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US warns Americans to avoid Cuba and slashes embassy staff after sonic attacks - The Guardian

US embassy in Havana will lose about 60% of its staff following sonic weapon attacks, while new travel warning says incidents have occurred in Cuban hotels. Julian Borger in Washington, Ashifa Kassam in Toronto and agencies. Fri 29 Sep 2017 11.40 EDT ...and more »

Air Force Academy head: Racists 'need to get out' after prep school incident - USA TODAY

In the wake of racial slurs scrawled on Air Force Academy prep school message boards, the superintendent of the academy stood all 4,000 cadets at attention and delivered a blistering speech on tolerance, telling them to record his words on smartphones ...and more »

“You should be outraged”: A US Air Force general gives a lesson in leadership after racist slurs - Quartz

Racial slurs were posted on message boards on the doors of five black students at the US Air Force Academy's preparatory school in Colorado Springs, Colorado earlier this week. In response, superintendent lieutenant general Jay Silveria gathered all ...and more »

'You Should Be Outraged,' Air Force Academy Head Tells Cadets About Racism On Campus - NPR

After racial slurs were scrawled outside black students' doors at the U.S. Air Force Academy's preparatory school, Superintendent Lt. Gen. Jay Silveria gathered all 4,000 cadets in a hall Thursday so they could hear one message: Treat people with ...and more »

Head of Air Force Academy Tells Racists to 'Get Out' After N-Word Written on Black Cadets' Dorm - Inside Edition

The head of the Air Force Academy is condemning racism after five black cadets on the campus found a hateful message, followed by the N-word, scrawled on their dormitory message board earlier this week. Read: Steelers Player Alejandro Villanueva ...and more »

Too bad Trump can't emulate the military when it comes to matters of race - Washington Post

“Go home n—-r.” That was left on the message boards outside the rooms of five African American cadets at the Air Force Academy's prep school outside of Colorado Springs on Thursday. Think of it as September's version of the “Jews will not replace us” ...and more »

Air Force General Addresses Racial Slurs on Campus: 'You Should Be Outraged' - New York Times

The head of the Air Force Academy delivered a resounding message on Thursday in response to racial slurs that were found on the academy's campus, saying that if students could not treat their peers of different races with respect, “then you need to get ...and more »

Air Force Academy Head: Show Respect or Get Out - U.S. News & World Report

Lt. Gen. Jay Silveria says cadets 'should be outraged' following the discovery of racial epithets targeting black students. By Megan Trimble, Associate Editor, Social Media. By Megan Trimble, Associate Editor, Social Media Sept. 29, 2017, at 12:41 p.m ...and more »

Head of Air Force Academy: Racists 'Need to Get Out' - Daily Beast

After racial slurs were found on message boards at the Air Force Academy's preparatory school in Colorado, Lt. Gen. Jay Silveria gathered all 4,000 cadets Thursday and told anyone in attendance that is responsible for it to “get out.” Investigators ...and more »

Authorities: No shooter found in Air Force Academy dorm - USA TODAY

Law enforcement officials completed a search early Saturday and found no evidence of an active shooter at an Air Force Academy dormitory. Authorities said that the Colorado-based academy was placed on lockdown after 12 a.m. ET, and that text messages ...and more »