Everything fans need to know

Disney fans have a lot to look forward to in the next couple of years at Disneyland and Walt Disney World. Disney Parks, Experiences, and Products Chairman Josh D’Amaro dropped a slew of new announcements Sunday at Disney’s D23 Expo in Anaheim, California, including opening dates for several highly anticipated attractions like TRON Lightcycle Run … Read more

Prince William, Kate lack Prince Harry, Meghan’s ‘affection’

Prince William and Kate Middleton had a noticeably different approach to handling the general public than Prince Harry and wife Meghan Markle as they greeted hundreds of people outside of Windsor Castle who were mourning the loss of Queen Elizabeth II who died on Thursday at the age of 96 . Body language expert Tonya … Read more

China’s Xi heads abroad to promote strategic role

BEIJING (AP) — President Xi Jinping is using his first trip abroad since the start of the pandemic to promote China’s strategic ambitions at a summit with Russia’s Vladimir Putin and other leaders of a Central Asian security group. The Chinese leader is promoting a “Global Security Initiative” announced in April following the formation of … Read more

Ricky Martin’s attorney denies new sexual assault claims: ‘Completely untethered from reality’

Attorneys for Ricky Martin – dubbed as the ‘Latin King of Pop’ – have rejected sexual assault claims from the artist’s nephew once more after another complaint was filed. The 50-year-old, famous for his hits including ‘Livin’ La Vida Loca’ and ‘Vente Pa’ca,’ was accused on Friday by Dennis Yadiel Sanchez Martin, who is the … Read more

Zendaya, Lizzo hit by Henry Winkler photobomb

LOS ANGELES – Not all the drama was televised during the Emmy Awards Monday night. At 26, Zendaya made history as the youngest two-time acting winner after nabbing another best actress Emmy for “Euphoria,” while Michael Keaton forgave his doubters during his acceptance speech after winning his Emmy for “Dopesick.” But much of the action … Read more

Ukraine piles pressure on retreating Russian troops

KHARKIV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian troops piled pressure on retreating Russian forces on Tuesday, pressing a counteroffensive that has produced major gains and a stunning blow to Moscow’s military prestige. It was not yet clear if the Ukrainian blitz in the northeast after months of little discernible movement could signal a turning point in the … Read more

Anger over past, indifference meets queen’s death in India

NEW DELHI (AP) — Just hours before news of Queen Elizabeth II’s death spread, Prime Minister Narendra Modi delivered a fiery speech urging India to shed its colonial ties in a ceremony to rename a boulevard that once honored King George V. Rajpath, formerly called Kingsway, was a “symbol of slavery” under the British Raj, … Read more

Green Park chiefs promise to store Paddingtons left for the Queen until a decision is made

Royal Parks bosses have promised to store Paddington Bears left in honor of the Queen until a decision is made on how to sensitively handle them – after encouraging mourners not to leave the toys and marmalade sandwiches. So many Paddingtons have been left outside the royal residences and a special floral tribute area in … Read more