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The return of the long vacationing American

Another perk common to yesteryear’s workplace, the two-week vacation, is making a comeback. No longer limited to students, honeymooners and retirees, …

Fotopedia – Fotopedia is Coming Soon

Pharrell Teases Jay-Z's New Music: 'The Rain Man Is Back'

Producer also working with Beyonce, No Doubt and Kendrick Lamar<p>Pharrell offered a hint about new material Jay-Z has been working on, saying, "The …

Music

Wiz Khalifa On Live In Concert EP & Being A New Dad

See Tegan and Sara Work Through Heartbreak in ‘I Was a Fool’ Video

SPIN cover stars Tegan and Sara crammed a lot of emotion into their excellent new album <i>Heartthrob</i>. As our scribe Jon Young put it, the record …

Watch XXL Freshmen cypher, freestyles from Action Bronson, Joey Bada$$ & Angel Haze

Since 2008, <i>XXL</i> magazine has rolled out an annual list of the top 10 most promising young rappers, AKA its Freshman Class. The criteria for inclusion …

Kool & Kass - "Pleasance (WDGAF)" (Official Video)

London singer Laura Mvula played her first show in NYC last night, and it was beautiful. Read a little about it and watch her cover Michael Jackson's "Human Nature" below: http://bit.ly/11hQrv7

Sydney vs. Melbourne: It's Like Chalk and Cheese

My last day in Sydney was a day of utter perfection. Believe it or not, it had nothing to do with food and I can't even remember what I ate. (Oh, wait, it's coming back to me...)<p>At the recommendation of some Sydneysiders, I did the walk from Bronte Beach, past Tamarama Beach (otherwise known as …

Why Istanbul Is The World's Best Layover Destination

If you believe the hype coming from Turkish Airlines, which now flies roughly 40 million passengers to 220 cities in 98 countries, Istanbul will soon become the world's most connected and wonderful international hub, an axle around which global commerce and tourism will spin, as millions stop over …

Obama expects to win back the House

President Obama said he sincerely wants to work with Republicans in Congress, but he's also pulling for Democrats to regain control of the House in 2014.<p>He is working with the GOP, he said, because “we can’t have perpetual impasse” in Washington. Still, he told Democratic donors at a fundraiser in …

Insane McDonald's Recipe: French Fry Soup

Roasted Red Pepper Quinoa + White Bean Burgers

Roasted Red Pepper Quinoa + White Bean Burgers.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> March 20, 2013 116<p>Can we talk about my burger obsession right now?<p>Really… that is the …

BBQ Eggplant Spaghetti

One time, our friend Angie from Angie's Big Love of Food was going to make our BBQ Eggplant Ravioli, and then she decided to simplify it. And thus, …

Kale and Cabbage Gratin Recipe

Adapted from the New York Times<p>Every recipe we publish is tested, tasted, and Serious Eats-approved by our staff. Never miss a recipe again by following @SeriousRecipes on Twitter!<p>Read the Whole Story<p>IngredientsNonstick cooking spray3 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil1 medium onion, finely chopped …

Bayou Fried Shrimp Recipe | Leite's Culinaria

Jump to the recipe<p><i>The best Cajun fried shrimp recipe. That’s what this is. Go on. Try it for yourself and see. It’s easy, authentic, and Cajun</i> …

Pasta with Crab, Tomato, and Chilies Recipe

Every recipe we publish is tested, tasted, and Serious Eats-approved by our staff. Never miss a recipe again by following @SeriousRecipes on Twitter!<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients2 tablespoons unsalted butter3 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil, divided3 medium cloves garlic, minced (about 1 …

Grilled Ratatouille Recipe

If you, too, are a sucker for grilled veggies, mix a bunch of them together with a tangy herb vinaigrette for this irresistible grilled interpretation of ratatouille.<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients1/4 cup, plus 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil, divided2 tablespoon white balsamic vinegar3 …

Crispy Loaded Buffalo Oven Fries

Crispy Buffalo Oven Fries.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> March 28, 2013 186<p>I don’t know if I love or hate myself for this.<p>What is the draw with the whole buffalo wing …

Community Picks -- Your Best Cheap Feast

Once again, we want to give a big thanks to all of our volunteer recipe testers for your thoughtful comments and for helping us continue to strengthen our recipe recommendations. You can read the winning headnote and tester's comments by clicking through to the Community Picks recipes — the …

Eggs

Mango, Avocado, and Banana Smoothie

It all started with a silly T.V. commercial for a dinner special at Chili's. We were mesmerized by a close-up of a bright, perfectly chopped …

Baked Asparagus with Parmesan

Are you ready for asparagus season? This has to be one of the easiest ways to cook asparagus. Just trim the ends, lay out on a foil lined baking …

Asparagus

The Best Crab Cakes Recipe

Tender, succulent crab cakes with no starchy binders at all.<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients1 pound fresh lump or jumbo lump crab meat, picked over2 tablespoons mayonnaise2 tablespoons chopped chives, tarragon, parsley, or a mix (optional)2 large eggs, divided1 1/2 cups panko-style bread crumbs3 …

Lamb Burgers with Arugula and Feta Recipe | Leite's Culinaria

Jump to the recipe<p>Adapted from Michael Symon | Michael Symon's Carnivore | Clarkson Potter, 2012<p>This burger is an obvious nod to my Greek heritage. …

Cooking

Mint-Pineapple Pico de Gallo

I remember a few times when I was a kid and my parents went to Hawaii sans children. I thought that was super rude, not only because they visited a …