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Wal-mart Sues Photographer's Widow Claiming Copyright to Decades of Portraits of Walton Family

Wal-mart Stores Inc. and the Walton family, which owns the company, have filed suit to force the widow of an Arkansas portrait photographer to hand …

The terrifying new McDonald's mascot – and other creepy corporate monsters

Meet Happy, the new McDonald's mascot. Customers in the US got their first glimpse of him in a tweet on Monday night. And unfortunately Happy did not make people happy. He made them scared. Or at least that was the majority verdict on Twitter:<p>You can see where these people are coming from. But …

Photo Gallery: Derby Day Hats

Photo Gallery: Derby Day Hats

Harlem Food Festival Confirmed; Blanca Pops Up in Philly

<b>NEW YORK CITY</b>— Chef <b>Marcus Samuelsson</b>'s rumored Harlem Food Festival has made it official: NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio and former president Bill Clinton officially announced the launch of <b>Harlem EatUp!</b>, scheduled for <b>May 15-17, 2015</b>. Details about the event are scarce, but the official website promises …

Update the Sugar Fix: Cool Favorites, Unexpected Classics and More With These Chic Sweets

<i>Sex and the City</i> put the cupcake on the trendy map and like the iconic television show and movie, its popularity hasn't waned since. More recently the macron (or 'macaroon' depending on where you live), has come into style. With its light texture and pretty colors, it's a good alternative.<p>But with …

Play with a virtual Rubik's Cube on Google

To celebrate the 40th anniversary of the iconic puzzle, Google is hosting an interactive virtual version on its homepage.<p>It's hard to believe, but the Rubik's Cube -- that source of such absorption and frustration -- is now officially 40 years old. It didn't leave its home country of Hungary until …

Google Doodle

5 Emotional Intelligence Tips We Can Learn From One Of America’s Wisest Leaders

Sure, Abraham Lincoln was a great leader. But what can the 16th president teach us about emotional intelligence? A whole lot it turns out.<p>When asked to rank American Presidents, scholars consistently have ranked Abraham Lincoln amongst the top three, and when ranked on leadership, he is usually …

Rumors point to the iPhone 6 being launched in September 2014

With the amount of pressure surrounding Apple’s need to re-think the iPhone 6, a lot of speculation has fallen around its launch day. We spent weeks …

Time Machine

(YouTube link)<p>The latest remix from Pogo (Nick Bertke) is a collaboration with musician Skye to remix <i>Back to the Future</i> using clips of dialogue from …

Dad Takes Photo Of His Daughter Every Day For 18 Years

Talk about growing up on camera. In one 18-year-old's case, it started before she was even born.<p>British dad Munish Bansal began an ambitious project, the first time he saw ultrasound images of his daughter, Suman Bansal, in January 1996. He took photos of them to keep a record. That turned into Dad …

Rotten Tomatoes Data Reveals The Most Overrated And Underrated Movies

Ph.D. student Ben Moore analyzed critic and public ratings from popular review aggregate site Rotten Tomatoes.<p>The site assigns each movie a percentage based on the share of positive reviews it got from critics. Rotten Tomatoes also gives an "audience" rating that shows how many users rated the …

Rotten Tomatoes

Artist Reimagines Disney Princesses as Different Ethnicities

Have you ever wondered what your favorite Disney princess would like like if she was another race or ethnicity? 23-year-old artist TT of the Tumblr blog Let There Be Doodles answers that question with the incredible series <i>Racebent Disney</i>. Using a combination of illustration and photo manipulation, …

Walt Disney Company

10 Pancake Common Mistakes—and How to Avoid Them

How to make pancakes like a short order cook. Just avoid these common mistakes!<p>For many Americans, pancakes evoke a certain kind of nostalgia. People make pancakes because they're delicious, crowd-pleasing, and easy. Well, sort of easy. There are a few crucial mistakes that home chefs commonly make …


iPhone 6 to feature ultra-sharp screen resolution, report says

For months, reports have said the next iPhone, or iPhones, will feature significantly larger screens than the one on the iPhone 5s. Now, a new report says they may also feature a significantly higher resolution.<p>The next version of Apple's smartphone, the so-called iPhone 6, may feature a screen …

Mobile Technology

Our Best Sugar Cookie Recipes


Whipped Frosting

Just try not to lick the spoon when you make this basic frosting that pairs perfectly with our Versatile Vanilla Cake, , and Lemon Cake.

Garlic fries FTW.

Taco Bell Will Stick Anything Inside a Taco These Days

Vital waffle taco update: <b>Taco Bell</b> has rolled out its Breakfast Waffle Tacos in 100 stores and it seems they are testing fillings beyond the original sausage and eggs. Brand Eating reports that some Taco Bells in Orange County, CA are testing a <b>Chicken & Waffle Taco</b> and a <b>Very Berry Waffle Taco</b> as …

Our Easiest Cupcakes

Bake up a batch of our easiest cupcakes for a nearly effortless treat.


Giant Chocolate Chip Cookies

This classic recipe is always a hit with the family.

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Simple Springtime Dishes

Quick Budget-Friendly Recipes

Your taste buds and wallet will achieve perfect harmony with our selection of quick meals, including stovetop mac and cheese, braised pork chops, meatballs, and roasted chicken tacos.

Comfort Food

Perfect Seven-Minute Frosting

This cake frosting is named for the length of time it must be beaten in the final stage.


Chocolate Buttercream Frosting

This recipe, from the How Sweet It Is bakery in New York City, is used to make delicious . Flaming Lips Residence and Studio by Fitzsimmons Architects

10 Arched Window Treatment Ideas That Keep Their Beauty

Arched windows, as opposed to simple rectangular windows, have a certain special charm. They stand out with their shape and they are considered to be …