Jersey Shore Tragedy: 18-year-old dead after sand collapse while digging hole at Toms River, New Jersey beach; sister rescued

Jersey Shore Tragedy: 18-year-old dead after sand collapse while digging hole at Toms River, New Jersey beach;  sister rescued

TOMS RIVER, New Jersey (WPVI) — An 18-year-old from Maine on vacation with his family at the Jersey Shore was killed after he and his sister became trapped while digging a large hole in the sand, police said. Police and emergency medical services were called just after 4 pm Tuesday to the barrier island beach … Read more

Ex-Minneapolis Police officer Thomas Lane pleads guilty to manslaughter in George Floyd’s death

CNN — Former Minneapolis Police officer Thomas Lane pleaded guilty to second-degree manslaughter Wednesday related to his role in the killing of George Floyd in May 2020, Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison said in a statement. “I am pleased Thomas Lane has accepted responsibility for his role in Floyd’s death,” Ellison said. “His acknowledgment he … Read more

US primary elections: Dr Oz tied with McCormick in test of Trump’s influence on Republicans – live | US politics

Adam Kinzingertea Republican congressman from Illinois who has repeatedly separated himself from the party line when it has come to issues of donald trump and the 6 January attack on the U.S. Capitolwent on CNN to comment on Trump-endorsed candidate Madison Cawthorn losing his seat in the House. “It’s good for the country. It’s good … Read more

Election denier triumphs as primaries test Trump’s grip on Republican party | Republicans

Pennsylvania Republicans on Tuesday nominated Donald Trump’s choice for governor, an election denier who was outside the Capitol on 6 January, but were divided over his candidate for Senate in a consequential round of primary contests that also saw the ousting of Madison Cawthorn, the scandal- plagued first-term congressman, in North Carolina. Voters in five … Read more

John Fetterman will win Democratic Senate primary in Pennsylvania, CNN projects

Fetterman checked into a hospital in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, on Friday as he was on his way to a campaign event. He was found to have had a stroke. Fetterman has been in the hospital ever since, and he underwent nearly three-hour surgery on Tuesday to implant a pacemaker that includes a defibrillator. Fetterman — surrounded … Read more

US Soccer agrees to equal pay deal

US Soccer, under the agreements, will become “the first Federation in the world to equalize FIFA World Cup prize money” awarded to the teams for participating in World Cups. “This is a truly historic moment,” said US Soccer President Cindy Parlow Cone in a statement on Wednesday. “These agreements have changed the game forever here … Read more

Trump-backed Rep. Madison Cawthorn will lose GOP primary in North Carolina, CNN projects

Edwards confirmed the call in remarks to supporters. “I received a call from Congressman Cawthorn just a few minutes ago. Just as I expected, he presented himself in a very classy and humble way and offered his support to our campaign in absolutely anyway that we can use him,” the state senator said. Edwards was … Read more

Primary election results live: Dr Oz faces Pennsylvania recount as Madison Cawthorn defeated

‘Great guy’: Trump endorses Dr Mehmet Oz in Republican primary for Senate race With almost all the results now in from Tuesday’s key primary elections, strong performances by several Donald Trump-backed candidates underscore the former president’s ongoing clout within the party – but it was far from a perfect scorecard, with North Carolina Republicans throwing … Read more

US Soccer and Players Guarantee Equal Pay in New Contracts

For the first time, soccer players representing the United States men’s and women’s national teams will receive the same pay and prize money, including at World Cups, under landmark agreements with the US Soccer Federation that will end years of litigation and bitter public disputes over what constitutes “equal pay.” The revised pay structures are … Read more