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12 Easy Fall Crockpot Recipes That Will Have You Begging for Seconds

It’s no secret that fall is the time of year when cooking becomes more of a welcome endeavor. Once summer’s temperatures have subsided and ovens are …

Cooking

Northern Italian Beef Stew Recipe

"This hearty beef and vegetable stew that can be made in the slow-cooker is a family favorite. It is also the backbone for an excellent beef soup, if …

Recipes

'Spectacular' ancient public library discovered in Germany

The remains of the oldest public library in Germany, a building erected almost two millennia ago that may have housed up to 20,000 scrolls, have been discovered in the middle of Cologne.<p>The walls were first uncovered in 2017, during an excavation on the grounds of a Protestant church in the centre …

Archaeology

How an Ex-Cop Rigged McDonald’s Monopoly Game and Stole Millions

Jerome Jacobson and his network of mobsters, psychics, strip-club owners, and drug traffickers won almost every prize for 12 years, until the FBI …

Crime

Lorena Bobbitt’s American Dream

Lorena and John Wayne Bobbitt made tabloid headlines 25 years ago as a marital nightmare turned castration punch line. Though their paths have diverged—advocacy work for her; Frankenpenis for him—their enmeshed stories speak to ultra-current issues of gender politics and celebrity culture.<p>The case …

Fake News

Alt-Right Troll To Father Killer: The Unraveling Of Lane Davis

<b>Nearly everyone on Samish Island</b> knew Chuck Davis, a bighearted retiree who lived in the handsome gray shingle house with the best view of Samish …

Coast Salish

Top 24 Recipes to Cook in a Dutch Oven

The dutch oven<p>Make sure to check out the how-to on cooking in a dutch oven at camp.<p>At home and in camp, this heavy pot with a tight-fitting lid is …

3-Ingredient Natural Weed Killer That Really Works

Even if you're not a savvy environmentalist, you probably know that contaminating your yard with nasty chemicals isn't a good idea, especially if you have kids, pets, or an edible garden nearby. Here's an easy-to-make weed killer that won't hurt the earth but will stop the weeds from growing. All …

The Timeline Of Serial Killer Ted Bundy’s Gruesome Murder Spree

Before his execution, Bundy confessed to 30 murders, but some fear his actual body count is more than 100.<p>Ted Bundy is one of America’s most prolific …

Seven True Crime Stories That Should be Made Into Netflix Shows

The future of binge-watching is here.<p>When I started writing about crime, some people still had a notably negative view of the subject. If they didn’t …

A Civilian's Primer on Military Rank and Insignia | The Art of Manliness

If you’re a regular ol’ civilian like me, you might have a lot of respect for the military, but you don’t know much about military culture. For …

11 shocking moments in history

From the Salem witch trials to the bombing of Hiroshima, history is full of dates that shook the world and continue, decades and centuries later, to …

Murder, conspiracy and execution: six centuries of scandalous royal deaths

From the public execution of Charles I to the unsolved mystery of the Princes in the Tower, dozens of British royals died in shocking or suspicious …

Where the super rich store their money, and where everybody else does

Last month, President Donald Trump reportedly floated a potential new campaign slogan: “How’s your 401(k) doing?”<p>Fair enough... the stock market has …

Stock Markets

The Lost Children of Tuam

Ireland wanted to forget. But the dead don’t always stay buried.

Ireland

Crows Are Doing the Best They Can

It’s time to give these resourceful, community-minded creatures some credit.<p>The first thing to know about crows is that a group of them is called a <i>murder</i>.<p>In America, crows count as a Halloween decoration, like skeletons and mini-gravestones. Homeowners perch plastic ones in their trees to instill …

Birds

The Danger of President Pence

Trump’s critics yearn for his exit. But Mike Pence, the corporate right’s inside man, poses his own risks.<p>On September 14th, the right-wing pundit Ann Coulter, who last year published a book titled “In Trump We Trust,” expressed what a growing number of Americans, including conservatives, have been …

Donald Trump

The Right Type of Flooring for Every Room in Your Home

Wood wins the prize as America’s favorite hard-surface flooring type, outselling vinyl, porcelain tile, and every other ­option, according to …

Home Improvement

13 Ways to Let the Slow Cooker Make You Breakfast

I used to think the greatest thing about my slow cooker was the way it tackled dinner on super-busy weeknights, but then I learned that it does …

Slow Cooker Venison Roast Recipe

"Venison roast slow cooked with onion, creamy mushroom soup, a dab of this and a spice of that. Simple, tasty way to enjoy that game meat."<p>Ingredients<p>…

Deer Jerky Recipe

"A zesty venison jerky that you can make at home in your oven. If you have a food dehydrator, you can dry the jerky in it by following the …

Cabernet Braised Short Rib Stew

Braised Short Rib Beef Stew.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> January 16, 2014 111<p>This is how you spell comfort food. Yeah. Up there. That.<p>Spelling was my best subject in …

Homestyle Chicken and Noodles

Homestyle Chicken and Noodles is hearty, cozy, and perfect for a blustery fall or winter evening!<p>Well, the time has finally arrived – the first snow …

Beef Bourguignon Recipe

A new post from She Wears Many Hats.<b>Beef Bourguignon</b> is a favorite classic beef stew made with onions, garlic, carrots, mushroom and red wine. It …

Cooking

Ask Petzal: Bullets in the Rain, the Alaskan Interior, and Hunting Hippies

David E. Petzal answers your questions about guns, shooting, hunting, and life. Got a question for our rifles editor? Send it to …

Nestlé’s Half-Billion-Dollar Noodle Debacle in India

Photograph by The Voorhes for Fortune Magazine; Type by Sinelab<p><i>Nestlé spent three decades building a beloved noodle brand in India. Then the world’s</i> …

India

The Complicated Sisterhood of Jackie Kennedy and Lee Radziwill

They were both stylish, beautiful, and sometimes drawn to the same men. In a revealing interview with Sam Kashner, Radziwill looks back at their deeply intertwined lives and how they dealt with fame and tragedy.<p>Born to dazzle, they were the most famous sisters in the world, the Bouvier …

How Police Failed to Find America's First Serial Killer

<i>Between December 1884 and December 1885, six women and a twelve year old girl were found murdered in the small city of Austin, Texas, their bodies mutilated by axes, knives, bricks and even iron rods that had been driven into their ears. At the time, the concept of a serial killer was unknown.</i> …

19 Seriously Scary Documentaries That’ll Scare The Hell Out Of You

You'll never relax again.<p><b>WARNING: Many of the films on this list are incredibly disturbing. Please continue and watch each film with discretion.</b>

World War Two: Belfast man's James Hamilton's Spitfire memories

<b>It is 80 years since the Spitfire's first flight and for one Belfast man the anniversary brings memories tumbling back.</b><p>James Hamilton is 91, but he still remembers the days in World War Two when he took control of a Spitfire.<p>"It was the best plane I've ever flown. It was one you get so used to and …

Belfast