Javier Ferreri

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5 Things You Should Never Do in a Restaurant

Dining out is meant to be a fun and pleasant experience. We show up, we sit down, we order, we eat, we pay, and we leave. But while that may sound like a rather straightforward experience, there are actually a host of unspoken rules that you really should be playing by.<p><b>Click Here to See All 13</b> …

Struggling Senators searching for answers as slim playoff hopes fade

The Ottawa Senators can't seem to pinpoint what has caused their recent struggles during a slump that has likely taken them out of the mix for a playoff spot in the Eastern Conference.<p>With victories in just two of their last nine games, the Senators (28-27-13) were seven points behind Columbus with …

27 of the Best Chrome Extensions You Should Check out Today

We love the Web. Seriously, we do. But sometimes, achieving what you want is a little harder and takes a little longer than you’d really want. It’s for that reason that we’ve put together a list of 27 of the best Chrome extensions you can find around.<p>We’ve broken them down into groups of a few per …

The American Whiskey Trail: Booming More Than Ever

The last time I traveled to Kentucky was in 2008. I was in graduate school and decided to take a spring break trip along the Bourbon Trail. At the time, I knew very little about Bourbon. I knew that I liked it - and it's fair to say that was all that mattered. I was a die-hard Maker's Mark girl, …

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McDonald's Russia Under Attack: Four Locations Close

<b>Russia</b> continues to slam its ban hammer on Western foods: The country's food safety watch dog agency, has shut down <b>four McDonald's</b> locations in Moscow. According to <b>USA Today</b>, the agency temporarily shuttered the restaurants due to <b>"numerous sanitary violations."</b> The affected locations include the …

How to Get Upgraded on Your Next Flight

The only thing worse than waiting in a security line or a crowded airport terminal is squeezing into a narrow coach seat. Seat 32B, to be exact. As you enter the plane and prepare yourself for the next four hours of misery, you'll probably pass some happier passengers sipping on pre-departure …

British Airways Now Lets You Hold Flights For Three Days, Just In Case You're Super Indecisive

You know that feeling when you're about to book a flight... the price is perfect, but you're not <i>exactly</i> sure if it's the flight for you?<p>British Airways has your back. The airline has launched a new 72-hour "hold fare" option that requires only a $10 deposit, meaning you'll never miss out on a good …

British Muslims blame jihadi subculture after beheading video

LONDON/BAGHDAD (Reuters) - A British Muslim leader called for action on Thursday to tackle a jihadi sub-culture after an Islamic State video showed a suspected Briton beheading U.S. journalist James Foley, held hostage in Syria.<p>In Washington, U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said the threat from …

Thailand coup general Prayuth Chan-ocha named prime minister

<b>Thailand's junta leader Prayuth Chan-ocha has been named the new prime minister of the southeast Asian nation.</b><p>Gen Prayuth, 60, was nominated on Thursday in a legislature hand-picked by the junta and made up of mostly military and police figures.<p>The general was the head of the army when he led a …

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Scottish nationalists look to broaden independence debate beyond currency

EDINBURGH (Reuters) - With less than a month to go until Scotland votes on independence, nationalists are seeking to broaden the debate away from a difficult focus on what currency would be used after breaking from the United Kingdom.<p>First Minister of Scotland Alex Salmond speaks during the opening …

Israeli soccer players attacked by protesters at Austrian friendly

A preseason soccer match in Austria had to be abandoned after pro-Palestinian protesters invaded the pitch and started attacking players from Israeli team Maccabi Haifa.<p>Clashes between a group of youths carrying Turkish and Palestinian flags and the Maccabi team broke out at the end of Wednesday's …

Two killed by car bomb blamed on separatists in southern Thailand

BANGKOK (Reuters) - A car bomb killed at least two people and injured 36 outside a hotel in southern Thailand on Friday, police said, the latest deadly attack in an area plagued by separatist violence for the past decade.<p>Thailand is predominantly Buddhist but parts of the south, in particular the …

Isis militants blow up Jonah's tomb

Islamic State (Isis) militants have blown up a revered Muslim shrine traditionally said to be the burial place of the prophet Jonah in Mosul, residents of the city said.<p>Residents said on Thursday that the militants first ordered everyone out of the Mosque of the Prophet Younis, or Jonah, then blew …

Obama Deploys Troops to Protect Embassy in Iraq, as American and Iranian Officials Meet

President Barack Obama ordered the deployment of up to 275 military personnel “equipped for combat” into Iraq to protect the U.S. embassy in Baghdad …

North Korea's Next Nuclear Test Could Serve as a Regional Tipping Point

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>South Korean President Park Geun-hye warned this week that if North Korea conducts another nuclear …

Girl 'raped by 38 men' in Malaysia

Malaysian police have detained 13 men and are looking for other suspects following allegations that a 15-year-old girl was raped by 38 men in the country's northern region.<p>Astro Awani television and <i>The Star</i> newspaper reported that the assault took place in the northern state of Kelantan on May 20, …

Cops Defend Role Over Pakistan Woman's 'Honor Killing'

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - The lawyer of a Pakistani woman allegedly stoned to death by her own family gave more details of the brutal killing Friday, as authorities scrambled to deal with a surge of international outrage surrounding the case.<p>Farzana Parveen was killed by a mob – including her own …

US 'fully engaged' in case of Sudanese woman sentenced to die for Christian faith

American diplomats are “fully engaged” in the heart-wrenching case of Meriam Ibrahim, a Sudanese woman sentenced to death earlier this month after refusing to renounce her Christian faith, FoxNews.com has learned.<p>Ibrahim, 27, gave birth to a girl early Tuesday at a prison clinic in Omdurman, near …

Persecuted Christians flee Iran, find hope and homes in Germany

Iranian-born Muslims who converted to Christianity are breathing new spiritual life into communities across Germany, where they are fleeing to in increasing numbers to escape persecution back home.<p>Men and women, who have been sentenced to the lash or worse for apostasy - converting from Islam - are …

Tehran ready to offer cash for British embassy attack – but no apology

Iran is prepared to discuss financial compensation for the 2011 attack on the British embassy in Tehran as part of an overall agreement to restore diplomatic relations between the two countries – but it will not offer a formal apology.<p>Majid Takht-Ravanchi, deputy foreign minister for European and …

How to Negotiate Your Salary

One of the best ways to increase your income is through salary negotiations, either when you're first offered the job or during a performance review. …

How to Drink All Night Without Getting Drunk

Jim Koch knows beer. He also knows a beer trick that may change your life.<p>"That guy from the TV commercials!" That's what they call him, either because they don't know his name, or are by now too drunk to remember it. As the co-founder and chairman of the Boston Beer Company, he has appeared in …

If Chicken Were Blue, Would You Still Want To Eat It?

Lawrie Brown, a photographer located on the West Coast, has decided to challenge our taste buds with her latest "Colored Food Series." Set on a table spread that looks like something out of your grandmother's house, Brown took photos of traditional dishes and put an oddly disturbing spin on …

How to Buy Ebooks From Anywhere and Still Read Them All in One Place

Most ebook sellers try to lock you into a particular ecosystem. If you don't mind buying from the same company every time, this isn't too bad, but …

These Are The Only 3 Interview Questions You Need To Prepare For

Bernard Marr, a global enterprise performance expert and a best-selling business author, says in a recent LinkedIn post that preparing for an interview is difficult. "In most cases we practice the answers to a long list of possible questions. The problem is that this can leave you over-prepared, …

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The Three-Step Strategy to Study Hard Without Burning Out

Most of the time I talk about learning better, I try to focus on long-term habits. Build good habits over months and years, and they’ll serve you for …

24 hours in Macau

Just an hour from Hong Kong by high-speed ferry lies the former Portuguese colony of Macau. Its heritage architecture sits easily alongside incense-scented temples and shrines, and the Portuguese spoken by some long-time residents intermingles with local Cantonese and the Mandarin of the crowds …

Delectable: the only wine app you need

In my wine classes, people often ask me, “What’s the best wine app?” I’ve been using wine apps since the early days of the app store and have …

Malaysia Airlines: British ship races to search site as new claims emerge about missing flight

Senior Malaysian official claimed Flight MH370 may have been ‘purposely’ steered around Indonesian airspace in order to avoid radar detection<p>A Royal navy ship was due to arrive in the area where a Chinese ship said it had detected possible “signals” from missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 on …

Chinese tourist and hotel receptionist kidnapped in Malaysia

A Chinese tourist and hotel receptionist have been kidnapped by suspected Filipino insurgents in Malaysia, officials say.<p>Six men armed with pistols are said to have raided the Singamata Reef resort late on Wednesday before fleeing in a speedboat. A police report said the Chinese victim was a …