The Sentinel - Hot

Breakout: Today's trending topics

Not real news roundup: Here's a look at what didn't happen this week

All of these stories were shared widely on social media. That doesn't make them true. Here are the facts. Read more

Become a member today for only $3!

Michigan-Wisconsin showdown kicks off 5 top college football games to watch

Here are five college football games that are must-see TV this weekend. Read more

2 people detained as about 75 people gather at Area 51 gate; more join festivals nearby

At least two were detained by deputies as people arrived at the once-secret Area 51 military base in Nevada — at the time appointed by an internet hoaxster to "storm" the facility to see space aliens. Read more

Blackface, brownface, redface: Why whites' imitation of minorities offends and shocks today

A scandal surrounding Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau after a yearbook photo surfaced showing him in brownface at a 2001 costume par… Read more

Who's running for president? Meet the 2020 Democratic candidates

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is the latest candidate to drop out of the presidential race. That leaves about several Democrats lookin… Read more

Here's where you can find the pizza capitals of the US

From politics to environmental issues, controversy runs rampant. But one thing remains beloved by (almost) everyone: pizza. So in honor of … Read more

Area 51 Raid: Alien enthusiasts gather near base despite warnings

#StormArea51: Here's how things are shaping up for the (possibly dangerous) event. Let's just say... problematic. Read more