R. Kelly convicted of six counts in federal trial in Chicago; co-defendants acquitted

Disgraced singer R. Kelly on Wednesday was convicted of multiple child pornography charges accusing him of sexually abusing his 14-year-old goddaughter on video nearly 20 years ago, but jurors acquitted him of charges he conspired with two associates to cover up the tapes and to obstruct justice in his 2008 child pornography trial in Cook … Read more

Right-wing parties win Swedish election; PM Magdalena Andersson resigns

Andersson became Sweden’s first-ever female prime minister last year and has led the country’s historic bid to join NATO following Russia’s onslaught in Ukraine. Jessica Gow | Afp | Getty Images Swedish Prime Minister Magdalena Andersson has conceded defeat in the country’s close-fought election, paving the way for the far-right Sweden Democrats and allied parties … Read more

Exclusive-Biden urges Mexico to take migrants under the COVID expulsion order he promised to end

By Ted Hesson, Dave Graham and Humeyra Pamuk WASHINGTON/MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – As border crossings have soared to record highs, US President Joe Biden’s administration is quietly pressuring Mexico to accept more migrants from Cuba, Nicaragua and Venezuela under a COVID-19 expulsion order that the White House has publicly sought to end, seven US and … Read more

How Queen Elizabeth II’s style changed royal fashion forever

Queen Elizabeth II was known for her 70 years of unwavering service to the United Kingdom and the Commonwealth — but she’ll also be forever remembered for her regal sense of style. The late monarch, who died on September 8, 2022 at the age of 96, was as much of a fashion icon in her … Read more

Jean-Luc Godard, the Egoless Auteur

In a career that spanned nearly 60 years and includes more than 40 feature films—a career that helped codify one of the most important formal movements in the history of a medium and exploded its potential for political comment—Jean-Luc Godard did virtually everything except make a movie that is two hours long. That habitual brevity … Read more

Armenia reports truce after new clashes with Azerbaijan

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Armenia says truce in place, Azerbaijan silent Deadliest violence since 2020 Armenia says 105 of its soldiers killed over two days Russia and the US deploy diplomatic efforts TBILISI, Sept 14 (Reuters) – A senior Armenian official said late on Wednesday that a truce had been … Read more

Moscow’s local allies were told ‘Russia is here for ever’. Now they flee Ukraine Ukraine

Just weeks ago, Irina was working in the Russian occupation administration in Kupiansk, a large town in northern Ukraine that had been captured days after Vladimir Putin launched his war against the country. But then, as Russian troops fled the city and the Ukrainian army retook occupied territories in the country’s north, she and her … Read more

Thousands pass Queen Elizabeth’s coffin as she lies in state in London

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register People queue up for hours King Charles at Highgrove home List of attendees for funeral processions LONDON, Sept 15 (Reuters) – Mourners from all walks of life filed past the coffin of Queen Elizabeth through the night as she lay in state in London’s ancient Westminster … Read more

The “Bachelorette” Rachel/Gabby – Finale Part 1 Thoughts, Rachel’s Dilemma, Next Bachelor Talk, & Your Daily Roundup – Reality Steve

Share Tweet Share Share Email We had a few of you asking yesterday where the column was and, well, there was no show on Monday so I didn’t think there was much to write about. And next week will be the same thing since next Tuesday is the finale, where this will all wrap up. … Read more

Prime Video Accused Of Buying Praise For ‘The Lord Of The Rings: The Rings Of Power’

Prime Video and The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power is being accused of buying praise from Tolkien and The Lord of the Rings YouTubers and influencers after the show have received positive critical reviews despite massive negative reviews from viewers. Nazanin Boniadi as Bronwyn, Tyroe Muhafidin as Theo, Ismael Cruz Córdova as … Read more