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Forbidden fruit: The Mercedes-Benz X-Class pickup is ready to haul in style

Forbidden fruit: The Mercedes-Benz X-Class pickup is ready to haul in style

Mercedes-Benz has finally unveiled the production version of its first proper pickup, the X-Class.

The long-gestating midsize truck the product of a joint venture with Nissan and based on the Japanese automaker’s Navara pickup. The German’s take looks very much …

by July 19, 2017 0 comments News
Is entering competitions leaving you vulnerable to fraud? Promise of prizes lures Britons into handing over personal details

Is entering competitions leaving you vulnerable to fraud? Promise of prizes lures Britons into handing over personal details

The prize loving public are putting themselves at risk by handing over key personal information to enter competitions, according to new research.

Many enter draws to win holidays, gadgets and other eye-catching prizes without checking the competition is legitimate, Nationwide …

by July 18, 2017 0 comments Finance
‘Buyers will struggle to pay much more’: House price rises will be limited as costs bite, warns Rightmove

‘Buyers will struggle to pay much more’: House price rises will be limited as costs bite, warns Rightmove

House price rises over the next few years will be muted as ‘buyers will struggle to pay much more’, property website Rightmove warned today.

Asking prices of newly-listed homes for sale flat-lined in the month to mid-July, the property website …

by July 18, 2017 0 comments Finance
Recipe: Open-faced rye bread sandwich with pickled mussels

Recipe: Open-faced rye bread sandwich with pickled mussels

Open-faced rye bread sandwich with pickled mussels, ricotta and fried shallots (Haan Palcu-Chang)

In 2010 I went to cook in Copenhagen. I spent a year and half working as chef de partie in two different Michelin-starred restaurants: Kiin Kiin and …

by July 18, 2017 0 comments News
7 memorable moments from the first day of Pitchfork Music Festival 2017

7 memorable moments from the first day of Pitchfork Music Festival 2017

Yesterday the 2017 Pitchfork Music Festival kicked off at Chicago’s Union Park. The first day was chalked full of memorable moments, with some being amazing, and a few being not so great. Overall, it was a fun-filled day of music …

by July 16, 2017 0 comments News
The Latest: Erdogan returns to Turkey’s capital for ceremony

The Latest: Erdogan returns to Turkey’s capital for ceremony

Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, waves following a ceremony to commemorate the one year anniversary of the July 15, 2016 failed coup attempt, in Istanbul, Saturday, July 15, 2017. Turkey commemorates the first anniversary of the July 15 failed military …

by July 16, 2017 0 comments Finance
Kellyanne Conway praises Trump after Afghan girls robotics team finally arrives in the U.S.

Kellyanne Conway praises Trump after Afghan girls robotics team finally arrives in the U.S.

While everybody else just talks, President Donald Trump takes action. For White House senior counselor Kellyanne Conway, that was the moral of the story involving the girls Afghan robotics team that arrived in the U.S. Saturday morning for a high …

by July 15, 2017 0 comments News
Sisters’ animosity leads to family phase-out

Sisters’ animosity leads to family phase-out

Here are some statistics about how American parents keep in touch with their adult children. (June 1, 2017) (Sign up for our free video newsletter here)

Dear Amy: There is a lot of animosity and competitiveness between my sister and …

by July 15, 2017 0 comments News
Viacom Signs Tyler Perry, a Blow to Oprah Winfrey’s Network

Viacom Signs Tyler Perry, a Blow to Oprah Winfrey’s Network

Tyler Perry, the writer, director, producer, playwright and actor, has signed a long-term deal with Viacom that could help the fortunes of that embattled media conglomerate.

Mr. Perry, best known for his “Madea” movie series, has agreed to produce 90 …

by July 15, 2017 0 comments News
Photos: Ween play their first show at Red Rocks since 2009

Photos: Ween play their first show at Red Rocks since 2009

Although slate colored clouds swirled in the sky and a light drizzle trickled down intermittently, it would take a lot more than a little rain to deter the Ween faithful from seeing their favorite band at Red Rocks. Ween has …

by July 15, 2017 0 comments News