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Edinson Cavani Wants PSG Stay Amid Chelsea, Atletico Madrid, AC Milan Rumours

FRANCK FIFE/Getty Images Paris Saint-Germain striker Edinson Cavani has spoken of his desire to remain at the club amid rumours he is wanted by Chelsea, Atletico Madrid and AC Milan.  According to Calciomercato, the Uruguayan has been linked with the illustrious trio...

Amnesty for drug traffickers? That’s one Mexican presidential candidate’s pitch to voters

With over 29,000 murders, 2017 was the deadliest year in Mexico since modern record-keeping began. Nearly two-thirds of Mexicans say crime and violence are the biggest problems facing their country. A main cause of the bloodshed, studies show, is the Mexican...

Puerto Ricans Who Survived The Hurricane Face A New Challenge: Finding An Affordable Apartment in New York City

Puerto Rican families who fled to New York City in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria and have decided to stay permanently are now faced with the difficulties of finding places to live and restarting their lives — as government agencies fail to offer long-term...

Trump and South Korea’s Moon hold talks on Kim summit

Trump and South Korea's Moon hold talks on Kim summit 22 May 2018 Image copyright Reuters Image caption Mr Moon (right) will try to calm nerves in his meetings with Mr Trump (right) US President Donald Trump and South Korea's Moon Jae-in are due to hold talks in...

Giants’ Eli Apple Says ‘Of Course’ He Was ‘Embarrassed’ by 2017 Season

Julio Cortez/Associated Press Eli Apple had a rough 2017 season, but the New York Giants cornerback is ready to move on and put it behind him. At organized team activities on Monday, Apple let it be known that he was not proud of his actions last year. "Was I...

Prison records from 1800s Georgia show mass incarceration’s racially charged beginnings

Henry Minter was working as a farm laborer in Georgia in the 1870s when he met Mary Dotson, a young black servant girl. The couple never married – which would have been illegal at the time – but they stayed together until Henry’s death. Mary, who was left with their...

Ariana Grande Has Posted A Moving Tribute To The Victims Of The Manchester Bombing, One Year On

Grande tweeted: "Thinking of you all today and every day. I love you with all of me and am sending you all of the light and warmth I have to offer on this challenging day." Twenty-two people were killed last year when 22-year-old Salman Abedi blew himself up in the...

Kendrick Lamar stops white fan using N-word on stage at concert

Kendrick Lamar stops white fan using N-word on stage at concert 22 May 2018 Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Kendrick Lamar at the Coachella festival in April A white woman has been booed at a Kendrick Lamar gig for singing the N-word on stage.The rapper...

LeBron James on Game 5 at Celtics: ‘Their Fans Are Going to Be Very Energetic’

Tony Dejak/Associated Press After leading the Cleveland Cavaliers to a 111-102 win in Game 4 over the Boston Celtics on Monday to even the Eastern Conference Finals at 2-2, LeBron James discussed his expectation for the atmosphere in Boston for Game 5. As seen in the...

Cheating workers out of wages is easier than ever

Jara Neal Willis, a nurse at a hospital in Texas, usually clocked in a few minutes before the start of her shift and stayed late whenever her patients needed help. Her lunch breaks were often cut short by requests from doctors, patients or their families. Willis and...

Grimes Defended Boyfriend Elon Musk Saying He Never Stopped Tesla Workers From Unionizing

"he has never prevented them from unionizing," wrote Boucher. "it's quite literally fake news. trust me, i've investigated this heavily and even visited factories etc."Musk's Tesla has faced multiple allegations that it has moved to stop union drives at its factories....

Kylian Mbappe Is the Latest Footballer to Get His Own Waxwork Statue

Europe vs. South America—Who Would Win? We Simmed on FIFA17 Inside Transfer Deadline Day: Access All Areas at Sheffield United FIFA Sim: Bundesliga All-Stars vs. Serie a All-Stars Meet 'Billy the Wonder Kid': the 7-Year-Old Football Phenomenon Juventus vs. Real...

The Apps For Ireland’s Anti-Abortion Campaigns Allow User Data To Be Shared With The NRA

Artur Widak / AFP / Getty Images Ireland's two largest anti-abortion campaigns are facing questions over privacy after a BuzzFeed News analysis found that personal user data gathered by both of their apps can be shared with an international network of conservative and...

Lucien Favre Named Borussia Dortmund Manager on 2-Year Contract

NICOLAS TUCAT/Getty Images Borussia Dortmund have confirmed Lucien Favre as the club's new manager.  As relayed by the Bundesliga Twitter account, BVB revealed the appointment on Tuesday, with the 60-year-old signing a two-year contract at the Westfalenstadion:...

Saudi Arabia Arrests Women Who Campaigned For The Right To Drive — Weeks Before The Ban Is Due To End

Grande tweeted: "Thinking of you all today and every day. I love you with all of me and am sending you all of the light and warmth I have to offer on this challenging day." Twenty-two people were killed last year when 22-year-old Salman Abedi blew himself up in the...

Harry Kane Confirmed as England Captain for 2018 World Cup

Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane has been confirmed as the England captain for the 2018 FIFA World Cup.  The Three Lions broke the news on their Twitter account Tuesday: England @England It's confirmed. @HKane will be our captain...

Saudi Arabia Arrests Women Who Campaigned For The Right To Drive — Weeks Before The Ban Is Due To End

Saudi Arabia has detained several leading women's rights campaigners, just weeks before a long-standing ban on women driving is lifted.At least six people were detained last week, and over the weekend state media branded them "traitors" in what Amnesty International...

Manuel Pellegrini Appoi West Ham United Manager on X-Year Contract

XIN LI/Getty Images West Ham United appointed former Real Madrid and Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini as their new manager Tuesday.  The club announced the deal via their official Twitter account, as Pellegrini put pen to paper on a three-year deal. The...

“Avengers: Infinity War” Is Marvel’s Biggest Hit In China

Thanks to serious competition from Deadpool 2 this past weekend, and Solo: A Star Wars Story this coming weekend, Infinity War may not surpass the domestic totals of Jurassic World ($ 652 million), Titanic ($ 659 million), or Black Panther ($ 697 million — and still...

Tyronn Lue Jokes He’s Playing Kyle Korver Too Much After Realizing He’s 37

Tony Dejak/Associated Press LeBron James stole the show with 44 points, five rebounds and three assists in the Cleveland Cavaliers' 111-102 victory over the Boston Celtics in Monday's Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Finals, but he received important support from Kyle...

A 20-Year-Old Woman Is Suing R. Kelly And Claims The Singer Gave Her Herpes

A 20-year-old woman who claims she entered a relationship with R. Kelly in 2017 has filed a lawsuit against the singer, accusing him of sexual battery, false imprisonment, and "deliberately" infecting her with a sexual transmitted illness during their one-year...

LeBron James on Breaking Playoff FG Record in Cavaliers Win: It’s Just Humbling

David Liam Kyle/Getty Images LeBron James is one of the greatest players in NBA history, but he said it is "humbling" just to be mentioned with some of the game's legends. James was asked what his reaction was to passing Kareem Abdul-Jabbar for the most made field...

Puerto Ricans Who Survived The Hurricane Face A New Challenge: Finding An Affordable Apartment in New York City

Puerto Rican families who fled to New York City in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria and have decided to stay permanently are now faced with the difficulties of finding places to live and restarting their lives — as government agencies fail to offer long-term...

Why Spanish speakers in US are getting into trouble

Why Spanish speakers in US are getting into trouble 22 May 2018 Image copyright Ana Suda Two high-profile incidents of Spanish speakers being challenged for not using English have raised familiar arguments over language and immigration in America. Ana Suda and Mimi...

Full Highlights of LeBron James’ 44-Point Explosion in Cavaliers Win vs. Celtics

Chinese Fans Keep It 100 with LBJ Nicknames Sixers Welcomed Meek Home in Style 👀 Mitchell Breaks MJ’s Rookie Playoff Record Collin Sexton Could Be Next Eric Bledsoe Andre Ingram Put on a Show in His NBA Debut Turner's Showcase Giving Overlooked Ballers a...

It Took Police Four Minutes To Confront The Texas School Shooter, But 30 Minutes To Capture Him

It took police four minutes to confront a teenage shooter as he opened fire on students and faculty members inside a Texas high school Friday, but more than 25 additional minutes to capture him — a lengthy period officials still have not explained.Dimitrios...

WWE Raw Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights from May 21

0 of 12 Credit: WWE.com The road to Money in the Bank rolled through another episode of Raw Monday as the Superstars of WWE's flagship show jockeyed for position ahead of the June 17 pay-per-view. Braun Strowman picked up a big win, Roman Reigns and Kevin Owens...

It Took Police Four Minutes To Confront The Texas School Shooter, But 30 Minutes To Capture Him

It took police four minutes to confront a teenage shooter as he opened fire on students and faculty members inside a Texas high school Friday, but more than 25 additional minutes to capture him — a lengthy period officials still have not explained.Dimitrios...

LeBron James Passes Kareem Abdul-Jabbar for Most FGs Made in NBA Playoff History

Tony Dejak/Associated Press Add another accomplishment to LeBron James' incredible resume. James needed just six made field goals to surpass Kareem Abdul-Jabbar for the most made postseason field goals in NBA history, and he wasted little time accomplishing the feat....

Five Women Are Suing USC For Allegedly Letting A Gynecologist Abuse Them

Five women are suing the University of Southern California for allegedly enabling a veteran gynecologist to prey upon, victimize, and abuse them under the guise of medical treatment, and for ignoring repeated complaints against the doctor for years.In two separate...

Lance Bass Explains How Shaquille O’Neal Helped Launch *NSYNC

Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images Shaquille O'Neal mysteriously replaced Joey Fatone in a list of 'N Sync members on Google, but apparently this isn't as far off as one might think. According to Lance Bass, the Basketball Hall of Famer actually had somewhat of a role...

A Teacher Who Was Killed In The Santa Fe Shooting May Be Saving Her Husband’s Life

She was among the 10 victims killed in the shooting. Cynthia — survived by her husband, three children, and 11 grandchildren — loved kids, her brother-in-law John Tisdale said on Facebook. Her family has since framed her last note to them. Leia Olinde said her aunt...

Jim Harbaugh to Take Michigan Football Team on South African Trip in 2019

Tony Ding/Associated Press Jim Harbaugh will continue the trend of bringing the Michigan football team to a new country every year in 2019, as he has planned a trip to South Africa. The coach explained the plans in a radio interview with WTKA-AM on Monday, via Daniel...

High Schoolers Are Sharing What They Will Miss Out On If They Die In A School Shooting

Ten people were killed in the most recent mass shooting in the US — eight students and two teachers.A Santa Fe high school student named Paige said she wasn't surprised by the shooting, telling a local outlet that she "always felt like eventually, it was going to...

North Korea summit: Pence warns Kim Jong-un not to ‘play Trump’

North Korea summit: Pence warns Kim Jong-un not to 'play Trump' 22 May 2018 Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Mike Pence made the comments in a Fox News interview to be broadcast on Monday night US Vice President Mike Pence has warned North Korea's Kim...

Supreme Court ruling against class action lawsuits is a blow for workers – and #MeToo

The Supreme Court on May 21 narrowly ruled that employees who sign arbitration agreements cannot band together to sue their employers for unpaid wages. As a law professor who directs a clinical legal program that regularly represents low-wage workers, I believe this...







Trump and South Korea’s Moon hold talks on Kim summit

Trump and South Korea's Moon hold talks on Kim summit 22 May 2018 Image copyright Reuters Image caption Mr Moon (right) will try to calm nerves in his meetings with Mr Trump (right) US President Donald Trump and South Korea's Moon Jae-in are due to hold talks in...

Kendrick Lamar stops white fan using N-word on stage at concert

Kendrick Lamar stops white fan using N-word on stage at concert 22 May 2018 Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Kendrick Lamar at the Coachella festival in April A white woman has been booed at a Kendrick Lamar gig for singing the N-word on stage.The rapper...

Cheating workers out of wages is easier than ever

Jara Neal Willis, a nurse at a hospital in Texas, usually clocked in a few minutes before the start of her shift and stayed late whenever her patients needed help. Her lunch breaks were often cut short by requests from doctors, patients or their families. Willis and...

“Avengers: Infinity War” Is Marvel’s Biggest Hit In China

Thanks to serious competition from Deadpool 2 this past weekend, and Solo: A Star Wars Story this coming weekend, Infinity War may not surpass the domestic totals of Jurassic World ($ 652 million), Titanic ($ 659 million), or Black Panther ($ 697 million — and still...

Why Spanish speakers in US are getting into trouble

Why Spanish speakers in US are getting into trouble 22 May 2018 Image copyright Ana Suda Two high-profile incidents of Spanish speakers being challenged for not using English have raised familiar arguments over language and immigration in America. Ana Suda and Mimi...

US policeman performs roadside C-section on wounded deer

US policeman performs roadside C-section on wounded deer 21 May 2018 Image copyright Facebook/ Washington Township Police Department New Jersey police say an officer performed a successful roadside C-section on a deer that had died after being hit by a car on Sunday...

How A Murder Has Left A Country Grappling With Abortion

Sara Hylton Emely Peguero's grave in the Cenoví cemetery. CENOVÍ, Dominican Republic — Emely Peguero had been missing for less than 24 hours when her boyfriend decided to hold a press conference. Peguero was 16 years old and five months pregnant when she disappeared....

Jewish Americans changed their names, but not at Ellis Island

A well-worn joke in American Jewish culture goes like this. A Jewish immigrant landed at Ellis Island in New York. The procedures were confusing, and he was overwhelmed by the commotion. When one of the officials asked him “What is your name?” he replied, “Shayn...

Toward sustainable ammonia production

Ammonia, with its unmistakable urinous odor, is a critical ingredient in agricultural fertilizers. With more than 145 million tonnes manufactured annually, only sulfuric acid outranks it as the world’s most produced chemicals. Manufacturing this simple molecule, made...

Barack and Michelle Obama to make TV and films for Netflix

Barack and Michelle Obama to make TV and films for Netflix 21 May 2018 Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The couple left the White House at the beginning of 2017 Barack Obama and Michelle Obama are teaming up with Netflix to produce films and TV shows.Netflix...

Harry Kane Confirmed as England Captain for 2018 World Cup

Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane has been confirmed as the England captain for the 2018 FIFA World Cup.  The Three Lions broke the news on their Twitter account Tuesday: England @England It's confirmed. @HKane will be our captain...

European Club Power Rankings After May 18-20 Matches

ANDREAS SOLARO/Getty Images The 2017-18 European football season is less than a week away from its conclusion. There is just one top-level game left—the Champions League final—with all other league and cup matters decided. This is your definitive ranking of how each...

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