The 'child whisperer' nanny who kept the bridesmaids and pageboys in line at the royal wedding
If you hadn't been looking for her, you would have missed her entirely. Prince George and Princess Charlotte's nanny blended expertly into the background in St George's Chapel on Saturday, looking on from the sidelines as her little charges and their fellow bridesmaids and page boys performed their duties beautifully. But if Maria Borrallo hadn't been present in the chapel, there is a chance the ceremony might not have gone quite so smoothly. Rehearsals for [...]
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Hillary Clinton brings Russian hat with her to Yale
While delivering the 2018 commencement address at Yale, Hillary Clinton holds up a Russian hat for the crowd. [...]
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Surviving cyclist in satisfactory condition, hospital saysOfficial says bikers tried to scare mountain lion and hit itA mountain biker who survived a cougar attack that killed his friend near Seattle was still hospitalized on Sunday. Harborview Medical Center spokeswoman Susan Gregg said the 31-year-old man was in satisfactory condition. Related: Cougar kills mountain biker and injures another in Washington state Continue reading... [...]
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Arab Israelis in Haifa protest over Gaza killings
Hundreds of Arab Israelis demonstrated Saturday evening in Haifa in solidarity with Gaza, where more than 60 Palestinians have died from Israeli fire in recent days, an AFP reporter said. Protesters shouted "down with the occupation, stop fascism" and denounced the arrests Friday of 19 people in the northern city during a previous rally held in solidarity with Gaza residents. A total of 62 Palestinians have been killed by Israeli gunfire on Monday, [...]
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Texans turn to God as school rocked by latest shooting
Grief-stricken families in southwestern Texas gathered in churches throughout Santa Fe on Sunday seeking spiritual succor following a massacre at the town's high school, the nation's latest mass shooting. As federal investigators search for a motive in the deadly attack, hundreds of people attended an emotional funeral service for a Pakistani exchange student, one of 10 people killed in Friday's rampage. The gunman has been identified as Dimitrios Pagourtzis, a 17-year-old student who [...]
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Principal apologizes for 'insensitive' prom tickets language
CHERRY HILL, N.J. (AP) — The principal of a New Jersey high school has apologized for what he called "insensitive" language on tickets for the upcoming senior prom. [...]
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Iraq's al-Sadr says next government will be 'inclusive'
BAGHDAD (AP) — Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr, whose coalition won the largest number of seats in Iraq's parliamentary elections, has sought to reassure Iraqis about their next government, saying it will be "inclusive" and mindful of their needs. [...]
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Trump Sets Up Showdown With DOJ Over Claims Of Campaign Surveillance
President Donald Trump said on Sunday he intends to direct the Department of [...]
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Move comes after company was accused of bias when two black men were arrested for sitting without ordering anything Starbucks has told its employees to allow all guests to use store facilities, including restrooms, regardless of their spending. Related: Black men arrested in Starbucks settle for $1 each and $200,000 program for young people Continue reading... [...]
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Iran says Europe's support for nuclear deal not enough
By Alissa de Carbonnel TEHRAN (Reuters) - The European Union is not doing enough to preserve the benefits for Iran from the 2015 international nuclear pact following the withdrawal of the United States, Iran's foreign minister told the EU's energy chief on Sunday. Miguel Arias Canete, European Commissioner for energy and climate, said Tehran wanted the 28-nation bloc to act fast to preserve its oil trade with Iran, and to consider making direct [...]
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