Amy Schumer supports Kaepernick, sits out Super Bowl ads

Don’t look for Amy Schumer in any Super Bowl LIII commercials this time around. She’s sitting this one out as she stands with Colin Kaepernick and his take-a-knee protest against racism and police brutality. The comedian and “I Feel Pretty” actress explained her stance at length Friday on Instagram, challenging white NFL players to kneel … Continue reading Amy Schumer supports Kaepernick, sits out Super Bowl ads

Florida News: Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi Shuts Down $1.5M Theft Scheme

TALLAHASSEE, FL – Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi Thursday obtained a temporary injunction and asset freeze in conjunction with a complaint filed in Broward County to shutter a million-dollar scheme.  The court-ordered injunction shuts down an alleged scheme run by two individuals identified in the complaint as Lawrence Forno, a Florida-licensed attorney, and Richard B. … Continue reading Florida News: Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi Shuts Down $1.5M Theft Scheme

MILAN | Ronaldo scores but Juventus’ perfect start ended by Genoa

MILAN  — Cristiano Ronaldo became the first player to net 400 goals across Europe’s top five leagues. It wasn’t enough on Saturday to maintain Juventus’ perfect start to the season. Ronaldo, who has been accused of rape in a civil lawsuit in the United States, scored in the 1-1 draw against Genoa. It was his … Continue reading MILAN | Ronaldo scores but Juventus’ perfect start ended by Genoa

FORT WORTH, Texas | No. 9 Oklahoma rebounds from only loss with 52-27 win at TCU

FORT WORTH, Texas — Kyler Murray threw four touchdowns, Kennedy Brooks and Trey Sermon both had 100-yard rushing games with scores and ninth-ranked Oklahoma rebounded from its only loss this season by beating TCU for the third time in 11 months, 52-27 on Saturday. The Sooners (6-1, 3-1 Big 12) won their 18th consecutive true … Continue reading FORT WORTH, Texas | No. 9 Oklahoma rebounds from only loss with 52-27 win at TCU

Oklahoma News: Attorney General Hunter Files Child Pornography Charges on Ardmore Man, Lance Gilley

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter has filed three felony charges on an Ardmore man after an undercover investigation into the sharing of child pornography. The result of the investigation led authorities to Lance Gilley, 38, who has been charged with one count of distribution of child pornography, one count of possession … Continue reading Oklahoma News: Attorney General Hunter Files Child Pornography Charges on Ardmore Man, Lance Gilley

ISTANBUL | A timeline of Saudi statements on the killing of Khashogg

ISTANBUL— The official Saudi statements on the fate of journalist Jamal Khashoggi have changed several times since he mysteriously disappeared after entering his country’s consulate in Istanbul earlier this month. The latest announcement on Saturday, declaring that Khashoggi had died in a “fistfight” with officials that came to see him there, increased criticism over Saudi’s … Continue reading ISTANBUL | A timeline of Saudi statements on the killing of Khashogg

New York News: Statement By A.G. Underwood On Grand Jury Decision Regarding The Death Of Andrew Kearse

A.G. Urges Legislative Action to Make Systemic Reforms to How Medical Emergencies in Police Custody are Handled NEW YORK – Attorney General Barbara D. Underwood released the following statement yesterday: “In July 2015, the Attorney General’s office was appointed as Special Prosecutor in cases where an unarmed civilian dies during an encounter with police.  Pursuant … Continue reading New York News: Statement By A.G. Underwood On Grand Jury Decision Regarding The Death Of Andrew Kearse

JOHANNESBURG | Latest communal violence in central Nigeria kills 55

JOHANNESBURG — Nigeria’s government says 55 people have been killed in the latest eruption of communal violence in north-central Kaduna state. A spokesman says President Muhammadu Buhari condemns the fighting that led to Thursday’s killings in Kasuwan Magani and that “frequent resort to bloodshed by Nigerians over misunderstandings that can be resolved peacefully is worrisome.” … Continue reading JOHANNESBURG | Latest communal violence in central Nigeria kills 55