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8 Million People Have Watched This Video of a 3-Ingredient Cheesecake

Don't let looks fool you — this dessert is so easy to make.<p>Three-ingredient soufflé cheesecake, also known as Japanese cotton cheesecake, is a magical thing. It's blowing the minds of people on the Internet right now (myself included). With just three ingredients — eggs, dark or white chocolate, …

21 Easy Cleaning Hacks to Add to Your Routine

<b>New Year, No Eww - that's how the saying goes, right?</b><p>2016 is your year for a sparkling clean home! If you like the sound of that, but don't want to make it your year for 'spending countless hours scrubbing,' these easy hacks from Hometalk bloggers will help to speed things up!<p><b>1. Clean stainless</b> …

Hacking

12 Ways Pool Noodles Are Totally Awesome Outside the Pool

You probably never thought that you'd bring your boots and a pool noodle together.<p>You probably never thought that you'd bring your boots and a pool noodle together.

When Winter Becomes Solitary Confinement

The short days and long cold nights of winter can have a negative effect on people who already feel lonely and isolated. Often these are older people who are physically challenged and fearful of weather conditions that can pose a danger, such as falling on ice or getting pneumonia. The number of …

Loneliness

Loneliness is 'AS deadly as a lack of exercise and diabetes': Poor social network 'drastically increases risk of heart disease, stroke and cancer'

• <b>Being lonely increases your risk of heart disease and cancer, a study found</b>• <b><br>Scientists looked at the link between relationships and health at each</b> …

Christmas Dinner: 14 Easy, Elegant Recipes

The holidays are all about spending time with your friends and family -- not slaving away in the kitchen all day. That's why you'll love these recipes. From appetizers to dessert, they're all special enough to impress your guests, yet easy to check off your holiday to-do list.<p><b>1. Smoked Salmon Dip</b><p>If …

Cooking

The Robert Durst murder case: My crusade for justice

<i>Programming Alert: For 15 years, Judge Jeanine Pirro has searched for the truth. Now, she takes you inside her shocking investigation and lays out the case against Robert Durst. Don't miss "Robert Durst and My Quest for Justice," hosted by Judge Pirro, on Saturday and Sunday at 9p/12a ET on Fox</i> …

Crime

A terrifying storm just crept over an entire coast in Sydney

Australia sure knows how to put on a show to get the world's attention.<p>On Friday afternoon, a hectic storm front moved in across the sky above the …

Miso Ramen Recipe

Miso Ramen Recipe from Steamy Kitchen• 4 eggs<br>• 10 oz (285 g) dried ramen noodles<br>• 1/2 cup (200 g) fresh or canned bamboo shoots, sliced<br>• 1/2 cup (170 g) …

Onions

Turkey Chili With Black Beans And Jalapeno

Turkey Chili With Black Beans And Jalapeno from Feed Me Phoebe• 2 tablespoons olive oil<br>• 1 medium onion, finely diced<br>• 1 pound ground turkey (preferably …

Food

Here's what archaeologists found in a warrior's grave that's been untouched for 3,500 years

The discovery, in the words of one of the archaeologists who uncovered it, was "the find of a lifetime."<p>The tomb of a Bronze Age warrior left untouched for more than 3,500 years and packed to the brim with precious jewelry, weapons and riches has been unearthed in southwestern Greece, according to …

New York parolee is convicted of killing 82-year-old pen pal in Hollywood

A New York parolee who exchanged letters from prison with a retired Hollywood teacher was convicted Wednesday of killing the pen pal after he was freed.<p>Scott Kratlian, 46, faces 56 years to life in prison for killing Hollywood High School teacher Harry Major in February 2014.<p>Three months after he …

Is the thunder god vine the key to beating obesity? Ancient Chinese remedy led to a 45% decrease in body weight in obese mice

• <b>Extract from the thunder god vine reduces food intake</b>• <b><br>Compound called Celastrol enhances appetite-suppressing hormone</b>• <b><br>Experts say it could lead to</b> …

Wallaby damned!! The hilarious moment a kangaroo gatecrashes a tourist's selfie...and other memorable animal photobombs

This is the hilarious moment a woman trying to capture a selfie at the zoo is photobombed by a kangaroo.<p>The side-splitting image, which went viral …

Watch movies on your bedroom CEILING and project recipes onto your kitchen WORKTOPS with Beam the smart light bulb

• <b>Beam runs on Android and can run any app from the Google Play store</b>• <b><br>Also connects to iPhones and iPads with specially designed app</b>• <b><br>Turns any surface</b> …

Mexican town besieged by rival gangs, as police and army stand aside

They arrived carrying rifles, machetes and sticks, their faces covered with ski masks and scarves.<p>About 300 armed civilians poured into the small town of Chilapa, in the troubled state of Guerrero, on the afternoon of May 9, a Saturday, hitting people and breaking into their houses in a seemingly …

Gang Yuan, dismembered millionaire, allegedly killed for his money

A court battle has erupted over the estate of wealthy businessman Gang Yuan, whose dismembered body was found last month at an exclusive West …

Crime

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6 DIY Ways to Whiten Your Teeth and Get a Movie-Star Smile

He also recommends mixing baking soda and hydrogen peroxide into a paste and using it in lieu of a traditional toothpaste. Simply add a few drops of three percent hydrogen peroxide to plain baking soda and mix it until it forms a paste—then apply it to your tooth brush as normal.<p>This shouldn't …

Avgolemono Recipe - Greek Chicken Soup for the Soul

<b>This soup is the most iconic Greek soup, known for its two main ingredients: eggs (avgo) and lemon juice (lemono). If you like a thick soup, dissolve</b> …

Food

5 Ways to Eliminate Back Fat

<b>Turn Up Your Cardio</b><br>If you're serious about getting rid of fat, you've got to start getting serious about cardio. According to the USDA, you should perform 60-minute sessions five times a week.<p>For even more intense cardio, opt for interval training that alternates between periods of pushing your …

Red velvet cake recipe

The Waldorf Astoria hotel in New York shares the recipe for its legendary red velvet cake<p><b>SERVES</b><br>10<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p><b>For the cake</b><br>3 ounces (or 85g) dark chocolate, chopped<br>2 cups (or 400g) granulated sugar<br>4 large eggs<br>1 ½ cups (or 450ml) vegetable oil<br>1 ½ teaspoons vanilla extract<br>2 cups (or 220g) plain flour<br>2 ¼ …

Miniature Street Art Installations Take Over London

Street artist Slinkachu's idyllic scenes play out in puddles and street cracks.<p>Street artist Slinkachu’s work is best viewed under a magnifying glass: a lady swings on a matchstick, children play in the pool made from melting popsicle juice, and a couple crosses a river of Sprite. In an upcoming …

Art

How to Eat Your Way to Clearer Skin and Longer Hair

As much as I enjoy junk food binges and late-night hunts to Duane Reade for gummy worms, I always feel refreshed after a week of exercise and clean eating. My skin feels refreshed too — pimples shrivel up, my oil balance is in check, and I glow again. I’m passionately devoted to my medicine cabinet …

Wellness

5 Common Skin Care Myths You're Better Off Without

<i>Photo by Dimitri Otis/Getty Images</i><p>What you don't know—or mistakenly think you do know—about anti-aging skincare can keep your skin from looking its best. And getting your routine down to a (truthful) science doesn't have to be complicated. "If you stick to just a few basics, your skin can look …

How to Rid Yourself of Belly Pooch Forever

<i>(Looking for a program that will help you get a flat tummy—and keep it that way? With our Lose Belly Fat—For Good routines, you can see results in as little as two weeks.)</i><p><b>When Eating</b><br>Take an honest look at your diet and your bathroom schedule. Your belly might not be caused by fat but by air trapped …

How To Cook An Egg Inside Out And Pull Off The Ultimate Practical Yolk

Today in Things You Never Knew You Needed To Know And Probably Don't Need To Know But Still Kind Of Want To Know news, we learn to boil an egg inside out. That's right, folks! While we're all accustomed to a yellow yolk encircled by gummy whites, this trick will put the egg's thing down, flip it …

Breakfast

Urban Outfitters selling offensive Holocaust-reminiscent merchandise (again)

Is it just me, or does this coincide with stock prices dipping?<p>Urban Outfitters is in trouble yet again for selling yet another piece of merchandise that is horrifyingly reminiscent of concentration camp uniforms worn during the Holocaust. (How many times have sentences such as that one had to be …

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