Lifestyle

Almost everyone is making a huge mistake with their iPhone

One of the biggest mistakes on the iPhone doesn't look like a mistake. In fact, it looks helpful.<p>But potentially millions of people are wasting time, …

Apps

How to spatchcock a chicken for super-crispy skin

Grilling should be simple and fast. Cooking a whole chicken doesn't exactly fit those two categories. But with a little bit of knife work, you can have a super-crispy-skinned chicken that cooks through quickly.<p>When senior food editor Chris Morocco was testing Allison Carroll's butterflied grilled …

Chicken Recipes

A 20-Minute Indoor Cardio Workout for When It's Just Too Hot to Run

Running in the summer can be a drag. Sure, more hours of daylight means more time to fit in a jog before or after work. But unless you literally get …

Exercise

This Shiplap Is Killing Me: 8 Things I Hate About HGTV

I’m in a long-term, heterosexual relationship. That means a few things.<p>One, it means that I’ve had to learn that there is some truth to all of the …

Labrador Retriever

Alabama hunter shoots down 820-pound wild hog in front yard

A hunter in southern Alabama bagged and tagged the trophy animal of his life when he discovered an 820-pound wild hog on his front lawn.<p>Wade Seago, a deer hunter and taxidermist in Samson, said he knew something was up outside his house July 11 when his family’s dog started barking and wouldn’t …

Hunting

Princess Charlotte’s first handshake and curtsy will melt your heart

A lesson in how to be regal. From a two-year-old...<p>At just two-years-old, Princess Charlotte is already a paragon of diplomacy. The littlest royal …

Royal Family

16-year-old inspires U.S. city to pass law requiring solar panels on all new homes

More United States cities are taking strong measures to move the clean energy economy forward. This week, South Miami passed a law requiring new …

Clean Energy

Jada Pinkett Smith says she first met Tupac when she was a drug dealer

Smith became very candid about her early life when discussing her relationship with the late rapper<p>This morning, Jada Pinkett Smith offered more details regarding her relationship with the late rapper Tupac Shakur. In doing so, she revealed candidly and honestly that she herself once dealt illegal …

Liberal POV

Abraham Lincoln letter mystery solved 150 years later

Forensic linguists say they have likely unraveled the mystery surrounding a famous Civil War-era letter, long believed to have been written by …

History

'I ain't serving no police': Virginia McDonald's employee refuses to serve uniformed police officer

A uniformed police officer in Virginia said he was refused service at a local McDonald’s because he was wearing a uniform, Richmond.com reported.<p>Scott Naff, an officer for the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries, reportedly paid for his food in the drive-thru line, but was allegedly …

Policing

The badass arm workout that Ashley Graham swears by

All hail the queen who asked that the Barbie version of her have cellulite (it was denied, but she <i>was</i> granted the request to have the doll’s thighs …

Exercise

You can never have too many zucchini recipes. Here are our favorites.

Embrace the onslaught from your summer garden with some of our favorite ways to dispatch zucchini, the mild green vegetable that’s 95 percent water per volume, the same as celery. All this and more, from our Recipe Finder.<p>Zucchini Fritters (Frittelle di Zucca), pictured above. The spongy-light …

Recipes

10 Random Facts That You Probably Didn't Know About Peaches

Those Snapple caps will have nothing on you after you pick up these random peach facts.<p>Behold! August is National Peach Month! It's a time to pick, …

Food

The secret to making the perfect fried chicken

Scientists have revealed the secret to cooking the perfect fried chicken.<p>In a video uploaded to YouTube by the chemistry channel Reactions, experts …

Chicken Recipes

The Most Satisfying Blackhead Removal Videos on the Internet

What is it about blackhead removal videos that are so darn entertaining? It seems that no matter how gross or graphic they get, these wacky, weirdly …

Internet

Don't Be That Guy: Avoiding Over-40 Style Pitfalls

CALL IT GUTSY or foolish, but as a younger man I was prone to taking the occasional fashion risk. When I was 30, for example, a pair of black leather pants spoke to me. I mean they actually made a sound when I pulled them on in the dressing room, that satisfying twisting noise of leather in motion. …

Clothing

Woman Shares Honest Photo Of The Reality Of Endometriosis

Her Instagram photo shows the visible, physical effect of endometriosis<p>Endometriosis is a debilitating, chronic disease affecting over six million …

Pain

Your partner is more likely to cheat on this day of the year

Oh good.<p><b>Words by Jadie Troy-Pryde</b><p>Studies have shown that people are more likely to cheat when they get to this age, and that this time of day is …

Relationships

Silencing Your Inner Critic

Rare is the person who has triumphed over nagging self-doubt, that voice inside that pipes up to assure us that we’re not quite worthy. Tara Mohr, a …

Feminism

7 Reasons You Should be #1 on Your To-Do List

Renée Peterson Trudeau is an internationally recognized life balance coach/speaker, president of Austin-based Career Strategists, and the author of …

to-do list

Running away to a Caribbean island: Trust me, it’s not a parenting paradise

Looking through old photos from our time living in the gorgeously lush Caribbean island of Saint Lucia, I see beautiful sunsets, stunning beaches, aquamarine seas. It looks idyllic — the perfect place to bring up children.<p>What the photos can’t tell you is that the island may have been picture …

Parenting

Elon Musk just announced he got verbal approval to build a New York to DC hyperloop

Elon Musk just announced that the New York City to Washington D.C. hyperloop is happening. Taking to Twitter, Musk said that he has received verbal …

Elon Musk

Cave diver survives 60 hours with no air, food or light

A diver who was trapped in an underwater cave for 60 hours has revealed that he considered knifing himself to death to end his terrifying …

Scuba Diving

Benefits by the Shore

The Parrish Art Museum in Water Mill, N.Y., held its summer gala on July 15. The Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation raised more than $1.1 million at its July 15 benefit at Fairview Farm in Bridgehampton, N.Y. The Fire Island Dance Festival, on behalf of Dancers Responding to AIDS, took place on …

There’s a huge Facebook security flaw that lets anyone into your account. But one simple tweak fixes it

A “gaping hole” in Facebook’s account recovery feature lets anyone easily break into an account, says a security researcher.<p>They don’t need to know …

Security

How to make vegan ramen

Cut the salt and boost the flavor with homemade ramen soup.<p>Who doesn't love a bowl of ramen? A flavorful comfort food with a rich broth and chewy …

Bok Choy

Beer and Wine in the Same Glass? It's Actually Delicious

SUMMER IS ABOUT wild combinations: sandals with a suit, books on the beach. ’Tis the season of ice cubes in your wine glass and iced tea in your lemonade—and now, in your beer glass, a new breed of hybrid brews. These cross-genre blends of beer, wine, booze and soda bring playful irreverence to …

Bellying up to Ireland’s other famed brew: Tea

A nice cuppa isn’t new to cool, rainy Ireland. The republic drinks more tea per capita than any other nation but Turkey — a fact that won’t surprise visitors who have arrived at one of its traditional bed-and-breakfasts and immediately been offered a fresh pot. Still, global coffee culture has …

Tea

1947 Indian Chief rides off with top bid at 700-vehicle Hackenberger auction

In a sea of cars that actually included a couple of sea-worthy vehicles, a motorcycle stole the spotlight at VanDerBrink Auctions’ two-day, two-location, no-reserve auction in Norwalk, Ohio, over the weekend.<p>The disbursement of Ron Hackenberger’s massive collection included 700 cars, trucks, vans, …

How to master the messy updo—summer’s hottest hair style

After several seasons of boxer braids, high-and-slick ponytails, and everything in between, you might feel like you’ve earned an honorary MS …

Hair