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Sold: the Pink Star diamond sells for $71.2 million, becoming the world's most expensive gemstone - and is renamed the CTF Pink

The Pink Star diamond has become the world's most expensive gemstone, selling at auction for $71.2 million (£57.3 million) including buyer's premium.<p>The 59.60-carat pink diamond is the largest Internally Flawless, Fancy Vivid pink diamond ever graded by the GIA, and sold for above its estimate of …

15 Fascinating Diamond Facts

With a history going back billions of years, there are so many fascinating facts and stories to tell about the creation, discovery and ongoing …

Cape Town

Diamond Fun Facts

April’s birthstone. The hardest natural substance on Earth. More than a billion years old.<p>There’s a wealth of history and knowledge surrounding …

Basketball

Colin Kaepernick's attorney responds to Donald Trump's NFL tweets by quoting JFK

Colin Kaepernick's attorney issued a statement Thursday on Kaepernick's behalf in response to recent NFL tweets from President Donald Trump. The statement, from Kaepernick attorney Mark Geragos, quoted John F. Kennedy.<p>"As John F. Kennedy aptly noted almost 60 years ago, a president should be a …

Football (U.S.)

Beyond the Anthem: Inside NFL Locker Rooms on Trump, Kap, Charlottesville & Race

Like many men across many NFL locker rooms, Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Torrey Smith recently found himself traveling back in time. This is what happens to many players in the age of Colin Kaepernick, Donald Trump and the events of Charlottesville.<p>In Smith's case, his mind took him to middle …

NFL

7 Cabinet Paint Brands You Can Rely On for a Flawless Finish

Given the staggering cost of new kitchen and bathroom cabinets, it's no wonder that homeowners often look to painting as a cost-effective alternative …

Home Improvement

Serpico, others from NYPD, rally in support of Kaepernick

NEW YORK (AP) — A former New York City police officer, whose claims of police corruption in the 1970s were chronicled in an Al Pacino movie, joined dozens of current and former officers Saturday at a rally in support of getting quarterback Colin Kaepernick a job in the National Football League.<p>The …

San Francisco

Skillet Sesame Chicken

Craving Chinese? Get a dinner that’s fresher—but just as fast as—takeout with this easy sesame chicken. A little bit salty, a little bit sweet, and a …

Food & Dining

50 inspiring omelet filling ideas

Some people are passionate about pancakes, others are wacko for waffles, but when it comes to breakfast, I’ve always been an egg man. Beatles …

20 Pork Chop Recipes to Add to Your Weeknight Dinner Routine

What's better than a pork chop recipe? 20 pork chop recipes! Here are our favorite ways to cook a weeknight staple.<p><b>Pork chops: Is there anything they can't do?</b> Well, besides take out the trash and fold laundry, that is. They're quick-cooking, packed with tons of flavor, and incredibly versatile. …

Cooking

5 Summer Party Punches

These party-friendly punches are as easy to make as they are to drink.<p>Boozy Strawberry Limeade<p>This sweet-meets-tart drink is perfect for a no-fuss …

Prosecco

Thai Fried Rice with Shrimp (Khao Phad Kung)

This easy shrimp fried rice is restaurant-quality (or better!). Fresh or frozen shrimp are quickly stir-fried with garlic and onions. Add the cooked …

Use the Grill to Host a Weeknight Dinner Party

Weeknight get-togethers are always a bright spot in a regular week, which makes them even more charming and fun. Looking forward to hosting friends …

Cooking

4 Types of Salsa Verde to Memorize and Put on Everything

How to use pesto, chimichurri, and more for marinating, finishing, and dipping.<p>If you only use one type of sauce all summer, it should be salsa verde. I think the biggest misconception about salsa verde is that it's literally salsa—as in, to dip tortilla chips in. But it's so much more than that. …

Cooking

Thai Flavored Pan-Fried Salmon

What makes this recipe so special is the tangy Thai lemongrass-honey sauce that marries so perfectly with salmon's natural flavors. Pan-frying salmon …

Grilled Jumbo Shrimp with Garlic-Herb Butter

The best way to eat these shrimp in the shell is to peel them at the table and lick the garlicky butter off your fingers. <b>Slideshow:</b> Amazing Seafood …

Seafood

How to Grill Peaches

Peaches take to the grill like fish to water. The quick cooking over live flames brings out their natural juiciness and intensifies their deep summer …

Country Lifestyle
Gorgonzola

Easy Balsamic Glazed Grilled Veggie Kebabs

Place the vinegar, mustard, garlic, 1/8 teaspoon salt, and a few grinds of pepper in a small saucepan and bring to a simmer over medium heat. Simmer, …

Cooking

BBQ Corn with Honey-Dijon Baste

This fantastic BBQ corn recipe utilizes the popular combination of sweet honey and the mildly pungent flavor of Dijon mustard. Add the baste close to …

19 One-Pan Recipes That Cut Your Meal-Prep Time in Half

Putting together a week’s worth of food in advance saves time and is pretty much the responsible thing to do. But it can also make for a serious mess …

Healthy Eating

Francis Mallman's 4-Hour Grilled Pineapple is Worth the Wait

What’s better than really ripe pineapple on a summer day? How about plunging that pineapple in a syrup of sugar and wine then slow-grilling it until …

Pineapple

9 Of The Best Recipes For Your Cinco de Mayo Celebration

2 minute Read<p>It’s hard to beat the flavors of Mexican food, whether you need something communal to share, something spicy for dinner, or something …

Try this 'Wild West' pork chops recipe from new Texas barbecue cookbook

The folks at <i>Southern Living</i> magazine have a new cookbook out just in time for weekend barbecue season. It's <i>Texas BBQ: Platefuls of Legendary Lone</i> …

Cooking

Crock Pot Barbacoa Beef Tacos

<i>Hot off the press: a 4-ingredient shredded barbacoa beef recipe that’ll knock your socks off. Made simply in the crock pot, this recipe for barbacoa</i> …

Cooking