Stanford Cuts 11 Sports Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Stanford University, facing a $70 million shortfall over the next three years because of the coronavirus pandemic and the financial demands of supporting 36 varsity sports, said Wednesday it planned to cut 11 sports next year, including men’s volleyball, wrestling and rowing. The university said in a statement detailing the decision that the teams to […]

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Jodie Comer is getting canceled over supposed Trump-supporting boyfriend

“Killing Eve” star Jodie Comer is in hot water on Twitter. The 27-year-old is facing “cancel” cries online after social-media users discovered that she’s possibly dating a Republican who supports Trump. This comes amid her vocal support of several progressive causes, such as Black Lives Matter and Pride. Twitter sleuths linked the actress, who plays […]

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Victims’ family asks for delay of federal inmate’s execution

The family members of the victims of a federal inmate facing lethal injection next week are asking that his execution be delayed because of the coronavirus pandemic By The Associated Press July 7, 2020, 11:27 PM 2 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Family members of the victims […]

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Halle Berry Apologizes For Considering Transgender Role | Daily Pop | E! News

The "John Wick 3" star releases a statement after facing backlash for saying she hoped to take on a Trans character. Watch “Daily Pop” weekdays at 9:30am ET | 12:30pm PT. #HalleBerry #ENews #DailyPop Subscribe: http://bit.ly/enewssub Subscribe to Daily Pop The PODCAST: http://linktr.ee/dailypop About Daily Pop: Come for the Hollywood headlines, stay for the hot […]

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Reporter’s Notebook: Confederate statues, PPP highlight Congressional Republicans’ struggles

One could consolidate the challenges facing Republicans in 2020 into a matter of hours late Tuesday night and early Wednesday morning last week. It was a little bit coronavirus pandemic, a little bit economic crisis, a little bit protest and a little bit electoral politics. Washington awoke last Wednesday morning to the surprise that Senate Democrats, […]

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‘L&HH’s’ Masika Kalysha Reveals Why She’s Voting Kanye For President: He’s ‘Way Smarter Than Y’all Think’

After facing backlash from stars and fans alike, Kanye West has Masika Kalysha in his corner! The ‘L&HH: Hollywood’ star tweeted she’ll ‘vote for Kanye period.’ Masika Kalysha, 35, knows who she plans to support in the 2020 presidential election — and it’s not Donald Trump, 73, or democratic nominee Joe Biden, 77. “I’m voting […]

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White Florida officer charged in shoving of Black woman

Prosecutors say a white Florida police officer is facing a battery charge for allegedly shoving a kneeling Black woman to the ground during a protest march last month By The Associated Press July 1, 2020, 2:44 AM 2 min read 2 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — A […]

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‘VPR’s Kristen Doute Claps Back & Urges Critics To ‘Unfollow’ Her After Being Fired

Kristen Doute is facing backlash after she tweeted her stance on medical marijuana in the state of Idaho. The former ‘VPR’ star responded to critics who claim she doesn’t have the ‘right’ to speak about the topic, and simply asked haters to ‘unfollow’ her on social media. Kristen Doute fired back at critics on Twitter […]

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Cuomo accused of hypocrisy over strict quarantine on visitors from other states

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is facing continued backlash and accusations of hypocrisy for ordering travelers from certain states to go into quarantine upon entering New York, after he once threatened legal action against a state that tried doing the same to New Yorkers. Cuomo, New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy, and Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont all recently issued […]

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Kelsea Ballerini Calls Out ‘Selfish’ Chase Rice For Performing Packed Concert With No Social Distancing

Chase Rice is facing major backlash for returning to the stage and not enforcing social distancing at his concert in Tennessee on June 27. Kelsea Ballerini took to Twitter to call out Chase Rice for sharing a video from his packed concert in east Tennessee on June 27. The video, which Chase posted to his Instagram […]

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Defense Secretary Faces White House Pressure on Aides and a Military Promotion

WASHINGTON — The Pentagon is facing a hemorrhage of talent as senior officials resign amid continued efforts by the White House to purge those perceived as political foes, including the Army lieutenant colonel who testified in the House impeachment hearings. The Army this week forwarded to Defense Secretary Mark T. Esper a list of hundreds […]

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Countries across world reimpose restrictions due to coronavirus spikes as US remains adamant about avoiding 2nd lockdown

Countries facing a resurgence of coronavirus cases after reopening have reverted back to lockdowns, with many focusing on isolating specific regions with spiking rates of infections. But the willingness to retighten restrictions amid growing public health concerns stands in stark contrast to the U.S.’ approach to a fresh wave of new cases. GERMAN REGION IMPLEMENTS NEW […]

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Australian man jumps bail, found hiding in air vent of cargo ship in attempt to flee country, police say

An Australian man facing sexual assault charges jumped bail and was found hiding in an air conditioning vent on a cargo ship bound for Malaysia, authorities said Wednesday. The 31-year-old man, of Peakshurst, a suburb south of Sydney, set sail on a yacht Saturday, but ran into trouble off the coast and was rescued by […]

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Nikola Jokic tests positive for coronavirus in Serbia | Golic and Wingo

Trey Wingo, Mike Golic and Mike Golic Jr. discuss the challenges facing the NBA’s 2019-20 season restart after Denver Nuggets big man Nikola Jokic tested positive for coronavirus in Serbia. #NBA ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔️ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on YouTube: […]

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There’s no way Dwight Howard can play in Orlando after what he said – Kendrick Perkins | The Jump

Rachel Nichols, Brian Windhorst and Kendrick Perkins discuss the issues facing the Los Angeles Lakers with Dwight Howard indicating he could sit out the NBA’s restart in Orlando, Florida. They then discuss the league possibly mandating certain coaches not being able to participate because of health concerns. #NBA #Sports #TheJump ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ […]

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Here Are the Differences Between the Senate and House Police Reform Bills

WASHINGTON — Facing a groundswell of public support for addressing systemic racism and excessive use of force in law enforcement, Democrats and Republicans have unveiled competing proposals to tackle the issues. The two bills, one crafted by Senate Republicans and the other by Democrats, differ in ways large and small. Both chambers plan to consider […]

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Tamar Braxton Claps Back At Haters After She’s Admitted To Harvard University Online – ‘I’m Proud To Do Something For Me’

After facing criticism from trolls who thought she didn’t ‘deserve’ to study at Harvard University, Tamar Braxton quickly let everyone know she was ‘proud’ of her studies and encouraged others to do the same! Tamar Braxton, 43, is proof you can do anything at any age! The singer and former talk show host recently revealed […]

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G.O.P. Congressman Faces Primary After Officiating Same-Sex Wedding

WASHINGTON — Representative Denver Riggleman, a freshman Republican from Virginia, is facing a primary challenge that will be decided on Saturday in a drive-through state convention following an uproar among local activists after Mr. Riggleman officiated a same-sex wedding. Mr. Riggleman, a distillery owner and a former Air Force intelligence officer with a libertarian streak, […]

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Facebook’s $400 million Giphy acquisition facing UK scrutiny

Facebook’s recent acquisition of Giphy is facing scrutiny across the pond. The social networking giant last month announced that it was buying the popular GIF-slinger in a deal worth $400 million with the intention of more closely integrating it with its own family of apps, setting off alarm bells for Britain’s competition watchdog. Though there […]

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The Latest: Georgia man faces upgraded charges in ATV crash

TOP OF THE HOUR: — Georgia man facing upgraded charges for ramming his ATV into an Atlanta policeman during a protest. — Group of Minneapolis police officers say they’re ready to back police chief’s promised overhaul of the department. — Lafayette Park fencing near White House being taken down. ——— ATLANTA — Charges have been […]

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Fed officials see no interest rate increases through 2022

The Federal Reserve on Wednesday signaled years of extraordinary support for an economy facing a torturous slog back from the coronavirus pandemic, with policymakers projecting a 6.5 percent decline in gross domestic product this year, a 9.3 percent unemployment rate at year’s end — and no interest rate increases through 2022. In the first economic […]

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What’s going to happen to the NBA next season? | SportsCenter

Brian Windhorst joins SportsCenter to lay out the issues that the NBA is facing in planning the 2020-21 season after the restart. He then (1:23) addresses the New York Knicks’ statement on racism and social justice. ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔️ Subscribe to […]

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Derek Chauvin’s 1st Day in Court for Killing George Floyd | Daily Pop | E! News

The fired Minneapolis police officer is facing 2nd degree murder charges for the death that sparked nationwide protests. Here’s the latest. #DerekChauvin #ENews #DailyPop #GeorgeFloyd Subscribe: http://bit.ly/enewssub Subscribe to Daily Pop The PODCAST: http://linktr.ee/dailypop About Daily Pop: Come for the Hollywood headlines, stay for the hot takes and juicy gossip. Our hosts discuss, dissect, and […]

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