Marine Corps veteran Phillip Jones wins race for Newport News mayor

(13NewsNow) NEWPORT NEWS, Va. — Phillip Jones is now the newly elected mayor of Newport News.  With 98% of precincts counted, the Marine Corps veteran and businessman had the edge with 40% of the votes Tuesday night. “I think, on a personal note, I’m looking forward to bringing the city together in a unified manner. I look forward to talking to current council members, as … Continue reading Marine Corps veteran Phillip Jones wins race for Newport News mayor

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West reach divorce settlement

(CNN.com) Per the agreement, a draft of which was obtained by CNN, Kardashian will receive $200,000 per month in child support from West, who last year legally changed his name to Ye, and share joint custody of their four children. CNN has reached out to representatives for Kardashian and West for comment. Kardashian filed for divorce from West in February 2021, citing irreconcilable differences. The … Continue reading Kim Kardashian and Kanye West reach divorce settlement

Virginia Walmart mass shooting survivor files $50 million lawsuit

(CNBC.com) A Walmart employee who survived last week’s mass shooting at a store in Virginia has filed a $50 million lawsuit against the company for allegedly continuing to employ the shooter — a store supervisor — “who had known propensities for violence, threats and strange behavior.” The lawsuit, which appears to be the first to stem from the shooting, was filed Tuesday in Chesapeake Circuit … Continue reading Virginia Walmart mass shooting survivor files $50 million lawsuit

Virginia man accused of ‘catfishing’ teen before killing her family, police say

CNN —  A former Virginia police officer, believed to have murdered a teenager’s family in Riverside, California, after “catfishing” her online, was killed in a shootout while trying to flee authorities, the city’s police department said in a news release. The ex-cop was identified as Austin Lee Edwards, 28, of North Chesterfield Virginia. Detectives said they believe Edwards had met the teen through “catfishing,” a form of online … Continue reading Virginia man accused of ‘catfishing’ teen before killing her family, police say