Missouri University police arrest 19-year-old Hunter Park over threat to ‘shoot every black person I see’

Missouri University police arrest 19-year-old Hunter Park over threat to ‘shoot every black person I see’

Reuters University of Missouri police on Wednesday arrested a 19-year-old white man on suspicion of making what it called a “terrorist threat” on social media to shoot black people. Police identified the suspect as Hunter M. Park from Rolla, Missouri, about 95 miles (150 km) south of the Columbia campus of the University of Missouri.

Republican White House hopefuls struggle to break 2016 deadlock

Republican White House hopefuls struggle to break 2016 deadlock

Agence France-Presse Republican White House hopefuls struggled to break away from the pack in an election debate with fewer personal barbs, but some feisty exchanges on immigration and national security. Eight top candidates gathered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin for a forum that distilled differences between candidates in substance and style, but did little to dramatically change

Mexico senator proposes legalizing medical marijuana

Mexico senator proposes legalizing medical marijuana

Agence France-Presse A Mexican senator introduced a bill to authorize medical marijuana, as a new poll showed support for such legislation but opposition to broader legalization following a landmark Supreme Court ruling. The court opened the door to legalizing cannabis last week when it authorized four people to grow pot for their personal, recreational consumption.

BUSTED: Here are 7 times GOP candidates told outrageous lies during the Fox Business debate

BUSTED: Here are 7 times GOP candidates told outrageous lies during the Fox Business debate

Travis Gettys The fourth Republican debate was much tamer than the last, broadcast within the friendly confines of the Fox Business channel — whose moderators generally allowed candidates to answer the question they wished they’d been asked. Even with that cozy dynamic, the GOP candidates dropped some whoppers in Milwaukee. Here are seven of the

These are the key quotes in fourth Republican debate

These are the key quotes in fourth Republican debate

Agence France-Presse Republican candidates covered plenty of political ground during their party’s fourth primary debate of the 2016 presidential race, from immigration and the Islamic State group to taxes and Hillary Clinton. Here are 10 of the best quotes by the eight candidates on stage in Milwaukee, Wisconsin: BACK TO THE PAST “First of all,

Does Missouri president ouster offer lessons to universities grappling with a racist past?

Does Missouri president ouster offer lessons to universities grappling with a racist past?

The Conversation In the wake of the resignation of University of Missouri System President Tom Wolfe, much is being written about the power of collective action among student groups to affect positive change on their campuses. The Black Lives Matter movement has demonstrated the same. Young people are bringing to light issues in overlooked communities

Republican debate reveals how the winning candidate would attack Hillary Clinton in the general election

Republican debate reveals how the winning candidate would attack Hillary Clinton in the general election

Nicky Woolf, The Guardian The Democratic candidate for president was mentioned 25 times, accused of incompetence and the downgrading of America Whoever may have been the winner of the fourth Republican primary debate, all the candidates on stage were clearly focused on their one common enemy: Hillary Clinton, whose name was mentioned more than 25

Stephen Colbert: Unlike Jeb Bush, I would not go back in time and kill Baby Hitler — at least, not at first

Stephen Colbert: Unlike Jeb Bush, I would not go back in time and kill Baby Hitler — at least, not at first

Travis Gettys Stephen Colbert thinks he’s got a better plan than going back in time and killing Baby Hitler, as Jeb Bush enthusiastically said he would do. The floundering Republican presidential candidate said, “Hell, yeah,” earlier this week when an Internet user asked if he would use time travel, if it were possible, to attempt