Jevgenijs Rjascenko

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In pictures: London now and then

Old meets new in hybrid images from the Museum of London - and a new app allows people to make their own.

The Great War in Portraits – in pictures

Astonishing medical drawings of mutilated soldiers, scenes from the Somme, and paintings that reveal the filth and gore forced into the minds of all involved ... for the first world war’s centenary, the National Portrait Gallery has put on an exhibition that truly shows the haunting horror of war

Marx Was Right: Five Surprising Ways Karl Marx Predicted 2014

There's a lot of talk of Karl Marx in the air these days – from Rush Limbaugh accusing Pope Francis of promoting "pure Marxism" to a <i>Washington Times</i> …

Economics

These Cartoonists Are Killing It: Our 20 Favorite Illustrators (Photos)

Art<p>The saying "a picture is worth a thousand words" is particularly appropriate when looking at the unmistakable style and inspiration of the best …

WATCH: Breathtaking New Video Of Felix Baumgartner's Record Jump

You might recall Austrian skydiver Felix Baumgartner's 2012 jump from a 24-mile-high balloon capsule, a height of 127,852 feet. He broke not only an altitude record, formerly set by a U.S. Air Force pilot, Col. Joe Kittinger, in 1960, but also a record for speed of descent, breaking the sound …

Ukrainian president offers surprise concessions as protests turn violent

Ukraine's embattled president, Viktor Yanukovych, on Saturday night made a surprising and wide-ranging compromise offer to the protesters who have occupied his capital, promising to make an opposition leader prime minister, give amnesty to those involved in clashes with police and institute major …