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The case for gay marriage is made in the freedom of religion

Freedom of religion is a hard-won principle. In Europe, the wars of religion raged for over a century before the Peace of Westphalia solidified freedom of religion <i>for rulers</i> in 1648. Freedom of religion for ordinary citizens was much slower in coming: the Bill of Rights to the US Constitution was a …

Religion

Priest charged with money laundering in Vatican Bank probe

The Vatican Bank scandal is spreading.<p>Monsignor Nunzio Scarano, a former top Vatican accountant now on trial for an alleged plot to smuggle 20 million euros from Switzerland into Italy, was further charged on Tuesday with laundering millions through the Vatican bank, his lawyer said.<p>Scarano has …

Corruption

Android Device Manager web interface is now live, try it now

We’ve told you on Monday that Google has begun rolling out Android Device Manager, an app that lets users locate, ring, or erase their lost or stolen Android devices. At that moment, the app, part of the Play Services frameworks, needed a web interface to be useful, but it now looks that Google has …

Android News

Joshua Tree's Hypnotically Reflective Desert Shack

<i>Lucid Stead</i> is an architectural installation by artist Phillip K. Smith III that takes an existing structure in the deserts of Joshua Tree, California and revitalizes it with mirrors, LED lights, and custom built technology to accentuate the beauty of the bare landscape. Aptly referred to as an …

Joshua Tree

Every Single Doctor Who Story, Ranked from Best to Worst

This weekend, <i>Doctor Who</i> returns, continuing a rich history of time travel and wild adventures. But which of the over 250 <i>Doctor Who</i> stories is the …

Time Travel

Salmon Fajitas Recipe

Did you make this recipe?<br>Leave a review »<p>Yield: 4 servings<p>These salmon fajitas are full of delicious flavor, and are also quick and healthy!<p><b>Total</b> …

Seafood

Digital after death: A grave concern

People fight over everything.<p>Think for a minute about what you have stored on the internet.<p>The obvious things probably come to mind first — photos on Facebook, music from iTunes. Then there are presentations, business plans, scientific research or even just personal messages or essays stored in the …

Privacy

Cover promises contextual lock screens and smarter task switching for Android

Lock screen replacements for Android aren't exactly new -- some even come as part of a larger overlay that customizes your home screen experience entirely. However, few lock screen replacements do as much as Cover, a new invite-only solution that launches today, promises to do. Not only is Cover …

Retailers worry that delayed tax refunds could keep wallets closed

It's bad news for retailers and consumers: Those big tax refunds they're counting on to boost sales and pad bank accounts are going to take a little longer.<p>Due to the government shutdown, the IRS will delay the start of the tax filing season by one to two weeks. The original start date of Jan. 21 …

Same-Store Sales

6 Trainers Share Their Favorite Ways to Strengthen Without Using Weights

See ya never, barbells.<p>Beth Bischoff<p>You don’t have to weigh yourself down to ramp up your strength-training routine. Using your bodyweight as resistance can be just as effective at building muscle and burning calories as grabbing a pair of dumbbells. To find out how to make the most of a …

Happiness Is in the Belly

I like happiness a lot. I look at all the latest scientific evidence on the subject, I study it in myself. I try to engage with as many people as possible who are happy. I exercise because I love the happiness feeling that you get when you're done. But out of all the possible ways to happiness, in …

10 paths to painless pizza-making

As you may have noticed, we’re <i>kind of</i> into pizza in the smitten kitchen. I mean, just a little. I can’t help it–in my mind, it combines the best …

Baked Banana French Toast

February 6, 2012<p>Who doesn’t like french toast? I never really eat it, but when I do, I always think why has it been so long. And then another three …

Breakfast

10 Unique Train Trips

Love train travel? These railways offer a unique window on the world, cutting a swath through some of the most breathtaking landscapes on Earth:<p><b>1. Cass Scenic Railroad (West Virginia)</b><p>The steam trains climb the 11 miles (18 km) from Cass to the 4,842-ft-high (1,476 m) summit of Bald Knob, which has …

The amazing diversity of animal life – in pictures

The vast majority of animals with which we share our planet go almost unnoticed, eclipsed by the bigger, more charismatic creatures such as the mammals, amphibians and reptiles. A book published this week – Animal Earth: The Amazing Diversity of Living Creatures by Ross Piper – seeks to redress …

The monarchs were missing this summer ... and we and weather were to blame

Swan Island, in Maine's Kennebec River, is the perfect summer home for the monarch butterfly.<p>Bob Gobeil, a volunteer for the Maine Butterfly Survey, and his wife Rose Marie traipse through fields of yellow and purple wildflowers past an old clapboard farmhouse. Bald eagles soar overhead.<p>"These …

US nearly detonated atomic bomb over North Carolina – secret document

A secret document, published in declassified form for the first time by the Guardian today, reveals that the US Air Force came dramatically close to detonating an atom bomb over North Carolina that would have been 260 times more powerful than the device that devastated Hiroshima.<p>The document, …

The Fastest Supergrain Recipes for Busy Cooks

We never knew quinoa or farro—plus three more healthy grains—could taste so good (or cook in 30 minutes or less!).<p>An Italian Main Course That Isn't …

Thai

Well, I’m back from a couple whirlwind weekends of travel to the West coast. My mom, sister, and I had a fantastic time in San Francisco soaking up …

Turkish Haydari Recipe by Jess Lacey on Honest Cooking

<b>Haydari is a traditional Turkish meze made from thickened yoghurt, garlic and herbs.</b><br>By Jess Lacey <br>You will frequently see haydari sold in Turkish …

Time I

Jumbo Chickpea Pancake

*waves hello*<p>Miracles do happen…I’m posting on a weekend. It takes a lot of motivation for me to post on a Sunday morning, but I simply couldn’t wait …

Seared Salmon with Creamy Dill Sauce

Preheat oven to 450 degrees F. Season fillets on both sides with salt and pepper.<p>In a skillet, heat olive oil over medium high heat till hot (not …

Pan Seared Salmon with Avocado Remoulade (Gluten-Free)

Pin It<p>I'm bad at cooking salmon. Like terrible at it. I always think I cook it long enough, but every time I take it off it's always, <i>always</i> still a …

Salmon Rillettes | Appetizer recipe

<b>Salmon Rillettes</b> <br>Serves 5 to 7<p>Ingredients: <br>10 ounces poached boneless, skinless salmon fillets <br>4 ounces cold smoked salmon, cubed <br>1 shallot, minced <br>1 …

Quick Meal - Paprika Roasted Salmon Recipe

<b>This fancy looking salmon recipe is actually both super easy and super tasty.</b><br>By Martyna Candrick<p>I absolutely adore salmon, in all of its …

Seafood