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Johnny Depp v Amber Heard trial interrupted as spectator breaks into uncontrollable laughter

The high-profile defamation trial between Johnny Depp and Amber Heard was interrupted as a spectator broke into uncontrollable laughter inside the courtroom.The man was caught on camera giggling with his head in his hands as he sat in the gallery in the courthouse in Fairfax, Virginia, watching the day’s testimony.Several other spectators were spotted looking around at the man and also smirking at his reaction.Seconds later, the man – apparently unable to regain composure – got up and walked out of the courtroom.It is not clear what initially caused the man to erupt in a fit of laughter, but...
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Woman struck in Bethesda dies from injuries

BETHESDA, Md. (WDVM) — The 84-year-old woman who was hit while crossing Rockledge Drive in Bethesda on May 6 died of her injuries on Tuesday, police confirmed. Police said that Carole Barbara Weiss, the pedestrian, was crossing from the median on Rockledge Drive when she was hit by a car. The driver and several others […]

Montgomery County Police Investigating Fatal Collision Involving 84-Year-Old Pedestrian

A pedestrian struck by a vehicle on Rockledge Drive in Bethesda has succumbed to her injuries. At approximately 11:20 a.m., on Friday, May 6, the operator of a blue 2005 Honda Accord was traveling southbound on Rockledge Drive approaching Democracy Boulevard. The operator struck a pedestrian in the southbound lanes as the pedestrian attempted to cross from the median separating the north and south travel lanes of Rockledge Drive.
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NBA Mock Draft Roundup: Wizards connected to several guards

The lottery is over and the 2022 NBA Draft order is set. The Orlando Magic have won the first pick, while the Wizards are sitting at No. 10 overall with a chance to draft another core piece to their roster. If Washington keeps the 10th pick, who could they target?...

Manassas Man Missing And May Need Help: Police

Police are asking for the public's help in tracking down a 34-year-old Manassas man who is missing and considered at risk. Michael Edward Wimer made some concerning statements to family members before leaving his home along Leland Road earlier on Wednesday, May 18. The Prince William County police …

‘Last Line of Defense’: Meet the Woman Organizing Nearly 70 AGs and DAs Who Won’t Prosecute Abortion Cases if Roe Is Overturned

Listen to the full episode on Apple, Spotify or wherever else you get your podcasts, and subscribe!. By the count of some advocacy groups, more than half of U.S. states will likely ban abortion if Roe v. Wade is stricken down, and 12 of those already have such laws on the books—just waiting for a Supreme Court ruling to activate them.

Rally for abortion rights, fair wages and more in Lansing

LANSING, Mich. — A crowd gathered in support of the Michigan Poor People's Campaign on the steps of the State Capitol in Lansing Wednesday. The groups called on lawmakers to support a wide variety of issues such as tenant protections, fair wages, reproductive freedom to prison reform. The Michigan...

MLB World Reacts To The Juan Soto Trade Speculation

Nationals slugger Juan Soto is currently under team control through the 2024 season. And yet, there are a few rumors circulating about him potentially being on the trade block this summer. ESPN's Buster Olney reported that rival executives are saying the Nationals might be "compelled and motivated" to move Soto...

Johnny Depp Joked About Punching Amber Heard in Face on Wedding Day, Friend Testifies

A one-time close friend of Amber Heard testified that Johnny Depp joked on their wedding day about being able to freely hit his wife. On Tuesday, the Fairfax, Virginia, courtroom heard the pre-recorded deposition of iO Tillett Wright from January. The witness said he'd also developed a friendship with Depp during the movie star's relationship with Heard, and added that he'd never personally witnessed physical abuse.
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One draft prospect at each position the Wizards should look at

Wes Unseld Jr. exhibited a muted facial expression when the Wizards were announced at No. 10 on lottery night on Tuesday. He would later say in an interview that he was “at least happy we didn’t move back” from their most likely statistical outcome of the 10th pick.

DC proposal would create new nature trail in Ward 8

WASHINGTON — A proposal for new green space in Ward 8 is currently in the works. The proposal is for a wooded nature trail called Shepherd Parkway. The trail would be 3.6 miles and rated as challenging for local hikers. "Starting at LeBaum Street in the north, it would...

Johnny Depp cackled as he held dog out car window and threatened to put it in microwave, court hears

Johnny Depp dangled his dog out of the window of a moving car and joked about putting it in a microwave after he became angry with Amber Heard over a painting from her former partner, according to bombshell courtroom testimony.Amber Heard’s sister Whitney Henriquez took the stand in Fairfax, Virginia, on Wednesday where she testified about the shocking alleged incident back on 21 March 2013.She said she was in the front of the car with Mr Depp’s driver while Ms Heard and the Pirates star were in the back. “At some point I heard the back window open and Johnny...

Nationals could consider Juan Soto trade?

Juan Soto’s long-term future with the Washington Nationals is unclear, and that could lead to a surprising decision for the team’s brass this season. Rival executives believe the Nationals may attempt to trade Soto this summer, according to ESPN’s Buster Olney. Soto is due to become a free agent after 2024, and the Nationals have failed to sign him to a new contract. In addition, the Nationals are believed to be for sale, GM Mike Rizzo is in the final year of his contract, and the team does not look like a contender.