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Essays | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

All Essays<p>(1028)<p>Abraham and David Roentgen<p>From its humble beginnings in 1742 to its closing about 1800, the Roentgen firm pioneered advancements in …

Ancient History

Angels in America, Jewish Liberalism, and Trump's New Order

It is no wonder that Jews tend to be intensely patriotic Americans, or that our reading of American history is generally optimistic. We tell …

Jewish Culture

Violence returns to DR Congo's Ituri province

Recent fighting in country's northeast has forced tens of thousands to flee since December of last year.<p>A recent surge in fighting has plagued the northeastern territory of Ituri in the Democratic Republic of Congo. In a wave of attacks beginning in December of 2017, tens of thousands of members of …

Africa

Ten different sports, 100 different athletes, hundreds of incredible cars

his is for your pleasure. I choose 100 famous athletes and found out what they drive. Some cars on the list are plain mad, but almost all of the …

Rafael Nadal

MS-13 Gang Member Coerced New Recruits, Threatened Violence: DA

"When the boys resisted, this defendant stated to them in unequivocal terms, 'This is how you end up dead in the park.'''<p>HUNTINGTON STATION, NY — The …

Crime

'Goodbye to the sport I love' by Casey Dellacqua

Back in 2012, my coach Shannon Nettle asked me what legacy I wanted to leave behind when I finished playing. It really struck a chord with me in the …

Top 10

HP's detachable Chromebook and the ghost of Google's past

It was six months ago to this day that I declared it: The Chromebook is effectively the new Android tablet.At the time, I realize, such a …

Android News

Lawsuit Over Plainfield House Filed By Former Son-In-Law

A Plainfield man is suing John and Phyllis Bloodworth at Will County's Courthouse.<p>JOLIET, IL - A number of years ago, <b>Timothy Dinnon</b> married the …

Trespassing

Here’s My Prediction for Cannabis Stocks Before and After Legalization Day

<b>Canopy Growth Corp.</b> (TSX:WEED), <b>Aurora Cannabis Inc.</b> (TSX:ACB), and <b>Aphria Inc.</b> (TSX:APH) are back in correction territory after more than quadrupling …

Cannabis

17 Things You Should Know About The Greatest Car Show On Earth

When Richard Hammond, Jeremy Clarkson, and James May left Top Gear, fans were in panic mode. How could any other hosts match the brilliance and …

Intellectual Property

Why A Dollar Collapse Is Inevitable

<i>"Naturally, the smooth termination of the gold-exchange standard, the restoration of the gold standard, and supplemental and interim measures that</i> …

Business

Balotelli: I'd have had fewer problems if I was white

Mario Balotelli says he would have had “fewer problems” and been “forgiven quicker” for his misdemeanours if he had been white.<p>The outspoken Italian …

Soccer

Terminator 6 Release Date Pushed Back to November 2019

James Cameron’s revival of <i>Terminator</i> will take a bit longer as <b>Terminator 6</b> moves its 2019 release back four months. After stringing along the</i> …

Construction

How to Make Cake Pops

Thanks to these tips, you'll never ask "how do you make cake pops?" again.<p>First it was sheet cake. Then it was cupcakes. Now, in the world of …

Dessert

The XYZ’s of Socialism

The ABC's are the initial promises. The XYZ's are the ultimate results.<p>Preface<p>When a socialist says he wants to give you “the ABC’s of socialism,” …

Bernie Sanders

How the Fencing Reflex Connects Life and Death - Issue 59: Connections

By the seventh month of my pregnancy, I sometimes felt a stroking motion on the inside of my abdomen, a repeated arc of movement traced by a tiny …

Parenting

Shell Knew Fossil Fuels Created Climate Change Risks Back in 1980s, Internal Documents Show

A trove of documents shows the oil company’s scientists urged its leaders to heed the warnings. That could now play into lawsuits over global …

Climate

Celebrity Baker Duff Goldman’s Next Act

We caught up with the Food Network star to see what he’s working on now and his new cake decorating chain of stores.<p>About halfway through my …

Dessert

7 gross ingredients found in cosmetics

<b>"I'm putting WHAT on my face?" you'll ask after reading this.</b><p>Cosmetics and skin care products are formulated to make you feel beautiful, but often …

Sustainability

'Ready Player One' botched the book's biggest reveal and the movie suffers for it

<b>Warning: There are spoilers ahead if you haven't seen "Ready Player One."</b><p>"Ready Player One" changes up a lot from the book, and for the most part, it makes for a better story.<p>But there's one omission in the film adaptation that can't be ignored. The movie bungled, what should have been, one of its …

Ready Player One

The Disappeared

Feature: The Disappeared The Disappeared...<p>SHARE:<p>Feature<p>China’s global kidnapping campaign has gone on for years. It may now be reaching inside U.S. …

China

Maker of BBC’s controversial new R Kelly film: “I hope R Kelly watches it”

• .<br>• story of the day<p>R Kelly: Sex, Girls, & Videotapes is available on iPlayer now<p>For more than 20 years, R Kelly has been the focus of extremely serious …

South Park

Stars Who’ve Worn Lingerie On The Red Carpet: Selena Gomez, Kendall Jenner & More

A sexy piece of lingerie can elevate a red carpet look to the next level. We’ve got Selena Gomez, Kendall Jenner and more stars who have turned …

Kendall Jenner

4 reasons why 'The Incredibles' is Pixar's best movie — and one of the best superhero movies of all time

When a Disney/Pixar "March Madness" bracket started making the rounds on the internet recently, I was compelled to fill it out.<p>It pitted classic (and some new) animated Disney movies against Disney-owned animation studio Pixar.<p>Some of the match-ups were near impossible (you want me to pick between …

Animation

The 50 most memorable TV characters of all time

TV shows are filled with memorable moments and iconic characters. Regardless of being praised or criticized, some shows are so impactful that they should be seen by all TV fans.<p>Whether it's a main character or a supporting one, there are TV characters that are scene-stealers and keep audiences …

TV

For NRA TV’S Colion Noir, Happiness Is a Warm Gun

NRA TV’s proud provocateur defends his attack on protesters from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and reveals he’s lost count of the number of …

Guns

Shadowy CIA-Linked Spy Plane May Be Scouring The Sea For North Korean Sanction Busting

Since February 2018, the essentially unmarked surveillance aircraft has been flying orbits over the East China Sea between North Korea and …

North Korea

Silver Screen Shades: 20 Best Movie Sunglasses

Sunglasses have always more about signifying style and attitude then they’ve been about sun protection. Each pair has its own unique mood – whether …

Men's Fashion

10 Facts About Bitcoin You Should Know

Source: Getty Images<p>1 of 12<p>All aboard the crypto-coaster<p>The biggest investment story of the past 12 months has been the meteoric rise -- and fall and …

Bitcoin

Immigration detention in the United States denies basic human freedoms

The meaning of freedom, and those who are entitled to it, has been a recurring battle throughout U.S. and world history.<p>To this day, countries continue to deny people their right to exist freely. Although the United States is ranked as one of the most "free" countries in the world, for immigrants …

Immigration