Michelle Thomas

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Oklahoma Police Chief Resigns Over Neo-Nazi Ties, Gets Job in Neighboring Police Force

Bart Alsbrook resigned as interim police chief of an Oklahoma town late last August, after he was revealed as the former leader of a neo-Nazi group. …

Hate Groups

Trump State Department Just Made an Ominous Passport Change for Transgender Americans

All the while that the Trump administration has been attacking transgender rights, rescinding school-restroom guidance and trying to kick people out …

U.S. State Department

Constructing a Home Greenhouse

If you dream of having a greenhouse one day, but are intimidated by cost or construction, my experience can help you. Like my father before me, I …

Home Improvement

On the possibility of Donald Trump starting World War III

Like all Washington Post contributors, I have a deep network of politically savvy coastal elites who do not get rattled easily. We occasionally get together to wine, dine, dish and set global fashion trends. So when one of them -- someone who is pretty well-versed in how Washington policymaking …

Donald Trump

This Cranberry Balsamic Roasted Chicken Is Dinner Tonight — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's Delicious Links column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Cooking

The Perfect Grilled Cheese

The classic and simple grilled cheese sandwich can be reimagined multiple ways just by changing up the bread and cheese.<p>2 ounces sliced melting …

Cooking

John Oliver Freaks Out Over Bob Woodward’s Trump Book: ‘We’re All Going to Die’

Has it really only been four days since that anonymous <i>New York Times</i> op-ed hit the internet?<p>In that time, the words of an unnamed “senior official” …

Bob Woodward

12 lessons you learn or regret forever

Sticking your neck out and taking charge of your career is no trivial matter. Whether that’s switching careers, going back to school, or walking away …

Success

Brett Kavanaugh claimed to be from 'a city plagued by gun and gang violence' -- he's actually from one of the wealthiest suburbs in the US

President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee was questioned about his positions on gun control on Wednesday and appealed to his experience living …

Brett Kavanaugh

Meatballs and Noodle Soup (Almondigas)

Almondigas is a hearty soup consisting of meatballs and misua. Misua are thin, salted Chinese noodles made from wheat flour that cook quickly. If …

Recipes

Lemon Bars With a Salty Olive Oil Crust

<b>Author Notes:</b><p>An almost-classic lemon bar. The sweet, tart lemon curd is thicker than usual and the shortbread crust has a little secret: There’s no butter. Instead, we use fruity, savory olive oil, plus a generous amount of salt.<p><b>Food52 Review:</b> This is one of our Big Little Recipes. Read more here: …

Recipes

Cider-Sage Pork Loin with Potatoes and Apples

Preparation<p>Make the brine<p>Put 2 cups of the cider in a small saucepan over medium-high heat. Bring to a simmer, and whisk in the sugar, salt, and …

Recipes

7 Foods an Inflammation Expert Never Eats

If you look at the most common diseases, from diabetes and obesity to cancer and heart disease, they all have one thing in common: inflammation. …

Wellness

This Is a Constitutional Crisis

A cowardly coup from within the administration threatens to enflame the president’s paranoia and further endanger American security.<p>Impeachment is a constitutional mechanism. The Twenty-Fifth Amendment is a constitutional mechanism. Mass resignations followed by voluntary testimony to congressional …

Trump Administration

Study: Optimism Can Change Brain Volume, Providing Protection Against Emotional Distress

'People are not necessarily aware of how plastic the brain is.'<p>In an effort to research how certain personality traits protect against emotional …

Psychology

Trump declared the economy the best ‘EVER.’ Now he says federal employees won’t get raises because of economic problems.

<i>This post has been updated.</i><p>In June, President Trump tweeted that we have “the greatest economy in the HISTORY of America.” Then this month he said the "economy has never been better."<p>On Thursday, though, he offered an contradictory assessment for withholding pay raises for federal employees in …

National Security

The Best Way to Level Ground Before Pouring Cement

Creating a level walkway is not that hard if the subsurface is properly prepared.<p>Step 1<p>Measure and mark the area where the concrete will be poured. …

Landscaping

Jenna Bush Hager and Sheinelle jones learn to make garlic sauteed shrimp

03:06<p>Elizabeth Heiskell shows how to make a rib roast last all week long<p>04:13<p>How to make a delicious olive oil poached salmon with chickpeas<p>05:05<p>Gaby Dalkin fires up the grill for street corn pizza, barbecue chicken with salsa verde<p>05:42<p>Pitmaster Chris Lilly shares delicious cast iron pork …

Cooking

Our Best Rice Sides

Round out your dinner with one of these deliciously hearty rice side dishes! From rice stuffing to curried fried rice, you’ll find the perfect side …

Cooking

Ahi Sushi Cups

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Combine rice and 1 1/4 cups water in a medium saucepan over medium-high heat. Bring to a boil; reduce heat to low, cover, and …

Recipes

Grilled Asparagus & Onions with Balsamic Vinegar & Blue Cheese

Blue Cheese

Grilled Chicken with Mustard Barbecue Sauce and Tomato Salad

For this cookout-ready diner, grilled chicken gets glazed with a sweet and tangy South Carolina–ish barbecue sauce. The simple salad of grilled …

Recipes

Hashbrown Breakfast Pizza

Should’t the most important meal of the day occasionally take a turn at being the most delicious? We think so; and with this crispy, cheesy breakfast …

Breakfast

Bev's Famous Meatloaf

Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 350°. Combine first 8 ingredients and 1/4 cup brown sugar in a medium bowl just until blended. Place mixture in a lightly …

Food

Double Chocolate Mousse Cake

Shout out to all the chocolate lovers! This cake is definitely for you! I mean, who doesn’t like the taste of chocolate – plus, this remarkable …

This Is What Class War Looks Like

The New York Times has a blood-boiling story revealing how corporations like Walmart pursue people accused of shoplifting for payment for the stolen …

Found: The 5 Most Saved Crockpot Recipes in Pinterest History

I know I will regret saying this as soon as the temperatures dip below 65, but I'm excited for fall. Or more specifically, fall food. From Halloween …

Slow Cookers

Unite the Right 2018 was a pathetic failure

After last year’s disaster in Charlottesville, very few white nationalists showed up to the follow-up rally in Washington, DC.<p>It was supposed to be the start of another show of force by white nationalists: Unite the Right 2, the follow-up to last year’s disastrous and violent demonstrations in …

U.S. Politics

Baltimore police officer resigns after viral video of him pummeling a man who was not fighting back

On the same day the Baltimore Police Department graduated the city’s future men and women in blue, the agency suspended an officer who was captured on video pummeling a man on the street. By the following day, the officer had resigned.<p>In the now-viral footage, the officer and the man, whom his …

Policing

Cherries & Beets Belong Together—Especially on Ricotta Toast

Restraint is not my strong suit on the weekends. I go to the farmers market with a list... and then impulse buy the prettiest fruit, the most fragrant herbs, maybe a jar of marinated beets or pickled radishes because those free samples are irresistible bait. I get home and dream about all of the …

Cherries