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8 Essential Fall Dishes Everyone Should Know How to Make

Turn fall's bounty into ridiculously good dinners and treats with these apple—and pumpkin-centric recipes.<p>A New Way to Think of Butternut Squash<p>A …

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No Deal Yet, But Maybe An Opening

It's groundhog day — again — in Washington. Friday is playing out a lot like Thursday — that is, a lot of sound and fury, but very little clarity about what it all signifies.<p>Today — on the 11th day of the partial government shutdown — it was Senate Republicans' turn to meet with President Obama. …

$30G went missing in SEAL rescue of Capt. Phillips; SEALs given polygraph test

Dramatic accounts of the Navy SEALs rescuing the captain of an American cargo ship made headlines around the world in 2009. The military said SEAL snipers killed a trio of pirates in a tense standoff. Three shots, three kills. It was the lethal, coordinated precision that has made SEALs famous and …

'Clear' case for anti-terrorist powers used to detain David Miranda, says human rights committee

Ministers have made a “clear” case to retain the powers which were used to detain David Miranda, the partner of a Guardian journalist who was found bringing state secrets through Heathrow airport, a parliamentary committee has said.<p>Members of the Joint Committee on Human Rights (JCHR) said allowing …

Gaddafi spy chief Senussi can be tried in Libya

The International Criminal Court has ruled that the Libyan former intelligence chief Abdullah al-Senussi can be put on trial in his home country.<p>Having previously demanded that he be handed over to The Hague, ICC judges "concluded that the case is inadmissible before the court, in accordance with …

Oh Captain, My Captain: Tom Hanks on the High Seas in 'Captain Phillips'

“He's very easy going,” Tom Hanks says. “I would describe him as almost happy-go-lucky and funny, but on board he was always serious. It’s serious …

Does It Actually Matter How “True” Our “True Story” Movies Are?

Look, it’s not that I make a habit of reading the message boards at IMDb, a pool of intellectualism falling somewhere between an Ain’t It Cool News …

George Clooney Assembles A Ragtag Team To Save Art From Nazis In New 'Monuments Men' Trailer

Sony released a new trailer for historical film "Monuments Men" featuring George Clooney and Matt Damon with an all-star cast.<p>Set during the backdrop of "World War II," George Stout (George Clooney) and Lieutenant James J. Rorimer (Matt Damon) assemble a rag-tag team filled with an architect, …

Jim Broadbent: five best moments

Prolific and much-loved character actor Jim Broadbent is currently in two films vying for cinema-goers' attention: Filth, in which he plays an Australian-accented tapeworm-turned-psychiatrist, and Le Week-end, a Hanif Kureishi-penned drama about a sagging marriage.<p>Here are five of our favourite Jim …

Harrison Ford: does Star Wars need a septuagenarian Han Solo?

So Harrison Ford is still not quite sure whether he wants to spark up the Millennium Falcon's hyperdrive one last time and head back into the Star Wars universe. During an appearance on The Graham Norton Show, to air on Friday, Ford knocked back assumptions that he is dead set to play Han Solo once …