Hollywood's favorite photographer

(CNN)On November 17, 1961, a 27-year-old Canadian photographer named Douglas Kirkland photographed one of the world’s biggest stars: Marilyn Monroe. This photographer's provocative images challenge the status quo Taken for the cover of Look magazine’s 25th anniversary, the images show Monroe lying on a bed, swathed in white sheets, staring seductively at the camera. Subsequent to this legendary encounter, the ...

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Phelps: It's a "joke" dopers can compete

Story highlights Michael Phelps calls for clampdown on dopers Most decorated Olympian not sure he competed against clean field Phelps rules out a return for Tokyo 2020 (CNN)The most decorated Olympian of all time thinks it is a “joke” athletes who were banned for doping could still compete against him in major finals. Follow @cnnsport Michael Phelps, who won a ...

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Barcelona cocktails: How to make a Mediterranean Treasure

(CNN)Looking for the coolest spot in Barcelona? Try behind a fridge door. El Paradiso is a clandestine little speakeasy hidden behind a wooden door out the back of the Pastrami Bar deli in the Catalan capital’s El Born neighborhood. It’s headed up by award-winning mixologist Giacomo Giannotti, named Spain’s World-Class Bartender of the Year in 2014, and it serves some ...

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Sunless Skies reveals 'Kickstarter to Early Access' roadmap

Announced in September 2016, Failbetter Games’ narrative-rich Sunless Skies is the indirect, same universe follow-up to the wonderful Sunless Sea—this time swapping the murky depths of the Unterzee for plains tens of thousands of feet above. In February past, Sunless Skies ran a successful Kickstarter campaign which not only met its funding ask inside four hours, but also accrued close ...

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Nioh review – If there's any justice, this samurai marvel will go down as a classic

Really, it’s all an excuse for striding across yokai-filled battlefields and run-down haunted villages, blocking, dodging, weaving and slashing as William develops his samurai skills. Combat is fast, fluid and fantastic, very kinetic and snappy, with dodging and countering a big order of the day. It hits a sweet spot between Bayonetta and Dark Souls in terms of speed and ...

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Fury in South Korea over USS Carl Vinson 'bluffing'

Story highlights US officials said last week a Navy carrier strike group had been deployed Rather than steaming toward the Korean Peninsula, it went the other way for drills (CNN)US President Donald Trump said he was sending “an armada” to Korean waters to potentially deal with threats from Pyongyang. But its no-show has caused some South Koreans to question his ...

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Serena Williams is pregnant

Story highlights Tennis great posted a photo on Snapchat along with a caption that read “20 weeks” She had withdrawn from playing in March — citing a knee injury (CNN)Serena Williams just shut down anyone who considers women “the weaker sex.” A spokesperson for the tennis player has confirmed that she and fiancé Alexis Ohanian are expecting their first child. ...

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Serena Williams announces she is pregnant

Story highlights Tennis great posted a photo on Snapchat along with a caption that read “20 weeks” She had withdrawn from playing in March — citing a knee injury (CNN)Serena Williams just shut down anyone who considers women “the weaker sex.” A spokesperson for the tennis player has confirmed that she and fiancé Alexis Ohanian are expecting their first child. ...

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