Finland, Estonia Talk Joint Coastal, Air Defense, Plans to Turn Baltic Into ‘Internal NATO Sea’ Finland, Estonia Talk Joint Coastal, Air Defense, Plans to Turn Baltic Into ‘Internal NATO Sea’ Finland, Estonia Talk Joint Coastal, Air Defense, Plans to Turn Baltic Into ‘Internal NATO Sea’ Helsinki formally completed NATO accession talks last month, with alliance leaders agreeing to invite the Nordic nation and its neighbor Sweden into the bloc… … Read more

Afghan rights leader heartbroken after year of Taliban rule

Placeholder while article actions load UNITED NATIONS — A year after the Taliban takeover of Afghanistan, prominent Afghan rights activist Sima Samar is still heartbroken over what happened to her country. Samar, a former minister of women’s affairs and the first chair of the Afghanistan Independent Human Rights Commission, left Kabul in July 2021 for … Read more

France halts spread of ‘monster’ wildfire, reopens highway

PARIS: Firefighters have managed to halt the spread of a ‘monster’ blaze in southwest France, allowing authorities to reopen a stretch of highway to traffic ahead of a busy travel weekend. “The fire did not advance overnight thanks to the significant means employed,” the local prefect said in a tweet Saturday. Reinforcements from across Europe … Read more

J.K.Rowling Receives Death Threat From Supporter Of Salman Rushdie’s Alleged Attacker

Harry Potter creator JK Rowling has received a public threat from an Iran-backing extremist, following her denunciation of yesterday’s attack on fellow British author Salman Rushdie. Rowling – who has previously been targeted by some trans activists for her beliefs on gender – had published a post expressing her horror at the attempt on Rushdie’s … Read more

Her Feelings After Moving Daughter Zahara Into College – Hollywood Life

View gallery Image Credit: Domenico Stinellis/AP/Shutterstock Angelina Jolie47, is taking in the joys of her oldest daughter, Zahara‘s new college journey. The actress dropped off the 17-year-old at Spelman College in Atlanta, GA on Aug. 10 and she has been feeling “bittersweet” emotions about the change. “angelina has always had an incredibly close bond with … Read more

“There Really Are Just No Words”: Woman Whose Home Was Destroyed in Anne Heche Accident Offers Condolences

Lynne Mishelethe Los Angeles woman whose home was set ablaze in the tragic automobile accident last week that ultimately killed Anne Heche, took to Instagram following the news of the actress’s death. “The news of Anne Heche passing is devastating. Her family and her friends and her children, especially, really have suffered a great loss, … Read more

Salman Rushdie attack: suspect Hadi Matar charged with attempted murder | Salman Rushdie

The man suspected of stabbing the novelist Salman Rushdie at a literary festival in western New York on Friday faces charges of attempted murder and assault, authorities said on Saturday. Investigators booked Hadi Matar, 24, of Fairview, New Jersey, with one count of attempted second-degree murder in Rushdie’s stabbing and one count of second-degree assault … Read more

“This chapter will close my career as manager”

Real Madrid manager Carlo Ancelotti has confirmed that he will retire at the end of his stint with the La Liga giants. The 63-year-old has been one of football’s most successful and iconic managers, coaching the likes of Madrid, AC Milan, Paris Saint-Germain and Chelsea. He made a return to the Santiago Bernabeu last summer … Read more