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Duterte Is Accused of Murder in New Filing at Hague Court

MANILA — Relatives of eight people killed by Philippine police officers during President Rodrigo Duterte’s war on drugs have accused the president of murder in a complaint filed with the International Criminal Court, their lawyer said on Tuesday.<p>The complaint is the second brought at the …

International Criminal Court

Why You Only Need 10 Work Outfits—Seriously

As anyone who works in an office knows, figuring out a different outfit for every day of the week is quite the challenge. And what working woman has …

Clothing

A Bride Canceled Her Wedding Because "Selfish" Guests Refused to Pay $1,500 Each

We don't need to tell you that weddings can get expensive. Even with the most meticulous budgeting, a few unexpected costs are bound to crop up. While most brides tend to accept this as fact, one Canadian woman, who is only known as "Susan," attempted to circumvent <i>all</i> wedding costs by asking her …

Weddings

Why Are We Obsessed With Mothers Accused Of Murder?

New series that reexamine the cases of Casey Anthony and Darlie Routier raise questions about their trials, and about our fascination with the bad moms of true crime.<p><b>Every couple of years,</b> the strange disappearance or death of a white toddler — JonBenét Ramsey, for instance, or Madeleine McCann — …

3 Rules I Use to Stay Productive and Not Overwhelmed

I get 1,000 emails a week, but I only work 40 hours. Here's how I do it.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>To say my life is busy is an understatement.<p>I'm a father of three kids under the age of three. I have a portfolio of 40-plus startups I've invested in and actively …

5 incredible ways to use your smartphone's camera you never knew until now

Unless you’re a serious photographer, you probably don’t carry a digital camera anymore. There’s no need: A typical smartphone comes with at least one camera, and lenses are sharper and more dynamic than ever. Even pro photojournalists often turn to their Samsung Galaxy, and entire feature films …

Gorgeous “Women of the World” Exhibition

To celebrate its ten years anniversary, Polka curated a stunning exhibition with photographer Sebastiao Salgado and Marc Riboud, around the “Women of …

16 photos of animals that can’t get enough snow

We humans may have a complicated relationship with snow, but these animals see it for what it is: a frosty opportunity for standout poses, …

Animals

The most outrageous numbers of 2017

Number inflation was rampant in 2017, as the figures that dominated news stories just got bigger and bigger. Data stored, stuff bought, years lived, the great scoreboard of human existence clicked over with digits never seen before as the world population edged ever closer to 8bn.<p>Many of the …

Neutron Stars

Photographer Shoots Finnish Forest Animals Like They’re Professional Models, And We Can’t Stop Looking At Them

Helsinki-based artist Joachim Munter invites you to step into the fairytale-like wildlife of Finland through his photos. Viewing his portraits of …

Husband Compiles Photos From All The Fun Road Trips He Takes With His Wife, And The Result Is Just Too Funny

Road trips with travel buddies have plenty of benefits. For example, you can use them as slaves for helping with navigation or opening bottles of …

The Most Stunning Royal Family Holiday Cards from Around the Globe

‘Tis the season to be royal—and gorgeous, and have the entire world seething in envy at the reveal of your annual holiday card.<p>Over the past several …

Jane Fonda’s Stylist Breaks Down Her Most Trailblazing Fashion Looks

If you ever needed proof that 80 is the new 20, just take a look at Jane Fonda.<p>With every year, the Oscar winner—who turns the big 8-0 …

Model, Countess, Author, Spy: Aline Griffith Is Dead

Aline Griffith, a former model from suburban New York City who transformed herself into a dressed-to-kill self-proclaimed spy and Spanish countess, died on Monday in Madrid. She was in her mid-90s.<p>Her death was confirmed by her family. She had been treated for emphysema for years.<p>Aline, Countess of …

Johnny Fox, Sword-Swallowing Showman, Dies at 64

Johnny Fox, a showman with a taste for the macabre and an appetite for swords, died on Sunday in Damascus, Md. He was 64.<p>The cause was liver cancer, said Marc Hartzman, who included Mr. Fox in his book “American Sideshow: An Encyclopedia of History’s Most Wondrous and Curiously Strange Performers,” …

UN votes 128-9 to reject US decision on Jerusalem

A total of 128 UN member states voted in favor of a draft measure that declares US President Trump's Jerusalem decision "null and void." The …

The year seen through the eyes of Getty photographers

How do you summarise a year with photography alone? Ken Mainardis of Getty Images has chosen a selection of the best pictures taken by his photographers and explains in his own words how they sum up 2017 to him.<p><b>All images subject to copyright.</b><p>You might also be interested in:

Moving Pictures of a Young Amy Winehouse

Charles Moriarty, who was only 20-something at the time, was in charge of shooting Amy Winehouse’s mythical album Frank album cover. These pictures …

Amy Winehouse

The 20 Most Expensive Photos Sold at Auction (As of 2017)

As one of the more “recent” art forms, photography’s popularity in the art market has grown and grown, with the highest amount paid for a photograph …

Avant-garde

This is the best smartphone camera of 2017

iPhone X vs. Pixel 2 XL vs. Note 8 vs. HTC U11 vs. LG V30<p>Smartphone cameras get better every year, but this year more than ever truly felt like a leap. For once, we can talk about more than just Apple and Samsung (and Google) when referring to the “top tier” of smartphones with good cameras. And …

Review: Annie Leibovitz’s MasterClass is a Disappointment

When MasterClass announced <i>Annie Leibovitz Teaches Photography</i>, I was pumped. I’d already taken ​the James Patterson Teaches Writing MasterClass and …

Why are America's farmers killing themselves in record numbers?

The suicide rate for farmers is more than double that of veterans. Former farmer <b>Debbie Weingarten</b> gives an insider’s perspective on farm life – and how to help<p>It is dark in the workshop, but what light there is streams in patches through the windows. Cobwebs coat the wrenches, the cans of spray …

Farming

'I, Tonya,' You, Implicated

Tonya Harding was never supposed to be a pro figure skater. Like so many young American dreamers before her, she had it all wrong for success: born into the wrong class, raised by the wrong role model, drawn to the wrong men. And she had the wrong kind of femininity for the sport she loved, too, …

17 Risky Photos From ‘Golden Age Of Paparazzi’ Exhibit That Prove They Were Even More Annoying Back Then

While the paparazzi are often harshly vilified by the media, celebrities, and onlookers alike, a new exhibit at the Centro Italiano per la Fotografia …

Unconscious Patient With 'Do Not Resuscitate' Tattoo Causes Ethical Conundrum at Hospital

When an unresponsive patient arrived at a Florida hospital ER, the medical staff was taken aback upon discovering the words “DO NOT RESUSCITATE” …

Colourful lives: salvaged snapshots from the Kodachrome era - in pictures

The Anonymous Project’s mission is to rescue collections of slide photography from flea markets and house clearances to digitise them before the chemicals degrade. Here is a selection of their favourite salvaged transparencies – photographers and (almost) all subjects unknown

The Next Week, More Burning Man Photos

Well, maybe you are getting tired of these by now? Here’s another set along with captions.<p>The tree in the middle of the desert glowed all day and all …

At Harvard Law, a look at algorithms and the justice system

Should sophisticated computer models help judges predict which defendants are safe enough to release before trial? Or should judges rely on their own …

Money Secrets From Tony Robbins

With a net worth of $480 million, clearly the self-help coach is doing something right.<p>Tony Robbins is a magnetic life coach who has used his unique …

Want Your Kids to Succeed in School and Life? Science Says to Instill This 1 Thing Above All Else

The science is out of UPenn and Stanford; the wisdom is timeless.<p>When Angela Lee Duckworth was a young teacher in New York, she became obsessed with something seemingly simple yet remarkably hard to predict: why did some students "succeed" (learn the material and perform well), while others didn't? …