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Prince George, the son of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, leaves following the morning Christmas Day service at St. Mark's Church in Englefield, near Bucklebury in southern England, Britain, Dec. 25.

Britain’s Prince George, 3, to start school in September

By Reuters on March 28, 2017, at 8:14 a.m.
Prince George, Britain’s third in line to the throne, is to start school in southwest London in September, Kensington Palace announced Friday.

Authorities name the London attacker

By Reuters on March 23, 2017, at 11:41 a.m.
Emergency services respond after an incident on Westminster Bridge in London, March 22, 2017.

Police identify British-born attacker, victim count rises to four

By Michael Holden and Estelle Shirbon, Reuters on March 23, 2017, at 10:13 a.m.
The Islamic State claimed responsible for an attack outside Britain’s parliament that left four people dead.

Lawyer of dead Russian whistleblower injured after fall from window

By Reuters on March 22, 2017, at 3:38 p.m.
The lawyer for the family of late Russian whistleblower Sergei Magnitsky is in intensive care after plunging from his fourth-floor apartment a day before a major court date.

Germany rejects Trump’s claim it owes NATO ‘vast sums’ for defense

By Reuters on March 19, 2017, at 12:33 p.m.
German Defense Minister Ursula von der Leyen on Sunday rejected President Donald Trump’s claim that Germany owes NATO and the United States “vast sums” of money for defense.

Columnist Jimmy Breslin, bard of the New York streets, dies at 88

By Paul Duggan, The Washington Post on March 19, 2017, at 10:30 a.m.
Jimmy Breslin, a self-described “street reporter” who chronicled New York City for more than 60 years in newspaper stories and columns and won acclaim for his coverage of the “Son of Sam” serial killings, died Sunday at age 86.
Chuck Berry on stage at Hidden Valley Ranch, in Irvine, California, in a July 2001 file image. Berry died at 90 on Saturday, March 18, 2017.

Chuck Berry, wild man of rock who helped define its rebellious spirit, dies at 90

By Terence McArdle, The Washington Post on March 18, 2017, at 10:09 p.m.
Berry hits such as “Johnny B. Goode,” “Roll Over Beethoven,” “Sweet Little Sixteen,” “Maybellene” and “Memphis” melded elements of blues, rockabilly and jazz into some of America’s most timeless pop songs of the 20th century.

GoPro expects 1st-qtr revenue at top end of previous forecast

By Reuters on March 17, 2017, at 5:51 a.m.
GoPro Inc on Wednesday estimated its first-quarter revenue at the top end of its previous forecast, and said it would cut about 270 jobs to reduce expenses in a bid to return to profitability in 2017.

Scotland’s Muirfield Golf Club will let women join. It only took 273 years.

By Cindy Boren, The Washington Post on March 15, 2017, at 6:14 a.m.
After 273 years, Muirfield, the venerable Scottish golf club that has 16 times hosted the British Open, will allow women to become members.

Record-breaking marathoner Ed Whitlock dies at 86

By Reuters on March 14, 2017, at 6:33 a.m.
Ed Whitlock, an English-born Canadian runner who became the first septuagenarian to run a marathon in under three hours, died on Monday aged 86.

Maryland to join other states in court challenge to Trump’s travel ban

By Reuters on March 11, 2017, at 7:57 a.m.
Maryland became the latest state to join in legal challenges against President Donald Trump’s revised temporary travel ban on Friday, with its attorney general saying it would join a lawsuit brought by Washington and other states.

EPA chief says Congress should weigh whether carbon dioxide is a pollutant

By Reuters on March 10, 2017, at 8:14 a.m.
Scott Pruitt, administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, greets employees of the agency in Washington, February 21, 2017.

EPA chief says Congress should weigh whether carbon dioxide is a pollutant

By Reuters on March 09, 2017, at 3:07 p.m.
EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt said on Thursday he is not convinced that carbon dioxide from human activity is the main driver of climate change.
Former Democratic U.S. vice presidential nominee Senator Tim Kaine speaks during his debate against Republican U.S. vice presidential nominee Governor Mike Pence in October.

Former VP candidate Tim Kaine’s son arrested at anti-Trump protest

By Reuters on March 08, 2017, at 4:25 p.m.
Officers used a chemical irritant spray and a knee strike to subdue and arrest Linwood Michael Kaine on Saturday on the grounds of the state capitol in St. Paul, Minnesota.

Robert Osborne, TCM Host and Film Historian, Dies at 84

By Reuters on March 07, 2017, at 5:59 a.m.
Film historian Robert Osborne, the effervescent primetime host of Turner Classic Movies since the cabler’s inception in 1994, has died. He was 84.

Supreme Court sends transgender case back to lower court

By Robert Barnes, The Washington Post on March 06, 2017, at 11:06 a.m.
The nation’s top court sent a closely watched case involving bathroom access at a Virginia high school back to a lower court after President Donald Trump rolled back protections for transgender students.

Oklahoma legislator’s form asks Muslim students ‘Do you beat your wife?’

By Reuters on March 06, 2017, at 6:45 a.m.
Muslim students visiting an Oklahoma lawmaker’s office in the state capitol were required to fill out a form that asked if they beat their wives and other questions that offended them.

House GOP releases long-awaited plan to repeal, replace Obamacare

By Amy Goldstein, Mike DeBonis and Kelsey Snell, The Washington Post on March 06, 2017, at 6:01 a.m.
Republican U.S. lawmakers expect to unveil this week the text of long-awaited legislation to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, one of President Donald Trump’s top legislative priorities.
Actress Natalie Portman arrives at the 23rd Screen Actors Guild Awards in Los Angeles, California, Jan. 29, 2017.

Natalie Portman had second baby, days before Oscar ceremony

By Reuters on March 04, 2017, at 1:23 p.m.
Actress Natalie Portman had a great reason for missing Sunday’s Oscar ceremony.
Host Arnold Schwarzenegger participates in a panel for "The New Celebrity Apprentice" in Universal City, California, Dec. 9, 2016.

Trump: Schwarzenegger fired from ‘Apprentice’ for ‘his bad (pathetic) ratings’

By Reuters on March 04, 2017, at 12:39 p.m.
“Arnold Schwarzenegger isn’t voluntarily leaving the Apprentice, he was fired by his bad (pathetic) ratings, not by me,” Trump wrote in a message on his personal Twitter account. “Sad end to great show.”