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Legendary team's 1921 Everest album

Legendary team's 1921 Everest album

Science
British mountaineer George Mallory took his last breath on the imperious slopes of Everest in 1924.But three years before that, he made history as part of the first British reconnaissance expedition to the world's highest peak.Led by soldier and explorer Charles Howard-Bury, this was the first group of Westerners to set foot on Everest.Mallory and fellow climber Guy Bullock made it 23,000ft up the mountain via the North Col, on Everest's north ridge, before searing winds forced them to turn back. Their journey proved that there was indeed a path to the top of the world. These are the pictures they took on the way:The rocky shot below was captured on the Kyetrak Glacier on Cho Oyo, a mountain who...
Legendary investor Bill Miller: Market could be headed for a 'melt-up' of 30%

Legendary investor Bill Miller: Market could be headed for a 'melt-up' of 30%

Finance
Worried about higher interest rates putting a dent on the stock market's rip-roaring rally? Fear not, a rise in rates will actually help stocks, according to legendary investor Bill Miller."Those 10-year yields go through 2.6 percent and head towards 3 percent, I think we could have the kind of melt-up we had in 2013, where we had the market go up 30 percent," Miller, the founder of Miller Value Partners, told CNBC's "Closing Bell" on Tuesday. "If we can get the 10-year towards that 3 percent level, you'll see the same thing.""In 2013, people finally began to lose money in bonds. They took money out of bond funds and put it into equity funds," Miller said.Miller is considered one of the best investors ever, after beating the market for 15 years in a row while working at Legg Mason. Stocks...
Legendary Hollywood actor accused of assault in shock claims

Legendary Hollywood actor accused of assault in shock claims

Entertainment
GETTYWHO IS THE ACTOR? Star cannot be named for legal reasons The film legend, who Daily Star Online cannot name for legal reasons, is said to have committed an assault.In a post published and circuited widely on social media, the actor's name is referenced alongside Harvey Weinstein.The A-lister is also starting to trend on Google.The woman who is alleging the claims says it is "time dominoes fell".Harvey Weinstein's leading ladies Harvey Weinstein best known for films like Shakespeare in Love and Pulp fiction with his most famous leading ladies.Getty Images Harvey Weinstein and Gwyneth Paltrow win Academy Award for Shakespeare in Love, 1999 GETTYLOW PROFILE: Harvey Weinstein is said to be in a rehab clinic for a 'sex addiction'An unnamed insider told The S...