THE Queen has banned Meghan from wearing jewellery made famous by Princess Diana. The move has escalated tensions between the Duchess and senior royals — and upset Harry. The Queen made Prince William personally aware of her decision to ban Meghan from wearing jewellery from the Royal Collection — sparking further tensions between him and brother Harry. Her Maj has gladly loaned iconic pieces to Princess Diana and Kate — but sources say she has been less than impressed by some of Meghan’s behaviour. Last night our impeccably placed royal insider revealed: “This is a surprising situation that has been going on behind the scenes over the past few months and has caused tension and upset, especially for Harry. “It is at the discretion of the Queen and trusted advisers which items in the Royal Collection she chooses to loan out and to whom. “Aspects of Meghan’s behaviour, including before the Royal Wedding, caused resentment with forces within … [Read more...] about The Queen bans Meghan Markle from wearing jewellery made famous by Diana – but Kate Middleton is allowed
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March 1, 2019, 5:53 PM GMT By Suzanne Gamboa SAN ANTONIO — Democratic presidential candidate Julián Castro has said the first thing the United States needs to do is to make sure it is the smartest nation on earth. The way to be the smartest, the former San Antonio mayor and Obama administration housing secretary has been saying in Iowa and other states, is for the nation to start early by investing in pre-K education. Castro’s signature achievement as mayor or of San Antonio was getting voters to approve a one-eighth cent sales tax increase to pay for a full-day, quality pre-K program. He led the nation’s seventh largest city from 2009 to 2014. Having made Pre-K 4 San Antonio (known as Pre-K 4 SA) happen, Castro pledged at his Jan. 12 speech announcing his 2020 run that as the nation's chief executive, he would make "pre-K for the USA" happen. Early childhood education hasn’t generally been a top issue in presidential campaigns. In 2016, college debt … [Read more...] about Can Julián Castro make education his issue in the crowded 2020 presidential field?
SECTIONS Search E-edition Customer Service Customer Service SacBee Rewards About Us About Us Contact Us Apps Mobile & Apps Twitter, Facebook, Google+, YouTube News in Education (NIE) Newsletters Local Sacramento Region Arena City Beat Crime Local Govt Salary Database The Homeless Marcos Bretón Transportation Education Environment Health & Medicine Traffic Conditions Weather Communities Elk Grove Folsom/El Dorado Roseville/Placer Yolo Sports Sports Kings NBA News 49ers Giants Oakland A's High School Sports Joe Davidson More Sports Raiders NFL News MLB News River Cats Soccer Colleges Golf Autos Racing Politics Politics Capitol Alert State Workers The California Influencer Series Local Elections PoliGRAPH State Worker Salary Database Legislative Gifts … [Read more...] about Fact check: Is California really ranked 41st in education spending nationwide?
FILE -- In this Jan. 8, 1979 file photo California Gov. Jerry Brown Jr. is sworn in for his second term in office from State Supreme Court Chief Justice Rose Bird. (AP Photo/file) Jerry Brown is sworn-in as the 39th Governor of California by California Supreme Court Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye, as his wife, Anne Gust Brown, right, looks on inside Sacramento Memorial Auditorium in Calif. on Monday, Jan. 3, 2011. (Dai Sugano/Mercury News) Sound The gallery will resume inseconds (AP Photo/Lennox McLendon, FILE) 1978 FILE - In this Nov. 1978 black-and-white file photo, Jerry Brown, left, accompanied by his parents, former California Gov. Edmund G. "Pat" Brown Sr., center, and his mother Bernice Brown, right, waves as he celebrates his election as governor of California on election night in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Lennox McLendon, FILE) Jerry Brown, the 39th Governor of California, reacts to the audience after he was sworn-in inside Sacramento Memorial Auditorium in … [Read more...] about How Jerry Brown fits in among California’s greatest governors
Breaking News Emails Get breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings. SUBSCRIBE Dec. 18, 2018 / 12:01 AM GMT By Suzy Khimm and Laura Strickler The number of homeless Americans crept up in 2018, marking the second year in a row that homelessness in the U.S. has increased, according to a new government report. A lack of affordable housing has contributed to the slight rise in homelessness, which had declined every year from 2010 to 2016, according to housing advocates and former Department of Housing and Urban Development officials. “More and more communities are addressing the problems that cause homelessness, but we are losing the battle because of affordability,” said Mel Martinez, former HUD Secretary under President George W. Bush, who added that he was “very disappointed” in the report’s numbers. The HUD figures are based on a national one-night count conducted every year, which found … [Read more...] about Homelessness ticks up for the second year in a row, federal report finds