Latest from Erin Cunningham

Queen Elizabeth II resting with ‘light duties’ after discharge from hospital, Buckingham Palace says

Earlier this week, the 95-year-old monarch canceled a two-day visit to Northern Ireland after “reluctantly” accepting medical advice to rest for the next few days.
  • Oct 22, 2021

Brazilian Senate committee accuses Bolsonaro of crimes against humanity for covid negligence

A lawmaker leading the probe accused the Brazilian president and other officials of making decisions that allowed the coronavirus to spread, resulting in unnecessary deaths.
  • Oct 20, 2021

Chilean lawmakers move to impeach president over revelations in Pandora Papers leaks

Chile’s opposition has homed in on documents detailing the sale of a mining company owned in part by Piñera’s children.
  • Oct 14, 2021

Norway bow-and-arrow attack that killed five people appears to be ‘terrorist act,’ police say

Police are still investigating the motive behind the Kongsberg rampage.
  • Oct 14, 2021

When it comes to climate change, England must ‘adapt or die,’ government agency says

The report warned of rising sea levels, increased river flows and significant strains on England’s public water supply amid soaring global temperatures associated with the changing climate.
  • Oct 12, 2021

Pandora Papers: Leaks prompt investigations in some countries — and denial in others

Several countries implicated in the Pandora Papers have ignored the findings or refused to follow up on the revelations.
  • Oct 9, 2021

Police in Brazil find Nazi memorabilia stash at home of suspected pedophile

The trove of more than 1,000 items included everything from Nazi insignia and uniforms to images of Adolf Hitler.
  • Oct 6, 2021

WHO endorses use of first malaria vaccine

The WHO said the vaccine can save the lives of tens of thousands of children each year.
  • Oct 6, 2021

U.N. weather agency says world ill-prepared for ‘looming water crisis’

Floods, droughts and other water-related disasters are on the rise due to global warming, the World Meteorological Organization said in a new report published Tuesday.
  • Oct 5, 2021

Rohingya Muslim leader who visited White House shot dead in Bangladesh

Mohib Ullah, 46, was a renowned advocate for Myanmar’s persecuted Rohingya minority and rose to prominence as a community leader among his fellow refugees in Bangladesh.
  • Sep 29, 2021