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The best men’s fragrances and colognes 2018: long lasting scent for the discerning gent

A great fragrance is a powerful thing. It can make you feel put together on a big day, put you in a good mood, and even make people remember you, so …

Beauty

A side-effect of preventing HIV with PrEP: Less condom use

A pill that protects people from the AIDS virus may be driving down use of condoms, Australian researchers reported Wednesday.<p>They found that as more people used the daily pill, called PrEP, the less likely they were to use condoms.<p>It’s not clear what this means, the researchers wrote in the Lancet …

Public Health

America Is Not Ready for a War in North Korea

If loose words about fire and fury are a mere negotiating tactic, they will not deliver what the United States desires.<p>If you want to know why you should be concerned that the United States could blunder into an ill-conceived war on the Korean peninsula, consider three statements:<p><i>“We’ll handle</i> …

North Korea

This Flowchart Helps You Decide If That Impulse Purchase Is a Good Idea

In the moment, you can justify pretty much any purchase decision. Maybe you do need a third coffee maker and more flannel shirts—they’re 40% off! But …

archatlas: Floating Stone Wall Residence in Johannesburg The Westcliff Pavilion by GASS is a steel-framed pavilion structure located in Johannesburg, South Africa. From the architects: This 2 bedroom dwelling, nestled away in its wooded surroundings, is positioned just before the inception of a major sheer face of the Westcliff Ridge. This affords the building a private, tranquil hiding place in the trees juxtaposed with a feeling of floating above the ridge combined with magnificent views of Johannesburg. Steel framing was a natural choice of construction method, as it married the environmental and access requirements to the desired architectural aesthetic. One of the main identifying features that advances this work beyond the scope of a simple modernist box is the floating stone wall. We wanted to continue in this tradition of using indigenous stone in our design and as such, we wanted included a wall made from stone harvested on the site itself. Text via (via archatlas)

Blackberry's 12% revenue rise for first time in two years fuels hopes of a revival

Struggling smartphone maker announces a 12% rise in revenue and finds success with phone powered by Google’s Android mobile operating system<p>Blackberry is not dead. The struggling smartphone maker announced a 12% rise in revenue for its latest financial quarter, the first time in two years it has …

BlackBerry

Kenya's Kibera slum gets a revamp

<b>Kibera, the Kenyan slum infamous for its overcrowding, poverty and lack of sanitation, is getting a major revamp with some modern facilities.</b><p>Founded more than 100 years ago, it is said to be home to around a fifth of Nairobi's population and yet has not featured in any government plans - until …

Multi-Level Home Revealing Amazing Views of Sydney’s Harbour

Located in the exquisite city of Sydney, the <b>Tennyson Point Residence</b> is an inspiring multi-level luxury home. The house was designed by CplusC …

Imposing, Eye-Catching And Mysterious: The Running Wall Residence

The <b>Running Wall residence</b> in Kerala, India by <b>LIJO RENY Architects</b> is built more as a fort house that reminds us of the Great Wall of China. The …

Warm and Family Friendly Home with Sustainable Features in Venice

The <b>Appleton Living</b> project envisioned by <b>Minarc</b> is a modern addition to the town of Venice, Italy. Especially developed for a family with children, …

British girls have almost worst drinking habits in Western world

British girls are among the most likely to get drunk in the Western world<p>British girls are more likely to get drunk than those in almost any country in the Western world, international research has found.<p>Only in Denmark is binge-drinking more common among 15-year-old girls, the analysis of …

Alcohol

2D or Not 2D

In 2D or not 2D, Russian photographer Alexander Khokhlov and make-up artist Valeriya Kutsan collaborated to turn models' faces into two-dimensional …

Orange-Honey-Mustard Baked Chicken Breasts Recipe

Tip<p>How to Store Chicken<p>Raw or cooked chicken can be stored in a refrigerator for a few days, though it’s important to prevent raw chicken juices from …

How to Make Baked Lemon Chicken with Mushroom Sauce | Sauce Recipe | Allrecipes.com

Dinner Tonight: Tilapia with Toasted Almonds and Green Olives

Tilapia is the beige of the fish world: inoffensive and ubiquitous. It doesn't stand a chance against, well, just about every other fish around, but it's also incredible cheap and fairly adaptable to whatever toppings you'd like to add to it. This explains why I spent far more time worrying about …

Lovely Couple

Almanac Beer Company

There's no shortage of craft beer-makers in the US. Over the past decade, the number of microbreweries, brew pubs and home-brewers has exploded—just about everybody has a friend who insists his or her homemade IPA beats anything on tap. However a fresh approach to beer-making is always welcome, and …

by Gosia Czarny (via Vienna in HDR on Photography Served)

by Gosia Czarny (via Vienna in HDR on Photography Served)

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House, Senate parry on 'Obamacare' as shutdown imminent

Neither side budges as Congress engages in late night clash over health care law<p>WASHINGTON —The federal government was poised to shutdown for the first time in nearly two decades following more than a week of legislative jockeying by House Republicans to extract concessions from President Obama and …