Articles written by: Simon Ball

Migrant Girl In Family Separation Audio Reunited With Her Mother (UPDATE)

Wednesday evening, officials at a Texas detention center released Cindy Madrid, the undocumented mother  helped show the impact of the Trump administration’s family separation policy. Alejandro Alamillo, who manages the law office of Madrid’s lawyer Thelma Garcia, confirmed to HuffPost Thursday that Madrid was released from a South Texas detention center around 6 p.m. Wednesday and that she stayed overnight at […]

Woman At Center Of ‘Plane Bae‘ Saga Decries Her Invasion Of Privacy

The woman at the center of earlier this month is speaking out about the incident, which she said led to unwanted attention and constituted an invasion of privacy. “I did not ask for and do not seek attention. #PlaneBae is not a romance ― it is a digital-age cautionary tale about privacy, identity, ethics and consent,” she wrote , her […]

Stormy Daniels Arrest Was An Error, Says Columbus Police Chief

Columbus police chief Kim Jacobs said in a statement Thursday afternoon that “a mistake was made” during , whose real name is Stephanie Clifford, at an Ohio strip club Wednesday night. Jacobs said her department will review the arresting officers’ motivations internally. The incident, for which Jacobs takes “full responsibility,” occurred after Daniels allowed undercover detectives to touch her bare breasts at Columbus’ […]

U.S. Olympic Committee Appoints First Female CEO Months After Nassar Scandal

The U.S. Olympic Committee (USOC) named a top woman golf executive as its new CEO on Thursday, months after its former head quit for medical reasons following a sex abuse scandal involving former USA Gymnastics doctor . Sarah Hirshland, currently the chief commercial officer for the U.S. Golf Association, will be the first woman to serve as a permanent CEO […]

Majority Of Americans Support Roe v. Wade, Poll Finds

Almost two-thirds of Americans believe that the landmark ruling should stand, according to a . The poll, released Thursday, found that 64 percent of Americans support the 1973 Supreme Court decision that legalized abortion in the U.S., and they would not like to see it overturned. Twenty-eight percent of Americans responded that they would like to see Roe overturned.  Gallup conducted the poll […]