Jonathan Tomberlin

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The Forgotten Law That Gave Police Nearly Unlimited Power

In 1949 Los Angeles, a police officer arrested Isidore Edelman as he spoke from a park bench in Pershing Square. Twenty years later, an officer in …

Civil Rights

10 Sandwiches You Should Definitely Try Before You Die

The best sandwiches don't necessarily have lines around the block. There are best-kept secrets from coast to coast. These are 10 sandwiches you probably never heard of, should make a trip for, snap an Instagram of and eat at least once in your life.<p>Just like our tastes vary, so do our criteria for …

This Couple's Blizzard Engagement Photos Will Warm You From The Inside Out

The cold never bothered them anyway.<p>While most people were hunkering down in anticipation of winter storm Jonas, one engaged couple wholeheartedly embraced the snowy weather.<p>Felicia Sam and David Nartey always wanted to do a photo shoot in the snow, so they called up their wedding photographer and …

Tea partyers love the Constitution so much — they want to blow it up

Sometimes I think tea partyers are in an emotionally abusive relationship with the Constitution.<p>One day, they proclaim its inerrancy and say it must be loved, honored and obeyed in all its original perfection. The next day, they call for a constitutional convention, arguing that it’s broken, …

Finding Strength in a Special Needs Marriage

It was a breezy, warm Florida afternoon when we recited our vows. My hair fell into unkempt bundles grazing over my eyelids. Everything happened fast; the music, the swaying of palms above, my wind-blown walk down the aisle, the muted preacher's words--the details blurred like a watercolor, painted …

An Interview with Sports Photographer Brad Mangin

Brad Mangin is a freelance sports photographer based in the San Francisco Bay Area. He regularly shoots for <i>Sports Illustrated</i> and Major League …

San Francisco

This Is the Space Weather New Horizons Had to Fly Through to Get To Pluto—And It's Very Strange

New Horizons returned some amazingly detailed shots and data of Pluto over the course of its mission—but just what did it have to fly through to get …

111 EPIC Gift Ideas For Photographers

Improve your enjoyment of Photography with our gift guide designed for the photographer, a mix of our recommendations based on products we've …

Mother Continues to Capture the Youthful Beauty of Her 10 Kids

At the end of last year, we featured the gorgeous work of Lisa Holloway, a mother who captures breathtaking photos of her 10 children. Holloway hasn't stopped photographing them, and she's since produced even more of her beautiful pictures. She focuses on natural light shot outdoors in Northwestern …

IRS Power To Revoke Passports Signed Into Law

The passport provision is now official, as President Obama signed the 5-year infrastructure spending Bill. It adds a new section 7345 to the Internal Revenue Code. It is part of H.R. 22 – Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act, the “FAST Act.” Why are passport covered in the tax code, you …

Pictures of the day: 3 December 2015 - Telegraph

ISIS beheads alleged Russian spy, releases video threatening Putin

Terrorist threatens leader along with entire Russian population: "You will not find peace in your homes."<p>><br>• ><p>A new ISIS video shows a Russian-speaking …

Surreal Art By Tony Futura Makes Fun Of Consumerism And Pop Culture (20+ Pics)

Tony Futura, a digital artist based in Berlin, creates surreal art that seems to poke fun at the materialism and pop-culture focus of modern Western …

Pop Culture

Annie Leibovitz Shoots the Pirelli Calendar Into a New Direction

The annually published Pirelli Calendar is known for its history of racy photos by renowned photographers that often show models in various states of …

A Forgotten Presidential Candidate From 1904

Despite what you read in some history books — such as the Biographical Dictionary of Congressional Women — Rep. Shirley Chisholm (D-NY) was not in 1972 the first African-American candidate to run for president of the United States.<p>In 1904, George Edwin Taylor — often forgotten in the discussion of …

Black History

Could the Third Amendment be used to fight the surveillance state?

California lawmaker proposes an unusual legal theory, but law profs are skeptical.<p>The Third Amendment to the United States Constitution is just 32 …

Boy's murder conviction sharpens debate on whether juveniles are fit to waive rights

Joseph, 10, had just told police he shot his father while he slept. The father had threatened to remove smoke detectors from the home and burn the family in it, the boy related, and had beaten him and his stepmother.<p>A detective told Joseph he had the right to remain silent and asked whether Joseph …

Turkey risks provoking next world war – Iraq’s Vice President Maliki

Turkey could bring the world to the brink of the next global conflict, Iraq’s vice President Nuri al-Maliki said in the wake of the downing of a …

Embryos of divorced California couple should be discarded, judge rules

A woman must abide by an agreement with her ex-husband to destroy five frozen embryos if they got a divorce, despite her contention that they represent her last chance to have children, a California judge ruled Wednesday.<p>San Francisco Superior Court Judge Anne-Christine Massullo said in a tentative …