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Quarterback Aaron Rodgers may have led the Green Bay Packers to a narrow victory during Sunday night’s playoff game against the Dallas Cowboys, but his family did not share in the celebration. According to a new interview with The New York Times published Sunday, Ed Rodgers confirmed that he’s not on speaking terms with his […]

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Man Who Said He Raised Kidnapped Florida Infant for 18 Years Speaks Out: ‘She’s Still My Child’

Kamiyah Mobley, the 18-year-old who was abducted as a newborn from a Florida hospital and raised by her kidnapper in a South Carolina home, may have reunited with her biological parents over the weekend — but the man who she called “dad” for her whole life says he’ll always be her father. In a new […]

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Outgoing CIA chief rips into Donald Trump over tweets, Russia

CIA Director John Brennan ripped into Donald Trump on Sunday for “talking and tweeting” about possibly easing sanctions against Russia, saying the president-elect lacks a full understanding of the threat Moscow poses to the United States. (Reuters File Photo) Outgoing CIA Director John Brennan ripped into Donald Trump on Sunday for “talking and tweeting” about […]

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Trump’s plan on Day 1 in White House? Undo Obama orders, build Mexico wall

In this January 11, 2017 photo, President-elect Donald Trump speaks during a news conference in the lobby of Trump Tower in New York. (AP Photo) Rolling back Obamacare and industry regulations. Deporting undocumented immigrants. Scrapping trade deals. And of course, building that border wall. It will be an extremely busy first day in the White […]

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US: Muslim girl ‘thrown out of the school bus’ for wearing hijab

A 15-year-old Muslim girl in the US has claimed she was evicted from a school bus by a driver twice because of her hijab. (Reuters Representational Photo) A 15-year-old Muslim girl in the US has claimed she was evicted from a school bus by a driver twice because of her hijab, prompting her family to demand […]

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Another prison riot breaks out in Brazil, 30 killed

Naked inmates stand in line while surrounded by police after a riot at the Alcacuz prison in Nisia Floresta, Rio Grande do Norte state, Brazil, Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017. (AP Photo) At least 30 inmates were killed in a Brazilian prison riot that broke out on Saturday, a person with direct knowledge of the situation […]

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‘It’s obscene’: Eight men own half the world’s wealth, says Oxfam study

File photo of Bill Gates, the co-chair of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. According to a Oxfam analysis released Jan 16, 2016, eight men including Gates own the same wealth as half the world’s population. (Vipin Kumar / HT Photo ) Eight men own the same wealth as half the world’s population, a level of […]

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Who will dress First lady Melania Trump for inaugural balls?

Melania Trump wearing a Dolce & Gabbana dress with her husband, President-elect Donald Trump, at a New Year’s Eve party at his Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Florida on Dec 31, 2016. (Reuters) She may be tall, slim and a former model, but incoming first lady Melania Trump faces a new kind of fashion police […]

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‘DREAMGIRLS’ JENNIFER HOLLIDAY Cancels Inauguration Day Performance … I’M SORRY TO ALL MY GAY FANS

“Dreamgirls” star and once confirmed Inauguration Day performer Jennifer Holliday just pulled the plug on her show after taking some serious heat from the LGBT community. Holliday was set to sing Thursday at the Lincoln Memorial with the likes of Toby Keith and 3 Doors Down at the “Make America Great Again! Welcome Celebration” … […]

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In parts of Mosul, a semblance of normality despite war

In some parts of Mosul, you can almost forget that a war is being waged over the city between Iraqi forces and Islamic State militants who still control more than half of it – at least momentarily. Cars clog the streets, stalls are heaped with fresh produce and bicycles weave through the traffic, as the […]

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