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‘Pop Vinyl Disk’ Poster by bulibui

• Hang your posters in dorms, bedrooms, offices, studios, or anywhere blank walls aren't welcome<br>• Printed on 185 gsm semi gloss poster paper<br>• Custom cut - …

101 Places to Buy Furniture & Home Decor Online

Oh, the joys of online home decor shopping. Not only can you find great deals on all kinds of housewares, you can do it all in your pajamas and from …

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21 IKEA Desk Hacks for the Most Productive Workspace *Ever*

With the weather getting warmer (and calling your name), the last thing you want to think about is being in your office, let alone staying productive. But making your workspace uber productive isn’t just about purging your pen drawer — after all, a beautiful workspace is a productive workspace. At …

5 Exercises A Personal Trainer Wishes You Would Skip

<i>This article was originally published on February 10, 2016.</i><p>No matter what kind of exercise you choose, we applaud you for getting out there and doing …

Glencore shares surge as investors cheer debt-cutting plan

The FTSE 100 miner is going even further to reduce its debt, having set out sweeping plans in September<p>Glencore's shares climbed more than 10pc in morning trading after it unveiled plans to cut its debt pile faster than expected, and chief executive Ivan Glasenberg assured investors that it was …

Exclusive: Commodity trader Cargill restructures, cuts jobs - sources

LONDON (Reuters) - Cargill Inc [CARG.UL], one of the world’s largest privately held corporations, has launched a restructuring that includes job cuts, one company source and four industry sources said on Friday, the latest casualty of a downturn in the farm economy.<p>A logo is pictured on the …

Emerging Markets

3 Genius Ways to Ditch Popcorn Ceilings

Buh-bye, eyesore!<p>We love old homes, but that doesn't mean we need to live with '80s trends that quickly turned into modern nightmares. Give your rooms a makeover from the top down with these impressive DIY fixes for popcorn ceilings.

Nation to sell 1 million tons of cotton reserves - Business

China will auction an initial 1 million metric tons of cotton from its bulging State stockpiles over the next two months and will also consider …

Chechen leader targets families as insurgents swear loyalty to leader of Islamic State

Dispatch: Deadly attack on Grozny prompts brutal reprisals that critics say will fuel new radicalisation and violence<p>The gunmen arrived in the capital of Chechnya around midnight.<p>They had commandeered three taxis in a village an hour away, kidnapped and trussed up the drivers and left them in a …

Understanding Russia's obsession with mayonnaise

On a crisp autumn night in central London a group have gathered to discuss an age-old Russian affair: a shared love of mayonnaise.<p>The crowd is dominated by Russian expats living in London. The venue is Pushkin House, set up in the 1950s as meeting place for all of those interested in the country’s …

The Best Workout for a Toned, Tight Butt

Trust us on this: This is a workout you should seriously get behind<p>Blast unwanted fat and create a knockout butt with this two-phase program from Perkins. First, the "Wake 'Em Up" body-weight exercises are designed to light up your central nervous system and get your glutes primed and ready. …

The Torch-and-Tone 14-Exercise Circuit

It's the grand finale of celeb trainer David Kirsch's four-week, whole-body training plan.<p>By now you know the 28-Day, Whole-Body Challenge was definitely worth it. The transformation has taken hold of your body. You are feeling invincible!<p>This week, to really show you what you're now capable of, …

Ukraine crisis - the view from Russia

<b>The last few months have witnessed a coup d’état in Ukraine, military operations by the Ukrainian authorities against the people of Donetsk and Lugansk oblasts and rabidly anti-Russian policies on the part of Kiev. Was it possible to predict this turn of events just a year ago?</b><p><b>Nikolai Patrushev:</b> …

13 Fascinating Facts About The Majority Of Russians

Dennis Grombkowski / Getty Eighty-three percent Russians approve of Vladimir Putin as president, a number that has soared from 54% last year since his annexation of Crimea and intervention in Ukraine as well as the Sochi Olympics.<p>Westerners may wonder why Russians so happily approve of a man who is …

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6 Moves for a Total-Body Transformation

Take a deep breath…then launch into week two of our 28-day training plan with celeb trainer David Kirsch!<p>Congrats—you're one week into the 28-Day, Whole-Body Challenge! How are you feeling? You should already sense a little bit of a transformation as your body starts shaping up and your muscles …

7 Incredibly Stylish Fitness, Health, and Life Trackers That Look Like Jewelry

The latest generation of wearable tech could easily be mistaken for fab jewelry

10 Abs Exercises Better Than Crunches

10 abs exercises for women that are so much better than crunches.<p>If you still think that doing crunches will score you amazing abs, you're in for a rude awakening. Flattening your belly requires multi-muscle exercises that target all the regions of your core—upper and lower abs, obliques, …

Brazil’s massive drought will reach your local Starbucks tomorrow morning

Green coffee prices have risen rapidly this year, affecting a number of retail brands. US consumers are going to feel it a lot more acutely once Starbucks raises its prices tomorrow. While price rises have already kicked in for other companies, it’s mostly been store products rather than the daily …

Tone Your Abs on a Mat: 5 Moves Better Than Crunches

Feel the burn, skip the crunches.<p>The mat is a great place to sculpt sexy abs. What's not so great? Only doing crunches—which utilize just a portion of your core muscles—to tone up. So we put together five intense and efficient core-strengthening moves that target <i>all</i> the regions of your abs. Here's …

7 Squat Variations You NEED to Try

Your go-to butt exercise could use an upgrade<p>Squats are like the LBD of your workout—they’re the perfect staple and they make your body look pretty amazing. But just like your wardrobe, your fitness routine could use some variety. For an upgrade with major results, try these 7 squat variations from …

Flatten Your Belly with This Killer Ab Workout

Get a tight stomach in just six weeks without doing a single crunch. This may be the easiest workout we've ever printed<p>Get ready to whip off your cover-up: This workout, created exclusively for <i>Women's Health</i> by Rachel Cosgrove, C.S.C.S., owner of Results Fitness in Newhall, California, combines …

Special Report - How the U.S. made its Putin problem worse

WASHINGTON AND NEW YORK (Reuters) - In September 2001, as the U.S. reeled from the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Centre and the Pentagon, Vladimir Putin supported Washington’s imminent invasion of Afghanistan in ways that would have been inconceivable during the Cold War.<p>U.S. President …

Putin risks upstaging talks on defusing Ukraine crisis

GENEVA/MOSCOW (Reuters) - Foreign ministers from East and West will try to defuse the Ukraine crisis on Thursday in Geneva, once frequently the scene of Cold War negotiations, but will risk being upstaged by Russian President Vladimir Putin.<p>With Russian troops massed on the border with Ukraine, …

IOC policy puts athletes at the bottom of Vladimir Putin's Olympic pile | Marina Hyde

International Olympic Committee,Olympic Games,Winter Olympics 2014,Winter Olympics,Vladimir Putin,Andy Gray,Richard Keys,Sport,Russia,Olympics<p>IOC sporting events have become one giant political demonstration in which the athletes are a mere plot device<p>To the confused climes of the International …

Putin, the Winter Olympics and why there are two kinds of homophobia

Vladimir Putin is out and proud – as a homophobe, that is. He recently announced that gay people would not be subjected to harassment during the forthcoming Winter Olympics in Sochi, they can feel "calm and relaxed", so long as they "leave children alone, please". Putin said that, while Russia did …

How John Terry helped spark Ukraine's political crisis

Ukrainian president includes his country's disallowed goal against England in marathon list of grievances against Europe<p>The political crisis gripping <b>Ukraine</b> was sparked by a complex series of factors: power, politics and, according to the country's president, John Terry's left foot.<p>Viktor …

International News | Latest World News, Videos & Photos -ABC News - ABC News

China needs to fix trade practices, according to White House<p>Video shows rhinoceros ramming car in safari park<p>Pakistan's new prime minister faces …

North Korea

Edward Snowden warns about loss of privacy in Christmas message - video

NSA says Tailored Access Operations is a 'unique national asset' as former NSA chief calls Edward Snowden a 'traitor'<p>Published: 29 Dec 2013<p>Judge William Pauley noted the dragnet program was 'controversial but lawful' and dismissed lawsuit brought by ACLU<p>Published: 27 Dec 2013<p>NSA whistleblower …

Steven Gerrard, Theo Walcott and Arsène Wenger come over all lyrical in this poem dedicated to the beautiful game. Watch Musa Okwonga's Ode to Football here: http://fw.to/oUUgf4V