If you haven’t spent your life reading comic books, they can seem weird. Like any medium, like movies or books or podcasts, comics have their own informational syntax. The pairing of static images with cartoon indicators of motion, typographically distinct onomatopoeic sound effects, enbubbled words for dialog—you have to learn to digest all that. After the basic … [Read more...] about Stan Lee Unleashed the Heroic Power of the Outcast
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Produced by Alvin Patrick and Sarah Prior In the early morning hours of Oct. 17, 2010, Danroy "DJ" Henry, a Pace University football player, was shot dead by Pleasantville, N.Y., police officer Aaron Hess. That event triggered a seven-year journey for DJ's family as they searched for answers. "We're not anti-police," Danroy Henry, Sr., DJ's father, tells CBS News special … [Read more...] about Defending DJ: Was the fatal shooting of a Pace University football player justified?
Christopher Woody, provided by Published 9:09 pm PST, Tuesday, November 13, 2018 Mexico's Attorney General's Office/Handout via REUTERS Opening arguments in the trial of accused Sinaloa cartel leader Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman started Tuesday. The prosecution described him as a brutal drug trafficker who built a billion-dollar organization. The defense cast him … [Read more...] about ‘Money. Drugs. Murder’: The first day of ‘El Chapo’ Guzman’s US trial started with some big accusations
Sections SEARCH Skip to content Skip to site index Subscribe Log In One hundred years after the end of World War I, the Army Corps of Engineers is still cleaning up the relics of experiments that helped develop chemical weapons to counter the Germans’ gas attacks. At the American University Experiment Station near the Dalecarlia Reservoir in … [Read more...] about The Chemists’ War
By Craig Hlavaty Published 8:14 am CST, Friday, November 9, 2018 PHOTOS: See how Houston's City Hall has looked over the years The place where Houston's city government decisions are made, City Hall has been the venue of celebrations and protests through the decades. >>>See photos of its journey since 1939... less PHOTOS: See how Houston's City … [Read more...] about A look back at Houston’s City Hall over the decades