Dave Bland

Florida StatePosted by
People

Adult and Infant Drown on Fla. Beach, Good Samaritan Who Tried to Rescue Them Remains Missing

The search for an individual who attempted to save an adult male and toddler from drowning on a Florida beach continues. On Friday evening, deputies were sent to the Apollo Beach Nature Preserve after they received a call about a man and toddler who were swimming and taken away by a current, according to a statement from the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office. Their identities have not yet been revealed.
PoliticsPosted by
The Independent

Remains of KKK leader Nathan Bedford Forrest exhumed from Tennessee park

The remains of Nathan Bedford Forrest, a Confederate army general, and the first grand wizard of the Ku Klux Klan, have been exhumed from the Health Sciences Park in Memphis, Tennessee and taken to a secret location in the western part of the state before being moved to a museum south of Nashville. The work, carried by a group called “The Sons of Confederate Veterans” to remove the remains of the infamous slave trader began on 1 June. While the remains were discovered on Monday, shortly after 9am, an announcement was not made until Friday in order to ensure that...
Brooklyn, NYPosted by
Best Life

Sloane From "Ferris Bueller's" Quit Hollywood a Decade Ago. See Her Now.

Ferris Bueller's Day Off is one of the most iconic films of the 1980s. The John Hughes classic made Matthew Broderick a household name, and also kicked off the careers of stars in smaller roles like Jennifer Grey and Charlie Sheen. But while those celebrities have continued acting in the 35 years since Ferris Bueller's Day Off was released on June 11, 1986, some of the other leads of the film have taken a different route, like Mia Sara who played Ferris' girlfriend Sloane Peterson and who retired from acting in 2013. Read on to see how Sara feels about playing Sloane in Ferris Bueller's Day Off and to see what she's up to now.
Law EnforcementPosted by
CNN

FBI holding on to valuables seized in safe deposit box raid

The FBI raided a Beverly Hills private safe deposit box business and seized over $86M in cash as well as other valuables from the boxes, according to the LA Times. CNN’s Michael Smerconish examines the FBI’s efforts to hold on to the contents from over half of the boxes and speaks with one of the effected safe deposit box owners.
NFLNew York Post

Packers president tosses gasoline on Aaron Rodgers fire

The Aaron Rodgers-Packers saga has no end in sight, and Green Bay president Mark Murphy tossing gasoline onto the fire probably won’t help. In an event at Lambeau Field on Thursday, Murphy described the disgruntled superstar quarterback as a “complicated fella,” according to multiple reports. Murphy was referring to conversations...
EducationPosted by
Fox News

Petition calls for NJ school board members to resign after holidays removed from calendar: 'Cancel culture'

A new petition is calling on New Jersey school board members to resign after they voted to remove holidays from the official school calendar Thursday. The petition was created by a user with the name Thomas Tatem on Friday and demands Randolph Township school board members and Superintendent Jen Fano to "resign immediately," saying they "clearly do not have the best interests of our children in anything they do."
TV ShowsHollywood Life

‘The Bachelorette’: Katie Sends [SPOILER] Home After He’s Accused Of Being On The Show For Fame

Two guys on ‘The Bachelorette’ took their drama from real life to the show, and it led to Katie Thurston eliminating one of them on the spot. Katie Thurston sent Cody Menk home in the middle of a group date during the June 14 episode of The Bachelorette. The trouble started during the day portion of the date, which saw the guys wrestling each other in a mud pit. Cody was paired up against Aaron Clancy, and the tension between them was obvious before they even got in the ring. “Cody and I know each other from back home and I’m not a fan of him,” Aaron admitted. “he knows that. He’s not here for the right reasons.”
Presidential ElectionPosted by
CNN

Trump is doing more lying about the election than talking about any other subject

Washington (CNN) — Since his presidency ended, Donald Trump has issued more statements lying about the 2020 election than statements talking about any other subject. Banned from Twitter since early January, Trump has communicated his post-presidency musings in written statements that are emailed to journalists and posted on his website. These missives, many of which were initially featured on his now-shuttered blog, have replaced his tweets as the most comprehensive public record of his day-to-day thinking.