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9 Recipes to Ramp Up Your Chicken Breast Game

<i>Pictured: Easy Thai Grilled Chicken Breasts from CHOW</i>Chicken? It’s a crowd-pleaser. Thanks to its lean white meat status, chicken breast is full of …

8 Trips You HAVE to Take Before You Die

There are trips we strongly recommend you take and then there are those that we basically demand. Trust us, as travel experts, we know the getaways that should make your bucket list. Here are eight trips you HAVE to take before you die -- and we even ordered them chronologically with the adventure …

19 Reasons Why We're Thankful For Jon Stewart On "The Daily Show"

We'll need a million Moments of Zen to emotionally endure this loss.

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The Most Creative People In Social Good, 2014

From our Most Creative People 2014 list, meet the people whose sole mission is making things better.<p>Theaster Gates (No. 11)<p>Theaster Gates, a Chicago-based potter turned conceptual artist with a background in urban planning, is using ­culture as a strategy to improve poor neighborhoods. He’s turned …

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11 Smoothies to Get You in Shape for Summer

The sun's finally out and farmers' markets are back, and this only means one thing: smoothie season. There's nothing more refreshing than a freshly blended smoothie, and certain combos will keep your skin glowing and figure fit for the summer. So dust off your blender and get to work:<p>Green …

10 Best Restaurants in Los Angeles for Outdoor Dining

Photo: Anne Fishbein<p>Mare courtyard<p><b>9. Maré</b><br>You enter Maré by walking through Greenspan’s Grilled Cheese — all the way through it, along the counter and …

Instantly Up Your Instagram Game With These Simple Tricks

Are you secretly harboring dreams of Instagram glory? Do you spend an unseemly amount of time debating filters, only to have your most epic sunset shot outperformed by a friend's perfectly lit and framed photo of a blueberry scone?<p>We know the feeling, and unfortunately, it's not your camera phone's …

Mountains for Mortals: 7 of America's Best Summits for Beginners

Anyone who's spent even a little time in the mountains has pictured it: You're a couple hours into your hike; panoramas of sweeping valleys and jagged cliff lines consume your gaze. You wipe a bead of sweat off your brow as you climb higher and higher, each step bringing you closer to the …

What Not to Do in Paris

Feeling like you're being judged by locals every time you visit Paris? You're probably right. But know this: Every time a Parisian shoots you a dirty look for talking too loudly or wearing shorts to dinner, they are doing you -- and everyone else who loves Paris -- a favor. Of the three …

'Los Angeles Times' Food Writer Jonathan Gold's Favorite Los Angeles Burgers

<i>Los Angeles Times</i> food writer <b>Jonathan Gold</b> recently shared his top 10 burgers in LA that aren't grown in a lab (a reaction to all of the hubbub surrounding the unveiling of the world's first lab-grown burger).<p>Gold's selections include everything from longtime favorites like Father's Office to Aroma …

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The Top 10 Bars in Santa Monica

Bar at Chez Jay<p>Colin Young-Wolff<p>Delighting Santa Monica patrons for the last half-century, Chez Jay is not only an institution, but a registered …

Reinvigorating A Detroit Neighborhood, Block By Block

The debt-laden city of Detroit has been an incubator for new strategies in urban revitalization, including a downtown People Mover, casinos, urban farms, artist colonies and large scale down-sizing.<p>In the wake of the city's bankruptcy, many in the community are thinking small.<p>Just outside of …

The Kerry Peace Initiative Is DOA

I wonder what it is that other people see about Secretary of State John Kerry's Israeli-Palestinian breakthrough that I'm missing.<p>The fundamentals haven't changed. The Palestinian Authority's goal is to achieve a peace agreement with Israel in which it (yet again) recognizes Israel and Israel …

Here's The Full Text And Video Of Obama's Speech On Trayvon Martin

Here are the full remarks of his speech, as provided by the White House. They lasted 19 minutes.<p>Video of the speech follows the text:<p><i>1:33 P.M. EDT</i><p><b>THE PRESIDENT:</b> I wanted to come out here, first of all, to tell you that Jay is prepared for all your questions and is very much looking forward to the …

Three things you need to understand about 3D printing to talk about it intelligently

Several of the biggest brains in 3D printing joined Quartz for a discussion about the future of the technology at General Assembly in New York City on July 16. Here are the three most interesting things we learned.<p>1. Customization is effectively free with 3D printing<p>The upsides of 3D printing are …

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George Clooney tastes sustainability in Nespresso coffee

George Clooney is the face of Nespresso, the Nestle capsule coffee company, and makes no bones about it. "I'm very comfortable with commercials. I've …

What Bill Gates is reading this summer

If you’re in the market for a light, sunshine-friendly novel—something with an up tempo narrative and relatable characters—then Bill Gates’s summer reading list is not for you. But if you’re a non-fiction buff with a wide range of interests, then it might be the perfect place to look for a new book.<p>…

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