Woman who helped murderer escape Kansas prison in 2006 says she empathizes with missing Alabama officer
LANSING, Kan. (WDAF) – The search for a missing inmate in Alabama and the corrections officer accused of helping him escape continues days after he fled the prison. While no one knows where Casey White and Vicky White, no relation, are, Toby Dorr said she knows exactly what that corrections officer is going through. “People were…news.yahoo.com
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
Rena Chambers (Honey)
Rena Chambers (Honey)July 21, 1926 – September 4, 2021Rena Merle Merkin Chambers (Honey) was born July 21, 1926 in San Antonio, Texas, to Arbuth and Lyttie Merkin. She went home to be with our Lord on September 4, 2021, at the age of 95. She is preceded in death by the love of her life, her husband of 72 years, Robert Chambers.boernestar.com
Bears earn 2nd win of season over Bastrop Tribe
San Marcos Academy took a 37-12 victory inside Ingram Stadium on Thursday, improving to 2-0 on the season.“When (head coach Chris) Chacon was putting his schedule together, he really wanted to schedul[San Marcos, TX] [Hays County news] Sports San Marcos News, San Marcos Record [Texas State]sanmarcosrecord.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).
Ex-campaign spokesman kills self outside Texas congresswoman’s home
Rep. Beth Van Duyne (R-TX) wears a protective mask while walking through the Canon Tunnel to the U.S. Capitol on January 12, 2021 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Stefani Reynolds/Getty Images)IRVING, Texas – A former campaign spokesman for freshman Rep. Beth Van Duyne, of Texas, shot and killed himself outside of the Irving Republican’s home, police said Thursday. The congresswoman was inside her home when she heard a gunshot Wednesday afternoon, looked outside and saw Richard Christian Dillard’s body, Officer Robert Reeves said. He also was a public affairs officer for the Texas State Guard. I’m devastated for her, his daughter and grandchildren, we are praying for Chris’s family and loved ones and ask that everyone please respect their privacy,” Van Duyne, a former Irving mayor, added.
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
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.
Selena: The Series Official Trailer Just Broke the Internet
click to enlarge NetflixAfter months of anticipation, the wait is finally over for Selena fans to get a full glimpse of the late Tejano superstar’s portrayal on the new Netflix TV series. From there, audiences watch as Selena’s stock rises quickly – from winning Grammys to selling out concerts. Viewers get a glimpse of Selena and her family riding in their tour bus, “Big Bertha,” and having fun on the road. The trailer also quickly touches on Selena and future husband Chris (Jesse Posey) starting to crush on each other.As the trailer continues, the relationship between Selena and her sister Suzette is highlighted as well as Selena’s brother A.B.’s desire to write more music. The trailer wraps up with Selena and Chris sharing a passionate kiss followed by the Queen of Tejano walking into a spotlight while being cheered on by her adoring fans.Start working on those cumbia moves becausewill be here faster than one of those famous Selena spins.sacurrent.com
Chris Perez hot sauce to hit H-E-B shelves
SAN ANTONIO – Back in 2019 Chris Perez stopped by our SA Live studio to share his signature hot sauce line, Perez Pepper Sauce. “And I love H-E-B,” Perez said. Many Selena fans and fans of the film, starring Jennifer Lopez, may recall the scene from the 1997 biopic “Selena: The Movie” where Chris’s character (played by actor Jon Seda) tops his pizza with tabasco sauce. “This sauce really goes on anything,” Perez said. Be on the lookout for the sauce at the end of October at your local H-E-B.
Jacob Elordi Is a Rom-Dram Dreamboat in '2 Hearts' Trailer (Exclusive)
Jacob Elordi is falling hard in the inspired-by-a-true-story romance, 2 Hearts -- if fate doesn't cut their love story short. Elordi (of Euphoria and The Kissing Booth) plays college freshman Chris, who meets cute with a classmate (Riverdale's Tiera Skovbye). "I believe that connections are everywhere -- the kindness of a stranger, the first heartbeat of a baby, the love for your family," Elordi narrates the trailer. Freestyle ReleasingRELATED CONTENT:Zendaya's 'Euphoria' Co-Star Jacob Elordi Gives Her a Sweet Kiss in NYC: Pics! Zendaya and Jacob Elordi Rock Matching Outfits During Trip to the Flea Market'Euphoria's Jacob Elordi Gets Steamy With Emma Zander in Her 'Bad Dream' Music Video (Exclusive)
SA native dishes on her time on The Bachelor Presents: Listen To Your Heart
SAN ANTONIO Season one of the new The Bachelor spin-off, Listen To Your Heart, ended on Monday night with Chris and Bri being crowned the winners. One of the shows fan favorites is Rudi, a 24-year-old San Antonio native. Rudi was paired up with Matt most of the season. The pair made it all the way to the finale, but ended things before the final performance. In an exclusive interview with KSAT, Rudi opened up about her relationship with Matt on and off the show, saying they are not done making music together.
'Bachelor: Listen to Your Heart': Where the Final Couples Are After Season Finale (Exclusive)
The American Idol alum told ET last month that he looks back fondly on their relationship on the show. The pair had worked through Jamie's concerns on the show, and she told ET that she had no regrets about her experience. "Not much has changed on my end," Rudi told ET. "I would say Brandon is a smooth talker and knows how to get what he wants with the women," Savannah told ET. "I think Brandon could have done a better job considering me, and I think Julia could have done a better job staying in her lane."
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
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