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When is the next supermoon?

We’ve just passed a series of 3 full supermoons. The next supermoons of 2018 will be the new moons of June, July and August.<p>A supermoon is a new or …

Report: Trump Dumps Event Coordinator Over Empty Floor Space at Phoenix Rally

Displeased with empty spaces at a rally in Phoenix last week, President Donald Trump dropped his longtime rally coordinator, three people told …

Donald Trump is named Time magazine's Person of the Year

Donald Trump, the US president-elect, was named <i>Time</i> magazine's Person of the Year on Wednesday.<p>"It's a great honour. It means a lot," Mr Trump said in a telephone interview on NBC's <i>Today</i> show.<p>Nancy Gibbs, the editor of <i>Time</i>, said on the program that Democrat Hillary Clinton was the runner-up. She …

Heston Blumenthal's Sea Bass En Papillote | Waitrose

The Michelle Obama Speaking Technique You Can't Afford to Ignore

Go for the heart. Why? People make decisions for emotional reasons, and then justify them with rational ones.<p>There's a scientific reason why you couldn't stop listening to or considering what Michelle Obama was saying when she spoke at this week's Democratic National Convention.<p>If you want to be an …

Michelle Obama

Medical student who joined Isil becomes first British woman killed in air strike in Iraq

A medical student who joined the Islamic State is thought to have become the first British female recruit to be killed in an air strike in Iraq.<p>Rowan Kamal Zine El Abidine, 22, was hit in a strike on Thursday. Her husband and young daughter are understood to have survived, according to reports.<p>She …

Hotel Chocolat float values group at £167m | Financial Times

Hotel Chocolat has priced its listing on London’s junior market, valuing the upmarket chocolate retailer at £167m.<p>The company, which also runs …

Zac Goldsmith’s ‘nasty’ campaign will put young Muslims off politics, says Sadiq Khan

Labour candidate for London mayor claims Tory campaign will damage integration<p>Young Britons from ethnic minority backgrounds risk being put off running for public office by the “nasty” divisive campaign run by Zac Goldsmith, the Tory candidate for mayor of London, his Labour rival told the …

Sachertorte

SERVES<p>8-10<p>INGREDIENTS<p><b>For the cake:</b><p>240g dark chocolate (55-60 per cent cocoa)<br>• 240g butter, softened<br>• 240g caster sugar<br>• 60g cornflour<br>• 60g plain flour<br>• 5 eggs, separated<br>• 2 tbsp apricot jam, heated a little with 2 tbsp water, for spreading<p><b>For the chocolate glaze:</b><p>320g sugar<br>• 298g dark chocolate (55 per cent cocoa)<p>…

WhatsApp might make chat backup painless with Google Drive

Transferring your WhatsApp data to a new device can be a pain — particularly if you’re switching from Android to another platform, or vice-versa. But …

'Grand Theft Auto V' PC Screenshots Look Terrific, But They Always Do

Rockstar games has released images for the upcoming release of <i>Grand Theft Auto V</i> on PC.<p>As we all know, PC gaming is where you go if you want high-resolution, graphically rich graphics and a decent frame-rate. Anyone looking to new-gen consoles for these things will almost always be sorely …

This Darling Little Girl Calms Her Newborn Sister By Doing the Sweetest Thing!

AUT_Blog_DTOP_BelowTitle_300x250<p>This little sweetie is so excited to meet her new baby sister! After inspecting the new baby’s fingers and toes and …

Islamic State Release Video Showing Jordanian Pilot Muath Al-Kassasbeh Burned Alive

<b>UPDATE: Jordan has executed Sajida Al-Rishawi and one other prisoner in retribution for the death of pilot Muath Al-Kasaesbeh.</b><p>The Islamic State group …

Probe sends back ‘space selfie’ as landing craft prepares for historic comet touchdown

Some 300 million miles from Earth, stunning images show celestial object firing off a stream of gas as Rosetta mission prepares to launch first comet landing<p>Just 10 miles away from its quarry in the depths of space, the Philae landing craft has captured remarkable images of the comet on which it is …

UN backs inquiry of IS group's alleged crimes

GENEVA (AP) — The U.N.'s top human rights body on Monday overwhelmingly approved the Iraqi government's request for an investigation into alleged …