Carl Lipscombe

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Uganda's 'Kill the Gays' Bill Is Back

As Anti-Homosexuality Act is set to be reintroduced, local activists have built a broad coalition that links the bill with other social issues.<p>David …

Ricky Jackson: How America's Longest Serving Exoneree Went From Death Row to Freedom

In late 1975, 19-year-old Ricky Jackson was sentenced to die by electrocution. Almost 40 years later, his conviction was overturned, and he walked out the front door of the Cuyahoga County courthouse a free man. Ricky is now the longest serving American exoneree on record.<p>The crime that sent him to …

Life in Prison for Selling $20 of Weed

Homeless and hungry, Fate Vincent Winslow wanted something to eat, so he agreed to sell pot to a stranger—an undercover cop.<p><b>PART I</b><p>On September 5, …

Dr. Mary Bassett: Why #BlackLivesMatter to public health

New York City Health Commissioner Dr. Mary Bassett has worked in public health for more than 30 years. She helped lead the city's response to the …

Q&A with Surgeon General Vivek Murthy: Community Health, Measles, and Teleportation

He’s treated thousands of patients in the U.S. and helped people around the globe. He’s trained students to become doctors, founded a nonprofit to combat HIV/AIDS, practices yoga daily, and keeps unflavored almond milk in his fridge. At 37, he is now one of the youngest Americans — and the first …

Ebola outbreak: Fear-mongering criticized by doctor turned patient in NYC

A doctor who contracted the deadly Ebola virus and rode the subway system and dined out before he developed symptoms said the media and politicians …

101 Creative Ways to De-Stress and Take Control of Your Life

Photo credit: bigstock.com<p>In today’s modern world, avoiding stress is virtually impossible. Everyone struggles with the pressures of work, a social …

Did the health care law give 'elevated legitimacy' to alternative medicine?

<b>Editor's note, Feb. 25, 2015:</b> <i>One of the core principles of our work, and the work of all journalists, is to contact the subjects whom we are writing</i> …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Skincare<p>It's actually not as hard as you'd think.<p>By Adam Hurly3 days agoView More<p>Sales<p>There’s still time to score big.<p>19 Photos3 days agoView …

Lifestyle

10 Team-Building Games That Promote Collaborative Critical Thinking

<b>10 Team-Building Games That Promote Critical Thinking</b><p>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b><p>One of education’s primary goals is to groom the next generation of little …

8 Logical Fallacies That Fuel Anti-Science Sentiments

We've never been more dependent on science. At the same time, however, we've never been more certain about its ability to help us understand and …

You're Not the Boss of Me! Why Libertarianism Is a Childish Sham

Libertarians believe themselves controversial and cool. They're desperate to package themselves as dangerous rebels, but in reality they are …

Watch the Meryl Streep Musical Number That Into the Woods Filmmakers Cut

We would never call <i>Into the Woods</i> masterminds <b>Rob Marshall</b>, <b>Stephen Sondheim</b>, and <b>James Lapine</b> monsters because they brought us such wondrous Christmas joy with their whimsical adaptation of the Tony-decorated Broadway musical.<p><i>But</i>.<p>They <i>did</i> decide to cut a complete Meryl Streep musical number from the …

Escape from Camp 14

• <b>Author:</b> Blaine Harden<p><b>The heartwrenching New York Times bestseller about the only known person born inside a North Korean prison camp to have escaped. Blaine Harden's latest book, King of Spies, will be available from Viking in Fall 2017.</b><br>North Korea’s political prison camps have existed twice as …

Sculpt an Action Hero Body

Three female stunt-doubles share their get-fit tricks<p>Female stunt doubles have enviable physiques that rival those of today's sexiest celebrities. Now you can steal fitness secrets from three of this season's top behind-the-scenes stars.<p>MOVIE: <b>Guardians of the Galaxy</b>ACTRESS: <i>Zoe Saldana</i>DOUBLE: <b>Chloe</b> …

As Ebola Cases Spike, WHO Asks For More Money And Help

The world's largest Ebola outbreak continues to surge at a troubling rate. The number of cases has climbed by nearly 20 percent in the past week, the World Health Organization said Tuesday.<p>At least 759 people have caught the hemorrhagic fever and 467 of those have died in three West African …

5 Meditation Alternatives That Won't Put You to Sleep

Look, I'm a fan of meditation. I've been a true believer in its healing powers for a long time, well before all the scientific evidence finally showed meditation does indeed reduce blood pressure, increase immunity, provide emotional balance, lower stress levels, and the list goes on.<p>Meditation …

Ebola: 11 African nations OK plan to tackle epidemic - CNN.com

<b>(CNN)</b> -- The World Health Organization says the current Ebola epidemic trend "shows a mixed picture" in Africa, according to a statement released early Tuesday.<p>Liberia has reported 16 new cases with nine deaths. Sierra Leone has had 34 new cases and 14 deaths since last week. The WHO statement …

6 Snack Habits for Healthy Weight Loss

Snacks, finger foods, tapas, amuse-bouche -- however you term them, there's something endlessly satisfying about munching on little hand-held bites of heaven. Problem is, America's favorite snacks aren't little, nor are they heavenly. In fact, a recent study in the journal <i>Hepatology</i> found that 27 …

Nutrition

10 Wines Under $20 to Enjoy on Your Holiday Weekend

One of the best things about rising temperatures is being able to cool down with a glass of refreshing rosé. To celebrate the season we rounded up 10 …

7 Fried Chicken Common Mistakes—and How to Avoid Them

From skipping the brine to using the wrong oil, these common mistakes will ruin your fried chicken. Avoid them to make the crunchiest, juiciest bird ever<p>There's a lot to love about fried chicken. First, there's that hot, crunchy, shatteringly crisp crust, fried to golden-brown perfection. Once you …

Building the Perfect Sandwich Is All About Architecture

BA Foodist Andrew Knowlton has strong opinions on sandwich architecture—here's how he says to build everything from burgers to lobster rolls to bánh mì<p>No one can accuse <i>Bon Appétit</i>'s restaurant and drinks editor <b>Andrew Knowlton</b> of being wishy-washy. The man has some strong opinions about food and …

Summer Grilling HQ

90 Classic 4th of July Recipes to Celebrate Peak Summer in America

Ribs, burgers, slaw, and more of our favorite Independence Day recipes.<p>Unlike Thanksgiving, people don’t plan their 4th of July menus way in advance. It’s an on-the-fly thing that happens once you’ve already stocked up on 10 bottles of rosé. Except it <i>is</i> worth thinking about a plan of attack, so you …

Cooking

Seven Management Lessons From The Legendary French Restaurants

In between giving lectures on moral philosophy to errant professors of economics, I have been making my way from Nice to Paris, stopping at the top-rated restaurants of the Michelin guide. So far, we have visited <i>La</i> <i>Palme D’Or</i> in Cannes, <i>Maison Pic</i> in Valence and <i>La Pyramide</i> in Vienne.<p>Still ahead lie</i> …

The 12 Best Apps For Summer

We've collected the best apps to aid you in your summer adventures rather than take you away from the action.<p>From apps to help you grill, gaze at the stars, or go to the movies, we've got you covered.<p>The rest is up to your imagination.

Inspiring Quotes On Life, Liberty, And The Pursuit Of Happiness From Every US President

They include life lessons from George Washington, leadership advice from Thomas Jefferson, and reflections on success from Abraham Lincoln.<p>These leaders probably had the toughest job in the world. Here are a few of the things they learned from it.

A Guide to Drinking Something Besides Beer at BBQs

The ultimate guide of what to drink at a barbecue...besides beer.<p>We love a cooler full of cold ones as much as the next barbecue fiend (and perhaps more than most "workplaces"), but when it comes to bringing booze for a cookout, beer is only the beginning. Beer is easy, cheap, and crowd-pleasing, …

Wine

German Potato Salad with Dill

6 Servings<p>June 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 pounds small waxy potatoes, halved and scrubbed<p>¼ cup olive oil<p>½ onion, chopped<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper<p>¼ cup apple cider vinegar<p>4 scallions, sliced<p>2 tablespoons fresh dill, chopped<p>1 teaspoon caraway seeds, toasted<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Cover …