July 2, 2019

Prince Harry honors his mother’s legacy at The Diana Award National Youth Mentoring Summit event

Jon Bond - WPA Pool/Getty Images(LONDON) — Prince Harry honored his mother's legacy by attending The Diana Award National Youth Mentoring Summit on Tuesday. Set up in the memory of Diana, the Princess of Wales, the charity looks to inspire positive change for young people through a mentoring program, an anti-bullying initiative and the Diana Award -- a "prestigious award which publicly recognizes young people," according to the palace. Harry attended the Summit Tuesday afternoon, greeting c..
July 2, 2019

Duchess Kate sits Centre Court at Wimbledon 2019

Karwai Tang/Getty Images(LONDON) -- Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, visited Wimbledon Tuesday, on day two of the tennis tournament. Kate, 37, who is patron of the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club (AELTC), sported a chic collared white midi dress with black buttons down the front by British designer Suzannah as she took her seat in the royal box. Earlier, she had visited an outside court and cheered on the British tennis player Harriet Dart. Kate took over the patronage of the AELTC from ..
July 2, 2019

Fire kills 14 on Russian navy submersible, military says

iStock(MOSCOW) -- Fourteen sailors died in a fire on one of the Russian navy's deep-sea submersibles, the Russian defense ministry said, according to Russian media. The fire broke out Monday while the submersible was in Russian territorial waters, the military said. The fire was extinguished by sailors and the ship is now at a port in Severomork, Russia, according to the military. This is a developing story. Please check back for updates. Copyright © 2019, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.
July 2, 2019

‘Outraged and distressed’: Hong Kong picks up the pieces day after protests

Anthony Kwan/Getty Images(HONG KONG) -- A somber pall fell over Hong Kong on Tuesday, as if the city were shaking off a bad hangover. Monday was the 22nd anniversary of Hong Kong's handover to China from England, and a small group of hard-line protesters, mostly young students, had stormed the Legislative Council building, breaking glass and spray-painting political messages. Police in riot gear saw them off with a show of force that included tear gas, while the majority of those marching n..