NAIROBI (Reuters) ― More than 100 migrants are believed missing and 38 confirmed dead off the coast of Djibouti after two boats capsized, the U.N. migration agency said on Wednesday. The overcrowded boats, carrying mostly Ethiopians, had set sail on rough seas when they capsized shortly after departing Djibouti, said
“Empire” actor Jussie Smollett told police in a follow-up interview that the two men who attacked him in Chicago early Tuesday morning yelled “MAGA country” during the racist and homophobic assault. According to CBS News, Chicago police say Smollett told them the two masked attackers cited President Donald Trump’s “Make America
A blast of super cold Arctic air known as a “polar vortex” is whipping through the Midwest this week, freezing over lakes and cityscapes and creating life-threatening conditions for residents. Wind chill temperatures on Wednesday were expected to drop to as low as -60 in Minnesota and -50 degrees in Illinois,
Terrence Howard and Taraji P. Henson have come out to share their love and show support for Jussie Smollett after the “Empire” co-star was attacked in Chicago early Tuesday morning. “Jaws dropped to the ground,” Howard said Wednesday on ABC’s “Good Morning America,” recalling an emergency cast meeting called upon news of
It seems that serial sitcom blunderer Michael Scott finally did something right. A tire shop technician in Tucson, Arizona, named Cross Scott was test-driving a customer’s car on Jan. 11 when he noticed a white sedan on the side of the road, the Arizona Daily Star reports. The vehicle’s hazard
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell sidestepped more than one question about the football league’s treatment of Colin Kaepernick on Wednesday, and people on Twitter were not pleased. During a press conference, Goodell was asked why the former San Francisco 49ers quarterback and activist hasn’t been signed to an NFL team in nearly two years.
For the first time in military history, the Navy is deploying a ceremonial flyover with only female jet pilots to honor the death of retired Capt. Rosemary Mariner, the Navy’s first woman to fly a tactical fighter jet. The flyover will take place during Mariner’s funeral service in Maynardville, Tennessee,