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Israel casts doubt on nine-month target for Palestinian deal | Reuters

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel’s defence minister said on Tuesday wide gaps remain in peace talks with the Palestinians after U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry’s latest visit and he cast doubt over the chances of reaching a final accord by an April target.<p>Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu …

Inside the supermarkets' dark stores

Do you remember what the future of shopping used to be? In place of a trundle round the high street every few days, we were going to make weekly trips to big-box supermarkets outside town, delight in the bright produce and the enticing smells and drive home happy, our cars low on their axles. Well, …

With much of the US and Canada in the grips of a polar vortex, this video presents some imaginative ways to enjoy the icy conditions. Watch: http://fw.to/okQaGal

Surfer Shane Dorian flies from Hawaii to catch 20-metre monster French wave

One of the best big-wave surfers in the world has made a 20,000-mile round trip from Hawaii to ride the massive waves that recent storms have brought to the shores of Europe.<p>Shane Dorian caught just two of the 20-metre waves off the French coast, but that was enough to justify the trip for his …

John McAfee: glad Intel dropping name from security software | Reuters

BOSTON (Reuters) - John McAfee, the flamboyant millionaire who founded a pioneering anti-virus software company that Intel Corp bought for $7.7 billion, says he is glad that the chipmaker plans to drop his name from its products.<p>Software pioneer John McAfee is escorted by immigration officers at La …

Sony to test PlayStation-based cloud TV service | Reuters

LAS VEGAS (Reuters) - Sony Corp will begin testing a new television service that combines traditional viewing with on-demand content through its PlayStation gaming system, a cloud-based service could possibly change long-established cable and media industry relationships.<p>Visitors take pictures of …

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Chill Out: Ladies Who Get Blizzard Weather Right

Take heed, batten the hatches and find cozy inspiration from the ladies who bundle up but don't necessarily dress down.<p>Hercules by any other name would be a killer cold front with major precipitation, and much of the country is under a deep freeze, regardless of a cool mythological name. Take heed, …

Girls Night: Season 3 Premiere

"They're hot, they're funky, they're keepin' it real," Lena Dunham said on stage last night at the GIRLS Season 3 premiere in New York.<p>"They're hot, they're funky, they're keepin' it real," Lena Dunham said on stage last night at the GIRLS Season 3 premiere in New York. Among her list of thank …

Sophie Ellis-Bextor interview: 'I don't thrust myself in people's faces like Lady Gaga'

She’s the understated disco diva who’s carved a successful pop career almost without anyone noticing. So how did Sophie Ellis-Bextor cope with the full glare of Strictly?<p><b>Sophie Ellis-Bextor is turning heads.</b> It’s hardly surprising; after all, she cuts a singular figure. She’s just shy of 6ft tall, …

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DC rappers return from North Korea: 'We made it out ... we beat the odds'

Exclusive: Aspiring rappers Pacman and Peso reveal their new video shot in North Korea and describe their adventures in the world's most despotic regime<p>It was a story that could hardly have been less likely to end in glory. Two aspiring rappers, who had barely been outside their impoverished …

Cookbook of the week: Made in Herefordshire

This week's featured cookbook is full of delicious recipes that celebrate the bounty of Herefordshire<p>A couple of books out at present celebrate the food of a particular British region, ideal if you’re planning a local, <b>seasonal</b> 2014. The New West Country Cook Book (Diligence, £20) is a compendium of …

Delicious destinations: 7 iconic dishes of the world

Cultures and countries are defined by food and many are rightly proud of their culinary heritage. Some dishes are so iconic that they carry the name of their birthplace and, of course, they taste so much better in situ.<p>So if you're a serious global foodie with a checklist you're itching to tick, …

Life-changing bread recipe

A nutty, satisfying loaf of delicious bread made with chia seeds and psyllium husks<p><i>Makes one loaf</i><p>135g (5oz) sunflower seeds<br>90g (3¼oz) flax seeds<br>65g (2oz) hazelnuts or almonds<br>145g (5¼oz) rolled oats<br>2 tbsp chia seeds<br>4 tbsp psyllium husks, or 3 tbsp of psyllium husk powder<br>1 tbsp maple syrup (for …

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Double chocolate raspberry brownie recipe

A delicious raw treat, free from refined flour, sugar or dairy from a pair of the world's best healthy food bloggers<p>For a wintry version you could substitute the raspberry-leaf tea with chai tea. We often use herbal teas in place of spices – camomile, peppermint and rosehip add interesting flavours …

It's true what they say about an apple a day

Apples are as effective as the cholesterol-lowering statins in preventing or delaying circulatory disorders – without their risk of side-effects<p>The Victorians famously had a talent for capturing, in memorable proverbs, important insights into life’s dilemmas.<p>There can be few whose actions have not …

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Chocolate Cake with Milk Chocolate-Peanut Butter Frosting and Peanut Butter Brittle

Let's jump right to the heart of the story, here. Our cake...didn't work. It was, as the kids on the Internets say, an EPIC FAIL. Or at least it was …

Alan Titchmarsh: relive the glory days of alcohol

Silver salvers and soda siphons trump screw-caps any day. When cocktail hour beckons, take a classier cue from decades gone by<p>It was in 1958 that Pelham Grenville Wodehouse penned a slim volume by the title of Cocktail Time. On its cover there appears an illustration of a dinner-jacketed and …

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5 Restaurant Recipes Requested by Readers, from Pudding to Panisses

How to request your favorite restaurant dishes' recipes through our monthly column, RSVP.<p>If you're the kind of person who always asks the D.J. to play your favorite songs (we are), you are <i>just</i> the person we're looking for. We want you (yes, you!) to request the recipes of your favorite dishes from …

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Bon Appétit on Twitter: "5 ways to make awesome homemade pizza http://t.co/OX248Hgf9F http://t.co/7ejaNyriNB"

Replying to @<b>bonappetit</b><p>RT @<b>bonappetit</b>: 5 ways to make awesome homemade pizza http://bonapp.it/Kx5JKv pic.twitter.com/e1qkAJs2ZM [great for a busy …

Telegraph Food on Twitter: "In this week's Baking Club, @Rose_Prince shows you how to make healthy energy bars http://t.co/IKttIlUiKL http://t.co/uUxiuIXHwc"

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The Taste: 'Anyone who knows Nigella is lucky'

This week’s 'The Taste’, with Nigella Lawson, is among the year’s most eagerly awaited TV shows. Meet co-host and former hellraiser Anthony Bourdain<p>The Domestic Goddess is fighting back. Not just with headline-grabbing interviews, but by starring in a new television series that casts her – with …

Raymond Blanc interview: 'I’m a micro-idiot perfectionist. I revel in it'

In the kitchen the chef is God, says chef Raymond Blanc – and when he’s at home that means his mother<p>Maman Blanc never used stocks in her kitchen. Hers was a very simple cuisine, according to her son Raymond, who is sitting beside me in his white chef’s overalls. A waiter at Le Manoir aux …

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Tortillini Pasta & Vegetable Soup How to Cook recipe

Brussels sprouts at Diner in NYC. @mattduckor's favorite winter vegetable.

Rihanna's New Crush, Mychal Kendricks, Looks Like Chris Brown (VIDEO)

Rihanna has posted a picture of her new man crush on Instagram and fans have been quick to point out how similar he looks to her ex Chris Brown.<p>The …

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This year’s lineup of who’s performing at the Jan. 26 Grammy Awards has just been announced, and the show <i>really</i> promises to rock.<p>While nominees such as Taylor Swift, T.I., Macklemore and Lewis were certainly expected to perform, there will be the added benefits of Pink singing her popular duet (and …

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Lily Tomlin Marries Jane Wagner After 42 Years Together

Showstopping actress and comedian Lily Tomlin and her partner of 42 years, Jane Wagner, were married in a private ceremony in Los Angeles on New …

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Emma Roberts and long-term boyfriend Evan Peters engaged

<p><b>Emma Roberts</b> and her long-term boyfriend Evan Peters are engaged.<p>The 26-year-old actor popped the question with a pink gold and diamond ring, while …

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Elizabeth Hurley heals broken heart on holiday with Hugh Grant

<p>As she comes to terms with the end of her engagement, <b>Elizabeth Hurley</b> is being supported by her two favourite guys, son Damian and ex-boyfriend <b>Hugh</b> …

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