods That Are Always in My Fridge

A well-stocked fridge is the secret to a quick, yummy, nutritious meal.<p>Grocery shopping can be overwhelming — so many aisles, endless products, and …

Nutrition

Cheater’s White Wine Coq au Vin

1. Season the chicken with salt and pepper. In a large skillet, melt the butter over medium heat. Add the chicken to the skillet and cook until it’s …

Recipes

10 Years After the Crash, the Boom Times Are Back in Real Estate—but Way Different

As anniversaries go, it's a nerve-racking but inescapable one: It's been 10 long years since the widespread real estate crash that precipitated the …

China may have peaked — and the world should prepare

As President Trump travels through Asia this week trying to rally support against North Korea, we are missing what is an even greater challenge, something that could very well change the very nature of international politics as we perceive it.<p>In fact, Asia's greatest challenge today is not a …

15,000 Scientists From 184 Countries Are Warning Humankind We Are Screwed

Human impacts on the environment are putting our future at risk, they say.<p>More than 15,000 scientists from 184 countries warn the evidence is clear: Current and future human health and wellbeing are at serious risk from climate change, deforestation, loss of access to freshwater, species …

Commercial Real Estate, Which Fueled Trump’s Fortune, Fares Well in Tax Plan

WASHINGTON — An industry familiar to President Trump appears to have emerged from the Republican tax rewrite relatively unscathed: commercial real estate.<p>For months, commercial real estate developers had been concerned that the tax plan in the works would make it more difficult or expensive for …

This Is the Only Way I Use Leftover Mashed Potatoes

Arrange a rack in the middle of oven and heat to 400°F. Lightly coat the cups of a mini-muffin tin with cooking spray or butter.<p>Place the mashed …

25 Most Popular Slow-Cooker Recipes

"What to slow-cook, what to slow-cook?" you may be wondering. Yes, the possibilities are infinite and Pinterest recipes are abundant, but what's …

The Oatmeal Cookie Recipes That Are Better Than Your Grandma's

Get baking!<p>Oatmeal cookies are the most underrated cookie in the country. Chocolate chip cookies get all the glory, and it’s easy to understand why, but oatmeal cookies deserve just as much love.<p>For one, they have a wholesome quality to them thanks to the addition of good-for-you oats. Just think …

This Is How You Cook Crispy, Juicy Chicken Thighs Every Time

Bone-in, skin-on chicken thighs are a wallet-friendly cut that won't kill your weekly food budget, plus they're wildly versatile and easy to make. …

Aerial footage shows 'Mother Of All Bombs' hitting Isil target

Video released by US Forces Afghanistan shows the moment a Moab bomb hit Islamic States cave and tunnel network in the east of the country.

Insanely Easy Weeknight Dinners To Try This Week

Every week, we're delivering five easy-to-make, insanely delicious dinners, so you can put that takeout habit on hold.<p>Monday: Loaded Baked Sweet …

Newly declassified films show US nuclear tests - CNN Video

The US government recently declassified films showing some of the 210 atmospheric nuclear tests it conducted between 1945 and 1962.

13 Spiked Hot Chocolate Recipes to Keep You Toasty This Winter

No matter how many hot cocoa recipes you try, let’s face it: It’s hard to screw up hot chocolate. As long as you have all your hot cocoa bar essentials in order, it doesn’t take much to whip up a delicious chocolatey beverage. Know what can make hot cocoa even <i>more</i> fun? BOOZE! From the newest trend …

Recipes

What Happened to Admiral Kuznetsov: Photo of Towing of Russian Aircraft Carrier Published Online

Donate<p>The Admiral Kuznetsov aircraft carrier and an unknown vessel at the Alboran Sea near the coast of Morocco (Photo: Getty Image / DigitalGlobe / …

Military

So apparently red wine brownies are a thing and we need them ASAP

For obvious reasons, we love a good brownie that crumbles in our mouth. And guess what? Today is our lucky day (and yours!), because <i>Cosmo</i> let us know …

Crazy Addictive Cornmeal Biscuits With Cheddar, Chives and Jalapeños

For the novice baker, making buttermilk biscuits from scratch might seem like a terrifying culinary endeavor. But truthfully, this flavored buttery quick bread only requires a few simple steps and a really hot oven. You won’t regret whipping up a batch: Each addictive mouthful is loaded with …

Recipes

Russia Reveals 'Satan 2' Nuclear Missile Capable of Destroying Texas in One Blow

Russia is flexing its military muscle as tensions with the US simmer in the wake of a heated third presidential debate, where Democratic candidate …

Best Foods for Brain Health

It’s not something we often think about, but what you eat affects your brain’s ability to function. I remember my mom telling me this in regards to …

7 Scrumptious Gumbo Recipes

1 of 7<p>Lucy Buffett’s Winter Gumbo<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 7<p>Shrimp-and-Andouille Gumbo Dip<p>3 of 7<p>Shrimp-and-Crab Gumbo Over Grits<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 7<p>Shrimp and …

Chicken Adobo Is the Greatest Recipe of All Time

Assistant food editor Amelia Rampe explains why Filipino chicken adobo is the greatest recipe of all time and how to make it.<p><i>You know those recipes we hold near and dear to our hearts because they really are the greatest of all time? Well, our Greatest Recipe of All Time series is where we wax</i> …

Recipes

The Obama Years in One Chart

Obama’s approval ratings are doing fairly well these days—comfortably and consistently over 50 percent. This, while the number of Americans who say …

17 Brain-Shattering Optical Illusions

Hold onto your screens.

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Russian Man Volunteers For First Human Head Transplant

In news that is so weird, you almost won’t believe it, a Russian man has volunteered to be the victim for the world’s first head transplant, which …

Duke University

Hillary's Trillion Dollar IRS Tax Hikes Will Hit Your Wallet

Hillary Clinton’s candidacy is historic, but her spending is too. Calling Hillary Clinton, the underdog, the Wall Street Journal reported that she has spent $57 million on ads so far. That compares to Trump’s almost laughably small $3.6 million. But Hillary might also be <i>collecting</i> big if she is …

10 Whiskey Drinks That Will Become Your New Go-To Cocktails

Whiskey sour, who?<p>Because there's a wide world beyond your knee-jerk college drink orders (ahem, whiskey sours and whiskey gingers), it's a better time than ever to study up on these 10 whiskey cocktails that you can easily taste-test at home. Plus, they're just as delicious as your faithful bar …

Recipes

NASA’s Mars-Bound Rocket Just Passed a Major Test

To get the world’s most powerful rocket off the ground, it’s going to take some serious thrust from its rocket boosters. Today, NASA successfully …

Space Travel