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  • KFC is running out of chicken across the UK

    KFC is running out of … chicken? The fast food chain has been forced to temporarily close hundreds of restaurants in the United Kingdom after a logistics snafu stopped chicken deliveries. About 800 of the company’s roughly 900 locations in Britain were closed as of midday on Monday. Some had opened for business by the afternoon, according to the company’s website. KFC, which is owned by Taco Bell and Pizza Hut parent Yum!, said the chicken shortage had been caused […]

  • Florida school shooter obtained 10 rifles in last year or so, source says

    PARKLAND, Fla. — Nikolas Cruz made a brief appearance in court for a procedural matter Monday, shortly after a law enforcement source told CNN that the 19-year-old school shooter obtained 10 rifles in the last year or so. Cruz purchased two weapons from Gun World of South Florida in Deerfield Beach, said Kim Waltuch, the store’s CEO. She would not provide details on the types of guns he purchased or on the time frame, but said the sales followed normal […]

  • Trump slams ‘insecure’ Oprah over 60 Minutes panel

    President Donald Trump described Oprah Winfrey as “very insecure” and accused her of “biased and slanted” after an interview on CBS’s “60 Minutes” that addressed his presidency. Oprah hosted a group discussion with 14 voters who had appeared on the show in fall 2017 — half who had voted for Trump and half who had not. The discussion looked at whether the the pro-Trump panelists still backed the President, his alleged “shithole countries” comments, the worldview of the US under […]

  • Florida teen shot 5 times while trying to protect classmates on long road to recovery

    Anthony Borges, 15, was shot five times during the mass shooting at his high school, according to the Broward County Sheriff’s Office. According to NY Daily News, fellow students say Borges used his body to block bullets from hitting his classmates by standing in the doorway as he tried to lock the room shut. On Sunday, the injured teenager remained in a hospital bed with his face swollen and his body tethered to IV and oxygen tubes. “Fortunately, he is recovering […]

  • LA Times: Former Trump aide Gates to plead guilty, testify against Manafort

    Former Trump presidential campaign aide Rick Gates has agreed to testify against former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort and will plead guilty to fraud related charges, according to the Los Angeles Times. The Times reported Sunday a revised plea will be presented in federal court “within the next few days.” CNN reported last week that Gates was finalizing a plea deal and that he had been in plea negotiations with special counsel Robert Mueller’s team for a month. Gates can expect “a substantial reduction […]

  • Parkland students say, ‘We are going to be the last mass shooting’

    To those who would say it’s too soon after the school massacre to talk about politics and gun control, the students of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High see your point. “We can respect that. We’ve lost people. It’s important to mourn,” junior Cameron Kasky said Sunday. “Here’s a time to talk about gun control: March 24. My message for the people in office is: You’re either with us or against us. We are losing our lives while the adults are playing […]

  • ‘Black Panther’ brings in a record-breaking box office weekend

    “Black Panther,” Marvel’s first film directed by an African-American, brought in an estimated $192 million for its three-day debut in North America this weekend. That’s the fifth biggest opening of all time. The opening for the film starring Chadwick Boseman and Michael B. Jordan did not just shatter expectations, it broke multiple box office records too. It blew away the record for the largest opening for an African-American director. That belonged to F. Gary Gray and “The Fate of the […]

  • Passenger plane crashes in Iran with 66 aboard, report says

    All 66 people on board a passenger plane that crashed Sunday in a mountainous region of southern Iran are presumed dead, the airline said. The Aseman Airlines plane was flying from Tehran to the southwestern city of Yasuj when it disappeared 50 minutes into the flight, according to a post on the airline’s Instagram account. The flight, which departed at 7:55 a.m. local time (11.25 p.m. ET Saturday), crashed in Kohangan village, 120 kilometers (74 miles) from Semirom town, authorities […]

  • LeBron James responds to grammar comments from Fox News’ Laura Ingraham

    LeBron James extended his feud Saturday with a Fox News host after she made comments about his grammar and diction while complaining about his political beliefs. The Cleveland Cavaliers forward responded again in his days-long back-and-forth with Fox News host Laura Ingraham, who took to her show on Thursday to tell James that he should “shut up and dribble.” Late Friday, James issued a response in the form of a photo uploaded to his Instagram account that read “I am […]

  • Man arrested for feeding cocaine and whiskey to goat

    Lawrenceville, GA — A Gwinnett County man is facing an animal cruelty charge and possible deportation after video footage of him and two men force feeding a goat cocaine and whiskey surfaced. Sheriff investigators arrested Sergio Palomares-Guzman at a ranch on the 200 block of Grayson New Hope Road. The 28-year-old lived and worked at the ranch as a horse trainer. Footage from the January 2 incident shows Palomares-Guzman holding the goat’s horns while a second male suspect inserted cocaine […]