After Storms, They Built Higher. They Dread Doing It Again.

CREOLE, La. — Mary Canik returned after Hurricane Laura to find her hometown destroyed again. The grocery store she owns with her husband had been ransacked by a wall of water, its contents a mangled mess blown onto the gravel parking lot. Her home, which had been rebuilt after an earlier hurricane and lifted 14 […]

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Mark Ruffalo slams ‘salacious’ reporting on his hometown of Kenosha, Wis.: ‘Utter bulls***’

Mark Ruffalo slams ‘salacious’ reporting on his hometown of Kenosha, Wis.: ‘Utter bulls***’ George Back Producer, Yahoo Entertainment September 16, 2020 [embedded content] Avengers star and Kenosha, Wis., native Mark Ruffalo appeared on The Daily Show With Trevor Noah Tuesday, where he discussed the protests following the shooting of Jacob Blake. Depiction of the protests […]

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Melania Trump Statue Returns in Slovenia. (This One Is Harder to Burn.)

When a wooden statue of Melania Trump was erected near her hometown in Slovenia last year, it was mocked as looking like a Smurfette or a scarecrow. Then it was set on fire. Now, the artist who commissioned it is back with a new one — and this sculpture, made of bronze, is intended to have […]

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Battered by the virus, tribes race to boost census count

When Lauri Dawn Kindness was growing up, her hometown on the Crow Indian Reservation had an arcade, movie theater, gas stations and family cafe along streets shaded by towering cottonwood trees near a bend in the Little Bighorn River. Today, there’s only a small grocer and a propane dealer among the deserted lots scattered through […]

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Blackhawks’ rookies set offseason training plans heading into second seasons

Dominik Kubalik is skating with HC Plzen in his Czech Republic hometown this autumn. | AP Photo/David Banks Kirby Dach and Adam Boqvist will try to add muscle, while Dominik Kubalik will skate with his hometown Czech team. Plzen, Czech Republic, is best known in North America as the origin of Pilsen beer. But for […]

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Daisy Coleman’s Hometown Sheriff Calls Her Death A ‘Terrible Tragedy’: ‘It Should Have Never Happened’

Assault survivor Daisy Coleman sadly passed away by suicide at the age of 23 and her hometown sheriff, Randy Strong, who was not the sheriff in her rape incident, is speaking out about her death. Daisy Coleman‘s body was found in Colorado on Aug. 4 after she passed away by suicide at the age of […]

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FBG Duck: 5 Things To Know About Chicago Rapper Gunned Down In Drive-By Shooting

FBG Duck was reportedly shot in his hometown of Chicago on Aug. 4 before he rushed to a nearby hospital. Here are five things you should know about the rapper. FBG Duck, 26, whose real name is Carlton D. Weekly, was reportedly one of three people who were shot in a drive-by shooting in Chicago’s […]

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Civil rights icon Lewis to lie in repose at Georgia Capitol

John Lewis will lie in repose at the Georgia capitol in his hometown of Atlanta in one of the last memorial services for the late Democratic congressman before he is buried. Members of the public will be able to pay their respects to Lewis on Wednesday at the state capitol rotunda following a ceremony in […]

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Facing federal agents, Portland protests find new momentum

Mardy Widman has watched protests against racial injustice unfold in her hometown of Portland, Oregon, for more than seven weeks but stayed away because, at age 79, she feared contracting the coronavirus. But that calculus changed for Widman when President Donald Trump sent federal law enforcement agents to the liberal city to quell violent demonstrations […]

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Federal presence in Portland gives protests new momentum

Mardy Widman has watched protests against racial injustice unfold in her hometown of Portland, Oregon, for more than seven weeks but stayed away because, at age 79, she feared contracting the coronavirus. But that calculus changed for Widman when President Donald Trump sent federal law enforcement agents to the liberal city to quell violent demonstrations […]

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Federal presence in Portland gives protests momentum

Mardy Widman has watched protests against racial injustice unfold in her hometown of Portland, Oregon, for more than seven weeks but stayed away because, at age 79, she feared contracting the coronavirus. But that calculus changed for Widman when President Donald Trump sent federal law enforcement agents to the liberal city to quell violent demonstrations […]

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Biden pushes populist ‘made in America’ plan to pump up economy

SCRANTON, PA — Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden returned to his childhoold hometown in Pennsylvania on Thursday during a trip where he proposed spending $700 billion on American products and research – in the hopes of bringing back millions of jobs lost by an economy flattened by the coronavirus pandemic. The former vice president unveiled his populist plan […]

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Melania Trump statue in Slovenia set on fire on Fourth of July; suspects sought

A wooden statue of first lady Melania Trump near her hometown in Slovenia was reportedly set on fire on the Fourth of July, prompting its removal. “I want to know why they did it,” Brad Downey, an American artist who commissioned the sculpture, told Reuters. If the suspect or suspects are caught, Downey said, he would like […]

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Hometown pressure? Cubs pick Ed Howard plans to — as always — field it cleanly

Ed Howard is ready to take on the challenge of playing for the hometown Cubs. | Getty Images The shortstop from Mount Carmel is excited and confident. “I feel I deserve to be [considered] the best shortstop in the draft,” he said. The pressure is already on Ed Howard, the 18-year-old shortstop who went to […]

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The Latest: Memorials for Floyd reach Houston hometown

TOP OF THE HOUR: — Memorials for George Floyd reach final stop in Houston hometown — French protesters take a knee for abolishing slavery — Driver, 18, charged in Tennessee for driving into protesters — Germany wants protesters to follow social distancing rules — UK leader says anti-racism protests have been “subverted by thuggery” —- […]

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‘RHONY’ Ramona Singer, 63, Looks Half Her Age In Sleek Blue Leopard Swimsuit — Pic

Ramona Singer stunned while relaxing hundreds of miles away from her hometown of New York City in a very revealing outfit! Does Ramona Singer ever age? The 63-year-old made jaws drop in one of her newest Instagram photos posted on Saturday, May 9. She struck a fierce pose while luxuriating on a boat in the […]

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De Blasio Says Trump Is ‘Stabbing His Hometown in the Back’

new video loaded: De Blasio Says Trump Is ‘Stabbing His Hometown in the Back’ transcript Back bars 0:00/1:01 –1:01 transcript De Blasio Says Trump Is ‘Stabbing His Hometown in the Back’ Mayor Bill de Blasio of New York assailed President Trump for saying areas hard hit by coronavirus should not count on the federal government […]

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Waiving Rent and Making Masks, Afghans Meet Coronavirus With Kindness

KABUL, Afghanistan — Around the time his hometown turned into the epicenter of coronavirus in Afghanistan and the government began a lockdown, Mohamed Kareem Tawain, an 80-year-old dentist in the western city of Herat, had a dream one night: that he took some money from his wife to distribute for charity, but found no one […]

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Meghan Markle & Prince Harry Leave Canada for Los Angeles | E! News

The Duchess and Duke of Sussex are spending time in Meghan’s hometown. Will this lead to more Hollywood gigs for the former "Suits" star? Watch! Full Story: https://www.eonline.com/news/1134985/meghan-markle-and-prince-harry-leave-canada-to-spend-time-in-los-angeles #MeghanMarkle #ENews #CelebrityNews #PrinceHarry Subscribe: http://bit.ly/enewssub About E! News: The E! News team brings you the latest breaking entertainment, fashion and Pop Culture news. Featuring exclusive segments, […]

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Ben Affleck & Rumored GF Ana de Armas Spotted in Cuba | Daily Pop | E! News

The "Deep Water" costars have been seen together multiple times in her hometown of Havana, Cuba. "Daily Pop" decides if Ana’s the one for Ben! Full Story: https://www.eonline.com/news/1128935/ben-affleck-spotted-with-ana-de-armas-in-her-hometown-of-havana-cuba #BenAffleck #ENews #DailyPop #AnadeArmas Subscribe: http://bit.ly/enewssub 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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Ben Affleck, 47, & Co-Star Ana de Armas, 31, Spark Romance Rumors After They’re Pictured Together In Cuba

Ben Affleck has been enjoying a trip with Spanish actres Ana de Armas in her hometown of Havana, Cuba! The actors just wrapped a movie together. Ben Affleck, 47, has taken a trip all the way to Ana de Armas‘ hometown of Havana, Cuba! The purpose of this getaway remains unclear, although Ben sure does […]

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In Biden’s Hometown, Trump Says He’s Ready to Face Off Against Him

SCRANTON, Pa. — President Trump came to Joseph R. Biden Jr.’s hometown on Thursday and said he was prepared to run against the former Democratic vice president in November, changing gears after being “mentally” ready to take on Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont. “I was all set for Bernie, because I thought it was going to […]

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