• Officers killed in the line of duty in 2018 – Fox News

    Since the start of 2018, at least 47 law enforcement officers across the U.S. have died while on duty — with 28 of the deaths caused by gunfire. Roughly 135 cops died in 2016, making it the deadliest year for police officers in at least five years, Fox News...
  • A Better Way to Run Schools

    NEW ORLEANS Twelve years later, Nigel Palmer still remembers the embarrassment of his first days as a fourth grader in Monroe, La. He was a Hurricane Katrina evacuee from New Orleans, living with his family in a La Quinta Inn, 250 miles from home. As soon as the school...
  • The Photo Book That Captured How the Soviet Regime Made the Truth Disappear

    How unreal can things get? As the sense of shared reality is eroded, more with each passing day, one wonders. Writing on the relationship between truth and politics in this magazine, fifty-one years ago, Hannah Arendt noted just how vulnerable factual truth is, using the example of “the role...
  • Chicago Police Release Body Cam Footage Of Deadly Shooting

    This frame grab from police body cam video provided by the Chicago Police Department shows authorities trying to apprehend a suspect, center, who appeared to be armed, Saturday in Chicago. The suspect was fatally shot by police during the confrontation. AP hide caption toggle caption AP This frame grab...
  • East, West coasts both start off week with hot temperatures

    The hottest day of the summer is forecast today in the Pacific Northwest with highs reaching almost 100 degrees in Portland, Oregon, and 90s possible even in Seattle. Interested in Weather? Add Weather as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Weather news, video, and analysis...
  • World Cup 2018: French optimism resurgent – BBC News

    Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionFans celebrate as France wins World Cup 2018 Sport proves nothing. Everyone knows that. Winning the World Cup doesn’t mean that France is poised for a surge of self-confidence, resulting in higher economic growth and contentedness for all. Nor does it...
  • Photos: Here's What A Manhattanhenge VIP Viewing Experience Looks Like

    fullscreen In June, I was sent a magnum of S.Pellegrino sparkling water with an invite attached to it, heralding a VIP Manhattanhenge viewing experience. At last, branded sunsets. The invite was to “Our exclusive Manhattanhenge celebration,” at what the sparkling water company called “NYC’s most picture perfect view.” The...
  • 'The Sleep Olympics,' Today's Comic by Valentine Gallardo

    Check out more of Valentine Gallardo’s work on Facebook and Tumblr. Source link...
  • Kylian Mbappé became only the second teenager to score in a World Cup final

    The talk of the World Cup in Russia has been Kylian Mbappé. With Neymar, Lionel Messi, and Cristiano Ronaldo all out by the semi-finals, the young Frenchman has emerged as the star of what was an incredible World Cup. Only 19, Mbappé lit up soccer’s premier national tournament with...