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McCoy was arrested July 24 on suspicion of felony intimate partner violence with injury.
The Gateses said at the time that they had reached agreement on how to divide their marital assets. No details of that agreement were disclosed in the final divorce order filed on Monday in King County Superior Court in Seattle. The court did not issue money, property or spousal support judgments in the divorce.
Several House Democrats have called on House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy to apologize to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi or resign after audio surfaced of him saying at a weekend fundraiser that it would be “hard not to hit her” with a gavel if he’s sworn in as speaker after the 2022 midterm elections.
Perceived gunfire during a fight at a basketball tournament in Manheim, Pennsylvania, on Sunday, August 1, led to a stampede that left 12 people injured, according to local police.Six people were transported to local hospitals and about six others were treated on the scene, according to the East Hempfield Police Department.Several people reported hearing a gunshot at the Spooky Nook Sports Complex when responders arrived at the scene, the department wrote in a press release.Police had no witnesses who could confirm seeing a gun and there were no victims of gunfire as of Monday, the department said.On Monday, Spooky Nook Sports released a statement saying, “This was a very emotional experience for everyone involved – from the guests to our employees. We now know that security footage showed no evidence of a guest with a gun. However, it doesn’t make the moment any less terrifying. We continue to prioritize the safety and security of anyone who comes into our facility and will continue to take steps to ensure just that.”East Hempfield Police Department is continuing to investigate this incident. Credit: Anthony Enos via Storyful
The U.N. General Assembly approved a resolution Monday establishing a Permanent Forum of People of African Descent to provide expert advice on addressing the challenges of racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and intolerance. The resolution adopted by consensus by the 193-member world body also calls for the forum to serve as “a platform for improving the safety and quality of life and livelihoods of people of African descent” and their full inclusion in the societies where they live. The forum’s establishment comes during the International Decade for People of African Descent, established by the General Assembly, which began on Jan. 1, 2015, and ends on Dec. 31, 2024.
The Imagen Foundation has announced nominations for the 36th annual Imagen Awards, honoring film and TV shows that celebrate Latino talent. In the best feature film field, Netflix landed two: “Mucho Mucho Amor: The Legend of Walter Mercado” (photo, above) and “Ya No Estoy Aqui” / “I’m No Longer Here.” The streamer also received TV […]
Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega is to stand for a fourth consecutive term in November's general election, his Sandinista National Liberation Front (FSLN) party said on Monday.
Spirit Airlines passengers reported being stranded in Orlando, Florida, on Sunday, August 1, after the airline canceled flights.Video filmed by Alexis Lazer shows passengers searching for their luggage in a baggage claim area in Orlando on Sunday.“Thank you @spiritairlines for cancelling flights last minute 2 days in a row keeping us stranded at each airport… Oh and thank you so much for taking such good care of everyone’s bags,” Lazer wrote on Instagram.“We are experiencing operational challenges in some areas of our network,” Spirit said in a tweet on August 2.Reports said Spirit canceled flights in several locations, including Puerto Rico, Fort Lauderdale, and Las Vegas.The Association of Flight Attendants-CWA released a statement denying that the Spirit Airlines cancellations were due to an employee strike.The AFA said, “Spirit Airlines is experiencing operational issues causing flight delays and cancellations due to weather, schedule month changeover, and IT outages. A few news outlets have incorrectly reported that this may be due to a strike. This is not true. There is no flight attendant strike. Crews are not the issue. Management is proactively cancelling flights today to recover the operation and prevent further disruption for passengers.” Credit: Alexis Lazer via Storyful
The BBC has announced it is broadcasting a star-studded concert live from Wembley Stadium to celebrate Team GB’s return from the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. The 90-minute concert, which will include artists such as Nile Rogers, Laura Mvula and Yungblud, will take place at The SSE Arena on Sunday, Aug. 15, at 7:30 p.m. in […]
Matt Damon is insisting that he has never used the “f-slur” following backlash from a recent interview. In an article posted by the U.K.’s Sunday Times, the “Stillwater” star was quoted saying he had stopped using the offensive term “months ago” when his daughter wrote him a “treatise” on “how that word is dangerous.” But […]
Joe Root called his friend Ben Stokes the heartbeat of the England team, without compare in world cricket even. Stokes' decision last week to miss the series while he handles mental health issues and a four-month-old broken finger that refuses to heal was a severe blow to England's chances of paying back India for being thrashed 3-1 in March.
A Black man who said a group of white men assaulted him and threatened to “get a noose” at a southern Indiana lake is facing criminal charges more than a year after the confrontation that earlier led to charges against two of the alleged attackers.
Ex-con and former Gov. Rod Blagojevich sued his home state Monday for booting him from the governor’s seat after his 2008 arrest for corruption and stripping him of his right to run for elective office in Illinois. Before filing the lawsuit, an unapologetic Blagojevich addressed reporters outside the same federal courthouse in Chicago where he was convicted, declaring: “I’m back.” Then-President Donald Trump freed Blagojevich in February 2020 after he had served eight years of a 14-year sentence, including for trying to sell an appointment to Barak Obama’s old U.S. Senate seat for campaign cash.
Amazon announced Monday that its big-budget "The Lord of The Rings" series, based on the fantasy saga by J.R.R. Tolkien, will premiere worldwide in September 2022.
The veteran point guard will run it back with the Suns after their first NBA Finals appearance in 28 years.
Spirit Airlines passengers reported being stranded in Puerto Rico on Monday, August 2, after the airline canceled flights on August 1.Videos filmed by Tito Arias show passengers searching for luggage at a baggage claim and people lined up at the Spirit Airlines counter in Puerto Rico’s Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport on Monday.“When #spiritairlines leaves you stranded in Puerto Rico with no employees in sight and holds your luggage and money hostage. We were stuck overnight with no clothes or essentials for our 3- or 1-year-olds and are still without answers and searching for flights,” Arias wrote on Twitter.“We are experiencing operational challenges in some areas of our network,” Spirit said in a tweet on August 2.Reports said Spirit canceled flights in several locations, including Orlando, Fort Lauderdale, and Las Vegas.The Association of Flight Attendants-CWA released a statement denying that the Spirit Airlines cancellations were due to an employee strike.The AFA said, “Spirit Airlines is experiencing operational issues causing flight delays and cancellations due to weather, schedule month changeover, and IT outages. A few news outlets have incorrectly reported that this may be due to a strike. This is not true. There is no flight attendant strike. Crews are not the issue. Management is proactively cancelling flights today to recover the operation and prevent further disruption for passengers.” Credit: Tito Arias via Storyful
LSU said Myles Brennan suffered a left arm injury that will require surgery.
With a little stability at QB, the Broncos could go over their win total.
"Jungle Cruise" -- Disney's nostalgia-soaked adventure film -- sailed to the top of the North American box office as it debuted this weekend, taking in $35 million, industry watcher Exhibitor Relations said Monday.
Dylan O’Brien has joined the cast of the upcoming feature satire “Not Okay.” Star of “The Maze Runner” and “Love and Monsters,” O’Brien joins previously-announced leading lady Zoey Deutch in the project from writer-director Quinn Shephard. Brad Weston and Negin Salmasi’s Makeready are producing the film, which will premiere exclusively on Disney’s DTC platforms (Hulu […]