London (AFP) – England and Portugal warmed up for Euro 2016 in a friendly at Wembley on Thursday. Here AFP Sports looks at five things we learnt from England’s 1-0 win: Diamond doesn’t sparkle After prolonged calls for Wayne Rooney, Jamie Vardy and Harry Kane to play together, the vaunted trio’s maiden outing was a disappointment. Show More Summary
Five For Friday #453 -- Name Five Superheroes That For Whatever Reason Developed Or Utilized A Secondary Set Of Powers, And That Power Set. Use This Format. No Stand-Up, Please. 1. Hawkeye -- Growing powers 2. Emma Frost -- Diamond skin 3. Invisible Girl -- Force field projection 4. Superman -- Electric powers 5. Iron Man -- Stealth armor
From 'Return to the Sea' to 'Ski Mask', the frontman has been obsessively writing in his post-Unicorns career.
>Born on this day in 1852 Frank W. Woolworth, creator of the five and ten cent store.
Sapphires and diamonds and pearls, oh my! From brand-new bling to centuries-old diamonds, in her first five years of marriage, the Duchess of Cambridge has already worn some impressive pieces of jewelry. Her new family has helped her...Show More Summary
For the 25th consecutive year, The Rittenhouse in Philadelphia has received a AAA Five-Diamond honor. To celebrate the prestigious accolade, the property is debuting a new $10,000 package filled with indulgent spa treatments, custom jewelry and accommo... via JustLuxe.com
Scientists have inventoried and categorized all of Earth's rare mineral species described to date, each sampled from five or fewer sites around the globe. Individually, several of the species have a known supply worldwide smaller than a sugar cube. read more
Munchies dropped down Ginza, Japan’s Bar High Five to get a look at owner Hidetsugu Ueno’s perfectly balanced and artful cocktails, and his ability to individually carve chunks of ice into glimmering diamond shapes. Ironically, Hidetsugu doesn’t even drink.
Carolyn Meers Skillfully fusing drama with exceptional craftsmanship, these five jewelry designers create pieces for men that stand out. Unusual, eye-catching materials like orange sapphires, green jade, and rough-cut diamonds are placed in sturdy, contemporary settings—perfect for the gentleman who wants to wear stylish jewelry without appearing flashy.
Nestled on the fourth floor of an office building in Tokyo's Ginza neighborhood, tiny Bar High Five—with intense focus and attention to detail—concocts libations worthy of any cocktail pilgrimage.
Carolyn Meers Diamonds, though often synonymous with refinement, are in fact one of the most rugged materials on the planet—a quality best displayed in jewelry fashioned from uncut stones. The following five designers’ distinctive jewelry featuring rough-cut diamonds serve as beautiful reminders that the hardy gemstone is truly one of Earth’s great wonders.
While diamonds and roses have their place, nothing says “I love you” like good old-fashioned quality time. This Valentine’s Day weekend, whisk your sweetheart away for a sumptuous stay in one of the world’s most romantic cities. From...Show More Summary
From an anime style painting of Diamond Dogs to a modern day version of Ziggy Stardust.
A former Hooters Girl and Twin Peaks employee, Abigail Lee Kemp, was arrested in connection with a series of jewelry store robberies. The woman was accused of robbing six jewelry stores in five different states in a matter of months....Show More Summary
FBI says 24-year-old Abigail Lee Kemp stole millions of dollars worth of diamonds and high-end watches from stores in at least five states
A rainbow of fancy coloured diamonds and gemstones along with an extremely rare Art Deco bracelet have made it into Bonhams? Top 10 Fine Jewellery lots of 2015. A magnificent pair of late 19th century Kashmir sapphire and diamond earrings claimed number one spot for Bonhams globally. Show More Summary
More than five years after first arriving on the internet by way of iTunes and more than fifteen after first arriving on your Diamond Rio by way of Napster, The Beatles are finally hitching their wagon to this whole "cloud" thing and streaming on the music services you've heard of and a bunch more that you haven't. Show More Summary
HONOLULUOklahoma's latest test was its toughest.Buddy Hield had 27 points and nine rebounds and the third-ranked Sooners remained one of five unbeaten teams in Division I by escaping with an 84-81 victory over Hawaii in a Diamond Head...Show More Summary
To find out what approximately $45 milllion in diamond timepieces looks like, check out these five fantastic diamond watches -- just in time for the holidays.
Whether you’re looking for a stone that stops traffic, an exceptional vintage-inspired design, or a subtly stunning sparkler, these five must-know diamond brands will always be in style.