The Health Service Executive has today provided copies of two previously unpublished reports to the families of service users affected by failures in the foster care system in the Waterford region over a prolonged period of time.
A man has been sentenced to life in prison for murdering a man with an axe during an argument over a pedigree chihuahua, while a second man has been remanded in custody and will be sentenced next Monday for manslaughter.
Former prime minister John Major has warned the British government against peddling an "over-optimistic" view of Brexit - and urged ministers to show "a little more charm" in forthcoming EU negotiations.
Minister for Health Simon Harris has said he hopes the process to determine if the cystic fibrosis drug Orkambi can be covered by the Health Service Executive can be concluded within a period of weeks.
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.
I bought a new Lodge cast iron pizza pan and this recipe and several others were included in the packaging. These potatoes are flavorful and delicious hot or cold. Great as a side with grilled meats. -- posted by PsychRN
These savory muffins are great for a quick breakfast, brunch or as a side with soup or a salad. They freeze well, I pop one in the microwave for 1 minute and have a quick breakfast on the go. -- posted by PsychRN
I only had so much time to make dinner one night, and forgot to run to store. So I whipped this up and the kids now request it every time. Im sure you can use any sauce and ravioli. -- posted by Chelly L.
Roborace, Formula E's long-developing autonomous racing series, just unveiled its first self-driving race car at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. It's called the Robocar, and it doesn't look like anything we've ever seen before. If the appearance is jarring, just consider how much space you save when there's no need for a cockpit […]
Strong, thick digital ink lines give Robert Generette III's sports figures shape, while comic book-bright colors bring them to life. They’re not just sketches on an Instagram feed, but bodies in motion, pitching, shooting baskets, running, punching, yelling. Often at full-tilt. This is sports as it should be depicted and as masters like the late LeRoy […]
George W. Bush is back, baby. The 43rd president of the United States had his fun playing with ponchos at Trump's inauguration, but now it's time to get down to business. On Monday, Bush visited NBC’s Today and publicly took a side in Trump's war against the media. And FYI, Trump — he chose the media. SEE ALSO: The media's subtle way of […]
A cosmic jellyfish floats through the sea in a new video from an underwater robotic craft tasked with exploring the deep ocean off the coast of American Samoa and Samoa. The Okeanos Explorer ship — operated by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) — caught sight of the jellyfish on Feb. 21 during a dive in the Utu seamount, a previously […]
The year is 2017Moonlight is Best Picture and Disney cartoons have innocent glimpses of same-sex couples. All is well. Well, for these two things, anyway. Star vs. the Forces of Evil airs on Disney XD, and is only the second show in Disney's history to be created by a woman, the first being 1997's Pepper Ann. SEE ALSO: Please: You can come out as […]
Can someone make sure Beyoncé's mom is OK? For some unknown reason Tina Knowles Lawson, also known as the creator Beyoncé and Solange, started streaming a live video on her Instagram account earlier today. While celebrities are no stranger to holding live streams on the platform, it seemed like Lawson had no idea she was filming herself. SEE ALSO: Watch […]
A new donation platform helps people turn a moment of rage into charitable giving, simply by replying to an infuriating tweet. Trigger, an amazingly passive-aggressive Twitter-based app, lets you react to hostile social media posts in a positive, productive way. Creator Isaac Alfton said the app provides social media users with a sort of agency whenever the […]
There's no party quite like the after party. Or in this case, three of the biggest Oscars after parties, which featured everything from mini pot pies and Instagram in-jokes to a temporarily missing Casey Affleck. The Oscars mix-up, aka "#envelopegate"—during which La La Land was announced as Best Picture, but Moonlight actually won—didn' […]
Hugh Jackman and Patrick Stewart's latest X-Men romp Logan is about as far from conventional superhero fare as it gets. It's a Western, a road movie, a dismal, barren portrait of a world that has stamped out its heroes and left them to rot. In an interview with Mashable, Jackman emphatically stated that he wouldn't even call it a superhero mov […]
Panda sex: It doesn't have to last long. It doesn't have to be good. It just has to happen. That's what matters to Totenko Co., anyways. SEE ALSO: Here's 5 species to celebrate on International Polar Bear Day Totenko is a Tokyo-based restaurant company who's flagship location is "within walking distance" of the Ueno Zoo, a […]