Courtesy Truitt Family (COBB COUNTY, Ga.) — The family of a Georgia teenager who was fatally shot by police in July 2020 has filed a lawsuit against Cobb County for $150 million over the teen’s death. “I am the proud mother of Vincent Demario Truitt,” his mother, Venethia Cook, said in a press conference on […]

“Why not us” has been the Bengals‘ rallying cry for the 2021 season. The phrase, which was first uttered during training camp by tight end C.J. Uzomah, had already been printed on T-shirts prior to the Bengals’ 26-19 triumph over the Raiders in the AFC wild card round, a win that ended Cincinnati’s 31-year drought […]

Al Drago/Pool/Getty Images (WASHINGTON) — The CIA has assessed that the “majority” of reported cases of unexplained medical symptoms known as “Havana syndrome” can be “reasonably explained by medical conditions or environmental and technical factors,” a senior CIA official told ABC News. The spy agency has assessed it’s “unlikely that a foreign actor, including Russia, […]

Mario Tama/Getty Images (MINNEAPOLIS, Minn.) — Opening statements in the joint federal trial of three former police officers accused of civil rights violations in the death of George Floyd are expected to begin next week after a jury was seated on Thursday. Fired Minneapolis police officers J. Alexander Kueng, 28, Thomas Lane, 38, and Tou […]

Alexander Spatari/Getty Images (WASHINGTON) — Cybercriminals could use altered Quick Response (QR) codes to steal personal and financial information of unsuspecting customers, the FBI warns. QR codes are all around us these days, and they’re used for everything from restaurant orders to donations. During the pandemic, many restaurants began using QR codes in place of […]

Getty Images The term “loan army” will be a thing of the past under the new loan regulations that are being introduced by FIFA. The new regulations will go into effect on July 1 in an effort to develop young players and prevent hoarding, usually by larger clubs around the world. A few things will […]

Cyndi Monaghan/Getty Images (WASHINGTON) — Several state lawmakers are looking to expand abortion access this legislative session while a challenge to Roe v. Wade is before the U.S. Supreme Court. Two bills out of Maryland and Washington aim to increase the pool of abortion providers operating in the states, which will likely see an increased […]

Royal Canadian Mounted Police (MANITOBA, Canada) — Four people, including two adults, a teen and an infant, have been found frozen to death about 40 feet from the U.S.-Canada border while being smuggled into North Dakota, according to U.S. and Canadian authorities. U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers and law enforcement officers with the Department […]

The Good Brigade/Getty Images (NEW YORK) — While the benefits of exercise are becoming increasingly well known, new data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention suggests that more than one-fifth of Americans remain physically inactive. In the study, being physically inactive meant no physical activity at all over the past month — anything […]

Chris Ratcliff/Bloomberg via Getty Images (LOS ANGELES) — Amazon has expanded in many ways throughout the years, and now the e-commerce giant is launching a brick-and-mortar clothing store. The company announced Thursday that its Amazon Style fashion retail space will open later this year at The Americana at Brand shopping mall in Los Angeles. The […]

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