In his first address as sovereign, King Charles III expressed “profound sorrow” over the death of Queen Elizabeth II and pledged to serve Britain with “loyalty, respect and love.”
Though mourning and grief were visible in Britain’s capital on Friday, some young Britons were more muted in their reaction to an institution that many called increasingly irrelevant.
Mourners laid flowers outside the gates of Buckingham Palace in honor of Queen Elizabeth II.
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Republicans help Democratic minority block near-total abortion ban in South Carolina – The Guardian US
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*Music journalist Jim DeRogatis reportedly refuses to testify against R. Kelly in the singer’s Chicago trial. The disgraced music star is on trial for a number of federal charges, including coercing minors into sex, and receiving and producing child pornography, as reported by Hip Hop DX. DeRogatis is a former Chicago Sun-Times reporter and author
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