USS Fitzgerald’s leadership to be removed from their duties over June collision

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A Nazi salute, KKK hoods and Trump: Magazine covers after Charlottesville are jarring

The Economist and Time released post-Charlottesville cover images Thursday. President Trump collects magazine covers, but he probably won’t want to keep these. The latest from the Economist depicts the president bellowing into a white, conical megaphone — with eye holes that lend the appearance of a Ku Klux Klan hood. The clear implication is that Trump […]

As Tropical Storm Harvey moves east, depression likely to form by the weekend

As  Tropical Storm Harvey, located a couple of hundred miles east of the Windward Islands, headed east Thursday evening (Aug. 17), the National Hurricane Center was monitoring two other Atlantic systems:  Showers and thunderstorms associated with an area of low pressure about 1,000 miles east of the Leeward Islands had changed little in organization over the past […]

OkCupid kicks out white supremacist Chris Cantwell: ‘There is no room for hate’

We were alerted that white supremacist Chris Cantwell was on OkCupid. Within 10 minutes we banned him for life. — OkCupid (@okcupid) August 17, 2017 After a Vice documentary about last weekend’s Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville featured white supremacist Chris Cantwell, he was banned from Facebook. And on Thursday, he was kicked off OkCupid […]

Child Rape Victim in India Unknowingly Gives Birth After Family’s Plea for Abortion Rejected by Court

Indian students of Saint Joseph Degree college participate during an anti-rape protest in Hyderabad on September 13, 2013. (Credit: NOAH SEELAM/AFP/Getty Images) A ten-year old rape victim who was denied an abortion has given birth in northern India. The 10-year old delivered a baby girl via Caesarian section at the Government Medical College and Hospital […]