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Support for Brexit falls sharply in Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland would vote overwhelmingly in favour of remaining in the EU if a second referendum was held, a survey has found.<p>The survey comes as the Brexit secretary, David Davis, made a second flying visit to Northern Ireland on Sunday, meeting businesses as part of his cabinet research into …

Northern Ireland

Cyclists tried to scare cougar but it attacked, killing 1

SEATTLE (AP) — The two mountain bikers did what they were supposed to do when they noticed a mountain lion tailing them on a trail east of Seattle.<p>They got off their bikes. They faced the beast, shouted and tried to spook it. After it charged, one even smacked the cougar with his bike, and it ran …

Wildlife

These are the 10 most popular European holiday destinations this summer

And the cheapest times to travel there...<p>If you're one of those last-minute holiday planners who's still working out just where to go in Europe this …

European Travel

Tom Kerridge's sizzling summer barbecue recipes

The British weather can certainly be hit and miss, so I realise I’m being super-positive in thinking that we are going to have brilliant barbecue conditions this summer. The first May bank holiday was a scorcher across most of the country, and my fingers are crossed for a repeat performance next …

Barbecue Recipes

Grilled Tequila-Lime Shrimp Recipe

"Lime and tequila-marinated shrimp grilled on skewers make an easy appetizer to enjoy all summer."<p>Ingredients<p>2 tablespoons lime juice<p>2 tablespoons …

Grilling

How to Sear Scallops

If you like to incorporate seafood into your weeknight dinners, give scallops a try. You don’t need to wait for an evening at a high-priced …

Cooking

President Buhari's fight to recover Nigeria's stolen assets

For quite some time now, Nigeria has been intensifying efforts to recover stolen state assets from abroad. President Muhammadu Buhari's government …

Africa

Starbucks apologizes to Latino customer for racial slur written on his drink cup

A Latino man says that when he received his drink order at a Starbucks coffee store in a Los Angeles suburb, it came with a racial slur written on it.<p>On a label indicating the customer's name, the word "Beaner" was typed.<p>The incident comes two weeks ahead of Starbucks' planned meeting of staff at …

Coffee

Steak, Malbec, and Tango: The 4-day Weekend in Buenos Aires

Buenos Aires

Don't Tell Anyone, But We Just Had Two Years Of Record-Breaking Global Cooling

<b>Inconvenient Science:</b> NASA data show that global temperatures <i>dropped</i> sharply over the past two years. Not that you'd know it, since that wasn't …

Climate

13 Foods You Should Never Eat If You Don’t Want Cancer

Your diet affects more than just your waistline. Consuming one or more of these foods regularly may increase your risk of cancer.<p>We've long known …

Cancer

RANKED: The 51 best love songs of all time

From modern music magicians like Frank Ocean to classic groups including the Bee Gees and Earth, Wind, and Fire, there are many songs every music aficionado should listen to in their lifetime. But let's focus on the romantic side of musical storytelling. We're here to rank the best love songs ever …

Music

Bodybuilder Mark Robinson Reveals The Protein Powders You Should Never Touch

Let's get this point straight off the bat. Protein supplements should be treated as a supplement, they certainly do not replace a healthy diet. When …

Nutrition

Countries must compete for migrant workers to boost their economies

Politicians and the media expend inordinate amounts of energy debating migration, often using nativist, populist and xenophobic rhetoric. This is …

Africa

4 officials of Ghana Museum suspended for allegedly squandering GHc2.5m

Four top officials of the Ghana Museums and Monuments Board (GMMB) have been asked to proceed on indefinite leave.

Museums

Government paid me without any work done - Blakofe

header() --><p>Entertainment of Wednesday, 9 May 2018<p><b>Source:</b> Attractivemustapha.com<p>play videoBlakofe<p>Oheneba Akua Manfo, popularly known as Akua Blakofe …

Africa

Scientists Warn That Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano Could Erupt 'Ballistic Rocks'

Geologists are warning that Hawaii's Kilauea volcano — which has been belching toxic gas and oozing lava into a residential area for the past week — could erupt explosively in the coming weeks.<p>The possibility of such a sudden eruption will increase as lava flows from Kilauea's summit crater down …

Geology

Mexico ramps up deportation checkpoints close to its own southern border

Mexico has reportedly dedicated more resources to protecting its own southern border from illegal immigration into the country.<p>A bus driver, Gustavo Rivera, who shuttles passengers between Mexico’s southeastern border and the city of Tapachula in the Mexican state of Chiapas, said there has …

Immigration

Nordstrom Rack apologizes after employees call police on black teenagers who were shopping for prom

Nordstrom Rack has apologized after some of its employees called the police on three black teens for suspected shoplifting.<p>As it turns out, the teens were simply trying to shop for prom.<p>What are the details of the incident?<p>The incident occurred at a Brentwood, Missouri, store Thursday.<p>Employees …

Nordstrom Rack

The 10 Best Meatless Pasta Recipes You Need to Know

Whether you're vegetarian or just searching for more dinner options that are meatless, pasta is always a great answer. Since it's really a blank …

Cooking

Dearth of skilled workers pushes up wage growth

Workers in the UK benefited from a sharp increase in pay growth in April, according to a survey of the recruitment industry.<p>For both permanent and temporary workers, pay growth picked up “sharply” in April, according to research from the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC).<p>On an index …

Labor Economics

Cancer warnings to be served up with coffee in California

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Starbucks Corp and other roasters and retailers must serve up a cancer warning with coffee sold in California, a Los Angeles judge has ruled.<p>Superior Court Judge Elihu Berle in a ruling published on Monday said that Starbucks and other coffee sellers did not show that the …

Coffee

Rising Africa Debt Distress Risks Economic Recovery, IMF Says

Sub-Saharan African nations affected by increasing public-debt levels and non-performing loans must take action to address rising vulnerability, the …

Economics

The Brexit deal will be a mess. In the end its cheerleaders will abandon it

At some point, we will need new words for “remainers” and “leavers”. They are legacy terms from a one-off campaign that will, on Brexit day, become obsolete. Does remain then become rejoin? Will leavers turn into stay-outers? Or perhaps the labels will outlive their original function. It happens. …

United Kingdom

An Ethiopia-backed port is changing power dynamics in the Horn of Africa

When Eritrea gained its independence from Ethiopia in 1993, Ethiopia became landlocked and therefore dependent on its neighbors—especially Djibouti—for access to international markets. This dependency has hampered Ethiopia’s aspiration to emerge as the uncontested regional power in the Horn of …

Africa

Stop Overthinking Your Marinades

No matter what your local Grilling Enthusiast Bro says, marinade mixology ain’t rocket science. At a bare minimum, all you need is a good bit of …

BBQ

Weird but true: Orbits of Jupiter and Venus affect Earth’s climate, new study says

Who knew? The orbits of planets hundreds of millions of miles away can change weather patterns here on Earth.<p>Every 405,000 years, gravitational tugs from the planets Jupiter and Venus gradually affect Earth's climate and life forms, according to a new study published Monday.<p>In fact, this pattern …

Climate Change

West Africa: Fulani conflict getting worse

Whether in Mali, Niger or Nigeria, the nomadic Fulani herders often find themselves in conflict with farmers over scarce resources. But there is more …

Africa

The Last Time Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide Was This High Humans Didn't Exist

In 2013, atmospheric carbon dioxide broke 400 parts per million for the first time in human history. Just a year later, atmospheric carbon dioxide …

Climate Change

Corn Oil Vs. Canola Oil

Corn oil and canola oil are both pleasant-tasting oils used in cooking, frying and in salad dressings and marinades. Corn oil is made from corn …

Nutrition