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6 Legendary Photographers Tell The Stories Behind Their Favorite Unseen Photographs

What happens to a photograph deferred? Some are tucked in a file or packed in the basement while others are shoved under the bed and, in time, forgotten. These photos and the details they house -- a particular moment, a unique perspective, a potential story -- rest outside our view, sometimes …

5 Anime Series Based on Classic Literature

We cover movies, Western TV series, comics, and more based on lit all the time, but let’s look Eastward, towards Japan, and check out some anime …

*My Love Story!!* Anime Adaptation Confirmed, Heroes Don’t Have to Be Good Looking in This Popular Shoujo Manga

An anime adaptation has been confirmed for <i>My Love Story!!</i>, a work serializing in the shoujo manga magazine <i>Bessatsu Margaret</i> (Shueisha). Along with …

Food Wars: Shokugeki no Soma's Teaser Video, Main Cast Unveiled

Risa Taneda, Minami Takahashi, Shizuka Ishigami join 2015 TV anime's cast<p>The official website for the Shokugeki no Sōma (Food Wars: Shokugeki no …

Mother of Ten and Talented Photographer Captures Wonderful Natural Light Portraits

Lisa Holloway might be a super-human. Until we get her near some kryptonite, we can’t be sure, but the self-taught photographer somehow manages to …

Top 10 Mistakes that Cause Blurry Photos

If your photos are not sharp, you are not alone! The most common question I get asked by beginning photographers is "how do you get your images so …

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Winner's Song Min Ho (Mino) and Nam Tae Hyun go head to head for 'Pizza Etang'

Jurina Matsui is confirmed to be leaving 'Produce 48'.According to Mnet on July 7, SKE48's Jurina Matsui will be leaving the competitive variety show …

The weekend in pictures

A selection of some of the best images from around the world this weekend, from the Fire Bull festival to G20 summit protests

Man pushed to death in New York City subway station

Police in New York City are looking for a suspect they say pushed a man to his death from the subway platform into the path of the D train on Sunday.<p>Police have little to go on. Lt. John Grimpel says a male suspect was wearing a dark jacket. The act is "believed to be random," he said.<p>Bronx …

American tourist tried to ship infant body parts to the U.S., Thai police say

Police in Thailand say an American tried to ship infant body parts to the United States, but the delivery was stopped after a call from the shipping company.<p>The bizarre discovery is not the first time infant remains have been found in Thailand. In 2010, more than 2,000 illegally aborted fetuses …

Go on an American Road Trip with the World's Greatest Photographers

[Young Couple in Parked Open-Air Car, Ossining, New York], 1932–34 © Walker Evans Archive, The Metropolitan Museum of<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Walker Evans<p>1 of …

Comical Psychosomatic Medicine Anime's 1st Promo Streamed

Shinichiro Miki, Yurika Endō explain mental health issues in February web anime<p>The official website for the web anime of Yū Yūki's Manga de Wakaru …

Super Junior's Kyuhyun to perform his new repertoire from 'At Gwanghwamun' at his 'Autumn Music Festival'

Jurina Matsui is confirmed to be leaving 'Produce 48'.According to Mnet on July 7, SKE48's Jurina Matsui will be leaving the competitive variety show …

Underground London: adventures in the secret city beneath our feet

At 2am on a cold winter’s night in London last year I was loitering in the shadows on Furnival Street near Chancery Lane tube station with a veteran urban explorer called Lucy Sparrow. Across the street was a six-storey building with scaffolding haphazardly arranged on its facade, pinioned by a …

13 fanmade K-Pop remixes of old faves to add to your playlist

Last time, we brought you '12 K-Pop mashups to add to your playlists.' Now, let's rev up some of that ear candy once again, this time in the form of …

Pretty anime boys are here to save the world, and they brought a wombat

The “magical girl” anime trope is well-established in Japan. Usually, a high-school girl discovers she has magical powers and bands together with her …

Canadian businesses among least corrupt: survey

Canada is rated second among countries with the lowest business bribery risk in a new index covering 197 states.<p>Out of a maximum of 100 – the higher the score the higher the bribery risk – Canada got a 22 in the Trace Matrix, launched Tuesday.<p>Ireland is first with a score of 20.<p>The United States is …

Obama, Putin exchange little more than pleasantries in China

President Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin came to agreement on Tuesday – that the soaring cloisonne ceilings and elaborately carved teak wood at the Yanqi Lake conference center here were really quite nice.<p>"It's beautiful, isn't it?" Putin said in Obama's general direction as they walked …

TS Entertainment's upcoming girl group SONAMOO's Nahyun greets fans on Pepero Day

Jurina Matsui is confirmed to be leaving 'Produce 48'.According to Mnet on July 7, SKE48's Jurina Matsui will be leaving the competitive variety show …

Viz's Shonen Jump to Add The Table Tennis of Ageha Manga

Viz also posts messages on Naruto's ending & invites fans to submit their own<p>Viz's digital anthology Weekly Shonen Jump announced on Monday that it …

New Zealand travel: The best tourist destination in the world?

As an Australian, there are certain things that are hard to admit.<p>One: Vegemite doesn't taste very nice. It's true. It's horrible. I don't know what …

Why we shouldn’t fear a crash in Canada's three hottest housing markets

<i>These are stories Report on Business is following Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014</i>.<p><b>Housing and demographics</b><br>Amid all the hand-wringing over Canada's housing market comes an interesting finding from BMO Nesbitt Burns: Homebuilding is "largely tracking" demographics in three cities that are the focus of the …

Snow blankets upper Midwest, cold drops south - CNN.com

<i>Are you feeling the cold snap? Send your photos and footage to CNN iReport.</i><p><b>(CNN)</b> -- Even though we're still a couple of weeks from Black Friday, there seems to be a preseason special on snow and cold.<p>The upper Midwest and Great Lakes are buried in snow, shivering under the icy blanket.<p>Early snow …

Meet the Indie-Rock Ebola Warrior

There are many reasons albums get delayed, but Thousand Days’ fourth LP may be the first record that’s ever been held up by the outbreak of an …

India: 11 women die, 62 more hospitalized after being paid to be sterilized

At least 11 women have died and 62 were hospitalized after undergoing sterilization surgery at a government-run mobile health clinic in India, authorities said.<p>Those killed and injured were among more than 80 women who had come to a "camp" for sterilization surgery in Bilaspur district in the …

Goo ranks the most popular 'smart characters' in anime and manga

In anime, it is often not about muscle but about wits. We often see brainy anime characters put their intellect into good use to get themselves out …

Israel tightens security in major cities, West Bank after deadly Palestinian attacks

Following two deadly Palestinian attacks, Israel said it was tightening security in major cities and in the West Bank on Tuesday amid fears that the violence could spread further.<p>The move comes a day after a Palestinian from the West Bank city of Nablus stabbed a 20-year-old Israeli soldier at a …

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45 Years of Sesame Street