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O.J. Simpson, born on July 9, 1947, in San Francisco, California, was an American collegiate and professional football player. He gained fame as a premier running back known for his speed and elusiveness. However, his legacy is intertwined with a highly publicized criminal trial that captivated the nation. In 1995, O.J. Simpson faced charges related […]

The NBA’s squarely in the sights of the United States Department of Justice over accusations The Association worked to torpedo Ice Cube’s Big3 basketball league … allegations the NBA denies. TMZ Sports has learned the DOJ launched the inquiry months ago, examining alleged anticompetitive behavior on the part of the NBA, aimed at squashing the Big3’s growth. Those […]

There are reports of deaths and injuries after a series of pileups related to smoke and fog on Interstate 55 in Louisiana. Louisiana State Police spokesperson Sgt. Kate Stegall told weather.com in a phone call that there are multiple crashes in both directions on I-55, with multiple vehicles involved. One of the accidents was a chain […]

President Biden’s administration may or may not be shocked to hear Iran was supposedly instrumental in the lead-up to the attack on Israel … the implications of which are dire. The Wall Street Journal published a bombshell report Sunday, citing multiple sources from within Hamas, Hezbollah and even a European official with knowledge … all of whom […]

Consider yourself warned. The federal government will conduct a nationwide test of the emergency alert system on Wednesday afternoon. The test messages will be sent to all cellphones, televisions and radios. The test will emit sound and — on phones — vibration. The Federal Emergency Management Agency and the Federal Communications Commission are running the test in […]

According to Justin Birnbaum of Forbes, His Airness is the first athlete to rank among the United States’ 400 wealthiest people on the Forbes 400 list. The Basketball Hall of Famer made the list in large part because of his sale of the Charlotte Hornets, which gave him an estimated worth of approximately $3 billion. While Jordan is still best […]

Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker and Chicago Mayor Brandon Johnson confronted top White House officials late Sunday, demanding they take fast and concrete steps to address a migrant crisis they believe is about to reach a breaking point in the Windy City, according to two people on the call. On a conference call they pushed for on short […]

Congress narrowly averted a government shutdown late Saturday afternoon as the House, in a stunning turnabout, approved a stopgap plan to keep the federal government open until mid-November. After Senate passage, President Biden signed the bill shortly before midnight. But just because House Speaker Kevin McCarthy managed to find a last-minute solution, it does not mean our government […]

According to an exclusive report from Billboard, there are strong indications that Usher is on the verge of embarking on his first global concert tour in nearly a decade. The Grammy-winning artist might choose the grand stage of the Super Bowl to unveil this exciting news. Sources have revealed that Usher’s team has been diligently securing […]

According to the Associated Press (AP)–The White House is preparing Friday to direct federal agencies to get ready for a shutdown after House Republicans left town for the weekend with no viable plan to keep the government funded and avert politically and economically costly disruption of federal services. In the event of a shutdown, many government operations would come […]