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The Simpsons' 'Duff Beer' is finally becoming real

Simpsons fans rejoice, Springfield's favourite fictional drink is coming to Europe next year<p>Homer Simpson's beer of choice, 'Duff', is arguably as iconic as the show itself.<p>On the show, his love for the fictional brew is well documented - “Ah, good ol’ trustworthy beer. My love for you will never …

Beer

The Problem with Awesome

Many words have been wasted on the subject of when adulthood starts. Some hold that it comes about with the right to drink alcoholic beverages or …

New York City

It was just a wig! Amanda Seyfried shows off long glossy locks after sharing selfie with a shoulder-length bob

She fuelled speculation that she had chopped off her long locks when she shared a selfie of herself sporting a dramatic new hairdo on Friday.<p>But the …

Hawaii man dies after being impaled by swordfish

<b>A man has died in Hawaii after apparently being impaled by the bill of a swordfish.</b><p>The fishing boat captain spotted the fish swimming in Honokohau harbour on Hawaii island, said a local government office.<p>He jumped into the water and speared the fish, but the fish then struck him in the chest, said …

Fish

Breastfeeding Lowers Childhood Leukemia Risk

The benefits keep on coming.This week, a new study out of the University of Haifa’s School of Public Health in Israel found that babies who …

Cancer

So it's gonna be forever? Taylor Swift and Calvin Harris show no signs of slowing down as she flashes toned midriff for a hot date night

She may well be wondering if this one is going to be forever, or if it will go down in flames.<p>So on Tuesday night, Taylor Swift, 25, pulled out all …

Yvette: my battle with vitiligo

by ANGELA EPSTEIN, Daily Mail<p>Yvette Fielding, who was Blue Peter's youngest ever presenter at just 17, has battled with the skin condition vitiligo …

Norwegian cruise ship headed to Boston after running aground near Bermuda

<b>(CNN) —</b> A Norwegian Cruise Line ship is back where it should be -- sailing to Boston.<p>A day after running aground in Bermuda, the Norwegian Dawn left the Atlantic island and headed to Massachusetts for an on-time arrival Friday, the cruise line said on Twitter.<p>Earlier Wednesday, Norwegian Cruise …

Cruise Ships

Ukraine's Poroshenko talks of 'real war' with Russia

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/uk/1168000/1168321_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1522644893_2fe77d9809969aa8c1cca02b1a012009<p><b>Ukraine's president has told the BBC his country is now in a "real war" with Russia - and that Ukrainians should prepare for a Russian offensive.</b><p>Petro …

Russia

NASA competition pays you to design a 3D-printed habitat

If NASA is going to put humans on Mars and other distant worlds, it's going to need a place for explorers to stay -- and it wants your help building those extraterrestrial homes. The agency has launched the 3D Printed Habitat Challenge, a competition to develop the best artificial housing for space …

Wedding Flowers: 15 Foraging Ideas for Bouquets and Arrangements

In my family, foraging for DIY wedding flowers has become a tradition. It started when my mom had the idea to grow potted centerpieces for her big …

Long-serving British poppy​-​seller died after being ‘tormented’ by cold-callers

One of Britain’s longest serving poppy-sellers who fell to her death in a rocky gorge had felt “tormented” by cold-callers from charities and had “lost faith in people” after a suspected theft, according to her friend.<p>The body of Olive Cooke, 92, was recovered by police from the steep-sided Avon …

Royal Navy

A guide to Amsterdam's Red Light District

Amsterdam's infamous Red Light District is a carnival of vice, with skimpily-clad commercial sex workers in brothel windows, raucous bars, haze-filled 'coffeeshops', strip shows and mind-boggling museums. It's not for everyone.<p>If you choose to satisfy your curiosity with a wander around the area, …

Cannabis

Marcelo defends Ancelotti, Ronaldo

Marcelo stood by the under-fire Real Madrid pair of Carlo Ancelotti and Cristiano Ronaldo after the champions' European exit.<p>Real Madrid left back Marcelo defended coach Carlo Ancelotti and attacker Cristiano Ronaldo after the club's UEFA Champions League exit.<p>Ronaldo's penalty at the Santiago …

One Man’s Quest to Keep the Jaffa Orange Alive

Once Israel’s most famous export, hardly any Jaffa oranges are grown today, for reasons both political and agricultural. But one farmer in Northern Israel refuses to give up.<p>Chaim Tzehori pulls out his pocket knife to expertly dissect an orange–sweet, thick-skinned and oval-shaped. He proudly …

Family Time: 5 Cool Places to Sleep

The family vacation, like the concept of family itself, has evolved. No matter who you’re traveling with, here are five intriguing and unusual places to lay your head that are bound to please everyone in your brood.<p>> Glass Igloos<p><b>Kakslauttanen Arctic Resort (Finland)</b><p>No night-lights or tech toys …

National Geographic Travel

10 Clever Lifehacks You'll Wish You Thought Of

Never do battle with a jar again<p>No matter what you're doing, there is usually a better way to do it. And to that end, here are 10 lifehacking GIFs that will show you clever, better ways of accomplishing tricky things around your house. That plus a few that are just silly fun.<p>You can find all these …

Losing my religion: US population becomes less Christian

Christianity has experienced a sharp decline in Americans identifying as a member of that religion. Meanwhile, the number of people belonging to …

Man sneezes out dart stuck up nose for 44 years

Camberley man Steve Easton, 51, finally knows why he has suffered from cases of the sniffles since he was seven<p>A man who regularly suffered a blocked nose sneezed out the cause - a toy dart stuck up his nostril for 44 years.<p>Steve Easton, 51, often had a case of the sniffles or a headache and put it …

Argentina launches lawsuit against Falkland oil drillers

<b>Argentina has begun legal proceedings against three British and two US companies for drilling oil near the Falkland Islands.</b><p>Daniel Filmus, Argentina's minister for the islands - called the Malvinas locally - announced the case in London.<p>The companies involved are Falkland Oil and Gas, Premier Oil, …

Argentina

Where was she hiding him? Controversial lingerie model famous for flaunting her pregnancy 'abs' just days before her due date has given birth to a healthy EIGHT POUND baby boy

• <b>Sarah Stage, 30, welcomed James Hunter into the world on Tuesday afternoon</b>• <b><br>Her baby boy weighed eight pounds seven ounces and was 22 inches long at</b> …

Science now says it's safe to crack your knuckles. That doesn't mean you should

Telegraph View: The boffins have deprived us of an important way to stop the uncouth from disturbing the piece with their joints<p>If you make a funny face and the wind changes, you are not in fact stuck like it. We can live without that old wives’ tale because other, often successful, ways exist of …

University of Alberta

Millions of dollars in World War II silver recovered from deep ocean

<b>(CNN) —</b> It took more than seven decades, but England finally got its delivery of tons of silver coins.<p>For most of those years, the money was deep at the bottom of the Atlantic, the monetary casualty of a cruel World War II sinking.<p>In November 1942, the unguarded SS City of Cairo was sunk by a …

Rowing

NASA's new electric vehicle prototype is built for drifting

NASA's new Modular Robotic Vehicle prototype is an advanced electric rover, developed by the space agency in partnership with the car industry, that boasts four liquid-cooled wheel motors, remote control capabilities, and dynamic driver feedback. The battery-powered vehicle could eventually help us …

Remote Controls

Brazil police force squatters from intended Olympics luxury hotel

Over 100 people were leaving the building when police charged at them, causing squatters to retaliate and set fires inside<p>An operation to remove squatters from a building planned as a hotel for the 2016 Olympic games erupted into chaos on Tuesday as Brazilian police stormed in and squatters set the …

Brazil

The surprising downsides of being clever

Can high intelligence be a burden rather than a boon? David Robson investigates.<p>If ignorance is bliss, does a high IQ equal misery? Popular opinion would have it so. We tend to think of geniuses as being plagued by existential angst, frustration, and loneliness. Think of Virginia Woolf, Alan …

Psychology

Armenian Police Shut Down Kanye's Free Concert After He Jumped Into a Lake

<b>Correction appended, April 14</b><p>What’s the point of having a concert next to a lake if you can’t jump in the water, right? At least that’s what Kanye …

Kim Kardashian

Will.i.am is selling sheets made from old Coke bottles

Will.i.am has a new side job: selling bedsheets made from old Coca-Cola bottles.<p>It's not that he's fallen on hard times in the music biz, it's more that he's into recycling. So the Black Eyed Peas frontman has partnered with Coke (KO) and W Hotels on a line of bedding made with at least 30% …

Selling