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Turkey burgers that won't dry out updated 1 days ago

Grilling a turkey burger that tastes every bit as meaty, tender and juicy as the beef kind is a tall order -- until now.

Nili Lotan: Dress to protest updated 1 days ago

Designer Nili Lotan goes beyond the machine gun dress.

Quilt project shares rape survivors' stories updated 2 days ago

Survivors of rape and abuse share stories and find solidarity in crowd-sourced "Monument Quilt" touring the country.

Being an addict's mom: 'It's just a very, very sad place' updated 2 days ago

Being the mother of an addict is an incredibly lonely and isolating place, parents around the country tell CNN's Kelly Wallace.

When and how do parents educate children about guns? updated 2 days ago

Some parents say the Connecticut school shooting confirms the need to protect children and teach them to defend themselves using guns.

Retailer pulls shirts reminiscent of Holocaust updated 2 days ago

Spanish retailer Zara apologizes for striped t-shirt with yellow star that drew criticism for its resemblance to uniforms worn in the Holocaust.

How not to apologize updated 3 days ago

Sometimes "sorry" really does seem to be the hardest word, but the mechanics of good apologies aren't difficult to understand.

Squeeze on lemonade stand brings out supporters updated 4 days ago

T.J. Guerrero, 12, gained national attention after a sour neighbor tried to shut down his lemonade stand.

I was a Beatlemaniac: Remembering The Beatles' American invasion updated 5 days ago

For Rebecca James, the onset of "Beatlemania" meant one thing: a lot of waiting.

From the vault: 1964 World's Fair photos updated 5 days ago

While digging through a box that belonged to his father, Robert Ondrovic uncovered a collection of vintage photos that brought him back to the 1964 World's Fair.

What the late '60s really looked like updated 5 days ago

With "Mad Men" starting back up, we wanted to know -- was all that glamour real, or is it just the magic of TV?

Summer rewind: Looking back at 1964 updated 5 days ago

What were the hallmarks of summer 1964? Beatlemania, "Mary Poppins," the monokini and the Schwinn Sting-Ray.

The rise of the civil rights museum updated 5 days ago

The National Center for Civil and Human Rights in Atlanta opens June 23, just one of many civil rights museums in the works around the United States.

Why I'm tired of hearing about 'that' civil rights movement updated 5 days ago

Here's a dirty little secret about the civil rights movement:. A lot of Americans don't want to hear about it. Ans why should they?

When owning a car made you a god updated 5 days ago

There were two distinct groups of guys in high school back in the '60s: Those who had cars, and those who didn't.

Longing for the carefree parenting style of yesterday? updated 5 days ago

Most moms agree that motherhood has changed dramatically over the years. But is it for the better or worse?

5 things women couldn't do in the 1960s updated 5 days ago

Can you imagine pregnancy being a fireable offense? Or a woman needing her husband's signature to open a bank account?

Clarified: What does a food recall do? updated 5 days ago

Food recalls, like for peanut butter, sprouts and bad meat, are in the news all the time, but how do they actually work?

Talking to kids about race and class updated 5 days ago

How should parents address race and class when talking to children?

Brides, don't lose your single friends updated 8 days ago

It's easy to fall into a self-absorbed spiral when you're a bride-to-be, but don't alienate your single friends.

Savor tomato season a little longer updated 8 days ago

Savor the season a little longer with these oven roasted tomatoes from America's Test Kitchen.

15 classic children's books even adults love updated 9 days ago

"Real Simple" readers share the classic children's books they still love as adults.

Salad daze: From leafy greens to meatloaf chunks updated 9 days ago

Salad can take on many forms, but calling meatloaf chunks "salad" was a bit much for this writer.

Within black families, hard truths told to sons amid Ferguson unrest updated 10 days ago

Raw conversations about life in America are being re-energized between black families and their young sons in the wake of violence in Ferguson, Missouri.

Baseball sensation Mo'ne Davis' impact on girls and boys updated 10 days ago

Little League pitcher Mo'ne Davis is a sensation and an inspiration to boys and girls alike, CNN's Kelly Wallace says.

Peanut, almond and nut butters recalled on fears of salmonella updated 10 days ago

Major peanut butter producer nSpired Natural Foods issues a recall after testing turns up salmonella.

Siren dating app lets women call the shots updated 11 days ago

Siren, a new dating app created for women by women, puts the ladies in control of online connections.

Awkward! The tough transition to middle school updated 12 days ago

The jump from elementary to middle school can be a painful transition for adolescents and their parents.

Survey shows ongoing struggle against hunger updated 12 days ago

A new survey shows American families still face food insecurity in the aftermath of an economic downturn.

Step into the new era of food halls updated 15 days ago

Star chefs and young upstarts stand side by side in new urban food halls.

Happy birthday, Julia Child! updated 15 days ago

Chef and cookbook author Julia Child would have been 102 today. Her culinary legacy lives on.

Eatocracy's Coffee Klatsch updated 16 days ago

Pssst! Got a sec to chat? We are utterly thrilled when Eatocracy readers want to hang out and talk. The Coffee Klatch is where that happens.

The south's 10 best new restaurants updated 16 days ago

The South's 10 best new restaurants reflect international influences, laid back attitude and careful ingredients.

When mental illness affects your family updated 17 days ago

Children suffer from mental illness, too. Here's how to recognize it.

Restoring her kimchi connection updated 18 days ago

This second-generation Korean-American is changing people's perception of kimchi one funky jar at a time.

Going public with depression updated 18 days ago

The more people share their experiences with depression, the more others suffering from the condition realize they're not alone, says Kat Kinsman.

How to make positive changes in your life updated 18 days ago

Easy tips on how to improve everything from your dinner order to the song in your head to your career.

Eat these 7 things before summer ends updated 18 days ago

Fruits, vegetables, seafood and yes, even deep-fried cheese curds have a peak season. Make the most of it.

Summer rewind: Looking back at 1984 updated 19 days ago

Summer rewind: Here's a look back at 1984's hottest hits in movies, music, sports and style.

In 'Tigerman,' a self-made superhero is a wannabe dad updated 19 days ago

The main character in Nick Harkaway's new novel, "Tigerman," is a British solider who becomes a superhero. But all Sgt. Lester Ferris wants to be is "Dad."

Anthony Weiner finds a new way to serve New York City updated 21 days ago

Former New York Congressman Anthony Weiner is hoping to open a restaurant and create jobs, a year after his failed bid to become the city's next mayor.

Drive your caterer crazy with these questions updated 22 days ago

Ask your wedding caterer these questions beforehand or face the consequences.

Tommy Hilfiger's 'shagadelic' Florida digs updated 22 days ago

Peek inside Tommy Hilfiger's 'shagadelic' Miami-area home.

Oh, mama! Don't make these wedding faux pas updated 23 days ago

The mother of the bride needs to remember these 10 wedding etiquette rules.

This is your brain on wedding planning updated 23 days ago

Wedding planning can send you and your beloved spinning off into another reality. Welcome to Wedding World.

Don't let these jerks ruin your wedding updated 23 days ago

Don't let these badly-behaved guests ruin your wedding day.

When justice is 'merciful' in child abuse cases updated 23 days ago

The case of Shanesha Taylor, who left her kids in a car during a job interview, highlights the fluid line between bad parenting and criminal behavior.

Orders pour in for retirees' unique syrup updated 23 days ago

Travis and Joyce Miller make hickory syrup, a locally sourced product, in rural Virginia.

Society isn't quite ready for facial tattoos updated 23 days ago

Face tattoos are still socially and professionally unacceptable to many people, even though tattoos have come a long way over the years.

Open carry kid's book a sensation updated 24 days ago

"My Parents Open Carry," a children's book about gun rights, has benefited from an unexpected boost in sales after it was mocked on Bill Maher's show.

Syracuse named top party school updated 25 days ago

The Princeton Review on Monday named Syracuse University the top party school in the nation.

Summer camp love stories updated 25 days ago

Camp romances are a classic pop culture trope, and they can be very real.

What Native Americans really look like updated 29 days ago

Photographer Matika Wilbur's Project 562 aims to capture the diversity of Indian Country.

Florida mom arrested after letting 7-year-old walk to the park alone updated 29 days ago

After letting her 7-year-old son walk from their home to a park to play, a Florida mother faces up to five years in jail on a child neglect charge.

A grieving mother's mission to stop hot car deaths updated 30 days ago

Lindsey Rogers-Seitz, who lost her son in a hot car death in Connecticut, hopes mandatory sensors in cars and car seats will stop such tragedies.

How often you should wash your sheets, bras, hair and more! updated 31 days ago

How to wash everything in your home.

Dogs on vacation living in the lap of luxury updated 33 days ago

At luxury pet hotels, your pet can live better than you do.

Sarah McLachlan on parenting, sex and the 'have it all' debate updated 33 days ago

Sarah McLachlan, the Grammy Award winning singer, chats with CNN's Kelly Wallace about parenting, women's issues and sex.

The best sandwich in the universe updated 34 days ago

A tomato and mayonnaise sandwich on store-bought white bread is the finest sandwich known to mankind.

Study: Dogs can feel jealous, too updated 36 days ago

Dogs experience jealousy, according to a University of California study.

Be a celebrity -- or just rent their home updated 38 days ago

Need a little star treatment? Celebrities' homes are just a click away and ready to rent.

Don't call me 'grandma' at the club updated 39 days ago

A 43-year-old writes what happened when she was called "grandma" at a club, and what she learned partying with Millennials.

'XL Love': How fat is affecting our sex lives updated 39 days ago

A new book, "XL Love," focuses on how obesity is "complicating" America's love life.

Mom arrested for leaving 9-year-old alone at park updated 40 days ago

The arrest of Debra Harrell for allegedly leaving her 9-year-old alone at a park has sparked debate about how young is too young to leave kids on their own

Summer rewind: Looking back at 1974 updated 40 days ago

Historians view the 1970s as a transitional era in the United States. By the time the summer of 1974 rolled around, America was ready for a break.

#IamJada: When abuse becomes a teen meme updated 43 days ago

Jada, a Houston teen, becomes a heroine for speaking out after unfortunate photos of her passed out after an alleged rape were circulated online.

Why we're in a 'one-piece moment' updated 43 days ago

Bikinis might dominate beach bods, but style editors say the one-piece makes a bolder statement.

Film follows 'Brave Miss World' from beauty queen to sexual violence activist updated 43 days ago

Emmy-nominated documentary "Brave Miss World" follows former Miss World Linor Abargil's journey from beauty queen to sexual violence activist.

Is drinking with your kids at home a good idea? updated 43 days ago

Letting the kids drink is a tough subject for parents: To give a tipple or not?

How to elope without offending your loved ones updated 44 days ago

Eloping? No matter the reason, here's how to say "I do" without hurting friends' and family's feelings.

Every day is grammar day when you've got this job updated 44 days ago

CNN.com copy editor Katherine Dillinger talks about grammar, spelling and the worst mistakes she's run across.

Strangers help with photo in midst of tragedy updated 45 days ago

A grieving father turns to Reddit for help remembering his 6-week-old daughter.

First woman firefighter poses for FDNY charity calendar updated 45 days ago

Fans of the FDNY's annual charity calendar featuring hunky firefighters will find a woman, Danae Mines, posing for the first time.

Is your house old? Some buyers want 'time capsule houses' updated 45 days ago

Some home buyers are seeking "time-capsule houses," especially those built in the middle of the 20th century, realtors say.

Should the government step in to prevent hot car deaths? updated 46 days ago

Hot car deaths -- should the government step in to prevent them?

Shocking fashion scandals and tragedies updated 46 days ago

Gianni Versace was killed on July 15, 1997.

Millennials want to live in parking spaces, says school updated 46 days ago

Students create a small, experimental prototype community of tiny homes in an Atlanta parking deck.

5 ways to outsource your kids' summer updated 47 days ago

Parent concierge services outsource the summer cooking, cleaning, and camp planning for kids. Here's how it works.

At 54, 'To Kill a Mockingbird' is now an e-book updated 50 days ago

Harper Lee's "To Kill a Mockingbird" celebrates its 54th anniversary on July 11, 2014, and is now available as an e-book.

Inside the Bush family's green retreat updated 52 days ago

At their magnificent 1,600-acre Crawford retreat, once known as the Western White House, Laura and George W. Bush live the green life.

This is Carol. Her illustrations are reimagining how we see women updated 52 days ago

Brazilian Carol Rossetti's illustrations about women's identities have gained a surprise global following.

'I like weed, and I'm a good person': Pot smokers fight stereotypes updated 53 days ago

Would you buy retail pot for recreational use if it were available in your areas?

Postpartum depression: One mom's mission becomes a movement updated 53 days ago

Postpartum depression affects about 15% of new mothers. One mother, Katherine Stone, is crusading to increase awareness.

Two transgender women complain of DMV mistreatment in West Virginia updated 54 days ago

Two transgender women say they were called "it" and asked to remove their makeup, hair and jewelry at a West Virginia DMV.

What I don't want to happen at my daughter's wedding updated 54 days ago

She has been dreaming about this day for as long as I can remember.

15 best new paperback beach reads updated 54 days ago

Whatever your definition of "beach book" -- romance, mystery, gripping true-life-tale -- it's here.

15 state flowers to grow anywhere updated 58 days ago

15 state flowers to plant this July 4th!

Student who mocked white males out as president updated 58 days ago

Maya Peterson, former student-body president of The Lawrenceville School, resigned after posting photos online mocking her fellow students.

The puberty ad you'll want to show all girls and boys updated 58 days ago

A new ad by Always on why girls lose confidence after puberty goes viral and sparks a conversation on how to boost self-esteem during the teen years.

'Where's the African-American Harry Potter or the Mexican Katniss?' updated 59 days ago

Despite the growing diversity of American youth, there is a lack of representation in young adult literature.

Nationality, identity and the pledge of allegiance updated 60 days ago

Living between two countries and two cultures was a challenge for CNN reporter Moni Basu. Here she explains why she finally pursued U.S. citizenship.

Why I want my kids to fail updated 60 days ago

Let kids fail. Here's why.

Proper etiquette for every occasion updated 61 days ago

Your be-all, end-all, modern authority on awkward interactions, stressful situations and elbows on the table.

The pros and cons of transgender children in the public eye updated 61 days ago

The presence of transgender and gender nonconforming youth at NYC Pride March is latest effort to increase visibility of the transgender community.

Vargas: Undocumented and hiding in plain sight updated 62 days ago

He earned a college scholarship, he pays taxes and he even won a Pulitzer prize. And Jose Antonio Vargas did all this as an undocumented immigrant.

I didn't know I was undocumented updated 63 days ago

David Martinez grew up thinking he was American until he learned a secret his parents were keeping from him: he is an undocumented immigrant.

Sorry to ask but ... do women apologize more than men? updated 65 days ago

A new ad by the hair care company Pantene asks why women apologize so much and raises the question whether women say 'sorry' more often than men.

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