The inside story of Memphis's Confederate monument heist

The inside story of Memphis's Confederate monument heist

A statue of Confederate Gen. Nathan Bedford Forrest sits in a park in Memphis, Tenn., Aug. 18, 2017. The city of Memphis is asking a court to overrule a commission’s decision that prevents the removal of the Confederate statue from Health Sciences Park. The city filed...
Tick, tick … boom? If the shutdown comes, who will pay the price?

Tick, tick … boom? If the shutdown comes, who will pay the price?

Construction cones used to cover walkway flaws, stand along the sidewalk on Capitol Hill in Washington D.C., on Jan. 19, 2018. On the edge of a government shutdown, a divided House voted late Thursday to keep the government open past a Friday deadline — setting up an...
The 'Sisterhood of the Van,' one year after the Women's March

The 'Sisterhood of the Van,' one year after the Women's March

Jocelyn Duke treats her memory of that day as a talisman, taking it out when the actual moment feels distant, turning it this way and that in her mind. “I sit and reflect that I was there, I was part of that,” says Duke, an artist and teaching assistant in...
Stormy Daniels says Trump is 'terrified of sharks'

Stormy Daniels says Trump is 'terrified of sharks'

Stormy Daniels, shark, Donald Trump (Yahoo News photo illustration; photos: Getty Images)More He has a weakness for elephants and was touched by the death of a gorilla, but there’s no love lost between President Trump and sharks, according to an account by porn star...
Sen. Kaine condemns 'unacceptable' expanded U.S. mission in Syria

Sen. Kaine condemns 'unacceptable' expanded U.S. mission in Syria

Sen. Tim Kaine, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. (Yahoo News photo-illustration; photos: Joshua Roberts/Reuters, Michael Gottschalk/Photothek via Getty Images)More WASHINGTON — A day after Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said U.S. forces would stay in Syria for the...