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Muhammad Ali Jr. detained at airport.

A lawyer says the son of legendary boxer Muhammad Ali was detained by immigration officials at a Florida airport earlier this month. Chris Mancini told the Courier-Journal in Louisville, Kentucky, the late fighter's hometown, that 44-year-old Muhammad Ali Jr. and his mother Khalilah Camacho-Ali, the second wife of Muhammad ...

- The Japan Times - JP

Son of boxer Muhammad Ali reportedly detained at Florida airport and asked whether he was Muslim.

REUTERS/Andreas MeierWashington - A son of boxing legend Muhammad Ali was held for questioning for two hours at a Florida airport upon returning from Jamaica because of his Arabic-sounding name, US media reported. Muhammad Ali Jr., 44, who was born in Philadelphia and has a US passport, was traveling with his mother ...

- Business Insider - US

World › Muhammad Ali's son detained at airport: 'Are you Muslim?'.

A lawyer says the son of legendary boxer Muhammad Ali was detained by immigration officials at a Florida airport. Chris Mancini tells the Courier-Journal in Louisville, Kentucky that 44-year-old Muhammad Ali Jr and his mother Khalilah Camacho-Ali, the second wife of Muhammad Ali, arrived at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood ...

- Japan Today - JP

Muhammad Ali's son detained at airport: 'Are you Muslim?'.

A lawyer says the son of legendary boxer Muhammad Ali was detained by immigration officials at a Florida airport. Chris Mancini tells the Courier-Journal in Louisville, Kentucky that 44-year-old Muhammad Ali Jr and his mother Khalilah Camacho-Ali, the second wife of Muhammad Ali, arrived at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

Muhammad Ali's son detained at airport: 'Are you Muslim?'.

A lawyer says the son of legendary boxer Muhammad Ali was detained by immigration officials at a Florida airport. Chris Mancini tells the Courier-Journal in Louisville, Kentucky that … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

Report: Muhammad Ali's son was detained at Florida airport, asked 'Are you Muslim?'.

A lawyer says the son of legendary boxer Muhammad Ali was detained by immigration officials at a Florida airport. Chris Mancini tells the Courier-Journal in Louisville, Kentucky that 44-year-old Muhammad Ali Jr. and his mother Khalilah Camacho-Ali, the second wife of Muhammad Ali, arrived at Fort...

- Baltimoresun.com - US

'Are you Muslim?', Muhammad Ali's son repeatedly asked as he is detained at airport.

The son of boxing legend Muhammad Ali was detained by immigration staff at a Florida airport, who repeatedly asked him "Are you Muslim?", a lawyer has said. Chris Mancini told the Courier-Journal in Louisville, Kentucky, that the incident happened as Muhammad Ali, 44, and his mother Khalilah Camacho-Ali, the second wife of ...

- timesofmalta.com - MT

Muhammad Ali's son detained at airport: 'Are you Muslim?'.

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. " A lawyer says the son of legendary boxer Muhammad Ali was detained by immigration officials at a Florida airport.Chris Mancini tells the Courier-Journal in Louisville, Kentucky (http://cjky.it/2lF3c4F...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Former Kentucky governor to give response to Trump's address to Congress.

Democratic leaders announced Beshear's role today.

- ABC News - US

Democrats Pick Ex-Kentucky Governor To Respond To Trump Speech To Congress.

Steve Beshear is credited with lowering Kentucky's uninsured rate. Immigration activist Astrid Silva is also scheduled to respond to the president's remarks Tuesday night.

- NPR - US

Protesters again greet McConnell appearance at home.

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Protesters who shadowed Mitch McConnell during his home state appearances this week are vowing to keep tracking the Senate majority leader whenever he returns to Kentucky.

- Billings Gazette - US

Ex-Kentucky Governor to Give Democratic Response to Trump

Former Gov. Steve Beshear is best known for putting the Affordable Care Act in place in Kentucky when he was the state’s governor.

- New York Times - US

Protesters again greet McConnell appearance at home

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Protesters who shadowed Mitch McConnell during his home state appearances this week are vowing to keep tracking the Senate...

- Townhall.com - US

Protesters again greet McConnell appearance at home

LOUISVILLE, Ky. " Protesters who shadowed Mitch McConnell during his home state appearances this week are vowing to keep tracking the Senate majority leader whenever he returns to Kentucky.More than 200 protesters chanted and...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Democrats tap Beshear and 'Dreamer' to respond to Trump speech — signaling focus on health care, immigration

A former Kentucky governor and an immigration activist will provide the counterargument to Trump's Tuesday night address.

- Washington Post - US

Dems tap former Kentucky governor to counter Trump

Michael Loccisano/Getty ImagesWASHINGTON — Democrats have tapped former Gov. to deliver the party's response to President Donald Trump's address to a joint session of Congress Tuesday night, highlighting the Kentucky Democrat's efforts to expand health care coverage under the law Republicans are determined to repeal ...

- Business Insider - US

Beshear, immigration activist will give Democratic response to Trump address

Democratic leaders announced Friday that former Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear will deliver the party's response to President Donald Trump's address to Congress next week, highlighting his successful implementation of Obamacare in the southern state. Kentucky's uninsured rate dropped from about 20 percent to 7.5 percent under ...

- POLITICO - US

Democrats tap former Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear to deliver response to President Trump's address to Congress on Tuesday

WASHINGTON — Democrats tap former Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear to deliver response to President Trump's address to Congress on Tuesday.

- Billings Gazette - US

Dems tap former Kentucky governor to counter Trump speech

WASHINGTON — Democrats have tapped former Gov. Steve Beshear to deliver the party's response to President Donald Trump's address to a joint session of Congress Tuesday night, highlighting the Kentucky Democrat's efforts to expand health care coverage under the…

- Billings Gazette - US

Democrats tap former Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear to deliver response to President Trump's address to Congress on Tuesday

WASHINGTON " Democrats tap former Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear to deliver response to President Trump's address to Congress on Tuesday.

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Dems tap former Kentucky governor to counter Trump speech

WASHINGTON " Democrats have tapped former Gov. Steve Beshear to deliver the party's response to President Donald Trump's address to a joint session of Congress Tuesday night, highlighting the Kentucky Democrat's efforts to expand...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Former Kentucky Gov. Steven Beshear to give Democratic response to Trump's first address to Congress

Democratic leaders announced Beshear's role today.

- ABC News - US

Bill would require Bible classes in Kentucky public schools

- Education Week - US

Top Senate Republican distances himself from Trump's media war

Alex Wong/Getty ImagesAt a press conference on Thursday, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said he does not see the media as the enemy. His view differs from that of President Donald Trump, who recently called a handful of news organizations the "enemy of the American People." “I don’t view you guys as the ...

- Business Insider - US

Protesters gather outside as Mitch McConnell meets with Kentucky business leaders

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell was met by more than 100 protesters Thursday morning at a private business meeting in northern Kentucky. The protesters gathered outside Hotel Covington, where McConnell was scheduled to speak to the Northern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce and the Cincinna...

- The Raw Story - US

WATCH: Woman arrested for speaking out at Mitch McConnell's swanky closed-door luncheon

At least one protester was reportedly arrested on Thursday for interrupting Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell while he was speaking at a closed-door Chamber of Commerce luncheon in Covington, Kentucky. In video posted on Twitter, the woman can be heard calmly saying, “We want to ta...

- The Raw Story - US

Watch Live: CPAC 2017

Thursday at 9 a.m. ET, the Conservative Political Action Conference will kick off and continue through Saturday. Schedule as follows: Thursday 9:10 a.m. , White House counselor Kellyanne Conway 10:05 a.m. , Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin 11:10 a.m. , Sen. Ted Cruz and radio host Mark Levin 11:30 ...

- Breitbart - US

'Coward': Louisville Coach Pitino Gets Into Heated Verbal Altercation With Fan Before Being Restrained

Louisville coach Rick Pitino got into it with a fan on Wednesday night.

- Mediaite - US

Kentucky protester unloads on 'polecat' Mitch McConnell: 'Dollar signs in his eyes — and apathy'

Rose Mudd Perkins, whose rant against Sen. Mitch McConnell quickly went viral on the web this week, appeared on CNN Thursday morning to discuss the continued angry town hall protests against Congressional Republicans. At one point during the segment, CNN's Chris Cuomo asked Perk...

- The Raw Story - US

The 3 plays in sports everybody will be talking about today

ESPN Good morning! Here are the plays everybody will be talking about on Thursday: The John Gillon buzzer-beater. Syracuse picked up a huge win on Wednesday, beating No. 10 Duke with a three-pointer at the buzzer by Gillon. It was Syracuse's third win against a top-ten this season and may have taken the Orange off the ...

- Business Insider - US

UNC warns fans of fake tickets for Louisville, Duke games

Athletic officials at North Carolina are warning fans to be on the lookout for fake tickets to the last two home games for the men's basketball team.

- WRAL.com - US

If voters are as upset as the woman who confronted Sen. McConnell, the GOP faces deep trouble in '18

What about the coal miners who lost their jobs and are now sick? What will happen with their health insurance? What about the veterans? That's what one Kentucky voter wanted to know, one of the few lucky enough to get into his private Chamber of Commerce event. Watch as she confronts Senator Mitch McConnell, , asking him ...

- Daily Kos - US

Grandmother who blistered McConnell at town hall booted from second one , and blasts him on CNN

The Kentucky woman who made national news on Tuesday after dressing down Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell at a town hall visited with CNN's Brooke Baldwin after she was tossed from a second one and delivered her message to the senator on national TV instead. According to Rose Mudd...

- The Raw Story - US

Kentucky lawmaker blasts Trump's mental state: He is 'unfit' for office and 'dangerous'

Speaking to a local chapter of the NAACP, a Kentucky Democrat said he was worried about President Donald Trump's “mental state” and that he felt the president might be putting the country at risk. In video captured and posted to YouTube,  Rep. John Yarmuth claimed Trump shows on a ...

- The Raw Story - US

2 Amish men dump horse-poop lawsuit against Kentucky city

AUBURN, Ky. " Two Amish men from Kentucky who sued the city of Auburn's mayor and police chief over an ordinance requiring horses to wear excrement-catching bags within city limits have voluntarily dismissed their federal lawsuit.The...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Protesters Greet McConnell Outside Closed-Door Event For 2nd Day In A Row

For the second day in a row, protests followed Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to a ticketed local chamber of commerce event. As he spoke at a Jeffersontown Chamber of Commerce event in Louisville, hundreds of protesters stood outside shouting chants like "No ban, no wall, Mitch McConnell take our call," according to ...

- TPM News - US

'These jobs are not coming back': Watch Mitch McConnell get confronted by an upset constituent at a town hall meeting

Many GOP Congressional members have recently been confronted by upset constituents at town hall meetings in their home districts. In this clip, a woman asks Senator Mitch McConnell about dwindling coal jobs and health care in Kentucky. FULL TRANSCRIPT: WOMAN: I want to thank you for 30 years of public service, but you have ...

- Business Insider - US

Hiring freeze causes cutbacks in military child care programs

Officials have been forced to indefinitely suspend some child care programs at U.S. Army Garrison Wiesbaden and Fort Knox, Ky., to compensate for staffing vacancies they can't fill because of the measure.

- Stars and Stripes - US

McConnell obstructed everything in 2009. Now he says 'winners make policy and the losers go home.'

Most Condescending Man in Congress is a tough competition, but Mitch McConnell made a strong play for the title at a speech in Lawrenceburg, Kentucky, on Tuesday. This would be the tiny event he went past a big crowd of protesters to get into, where he: … told his mostly friendly audience that the protesters "had their ...

- Daily Kos - US

Trump's hiring freeze is causing pre school programs to close for US Army families

Sgt. Bradley CooneyA federal civilian hiring freeze ordered by President Donald Trump has forced at least two Army bases to indefinitely suspend some child care programs. Officials at Fort Knox, Kentucky, notified families Feb. 17 of the suspension to the on-base part-day child development center programs, its hourly care ...

- Business Insider - US

'Cal, You Suck!': Kentucky Coach John Calipari Bails on Interview After Some Merciless Heckling

Kentucky basketball coach John Calipari bailed on an interview Tuesday.

- Mediaite - US

'It Saved My Life': Talk Of Obamacare Repeal Worries Addicts

CATLETTSBURG, Ky. — While the Affordable Care Act has brought health coverage to millions of Americans, the effects have been profound, even lifesaving, for some of those caught up in the nation's opioid-addiction crisis.

- TPM News - US

Kentucky ark attraction adding biblical truth exhibit

WILLIAMSTOWN, Ky. " Kentucky's massive biblical attraction the Ark Encounter is opening a new exhibit that promotes the message of the Bible.The 510-foot wooden ark modeled after the biblical story of Noah opened in July. Since...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Kentucky ark attraction adding biblical truth exhibit

WILLIAMSTOWN, Ky. — Kentucky's massive biblical attraction the Ark Encounter is opening a new exhibit that promotes the message of the...

- Townhall.com - US

Woman channels #ShePersisted spirit in rant against Mitch McConnell

Sorry Mitch McConnell, but that's a hell of a rant. The Senate majority leader got a scolding over jobs and health care from a pretty angry constituent at a luncheon in Kentucky. “The last I heard, these coal jobs are not coming back and now these people don't have the insurance they need because they're poor," the ...

- Mashable! - US

'It saved my life': Talk of Obamacare repeal worries addicts

CATLETTSBURG, Ky. — While the Affordable Care Act has brought health coverage to millions of Americans, the effects have been profound, even lifesaving, for some of those caught up in the nation's opioid-addiction crisis.

- Billings Gazette - US

'It saved my life': Talk of Obamacare repeal worries addicts

AP Photo/Dylan LovanCATLETTSBURG, Ky. — While the Affordable Care Act has brought health coverage to millions of Americans, the effects have been profound, even lifesaving, for some of those caught up in the nation's opioid-addiction crisis. In Kentucky, which has been ravaged worse than almost any other state by ...

- Business Insider - US

'It saved my life': Talk of Obamacare repeal worries addicts

CATLETTSBURG, Ky. " While the Affordable Care Act has brought health coverage to millions of Americans, the effects have been profound, even lifesaving, for some of those caught up in the nation's opioid-addiction crisis.In...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Talk of Obamacare Repeal Worries Addicts

Drug addicts caught up in the nation’s opioid-abuse crisis are worried about what will happen if the Trump administration makes good on its promise to repeal the Affordable Care Act. Kentucky has been ravaged worse than almost any other state.         

- USA TODAY - US

Watch Sen. McConnell speed past 1,000 Kentucky constituents to attend private meeting with 50 people

This was the scene inside Sen. Mitch McConnell's constituent meeting today, where he met with around 50 people.  xThe contrasting scene inside the American Legion Hall where @SenateMajLdr is about to speak. Protesters outside outnumber folks in here. pic.twitter.com/7d631OBVPq— Curtis Tate February 21, 2017 The ...

- Daily Kos - US

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