Thursday, December 1, 2022
Giorgia Meloni derides immigrants and exalts motherhood, some say, and might seek to erode women's rights, including abortion access. Leader of Italian far-right party Fratelli d'Italia (Brothers of Italy) Giorgia Meloni, addresses supporters during a rally as part of the campaign for general elections, in Piazza Duomo in Milan, Italy on Sept. 11, 2022.Piero Cruciatti [...]
“It’s a risk,” said Vitalii, a National Guard commander whose men are searching for bodies of servicemen from both sides and of civilians. TAP TO UNMUTE Link copied Sept. 18, 2022, 6:25 PM +07 By Associated Press KOZACHA LOPAN, Ukraine — There are still bodies on the battlefield, lying where they fell on farm fields or [...]
Winds of up to 101 mph recorded near the southern island of Yakushima and 20 inches of rainfall expected by Monday. Waves batter the shore in Miyazaki, southern Japan, on Sunday as Typhoon Nanmadol approaches the region.Kyodo News via AP Link copied Sept. 18, 2022, 5:27 PM +07 By Associated Press TOKYO — A powerful typhoon approaching southern Japan pounded [...]
The scale of the military and political setbacks has become too vast for even state media and pro-war activists to ignore, experts and insiders say. “Putin’s biggest threat is himself,”  said Tatiana Stanovaya, a nonresident scholar at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace.Sergei Bobylev / Sputnik, Kremlin Pool via AP Link copied Sept. 18, 2022, [...]
Japan issues a tsunami warning near Okinawa, where officials advised residents to stay clear of the coastline. Firefighters in the search for trapped victims in a collapsed residential building following earthquake in Yuli township in Hualien County, eastern Taiwan, on Sept. 18, 2022.Hualien County Fire Department via AP Link copied Sept. 18, 2022, 4:13 PM [...]
Texas schools will teach about contraceptives, instituting the first new standards for teen sexual health education in more than 20 years. Salena Wells, assistant director of LifeGuard, teaches a sex education class at West Lake High School in Austin, Texas on Oct. 7, 2019.Ilana Panich-Linsman / The Washington Post via Getty Images file Link copied [...]
About 75 items of Ginsburg’s were sold to benefit SOS Children’s Villages, an organization that supports vulnerable children around the world. Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, at the Stanford Memorial Church on Feb. 6, 2017.Josie Lepe / The Mercury News via Getty Images file Link copied Sept. 17, 2022, 4:44 [...]
Should the U.S. see another surge, Americans could find themselves in a similar testing bind as last winter, when at-home tests quickly sold out. alt A laboratory technician prepares Covid-19 patient samples for semi-automatic testing at Northwell Health Labs, in Lake Success, N.Y., on March 11, 2020.John Minchillo / AP file Link copied Sept. 17, [...]
“When I was called and told all appointments that day are cancelled, I got off the phone and cried,” Dan O’Brien, who is eight months pregnant, told NBC News. TAP TO UNMUTE Link copied Sept. 17, 2022, 3:45 PM +07 By Hyder Abbasi LONDON — It began with soccer, Britain's beloved national sport. Then, flights into [...]
Joe Lombardo, the sheriff of Clark County, seeks to replicate a strategy employed by Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin last year. Republican gubernatorial candidate Joe Lombardo at a primary-night party in Las Vegas on June 14. John Locher / AP file Link copied Sept. 17, 2022, 3:30 PM +07 By Adam Edelman Locked in a tight race for [...]
Ramaphosa has refrained from condemning Russia, and his country has maintained a neutral stance on the conflict. President Joe Biden walks with South African President Cyril Ramaphosa at the G-7 summit in Cornwall, England, on June 12, 2021.Leon Neal / PA via AP file Link copied Sept. 16, 2022, 8:24 PM +07 By Rebecca Shabad WASHINGTON [...]
The move could leave state officials open to contempt of court charges, which in some cases can lead to jail time for offenders, one law professor noted. Montana District Judge Michael Moses gestures during a court hearing over a state health department rule that prevents transgender people from changing their birth certificates in Billings, Mont. [...]
A wave of insurance company bankruptcies has jacked up premiums — and stoked worries that the Gulf Coast will become too expensive a place to live as the climate changes. A string of devastating storms in 2020 and 2021 has forced many Louisiana insurers out of business or out of the state and left thousands [...]
The teen, a student at Apex Academy, was taken into custody on suspicion of manslaughter Thursday morning. Police said he was found with pills suspected to be laced with fentanyl. TAP TO UNMUTE Link copied Sept. 16, 2022, 7:54 PM +07 By Marlene Lenthang A 15-year-old boy has been arrested in connection with the overdose death [...]
“It was an extreme event,” climatologist Massimiliano Fazzini said. TAP TO UNMUTE Link copied Sept. 16, 2022, 7:38 PM +07 / Updated Sept. 16, 2022, 8:25 PM +07 / Source: Associated Press By Associated Press Floodwaters triggered by heavy rainfall have swept through several towns in a hilly region of central Italy, leaving 10 people dead and at least four missing, authorities said. [...]
Biden gave back to teachers in Knoxville, Tennessee, by transforming their lounge to help them recharge throughout the day. TAP TO UNMUTE Sept. 13, 2022, 8:30 PM +07 / Updated Sept. 13, 2022, 11:38 PM +07 / Source: TODAY By Anna Kaplan First lady Jill Biden visited an elementary school in Knoxville, Tennessee, to celebrate educators already in the profession, inspire those [...]
The sexual assault charges against Colby Jordan Ryan, 26, were dismissed without prejudice, meaning additional charges can be filed in the future, according to the Maricopa County Attorney’s Office. Lori Vallow Daybell's son Colby Ryan talks to reporters during the hearing for Daybell in Rexburg, Idaho, on March 6, 2020.John Roark / The Idaho Post-Register [...]
For nonbinary athletes, the qualifying standards will be the same as those in the women’s field. TAP TO UNMUTE Sept. 13, 2022, 10:39 PM +07 By Reuters Athletes will have the option to register as nonbinary in the 2023 edition of the Boston Marathon, the Boston Athletic Association said. Recommended SPORTSTennis legend Roger Federer announces his [...]
“It has a history of being part of war booty or trophies taken as the result of war in South Asia. So in a lot of ways, it is a symbol of plunder and represents the long history of plunder imperialism,” a history professor said. The Queen Mother's coffin, the wreath of white flowers and [...]
The former British prime minister also spoke about his personal relationship with the queen and the surreal feeling of getting served by her at annual meals in Balmoral.  / TAP TO UNMUTE Sept. 13, 2022, 7:44 PM +07 By Scott Stump Tony Blair was only a few months into his tenure as British prime minister in [...]
Federer, who has won 20 Grand Slam singles titles, will play in one final ATP event next week before retiring from the tour after 24 years. TAP TO UNMUTE Sept. 15, 2022, 8:46 PM +07 By Scott Stump Roger Federer, who has won 20 Grand Slam singles titles and a men's record eight Wimbledon titles, announced [...]
Elizabeth II, in full Elizabeth Alexandra Mary, officially Elizabeth II, by the Grace of God, of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and of her other realms and territories Queen, Head of the Commonwealth, Defender of the Faith, (born April 21, 1926, London, England—died September 8, 2022, Balmoral Castle, Aberdeenshire, Scotland), queen of the United [...]
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Queen Elizabeth II served from 1952 to 2022 as reigning monarch of the United Kingdom (England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland) and numerous other realms and territories, as well as head of the Commonwealth, the group of 53 sovereign nations that includes many former British territories. Extremely popular for nearly all of her long reign, [...]
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Queen Elizabeth II of Great Britain was the longest-reigning monarch in British history. She celebrated 70 years on the throne in June 2022 with her Platinum Jubilee. Who Was Queen Elizabeth II? Queen Elizabeth II became queen on February 6, 1952, and was crowned on June 2, 1953. She was the mother of Prince Charles, heir [...]
The death of Queen Elizabeth II is being mourned in Britain and around the world. The country’s longest-reigning monarch died Thursday at age 96. Large crowds gathered outside Buckingham Palace in central London, while tributes poured in from across the country and around the world. Fears about the queen's health had been growing as the royal family rushed [...]
VIEW GALLERY Queen Elizabeth II, 1926-2022 Queen Elizabeth II, 96, who served as queen of the United Kingdom and the Commonwealth realms for 70 years, died at Balmoral Castle in Scotland on September 8, 2022. During her reign, the queen met with every U.S. President beginning with Harry S. Truman, with the exception of Lyndon [...]
The longest-ever reign of Queen Elizabeth II, the only monarch most of her subjects have ever known, is over. Elizabeth Alexandra Mary Windsor died Thursday at Balmoral Castle, her estate in Scotland. She was 96. Loaded: 9.88% Pause Current Time 0:02 / Duration 1:00 HQ Captions Fullscreen Britain's longest reigning-monarch Queen Elizabeth ll dies at 96 Unmute 0 View on Watch  [...]
Queen Elizabeth II's coffin leaves St. Giles' Cathedral in Edinburgh on Tuesday. Petr Josek/AP CNN —  Queen Elizabeth II’s coffin has left Edinburgh on its way to London, accompanied by the deceased monarch’s only daughter, Princess Anne. It is being flown to west London’s RAF Northolt airbase in a C-17 Globemaster transport plane, before it is [...]
A strikingly broad subpoena sweep against more than 30 former officials and campaign aides of ex-President Donald Trump represents the clearest sign yet of the seriousness of the Department of Justice’s criminal probe into events surrounding the US Capitol insurrection. The gambit, revealed on Monday, also shows that while Trump may succeed in slowing a separate investigation into the retention [...]
Burned-out tanks and trucks emblazoned with Russia’s signature ‘Z’ symbol lie at the side of the road, gutted and red with new rust. A collapsed bridge is covered in signs warning of landmines. Further along, the wreckage of a car is left alongside a destroyed petrol station surrounded by the debris of shelling. These are [...]
Queen Elizabeth the II passed away on Thursday according to a statement released from Buckingham Palace. The queen was 96 and died from health complications at the family’s royal estate in Scotland. According to ABC News, ” The news of her death came just hours after the palace announced that the queen’s doctors were “concerned” about her health and were [...]
The Queen is dead, long live the King. Queen Elizabeth II passed away at the age of 96 on Thursday, ending the longest reign of a British monarch and what was widely considered to be the second-longest reign of any monarch in world history. In her place, the former heir and Prince of Wales, Charles [...]
The 2022 iPhone 14 is open for pre-ordering, and will arrive later in September. There are four new iPhone models this year that bring improvements to battery life, cameras, safety, and more. When Will the iPhone 14 Be Released? Apple showed the iPhone 14 lineup on September 7 at its most recent Apple event. Pre-ordering started [...]
When you think of the UK, it’s impossible not to conjure up an image of Her Majesty the Queen, so synonymous was the 96-year-old royal with the island nation. In the afternoon of Thursday, September 8 Bucking Palace announced on the Royal.uk website that the Queen had passed away. 'The Queen died peacefully at Balmoral this afternoon,' read [...]
Death draws to a close Britain’s second Elizabethan era and heralds the reign of her son, King Charles III Britain mourns death of Queen Elizabeth - latest updates Queen Elizabeth II in her robes on the occasion of her coronation in June 1953. Photograph: Cecil Beaton/Camera Press Caroline Davies Thu 8 Sep 2022 22.14 BST Queen [...]
The monarch was a constant and reassuring figure as she helped lead her country through a period of radical shifts in the latter half of the 20th century. By Adrian Higgins September 8, 2022 at 1:32 p.m. EDT Queen Elizabeth II, photographed in 2013. (Phil Wilkinson/Scotsman/PA Wire/Press Association Images) Listen 21 min Gift Article Share Queen Elizabeth [...]
Previous VideoPauseNext Video Unmute Current Time 0:23 Loaded: 48.77% Remaining Time -2:14 Captions Play in full-screen WATCH: Queen Elizabeth’s Transformation Through the Years Thursday marked the end of nearly a century of Queen Elizabeth II’s life and rule as a monarch, and the United Kingdom is very much mourning her passing. They may be heartened to know the late royal [...]
Britain was engulfed in grief when Queen Elizabeth II passed away, hundreds of people brought flowers and candles to Buckingham Palace to commemorate her. BALMORAL, Scotland, Sept 8 (Reuters) - Queen Elizabeth, Britain's longest-reigning monarch, the nation's figurehead and a towering presence on the world stage for seven decades, died peacefully at her home in [...]
A royal expert is sounding an alarm, saying new photographs of Queen Elizabeth II show the beloved monarch “fading away before our very eyes.” Daniela Elser penned an op-ed for Australian outlet News.com.AU on Friday, saying images of the queen greeting New South Wales Governor Margaret Beazley in the UK last week were “nothing short of alarming.” The snaps [...]
September 11, 2022 7:48am  Updated Thousands gather outside the gates of Buckingham Palace on Sept. 13, 2001 to honor those lost in the Sept. 11 attacks.AFP via Getty Images Two days following the Sept. 11 attacks in 2001, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II ordered the daily ceremonial parade to break a 600-year tradition to show solidarity [...]
Feuding royal brothers Prince William and Prince Harry publicly reunited Saturday amid global mourning for their grandmother, Queen Elizabeth II. The two princes and their wives – Kate, the new Princess of Wales, and Meghan Markle, the Duchess of Sussex — strolled together outside Windsor Castle to thank the crowds that had gathered there to [...]
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The late Queen Elizabeth II was the longest-reigning monarch in British history, claiming the throne for 70 years. At 96, she also held the distinction of the longest-lived British monarch. Britain's Queen Elizabeth tours the Foreign and Commonwealth Office during a visit to mark her Diamond Jubilee, London, December 18, 2012. Alastair Grant/Reuters, FILE She became queen on [...]
The iPhone 14 arrives as Apple's best smartphone to date. Sporting an impressive array of features, including satellite connectivity, an enhanced TrueDepth camera, and crash detection, it's an excellent all-around handset. Thankfully, Apple kept pricing the same. While we'd prefer a processor upgrade and notch-less design, Apple's iPhone 14 is still a fantastic piece of [...]
The U.S. Expands Sanctions Against Russia to Include the Accounting, Trust and Corporate Formation Services, and Management Consulting Sectors of the Russian Economy and Expands Export Controls to Russian Industrial and Commercial Sectors On Sunday, May 8, 2022, the Secretary of the Treasury issued two determinations pursuant to the authority granted by the U.S. President [...]
King Charles III gave his first speech Friday afternoon following the death of Queen Elizabeth, and he paid tribute to his late mother while pledging to serve as the new monarch "with loyalty, respect and love." The King spoke from the monarch's official residence, Balmoral Castle, and shared his grief and sorrow with the world. "Throughout her life, Her Majesty [...]
iphone14event In this article… Modular design A new look Lower prices You might like Share:      OPINION: We’re less than 12 hours away from Apple kicking off its Far Out event, where it’s expected to launch its new iPhone 14 line of phones, Apple Watch 8 wearables and updates to its AirPods line of earbuds. And while there have been [...]
Apple September is here, which begs the annual question: Is it time to ditch your old iPhone for the shiny new one? The new $799 iPhone 14, $899 iPhone 14 Plus, $999 iPhone 14 Pro and $1,099 iPhone 14 Pro Max are all up for preorder now, and they’re seriously promising devices. You can expect improved cameras and battery life across [...]
Here's what we know about the iPhone 14 Apple announced the new iPhone 14 and iPhone 14 Plus. The iPhone 14 Plus delivers a big 6.7-inch display to those who want a larger canvas, and the iPhone 14 offers a more compact 6.1-inch display. Here's a quick overview of all of the new iPhone 14 [...]