Spanish monarch’s sister and husband break up after 25 years

Spanish monarch’s sister and husband break up after 25 years

MADRID — The sister of Spain’s King Felipe VI, Cristina de Borbon, and her husband, Inaki Urdangarin, are announcing the end of their marriage after nearly 25 years together, Spain’s… Read more
Several wounded in shooting in German city; gunman dead

Several wounded in shooting in German city; gunman dead

BERLIN — A lone gunman opened fire Monday during a packed lecture at Heidelberg University in southwestern Germany and wounded four people — one of them fatally — before killing… Read more
NATO outlines ‘deterrence’ plan as tensions with Russia soar

NATO outlines ‘deterrence’ plan as tensions with Russia soar

WASHINGTON — At President Joe Biden’s direction, the Pentagon is putting about 8,500 U.S.-based troops on heightened alert for potential deployment to Europe to reassure allies amid rising fears of… Read more
Valentine’s Day jewelry gift ideas: From affordable to outrageous

Valentine’s Day jewelry gift ideas: From affordable to outrageous

Getty Images On Valentine’s Day, we express love and gratitude to the people in our lives. Our loved ones, family and friends are given tokens of affection. It’s great to… Read more
How to watch the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics

How to watch the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics

This year’s Winter Olympics will be the second Olympic Games that have been held amid ongoing pandemics. It will also introduce seven new events. MLADEN ANTONOV/AFP via Getty Images This… Read more
Beautiful Valentine’s Day Flowers You Can Buy Online

Beautiful Valentine’s Day Flowers You Can Buy Online

Flowers are a classic Valentine’s Day gift, and can easily be delivered to their doorstep if ordered online in time. Getty Images Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, and… Read more
The “Mega” Iceberg melts in the ocean, releasing 152 billion tonnes of freshwater

The “Mega” Iceberg melts in the ocean, releasing 152 billion tonnes of freshwater

When the huge A 68A giant iceberg broke off from its ice shelf on July 2017,, it was the sixth largest iceberg ever recorded. It now has more than half… Read more
Prominent Turkish journalist is jailed after quoting proverb deemed ‘insulting’ to Erdogan

Prominent Turkish journalist is jailed after quoting proverb deemed ‘insulting’ to Erdogan

ISTANBUL — A prominent Turkish journalist was jailed Saturday after being charged with “insulting” President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, in what her lawyer and media advocacy groups described as an unusually… Read more
Tennis Australia defends banning ‘Where is Peng Shuai?’ messages at Australian Open

Tennis Australia defends banning ‘Where is Peng Shuai?’ messages at Australian Open

Tennis fans at the Australian Open were asked by tournament security to remove T-shirts bearing the words “Where is Peng Shuai?” in reference to uncertainty surrounding the tennis player. Tennis… Read more
Israeli soldiers blindfolded and gagged elderly Palestinian American later found dead: Leaked report

Israeli soldiers blindfolded and gagged elderly Palestinian American later found dead: Leaked report

JERUSALEM — A leaked summary of an Israeli investigation into the death of a Palestinian American in the West Bank after Israeli troops detained him this month suggested that no… Read more