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A baby in Parliament, a new cat celebrity and the most wholesome choir ever

A baby in Parliament, a new cat celebrity and the most wholesome choir ever

Senior citizens are a blessing. This weekend, my grandmother-in-law turns 100, and last weekend, my own grandmother turned 94. That’s a LOT of life! Think of everything they’ve seen and done that so few people can properly imagine. I could listen to my grandmother tell stories of her youth all day. Does she repeat a…MORE

The man who tried to unite India’s fragmented economy has died

The man who tried to unite India’s fragmented economy has died

The man who implemented India’s biggest economic reforms of the 21st century has died. Arun Jaitley, who served as India’s finance minister for the last five years, passed away on Saturday in New Delhi. He was 66. Jaitley took charge as India’s top economic official in 2014, following Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s victory in an…MORE

6 people injured in a prison riot in San Diego

6 people injured in a prison riot in San Diego

Six people were injured in a prison riot in San Diego Friday night, according to a Cal Fire spokesman. The riot took place at the Richard J. Donovan Correctional Facility, Capt. Thomas Shoots told CNN. “Approximately 100 inmates were in the yard at the time, but Cal Fire had adequate resources and the situation is…MORE

Trump’s China trade war spirals as 2020 looms

Trump’s China trade war spirals as 2020 looms

The dangerous new twist in the tariff war between the United States and China will heap ominous pressure on the global economy at a moment when it is already struggling in the undertow of their trade superpower showdown. China’s announcement of new tariffs on $75 billion in US goods, and an incandescent reaction from President…MORE

African American employee’s office at Education Department vandalized

African American employee’s office at Education Department vandalized

The office of an African American diversity change agent at the Department of Education was vandalized this week, department employees told CNN on Friday. One employee said the woman’s diploma had been knocked down and that some figurines in her office had been broken. “She had some dolls in her office that were decapitated,” the…MORE

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