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The Plastic Wrap Trick Restaurant Pros Swear By

Some call it “hotel wrapping,” others say “banquet wrapping,” (depends on which restaurant industry veteran you ask), but whatever you call it—this …

New website format is so revolutionary its creator doesn't know its potential

<b>A new web tool has made it possible to format an entire website as a URL string, but it’s such a different way of making websites that even its</b> …

Lingerie Française

We’ve been wanting to do a lingerie story at the Atelier for awhile now.Nothing seems more French to us than lingerie. Even the etymology of the …

13 Instant Pot tips, recipes and features everyone should know

The Instant Pot is a pressure cooker that also also sautés, slow cooks, makes poultry tender and juicy and can even be used for canning. While all the buttons, valves settings and accessories may seem daunting, we've rounded up some of our best tips to make you a skilled Instapot user.<p>The basics<p>But …

Experts Say This $45 Bottle of Bourbon Is the Best in the World

The panel behind the World Whiskies Awards — made up of 17 whiskey reviewers, bartenders, spirit industry professionals and former distillers — …

Night owls more likely to die earlier than morning larks, first study finds

Night owls, individuals who stay up late and struggle to get out of bed in the morning, are more likely to die sooner than morning larks, the first study into their death rates has found.<p>New research by the University of Surrey and Northwestern University in the US found that people who naturally …

South Korean actor’s suicide triggers backlash against #MeToo

The suicide of a leading South Korean actor accused of sexual assault has triggered a backlash against the nation’s growing #MeToo movement, with critics charging that it has devolved into a witch hunt that promotes prejudice against men.<p>Jo Min-ki was found hanged in his apartment building in Seoul …

South Korea

Scientists unravel the mystery of the Roman 'gate to hell'

<b>(CNN) —</b> Two thousand years ago, ancient tourists flocked to a Greco-Roman temple in Hierapolis, modern-day Turkey, situated on top of a cave once purported to be the gateway to the underworld.<p>They watched in awe as animals, from birds to bulls, dropped dead at its entrance. The cave, named the …

Ancient History

House hunters, be wary: 7 seemingly small flaws may point to a money pit

When Annemarie Kill and her husband, John Duffy, bought their first house in Chicago’s Galewood neighborhood in 2003, the duo knew it needed some cosmetic work — in fact, they were excited to redo the bathrooms and kitchen to make the home their own.<p>Little did they realize that the back of the …

Dragon Ball Z Heat Changing Coffee Mugs

If you sip your daily cup of joe out of a meh-looking mug, you’re clearly doing it wrong. Heat changing mugs are very common these days, and … Read …

NYC subways delayed by poodle on the tracks

<b>NEW YORK --</b> It doesn't take much to slow down the New York subway system. On Friday afternoon, one bundle of fur stopped train service on a transit …

All 50 States Ranked for Retirement, From Worst to Best

Taking into account affordability, quality of life, and health care<p>On a global scale, the United States is 24th on the list of the best countries for …

Karen McDougal Describes Alleged Affair With Trump in New Yorker Article

A woman who says that she and President Trump had an affair over a decade ago offered new details about the alleged relationship and an effort to buy her public silence.<p>A Friday report published by The New Yorker describes how a tabloid publisher may have moved to “catch and kill” the story and pay …

Donald Trump

Alleged Florida school shooter Nikolas Cruz was reported to FBI, cops, school -- but warning signs missed

Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Friday ordered an "immediate review" after it emerged that the FBI had not acted on a recent tip that Florida school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz wanted to “kill people” and there was the “potential of him conducting a school shooting.”<p>In a statement, the bureau …

Chew it over: a guide to eating slowly

People who savour their food are apparently far less likely to be overweight or obese than fast eaters. So if you are the latter, how do you break the habit?<p>Chew your deep-dish filled-crust pizza slowly. Slurp your thickshake with care. Do not pour cooking oil down your neck to act as a slide for …

Holistic Medicine

Austin baker Sarah Lim creates kawaii macarons that’ll make you squee | Relish Austin

Macarons aren’t quite the bakery trend they were just a few years ago, but one Austin baker is making macarons that tap into another trend: Kawaii, …

Here Are Alton Brown's Most Nerdy (And Brilliant) Cooking Hacks

From pasta to coffee to meatballs.

This Top-Secret Westworld Website Has the First Photo of Samurai World

You may have watched the extremely grim season two trailer of <b>Westworld</b> that aired during this year's Super Bowl. The real question is, how closely …

The Kinky French Film That Puts ‘Fifty Shades’ to Shame

Filmmaker François Ozon’s (‘Swimming Pool’) latest pushes the sexual envelope in ways few American films do.<p>Following a brief opening credits …

Scientists have found the source of anxiety in the brain - and how to turn it off

Anxiety is a useful emotion, but it can result in crippling personality disorders.<p>Anxiety is a feeling of unease, such as worry or fear, which …

Lawmaker wants to ban Elon Musk's flamethrower

Elon Musk may be pulling off one of the most epic "Spaceballs" jokes ever with the preorder sales for his Boring Company flamethrowers, but at least one California politician doesn't find it funny it all.<p>Assemblymember Miguel Santiago, a Democrat who represents Los Angeles, said Monday he intends …

Watch: Nine Packing Hacks That Will Lighten Your Suitcase

Here's how to fit 10 days' worth of necessities into a carry-on suitcase.<p><i>This story originally appeared on Money.com</i><p>These days, it’s pretty expensive …

Jessica Nigri Ponders Life After Cosplay

"I feel like a weird character select version of myself.'<p>Jessica Nigri makes a living by being a fan. She isn’t the first to do so, but even in 2018 …

Stop Those Annoying Browser Prompts Asking for Your Location or to Send Notifications

If you've grown tired of answering those annoying browser prompts every time a website wants to show you notifications or know your location, you can …

20 Travel Bags You'll Trip For

The only thing rarer than a stress-free vacation is stress-free packing and, in turn, stress-free luggage. If you don't have the gift of …

3D Print a Home Automation Switch

If you are the kind of person who won’t use cheap Sonoff modules to control AC powered devices, we don’t blame you and you should probably stop …

Home Automation

Ujet electric scooter cruises cities on hubless wheels and carbon nanotube tires

As flashy as electric cars like the Byton Concept and Fisker EMotion are, the most eye-grabbing vehicle debut from CES might just be a two-wheeler. …

Knowledge Management

Best smartphone and business tech accessories of CES 2018

Chargeworx dual wireless charging desktop pad<p><b>Also see:</b><p><b>CES 2018: The Big Trends for Business (ZDNet/TechRepublic special feature)</b><p>Image: Teena …

Hands on: ‘Clear ID’ puts a fingerprint sensor inside of your display, and it’s awesome [Video]

Biometric security has been a core part of our smartphones for the past several years, and fingerprint sensors have only been getting better over the years. Now, though, as a war mounts up against smartphone bezels, fingerprint sensors are losing out. That is, until they end up under the display, …

Phones

What travelers must know for 2018

Whoever said "The more things change, the more they stay the same" was not a traveler, based on what you'll see in 2018. Here are 18 things on the travel horizon.<p>1. Your new (maybe) driver’s license<p>Beginning Jan. 22, you can apply for a California driver's license that will be compliant when …