Voters in Texas’ 6th Congressional District are heading to the polls for a runoff election after Rep. Ron Wright fell to Covid-19 in February. NBC News’ Priscilla Thompson reports on how Wright’s widow, Susan Wright, is working to fill his seat.
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REUTERSAfter Jussie Smollett spilled all the tea he could on Monday, Special Prosecutor Dan Webb put the focus back on the attack on the Empire star that the actor allegedly staged in a brutal cross examination on Tuesday.Webb, a lawyer’s lawyer who nailed corrupt judges and cops when he served as the U.S. attorney for the district including Chicago and who prosecuted Ronald Reagan’s national security adviser and deposed the president as special counsel in the Iran-Contra affair, shifted the foc
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"I'm here to show that I can fight through this. I'm feeling it. I'm vulnerable. I'm open."
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Brooke Shields, 56, looks strong in a yellow bathing suit on the beach after her leg injury in a new photo. She broke her femur in February and is on the mend.
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Celtics trade two veterans and a young wing to secure the team’s third star in new B/R trade proposal
It's not implausible, and we'd have to think about this one a while before making a decision.
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Michelle Beadle has further elaborated on the idea that LeBron James wanted her fired from ESPN. In November, on her own podcast, Beadle said that she found out that James tried to get her axed. This week, Beadle went on the "House of Strauss" ...
The acquitted Kenosha shooter said he'd once rooted for the Lakers star.
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YouTubeA man accused of racially profiling a Black worker in a Tennessee parking garage with his white mom has been charged with assault after a video of the altercation went viral on social media, the Nashville Metro police said.According to an arrest warrant filed Dec. 2, Edward Brennan took a swing at Johnny Martinez, who was checking cars for parking permits in the Nashville garage, after his mom called the police because Martinez refused to show them identification. “A reasonable person wou
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Mark Meadows says Trump was never more 'despondent' than when the Supreme Court rejected Texas' lawsuit to overturn the 2020 election
The lawsuit argued that Biden's victories in key battleground states should be thrown out over unsubstantiated allegations of widespread voter fraud.
Defensive backs Micah Hyde and Jordan Poyer accused TV journalist Jerry Sullivan of lacking respect.
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The Ravens employed a little-used strategy in Sunday’s loss to the Steelers, having safety Chuck Clark intentionally jump offside late in the game. But Ravens coach John Harbaugh didn’t want to talk about it. “I don’t need to get into the strategy of it all,” Harbaugh said. “But sometimes, it is, [and] sometimes, it isn’t.” [more]
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Exit International Switzerland has just legalized a new way to die by assisted suicide. The country’s medical review board has authorized the use of the Sarco Suicide Pod, which is a 3-D-printed portable coffin-like capsule with windows that can be transported to a tranquil place for a person’s final moments of life. Conventional assisted-suicide methods have generally involved a chemical substance. Inventor Philip Nitschke of Exit International told the website SwissInfo.ch that his “death pod”
Jennifer Eakins is here to help you decide who’s no longer worth keeping on fantasy teams with one week left to get rosters ready for the postseason.
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Ethan MillerRep. Dan Crenshaw (R-TX) on Tuesday torched some of his most prominent Republican colleagues this week, calling members of the hard-right House Freedom Caucus “grifters” and “performance artists” who only “know how to say slogans real well.”And perhaps surprisingly, Crenshaw came to the defense of current GOP pariah and avowed Trump critic Adam Kinzinger, praising the retiring Illinois congressman for his conservative voting record.Speaking at a Texas campaign event on Sunday, Crensh
A Black family traveling with a newborn baby was kicked off an American Airlines flight on Sunday as they headed […] The post Black family to sue American Airlines after being kicked off plane in Charlotte, N.C. appeared first on TheGrio.
“Being trans has not affected my ability to do this sport and being able to continue is very rewarding," she said.
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The #49ers are down to one (1) healthy running back after Sunday's game.
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In a new Instagram video, Britney Spears wore a hot pink top that was complete with a square neckline and short puff-sleeves. She paired the crop top with skinny jeans and black pointed-toe pumps.
Man ‘Executed’ His Ex-Girlfriend On Thanksgiving While She Was On Date With Another Man, Prosecutors Allege
An Illinois man has been accused of gunning down his ex-girlfriend on Thanksgiving while she was on a date with another man. Robert “Bobby” J. Tarr, 48, is now facing three counts of first-degree murder in the death of his ex-girlfriend Leslie Reeves—who had taught self-defense courses in the community and was an outspoken advocate against domestic violence. Tarr is also facing one count of attempted first-degree murder in connection with the shooting of Christopher J. Smith, 48, who had been on
While the British media have played up the rivalry between Kate Middleton and Meghan Markle for years now, a new book is shedding some light on the fact that they really do have kind things to say about each other behind closed doors. Christopher Andersen’s Brothers and Wives: Inside the Private Lives of William, Kate, Harry, […]
Verstappen says that Formula 1 becoming more about rules than racing.