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EXCLUSIVE: Rare pinup photos of bride and bathing beauty Marilyn Monroe by famed photographer set to fetch thousands at auction

Wednesday  06:05,   26 september 2018
dailymail.co.uk

Richard C. Miller took this rarely-seen series of portraits of brunette starlet Norma Jean in 1946 when she was an up-and-coming Armed Forces pinup. But while it would be years before Norma Jeane Dougherty blossomed into Hollywood siren Marilyn [...]

WWII bombing raids 'shook the edge of space'

Wednesday  05:50,   26 september 2018
news.sky

Shock waves from bombing raids on Germany during the Second World War were powerful enough to alter the atmosphere at the edge of space, scientists have discovered. Cities such as Dresden and Hamsburg were reduced to rubble and ash by the...[...]

This is why the Earth wobbles as it spins, according to NASA

Wednesday  05:25,   26 september 2018
usatoday

A study from NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory discovered three factors explaining why the Earth wobbles while it spins on its axis.A study published in the November issue of the journal Earth and Planetary Science Letters said the wobble –...[...]

Iran's Rouhani Says Trump Has ‘A Nazi Disposition,’ and Much of the World Backs Iran

Wednesday  05:25,   26 september 2018
thedailybeast

Iran on Tuesday took advantage of President Donald Trump’s abandonment of the landmark 2015 nuclear deal, portraying itself as a law-abiding state ready to work with traditional U.S. allies to avoid war. In a defiant address to the United...[...]

Life expectancy increase in UK stalls for first time

Wednesday  04:50,   26 september 2018
news.sky

The increase in UK life expectancy at birth has come to a standstill for the first time since records began in 1982, according to the Office for National Statistics (ONS). Figures released on Tuesday show that life expectancy for girls and boys born [...]

Jeremy Corbyn to announce Labour's 'green jobs revolution' with thousands more windfarms and a solar panel on every 'viable roof'

Wednesday  03:05,   26 september 2018
inews.co.uk

Jeremy Corbyn to announce Labour's 'green jobs revolution' with thousands more windfarms and a solar panel on every 'viable roof'Closing his party’s conference in Liverpool, the Labour leader will commit himself to a doubling of...[...]

Bill Cosby sentenced to 3 to 10 years for drugging, sexually assaulting Andrea Constand

Tuesday  23:50,   25 september 2018
foxnews

Disgraced comedian Bill Cosby will serve three to 10 years in state prison, Montgomery County Judge Steven T. O'Neill ruled on Tuesday. Disgraced comedian Bill Cosby will serve three to 10 years in state prison, Montgomery County Judge...[...]

Bill Cosby sentencing hearing: Judge says actor is a 'sexually violent predator'

Tuesday  20:05,   25 september 2018
news.sky

A judge has ruled that Bill Cosby is a "sexually violent predator".A judge has ruled that Bill Cosby is a "sexually violent...[...]

#MeToo Founder Tarana Burke on the Rigorous Work That Still Lies Ahead

Tuesday  19:50,   25 september 2018
variety

#MeToo Founder Tarana Burke on the Rigorous Work That Still Lies AheadIt’s no secret that Hollywood runs off power, privilege and access, and because of that it is important in this moment to also examine the ways that unchecked privilege and power...[...]

Pigs All the Way Down

Tuesday  19:50,   25 september 2018
msn

Kavanaugh and our rotten ruling class.Over the weekend, the controversy over Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court nomination evolved in a way guaranteed to create maximum partisan bitterness and...[...]

Google’s New Tool to Fight Climate Change

Tuesday  19:25,   25 september 2018
msn

Google’s New Tool to Fight Climate ChangeThe city-level leaders overseeing this task won’t have the same tools available to their national peers. Most of them won’t have an Environmental Protection Agency (or its equivalent), a meteorological...[...]

Michael Avenatti says new Brett Kavanaugh accuser will come forward before Thursday

Tuesday  17:26,   25 september 2018
cbsnews

Michael Avenatti says new Brett Kavanaugh accuser will come forward before ThursdayAvenatti says that he has a client who knew Kavanaugh in high school and accused him of setting up girls to be...[...]

The Lesbian Who Outed Scientology’s Homophobia

Tuesday  17:26,   25 september 2018
thedailybeast

One of Michelle LeClair’s twin children, aged almost 10, wrote in a recent class project, “I want to be a lawyer so I can fight for my family.” LeClair, 45, teared up recalling this to The Daily Beast, and it wasn’t the only time she would do so in...[...]

The shots that sparked WWII: Chilling photos reveal moment Nazi battleship pounded a Polish harbour... and set the world at war again, leading to 70m dead

Tuesday  16:50,   25 september 2018
dailymail.co.uk

The heart-stopping images show the Nazi battleship SMS Schleswig-Holstein sending shots blazing towards Danzig harbour on Poland's Westerplatte peninsula at close range in the early hours of September 1, 1939. The heart-stopping images show [...]

‘I Love Lucy Day’ planned for murdered schoolgirl

Tuesday  15:50,   25 september 2018
msn

The body of the 13-year-old was found in woodland at Southampton Sports Centre on July 26. She had been stabbed to death. Download the all-new Microsoft News app to receive up-to-the minute news from the world’s best sources – available now on iOS...[...]