Category Archives: Around The World

Co-Founder Of Yves Saint Laurent, Pierre Bergé Dies At 86

The co-founder of  French luxury fashion house Yves Saint Laurent, Pierre Bergé died in his sleep this morning at his home in Saint-Remy-de-Provence, Vogue reports. He died following a long illness which was announced by his Fondation Pierre Bergé-Yves Saint Laurent. Before Saint Laurent‘s death in 2008, Begré was his right-hand man and trusted partner, they both founded the Yves Saint Laurent…

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16-Year-Old Pro Surfer Dies Trying to Catch a Wave in Barbados During Hurricane Irma

A teenage budding pro surfer died Tuesday while riding the mega-swell waves in Barbados during Hurricane Irma, multiple outlets report. Zander Venezia — of Bridgetown, Barbados — was surfing a heavy break known as “Box by Box” on the Caribbean island’s east side when he was caught by a closeout set that drove him into…

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UK’s Prince George Starts School, Kate Absent Due to Acute Morning Sickness

Britain’s Prince George, the great-grandson of Queen Elizabeth and third-in-line to the throne, started school on Thursday, but without his pregnant mother Kate to support him because she is suffering from morning sickness. George, 4, was taken by his father, Prince William, from their Kensington Palace home to Thomas’s Battersea School in southwest London, which…

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Trump Administration Announces End Of DACA Immigration Protection Program

The White House confirmed its decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, which provides work permits to nearly a million undocumented immigrants who came to the United States as minors with their parents. DACA was established by executive action in 2012 by former President, Barack Obama to enable undocumented immigrants who had come to the United…

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French Magazine To Pay €100,000 In Damages To Prince William & Kate’s Published Topless Photos

A French court on Tuesday has ordered Closer magazine to pay €100,000 in damages to Prince William and wife Kate‘s topless photos published in 2012. According to Daily Mail, the photo was taken while Kate and Prince William were on holiday in Provence, south of France in September 2012. The court ordered editor, Laurence Pieau; and publisher, Ernesto Mauri, to each…

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Beyonce, Blake Shelton, Babra Streisand, Oprah Winfrey to Headline #HurricaneHarvey Relief Telethon

Beyonce, Blake Shelton, Barbra Streisand and Oprah Winfrey will headline a one-hour benefit telethon to benefit Hurricane Harvey victims that will be simulcast next week on ABC, CBS, NBC, Fox and CMT. The event will be telecast live at 8 p.m. Eastern on Sept. 12, and on tape delay at 8 p.m. on the West…

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The Duchess of Cambridge Is Pregnant With Her Third Child

KENSINGTON PALACE has announced that the Duchess of Cambridge is pregnant with her third child. The news was announced on Twitter this morning. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are very pleased to announce that The Duchess of Cambridge is expecting their third child pic.twitter.com/DZCheAj1RM — Kensington Palace (@KensingtonRoyal) September 4, 2017 “Their Royal Highnesses the…

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North Korea Successfully Tests Nuclear Bomb

The North Korean Government has successfully tested a hydrogen bomb that can be loaded onto an Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM). An earthquake of magnitude 5.6 had been recorded inside the country, sparking debates on whether a nuclear bomb had been tested, Guardian reports. Afterward, the Chinese Government said it had detected a 6.3 magnitude shallow earthquake in North Korea that was…

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Hurricane Harvey Evacuees Are Returning Home to Face Destruction: “It’s Sickening”

Hurricane Harvey victims who escaped rising floodwaters are now returning home to examine the destruction. In the week since Harvey made landfall, thousands of residents in Texas and Louisiana found refuge in shelters across the states. Floodwaters overtook entire neighborhoods, damaging at least 49,000 homes in Texas, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety. In all, some 785,000…

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