Britons will be encouraged to see King as a compassionate and wise monarch, writes REBECCA ENGLISH

He has taken on many roles during his long apprenticeship for the crown – royal action man, environmental warrior and, according to some, meddler-in-chief. But now the UK and Commonwealth will be encouraged to see King Charles as the ‘grandfather of the nation’, whose kindness, compassion and wisdom will ensure a seamless transition from his … Read more

Weekend Box Office: Barbarian Leads, Brahmastra Comes Second on Lowest Total Domestic Weekend Since January

Photo Credits: 20th Century Studios (“Barbarian”); Disney / Fox Star (“Brahmastra Part 1: Shiva”) Barbarian The 20th Century Studios and New Regency horror-thriller Barbarian debuted in first place with an estimated $10.0M, slightly above pre-release projections which had it closer to $8M. Notably, with only 2,340 theaters, the film managed to capture first place despite … Read more

Freshman Tracker: Caden Curry Celebrates, Dallan Hayden Holds His Own and Nine Other Freshmen See The Field

In the season’s first noon game, the Buckeyes faced a plucky Arkansas State team. Unlike Notre Dame, Texas A&M and Nebraska, Ohio State was able to defeat its Sun Belt Conference opponent, 45-12, and remain undefeated against the spoiler conference. With the game in hand by the fourth quarter, 11 members of Ohio State’s 2022 … Read more

‘Don’t Worry Darling’: Harry Styles, Olivia Wilde, All the Drama Cast Explained

Don’t Worry Darling, the latest movie from Olivia Wilde, is making headlines for the wrong reasons. It’s mired in controversy, with rumors of on-set rifts between Wilde and the star Florence Pughnot to mention a strange saga involving Harry Styles allegedly spitting on co-star Chris Pine at the Venice Film Festival, where the film debuted … Read more

Australia’s PM says referendum on republic not his priority

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) – Australia’s Prime Minister Anthony Albanese, who had started laying the groundwork for an Australian republic after elections in May, said Sunday that now was the time not for a change but for paying tribute to the life of Queen Elizabeth II . Many regarded Australians’ respect and affection for the late … Read more

On the eastern front, a stunning week of Ukrainian success and Russian failures

That is more territory than Russian forces have captured in all their operations in Ukraine since April. Their failures, and their disorderly retreat to the east, has made the goal of President Vladimir Putin’s special military operation to take all of Luhansk and Donetsk regions considerably harder to achieve. Over the weekend, the Russian retreat … Read more