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December 26, 2018 2:37 PM Budapest's best cakes and where to find them

Francesca Street, CNN • Published 26th December 2018 It's possible there's no better place than Budapest to while away an afternoon in a coffee house with a cake -- or three. Blending different cultural influences, histories and traditions, Budapest's cake scene offers a delectable range of pastries, tarts and sweet treats. Gyorgy Ujlaki, a tour guide 116

December 25, 2018 7:12 AM Talks to get Russian automaker GAZ off U.S. sanctions list ongoing: Siluanov

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Talks aimed at lifting U.S. sanctions on Russian automaker GAZ (GAZA.MM) are ongoing with the U.S. Treasury Department, and the company is implementing internal measures to encourage the process, Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov said. The U.S. Treasury extended a deadline for investors to divest from GAZ to March 7, a day after 93

December 18, 2018 2:39 AM Manny Machado gets chance to explain infamous comments to Yankees this week

A long-anticipated meeting will finally take place this week in the city Manny Machado may one day call home. The shortstop will get the chance to explain his broken down “Johnny Hustle” comments face-to-face with Yankees brass on Wednesday in New York, an industry source confirmed to The Daily News’ Kristie Ackert. The Yankees will be the first stop on Machado’s 140

November 29, 2018 8:30 AM 'Empire' Star Jussie Smollett Donating Over $125,000 to Charities Ahead of Holidays

Here come some feel-good vibes, courtesy of "Empire" star Jussie Smollett, who is donating a ton of cash to charities heading into the holidays. We're told Jussie is taking proceeds from his latest album, "Sum Of My Music," and passing along $125,000 to charities supporting his most beloved causes. Jussie is paying it forward to groups like the Black 122

November 16, 2018 1:58 AM Syracuse misspells 'Boeheim' on back of jersey of coach's son

The last name on the jersey worn by Syracuse head coach Jim Boeheim's son, Buddy Boeheim, was misspelled in a Thursday night matchup against UConn. Buddy Boeheim's name was spelled "Boheim" instead of "Boeheim" on his No. 35 jersey during the 2K Empire Classic at Madison Square Garden in New York City. Syracuse officials said they're not sure how the mishap 75

November 9, 2018 4:06 PM Macron and May pay tribute to fallen fighters of the Somme

SOMME VALLEY, France (Reuters) - French President Emmanuel Macron and British Prime Minister Theresa May laid a wreath at a memorial in the Somme valley on Friday, honoring fallen World War One soldiers on the eve of the centenary of the war’s end. The Somme Offensive, waged in 1916, was intended to hasten a victory for the allies against the German 95

November 7, 2018 7:33 PM Emma Thompson asked Prince William if she could kiss him during her damehood ceremony

Emma Thompson stands outside Buckingham Palace, London, after being made a Dame Commander of the British Empire by Prince William on Wednesday Nov. 7, 2018. (Jonathan Brady/Pool via AP) Oscar-winning actress Emma Thompson has received one of Britain's highest awards from Prince William — and thought about giving him a kiss at the Buckingham Palace ceremony 131

October 26, 2018 8:05 PM Warhol Takes New York, Again

At the Whitney, a show gathers more than 350 works by the Pop master ‘Empire,” a movie that Andy Warhol and the experimental filmmaker Jonas Mekas shot in 1964, isn’t for the drowsy. The silent black-and-white film can run for eight hours and five minutes, and consists of a stationary image of night falling around the Empire State Building. “Empire 125

October 25, 2018 4:12 PM French 'Spider-Man' arrested after scaling London's Heron Tower

Alain Robert, an urban climber dubbed the "French Spider-Man," completes his climb of the outside of Heron Tower building in the City of London, Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein) A daredevil dubbed the “French Spider-Man” climbed the Heron Tower building in the city of London on Thursday. Alain Robert, 56, took about an hour to scale 294

October 22, 2018 9:03 PM Benetton founder, who took family business beyond sweaters, dies at 77

MILAN (Reuters) - Gilberto Benetton, a co-founder of Italian clothing retailer United Colors of Benetton who masterminded the family empire’s diversification into construction, transport and catering, has died at the age of 77. The former head of family holding company Edizione which controls Italy’s biggest infrastructure group Atlantia (ATL.MI), died after 684