Feed Posts

Two men charged for allegedly vandalizing a Black Lives Matter mural in California
Santa Cruz Police Department

Two men charged for allegedly vandalizing a Black Lives Matter mural in California

Two men are facing charges after a Black Lives Matter street mural in Santa Cruz, California, was vandalized, officials said. A picture of the damage provided by the Santa Cruz Police Department showed black tire marks across yellow “Black Lives Matter” lettering on a street. Santa Cruz police said during a news conference Sunday that…MORE

Disputes among Chicago public officials over driving factors of violence

Disputes among Chicago public officials over driving factors of violence

Chicago’s police superintendent on Monday blamed the state court system for another spate of deadly weekend shootings in the city, singling out judges for releasing on bail too many people charged with violent crimes. But in a year where the number of shootings in Chicago have been up roughly 11% compared to 2020 and 63%…MORE

An Atlanta police officer and sergeant were removed from duty after video surfaced showing a woman being kicked in the head
Elijah Nouvelage/Reuters/Alamy Stock Photo

An Atlanta police officer and sergeant were removed from duty after video surfaced showing a woman being kicked in the head

An officer and a sergeant with the Atlanta Police Department have been relieved of duty after a video surfaced on social media allegedly showing the sergeant kicking a woman in the head, authorities said Monday. The action was taken after Atlanta Police Chief Rodney Bryant and commanders within the Atlanta Police Department became aware of…MORE

Atlanta-area spa shooter pleads guilty to four killings and gets life in prison, but still could face death penalty
Crisp County Sheriff's Office

Atlanta-area spa shooter pleads guilty to four killings and gets life in prison, but still could face death penalty

The Georgia man accused of fatally shooting eight people at three Atlanta-area spas in March pleaded guilty to four of the killings in a Cherokee County courtroom on Tuesday. Robert Aaron Long agreed in court to plead guilty to 23 charges in all, including four counts of malice murder, and was sentenced to life in…MORE

Ellen Burstyn to reprise her role in new ‘The Exorcist’ trilogy
WARNER BROS.

Ellen Burstyn to reprise her role in new ‘The Exorcist’ trilogy

A new trilogy continuing the story of “The Exorcist” will have original star Ellen Burstyn reprising her role of Chris MacNeil, a mom whose daughter Regan, played by Linda Blair, begins exhibiting strange behavior. Burstyn, who was nominated for an Oscar for the role, will start alongside “Hamilton” actor Leslie Odom Jr. as a father…MORE

Olympics schedule and events to watch Tuesday
Dylan Martinez/Reuters

Olympics schedule and events to watch Tuesday

The 2020 Tokyo Olympics continue Tuesday. Here just some of the events that viewers can enjoy watching. (Don’t forget: Tokyo is 13 hours ahead of Eastern Time in the US.) Women’s Gymnastics: Suni Lee, Grace McCallum, Jordan Chiles and the rest of Team USA compete in the team final. It began at 6:45 a.m.. ET,…MORE

Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis say they don’t believe in bathing their kids or themselves too much
Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images North America/Getty Images for Disney

Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis say they don’t believe in bathing their kids or themselves too much

It looks like the Kutcher-Kunis family is saving money on soap. Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis appeared on an episode of Dax Shepard’s Armchair Expert podcast and the talk turned to bathing. After Shepard told co-host Monica Padman that using soap everyday rids the body of natural oils, Kutcher and Kunis agreed, saying they only…MORE

5 things to know for July 27: Coronavirus, Capitol riot, Iraq, Hong Kong, Haiti

5 things to know for July 27: Coronavirus, Capitol riot, Iraq, Hong Kong, Haiti

Another heat wave is rolling in this weekend, and it will affect the Pacific Northwest — again. About 35 million people from there to the Louisiana Gulf Coast will be under heat alerts. Here’s what you need to know to Get Up to Speed and On with Your Day. (You can also get “5 Things…MORE

Kansas City Chiefs plan to keep nickname but retire mascot ‘Warpaint’
Ryan Kang/AP

Kansas City Chiefs plan to keep nickname but retire mascot ‘Warpaint’

The NFL’s Kansas City Chiefs won’t be changing the team’s nickname anytime soon, but are retiring their horse mascot named “Warpaint,” according to organization president, Mark Donovan. His comments came after MLB’s Cleveland Indians announced Friday they would become the Cleveland Guardians next year. The Indians will join the NFL’s Washington Football Team, formerly the…MORE

Headlines