Morgan Robertson

Virginia StatePosted by

Police Discover 'Horrific' Triple Homicide in Virginia While Performing a Wellness Check on Family

Authorities in Virginia are investigating the "horrific" triple homicide of a mother and her two children discovered dead in their home over the weekend. On Sunday, the bodies of one woman and two children were found in a Herndon home. It remains unclear how the victims died but police believe their murders to be connected to a suicide the day before, Herndon Police Chief Maggie DeBoard said at a press conference Saturday afternoon.
Picture for Police Discover 'Horrific' Triple Homicide in Virginia While Performing a Wellness Check on Family
NBABleacher Report

Lakers Trade Rumors: Latest Reports Before 2021 NBA Draft Lottery

The Los Angeles Lakers are no longer the defending NBA champions, as they fell to the Phoenix Suns in the opening round of the postseason. Obviously, this was not the way LeBron James, Anthony Davis and the rest of the Lakers had hoped their title defense would end. Injuries played...
California StateThe Verge

Satellite images show just how bad California’s drought is

Seen from space, California’s drought is horrifying. To get some perspective on the dire situation, the European Space Agency took a satellite image of Angeles National Forest and the San Gabriel Reservoir in Southern California this month and compared that to an image taken around the same time last year.

Jodey Whiting: Disabled woman's suicide 'a direct result' of benefit cut

A disabled woman's suicide was "a direct result" of having her benefits cut, the High Court has been told. Jodey Whiting, 42, from Stockton-on-Tees, died in 2017, days after her payments were halted because she missed a work capability assessment. Her mother, Joy Dove, wants a new inquest to examine...
Presidential ElectionCNBC

Senate Republicans block Democrats' sweeping voting, ethics bill

Senate Republicans blocked a sprawling Democratic voting rights and government ethics bill Tuesday. Democrats have called the For the People Act necessary as GOP-led state legislatures pass a string of restrictive voting laws, while Republicans have framed it as a federal takeover of elections. The GOP has opposed even a...
NBABleacher Report

NBA Rumors: Latest Buzz Surrounding Ben Simmons, Knicks and Warriors

While the 2021 NBA playoffs continue, so too does the NBA offseason. Both the scouting combine and the draft lottery are this week—with the lottery scheduled for 8:30 p.m. ET on Tuesday—and free agency and the draft are right around the corner. The draft is scheduled for July 29, while...
NFLPosted by
The Spun

Michael Sam Reacts To Carl Nassib Coming Out As Gay

Back in August 2013, Missouri football star Michael Sam came out as gay to his teammates. After winning SEC Defensive Player of the Year that fall, in February he made his sexuality public, and became the first openly gay player to be drafted into the NFL. While he didn’t wind up appearing in an NFL game, his selection was a major milestone for LGBTQ+ athletes. On Monday, Las Vegas Raiders defensive end Carl Nassib came out, marking another big step in that process.
CelebritiesHarper's Bazaar

Hailey Bieber Wore Laquan Smith to Meet the President of France

Hailey Bieber has taken her sartorial choices overseas. Yesterday, the model and her husband, singer Justin Bieber, were seen out and about on the streets of Paris wearing perfectly coordinated ensembles, taking their street style game to new heights. The occasion? Casually meeting with the president of France, Emmanuel Macron, and his wife, First Lady Brigitte Macron.

Big Boat Wreaks Havoc At Port

The hits literally keep coming for the shipping industry. A massive cargo ship, the Cap San Antonio, crashed into a ferry dock at the Port of Santos in Brazil on Monday, and an investigation is now underway to find out what happened, per CNN Brasil. The report states that both...
TV & VideosPosted by
NBC News

'Sesame Street' features 2 gay fathers for 1st time in 51-year history

"Sesame Street" is marking Pride Month by showing a type of family that has never been seen in the 51-year history of the iconic children's television show. The show shared an episode last week called "Family Day" that features a married gay couple of two dads with their daughter. A dad named Frank, played by Alex Weisman, and a dad named Dave, played by Chris Costa, along with their daughter Mia, played by Olivia Perez, join the neighborhood family that surprises Big Bird at a party.