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The Extraordinary Life of Martha Gellhorn, the Woman Ernest Hemingway Tried to Erase

Martha Gellhorn was a war correspondent reporting from the Spanish Civil War in 1939 when she fell in with another correspondent named Ernest …

War

Slow cooker Thai ginger and peanut butter curry

If you are looking for a staple slow cooker meal that the whole family will love than here you go! This dish is known as The Winter Curry in <b>Starts at</b> …

Recipes

'Hamilton' lottery will offer 37 tickets at $10 each for every performance of the show's Cleveland run

Still looking to score tickets for the Playhouse Square run of "Hamilton" that starts next month? You'll soon have another avenue to do so.<p>Playhouse …

Google Play

The Morbid Discovery That Led to Rio’s Only Slavery Museum

More than 1.9 million enslaved Africans arrived in Rio de Janeiro, and thousands of them died upon arrival. One woman has made it her mission to …

Brazil

Writing Prompts for 5th Graders

By fifth grade, students are developing basic fluency as writers. In order to hone their skills, fifth graders should practice supporting claims with …

Creative Writing

Uncle Phil from ‘The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air’ may be the best TV dad in history — this scene proves it

James Avery, Will Smith, Ben Vereen and the fatherhood scene that still makes LeBron and Dwyane Wade cry<p><i>First things first rest in peace Uncle Phil /</i> …

Patti LaBelle Shares Lighter Monte Cristo Sandwich Recipe and Advice for Staying Healthy

<b>Patti LaBelle</b> knows firsthand the importance of staying healthy, and she’s ready to share her helpful tips (and a tasty lightened-up recipe) with the …

Spanish Style Chicken and Dumplings

In a small sauce pot combine the stock and saffron, bring to a boil over medium heat. Reduce the heat to low and simmer to allow the saffron to steep.<p>…

Recipes

The mystery of high unemployment rates for black Americans

IT IS well known among labour-market wonks that black Americans are less likely to be employed than members of other racial groups. The unemployment …

Demographics

Baltimore-Style Crab Cakes

<b>Andrew Zimmern’s Kitchen Adventures</b> This is the best crab cake recipe you will ever find. If you don’t overmix, and don’t pack your mounds too …

Potatoes

Beef Stew Provencal | Taste of Home

Follow along as we show you how to make these fantastic recipes from our archive.

Food

Easy Corned Beef and Cabbage | Taste of Home

Follow along as we show you how to make these fantastic recipes from our archive.

Cooking

All the US airlines that refused to fly separated immigrant children—and the ones that did not

Airlines are among the most visible enterprises doing business with the US government as it carries out immigration policies. This week, major US carriers issued statements saying they would not transport children who had been separated from their detained parents by American authorities.<p>Here is …

Immigration

Hidden portraits: rare photos of African American life get a spotlight

In 1861, African American abolitionist Frederick Douglass took the stage at Boston’s Tremont Temple Baptist church and declared: “To the eye and spirit, pictures are just what poetry and music are to the ear and heart.”<p>It was part of his speech Pictures and Progress, one of the most historic …

Black History

9 grammar rules you're probably breaking without realizing it

As the executive editor at Avenue, a luxury lifestyle magazine in New York City, I see the value of grammar on a daily basis. Proper grammar and usage are important for clear communication.<p>There are a number of English-language nuances that are often overlooked. For example, many words or phrases …

Language

Nichiren Buddhism: An Overview

Mystic Law of the Lotus Sutra<p>In spite of differences, most schools of Buddhism respect each other as valid. There is widespread agreement that any …

Meditation

The First Black-Led Union Wouldn’t Have Existed Without This Woman

Behind the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters was a sisterhood<p>Rosina Corrothers Tucker was born in 1881 in Washington, D.C. She married a preacher, …

Black History

Jeweled skeleton of Saint Munditia

The patron saint of spinsters grasps a container of dried blood.<p>St. Peter’s Church, or “Alter Peter”, as Münchners call it, is Munich’s oldest …

This Laundry Machine Will Wash & Dry Your Clothes At The Same Time

<b>* Laundry can be a hassle and a time takeover</b><b><br>* This Mini Twin Tub washes and dries clothes simultaneously</b><b><br>* It’s lightweight and easily …

Cleaning

14 techniques for more thorough proofreading

PR pros put great effort into crafting press releases, building a targeted media list and developing relationships with journalists. Yet even a minor …

When to use a hyphen, an en dash or an em dash

As experienced writers and editors, many <i>PR Daily</i> readers harbor a dislike for the hyphen.<p>It’s a punctuation mark that’s supposed to help writers …

25 Free Stock Photo Websites For Creative Commons Images

Great marketing doesn't have to mean breaking the bank.<p>According to a recent study by DMN/PAN Communications, more than 10 percent of marketers rely …

Representation Matters: Mentorship for People of Color in Publishing

“Lee and Low’s 2015 Diversity Baseline Survey [shows that] only 21% of publishing staff describe themselves as African American, Native …

Researchers discovered hundreds of ads for runaway slaves in 18th-century Britain

Nestled among ads for new books, medicines, and clothes was a startling request for help. “Run away from his master, captain Bailey Kent, the 23rd of January last, a black negro Guinea boy, about 16 years of age, called by the name of Prattle, a short squat sturdy lad,” the newspaper notice reads. …

Black History

Here’s What Happens When You Combine a Day Care and a Nursing Home

Around the world, more centers are bringing together seniors and toddlers.<p>A daycare has started at a UK nursing home. | SWNS<p>Every midmorning, …

Ira Berlin, transformative historian of slavery in America, dies at 77

Ira Berlin, a historian who sifted through millions of documents to revive the voices of ordinary African Americans from the struggle for emancipation, and who helped demonstrate that slavery was a complex, ever-evolving institution at the core of American history, died June 5 at a hospital in …

Black History

Grilled Brown Sugar Pork Chops Recipe

"The best juicy and sweet pork chops we have ever eaten! Our family favorite!"<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 cup brown sugar, firmly packed<p>1/2 cup apple juice<p>4 …

Robert F. Kennedy Is Remembered as a Liberal Icon. Here's the Truth About His Politics

When Robert F. Kennedy was shot on June 5, 1968, he had just assumed the leadership of the liberal wing of the Democratic Party by beating Eugene …

The Real-Life Royal Residences Where Anyone Can Stay the Night

Whether it’s with luxury accommodations or a spa package, plenty of hotels advertise that they will make you feel like royalty. But, the reality is, no fancy facial or thread count can substitute for the grand grounds of Balmoral, Queen Elizabeth II’s Scottish castle. So not why just go stay there …

Six Cambridge colleges admitted fewer than ten black British students in five years

Six of Cambridge University’s colleges admitted fewer than ten black British students in five years, and some admitted none at all in some years, new data has shown.<p>The data, obtained under the Freedom of Information Act by the Financial Times, comes after the revelation last month that one in four …