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|U.S. Citizens Say They Were Detained By Border Patrol Agent For ‘Speaking Spanish’
Two U.S. citizens said they were detained last week by a Border Patrol agent
POSTED MAY 21, 2018 6:18 AM
|Reform group targets the 'money state' of anonymous donors
“I think you can say there's only, sadly, one thing important in our politics, and that is lots of money,” said Tim Roemer, who co-chairs a political reform group called Issue One.
POSTED MAY 21, 2018 5:00 AM
|Texas Gov.'s Campaign Cancels Shotgun Giveaway After Santa Fe School Shooting
The re-election campaign of Texas Gov. Greg Abbott (R) on Monday canceled a
POSTED MAY 20, 2018 3:04 PM
|Prince Harry and Meghan Markle celebrate with private reception after wedding
After their widely-viewed wedding ceremony, Meghan Markle and Prince Harry took off in a 1960s-era Jaguar for a private reception with just 200 invited guests.
POSTED MAY 20, 2018 11:57 AM
|One of the first victims of Texas school shooting rejected the suspect before the attack, mother claims
The mother of a student killed in a school shooting in Texas said her daughter had rejected the advances of suspected killer Dimitrios Pagourtzis, for four months prior to the attack. Mother Sadie Rodriguez told the Los Angeles Times in private messages that her daughter had embarrassed the 17-year-old suspect in class by finally standing up to him, after putting up with his “aggressive” advances for months. Multiple reports said the shooter focused on the art class where Shana had been, and many said he was taunting victims.
POSTED MAY 20, 2018 10:07 AM
|Cops Accused Of Racism After Detaining Black Man Over 'Vegetation'
A Kansas police department is facing allegations of racism after a black man
POSTED MAY 21, 2018 8:33 PM
|Cyclists tried to scare cougar but it attacked, killing 1
SEATTLE (AP) — The two mountain bikers did what they were supposed to do when they noticed a mountain lion tailing them on a trail east of Seattle.
POSTED MAY 20, 2018 7:39 PM
|Arab Israelis in Haifa protest over Gaza killings
Hundreds of Arab Israelis demonstrated Saturday evening in Haifa in solidarity with Gaza, where more than 60 Palestinians have died from Israeli fire in recent days, an AFP reporter said. Protesters shouted "down with the occupation, stop fascism" and denounced the arrests Friday of 19 people in the northern city during a previous rally held in solidarity with Gaza residents. A total of 62 Palestinians have been killed by Israeli gunfire on Monday, when thousands of Palestinians protested as the US officially moved its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem after recognising the disputed city as the capital of Israel.
POSTED MAY 20, 2018 3:59 PM
|Gay Man Says Pope Francis Told Him, ‘God Made You Like That And Loves You Like That'
In what's been characterized as the most progressive remarks ever uttered by a
POSTED MAY 21, 2018 11:41 AM
|The Louvre was the most-visited museum in the world in 2017: report
While growth among the top 20 museums was relatively flat (0.2 percent growth worldwide between 2016 and 2017), authors note the exceptional performances of the Victoria & Albert Museum in London, which saw an impressive 25 percent spike in visitors in 2017, and the National Gallery of Art in Washington DC, which also saw a 23 percent growth over the previous year. The report was published jointly by the Themed Entertainment Association (TEA) and engineering firm AECOM.
POSTED MAY 21, 2018 6:17 AM