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News 2020-09-21T22:11:21Z
Ron DeSantis Ron DeSantis

Florida's governor is proposing a law that would protect drivers who kill or injure people if they're fleeing a 'mob,' following a spate of incidents of people driving through protest crowds

People have hit protesters with cars dozens of times since the US erupted with protests following the death of George Floyd in May.
Sports 2020-09-21T21:28:57Z
Justin Herbert Justin Herbert

Rookie Justin Herbert had no idea he was making his NFL debut until moments before kickoff and nearly beat the reigning champs

Rookie quarterback Justin Herbert was called into action on Sunday after a pregame injury to Tyrod Taylor, and nearly led the Chargers to a huge win.
Sports 2020-09-21T20:03:54Z
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European soccer clubs are capitalizing on the United States' disastrous handling of the coronavirus pandemic to poach America's best women's soccer players

Six of the US Women's National Team's 23 players — including Alex Morgan and Rose Lavelle — have taken their talents overseas in the past two months.
Sports 2020-09-21T18:19:32Z
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Sports 2020-09-21T18:00:08Z
Supreme Court Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg speaks at the Library of Congress National Book Festival in Washington, Saturday, Aug. 31, 2019. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)

Ruth Bader Ginsburg once trash-talked a fellow Supreme Court justice after her clerks crushed him in fantasy baseball

"I know you are busy, but we expect more, even from the junior Justice," RBG wrote to Justice Alito after her clerks beat him in fantasy baseball.
News 2020-09-21T17:45:54Z
Singer/songwriter Chris Young performs during a stop of the Raised on Country World Tour 2019 at MGM Grand Garden Arena on August 17, 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

A healthcare company in South Dakota that urges people to avoid social gatherings is hosting an indoor country concert

The event is being held two months after health officials said the state's Sturgis Motorcycle Rally led to 100 COVID-19 cases in eight states.
Sports 2020-09-21T16:24:43Z

The best moments you might have missed from Week 2 of the NFL season

The Cowboys recovered an onside kick for the ages, the Chiefs pulled off another comeback, and the Arizona Cardinals are ready for their moment.
Sports 2020-09-21T02:02:48Z

Bill Belichick changed his mind and snuck a challenge flag off of the field before officials noticed, and Pete Carroll was livid

Bill Belichick threw the red flag, but a challenge wasn't called, even as Pete Carroll pleaded with officials. The case of the missing challenge flag.
Sports 2020-09-20T23:24:50Z

Bryson DeChambeau was the only player who practiced under floodlights before the final round of the US Open, and it paid off with his career's biggest win

Bryson DeChambeau put in some extra practice on Saturday night at the U.S. Open, and dominated the field the next day.
Sports 2020-09-20T23:17:09Z

Bryson DeChambeau continued his mission to break golf by dominating one of the most difficult challenges in the sport

Bryson DeChambeau laughed in the face of Winged Foot and won the U.S. Open by six strokes in a dominant performance.
Sports 2020-09-20T21:34:27Z

Dallas Cowboys sneaky onside kick confuses Atlanta Falcons into game-losing calamity and completes incredible comeback

The Atlanta Falcons were caught sleeping on the biggest play of the game to blow a 20-0 lead to the Dallas Cowboys.
News 2020-09-20T21:24:53Z

A Louisville judge ordered the federal courthouse to close as officials are expected to announce a decision in Breonna Taylor investigation

The courthouse is reportedly among several Louisville buildings federal officials requested closed to prepare for the "possibility of civil backlash."
News 2020-09-20T20:51:34Z

A Muslim teen says she was disqualified from a volleyball match after a referee said her hijab violated the rules

Najah Aqeel, a freshman at Valor College Prep in Nashville, Tennessee, was told she was breaking a uniform rule because she was wearing a hijab.
News 2020-09-20T19:22:33Z

7 of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Supreme Court decisions and dissents that changed American history

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was a champion of equality who paved the way for many Americans with her tireless commitment and dedication to justice.

Hundreds of 'Arizona Republicans for Biden' signs have been stolen and vandalized across the state where poll shows Trump and Biden neck and neck

The signs had been displayed over the summer by a political action committee called "Arizona Republicans Who Believe In Treating Others With Respect."
News 2020-09-20T18:38:49Z

Portland protesters reportedly faced tear gas after the city's mayor banned the local police department from using it

Both the Portland Police Bureau and Mayor Ted Wheeler denied using tear gas against protesters after Wheeler's order to ban it.
News 2020-09-20T17:08:10Z

A white racial justice activist in Indiana admits to pretending to be Black through 'deception and lies'

"I have used Blackness when it was not mine to use. I have asked for support and energy as a Black person," the activist wrote on their Facebook page.
Beauty 2020-09-20T15:56:47Z

Ad breaks in space: Estée Lauder's deal with NASA to promote skincare products on the International Space Station

Estée Lauder hopes to send up to 10 bottles of its popular "Advanced Night Repair" serum to the ISS at the end of this month.
News 2020-09-20T15:42:37Z

A Vermont grocery store worker was fired after stopping a purse snatcher who stole from an elderly woman

Amir Shedyak, a grocery store employee, told local news that he was fired after trying to stop a purse snatcher during a shift in August.
News 2020-09-20T15:39:30Z

Tens of thousands of motorcycle enthusiasts traveled to the Lake of the Ozarks for a bike rally weeks after a similar event in Sturgis was linked to COVID-19 cases in 8 states

Lake Ozark Mayor Gerry Murawski said last week that he didn't expect motorcyclists to wear masks to Bikefest because "that's just the way they are."
News 2020-09-20T15:27:27Z

A woman held a suspect at gunpoint after he fatally stabbed an 85-year-old Michigan man at a local grocery store

An unidentified woman who witnessed a man stab another in the head and neck at a grocery store held him at gunpoint until police arrived, local news reported.

Trump asked a group of women at his campaign rally if their husbands 'are OK' with their attendance

The remarks came as Trump promised to nominate a woman to the Supreme Court to replace Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who died Friday.
Beauty 2020-09-20T14:28:48Z

A makeup brand received a backlash for naming a liquid blush 'Dream Like Anne' after the Holocaust's Anne Frank

The Hong Kong-based company Woke Up Like This (WULT) launched a collection of liquid blushes that were named after "inspiring, famous women."
News 2020-09-20T13:30:55Z

A California firefighter died while battling a wildfire that was sparked by a gender reveal party

The firefighter died after going missing in the San Bernardino National Forest. Those at the party could face charges for the death, say investigators.
Sports 2020-09-20T11:18:11Z

MAGA v BLM: Colby Covington got a congratulatory call from Donald Trump after finishing Tyron Woodley in the 5th round of a UFC fight

"He stands for everything I hate. He stands for evil. He stands for Black Lives Matter," Colby Covington said after defeating Tyron Woodley.
News 2020-09-20T03:21:00Z

Hundreds of Wynn Resorts employees in Las Vegas have tested positive for coronavirus since its re-opening in June, the company says

Wynn Resorts said that the positivity rate has declined since the start of new safety programs, despite hundreds of positive cases amongst employees.
News 2020-09-20T02:32:10Z

An elementary school teacher asked parents to wear clothes and avoid appearing with 'big joints' in the background of Zoom classes

"This is not a party. This is a school," Edith Pride, an elementary school teacher in Boca Raton, Florida, reminded parents.
Politics 2020-09-20T02:21:05Z

Women all over the world are mourning Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Ginsburg's legal career was marked by a series of arguments advancing women's rights and gender equality.
Culture 2020-09-19T18:58:17Z

From memes to suing the government, here's how social-media creators are reacting to the impending TikTok download ban

On Friday, the US Dept. of Commerce announced that it would ban TikTok and WeChat downloads in the United States on Sunday.
News 2020-09-19T17:18:01Z

A former Texas police officer was charged with homicide for fatally shooting a woman while trying to aim at her dog

Ravinder Singh was charged by a grand jury for criminally negligent homicide and could spend up to 2 years in jail, local news reported.
News 2020-09-19T15:49:14Z

New York will honor Ruth Bader Ginsburg with a statue in her native Brooklyn

Ginsburg was "a daughter of Brooklyn and the embodiment of all that it means to be New York tough," Gov. Andrew Cuomo said in a statement.
News 2020-09-19T15:46:54Z

Princeton University evacuated students from multiple buildings after reported bomb threat

Students were ordered to vacate multiple buildings, including the school's art museum, library, Nassau Hall, and the Chapel.
News 2020-09-19T15:19:48Z

Billionaire Chuck Feeney has finally given away his entire $8 billion fortune after making secret donations for decades

Irish-American businessman Chuck Feeney has been making secret donations to various foundations for decades.
Entertainment 2020-09-19T10:19:25Z

'No one fought harder': Celebrities pay tribute after the death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Robert Downey Jr, Chris Evans, and more react to the death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Friday.
News 2020-09-19T08:51:36Z

2 people are dead and 14 injured after a mass shooting at a backyard party in Rochester, New York

The shooting occurred in the early hours of Saturday at a backyard party, according to Acting Rochester Police Chief Mark Simmons.
News 2020-09-19T08:33:00Z

Thousands of migratory birds are 'falling out of the sky' in a mass die-off that could be linked to the West Coast wildfires

Witnesses say birds display unusual behavior before their deaths, including becoming lethargic or fearless when humans approached them.
News 2020-09-19T01:15:49Z
News 2020-09-18T20:57:34Z

A Massachusetts high school student went to the first day of classes even though he had tested positive for COVID-19 a day earlier. Now 30 people who came into contact with him are quarantined.

The mayor of Attleboro called the student's parents "reckless" for allowing him to go to school after he was notified about his positive test.
News 2020-09-18T19:46:35Z

Women at an ICE facility in Georgia accused a doctor of performing unwanted hysterectomies on them. Lawyers say the problems run even deeper.

The Irwin County Detention Center in Georgia, which houses immigrants for Immigration and Customs Enforcement, has come under scrutiny this week.
Sports 2020-09-18T19:42:36Z
Sports 2020-09-18T19:26:37Z

Joe Buck was surprised in the middle of 'Thursday Night Football' with the news that he was picked for the Pro Football Hall of Fame

Joe Buck was honored with the Pete Rozelle Award for his "longtime exceptional contributions to radio and television in professional football."
Culture 2020-09-18T18:11:39Z

'Cheer' coach Monica Aldama speaks out about arrest of Jerry Harris on child porn charge

Harris, who was a fan favorite on the Netflix docuseries, was arrested on Thursday and charged with producing child pornography.
Weather 2020-09-18T16:05:50Z

A hurricane-like storm in the Mediterranean is battering Greece, a rare phenomenon known as a 'Medicane'

Storm Ionas — a so-called Medicane — was battering parts of Greece with strong winds and rain Friday. Intense storms are unusual in the Mediterranean.
Sports 2020-09-18T15:36:35Z

In a surreal scene, Josh Donaldson of the Twins was ejected after hitting home run when he rounded the bases and then antagonized the umpire by kicking dirt on home plate

"Josh, get the f--- out of here" home plate umpire Dan Bellino said to Josh Donaldson in response to his post-home run antics.
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