Sheneka Lee

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In Government Shutdown, Congress Members Still Get Paid While Federal Workers Wait In Limbo

WASHINGTON -- In the event of a government shutdown, hundreds of thousands of federal workers would be furloughed, not knowing if or when they'd get paid. Their paychecks would ultimately depend upon the benevolence of a fractious Congress, which decides whether to pass legislation retroactively …

Epic fall(s)

Grab a chair: Congress is about to get as fascinating and powerful as it gets.<p>In the next two months, the most unpopular institution in America will decide the fates of a president’s power, a military strike, defense contracts, the budget, health-care implementation, the Federal Reserve …

CIA Kept File on Chomsky

Did Tyson Ban Doping Cows With Zilmax To Boost Foreign Sales?

Tyson Foods Inc. announced this week that it would soon suspend purchases of cattle that had been treated with a controversial drug, citing animal welfare concerns.<p>But many in the industry wonder if the real reason is the battle for sales in other countries, where certain drugs that make livestock …

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Medicinal Cocktails: Can a Cocktail Actually Make You Feel Healthy?

It seems I can't go anywhere without seeing green juices and smoothies — even green infused coconut waters. The market for fresh drinks is alive and …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Here's the Cover of Paul Liebrandt's Book, To the Bone

And now, a look at the cover for NYC chef <b>Paul Liebrandt</b>'s upcoming book with Random House, titled <i>To the Bone</i>. According to the publishers, the hybrid memoir/cookbook will feature "Liebrandt's exploration of his culinary roots and creative development"; an except published online reveals Liebrandt …

Watch Joe Bastianich's Advice on Building Global Business

Restaurateur and <i>MasterChef</i> judge <b>Joe Bastianich</b>, described by <i>Business Insider</i> as the "the lesser-known partner" in he and <b>Mario Batali</b>'s 20-property B&B Hospitality Group, talks to <i>BI</i> about his success in the restaurant business. Bastianich, who grew up in a famous restaurant family, says he learned …

Healthy Breakfast Ideas: 7 Refreshing Summer Morning Meals To Beat The Heat

Holy heat wave! When you're awoken by humidity rather than the buzz of your alarm, the last thing you want to do is turn on the oven or the stove to whip up some breakfast.<p>Sure, you could grab a breakfast bar and call yourself set (and prepare to crash: the amount of sugar in those babies is …

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The Only Cookie Recipe You'll Ever Need

When it comes to cookies, there's no question that chocolate chip is the only way to go. Even if peanut butter cookies have a claim to your heart or if you're more into the crumbly nature of shortbread, you can't refute the fact that chocolate chip cookies are basically America's favorite …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

All Signs Point to Gordon Ramsay at the London Closing in September [Updated]

The two fine dining restaurants in the London NYC Hotel bearing Gordon Ramsay’s name, but none of his direct involvement, are reportedly scheduled to …

The Simple Way to Crispy Chicken Skin

Crispy skin is the <b>holy grail</b> of chicken roasting. But <b>moisture</b> is your enemy on the way to that goal.<p>In this side-by-side kitchen experiment, <b>FudeHouse</b> explores <b>low-tech</b> ways you can dry out the skin of your bird. Turns out, <b>you can use water.</b> Go figure.<p><i>Visit FudeHouse for more fun videos.</i><p>Subscribe to …

Thomas Keller Congratulates Daniel on the 3-Star Review

Following yesterday's review of <b>Daniel Boulud's</b> NYC flagship Daniel in which critic Pete Wells knocked it down a star (from four to three), chef <b>Thomas Keller</b> tweeted a note of congratulations: "3 well deserved stars for my dear friend @DanielBoulud."<p>The review was a big demotion, but Thomas Keller's …

23 Unexpected Cultural Delicacies From Asia

A small sampling of the most unusual foods from Asia. Warning: may not be for the faint of heart or stomach.

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Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

How to Clean Squid

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: How to clean and prepare squid for cooking.</i><p>Cleaning and preparing your own squid is actually very easy. They might be akin to sea monsters and other …

Kitchens

5 Tasty Ways to Cook with Fresh Oregano

Fresh oregano has a robust, woodsy flavor that makes it one of our go-to herbs in the kitchen — particularly in the summer when we can buy big …

Bread

Chipotle becomes first US fast food chain to label all genetically modified ingredients

Chipotle is letting its customers know a little more about their burritos by opening up about the presence of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) within its ingredients. The Mexican-themed fast food restaurant has begun marking all products that include GMOs on the company website, helping to …

In controversial vote, American Medical Association declares obesity 'a disease'

The largest association of doctors in the US has voted to change its definition of obesity, in a move that could catalyze major changes in insurance coverage, research funding, and public perception of the condition.<p>In a vote held yesterday by the American Medical Association (AMA) at their annual …

Monsanto is currently testing GMO wheat in two states

Last week, when the USDA announced that an unauthorized strain of GMO wheat was recently discovered on an Oregon farm, it was widely reported (by us, …

Eat less meat for greater food security, British population urged

People in Britain should eat meat less often, in order to help ease the food crises in the developing world, an influential committee of MPs has …

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