“We’re not the most talented team in America,” Coastal Carolina’s coach Gary Gilmore said after the game. “We’re just the national champion. That’s all I know.”
“We are looking at that. We’re looking at a lot of things,” Donald Trump said Thursday, before quickly pivoting to border security.
Connecticut is the first state requiring police fill out a form when they use a stun gun. Research shows police used stun guns on black and Latino suspects at a higher rate than on white suspects.
The country, widely criticized for trafficking in its seafood industry, has made improvements, says the State Department report. But critics don’t agree.
Iraq’s Ministry of Defense released dramatic aerial footage apparently showing airstrikes hitting an ISIS convoy on Tuesday. Hundreds of the group’s vehicles were reported destroyed in two operations.
Months after he was granted a hearing because of new evidence, Adnan Syed’s 2000 murder conviction has been vacated. Syed’s story was at the heart of the Serial podcast.
There are now 47,000 homeless people in and around Los Angeles. The number of homeless women living on the streets has increased dramatically, and many are at risk of violence and sexual assault.
A father trying to save his son from the Islamic State. A brother working to support his sisters’ education. A customs guard who shot one of the attackers. Three sisters, celebrating an engagement.
Therapists are in such demand they can bypass insurance companies, so the wealthy are more likely to get treated. A historian explains how this came to be the norm in the U.S. health care system.
The yogurt entrepreneur who set fire to his factory remains in prison, but he’s in better spirits now. “He’s dreaming again,” says his wife.
A commission is investigating complaints by military academy students who say systematic sexual abuse was inflicted on new recruits dating back to the 1970s.
Scientists have been attaching transmitters on the huge seagoing birds and are astonished by their ability to stay aloft.
“Transgender Americans may serve openly, and they can no longer be discharged or otherwise separated from the military just for being transgender,” Secretary of Defense Ash Carter told reporters.
“I think it’s … one of the big stories of this week of this month, of this year,” Donald Trump said of the meeting. A Democratic strategist said it was “foolish to create such optics.”
Toffler’s warnings about ‘information overload’ and the accelerating pace of change in modern society made his seminal 1970 book a best-seller in the U.S. and around the world.