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Lack of diversity could undercut Silicon Valley

PALO ALTO, Calif. — The technology industry's predominantly white and Asian male workforce is in danger of losing touch with the diverse nation — and world — that forms its customer base.<p>Recently released numbers from some of the largest and most powerful companies confirm what many had suspected: …

30 Minute Portobello Fried Brown Rice

30 Minute Portobello Fried Brown Rice.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> January 20, 2014 85<p>In true Jessica fashion, I have a new favorite meal.<p>No shock value there, as my …

Debt, no degree: Bills mount for ex-college students who never reached the finish line

This past April, facing the prospect of three 20-page papers due in the same week, Indiana University East student Harmony Glenn had a panic attack in the school library.<p>“I couldn’t breathe, and my chest felt tight,” she said. “I was asking myself, ‘Do I push forward…or do I cut my losses?’”<p>Glenn, …

How to subtly unfriend someone on Facebook

If you want to avoid constant updates from irritating contacts on Facebook, but don't want to cause offence by publicly unfriending them, then you must do your research says Rick Maybury<p><i>My wife and I are not the brightest of individuals when it comes to IT, but we manage. One of our relations</i> …

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Crockpot Pulled Pork Chili.

<i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> November 6, 2013 138<p>Never fails… gotta make a new red chili every year.<p>It’s just my never ending quest for the best. Or for something …

This Map Shows The Best Sandwich From Every State

There's nothing more satisfying than a delicious sandwich.<p>In honor of National Sandwich Day on November 3, we decided to round up the best sammie from every state, be it a beloved local delicacy or part of the state's history.<p>From a classic grilled cheese to something called a "horseshoe," these …

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When Playing Video Games Means Sitting On Life's Sidelines

A facility outside Seattle, surrounded by pine trees, is a refuge for addicts — of technology.<p>There are chickens, a garden and a big treehouse with a zip line. A few guys kick a soccer ball around between therapy appointments in the cottage's grassy backyard.<p>The reSTART center was set up in 2009. …

GameStop's leaked Black Friday ad includes 12 pages of discounts

GameStop's Black Friday sales have leaked and will include discounts on a large number of games, accessories, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 bundles and more, a GameStop representative confirmed to Polygon today.<p>The Black Friday flier was originally posted on GottaDeal.com. Sales kick off at midnight …

Casserole Recipes | Slideshow | Leite's Culinaria

This easy shove-it-in-the-oven casserole is exactly what macaroni and cheese ought to be—cheesy, crumb-topped, and ridiculously indulgent.<p>Enchiladas …

Billionaire's Meatloaf from Alex Hitz

It's beloved as comfort food, but this classic dish can hold its own at even the fanciest affairs.<p>When I moved to New York in the mid-1990s, there were so many hostesses and hosts who gave easy, elegant, fun lunches and dinners. They were well known for their parties, and though varied in their …