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These BBQ Bacon Onion-Wrapped Meatballs Are The Ultimate Dude Food

But you don't have to be a dude to partake in the goodness.<p>1 pound ground beef<p>1 teaspoon garlic powder<p>1 teaspoon onion powder<p>1 teaspoon pepper<p>2 teaspoons salt<p>¼ cup bread crumbs<p>3 cloves garlic, minced<p>½ onion, diced<p>⅓ loosely packed cup parsley<p>1 egg<p>1 tablespoon ketchup<p>1 tablespoon mustard<p>1 teaspoon …

16 non-boring salad recipes to whip up this spring

As warmer weather and fresher produce start sprouting up, so do salad cravings. Tempting greens and veggies at the farmers market may once again make …

9 Reasons You Should Care That Trump Wants to Defund the NIH

President Donald Trump has proposed slashing the National Institutes of Health budget by $1.2 billion by next Tuesday. Earlier this month, Trump …

Trump University $25 million settlement approved

Thousands of former Trump University students will get most of their money back, with a judge on Friday approving a $25 million settlement.<p>"The settlement is fair, adequate, and reasonable," Judge Gonzalo Curiel said in his decision.<p>Nearly 4,000 former students submitted claims and those who are …

Follow These Pro Hacks for the Best Homemade Biscuits Ever—and You Only Need 3 Ingredients

Flaky buttermilk biscuits from scratch are totally worth it.<p>Making buttery, flaky biscuits from scratch sounds like a lot of work. Measuring tons of …

Vegetarian Quinoa Bowl/Belkys

(WSVN) - It’s easy, healthy, and –it’s a dish that vegetarians will love! A flavor-packed meal is on the menu, as we grab a Bite with Belkys.<p><b>The …

In not-too-distant future, brain hackers could steal your deepest secrets

Religious beliefs, political leanings, and medical conditions are up for grabs.<p>OAKLAND, Calif.—In the beginning, people hacked phones. In the decades …

7 things health experts said were bad for you in 2016

<i>Every year, scientists gain a little more insight into what's good for us and what we need to stay far, far away from. Here are some of the biggest</i> …

How to Get People to Say Yes to What You Want, According to Science | Inc.com

The ability to persuade others is a valuable skill. It can translate into making a huge sale, convincing people to follow your leadership, getting a raise, or countless other successes in the business realm. In your personal life, it can mean winning over a partner, well-behaved children who do as …

Introduction to Psychology: A Free Course from Yale University

Taught by Yale professor Paul Bloom, this course presents an Introduction to Psychology and tries to explain what makes us tick:<p>What do your dreams …

Psychology

Study examines what makes life meaningful for narcissists

Narcissistic individuals are more likely to see extrinsic goals like wealth and fame as sources of meaning in their lives, according to research …

You need to get inside the mind of a climate change denier if you want to change it

It has never been more important to figure out how to have constructive conversations with climate change deniers.<p>Whether the current global climate change was caused by the actions of humans should no longer be a topic of debate. In 2013, a survey undertaken of over 4,000 academic papers published …

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WHERE THEY STAND: A checklist of Clinton, Trump on issues

WASHINGTON (AP) — By now, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump have taken a stab at all sorts of issues and an actual stand on many.<p>Election Day won't …

Try This 21-Day Better Breakfast Challenge

Eating a balanced plate first thing gives you an energy surge to kick off your day and helps keep your hunger in check. “What you eat for breakfast …

Fight Procrastination by Reading This Article Right Now

Understanding why you put off certain tasks is key to breaking your procrastination habit.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Search the web and you'll find thousands of articles on how to deal with procrastination. Go ahead and read one. ... later.<p>Or perhaps you'd be …

Neuroscience: Your Brain Can Literally Be on the Same Wavelength as Someone Else's

Did you 'click' with someone? A brain scan could tell you.<p>The Beach Boys wrote a whole song about the experience, and we have plenty of informal phrases that try to capture the feeling. "We just clicked," you might tell your friend of a great date. Or, "It felt like we were totally on the same …

5 Plants That Can Help Purify Indoor Air, According to Science

<i>This article originally appeared on Health.com.</i><p>Want to clear the air in your home or workplace? Get some greens, says research presented today at the …

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Garmin Forerunner 35 GPS Smartwatch Launches For $200 (video)

Garmin has today officially announced the launch of its Forerunner 35 GPS smartwatch which will be launching during the next couple of months in the …

My 5 go-to dishes when I only had $150 a month to spend on food

Living in New York required me to quickly adapt to several big changes at the same time: the lack of living space, noise, and the subway system that always seems to break down when you can't afford a delay.<p>One of the biggest adjustments I had to make, however, was around money.<p>Naturally, my …

2016 August 31 - Annular Solar Eclipse over New Mexico

<b>Annular Solar Eclipse over New Mexico</b> <b><br>Image Credit & Copyright:</b> Colleen Pinski<p><b>Explanation:</b> What is this person doing? In 2012 an annular eclipse of …

Stop Roasting Your Veg in a Screaming-Hot Oven

Everyone says 450° is the only temp you should use to roast your veggies. Everyone is wrong.<p>When we talk about the Vegetable Revolution—you know, that whole thing where restaurants are cooking veg we actually want to eat—we place much emphasis on treating our veggie friends like meat. Sear them in …

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The 10 Best—and 10 Worst—Deals at Whole Foods

Non-dairy milk is a steal at this grocery store, but there's a 30% markup on some gluten-free items.<p>Whole Foods dubs itself “America’s Healthiest …

Bill Nye Bet $20,000 That 2016 Would Be One Of the Hottest Years Ever

Bill Nye the Science Guy doesn’t just say that man-made climate change is an issue for the environment — he’s willing to put his money where his …

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How One Couple Lost 500 Pounds by Running Together

How five minutes on the treadmill turned into 36 marathons and counting.<p>Angela Gillis' husband, Willie, knew something had to change after the birth of the couple's goddaughter. They were young and in their first year of marriage, but Willie's weight—492 pounds at his heaviest—had finally sounded …

Iranian judiciary confirms hanging of Shahram Amiri who it claims was a spy who had given away state secrets<p>An Iranian nuclear scientist, whose disappearance in Saudi Arabia in 2009 and subsequent return to Tehran a year later from Washington was shrouded in mystery, has been executed in his home …

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This Is the Unhealthiest Meal You Can Eat at a Chain Restaurant This Year

Eating healthfully at a restaurant can be a challenge. But at some spots, the odds are especially stacked against you. For this year’s Xtreme Eating …

Obama: Trump's NATO Comments Show 'Lack of Preparedness'

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama says GOP nominee Donald Trump's recent suggestion that the U.S. might not come to the defense of NATO allies is another sign of Trump's "lack of preparedness" on foreign policy.<p>Obama said in an interview broadcast Sunday on CBS' "Face the Nation" that Trump's …

We may be about to solve the one of the biggest mysteries in the universe

NASA, ESA, and D. Coe, J. Anderson, and R. van der Marel (STScI)In case you haven't heard, there is a very, very big problem with the universe: About …