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Prince Harry and 'Pa' Prince Charles team up to save planet in surprise joint-appearance

The Prince of Wales and his younger son Prince Harry have joined forces in a rare public appearance together, to lend their weight to a campaign to save the planet.<p>Prince Harry supported his father as he delivered a major speech about saving coral reefs, adding his star power to raise awareness of …

White House reels as FBI director contradicts official claims about alleged abuser

The White House struggled Tuesday to contain a widening crisis over its handling of domestic violence allegations against a senior official, as it reeled after sworn testimony by the FBI chief directly contradicted what President Trump’s aides had presented as the official version of events.<p>FBI …

Donald Trump

Prince William Knows About The Unrealistic Beauty Standards On Social Media

Prince William isn’t a regular dad, he’s a cool dad. Which is why when he surprised a group of students at London’s Burlington Danes Academy on …

All sides claim budget win; immigration fight looks tougher

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican leaders, top Democrats and President Donald Trump are all claiming big wins in the $400 billion budget agreement signed into law Friday. But the push to pass the massive legislation underscored enduring divisions within both parties, and those rifts are likely to make …

Immigration

Sneaky, Sneaky: Meghan Markle Would Talk About Prince Harry in Code on the Set of Suits

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry first struck up a romance in May 2016 after being set up by a mutual friend, but it wasn't until six months later that they finally went public. Still, that doesn't mean their relationship was a total secret to everyone. According to Meghan's former <b>Suits</b> costar, her …

Meghan Markle

Trump taking tougher stance on Russia nuclear threat

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration on Friday announced it will continue much of the Obama administration's nuclear weapons policy, but take a more aggressive stance toward Russia. It said Russia must be convinced it would face "unacceptably dire costs" if it were to threaten even a limited …

North Korea

Trump escalates attacks on FBI leadership. This time claiming agency favored Democrats over Republicans.

President Trump on Friday accused the top leadership of the Justice Department and FBI of favoring Democrats and having “politicized the sacred investigative process,” posting an incendiary tweet hours before the expected release of a controversial congressional memo alleging surveillance abuses by …

Donald Trump
Russia

House Intel Committee votes to release Nunes memo on FBI

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The House Intelligence Committee voted along party lines Monday to publicly release a classified memo written by Republicans alleging FBI abuses in the agency's surveillance, an aggressive move that could feed a GOP push to undercut special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation …

Donald Trump

Inside the mysterious LA sex club that costs up to $75,000 a year and is rumored to have hosted Gwyneth Paltrow as a guest

Snctm, a members-only elite sex club that hosts international events, is in hot water — and it could potentially jeopardize the privacy of its wealthy members.<p>The club — where a basic membership costs $20,000, while the special "Violet Key membership" for male members is a one-time payment of $1 …

Bow Ties

Hillary Clinton Let Him Stay. Women Say His Harassment Continued.

Constant touching, inappropriate comments, and an untenable work environment: A woman who worked on Hillary Clinton’s campaign made those complaints about her boss, a faith and values adviser, in 2007. He was punished, but not fired, by Clinton. Six years later, still in her world, he landed the …

Canada's Bombardier wins big over Boeing in trade dispute

Canadian plane maker Bombardier (BDRAF) scored a huge win in its ongoing trade dispute with Boeing.<p>The U.S. International Trade Commission voted unanimously Friday that Boeing (BA)was not harmed by Bombardier and its all-new C Series jet.<p>The vote effectively shelves two tariffs, totaling nearly …

Aviation

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Already Have a Signature Pose — and It's Royally Adorable

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are breaking boundaries with their royal romance, especially when it comes to their adorable PDA. While the Duke and …

Dell Mulls Return to Market Four Years After Going Private

Just over four years since Michael Dell took his namesake PC company private, the billionaire is considering taking Dell Technologies public again in …

IT

Trump Ordered Mueller Fired, but Backed Off When White House Counsel Threatened to Quit

WASHINGTON — President Trump ordered the firing last June of Robert S. Mueller III, the special counsel overseeing the Russia investigation, according to four people told of the matter, but ultimately backed down after the White House counsel threatened to resign rather than carry out the directive.<p>…

Donald Trump

Prince Harry Returns to One of His Favorite Places — Without Meghan Markle

Prince Harry has returned to the place where he has said, “I feel more like myself than anywhere in the world.”<p>The royal groom-to-be, 33, is …

European Stocks, Wall Street Futures Slide as Dollar Rout Continues

European stocks slipped lower in early Thursday trading, while U.S. equity futures weakened amid another rough day for the dollar on foreign exchange …

Mueller seeks to question Trump about Flynn and Comey departures

Special counsel Robert S. Mueller III is seeking to question President Trump in the coming weeks about his decisions to oust national security adviser Michael Flynn and FBI Director James B. Comey, according to two people familiar with his plans.<p>Mueller's interest in the events that led Trump to …

Donald Trump

Meghan Markle Is About To Attend An Awards Ceremony With Prince Harry

The soon-to-be-royal will join her fiancé at the annual Endeavour Fund Awards at Goldsmiths' Hall in London.<p>Just days after their official visit to …

The Royal Family Is Looking for Someone to Help Manage Their Social Media. Here’s How to Apply

The job promises attendance at Palace engagements, including garden parties<p>You may not be royalty, but you have an opportunity to live like it for at …

Buckingham Palace

Bank of America has found the formula for a market meltdown — and we're dangerously close

The scorching-hot stock market is fresh off yet another week of new record highs, yet one glaring question remains: When will it all come crashing down?<p>The global investment strategy team at Bank of America Merrill Lynch has an idea.<p>The firm, which has repeatedly warned of investor overexuberance, …

Stock Markets

Meet Hyon Song-wol, North Korea's 'Spice Girl' whose execution was greatly exaggerated

She leads North Korea's answer to the "Spice Girls", was rumoured to have been Kim Jong-un's girlfriend, and was reportedly executed by firing squad.<p>Having been the subject of such fevered speculation for years, Hyon Song-wol was greeted by a barrage of camera flashes as she arrived in Seoul on …

North Korea

'It Had Never Been Done on Television Before': The Oral History of Breaking Bad

Creator Vince Gilligan, stars Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul, and others reflect on how an offbeat show about a drug-dealing schoolteacher revolutionized television forever.<p>Television changed the night of January 20, 2008: <i>Breaking Bad</i>, a bold and singular drama about a downtrodden, dying high school …

TV

Meghan Markle's New Palace Aide Accompanied Actress During Cardiff Visit

Meghan Markle has found her new palace aide.<p>On Thursday, Markle and Prince Harry visited Cardiff Castle. Many noticed that there was a woman who was …

‘Black Lightning’ Is the Black Superhero Television’s Been Waiting For

The new CW series will blow you away.<p>Black Lightning debuted in the pages of DC Comics in April 1977 as their first starring black superhero. He was …

Comics

'Mary and the Witch's Flower' shows where Japanese animation can go after Studio Ghibli

It's hard work, building a dream world of magic.<p>That's especially true when emerging from the shadow of some of the world's most renowned cinema architects — the legendary Studio Ghibli. After all, Ghibli was led creatively by the two most revered figures in Japanese animation: Hayao Miyazaki and …

Government shutdown 2018: All 18 previous government shutdowns, explained

Congressional leaders once let funding expire because they didn’t want to miss a fundraiser.<p>If Congress does nothing, then at midnight on Friday, January 19, the federal government will shut down. And with no deal in sight on funding the Children’s Health Insurance Program or offering relief to …

Ronald Reagan

Inside Obama’s midterm campaign plans

In his first year back in private life, the former president has struggled with how to challenge his successor, but as the midterms approach he's preparing to take on a bigger political role.<p>Since leaving office, Barack Obama has struggled with how to do what no modern president has: take on his …

Government

Prince William’s new haircut shows confidence, claims hair expert

Prince William’s new haircut demonstrates confidence, a hair expert has claimed.<p>Earlier today, Prince William revealed a much shorter hairstyle while …

Hair