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The Food52 Spring Cheat Sheet

<i>Spring is here! Let's gear up for the new season together.</i><p>We've all waited out a long, cold winter. So this year, as everything around us begins to defrost, we're celebrating the turning of the seasons every way we know how: by hosting picnics, gathering as much market produce as we can, getting …

Spring Cleaning

Doctors May Not Be Able to Tell When Dick Cheney Actually Dies

Baltimore, Maryland -- Researchers at The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine announced today that former Vice President Dick Cheney is so morally decayed it may be impossible to discern when his few remaining human components cease functioning. According to the findings, nearly every sign of …

The big energy problem that happens while you’re sleeping

When we were young, our mothers would tell us to turn off the lights before going to bed. But our mothers’ best efforts to encourage conservation at …

How to Always Be Getting Smarter

The incredible value of constant experimentation.<p>As we do new things, we always want to make sure we're doing things that help the business and not hurt. We may have a feeling of intuition that something may be successful, but how do you really know?<p>We run experiments. For example, maybe I believe …

What the big money is betting on in 2014

What does 2014 hold for financial markets? The world’s biggest money managers are making some bold bets for the New Year, according to a new …

7 Steps to Mindfully Manifest Your Goals

As a mind-body therapist and an international trainer I've helped thousands of patients and workshop participants learn how to mindfully access their core creativity and manifest their goals. Mindfulness is a powerful tool that can help one go beyond their fears and resistances to tap into their …

Doodling

Going Paperless: Answers to Your Questions on Paperless Lifestyle

First, let me say thank you to everyone who asked questions. There were 28 questions and I’ve tried to answer them all below, and it has made for an …

Tottenham eye 2017 stadium switch as Daniel Levy defends summer spending and Tim Sherwood role

Tottenham have announced they could leave White Hart Lane for a new stadium in three years, with Wembley mooted as a possible stop-gap contender<p><b>Tottenham</b> have not ruled out finding a temporary home as part of the move into a new stadium they hope to complete in 2017.<p>The intention is to stay at …

Chelsea Plan Crucial Summer Bayern Munich Raid

<i>Stamford Bridge side push on with efforts to land Allianz Arena forward</i>.<p>Chelsea’s ongoing search for fresh striking options will see the Blues make a …

Tim Sherwood heads for Tottenham exit despite 'business as usual' claim

Tim Sherwood is expected to be replaced as the manager of Tottenham Hotspur in the summer, despite his insistence that it is "business as usual" at the club.<p>Sherwood, who took over from André Villas-Boas in December on an 18-month deal, is widely expected to leave at the end of the season, with the …

Mark Zuckerberg on Facebook Home, Money, and the Future of Communication | WIRED

FACEBOOK<p>As caretaker of a service with a billion users, Mark Zuckerberg is used to sparking protest. Any time his company releases a new product, …

Users blast LinkedIn for falsely implying that friends and colleagues have accounts

Nowadays, plenty of companies will — with permission — scan your contacts to find people you know already using their app or service. But LinkedIn may be taking things a step too far; users have complained about the company's "people you may know" section listing contacts who aren't even on the …

Nationwide and Halifax agree: house prices are growing fast

Nationwide and Halifax have both published house price indices last week which, despite disagreement over what happened in March (Nationwide says prices went up by 0.4%, while Halifax insists they went down), both show strong year-on-year growth.<p>The indices are based on mortgages the lenders have …

Attorney general resists call to protect witnesses from court cross-examination

Dominic Grieve QC, the attorney general, has resisted calls for young and vulnerable witnesses to be cross-examined by a judge rather than several barristers to avoid aggressive courtroom questioning .<p>The proposal was made in an article for the Guardian by Sir Keir Starmer QC, the former director …

Derby County make official complaint to Football League over unpaid £85,000 bill from rivals Nottingham Forest

Two clubs are rowing over a payment related to ticket money from their meeting at the iPro Stadium last month<p>Derby County have made an official complaint to the Football League over an unpaid £85,000 bill from bitter rivals Nottingham Forest.<p><i>Telegraph Sport</i> understands the two clubs are rowing over …

Hull City fans vote narrowly in favour of changing club name to Tigers

Hull City's owner, Assem Allam, has achieved a hollow victory in his quest to change the club's name to Hull Tigers after a narrow majority backed the proposal in a ballot of season-ticket holders.<p>Although 2,565 supporters backed "Yes to Hull Tigers with the Allam family continuing to lead the …

Southampton confirm Jay Rodriguez's knee injury will keep England World Cup hopeful out six months

Jay Rodriguez ruptured his anterior cruciate knee ligament against Manchester City on Saturday and faces six months out, Southampton have …

Mob In Ukraine Seizes Provincial Building, Declares Independence

Pro-Russian separatists who seized a provincial building in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk have reportedly declared an independent "people's republic" in a move that echoes events leading to last month's secession of Crimea.<p>You can see video of the scuffle between police and protesters that …