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Thursday, October 23, 2014
The number of people who have died crossing the US-Mexico border has hit a 15-year low. The Associated Press reports:
"...more immigrants turned themselves in to authorities in Texas and fewer took their chances with the dangerous trek across the Arizona desert.
The U.S. government recorded 307 deaths ...
Monday, July 21, 2014
Sunday, July 20, 2014
Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Tuesday, July 08, 2014
Thursday, June 19, 2014
Sunday, April 27, 2014
Friday, April 11, 2014
Saturday, February 22, 2014
America's performance in the 2014 Winter Games has been solid, if not spectacular. Team USA has managed to stay at or near the top of the medal heap in Sochi for most of the Games.
But big names like snowboarder Shaun White, speed skater Shani Davis, skier Bode Miller and ...
Thursday, February 20, 2014
Forget about the men. There's only one Olympic hockey rivalry that matters today, and it's between the women.
The women's hockey teams of Canada and the U.S. will face off today for Olympic gold. It's the latest square-off in a tug of war that's been hot since 1998, when ...
Saturday, February 15, 2014
The wave just never stopped. The fans kept it going around Bolshoy Stadium at the Canada-Austria men's hockey match. Hands up, yell, sit, wait, repeat. Hands up, yell, sit, wait, repeat. As it moved, again and again, through the stands, the wave was strikingly red and white. A moving, yelling, ...
Friday, February 14, 2014
About halfway into the games, the International Olympic Committee is giving Sochi a "better than expected" report card. Officials say the athletes are happy, and the mood is festive.
IOC Executive Director Gilbert Felli said he had doubts about how the Olympics might turn out early on, alluding to the ...
Thursday, February 13, 2014
Slopestyle, one of four new events at this year's Olympics, is already a bona fide hit. It might get covered by the likes of Sports Illustrated, but it's also in Entertainment Weekly. When superstar snowboarder Shaun White dropped out of the slopestyle event at the last minute, it only drew ...
Tuesday, February 11, 2014
There's big news for Team India as Day 5 of the games gets underway and potentially historic news for the man known to millions as The Flying Tomato.
After a standoff between the Indian Olympic Association and the International Olympic Committee, the three athletes from India can now officially compete ...
Saturday, February 08, 2014
Thursday, February 06, 2014
The thing about Sochi and the surrounding area, and the sidewalks, and the roads, and the land around the train tracks, is the construction. It is everywhere — in places where some might see it and say, "Wait, it doesn't matter. This will not be on TV. No one important ...
Sunday, January 26, 2014
Bartender Cameron Hall hadn't heard of a new California law that bans culinary workers from touching uncooked food with their bare hands.
The rule applies to bartenders, who are now supposed to wear gloves to put limes in the mojitos and cherries in the Manhattans — even to scoop ice ...
Saturday, January 18, 2014
Patty Gold may be the loudest spectator at the bottom of the half-pipe, with her cheers, gasps and the yelling of her children's names. She mostly stands perfectly still with her hands clasped to her face, waiting for scores, safe landings, and possibly medals.
Patty and her husband, Ken, are ...
Sunday, January 05, 2014
It's a near-perfect morning on Venice Beach in Southern California, temperatures in the 60s, with a breeze. You can hear the waves of the Pacific crash against the sand. Only a layer of clouds mars the scene.
Scott and Sue Nolan, visiting from Houston, play kickball in the sand with ...