“Race is there, it exists. You’re tired of hearing about it?… Imagine how fucking exhausting it is *living* it.”
Douglas McCain, a 33-year-old from Minnesota, died over the weekend fighting with the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS). Updated — 6:50 p.m ET
Think before you ice bucket challenge.
Bob Filner is facing another lawsuit, this time from a former executive assistant with allegations including sexual harassment, gender discrimination, and sexual battery.
A nail polish could soon save your life.
Peter Theo Curtis was abducted by al-Nusrah Front in 2012.
Knight is recovering in the ICU after surgery. A man and a woman were also shot, and one is in critical condition.
What would you do for a free trip to Thailand?
Michael Brown Sr. called in to a Ferguson radio station to say that he hoped protests would stop on Monday out of respect for his son.
Eric Garner died last month after he was put into an illegal chokehold by New York City police officer Daniel Pantaleo.
“Every time the R-word is used, something disrespectful is happening.”
In a secret mission this summer, a Special Operations team attempted to rescue journalist James Foley and other Americans held in Syria. The operation failed.
Daniel Andrew, who was videotaped beating 51-year-old Marlene Pinnock on the side of the freeway on July 1, may face serious charges.
Cal State San Marcos spent the first day of its student orientation on lockdown after reports of an armed gunman. Update — August 20, 1:35 p.m: The man reported as a gunman was actually carrying a large umbrella and umbrella case.
Sorting through the chaos.
Six months ago, Darren Wilson won an award for his “extraordinary effort in the line of duty.” Last week, he shot an unarmed teenager in Ferguson, Mo. The shooting has ignited protests in the city and around the country.
The shooting of an unarmed black teenager by a police officer ignited tensions in Ferguson, Mo., and around the nation. Continued coverage here.
No, we’re not doing this for fun.
Spoiler alert: She looks great!