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Papal favorites served up in new recipe book

Bon Appetit, Swiss Guard

From an Argentinian dessert that translates as “milk candy” to Polish ravioli, a member of Vatican’s famed Swiss Guard on Tuesday unveiled a range of recipes of dishes favored by popes.

Posted: October 22nd, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Lifestyle Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Pizza Hut apologizes for ‘Pink Fat Lady’ customer tag on receipt

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Pizza Hut Singapore has launched an investigation and apologized to a customer described as a “Pink Fat Lady” in a handwritten note on her receipt after she ordered pizza for take away.

Posted: October 14th, 2014 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Brits go nuts over squirrel burgers


Squirrels make a “good food source” and should be served up as a way of controlling the population, the organizer of a controversial squirrel burger cooking contest said on Tuesday.

Posted: October 9th, 2014 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

US appeals court to decide if chimps ‘legal persons’


A New York State appeals court on Wednesday heard arguments on whether chimpanzees held in captivity should be recognized as “legal persons” entitled to live in freedom.

Posted: October 9th, 2014 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Queen’s sticky problem: Palace seeks chewing gum remover

Queen Elizabeth II.  AP FILE PHOTO

Buckingham Palace has revealed a sticky reality — Queen Elizabeth II is looking for a cleaner who can oversee the removal of chewing gum left by visitors to a royal residence.

Posted: October 1st, 2014 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »