Mac McClung scored 19 points to help give coach Patrick Ewing another signature moment at Madison Square Garden, leading Georgetown to an 82-66 victory over No. 22 Texas
The New York Police Department reported via Twitter on Thursday that, after learning “19th Pct. Patrolman John P. Flood & his family were buried in an unmarked grave in Queens,” it made “things right.”
Antonio Brown Countersues Rape Accuser for Defamation. Former New England Patriots player Antonio Brown filed court documents against Britney Taylor on Nov. 20. The move is in response to Taylor’s suit against Brown, in which she accused him of rape and assault. According to Brown, Taylor’s lawsuit is full of “lies and deceit” and has “all but ruined” his career. . Taylor's acts have all but ruined Brown's career, causing him to lose a number of substantial and lucrative business contracts, and impacting the public persona in such a manner as to cause Brown and his family significant personal and financial harm, Antonio Brown Lawsuit, via ‘Complex’. His lawsuit goes on to say that Taylor’s “lies” were motivated by her “failed business endeavor” and failure to gain a “relationship status” with Brown. . Taylor’s attorney has since responded to Brown’s countersuit, saying it is an example of his frequent use of “intimidation to avoid responsibility for his actions.”. Antonio Brown countersued the woman he raped and blamed her for the self-destructive conduct that led to the demise of his NFL career, Attorney for Britney Taylor, via ‘Complex’
Jimmie Johnson, a seven-time NASCAR champion, has announced that the 2020 season will be his last as a full-time driver. He made the announcement online Wednesday, People reports, and held a news conference with his family Thursday. "The sport has been good to me," Johnson said. "It has allowed me...
A Democratic-led U.S. congressional committee is working on getting President Donald Trump’s financial records. The committee urged the U.S. Supreme Court to not prevent Trump’s accounting firm from handing over the records. The House of Representatives Oversight Committee’s filing followed Trump's request. According to Reuters, Trump asked that the justices put on hold a ruling to hand over financial documents. But a Manhattan prosecutor asked the Supreme Court to not block the release of eight years of Trump’s tax returns.
When the decision of the Illinois board was announced, two women tearfully hugged each other. They'd come each year for the parole hearings, and they had stated opposing cases to the board. One is the sister of the killer, the other the granddaughter of a victim. "It's finally come," the...
Pope Francis is tending to the needs of the small Catholic flock in Thailand, meeting with priests, nuns and bishops to encourage them to spread the faith as their missionary predecessors did
Have you seen any ghosts lately? According to a University of North Carolina at Wilmington computer scientist, spotting one could be a sign that you’re living in a Matrix-like simulation.
Edible Arrangements Rolls Out CBD-Infused Edibles. The company announced its new line of products, named “Incredible Edibles.” . The line includes smoothies, chocolate-dipped fruits and a variety of baked goods. Edible Arrangements says its CBD is sourced from “experienced farms practicing … organic agricultural techniques.”. The company is the latest brand to sell CBD-infused items, with many grocery stores and restaurants taking part as well. Incredible Edibles is available in Dallas and is expected to expand to 200 locations nationwide by the end of the year
Two T-38 jets crashed during routine training flights Thursday in Oklahoma, killing two airmen. The accident took place near Vance Air Base, and the Air Force said a total of four personnel were on the two-seater jets. The Air Force did not immediately provide information about the condition of the...
For the 2019-20 flu season, more than 162 million doses of flu vaccines will be made in the US. More than 100 national influenza centers constantly collect and analyzing flu strains for the next vaccine. According to Business Insiders, flu viruses are injected into an egg or added to cell culture. Then the viruses are given a few days to replicate and grow, just as if they were inside a person. After reviewing the data, several viral strains are chosen that will make up that year's flu vaccine. No matter the year, the flu vaccine is designed to protect against three to four flu viruses in circulation. That's because there are different types of flu caused by different viral strains. The most common are flu types A and B, which is why each year the flu vaccine contains strains of both types A and B viruses.
One farmer in Anna, Texas, said he's seeing his best pecan harvest in years, following several rough years for growers. AccuWeather's Bill Wadell discovered that the timing of the rain helped the crop.