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“To Have and Have Not” (1944). Courtesy Photofest Lauren Bacall, the iconic actress known for her sultry voice and timeless beauty, died Tuesday at the age of 89. Bacall launched into Hollywood stardom at the age of 19 in the 1944 film “...
Egyptian security forces move in to disperse a protest camp held by supporters of ousted president Mohammed Morsi and members of the Muslim Brotherhood on Aug. 14, 2013 near Cairo’s Rabaa al-Adawiya mosque. Photo by STR/AFP/Getty Images A year...
The UN’s International Labor Organization surveyed 185 countries’ family leave laws and found that only Papua New Guinea and the United States do not guarantee paid leave for workers to care for a newborn or a sick family member. Photo...
Stanford University professor Maryam Mirzakhani won the Fields Medal in 2014. Photo courtesy of the International Mathematical Union Maryam Mirzakhani, a mathematics professor at Stanford University in California, is the first woman to receive the...
A fan places flowers in front of the home of actor and comedian Robin Williams in Tiburon, California, on Aug. 12. Photo by Tayfun Coskun/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images The apparent suicide earlier this week of actor and comedian Robin Williams again...
American screen star Lauren Bacall, pictured here circa 1945, died Aug. 12, 2014. Photo via John Kobal Foundation/Getty Images Husky-voiced actress Lauren Bacall, who leapt to fame after starring in her first movie at age 19, died Tuesday at a New...