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St George's Day: Bid to ban roses at Stockport market before election 'as they look like Labour logo'

A council has attempted to prevent market traders from giving out red roses for St George's Day for fear it could be seen as a Labour endorsement, it has been claimed.<p>Stallholders at Stockport Market were reported warned by officials that the flowers, which are also used in the political party's …

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Manchester

Greater Manchester Marathon course was 380m short, says measuring body

<b>Three years of Greater Manchester Marathon times have been declared invalid after the course was found to be 380m too short.</b><p>The mistake, caused by a measuring error, affects about 24,000 runners who competed in 2013, 2014 and 2015.<p>UK Athletics will not now recognise times from those races, but the …

London Marathon

456M Is V12 Grand Touring Excellence In Elegantly Understated Costume

The 456 used to be the fastest four-seater in the world when it came out in early ’90s and Maranello’s second most powerful road car after the F40. …

Supercars

8 Foods That Will Help You Get a Better Night's Sleep

You've brewed countless cups of chamomile, taken your fair share of restorative yoga classes, and even tried to shut the lights off just a little bit earlier. After all, quality z's affect everything from your eating habits to your immune system—and we doubt you have time to be bogged down by a …

Posted Wow These Nice Luxury Apartments Will Really Clean Up The LES to Gothamist

<i> Rendering of really cool glass apartment building—note that the Marta Valle High School's fenced in parking lot/playground on the northwest corner</i> …

Manhattan

Guide: Diary of a Superyacht Project

When you consider the scale and complexity of today’s custom-build superyachts, it is a wonder they ever make it off the drawing board. A one hundred …

Bentley Continental GT long-term test review: a stylish match for Porsche?

We’re at the mid-point of our time with the 2013 pre-owned Continental GT and everything is going swimmingly, except for two rather important matters.<p>…

Bentley Motors

The artist who did the The Beatles' 'Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band' album jacket has created a pop-art Bentley

The brightly-colored droptop will head to auction at the Goodwood Festival of Speed on June 24, where Bonhams will sell it to the highest bidder to benefit the Care2Save Charitable Trust.<p>"I am proud to have been involved with transforming this beautiful car, and have enormous admiration for the …

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Carscoops

| By<p>|<p>ShareRedditPinTweetPlus<p>Popular automotive journalist Chris Harris is going to participate at the 2016 Blancpain Endurance Series, driving a …

Mclaren Revealed Mclaren's Luxury Car

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The Rolls-Royce Nautical Wraith Is a Luxury Yacht Turned Luxury Car

Just don’t actually drive it into the sea.<p>In 2014, Volkswagen Group CEO Wolfgang Dürheimer revealed that “the average Bugatti customer has about 84 cars, 3 jets and 1 yacht.” We don’t expect these stats to differ greatly from the average Rolls-Royce customer, who might appreciate the easy …

Volkswagen

This is the fastest Bentley the luxury car maker has ever built

The Continental GT "Black Edition" now enjoys 633 horsepower and a healthy reserve of torque, enough to pull the stately British grand tourer to an impressive 206 mph, according to Bentley.<p>It will reportedly also do the sprint to 60 mph in under 4 seconds.<p>The new Black Edition also allows for …

Automotive Design

This Marxist Mercedes Knock-Off Was China's Ultimate Luxury Car

Cars like this explain why communism failed.<p>It's not often you find a car Jay Leno's never heard of, but there's a first time for everything. In this case, it's a1978 Hongqi CA770.<p>If you've never heard of it either, that's not surprising. It's a Chinese-built limousine used to transport …

Jay Leno

2018 Best Luxury Cars 2017-2018: The Best and the Rests | Editors' Choice

Compare<p>Although the ILX is basically a Honda Civic, it is a really nice Civic, featuring an interior with upgraded materials.<p>Editors' Choice<p>Compare<p>Blending comfort, technology, and spirited handling into a three-row crossover is no easy feat, but the MDX manages to pull it off with ease.<p>Compare<p>If …

Honda Civic

Bentley's Newest Luxury - A Holographic Butler In Your Car

Aston Martin's boss on the secrets to the luxury car brand's success

With a blueprint to create 1,000 new jobs, introduce a slew of technology-laden models and create a second manufacturing site, luxury sports car maker Aston Martin claims to be accelerating away from its ill-performing balance sheet.<p>It’s “pretty ballsy”, says its chief executive of 18 months and …

6 Places to Score Free Beauty Samples When You Don't Have Money

"My favorite word is 'free.'"<p>So you're dying to try the latest face wash, lipstick, or hair mousse, but dropping hard-earned $$ on a whole bottle of the stuff before you're even sure that it works can seem a little cray, right?<p>Enter these super-generous sampling programs at department stores like …

Beauty

This Clever Feeding System Lets Indoor Cats 'Hunt' for Their Food

Inside every lazy indoor cat beats the heart of a hunter. That’s why Liz Bales, a Philadelphia-based veterinarian, created the NoBowl Feeding System, …

El Niño

If Cat Ladies Were Renaissance Portraits

Our fondness for feline photos will never be satisfied, thanks to the photographers in our community who continue to share their fantastic cat photos …

Feline

The 21 best places to retire in the world

Switzerland topped the list this year as the best place to retire.Flickr / Moyan Brenn<p>If you're looking to settle down soon, you may want to reconsider sunny Florida, serene Cape Cod, or any other retirement hot spot in the US.<p>For the third year in a row, the US barely made it into the top 20 of …

Extreme Sports

Is This Weird Vegetable Part Going To Be The Next Kale?

Introducing the BroccoLeaf, a waste part of broccoli repackaged for your superfood consuming convenience.<p>People started predicting peak kale in 2012. The number of farms growing the leafy green had more than doubled; <i>Bon Appetit</i> named it the Year of Kale. But we keep eating more. Sales went up …

Nutrition

How Princess Reema Is Opening Doors For Women In Saudi Arabia

In a country where women can’t legally take the wheel of a car, one leader is finding creative ways to offer them other means of control.<p>“She comes from a country where women can’t drive, can’t go outside, can’t go to restaurants, can’t socialize, can’t, can’t, can’t . . .”<p>This is how Her Royal …

A Fat-Burning Gene May Help Weight Loss

A Holy Grail of fat—one that can turn more quickly into energy and melt away without building up in those unwanted bulges—is actually backed by some …

A New Technology Makes Sugar Twice As Sweet, So You Can Eat Half As Much

Trick your tongue into thinking you’re having a much sweeter treat that isn’t nearly as bad for you.<p>Maybe you won’t actually have to give up your Twinkie habit to lose weight. New food technology makes ordinary sugar twice as sweet–so food tastes exactly the same with half the calories, and without …

Diabetes

Stephen Hawking has found a way to escape black holes

Professor Stephen Hawking has proposed a new solution for how information might be able to escape a black hole.<p>The problem has confounded physicists …

The World's Best-Designed Hotels 2015

This stately barrier-island resort has hosted a few <i>Downton Abbey</i>-themed weekends, and no wonder: Even if the exterior of the main building is …

22 Poached Egg Recipes for Any Meal

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