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Barnier tells Britain to stop playing Brexit hide and seek

The EU’s chief Brexit negotiator on Saturday called on Britain to stop playing “hide and seek” and decide on a realistic exit policy, as the two …

United Kingdom

How Corbyn could become prime minister – and keep us in the EU

Unhappy Brexiteers could yet force an October general election, and open the way for the Labour leader to reshape Brexit<p>The idea that the British people are on the brink of “liberation” from the European Union is starting to look very odd indeed. The evidence increasingly suggests that by the …

United Kingdom

'Wolf-like' creature shot near Montana ranch puzzles experts

Bizarre theories have circulated online that it could be a werewolf or relative of Bigfoot<p><b>US wildlife experts are baffled by a "wolf-like" animal that was killed by a Montana farmer.</b><p>The rancher near the town of Denton shot the creature last week when it came within several hundred metres of his …

Wildlife

There’s a rat in this Brexit heist movie. Who could it be, Boris?

Accusations are beginning to fly among the co-conspirators. No wonder the foreign secretary needs his jet plane<p>Occasionally it feels like metaphors are our last great manufacturing industry. On Tuesday Theresa May visited the Chelsea Flower Show, where she was shown a cowpat, which she pronounced …

Boris Johnson

Five Times Brexit Proved More Difficult Than Leave Campaigners Thought

Who knew it would be this difficult...(apart from Remain voters)<p>CharlieAJA via Getty Images<p>The brains behind the Vote Leave campaign this week …

United Kingdom

Why have big cats evolved but not big dogs?

Sure, Great Danes are big, but they’re no Siberian tiger.<p>Big cats mostly hunt alone and rely on a short burst of speed to catch their prey, and …

Pets

The EU's right to say Britain is 'chasing a fantasy'. That's all Brexit ever was

Brexiteers such as Dominic Cummings promised a new Jerusalem. But they never reckoned with reality, and now it’s biting<p>“Fantasy” is the right word for British politics as spring sputters into summer, with Brexit’s chariot hurrying near. Not the good kind, mind you. Rather than a pleasant daydream, …

United Kingdom

Carney warns on 'disorderly Brexit' fallout

<b>The Bank of England governor has said a "disorderly" Brexit could delay rises in interest rates as the Bank would be obliged to act to shore up the economy.</b><p>Mark Carney made clear what he described as a "sharp Brexit" could mean a reassessment of whether an interest rate rise is imminent.<p>And …

Interest Rates

After today's revelation, we can't deny it any longer: the price of Brexit will be the NHS

Anyone wanting a dagger to plunge into the Government’s Brexit policy can find a freshly sharpened one courtesy of the Institute for Fiscal Studies …

United Kingdom

The Van Driver Being Put Out Of Business By Brexit

23 May 2018, 12:15<p>This van driver gave a fascinating insight into how Brexit will affect business in Britain - leading some Brexiteers to admit they …

United Kingdom

The Cuban Mop: The Near Perfect Cleaning Tool You’ve Never Heard of (and How to Use It)

When it comes mops, I have a hate-hate relationship. Either I struggle to wield the heft of rope mops or find myself searching in vain for matching …

San Francisco

Whisperings in Westminster tell me that both parties are due to change their Brexit strategies this week

Something’s going on in each of the two main parties when it comes to Brexit.<p>On the one hand, Michel Barnier, the EU’s chief Brexit negotiator, said …

United Kingdom

Can You Vape to Death?

I never thought I’d see the day, but vaping—the bejeweled fedora of nicotine delivery methods—is starting to seem a lot less ridiculous. Or, at …

Public Health

'Introvert Hangovers' Are a Thing. Here's The Best Way to Deal With Them

Please don't talk to me today.<p>If you identify as more of an introvert than an extrovert, you'll know that means you are more energised by spending …

Self-improvement

Brexit realists take control as May slaps down Rees-Mogg

The prime minister finally gave the arch-Brexiter MP a dressing down last week as she took on the cabinet’s Leavers<p>It was the moment that pro-Remain Conservative MPs had been longing for, but feared would never happen – when the prime minister cut the arch-Brexiter Jacob Rees-Mogg down to size. One …

United Kingdom

10 Veggies Anyone Can Grow On Their Own

Early spring is a great time to start a garden, even if you’ve never planted a single seed before. Not only can cool-weather gardening result in …

Gardening

427 Genius Ways To Make Everything You Own Look More Expensive

As my mother always said: "Fake it 'til you make it."

Christmas Trees

You’ve heard of mindfulness, now meet its young cousin sophrology

A modern blend of yoga, Zen Buddhism, hypnosis and psychology, it’s huge elsewhere in Europe and on its way to the UK<p>Mindfulness is the tried-and-tested tool of our times for anxiety, depression, chronic pain, addiction and more, but what if it’s not your thing? For those too twitchy to sit still …

Meditation

Bill Gates Is Confused About Donald Trump's Third-Person Psychological Tic

A video obtained by MSNBC aired Thursday revealed the immensely awkward relationship between wannabe billionaire President Donald Trump and actual …

Donald Trump

New York Lawyer Who Ranted at Restaurant Staff for Speaking Spanish Is Now Facing a Complaint

(NEW YORK) — A lawyer who threatened to call immigration enforcement on restaurant workers who angered him by speaking Spanish has had a complaint …

Human Rights

How to instantly tell if someone is attracted to you, according to science

How can you tell if someone is attracted to you? Never mind advice columns in glossy magazines or picking off flower petals, just listen to the findings of this new psychological study on attraction and behavior.<p>The research, published this week in the journal Psychological Bulletin, has conducted …

InterAct

Getting Every Last Drop of Product Out of a Bottle, and Other PVC Hacks

My value of what I'd later learn was called "industrial design" was formed early on. At 14 I started working in a restaurant owned by a hands-on …

DIY

How to pay off your loans using the 'debt snowflake' method

If you’re one of millions of Americans struggling to pay off loans, the “debt snowflake” method can help you save big by saving small.<p>Student Loan Hero writer Kat Tretina says she used the method to pay off $35,000 in student loans four years early.<p>“The debt snowflake focuses on very, very small …

Personal Finance

Immigration has been good for Britain. It’s time to bust the myths

Migrants create jobs rather than take them. Far from squeezing hospitals and schools, they subsidise and staff them. The real damage is caused by austerity<p>Cut the niceties. Skip the jargon. Let us speak the plain truth, however ugly. What is driving this country headlong into a chaotic and …

United Kingdom

How much the average person in 40 different countries takes home after taxes

The salary you negotiate isn't the amount you end up receiving in your paychecks. The primary reason: taxes.<p>It is well known that every country has a different corporate tax rate, but each one also has different tax rates for individuals. CapRelo published a study on tax rates and take home …

European Travel

PicoBrew moves beyond beer to tackle coffee, kombucha and more

You've got to hand it to PicoBrew: The company is ambitious, if nothing else. After years of trying to perfect an automated, counter-top beer brewing machine, it's branching out to other beverages. In fact, it's basically branching out into all beverages -- at least all the ones you would call …

Coffee

What makes a man attractive? Hint: Look at his limbs

A man may be attractive because of his curly, blond hair or slick pin-striped suit, but strip everything away and one luring—maybe evolutionary—piece …

Blond Hair

Watch How 2 of the World’s Great Chefs Grill Steak

David Kinch and Carlo Mirarchi explain their rustic approaches to cooking beef over fire and we tell you where to get aged beef for home grilling.<p>In …

BBQ

A tiny satellite bound for Mars just snapped a photo of Earth that will make you feel puny and insignificant

• <b>When NASA launched its InSight Mars lander on May 5, it also sent along two small, identical satellites, collectively called Mars Cube One.</b>• <b><br>One of the</b> …

Space

David Miliband is back – and mapping the only sane path towards Brexit

Theresa May must show some guts – and join the former Labour MP in calling for membership of the European Economic Area<p>When David Miliband fled to New York to run the International Rescue Committee, he cannot have imagined his old country would be most in need of his services. Britain now needs all …

United Kingdom