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This Hack Will Change the Way You Shred Chicken

In theory, shredding meat should be easy. You just have to grab some forks, get your hands a little dirty, and it’ll be done…eventually. But it’s …

Cooking

This flu season is the worst in nearly a decade — and it's not getting better

Flu is sickening and hospitalizing Americans at rates not seen in nearly a decade, and the season is getting worse, federal health officials said Friday.<p>In the latest update, the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported 10 new child deaths and the highest flu hospitalization rate …

Public Health

Sharon Stone laughed for 10 seconds after a man asked if she'd ever faced sexual harassment

Let's give it up for Sharon Stone.<p>There are so many ways she could have answered a question about whether she'd faced sexual harassment over the …

Sexual Harassment

People Want Their Own "Executive Time" After Learning That Trump Spends His Mornings Watching TV And Tweeting

An important rebranding.<p>Here are some examples of how Trump now spends his days, according to Axios:<p>It's unclear when Trump started cutting back his work schedule. Axios notes that the president had been logging much longer days in the Oval Office following his inauguration, but apparently was not …

Donald Trump

The dumbest president

Michael Wolff’s new book solidifies Trump’s legacy as a petulant man-child with a rodent’s attention span.<p>The addition of social media to America’s …

Donald Trump

Terrifying map shows how the flu is quickly spreading across the US

From the California coast to the shores of South Carolina, Americans across the country are coming down with some nasty strains of the flu this year.<p>The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports "influenza activity" is ticking up across the southern half of the US, with one strain …

Public Health

Drawing Trump

Trump told friends at Mar-a-Lago 'you all just got a lot richer' after tax bill passed: report

President TrumpDonald John TrumpScarborough mocks 'Deflection Don' over transgender troop ban Pelosi condemns Trump's 'cowardly, disgusting' ban on …

Ex-Donald Trump aide Steve Bannon turns fire on President's family

He also joked the President is "like an 11-year-old child" and told an adviser he would consider running for the White House if Trump does not seek …

Donald Trump

How to Clean a Cast Iron Skillet with a Potato

<i>This piece originally appeared on PureWow.</i><p>Cast iron skillets are kind of kitchen superheroes. You can use them for cakes, nachos, chickens and more. …

Country Lifestyle

This Appliance Replaced Everything on My Kitchen Counter

I test hundreds of products each year for Real Simple’s Little Helpers feature and often I come across products that claim to do many tasks all in …

Kitchens

Jim Clapper Just Nuked the Trump Presidency

Spy bosses are by nature the most tight-lipped of people. Those who head our intelligence agencies got there in no small part by knowing precisely …

Gooey Butter Cake Is The South’s Best Kept Holiday Secret

If you haven’t yet tried gooey butter cake (also affectionately referred to as ooey gooey butter cake), you’re in for a treat.<p>Some sources claim the …

Dessert

5 ways to reignite the passion in a tired relationship

Passion comes and goes in every relationship. The key is not freaking out when you experience a dip — and knowing that you can reignite the proverbial spark that drew you to one another early on.<p>Read on for five simple strategies that can help you spice up a dull romance, backed by science and …

Relationships

Best Marijuana Products of 2017: Top Cannabis Strains, Edibles and More.

Adults in legal marijuana states exercised their rights in 2017 and indulged in a variety of products. Despite a wave of new customers entering the …

Cannabis

If Your Pet Has This Tapeworm, It Could Kill You

Here's what you need to know.<p>Dogs are sending us an early warning signal about the spread of a potentially deadly tapeworm in North America.<p>The …

Pets

5 tricks for popping your ears after a flight

It's been two hours since you left the airport and your ears still feel clogged.<p>Other than being mildly uncomfortable, ear blockage can put a damper on your travels as you struggle to listen to your tour guides, follow along in business meetings, or chat with friends at the hotel bar.<p>Rather than …

Sinusitis

Supplements Claiming to Ease Opioid Addiction Come Under Scrutiny

Chris Beekman, whose company sells the dietary supplement Opiate Detox Pro, does not understand what all the fuss is about.<p>“If it works, it works,” Mr. Beekman, the owner of NutraCore Health Products, said in an interview. “If it doesn’t, it doesn’t.” His customers, addicts trying to shake a …

FDA

Rudolph Brownies

Dress up your brownies for Christmas with this delicious recipe that transforms our warm, chewy chocolate treats into everyone’s favorite red-nosed …

Perfect Jasmine Rice

Yield<p>Serves 4<p>This recipe originally appeared on Real Simple<p>How to Make It<p>In a medium saucepan with a tight-fitting lid, combine rice, 1½ cups water, …

Country Lifestyle

The Feds just asked a huge healthcare company who their real clients are and the answer is totally unsatisfying

The SEC has been trying to get to the bottom of a very important question for Express Scripts, the country's biggest pharmacy benefits manager (PBM).<p>The question is: <i>Who are your clients?</i><p>Ideally, in Express Scripts' business, the client is ultimately you — or whoever pays for your health insurance. …

Pharma

Boozy Balls Are the Season's Classy Answer to the Jell-O Shot

The holidays give us carte blanche to consume both alcohol and sugar with reckless abandon—bonus points if you can streamline the process. Gelatinous …

Dessert

Sen. Rubio tells a secret: After giving a tax cut to the rich, GOP will cut Social Security and Medicare

Advocates for seniors and the middle class have been warning for weeks that the Republican drive to cut taxes for the wealthy is the prelude to a larger attack on Social Security and Medicare.<p>In a videotaped interview with two<p>Politicoreporters Wednesday, Sen.Marco Rubio(R-Fla.) said the quiet parts …

Trump Pressed Top Republicans to End Senate Russia Inquiry

WASHINGTON — President Trump over the summer repeatedly urged senior Senate Republicans, including the chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee, to end the panel’s investigation into Russia’s interference in the 2016 election, according to a half dozen lawmakers and aides. Mr. Trump’s requests …

Donald Trump

Sen. Lindsey Graham's Old Words About Trump Come Back To Bite Him In The Butt

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) seemed to struggle with his memory Thursday as he defended President Donald Trump.<p>“What concerns me about the American press is this endless, endless attempt to label the guy as some kind of kook not fit to be president,” Graham told CNN this week.<p>Just one problem: The …

Donald Trump

John McCain Caps Political Career by Declaring Himself a Fraud

In 2001, John McCain stood on the Senate floor and denounced the very concept of supply-side tax cuts.<p>“I cannot in good conscience support a tax cut …

How the cult-favorite Instant Pot helped one woman shed 125 pounds

Popular cooking gadgets like slow cookers may have inspired millions of home cooks to take their culinary game to the next level. But one California woman’s weight loss journey has shown that these trendy tools can also be used to embrace a healthier lifestyle.<p>Brittany Williams, a mother of three, …

Instant Pot

Donald Trump is a psychopath, suffers psychosis and is an 'enormous present danger', says psychiatrist

Donald Trump is suffering from psychopathy and has a mental state that poses an “enormous present danger”, a clinical psychiatrist has said.<p>The US …

Joe Scarborough Says He Was Told Trump Has Early-Stage Dementia, Calls on Cabinet to Remove Him

Joe Scarborough called on the Cabinet to invoke the 25th Amendment and remove Donald Trump from office, adding that people close to the president …

Amazon Offers Early Showings of ‘Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle’

Amazon is offering its Amazon Prime members an exclusive early showing of Sony’s “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle” on Dec. 8 — a dozen days before the …