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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 …

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 …

Relationships

5 Ways to Recover from Mistakes in Your Relationship

Let’s face it: We all make mistakes. Sometimes I snap at my husband when I’m tired or forget about plans I made with a friend. I’ve learned the hard …

Positive Thinking

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 …

Bye Bye Birdie: 18 Grilled Chicken Recipes to Devour This Memorial Day

If I show up at a barbecue and don't trust the chef, I steer clear of any chicken I see—more often than not it's going to be mediocre. But grilled chicken doesn't have to be stringy and flavorless—use the right technique and it'll be perfectly juicy and still have shatteringly crispy skin. And, of …

Cooking

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 …