The 95-year-old British monarch was filmed on a phone as she visited Cardiff to open the Welsh parliament on Thursday. At one point, speaking to her daughter-in-law Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, and Parliament presiding officer Elin Jones, she said “I’ve been hearing all about COP. I still don’t know who’s coming,”
Espen Andersen Braathen, a 37-year-old Danish citizen who has lived for most of his life in Norway’s Kongsberg municipality where the attacks took place on Wednesday, has acknowledged killing the victims, investigators have said.
The return to the campaign trail will be Jill Biden’s first since stumping for her husband in last year’s presidential campaign. However, she has regularly traveled the country to promote such issues as improving public education and community college, reopening schools amid the pandemic and urging people to get vaccinated against the coronavirus.
British Conservative lawmaker David Amess has died after being stabbed Friday during a meeting with constituents at a church in eastern England. A 25-year-old man has been arrested. “We are not looking for anyone else in connection with the incident and do not believe there is an ongoing threat to the wider public,” police said.
The White House will lift travel restrictions for fully vaccinated foreign nationals effective November 8, at land borders and for air travel, a White House official said. Curbs on non-essential travelers at land borders have been in place since March 2020 to address the Covid-19 pandemic and were first imposed on air travelers in China in early 2020 and extended to more than 30 other countries.