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A major museum has to return another looted artifact. Welcome to the dark side of the art world.

U.S. prosecutors recently seized a 2,300-year-old vase, painted by the great Greek artist Python, which had long been on display at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Evidence showed that tomb raiders had looted it in Italy in the 1970s. It is expected that the vase will ultimately be returned to …

Museums

Has the true identity of Jack the Ripper been revealed? Victorian diary proven genuine contains huge clue

It remains one of the most enduring mysteries in British criminal history with a long list of potential suspects.<p>But the true identity of Jack the Ripper may have finally been confirmed, after researchers said they had proven the authenticity of a much disputed Victorian diary.<p>Twenty five years ago …

England

Do You Know How to Get What You Want in Bed?

By Joanne Davila and Kaycee Lashman<p>Just because the science on what makes people sexually satisfied might seem simple and obvious, it doesn’t mean …

5 Ways to Recover from Mistakes in Your Relationship

Source: Simone van den Berg/Shutterstock<p>Let’s face it: We all make mistakes. Sometimes I snap at my husband when I’m tired or forget about plans I …

If You Want A Great Sex Life, Don't Be Scared To Work At It.

There is a powerful cultural script that many people agree with in terms of sex: it is believed to be instant chemistry from the very beginning. As we drink the wine of romance we become drunk in the belief that sex, even in long-term relationships, is easy, tension-free, and uninhibited.<p>Either you …

15 Recipes for Tender, Juicy Grilled Chicken This Memorial Day

Grilled chicken appears on many Memorial Day cookout menus, but truthfully, I've never been much of a fan. One too many bland, dried-out chicken breasts has led me to focus my interest elsewhere. While grilled chicken frequently falls short of its potential, it <i>does</i> have plenty of potential: If you …

Big Fat Chewy Cappuccino Cookies - Crumb: A Food Blog

After that long, rough winter we just had, this balmy spring weather has me feeling a bit like a butterfly that’s just sprung free from its cocoon. A …