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April 11, 2019

Prince Harry, Meghan’s plan to keep baby news private likely puts an end to the traditional postpartum hospital pose

Karwai Tang/WireImage(LONDON) -- Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, is taking yet another step in redefining the role of the wife of a member of Britain’s royal family. Meghan, 37, does not appear to have any plans to pose for the traditional newborn-holding photo-op outside the hospital after she gives birth to her first child. Instead, Meghan and Prince Harry plan to make an announcement about their child’s birth only after they've celebrated "privately as a new family," Buckingham Palace sai..
April 11, 2019

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange arrested at Ecuadorian Embassy

Jack Taylor/Getty Images(LONDON) -- WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was arrested on a 7-year-old warrant early Thursday at the Embassy of Ecuador in London, and is currently being held in a police station. "Julian Assange, 47, has today, Thursday 11 April, been arrested by officers from the Metropolitan Police Service (MPS) at the Embassy of Ecuador, Hans Crescent, SW1 on a warrant issued by Westminster Magistrates' Court on 29 June 2012, for failing to surrender to the court," the Metropo..
April 11, 2019

Sudan military ousts President Omar al-Bashir, takes over

200mm/iStock(CAIRO) -- The Sudanese armed forces announced Thursday the ousting of President Omar al-Bashir and the beginning of a two-year interim period ruled by the High Council of the Armed Forces. Minister of Defense Awad bin Auf made the announcement in a televised statement. Auf, a military intelligence chief and vice president to al-Bashir, will lead the military council. "The security council apologises to the Sudanese people for the killing and violence that took place," Auf said in h..
April 11, 2019

Prince Harry, Meghan Markle to keep baby plans private

Karwai Tang/WireImage(LONDON) -- The Duke and Duchess of Sussex will be keeping plans for the birth of their baby private. The royal couple, expecting their first child this month, won't make any announcements about the birth until they've celebrated "privately as a new family," Buckingham Palace said in a statement Thursday. "The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are very grateful for the goodwill they have received from people throughout the United Kingdom and around the world as they prepa..