Politics

Russia’s war on Ukraine

Cars pass advertising boards, including panels displaying pro-Russian slogans, on a street in the course of the Russia-Ukraine conflict in Luhansk, Ukraine on September 20. (Alexander Ermochenko/Reuters) Ukrainian officials say residents of Russian-occupied areas ignore referendums organized by Kremlin-backed local authorities, but they acknowledge that in some cases, residents are forced to vote. The referendums, …

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Former CNBC pundit James McDonald has been charged with fraud

A financial adviser who appeared frequently on CNBC is being sought for fraud, according to a complaint announced by federal prosecutors on Wednesday. James Arthur McDonald Jr., 50, ran two Los Angeles-based investment firms called Hercules Investments and Index Strategy Advisors. Federal prosecutors charged McDonald with one count of securities fraud for allegedly lying to …

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20 pinakamahusay na sapatos sa paglalakbay: Kumportable at hindi tinatablan ng panahon

Walang makakapigil sa iyong mga landas — literal — kasing bilis ng isang hindi komportable na sapatos. Kapag naglalakbay, maging sa kabundukan, tabing-dagat, nayon, lungsod o mega-metropolises, ang ating mga paa ang mga bagay na nagpapanatili sa ating paggalaw. Napakaraming kahulugan na hanapin ang sapatos na hindi lamang akma, ngunit maganda sa pakiramdam, maganda ang …

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24 hours of mini-golf: Quartet smashes world record to raise money for Kentucky flood victims

Their game was no different from the countless others played around the world that day, except for one not-so-small difference: it didn’t end until the following morning. After 24 hours, 116.5 rounds, 14,664 strokes, and nearly 20 miles of walking, Putt-Putt Golf Erlanger became home to a new Guinness World Record for the most holes …

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From ‘The Queen’ to ‘The Crown,’ five productions brought Queen Elizabeth II to life on screen

The deceased monarch should not inherit the throne. His fate was sealed in 1936 after his uncle, King Edward VII, abdicated and his brother, King George VI, took over the royal duties. The story of George VI may be familiar to some viewers. His accession to the throne, and the surrounding events, are recreated in …

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