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Vapes, snakes and fireworks: hanging out at the Cracker – in pictures

The Cracker is scrubland in Tipton, West Midlands, that has become a sort of youth club without walls – or rules. Laura Pannack’s series documents the young people she met there Continue reading......

Vapes, snakes and fireworks: hanging out at the Cracker – in pictures

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Hamilton: F1 German GP like hitting snakes in "Snakes and Ladders" Lewis Hamilton says his Formula 1 German Grand Prix was almost "like Snakes and Ladders" and that he "kept hitting the snakes" to fall from first to 11th place...
12:16, 07/28/2019

Fortnite Fireworks Launch Locations: Where are the fireworks along the river bank? Launch fireworks found along the river bank is the first Fortnite 14 Days of Summer Challenge that needs completing. Here's everything you need to know!...
09:16, 07/04/2019

Weed tech: Vapes, pipes, apps, and more marijuana gadgets and accessories Looking to buy a premium vape? Want to find more information about a particular strain? Interested in automating your grow operation? You've come to the right place. We've rounded up the best of the best -- devices that help you consume marijuana and...
17:48, 04/28/2019

KickSat-2 project launches 105 cracker-sized satellites Move over, Starlink. SpaceX’s global internet play might have caught the world’s attention with its 60-satellite launch last month, but little did we know that it had already been upstaged — at least in terms of sheer numbers. The KickSat...
20:16, 06/04/2019

Martinez cracker helps Colombia past Argentina "Roger Martinez scored an outstanding goal as Colombia beat Argentina 2-0 in an exciting finale to a Copa America Group B opener on Saturday that burst into life after a sluggish start."...
08:32, 06/16/2019

Queer Eye's Antoni opens up in the drag makeover chair with Miz Cracker The Them YouTube channel is kicking off Pride Month with an impressive makeover: Antoni Porowski, food expert on the popular Netflix series Queer Eye. Porowski, who says he hasn’t dressed up like a girl since 5th-grade Halloween (except for his Britn...
11:00, 06/05/2019

Cracker Barrel bars church event over LGBT execution remarks KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Cracker Barrel said it won’t host an event by a Tennessee church whose pastor was a detective who preached that the government should execute gay people. The restaurant chain said Tuesday on Twitter that it’s not affiliated with Al...
15:00, 06/19/2019

Jonjo Shelvey cracker at Fulham helps Newcastle United go out with a bang It felt something like love. The Geordie fans crooned, often and with feeling, throughout this stroll of an end of season win in honour of their manager. “Rafa Benítez, we want you to stay,”was on repeat. Down on the dugout the man himself offered an...
09:32, 05/12/2019

WATCH LIVE: President Trump gives speech at Pennsylvania Shell cracker plant President Trump made a visit to the Pittsburgh area to give a speech at the Shell cracker plant at 2:10 p.m., which is under construction, along the Ohio River in Beaver County....
14:32, 08/13/2019

Cracker Barrel Tells Pastor His Church Is Not Welcome After Sermon Calling for Execution of Gay People A Cracker Barrel restaurant in Tennessee turned away a pastor who preached anti-LGBT sermons, including that gay people should be executed by the government. Grayson Fritts, a Tennessee pastor who is also a detective at the Knox County, Tennessee She...
06:32, 06/20/2019

Make 'Bubble Snakes' With Your Kid If you’re looking for simple science experiments and creative projects to do with your kid, you can’t go wrong with anything from Sergei Urban, aka TheDadLab. The experimenting father started posting clips of the activities he’d do with his two young...
16:32, 05/14/2019

She Studies Sea Snakes by the Seafloor Sea snakes are the most diverse group of marine reptiles in the world, but they are poorly understood and threatened by development. Blanche D’Anastasi is among the scientists working to save them....
05:16, 08/19/2019

Cracker Barrel turns away Grayson Fritts, detective who called for LGBTQ executions in Tennessee The Cracker Barrel restaurant chain says it has a zero-tolerance policy for "discriminatory treatment or harassment of any sort."        ...
11:32, 06/19/2019

The Other Greens In Your Bagged Lettuce - Frogs, Snakes And Lizards The first review by scientists of wild animals found by customers in prepackaged produce makes clear that frogs are the trouble, and bagged lettuce and spinach are, by and large, their preferred......
23:48, 07/27/2019

These robot snakes designed by AI could be the next big thing in the operating theatre Researchers at the Australian Centre for Robotic Vision have developed snakebots that are designed to be as individual as the patient they're used on....
11:00, 08/20/2019

Anaconda snakes born to virgin mother in Boston The birth of 18 baby green anacondas to a mother who has spent her entire life in an all-female exhibit has both surprised and taught a new lesson to those working at Boston's New England Aquarium. (May 23)        ...
16:32, 05/23/2019

This Town Comes Alive Once a Year, as Thousands of Snakes Mate More than 70,000 snakes slither out of dens to breed each spring at a Manitoba wildlife area, and thousands of people just can’t keep away from the writhing show. Just don’t call it an orgy....
07:16, 06/16/2019

Snakes, stupidity and sycophants: the horror of the Johnson cabinet Difficult to know which is more distressing – Priti Patel as home secretary or Dominic Raab as foreign secretary. None of it gets any better from there …Another day, another horror. The new cabinet has met for the first time. Oh, and Boris Johnson ha...
12:32, 07/25/2019

Video: Anaconda Snakes Born To Virgin Mother In Aquarium The birth of 18 baby anacondas at a Boston aquarium has left many surprised, given that their mother has lived most of her life in an all-female enclosure....
22:32, 05/23/2019

Invasive fish, snakes tracked with high-tech databases, maps, DNA Fish scientists on the hunt for non-native species are using an array of sophisticated techniques, including high-tech databases, storm maps and DNA samples to track destructive newcomers to U.S. waterways....
01:48, 08/20/2019

Snakes & Lattes board game pub expected to roll into Tucson this fall TUCSON – From Catan to Monopoly, board game players are well aware that a tabletop game can last several hours, even days. And what better way to energize yourself through your gaming session than a nice cup of coffee. Snakes & Lattes/ Facebook...
18:48, 05/14/2019

Giant snakes in the Florida Everglades: How scientists are using Burmese pythons as spies The giant invasive snakes quickly put a stranglehold on Florida's wildlife. Now scientists in the Everglades are turning them against one another.        ...
13:48, 06/18/2019

Live turtles, snakes, crocs seized in bust of fashion crime ring Police in 22 countries have rescued thousands of live reptiles including turtles and crocodiles that traffickers intended to kill for use in fashion accessories such as wallets and handbags, Europol said on Monday....
11:16, 06/03/2019

Cows were hanging around a gas station in Indiana In Putnam County Indiana, authorities were called to a car wash where some suspicious characters were hanging around. Turns out a couple of cows were at a gas station, blocking the lanes to the car wash! Authorities were able to round them up and get...
00:16, 05/26/2019

Miss May is hanging out near a NJ beach -- all 800 pounds of her The 800-pound, 10-foot white shark has been spotted electronically off the New Jersey shore just in time for Independence Day. Oceanographers tagged it in February in Mayport, Florida, so Miss May has come a long way to be here....
22:00, 07/04/2019

Man hanging out car window fires gun with officers in pursuit _____ A murder suspect who was shot by police after firing at officers during a police chase near Los Angeles was in surgery Friday night, authorities said. No police officers or sheriff’s deputies were wounded. Friday’s pursuit and shootings h...
08:32, 05/11/2019

Tropical Storm Barry brings 'significant flooding threat' as officials warn of snakes, alligators in water After making landfall in Louisiana, Tropical Storm Barry contributed making its slow trek northward on Sunday across the region, bringing the threat of flash flooding for the lower Mississippi River valley and warnings by officials to stay out of the...
18:32, 07/14/2019

Epstein’s death was a suicide by hanging: medical examiner Epstein, who was charged with sexually abusing numerous underage girls over several years, had been placed on suicide watch last month after he was found on his cell floor on July 23 with bruising on his neck....
16:00, 08/16/2019

I Never Bothered to Air Dry Clothes Until I Bought This Stupid Hanging Rack We all know that the dryer is terrible for your delicates, but hanging them all up to air dry is maddening, especially if you live in an apartment without a clothesline....
17:00, 06/26/2019

Man found dead hanging from Central Park overpass A man was found dead on the Upper West Side Friday morning, hanging from a Central Park overpass with a plastic bag around his head, police and park workers said. The 45-year-old man was found dangling by an orange cord from the Winterdale Arch near ...
15:32, 05/03/2019

Ex-WWE superstar Ashley Massaro died by hanging: report Former WWE superstar Ashley Massaro died by hanging herself in her Long Island home, according to a new report. The 39-year-old’s death last week has been ruled “non-criminal,” TMZ reported Tuesday. Massaro, who battled depression f...
12:00, 05/21/2019

Threat of possible expulsion from Football League still hanging over Bury • EFL says club owner Steve Dale has not provided proof of funds• Accrington game will be suspended if Friday deadline is not metBury still face a threat of being expelled from the Football League after 125 years of membership if the owner, Steve Dal...
18:16, 07/31/2019

Official autopsy concludes Epstein's death was suicide by hanging New York City's chief medical examiner determined on Friday that suicide by hanging was the cause of death for financier Jeffrey Epstein, whose body was found six days ago in a Manhattan jail cell while awaiting trial on sex trafficking charges....
10:32, 08/18/2019

Jeffrey Epstein's Death Ruled As Suicide By Hanging: Reports An autopsy on disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein, who was found dead in his jail cell, has concluded that he committed suicide by hanging, US media reported Friday....
23:32, 08/16/2019

Official autopsy concludes Epstein death's was suicide by hanging New York City's chief medical examiner determined on Friday that suicide by hanging was the cause of death for financier Jeffrey Epstein, whose body was found six days ago in a Manhattan jail cell while awaiting trial on sex trafficking charges....
21:32, 08/16/2019

Trump Leaves Huawei's South Korean Suppliers Hanging In a speech to South Korea’s largest conglomerates after he eased the toughest U.S. measures against Huawei, President Trump provided no direction on how they should proceed with the Chinese tech giant....
08:48, 06/30/2019

Comicstaan 2 Is Here, Minus Tanmay Bhat and a #MeToo Cloud Hanging Over Amazon Prime Video's Indian comedy reality competition series Comicstaan is releasing its second season under a #MeToo spotlight, dogged by accusations levelled against former judge Tanmay Bhat and......
07:16, 07/05/2019

Couple SLAMMED for hanging off railway train in 'dangerous' snap TRAVEL bloggers Camille & Jean caused a stir when they posted a picture from Ella, Sri Lanka. The Instagram snap appears to show them hanging off a train....
05:16, 05/05/2019

Opinion: Tiger has never taken a stand on big issues, so hanging with Trump is no big deal It's not surprising that Tiger Woods will visit Trump on Monday. What's surprising is taking time away from the course with PGA Championship looming.        ...
18:00, 05/02/2019

Medical examiner: Epstein died by hanging himself in jail cell The New York medical examiner determined Friday that Jeffrey Epstein died from hanging himself, disputing conspiracy theories that he was murdered in his jail cell because he had knowledge of misdeeds by powerful people....
01:32, 08/17/2019

‘New Amsterdam’ season finale leaves lives hanging in the balance Warning: This story contains spoilers from Tuesday’s season finale of “New Amsterdam.” “New Amsterdam” wrapped its maiden season in uncharacteristic fashion — with a violent ambulance crash and horrific pipe-bomb explosion und...
09:48, 05/15/2019

Kate Nash: '40-year-old men were hanging out with me, happy to profit, not concerned about my health' Overnight fame in the mid-noughties led Nash to a nervous breakdown and bankruptcy. Now, with a documentary capturing that harrowing time and a new career as an actor, she talks about the dangers young musicians faceLate in 2017, an article appeared ...
00:32, 07/15/2019

Camila Cabello Can't Stop Smiling After Hanging Out With Shawn Mendes and His Parents Things are still heating up between Camila Cabello and Shawn Mendes. The "Señorita" singers continue to spark romance rumors, and their latest outing is adding more fuel to......
22:48, 08/10/2019

Trinamool Worker Accused Of Taking "Cut Money" Found Hanging From Tree A Trinamool Congress worker, who was accused of taking cut money from beneficiaries of government schemes, was found hanging in East Burdwan district on Wednesday, police said....
12:00, 06/26/2019

Human bones found in bag hanging on door at New Jersey snack stand The bones will be submitted to a lab for DNA testing and compared to a missing persons database, the Prosecutor’s Office stated.        ...
21:48, 07/03/2019

Travel bloggers DEFEND hanging out of train in 'dangerous' railway snap TRAVEL bloggers Camille & Jean went viral when they posted a 'foolish' picture from Ella, Sri Lanka. They have since defended the controversial move....
08:48, 05/24/2019

New Media deal to buy USA Today owner Gannett is hanging on for dear life A $1.4 billion deal to buy USA Today owner Gannett Co. has been so poorly received since it was announced on Monday that executives from both Gannett and its wannabe buyer — New Media Investment — are hitting the road next week in bid to garner suppo...
00:48, 08/08/2019

LFCHD Inspector Finds Pet Turtle Hanging Out In Sink Of Lexington Restaurant LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department inspects more than 1700 restaurants at least twice a year. While most pass with flying colors, inspectors do run into some bizarre situations. Recently, one employee disco...
18:16, 05/17/2019

Former NHL great Jeremy Roenick drives ball off tee hanging out of caddie's mouth Former NHL great Jeremy Roenick is among the former celebrities and athletes taking part in the American Century Championship this weekend in Lake Tahoe....
03:32, 07/13/2019

Twitter Comes for Ayesha Curry After She Shares (Gasp!) That She Doesn’t Like Groupies Hanging Around Her Man Ayesha Curry, cookbook author, Food Network personality, mom, and wife of NBA star Steph Curry, once again became the target of Twitter memes and hot takes Tuesday after she acknowledged that she doesn’t like other women hanging around her husband....
21:48, 05/07/2019

New York medical examiner: Jeffrey Epstein's death was a suicide by hanging Disgraced financier and accused sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein committed suicide in his jail cell last week, New York City's medical examiner has ruled....
17:32, 08/16/2019

Epstein's attorneys 'not satisfied' with autopsy results that concluded financier died by hanging Lawyers for Jeffrey Epstein were "not satisfied" with the autopsy results for the disgraced financier, who the New York City medical examiner concluded died by suicide by hanging....
08:00, 08/18/2019

Drug cartel feud: 19 bodies found hanging from a bridge or hacked up in Mexico A banner bore the initials of the notoriously violent Jalisco drug cartel and called out threats to the Viagras, a rival gang.        ...
15:48, 08/08/2019

Model Kelly Bensimon, 51, shows off her toned legs in all-white one-piece while hanging on a yacht Former “Real Housewives of New York” star and model Kelly Bensimon showed off her toned figure and tan in a steamy swimsuit while on hanging out on a yacht....
05:16, 06/04/2019

Artist who painted Bill Clinton in dress had ‘no idea’ it was hanging in Jeffrey Epstein’s mansion The artist behind Jeffrey Epstein’s now-viral portrait of Bill Clinton in a blue dress says she sold the painting at a Tribecca Ball fundraiser several years ago — and had “no idea” that he was the one who had purchased it. &#...
08:00, 08/16/2019

Chris Matthews heaps praise on Biden, says he was the 'Irish guy hanging around with the African-American president' MSNBC host Chris Matthews heaped praise on Joe Biden and former President Barack Obama Tuesday and said America should seek to return to the Obama era. ...
15:32, 06/19/2019

How to Calm Your Dog When There Are Fireworks Going Off Life can be hard for a pup. You finally get one day where your humans are home and bringing strangers to pet you and feeding you leftover barbecue, and then all evening there are terrifyingly loud noises. Here’s how to comfort your doggo on the fourt...
16:48, 07/03/2019

'Snakes and other critters' join flooding, tornadoes as Barry's latest threat Hurricane Barry, quieted to a tropical depression Monday, remained a dangerous storm that threatened flooding, tornadoes and a new concern: snakes.        ...
11:00, 07/15/2019

Fireworks set off outside Barcelona hotel at 4am "Merseyside Police have confirmed they have received reports of fireworks being set off outside Barcelona’s hotel at 4am before their Champions League clash with Anfield at Liverpool."...
10:00, 05/07/2019

Never Bring Fireworks Onto a Plane Never fly with fireworks (or anything even close to fireworks). Fireworks are considered explosive devices that could ignite mid-flight, and the TSA will confiscate them from any carry-ons or checked luggage....
16:48, 07/03/2019

Boy who fell into drain rescued during fireworks Authorities say a young boy watching fireworks in Indiana was rescued after failing more than 20 feet into a water-filled drain pipe. A crowd watched as rescuers lowered a swing-set seat into the pipe and pulled him up Thursday night. (July 5)  ...
21:01, 07/05/2019

Fireworks sales to top $1.3 billion in 2019 The fireworks business receives most of its revenue in the leadup to the Fourth of July holiday. That revenue has surged recently.       ...
13:16, 07/02/2019

July 4th fireworks dangers: The 6 don'ts you need to know The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission is offering up some do's and don'ts on firework safety ahead of July 4th.        ...
10:16, 06/27/2019

5 ways to take care of your pet during fireworks on 4th of July Fireworks on Independence Day can be a very stressful event for pets. Here are five ways to take care oef them on the Fourth.        ...
11:16, 07/03/2019

Fireworks Safety: Have a blast but don’t get burned! As fireworks soar sky high around 4th of July, so do injuries. Ahead of the holiday, the Consumer Product Safety Commission on Wednesday demonstrated the power of fireworks, both legal and illegal. Five people were killed and more than 9,000 were inj...
17:16, 06/26/2019

New Jersey man dies in fireworks accident NEWARK, N.J. — A man has died of injuries stemming from a fireworks accident in New Jersey’s largest city. Newark police say 23-year-old Antonio Ortiz had burned his fingers and had internal injuries when he was pronounced dead at University Ho...
09:00, 06/03/2019

Fireworks for Retail Stocks Are a Dose of Reality The gap between winners and losers in retail is becoming clearer, but some investors have been caught out making wrong-way bets this quarter, leading to massive volatility....
07:48, 05/28/2019

12 firefighters injured in fireworks explosion in New Mexico ROSWELL, N.M. (AP) — A dozen firefighters were injured in an explosion at a fireworks storage area in eastern New Mexico. State police and officials with the city of Roswell say the blast happened around noon Wednesday at the Roswell International Ai...
18:16, 06/05/2019

Derek Hough is giddy to see his first NYC 4th of July fireworks Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular | Thursday, 8 p.m., NBC This year’s Macy’s extravaganza moves down river from Midtown East to the Brooklyn Bridge. The 25-minute display in honor of Independence Day has a musical theme this year: classi...
22:16, 06/28/2019

FC Tucson to host fireworks after game on July 3rd TUCSON – The FC Tucson pro soccer team will host a fireworks display after their game on Wednesday, July 3rd against Toronto FC II.  Here’s more from Tuesday’s sportscast: ...
23:16, 06/25/2019

Titans will cap stadium practice with concert, fireworks The Tennessee Titans are throwing a bit of a party after their only practice at Nissan Stadium during training camp       ...
16:00, 07/15/2019

The NYPD confiscated a ton of fireworks this Fourth of July It was a blowout Fourth of July for the NYPD. New York’s Finest confiscated huge hauls of illegal fireworks across the city Thursday — with precincts taking to Twitter the following morning to show off their collections. The 121st Precinct on S...
11:32, 07/05/2019

NYC 4th of July events: Insider’s guide to fun and fireworks It’s Independence Day 2019, which means half of New York City has headed out for glamorous Hamptons plans. For everyone else, that leaves shoving into the stampede to catch the big Macy’s fireworks spectacle. That is, unless they save themselve...
06:16, 07/03/2019

RPT-BUZZ-U.S. stocks weekly: New highs fireworks (Repeats from Friday. Updates chart) ** S&P 500 gains 1.7%, closes near record highs even after hot payrolls print on Fri cools bets for an aggressive Fed rate cut ** Indeed, the DJI finally popped above its October 2018 highs. However, actio...
04:16, 07/08/2019

A California house went up in flames. Fireworks may be to blame A California home is in ashes and the elderly man who lives there may be dead, neighbors and family members fear.        ...
06:16, 07/05/2019

Fireworks in Washington DC to mark July Fourth A massive fireworks display was held in Washington DC' on Thursday to celebrate the Fourth of July. (July 5)        ...
02:48, 07/05/2019

Mets affiliate’s fireworks show goes very wrong — again They were the blazin’ Mets. A Florida minor-league Mets affiliate’s Fourth of July fireworks went up in flames Thursday night. The inferno broke out during the High-A St. Lucie Mets’ post-game pyrotechnics display, following a 4-1 v...
22:48, 07/04/2019

Offensive fireworks: 5 NFL teams that will be explosive in 2019 The NFL world is quiet around the Fourth of July, but several teams will put on quite the display of offensive fireworks when the season starts.       ...
07:48, 07/04/2019

How to keep your pets safe during Fourth of July fireworks Fourth of July and all the festivities that come along with it may be fun for most of us, but all those fireworks aren’t exciting for every member of the family. I’m talking about your pets. “If you think about it it’s amazing we&#...
14:48, 07/04/2019

FC Tucson wins before pre-Independence Day Fireworks Celebration TUCSON – The Old Pueblo’s hometown soccer team scored early and often against Toronto FC II and walked away with a 3-1 victory at the Kino Sports Complex. FC Tucson will now go on a road swing and won’t play at home in the Old Puebl...
23:00, 07/03/2019

‘Looking for fireworks’: How 2016 — and Trump — ushered in the era of the mega-debate Democrats on Wednesday and Thursday will be looking to find ways to capture attention and break away from the pack, much like Republicans attempted to do four years ago....
22:16, 06/25/2019

Celebrate the 4th Of July With Video Gaming's Finest Fireworks! The evening sky is overrated. Don’t go there for awesome fireworks. Look at these clips of video gaming’s best fireworks. We’ve got to start with Mario....
13:48, 07/04/2019

Twitter slams helicopter joyriders who jammed sky during NYC fireworks It wasn’t just the fireworks lighting up the sky Thursday night. Helicopters swarmed the skies of lower Manhattan, annoying grounded New Yorkers — but giving a select few a spectacular view of the Macy’s Fourth of July fireworks display. Temper...
21:00, 07/05/2019

German environmentalists urge ban on fireworks in major cities The ban on fireworks would affect cities like Berlin, Munich and Cologne, and would be implemented to protect residents' health. Germany's Environmental Action NGO will begin actively lobbying cities next month....
06:48, 07/30/2019

New Mexico blast involving fireworks injures several firefighters Several firefighters were injured on Wednesday, two seriously, in an explosion at a building in Roswell, New Mexico, where fireworks were being stored for the city's annual July Fourth celebrations, police and city officials said....
20:00, 06/05/2019

You’ll never want to be near a fireworks store again after watching the insane fire in this video Hopefully, the fireworks displays you all beheld on Thursday as you celebrated the Fourth of July with family and friends were dazzling, firey and exciting displays of color that filled the night sky — displays that were also hopefully planned ...
06:49, 07/06/2019

Billions sets the stage for late-season fireworks Money never sleeps, as the misbegotten sequel to Wall Street informed us, and evidently it never takes a holiday either. True to its title, “New Year’s Day” unfolds over the first day of January, traditionally reserved for hungover brunches and colle...
20:00, 05/26/2019

Big Little Lies wraps up with courtroom fireworks but a fizzled-out ending Big Little Lies, a show with five (six) female leads in the same slow-knit community, offered the opportunity to say a lot about a lot of things. About motherhood, about marriage, about privilege. The second season wasn’t as successful as the first i...
03:00, 07/22/2019

Hubble captures interstellar ‘fireworks’ just in time for July 4th With Independence Day rapidly approaching, people across the United States are stocking up on low-grade explosives, just as they do every year. But while your neighborhood will likely be filled with tiny tubes spewing sparks and firecrackers that ens...
04:48, 07/03/2019

The best spot to catch a peek of Macy’s 4th of July fireworks Downtown Brooklyn residents are bursting with excitement for their front-row seat to Macy’s Fourth of July fireworks — now that the display was moved from uptown to just off Brooklyn Bridge Park. “I have a very small apartment but the vie...
02:16, 07/04/2019

How NYPD is securing the waterfront for Fourth of July fireworks The NYPD is going under the water to protect the skies. As the country’s largest police department prepares for next week’s 43rd annual Macy’s Fourth of July Fireworks show along the East River, its Harbor Unit divers are stepping up sear...
22:00, 06/26/2019

Officials clear fireworks after blast that hurt firefighters ROSWELL, N.M. (AP) — Authorities are cleaning up the remaining fireworks at a New Mexico storage area where an explosion earlier this week critically injured two firefighters who were moving the material for an upcoming show. The city of Roswell said...
11:16, 06/07/2019

Macy's loads barges for NYC July 4th fireworks Preparations for the the nations largest Independence day celebration are taking shape in New York City. Pyrotechnic experts Friday started loading barges with over 70 thousand fireworks for the 43rd annual Macy's 4th of July Fireworks show. (Ju...
14:00, 06/28/2019

Five hero cops save baby just before July 4 fireworks Five of New York’s Finest saved a baby in Manhattan who had stopped breathing just before the fireworks kicked off, the NYPD tweeted. The officers had just arrived in Manhattan when they were flagged down by parents whose baby wasn’t brea...
11:32, 07/05/2019

Soccer Team's Postgame Fireworks Canceled Due To Plague If you were hoping to catch some fireworks after Saturday night’s Montreal Impact-Colorado Rapids soccer match, bad news: It’s off because of the damn plague....
16:48, 08/02/2019

Fire crews dodge SC fireworks store explosions Firefighters had to dodge exploding rockets to douse a spectacular fire that destroyed containers of fireworks stored for sale in Fort Mill, S.C. on the Fourth of July. (July 4)        ...
14:16, 07/04/2019

How To Stay Safe While Handling Fireworks This Fourth Of July LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – With the fourth of July holiday right around the corner, many are loading up on fireworks they plan to set off this week. But if you’re not careful, someone could get seriously hurt. At Phantom Fireworks in Frank...
19:48, 06/30/2019

3 stabbed, 16 injured during fireworks at Chicago's Navy Pier Three people were stabbed and at least 16 others were hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries following Fourth of July fireworks at Chicago's Navy Pier, police said....
06:32, 07/05/2019

Fort Campbell hosts Fourth of July concert, fireworks FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. (AP) — Fort Campbell and the 101st Airborne Division are hosting a special July Fourth ceremony, concerts and fireworks display....
03:32, 07/01/2019

Titans use concert, fireworks to lure fans to night practice The Tennessee Titans have had trouble filling their stadium for years and have needed the help of visiting fans to sell as many seats as they have. They're using a concert and fireworks to lure fans to a night practice     &...
08:48, 08/03/2019

Man, 61, dies in fireworks mishap as neighborhood kids watch: 'They're probably traumatized right now' An Ohio man was killed in front of children early Tuesday after a mortar firework that he had lighted hit him in the chest and exploded, according to reports. ...
03:32, 07/04/2019

Crowds amass hours early for Macy’s fireworks display Hundreds of people gathered on the Brooklyn waterfront hours in advance of the Fourth of July fireworks — while only wealthy VIPs were allowed at prime viewing spots on the Manhattan side. Some revelers arrived at Brooklyn Bridge Park and the Brookly...
20:00, 07/04/2019

7 tips for taking great July 4th fireworks photos on your smartphone Newer smartphones from Apple and Samsung offer tools to enhance July 4th fireworks pics. Beyond Burst Mode, there's also videos, Live photos and apps.       ...
08:00, 07/03/2019

Hubble telescope captures a ‘patriotic’ galactic fireworks show This patriotic fireworks display is truly out of this world. New images captured by the Hubble Space Telescope reveals a star some 7,500 light years away bursting with hot, expanding gases in red, white and blue. Eta Carinae — a “doomed super-m...
09:16, 07/02/2019

Raptors fan sets off 3 a.m. fireworks outside Warriors hotel prior to Game 1 A basketball fan set off fireworks outside of a Toronto hotel apparently in an effort to keep the opposing team from getting a good night’s sleep before the NBA Finals....
05:00, 05/31/2019

Fireworks return to Mount Rushmore National Memorial in 2020 KEYSTONE, S.D. (AP) — Fireworks will return to Mount Rushmore National Memorial in South Dakota for the Fourth of July celebration in 2020. Mount Rushmore’s fireworks were discontinued after 2009 due to concerns related to the pine beetle infes...
07:48, 05/07/2019

Read to anxious shelter pets during the Fourth of July fireworks TUCSON – The Humane Society of Southern Arizona is hosting their first ever Patriots, Paws and Pages event, where volunteers are able to read to shelter pets at the Humane Society of Southern Arizona on the Fourth of July. HSSA says that the Fo...
19:48, 07/01/2019

Man and woman dead after standoff sparked by dispute over fireworks noise _____ A Michigan man and woman are dead following a long standoff with police sparked by a dispute between neighbors over noise from Fourth of July fireworks, according to authorities. The man had barricaded himself in his home after shooting into a ...
19:00, 07/06/2019

China trade war could make next year's July 4 fireworks fizzle The fireworks industry is warning that a continued trade war with China could make next year’s Fourth of July displays fizzle early. The vast majority of all fireworks are imported from China, and there aren’t feasible options to get them from anywhe...
11:48, 07/04/2019

Macy’s Fourth of July fireworks light up the Brooklyn Bridge Hordes of spectators came out Thursday to marvel at the 43rd annual Macy’s Fourth of July fireworks show as it illuminated the Brooklyn Bridge for the first time in years. “I wanted to see the fireworks by the Brooklyn Bridge. That’...
03:32, 07/05/2019

My life in sex: ‘It doesn’t matter if there aren’t fireworks every time… there’ll be another chance’ The woman who’s been married for 43 yearsWe met when we were students, fell madly in love and married. Neither of us had ever had sex with anyone else, nor have we ever felt the need to since. We have both fancied other people, but have never felt th...
04:48, 08/02/2019

Teen who tried to rob Texas fireworks stand gets shot in face with own gun, deputies say A teen who attempted to rob a Texas fireworks stand Thursday ended up getting shot in the face with his own gun by one of the business’ employees, police said....
15:16, 07/05/2019

Concerts, fireworks and a military parade mark July Fourth Revelers are flocking to New York’s East River, the West Lawn of the Capitol in Washington and Boston’s Esplanade for fireworks shows and concerts to celebrate America’s Independence Day...
23:32, 07/04/2019

6 Truths: Fireworks and rampant scoring as first MLB series in London takes off "Six takeaways from an explosive opening MLB London series game at London Stadium as the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox were greeted with a packed British crowd and delivered the action."...
05:16, 06/30/2019

Julian Alaphilippe Didn't Win this Tour de France. But He Brought the Fireworks. Julian Alaphilippe’s panache combined with a challenging high-altitude course and the emergence of Egan Bernal made this the most exciting Tour in recent memory....
17:48, 07/28/2019

You're Not Doing the Fourth of July Right If You're Not Blowing Up the World's Largest Fireworks Tank There’s an overwhelming variety of fireworks to help you celebrate the Fourth of July, including staples like burning schoolhouses, Roman candles, and those tiny tanks that roll around and shoot sparks. Those tanks were apparently a childhood favorit...
14:16, 07/04/2019

Fireworks, phone calls bother Argentina before Brazil semi Fireworks in the early hours of Tuesday burst near the hotel where Argentina players are staying for their Copa América semifinal against host Brazil       ...
08:48, 07/02/2019

'Zombie snakes' are going viral. They aren't particularly dangerous, but they are 'kind of adorable' News of "zombie snakes" began circulating after park officials in North Carolina posted photos on Facebook of a snake that exhibits odd behavior.        ...
12:48, 06/11/2019

6 hurt by fireworks amid Hong Kong protests on riot charges Protesters have clashed with police again in Hong Kong after reports that some of their detained colleagues would be charged with the relatively serious charge of rioting...
16:48, 07/30/2019

NBA free agency: More fireworks as Clippers add Kawhi Leonard, Paul George The Clippers are going for a title now with addition of two-time NBA Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard and All-Star Paul George, while the Lakers lose out.       ...
15:16, 07/06/2019

Annual Pamplona bull-run festival begins amid fireworks and protests More than 1 million people are expected to attend the nine-day San Fermin event in the northern Spanish cityPartygoers and bull-running fans packed the main square in Pamplona on Saturday to cheer the launch of a firecracker which marks the start of ...
11:16, 07/06/2019

Wilmer Font drilling Scott Kingery didn’t set off fireworks this time PHILADELPHIA — The last time bad blood simmered between the Phillies and Mets, they ended the April series tied atop the NL East. With both teams scuffling in their first series since then, Wilmer Font’s fastball up and in to Scott Kingery in the six...
01:48, 06/26/2019

Pyro crews prepare for the 23rd annual “A” Mountain Fireworks Celebration TUCSON –  The spectacle in the sky might be 25 minutes but a lot of work goes into the “A” Mountain Fireworks Celebration. It is all hands on deck from the Fireworks Production of Arizona and Tucson Fire Department to make sure Inde...
21:00, 07/04/2019

NYPD officer injured by flying liquor bottle while on fireworks duty An NYPD officer trying to help control a crowd lighting off fireworks in Crown Heights early Friday was injured when a liquor bottle was thrown at his head, police said. Cops were responding to a group of people lighting off the pyrotechnics on Nostr...
21:01, 07/05/2019

Trump Sets Off Fireworks of a Different Sort With Fourth of July Speech Plan The mayor’s office confirmed that the president intends to speak from the Lincoln Memorial, prompting criticism that he is politicizing a nonpartisan celebration....
16:32, 06/05/2019

Macy’s fireworks show to make flashy return to Brooklyn Bridge Get ready for blastoff, Brooklyn. After a five-year hiatus, Macy’s Fourth of July fireworks show will return to the Brooklyn Bridge, where tens of thousands of pyrotechnic shells will be launched, as well as from four barges along Pier 17 in the Seap...
15:00, 05/02/2019

Fireworks store blaze: Rockets explode as firefighters douse a spectacular fire Firefighters had to dodge exploding rockets to douse a spectacular fire that destroyed containers of fireworks stored for sale on the Fourth of July.        ...
14:16, 07/04/2019

Shirtless shooting suspect barricades himself in burning house, throws fireworks: report A California man died in a shootout with cops on Thursday after allegedly firing a weapon in a residential neighborhood and then barricading himself in a home, which was later set ablaze, a local report said. The man, who hasn’t been publicly i...
23:00, 06/06/2019

Tucson family loves living at base of “A” Mountain, has perfect view of fireworks TUCSON — When Christopher Mogan and his wife, Megan, bought a home at the base of “A” Mountain a decade ago, 4th of July Fireworks were not top of mind. But, ever since, it’s become a family tradition. “We are very bless...
01:48, 07/05/2019

Florida inmates spend Fourth of July comforting shelter dogs from fireworks Dogs at a Florida shelter won’t have to endure Fourth of July fireworks all alone. The animals — known to be frightened during one of America’s favorite pastimes — will be comforted by Brevard County inmates on Thursday. The sheriff’...
16:32, 07/03/2019

FC Tucson to host fireworks show after Wednesday’s game at Kino Sports Complex TUCSON – The Old Pueblo’s pro soccer team will take the field on Wednesday, July 3 against Toronto FC II at the Kino Sports Complex. Afterward, there’ll be a free, pre-Independence Day firework celebration. Here’s more from Tu...
23:16, 07/02/2019

Fireworks recalled days before Fourth of July holiday. Here's how to stay safe Thousands of fireworks were recalled ahead of the Fourth of July holiday. Find out what brands are affected and how to stay safe.       ...
23:48, 06/27/2019

Trump's 'Salute to America' brings military might, fireworks and dose of controversy to Washington In full executive producer mode, President Trump has the "show of a lifetime" for the hundreds of thousands of revelers who are flocking to the National Mall to witness the “Salute to America” –Trump’s Fourth of July spectacle replete with displays o...
22:16, 07/04/2019

Multiple injuries in Chicago resulted when guard mistood July 4 fireworks for gunfire Out in force, intending to prevent the gun violence that plagues Chicago, police officers were confronted with a different problem during the July 4 festivities.  ...
15:16, 07/05/2019

Three stabbed, more than a dozen injured at Navy Pier after Chicago fireworks show, police say The incident occurred during a fight that followed the Fourth of July display, which draws thousands of people to the Lake Michigan shoreline each year.        ...
00:32, 07/05/2019

Boom: Donations to Trump’s July Fourth ‘Salute’ to double fireworks display, longest ever Washington’s July Fourth “Salute to America” envisioned by President Trump will conclude with the capital’s longest ever fireworks display thanks to donations being made by two of America’s biggest pyrotechnics outfits....
10:32, 06/24/2019

Brush fire breaks out after fireworks show at St. Lucie Mets game at First Data Field Attendees at Thursday's St. Lucie Mets game took to social media to report a fire outside First Data Field; a similar incident occurred in 2017.       ...
21:16, 07/04/2019

Texas toddlers critically burned after road rage shooting sets off fireworks in family truck Two toddlers in Texas were critically injured late Thursday night after someone opened fire into their parents’ vehicle, igniting fireworks inside, police said....
15:16, 07/05/2019

Crowds light fireworks, flood streets after Puerto Rico governor resigns; pols and celebs congratulate islanders Crowds in San Juan set off fireworks and flooded the streets, cheering and waving Puerto Rican flags Wednesday, moments after learning that Gov. Ricardo Rosselló had announced plans to leave office....
01:00, 07/25/2019

Johnson & Johnson wants Oklahoma opioid case tossed, 'fireworks' expected Monday Drugmaker Johnson & Johnson has asked the judge presiding over the historic Oklahoma opioid trial to toss the case, saying the company has been made a "scapegoat" and blasting the state's effort as a "slew of illogical, legally defective theories far...
10:16, 07/07/2019

'Truly terrifying': 3 people treated for panic attacks after fireworks scare inside DC's Union Station D.C. Deputy Mayor Kevin Donahue said fireworks were set off at Union Station. The fireworks which led some to believe there was an active shooter.        ...
22:16, 07/07/2019

Seeing science – in pictures Photography and science have long been intertwined, helping to shape the way we look at the world, as Marvin Heiferman shows in Seeing Science: How Photography Reveals the Universe, published by Aperture Continue reading......
01:32, 07/15/2019

The best tie-dye for men of all ages – in pictures The hippy print is back. If you’re not feeling the full rainbow, choose darker shades and tone down with block neutrals. Alternatively get creative and DIY your own, giving a new lease of life to an old T-shirt Continue reading......
03:32, 05/17/2019

D-day veterans: now and then – in pictures As the 75th anniversary of D-day approaches, some of Britain’s handful of surviving Normandy veterans are making their way to France to commemorate the landings, in which 156,000 allied troops launched an audacious attack on the Normandy beachesRon M...
06:00, 05/31/2019

Trump’s U.K. Trip in Pictures Lunch with the queen, and a wreath at Westminster Abbey: The president’s three-day state visit to Britain began with an agenda that was heavy on the pomp....
10:48, 06/03/2019

Dogs in focus - in pictures A selection of works at the exhibition Photographic Dog Show includes images from some of the world’s finest photographers, including Elliott Erwitt, Bruce Weber, Martin Usborne among others, who all happen to have a love of caninesChrist Church & St...
00:00, 06/20/2019

In pictures – IM Pei's finest works IM Pei, one of the most celebrated and prolific architects of the 20th century, has died aged 102. The son of a prominent Chinese banker, he favoured stone, steel and glass in his creations that bore his hallmark geometry and reverence for light Cont...
01:48, 05/17/2019

What children around the world eat – in pictures Photographer Gregg Segal travelled the world to document children and the food they eat in a week. Partly inspired by the increasing problems of childhood obesity, he tracked traditional regional diets as yet unaffected by globalisation, and ironical...
04:16, 07/02/2019

Doris Day: a life in pictures Singing and movie star Doris Day has died at the age of 97. Best known for songs such as Que Sera, Sera and musicals including Calamity Jane, Day was also a an animal rights campaignerPeter Bradshaw on Doris Day: the wholesome face of postwar America...
06:48, 05/13/2019

The best jumpsuits for all ages – in pictures Layer a silk top under a light chambray, belted style, for a daytime look, or opt for a wide-leg version in a bold colour for the evening. A boiler suit in leopard will look edgy with white pumps or trainers Continue reading......
10:48, 08/09/2019

The best dresses for all ages – in pictures The perfect summer dress is not a one-size-fits-all affair. Long sleeves, maxi lengths, classic black, bold prints – we all have our go-to favourites. Accessorise with graphic sunglasses in an ice-cream shade, chunky sliders or a fun sun hat Continu...
03:00, 06/14/2019

Messing about on the Seine – in pictures An accidental photograph taken on a bridge began Adrian Skenderovic’s fascination with the boats on the Seine. Over four years, the Paris-based photographer has returned to the same spot more than 50 times to capture scenes on passing boats for his s...
10:00, 07/20/2019

Make 'Floating Pictures' With Your Kid Want to see your kid’s drawings float off the page? Have them try this science experiment from Sergei Urban, aka TheDadLab. He shares it with us from his book The Dad Lab: 50 Awesome Science Projects for Parents and Kids....
13:48, 07/25/2019

A feast for the photographer's eye – in pictures Colour has been a lifelong obsession for New York-based photographer Lucia Fainzilber, and her latest project, The Cookbook, explores nine different shades. “Each of these dishes,” she says, “presents a different combination of ingredients, all of wh...
13:16, 07/13/2019

Are these the first pictures of the “Switch Mini”? Hey, look at how I'm playing this obviously real system with my obviously real hands. In 2019, we've seen rumor after rumor after rumor after rumor that Nintendo is planning to release a new, smaller version o...
14:16, 06/19/2019

Keep out! The 100m² countries – in pictures Rubén Martín de Lucas pokes fun at the arbitrary nature of borders – by creating small geometric shapes and then living in themMinimal Republics is part of Circulation(s) European young photography festival, Paris, until 30 June Continue reading......
06:00, 05/01/2019

The best suits for all ages – in pictures A summer suit is the perfect all-day outfit, so embrace this spring’s tobacco browns, muted greys and dusky pinks by introducing a lightweight two-piece into your wardrobe Continue reading......
00:16, 05/31/2019

Lupus pictures and symptoms Lupus is an autoimmune disease that causes a wide variety of symptoms. In this article, see pictures of lupus symptoms and learn more about the different types of this condition....
18:16, 06/17/2019

The best tank tops for all ages – in pictures This summer, the tank top is the building block of your wardrobe. More dressed up than a T-shirt, it is the perfect partner for jazzy separates Continue reading......
00:48, 06/21/2019

In the frame: summer's best sunglasses – in pictures Whether you want to look sophisticated in tortoiseshell or add a pop of colour courtesy of pink heart-shaped frames, here’s our selection to help you put other sun-seekers in the shade Continue reading......
02:00, 07/13/2019

Masters of street photography – in pictures The evolving landscape of street photography is showcased in a book that explores the creative secrets and technical aspects of the genre. Masters of Street Photography published by Ammonite Press offers a snapshot of modern photography with work by ...
08:48, 07/01/2019

Etiquette classes in Shanghai – in pictures Against a soundtrack of classical music, children learn social skills, dining manners and deportment – hence the books on their heads to teach them how to walk gracefully. Other exercises include how to introduce themselves and greet people, with pra...
02:00, 07/01/2019

Flashbulb! Party pictures from around town Summer holidays start now: Cressida Bonas, Davina Harbord and Henry Holland jetted off to the Turkish Riviera for the season opening of The Bodrum Edition....
01:00, 05/30/2019

Leaves become intricate crochet art – in pictures Artist Susanna Bauer describes the delicate leaf and crochet sculptures she’s been making for the past 10 years as “a tribute to nature”. The German-born artist, who now lives in Cornwall, gathers fallen leaves from several favourite trees and on her...
11:32, 06/22/2019

Meltdown: the climate crisis – in pictures MELTDOWN – a visualisation of climate change has opened at Natural History Museum of Vienna. Created by the climate crisis charity Project Pressure, the exhibition on vanishing glaciers uses art to inspire action and behavioural change. Unlike wildfi...
10:32, 06/19/2019

The Great Yorkshire Show – in pictures Guardian photographer Christopher Thomond went to the opening events at the 161st Great Yorkshire Show in Harrogate, a three-day showcase of British farming and the countryside Continue reading......
00:16, 07/10/2019

Lifting the lid on Japan's poo museum – in pictures Japan’s culture of cute has embraced poo, which gets a pop twist at the Unko Museum in Yokohama, near Tokyo. Visitors can play a poo-themed video game and pose on a variety of WCs. All the twisty ice-cream and cupcake shapes on display are artificial...
08:32, 07/04/2019

Colombia's last rebel army – in pictures The National Liberation Army (ELN) is Colombia’s last rebel army and one of the oldest guerrilla groups in Latin America. It has been involved in the continuing Colombian armed conflict since 1964 and is classified as a terrorist organisation by seve...
01:48, 06/21/2019

Where the heart is: the British at home – in pictures The passionate attachment we have to our homes is part of our cultural identity. Britain’s homes are places where individual, social and cultural identities are exposed, and where submission to – or opposition of – the norm is revealed• Home Sweet Ho...
12:48, 07/02/2019

Franco Zeffirelli – a life in pictures He threw flamboyant parties and created equally dazzling films and operas. A look back on the career of the director of the films Romeo and Juliet and The Taming of the Shrew and the opera ToscaFranco Zeffirelli dies aged 96 Continue reading......
15:32, 06/15/2019

Aciiiiid! Rave's first 30 years – in pictures From warehouse parties to the acid house explosion, new exhibition Sweet Harmony: Rave Today captures a dancefloor revolution. Warning: contains knitwear Continue reading......
03:16, 07/12/2019

Suzuki Gixxer 250 Pictures Leaked After the launch of the Suzuki Gixxer SF 250, it was only a matter of time before Suzuki India launched the Gixxer 250. And the first pictures of the new motorcycle have already been leaked....
12:16, 06/14/2019

The best linen pieces for all ages – in pictures Linen has had a modern overhaul. Dresses and skirts are fitted, a jumpsuit is cool and relaxed, and a cropped bandeau top looks stylish paired with a blazer Continue reading......
06:00, 07/12/2019

Meditating in Manchester: Tao of Glass – in pictures This world premiere at Manchester international festival combines Philip Glass’s mesmerising music and performer-director Phelim McDermott’s theatricality Continue reading......
19:48, 07/12/2019

The political life of Theresa May – in pictures A look back over May’s political career, from being elected as MP for Maidenhead in 1997 to Brexit, the snap election that backfired and her onstage dancing at the 2018 Tory conference Continue reading......
13:48, 05/24/2019

The Stow horse fair – in pictures The Stow horse fair has been held in the Cotswold town of Stow-on-the-Wold biannually, in May and October, for hundreds of years. Gypsy and Traveller people from all over the country have been gathering in the small town for the event since 1476 Con...
09:00, 05/10/2019

Brittany, France's 'Little Britain'– in pictures Mark Neville’s Breton project began in June 2016, the day the UK voted to leave Europe. The images in his book Parade explore the region of north-west France where pigs outnumber people two to one Continue reading......
02:48, 06/04/2019

The best trimmed pieces for all ages – in pictures It’s all in the details this summer, and by details we mean trims. Try a fringed wrap skirt with a bold print shirt, or a delicate lace-trimmed cami with jeans or chunky boots. Dive deep into the look with a co-ord outfit like the Staud top and skirt...
01:00, 05/10/2019

Switzerland's wine festival – in pictures The Swiss town of Vevey has staged a once-in-a-generation celebration of its winemakers, with fancy dress, alpine horns, cows and dancers kicking off a festival that dates back to the 18th century. The three-week Fête des Vignerons, which began in 17...
01:16, 07/19/2019

Eid al-Fitr 2019 around the world – in pictures Muslims worldwide are celebrating Eid al-Fitr, the three-day festival marking the end of the Islamic holy fasting month of Ramadan Continue reading......
04:48, 06/05/2019

What to wear in June: five looks for five days – in pictures As we continue towards midsummer’s day, things can become a little sticky. Here’s how to stay stylish – and keep a cool head this month Continue reading......
06:00, 06/05/2019

Canal boat painting – in pictures Phil Speight is one of the most experienced and influential canal boat painters in the country. He has earned an enviable reputation not only as a painter but as a teacher of the traditional skills he cares about so passionately Continue reading......
05:32, 08/13/2019

In pictures: D-day 75th anniversary commemorations Veterans, military service members, world leaders and dignitaries, including Britain's Queen Elizabeth II and President Donald Trump, take part in events marking the 75th anniversary of D-Day in Portsmouth, England....
06:00, 06/05/2019

Oh we do like to be beside the seaside: Britons on the beach – in pictures From Victorian days out to 21st-century staycations, our coastal resorts are an enduring attraction. These images are from the exhibition Seaside: Photographed, which is at Turner Contemporary, Margate, until 8 September and tours to three other venu...
04:48, 07/22/2019

Why do Hubble pictures have missing pieces? Ever wondered why some Hubble Space Telescope images have that strange, staircase appearance? Here's your answer.       ...
17:48, 06/13/2019

The best British press photography – in pictures The Assignments exhibition is an annual chance to see the top images by UK photojournalists, as chosen by the British Press Photographers’ Association. Warning: readers may find some of the images upsetting Assignments runs from 17–19 May at Bargehou...
01:00, 05/16/2019

Prominent refugees and their contribution to the UK – in pictures Ahead of Refugee Week, Jillian Edelstein portraits celebrate the contribution of people from diverse refugee backgrounds. You, Me and Those Who Came Before, commissioned by Counterpoints Arts, will preview at the Tate Exchange in London as part of it...
10:16, 05/21/2019

Art installation lights up Sydney's zoo – in pictures As part of this year’s Vivid Sydney festival, Taronga zoo will feature an array of dazzling animal projections, illuminated trails and giant multimedia light sculptures telling a story about wildlife conservationVivid Sydney at Taronga zoo runs from ...
10:16, 05/20/2019

What to wear in August: five looks for five days – in pictures From spaghetti straps to hiking sandals, these outfits will help you keep cool while the warm weather continues – but can be restyled long into next season Continue reading......
14:48, 08/02/2019

The best tropical prints for all ages – in pictures Tropical prints have had an update: less garish, more muted. Mix patterned pieces with tonal separates. Soft pink shorts look chic paired with burgundy and beige, while a silk dress looks modern worn with a pair of directional wedges Continue reading...
05:16, 07/26/2019

The horror! Apocalypse Now unseen – in pictures Francis Ford Coppola’s wildly ambitious take on Joseph Conrad’s Heart of Darkness premiered at the Cannes film festival 40 years ago – and won the Palme d’Or. Next month, recently discovered on-set photographs by Chas Gerretsen will be shown for the ...
00:16, 05/30/2019

After the tornado: storm damage in the US – in pictures There has been a spate of tornadoes in the US over the last two weeks as a volatile mix of warm, moist air from the south-east and persistent cold from the Rocky Mountains clashes over the midwest Continue reading......
00:16, 05/30/2019

Stephen Shore's Los Angeles – in pictures Photo London has named Stephen Shore as its master of photography for 2019. New work will be shown at Somerset House alongside this classic series Los Angeles, which features 60 photographs taken in one day in 1969 Continue reading......
08:16, 05/17/2019

Protesters take to Brazil's streets – in pictures Tens of thousands of students, academics and teachers have marched throughout the vast South American country in protest against ultraconservative president Jair Bolsonaro’s cuts to education, including moves to dramatically reduce funding for federa...
06:00, 05/31/2019

Remembering the Berlin Wall – in pictures The order for work to start on building the Berlin Wall was issued on 13 August 1961. East German guards sealed the border, preventing an exodus to the west. Barbed wire was gradually replaced with the concrete barrier, which remained until 9 Novembe...
13:03, 08/13/2019

The best beige pieces for all ages – in pictures Beige is a wardrobe staple, but the perfect neutral has had an update. Mix and match shades of oatmeal, biscuit and putty for a tonal, modern look. Punctuate your outfit with subtle colour, maybe a pink check on a blazer – or add colour-pop sunglasse...
04:16, 05/03/2019

Living off-grid for 77 years – in pictures A wind-up radio, a smattering of colour photos and a stack of glossy books: these are the only signs that Margaret Gallagher lives in the modern world. For all of her 77 years, she has lived in a 200-year-old thatched cottage in Northern Ireland with...
04:00, 08/16/2019

Twitter will now let you add pictures, GIFs, and videos to RTs Starting today, Twitter will now let you add pictures, videos, or GIFs to your retweets with comments. This update is rolling out to its iOS, Android, and mobile web app worldwide.   In a strange way of showing off the feature, the company responded ...
07:16, 05/07/2019

Partial lunar eclipse – in pictures Stargazers have been treated to a cosmic spectacle as a partial lunar eclipse was visible across parts of the UK. The event on Tuesday evening coincided with the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11 launching its moon mission. Clear skies across much of the...
03:00, 07/17/2019

Super worm moon – in pictures Wednesday night’s rare occurrence of a super worm moon coincided with the equinox. The name is a nod to the emergence of worms from the soil around the time of the March full moon Continue reading......
07:00, 05/01/2019

Three days of peace: Woodstock at 50 – in pictures Woodstock’s co-founder Michael Lang talks through his memories of the three-day festival to celebrate a new book looking back on the 1969 event Continue reading......
13:32, 08/15/2019

Shanghai's ostracised skateboarders – in pictures Skateboarding will debut in the Tokyo Olympics next year. Despite this, those who are part of a growing scene in Shanghai, China, complain of being labelled troublemakers Continue reading......
06:32, 08/15/2019

Grasski World Championships – in pictures For those who have always fancied giving skiing a go but live in a place where it never snows, grass skiing might be the answer and the Grasski World Championship might be the inspiration you need Continue reading......
04:00, 08/16/2019

Judith Kerr – a life in pictures Judith Kerr, the author and illustrator whose debut picture book, The Tiger Who Came to Tea, introduced generations of preschool children to the joyful chaos of uncontrolled appetites, has died at the age of 95 Continue reading......
12:48, 05/23/2019

Best in show: artists' portraits of their pooches – in pictures Lucian Freud’s whippet, Pluto, Joan Jonas’s dog, Zina, and William Wegman’s elegant weimaraners are just some of the artists’ pooches that will appear in a new exhibition called Dog Show that marks the 35th anniversary of Southwark Park Galleries (fo...
09:16, 06/29/2019

For Paris with love: how Amélie became a musical – in pictures The much-loved film starring Audrey Tautou has been turned into a stage show. Designer Madeleine Girling explains how she found a new style to match its spirit Continue reading......
09:00, 05/03/2019

Board game blowout: Gen Con 2019 in pictures Welcome to Gen Con. INDIANAPOLIS—Gen Con, America's biggest and longest-running board game extravaganza, held its 52nd annual convention in downtown Indianapolis this past weekend, and we were there once again...
10:16, 08/06/2019

A view to a kill: Washington's Spy Museum – in pictures Largest collection of international espionage artefacts ever placed on public display illuminate the work of famous spies and their pivotal actions, as well as help bring to life the tradecraft of the women and men behind some of the most secretive m...
02:48, 05/09/2019

Your pictures: share your photos on the theme of 'game' Wherever you are in the world, this week we’d like to see your pictures on the theme ‘game’The next theme for our weekly photography assignment, published in print in the Observer New Review is ‘game’.Share your photos of what game means to you – and...
07:16, 05/19/2019

New Set Pictures Reveal the Radical Return of Bill & Ted Hear a snippet of the new Lion King’s take on “Hakuna Matata”. The first mysterious teases for Scream: Resurrection are here. Shaun the Sheep has a close encounter of the third kind in his new movie. Take a bite out of the BBC’s new Dracula. Plus wha...
08:00, 07/04/2019

Trump's Independence Day parade in Washington DC – in pictures Donald Trump is overseeing Fourth of July celebrations with a speech about patriotism and a show of military might that critics say is politicising an important holiday and wasting taxpayers’ money. The president has dismissed concerns about the even...
12:32, 07/04/2019

See new pictures of Princess Charlotte celebrating her 4th birthday Will and Kate's only daughter, Princess Charlotte, turns 4 on May 2, and her parents released new pictures of the little charmer to mark the occasion.        ...
17:48, 05/01/2019

Pelicans VP pictures future with Davis, Williamson For a team with the No. 1 pick in the NBA draft, vice president of basketball operations David Griffin confesses the New Orleans Pelicans are still living in the past....
13:00, 05/21/2019

South of the river: London before gentrification – in pictures From denture repair shops to raunchy laundrettes, Niall McDiarmid’s portraits of the overlooked parts of deepest south London are a wonderful throwback to a time before the developers descended• McDiarmid’s book Southwestern is published by Setanta C...
17:16, 07/31/2019

Olivia Newton-John: Her life in pictures In 1978, Olivia Newton-John co-starred with John Travolta in “Grease” which catapulted her into super-stardom. She turns 71 on Sept. 26, 2019.        ...
07:48, 08/07/2019

AP PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from the past week Here’s your look at highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our editors think you should see. This week’s gallery includes bo...
04:00, 05/04/2019

| PICTURES: JP Pietersen all smiles at Sharks training Former Springbok wing JP Pietersen attended a Sharks Currie Cup training session, all but confirming he'll feature for the coastal franchise in this year's tournament....
04:16, 07/05/2019

Billy Joel turns 70: His life in pictures Billy Joel has been entertaining fans since the '60s. The "Piano Man" turns 70 on May 9, 2019. His life in pictures:        ...
21:48, 05/08/2019

Walter Chandoha's purrfect cats – in pictures In 1949, Walter Chandoha adopted a stray kitten in New York. When he began taking pictures of his new pet, Loco, he was so inspired by the results that he started photographing kittens from a local shelter, thereby kickstarting an extraordinary caree...
00:49, 08/14/2019

GDT nature photographer of the year 2019 – in pictures Run by the Society of German Nature Photographers (Gesellschaft Deutscher Tierfotografen), the prestigious annual contest celebrates the best wildlife photography from members in Germany. Here are this year’s winners Continue reading......
02:16, 05/08/2019

Meet the neighbours: portraits of humanity – in pictures The 50 winners of the inaugural Portrait of Humanity photography prize have just been announced. Here are our favourites. The show travels to four continents later in the year and the book is published by Hoxton Mini Press on 30 May Continue reading....
23:16, 05/07/2019

Small is beautiful in Tokyo's Golden Gai – in pictures Nearly 300 bars and restaurants are squeezed into an area about the size of half a football pitch in the Golden Gai area of Tokyo. Everything is smaller and narrower in this warren of shacks, a sliver of old Tokyo in a modern metropolis Continue rea...
04:00, 08/13/2019

The birth of the teenager: from teds to punks to hip-hop – in pictures The birth of the teenager is documented at an exhibition hosted by the Classic Car Boot Sale in London on 27-28 April. Hundreds of pictures collected by the Museum of Youth Culture will be on show, with the opportunity for visitors to bring and and a...
06:00, 05/01/2019

A tube driver's view of the East End – in pictures Tim Brown, a tube train driver, has just published The East End in Colour, which evocatively captures the transformation of the London area in the 1980s Continue reading......
00:00, 05/07/2019

Abandoned pianos in derelict buildings – in pictures Ever since Romain Thiery stumbled upon an abandoned piano in a castle in 2009, the French photographer – a pianist himself – has travelled all over Europe in search of forgotten pianos, giving them a new lease of life through his images. So far, he h...
11:48, 08/10/2019

Vladimir Putin: 20 years in power - in pictures Twenty years ago the Russian president Boris Yeltsin appointed his fourth prime minister in less than 18 months: Vladimir Putin, then a relatively unknown security services chief with scant experience of politics. Few could have predicted that two de...
06:16, 08/09/2019

How many likes for Da Vinci? Why it's fine to take pictures in an art gallery Photographs used to be banned in exhibitions – now they’re encouraged. So why do some people get so snobby about them? While I was studying art history, my tutor once advised the class that when you want to take photos in a gallery, it’s better to as...
10:00, 08/16/2019

'The Glastonbury of art': Venice Biennale 2019 – in pictures A hypnotised live dove, a migrant boat, a cow on rails, a Lithuanian beach … the Guardian’s David Levene on how he captured the vast art fair• Mawkish monuments and the beach from hell: our verdict on this year’s arts celebration Continue reading......
02:32, 05/15/2019

Your pictures: share your photos on the theme of 'occasion' Wherever you are in the world, this week we’d like to see your pictures on the theme ‘occasion’The next theme for our weekly photography assignment, published in print in the Observer New Review is ‘occasion’.Share your photos of what occasion means ...
02:16, 05/05/2019

Whodunnit! The secret artists' auction – in pictures Pictures on a Postcard auctions anonymous signed works by big-name photographers from Larry Clark to Roger Ballen, Todd Hido and Karen Knorr. Here are our favourites … Continue reading......
01:00, 05/16/2019

Octopus bites woman’s face after she tries to take pictures with it NBC — An Oregon woman attending a fishing derby on Friday made an unfortunate choice that involved an octopus. Jamie Bisceglia, who has been fishing since age 6 and now owns a company that encourages women to fish, noticed that someone had caug...
16:48, 08/07/2019

World leaders gather at G20 summit - in pictures Leaders from G20 countries gather in Osaka, Japan, to discuss economic and geopolitical issues and the climate crisisG20 leaders urge Trump and Xi to reach trade deal Continue reading......
02:32, 06/28/2019

Fear and defiance among Pakistan’s Hazaras - in pictures High walls around the neighbourhoods of the country’s embattled Hazara community in the south-western city of Quetta are designed to protect them from extremist militants. However, they also serve as a constant reminder of the threat they face from g...
00:48, 07/31/2019

Your pictures: share your photos on the theme of ‘plastic' Wherever you are in the world, this week we’d like to see your pictures on the theme ‘plastic’The next theme for our weekly photography assignment, published in print in the Observer New Review is ‘plastic’.Share your photos of what plastic means to ...
02:48, 06/16/2019

Walk the line: 10 of the best smart sandals for men – in pictures Elevated footwear is the key to a smart casual summer look. Neutral shades and simple lines will work with most things already in your wardrobe – and they won’t have gone out of style by the time the next heatwave hits Continue reading......
10:32, 07/23/2019

PhotoEspaña: where glamour meets grit – in pictures More than 80 exhibitions featuring work of nearly 300 photographers and visual artists comprise this year’s PhotoEspaña. The work is displayed in venues across Madrid, and in a further six cities, until 1 September Ijewo by Cristina de Middel, from t...
02:32, 06/17/2019

San Fermín running of the bulls festival – in pictures Hundreds of thousands of visitors attend the fiesta in Pamplona, Spain, many participating in the highlight event – the running of the bulls, or encierro Continue reading......
13:00, 07/07/2019

Revolution! Latin American photography – in pictures From the photos by Alberto Korda that helped canonise Che Guevara to snatched street images of resistance, new show Urban Impulses embraces a turbulent half-century of revolvers and rebellion Continue reading......
23:16, 06/12/2019

Psycho to The 39 Steps: on set with Alfred Hitchcock – in pictures The innovative director made a string of suspense-filled classics. Here, we see him telling actors how to faint, wear handcuffs – and play an icy blonde Continue reading......
23:48, 05/27/2019

D-day landings remembered on 75th anniversary – in pictures Veterans and world leaders have attended ceremonies to mark 75 years since allied troops landed in France during the second world war Continue reading......
20:48, 06/06/2019

Documenting migrant deaths in the Mediterranean – in pictures Six people a day die crossing the Mediterranean. The work of Italian photojournalist Max Hirzel in his series Migrant Bodies speaks to the human stories behind this statistic and underlines how efforts to identify the dead are helping bereaved famili...
14:48, 06/08/2019

The pioneering female photographer Ida Wyman – in pictures The US documentarian has died aged 93. A member of the influential Photo League cooperative in New York, she believed that ‘photos could be used to effect change’. At a time when few women pursued a career in the industry, she worked on photo essays ...
10:32, 07/19/2019

Memory Lane: Wimbledon through the years – in pictures For over three decades, renowned sports photographer Gerry Cranham visited SW19 to photograph the sport stars and spectators, we’ve had a rummage through his archives to check out some of the action from yesteryear Continue reading......
05:16, 07/10/2019

Shutter speeds: the cars of El Mirage – in pictures El Mirage is a racetrack on a dry lake bed a few hours outside Los Angeles in the California desert. Raced on since 1937, the 1.3-mile track attracts drivers from all over the US, some of whom reach speeds of up to 200mph.London-based photographer Wi...
10:32, 06/15/2019

Urban haul: the best city dresses – in pictures Dresses need to be versatile to stand up to a day out on the town. Our pick of the best will see you from public transport to office to park Continue reading......
12:16, 07/10/2019

The Moon: A Celebration of Our Celestial Neighbour - in pictures Marking the 50th anniversary of Neil Armstrong’s ‘small step’ and published to coincide with Royal Museums Greenwich’s exhibition at the National Maritime Museum, The Moon: a Celebration of our Celestial Neighbour explores people’s fascination with t...
09:00, 07/18/2019

Hong Kong's Lennon walls - in pictures Hong Kongers have displayed a characteristically riotous embrace of political graffiti in the form of Post-it notes documenting their anger and hope, during their huge anti-government rallies. Walls adorned with messages targeting city leaders, cleve...
02:00, 07/11/2019

The First Intriguing Game of Thrones Prequel Set Pictures Are Here Zack Snyder’s upcoming Netflix zombie film sets its cast. Guillermo del Toro debunks a wild Disney rumor. Quentin Tarantino ponders if his R-Rated Star Trek film should really be his final project. Plus, a new look at the Batman: Hush animated adapta...
13:32, 07/17/2019

The 2019 24 Hours of Le Mans in Pictures, The Start The 24 Hours of Le Mans is well underway, and pro photographer Jay Liu is there to capture all of the action. Jay has given us access to his full portfolio of images throughout the Le Mans weekend, freezing everything from the big speed of the hybrid...
01:16, 06/16/2019

Trump’s U.K. Visit in Pictures: Honoring D-Day Sacrifice On Day 3 of President Trump’s state visit to Britain, he and other world leaders traveled to southern England for a commemoration of the Allied invasion of Normandy....
15:00, 06/05/2019

Out of this world: the best space-inspired fashion – in pictures To mark the 50th anniversary of the moon landings, boldy go where no one has gone before with our selection of the best garments featuring the sun, moon and stars Continue reading......
13:32, 07/17/2019

Summer solstice 2019 celebrations – in pictures People across the UK have welcomed the summer solstice, the first day of summer. Stonehenge and Avebury stone circles were among the venues for celebrations marking the northern hemisphere’s longest day of the year Continue reading......
01:48, 06/21/2019

Let's get smart casual: 10 of the best men's polo shirts – in pictures Whether you’re dressing it up with a suit or dressing it down with shorts, the polo shirt is the perfect versatile piece for any wardrobe. Continue reading......
01:32, 06/03/2019

Dogs, a horse and a goat go to the polls – in pictures Pets accompany their owners across the UK as the nation votes in the European elections• This article was amended on 23 May 2019 to remove an image, which the photo agency informed us after publication was taken at the local elections in the UK in Ma...
00:00, 05/24/2019

Karl the Fog: San Francisco's mysterious resident – in pictures Most instagram accounts rely on blue skies and sunshine, but Karl the Fog has amassed more than 200,000 followers with selfies depicting the grey mist that descends over the Bay city. Karl’s first book is published 11 June by Chronicle Books Continue...
03:00, 06/10/2019

The Moon: a Celebration of Our Celestial Neighbour – in pictures Marking the 50th anniversary of Neil Armstrong’s ‘small step’ and published to coincide with Royal Museums Greenwich’s exhibition at the National Maritime Museum, a new book, The Moon: a Celebration of Our Celestial Neighbour explores people’s fascin...
15:48, 07/27/2019

Romeo and Juliet, from Ashcroft to Zeffirelli – in pictures Franco Zeffirelli, who died this month, directed beloved versions of Shakespeare’s tragedy on stage and screen. We look back at productions starring, among others, Peggy Ashcroft, David Tennant and Paapa Essiedu Continue reading......
03:16, 06/25/2019

Sergei Polunin in rehearsal at the Palladium – in pictures Exclusive backstage images capture the ballet star Sergei Polunin on the opening night of his week-long stint at the London Palladium, which marks his return to the London stage. His company is presenting three one-act ballets – Fraudulent Smile, Par...
00:16, 05/30/2019

The rise and fall of Las Vegas motels – in pictures Photographer Fred Sigman’s latest book, Motel Vegas, documents the vernacular roadside architecture that at once dominated the Nevada city’s skyline Continue reading......
03:16, 05/27/2019

Hot desking: heatwave office dressing for men – in pictures From moisture-wicking vests layered under shirts to breathable fabrics in cool colours, here are five ways for men to keep their cool at work Continue reading......
12:00, 07/25/2019

Before and after pictures of everything Samsung fixed on the Galaxy Fold Samsung surprised the world on Wednesday with a Galaxy Fold press release announcing the foldable phone’s new launch window. The handset is coming in September, complete with several fixes that should make it more durable than the first version...
08:16, 07/25/2019

The Hong Kong Extradition Protests in Pictures Demonstrations this week over a proposed law that would allow extraditions to mainland China have produced some of the city’s biggest shows of dissent in years....
04:48, 06/12/2019

Rutger Hauer's life in pictures Rutger Hauer, the Dutch actor well known for his notable role in "Blade Runner" alongside Harrison Ford, died at age 75 on July 19, 2019.        ...
16:16, 07/24/2019

Capturing Europe's changing landscapes – in pictures An exhibition at Madrid’s Museo ICO showcases work from long-term photography projects in Europe between 1984 and 2019. Their common focus has been an interest in the transformations and developments – environmental, cultural and social – that confro...
02:48, 07/30/2019

Mapping the human body through paper art – in pictures Berlin-based paper artist Katrin Rodegast has always been interested in human biology, and in collecting old, illustrated science books. So, when science and tech university ETH Zurich asked her to create body parts made out of maps of Zurich, she ju...
15:48, 07/27/2019

Goal lines: sketches of the Women's World Cup – in pictures Inspired by her 12 years playing football, Ruby Boddington from website It’s Nice That commissioned 11 illustrators to capture the 2019 Fifa Women’s World Cup. “This tournament was so anticipated, on a level that the Women’s World Cup hadn’t been bef...
09:17, 07/06/2019

Balenciaga: 'the master' of couture's sculptural garments – in pictures The work of Cristóbal Balenciaga, one of the 20th century’s most revered fashion designers, is on display at Bendigo Art Gallery. The Shaping Fashion exhibition, curated by London’s Victoria & Albert Museum, explores the legacy of the Spanish couturi...
08:00, 08/20/2019

2019 Audubon photography awards winners – in pictures The National Audubon Society is an American non-profit environmental organisation dedicated to conservation. It protects birds and their habitats throughout the Americas using science, advocacy, education and on-the-ground conservation. Every year, A...
07:48, 07/15/2019

New Wonder Woman 1984 Set Pictures Give Us a Look at Updated Amazons Martin Freeman assumes he’ll be back for Black Panther 2, whenever it happens. Get a look at Studio Trigger’s new anime film Promare ahead of its western release. Kane Hodder wants to play Jason again whenever Friday the 13th’s rights situation gets ...
09:16, 08/19/2019

Nexar’s Live Map is like Street View with pictures from 5 minutes ago We all rely on maps to get where we’re going or investigate a neighborhood for potential brunch places, but the data we’re looking at is often old, vague, or both. Nexar, maker of dashcam apps and cameras, aims to put fresh and specific ...
08:16, 07/17/2019

String theory: how to make an acoustic guitar – in pictures Rosie Heydenrych, an artisan luthier, has been making acoustic guitars by hand for about a decade. She shows Christopher Thomond around her workshop in Newchapel, Surrey, and explains the guitar-making process Continue reading......
02:16, 08/19/2019

How Liz Johnson Artur chronicled black culture – in pictures The photography of Russian-Ghanian Liz Johnson Artur is being showcased in her first solo exhibition, now on at the Brooklyn Museum in New York until 18 August. It spans three decades of work and offers up an intimate look at individuals and communit...
00:16, 07/17/2019

‘The city has changed beyond all recognition': Derelict London – in pictures Paul Talling photographs the land of long-forgotten tube stations, burnt-out mansions and gently decaying factoriesDerelict London, all new edition, is published by Penguin Random House Continue reading......
08:16, 07/17/2019

A Belarusian woman's life story in outfits – in pictures Minsk-based photographer Tatsiana Tkachova was in Volozhin, Belarus in 2017 when she saw an elegant woman in a bright dress. So began her friendship with Vera, now 92. Tkachova took 27 portraits for Vera’s Seasons, telling Vera’s story and that of th...
12:48, 08/17/2019

Award-winning Latin American photography – in pictures In the second annual Latin American Foto festival, on view at the Bronx Documentary Center in New York, a range of photographers from throughout the Caribbean and Latin America will exhibit their varied and vibrant work until 21 July Continue reading...
02:00, 07/11/2019

Fighting for their futures: boxing under a bridge in Mexico – in pictures Former professional football player and amateur boxer Miguel Angel Ramirez has set up a small gym under a vehicular bridge in Ecatepec, in the State of Mexico, in order to keep children away from drugs, teach them a sport and prevent them enlisting i...
04:48, 08/02/2019

We love... Fashion fixes for the week ahead – in pictures The extravagant portrayal of Jean Paul Gaultier’s life on stage; London label LF Markey branches into menswear; and Baggu’s stylish take on a bag for life Continue reading......
10:16, 07/28/2019

Drawn to nature: insect art of the 16th century – in pictures In the late 16th century, Flemish artist, scholar, poet and miniaturist Joris Hoefnagel (1542-1600) created the first illustrated book devoted to the study of insects. Documenting his observations with the naked eye, he meticulously painted hundreds ...
17:48, 08/03/2019

Americans mourn victims of mass shootings – in pictures Thousands of El Paso residents went to a baseball diamond in Ponder Park to pay tribute to the victims of Saturday’s mass shooting in Texas. And less than 24 hours after a masked gunman opened fire in Dayton, Ohio, hundreds of people gathered to pay ...
10:48, 08/05/2019

They call it acid: a graphic history of the first LSD trip – in pictures Brian Blomerth’s graphic novel Bicycle Day tells the story of the psychedelic ride made in 1943 by Swiss chemist Albert Hofmann as he researched the drug LSD Continue reading......
20:16, 08/06/2019

Czech Republic's historic stud farm - in pictures The national stud farm, which was established in the 16th century to breed and train ceremonial horses for the Habsburg court, has become a Unesco world heritage site. Located 56 miles east of Prague in the town of Kladruby nad Labem, it is the first...
23:32, 08/15/2019

What the nanny saw: Vivian Maier's street photography – in pictures Maier spent her working life caring for the children of families in New York and Chicago. What none of them knew is that she also took thousands of photographs that were discovered by chance and published after her death Continue reading......
01:48, 07/24/2019

Before And After Pictures Show Greenland's Rapid Ice Melt From Space An extraordinary heatwave in Europe is turning Greenland's ice sheets to water last week. Satellite imagery from European satellite network Sentinel has revealed the true extent of the thaw....
04:48, 08/08/2019

Reap what you sow: Mario Del Curto's world of vegetation – in pictures The Swiss photographer took a 10-year journey around the globe to consider the relationship between the human and plant worlds – from the manicured gardens of France to the motorway bridge gardens of Dubai• Mario Del Curto’s Vegetal Humanity, As Gard...
01:48, 07/23/2019

Eating and drinking in Africa's largest slum – in pictures Despite poverty, lack of refrigeration and a constant battle for cleanliness, the residents of Kibera are resourceful with the food they eat and sell. Fried fish, samosas, and bean dishes are all on the menu, reflecting the cultural mix of those who ...
05:16, 08/10/2019

The powerful undersea images of Roger Grace – in pictures The marine biologist, conservationist and specialist underwater photographer Roger Grace died at his New Zealand home in June. We celebrate his incredible legacy All photographs: Roger Grace/Greenpeace Continue reading......
01:48, 07/23/2019

[Sur]passing visual politics of race and gender – in pictures Touring her latest exhibition, artist and activist Lola Flash talks through her exploration of the visual politics and preconceptions of gender, sexuality and raceLola Flash’s [sur]passing is at Autograph, London until 17 August Continue reading......
01:16, 07/22/2019

Ruby slippers and Retrotopia: LensCulture winners – in pictures The LensCulture art photography awards recognise visionary photographers who are pushing the boundaries of the medium through experimentation. Here’s our pick of the winners’ work Continue reading......
04:00, 08/13/2019

In pictures – Manny Pacquiao outpoints Keith Thurman 40-year-old Manny Pacquiao edges Keith Thurman in Las Vegas The post In pictures – Manny Pacquiao outpoints Keith Thurman appeared first on Boxing News....
16:32, 07/21/2019

| PICTURES: Sporting greats spotted in Wimbledon's Royal Box Wimbledon 2019 is well underway and the Royal Box on Centre Court has been packed with famous faces from the tennis world - and other sporting codes....
08:32, 07/10/2019

NBC’s Universal Pictures plans to release ‘The Hunt’ despite backlash NBC Universal still plans to release the controversial movie “The Hunt” as scheduled on September 27 despite significant backlash over the film that depicts privileged vacationers hunting “deplorables” for sport....
16:16, 08/08/2019

A load of hot air: ballooning world record attempt – in pictures More than 400 hot air balloons attempt to break the simultaneous takeoff world record in the Grand Est Mondial Air Ballons festival at Chambley-Bussières airbase in eastern France Continue reading......
14:16, 07/29/2019

Signs of the times: America's fading shopfronts – in pictures John Lehr trains his lens on the shabby facades lining Main Street USA, from payday loan outfits to hair salons and pawn shops. Devoid of people, these images advertise a bleak outlook for small bricks-and-mortar businesses Continue reading......
03:48, 05/02/2019

Martin Parr's Soviet space dog collection – in pictures “From the first moment I saw a piece of space dog ephemera I was hooked,” says the photographer and avid collector Martin Parr in the foreword to a new book featuring his canine-themed Soviet memorabilia. In the 1950s, before man was sent into space,...
16:32, 06/01/2019

Werner Bischof: 1950s America in colour – in pictures The acclaimed Magnum photographer Werner Bischof’s images of 1950s America are shown for the first time in an exhibition devoted to his USA series. His early use of colour shaped the development of photojournalism, and they can be seen at the David H...
02:00, 06/03/2019

Skoda Mountiaq: New pictures preview pick-up concept One-off Kodiaq-based lifestyle vehicle is part of annual project by students on Czech firm's training programme Skoda will showcase a one-off pick-up concept in June as part of a student training programme, and has detailed the work carried out in n...
04:48, 06/03/2019

Skoda Mountiaq: New pictures show pick-up concept One-off Kodiaq-based lifestyle vehicle is part of annual project by students on Czech firm's training programme New images show the Mountiaq pick-up concept that Skoda will showcase in June as part of a student training programme. The two-door Kodia...
08:00, 06/03/2019

Business and the blimp: Trump's state visit, day two – in pictures Donald Trump is joined by his wife, Melania, members of his family and US officials a state visit to the UK. Day two was a day of planned protest around London, and for the president it was time to sit down with Theresa May and members of the UK gove...
06:00, 06/04/2019

Punks, beatniks, vagabonds: Ed van der Elsken's world – in pictures The Dutch photographer’s joyful and intimate images of young bohemians captured the lives, loves and struggles of those immersed a global counterculture Continue reading......
04:48, 06/05/2019

Chelsea flower show 2019 up close – in pictures Guardian photographer David Levene gives a slightly different treatment to the Royal Horticultural Society’s annual show this year by photographing at macro level. He used a specialist Zörk lens with tube extensions to get really close up and a tripo...
05:00, 05/20/2019

Inside the surreal mind of Brian Griffin – in pictures Griffin is known for his striking shots of everyone from Kate Bush and Elvis Costello to Iggy Pop. These early black and white images show why the smartest pop stars sought him out Continue reading......
00:48, 06/06/2019

Bare necessities: the best one-shoulder tops and dresses – in pictures The one-shoulder top has been given the cold shoulder for a long time. But now they’re back, with luxury houses Givenchy and Saint Laurent leading the charge Continue reading......
10:16, 06/06/2019

A daily take on life in north-west England – in pictures In June 2013, artist John Hewitt started making daily drawings inspired by his dog-walking encounters, and posting them on Instagram. Six years later, he has 2,400 sketches, not missing a single day. “I set up a system and I can’t escape,” he says. H...
11:00, 06/08/2019

We love… Fashion fixes for the week ahead – in pictures For our London fashion week men’s special, here’s our pick of brands for you, including sportswear-meets-tailoring at Paria Farzaneh, Martine Rose collaborates with Napapijri, and Oliver Spencer gets eco-friendly Continue reading......
16:32, 06/08/2019

Shooting stars: the Field Day photography masterclass – in pictures Guardian photographer David Levene gets students to test their skills at a music festival. Each of the Guardian photography masterclass students had the chance to take portraits backstage, as well as documenting the festival experience and atmosphere...
02:00, 06/10/2019

Sweet reward: Yunnan honey hunters – in pictures Gathering wild cliff honey in China’s Yunnan province is not for the faint-hearted – honey hunters face swarms of bees and are stung repeatedly while suspended from rope ladders. Photographer Kevin Frayer joined them on their daredevil expedition Con...
01:48, 06/11/2019

Senior staff: Tokyo's oldest workers – in pictures These bartenders, sushi chefs and sweetshop owners are still working in their 80s and 90s, running family businesses and maintaining traditional crafts as the city changes around them Continue reading......
12:16, 06/12/2019

Happy 50th birthday, Ice Cube: His life in pictures O'Shea Jackson Sr., better known as Ice Cube, first made a name for himself in the group N.W.A. The rapper and actor turns 50 on June 15, 2019.        ...
07:00, 06/15/2019

Build it and they will bike: the second Bicycle Architecture Biennale – in pictures 15 projects from nine countries have been selected for the second Bicycle Architecture Biennale, which launches on Monday in Amsterdam• Guardian Cities is running a short series next week on urban cycling around the world – from Dublin to Johannesbur...
23:16, 06/16/2019

New Black Widow Set Pictures Give Us Our First Glimpse of the Movie Another familiar face is confirmed to return for The Suicide Squad. Charlize Theron boards another comic book adaptation. James Cameron drops some hints about another returning character in Terminator: Dark Fate. David Harbour teases some heavy times...
07:00, 05/30/2019

Dramatic pictures of the storm damage from Florence and Mangkhut Extreme storms Hurricane Florence and Typhoon Mangkhut have caused destruction and taken lives across the globe this week, forcing millions to evacuate their homes...
12:32, 04/28/2019

Great and small: summer evening bags – in pictures From cute clutches to slinky satin pouches, occasion bags are ideal for carrying the essentials while adding the finishing touch to any look Continue reading......
00:16, 05/30/2019

The Vale do Amanhecer religious community in Brazil – in pictures This eclectic community holds its most important ritual of the year on Labour Day to honour the mediums who communicate with good and bad spirits. The group combines a range of religious practices, including Christian and Hindu, with symbols borrowed...
01:00, 05/03/2019

The price of the American dream: Death of a Salesman – in pictures As Wendell Pierce takes on the role of Willy Loman at the Young Vic in London, revisit the history of Arthur Miller’s classic play Continue reading......
03:00, 05/06/2019

Loaded: the moped delivery drivers of Hanoi – in pictures From footballs to live fish, delivery mopeds piled high with unwieldy, unlikely goods are one of the Vietnamese capital’s most distinctive sights. As the city plans to ban motorbikes altogether, photographer Jon Enoch captured the drivers at work Con...
09:32, 05/07/2019

Kalifornia Kool: San Francisco punk culture in the 70s and 80s – in pictures Photographer Ruby Ray found herself at the epicentre of a movement in late-70s San Francisco and started to capture the bands, artists and writers who defined it. In a new book, Ruby Ray: Kalifornia Kool, her greatest shots have been assembled, openi...
02:48, 05/09/2019

A totem in Times Square: New York as it might have looked – in pictures From an airport in Midtown stretching 144 blocks to a neoclassical civic centre entirely covering Roosevelt Island, here are some proposals that would have changed the face of New York City Continue reading......
03:00, 05/10/2019

PHOTO GALLERY: A selection of pictures from the past week Here’s your look at highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our editors think you should see. This week’s gallery includes ch...
04:16, 05/11/2019

Pot shots: the plant photographs of Luigi Ghirri – in pictures Italian photographer Luigi Ghirri created his project Colazione sull’Erba (Breakfast on the Grass), images of trees, pots and plants in Modena, in 1972-74. The title is inspired by Edouard Manet’s Le Déjeuner sur l’herbe, but instead of focusing on n...
12:16, 05/11/2019

What a night! Liverpool's stunning comeback against Barcelona – in pictures The Guardian photographer Tom Jenkins was at Anfield to witness one of the greatest comebacks in the club’s history. Here’s a selection of his best images from one of the greatest nights in European football Continue reading......
08:16, 05/08/2019

The greatest frown in town: Grumpy Cat – a life in pictures Grumpy cat – real name Tardar Sauce – has died aged seven. The feline appeared on everything from Good Morning America and the Friskies awards to American Idol and Cats the Musical Continue reading......
16:48, 05/17/2019

Prime mover: Margot Fonteyn centenary – in pictures One hundred years after her birth, join us as we step back in time to celebrate the life of the Royal Ballet’s prima ballerina assoluta Continue reading......
01:16, 05/18/2019

Rob Ball's Funland: British seaside towns – in pictures “To me, the seaside is heady and joyous all year round,” says photographer Rob Ball. “We have memories of family holidays or time spent by the coast, so we all have a connection to it.” Ball has published three books of coast-based photos since movin...
09:16, 05/18/2019

Harry and Meghan share behind-the-scenes pictures of wedding The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have shared behind-the-scenes images from their big day at Windsor Castle as they celebrate their first wedding anniversary....
17:16, 05/19/2019

UFO religions, microscopic ants and lunar landscapes – in pictures Foam Talent are presenting twenty emerging artists who are lighting up the world of contemporary photography – here are some of the highlights Continue reading......
01:00, 05/21/2019

Boom to bust: faded smalltown America – in pictures Niko J Kallianiotis travelled through the main streets of Pennsylvania to photograph ‘the silhouette of what once was’ now the coal industry has gone Continue reading......
02:16, 05/22/2019

Farewell to jeepneys: Philippine transport changes gear – in pictures Jeepneys are being phased to help ease city congestion, but the move will also cause unemployment for experienced drivers – and higher fares for commuters Continue reading......
13:16, 05/28/2019

Quirky eye: Jack Davison's sensual experiments – in pictures The British artist has been playing with the techniques of image-making since 2007 – producing intriguing works that are now collected in a photobook Continue reading......
01:00, 05/29/2019

On the edge: life in Europe's easternmost city - in pictures Since 1996, John Peter Askew has been heading 1,500km from Moscow to photograph the Russian city of Perm. His intimate shots capture family meals, frozen merry go-rounds and men in their trunks Continue reading......
00:32, 06/18/2019

Pride sale celebrates 50 years since Stonewall – in pictures To mark WorldPride and the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall uprising, Swann Galleries in New York is holding a Pride sale, which explores and celebrates the art, influence and history of the LGBTQ+ community. Books, manuscripts, photographs, archive...
06:48, 06/19/2019

Rob Gronkowski’s latest pictures show dramatically different physique When ex-New England Patriots star Rob Gronkowski is in fighting shape, he stands at 6’6 and weighs about 265 pounds of muscle. But a recent appearance on Showtime’s “100 Percent,” the ex-NFL great appeared noticeably slimmer....
22:48, 06/30/2019

'I search for chaos': street photography's new stars – in pictures From the stray cats of Istanbul to Belgium’s cross-dressing carnival, the LensCulture street photography awards celebrate a bold new wave of street-life chroniclers. Here’s our pick of the best entriesView more award-winners on LensCulture’s website ...
03:16, 06/25/2019

From bin bags to utopia: the best of Photo London 2019 – in pictures Brooklyn gangs and a glimpse behind North Korea’s closed regime are just two of the highlights of this year’s Photo London festival Photo London is at Somerset House London, 16-19 May 2019 Continue reading......
06:48, 05/14/2019

‘I think therefore I cycle’: 50 years of Dutch anti-car posters – in pictures We rounded up half a century of protest posters and stickers from campaigns which helped Amsterdam become the ‘cycle capital of the world’Bike City Amsterdam by Fred Feddes and Marjolein de Lange is published by Bas Lubberhuizen Continue reading......
03:16, 06/25/2019

Humans v the city: the staggering scale of Chongqing – in pictures Chongqing’s population is estimated at just below 10 million but that rises to more than 31 million if the built-up surroundings are included. Belgian photographer Kris Provoost finds that in a city so large, individuals can get lost Continue reading...
09:32, 06/24/2019

Beyond the canvas: the personal style of legendary artists – in pictures From the pared-back aesthetic of Georgia O’Keeffe to the maximalist hedonism of Keith Haring, a new book by Terry Newman explores the sartorial statements of more than 40 artistsLegendary Artists and the Clothes They Wore is available from 27 June Co...
02:48, 06/24/2019

North Korea rolls out red carpet for Xi Jinping – in pictures Xi Jinping is greeted warmly in North Korea on his first state visit there as China’s president. He has backed North Korea’s new focus on economic development, saying in a speech in the capital that the nation under leader Kim Jong-un had ‘initiated ...
23:48, 06/20/2019

Manchester's mythical makeover: Invisible Cities – in pictures In a production that fuses theatre, dance, design and visual art, a cavernous old railway depot has been turned into a series of fantastical worlds. Invisible Cities unpicks ideas of identity, imagination and empire and is at Manchester international...
12:48, 07/04/2019

Nigeria's cattle-raising Fulani people – in pictures With over 200 million people and an emerging middle class, Nigeria is witnessing a boom in demand for meat. Most of the demand is met by pastoralists from the ethnic Fulani group, who follow time-honoured techniques of raising cattle, driving them so...
01:00, 06/28/2019

Big hitters: the most noteworthy Wimbledon court style – in pictures From Lili de Alvarez’s groundbreaking culottes to Arthur Ashe’s short-shorts and Serena Williams’ Swarovski ‘broosh’, the grass courts of south-west London have seen their fair share of fashion moments Continue reading......
16:16, 07/04/2019

Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2019 shortlist – in pictures The Milky Way over a Bavarian mountain, a colourful explosion of the Southern Lights in Tasmania, and the Horsehead and Flame nebulas, all featured in the Royal Observatory’s Insight Investment Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2019 shortlist.The co...
09:16, 06/19/2019

Even More Black Widow Set Pictures Tease a Mysterious Villain The casting rumors for The Eternals just keeps getting more intriguing. Legends of Tomorrow’s next season is bringing in some tots. Noah Hawley says his Doctor Doom movie is still on the table. Plus, what’s to come on Krypton, a viral new teaser for ...
14:00, 06/27/2019

Tina Fey & Amy Poehler Are True Friendship Goals and We Have the Pictures to Prove It! Three cheers for Tina Fey! Today is her birthday and we think that's a cause for celebration, don't you? Beginning in the late '90s, circa 1997 to be exact, Fey has been......
10:00, 05/18/2019

Big cats and exotic birds: Colombia's rescued animals – in pictures Most of the animals at the Santa Cruz Foundation in San Antonio, Colombia, have been rescued from traffickers and circuses. The multimillion-dollar illegal wildlife trade is the fourth-largest in the country after drugs, guns and human trafficking Co...
10:48, 08/05/2019

Love and Resistance review: priceless pictures of LGBTQ pioneers Fifty years after Stonewall, photographs Kay Tobin Lahusen and Diana Davies pin the zeitgeist to the pageThe riot that changed America’s gay rights movement foreverForty-nine years ago, on the first anniversary of the riots outside the Stonewall Inn,...
04:48, 06/30/2019

The South African teenagers using radio to fight gun crime - in pictures Every week a group of South African teenagers crowd into a studio to play hip-hop and discuss neighbourhood gun crime for their community radio show, Bigger Than Life, on Alex FM. They are determined to help stem the violence that blights their dense...
02:48, 08/05/2019

This couple took engagement pictures at Target and their romantic photos are going viral Courtesy of Erica Whiting Photography Aaron Anthony Damron and Tony DiPasqua took engagement photos at Target. Damron's Facebook post is going viral and has been shared over 4,600 times. Photographer Erica Whiting told INSIDER there's no such thing ...
04:48, 08/03/2019

Man City vs Watford in pictures: The best photos and highlights LIVE from the FA Cup Final Raheem Sterling's hat-trick helped rampant Manchester City cement their place in the history books as Pep Guardiola's men swatted aside Watford to lift the FA Cup and complete an extraordinary domestic treble....
12:00, 05/18/2019

"Proud Father": Jyotiraditya Scindia Tweets Pictures Of Son's Graduation Congress leader Jyotiraditya Scindia today said he was a "proud father" as his son Mahanaryaman Scindia has graduated from the Yale University. On Twitter, he shared photos with his son, seen wearing......
01:00, 05/20/2019

Pictures of dead migrants inspire our sympathy. But what use is that to them? | Gary Younge The photograph of a drowned Salvadoran migrant and his daughter provoked a global outcry. That’s not enoughOn the morning of 17 January 2018 a humanitarian group, No More Deaths, released a report showing how, over four years, US border patrol agents...
06:48, 06/28/2019

Hong Kong handover anniversary: march and protests – in pictures Frustration among opposition protesters in Hong Kong boiled over on Monday, with one group laying siege to the legislative council building and tens of thousands of others marching through the city to demand expanded democracy on the 22nd anniversary...
08:48, 07/01/2019

Peru celebrates Inca sun festival: Inti Raymi – in pictures In Cusco, a re-enactment of the Inca festival of the sun attracts thousands of tourists at the end of June, closing a month of religious and cultural festivities Continue reading......
01:00, 06/28/2019

Happy 75th birthday Gladys Knight: Her life in pictures Gladys Knight was born May 28, 1944. The “Empress of Soul,” who has won seven Grammy Awards, rose to prominence with The Pips. Her life in pictures.        ...
02:32, 05/28/2019

Blood, rain and cheers: Tour de France 2019 – in pictures With 21 stages of racing for 176 riders from 22 teams – over a distance of 3,480km – this year’s Tour comes to an end in Paris, so here are some of our favourite images from the last three weeksThe race brings highs and lows for the riders, both in t...
03:48, 07/28/2019

Stationary stationery: street furniture as office supplies – in pictures During National Stationery Week earlier this month, Neal Whittington, the founder of the cult London stationery shop Present & Correct, went on an online quest to find images of oversized art related to pens, pencils and erasers in the style of the a...
10:16, 05/25/2019

Follow the Bird Lady! Cinderella costume parade – in pictures Christopher Wheeldon is bringing his in-the-round Cinderella ballet to the Royal Albert Hall in London, complete with 370 costumes. We went behind the scenes for English National Ballet’s final preparations Continue reading......
04:00, 05/25/2019

No place like home: eastern Europeans in the West Midlands – in pictures Jon Tonks’ Stories of Home is a study of central and eastern European communities living in the Sandwell district of the West Midlands, home to the UK’s biggest Polish population. Taken in the two years after the 2016 referendum, the series explores ...
04:16, 05/24/2019

Couple Takes Baby Pictures with Supercharger After Mom Pressures Them for Grandchildren This week, car fans Brayden Tomicic and his wife Payton welcomed into the world little baby “Eaton,” who, an astute scientist could argue, is anatomically less of a human and more of a supercharger....
16:32, 05/22/2019

'People are very scared': fighting dengue fever in Brazil – in pictures Dengue fever is one of the most deadly mosquito-borne diseases – half the world’s population is at risk from it. Adrienne Surprenant’s photos from the World Mosquito Program in Brazil capture the fight against it Continue reading......
00:48, 06/27/2019

Explanation surfaces for Antonio Brown’s gross feet pictures This would’ve been one cold burn. Antonio Brown has been hampered during his first training camp with the Raiders because of what appears to be blistered feet. According to NFL analyst Chris Simms, Brown burned his feet in a cryotherapy machine...
13:16, 08/06/2019

North West Is a Budding Photographer and Kim Kardashian Has the Pictures to Prove It Move over, Annie Leibovitz--North West is picking up her camera. Kim Kardashian's famous 6-year-old firstborn is tackling a new hobby: photography. The reality star shared new snaps......
13:48, 07/02/2019

What a night part two! Spurs' stunning comeback against Ajax – in pictures Just 24 hours after Liverpool defeated Barcelona, Tottenham defied the odds by staging their own amazing turnaround, coming back from three goals down on aggregate at half-time in the second leg to go through on away goals Continue reading......
10:16, 05/09/2019

Ogle These Vintage Public-Domain Cat Pictures From the Library of Congress The Library of Congress hosts a vast library of public domain images that can be used for anything you want, including commercial use. And they occasionally curate small collections from their database of over 800,000 photos, prints, and drawings. Th...
17:32, 05/15/2019

Met Gala 2019: stars turn up the camp on the red carpet – in pictures From the sublime to the ridiculous, who nailed fashion’s biggest night out? The 71st annual Met Ball, themed Camp: Notes on Fashion after a 1964 essay by Susan Sontag, begins at at New York’s Costume Institute. A-listers (and their stylists) were enc...
21:32, 05/06/2019

Robot babies teach Colombian teenagers about parenthood – in pictures Schoolchildren in Caldas take part in a voluntary project using a rubber doll with built-in software programmed to act like a newborn Continue reading......
08:00, 07/03/2019

Hawaii volcano eruption before and after pictures: How Kilauea has changed the Big Island These pictures show how Mount Kilauea's lava flows destroyed an estimated 700 buildings, covered roads and reshaped the Big Island's coastline.        ...
10:48, 05/03/2019

When Soviets met Stans: the tower blocks of central Asia – in pictures Two Italian photographers, Roberto Conte and Stefano Perego, documented Soviet-era buildings in Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan and Tajikistan – and saw how Eastern characteristics crept into the brutal USSR designs Continue reading......
22:32, 05/02/2019

Manhunts, musicals and a sizzling stir-fry: the Edinburgh fringe – in pictures Our photographer snaps this year’s performances, from an Oedipal election-night drama to Rose McGowan’s sci-fi-inflected fringe debut Continue reading......
11:00, 08/18/2019

Shooting hoops: aerial views of basketball courts – in pictures Auckland-based photographer Petra Leary uses drones to capture aerial images of basketball courts across New Zealand. “My idea was to show the variety of styles and colours of the courts, and the geometry of the markings that people who use or pass t...
06:00, 05/01/2019

Australian Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year 2019 – in pictures A beached fin whale being circled by sharks and eastern grey kangaroos in a snowstorm are among the standout images in the 2019 Australian Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year awards • The Australian Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year 2...
08:00, 08/20/2019

Space hoppers and superstars: Edinburgh festival 2019 – in pictures Our photographer Murdo Macleod has been seeking out the wildest, weirdest and best shows during the second week of the Edinburgh fringe festival Continue reading......
10:32, 08/11/2019

Crowning glory: the Globe's triple helping of Henrys – in pictures The Globe theatre, London, kicks off its new season with Shakespeare’s Henry IV Parts I and II and Henry V, performed back to back on 10 and 11 May. Photographer Tristram Kenton captured the rigours of rehearsal and the backstage buzz Continue readin...
09:00, 05/10/2019

Summer and smoke: rock'n'roll in the warmer months – in pictures Musicians from Debbie Harry to Joey Ramone have been captured and collated enjoying the summer in a new exhibition at 72 Gallery in New York showing until 22 August. In Summer and Smoke, the photographs on show are designed to ‘snap you out of your s...
03:16, 08/07/2019

'The Lost Metropolis': 1930s Tokyo street life – in pictures Kineo Kuwabara captured these rich images of everyday life the city during the buildup to the second world war. The series is on display 18-19 May at the Special Edition of The London Photograph Fair Continue reading......
08:16, 05/17/2019

New Ghostbusters Set Pictures Offer a Sneaky Easter Egg and a Battered Ecto-1 David Leith thinks Deadpool will be in good hands as he gets a change of ownership. Keanu Reeves has a wild new look in the latest Bill & Ted 3 set picture. Could a birthday cake hold an intriguing secret of The Suicide Squad’s King Shark? Plus G...
08:48, 08/07/2019

Prince Harry and Meghan forced from home by helicopter pictures Prince Harry has accepted "substantial damages" and an apology from a picture agency that used a helicopter to take photos of the home he shared with Meghan, Duchess of Sussex. Harry and Meghan were forced to leave their home after the photos were pu...
10:48, 05/16/2019

Prince Harry paid damages over pictures of his Oxfordshire home Duke and Duchess of Sussex forced to move out of house after ‘security threatened’Prince Harry has accepted substantial damages and an apology from a news agency that took aerial photographs of his Cotswolds home, forcing him and his wife, the Duches...
09:48, 05/16/2019

Universal Pictures Halts Marketing of 'The Hunt' After Mass Shootings Comcast’s Universal Pictures is postponing marketing of a coming thriller about Americans hunting fellow Americans out of concern the violent film’s ad campaign is too reminiscent of mass shootings in the past week....
03:16, 08/08/2019

Showtime: capturing life over four years at a Brooklyn arena – in pictures On the day in 2012 that Barclays Center in Brooklyn opened, street photographer Jeff Mermelstein decided to position himself there for the next four years, capturing the many people and situations around him. In his new book Arena, 71 vivid images pr...
05:16, 08/08/2019

Behind the makeup: women defy the stigma of ‘imperfect’ skin – in pictures Sophie Harris-Taylor has photographed women across the UK with common skin conditions. ‘We are led to believe all women have perfect flawless skin – they don’t’Epidermis by Sophie Harris-Taylor is at theprintspace gallery, London, from 6-13 September...
23:48, 08/08/2019

Boards not borders: Gaza youth skate in search of fun – in pictures Calling themselves the Gaza skate team, a group of young Palestinians get together to skate and rollerblade amid deprivation and high security Continue reading......
06:32, 05/14/2019

Row Over Devendra Fadnavis' Pictures On Maharashtra Flood Relief Material A day after a minister's selfies in a flood-ravaged region of Maharashtra triggered a controversy, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis' pictures on the packets of flood relief material have sparked an......
12:48, 08/10/2019

Dream weavers: the indigenous Ainu people of Japan – in pictures The Ainu of Hokkaido in Japan were not officially recognised as an indigenous people until 2008. This recognition came after a long history of exclusion and assimilation that almost erased their society, language and culture. Photographer Laura Liver...
06:00, 05/01/2019

'We've made a shrine at home' – Liverpool and Tottenham fans, in pictures Fans show their colours before today’s Champions League final in Madrid• John Crace (Spurs) and Hannah Jane Parkinson (Reds) look back on a lifetime of hope, pain and glory Continue reading......
03:48, 06/01/2019

Trump says U.K. protests were ‘small’ and ‘fake news,’ but pictures tell a different story U.S. President Donald Trump severely downplayed the size of the crowds protesting his state visit to the U.K., calling them "small" despite pictures showing thousands of demonstrators. ...
08:48, 06/04/2019

Sex, style, sharp suits: Terence Donovan's swinging 60s – in pictures From Julie Christie to Terence Stamp, Donovan photographed the most glamorous faces of the 60s, creating images that would define the era’s pop cultureTerence Donovan: The 1960s Vintage Prints from the Archives is at Huxley-Parlour Gallery, London, f...
00:00, 07/09/2019

Femme fatale: Maxine Peake in The Nico Project – in pictures Maxine Peake and director Sarah Frankcom explore the life and art of German actor-singer Nico in a bold new production at Manchester international festival inspired by her 1968 album The Marble Index Continue reading......
15:00, 07/11/2019

Crew seen in first pictures from inside UK-flagged oil tanker seized by Iran The crew of a British-flagged oil tanker seized by Iran in the Gulf have been pictured inside the vessel for the first time since armed soldiers took control....
06:48, 07/22/2019

Caber tossing and wrestling: the Inveraray Highland Games – in pictures The games celebrate Scottish culture and heritage with field and track events, piping, highland dancing competitions and heavy events including the world championships for tossing the caber Continue reading......
00:16, 07/17/2019

Nano-robots and VR for refugees: EPSRC 2019 winners – in pictures An image of a Syrian refugee using virtual reality to help researchers design a shelter has been chosen as the winner of the 2019 national science photography competition organised by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council. The compet...
11:32, 06/03/2019

Protest and pageantry: Donald Trump's state visit, day one – in pictures The red carpet has been rolled out for the US president’s three-day state visit. He landed at Stansted airport and headed to Buckingham Palace for an official welcome and a day of engagements culminating in a state banquet Continue reading......
20:00, 06/03/2019

Westeros to West End: Game of Thrones stars on stage – in pictures Actors from TV’s biggest show are invading UK stages this summer, from Gwendoline Christie at London’s Bridge Theatre to Daniel Portman at the Edinburgh fringeIndira Varma interview: ‘You have to deliver!’ Continue reading......
10:16, 06/19/2019

From Rio to Siberia: Evangelia Kranioti's world of lost souls – in pictures Ship fumigators crossing the Bering Sea, Asian maids trapped in Lebanon – Evangelia Kranioti puts marginalised figures from all over the world at the centre of her powerful work• Evangelia Kranioti’s The Living, the Dead and Those at Sea is at Arles ...
23:32, 07/17/2019

Ozwald Boateng's colourful first womenswear show in Harlem – in pictures The bespoke couture designer Ozwald Boateng, one-time favourite of London’s Savile Row, has staged a show at the historic Apollo Theater in New York to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Harlem Renaissance. Boateng treated his guests to an explos...
05:00, 05/06/2019

Kind Hearts and Coronets: on the set of the brilliant Ealing comedy – in pictures Released in 1949, Kind Hearts and Coronets remains one of the all time classics of British cinema. As a 4k restoration is released for its 70th anniversary, we see actors Dennis Price, Alec Guinness and Joan Greenwood and director Robert Hamer at wor...
00:48, 06/06/2019

D-Day's ingenious tactics in pictures: From inflatable tanks to 'ghost' soldiers Deception played a big part in the Allied invasion of Normandy on June 6, 1944. From dummy tanks and landing craft to the creation of a “ghost army,” these are some of the remarkable tactics that fooled the enemy on D-Day....
06:32, 06/06/2019

In pictures: Anthony Joshua upset by Andy Ruiz Jr in New York The 29-year-old Anthony Joshua was stopped in the seventh round The post In pictures: Anthony Joshua upset by Andy Ruiz Jr in New York appeared first on Boxing News....
07:32, 06/03/2019

Fired NYC Ballet dancer claims ex knew about nude pictures A former principal dancer at the New York City Ballet claims his ex-girlfriend — who sued him for allegedly sharing secretly recorded naked photos and videos of her and other ballerinas — agreed to the racy pics and even asked for similar photos from...
07:00, 06/13/2019

From #MeToo to missing baboons: the World illustration awards – in pictures Illustrators showcase their designs for books, magazines and advertising – featuring futuristic cities, plasticine circuit boards and the life story of a doomed dancer Continue reading......
01:00, 07/10/2019

Jessica Simpson's Family of Five Is Too Cute for Words, But Not for Pictures! See Her Best Snaps Now Happy birthday, Jessica Simpson! The singer, designer and overall boss babe turns 39 years old today and that's definitely reason to rejoice and celebrate. Back in the late......
12:48, 07/10/2019

Cabin fever: the Cuprinol shed of the year shortlist – in pictures Celebrating the great British shed in all its forms – from the miniature to the massive, the modern to the traditional, the cosy to the minimal and everything in between. The competition welcomes entries in all shapes, sizes and functions, with 21 sh...
00:32, 07/25/2019

Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott share new pictures of Stormi It was a happy Father's Day for Kylie Jenner, her partner Travis Scott and their daughter, Stormi. One of social media's most famous couples shared new photos of their one-year-old daughter, Stormi, in celebration of Father's Day, and millions of fan...
08:16, 06/17/2019

Fifty shades of grey: great towers of the eastern bloc – in pictures David Navarro and Martyna Sobecka photographed postwar estates across central and eastern Europe, finding strange, stark beauty in these concrete giantsEastern Blocks: Concrete Landscapes of the Former Eastern Bloc is published by Zupagrafika Continu...
01:00, 07/03/2019

| IN PICTURES: Surviving Cyclone Idai - Moms and grannies tell their heartbreaking stories In March, a cyclone ripped through central Mozambique. In the aftermath of the catastrophe, these mothers show us what strength, courage and resilience truly look like....
07:32, 05/12/2019

Winning shots: England's epic World Cup final victory – in pictures Our photographer Tom Jenkins captured all the action from the boundary rope as England won their first men’s Cricket World Cup in the most dramatic fashion Continue reading......
06:16, 07/15/2019

Labour of luxury: the migrant workers who build high-end Shanghai – in pictures Photographer Jonathan Browning pictures Chinese migrant workers in front of advertising billboards for the projects they are helping to construct – office complexes and luxury apartments for the wealthy of Shanghai Continue reading......
01:00, 06/18/2019

Remembering Anthony Bourdain: Look Back at His Life in Pictures 1 Year After Death It's been one year since Anthony Bourdain's tragic death. On June 8, 2018, the world learned the culinary celebrity had died by suicide at the age of 61. Bourdain hanged himself......
08:32, 06/08/2019

UK's Prince Harry wins damages over aerial pictures of his private home Prince Harry, Britain's Duke of Sussex, has accepted substantial damages and an apology from a news agency which took photographs of his home from the air, Buckingham Palace said on Thursday....
05:48, 05/16/2019

Cold-blooded creatures: Matthijs Kuijpers' astonishing closeups – in pictures Renowned amphibian and reptile photographer Matthijs Kuijpers has released his first book, Cold Instinct. Kuijpers says the aim of the work is ‘for the viewer to abandon the fear and negative thoughts that often surround these animals’. What’s left i...
06:00, 05/01/2019

From Ginger Meggs to fighter jets: vintage Australian toys – in pictures Luke Jones has been collecting Australian toys since his first purchase at a 1983 auction – when he was just nine years old. The collection of vintage Australian toys he’s amassed since then, featured in his new hardcover book, is peerless. ‘While I ...
23:16, 07/15/2019

Real life film noir: crime scenes from the LAPD – in pictures Crime scene photographs shot by Los Angeles police officers in the line of duty between 1925 and the 1970s are on show at the city’s Lucie Foundation. More than 80 images are on display, drawn from the thousands discovered in a warehouse in 2000 by t...
02:48, 07/16/2019

Gabriel Martinelli in pictures: Arsenal unveil summer signing in new adidas kit Gabriel Martinelli is the first Arsenal signing to be unveiled in the Gunners' new adidas kit, with the young Brazilian forward intent on making it big in north London....
11:48, 07/02/2019

My wife has banished my brother for posting pictures of our baby | Dear Mariella Mariella Frostrup recalls her own battle to protect her children’s privacy – and says this couple must find a better way of communicatingThe Dilemma I’m 36, have been married for six months and have a two-month-old daughter. From the day she was born...
04:00, 06/09/2019

Meet Harry and Meghan's baby boy: See the pictures of newest little royal in another break with tradition, new dad Prince Harry was the one holding the newborn as the couple introduced Baby Sussex to the world Wednesday at Windsor Castle.        ...
05:48, 05/08/2019

Remembering Cameron Boyce: Look Back at the Disney Star's Life in Pictures Cameron Boyce was one of the most beloved and prolific Disney TV stars. The 20-year-old actor died unexpectedly at age 20 in his sleep on Saturday at his Los Angeles home after suffering......
14:00, 07/07/2019

I used to sneer at pictures of cats on social media but I’ve moved on | Coco Khan I waste hours looking at pets online and thought I’d learned to be tolerant of other people’s posting foiblesIt has been a while since my Auntie B has taken an interest in me – a pleasant consequence of exhausting the full spectrum of her disappointm...
06:16, 07/12/2019

Thousands watch total solar eclipse from Chile and Argentina - in pictures Thousands gathered across Chile and Argentina to witness the only total solar eclipse for 2019. Northern Chile is known for clear skies and is being turned into a global astronomy hub‘Something supreme’: thousands in Chile and Argentina marvel at tot...
22:00, 07/02/2019

On the road with Bob Brown's Stop Adani Convoy: Hobart to Clermont – in pictures Photographer Matthew Newton travelled alongside the 5,000-strong protest against Adani’s proposed Carmichael coalmine, which left Hobart on 17 April before making its way to Clermont in central Queensland and on to Canberra, where it ended on 5 May. ...
01:32, 05/06/2019

Tuscan village pays tribute to Leonardo da Vinci, 500 years on – in pictures Residents of Vinci, the Italian village in which Leonardo da Vinci was born, are marking the 500th anniversary of his death on 2 May. The lush vineyards, fields and brooks that inspired his art have changed little over the centuries Continue reading....
06:00, 05/02/2019

Post-coal prom queen: Romania's lost lands – in pictures Ioana Cîrlig captures life in the towns of Romania that were heavily industrialised under communism, but have been left adrift after the 1989 revolution and the transition to a market economyPart of Circulation(s) European Young Photography Festival,...
06:00, 05/01/2019

Beauty, beasts and Olympic sprints: David Bintley's ballets – in pictures David Bintley, the choreographer and director of Birmingham Royal Ballet, is standing down after 25 years. We look back at some of his most compelling work with the companyBirmingham Royal Ballet: (Un)leashed is on tour Continue reading......
03:00, 06/10/2019

Universal Pictures cancels release of movie ‘The Hunt’ after mass shootings Universal Pictures has canceled the release of its upcoming thriller “The Hunt.” The film was previously set to hit theaters Sept. 27. “While Universal Pictures had already paused the marketing campaign for The Hunt, after thoughtful consideration, t...
16:00, 08/12/2019

Snapshot of hope: child refugees share their dreams through Polaroids – in pictures To mark World Refugee Day, Save the Children invited children living in settlements in Jordan, Bangladesh and Uganda to draw their hopes and memories on a portrait of themselves Continue reading......
06:32, 06/20/2019

Fuel for thought: black market in petrol in Togo and Benin – in pictures For thousands of people in Benin and Togo, the illegal trade in fuel looted from oil-rich Nigeria offers a lifeline. The human impact of this lucrative dealing has been documented by Spanish photographer Antonio Aragón Renuncio, whose series on the s...
09:00, 05/09/2019

Rutger Hauer: from Blade Runner to Buffy the Vampire Slayer – in pictures The Dutch actor, who has died aged 75, had a long career playing – mostly – villains and ne’er-do-wells, but his charisma and force was always apparent•Peter Bradshaw on Rutger Hauer: an icily elegant presence with a touch of self-aware drollery Cont...
01:48, 07/25/2019

Terrifying trapeze and homeless histories: Edinburgh festival 2019 – in pictures Our photographer hits the ground running to capture highlights, from a journey through Kate Grenville’s The Secret River to a fierce look at power by comedian Lucy McCormick Continue reading......
12:48, 08/04/2019

Glorious Goodwood 2019: rain, racing and Jammie Dodgers – in pictures We bring you some of our favourite pictures from five days of thrilling action at one of the highlights of the flat-racing season, set against the magnificent backdrop of the rolling Sussex countryside Continue reading......
09:16, 08/03/2019

Andy Ruiz Jr stuns Anthony Joshua in heavyweight shock – in pictures Andy Ruiz Jr beats Anthony Joshua and becomes the new WBA, WBO and IBF heavyweight champion of the world after seven rounds at Madison Square Garden Continue reading......
09:16, 06/02/2019

Delirious Cities: capturing metropolitan life in the 21st century – in pictures In the sixth annual Delirious Cities exhibition, 23 artists from 14 countries have tried to showcase how the city can be an ever-changing landscape. Inspired by Rem Koolhaas’ 1978 manifesto Delirious New York, the show captures life in America to Ang...
01:48, 07/25/2019

Vivid 2019 brings three weeks of glorious colour to Sydney – in pictures The annual festival opened on Friday and will run until 15 June, bringing together art and technology in brilliant hues, as various installations and sculptures transform the city centre Continue reading......
23:32, 05/24/2019