Posts Tagged ‘ Reuters ’

World chefs: Top 10 celebrity chef-owned restaurants in U.S.

Aug 17th, 2010 | By lifestylenews

NEW YORK | Tue Aug 17, 2010 6:18am EDT NEW YORK (Reuters Life!) – Chefs have become household names in recent years, helped by running their own TV shows or sharing their cooking tips with fans in glossy cookbooks. Travel website TripAdvisor has compiled a list of the top 10 celebrity chef-owned restaurants in the
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Chefs find relief after U.S. Gulf oil leak stops

Aug 17th, 2010 | By lifestylenews

By Richard Leong NEW YORK | Tue Aug 17, 2010 3:10pm EDT NEW YORK (Reuters Life!) – U.S. chefs breathed a collective sigh of relief after BP stopped its massive oil leak in the seafood-rich U.S. Gulf a month ago, but they must still deal with tight supply and high prices in the coming months.
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Time-shifting on TV more than doubles in past year

Aug 17th, 2010 | By lifestylenews

LOS ANGELES | Tue Aug 17, 2010 2:53pm EDT LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Time-shifted TV viewing has more than doubled over the past year and over 40 percent of Americans now make plans to record their favorite shows and watch them later, according to a survey released on Tuesday. More than two-thirds of viewers have
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Doctors discover tumor in Michael Douglas’ throat

Aug 17th, 2010 | By entertainmentnews

LOS ANGELES | Tue Aug 17, 2010 9:55am EDT LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Doctors have found a tumor in the throat of Oscar-winning actor Michael Douglas and plan to treat the “Wall Street” star with radiation and chemotherapy over eight weeks. Doctors expect Douglas, 65, to make a full recovery, the actor’s spokesman told People
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Was James Bond just a "neo-fascist gangster?"

Aug 17th, 2010 | By lifestylenews

LONDON | Tue Aug 17, 2010 8:53am EDT LONDON (Reuters) – James Bond is nothing but a gangster who would ply his trade for any country that offered him a steady supply of girls and dry Martinis, says writer John le Carré. Agent 007 may be as
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Doctors discover tumor in Michael Douglas’ throat

Aug 17th, 2010 | By entertainmentnews

LOS ANGELES | Mon Aug 16, 2010 6:06pm EDT LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Doctors have found a tumor in the throat of Oscar-winning actor Michael Douglas and plan to treat the “Wall Street” star with radiation and chemotherapy over eight weeks. Doctors expect Douglas, 65, to make a full recovery, the actor’s spokesman told People
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Ailing Zsa Zsa Gabor to spend final days at home

Aug 16th, 2010 | By entertainmentnews

LOS ANGELES | Mon Aug 16, 2010 7:25pm EDT LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Actress Zsa Zsa Gabor has decided to spend her final days at her Bel Air home after declining to undergo any more surgery, her publicist said on Monday. Gabor, 93, was given the last rites by a priest in hospital at the
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Recession Might Limit Irish Women’s Access To Safe Abortion

Aug 16th, 2010 | By healthnews

Main Category: Abortion Article Date: 16 Aug 2010 – 5:00 PDT email to a friend   printer friendly   view / write opinions <!–   rate article Economic hardship might be leading more Irish women to seek abortions and obtain the procedure illegally because they cannot afford to travel to Britain, where abortion is legal,
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Informal work networks new form of inequality: study

Aug 16th, 2010 | By lifestylenews

By Patricia Reaney NEW YORK | Mon Aug 16, 2010 3:26pm EDT NEW YORK (Reuters Life!) – Informal networks at work are fostering inequality and preventing women from advancing their careers and breaking through the glass ceiling, according to new research. Professor Gail McGuire, of Indiana University South Bend, found that women do not get
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Fresh face Rooney Mara lands lead in "Dragon Tattoo"

Aug 16th, 2010 | By entertainmentnews

LOS ANGELES | Mon Aug 16, 2010 2:44pm EDT LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Little-known American actress Rooney Mara has landed the lead role opposite Daniel Craig in Hollywood’s version of Stieg Larsson’s best-selling book “The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo,” Columbia Pictures said on Monday. Mara, 25, will play Lisbeth Salander — the smart but
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