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Cooking with Beer

From crispy beer-battered buttermilk fried chicken to Guinness ice cream, here are fantastic recipes made with beer.

Cooking

Pot startups flying high with California poised to legalize marijuana

Cannabis connoisseurs won’t be the only ones rejoicing if voters legalize recreational marijuana this election. Expect Silicon Valley’s burgeoning …

No change in Spain as regional polls fail to break political deadlock

The Basque Nationalist Party lead by Íñigo Urkullu came out on top as predicted in one of two regional polls held in Spain on Sunday with seats and results<br>http://www.elmundo.es/<br>.<p>The PNV is set to keep its majority in the regional government but will as before need to form a coalition to run the …

Tornado forms on Chicago's Southwest Side, first in city in a decade

A tornado was spotted Tuesday on Chicago's Southwest Side, the first tornado in the city limits in nearly a decade, according to the National Weather Service.<p>A certified weather observer who is under contract with the Federal Aviation Administration saw the funnel cloud while on duty at Midway …

Minneapolis cops leave security posts at Lynx game over shirts

When members of the WNBA's Minnesota Lynx wore T-shirts with a message seeking change following the deaths of Philando Castile and Alton Sterling, …

Law Enforcement

EMS Waited 17 Minutes Before Reaching Palm Beach Zookeeper Mauled by Tiger

A timeline of the fatal mauling this month of a Florida zookeeper reveals 17 minutes went by before medics could safely reach her inside a tiger's enclosure.<p>The Palm Beach Zoo’s initial response has come under fire after observers questioned why the rare Malayan tiger was tranquilized instead of …

West Palm Beach

All three Republican presidential candidates back away from pledge to support eventual nominee

JANESVILLE, Wis. — None of the three remaining Republican presidential candidates would guarantee Tuesday night that they would support the eventual GOP nominee for president, departing from previous vows to do so and injecting new turmoil into an already tumultuous contest.<p>Mogul Donald Trump, …

Republicans

Experts: Final Clean Power Plan Is A Trojan Horse For American Natural Gas

It was widely acknowledged that the Clean Power Plan (CPP), the Obama administration’s program to cut greenhouse emissions, was hard on coal. Now, upon closer examination, more experts say the plan could seriously undermine the country’s natural gas industry.<p>For now, the CPP is on ice. The U.S. …

Fossil Fuels

ONEOK's Earnings Give 3 Warning Signs to Stay Away

Source: ONEOK Partners.<p>Thanks to the worst energy crash in 50 years, the oil and gas industry is littered with high-yield dividend stocks, both high and low quality, offeringseemingly tempting undervalued, long-term income opportunities. One such example is <b>ONEOK Partners</b> (NYSE: OKS) and its sponsor …

Oil & Gas Industry
Oil & Gas Industry

Natural gas likely to overtake coal for electricity

This is likely to be the first year in which natural gas has a higher market share for electricity generation than coal does, federal analysts …

Natural Gas — The Solution in Front of Us – Linda Rozett – Medium

<b>Natural Gas — The Solution in Front of Us</b><p>The International Energy Agency is out with a report that global energy-related carbon dioxide emissions …

Natural Gas

3-Ingredient Cocktails Everyone Should Know How To Make

There's a golden ratio to making the perfect cocktail, and it only requires three ingredients.<p><b>It's 2:1:1</b> (two parts liquor, such as gin, one part tart, such as lemon juice, and one part sweet, such as honey) -- that's how you make the delicious Bee's Knees, by the way.<p>With all the home-grown …

artisanal

Tyrese Gibson defends Jada Pinkett Smith from Oscars joke: 'Shame on you, Chris Rock'

Rock joked that Pinkett Smith’s decision to boycott the Academy Awards over all-white lists of nominees was a moot point because she wasn’t invited<p>Fast & Furious star Tyrese Gibson has laid into Oscars host Chris Rock after the comedian and actor used his opening monologue to mock Jada Pinkett …

Entertainment

Top 10 Cities Techies Should Consider Moving to In 2016

You're sitting at home, scrolling through your newsfeed and you couldn't be more bored with your life. Is this it?<p>You need a change. You want to change. Change yourself and the world. Right now, the tech industry is making a major dent in today's society. Whether that's through massive corporations …

Kansas City

How to Season (and Clean!) Your Cast Iron Skillet for Real

By Rochelle Bilow<p>Food sticking to your skillet? We thought so. Here's how to season cast iron right, once and for all.<p>No piece of kitchen equipment incites such feelings of fear and anxiety (but also love and obsession) as the cast iron pan. If you haven’t mastered the art of cooking with—and …

Banks' dollar borrowing adds layer of risk to Malaysia's creeping crisis | Reuters

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - To get an idea of how fragile Malaysia’s external account is, consider this: the amount of foreign money invested in ringgit bonds and the dollar borrowings of its banks will together more than wipe out the country’s currency reserves.<p>A money changer shows Malaysian ringgit …

Economy

The Martian review: Ridley Scott puts the science back in sci-fi

Ever since 1977, when a little movie called <i>Star Wars</i> caught the public’s attention, the space opera has been the go-to subgenre for mainstream movie sci-fi. There’s room for other takes, like Duncan Jones’ 2009 cult hit <i>Moon</i> or this year’s excellent <i>Ex Machina</i>, but those are usually tiny films that …

Science Fiction

Game 2 photos: Blackhawks 4, Wild 1

Seven Customer Service Lessons I Learned In One Day With Richard Branson

It’s rare to find a leader who elevates the experience for employees and customers to such a degree that other brands benchmark against his or her company. I recently had a unique opportunity to spend a day with one such leader, an entrepreneur and billionaire who has built a brand considered the …

US demands removal of 3D printed gun templates

Designs for a 3D-printed gun must be taken offline, the US government has demanded.<p>The US State Department has written to the gun's designer, Defense Distributed, saying that publishing such designs, which enable anyone with a 3D printer to produce their own plastic gun, could breach arms-control …