The High Court president has described as a scandal the treatment of a young woman with intellectual disabilities who was left in the care of a foster family for 20 years despite physical abuse, gross neglect and possible sexual abuse.
Former tánaiste Joan Burton has told the Circuit Criminal Court she felt terrified as a crowd of water charges protesters surged towards her as she tried to leave an event in Tallaght in November 2014.
A senior Government source has said all the indications so far are that the other 26 members who are remaining in the EU have agreed on Ireland's position as set out in the draft EU guidelines for the Brexit negotiations with the UK.
Taoiseach Enda Kenny has said agreement on the new National Maternity Hospital will conclude in the next number of weeks and the hospital will provide the standard of care women are entitled to expect in this day and age.
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 recipe came in one of my Weight Watchers flyers and once I was able to find the Farro I gave it a try. I enjoy healthy grains and is a protein rich grain with a nutty flavor, slightly chewy. And only 3 smart points per serving -- posted by Bonnie G #2
I love granola in the morning, but wanted to reduce the carbs, so I took a seek cracker recipe and tweaked it to create a very tasty, satisfying granola. I serve it with berries and natural yogurt for a great low carb breakfast. -- posted by Tomaso Basso
Their recipe uses the Moist White Cake mix so it is easy to put together. Comments on their site said that the 1 tablespoon of almond extract called for was too much, so I adjusted to 1 1/2 teaspoons. Serve with berries for a spring treat. -- posted by Bren in LR
*Courtesy of Jordan Bourke & Rejina Pyo, authors of Our Korean Kitchen* "Crispy on the outside and gloriously chewy on the inside, these lip-smacking, subtly spiced rice cakes are seriously addictive!" – from Jordan Bourke & Rejina Pyo, authors of Our Korean Kitchen (https://www.amazon.com/Our-Korean-Kitchen-Jordan-Bourke/dp/1681881861/ref= […]
*Courtesy of Jordan Bourke & Rejina Pyo, authors of Our Korean Kitchen* "This dense, savory pancake makes a fantastic starter or sharing dish with everyone diving in with their chopsticks, mopping up some of the soy dipping sauce along the way. Extremely popular as a snack in Korea, you can make this dish your own with whatever selection of seafood […]
*Courtesy of Jordan Bourke & Rejina Pyo, authors of Our Korean Kitchen* "On a tiny street near Insadong-gil (the tourist mecca of Seoul) and up a flight of winding wooden stairs, we found ourselves, to our delight, in a paper-screened little oasis of calm away from the masses. We had come for iced tea, but were unable to resist their black sesame se […]
This recipe is my version from an out-of-print cookbook from McCormick. It is the favorite tartare sauce in our house, better than anything in a jar or at any restaurant that we've visited. -- posted by Chez Bob
Hey, humpback whale fans. We've got some really cute news and some really sad news about your favorite 80,000-pound mammal. Let's start with the grim: A troubling number of humpback whales are dying on the U.S. East Coast. Fisheries officials this week declared an "unusual mortality event" following the deaths of 41 humpbacks from Maine d […]
Mandy Moore has played a Disney princess and now a lovable TV mom, but in June she'll join the great coterie of actresses who have played sexy shark food. In the first trailer, debuted by People, we get a look at the terrifying and awesome deep sea thriller. SEE ALSO: Presenting that Blake Lively shark attack movie you've been waiting for In 47 Met […]
Today in ridiculous ways people spend their money, a gym in the UK is offering napping classes for adults who don't get enough sleep. Yes, this is a class where you pay to sleep in a room with a bunch of strangers for 45 minutes. The 60-minute class at David Lloyd Clubs is called Napercise. It starts and finishes with a series of tension-releasing stret […]
When it comes to United States Senate email accounts, you'd think the powers that be would enact a basic security feature that even Yahoo Mail and AOL have down. Shocker: You would be wrong. SEE ALSO: The best thing you can do to protect yourself from hackers As an April 20 open letter from Oregon Senator Ron Wyden makes clear, Senate email accounts la […]
PSA: The Taco Bell test kitchen — a magical mystery land for fast food lovers — is opening its doors to the public. That means you — yes, you — can book a reservation to dine at the very same test kitchen that thought a fried chicken taco was a good idea. Image: taco bellStarting May 5, the fast food retailer will work with OpenTable to book 32 guests for […]
If there's a major takeaway from Nintendo's latest earnings report, it's this: the Switch is #2. Nintendo reported 2.74 million sales between the console's March 3 launch through March 31, the end of the company's 2016 fiscal year. There's also a forecast for 10 million more sales through the end of the 2017 fiscal year. SEE ALS […]
If actress Emilia Clarke is only taking on projects shrouded in secrecy, she certainly knows how to pick 'em. The 30-year-old actress will soon return to our TVs as aspiring queen Daenerys Targaryen, but she's also up to her eyes in unshareable secrets about the untitled Han Solo project. SEE ALSO: 'Game of Thrones’ fans need to enroll in this […]
File this one under "this shouldn't be a big deal, but..." AMC-backed streaming service Sundance Now has given its first ever straight-to-series order to The Chances, a show centered around two best friends: Kate (Shoshannah Stern), who is adjusting to being newly engaged, and Michael (Josh Feldman), who is attempting to move on from his ex-b […]
Amazon Echo and Google Home are duking it out for the crown as the top smart home hub in homes everywhere, making Alexa and Assistant household names — but a very familiar ringer might soon enter the competition: the OG AI assistant herself, Siri. Apple's been rumored to have its own smart home speaker hub in development since last year, when multiple […]
The rumors that Amazon is working on a version of its Echo smart speaker that has a display have been swirling for about a year, but nothing has come to fruition yet. Now, just a day after Amazon launched the Amazon Echo Look, a variant of the Echo with a built-in camera, CNET reports the company might launch the screen-equipped Echo in May. SEE ALSO: Amaz […]