Carol Moran

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15 Serious Salad Recipes to Start Your New Year’s Resolutions Right

New year, new you? Us too. You’ve already decided that you’re going to hit the gym <i>at least</i> five times a week and #eatclean is going to be your new favorite Instagram and Twitter hashtag. But have you found your go-to recipes yet? That’s where we come in. Take a look at these 15 scrumptious salads …

21 Recipes That Will Make You LOVE Veggies

Besides elegant endive and our favorite fiery appetizer, the jalapeño popper, there are so many more veggies that benefit from a little filling. Everything from avocados (yes, technically a fruit, but we’re okay with bending some rules for these creamy beauts) to zucchini make a beautiful canvas to …

Use Christmas leftovers for breakfast: Eggnog French toast with spiced syrup

End up with extra eggnog this Christmas? Turn it into French toast. Here, Brian Malarkey shares his tasty recipe that the entire family will enjoy the morning after the holidays.<p><b>Eggnog French toast and homemade spiced cranberry orange syrup</b><br>Courtesy of Brian Malarkey<br>Feeds a family of …

Best U.S. Hiking Cities

<b>Get Hiking:</b> This popular four-mile hike has a large measure of challenge (3,700 vertical feet of climbing) with an equal payoff (views of Mount Rainier, Seattle, and the Olympics on a clear day). The journey isn’t so bad either: Along the way, hikers pass classic Pacific Northwest conifer and fir …

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20 Places To Go Camping Before You Die

The best way to experience a new place is to sleep outside under the stars.

Hiking

Marchers in Washington, New York, Boston protest police killings

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Thousands of demonstrators marched in Washington, New York and Boston on Saturday to protest against killings of unarmed black men by police officers.<p>Organizers said the marches were among the largest in a recent wave of protests against the deaths that have cast a …

Shepherd's Pie

Introduction: Shepherd's Pie<p>Shepherd's pie is one of my family's favorite dinners. It is a hearty meal all mushed together, and topped with a layer …

Slow Cookers

Buy or DIY: Inspiring Unconventional Shelving

Form or function? I know I struggle with that question at times. Here are 13 unconventional shelving ideas that marry the logical and creative, for …

Storage Ideas

Ebola In The Air: What Science Says About How The Virus Spreads

Here's an Ebola puzzle for you: If the virus isn't airborne, why do doctors and nurses need to wear full protective suits, with face masks, while treating patients?<p>After we dug through studies and talked to scientists, the answer slowly emerged.<p>Ebola <i>does</i> spread through the <i>air</i>. But not through the</i> …

A glance at developments in Ferguson

ST. LOUIS (AP) — President Barack Obama called Monday for $75 million in federal spending to get 50,000 more police to wear body cameras that record …

Obama to Order More Oversight of Military Surplus Going to Local Police

Evans/Getty Images<p>Maury Englander—FPG/Hulton Archive/Getty Images<p>Spencer Grant—Getty Images<p>Afro American Newspapers/Gado/Getty Images<p>Gerald …

How to Train Your Voice to Be More Charismatic

Scientists Analyze Public Leaders’ Voices to Discover the Basis for Charisma<p>Scientists are tuning in on the power of the spoken word, seeking the secrets of charisma.<p>By analyzing the harmonics of pitch, frequency and timbre, researchers at University of California, Los Angeles are discovering how …

Charisma

Obama proposes $263 million for community policing reforms after Ferguson meeting

President Obama said he is determined to "make things better" between police and communities following a meeting with Ferguson officials, activists …

Ferguson mayor: No severance package for Wilson

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Ferguson police Officer Darren Wilson did not receive a severance package when he resigned over the weekend, the St. Louis …

Small Family Farm Wins Slow Money's $60K Beetcoin Loan

Slow Money Alliance recently held its fifth annual conference in Louisville, including presentations by 21 food entrepreneurs. The winner: Bauman’s Cedar Valley Farms, an organic small family farm in Garnett, Kansas, looking to create what operations manager Rosanna Bauman calls a “feed hub”—a …

13 DIY Decor Solutions That Will Make Your Life Easier

Top 10 North American Snow Adventures

Cure cabin fever with these cold-weather activities.<p><i>From the January/February 2012 issue of</i> National Geographic Traveler <i>magazine</i><p>When Old Man Winter blankets the landscape with a fresh pile of powder, consider it a cue to bundle up and head outdoors. Like the thrill of an impromptu snowball fight, …

Skiing

Ferguson officer Wilson resigned because of death threats received by the PD, lawyer says | Fox News

Former Ferguson police Officer Darren Wilson's lawyer says Wilson resigned because he was concerned about the potential for violence against other officers if he didn't.<p>Neil Bruntrager told The Associated Press on Sunday that Wilson decided to step aside after police Chief Tom Jackson told him that …

Citing security concerns, Darren Wilson resigns from Ferguson police force

Darren Wilson, the police officer who fatally shot an unarmed teenager in August, has resigned from the police department in Ferguson, Missouri, his attorney, Neil Bruntrager, confirmed to CNN Saturday night.<p>In a telephone interview with the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Wilson said he resigned after …

Resignation of Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson unlikely to halt protests

City officials in Ferguson, Mo. were due Sunday to address the resignation of Darren Wilson, the police officer who shot and killed teenager Michael Brown in a confrontation in August that fueled protests in the St. Louis suburb and around the nation.<p>Stephanie Karr, Ferguson city attorney, told the …

A one-chart summary of every Ferguson eyewitness's grand jury testimony

This great PBS NewsHour chart shows an analysis of the eyewitness testimony provided to the grand jury that investigated the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri.<p>The chart shows many contradictions between some eyewitnesses — and lots of questions that went unanswered in different …

10 Easy Pieces: Tree Stump Stools and Tables

DIYers have been transforming felled trees into furniture for years. But the process required both patience and brawn. After hauling home a heavy …

A glance at national protests, cleanup in Ferguson

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Protesters turned out in several U.S. cities on one of the busiest shopping days of the year Friday in response to a grand jury's …

See the artwork that only reveals itself at a 90 degree angle

These images seem to appear in front of your eyes - as they're formed from a formation of 160 glass strips.<p>The artwork is a quirky anamorphic structure that only reveals itself at a 90 degree angle, when a fish or a bird is brought to life before quickly disappearing.<p>Despite three images completing …

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Thanksgiving in zero-g: Space station astronauts enjoy 'traditional' dishes

Like most Americans back on the ground, astronauts aboard the International Space Station will celebrate Thanksgiving with a feast: NASA food scientists have created zero-g versions of classic Thanksgiving dishes for this week's celebration.<p>The American astronauts currently living on the orbiting …