Get set for the society wedding of the year! Count of Osorno, the grandson of Spain’s richest woman, is engaged to his heiress girlfriend after two years of dating

She became a fixture of the international jet-set, hosting Audrey Hepburn and Jackie Kennedy on their visits to Spain and turning her Madrid palace over to French designer Yves Saint Laurent to stage a Dior fashion show in 1959.

Trump Made It Clear He Wants The Supreme Court To Shut Down Vote Counting After Election Day

“There’s gonna be more voters now than ever before in the history of voting. Period,” Sue Milligan said as she waited to get on board the yellow school bus that brought several hundred supporters to the farm. “And I think this is one of the biggest elections, and I think that the people are willing […]

‘I just love sex. I once counted the number of partners I’d had… don’t even ask!’: It’s the memoir of the year – now read JAN MOIR’s interview with BARBARA AMIEL that’s so frank and funny you’ll never look at whipped cream the same way again

‘My bosom went out of the window — you don’t realise how much fat it is. When I started buying haute couture, I was a decent 130 pounds. Now, even though I eat a box or two of biscuits a day, plus porridge and everything else, I am still stuck at about 111 pounds.’

Give China a cheer for making polluters pay

Beijing could have done better. Support from the top, plus an unparalleled ability to push through change at scale, give the country a significant advantage. At the same time, China’s command-economy traits make it tough to apply a market-based solution, especially one that isn’t producing the right numbers elsewhere either. For one, power market reform is a work in […]

Voters Wait Up to 10 Hours in Line to Vote in Critical Georgia County

“Lines are inconvenient, but I also think they reflect that people stand in line however long it takes to make sure their voice is heard,” Boyce told Newsweek. “I think it also reflects that people stand in line not just for themselves but for the legacy of those who went before them to ensure they […]

Jerry Harris Allegedly Raped A 15-Year-Old Boy In A Bathroom At A Cheerleading Event

Casting him as a “brazen sexual predator” who could not control his urges, prosecutors said it would be unsafe to release him into the community before his trial. They said that since his arrest they had spoken with “multiple other victims who all describe near identical criminal conduct by Harris involving the sexual exploitation of […]

2020 Election Live Updates: Mail ballot numbers keep climbing in California

1:14 p.m. Gavin Newsom avoids taking position on Prop. 22: Gov. Gavin Newsom and his wife, Jennifer Siebel Newsom, voted Thursday at the Golden 1 Center in Sacramento, one of numerous NBA arenas opened nationwide as voting sites. Although he took positions on nearly all 12 initiatives on the ballot this fall, he declined to […]

2020 Election Live Updates: Prop. 16 foe Ward Connerly calls white nationalists ‘super patriots’; Trump wants to ‘outlaw’ sanctuary city practices

12:35 p.m. Trump, Biden hold dueling Florida rallies: President Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden held a series of rallies in Florida on Thursday. The candidates are essentially tied in the state, polls indicate: Real Clear Politics’ polling average has Biden up by 1.4 points. If Biden wins Florida’s 29 electoral votes, it could all […]

How George Wallace Harnessed Hate

“He don’t have no hobbies,” declares an old crony from Wallace’s hometown. “He don’t do any honest work. He don’t drink. He ain’t got but one serious appetite, and that’s votes.” It is the recollection of one official in Wallace’s home county that since 1947 there has been only one election in which Wallace’s name […]

Macron’s moment: Beirut walkabout shows retail politics talent

Three years into his term, Macron, whose pragmatic approach to foreign affairs one analyst has defined as “dealing with the world as it is, while making clear what you stand for”, struts the global arena with a conviction – if not always the results – that has led some to see him as a white […]