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The Gaza Strip Is Only 25 Miles Long. Here’s How It Became the Center of Decades of Conflict

The border between Gaza and Israel has once again become the focal point for clashes between protesters and Israeli troops, as Palestinians …

Israel

Coffee-Walnut Cake Is the British Cake You Need to Know

Make the cake:<p>Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven and heat to 325°F. Coat 2 (8-inch) round cake pans with butter, then line the bottoms with …

Dessert

Chocotorta Recipe on Food52

• 15 ounces dulce de leche<br>• 2 8 oz boxes of cream cheese, left out to soften<br>• 2 cups brewed coffee or espresso<br>• 2-3 packs of chocolate cookies, however many it takes to line your dish of choice<p>In a bowl, mix the dulce de leche and soft cream cheese until they’re completely combined. It should be a light …

Dessert

10 No-Knead Bread Recipes You Can Make With 10 Ingredients or Less

Requiring few ingredients and no kneading at all, these recipes are perfect for the beginner baker.<p>No-knead breads have been around for thousands of …

Bread

ruffled milk pie

Heat oven to 350 degrees F. Brush a 9-inch round cake pan lightly with butter, then use a large sheet of parchment paper to fit into the bottom and …

Baking

Days, Weeks, Years? Scientists Say Hawaii Volcano Eruption Has No End In Sight

<b>Updated at 10:25 p.m. ET</b><p>The eruption at Hawaii's Kilauea volcano continues. The lava has now destroyed at least 35 structures and covered the equivalent of more than 75 football fields.<p>Scientists have been tracking this event since it started last week — but there are still big unanswered …

Geology

Why the Italian Lakes should be your next holiday destination

We’ll be the first to admit that we’re a little bit biased when it comes to the Italian Lakes — after all, who wouldn’t want to enjoy morning coffee …

Italy

Chocolate Olive Oil Cake (If You Wonder What Can You Do in 30 Minutes)

This chocolate olive oil cake is super moist, rich, and very chocolatey. A quick and easy dessert that you can prepare in only 30 minutes. A perfect …

Dessert

5 Easy Pasta Sauces to Know by Heart

Go to just about any Italian restaurant and you'll see a handful of staple pasta dishes like Bolognese and Alfredo. Those essentials please just …

Cooking

Breaded chicken cutlets that can go in (or on) just about anything

It's hard to beat the versatility of a breaded chicken cutlet - on a salad, in a sandwich, over a bed of mashed potatoes. You can't go wrong.<p>The key …

Beautiful views of Rome's iconic Trevi Fountain

Located in the Trevi district of Rome, the Trevi Fountain is one of the most famous sites in the city. It was constructed by order of Pope Clement XII between 1732 and 1762 at the ending point of the Roman aqueduct Aqua Virgo. At the center of Trevi Fountain is the god of the sea, Oceanus, riding a …

Italy

Amazon Spent Years Learning What It Takes to Do Great Work. These 4 Steps Contributed Most to Its Success

"Skill is overrated," says Jeff Bezos. These four things are not.<p>Yesterday, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos published his annual letter to shareholders, and it's got some great advice for anyone who is striving to do great work.<p>After commending Amazon employees for their commitment to excellence, and …

Leadership

Former President George HW Bush buoyed by tributes to wife

HOUSTON (AP) — In his first public comments since his wife's death, former President George H.W. Bush said Wednesday that he used to tease his spouse …

City Halls

‘Mission Accomplished’ and the Meme Presidency

Donald Trump used an infamous phrase to describe U.S. military action in Syria, the latest in the president’s tradition of remixing and amplifying messages from his predecessors.<p>Everyone remembers the banner. It was huge, for one thing—those gigantic soft-brush stars and stripes, the big letters …

Donald Trump

Tax procrastinators should grab these breaks now

If you still haven't filed your taxes, here's a bit of good news: You may still have a shot at saving money.<p>A recent survey from Pollfish revealed that 21% of Americans are waiting until April 17 — the day by which filers must submit their returns and pay Uncle Sam — to file their taxes.<p>The IRS …

Retirement

Easy 9x13 Cobbler Recipes That'll Make Sure Everyone Gets Seconds

Because if we're being honest, the 8x8 is never really enough.<p>Though cobblers may be seen as an easy Southern classic, it takes the perfect balance …

Baking

Old Fashioned Peach Cobbler Recipe

"I was searching for a peach cobbler recipe that reminded me of the yummy dessert I ate as a young girl in Southeast Missouri. No shortcuts here. …

13 Sugar-Free Dessert Recipes That Will Actually Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

Yum-worthy and totally guilt-free.<p>So, you’ve decided to start a sugar detox. Or maybe you just want to cut your intake to see if you feel better …

Dessert

The Top 15 Beaches on the East Coast

Great Point, at the easternmost end of the island of Nantucket, is one of the most secluded beaches in the world. That's because you need a 4x4 and a …

New England

A Cheap and Easy Substitute for Heavy Cream

2-Ingredient Heavy Cream Substitute<p>Updated November 07, 2017<p>Need heavy cream for a recipe you're making? Use this cheap and easy stand-in, so you …

Tasty Tiramisu Panna Cotta

This Italian tiramisu panna cotta it has a very unique and creamy tiramisu taste. It is an ideal recipe for anyone who likes the taste of coffee and …

The Nutritionist-Approved Hack That Made My Coffee Taste So Much Better

This easy add-in will change the way you drink your coffee (trust).<p>I’ve never really liked the taste of coffee. I usually try to offset its …

How To Grow Unlimited Amounts Of Blueberries In Your Backyard

Blueberries are not only delicious snack but they are also very healthy fruit too. Whether you eat them raw, squeezed in your juice, added to your …

Here's What Your Tomato Sauce Is Missing

Tomato-based pasta sauce can either be incredibly simple or very involved. Whether you’re making Marcella Hazan’s three-ingredient sauce or a …

Who was here first? A new study explains the origins of ancient Indians

A new paper authored by 92 scientists from around the globe that was posted online this weekend could settle some major questions about the subcontinent’s history and what that means for various theories of Indian civilisation. The paper, titled “The Genomic Formation of South and Central Asia,” …

Anthropology

6 Weird, Paranormal Things Dogs Can Sense That Most Humans Can’t

Pets are the best, especially dogs. They're your companion when you need a friend, they cuddle whenever you're feeling lonely, and they can make you …

11 Common Steak Mistakes (And How To Fix Them)

Finally get that perfect sear.

BBQ

9x13 Dessert Wonders That'll Seriously Wow Any Crowd

Sheet cakes, cobblers, bar cookies—oh my!<p>Try as we might, we’ve yet to find a handier sidekick in the kitchen than our 9x13 baking dish. From …

Dessert

The Dead Bodies of Benito Mussolini, His Mistress Claretta Petacci and Other Executed Fascists on Display in Milan, 1945

On 25 April 1945, allied troops were advancing into northern Italy, and the collapse of the Salò Republic was imminent. Mussolini and his mistress …

World History