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New Audio Gives Sunset Deadline for Jordan to Hand Over Prisoner to ISIS

The wife of the Japanese journalist being held hostage by ISIS made an impassioned plea for his release Thursday as an apparent deadline passed for a prisoner swap.<p>Rinko Goto, wife of Kenji Goto, said in a statement: “I fear that this is the last chance for my husband.”<p>She spoke amid concern over …

Finally! The Beauty Product You Need to Strengthen Your Nails

<i>Below is an excerpt from “Heal Your Nails with IBX,”</i> <i>which originally appeared on PureWow. Read the full story at purewow.com.</i><p>We polish. We pick. We …

The Gone With the Wind House Is Getting the Ultimate Makeover

A historian hopes that fans can experience the full glory of Tara one day. This article originally appeared on goodhousekeeping.com.<p>There are fewer movie homes more iconic than <i>Gone With the Wind</i>'s plantation estate, Tara. But unfortunately, after the classic movie was done filming, the set (yes, we …

Puff Pastry Shells (Vol au Vents) - How to Make Puff Pastry Cups for Fillings

The Most Incredible Home Makeovers in Movie History

These transformations are stunning proof of the power of change.<p>Thanks to the wonders of movie magic, the messy details of home renovations are usually glossed over with a quick montage set to a motivational soundtrack. But whether a makeover tears characters apart, brings them back together, or …

Sex and the City

The Winter Beauty Survival Guide: 6 On-the-Go Products You Can’t Live Without

From the latest multitasking face balm the perfect miniature hand cream, here are the six miracle products that belong in your bag or carry-on.

Lela Rose's Lavender Ice Cream

The fashion designer and seasoned hostess shares her recipe.<p>Lela Rose's lavender ice cream paired with her madeleines. Photography by Kelly Stuart.<p>2 cups heavy cream<p>1 cup half-and-half<p>2/3 cup honey<p>1 1/2 tablespoons dried lavender<p>2 large eggs<p>1/8 teaspoon salt<p>Bring cream, half-and-half, honey, and …

10 Ways to Tone Up Without Killing Yourself at the Gym

<i>Every Monday we tap an industry expert for tips that only insiders know. This week Brooke Siler, Pilates pioneer and author of 'The New York Times' best-seller 'The Pilates Body: The Ultimate At-Home Guide to Strengthening, Lengthening and Toning Your Body- Without Machines', explains that it is</i> …

Mind-boggling photos that defy perspective

New U.S. rockets include crew launch-escape systems

CAPE CANAVERAL Fla (Reuters) - Heeding a lesson from history, designers of a new generation of U.S. rockets will include escape systems to give crew members a fighting chance of surviving launch accidents such as the one that felled an unmanned Orbital Sciences Antares rocket on Tuesday.<p>An aerial …

Winter Road Salt – the Next Acid Rain? – May Threaten Adirondack “Queen of American Lakes”

Changing Planet<p>Is road salt the next acid rain? Lake George in New York’s Adirondack Mountains may hold the answer. (Image courtesy Lake George Association)<p><b>Tendrils of fog curl above the waters of the Queen of American Lakes, as Lake George in New York’s Adirondack Mountains is known. Biting winds</b> …

Get Instant Cheekbones

Fake it, fast: The quest for perfect bone structure ends here.<p>Contour makeup is back, big-time. (Think Gucci Girls, not Rocky Horror.) Highlighting and shading "can take years off your face and give you structure that's not actually there," says makeup artist Sonia Kashuk. While the look may seem …

Makeup

FBI cracks down on 'cracking cards'

On his recent release of "Fast Life," rising Chicago rapper Bandman Kevo brags about having it all — the girls, the guns, luxury cars, snazzy clothes and, of course, stacks of cold, hard cash.<p>But Kevo, whose real name is Kevin Ford, didn't get there through his music alone, according to federal …

Great shot from AP of L’Agora, the venue for last week's Valencia Open: http://t.co/haXQmActRP

Casper Smart says it’s hard to be thought of as Mr. JLo | Fox News

Jennifer Lopez and Casper Smart have not been together since June, but the choreographer says it’s been hard for him being labeled as JLo’s boyfriend.<p>“It’s been hard being looked at like, ‘You only had the job because you were the boyfriend,” he told Entertainment Tonight. “Standing on the other …

Beyonce wants to upgrade your sweatpants game

Beyonce is teaming up with Britain’s Topshop—beloved on both sides of the pond for its incredibly fast copies of catwalk fashions—to produce a line of athletic streetwear. “I have always loved Topshop for its fashion credentials and forward thinking,” the singer and fashion icon said. “Working with …

Karl Lagerfeld

In Vino Veritas: 10 Wine Essentials to Know

There's no better feeling than uncorking a bottle of Chardonnay at the end of the day or sipping a Merlot that perfectly complements the steak on the table. Yet while the pleasure of wine is easy to grasp, the intricacy of the winemaking process is less so. Napa Valley's esteemed Beringer …

The Evolution Of The Way You Drink Beer Over The Years

Today is American Beer Day, which of course means it's appropriate to crack open a cold one right now and celebrate the day in style. Got one? Okay, now it's time to get nostalgic. Beer is America's favorite alcoholic beverage. According to Gallup, Americans who consume alcohol favor beer over wine …

See Jennifer Lopez's New NYC Apartment

It looks like Chelsea Clinton and Jeff Gordon have a new neighbor.<p>Even though she rumored to be signing a residency deal in Sin City, it looks like Jenny from the Block wants to stay true to her roots. <i>Curbed</i> reports that the <i>American Idol</i> judge just purchased a sprawling apartment in New York City's …

A Century Later, Relics Emerge From a War Frozen in Time

Retreating ice in the Alps sheds new light on high-altitude battle in World War I.<p><i>Greetings from Cercen Pass. It is storming and snow covers the highest peaks. We wait for peace, but the bad weather, the high altitudes ... Peace can only come with our death.</i><p>—from the May 28, 1916, diary of C.D., a …

These Are The Pore-Clogging Ingredients To Look Out For

If you’re someone who struggles with acne, you're always on the lookout for certain products to keep your skin clear. Typically, that includes …

Burberry's New Eau

Leave it to the iconic Brit brand to create yet another classic.<p>British actress Suki Waterhouse is the face of the fashion house's latest perfume—a rare mix of English lavender, pink peppercorn as well as neroli, blackberry leaves, orange flower, orris absolute, vetiver and musk. The result: a …

The Power of the Hoodie-Wearing C.E.O.

If you’re a billionaire in Silicon Valley, you can wear what you want on your feet. Mark Zuckerberg, the C.E.O. of Facebook, has made numerous public appearances in a hoodie and Adidas slide-on sandals. Sergey Brin, a co-founder of Google, is not shy about his Vibram FiveFingers barefoot-style …