President Donald Trump announced that he donated his latest $100,000 salary installment to the Department of Homeland Security, then claimed he didn’t care if the media reported on it.  But “Late Show” host Stephen Colbert said it doesn’t work that way.  “That’s like naming a building The Anonymously Donated by the Great and Charitable Donald […]

American Muslims are praising New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern’s response to last week’s mosque massacre ― and pointing out how Ardern’s words and actions sharply contrast with the way President Donald Trump has responded to white supremacists in the past. It’s been about four days since a gunman opened fire on two Christchurch mosques […]

It’s been a year since Stephon Clark, an unarmed black man, was shot dead by police in his grandmother’s backyard in Sacramento, California. He was 22. On Monday, the anniversary of Clark’s death, Rev. Al Sharpton gathered with the young man’s family for a memorial in Sacramento, to remember Clark and call for action and […]

Now that’s a speedy delivery. A Texas woman may have set a record of some kind after she gave birth to six babies in just nine minutes. Thelma Chiaka gave birth Friday to four boys and two girls between 4:50 and 4:59 a.m., according to a press release from the Woman’s Hospital of Texas where […]

Louis Vuitton has pulled all Michael Jackson-themed items from its 2019 summer menswear collection after the release of the HBO documentary “Leaving Neverland,” which details the singer’s alleged sexual abuse of children. The French fashion house unveiled its collection on a runway that evoked Jackson’s “Billie Jean” video and featured many other elements of the pop […]

The youngest victim of last week’s terrorist attack in New Zealand was a 3-year-old boy with big brown eyes named Mucad Ibrahim, according to news reports. Mucad loved to play on iPads, kick around a soccer ball and chat with older people, his family and friends told The Associated Press. He was intelligent and full of […]

Columnist and bestselling author Carl Hiaasen dived into alternate history in his latest Miami Herald column, picturing the reaction from the right if former President Barack Obama had acted like President Donald Trump.    Point by point, Hiaasen described the things Trump has done but changed the name to Obama. Then, he envisioned the reaction from Republicans, […]

March 17 (Reuters) – Dick Dale, who became known as “king of the surf guitar” with a twangy rapid-fire, reverb-heavy sound that he said recreated what he heard in his head while riding the waves, has died at 81, his former bass player Sam Bolle told Reuters. Dale, whose work included the 1962 hit “Misirlou” […]

Wade Hampton III Wade Hampton III, a former South Carolina governor and senator who had ties to white supremacy groups, has at least <a href=”http://www.greenville.k12.sc.us/whhs/” target=”_blank”>two high schools</a>, an <a href=”http://www.hampton1.org/Domain/12″ target=”_blank”>elementary school</a> and a <a href=”http://www.hampton1.org/site/default.aspx?PageID=1″ target=”_blank”>school district</a> <a href=”http://www.hampton1.org/Domain/8″ target=”_blank”>named after him</a> in the state. There is also a <a href=”http://www.housing.sc.edu/virtualtour/detail.php?id=19″ target=”_blank”>dormitory named […]

A 24-year-old man arrested in last week’s shooting death of reputed Mafia boss Frank Cali is believed to have carried out the deadly attack after Cali prevented him from dating a family member, according to multiple reports. Anthony Comello, 24, was arrested on Saturday at his family’s home in Brick, New Jersey. He wanted to […]

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