CNN suspends Chris Cuomo ‘indefinitely’ after documents detail help he gave his brother
“When Chris admitted to us that he had offered advice to his brother’s staff, he broke our rules and we acknowledged that publicly,” the statement read. “But we also appreciated the unique position he was in and understood his need to put family first and job second. However, these documents point to a greater level of involvement in his brother’s efforts than we previously knew. As a result, we have suspended Chris indefinitely, pending further evaluation.”washingtonpost.com
‘America is watching’: Investigation continues at park where Brian Laundrie remains found
SARASOTA COUNTY, Fla. — It’s been more than 24 hours since human remains were found at Myakkahatchee Creek Environmental Park during the search for Brian Laundrie. >>> STREAM CHANNEL 9 EYEWITNESS NEWS LIVE <<<READ: Coroner: Gabby Petito died of strangulationThe FBI said Thursday they used dental records to confirm that the remains found at the park are those of Brian Laundrie. #UPDATE: On October 21, 2021, a comparison of dental records confirmed that the human remains found at the T. Mabry Carlton, Jr. Memorial Reserve and Myakkahatchee Creek Environmental Park are those of Brian Laundrie. READ: Myakkahatchee Creek Environmental Park, what you need to knowLaw enforcement found the human remains and a backpack belonging to Laundrie that was nearby. Photos: Brian Laundrie’s backpack, notebook found in Florida nature reserveMarceno also detailed the resources being utilized at the scene, and the teamwork between agencies, but offered very little new information on the case.wftv.com
LEADING OFF: Bassitt back, Chisox close, Max starts, Cards W
Bassitt was leading the American League in wins, innings (151) and starts (25) at the time of his injury. WHITE SOX WRAPUP? The White Sox are on the verge of reaching the playoffs in back-to-back seasons for the first time in team history. Reynaldo López (3-3, 3.00 ERA) starts the opener for Chicago and Aaron Civale (11-4, 3.40) pitches for second-place Cleveland. The 40-year-old Wainwright (16-7, 2.89 ERA) starts against Adrian Houser (9-6, 3.43) and division-leading Milwaukee.wftv.com
LEADING OFF: Bassitt back, Chisox try to clinch, Max starts
Bassitt was leading the American League in wins, innings (151) and starts (25) at the time of his injury. WHITE SOX WRAPUP? José Abreu, Yasmani Grandal and the White Sox look to clinch their first AL Central title since 2008, needing to win just once in a day-night doubleheader at Cleveland. Reynaldo López (3-3, 3.00 ERA) starts the opener for Chicago and Aaron Civale (11-4, 3.40) pitches for second-place Cleveland. The 40-year-old Wainwright (16-7, 2.89 ERA) starts against Adrian Houser (9-6, 3.43) and division-leading Milwaukee.wftv.com
Judge issues arrest warrant for former ‘That’s So Raven’ star Kyle Massey
Kyle Massey Actors Chris and Kyle Massey (right) present the Emmy for Outstanding Performer in a Children's Series during the 36th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards at The Orpheum Theatre on August 30, 2009, in Los Angeles, California. Kyle Massey was charged June 14, 2021, with one count of immoral communication with a minor. (Jesse Grant/WireImage via Getty Images)KING COUNTY, Wash. — A judge has signed a warrant for the arrest of actor and former Disney Channel star Kyle Massey after he did not show up for his arraignment in Washington state. According to court records, a King County judge signed a $100,000 warrant for Massey after he failed to appear for his arraignment scheduled on Monday morning. Massey, known for his role as Cory Baxter on Disney shows “That’s So Raven” and “Cory in the House,” is accused of sending pornographic material to a 13-year-old girl, according to TMZ.wftv.com
Former ‘That’s So Raven’ star Kyle Massey charged with felony immoral communication with minor
Kyle Massey Actors Chris and Kyle Massey (right) present the Emmy for Outstanding Performer in a Children's Series during the 36th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards at The Orpheum Theatre on August 30, 2009, in Los Angeles, California. Kyle Massey was charged June 14, 2021, with one count of immoral communication with a minor. (Jesse Grant/WireImage via Getty Images)KING COUNTY, Wash. — Actor and former Disney Channel star Kyle Massey has been charged with one count of immoral communication with a minor, Variety reported Monday, citing court documents filed June 14. >> Read more trending newsFormer Disney Star Kyle Massey Charged with Felony Immoral Communication with A Minor https://t.co/8X9vEUChi7 — TMZ (@TMZ) June 29, 2021Massey, known for his role as Cory Baxter on Disney shows “That’s So Raven” and “Cory in the House,” is accused of sending pornographic material to a 13-year-old girl, TMZ reported. Massey, who was scheduled to appear for a Monday arraignment, failed to show, both outlets reported.wftv.com
Reynolds, Odunze receive US call-ups but not Hoppe
(Laurence Griffiths/Pool via AP)CHICAGO – Defender Bryan Reynolds received his first call-up to the U.S. national team after the 19-year-old made his debut for Roma last weekend. Chituru Odunze, an 18-year-old goalkeeper with Leicester, also could debut in exhibitions against Jamaica on March 25 at Wiener Neustadt, Austria, or three days later at Northern Ireland. Forward Matthew Hoppe, who has scored five goals for Schalke this season, was not called in for a possible debut. Germany), Luca de la Torre (Heracles, Netherlands), Sebastian Lletget (LA Galaxy), Yunus Musah (Valencia, Spain), Owen Otasowie (Wolverhampton, England). Forwards: Daryl Dike (Barnsley, England), Nicholas Gioacchini (Caen, France), Christian Pulisic (Chelsea, England), Gio Reyna (Borussia Dortmund, Germany), Josh Sargent (Werder Bremen, Germany), Tim Weah (Lille, France).
Artist adds touch of moon (tree) dust for Apollo 14 50th anniversary
Chris Calle puts the finishing touches on "Touched by the Moon," his moon tree-dust infused tribute painting for the 50th anniversary of NASA's Apollo 14 moon landing mission. A new tribute to the 50th anniversary of NASA's Apollo 14 lunar landing mission has grown out of a collaboration between two artists and a touch of moon dust, of sorts. Moon Mission's Living Monuments: Apollo 14's 'Moon Trees' live onScott Phillips with the remains of the Apollo 14 moon tree that stood at the Kennedy Space Center from 1976 to 2017. Related: NASA's 17 Apollo Moon Missions in PicturesDust-drivenWith the Apollo 14 moon tree sawdust in hand, Calle said that Earthrise became the natural choice for the 50th anniversary painting. (Image credit: Calle Space Art via collectSPACE.com)Adding the moon tree sawdust helped shape the way Calle painted the scene.space.com
Christopher Plummer, iconic "Sound of Music" star with 75-year career, has died at 91
Christopher Plummer, the legendary stage actor whose career spanned more than seven decades and who played Captain von Trapp in the film "The Sound of Music," has died, his manager confirmed. A veteran of the stage, Plummer became a household name in the 1965 megahit musical "The Sound of Music." Despite the film's runaway success and place in American film history, Plummer famously was never really a fan of it. He was known as a "bad boy" on set, and he famously called the film "The Sound of Mucus." Despite his personal dislike of the film, "The Sound of Music" was a runaway international success, and it set his career on a successful path.cbsnews.com
ECMO machine saved life of 34-year-old cyclist
OVIEDO, Fla – A day at work turned into a trip to the hospital that left a 34-year-old cyclist in a medically induced coma. [TRENDING: Florida debuts new vaccine hotline | Merritt Island-bound plane found in ocean | Titusville man accused of killing mother]“I’m a cyclist. His day started like any other until, without warning, Cooper passed out at work. Inkrott and his team rushed Cooper to AdventHealth Orlando where he “coded” and was saved by an ECMO machine. “The message that we are getting here that Chris just mentioned is to not delay care,” Inkrott said.
All-Star guard Chris Paul sent to Suns in blockbuster trade
A person with knowledge of the situation says All-Star guard Chris Paul is being traded from the Oklahoma City Thunder to the Phoenix Suns, where he'll play alongside one of the league's most dynamic young scorers in fellow All-Star Devin Booker. The Phoenix Suns weren’t deterred. “We are excited to welcome Chris Paul and Abdel Nader to Phoenix,” Suns general manager James Jones said. That trade, along with the Paul trade, could give the Thunder as many as 17 first-round picks in the next seven drafts. The trade reunites him with Suns coach Monty Williams; Paul played for Williams in 2010-11 when Williams was in his first season coaching the New Orleans Hornets.
Many small businesses go back to work as some states lift stay-at-home restrictions
It's back to work for many small businesses in states, like Georgia, that have begun to lift restrictions implemented to reduce the spread of the coronavirus. Public spaces, including beaches in Florida, are now operating with restricted hours and social-distancing requirements. However, the reopening of these businesses and spaces has drawn criticism and concern over whether it's too soon for people to safely gather in those locations. However, some businesses that have the green light to reopen have refused to do so because they consider it unsafe. Here are some photos of businesses that decided to open their doors to the public again:cnbc.com
LZ Lakehawk: No post-boot leave for new Marines
Monday is a big day for South Lake High School alumni Kane Dehnz and Alexander Prosise, along with Lake Ridge grad Mark Restaino and Tavares Bulldog Ricky Tipton. Cloud High School," asked Tavares resident Rivera. Both brothers played basketball at Umatilla High School and were members of the Bulldogs' Army Junior ROTC program under the mentorship of Lt. Col. Chuck Minyard. Theirs is a tale of Zachary completing recruit training with three other Lake County high school grads. Zack Sanders, Umatilla.dailycommercial.com
Estranged husband of slain St. Cloud mother wants charge dropped
Cloud man accused of killing his estranged wife is asking a judge to throw out one of the criminal charges against him. According to the motion, prosecutors missed a 90-day deadline to bring him to trial on the misdemeanor charge. Cloud mom’s death incriminated son in jailhouse letter | Murder suspects’ family member told detectives he saw St. Ron DeSantis signed an executive order removing the murder case from Ayala’s office and reassigning it to neighboring State Attorney Brad King. Under Florida law, prosecutors must be ready to bring a murder case to trial withing 175 days of a suspect’s arrest.
Murder suspects’ family member told detectives he saw St. Cloud mother’s motionless body
Cloud woman told detectives he saw the victim’s lifeless body in his parent’s garage the night she went missing, according to a video of the interview with Osceola County Sheriff’s Office detectives. Otero-Rivera and his father, Angel Rivera, 63, were arrested in late October in connection with Montalvo’s murder but have not been charged with first-degree murder. In the early days of the investigation, Nicholas Rivera, 28, the son of Angel Rivera, was arrested on unrelated charges in Georgia. In the video, detectives describe a scene in the Otero-Rivera garage, they said Nicholas Rivera told them about in another interview. Angel Rivera and Nicholas Rivera both made statements in jailhouse phone calls and to detectives implicating Christopher Otero-Rivera.
Ex-Speaker John Boehner calls lying former congressman Chris Collins 'good man' as defense requests no jail time in insider-trading case
House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio performs a mock swearing in for Rep. Chris Collins, R-N.Y., Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013, on Capitol Hill in Washington as the 113th Congress began. Former House Speaker John Boehner called disgraced former New York congressman Chris Collins a "good man" in a letter submitted by Collins' lawyer as part of a bid to win him a no-jail sentence in his insider-trading criminal case. The former Buffalo-area representative is due to be sentenced Jan. 17 in U.S. District Court in Manhattan. Collins "is a family man who has a passion for his country, his wife, his children and grandchildren," Boehner wrote. "I know this experience has been mortifying for him," Boehner wrote.cnbc.com
From the Porch Steps: Clara and Gobbler, Chapter 4, the fate of the gobbler
He told Clara that she was doing a good job fattening up their Christmas turkey and Clara clapped her hands with excitement. Grandpa wasn't concerned until she said to him: Grandpa, do you think Gobbler will like Christmas? Finally Christmas morning arrived and Clara ran downstairs to see what Santa had brought her. Look everyone, here is my friend Gobbler, Clara said wiping her eyes. Merry Christmas, Gobbler.dailycommercial.com
STORIES OF HOPE: I like to solve problems
Founded in 2007, Food Brings Hope provides after-school programs in 27 schools in Volusia County and two in Flagler County. ABOUT THIS SERIES: Founded in 2007, Food Brings Hope provides after-school programs in 27 schools in Volusia County and two in Flagler County. Our Food Brings Hope program makes me happy and makes me want to come to school so I can stay after school and learn more. Food Brings Hope is like family to me. FOOD BRINGS HOPE: More heartwarming storiesREAD: Food Brings Hope helps Mainland students excel.news-journalonline.com
Fiery blues-rockers the Black Crowes have reunited and will play Central Florida next summer
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This Is Nuts! Squirrels Pack More Than 200 Walnuts Under Hood of Woman's Car
Chris Persic's truck, only 2 months old, was headed for the shop. The now-viral image shows mounds of dead grass and more than 200 walnuts covering the engine of her KIA sedan. Meanwhile, at the dealership where Chris' truck was being examined, it turned out that squirrels had chewed through a wire going to the engine. "My car had dents in the hood," Chris said, referring to falling walnuts. Friday morning, Chris found another clump of dead grass on the engine of his wife's car.
Dad Surprised by Janet Jackson Still Can't Believe He Met Her
A Janet Jackson superfan was left stunned and speechless when the queen of pop surprised him as he was singing her praises after the concert. Jackson embraced Keith Strawder Sr. from behind as he raved about his experience following her Las Vegas concert over the weekend. She walked up behind me and whispers her sweet soft voice in my ear and puts her hands on my shoulder, Strawder of Houston told InsideEdition.com. It hasnt returned yet.Strawder explained that hes been a huge fan of Jackson ever since she started her musical career. The video they shared on social media of their dads heartwarming reaction quickly went viral and even gained the interest of Jackson and her team.
Autism in schools: Volusia 'no man's land' of autism education
Now the U.S. Department of Justice is investigating the Volusia County school district for allegedly discriminating against students with autism. And the district has only two people who specialize in autism education, who work with those 1,100 students and support their teachers in about 70 schools. The school district prohibited teachers or school-based personnel from speaking to The News-Journal for this story because of the ongoing DOJ investigation. Of the 62 private schools in Volusia registered with the state directory, only one-third say they service students with autism. We are the Death Valley of autism education."news-journalonline.com
Chris Kraft, NASA's first flight director, dies at 95
Chris Kraft is seen here at his flight director console in the Mission Control Center during Gemini-Titan V flight simulation. Chris Kraft, NASA's first flight director, died Monday, two days after the agency celebrated the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing, according to a NASA. "America has truly lost a national treasure today with the passing of one of NASA's earliest pioneers -- flight director Chris Kraft," said NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine in a statement. He was a pioneer in his field and created the the concept of NASA's Mission Control. In 2011, NASA named its Building 30 Mission Control Center at the Johnson Space Center in his honor, "Christopher C. Kraft, Jr., Mission Control Center."
Bahamas police were told billionaire Cline was on helicopter
Leaders of industry, government and academics in West Virginia eulogized Chris Cline as a coal industry visionary and a generous giver. Leaders of industry, government and academics in West Virginia eulogized Cline as a coal industry visionary and a generous giver. "He was a very farsighted entrepreneur," said Bill Raney, president of the West Virginia Coal Association. The Bahamas Civil Aviation Authority told the Federal Aviation Administration that the Augusta AW139 helicopter was located in the water at about 7 p.m. on Thursday. West Virginia Gov.ocala.com