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William At 40: A Milestone Birthday In A Life Under Scrutiny

LONDON – The world watched as Prince William grew from a towheaded schoolboy to a dashing air – sea rescue pilot to a balding father of three. But as he turns 40 on Tuesday, William is making the biggest change yet: assuming an increasingly central role in the royal family as he prepares for his eventual accession to the throne. That was clear two weeks ago when William took center stage at the extravaganza concert marking Queen Elizabeth II’s 70 years on the throne, lauding his grandmother as an environmental … More William At 40: A Milestone Birthday In A Life Under Scrutiny

U.S. House Panel Probes Saudi Business With Kushner’s Firm

WASHINGTON – A U.S. House of Representatives committee said on Thursday that it was investing the Saudi Arabian government’s $2 billion investment with a firm of Jared Kushner, the son – in – law of former President Donald Trump. ‘The Committee on Oversight and Reform is investigating whether you (Kushner) have improperly traded on your government position to obtain billions of dollars from the Saudi government and whether your personal financial interests improperly influenced U.S. foreign policy during the administration … More U.S. House Panel Probes Saudi Business With Kushner’s Firm

White House Praises Saudi Crown Prince Ahead Of Expected Biden Trip

WASHINGTON – The White House took the rare step of recognizing the role played by Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in extending a ceasefire in Yemen on Thursday ahead of what is expected to be a trip to Riyadh by President Joe Biden. White House press secretary Karine Jean – Pierre told reporters that bin Salman and Saudi King Salman deserved credit for their roles in the truce extension announced earlier in the day. ‘This true would not … More White House Praises Saudi Crown Prince Ahead Of Expected Biden Trip