Troops at the airport in Kabul stand guard over potential refugees.



Leslie West, front and center, with his Mountain co-star, Felix Pappalardi.



Brooks, known for his humor and insight, passed last week, age 36.


Protesters run as the Minneapolis Police Department, 3rd Precinct building burns in the background.


With a big boost in momentum from cable news and establishment endorsements, former Vice President Joe Biden reclaimed his spot as the Democratic frontrunner.


Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders, currently the frontrunner for the Democratic presidential nomination, is a self-described “democratic socialist.”

Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg made his presidential debate debut on Wednesday. His performance was widely panned.

Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders is now the frontrunner in the 2020 Democratic presidential primary.

Kyle Schmidlin

Founder of Third Rail News, where I put the “current” back in current events. http://www.thirdrailnews.com

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