Buried Alive Beneath a Road? An Australian Artist Explains

Mike Parr, the Australian artist, at his studio in Sydney on June 6, 2018, a week before he buried himself for 72 hours to draw attention to the slaughter of Aboriginal Tasmanians.CreditAnna Maria Antoinette D'Addario for The New York Times By Clarissa Sebag-Montefiore SYDNEY, Australia — On Thursday evening, Australian artist Mike Parr buried himself …

Heads Up: From Pyramids to Chocolate, Mexico City Through the Eyes of Children

heads up Mexico City is known for its many cultural attractions and a flourishing cultural scene. But the capital city’s appeal as a family-friendly destination hasn’t come to the forefront until recently. Ballooning at sunrise over the Teotihuacan pyramids, a 45-minute drive from Mexico City.CreditAdrian Wilson for The New York Times On our recent getaway …

England leave it late, Belgium move through the apparatus – World Cup Football Daily

Rate, review, share on Apple Podcasts, Soundcloud, Audioboom, Mixcloud, Acast and Stitcher, and join the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email. Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning and Mark Langdon of the Racing Post to discuss day five of the 2018 World Cup, starting with England’s last-gasp win over Tunisia. England’s success at set …

Tattoo bloom admonishing for humans with attenuated allowed systems

Getting a tattoo if you have a weakened immune system could put you at risk of complications, doctors have warned. The caution comes after a woman with cystic fibrosis and lung transplants developed thigh and knee pain after having body art inked on her leg. Doctors say those taking immunosuppressant drugs should take precautions if …

Rebel Women: The Great Art Fightback analysis – feminist art against the patriarchy

It isn’t often that an art documentary feels like a riot, but Rebel Women: The Great Art Fightback (BBC Four) manages to convey a real sense of anarchic joy. It offers an education in the explosion of feminist art in the 1970s, at a time when female artists produced boundary-busting work that still feels radical, …

Trump Orders Establishment of ‘Space Force’ as Sixth Military Branch

President Trump during a meeting of the National Space Council on Monday, when he waded into a policy debate about space that has spanned administrations.CreditTom Brenner/The New York Times WASHINGTON — President Trump said on Monday that he would direct the Pentagon to establish a sixth branch of the armed forces dedicated to protecting American …

XXXTentacion, Rising Rapper Accused of Violence, Shot Dead at 20

XXXTentacion, the 20-year-old rapper who climbed the charts as he faced charges for assaulting his ex-girlfriend, was shot dead in Florida on Monday.CreditJack McKain By Jon Caramanica and Joe Coscarelli Jahseh Onfroy, the rapper and singer known as XXXTentacion, whose surge in popularity in the last year and a half — including a No. 1 …

Daily Mail poaches new MailOnline editor from Murdoch’s Fox

The publisher of the Daily Mail has turned to Rupert Murdoch’s Fox News to poach a new chief editor for its websites. Noah Kotch, the editor-in-chief of Fox News Digital, has been named the new editor-in-chief of DailyMail.com and MailOnline. Kotch was previously the founding publisher of Heat Street – a website launched in 2016 …