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Erica R. Hendry is the digital news editor at PBS NewsHour.
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World Jan 02WATCH: Haley says U.S. will continue to withhold $255 million in aid to Pakistan
"Pakistan has played a double game for years ... That game is not acceptable to this administration," U.S. ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley said.
Arts Dec 31Ring in the new year with this classic bubbly cocktail
The true beauty of this cocktail is how easy it is to make.
Arts Dec 30This sparkling cocktail brings new flavor to a New Year’s Eve favorite
Start the New Year with this cucumber-infused twist on a sparkling cocktail.
Arts Dec 28The timeless Old Fashioned never needs reinventing
There are some habits that aren’t worth breaking. This traditional whiskey or bourbon drink is 200 years old by some accounts.
Arts Dec 27Prohibition inspired many great cocktails — including this one
Under Prohibition, basement and back-alley bartenders had to think outside the bottle.
Arts Dec 26This fresh, winter cocktail builds on vermouth’s complex flavors
This lighter, fresher cocktail for the holidays is based on the delicacy of vermouth, a wine fortified with herbs and spices.
Arts Dec 25George Washington carried this brandy-based drink in his canteen
This spiced cocktail -- a special drink that was a favorite of the first president -- takes time to make.
Arts Dec 24This versatile punch leaves plenty of room for creativity
Punch can include multiple spirits or no alcohol at all; tropical or stone fruits; sweet sugar or sour citrus.
Arts Dec 23Bring a taste of Spain to your holiday table with this sangria
Each Spanish region and restaurant has its own version of this wine-based punch.
Arts Dec 22This winter, give whiskey sours another chance
This winter version of the classic -- and maligned -- cocktail can ride shotgun at your next holiday party.