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Federal judge declines DOJ request to hold Trump office in contempt

A federal judge has declined a request from the Justice Department to hold the office of former President Trump in contempt since his team did not comply with a subpoena back in May. NBC News’ Ken Dilanian has the latest. Dec. 9, 2022.
BBC

Sam Ryder: A surfing accident changed my life

Sam Ryder - Eurovision runner-up, human ray of light and possessor of pop's most piercing falsetto - is a man who emanates serious surfer vibes. From his long blonde locks and laid-back demeanour to his tie-dye shirts and total lack of cynicism, he seems like he'd be perfectly at home performing a cutback or hanging 10 on the crest of a wave.
HAWAII STATE

‘KPOP’ Team on Abrupt Closing of Broadway Musical: “We Never Got a Fair Chance”

Leading members of KPOP’s creative team are addressing the news of the history-making Broadway musical’s closing, which producers announced Tuesday. In an interview with The Los Angeles Times, book writer Jason Kim, composer Helen Park, and producers Tim Forbes and Joey Parnes shared their reactions to the closing and what they felt may have fueled the show’s struggle to lift off after 44 previews and 17 regular performances. More from The Hollywood Reporter'KPOP' to Close in December Two Weeks After Opening on Broadway'Stomp' to Close After Nearly Three Decades Off-BroadwayBritney Spears-Inspired Musical 'Once Upon a One More Time' Sets...
NEW YORK CITY, NY

Move to Pay Reparations to Descendants of Slaves Renewed

Lawmakers are looking to determine a dollar amount for reparations due ancestors of enslaved AmericansPhoto byPhoto by Tasha Jolley on UnsplashonUnsplash. New York is following California's lead in renewing efforts to look at a dollar amount due the descendants of enslaved Americans.The figure determined in California is 569 billion; each recipient would receive $223,200. This total also takes into account compensation for discriminatory housing practices that abided after slavery was abolished.
CALIFORNIA STATE
CNET

Yep, Lady Gaga Just Did the Viral Dance From Netflix Hit 'Wednesday'

Add Lady Gaga to the ranks of TikTokers doing the kooky viral dance inspired by Wednesday Addams in the mega-hit Netflix series Wednesday. On Thursday, Gaga posted a video of herself -- dressed mostly in black with braided hair, as Wednesday Addams always is -- channeling the character's goth moves from episode 4 of Tim Burton's Addams Family spinoff.
pbs.org

Biden wants African Union to be added to the Group of 20 nations

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden plans to announce at next week’s U.S.-Africa summit that his administration supports adding the African Union as a permanent member of the Group of 20 nations, according to the White House. The African Union represents the continent’s 54 countries. The G-20 is...
WASHINGTON STATE
conchovalleyhomepage.com

Mickey: Cowboys need big plays every week

FRISCO, TX (Silver Star Nation) – When the Dallas Cowboys take the field against the Houston Texans on Sunday at AT&T Stadium, they will be looking for more big plays from both sides of the ball. The offense has been on a roll since the return of Dak Prescott...
HOUSTON, TX
thelevisalazer.com

‘TRIPLE THREAT’ OF FLU, COVID AND RSP VERY REAL IN COUNTY, REGION AND STATE

LOUISA, KY. — Heard all the fuss over the new ‘triple threat’ of Covid-19, Influenza and RSP spreading throughout the mountains? Well it is real and we decided to find out how bad it really is. There is statewide concern and the governor’s office has warned against...