As Latin America Shifts Left, Leaders Face a Bleak Reality.

As Latin America Shifts Left, Leaders Face a Bleak Reality.

[ad_1] BOGOTÁ, Colombia — In Chile, a tattooed former student activist won the presidency with a pledge to oversee the most profound transformation of Chilean society in decades, widening the social safety net and shifting the tax burden to the wealthy. In Peru, the son of poor farmers was propelled to victory on a vow…

A European official denounces ‘inhumane, barbaric acts’ as dozens of prisoners of war are killed.

A European official denounces ‘inhumane, barbaric acts’ as dozens of prisoners of war are killed.

[ad_1] As international outrage swelled, Ukraine on Saturday called on global organizations including the United Nations and the International Committee of the Red Cross to quickly investigate an explosion that ripped through a Russian prison camp holding dozens of Ukrainian soldiers, leaving only charred bodies and twisted metal bunks. The Ukrainians moved swiftly and forcefully…

Draft Signings: July 30 – MLB Trade Rumors

Draft Signings: July 30 – MLB Trade Rumors

[ad_1] Here is today’s roundup of top-39 (first round, supplemental round, Competitive Balance Round A) draft picks and some other notable selections who have signed their first pro contracts.  For further reference, here is the full list of recommended slot prices, and you can click the links for full pre-draft rankings and scouting reports from…

Juan Soto Rumors: Saturday – MLB Trade Rumors

Juan Soto Rumors: Saturday – MLB Trade Rumors

[ad_1] Trade winds are swirling around Juan Soto, as it still isn’t clear if the Nationals will deal the superstar outfielder prior to Tuesday’s 5pm CT trade deadline.  The market continues to change on an hourly basis based on other deals, and certainly based on countless private discussions happening between front office executives around baseball,…

Christian McCaffrey traded some gear to a fan for his favorite snacks

Christian McCaffrey traded some gear to a fan for his favorite snacks

SPARTANBURG, S.C. — There were no bags of Cool Ranch Doritos or Oreos being offered Saturday as Carolina Panthers running back Christian McCaffrey made his way down the stadium wall draped by screaming fans at Wofford’s Gibbs Stadium. There were just footballs, jerseys, signs and mini football helmets, typical things brought to training camp in…