Rightwing rally and counter-protest in Boston - in pictures

Boston rally to mark one week since the ‘Unite the Right’ rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, at which an anti-fascist protester was killed.


This Is How People Celebrate A Solar Eclipse Around The World

Nothing brings the world together quite like a celestial event.

Solar Eclipse

UFC welterweight Jorge Masvidal couldn't believe Stephen Thompson signed on dotted line

It took two months for Jorge Masvidal vs. Stephen Thompson to become a reality, and almost until it was announced, Masvidal had his doubts.<p>“It’s no …


Week in pictures: 12 - 18 August 2017

<b>Our selection of some of the most striking news photographs taken around the world this week.</b><p><b>All photographs are copyrighted.</b>

In Pictures

Don’t worry about looking like a nerd during the solar eclipse. These people didn’t.

Thirty-four photos that show the dorky, joyful wonder of eclipse viewing.<p>The moment the moon covers the sun in a total solar eclipse, everything goes silent. Then, “you hear people saying: ‘Oh my God, oh my God, oh my God,’ and they just say it for three minutes,” says Fred Espenak, an …

Total Solar Eclipse

Only A True Pasta Lover Can Get 7/10 On This Quiz

This quiz isn't hard, it's al dente.

Italian Food

An Evening with Christofle

1 of 20<p>An Evening with Christofle<p>On Tuesday, July 11, 2017, <i>Town & Country</i> and Christofle hosted an in-store cocktail reception, celebrating …


Elvis Presley: a life in pictures, 40 years after his death

Elvis Presley – singer, actor, American icon – died on 16 August 1977 of a heart attack, aged just 42. On the 40th anniversary of his death, we take a look back at some classic pictures of the King


i>Where</i> a Woman Inks Her Body Says a Lot About Her

Years ago, when tattoos weren't quite as commonplace, what one chose to etch upon their body for the rest of their days typically said more than the …


New therapy could be breakthrough for children's peanut allergies

Immunotherapy and probiotics may keep children's peanut allergies at bay for four years, says a new limited study conducted at an Australian research hospital.<p>The study found that nearly 70 percent of children – all of whom suffered from peanut allergies –treated with a combination of probiotics …


Icons on vacation: 22 vintage pictures

FASHION INSPIRATION<p>From Brigitte Bardot in a bikini in Saint-Tropez, to Jackie Kennedy strolling on a beach in Capri, we give you a quick glimpse …


Dear Abby: Unapologetic mother continues affair with married boyfriend

<b>Dear Abby:</b> My mother is dating a married man, and this is not the first time. While I love her, I don’t think what she’s doing is right. This affair has been going on for years. I tried broaching the subject with her, but she said it’s her business and unless I’m helping to pay her bills, I don’t …


The bewitching splendor of an eclipse, in 13 vintage photos

On August 21, 2017, millions of Americans will get the chance to see a total solar eclipse. Technically, this cosmic phenomenon isn't all that rare — …

Total Solar Eclipse

FBI, DHS report warned of threat posed by white supremacists

Full screen<p>1/62 SLIDES © Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images<p>2/62 SLIDES © Jonathan Ernst/Reuters<p>3/62 SLIDES © Anadolu Agency/Getty Images<p>4/62 SLIDES © Joe …


Live Stream: Protesters gather in front of Trump Tower as the President returns to New York

Several groups plan to protest outside Trump Tower tonight, as the US resident returns to New York for his first overnight trip to the city after a weekend that saw race-fueled clashes in in Charlottesville, Virginia.


Wrestling legend Ric Flair hospitalized, in ICU

Professional wrestling legend Ric Flair was hospitalized and admitted to an intensive care unit over the weekend.<p>Melinda Morris Zanoni, a Flair representative and CEO of Legacy Talent LLC, tweeted an update Sunday night saying he needs "prayers & positive energy" and that he is dealing with "some …


Life is as normal in Guam despite North Korea threatening to blow it to pieces

These plastic water guns are the only arms you'll see out in the open here.<p><i>Justin Sullivan/Getty Images</i><p>This fisherman is catching 'goat fish' off a …


A lonely polar bear and some chilli eaters: today's unmissable photos

A selection of today’s best images, including a chilli eating competition in China, men abseiling down Big Ben in London and some cute white lion cubs in Russia


Mo Farah riding high and a rally against racism: 14 unmissable images

Today’s best photographs from around the world, including Sir Mo Farah on the London Eye and a California protest


This Is The Most Popular Emoji In The UK

But which, dear British public, is the most popular? Which emoji do we like more than any other.<p>We're glad you asked.<p>Thankfully, the very kind people …

Basketball Hall of Famer Rick Barry calls scrutiny President Trump facing a 'disgrace'

LOS ANGELES — Rick Barry, the Basketball Hall-of-Famer, called the scrutiny President Trump is facing a “disgrace.’’<p>“It’s a disgrace to the world, to our country, what they’re doing," Barry, 73, told USA TODAY Sports on Sunday. “The scrutiny that he’s going under is absurd. It’s ridiculous. …


The 20 photographs of the week

Protests in Nairobi, wildfires in Europe, the World Athletics Championships and airstrikes in Syria – the news of the week captured by the world’s best photojournalists


Pictures of the Day: 12 August 2017

Grand Rapids

Unite the Right torch rally at University of Virginia

Close<p>1 of 11<p>Buy Now<p>Members of the Alt-Right led a torch march thru the grounds of the University of Virginia Friday night in Charlottesville, Va. …


Robin Williams' Life in Photos

U.S. Air Force

Boardmasters surf festival – in pictures

The Boardmasters surfing competition held in Newquay, Cornwall, is now part of a larger five-day surf, skate and music festival


Widening egg scandal hits 17 countries in Europe

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union said Friday that it plans to hold an extraordinary meeting late next month over a growing tainted egg scandal as it revealed that products contaminated with an insecticide have now spread to 17 countries.<p>Millions of eggs have been destroyed or pulled from …

European Council

Are You A True American Foodie?

Meatloaf, mashed potatoes, and all the mac and cheese.

Mac and Cheese

Perseid meteor shower to peak Friday night, Saturday morning

Everyone is talking about the eclipse happening in less than two weeks. But there's another cosmic show worth catching, and it's happening this weekend.<p>The annual Perseid meteor shower will reach its height late Friday night and early Saturday morning, with as many as 40 to 50 shooting stars …


Twilight: Where Are They Now?