Guatemalan family mourns Jakelin Caal, 7, who died in US custody
San Antonio Secortez, Guatemala - Nine-year-old Audel Caal carries a small bouquet of artificial white flowers as he runs down the dirt path leading to his grandfather's home in the rural Guatemalan village of San Antonio Secortez. Paying attention to the details, he carefully places the bouquet in a glass and straightens a framed photo…
Trump’s America: How long can the system hold?
What is surprising is that it continues to get worse. Watching and reading a lot of what passes for "news" quickly becomes an exercise in astonishment and frustration. After dark, when the cable TV news channels ramp up the nightly battle for ratings, facts and impartiality play second fiddle to the spectacle of partisan warfare.…
LeBron James: NFL Owners ‘Old White Men’ with ‘Slave Mentality’ Toward Players
Jim McIsaac/Getty Images Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James said Friday on his HBO Sports series The Shop that the NFL has "a bunch of old white men owning teams" who have a "slave mentality" toward players. Ben Golliver of the Washington Post provided the full transcript: Ben Golliver @BenGolliverStory: Lakers' LeBron James takes aim at NFL owners, calling them…
Parkland survivor David Hogg, who was mocked by Fox host over college rejections, finds Ivy League comeback
CLOSE David Hogg goes after Laura Ingraham and her advertisers. Buzz60 In this combination photo, Fox News personality Laura Ingraham speaks at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland on July 20, 2016, left, and David Hogg, a student survivor from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., speaks at a rally for common sense…
US envoy to anti-IS coalition quits over Trump’s Syria move
Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about US envoy to anti-IS coalition quits over Trump’s Syria move Brett McGurk, the U.S. envoy to the global coalition fighting the Islamic State group, has resigned in protest to President Donald Trump’s abrupt decision to withdraw U.S. troops from Syria,…