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23 Vegan Pie Recipes That Will Have Nonvegans Drooling This Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a favorite holiday among many food-lovers, given the feast involved, but one group will have even more to give thanks for at the dinner table this year: vegans. Despite the meat-heavy meal, vegans can turn to an ever-growing collection of meat- and dairy-free Thanksgiving recipes …

Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez on Love, Beauty, and Redemption | Vanity Fair

Cover StoryDecember 2017<p>J-Rod! Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez on Love, Beauty, and Redemption<p>Cover StoryJ-Rod! Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez on Love, Beauty, and RedemptionDespite the surreal fame—and baggage—carried by Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez, their relationship makes perfect …

Jennifer Lopez

Adoption Stories: Women Share What It's Like To Adopt A Child | Women's Health

“My husband, Aaron, and I were living in a suburb outside of Nashville, TN when we began noticing several families from our church adopting from China. We were new parents with a 7-month old, and for the first time ever began wondering if this was how we should expand our family. We began to see …

Shalane Flanagan and the Triumph of American Women in Running

On Sunday, as a faint drizzle punctured the gray skies above the New York City Marathon, the American runner Shalane Flanagan was tucked in the middle of a pack as runners left Staten Island and headed up Fourth Avenue in Brooklyn. Kenya’s Mary Keitany, the race’s three-time defending champion and …

Why we pretend to know things, explained by a cognitive scientist

New research explains why we pretend to know more than we do.<p>Why do people pretend to know things? Why does confidence so often scale with ignorance? Steven Sloman, a professor of cognitive science at Brown University, has some compelling answers to these questions.<p>“We're biased to preserve our …

Critical Thinking

13 Pilates Moves for Runners

Whether you're a casual runner, planning for your next 10K, or training for a marathon, cross-training is important. As a runner myself, I can say I …

Yoga

‘People Don’t Really Know What We Stand For’

Democrats love to hate Trump. But is it enough to rescue the party? A Global Politico special report.<p>Are Democrats today really anything other than the Party of Not Donald Trump? Will they ever stop feuding over Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders and the divisive 2016 primary that helped lead to …

Middle-class

Bumble’s CEO Takes Aim At LinkedIn

The feminist dating app is adding more than 50,000 new users per day. With the launch of a new networking vertical, founder Whitney Wolfe is expanding her ambitions—for Bumble and for women.<p>Like many single millennials, Ashley and Connor met cute the modern way: They matched on Bumble, the dating …

Michigan Gambled on Charter Schools. Its Children Lost.

Toss a dart at a map of Detroit, and the bull’s-eye, more or less, would be a tiny city called Highland Park. Only three square miles, Highland Park is surrounded by Detroit on nearly all sides, but it remains its own sovereign municipality thanks largely to Henry Ford, who started building Model …

Education

The Atlantic on Twitter: "The First White President, by @tanehisicoates https://t.co/mjv5eJwQAd… "

New conversation<p>Tweet unavailable<p>Tweet unavailable<p>Tweet unavailable<p>Replying to @<b>TheAtlantic</b><p>Wow, just wow!! Carnival barker indeed. The right mix of …

14 Sandwiches That Prove Smashed Chickpea Salads Make the Best Fillings

Whether you're trying out a #MeatlessMonday or dedicated to a plant-based diet, we can all agree that chickpeas are pretty much amazing. These …

Protein-Packed Vegetarian Recipes

Anyone who eats a vegetarian diet knows that one of the most common questions asked is “Where do you get your protein?” But this gallery of recipes …

Healthy Eating

20-Minute Strength Training Workout for Runners

As a runner, I really know how easy it is to get caught up running and forget about other workouts my body needs. And I know I'm not alone: Many …

5 moves to get the abdominal V-shape you’ve always wanted

Six-packs? So 2016. Biceps? Give us a break. This year, people are drooling over a muscle you might not have known existed.<p>The transversus abdominis …

The Agony and the Anxiety of The New York Times

Despite a historic run, unease is now gripping the paper as a large-scale reorganization (physical, personnel, and psychic) looms. “The mood at the paper is poisonous in a way I’ve never seen it in the past 15 years,” as one editor put it.<p>The first six months of the Trump administration have been …

Journalism

Why the white middle class is dying faster, explained in 6 charts

The complicated collapse of middle-aged white Americans.<p>In 2015, a blockbuster study came to a surprising conclusion: Middle-aged white Americans are dying younger for the first time in decades, despite positive life expectancy trends in other wealthy countries and other segments of the US …

Manchin in the Middle

Joe Manchin is either a moderate role model for a party that’s lost its way, or a doomed species from a less partisan era. Soon we’ll know which.<p><b>The day before the inauguration of Donald Trump</b>, in the Hart Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill, Senator Joe Manchin of West Virginia was sitting at …

Mitch McConnell

Nate Silver And Mark Cuban Talk A Lot Of Politics And A Little Basketball

<i>Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban and FiveThirtyEight editor-in-chief Nate Silver found themselves on stage together last weekend at the MIT Sloan</i> …

Can’t Do a Pull-Up? This Easy Workout Plan Will Finally Get You There

Time to impress all your friends.<p>Pull-ups seem like such a basic movement, yet for some, lifting the chin above a bar even once seems impossible. …

20 One-week Vacations to Take Between Jobs

The best way to get ready for a new job? Take a vacation!<p>Getting a new full-time gig is thrilling, and the very best way to start a new position is …

Air Travel

This Controversial Company Wants To Disrupt The Birth World

ProDoula wants to revolutionize the touchy-feely doula profession — and make millions of dollars along the way. Who really benefits from the for-profit company’s goal to rebrand doula work from a fundamental right to a luxury service?<p><b>Denise Foreman cringes</b> when she thinks about the doula she used …

Pregnancy

10 Essential Strength Exercises for Runners

Do these exercises consistently, and you’ll run faster and stronger.<p>Whenever the topic of strength training and running comes up, most runners tend to respond with, “Wait, I’m supposed to do something other than running?” Supplementing running with strengthening exercises will not only aid in …

A 'Hamilton'-Themed Gift Guide For The #HamFan In Your Life

"The Hamilton Mixtape" is finally available. But there's so much more out there to give.<p>“The Hamilton Mixtape” has arrived. And most fans have likely bought or streamed the record in its entirely since the midnight release on Dec. 2. So, assuming the “Hamilton” devotee in your life already has this …

Shopping

Staff Favorites: The 55 Best Recipes of 2015

All Cooking Light recipes have to meet high standards, but a few each issue are so great they become staff favorites.<p>1 of 55<p>January/February: …

Cooking

One Pot Middle Eastern Chicken and Rice - Ev's Eats

Seasoned flavorful Middle Eastern Chicken with turmeric rice is a meal the whole family will love. It’s super easy to make, and makes a great …

Cooking

One Pot Chicken Burrito Bowls

I don’t know about you but I love when I meal cooks in one pot, that means less dishes and a faster clean up! Plus for me it seems like dinner is a …

TODAY Food Club

Take a seat at our table! Share recipes, join our Kitchen Q&A, get our weekly newsletter, and connect with cooks like you.<p>A hearthy and comforting one pot Brazilian chicken and rice dish for those cold nights where you just want to put all the ingredients together to cook in one pot and eat it …

These Are The 15 Best Fitness Gifts You Can Buy Under $50

Stance Mission One Socks<p>Having a solid pair of socks on before you head out on a run or hit the gym can make a difference. Not only does this pair …

24 gifts for anyone whose New Year's resolution is to go to the gym more often

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Since getting them glutinous holiday treats is clearly out of the question, finding the perfect present for the fitness fanatic in your life …

6 Holiday Activities for Kids That Focus on Giving

Switch your focus from receiving to giving this holiday season with these fun family acitivities.<p>The holiday season is fast approaching and, as an early childhood educator and educational therapist, I am always interested in new and interesting ways to include children in holiday activities. I am …