King Charles wraps up triumphant state visit to Germany | CNN

A version of this story appeared in the March 31 edition of CNN’s Royal News, a weekly dispatch bringing you the inside track on Britain’s royal family. Sign up here. Hamburg, Germany CNN  —  Another week, another royal trip. This week, we joined King Charles and Queen Consort Camilla as they embarked on their historic … Read more

April 1, 2023 Trump indictment news

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis at an event in Des Moines, Iowa, on March 10. (Scott Olson/Getty Images/FILE) Republican lawmakers and former elected officials have spoken out about former President Donald Trump’s historic indictment, many of them dismissing the allegations of misconduct as politically motivated. Here are some of the latest comments from officials and figures … Read more

Emahoy Tsegué-Maryam Guèbrou, Ethiopian nun and piano virtuoso, dies at 99

Emahoy Tsegué-Maryam Guèbrou, a classically trained musician who once abandoned music for a hermit-like life as nun in her native Ethiopia and later returned to the piano with a genre-defying blend of Western and Ethiopian influences, died March 26 at her convent in Jerusalem. She was 99. Her niece, Hanna Kebbede, confirmed the death but … Read more

A look at Donald Trump’s arraignment schedule ahead of Tuesday court appearance

Law enforcement officials have worked out the details of how former President Trump will be escorted to his alleged hush money scandal-related arraignment on Tuesday. A source told Fox News that Trump is expected to arrive at the 100 Centre Street courthouse in New York City at around 11 a.m. on Tuesday morning.  The arraignment … Read more

Josiah Gray struggles through first outing as Braves drub Nationals, 7-1

Josiah Gray stared at the ball off the bat of Matt Olson as it soared through the air, hoping it wouldn’t carry far enough into the seats. Maybe the ball would land in Lane Thomas’s glove. Maybe he wouldn’t allow his second straight homer to start the game after Ronald Acuña Jr. hit one out … Read more

‘Yellowjackets’ Shows Us the Teenage Girlhood We Were Hungry For

Retrospection is in the air. Younger millennials, apparently, are rewatching “Girls” in record numbers to parse the just-vanished particulars of their early 20s. Before “Yellowjackets,” I binged “Fleishman Is in Trouble” and was totally caught up in the backward excavation of its hapless middle-aged characters. I exchanged texts with my peers about the promised reappearance … Read more

Pope Francis Quips He’s ‘Still Alive’ After Hospital Stay

Pope Francis returned to the Vatican on Saturday morning after a three-day hospital stay during which he was treated for bronchitis, raising new concerns about the health of the aging pontiff, who had major surgery in 2021 and now often uses a cane or a wheelchair because of knee problems and sciatica. Francis, 86, left … Read more

Lukashenko says Putin could deploy more powerful Russian nuclear weapons in Belarus | CNN

CNN  —  Russia could place powerful strategic nuclear weapons in Belarus, on top of the tactical nuclear warheads Moscow is already planning to deploy there, Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko said during a national address on Friday. Russian President Vladimir Putin announced last week that Moscow would complete the construction of a storage facility for tactical … Read more

Trans activists march on state capitols nationwide as cloud of Nashville Christian school shooting looms

Transgender activists this week have been occupying state capitol buildings across the country to protest legislation placing restrictions on gender transition procedures for children and the teaching of gender identity in the classroom. The protests came the same week police identified a transgender individual as the shooter responsible for murdering six people, including three 9-year-old … Read more

Steelers prank NFL world with Snoop Dogg tweet on April Fools’ Day

The Pittsburgh Steelers played a great April Fools’ Day prank on Saturday. The team announced that they signed had wide receiver Calvin Broadus Jr. Broadus is famously known as the rapper Snoop Dogg. The team appeared to show Broadus catching a pass and provided a link to the “release” about the key acquisition. CLICK HERE … Read more