Jean

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Washing chicken can spread salmonella

With 300 people already sickened by a salmonella outbreak in Foster Farms chicken, consumers are being reminded to take extra precautions when handling raw poultry.<p>High on that list is something counterintuitive: Don't wash raw chicken in the sink.<p>Researchers say all that splashing can send …

Duffingate: Starbucks unveils doughnut, muffin mashup to uproar

A tiny London tea shop is accusing coffee giant Starbucks of gobbling up its idea for the duffin, a sweet, sugary doughnut-meets-muffin mashup.<p>And, as is only appropriate, the controversy is playing itself out on social media, and even has its own hashtag: #Duffingate<p>The rapidly unfolding story …

Dave Eggers, Arcade Fire and Other Hipsters Shun the Internet

Could the latest hipster trend could burst the tech bubble – and crash the economy?<p>Say what you will about hipsters: they've captured our …

Michael J Fox: 'Nobody pities me and that's great. I couldn't stand it'

When Michael J Fox walks into the reception of his office in New York, he arrives like a bantam-weight boxer ready for a fight. It is not so much the way he moves, although that is partly why he gives that impression, his weight shifting restlessly from foot to foot. "I feel like I'm dangling from …

Friends Without Benefits

This year, 81 percent of Internet-using teenagers in America reported that they are active on social-networking sites, more than ever before. Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and new dating apps like Tinder, Grindr, and Blendr have increasingly become key players in social interactions, both online …

Queen Elizabeth Reveals Pre-Halloween Fears: Candy Crush and Kindles

Queen Elizabeth bestowed an M.B.E. on Joanne Harris, the author of <i>Chocolat</i>, today, which, if you’re anything like us, may evoke memories of coaxing one of your friends to see the 2001 film adaptation against her will (“It’s, like, an Oscar movie. My wanting to see it has <i>nothing</i> to do with a …

Everyday Pad Thai | Isa Chandra Moskowitz

Serves 4 <br>Total time: 30 minutes || Active time: 30 minutes<p><i>Photo by Vanessa Rees</i><p>Here it is: the quintessential sweet and sour Thai noodle. Also, the …

Spicy Indian (Flour) Chips Recipe by Manjula

Roasted Mushroom and Gouda Grilled-Cheese Sandwiches

1. Preheat oven to 350°F. Brush mushrooms with vinaigrette, place on baking sheet, and bake 15 minutes, turning once. Slice into 1/4-inch-thick …

Pomegranate and Tangerine Spritzer with Mint

Tender Swiss chard breaks down easily in a regular blender for smoothies that need no straining. Since red chard veins can bleed color, choose green …

Medu Vada Recipe by Manjula, South Indian Cuisine