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One Percenter Convicted Of Raping Child Dodges Jail Because He 'Will Not Fare Well'

A Delaware man convicted of raping his three-year-old daughter only faced probation after a state Superior Court judge ruled he "will not fare well" in prison.<p>In her decision, Judge Jan Jurden suggested Robert H. Richards IV would benefit more from treatment. Richards, who was charged with …

Apricot and Blackberry-Marzipan Hamantaschen

Hamantaschen! Oh man, it seriously took me a week to learn how to say and spell the name of these cookies correctly. The first time I told my …

the best chocolate chip cookies i've ever baked

Today is Sunday. That, to me, feels like a cookie day. I was going to post a delectable recipe I just found on Taste Love & Nourish, these …

Coconut Cake

Servings<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Cake<p>6 tablespoons coconut oil, divided<p>3 cups all-purpose flour<p>1 teaspoon baking soda<p>3/4 teaspoon kosher salt<p>2 cups sugar<p>1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, softened<p>3 large eggs plus 2 large egg yolks<p>1 cup sweetened cream of coconut (such as Coco López)<p>3/4 cup plain whole-milk …

The Best Chewy Brownies Recipe by Faith Gorsky

<b>These brownies have to come with a disclaimer though; they are full-fat, full-sugar, and not “light” in any way.</b><br>By Faith Gorsky<p>I think you’ll find …

Dessert

Foodily Blog

Handy Peach Pies

August 26, 2013<p>It’s time for pie.<p>And peaches.<p>Pretty little peachy hand pies.<p>Yeah, I’m not sure what’s happening today. Fruit and pie. Instead of …

Momofuku Milk Bar's Crack Pie

<i>Recipe by Christina Tosi, Momofuku Milk Bar New York New York</i><p><b>Anyone who has taken a bite of this Milk Bar best seller immediately knows the reason for the sassy name. Once you start eating this rich, salty-sweet pie with its oat cookie crust, you won't be able to stop.</b><p><b>CRACK PIE</b><p>Servings: 10 to …

Baking

Portuguese Baked Eggs

6 Servings<p>Baked eggs are great for brunch, and this recipe is no exception. But with a green salad, it’s also hearty and satisfying enough to double as dinner.<p>October 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>¼ cup olive oil<p>3 bell peppers, any color, thinly sliced<p>1 medium red onion, thinly sliced<p>2 beefsteak tomatoes, …

Curried Egg Salad in Mini Pitas

Makes 16 Servings<p>Prep Time: 25 min<p>Total Time: 25 min<p>May 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>1/4 cup mayonnaise<p>2 tablespoons scallion, thinly sliced<p>1 tablespoon shallot, minced<p>1 1/2 tablespoons apple cider vinegar<p>1 1/2 teaspoons Dijon mustard<p>1/2 teaspoon (heaping) curry powder<p>1/4 teaspoon ground cumin<p>4 large …

Recipes

7 Ways to Ruin an Omelet—or to Cook It Perfectly

Omelets are theoretically an easy breakfast staple—but they are too easily ruined with these seven common mistakes<p>Omelets come in many shapes, sizes, and iterations. Your classic diner omelet is army-sized, studded with visible fillings and semi-browned. A French restaurant will serve you a small, …

Pocket Drone Ends Its Crowdfunding Campaign Just Shy Of $1 Million In Pledges

The AirDroids Pocket Drone is a soaring success. Keep reading for more bad puns.<p>The Hardware Battlefield contestant’s Kickstarter campaign just ended with the company raking in over 2,000 preorders for the Pocket Drone. The campaign ended with $929,212 in pledges, becoming the most popular drone …

Popcorn Time Is Hollywood’s Worst Nightmare, And It Can’t Be Stopped

Imagine for a moment if Napster were cloned hundreds of times. If there were a NapsterStanford, a NapsterMIT, or a Napster for your high school completely independent from, yet just as powerful as, the original. Imagine what would have happened if Shawn Fanning and Sean Parker had released the …

Pushbullet Instantly Blasts Alerts From Your Android Phone To Your Computer

<i>Bzzzt</i>. Your phone vibrates. The problem? It’s across the room.<p>Maybe it’s someone texting you. Or maybe someone just liked one of your Facebook photos. Or maybe some dumb game wants to remind you to buy fake food for your fake cat.<p>You better go check it, or curiosity is going to drive you up the …

IRS Rules Bitcoin Is Property, Not Currency

The IRS has officially stated that bitcoin is a property – similar to any other valuable commodity – rather than a currency. What does this mean? Not much. In short, if you pay someone in bitcoin – in the same way you could pay them in gold – the wages are taxed accordingly. It is also not …

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Summer Cocktail Recipes

Summer is right around the corner, and the backyard parties will be in full swing.<p>With the temperature rising, the heavy desserts and cocktails are put away for lighter,<p>more refreshing ones.<p>Sean Diddy Combs and Ciroc have put together a new array of fun cocktails that<p>will impress any guest!<p>When at …

Stressed About College Admissions? At Least You're Not Lincoln's Kid

155 years ago, the oldest son of the 16th president failed his entrance exam to Harvard. Talk about familial pressure.<p>It's 1859. Your father is a prominent Republican and former member of Congress; soon, he'll be nominated to run for president of the United States. You're a fresh-faced 16-year-old, …

Is the Oculus Rift sexist?

In the fall of 1997, my university built a CAVE (Cave Automatic Virtual Environment) to help scientists, artists, and archeologists embrace 3D immersion to advance the state of those fields. Ecstatic at seeing a real-life instantiation of the Metaverse, the virtual world imagined in Neal …

Virtual Reality

Teen's Science Fair Font Project Could Save Government Millions

What began as a middle-school student's science fair project could save the federal government millions of dollars -- and all it would require is a switch to a different font.<p>Fourteen-year-old Suvir Mirchandani has adapted his sixth-grader science fair project from Dorseyville Middle School in …

Where to eat in Queens

Leila Ashtari<p>Ridgewood<p>Bun-ker Vietnamese is tiny, with a tiki-bar vibe. We slip in just before the noon lineup begins. Tables are crowded with food, locals and adventurous eaters. What distinguishes Bun-ker from your neighbourhood pho shop is quality ingredients. Chef Jimmy Tu has combined the …

The D.C. Race You're Not Thinking About Could End Taxation Without Representation in Washington, D.C.

Elections in D.C. are unlike any others in the United States. The citizens of D.C. pay local and federal taxes -- like other Americans -- but when we go to the polls, we vote for two Senators and a Representative who can't vote in Congress and who are barred from collecting a federal salary. And …

Boston Law School Sells Out to Big Alcohol Front Group

<b>Co-authored by Jason Blanchette</b><p>Overconsumption of alcohol remains the fourth largest cause of preventable death in the United States, causing roughly 88,000 Americans to die prematurely between 2006 and 2010. Moreover the costs of alcohol problems to society top $200 billion annually. The alcohol …