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Texas has a long history of anti-Mexican racism. My family lived it

Mexican Americans have faced shocking acts of racist violence. Some are documented in the Voces database, the largest Latino oral history archive in the USLate in 1945, Frank Macia...

Texas has a long history of anti-Mexican racism. My family lived it

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Trump’s Recent Remarks Follow a Long History of U.S. Presidents and Racism (ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.) — When President Donald Trump drew widespread condemnation for describing a majority-black congressional district as a “rat and rodent infested mess” and for tweets targeting four Democratic congresswomen of color, it was not the first time a U.S. president attr...
23:51, 07/30/2019

Texas woman lived with mother’s skeletal remains for 3 years A Texas woman who worked as a police department dispatcher has been arrested on a child abuse charge after she was accused of living with her mother’s remains since 2016....
21:00, 07/13/2019

David Crosby somehow lived long enough to get the overdue documentary treatment By all rights, David Crosby should’ve died sometime in the 1980s. From his emergence in the mid-’60s as a guitarist and vocalist for The Byrds to his stadium-filling days as part of the supergroup Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young, the singer-songwriter never denied himself any of the excesses of his...
05:34, 07/17/2019

Texas woman lived with her mother’s rotting corpse for past three years A Texas woman was arrested by cops after they found that she was living in a home with her dead mother for three years after the elderly woman was left on her bedroom floor to die, officials said. Delissa Navonne Crayton, 47, was busted last week and charged with injury to a child under 15......
04:17, 07/15/2019

Creep secretly lived in family’s attic, sneaked visits with teen girl: cops A man was secretly living in a Tennessee family’s attic and often sneaked downstairs to visit a 14-year-old girl — whose mom knew nothing about it. Matthew Castro, 18, was allegedly staying in the Mt. Joliet home, in the attic above the teen girl’s bedroom closet, police told local...
22:51, 06/13/2019

‘His ideology is racism’: Former top Texas judge says she’s leaving GOP over Trump “Even accepting that Trump has had some successes (and I believe these are few), at his core, his ideology is racism,” retired state judge Elsa Alcala said in a Facebook post....
21:34, 07/17/2019

Tennessee man secretly lived in family's attic, snuck into 14-year-old girl’s room at night: cops A Tennessee man was arrested after he allegedly lived in a family's attic and would sneak into their 14-year-old daughter's bedroom to see her at night....
17:34, 06/13/2019

Photo-bomber flashes bare chest in background of grieving family at state park, Texas family says A Texas woman is seeking the identity of a photo -bomber who ruined her family’s weekend trip to a state park to remember a family member who died by flashing her bare breasts in the background of a group photo....
12:00, 07/16/2019

A week after Texas massacre, El Paso marchers condemn racism Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rouke on Saturday joined a march in the Texas border city of El Paso to condemn last week's mass shooting there, telling the crowd that President Donald Trump was partly responsible for the hatred that inspired it....
01:51, 08/11/2019

Racism has not been relegated to history, Biden says on anniversary of 1963 church bombing The Democratic candidate, who has faced questions about his past views against forced busing, visited the 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Ala....
00:51, 09/16/2019

29 dead in less than 24 hours: Shootings in Texas and Ohio spark debate on guns and racism Americans barely had time to process the scale of the tragedy on the nation's southwestern border when violence struck another community, more than a thousand miles away from El Paso in the Midwest....
19:17, 08/04/2019

Alabama Quietly Passes Law Allowing Church With History of Racism and Homophobia to Form Its Own Police Force In 2017, when Briarwood Presbyterian Church asked the overwhelmingly Republican legislature of Alabama to grant it the authority to form its own police force, politicians let the bill die amid public outcry over the separation of church and state, the congregation’s history of racism and its public ...
00:00, 06/21/2019

Trump court pick whose family fled persecution blasts racism accusation as ‘hurtful’ during confirmation hearing President Trump's pick for a seat on the Second Circuit Court of Appeals adamantly denied that he harbors racist beliefs or favors "racial purity" during his confirmation hearing Wednesday morning, as he responded to inflammatory accusations against him. ...
03:34, 09/12/2019

GM safety week recall has a long history Just before CEO Mary Barra told employees in a companywide broadcast to make safety an "every-minute priority," regulators disclosed that GM is recalling nearly 3.5 million large pickups and SUVs for a brake problem that it has been dealing with internally since at least 2015....
09:17, 09/16/2019

The Long History of the U.S. Government Asking Americans Whether They Are Citizens Some form of the question has been asked by the Census Bureau for decades, as the Trump administration has said. But what was asked of whom, and why, has varied widely....
14:00, 07/12/2019

'Building over history': the prison graveyard buried under a Texas suburb The graveyard’s discovery was vindication for historian Reginald Moore, but it prompted a battle against those who prefer Sugar Land’s past remain buriedBehind a supermarket and across a highway from an airport catering to the private jet set, an education centre is rising in Texan fields bookended ...
10:00, 06/22/2019

Students from Texas Make History and Celebrate a Historic Moment While a team of students from Lone Star College-CyFair in Texas reflected on this moment in history, they were getting ready to visit NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida to make their own mark....
06:51, 08/10/2019

Boeing had history of failing to fix safety issues long before 737 Max After the Federal Aviation Administration found falsified documents and improperly installed parts, a 2015 settlement sought to end the company’s “failures of corrective action.”...
20:00, 06/27/2019

'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 Arlinda Valencia said last year, at a ceremony in Texas marking the 100th anniversary of the massacre of 15 Mexicans and Mexican-Americans by a group o...
01:00, 08/16/2019

Philadelphia shooting suspect has a long criminal history The Philadelphia shooting suspect who fired at cops in a tense, nearly eight-hour-long standoff has a lengthy criminal record that includes gun and drug charges, according to a new report. Public records obtained by the Philadelphia Inquirer reveal that Maurice Hill, 36, has been arrested at least a...
21:00, 08/15/2019

White House Ghoul Stephen Miller Tries to Distract from Trump’s Racism—With More Racism White House senior policy adviser and epic hack Stephen Miller has the personal attributes of being extremely arrogant and, at the same time, not very bright....
00:17, 07/22/2019

Would tracing the history of my family’s J Lyons empire be my cup of tea? I discovered deeds of great bravery – as well as things to be ashamed of. But learning about my ancestors’ remarkable achievements has given my own life more meaningWhen I started researching my mother’s family, I had no idea what I would find, or how the process would affect me. Would I meet intere...
17:00, 09/07/2019

Texas executes man with history of violence against women for 1998 slaying of college student A Texas death row inmate who argued that his conviction was based on junk science was executed Wednesday for the abduction, rape and killing of a suburban Houston community college student more than 20 years ago....
05:34, 08/22/2019

Is Texas, long a Republican stronghold, really in play for the Democrats in 2020? The state has long eluded Democrats, but significant gains in the 2018 midterms and a series of GOP congressional retirements have raised hopes for changeAt a party after the Democratic presidential debate in Houston on Thursday, Texas Democrats reveled in their state’s new status as a “battleground...
09:18, 09/15/2019

Before mass shooting, Texas gunman 'was on a long spiral down,' investigator says The gunman in a West Texas rampage that killed seven people "was on a long spiral down" before he was fired from his job on the day of the shooting, according to authorities....
04:00, 09/03/2019

Video games, violence and mass shootings have a long, complicated history Over the years, politicians and gun rights advocates have blamed violent games for real-life violence. But is it true?       ...
01:00, 08/06/2019

Batman movies have long history of bringing out fans' batty side "Batman" swooped into theaters on June 19, 1989, helping set the stage for more blockbuster superhero movies as well as more adult, ambitious takes on the comic-book fare that, this century, has become the dominant movie genre in box-office terms....
17:00, 06/15/2019

Family: Woman shot by Texas cop was mentally ill The lawyer for the family of a woman who was fatally shot by a Houston-area police cop says the officer knew she suffered from mental illness. (May 16)        ...
11:17, 05/17/2019

From All in the Family to Pose and Special, Celebrate TV's LGBTQ History We've come a long way, babies. In the years since All in the Family introduced the first gay character in primetime TV, there's now Pose, an acclaimed FX drama featuring the most......
16:34, 06/03/2019

No One Can Escape Their Family History on Game of Thrones. Here’s What That Could Mean for Jon Snow A lot of Game of Thrones fans are mad about Jaime. At the end of the very first episode of the show, he pushed a child out of a window. But over the course of several seasons, he strove to become a better person, thanks mostly to the honorable Brienne. His evolution from villain to something akin to...
19:00, 05/13/2019

Watch: Loose cow leads police on hours-long chase in Texas A loose cow in a Texas neighborhood led police from three agencies on an hours-long chase before finally being corralled during the morning rush hour....
01:17, 08/29/2019

A Beluga Whale Is Allegedly a Russian Spy. There’s a Long History of Marine Mammals in the Military The discovery of a beluga whale in Norwegian waters that may or may not be working for the Russian navy has captured worldwide attention. Norwegian fisherman spotted the marine mammal on Monday wearing a GoPro camera harness with a label on the inside, written in English, “Equipment of St. Pet...
20:51, 05/03/2019

How Trump Fits Into the Long, Fraught History of the Relationship Between Israel and American Jews President Donald Trump’s tweeted claim on Aug. 20 that American Jews who vote for Democrats show “great disloyalty” provoked disgust and dismay among many Jewish commenters in the U.S. and Israel, who accused him of invoking a centuries old anti-Semitic trope. Trump’s tweet c...
22:34, 08/24/2019

FRIGHTENING VIDEO: Family, others appear to take cover during Texas shooting A frightening video posted on Facebook shows what appears to be family members and others desperately trying to protect themselves during Saturday’s shooting in West Texas....
21:17, 09/01/2019

Texas explorer Victor Vescovo completes deepest ocean dive in history in Mariana Trench A Dallas-based explorer has set a record for the deepest dive ever made in a submersible -- in the world's deepest ocean trench, his organization announced Monday....
21:34, 05/13/2019

Texas teen runs 100 meters in 9.98 seconds, beating fastest high school time in history Houston Strake Jesuit senior Matthew Boling, whose time isn't an official record because it was wind-aided, was the first American high schooler to break 10 seconds in six years....
23:34, 05/01/2019

A company called Armbruster-Stageway out of Fort Smith, Arkansas has quite a long history of buildin A company called Armbruster-Stageway out of Fort Smith, Arkansas has quite a long history of building funeral coaches and limos. Back in the ’70s, it built this 454 cubic-inch, fifteen-passenger monster Chevrolet Suburban. I love the look of all those doors....
15:51, 05/20/2019

Fights Over ‘Authentic’ Chinese Food Have a Long and Complicated History. Now They’re Tearing the Culinary World Apart When Chef Gordon Ramsay hosted a preview for his Asian-inspired London restaurant Lucky Cat in April, he called the evening “warm, buzzing & brilliant.” But Angela Hui, a British food writer, felt otherwise. In her article on food website Eater London and in an Instagram story, Hui, who ...
00:51, 07/09/2019

Jon Voight says racism was 'solved long ago,' defends President Trump: 'He is not a racist' Jon Voight argued that President Trump 'is not racist' during a Twitter video Sunday following two mass shootings.        ...
12:00, 08/06/2019

'There Were Huge Flames’: Family of 4 Among 10 Victims of Texas Plane Crash The National Transportation Safety Board was searching Monday for clues to what caused a private plane to plunge into a hangar at a small airport north of Dallas....
04:34, 07/02/2019

Texas family charged in scheme to buy Masters tickets fraudulently Four members of a family from Texas face charges over a scheme to illegally obtain Masters tickets and resell them for a profit.        ...
02:51, 04/29/2019

Murderer profusely apologizes to victim’s family before being executed in Texas HUNTSVILLE, Texas — A Texas death row inmate was executed Tuesday for fatally shooting a 61-year-old grandmother at her North Texas home nearly a decade ago during an eight-day spate of crimes that included thefts and another killing. Mark Anthony Soliz, 37, received a lethal injection at the state ...
17:00, 09/11/2019

Family history of diabetes linked to increased bone fracture risk Families with a history of diabetes have a higher bone density than those who don't, which can put them at a higher risk for bone fragility or fractures, new research suggests....
21:34, 08/21/2019

The Surprising History Behind the Royal Family's Official and Unofficial Rules and Protocol Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have always done it their way. The new parents officially introduced their first child to the world, with the Duke and Duchess of Sussex presenting son......
04:00, 05/09/2019

Texas Rangers Investigating Family's Claims Of Racist Harassment At Ballpark Over the weekend, Texas Rangers fan Jessica Romero wrote a Facebook post where she said a shithead at the ballpark repeatedly harassed her and her family while they were at Saturday’s game. She says the man—seen below ruining their family photo—loudly complained about the Romeros sitting in front of...
22:00, 08/06/2019

Walmart served Texas family graduation cake made of Styrofoam Marsy Flores, the graduate's mother, says the Walmart bakery gave her a graduation cake made out of Styrofoam.        ...
22:34, 06/04/2019

Texas baby born without skin getting grafts grown from own cells, family says The Texas 5-month-old who has captured hearts worldwide after he was born without skin will reportedly undergo major surgery on Friday to cover areas of his body with skin grown in a lab using his own cells....
18:17, 05/24/2019

Texas Rangers ban fan who harassed Hispanic family hours after El Paso massacre A white man who verbally harassed a Hispanic family at a Texas Rangers game just hours after the El Paso Walmart massacre has been permanently banned from home games, team officials announced. The unidentified fan was banned after Jessica Romero, of Fort Worth, detailed the unprovoked hatred she cla...
20:34, 08/12/2019

Long Island nanny says she swiped family’s cat to ‘save’ it from euthanasia It was pet-it larceny. A Long Island nanny says she stole her bosses’ cat to keep it from being put down — turning her back on her job before turning herself into police. “I am willing to go to jail and sleep with cockroaches over this, because this animal has a right to life,” nanny-turned-cat......
02:17, 07/31/2019

Trump meets with Long Island family of brothers who fell on 9/11 It’s been 18 years since the Vigiano brothers — Joseph, an NYPD detective, and John, an FDNY smoke-eater — ran headlong into the hell of ground zero and lost their lives as they helped save others. But their family still honors the siblings’ sacrifice — and they aren’t alone. Josep...
03:34, 09/12/2019

Feds bust Texas family for Masters ticket scam that used stolen identities This year’s Masters golf tournament turned out to be one for the ages, with the venerable Tiger Woods completing a historic return to form and besting a stacked field of competitors. Four members of a Texas family thought they could perform a similar feat, rising to the top of the Masters tick...
13:17, 05/02/2019

Texas cop buys groceries for family after finding young boy alone 'getting snacks for younger sibling' A Texas police officer went beyond the call of duty last week after learning that a young boy walking alone in an Austin parking lot was out “getting snacks” for a younger sibling....
18:34, 06/11/2019

Texas Rangers offer free tickets to family who says they were harassed at game over weekend Jessica Romero's family was subjected to anti-Hispanic remarks at a Texas Rangers game Saturday. The team has offered free tickets and apologized.       ...
13:00, 08/08/2019

The Long Run: Biden and Obama’s ‘Odd Couple’ Relationship Aged Into Family Ties Four years ago, Barack Obama gently discouraged him from running for president, but Joseph R. Biden Jr. is back and presenting himself as Mr. Obama’s natural heir....
19:51, 04/28/2019

‘I want justice’: a year on, family of Guatemalan woman shot dead in Texas wait for answers A 20-year-old woman from Guatemala was shot in the head by a border patrol agent in Rio Bravo, Texas, just minutes after crossing the borderEvery Monday morning, after their two youngest daughters go to school, Gilberto Gómez and Lidia González trek to a brightly colored hillside cemetery to lay fre...
14:34, 05/22/2019

Masters ticket scheme: Family members from Texas plead guilty, pay $275K in restitution Four members of a Texas family who were accused of running an elaborate Masters ticket scheme are pleading guilty.        ...
00:17, 06/18/2019

Four Members Of One Texas Family Plead Guilty In Lucrative Masters Ticket Resale Scheme Tickets to The Masters, held annually at Augusta National in Georgia, are notoriously difficult to come by, and prices on the secondary market are generally preposterous. Four members of one Texas family apparently seized on the arbitrage opportunities presented by this situation in order to make qu...
08:17, 06/20/2019

Award-winning blogger Marie Sophie Hingst accused of inventing her Jewish family history The German blogger and historian Marie Sophie Hingst was stripped of her Blogger of the Year 2017 prize, as investigations revealed that her stories about her family who perished during the Holocaust were contrived....
13:51, 06/04/2019

Texas toddlers critically burned after road rage shooting sets off fireworks in family truck Two toddlers in Texas were critically injured late Thursday night after someone opened fire into their parents’ vehicle, igniting fireworks inside, police said....
16:34, 07/05/2019

Sandra Bland's own video from 2015 traffic stop in Texas released, amid calls by family to re-examine case Cellphone footage released Monday shows the confrontational 2015 traffic stop of Sandra Bland from her perspective as a Texas state trooper draws his stun gun at close range while ordering her out of the vehicle....
22:00, 05/07/2019

FBI: Texas shooter 'on long spiral down.' Here’s what we know The shooting began with a routine traffic stop where the gunman opened fire on police, then took off shooting randomly for more than 10 miles.        ...
01:34, 09/04/2019

Family of suspect in synagogue shooting: Son 'now a part of the history of evil' against Jews A funeral will be held Monday for Lori Gilbert-Kaye, the victim Saturday's shooting at a synagogue near San Diego. The FBI was tipped too late to prevent the attack.        ...
00:34, 04/30/2019

Texas woman taken off life support against family's wishes – then a pro-life group stepped in A Texas woman was taken off life-support Monday, against her family's wishes, after the hospital invoked a law allowing them to deny further care. But a pro-life group stepped in....
22:51, 05/17/2019

Texas family receives Styrofoam prop cake from Walmart in place of graduation cake A Texas woman was shocked when she cut into her daughter’s graduation cake over the weekend only to find that their local Walmart provided the family with a prop cake made of Styrofoam instead....
18:51, 06/04/2019

Golf: Bethpage is 'long, very long and extremely long' - Molinari Francesco Molinari would be one of the favorites at the PGA Championship on a dry Bethpage Black, but heavy rains have left the Italian wondering whether he will be at a disadvantage....
22:51, 05/15/2019

Iran claims arrest of 17 CIA spies; Pompeo: Iran has 'long history of lying' Iran claims its authorities arrested 17 spies recruited by the Central Intelligence Agency to spy on the Middle East nation's nuclear and military sites.        ...
21:34, 07/22/2019

Authors of punk history mainstay Please Kill Me preparing an oral history of Charles Manson and his "girls" First published back in 1996, Legs McNeil and Gillian McCain’s Please Kill Me helped kick off a new trend in the world of music journalism, employing the oral history format to allow people—from all levels of fame and success—to tell their own stories about the wild punk scene of 1970s New York. McN...
01:51, 08/11/2019

Nets hopeful once lived through hell Duop Reath doesn’t recall all that much of the Second Sudanese Civil War. But he remembers enough. He recalls being one of the millions displaced and living literally nowhere, in a Kenyan refugee camp with his family. And the sacrifices his parents made to get him to the Las Vegas Summer League with...
11:34, 07/22/2019

Joel Schumacher has fucking lived, man You know you’re in for a real treat when, in the first paragraph of an interview, the subject drops a galaxy-brain-inducing life lesson like, “When you’re a very active person and you make movies, shit will happen to you. What I say to film schools is making movies is not all blow jobs and sunglasse...
22:51, 08/28/2019

And Then There Was One: Three People Lived in This Village Until Two Were Murdered. Thirty years ago, 200 people lived in the Moldovan village of Dobrusa. But most have since left or died. After a twin killing in February, there’s only one survivor still standing....
09:51, 07/15/2019

Experience: I lived in a tree for two years Guests climbed up and abseiled down. I finished my degree on a laptop and watched ravens raise their youngI’ve always felt a deep connection with trees and have often turned to them in challenging times. In October 1998, I was 25 and living in Humboldt County, California, doing side jobs while study...
14:34, 06/28/2019

Hamilton vs. Verstappen lived up to the billing For Lewis Hamilton to secure victory over Max Verstappen at the Hungarian Grand Prix, his Mercedes team had to push the five-time champion to new levels. It also required a masterful strategy. Here's how they did it....
20:00, 08/05/2019

Opinion: Clemson-Texas A&M, LSU-Texas games in Week 2 signal start of college football season Week 2 in college football brings two major matchups between Clemson and Texas A&M and then LSU and Texas, making it the real start of the season.       ...
18:02, 09/06/2019

One Day I’ll Tell My Children About My Mother’s Death. Until Then, I’ll Show Them How She Lived When Marisa Bardach Ramel was 17, her mother Sally Bardach was diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer. The pair decided to write a book together about their experiences as they faced down the encroaching reality of saying goodbye. Seventeen years following Sally’s death in 2002, the mother-d...
17:17, 05/10/2019

Iraq who lived in US since he was an infant dies after being deported Jimmy Aldaoud/ CNN Newsource DETROIT (AP) — A 41-year-old Iraqi-born man who had lived in the U.S. since he was an infant but was deported in June for committing multiple crimes died in Baghdad, American Civil Liberties Union officials said Thursday. Ann Mullen, a spokeswoman for the ACLU of Michiga...
00:00, 08/09/2019

US Man Deported To Iraq, Where He Never Lived. He Died Of A Disease Jimmy Aldaoud crouched on a sidewalk, miserable, hungry and short on insulin. The 41-year-old with diabetes and severe mental illness had spent nearly his whole life in Detroit until just over two......
05:34, 08/09/2019

Josh Norman ran with the bulls and lived to tell the tale Josh Norman has taken summer vacationing to an insane level. This week, the Washington Redskins cornerback took part in the running of the bulls, an annual tradition that takes place in Pamplona, Spain. In a video, Norman is shown leaping over a bull inside the ring during the exhilarating event. No...
21:00, 07/11/2019

Terrorism survivors: ‘I lived in fear that I would be killed’ To mark the International Day of Remembrance of and Tribute to the Victims of Terrorism this coming Wednesday, UN News travelled to Chad and the Far North region of Cameroon in West Africa to interview people who have personal stories to tell about how terrorism has shattered their lives....
18:34, 08/17/2019

Dudley Hart knows how Tiger feels -- he lived it himself Tiger Woods doesn't talk much about his spinal fusion surgery. Dudley Hart, though, can explain it. He had it -- twice. So he knows how Tiger felt, is feeling and will feel....
20:51, 05/12/2019

Hurricane Dorian: Nobody knows how many lived - and died - at Ground Zero Our helicopter pilot banked sharply to the right so that I could see the ground beneath us, but I couldn't see any ground - just a mass of splintered wood and rubble, huge piles of it....
12:00, 09/09/2019

£165,000 benefits fraudster lived in UK under false identity An illegal immigrant lived in the UK for a decade under a false identity to secure herself a council home and swindle taxpayers out of almost £165,000 in benefits, a court heard....
22:00, 07/10/2019

Village pad where famed ’50s actress lived is on the market A Greenwich Village apartment that was once home to the late Oscar-winning actress Judy Holliday has hit the market for $3.18 million. Holliday, of “Born Yesterday” and “Bells Are Ringing,” lived in the two-bedroom, one-bathroom, full-floor residence at 158 Waverly Place from around 1940 to the earl...
23:51, 07/24/2019

Jarvis Cocker: ‘I’ve lived in my head for most of my life’ He’s never been one to stick to the script. Asked about his new music, the singer talked instead about raves and caves, fatbergs and fatherhood, badgers and Brexit…When I walk into the private room in a members’ club in Soho where I’m supposed to interview Jarvis Cocker, a man in a suit with greying...
19:00, 05/19/2019

Former wheelchair basketball player who lived in car, now on the rebound TUCSON — Malat Wei once played wheelchair basketball for the University of Arizona. Last year, he was set to go oversees to play but that opportunity fell through leaving him without a roof over his head and jobless. He spent weeks living in his car. “There were some days that it was too...
10:51, 08/18/2019

It's a big weekend for the Texas-Texas A&M rivalry that doesn't exist Measuring-stick games against LSU and Clemson in the same weekend give the opportunity for off-the-field bragging rights, the only battle the bitter rivals can wage....
01:34, 09/06/2019

Gay History Is Black History: These 10 Icons Prove It LGBTQ African Americans have always been here. (Drag) Kings and Queens, dykes, homos, gender nonconforming, same-gender loving, queer and trans folk populate our history and have been foundational to every single emancipatory movement we’ve ever had. But often, they are erased for their sexuality or...
20:17, 06/29/2019

Body of Texas police chief Chris Reed who fell overboard from fishing boat found near Texas City Dike The body of Kemah Police Chief Chris Reed, who had been missing since Friday, was found Sunday near the Texas City Dike, the U.S. Coast Guard said.        ...
22:00, 06/09/2019

These twin brothers from Buenos Aires have never lived apart since the day they were born Argentinian photographer Ignacio Colo was driving down the road one day when he saw twin brothers Eduardo and Miguel Portnoy walking down the street. He found them and spent three years with them, telling their story....
18:00, 07/19/2019

A Woman Lived with a 'Twin' Inside Her for 17 Years Without Knowing A young woman in India unknowingly lived with one of the rarest and most unsettling medical conditions for nearly two decades, her doctors say. According to a case report out this week, the woman had a sac containing her still-growing “twin” lodged in her abdomen for 17 years. The twin had hair, tee...
04:00, 08/17/2019

This parrot was stolen, shot and bitten by a snake, and lived to tell about it Freddy Kruegar, a turquoise-fronted Amazon parrot, showed up near its zoo cage, bloody and disfigured, after being stolen two days earlier.        ...
21:17, 04/30/2019

How to defeat the disease that killed half the people who ever lived Malaria is humanity's greatest scourge. But genetic technologies that threaten to send mosquitoes extinct are problematic, and no substitute for practical action now...
22:34, 08/26/2019

Positive effect from Apple's new iPads will be short lived Even though Apple just reported that iPad revenue for its fiscal second quarter had the highest growth rate in six years, the truth is that tablet shipments have been in a free-fall for some years now. The increasing size of smartphone screens is one of the reasons behind the drop in tablet demand. ...
10:51, 05/06/2019

Barry Sanders Was The Coolest Football Player Who Ever Lived What would it take for a present-day football player to equal or surpass the sheer coolness of Barry Sanders, who turns 51 years old today? I’m not sure it’s even possible. Individual humans simply are not permitted to impose themselves on the sport’s structure in 2019 the way they were in 1992. And...
20:34, 07/16/2019

The ancestor of all creatures on Earth lived a lukewarm lifestyle We thought that the Last Universal Common Ancestor of all living things was adapted to live in scorching heat, but a new study suggests it was missing a key gene...
00:34, 04/29/2019

Here’s Who Lived and Who Died in the Game of Thrones Season 8 Finale Warning: This post contains spoilers for Game of Thrones season 8. The final season of Game of Thrones has officially come to a close, and just as George R. R. Martin once promised, the ending was certainly “bittersweet.” The finale of Thrones‘ eighth season saw Jon Snow kill Daene...
06:51, 05/20/2019

Perceived As Kingmaker, HD Kumaraswamy's Kingship Short-Lived In the run-up to the Karnataka Assembly elections in 2018, HD Kumaraswamy had said: "I will be the king and not the kingmaker." His words turned prophetic as the 59-year old Vokkaliga leader occupied......
21:34, 07/23/2019

This massive bird may have lived alongside early humans That’s one hell of a drumstick! A very big bird, weighing about a half-ton and standing nearly 12 feet tall — the first of its size ever discovered in the northern hemisphere — may have lived alongside early humans, who feasted on it nearly 2 million years ago, according to a new s...
22:00, 06/27/2019

Congress hopes China tariffs are short-lived Congressional Republicans and Democrats said they hoped the tariffs on Chinese goods are short-lived. While Republicans praised the president for being "tough" on China, Democrats worry the move will have a negative impact on the U.S. economy. (May 10)        ...
06:34, 05/11/2019

Here’s Who Lived and Who Died in Game of Thrones’ Battle of Winterfell Warning: This post contains spoilers for Game of Thrones season 8. Following two episodes of buildup, the epic third episode of Game of Thrones‘ eighth season saw Jon Snow, Daenerys Targaryen and the rest of our still-living heroes face off with the Night King and his army of dead in the Battl...
11:17, 04/29/2019

Bone-crushing hyenas lived in Canada's Arctic during the last Ice Age During the last ice age, bone-crushing hyenas stalked the snowy Canadian Arctic, likely satisfying their meat cravings by hunting herds of caribou and horses, while also scavenging mammoth carcasses on the tundra, a new study finds....
21:00, 06/18/2019

‘The land where we lived has gone' – the life story of a Rohingya refugee As a young man Habiburahman fled oppression in his native Myanmar and lives, stateless, in Australia. Now he has written a book about his struggle – and his suffering people“A tyrant leant over my cradle and traced a destiny for me that will be hard to avoid: I will either be a fugitive or I won’t e...
00:17, 08/05/2019

Major discovery suggests Denisovans lived in Tibet 160,000 years ago The first Denisovan remains discovered outside Siberia suggest our extinct cousins lived at extreme altitude in Tibet long before our species made it there...
23:34, 05/01/2019

‘I understand my wife’s lived experience better’: meet the men who have taken their wives’ surnames An estimated 3% of men choose to turn gender stereotyping on its head when they get married. Why – and do any of them regret it?What’s in a name? While marriages between opposite-sex couples have been in gradual decline in the UK since the 1970s, with nearly 250,000 marriages in England and Wales in...
12:51, 08/20/2019

Jawline: behind the social media documentary about short-lived fame In a compelling new film, a 16-year-old small town boy becomes a star thanks to livestreaming and an ever-changing new world opens upSometime between 2016 and 2017 – a distinct period, if you follow the rapid hot and colds of social media platforms – 16-year-old Austyn Tester filmed a video just for...
10:00, 08/23/2019

The Nets’ Kevin Durant-Kyrie Irving era may be short-lived The Nets have three years to keep Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving. Both players have player options for the fourth season of their respective contracts, according to ESPN, meaning they can become free agents again in 2022. In essence, that means Durant is only guaranteed to play two seasons in Brookly...
01:00, 07/11/2019

TREASURIES-U.S. prices slide, dip likely short-lived on trade fears U.S. Treasury prices fell on Friday as investors booked profits from the previous day's steep rally, although the decline was seen as a blip as the festering U.S.-China trade conflict could fuel furthe...
23:34, 05/24/2019

Overlooked No More: Ralph Lazo, Who Voluntarily Lived in an Internment Camp About 115,000 Japanese-Americans on the West Coast were incarcerated after Pearl Harbor, and Lazo, who was Mexican-American, joined them in a bold act of solidarity....
19:34, 07/03/2019

Stone tools hint that our first human ancestors lived all over Africa We thought the first Homo species evolved in East Africa 2.8 million years ago, but stone tools from Algeria suggest our origins may have spanned the continent...
20:00, 04/28/2019

HTC's April revenue figures prove its resurgence was short-lived HTC had a pretty rough start to 2019 with record-low revenue numbers in both January and February. Nevertheless, things then started to look more positive in March as HTC’s sales increased dramatically thanks to the popularity of its VR headsets. But as revealed by the company’s latest figures, this...
15:00, 05/06/2019

Extinct 'Denisovan' people may have lived on Earth's highest plateau The Tibetan Plateau is a tough environment so we thought humans arrived only about 12,000 years ago, but it seems someone was there 40,000 to 30,000 years ago...
20:00, 04/28/2019

Bronx, NY, Principal Wins Nod From Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s Backers in Long-Shot Bid to Oust Long-Term Congressman In a political case of what was good for the goose may be good for the gander, a Bronx, N.Y., middle school principal is hoping the same political action committee that helped propel Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to Washington will do the same for him....
05:51, 06/20/2019

Fugitive lived in isolated bunker for 3 years to evade arrest in Wisconsin Jeremiah Button was sleeping in a homemade bunker in the woods on the morning of Aug. 9 when his three-year run from the law came to an end.        ...
07:51, 08/18/2019

First Giant Bird Found In Europe Lived Alongside Early Humans Experts in Crimea have found a fossil of a gigantic bird, that lived some 1.6 to 1.8 million years ago. The find demonstrates that giant birds once made their home in Europe and reveals for the first time that they lived north of the equator. ...
02:00, 06/28/2019

Renée Zellweger lived with Judy Garland in her head for two years. Why it made her cry Renée Zellweger was consumed with getting into character as tragic Judy Garland, a star whose vulnerability would "make you cry."        ...
07:17, 08/30/2019

Census: Average illegal immigrant has lived in US for 15 years, longest on record In the latest example of how ineffective immigration law has been for decades, a new report on Census Bureau numbers shows that the typical illegal immigrant has lived inside the United States for 15 years....
23:00, 06/12/2019

Game of Thrones' Final Season: A Definitive List of Everyone Who Lived or Died Our watch has ended, and now my walk of shame begins. The eighth and final season of Game of Thrones is over, and the final death count has been tallied (Valar Morghulis). We started off the season with so many characters. Some of them died, but others lived—frankly, way more than I expected. Read m...
04:00, 06/06/2019

Driver who fatally struck 1-year-old lived in same Bronx building as victim The man accused of running over a 1-year-old Bronx girl is a self-described rapper who shacked up in the same apartment building as the child he killed, The Post has learned. Kier Boneparte, 22, faces reckless driving and other charges stemming from the Tuesday afternoon death of Djeneba Magassa, wh...
12:51, 09/19/2019

World’s largest parrot was a metre tall and lived 19 million years ago Palaeontologists working in New Zealand have discovered the first evidence of giant parrots, which they believe weighed 7 kilograms and lived 19 million years ago...
03:00, 08/07/2019

More than 100,000 people back petition to save Belgravia flats where Duchess of Cornwall lived More than 100,000 people have signed a petition opposing plans to demolish the "aristo-flats" where Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall began their romance....
02:34, 08/24/2019

The USA is imprisoning people it finds undesirable. Australia has already lived this nightmare | Jason Wilson To disestablish these camps anywhere, we need to oppose them everywhereAustralia’s economy is increasingly in the doldrums, but our leaders can point to a successful export of their own devising. In the US, the Trump administration is bedding down and expanding its network of punitive refugee camps....
13:00, 06/26/2019

Chaluka: A Site so Remote, The Ancient Aleutians of Alaska Lived in Peace for Millennia Alaska is often referred to as the last frontier because of its unspoiled nature and sparse population.  ...
13:34, 05/02/2019

Democratic unity against Trump will be short lived, says WSJ columnist: Pelosi still has 'problem on her hands' Wall Street Journal columnist Bill McGurn said Monday any unity achieved by Democrats after President Trump's Sunday tweetstorm will be short-lived, and he predicted House Speaker Nancy Pelosi will still have to deal with deep divisions within her party....
00:17, 07/16/2019

Wisconsin fugitive lived in a homemade bunker for 3 years with TV and lights powered by a bicycle Running from the cops is never a good idea, but one Wisconsin man managed to delay his inevitable capture by over three years by hiding out in his own makeshift bunker built into a hillside. Jeremiah Button’s trial was two weeks away when he disappeared in 2016, leaving a note for his family t...
22:17, 09/01/2019

South Korea's Moon says any gains by Japan from trade curbs will be short-lived South Korean President Moon Jae-in said on Thursday that Japan imposing tighter export curbs against South Korea will undermine Japan's international credibility for using its industrial advantage as a weapon against another country....
10:00, 08/08/2019

Opinion: As Loyola's Sister Jean turns 100, she continues to be example of life well lived The incredible life of Sister Jean Dolores Schmidt, Loyola-Chicago's biggest fan, was celebrated Wednesday as she turned 100 years old.       ...
02:34, 08/22/2019

Unassuming shark that lived 165M years ago was ancestor of great white, megalodon Researchers have unlocked the mystery behind where the prehistoric predator megalodon and its modern-day successor great white shark came from — and it's not what you might expect....
20:34, 07/10/2019

Fernando Ricksen: The Rangers cult hero who lived life in the fast lane Fernando Ricksen's body may have failed him in the end, but the fighting spirit that marked the former Rangers captain's playing career never faltered....
05:34, 09/19/2019

‘I Have Lived in Repentance for the Past Several Years.’ Megachurch Pastor, Purity Advocate Says He’s No Longer Christian A former relationship guru and megachurch pastor who advocated premarital purity in his million-selling 1997 book “I Kissed Dating Goodbye” now says he’s “not a Christian” — and he hopes gay people will forgive him for contributing “to a culture of exclusion...
17:17, 07/31/2019

Chelsea Manning released from jail as grand jury expires — but her freedom may be short-lived Manning spent 62 days at the Alexandria Detention Center on civil contempt charges after she refused to answer questions to a federal grand jury investigating WikiLeaks....
17:51, 05/10/2019

Michigan State player's dad lived secret life as drug dealer. Now he cheers from prison Antjuan Simmons has overcome a broken back and his father being in prison to become star on Michigan State football's defense.       ...
08:51, 08/31/2019

Two hikers found a message in a bottle and helped rescue a stranded family. Now the family wants to thank them Curtis Whitson has two strangers to thank for his family being alive today. Two brave hikers plucked a lime green bottle from a river and alerted authorities about the SOS message they found inside....
19:03, 09/11/2019

Family Romance review: Herzog's 'fake family' film is fascinating but fishy Werner Herzog has taken a strange reality – the Japanese company which hires out stand-in friends and relatives – and pointlessly subverted it further Werner Herzog has come to Cannes with a stranger-than-fiction piece of work, a lo-fi headscratcher shot on video around tourist locations in Tokyo. I...
22:17, 05/18/2019

Livanos family dishes on cooking show ‘Family Food Fight’ The Livanos family from Armonk hopes they’re cooking on all cylinders for Thursday night’s episode of ABC’s “Family Food Fight.” The new cooking/challenge competition series (9 p.m.) pits eight families against each other as they whip up family recipes from their respective backgrounds for the ultim...
01:34, 06/27/2019

Australian family finds $24G gold nugget on family walk with dog named Lucky: report An Australian family experienced a stroke of luck when they found a gold nugget — valued at tens of thousands of dollars — while they were walking their dog on Sunday....
14:51, 05/14/2019

Neighbor from hell blasts theme from ‘The Addams Family’ at family A creepy, kooky British man blasted the theme of “The Addams Family” at his next-door neighbors — turning their lives into a “living hell” during a six-year campaign of harassment, according to a report. Neil Speight, 47, would turn up the volume of the finger-snapping song from the ’60s horror-them...
03:51, 05/17/2019

The 2019 Ram 1500 Limited Is a Fine Family Car if Your Family Brings Everything Everywhere The redesigned 2019 Ram 1500 is big, capable and nice to look at. On paper, it seems like an adept family car considering how many toys, consumables (diapers) and other assorted baby-related flotsam most parents find themselves traveling with. But the Ram is also utilitarian by nature, and did I men...
19:00, 06/26/2019

Family Files $10 Million Lawsuit Against City of Phoenix After Police Allegedly Assault, Threaten to Shoot Family A family is suing the City of Phoenix for $10 million after police officers were caught on video using what the family believes is excessive force....
01:00, 06/15/2019

Scott Disick Declares He's "the Greatest Leader That's Ever Lived" in New Flip It Like Disick Promo Scott Disick has a real passion for real estate. In fact, fans will get to witness this passion firsthand when Flip It Like Disick premieres Sunday, Aug. 4 on E! However, the Keeping Up......
19:34, 07/03/2019

The Explicit Embrace of Racism Is Next If you set aside boiling rage for a moment and look coldly at the progression of recent American politics, you can see where we are heading. Into the abyss....
17:17, 07/18/2019

You Probably Missed This Trump Act of Racism For a crowd of 500 at a fundraiser in the Hamptons, President Donald Trump made fun of the leaders of the European Union, South Korea, and Japan, including by imitating the accents of the Asian countries’ leaders. The fundraiser was at the home of real estate developer Joe Farrell in Bridgehampton o...
03:18, 08/12/2019

Short-lived Hurricane Barry weakens to tropical storm, risk of 'life-threatening' floods Barry became a hurricane right before its landfall in Louisiana, then weakened. Earlier Saturday: an island helicopter rescue        ...
20:51, 07/13/2019

Short-lived Hurricane Barry weakens to tropical storm, threatens 'life-threatening' floods Barry became a hurricane right before its landfall in Louisiana, then weakened. Earlier Saturday: an island helicopter rescue        ...
20:34, 07/13/2019

Prince William says he is 'fed up' with racism in football Prince calls for action on visit to London football club to discuss mental health outreachThe Duke of Cambridge has said he is “fed up” with racism in football and said recent incidents had given the impression that progress on the issue was being reversed.Speaking on a visit to Hendon football club...
20:00, 09/06/2019

The Unofficial Guide to Whitesplaining Racism Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.) was born in Detroit. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) was born in the Bronx. Ayanna Pressley (D-Mass.) was born in Cincinnati, Ohio. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) immigrated to America in 1992 and became an American citizen in 2000, six years before Donald Trump’s wife....
17:00, 07/17/2019

Here is the Best Three Minutes You Will Watch About Trump and Racism I don’t know what is better: watching Princeton professor Eddie Glaude take just under three minutes on MSNBC to passionately, concisely, and, with pinpoint accuracy, place Donald Trump and the El Paso shooting in the context of America’s long history of white supremacy, or watching host Nicolle Wal...
04:00, 08/07/2019

Fighting Racism Even, and Especially, Where We Don’t Realize It Exists In “How to Be an Antiracist,” the scholar Ibram X. Kendi scrutinizes himself and the rest of us for lessons on how to eradicate the scourge of racism....
16:34, 08/20/2019

White Woman Discovers Racism In the latest episode of Red Table Talk, Jada Pinkett Smith, alongside her mother, Adrienne Banfield Norris, hosted former Sex and the City star Kristin Davis for a probing, earnest talk about the complications of transracial adoption....
04:51, 07/10/2019

'Family first': Kirk Douglas, 102, poses for sweet family photo featuring four generations The Douglas family photo includes Kirk, his wife, Anne, son Michael, daughter-in-law Catherine Zeta-Jones, his grandchildren and great-grandchild.        ...
14:34, 08/21/2019

How do I teach my niece about racism without upsetting my brother? She is 13 and has had a very sheltered, conservative upbringing in one of the southern states of the US. How do I go about exposing her to different views and values?My 13-year-old niece is coming from her home in a southern US state to our smallholding in France, as she has for the past four summer...
22:00, 06/14/2019

Republicans Hate That They Have to Respond to Trump's Racism It’s been only a couple of days since President Trump tweeted a racist screed telling four congresswomen of color, three of whom were born in the U.S., to “go back and help fix the totally broken and crime infested places from which they came.” Since then, Trump has doubled down on his attacks, and ...
02:34, 07/16/2019

The problem with Flash Gordon is racism – and animation won't fix it Born in an era of ‘yellow peril’ paranoia, the dagger at the heart of this story is hard to get past – a challenge Taika Waititi must overcome in the space hero’s next projectIt is not hard to pinpoint the mindset that inspired the creation of Flash Gordon’s extraterrestrial nemesis, Ming the Mercil...
20:00, 06/27/2019

| UEFA dismiss Montenegro's appeal against racism rap Montenegro will have to play one match behind closed doors after UEFA rejected their appeal against punishement for racist abuse towards England players....
01:00, 05/24/2019

Romelu Lukaku says ‘we’re going backwards’ in fight against racism • Inter striker racially abused at Cagliari on Sunday• Lukaku calls for strong action and united stance from playersRomelu Lukaku has said “we’re going backwards” in the fight against discrimination and called for strong action after being subjected to racist chanting by Cagliari fans.Monkey chants ...
16:34, 09/02/2019

Thousands protest in Germany against racism, discrimination Thousands of people are attending a protest against racism and discrimination in the German city of Dresden, a week ahead of two state elections in the country’s east in which the far-right Alternative for Germany party is expected to make gains...
20:34, 08/24/2019

McConnell Is Fine With Trump's Unhinged Racism Less that 24 hours after President Donald Trump smirked his way through his raucous crowd chanting “send her back” amid his ongoing racist attacks on Rep. Ilhan Omar, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell appeared on Fox Business to insist that everything is good and fine and hey, Trump’s doing gre...
17:17, 07/18/2019

Racism Expert Trump Says Pelosi Is Definitely Not Racist The House Democrats—they’re fighting, for some pretty good reasons! And House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has asked them to not fight (in public), even though she’s been saying dismissive things about four prominent freshman female Congress members of color for months....
19:00, 07/12/2019

Paul Parker: Racism isn't just a problem for big-name players "Paul Parker believes that racism is a problem through every level of football and warns that it must not only take abuse of big-name players to cause outrage..."...
19:00, 08/23/2019

The Londoner: Racism row over Brexiteer's tweet Anti-Brexit campaigner Femi Oluwole responds to Leave.EU figure's comments / Labour's biscuit bother / Jurgen Klopp wades into politics / Andrea Jenkyns's twitter gaffe...
13:34, 05/31/2019

UEFA punishes Bulgaria, Romania for fan racism Bulgaria will have to close part of its national stadium for European Championship qualifiers against England and the Czech Republic because of fan racism       ...
19:00, 07/19/2019

Israel bans far-right candidates for racism against Arabs Benzi Gopstein and Baruch Marzel of the Jewish Power party have been barred from the snap general elections in September. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was criticized for allying with the ultra-nationalist party....
06:34, 08/26/2019

Children 'whitening skin to avoid racism' Children as young as 10 are whitening their faces to avoid being subjected to racist abuse in Britain, a child protection group has warned, as police struggle to stem a rising tide of hate crimes against minors....
17:00, 05/30/2019

Smalling says racism is ‘unacceptable’ as he settles in at Roma "Chris Smalling has described racism as \"unacceptable\" as he spoke at his introductory press conference as a Roma player, having joined the Italian club from Manchester United on a season-long loan deal."...
01:00, 09/07/2019

| SA Rugby launches anti-racism campaign SA Rugby will officially launch a campaign against racism and all forms of discrimination during the Rugby Championship Test against Australia at Ellis Park....
15:51, 07/19/2019

Ibram X. Kendi Has a Cure for America’s ‘Metastatic Racism’ In 2016, he was a surprise National Book Award winner for a sweeping history of ever-mutating American racism. Now, he’s back with a new book that outlines how to fight it....
18:34, 08/06/2019

Buttigieg pitches plan to fight systemic racism Democratic presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg laid out his proposals for the country during a speech at a Chicago event held by a civil rights organization as he looks to build support among black voters. (July 2)        ...
15:00, 07/03/2019

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, white people have once again proven their resurrection powers by bringing back something even the most cynical among us could never have imagined....
15:34, 05/08/2019

Far-right sticker in German police car raises racism concerns Police in the city of Duisburg have received complaints over an Identitarian movement sticker seen in one of their cars. The extremist group espouses a white nationalist ideology....
14:51, 05/02/2019

McDonald's investigated over racism and harassment claims in Brazil Federal prosecutors say complaint presents ‘worrying evidence’ of sexual harassment and discriminationIt was a busy day at a McDonald’s branch in São Paulo. Marcelo says he was struggling to keep up with demand while manning the chips and white meat stations when the shift boss called him a “damned ...
22:00, 05/21/2019

Traveling While Black: behind the eye-opening VR documentary on racism in America In the Emmy-nominated virtual reality project, viewers are given an immersive historical experience on the depressingly topical dangers of being black in AmericaThe theatre has luxurious red velvet upholstered seats, grand ceilings and gilded trimmings. The rows of chairs stretch back into the osten...
10:00, 09/03/2019

Twitter Says Trump Didn't Violate Rules Against Racism, But Won't Say Why Twitter's new policy for holding powerful leaders to account for engaging in hate speech and harassment received its first major test this weekend when President Donald Trump called on several......
12:51, 07/16/2019

The Root's Clapback Mailbag: Racism Life Support When professor Henry Louis Gates founded The Root 11 years ago, he probably had no idea that its creation would one day become the internet’s number one source for black news (it’s not bragging if it’s true). He probably assumed he and his team were creating an outlet to give voice to a population t...
08:51, 07/20/2019

Buttigieg alleges Trump voters are 'supporting racism' Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg suggested during Thursday night's debate that those who back President Trump and his immigration policies are “supporting racism."...
12:17, 09/13/2019

Hair discrimination is intertwined with racism. Let's follow California, and ban it At school and at work, black people are routinely castigated for their hairstyles. The US state is showing the UK the way to goAs the beads, in every shape, size and colour, rattled on to the wooden school desk, my deputy headteacher finally understood. It had been an emotional struggle: much to her...
10:00, 07/08/2019

Expecting me to explain racism is exploitative – that’s not my job | Afua Hirsch Participating in a recent TV debate left me angry, depressed and determined not to put up with this any moreI am a person who debates in public. Debate is good, debate is healthy. We can disagree. We can disagree and still love each other. Unless, as James Baldwin once said, your disagreement is roo...
08:00, 05/22/2019

Pediatricians: Black Children Suffer Significantly From Racism Surprise! Racism—that “thing” white people say doesn’t exist—has dire long-term effects on the health of black children and adolescents, according to a report released by the country’s largest group of pediatricians....
02:17, 08/10/2019

Tucker Carlson’s Ad Sales Are Tanking Thanks to His Appalling Racism The pushback against Fox News host Tucker Carlson’s blatant on-air racism is continuing to affect the company’s bottom line as companies pull more ads from Carlson’s show....
07:51, 08/11/2019

'Dying of whiteness': why racism is at the heart of America's gun inaction The country’s refusal to pass new gun control laws has everything to do with defending racial hierarchy, says author Jonathan MetzlWhy does the United States refuse to pass new gun control laws? It’s the question that people around the world keep asking. According to Dr Jonathan Metzl, a psychiatris...
11:34, 08/09/2019

How to Be an Antiracist Author Ibram X. Kendi on What We Get Wrong About Racism Ibram X. Kendi, the National Book Award winner, talks to TIME about “the R word,” capitalism and his new book, How to Be an Antiracist. Your new book combines theory and memoir. Why did you decide to weave in your own story? I did not want to use personal narrative; I’m a very priv...
05:00, 08/09/2019

| FIFA's Boban 'not in favour' of stadium closures for racism Former Croatia international Zvonimir Boban says he is against football matches being suspended if players are racially abused by a small number of fans....
17:17, 06/03/2019

Toni Morrison's powerful words on racism - video Toni Morrison, who chronicled the African American experience in fiction for more than five decades, has died aged 88. The novelist was the first African American woman to win the Nobel prize for literature and is widely regarded as a champion for repressed minorities. Speaking on racism, Morrison ...
11:34, 08/07/2019

Pete Buttigieg: 'Systemic racism is a white problem' Presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg said Thursday “systemic racism is a white problem,” adding that the United States isn’t “even halfway done dealing with” it....
14:34, 08/09/2019

Chemnitz football club condemns racism among own fans Chemnitz FC has threatened to consider legal action after its own fans chanted anti-Semitic slogans at a Munich away game. The club is in a running conflict with the far-right contingent among its supporters....
06:00, 08/25/2019

Pete Buttigieg Gives Ultra-Cringeworthy Answer on Racism During a raucous first night of the second round of Democratic primary debates, Pete Buttigieg addressed systemic racism in America—an issue he’s struggled with in the past—by insisting that he, personally, embodies the “racial divide.”...
16:51, 07/31/2019

Republicans Are Going to Great Lengths to Distract from Trump’s Racism A week has passed since Donald Trump tweeted an undeniably racist message about four Democratic congresswomen, telling them to “go back” to the “crime infested places from which they came.” But the outrage hasn’t abated. Nor should it. And Republicans are still struggling to figure out how to respon...
00:17, 07/22/2019

Lukaku: Italy needs to fight racism to attract top players "Inter Milan forward Romelu Lukaku, who was subjected to racist abuse by Cagliari supporters on Sunday, said that Italian football must combat racism in stadiums if it wants to attract the world\u0027s top players to Serie A."...
01:00, 09/07/2019

Black ex-manager claims 1Oak is a hotbed for racism A black former general manager at 1Oak says the hotspot is a hotbed for racism, with a club promoter getting a slap on the wrist for calling him the N-word while he was eventually fired for complaining. Christopher Hibbert, 34, the first black GM at the celeb-packed Chelsea club, says he was working...
06:00, 06/13/2019

Oberlin College to pay bakery the now-massive sum of $44M over racism dispute Owners of a market accused of racism have been awarded more than $44 million in a lawsuit claiming Oberlin College hurt their business and libeled them....
00:17, 06/14/2019

Sam Cooke gets apology for racism that inspired ‘Change Is Gonna Come’ A change has finally come — but it took 56 years. Legendary singer Sam Cooke received a belated public apology Sunday for the racially motivated mistreatment he suffered in 1963 at the hands of hotel staff and law enforcement while performing in Shreveport, La. Mayor Adrian Perkins posthumously awar...
20:51, 06/24/2019

Market awarded $44M in racism dispute with Oberlin College ELYRIA, Ohio (AP) — Owners of a market accused of racism have been awarded more than $44 million in a lawsuit claiming Oberlin College hurt their business and libeled them. The jury in Lorain County, Ohio, awarded David Gibson, son Allyn Gibson and Gibson’s Bakery $33 million in punitive damag...
00:34, 06/14/2019

QPR says youth team abandoned friendly in Spain over racism Queen Park Rangers says one of its youth teams abandoned a friendly in Spain because players were subjected to racist abuse by their opponents       ...
19:34, 08/14/2019

| Egypt blackface sketch spotlights racism in region An Egyptian comedian has sparked anger by using blackface in a sketch and mocking Sudanese people, drawing attention to what experts say is a deeper racism problem in the region....
15:34, 05/19/2019

Racism, sexism, Nazi economics: Estonia's far right in power Until recently seen as a model nation, Estonia’s politics are turning darkerA shadowy “deep state” secretly runs the country. A smart immigration policy is “blacks go back”. Nazi Germany wasn’t all bad. None of these statements would be out of place in the darker corners of far-right blogs anywhere ...
12:51, 05/21/2019

Heartwarming Movie About the Friendship Between a KKK Member and a Black Man Set to End Racism Four score and seven years ago, our fathers brought forth on this continent a new nation, conceived in liberty and dedicated to the proposition that all post-racial propaganda movies are created redundantly....
00:00, 06/21/2019

Man Utd fans arrested for racism in football more than any other English club Manchester United supporters were arrested more for racially aggravated incidents than any other set of English fans for the four seasons leading up to 2017-18....
15:51, 06/18/2019

At home with Vincent Kompany: 'Setbacks, racism – everything fed my fire' The Manchester City captain talks frankly about the wrong path he nearly took as a teenager, ‘lunatic’ politicians and life after footballIt is 10am on an early spring day when I pull up at the electric gates of Vincent Kompany’s home. In the drizzle, the Manchester sprawl has given way to the leafy...
11:00, 05/18/2019

Mother's eulogy for daughter Iris Goldsmith, 15, at funeral: 'Love like she loved, and live like she lived' The mother of Iris Goldsmith told mourners at her daughter's funeral how the teenager's death in a tragic accident has left her "shattered into a thousand unfindable pieces"....
14:51, 07/19/2019

Germany's DFB ends racism probe against Schalke's Clemens Tönnies The German football association said Tönnies "convincingly showed that he was not a racist." But unlike his club Schalke, the DFB said Tönnies' comments on climate and African wood-burning and birth rates were racist....
18:17, 08/29/2019

Kirsten Gillibrand compares pro-life beliefs to racism, ‘not acceptable’ Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., compared pro-life beliefs to racism and suggested the pro-life viewpoint is "not acceptable" during an interview with the Des Moines Register....
20:51, 06/11/2019

Chris Smalling describes racism as ‘unacceptable’ as he settles in at Roma • Racism a live issue in Italy following abuse of Romelu Lukaku• On-loan United defender excited about playing in Serie AChris Smalling has described racism as an “unacceptable” and “sad” problem that affects all parts of the world but is hopeful that it will lessen in future years.The defender spok...
16:00, 09/06/2019

Trump accuses New York Times of going on a ‘racism witch hunt’ WASHINGTON — President Trump continued his assault on the “failing New York Times” early Sunday, claiming the Gray Lady is engaging in a “Racism Witch Hunt.” “The failing New York Times, in one of the most devastating portrayals of bad journalism in history, got caught ...
19:00, 08/18/2019

Oberlin College to pay bakery $11M after furthering racism accusations: jury Oberlin College in Ohio will have to pay a nearby bakery more than $11 million in damages because it libeled the store as racist and interfered with its business, a jury ruled on Friday....
11:17, 06/09/2019

Accused of racism, Trump ramps up attack on black lawmaker WASHINGTON (AP) — Facing growing accusations of racism for his incendiary tweets, President Donald Trump is seeking to deflect the criticism by labeling a leading black congressman as himself racist. In the latest rhetorical shot at non-white lawmakers, Trump said Sunday that his weekend comments re...
08:51, 07/30/2019

Gareth Southgate worried about disorder in Prague and racism in Sofia • England play Czech Republic in Euro 2020 qualifier on a Friday• Bulgaria have been punished for racist chanting this yearGareth Southgate has admitted he fears the worst when it comes to England’s next two qualifying matches and the potential for disorder involving the team’s supporters in the Cze...
23:34, 09/11/2019

London mayor condemns Trump's 'blatant unashamed racism' London Mayor Sadiq Khan stood up for Rep. Ilhan Omar and the rest of "The Squad" as he joined dozens of British politicians in condemning US President Donald Trump's "blatant unashamed racism" against the four Democratic congresswomen....
17:17, 07/18/2019

US athletes warned they will face punishment if they protest against racism and gun violence "U.S. athletes Race Imboden and Gwen Berry have been placed on probation for 12 months for their political protests at the Pan Am Games, USA Today reported on Tuesday."...
13:34, 08/22/2019

Trump row: Javid condemns 'barely-masked racism of nationalism' Home Secretary Sajid Javid has expressed concern about "naked populism" in the US under the presidency of Donald Trump, as he condemned "the barely-masked racism of nationalism"....
15:17, 07/19/2019

Mayor Pete Buttigieg: ‘Systemic racism is a white problem’ “Systemic racism” in the United States “is a white problem,” according to Mayor Pete Buttigieg — who propped up the El Paso shooting as proof while speaking at an event on Thursday night. “We are by no means even halfway done dealing with systemic racism in this c...
07:00, 08/09/2019

Bulgarian FA slams England boss Southgate over racism concerns "The president of the Bulgarian Football Union (BFU) Borislav Mihaylov has expressed his indignation and disappointment over comments by England manager Gareth Southgate about the prospect of racism at next month\u0027s Euro 2020 qualifier in Sofia."...
19:34, 09/14/2019

Boston museum hires firm to investigate racism reports Boston’s Museum of Fine Arts has hired an outside law firm to investigate reports that a group of minority middle school students was subjected to racism by staff and patrons during a field trip last month...
21:51, 06/12/2019

GOP vote on Trump's 'go back' comments was an effort to absolve him — and themselves — on racism They also voted to absolve themselves, their party and the voters who elected them – like the ones Trump inspired to chant "send her back" at a rally Wednesday in North Carolina....
03:51, 07/19/2019

‘View’ tells AOC, others Dems to respect Pelosi after racism accusation: ‘More BS’ It seems Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez might've gone too far this time -- so much so that even some of the biggest Democrat defenders on television have turned on her. ...
20:17, 07/11/2019

Borussia Dortmund's Jadon Sancho: Racism will ruin football The Borussia Dortmund star and English national team member has said racist abuse in football "has to stop." The winger spoke one day after a high-profile incident at a game involving Inter Milan's Romelu Lukaku....
08:34, 09/03/2019

Democrat Buttigieg unveils plan to fight racism in America Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg, the mayor of South Bend, Indiana - whose campaign has been dogged by accusations of systemic racism in his city as he struggles to gain support from African-American voters - on Thursday announced a plan to battle racial inequality in America....
17:00, 07/11/2019

Toronto owner David Argyle stands down from roles after racism row • Argyle made comment to Swinton’s Jose Kenga• ‘I have disgraced rugby and my family’The Toronto Wolfpack owner, David Argyle, has quit as chairman and chief executive of the Championship club over racist comments he made to a Swinton player. Argyle is the subject of an investigation by the Rugby Fo...
16:34, 06/08/2019

German protesters march against racism in Dresden ahead of key elections Tens of thousands of people joined the "Unteilbar" demo against racism in Saxony, eastern Germany, where the far-right has enjoyed major gains. There was no violence, despite claims by the far-right AfD in advance....
06:00, 08/25/2019

| Trump rejects charges of racism after accusations of 'hate agenda' US President Donald Trump has pushed back against charges that he was racist and promoting a "hate agenda" to win reelection following his attacks on a prominent black lawmaker and his constituency....
20:51, 07/29/2019

Manchester United and Kick It Out to meet Twitter after racism incidents • United want joint action after Paul Pogba targeted• ‘We need to do more to protect our users,’ says TwitterManchester United and Kick It Out will meet representatives of Twitter regarding concerns over racism and other abuse aimed at footballers on the social media platform.Paul Pogba became the t...
23:34, 08/21/2019

Schalke chief Tönnies to temporarily step down amid racism row Clemens Tönnies, head of Schalke's supervisory board, will temporarily step down after he was found to have broken anti-discrimination rules. But a club committee said his controversial comments on Africa weren't racist....
05:34, 08/08/2019

‘Squad’ rips Trump over ‘go back’ tweets, immigration and racism The four freshman congresswomen targeted by President Trump in a series of tweets and comments saying they should leave the country if they don’t like it retaliated Monday by decrying the commander-in-chief’s hardline border policies and history of racial controversies. Democratic Reps. Alexan...
02:00, 07/16/2019

Michigan Officials Say a Struggling School Should Close. Residents See Racism. People in Benton Harbor, Mich., say they know their schools are ailing, but they see racial bias in a state plan to shut down the city’s main high school....
04:17, 06/17/2019

Tucker Carlson Returns From His Racism Vacation With Far Fewer Advertisers Earlier this month, Tucker Carlson claimed on air that the dangers of white supremacy are a “hoax,” a move that prompted quite a few of his advertisers to flee and coincidentally coincided with him taking a quick trip “to the wilderness”. On Monday night, he returned from his racism vacation, but un...
12:51, 08/20/2019

'His only tool is racism': why Trump's bigoted tirade could be a vote winner The president seems to regard divisive, nativist rhetoric as his best chance of staying in the White House. Analysts say he may be rightIt was foul and repugnant. But was it a vote winner?Donald Trump’s bigoted tirade against four congresswoman of colour, telling them to “go back” to the countries t...
16:34, 07/16/2019

Dennis Rodman wants to give the "CEO of racism" a literal knuckle sandwich We recently took a gander at Dennis Rodman’s TikTok account, which the former NBA star christened by decrying politics and embracing love to the twinkling strains of Owl City’s “Fireflies” (yeah, it’s as weird as it sounds). Unfortunately, it appears anger’s gotten the best of The Worm, as he just t...
22:51, 08/28/2019

'Good day for a chokehold': the police endorsing racism and violence on Facebook More than 100 officers have faced official repercussions after study collected 5,000 posts from eight departmentsOne post showed a photo of a dog, apparently squatting to defecate. “Hold on I got a black lives matter movement going on right now” was the accompanying text.Another called for anti-fasc...
18:34, 06/25/2019

Atlanta's confederate monuments: how do ‘context markers’ help explain racism? Symbols dedicated to the south’s soldiers have come under debate for not mentioning their roots in racial segregationAtlanta’s monuments to its Confederate past cannot be taken down by law. But the city is now moving to provide much-needed historical context on the realities of slavery, the civil wa...
09:17, 08/03/2019

Trump answers racism accusation with a charge of his own: Anti-Semitism In the war of words with four minority lawmakers, the charge that Trump and some of his allies chose to lob most aggressively was the accusation of anti-Semitism....
15:51, 07/16/2019

‘Racist Bone’ Disease: The Diagnosis, Treatment and Causes of Skeletal Racism For centuries, some of America’s most distinguished public figures have averted criticism of prejudice and bigotry by conducting amateur psychological exams on themselves and declaring to the world that they “don’t have a racist bone in their body.” The list of people who have proclaimed themselves ...
18:00, 06/25/2019

Ex-chauffeur claims racism and sexual harassment by mom, daughter: suit A wealthy mother and daughter living in “Grey Gardens”-like squalor subjected their personal assistant to racist slurs and sexual harassment, according to a new Westchester County lawsuit. Shamel Thompson says he was paid $1,750 a week to chauffeur around the 28-year-old daughter, Becky Stein, and d...
06:17, 06/17/2019

Twitter says Trump’s tweet didn’t violate its rules against racism but won’t say why Twitter’s new policy for holding powerful leaders to account for engaging in hate speech and harassment received its first major test this weekend when President Trump called on several Democratic members of Congress to “go back” to their countries — prompting widespread allegations of racism agains...
23:51, 07/15/2019

Inside The Ghosting, Racism, And Exploitation At Game Publisher Nicalis At E3 in June of 2015, the game designer David Crooks was hanging out across the street from the L.A. Convention Center when he met a man named Tyrone Rodriguez. Crooks needed support for the console versions of his quirky top-down dungeon crawler, Enter the Gungeon, and Rodriguez’s company, Nicalis...
05:17, 09/13/2019

Corporations profit off racism. It's time for us to stand up to them | Rashad Robinson We must prevent corporations from writing the exploitation of black and brown labor into the law in permanent inkI am often asked to name the civil rights issue of our time. As the head of one of the country’s largest racial justice organizations, I travel the country a lot and I get to hear from a ...
00:17, 05/17/2019

Tech's modern-day 'Yellow Peril' scare is just the same old racism | Frank H Wu Claims by Peter Thiel of a Chinese fifth column within Google stoke paranoia against Asian Americans and threaten to ruin the economy – and our democracyThe billionaire investor Peter Thiel has accused Google of “treason” and called for a law enforcement investigation of the search engine’s parent c...
09:00, 07/17/2019

Trump rejects racism charge, throws it at black lawmaker President Donald Trump on Sunday said disparaging comments he made about a prominent African-American lawmaker and his Baltimore district were not racist and, without citing any evidence for his claim, he called the congressman a racist....
02:51, 07/29/2019

Harassment, Racism Complaints Against Mark Zuckerberg's Security Chief The head of personal security for Mark Zuckerberg was on leave Friday pending a probe into complaints of sexual harassment and racism, some of it involving the Facebook chief's wife....
20:34, 05/31/2019

NRL players urged to follow Latrell Mitchell's lead on racism Roosters player calls out abuse on social mediaTeammates ‘proud’ of Mitchell’s response to slurSydney Roosters skipper Boyd Cordner has called on other players to follow Latrell Mitchell’s leadership in calling out racist online trolling. Cordner on Tuesday admitted he was shocked by an online slur ...
17:17, 08/13/2019

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 has hit back at Barack Obama after the former president said Americans must “soundly reject language” from any leader who “feeds a climate of fear and h...
11:34, 08/07/2019

Sorry, general AI is still a long, long way off Artificial intelligence might have passed a school science test but when everyday tasks are still well beyond it's ability, we can't even talk about building general purpose AI....
12:00, 09/12/2019

Belgian anti-racism activist forced to flee town in blackface row Folkloric festival urged to ditch practice of parading a chained white man in black makeupAn anti-racism activist has said he was forced to leave the Belgian town of Ath on Sunday after a row with local authorities about a folkloric festival.A carnival float featuring a white man in blackface called...
20:00, 08/26/2019

Pete Buttigieg says he's obligated 'with the privilege of whiteness' to speak out on systemic racism South Bend mayor and 2020 hopeful Pete Buttigieg has continued his efforts to try to reach out to black voters in a new fundraising email, where he says he welcomes the "obligation as a candidate with the privilege of whiteness on my side" to speak out against systemic racism. ...
14:34, 07/20/2019

A ‘White Man’s Problem Visited on People of Color.’ Joe Biden Says Racism is ‘Institutional’ in U.S. (WASHINGTON) — Racism in America is an institutional “white man’s problem visited on people of color,” Vice President Joe Biden said Tuesday, arguing that the way to attack the issue is to defeat President Donald Trump and hold him responsible for deepening the nation’s...
07:00, 08/28/2019

Michael B Jordan, Jamie Foxx take on wrongful convictions, racism in 'Just Mercy' Michael B. Jordan and Oscar-winner Jamie Foxx tackle the subjects of wrongful convictions and racism in 'Just Mercy,' which premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival on Friday....
03:00, 09/07/2019

Priyanka Chopra Defends Meghan Markle and Calls Her a Victim of Racism Feud? What feud? Priyanka Chopra has nothing but nice things to say about her longtime "stunning" friend Meghan Markle, and is one of her biggest defenders. Since her relationship......
17:17, 06/02/2019

Larry Elder: Dems cry racism and sexism to combat Trump's success Radio talk show host Larry Elder said Monday on "Hannity" that Democrats will use racismn and  sexism accusations to justify attacks against President Trump even as the economy flourishes....
07:51, 05/07/2019

| WATCH | Racism, misogyny: US authorities probe motives of pair of gunmen One was fuelled by racist hatred of immigrants and warned of a 'Hispanic invasion'. The other's motives are less clear but he apparently resented women and compiled a 'hit list' of girls in high school....
19:00, 08/08/2019

Schalke chief Tönnies to stand down temporarily but racism claims 'unfounded' Clemens Tönnies, head of Schalke's supervisory board, will temporarily step down after he was found to have broken anti-discrimination rules. But a club committee say his controversial comments on Africa weren't racist....
01:00, 08/07/2019

Elijah Cummings: Trump’s words brings back bad memories of racism Rep. Elijah Cummings on Sunday said the events of the week since President Donald Trump’s “go back” tweet aimed at four progressive congresswomen of color reminded him of being a 12-year-old growing up in 1962 Baltimore.“We were trying to integrate an Olympic-size pool near my house and we had been ...
17:00, 07/21/2019

Trump's Son-in-Law Jared Kushner Claims Racism Doesn't Count If He's Not Involved In It Jared Kushner, the president’s son-in-law and holder of a top-level security clearance as an adviser to Trump, participated in a one-on-one sit down with Axios on HBO that can only be described as a one-night-stand between a drunken circus clown and a shitshow that then gave birth to a Jared Kushne...
21:00, 06/03/2019

Protests erupt in West Papua over alleged police brutality, racism Protests that erupted in West Papua over the weekend turned violent Monday when demonstrators set fire to a parliament building and local stores in anger against alleged police brutality committed against ethnic Papuans....
06:51, 08/20/2019

Trump's anger at racism claims on day of healing after mass shootings Donald Trump hit out at his rivals as he visited the grieving city of El Paso, where a white supremacist killed 22 people in one of the country's deadliest mass shootings....
20:34, 08/08/2019

Pete Buttigieg Promises Range of Reforms to Address Systemic Racism Seeking to overcome a deficit with black voters, Mr. Buttigieg addressed the Rainbow PUSH Coalition, founded by the civil rights leader Jesse Jackson, in Chicago....
23:00, 07/02/2019

'It's Okay to Be White' T-Shirts Yanked After Being Accused of Promoting 'Intolerance, Racism and Division' Just when I was about to treat myself to a sumptuous “It’s Okay to Be White” t-shirt as an early birthday gift, comes the heartbreaking news that they’ve been pulled....
18:17, 05/29/2019

Watch the First Clip From Ellen Page and Ian Daniel’s New Documentary About Environmental Racism In There’s Something In the Water, a new documentary premiering at the Toronto International Film Festival this weekend, co-directors and producers Ellen Page and Ian Daniel introduce viewers to several women who are taking a stand against environmental racism in Page’s home province of ...
21:00, 09/06/2019

A Facebook group for border agents was rife with racism and sexism. Now DHS is investigating. Federal officials called the group’s posts “disturbing” and said that the inspector general of the DHS had started an investigation. Some of the posts, using edited images, depicted Rep. Ocasio-Cortez in sexually explicit ways....
06:34, 07/02/2019

Inter chairman Zhang defends his fans amid racism debate Inter Milan chairman Steven Zhang defended his club's fans after some of them published a letter on social media in support of the rival fans who racially abused striker Romelu Lukaku at a game       ...
20:35, 09/12/2019

Parents Sue Minnesota School District Saying It Did Nothing to Protect Their Kids From Rampant Racism A group of parents have hit their almost lily-white school district with a civil rights lawsuit, charging it turned a blind eye to rampant instances of egregious racist abuse and bullying of their children....
07:01, 09/06/2019

At victimized Charleston church, Cory Booker condemns violence, racism Invoking God and Christian love, Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Cory Booker railed against gun violence and racism in a speech at the site of a 2015 church shooting that left 9 African-American worshipers dead....
20:34, 08/08/2019

'How can it be a slip-up?': Kevin-Prince Boateng angry at lack of racism action Remarks by Schalke chairman deemed racist by DFB Lack of action is ‘missed opportunity’ says BoatengKevin-Prince Boateng has said he is dismayed that the football authorities in Germany did not deal more firmly with the Schalke chairman, Clemens Tönnies, after he made racist comments at a conference...
16:00, 09/11/2019

The Central Park Five story tells us how we should face down racism | Rashad Robinson Ave DuVernay’s compelling Netflix documentary When They See Us is a reminder that we need to change how the system worksThe Central Park Five marked a political awakening for me. I was just getting to middle school, Jesse Jackson’s historic second run for president had taken place a year earlier, an...
12:51, 06/03/2019

Fewer than half of Republican voters say politicians should disavow racism from their supporters Zach Gibson/Getty Images Just under half of self-identified Republican voters believe that politicians should disavow racist behavior from their supporters, according to new INSIDER polling. The poll comes on the heels of a racist incident at a rally in support of President Donald Trump that seize...
07:17, 07/26/2019

Manchester United fans top list of arrests involving racism as a factor • 27 supporters at Old Trafford fulfilled category from 2014-18• Club says percentage of fanbase is ‘minuscule’Manchester United supporters have been involved in more football-related arrests where racism was an aggravating factor or feature than any other club in England in the four seasons to 2017...
04:00, 06/18/2019

Democrats split on how to counter racism in 2020 election as Trump exploits it The party’s left wing wants an all-in battle against racism, while others question whether race should be the centerpiece of the campaign to replace Trump....
06:17, 07/19/2019

British politicians condemn Donald Trump for 'blatant, unashamed racism' Dozens of British politicians condemned U.S. President Donald Trump's comments that certain Democratic congresswomen should "go back" to the "crime infested" countries they came from....
21:51, 07/18/2019

Twitter targets ‘vile content’ as Kick It Out steps up pressure over racism • Anti-discrimination body demands ‘concrete change’ • Pogba, Rashford, Abraham and Zouma among those abusedTwitter has said it has taken action over more than 700 cases of football‑related abuse on its platform during the past fortnight.The company made the statement after meeting the anti-discrimi...
08:00, 09/05/2019

UN anti-racism panel challenges Palestinians on alleged 'schoolbook hate' A United Nations body challenged the Palestinian Authority’s record on fighting racism and anti-Semitism on Tuesday in what some organizations called “a rare move.”...
06:00, 08/15/2019

After President Trump’s Racist Tweets, People Have Been Searching for the Definition of ‘Racism’ As backlash and debate over a series of racist tweets posted by President Donald Trump continues, Merriam-Webster dictionary announced a big uptick in Americans searching for the definition of “racism.” “Tonight’s top searches, in order: racism, socialism, fascism, concentrat...
19:51, 07/18/2019

Mi’kmaq grandmothers call small courtroom size an example of ‘systemic racism’ The grandmothers occupied the Alton Gas site in April as part of an ongoing Indigenous and environmental campaign to protect the land and water from developments that could harm the ecosystem....
03:17, 06/11/2019

After Walmart Shooting, Texan Democrat Accuses Trump Of Stoking Racism Democratic presidential hopeful Beto O'Rourke accused President Donald Trump on Saturday of inciting hatred after a mass shooting in his Texas hometown that police are investigating as a possible hate......
09:17, 08/04/2019

'Knitting is political': how Trump forced the craft community to confront racism Ravelry, a platform for fiber arts, has banned pro-Trump messaging on its site in a controversy mired in social justiceAnother online forum is unraveling over political speech.The knitting community – traditionally viewed as a wholesome, screen-free, apolitical hobby – is entangled in a broader deba...
16:00, 06/25/2019

FIFA Puts A New, Useless Coat Of Paint On Its Anti-Racism Rules FIFA announced changes to its disciplinary code on Friday, and the biggest tweak is a new addition to referee power that, in theory, could do much to help curb some of the racist abuse from supporters. Unfortunately, this is FIFA, where the theory almost never comes through in practice....
19:34, 07/12/2019

Many Americans Believe Fake News Is a Bigger Problem Than Racism, New Poll Finds Before an orange-tinged carnival barker began waging a war with the news media and Russian troll farms began spewing misinformation across social media to help said carnival barker ascend to the White House, the quality of news probably ranked fairly low among the things most Americans typically wor...
01:00, 06/09/2019

‘It's techno-racism’: Detroit is quietly using facial recognition to make arrests Critics in the majority-black city point out that the technology is flawed and often misidentifies people of color and womenFor the last two years, Detroit police have been quietly utilizing controversial and unreliable facial recognition technology to make arrests in the city.The news, revealed in ...
12:00, 08/17/2019

O’Rourke: El Paso shooting makes clear the ‘real consequence’ of Trump racism Democratic presidential candidate says suspect who killed 22 people earlier this month was inspired by Trump’s rhetoricThe deaths of 22 people in the El Paso shooting earlier this month made clear “the real consequence and cost of Donald Trump”, Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke said o...
20:00, 08/18/2019

Boston Museum of Fine Arts acts over middle schoolers' racism claim Staff member alleged to have told students ‘no watermelon’Officials say staffer recalls saying ‘no water bottles’ The Museum of Fine Arts in Boston has banned two people and vowed to change protocols for its guards after minority middle school students said they were subjected to racism by staff and...
18:00, 05/25/2019

Racism. Xenophobia. Bigot. Those were just a few of Merriam-Webster's top searches on Wednesday night Racism, socialism, fascism, concentration camp, xenophobia and bigot were the top searches on Merriam-Webster.com on Wednesday night.        ...
07:00, 07/18/2019

'I Really Believe It's a Form of Racism': Michael Jackson Lawyers Question Ethics of Leaving Neverland Doc When it comes to an iconic music artist such as Michael Jackson and the controversies that surrounded him, you can never really leave Neverland....
20:34, 06/06/2019

Democrats are right to condemn Trump’s racism, but they risk walking into his trap | Jonathan Freedland Trump is banking on his race-baiting winning him votes. Democrats will have to navigate a tricky course to stop himYou’d think it would happen all the time. Given how often they’re drawn from different parties, it should be routine for the US House of Representatives to condemn the president. In fac...
15:17, 07/17/2019

Jason Reynolds and Ibram X. Kendi Are Teaming Up to Help Young People Navigate Racism Jason Reynolds wants to start an honest conversation about racism with young people — and he’s doing just that in a new book with Ibram X. Kendi, the publisher told TIME exclusively. Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You, a young adult version of Kendi’s award-winning book, will be ...
20:17, 08/19/2019

Shit-For-Brains Inter Fans: Italy Does Not Have Racism, Therefore Monkey Taunts Cannot Be Racist A group of racist Italian soccer fans spoke up Tuesday to offer a defense of the character of another group of racist Italian soccer fans, in the wake of an ugly scene over the weekend featuring a player being showered with monkey noises during play. The twist here is the people doing the defending ...
07:00, 09/04/2019

Pelosi Admits Anti-Trump Racism Resolution Was ‘Gentle’ Slap on the Wrist The Democratic response to Donald Trump’s explicitly racist tweets about four Democratic members of Congress looks a lot like a guy slipping on the banana peel at the top of some stairs, then falling down the stairs and landing with both feet in separate buckets full of live eels, then crashing thr...
21:17, 07/17/2019

Biden says Trump fans 'flames of white supremacy' as Democrats attack racism Democratic presidential front-runner Joe Biden on Wednesday accused Republican President Donald Trump of fueling the white supremacy beliefs blamed for several U.S. mass shootings, as Trump visited two cities where 31 people were killed in rampages last weekend....
05:34, 08/08/2019

Florida Cop Accused of Racism, Brutality and Sexual Assault Named Officer of the Year A Florida police chief said he will review his department’s process of handing out its annual Officer of the Year award after its most recent recipient was also named in two excessive force lawsuits and a citizen review board called his conduct “unprofessional and racist.”...
02:00, 06/26/2019

Catholic archbishop deletes tweets telling Trump to 'stop racism, starting with yourself' A Catholic archbishop reportedly tweeted Monday that President Trump needs to “stop racism, starting with yourself” in the wake of Saturday’s mass shooting in El Paso, Texas....
06:00, 08/07/2019

Hank Haney rips Tiger Woods over sex scandal as racism controversy grows Tiger Woods’ embattled former coach took a swing — and missed. Swing coach Hank Haney continued to double down on the racist statements that earned him a suspension from his SiriusXM radio gig. This time Haney took aim at Woods, whom he coached between 2004 and 2010, alluding to his sex scanda...
01:34, 06/05/2019

Cop accused of ‘blatant racism,’ excessive force wins ‘officer of the year’ award A Florida police department will review its annual award procedures after a cop previously accused of excessive force and “blatant racism” was named its 2018 patrol officer of the year, according to a report. Orlando Police Chief Orlando Rolón said in a statement that he believes departm...
21:34, 06/25/2019

Mark Zuckerberg’s Security Chief Is Accused of Racism and Sexual Misconduct, a Report Says (SAN FRANCISCO) — Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s personal security chief faces accusations of sexual misconduct and making racist and homophobic comments, according to a report Thursday by a business news site. In a detailed article, Business Insider cited legal letters reportedly writte...
10:17, 05/31/2019

Joe Biden Condemns Racism While Visiting a Black Church and Says Whites ‘Can Never Fully Understand’ (BIRMINGHAM, Ala.) — Visiting a black church bombed by the Ku Klux Klan during the civil rights era, Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden on Sunday framed current racial tensions as part of an enduring struggle that is older than the nation. “In a centuries long campaign of violen...
08:51, 09/16/2019

'Come off social media': Phil Neville calls for boycott to combat racism – video Phil Neville has called for the football community to boycott social media in an attempt to combat racist abuse received by players. ‘I’ve lost total faith in whoever runs these social media departments, so I just wonder whether now as a football community, in terms of really sending a powerful mess...
19:00, 08/20/2019

Ellen Page documentary on environmental racism in Nova Scotia to screen at TIFF Ingrid Waldron, author of the book that inspired the documentary, says actress Ellen Page reached out to her about shedding light on the issue of environmental racism....
23:51, 08/12/2019

Charlottesville neo-Nazi sentenced to life plus 419 years for car attack on anti-racism protesters A self-professed neo-Nazi, who killed a protester when he drove his car into an anti-racism campaigners in Virginia, has been sentenced to life in prison plus 419 years....
03:00, 07/16/2019

African American Officials from the Obama Administration Sign Op-Ed Condemning Trump’s Racism Considering Donald Trump’s continuous attacks against people of color and his despicably racist tirades—in both verbal statements and written comments on Twitter—it’s impossible to remain silent....
06:17, 07/28/2019

Trump Administration Pushes Back Harriet Tubman $20 Bill But Definitely NOT for Racism Reasons Your cartoonishly evil Trump administration thing of the day: Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin told the House Financial Services committee on Wednesday that the decision on whether to have a redesigned $20 bill, which would replace the front image of genocidal scumbag Andrew Jackson with one of abo...
01:51, 05/23/2019

Afton Williamson leaves 'The Rookie,' citing allegations of harassment, assault and racism Afton Williamson has announced she will not be returning for Season 2 of "The Rookie," citing allegations of on-set bullying, racial discrimination, and sexual harassment, as well as a sexual assault at a wrap party....
14:00, 08/06/2019

Impeachment warrior Al Green complains resolution doesn’t cite Trump for racism Democratic Rep. Al Green, one of the most vocal advocates for impeachment, complained Thursday that his colleagues' latest resolution establishing that process didn't include accusations of discrimination against President Trump. ...
22:02, 09/13/2019

Lizzo Speaks Out on Racism After "Bigot" Guard Allegedly Attacks Her Team at Summerfest Lizzo says a racist and "bigoted" security guard attacked members of her team at Summerfest, the event she headlined in Milwaukee on Thursday night. The 31-year-old singer and......
23:00, 06/28/2019

St Louis prosecutor refuses to accept cases from police officers accused of racism Attorney refuses to advance investigations of officers who have allegedly posted racist and violent comments on social mediaThe top prosecutor in St Louis has compiled an “exclusion list” of dozens of police officers whose investigations she will not advance by bringing charges or processing warrant...
00:00, 06/20/2019

Twitch sues users who posted porn, racism, and more to Artifact stream page Enlarge / A capture shows the flood of "Ayaya" anime meme streams that took over Twitch's Artifact stream page in May. (credit: Know Your Meme) In a federal lawsuit filed last week, Twitch accuses 100 unnamed defendants of breaking its terms of service by flooding the site's directory of Artifact ...
21:00, 06/19/2019

The Rookie star Afton Williamson quits over ignored racism and sexual harassment allegations As reported by Deadline, The Rookie star Afton Williamson—she played the training officer who worked with Nathan Fillion’s character on the ABC series—has announced that she won’t be returning to the show for its second season, claiming that she experienced systemic racism and sexual harassment from...
23:51, 08/04/2019

Tennessee House Speaker's Chief of Staff Resigns After He's Outed for Harassment, Drug Use, Racism Tennessee House Speaker Glen Casada’s chief of staff Cade Cothren has resigned after allegations that he sent sexually explicit text messages to former interns, lobbyists, and campaign staffers, according to USA Today’s Tennessean. Casada was also allegedly involved in some of the explicit messages....
06:00, 05/07/2019

Conway blasts Dems' 'tired' claims of racism, says she 'totally disagrees' with husband's scathing op-ed Counselor to the president Kellyanne Conway said on "America's Newsroom" Tuesday that Democrats' claims of racism, sexism and xenophobia against President Trump have become "tired" and disagreed with her husband's labeling of Trump as a "racist."...
18:17, 07/16/2019

An inclusive Pride flag is the first step in confronting racism in LGBT+ spaces | Sharan Dhaliwal Until people from black and minority ethnic backgrounds feel comfortable in LGBT+ communities, the new black and brown stripes are vitalThe first bricks at the Stonewall riots were thrown by Marsha P Johnson, a black trans sex worker, and Sylvia Ray Rivera, a Latina trans sex worker. Yet many seem u...
10:17, 06/21/2019

Don’t be fooled by Johnson’s ‘diverse’ cabinet. Tory racism hasn’t changed | Kehinde Andrews The new ethnic minority ministers don’t represent real progress – they are among the most hard-right figures in the partyBoris Johnson’s new team has been labelled a “cabinet for modern Britain” – a euphemism for non-white, with figures such as Priti Patel, Sajid Javid, James Cleverly and Alok Sharm...
13:17, 07/25/2019

Top Searches on Merriam-Webster Include 'Fascism' and 'Racism' After President Trump's Latest Rally Donald Trump held another neo-fascist rally yesterday in North Carolina, where the crowd chanted things like “treason,” “traitor,” and “send her back,” while the president talked about Democratic members of Congress, including Rep. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota. Online dictionary searches in the U.S. from...
18:00, 07/18/2019

Silicon Valley revolt: meet the tech workers fighting their bosses over Ice, censorship and racism Whether it’s protesting projects with immigration authorities or walking out to demand better treatment of women, activism has entered tech with a force the industry has never experiencedThe election happens. The next day at the Slack office, people were quite literally sobbing in the cafeteria. I w...
16:00, 05/01/2019

'Sex and the City' star Kristin Davis gets emotional discussing the racism her adopted kids experience “Sex and the City” actress Kristin Davis got emotional while discussing the racism she says her adopted son and daughter experience on a regular basis. ...
16:51, 07/09/2019

Man City star Raheem Sterling wants to meet FA and Premier League about combating racism in football Manchester City's Raheem Sterling hopes to get the opportunity to speak to the Football Association (FA) and the Premier League about improving the fight against racism in football....
12:34, 05/22/2019

Milwaukee County Declares Racism a Public Health Crisis. Will More Cities Follow Suit? In what’s being touted as an important first step in addressing decades of race-based inequality, Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele signed a resolution Monday declaring racism a public health crisis....
20:00, 05/21/2019

#LetsShirtTalk How Marvin Sordell is tackling football's taboo subjects of racism and mental health With each passing week of the new football season, another player seems to be racially abused as a result of their actions on the field. Meanwhile, there is an expectancy for footballers to offer up the solutions to problems deep-rooted in society, from racism to mental health....
19:51, 09/10/2019

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s personal security chief accused of sexual harassment, racism: report Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's personal security chief has been accused of sexual harassment and making racist and homophobic comments, according to a news report....
20:51, 05/31/2019

‘Racism and sexism are no laughing matter’: LPGA players blast Hank Haney for offensive comments Haney, who gained renown for his work with Tiger Woods, apologized for saying on a radio show that he "couldn't name" six LPGA players and joking that many were called "Lee."...
09:51, 05/30/2019

25 years on from genocide against the Tutsi, UN Chief warns of ‘dangerous trends of rising xenophobia, racism and intolerance’ In a message to commemorate the 25-year anniversary of the genocide against the Tutsi, during which Hutu and others who opposed the genocide were also killed, UN chief António Guterres has warned of dangerous trends of rising xenophobia, racism and intolerance in many parts of the world....
18:17, 04/28/2019

Tackle ‘tsunami of hatred’ across the world urges Guterres, to counter anti-Semitism, racism and intolerance The “multi-headed monster” of intolerance, has created a visible and violent “tsunami of hatred” that is gathering speed across the world, said Secretary-General António Guterres on Wednesday....
19:51, 06/26/2019

#LetsShirtTalk How Marvin Sordell is tackling football's once taboo subjects of racism and mental health With each passing week of the new football season, another player seems to be racially abused as a result of their actions on the field. Meanwhile, there is an expectancy for footballers to offer up the solutions to problems deep-rooted in society, from racism to mental health....
02:51, 09/10/2019

| Trump blasted over 'racism' | Iran nuclear deal: WATCH the top world news videos for today EXPLAINER: Democrats blast Trump over 'racist' attack | Britain, France and Germany issue a joint statement over fears the Iran nuclear deal could collapse; here are the top world news videos for today. WATCH....
07:51, 07/15/2019

'The Office' star Rainn Wilson shares photo of a noose at friend's home: ‘Racism exists in our country' “The Office” star Rainn Wilson posted a “chilling” image of a noose he claims was discovered on a friend’s lawn to show that racism is alive and well in 2019....
19:34, 06/05/2019

Jemele Hill's call for black athletes to leave 'white' colleges draws charges of 'pro-segregation' and racism Former ESPN host turned Atlantic staff writer Jemele Hill wrote a controversial first piece for the October issue in which she says black athletes should leave white colleges....
07:34, 09/06/2019

Tammy Abraham abuse after missing Chelsea penalty sees Kick It Out call on Twitter to outline plan to tackle online racism Kick It Out have called on Twitter and their social media counterparts to outline their plan to tackle racism after Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham was allegedly targeted with racial abuse following last night's Uefa Super Cup defeat....
17:34, 08/15/2019

Joe Namath on alcoholism, racism, hard relationship with dad in memoir 'All the Way' Famed quarterback Joe Namath takes readers on a journey through his glory days in his engaging memoir "All the Way: My Life in Four Quarters."        ...
03:34, 05/09/2019

'Culture of racism': Detroit Tigers, Chris Bosio sued by former clubhouse attendant Ex-Detroit Tigers clubhouse attendant Derrell Coleman II claims he experienced discriminatory remarks and actions from ex-pitching coach Chris Bosio.       ...
15:51, 07/27/2019

'All-white company' wrongly accused immigrant author of racism, $13M lawsuit claims Jordanian-American author Natasha Tynes is suing book publisher Rare Bird Lit. Inc. for the company's actions amid a social media shaming scandal.        ...
19:34, 06/09/2019

'Go back' tweet row: Trump hits back after accusations of racism Donald Trump has hit back after being accused of making "racist and disgusting" remarks about Democratic congresswomen from black and minority ethnic (BAME) backgrounds....
10:00, 07/15/2019

Stephen Colbert on Trump: 'Old school racism minus the school' Late-night hosts continued to discuss the US president’s racist tweets and his attempts to prove that they were not racistLate-night hosts spent a second night disparaging Donald Trump over his racist Twitter attack on four Democratic congresswomen of colour while also discussing his defence strateg...
19:51, 07/17/2019

Afton Williamson accuses 'The Rookie' guest star, crew member of racism, harassment ABC entertainment president Karey Burke said she learned of the allegations in June and, as far as she knows, that's when the investigation began.        ...
04:34, 08/07/2019

Afton Williamson names 'The Rookie' co-star, crew member she accused of racism, harassment "The Rookie" actress Afton Williamson publicly named the people she accused of making racist comments and sexually harassing and assaulting her.        ...
17:34, 08/06/2019

Opinion: If Hank Haney isn't fired from his radio job, golf's leaders are condoning racism, sexism Hank Haney's racist, sexist, jingoist behavior was on display for anyone who listens to him on PGA Tour Radio.        ...
21:34, 05/29/2019

Facebook while black: Users call it getting 'Zucked,' say talking about racism is censored as hate speech Black Facebook users complain they can't talk about racism without being censored for hate speech. Civil rights groups want Facebook to fix it.        ...
18:34, 04/28/2019

Football clubs urged to bring in 'James Bond' tech to fight anti-Semitism and racism When you hear Ophir Revach explain the technology that can be used to combat anti-Semitism and racism in football stadia, it sounds like something from a James Bond movie....
12:51, 05/16/2019

Ex-Tottenham player Renee Hector 'sank into depression' and was bedridden from online abuse after racism case Former Tottenham defender Renee Hector has revealed her battle with depression after suffering racial abuse from another player during a match in January, and has called on The FA to further increase the punishment for those found guilty....
17:34, 08/15/2019

Chelsea star Anita Asante calls on football to lead fight on 'cultural problem' with racism Chelsea defender Anita Asante believes football highlights a 'cultural problem' with racism and has called on the sport's governing bodies to lead the fightback with harsher punishments....
16:34, 09/07/2019

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez accuses Donald Trump of 'relying on racism to consolidate power' amid race row Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has accused Donald Trump of "relying on racism and division to consolidate power" in the latest salvo in an ongoing race row....
03:00, 07/16/2019

Joe Biden accuses Trump of deepening racial divide in US as he says racism is 'white man's problem' Joe Biden has lashed out at Donald Trump as he said described racism in the US as an institutional "white man's problem visited on people of colour"....
00:00, 09/03/2019

UK politicians send message of solidarity to Ilhan Omar and congresswomen over Trump's 'unashamed racism' Dozens of UK politicians including Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn and Mayor Sadiq Khan have backed a message of solidarity to Ilhan Omar and three other congresswomen targeted by Donald Trump....
04:34, 07/19/2019

Donald Trump attacks Elijah Cummings' Baltimore district as 'rat-infested mess' in new racism storm President Donald Trump was facing a fresh racism storm today after describing a politician's district in Baltimore as a "disgusting, rat and rodent infested mess."...
12:17, 07/28/2019

CBS responds to Pauley Perrette's accusations, 'Big Brother' racism The network acknowledged recent claims against Michael Weatherly, Mark Harmon and reality producers, and vowed to improve.        ...
21:17, 08/01/2019

Today in History for May 2nd Highlights of this day in history: Nazi Germany's capital Berlin falls in World War II; Artist Leonardo da Vinci dies; Civil War Gen. 'Stonewall' Jackson killed; Nelson Mandela claims victory in South Africa vote; Singer Bing Crosby born. (May 2)        ...
08:17, 05/02/2019

Today in History for May 1st President George W. Bush announces major combat has ended in Iraq; U2 spy plane shot down over Soviet Union; Empire State Building dedicated. (May 1)        ...
06:51, 05/01/2019

Today in History for May 8 Highlights of this day in history: Allies celebrate the end of World War Two; Indians holding the hamlet of Wounded Knee surrender; Coca-Cola invented. (May 8)        ...
06:34, 05/08/2019

History of the Indianapolis 500 Coined "The Greatest Spectacle in Racing," the Indianapolis 500 has been held annually every year since 1911 except for 1917-18 (World War I) and 1942-45 (World War II).        ...
00:51, 05/23/2019

Today in History for May 6th Highlights of this day in history: The hydrogen-filled airship Hindenburg explodes and crashes; Psychologist Sigmund Freud and actor-director Orson Welles born; Roger Bannister is the first athlete to run a mile in fewer than four minutes. (May 6)        ...
07:00, 05/06/2019

Today in History, May 3rd Highlights of this day in history: Philosopher Niccolo Machiavelli born; The U.S. Supreme Court rules racial covenants in real estate are unenforceable; Joe DiMaggio makes his baseball debut; Singers Pete Seeger and James Brown born. (May 3)        ...
08:51, 05/03/2019

The Best Moments In E3 History Before E3, everyone gets excited for the big new announcements. But after E3, all anyone remembers—and cherishes—are the kind of screw-ups, misfires and awkward heroism you can only get when corporate executives and video game developers have to get on stage and act like salesmen in front of million...
04:34, 06/07/2019

Today in History, May 17 Highlights of Today in History: Brown vs. Board of Education ends separate but equal; Watergate hearings begin; NYSE is born; First Kentucky Derby. (May 17)        ...
11:17, 05/17/2019

Today in History for September 8th Highlights of this day in history: Galveston hurricane kills thousands; President Gerald Ford pardons Richard Nixon; Nazis begin Leningrad siege during World War II; Comedian Sid Caesar born; Original 'Star Trek' premieres on TV. (Sept. 8)        ...
12:34, 09/08/2019

The Real History of Father's Day Father’s Day is this Sunday—in case you need a reminder—and while golf, beer, and barbecue may come to mind, it’s a celebration with complex, religious origins and one even arguably fueled by the women’s liberation movement that began in the 60s....
20:00, 06/11/2019

Today in History for September 5th Highlights of this day in history: A massacre at the Munich Olympics; President Gerald Ford escapes the first of two assassination attempts, weeks apart; Jack Kerouac's 'On the Road' published; Missionary nun Mother Teresa dies. (Sept. 5)        ...
11:17, 09/05/2019

NFL 100: These are the best players in the history of each NFL franchise The USA TODAY Sports Network unveils the best players for each NFL team to commemorate the league playing in its 100th season.       ...
01:00, 09/06/2019

Today in History for June 5th Highlights of this day in history: Sen. Robert F. Kennedy assassinated in Los Angeles; The Six-Day War erupts in the Mideast; Birth of the Marshall Plan; First reported AIDS cases in the U.S.; Former President Ronald Reagan dies. (June 5)        ...
07:00, 06/05/2019

The history of the oversized heavyweight Oliver Goldstein examines the meaning of the biggest and tallest heavyweights in history The post The history of the oversized heavyweight appeared first on Boxing News....
13:17, 06/12/2019

Today in History for June 7th On this day in 1998 in Jasper, Texas, three white men chain a black man, James Byrd, Junior, to a pickup truck, then drag him to his death; more        ...
19:34, 06/07/2019

What were the 13 most expensive wars in U.S. history? With the recent 75th anniversary of D-Day, we are reminded once again of the human cost of freedom and liberty. But what is the financial cost of war?       ...
14:00, 06/13/2019

Today in History for September 7th Highlights of this day in history: Nazi Blitz on Britain begins in World War II; Mobutu Sese Seko dies; Panama Canal Treaties signed; Rapper Tupac Shakur shot; ESPN debuts; Pro Football Hall of Fame dedicated; Rock star Buddy Holly born. (Sept. 7)        ...
17:00, 09/07/2019

Today in History for July 2nd Highlights of this day in history: Continental Congress votes to break away from Britain; Civil Rights Act signed; Amelia Earhart disappears; President James Garfield shot; Author Ernest Hemingway commits suicide; Actor Jimmy Stewart dies. (July 2)        ...
08:34, 07/02/2019

Today in History for May 16th Highlights of this day in history: President Andrew Johnson survives a key vote at his Senate trial after his impeachment; First Oscars are presented; Actor Henry Fonda born; Singer Sammy Davis, Jr. and Muppets creator Jim Henson die. (May 16)        ...
05:17, 05/16/2019

Today in History for May 10th Highlights of this day in history: A golden spike completes America's first transcontinental railroad; Nazis burn books in Germany; Rudolf Hess parachutes into Scotland; Nelson Mandela takes office in S. Africa; U2's frontman Bono born. (May 10)        ...
07:17, 05/10/2019

Today in History for June 6th Highlights of this day in history: The D-Day invasion of World War II; Israel invades Lebanon to drive out Yasser Arafat; Remains of fugitive Nazi doctor Josef Mengele exhumed in Brazil; First drive-in theater opens in Camden, N.J. (June 6)        ...
14:17, 06/06/2019

Today in History for September 9th Highlights of this day in history: Inmates seize control of Attica prison in upstate New York; Mao Zedong, Communist China's founding leader, dies; Elvis Presley first appears on TV's Ed Sullivan Show; Soul singer Otis Redding born. (Sept. 9)        ...
14:34, 09/09/2019

Neanderthals’ history is as complicated as ours Enlarge / The upper and lower jawbones of a juvenile Neanderthal girl who lived in Belgium around 127,000 years ago. (credit: Peyrégne et al. 2019) DNA preserved in ancient bones and teeth has recently helped scientists reconstruct how groups of ancient humans migrated and mingled, and a new study...
23:51, 07/03/2019

The 6 deadliest hurricanes in US history Getty Images Hurricane season starts June 1 and runs through November 30. The six deadliest hurricanes in US history each claimed more than 1,000 lives. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. June 1 marked the start of hurricane season, the six-month period in which strong storms form...
00:00, 06/14/2019

Today in History for July 4th Highlights of this day in history: America's Declaration of Independence; Former Presidents John Adams and Thomas Jefferson die on same day; Israel's raid at Entebbe; West Point opens; Lou Gehrig's farewell to baseball; Neil Simon born. (July 4)        ...
14:17, 07/04/2019

Today in History for May 20th Highlights of this day in history: Charles Lindbergh begins his trans-Atlantic flight; Amelia Earhart starts her trek across the Atlantic; Freedom Riders attacked in the South; Explorer Christopher Columbus, comedienne Gilda Radner die. (May 20)        ...
19:00, 05/20/2019

Today in History for June 7th Highlights of this day in history: James Byrd, Jr. dragged to death in Texas; Communists complete takeover of Czechoslovakia; Israel destroys an Iraqi nuclear power plant; 'Grease' opens on Broadway; Singer-songwriter Prince born. (June 7)        ...
09:51, 06/07/2019

One of the Best Investments in History Becomes a Headache One of the best investments of all time has become a big financial headache. Tencent’s anchor shareholder has a curiously incomplete plan to manage the downside of its extraordinary early bet on the Chinese tech giant....
18:34, 06/24/2019

Today in History for September 6th Highlights of this day in history: President William McKinley shot in Buffalo, N.Y.; Funeral held for Britain's Princess Diana; Mother Teresa mourned in India; Movie director Akira Kurosawa dies; Roger Waters of Pink Floyd fame born. (Sept. 6)        ...
09:34, 09/06/2019

Today in History for July 1st Highlights of this day in history: The Civil War Battle of Gettysburg begins; The first nuclear weapons test in peacetime; TR's assault on San Juan Hill; Britain's Princess Diana born; Hong Kong returned to China; Actor Marlon Brando dies. (July 1)        ...
07:51, 07/01/2019

Today in History for June 8th Highlights of this day in history: Islam's Prophet Mohammed dies; James Earl Ray caught, wanted for killing civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr.; Architect Frank Lloyd Wright born; The N.Y. Yankees retire Mickey Mantle's number. (June 8)        ...
20:00, 06/10/2019

Today in History for May 22nd Highlights of this day in history: Nazi Germany and Fascist Italy sign the 'Pact of Steel'; Richard Nixon is the first U.S. president to visit the Soviet Union; Actor Laurence Olivier born; Johnny Carson hosts his last 'Tonight Show.'        ...
07:00, 05/22/2019

Today in History for July 3rd Highlights of this day in history: Union forces win the Battle of Gettysburg in the American Civil War; George Washington takes charge of the Continental Army; Algeria gains independence; Actor Tom Cruise born; Singer Jim Morrison dies. (July 3)        ...
15:00, 07/03/2019

Today in History for May 27th Today in History for May 27th: The Golden Gate Bridge opens in 1937; in 1936 the Queen Mary leaves port on its maiden voyage; and more        ...
21:51, 05/27/2019

The Best History Podcasts to Listen to Right Now Those who don’t study the past, as the saying goes, are doomed to repeat it. That sentiment feels particularly true in this particular political moment, but it can also be applied to less obvious moments from the history of sports, culture and crime. Thankfully, wise podcast listeners looking ...
14:17, 07/31/2019

Today in History for June 2nd Highlights of this day in history: Timothy McVeigh convicted in the Oklahoma City bombing; Coronation day for Britain's Queen Elizabeth II; Pope John Paul II visits Poland; Baseball's Lou Gehrig dies. (June 2)        ...
06:34, 06/02/2019

Today in History for September 2nd Highlights of this day in history: Japan signs surrender, officially ending World War II; Union forces occupy Atlanta during the Civil War; A great fire ravages medieval London; Vietnam's Ho Chi Minh dies; Wreckage of the Titanic found. (Sept. 2)        ...
15:00, 09/02/2019

Today in History for July 12 Highlights of this day in history: Julius Caesar born; Walter Mondale taps Geraldine Ferraro as the first woman to run on a major party ticket for the White House; Boris Yeltsin quits the Soviet Communist Party; Comedian Bill Cosby born. (July 12)        ...
14:51, 07/12/2019

Today in History for May 28th On this day in 1908 English author Ian Fleming was born; Actor and comedian Phil Hartman is killed in California; more        ...
20:51, 05/28/2019

Today in History for May 29th Highlights of this day in history: Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay become the first to scale Mt. Everest's peak; President John F. Kennedy born; Patrick Henry gives his "If this be treason" speech; Comedian Bob Hope born. (May 29)        ...
10:17, 05/29/2019

Today in History for September 4th Highlights of this day in history: Crisis unfolds in Little Rock, Ark. over racial integration in schools; Ford rolls out its ill-fated Edsel; Attorney William Kunstler dies; Mark Spitz sets Olympic gold record; Singer Beyonce born. (Sept. 4)        ...
11:34, 09/04/2019

Today in History for July 9th Highlights of this day in history: William Jennings Bryan gives his 'Cross of Gold' speech; Britain's Princess Elizabeth engaged; Boxer Mike Tyson punished for biting Evander Holyfield's ear; Actor Tom Hanks born; Actor Rod Steiger dies. (July 9)      ...
12:51, 07/09/2019

The $60K bikini that made history Remember when the statuesque Ursula Andress emerged from the Caribbean Sea in that white bikini? The bottoms were kitted out with a wide, brass-buckled belt and a scabbard on the left to hold a large knife. She looked fierce....
10:17, 07/25/2019

Today in History for June 4th Highlights of this day in history: Chinese troops crush a pro-democracy movement in Beijing's Tiananmen Square; World War II's Battle of Midway begins; Henry Ford tests his quadricycle; Bruce Springsteen releases 'Born in the U.S.A.' (June 4)       &#...
08:00, 06/04/2019

These are the 100 greatest teams in NFL history The USA TODAY Sports Network kicks off its coverage of the NFL's 100th season with a list of the 100 greatest teams in league history. Let the debate begin ...       ...
17:00, 08/05/2019

Tennis: Every No. 1 player in WTA history Every woman who has held the top spot in singles since the inception of the WTA's computer rankings on November 3, 1975.        ...
19:51, 04/28/2019

The history of celebrating Memorial Day Memorial Day is more than the start summer. The holiday has a rich history and every American celebrates differently.        ...
23:17, 05/23/2019

Today in History for May 24th Highlights of this day in history: Samuel Morse opens America's first telegraph line; Four men sentenced for the 1993 World Trade Center bombing; Britain's Queen Victoria born; The Brooklyn Bridge opens; Singer-songwriter Bob Dylan born. (May 24)        ...
11:34, 05/24/2019

Today in History for May 31st Highlights of this day in history: The Johnstown Flood kills more than 2,200 people in Pennsylvania; Israel hangs ex-Nazi official Adolf Eichmann; Bombing suspect Eric Rudolph caught in North Carolina; Actor-director Clint Eastwood born. (May 31)        ...
08:00, 05/31/2019

Today in History for June 3rd Highlights of this day in history: Ed White is the first American to walk in space; Iran's Ayatollah Khomeini and Pope John XXIII die; Britain's Duke of Windsor weds Wallis Simpson; Poet Allen Ginsberg and entertainer Josephine Baker born. (June 3)        ...
08:17, 06/03/2019

Today in History for Monday, May 5th Highlights of this day in history: Alan Shepard becomes the first American in space; France's Napoleon Bonaparte dies; Philosopher Karl Marx born; IRA member Bobby Sands during a prison hunger strike; Carnegie Hall opens in New York. (May 5)        ...
06:00, 05/05/2019

Today in History for May 26th Highlights of this day in history: Allied troops begin their evacuation from Dunkirk, France; President Andrew Johnson's impeachment trial ends with his acquittal; Actor John Wayne; Michael Jackson and Elvis Presley's daughter Lisa Marie marry. (May 26)       &...
07:34, 05/26/2019

| WATCH: Today in History Highlights of this day in history: Live Aid concerts held in London and Philadelphia; A French revolutionary is stabbed in his bath; Civil War draft riots erupt in New York; A power blackout hits the Big Apple; Actor Harrison Ford born....
18:51, 07/13/2019

Today in History for June 9th Highlights of this day in history: Sen. Joseph McCarthy confronted over his anti-communist tactics; Author Charles Dickens dies; Comedian Richard Pryor suffers burns; Secretariat wins Triple Crown; Electric guitar pioneer Les Paul born. (June 9)        ...
20:00, 06/10/2019

Today in History for June 1st Highlights of this day in history: The Beatles release their 'Sgt. Pepper' album; Actress Marilyn Monroe born; CNN hits the airwaves; Mormon leader Brigham Young born; Blind and deaf author and activist Helen Keller dies. (June 1)        ...
16:00, 06/01/2019

Today in History for July 7th Highlights of this day in history: Terror bombings strike London's transit system; Oliver North testifies at Iran-Contra hearings; Sandra Day O'Connor nominated for U.S. Supreme Court; Author Robert Heinlein and musician Ringo Starr born. (July 7)        ...
01:34, 07/07/2019

Today in History for September 3rd Highlights of this day in history: Britain and France declare war on Nazi Germany; The Treaty of Paris ends the American Revolution; Bloody end to the Beslan hostage crisis in Russia; Viking 2 lands on Mars; NFL coach Vince Lombardi dies. (Sept. 3)        ...
15:34, 09/03/2019

Greatest uniforms in NFL history Throughout the NFL's 100-year history, there have been some fantastic uniforms, many of which have endured to this day.       ...
05:34, 09/02/2019

A car's service history: what is it really worth? Dealers should provide ‘clear and accurate info’ We hit the showrooms to find out when ‘full service history’ is not all it seems and whether dealers play fair over it To discover how lightly a full service history is treated, I visited a used car dealer and a franchise dealer in search of a cou...
07:17, 09/01/2019

The 100 absolute best songs in history 24/7 Wall Street has determined the 100 absolute best songs of all time by creating an index based on sales and more.        ...
06:00, 05/30/2019

Today in History for July 8th Highlights of this day in history: Commodore Matthew Perry arrives in Tokyo Bay; Industrialist John D. Rockefeller born; Word of what becomes known as 'The Roswell Incident'; North Korea's Kim Il Sung dies; Ziegfeld stages first 'Follies.' (July 8)     ...
14:17, 07/08/2019

On Politics: Trump’s History With Race Over decades in business, entertainment and now politics, President Trump has approached America’s racial divisions as openings to achieve his goals....
08:51, 07/22/2019

A History of the Crusades As Told by Crusaders' DNA History can tell us a lot about the Crusades, the series of religious wars fought between 1095 and 1291, in which Christian invaders tried to claim the Near East. But the DNA of nine 13th century Crusaders buried in a pit in Lebanon shows that there's more to learn about who the Crusaders were and t...
22:00, 05/19/2019

The unexpected history of the Sikh turban Growing up in Southall, West London, where many of Britain's Sikhs settled after moving to the UK, the turban was all around us: at home, in the gurdwara, on the street. It is Sikhs' most identifiable feature....
14:17, 05/27/2019

You can now ask Alexa to delete your voice history As Amazon announced the brand new Echo Show 5 today, it also introduced several new features that will come to all Alexa-enabled devices. One of them is focused squarely on privacy. Instead of having to delete your Alexa voice history manually, you'l......
17:17, 05/29/2019

Today in History for September 10th Highlights of this day in history: Hungary lets East German refugees leave for West Germany; Louisiana U.S. Senator Huey Long fatally shot; Elias Howe gets sewing machine patent; 'Gunsmoke' premieres; Singer Jose Feliciano born. (Sept. 10)        ...
07:51, 09/10/2019

Today in History for June 13th Highlights of this day in history: The Pentagon Papers hits newsstands amid the Vietnam War; Thurgood Marshall nominated for the U.S. Supreme Court; The 'Miranda' warning; Pioneer 10 leaves solar system; Swing legend Benny Goodman dies. (June 13)        ...
10:34, 06/13/2019

| Can Rassie’s Boks become 'history boys'? The current Boks would become only the third SA team ever to post back-to-back Test wins on NZ soil if they pull off victory on Saturday, reminds Rob Houwing....
03:00, 07/26/2019

Today in History for September 19th Highlights of this day in history: A pivotal battle in the American Revolution; President James Garfield dies; Bruno Hauptmann arrested in the Lindbergh baby case; Unabomber's manifesto published; 'Mary Tyler Moore Show' premieres. (Sept. 19)        ...
10:17, 09/19/2019

Today in History for August 30th Highlights of this day in history: The Civil War's Second Battle of Bull Run ends; Thurgood Marshall confirmed as first black Supreme Court justice; First black astronaut blasts off; Ty Cobb's baseball debut; David Letterman moves to CBS. (Aug. 30)        ...
16:17, 08/30/2019

History of the ’90s podcast: ‘The Lion King’ Despite several obstacles, Disney's original 'Lion King' was a massive hit, making nearly $1 billion at the box office and winning several awards, including two Oscars....
18:34, 07/24/2019

Behind the Internet: The History of Domain Names We all use domain names to navigate the Internet, but did you ever think about where the idea of domain names actually came from? Why do we use them and rely on them to bounce from website to website across the vast sea of information the internet provides? For all our usage, and even ownership...
21:17, 08/13/2019

Most lavish royal weddings in history Scroll through to learn about some of the most lavish royal weddings in history, including the wedding of Prince Harry and Duchess Meghan.        ...
02:00, 05/22/2019

D-Day: The Weather Forecast that Changed the Course of History The most important element of the D-Day invasion was something that General Dwight Eisenhower and the Allied forces couldn’t plan for… the weather. The attack was delayed by one day to June 6, 1944 because of the miserable weather. Thousands of soldiers and the success of years of detail...
00:34, 06/07/2019

Tennis: Every No. 1 player in ATP Tour history Every man who has held the top spot in singles since the inception of the ATP Tour's rankings on August 23, 1973.        ...
19:51, 04/28/2019

Today in History for June 26th Highlights of this day in history: President John F. Kennedy rallies West Berlin during the Cold War; The U.N. Charter signed; Scientists complete first rough map of the human genetic code; Charlie Chaplin's 'The Gold Rush' premieres. (June 26)        ...
08:17, 06/26/2019

The Stone Age: The First 99 Percent of Human History The Stone Age is the longest period of human history, lasting from 2.6 million years ago to about 5,000 years ago. ...
00:17, 09/10/2019

Today in History for June 16th Highlights of this day in history: Abraham Lincoln says America cannot remain divided over slavery; Valentina Tereshkova becomes the first woman in space; Deadly Soweto riots erupt in South Africa; Ballet dancer Rudolf Nureyev defects. (June 16)        ...
07:34, 06/16/2019

Today in History: April 29th On this day in history: Rioting hits Los Angeles after four white officers are acquitted of most charges in beating of Rodney King; Dachau concentration camp liberated; Jerry Seinfeld born. (April 29)        ...
09:51, 04/29/2019

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. In this special episode of The Secret Life of Muslims, we take a look at the hidden history of Muslims in America....
02:17, 05/25/2019

Today in History for August 31st Highlights of this day in history: Britain's Princess Diana killed in a Paris car crash; Poland's Solidarity labor movement born; Jack the Ripper's first victim found dead in London; Violinist Itzhak Perlman and singer Van Morrison born. (Aug. 31)       ...
07:51, 08/31/2019

What Is the Hyde Amendment? A Look at Its Impact and History For years, repealing the amendment was not part of the political conversation at all. But now, almost every Democratic presidential candidate is calling for it....
12:17, 06/07/2019

Today in History for September 15th Highlights of this day in history: Four black girls killed in a church blast in Alabama; President George W. Bush vows massive rebuilding after Hurricane Katrina; Nazi Germany adopts Nuremberg laws; Agatha Christie and Oliver Stone born. (Sept. 15)        ...
01:34, 09/15/2019

Bow Wow, Wow! The 45 million-year-old History of Dogs, And Us! Anyone who has a dog, or has experienced losing one, knows the depth and uniqueness of ‘that special bond’, but why and when in the history of our planet, did this love affair between humans and dogs begin? Discover the history of dogs and human interaction. The History of Dogs’ Ancestors The earlie...
08:00, 05/12/2019

Today in History for September 14th Highlights of this day in history: America mourns victims of Sept. 11th attacks; Theodore Roosevelt becomes President; 'The Star-Spangled Banner' written; Monaco's Princess Grace dies; Baseball season cancelled due to players' strike. (Sept. 14)       ...
01:34, 09/15/2019

Today in History for July 14th Highlights of this day in history: Bastille prison stormed during the French Revolution; Outlaw 'Billy the Kid' gunned down; Richard Speck murders student nurses in Chicago; Mariner 4 probe flies by Mars; Folk singer Woody Guthrie born. (July 14)        ...
21:00, 07/15/2019

Today in History for June 29th Highlights of this day in history: The U.S. Supreme Court effectively voids state death penalty laws; Jerusalem reunified under Israeli control after the Six-Day War; Singer Rosemary Clooney and actress Katharine Hepburn die. (June 29)        ...
16:51, 06/29/2019

Today in History for September 16th Highlights of this day in history: Vietnam War deserters and draft evaders receive conditional amnesty; Palestinian refugees massacred in Lebanon; Mexico pushes for independence; Opera star Maria Callas dies; Blues great B.B. King born. (Sept. 16)        ...
07:51, 09/16/2019

Today in History for June 27th Highlights of this day in history: U.S. air and naval forces ordered into the Korean War; John Dean testifies about the Nixon White House's 'enemies list'; Stonewall riots spark the modern gay rights movement; Actor Jack Lemmon dies. (June 27)        ...
04:17, 06/27/2019

Today in History for June 18th Highlights of this day in history: Churchill rallies Britain in World War II; Napoleon beaten at Battle of Waterloo; Amelia Earhart crosses the Atlantic; Sally Ride becomes America's first woman in space; Ex-Beatle Paul McCartney born. (June 18)        ...
11:34, 06/18/2019

Today in History for June 17th Highlights of this day in history: The Watergate scandal begins to unfold; The Battle of Bunker Hill during the American Revolution; O.J. Simpson arrested in the slayings of his ex-wife Nicole and Ronald Goldman; Singer Kate Smith dies. (June 17)        ...
15:34, 06/17/2019

Kapow! The history of fighting games We’ve come a long way since that 80s one where you punched a bull in the face. As fighting games hit home in Black Mirror’s Striking Vipers, we chart their evolutionNicole Beharie Q&A: ‘Technology might hinder a relationship in the Black Mirror world’It was not an auspicious beginning. The first vid...
20:17, 06/01/2019

Today in History for August 25th Highlights of this day in history: Paris liberated during World War II; A first swim across the English Channel; Actor Sean Connery, composer Leonard Bernstein, and musician Elvis Costello born; Bruce Springsteen's 'Born to Run' released. (Aug. 25)       &#...
20:34, 08/25/2019

CEO switch fits with AutoNation's history The dealership group has seen its bench of talent shrink in recent years as several high-ranking executives thought to be in the running to take over from Mike Jackson left the company. Then last week the new CEO left -- after four months....
10:51, 07/29/2019

A Brief History of Joe Biden and School Busing The presidential candidate once voted to protect court-ordered busing, but he later aligned against it with segregationists and called the practice a “liberal train wreck.”...
20:00, 07/15/2019

Today in History for August 26th Highlights of this day in history: American women gain the right to vote, as the U.S. Constitution's 19th Amendment takes effect; Investigators pinpoint the cause of the Space Shuttle Columbia disaster; Aviator Charles Lindbergh dies. (Aug. 26)        ...
15:00, 08/26/2019

Mercedes make F1 history with fourth one-two in a row Mercedes added another first to the Formula One record books on Sunday as the only team to win the opening four races of a season with a perfect four one-two finishes....
19:51, 04/28/2019

A visual history of female rage In the wake of the Kavanaugh hearings last September, I developed a new self-care routine: I put on a sheet mask, cue up some soothing music, and look at paintings of murderous women....
19:51, 04/28/2019

Today in History for July 16th Highlights of this day in history: Test of the world's first nuclear weapon; President Richard Nixon's White House taping system revealed; John F. Kennedy, Jr., his wife and her sister die in a plane crash; Apollo 11 lifts off for Moon. (July 16)        ...
08:51, 07/16/2019

These May Be The Most Superfluous-Seeming Pop-Up Headlights In All Motoring History I think most red-blooded people enjoy pop-up headlights on some level. Even if you’re not crazy about the oddly eye-less look of many cars with them, you have to appreciate that little extra bit of kinetic fun that comes when your lights don’t just switch on, but actually leap up or flip around or r...
04:34, 08/22/2019

Today in History for June 30th Highlights of this day in history: Adolf Hitler purges rivals in Nazi Germany; America's food and drug safety take a big step forward; 'Gone With the Wind' published; Tonya Harding banned from figure skating; Singer Lena Horne born. (June 30)        ...
04:00, 06/30/2019

The History of Pride Month Celebrations Pride Month is more than just a colorful parade or a series of parties (though those are great, too)—it’s the observance of the people who came before us that made these celebratory events possible....
16:00, 06/07/2019

'Oh my God, how can we do this?': An oral history of the 1994 MLB strike Twenty-five years ago today, all major league games were canceled. Ultimately, the World Series would be lost too. On the anniversary of that infamous morning, Tim Kurkjian shares the stories of some key figures in a conflict that nearly killed the sport....
08:51, 08/13/2019

Today in History for June 28th Highlights of this day in history: An assassination in Europe sparks World War I; Elian Gonzalez and his father leave for Cuba; Boxer Mike Tyson disqualified for biting Evander Holyfield's ear; Richard Rodgers and Mel Brooks born. (June 28)        ...
15:51, 06/28/2019

Crazy history of the 'Back to the Future' car The unpainted stainless steel body, the gull-wing doors, the rear-mounted engine. When John DeLorean set out to create his own sports car, he knew these features would set it apart from everything else....
16:00, 05/16/2019

Today in History for July 15th Highlights of this day in history: President Richard Nixon announces his breakthrough trip to China; Fashion designer Gianni Versace slain; Aerospace giant Boeing founded; Dutch painter Rembrandt born. (July 15)        ...
21:00, 07/15/2019

The 5 best TV-to-movie adaptations throughout cinema history Sometimes TV-to-movie adaptations are a continuation of the show, other times it's a complete revamp, and these are just some of the best created.        ...
07:36, 09/18/2019

Space and booze, an anecdotal history Since this is a cocktail conference, every seminar needs a tasting. This riff on an Old Fashioned was inspired by Comet Lovejoy, "which is effectively a massive Old Fashioned—alcohol and sugar—slinging itself along the universe," said bartender Tristan Stephenson. [credit: ...
20:00, 07/06/2019

Argentina makes World Cup history At the final whistle, goalkeeper Vanina Correa fell to her knees as her teammates embraced each other. Though they had not won, they had created history....
04:00, 06/11/2019

Yankees make more home run history Just call it Yankee Stadium South. The Yankees on Monday hit their 30th home run at Orioles Park at Camden Yards, marking the most a team has hit in a road ballpark during one season. Austin Romine, Brett Gardner and Mike Tauchman hit homers to reach the mark in just eight games, as the Yankees......
14:34, 08/06/2019

Today in History for September 12th Highlights of this day in history: America faces the aftermath of the Sept. 11th attacks; Nazis rescue Italy's Mussolini; JFK confronts critics of his religion; Student leader Steven Biko killed in South Africa; Singer Johnny Cash dies. (Sept. 12)        ...
18:34, 09/12/2019

Today in History for September 17th Highlights of this day in history: The Battle of Antietam sets a bloody record during America's Civil War; Work ends on U.S. Constitution; Israel and Egypt's leaders sign Camp David Accords; Singer Hank Williams born; 'MASH' premieres. (Sept. 17)        ...
08:34, 09/17/2019

The History Of Lightsabers In Video Games The lightsaber is the main weapon of the Jedi and Sith and is seen often in the main Star Wars films and TV shows. It emits a powerful beam of focused energy and also makes a really fun noise when you move it around. You know the one. You’ve made it at least once in your life while holding a broom o...
04:17, 05/06/2019

Women ready to add to their history at Hazeltine The LPGA Tour gets its crack at Hazeltine National, the course with a recent history of surprising outcomes        ...
23:51, 06/19/2019

Today in History for August 27th Highlights of this day in history: Krakatoa erupts in South Pacific; President Lyndon Johnson and Mother Teresa born; America's first successful oil well; Britain's Lord Louis Mountbatten killed; Beatles manager Brian Epstein dies. (Aug. 27)        ...
08:00, 08/27/2019

Today in History for July 17th Highlights of this day in history: TWA Flight 800 explodes; Russia's royal family executed; Disneyland opens; Nicaragua's Somoza goes into exile; Apollo and Soyuz link up in space; Baseball's Ty Cobb and jazz great John Coltrane die. (July 17)        ...
09:17, 07/17/2019

Woodstock concerts have history of problems Despite the legacy of Woodstock's iconic concerts that began in 1969, putting on the festivals have never been smooth.        ...
17:17, 04/30/2019