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50 Affordable Wines You Can Always Trust

Sometimes wine is daunting, and the fact that vintages change every year is one of the reasons. Was 2014 better than 2015? Worse? How are you …

Wine

Promoting voter ID, Trump claims ID needed to buy groceries

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — President Donald Trump has wrongly claimed that shoppers need to show photo identification to buy groceries, and he is accusing Democrats of obstructing his agenda and stalling confirmation of his Supreme Court nominee.<p>Trump also is defending his trade agenda and snapping at …

Donald Trump

This Mushroom Cauliflower Rice Skillet Is a 20-Minute Meal

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i> <i>column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our favorites.</i><p>I …

Food

Revealed: The Technology That Is Driving Croatia's World Cup Fairytale

As a nation with the fourth lowest population at the FIFA World Cup, Croatia knew they would need an edge if they were to make an impact.<p>Sure, they have household names such as Luka Modric, Ivan Rakitic, Ivan Perisic and Mario Mandzukic. But their backroom team figured they would have to do …

Brush fires fueled by high heat, winds slam San Diego County

Fueled by scorching heat and strong winds, several brush fires encircled San Diego County on Friday, incinerating multiple structures and forcing the evacuation of 2,400 people.<p>Gov. Jerry Brown declared a state of emergency in San Diego County, saying that the largest fire in Alpine, near …

California

The best period dramas to watch online

Amazon Prime: Jane Eyre<p>Amazon Prime: Emma<p>Amazon Prime: Downton Abbey<p>Netflix: Pride and Prejudice<p>Netflix: Emma<p>Netflix: North & South<p>Netflix: Howard's …

Film Review: ‘The Lighthouse’

It’s a safe rule of thumb in cinema that nothing good ever happens in a lighthouse: Boats are steered into calamity, people plunge (or are pushed) to …

20 new books to read in July

July's 20 must-reads

Trump’s Ancestral Village Abounds With His Relatives. Few Admit a Link.

KALLSTADT, Germany — Herbert Trump did not want to talk about it. Neither did Ilse Trump. Ursula Trump, who runs the Trump bakery in the next village, eventually relented, palms upturned, and sighed: “You can’t choose your relatives, can you?”<p>The relative in question is Donald J. Trump, president …

Donald Trump

Dodge's new 797-horsepower Hellcat Redeye takes over from Demon

Fiat Chrysler is rolling out some serious new muscle for 2019, with a nod to the mighty Dodge Demon.<p>The highlight is the 797-horsepower 2019 Challenger SRT Hellcat Redeye, which the company unveiled this week at its Chelsea Proving Grounds.<p>"I like to say it's a Hellcat that's been possessed by a …

Sports Cars

Netflix’s ‘Calibre’ Wins Best British Film at Edinburgh International Film Festival

Netflix may have been shut out of Cannes, but one of its original films, Matt Palmer’s “Calibre,” has won the Michael Powell Award for Best British …

As Numbers Swell, Nurse Practitioners Launch National Campaign

The lobby for the nation’s nurse practitioners is launching a $2 million national advertising and public awareness campaign as numbers of NPs swell to a quarter million and regulations change to give patients increased access.<p>The spending by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners comes as …

9 details you might have missed on the second season finale of 'Westworld'

1/<p>When Dolores and Bernard entered the Forge, we learned about a new data copying system.<p>HBO<p>Each guest's data code was transcribed into a book by a …

High earners need to watch out for Medicare surcharge

<b>Dear Liz:</b> When I retired at age 70, I anticipated receiving the maximum available Social Security benefit payment because I had paid in the maximum tax for my entire career. I did not anticipate the heavy hit my spouse and I would take in monthly income-adjusted Medicare “premiums.” (I say “tax” is …

Retirement

Workers Flee and Thieves Loot Venezuela’s Reeling Oil Giant

EL TIGRE, Venezuela — Thousands of workers are fleeing Venezuela’s state-owned oil company, abandoning once-coveted jobs made worthless by the worst inflation in the world. And now the hemorrhaging is threatening the nation’s chances of overcoming its long economic collapse.<p>Desperate oil workers …

Want to Work From Home -- and Improve Your Mental Health? Apple, Dell, and Walt Disney Are Now Hiring for These Remote Jobs

Additionally, studies show that working remotely will save you between $4,668 to $5,688 per year.<p>Earlier this month, I reported on a FlexJobs study that showed how working remotely will save you money -- enough for that kitchen remodeling project or a couple of vacations to a white sandy beach in …

Fleeing the suburbs for farm life: How walking away from our dream house saved us

<b>The author and her husband Jason working on their farm in New York. (Bennett Schmitt)</b><p>The housing market collapse caused us to head for the hills. It was the best thing my husband and I could have done<p>Kristen Schmitt<p>May 19, 2018 11:30pm (UTC)<p>The acid-washed van idled at the curb, its exterior mostly …

Housing Market

Green Curry Tofu and Barley Stir-Fry

Spread tofu in an even layer on a paper towel. Cover with a second paper towel and press to remove as much moisture as possible.<p>In a large skillet …

Help Us Investigate Care at the Texas Medical Center

The Texas Medical Center is the largest medical complex in the world, home to major hospitals, medical schools and a host of other medical …

Woody Harrelson on Veganism, Being a Dad, and Smoking Pot with Willie Nelson

Woody Harrelson’s pied-à-terre in Los Angeles—which he and his wife, Laura Louie, have had for 30 years—looks just like what one would imagine it to. …

3 Powerful Tax Strategies for Retirees

Saving money in your 401(k) and IRA is probably what got you to retirement, but being smart about how you manage those funds once you get there can …

Nursing schools are rejecting thousands of applicants -- in the middle of a nursing shortage

There's an acute nursing shortage in the United States, but schools are turning away thousands of qualified applicants as they struggle to expand class size and hire more teachers for nursing programs.<p>In America, experienced nurses are retiring at a rapid clip, and there aren't enough new nursing …

College & University

Romaine Lettuce E. Coli Outbreak Is Now In 22 States, And Even More People Are Getting Sick

This is a particularly bad strain of E. coli, and more than half of the people who have gotten sick have ended up in the hospital.<p>So far, a total of 98 people in 22 states have gotten sick after eating romaine lettuce. That's an additional 14 patients and three new states — Mississippi, Tennessee, …

Preventing a Common Hospital-Acquired Infection

<i>Clostridium difficile</i> (CD), or <i>C. diff</i>, is a common hospital-acquired pathogen that leads to CD infection (CDI), which increases the risk for patient …

Microbiology

The rise and fall of Elizabeth Holmes, who started Theranos when she was 19 and became the world's youngest female billionaire before it all came crashing down

These days, blood-testing startup Theranos is on its last legs.<p>But in 2014, the billion-dollar company and its founder, Elizabeth Holmes, were on top of the world. Back then, Theranos was a revolutionary idea thought up by a woman hailed as a genius who styled herself as a female Steve Jobs. Holmes …

Kenyan Woman Abused By Nurses During Childbirth Wins Landmark Case

When Josephine Majani came to, she was on a hard hallway floor in the Bungoma District Hospital in Bungoma, Kenya.<p>Majani heard nurses yelling: "I saw them carry the baby away. They screamed at me, 'Why have you delivered on the floor? Who is going to clean up all this blood? Get up. Get your things …

Presidential historian Gil Troy: Donald Trump has committed “a crime against the American people”

<b>(Getty/Olivier Douliery)</b><p>Scholar Gil Troy says it’s not too late for Trump to change — but history will judge his enablers harshly<p>Chauncey DeVega<p>April 9, 2018 11:15am (UTC)<p>Donald Trump is president of the United States by title and law. He is not president of all Americans. Trump cares only about …

The demise of the nation state

After decades of globalisation, our political system has become obsolete – and spasms of resurgent nationalism are a sign of its irreversible decline. By Rana Dasgupta<p>What is happening to national politics? Every day in the US, events further exceed the imaginations of absurdist novelists and …

Civil Rights

Whoever had the idea for George W. Bush to slam Donald Trump is an evil genius

Yesterday on the Today Show, George W. Bush, former president and amateur painter, said some extremely common-sense things. For example, that the …

Madeleine Albright Warns: Don't Let Fascism Go 'Unnoticed Until It's Too Late'

Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright describes herself as an "optimist who worries a lot." And lately, it seems, there has been much to worry about.<p>Albright's new book, <i>Fascism: A Warning,</i> starts by describing how Hitler and Mussolini came to power in the 20th century, then warns about …

Political Science