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Climate-change activists are playing a dangerous game with their 'enemy' narrative

The argument between the British political parties over energy prices appears, on the face of it, to be another tedious, media-fuelled battle of words shaped by focus groups. Yet it is more interesting than that: it is proof of the power of cognitive frames and shows how easily the real and …

Tom Cruise Deposition Suggests Katie Holmes Divorced Him in Part to Protect Suri from Scientology

As part of Tom Cruise’s $50 million lawsuit against<i>Life & Style</i> and <i>In Touch</i> magazines, the actor taped a video deposition in September in which he submitted to questions about his relationship with his daughter Suri from attorney Elizabeth McNamara, who represents the defendants. (McNamara has also …

22 Starters For Your Thanksgiving Dinner

Gallery22 Starters For Your Thanksgiving Dinner<p>When it's crunch time and dinner's finishing in the oven, hors d'oeuvres strategically give guests a diversion while enabling the host to come across as gracious rather than frazzled. From bourbon-glazed pecans to three-cheese artichoke dip, here are …

How to Buy, Store, and Cook Parsnips, in Season in November

Tips on buying, storing, and cooking parsnips, in season in November<p>This long, slightly knobby root vegetable, which looks like a tan carrot, has a less-than-glamorous reputation, but don't let that stop you from trying it: It's delicious and a good source of vitamin C—plus it will keep for weeks …

47 Pie Recipes for Every Season

From classic apple to blueberry—we've got a pie for every season.<p>No matter what the season, pie is one of our favorite desserts. There's not much you can't put into a flaky, buttery crust. From fruity fillings piled high (high pie!) with meringue to rich, velvety chocolate delights, here are our …

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The Food Lab: Latke-Crusted Turkey Stuffing Fritters With Liquid Cranberry Core and Turkey Schmaltz Gravy

It's time for another round of The Food Lab. Got a suggestion for an upcoming topic? Email Kenji here, and he'll do his best to answer your queries in a future post. Become a fan of The Food Lab on Facebook or follow it on Twitter for play-by-plays on future kitchen tests and recipe experiments.<p>As …

One Bowl Baking: Reese's Pieces Peanut Butter Blondies

More<p>All About Chocolate<p>Everything you want to know about chocolate<p>When I was thinking of a festive, fall-themed cookie to make, Reese's Pieces came to mind. Enrobed in bright orange, yellow, and brown, the leaf-like colors are perfect. And the hot heat of an oven? These little candies say bring it …

Best Foods for Your Brain

Tijana87<p>Whether you’re cramming for midterms, or just trying to buckle down and focus on your work, it’s important to keep your brain sharp. Good …

Romney and Bush Have Very Different Approaches to Not Being President

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Something old has come roaring back this week, as the media suddenly remembers that George W. Bush …

Mayonnaise Is a Chocolate Cake's Best Friend

<i>recipe by Sportello, photograph by Matt Duckor</i><p>There are some desserts in the world that we'll always have room for, come cheesy gut bomb or 20-course tasting menu. One such dessert is chocolate cake. Because of this, we're always looking for ways to make our chocolate cakes more moist, more …

In Between the FDA and Pharma, People Wait for Treatments

Polycsytic kidney disease causes cysts to grow, continually, throughout my kidneys. It will eventually clog them, and they'll stop working. PKD affects 600,000 Americans and costs taxpayers more than $2 billion per year. It also occupies an estimated 5,000 spaces on the kidney transplant waiting …

Pussy Riot inmate 'missing'; Russian officials trying to shut her up?

Pussy Riot's Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, imprisoned in Russia, is "missing," her family says. The member of the punk rock protest group reportedly was being transferred to a new penal colony. But her husband and other family members say it's been days and they still don't know where she is.<p>According to …

Obamacare Woes Frustrating Democrats' 2014 Hopes

* Republicans see opportunity in conservative states<p>* Nervous Democrats offer possible changes to law<p>By Richard Cowan<p>WASHINGTON, Nov 2 (Reuters) - The chaotic launch of President Barack Obama's healthcare law has Democrats in Congress increasingly anxious about its potential impact on them in the …

Obama signs order to create climate change task force, may give fed overreaching authority

Through the stroke of the pen, President Obama on Friday used his executive powers to elevate and take control of climate change policies in an attempt to streamline sustainability initiatives – and potentially skirt legislative oversight and push a federal agenda on states.<p>The executive order …

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Iranian hardliners mark 1979 hostage crisis anniversary with huge protests

Thousands of Iranian hardliners have rallied at the former US embassy in Tehran to commemorate the 1979 US hostage crisis, highlighting the domestic challenges the country's president, Hassan Rouhani, faces in his bid to mend ties with the west.<p>In a nationwide event marking the anniversary of the …

Senate Dems to W.H.: Fix Obamacare

Democratic senators have a warning for the White House: Fix Obamacare’s problems or put Senate seats at risk next year.<p>In interviews, Democratic senators running in 2014, party elders and Senate leaders said the Obama administration must rescue the law from its rocky start before it emerges as a …

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Bill Gates: The Internet Won't Save the World

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>When Mark Zuckerberg unveiled his intention to provide Internet to the two-thirds of the world …

Jailed Pussy Riot Member Missing Following Prison Transfer

Nadya Tolokonnikova's relatives have had no contact with the jailed punk rocker for 10 days.<p>Jailed Pussy Riot member Nadya Tolokonnikova has disappeared after being moved from a prison in Mordovia 10 days ago, her family said on Friday.<p>Tolokonnikova's father and husband said they last knew her …

Cambodia trial ends, court looks to future

On April 17, 1975, the Khmer Rouge marched into Phnom Penh. The residents of Cambodia’s capital city lined the streets to welcome them, applauding, hoping the victory would mean the end of the country’s bitter civil war.<p>"We were happy," said 83-year-old Chum Mey, who lived in Phnom Penh and worked …

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US bugged Merkel's phone from 2002 until 2013, report claims

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1023000/1023076_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524667678_a6b65beb439b96444f68726b4d5b1264<p><b>The US has been spying on German Chancellor Angela Merkel's mobile phone since 2002, according to a report in Der Spiegel magazine.</b><p>The German …

Avoiding Obamacare’s ‘Death Spiral’

If the Obama ad­min­is­tra­tion can meet its new dead­line for a func­tion­al Obama­care web­site, it might be able to avoid ser­i­ous policy …

10 Reasons You're Breaking Out — And How To Stop It

Illustrated by Emily Kowzan.<p><i>We always imagined the secrets to perfect, glowing skin were kept tight in some Hollywood vault, accessible only to the</i> …