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Make This Creamy Chicken & Couscous Skillet Meal ASAP

Still searching for what to make for dinner tonight? How does juicy, golden-brown chicken, nestled in perfectly fluffy couscous, all simmered in a …

Starbucks gives workers raises, stock grants due to tax law

NEW YORK (AP) — Starbucks is giving its U.S. workers pay raises and stock grants this year, citing recent changes to the tax law.All employees will …

Stop Brexit from happening, German business leaders tell the EU

A group of German business leaders and politicians has called for the European Union to persuade Britain to reverse Brexit by offering a comprehensive deal on immigration and free movement.<p>Under the slogan “Exit from Brexit: a new deal for Britain and the EU”, the group of seven influential figures …

Europe

After Tokyo Commuter Train Leaves 20 Seconds Early, Company Apologizes

Passengers on a morning train on the Tokyo region's Tsukuba Express line might not have noticed anything was amiss Tuesday. But when their train left Minami-Nagareyama station, it did so 20 seconds ahead of schedule — and when the company noticed, it issued an apology to customers.<p>The train was …

Trains

Boris Johnson backtracks on remarks about jailed UK-Iranian woman

<b>London (CNN) —</b> British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson was forced to backtrack Tuesday amid growing criticism over his comments about a jailed British-Iranian woman, saying his remarks "could have been clearer" but insisting they should have no impact on her prison sentence.<p>Johnson had been urged …

Businesses reject Jeremy Corbyn's wooing and warn he would trash Britain's economy

Jeremy Corbyn would make Britain less competitive in the world and harm the poorest the most, the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) had warned.<p>The Labour leader sought to woo companies, telling the CBI's annual conference: "We have common ground."<p>Mr Corbyn said he wanted to avoid a cliff-edge …

United Kingdom

Meringue recipes

Made from whipped egg whites and sugar, meringues make a superb sweet treat, delicious both on their own or with other components. They can be used …

Ultimate Lemon Meringue Pie Recipe - Great British Chefs

Tuck into this classic lemon meringue pie recipe – a gorgeous mix of crispy meringue and brightly zesty lemon curd nestled in a sweet pastry case.

How to make meringues

Dessert

Black Forest Gateau Dessert Recipe - Great British Chefs

Andy McLeish brings this seventies classic up to date. His black forest gâteau recipe includes a sumptuous flourless cake with a kirsch milk …

The science of Sad: understanding the causes of ‘winter depression’

For many of us in the UK, the annual ritual of putting the clocks back for daylight saving time can be accompanied by a distinct feeling of winter blues as autumn well and truly beds in. This might be felt as a lack of energy, reduced enjoyment in activities and a need for more sleep than normal. …

Ice Age

Goldman CEO has high hopes for London HQ post-Brexit, much outside his control | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - Goldman Sachs (GS.N) chief executive Lloyd Blankfein expects to fill the firm’s new European headquarters which is currently under construction in London, but said Britain’s exit from the European Union left much outside the bank’s control.<p>FILE PHOTO: Goldman Sachs Chairman and …

EU warns 'more cracks' in bloc as Spain dissolves Catalonia's parliament after it declares independence

The EU's most senior official warned that "more cracks" were emerging in the bloc on Friday after the Catalan parliament declared independence from Spain, plunging the country into political and economic turmoil.<p>Madrid swiftly responded to the vote by dissolving the Catalan parliament and …

Costa sales growth dips as UK coffee drinkers turn to artisan options

Sales growth at Costa’s established outlets has almost ground to a halt, in a sign UK coffee drinkers may be turning away from the large chains in favour of artisan alternatives.<p>Costa’s like-for-like sales rose just 0.1% in the three months to the end of August, compared with the 1.1% in the …

Coffee

Danny Wallace on... The art of solo travel

If there is one thing I have learned that will impress waiters all over the globe, it is to take a really long look at the wine list and then - …

WHO chief now 'rethinking' Mugabe 'goodwill ambassador' post

GENEVA (AP) — After widespread shock and condemnation, the head of the World Health Organization said Saturday he is "rethinking" his appointment of …

These Are the Most Popular Healthy Foods on Pinterest

As the days get shorter and the weather turns chilly, we tend to stray from salads and tuck into comfort foods. But it’s possible to pack warm fall …

How To Build A Do-It-All Autumn Outfit On A £200 Budget

Burn your Breton, cast aside your seersucker. Take a ferry to the grey outer reaches of the Shetland Islands, that harsh archipelago of myth and …

The Best Podcasts To Listen To Now

I used to be one of the dimly uninitiated. I moved about my life with just the silence of my thoughts ringing in my ears. I was not unhappy - but …

Chinese government orders all North Korean firms to close in China

The Chinese government has ordered all North Korean companies based in the country to close as a result of UN sanctions over Pyongyang’s latest …

North Korea

What Happened by Hillary Rodham Clinton – digested read

What happened? I wish I knew for certain. What I can say is that I absolutely gave it my best shot and that I couldn’t have had a wiser team around me. When I shed a tear as I waited in line at President Trump’s inauguration, it wasn’t for me. It was also for all the people in America who would …

Hillary Clinton

Euro Falls as Merkel Faces German Coalition Test After Win

The euro dropped as Angela Merkel’s victory as German Chancellor was marred by a worse-than-expected result that leaves her facing tough coalition …

Seven terror attacks have been foiled in London since March says mayor Sadiq Khan

He said there has been a 'shift' rather than a 'spike' in attacks.<p>Seven terror attacks in the British capital have been thwarted since March, the …

Ryanair: after worst week ever, airline slashes fares for the winter to win back passengers

Fly to France for under £5, and to much of the rest of Europe for less than £10: that is the offer from Ryanair as it seeks to get flight bookings …

Flying

The Best New Albums From The Past Month

Following the success of his 2014 album, Our Love with electronic band Caribou, Dan Snaith might have felt little incentive to return to his …

Swedish music festival to be female-only 'until all men learn how to behave themselves'

"Sweden's first man-free rock festival will see the light next summer," its organiser has confirmed, following a string of sexual assault reports at …

Festivals

German economists advise Merkel's government to navigate Brexit shock with transitional trade deal

Germany's economic advisers are pushing for a transitional arrangement between the UK and the EU to allow for Brexit to progress without any economic …