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Russell Simmons Is Being Accused Of Sexually Assaulting A 17-Year-Old Model While Brett Ratner Watched

Def Jam founder Russell Simmons and director Brett Ratner are now facing new allegations of sexual assault and misconduct, with Simmons being accused of forcing himself on a 17-year-old model while Ratner watched. Keri Claussen Khalighi alleges that she met the two men at a casting call and …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Nephew Of Colonel Sanders Revealed The Secret Ingredients Of KFC's Fried Chicken

<i>By: Evan Jankens</i> <br>@kingofthekc<p>Whether it’s original or extra crispy, KFC is phenomenal. There are things in this world we may never know like how many …

Curried Singapore Noodles With Stir-Fried Veggies - The Washington Post

Bring a deep saucepan of water to a boil over high heat.<p>Meanwhile, whisk together the soy sauce, mirin, brown sugar and water in a bowl.<p>Add the noodles to the pot; remove from the heat and let sit for 3 minutes while you peel and grate the ginger.<p>Drain the noodles. Use your clean hands to tear or …

You Can Practically Bike on Water at This Insane Path

For those who live to put their pedals in gear, cities like Amsterdam and Italy typically top the list. And as much as we love a good European bike …

How to Create the Ultimate Black Bean Burger

It only takes a handful of simple ingredients and a few minutes to create the ultimate black bean burger. Our guide will show you how!

Taste Beyond The Tongue

New Cable Car Gives Easier Access to the Kuélap Ruins

The Kuélap ruins in the Amazonas Province of Peru (near the town of Chachapoyas) have been considered to be one of the most important archaeological …

6 awesome places in Michigan you’ve probably never heard of

IT’S EASY TO THINK of Michigan as just another “Midwestern” state, but dig a little deeper and it’s clearly anything but. For starters, it has the …

National Parks

Chefs’ Picks: Veggie Comfort Food

<b>Chefs’ Picks: Veggie Comfort Food</b><br>The phrase “comfort food” often conjures up visions of spaghetti and meatballs, fried chicken and other meat-centric …

11 Amazing Trips You Need to Take As Soon As You Retire

You've got all the time in the world and all the world to see. Start planning.<p>No more waiting for your annual vacation and then filling it end-to-end …

This Simple Trick Makes Box Cake Mix 1,000 Times Better

It's life-changing.<p>I consider myself a baker—which to me means, I bake at least once a week, if not more. And more often than not, I'd rather go the extra mile and make things from scratch than use a mix, a refrigerated dough, or a pre-made batter. I just feel like mixing a few ingredients makes a …

Black Bean Burgers with Sweet Potato Recipe

"Kids love help making this by mashing the mixture and forming patties. Serve the burgers on buns with guacamole or condiments of your choosing. Can …

The new way to tell if you’ve saved enough for retirement

The standard measure of how well-prepared people are for retirement is very close to useless.<p>This gauge is called the replacement ratio. You're supposed to save enough money to generate annual income of about 70 per cent of what you grossed in your peak working years. Some experts say 50 per cent …

18+ must-have experiences in Alaska

Alaska, America’s largest state and hosts the lowest population density at approximately one person to every square mile. This, coupled with Alaska’s …

Half-cruise, half-cargo ships provide authenticity in place of cocktails and casinos

No one would call the Aranui 5 a thing of beauty. Half cruise ship and half freighter, it has a cockeyed profile that only its maker could love.<p>It may not look like much, but it manages to sail to some of the most beautiful islands in the world.<p>The Aranui navigates the waters of French Polynesia, …

Combine lentils and sweet potatoes with ginger, cilantro and curry powder to make a one-pot meal you won't be able to put down.

In India, <i>dal</i> can mean both dried lentils and a prepared lentil dish. It's a staple of Indian cuisine and is regularly consumed by billions of people …

How To Paint A Room in 10 Easy Steps

Learn how to paint a room in your home or apartment with these easy DIY steps and brighten up any space in no time!<p>Painting a room is a popular project for beginning DIYers and veteran renovators alike. After all, it’s pretty painless, relatively inexpensive, and should something go horribly wrong, …

Home Improvement

Chinese Green Bean Stir-Fry Recipe

"Asian-style green beans with lots of flavor! This recipe is made for a large party; but can be scaled down for a family dinner. Serve cold or …

Basil Tomato Soup Recipe With Grilled Cheese

Not many things bring back fond childhood memories of winter than a steaming bowl of tomato soup served with a crusty, buttery, grilled cheese …

Oprah's Basic Tomato Soup

<b>Ingredients</b><p>1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil<br>• 1 medium yellow onion, finely chopped<br>• 2 medium ribs celery, finely chopped<br>• 1 large carrot, finely chopped<br>• 6 medium fresh basil leaves, torn into pieces<br>• Salt<br>• 3 cloves garlic, finely chopped<br>• 1/4 cup tomato paste<br>• 6 large ripe tomatoes, peeled and chopped<br>• 3 cups …

Debbie Reynolds: Her 11 Best Musical Moments on Screen and on Stage

Debbie Reynolds, who died on Wednesday at the age of 84, was one of the last icons of Hollywood’s Golden Age.<p>Throughout her nearly seven decade …

Dazzling Photos of Canada’s Festive Trains Transporting Holiday Cheer

Since 1998, the Canadian Pacific Holiday Train has sent two luminous locomotives across North America to spread Christmas cheer through dazzling displays of light and heartwarming acts of charity. While this year’s trains have already completed the journeys, you can still see the spectacle through …

12 Date Night Dinners That Are Also Healthy

Good for you, good for two.

New York City has a secret subway line with antique cars — here's what it's like to ride it

The New York City subway system is one of the most fascinating curiosities in a city full of mysteries. Miles of underground track shrouded in darkness, littered with abandoned stations and secret passageways — it's a common object of desire for the urban explorers among us.<p>And, occasionally, New …

20+ Soup Recipes to Help You Beat Weight Gain

Winter is the unofficial soup season, I think we can all agree to that. It's bitterly cold, gets dark out by 5 p.m., and typically nothing sounds better than curling up on the couch with a bowl of something warm and comforting, like soup.<p>Whether it's packed with an unforgivable amount of sodium or …

Healthy Eating

5 Ways to Make Pasta Taste Like It Does in a Restaurant (Without Cream)

Ever grabbed a forkful of spaghetti or penne at a top-notch restaurant and wondered why it’s so much richer and more velvety than the stuff you make …

Recipe for vegetable pot pies with potato-cauliflower mash

<i>Makes 6 individual pies</i><p>For those not partaking in turkey, a little pot pie made just for the vegetarian comes as a special surprise. The topping …

Reese's Peanut Butter Cookie Dough Cheese Ball | shopswell

A friend of mine made this today. It was delicious!!! If you love peanut butter and Reese's Cups, you will love this. You need the following. 1/2 cup …