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LaVar Ball’s latest stunt is either his most ambitious or reckless

LaMelo Ball is arguably the most famous high school basketball player in America. He’s also now the only one with his own shoe.<p>Big Baller Brand …

WATCH: New Mexico State WR already has a legit candidate for catch of the year

This one-handed touchdown by receiver Jaleel Scott is jaw-dropping<p>You're going to hear this a lot over the next several months, but we have a …

New Mexico

Rescuing the living, recovering the dead: Storm Harvey moves on, but ravaging floods left behind

With the weakened remnants of former Hurricane Harvey delivering drenching inland rainfall and yet more flooding Thursday, Houston and the vast area already hammered by the massive storm grappled with fresh perils as the waters began to recede, leaving behind a stew of toxic muck.<p>Texas Gov. Greg …

Extreme Weather

8,500 people lost in Mediterranean since death of three-year-old Alan Kurdi

At least 8,500 people have died or disappeared while attempting to cross the Mediterranean since the death of Alan Kurdi, the three-year-old Syrian boy whose body washed ashore in Turkey in 2015, drawing global attention to the plight of refugees.<p>According to the latest figures released by the UN’s …

Red Cross

‘We only kill black people,’ a cop told a woman — on camera. Now he’ll lose his job.

The Georgia police officer who was captured on camera telling a woman during a traffic stop that law enforcement personnel “only kill black people” says he’ll retire amid the backlash.<p>Lt. Greg Abbott announced his intent to leave the Cobb County Police Department on Thursday, after his superiors …

Law Enforcement

Uber’s new CEO: Dara Khosrowshahi

After a crazy selection process, can Khosrowshahi get the ride-hail giant back on track?<p>Bo Young Lee will be filling a role the Holder Report recommended that Uber create.<p>"Making changes in governance is unquestionably good," Khosrowshahi said at the DealBook conference on Thursday.<p>It’s just one of …

10 Bits of Cooking Savvy We Picked Up Hanging Out in the Kitchen

In the same way that I'm in awe of friends who have learned new languages by "immersion"—but how do you <i>start</i>, I've wondered? And what keeps you from just, you know, staying silent for all of eternity?—I am also confounded by older, wiser, better cooks who tell me that I'll learn to cook by, well,</i> …

Cooking

'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' teaser trailer lands in our galaxy

We've just gotten our first look at "The Last Jedi."<p>Disney (DIS) released the first teaser trailer for the highly anticipated next chapter in the "Star Wars" saga, "The Last Jedi," Friday.<p>The trailer followed a panel with the film's stars, director Rian Johnson and Lucasfilm president Kathleen …

Star Wars: The Last Jedi

China Warns of ‘Storm Clouds Gathering’ in U.S.-North Korea Standoff

HONG KONG — China warned on Friday that tensions on the Korean Peninsula could spin out of control, as North Korea said it could test a nuclear weapon at any time and a United States naval group neared the peninsula — an American effort to sow doubt in Pyongyang over how President Trump might …

North Korea

Bill de Blasio Speaks at Funeral for Man Killed in Racist Attack

Timothy Caughman, an all-but-invisible thread in Manhattan’s tapestry one week ago as he collected bottles and cans for the nickel refund, was honored Saturday by the mayor of New York City and dozens of old friends, whose hair had grayed since they saw Mr. Caughman last.<p>On a raw morning that felt …

Bill de Blasio

Cheddar scallion biscuits

Soft, savory, cheesy biscuits with herby scallions pair nicely with soup or as a dinner side.<p>March 28, 2017 —Best on the same day they are made, …

Renegotiate Nafta? Mexicans Say Get On With It

MEXICO CITY — For more than two decades, free trade has been at the heart of Mexico’s relationship with America, responsible for pumping a stream of vehicles, audio components and avocados north and cheap corn, cattle and software south.<p>To the nation’s leaders, it was central, vital, nonnegotiable. …

Mexico

Records Leak in Eric Garner Case Renews Debate on Police Discipline

Soon after Eric Garner died in an encounter with police officers on Staten Island in July 2014, New York City began fighting to shield the disciplinary records of the officer whose chokehold led to the death. In the past, the city had allowed the release of some details on officer …

Justice

Fly the Unfriendly Skies to the U.S.? Fewer Are Willing, Reports Find

It should have been a routine flight from Paris to Houston for Henry Rousso, a prominent French historian and a Holocaust scholar. Instead, it became another high-profile and unflattering incident for United States customs authorities who have been tasked with enforcing President Trump’s border …

Immigration

Roti, a Recipe Mastered Through Repetition

SAN FERNANDO, Trinidad and Tobago — It is, at a glance, simple and unremarkable: a circle of flatbread as flaccid as a cotton cloth, with a texture not quite as doughy as pita bread, yet fluffier than a tortilla.<p>To a diner unfamiliar with the dish, it may look like an accessory, just a vehicle to …

Bread

Gregg Popovich Nails Exactly Why Black History Month Is So Necessary

And why we can never stop talking about race, either.<p>Before the San Antonio Spurs went up against the Philadelphia 76ers on Thursday night, San Antonio Express-News reporter Jabari Young asked Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich what, exactly, Black History Month means to him.<p>Popovich has spoken …

United States

This coffee-avocado smoothie recipe might be the best thing to happen to your mornings

The mornings that allow for sitting and savoring a hot cup of coffee <i>and</i> a plate of avocado toast are to be treasured. But the reality is that the …

Breakfast

Eating Only Plants Doesn't Mean You'll Never Be Full: 4 Recipes That Prove Just That

Many moons ago I was a vegetarian, and recently with all the buzz around plant-powered diets I've been reminiscing about how I felt when I ate mostly …

Nutrition

11 Classic Comfort Foods With A Twist

What beats your favorite comfort food on a cold day? How about a new and improved version of it? From Grilled Cheese Sandwiches with Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto to BBQ Turkey Meatloaf, these cozy, creative recipes will keep you warm all winter long.<p><b>1. Grilled Cheese Sandwiches with Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto</b><p>…

Officers in Tamir Rice Case Face Disciplinary Charges

The controversial painting Congress refuses to brush off

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Just one week into the 115th Congress and the House is already in the midst of a full-fledged battle -- over constituent artwork in a Capitol Hill tunnel.<p>The tug-of-war over a controversial painting displayed in the Cannon tunnel of the US Capitol continued Tuesday as Democratic …

Art

Progressives Have Let Inner Cities Fail for Decades. President Trump Could Change That.

For all the talk about gentrification, the real issue has been decades of concentrated poverty—and HUD policies have done little to help change that …

Urban Design

Brisket, Latkes, Rugelach And More: 10 Delicious Haukkah Recipes

Celebrate the Festival of Lights with family, friends, and lots of delicious food. Happy Hanukkah!<p><b>1. Curried Sweet Potato Pancakes</b><p>Spiced with an aromatic blend of curry, cumin, ginger, and cayenne pepper, these exotic latkes double as a fabulous winter side dish. <b>GET THE RECIPE</b><p><b>2. Onion Braised Beef</b> …

This Hummus Has A Secret Ingredient Supermarkets Don't Want To Sell

It's almost too pretty to eat.<p><i>This article is part of HuffPost’s</i> <i>Reclaim</i> <i>campaign, an ongoing project spotlighting the world’s waste crisis and how we can begin to solve it.</i><p>The ingredients Hannah McCollum gets most excited about are those destined for the trash.<p>As much as McCollum, a gourmet chef …

Food

The 20 Funniest Tweets From Women This Week

<b>The ladies of Twitter never fail to brighten our days with their brilliant ― but succinct ― wisdom. Each week, HuffPost Women rounds up hilarious 140-character musings. For this week’s great tweets from women, scroll through the list below. Then visit our Funniest Tweets From Women page for our</b> …

Donald Trump

Video Of Woman's Arrest In Texas Sparks Anger And Internal Police Inquiry

What began as a dispute over littering rapidly escalated into the arrest of a black woman and her two daughters Wednesday in Fort Worth, Texas. The incident was captured on video and has sparked an internal affairs inquiry into the white police officer who forcefully arrested the women.<p>"The …

Law Enforcement

Woman Targeted In Islamophobic Attack Delivers Powerful Message To Her Assailant

"It doesn’t matter what’s on my head. It doesn’t matter the color of my skin," she said in court. "We’re fighting for the same rights."<p>A Minnesota woman attacked at an Applebee’s for speaking a foreign language delivered a powerful message to her assailant in court this week.<p>Asma Jama was in a …

Medical Journals

Fired for flying Confederate flag, Georgia officer sues

<b>(CNN) —</b> A former police sergeant, fired for flying a Confederate flag outside her Georgia home, is suing the police department.<p>And she's doing it with the help of a group with alleged ties to white supremacy.<p>Silvia Cotriss, a nearly 20-year veteran of the Roswell Police Department, was terminated …

Justice