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Queen Elizabeth released from the hospital after overnight stay
Queen Elizabeth.
god save the queen

Queen Elizabeth released from the hospital after overnight stay

The week's good news: October 21, 2021
Randy Bachman.
It wasn't all bad!

The week's good news: October 21, 2021

10 things you need to know today: October 21, 2021
The Johnson & Johnson Covid-19 vaccine
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: October 21, 2021

Doctors warn climate change is now 'the greatest global health threat facing the world'
Climate activists.
action needed

Doctors warn climate change is now 'the greatest global health threat facing the world'

Brazilian senators seek charges against President Bolsonaro for pandemic response
Jair Bolsonaro
Pandemic prosecutions

Brazilian senators seek charges against President Bolsonaro for pandemic response

Haitian gang asks $17 million ransom for abducted U.S. and Canadian missionaries
Police truck drives in Haiti
Dirty business

Haitian gang asks $17 million ransom for abducted U.S. and Canadian missionaries

Why America needs her foreign critics
Wang Huning.
Samuel Goldman

Why America needs her foreign critics

Twin roadside bombs in Damascus destroy bus carrying Syrian troops, kill 14
Bus bomb in Damascus
This just in...

Twin roadside bombs in Damascus destroy bus carrying Syrian troops, kill 14

FBI raids Washington, Manhattan homes tied to Russian oligarch Oleg Deripaska
FBI raids Oleg Deripaksa mansion
Things that make you go hmmmmm...

FBI raids Washington, Manhattan homes tied to Russian oligarch Oleg Deripaska

Trump reportedly pressed to send U.S. troops into Mexico uninvited
Donald Trump, Mark Esper, Mark Milley.
Hasta la lucha

Trump reportedly pressed to send U.S. troops into Mexico uninvited

Queen Elizabeth turns down Oldie of the Year award
Queen Elizabeth II
young at heart

Queen Elizabeth turns down Oldie of the Year award

The madness of expanding NATO
The NATO symbol.
Picture of David FarisDavid Faris

The madness of expanding NATO

Ex-spy Christopher Steele stands behind the thrust of his Trump-Russia dossier
Christopher Steele
Speed Reads

Ex-spy Christopher Steele stands behind the thrust of his Trump-Russia dossier

Diver discovers ancient sword that likely belonged to a crusader
The newly-discovered ancient sword.
ancient artifacts

Diver discovers ancient sword that likely belonged to a crusader

Almost all Afghans could fall into poverty in coming months, says U.N.
Woman begging in Kabul
afghanistan crisis

Almost all Afghans could fall into poverty in coming months, says U.N.

The supply chain fiasco
A container ship.
Briefing

The supply chain fiasco

China's economic growth weakens amid supply chain and electricity issues
A Chinese heavy machinery factory.
global economics

China's economic growth weakens amid supply chain and electricity issues

Gang kidnaps U.S. missionaries in Haiti
Police patrol the streets in Haiti
kidnappings in haiti

Gang kidnaps U.S. missionaries in Haiti

Sicilian Catholic diocese bans godparents
Baptism at Vatican
'It's an experiment'

Sicilian Catholic diocese bans godparents

British lawmakers gather to mourn slain MP David Amess
Keir Starmer and Boris Johnson
Democracy in a world of violence

British lawmakers gather to mourn slain MP David Amess

British officials mourn death of MP David Amess
David Amess.
rest in peace

British officials mourn death of MP David Amess

Downfall of the anti-populists?
Blocs.
Picture of Damon LinkerDamon Linker

Downfall of the anti-populists?

The European right is in retreat
European politicians.
Picture of Ryan CooperRyan Cooper

The European right is in retreat

Queen expresses irritation with world leaders talk but 'don't do' on climate change
Queen Elizabeth II
God Save the Green

Queen expresses irritation with world leaders talk but 'don't do' on climate change

U.S. aiming to resume regular Afghanistan evacuation flights
Afghan evacuees.
after afghanistan

U.S. aiming to resume regular Afghanistan evacuation flights

Biden announces multi-industry '90-day sprint' to unsnarl clogged ports
Shipping jam at Los Angeles port
Truckin'

Biden announces multi-industry '90-day sprint' to unsnarl clogged ports

Police in Norway say man armed with bow and arrows killed 5 people
An arrow that was shot on Wednesday night.
crime

Police in Norway say man armed with bow and arrows killed 5 people

Biden needs a new strategy for Iran
President Biden.
Picture of David FarisDavid Faris

Biden needs a new strategy for Iran

U.S. to open Canada and Mexico borders to vaccinated visitors in November
U.S.-Canada border
Welcome Back

U.S. to open Canada and Mexico borders to vaccinated visitors in November

Pamela expected to strengthen into hurricane before striking Mexico
A view of Mazatlan.
wild weather

Pamela expected to strengthen into hurricane before striking Mexico

The quick economic recovery we were promised isn't coming
A conveyor belt.
Picture of Damon LinkerDamon Linker

The quick economic recovery we were promised isn't coming

Kim Jong Un vows to build 'invincible' military
Kim Jong Un
'wrong judgments and actions'

Kim Jong Un vows to build 'invincible' military

Archaeologists uncover massive, 1,500-year-old winemaking complex in Israel
Ancient Israeli winery
l'chaim

Archaeologists uncover massive, 1,500-year-old winemaking complex in Israel

FBI sting to catch Navy spy was apparently aided by target foreign country
Jonathan and Diana Toebbe
Spy vs Amateur

FBI sting to catch Navy spy was apparently aided by target foreign country

Study: 85 percent of global population has been affected by human-induced climate change
Sandbags on a beach in the Maldives protect against rising sea levels.
this is a crisis

Study: 85 percent of global population has been affected by human-induced climate change