Lawyer: Artist didn't know Michigan parents stayed in studio

Mon, 06 Dec 2021 01:34:46 -0500

A Detroit-area artist whose studio was where the parents of the Oxford High School student charged in a deadly shooting were found by police is cooperating with authorities and didn’t know the couple had stayed overnight

Jury to hear opening statements in Potter case this week

Mon, 06 Dec 2021 00:29:48 -0500

Opening statements loom this week for a white former Minnesota police officer who said she drew her handgun by mistake when she fatally shot Black motorist Daunte Wright

Today in History

Mon, 06 Dec 2021 00:00:28 -0500

Today in History Today is Monday, Dec. 6, the 340th day of 2021. There are 25 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Dec. 6, 1865, the 13th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, abolishing slavery, was ratified as Georgia became the 27th state to endorse it. On this date: In 1790, Congress moved to Philadelphia from New York. In 1889, The Mark Twain novel “A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court” was first published in England under the title “A Yankee at the Court of King Arthur” (it was published in the U.S. under its more familiar name four days later). In 1907, the worst mining disaster in U.S. history occurred as 362 men and boys died in a coal mine explosion in Monongah, West Virginia. In 1917, some 2,000 people were killed when an explosives-laden French cargo ship, the Mont Blanc, collided with the Norwegian vessel Imo at the harbor in Halifax, Nova Scotia, setting off a blast that devastated the Canadian city. Finland declared its...

Northam to remove Lee statue pedestal, transfer land to city

Sun, 05 Dec 2021 14:59:02 -0500

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam has announced that his administration will remove an enormous pedestal that until earlier this year held a statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E

Third party to probe Oxford High's actions ahead of shooting

Sun, 05 Dec 2021 14:49:46 -0500

A third party will investigate events at the school before the shooting.

Chris Cuomo was accused of harassment days before CNN firing

Sun, 05 Dec 2021 14:42:31 -0500

A new allegation of sexual harassment against Chris Cuomo emerged just days before CNN announced it was firing the anchor amid an investigation into work he did defending his brother from similar harassment allegations

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam orders removal of huge pedestal that once held Robert E. Lee statue; city to be given land

Sun, 05 Dec 2021 14:03:00 -0500

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam orders removal of huge pedestal that once held Robert E. Lee statue; city to be given land

Average US price of gas drops 2 cents over 2 weeks, to $3.46

Sun, 05 Dec 2021 13:38:30 -0500

The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline fell 2 cents over past two weeks, to $3.46 per gallon

2 Louisiana insurance companies fail after Hurricane Ida

Sun, 05 Dec 2021 12:16:12 -0500

The cost of dealing with the insolvent insurers will fall on the state.

Man who jumped from taxiing plane in Phoenix jailed, ID'd

Sun, 05 Dec 2021 11:29:31 -0500

Authorities have identified a man who jumped out of a jetliner’s galley door to the tarmac as the plane was taxiing to a gate at the Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport

Chinese heavyweight to fight 'angry Croatian warrior'?

Mon, 06 Dec 2021 12:00:00 GMT

Filip Hrgovic and Zhilei Zhang are in talks to put their undefeated records on the line in a fight with ramifications for the future heavyweight title picture.

Rachael Blackmore among World Star nominations

Mon, 06 Dec 2021 11:07:00 GMT

Grand National-winning jockey Rachael Blackmore is on the shortlist for the BBC's World Sports Star award.

NFL Week 13 best bits: The Lions end 364-day wait for a win

Mon, 06 Dec 2021 11:00:00 GMT

The Detroit Lions snapped their 15-game winless run with a last second touchdown against the Minnesota Vikings, Tom Brady and Rob Gronkowski hit another career milestone, TJ Watt bolstered his DPOY credentials, Gardner Minshew mania triumphed and there was a surprise exit in Carolina.

Celtic target J-League trio & Jota deal

Mon, 06 Dec 2021 08:53:00 GMT

Celtic are targetting moves for Japanese trio Daizen Maeda, Reo Hatate and Yosuke Ideguchi.

Jackson: Kyogo has raised expectations

Mon, 06 Dec 2021 10:38:00 GMT

Former Celtic striker Darren Jackson believes the supporters will be expecting any new signings from the Asian market to impress as much as Kyogo Furuhashi.

Verstappen-Hamilton in winner-takes-all showdown

Mon, 06 Dec 2021 10:13:00 GMT

Max Verstappen and Lewis Hamilton's amazing title duel will be settled in a blockbuster winner-takes-all F1 showdown at this Sunday's season-ending Abu Dhabi GP.

Ibrahimovic: I'm a little scared to stop playing

Mon, 06 Dec 2021 10:00:00 GMT

AC Milan striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic says he wants to stay at the Serie A club for the rest of his career, admitting he is "scared to stop" playing due to the uncertainty of what comes next after retirement.

Bundesliga Top 5 Goals: MW14

Sun, 05 Dec 2021 21:22:00 GMT

A selection of the best goals from Matchweek 14 in the Bundesliga, including strikes from Robert Lewandowski, Stevan Jovetic and Erling Haaland.

Police investigate Bellingham referee comments after Bayern loss

Mon, 06 Dec 2021 09:22:00 GMT

German police are investigating Jude Bellingham's comments on referee Felix Zwayer after Borussia Dortmund's loss to Bayern Munich, Sky in Germany have been told.

Gough named Yorkshire managing director of cricket

Mon, 06 Dec 2021 09:00:00 GMT

Yorkshire have appointed former captain Darren Gough as their new managing director of cricket on an interim basis until the end of the 2022 season.

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