US prepares to house ‘tens of thousands’ of Afghans fleeing Taliban

Opinion 08/18/21, 18:15

American military bases are scrambling to immediately shelter thousands of Afghan refugees who are expected to arrive shortly. The Pentagon claims it already has the "capacity" to accommodate up to "several thousand." "[We] want to be prepared for the potential of tens of thousands," spokesman John Kirby said according to Fox News. ...

Bush’s state funeral follows generations of tradition

Politics 12/04/18, 00:31

Former President George H.W. Bush's state funeral encompasses four days of events, from his arrival in Washington to his burial in Texas on Thursday.The guidelines for state funerals date back to the mid-1800s and have been shaped over time. Seating arrangements, for example, are detailed with precision, with the presidential ...

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