‘The heart is here’: why the Warriors’ success is more bitter than sweet

Although the teams move to San Francisco is only across the Bay, longtime Warriors fans based in Oakland are feeling left behind As fans streamed into the Oracle Arena in Oakland for the third game of the NBA Finals, the excitement for the Golden State Warriors was tinged with melancholy a victory parade that could feel, at times, like a funeral march. In a few weeks, the team will no longer call Oakland home, moving across the Bay to the $1bn Chase Center in San Francisco. The move is only 16 miles by car but for many fans of the Warriors, who have been playing in Oakland for 47 years, it feels much farther representing a betrayal of the city …

Suspect in Lyra McKee murder arrested in Northern Ireland

(CNN)Police investigating the April murder of Northern Irish journalist Lyra McKee arrested a suspect on Thursday. McKee was standing close to a police vehicle on April 18 when she was wounded by a single gunman firing shots into a residential area. She died soon after from her injuries, police said. She is the first journalist to be killed in the United Kingdom since 2001, according to nonprofit organization the Committee to Protect Journalists. McKee had been identified as a rising star in journalism, and spent much of her career reporting on the reverberations of sectarian conflict in her home country. Her funeral in April was attended by leaders of British and Irish politics, and a mural dedicated to her has …

These Starbucks Drinks Are The Prettiest Sips Made For The Gram

Courtesy of Starbucks 6 Instagram-Worthy Starbucks Drinks That’ll Give Your Feed A Pop Of Color By Lara Walsh a day ago Now that the unofficial start of summer has come and gone, you can catch me sitting on a patio with a refreshing drink in hand as often as possible. In my opinion, Starbucks has some of the prettiest options around if you’re looking to brighten up your Instagram feed, while also pulling double-duty on fueling up your day in the most delicious way possible. Looking for some inspiration? These six Instagram-worthy Starbucks drinks are sure to give your feed a pop of color and draw plenty of “likes” this patio season. While I’m all for ordering a classic cappuccino …