Spain’s former King Juan Carlos to arrive in Spain after two-year exile

MADRID, May 19 (Reuters) – Former Spanish King Juan Carlos is due to land in Spain on Thursday for his first visit since he departed to Abu Dhabi in 2020 under a cloud of financial scandals that shook the Royal House. The former monarch is expected in the city of Vigo on Spain’s northwest coast … Read more

Tesla’s Musk says he ‘can no longer support’ Democrats, ‘will vote Republican’

Elon Musk attends the opening ceremony of the new Tesla Gigafactory for electric cars in Gruenheide, Germany, March 22, 2022. Patrick Pleul/Pool via REUTERS/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SAN FRANCISCO, May 18 (Reuters) – Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) CEO Elon Musk said on Wednesday that while he voted for Democrats … Read more

Asus Zenbook Pro 15 OLED UM535Q laptop review: Like an AMD-powered XPS 15

MSI Raider GE66 12UHSIntel Core i9-12900HK, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 Ti Laptop GPU Razer Blade 14 Ryzen 9 6900HXAMD Ryzen 9 6900HX, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 Ti Laptop GPU MSI Alpha 15 B5EEK-008AMD Ryzen 7 5800H, AMD Radeon RX 6600M Razer Blade 15 Advanced Model Early 2022Intel Core i7-12800H, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 Ti Laptop … Read more

UAE’s newly elected ruler sees Iran, Islamists as threat to Gulf safe haven

De facto ruler elected president after brother’s death MbZ forged new axis with Israel against Iran, Islamists Perhaps the Gulf’s ‘savviest’ ruler, Obama wrote DUBAI, May 14 (Reuters) – United Arab Emirates strongman Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed al-Nahyan, who was formally elected president on Saturday, led a realignment of the Middle East that created a … Read more

At U.N., Amal Clooney pushes for Ukraine war crimes justice

UNITED NATIONS, April 27 (Reuters) – Human rights lawyer Amal Clooney urged countries at the United Nations on Wednesday to focus on international justice for war crimes in Ukraine so evidence does not sit in storage – as it has done for victims of Islamic State ( ISIS) in Iraq and Syria. “Ukraine is, today, … Read more

Musk proposes Twitter Blue subscription shake-up days after disclosing 9.2% Twitter stake

Elon Musk attends the opening ceremony of the new Tesla Gigafactory for electric cars in Gruenheide, Germany, March 22, 2022. Patrick Pleul/Pool via REUTERS/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register April 9 (Reuters) – Elon Musk, Twitter Inc’s (TWTR.N) biggest shareholder, on Saturday suggested a raft of changes to the social … Read more

Elon Musk’s arrival stirs fears among some Twitter employees

Concerns center around Twitter’s ability to moderate content Fear Musk’s views on moderation may allow trolling to flourish Twitter management, employees make daily decisions -spokesperson April 7 (Reuters) – News of Tesla (TSLA.O) Chief Executive Elon Musk taking a board seat at Twitter (TWTR.N) has some Twitter employees panicking over the future of the social … Read more

Zelenskiy asks Grammys audience to support ‘in any way you can’

April 3 (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy on Sunday made a surprise video appearance at the music industry’s star-studded Grammy Awards celebration in Las Vegas and appealed to viewers to support his country “in any way you can.” “What is more opposite to music? The silence of ruined cities and killed people,” said Zelenskiy … Read more

Sarah Palin announces run for U.S. House seat from Alaska

April 1 (Reuters) – Sarah Palin, the Republican nominee for vice president in 2008, announced her run for Alaska’s only seat in the US House of Representatives on Friday. It would be Palin’s first run for public office since serving as John McCain’s running mate in a campaign that saw Democrat Barack Obama elected president … Read more

Psaki’s White House departure could boost Bedingfield, Jean-Pierre, Kirby – sources

WASHINGTON, April 1 (Reuters) – Press Secretary Jen Psaki is preparing to leave the White House in coming weeks, but the Biden administration has yet to pick her replacement, two sources briefed on the situation said. Karine Jean-Pierre, the White House’s deputy press secretary, and John Kirby, the Department of Defense spokesman, who is well-respected … Read more