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Make This Sheet Pan Balsamic Chicken and Broccoli for Dinner

February is not my favorite month. While I'd like to think I'd spend time in my kitchen making long, labor-intensive dinners, like lasagna bolognese …

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15 Organization Tips For A Way More Functional Bathroom Situation

Remember: shelving units are your friends.<p><i>This post was translated from French.</i>

Storage Ideas

This Carne Asada Burrito Casserole Is a Highbrow Stoner's Delight

Hello, and welcome back to <i>Will It Casserole?</i>, the column where I take your delicious concepts and re-imagine them as delicious casserole creations. …

Cooking

Investigator remembers ‘Bushman of the Shuswap’

It’s the end of a strange chapter in Shuswap history: John Bjornstrom, who earned the nickname the Bushman of the Shuswap, passed away in …

Crime

This New Cannabis Capsule Is So Powerful That It Could Replace All Pain Killers

<b>In places where medical marijuana is legal, opioid abuse and addiction has fallen by 25%, but the government maintain they are stumped as to why.</b> …

Toasted Oats Are the Secret to Making the Best Steel-Cut Oatmeal Ever

I am a major steel-cut oatmeal fan. A bowl of it keeps me happy all morning long, with its chewy texture, creamy consistency, and nutty flavor. You …

Breakfast

19 Netflix original shows that both critics and audiences agree are amazing

Netflix's latest original series, "The End of the F***ing World," is one such program.<p>Acclaimed by both critics and fans, the British dark comedy recently won an enthusiastic endorsement from Netflix CEO Reed Hastings, who called it the "most engaging addictive original" in a long time.<p>To figure …

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Salt and Vinegar Home Fries

Better than salt and vinegar chips<p>The best flavor of potato chip is without a doubt salt and vinegar. As much fun as it would be to eat a …

Julia Child's 10-Second Trick for Better Poached Eggs

Julia Child took eggs very seriously. She devoted an entire chapter to them in <i>Mastering the Art of French Cooking, Volume 1</i>, our Cookbook Club book of the month, and Club members have wasted no time perfecting everything from French omelettes to soft scrambles. But the ones we can't stop talking …

Breakfast

Our Favorite Buttermilk Biscuit

Our Favorite Buttermilk Biscuit<p>How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 475°. Grate frozen butter using large holes of a box grater. Toss together grated …

Frog Hollow Farm’s Meyer Lemon Cake With Lemon Glaze

Yes, it’s true. We Californians are obsessed with our Meyer lemons. And this cake, from “Farmer Al” Courchesne of Brentwood’s Frog Hollow Farm, …

Warning: Lady Gaga's White Thong Bikini Is a Little Too Hot to Handle

Lady Gaga is a risk taker in the fashion department. The singer can wear anything and everything, from a body-hugging gingham minidress by Azzedine Alaïa to a fringed, sparkly bodysuit. Gaga posted a bikini snap of herself on Twitter and, boy, was it something. She wore a white thong bikini that …

This Enormously Powerful Mercedes Racer Sounds Like NASCAR On Steroids

You ever wonder what a race-bred, almost 1000-horsepower, twin-turbo Mercedes 5.0-liter V8 sounds like? It sounds like rage and fury and everything …

Heather Menzies-Urich, ‘Sound of Music’ actress, dies on Christmas Eve

Heather Menzies-Urich, who played Louisa von Trapp in the 1965 musical “The Sound of Music,” has died at 68.<p>The Toronto-born actress’s death was …

21 Vegan Desserts That Ditch the Dairy but Not the Flavor

No matter how much more popular veganism is becoming these days, some people can’t shake the perception that all egg- and dairy-free desserts must …

Pentagon says it ended secretive UFO investigation program in 2012

WASHINGTON, Dec 16 (Reuters) – The Pentagon acknowledged on Saturday that its long-secret UFO investigation program ended in 2012, when U.S. defense …

Even Stephen Hawking thinks mysterious cigar-shaped asteroid 'Oumuamua' could be an alien spaceship

A scientific body backed by Stephen Hawking is investigating whether a cigar-shaped object that zipped through our solar system earlier this year …

Canada has not talked to U.S. about joining missile shield, defence chief says

OTTAWA—While the Canadian military is preparing to work with the U.S. on upgrading North America’s aging defences, Canada’s top general says there …

Watch a Pipe Spewing Blood Into a British Columbia Channel

“I didn’t know it would be so gruesome and disgusting.”<p>There’s a pipe spewing blood into the otherwise serene, salmon-filled waters of the Discovery Passage channel, off Vancouver Island in British Columbia. It’s extremely gross, and potentially bad for the wild fish of the channel and beyond, …

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The Codex Quetzalecatzin, an Extremely Rare Colored Mesoamerican Manuscript, Now Digitized and Put Online

To paraphrase Donald Rumsfeld, there are known knowns in the art world, and there are unknown knowns. The Codex Quetzalecatzin, a rare colored …

The ancient text that describes Jesus as a shape-shifter

It was in March last year when reports flooded the headlines about a newly deciphered Egyptian text, dating back almost 1,200 years, which …

Flying Predator The Size Of A Plane Discovered In The Gobi Desert

• <b>The flesh-eating reptile had an enormous wingspan reaching 11m (36ft)</b>• <b><br>It lived in the Late Cretaceous and was one of the largest animals ever to</b> …

How Cubans Made Flan Their Own

Few desserts are as synonymous with Latin culture as flan, the soft caramel custard that’s served everywhere from Mexico to the Caribbean. In Cuba, where restaurant owners struggle to obtain a consistent supply of fresh food, “<b>flan is something they almost always have the ingredients for</b>,” says …

Marijuana stocks in ‘melt up’ amid Canadian legalization fever

Canadian marijuana producers jumped again Monday, with one in particular surging to new highs amid optimism over its prospects in Quebec.<p>Aurora Cannabis Inc. jumped as much as 24 per cent and is now up more than 80 per cent this month, fueled by rising revenue and speculation it can secure a strong …

Grieving son turns his dying father into a chatbot for his phone

Journalist James Vlahos has developed a unique way to cope with the loss of his father John, who died of lung cancer in February.<p>He has created …

50 Holiday Cookies

Fill your cookie tins with batches and batches of classic cookies and creative variations.<p>Classic Sugar Cookies (No. 1)<p>Beat 2 sticks butter, 1/2 cup …

Dessert

I'm Kind Of Obsessed With This 200-Year-Old Cake Recipe

George Washington feasted on this cake in 1783. And I feasted on it last week.<p>So it ends up sweet, but not overpoweringly sweet. And the carrot-cooking isn't too involved: you just boil 'em for 5 minutes.<p>You cream the butter and sugar, add a bunch of eggs one at a time, sift together the flour and …

Dessert

20-Minute Recipe: New England Clam Chowder

MAINE CHEF Erin French was determined to avoid certain pitfalls when she put together her first cookbook, “The Lost Kitchen,” published earlier this year. “I didn’t want to play into New England tropes,” she said. “Making a lobster roll, blueberry pie and chowder cookbook was definitely not the …

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How to make the perfect parkin

In the north of England, parkin is a delightful Bonfire Night treat. But whose recipe makes the bestversion of this sticky ginger cake?<p>It’s the time of year when friends from northern England suddenly remember, remember the joys of parkin, the sticky ginger cake traditionally enjoyed around the …