Anabel Gondelles

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Venezuelan bank spins off Mercantil in Florida

The transaction was set up to give Mercantil more autonomy to expand in South Florida, Houston and New York.

Florida

Your Next Italian Vacation Should Include These Estates and Wineries

If you’re planning a trip to Italy, we know it’s going to involve a lot of pasta, pizza, dessert, probably a wine tasting or two — and rightfully so. …

Italy

As it slides toward authoritarianism, Venezuela targets one of its last independent newspapers

CARACAS, Venezuela — By running stories of official brutality and corruption, this nation’s largest independent newspaper — El Nacional — threatened Venezuela’s mighty and defended its meek. Now the paper has found itself covering perhaps its most crucial story.<p>Its own fight to stay alive.<p>A …

This Marinated Zucchini Recipe Is Changing the Way I Make All Vegetables

Lemony ricotta. Marinated veg. Crunchy hazelnuts. It’s how I want to eat everything now.<p>When it comes to summer produce, zucchini never gets much love. I admit I was part of the problem...until I tried this marinated zucchini with hazelnuts and ricotta recipe. If all summer squash were seared, …

Why Nicolás Maduro Clings to Power

Even as crisis consumes him, the president of Venezuela knows he has no alternative but to remain entrenched in Caracas.<p>It’s difficult to describe the state of Venezuela today without coming across as a little hysterical. Phrases like “zombie movie set” and “post-apocalyptic hellscape” keep turning …

What IS Worcestershire Sauce Really?

Ah, Worcestershire sauce. You use it in everything from Bloody Marys to beef stew, but do you actually know what’s in it? Heck, do you know how to …

A simple passport mistake ruined my trip to Spain — here's how to make sure it doesn't happen to you

My wife and I stood at the ticket counter, staring at each other in disbelief, unable to process what was happening.<p>Just two hours before we were supposed to fly out for a family trip to Spain, American Airlines told us that our son would not be allowed to board the plane. Our plans of drinking …

American Airlines

51 Pieces Of Advice That You Should Immediately Send To Someone Who's Going To College

Go 👏 to 👏 class!!!<p>Once in a while, check in on your mental health. It’s super easy to fall in a deep slump, and you won’t realize you’re there until it’s pretty bad. A lot of students struggle with mental health, so don’t be ashamed to get help.<p>—christinag46c5093fc<p>Finding a self-care routine is a …

Video: Rock Climbing Angel Falls in Venezuela

The video below is a clip from the recent National Geographic special <i>One Strange Rock,</i> which explores the unique aspects of our planet. In this …

Climbing

Chile aprueba nuevo esquema de visas para venezolanos a partir del 16-A

<i>El documento otorgará un permiso de residencia temporal por un año que se podrá prorrogar una vez, y que permitirá solicitar un visado de residencia</i> …

Braise Greens the Lebanese Way (Make Them Creamy, Crunchy, Perfect)

<i>Every two weeks, frequent traveler and cookbook author Yasmin Khan takes us to a different locale by way of a cookbook that captures its essence. This week, she explores Greg and Lucy Malouf's</i> Saha: A Chef's Journey Through Lebanon and Syria <i>to give us a recipe for braised Swiss chard with crunchy</i> …

An Underrated, Exceedingly Delicious Way to Cook Broccoli

<i>We've partnered with Miele for a special edition of our Change the Way You Cook series, all about the power of a simple, essential technique: steaming.</i><p>Growing up, there weren't many rules when it came to dinner. All three of us kids had to sit down and eat the prescribed meal, but in terms of <i>what</i> …

Meet the Love Child of Your Favorite Olive Oil Cake & a Lemon Poppy Seed Muffin

Teach a baker to make cake and you’ll busy her for a day. Teach a baker to <i>adapt</i> cake and you’ll busy her for a lifetime. Back in the day—so, last year—when I was getting up a few hours past midnight to make buttermilk biscuits and apple pies and, every morning, a hopefully different cake, I thought …

Carnitas, Meet Instant Pot

I have to tell you about my latest love affair. No, it's not with my soon-to-be husband (although, indirectly, it is). It's with the Instant Pot. My soon-to-be husband gets the credit, since he ordered the Instant Pot. Not one to swoon over the kitchen gadgets—I've never owned a slow cooker or a …

The Surefire Way to Test Whether Baking Powder Is Still Good

You know that can of baking powder whiling away in your pantry? It says hi! It’s reliable and multipurpose and helps out with a teaspoon here, a tablespoon there. But, really, how long do you think you’ve had it? The leavening agent may have a long shelf life, but it’s definitely not immortal.<p>If …

A Sheet-Pan Soup to Ease You Out of Winter (That’s Right, No Pots!)

We’re welcoming the official start of spring today, but around these parts, we know full well it’ll be a while before we can reliably shed ourselves of our winter layers.<p>So what to eat when spring’s calling, but the temps outside stubbornly hang on to winter and the farmers markets have yet to …

The Built-In Oven Feature for the Speediest Desserts

<i>This article is part of Change The Way You Cook part 2, the next installment in our series to help anyone (yes, you!) become smarter, faster, and more freewheeling in the kitchen.</i><p>What was the last ingredient you broiled? Maybe steak, rubbed with chipotle and brown sugar. Or fish, glazed with honey, …

A One-Two Punch for Knockout Vegetables

<i>This article is part of Change The Way You Cook part 2, the next installment in our series to help anyone (yes, you!) become smarter, faster, and more freewheeling in the kitchen.</i><p>A couple seasons ago, there was this episode of <i>The Bachelor</i>—relevant in just a sec, I swear—where the contestants were …

The Crunchy-Creamy French Toast We Can't Stop Riffing On

In 2013, our Creative Director—and resident <b>dessert queen</b>—Kristen Miglore told us all about Anthony Myint's French Toast Crunch: “What happens when the minds behind Mission Chinese cross crème brûlée, French toast, and tres leches cake? An indulgent, 5-ingredient treat—maybe the best pick-me-up …

15 common math questions from the SATs everyone gets wrong

The SAT doesn't just test how good you are at math , reading, and writing — it tests how good you are at taking the SAT .<p>Preparing for the math section of the test requires lots of practice and memorization of some formulas, but it's also important to know how to recognize trick questions , sift …

Mathematics

11 Mistakes to Avoid When Grilling Steak, According to Chefs

It's never too early to start prepping for barbecue season—so go ahead and bookmark this.<p>Purists assert that a good-quality cut of steak is done ill …

How to get a world-class education for free on the internet

As crucial as a university degree has become for working in the modern economy, it is not the only route forward into a wildly lucrative and satisfying career—just ask famous dropouts Bill Gates, Oprah Winfrey, Michael Dell, Steve Jobs, Mark Zuckerberg.<p>In the future, a single bachelor’s degree in a …

These Insanely Delicious Instant Pot Meals Let You Feed the Whole Family For Less Than $10

Sure, Instant Pots make planning your weekday meals about a thousand times easier, but not all the recipes out there that cater to this pressurized cooker are easy on the wallet. From quick and easy chicken recipes that even your pickiest eater will enjoy to modern takes on your mother's casserole, …

The 25 Best iPhone Apps To Download Now

These are our must-have iPhone apps<p>Whether you just picked up a new iPhone or you're looking for an app revamp, these 24 apps belong on your home screen. Including everything from music, navigation, organisation, messaging, photo editing, reading, social networks, keyboards, stargazing, and payment …

Instant Pot Potato Corn Chowder

<i>So hearty, cozy and creamy – perfect for those cold nights! And it’s made right in your pressure cooker so effortlessly! It’s comfort food at it’s</i> …

Convocan a comunidad ítalo-venezolana a participar en elecciones italianas

Este miércoles, Renata Bueno, diputada a la reelección por Latinoamérica en el Parlamento Italiano, llamó a la comunidad ítalo – venezolana a …

Venezuelan Pirates Rule the Most Lawless Market on Earth

Venezuela and the island of Trinidad are separated by only 10 miles of water and bound together by the most lawless market on Earth today. Playing …

How to Make the Best Banana Bread, No Matter What - Chowhound

Unripe bananas, food allergies, a lack of eggs—there are lots of things that can get between you and banana bread, but no obstacle need stop you. …

Places You Should Visit in 2018 Before They Get Too Popular

For every primo travel destination, there’s a sweet spot to find it. Visit too soon -- say, before the airlines start offering half-decent service …

Why an election won't topple Venezuela's Maduro

Venezuela will hold elect hold its next presidential election by the end of April, the government announced recently.<p>The ruling Socialist regime’s …