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Our top 10 picks to win the Masters

<b>Phil Mickelson</b><p><b>Age:</b> 44<p><b>Country:</b> USA<p><b>PGA Tour record:</b> Has won five majors, including the Masters three times. Is only short a U.S. Open of the career Grand Slam. He has 42 victories and earned $75 million.<p><b>Masters record:</b> Won in 2004, 2006, 2010. Has made the cut 20 times in 22 starts and has 14 top-10 …

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Brain Pickings Gets Made for Flipboard

Inside Flipboard / February 11, 2014<p>Maria Popova is one of the Internet’s finest hunter-gatherers. Powered by a curious mind and a deep appreciation …

Recipe: Garlicky Grilled Kale Salad with Grilled Bread

Cut out and discard the stem and central rib from each kale leaf. In a large bowl, toss the kale leaves with 2 tablespoons grapeseed oil and 1/4 …

Antipasto Grill | Williams-Sonoma Taste

This recipe makes wonderful use of all of summer’s bounty. It’s the perfect option for a backyard get-together when you can mingle around the grill. Because of all the different vegetables and the long cooking time, be prepared to replenish the coals every 20 or so minutes if you’re using charcoal. …

Recipes

Crispy Stuffed Chicken Caprese with Fresh Tomato-Basil Relish

Sometimes it boggles my mind just how quickly time can fly and usher in a new phase of life quite unexpectedly.<p>Our children grow as quickly as the …

Crunchy Stuffed Nutella and Banana French Toast Recipe

Crunchy cornflakes coat these buttery french toast sandwiches stuffed with oozy chocolate-hazelnut Nutella and fresh banana.<p><b>Notes:</b> Challah or brioche can be substituted for the white bread, but don't cut the bread thicker than a half inch. Any thicker and the cornflakes may darken too much by the …

Date and Walnut Loaf Recipe by Jehanne Ali on Honest Cooking

<b>It is important to use the correct dates, dark and soft like Medjool, to keep this loaf moist.</b><br>By Jehanne Ali <br>The best part of making this loaf is it …

Seared Beef Salad with Thai Flavors | Williams-Sonoma Taste

Thai-style ingredients make this salad vivid and light. Here, they’re paired with quickly marinated and briefly sautéed beef to make a simple, satisfying meal. Serve with fresh spring rolls purchased from an Asian restaurant or specialty-food store.<p><b>Seared Beef Salad with Thai Flavors</b><p>1 lb. beef top …

The Secret to the Perfect Pie Dough by Jackie Dodd on Honest Cooking

<b>Before you embark on baking any pie this Labor Day, find out the tricks to making the perfect pie crust.</b><br>By Jackie Dodd<p>Pie dough is the secret to any …

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Fresh Blueberry Pie Recipe by Ewa Sack on Honest Cooking

<b>Blueberry pie is an American summer classic — what better way to end your Labor Day feast?</b> <br>By Ewa Sack<p>Blueberry Pie is my second favorite pie after …

Garlicky Spinach & Parmesan Frittata | Williams-Sonoma Taste

A frittata is the perfect choice for brunch entertaining — and leftovers make an easy dinner the next day. Serve with a salad of mixed greens, fresh sliced fruit and toasted nuts, along with crusty bread.<p><b>Garlicky Spinach & Parmesan Frittata</b><p>1 1/4 lb. (625 g.) spinach<p>4 Tbs. (2 fl. oz./60 ml.) olive …

Flatbread with Feta, Thyme and Oven-Roasted Tomatoes | Williams-Sonoma Taste

This beautiful flatbread is inspired by ingredients from the Mediterranean — the feta adds a salty, slightly tart taste that balances the sweet, smoky flavors of the oven-roasted tomatoes. Cut it into pieces and serve it as an appetizer with a light, fruity white wine, such as <b>Albarino</b> or <b>Pinot …

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Crab Soup

Crab Soup from Tartelette• 1 tablespoon butter<br>• 1 tablespoon olive oil<br>• 1 cup chopped carrot<br>• 1 cup chopped celery<br>• 1 cup chopped onion<br>• 1 cup chopped red bell …

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Kerry's Meeting With Russian Is Next Key Moment In Syria Crisis

Now that President Obama has made his case to the nation for holding Syrian President Bashar Assad responsible for a chemical weapons attack last month near Damascus, the next key moment in the quickly evolving crisis appears to be Thursday's meeting in Geneva between Secretary of State John Kerry …

Urwerk EMC Watch Is World’s First Precision Mechanical Watch That You Can Adjust and Monitor

<b>Urwerk EMC Watch</b> is the perfect timepiece for you, control freaks. The company innovation and anti-establishment spirit has been channeled into a …

Spitzer space telescope: Ten years of amazing views

As Nasa’s telescope celebrates its tenth anniversary of revealing the Universe’s dark side, we show some of the most memorable images it has captured.<p>Before the Spitzer space telescope launched on 25 August 2003, a lot lay hidden in the dark corners of the Universe. One of Nasa's four Great …

Universe

Why It's So Hard To Predict Hurricanes

Our models of where storms are going have gotten much better, but we can't really predict how strong they'll be once they get there.<p>At 6:10am on August 29, 2005, the eye of Hurricane Katrina made landfall in Buras-Triumph, La., going on to devastate much of the Gulf Coast. In a report only a few …

Why The U.S. Is Building A High-Tech Bubonic Plague Lab In Kazakhstan

When Kazakhstan's Central Reference Laboratory opens in September 2015, the $102-million project laboratory will serve as a Central Asian way station for a global war on dangerous disease.<p>In 1992, Dr. Kanatjan Alibekov, a biologist from the Soviet Union, boarded a flight in Almaty, then …

Joe Biden's Case That Waging War Without Congress Is an Impeachable Offense

He took that position after years as a U.S. senator, and taught it during lectures on the separation of powers.<p>President Obama has been criticized by me and others for proceeding as if he has the legal authority to authorize acts of war against Syria, even though he declared in writing as a U.S. …

Crude Climbs Over $110 A Barrel As Syria Drives Oil Spike

Oil prices rose to their highest level in more than two years Wednesday, as anticipation grows for some type of action military action in Syria.<p>Shortly after noon in New York, West Texas crude oil was up more than 1% at $110.20 per barrel, rising above the $110 threshold for the first time since …

Assad assassination attempt may have prompted chemical weapons strike

The United States is looking into whether a failed assassination attempt against Syrian President Bashar al-Assad may have motivated last week’s deadly chemical weapons attack against rebel-held enclaves outside Damascus.<p>U.S. officials said Tuesday that the possibility that an Aug. 8 assassination …

The Best Chewy Brownies Recipe by Faith Gorsky

<b>These brownies have to come with a disclaimer though; they are full-fat, full-sugar, and not “light” in any way.</b><br>By Faith Gorsky<p>I think you’ll find …

Cheese Sticks With Caraway Seed Recipe by Yuliya Childers

<b>This recipe is easy to double or even triple – which you will definitely want to do after tasting these delicate cheese sticks.</b><br>By Yuliya Childers …

Free Technique Classes: Perfect Pizza | Williams-Sonoma Taste

• This hour-long technique class is <b>FREE</b> and includes tastings of prepared dishes.<br>• Participants enjoy 10% savings on select same-day store purchases.<br>• Available at all stores; class times vary by store location.<br>• Class size is limited so <b>call your local store to register</b>.

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