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McMaster looks for record run as South Carolina governor

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina's primary Tuesday will determine whether Republican Gov. Henry McMaster gets to run for a second full term that would make him the longest-serving governor in the ...

Two rare Shirley Jackson stories published this week

NEW YORK (AP) — Shirley Jackson had a gift for evoking the depths of anxiety in the space it might take to summarize a baseball game. Two very brief and previously unreleased stories...

Biden's ex daughter-in-law opens up about marriage to Hunter

WASHINGTON (AP) — Kathleen Buhle, the ex-wife of President Joe Biden's son Hunter, says she has “total control over my life now," five years after her divorce, as she opens up about her marriage in a ...

Long in queen's shadow, Charles takes greater public role

LONDON (AP) — It’s good to be queen. No one knows that better than Queen Elizabeth II, who's showing no signs of stepping aside after 70 years on the throne. But the aging sovereign ...

Clarence Thomas says abortion leak has changed Supreme Court

WASHINGTON (AP) — Justice Clarence Thomas says the Supreme Court has been changed by the shocking leak of a draft opinion earlier this month. The opinion suggests the court is poised to overturn the r...

Hong Kong The One Investigation Agency Sets up a Huge Database of China and Hong Kong to Quickly Identify The Real Identity of The Target

HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach - 28 April 2022 - Hong Kong The One Investigation Agency (HKTOI) has set up a huge database of China and Hong Kong, which is used to quickly verify the identity and in...

Scott Peterson lawyer can't shake juror testimony over trial

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Lawyers trying to overturn Scott Peterson’s conviction in the sordid slaying of his pregnant wife 20 years ago completed their questioning Monday without shaking a former jur...

Made-in-Japan manga goes global with Webtoon, Deadpool

TOKYO (AP) — Deadpool, meet All Might. Perhaps nothing highlights how the world of manga, the comics and cartoons originating in Japan, has gone global better than that coming togeth...

Queen marks 70th anniversary with support for Camilla

LONDON (AP) — Queen Elizabeth II remembered the past and sought to cement the future of the monarchy Sunday as the United Kingdom marked the 70th anniversary of her rule. In remarks ...

Britain: Prince Charles' wife set to become 'Queen Camilla'

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II has said that she wants daughter-in-law Camilla to hold the role of "Queen Consort" when Prince Charles becomes king. The move, announced Saturday on the ev...

Queen backs plan to one day call son's wife "Queen Camilla"

LONDON (AP) — Queen Elizabeth II offered her support Saturday to have the Duchess of Cornwall become Queen Camilla — using a special Platinum Jubilee message to make a significant decision in shaping ...

Inspired by her mother, Isabel Allende publishes 'Violeta'

MIAMI (AP) — Shortly before the coronavirus pandemic began, Isabel Allende suffered one of the greatest losses of her life: The death of her mother. On Tuesday, the Chilean author p...

Joan Didion, peerless prose stylist, dies at 87

NEW YORK (AP) — Joan Didion, the revered author and essayist whose precise social and personal commentary in such classics as “The White Album” and “The Year of Magical Thinking” made her a uniquely c...

Vivian Hsu's husband says he believes her denial of affair with Wang Leehom

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Sean Lee (李雲峰), the husband of Taiwanese singer Vivian Hsu (徐若瑄), on Thursday (Dec. 23) publicly stated that he believes his wife's denial that she had an affair with ...

Vivian Hsu denies affair with Wang Leehom for 3rd time

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese singer Vivian Hsu (徐若瑄) took to Facebook on Wednesday (Dec. 22) to vehemently deny for the third time that she did not have an affair with Taiwanese-American sin...