Taoiseach Leo Varadkar will attend a summit of EU leaders in Brussels later today during which the British government will be told it must make more concessions before the Brexit negotiations can move forward.
A Spanish government spokesperson is to make an official statement on Catalonia at 9.30am Irish time after regional leader Carles Puigdemont did not clarify whether he had formally made a declaration of independence or not.
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.
This is a recipe saved from March 1996 edition of Better Homes & Gardens magazine. The picture of the cake baked in a springform pan was gorgeous. Tender slices of apple and raisins cap the moist spice cake. They may have used more sliced apples than called for in the recipe to make it look so great. -- posted by Bren in LR
This delicious pudding and custard recipe can be ready in under 30 minutes and is only 330 calories per serving. It’s super easy to make and a dessert the kids will love. Optional: fresh raspberries, cinnamon and healthy jam to serve. -- posted by hello
Scotch Eggs If you love the classic pub snack ‘scotch eggs’ then these delicious, healthy alternatives are not to be missed. We’ve created them using lean turkey mince and coated in ground almonds instead of breadcrumbs to create a nutritious snack that saves on calories. When boiling the eggs don’t be tempted to leave for longer than 5 minutes. This is just […]
This homemade lemon curd recipe is quick, easy to make and it tastes delicious. When the lemon curd is ready, don’t worry if you end up with lumps in the mixture (We sometimes end up with lumps of egg or coconut oil) you can simply strain the mixture before placing it in the jar. -- posted by hello
This was posted in McCall's April 1995. It is a McCall's Cooking School recipe. A classic New York-style dessert updated with a triple hit of nutty flavor. It was pictured topped with sliced strawberries and brushed with a melted-jelly glaze. -- posted by Bren in LR
I worked with Kim when I first came to Arkansas. Her husband was in the military and she had to move away, but she will be remembered for her great Mexican Stew. She would bring a full crockpot to the office and we would all enjoy this for lunch. This can be made in a regular soup pot on the stove (cook less time) or in the crock pot. It makes a lot so you n […]
This was a recipe that was highlighted on a local TV morning show. It is better to grate block cheese yourself, if possible. Use your favorite bread for your sandwiches. Serve with lettuce, sliced tomato and fried bacon slices. -- posted by Bren in LR
China's biggest viral game this week was an unlikely hit. Released in conjunction with the country's 19th Party Congress on Wednesday, the game gets you to literally clap as hard as you can to Chinese president, Xi Jinping, as he delivers the Communist Party's plan for the future. SEE ALSO: WhatsApp gets blocked behind China's 'Great […]
Both wildfires and tornadoes are pretty terrifying things by themselves, but together? Next level. During the most recent deadly wildfire that broke out in central Portugal on Oct. 6, local firefighters managed to capture the natural phenomenon known as a "fire tornado" or "fire whirl." The fires, which started near Pampilhosa da Serra an […]
Tattoos are meant to be reserved for the things you love. For one Australian guy named Tom Fletcher, his one true love appears to be a KFC burger. SEE ALSO: KFC's creepy VR training game is a terrifying way to welcome new employees That's why he's got a tattoo of the name of the Zinger Stacker burger, in a Google Translate version of Arabic, t […]
The Simpsons has its fair share of classic episodes, and surely "Homer At The Bat" would be up there with the most memorable. With its enviable list of baseball royalty and highly quotable moments, it's the perfect subject for a mockumentary, which has been titled Springfield of Dreams: The Legend of Homer Simpson. SEE ALSO: 'Rick and Mor […]
Burger bait. A cavalcade of charging horses. A plastic bubble paradise. They're all sitting on the coastline of Australia. Every year, the two-kilometre coastal walk from Sydney's Bondi Beach to Tamarama becomes an open-air gallery for the celebrated Sculpture by the Sea exhibition, with selected artists invited to install sculptural works along th […]
Not everyone is up for a life in working for an intelligence agency. Such as a dog named Lulu, who was recently dropped from the CIA's explosive detection canine (a.k.a. bomb dogs) training program. SEE ALSO: This poop pad will clean up your dog's mess for you A few weeks into training, Lulu was showing signs that she wasn't particularly inte […]
Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. This may sound like heresy, but WiFi isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. Sure, it’s nice not having wires everywhere and it makes you feel like you’re living in the future, but WiFi can also have drawbacks. It can be painfully slow, has a limited range of cove […]
Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away, these Star Wars 3D Mega Lamps were forged out of LEDs. These gorgeous lamps are truly something special and come in seven designs: BB-8, the Millennium Falcon, a Storm Trooper, Darth Vader, the Death Star, R2D2, a […]
Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. Hackers used to be a small subculture of punk weirdos that messed around with dinky little computers and didn’t really cause much damage. But now, large hacker groups like Anonymous are causing so much damage, that they’re practically an enemy of the state. […]
Tim Duncan is one of the greatest power forwards in NBA history. But his baby is the real all-star. The basketball legend was watching his old team, the San Antonio Spurs, take on the Minnesota Timberwolves on Wednesday night when the cameras caught this adorable scene. Monty Williams with Tim Duncan & Vanessa, baby is using Tim's shirt for a paci […]