Lavonn Betterson

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No signs of foul play in death of New York judge found in Hudson River, police say

The death of a respected New York state judge whose body was found floating in the Hudson River on Wednesday is being investigated as a possible suicide.<p>The body of Sheila Abdus-Salaam, 65, the first African American woman to serve on the New York State Appellate Court and a prominent figure in …

Our Favorite Burger Recipes from Classic to "Crunchified"

Juicy burgers—from beef, to turkey, to veggie—that you'll want to get on your grill right now.<p><b>Fire up that grill already</b>—it's practically begging for one of these juicy burgers to make that delightful sizzling noise.

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Before the Beatles crossed Abbey Road.

Four-Wheeled Future: Volkswagen Builds the World’s Most Fuel-Efficient Car, but You Can’t Buy It

The VW XL1 is a paragon of petroleate parsimony, wringing from a gallon of gas a travel distance of 261 miles. Just to put that in perspective, that means that this two-seat, limited-production, diesel/electric-hybrid automobile can go <i>three times</i> as far on four quarts of compressed dinosaur juice …

Your Google Reader Feeds and Folders Are Safe

Inside Flipboard / July 2, 2013<p><b>See the update below.</b><p>There were reports this morning that the preservation of feeds from Google Reader, which was …

U.S. wants drug lord jailed again

The Obama administration said Sunday that it’s working with Mexico to bring new charges against a drug lord who persuaded a court to overturn his 40-year sentence in the kidnap, torture and murder of a U.S. anti-drug agent.<p>The chairman of the U.S. House Committee on Homeland Security said drug lord …

Trebek Responds to 'Jeopardy!' Controversy

Biden to Harkin's Iowa steak fry

In the latest sign that he’s laying groundwork for a 2016 run, Vice President Joe Biden will speak next month at one of Iowa’s biggest Democratic event of the year, an aide said Sunday.<p>Biden will speak at Sen. Tom Harkin’s annual autumn steak fry, an fundraising event at which the state’s …

Caramelized Onion, Gruyere + Pepper Bacon Whole Wheat Pizza

In a large bowl, combine water, yeast, honey and olive oil. Mix with a spoon, then let sit until foamy, about 10 minutes. Add in 2 cups flour and …