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6 Summer Salads You'll Actually Crave

<b>1. Black Bean, Corn & Avocado Salad with Chipotle-Honey Vinaigrette</b><p>With black beans, sweet corn, crisp bell peppers and creamy avocado, this is one of those crowd-pleasing, make-ahead recipes that everyone loves. You can serve it as a side dish, salad or dip. The vinaigrette is similar to the …

Do NOT Give Kanye West Bottles of Water With Labels On Them

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p><i>Today in celebrity gossip: Kanye West will not promote your bottled water company, Justin Bieber and</i> …

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Teens Turn Friend's Death Into Fight Against Energy Drinks

Photo: Courtesy Of Kris Baron Friedman.<p>We've heard for years that mixing alcohol and energy drinks can raise your blood pressure and heart rate, …

Boston teen charged with raping, killing teacher allegedly attacked another woman

Prosecutors have asked for strict security for a Danvers teenager charged with killing his teacher after he allegedly attacked a female youth worker this month.<p>In court papers released Thursday at the request of The Salem News, Essex County prosecutors said 15-year-old Philip Chism slipped away …

PlayStation Side Effect: Dangerous Blood Clots, Docs Say

A New Zealand man who played eight hours of video games for four days in a row developed life-threatening blood clots so severe that doctors created a new condition: “gamer’s thrombosis.” The situation involving the 31-year-old PlayStation fan was picked as the case report of the year for 2013 by …

The Design Legacy Of Ousted American Apparel CEO Dov Charney

He homogenized the hipster look, popularized porny ads, and championed local manufacturing.<p>With its pop-sleaze aesthetic, American Apparel has helped shape (and ironically undercut) the standard tropes of fashion culture. As chairman and CEO of American Apparel, Dov Charney embraced taboo subjects, …

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Murder charge still pending against woman at 102

BOSTON (AP) — Nearly five years after a woman was charged with killing her 100-year-old roommate in a Massachusetts nursing home, a second-degree …

Iraq crisis: Barack Obama sends in US troops as Isis insurgency worsens

The Obama adminstration has ordered the urgent deployment of several hundred armed troops in and around Iraq, after the rampant insurgency in the country forced the first talks between the US and Iran over a common security interest in more than a decade.<p>Barack Obama discussed the crisis with …

Thanks To The Supreme Court, Our Food Is Getting More Transparent

In an 8-0 ruling against Coca-Cola, the Supreme Court made it harder for companies to design misleading food packaging.<p>In a unanimous ruling, the Supreme Court ruled today that Coca-Cola can be sued for false advertising for its pomegranate-blueberry juice–which contains less than a percent each of …

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Summer Salads Demand Perfect Dressings, and Dressings Depend on the Lettuce

When local lettuces rear their heads, it's time to make summer salads—with a dressing perfectly appropriate for the greens. Here's how, with 4 recipes<p>Early last month, when the earth had warmed up but the air was still cool, we scattered tiny lettuce seeds in our gardens. Now we’re harvesting the …

At Least 14 Killed in Deadliest Attack Yet on Ukrainian Soldiers

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>At least 14 Ukrainian soldiers have been killed and dozens more injured after an attack on an army …

Guava and Cream Cheese Puff-Pastry Waffle Recipe

Inspired by the magical South American pastries filled with guava and cream cheese, this quick, easy, and deliciously indulgent dessert waffle is made by rolling spreadable cream cheese and guava paste into puff pastry, then cooking it in a waffle iron until crisp outside and molten within.<p>For …

How to make McDonalds French Fries

Two Years Ago: A heavenly Tiramisu cake, made from homemade (or store bought) mascarpone and ladyfingers. http://www.pastryaffair.com/blog/2012/4/29/tiramisu-cake.html

Almond Torte Mascarpone Ice Cream with a Brown Butter Almond Crunch

Almond Torte Mascarpone Ice Cream (with a Brown Butter Almond Crunch!)<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> May 16, 2014 46<p>It’s Friday and I felt like putting cake in your …

11 Things You Didn't Know About McDonald's

More than any chain, McDonald's is what you probably think of when you think of the word "behemoth." It's simply massive, and is most likely the only company that just about everybody on earth has heard of. But where did it come from? What's its deal, really? The company has a wild history and has …

31 Food Things Only People From Hawaii Would Understand

If you’ve ever found yourself frustrated while trying to explain to a friend from the mainland what a Spam musubi is (or <i>why</i> you’d even eat one), or that you don’t drink mai tais every day and eat pizza topped with pineapple and ham, then this list is for you.<p>With a diverse blend of cultures and a …

Small Dog on Bernal Hill Ponders Sublime Secrets of the Universe

Thanks to Brian Christensen for sharing this awesome Bernal Hill labyrinth photo in the Bernalwood Flickr group.<p>Clearly, someone needs to get this doggie a drone!