President Michael D Higgins and Taoiseach Leo Varadkar will this morning attend a special ceremony at Dublin Castle to commemorate the 60th anniversary of Ireland's involvement in United Nation peacekeeping missions.
Tomorrow morning, at a time yet to be stipulated, the Irish Catholic Church will embark on arguably its most challenging marketing operation ever when it releases 545,000 free tickets for two of Pope Francis' key engagements on his visit to Ireland.
The deputy commissioner of the Addis Ababa Police Commission has been arrested over shortcomings in security after a grenade attack in the Ethiopian capital killed one person and left more than 100 wounded, according to state-run TV.
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi and cleric Moqtada al-Sadr have said their political blocs, which came in third and first place in a May parliamentary election respectively, would enter into an alliance.
Enjoy all the fruits and vegetables summer has to offer with new healthy recipes from EatingWell Magazine. Grill Hasselback Zucchini for a quick summer side, toss up some spiralized sesame noodles for a potluck party and chill out with our frosty Raspberry Prosecco Pops (for grown-ups!). With additional recipes for summer slaws, fresh tomatoes and dinner on […]
Whipping up a homemade healthy dessert recipe for a picnic or potluck has rarely been so easy. Whether you’re in the mood for a fudgy chocolate brownie, berry-studded pound cake, chewy oatmeal cookie or a fruit-filled tart, you’ll find all you need for simplifying dessert right here. Apricot-Strawberry TartBlueberry-Lemon Ricotta Pound CakeUpside-Down Cinnam […]
Celebrate summer's bounty with new healthy recipes from EatingWell Magazine. Grill Polenta & Vegetables for a quick vegetarian dinner, stir up Creamy Buffalo Chicken Salad for your next potluck and make one-bowl Apricot-Strawberry Tart for a gorgeous crowd-pleasing dessert. Plus many more deliciously healthy recipes to inspire your summer meals. Dow […]
Incorporating more vegetarian meals into your weekly routine is a great way to boost your health. Research shows that eating more plant-based foods and less meat increases your intake of key nutrients, such as dietary fiber, and reduces the risk of heart disease, type 2 diabetes and even some cancers. Plus, going meatless has environmental benefits. The Envi […]
Looking to eat more nutrient-rich superfoods? To get you started, we've curated recipes with foods that pack a powerful punch of health-promoting nutrients, like vitamin A in sweet potatoes, fiber in beans and lentils, vitamin E in nuts and seeds, and antioxidant flavanoids in tea—just to name a few. Superfoods don't need to be exotic or expensive […]
Spring clean your diet with our best new low-calorie recipes. Get on the veggie noodle trend with spiralized Sweet Potato Carbonara with Spinach & Mushrooms. Celebrate fresh spring peas in Pea Shoot & Snap Pea Salad with Sunflower Seeds. Enjoy a simple weeknight dinner of Garlic, Sausage & Kale Naan Pizzas. Step outside of the box with Shakshuka […]
Get a taste of spring with our new healthy recipes featuring the fresh flavors of the season. Make Tangerine & Roasted Beet Salad with Feta & Pistachios for a gorgeous side, shake up your own Matcha Green Tea Latte and celebrate spring vegetables with Gruyère, Asparagus & Pea Baked Pasta. Plus get our healthy recipes for Vanilla Custard and Quick […]
It's easy to eat your daily veggie quota with these side dishes featuring the season's best spring vegetables: asparagus, snap peas, spinach, fava beans and more. Knock off an extra serving of vegetables with these delicious recipes for spring vegetable salads, roasted veggie sides, stir-fried veggies, veggie "fries" and other satisfying […]
Lettuce makes the perfect low-calorie stand-in for traditional wraps, buns or bread in these healthy lettuce wraps. Don't limit yourself to lettuce—these wrap recipes include options for all types of greens, such as kale, cabbage or any fresh, sturdy green. Try these lettuce wraps with global inspiration for a healthy dinner or light lunch. Curried Shri […]
Green tea has research-backed health benefits beyond its taste, and now matcha green tea powder, a fine powdered Japanese tea that's dissolved in hot water, is gaining popularity for its antioxidant boost. In fact, drinking 12 ounces of green tea daily may help reduce your risk of heart disease by 26 percent, accourding to reserach in the Annals of Epid […]
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Volvo's North American CEO, Lex Kerssemakers, lost his cool as the automaker's semi-autonomous prototype sporadically refused to drive itself during a press event at the Los Angeles Auto Show.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump made a surprise closed-door visit to the Republican National Committee on Thursday after a tumultuous two days on the campaign trail that included a reversal of his pledge to support the party's nominee.
KOLKATA, India (Reuters) - An overpass under construction in the bustling Indian city of Kolkata collapsed on Thursday on to vehicles and street vendors below, killing at least 14 people with more than 100 people feared trapped.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump said on Wednesday that women who end pregnancies should face punishment if the United States bans abortion, triggering a torrent of criticism from both sides of the abortion debate, including from his White House rivals.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Lender GE Capital asked the U.S. government on Thursday to stop designating it as "too big to fail," saying it had shrunk to the point where it would not pose a major threat to the nation's financial stability if it experiences distress.
MOSCOW (Reuters) - The Kremlin said on Thursday that a report by the al-Hayat newspaper on an agreement between Russia and the United States on the future of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad was not true.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States has told China it will not recognize an exclusion zone in the South China Sea and would view such a move as "destabilizing," U.S. Deputy Secretary of Defense Robert Work said on Wednesday.
RICHMOND, Va. (Reuters) - A Virginia state trooper who was engaged in a training exercise at a Richmond bus station died on Thursday after a man pulled out a gun and opened fire before being fatally shot by two police officers, police said.
PARIS (Reuters) - Hundreds of thousands of workers and high-school students joined protest marches across France on Wednesday to challenge plans to loosen the country's protective labor laws that unions say favor businesses.
They both got kicked out of different Washington, D.C. area restaurants on Friday. But only one suffered unjust treatment. While White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders used her government Twitter account on Saturday to criticize a private business that politely asked her to leave, Charlotte Clymer shared a story of her own. Both women were ejecte […]
*Beyoncé voice*: Have you ever seen the crowd...of Beyoncé stans draped in white sheets and dancing to their idol's latest single? No? Let us introduce you to the #APESHITCHALLENGE. Per Twitter Moments, it's a meme inspired by the first single from Jay-Z and Beyoncé's joint album EVERYTHING IS LOVE. In the stylish new music video for "AP […]
Jon Snow and Ygritte finally tied the knot, everyone! And all your Game of Thrones faves were there to celebrate. On Saturday, Kit Harington and Rose Leslie — who fell in love after playing on-screen love interests — got married in Scotland, and yes, their co-stars attended looking very out of character. SEE ALSO: Shout-out to this fan who hid in the bushes […]
Now that the royal wedding is well in our rearview mirrors, it's time to fawn over the second most important wedding of 2018: The marriage of Jon Snow and Ygritte (or, rather, Kit Harington and Rose Leslie.) The current and former Game of Thrones stars married in Scotland on Saturday before friends, family, and, of course, the cast of the HBO show. SEE […]
This is One Good Thing, a weekly column where we tell you about the only nice thing that happened on the internet this week. First up: A very cute meme. It was a tough week. Between the reports of horrific conditions at the U.S.-Mexico border and Trump's bizarre anti-immigration event where he autographed photos of murder victims, keeping up with the ne […]
The Red Hen restaurant in Lexington, Virginia, is being bombarded with online reviews after refusing to serve Sarah Huckabee Sanders, Donald Trump's press secretary, and her family. On Friday night, Jaike Foley-Schultz, who claims to be a waiter at The Red Hen, explained on Facebook that he waited on the White House official for about two minutes before […]
Marvel fans: Get excited. People got to check out Ant-Man and the Wasp for the first time on Friday night, and while reviews will have to wait until next week, the inevitable tweeting has begun. And if the initial reaction from critics is any indication, Marvel fans are in a delightful sequel to the 2015 film. SEE ALSO: 'Ant-Man and the Wasp' could […]
Apple is finally taking some responsibility for the troubles assailing some MacBook and MacBook Pro owners with broken keyboards. The company's new "keyboard service program" pledges to replace individual keys and — whenever it's necessary — entire keyboards on certain, more recent MacBook models. Although it's not outright stated, t […]
To the bourbon fans out there: I'm sorry for what you're about to witness. I know it will pain you to see thousands of barrels piled up in a mess of broken wood and metal scraps rather than stacked neatly along the walls of your favorite distillery, but that's the unfortunate reality down in Bardstown, Ky. right now. SEE ALSO: 7 smoky beers t […]
In honor of Trans Day of Action, Cynthia Nixon shared a touching Instagram post to celebrate her oldest child. On Friday, the Sex and the City star — who's currently running for governor in New York — shared a photo of her and her son Samuel, announcing that he's transgender. SEE ALSO: Don't know how to open up about your mental health? Lady G […]