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Police recover stolen Picasso painting in undercover sting in Istanbul

Turkish police have recovered an original painting by the Spanish artist in an operation targeting alleged art thieves, state media says<p>Turkish police have recovered an original painting by the Spanish artist Pablo Picasso in an undercover operation in Istanbul, state-run Anatolia news agency …

Someone published thousands of photos of historic US space missions — here are some amazing ones

The 9,200 high-resolution images posted to the Project Apollo Archive were taken during every manned mission to the moon, both on the way there and back.<p>These aren't just photos of the moon's surface either. The entire film reels were uploaded so you can see the blurry outtakes along with some …

What I Learned While Wearing a Heart Monitor

At rest, I could feel my heart pounding out a double beat. It felt like falling in love, only I wasn’t.<p>My cardiologist explained that one of my heart’s lower chambers — a ventricle — sometimes pumped when it shouldn’t, causing a sensation of an overly strong double beat. “I’m 99.9 percent certain …

Using a Mobile Phone Camera Sensor with a Nikon F DSLR Lens

I always tell people that the problem with phone cameras is the lenses. This isn’t a thesis that is easy to test because you can’t swap the lens on a …

Police officer's affair with escort led to repeated rape, court told

A married police officer embarked on an affair with a teenage escort that culminated in repeated rape, a court has heard.<p>Sgt Peter Lower, 52, is alleged to have punched and kicked the victim before sexually assaulting and raping her.<p>In one alleged incident in a hotel room Lower is said to have put …

Which One Of Your Chakras Is Most Dominant?

iStock<p>Which one of these images evokes the most emotion?<p>x<p>iStock<p>Are you usually aware of your emotional needs?<p>x<p>s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com<p>What did …

11 Eating Habits That Will Uncover Your Abs

Your six-pack solution is finally here. The video above features the essential exercises guaranteed to blast flab from your belly—no crunches …

Demand for rapeseed oil turns farmers' fields to gold

Number of British farms growing rape increases rapidly as consumers turn to cheaper, healthier alternative to olive oil<p>It is a heart-warming sight that deserves to be bottled. On a sunny May morning in east Suffolk as far as the eye can see, the flat but gently rolling fields are a vibrant shade of …

Farming

6 Foods That Can Make You Happier

<i>By Cynthia Sass, MPH, RD</i><p>I’m a happiness research junkie. I <i>love</i> reading about simple things we can do to elevate mood and boost contentment. Mindfulness meditation, adequate sleep, laughing, volunteering, and spending time with pets (as well as with happy people) all help. And believe it or not, …

Los Angeles

11 Organic Makeup Tutorials to Help Your Beauty Routine Go Au Naturale

As we go on our quest to live healthier lives with organic food, cleaning products and toys for our children, our makeup drawers often get overlooked. But if you truly desire to live an all-natural life, even your beauty products need a makeover. Before you start perusing and balking at the prices …

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Eat These Foods to Banish Every PMS Symptom

Yes, you really can snack your cramps away.<p>With a few easy diet hacks, that time of the month could be your best (and prettiest!) ever. Here, experts reveal the miracle foods that are scientifically proven to reduce the symptoms of PMS.

Wellness

The European Convention on Human Rights

The European Convention on Human Rights is a treaty that was drafted in 1950. Each of the numbered “articles” protects a basic human right. Taken …

Federal Coercion and the EPA’s Clean Power Plan

An obscure provision of the Clean Air Act has become the basis for a sweeping effort to fight climate change. But is it constitutional?<p>When Congress is deadlocked on some urgent issue, such as climate change, presidents often insist that they must be able to act, even if doing so means doing things …

DIY Sweet Italian Turkey Sausage - The Washington Post

Chill the meat grinder parts including the worm (spiral insert in the feed tube), chopping blade and large die in the freezer for at least 1 hour. If using a food processor, chill just the chopping blade. Cut the meat into long strips that will fit easily into the feed tube of the grinder. If using …

Cheese and wine: Eating to stay slim and healthy

Forget fad diets – leading scientist Tim Spector says the key to losing weight and keeping well is to look after your gut. And some of the foods he …

Alice Waters: Chez Panisse lost $40,000 in the first year with $30,000 of wine unaccounted for

The pioneer chef and restaurateur on her ambition to teach America’s children about the politics of food – and the difficulty of cooking Werner Herzog’s shoe<p><b>My earliest memories are of Mother canning fruit</b>, rhubarb and things from our garden. At four, I was in a bathing suit competition at a pool …

Why You Can't Lose Weight -- But Your Best Friend Can -- On The Same Diet

At last a nutrition and weight loss study has revealed what millions of people have already known all too well from personal experience: different folks lose weight at different rates – even when their calorie deficit is the same.<p>“This study is the first time that it has been shown in a laboratory …

Nigel Slater’s homemade pasta recipes

Photograph: Jonathan Lovekin/Observer<p>Nigel Slater’s ravioli of crab and parmesan recipe.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/5/12/1431422909052/b829cf46-dcaf-4eef-a729-e782e4f0bc76-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Jonathan Lovekin/Observer<p>Nigel Slater’s ravioli of crab and …

The High-Protein Snack You're Not Eating—But Should Be

More than seven grams per serving? Sign us up!<p>Jerky: It's not just for meatheads anymore. "For years, it was seen as a bodybuilder's food, and not a very good one," says Keri Gans, R.D., author of <i>The Small Change Diet</i>. But today's dehydrated meats have gone upscale, with hormone-free beef, turkey, …

Carbohydrates

A Healthy Diet Helps Preserve Memory & Thinking Skills, As You Age

Eating healthy is known to have a whole bunch of health benefits that will not only help you now, but also as you grow older. According to a new …

Nutrition

44 Healthy Low-Carb Foods That Taste Incredible

Cutting carbs can have impressive benefits. It has been shown to cause a significant reduction in hunger levels (1). This tends to lead to …

Gordon Ramsay pays restaurant boss £2.7m shares

Strong trading in London and Las Vegas narrow operating losses for star chef<p>Gordon Ramsay served up £2.7m in shares to Stuart Gillies, the managing director of his restaurant group, last year, writes Christopher Williams.<p>Mr Gillies, formerly a senior chef in the Ramsay empire, received half the …

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