Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Congress to Pentagon: Find and fix racially offensive forms

DREAMSTIME/TNSAbove is an aerial view of the Pentagon building at sundown. BY JOHN M. DONNELLY CQ-ROLL CALL/TNS

South Africa wins Miss Universe with talk of leadership for women

PARAS GRIFFIN/GETTY IMAGES/TNS Miss Universe 2019, Zozibini Tunzi of South Africa, is crowned by Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray (right, in...

Visa warns credit cards at risk of gaspump hacks

BY REX CRUM MERCURY NEWS/TNS If you use your Visa credit card to pay at the pump for your...

Study linking police violence and Black babies’ health retracted

ROBERT COHEN/ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH/TNS The casket of Michael Brown exits Friendly Temple Missionary Baptist Church at the end of his funeral...

Baghdadi’s death: A scam or not?

The Democrats and corporate media don’t really oppose what Donald Trump is doing in Syria or anywhere...

Serious Libra concerns

Zuckerberg threatened with Facebook breakup CHIP SOMODEVILLA/GETTY IMAGES/TNS Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg testifies before...

Are you ready for a ‘nakation’?

BETTINA HANSEN/HARTFORD COURANT/TNS A gathering at the Solair Recreation League nudist resort in North Woodstock, N.Y., is hardly camera shy. Nakationing...

Astronauts make history as first all-female spacewalk team

NASA/TNS NASA astronauts Jessica Meir (left) and Christina Koch are shown inside the Quest airlock on Oct. 15, preparing the U.S....

Study: Shorter people more likely to develop diabetes

DREAMSTIME/TNS The researchers said taller people typically have lower liver fat content, while shorter people have higher levels of it, which...

Ethiopian prime minister wins Nobel Peace Prize for Eritrea accord

SEAN GALLUP/GETTY IMAGES/TNS Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed and German Chancellor Angela Merkel greet at the Chancellery during the "Compact with Africa"...