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Pediatricians Warn Against Plastic Numbers 3, 6, 7

The next time you use a plastic container or bottle, you might want to look at the little number inside the triangle recycling symbol.<p>In a report …

Pollution

Recipe: Blueberry Crumb Bars — Recipes from The Kitchn

Fruit pies are undeniably one of the stars of summer desserts. They're also a dessert I save for weekend baking, when I've got more time to make pie …

Bail set at $2 million for suspect in Trader Joe's standoff

<b>(CNN) —</b> Los Angeles police identified the suspect in Saturday's deadly armed standoff at a Trader Joe's grocery store as Gene Evin Atkins.<p>Atkins, 28, is being held on one count of murder and other charges soon to be determined, Los Angeles police Officer Drake Madison told CNN on Sunday. His bail …

Los Angeles

Make Any of These 50+ Healthy, No-Bake Desserts and Everyone Will Ask, "Can I Have the Recipe?"

When turning on your oven is just not happening, whip up one of these healthy no-bake desserts. From vegan to low-carb to low-sugar to gluten-free, we have a recipe for everyone! The no-bake brownies (that taste like chocolate caramel!), low-calorie chocolate cherry ice cream, and frozen chocolate …

Carrot Coffee Cake

This one goes out to everyone who doesn't like cream cheese frosting (guilty) and prefers cake at breakfast instead of dessert, no matter how much …

Lost Art Of Bending Over: How Other Cultures Spare Their Spines

To see if you're bending correctly, try a simple experiment.<p>"Stand up and put your hands on your waist," says Jean Couch, who has been helping people get out of back pain for 25 years at her studio in Palo Alto, Calif.<p>"Now imagine I've dropped a feather in front of your feet and asked to pick it …

Yoga

10 best foods for your heart

<b>(CNN) —</b> Keeping your heart healthy is about more than avoiding fast food and overly processed chow. You can also pump up your heart's health by choosing foods that will help reduce cholesterol, lower blood pressure and reduce inflammation.<p>Which food groups have the most science behind their …

Nutrition

Too right it's Black Friday: our relentless consumption is trashing the planet | George Monbiot

Growth must go on – it’s the political imperative everywhere, and it’s destroying the Earth. But there’s no way of greening it, so we need a new system<p>Everyone wants everything – how is that going to work? The promise of economic growth is that the poor can live like the rich and the rich can live …

10 Common Baking Substitutes Everyone Should Know

Missing an ingredient? No problem.<p>November 21, 2017<p>As we all know, baking is a science. However, there are many different ways that you can go about …

Make the Most of Fall With This Vegan Apple Challah

Step 1<p>Add yeast and a pinch of sugar to warm water and let stand for a few minutes, or until it is frothy and bubbling. If this doesn’t happen, try …

Sheet Pan Herb Roasted Turkey and Cranberry Pecan Stuffing

<i>The easiest Thanksgiving holiday meal! A sheet pan turkey dinner! So easy with less dishes!</i>Ummmm, a sheet pan turkey dinner? YES, PLEASE! The post …

Recipes

Ted Cruz accidentally explained America’s gun problem in one sentence

He made the case for gun control while trying to argue against it.<p>Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) on Monday threw out the typical conservative talking points following the mass shooting at a Sutherland Springs, Texas, church, arguing not to politicize the shooting and making some claims about “a good guy with …

Samsung returns to mock iPhone X buyers in latest commercial

Samsung loves to mock Apple and its fans that line up outside stores to get the latest iPhone. While the Galaxy S8 maker hasn’t attacked Apple directly for some time, there’s a long history in and out of the courts thanks to a line of commercials. Samsung is returning to its attacks just in time …

Meet the Bronzie: The Nutty, Addictive Bar That Can Be Yours in One Hour

Full disclosure: I bake a lot. People are always asking what happens to all the desserts and cheesy biscuits and pull-apart breads that emerge from my kitchen. And here's what I do: I save enough for our little household, reserving some of every recipe for dinner that night or to enjoy the next …

5 Lazy-Day Meals That Are Better than Microwave Dinners

Even if you set your weeknight dinner plans with the best of intentions, sometimes the day gets away from you. Deadlines at work need to be met, …

Cooking

20 best Mediterranean recipes: part 2

Observer Food Monthly’s selection continues with dishes from top cooks such as Giorgio Locatelli and Anissa Helou, including Sicilian fried fish and a Syrian sweet pastry<p>This dish is even more popular in Valencia than paella and all my friends from the Mediterranean side of Spain say that it’s …

Mediterranean

9 Recipes That Use Hummus in Ways You Never Imagined

If you're like us, you probably always have a tub of hummus in your fridge. It makes for a great snack, whether you grab a spoon and go in or use it …

Healthy Eating

20 best Middle Eastern recipes: part 2

Food & drink,Middle Eastern food and drink,Turkish food and drink,Vegetarian food and drink,Fish,Syria holidays,Lebanon,Meat,Life and style<p>Mackerel kebabs from Turkey, chicken and sumac casserole from Palestine, ful medames from Syria – we continue our culinary travels across the Middle East

Food

Keep your knees strong with this simple workout - Health - ABC News

Whether you're an athlete or a desk jockey, you need to look after your knees.<p>They're among the most complex joints in the body and we rely on our …

Workouts

Canvas cities: Does the world need a new model for refugee camps?

Camps are turning into permanent enclaves, with schools, courts, and cinemas. Everyone wants displaced people to go home; making long-term plans for …

This Airline is Offering Unlimited Flights to Paris For a Year

Baguettes or Bagels? Sneakers and Jeans or LBD and heels? Paris and New York have very different vibes, but if you can't decide between the two, …

12 Classic Slow Cooker Recipes Every Cook Should Know

My younger brother just bought a slow cooker and texted me late one night asking for advice on classic slow cooker recipes he should know. Of course …

Cooking

Neil deGrasse Tyson Destroys Climate Change Deniers' Favorite Argument In 1 Tweet

BOOM!<p>A go-to argument from science deniers was absolutely crushed by one of the world’s most famous scientists.<p>Some believe one reason for the consensus that human activity has caused climate change is that scientists are in cahoots with each other. But Neil deGrasse Tyson, the astrophysicist, …

Neil deGrasse Tyson

100 Lunch Ideas on What the Heck to Pack for Work

Are you in a lunch rut? We can help you out.<p>The familiar grumble of your stomach hits every day at 11:30 a.m. as you sink further down into your desk chair. You need some fresh lunch ideas. And oh, we've got 'em—a whopping <b>100 ideas on what to pack for office lunches</b>, to be exact. Some are recipes, …

Make-Ahead French Toast That Tastes Like the Best Apple Pie

Apple-Cinnamon French Toast Casserole<p>Serves 10 to 12<p><i>For the French toast casserole:</i> <br>4 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted <br>6 large eggs <br>2 cups …

Baking

Marmite: love it or hate it? New study reveals it's down to your genes

Since 1902, Marmite has been both the nation’s most loved and most hated breakfast spread. So much so, in fact, that Marmite is one of the most confiscated items in British airports.<p>It may also have some surprising health benefits, with studies showing that the yeast extract could even help to …

Houston drainage grid 'so obsolete it's just unbelievable'

HOUSTON (AP) — Houston's system of bayous and reservoirs was built to drain a tabletop-flat city prone to heavy rains. But its Depression-era design is no match for the stresses brought by explosive development and ever-wetter storms.<p>Nearly any city would be overwhelmed by the more than 4 feet of …