Judith Kwarteng

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Volkswagen C.E.O. Martin Winterkorn Resigns Amid Emissions Scandal

FRANKFURT — Martin Winterkorn resigned as chief executive of Volkswagen on Wednesday, taking responsibility for an emissions cheating scandal that has gravely damaged the carmaker’s reputation.<p>“As C.E.O., I accept responsibility for the irregularities that have been found in diesel engines,” Mr. …

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10 Extraordinary Travel Photos by Roger Stonehouse

Authentic, vivid, raw travel photography that captures the essence of a place without sugarcoating it is more difficult to come by than you might think, but Roger Stonehouse has mastered the art.<p>His photos--including his very popular 'Punk and Monk' image of a young monk and his friend (possibly …

Dinner For Mom: 5 Easy Recipes Even the Kids Can Make

Let mom kick back while you make an amazing meal tonight. These recipes are so easy, even the kids can make them (with a little help from dad).<p><b>1. Easy Thai Shrimp Curry</b><p>Sweet, plump shrimp are simmered in a rich and fragrant coconut sauce infused with store-bought Thai Green Curry Paste. Serve with …

America’s Witness by John L Williams review – the unusual life of Eartha Kitt

An absorbing biography of the versatile singer and actor who strived to transcend her fractured background<p>Eartha Kitt is probably best known today as the performer of an enduring Christmas hit, Santa Baby. To those of an older generation, she was Catwoman from the enjoyably camp TV version of …

Grab a GIF from a video with new YouTube GIF creator

Instantly create and share a looping clip from your favourite YouTube video with the new tool.<p>YouTube now has a GIF creator, and if there's one thing my mama taught me, it's never look a GIF horse in the mouth. (She loves puns, what can I say?)<p>Using the new tool on the Google-owned video site, you …

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5 Rules for Pairing Wine With Food

<i>Today, Guest editor Mimi Thorisson is sharing</i> <i>her favorite ways to enjoy Bordeaux wines.</i><p>Acceptable wine pairings have come a long way since James Bond could (almost) spot a traitor by his ineptitude at the table. ("Red wine with fish. Well, that should have told me something.")<p>It seems that these …

31 Delicious Things To Cook In December

The best way to stay warm is to start eating and drinking and never stop.

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The Best Free Workout Videos on YouTube

Now that the holidays are creeping around the corner, you may have to break up with your regularly scheduled sweat sessions, at least temporarily. …

Exercise

Romesco Sauce Makes Everything Taste Better

Romesco sauce. The name sounds fancy and old-world, and I imagine because it’s not rooted in Mexico, like most things I eat, I didn’t really …

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