Top stories from Dec. 8, 2021.
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- The Daily Beast
Reuters/Arnd WiegmannTheatrical rock superstar Meat Loaf, whose Bat Out of Hell is one of the bestselling albums of all time, has died at the age of 74. Reports say the singer and actor had recently fallen sick with COVID-19.In an emotional statement posted to Facebook early Friday, the performer’s family said he was with his wife when he died and had said his final goodbyes to his two daughters in the past 24 hours. The star sold 100 million albums in his five-decade career and starred in movie
Rest in peace, rockstar.
A neighbour made the grim discovery after peering through his window.
The Keeping Up the Kardashians alum posted a series of images of herself only wearing a bikini, fuzzy boots and sunglasses during a ski trip in Aspen, Colorado on Thursday
Dakota Johnson made an appearance on 'The Late Late Show' last night, wearing a red Magda Butrym mini dress so short that Johnson was a little worried. James Corden noticed and offered his jacket to Johnson on camera in a slightly awkward exchange.
- Business Insider
The former Trump lawyer Jenna Ellis says the January 6 committee members are subpoenaing her because they're 'mad they can't date' her
Ellis was subpoenaed on Tuesday, along with the former Trump lawyers Rudy Giuliani, Sidney Powell, and Boris Epshteyn.
- The Daily Beast
ABCOn Thursday night, Jimmy Kimmel gleefully ran down the significant legal problems facing former President Donald Trump during his monologue.“The legal woes for Trump are piling up,” said Kimmel. “The attorney general in New York says she has evidence that the Trump Organization engaged in a pattern of deception, and today we learned that the DA in Fulton County, Georgia, has requested a special grand jury to look into his post-election shenanigans there. On top of that, the Supreme Court clea
- USA TODAY Opinion
If successful, a civil action for fraud under New York law could expose Trump to millions of dollars in damages and even dissolution of his business.
- Tacoma News Tribune
A wall of water 60 feet high could hit some coastal areas of Washington state.
- NBC Sports Boston
The Bruins were pretty upset with Garnet Hathaway's hit on Brad Marchand during Thursday's game. Here's what Bruce Cassidy and David Pastrnak had to say about it.
A man says he lives in one of New York City's smallest apartments for $950 a month. Take a look inside the 100-square-foot space.
"In New York, you're always out and about, so the city is kind of your living room," Ron Ervin told Insider of the tiny apartment in Harlem.
- Footwear News
Britney Spears makes purple look edgy.
A California mother and so, who plunged to their deaths from theconcourse level of Petco Park during a San Diego Padres game last September was ruled a murder-suicide, police said. The deaths of Racquel Wilkins, 40, and her 2-year-old son, Denzel Browning-Wilkins, were determined to be non-accidental following an “exhaustive investigation,” according to a San Diego Police Department press release. The mother and son died after falling several stories from the Major League Baseball stadium in San
- Yahoo Sports Canada
Tom Wilson threw a huge body check on Anton Blidh, knocking the Bruins forward out of Thursday's game.
- State College Centre Daily Times
Is this rescue a dog or coyote? You be the judge.
- NBC Sports BayArea
Gary Payton II wasn't scared of Goga Bitadze.
- NBC Sports
San Francisco 49ers vs Green Bay Packers: Weather forecast for Saturday night’s Divisional Round game
The 2022 NFL Playoffs continue this weekend with just eight teams left in the Divisional Round. First, on Saturday afternoon, the Cincinnati Bengals take on the Tennesee Titans (4:30 p.m. ET) then at 8:15 p.m. it’s the San Francisco 49ers vs Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field. See below for the full 2022 NFL Divisional
- Lions Wire
The first 2022 NFL mock draft from Daniel Jeremiah projects Aidan Hutchinson and Malik Willis to the Lions in the 1st round
- Entertainment Weekly
"Newer people just walking in there don't really have much of a chance," says Tom Nichols.
The decision blocking Trump's use of executive privilege in the Capitol riot investigation is also a "nail in the coffin" for the two former aides, said Neal Katyal.