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Qatar 2022: Professor defends stadium cooling method

Qatar 2022: Professor defends stadium cooling method

Like a glistening pearl on a sandy ocean floor, the Al Janoub Stadium stands out from the desert landscape of Al Wakrah in Qatar. It is one of the first of eight stadiums completed for the 2022 World Cup in the small Gulf State and is equipped to deal with the unique challenges facing this…MORE

Four Syracuse University students suspended after racist incidents

Four Syracuse University students suspended after racist incidents

Four Syracuse University students have been suspended for participating in a verbal assault directed at an African-American student last week, Chancellor Kent Syverud announced Wednesday. A total of 14 people were involved in the incident, 10 of whom were referred for “appropriate discipline,” Syverud added. Nine were students from other schools and have been referred…MORE

8 takeaways from the November Democratic debate

8 takeaways from the November Democratic debate

Democratic voters are overwhelmingly focused on finding a candidate they believe can beat President Donald Trump. In Wednesday night’s debate, the party’s leading contenders offered their clearest arguments yet about how they plan to do that. Subtly jabbing their rivals, New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker and California Sen. Kamala Harris said that Democrats can’t win…MORE

Sondland’s spectacular example of throwing your colleagues under the bus

Sondland’s spectacular example of throwing your colleagues under the bus

This story was originally published in the November 21 edition of CNN’s Meanwhile in America, the daily email about US politics for global readers. Sign up here to receive it every weekday morning. That almighty crash you heard coming from the direction of the United States was the implosion of President Donald Trump’s impeachment defense.…MORE

Gordon Sondland delivers the goods

Gordon Sondland delivers the goods

Gordon Sondland testified he spent a million dollars to get a ticket to Donald Trump’s inauguration. It also got him an ambassadorship and a starring role in Trump’s impeachment. Sondland is Trump’s phone buddy who told Ukrainians on at least two occasions told Ukrainians there were preconditions for Trump’s support (either a White House meeting…MORE

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