Karl-Anthony Towns (Minnesota Timberwolves) with an assist vs the Detroit Pistons, 05/11/2021
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- Charlotte Observer
It wasn’t the Emancipation Proclamation, but rather “General Order No. 3”
- Lexington Herald-Leader
That dead mule is kicking “at the very fundamental, hallowed, principle of letting everybody vote and counting those fairly and accepting the outcome,” says Larry Webster.
- The Telegraph
Hong Kong police arrested five directors at the Apple Daily newspaper early on Thursday morning, including its editor-in-chief, local media reported, in the latest blow to the newspaper's jailed owner Jimmy Lai. Hong Kong Police's National Security Department said in a statement that five directors of a company had been arrested on suspicion of collusion with a foreign country or with external elements to endanger national security. It said only that the five included four men and a woman aged b
- Raleigh News and Observer
Chris Craven’s widow says he was complying with police orders when they shot him at least 15 times. The officers say they feared for their lives.
- Fort Worth Star-Telegram
In an interview with McClatchy, Anthony Fauci discusses the Delta variant and his plans to eventually return to research.
- Idaho Statesman
“Mark Cuban approached me about a role as special advisor and I am happy to support my Mavs,” the Mavs icon said.
The Paraceratherium linxiaense was taller than a giraffe and weighed as much as four large African elephants.
- LA Times
Pop star Taylor Swift announced Friday that 'Red (Taylor's Version)' will be the highly anticipated follow-up to her rerecording of 'Fearless.'
Health agencies and medics tells the BBC of a growing crisis facing low-income African nations.
Three astronauts successfully take off for China's longest ever human spaceflight mission.
- The State
“It’s just sad that someone would be such a monster and so cruel.”
- Kansas City Star
Ever seen a scared cottonmouth?
- LA Times
Movies on TV this week: June 20: Alfred Hitchcock films on TCM'The Man Who Knew Too Much' 1934 and 1956; 'Psycho'; 'Rear Window'; 'The 39 Steps'; 'Vertigo'
An upcoming book from Wall Street Journal reporter Mike Bender alleges former President Donald Trump blamed his son-in-law for the civil unrest that erupted in the country following the death of George Floyd. The book titled “Frankly, We Did Win This Election: The Inside Story of How Trump Lost,” includes firsthand accounts from some of Trump’s closest advisers, “who spoke to me on the condition of deep background, an agreement that meant I could share their stories without direct attribution,” Bender wrote for Politico. In the book, Bender describes how Trump privately told advisers that he didn’t push back hard enough against protesters in the wake of Floyd’s killing by Minneapolis police in May 2020.
- The Daily Beast
Photos Bernalillo County Jail/FacebookThe husband of a Colorado Springs woman who has been missing for more than two years was arrested for her murder on Wednesday.Dane Kallungi, 38, was arrested and charged with first-degree murder in the death of Jepsy Amaga Kallungi, 26, who has been missing since April 2019. Kallungi was found trying to get onto an Air Force base in Albuquerque, New Mexico, according to KKTV.To our community—Yesterday, Dane Kallungi was taken into custody in New Mexico for t
- CBS News
The 28-year-old was attempting to jump 351 feet during a performance at the Moses Lake Air Show when he crashed.
- Washington Examiner
As Russia mounted 100,000 troops on the Ukrainian border in March, the White House and the Department of Defense readied a $100 million military assistance package that was frozen once President Joe Biden announced a summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin, according to reports.
- Business Insider
The latest CDC data show that two-thirds of Americans 18 and older have received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine.
- USA TODAY
The system is expected to produce up to 12 inches of rain through the weekend throughout Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama and Florida.
Daredevil Alex Harvill, 28, crashed his motorcycle while practicing to perform a 351-foot jump at an airshow in Washington state on June 17.