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Michelin Guide 2018: two and three-star restaurants in pictures

England

EXCLUSIVE: Study Finds Temperature Adjustments Account For ‘Nearly All Of The Warming’ In Climate Data

A new study found adjustments made to global surface temperature readings by scientists in recent years “are totally inconsistent with published and …

8 Genius Ways To Use Overripe Avocados

<i>by guest blogger Stephanie Eckelkamp, senior associate editor at</i> Prevention <i>magazine</i><p>Sure, everyone loves a perfectly ripe avocado--they're vibrantly green, ultra photogenic, and tender yet firm enough to hold their shape when sliced and diced. But anyone who has ever bought one knows that they're …

Erie Canal trip touts waterway's history, early depictions

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — In the fall of 1825, John Henry Hopkins traveled from Buffalo to Albany on the Erie Canal just days after the 363-mile waterway had opened. Along the way, the Episcopal minister from Pennsylvania drew scenes of what was then considered a marvel of modern engineering.<p>This month, …

Life Advice From Major Dick Winters | The Art of Manliness

Few masculine archetypes are as mysterious and compelling as that of the monastic warrior. From the Shaolin monks to the Knights Templar, such men …

Why Soviet Refugees Aren't Buying Sanders's Socialism

The ultra-conservative views of many in the Russian Jewish community are driven by memories of life in the USSR.<p>SAN FRANCISCO—Janna Sundeyeva still remembers life in the Soviet Union, where stores in remote regions would lack meat for months at a time and toilet paper had to be snatched up quickly …

3tags.org

Alzheimer’s disease could be caused by herpes virus, warn experts

Drugs trials have failed and it's time to face up to the fact Alzheimer's is probably caused by viruses and bacteria, say scientists<p>Alzheimer’s disease could be caused by viruses like herpes, a group of renowned dementia experts have warned, as they call for urgent investigation into the link.<p>The …

Dementia

The brain’s miracle superpowers of self-improvement

We used to believe our brains were hardwired at birth. Now we believe we can will them to change. Is that true? Will Storr analyses the truth and hokum about 'neuroplasticity'.<p>For years she had tried to be the perfect wife and mother but now, divorced, with two sons, having gone through another …

The Brain

Forbidden Love

The passions behind Patricia Highsmith’s “The Price of Salt.”<p>In December of 1948, Patricia Highsmith was a twenty-seven-year-old aspiring writer with a murderous imagination and an outsized talent for seducing women. Her first novel, “Strangers on a Train,” was complete, but it would be more than a …

Literature

Nerve-transfer operation allows paralysed patients to move their arms and hands again

Pioneering nerve-transfer operation allows nine paralysed patients to move their arms and hands again - years after being injured<p><b>Nine quadriplegics</b> …

Spinal Cords

Americans love to visit London. Here are 6 reasons to go soon

Most Americans planning their overseas vacations between now and July are going to visit London, according to a recent report from AAA. The rest of the top five destinations based on AAA reservations include Rome; Cancun, Mexico; Paris and Dublin.<p>Indeed, Britain is a popular destination, receiving …

England

Powdered ginger may ease seasonal allergy symptoms

Adding small amounts of powdered ginger to food may help take the edge off seasonal allergy symptoms, according to an animal study published online in the Journal of Nutritional Biochemistry. Daily intake of dried ginger significantly reduced sneezing and other signs of allergy in rodents with …

Alternative Medicine

Eleven-Year-Old Shoots Alleged Home Invader to Protect Sister

On September 3, an 11-year-old boy in North St. Louis County, Missouri, shot and killed an alleged home invader to protect his 4-year-old …

Something Worse Than the IRS Awaits Greedy Televangelists

The fourth circle of Hell, as envisioned by Dante Alighieri in The Divine Comedy, is reserved for the avaricious and the profligate. It is where...

Internal Revenue Service

Pollster Absolutely Astonished By Focus Group Results on Donald Trump: ‘My Legs Are Shaking’

Pollster Frank Luntz was left in absolute astonishment Monday night by the results of a focus group who espoused support for Republican presidential contender Donald Trump, despite watching a series of video clips which some might use to undermine his campaign.<p>Luntz played for the 29-person focus …

Donald Trump

Donald Trump: Warrior male extraordinaire

<b>By Kent G. Bailey, Ph.D.</b><p>In 1987, I published the first book in the field of Human Paleopsychology. This approach is premised on two basic …

Congressman Says Green Beret Who Defended Boy Allegedly Raped by Afghan Police Officer Is Being ‘Involuntarily Discharged’ as a Result: ‘Troubling’

A Green Beret is set to be “involuntarily discharged” from the U.S. Army on November 1 and the reason why, some say, is “troubling.”<p>Rep. Duncan Hunter wrote a letter to Defense Secretary Ash Carter, asking that he review the “involuntary discharge” of Sgt. First Class Charles Martland. (Image …

Crime

Birthright Citizenship Will End. Thank You Donald Trump.

Donald Trump is a loud, rich businessman running for president who agrees with President Dwight Eisenhower that children born to illegal immigrants should not be treated as citizens of the United States. He is called a racist.<p>Hillary Clinton is the former top diplomat for the United States running …

Immigration

EXCLUSIVE: 'Don't you know who I am?' How Hillary's 'arrogant' aide Huma Abedin - now in the crosshairs of Servergate - tried to force her way past Secret Service agents without ID and expected them to carry her luggage

• <b>Secret Service agents: Behind the scenes Hillary Clinton - self-proclaimed middle class champion - is nasty and abusive toward her own detail</b>• <b><br>Her</b> …

Secret Service

Constitution Doesn't Mandate Birthright Citizenship

Parts of Donald Trump’s immigration plan may raise serious constitutional questions, but the part that launched a media firestorm—ending birthright …

What’s Driving the Rapid Growth of Welfare Spending

The fastest growing category in many state budgets? It’s not education. It’s not infrastructure. It’s welfare spending.<p>Costing more than $1 trillion …

Income Inequality

Trump’s haters need to man up and deal

It’s an unwritten commandment of politics: Thou shalt make no mention — ever — of a woman’s menstrual cycle.<p>Bringing up women’s biological …

BREAKING: Cheryl Mills to Destroy Emails About Boss Hillary Clinton

<i>UPDATE (5:23 pm, August 10, 2015): Friday evening, Judge Sullivan entered an order in response to Judicial Watch’s emergency filing. He instructed</i> …

U.S. State Department

Illegal Alien Crime Accounts for over 30% of Murders in Many States

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump deserves credit for forcing all 17 Republican candidates to talk about the social costs of illegal …

Meet the 38 Companies That Donate to Planned Parenthood

In the wake of two videos allegedly showing Planned Parenthood officials discussing the sale of aborted fetal body parts, Republicans in Congress are …

Mark Levin book: Conservative Rosetta Stone for winning next generation

Everything that has made Mark Levin one of the conservative movement’s most influential voices is there in his new book “Plunder and Deceit.”<p>There’s …

Political Science