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19 Recipes for a Fabulous Christmas Eve Dinner Feast

There are almost as many ways to celebrate Christmas Eve dinner as there are cuisines in this country. And that’s a good thing, because you can’t expect to power through Santa’s big day on Christmas cookies and cocktails alone (as delicious as that actually sounds right now). Your house may be the …

The Best International Beauty Products You Can Buy on Amazon

1<p>Sulwhasoo Concentrated Ginseng Renewing Eye Cream<p>Luxury K-beauty brand Sulwhasoo makes an eye cream so potent with ginseng—a skin rejuvenating …

Skin Care

KFC Accidentally Revealed the Top-Secret Recipe for Its Fried Chicken

OG Colonel Sanders would be 11 types of pissed.<p>You know the hot shame you feel when you want to say something mean about one friend to your other friend and accidentally text "Nancy's being such a troll" to the person you're shit-talking? But once it's out of the box you can never put it back in? …

Britain's 20 greatest beaches (because it's warm enough for a day at the seaside)

With Britain basking in some unexpected April heat, why not make a rapid dash to the seaside? To help you pick the best stretch of sand, we asked our experts to recommend their favourite beaches around the country. Some of the nominations are deservedly popular spots along the south and western …

Here’s How to Wear Resort’s Biggest Trends—Months Before They Hit Stores

The lookbooks are in, the destination runway shows have drawn to a close, and we’ve rounded up the biggest trends of Resort. This season’s offering came up strong on a kicky, sometimes kitschy, spirit (see: checkerboard, crochet, palm fronds, et al.) that could scarcely be better suited to these …

10 DIY Projects You Can Make With One Yard of Cotton Fabric

Sometimes the simplest materials are the most inspiring. An old t-shirt, a skein of cotton yarn, a blank pillowcase — it’s these DIY staples that we constantly find ourselves reinventing, hacking and personalizing. So, we decided to give all the gals on the DIY team the same challenge: Turn one …

How Humanities Degrees Cultivate Marketable Business Skills

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There is a common misconception that degrees in the humanities -- like English, history and philosophy -- are the first nails in the coffin of a young person’s career prospects.<p>“We need more welders and less (sic) philosophers,” …

Humanities

Plitvice Lakes of Croatia is Easily one of the Most Beautiful places on the Planet

Plitviče Lakes National Park is a 295-sq.-km forest reserve in central Croatia. It’s known for a chain of 16 terraced lakes, joined by waterfalls, …

Here's Why the NYT's New Public Editor Is Right About Comments

The new public editor at the <i>New York Times</i> has only been on the job for about a month, and already a mob seems to be gathering with pitchforks and …

How a single travel writer managed to piss off an entire country

LOUISE LINTON DID WHAT MANY OF US DID: She volunteered abroad, then came back and wrote about it. Unlike the rest of us, though, she managed to piss …

Travel Writing

The 18 Korean Beauty Buys That Always Sell Out

With so many new beauty innovations coming out of South Korea on the regular, it's no wonder that it's nearly impossible for the average person to …

Beauty

Hugo Chávez’s legacy looms over Venezuela’s economic crisis

Not too long ago Venezuela was an oil-rich nation, with a seemingly bright future filled with economic prospects and great potential for growth.<p>This is no longer the case.<p>Now Venezuela has an 180 percent inflation rate — and there are shortages of food, basic goods and power.<p>Tulane University …

Venezuela

How to sneeze in Japanese. LOL (or, as they say in Indonesia, wkwkwk)

A new book aims to illustrate all the eccentricities of international onomatopoeia<p>“I want Meryl Streep crying in five different accents.”<p>Joan Rivers’ parting shot was one of her finest.

Language

China-led development bank approves first loans

BEIJING (AP) — A new Chinese-led development bank has approved its first loans and expects to suffer no impact from Britain's vote to leave the European Union, the bank's president said Saturday at its first annual meeting.<p>The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, launched in January with 57 member …

CEO to Skeptics: Liberal Arts Grads Make the Best Tech Hires

A founder admits he was wrong: Humanities grads have way more value than he once thought.<p>With software eating the world, more and more jobs requiring tech skills are popping up. Meanwhile, the number of qualified grads in these fields isn't keeping up. The result, predictably, is a rising crescendo …

Humanities

Discovering the Tsaatan People

<i>The first of these strong portraits was selected as a single image finalist in the LensCulture Portrait Awards 2016</i><i>. Here, we present a fuller selection from the body of work. You can discover more inspiring portraits from all the 39 winners, finalists and Jurors' picks.</i><p>This is a series of …

Photography

30 incredible beaches to visit in your lifetime

We've scoured the world to find incredible beaches you should add to your bucket list.<p>Whether you're looking for beaches renowned for their scenery and activities, those that offer unbelievable experiences (like swimming with pigs), or stunning locations that remain uncrowded by tourists, we've got …

The only guacamole recipe you'll ever need

It's not a party without the guacamole, right? It seems everything from chips to chicken is improved with a little guac (or a lot). And though a store-bought version will work in a pinch, it's so easy to make a batch from scratch. All you'll need are some ripe avocados, onions, chiles, cilantro, …

10 Super-Helpful Charts Every Baker Needs to Pin

Never mess up another lattice pie crust ever again.<p>When it comes to baking, it pays to be precise. So the next time you fire up your oven, make sure to have these incredibly helpful charts on hand.

Team Of Therapy Dogs Arrive In Orlando To Bring Solace To The Grieving Community

The entire nation, if not the entire world, is in mourning over the tragic loss of life in Orlando. For the survivors, as well as the family and …

Orlando gunman's face, name become journalism challenge

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Anderson Cooper faced the camera, his voice freighted with emotion, and took a stand on covering the worst mass shooting in U.S. …

Meet David Korins, the man behind the look of 'Hamilton'

NEW YORK (AP) — When you see the Broadway smash "Hamilton" — if you're lucky enough to see it, that is — you should know that something important …

The Cultural Revolution: all you need to know about China's political convulsion

Fifty years ago one of the bloodiest eras in Chinese history began, in which as many as two million people died. But who started it and what was it for?<p>The Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution was a decade-long period of political and social chaos caused by Mao Zedong’s bid to use the Chinese …

This double-chocolate espresso cookie recipe is a must-make for any chocolate lover

When you're craving a little — or a lot — of chocolate, it's hard to turn down a double-chocolate espresso walnut cookie from Julienne in San Marino. The cookie recipe, which combines melted semisweet chocolate with chunks of bittersweet chocolate folded in at the last minute, makes for a cookie …

This Copycat DoubleTree Hotel Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe Is Spot-On

Bake a batch and pretend you're on vacation (minus the sunburn and noisy neighbors).<p>When you check in to a DoubleTree Hotel, you're immediately handed a paper envelope with a gooey, chewy, chocolate-and-walnut-studded cookie. We're not talking the regular Otis Spunkmeyers every apartment leasing …

3 Supereasy Hairstyles for When You Don't Want to Wash Your Hair

Shampooing, conditioning, blow-drying, then styling your hair every day takes a lot of time and effort—so why not just start at the end? No, we're not advising you to throw your greasy strands into a boring ponytail for the third day in a row: Instead, pick one of these supereasy looks, which will …

Hair

The Boy Who Could Change the World, book review: A tantalising legacy

Writer, blogger and campaigner Aaron Swartz achieved a lot in just 26 years. This wide-ranging collection of his output serves both as a legacy and …

Book Reviews

The Original Poke Cake Is The Most Delicious Thing Ever

Because three milks > one milk.<p>By Alison Roman<p>Serves 8–10<p>FOR THE CAKE:<p>1 ¾ cups all-purpose flour<p>1 tablespoon baking powder<p>¾ tsp. kosher salt<p>¼ teaspoon ground cinnamon<p>6 large eggs<p>1 ¼ cups sugar<p>¼ cup whole milk<p>½ tsp.vanilla extract<p>FOR THE SOAK AND ASSEMBLY:<p>½ cup evaporated milk<p>½ cup coconut milk<p>1 can …