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Prostitute-Run Brothel Opens Today In Amsterdam

Prostitute-Run Brothel Opens Today In Amsterdam

A new government-approved brothel in Amsterdam is meant to empower sex workers by giving them control of how the business is structured.
California City: California’s Biggest, Emptiest Town

California City: California’s Biggest, Emptiest Town

California's third-largest city – the 34th-largest in the country – is a near-ghost town. Where did California City come from, why is it so empty, and what lies in store for this odd collection of paved roads in the desert?
Man Runs Out Of Gas, Steals Police Car, Runs Out Of Gas Again

Man Runs Out Of Gas, Steals Police Car, Runs Out Of Gas Again

This wasn't the most impressive run.
White Supremacist Says He Killed Elderly Black Man To Deter Interracial Relationships

White Supremacist Says He Killed Elderly Black Man To Deter Interracial Relationships

James Jackson has been charged with murder as an act of terrorism for the death of 66-year-old Timothy Caughman in New York City on March 17.
Jamel Shabazz’s Most Iconic Images From The Streets Of New York

Jamel Shabazz’s Most Iconic Images From The Streets Of New York

Since the 1980s, Jamel Shabazz has captured the stark vibrancy of New York City streets like no other photographer ever has.
Radioactive Boars Prevent People From Returning Home To Fukushima

Radioactive Boars Prevent People From Returning Home To Fukushima

The boars have been found to contain levels of radioactive elements up to 300 times higher than safety standards.
Sexist Billboard in North Carolina Incites Protests

Sexist Billboard in North Carolina Incites Protests

Protests have since broken out in response to the billboard's message.
Two-Year Old Shot And Killed In Chicago; Murder Streamed On Facebook Live

Two-Year Old Shot And Killed In Chicago; Murder Streamed On Facebook Live

Lavontay White Jr. became Chicago's 76th homicide of the year when he was shot in his carseat Tuesday afternoon.
That Time Detroit Gave Saddam Hussein A Key To The City

That Time Detroit Gave Saddam Hussein A Key To The City

Why the notorious dictator gave large sums to an American city.
Back From The Brink: 1990s New York In 51 Intense Photos

Back From The Brink: 1990s New York In 51 Intense Photos

As the 1990s began, New York looked like it was about to collapse. And then it didn't.
What We Loved This Week, Oct. 2 – 8

What We Loved This Week, Oct. 2 – 8

Raw images of some truly raucous music.