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Move Over, Yellow 6. More Natural Colors From Plants Are Coming

Not long ago, I tried a new kind of Doritos tinted a shade of orange that I'll wager does not exist in the vegetable world. These JACKED Ranch Dipped Hot Wings Flavored chips were so intensely tinted that after four chips, I had to stop eating them. My mind simply wouldn't accept them as food.<p>What …

'I'd given up:' Man who survived in outback by eating ants recounts ordeal

<b>(CNN) —</b> A grandfather who ate ants to survive while lost for six days without water in the Australian outback says he thought he was going to die out in the wilderness.<p>Reg Foggerdy, 62, was on a hunting trip with his brother last month in the Great Victoria Desert in Western Australia when he set …

Weekend Box Office: ‘The Martian’ Rises Above An Unforgiving Landscape Of Flops

In last week’s box-office report, the story was flops, ranging from Vin Diesel fighting witches (<i>The Last Witch Hunter</i>) to Michael Fassbender spewing smugness in endless hallways (<i>Steve Jobs</i>), with <i>Paranormal Activity 3</i>, <i>Rock the Kasbah</i>, and <i>Jem and the Holograms</i> also stinking up the joint for good …

19 Healthy Foods That Can Make You Feel Gross

Swapping soda for a pressed juice. Choosing whole-wheat toast over white bread. Grabbing a fiber bar before a tough workout. These seem like smart, …

4 Fast, Fresh, and Turkey-Free Dishes to Make in November

These fast and easy recipes (that that have nothing to do with turkey) will keep things interesting all month.<p>Believe it or not, Thanksgiving isn’t the only meal this month. Here’s what to cook the other 29 days:<p>Magic Marinade<p>Big flavor comes in small slices. In our homemade riff on Korean …

What to Know About Meat and Cancer

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Marijuana Entrepreneur Needs Salespeople, 'Who Have Smoked Weed And Can Talk About Our Products'

Nicole Gonzalez spent her teenage summers working in the Dominican Republic and Central America where her grandfather owned tobacco fields. Cigar-making was a male-dominated industry but her strong-willed mother always told Nicole, “You better be big in this world.” That motivation propelled Nicole …

Serena's absence gives rivals hope in WTA finals

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - When Roberta Vinci completed a stunning semi-final upset of Serena Williams at the U.S. Open in September, the Italian not only ended her opponent’s hopes of a calendar Grand Slam but inadvertently deprived the WTA Finals of its star attraction.<p>Serena Williams of the U.S. …

Tennis

7 Signs You're in a Tex-Mex Restaurant

Plastic menus? Mountains of sour cream? You're almost definitely in a Tex-Mex spot.<p>Is your menu made of plastic? Is the closest thing to a vegetable on your plate some pickled jalapeños? You might just be in a Tex-Mex spot. More telltale signs you're in queso territory:<p><b>The chips and salsa are</b> …

Lakers trainer searches for an injury solution

Gary Vitti was so interested in research and technology that he devoted his professional life to it -- first at the University of Utah, then the …

New PlayStation Experience 2015 Details Revealed

Following the <b>announcement of PlayStation Experience 2015</b> over couple months ago, <b>Sid Shuman</b>, Sony's Senior Manager, Social Media, has officially …

13 Amazing Recipes for Fall Produce

From carrots and cauliflower to sweet potatoes and squash, there are so many tasty fruits and vegetables this time of year -- and endless ways to prepare them.<p><b>1. Cauliflower Purée with Thyme</b><p>This cauliflower purée is creamy and comforting, and it just happens to taste remarkably like mashed …

Recipes

How much do Lyft and Uber drivers make? Survey shows they make very little money and are usually new

The drivers who are the backbone of Uber and Lyft — as well as other on-demand startups reliant on the so-called “gig economy” — are still fairly mysterious. Both Uber and Lyft keep the demographics and behaviors of their drivers pretty locked tight, but a survey from driver management tool …

4 Ways To Prepare Food This Weekend To Eat Healthier All Week

<i>By Perri O. Blumberg</i>, SELF<p><i>(Photo: Romulo Yanes)</i><p><b>1. Pre-Dress Your Greens.</b><p>Hearty greens like cabbage, kale, and even shredded Brussels sprouts can be pre-tossed in vinaigrette and last for a few days. (But spinach and arugula will get mushy and wilt if you dress them in advance.) Try this roasted …

Healthy Eating

Master Sgt. Joshua Wheeler, U.S. Commando Killed in ISIS Raid, Ran to Gunfight

Master Sergeant Joshua Wheeler of Roland, Oklahoma, a highly-decorated soldier and father of four, rushed into action when he heard sounds of gunfire coming from a prison in Iraq where dozens of ISIS-held hostage were being held on Thursday.<p>Those actions, Defense Secretary Ash Carter told reporters …

Police say smelly marijuana plants lead to driver's arrest

<b>(CNN) —</b> Police officers in Atlanta apparently followed their nose to make a marijuana arrest earlier this week.<p>The officers were driving on a neighborhood street on Monday, when they "smelled a strong odor of raw marijuana coming from a vehicle traveling next to them," according to the City of …

Justice

Absinthe Used to Be Malaria Medicine: The Secret Medical History of Cocktails

Créme de menthe settled rebellious stomachs and absinthe fended off malaria. This is the secret medical history of the speakeasy cocktails we've come to know and love.<p>"We don't create cocktails now to cure venereal diseases or to relieve gout, but there's that history there," says <b>Matthew Rowley</b>, …

New guidelines advise parents to introduce allergenic foods to infants

Parents should be feeding their babies potentially allergenic foods to ward off serious allergies, suggests a review of recent evidence.<p>The review, published Monday in the Canadian Medical Association Journal, states that most babies at four to six months of age can begin eating these foods, which …

LaMarcus Aldridge: Kobe Bryant was silver lining bad Lakers meeting

The Lakers’ first meeting with LaMarcus Aldridge in free agency went poorly.<p>Another example of Kobe Bryant costing the Lakers a star?<p>Aldridge says no.<p>…

Basketball

The Best of Big Sur: Hiking, Camping, Beaches, and Waterfalls

Big Sur is one of the country's most iconic road trips. Some folks wing it, driving the 90-mile stretch of California coastline between San Simeon …

Hiking

This Gluten Free Raw Cookie Dough Dip Won't Give You Salmonella

Real talk: we've all been caught with our fingers in the mixer bowl at one point or another. Cookie dough is just so good, but since it has raw eggs, apparently we're supposed to eat it in moderation? So, I've found the ultimate solution -- eggless cookie dough that's meant to be eaten raw.<p>You can …

How Santa Fe Bite Created the Ultimate Green Chile Cheeseburger

There are certain traditions that are best left untouched. In Santa Fe, one of those culinary traditions involves the green chile, a beloved native pepper known for its hot and sweet character and myriad uses. At <b>Santa Fe Bite</b>, green chile is found in one of its most beloved expressions: a top-notch</b> …

Santa Fe

Hackathon Challenges Developers To Make A Difference In Ag

Brian Milne Contributor<p>Brian Milne is a freelance writer and former senior reporter/editor for McClatchy Newspapers, advocating sustainable water technologies and precision agriculture.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>Spurring Investments And Innovation In Agriculture<br>• Precision Ag Tech Helps …

Seed Money

How Kevin Folta got entangled with Monsanto, created a shady podcast alter ego, and spurred a hot public debate over conflicts of interest in big ag.<p><i>The Vern Blazek Science Power Hour</i> is, in many ways, just another weird podcast on the internet. This summer, it had around 90 Twitter followers and …

5 Foods You Can Cook In Your Dishwasher

If there's one thing we love, it's efficiency -- so a whole meal we can cook in the dishwasher while getting the goo off our cereal bowls? Done.<p>Here, five recipes that come together right inside your handiest appliance.<p><b>Asparagus. Here's How.</b><p><b>Green Beans. Here's How.</b><p><b>Chicken. Here's How.</b><p><b>Salmon. Here's</b> …

Kitchens

Off-Road Trailer Buyer's Guide

May 2, 2016 Comments (2) Camping, Gear, Home Page<p>Off-Road Trailer Buyer’s Guide<p>This <b>Off-Road Trailer Buyers Guide</b> (2nd Edition) is intended as a …

RVs