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These Easter Punch Recipes (Without Alcohol!) Will Be The Easiest Items On The Menu

What are you waiting for? Hop to it!<p>When it comes to hosting Easter lunch, every detail matters. From the pastel-tinted table settings to the classic …

Alcohol

Our 5 Favorite Baking Recipes for Weeknight Dinners

When we think of baking, most of us picture long, slow Sunday afternoons spent meticulously measuring, mixing, and making a masterpieces of cookies, …

Cooking

Why is the world at war?

Syria, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Yemen, Afghanistan, Ukraine – the globe is scarred by violence<p>We live in a world of trouble. Conflicts today may be much less lethal than those that scarred the last century, but this brings little comfort. We remain deeply anxious. We can blame terrorism …

Democratic Republic of the Congo

Un-gentrifying Portland: scheme helps displaced residents come home

The first of its kind in the US, a Portland housing-assistance policy is an effort to atone for the sins of gentrification<p>Two years ago, Dianne Causey’s landlord died and her rental house in Portland, Oregon, went up for sale. She was forced to move from the city’s historically black neighborhood …

Is ‘Colonizer’ the Best Word for Problematic White People Ever?

The search for the perfect slur for white people has been relentless, exhausting and mostly fruitless. There are dozens of contenders, but none that …

Black Panther

Watch Sarah ‘Suckabee’ Sanders Explain What the President Really Meant When He Claimed He Would’ve Run Into Florida High School

The devil speaks in his native language, which to many isn’t an actual language; it’s just mere sounds and grunts and vomit noises. As such, the …

Florida

I Think Donald Trump and the NRA Just Solved All That Black Lives Matter Stuff

In the ongoing search for solutions to police brutality and state violence, black America has proposed some pretty outlandish ideas, including police …

Guns

Trump Is Preparing for a New Cold War

By undermining America’s soft power even as it ramps up competition with China, the Trump administration is sabotaging its own strategy.<p>Read its foreign policy statements and this much becomes clear: The Trump administration is preparing for a new Cold War. Its National Security Strategy, unveiled …

China

Why Dozens Of Mass Shootings Didn’t Change Americans’ Minds On Guns

And why Parkland may be different.<p>The mass shooting in Parkland, Florida, isn’t fading quietly from the headlines like so many acts of gun violence …

Getting to the Root of the Problem: Stem Cells Are Revealing New Secrets about Mental Illness

Millions of Americans who suffer from bipolar disorder depend on lithium. The medication has been prescribed for half a century to help stabilize …

Neuroscience

Yes, the North Pole Is Warmer Than Europe Right Now

Scientists are concerned this isn't just a freak event.<p>On Monday, a blanket of snow covered Rome, prompting snowball fights, school closures, and …

Global Warming

Mirrors have revealed something new about manta rays – and it reflects badly on us

As a shark biologist, I enjoy nothing more than going scuba diving with sharks in the wild. However, I realise it’s an immense privilege to do this as part of my work – and that for the vast majority of people experiencing the underwater world in such a way is simply not possible.<p>Nevertheless, even …

Manta Rays

31 Homemade Salad Dressings That Are Way Better Than Store-Bought

I'm a big fan of salad, but that hasn't always been the case. In the last couple years, I've gone from someone who'd maybe eat a dozen salads a year …

Healthy Eating

12 Totally Instaworthy Baked Goods You Can Actually Make This Winter

Switch things up this season.

These Easy Cheesecake Cookies Will Win the Cookie Swap

Creamy Cheesecake Cookies<p>Makes 24 cookies<p>1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour <br>1/2 teaspoon baking powder <br>1/2 teaspoon baking soda <br>1/4 teaspoon salt <br>1/2 cup …

Sheet Pan Buttermilk Pancakes

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 425ºF. Line an 11-by-17-inch rimmed baking sheet with parchment paper. Coat the parchment and sides of the pan …

Recipes

Lamb Tagine with Tomatoes, Saffron, and Cinnamon | Goop

This aromatic dish will be the star of your dinner party. We love using lamb shanks since the bones lend so much depth of flavor to the sauce, but if …

Chef Thomas Boemer Is Cooking Up His Signature Fried Chicken Recipe - It's Perfect For Your Next Game Day Party

Come back every day at 8:30 a.m. EST to watch People Now streaming live from Time Inc. headquarters in New York City, and rebroadcast at 11:30 am …

Garlic Hunan Beef

Ingredients<p>1 pound flank steak , sliced thinly against the grain<br>• 1 tablespoon garlic , minced<br>• 1 tablespoon ginger , minced<br>• 2 tablespoons soy sauce<br>• 1/2 …

Recipes

Slow Cooker BBQ Ribs

<b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>1 rack St. Louis Style Pork Spare Ribs<br>salt and pepper<br>1/2 C Ketchup<br>3 tbsp brown sugar<br>1/2 C Steak Sauce (A-1)<br>2 tbsp apple cider vinegar<br>1/2 …

An "Apple Pie" That Swaps Apple For a...Vegetable?

I take pie seriously. Fall weather ushers in apple pie season, and I welcome baking as much as I can. The classic apple pie is hard to beat, with its sugary filling of soft, cinnamon-scented fruit nestled inside a buttery, flaky crust. But given the recent spate of ridiculously warm weather in New …

Recipe: Filipino crispy chicken with bok choy

<b>Ingredients</b><p><b>Chicken</b><br>Olive oil<br>4 chicken drumsticks<br>4 chicken breasts<br>10ml (2 tsp) sea salt<br>5ml (1 tsp) pepper<br>5ml (1 tsp) lime zest<br>1ml (¼ tsp) hot …

The Brazenness of Trump's White House Staff Using Private Email

How could six senior presidential aides mimic the strategy for which Trump lacerated Hillary Clinton? Only if they believe they are as immune to the usual rules as he is.<p><i>Updated on September 25 at 8:20 p.m.</i><p>Late Sunday night, Josh Dawsey of <i>Politico</i> dropped a story that, in any other administration, …

Annabel Langbein: One cake, three ways

Returning to New Zealand in my 20s, after a couple of years backpacking the globe, I got a job as a microwave consultant. No one could believe it, …

These sweet and salty churro pretzels combine two of our favorite snacks in the most delicious way

Looking for a treat that’s salty, sweet, and combines two of the best snack foods? Look no further than these tasty churro pretzels. Totally …

14 Classic Fall Comfort Food Dinners Under 500 Calories

There's a lot to love about fall: Crunchy leaves, boots, Harry Potter movie marathons on TV. Still, what I look forward to most about the season is …

Cooking

Mexican Style Chicken Pot Pie

Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F. Grease a medium casserole dish with a little butter and set aside.<p>In a large pot, add the oil and allow it to get …

Recipes

Blueberry Greek Yogurt Pancakes

In a bowl, beat eggs. Stir in yogurt, 1/2 tbsp honey, and vanilla. In another bowl, stir together flour, baking powder, salt, and cinnamon. Add dry …

Breakfast

Patatas Bravas Recipe - Great British Chefs

This classic Spanish patatas bravas recipe is a delight to eat, with perfectly crunchy hand-chipped potatoes smothered generously in brava sauce and …

Great British Bake Off

Our Favorite Vintage Christmas Recipes That Deserve a Comeback This Year

They've only gotten better with age.<p>In the South, the Christmas season revolves around family, time-honored traditions, and usually the kitchen. We …