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Leading Senate Democrats call for ethics investigation into Al Franken

Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) faced swift condemnation and bipartisan calls for an ethics investigation on Thursday after a Los Angeles radio broadcaster accused him of forcibly kissing and groping her in 2006.<p>Franken first issued a brief apology, saying his actions were intended to be funny and that …

Sexual Harassment

Psychologists studied 5,000 genius kids for 45 years — a short film reveals its key findings

The "Study of Mathematically Precocious Youth," or SMPY, has tracked 5,000 of the smartest children in America — the top 1%, 0.1%, and even 0.01% of all students — for 45 years. It's evolved from the lone SAT to include other IQ tests and college entrance exams.<p>A new short film from Vanderbilt …

Addressing Why We Eat: It’s More Than Just Hunger

Whilst many of us know what we need to do to make positive changes to our health and well-being, it can often be much more difficult to put this …

Mindfulness

America is slowly sucking the life out of education—starting with its teachers

Education pays.<p>According to a new report from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), adults with a college degree are 10 percentage points more likely to be employed, and will earn 56% more on average than adults who only completed the end of high school. They are less …

Education

Queen of cool: how off-duty Diana became style’s new muse

Diana has always been a style icon – but only now has she has become truly hip. Rihanna, Beyoncé and Alexa Chung have all been referencing her look and celebrating her at her most alive<p>For the first time ever, Princess Diana is cool. Diana has been many things – the fairytale bride, the ill-treated …

London Fashion Week

How Princess Diana's wedding changed the modern bride

<p>Watched on tenterhooks by hundreds of millions worldwide, the fairytale wedding of <b>Diana</b> and <b>Prince Charles</b> was, without doubt, the media event of all …

Weddings

Princess Diana's most iconic outfits

<p>Royalty and Statesmen<p>From her first appearance on the public stage as a fresh-faced young aristocrat to her final years as a glamorous global …

Royal photographer Jayne Fincher: My 10 most memorable Diana shots

<p>Royalty and Statesmen<p>Photographer Jayne Fincher was the only woman in the press pack to follow Princess Diana from her fresh-faced debut to her …

The Sweet and Uplifting Way Princess Diana Told William About His Father's Affair

Prince William had an especially close bond with his late mother, Princess Diana, and has talked openly about their close relationship in recent months ahead of the 20th anniversary of her tragic death. While William hasn't been quite as outspoken about the impact that his parents' divorce had on …

Princess Diana’s Prettiest Dresses Of All Time — Pics Of 30 Gorgeous Gowns

Nearly twenty years after Diana, Princess of Wales, tragically died in Paris, her legacy lives on through her sons, her charity work, and her amazing …

Prince William

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Princess Diana

This Friday marked what would have been Princess Diana’s 55th birthday. The famously down-to-earth royal brought a breath of fresh air to the House of Windsor. When she married Prince Charles at St. Paul’s Cathedral in the summer of 1981, 17 million viewers from around the world tuned in to watch …

Princess Diana's style evolution, and why some decades are just better at fashion than others

The 80s were such a polarising decade, politically, culturally… so it’s not surprising that the fashions still split the jury. In the week of Princes William’s and Harry’s <i></i>documentary about their mother Diana, the fault lines have clarified: those who look back on the decade’s clothes fondly tend …

Audrey Hepburn

What Does Princess Diana Mean (If Anything) To Millennials?

This month, we're going to be seeing a lot of Diana, Princess of Wales. August 31 marks 20 years since her death, so an unofficial "anniversary …

Princess Diana’s Sex Life Is About to Be Made Public

Her family and friends say new documentary footage, set to air later this month, is an invasion of privacy.<p>As the anniversary of Princess Diana’s death approaches, British broadcaster Channel 4 is preparing to air a TV documentary about the personal life of the late princess that includes material …

Prince Charles

Princess Diana's limo was deathtrap: Chauffeur claims car had already been in horror crash and had steering faults

For 20 years Princess Diana ’s death has eaten away at Karim Kazi – he believes she could still be alive if bosses had acted on his warnings.<p>After …

Princess Diana revealed 'the greatest love I've ever had' was bodyguard Barry Mannakee in secret tapes

Princess Diana revealed her "greatest love" was a bodyguard she had an affair with, in video footage broadcast for the first time.<p>In tapes showed in …

New pictures show Princess Diana's Kensington Palace apartment days after her tragic death

A grand piano, cuddly toys and a wall covered in photos of William and Harry can be seen.<p>Ahead of the 20th anniversary of Princess Diana's death on …

The World-Changing Evolution of Princess Diana

<i>The following is an excerpt from the newly reissued LIFE special edition</i> Diana: A Princess Remembered, <i>available in the TIME Shop and on Amazon.</i><p>The …

'I'll put Princess Diana's death car on display': Outrage as ex-limo firm boss wants to put wreckage in US museum

Princess Diana ’s former bodyguard fears that putting Princess Diana’s death car in a museum will act as a ­magnet for ghouls.<p>Ken Wharfe spoke out …

The results are in! Your favourite Princess Diana outfit is…

Loading the player...<p>You voted and the results are in! We asked our readers to choose their favourite outfit worn by the ever-so-stylish <b>Princess …

49 Facts From "The Story Of Diana" That Will Send You Down A Rabbit Hole

Diana's sister, Sarah, dated Prince Charles before Diana did.<p><i>Some facts are well-known, but are included to provide context.</i><p><b>1. Diana Spencer was born on the Sandringham Estate, which her family rented from the Royal family.</b><p>2. Diana's sister, Sarah, dated Prince Charles before Diana did.<p><b>3. Diana</b> …

Prince Charles

Diana's most famous loves: From heart surgeon Hasnat Khan to bodyguard Barry Mannakee

Reflecting on some of Diana's relationships ahead of the 20th anniversary of her death on 31 August.<p>The personal life of Diana, Princess of Wales, …

Princess Diana's Precious Childhood Photos Will Put a Huge Smile on Your Face

Princess Diana was born on July 1, 1961. Though she came from a family of British nobility with royal ancestry, her upbringing wasn't exactly an easy one. Diana's parents divorced when she was 7, and her mom left her and her three siblings with their father, who remarried without telling them. As a …

Princess Diana Talks Mental Health In Newly Uncovered Interviews

"Couldn’t sleep, didn’t eat, the whole world was collapsing around me."<p>Princess Diana was known for her composure and generosity publicly, but we may not have known the extent of her struggle to treat mental health issues privately. Now, newly published interviews are shining more of a light on her …

Mental Health

Princess Diana confided in George Michael about "grim" divorce and told him royals weren't "very compassionate" in secret phone call

Princess Diana opened up to her close friend George Michael about the pain of her divorce in an intimate phone conversation that had been secretly …

'It Looks Really Bad.' This Man Has a 36-Year-Old Piece of Princess Diana's Wedding Cake

This man has a slice of a 36-year-old fruitcake, but he’s held onto it for an interesting reason — it was from Princess Diana’s wedding cake.<p>John …

Princess Diana's relationship with Dodi Fayed would not have survived fatal summer, says ex-private secretary

Diana, Princess of Wales' romance with Dodi Fayed would not have lasted if they had not died in a car crash, her former private secretary has …

Princess Diana's death crash witness says it was no accident: 'Always thought it was suspicious'

Retired lawyer Stanlee Culbreath breaks his silence after 20 years.<p>A former lawyer who witnessed the tragic car crash that killed Princess Diana has …

Queen hid newspapers to shield Princes William and Harry from coverage of Princess Diana's death

The Queen hid newspapers at Balmoral after Princess Diana died to stop William and Harry seeing the coverage, a new documentary will reveal.<p>The BBC's …

Princess Diana beguiles the world 20 years after death

LONDON (Reuters) - From TV documentaries and the private memories of her sons to a slew of new "revelations" and renewed theories about her death, Britain's Princess Diana is once again front page news 20 years after she died.<p>Diana was killed at age 36 on Aug. 31, 1997 along with her lover Dodi …

Prince Charles