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Trump takes over stable but sluggish economy, but deficit growth is on the horizon, CBO says

President Trump will start his term at the helm of a relatively stable economy but an increasingly ominous explosion in debt and deficit is looming in the very near future, according to a new report from the Congressional Budget Office.<p>In the short-term, CBO is now projecting deficits will be $28 …

Israel plans West Bank settlement expansion amid policy shifts in Washington

By William Booth<p>, Bureau chief<p>JERUSALEM — Israel announced a bold plan on Tuesday to construct 2,500 housing units in Jewish settlements in the West Bank, a decision made by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu just two days after he spoke with President Trump.<p>The move appears to be a clear sign that …

In State of State address, California governor vows state is ‘not turning back’

A defiant Gov. Jerry Brown vowed Tuesday that California is “not turning back” in the face of the Trump administration.<p>In his State of the State speech, Brown vowed that California will continue to push measures to combat climate change, protect undocumented immigrants and ensure that Californians …

Nominee to head budget office defends support for cuts to Social Security, Medicare

President Trump’s nominee to become the nation’s budget director, Rep. Mick Mulvaney (R-S.C.), defended Tuesday his support of cuts to popular entitlement programs that Trump vowed to keep intact and emphasized that he would bring a “fact-based approach” to the role.<p>In appearances before the Senate …

Why It Is Essential for Photographers to Know Their Clients Prior to a Photoshoot

It did not dawn on me until I was watching the first episode of "Top Photographer with Niger Barker" that some photographers do not actually take …

Five Photography Predictions Which Could Come True Now That Donald Trump Is Elected President

A few months from now, Donald J. Trump will be sworn in as the 45th President of the United States of America. Who saw that coming? A year ago almost …

Photographer Captures an Erupting Volcano and Gets a Perfectly Aligned Meteor as Bonus

Landscape photographers know that there’s only so much you can plan. Today I want to introduce to you a fellow Dutch landscape photographer who …

Landscape Photography

Striking Black & White Portraits of Elegant Dancers Caught in Captivating Motion

Based in St. Petersburg, artist Vadim Stein boasts an extensive and eclectic background. Though he currently identifies as a photographer, videographer, sculptor, and stage designer, his past creative endeavors span graphic design, art restoration, and even acting. Each experience—though seemingly …

Black & White Photography

5 Reasons You Should Visit Sicily

Thinking of a beautiful Mediterranean island for your next holiday? Perhaps one that sits off the toe of Italy? Seductively beautiful and perfectly …

Italy

Mobile Photography 101: Introduction to Smartphone Photography

Ever since the original iPhone came out and totally changed the way we take photos, smartphones have been the go-to camera for the vast majority of …

Mobile Photography

Essential Puglia

Overview<p>Overview<br>• Itinerary<br>• Expert lecturer<br>• Practicalities<br>• Map<br>• Testimonials<br>• Linked tours<p>The heel and spur of boot-shaped Italy, Puglia is now returning to …

The Affordable Denim Trend You Have To Try This Summer

Under $100? Yes please.<p>This may be the year of the crop flare, but it's also all about denim covered in patches.<p>Many big designers such as Marc Jacobs, Stella McCartney and Valentino have been turning out skirts and shorts covered in patches ... but these designer pieces will set you back upwards …

High Gloss: The 10 Best Metallic Bags Inspired by the Met Gala

At this point, we don’t have to explain what “the first Monday in May” means. The Met Gala is just around the corner—hardly 72 hours away!—and when we aren’t busy brushing up on this year’s exhibit, “Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology,” we’re guessing how attendees will interpret the …

Mulberry’s new designer Johnny Coca on why he’s reinvented the iconic Bayswater bag

Comparing the sleek revamp of the Bayswater, Mulberry’s best known, most loved, most copied and still best selling bag, with one of the original versions is an instructive lesson in how far we’ve all raised our game and expectations, bag-wise.<p>Millions of us loved that bag when Nicholas Knightly, …

Grace Coddington's Next Act

The fashion icon discusses her new life as a freelancer and her secret power move (hint: it involves her hair).<p>It is a truly beautiful day in New York and I am inside the café at Dover Street Market, the cool store that begat all the cool stores, trying to keep my own cool as Grace Coddington sits …

Prince Charles

14 Recipes that Celebrate the Humble Spud

If the potato were a secret agent or worldwide criminal on the lam, it would never be caught: It has a passport from any country, slips on any disguise so convincingly you always think it's the best version of itself. <b>The potato is as close to any shape-shifter as I know</b>, showing up gracefully as …

17 Recipes to Make Use of Your Springform Pan (Not Just Cheesecake!)

What can you bake in a springform pan? According to this roundup of recipes, a whole heck of a lot.<p>Springform pans are a must for perfect cheesecake. But that's not all they can do! From an impressive pasta casserole to a gigantic blueberry muffin, these recipes make the most out of your springform …

Dessert

Why I Hate The Phrase "I don't see color"

Do you say this phrase? Let me explain why I want you to stop.<p>I hear people say, "I don't see color" or "I don't care if you're pink or green" or "color shouldn't matter, we are all one race". Ugh. These are all sentences that really don't mean anything, just one of those things people say because …

Watch the Samsung Galaxy S7 camera go head-to-head with the iPhone 6S Plus

Well ahead of its official March 11th launch date, the Samsung Galaxy S7 has already begun landing on some people's doorsteps (the ones that …

15 Amazing Photos from Astronaut Scott Kelly's Year in Space

The NASA astronaut has retired after completing one of the longest space flights ever—and taking incredible photos from space along the way.<p>U.S. astronaut Scott Kelly has retired from NASA, after 20 years of service and more than 520 days in space—more time in space than any other American. He also …

20 Things We Hate Seeing in Recipes

Some recipes, even recipes we love, aren't perfect. But what about recipes that are just plain <i>bad</i>? I’m talking about recipes that weren't written …

Food Preservation

29 Insanely Decadent Desserts You Should Probably Only Make Once Every 4 Years

Celebrate Leap Day with super-rich desserts.<p>Leap Day only happens once every four years, so use it as an opportunity to make something so …

If You Care About the Future of Food, You Need to Know These 7 People

None of these seven people are chefs. But you’ll want to remember their names.<p>None of these seven people are chefs. But you’ll want to remember their names. Because by 2020 they will have radically changed the way we eat.<p>The Technologist: Danielle Gould, CEO and founder, Food + Tech Connect<p>Can …

7 Grown-Up Recipes for Pasta Shells

Get sophisticated with your pasta shells.<p>While you can't go wrong with classic macaroni and cheese at any age, being a grown-up means you can also …

Travel down Fifth Avenue in the 1930s

Updated 14th January 2016

Angela Ahrendts: the woman aiming to make Apple a luxury brand | Observer profile

Confirmed last week as the tech giant’s highest-paid executive, the ex Burberry chief is charged with making the Apple ‘experience’ even sleeker. It might also mean larger profits<p>In Danny Boyle’s gripping Steve Jobs film, the talkie action is set before a series of product launches. The issue …

Luxury Lifestyle

How to Cook Scallops Perfectly Every Time

We're here to spill the beans with a searing technique that makes it stupidly quick and easy for anyone to achieve a rich, buttery scallop with a …

17 Foods That Should Absolutely Be Taco'ed

All that's left to do now is secure some A+ tortillas.<p>The only thing standing between you and a 24/7/365 taco diet is infinite choice in fillings. These recipes get it. Now all you'll need is stacks on stacks on stacks of perfect tortillas.

The Roast Chicken That Changed America

Big flavors, big personalities and big hair ruled the 1980s, when New York City’s Jams was at the white-hot center of everything. Here’s a history of …