Chris Wells

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Muslim 'angels' ease American's prison days in UAE

<b>(CNN) —</b> It was 3:30 in the morning when Robert Alan Black was escorted into Khalifa jail.<p>An American in Abu Dhabi, he found himself frightened even though the other prisoners were sleeping. Movie scenes from "Midnight Express" and "Brubaker" swirled through his head.<p>He sat at a table in the common …

Israel PM slams impending 'war crimes' probe

Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has slammed the decision by the International Criminal Court to launch a preliminary investigation into possible war crimes in the Palestinian territories, saying it is "absurd".<p>Speaking in West Jerusalem on Saturday, a day after the decision was made, …

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Why Parmesan Rinds Are Your Winter Cooking Savior

A recipe for versatile Parmesan broth will have you regretting every rind you ever tossed<p><b>You might say I hoard Parmesan rinds.</b> I save them all year long, freezing them in a resealable bag. As soon as that first cold front sweeps in, I transform those long-collected ends into a rich Parmesan Broth. …

Connected ovens and the smart home of the future

Ahead of next month's Consumer Electronics Show, Electrolux speaks to Sophie Curtis about its plans for the connected home<p>You've probably just about recovered from the stress of preparing Christmas dinner by now, but imagine if, rather than dashing back into the kitchen every five minutes to check …

FoodRECIPES

Chicken salad with couscous and oranges<p>Preparation time<p>less than 30 mins<p>Cooking time<p>10 to 30 mins<p>Serves<p>Serves 2<p>Use up leftover roast chicken in this simple and healthy chicken salad.<p>By Nigel Slater<p>From Nigel Slater's Simple Suppers<p>Shopping list<p>Print recipe<p>Preparation time<p>less than 30 mins<p>Cooking …

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Astounding Origami by Nguyen Hung Cuong | Colossal

<p>Paper artist Nguyễn Hùng Cường lives and works in Hanoi and folds many of his original, distinctly expressive origami works using a Vietnamese …

Jamie Oliver "Needs more salt!" in the Deep South

A world of pure inebriation: Willy Wonka themed afternoon teas – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 3:30 pm, June 9, 2013 in Food & Drink<p>Call us cynical old frogs, but it does seem that these days it’s not possible for any high-profile …

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Street food, Singapore-style: a model worth copying?

If there is one thing I take from the works of Anthony Bourdain, it's that you only live once – so eat out of your comfort zone. If you're in the …

BBC Radio 2 - Johnnie Walker's Sounds of the 70s, The Last Waltz

Johnnie Walker celebrates the decade of Regan, Carter and Haskins.<p>This week The Last Waltz, the live album taken from The Band's last ever concert, is featured in I Was There. A star-studded farewell to the group before their split in 1977, they were joined on stage by acts including Eric Clapton, …

Saxons

"Saxon" redirects here. For other uses, see Saxon (disambiguation).<p><i>Sahson</i><p>Spread of Angles (red) and Saxons (yellow) around 500 AD<p>Regions with …

AC/DC

Not to be confused with ACxDC.<p>This article is about the band. For other uses, see AC/DC (disambiguation).<p>AC/DC, from left to right: Brian Johnson, …

Led Zeppelin

This article is about the band. For their eponymous first album, see Led Zeppelin (album). For other uses, see Led Zeppelin …

Glasgow Hydro fire: Blaze caused by welding sparks

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/news_scotland/984000/984982_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534281437_93f11d2db5fbae859c6dd68d2414f7ee<p><b>The fire at Glasgow's new Hydro arena was caused by sparks from welding on the roof, it has emerged.</b><p>The fire quickly took hold on Saturday …

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WWII Dornier bomber raised from English Channel

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/uk/985000/985449_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1532564316_e55870f3cbcd2ebdb9ed55baf8885c2b<p><b>A German World War II bomber has been raised from the bottom of the English Channel.</b><p>The Dornier Do-17 aircraft was shot down off the Kent coast more than …

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The Fish and Chip Shop, Islington

Des McDonald's first solo venture in Islington, London, gives the humble fish and chippy a facelift<p>What makes a chippy truly great? Esquire magazine formally addressed the question in a recent search for the best traditional chip shop in Britain, and found its answer in Colmans Fish and Chips in …

Celebrate World Gin Day at Ginstock 2013 – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 4:00 pm, June 10, 2013 in Food & Drink, Fun London<p>These days gin’s the hip London spirit of choice, with new distilleries and bars popping …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Edward Snowden, NSA files source: 'If they want to get you, in time they will' : http://bit.ly/11athGE Source for the Guardian's NSA files on why he carried out the biggest intelligence leak in a generation – and what comes next Photograph: The Guardian