Robert Frank, groundbreaking photographer, dead at 94

In this Jan. 28, 2016, file photo, photographer and filmmaker Robert Frank at the opening of the exhibition featuring his work, “Robert Frank: Books and Films, 1947–2016,” at New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts in New York. (AP) The 83 black-and-white photographs were culled from more than 28,000 images Frank took from 1955 to 1957 during a cross-country trip. He made the trip on a Guggenheim Fellowship secured for him by American photographer Walker Evans, whose stark pictures …

Using power builds power: meet the woman tipped to lead the labor movement

Sara Nelson, the president of the Association of Flight Attendants, has struck a chord with activists calling for her to run for labors top job: president of the AFL-CIO Sara Nelson, the president of the small band of laundresses in Atlanta, all black women, many of them former slaves, who formed the Washing Society. In 1881, the women organized a strike for higher wages $1 for every dozen pounds of laundry and greater autonomy over their industry. Most would have …

Belichick ensures everything with the Patriots is always different. Except winning

The most fearsome franchise in US sports won it all again last year and, based on early evidence, theyve somehow managed to improve Another year, another week, walks away before he even turns 30, or if big-time contributors from last years championship team leave during free agency, or if the quarterback They can be sluggish through the early months of the season. Bill Belichick likes to experiment, always with an eye towards December and January: hes not playing for October. …

Bernie Sanders shares personal moment with veteran struggling with $139,000 in health care debt

(CNN)Bernie Sanders has led the charge for “Medicare for All” and has railed against the current health care system in the United States. Sanders listened intently as John, who said he served 20 years in the military, revealed that he has been diagnosed with stage four Huntington’s disease, a neurodegenerative disorder. When asked by Sanders how he is going to pay off his debt, John said, raising his voice, “I can’t, I can’t, I’m gonna kill myself.” The senator cut …

Instagram Model Crafts Incredibly Detailed Photo Shoot Sets That She Later Uses To Take Self-Portraits (30 Pics)

There are models, and then there are Models. Kihmberlie, a woman with an incredible sense of style, is one of the latter. She has become an icon of beauty, hard work, and perseverance online, and her fans eagerly wait for each new photo. Kihmberlie, whose real name is Kimberly Douglas, has been stunning art lovers with her majestic photo shoots for some time now. Her work gained traction once again when she uploaded her most recent pictures from a fabulous …

39 Of The Funniest Entries From The 2019 Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards

Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards continue to delight everyone with the stellar quality of their entrants, in both a technical and comedic sense. website. “We want you to take up our banner of wildlife conservation, bang the drum, beat the cymbal and make some noise, we need to spread the word – wildlife, as we know it,  is in danger, all over the world and we need to do something to help save it. You can start by going and having a …

ECB cuts interest rates and relaunches its bond-buying program

London (CNN Business)The European Central Bank is turning on the stimulus taps again, pushing interest rates further into negative territory in order to support the region’s flagging economy. The ECB also said it would take steps to shield banks from the effects of negative rates, which have been hurting the region’s lenders for years. Investors initially welcomed the stimulus. The euro dropped 0.5%, while yields on benchmark German and Italian bonds moved lower and European stocks jumped. But within a …

Why school cafeterias should be the front lines of policy change | Jennifer E Gaddis

Healthier children, better wages, stronger local economies, sustainable food the fight for all of them starts with school lunches Across the country millions of children are returning to school with the promise that school lunch will be yielding to the concerns of food lobbyists is the path to school lunch greatness, including the coalition of states and advocacy organizations that basic culinary equipment such as knives and cutting boards, while others struggle to recruit and retain enough part-time workers to …

Scaramucci Grilled On What Prompted His Massive Fallout With Former Pal Trump

Anthony Scaramucci has recently flip-flopped from staunch CNN morning show host Alisyn Camerota wants to know why. admitted he was “wrong” about Trump, and the two have been exchanging barbs for weeks. “Man, when you fall off the Trump train, you fall off the Trump train,” Camerota interrupted. “It’s as though you’ve just taken off blinders that you would say that you had for all these years, and I’m just curious.” “It’s not under my skin. Honestly, it’s not,” Scaramucci shot …

File shows no-deal Brexit ‘devastating’ for Wales

A “decrease” in certain types of fresh food and “shorter supply” of key ingredients Price rises for food and fuel, which would “disproportionately” affect those with low incomes “Disruption lasting up to six months” potentially affecting medicines and medical supplies Protests and counter-protests across the UK Lorries waiting for more than two days to cross the English Channel The file also said some businesses could cease trading, the black market could grow, and some adult social care providers might fail. …