Art

Association of Photographers' awards shortlist revealed

Association of Photographers' awards shortlist revealed

The Association of Photographers (AOP) has announced the shortlist of photos for its annual awards, with 240 finalists going on display in London. The photos have been chosen from more than 2,000 entries in various categories, with the winners announced on 14 May. Here is a selection of images from the shortlist with captions by the photographers. Image caption Louise Hagger: "My personal series Exploring Deliciousness is a personal ... Full story

Education

Sophia Lillis and Students on the Future of Their Generation

Sophia Lillis and Students on the Future of Their Generation

Naomi Wadler, 12-year-old activist and March for Our Lives speaker, talks with “Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase” actress Sophia Lillis about embracing your unique look. She also visits a middle school to talk to the students about bullying, issues they face, their generation, and the future. Full story

Economics

The U.S. Cities With The Highest Concentrations Of STEM Jobs [Infographic]

The U.S. Cities With The Highest Concentrations Of STEM Jobs [Infographic]

- Share to facebook - Share to linkedin. Jobs in STEM fields - science, technology, engineering and mathematics - are crucial to the stability and continued growth of the U.S. economy. While STEM jobs are often associated with computing, coding and Silicon Valley style innovation, they are the driving force behind everything from manufacturing to food processing and modern healthcare. Given that advanced technology is key to guaranteeing future ... Full story

Entertainment

CW Giving Away Misha Collins Free to a Good Home

CW Giving Away Misha Collins Free to a Good Home

BURBANK, Calif. — A spokesperson for the CW Network announced via a press conference last Wednesday that, upon the conclusion of the fifteenth and final season of award-winning show Supernatural , they would be giving away series regular Misha Collins free to a good home. “Misha been a loyal and faithful actor to the Supernatural family for many years,” the spokesperson said of Collins, who plays the angel Castiel on the show. “Ideally, we ... Full story

Health

Founder of L’Arche Community goes into hospice care

Founder of L’Arche Community goes into hospice care

The 90-year-old founder of L’Arche Community and Faith and Light , Jean Vanier, has entered into the stage of receiving palliative care, Aleteia learned this week. Vanier suffered a heart attack in October 2017 and has been resting since then, with periodic treatment. He has lived until recently at the small L’Arche home in Trosly-Breuil (Oise, France). Vanier told Aleteia last September: “Today, I have no future, but I am happy in the present. ... Full story

Law

Children forgive parents for torture - BBC News

Children forgive parents for torture - BBC News

Image caption David and Louise Turpin have agreed to lengthy prison terms after pleading guilty to torture, child abuse and false imprisonment. The children of a California couple have forgiven their parents for years of torture as the couple were sentenced to life in prison. David and Louise Turpin's children told a court they still love their parents despite the abuse and starvation. The couple were arrested in January 2018 when their ... Full story

Living

Ex-Peru president's daughter reads suicide note at funeral

Ex-Peru president's daughter reads suicide note at funeral

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media caption Supporters of Alan García voice their anger at the former Peru president's wake. Thousands have turned out for the funeral of Peru's ex-President Alan García, who killed himself this week. Mr García shot himself in the head as police knocked on his door to arrest him on suspicion of taking bribes from the Brazilian company Odebrecht. His daughter read his suicide note at the wake. In ... Full story

Politics

Dem lawmaker shares threatening voicemail he received after speaking out on the Mueller report

Dem lawmaker shares threatening voicemail he received after speaking out on the Mueller report

Rep. David Cicilline David Nicola Cicilline Dems attack Barr's credibility after report of White House briefings on Mueller findings Washington in frenzy over release of Mueller report Hillicon Valley: White House rejects Dem request for AT&T merger docs | Apple, Qualcomm end massive court fight | Ecuador says it faced 40M cyberattacks after Assange arrest | SpaceX wins NASA contract to fly craft into asteroid MORE (D-R.I.) on Friday shared a ... Full story

Sport

Series of wildfires burning on the Isle of Bute  News

Series of wildfires burning on the Isle of Bute News

Glasgow & West Scotland. A series of wildfires have been burning on the north side of the Isle of Bute. The fire service said a large area of moorland and forestry were affected. Local residents, including SNP minister Michael Russell posted images of the blazes on social media after they broke out during Thursday night and Friday. A spokeswoman for the Scottish Fire and Rescue service said an appliance had been sent to the scene but returned ... Full story

Technology

EXO's Chanyeol feels the sun in 'SSFW' teaser image for 'SM Station 3'

EXO's Chanyeol feels the sun in 'SSFW' teaser image for 'SM Station 3'

EXO's Chanyeol feels the sun in 'SSFW' teaser image for 'SM Station 3' Full story