Yours for $200m: how Warhol overtook Picasso to become the most prized artist of the 20th century

The Guardian 09:09 13.04

One of his portraits of Marilyn Monroe is expected to shatter records at auction next month. But was Andy Warhol just an ‘affectless hero’ of the media age? Or was he the greatest and most profound artist of his era?


Singapore hardens opinion against death penalty as ‘sense of injustice’ grows

The Guardian 09:09 13.04

High-profile death row case prompts some Singaporeans to call for executions to be halted though overall support for capital punishment remains high


Former Xinjiang detainee arrives in US to testify over China abuses

The Guardian 09:09 13.04

Ovalbek Turdakun was given special authorization to enter the US after he had been imprisoned in detention camp in China


‘I had blood all over me’: Kramatorsk station attack survivors face long road to recovery

The Guardian 09:09 13.04

Ukrainians who had narrow escape from missile attack are being treated for devastating injuries


New York Lt. Gov. Brian Benjamin resigns after arrest in campaign finance fraud investigation 

NBC News 09:06 13.04

“While the legal process plays out, it is clear to both of us that he cannot continue to serve as New s.jsp?otsikko=Lieutenant">Lieutenant New s.jsp?otsikko=Gov. rnor,”">Gov. rnor,” New York Gov. Kathy Hochul said.


Russia-Ukraine war live updates: Biden calls Russian atrocities 'genocide'

NBC News 09:06 13.04

Fighting in eastern Ukraine is expected to intensify as Russian forces look poised to mount a major offensive that threatens to overwhelm Mariupol.


Body of woman found washed up on Sydney’s Bronte Beach

The Guardian 06:10 13.04

Police confirm the death is not being treated as suspicious after body discovered on northern end of the NSW beach on Wednesday morning


I can’t eat childcare or lower taxes. Australians in poverty have been thrown to the wolves by both parties | Melissa Fisher

The Guardian 06:10 13.04

No one cares about us until the economy needs to be stimulated. We are used to do it then abandoned again


‘Liars and lawbreakers’: what the papers say about Johnson’s Partygate fine

The Guardian 06:10 13.04

The front pages offer differing perspectives on fines issued to Boris Johnson and Rishi Sunak over Covid breaches


Sikh captain and recruits sue Marine Corps over restrictions on religious articles

NBC News 06:06 13.04

The four men say the corps’ restriction on their beards, or kesh, infringes on their freedom of religion.


Inflation hits 40-year high of 8.5 percent due to war in Ukraine, rent hikes

NBC News 06:06 13.04

Gas prices jumped 48 percent year over year, the Bureau of Labor Statistics said.


South Dakota legislators impeach GOP attorney general over fatal 2020 crash

NBC News 06:06 13.04

Jason Ravnsborg was suspended ahead of a Senate trial, which could result in permanent removal from office if a two-thirds majority votes to convict him.


Comedian Gilbert Gottfried died of rare, often overlooked disease

NBC News 06:06 13.04

The beloved comedian had a rare genetic muscle disorder, type II myotonic dystrophy, his publicist said.


Russia-Ukraine war live updates: Biden calls Russian atrocities 'genocide'

NBC News 06:06 13.04

Fighting in eastern Ukraine is expected to intensify as Russian forces look poised to mount a major offensive that threatens to overwhelm Mariupol.


Boxing simply cannot jab and feint its way out of Daniel Kinahan problem | Sean Ingle

The Guardian 03:10 13.04

The US government’s statement on Tyson Fury’s adviser should mean the sport finally listens to concerns


New York lieutenant governor quits after arrest on bribery and fraud charges

The Guardian 03:10 13.04

Democrat Brian Benjamin pleads not guilty in Manhattan to several charges, as arrest creates political crisis for governor Kathy Hochul


California jogger Sherri Papini admits faking her kidnapping in plea deal

The Guardian 03:10 13.04

Papini will plead guilty to lying to authorities and mail fraud over 2016 incident that led to three-week search


Brooklyn shooting: over 20 injured, including 10 shot, in subway attack

The Guardian 03:10 13.04

Biden says ‘we’re not letting up until we find the perpetrator’ as manhunt under way for shooter letting up until we find the perpetrator’ as manhunt under way for shooter


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