Princess Anne: The Princess Royal’s funniest moments over the years

Donald Trump’s visit The Princess Royal inadvertently made headlines during Donald Trump’s 2019 state visit to Britain, when she was caught on camera seemingly being scolded by her mother, the Queen. A clip showed the monarch greeting guests at a reception held at Buckingham Palace. Anne could be seen standing off to one side – […]

Red Cross slammed for its Sandy, Isaac storm response

The Red Cross stationed hundreds of volunteers in Tampa, Florida, and kept them there long after it became clear that Isaac would bypass the city, according to the report. The report also found many volunteers used up their available time in Tampa and never did go to storm-hit areas.

‘The narrative is we don’t sell records’: the black female singers uncredited by the UK industry

Many of these women have tried to forge independent careers as solo singers, but it can be difficult to make that leap. “When your voice is in high demand, it’s hard to choose between wanting to be a solo artist or getting paid,” says Laura, a singer who asked us not to use her real […]

Lawsuit Claims Cost of Protest Gear Violates Seattle Protesters’ Civil Rights

Because the Seattle Police Department has acted above and outside the law in dispensing its unbridled force, and the City has failed to prevent same, the government effect is to establish a de facto protest tax: individual protesters subjected to SPD’s unabated and indiscriminate violence now must purchase cost-prohibitive gear to withstand munitions — even […]

Lyra McKee funeral: politicians urged to seize the moment

“Why in God’s name does it take the death of a 29-year-old woman with her whole life in front of her to get us to this point?” said Fr Martin Magill, addressing a congregation which included a rare gathering of all Northern Ireland’s main political players. His rebuke electrified the service.

Isaias Drenches MD, 1.1M Without Power On East Coast, 1 NC Death

After 8:30 a.m., the National Weather Service reported up to 2 inches of rain had fallen. With 1 to 2 more inches expected in the next hour, officials issued a flash flood warning in effect until 12:15 p.m. for Baltimore City as well as Anne Arundel, Baltimore and Prince George’s counties.

Your Royal Shiness! Army of cleaners polish the silver and dust the chandeliers at Windsor Castle as staff prepare for big reopening tomorrow after lockdown

‘The closure to the public of Windsor Castle, the Palace of Holyroodhouse, the Royal Mews at Buckingham Palace, and the Queen’s Galleries in London and Edinburgh has had a very significant and serious impact on our finances, as we are entirely funded by visitor income from admissions and related retail sales.’ 

Smiley: If you’re lost, just ask Phideaux

Special People Dept.Dr. James Traynham, of Baton Rouge, former LSU chemistry professor, department chair, vice chancellor for research and Graduate School dean, celebrates his 95th birthday Wednesday, August 5.Rosa Daigle, of Watson, celebrates her 93rd birthday Wednesday, August 5.Roland and Carmen Generes Gravois, of Gonzales, celebrate their 70th anniversary Wednesday, August 5. They were “college […]

100 Pop-Culture Things That Make You a Millennial

Today, the fact that many blockbusters are nearly three hours long is enraging. But back in 1997, when we first saw this lengthy love story, we were in such awe of it — the special effects, Leonardo DiCaprio’s face, James Cameron’s attention to detail (the plates!) — that we wanted it to go on forever. […]

When did Dog the Bounty Hunter live in Hawaii?

The show ended in 2012 after eight seasons and was replaced in 2013 by Dog and Beth: On The Hunt, a spin-off series starring both Duane and Beth.