Author Philip Pullman is returning to the world of Lyra Belacqua with his new trilogy The Book of Dust, the first instalment of which was released at midnight. La Belle Sauvage: The Book Of Dust Volume
The man who killed at least 59 people in the United States worst ever mass shooting was a wealthy property owner and a regular in Las Vegas casinos who made a living through "gambling and speculation,"
Artists and couturiers have had an uneasy relationship – yet art continues to be seen on the catwalks, writes Kelly Grovier. Sometimes a lobster is just a lobster. In 1937, however, the crustacean became
Take these steps to make sure you're the only one sleeping in your hotel bed tonight. Savvy travelers need to know how to check for bed bugs in a hotel room, no matter if they're staying a night in a motel
You’ve got a great idea for a brand-new business, or you’re tired of the 9-to-5 grind and want to take your success into your own hands. Either way, you’re excited to turn this dream into reality. But
Americans should apply for or renew their passports before January because processing times are shortest between September and December. That's the word from the U.S. State Department, which each year
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Shepard Fairey's iconic "Hope" poster from President Barack Obama's campaign is instantly recognizable — and if all goes according to plan, his new campaign posters will be after the inauguration too.
Here is an unedited transcript of President Obama's prepared remarks during his farewell address in Chicago, as provided by the White House. --- It's good to be home. My fellow Americans, Michelle and
In 2008, 27-year-old Londoner Richard Pierson was burned out from his career marketing Axe deodorant at a major agency. He switched to freelance, but felt so much anxiety he struggled to go out in public.