Farah Pedroso

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6 Manly Rib Recipes for Father's Day

On Father’s Day, don’t futz around grilling wimpy hot dogs and sad frozen burger patties. Show Dad you care by presenting him with slabs of ribs …

BBQ

Ian Young's Cream Cheese Frosting

Top Sweet Zucchini Cupcakes with this frosting, submitted by reader Ian Young of Oakland, California.

Cupcakes

Chocolate Buttercream Frosting

This recipe, from the How Sweet It Is bakery in New York City, is used to make delicious .

No rise in cancer rates after Fukushima disaster - UN

<b>Cancer rates are not expected to rise as a result of the Fukushima nuclear disaster in Japan, UN scientists say.</b><p>The evacuation of thousands of people shortly after the accident in 2011 sharply lowered their exposure to radiation, a draft report concluded.<p>The World Health Organisation has said local …

Cancer

Top Khmer Rouge Leaders Apologize For Regime's Atrocities

The top two surviving leaders of Cambodia's genocidal Khmer Rouge regime have expressed remorse for their actions while in power and acknowledged a degree of responsibility for the atrocities committed in their names.<p>Nuon Chea, the chief lieutenant of Khmer Rouge leader Pol Pot, and Khieu Samphan, …

Asia curbs US imports of wheat after genetically modified sample found

The discovery of rogue genetically modified wheat in a farmer's field in Oregon shook global confidence in the safety of America's food supply on …

Arizona Mom Yanira Maldonado Freed From Mexican Jail

The Arizona mother detained in Mexico for more than a week on drug charges has been released and returned to the U.S. after a video showed she …

Get Lost Inside The Medina In Tangier, Morocco

Despite the assimilation, the city remains vibrantly Middle Eastern. The smell of spices, sweet tea, and cigarette smoke mingles in the air with street vendors hustling at every turn.<p>The Medina—the old walled city within Tangier—encompasses the city's vibrant spirit. Dating back to the 14th …

Around the World in 80 Sports: Rock the CatBa

<i>Vietnam, Thanksgiving 2012</i><p>Since falling in love with climbing last summer I thought and talked ceaselessly about climbing in Vietnam. The fairytale HaLong Bay, home to some 2,000 (or 3,000 depending who you ask) islands in the Gulf of Tonkin, is a neverland dream for climbers. Even newbies like me. …

How to Pack Light: 9 Tips to Lighten Your Load

Packing requires practicality: Not only must you carefully plot what items to bring, but you must also strategically organize them into one compact carry-on. With steep checked-baggage fees increasing already lofty flight costs, experienced globetrotters often suggest stripping down to the absolute …

10 Ultimate Al Fresco Dining Spots

(Photo Courtesy of La Residencia by Orient Express)<p>It's al fresco dining season again, and hotels are getting creative with their outdoor setups. From a rustic-elegant set up overlooking the Spanish hillside, to a romantic beach tryst on a private South Sea island, here are 10 over-the-top open air …

Japanese noodles for beginners

<i>This is an excerpt from the Eating chapter of Lonely Planet's</i> <i>Tokyo</i> <i>guide.</i><p>It’s hard to imagine how Tokyo could function without noodles. From traditional Japanese staples such as <i>soba</i> and <i>udon</i> to that much beloved Chinese import that is <i>rāmen</i>, Tokyoites slurp down an impressive amount of noodles in …

Airport therapy dogs help travelers lick stressful trips

There’s a new breed of airport dog. They aren’t looking for drugs or bombs — they are looking for people who need a buddy, a belly to rub or a paw to …

Insider's guide to Madrid: the lesser-known art of Spain’s crowning capital

When it comes to art, Madrid knows few rivals. The Museo Del Prado justifiably attracts more visitors than any other museum in Spain, while the extensive private collection of Thyssen-Bornemisza and the contemporary masterpieces of Museo Reina Sofía have their own generous share of followers. Yet …

America's Best New BBQ (PHOTOS)

Dry rub or marinade? North Carolina vinegar or Kansas City sweet sauce?<p>Although the classic barbecue debates rage on, the new generation of pit masters is less interested in regional styles -- they're too busy sourcing heritage meat, experimenting with nontraditional flavors, and pairing …

Seedy No More, Miami Is Hip Hip Hip

When Don Johnson, Philip Michael Thomas and Edward James Olmos put the city on front exposure, sent chills down the viewers' spines and started a whole new love for alligators, Miami was still in the infancy of the greatest town on Earth. While revolutionizing the way men dressed and the way cops …

Art Deco

Routehappy launches flight comparisons of seat size and power plugs

Routehappy has taken flight metasearch beyond airfares and schedules, and now is enabling side-by-side comparisons of flights and their features, …

Woozy, wheezy and queasy: Most common in-flight illnesses

When your flight crew asks if there’s a physician onboard, chances are your fellow passenger-in need is severely woozy, wheezy or queasy: the three most common in-flight medical emergencies, according to a first-of-its-kind study on airplane illnesses released Wednesday.<p>Fainting flyers account for …

15 Incredible Beachfront Hotels In The US And Caribbean

The sun, the sand, and the ocean all come together to make for a relaxing getaway that, when complete, will send you home rested and relaxed - and hopefully with a tan!<p>Where you stay, however, can make a big difference on just how fabulous your beach trip is.<p>That's why we've found the 15 most …

The Ultimate Guide to Las Vegas for 2013

Whether you’re going for a girls’ getaway, spa retreat, or casino-and-cocktails sojourn, Las Vegas is an over-the-top destination that always …