Category Archives: Around The World

Olympic Games: Los Angeles Set To Host Summer Event After 44 Years

Los Angeles will host the Olympic and Paralympic Games for the first time in 44 years after officials confirmed the 2028 edition will be hosted in the city, leaving Paris to stage the 2024 edition. According to BBC Sports, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) voted to name hosts for successive Games in June with just Paris and Los Angeles bidding – but it was…

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Trumps Calls Obama, Bush, Other Past Leaders Foolish

American President Donald Trump has excoriated his predecessors over their policy stance on China by allowing the country’s trade with US to boom, while it has done  nothing to rein in the military expansion of North Korea. Trump in a tweet late on Saturday referred to past leaders as foolish.  These leaders will include Barack Obama,…

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Hillary Clinton To Release Tell-All Memoir In September

2016 U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has said that she will be “letting [her] guard down” in a memoir titled “What Happened” that’s due out in September. The book will reveal her thoughts and opinions on her presidential campaign and loss to Donald Trump. She has said that it is the most personal book she has written, and will give readers…

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Obama Reveals His Interest in FC Barcelona

Barcelona President Josep Maria Bartomeu, met with former President of the United States, Barack Obama, at half-time of the Catalan club’s International Champions Cup 1-0 win against Manchester United on Wednesday. Obama was present as a special guest at the FedEx Field, in the United States, to witness Barca win their second successive match in which…

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Michelle Obama Says She Still Faces Racism After Being First Lady

Michelle Obama has spoken out about the racism she still faces after leaving the White House. During a recent onstage appearance at the Women’s Foundation of Colorado’s 30th anniversary celebration, Obama was asked about the obstacles she faced as America’s first black FLOTUS and specifically which “falling glass” cut her the deepest when she broke…

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O.J. Simpson Granted Parole 9 Years After Armed Robbery in Las Vegas

O.J. Simpsons is about to be a free man. After nearly nine years in prison, the notorious football star—also known as Orenthal James Simpson—will be released from the Nevada Lovelock Correctional Center as early as Oct. 1, 2017. A panel of four parole commissioners granted him parole today with a total of four unanimous votes. According…

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