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Over 98% of mass shootings occurred on gun-free zones, research shows

On the heels of the shooting in Fort Lauderdale that took the lives of five people, a new report has surfaced with some breathtaking statistics about where mass shootings take place.<p>According to the Crime Prevention Research Center, from the 1950’s through July 10th of 2016, 98.4 percent of mass …

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7-Day Mediterranean Meal Plan: 1,200 Calories

The Mediterranean diet has long been recognized as one of the healthiest and most delicious ways to eat. Eating a Mediterranean diet can help your …

I felt safer living in a Middle Eastern country than the US. Here’s why

<i>“Any society that would give up a little liberty to gain a little security will deserve neither and lose both.”</i><p>BENJAMIN FRANKLIN SAID THAT. The …

Students Say College's General Tso's Chicken Recipe Is 'Cultural Appropriation'

Sure, General Tso's chicken is a product of American-Chinese restaurants, but it deserves authentic treatment, according to student at Ohio's Oberlin College. Students at the liberal arts college are dyspeptic over the school's "culturally appropriative" cafeteria menus. In statements to the <i>Oberlin</i> …

These 11 ‘Star Wars’ Foods Should Not Exist

The <i>Star Wars</i> film juggernaut has always been a source of promotional products, coveted by children and hoarded collectors. Now, with the release of the franchise's latest installment, <i>The Force Awakens,</i> the branding push extends well beyond miniature robots and Lego speeders and into the grocery …

A Criminologist's Case Against Gun Control

In the wake of the recent mass shooting at a Colorado Planned Parenthood that claimed three lives, President Barack Obama called the incidents of gun …

Criminals make mockery of Australia’s gun ban

Australia’s strict gun-control laws are predictably keeping firearms out of the hands of all groups except one: Criminals.<p>An analysis of official …

Deviled Egg Recipe - Family Traditions

This deviled egg recipe is always a big hit at dinner parties. They are quick, easy, and cheap to put together too! Even the kids can't keep their …

Fully Loaded Huevos Rancheros: Sizzle chorizo sausage and potatoes over med-high till crisp. Scoop onto two warmed corn tortillas. Top with two fried eggs, avocado, thinly sliced red sweet peppers, and a hit of Mexican oregano. #recipes #putaneggonit #breakfast #cooking #sizzledchorizosausage

The Burrito Goes Global With Chicken Vindaloo

What is a burrito? One answer is that it's a Mexican and Tex-Mex dish made by wrapping a flour tortilla around a filling that includes a mix of ingredients like meat, beans, and rice. I think that's pretty accurate, but let's face it—at this point, the burrito is such a gloriously bastardized …

Liquid water elsewhere in our solar system?

If so, where are we likely to find it? Could we ever get to it? Would we be able to drink it? A planetary geoscientist explains.<p>Science fiction …

Goliath Gate: Archaeologists Uncover Entrance to Biblical City of Gath

A massive gate unearthed in Israel may have marked the entrance to a biblical city that, at its heyday, was the biggest metropolis in the region.<p>The town, called Gath, was occupied until the ninth century B.C. In biblical accounts, the Philistines — the mortal enemies of the Israelites — ruled the …

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Why The Shootings Will Continue

We are going about this all wrong. The folks on the left say with fewer or no guns we will have fewer or no more gun crimes. The folks on the right say with more guns we will have more safety from people who would abuse guns.<p>Despite thinking that they are keeping people safe, both sides of this …

The Differences Between Northern & Southern Indian Food

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Chitra Agrawal teaches us about the differences between North and South Indian cuisine by way of</i> <i>two variations on a traditional Indian side: South</i> …

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This easy recipe for baked eggs in ramekins will transform your breakfast

Omelets? So over them. Fried eggs? Forget about it. When it comes to breakfast, baked eggs are the best invention since, well, sliced bread. These individual ramekins are filled with a deluxe blend of savory vegetables and rich, creamy eggs; give them 20 minutes in the oven and get your spoons …

Make Puerto Rican-style red beans and rice - TODAY.com

Juan Fernando Ayora @thetravelerslife<p>It’s a classic combination around the globe, yes, but in few places more than Latin America is rice and beans considered as much a part of the cultural DNA as is speaking Spanish. Perhaps that’s because it’s a dish born of the region’s history. Beans are native …

Fantastic Deviled Egg Recipes

Photo: CLAUDIA CATALANO<p>It’s with no shortage of boastful relish that I’m privileged to share these fantastic deviled eggs from The Black Birch restaurant, which were recently given a glowing write up by The Boston Globe in an article entitled <i>In Kittery, Maine, humble deviled eggs elevated to an art</i> …

The best fish tacos! SORTEDFood shares a recipe for their version

British food stars SORTEDFood teamed up with TODAY to find some of the best foods across the U.S.as part of the #LostAndHungry tour. This past week, they traveled through Los Angeles looking for the best tacos. Read more about where they found them, and try the recipe below, which the guys were …