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Chicago Woman Is First Adult Cured Of Sickle Cell Disease With Chemo-Free Technique

Ieshea Thomas, a Chicago woman, is the first adult to be cured of sickle cell disease with the chemotherapy-free procedure at UI Hospital. Photo: UI …

You Can Now Buy Some of the World’s Best Sashimi-Grade Fish Online

Sushi nerds, the time has come to stop lamenting that you can’t drop by the Tokyo fish market every morning.<p>Sushi nerds, the time has come to stop …

10 Ways to Use Tomato Sauce

You’ve put up jars and jars of fresh tomato sauce, now here’s how to use it (beyond pasta, of course).<p><i>You’ve put up jars and jars of fresh tomato</i> …

8 Super-Garlicky Shrimp Dishes

Shrimp goes with garlic like peanut butter goes with jelly. Don’t believe us? Try the duo for yourself with these delicious recipes—all of which are …

Firecracker Shrimp with Blue Cheese Dressing

Andrew Zimmern tosses crispy shrimp in a buttery hot sauce for the ultimate Sunday football snack.<p>Spicy. Buttery. Crispy. Sometimes I even butterfly …

6 Best Cheeses for Burgers

One way to make sure you’re treating a burger right is to top it with really great cheese. Here, the six best cheeses for burgers.<p>As chefs Michael …

USA TODAY

Apps that Go Beyond News<p>The USA TODAY app allows you to be completely immersed in the news with award-winning storytelling and photography, rich-media videos, full 360-degree experiences and virtual reality.<p>Now you can get the same great content, with zero interruptions. Download now and start a …

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5 Ways to Use Shrimp Paste

Get a head start on everyone else by mastering using shrimp paste at home with these incredible recipes.<p><i>We asked chefs to peek into their crystal</i> …

8 Biscuit Upgrades

Here, eight great additions to upgrade basic biscuits.<p>Now that Hugh Acheson and Marcus Samuelsson have taught you how to make perfect fried chicken, …

Parker House Rolls Worth Fighting Over

Tender, buttery and sweet, with a sprinkling of crunchy salt on top, chef Alex Guarnaschelli’s rolls are delicious enough to start a bread-basket …

11 Ways to Use Okra

Here are 11 dishes to make with okra, from most slimy to least.<p>A polarizing vegetable because of its, er, slime potential, okra is one of the …

Jancis Robinson Swears by Milk Thistle Supplements, Says Mexican Wine Is the Future

Reigning British critic Jancis Robinson, a wine adviser to the Queen, has influenced world opinion for almost 40 years. Here, she talks about the …

6 DIY Cured Fish Recipes for the Best Bagels Ever

Bagels on a weekend morning are a time-honored tradition for many. Take the meal up a notch by adding some homemade cured fish to the spread.<p>Bagels …

App lets you run APK via Google Chrome on your PC or laptop

A little while back, Google opened up a few Android applications to run on its Chrome OS, and shortly afterwards an unofficial hack showed up allowing users to side load Android APKs onto their Chromebooks. A great feature for the limited number of Chromebook owners, but something that would be …

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Android customization: Keep tabs on your battery status with Zooper Widget

Last week on our Android customization series we took a look at how to manage your keyboard on your Android device. Then, Joe came along and shared the 15 best keyboards for Android. Obviously, we want you to embrace your customization abilities on your device.<p>This week, I had suggested we might …

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5 Links to Read Before Eating Tomatoes

<i>Each week, we’ll be sharing a comprehensive list of links to help you master something new in the kitchen. Culinary greatness, here you come.</i><p><i>Today: Everything you wanted to know about tomatoes.</i><p>After waiting all year long to sink our teeth into tomatoes, we rejoice at the first sight of a green …

5 Links to Read Before Cooking Lobster

<i>Each week, we’ll be sharing a comprehensive list of links to help you master something new in the kitchen. Culinary greatness, here you come..</i><p><i>Today: It's time to get crackin' -- we're cooking lobster.</i><p>There's no other food (other than <i>maybe</i> ice cream) that epitomizes New England summers quite like …

All About Soy Sauce

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: There are as many varieties of soy sauce as there are ways to cook with it -- here's what you need to know.</i><p>A quick glance down the soy sauce aisle of an …

All About Pork Chops

<i>Each week this summer, Cara Nicoletti of The Meat Hook is helping us get to know our favorite cuts a little bit better – and introducing you to a few new ones, too. Read on, study up, then hightail it to your nearest butcher.</i><p><i>Today: What meat should you be eating this season? Pork chops.</i><p>There are …

All About Onions and 7 Ways to Make a Meal of Them

<i>Every week we get Down & Dirty, in which we break down our favorite unique seasonal fruits, vegetables, and more.</i><p><i>Today: Onions are powerful -- their versatility, their flavor, their ability to make you weep on command...</i><p>Onions are members of the allium family (along with scallions, leeks, and …

Shrimp and Okra Stew

<i>Sunday Dinners comes to us from our own chef/photojournalist/farmer/father figure Tom Hirschfeld, featuring his stunning photography and Indiana farmhouse family meals.</i><p><i>Today: Develop a loving, long-term relationship with okra -- starting with this easy, almost-one-pot recipe.</i><p>Some lucky people grew …

5 Links to Read Before Eating Eggplant

<i>Each week, we’ll be sharing a comprehensive list of links to help you master something new in the kitchen. Culinary greatness, here you come..</i><p><i>Today: How to make the most of in-season eggplant.</i><p>If you love eggplant, its sheer abundance at the market this time of year is a beautiful thing. You'll …

14 Eggplant Recipes to Take You From Summer to Fall

The eggplant -- in all its oddly-shaped glory -- is the perfect bridge between summer and fall. Its season spans from early July to mid-October, enduring both blistering heat and nippy scarf weather. It's a familiar face to comfort you as the leaves begin to brown and the air starts to crisp.<p>Plus, …

How to Store Nuts and Seeds

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Don't be the victim of a stale seed (or nut). Here's how to keep them fresh.</i><p>Nuts and seeds are pantry darlings. Our kitchen is stocked with them: to …

Best adult apps for Android

If you're reading this, chances are you have an awesome pocket computer running Android at your disposal. Today's Android phones and tablets can …

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These $299 Headphones Are Worth Every Penny, And Audio Buffs Will Love Them

Most headphones can and should be graded on four main aspects — design, comfort, performance, and sensibility. A-Audio's latest product, the $299 Legacy over-ear headphones, excels in all these areas.<p>First, let's talk about the design. It's industrial-looking and rugged but modern at the same time. …

Consumer Tech

Roku Unveils Its Answer to Chromecast, the Streaming Stick

Roku just unveiled its answer to Google Chromecast. The Roku Streaming Stick is a tiny device that plugs into your television's HDMI port and allows …

Anova Updates Their Sous-Vide Device For The Smartphone-Toting Cook

Another day, another sous-vide cooker. Anova, a company I’ve covered before, has announced the next generation of their platform, a precision circulator/heater that uses your phone to cook delicious sous-vide meals in a hot water bath. They’ve surpassed their Kickstarter goal of $100,000 and are …