President Joe Biden suggests he has accomplished his G7 summit goal of restoring US leadership in the world

Queen Elizabeth II watches a military ceremony at Windsor Castle in England on June 12. Chris Jackson/Pool/AFP/Getty Images Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II will welcome US President Joe Biden and the first lady Jill Biden soon at Windsor Castle, her home outside London. Biden becomes the 12th sitting president to meet the Queen during her reign, joining … Read more

Final day of the summit kicks off. Here’s the key things to know

France’s President Emmanuel Macron (L) greets US President Joe Biden before a bilateral meeting in Carbis bay, Cornwall on June 12. Ludovic Marin/AFP/Getty Images When former US President Donald Trump used his elbows at international summits, it was to throw them — on trade, on Russia and, once, they helped him remove the Montenegrin prime minister … Read more

10 of the world’s best hotels for when it’s time to splurge

(CNN) — After more than a year of lockdowns and quarantine and social distancing, we’re all more than ready for a big, celebratory, I-just-endured-a-pandemic vacation. Unfortunately, with many international borders still closed and some countries facing their second — or third, or fourth — Covid-19 waves, much of the world isn’t ready for leisure travel … Read more

Copa America moves ahead despite backlash

Bogotà, Colombia CNN —   The Copa America, South America’s premier football competition, due to kick off June 13 in the Brazilian capital of Brasilia, is triggering a wave of strong reactions for a sporting event. The tournament was originally to be joint-hosted by Argentina and Colombia, but the organizers decided to pull it first … Read more

The man who resisted Trump is worth listening to

CNN —   Think about this: The president of the United States demands that you tell the acting attorney general to get rid of a special prosecutor. Not just any special prosecutor, but the one investigating the campaign that got the president elected in the first place. How would you feel? Toni Raiten-D’Antonio Michael D’Antonio … Read more

China will be a key topic at this year’s summit

US President Joe Biden waves as he boards Air Force One at Royal Air Force Mildenhall on June 9 en route to Cornwall Airport in Newquay, England. Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images National security adviser Jake Sullivan said earlier this week that the administration will address ransomware, which he called a “national security priority” at every stop of … Read more

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