Washington frozen yogurt shop calls police on black man who was literally doing his job
On November 7, 31-year-old Byron Ragland was sitting in Menchie’s, a frozen yogurt shop in Kirkland, Washington, when the police arrived and told him to leave. Ragland, who is a special advocate and visitation supervisor, was in the establishment so he coul
Christopher Bell: «I wasn’t good enough» to win at Homestead
Bell found himself in a must-win situation in last weekend's event at ISM Raceway. Despite that, he did exactly what he needed to do and captured the checkered flag, securing his place in the Championship 4. His position was a similar one at Homestead-Miami
The TCR-spec i30 N is the first of two Hyundais that are expected to run in the brand new TCR Australia series next season, with HMO Customer Racing having set itself up as a de facto dealer team. The i30 is the fourth new TCR car to land in Australia, joinin
This week in the war on workers: Marriott workers still on strike in Boston, San Francisco, Hawaii
Marriott workers have settled their strikes and are back on the job in Detroit and San Jose, but the strike continues in Boston, San Francisco, and Hawaii, seven weeks after it started. That means workers are walking picket lines in San Francisco's smoky a
Spotlight on green news & views: Humanitarian disaster brews in Chico; headed for a 5°C world
This is the 580th edition of the Spotlight on Green News & Views (previously known as the Green Diary Rescue). Here is the November 10 edition. Inclusion of a story in the Spotlight does not necessarily indicate my agreement with or endorsement of it.
Tyler Reddick takes Xfinity title with surprise win at Homestead
Reddick began the year with a victory in the season-opener at Daytona and didn’t win again until Saturday night’s season finale Ford 300 at Homestead-Miami Speedway. The impressive victory over fellow title contender Cole Custer, however, handed Reddick t
Australia WRC: Latvala reclaims lead as Tanak slips up
Latvala set a stunning pace on the first stage of the morning, SS19 Coramba, as he attempted to fend off a potential charge from Kiwi Hyundai driver Hayden Paddon. But Latvala took 13.9s out of Paddon in that first stage of the loop alone, and that put him i
Leigh defends F1 Esports crown, Mercedes wins inaugural teams’ title
Leigh entered the final round of the second season of the competition with a commanding lead in the drivers’ championship, with his Mercedes team also leading the teams’ standings. Sauber driver Salih Saltunc took his maiden F1 Esports victory when he w
The Miami Herald reports a heartbreaker. But this won’t be the last time we hear from him. Count on it:
Democratic nominee Andrew Gillum, for the second time, conceded the race for Florida governor to Republican Ron DeSantis on Saturday, three days afte
Gavin: “A lot more to find” from Corvette in WEC spec
The lone Redline C7.R, which has been entered into its first WEC event outside of Le Mans since the 2014 race at Circuit of The Americas, has qualified 11th and last of the GTE Pro cars. However, although it hasn’t been confirmed, it’s expected this is a
Disney details new 'Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge' attractions
ORLANDO, Florida (AP) - «Star Wars» fans will soon be able to pilot the Millennium Falcon and face off against Kylo Ren in battle. Disney on Saturday announced some details of the new «Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge» lands, opening in 2019.
Trump loves to brag about 'my military.' Just don't ask him to get his hair wet for them.
Donald Trump looooves to talk about “my military” and “my generals,” like the authoritarian leader he longs to be. And he likes military pageantry, at least when it’s convenient and the cheers are for him. But he doesn’t care enough to risk gettin