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Princess Charlotte to Begin Pre-School in January


1/1Britain’s Princess Charlotte getting ready to start school Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – Britain’s princess Charlotte is getting ready to start school! Her parents, Prince William and Kate Middleton, announced Monday that the two year old will start attending Willcocks Nursery school next month. The London school is located near the family’s home. In a statement, the school says…

Prince Harry Interviews Obama For Radio Show


1/1Britain’s Prince Harry interviews former President Obama for radio, podcast Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – Britain’s Prince Harry is interviewing former president Barack Obama for the radio. The two recorded the interview this past September in Toronto at the Invictus Games. It will be broadcast December 27th on BBC radio four, and will also be released as a podcast….

NOAA: Arctic had 2nd Warmest Year on Record


1/1Report: Arctic temperatures rising at double the rate of global temperature increase Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – A new report reveals the Arctic saw its second-warmest year on record in 2017. The report; sponsored by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration shows Arctic temperatures Continue to rise at double the rate of the global temperature increase. As a result,…

French President Awards 13 American Climate Scientists with Grants to Relocate to France

Winners of 18 grants that drew interest from 100 different countries

1/4 Show Caption Hide Caption 2/4 Show Caption Hide Caption 3/4 Show Caption Hide Caption 4/4 Show Caption Hide Caption French President Emmanuel Macron is countering the Trump administration’s Climate Change policy by luring U.S. climate scientists to France. Macron has announced the winners of 18 grants, awarded through a competition, that drew interest from about 100 different countries. Of…

Pearl Harbor survivors remember those killed 76 years ago

1/1Remembering Pearl Harbor Show Caption Hide Caption HONOLULU (AP) — Survivors gathered Thursday at the site of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor to remember fellow servicemen killed in the early morning raid 76 years ago, paying homage to the thousands who died with a solemn ceremony marking the surprise bombing raid that plunged the U.S. into World War II….

Naples celebrates UNESCO recognition of art of pizza making

1/1Naples celebrates UNESCO recognition of art of pizza making Show Caption Hide Caption NAPLES, Italy (AP) — The city of Naples, often in headlines for its garbage woes and mafia violence, is celebrating international recognition of its tastier side. UNESCO on Thursday added the art of the Neapolitan pizza maker, or “pizzaiuolo,” to its list of “intangible cultural heritage of…

Trump Declares Jerusalem Israeli Capital, Smashing US Policy

1/2Donald Trump Show Caption Hide Caption 2/2Donald Trump Show Caption Hide Caption WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump shattered decades of unwavering U.S. neutrality on Jerusalem Wednesday, declaring the sorely divided holy city as Israel’s capital and sparking frustrated Palestinians to cry out that he had destroyed already-fragile Mideast hopes for peace. Defying dire, worldwide warnings, Trump insisted that after…

Chinese Panda Named by First Lady Macron

1/3 Show Caption Hide Caption 2/3 Show Caption Hide Caption 3/3 Show Caption Hide Caption The first panda born in France was finally named today by the French first lady and Chinese officials. The four month-old cub was named Yuan mMeng which means “realization of a dream.” The little guy wasn’t impressed with First Lady Macron or the Chinese officials….

Pizza Party at NASA’s Space Station

1/3Screen Shot 2017-12-05 at 8.44.14 PM Show Caption Hide Caption 2/3 Show Caption Hide Caption 3/3 Show Caption Hide Caption Astronauts aboard the International Space Station, including NASA’s Randy Bresnik, had a pizza party, making and spinning their own personal pizzas in zero-gravity. NASA posted a video of Saturday’s pizza party. The astronauts made their own pies from scratch with…

Facebook launches parent-controlled Messenger app for kids

1/1Facebook Show Caption Hide Caption NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook is coming for your kids. The social media giant is launching a messaging app for children to chat with their parents and with friends approved by their parents. The free app is aimed at kids under 13, who can’t yet have their own accounts under Facebook’s rules, though they often…