Lawyers for a coalition that sought a special prosecutor in the fatal shooting of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald by a Chicago police officer reacted with dismay at the appointment Thursday of Kane County
The Suicide Squad star told GQ that he believes gay actors do not have the same opportunities in Hollywood as their straight counterparts Jared Leto believes a gay leading man would not have the same in
While several photos depicting what is believed to be the iPhone 7 have surfaced in recent months, most if not all of the components have been early prototypes, design molds, or well-designed Chinese A
There seems to be a strong correlation between degree of transformation and number of Oscars. Probably because there seems to be a strong inverse relationship between degree of transformation and number
China is planning to close a loophole that allowed some men to get away with relatively light penalties after having sex with girls under age 14, state media said Monday, following public outrage over
Chief executive of Swiss watchmaking group says its smartwatches will last nine months per battery and not collect user data The chief executive of watchmaking corporation Swatch has dismissed the Apple
Oklahoma City labor commissioner Mark Costello’s 26-year-old son arrested on first-degree murder charge at scene of Sunday’s incident A man charged with killing his father, who was Oklahoma’s labor commissioner,
Some of these fresh faces will land coveted roles, turn studio projects into box office hits, and even go on to garner award nominations for their performances. While some young stars — Jennifer Lawrence
Memorial for Rubén García Villalpando (Family Photo) On Friday, February 20, a police officer shot and killed Mexican national Rubén García Villalpando on the side of a highway outside of Dallas, Texas.
I've grown so used to shouting the names of martyrs I will never meet that when I finally stood before one, my character collapsed in a moment of surrealism. I said to myself, "This is the one they've
Tony Terrell Robinson was shot dead by Madison police. This is how it happened Read more The mother of Tony Terrell Robinson Jr has spoken of the “gut-wrenching” wait in a hospital waiting room after son
U.S. news The family of a Madison, Wisconsin, police officer who fatally shot an unarmed man earlier this month on Thursday released a statement defending the officer and saying that they are "deeply by
As the Wisconsin Badgers embark on a mission not impossible in the NCAA Final Four on Saturday, it might be useful, as you watch, to understand their roots. They are a mosaic of hand-me-downs. Their game
(MSNBC) MSNBC host highlights absurdity of GOP governor’s floundering justification for “religious freedom” law Luke Brinker March 31, 2015 12:50pm (UTC) MSNBC host Rachel Maddow eviscerated Indiana Gov.
President Barack Obama faced calls Sunday to pursue a more hawkish line on Russia, with an influential Republican foreign policy voice suggesting the US leader lacked sufficient insight over Vladimir intentions.
KABUL (Reuters) - Three U.S. soldiers were killed in Afghanistan's eastern borderlands on Sunday, U.S. and NATO officials said, the first NATO combat deaths this month. The soldiers, from the NATO-led
The National Institute of Health, the largest funder of medical research in the US, is planning to stop using chimpanzees in laboratory experiments. But where will the chimpanzees go and how will it affect
Google makes all but four cents of its money from advertising. Its systems are so sophisticated that, if only governments would bow to them, they could sell policies to the right people at the right time
As reported by Financial Times, “people familiar with Apple’s plans” for the iWatch are claiming Apple has started a hiring frenzy as they ramp up development of the upcoming product. The article goes
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