Reuters A Detroit McDonalds worker shown on video offering a homeless man a burger but instead tossing water in the mans face has been fired after the footage went viral. I am very disturbed by the inappropriate behavior of this employee, franchise owner Wise Finley said Tuesday in a statement. This type of behavior is
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.
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
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.
The Guardian If the Democratic debates get rough in the following months, Bernie Sanders can call on some impressive muscle to back him up: UFC world champion Ronda Rousey. The news may come as a blow for Republican hopeful and one-man story generator Donald Trump, who had claimed over the summer that Rousey supported him.
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 theyd been asked. Even with that cozy dynamic, the GOP candidates dropped some whoppers in Milwaukee. Here are seven of the
Agence France-Presse Republican candidates covered plenty of political ground during their partys 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,
The Conversation Eight candidates came together in Milwaukee for the fourth GOP prime time debate on Tuesday. The event followed weeks of squabbling over questions and format, and how moderators should behave. We asked two political scholars to weigh in on the quality of the debate and what they learned about the candidates positions
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
Free Thought Project More information is coming to light about the two Marksville City Marshals, who ruthlessly shot to death a 6-year-old boy as he was buckled into the back seat of a vehicle.Officers Derrick Stafford and Norris Greenhouse, Jr. are currently being held, each with a $1 million bail for the murder of Jeremy Mardis
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
Travis Gettys Stephen Colbert thinks hes 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