Former CNN anchor Bernard Shaw dead at 82

Veteran former CNN anchor Bernard Shaw, who helped lead the network’s breaking news coverage for more than two decades, has died. Shaw died of pneumonia on Wednesday at a hospital in Washington, his family said in a statement to the network on Thursday. He was 82. His death was unrelated to COVID-19, according to his … Read more

Inside Balmoral Castle, where Queen is under medical supervision

Queen Elizabeth, 96, is under medical supervision at her beloved Balmoral Castle in Scotland — a place where the Queen of England has always felt most comfortable and acted most like her subjects. Balmoral Castle — described by visitors as “freaky” and “surreal” — is the vast countryside escape where the longtime monarch had enthusiastically … Read more

Doctors ‘concerned for the Queen’s health’ and recommend medical supervision, Palace says

Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II’s family are traveling to Balmoral Castle in Scotland after the monarch’s doctors announced on Thursday they were “concerned” for her health. In a rare statement on the Queen’s health, Buckingham Palace said Thursday the monarch was advised to remain under medical supervision because of the doctors’ concerns. “The Queen remains comfortable … Read more

Harry and Meghan rush to queen’s bedside amid health worries

An “alarming” announcement about Queen Elizabeth II’s health has prompted Prince Harry and Meghan Markle to travel to her Balmoral residence in Scotland Thursday, where they are likely to be reunited with Prince Charles, Prince William and other royal family members from whom they are estranged. Buckingham Palace announced in a statement Thursday that the … Read more

Flex Alert issued for 9th straight day

Electricity demand throughout California once again is expected to surpass 50,000 megawatts Thursday, as a record-setting heat wave asserts itself one final time before relief begins to arrive. And once again, Californians were being asked to do their own part to avoid rolling blackouts. A miscommunication on Tuesday left customers in several Bay Area cities … Read more

Harry and Meghan rush to be with Queen Elizabeth II

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will join senior members of the royal family Thursday in rushing to be with Harry’s ailing grandmother, Queen Elizabeth II. The self-exiled Duke and Duchess of Sussex — in the UK for a rare visit since moving to California — “will be traveling to Scotland,” their spokesperson confirmed. There they … Read more