Sunday marks just the second year Juneteenth is recognized as a federal holiday, and the weekend was packed full of events to celebrate. From intimate community walks to big parades and concerts, Marylanders said the different celebrations all center around one word: freedom. Marylanders spent the weekend coming together to celebrate a historical milestone. Drummers and dancers filled the streets of Annapolis for a parade. The University of Maryland Medical Center hosted a block party, and in north Baltimore, church members held a community walk. Gov. Larry Hogan issued a proclamation recognizing Juneteenth Day and how far the nation has come.
In order to ensure his children have a 'normal' upbringing, Prince William reportedly told royal staff they can't wear this particular item of clothing.
"Movie-making is very hard work over a very long period of time that consists of so many moments of joy slapped up against an equal number of feelings of self-loathing," the Oscar winner said.
- The Telegraph
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have been “demoted” on the Royal family’s website to bottom billing alongside the Duke of York.
“I feel so good turning 50, and this is about expressing that sense of energy and optimism.”
Ian strengthened into a major hurricane Tuesday as its track moved east into Central Florida.
A slight shift was also made on the pages for Prince William and Kate Middleton, the new Prince and Princess of Wales
- Seahawks Wire
On the bright side, their ex isn't doing much better.
Gwyneth Paltrow received well wishes to ring in her milestone 50th birthday Tuesday
In Katie Nicholl's upcoming book "The New Royals," she writes that Queen Elizabeth intervened when Meghan Markle clashed with a royal staffer.
Week two saw Sarah Michelle Gellar tearfully cheering on her best friend Selma Blair, Teresa Giudice dedicating her dance to her late father and one couple's chemistry raising eyebrows
- The Advocate
Buttigieg did not come to play.
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Originally Wanted to Move to a "Suite of Apartments" in Windsor Castle
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry wanted to move into Windsor Castle before the Queen offered them Frogmore Cottage, which was a "big deal."
- Fox News
Prince Harry was 'obsessed' with Archie's private birth, Meghan thought ordeal was 'barbaric': royal expert
Prince Harry was "obsessed" with keeping his first child's birth a secret from the media and public. Archie was born to the Duke and Duchess of Sussex in May 2019.
- The Root
No one has ever accused women’s college basketball coach Kim Mulkey of being the warm and fuzzy type. That’s never been more apparent than in her response to former player Brittney Griner’s wrongful detainment in Russia.
- Rolling Stone
The Kremlin chooses to escalate the war in Ukraine with a dangerous gamble, but the signs of an unraveling are becoming clearer both at home and abroad
- The Root
Can y’all buy a—damn clue? The long-running television show Wheel of Fortune has recently come under fire for televising a racist puzzle. “Rhyme Time” was the category it was featured under and the answer turned out to be:“EENIE MEENIE MINY MOE CATCH A TIGER BY THE TOE.”
- The Gainesville Sun
See where Hurricane Ian is, where it's headed and how it may affect Gainesville.
- Women's Health
Bella Hadid has been making the most of the quarantine sunshine, and posted a series of revealing bikini pics, showing her underboob on Instagram to prove it.
- The Daily Beast
Hannah McKay - WPA Pool/Getty ImagesPrince Harry was so unhappy with his life as a working royal that Meghan’s work in helping him find an escape route should be recognized, a source has said.In his new book, Courtiers: The Hidden Power Behind the Crown, which is being serialized by The Times of London, Valentine Low cites “a surprising source—someone who knows Harry well but remains upset about what Harry and Meghan did”—as saying: “There is a part of me that thinks Meghan did Harry the greates
- Miami Herald
Video shows the suspect fumbled to explain his shotgun.