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Home Remedies For Clogged Arteries

Many people develop clogged arteries which lead to strokes and heart attacks.<p>Don’t be tense! I shall tell you about some home remedies to get rid of …

Alternative Medicine

Our Favorite West Village Restaurants

In a food-crazed city, the West Village still manages to be the epicenter of all things culinary. Seemingly every single charming, tree-lined block …

West Village

15 kitchen gadgets under $100 that any home chef will love

Kitchens

What Do Sommeliers Drink at Home?

Confession time: Many years ago, I attended a press event that took me through the cheese caves of Murray’s and ended at Ted Allen’s Chelsea home. His apartment was stunning, every inch so tastefully decorated that you would think <i>Architectural Digest</i> just wrapped up a photo shoot.<p>We were all …

Celebrity Chefs

10 cheap eats that New Yorkers love

Our hunger for the exotic, the daring, and the artery-busting is so great that it's spawned a whole new landscape of cheap eats.<p>Joining the ranks of the $1 slice and the pastrami sandwich are crave-worthy bites like matzo meal-crusted fried chicken and sustainably caught Maine lobster rolls.<p>Keep …

Recipes

15 ways to eat healthy on a budget

What's even more challenging is trying to make those meals healthy.<p>For starters, filling your cart with fresh, nutritious groceries isn't cheap. So with the help of some of our favorite nutrition pros, we've come up with a shopping list of foods and seasonings that can make healthy cooking easier …

Healthy Eating

The Best Tourist Attraction in Every State

<i>By: Matt Meltzer</i><p><i>Credit: Shutterstock.com</i><p>One of the best things about this great nation of ours is that we don't like to be bored. Like, ever. But mostly, on road trips. Which is why we have all these bizarre roadside attractions that, in addition to entertaining us on long drives, also entertain …

How to Start a Fire Without Matches, in 8 Easy Steps

This is an essential skill every outdoorsman should know (and it's not a bad thing for non-outdoorsmen to know, either).<p><i>When the wilderness beckons, it's best to come prepared. While we can only hope the worst thing that'll happen to us on a weekend backpacking trip is running out of whiskey at the</i> …

Woodworking

Cops Killed My Son-in-Law: An Ex-Cop’s Fight Against the Militarized Police

The award-winning documentary Peace Officer chronicles a SWAT team founder’s mission to hold warrior cops responsible for the shooting death of his …

Law Enforcement

The 50 Most Essential Kitchen Secrets

These helpful tips and tricks, adapted from Rebecca DiLiberto's Penny Saving Household Helper, will save you time and money.<p>These helpful tips and tricks, adapted from Rebecca DiLiberto's Penny Saving Household Helper, will save you time and money.

Recipes

22 Food Reasons Seattle Is Winning At Life

<i>Are you a Seahawks fan? Send this to your friends who are rooting for the Patriots, and then read about how New England food could give Seattle food a run for its money.</i><p>If you think Starbucks is the best that Seattle food-and-drink has to offer, we've got 22 reasons why you're absolutely wrong. …

What should Uruguay do with its Nazi eagle?

<b>World War Two was never as close to land in South America as on 13 December 1939, when three Royal Navy cruisers challenged Germany's Admiral Graf Spee off the coast of Uruguay.</b><p>A battle still goes on 75 years later.<p>This time, however, the matter in dispute is not the control of the South Atlantic …

World History

I Grew Up in Guantanamo: Now That You Have Heard My Story, You Cannot Turn Away

<i>Fahd Ghazy has been illegally detained at Guantánamo since he was 17. He is now 30 years old. He has been cleared for release since 2007. He is represented by the Center for Constitutional Rights.</i><p>To begin, please forgive me for not saying the right things or making the right points. There are …

Nixie wearable camera drone wins Intel's $500,000 tech challenge

Wearable camera drone Nixie is the winner of Intel's Make it Wearable competition, scooping a prize of $500,000 (£313,000) at a ceremony held in San …

The Best Foods for Men

We sampled and reviewed thousands of products to separate the dietary duds from the nutritional heroes

Beyond Sushi and Ramen: Japanese Chefs Recommend 9 Lesser-Known Foods

Japan is a diverse land of culinary pleasures, but lately it seems all America cares about are the raw and slurpy parts.<p>Sushi and ramen aren't the sole culinary delights from the Land of the Rising Sun. So to spotlight some of the culture's lesser-known delicacies, <b>we asked Japanese chefs to offer</b> …

5 Reasons You Are Richer Than You Think (And a Little Bit About Buddha)

"Health is the greatest gift, contentment the greatest wealth, faithfulness the best relationship." -- Buddha<p>Few people know the story of who Buddha actually was. For those who don't, he was a prince born into the royal family on the border of India and Nepal more than 2,000 years ago. Buddha was …

The 20 Highest-Paying Jobs That Don’t Require A College Degree

It turns out you don't need a college degree to pull in a pretty penny.<p>Yes, workers with only a high school diploma do face an unemployment rate nearly twice that of college educated workers, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), and they make almost half of what those with a …

Employment

10 Must-Try American-Made Lagers

Lagers outsell ales in the US by a landslide, but most folks are still a bit hazy on exactly what makes a lager, well, a lager. We are currently in a golden age of American-made lagers—and your local shop is packed full of delicious options—but let's back up a bit and give you a little …

The Best Ice Cream (and Other Frozen Desserts) in Seattle

Seattle's ice cream scene is growing up: six years ago, only one of our eight favorite treats was around. The shops—and flavors—are new, but most of our favorites offer a spoonful of childhood-treat nostalgia, reminding us why ice cream and its relatives are so special—just <i>try</i> not to smile while …

12 Kinds of Bicyclist in New York ... Which One Are You?

Artist Kurt McRobert drew these lovely archetypes of New York City bicyclists for a Time out New York feature, but one can assume to find most of …

10 National Parks to See Before You Die

Originally Published on on CNTraveler.com<p>Our national parks are overwhelming in every way -- in number, in size, in their capacity to inspire wonder. And the question remains: Which one will you see next? For the following introduction to, and celebration of, our nation's greatest natural …

Things You Have to Explain to People Who've Never Worked in Kitchens

A healthy restaurant ecosystem has many components: a charming front-of-house team, cunning managers, and a motley crew of underpaid misfits that are actually cooking your food.<p>Unless you've worked in a kitchen, it's hard to understand the chaotic dance of a dinner rush. Coded language, constant …

"No Reservations" season 4, episode 14: Uruguay

<b>Location</b>: it’s a Bourdain family vacation to Uruguay, the hidden secret of South America. Quietly tucked between beach-strewn Brazil and boisterous …

Uruguay's Chivitos Put Philly Cheesesteaks to Shame, Need to Conquer America

An ode to the chivito, the little South American sandwich that deserves to conquer America<p>As a jaded New Yorker who hasn't paid attention to soccer since 4th grade, I've been watching, or really not watching, the World Cup with bemusement. Man, these fans really get excited about this stuff! All …

Uruguay

Chris Shepherd's Wine Picks: $15 Godello and Life-Changing Pinot Noir

Chris Shepherd of Houston's Underbelly has amazing insight on how wine pairs with food. Here, 7 of his top picks to drink now.<p>Chris Shepherd of …

Uruguay squad's caramel spread confiscated in Brazil

<b>Brazilian officials say they confiscated 39kg (86lb) of caramel spread from Uruguay's football team as it arrived in Brazil for the World Cup.</b><p>The spread, called dulce de leche, is extremely popular in Uruguay but the Brazilian authorities said that as it was made with milk, it needed sanitary …

Android can now wake you up when you're close to your bus stop

If you've ever taken the bus or subway home after drinking too much at a party, you know how tough it can be to get off at the right stop -- you may fall asleep well before then. That shouldn't be an issue if you're using a recent Android phone, however. <i>Android Police</i> has noticed that the latest …