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I Just Made Kung Pao Brussels Sprouts, and I Might Never Order Takeout Again

These crispy, spicy Brussels sprouts are crazy addictive—and easy to make at home.<p>Though I’ll eat pretty much any vegetable tossed in oil, seasoned …

Walmart Is Boosting Its Starting Hourly Wage to $11. It Says It's Because of Tax Reform

Wal-Mart Stores is boosting its starting hourly wage to $11 and delivering bonuses to employees, capitalizing on the U.S. tax overhaul to stay …

Income Inequality

Sheet Pan Sausage and Peppers

<i>Sheet pan dinners, in this case sausage and peppers (plus tomatoes, garlic, and onions) demands just one thing of you: Toss everything together on a</i> …

Sausages

New York City owns a creepy island that almost no one is allowed to visit — here's what it's like

Less than a mile from Manhattan — one of the priciest and most densely populated places in the world — exists a little-known island that people abandoned nearly 55 years ago.<p>"North Brother Island is among New York City's most extraordinary and least known heritage and natural places," wrote the …

New York City

18 Mind-Blowing Pictures Of Cake Glazing

So shiny.

Dessert

Paris Hilton tweets a deep question, gets some spectacular replies

Unfairly or not, it's safe to say that Paris Hilton is not associated with deep thought.<p>Recently, however, she provoked what can only be described as …

Hurricane warning vs. watch: How are they different?

Turks and Caicos, parts of the Dominican Republic, and the southeastern Bahamas are under a hurricane warning as Hurricane Maria continues to rage in the Caribbean.<p>When the threat of a hurricane looms, it’s important for residents to know if hurricane warnings or watches have been issued for the …

Jim Carrey Is Now an Amazing Painter and His Art Documentary Is Going Viral — Watch

Jim Carrey's disappearance from the big screen has left fans wondering what he's been up to. The answer is here, and it's pretty amazing.<p>Jim Carrey …

Box Office

The 44 best Android games of 2018

Google Play

No-Bake Cakes Made for Summer

These cakes come together in minutes—no oven required.<p>With the Fourth of July, family barbecues and other summer celebrations coming up there's a lot …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Singer shocks judges, gets 'golden buzzer' - CNN Video

Deaf singer Mandy Harvey impressed the judges with her ability to use vibrations in the ground to sing.

Turner Broadcasting

Indy 500 outrage: Sports reporter out of a job after controversial tweet

A longtime sportswriter no longer works at the Denver Post after being criticized about a controversial tweet about the winner of Sunday’s Indianapolis 500.<p>“Nothing specifically personal, but I am very uncomfortable with a Japanese driver winning the Indianapolis 500 during Memorial Day weekend,” …

Blackout Chocolate Cake

Steps<p>1<p>Done<p>Cake:<p>Preheat the oven to 350 degrees. Grease three 9-inch round cake pans. Whisk the dry ingredients together. Add the wet ingredients and …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

How to Crumb-Coat a Layer Cake

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>There's nothing wrong with throwing a layer cake together without any fuss, but when you want to dress it up for a party, it's worth starting with the right technique—a crumb coat. That's just baker-speak for a thin layer of frosting applied to the surface of a …

Dessert

These Buffalo Chicken Potato Skins Will Leave You Speechless

Carbs are all you need.<p>Servings: 8<p>4 russet potatoes<p>2 tablespoons olive oil<p>½ cup shredded sharp cheddar cheese, plus 1 cup for topping<p>½ cup shredded mozzarella cheese<p>6 ounces cream cheese, softened<p>2 cups shredded chicken<p>1 packet ranch seasoning<p>½ cup hot sauce<p>Chives, for garnish<p>1. Preheat oven to …

Cooking

Democratic Rep. Al Green calls for President Trump's impeachment

Democratic Rep. Al Green called for President Trump's impeachment on Monday, saying "no one is above the law."<p>The Texas congressman issued a statement announcing his support of impeachment on Monday, in which he claims America's 45th president has acted in obstructing a lawful investigation of …

11 Tomato Recipes to Eat All Summer Long

Is there anything better than a bright red, juicy tomato at the peak of freshness? This rare commodity might be coming to a supermarket near you... …

Food

Mysterious space plane lands in Florida - CNN Video

The Air Force's unmanned aircraft, the X37B, landed in Florida on May 7, after a record 718 days in space. Mystery surrounds the aircraft's mission.

Military

28 Things People Under Age 14 Will Never Believe We Used To Have To Do

Basically ancient history.

Text Messaging

Tupac Shakur shot himself during failed assassination attempt, claims DJ Funkmaster Flex [VIDEO]

Tupac Shakur (2Pac) lied about shooting himself and that claimed rapper Notorious B.I.G. or Biggie Smalls' life, DJ Funkmaster Flex said.<p>A leading …

Stephen Colbert’s lesson in humility: “The Late Show” host “would trade good ratings for a better president”

The late-night entertainer talks politics, ratings and comedic relief in an interview with the Hollywood Reporter<p>When Stephen Colbert took over "The Late Show" from David Letterman, he never expected that his political coverage would make him a ratings superstar.<p>Since President Donald Trump's win, …

You need to watch the 'Deadpool 2' teaser playing before 'Logan' right now, because it's just that perfect

For superheroes (and antiheroes), costume changes are like capes: visually striking and highly impractical. That's the lesson Ryan Reynolds' Deadpool …

How much does light pollution hurt your stargazing? This timelapse video tells the tale

As anyone who’s ever tried to do a little stargazing in the middle of a major city knows, light pollution can make it a tough endeavor. Sure, stars …

Tim Brown says Tom Brady would be nothing without the tuck rule

Fans outside New England will tell you that they have plenty of reasons for hating the Patriots. Spygate. Deflategate. Bill Belichick. Tom Brady. President Trump. The Patriot Way. Do your job. The smugness. The winning. So. Much. Winning.<p>At the root of that is the tuck rule, as we are reminded …

NFL

Flying cars to be tested by end of 2017, says Airbus

One of the world's biggest aerospace companies plans to test a prototype of a flying car by the end of this year, a move that could be a big step towards easing congestion on urban roads.<p>Airbus's chief executive, Tom Enders, told a technology conference in Germany that it planned to test a small …

Flying Car

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