They have one-way tickets, paid for by Washington

They have one-way tickets, paid for by Washington
Alexandria, Louisiana (CNN)The men shuffle in a line across a lonely tarmac, one by one. Some men walk in sneakers without laces. Some sport navy blue prison-issue shoes. One wears work boots, still stained with paint.This may be the last time they touch US soil. The Boeing 737 beside them is bound for Guatemala City. And these men, like all passengers on ICE Air, have one-way tickets.In the past year, the United States has deported nearly 100,000 people on

Olympic gold medalist McKayla Maroney shares harrowing sexual abuse stories at the hands of a doctor

Olympic gold medalist McKayla Maroney shares harrowing sexual abuse stories at the hands of a doctor
Image: AFP/Getty ImagesIf you thought the stories regarding sexual abuse and harassment were done—or only limited to Hollywood—you have grossly misunderstood the scope of this pervasive problem. In a heart-wrenching and personal note Wednesday, Olympic gold medalist and member of the Fierce Five McKayla Maroney addresses sexual harassment and abuse in the competitive sports world. The 21-year-old gymnast revealed that since the age of 13, she had consistently been molested by the former US Women's National Gymnastics Team doctor,

‘The Ice Age cometh’ … Iceland qualify for Russia 2018

‘The Ice Age cometh’ … Iceland qualify for Russia 2018
(CNN)Russia brace yourself -- the "Viking thunder clap" is heading your way."I'm sure there are a few sore heads in Iceland this morning," Eidur Gudjohnsen, the country's record goalscorer, told CNN. "It was an amazing night -- historic for us, historic for world footballThe 'Viking thunder clap' heads to Russia 2018Iceland's successful World Cup qualification comes less than 18 months after dumping England out of Euro 2016 to reach the quarterfinals before being beaten by France."Iceland have qualified for

Harry and Meghan seen in public together

Harry and Meghan seen in public together
Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionWATCH: Harry and Meghan hold hands Prince Harry and his girlfriend Meghan Markle have appeared holding hands in public for the first time.They were seen at the Invictus Games, an international sporting event set up by the prince for injured soldiers.The couple have mostly avoided the spotlight, but made their first public appearance together at the opening ceremony in Toronto.Ms Markle sat away from Harry during the ceremony, when he was

Blac Chyna’s New Lawsuit Against The Kardashians Is Delusional

Blac Chyna’s New Lawsuit Against The Kardashians Is Delusional
Some people are put on this earth for a purpose. For some it’s teaching, for some it might be playing a sport or something. But our friend Blac Chyna? She was put on this earth to be petty and sue various members of the Kardashian family. That’s right, Chyna is back with another lawsuit, and this time she’s taking the entire Kardashian family to court. She’s claiming that the family used their “power and influence over the E! network

Footballers give pay to fund boy’s care

Footballers give pay to fund boy’s care
"I know our supporters will unite behind us and together we can get him the treatment he needs to get better."More news stories from around YorkshireToby, who lives in Osmondthorpe, Leeds, became ill at Christmas and on his fourth birthday in January, his family was told he had a stage four neuroblastoma tumour. Doctors told him he would need intense chemotherapy and radiotherapy as well as an operation to remove the main tumour on his kidney. What is neuroblastoma?

Hate against the NFL proves impeachment wont stop Trumps America

Hate against the NFL proves impeachment wont stop Trumps America
Which do Trump fans love more, the NFL or President Donald Trump? According to the New York Times, it’s not the NFL. After the president’s vulgar criticisms against NFL players who kneel for the national anthem to protest police violence against Black Americans, and the subsequent backlash from various players and coaches, Trump fans are now much more likely to view the NFL negatively than positively, according to Morning Consult polls. Over 60 percent of Trump voters see the NFL “somewhat

Google Pixel 2 and 2 XL: Premium phones don’t get any safer

Google Pixel 2 and 2 XL: Premium phones don’t get any safer
By all accounts, Google's Pixel and Pixel XL were failures. It's not easy to admit, but outside of tech nerd circles, nobody really cared about them. The tech giant's first premium phones were good phones that fell short of challenging Samsung and Apple's dominance. But don't think for a second that Google's tossing in the the towel anytime soon. The Pixels are here for the long, long haul. In fact, Google's new Pixel 2 and 2 XL come out

The Internet Is Freaking Out Over Gordon Ramsay’s Insanely Ripped Body

The Internet Is Freaking Out Over Gordon Ramsay’s Insanely Ripped Body
Gordon Ramsay is familiar with people freaking out in his presence. The celebrity chef, famous for his foulmouthed tirades on his cookery show Hell’s Kitchen, regularly leaves people speechless and shaking in fear. However, this time everyone is trembling for a very different reason. The 50-year-old star left his followers on Instagram short for breath when he uploaded a candid snap of himself topless after completing a triathlon. Instantly recognizable for the deep lines on his forehead, fans weren’t expecting

This photo of a little girl enraptured by woman assistant referee is your Monday motivation

This photo of a little girl enraptured by woman assistant referee is your Monday motivation
Once again an adorable child has reminded us that people are capable of anything.  SEE ALSO: Transgender footballer could be the first to play in women's Australian rules league Twitter user Hullablue took his daughter to a semi-professional football game near Leeds, UK on Saturday, and got this snap of the little bean being inspired by an assistant referee. That's such a brilliant photo. — Garforth Town AFC (@TheGarforthTown) October 14, 2017 Consequently, Hullablue fleshed out the story with

Mike Pence put the NFL controversy back in the headlines because that’s right where Trump wants it

Mike Pence put the NFL controversy back in the headlines because that’s right where Trump wants it
Image: drew angerer/getty imagesAs far as dumb stunts go, this one was pretty smart: Vice President Mike Pence put the ball through the uprights, and got the NFL protest controversy back into U.S. headlines over the weekend for his boss. Pence, as you've probably already read, went to ostensibly watch an Indianapolis Colts game, but left after some players on the visiting San Francisco 49ers team knelt during the national Anthem.  The stunt—all indications are that Pence attended the

U.S. upsets Japan in the first-ever giant robot fight

U.S. upsets Japan in the first-ever giant robot fight
duked it out Tuesday nightand historicvictoryThe fight between MegaBots and Suidobashi was filmed several weeks ago in Japan and occurred over three rounds. MegaBots and Suidobashi operated their respective robots from the inside while Mike Goldberg and Saura Naderi offered running commentary. It was a battle , and boy did it deliver—albeit in a different way than we expected. With more power—and a chainsaw—Eagle Prime was eventually able to put an end to KURATAS, but not before the robots

`Catastrophic’ Brexit Hit Awaits U.K. Film and TV, Lobby Group Says

`Catastrophic’ Brexit Hit Awaits U.K. Film and TV, Lobby Group Says
Britain’s film and TV industry faces a potentially “catastrophic” loss of talent and skills with the threat of an end to free movement between the U.K. and the European Union, according to lobby group the Creative Industries Federation.Brexit is causing actors, directors and production workers specializing in a variety of areas such as visual effects to relocate abroad and risks creating a “disastrous skills shortage,” the group said in its Global Talent report Thursday.“Losing access to crucial international talent will damage