Meet the Hong Kong Families Caught Between the Police and the Protests | The Dispatch

This is Sunny. She organized this rally on behalf of police relatives. More than three months of unrest have transformed the city. These Hong Kongers say they’re defending their freedoms from China. Confronting them are also Hong Kongers in uniform. Clashes mark almost every demonstration, no matter how peaceful it begins. And many Hong Kongers […]

Washington man on trial in 1987 killing of Canadian couple

A man charged with murder in the 1987 killings of a young Canadian couple is facing trial in Washington state beginning this week, but the case won’t challenge the new investigative technique authorities used to link him to the crime William Earl Talbott II is one of dozens of men authorities have arrested for old, […]

Someone Looked up Schumer’s Last Name on Ancestry com, Made Shocking Discovery

File this one under the category of “shocking, but not surprising” — Chuck Schumer’s last name means exactly what you think it does. The Senate minority leader has been in Congress for more than two decades, while Ancestry.com traces its roots to the very non-digital year of 1984. In spite of this, no one bothered […]

Game of Thrones characters’ family tree: How is Jon Snow related to Daenerys Targaryen?

Game of Thrones characters’ family tree: How is Jon Snow related to Daenerys Targaryen? The hit fantasy drama returns on Sunday July 17, a full year after the reveal that Jon Snow is not the illegitimate child of Ned Stark, but rather the son of Ned’s sister Lyanna. In the season six finale, Jon’s supposed […]

UK lawmakers attempt to block Boris Johnson from no-deal Brexit