My dad grew incredible roses, and every season would pick the most perfect one for my mom and put in a pickle jar in the middle of the kitchen table. A Pollack's version of romance. My mom loved it.
New exhibition at the V&A to chart the glitz and glamour of formal gowns over the decades
3D printed chess set whose pieces form a "Chess Giant"
Traditional English flower makes a comeback after gardeners fall out of love with exotic blooms
Carlos Fuentes, eminent Mexican writer, dies at 83
Rewired nerves allow paralysed man to use hand
Video- Animated Russian "Winnie the Pooh" from 1972 is quite the Nietzschean bummer
Women with supportive families are not pressurised by 'thin and beautiful' ideal
Younger Cuban-American voters shift away from the GOP and toward an independent outlook
Hilarious pictures of the pets who just couldn't keep out of the picture