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Chicago police arrest more than 100 people after shootout and looting downtown

Chicago police arrest more than 100 people after shootout and looting downtown

More than 100 people were arrested in Chicago after an overnight fit of violence that appears to have begun with police exchanging gunfire with a 20-year-old man, Police Superintendent David Brown said Monday. This was not a protest, he made clear, dubbing it instead “an incident of pure criminality.” Thirteen officers were injured in frays…MORE

College football’s ‘Power Five’ leaders are discussing postponing season amid coronavirus concerns, reports say

College football’s ‘Power Five’ leaders are discussing postponing season amid coronavirus concerns, reports say

Leaders from college sports’ “Power Five” conferences discussed postponing the football season and other fall sports over the weekend amid the coronavirus pandemic, according to reports from multiple sports news outlets including ESPN, Sports Illustrated and CBS Sports, who all cited several sources. No decision has been reached yet, and the discussions are expected to…MORE

Activist who police tried to arrest Friday shares his experience in standoff

The activist who New York police attempted to arrest on Friday tells CNN that he is traumatized by the experience and says that police were trying to “terrorize” him. Derrick “Dwreck” Ingram, a Black Lives Matter protester and activist, is accused of assaulting a New York Police officer in June. During the June protest, Ingram…MORE

Former WWE wrestler James ‘Kamala’ Harris dies at 70

Former WWE wrestler James Harris has died at age 70, according to a news release from the wrestling company. Harris, who performed in the ring as Kamala, made his WWF debut in 1984, according to WWE’s website. In a career that spanned more than two decades, Harris battled many of wrestling’s superstars, including Hulk Hogan,…MORE

MLB postpones Cardinals’ series against Pirates after more test positive for Covid-19

MLB postpones Cardinals’ series against Pirates after more test positive for Covid-19

Major League Baseball has postponed scheduled games between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Pittsburgh Pirates after additional members of the Cardinals’ team and staff tested positive for Covid-19. The Cardinals organization told CNN Sunday that John Mozeliak, the team’s president of baseball operations, confirmed one additional Cardinals player has tested positive. A total of…MORE

Collin Morikawa wins the 2020 PGA Championship

Collin Morikawa wins the 2020 PGA Championship

Collin Morikawa won the 2020 PGA Championship Sunday with a come-from-behind victory. Morikawa shot a six under par score of 64 as he rallied to win the tournament at TPC Harding Park in San Francisco, California. This is the 23-year-old’s first win at one of golf’s four majors and comes in just his second time…MORE

Three Texas Parks and Wildlife employees killed in helicopter crash

Three employees of the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department were killed in a helicopter crash Saturday while conducting aerial surveys for desert bighorn sheep, according to officials. The three people killed were identified as biologist Dewey Stockbridge, wildlife technician Brandon White and veterinarian Bob Dittmar, according to a Sunday press release from the Texas Parks…MORE

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