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A newspaper says video of Prince William and Kate should halt royal rumor mill. That's a tall order

A newspaper says video of Prince William and Kate should halt royal rumor mill. That's a tall order

LONDON (AP) — The late Queen Elizabeth II used to say that the royal family has to be seen to be believed.
Gildan Activewear shops for competing offers after potential buyer emerges

Gildan Activewear shops for competing offers after potential buyer emerges

Gildan Activewear Inc. is entertaining offers to buy the business after seeing interest from at least one potential buyer.
Algeria scolds television stations for Ramadan advertising blitz and immoral programming

Algeria scolds television stations for Ramadan advertising blitz and immoral programming

ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Officials in Algeria are chiding television stations over the content choices they’ve made since the start of Ramadan last week, injecting religion into broader discussions about how the country regulates content and advertisi
‘Passed like a baton’: Advocates, Air Canada CEO clash on accessible travel

‘Passed like a baton’: Advocates, Air Canada CEO clash on accessible travel

Advocates and Air Canada's CEO served up opposing views of on-board accessibility for passengers on Tuesday, though both sides agree that consistency remains a problem.
Milan exhibit sheds new light on Renaissance altarpiece, reuniting far-flung panels after centuries

Milan exhibit sheds new light on Renaissance altarpiece, reuniting far-flung panels after centuries

MILAN (AP) — An unprecedented exhibition opening Wednesday at the Poldi Pezzoli Museum in Milan reunites for the first time in over 450 years eight surviving panels of the Augustinian Altarpiece by the early Italian Renaissance master Piero della Fra
Michigan will become the last US state to decriminalize surrogacy contracts

Michigan will become the last US state to decriminalize surrogacy contracts

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Rachael Lang and her husband share the same last name as their biological daughter, but are not listed on her birth certificate.
Al Purdy's widow Eurithe launches $10,000 prize for best new poetry book in Canada

Al Purdy's widow Eurithe launches $10,000 prize for best new poetry book in Canada

Eurithe Purdy, widow of Canadian poet Al Purdy, has launched a literary prize to recognize the best new book of poetry in Canada.
New York moves to update its fracking ban to include liquid carbon-dioxide as well as water

New York moves to update its fracking ban to include liquid carbon-dioxide as well as water

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Natural gas drilling companies would be banned in New York from using an extraction method that involves injecting large amounts of liquified carbon dioxide deep underground under a bill moving through the state legislature.
More than six in 10 US abortions in 2023 were done by medication - a significant jump since 2020

More than six in 10 US abortions in 2023 were done by medication - a significant jump since 2020

More than six in 10 of the abortions in the United States last year were done through medication, up from 53% in 2020, new research shows.
New Brunswick budget $41 million in surplus, no voter-friendly items before election

New Brunswick budget $41 million in surplus, no voter-friendly items before election

FREDERICTON — The final New Brunswick budget before this year's provincial election includes a $41-million surplus but no big-ticket items to entice voters to the polls. Tabled Tuesday by Finance Minister Ernie Steeves, the $13.