David Stern, who masterminded the NBA's growth into a global sports powerhouse while serving as commissioner from 1984 to 2014, died after suffering a brain hemorrhage last month. He was 77.
As Islam grows in the United States, some communities are dealing with a Muslim clergy shortage driven in part by students who want guidance from religious instructors they understand linguistically and culturally.
American Civil Liberties Union officials said that Jimmy Al Daoud, an Iraqi-born man who had lived in the US since he was an infant, and who was arrested to enforce deportation orders, died in Baghdad after his deportation in June.
The 24-year-old from Greece wept as he accepted the honour beating out 2018 MVP James Harden of the Houston Rockets and Oklahoma City Thunder forward Paul George.
Oklahoma City Thunder star Russell Westbrook joins NBA icon Wilt Chamberlain as the only other player in NBA history to post a triple-double of at least 20 points, 20 rebounds, and 20 assists.
A brutal cold wave that has killed at least twelve people moved eastward after bringing temperatures in US Midwest lower than those in Antarctica.
Prabhu Ramamoorthy was sentenced Thursday in federal court in Detroit. He was jailed after being accused of molesting a woman on an overnight flight in January.
The first Palestinian-American to serve in US Congress has pledged to show her fellow members the state of Israel’s oppression of Palestinians by taking them on a trip to the occupied West Bank.
Former presidents, stars and musical royalty paid joyous tribute to Aretha Franklin at her funeral, leading her family and members of the public in bidding goodbye to America's "Queen of Soul."
The funeral service for Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul, will be held in Detroit on August 31.
Palestinian-American Rashida Tlaib comfortably won her Democratic primary election in the US state of Michigan.
US District Court Judge Sean Cox also ordered James Liang to pay a $200,000 fine, 10 times the amount sought by federal prosecutors.
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