Taxi Fountas: DC United striker denies using racial slur against Inter Miami’s Damion Lowe as MLS investigates incident

MLS says it is investigating the alleged incident, which happened at the point where Fountas, who had just scored DC’s goal, got into an altercation with Lowe. The situation escalated and Fountas and Lowe, who is Black, were booked by the referee before the Miami players gathered and spoke to coach Phil Neville. Neville spoke … Read more

Why do we grieve for people we don’t know

Editor’s note: The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of the writer. CNN’s work is being shown The conversation, a collaboration between journalists and academics to provide news analysis and commentary. Content is produced solely by The Conversation. CNN — The death of Queen Elizabeth II has prompted public displays of grief around … Read more

MLS has launched an investigation into allegations of racial abuse by DC United striker Taxi Fountas

Inter Miami players threatened to walk off the pitch after the alleged incident Major League Soccer (MLS) has launched an investigation following allegations of racism during Sunday’s match between DC United and Inter Miami. United striker Taxi Fountas was accused of racially abusing Inter defender Damion Lowe. “There was a racist comment that was unacceptable,” … Read more

The Webb Telescope shares its first observations of Mars

The space observatory received the first images and data of the red planet on September 5. Multiple orbiters over Mars, and The land rovers Curiosity and Perseverance, which roam the surface, regularly send back views. Webb’s infrared capabilities provide another perspective that could reveal details about the Martian surface and atmosphere. Webb, located 1 million … Read more

Heath High School: Michael Carneal, Paducah, Kentucky school shooter, applies for parole after 25 years in prison

CNN — A killer who shot three people at a high school prayer circle in Paducah, Kentucky, a quarter of a century ago will plead for freedom this week. Michael Carneal’s public defender is asking the Kentucky parole board to keep in mind that Carneal was just 14 years old at the time, suffering from … Read more

President Biden has said that America will have inflation under control. But it won’t be easy

Minneapolis CNN business — President Joe Biden expressed optimism on Sunday about the direction of the US economy, saying America will be able to weather historically high inflation and that he hopes the Federal Reserve can achieve a “soft landing” by slowing economic growth without heading into recession. “I’m telling the people of America that … Read more

Election Counting Law: House lawmakers introduce bill to avoid another January 6

CNN — GOP Representative Liz Cheney of Wyoming and Democratic Representative Zoe Lofgren of California advanced in an opinion piece to make it more difficult to invalidate presidential election certificates in the future by proposing changes to the Election Counting Act. Cheney and Lofgren are members of the House select committee investigating the January 6, … Read more