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Drinking Milk Is Linked to Parkinson’s Disease: Study

Studies have found a connection between the consumption of dairy products and a higher risk of developing Parkinson disease, the neurodegenerative …

Neuroscience

American Muslims Are Raising $1,000 an Hour for San Bernardino Victims

Hundreds of Muslim-Americans have raised more than $150,000 for the families of the victims killed in the San Bernardino shooting, hoping to respond …

San Bernardino

Easy Sweet and Sour Pork Chops

This recipe is the shining example of what a few well-placed ingredients and good cooking technique can do to a plain piece of meat.<br>Thick and …

Cast Iron Skillet

Lemon Crinkle Cookies

Lemon Crinkle Cookies from Lauren's Latest• ½ cups Butter, Softened<br>• 1 cup Granulated Sugar<br>• ½ teaspoons Vanilla Extract<br>• 1 whole Egg<br>• 1 teaspoon Lemon Zest<br>• 1 …

Dessert

the broccoli roast

One of my probably most annoying insistences in the 15 years that I didn’t eat meat was that I suspected people didn’t really like it as much as they …

8 Tips To Help You Make The Leap From Employee to Entrepreneur

For those considering making the leap from the safety of a full-time job to the unknown of becoming an entrepreneur, there are several factors to …

Small Business

One of Silicon Valley's top angel investors explains the 4 things he looks for in an entrepreneur

He's invested in well over 100 startups, including several "unicorns" that went on to become huge companies like Twitter and Uber. He is also the founding CEO of AngelList, a resource for entrepreneurs and angels to find each other and make deals.<p>He recently spoke with "The 4-Hour Workweek" author …

Venture Capital

5 Weird Habits of successful people

See Inside the Real-Life Carrie Bradshaw's $2.65M NYC Apartment

It's a little more Charlotte than Carrie, but splendid nonetheless.<p>File under Real Estate Dreams: owning an apartment as fabulous as Candace Bushnell's, the real-life Carrie Bradshaw. The <i>Sex and the Cit</i>y creator recently listed her 1-bedroom, 1.5-bathroom Greenwich Village home for just under $2.65 …

Searching for ET: Stephen Hawking, Russian billionaire launch search for extraterrestrials

Renowned physicist Stephen Hawking and Russian tech entrepreneur Yuri Milner are pushing the search for extraterrestrial life into higher gear.<p>The pair said Monday the $100 million "Breakthrough Initiatives" program funded by Milner will harness computer power as never before in a search of the …

Billionaires
Autonomous Cars

Education Department Dials Back Plan to Rate Colleges

The Department of Education announced this week that it’s backing off its ambitious and controversial plan to rate all of the nation’s colleges and …

Higher Education

‘Amazing’: Rare 13.5-Foot Oarfish Washes Up on Southern California Island

A dead oarfish, a mysterious and serpent-like creature that swims deep below the ocean's surface, has washed up on a Southern California island and a university biologist will study the remains, officials said on Wednesday. Amy Catalano said she and a co-worker at the Catalina Island Conservancy …

Fish

This Holiday, Make the Roast With the Most

Making a show-stopping holiday roast is easier than it looks. This video shows you how.<p>Pulling off a show-stopping holiday roast can seem intimidating. It's an expensive cut of meat, and anxiety about serving an undercooked piece of meat to your friends and family can often lead to dry, stringy …

Cooking

7 Easy Recipe Swaps for Healthier Meals

Cut calories, fat and salt without sacrificing flavor in your cooking and at restaurants.<p>Sometimes not following the recipe can result in a better-for-you dish while being just as tasty. Find out the easiest ways you can turn a regular dish into an extra-healthy one. Plus, get advice on how to make …

Skillet Hash Browns

6 Servings<p>Prep Time: 40 min<p>Total Time: 40 min<p>Here's a skillet hash browns recipe that justifies the existence of that food processor grating disk (you didn't throw it out, we hope). If you don't have one, a box grater will do.<p>May 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>5 russet potatoes (about 3 pounds), peeled, …

Breakfast

Indian Spiced Chicken Stew

Heat vegetable oil in a large Dutch oven over medium heat. Season chicken with salt and pepper and place skin side down in to the pan. Cook until …

Cooking (Canada)

Triple Berry Dutch Baby

It’s all well and good until someone has to stand in front of the stove and flip the pancakes.<p>It’s a thankless job and I wouldn’t wish pancake …

roast leg of lamb with rosemary, garlic, harissa and lemon + easter feast

When it comes to roasting an expensive leg of lamb I tend to be quite stuck in my ways. The recipe I love and always turn to is Jamie Oliver’s …

Simple Roast Chicken with Lemons | Williams-Sonoma Taste

Roasting a whole chicken alongside fragrant lemons adds a fresh springtime twist to a comforting main dish. Serve with a side of spring vegetables such as fava beans or asparagus to round out the meal.<p><b>Simple Roast Chicken with Lemons</b><p>1 chicken, about 4 1/2 lb. (2.25 kg)<p>1 Tbs. olive oil<p>Kosher salt …

we do nice things with roast chicken here

<b>When you’re single, envious of your married friends, self un-assured and plummeting towards 30 like nobody’s business, you start making promises to</b> …

Recipes

A generous sprinkling of pangrattato and whole leaves of basil add plenty of interest to this vegan pasta.<p>Now to love|Mar 28, 2018<p>The simplest things …

Beef Meatballs (Vietnamese)

Put all the ingredients for the meatballs in a food processor and blend until everything is mixed and minced. Transfer to a bowl.<p>Put a little oil in …

Tomatoes

Rosemary Roasted Chicken with Red Muscato Grapes

For the amount of time I have spent in the kitchen, one would think that roasting a chicken would be old hat by now. I should have dozens of roasted …

Porter-Braised Chicken with Root Vegetables | Williams-Sonoma Taste

Slightly bitter and with a deep coffee-like flavor, porter, a very dark ale, makes this braise rustic and hearty. Porter’s toastiness plus the sweetness of root vegetables and the spiciness of Dijon mustard creates a stew full of contrasting, but harmonious, flavors.<p><b>Porter-Braised Chicken with Root</b> …

Williams-Sonoma