Biden takes on Trump over Russia, democracy in fiery State of the Union address

President Joe Biden assailed former President Donald Trump for kowtowing to Russia, failing to care about COVID-19 and papering over the Jan. 6 Capitol assault on Thursday in a State of the Union speech making his case for re-election in 2024. Biden, speaking before a joint session of the House of Representatives and the […]

This Balsamic Reduction Takes Me to Italy in 15 Minutes

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I was 28 when I first tasted traditional balsamic vinegar. My husband and I had traveled to Italy on our honeymoon, and our penultimate stop was Modena, in the central-northern region of Emilia-Romagna. This area is best known for treasures like Parmigiano-Reggiano, Parma ham, and tortellini. Modena, alongside Reggio Emilia, is also the homeland of […]

Haley and Ramaswamy’s dislike for each other takes the political stage

Presidential candidates Nikki Haley and Vivek Ramaswamy make no secret of their dislike for each other and their animosity came to a head at the Republican debate on Wednesday, with Haley muttering under her breath that her rival was “just scum.” Ramaswamy, an entrepreneur who has made a reputation for making outrageous statements, provoked […]