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Elderly woman killed, 5 others hurt in Portland car rampage

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 07:14:13 -0500

Police in Portland, Oregon, are investigating a hit-and-run driver who killed an elderly woman and injured at least five other people, repeatedly hitting pedestrians in a 15-block rampage

'Historic' snow blankets parts of Midwest, disrupts travel

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 06:56:51 -0500

A major winter storm blanketed parts of the middle of the country with snow, disrupting traffic and closing some coronavirus testing sites

Tornado leaves several injured, homes damaged in Alabama

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 05:35:15 -0500

Officials say one person is dead after a tornado tore through an Alabama city north of Birmingham, leaving the area significantly damaged

Under Biden, China faces renewed trade pressure

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 03:41:16 -0500

The U.S.-Chinese trade war isn’t going away under President Joe Biden

Epstein's ex-girlfriend seeks dismissal of charges she faces

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 04:05:35 -0500

A British socialite charged with recruiting girls for financier Jeffrey Epstein to sexually abuse in the 1990s is asking a judge to dismiss the case on multiple grounds

Storm threatens Midwest with heavy snow, travel disruptions

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 00:30:17 -0500

A major winter storm is threatening to blanket parts of the middle of the country with more than a foot of snow, promising to disrupt travel and even closing some coronavirus testing sites

Today in History

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 00:03:00 -0500

Today in History Today is Tuesday, Jan. 26, the 26th day of 2021. There are 339 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Jan. 26, 2020, NBA legend Kobe Bryant, his 13-year-old daughter and seven others were killed when their helicopter plunged into a steep hillside in dense morning fog in Southern California; the former Lakers star was 41. On this date: In 1788, the first European settlers in Australia, led by Capt. Arthur Phillip, landed in present-day Sydney. In 1907, Congress passed the Tillman Act, which prohibited corporations from making direct campaign contributions to federal election candidates. In 1960, National Football League team owners chose Pete Rozelle to be the new commissioner, succeeding the late Bert Bell. In 1961, President John F. Kennedy appointed Dr. Janet G. Travell to be his personal physician; she was the first woman to hold the job. In 1962, the United States launched Ranger 3 to land scientific instruments on the moon — but...

Woman charged in Capitol riot may be released pending trial

Mon, 25 Jan 2021 21:15:00 -0500

A federal magistrate judge has ruled that the mother of a Tennessee man who authorities say carried flexible plastic handcuffs during the riot at the U.S. Capitol can be released from custody

More Houston officers indicted in wake of deadly drug raid

Mon, 25 Jan 2021 21:13:32 -0500

Prosecutors say a second Houston police officer has been charged with murder and is among additional officers who have been indicted as part of an ongoing investigation into a Houston Police Department narcotics unit following a deadly 2019 drug raid

Businessman seeks to avoid prison in Giuliani-tinged case

Mon, 25 Jan 2021 21:04:16 -0500

A Florida businessman who hired Rudy Giuliani to lend credibility to a fraud-busting company that was a fraud itself is seeking to avoid a prison sentence at his upcoming sentencing

Price scoops four trophies at PDC annual awards

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 12:44:00 GMT

Gerwyn Price scooped four Player of the Year trophies as he dominated the PDC annual awards, with Damon Heta, Dave Chisnall and Callan Rydz also recognised, alongside Barry Hearn OBE's induction into the PDC Hall of Fame.

Benitez to wait for perfect club

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 12:07:00 GMT

Rafa Benitez plans to wait for the perfect club before agreeing to his next job in management.

Revealed: How Lampard's Chelsea sacking unfolded

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 12:38:00 GMT

Chelsea are expected to name Thomas Tuchel as their new manager after sacking Frank Lampard on Monday. Sky Sports News reporter Kaveh Solhekol chronicles the last 24 hours of Lampard's reign at Stamford Bridge...

History made as two females officiate in NBA game

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 11:49:00 GMT

History was made on Monday night, as Natalie Sago and Jenna Schroeder helped to form the NBA's first refereeing crew which featured two females.

F1 Gossip: Ocon's Alonso target, Leclerc's Ferrari test

Fri, 08 Jan 2021 10:06:00 GMT

Esteban Ocon talks Alpine's big rebrand, Fernando Alonso and more, while Charles Leclerc continues Ferrari's winter testing programme.

West Brom interested in Lingard loan deal

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 11:21:00 GMT

West Brom have made an enquiry to Manchester United about the possibility of a loan deal for Jesse Lingard.

Bateman singles out Hodgson for England captaincy

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 10:15:00 GMT

John Bateman has played down his chances of becoming the next England captain and singled out his old Canberra skipper Josh Hodgson as the best man for the job.

Former Wales captain Williams retires

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 10:00:00 GMT

Former Wales and Swansea captain Ashley Williams has announced his retirement from football.

Benfica vs Arsenal may be at neutral venue

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 10:11:00 GMT

Arsenal are in talks about playing the first leg of their Europa League last-32 game against Benfica next month at a neutral venue.

Gerrard: I'm gutted for Lampard but exit no surprise

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 10:00:00 GMT

Rangers manager Steven Gerrard is "gutted" for Frank Lampard after he was sacked by Chelsea but says his exit is "no surprise" given the Premier League club's history.

Disney Plus Star explained: release date, new TV shows, price increase and more

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 13:00:51 +0000

Disney Plus is about to expand with the addition of Star, a new channel that includes more adult-oriented content.

Google Chrome is getting a small but important upgrade for the home working era

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 13:00:02 +0000

Google Chrome notifications will now behave differently when a video call is active.

BT's new broadband deals offer big cash incentives but there are better options

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 12:56:23 +0000

BT's fibre broadband deals are offering high value Mastercards but Virgin, Plusnet and TalkTalk are better choices.

Disney Plus free trial: can you try it for free?

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 12:55:22 +0000

At launch, the Disney Plus free trial was offered to all new customers. But can you still try Disney Plus before you commit?

Windows 10 zero-day gets quick fix courtesy of third-party devs

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 12:39:58 +0000

A third-party developer has issued a fix for the Windows hard drive corruption vulnerability discovered earlier this month.

Battlefield 6 release date, trailer, news and rumors

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 12:35:55 +0000

Everything we know so far about Battlefield 6.

SARS launches its own web browser that supports Adobe Flash Player

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 12:35:03 +0000

The South African Revenue Service (SARS) revealed that it has found a workaround for the issues it was having with Adobe Flash Player, which was preventing taxpayers from utilising the revenue service's online filing system

The best wireless speaker 2021: find the best connected speakers for your home

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 12:31:55 +0000

Looking for the best wireless speaker? Here are our top picks to get music flowing throughout your home.

This top VPN is causing blue screen of death crashes on Windows 10

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 12:30:33 +0000

ProtonVPN has confirmed that conflicts with unnamed antivirus solutions are causing BSOD issues.

This cheap soundbar comes with virtual surround sound and can even call your friends

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 12:19:53 +0000

The Polk React soundbar comes with Alexa built-in, letting you control it hands-free – and it's not too pricey, either.

Ana De Armas Reveals What Ben Affleck Loved About Visiting Her Home In Cuba In Pre-Breakup Interview

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 12:53:59 +0000

In an interview conducted before her split from Ben Affleck, Ana de Armas gave a small but rare insight into the pair's relationship.

Remembering Gianna Bryant: 20 Photos Of Kobe & Vanessa’s Daughter 1 Year After Her Tragic Death

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 12:00:27 +0000

In honor of Gianna Bryant's memory, we're looking back at some of her sweetest moments with her sisters and parents.

Kobe & His Kids: See Precious Pics Of The Bryant Family On The 1st Anniversary Of His Death

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 11:30:04 +0000

On this day in 2020, the world lost an icon in Kobe Bryant, along with his daughter, Gianna, in a tragic helicopter crash. As we remember Kobe and Gigi, we're taking a look back at the family's sweetest photos.

T.I. & Tiny’s Daughter Heiress, 4, Lip Syncs To Beyonce’s ‘Single Ladies’ In Cute New Video — Watch

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 05:26:37 +0000

T.I. and Tiny's daughter Heiress is already showing that she can own a tune, even if it is lip synching to Beyonce. She jammed out to 'Single Ladies' in an adorable TikTok video.

Michael B. Jordan: Why He Won’t Be Posting ‘Every Moment’ Of Romance With Lori Harvey

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 04:52:58 +0000

'Black Panther' star Michael B. Jordan recently went Instagram official with Lori Harvey, but fans shouldn't expect to see every moment of their romance documented online. Here's why.

Megan Thee Stallion Shows Off Her Fitness Progress In Crop Top & Underwear — Before & After Pics

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 04:33:35 +0000

Megan Thee Stallion took to Instagram to share a series of photos showing off her incredible toned body after taking part in 'hottie boot camp' for just one week.

Gigi Hadid Revealed Her Baby Girl’s Name Months Ago & Fans Completely Missed It — See Evidence

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 04:25:35 +0000

Gigi Hadid gave a brief glimpse of her daughter Khai's name in a pre-Christmas Instagram post. But no fan was eagle-eyed enough to have caught it at the time.

Billie Eilish Reveals Why Her Team Got ‘Worried’ After Her Tank Top Paparazzi Pic Went Viral

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 04:13:28 +0000

For her 'Vanity Fair' cover story interview, Billie Eilish opened up about her team's reaction to the singer's viral tank top photo and her past 'horrible body relationship.'

‘Bachelorette’s Hannah Brown Confirms Romance With Model Adam Woolard During PDA Stroll

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 03:30:06 +0000

Hannah Brown was spotted laughing and smiling while hand in hand with Adam Woolard during a walk and shopping trip in Los Angeles.

Joe Biden’s Dogs, Major & Champ, 1st Spotted & Heard Barking After Their Move To White House

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 03:09:40 +0000

Dogs are back at the White House, after Donald Trump broke the 115-year tradition. Major and Champ barked as Joe Biden signed an executive order that lifted a ban on transgender people serving in the military.

Freaky Gets a Killer Switch Edition on Blu-ray, DVD with Tons of Extras and Deleted Scenes

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 00:54:54 PDT

Available to own for the first time on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital comes Blumhouse's body switch horror movie, Freaky.

Is That a Godzilla Imposter in the First Godzilla Vs. Kong Trailer?

Mon, 25 Jan 2021 18:05:40 PDT

The Godzilla in the Godzilla vs. Kong trailer might not be the real deal.

Struggling Aladdin Actor Mena Massoud Lands the Lead in Netflix Movie The Royal Treatment

Mon, 25 Jan 2021 17:26:45 PDT

After struggling to find a new movie role post-Aladdin, Mena Massoud will star opposite Laura Marano in The Royal Treatment.

Hugh Grant & Josh Hartnett Join Ever Expanding Cast for Guy Ritchie's New Thriller

Mon, 25 Jan 2021 16:44:21 PDT

Hugh Grant and Josh Hartnett will star alongside Jason Statham and Aubrey Plaza in director Guy Ritchie's upcoming action flick.

Jungle Cruise Ride Is Getting a Disney Parks Revamp in Response to Racism Charges

Mon, 25 Jan 2021 16:13:52 PDT

People have criticized the Jungle Cruise ride for years, claiming that it presents a racist view of indigenous people.

Tomb Raider 2 Gets Lovecraft Country Series Creator Misha Green to Write and Direct

Mon, 25 Jan 2021 15:56:55 PDT

Lovecraft Country creator Misha Green will write and direct Tomb Raider 2 with Alica Vikander returning as Lara Croft.

Why the Robocop Remake Failed with Fans According to Joel Kinnaman

Mon, 25 Jan 2021 15:43:29 PDT

The 2014 movie was remake of the iconic original, which failed to live up to the massive expectations that fans had.

Godzilla Vs. Kong Toy Brings a Better Look at King Kong's New Battle Axe

Mon, 25 Jan 2021 15:05:09 PDT

The newly released Godzilla vs. Kong trailer teases Kong's new weapon, with a new toy offering an even closer look.

Disney's Hunchback of Notre Dame Live-Action Remake Is Getting Closer Teases Josh Gad

Mon, 25 Jan 2021 14:54:28 PDT

Josh Gad offers a promising update on the status of Disney's The Hunchback of Notre Dame live action remake.

Monsters at Work Disney+ Series Is a True Sequel to Monsters, Inc. Confirms Billy Crystal

Mon, 25 Jan 2021 12:41:04 PDT

Billy Crystal confirmed that he's returning alongside John Goodman for Monsters at Work and that several episodes are already done.

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