Yvonne Chan

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Top 10 snacks from around the world

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Slavery myths: Seven lies, half-truths, and irrelevancies people trot out about slavery—debunked.

A certain resistance to discussion about the toll of American slavery isn’t confined to the least savory corners of the Internet. Last year, in an …

Black History

In the Kitchen: Hack-a-snacks and more

Fellow DIY-ers,<p>You're jonesing for a Crunchwrap Supreme from Taco Bell but have no desire to lose your coveted parking spot for a junk food run. What do you do? Make it at home, of course. It's just one of the fast-food hacks you too can do at home while never getting out of your pajamas.<p>Of course, …

Taco Bell

Third man charged in connection with 2014 murder of Pickering woman

A third man has been charged in connection with the murder of a Pickering woman whose body was found in the burned remains of her home last …

Crime

From dirt poor to billionaire — the incredible rags-to-riches story of fashion legend Ralph Lauren

On Tuesday, the fashion legend announced he would step down as CEO from his iconic brand Polo Ralph Lauren.<p>He will stay with the company as its executive chairman and chief creative officer.<p>Lauren has an estimated net worth of $6 billion.<p>Long before he became a fashion icon, he was Ralph Lipschitz, …

A Flipboard Ode to Coffee

Today, on International Coffee Day, we pay our respects to our dear friend and comforter, the bean-roasted beverage, <i>coffea arabica</i>. All hail the nectar of the gods in all its wonderful varieties. From the smokey roasts of Ethiopia’s Yirgacheffe region with subtle top notes of grass and butter, to …

Coffee

State of Georgia executes first woman in 70 years

JACKSON, Ga. - The only woman on 's death row was executed early Wednesday morning, making her the first woman put to death by the state in seven …

Crime

You are when you eat

<b>(CNN) —</b> We have all heard the age-old weight loss advice to eat less and exercise more. But a number of recent studies suggest that the key to dieting success is not just in how many calories you eat, or don't, but in when you eat them.<p>"There has been so much energy on what we eat and on …

Holistic Medicine

10 Things Every Fashionable Woman Should Have by 30

Your 20s can be for style, career and love experimentation, but as a woman enters her 30s there are certain pieces she should own that well-represent her.<p>Your 20s can be for style, career and love experimentation, but as a woman enters her 30s there are certain pieces she should own that …

Apricot Rice Pudding Pops

Makes 8 Servings<p>July 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup whole milk<p>3/4 cup plus 2 Tbsp. canned unsweetened coconut milk<p>1/4 cup heavy cream<p>1 lemongrass stalk, tough outer layer removed, thinly sliced<p>1 tablespoon minced peeled ginger<p>1/2 vanilla bean, split lengthwise<p>3 tablespoons short-grain rice (such as …

Pudding

Chinese Aromatics 101: Spicy and Sour Stir-Fried Cabbage With Bacon

Study cuisines from around the world, and you'll find that many tend to rely on fairly consistent bases of aromatic vegetables, no matter the dish. In France, this vegetable base is known as mirepoix, and features celery, onions, and carrots. In Creole cooking, it's known as the holy trinity—onion, …

The Many Faces of Ramen

As a Japanese fast food phenomenon, a budget meal solution, a hangover cure, and— especially recently— an upscale menu item, ramen has proven to be …

Sicily, Again.

The tone was set when I let my airport pick-up in Palermo know that the entire French rail and transit system was going to be on strike the day I was …

Rise and Shine! Get Your Daily Briefing

Gabriella Schwarz / June 2, 2014<p>We’ve seen from “Flipboard in the Wild” that Flipboard often goes hand-in-hand with something caffeinated and …