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  • KEVIN DURANT has sent shockwaves through the NBA by asking out of New York. The 33-year-old forward reportedly wants out of the Brooklyn Nets this off-season. 2Kevin Durant apparently wants out of Brooklyn NetsCredit: Getty Images - Getty 2Kevin Durant looks set to leave Kyrie Irving behind in BrooklynCredit: EPA According to reports, the Nets will trade their star forward away. And that's despite Kyrie Irving committing to another season...
  • Getty P.J. Tucker #17 of the Miami Heat reacts on the floor. The Philadelphia 76ers have officially made their first move of free agency. After weeks of rumored interest, P.J. Tucker is one his way to Philly to reunite with James Harden and Daryl Morey. Shams Charania of The Athletic reported the veteran forward has agreed to a three-year $33.2 million contract that is fully guaranteed. Tucker last...
  • CHICAGO -- Meet Ashante Shomari, a Chicago resident, artist, marshal arts practitioner, and a Black person who identifies as non-binary. They and their partner, Tate Glover, present what could first appear as a "typical" relationship. But listen to their stories and you'll hear powerful testimony about the challenges people who identify as non-binary face: discrimination, misunderstanding, and physical and mental violence.Ash and Tate talk about how they stay grounded, and...
  • The masterful TV universes Fleabag and Normal People have crossed paths time and time again. Andrew Scott’s Hot Priest listened to Connell (Paul Mescal) and Marianne’s (Daisy Edgar-Jones) confessions; Paul Mescal starred in a music video directed by Phoebe Waller-Bridge; and today, one more collaboration hits the list. Mescal and Scott are teaming up for a movie called Extreme Hotness. Not really, though that’s what we’d expect a movie to...
  • Cartoon: Death on the highway
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    The US’s broken immigration policies are the cause of mass deaths of immigrants on the border. This content was created by a Daily Kos Community member. Make YOUR voice heard! Log in or create an account.
  • (CNN) — Cuatro personas murieron y otras tres resultaron gravemente heridas durante una persecución y un choque en Encinal, Texas, en lo que las autoridades describieron como el segundo incidente mortal de tráfico de personas esta semana cerca de la frontera sur. El accidente ocurrió este jueves en la Interestatal 35 a unos 65 kilómetros al norte de Laredo, según un tuit del jueves del teniente Chris Olivarez, portavoz del...
  • LIL Uzi Vert’s auto collection takes car customization to new heights. From an Anime-themed Audi R8 to an off-road-ready Bentley, here’s your look at this 26-year-old rapper’s bespoke vehicle lineup. CarEffex / Instagram 8 Lil Uzi Vert’s Bugatti $1.5m Bugatti Veyron Lil Uzi Vert paid $1.5m for his Bugatti Veyron—and that’s considered a steal. By comparison, Travis Scott paid $5.5m for his Bugatti Veyron—but Scott’s Bugatti...
  • CHICAGO (WLS) -- You may have heard of NFTs, or non-fungible tokens. The I-Team explains what they are and how to avoid NFT scams before you invest.NFTs can be proof of ownership of digital assets like pictures or music. Some artists are cashing-in on the NFT craze but you can also lose money to a volatile market and even scammers.There are no guarantees or government regulations in the NFT world...
  • TAYLOR Swift and British boyfriend Joe Alwyn have secretly got engaged. The loved-up couple have no plans to formally announce their happy news but have ­confided in their inner circle. 3Superstar Taylor Swift and British boyfriend Joe Alwyn have secretly got engaged after confiding in their inner circleCredit: BackGrid 3The loved-up couple have no plans to formally announce their happy newsCredit: Getty A pal of Conversations With Friends actor Joe,...
  • PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Two bodies were found inside an abandoned building in Feltonville. Chopper 3 was over the scene on the 4800 block of North Front Street on Thursday afternoon. Police tell CBS3 they found the bodies earlier on Thursday in the building that used to belong to Ampros Trophy Kings. At this point, homicide detectives do not know how the people died, or even how long they have...
  • Getty Riley Herbst will showcase new colors at Road America. The No. 98 Stewart-Haas Racing Ford Mustang will have a markedly different look for the Xfinity Series race at Road America on July 2 (2:30 p.m. ET, USA). Riley Herbst will showcase Henry Repeating Arms as his primary partner as he takes on the road course. Herbst, who primarily drives a black and green Monster Energy Ford, will...
  • WESTCHESTER, New York (WABC) -- From the bus yard to behind the wheel, a bus driver in Westchester is retiring after 44 years working for Liberty Lines Transit.At 11 years old, Anthony McCaffrey's dream was to be a bus driver.He used to ride his bike to the bus yard."Anytime I saw a bus I begged my mother to take me on it," McCaffrey said.When McCaffrey turned 14, his mother gave...
  • Outgoing Rep. Jim Langevin (D-RI) threw his weight behind Seth Magaziner for the Democratic nod to replace him following a shock poll earlier in the week showing the likely Republican nominee edging out the Democratic contenders. Langevin, who held the seat for roughly 22 years and announced his retirement in January, reportedly declared that it was time for the party to "unite behind the strongest candidate in the race,"...
  • CHICAGO (WLS) -- A Chicago-based co-op is working to change the fashion industry one stitch at a time.It's made up solely of women of color, mostly immigrants and refugees, who collectively have years of experience, talent and skills behind a sewing machine. And they're also helping to save the environment.Originally from Nigeria, Mercy Okuwedei is a co-owner of Blue Tin Production. It's the first apparel manufacturing workers co-operative run by...
  • PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — More than two years after the COVID-19 pandemic began Center City Philadelphia has made a comeback, according to a new report from the Center City District. Good times are brewing at Thank You Thank You Coffee Brewers. Owner Cody McGregor opened the coffee shop located at 6th and Sansom Streets just three weeks ago. It’s one of the 174 new businesses that have opened in Center City...
  • SPORTS minister Nadine Dorries stunned a rugby league audience by talking about rugby union great Jonny Wilkinson. Ms Dorries was launching a report into the social impact of the Rugby League World Cup being held in England in October and November. 1Sports minister Nadine Dorries stunned a rugby league audience by talking about rugby union great Jonny Wilkinson.Credit: Getty But in a speech at a club in St Helens, Merseyside,...
  • Kevin Durant officially wants out of Brooklyn, and his fellow NBA stars went into an absolute frenzy on Twitter once the news broke.  Stop us if you’ve heard this one before, but Kevin Durant is spending his Fourth of July holiday weekend hunting for a new team. It was six years ago that we all sat around wondering if the once unbelievable idea of Kevin Durant joining the Golden State...
  • Police said a Fairfax County officer shot a wanted fugitive in a shopping center parking lot Thursday afternoon, June 30.  According to initial reports, the officer confronted the man around 4:30 p.m. in the Springfield Town Center parking lot, which sparked an "armed confrontation," the Fairfax County Police Department tweeted. Responders took the man to an area hospital for treatment, but they have not released any updates on his condition. The...
  • Ezra Miller did not get into a fight with Austin Butler, a source close to Butler told The Daily Beast. The fake encounter appears to have originated in a June 28 tweet claiming that Butler punched Miller during an argument at a pub in Tokyo. Similar stories have been published by Instagram’s celebrity gossip maven Deuxmoi and the buzzy Twitter account Pop Crave. Butler never went to a pub in...
  • NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. Justice Department has distributed about $92 million in additional compensation from money forfeited by convicted officials and associated companies resulting from the government’s prosecution of corruption in soccer. The money is for compensation for losses sustained by FIFA, the Confederation of North and Central American amd Caribbean Football, the South American governing body CONMEBOL and various national soccer federations. The Justice Department last...
  • RYAN Seacrest, 47, and girlfriend Aubrey Paige, 24, have shared a major Public Display of Affection (PDA) moment in the rare photos from the private pair's getaway to Ibiza. Ryan, 47, and Aubrey, 23, were spotted in public having a romantic lunch together in Spain.  9Ryan Seacrest and Aubrey Paige had lunch in Ibiza, SpainCredit: BackGrid 9Ryan pressed his lips against Aubrey's during lunchCredit: BackGrid Dressed for the summer, the Live with...
  • SPRINGFIELD, Pa. (CBS) — Police are running down leads in Wednesday’s deadly road rage shooting in Delaware County. On Thursday, detectives returned to the scene to search for more surveillance video. They also put up an electronic sign, urging drivers to call 911 with tips. READ MORE: New Jersey Woman Diagnosed With Breast Cancer Finds New Calling In ComedyThe search is ramping up for the gunman in the deadly road...
  • Even after Donald Trump's lies about election fraud resulted in the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol, four prominent election deniers have toured the country pushing the conspiracy theory. An NPR investigation tracked events attended by four prominent election deniers and found they have spoken at at least 308 events in 45 states. The four included in the investigation included MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell, who was at 45 events...
  • Washington (CNN)Rep. Judy Chu of California was among the more than 100 people arrested at an abortion rights protest in Washington, DC, on Thursday, according to a statement from her office. "When I first heard Roe was overturned, I immediately thought of who would be most harmed by this decision: a young girl who is a survivor of rape, a woman who cannot afford to travel to another state to...
  • Merrick Garland Fast Facts
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    (CNN)Here's a look at the life of Attorney General Merrick Garland, former chief judge of the US Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit, and one time Supreme Court nominee.PersonalBirth date: November 13, 1952Birth place: Chicago, IllinoisBirth name: Merrick Brian GarlandRead MoreFather: Cyril Garland, founder of an advertising agencyMother: Shirley (Horwitz) Garland, community volunteerMarriage: Lynn (Rosenman) Garland (1987-present)Children: Jessica, 1992; Rebecca, 1990Education: Harvard University, A.B., 1974, graduated summa cum laude;...
  • (CNN)A US delegation that traveled to Venezuela this week was unable to secure the release of any of the Americans detained there.US Special President Envoy for Hostage Affairs Roger Carstens was able to meet with wrongfully detained Americans while in the capital city of Caracas and discussed "with senior Maduro regime officials the importance of ensuring that they receive appropriate care where needed," a State Department spokesperson told CNN. However,...
  • (CNN Business)Even as its ridership was decimated by the pandemic in 2020, Uber recorded 141 reports of rape on its platform in the United States, the company disclosed in its safety report released Thursday. The 78-page report, which covers 2019 and 2020, is the second-ever Uber has released regarding safety incidents following a CNN investigation into sexual assault and abuse on the ride-hailing platform four years ago.In its latest report,...
  • PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A New Jersey woman was diagnosed with Stage 3 breast cancer and it upended her life’s journey. She found a new calling in something she’s always loved, comedy. Now she’s sharing her voice and her story through the healing power of laughter. READ MORE: WATCH: Eagles' Jordan Mailata Sings 'Wanted Dead Or Alive' At Sea Isle Bar During Eagles FundraiserTo watch Queen Stewart on stage is to...
  • What is Taylor Swift’s net worth?
    the-sun.com | 1 hour(s) ago What is Taylor Swift’s net worth?
    SUPERSTAR Taylor Swift is a famed musician who has accomplished a number of things in her career. On June 30, 2022, The Sun revealed Taylor and her longtime partner, Joe Alywn, are engaged. 2 After a long number of years in the music business, sleuths have called Taylor Swift's net worth into question What is Taylor Swift's net worth? Per CelebrityNetWorth.com, Taylor Swift's net worth is reportedly worth $400million. The...
  • WEST HAM’S move for Arnaut Danjuma is on the brink of collapse. And the Hammers are now turning their attention to former loanee and free agent Jesse Lingard as a replacement. 2West Ham have failed to agree personal terms with Arnaut DanjumaCredit: Getty 2The Hammers could turn their attention back to Jesse LingardCredit: Getty Talks were held with Villarreal about a potential £35m move for Dutch winger Danjuma, but agreeing...
  • UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council adopted a resolution Thursday extending an arms embargo on armed groups in Congo, which is facing an upsurge in violence in the mineral-rich east, with Russia, China and its three African members abstaining. Congo’s government has repeatedly called for the lifting of a requirement that it give advance notice of any shipments of arms and military supplies as well as military assistance...
  • Alexa PenaVega, best known for her role in the Spy Kids franchise, opened up about her relationship with God and how it inspired her to leave Hollywood for a "heart reset." PenaVega, 33, shared her story in an interview published Wednesday promoting her newly released memoir What if Love is the Point? Living for Jesus in a Self-Consumed World. Her husband and fellow actor, Carlos PenaVega, was struggling...
  • BUSTER DOUGLAS produced one of the biggest shocks in the history of sport in Tokyo 32 years ago. The Ohio heavyweight took on the fearsome Mike Tyson and was expected to be blown away in the bout at Tokyo Dome. 4Buster Douglas stunned the world when he beat Mike Tyson in 1990Credit: AP:Associated Press 4Douglas knocked Tyson out in Tokyo in one of boxing's biggest ever upsetsCredit: AP:Associated Press Douglas...
  • PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — There is a crisis of pregnancy-related deaths for moms and babies that is especially bad in Philadelphia. According to the Health Department, maternal mortality in Philadelphia is a crisis for mainly Black women. Poverty gets much of the blame, but doctors’ attitudes are also an issue. That is what this new training program aims to change. READ MORE: 71-Year-Old West Chester Woman Gored By Bison At Yellowstone...
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  • YOU would think there’s nothing new to say about the life and times of Muhammad Ali, the subject of a ton of books, two full-length feature films and many TV documentaries. But David Hannigan, a history professor and Irish Times columnist, has produced nearly 300 fascinating pages revealing what he got up to in the 15 years between his last fight in 1981 and when he lit the Atlanta Olympic...
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  • PARIS (AP) — French champion Paris Saint-Germain made its first signing of the offseason by bringing in midfielder Vitinha from Portuguese side Porto on Thursday. PSG said the 22-year-old Portugal international has signed a five-year contract until 2027. No financial details were given in the club’s statement but Vitinha reportedly cost PSG 40 million euros ($42 million). He is seen as an eventual replacement for PSG’s 29-year-old Italy midfielder...
  • A suspect is in the hospital after a shooting at a Springfield, Virginia, mall. It happened at the Springfield Town Center on Thursday before 5:30 p.m., police said. More Virginia News More Fairfax County News Initial reports say police tried to stop a man who is wanted when an “armed confrontation” happened. Below is the area where it happened. This story is developing. Check back with WTOP for...
  • SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Looking to avoid power blackouts, California may turn to the one energy source it’s otherwise desperate to get rid of: fossil fuels. A sweeping energy proposal from Gov. Gavin Newsom’s office would put the state in the business of buying power to ensure there’s enough to go around during heat waves that strain the grid. But some critics say the method of getting there is...