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Malbec and More: Exploring Argentina's Fabled Wine Making Heritage

September 12, 2017 12:52 am0 comments
Malbec and More: Exploring Argentina's Fabled Wine Making Heritage

Photo Credit: Wines of Argentina Argentina’s rich wine making heritage dates back to the early 16th century, putting it in an entirely different league than neighboring new-world producers Chile and Brazil. Spanish settlers planted the first specimens of Vitis vinifera in monastic vineyards throughout Argentina’s central, western and northeastern regions. […]

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Police injured making arrest outside Buckingham Palace

August 25, 2017 9:28 pm0 comments
Police injured making arrest outside Buckingham Palace

Counter-terror police are investigating after two police officers were injured while arresting a man with a knife outside Buckingham Palace. Officers saw a “large bladed weapon” in the man’s car when it stopped near the palace on Friday evening. As they arrested him, both men suffered minor arm injuries, police […]

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The Carpool Karaoke team is making a BBC music show

July 19, 2017 4:08 pm0 comments
The Carpool Karaoke team is making a BBC music show

Eleven years after the demise of Top of the Pops, a live, weekly music show is coming back to the BBC. Promising “the hottest bands and artists in the world right now” the series is due to debut in the autumn. It has yet to receive a title or a […]

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Carrie Fisher: Mark Hamill says he 'loved making her laugh'

January 3, 2017 5:59 am0 comments
Carrie Fisher: Mark Hamill says he 'loved making her laugh'

Mark Hamill has written a tribute to Carrie Fisher, saying “I loved her and loved making her laugh”. Writing in The Hollywood Reporter, he recalled her daring him to try on her Princess Leia jumpsuit on the Star Wars set, adding: “It was so tight I looked like a Vegas […]

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Malware is making ATMs 'spit cash'

November 22, 2016 2:55 pm0 comments
Malware is making ATMs 'spit cash'

A Russian cybersecurity firm has issued a warning about a spate of remotely coordinated attacks on cash machines. Hacks of banks’ centralised systems had made groups of machines issue cash simultaneously, a process known as “touchless jackpotting”, said Group IB. The machines had not been physically tampered with, it said, […]

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Child mental health money not making frontline – report

November 15, 2016 6:30 am0 comments
Child mental health money not making frontline - report

Money earmarked to boost mental health provision for children in England is failing to make it to front-line services, a new report suggests. The government last year pledged £1.4bn for child mental health by 2020, but a report says millions of pounds is being used to offset NHS cuts elsewhere. […]

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Sharon Horgan: Women are making best TV comedy

October 4, 2016 4:36 am0 comments
Sharon Horgan: Women are making best TV comedy

Actress and writer Sharon Horgan has praised the number of women currently involved in high-profile comedy shows. Horgan is best known for comedy series Pulling and Catastrophe, both of which she co-wrote and appeared in. “Most of the TV I’m watching is either created by, starring or directed by women,” […]

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Making babies without eggs may be possible, say scientists

September 13, 2016 2:55 pm0 comments
Making babies without eggs may be possible, say scientists

Scientists say early experiments suggest it may one day be possible to make babies without using eggs. They have succeeded in creating healthy baby mice by tricking sperm into believing they were fertilising normal eggs. The findings in Nature Communications, could, in the distant future, mean women can be removed […]

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An adventure 18 years in the making: Long-lost Warcraft title leaks online

September 12, 2016 3:21 pm0 comments
An adventure 18 years in the making: Long-lost Warcraft title leaks online

Nearly 20 years ago, Blizzard had a plan for a new Warcraft title that would depart from the series’ RTS roots. Where Warcraft and Warcraft II: Tides of Darkness had focused on the strategic aspects of an all-out war between the Alliance and the invading Orcish Horde, Warcraft Adventures: Lord […]

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Making a Murderer subject Brendan Dassey's conviction overturned

August 12, 2016 6:51 pm0 comments
Making a Murderer subject Brendan Dassey's conviction overturned

A US federal judge has overturned the murder conviction of Brendan Dassey, whose case was examined in Netflix’s popular Making a Murderer documentary. Following the ruling by the judge in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Dassey, 26, will be released within 90 days, unless the state decides to retry him. Dassey and his […]

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