Vicki M. Wright

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Plot Twist: These 15 Low-Light Indoor Plants Actually Crave Dark Corners

My tiny studio apartment gets an insanely low amount of natural light. Though the sole window in the apartment is large and generous, it's also …

Plants

God Has Been a Woman Since the Beginning of Time

"God is a Woman," the single on Ariana Grande's new album, is a reminder that archeologists believe God was considered female for the first 200,000 years of human life on earth.<p>On July 13, 2018, Ariana Grande declared, in a four octave vocal range, “When all is said and done / You'll believe God is …

Ariana Grande

Man convicted of sexually abusing sleeping woman on Detroit-bound flight

DETROIT – A jury has convicted a Michigan man of sexually abusing a sleeping woman on a Detroit-bound airplane in January.<p>Prabhu Ramamoorthy, 35, of Rochester Hills faces up to life in prison when he is sentenced in December. If he is ever released, he would be deported to India, federal officials …

Crime

Court documents: Colorado children found in oil well, may have been strangled

FORT COLLINS, Colo. – Defense attorneys for the Colorado man accused of killing his pregnant wife and two young daughters filed court documents Friday that suggest the two girls may have been strangled.<p>Chris Watts, 33, of Frederick was arrested this week on suspicion of three counts of first-degree …

Crime

Avocado Egg-In-A-Hole

If this seems strangely familiar, it's because it's at the center of our (much-loved) avocado egg-in-a-hole toast. We make this variation when we're …

Breakfast

Mongolian Meatball Cabbage Cups

When we made our Mongolian Meatball Ramen, people freaked the eff out. Like they were actually considering licking the skillet clean in a very …

Recipes

Creole Jambalaya

Step 1<p>Melt butter in a large skillet over medium heat. Add onion and next 3 ingredients; sauté until tender. Add ham, sausage, and next 4 …

Recipes

Keema Aloo (Ground Beef and Potatoes) Recipe

"If you want to try something a little different, I guarantee you will love this meal. It is by far my favorite Indian recipe. Inspired by my mom, …

Recipes

The 10 Best Ways to Naturally Whiten Yellow Teeth at Home

We all dream of having a perfect Hollywood smile. However, not everyone can afford to go to the dentist to have their teeth whitened.<p>We at <b>bixize</b> …

Recipes

Red Snapper Veracruz

<i>Serves 4</i><p><i>Substitutions: Whole Yellowtail, Mutton or Mangrove Snapper, Grouper, Striped Bass</i><p>2 1/2 – 3 lb. whole Red Snapper, scaled and gutted<br>• 2 T fresh …

Recipes

Love butter? This super easy sauce has been saved over 50,000 times on Pinterest

A sizzling steak fresh off of a grill is one of summer's best simple pleasures. After letting the meat rest for a few minutes, it's time to dig in.<p>But wait! There's a way to make that steak experience even better — by topping it with the perfect sauce.<p>Here to the rescue is a steak sauce recipe …

Cooking

No plumber, no problem: Conquer drain clogs with these 4 cleaners you can make from pantry staples

There are few things more annoying at home than clogged and smelly drains. Calling a plumber is expensive and inconvenient. Commercial drain cleaners …

Cleaning

4 Anti-Inflammatory Drinks That Will Help You Lose Weight Fast, According To Nutritionists

There really are no quick fixes when it comes to losing weight — and crash diets and fads are not solid long-term plans. But one of the most popular …

Antiinflammatory

Give your cocktail a golden touch with this pineapple turmeric mezcal recipe

Total Time<p>5 minutes<p>Turmeric is the crown jewel of healthy ingredients, giving its golden touch to everything from lattes, breakfast dishes, and even …

Cocktails

Look Back 250 • Slavery was a fact of life in St. Louis from the beginning

<b>ST. LOUIS •</b> “They are habitually cruel to their slaves.”<p>Army Capt. Amos Stoddard wrote that private observation regarding some local citizens in …

Black History

Trump surges to fore of Manafort trial

For the first time, the president's name was invoked repeatedly in a trial Trump insists has nothing to do with him.<p>President Donald Trump says that the criminal trial of his former campaign aide, Paul Manafort, has nothing to do with him.<p>But jurors in a Virginia courtroom heard his name repeatedly …

Donald Trump

C-SPAN caller threatens to shoot two CNN hosts

A man named "Don" called into C-SPAN and threatened to shoot CNN’s Brian Stelter and Don Lemon if he saw them.<p>“Brian Stelter and Don Lemon called all …

Donald Trump

Here's How Many Carbs You Can Actually Have on the Keto Diet

If you're thinking about trying the ketogenic diet, you've likely already started thinking about the foods you're going to have to restrict in order to successfully lose weight. The keto diet is a low-carb, high-fat diet in which the body produces ketones in the liver to use as energy in place of …

Nutrition

Easy Zucchini Fritters Recipe

"These fritters are unbelievably easy to make, low in calories, and the perfect way to sneak in some veggies!"<p>Ingredients<p>1 1/2 pounds zucchini, grated<p>…

18-year-old allegedly tried to steal a plane to fly it to a rap concert

An 18-year-old Arkansas man was formally charged after attempting to steal a plane so he could fly it to a rap concert in another state last month.<p>Zemarcuis Devon Scott was discovered around 2:30 a.m. after airport security personnel contacted police about seeing a man jumping over the Texarkana …

Texas

Teriyaki Bacon Wrapped Scallops Recipe

"Bacon-wrapped scallops lightly marinated in a teriyaki, fresh grated ginger, and brown sugar sauce. These are always a huge hit at every party I go …

Seafood

Summer Beans with Miso Butter

4 servings<p>If you don’t feel like smoking up your kitchen by charring the beans on the stovetop, try grilling or just blanching them instead. This recipe is part of the Healthyish Farmers’ Market Challenge. Get all 10 recipes here.<p>August 2018Print<p>Ingredients<p>¼ cup (½ stick) unsalted butter, room …

Recipes

Chef Judy Joo makes grilled miso glazed salmon and broccolini

Chef Judy Joo joins Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb to whip up a healthy and delicious grilled miso glazed salmon with broccolini.

Seafood

This Shrimp Pasta with Creamy Mozzarella Sauce Is Dreamy — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Recipes

Garam Masala Seared Salmon with Coconut-Curry Butter Recipe

"Here's a new way to incorporate South Indian flavors. Try and get fresh wild king or Copper River salmon while they are in season. Fresh sockeye …

Seafood

Grilled Shrimp with Avocado and Cilantro Dressing Recipe

A quick and easy baking soda brine keeps shrimp plump and juicy on the grill.<p>Servings: 4<p>Prep: 1 hour<p>Total: 1 hour and 20 minutes<p>Ingredients<p>1 pound|450 grams jumbo shrimp, peeled<p>2 teaspoons kosher salt, plus more to taste<p>1/2 teaspoon baking soda<p>2 ripe avocados, halved, pitted, peeled, and thinly …

Seafood

Kim Kardashian Rushes Kanye West To Emergency Room Directly After Pusha T’s Wedding

Amidst a health scare this weekend, reality superstar Kim Kardashian, 37, reportedly accompanied her husband, Kanye West, 41, to the emergency room …

Black Mirror

Georgia Lawmaker Faces Backlash After 'Appalling and Offensive' Sacha Baron Cohen Appearance

Georgia lawmaker Jason Spencer is facing calls to resign and other backlash after using using racist and derogatory language and partially disrobing …

Rights & Freedoms

Wu-Tang Clan's GZA shows his genius in Liquid Science on Netflix

GZA, the lyric master and MC from the legendary Wu-Tang Clan group, teamed up with Red Bull TV on the new series Liquid Science. It's kind of like hip hop Nova or Anthony Bourdain's No Reservations, but instead of food, GZA explores science, technology and innovation.<p>Also known as The Genius, GZA …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Curried Halibut Cakes with Apricot Ginger Dipping Sauce Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> These Curried Halibut Cakes with Apricot Ginger Dipping Sauce was a completely last-minute idea. They’re so flavorful, I sort of impressed myself. And I’m not easily impressed with myself.<br>Mostly because I'm a bit of a perfectionist when it comes to food. I want clean fresh flavors yet …