Anthony Bourdain, the gifted chef, storyteller and writer who took TV viewers around the world to explore culture, cuisine and the human condition for nearly two decades, has died. He was 61.The cause of death was suicide.Bourdain was in France working on an upcoming episode of... Read More.
Digging deeper into a culture war that he’s repeatedly stoked, President Trump on Monday called off a visit by the Philadelphia Eagles to the White House Tuesday, citing the dispute over whether NFL players must stand during the playing of the national anthem. As in prior years, The Eagles were invited to visit... Read More.
President Donald Trump commuted the sentence Wednesday of a woman serving a life sentence for drug offenses. This comes after reality TV star Kim Kardashian West visited the White House on behalf of Alice Johnson.Trump commuted the sentence of Alice Marie Johnson, two White House officials said. The 63-year old has spent more than... Read More.
A bus driver’s social post of graduating high school student Corey Patrick became a viral sensation, landing the youth on the Rickey Smiley Morning Show, where he was rewarded for his determination with a car.Rickey Smiley, who hosts the award-winning nationally syndicated morning show, invited Patrick on the radio show following his graduation... Read More.
The Atlantic hurricane season begins June 1 and ends Nov. 30. Colorado State University expects 13 more named storms, six hurricanes and two major hurricanes, a slight reduction from its initial forecast. This is near the 30-year average for the number of hurricanes and tropical storms in the Atlantic Basin. Below-average sea-surface temperatures... Read More.
A federal judge ruled Wednesday that President Trump is violating the First Amendment when he blocks critics on Twitter because of their political views.U.S. District Judge Naomi Reice Buchwald in Manhattan stopped short in her written decision of ordering Trump or a subordinate to stop the practice of blocking critics from viewing his Twitter... Read More.
Competing as a mom for the first time at a major, and only about nine months since giving birth to her daughter, Alexis Olympia, then dealing with postpartum complications, Williams edged 70th-ranked Kristyna Pliskova of the Czech Republic 7-6 (4), 6-4 at Roland Garros“Well, my priority is Olympia. No matter what, that’s my... Read More.
The Kilauea volcano that began erupting more than three weeks ago continues to spew lava, ash and toxic gas on the Big Island of Hawaii.Massive lava flows have scorched everything in its path, forcing the evacuations of more than 2,000 residents and already destroying several homes. The National Guard, scientists and residents can... Read More.