Each week, the Guardian Weekend magazine's editorial team choose a picture, or set of pictures, that particularly tickle their fancy. This week, their choice is Sophie Starzenski's 40 weeks and a mirror.
Good morning, fellow political junkies. It's Day 8 of the partial shutdown of the federal government. Among the only certainties: many federal workers are a day closer to missing a paycheck and the nation
Miss New York, Nina Davuluri, took the crown in this year's Miss America beauty pageant. It was the 87th year of the competition, and Davuluri was one of two Asian-Americans in the final round. Although
Yemen's human rights minister has vowed to ban child marriage after the reported death of an eight-year-old girl on her wedding night. Huriya Mashhoor said she would press parliament for the minimum age
(AP) Biden delivered his remarks in Iowa, in what could be the “unofficial kickoff of his third presidential campaign” Katie McDonough September 16, 2013 1:22pm (UTC) Addressing an audience at an Iowa