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The Latest: Queen, Prince Philip did not make race comment

The Latest: Queen, Prince Philip did not make race comment

MONTECITO, Calif. — The latest on Oprah Winfrey's interview with Meghan and Harry, their first since stepping away from royal life: 7 a.m.
Malala takes her passions to the small screen with Apple

Malala takes her passions to the small screen with Apple

NEW YORK — Malala Yousafzai is a Nobel laureate known around the world for her activism, but she's also a cartoon fan, and is taking her love of television and film to Apple TV+.
Jury selection is 1st battleground at trial in Floyd's death

Jury selection is 1st battleground at trial in Floyd's death

MINNEAPOLIS — The fate of a former Minneapolis police officer who pressed his knee into George Floyd’s neck as the Black man said he couldn’t breathe will be decided by 12 jurors picked after extensive grilling about their views on police and the jus
Pope weighed Iraq virus risk but believes God will protect

Pope weighed Iraq virus risk but believes God will protect

Pope Francis said Monday he weighed the risks of a high-profile trip to Iraq during the coronavirus pandemic, but said he decided to go ahead with it after much prayer and belief that God would look out for the Iraqis who might get exposed.
Lebanon protesters angry at ruling class block key roads

Lebanon protesters angry at ruling class block key roads

BEIRUT — Protesters angry with Lebanon's ruling class blocked major roads leading to the capital Monday, causing traffic jams and prompting the head of the country's hospital union to warn they were preventing oxygen supplies from reaching medical ce

The Naked Cowboy arrested while performing at Bike Week

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — A Times Square performer known as the Naked Cowboy was arrested on a misdemeanour panhandling charge while working a gig at Bike Week in Daytona Beach, Florida.
Syrian president, wife test positive for coronavirus

Syrian president, wife test positive for coronavirus

DAMASCUS, Syria — Syrian President Bashar Assad and his wife have tested positive for the coronavirus, the president's office said Monday, with both having only mild symptoms of the illness.
Female farmers protest against new Indian agriculture laws

Female farmers protest against new Indian agriculture laws

NEW DELHI — Thousands of female farmers held sit-ins and a hunger strike in India's capital on Monday in protests on International Women's Day against new agricultural laws.

Italian police arrest Algerian for aiding Bataclan attackers

MILAN — Italian police on Monday arrested a 36-year-old Algerian in the southern city of Bari on suspicion of supporting co-ordinated attacks in Paris that killed 130 people in November 2015.
UK royals absorb shock of revealing Harry, Meghan interview

UK royals absorb shock of revealing Harry, Meghan interview

LONDON — Britain and its royal family absorbed the tremors Monday from a sensational television interview by Prince Harry and Meghan, in which the couple said they encountered racist attitudes and a lack of support that drove the duchess to thoughts