It’s going to be hot in Southern California next week, again

A woman runs in Griffith Park at sunset on Monday when the temperature was above 80 degrees. (Christina House / Los Angeles Times) The heat that has characterized this L.A. winter is forecast to continue next week, with temperatures in the 70s and 80s for the next few days. The high temperature could reach 81…

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Bangkok’s Somali refugees persecuted and living in fear

Five men share this tiny studio apartment and immigration officials regularly raid their building [Alastair G M/Al Jazeera] Bangkok, Thailand – "I’ve never experienced cold like this," says RK, a 19-year-old Somali refugee, as he sits in a downtown Bangkok alley one December morning. It is 20 degrees, and opposite is the Suan Phlu Immigration…

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Why Keeping Up With The News Is A Good Idea

In today’s world, it is hard to know what is true. This is even the case when it comes to the news. Some of it seems too hard to believe and often comes out to be false after you hear about it. Still, keeping up with the news is very important for a few different…

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