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4 Secret Tips for the Best Birthday Cake You'll Ever Bake

Want to bake a better birthday cake? Milk Bar's Christina Tosi and Bon Appétit's Alison Roman show you the ways to towering, sweet, frosted success.<p>When it comes to feel-good food, there's nothing like a towering, colorful, frosted, and sprinkled birthday cake. It's impossible to dig into a slice …

Dessert

All About Palatschinken (Austrian Crêpes)

<i>Every week, a DIY expert spares us a trip to the grocery store and shows us how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: These Austrian crêpes from Ursula of Little Vienna are the perfect excuse to eat sweets for lunch.</i><p>Growing up in Austria means an inherent ability to make pancake …

Eating spinach every day could make your brain 11 years younger

Your mother was right to tell you to eat your greens: just one portion a day could help stave off dementia<p>We all know that vegetables are good for us - but did you know that eating just one portion of leafy greens a day could stave off dementia?<p>Researchers at Rush University in Chicago evaluated …

7 Wintry Dinner Recipes Great for December

These simple dinner recipes incorporate winter flavors into your weeknight favorites: chili, salads, and chicken.<p><b>We know you're always looking for inspiration when it comes to dinner recipes.</b> This month we feature a bracing chili that will leave you with lunch leftovers, a versatile parm broth, and …

Cooking

Make the Mac and Cheese of Your Dreams by Avoiding These Common Mistakes

Homemade macaroni and cheese is way better than the boxed stuff—here's how to make the perfect batch.<p>Boxed macaroni and cheese is easy. But so is whipping up a pan of the homemade version—and it tastes about 1,000 times better. But before you preheat that oven, hear us out: There are a few common …

Open farewell tears almost elementary for Watson in 2015 | Reuters

HOYLAKE England (Reuters) - If the great Jack Nicklaus’s British Open farewell at St Andrews nine years ago is anything to go by, expect an ocean of tears to be cried when Tom Watson bows out at the Home of Golf in 12 months’ time.<p>U.S. golfer Tom Watson hits his tee shot on the second hole during …

The Open 2014: Darren Clarke primed to muscle back into contention

Exclusive: Darren Clarke estimates he has lost four stone since October thanks to a strict diet and gym regime. So will he be giving up Guinness as well? No chance<p>Darren Clarke has already turned a 41 into a 32 around his waist and now he plans to effect the same radical transformation on the front …

Watson watching Woods closely for Ryder Cup team

HOYLAKE, England (AP) — U.S. captain Tom Watson had been looking forward to seeing Tiger Woods at the British Open to "tell him my feelings about him …

British Open 2014: Burning Questions at Royal Liverpool

Thursday's first round of the 143rd British Open is looming, and as always, there are some burning questions about the festivities at Royal Liverpool Golf Club.<p>The health and readiness of Tiger Woods is one, as is just what kind of test this links course will be for the field of the best players in …

Poulter ready to play through the pain at Open | Reuters

HOYLAKE England (Reuters) - Europe’s Ryder Cup hero Ian Poulter declared himself fit for this week’s British Open despite a wrist injury but said on Tuesday he will be chewing on pain killers to get through.<p>Ian Poulter of England smiles as he walks on the third green during a practice round ahead …

Justin Rose and Rory McIlroy are co-favorites for British Open

Tiger Woods is up near the front of the pack, too, for some reason.<p><b>British Open: Leaderboard | Photos | Odds & picks | Videos & GIFs | Coverage |</b> …

Power ranking and sorting the entire 2014 British Open field at Royal Liverpool

The season's third major is perhaps the most unpredictable, but we're here to figure out who the best bets are at the Open Championship.<p>The Open Championship is probably the most unpredictable of the four majors. Weather conditions and a links setup that many players don't usually face can yield a …

Justin Rose sets sights on Open title he has ‘dreamed about the most’

Justin Rose has claimed he is determined to end a poor run at the Open and capture a title that he has “dreamed about the most”, targeting a remarkable third successive victory on tour that could elevate him to No1 in the world rankings.<p>Sixteen years have passed since a precocious Rose superbly …

Players told not to bet on Open

HOYLAKE, England -- Among the perks for many Americans at Open Championships is the ability to place legal wagers on the competition.<p>Betting is a way …

British Open: a new golf course, a new Tiger Woods

HOYLAKE, England (AP) — Tiger Woods was an hour into his practice round Tuesday at the British Open when he stood on the fifth tee with a foreign …