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Kanye West, Andre 3000, D'angelo, and More Paid Tribute to Phife Dawg at Harlem's Apollo Theater

A building packed with hip-hop royalty gave the Five Foot Assassin a tearful sendoff.<p><i>Photos by Derek Scancarelli, except where noted</i><p>As hip-hop continues to mourn the loss of Phife Dawg from A Tribe Called Quest, it has come into sharper view just how much the rapper, and his group, meant to the …

10 Best Vintage Roadsters For The Modern Gentleman

There’s no shortage of cool cars for today’s auto aficionados, but it comes with a cruel irony. As we’re faced with more and more automotive options, …

1954 Ferrari 375 Plus

1954 Ferrari 375 Plus

This is what you're doing wrong with produce

Many of my clients assume they should be eating fresh, raw produce to reap the most health perks possible. But the reality is, several studies have debunked conventional wisdom about the best ways to store, prep, and cook fruits and veggies. Check out these science-backed tips for getting the most …

Panama Papers reveal offshore secrets of China’s red nobility

Disclosures show how havens such as British Virgin Islands hide links between big business and relatives of top politicians<p>The eight members of China’s Communist party elite whose family members used offshore companies are revealed in the Panama Papers.<p>The documents show the granddaughter of a …

Corruption

The ‘Ghostbusters’ Theme Song’s Sexy Secret

R&B musician Ray Parker Jr. opens up about the making of his iconic movie theme song.<p>As it turns out, R&B musician Ray Parker Jr. <i>is</i>, in fact, afraid …

SXSW Film

The 100 best food pairings ever

GLOBAL FAVORITES<p>Ramen and an egg<p>Guava paste & cream cheese<p>Down-Home Delights<p>Carrots & honey<p>Watermelon & salt<p>Avocado & toast<p>Guilty Pleasures<p>Warm …

Thousands of fans from West Africa flock to the annual Blues du Fleuve festival in Podor, founded by the wildly popular singer who hopes it will one day become Africa’s Glastonbury<p>Senegal’s Blues du Fleuve is an annual music festival founded and headlined by Baaba Maal – a singer so popular and …

Festivals

PNL’s videos have been viewed millions of times and their first gig was packed out but little is known about the brothers<p>Two reclusive brothers from a notorious high-rise housing estate outside Paris have confounded the French music industry by shooting to the top of the iTunes chart with their new …

France

Inside Chefs’ Fridges, Europe: What Michelin-Starred Masters Really Eat at Home

You can tell a lot about someone’s personality by looking in his or her refrigerator. There are the messy types with an unkempt hodgepodge collection of groceries; the busy types with nothing but milk and bread; the OCD types with forward-facing labels and neatly stacked fruits and vegetables. The …

Kicking off our week of roast dinner-themed recipes and ideas: You’ll be able to serve up one of these roast dinner centrepieces with a theatrical flourish – each recipe <b>–</b> looks and tastes the part...<p>Buy the very best pork you can afford – ask your butcher to prepare you a boneless porchetta cut or …

Recipes

You've Been Cooking The Wrong Thing In Your Crockpot This Whole Time

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Official: 720hp G-Power BMW M3 Hurricane RS

The BMW M3 Coupé might be on its way out, due to be replaced by the upcoming BMW M4 Coupé, however, G-Power have not forgotten it! The 720hp G-Power …

9 mac 'n' cheese recipes you need right now

You want mac 'n' cheese for dinner. Maybe you've been thinking about it since you woke up this morning; maybe you're just now admitting it to yourself. Either way, you want it. Just call us your personal mac 'n' cheese helpline. Here are 9 mac 'n' cheese recipes to cook tonight. And yes, you can …

Dodge Legacy Power Wagon

430 supercharged horses of bright red automotive history.<p>There’s no one vehicle that quite sums up the bucolic glow of post-war America quite as much as the Dodge Power Wagon. Initially beginning its life as a military workhorse on the battlefield, the truck — then known as the WC – won over the …

Putin celebrates 63rd birthday with ice hockey game and seven goals

<b>(CNN) —</b> Not the kind of guy to miss a flattering photo op, Russian President Vladimir Putin put his skates on for his 63rd birthday and took to the ice.<p>The leader, famous for posing shirtless on horseback and in other unashamedly macho situations, played in a hockey game Wednesday night alongside …

Russia

8 High-Protein Breakfasts That Aren’t All about Eggs

Mix up your morning meal with these alternatives<p>Every man needs protein at breakfast. In fact, studies show that consuming roughly 30 grams at your morning meal will optimize muscle growth, and also help keep you full until lunch.<p>But most guys aren’t even coming close to that number. For instance, …

Breakfast

7 Morning Habits to Increase Your Productivity For the Day

There is a lot of advice online about being more productive and time management apps are popping up by the day. This is because more people than ever …

Changes to make in your 30s

Many people spend their 20s getting some unhealthy behaviors out of their system — like sleeping until 2 p.m. on Saturdays and spending all their disposable cash on new kicks.<p>But your 30s are an ideal time to cement the habits that will help you achieve personal and professional fulfillment for the …

Healthy Harvest: Six Recipes to Celebrate Fall

These homespun recipes featuring fresh fall flavors and nourishing ingredients—including Pacific® organic free range chicken broth— will become your seasonal go-tos.<p>These homespun recipes featuring fresh fall flavors and nourishing ingredients—including Pacific® organic free range chicken broth— …

Food

Report: Bugatti Veyron-Successor Will Make 1,480 HP, Cost $2.5 Million

Because the Veyron just wasn't fast or expensive enough.<p>Bugatti isn't shy when it comes to teasing us with details about the Chiron, the Veyron's successor, but this latest report might (or might not) deter some folks.<p><i>CAR Magazine</i> reports a standard Chiron's sticker price at nearly $2.5 million. …

Frequent spicy meals linked to human longevity

Seven-year study of adults in China matches regular consumption of spicy foods, such as chilli peppers, to 14% reduced risk of death<p>People who request an extra kick to their curry could also be adding years to their life, according to a large study which linked frequent consumption of spicy food to …

University of Cambridge

Lightened Up Summer Granola — Oh She Glows

<i>You might be stockpiling food in your freezer IF.…</i><p>1) You’re a food blogger and can only cram so much in the fridge.<p>2) You realize you can stop …

Beet and Carrot Chips! (made in the microwave!!)

If you ask me, this is by far the best thing invented since sliced bread. Granted, I wasn't around for the revelation of sliced bread, so I'm not one …

5-Ingredient Granola Bars

John and I kind of have a thing for granola bars. It started when we discovered the glory that is <b>Trader Joe’s Apple (Pie) Bars</b>. Then, we got into …

Retro cooking: the forgotten ingredients that deserve to make a comeback

With the news that the British gooseberry could be about to disappear from our greencrocers, we take a look at the old-fashioned ingredients that could be making a comeback<p>Foodies across Britain are all of a quiver this week as the high point of their culinary year approaches - the Great British …

The 'phallic' clam America sells to China

<b>It's not the most beautiful dinner to look at and it has a very odd name... but in China the geoduck is an expensive delicacy, so on North America's Pacific coast the race is on to farm them and cash in.</b><p>The first thing people notice is the shape - it's not nicknamed the King Clam for nothing.<p>Its …

Aquaculture

20 Places Every American Should See Before They Die

From sea to shining sea.<p>Looking for an epic summer road trip idea? Whether you crave culture and history, spectacular natural landscapes, or serious adventure, look to these national parks and small towns.

National Parks

Marvel Comics Pay Homage to Hip-Hop Albums With Variant Covers

<i>Captain America #1 artwork by Mahmud Asrar</i><p>Marvel Comics recently invoked Run the Jewels for a series of variant comic book covers. Now, they're paying homage to even more hip-hop greats with a series of variant covers inspired by classic and contemporary hip-hop albums.<p>The series features tributes …