Cleveland Browns cut safety Jermaine Whitehead for tweeting violent threats after loss

The NFL’s Cleveland Browns waived safety Jermaine Whitehead on Monday, a day after he apparently sent several profane tweets threatening violence following the team’s loss to the Denver Broncos. The account @j2whitehead_ has since been suspended by Twitter for violating its rules. A team spokesman released a statement criticizing the tweets on Sunday evening, and by Monday morning Whitehead was gone from the team. “Jermaine Whitehead’s social media … Continue reading Cleveland Browns cut safety Jermaine Whitehead for tweeting violent threats after loss

Trump met with loud boos, some cheers at UFC fight in New York

President Donald Trump was met with loud, sustained boos and some cheers as he entered Madison Square Garden for the Ultimate Fighting Championship on Saturday night in New York. The President, who is facing down an impeachment inquiry led by House Democrats, attended with House GOP Leader Kevin McCarthy, North Carolina Rep. Mark Meadows, New York Rep. Peter King, and his two sons Donald Trump Jr. and Eric … Continue reading Trump met with loud boos, some cheers at UFC fight in New York

A mom passed out on the side of a highway from a heroin overdose. Her 12-year-old called police

A 12-year-old girl called police after her mother passed out from a heroin overdose on the side of the highway in Volusia County, Florida, on Thursday night. The woman’s daughter called 911 from the family’s minivan that was parked on the side of I-4 after the mother, Tiffany Smith, pulled over and lost consciousness, the Volusia County Sheriff’s Office said in a press release on its website. “Um, my mom … Continue reading A mom passed out on the side of a highway from a heroin overdose. Her 12-year-old called police

Vaping-related lung injuries rise to 1,888 cases nationwide, CDC says

As of Tuesday, there were 1,888 lung injury cases associated with e-cigarette products in 49 states, the District of Columbia and the US Virgin Islands, according to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. That’s an increase from last week, when there were 1,604 cases of vaping-related lung injuries. The CDC on Thursday also identified 37 deaths in 24 states: three each from California, Georgia, Indiana and … Continue reading Vaping-related lung injuries rise to 1,888 cases nationwide, CDC says

35 Scary Indie Horror Movies Streaming for Halloween

“Green Room” (Streaming on Netflix) Jeremy Saulnier’s “Green Room” pits a young punk rock band against a gang of white power skinheads who’ve trapped them in a secluded venue after the rockers witness a horrific act of violence, and all witnesses must go. Saulnier’s script might fit more into the thriller genre, but his unnervingly alive performance from the late Alton Yelchin proudly carries on the … Continue reading 35 Scary Indie Horror Movies Streaming for Halloween