Posts Tagged Social issues

27 charged in Florida marriage fraud for immigrants

MIAMI (AP) — Federal prosecutors have charged 27 people in South Florida with taking part in a marriage fraud ring aimed at bringing immigrants into the U.S. illegally.

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Fans at Orioles-Red Sox game asked to stay after small group of Gray protesters turn violent

BALTIMORE (AP) — Fans at Orioles-Red Sox game asked to stay after small group of Gray protesters turn violent.

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7 players from Royals, White Sox punished by MLB for brawl

Kansas City Royals and Chicago White Sox players fight during the seventh inning of a baseball game Thursday, April 23, 2015, in Chicago. The Royals won 3-2 in 13 innings. (AP Photo/Andrew A. Nelles)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals and Chicago White Sox each lost Saturday without playing a game.

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Bruce Jenner comes out as transgender, says ‘I am a woman’

In this Sept. 11, 2013 file photo, former Olympic athlete Bruce Jenner arrives at the Annual Charity Day hosted by Cantor Fitzgerald and BGC Partners, in New York. ABC 's Diane Sawyer will interview the former Olympic champion and patriarch of the Kardashian television clan in a two-hour interview airing on Friday, April 24. (Photo by Mark Von Holden/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — In the 1970s, Bruce Jenner was a symbol of American masculinity as an Olympic champion. Nearly 40 years later, in an extraordinary television interview, Jenner told the world that he identifies as a woman and has felt gender confusion since he was a little boy growing up in the New York suburbs.

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Former Zenit player accuses club of racial discrimination

MOSCOW (AP) — A former Zenit St. Petersburg youth player says the Russian soccer club froze him out because he was black.

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