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London's best restaurants

Long gone are the days when London’s culinary scene was subjected to international scorn. The capital is now home to many of the world’s most innovative and impressive chefs and its restaurants cater to all tastes and budgets with an ever-increasing selection of innovative and interesting …

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Homemade Chicken Nuggets

Watch: 5 Highlights from the Oscars

From Patricia Arquette's impassioned speech to Lady Gaga's Sound of Music tribute.<p>Last night saw Hollywood's finest celebrating the best films of the last 12 months at the Academy Awards and as usual there were plenty of headline-worthy moments. Here are our five highlights from the show; from the …

These Will Be the Biggest Feminist Issues of 2015

Consider it a preview of your newsfeed.<p>Late in 2014, <i>Time</i> published its annual list of words to ban in the coming year. Nestled somewhere between "bae" and "kale" was one that has since been retracted: "feminist," which the magazine now claims was meant as a lighthearted joke (though we were not …

Feminism

NASA wants to build airship cities in the Venus sky

Since Venus is closer to Earth than Mars -- both in size and distance -- it would be a much more convenient candidate for manned exploration. There's just a slight hitch: the average temperature is 850 degrees F, and the atmosphere is 90 times denser than ours. In other words, you'd die in the …

Google announces its self-driving car is now fully functional

Google today announced it has completed the first build of its self-driving vehicle prototype. This is the first fully functional self-driving car from the company.<p>It’s one thing to modify an existing car to give it self-driving capabilities. It’s another thing to build a self-driving car from the …

6 tech trends for 2015 that will change our future

Technology and innovation can be frustrating to watch in action. That’s because there usually isn’t much action — just incremental change with …

Mom Slams Internet for Taking Her Hot Photos Totally Out of Context

Tracy Kiss says her sexy Instagram account is not for revenge on an ex as reported.<p>After having two children, Tracy Kiss decided to post super sexy photos and videos on Instagram and YouTube to motivate herself after workouts. <i>The Mirror</i> found her accounts and reported that Kiss was posting pictures …

In 2050, You Might Want To Be Living In Helsinki

The city and its suburbs are growing, but so is its vision for dense, walkable neighborhoods and car-free transit. It’s a model for the future of urban smart growth.<p>Helsinki already ranks as one of the world’s most livable cities, but by 2050, it may top the list, especially as other cities …

Urban Design

ISIS reportedly selling Christian artifacts, turning churches into torture chambers

The Islamic State is turning Christian churches in Iraq and Syria into dungeons and torture chambers after stripping them of priceless artifacts to sell on the black market, according to reports.<p>Ancient relics and even entire murals are being torn from the houses of worship and smuggled out through …

ISIS’s Harrowing Sexual Violence Toward Yezidi Women Revealed

Militants with the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) have enslaved and sexually brutalized scores of women, selling them into marriage or giving …

The real story behind Santa Claus

<b>(CNN) —</b> Don't tell the kids, but we've got Santa Claus all wrong.<p>Countless Christmas songs tell us that Santa is basically the Judge Judy of juveniles. He decides who's been naughty or nice, and doles out presents or punishments accordingly.<p>But historians say Kris Kringle was originally created to …

The 22 Most Expensive Homes Sold This Year

The most expensive home ever sold in the US hit the record books in 2014, and several famous properties changed hands.<p>From celebrity-owned estates in Los Angeles to sky-high mansions in Manhattan, here are the most expensive homes sold in the US in 2014.<p><i>*Thanks to our astute readers for pointing</i> …

The biggest travel gaffes of 2014

JK Rowling: I can't see why girls fall for Draco Malfoy

The Harry Potter author has revealed that she is 'unnerved' by the 'unhealthy fantasies' over Draco Malfoy from fans<p>Weeks after Harry Potter fans were told a <b>new Draco Malfoy story would appear online</b>, JK Rowling has finally delivered the goods: and with it, her own thoughts about Harry's Hogwarts …

2014's Best Books for Women

<i>by guest blogger Maya Rodale, author of smart and sassy romance novels</i><p>My goal this year was to read 100 books, including everything on my to-be-read (TBR) shelf and all those books I'd bought and forgotten about on my e-reader. Ha! Snort. Like that happened. I blame the people publishing all the …

‘The Grand Canyon? It's nothing special’ – meet the world's grumpiest travellers

Best 50 albums of 2014

From One Direction to Taylor Swift and Future Islands, our countdown of 2014's best 50 albums<p><b>50</b> <b>One Direction</b> Four <br>"Imagine five little English Bruce Springsteens in check shirts, jeans and T-shirts, fists aloft, roaring declarations of lusty young love in the back of an open top car driving through …

Jack White

24 Ways to Make Doing Your Hair Incredibly Easy

From the editors at Cosmo.com, fun and unusual ways to cut down on your styling time.<p><b>1. Make sure your style stays put by flipping the bobby pin over so the wavy side is against your head.</b><p>If you have a hard time keeping your hair in place, try flipping the bobby pin over. The straight side is …