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US sends senior diplomat to Venezuela as political crisis deepens

Thomas Shannon was due to meet government and opposition officials as country is riven by daily food protests and campaign to oust president<p>A senior US diplomat was scheduled to meet Venezuelan officials on Tuesday to jumpstart talks between the normally hostile governments as the socialist-run …

Venezuela

Microcephaly in Brazil: The battle to survive the first year

<b>"I saw my daughter dead in my arms," says Severina Carla da Silva, 32, describing the moment that her six-month-old baby Nivea Heloisa passed out after being breastfed.</b><p>"She became purple, stopped breathing and passed out. Then I remembered how to do cardiac massage and did it. That's how she came …

Galaxy S7 pre-orders rumored to open on Feb. 21, free Gear VR for early shoppers

According to <i>Android World</i>‘s ‘reliable’ sources, Samsung will open pre-orders for the Galaxy S7 on the same day that it announces the device at MWC in Barcelona; February 21. What’s more, it’s claimed that early shoppers who order between Feb 21 and March 10 will receive a free Gear VR …

Articles about 7 little homes london on Dwell.com - Dwell

A bay window build-out helps a turn-of-the-century home look forward.<p>In this series, Sebastian Mariscal designs a home in Venice, California, that brings the outside in. We track the project...<p>Built on the site of a former garage in Islington, an artist and designer's new home cleverly captures …

Watch this artist illustrate Singapore's skyline using only makeup

Singapore — The fundamentals of any good artwork depend on an artist's skills and the drawing tools used.<p>In this video, Singaporean artist Cheng Yi …

Potato Soup Recipes

Potatoes are the perfect base for soup; they can be made creamy or chopped into a savory broth. Here, Food & Wine rounds up the best potato soup …

Hackers could throw off our power grid by manipulating our AC units

Ingenuity isn't exactly a quality you want in hackers, unless of course, they're on your side. In a rather terrifying discovery, researchers have found an alarming vulnerability in our security system, and it's one that can be found in most American homes and offices -- the air conditioner.<p>Power …

Mysterious 'Error 53' is bricking iPhones, rendering them useless

Thousands of iPhone users have been left with bricked devices after having their home buttons repaired by non-Apple authorized technicians.<p><i>The</i> …

'Star Wars' producers charged over Harrison Ford accident

LONDON (AP) — British health authorities announced Thursday they have issued criminal charges against the producers of "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" …

The Identity Of A ‘Star Wars’ Actor Who Went Uncredited For Nearly 40 Years Has Been Discovered

You may not remember him, but a briefly glimpsed character named BoShek played a very pivotal role in the original <i>Star Wars</i>.<p>When Luke and Obi Wan hit the Mos Eisley Cantina in search of a pilot, the first person they approach is a middle-aged, mutton-chopped man named BoShek. He turns them down, …

Star Wars

J.K. Rowling clarifies 'Cursed Child' book

Major Harry Potter news rushed around the Internet Wednesday when Scholastic announced it would release the script to <i>Harry Potter and the Cursed …

Why 'The Hunger Games' Proves Young Adult Novels & Female Audiences Could Rule The Box Office

<b>Harry Potter</b> is finished, <b>Batman</b> is about to ride off into the sunset, and with them those two franchise are taking billions of dollars in previously “sure-thing” revenue from film studio Warner Bros. As the movie industry looks around desperately for new sources of content to adapt for films that …

The Greatest Girl Characters of Young Adult Literature

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p><i>This kicks off our new series, Y.A. for Grownups, in which we talk about Y.A. literature—from the</i> …

Five Young Adult Books You Must Read Before the Movies are Released

Being the resident Young Adult Literature expert here at CHARGED.fm, I thought that I would highlight some of the best YA books that are currently …

Why Do Female Authors Dominate Young-Adult Fiction?

<i>J.K. Rowling, Suzanne Collins, Harper Lee, and more: The genre is full of women storytellers.</i><p>Reuters<p>Summer is a time for taking stock, for relaxing and recharging, and for intense Internet debate about whether Harry Potter, Katniss Everdeen, or Holden Caulfield reign supreme in the universe of teen …

10 Young Adult Books That Couldn't Cut It as Movies

Everett<p>We can't remember the precise moment it became cool for 30-year-olds to be seen reading young adult novels in public, but it might have been around the time "Harry Potter" movies were outgrossing "Star Wars" at the box office. Like the tweaking money fiend it is, Hollywood has been chasing …

Exclusive: The National Book Awards Longlist for Young People’s Literature

The National Book Awards longlist for young people’s literature features a number of previous finalists and Newbery Medal winners and honorees.<p>The …

The best romantic bookish gifts – in pictures

If you want to add a literary twist to your Valentine’s consumerism, we have scouted out the best book-themed presents. From Mr Darcy’s proposal on a cushion to Great Gatsby necklaces, here are 12 favourites

Books

David Bowie found out he was going to be a grandfather shortly before he died

LONDON — David Bowie's eldest child, Duncan Jones, told his father he was about to become a grandfather at Christmas last year.<p>In a touching tweet …

These Deleted "Mrs. Doubtfire" Scenes Make the Movie Even More Heartbreaking

Prepare to shed some more tears for America's favorite housekeeper.<p>While the final cut for <i>Mrs. Doubtfire</i> is all floral aprons, cross dressing nannies and fake faces on fire, it turns out it wasn't always supposed to be that way — as these deleted scenes reveal it was initially much more jarring. …

Kate Middleton's Makeup Artist Has Launched a Skin Care Line

Copping Kate Middleton's beyond-regal glow is about to get a lot easier, thanks to her makeup artist Arabella Preston. Though the pro's …

Skin Care

The 50 Most Delicious Brownie Recipes

Dessert

A Fine Artist’s Playfully Curated Home in Los Angeles

The things we love find their way into our homes. My own home is filled with stacks of interior design magazines. For acclaimed fine artist and …

Los Angeles

Clever and Unexpected Ways to Use Balloons for a Party

Balloons and parties are like cake and ice cream – they just go together. While balloons can add instant festivity to many occasions, they can also …

Baby Showers

River Rock Cutting Boards

Smooth and rounded edges make these cutting boards a pleasure to use, as the organic shapes would fit well within your hands as you prepare and serve …

Woodworking

DIY Heart-Shaped Tea Light Candles

As I’ve grown older, I’ve gotten more into the idea of a personal and intimate Valentine’s Day. I like to think if you’re celebrating it …

Candles

Articles about 7 bay area renovations we love on Dwell.com - Dwell

They’re hot! They’re mini! They’re full of coal! These seven portable barbecues will help you get the summer started.<p>Somewhere between the fanciful beasts of Where the Wild Things Are and the hand-drawn charm of Marimekko, the characters in the...<p>Las Vegas designer Logan Hendrickson makes …

Articles about plugged prefab collects weather data conserve energy on Dwell.com - Dwell

Easy-to-assemble wooden modules and home automation systems make this Serra d'Espadà residence as sustainable as it is smart.<p>These prefabricated homes in the Sunshine State are built to withstand harsh conditions.<p>Driven by “an evangelical zeal to save things,” Adam Hills and Maria Speake artfully …

DTI Logo

When you start with a bright pink door with black trim and tumbling block tile it should be called the OHHHHHHHHH Residence. Add some bright yellow …

Articles about photo week believe it or not floating architectural feat actually rendering on Dwell.com - Dwell

Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most viral design and architecture shots of the week.<p>Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most viral design and architecture shots of the week.<p>Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to …