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Green onions: The unheralded, phytonutrient-rich super food

They say an apple a day keeps the doctor away. That depends on the type of apple -- some varieties are better for you than others.<p>Jo Robinson, author …

Nutrition

Will cotton candy-flavored grapes compete with classic varieties for a seat at the table?

Table grapes are seedless and convenient, but they don't have a lot of flavor. Some producers are hoping to change that with Cotton Candy, the grape …

5 Cocktails to Make This Weekend

It's just about time to call it weekend and fix up an August-appropriate cocktail. Here are 5 drink recipes that'll help you take a break in style.<p>Peach Caipirinha<p>If there are eat-over-the-sink juicy peaches at your local farmers' market, grab a bunch and use some for these easy cachaça cocktails, …

Quick & Easy Paella - Oven Baked Sausage & Shrimp Paella Recipe

Molecular Gastronomy Wire

Three weeks after <i>Esquire</i> restaurant man <b>John Mariani</b> bashed molecular gastronomy for the the 30th time, cookbook author <b>Colman Andrews</b> boldly writes a defense. Quote: "Mariani's remarkable contention that avant garde cuisine has had no influence is <b>so far off base</b> as to be <b>absolutely stunning</b>." Andrews …

It's Friday! What's your happy hour order? We're eyeing this Jalapeño Bloody Mary with Quick Pickled Vegetables -http://bit.ly/13LQ1kT

How To Grill Your Breakfast

The most important meal of the day. Grilled.

Plywood Report

Construction is underway in Jacksonville, Florida for the first local outpost of <b>PDQ</b>, aka the Tampa-based chicken chain partially owned by NFL quarterback <b>Tim Tebow</b>. Earlier this year, Tebow announced plans to finance as many as seven upcoming PDQ locations in the south. [Florida-Times Union]

Pack It: Steri-Pen

If you’ve traveled, hiked, or spent any number of weeks in a developing country, chances are you have a story: hours spent crumpled on the floor of a …

Restaurant Mogul Danny Meyer's Barbecue Joint Is Devising A New Menu For Delta

Meyer's Union Square Hospitality Group announced today that it will create "BusinessElite Express Meals" for Delta's three daily flights between New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport and London-Heathrow.<p>The menu will be devised by chef Kenny Callaghan and Chef de Cuisine Jeffrey Held of …

Travel photography just got creepier

Not going to lie — sometimes I use Google Street View for less than savory purposes (like when I want to see what the outside of Benedict …

Priceline's Rentalcars.com Could Be the Next Big Thing

Which company is poised to be the next Booking.com? Perhaps it will be another company, like Booking.com, within the Priceline Group’s own portfolio, …

Top Ten Hurricane Season Hot Spots, According To MissTravel

You'd think that travelers would stay far away from the Caribbean during summer's peak hurricane season.<p>But users of the website MissTravel.com have booked 20,000 non-domestic trips for the month of August -- prime time for hurricanes -- with the majority of the destinations located in the …

Staying at a Hotel? Here's How to Get an Upgrade

When people discover I've spent 10 years in the hotel business, there is one question that seems to thrust itself to the forefront, one question everyone seems to want answered. They pause, throw a quick look around, lean in a centimeter, and then ask:<p>"How do you get upgraded?"<p>I intend, in this …

10 ways to kill time at the airport

Your bags have been checked, your boarding pass issued... and now you’ve got hours to wait before getting on your plane. What can you do with an airport layover?<p>Plenty, as it turns out. Here are some of our suggestions:<p>Exercise<p>Feeling your muscles atrophy from all those flight delays? Hit the gym! …

Inflight entertainment 2.0?

Airlines are finding creative ways to lure passengers onboard – or at least keep them entertained while in the air.<p>Flyers have become accustomed to airline frugality, especially when it comes to domestic travel. Passengers often have to pay for checked bags, while complimentary food and drink have …

Priceline's Stock Now Almost $1000 a Share, Post Upbeat Earnings

Shares of Priceline.com Inc. approached $1,000 in trading Friday, a day after the travel website announced second-quarter results that jumped 24 …

A dream realized on Lady Elliot Island [pics]

As a boy, on holidays at my grandmother’s house there was a cherished hardback book I would pore over, losing myself for hours in pictures and …

Japanese Town Offers Ninja Training Camp

A town in Japan is encouraging tourists to sign up to its ninja-training school and learn the art of warfare.<p>Ever fantasised about throwing a ninja …

11 Takeaways from IHG's Game-Changing Hotel Rate Agreement

The UK’s Office of Fair Trading entered into a landmark hotel-rate agreement, subject to final approval, with InterContinental Hotels Group, …

Sandals CEO Becomes Frontman in Resorts' Social Media Campaign

Sandals Resorts wants more Facebook followers so it’s putting its surprisingly young-looking CEO Adam Stewart front and center in a new social media …

10 Reasons Why People Fall in Love With San Miguel de Allende

<b>Magical San Miguel de Allende</b><p>Located in central Mexico, San Miguel de Allende has no beaches or blue waters like the Mexican resorts of Cancun, Cozumel, or Los Cabos. And it isn't easy to get to directly from many U.S. or Canadian cities. You might have to book a connecting flight in Houston or …

Tango Means Embrace

I met my Czech friend, Lída, as a guide in Budapest back in communist times. It was 1988, and things were just starting to loosen up. Lída was leading a group from Czechoslovakia to Hungary, which was the place communists went for a wild escape and a little whiff of the West. Budapest had just …

When It Comes To Your Data, It’s Time To Enforce Your Own “Terms And Conditions”

The director of a new documentary wonders why so many of us willingly click “OK” and relinquish our information–and our rights. Terms and Conditions May Apply is a call to take back your data.<p>As the director of <i>Terms and Conditions May Apply</i>, a recently released documentary about privacy and the …

How Intel's New Processor Will Keep Your Gadgets Alive Longer

The U- and Y-series core processors can extend battery life by two hours, and keep devices moving faster than ever.<p>In the world of chip design, there's one spec people typically care about most: speed. But as demand for mobility increases, efficiency has become as important a quality as any. In the …

Google Glass likely to come with $299 price tag at launch

When Google Glass was first released by Google to the general public earlier this year, people who were included in the group of early adopters — called Glass Explorers — were asked to pony up $1,500 each in exchange for the hardware. Many said this price was too high. But surely, Google will tone …

iBillionaire: Track Buffett and Icahn's Investment Portfolios

There are lots of things you could do with a billion dollars – such as build a replica of the Titanic or attempt to bring dinosaurs back to life to build a theme park. Alternatively, you could do something a little more boring – like invest in profit-making ventures.<p>Launching initially for the …

To Avoid Being Ordered To Snoop On Users, Email Providers Shut Down

In the weeks since Edward Snowden leaked data on the NSA’s widespread phone and Internet surveillance systems, it became known that the secure email service Snowden relied on was the small privacy-centric provider Lavabit. Now, Lavabit’s founder Ladar Levison has decided to shutter the service, …