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It's too bad we don't have have anything that unites us like World Cup soccer

Scientists at the Institute of Geologic and Atmospheric Investigations in Mexico detected a small earthquake after that country’s national soccer team (nickname “El Tri”) scored a goal in a 1-0 upset of Germany at this summer’s World Cup in Russia. The institute reported the quake was sparked in “an artificial manner,” registering the impacts of tens of thousands of fans jumping for joy.

‘We’re not going anywhere, we’ve seen this before,’ says Durham pastor

Downtown Durham is growing outward. In its path are places like Mt. Vernon Baptist , a historic African-American church. While the neighborhood around it changes and most members drive to church from further away, Mt. Vernon has no plans to leave.