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A display of dahlias is erected to celebrate the 125th anniversary of Vincent van Gogh’s death, on July 29, 2015 in Amsterdam, Netherlands. The 50,000 flowers were picked behind the house of the artist’s birth in Zundert. Photo by Michel...
Officer Ray Tensing, of the University of Cincinnati police department, is shown in this Greenhills Police Department photo released on July 29, 2015. Tensing, who fatally shot an unarmed black man, has been charged with murder after a grand jury...
Gin and tonic. Photo by Nathan Blaney/ Getty Images Snap-click, ahh, gulp. It’s a familiar sound at a barbecue, an ingredient in summertime nostalgia. Who doesn’t crave a fizzy drink on a hot summer day? Indeed, sales of carbonated water have seen a...
Apple Model Management’s L.A. director, Cecilio Asuncion, with the six models who will launch the firm’s modeling agency for transgender models this summer. Photo courtesy of Apple Model Management At a time when transgender models are...
Australian author Richard Flanagan, who wrote “The Narrow Road to the Deep North,” speaks after winning the 2014 Man Booker Prize for Fiction at the Guildhall in London, October 14, 2014. The Man Booker Prize announced the 2015 longlist...
Mullah Omar of Afghanistan’s Taliban regime is shown in this undated U.S. National Counterterrorism Center image. Photo by National Counterterrorism Center/Handout via Reuters Taliban leader Mullah Mohammad Omar, who has been in hiding since...