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The NBA legend wore the no. 24 shirt for the Los Angeles Lakers. Now a soccer team effort aims to reclaim the number, long associated with homosexuality.
Entertainment
"The Daily Show" host dropped a particularly spicy burn after a segment of border wall collapsed into Mexico.
Culture & Arts
Here are a few lessons from authors past and present.
Videos
A day before, he boasted about the strength of his wall.

Environment
A year into his presidency, Jair Bolsonaro is facing accusations of genocide against his country’s Indigenous minorities. The violence began before he even took office.
Politics
A magnitude 7.7 earthquake hit south of Cuba and northwest of Jamaica.
Politics
An interview with Marcelo Hernandez Castillo, author of “Children of the Land.”
Culture & Arts
Plenty of authors have written authentic accounts of Mexico. But they weren't Oprah's Book Club pick.
Politics
The Intercept co-founder published cellphone messages that embarrassed a Brazilian anti-corruption task force.
World News
Ousting Venezuelan leader Nicolás Maduro is Trump's dream and NSC official Mauricio Claver-Carone is eager to make it come true.
Food & Drink
El Chapo 701 beer gets its name from the time in 2009 when when Forbes named incarcerated kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo”Guzman the 701st richest person in the world.
World News
An official has been critical of foreign media’s reporting on political issues in the past.
Politics
If the child does not get treatment, she risks catching an infection that could kill her, a doctor told HuffPost.
Videos
The president reportedly intends to take more than $7 billion from Pentagon funding to build his border wall, according to internal White House plans obtained by The Washington Post.
WOMEN'S WORK
Books from bell hooks and Audre Lorde — published more than three decades ago — arrived in Brazilian stores recently. But there’s more work to be done.
Entertainment
The satirical Porta dos Fundos show doesn't have the "magic power" to undermine an over 2,000-year-old religion, Brazil's Supreme Court president wrote.
Money
Live your best expat life in one of these beautiful but affordable destinations.
Videos
Chef Andrea Murdoch was born in Venezuela to an Indigenous Andean family. However, she spent her childhood with her adopted family in suburban Ohio, where her culture and identity always felt elusive to her. After a traumatic divorce left her with PTSD, Murdoch found healing in cooking Native and Indigenous foods, using it as a way to connect to her heritage.
“The First Temptation of Christ” was censored for the benefit of "Brazilian society which is mostly Christian,” the Rio de Janeiro judge said.
Politics
Thousands are sleeping outdoors or in their cars, fearful their homes will collapse in the event of another major temblor.