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Princess Mako Japanese royal to finally marry commoner boyfriend

After years of controversy, Japan’s Princess Mako will marry her former classmate, a commoner, this month – and giving up her royal status. The Imperial Household Agency said the date had been set for 26 October. The couple were initially set to wed in 2018, but this was put off, reportedly after accounts that Mr… Read More »

Monarch butterflies are being wiped out These combat veterans are trying

When Mark Matzeldelaflor left the military more than a decade ago, he spent years searching for something that filled him with the same sense of purpose as being a Navy SEAL. After serving a couple tours in Iraq, including as an elite sniper, he returned home and took up odd jobs — “just wandering and… Read More »

California moves closer to decriminalizing psychedelic drugs

SAN DIEGO — California legalized medical marijuana 25 years ago when voters approved an initiative that eventually helped to overturn cannabis prohibition in all but three states today. The legalization movement that brought upmarket marijuana shops to Los Angeles, San Diego and San Francisco is now focused on psychedelic drugs. A voter initiative to decriminalize… Read More »

Aly Raisman described the profound physical and mental impact Larry

Aly Raisman has been extremely transparent about the significant emotional burden of Larry Nassar’s sexual abuse. On Wednesday, the two-time Olympian detailed the profound physical impact the trauma has had on her health. During a Senate Judiciary hearing about the FBI’s failings in the Nassar case, Raisman explained that she’d been sapped of all of… Read More »

Tina Turner Is Leaving Behind a Fortune After Saying Goodbye to Fans in

With the release of HBO’s new documentary Tina, many fans are now curious to know what Tina Turner’s net worth looks like today. The Queen of Rock ‘n’ Roll has had a legendary career in music, which naturally makes for an impressive net worth—but as Tina reveals, this success didn’t come without a cost. In Tina, which is… Read More »

New California bill would decriminalize psychedelics expunge criminal

LOS ANGELES — California is on the verge of becoming the latest state to decriminalize psychedelics for personal and therapeutic use, building on a growing movement across the country to rethink the so-called war on drugs. The bill, introduced Thursday by state Sen. Scott Wiener, a Democrat who represents San Francisco, would decriminalize substances such… Read More »