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Banish These 3 Foods From Your Diet for Healthy Skin

If you’ve ever dealt with eczema, then you know that the itchiness can often seem unbearable, and the irritation that stems from it can be both …

Free Radicals

Senate Showdown Nears as Democrats Prepare to Filibuster Gorsuch

<b>Click on the 'Listen' button above to hear this interview.</b><p>In 2013, Senate Democrats were tired of the GOP-minority coalition stalling votes on President Barack Obama’s nominees. They went so far as to invoke what is known as the "nuclear option" by eliminating the 60 vote requirement that had …

Sir Peter Westmacott Says Donald Trump Playing 'Dangerous Games' With GCQH Wiretapping Claims

'A gift to our enemies they could only dream of.'<p>A former British ambassador to the US has warned the White House it is playing a “dangerous game” …

TLC are playing their first ever UK show

TLC may be the most successful American girl group of all time, but they’ve strangely never played a show in the UK. All that is set to change later this year, however, as they touch down in London for a performance at Camden Koko on May 9.<p>It’s been 15 years since the R&B group released their last …

Graham Swift: ‘As a novelist, I’m in for the long haul’

I share my name with an aerobatic bird that can transect a whole summer sky in seconds. A swift is so equipped for speed that it can scarcely cope with being stationary. I once came across one that had somehow crash-landed on a lawn and, with its tiny legs and long encumbering wings, couldn’t …

Literature

Logan review – Hugh Jackman's Wolverine enters a winter of X-Men discontent

Superpowers are one thing, but no-one said they were immortal. What happens when superheroes get old? Actually, what happens when, like many non-superheroes, they arrive at late middle-age without a partner, in ill health, and with an ageing parent to look after? Or parent-figure anyway. You find …

Comics

The British government is future-proofing its budget by hiking taxes on the self-employed

The UK government has made a statement about the future of work. It expects that the growth of the “gig economy,” and with it the rise in self-employment, could blow a hole in the budget thanks to smaller tax collections.<p>In the UK, self-employed workers pay less in national insurance—a tax that …