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The Truth About Ugly Foods: They're Delicious, Abundant And Good For The Planet

Tim Wharton bristles at being called a "foodie," with its connotation of lush, sumptuous "food porn." He prefers "gastronaut," a label popularized by late British television chef Keith Floyd, for its evocation of intrepid culinary exploration.<p>Wharton's provocative new book Ugly Food: Overlooked and …

Food

6 Healthy Recipes For When You Barely Have Time to Cook

When all I have in my fridge is a wilted head of radicchio and other odds and ends, I can make these chickpeas in about 10 minutes and suddenly have a salad with texture and depth.<p><i>For</i> Bon Appetit<i>, by Chris Morocco.</i><p>One-Skillet Steak and Spring Veg with Spicy Mustard<p>I enjoy eating steak every so …

Foodies

Super-Fluffy Japanese Pancakes Are Within Your Reach

If you’ve been on Pinterest recently, odds are you’ve come across stacks of emoji-level perfect Japanese pancakes as fluffy and enticing as an edible …

Breakfast

10 Hearty, Juicy Ways to Make Meat-Free Prime Ribs

Spring weather is finally here to stay and we are so delighted because it means that it’s time for block parties, food festivals, and rooftop …

Vegan Recipes

5 things referees can teach us about being hated at work

Imagine you are giving a presentation for work and everyone is waiting for you to screw up. Not only will millions of people all over the world see …

Basketball

When in Rome: Michigan football team hits the field

The Michigan football team’s trip to Rome continued Thursday and this time the activities looked a little more like home.<p>The squad held their first …

College Football

This adorable device might be the world’s smallest 4G smartphone — check it out

As most other smartphones get bigger, a new phone is headed in the opposite direction.<p>Called Jelly, the tiny 4G smartphone is one of the world's smallest. Seriously, it's itsy-bitsy.<p>Look:<p>Jelly has a 2.45-inch display, and is about 3.6 inches tall and about 1.7 inches wide. Despite its small size, …

Gear & Gadgets

Are We Falling Into Recession?

The latest readings on 2017 Q1 GDP growth continue to get revised lower and are on the fast track to turn negative.<p>Are we falling into recession?<p>What …

Stocks

Warren 'troubled' by Obama's big Wall Street speech payday

<b>(CNN) —</b> Sen. Elizabeth Warren is "troubled" to hear that President Barack Obama will receive $400,000 to speak at a Wall Street health conference in September.<p>"I was troubled by that," the Massachusetts Democrat said Thursday on SiriusXM's "Alter Family Politics." "One of the things I talk about in …

Wall Street

This Lost Ancient City in Peru Is Even More Amazing Than Machu Picchu

And a new cable car will give you unbelievable views.<p>A new cable car has opened in Peru to take visitors all the way up to Kuelap, one of the largest …

South America

What Street Food Looks Like in 30 Countries Around the World

And why it's so important for the liveliness of our cities<p>“It really is a type of haute cuisine,” says Krishnendu Ray, associate professor and …

Cities

20 Best Upholstered Chairs - Living Room Furniture

Take a load off on these beauties.<p>1 of 20<p>Mademoiselle Chair<p>$1,295; Modshop<p>Dering Hall<p>2 of 20<p>Cigar Lounge Chair<p>Price upon request; Kimberly Denman<p>Dering Hall<p>3 of 20<p>1960s Italian Armchair<p>Dering Hall<p>Advertisement - Continue Reading Below<p>4 of 20<p>Bluette Armchair<p>Price upon request; Promemoria<p>Dering Hall<p>5 …

Furniture

Spring Classics: How To Make Them “Yours”

<i>The personal touch comes in the form of small details</i><p><i>In partnership with J.Crew and ShopStyle.</i><p>One of the “issues” I’ve discovered that guys have when …

Clothing

The Official Dos and Don'ts of Cocktail Attire for Women

Dress codes are something people don't talk about enough. From white tie to cocktail attire, the number of gray areas regarding what and what not to …

Clothing

2017 NFL Draft: Trade rumors swirling around Titans; Kiper, McShay now project Trubisky No. 1 to Browns

<i>The 2017 NFL draft starts Thursday at 8 p.m. Get up to speed with all the latest pre-draft news and analysis The Washington Post has to offer, then check back on draft night for live pick-by-pick analysis.</i><p><b>The 2017 NFL Draft on The Washington Post</b><p><b>What you need to know | Latest news, analysis | Mock</b> …

NFL Draft

Mets' April gets worse as Syndergaard has a 'tired arm,' scratched from start

The Mets' ace will miss his scheduled Thursday start thanks to injury<p>Mets ace Noah Syndergaard was slated to start in day action Thursday against the Braves. Instead, it'll be Matt Harvey, as Syndergaard is dealing with a "tired arm" right now, according to Mets beat writer Anthony DiComo of …

New York Mets

Warriors, Charles Barkley and Bob Ley pay tribute to fired ESPN workers

Around 100 employees, including well-known names, lost their jobs ESPN looking to cut costs as subscriber base falls<p>After a tumultuous day at ESPN, in which the broadcaster laid off around 100 employees on Wednesday, including some of the network’s most popular on-air and online personalities, …

ESPN

Chinese anger over 'acid pollution' images

<b>Recent aerial photographs of extensive pollution at industrial sites in northern China have caused a public outcry, and calls for action from the authorities.</b><p>The images, taken by a drone, show a cluster of dark red and rust-coloured pits occupying a big patch of land in a village called Nanzhaofu …

Environment

Better Buy: Home Depot vs. Lowe's

A growing housing market has sustained both <b>Home Depot</b> (NYSE: HD) and <b>Lowe's</b> (NYSE: LOW), allowing each to post exceptional fourth-quarter and full-year 2016 earnings reports that handily beat analyst expectations across the board on revenue, profit, and comparable-store sales.But as we head into the …

Stocks

Feds Say It's Too Dangerous To Share Dakota Access Oil Spill Report

The Army Corps claims the information "could endanger people's lives" if misused.<p>A federal agency won’t release a study about the potential effects of a Dakota Access Pipeline oil spill because it claims information in the report could put lives at risk.<p>The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers made the …

Environment

Sound Waves Enhance Deep Sleep and Memory

<i>Summary: Gentle noise stimulation can enhance sleep quality and improve memory in older people, a new study reports.</i><p>Source: Northwestern</b> …

Neuroscience

Small Urban Garden Design Ideas

You need small urban garden inspiration...<p>Create the perfect small urban garden. Is your yard or garden small on space? Urban gardens have their own …

Landscaping

7 Things You Need To Stop Doing To Be More Productive, Backed By Science

When I was 17 years old, I used to work and study for about 20 hours a day. I went to school, did my homework during breaks and managed a …

Productivity

How to Clean Your Toilet in Just 3 Minutes

<i>‘Tis the season to purge, tackle those cluttered closets, and deep clean *everything* in sight. Follow my Spring into Clean series with Brit + Co through March and April for tips, hacks, and tricks. Happy (spring) cleaning, all!</i><p>Cleaning your toilet is probably the least glamorous job on your chore …

Tree

Tree

California campers receive disturbing rape threats from group of outdoorsmen

A tranquil setting to unwind along the water became the scene of a harrowing incident.<p>A local couple thought they had found just what they were looking for in Colfax, Calif., but soon after they unpacked on Easter weekend, their storybook stay at the Bear River Campground felt more like the …

Crime

Sessions vows to press legal fight on sanctuary cities

Attorney General Jeff Sessions is promising to keep up the legal battle to carry out President Donald Trump's executive order targeting so-called sanctuary cities, but the top lawman is stopping short of echoing Trump's pledge to take the issue to the Supreme Court.<p>In a statement Wednesday night, …

Immigration

This anti-inflammatory food pyramid will help you build the ultimate healthy diet

Inflammation is right up there with sugar in terms of scary wellness words. You’ve probably heard the laundry list of ailments it’s tied to: acne, …

Nutrition

Why You Should Always Ask For A Second Opinion

1 diagnosis in 5 is completely wrong. So why don't patients demand another look-see?<p>Two years ago, when actress-singer Rita Wilson was 58, she underwent a double mastectomy and had this to say about it: Getting a second opinion saved her life.<p>Wilson was right to insist on a second opinion, …

Health Care

Meet the CEO Inspiring the Next Generation of Girl Problem Solvers

Debbie Sterling has never been your typical engineer.<p>In one of her first undergraduate engineering classes at Stanford University, she was tasked …

DC Entertainment