When NYC’s Racial Tensions Exploded: Michael Benjamin Washington Excels in ‘Fires in the Mirror’

Courtesy Joan Marcus There is one word for Michael Benjamin Washington’s stunning performance in Fires in the Mirror: Crown Heights, Brooklyn and Other Identities (opening tonight at Signature Theatre, to December 15): virtuosic.  Washington inhabits every character in Anna Deavere … Read more…

WWE wrestling stars reportedly ‘held hostage’ at Saudi airport after row over cutting of live feed – 200 U.S. citizens were held for hours on the Tarmac. Sports Journalist Dave Meltzer says tensions grew when military police were sent to the airport.

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Trump’s personal assistant resigns from White House amid tensions

A personal assistant to President Trump who had been with the administration since Trump took office, Madeleine Westerhout, abruptly resigned Thursday, reportedly after it was determined she shared private information about the president with reporters. FOX News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free … Read more…

The Debrief: US braces for heatwave, Trump on ‘send her back’ chant, US-Iran tensions | ABC News

ABC News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release … Read more…

‘Close the whole thing!’: Border tensions boil over as Trump’s frustrations grow

The president at one point proposed shutting down the entire 1,954-mile border, including shuttering ports of entry and blocking trade flows. Politics SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost … Read more…

Trade tensions could trigger another global financial crisis, but investors appear complacent: IMF

The International Monetary Fund warned on Wednesday that "a further escalation of trade tensions, as well as rising geopolitical risks and policy uncertainty in major economies, could lead to a sudden deterioration in risk sentiment." Top News & Analysis COMMUNITY … Read more…