Kate Stuermer

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Wood Or Plastic Cutting Boards: Which Is Better?

Ask any chef or home cook what the single most important tool in the kitchen is and he or she will almost certainly give you the same answer: a chef's knife. One, dependable all-purpose chef's knife -- and knowing how to use it -- is going to make the biggest impact on your cooking, whether you're …

After Ferguson

St. Louis’ decaying black suburbs are about to be forgotten. Again.<p>“What we want to know,” the barber said, “is where has the media <i>been</i>? Because these problems aren’t new.” It was a Tuesday afternoon in Ferguson, and we were at a barbershop a few blocks from where 18-year-old Michael Brown had been …

The Week in Review: Surf's Up

The Week in Review: Surf’s Up<p>Inside Flipboard / October 4, 2013<p>If you ignore the fact that the government of the United States of America shut down …

JFK: A Look Back

Inside Flipboard / November 21, 2013<p>Fifty years ago, John Fitzgerald Kennedy was slain by a madman’s bullet. The assassination of the popular and …

The Week in Review: The 50th Anniversary of the JFK Assassination

Inside Flipboard / November 22, 2013<p>This week marks the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. The youngest elected …

On the Red Couch with Author and Physician Deepak Chopra

Inside Flipboard / December 5, 2013<p>It’s not every day that red couch interviewees respond to our questions with quotes like, “Healing is the return …

Remembering Nelson Mandela, 1918-2013

Inside Flipboard / December 6, 2013<p>Nelson Mandela, the human rights leader, Nobel Laureate and first black African president of South Africa, died …

The Week in Review: Awards Season Is ON

Inside Flipboard / January 17, 2014<p>The Golden Globes last Sunday kicked off an intense stretch celebrating the best in entertainment. Next up, …

On the Red Couch with Model and Advocate Christy Turlington Burns

Shortly after the birth of her first child, Christy Turlington got a big scare. She experienced inexplicable complications that made her aware of the …

The Week in Review: Obamacare For All

Inside Flipboard / April 18, 2014<p>Tuesday marked the deadline for most Americans without healthcare to sign up for coverage under the Patient …

Now Serving

Inside Flipboard / May 19, 2014<p>After Ariane and Michael Batterberry got married in 1968, they set out to create a culinary magazine that felt more …

Best in Show

Inside Flipboard / May 27, 2014<p>“We have too many choices and too little time,” wrote Entertainment Weekly founder Jeff Jarvis in a memo nearly 26 …

Home Sweet Home

Inside Flipboard / June 16, 2014<p>For those of us who can’t even keep succulents alive in our homes, magazines like ELLE DECOR induce us into a state …

Road melts at Yellowstone National Park | CNN Travel

Child-selling story underlines tension as China opens up to video games

Even for China — often the butt of Western gamer jokes about Internet addiction, boot camps to cure it, and neglectful, obsessed parents — the report sounds bizarre: A couple there are in jail, accused of selling two sons to child traffickers, and using the proceeds to buy virtual items in …

‘UNDRESS ME’, A Short Film Featuring a Series of Total Strangers Undressing Each Other

“UNDRESS ME” is a short black-and-white film by filmmaker Tatia Pilieva that features a series of total strangers undressing each other. The film was …

Short Films

Beyoncé and Jay Z's "On The Run" Tour is a Royal Spectacle

In case you’d forgotten who the International God and Goddess of Pop are, Beyoncé and Mr. Beyoncé (you might know him as Jay Z) provided a subtle …

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Gavin Rossdale Joins Team Gwen Stefani on The Voice

Could this couple get any cuter?<p>Gavin Rossdale will join wife Gwen Stefani on <i>The Voice</i> this season as the mentor for Team Gwen, the Bush frontman …

Suspected German Spy Allegedly Working With State Department, Not CIA

By Mark Hosenball<p>WASHINGTON, July 11 (Reuters) - A German defense official under investigation for alleged spying was in contact with a U.S. State Department officer rather than American intelligence agencies, raising questions about whether any espionage occurred, U.S. officials familiar with the …

Texas Teen Who Witnessed Murder of Her Family Speaks at Memorial

The 15-year-old lone survivor of a shooting that left her parents and four siblings dead in their suburban Houston home bravely thanked the community Saturday for their support — and said she finds solace in knowing she will see her family again.<p>“Happiness can be found even in the darkest of times, …

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Singapore to Destroy Copies of Book About Gay Penguins

Singapore plans to destroy copies of three children's books, including one about two male penguins raising a chick, following complaints that the …

Cannabis users in Georgia demand law change

Activists in Georgia say it is high time that the country change its tough drug laws. At the moment, those convicted of possessing cannabis face up to 14 years in prison, which is almost as long as a murder sentence. But as Al Jazeera's Robin Forestier-Walker reports from Tbilisi, the government is …

Inside the Vaper's Den: E-Cigarette Salvation and New Dangers

At a vaping bar beneath neon lights, fingers tap on the wooden counter. A vial of "vape juice" pours into a pen-shaped device. With the click of a button, electricity flows, a coil heats, and flavored, diluted, liquid nicotine transforms to a gas. It's inhaled and exhaled in a vanilla custard …