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- He Announces Baseball Games in Spanish. It Is Not His First Language.Bill Kulik, a Spanish-language radio broadcaster for the Philadelphia Phillies, mixes in English and Spanglish to the delight of some listeners, but the irritation of others. ..... Read More.9 mins ago
- Baltimore shooting: ‘multiple victims’ shot at Morgan State University, say policeWarning to shelter in place and avoid Maryland campus as officers attend ‘active shooter situation’Multiple people were shot at Morgan State University in Baltimore on Tuesday, police said.Baltimore police said officers were on the scene for an “active shooter situation” on the campus of the historically Black university. The address given for the shooting appeared to match a residential building. Continue reading... ..... Read More.30 mins ago
- Sunak’s Conservative Party Conference Haunted by Truss, Braverman and Other RivalsPrime Minister Rishi Sunak hopes his governing party’s annual conference can revive his ailing poll numbers. Predecessors and would-be successors have other priorities. ..... Read More.33 mins ago
- What does speaker Kevin McCarthy’s ousting mean for US aid to Ukraine?Joe Biden said this week he expected the speaker to keep a commitment to secure support needed for Ukraine, but with McCarthy ousted, the outlook is less clearThe historic ousting of House speaker Kevin McCarthy adds further uncertainty to the outlook for US aid to Ukraine, after support for Kyiv was excluded from the recent US government funding bill, leaving Joe Biden to rely on the Republican speaker for a separate deal.The president said at the weekend that US support for Ukraine could not be interrupted “under any circumstances” and that he fully expected McCarthy “to keep his commitment to secure the passage and support needed to help Ukraine as they defend themselves against aggression and brutality”. Continue reading... ..... Read More.58 mins ago
- Jaja’s African Hair Braiding review – wildly entertaining but overstuffedSamuel J Friedman Theatre, New YorkThe Harlem-set comedy drama is a delightful ode and visual feast, but efforts to cover too much ground are a hindranceAn African hair braiding shop is its own universe. A typical shop – bustling with customers, vendors and braiders – has its own language, rules and expectations. You will sit for hours to get the braids of your choosing. You will arch your neck (oft in silence and in pain) as a braider plaits infinite rows. But a bond is forged as many gather for the singular purpose of a fresh hairstyle, with all its cultural and cosmetic magic.Jaja’s African Hair Braiding, a delightful Broadway debut by Jocelyn Bioh, is an ode to that experience, to the women who make it so. Continue reading... ..... Read More.1 hour ago
- Illinois Gov. J. B. Pritzker criticizes Biden’s handling of migrant crisisTens of thousands of migrants continue to be bused from the southern border to Chicago, and the Illinois' Democratic governor has had enough. Gov. J. B. Pritzker sent a letter to President Biden outlining what the federal government should do to mitigate the growing migrant crisis. CBS News immigration reporter Camilo Montoya-Galvez joins to discuss what the White House can do. ..... Read More.1 hour ago