Damian Pearson

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Chris Wallace Asks Putin Why So Many of His Political Rivals End Up Dead

Fox News anchor <b>Chris Wallace</b> is widely thought of as one of the tougher interviewers in the TV news business, and he held Russian President <b>Vladimir</b> …

Russia

Astronomers discover 12 new moons orbiting Jupiter - one on collision course with the others

Valetudo (one of Jupiter's moons) is driving down the highway on the wrong side of the road. Scott Sheppard, Carnegie Institution<p>One of a dozen new moons discovered around Jupiter is circling the planet on a suicide orbit that will inevitably lead to its violent destruction, astronomers …

Astronomy

Showtime is not having Sarah Palin's lies about Sacha Baron Cohen's show

Sacha Baron Cohen isn't done with Sarah Palin.<p>Following Palin's claims that Baron Cohen "duped" her into an interview for <i>Who Is America?</i> by passing …

Bernie Sanders

Scientists Discovered a Quadrillion Diamonds Hidden Deep Within the Earth

"Diamond is not a particularly rare mineral."<p>Adorning an ear or encircling a finger, a natural diamond is synonymous with luxury. The average cost of …

Earth Science

Schnorr Is Looking Poised to Become Bitcoin's Biggest Change Since SegWit

Schnorr is coming...<p>In fact, the bitcoin upgrade arguably took its most significant step yet toward implementation last week when influential …

Bitcoin

Want to leave the world less cluttered? Then stop relying on recycling and do this instead

The following article, part of a content partnership between Stone Pier Press and Earth | Food | Life (EFL), a project of the Independent Media …

Pollution

Slow cooker vegetarian hotpot

This slow-cooker vegetarian stew with fluffy, buttery dumplings, is a cheap and easy recipe. This dish is perfect for batch cooking, just divide it up into indiviudal portions and you will always have warming stew at your fingertips, check the tips section for freezing instructions.<p>Equipment and …

Slow Cookers

Here’s why Bitcoin’s blockchain has blocks that go over the 1MB limit

When you really try to nail down what makes a cryptocurrency like Bitcoin <i>really Bitcoin</i>, the more technical you get, the closer you are to discussing block size.<p>A block is really a set of data, and for Bitcoin BTC they’re mostly related to transactions. Bitcoin miners are really in the business of …

Bitcoin

5 Carbs You Can Eat All You Want Without Gaining Weight, According To Nutritionists

When most people talk about carbs — as in, complain about how carbs make them gain weight — they’re usually talking about sugary refined carbs like …

Nutrition

How To Iron A Shirt For A Perfectly Crisp Result

Ah, the good old days – when you could throw your dress shirt in a crumpled heap on the floor and your mother would iron it back to perfection. Or …

Sewing

Dictionary.com didn't throw shade at Kylie Jenner. It actually made an important point.

There's a difference between throwing shade and making an important point.<p>When Dictionary.com tweeted out a definition of the word "self-made" it was …

Kylie Jenner

Mira Sorvino: I Was Gagged With a Condom At a Casting Aged 16

The Oscar-winning actress Mira Sorvino was among the first group of brave women to come forward against Harvey Weinstein. Now, she is detailing …

Harvey Weinstein

Researchers have found what could be the oldest written lines from Homer’s “Odyssey”

Greek and German archaeologists have found what could be the oldest known written record from Homer’s <i>Odyssey</i>.<p>The clay tablet has been preliminarily dated by researchers as originating in the third century AD. The archaeologists found the tablet after three years of excavation near the Temple of …

Ancient History

Nearby exoplanet Ross 128 b is looking more and more like Earth’s bigger cousin

Exoplanet discoveries have been coming fast and furious for several years now, thanks in large part to increasingly power telescope technology that …

Universe

Dear Cryptocurrency Investors — They’re Trying to Trick You

The world is continuously changing, as we go through time, the same situations seem to play themselves out over and over again, just under new …

Cryptocurrency

PM Trudeau: Canada extending mission in Latvia, adding more troops

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada’s commitment to the NATO mission in Latvia is being extended by another four years until 2023.<p>He also says …

Canada

Broncos Stadium at Mile High: Temporary signs go up on stadium

DENVER — The Broncos put up temporary signs on their home stadium on Monday.<p>The temporary “Broncos Stadium at Mile High” banner was placed on the …

NFL

Grilled Serrano Salsa Verde

Makes about 2 cups<p>Grilling the chiles tames their heat a bit and adds a nice smoky flavor to this green sauce recipe. You can also fine-tune the heat by using fewer or more chiles, depending on the intensity of the ones you have and your personal taste. Try this sauce with our dinner-served-cold …

Cooking

10 Must-Haves for Road Trips with Kids — Tips from The Kitchn

This summer we're taking a few long weekend road trips to camp, visit friends, and explore our new home state. As romantic as that sounds, let me …

Kids

The Best Tools To Automate Your Cryptocurrency Trading

Automating your trading strategy can be a great way to minimize risk and increase your bottom line when done correctly. As a beginner, it is …

Trading

Renting Versus Buying: A Real Estate Expert Breaks It Down for Us

The renting versus buying dilemma is one my friends have started to face since they've begun leaving Manhattan and escaping to the suburbs (I'm still …

Real Estate

The Apologist: Benning is smarter than you. Off season edition

With a fan base and local media that criticizes and second guesses everything, I’m a non-conformist. I’ll support Canucks Management. Jim Benning has …

NHL

Simon Pegg: ‘I was lost, unhappy and an alcoholic’

Simon Pegg has brought a bit of Hollywood with him. Not just the shades and a shiny smile, but the scorching weather, too. This setting seems apt. Pegg is here to promote his latest outing in the Mission: Impossible franchise, and – because this is the start of his promotional campaign and because …

pegg

Simple Slow Cooker Jambalaya Recipe

"Chicken, sausage and shrimp simmered with rice & veggies for a one-pot meal that's perfect for family gatherings."<p>Ingredients<p>2 pounds chicken …

Recipes

Bird feeders: The complete guide on best bird food, how to make your own and where to buy them

Plus, the best squirrel proof bird feeders and the top dos and don’ts<p><b>• Find out how to make your own bird feeder, what type of food is best, and some</b> …

Birds

Thai police evacuate area around Tham Luang cave to prepare for rescue mission

THAM LUANG CAVE, Thailand, July 8 (Reuters) – Thai authorities on Sunday said they plan to evacuate an area around a cave in northern Thailand where …

Thailand

How to Cook Short Ribs in Four Minutes

Short ribs, which have the tendency to quite literally melt in your mouth, notoriously take forever to cook. One of the most traditional Western ways …

BBQ

Justin Trudeau Says He Had To Explain Canada’s Refugee System To Doug Ford

He said it wasn't obvious the premier was aware of Canada's international obligations.<p>OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said he spent some time …

Canada

Cucina Italiana: The joy of eggplant. Try making a timbale

I’ve had two eggplant epiphanies in my life. The first was in the Sicilian town of Taormina in the late 1970s, when I was introduced to the prodigious variety of eggplant dishes. The second was in my Angeli restaurant kitchen a decade later cooking my first farmers market eggplant.<p>Before either of …

Italian Food

Mystery of Charles Darwin's flying spiders solved - they harness electricity

You might assume that evolution gave Charles Darwin enough to ponder during his five year voyage on The Beagle.<p>But of all the phenomena the naturalist encountered circumnavigating the globe, it was the flight of spiders which continued to puzzle him.<p>Darwin noticed that hundreds of spiders would …

19th Century