Tens of thousands of people are having to make alternative travel arrangements today due to an indefinite all-out strike at Bus Éireann over the company's implementation of cost reduction measures without union agreement.
Fianna Fáil's justice spokesperson has said his confidence in the Garda Commissioner will not be assured unless an adequate explanation is given for how garda error caused 14,700 mistaken road traffic convictions.
Hosni Mubarak, the Egyptian president overthrown in 2011 and the first leader to face trial after the Arab Spring uprisings that swept the region, was freed this morning after six years in detention, according to his lawyer.
The European Union's most senior civil servant has promised that the bloc will approach the negotiation of Britain's withdrawal in a "friendly" and "fair" way, but warned that European institutions were not "naive" about the process.
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 was published in a local magazine in March 2001. The article was written by a local chef that had spent a month in Ireland and came home with several authentic Irish recipes. My family loved each one. (Glazed corned beef brisket, braised cabbage, pan fried shredded potatoes, potato leek soup and Irish soda bread.) I am posting them all so I will have th […]
This recipe was in a magazine article written by a local chef in March 2001. It was about recipes he had learned to cook while he spent a month in Ireland. This bread is wonderful and easy to make. Makes great toast too. -- posted by Bren in LR
This recipe was featured in a local magazine in March 2001. It was in an article written by local chef that had spent a month in Ireland learning their local recipes. He writes, "To serve, place a serving of hash browns in the center of the plate. On one corner, place several slices of corned beef and on the other side, add the braised cabbage. I like t […]
This comes from a magazine article written by a local chef in March 2001 for St. Patrick's Day. He had spent a month in Ireland years ago learning to cook Irish. All of his recipes are wonderful. -- posted by Bren in LR
This is from a magazine article written by a local chef in March 2001 for St. Patrick Day recipes. He had spent a month in Ireland years ago. This is my son's favorite corned beef. The chef wrote, "Before refrigeration, most people depended on cured and salted meats to get them through long winters. The term "corned" refers to the corn-si […]
Even if you don't think you like traditional pesto, this meal is a must-try! You'll love it. The bright and fresh flavors meld for a perfect balance of flavor. All-natural boneless skinless chicken breasts are smothered in a lemon pesto sauce and ready to throw in the oven for a tasty, healthy, and "fancy" baked chicken meal. Enjoy over O […]
After its "anti-Uber alliance" with India's homegrown cab-hailing service Ola, along with two others, Lyft is now tapping into the country's technology talent. The U.S. firm has reportedly acquired Pune-based startup FinitePaths, creator of Trail Answers, a Quora-like app that offered answers to user questions using social, local and cont […]
Change is definitely not welcome in this case. 200 employees from a bus company were surprised on payday — not by the amount of money they got, but by their weight. SEE ALSO: Need cash? Let me Slack it to you The Baoying Car and Transport Company from Yangzhou, China, decided to pay employees their wages of up to hundreds of dollars each, in 1 yuan coins — […]
India's largest online retailer Flipkart is in talks to acquire eBay's domestic business, according to a report from Factor Daily. The deal is said to be structured as part of Flipkart's ongoing $2 billion fundraising. The Bangalore-based company is seen to be strengthening its arsenal to wage a war with Amazon that might soon define India […]
Farmers have another tool to help them in the field. With smartphones in hand, tech-savvy farmers are able to fly heavy duty drones out to do everything from crop dusting to surveying the health of the plants. SEE ALSO: Passenger drones will start flying for real in summer 2017 And with smarter software, drones can do more autonomously, making the process mo […]
A woman in Mumbai is being hailed a hero on Twitter after reportedly jumping on a leopard to rescue her little son from its claws. The incident is believed to have taken place in northern Mumbai in an area bordering a forest-park. The animal leaped out of a dense thicket at around 9pm local time. “I started yelling for help, and ran towards my child to grab […]
"Hi, it's Donald Trump here." That's what Emma Thompson heard as soon as she picked up the phone. What followed next is a pretty incredible story. It was the late 1990s, and Thompson was doing a film called Primary Colors with John Travolta, the British actress said during an interview for Swedish news outlet SVT. SEE ALSO: Samantha Be […]
You twist the bottle, or try to yank it up quickly after pouring a glass — we all struggle to drop wine bottles from dribbling down the side of the neck. But turns out, all it took was some clever engineering to fix the perennial problem. SEE ALSO: This mum's wine hack has taken Twitter by storm Daniel Perlman, an inventor and biophysicist at Brandeis U […]
Even as the Indian government refuses to entertain most of Apple’s demands, the Cupertino-based company will soon take a major step that could bolster its business in the nation. Mashable reported last month that Apple intends to start manufacturing in India by as early as late April, starting with last year’s iPhone SE model for the first several months. […]
If you've ever seen Indigenous Australia's most-famed hunting weapon, the boomerang, you'll know it's a solid piece of wood that can really pack a punch if it manages to hit you. They're meant to be for knocking down mammals, after all. Drones are surprisingly resistant to a boomerang hits though, at least the one in this YouTube vid […]
We're a sucker for drama. And you'll see plenty of it, in Dash Cam Owners Australia's "March 2017 On The Road" compilation, which is part of an ongoing collection of the Facebook page's most dangerous — but also highly entertaining — cases of woeful driving or near-misses with risk-taking pedestrians. Just a warning, there' […]