Jacqueline Curry

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Architect Designs Paris of 2050 as Eco-Friendly "Smart City"

According to architect Vincent Callebaut, the Paris of 2050 could look very different than the city we know today. The architect recently unveiled plans to transform the famous locale into a futuristic “smart” city. His design is a nod to the metropolis' historical architecture as it's punctuated …

Georgian chicken with walnut sauce and hot grated beetroot recipe

From 'A Change of Appetite', cayenne- and lemon-scented chicken with a coarse walnut sauce and herby beetroot<p>This walnut sauce is based on a Georgian recipe called “satsivi”. The authentic sauce is thinner, but I prefer it chunky. Bulgur wheat, farro or brown rice are good on the side.<p><i>Serves six</i><p><b>For</b> …

Chestnut and pan-fried raspberry crepe recipe

<i>In need of some pancake day inspiration? Give this chestnut and pan-fried raspberry crepe recipe a try for a tasty twist that will be sure to excite</i> …

Bolivia: children clash with police over child labour

Police in La Paz took a heavy hand in dealing with protesting children as Bolivia’s lawmakers debated banning child labour.<p>A new code is being written making it illegal for under 14-year-olds to work.<p>But many youngsters say they help support their families and want to work providing its not forced …

Special Report - Why Ukraine spurned the EU and embraced Russia | Reuters

KIEV (Reuters) - On September 4, Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich called a meeting of his political party for the first time in three years, summoning members to an old Soviet-era cinema called Zoryany in Kiev.<p>A Pro-European integration protester waves a Ukrainian national flag as she stands …

Policewoman, pregnant teacher hanged in southern Afghanistan

KABUL (Reuters) - An Afghan policewoman and a pregnant teacher were hanged and their bodies dumped within a few kilometres of a foreign military base recently handed over to Afghan control, officials said on Thursday.<p>The two women, policewoman and mother of two Feroza and teacher Malalai - like …

A jury today found Michael Adebolajo, 29, and Michael Adebowale, 22, guilty of murdering 25-year-old soldier Lee Rigby after they ran him over and hacked him to death in broad daylight. Full story: http://fw.to/CHBDbVI Photo: AFP/Getty

Two Muslim converts found guilty of murdering British soldier | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - Two British Muslim converts were found guilty of murder on Thursday after hacking a soldier to death in broad daylight on a London street in a gruesome killing that horrified the nation.<p>The murder, its impact magnified by video footage showing the culprits with blood soaked hands …

News of the World hacked phones of Prince William's wife, brother - court

LONDON (Reuters) - The phones of Prince William’s wife Kate Middleton and Prince Harry, Queen Elizabeth’s grandson, were hacked by staff working for Rupert Murdoch’s now-defunct News of the World tabloid, a London court was told on Thursday.<p>Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, patron of …

France to use unarmed U.S.-made drones to hunt al Qaeda in Mali

PARIS (Reuters) - France will deploy its first U.S.-made unarmed surveillance drones to West Africa by the end of the year, Defence Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said on Thursday, as it seeks to “eliminate all traces of al Qaeda”.<p>A soldier from France speaks to a Malian soldier during an infantry …

Yes, Your Toddler Really Is Smarter Than A 5-Year-Old

Parents, does your 18-month-old seem wise beyond her years? Science says you're not fooling yourself.<p>Very small children can reason abstractly, researchers say, and are able to infer the relationships between objects that elude older children who get caught up on the concreteness of things.<p>In …

Eight dead in Glasgow pub helicopter crash

Eight people have been confirmed dead in Friday night’s helicopter crash at a pub in Glasgow city centre<p>Three victims were on board the police helicopter that fell from the sky as revellers watched a band play at ‘The Clutha’ pub on the banks of the River Clyde.<p>A further 14 people remain in …

Black Friday: arrests and violence as shoppers clamour for discounts

'I was ashamed to be English', says one onlooker as stores across the UK cut prices in copy of American post-Thanksgiving tradition<p>They are scenes normally associated with the American shopping sprees that break out after Thanksgiving: crowds jostling to reach discounts; items selling out within …

Hundreds of protesters take to Egypt streets to defy ban

Clashes erupted in Cairo and other Egyptian cities on Friday as police dispersed protests staged by Islamists defying a new law banning unauthorised demonstrations<p>Hundreds of Islamist demonstrators took to the streets on Friday in cities across Egypt, days after a disputed protest law was adopted …

Iran welcomes nuclear deal which Israel calls 'mistake'

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1031000/1031137_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524625724_a36d2f500e0cd704ebbf9511a9655998<p><b>Cheering crowds have welcomed home the Iranian negotiators who secured a nuclear deal with world powers, while Israel called it a "historic …

10 Scientific Blunders That Could Shake Your Faith in Science

The history of science teaches us to question what we think we know.<p>Some scientists who made great discoveries in history were ridiculed and …

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Majority Of Americans Think Obama Is Not Honest Or Trustworthy: Poll

By Susan Heavey<p>WASHINGTON, Nov 25 (Reuters) - A growing number of Americans doubt President Barack Obama's ability to manage the nation, according to a CNN/ORC poll released on Monday that reflects the possible larger impact of his administration's fumbled rollout of its healthcare law.<p>The poll …

Eight dead and 14 seriously injured in police helicopter crash

Eight people are dead and 14 seriously injured after a police helicopter crashed into the roof of the busy ‘Clutha’ pub in Glasgow on Friday night.<p>The helicopter’s civilian pilot and two police officer passengers have been pronounced dead, while other bodies were found among the wreckage of the …

First female bishop in UK and Ireland

Reverend Pat Storey has been consecrated as the first female bishop in the UK and Ireland at a ceremony in Dublin.<p>The married mother-of-two made history when she was nominated by the Church of Ireland to become the Bishop of Meath and Kildare.<p>She joins the group of 27 other female bishops in the …

Tons of Food in the Philippines Isn't Getting to Starving Typhoon Survivors

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Countries all around the world have responded to the humanitarian crisis in the Philippines with …

Families in the Philippines coordinate their own relief efforts

ORMOC, Philippines — Dressed in shorts and a pink T-shirt, Dimples Juntilla was headed Friday to a village named Friendly, embarking on a mission of mercy in the wake of Typhoon Haiyan.<p>Arriving by ferry from the relatively unscathed port of Cebu, Juntilla, a bank employee, bore boxes of biscuits, …

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Philippine typhoon victims seek solace at church

TACLOBAN, Philippines — In the chaos after Typhoon Haiyan, Malou Cabiao had lost all track of time. It was only when she heard church bells ringing that she realized it was Sunday.<p>For the first time since the monster storm swept through the central Philippines on Nov. 8, the 22-year-old nurse …

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Philippines Typhoons Disproportionately Kill Baby Girls

Crochet Queen Olek Yarn Bombs Entire Train in Just Two Days

Yarn bombers have made our lives just a little bit cozier by wrapping woolly joy around everything from trees to bicycles. Crochet queen Olek, …

BBC's Sherlock series three to begin on New Year's Day

Sherlock will return to BBC1 on New Year's Day when the mystery will finally be resolved how the sleuth survived that plunge to his apparent certain death.<p>The BBC took the unusual step of using an empty hearse, with its return date spelled out in the back, travelling around central London on Friday …