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14 Recipes that Celebrate the Humble Spud

If the potato were a secret agent or worldwide criminal on the lam, it would never be caught: It has a passport from any country, slips on any disguise so convincingly you always think it's the best version of itself. <b>The potato is as close to any shape-shifter as I know</b>, showing up gracefully as …

Cooking

A simple 2-minute trick to calm a racing mind

Replays of awkward interactions, missed opportunities and embarrassing regrets distract us during the day and keep us up at night.<p>Think about how many times you’ve agonized over some dumb thing you said. Or rehearsed a conversation that hasn’t happened—and might not ever. Or couldn’t get that …

Dog Scouts of America Is Fur Real - And It's Awesome

They don’t go door-to-door selling cookies or popcorn, but they are just as cute as the scouts who do. Lonnie Wilson founded Dog Scouts of America in …

Are Women Better Dog Trainers Than Men?

Women seem to dominate the field of companion dog training.<p>I was at a weekend dog training workshop designed for people who were dog obedience …

Dogs

German Shepherd With Short Spine Syndrome Rescued in Minnesota, Generates Outpouring of Support on Social Media

A stunted dog with a rare condition is looking for a home.<p>Quasimodo, a purebred German shepherd with short spine syndrome, is gaining fans online …

Pets

Here's what fruits and vegetables looked like before we domesticated them

Genetically modified foods, or GMOs, inspire strong reactions nowadays, but humans have been tweaking the genetics of our favorite produce for millennia.<p>While GMOs may involve splicing genes from other organisms (such as bacteria) to give plants desired traits — like resistance to pests, selective …

Consult your vet to test your dog for Canine Cognitive Dysfunction

<b>Our 11-year-old dog started wandering out of the bedroom at night. He is pacing. Sometimes he has an accident. This is very uncharacteristic. We have</b> …

Oceanside rescue mutt heads to Westminster

A month from today, Phineas — a rescued pit bull mix from Oceanside — could be a “top dog” at the Westminster Kennel Club’s 140th annual show in New …

Lady Gaga on Being Raped at 19: 'It Changed Who I Was Completely'

Lady Gaga – who recorded the emotional song “Til It Happens to You” for <i>The Hunting Ground,</i> a documentary on campus rape – has opened up about her own …

What's Your Go-To Cheap Dinner Recipe?

Tell us! We want to know.

Cooking

Oregon Shooting Victim's Service Dog Never Left Her Side, Now Comforts Her Fiancé

Devastating.<p>Please have a year's supply of tissues on hand for this next story.<p>When a shooter entered Oregon's Umqua Community College on Oct. 1, 2015, and murdered nine students, one of the people killed was Sarena Moore, reports CNN. The shooter told Moore to get back in her wheelchair and even …

Wheelchairs

17 Of The Most Underrated National Parks In America

Move over, Yellowstone.

National Parks