Warren teen survives life-threatening COVID encounter
- Atlanta Black Star
‘Poses Real Problems’: Ex Minneapolis Cop Has Murder Conviction Reversed and Sentencing Reduced; New Precedence Draws Concern as Derek Chauvin Seeks to Appeal His Conviction
Minneapolis’ first cop to be convicted of murder may regain his freedom sooner than anticipated. In an unprecedented turn of events, a Minnesota judge re-sentenced […]
- Miami Herald
The citizen science project included more than 21,000 ticks collected across the country.
- KSWB - San Diego
Customers at a mall near San Diego say they were confused by the smoke and thought the store may have been on fire. Police identified three suspects.
- Rolling Stone
Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) has accused Fauci and NIH of funding research in Wuhan that led to Covid-19, but the nation's top epidemiologist said the senator is "absolutely incorrect"
- The Daily Beast
TwitterHouston cops carrying out a welfare check on an apartment found a nightmare: three siblings abandoned and living with the skeletal remains of a fourth.“A very horrific situation out here, very tragic,” Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez said at a Sunday press conference. “I’ve been in this business a long time and I had never heard of a scenario like this. It really caught me by surprise.”The surviving children were ages 15, 10, and 7, and they had been living in “deplorable conditions” fo
Official data says 8.5 million people got Covid-19 in Africa, but more accurate estimates puts the number closer to 60 million.
- Fort Worth Star-Telegram
A North Texas resident and first responders are being honored for saving the life of a 2-year-old boy who fell into a pond.
- Eating Well
For many of us, the idea of making breakfast every day can be a little overwhelming. And as a dietitian on a budget, getting takeout every morning isn't in the cards for me either. But having a healthy, filling breakfast doesn't have to take a lot of time.
Mike Mora, photographer and husband of singer Kelis, revealed that his doctors told him there’s nothing left they can do […] The post Kelis’ husband gives update on cancer battle: ‘They couldn’t do anything else for me’ appeared first on TheGrio.
- The Guardian
The Audubon Naturalist Society, based in the Washington DC area, seeks to distance itself from controversial 19-century ornithologist Images from the book The Birds of America 1827-1838 by John James Audubon. Audubon, who achieved fame through his detailed studies and illustrations of American birds, was a slaveholder. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images A leading US conservation group, the Audubon Naturalist Society (ANS), has announced it will change its name, due to the “pain” caused by the 19th-cen
- Atlanta Black Star
Draya Michele‘s attire at Drake’s birthday party on Saturday, Oct. 23, caused an uproar on social media after fans condemned the reality star for her […]
Floyd Mayweather reportedly refused to take a selfie with a male teenage fan because his nails were painted. Mayweather allegedly […] The post Floyd Mayweather refused to take selfie with boy for wearing nail polish appeared first on TheGrio.
- Washington Examiner
KERRVILLE, Texas (AP) — A driver lost control during a Texas drag racing event on an airport runway and slammed into a crowd of spectators, killing two children and injuring eight other people, authorities said.
- Idaho Statesman
Tonight, we mourn those lost at the Boise Towne Square mass shooting. Tomorrow, we need to figure out how to stop it from happening again. | Editorial
The groundbreaking legal fight to free Happy the lonely elephant by granting her the same rights as person
Animal rights activists are hoping New York’s highest court can finally grant freedom to Happy, the female Asian elephant who has been held in captivity in the Bronx Zoo most of her life. The pursuit of Happy’s happiness: Nonhuman Rights Project (NhRP), the animal rights group leading the fight for Happy’s freedom, is relying on the New York Court of Appeals to recognize the elephant’s “personhood” in a last-ditch effort to save her, reported Time. Happy is believed to have been taken from her family in Asia as a baby in the early 1970s, according to the NhRP website.
- NBC News
A 15-year-old boy reported the body of his 9-year-old brother was in the room next to his, the Harris County Sheriff's Office said. The child had been dead for a year, he told authorities.
- KABC – Los Angeles
Three people were found dead inside a home on Balboa Island in Newport Beach Monday morning. It happened in the 100 block of Diamond Avenue just before 8:30 a.m.
The relocation package also includes a year's membership to the local YMCA, gift cards to the farmer's market and tickets to productions at the local playhouse
- Business Insider
Hooters waitress reveals how much she makes in tips, with one shift netting her as much as $408 on top of her $2.13 hourly wage
Kirsten Songer, who works at Hooters, used a TikTok video to discuss the tips she earns on top of her hourly wage of $2.13.
- Women's Health
The 30-year-old songstress brought her killer abs to the yoga-themed birthday bash she threw for her sister. And she looked fierce.