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An Internet-Famous Cookie Worthy of Baking in Real Life

Last fall, an aberrant chocolate chip cookie turned up in my Instagram feed. As wide as a salad plate and flat as a flounder, it appeared thin, but it was somehow layered with slabs of chocolate. Oddest of all, it was ringed, like a tree trunk — as if a chunk of chocolate had been dropped in the …

Dessert

Coke to cut 1,200 jobs as Americans abandon soda

The maker of Fanta, Sprite and Smartwater said the job cuts will come from its corporate staff around the world. That would represent about a 22 percent reduction of its corporate staff of about 5,500, or a 1 percent reduction in its total workforce of 100,300 employees, according to …

Selling

Russia says U.S. missile strike on Syria was a threat to its forces

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu complained on Wednesday that a U.S. missile strike on a Syrian air base earlier this month had posed a threat to Russian troops and was forcing Moscow to take extra measures to protect them.<p>FILE PHOTO: Battle damage assessment image of …

Middle East

White House considering order to withdraw from NAFTA

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The White House is considering withdrawing from NAFTA in the coming days, though President Donald Trump has not yet decided how to proceed, two senior administration officials confirmed to CNN Wednesday.<p>The White House is currently mulling an executive order declaring the US' …

Donald Trump

NASA’s Cassini spacecraft just plunged between Saturn and its rings — expect an update tonight

While you were sleeping this morning, NASA’s Cassini spacecraft dove between Saturn and its rings — getting closer to the planet than it’s ever been before. The little space probe has been exploring the Saturn system for the last 13 years, but now it’s entering its final orbital path around the …

Astronomy

Trump's plan to overturn net neutrality rules to face 'a tsunami of resistance'

FCC chairman Ajit Pai vows to cut rules to enforce an open internet where all traffic is treated equally – but senators and activists warn there will be a fight<p>The Trump administration’s plans to overturn open internet protections face “a tsunami of resistance from a grassroots movement of …

Telecoms

Ryan: Spending bill won't include Obamacare payments

House Speaker Paul Ryan said the spending bill to keep the federal government running won’t include funding for Obamacare’s cost-sharing subsidies.<p>“CSRs, we’re not doing that," Ryan said Wednesday, referring to the subsidy program that helps reduce out-of-pocket health costs for low-income …

Health Care