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April 11, 2017 6:21 PM Marc Bartra hurt in explosion near Dortmund team bus, game postponed

Borussia Dortmund defender Marc Bartra was injured following explosions near the team bus as it was driving to their home stadium for Tuesday's Champions League, which has been postponed. The German club confirmed multiple reports that Bartra had been taken to the hospital after windows were shattered in what a police official told the Associated Press 93

April 11, 2017 2:39 PM The White House Correspondents’ Association picked an anti-Trump comic to host its annual dinner

When Donald Trump balked at committing to the general-election debates in the fall, he said he would “have to see who the moderators are.” He ultimately approved of the selections and agreed to participate. As president, however, Trump seemed so certain that he would be treated badly at the annual White House correspondents' dinner that he made the decision 79

April 11, 2017 1:13 PM ‘Daily Show’ regular Hasan Minhaj will headline the White House correspondents’ dinner

“Daily Show” correspondent Hasan Minhaj will perform at the White House Correspondents’ Association dinner this month, taking on the traditional role of cracking jokes about the president and the fourth estate for a black-tie-clad crowd stuffed into the Washington Hilton. Association President Jeff Mason said the choice of Minhaj, whose comedy is often 63

April 11, 2017 8:40 AM Video of passenger getting dragged off flight sparks uproar

CHICAGO | Video of police officers dragging a passenger from an overbooked United Airlines flight sparked an uproar Monday on social media, but United’s CEO defended his employees, saying they followed proper procedures and had no choice but to call authorities and remove the man. As the flight waited to depart from Chicago’s O’Hare Airport, officers 114

April 11, 2017 4:07 AM Tillerson, world leaders hold urgent meeting on Syria crisis

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and world leaders are holding an urgent meeting in Italy to discuss the crisis in Syria. The meeting of the "likeminded" countries is taking place on the sidelines of the Group of 7 industrialized economies. In addition to G-7 countries, diplomats are attending from Jordan, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, the United 54

April 10, 2017 10:05 PM Packers Preseason: No National TV

Monday’s release of the preseason schedule was big news. Oddly, the announcement of the games in April will be about as big of a deal as the actual games in August. The Green Bay Packers begin and end the preseason slate with home games. They will kick off the schedule by hosting the Philadelphia Eagles sometime in the window of Aug. 10 through Aug. 13. After 52

April 10, 2017 9:10 PM The Latest: Post’s Fahrenthold: Pulitzer win ‘overwhelming’

Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter David Fahrenthold of The Washington Post says getting a call from President Donald Trump was “an emotional high point” in his reporting. Fahrenthold won the Pulitzer for national reporting for a series of stories exposing issues with Trump’s claimed charity giving and a story about a videotape where Trump made crude comments 94

April 10, 2017 5:48 PM The Trouble With Trump's Big Syria Flip-Flop and Flyweight China Summit

What military action, if any, should President Donald Trump have undertaken in response to the apparent Assad regime-ordered sarin gas attack on the rebel-held Syrian town of Khan Sheikhoun, which some reports indicate is also a center of jihadist activity? Why, exactly what was done, of course. A single attack on the Syrian government air base from which 84

April 10, 2017 4:53 PM ‘We’re coming for you — run’: Florida sheriff with masked deputies warn heroin dealers

A Florida sheriff stood among his deputies — clad in all-black tactical gear, masks and sunglasses — describing his plan to combat a devastating opioid epidemic. In a new public service announcement released last week by Lake County Sheriff’s Office, Sheriff Peyton Grinnell took a stern approach in talking about the heroin problem in his community, telling 70

April 10, 2017 1:04 PM Kansas Jayhawks' Devonte' Graham will return for senior season

Kansas guard Devonte' Graham announced Sunday that he is returning for his senior season and not entering the NBA draft. "I would just like to announce to all my family, friends, & fans that I'm coming back to school for my senior Yr," Graham wrote. Graham notified coach Bill Self of his decision last week. He was projected to be a late second-round 56