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Inside Middleton’s Marshmallows

James Middelton lifts the lid on his marshmallow empire

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Saltz on Stefan Simchowitz, the Greatest Art-Flipper of Them All

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The past year has seen collectors and auction houses creating their own art market. They’re essentially bypassing dealers, galleries, and critics, identifying artists on their own, buying works by those artists cheaply in great numbers, then flipping them at vastly higher prices to a network of other like-minded speculator-collectors. Thus, … More »

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Vatican Hustle

A couple of con men tried to talk their way into the notorious Vatican Bank. They seemed to think they’d be right at home. But Pope Francis is cleaning house

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‘Cinderella’ cruelty law considered

The government is “seriously” considering introducing a new offence of emotional cruelty to children in England and Wales.

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Guest Wears Kate’s Coat

Kate and another guest wear same outfit to a society wedding at the weekend

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PM’s Win: Still a Loss in Turkey

Despite possible corruption activity, the Prime Minister’s victory in Sunday’s elections proves his party is still stronger than the opposition.

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The Homecoming of Willie Mays

At the end of his career, Willie Mays had nothing left to prove to anyone. But every time he took the field, he played like a man with everything on the line.

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Why Africa’s Turning Anti-Gay

Western activism is causing more harm than good to a continent making LGBT people into scapegoats for colonialism.

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Thank God Baseball’s Back

Put on a glove, watch a game, and the years fall away, time stands still, and the joy of baseball reminds you again of life’s eternal sweetness.

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George’s Instagrammy New Photos

Kate and Will apply filters to new official snap

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Heart of Midlothian 2-0 Hibernian

Hearts maintain Scottish Premiership safety for one more game at least after beating Edinburgh rivals Hibs.

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Franciscan monks try Internet crowdfunding to restore St Francis of Assisi’s home in Rome

Crowdfunding and medieval history are coming together in Rome as a group of Franciscan monks take to the Internet to drum up funds to restore a dusty cell said to have been used by St Francis of Assisi himself. Located in the trendy Trastevere district…

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The Best of the Beast

Our favorite stories for your weekend reading list.

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The Most Mexcellent Hot Dog

The most flamboyant of America’s weenies, the Sonoran hot dog, has a murky genealogy. Both the residents of Tucson and those of its namesake in Mexico claim responsibility for its creation. Sausage historians believe that the practice of wrapping a frank in bacon before cooking it (a defining feature of the Sonoran dog) was first popularized at a hot dog cart in Mexico City in 1956. While some Tucsonans recall street-corner vendors selling something like it as far back as the 1960s, Sonora boosters say that Tucson vendors copied the idea from hot dog carts in Hermosillo, Sonora’s capital city, who were doing it a decade earlier. Either way, no one called it a Sonoran hot dog until late in the 20th century.

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Moyes defiant despite plane protest

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Manchester United boss David Moyes is defiant over a fly-past protest in his side’s win over Aston Villa at Old Trafford.

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2014 Preview: Yankees’ Masahiro Tanaka Epitomizes the Japanese Approach to Baseball

Pitcher Masahiro Tanaka, the Yankees’ $155 million import from Japan, grew up in a nation where joining a baseball team was like entering a religious order.

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Judge approves class action suit against Apple over e-book price-fixing scheme

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A federal judge in New York granted class certification on Friday to a group of consumers who sued Apple Inc for conspiring with five major publishers to fix e-book prices in violation of antitrust law. U.S. District Judge Denise Cote said the plaintiffs had “more…

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G.M. Recall Total in 2014 Reaches 4.8 Million

The automaker announced that it was recalling about 490,000 trucks and 172,000 small cars in the seventh major recall it has issued this year.

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