Terrence Floyd asks America to 'stay peaceful'
Terrence Floyd asks America to 'stay peaceful'
Pro-Palestinian protesters took to the streets of Los Angeles, Boston, Philadelphia and other U.S. cities on Saturday to demand an end to Israeli airstrikes over the Gaza Strip. Thousands of people shut down traffic on a major thoroughfare in west Los Angeles as they marched two miles from outside the federal building to the Israeli consulate. The protesters waved signs that said “free Palestine” and shouted “long live intifada,” or uprising.
The 16-year-old said she was forced to cut out her hair accessories in the middle of the game in order to continue playing.
UN Security Council will discuss crisis on Sunday
As the broadcast networks are closing the book on a pandemic-impacted 2020-21 season, they are making their picks for next season, which includes the cancellation of a slew of series including ABC’s American Housewife and Mixed-ish, CBS’ The Unicorn and All Rise and Fox’s Prodigal Son. NBC is yet to make decisions on its bubble […]
Officials in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota, the city where Daunte Wright was fatally shot during a traffic stop last month, passed a resolution that aims to make significant policing changes. The Brooklyn Center City Council convened Saturday afternoon to address a proposal, called the Daunte Wright and Kobe Dimock-Heisler Community Safety & Violence Prevention Act, to create new divisions of unarmed civilian employees to handle non-moving traffic violations and respond to mental crises.
A coyote ran out of luck after crossing paths with a black cat in Port Moody, British Columbia, when the fearless feline chased it out of a vacant parking lot.Footage captured by the Port Moody Police shows the cat racing after a coyote.“The things our patrol officers see at 4 am,” wrote the police department on Twitter. “Cat 1, coyote 0.” Credit: Port Moody Police via Storyful
Thousands of Rangers fans took to the streets despite warnings against gathering due to the pandemic.
Kobe Bryant was posthumously selected as part of the 2020 class being inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame
Fargo: Chapter 4 arrived on TV in the wake of a summer in which the Black Lives Matter movement swelled following the killing of George Floyd, and a divided nation of red and blue barreling toward the 2020 U.S. presidential election. For Fargo’s fourth season, creator Noah Hawley chose the crossroads of Kansas City, MI […]
The former president once again claimed the election was stolen from him, and argued that political polling was rigged as well.
French police deployed tear gas and water cannons on pro-Palestine protesters defying a ban on the demonstrations in Paris on Saturday, May 15.According to the Paris Police Prefecture, 44 protesters were arrested by 7 pm on Saturday. One police officer was injured, they reported.Businesses in the city’s Barbes area were ordered to close at noon on Saturday as a precaution ahead of the protests, the Paris Police Prefecture said.The ministry of health in Gaza said 139 people had been killed and some 1,000 wounded inside the Palestinian enclave as of Saturday.On Saturday, the Israel Defense Forces said 2,300 rockets had been fired at the country since May 10. At least ten deaths inside Israel have been reported during that period.This footage shows clashes between police and protesters on Saturday. The first clip shows the launch of tear gas canisters on Boulevard Ornano. The second clip shows protesters igniting a fire in an attempt to block Boulevard Ney. The last clip shows protesters fleeing as police release tear gas on Boulevard Ney. Credit: Grégoire Mandy via Storyful
Former All Blacks captain and two-time World Cup winner Kieran Read has announced his retirement from professional rugby aged 35. Read made the announcement Saturday, before his Toyota Verblitz team was beaten by the Panasonic Wild Knights in the semifinals of Japan’s Top League. In a social media post Read said “I’m looking forward to returning to New Zealand and spending time with my family.”
This Is Us creator Dan Fogelman took to Twitter on Friday, to respond to the news that his hit NBC drama will end with its upcoming sixth season. “Whoever casually first said ‘All good things must come to an end’ never had to end their favorite thing,” he wrote. “While sad to have just 1 season […]
"All the UC campuses have announced plans not to consider SAT or ACT scores for fall 2022 admissions," the institution said in a statement
This year marks the third and final season of FX’s groundbreaking series Pose, which was co-created by Ryan Murphy, Brad Falchuk and Steven Canals. The drama, which premiered in 2015, broke ground with the largest transgender cast in TV history as it put the spotlight on the underground ballroom culture that thrived during the 1980s […]
DK Metcalf impressed many around the NFL when the big Seattle Seahawks wide receiver clocked 10.37 seconds in the 100 meters at the USA Track and Field Golden Games last week in Southern California. “I thought it was a marvelous challenge that he took on,” Carroll said after the Seahawks' rookie minicamp Saturday. “DK is a very special individual, and it would take a special person to even think about doing that, even consider the thought of doing that.”
Videos showed dozens of derailed train cars piled up on top of one another, partially submerged in a lake.
The first scene in Season 1 of Breeders arrived fully formed for Martin Freeman courtesy of a dream, he said during the FX series’ panel at Deadline’s Contenders Television awards-season event. In his imagined experience, Freeman paced the stairs of his home on the way to admonish his children, who were refusing to sleep. Trying […]
After 405 days of urging every man, woman and child to wear a mask, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention stunned much of the nation this week -- including health experts – with its recommendations that vaccinated Americans can mostly ditch the mask. The decision left businesses, governors and schools scrambling to respond and an emerging hodgepodge of rules for masks, depending upon which state, county or store a person is in. The new CDC proposal also raises serious questions: Can employers require proof of vaccination before a worker goes mask-free?
Meanwhile, Tony Ferguson and Beneil Dariush meet in the co-main event in Houston, Texas