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Christmas cards sent by the Queen and Prince Philip over 25 years

Cook 'discovering' Australia. The Queen's Christmas Broadcast that year recounted some of the trips...

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'The Irishman': Robert De Niro defends Anna Paquin's 'powerful,' mostly silent character

Anna Paquin plays Robert De Niro's daughter in Netflix's "The Irishman," but the "True Blood"...

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EU leads international help to Albania quake recovery

The European Union and the United Nations are coordinating the international efforts to assist...

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Land Trust's Laurie Andrews hired to lead Community Foundation of Jackson Hole

Years later, while on a climbing ledge in New Zealand, she decided she wanted to change the...

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The Bulletin: Time right to borrow and spend, says Robertson

Robertson signals big borrowing to boost infrastructure, discarded e-scooters spark concern, and a...

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The 10 Best Books of 2019, According to Slate’s Books Editor

One book missing: Gene Weingarten’s One Day, which I already declared one of the best nonfiction...

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Historic U.S. Cities Have Survived Wars and Storms but Rising Sea Levels Pose an Existential Threat

The city of Charleston can’t afford the billions to save itself without federal help

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Christchurch council refuses to sign off on new building due to faulty quake design

Christchurch City Council is refusing to sign off on a new and unoccupied central city multi-storey...

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Can one earthquake cause a cascade of more?

Europe isn’t a region well known for intense seismic activity, but large earthquakes do happen. In 1953, a devastating 6.8 magnitude quake struck the...

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How To House Sit Your Way Around The World

Having been on the road as a digital nomad for nearly two years, I’ve treasured the time I’ve been able to score a few weeks of free rent, a house to...

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Prince Charles signs boy's broken arm as he visits farmers' market in New Zealand with Camilla

The Duke and Duchess of Cornwall visited Lincoln Farmers and Crafts Market, in Christchurch, as part...

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Death toll climbs in monthlong measles outbreak in Samoa

"We still have a big problem at hand," Samoa's Director General of Health Leausa Take Naseri said in...

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Boris Johnson’s Extraordinary Manifesto

Get Brexit Done. This is the Tory party’s election manifesto, a 59-page document promising a swift Brexit, big spending, tax freezes, an improved...

discovered 1 month ago on National Review via Yahoo News
Why Lena Waithe's powerful new movie 'Queen & Slim' will have audiences talking

NEW YORK – "Queen & Slim" isn't trying to make people comfortable. "It’s almost a battle cry for...

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Duchess recognised for service to families affected by violence

Prince Charles has been greeted with a traditional Māori welcome at Takahanga Marae in Kaikōura.

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Prince Charles Just Tested Out a Traditional Māori Greeting in New Zealand

Prince Charles and Camilla Parker-Bowles are wrapping up their eight-day royal tour of New Zealand,...

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New Zealand tour: Prince Charles receives traditional Maori greeting and takes scenic coastal walk

The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall petted llamas and took a picturesque coastal walk on...

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Uber’s licence lost, Ola starts hiring drive for London launch

New Delhi/London: A day after Uber, the world’s largest ride-hailing company, lost its commercial...

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Prince Charles wraps up New Zealand tour with llama walkabout

The Prince of Wales got up close and personal with a pair of llamas during his last day in New ...

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England on shaky ground to save 1st test against New Zealand

England was jolted awake by a sharp earthquake Sunday and stayed off-balance as unshakable...

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Magnificent sounds and rolling seas on a cruise from Sydney to New Zealand

If there was one thing I did learn while on a 16-day voyage from Australia to New Zealand, it was...

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Biggest California earthquake in decades ruptured on at least 24 faults

New research shows that the Ridgecrest earthquakes that began in July ruptured at least two dozen...

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Prince Charles and Camilla touch down in New Zealand

Prince of Wales, 71, and the Duchess, 72, touched down at the Royal New Zealand Air Force Base Whenupai, north of Auckland's city centre, on Sunday... on...

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Britain’s Prince Charles meets New Zealand leader, public

Prince Charles met with New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on Tuesday and later joined wife...

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Five classic England v New Zealand Tests

Christchurch 1977-78 A fortnight after New Zealand had beaten England in a Test for the first time at the 48th attempt, came one of cricket's most...

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City should stop transferring quake risk to insurers: Taskforce - Business Insurance

A Wellington insurance taskforce has found that New Zealand's capital city needs to move away from transferring earthquake risk to insurers ...

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Are you ready for Oregon's earthquake? Here's what you need

Marilyn Bishop started Cascadia Quake Kits in 2016 out of frustration with what was available to...

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Paso Robles Winery Welding Company Releases A Summary Of Wine Tank Damage In Earthquake Country

Even though it has been some time since California’s Central Coast has experienced a damaging ...

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Concrete safety investigator 'surprised nobody had been killed'

One building was so bad it was pure luck no one was killed, and others have had to be shut down,...

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Burning Pianos and Whispering Rivers: A Composer’s Journey

“Go to a river,” begins the text score for Annea Lockwood’s “Water Meditations,” from 1973. It’s not...

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"OK Boomer" comes to the NZ Parliament and makes all the right people angry

Muller's National Party are the authoritarian money-launderers who ruled NZ under John Key, whose...

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The people who made millions by foreseeing financial crashes

We take a look at 10 financial seers who made a fortune by speculating that the worst would happen.

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How Governments Use AI To Create Better Experiences For Citizens

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is opening up a new frontier by combining human creativity with...

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Undersea volcanic eruption creates new island, sinks another

The new island appeared 394 feet west of its smaller, now submerged predecessor. The earlier Lateiki...

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England set up decider vs New Zealand after smashing highest T20 score

The last major earthquake to hit Napier took place back in 1931, but the tremors caused by Dawid...

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