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Why You Should Probably Start Eating More Beets

<b>IF YOU CRUISE</b> past beets at the salad bar, back up. They’re exceptionally good for you. Beets are rich in naturally occurring nitrates, chemicals …

Nutrition

7 of the world’s fastest trains and where they can take you

Since the first commercial steam locomotive left the station in Leeds in 1812, train travel has become a staple of public transportation. Train …

Trains

‘The Predator’ Teaser Trailer Has Gore Galore, One-Liners, And A Bit Of Spielberg Spoofery

Before Shane Black was notable for directing modern classics like <i>Kiss Kiss Bang Bang</i> and <i>The Nice Guys</i>, and yes, we will die on that hill, he was Hollywood’s macho action movie wunderkind. He wrote the scripts for <i>Lethal Weapon</i>, <i>The Last Boy Scout</i>, <i>The Long Kiss Goodnight</i>, and <i>The Last Action Hero</i>, and …

Action Hero

7 Trips You Should Take By Yourself — Even If You're In A Relationship

Even though I'm in a relationship, I love to travel alone. And you can do that pretty much anywhere if you're savvy enough. But as most women who …

Travel

Eli Manning feared the worst until full Giants shakeup

As the days and weeks moved on and the losses kept mounting during the dreary 2017 season, Eli Manning admitted, for the first time in his Giants …

NFL

4 Ways Employers Should Show Their Employees They Care

Listening to people and showing them they are appreciated boosts morale and productivity.<p>4 min read<p>The perception that a small business tends to care more about its employees than does a large corporation may generally be true. But during Small Business Week, the concept of showing empathy toward …

Employee Engagement

‘The Ministry of Time’ Might Just Be The Best Time Travel Show Ever

I have a new TV obsession, and you won’t find it on HBO, ABC, or in the English language. Netflix’s <i>The Ministry of Time</i> (or <i>El Ministerio del Tiempo</i>) …

Streaming

Cosby confined to his home as team decries 'public lynching'

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Bill Cosby's team blasted his sexual-assault trial as a "public lynching" Friday and began looking ahead to an appeal as the …

Justice

Steven Spielberg felt ‘resentment and anger’ making Schindler’s List, Jurassic Park simultaneously

Steven Spielberg pulled off one of the greatest cinematic achievements in history upon releasing both the global blockbuster hit <i>Jurassic Park</i> and his …

Jurassic Park

Virginia police won't release video of Redskins player stop

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia State Police won't release video of a traffic stop involving a Washington Redskins wide receiver who said a state trooper asked if he was a gang member or drug dealer.<p>Paul Richardson Jr.'s tweets about the questions he was asked during a Tuesday traffic stop prompted …

Crime

What It's Like to Travel the Arctic in the Wake of Global Warming

Climate change is a reality. We're already feeling its effects around the world, and things are only going to get worse unless we seriously address this threat. But at the same time, many Americans don't even accept the basic science of climate change. So to help deal with this, <b>The Young Turks</b> …

Imaging

Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story | 7 Things You Didn’t Know About Hollywood Star and Inventor Hedy Lamarr | Blog | American Masters | PBS

<i>by Elisa Lichtenbaum</i><p>Hollywood star Hedy Lamarr was –for a time– known as the most beautiful woman in the world. She graced the cover of every …

Pop Culture

15 Celebrities Who Became Homeless After Being Famous

Hollywood and the celebrity life isn’t always a bed of rose. It can be ruthless especially for celebrities who fall prey to a fast-paced life and a …

Celebrity Gossip

This comprehensive front-end coding bootcamp is on sale for less than $40

There's a lot of debate over what makes a great employee. Some employers value people with social skills and others value workhorses. But when it …

Boot Camp

Photo Tour: Inside Airbus' Second-Ever A350

Hello from ILA Berlin — the airshow that holds claim to the world’s oldest, dating back to 1909. This bi-annual event gives commercial aviation, …

Airbus

The Alternative to Mac & Cheese Your Family Needs for Dinner

Let me tell you how risotto saved my meal plan just this week: I had planned red beans and rice for dinner, only to realize that I had forgot to grab …

Cooking

Nigella keeps weeknight dinner simple with her brilliant sheet-pan chicken and peas

TV show host, cookbook author and food writer Nigella Lawson is stopping by the TODAY kitchen to share a few of her favorite easy weeknight dinner recipes from her new book "At My Table: A Celebration of Home Cooking."<p>She shows us how to make a one-pan chicken and pea bake with peas and a quick and …

How to Cook the Perfect Oven-Baked Chicken Breast

A baked chicken breast is the unsung hero of weeknight dinners. It's far simpler than cooking chicken breast on the stove—and it's guaranteed to …

Cooking

See the most thrilling outdoor attractions in China

Hiking

Here's why you should always check your hotel room for bedbugs, and how to do it

• <b>When you're traveling, the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) told INSIDER you should check for bedbugs everywhere you stay.</b>• <b><br>That's because</b> …

Netflix, Amazon and Hollywood studios are suing a popular IPTV service

Consumers have never had a greater variety of choice when it comes to choosing a cable package or a streaming service, but that hasn’t stopped …

These Twice-Baked Sweet Potatoes Are Basically Burritos—But Way Healthier

When I'm at a loss for what to make for dinner, I often turn to Southwestern flavors and ingredients. I know that some combination of black or pinto …

Sweet Potatoes

You Can Take Volunteer Vacations to Places like Patagonia? Sign Us Up!

Head to Argentina and other far-flung destinations and make a difference.<p>If lounging on a beach isn't an active enough holiday for you, why not …

Flying

Mother Leaves Young Children Home Alone for 11-Day Eurotrip

A mother of four who left her children home alone with a gun as she embarked on an 11-day Eurotrip has managed to avoid jail time.<p>Erin Lee Macke, 31, …

Exploring Hidden China From Hong Kong

Five Hidden Destinations From Hong Kong<p>Once you’re in Hong Kong, it’s hard to resist the urge to stick your nose over the border and say you’ve seen …

CDC: Throw All Romaine Away, Washing Won’t Do the Trick

No romaine is safe.<p>The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) expanded its warning about an E. coli outbreak found in romaine lettuce. …

Finally: The Secret Ingredient To Making Banana-Free Smoothies

We love to throw a banana in our smoothies as much as the next person, but sometimes it’s good to take a break. If you’re eating a smoothie every day …

Harley-Davidson Is Hiring Interns to Ride Across the Country

Harley-Davidson is looking for interns, but this position won’t involve fetching any coffee.<p>Harley-Davidson’s #findyourfreedom internship involves …

Motorcycles

Jeff Bezos admits Amazon has 'the weirdest meeting culture you will ever encounter'

If you go to work as an executive at Amazon — no matter what your expertise — you'll be required to become a good writer, and a good reader, in order to lead the meetings necessary to do your job.<p>And Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos admits that this will likely be "weird," he explained during an onstage …

Jeff Bezos

How to Get Around Los Angeles on the Metro

When you are planning your trip to Los Angeles, California, it is helpful to know that there is a comprehensive system of public transportation …