Wendell Brown and son

Former Ball State football player Wendell Brown has languished in a Chinese jail for over 500 days, and his parents are still waiting for answers from the U.S. government. Brown, 32, was arrested after a bar fight in 2016. Surveillance video shows Brown defending himself as bottles were being thrown at him.

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LaVar Ball President Trump

It's hard to keep making excuses for President Trump who uses a microblogging platform to engage in public battles with opinionated Americans like LaVar Ball.

Ball's 18-year-old son LiAngelo, brother of Lakers rookie Lonzo Ball, was arrested along with two other UCLA freshmen for stealing a pair of Louis Vuitton sunglasses at a high end mall in China earlier this month.

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Wendell Brown

When Antoinette Brown saw the news that three UCLA basketball players were arrested for shoplifting in China, her heart sank. She thought about the pain their parents would go through.

“I felt bad for them because I know what we’ve been through," she said. "I thought, these poor guys and their families are going to go through hell."

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UCLA players President Trump PResident Xi

Three UCLA men's basketball players are on their way home to the United States after their arrests for shoplifting in China last week. LiAngelo Ball, 18, Cody Riley, 19, and Jalen Hill, 17, were released on bond under the condition that they remained on house arrest at the Hyatt Hangzhou hotel.

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