Serena Williams retiring after US Open: ‘Evolving away from tennis’

The US Open will be Serena Williams’ final tournament. Williams announced she was “evolving away from tennis” in a Vogue magazine article that was published on Tuesday morning. “I’m here to tell you that I’m evolving away from tennis, toward other things that are important to me,” Williams wrote. “A few years ago I quietly started Serena Ventures, a venture capital firm. Soon after that, I started … Continue reading Serena Williams retiring after US Open: ‘Evolving away from tennis’

11-year-old killed in Florida murder-suicide remembered as ‘caring’

Friends of an 11-year-old girl killed in a murder-suicide allegedly carried out by her father remembered her as a “caring person” who made others feel like they “belong.” Sunny Ramirez and her younger sister, 7-year-old Shelby Ramirez, were among five family members who were found dead inside their home in Orlando by police officers performing a welfare check around 1 p.m. Tuesday. Friends of the sisters who … Continue reading 11-year-old killed in Florida murder-suicide remembered as ‘caring’

Flashy NYC bishop robbed in $400K jewelry heist during live-streamed service

A flashy Brooklyn bishop was robbed in the middle of his live-streamed service Sunday when gun-toting crooks accosted him at the podium before fleeing with $400,000 in jewelry, cops said. Targeted Rolls Royce-driving Bishop Lamor Whitehead last made news in May — when he tried to negotiate the surrender of an accused subway shooter but authorities separately nabbed the suspect. On Sunday, Whitehead was in the middle of his … Continue reading Flashy NYC bishop robbed in $400K jewelry heist during live-streamed service

Supreme Court rules for former coach in public school prayer case

NBC – Former coach Joseph Kennedy argued that the Bremerton School District in Washington state violated his religious freedom by telling him he couldn’t pray on the field after games. WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court ruled Monday that a former Washington state high school football coach had a right to pray on the field immediately after games.  The 6-3 ruling was a victory for Joseph Kennedy, who claimed … Continue reading Supreme Court rules for former coach in public school prayer case

Nicolas Cage, 57, and wife Riko Shibata, 27, expecting a baby

“The Family Man” is going to be a dad again. Nicolas Cage and his wife, Riko Shibata, are having a baby, the actor’s rep confirmed to Page Six on Thursday. “The parents-to-be are elated!” the publicist also told People. A due date or sex was not announced. This will be Shibata’s first child. Meanwhile, Cage, 57, has two other children from previous relationships: 16-year-old Kal-El and … Continue reading Nicolas Cage, 57, and wife Riko Shibata, 27, expecting a baby