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Melt Away Butter Cookies

These butter cookies are flavored with almond extract and vanilla extract and sprinkled with a little sugar. Shape them into cylinders or logs or …

Android exploit adds secret, thieving layers to your phone

Researchers from UC Santa Barbara and Georgia Tech have discovered a fresh class of Android attacks, called Cloak and Dagger, that can operate secretly on a phone, allowing hackers to log keystrokes, install software and otherwise control a device without alerting its owner. Cloak and Dagger …

Las Vegas For Non-Gamblers: Five Things To Do + Where To Stay

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Las Vegas

Summer on a Stick: Creamy Coconut Mojito Ice Pops

Cocktails in Popsicle form will always be one of my favorite parts of summer. I mean, when else is it acceptable to gorge on icy-cool treats spiked …

Fox, Disney, CBS, Time Warner, Viacom protest proposed FCC set-top box rules

The nation's largest media companies are banding together to protest proposed Federal Communications Commission rules designed to spur competition in the TV set-top box manufacturing market.<p>Walt Disney Co.,<p>CBS Corp., 21st CenturyFox, A&E Television Networks, Time Warner Inc. , Scripps Networks …

For Good Luck, Make Hoppin' John on New Year's Day

This hearty bean dish could make you rich...but there's no doubt it will be delicious.<p>My family is superstitious. We hold our breath when driving …

How Long To Cook A Turkey Per Pound

Stop wondering and get the answers.<p>Despite all of our best attempts, no one we know has ever cooked an entire Thanksgiving dinner stress-free. We understand why. There are a lot of sides to juggle, oven times to consider, calculations to make for how long to cook a turkey per pound ― and oh, you …

Cooking

'The Soup' is off! E! and Joel McHale to end comedy show making fun of pop culture

"The Soup" is coming off E! Entertainment's menu.<p>The 22-year-old weekly comedy show that skewers pop culture, reality TV and all things Kardashian is winding down. The series, which has been hosted by Joel McHale for the last 12 years, will end its run Dec. 18.<p><b>NEWSLETTER: Get the day's top</b> …

Do humans stand a chance in Earth’s sixth mass extinction?

Scientists recently suggested that the Earth’s sixth mass extinction has begun. As terrifying as that sounds, surely humans are too smart and too important to get wiped out? Paleontologists have long tried to shed light on this question by looking for general rules that might predict the survival …

Paleontology

Scientists studying starlight can tell you: Our universe is going dark

We know that our universe has already lived through great number of exciting phases. But new research released overnight shows the universe has long passed its peak and is slowly but surely dying.<p>The research was presented at the year’s largest gathering of astronomers at the International …

Black Holes

The One Chest Move You Should be Doing

All of us meatheads are the same. We love to bench press and incline press. We have done these exercises so much that we may have had to take a break …

10 upper-body moves that build your core

You've heard it before: “Abs are made in the kitchen.” Yes, that’s partly true, but they’re made in the gym too—for any muscle to grow in size and …

Finding balance in L.A.'s minimum wage discussion

Rob Lohman took a huge risk five years ago when he started a company in downtown Los Angeles that makes eco-chic clothing out of organic cotton and hemp.<p>One day last year he was surprised to get a call from Los Angeles Mayor<p>Eric Garcetti.<p>"He wanted to feel me out on what the impact of the minimum …

Full Body Workout vs Split Routine (Video)

There are both positives and negatives to split exercise routines and full body work outs. I understand how confusing and frustrating this question …

Exercise

How Can I Tell How Strong I Am?

Of course, it can still be helpful to have numbers to strive for. “If you never measure yourself objectively, you’ll never actually know how fit you are or how to improve,” says James Sjostrom, SFG, owner CrossFit NRG in Salt Lake City, Utah. The bonus: Making performance your goal often comes with …

6 Things You Should Know About Creatine

1 of 7<p>Why is creatine such a popular weightlifting supplement? Simple. It’s been widely researched and proven to deliver impressive results. …

Nutrition

Getting Started With Low Key Portraiture

Most people take low key for granted, and think that one just needs to underexpose and all is set. The reality, however, is quite different. First of …

10 Citrus Recipes to Brighten Cold, Dreary Days

Cold weather giving you the blues? Try brightening up your winter recipes with some fresh citrus fruits! Lemons, limes, grapefruits and oranges are at their sweetest and juiciest during the cold winter months, and they add a refreshing burst of flavor that will make you think of sunshine.<p><b>1. Citrus</b> …

12 must-have Super Bowl party dishes to serve this year

Hosting a Super-Bowl party is as much about the delicious snacks than watching the game itself. From cheesy dips, to sliders, to decadent sweets, the options are seemingly endless. In honor of the game, we've rounded up some of the most popular recipes from Pinterest, and they are insanely …

Top 5 Muscle-Building Exercises for the Back

1 of 5<p>1. Pull-ups / Chin-ups<p>When you see someone walking around the gym with a big back, you can guarantee they can jump up and kill 15-20 pull-ups …

Bands

Paul Felder wins at UFC 182 with incredible spinning knockout punch

Undefeated lightweight Paul Felder improved to 10-0 Saturday night in Las Vegas at UFC 182 with a dominant win over Danny Castillo that ended in the second round. Felder caught Castillo with a brutal spinning back fist that dropped him to the canvas.<p>Felder won a $50,000 bonus for putting in one of …

Las Vegas

You can buy the world’s most expensive soccer player for just €220 million

European soccer’s midseason transfer window—when clubs are permitted to buy and sell players—is open for the next month, meaning things could get a bit crazy in the next few weeks as clubs try to salvage or cement their seasons with expensive additions.<p>But if you want to buy the best players it is …

Soccer

Aaron Hernandez's downward spiral

Watch "Downward Spiral: Inside the Case Against Aaron Hernandez" tonight at 9 ET.<p><b>(CNN) —</b> More than 18 months ago, the body of Odin Lloyd was found in an industrial park in North Attleboro, Massachusetts. Lloyd had been shot seven times near a pile of construction waste.<p>The semipro football player …

Crime

10 Tricks for Bigger, Healthier Shoulders

Cannonball DeltsThere is no denying it, great shoulders complete a physique. They give you width and top off that coveted V-taper. Your waist can be …

Fitness

French Silk Pie Bars (and a Surprise-Inside Cakes giveaway!)

Today I’ve got the best present for you: something that’s going to reawaken your sense of kitchen whimsy. No, not these French Silk Pie Bars, though …

Raspberry Rosé Cake for Better Homes and Gardens

Hi all! Today you can find me on the Better Homes and Gardens blog again, and this time I'm showing you how to make an easy celebration cake. Rosé …

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Learn How to Make Tender, Falling-off-the-Bone Barbecue Ribs at Home

Fall-off-the-bone barbecued ribs are summer eating at its best—learn how to make them at home in this grilling video.<p>We love the smoky, fall-off-the bone ribs served up at genuine barbecue joints. But hey—let's be realistic. We can't pay a visit to our favorite pitmasters every time a craving …

BBQ

40 Main Dishes for Your July 4th Feast

Gallery40 Main Dishes for Your July 4th Feast<p>Believe it or not, July 4th is mere days away. Is it just me, or does anyone else hear the majestic spirits of our forefathers calling us to the great outdoors to revel in cold drinks, grilled delicacies, and elaborate pyrotechnics? No? Just excited for …