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Sat, 24 Jul 2021 00:00:36 -0400

Today in History Today is Saturday, July 24, the 205th day of 2021. There are 160 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 24, 1969, the Apollo 11 astronauts — two of whom had been the first men to set foot on the moon — splashed down safely in the Pacific. On this date: On July 24, 1567, Mary, Queen of Scots was forced to abdicate by Scottish nobles in favor of her infant son James, who became King of Scotland at the age of one. In 1847, Mormon leader Brigham Young and his followers arrived in the Great Salt Lake Valley in present-day Utah. In 1858, Republican senatorial candidate Abraham Lincoln formally challenged Democrat Stephen A. Douglas to a series of political debates; the result was seven face-to-face encounters. In 1862, Martin Van Buren, the eighth president of the United States, and the first to have been born a U.S. citizen, died at age 79 in Kinderhook, New York, the town where he was born in 1782. In 1866, Tennessee became the first state...

Dealership apologizes for derogatory term for Black customer

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 23:16:54 -0400

A North Carolina car dealership has apologized for a derogatory term posted to its social media page to identify a Black woman who bought a car from the business

Western wildfires: Crews make progress on huge Oregon blaze

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 22:41:49 -0400

As fires in California threaten homes, crews in Oregon are making progress against the nation’s largest wildfire

Firefighters officially end search in Florida condo collapse

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 22:39:46 -0400

Firefighters have officially ended their search for bodies in the debris of the collapsed Surfside condo building

Louisiana auxiliary deputy, 82, killed working at crash site

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 21:59:08 -0400

Louisiana auxiliary deputy, 82, killed while working at a crash site.

UN adopts first resolution on vision, aims to help 1 billion

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 20:43:28 -0400

The U.N. General Assembly has approved its first-ever resolution on vision

Woman convicted in kidnapping gets re-sentencing hearing

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 19:18:30 -0400

A woman convicted in the 1987 kidnapping and death of a northern Illinois businessman has been granted a re-sentencing hearing by the state’s appellate court

Woman hurt when Winston Smith was killed sues authorities

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 19:16:19 -0400

A woman who was with a St. Paul man when he was shot and killed in Minneapolis by members of a U.S. Marshals Service task force last month is suing, claiming she was emotionally traumatized and her civil rights were violated

I-40 bridge in Tennessee likely won't reopen until August

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 18:38:58 -0400

The Tennessee Department of Transportation now says it will likely be early August before the Interstate 40 bridge between Arkansas and Tennessee can reopen to traffic

Expert: Slain Uber rider's DNA found under suspect's nails

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 18:16:45 -0400

A forensic scientist says she found what is almost definitely the victim’s DNA under the fingernails of the South Carolina man accused of killing a woman who mistook his car for her Uber ride

Wright, Van Gerwen renew rivalry on semi-final Saturday

Sat, 24 Jul 2021 12:00:00 BST

Michael van Gerwen versus Peter Wright is one of the sport's most iconic modern-day rivalries, and two of darts' biggest hitters will go head to head on a spectacular semi-final Saturday at the World Matchplay.

Pozzi: Pre-Tokyo training suggests I'm as good as ever

Sat, 24 Jul 2021 11:15:00 BST

Great Britain's 110m hurdler Andrew Pozzi says his pre-Tokyo 2020 Olympics training suggests he arrives at the Games as good as ever despite a lack of competitive racing this season.

Saints WR Michael Thomas to miss start of season

Sat, 24 Jul 2021 10:25:00 BST

The ankle issue that plagued New Orleans Saints star Michael Thomas last season will reportedly delay the wide receiver's debut in 2021.

Solskjaer signs new Manchester United contract

Sat, 24 Jul 2021 11:00:00 BST

Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has signed a new contract with the club until 2024, with the option of a further year.

Spurs sign Atalanta keeper Gollini on season-long loan

Sat, 24 Jul 2021 10:37:00 BST

Tottenham have signed Atalanta goalkeeper Pierluigi Gollini on a season-long loan, with the option to make it a permanent deal.

Watch Rockets vs Brave LIVE!

Sat, 24 Jul 2021 10:25:00 BST

Don't miss a ball from the first of four matches in The Hundred on Saturday as Trent Rockets take on Southern Brave. Watch on the Sky Cricket YouTube channel and on Sky Sports The Hundred.

Carapaz claims road race gold; GB's Thomas crashes out, Yates ninth

Sat, 24 Jul 2021 10:08:00 BST

Ecuador's Richard Carapaz stormed to victory in the men's Olympic road race as Adam Yates finished ninth for Great Britain after Geraint Thomas was forced to abandon following a crash.

Out at the Olympics - how LGBTQ+ athletes are changing the Games

Sat, 24 Jul 2021 07:00:00 BST

Team GB's Meg Jones and Celia Quansah and Australia's Dom Clarke are among the athletes hoping to spark an LGBTQ+ legacy by being visible at Tokyo 2020.

Artingstall wins GB's first fight | McGrail eliminated

Sat, 24 Jul 2021 09:30:00 BST

Karriss Artingstall won Team GB's first boxing match of the Tokyo Olympics, but Peter McGrail was eliminated on Saturday morning.

Jones 'greedy' for third gold | Walkden: I'll give everything

Sat, 24 Jul 2021 07:00:00 BST

"Anything less than gold is a fail to me."

Here's how Grid Studio are bringing framed Apple, Nintendo and Sony nostalgia to your walls

Sat, 24 Jul 2021 11:00:29 +0000

We spoke to the owners of a company wanting to bring your favorite devices back into a frame

Dragon Age 4 news, rumors and trailers

Sat, 24 Jul 2021 10:47:12 +0000

The Dread Wolf rises in the next installment of the Dragon Age franchise: Dragon Age 4.

Response time and input lag: the ultimate guide to TV and PC monitor speed

Sat, 24 Jul 2021 10:00:34 +0000

When it comes to display technology, speed matters. For gaming? It’s absolutely critical. But what does that actually mean?

Halo Infinite’s first ‘Bot-focused’ preview ‘could happen as soon as next weekend’

Sat, 24 Jul 2021 09:57:30 +0000

343 Industries is gearing up for its first round of Halo Infinite technical previews.

Google Pixel 6 or Google Pixel 6 XL: 5 key differences you should expect

Sat, 24 Jul 2021 09:00:26 +0000

Leaks suggest the Google Pixel 6 XL will be a very different phone to the standard Pixel 6.

Photoshop vs Lightroom: what's the difference and which is the best for you?

Sat, 24 Jul 2021 08:00:00 +0000

Stuck in the middle of a Photoshop vs Lightroom conundrum? Our many hours of experience with both photo editors is here to help you decide which one to use.

Samsung phones at the Olympics: 20 years of sports-themed smartphones

Sat, 24 Jul 2021 07:00:59 +0000

With the Olympics here, we look back at all the officially-branded Samsung phones that’ve been released through the years.

Hybrid working: closing the digital divide

Sat, 24 Jul 2021 06:42:44 +0000

The global pandemic has made clear that remote work can increase productivity, boost engagement and lower costs. But the transition to hybrid work not without risk.

FBI warns cybercriminals are set to target the Olympic Games

Sat, 24 Jul 2021 06:00:53 +0000

Olympics 2020 kick off after a year's delay, but hackers are also ready, FBI says.

PS5 restock: Best Buy had a big restock today – where and when to get it next

Sat, 24 Jul 2021 02:28:39 +0000

The PS5 restock at Walmart may be next, according to PS5 restock tracker Matt Swider. Here's when to expect an alert.

Gabrielle Union’s Hair Makeover: Star Chops Off Her Hair & Rocks Sexy Teeny Afro – Before & After Pics

Sat, 24 Jul 2021 04:50:25 +0000

Gabrielle Union debuted a fresh new 'do — and it just might embolden you to get a summer chop! See the actress' hair transformation.

Britney Spears Wears Just Her Daisy Dukes In Sexy New Photo As She Soaks Up The Sun

Sat, 24 Jul 2021 03:25:11 +0000

Britney Spears was absolutely glowing in her latest photo as she posed outdoors! The pop star has been posting up a storm amidst her conservatorship drama.

Adam Sandler Wife’s Jackie: Everything To Know About The Comedian’s Partner Of 18 Years

Sat, 24 Jul 2021 03:00:18 +0000

Adam Sandler has been happily married to his wife Jackie for 18 years. Here's everything you should know about the comedian's partner.

Sting, 69, & Wife Trudie Styler, 67, Step Out For Rare Date Night In Italy — Photos

Sat, 24 Jul 2021 00:07:18 +0000

Sting and longtime wife Trudie Styler stepped out for dinner in Italy this week — and the two looked super stylish.

Mick Jagger’s Kids Jade, Georgia May, & Lucas Cozy Up For Sibling Reunion — Photo

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 23:11:48 +0000

Jade Jagger reunited with siblings Georgia May and Lucas and documented the occasion with a selfie: 'Siblings are the best.'

Britney Spears Dances In Lace Mesh Catsuit & Black Bikini As Reveals She Got Henna Tattoos — Watch

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 22:43:15 +0000

Britney Spears stunned in this ensemble as she danced around at home just days after she was granted permission to hire her own lawyer.

Kelsea Ballerini Shares PDA Pics With Husband Morgan Evans On Romantic Getaway — Photos

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 21:59:41 +0000

Kelsea Ballerini and Morgan Evans are in wine country for a summer getaway — and the singers only have eyes for each other.

Mark Wahlberg Shares Rare Photo With 3 Of His Kids in The Pool — See Pic

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 21:52:22 +0000

Mark Wahlberg enjoyed some family fun in the sun, as he splashed around with his kids in a sweet Instagram post.

A Great Big World Channels ‘The Love Around You During The Difficult Times’ On New Song ‘Glowing’

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 21:45:01 +0000

After experiencing the joys of parenthood, musical duo A Great Big World transforms a lullaby into a sweeping celebration of the power of love in ‘Glowing.’

Khloe Kardashian Spotted Loyally By Sis Kim’s Side At Kanye West’s ‘Donda’ Show — Photo

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 21:16:22 +0000

Khloe Kardashian was a supportive sister, as she sat next to Kim at Kanye West's 'Donda' release show. The sisters were two of the most surprising guests at the event.

The Tomorrow War 2 Is Already in Development

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 15:32:08 PDT

A sequel to The Tomorrow War with the same cast and creative team is reportedly in early development from Amazon Studios and Skydance.

Megan Fox Fans Want Her as Poison Ivy in the DCEU

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 15:26:54 PDT

Megan Fox fans are rooting for her to play Poison Ivy alongside Margot Robbie's Harley Quinn after Megan said she wants to join the DCEU.

Galaxy Quest TV Series Is Happening with Simon Pegg

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 15:20:22 PDT

Screenwriter Georgia Pritchett says she's working on a Galaxy Quest television series adaptation with Simon Pegg attached.

Independence Day Almost Starred Kevin Spacey as the President

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 15:10:27 PDT

The U.S. president played by Bill Pullman in Independence Day was originally written as more of a villain with Kevin Spacey in mind for the role.

Quentin Tarantino Says Burt Reynolds Died Happy After Once Upon a Time in Hollywood Casting

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 14:55:20 PDT

Burt Reynolds was running lines for Once Upon a Time in Hollywood on the night he died, and Quentin Tarantino believes that the actor was happy when he passed.

Mr. Freeze and Other DC Supervillans That Were Considered for The Suicide Squad

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 14:43:50 PDT

James Gunn has revealed some of the other villains he considered for The Suicide Squad including Mr. Freeze, Man-Bat, Solomon Grundy, and Killer Frost.

The Walking Dead Stars Want to Play Batman and Joker in Flashpoint Movie

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 14:42:17 PDT

Jeffrey Dean Morgan and Lauren Cohan have discussed how they would love to take on the roles, returning to their Batman vs Superman characters.

John Carpenter Thinks Escape from New York Franchise Has Two More Snake Plissken Stories

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 14:21:46 PDT

The director of the cult classic has said that he could see Kurt Russell's Snake Plissken appear in two further tales.

Joel Coen's The Tragedy of Macbeth First Look Reveals Denzel Washington & Frances McDormand

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 13:08:57 PDT

The new image features Denzel Washington and Frances McDormand in a black-and-white Shakespeare adaptation.

District 10 Is Getting Closer, Will Be Based on an American History Topic

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 12:46:52 PDT

A topic from America history finally inspired Neill Blomkamp to write District 10.

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