The Los Angeles Lakers are in a bit of a tailspin, having lost five games in a row and six of the last seven. The immediate future isn’t bright, with Dwight Howard and Pau Gasol out due to injuries. But fear not, Lakers fans! America is here to fix your team.
- U.S. President Barack Obama visited Oregon on Friday to meet with victims' families after last week's deadly campus shooting. Gun-rights activists protested his visit. ›
- The U.S. ended its $500 million program that trains and equips Syrian rebels in their fight against ISIS. ›
- A judge halted all eight scheduled executions in Arkansas. Inmates are challenging a law allowing the state to keep the source of its execution drugs a secret. ›