The Irish-American president, whose family originally hails from Co. Mayo in Ireland, has long touted his Celtic roots.
Beijing's missile tests have prompted fears of a military crisis in the region.
The celebrities are good friends in real life.
The TV star has released his new slate of guests for the programme.
The UK - which has said the overall risk remains low - has so far confirmed 20 cases.
Former President Donald Trump earlier this year lashed out with profanity at Benjamin Netanyahu for congratulating Joe Biden on his victory in the U.S. election, an Israeli newspaper reported Friday.
President Biden’s decision late last week to ban travel from eight southern African countries is unlikely to curb the spread of the Omicron coronavirus variant, an epidemiologist warns, and could even be counterproductive. “While it feels attractive to do a travel ban because it shows action and power and protecting our borders, it actually doesn’t really have a lot of public health impact,” Dr. Stefan Baral, an associate professor in the Department of Epidemiology at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, told Yahoo News.
With the first week of the U.N. Climate Change Conference in Glasgow, Scotland, now over, the clock is ticking for world leaders to reach a meaningful agreement to curb global temperature rise and reduce greenhouse emissions. Yahoo News' Eve Hartley and David Knowles explain what COP26 has accomplished so far and what to expect as the summit draws to a close.
Boris Johnson has failed to persuade Joe Biden to keep US troops in Kabul after the 31 August deadline.
Taliban spokesperson says women would not be permanently prevented from going back to work.
The US president was defiant about the move despite the scenes of chaos at Kabul airport.
Following in the footsteps of organizations like Mothers Against Drunk Driving and March for Our Lives, a new political lobbying force made up of survivors of the COVID-19 pandemic is beginning to form. Several groups, such as “Young Widows and Widowers of Covid-19” and “Covid Survivors for Change,” started as outlets for people affected by the coronavirus to connect during isolation and are beginning to turn their shared grief into action. Chris Kocher, executive director of Covid Survivors for Change, explains what the movement hopes to accomplish.
A growing number of parents, educators and school staff in the U.S. are wary of a full return to in-person classes this fall at colleges and universities that do not have vaccine mandates on campus. This comes after most schools were fully remote or had instituted hybrid learning models over the past academic school year.Despite rigorous trials involving tens of thousands of people and conclusive research that shows that the three emergency use authorized COVID-19 vaccines are safe and effective in preventing the spread of the disease as well as death from it, many Americans remain skeptical. Others simply find that getting the vaccine is an inconvenience.
The Bidens overstayed their scheduled time slot - but not by as the Trumps.
Joe Biden said the Queen was gracious and generous.
The Queen welcomed the Bidens for tea at Windsor Castle after meeting them on Friday.
After a meeting with Joe Biden at the G7 summit, Boris Johnson said the relationship between the UK and the US could be described as 'indestructible'.
The pair dipped their feet in the sea as they got to know each other during the US president and first lady's first trip abroad since being elected.
Joe Biden is the 14th US president during the Queen's reign.
The pair will meet at Windsor Castle.
According to reports, a sit down between the monarch and the president is being arranged when he is in the UK.
Agnes Callamard, the U.N. special rapporteur for extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions, says the lack of sanctions on Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman sends a ‘dangerous’ message.
North Carolina will offer the jab to anyone who has smoked at least 100 cigarettes in their lifetime.
Confused by what's going on with the student loan cancellation debate? Yahoo News Producer Emmi Vélez explains.
Sean Penn says there’s “an awful lot to be optimistic about” with Donald Trump out of the White House, but he still worries about the culture which led to “this failed businessman turned fake billionaire on a TV show” becoming the president.