They had driven about 225 miles from tiny Lakeland, Ga., to Atlanta on Saturday, unsure if they wanted to sit through the rain, unsure that Junior Gnonkonde would even play, before the moment came when they rose from their seats and celebrated as if he was one of their own.
U.S. forces attacked a hospital in northern Afghanistan last weekend, killing at least 22 people, despite “rigorous” U.S. military procedures designed to avoid such mistakes, the top commander of U.S. and allied forces in Afghanistan said Tuesday.
B.R. Owens: For the hundreds of thousands of Hindu, Muslim, Jewish, Catholic, non-evangelical Christians and “nones” in North Carolina, creating a statue of Billy Graham for the US Capitol rotunda is an unnecessary pill to swallow.
Stock market traders and chess players — that's who's playing DraftKings, according to CEO Jason Robins, who told a crowd of casino executives last week in Las Vegas that fewer than 15 percent of the players on his site make wagers in traditional sports books.