Survivors of slain Ohio-based Marines mark grim anniversary

CINCINNATI — Jason Dominguez remembers vividly his last conversation with David Kreuter, as they were doing an overnight security watch from a rooftop in western Iraq. Marine Cpl. Dominguez and Sgt. Kreuter usually joked around, but this night 15 years ago was different. Kreuter proudly showed him a photo of his 7-week-old son. “Wow, you’re […]

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Rob Manfred has warned the MLB players union that the season is at risk | SportsCenter

Jeff Passan joins SportsCenter to detail a conversation between Major League Baseball commissioner Rob Manfred and MLBPA executive director Tony Clark about the MLB season being in jeopardy due to a number of coronavirus cases on the Miami Marlins and St. Louis Cardinals. ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to […]

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Fyre Festival-branded clothing up for auction, starting at $10

The US government is auctioning wearable true crime conversation pieces. Fraudulent merch from the ill-fated Fyre Festival is now up for sale at a Texas auction house. The collectors items from the notorious 2017 scam event are selling at a steep discount from incarcerated Festival co-founder Billy McFarland‘s original markup. “This Fyre Festival-branded clothing and […]

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Audio of Trump’s Speakerphone Conversation With Inhofe

new video loaded: Audio of Trump’s Speakerphone Conversation With Inhofe transcript Back bars 0:00/0:54 –0:54 transcript Audio of Trump’s Speakerphone Conversation With Inhofe Senator James Inhofe, Republican of Oklahoma, put President Trump on speakerphone while taking his call at a restaurant in Washington on Wednesday night. [unclear] [Trump and Inhofe talking] Inhofe: “Yes I do. […]

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10 wildest lines from Trump’s Fox News interview

President Trump sat down with Fox News’ Chris Wallace in July for a conversation on the coronavirus crisis — among other things. Chris Cillizza breaks down the 10 wildest lines from the President from that interview. SOURCES AND FURTHER READING: The 55 most shocking lines from Chris Wallace’s interview with Donald Trump https://www.cnn.com/2020/07/20/politics/donald-trump-chris-wallace-coronavirus/index.html Florida has […]

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Oprah Winfrey lands new interview series at Apple

Oprah Winfrey has set up an interview series at Apple. “The Oprah Conversation” will debut on the streaming service on July 30. Filmed remotely, the show will feature Winfrey engaging in dialogues with thought leaders and newsmakers from all over the world. In the debut episode, “How to Be an Antiracist,” Winfrey and bestselling author […]

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Laura & Vanessa Marano Bring To Light Stories Of Survival On World Against Trafficking Day

Vanessa & Laura Marano will host a conversation about sexual exploitation with human trafficking survivors/advocates. They told HL why they want to bring awareness to this horrible crime. Last summer, multi-hyphenate sisters Vanessa and Laura Marano released their film, Saving Zoë, based on the novel by Alyson Noel. In the making of the film, the girls […]

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ESPN Employees Say Racism Endures Behind the Camera

The nationwide conversation over systemic racism and equality has prompted a series of discussions and forums at ESPN, where Black employees, many of them behind the cameras, have begun speaking out about the everyday racism and barriers they face at the sports media giant. In conference calls and meetings over the last month, they have […]

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Fran Spielman interviews former U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan

Arne Duncan, left, and Common help moderate a conversation and private screening of “Both Sides of the Gun” at Malcolm X College, Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020. | Tyler LaRiviere/Sun-Times Sun-Times City Hall reporter Fran Spielman is joined by former United States Secretary of Education Arne Duncan to discuss Chicago’s ongoing violence and the state of […]

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Lakers sign J.R. Smith to replace Avery Bradley

Frank Vogel had a conversation with J.R. Smith on Wednesday to welcome the veteran guard to the Lakers. Smith officially signed his contract to join the team for the remainder of the season as a replacement for Avery Bradley. It is Smith’s experience that the Lakers’ coach believes will help the team the most. “This […]

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Bar owners worry as virus surges in their workplaces

The din of conversation and music that normally fills The Cottonmouth Club in downtown Houston fell silent last Friday when the owners shut it down for a second time during the coronavirus pandemic — a week before the Texas governor ordered all bars to follow suit amid a surge in infections. Co-owner Michael Neff — […]

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Kelly Clarkson Admits To Demi Lovato That ‘Suffering From Depression’ Takes ‘Daily Effort’ To Stay Positive

Kelly Clarkson sat down with fellow songstress Demi Lovato for a candid conversation about mental health and the Black Lives Matter movement. Kelly Clarkson, 38, opened up about her struggle with depression in a conversation with singer Demi Lovato, 27. The pair caught up via video chat during a recent episode of The Kelly Clarkson […]

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Michael Strahan: The Truth About Whether He Was Shading Kelly Ripa At Reported ABC Town Hall 

Michael Strahan was reportedly part of a conversation about racism during an ABC town hall with employees on June 4. Rumors swirled that he spoke negatively about his time co-hosting with Kelly Ripa on ‘Live!’. Here’s the truth! Michael Strahan made headlines instead of reporting them on June 4 after news that he made strong […]

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Woj expands on his ‘the future of the league is at stake’ comments | The Jump

Adrian Wojnarowski joins Rachel Nichols on The Jump to discuss his latest conversation with Minnesota Timberwolves head coach Ryan Saunders about the death of George Floyd. Then (2:25) Woj addresses his latest comments from his podcast and talks about what’s at stake for the NBA right now. #TheJump #NBA ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get […]

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‘RHOBH’ Recap: Denise Richards Bugs Out Over Threesome Talk, Lisa Rinna Shades Lori Loughlin

Denise Richards feverishly tried squashing a conversation about threesomes during the May 6 episode of ‘RHOBH’, and it later led to another housewife throwing shade by calling her a ‘ragamuffin’. Another week, another housewife crying at a Real Housewives of Beverly Hills dinner party. After last week’s insane drama, the May 6 episode felt like […]

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Reacting to Brett Favre’s comments about Aaron Rodgers eventually leaving Packers | SportsCenter

Dan Orlovsky joins SportsCenter to react to Brett Favre’s comments that, after a conversation with Aaron Rodgers, his gut feeling is Rodgers will not finish his career with the Green Bay Packers following the team not drafting a wide receiver and instead trading up in the 2020 NFL Draft and taking Jordan Love. #NFL #Sports […]

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Listen to Episode 28 of ‘Gang’s All Here’: Projecting the Jets’ Draft feat. Greg McElroy

AP NFL Draft 2020 is carrying the sports conversation during the pandemic. Thursday, Friday and Saturday will be three days of 255 players being selected and making their NFL dreams come true. To break down the Jets’ plans for the draft, we present a brand-new episode of the “Gang’s All Here” podcast. Brian Costello and […]

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Salary structure likely point of contention if MLB goes fan-less

Earlier this week, in a conversation with a veteran player representative, I asked if the Commissioner’s Office and the Players Association would be the scorpion from The Scorpion and the Frog. In the fable, the scorpion convinces a frog to carry him across the river. The frog says no because you will sting me. The […]

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Gov. Pritzker fails to plan for Illinois recovery after pandemic — and residents panic

Gov. J.B. Pritzker has failed to have “an open conversation” about Illinois economic recovery after the pandemic, writes John Tillman of the Illinois Policy Institute. | Photo by Joshua Lott/Getty Images As we work together to contain the spread of COVID-19, we must also have an open and active conversation about ensuring Illinois’ economic recovery […]

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The ‘Red Dawn’ Emails: 8 Key Exchanges on the Faltering Response to the Coronavirus

WASHINGTON — As the coronavirus emerged and headed toward the United States, an extraordinary conversation was hatched among an elite group of infectious disease doctors and medical experts in the federal government and academic institutions around the nation. Red Dawn — a nod to the 1984 film with Patrick Swayze and Charlie Sheen — was […]

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Busted in Chicago suburbs, top aide to cartel boss ‘El Mencho’ wanted grenade launchers: prosecutors

Federal officials say this was a text-message conversation between a government informant and a high-ranking drug cartel member asking for grenade launchers, assault rifles and other artillery, apparently for the cartel’s operations in Mexico. | U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration They say Luis Alderete, awaiting trial on federal drug charges, is part of the Jalisco New […]

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‘KUWTK’: Khloe Kardashian Reveals Whether She Wants More Kids & Considers Freezing Her Eggs

In a preview for the April 9 episode of ‘KUWTK,’ Khloe Kardashian tackles an important conversation: will she ‘have more kids’? The mother of one revealed her thoughts in the sneak peek. Khloe Kardashian, 35, is debating whether or not she should give True Thompson, 1, a sibling — or, at least prepare for the […]

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CNN’s Cuomo says he has coronavirus, has shown symptoms

SiriusXM’s Chris Cuomo hosts a bipartisan conversation with former Governors Christine Todd Whitman and Jennifer Granholm at the SiriusXM Studios on June 18, 2019 in New York City. | Photo by Cindy Ord/Getty Images for SiriusXM Cuomo, who did his 9 p.m. Eastern show remotely Monday, said he’s had fever, chills and shortness of breath. […]

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