Author: BIANCA BRITTON, CNN

Why the UK has such restrictive reporting laws on election day

As millions of voters leave their homes on Thursday and trudge towards polling stations on a cold, rainy December day, don't expect to hear about any frantic last-minute campaigning from parties -- the news will be eerily quiet thanks to strict rules about what broadcasters can and cannot say on election day.

Thick bushfire smoke blankets Sydney

Smoke from Australia's bushfires blanketed Sydney on Tuesday, creating unhealthy air quality conditions for locals -- which measured 11 times the "hazardous" level in some parts of the city.

We haven't seen Ghislaine Maxwell lately

Prince Andrew has sparked an unprecedented crisis in Britain's royal family since his disastrous TV interview about his friendship with convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein.

Princess Anne shrugs as queen gestures for her to greet Trump

Justin Trudeau's gossipy conversation with several world leaders about US President Donald Trump wasn't the only viral moment to come out of NATO's two-day summit in London. At a Buckingham Palace reception, Britain's Princess Anne was seen shrugging at