Arielle Branstetter

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Trump nominates Pence ally to oversee health programs

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The architect of Gov. Mike Pence's Medicaid expansion in Indiana is expected to play a key role in determining how Republicans …

Health Care

Four Investment Strategies You’re Afraid to Admit You Don’t Understand

<b>Updated July 2017</b> — Diversity is a good thing — especially in a time of volatility. Knowledgeable investors may want to explore alternative routes to …

Asian shares waver as US and China trade threats on tariffs

HONG KONG (AP) -- Asian stock markets slipped Friday after Beijing vowed to fight the Trump administration's latest threats of yet more tariffs on Chinese imports, intensifying investor fears about a brewing trade battle between the world's two biggest economies.<p>KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark …

Trump to tap billionaire Wilbur Ross for Commerce secretary

Billionaire investor Wilbur Ross is President-elect Donald Trump's pick for Commerce secretary, two sources tell CNN.<p>The nomination is expected to be rolled out as part of an economic team announcement on Wednesday, when Trump will likely name Steven Mnuchin as treasury secretary.<p>The Cabinet-level …

Donald Trump

Anti-Trump electors form fundraising committee

A coalition of anti-Trump Electoral College members has opened a nonprofit political committee that enables it to raise funds in support of a three-week mad dash to halt Donald Trump's election.<p>The group, which has dubbed itself Hamilton Electors, registered a 527 political committee with …

Government

F.D.A. Agrees to New Trials for Ecstasy as Relief for PTSD Patients

CHARLESTON, S.C. — After three tours in Iraq and Afghanistan, C. J. Hardin wound up hiding from the world in a backwoods cabin in North Carolina. Divorced, alcoholic and at times suicidal, he had tried almost all the accepted treatments for post-traumatic stress disorder: psychotherapy, group …

Mental Health

Shake Your Way Into the Craft Cocktail Trend

All your friends recently splurged on 10-piece cocktail sets. Yep, craft cocktails are officially trendy.<p>The data-mining folks at Google Trends told</i> …

The Surprising Stories Behind the Most Ordered Cocktails

<i>(Photo Credit: Kondor83/Shutterstock)</i><p><i>By Mila Pantovich</i><p>It seems like a new <b>craft cocktail</b> bar opens every weekend, with mixologists scrambling to create the next coolest drink. As much as we love innovation, sometimes you really can't beat the tried and true mixed drinks that have been around …

10 Cocktails Every Bartender and Cocktail Connoisseur Should Know

In today's world of craft cocktails the unique and unusual have become the norm. From bartenders' self invented nightly specials to drinks that have taken the nation by storm -- see Cosmopolitan and Lynchburg Lemonade -- there is no shortage of creative selections to be had.<p>But at the core of …

5 Cocktails You Must Try in Napa Now

American wine country is having a cocktail moment. In Napa, where some of the country’s best restaurants are all but deserted by 10:00 pm, nightlife …

Report from Tales of the Cocktail: On Mixology for Everyone

I've often thought that the most important outcomes of the modern craft cocktail movement aren't at the frontier. It isn't the 16th amaro on the shelf, or the puffs of smoke and centrifuges, or the ever-more obscure cocktail ingredients stirred into your bourbon drink.<p>No, it's in the filtering-down …

Best Cocktail Festivals in America

With the craft cocktail movement showing no signs of slowing down, bartenders and mixologists are really having their moment. The best way to sample …

Ask a Bartender: What's Your Favorite Old-School Cocktail Book?

While the world of craft cocktails has evolved in recent years, bartenders still pay constant respect to classic drinks. And many of those classics come to us through cocktail books—some dating back to the Prohibition era or before. We asked bartenders around the country: What's your favorite …

Three Dots and a Dash, Aviary win at Tales of the Cocktail

<b>NEW ORLEANS —</b> Chicago's growing cocktail scene has added two more feathers in its cap.<p>Three Dots and a Dash, the popular River North tiki bar helmed by Paul McGee, was named the Best New American Cocktail Bar at the 12th annual Tales of the Cocktail festival in New Orleans. The Aviary, led by …

What To Expect From The Dead Rabbit, NYC's Most Ambitious Cocktail Bar

The Dead Rabbit NYC gives you 72 reasons to head down to the Financial District. That’s 72 expertly crafted cocktails (by Jack McGarry who has been named international bartender of the year) and an extensive selection of thoughtfully reinvented classics making this cocktail bar NYC’s (and probably …

8 Ways to up Your Cocktail Game

National Drinks | Elyse Inamine<p>"Garnishes are an expression of a bartender's style," says Shinya Yamao of New York's Piora.<p>"My garnishes are very simple, but they act as a sub-ingredient for the cocktail," says Yamao, who stopped by TT HQ to show us how he cuts and arranges his twists on the …

Ideas & Advice

Photo<p>26 Must-Have Wedding Photos You Don’t Want to Miss<p>Trust us—you’ll want to capture all of these moments.<p>Flower Arrangements<p>Your Complete Guide to …

Wedding Photography Styles You Need to Know

photo by Jasmine Star<p>photo by Braedon Photography<p>photo by Genya O'Neall<p>photo by Angelica Glass<p>photo by Allan Zepeda<p>photo by Vanessa Joy …

Genetically, Schizophrenia Is At Least Eight Separate Diseases

A range of disorders lead to different symptoms, new research says, raising hopes for individualized treatment.<p>Research published in the <i>American Journal of Psychiatry</i> shows that schizophrenia is not a single genetic disease, but in fact a class of diseases with variable symptoms.<p>Schizophrenia is …

Mental Health

Mental illness and sexual abuse: the shocking link

Some years ago, the Mufti of Australia got into hot water when he likened women who failed to wear the hijab to “uncovered meat”, at risk of being devoured by cats. In other words, if a woman who dressed “immodestly” were to be raped then she should share, if not take all, the blame.<p>Sadly, despite …

Beekeeper cured of life threatening allergy after three years of 'sting' treatment

A dedicated beekeeper who almost died from a bee sting underwent three years of venom injections so he could overcome his allergy<p>An amateur beekeeper who developed a life threatening allergy to bees has been cured after more than three years of treatment.<p>Simon Russ, a biology teacher, had been a …

76 of Our Best Steak Recipes, from Rib Eye to Skirt Steak, Fajitas to Skewers

Our biggest, baddest, and best steak recipes—all in one place.<p><b>There are some days when you just really need a big steak.</b> Whether you're in the mood for a seared rib eye or a skewer wrapped in pita, we're here for you.

Cooking

17 Gluten-Free Beers That Actually Taste Good [Updated for 2016!]

Gluten-free beer doesn't have to be bland—it can even be good! Here are 17 brews, from stouts to saisons to IPAs, that are tasty enough for anyone<p>To create beers suited for celiacs, as well as people suffering from gluten sensitivities and dietary restrictions, ingenious brewers have begun …

Beer

Gougères

Makes about 50 Servings<p>These delicate cheese puffs always impress. Once you get the hang of the dough, you’ll serve them at every opportunity.<p>October 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>6 tablespoons (¾ stick) unsalted butter, cut into pieces<p>¾ teaspoon kosher salt<p>Pinch of nutmeg<p>1¼ cups all-purpose flour<p>4 large eggs<p>…

Eggs

Beachside Flower Filled Wedding

<i>Shari and Nate</i><p>I adore flowers and when this gorgeous wedding by the sea popped up filled with nothing but fresh blooms you can bet I was a happy …

2014's Hottest Summer Wedding Trends | Loverly | The Ultimate Wedding Planning Checklist

Ideas<p>2014’s Hottest Summer Wedding Trends<p>Kellee Khalil ·<p>As the world’s only wedding search and shopping engine, we can predict real-time data on the wedding industry’s hottest fashion and decor trends. We recently sat down with Good Day New York to share what we’re seeing lately and chat about this …

Weddings