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Newspaper headlines: ‘Fresh danger’ for PM over Partygate photographs

By BBC NewsStaffImage caption, ITV photographs of Boris Johnson raising a toast at an event in Downing Street during lockdown lead many front pages, including the i's. The pictures show the prime minister raising a glass while standing by a table laden with wine bottles and glasses. Mr Johnson is said by the i to…

Heard’s team change course on Johnny Depp testimony

By Holly HonderichBBC News, WashingtonImage source, Getty ImagesImage caption, Amber Heard took the stand earlier in the trialAmber Heard's team will not call Johnny Depp to the stand, a source close to Ms Heard said, a strategic U-turn in the last days of the high-profile trial.Ms Heard's team had planned to call Mr Depp for…

Airbnb to quit China as lockdowns restrict tourism

Image source, Getty ImagesAirbnb is shutting down its domestic rentals in China, where a "zero-Covid" policy has meant lockdowns are ongoing.All listings for homes and experiences in the country will be removed from the company's website by summer, a source familiar with the matter told the BBC.Stays within China made up only 1% of Airbnb's…

Partygate: How much do new photos matter?

By Chris MasonPolitical editor, BBC NewsThe power of the image. Or four of them, to be precise. Just when the prime minister might have hoped the bumpy moments of Partygate might be beginning to ease, these pictures emerge.He's raising a glass. He's holding forth. There's a table festooned with wine bottles, and what looks like…

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe says Iran made her confess as condition of release

By Adam Durbin & Andre Rhoden-PaulBBC NewsMedia caption, Watch: Nazanin tells BBC she was forced to sign confession in IranNazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has said Iran forced her to sign a last-minute false confession at the airport as a condition of her release.Mrs Zaghari-Ratcliffe told the BBC a UK official was there when she signed the statement…

Monkeypox contacts advised to isolate for 21 days

By Christy Cooney & Adam DurbinBBC NewsImage source, Science Photo LibraryImage caption, Monkeypox virus particleAnyone at the highest risk of having caught monkeypox should isolate for 21 days, official guidance says.The UK Health Security Agency advice is for anyone who has direct or household contact with a confirmed case.Contacts are advised to provide their details…

Anthony Albanese: Australia’s new PM sworn in ahead of Quad meeting

By Tiffanie TurnbullBBC News, SydneyImage source, Getty ImagesImage caption, Anthony Albanese (centre) was sworn in alongside key cabinet members (from left) Jim Chalmers, Penny Wong, Katy Gallagher and Richard MarlesAnthony Albanese has been sworn in as Australia's new leader and will fly immediately to an international summit.Mr Albanese's Labor Party defeated Scott Morrison's conservative government…

US PGA Championship: Justin Thomas beats Will Zalatoris in a play-off

Justin Thomas trailed leader Mito Pereira by seven shots heading into the final round-5 J Thomas (US)*, W Zalatoris (US); -4 M Pereira (Chi); -3 T Fleetwood (Eng), M Fitzpatrick (Eng), C Kirk (US); -2 R McIlroy (NI)Selected: Level J Rose (Eng), T Hatton (Eng); +2 S Lowry (Ire); +3 B Watson (US); +4 J…

French street artist Miss. Tic dies aged 66

Image source, WireImage via Getty ImagesImage caption, Miss. Tic's works came to be shown in galleries across France and abroadThe influential French street artist Miss. Tic has died in Paris aged 66, her family has announced.In a short statement her family said the artist, whose real name was Radhia Novat, passed away on Sunday after…

The Papers: ‘Time for rescue plan, Rishi’ and City comeback win

By BBC NewsStaffImage caption, The cost of living crisis and calls for measures to alleviate it continue to dominate the papers. "Brits feel the pinch", reads the headline in the Metro. The paper says the continued rise in energy and food prices has led to a "new wave of first-time shoplifters" forced to steal in…

Australia election: Anthony Albanese signals climate policy change

Media caption, WATCH: New Australian PM says climate action "shouldn't be controversial"Australia's new leader has vowed to take the country in a new direction, with a big shift in climate policy.Anthony Albanese, who won Saturday's election with the opposition centre-left Labor Party, said Australia could become a renewable energy superpower.He is to be sworn in…

Australia election: A great shock to the system

By Nick BryantSydney Policy LabImage source, Getty ImagesImage caption, Anthony Albanese will form the first Labor government in almost a decadeVictory belongs to Anthony Albanese, only the fourth Labor leader since World War Two to oust a Liberal prime minister, but the 2022 Australian election was primarily a rejection of Scott Morrison and the brand…

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Meghan Markle’s Half-Sister Samantha Addresses Dad Thomas’ Possible Stroke

Privacy, please. Meghan Markle’s half-sister, Samantha Markle, wants their dad Thomas Markle to be left alone following his hospitalization. “Peace and rest is best,” Samantha, 57, exclusively tells Us Weekly about her father’s current condition. On Tuesday, May 24, Thomas, 77, was rushed to the hospital after a “possible stroke,” TMZ reported. Meghan’s estranged father…

Grab the Tissues! How ‘This Is Us’ Ended

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Khloe Shares a Cryptic Quote About Love Following Tristan Drama

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One Chicago’s Most Heartbreaking Exits

If there’s one thing Dick Wolf isn’t afraid of, it’s killing off a beloved character. A fact that fans of the One Chicago universe — ie. Chicago Med, Chicago Fire and Chicago P.D. — know all too well. The franchise kicked off in 2012 with Chicago Fire; after its success, Chicago P.D. was launched in…