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19 Healthy Dinners Under $10 You Should Make ASAP

Because you can be good to your body AND your bank account.

Healthy Eating

Dreamy Photos Capture the Storybook Love Between Pastel Parrotlet Birds

Birds have an exquisite beauty that is amplified by fine art photography. Hi-tech lenses and macro techniques showcase the incredible details of their brilliant plumage. Photographer Rupa Sutton has captured a dreamy series of parrotlet birds where every blade is visible and awash in pastel pinks, …

Archives

Why this '5-4-3-2-1' mindfulness trick is so effective at beating anxiety

When anxiety starts to take over, it can feel impossible to gain perspective and get out of the spiral of worries.<p>But next time you feel overwhelmed with anxious thoughts, a simple mindfulness trick may offer some relief.<p>Shared by Boston University clinical psychologist Ellen Hendriksen, author of …

Mindfulness

53 Amazon Products With The Highest Ratings That You Never Knew Existed

Amazon is like a never-ending infinity pool of surprising and unexpected products. Wade through its waters long enough and you’ll find a whole new …

Kitchen Gadgets

Doritos Is Rolling Out Sexist-as-F*ck Chips

Doritos has a lot of explaining to do. The chip brand apparently didn’t get the memo that it’s 2018, because they’ve debuted a product that sounds …

Indra Nooyi

Baltimore Cops Carried Toy Guns to Plant on People They Shot, Trial Reveals

One officer involved in the city's massive corruption scandal said officers kept the replicas "in case we accidentally hit somebody or got into a shootout, so we could plant them."<p>Last week, the beginning of an explosive corruption trial involving eight members of Baltimore's elite Gun Trace Task …

Corruption

Chocolate Hummus Is Better Than Cookie Dough—Here’s How to Make it at Home

Not going to lie, when I first heard chocolate hummus was a new thing, I couldn't decide whether it was genius or downright weird. Now that I've made …

Dessert

I Just Discovered Melting Potatoes and I'm Officially Serving Them With Everything

We weren’t actively seeking a new way to cook potatoes. In fact, we think there’s a pretty solid variety to choose from. You can bake them, fry them, …

Recipes

Neuroscience Says Listening to This Song for 15 Seconds Will Instantly Make You More Creative

Want to be more creative and feel a little happier? Play this song for 15 seconds.<p>Innovation matters. Creativity matters. Finding new solutions to old problems is what businesses -- and careers -- are often built on.<p>Sound therapy is a popular way to relax and reduce stress. But now you can use the …

Creativity

How To Make Cuban Coffee

A Cuban coffee, or cafecito, is the nation's history in a cup. Iconic trademarks associated with a cafecito — such as its slightly bitter flavor, the …

30 Of The Highest-Reviewed Beauty Products That Obsessed Fans Use Every Day

We all know someone who is die-hard dedicated to certain beauty products — I know that sure I have my fair share of regulars in the medicine cabinet. …

Want to learn programming? This startup pays you cryptocurrency to study Python

Blockchain-based skills platform BitDegree has unconventional plans for connecting tech talent and recruiters.<p>Lithuania-based startup BitDegree has …

Our 30 Favorite Cooking Tips of 2017

Cooking

10 Things You Didn’t Know Existed (and Totally Need)

For the person on your list who already has everything, for the person on your list who’s kind of a weirdo, and for the person on your list who’s …

I Tried This Easy Car Rental Service That's All App-Based — and I'm Never Turning Back

To describe my relationship with car rental services as unhealthy would be an understatement. I cannot even begin to tell you about the number of awful experiences I've had with traditional kiosks like Hertz and Enterprise because I get heated just thinking about it. But let's just say they've …

7 Unexpected and Insanely Delicious Ways to Make Hard-Boiled Eggs

Anyone who’s dabbled in Paleo or Whole30 knows the value of hard-boiled eggs. Really anyone who enjoys starting their day with a high-protein, …

Special Report: A business where human bodies were butchered, packaged and sold

PHOENIX (Reuters) - Sam Kazemi stood over the old man’s corpse. Nearby lay pliers, a scalpel and a motorized saw designed to cut drywall and pipe.<p>On a busy day, Kazemi might harvest body parts from five or six people who had donated their bodies to science. On this day in November 2013, the corpse …

Pros Swear By These Skin-Care Products — & They're All Less Than $15

If you want to head into 2018 with a fresh, glowing complexion (free of any evidence of the stress of last year), we have good news: You don't have …

Singer/Producer Joji on His Career Flip From Crude Viral Comedy to Understated R&B: 'Now I Get to Do Stuff That I Want to Hear'

George Miller has been getting a lot of buzz for his contemplative, trap-infused R&B, recorded under the name Joji. The production on his new EP, , …

Go ahead and charge your iPhone X on a wireless Pikachu charger

We've waited years for the iPhone to support wireless charging. We wanted that convenience, we said. We wanted to be just like our Android brethren, we said. And now, I'm happy to share that we can all unite over a wireless Pikachu charger. A company called Teknofun just announced the Pikachu, …

Female police captain in Indiana suspended after ‘white male privilege’ remark

An Indiana police force placed a female captain on paid administrative leave after she told a fellow officer that he benefited from “white male privilege.” A vote on Capt. Carri Weber’s future with the Plainfield Police Department is scheduled for a commissioner’s meeting on Thursday, according to …

Justice

Recipe: Slow Cooker Pork and Cider Stew

Slow Cooker Pork & Cider Stew<p>Serves 6<p>3 pounds boneless pork shoulder, cut into 1 1/2-inch cubes <br>1 teaspoon kosher salt, plus more for seasoning <br>1/2 …

Recipes

Rosario Dawson and Eric Andre Split

Rosario Dawson and Eric Andre have split.<p>A source close to the <i>Daredevil</i> actress confirms to PEOPLE that she and the <i>Man Seeking Woman</i> actor have …

Rosario Dawson

Could this magical “self-cleaning” towel completely change your skin-care game?

A self-cleaning towel is pretty much a secret holy grail bathroom buy. After all, bathrooms can be a notoriously humid environment, and by leaving …

Brown Bear Armed with Two Guns Is Apparently on the Loose in Siberia

What comes to mind when you think of Siberia? Maybe vast expanses of snow-covered land, teeth-chattering cold, Lake Baikal, and the Tunguska …

Flat-Earther Delays Launch In His Homemade Rocket, Saying 'It's Not Easy'

It appears we will need to wait a while longer to find out whether more than two millennia of thinkers and explorers — from Aristotle and Ferdinand Magellan, to Neil deGrasse Tyson and John Glenn — have been wrong about the shape of the Earth.<p>"Mad" Mike Hughes, limousine driver and self-proclaimed …

More Than 180 Women Across the U.S. Have Reported Sexual Assault at Massage Envy

A new investigation from BuzzFeed News found that more than 180 U.S. women have filed sexual-assault lawsuits, police reports, and state-board …

Prenatal Development

Bumped From an Overbooked Flight? Here's Exactly What You're Owed

We've officially entered the busiest travel season of the year, and flight delays, cancellations, and overbookings are unfortunate inevitabilities. …

Pip is a retro games console for kids to learn coding

The Raspberry Pi Foundation has been incredibly successful at sparking all sorts of creativity via its low cost microcomputers, which arrived in the market back in 2012. Its core electronics are also indirectly responsible for UK-based learn-to-code startups like Kano and pi-top, which have built …

Raspberry Pi

Wet, Warm, Glorious: I Tried The Atomizing Shower That Wooed Tim Cook

Instead of a normal shower, imagine standing up every morning inside of a storm cloud: The shower curtain bucking and bellowing in the wind; the air, …

Home Improvement