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Slavery in America reminds us: Trump is far from an aberration | Touré

The president’s white supremacist ideas have been part of America since the beginningImagine being teleported from the early days of slavery in 1619 ...

Slavery in America reminds us: Trump is far from an aberration | Touré

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Point Comfort: where slavery in America began 400 years ago In 1619, a ship with 20 captives landed at Virginia, ushering in the era of slavery in what would become the United StatesThe blue waters of the Ches...
06:20, 2019-08-14

Should America pay reparations for slavery? Ta-Nehisi Coates v Coleman Hughes At a congressional hearing on reparations on Tuesday, two black writers offered strikingly different visions of America’s racial legacy. Here is the ...
23:44, 2019-06-19

True West: With a Reimagined Revival, a Classic Sam Shepard Play Reminds Us That We, Too, Are America “It’s a very universal story. It’s a play about brothers,” says actor Namir Smallwood when asked about his role in True West, Sam Shepard’s classic p...
18:24, 2019-08-08

‘I Carry It Within Me.’ Novelist Colson Whitehead Reminds Us How America’s Racist History Lives On There’s Colson Whitehead up ahead, minutes before our arranged time, dawdling on the corner of 126th Street and Fifth Avenue, dressed in slim j...
14:08, 2019-06-27

NASA reminds everyone it still needs another $30 billion for Trump’s Moon mission So, NASA wants to go back to the Moon. It’s wanted to do it for a while now and has been slowly piecing together how such a trip might happen, ...
21:28, 2019-06-14

Trump Reminds World That He Could Bomb Your Country Off the Map Anytime He Wanted To President Donald Trump is ever the humanitarian, at least if you’re going by the standards of, say, Henry Kissinger....
21:44, 2019-07-22

Trump heckled by Virginia delegate while discussing ‘horrors of slavery’ President Donald Trump talked about the “horrors of slavery” but was interrupted by a Virginia delegate who shouted “you can’t send us back” at an ev...
21:40, 2019-07-30

US briefing: Trump speech 'lies', slavery reparations and record refugee numbers Wednesday’s top story: ‘Make America Great Again’ becomes ‘Keep America Great’ amid anti-Trump protests. Plus: the case for compensating slave descen...
12:36, 2019-06-19

Filmmaker Michael Moore Wants America’s Favorite Black Woman to Save America From Trump Filmmaker Michael Moore knows exactly who could save America from the racist president leaving his Florsheim prints all over the Oval Office desk, an...
01:04, 2019-08-02

Report: ESPN Reminds Employees Of Craven No-Politics Policy In Wake Of Dan Le Batard's Criticism Of The Network And Trump It was only a matter of time before ESPN decided to do something in response to Dan Le Batard very correctly calling the network’s anti-politics stan...
18:28, 2019-07-21

Gary Sanchez making 2018 look like the aberration The further this season goes, the better Gary Sanchez hits, and the more last year looks like some strange kind of anomaly or mirage. One of those un...
10:12, 2019-06-02

Toure signs for Chinese second tier club Qingdao "Former Barcelona and Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure has joined Chinese second tier club Qingdao Huanghai, the League One leaders announced on...
12:56, 2019-07-03

Yaya Toure retires: Former Man City and Barcelona midfielder to become a coach Yaya Toure has retired from professional football and intends to become a coach, according to his agent....
13:20, 2019-05-10

Epstein called criminalizing sex with teen girls a ‘cultural aberration’ A year before Jeffrey Epstein apparently killed himself in a Manhattan jail cell while awaiting trial on sex trafficking charges, he told a New York ...
13:52, 2019-08-13

Epstein called criminalizing sex with teen girls a ‘cultural aberration’: report A year before Jeffrey Epstein apparently killed himself in a Manhattan jail cell while awaiting trial on sex trafficking charges, he told a New York ...
06:24, 2019-08-13

Arsenal record signing Nicolas Pepe reveals advice from Kolo Toure before £72m Premier League switch Arsenal's new record signing Nicolas Pepe received advice from a former Gunners favourite before making a switch to the Emirates Stadium....
09:00, 2019-08-02

America will pay for it if Trump backs down to China now The markets might be rattled, but if the U.S. doesn't hold firm in its showdown with China over tariffs, things will only get worse....
18:20, 2019-05-13

A 1995 Novel Predicted Trump’s America William H. Gass’s “The Tunnel” explores eerily resonant themes of midcentury Western fascism....
21:24, 2019-07-12

Why America’s tariff-hit farmers still support Trump EASTON, NY — Most mornings, Paul Molesky begins his workday at 5 a.m. — not on his family’s small beef farm — but as the operations manager for Allen...
19:52, 2019-07-13

Trump: The ‘Squad’ Dems should apologize to America ​President Trump ​on Sunday ​continued his attacks on four minority freshman Democrats, telling them they should “apologize” to America. ...
15:20, 2019-07-21

Trump's been hating on America. Is it time for him to leave? The president says if Democratic congresswomen criticize the US, they should go elsewhere. But mocking America is one of his own favorite pastimesAt ...
08:36, 2019-07-19

The recipe that reminds me of home Greek souvlaki, Somali bean stew, Indonesian omelette – dishes that take our cooks back to their rootsThe key to Somali cooking is xawaash spice mix ...
12:52, 2019-07-14

Here's all the military hardware you can expect to see in Trump's 'Salute to America' President Trump's Fourth of July "Salute to America" will feature an amped-up fireworks show, a wide range of military hardware, and a speech from th...
06:08, 2019-07-04

Trump’s ‘Salute to America’ showcased innovation, military might President Trump honored American history and heroes ranging from George Washington to Martin Luther King Jr. during a rousing Fourth of July speech p...
03:32, 2019-07-05

De Blasio says Trump wants to ‘make America hate again’ with ICE raids Mayor de Blasio blasted President Trump for announcing that Immigration and Customs Enforcement would carry out raids nationally as a political ploy ...
18:40, 2019-07-14

Trump says congresswoman is ‘never happy’ with America and ‘hates Jews’ U.S. President Donald Trump intensified his attacks on four congresswomen, saying that “if you're not happy here, you can leave.”...
21:28, 2019-07-15

Trump administration may take out billboard ads in Central America about migrating to US Trump administration officials are thinking about launching a Public Service Announcement-type campaign in some Central American countries in an atte...
20:28, 2019-06-05

Trump: Minority Democratic congresswomen should 'apologize to America' President Donald Trump has renewed his attacks on four Democratic congresswomen, demanding an apology "for the horrible (hateful) things they have sa...
02:48, 2019-07-22

Iran tests President Trump’s ‘America First’ pledge WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump won the White House pledging to wind down the nation’s many foreign entanglements and put “Ameri...
00:44, 2019-05-18

America is close to ‘deal’ with Taliban, hints Trump With a president eager to bring US troops home, many question what Afghan ‘peace’ would look likeDonald Trump has met his peace envoy to Afghanistan ...
21:40, 2019-08-17

If there is an immigrant who has failed to integrate in America, it's Donald Trump The likes of Trump hate our freedoms so much that they want to turn us into some kind of European dictatorship like they used to have back home Why d...
10:00, 2019-07-15

Cher says Democrats don't know how to win in 2020, that there will be no America if Trump is re-elected Cher is once again bashing President Donald Trump and giving some blunt advice to the Democratic Party for beating him in the 2020 election. ...
15:04, 2019-06-21

AP FACT CHECK: Trump says no more ‘death to America’ in Iran ...
22:28, 2019-06-14

How Trump's census question could transform America's electoral map If the Trump administration adds a new question to the 2020 census, up to 4m people could go uncounted, paving the way for Republican gerrymandering ...
15:24, 2019-06-17

Trump is 'primary cheerleader' for hate in America, says Dem senator Sen. Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) on Wednesday branded Donald Trump the “primary cheerleader” for hate in America, as the president faces widespread opprob...
15:52, 2019-08-07

This game reminds wagerers there are no sure things LAS VEGAS — If you’ve followed sports betting for any time at all, hopefully you’ve heard the advice that, “There’s no such thing as a sure thing.” M...
16:48, 2019-08-14

With a New Memoir, Elaine Welteroth Reminds Us That We're More Than Enough She’s known as an arbiter of millennial cool-girl style, but as Elaine Welteroth told Refinery29, she started out just like the rest of us: “a hot me...
00:40, 2019-06-12

Trump calls America’s story ‘the greatest political journey’ President Donald Trump speaks during an Independence Day celebration in front of the Lincoln Memorial, Thursday, July 4, 2019, in Washington. (AP Pho...
17:48, 2019-07-05

The Radicalization of White America: How Donald Trump Weaponized Whiteness On September 30, 2011, an unmanned American drone fired 40 missiles into the home of Anwar al-Awlaki, an American citizen living in Yemen. The promin...
16:20, 2019-05-03

Nancy Pelosi says Trump wants to 'make America white again' – video US house speaker Nancy Pelosi says president Donald Trump wants to add a citizenship question to next year's census because he wants to 'make America...
14:00, 2019-07-09

The Man Who Sold America: Joy-Ann Reid hosts a Trump house of horrors The MSNBC anchor knows how to pick an interview and how to organise her sources. Her book is a valuable compendiumHow did we get Donald Trump? And ho...
14:00, 2019-07-21

Pelosi says Trump is trying to ‘Make America White Again’ with census question House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Monday blasted President Trump’s push for a citizenship question on the 2020 census as an effort to “Make A...
00:28, 2019-07-09

When Does America Reckon with the Gravity of Donald Trump's Alleged Rapes? In light of the new legal scrutiny of Jeffrey Epstein, it’s time to re-examine all the sexual misconduct allegations against the president....
21:40, 2019-07-11

Chinese Drones Made in America: One Company’s Plan to Win Over Trump The world’s largest drone maker is the latest Chinese technology company scrambling to retain their ability to sell to the United States....
16:00, 2019-06-24

Trump hits back at Obama for comments about racism in America Trump cited a segment on the TV news show Fox & Friends in response to former president: ‘Obama had 32 mass shootings during his reign’Donald Trump h...
02:12, 2019-08-07

Joe Biden in Iowa: Trump an 'existential threat' to America – live Biden and Trump to hold duelling rallies in key battleground state, while big tech under scrutiny at congressional hearing in WashingtonSign up to th...
16:12, 2019-06-11

Trump shares details of July 4 ‘Salute to America’ celebration President Trump on Tuesday revealed details of his “Salute to America” celebration in DC on July 4, including flyovers by the famed Blue Angels and p...
20:08, 2019-07-02

Michigan couple's wedding theme celebrates America, Trump The July 4 wedding of Audra and Jeff Johnson in Kalamazoo, Mich., was a grand celebration of America and President Trump....
00:04, 2019-07-12

Trump's regime is leading America in an insurrection | Carol Anderson Trump’s regime has ignited the base by conjuring up a vision of whiteness imperiled by ‘illegals’, ‘black identity extremists’ and Muslim terroristsO...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Sacha Baron Cohen credits Donald Trump for 'Who Is America?' “I think you need people to remain repulsed,” he continued. “Obviously, there are a lot of people who are supportive — but those who are upset with w...
15:20, 2019-05-23

Ivanka Trump to promote women’s initiative in South America Ivanka Trump will call attention to issues that make it difficult for women in developing countries to prosper financially when she travels to South ...
17:52, 2019-08-08

‘No negotiations with America’: Iran Revolutionary Guard dismisses Trump U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday urged Iran's leaders to sit down and talk with him about giving up their nuclear program,...
20:20, 2019-05-10

Tanks roll through DC ahead of Trump’s ‘Salute to America’ celebration A pair of tanks were spotted being ferried down a Washington, DC street Tuesday night — ahead of President Trump’s “Salute to America” celebration on...
08:16, 2019-07-03

Trump plans to hold July 4th ‘Salute to America’ every year President Donald Trump said on Monday that his Fourth of July “Salute to America” event was a “tremendous success” and he pla...
22:48, 2019-07-08

Stephen Colbert: 'America has its own royal baby: Donald Trump' Late-night hosts discussed the latest addition to the royal family and Trump’s continuing anger over the Mueller reportLast night’s monologues contai...
19:28, 2019-05-07

Goth William Barr Reminds Us We're All Gonna Die On Friday, CBS aired William Barr’s first network TV interview since being sworn in as President Donald Trump’s second attorney general....
15:32, 2019-05-31

Death Mark Reminds Us That We Can Never Vanquish Our Ghosts There was a time I was obsessed with American urban legends, especially the horror-themed ones. Learning more about their roots and origins, and how ...
19:20, 2019-06-22

This incredible zoom-out reminds us just how powerful Hubble really is The Hubble Space Telescope is one of those things that seems like it’s always been around. Its mission, which just recently passed the 29 year ...
02:20, 2019-05-03

Final Fantasy V Reminds Me Of What I Loved About The Series Talking about Final Fantasy has become complicated. A lot of my favorite Final Fantasy memories are from games in the series that are over a decade o...
22:08, 2019-06-22

Pose Reminds Us How Important Chosen Families Are As I’ve noted before, FX’s Pose not only entertains but is out here saving lives. That little young LGBTQ+ child who is confused about their existenc...
22:36, 2019-08-21

Lamborghini Reminds Itself That It Doesn't Want to Sell Too Many Cars Lamborghini, like many other automakers, has recently seen the effects of the most simple equation in car manufacturing: that making SUVs skyrockets ...
19:16, 2019-07-09

Tommy Lee's vision of a post-Trump America is extremely liberal, metal Tommy Lee, the Mötley Crüe drummer and Hall of Fame party animal, has taken an interest in politics as of late. Like many people, Lee appears to hav...
23:52, 2019-08-08

JS Ondara: The Kenyan rising star singing about life in Trump's America Rising singer talks Bob Dylan, touring with Neil Young and America's intolerance of immigrants....
02:16, 2019-07-23

Stephen Colbert on Trump's visit to Britain: 'America was 239lb smarter' Late night hosts focused on president’s antics in London, his sartorial choices and the anti-Trump protestsLate-night hosts focused on the second day...
19:08, 2019-06-05

Trump’s jokes with Putin over eliminating journalists is a betrayal of America. So is ignoring it. The president’s eagerness to curry favor with an autocrat is a new low, but his base — and many others — won’t care....
23:40, 2019-06-28

America’s biggest threats? Democrats say nukes, climate — and Donald Trump America's biggest threat right now is its president, Donald Trump, argued Washington Gov. Jay Inslee....
07:36, 2019-06-27

Trump tweets as gun violence and white nationalist terrorism stalk America Domestic terrorism now results in more deaths than the foreign kind but the president shows no sign of toning down his rhetoricTwo menaces have stalk...
22:16, 2019-08-04

Trump Will Speak Monday on ‘America’s Environmental Leadership.’ Critics Say It Will be Surreal. The idea for the speech originated with consultants on the re-election campaign worried that his environmental record was a turnoff to two key demogr...
20:04, 2019-07-08

Donald Trump Demands A$AP Rocky's Freedom On Grounds That America Has Actually Done A Lot For Sweden Donald Trump continued to have access to Twitter on Thursday, writing two new tweets about rapper A$AP Rocky a.k.a. Rakim Athelaston Mayers, who is c...
04:00, 2019-07-26

Steph Curry Reminds The Trail Blazers Just How Terrifying He Can Be Game 1 of the Western Conference Finals had a familiar look for anyone who’s watched many Golden State Warriors home games during the Steph Curry era...
07:04, 2019-05-15

Simone Biles Reminds Us How Deep Every Gymnast's Bag Of Tricks Really Is If I had been drinking something when I clicked play on a video Simone Biles tweeted out on May 28, I would have spat it out. The video in question s...
18:36, 2019-06-05

Mindhunter reminds us to never meet your idols, especially when they're Charles Manson Holden Ford is a Charles Manson fan. Holden’s been obsessing over the infamous cult leader since the very first episode of Mindhunter, when he pissed...
02:44, 2019-08-19

Tokyo Olympic CEO reminds all: Cannabis is banned in Japan TOKYO (AP) — Cannabis has been legalized in some parts of the world. But the chief executive of next year’s Tokyo Olympics has reminded potenti...
08:44, 2019-06-11

KSP Reminds Parents, Public To Never Leave Children In Hot Cars FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18) – Kentucky State Police are asking people to keep an eye out for children left in hot cars as temperatures rise. With the mer...
17:20, 2019-06-10

America’s green card system could be overhauled in Trump’s latest immigration plan The latest effort, spearheaded by Jared Kushner, focuses on beefing up border security and rethinking the green card system....
17:24, 2019-05-16

Trump revives the idea of a ‘white man’s country’, America’s original sin | Nell Painter It can’t be left to black Americans alone to resist the president’s racism. Citizens of all colours need to resist, and embrace activismThe idea that...
22:20, 2019-07-20

Brexit Britain and Trump’s America are a betrayal of the values D-day was fought for | Martin Kettle The D-day commemorations have never felt so uneasy. Trump and Brexit are tearing apart the bonds forged after 1945They are saying that Thursday – the...
18:36, 2019-06-05

This Is America: Dayton, Ohio, Mayor Had Security Increased After Public Fallout With Trump Please think about what I am about to say: An American mayor was assigned security after a public feud with the president of the United States, becau...
19:00, 2019-08-19

Rihanna Calls Out Donald Trump For His Misguided Messaging On America's Mass Shootings “Imagine a world where it’s easier to get an AK-47 than a visa!,” Rihanna wrote on Instagram...
12:12, 2019-08-05

Trump’s Reelection Campaign Is Trying to Woo Latino Voters While Threatening to Purge America of Latinos President Trump is nothing if not tone deaf. Somehow, Trump pulled favorable numbers with Hispanic voters in 2016, and now the president’s campaign t...
17:04, 2019-06-20

Trump's 'Salute to America' sparks heated debate over militarization of the Fourth of July President Trump's decision to showcase a wide array of military hardware at the capital's Fourth of July celebration has sparked a fierce dispute bet...
00:56, 2019-07-05

On Late Night, George Takei calls Trump's camps "a grotesque new low" for America George Takei’s position as Lieutenant (then Captain) Hikaru Sulu has long made him the revered goofy grandpa of nerd-dom, with the now 82-year-old ac...
13:52, 2019-08-13

'Relax and speak to America': US soldiers in Trump's military parade are handed instructions on what not to say Susan Walsh/AP US Army soldiers volunteering — or possibly being "voluntold" — for President Donald Trump's "Salute to America" Fourth o...
12:32, 2019-07-04

Reparations for slavery to get a hearing in Congress Writer Ta-Nehisi Coates and Actor Danny Glover to testifyHouse subcommittee will discuss issue on 19 June – ‘Juneteenth’The topic of reparations for ...
15:00, 2019-06-13

Cambridge investigates its slavery links The University of Cambridge is to investigate whether it gained financially from the slave trade....
02:00, 2019-04-30

Zarco's KTM plight reminds Rossi of his Ducati MotoGP misery Valentino Rossi says he can sympathise with Johann Zarco's decision to quit KTM after one MotoGP season, as the situation reminds him of his own stru...
16:00, 2019-08-23

PACC reminds owners to keep pets safe, comfortable on July 4 TUCSON – From the booming fireworks to the large crowds filling the streets, Fourth of July can be a stressful time for pets. To make sure your...
20:28, 2019-07-03

Uber now reminds riders to check for cyclists before opening their door Uber will soon roll out push notifications that indicate when riders' dropoffs are near bike lanes, giving them ample time to check for oncoming cycl...
15:32, 2019-05-15

Mindhunter's Jonathan Groff charmingly reminds you he's also Kristoff in Frozen When he’s not obsessively interviewing serial killers on David Fincher’s Mindhunter, Jonathan Groff is leaving voicemails for children—okay, that def...
20:08, 2019-08-14

Maradona film reminds that untameables were not always untouchable | Richard Williams The Argentinian great’s Napoli years show the real pressures of adulation compared to today’s walled-away talentsWhen I sat down in a cinema to watch...
15:48, 2019-06-17

Class politics is rising in America. Trump hopes a culture war might stop it | Bhaskar Sunkara Ilhan Omar sees that the president wants to divide us on the basis of our race, creed or color – we need to join her in fighting for working peopleTh...
12:36, 2019-07-20

Kimmel knocks Dems' efforts to get Trump's tax returns: 'Half of America doesn't care' Late night host Jimmy Kimmel mocked Democratic lawmakers on Thursday night for their ongoing efforts to obtain President Trump's tax returns. ...
09:04, 2019-05-10

Trump's Response to America's Mass Shootings Tops This Week's Internet News Roundup Also: Beto O'Rourke called out the president for his response to America's pair of deadly shootings....
15:48, 2019-08-11

'America First' allies say Trump saved presidency from John Bolton by scrapping Iran strike Non-interventionist Trump allies are cheering President Trump's Thursday night decision to buck his most senior advisers and abandon an airstrike on ...
20:16, 2019-06-21

McConnell on reparations for slavery: Not a ‘good idea’ WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday rejected reparations for slavery in part because it would be hard to know whom to...
22:28, 2019-06-18

The Legacy of Slavery in Two Novels of the American South “In West Mills,” by De’Shawn Charles Winslow, and “The Gone Dead,” by Chanelle Benz, serve up timeless Southern stories....
11:12, 2019-06-20

400 years since slavery: a timeline of American history In 1619, a ship with 20 captives landed at Point Comfort in Virginia, ushering in the era of American slaveryMany Americans’ introduction to US histo...
09:40, 2019-08-16

Do idyllic southern plantations really tell the story of slavery? In these memorials to southern splendor, much of the history being told is devoid of the atrocities of slaveryIt is a picture of southern splendor: a...
08:24, 2019-08-15

'It's ghost slavery': the troubling world of pop holograms Dead stars from Whitney Houston to Maria Callas are going on tour again. As Miley Cyrus explores the issue in a new Black Mirror, we uncover the grea...
11:08, 2019-06-01

Bury’s plight reminds EFL fans not to take boredom and pain for granted | Max Rushden For many fans of lower league sides the best case is nothing happens in the new season, but developments at Gigg Lane show us that our clubs may not ...
12:08, 2019-08-02

Heroes of the Storm reminds us it isn’t dead with a new, original hero and ranked system Blizzard announced today that Heroes of the Storm is getting a new character, Qhira. It will also be releasing a change to to the game's ranked modes...
19:56, 2019-07-29

Black Mirror reminds us that sometimes unhappy people sing happy songs If “Smithereens” shows how a substantial running time can improve a slight story, “Rachel, Jack and Ashley Too” shows how it can completely fail an o...
22:16, 2019-06-05

Tori Spelling remembers dad on his birthday, reminds Instagram crowd he was a TV titan The "Beverly Hills, 90210" alum remembered her father on what would have been his 95th birthday calling him, "my hero."     ...
17:36, 2019-04-23

Pissed-off weatherman reminds viewers to prioritize human life over The Bachelorette Despite what Bob Dylan would have you believe, the vast majority of us do, in fact, need “a weatherman to know which way the wind blows.” This is esp...
20:16, 2019-05-28

Incomparable Messi reminds Salah who is master of left-footed arts The Liverpool forward played well but Barcelona’s magician wrote his name all over another Champions League semi-finalThere was a moment at the end o...
02:00, 2019-05-02

Illinois fire department reminds cooks to be safe during grilling season ROCK ISLAND, Ill. (KWQC) – The snow is gone, the rain is sort of gone and now, some may be pulling out the grills to grill some meals. Rock Isl...
23:32, 2019-06-19

Fox News attracts 4.6 million viewers for Trump’s ‘Salute to America’ speech, topping CNN and MSNBC combined It turns out that patriotic Americans will tune in if the military is being honored on Independence Day....
18:00, 2019-07-09

Saving Girls From Sexual Slavery in San Francisco’s Chinatown “The White Devil’s Daughters,” by Julia Flynn Siler, recounts the story of the crusading women (and a few men) who helped rescue thousands of young C...
11:40, 2019-06-21

How American Slavery Helped Create Modern-Day Policing This year marks the 400th anniversary of the arrival of the first enslaved Africans in what we now know as Virginia. Their voyage was, no doubt, fill...
00:52, 2019-08-21

Sanditon: Sex, nudity and slavery in Jane Austen TV drama A new dramatisation of the writer's unfinished novel challenges some conventions of TV period drama....
13:28, 2019-07-27

David Attenborough: polluting planet may become as reviled as slavery Naturalist tells MPs radical action needed to tackle crisis but attitude of young people gives him hopeThe attitude of young people towards tackling ...
13:52, 2019-07-09

Did You Know Lady Liberty Was a Monument to Slavery Abolishment, Not Immigration? The new Statue of Liberty Museum, which opened Thursday in New York Harbor, brings to light a little-spoken-of aspect of the statue’s history: Lady L...
19:28, 2019-05-27

Democratic panel to open debate on reparations for slavery WASHINGTON (AP) — The case for reparations is returning to Capitol Hill, this time amid a growing discussion in the Democratic Party about what the c...
06:56, 2019-06-19

We Were Never Going to Escape This Week Without a Sitting Politician Defending Slavery The New Hampshire Union Leader reported on Wednesday on a local dimension of Racist Week, which, of course, happened on Facebook....
23:00, 2019-07-18

Pelosi says ‘humbled’ by Ghana visit to gateway to slavery ACCRA, Ghana (AP) — U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says a congressional delegation to Ghana was “humbled” by a visit to the gateway wher...
01:12, 2019-08-01

Man nabbed for Bronx rape allegedly said she ‘deserved it’ for ‘slavery’ A black parolee arrested for raping and bashing a white woman on the roof of his Bronx apartment building allegedly told a witness that she “de...
22:52, 2019-06-18

David Brion Davis, scholar of slavery, dead at 92 David Brion Davis, a Pulitzer Prize-winning historian who documented the centrality of slavery in Western culture through a landmark trilogy that mad...
23:36, 2019-04-15

Conservatives Are Flipping Out Because the New York Times Said Slavery Was Important In the past few days, the New York Times has been rolling out the 1619 Project, a hugely ambitious effort to mark the 400th anniversary of the arriva...
15:24, 2019-08-19

Chrissy Teigen Reminds Us She's the Queen of Twitter With These Tips for Battling Internet Burnout It's no secret Chrissy Teigen is the queen of Twitter. Whether she's trolling her husband John Legend or clapping back at haters, the 33-year-old ce...
17:36, 2019-08-15

Junichi Masuda Reminds People: Game Freak Makes The Pokémon Games Quick! Who has made the mainline Pokémon games? That’s right, Game Freak. But some people think the answer is Nintendo. According to Junichi Masuda, ...
16:28, 2019-07-23

British conservationists work to restore acclaimed slavery painting Ahead of the annual remembrance day for the abolition of the slave trade, art conservationists are working to restore a rare painting of a kneeling A...
16:12, 2019-08-19

‘Stain of slavery’: Congress debates reparations to atone for US's original sin Democrats are in favor of reparations program, while Republicans denounce idea that past sins can be paid off by today’s taxpayers For the first time...
20:16, 2019-06-19

Nxivm leader was writing twisted handbook on sex slavery: testimony Nxivm leader Keith Raniere planned to market his alleged sex cult — and was even in the process of writing a handbook about his twisted obsessi...
17:08, 2019-05-21

Cambridge University assigns white academic to look at slavery links Campaigner criticises ‘bizarre’ choice and asks why black academic was not chosenThe equal rights campaigner and former Labour politician Trevor Phil...
14:32, 2019-05-03

Ancestry.com apologizes, removes ad amid backlash it ignored horrors of slavery Ancestry.com on Thursday pulled a controversial slavery-era themed ad published to its YouTube channel amid criticism the genealogy company romantici...
10:28, 2019-04-19

Police save girl, 16, from being sold into sex slavery after she ‘tried to sell virginity' A SCHOOLGIRL who believed she was selling her virginity for £4,000 was nearly nabbed by a human trafficker, police said....
21:52, 2019-07-11

Modern slavery victims will be able to open HSBC bank accounts Victims of modern slavery will be able to open bank accounts without traditional identification documents under a new scheme....
13:40, 2019-06-28

Review: In ‘Toni Stone,’ America’s Pastime Meets America’s Problem April Matthis’s sensational performance anchors Lydia R. Diamond’s play about the first woman of any race to appear in a professional baseball game....
04:36, 2019-06-21

NIH begins HIV vaccine trials in North America, South America, Europe The National Institutes of Health announced plans to begin a phase of trials on Monday on a new HIV vaccine in North and South America, and Europe, w...
18:28, 2019-07-15

Zack Thompson Named Third-Team All-America by Baseball America Zack Thompson – Photo by UK Athletics LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky junior left-hander Zack Thompson has added All-American to his resume after bei...
01:16, 2019-06-11

Beto O'Rourke said voters must 'reclaim' America from Trump in a fiery speech at Florida facility where migrant children are being detained Rhona Wise/Getty Former Rep. Beto O'Rourke of Texas on Thursday excoriated President Donald Trump during a visit to a detention facility for migrant...
23:48, 2019-06-27

Rapper Offset likens Alabama abortion law to slavery, says he's not proud to be an American Rapper Offset of the group Migos has slammed Alabama's controversial abortion law, comparing it to slavery....
19:40, 2019-05-19

West African slavery lives on, 400 years after transatlantic trade began LAGOS – Blessing was only six years old when her mother arranged for her to become an unpaid housemaid for a family in the Nigerian city of Abu...
02:52, 2019-08-08

Sadiq Khan backs London slavery museum to challenge racism Exclusive: Britain’s role in slave trade demonstrates need for museum, says mayorSadiq Khan has endorsed proposals for a British slavery museum in Lo...
18:28, 2019-08-11

Domestic workers face heightened slavery risk in UK, warns EU study European report points to legislative gaps in Britain while claiming inquiry was blocked by ‘mafia networks’ in France An EU agency has highlighted t...
02:28, 2019-06-26

UK's largest ever modern slavery ring smashed after three-year investigation The well-organised criminal gang led by the Brzezinksi family forced more than 400 people to work for a pittance while their masters earned £2 millio...
14:32, 2019-07-05

First slavery, then a chemical plant and cancer deaths: one town's brutal history Long before Reserve, Louisiana was home to a chemical plant and riddled with cancer, it had suffered the violent deprivations of enslavementAt night ...
15:44, 2019-05-06

Slavery reparations bill debated in US House hearing – video highlights The actor Danny Glover, writer Ta-Nehisi Coates and Senator Cory Booker were among the witness at a congressional hearing on the original sin of the ...
00:48, 2019-06-20

Pelosi speaks in Ghana about history of slavery, U.S. commitment to African growth U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi discussed relations between the United States and Ghana during her visit to the African country this week....
18:56, 2019-07-31

Granger Smith's wife Amber gives family update after losing son, River: 'Every single thing reminds me of him' Country singer Granger Smith’s wife, Amber Smith, shared a touching note about the grief they're feeling after their three-year-old son, River, died ...
16:04, 2019-06-24

'We are not criminals or seeking a free ride in America': Undocumented workers at a Trump golf club request meeting with the president in a letter REUTERS/Mike Segar In a letter to President Donald Trump, 21 former employees, all undocumented, requested to meet with the president. Some of the ...
12:32, 2019-07-04

John Kelly, Trump’s ex-chief of staff, joins board of firm running America’s biggest child migrant facility John Kelly now sits on the board of Caliburn International, which owns a company that runs Homestead - the biggest facility for unaccompanied migrant...
02:20, 2019-05-04

The billionaire who founded NYC's biggest grocery chain after immigrating to America as an infant explains his support for Trump — and why he thinks the US should build a wall Photo by Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images John Catsimatidis, a Greek immigrant and the founder of New York City grocery chain Gristedes, is a vocal sup...
22:20, 2019-08-19

West African slavery lives on, 400 years after trans-Atlantic trade began LAGOS – Blessing was only six years old when her mother arranged for her to become an unpaid housemaid for a family in the Nigerian city of Abu...
18:40, 2019-08-08

Beto O'Rourke Says All Americans Must Understand History of Slavery Before Cash Reparations Can Be Pursued Presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke told The Root in an on-camera interview that all Americans need to understand the story of slavery before the go...
17:12, 2019-06-25

White Guy Spits on Black Girlfriend After Her Bizarre Request for Slavery Role Play I don’t judge what anyone else does in their bedroom, but some of y’all are out here really whylin....
19:20, 2019-08-14

San Francisco school board votes to paint over murals showing slavery and violence Artwork at high school, which shows a dead Native American and black slaves, at center of decades of controversyThe San Francisco school board has un...
00:12, 2019-06-28

New UN data tool shows 'mismatch' between government aid and places modern slavery exists A new interactive data tool created by the UN University Centre for Policy Research, which shows a mismatch between where modern slavery occurs, and ...
10:43, 2019-04-09

Proof of the Reality of Slavery ‘Up North’ in New York City and Its Aftermath Is in Danger of Disappearing Forever A report just last year found that when it comes to teaching about slavery — the very economic and social foundation on which this nation was built —...
04:04, 2019-05-14

America's Least American-Style Car Was Also One of America's Most Influential Happy Fourth of July, fellow Americans! And, everyone else, have a beer and a hot dog on me! By me, I mean the United States government, who I’m sure...
20:28, 2019-07-04

NBA Playoffs 2019: James Harden's injury shows Rockets' scrappiness, and reminds us of Warriors' absurd depth of talent The Rockets and Warriors were in very different places after injuries to their superstars in Game 2...
11:56, 2019-05-02

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Sony Michel reminds us why he's worth a top-50 pick in our running back whiparound The third week of the preseason is the most important. That's why we're taking a look at every single team's backfield situation....
21:20, 2019-08-23

Robert De Niro: Trump getting impeached would 'Make America Great Again' "The individual who currently purports to lead America is not worthy of any tribute," Robert De Niro said of Donald Trump at the American Icon Awards...
17:24, 2019-05-21

Tiffany Haddish compares Georgia’s abortion law to slavery, says decision to cancel show ‘wasn’t tough at all’ In an emotional interview with TMZ, the comedian said she canceled her show there because of the state's attempt to, in effect, ban abortion....
21:44, 2019-06-17

A Republican Legislator Said Slavery Wasn't Racist Because Slave Owners 'Were Making Money.' Then Things Got Even Weirder A New Hampshire state legislator is under fire for insisting that “owning slaves doesn’t make you racist.” In a private interaction with a former New...
21:32, 2019-07-24

Nike Drops Sneaker Featuring Betsy Ross Flag After Colin Kaepernick Is Said to Complain It Invokes Slavery Just in time for the Fourth of July, comes a report that Nike yanked a sneaker embellished with a Betsy Ross flag after NFL footballer-turned-activis...
05:20, 2019-07-02

Democratic Hopeful Marianne Williamson Asked White Audience Members to Apologize to Black Guests for Slavery I don’t know if 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful Marianne Williamson believes that she can win, but she’s certainly entertaining in her losing ef...
17:28, 2019-07-17

US mass shootings: Donald Trump insists 'hate has no place' in America amid backlash over bloodshed Donald Trump has claimed "hate has no place" in America after 29 people were killed in two mass shootings that sparked a major backlash over his pres...
10:56, 2019-08-05

NRA head Wayne LaPierre made $1.4 million in 2017. Here's what we know, and don't know, about the finances of America's most public gun rights advocate, who can reportedly change Trump's mind on gun policy with a single phone call. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts Wayne LaPierre is the CEO and executive vice president of the National Rifle Association (NRA), an American gun rights advoca...
23:16, 2019-08-21

America the Beautiful, America the Cruel The Fourth of July, or the Fourth of You Lie as we black folks like to call it, is here again. And we’ll be inundated with bold-faced lies about Amer...
17:24, 2019-07-04

Steve Kerr Tentatively Reminds Shaq Of Obligation To Kiss Kerr's Cheese-Covered Feet Back in 2005, Shaquille O’Neal thought no coach would ever match what Phil Jackson did with the Lakers between 2000 to 2004: guide a team to the Fina...
00:32, 2019-07-17

Chrissy Teigen's response to critic of Luna's hair reminds us to not mess with mama bear The queen of clapbacks did it again with a monumental sting on a social media poster who dared disparage her daughter's appearance.   ...
22:04, 2019-06-04

Drug dealers jailed for 12 years over 'county lines' modern slavery case Three men have been jailed after becoming the first drug dealers to be charged under modern slavery laws for using vulnerable youths to traffic drugs...
19:52, 2019-05-14

New campaign launched in London to find victims of 'hidden' crimes like modern slavery A new campaign has launched in London to find victims of "hidden crimes" such as modern slavery....
11:56, 2019-06-10

Maisie Williams reminds 'Game of Thrones' fans her family saw that sex scene: 'Kill me' Maisie Williams tweeted about the reaction to Arya's sex scene on "Game of Thrones: "If u feel uncomfortable just know that my mother and my ste...
22:12, 2019-04-23

Alec Baldwin joins America in being "so done with" Alec Baldwin's Trump impression on SNL It’s rare for someone who’s been famous for multiple decades to still be truly in touch with the thoughts and feelings of the common folk. But we can...
06:04, 2019-06-07

Mom's viral post reminds us that social media isn't real: 'Mamas, don't compare yourself' Jen Flint wrote about a day at the pool where she saw a mom taking photos for social media and worried about mom's comparing themselves to perfe...
18:08, 2019-06-27

Take That, Trump: Aerosmith Has Asked Donald Trump To Stop Playing Their Hit 1998 Single ‘President Donald Trump Rocks’ At His Rallies One of America’s biggest rock bands has just drawn a line in the sand and made it 100% clear that they don’t want their name attached to the current ...
11:52, 2019-05-02

‘America By Another Name’ Photographer Francis Smith spent more than four years capturing a broad swath of American life by visiting places called Columbia. While the name is ...
20:24, 2019-08-05

How to win the America's Cup Can smart design bring the America’s Cup to Britain for the first time? British racer Mark Chisnell rates our chances....
13:48, 2019-05-10

Trump Furious That Someone Other Than Trump Is Making Money Off of Trump President Donald Trump’s reelection team responded on Tuesday to reports that former 2016 deputy campaign manager David Bossie may have engaged in th...
22:16, 2019-05-07

60 things to do in America before you die America's beauty and wonder spreads all over the country. Check out 60 of the best places to visit in the country.     ...
23:48, 2019-06-13

Everybody and Their Mama Is Coming 2 America The Coming to America sequel, titled Coming 2 America, is a go—and everyone is very happy to be here!...
21:44, 2019-08-14

The 10 most fun states in America, ranked WalletHub released its 2019 ranking of most fun states in America.       ...
18:24, 2019-06-11

The 50 hottest cities in America Heading into summer, residents of some cities face a big challenge when it comes to staying cool. 24/7 Wall St. identified the 50 hottest in the US. ...
17:20, 2019-06-19

America’s tax bill: $5.2T, $14,998 per person America’s annual tax bill is $5.2 trillion, $14,998 for every person in the country, according to the latest USAFacts report....
11:56, 2019-05-02

Over 200 tornadoes rip through America in just two weeks Spate of storms exacerbated by cold, wet weather in California, has put 34 million people under severe weather warningsIt’s been an unusually harrowi...
21:40, 2019-05-30

Why South America's prospects are looking up My career as a financial tipster lasted only a few seconds, but, if I say so myself, it went rather well. In the hours that followed Donald Trump’s e...
05:24, 2019-06-14

America’s safety net needs a new vision There is nothing more American than the Fourth of July when we come together as a nation to celebrate our country’s independence. Each year, we comme...
06:24, 2019-07-07

25 most dangerous cities in America 24/7 Wall St. reviewed violent crime rates in major U.S. cities from the FBI’s 2017 Uniform Crime Report. See which cities made the top 25 list...
18:08, 2019-06-10

We Will Win Health Justice In America An exclusive excerpt from Health Justice Now: Single Payer and What Comes Next, the new book by Timothy Faust....
19:56, 2019-08-06

Jim Bouton Woke Up America In 1969 and 1970, two books were published that demystified two of the most hidebound American institutions—presidential campaigns and major-league b...
16:48, 2019-07-12

50 most dangerous volcanoes in America 24/7 Wall St. ranked these domestic volcanoes from lowest to greatest level of potential threat.        ...
19:28, 2019-04-17

The America Ilhan Omar Knows Last week, Fox News host Tucker Carlson, perhaps in a telling of things to come, said on his show that Omar “has an awful lot to be grateful for” but...
21:24, 2019-07-16

The 100 best brunch restaurants in America OpenTable has released its list of the best brunch restaurants in America for 2019, just in time to make reservations for Mother's Day.  &...
14:44, 2019-04-30

GQ's Best New Restaurants in America, 2019 Angler, Georgia James, Vianda, Shabushabu MACORON: Brett Martin spent the past three months eating high and low, searching for the most delicious new...
00:44, 2019-04-23

The No. 1 job in America pays over $108,000 a year As unemployment falls to a 49-year low in April, there’s probably never been a better time since the Great Recession to brush up on your skills — and...
19:20, 2019-05-06

Here Are the Most and Least Stolen Cars in America You may want to find an extra-secure place to park your Dodge Charger and Challenger SRT Hellcat....
04:00, 2019-08-02

America’s fittest cities (NBC News) The American College of Sports Medicine has released its annual American Fitness Index, ranking the top 100 cities in the U.S. from most t...
21:56, 2019-05-14

This is the most stressed out city in America America’s most stressed citizens are -- perhaps surprisingly -- those who live in Los Angeles, according to new research....
23:12, 2019-06-07

The most expensive hotels in America Scroll through this gallery to see where the priciest hotels can be found.        ...
18:44, 2019-04-29

UK Student Auditions For ‘America’s Got Talent’ LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– A University of Kentucky student auditioned for ‘America’s Got Talent’ to try and show that itR...
00:36, 2019-05-31

Lawmaker blasted for saying US might look like South America PHOENIX (AP) — A veteran Arizona legislator is apologizing while defending herself from criticism for comments she made on immigration and birth rate...
20:04, 2019-07-28

Could America's wokest sport really be ... fencing? Fencer Race Imboden caused a stir when he knelt for the anthem at the Pan-Am Games. But his sport is more diverse than many would thinkIf you think f...
17:52, 2019-08-13

Did the Denisovans Walk to North America? For a people from whom one 41,000 year old finger bone fossil from a nine year old girl, along with a bracelet she wore, were (until recently) the on...
20:04, 2019-05-18

America's 10 best airports, according to The Points Guy The Points Guy and INRIX based their airport rankings on factors such as travel time, amenities and their connection to their communities.  ...
21:28, 2019-08-07

Wesley Snipes is Coming 2 America, too A film project that was already fairly “Huh, really?” got even “Huh, really?”-er today, as THR reports that Wesley Snipes has signed on to co-star in...
06:00, 2019-08-08

Beyond the 50 states: Exploring America's empire Want to see America beyond the 50 states? From Guam to Puerto Rico, check out the fabulous travel opportunities in US territories. (And you'll love t...
16:48, 2019-07-02

Why Kodi Lee Is the Act to Watch on America's Got Talent "I'm going to remember this moment for the rest of my life." When Simon Cowell said those words earlier this summer on America's Got Talent, it caug...
04:52, 2019-08-14

What The Woman Who Helped America Have Better Sex Has to Say to Millennials The sex therapist, 90, on living with history, her advice for millennials and the new documentary about her life, Ask Dr. Ruth. You were born in Germ...
12:36, 2019-05-09

America’s 40 most delicious beers 24/7 Tempo has assembled a list of the 40 most delicious beers made in America, based on reviews and ratings.       ...
16:36, 2019-06-12

Boy Scouts of America hit with even more sex abuse lawsuits It’s another bad turn for the Boy Scouts of America. The “Do a good turn daily” group has been hit with more sexual abuse lawsuits ...
19:36, 2019-08-20

President to America: Look at Big Boy Plane Mommy! President Donald Trump unveiled a series of new designs for a proposed patriotic upgrade to Air Force One’s exterior during a new interview with ABC’...
16:08, 2019-06-13

Will GM Build The New Chevrolet Trailblazer In America? GM has been taking a political beating lately, from the President, from unions, from baseball stadiums, and in the press over the recent closure of s...
03:04, 2019-05-30

Tariffs can only make America poorer Trump's top advisers should show him some tough love and tell him the truth about tariffs....
02:28, 2019-05-11

Thank you! With your help, we raised $150,000 for our Toxic America series Thousands of Guardian readers contributed to support our new series exploring the health impacts of the toxic chemicals in our food, cosmetics, air a...
17:00, 2019-06-28

The Secret History of Muslims in America Muslims have existed in America for as long as the country has been around—not that you’d know that from our mainstream telling of American history. ...
17:48, 2019-05-24

Marco Rubio: We need to invest in America again Throughout the Obama administration and into the 2016 presidential election campaign, so-called economic experts told America that a new normal exist...
05:52, 2019-05-14

America’s richest billionaires say they want to be taxed more The richest of the one percent have a message for the 2020 presidential candidates – tax us. ​Financier George Soros and heiress Abigail Disney...
21:12, 2019-06-25

25 countries that love to visit America the most Which countries love visiting America the most? 24/7 Tempo identified them (think Canada, UK) using data from the National Trade & Tourism Office. &...
16:56, 2019-07-25

De Blasio unites America — against his presidential bid Mayor Bill de Blasio pulled off an impossible feat Thursday by uniting Americans of all persuasions — against his quixotic presidential bid. True to ...
03:00, 2019-05-17

BTS to perform May 15 on 'Good Morning America' K-pop group BTS will kick off the "Good Morning America" summer concert series at Central Park in New York....
19:52, 2019-05-03

HTC releases Vive Pro Eye in North America for $1,599 HTC's most deluxe, enterprise-class VR headset finally has an official U.S. and Canadian price, plus a release date: today.Read More...
17:20, 2019-06-06

Opinion: America's weekend of terror Nearly 30 people have been shot dead in El Paso and Dayton. Don't expect the violence to end — the US won't tighten its gun laws, and the president c...
03:16, 2019-08-05

Football quiz: how much do you know about the Copa América? Who visited? Who hasn’t won it? Who used a fake penis?Which of these international tournaments is the oldest?The World CupThe Copa AméricaThe Europea...
11:44, 2019-06-14

America's 11 most endangered historic places Tourists love to visit the National Mall Tidal Basin in Washington, DC, but few know that the National Park Service site is threatened by rising sea ...
12:16, 2019-05-31

America's 10 worst airports are... The Points Guy and traffic-analysis firm INRIX rank America's 10 worst airports, based on travel time, late departures and lack of amenities. &...
22:08, 2019-08-08

Q&A: what you need to know about America's student debt crisis Bernie Sanders has a radical plan to wipe out undergraduate and graduate debt for all Americans. Here is what’s at stakeGoing to university in the US...
07:24, 2019-06-25

We Said What We Said: 10 Things The Root Wrote About America In the 10-plus years since The Root was founded, our writers have always celebrated the Fourth of July with the knowledge that America’s original Ind...
16:20, 2019-07-04

It's Time for America to Forgive Hummer It’s been nearly a decade since the death of General Motors’ off-road brand, Hummer, and while many of you are probably thinking “good riddance,” I’m...
01:08, 2019-05-09

Garry Winogrand's America in color The photographer’s rarely seen color photographs are on show at the Brooklyn Museum, showing his distinctive view of everyday life in America. On sho...
09:56, 2019-08-14

Paralysis on America’s Rivers: There’s Too Much Water Fast currents and swollen channels have made many of the nation’s rivers unsafe for commercial traffic, spreading economic pain from a spring of seve...
19:16, 2019-06-10

These are America’s favorite vegetables — and most hated According to a new poll, America’s favorite vegetable has been crowned — and it may not be what you expect. A new survey of 2,000 Americans officiall...
23:28, 2019-06-17

America's 10 best airports, according to new ranking The Points Guy and INRIX based their airport rankings on factors such as travel time, amenities and their connection to their communities.  ...
16:36, 2019-08-09

America's top 10 beaches for 2019 "Dr. Beach" uses 50 criteria to evaluate beaches, including water cleanliness, safety and management of the beach environment and its facilities. &#...
19:48, 2019-06-04

Copa América Has Been A Horrible Mess So Far We’re through the first round of group stage games in the 2019 Copa América, and there’s really only one thing we know for sure: this tournament is t...
20:04, 2019-06-18

Why are many of America’s military families going hungry? _____ SAN DIEGO — Dozens of people formed a line outside Dewey Elementary School on a recent Monday, awaiting the arrival of a Feeding San Diego t...
20:56, 2019-07-14

How Is the Hottest Comic in America Still Under the Radar? Sebastian Maniscalco’s PG humor has gradually earned him a huge fan base, but hosting an MTV awards show is a different kind of gig....
16:32, 2019-08-23

Is This the Best, Dumbest Act To Ever Get 4 Yeses on America's Got Talent? Here's a thing that could literally only work this one time, and then never again. Andy Rowell auditioned for America's Got Talent with claims that...
05:56, 2019-06-19

What they really think: America seen through the world's travel warnings Close US allies have long warned their citizens about the risks of exploring the New World, with online advisories that often categorize domestic mas...
11:56, 2019-08-10

America’s most-visited tourist attractions — and where to go instead Shutterstock, ronnybas/Shutterstock Atlantic City, New Jersey, is cheaper than the Vegas Strip, plus it has a boardwalk and beach. Niagara Falls get...
02:16, 2019-08-10

When America landed on the moon, the whole world did It was an American mission to land on the moon. But it would have been impossible without the rest of the world. The Apollo program relied on a globa...
14:32, 2019-07-12

What America Gets Wrong About Tracy Flick In “Election,” she’s preyed upon by a teacher and almost cheated out of her rightful victory. But somehow she’s the villain....
11:12, 2019-08-01

How San Francisco broke America’s heart Filthy rich and dominated by a tech monoculture, it’s gone from America’s great romantic city to “a train wreck.”...
17:36, 2019-05-21

America Now Exports 'Freedom Gas,' Apparently Given our president’s love of nationalistic rhetoric, it would seem to follow that his underlings have adopted the same pure, unleaded America-first ...
21:56, 2019-05-29

The 20 happiest states in America, ranked To determine America’s happiest states, 24/7 Tempo analyzed the results of the Gallup Well-Being Index. Scroll through to learn more.  &#...
19:08, 2019-06-19

The Worst People in America Are Rebranding Over the past decade or so, the Koch political network, now headed by Charles Koch after his brother David’s departure from politics last year, has b...
20:32, 2019-05-20

America's 50 hottest cities Heading into summer, residents of some cities face a big challenge when it comes to staying cool. 24/7 Wall St. identified the 50 hottest in the US. ...
22:04, 2019-06-18

The 25 countries that love to visit America the most Which countries love visiting America the most? 24/7 Tempo identified them (think Canada, UK) using data from the National Trade & Tourism Office. &...
22:12, 2019-07-24

‘Love Island’ Is Coming to America. Here’s Everything You Need to Know. The raunchy British reality TV dating show arrives in the U.S. on Tuesday. Here’s what to expect....
17:00, 2019-07-09

How America's richest women made their fortunes Forbes has ranked 80 of America's richest self-made women and they come from a range of industries....
09:16, 2019-06-05

Antigua: Central America's most charming city Cobbled streets, colonial Spanish architecture, nearby volcanoes and perfect weather all year make Antigua, Guatemala, a superb travel spot. Could it...
15:40, 2019-05-20

The Most Interesting Car Toyota Makes Is Too Luxurious for America Forget what you’ve heard; the Toyota Century isn’t a “Japanese Rolls-Royce.” The Century is very much its own thing. It’s Japan’s interpretation on t...
19:16, 2019-07-24

More than 90% of America's commercial pilots are white. These men want to change that A nonprofit organization called Fly For The Culture helps racially diverse children, teens and young adults explore their interest in flying....
22:28, 2019-05-02

Brazil looks to avoid another Copa America upset SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazil doesn’t have fond memories of Paraguay in the Copa America. The last two times Brazil met its southern neighbor in the ...
16:36, 2019-06-26

The New Season of Top Gear Will Debut on BBC America on July 14 We’ve seen the new hosts, sort of, we’ve mourned the loss of Matt LeBlanc and Rory Reid, we’ve seen the trailers, and you’ll finally be able to watch...
02:56, 2019-06-06

Bir Khalsa's Act On 'America's Got Talent' Is As Scary As It's Impressive Just days after V.Unbeatable's performance won over the judges of 'America's Got Talent', another Indian group has left them completely stunned. The ...
08:04, 2019-06-05

Edu set to become Arsenal technical director after Copa América • Former Arsenal midfielder agrees deal in principle• Club targeted Edu after missing out on MonchiEdu has agreed in principle to become Arsenal’s te...
16:52, 2019-05-07

Copa America 2019: All you need to know ahead of the big kick-off "The 46th Copa America begins on Friday as hosts Brazil entertain Bolivia. Eurosport provide you with all you need to know before the action gets und...
12:08, 2019-06-14

Boston accent is somehow the second sexiest in America: survey Southie is so sexy. That’s the takeaway from travel company Big 7’s survey of its 1.5 million social media followers, which found the Bos...
16:16, 2019-05-15

Pete Buttigieg: white supremacy could be the end of America South Bend mayor says this ‘is the only issue that almost ended this country’ amid controversy over Trump’s racist remarksWhite supremacy “could be t...
21:44, 2019-07-21

The price of plenty: how beef changed America Exploitation and predatory pricing drove the transformation of the US beef industry – and created the model for modern agribusiness. By Joshua Specht...
07:28, 2019-05-07

Comment of the Day: It's Hard Not to Drive a Lot When America's This Spread Out In The Morning Shift today, my brilliant coworker Aaron Gordon wrote about a report from the Department of Transportation stating that Americans drov...
02:16, 2019-06-22

America’s first cannabis restaurant to open in California The Lowell Cafe in West Hollywood confirmed that they will become America’s first “full-service restaurant and lounge to offer farm-to-table cannabis...
20:28, 2019-08-21

The Wizardry Series’ Return To America Has Hit Another Snag Last Wednesday, in the early afternoon, at least one obsessive Wizardry fan (me) was eagerly reloading the Steam Store page for Wizardry: Labyrinth o...
22:52, 2019-06-04

The top transfer targets in action at the Copa América Scouts should look out for Duván Zapata, Maxi Gómez, Giovani lo Celso, Rodrigo de Paul, Guillermo Maripan and Erick PulgarBy Martin Laurence for WhoS...
12:16, 2019-06-14

Chirlane McCray: America will like Bill de Blasio once they ‘get to know him’ It took Mayor Bill de Blasio’s wife weeks to warm up to her future husband during his “persistent” courtship in the early 1990s, and First Lady Chirl...
21:48, 2019-08-02

Pelosi leads delegation to Central America Speaker Nancy Pelosi and a dozen Democrats are traveling this week to Guatemala, El Salvador, and Honduras, where living conditions are prompting hun...
17:52, 2019-08-08

Sen. John Thune: The Senate is working for America During his 1980 debate with then-President Jimmy Carter, Ronald Reagan famously asked Americans whether they were better off than they’d been four ye...
06:08, 2019-05-23

Salamander-eating plant first known in North America Scientists have discovered a rare invertebrate-eating plant in Ontario, Canada, that feeds on salamanders, according to reports....
08:00, 2019-06-12

These are America's most affordable lake towns Dreaming of a house by the lake? According to realtor.comⓇ, these are the 10 most affordable places.       ...
19:08, 2019-08-06

NCT 127 to perform April 18 on 'Good Morning America' K-pop group NCT 127 will make its U.S. morning show debut on the ABC series "Good Morning America."...
21:08, 2019-04-11

America's murderers to celebrate another Purge in 2020 Some sad news for fans of the annual 12-hour period where all crime is legal in the United States: There won’t be a Purge this year. Also, there won’...
00:56, 2019-05-14

Argentina hints at more changes for Copa America quarters RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Argentina coach Lionel Scaloni has made team changes for every Copa America game so far. In fact, he has not used the same star...
20:16, 2019-06-26

Sharks Circle Around America's Big Tech Firms History shows that society's appetite for knocking big, successful companies off their profitable pedestals has been a useful harbinger of social moo...
18:16, 2019-06-20

4 Your Health: Alarming news about mortality in America Deaths from alcohol, drugs and suicide are at all time highs. The number of Americans dying from alcohol, drugs and suicide has reached an all time h...
20:36, 2019-06-12

First look: Cate Blanchett as Phyllis Schlafly in ‘Mrs. America’ on FX The fight for passage of the ERA (Equal Rights Amendment) will be the subject of the forthcoming FX limited series “Mrs. America.” Oscar-...
14:08, 2019-08-07

The fearless Megan Rapinoe embodies the best of America The funny, eloquent, insightful midfielder is the latest in a long line of USA women’s players who have been unafraid to challenge the establishmentA...
10:56, 2019-06-27

The Judges of America's Got Talent Are Horrified By What 1 Woman Does With a Rat Do you hate rats and also the idea of allowing one to walk across sensitive areas of your body? Well, please join us (and everyone in the theater) i...
20:00, 2019-06-14

5.7 magnitude earthquake shakes Central America SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) — A strong 5.7 magnitude earthquake has shaken Nicaragua and El Salvador, where buildings swayed and were evacuated in...
19:12, 2019-05-16

Rhino born at California Zoo in a first for North America A conservation organization in San Diego says it has achieved the first successful artificial insemination birth of a southern white rhino in North A...
17:36, 2019-07-31

These are America’s safest cities for tourists 24/7 Wall St. has put together a list of the safest cities for tourists to visit based on a review of violent crime levels per 100,000 people.  ...
22:12, 2019-06-05

America’s Public Defenders’ Offices Are Broken. Here’s How to Fix Them As a former prosecutor and attorney general of California, I saw our legal system at its best when we pursued justice and stood up for victims of mur...
15:36, 2019-06-05

Stephen Colbert: 'America's gun culture is melting down' Late-night hosts examine the mass shootings in El Paso and Dayton – and the Republican non-response to them – with frustrationIn the wake of the mass...
19:08, 2019-08-06

The Women's World Cup Still Belongs To America, But For How Much Longer? The strongest testament to the United States’ comprehensive supremacy in women’s soccer is how unspectacular their successful defense of the World Cu...
00:04, 2019-07-09

Host Brazil still looking for right balance in Copa América PORTO ALEGRE, Brazil (AP) — After escaping an embarrassing elimination, Brazil is trying to find the right balance for the rest of the Copa América a...
19:52, 2019-06-28

America's 10 worst airports, according to new ranking The Points Guy and traffic-analysis firm INRIX rank America's 10 worst airports, based on travel time, late departures and lack of amenities. &...
21:28, 2019-08-07

'It makes me angry': is this the end for America's Joshua trees? Even with major efforts to reduce greenhouse gases, 80% of the trees’ habitat will be whittled away by the end of the centuryJoshua trees have dotted...
12:12, 2019-08-10

Patriotic movies about America's character being tested While Independence Day is dedicated to celebrating the abundant virtues of the United States of America, it's also worth taking a moment to reflect o...
17:12, 2019-07-04

'It's about not giving up': behind Teju Cole's exhibition on America The writer and photography critic has assembled a show based on archival images to entwine the country’s past and presentIn 1993, the New York photog...
10:08, 2019-07-23

Why America's 'small wars' are only going to get deadlier in the future US Army/Sgt. Christopher McCullough The US has spent decades fighting small, asymmetric conflicts against insurgencies around the world. Insurgent f...
03:04, 2019-05-04

Why Megan Rapinoe is America’s badass sweetheart In the week since leading the US to World Cup victory, she has gone from football star to global sensation. Ed Helmore looks at the Pinoe phenomen...
14:20, 2019-07-13

The business of owning America's biggest home The Biltmore Estate in North Carolina is proving that bigger is better when it comes to historic houses. The property now draws 1.7 million visitors ...
14:24, 2019-05-10

America's coolest Airbnbs: Nab your next rental Check out two dozen unique Airbnbs, ranging from a South Carolina island treehouse to an Ohio shipping container we'd happily call home.  ...
17:04, 2019-06-25

Dodge Built A 797 HP Durango Concept For The One Lap Of America Dodge is pretty much king of the hill when it comes to muscle car power on the street and in dealer showrooms right now. Basically everything in a Do...
01:04, 2019-05-04

America’s most expensive home is now $100M cheaper The most expensive home on the market in the US just got significantly less expensive. The Los Angeles property dubbed Chartwell had a cool $50 milli...
16:08, 2019-06-25

Long Before the SUV Age, America's Best-Selling Car Was a Cutlass Coupe This is going to sound extremely alternate-universe for a second but in the midst of the 1970s, Americans bought more Oldsmobile Cutlasses than anyth...
21:08, 2019-07-09

Carl Frampton coming to America in August The plan for Carl Frampton Stateside, and Zolani Tete is being lined up for Ryan Burnett, Declan Warrington reports The post Carl Frampton coming to ...
17:12, 2019-05-14

The Penetrating Gaze of One of America’s Most Brilliant Art Critics “Hot, Cold, Heavy, Light,” a new collection by Peter Schjeldahl, includes 100 reviews from the past 30 years, capturing his talent for distilling the...
19:40, 2019-05-24

This is what today's America looks like. The squad is us | Moustafa Bayoumi We should all be grateful to the four women of color who are offering moral and political guidance to a nation goaded by its commander-in-chiefOn Mon...
20:04, 2019-07-16

Stephen Colbert says America’s gun culture is ‘melting down’ Following U.S. President Donald Trump's remarks addressing mass shootings in Texas and Ohio, Stephen Colbert lashed out at the leader in his show's o...
19:16, 2019-08-06

America’s dependence on pesticides, especially neonics, is a war on nature A new study shows that the class of insecticides called neonicotinoids poses a significant effects on insects, soil and waterMore than 50 years ago, ...
12:40, 2019-08-07

Must-see photos of Chris Evans as Captain America Captain America (Chris Evans) survived Thanos' finger snap to return in 'Avengers: Endgame.' Click through for photos of our favorite ...
22:36, 2019-04-24

America’s first woman astronaut candidate dead at 88 America’s first female astronaut candidate, pilot Jerrie Cobb, who pushed for equality in space but never reached its heights, has died....
05:12, 2019-04-19

15 amazing island getaways — in America! There's no shortage of incredible island getaways in the U.S. Here are our favorites.       ...
19:56, 2019-06-10

Small-Town America Features, Ranked Today, we’re talking about Steve Kerr, pillow talk, neglected foodstuffs, and more....
20:44, 2019-06-11

He Hears America Singing Guns N’ Roses In “Nouns & Verbs: New and Selected Poems,” Campbell McGrath celebrates chain restaurants, rock music and the joyful raucous stupidity of pop culture...
17:04, 2019-06-11

The Ford Puma Is the Small Crossover America Should Have Gotten The Ford Puma, once part of that small, two-door car segment that was popular in decades past, is back, and it sure is big—bigger than it ever was, t...
18:28, 2019-06-26

America isn’t the only country that celebrates its independence in July. There are more than 20 countries that celebrate their independence in July. How much do you know about these nations?...
14:24, 2019-07-19

Fort Diamant, A Little French Gem in South America The presence of France has been documented in the Caribbean and Latin America for centuries. Today, French Guiana, located in South America, is part ...
02:56, 2019-08-09

Video Game Consoles Won't Get Pricier In America, At Least For Now A 10 percent tax on video game consoles and other consumer electronics has been delayed until December 15, the Office of the United States Trade Repr...
21:28, 2019-08-13

America's least-favorite vegetable determined in new survey According to a new poll, America’s favorite vegetable has been crowned — and it may not be what you expect. ...
12:00, 2019-06-19

Peru held by 10-man Venezuela in Copa America PORTO ALEGRE, Brazil (AP) — Peru was held by 10-man Venezuela to a 0-0 draw in the teams’ Copa America opener on Saturday. Venezuela defender L...
00:28, 2019-06-16

Former Miss America among 19 candidates seeking office LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A former Miss America is among 19 candidates running in down-ballot races in Kentucky that include secretary of state, agricul...
23:12, 2019-05-17

In photos: BTS performs on 'Good Morning America' K-pop group BTS performs on "Good Morning America" at Rumsey Playfield/SummerStage in Central Park in New York City on May 15, 2019....
19:08, 2019-05-15

Messi On Copa América: "I Think The Cup Is Fixed For Brazil" Despite the absence of Lionel Messi, and being down to 10 men on the field, Argentina were able to hold off Chile in the Copa América third place gam...
17:32, 2019-07-07

America's 100 most scenic restaurants, per OpenTable OpenTable has released its list of 2019's most scenic restaurants. The choices around the country feature the best views to enjoy a meal.  ...
22:08, 2019-08-08

How ‘The View’ Became the Most Important Political TV Show in America Not long ago, politicians didn’t take the daytime talk show seriously. Now it’s an essential campaign stop for Democrats and Republicans alike....
17:20, 2019-05-22

Mexico asks US to invest in Central America WASHINGTON (AP) — Mexico is proposing that the United States finance seven projects designed to boost the economies of three Central American nations...
02:36, 2019-05-24

The 10Best music festivals in North America For the last four weeks, 10Best readers have been voting for their favorites, and the results are in.        ...
10:42, 2019-04-09

Bill Cosby says he is still ‘America’s Dad’ in Father Day’s tweet Despite serving a prison sentence for sexual assault, Bill Cosby stays active on social media. On Sunday, he posted a Father’s Day message on Twitter...
18:20, 2019-06-17

America’s "best first job"? My story of sexual harassment at McDonald’s The company claims to have zero tolerance for sexual harassment, but it is not doing enough to protect workersThree years ago, when I was 16, I began...
13:04, 2019-05-25

Must see photos of Chris Evans as Captain America Must see photos of Chris Evans as Captain America        ...
21:48, 2019-04-24

Copa América: where the quarter-finals will be won and lost Previews for the Brazil v Paraguay, Venezuela v Argentina, Colombia v Chile and Uruguay v Peru tiesBy Martin Laurence for WhoScoredUnder the watchful...
14:12, 2019-06-26

How opioids invaded America — and are now tightening their grip After a breakup in 2008, a cousin gave Ashlee Krichmar, then 20, a Percocet. She’d never much liked them in the past — they made her sick — but that ...
17:48, 2019-06-15

He Was a Famed Novelist of America’s Underclass. What Happened? “Never a Lovely So Real,” a biography of Nelson Algren by Colin Asher, captures the human drama and literary achievement of a writer once considered ...
11:52, 2019-06-26

What America's Got Talent Means to Kodi Lee and His Family With one performance on America's Got Talent, Kodi Lee became a star. The 22 year-old singer is blind and autistic and he also has an incredible voi...
05:08, 2019-06-05

Photos: America's best log-flume rides In addition to plummeting down a hill as on a traditional roller coaster, log flume riders also get soaked. Here are a few our favorite rides  ...
19:08, 2019-06-18

America's Got Talent Just Trolled Us All With the Golden Buzzer America's Got Talent just expertly fooled us all. Every episode of auditions so far has ended with an emotional, inspirational, incredibly good per...
04:52, 2019-06-26

How Twitter radicals are controlling corporate America After a Twitter campaign got him fired from his new writing position at The Atlantic in April 2018, Kevin D. Williamson was out of a job. But the onl...
23:16, 2019-07-27

There is Nothing Quite So Unpredictable As Mazda MX-5 Cup Racing at Road America There is little in racing more incongruous than putting an entire swarm of relatively low-power MX-5 Cup cars out on the long-straights of Wisconsin’...
02:08, 2019-06-28

America’s 34 richest beach towns To determine America’s richest beach towns, 24/7 Wall St. reviewed census data on household income in America’s coastal towns with beache...
13:52, 2019-07-25

Doris Day, America's box-office sweetheart of the '50s and '60s, is dead at 97 Doris Day, the box-office queen and singing star whose wholesome, all-American image belied an often-turbulent personal life, has died, her foundatio...
15:48, 2019-05-13

Six people who prove capitalism is broken in America Over the last few years, the Guardian talked to many people for whom capitalism isn’t working – here are a few of their storiesWork hard, get paid, t...
14:40, 2019-05-02

Charles Reich, Who Saw ‘The Greening of America,’ Dies at 91 He was a Yale Law School professor when he embraced the counterculture in a 1970 book that became a best seller and brought him rock-star-level fame....
00:44, 2019-06-18

America’s Failure of Indigenous Children Is By Design Indigenous invisibility has long been the norm in the United States. This isn’t news to people from these communities, nor is it specific to this top...
21:16, 2019-05-17

UK Track & Field Has 23 All-America Honors Outdoors LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky Track and Field had 23 All-America honors (14 women’s, nine men’s) for the 2019 outdoor season as announced by the U.S. Tra...
00:48, 2019-06-18

‘America’s Got Talent’ dominates the ratings competition In a week dominated by competition shows, “America’s Got Talent” dominated the ratings competition...
00:56, 2019-08-14

America's Border Enforcement Is a Fascist Hellscape It is always fun, as an immigrant in the U.S., to learn about yet another government body entrusted with the right to throw immigrants in detention f...
22:08, 2019-05-13

Soak up the fun on America's best log-flume rides In addition to plummeting down a hill as on a traditional roller coaster, log flume riders also get soaked. Here are a few our favorite rides  ...
01:12, 2019-06-18

Ken Burns on America: 'We're a strange and complicated people' Through war, baseball and music, Burns’ monumental TV documentaries have told the story of the USA – a mission he says is even more urgent in the age...
07:36, 2019-07-29

Millions across South America hit by massive power cut Failure leaves people in Argentina, Uruguay, Paraguay and southern Brazil without electricityMillions of people across Argentina, Uruguay, Paraguay a...
15:48, 2019-06-16

The most commonly broken ‘house rule’ in America ‘Always say please and thank you’, ‘no phones at the dinner table’ and ‘never go to bed angry’ are three of the t...
23:52, 2019-06-04

Why Is a Country as Rich as America So Deadly for New Mothers? The U.S. has the highest rates of pregnancy-related deaths in the developed world, and the numbers are only getting worse for new mothers....
16:28, 2019-05-31

Ospina returns for Copa America quarterfinals RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Colombia goalkeeper David Ospina has returned from his home country for the Copa America quarterfinal match against Chile on Fr...
22:44, 2019-06-25

America's 'Most Dangerous Car' Is Actually Pretty Damn Safe The automotive research firm iSeeCars.com released a study called “The Most Dangerous Cars in the U.S.” and as a result, a bunch of websites have bee...
20:48, 2019-05-15

The Rich and Complicated History of ‘God Bless America’ Kate Smith’s rendition is now tainted by her own legacy, but Irving Berlin’s love letter to his adopted country still has the power to stir....
22:04, 2019-07-03

Uzo Aduba to Portray Shirley Chisholm in FX’s Mrs. America Black history is American history, so no one should blink an eye when a black woman’s face represents Mrs. America. And no, I’m not talking about the...
16:32, 2019-05-15

150 years ago, the day America started a grand party — too soon Americans were on pins and needles exactly 150 years ago. They gathered at train stations and outside newspaper offices eagerly awaiting word that a ...
07:32, 2019-05-10

These are America's top 10 favorite doughnut flavors Today (Friday, June 7), is National Doughnut Day! To celebrate, these are America's favorite flavors in poll by Ranker.     ...
16:32, 2019-06-07

Argentina draws with Paraguay 1-1 in Copa America BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil (AP) — Argentina couldn’t manage more than a 1-1 draw against Paraguay in the Copa America on Wednesday, staying last in...
05:36, 2019-06-20

Copa América Group B: Colombia 0-2 Argentina Copa América Group B: Colombia 0-2 ArgentinaRoger Martinez and Duvan Zapata see off rivalsBrawl breaks out after Lionel Messi is fouledRoger Martinez...
04:28, 2019-06-16

America’s 25 favorite pizza joints Looking for the perfect slice? 24/7 Tempo has assembled a list of the 25 best pizzerias in America according to Yelp reviewers.    &#...
19:20, 2019-06-07

Coutinho leads Brazil to opening win in Copa America SAO PAULO (AP) — Philippe Coutinho helped Brazil overcome the absence of Neymar by scoring twice in Brazil’s 3-0 win over Bolivia in the openin...
06:12, 2019-06-15

Apple’s Mac Pro Was its Last Big ‘Made in America’ Product. Now it’s Moving to China Apple will manufacture its new Mac Pro computer in China, moving production of what had been its only major device assembled in the U.S., the Wall St...
19:36, 2019-06-28

Arsenio Hall Closes Deal for Coming to America 2 Arsenio Hall will reprise his role in the funniest buddy comedy since the groundbreaking hit Moses and Aaron’s Egyptian Adventure when he rejoins Edd...
23:00, 2019-07-20

Muse see photos of Chris Evans as Captain America Muse see photos of Chris Evans as Captain America        ...
21:32, 2019-04-24

Gretchen Carlson stepping down as Miss America chairwoman ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Gretchen Carlson is stepping down as board chairwoman of the Miss America Organization. The former Fox News host and forme...
16:36, 2019-06-05

Venezuelan man makes ‘one-legged’ trek across South America A Venezuelan man who lost his left leg in a traffic accident has walked to the bottom tip of South America, hoping to inspire his daughter and his co...
17:44, 2019-08-20

Feature: How ‘The View’ Became the Most Important Political TV Show in America Not long ago, politicians didn’t take the daytime talk show seriously. Now it’s an essential campaign stop for Democrats and Republicans alike....
01:32, 2019-05-23

In Kennedy Center’s Ballet Across America, a women’s movement Dance Theatre of Harlem opened this series with works by female choreographers and musicians....
21:56, 2019-05-29

The best dessert to order at 17 of America's most popular chain restaurants Olive Garden/Applebee's At most chain restaurants, there are so many options that choosing the perfect dessert from the menu might seem difficult. S...
23:16, 2019-05-15

Peru without injured Farfan for rest of Copa America SAO PAULO (AP) — Peru striker Jefferson Farfan has been ruled out of the rest of the Copa America tournament with a left-knee injury. The Peruvian so...
21:08, 2019-06-24

Baby rhino is America's first born from artificial insemination Southern white rhino calf at San Diego Zoo raises hopes for the future of wild rhinocerosesThe bumbling, sleepy rhino calf at San Diego Zoo is sure t...
08:48, 2019-07-31

Watch the People of America Try to Identify Random Car Parts Somebody who gets paid a lot more than me decided it was a good idea to move the Jalopnik headquarters to the middle of Times Square in New York City...
21:44, 2019-06-14

Watch: BTS perform 'Boy with Luv,' 'Fire' on 'Good Morning America' South Korean boy band BTS kicked off "Good Morning America's" summer concert series on Wednesday with a high-energy performance....
15:16, 2019-05-15

America's Overworked and Underpaid Campaign Staffers Are Unionizing When “Miguel” came to America a few years ago, Donald Trump’s racist campaign against immigrants was just catching fire. “It affected me,” Miguel, an...
23:52, 2019-07-25

Xtreme eating 2019: america’s unhealthiest meals Xtreme Eating 2019: America’s Unhealthiest Meals (NBC News) The 2019 Xtreme Eating Awards are out, highlighting what the Center for Science in ...
22:28, 2019-07-29

D.A. Pennebaker, Pioneer of Cinéma Vérité in America, Dies at 94 With films that observed political and pop cultural figures — including, notably, Bob Dylan — Mr. Pennebaker “invented nothing less than the modern d...
03:28, 2019-08-04

AFL-CIO leadership: the two women vying to be America's top labor official Liz Shuler and Sara Nelson, both in their 40s and from Oregon, lead the undeclared race to succeed Richard Trumka at the union federationLiz Shuler a...
09:24, 2019-07-08

CONMEBOL rejects Copa Libertadores outside South America ASUNCION, Paraguay (AP) — CONMEBOL has rejected any chance of another Copa Libertadores final being played out of South America, as happened last yea...
23:52, 2019-05-13

Once Asking $1 Billion, America's Priciest Listing Is Scheduled for Auction Dubbed “The Mountain,” the 157-acre parcel in Beverly Hills has attracted big-name suitors like Tom Cruise and Jeff Bezos....
01:52, 2019-08-14

In a Ballet Across America world premiere, even the piano dances The surprisingly agile instrument is the focus of Pam Tanowitz's charming “Gustave Le Gray No. 1,” for Miami City Ballet and Dance Theatre of Harlem....
21:48, 2019-06-01

New data may extend Norse occupancy in North America Enlarge / Paul Ledger and Véronique Forbes examining the cultural horizon. (credit: Linus Girdland-Flink) L’Anse aux Meadows in Newfoundland is fam...
20:16, 2019-07-17

Gallup: More Americans than ever call immigration America’s top problem Concerns about immigration, and its impact on crime and taxes, have soared to the highest level ever, according to a new survey....
15:04, 2019-06-24

George Takei on the Return of Concentration Camps in America A Q&A with the actor on his experience in the U.S. concentration camps for Japanese-Americans during World War II, and the U.S. border situation toda...
15:28, 2019-07-09

How to watch South America Total Solar Eclipse Parker Solar Probe will explore the corona, a region of the Sun only seen from Earth when the Moon blocks out the Sun’s bright face during tota...
17:32, 2019-07-02

The Greatest Leap, part 2: The 50/50 bet that won the Space Race for America Video shot by Joshua Ballinger, edited and produced by Jing Niu and David Minick. Click here for transcript. By the summer of 1968, a sense of dee...
19:40, 2019-07-17

Measles, Racism and How America Ignores Deadly Viruses As America struggles to overcome the re-emergence of disturbing trends like Nazis, Watergate-style presidential scandals and—worst of all—fanny packs...
15:08, 2019-05-08

'We were attracted by the aggression': how rugby rescues lives in America Cristian Rodriguez found the game in Hawaiian Gardens, California through a programme called Alternatives to Gang Membership. After this weekend’s Co...
11:20, 2019-05-31

FFA confirm Socceroos to play at next year's Copa América Qatar also invited to South American tournamentGraham Arnold: ‘We crave these opportunities’The Socceroos will broaden their horizons next year after...
04:40, 2019-06-14

Bill Geist Fondly Remembers the Middle America of Old “Land of the Ozarks” looks back at a time that was less healthy than today, but possibly more fun....
11:44, 2019-05-31

Pennsylvania school drops ‘God bless America’ after pledge SPRINGFIELD, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania school principal will no longer say “God bless America” after leading students in the Pledge of Al...
13:16, 2019-05-08

How to fix capitalism: eight expert solutions for America's broken system Discontent with America’s economic system is widespread, so could tax credits, transport subsidies or better childcare help? Or is capitalism not bro...
12:56, 2019-05-08

Can Kanye West solve America's housing crisis? Maybe … The rapper’s excursion into architecture is taking shape in California with Star Wars-inspired dome-like structuresThe first images of a housing comm...
19:52, 2019-08-05

'It can happen again': America's long history of attacks against Latinos Last year marked a century since another Texas massacre, part of a legacy of racist violence leading up to El Paso“It can happen again.” That’s what ...
07:44, 2019-08-15

Doris Day Is Dead at 97; Movie Star Charmed America From the perky girl next door in the 1950s to the woman next door in 1960s sex comedies, Ms. Day was the most popular film actress since Shirley Temp...
17:32, 2019-05-13

Children at the border: the crisis that America wasn't prepared for Despite fears stoked by Trump, fewer migrants are arriving at the border than in past years – but most are now children headed to facilities that are...
08:52, 2019-06-30

Another Arizona Republican Is Worried About Immigrants 'Flooding' America On July 15, Arizona state senator Sylvia Allen was supposed to be commemorating the Mormon political pioneers of Arizona. Instead, Allen gave a 25-mi...
06:24, 2019-07-29

Two EKU Baseball Players Earn Academic All-America Honors EKU Athletics AUSTIN, Texas – Two Eastern Kentucky University baseball players received the highest academic/athletic honor in college athletics last...
01:16, 2019-06-11

Harriet Tubman, America's heroic abolitionist, gets her own biopic Harriet Tubman may not have her face on a $20 bill, but plans for a biopic in her name are becoming a reality....
23:56, 2019-07-23

Bucket-list travel: 60 things to do in America at least once in your life Take advantage of what the U.S. has to offer, and scratch these amazing places off your bucket list.       ...
00:40, 2019-06-14

Brazil opens Copa America with spotlight still on Neymar SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazil will get the Copa America underway with the Neymar saga still far from over. As the hosts closed their preparations for Frida...
23:52, 2019-06-13

Brazil frustrated by VAR in Copa América draw with Venezuela Coutinho’s late goal disallowed after Firmino handballBrazil had three goals disallowed by VARBrazil had three goals disallowed by VAR as they were h...
10:04, 2019-06-19

Personal Health: Parenting Advice From ‘America’s Worst Mom’ A New York City mother embraces her leading role in a campaign to return to the days when children played and navigated through life without constant...
10:40, 2019-04-09

Gabrielle Union Got Possessed By a Doll on America's Got Talent Some people go on America's Got Talent to sing, or to tell jokes, or to dance. And some people go on it to prove they're creepy as hell. One contes...
04:32, 2019-06-05

Look up! North America will be treated to a Black Moon tonight INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) — The black supermoon on Wednesday night will make for some out-of-this-world stargazing. The rare, all-black supermoon is the se...
01:12, 2019-08-01

Solar eclipse will be visible in South America next week Space fans in South America are preparing for a total solar eclipse on July 2, but if you're not in the area you can still watch online....
14:56, 2019-06-26

Aguero recalled to Argentina squad for Copa America "Argentina coach Lionel Scaloni has recalled Sergio Aguero to his squad for the Copa America after having frozen out the Manchester City striker sinc...
09:28, 2019-05-22

Boom to bust: faded smalltown America – in pictures Niko J Kallianiotis travelled through the main streets of Pennsylvania to photograph ‘the silhouette of what once was’ now the coal industry has gone...
08:44, 2019-05-22

#WeCareDoYou – Arsenal fans in America slam owners "Arsenal made a double transfer swoop on Thursday but will it appease some fans who have posed the question #wecaredoyou?"...
10:00, 2019-07-26

What the Apollo 11 moon landing meant to America — and the world We have no accounts describing reactions to the first news of Magellan’s crew’s return, the signing of the Magna Carta, or the publication of the fir...
17:04, 2019-07-17

The Subaru Levorg Wagon That's Too Cool for America Just Got Even Cooler The Subaru Levorg is the Subaru wagon Americans want but can’t have, since we don’t buy many wagons here and it’s reserved for other parts of the wo...
19:20, 2019-05-08

Injecting yourself with dog insulin? Just a normal day in America | Alan MacLeod The media invites us to be inspired by wholly unnecessary crises like UFC hopeful Jordan Williams, who uses dog insulin because he doesn’t have insur...
08:28, 2019-08-01

A New Generation of Chefs Reframes Taiwanese Cuisine in America The island’s cooking used to exist under the vast umbrella of ‘Chinese food’ in the United States. A group of chefs and restaurateurs is changing tha...
19:28, 2019-06-11

Review: ‘Democracy in America’ Misses Our Current Moment Romeo Castellucci’s Tocqueville-inspired spectacle, presented by Peak Performances, offers highbrow style without the substance to back it up....
19:20, 2019-05-12

Doris Day, Movie Star Who Charmed America, Dies at 97 From the perky girl next door in the 1950s to the woman next door in 1960s sex comedies, Ms. Day was the most popular film actress since Shirley Temp...
16:08, 2019-05-13

Farmhouse that’s a century older than America is for sale in Ohio Finding a well-preserved home for sale that was built before the Revolutionary War is a rarity. Finding one in the middle of Ohio — a state fou...
21:44, 2019-06-11

‘How to Love a Country’ offers a hopeful look at a flawed America The best poetry collections of the month: works by Richard Blanco, Ilyse Kusnetz, Paisley Rekdal and Dobby Gibson....
00:48, 2019-05-14

The Life and Crimes of America’s Original ‘Welfare Queen’ In his new book, “The Queen,” Josh Levin reveals that Linda Taylor was a scammer of epic proportions, a kidnapper and possibly even a murderer....
23:16, 2019-05-21