Weeks away from learning his sentence for the murder of George Floyd, former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin is seeking a new trial, arguing that the overwhelming publicity surrounding the case deprived him of due process.
A police officer came to the aid of several ducklings trapped in a storm drain in St Petersburg, Florida.Video shared by the St Petersburg Police Department on May 5 shows an officer lifting the ducklings out of a drain.“Officer Weidner was flagged down by crossing guards in the area of 70 and MLK in reference to baby ducks being stuck in a drain,” wrote the police department on Facebook. “He didn’t hesitate to rescue them!” Credit: St. Petersburg Police Department via Storyful
Juventus, Real Madrid, Barcelona, and AC Milan are reportedly refusing to decommit from the Super League and could face serious discipline.
More than 200 global organizations urged the U.N. Security Council on Wednesday to impose an arms embargo on Myanmar, saying the time for statements has passed and immediate action is needed to help protect peaceful protesters against military rule and other opponents of the junta. “Imposing a global arms embargo on Myanmar is the minimum necessary step the Security Council should take in response to the military’s escalating violence.” The organizations urged the United Kingdom, the Security Council nation in charge of drafting resolutions on Myanmar, “to begin negotiations on a resolution authorizing an arms embargo as soon as possible.”
"The racist abuse sent to Raheem Sterling is unacceptable and we do not want it on Instagram," the statement said. Two City supporters were banned from football matches for five years in January last year for racially abusing Sterling.
Medical Director of the Russ Group Dr. Dori Russ joined Yahoo Finance Live to break down the impacts of the White House supporting the waiving of IP protections for COVID vaccines.
Hollywood actress and entrepreneur Jessica Alba can add co-founder of a publicly-traded company to her social media feeds.Honest Co, the company she co-founded in 2011, surged more than 40 percent in its Wednesday market debut - giving the eco-conscious consumer goods company a market value of roughly $2 billion.(SOT- JESSICA ALBA)"This is a monumental day for Honest as we officially become a public company. Now, more than ever, health and wellness have taken center stage. And looking back at 2020, I think we can all agree that in order to thrive, you need your health."The stock jumped as high as $23.88 after pricing at the mid-point offer price of $16 a share.The IPO raised nearly $413 million. Honest is planning to use some of the proceeds to fund an expansion beyond the eco-friendly baby products, vitamins, sunscreen and sanitizers sold online and through partnerships with traditional brick-and-mortar retailers.Last year it saw a 28 percent surge in revenues to $300 million thanks to demand for its cleaning products, which helped it cut losses in half to just $14.5 million.Honest's market debut comes amid an upswing in demand for new stock market listings.The next one on the hot list: meat alternative company Impossible Foods. Sources tell Reuters the plant-based meat company is looking to go public at a $10 billion valuation.
The report said Hubbard was effectively guaranteed a spot in the women’s super heavyweight category after the International Olympic Committee approved an amendment to the qualifying system due to disruption caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. She has been eligible to compete in the Olympics since 2015, when the IOC issued new guidelines allowing any transgender athlete to compete as a woman provided their testosterone levels are below 10 nanomoles per litre for at least 12 months before their first competition. Weightlifting has been at the centre of the debate over the fairness of transgender athletes competing in women’s sports, and Hubbard's presence in Tokyo is set to attract huge media attention as well as criticism from fellow lifters and coaches.
“Wintry” storms churned above southeastern England on Wednesday, May 5, as a low front caused temperatures to plunge, the Met Office said.The Met Office forecast showers, sleet, and snow for parts of the UK on Wednesday afternoon.Footage shared on Twitter shows hailstones falling in North Kent on Wednesday afternoon. Credit: @alex_wx_tornado via Storyful
The former "Beverly Hills, 90210" star opens up about raising three daughters and making big family decisions.
Kawhi Leonard is getting into the music business. No, really.
Fox Corporation said profit in its third fiscal quarter rose owing to increases in value of some of its outside investments, even as overall revenue fell due to comparisons with 2020, which contained a Super Bowl and a red-hot news cycle focused on the Trump administration and the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. Revenue fell […]
The San Francisco-based company said Wednesday that its bookings jumped 24% to $19.5 billion __ an all-time high __ in the January-March period. Uber said its delivery bookings rose 166% from the same period last year. “Uber is starting to fire on all cylinders, as more consumers are riding with us again while continuing to use our expanding delivery offerings,” Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi said in a statement.
The reality-TV icon and mom tips us off to the products she's relied on must during the pandemic.
With COVID-19 vaccine demand declining in the United States, some Canadians facing third-wave lockdowns are flying south to get inoculated, perhaps months earlier than they would be able to at home. Jimmy Simmons, 37, saw friends in their 40s struggling to get a shot in the hard-hit Canadian province of Ontario. Simmons, who works in real estate, is not yet eligible for a vaccine in Ontario.
Waterson, who is ranked ninth among strawweights and coming off a win over Angela Hill, loved the experience of what was clearly a grueling exercise.
Nearly 30 abducted Nigerian college students have been freed, a local official said on Wednesday, two months after heavily armed gunmen kidnapped them from their campus in the north of the country.
According to Lopez, "beauty has no expiration date."
Uber beat analysts' expectations in Q1 on the strength of its delivery business.
A new podcast from MAKERS will discuss workplace culture and how companies are going about the important DEI work necessary for progress.