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Snipping away at the Iron Curtain: when Hungary opened its Austrian border - archive, 1989

The cutting of the border fence between Hungary and Austria in June 1989 showed the division of post-war Europe was coming to an end, and heralded the region’s evolutionO...

Snipping away at the Iron Curtain: when Hungary opened its Austrian border - archive, 1989

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Germany, Hungary to mark end of the Iron Curtain Thirty years ago on Monday Hungarian border guards for the first time allowed people from communist East Germany to cross freely into Austria and hundreds of them rejoiced. The Iron Curtain was passin...
13:48, 08/18/2019

| The Iron Curtain: 5 things to know The Iron Curtain was at first an ideological and then a physical separation of communist Eastern Europe from the West from the 1940s after World War II....
15:36, 08/17/2019

How a pan-European picnic brought down the iron curtain On 19 August 1989, Hungarians and Austrians gathered in friendship at the border, paving the way to unificationWhen the end finally came for the iron curtain, it was not bulldozers or hammers that str...
01:01, 08/19/2019

Hong Kong's struggle against China's new Iron Curtain Anyone who loves the unique culture of Hong Kong can sympathize with the demonstrators who are protesting the latest step in a long process of Hong Kong being absorbed by mainland China. The subjugati...
19:12, 06/24/2019

Hungary backs Trump on asylum crackdown as it touts its own border success Hungary is backing President Trump in his crackdown on migrants claiming asylum at the southern borders -- as the government touts its own success in drastically reducing the influx of migrants into t...
21:24, 07/20/2019

You're on! Jude Law, Judi Dench and more just before curtain up – in pictures Simon Annand has photographed most of the UK’s leading actors on stage. But his images of them off stage – in the half hour before curtain up – offer a rare glimpse of private momentsAn exhibition of ...
11:00, 09/03/2019

| Curtain up for returning Federer at new-look Roland Garros Roger Federer returns to a new look Roland Garros after a four-year absence, admitting he'll be an underdog in his attempt to claim a 21st Grand Slam title....
11:12, 05/26/2019

Dramatic spaces: raising the curtain on an actor’s bolthole Dominic Cooper’s penthouse provides a welcome escape from the ‘chaos and madness’ of life on screenBringing your work home with you takes on a whole new meaning in Dominic Cooper’s Victorian terraced ...
17:36, 08/17/2019

Dramatic spaces: raising the curtain on Dominic Cooper’s bolthole The actor’s penthouse provides a welcome escape from the ‘chaos and madness’ of life on screenBringing your work home with you takes on a whole new meaning in Dominic Cooper’s Victorian terraced prope...
19:12, 08/17/2019

This Inflatable Curtain Turned a Bath Tub Into the Most Spacious Shower in my Home If you live in a tiny apartment or condo, it’s doubtful you have the luxury of a walk-in shower. A cramped tub probably does double-duty for all your bath time needs, but it doesn’t have to be that wa...
17:48, 05/01/2019

Under the curtain: Kashmir residents contend with pellet guns and restrictions When the Indian government stripped the state of Jammu and Kashmir of its autonomy and reclassified it as a union territory earlier this month, it left many citizens there in a state of confusion and ...
10:12, 08/30/2019

Google pulls back the curtain on all the features and improvements of Android Q An hour into its keynote address at Google I/O 2019 on Tuesday, Google finally dove into Android Q — the next big update for the company’s mobile operating system. The developer beta for A...
02:12, 05/08/2019

MoviePass is shutting down. Discount service to bring the curtain down this week MoviePass, the service that allowed film buffs to catch flicks at a discount, will stop operating this week, and may not return       ...
08:24, 09/14/2019

Pope says emigration, low birth rates have brought 'Ice Curtain' on Europe Pope Francis urged European leaders on Sunday to address wealth inequality and low birth rates which he said had created an "ice curtain" between Europe's richer and poorer states and was fuelling emi...
17:24, 05/05/2019

At $7,500, Would You Get This Non-Op 1989 Bentley Mulsanne S Operating Once More? Today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe Bentley is named for the nearly four-mile straight that defines the back half of the Circuit de la Sarth, and honors the marque’s numerous accomplishments at the vene...
18:24, 07/25/2019

My Europe: Disappointment after 1989 revolutions The revolutions in Eastern Europe inspired many dreams, but were followed by the tedium of societal change. Today's disillusionment reflects the current attitude toward the EU, says Bulgarian intellec...
21:36, 09/14/2019

Glastonbury 2019: The Killers bring the curtain down with Mr Brightside on penultimate day of festival The Killers brought the curtain down on Glastonbury's penultimate day with a memorable performance featuring stunning guest appearances and a finale of the band's biggest hit, Mr Brightside....
14:48, 06/30/2019

A look at key events in the 1989 Tiananmen Square protests Over seven weeks in 1989, student-led pro-democracy protests centered on Beijing's Tiananmen Square became China's greatest political upheaval since the end of the Cultural Revolution more than a deca...
12:00, 05/30/2019

Former protesters recount 1989's crackdown Thirty years ago, Dong Shengkun was a 28-year-old worker at a printing factory who listened to students' speeches at the Tiananmen Square and joined the protests out of a desire for change. (May ...
17:00, 05/31/2019

1989 promo shows the 'Terminator' NES game that never was The very first game based on The Terminator was supposed to be an NES side-scroller from Sunsoft, but it never panned out that way. The company lost the movie license and reworked the game into what ...
03:36, 07/09/2019

Do The Right Thing Turns 30 This Week. Not Much Has Changed Since 1989 Spike Lee’s third film, Do The Right Thing, turns 30 years old on Sunday, July 21, but its message is so fresh that it could have been made today....
15:12, 07/21/2019

In 1989, The Frogs took a chainsaw to homophobic stereotypes There was a period of time in the ’90s when it seemed like Milwaukee-based The Frogs were going to be one of those weird cult acts that somehow blew up into mainstream success. Thanks to championing o...
23:48, 08/17/2019

No apology from Trump to five men wrongly convicted of 1989 rape Donald Trump has refused to apologise to five men wrongly convicted of raping a female jogger in New York City's Central Park 30 years ago, saying "they admitted their guilt"....
13:36, 06/19/2019

At $6,995, Could This 1989 Ford Bronco II Prove More Desirable Than the Original? Summer is the time for blockbuster sequels and sure enough today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe Bronco comes to us as a II. Let’s see if this old school trucklet could be priced for boffo box office....
16:12, 07/11/2019

Soviet sub that sank off Norway in 1989 still emitting radiation A Soviet nuclear submarine which sank off Norway in 1989 is still emitting radiation, researchers said on Wednesday following an expedition that used a remotely controlled vehicle for the first time....
21:36, 07/10/2019

Giorgio Piola's top F1 cars - The revolutionary 1989 Ferrari 640 Ahead of Ferrari's home race at the Italian Grand Prix, legendary technical expert and illustrator Giorgio Piola revisits one of its greatest Formula 1 cars - the 640...
14:48, 09/06/2019

Racing lines: Looking back at the drama of BTCC 1989 Sytner and Weaver ruled BTCC Class B in the late 1980s Today's fast-paced leadership battle brings back memories of when Sierra RS500s chased BMW E30 M3s for the top spot The handsome new BMW 3 Ser...
21:24, 08/15/2019

From a picnic to the Berlin Wall: my 1989 summer of revolution An award-winning foreign correspondent looks back on the human stories that helped bring down the Berlin Wall and East Germany’s regimeIt should have been a normal family chat in late midsummer in Ber...
23:48, 08/31/2019

Watch: Angels' Albert Pujols earns curtain call after homering against Cardinals in St. Louis Los Angeles Angels first baseman and former St. Louis Cardinals great Albert Pujols takes a curtain call after hitting his first home run in St. Louis since 2011 on Saturday....
04:00, 06/23/2019

Since 1989, these are the defensive sectors that fare best in the tough month of September Since 1990, defensive sectors have been among the best performers within the S&P 500 in the September, which historically has been the worst month for the stock market....
18:00, 09/05/2019

Here's All The Modern Tech Hiding In A 800 HP 1989 Sauber-Mercedes Le Mans Car The Mercedes-powered Sauber C9 is a legend in endurance racing, taking the 1989 24 Hours of Le Mans overall win and sounding like the Earth being torn apart by two wolverines. These Group C cars still...
03:24, 08/31/2019

This Fake 1989 Jeep Cherokee Trackhawk Is a Blasphemous Beauty A 20-year-old marketing student from Mexico who dabbles in car renderings has created an internet sensation. It’s a 1989 Jeep Cherokee Trackhawk; a hot-rodded XJ that never existed, but perhaps should...
00:24, 07/23/2019

How the 1989 'Batman' movie forever changed the comic book character When Tim Burton's "Batman" debuted in theaters 30 years ago in 1989, it didn't just kick off a major, still-flourishing movie franchise and the current era of superhero-led blockbusters. The film also...
23:00, 06/22/2019

Li Peng, Chinese premier who led 1989 Tiananmen Square crackdown, dies at 91 Former Chinese Premier Li Peng, known for leading the the nation during its infamous crackdown of peaceful demonstrators in Tiananmen Square, died Monday. He was 91....
18:00, 07/23/2019

Witness Nicolas Cage’s gone-in-60-seconds cameo in this 1989 straight-to-video stinker There are many candidates for the worst movie ever, but we just discovered a new one. Never On Tuesday was the 1989 debut of future Detroit Rock City director Adam Rifkin, who apparently had a lot of ...
22:48, 07/24/2019

At $38,500, Could this Custom 1989 BMW 325i Turbo Touring Make You Throw Caution to the Wind? Yes, the price tag on today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe custom E30 could be considered eye watering, but could its custom build and fat turbo make it a real eye opener?...
16:00, 07/09/2019

Thousands march in Hong Kong to mark 30 years since 1989 Tiananmen Square protests More than 2,000 people marched in Hong Kong on Sunday to mark 30 years since a pro-democracy protest in Beijing’s Tiananmen Square ended in bloodshed....
21:36, 05/26/2019

From the archive: What would you do if you were Pope? It’s January 1970, and Bob Smyth is asking prominent Catholics – Auberon Waugh, Peregrine Worsthorne – an almighty questionFor the Observer Magazine of 18 January 1970, Bob Smyth asked some Roman Cath...
13:48, 09/01/2019

From the archive: How The Who made it to the top in 1966 Their meteoric rise from a pub in Harrow and Wealdstone to Top of the PopsThe Observer Magazine of 20 March 1966 told the story of how the Who had risen to the top within barely a year of forming (‘Th...
09:12, 09/08/2019

From the archive: is British TV the best in the world? From apartheid South Africa to Australia, the US and Japan, Peter Batty finds little to match public service television at home in 1975The cover line for the Observer Magazine of 8 June 1975, ‘Is Brit...
09:24, 06/02/2019

24 celebrities who have opened up about having abortions Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, and Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP Celebrities have discussed their abortions for years, but more stars have shared their stories following bills r...
23:36, 05/25/2019

Observer archive: on a kibbutz, 26 May 1958 Photographer Michael Peto visited Israel and his work illustrated an article by Nora Beloff on the young State’s growing pains.Buy your exclusive print hereIf you are lucky enough to visit the “Promis...
23:48, 05/25/2019

How to Clean Up and Archive Your Twitter Account I used to save my data on services forever—in case I ever needed to take a trip down memory lane—but I’ve recently found lots of relief and joy in purging my Twitter account of old tweets....
17:36, 07/22/2019

From the archive: The silence of Karl Doenitz The last years of the last president of the Third ReichIn Albert Speer: His Battle With Truth, Hitler’s architect tried to charm his biographer Gitta Sereny and convince her that he knew nothing of th...
02:12, 07/07/2019

From the archive: football archetypes in 1968 Arthur Hopcraft assesses footballing greats, from player George Best to manager Matt Busby and referee Maurice FusseyArthur Hopcraft provided a tour d’horizon of enduring football archetypes, from the...
09:12, 08/11/2019

The Paris Commune - from the archive, 1871 On 28 May 1871, French soldiers crushed the Paris Commune, a socialist government that had ruled the city for two months. See how the Guardian and Observer reported the insurrectionThe Paris Commune w...
16:12, 06/26/2019

From the archive: Ross McWhirter goes to Wimbledon It’s June 1965, and the man from the Guinness Book of Records attends the best-organised tennis tornament in the worldAs might have been expected from the man who co-founded The Guinness Book of Recor...
09:00, 06/30/2019

From the archive: PG Wodehouse and the love of dogs It’s 1975 and the Observer Magazine is dedicated to life with our four-legged friendsThe Observer Magazine of 9 March 1975 featured PG Wodehouse writing about his dogs (‘Pekes, hounds and mutts I have...
10:00, 06/16/2019

From the archive: a soldier’s eye view of the Falkland’s war It started with sunbathing on the QE2 and ended with the death of 48 soldiers on Sir Galahad… Charles Carty recalls the conflict of 1982The diary of Charles Carty during the Falklands War was the cove...
10:00, 05/19/2019

From the archive: Ted Heath on leading Britain towards the EEC It’s January 1966, and the PM reveals the Tories’ unified approach to joining the Common MarketA year after being elected leader of the Tory party, following Alec Douglas-Home’s resignation, Edward He...
12:24, 08/04/2019

How we met: ‘I ran up to her car and she opened the door straight into my face' Ian Rickett, 31, a farmer, and Elsa Trueman, 27, who works at the National Holocaust Centre and Museum, live in Nottinghamshire. They met at a Young Farmers’ Club meetingElsa and Ian first met at the ...
16:36, 07/09/2019

Jim Bouton Opened Up the Major Leagues to Everyone Through both his everyman path to professional baseball and his revealing memoir “Ball Four,” Bouton, who died on Wednesday, made a gilded world seem attainable....
02:12, 07/12/2019

1,000-year-old sarcophagus opened in Germany Archaeologists have exhumed a 1,000-year-old sarcophagus in the German city of Mainz, uncovering the decomposed remains of what could be a former Archbishop who died in the 11th century....
15:00, 06/07/2019

From the archive: When Melvyn Bragg met Lauren Bacall The broadcaster is charmed by one of Hollywood’s icons as she arrives in Plymouth to do Tennessee WilliamsMelvyn Bragg met Lauren Bacall, then 60, for the Observer Magazine while she was on tour in Sw...
07:48, 07/14/2019

Ebony photo archive to be auctioned to pay creditors CHICAGO (AP) — The photo archive of Ebony Magazine that chronicles African American life is to go on the auction block in July if a Chicago bankruptcy court approves. The collection is being auctioned...
15:12, 06/06/2019

The wide trouser, a fashion not likely to last – archive, 14 May 1925 14 May 1925 Trousers which are being made in Oxford this term have an ankle width which varies between 20 and 24 inchesOxford, WednesdayFashions, like rumours, are not easily traced to their source, a...
07:24, 05/14/2019

From the archive: The formation of the Open University, 1970 How we greeted the arrival of ‘do-it-yourself degrees’It’s been 50 years since the formation of the Open University, now one of the largest universities in Europe. The Observer Magazine of 15 November...
06:24, 09/15/2019

Facebook’s Broken Ad Archive Is Working as Intended Facebook’s cash cow is its ad business, and in the unconstrained pursuit of making that business as valuable as possible, the company has been accused of allowing advertisers to explicitly target whit...
23:24, 07/25/2019

From the archive: Greenham Common protests, 1982 Denied a debate on cruise missiles, 30,000 women get ready to ‘embrace the base’The cover story of the Observer Magazine of 12 December 1982 marked the year-long vigil against cruise missiles outside ...
08:00, 05/05/2019

From the archive: Muhammad Ali considers retirement in 1975 Sports writer Hugh McIlvanney tries to keep up with the great boxerThe legendary sports writer Hugh McIlvanney, who died earlier this year, wrote about ‘The mad world of Muhammad Ali’ for the 23 March...
08:36, 06/23/2019

From the archive: health and wellbeing advice from 1975 Margaret Thatcher, Barbara Cartland and Yehudi Menuhin offer top tips on dietsThe Observer Magazine issue of 12 January 1975 had a host of articles relating to health and wellbeing (‘Are you energetic...
09:00, 06/09/2019

The anxiety of the late '90s is alive on the Y2K.Gov website archive While we continue to celebrate 1999 Week, we must remember that the bygone year wasn’t all Lou Bega listing women’s names and baby Haley Joel Osment seeing dead people, but also, for many, the possibl...
22:00, 08/06/2019

Archive TV interview may reveal identity of Banksy Footage shows partly covered face of man who claims to be artist and seems to be working on two of his piecesA long-lost interview with a young man claiming to be Banksy, the world’s most famous anony...
21:00, 07/04/2019

Apartment complex re-opened after hazmat evacuation Authorities are trying to determine if the deadly toxin ricin is the hazardous material that prompted the evacuation of hundreds of people from an apartment complex near the University of Minnesota....
07:36, 05/08/2019

Germany: 1,000-year-old sarcophagus opened in Mainz The major archaeological find left researchers and German church officials feeling "like Indiana Jones." But with the rush of fresh air threatening to alter the remains, the clock is ticking to identi...
21:24, 06/04/2019

Has Brazil opened a window, or door to opportunity? Success for pensions reform in the Congress – the long-held litmus test of Brazilian recovery – has buoyed asset prices and led to a flurry of activity....
14:12, 07/31/2019

SBI Just Opened Its Newest Branch In This Picturesque Village SBI branches: State Bank of India (SBI) said the new branch is located in Diskit, Nubra Valley (District Leh). SBI said the branch is about 100 kilometres from Leh. SBI is the country's the largest......
12:00, 09/14/2019

Here's what Costco looked like when it first opened in 1983 (COST) Courtesy of Costco Wholesale Costco has existed in some form since 1976. That's because the modern-day company is the product of a 1993 merger between Costco and Price Club. The first warehouse beari...
00:37, 08/19/2019

From the archive: Martin Amis meets Hugh Hefner It’s September 1985, and the Playboy family has a sharp-eyed visitorMartin Amis comically describes the weirdly eventless world of Hugh Hefner in the Observer Magazine of 22 September 1985 (‘Mr Hefner...
07:36, 07/21/2019

Robot life of the future – archive, 11 September 1969 11 September 1969: Robots could be used as slaves, to do the things human beings do not want to do, hears the International Congress of Industrial Design Robots might do repetitive housework, such as ...
18:00, 09/11/2019

From the archive: working with Alfred Hitchcock on his last film in 1982 The final film, The Short Night, was never shot, but screenwriter David Freeman recalls dealing with the great director as his health and mental wellbeing failedThe screenwriter David Freeman worked w...
09:24, 05/12/2019

UEFA launches streaming service of archive footage European football's governing body UEFA said on Thursday it is launching an Internet-based streaming service that will give people access to a 'gold mine' of archive footage....
12:48, 06/13/2019

Britain will fail without coal – archive, 5 June 1956 5 June 1956: Investment in coal mining should be carried out on a massive scale argues the Organisation for European Economic Co-operation The OEEC has delighted Mr Aubrey Jones, the Minister of Fuel...
08:48, 06/05/2019

Observer archive: Students demonstrate in Paris, 10 May 1968 David Newell-Smith covered the events in the French capital, which culminated in “the night of the barricades.” Buy your exclusive print hereIn a spectacular surrender, the French government late toni...
01:12, 05/12/2019

From the archive: An American’s love letter to London from 1965 How did visitors from across the pond view our capital back in the 60s? According to this feature published in 1965 in the Observer, it was best to see it on foot…The Observer Magazine issue of 18 Apr...
08:12, 05/26/2019

Inside London's biggest magazine archive Impactful, stackable and downright desirable: there's a reason magazines are never out of fashion. Clara Strunck immerses herself in London's print archive mecca...
14:12, 09/12/2019

The surreal thing – fashion archive, 27 June 1988 27 June 1988 The fact is that high fashion is, and always has been, a surrealist movementFashion is effete. It is a form of creativity unable to stand on its own feet. Too weak to instigate, it feeds ...
16:48, 06/27/2019

The Molotov-Ribbentrop pact – archive, August 1939 Eighty years ago, Nazi Germany and the Soviet Union agreed not to attack each other. Their pact divided central and eastern Europe into ‘spheres of interest’ and a week later, Germany invaded Poland22...
14:12, 07/24/2019

Taking the children with you on holiday – archive, 20 August 1954 20 August 1954 Some parents may want to leave their children at home but Kathleen Denbigh believes in establishing the habit of family travel early Whether it is a question of a holiday or a non-holid...
08:24, 08/20/2019

Fab 5 Freddy’s Latest Cultural Coup? ‘The Archive of the Future’ The personal collection of the original “Yo! MTV Raps” host, who united the worlds of hip-hop and art, has been acquired by the Schomburg Center in Harlem....
11:24, 05/24/2019

Hand in glove – fashion archive, 21 August 1936 21 August 1936 Gauntlet gloves of various designs can be a great fashion accessoryA plain, reasonably priced pair of gauntlet gloves can, with little trouble, be made to look exclusive and expensive. ...
13:00, 08/21/2019

Ebony and Jet images to be donated after photo archive sale The photo archive of Ebony and Jet magazines chronicling African American history is set to head to the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture and other cultural instituti...
05:12, 07/26/2019

Popular hiking spot The Wave may be opened to more visitors One of the most exclusive and dramatic hiking spots in the southwestern United States could see bigger crowds under a new proposal unveiled.        ...
14:00, 05/09/2019

Irish PM tells Johnson that withdrawal agreement cannot be re-opened Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar told his British counterpart Boris Johnson on Tuesday that the Brexit withdrawal agreement could not be re-opened, and that "satisfactory" alternative arrangements ha...
16:12, 07/30/2019

26 Gates Of Sardar Sarovar Dam On Narmada River Opened Over two years after the installation of gates on the Sardar Sarovar Dam on Narmada river, 26 of its total 30 gates were opened this morning following heavy inflow of water from upstream, the Gujarat....
19:12, 08/09/2019

Man Allegedly Lynched In Bihar After He Opened Fire During Fight A man was beaten to death in Bihar's Jamui district after he allegedly shot at and wounded a person following a fight, police said on Thursday, the third such instance of mob frenzy in Bihar in a......
16:48, 07/25/2019

Most doctors think Obamacare opened up healthcare access, study says About 60 percent of physicians in the United States thought the Affordable Care Act gave more people access to medical treatment they wouldn't otherwise have received, a new study says....
07:12, 09/07/2019

Canada Ferrari F1 review would've opened "Pandora's box" - Wolff Mercedes Formula 1 team boss Toto Wolff says the FIA risked opening a "Pandora's box" had Ferrari's request to review Sebastian Vettel's Canadian Grand Prix penalty been successful...
13:36, 06/23/2019

How John Steinbeck ‘opened up’ The Grapes of Wrath's readers It is not simply the plight of his real-life subjects that still draws readers in their millions. The story’s force depends on its craftWhen Steinbeck finished The Grapes of Wrath in 1938, he expresse...
00:36, 08/21/2019

A Costco opened in China. Absolute chaos that ensued Costco has built a cult following in the United States — now it's China's turn. The country's first Costco store is so popular that it had to shut down early on its first day because of too many shopp...
17:48, 08/28/2019

Sneferu’s Distinctive Bent Pyramid Opened to the Public In Egypt, the Antiquities Minister Khaled el-Anany has announced that two pyramids are being opened to the public for the first time since 1965. ...
20:00, 07/14/2019

5 die in stampede ahead of Algiers rap concert, probe opened Prosecutors have opened an investigation into the cause of a stampede ahead of a rapper’s concert at an Algiers sports stadium that left five youths dead, including a 13-year-old...
23:00, 08/23/2019

A Costco opened in China. Absolute chaos ensued Costco has built a cult following in the United States — now it's China's turn. The country's first Costco store is so popular that it had to shut down early on its first day because of too many shopp...
03:00, 08/28/2019

Schools, telephone lines to be opened in Kashmir after lockdown Authorities will begin restoring some telephone lines in Indian Kashmir from Friday night, including in the main city of Srinagar where afternoon prayers went peacefully amid heavy security, the top s...
18:48, 08/16/2019

The world’s smallest McDonald’s just opened, but only bees are invited If you’re looking for a McDonald’s restaurant in Sweden, you just gained another option. A first-of-its-kind McDonald’s location was recently built in the country, and it caters to a...
15:36, 05/25/2019

Sally Challen's son says witnessing abuse ordeal was like 'seeing curtain fall' The son of a woman who killed her coercive and controlling husband with a hammer has said watching his mother's ordeal was "like seeing a curtain fall"....
18:48, 06/08/2019

16 Iconic Peter Lindbergh Images From The British Vogue Archive The legendary German photographer behind British Vogue's landmark Forces For Change covers has shot some of fashion's most famous faces for the magazine over the decades...
10:12, 08/03/2019

World TV link-up and better radio-phones may be coming – archive, 16 May 1959 16 May 1959: Jodrell Bank Experimental Station bounces messages off moon to US in what is seen as a great step forward in world communicationsA great step forward in world communications – including t...
07:36, 05/16/2019

Franz Kafka archive reclaimed by Israel national library Missing author’s papers return to Tel Aviv collection initiated by Max Brod in 1939Israel’s national library has unveiled a missing batch of Franz Kafka’s papers, ending more than a decade of legal wr...
21:12, 08/07/2019

Ebony’s Photo Archive Goes for $30 Million, for Future in Public View The collection, auctioned to a group of foundations, includes more than 4 million prints and negatives. They will be accessible to researchers and the public....
01:24, 07/26/2019

Marvels of Wembley's great swimming pool - archive, 1934 26 July 1934 The newly opened Empire Pool includes a wave machine, sun bathing terraces and clean, luminous waterFleet Street, Wednesday The new Empire Pool and Sports Arena at Wembley was formally op...
13:12, 07/26/2019

German Holocaust archive puts millions of documents online BERLIN — The International Tracing Service in Germany has uploaded more than 13 million documents from Nazi concentration camps, including prisoner cards and death notices, to help Holocaust researche...
12:12, 05/21/2019

It Was ‘Cool Central’: Bill T. Jones Leads a Trip Through His Archive The dancer and choreographer talks about his collaborations with Arnie Zane, Keith Haring and Robert Mapplethorpe — and the time the Vatican denounced him....
23:00, 08/20/2019

Google Archive of Political Ads Is Fraught With Missing Content, Delays Google’s searchable database of political ads, set up to bring more transparency to digital campaign advertising, is fraught with errors and delays, according to candidates’ digital staffers and polit...
13:00, 07/17/2019

Eugenics and the master race of the left – archive,30 August 1997 30 August 1997 Forced sterilisations in Scandinavia have shocked the world. But the great founding fathers of British socialism, reports Jonathan Freedland, had dreams almost as vile as those of the N...
02:48, 05/02/2019

From the archive: Ralph Steadman covers the Tory party conference It’s October 1985, and the cartoonist captures Tory leaders in a series of photographic ‘Paranoids’When the Observer Magazine commissioned Ralph Steadman to cover the Tory party conference in Blackpoo...
11:48, 07/28/2019

The new Morris Mini-Minor: a family car for £500 - archive, 26 August 1959 26 August 1959: The Austin Seven and Mini-Minor - two versions of the same car - can carry four passengers with speed and economy The British Motor Corporation to-day announces two new small cars whic...
23:00, 08/26/2019

From the archive: Clive James has a meltdown at Madame Tussauds, 1980 Some of the historical figures looked pretty good, some of the more modern ones were shockersAs part of the silly season, for the Observer Magazine of 31 August 1980 the inestimable Clive James was as...
10:36, 08/25/2019

The changing Cotswolds: 'where do the locals drink now?'– archive, 21 June 1976 21 June 1976 How the Cotswolds, having been urbanised, are now being suburbanisedChange in the Cotswolds? Still fairly plentiful, from my observations, the credit card still being regarded as a bit ra...
07:12, 06/21/2019

Iron Man to Ironman: Pay Up Ironman race owner Wanda Sports Group has been paying royalties to Walt Disney’s Marvel for the use of the Ironman brand, according to an SEC filing ahead of the sports company’s initial public offeri...
04:36, 07/27/2019

No One Should Sit On The Iron Throne There are only two more episodes left in Game Of Thrones. The marketing material for this season has been focused on who will take the throne and lead all of Westeros. I don’t think anyone should....
04:12, 05/11/2019

Smollett case could be re-opened; new body cam footage shows him with noose Chicago police released new video that shows actor Jussie Smollett with a noose still around his neck when police arrive to question him in his apartment after his alleged attack Jan. 29....
16:24, 06/25/2019

See What Could've Opened Deep Space Nine Season 8 in an Exclusive Clip From What We Left Behind It’s a miracle that Deep Space Nine got to do what it did with the Star Trek franchise for seven seasons. But what if the series had continued on in the wake of the Dominion War? Part of the incoming ...
08:24, 04/30/2019

Oculus Insight: how Facebook unplugged VR and opened virtual worlds to everyone VR can be a pain – setting up sensors or emitters, connecting cables and configuring the hardware can take so long, it might not seem worthwhile for a quick gaming session. It’s all too ...
02:00, 09/15/2019

Surgeons Opened Her Skull To Remove Tumor. Instead, They Found A Tapeworm Doctors had broken the disheartening news to Rachel Palma, explaining that the lesion on her brain was suspected to be a tumor, and her scans suggested that it was cancerous....
06:12, 06/07/2019

Lululemon just opened a sprawling, 20,000-square-foot store in Chicago — here's what it looks like Lululemon on Thursday morning is opening its biggest store ever, in the Lincoln Park neighborhood of Chicago. You can do a lot more than just shop there....
15:12, 07/11/2019

Dr. Donald Lindberg, 85, Dies; Opened Medical Research to the World As director of the National Library of Medicine, the world’s largest medical library, he digitized its holdings to make them available to experts globally....
01:48, 09/03/2019

Costco opened its first China flagship store — and things got crazy It was an open-and-quickly-shut deal. China’s flagship Costco outlet opened its doors Tuesday morning in suburban Shanghai, only to close them several hours later after the store became swamped ...
01:02, 08/28/2019

Watch The New York City Subway Chug Along Seven Months After It Opened Labor Day, which is today, honors the men and women who toiled in obscurity but made our towns, cities, and the country as a whole a better place to live. This is especially true for those who worked ...
23:24, 09/02/2019

Prince Charles just casually opened a bed and breakfast at a Scottish castle Prince Charles has opened a luxury bed and breakfast called The Granary Lodge on the ground of The Castle of Mey in Scotland.        ...
19:00, 05/15/2019

New Hampshire time capsule opened 50 years later offers big surprise A time capsule that was opened in New Hampshire recently was found to have nothing inside — sparking speculation about whether someone stole its contents, or whether anything was placed inside at all....
16:12, 08/25/2019

How Microsoft found a Huawei driver that opened systems to attack Enlarge (credit: Valentina Palladino) Huawei MateBook systems that are running the company's PCManager software included a driver that would let unprivileged users create processes with superuser pr...
15:00, 05/02/2019

P Chidambaram Spent Night In CBI Office Opened When He Was Home Minister Hours after the dramatic arrest of former Union Minister P Chidambaram, a video that was in wide circulation showed him at the opening of the very building where he was kept in custody last night -......
07:00, 08/22/2019

Russians cite threats for Olympic Games boycott - archive, 9 May 1984 9 May 1984: East Europeans, except Romanians, expected to follow Soviet leadThe USSR is pulling out of the 1984 Olympic Games in Los Angeles, the official Soviet news agency, Tass, announced yesterday...
13:12, 05/09/2019

Interview with design icon Erté – fashion archive, 13 September 1975 13 September 1975: At the age of five, Erté designed an evening dress for his mother and since then has dressed countless women Like a dandelion in a daisy-chain, I slotted in with the fashion editors...
06:36, 09/13/2019

Netanyahu says Trump knew in advance of Israel's Iran archive mission Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Tuesday that he informed U.S. President Donald Trump in advance of what Israel has described as a spy mission in Tehran last year to capture a secret ...
23:24, 07/02/2019

Pucci prints and the acid flashback – fashion archive, 23 July 1990 23 July 1990: Caught up in a riot of swirling psychedelia, Judy Rumbold gets hip to the hottest old designer in townSubtly matched colour schemes of the kind seen meandering through newscasters’ toupe...
09:00, 07/23/2019

YouTube blocks history teachers uploading archive videos of Hitler Teachers trying to educate about fascism hit by service’s new policy on hate speechYouTube has blocked some British history teachers from its service for uploading archive material related to Adolf Hi...
16:48, 06/06/2019

Israel's national library to share reunited Kafka archive online Israel's national library said on Wednesday it received the last part of a collection of Franz Kafka's writings that it planned to put online, after winning an ownership battle for part of the......
20:24, 08/07/2019

The Iron Throne Is Gone, and the Game Is Over A dragon passed final judgment regarding the jagged, twisted chair that made everyone so power hungry. But perhaps the throne was a good judge as well....
06:24, 05/20/2019

The Government Opened a New Holding Center for Migrant Children in Rural Texas (CARRIZO SPRINGS, Texas) — A former oilfield worker camp off a dirt road in rural Texas has become the U.S. government’s newest holding center for detaining migrant children after they lea...
05:00, 07/11/2019

Tom Holland opened up about how Robert Downey Jr. 'took me under his wing' when he joined the Marvel movies Steve Cohn/Invision for Sony Pictures/AP Tom Holland appeared at a convention called FanX in Salt Lake City, Utah on Saturday and spoke about his relationship with "Avengers: Endgame" costar Robert D...
23:12, 09/09/2019

Ford Says Justice Dept. Has Opened Criminal Inquiry Into Emissions Issues The carmaker said it had notified other state and federal agencies about “issues relating to road load estimations” and that it was cooperating with all government inquiries....
02:24, 04/29/2019

Why Kyle Richards Finally Opened Up About Her Eating Disorder: " I Felt Like a Fraud" After nine seasons on The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills, Kyle Richards revealed a new aspect of her life: she had an eating disorder while growing up. "It started when I was 17. I......
19:48, 06/12/2019

Case Opened: Democrats Begin Public Airing Of Mueller Report In this June 5, 2019, photo, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif., speaks at the Capitol in Washington. President Donald Trump says it’s “case closed,” but Democrats are just getting...
19:00, 06/09/2019

Australia's nature reserves being opened up for business use, global study finds Some 13,000 sq km removed from conservation areas since 1997, researchers sayAustralian governments have slashed the legal protection of nature reserves in favour of business growth, a global study re...
02:12, 05/31/2019

Placido Domingo concerts canceled as sexual misconduct investigation opened A once-in-a-lifetime concert has been canceled and an investigation has been opened in the wake of sexual harassment accusations against opera legend Placido Domingo....
05:24, 08/14/2019

When migrants arrived in droves, this poor New Mexico city opened its arms DEMING, N.M. — Along a barren county fairground in this sleepy desert city sits a nondescript building that illustrates the depths of the nation’s migrant crisis — and the heights to which small...
07:24, 06/19/2019

Masked gunman, 22, who opened fire outside Dallas courthouse was Army vet, authorities say The 22-year-old masked gunman who was shot in an exchange of gunfire with federal officers outside a federal courthouse in Dallas had been discharged from the Army, and wasn’t the subject of any inves...
02:12, 06/18/2019

A one-year window for child sex abuse victims to get justice opened, and the lawsuits are here Child sex abuse lawsuits are expected to be filed against the Archdiocese of New York, Jehovah's Witnesses, Rockefeller University, the Boy Scouts, Jeffrey Epstein and others on Wednesday, the first d...
23:00, 08/14/2019

Police: Solider wearing military gear opened fire into home LAUREL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Authorities in North Carolina say an active-duty soldier wearing military-issued ballistic gear opened fire into a home and was then wounded by return gunfire and injured in a...
17:24, 06/13/2019

Brexit withdrawal agreement will not be re-opened, warns key ally of Angela Merkel A key ally of German Chancellor Angela Merkel today stressed that she and other EU leaders were adamant that the Brexit withdrawal agreement will not be re-opened....
12:36, 07/24/2019

YouTube crackdown blocked history teachers who shared archive videos of Hitler YouTube's crackdown on white supremacy and hate speech has ensnared history teachers who are trying to upload archival footage of Nazi dictator Adolph Hitler. ...
15:48, 06/07/2019

Wu Assassins Sure Feels Like What Iron Fist Could Have Been A quick glance and you’ll notice a lot of similarities between the new Netflix Original, Wu Assassins, and old Netflix Original, Iron Fist. Both are goofy shows about chosen ones out to stop bad guys ...
21:12, 08/09/2019

Iron Man in limited-run Hyundai Kona Hyundai is rolling out the limited-run Iron Man Edition of the Kona crossover, the world's first production vehicle to be themed after a Marvel character....
00:24, 05/16/2019

After bronze and iron, welcome to the plastic age, say scientists Plastic pollution has entered the fossil record, research showsPlastic pollution is being deposited into the fossil record, research has found, with contamination increasing exponentially since 1945.S...
23:12, 09/04/2019

The first 'Iron Man': The story of Götz von Berlichingen Was The Avengers' Tony Stark inspired by a 16th century German knight? As "Avengers: Endgame" premieres, we explore the legend of 'Götz of the Iron Hand,' the prosthetic-wearing warrior immortalized b...
15:12, 05/01/2019

9 counts of attempted murder for student who allegedly opened fire in football stadium Deangelo Parnell, 17, has been charged with nine counts of attempted murder for allegedly opening fire Friday into a stadium in Mobile, Alabama.        ...
05:48, 09/01/2019

President Trump Opened His State Visit to Japan by Needling the Japanese on Trade (TOKYO) — President Donald Trump opened a state visit to Japan on Saturday by needling the country over its trade imbalance with the United States. “Maybe that’s why you like me so m...
16:48, 05/25/2019

"Haven't Opened Dance Bar": Azam Khan Launches Into Post-Election Rant Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan launched into a tirade on "dance bars" and "disrespectable people" during his first public speech in Rampur after the Lok Sabha elections on Sunday. He, however,......
16:12, 07/01/2019

Uefa investigates claims turnstiles were opened in Baku to fill empty seats • Local officials alleged to have taken action against Uefa wishes• Governing body looking into it with stadium authoritiesUefa is investigating claims that local officials opened the turnstiles at Ba...
19:36, 05/31/2019

Vatican tombs opened in search for missing teen empty of original remains Workers who opened two tombs in the Vatican to search for the remains of a 15-year-old girl who went missing 36 years ago were greeted by another mystery -- the disappearance of the remains that shoul...
05:36, 07/12/2019

How Michael Keaton's 1989 blockbuster 'Batman' changed superhero movies forever Back in 1989, superheroes weren't in vogue. But everything changed when Michael Keaton donned cape and cowl for Tim Burton's big-screen 'Batman.'       &#...
01:12, 06/21/2019

London's public swimming pools: bathing, sun terraces and cafes - archive, 22 August 1938 22 August 1938: The newly opened Parliament Hill Fields lido is part of a scheme designed to give everybody the chance of swimming in cheerful surroundingsFleet Street, SundayA fine swimming pool with...
13:48, 08/22/2019

D-Day landings: archive images show Allied troops storm the beaches of Normandy during the Second World War Fascinating archive images show Allied troops storming the beaches of Normandy during the Second World War ahead of the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings....
03:12, 06/03/2019

Ebony’s Historic Photo Archive Sells for $30 Million to Group Led by J. Paul Getty Trust Seven decades’ worth of historic Ebony magazine photos documenting black life, both the everyday and the extraordinary, sold for $30 million at auction to a group of philanthropic organizations led by...
06:24, 07/26/2019

Lady Gaga’s Fashion Archive Is Going On Display In Las Vegas – Infamous Meat Dress Included Opening on May 30 in Las Vegas to coincide with her residency at the Park MGM, the Haus of Gaga exhibition showcases around 40 pieces of clothing and accessories that have never before left Gaga’s per...
18:24, 05/30/2019

Michael Keaton's 'Batman' blew up pop culture in 1989, and Hollywood was never the same 1989's "Batman," starring Michael Keaton, helped usher in how comic-book blockbusters would be made, marketed and merchandised in the 2000s.        ...
01:12, 06/21/2019

Emilia Clarke Was Once Set to Appear in an Early Version of Iron Man 3 Drew Pearce is a writer and director who, among other things, co-wrote the script of Iron Man 3 with Shane Black. Recently, he dropped some trivia about his time working in Marvel’s sandbox—and who co...
04:48, 05/27/2019

The Iron Throne’s History, and Its Final Judgment A dragon passed final judgment regarding the jagged, twisted chair that made everyone so power hungry. But perhaps the throne was a good judge as well....
23:00, 05/21/2019

Analyze Your Lifting Videos With 'Iron Path' The most efficient way to lift a weight is to pick it up, and then put it down. Sounds easy, right? But sometimes we struggle to move our bodies in the right way to accomplish that. If your coach keep...
21:00, 06/04/2019

Biologists name new rat snake species after little-known Iron Age kingdom Scientists have identified a new species of rat snake living in Eastern Europe. The team of herpetologists decided to name the snake after the often overlooked Iron Age kingdom of Urartu....
01:00, 05/29/2019

Lithuanians choose a president to take over from ‘Iron Lady’ VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — Voters are going to the polls in Lithuania to elect a president to succeed Dalia Grybauskaite, who has completed her maximum two terms in office. Nine candidates are taking p...
08:48, 05/12/2019

Iron Man lives on in limited-run Hyundai Kona Hyundai is rolling out the limited-run Iron Man Edition of its Kona crossover, the world's first production vehicle to be themed after a Marvel character....
18:36, 05/15/2019

The Iron Lady could keep stumm when it suited her | Brief letters Huawei | IAAF ruling | Emma Thompson films | Gender inequality in salons | The royal babyThe US secretary of state says: “Ask yourself: would the Iron Lady be silent when China violates the sovereignt...
20:00, 05/12/2019

Scientists think they’ve found all the ‘missing’ iron in the universe These days, scientists think they have a pretty good idea of what the universe is made of. By detecting the telltale signatures of various elements in celestial bodies like stars, asteroids, and other...
06:00, 07/11/2019

Iron-Ore Prices Have Surged Almost 70%, Hitting Steelmakers Iron-ore prices have soared by more than 68% this year, a resurgence driven by falling supplies that has led to challenging times once again for steel mills that use the material....
16:24, 07/10/2019

Garbage collectors in Turkey opened a library full of discarded books headed for a landfill DEM ALTAN/AFP/Getty Images Garbage collectors in Turkey have opened a library from all the discarded books that were Since word of the library has spread, people have started donating their unwanted...
23:36, 05/15/2019

Saoirse Kennedy Hill Opened Up About Suicide, Depression and Sexual Assault 3 Years Before Death The Kennedy family has been struck by another tragedy. Robert F. Kennedy's granddaughter Saoirse Kennedy Hill has died at 22 years old. The daughter of Courtney Kennedy Hill and Paul......
07:48, 08/03/2019

Newly opened WestConnex tunnel missing from Google Maps, causing confusion in Sydney Motorists sent up the garden path as controversial M4 East tunnel from Homebush to Haberfield fails to display Google Maps is working to resolve an issue where Sydney’s newly opened WestConnex M4 East...
10:12, 07/15/2019

'Delinquent' Colorado bear opened unlocked car, 'butt-shifted' vehicle downhill, police say Colorado police are reminding drivers to keep their car doors locked after a “four-legged suspect” broke inside a vehicle and wrecked it during a short joyride last week....
22:36, 07/07/2019

Spanish investigation opened after QPR U18s allegedly suffer racist abuse during match with AD Nervion The Andalusian Football Association (RFAF) has opened an investigation after QPR's youth players allegedly received racist abuse in a friendly game against Spanish side AD Nervión earlier this month....
01:24, 08/16/2019

Mindy Kaling's 'Late Night' pulls back the curtain on late-night TV Written, produced by and starring Mindy Kaling, "Late Night" is such an interesting premise as to make one wish it had been more ambitious about pulling back the curtain on a late-night TV show. As is...
20:24, 06/07/2019

Border crisis worsens: 100,000 border crossers arrested in April, highest since 2007 Nearly 100,000 people were taken into custody along the southern border in April after illegally crossing from Mexico into the United States, marking the highest number in one month since April 2007, ...
22:12, 05/08/2019

Border Patrol apprehends 'largest group' of illegal immigrants near US border yet U.S. Border Patrol on Tuesday morning apprehended its largest group of illegal immigrants caught at once, Customs and Border Protection (CBP) reported....
11:36, 05/01/2019

Border Patrol demonstrates dangers migrants face crossing the border Tucson- Border Patrol agents hosted a mock scenario highlighting the dangers border crossers face on Thursday. Border Patrol officials said migrants need two gallons of water a day to walk through th...
18:00, 05/10/2019

Border Patrol apprehensions along southern border fall for first time in 2019 After a record-setting run where more Central Americans were entering the U.S., their numbers fell in June, representing a possible summer slowdown.        ...
02:36, 07/10/2019

U.S. border agents apprehended nearly 100,000 people at southern border in April: data U.S. border officers apprehended nearly 99,000 people crossing the U.S. southern border in April, the highest figure since 2007, the government said on Wednesday, as Trump administration officials dec...
00:12, 05/09/2019

Ebola: Rwanda-DRC border open amid outbreak in border city Hours after a third case of Ebola was reported in the Congolese border town of Goma, a Rwandan minister said the country's border with the DRC had been closed. Rwanda's Health Ministry later denied th...
21:24, 08/01/2019

| Niger, Nigeria border governors meet to tackle border violence Four governors of neighbouring states of Niger and Nigeria have ended two days of talks to address the security situation along their shared border which is plagued by armed groups....
22:48, 09/09/2019

Border Patrol agents find at least 3 bodies along southern border, officials say The bodies of at least three migrants — two in the Rio Grande River — were discovered in Texas along the southern border with Mexico, officials said Tuesday....
04:12, 08/29/2019

| Huawei's founder wants an 'invincible iron army' to fight US Huawei Technologies' billionaire founder intends to kick off a three- to five-year overhaul of the networking giant, creating an 'iron army' that can help it survive an American onslaught while protec...
18:24, 08/13/2019

Guinea iron ore prospectors set sights on ArcelorMittal rail The race to mine Guinea's iron ore has started although the focus is not on its giant Simandou deposits but on smaller finds whose output could be transported via Liberia if ArcelorMittal shares its r...
18:24, 06/05/2019

After Iron Man, Robert Downey Jr. aims to clean up the earth NEW YORK (AP) — After playing Iron Man for more than a decade, Robert Downey Jr. has found a real-life villain he wants to defeat: pollution. The movie star says he plans to start an organization next...
20:00, 06/05/2019

Iron Man’s ‘Learning to Fly’ breaks down what it means to be inside the suit In a YouTube video titled “Learning to Fly” embedded above and a PS blog post, Camouflaj discusses how they tried to nail that feeling of what it means to be Iron Man.Read More...
20:00, 07/22/2019

Chinese Steel Slowdown Slams Iron-Ore Prices Iron-ore prices posted their biggest one-month fall in almost eight years as China’s huge steel engine cools and global shipments of the commodity rise....
21:48, 09/03/2019

This 2,400-year-old bark shield took a beating in an Iron Age fight Enlarge / This is what the shield looked like after being excavated and conserved. (credit: Michael Bamforth) When they found the shield, University of York archaeologists Michael Bamforth and his c...
23:00, 05/31/2019

Who will sit on the Iron Throne? Share your Game of Thrones theories The finale is almost upon us. Tell us who you think will be left to rule WesterosThe penultimate episode of Game of Thrones, The Bells, blew up, torched and incinerated all previous predictions of how...
21:36, 05/14/2019

Romans in Pompeii Repaired the Roads with Molten Iron The buried city of Pompeii continues to provide many insights into Roman society, economy, and culture. The ash and pumice, that fell on Pompeii from Mount Vesuvius, froze the city in time. A recent s...
17:00, 05/17/2019

Iron Man himself will help promote the OnePlus 7 Pro in 'long-term' ad campaign In case you were wondering what Tony Stark was up to after the dramatic conclusion to the Marvel Cinematic Universe's Infinity Saga (spoiler alert, I guess), the answer is closely related to the bigge...
12:36, 05/16/2019

Take the Iron Throne (and a bunch of other Game Of Thrones stuff) for yourself The game of thrones is over, and we’re not going to even hint at who won—if anyone. No, this post is a spoiler-free zone, unless you count the unveiling of the final enamel pin in HBO’s series of same...
18:36, 05/20/2019

Swimming: 'Iron Lady' Hosszu fired up by ISL battle She was one of the stars of the Rio Olympics and is now leading a revolution in swimming but Hungarian triple gold medal winner Katinka Hosszu believes she has the energy to fight to win both inside a...
00:48, 05/23/2019

'Iron Man' Unveils Tech Initiative to Save Earth Robert Downey Jr. has announced a new initiative called The Footprint Coalition that would help clean up the planet using advanced technologies like artificial intelligence (AI), robotics, and......
16:00, 06/05/2019

Three Elephants Killed After Being Hit By Iron Ore-Laden Truck In Odisha Three elephants were killed after being hit by a truck on a national highway in Odisha's Keonjhar district early on Thursday, a forest official said....
15:00, 08/22/2019

4 things you didn't know you could make in a waffle iron Waffle irons are not just for waffles! Here are some other foods you can make in your waffle iron that may be better than your old-fashioned method.       ...
02:36, 08/24/2019

Ocasio-Cortez allegedly screamed at border agents during recent trip to southern border: report Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., allegedly screamed at Customs and Border Protection agents "in a threatening manner" during a recent visit to a southern border facility in Texas, according to a...
16:24, 07/02/2019

‘Joy, Excitement, and Togetherness at the Border.’ With Three Hot Pink See-Saws, These Architects Turned the U.S.-Mexico Border Wall Into a Playscape A spot of brightness recently emerged amid the the gray desert sand and the dark steel fencing laid across the border of Sunland Park, New Mexico, and Ciudad Juárez, Mexico: flamingo pink see-s...
01:48, 07/31/2019

Border South review: slow train to US border purgatory Raúl Pastrana’s compassionate film rides with a Nicaraguan migrant trying to cross into America, and a US researcher seeking traces of others who never made it Documentaries about migrants have become...
00:00, 06/09/2019

Border Patrol searches have increased on Greyhound, other buses far from border ROCHESTER, N.Y. — Mercedes Phelan was confused last April when Border Patrol agents boarded the Greyhound bus she was riding in Pennsylvania and asked her if she was a citizen. Ten months later, when ...
23:24, 06/05/2019

David Simon called Trump a ‘race-hating fraud,’ then opened a firehose of profanity at the trolls The Wire's creator is one of Baltimore's most famous writers. By Monday, he sent dozens of tweets eviscerating people who parroted Trump’s attacks on the city....
04:12, 07/30/2019

Late Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs, wife opened up about wedding and family plans before his death Tragedy struck the Los Angeles Angels on Monday when pitcher Tyler Skaggs was found dead in his Texas hotel room hours before his team was set to take on the Rangers....
22:36, 07/05/2019

Crossing the Border newsletter: One Place Where There Is No Border Crisis In this week’s Crossing the Border newsletter, a success story for the Border Patrol, reader suggestions on what to read, and a trip down the Devil’s Highway...
18:36, 05/02/2019

A Summer Camp on the Border, Where the Border Crisis Feels Far Away These teenagers, many the children of migrants, are growing up in the shadow of a national conversation about immigration. They feel the stereotypes. But at camp, “it’s way different.”...
20:24, 08/17/2019

Taylor Swift throws it back to '1989' in swoon-worthy, Christmas-themed 'Lover' video Hours before the "Lover" album is released into the world, Taylor Swift unveiled an eye-popping new video for the romantic title track.        ...
05:48, 08/23/2019

Iron Maiden’s ‘Legacy of the Beast’ tour is ‘the biggest production we’ve ever had’ Playing heavy metal at breakneck speeds and ear-splitting volume is challenging enough. But how about doing it while surrounded by flamethrowers, a swooping fighter jet and a giant, ghoulish mascot na...
21:36, 07/24/2019

Lithuania vote to succeed 'Iron Lady' president goes to runoff A former finance minister and an economist have defeated Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis. The popular President Dalia Grybauskaite has reached the end of Lithuania's term limits....
02:12, 05/13/2019

Bjerregaard aces 17th hole with six-iron at Bethpage Black Dane Lucas Bjerregaard gave the raucous gallery at the par-three 17th hole something to cheer about with a hole-in-one in the final round at the PGA Championship on Sunday....
03:12, 05/20/2019

Robert Downey Jr. talks life after Iron Man, 'Avengers': 'I am not my work' Robert Downey Jr. opened up about life after Iron Man now that he’s finished playing the superhero in Marvel’s Cinematic Universe with “Avengers: Endgame.” ...
18:12, 07/15/2019

Voters to pick successor of Lithuania’s popular ‘Iron Lady’ VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — Nine candidates are vying to become Lithuania’s next president, including a well-known economist, an ex-finance minister and the current prime minister. Term limits req...
09:36, 05/10/2019

Hong Kong’s Retreat Chips Away at Xi Jinping’s Iron Image The suspension of legislation to extradite suspects to China was the biggest political reversal of Xi Jinping’s years in power. Will it undermine his rule?...
15:24, 06/16/2019

Matthew Berry’s Love/Hate for Week 2 with a visit from Iron Man Matthew is in many fantasy leagues, but he's really excited about his newest one. He details this "super" league and offers his usual lineup advice for this week....
03:48, 09/13/2019

‘Game of Thrones’: Who still stands a chance to claim the Iron Throne And then there were some. The multiple deaths in last week’s “Game of Thrones” have leveled the playing field of those in contention for the Iron Throne to a select pool of scrappy individuals. If the...
23:00, 05/16/2019

'Iron Man VR' developers explain the game's free-roaming flight Gamers have been eagerly awaiting Marvel's Iron Man VR game since a hands-on demo was made available in February, and now more details have been revealed about the upcoming title. Developer Camou...
18:00, 07/19/2019

'Starving' fungus of iron may treat drug-resistant infection New research in mice finds that repurposing a drug for blood disorders can lower iron levels and thus starve Candida albicans of its essential nutrient....
14:36, 06/05/2019

Revisiting Jill Johnston’s Critique of Robert Bly and ‘Iron John’ In 1992, Jill Johnston wrote for the Book Review about Robert Bly’s 1990 book “Iron John,” in which he analyzed classic fairy tales and applied them to 20th-century masculinity....
05:24, 08/03/2019

Revisiting Jill Johnston’s Critique of Richard Bly and ‘Iron John’ In 1992, Jill Johnston wrote for the Book Review about Richard Bly’s 1990 book “Iron John,” in which he analyzed classic fairy tales and applied them to 20th-century masculinity....
21:24, 08/02/2019

Army soldier allegedly opened fire in North Carolina home while on active duty, in uniform: police An active-duty soldier was arrested after he allegedly — while wearing his military-issued ballistic gear — shot into a home in North Carolina on Sunday, leaving him injured in the process....
19:36, 06/13/2019

Notting Hill Carnival: Stunning archive pictures show Europe's biggest street party through the years As Notting Hill Carnival rolls into town for another year, stunning archive pictures have been unearthed which show Europe's biggest street party through the years....
10:12, 08/25/2019

Ancient Romans used molten iron to repair streets before Vesuvius erupted Ancient workers used molten iron to repair Pompeii's streets before the historic and devastating eruption of Mount Vesuvius in A.D. 79, a team of archaeologists has discovered....
19:36, 05/15/2019

2,300-Year-Old Bark Shield Showcases a Previously Unknown Iron Age Technology A one-of-a-kind bark shield dating back to the Iron Age has been unearthed in England. Archaeologists have never seen anything like it, describing the artifact as “lost technology.”Read more......
01:36, 05/25/2019

Iron ore mine floods in northeastern China trapping nine workers: media An accident occurred at a newly launched iron ore mine in China's northeastern province of Heilongjiang on Friday morning, leaving nine people trapped underground, Chinese state media reported....
06:48, 05/17/2019

Higher iron levels may protect arteries but raise clot risk A new study links naturally higher iron levels to a reduced risk of clogged arteries but a raised risk of clots related to the slowing of blood flow....
20:36, 07/18/2019

Marvel just revealed how Iron Man’s tragic fate was decided in ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Yes, Tony Stark aka Iron Man died in Avengers: Endgame, marking one of the most heartbreaking moments of the entire film. This shouldn’t be a spoiler anymore given the massive audience the film ...
03:12, 08/13/2019

Robert Mugabe, Zimbabwean Revolutionary Who Later Ruled With an Iron Fist, Dies at 95 Robert Mugabe, the former freedom fighter-turned-wily and ruthless autocrat who ruled the southern African nation of Zimbabwe for 37 years before he was forced out in 2017 following a military takeove...
09:36, 09/06/2019

Watch Alita: Battle Angel's Iron City Get Built From the Ground Up When the actors in Alita: Battle Angel walk through Iron City, they really are walking through Iron City. Director Robert Rodriguez and his team physically built a nearly 10,000 square foot set for th...
01:36, 07/03/2019

Fingerprints of Ancient Masons Reveal Advanced Iron Age Construction Technique Sometimes a discovery really brings the past alive. One such is the recent discovery of 3000-year old fingerprints that have been found in the United Arab Emirates.  ...
01:00, 05/30/2019

Iron Man Had an Alternate Post-Credits Scene Where Nick Fury Referenced the X-Men Iron Man’s post-credits scene was a game-changing moment in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, because it was the very thing that established the MCU in the first place. However, as revealed by Marvel Stu...
00:48, 09/15/2019

Game of Thrones finale: who will sit on the Iron Throne? Follow the action – live WARNING: THERE WILL BE SPOILERSWill Daenerys, Jon Snow, Arya Stark and Tyrion make it out alive? Join us as the biggest show on Earth bows out in season 8 episode 6 1.46am BST OK, so here’s my Euron G...
03:00, 05/20/2019

An Officer and a Spy review – Polanski's iron-heeled inquest into 1890s antisemitism Could the controversial director be drawing personal parallels with this solid account of the Dreyfus affair, about a falsely accused French-Jewish army captain? Alfred Dreyfus was a Jewish captain in...
21:48, 08/30/2019

'Apex Legends' Iron Crown event goes live with solo mode Apex Legends fans have two weeks to take part in new challenges, including venturing out to King's Canyon on their own. The Iron Collection Crown event and temporary Solos mode has gone live, wit...
17:24, 08/14/2019

A Player Recreated The Iron Man Vs. Captain America Fight Scene In Dreams The early access Dreams Creator has been out for a few weeks and that seems to have been enough time to let players start creating some really cool stuff. For example, a wonderful recreation of the fa...
23:12, 05/05/2019

Huami Amazfit GTR targets Apple Watch with 74-day battery and Iron Man model Chasing the premium smartwatch segment, Huawei-owned Huami is offering two different Amazfit GTR watch sizes, including one with crazy battery life.Read More...
17:24, 07/16/2019

The Gundestrup Cauldron: Largest and Most Exquisite Iron Age Silver Work in Europe The Gundestrup Cauldron is an ancient silver vessel that was discovered in a peat bog in Denmark. This cauldron is notable for being the largest known piece of European Iron Age silver work. Thus, muc...
21:48, 07/25/2019

Man awaits sentencing in 2017 Iron Horse Park shooting death TUCSON – A man convicted for murdering a 53-year-old man in 2017 is expected to be sentenced Tuesday. On May 23, Daren Encinas-Pablo was found guilty in the robbery and shooting that left Nicholas Enc...
20:24, 07/16/2019

You Won't Need a Loan From The Iron Bank To Afford Game of Thrones Catan Today If you’re getting bored of trading wheat and sheep back and forth, Game of Thrones Catan is a completely new take on the classic party game:...
16:48, 05/10/2019

Video: Car Crosses Huge Ditch On Iron Rods In Himachal Pradesh A man is seen taking a big risk and driving his car on iron poles on a broken road in dramatic visuals that have emerged from Himachal Pradesh's Chamba....
16:36, 08/26/2019

‘Game of Thrones’: Joe Dempsie on Gendry, Arya and His Shot at the Iron Throne The actor discussed this week’s promotion and proposal, and why it was strange to shoot a sex scene “with someone you’ve known since they were so young.”...
21:48, 05/08/2019

Lady Gaga opened the Met Gala by changing out of a giant pink dress down to a bra and tights, wearing a total of 4 outfits on the red carpet AP Lady Gaga showed up to the Met Gala wearing a giant hot pink dress. She then unveiled three more outfits underneath. The looks included a large black dress, a tight hot pink number, and a sparkl...
06:00, 05/08/2019

Opinion: How Kevin Durant's injury, Golden State opened door to wild West free agency LeBron James, Anthony Davis and the Lakers vs. Kawhi Leonard, Paul George and the Clippers in a made-for-Hollywood rivalry. Pass the popcorn, please.       ...
05:00, 07/07/2019

Hamilton fastest in first Austrian GP practice "Formula One leader Lewis Hamilton lapped fastest in first practice for the Austrian Grand Prix on Friday with Ferrari\u0027s Sebastian Vettel splitting the two Mercedes at the top of the timesheets."...
17:12, 06/28/2019

F1: Austrian Grand Prix – live! Updates from Spielberg, race begins at 2.10pm (BST)Christian Horner: ‘The F1 product needs addressing’Feel free to email Niall or tweet @niallmcveigh 2.04pm BST Just to clear up some grid-based confus...
15:12, 06/30/2019

| 'Why would someone steal a cowbell?' Austrian police ask Austrian police are looking for thieves who stole bells from cows grazing in three pastures in the west of the alpine country, a spokesman said Monday....
13:24, 08/27/2019

Far-right to vote against Austrian leader in parliament BERLIN (AP) — Austria’s far-right Freedom Party plans to back a no-confidence vote against the country’s chancellor, Sebastian Kurz, following their coalition break over a video scandal. F...
11:24, 05/27/2019

Gasly "disappointed with myself" for performance in Austrian GP Q3 Red Bull Formula 1 driver Pierre Gasly says he is "disappointed" with himself after making an error on his final run in Austrian Grand Prix qualifying...
22:24, 06/29/2019

Here's Why F1 Took Three Hours to Decide Whether Max Verstappen Would Keep His Austrian GP Win For the past three Formula One race weekends, the talk after the grand prix has been more about the stewards than the racing itself—something any viewer, no matter the sport, knows is a miserable outc...
19:48, 07/01/2019

My Europe: A culture war in Austrian classrooms Austria has made it illegal for girls to wear Muslim headscarves in primary school, even though the law is needless. This shows how cleverly the right-wing government steers public discourse, says Nor...
18:00, 05/18/2019

Why Red Bull's pre-Austrian GP update was so "crucial" Red Bull's form was transformed by changes to its Formula 1 car and Honda's engine that meant it "all came together" ahead of the Austrian Grand Prix...
01:00, 08/22/2019

Iron-Rich Diet: Make This Palak (Spinach) Paratha for A Nutritional Meal Palak paratha is all you need to treat yourself and your family to a full-of-health meal for breakfast. This iron-rich food is brimming with health benefiting properties....
11:24, 09/02/2019

Happy 130th birthday, Eiffel Tower: Laser show for Iron Lady PARIS (AP) — Paris is wishing the Eiffel Tower a happy birthday with an elaborate laser show retracing the monument’s 130-year history. First, the monument invited 1,300 children to a giant R...
15:12, 05/15/2019

‘Game of Thrones’ episode 4 recap: Cersei battles Dany for Iron Throne A dramatic ambush at sea by Euron Greyjoy (Pilou Asbaek) and his fleet upon Daenerys (Emilia Clarke) and hers as they sailed toward Kings Landing was the climax of Season 8, Episode 4 of “Game o...
07:36, 05/06/2019

Wednesday's Best Deals: Cuisinart Cast Iron Gold Box, Pyrex, Sphero R2-D2, Adidas, and More A game console coffee table book sale, Hulu subscription, Perry Ellis, and Borderlands 3 pre-order bonus lead off Wednesday’s best deals from around the web....
19:00, 08/28/2019

China iron ore imports fall to 18-month low in April as Brazil shipments slide China's iron ore imports in April fell to the lowest level in 18 months as poor weather in Brazil, the country's second-biggest supplier, disrupted shipments and some production by miner Vale SA was h...
09:12, 05/08/2019

Siberian Nomads Practiced High Tech Iron Smelting Much Earlier Than Thought Tomsk State University archaeologists have obtained radiocarbon dating of the Kosh-Agach type iron-smelting furnaces found in the Altai Mountains ...
03:12, 09/12/2019

Bengal Serial Killer Murdered 5 Women With Cycle Chain, Iron Rod: Police An alleged serial killer, who targeted middle-aged women when they were alone at home, has been arrested in Bengal's East Burdwan district, the police said Tuesday....
09:24, 06/04/2019

How Iron Man’s Legacy — and BARF Technology — Plays a Major Role in Spider-Man: Far From Home Iron Man haunts Spider-Man: Far From Home. The movie begins with a haphazardly constructed in memoriam for Tony Stark and the other fallen Avengers that plays at Peter Parker’s high school. Iron...
13:00, 07/02/2019

‘Game of Thrones’ finale script explains why Drogon burned the Iron Throne It’s been a few weeks since Game of Thrones ended, and many fans are still fuming. Season 8 was maybe the most anticipated final season of a TV series in history, but it turned out to be a massi...
04:12, 08/02/2019

An Australian Farmer Found an Orthopedic Plate Inside a Crocodile’s Stomach. Police Have Now Reportedly Opened a Missing Person’s Investigation (CANBERRA, Australia) — An Australian crocodile farmer who found an orthopedic plate inside a croc’s stomach said Thursday that he had been told the surgical device was from a person’...
03:24, 08/02/2019

New Austrian chancellor sworn in with interim government BERLIN (AP) — Brigitte Bierlein, until now the head of Austria’s top court, has been sworn in as the country’s new chancellor at the head of an interim government that will serve until aft...
13:12, 06/03/2019

Austrian state plans 'Ten Commandments' for refugees Refugees in Lower Austria are to be issued with "Ten Commandments of Immigration" by regional authorities. Included in the edicts is a requirement for migrants to show gratitude to Austria....
11:48, 05/13/2019

A 100-Year Austrian Bond at 1.2%. What Fresh Madness Is This? Austria is thinking about a repeat of its 100-year issue, after the success of its 2117 offer. The desperate hunt for yield is taking ever stranger turns....
15:00, 06/25/2019

Horner: Verstappen Austrian GP penalty would've been incomprehensible Red Bull team boss Christian Horner says it would have been "incomprehensible" for the FIA to punish Max Verstappen for his Austrian Grand Prix clash with Charles Leclerc...
11:00, 07/01/2019

| Leclerc on pole for Austrian GP, Hamilton hit by penalty Charles Leclerc claimed pole position for Ferrari in Sunday's Austrian Grand Prix with a track record lap as Lewis Hamilton was hit with a grid penalty....
18:00, 06/30/2019

Ferrari to bring more F1 performance upgrades to Austrian GP Ferrari will bring more developments to the Austrian Grand Prix in a bid to get more answers about its Formula 1 car's performance, after previous upgrades under-delivered...
14:48, 06/26/2019

Austrian leader: EU needs new treaty to enforce its rules BERLIN (AP) — Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz says the European Union needs a new treaty that would ensure punishment for countries that break its rules. Kurz made his call in an op-ed Friday for G...
18:00, 05/17/2019

| Hamilton hit by 3-place grid penalty for Austrian GP Lewis Hamilton was hit by a three-place penalty for the Austrian Grand Prix which demoted the Mercedes driver from second to fifth on the grid for Sunday's race....
19:48, 06/29/2019

Austrian Leader Ousted After Coalition's Collapse Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz, one of Europe’s most popular conservatives, was ousted by a confidence vote following a secret-tape scandal that drove his nationalist coalition partner from power....
23:24, 05/27/2019

Verstappen was pessimistic about Austrian GP qualifying pre-weekend Max Verstappen says the performance of Red Bull's Formula 1 package in Austrian Grand Prix qualifying was surprising as he was not looking forward to the session before the weekend...
18:12, 06/29/2019

Leclerc: Verstappen Austrian GP pass "not the way you overtake" Charles Leclerc says Max Verstappen's controversial move to win the 2019 Austrian Grand Prix is "not the way you overtake" after their wheel-to-wheel Formula 1 battle ended in contact...
18:12, 06/30/2019

Austrian parliament votes to ban glyphosate weedkiller Austria is set to become the first EU country to completely ban weedkiller glyphosate, originally developed by Monsanto and marketed under the name Roundup. The ban could clash with the EU law....
07:48, 07/03/2019

Austrian People's party promises to ban far-right Identitarians Centre-right MPs say the policy must be part of any coalition agreement after September’s electionsAustria’s centre-right People’s party has said it will insist on the banning of the far-right Identit...
08:48, 08/19/2019

| Verstappen wins Austrian GP as stewards investigate Max Verstappen won the Austrian GP after overtaking Charles Leclerc's Ferrari in the closing laps with the stewards announcing an inquiry into the manoeuvre....
18:00, 06/30/2019

Austrian government collapses after far-right minister fired Freedom party members quit posts after Herbert Kickl sacked in wake of Ibiza videoAustria’s far-right interior minister, Herbert Kickl, has been fired in the wake of the “Ibiza” corruption scandal tha...
22:24, 05/20/2019

Norris could take "more risk" in Austrian GP Hamilton battle Lando Norris says he could take more risks than Formula 1 title challenger Lewis Hamilton when he went around the outside at the first corner of the Austrian Grand Prix...
20:48, 07/01/2019

Renault F1 to modify its DRS after Austrian GP practice issues Renault will make an overnight modification to its DRS mechanism after an unusual oscillation was seen on the flaps of both its Formula 1 cars in Austrian Grand Prix practice...
23:00, 06/28/2019

Austrian far-right sticks by 'population exchange' rhetoric The head of Austria's far-right Freedom Party stuck to his guns on Wednesday over a racially charged claim that Austrians risk becoming a minority in their own country, straining relations in the ruli...
14:36, 05/01/2019

Austrian great Hirscher announces retirement Austria's Marcel Hirscher, one of the greatest ever Alpine skiers who won a record eighth consecutive overall World Cup title this year, announced his retirement on Wednesday, confirming what had beco...
21:36, 09/04/2019

Austrian President Calls for Elections in September Alexander Van der Bellen said continuity was essential after the far-right vice chancellor resigned over a video showing him promising favors to a woman who claimed ties to a Russian oligarch....
17:48, 05/19/2019

Hamilton leads Vettel in 1st practice for Austrian GP Lewis Hamilton has posted the fastest time in the first practice session for the Austrian Grand Prix, a few hours after teams voted against a mid-season switch of tires to break Mercedes' dominan...
16:48, 06/28/2019

Austrian Chancellor loses confidence vote Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz and his government have lost a no-confidence vote following a corruption scandal prompted by a secretly-filmed video....
20:00, 05/27/2019

Hungary’s unexpected oil bonanza Hungarian-US companies Horizon Energy and TDE Services have made the largest oil field discovery in Hungary in the last 30 years. The finds provide a timely boost as Budapest weighs its energy options...
14:48, 07/26/2019

Hungary's youth look to an EU future For at least one group of young Hungarians, the EU is not a burden: It's the future. The Momentum party rejects the anti-EU rhetoric of Prime Minister Viktor Orban. It is campaigning for European elec...
11:48, 05/13/2019

Trump order for federal purchases of iron and steel may come too late to lift U.S. metals producers Trump's efforts to shore up U.S. steel industry have widened the gap between companies, such as U.S. Steel, that use costly legacy blast furnaces, and companies, such as Nucor, that use cheaper, more ...
23:12, 07/15/2019

Monday's Best Deals: Osprey Hiking Gear, Cuisinart Cast Iron Cookware, Roomba, and More An Osprey hiking gear gold box, an Alexa-compatible Roomba, and a Cuisinart cast iron cookware gold box lead off Monday’s best deals from around the web.Read more......
16:48, 07/08/2019

A deleted version of Nick Fury's big Iron Man speech namechecked mutants and "radioactive bug bites" Nick Fury’s big theater kid moment at the end of the original Iron Man—we like to imagine him testing out all the various shadows in Tony Stark’s apartment to lurk in, the better to make stepping out ...
10:48, 09/15/2019

Heartwarming: Stan Lee Is Set To Make His Final Marvel Movie Cameo In ‘Avengers: Endgame’ As Iron Man Marvel fans were heartbroken last year when Stan Lee passed away at 95, but thanks to the people at Disney, fans are going to get to see the legendary comic book writer one last time. Stan Lee is set ...
13:00, 05/02/2019

Massive ‘Game of Thrones leak tells us who lives, who dies, and who takes the Iron Throne The Game of Thrones finale is almost upon us, as a single episode remains in the incredibly disappointing season 8. Fans had such great expectations for this final season, but the show came nowhere cl...
21:00, 05/13/2019

Ruin the magic of Marvel by watching Iron Man's climactic snap against a boring green screen Movie magic’s one thing, but the MCU’s a whole other beast. That much is evident in the climactic battle of Avengers: Endgame, when the film gathers just about every single character, from The Hulk to...
05:12, 06/22/2019

Army finalizes deal to bring Israel's Iron Dome to the US to test it against cruise missiles The U.S. Army has finalized a deal to bring Israel's famed Iron Dome defense system to the United States to help protect against cruise missile threats....
02:12, 08/15/2019

'Something worth saving': Historic Ebony photo archive to be auctioned off to pay creditors The collection of more than 4 million images and thousands of hours of video and audio chronicle 7 decades of black life in America.       ...
16:48, 07/15/2019

Austrian politician "ashamed" of behavior caught on video Heinz-Christian Strache, who resigned as Austria's vice chancellor and the leader of the far-right Freedom Party over an influence-peddling video, says he's ashamed of his behavior....
14:48, 05/24/2019

Factbox: Five facts about designated Austrian FPO leader Hofer Norbert Hofer, proposed to replace scandal-tainted Heinz-Christian Strache as leader of Austria's Freedom Party, is the country's transport minister who nearly became western Europe's first far-right ...
13:48, 05/18/2019

Austrian Social Democrats say they will vote against Kurz in parliament Austria's opposition Social Democrats will submit a parliamentary motion of no-confidence on Monday against Chancellor Sebastian Kurz and his government, the party's leader Pamela Rendi-Wagner told br...
00:36, 05/27/2019

Austrian national bank cuts Q2 growth forecast to 0.3 pct Austria's national bank on Tuesday lowered its second-quarter growth forecast for the country by 0.1 percentage points to a quarterly rate of 0.3% in real terms....
10:36, 05/21/2019

Austrian chancellor to meet with Freedom Party chief Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz will meet with Vice-Chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache at 1100 local time to discuss his future, news agency APA said citing sources....
13:48, 05/18/2019

Austrian chancellor set to face confidence vote next week BERLIN (AP) — Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz is expected to face a no-confidence vote in parliament next week after his governing coalition collapsed over a corruption scandal. Speaker Wolfgang So...
13:24, 05/21/2019

Disgraced ex-leader of Austrian far right turns down EU Parliament seat Austrian far-right veteran Heinz-Christian Strache, who quit as deputy head of the coalition government over a video sting, said on Monday he would not take up a European Parliament seat, forgoing a m...
10:12, 06/17/2019

Austrian chancellor proposes far-right interior minister be sacked Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz proposed on Monday that far-right Interior Minister Herbert Kickl be sacked in the wake of a scandal that forced the leader of Kickl's Freedom Party to step down....
20:36, 05/20/2019

Austrian firm to bring 1198bhp plug-in hybrid GT to UK Revived Austro Daimler brand's Bergmeister ADR 630 Shooting Grand is a 200mph hybrid that uses an AMG straight-six Newly revived Austrian car maker Austro Daimler will make its UK debut in September ...
14:24, 07/24/2019

Austrian cabinet fractures as Kurz ousts far-right minister Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz proposed on Monday sacking his interior minister, escalating a battle triggered when a video sting took down the longtime leader of his far-right coalition partners....
20:36, 05/20/2019

Austrian far right crashes out of government as president backs Kurz The far-right Freedom Party (FPO) quit Austria's coalition government on Tuesday after the president sided with Chancellor Sebastian Kurz and sacked the hardline FPO interior minister, paving the way ...
19:24, 05/21/2019

Lorenzo to miss Czech and Austrian MotoGP rounds Jorge Lorenzo will miss the Czech and Austrian MotoGP races as the Spanish rider continues his recovery from fractured vertebrae, his Honda team said on Wednesday....
16:24, 07/24/2019

Ukrainian tycoon can be extradited to US, Austrian court rules Dmytro Firtash, confidant of ousted Ukrainian president, faces bribery-related chargesAustria’s highest court has upheld a decision making it possible to extradite Dmytro Firtash, a Ukrainian tycoon f...
19:48, 06/25/2019

Austrian president eyes September as best time for new vote FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Austria’s president says the first few days of September would be the best time to hold an early election after a covert video scandal shook up the country’s poli...
13:48, 05/19/2019

Austrian prosecutors investigating ex-leader of far right over sting video Austrian prosecutors said on Thursday they are investigating former far-right leader Heinz-Christian Strache and others on suspicion of breach of trust in connection with a sting video that forced Str...
19:12, 06/13/2019

As Europe Votes, Moderates See a Lesson in Austrian Scandal The intrigue that split up Austria’s coalition government has already grown into a cautionary tale told by political moderates about the risks of associating with ascendant far-right parties....
16:12, 05/25/2019

Ricciardo: Renault's F1 form doesn't add up after Austrian GP woes Renault driver Daniel Ricciardo admits his team's current form in Formula 1 "doesn't add up", after the manufacturer failed to score points in the Austrian Grand Prix...
18:48, 07/03/2019

Austrian government on verge of collapse as EU election looms Chancellor Sebastian Kurz is to nominate a caretaker government. He faces a vote of no-confidence in the wake of a scandal that saw the wholesale removal of coalition party politicians....
20:36, 05/21/2019

Austrian Doctor Suspected Of Abusing More Than 90 Boys: Officials A doctor in northern Austria faces trial for having allegedly abused at least 95 boys he was treating over more than 15 years, prosecutors said Tuesday....
14:36, 07/23/2019

Austrian president formally dismisses Kurz’s government VIENNA (AP) — Austria’s president has formally dissolved the country’s government the day after Chancellor Sebastian Kurz lost a no-confidence vote in parliament. President Alexander Van d...
14:00, 05/28/2019

Albon takes second new Honda F1 engine in two days at Austrian GP Toro Rosso Formula 1 driver Alex Albon has moved onto his second new Honda engine in two days ahead of final practice and qualifying for the Austrian Grand Prix...
12:12, 06/29/2019

Video scandal rocks Austrian governing coalition Austria's vice chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache is expected to make a statement about his political future after two German newspapers published footage of him apparently offering lucrative governme...
12:48, 05/18/2019

Austrian GP: Leclerc emerges top as Bottas and Verstappen crash in P2 "Charles Leclerc finished fastest after a dramatic second practice session that saw both Valtteri Bottas and Max Verstappen crash ahead of the Austrian GP."...
01:12, 06/29/2019

Sainz apologised to McLaren for being "rude" before Austrian GP charge Carlos Sainz says his apologised to his McLaren team for being in a "bad mood" and "rude", before he drove from 19th to eighth in the Austrian Grand Prix...
09:24, 07/02/2019

Bottas prefers punishing tracks despite 25G F1 Austrian GP crash Mercedes's Valtteri Bottas says he prefers circuits that penalise mistakes following his 25G accident during second practice for Formula 1's Austrian Grand Prix...
23:00, 06/28/2019

F3: Jehan Daruvala Concludes Austrian GP With A Podium Finish India's Jehan Daruvala continued to claim the podium in the latest round of the FIA Formula 3 Championship. The Prema Racing driver finished second in the second race of Round 3 in Austria at the Red....
18:24, 07/01/2019

Austrian Muslims to challenge school headscarf ban in court The organization representing Austria's Muslims said on Thursday it would ask the Constitutional Court to reverse a ban on headscarves in primary schools a day after it was passed in parliament....
20:48, 05/16/2019

Austrian fifth seed Thiem suffers Querrey defeat The exodus of men's seeds continued at Wimbledon on Tuesday as Austrian Dominic Thiem exited in the first round for the third time in six visits, beaten by American Sam Querrey....
18:36, 07/02/2019

Austrian construction group Porr hit by cyber attack Austrian construction company Porr detected a cyber attack on its communication infrastructure on Thursday and its telephone lines and emails were disrupted, the company said....
16:36, 05/02/2019

The Austrian football stadium with a forest on the pitch – in pictures ‘For Forest – The Unending Attraction of Nature’ by Klaus Littmann has transformed the Wörthersee Stadium in Klagenfurt into Austria’s largest public art installation Continue reading......
14:24, 09/06/2019

Bottas, Verstappen crashes overshadow Austrian GP practice SPIELBERG, Austria (AP) — Valtteri Bottas and Max Verstappen both crashed Friday during the second practice session ahead of the Austrian Grand Prix. Bottas slammed his Mercedes into the barriers afte...
17:36, 06/28/2019

Austrian lawmakers approve elementary school headscarf ban BERLIN (AP) — Austrian lawmakers have approved plans to ban girls in elementary schools from wearing headscarves, a move that would add to existing restrictions on veils. The Austria Press Agency repo...
10:24, 05/16/2019

Hulkenberg set for Austrian GP grid penalty for F1 engine change Nico Hulkenberg is set to receive a five-place grid penalty for the Austrian Grand Prix after Renault opted to give him a new B-Spec Formula 1 engine for Saturday...
12:12, 06/29/2019

Austrian parliament backs EU's first total ban of weedkiller glyphosate Austria's lower house of parliament passed a bill on Tuesday banning all uses of the weedkiller glyphosate, the first time a European Union country has taken such strong action against the chemical o...
21:00, 07/02/2019

Austrian politician arrested after firing pistol from balcony An Austrian police tactical unit was deployed after a 57-year-old local politician fired indiscriminately from his balcony. No one was injured, and the populist Freedom Party of Austria suspended the ...
01:00, 07/13/2019

Austrian far-right party likely to back motion to oust chancellor Sebastian Kurz faces no-confidence vote after his party tops EU election polls despite video-sting scandalAustrian politicians are likely to sack the chancellor, Sebastian Kurz, in a no-confidence vot...
12:00, 05/27/2019

FIA explains why Verstappen/Leclerc Austrian GP decision took so long The long wait to learn whether Max Verstappen had kept his Austrian Grand Prix victory was a result of various influencing factors, says FIA Formula 1 race director Michael Masi...
02:36, 07/01/2019

F1: Verstrappen Edges Leclerc To Win Dramatic Austrian GP; First Win For Honda In a thrilling finish to the 2019 Formula 1 Austrian Grand Prix, Red Bull Racing's Max Verstappen took a spectacular win as he passed Ferrari's Charles Leclerc in a battle during the closing stages......
22:48, 06/30/2019

Verstappen wins Austrian GP to end Mercedes’ unbeaten streak SPIELBERG, Austria (AP) — Max Verstappen won the Austrian Grand Prix for a second straight year on Sunday as Red Bull ended Mercedes’ unbeaten streak this season. The Dutchman recovered from a p...
18:00, 06/30/2019

Austrian parliament topples Chancellor Sebastian Kurz Austrian lawmakers have voted for a motion of no confidence in the government of Chancellor Sebastian Kurz. The vote was called by parties on the left, and supported by Kurz’s former far-right coaliti...
22:12, 05/27/2019

Austrian GP: Verstappen defeats Leclerc after remarkable recovery Red Bull driver Max Verstappen passed Charles Leclerc in a thrilling finish to the Austrian Grand Prix to give Honda its first win since returning to Formula 1...
17:00, 06/30/2019

Austrian prosecutors see little basis for case against Airbus: report Austrian prosecutors believe there is little basis for their fraud investigation into the Eurofighter consortium's $2 billion deal in 2003 to sell jets to the Austrian government, two media reported o...
13:36, 05/16/2019

Austrian Athlete Freed By Kidnapper After Complimenting His Orchids A young Austrian triathlete kidnapped while riding her bike talked her way to freedom by complimenting her captor's orchids, a police source said Saturday, confirming press reports....
02:36, 07/28/2019

Honda boss Tanabe had "no idea" what to do for Austrian GP F1 podium Honda technical director Toyoharu Tanabe was late onto the Austrian Grand Prix podium because he had "no idea" what to do after his company's first Formula 1 win since 2006...
20:48, 07/01/2019

Report: Austrian politician offered contracts for support Two German newspapers are reporting the leader of Austria’s far-right Freedom Party offered government contracts in return for support from a potential Russian donor shortly before parliamentary elect...
20:36, 05/17/2019

FIA penalty application puts Hamilton fourth for F1 Austrian GP The FIA has confirmed that Lewis Hamilton will start fourth on the grid for the Austrian Grand Prix as a result of his penalty for impeding Kimi Raikkonen in qualifying...
22:24, 06/29/2019

Trump Says Hungary’s Prime Minister Is ‘Probably Like Me’ President Trump met at the White House on Monday with Viktor Orban, the prime minister of Hungary and one of Europe’s leading nationalists. He offered praise for Mr. Orban’s immigration policies....
23:24, 05/13/2019

Hamilton fastest overall on damp day in Hungary Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton lapped fastest overall for Mercedes in Hungarian Grand Prix practice on Friday as rain limited meaningful track action in the afternoon....
01:00, 08/03/2019

Portland Timbers fans plan protest after MLS bans supporters for waving Iron Front flag Portland Timbers supporters plan to protest after multiple fans received three-game bans for flying flags bearing Iron Front imagery during a match last weekend, the supporters group said Thursday....
06:48, 09/07/2019

From Iron Lady to lame duck: Hong Kong leader's departure seen as mere matter of time Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam's apologies and explanations for a doomed extradition bill have failed to quell political tension and her departure is now seen by many in the Chinese-ruled city as merely ...
09:00, 07/10/2019

Charlotte Church faces probe over claims she has opened an 'illegal' home school Charlotte Church is being investigated over claims she is illegally running a school at her home without planning permission, Welsh authorities have confirmed....
17:12, 09/12/2019

Nora Quoirin latest: Villa window mechanism 'broken and it could have been opened from outside' says ex-policeman A former police officer advising Nora Quoirin's family said the window mechanism of their holiday villa in Malaysia was broken and it "could have been opened from outside."...
16:24, 08/16/2019

Hamilton given Austrian GP grid drop for Raikkonen qualifying block Formula 1 world championship leader Lewis Hamilton has been demoted from the front row of the Austrian Grand Prix grid after incurring a penalty for impeding Kimi Raikkonen in qualifying...
22:24, 06/29/2019

Austrian court clears way for U.S. extradition of Ukrainian tycoon Firtash Austria's Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld a decision granting a request by the United States to extradite Ukrainian tycoon Dmytro Firtash, paving the way for him to face trial there over bribery alleg...
14:00, 06/25/2019

Wolff accepts Hamilton Austrian GP penalty, but driver not to blame Mercedes Formula 1 team boss Toto Wolff says Lewis Hamilton's grid penalty for the Austrian Grand Prix was "clear" even though blocking Kimi Raikkonen was "not the driver's fault"...
22:24, 06/29/2019

Tourist douses fire in Austrian church with holy water Vienna's famous Dominican Church was saved from possible disaster after a tourist spotted two confessional boxes on fire and doused the flames with holy water....
20:00, 06/19/2019

Austrian EU vote helps Kurz in fight to keep job, projection suggests Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz got a boost in his fight to keep his job on Sunday with a projection showing his conservative party coming a clear first in the European Parliament election despite ...
20:24, 05/26/2019

Austrian doctor sues US for blocking patients’ abortion drugs BOISE, Idaho — An Austrian doctor who prescribes abortion drugs to patients around the world is suing the United States for allegedly blocking her American patients from getting abortions by seizing t...
17:48, 09/10/2019

The World’s Oldest Talking Vagina is Discovered…in an Austrian Abbey! The Vagina Monologues is a play written by Eve Ensler which featured on an Off-Broadway run in 1996 at Westside Theatre exploring consensual and nonconsensual sex, body image, genital mutilation, and ...
21:48, 07/28/2019

Austrian vice chancellor steps down over video as coalition teeters Austria's vice chancellor and longtime far-right leader, Heinz-Christian Strache, said on Saturday he was stepping down over video footage that threatened to bring down the right-wing coalition govern...
15:48, 05/18/2019

Austrian vice chancellor quits over video as coalition teeters Austria's vice chancellor and longtime far-right leader, Heinz-Christian Strache, said on Saturday he was stepping down over video footage that threatened to bring down the right-wing coalition govern...
13:48, 05/18/2019

Austrian far-right leader quits over video sting as coalition teeters Austria's vice chancellor and longtime far-right leader, Heinz-Christian Strache, said on Saturday he was stepping down over "catastrophic" video footage of him that threatened to bring down the right...
14:48, 05/18/2019

F1: Max Verstappen and Red Bull end Mercedes dominance in Austrian Grand Prix After months of Mercedes dominance, Max Verstappen emerged victorious in Red Bull’s native Austria, ahead of Charles Leclerc and Valterri Bottas. Germany's Sebastian Vettel finished fourth....
12:36, 07/03/2019

Max Verstappen claims Austrian F1 GP from Charles Leclerc with late pass • Red Bull driver has poor start but overtakes with two laps to go• Bottas third, Vettel fourth, Hamilton fifth• Reaction as stewards look into Verstappen passMax Verstappen won the Austrian Grand Pri...
17:24, 06/30/2019

Austrian vice-chancellor resigns over secret video footage Far-right Strache appears to offer public contracts in return for campaign helpAustria’s vice-chancellor has resigned after a video appeared to show the far-right politician promising public contracts...
13:48, 05/18/2019

Verstappen wins Austrian GP to end Mercedes' unbeaten streak Max Verstappen won the Austrian Grand Prix for a second straight year on Sunday as Red Bull ended Mercedes' unbeaten streak this season        ...
18:00, 06/30/2019

Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz ousted in no-confidence vote The 32-year-old’s fall came after scandal engulfed his onetime coalition partner, the far-right Freedom Party. But his exile from the nation’s most powerful office may be temporary....
19:24, 05/27/2019

Austrian chancellor rules out keeping far-right leader in government: source Austria's conservative Chancellor Sebastian Kurz is now ruling out continuing to work with Vice Chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache of the far-right Freedom Party, a coalition source said on Saturday....
13:48, 05/18/2019

Vettel ninth after Ferrari engine problem in Austrian GP qualifying Sebastian Vettel will start the Austrian Grand Prix ninth after an engine-related problem stopped him from setting a lap time in the final part of Formula 1 qualifying...
18:12, 06/29/2019

Austrian GP qualifying: Leclerc beats Hamilton to pole with lap record Charles Leclerc claimed his second Formula 1 pole position by topping Austrian Grand Prix qualifying for Ferrari, while team-mate Sebastian Vettel was hit by a mechanical problem in Q3...
18:12, 06/29/2019

Austrian President Calls For September Poll In Wake Of Scandal Austria's President Alexander Van der Bellen on Sunday called for fresh elections in September after a corruption scandal embroiling the far-right brought down the coalition government in spectacular....
05:00, 05/20/2019

Bottas back to old-spec Mercedes F1 engine in Austrian GP practice Mercedes faced fresh drama with its latest specification engine in Austrian Grand Prix Friday practice when Valtteri Bottas was forced to switch back to an old power unit...
12:24, 06/28/2019

Austrian president names Brigitte Bierlein interim chancellor President Van der Bellen has named Brigitte Bierlein interim chancellor to take over for the outgoing Sebastian Kurz. The first woman to hold the office, Bierlein will serve as chancellor until electi...
00:48, 05/31/2019

Europe's centrists draw on Austrian scandal to issue far-right warning Mainstream parties hope voters will shun populists in wake of ‘politicians for sale’ revelationPoliticians from mainstream parties across Europe have called on voters to shun the far right in this wee...
12:12, 05/20/2019

Austrian GP: Ferrari's Leclerc tops FP2 as Bottas, Verstappen crash Charles Leclerc topped a stop-start second Formula 1 free practice for the Austrian Grand Prix, which was interrupted by two red flags caused by Max Verstappen and Valtteri Bottas crashing...
23:00, 06/28/2019

European mainstream politicians see hope in downfall of Austrian far right leader Politicians from Europe's mainstream parties called on voters to stand against the far right, after a video sting brought down the leader of Austria's Freedom Party, hurting the momentum of nationalis...
17:36, 05/19/2019

Austrian president says snap election needed, details open Austrian president Alexander Van der Bellen on Saturday said a snap election was necessary after the leader of the far-right Freedom Party stepped down as vice chancellor....
23:00, 05/18/2019

Austrian chancellor, president to discuss election after far-right video scandal Austria's chancellor and president will discuss a date on Sunday for an early parliamentary election and the makeup of a caretaker government, after a video sting brought down the leader of the far-ri...
12:12, 05/19/2019

Austrian government collapses as far right leader caught in video sting Austria raced on Saturday toward a snap election as Chancellor Sebastian Kurz pulled the plug on his coalition with the far right after its leader was caught on video offering to fix state contracts w...
23:00, 05/18/2019

Austrian Social Democrats' leader says won't oppose snap election The leader of Austria's opposition Social Democrats, Pamela Rendi-Wagner, will not oppose a snap election if a bill proposing one is put to parliament, she told national broadcaster ORF on Saturday....
23:00, 05/18/2019

Leclerc happy to race how Verstappen won Austrian Grand Prix Charles Leclerc says he is happy to race aggressively like how Max Verstappen won the Austrian Grand Prix if their controversial incident is consistently viewed as acceptable in Formula 1...
21:12, 07/11/2019

Hungary’s Orban points to EU ‘enlargement fatigue’ Hungary’s prime minister says Western countries in the European Union are suffering from “enlargement fatigue” and using newer members as a scapegoat for their problems...
16:00, 09/13/2019

The Latest: Families on way to Hungary after boat accident A South Korean travel agency says 38 relatives of the South Korean tourists who were onboard a sightseeing boat that capsized in Budapest are on their way to the Hungarian capital....
13:24, 05/30/2019

Tension flares between Roma, extremists in Hungary Several hundred radical nationalists, including hard-line extremists, protested in a small town in eastern Hungary on Tuesday against what they call “Roma crime”....
05:24, 05/22/2019

No time to chicken out: Hungary’s opposition gets creative Given just five minutes to present their European Parliament election campaigns on Hungary’s state media, opposition parties have been using their meager opportunities in novel and creative ways...
13:24, 05/22/2019

Coaches descend on Hungary to learn art of fencing "Budding coaches, including an Olympic bronze medallist, come to Hungary to learn the best methods so they can pass on their wisdom to the next generation."...
15:24, 08/30/2019

Hungary PM will look for ways to cooperate with Italy's Salvini Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban said on Thursday he would look for ways to co-operate with Italian Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini because, he said, Europe needs to be governed by leaders o...
18:12, 05/02/2019

Hungary To Make Public Transportation Greener Hungary's public transport systems will offer greener services by switching to non-polluting vehicles, official sources said here on Tuesday. "Regional councils are taking steps to introduce green......
09:48, 07/10/2019

Over 200 questioned over deadly Hungary boat collision BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungarian police say they have questioned 230 people and 66 witnesses over the deadly Danube River boat collision that killed 18 South Korean tourists. They also said Saturday...
12:48, 06/08/2019

Hungary says EU shouldn’t ‘mislead’ Turkey about membership BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungary’s foreign minister says the European Union should stop “misleading” Turkey about its prospects of membership in the bloc and instead offer it a ̶...
13:48, 05/03/2019

Hungary's Orban withdraws support from Weber for top EC job Hungary's ruling Fidesz party no longer supports Manfred Weber, the center-right's lead candidate, to be the next President of the European Commission, Prime Minister Viktor Orban said on Monday....
17:12, 05/06/2019