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Trump and Obama put differences aside in first White House meeting

During a 90-minute private meeting, Barack Obama said the two discussed foreign and domestic policy and how to ensure a smooth handover of power<p>Become a Guardian supporter or make a contribution<p>Donald Trump was accorded a chilly but deferential welcome at the White House on Thursday as the …

Donald Trump

5 Ways Brexit Might Not Happen

A full U.K. exit from the EU isn’t inevitable.<p>On Monday John Kerry, the U.S. secretary of state, met with British and European leaders for private talks to discuss the ramifications of Brexit, last week’s vote for the U.K. to leave the EU. But the very next day during a talk at the Aspen Ideas …

House prices and stock market will tumble if UK votes for Brexit, IMF warns

A Brexit vote would only have negative economic consequences for the UK and could trigger a downward spiral of plummeting house prices and lower growth, the head of the International Monetary Fund has warned.<p>Christine Lagarde said the impact on the economy of leaving the EU ranged from "pretty bad" …

Economics

Top 10: the best luxury hotels in and around Bath

An insider's guide to the best luxury hotels in Bath, featuring the top places to stay for Georgian charm, elegant interiors, lovely spas and pretty gardens.<p>Royal Crescent, Bath<p>The Royal Crescent has the best possible location in Bath. It overlooks lawns and one end of Victoria Park, Bath's main …

Wind taken out of UK housing market as prices dip

House prices fell in April after the buy-to-let surge in March, as uncertainty over Brexit starts to take its toll on the UK’s housing market.<p>Halifax’s house price index recorded a fall of 0.8pc in prices in April from March which, combined with a fall in February, has offset the huge jump recorded …

Housing

So is running really bad for your knees?

The streets are about to be flooded with new runners setting out optimistically on their New Year’s Resolutions. The cheaper path to fitness, with bonus fresh air, running has a lot going for it.<p>But is it as good for you as it seems, or could subjecting your joints to a pavement-pounding actually …

The stamp duty tax loophole that could save buyers thousands

A little-known tax loophole means some buy-to-let investors and buyers of second homes could be exempt from the higher rates of stamp duty that come into force on Friday.<p>The Budget appeared to leave the new stamp duty regime relatively unchanged and many landlords thought they had been given no …

If You Dread Deadlines, You’re Thinking About Them All Wrong

As a time management coach, I work with many individuals who dread deadlines. Some of them meet their deadlines but only by becoming enormously frazzled and working late, which compromises their peace of mind and their work-life balance. Others end up missing deadlines entirely. This makes them …

How to Work 40 Hours in 16.7 (The Simple Technique That Gave Me My Life Back)

<i>I used to work</i> <b>a lot</b><i> — 60, 80, or even 100 hours a week…</i><p>I let my work be a big part of how I defined myself. I wore those insane hours like a badge of …

Why it’s a good idea to start a business while working

Battleships

Private islands you can rent from £90

Staying on private islands is usually the preserve of world leaders (or super villains), movie stars and Richard Branson - but all of that is about to change.<p>It is now possible to rent out private islands by the night on Airbnb, and they start at ninety quid a night.<p>We’ve rounded up a selection of …

Costa Rica

Murder, torture, drugs: Cartel kingpin's wife says that's not the 'El Chapo' she knows

She sweeps into the restaurant dressed elegantly in black slacks and a sleeveless, pale pink blouse, a white ribbon tied demurely at the neck. Her bag is Prada. If there are bodyguards, they have waited discreetly outside.<p>As wife of Joaquin “El Chapo”<p>Guzman, the notorious leader of the Sinaloa …

Mexico

The most extreme hotels around the world

Costa Rica

The best ski resorts you've probably never heard of

Skiing

Eight brilliant true stories about Bill Murray

1. Bill Murray walks into a bar...<p>For many years, the most popular line being peddled about Bill Murray was that he was a recluse. After <i>Ghostbusters</i> he became picky about his roles, taking years off between films; he never went to red-carpet events and rarely did interviews; he replaced his agent …

Netflix movies: the 100 best films on Netflix UK

Programming is poetry

Over the past fifteen years, I’ve coded websites to sell products both useless and useful. To matchmake lonely hearted singles, educate university …

The ultimate privacy hack: How to hide online in plain sight

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora: I’m about to create an alternate identity online as an artist. How do I go about ensuring no one can find me?</i> <i>Answer by Dan Tynan, Editor-in-Chief of Yahoo! Tech.</i><p>To really hide online, you need to do it in plain sight. That means you will have to create an …

Information Systems

Amazon boldly goes where no internet bookseller has gone before: the real world

The e-commerce behemoth that put chain bookstores out of business has seemingly ripped a page from their playbook with the opening of its first physical shop, in Seattle. But are the locals buying it?<p>It took Amazon.com to get Kirsten Davenport back into a bookshop.<p>“It has been a long time. Years. I …

Books

Rachel Khoo's Essential Tools for Doing Big Things in a Small Kitchen

My current kitchen is slightly larger (you can see it on my YouTube channel) than the previous kitchen I had in Paris which was "so big" I could touch both walls at the same time with my hands. Despite having a bit more space to cook, I still adhere to the same principles I had in a small kitchen: …

Knives

4 Advanced Uses Of Luminosity Masks For Creating Beautiful Images

<b>Jimmy Mcintyre</b> <i>is a travel photographer, educator, and 500px ISO contributor. His photos have been published in local and national magazines,</i> …

Articles about 5 futuristic homes europe on Dwell.com - Dwell

Get ready to dive into warmer weather with these refreshing modern pools.<p>Whether your garden grows atop a mantel, shares space with pencils on your desktop, or takes root in a backyard corner, an aptly...<p>In this series, Sebastian Mariscal designs a home in Venice, California, that brings the …

Prefab Homes

10 Places You Have to See to Believe

Are you ready for your daily dose of wanderlust (and then some)? These wonders around the world—from Seussian flower fields to seas that shine like stars—simply must been seen to be believed.

New Zealand

Robin Williams: his 50 funniest quotes

Robin Williams

Britain, Jamaica, and the Looming Battle Over Reparations

Jamaica is pressing British Prime Minister David Cameron for reparations for slavery. So far, Britain hasn’t shown any willingness to go along.<p>The British prime minister’s jaunt to Jamaica isn’t likely to be a pleasant island sojourn or an easy respite from the refugee crisis plaguing Europe. For …

Bone conduction headphones let me ditch the boombox, but still cycle safely

Long bike rides are an easy way to burn calories without terrorizing your knees, but it helps to have some tunes to keep things fun. My rides usually take me through bustling urban streets and isolated stretches of waterfront, so pumping out a soundtrack using a Bluetooth speaker is usually a …

18 things you should do immediately to best prepare for the next five years

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora: What Can People Start Doing Now That Will Help Them A Lot In About Five Years?</i> <i>Answer by David Cannon, Founder, Solutionbank.org.</i><p>There’s already a lot out there, but I couldn’t resist writing a note to my 23-year-old self:<p>If you do anything, do this first …

Entrepreneurship

Business secretary Sajid Javid promises to cut red tape on money laundering

Anti-money laundering rules are designed to stop criminals and terrorists moving cash around the world, but sometimes harm innocent bystanders instead<p>Cumbersome rules that cost customers and banks time and money but do not actually stop money launderers and terrorists could be axed, business …

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