Unaccompanied 16-year-old migrant boy dies in U.S. custody

A 16-year-old boy from Guatemala died days after being apprehended in the U.S., officials confirmed Wednesday. They said he developed symptoms of an illness the day after he arrived at a shelter in Texas.  According to the Guatemalan Foreign Ministry, the boy died Tuesday of a “severe infection in the frontal lobe” of the brain.The Read more about Unaccompanied 16-year-old migrant boy dies in U.S. custody[…]

Cuba begins widespread rationing due to shortages

Havana — The Cuban government announced Friday it is launching widespread rationing of chicken, eggs, rice, beans, soap and other basic products in the face of a grave economic crisis. Commerce Minister Betsy Díaz Velázquez told the state-run Cuban News Agency that various forms of rationing would be employed in order to deal with shortages Read more about Cuba begins widespread rationing due to shortages[…]

U.S. pulls most personnel from Iraq as U.S. officials say Iranian military likely behind tanker attacks

U.S. officials are pointing the finger at elite Iranian military forces for the sabotage attacks on oil tankers near the Persian Gulf.A week after claiming Iranian “preparations for possible attack” on U.S. forces in the region, the U.S. has ordered most State Department personnel out of neighboring Iraq.U.S. and Iranian officials insist nobody wants a Read more about U.S. pulls most personnel from Iraq as U.S. officials say Iranian military likely behind tanker attacks[…]

UFC 87: "Seek And Destroy" Pay-Per-View Results

The following are quick match results for UFC 87: Seek And Destroy: – Ben Saunders def. Ryan Thomas Submission (Armbar) Round 2 at 2:28 – Chris Wilson def. Steve Bruno Decision (Unanimous) – Jon Jones Andre def. Gusmao Decision (Unanimous) – Cheick Kongo def. Dan Evensen TKO (Strikes) Round 1 at 4:55 – Tamdan McCrory Read more about UFC 87: "Seek And Destroy" Pay-Per-View Results[…]

News got you down? Fear not, Harvard professor tells U.N., the world really is getting better

United Nations — The headlines from around the world are gloomy; millions are starving, children dying in war zones, pandemics, trade wars and terror attacks. But diplomats at the United Nations got a dose of data-driven positivity this week from Harvard psychology professor Steven Pinker, who delivered a history lesson to prove the human condition Read more about News got you down? Fear not, Harvard professor tells U.N., the world really is getting better[…]

South Korean film “Parasite” wins Cannes’ most prestigious award

South Korean director Bong Joon-ho’s raucous social satire “Parasite,” about a poor family of hustlers who find jobs with a wealthy family, won the Cannes Film Festival’s top award, the Palme d’Or, on Saturday. The win for “Parasite” marks the first Korean film to ever win the Palme. In the festival’s closing ceremony, jury president Read more about South Korean film “Parasite” wins Cannes’ most prestigious award[…]

Ironman World Champs 2018: Patrick Lange is the King of Kona

The 40th birthday of Ironman was always going to be a special race, and so it proved with the Kona debut of Javier Gomez, course records broken, emotional stories of redemption and some heavyweights showdowns between the world’s greatest long-course athletes. Advertisement Grabbing the headlines in the men’s elite event was Patrick Lange, who broke Read more about Ironman World Champs 2018: Patrick Lange is the King of Kona[…]

AEW Double or Nothing 2021 announced for Sunday, May 30

AEW has confirmed when its next pay-per-view will be taking place. During tonight’s Revolution PPV, it was announced that Double or Nothing 2021 will take place on Sunday, May 30. The show will be held at Daily’s Place in Jacksonville, Florida. May 30 is the Sunday of Memorial Day weekend. Ticket on-sale information for Double or Read more about AEW Double or Nothing 2021 announced for Sunday, May 30[…]

WWE SmackDown video highlights: Steel cage main event

Image: WWE With a win in last night’s main event, Daniel Bryan getting another Universal Championship shot was made official. Bryan defeated Jey Uso in a steel cage match on SmackDown last night. Universal Champion Roman Reigns watched on as his cousin Uso tapped out to Bryan’s Yes Lock at the end of the match. Uso Read more about WWE SmackDown video highlights: Steel cage main event[…]

Trump says Meghan Markle isn’t nasty – but was “nasty about” him

President Trump says he doesn’t think Meghan Markle is “nasty” – just that the American-born Duchess of Sussex was “nasty about” him. Attempting to clean up a diplomatic spat that’s emerged during his state visit to the United Kingdom, Mr. Trump told Piers Morgan on “Good Morning Britain” Wednesday he didn’t mean to be insulting. Read more about Trump says Meghan Markle isn’t nasty – but was “nasty about” him[…]