Brian Watts

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50 States of Speeding: Know the Law in Every State

Take it to the limit.<p>We've compiled each U.S. state's maximum highway speed, reckless driving threshold, and mandatory and maximum penalties for reckless driving, as well as any excessive speed laws and their respective penalties.

Black female officer discriminated against by Met Police, tribunal finds

Britain's biggest force faces a large compensation claim as a tribunal rules Carol Howard was treated unfairly because of her sex and race<p>The Metropolitan Police discriminated against a black female officer because of her race and sex, an employment tribunal has concluded.<p>Britain's largest force …

Portuguese Baked Eggs

6 Servings<p>Baked eggs are great for brunch, and this recipe is no exception. But with a green salad, it’s also hearty and satisfying enough to double as dinner.<p>October 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>¼ cup olive oil<p>3 bell peppers, any color, thinly sliced<p>1 medium red onion, thinly sliced<p>2 beefsteak tomatoes, …

Recipes

Flatten Your Belly with This Killer Ab Workout

Get a tight stomach in just six weeks without doing a single crunch. This may be the easiest workout we've ever printed<p>Get ready to whip off your cover-up: This workout, created exclusively for <i>Women's Health</i> by Rachel Cosgrove, C.S.C.S., owner of Results Fitness in Newhall, California, combines …

Workouts

Is Guinness good for you?

Guinness gets a bad rap. I’ve heard many people say that they can’t drink too much because it’s such a heavy beer. Yet I was once told that Guinness …

Shakespeare read in Elizabethan accent reveals 'puns, jokes and rhymes'

Reluctant schoolchildren across the land may be heard to accuse Shakespeare of writing comedies that are not funny and poems that do not rhyme.<p>But it appears the fault does not lie with the Bard's creative skills, but a simple problem of miscommunication.<p>For an academic has argued the key to …

25 Movies From The ’80s That Every Kid Should See

Many of your favorite movies from childhood aren't quite the same when you try to share them with the wired kids of 2013. These classics are the timeless exceptions that hold up nicely.

Review: Punctuation is not a mere ornament or a curiosity – it is essential (‽), and we need to know about it. Keith Houston's history is entertaining and readable. ☞ http://gu.com/p/3j6yj/fb ☜

9 Vegetarian Casseroles Even Meat Eaters Will Love

Take veggies, add cheese and your favorite starch (pasta, polenta, rice), and you're in one-dish dinner heaven.<p>Another Reason to Love the Tiny Little …

Vegetables

Why Great Britain's wheels came off at cycling's world championships

<b>1 Riders undercooked or over-raced</b><p>A team's collective form matters in the world championships as much as that of a single individual rider, and the buildup of most of the Great Britain squad was less than ideal. At one end of the spectrum Chris Froome, Ian Stannard and Geraint Thomas came in off …

How to increase your iPhone’s battery life on iOS 7

With the introduction of iOS 7, Apple added a ton of new and exciting features to your iPhone. However, in order to show off all of these new …

UCI World Road Championships 2013: Chris Froome the reluctant hero targets world and Olympic glory

Chris Froome never looks or sounds as if he was built for celebrity. Outlining the barminess of life since he won the world’s biggest bike race, like the weirdness of having to sign baseball caps or have mobile phone snaps taken every few yards, he concedes how difficult it has been to reheat his …

Anorexia: 'It affected everyone in the family'

Katie Green isn't sure how significant her family's attitude to food was in the development of her eating disorder, but her autobiographical graphic novel opens with an image of them all sitting around the kitchen table. It's dinner time: Dad is reading the paper, Mum is feeding the toddler, and …