Category Archives: CNN – US

Millions of people threatened by a potentially deadly heat wave in the coming days

Millions of people threatened by a potentially deadly heat wave in the coming days

A dangerous and potentially deadly heatwave threatens much of the continental US, with dozens of record high temperatures both in the daytime and in the evening expected this weekend. More than 150 million people in nearly 30 states were under a heat watch, warning or advisory on Thursday morning, according to CNN meteorologist Dave Hennen.…MORE

California man who drove autistic sons and partner off pier charged with murder

California man who drove autistic sons and partner off pier charged with murder

The California father whose two autistic sons died after he drove off a wharf in the Port of Los Angeles has been charged with capital murder, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced. Ali Elmezayen, 45, of Hawthorne, California, was charged Wednesday with two counts of murder and one count of attempted murder, the…MORE

Colin Kaepernick’s Nike commercial is nominated for an Emmy

Colin Kaepernick’s Nike commercial is nominated for an Emmy

Nike’s partnership with athlete-turned-activist Colin Kaepernick is continuing to pay big dividends. One of the company’s attention-getting commercials starring Kaepernick was just nominated for a 2019 Emmy. The commercial, titled “Dream Crazy,” features Kaepernick alongside other sports legends like Serena Williams and LeBron James, who have reached beyond their personal achievements to support and advance…MORE

Steph Curry defends wife Ayesha after she was made fun of for dancing

Steph Curry defends wife Ayesha after she was made fun of for dancing

Ayesha Curry, cook, author, restauranteur and wife of NBA star Steph Curry, recently opened her fourth restaurant, International Smoke in Del Mar, California. And when you open your FOURTH restaurant, you’re entitled to to a little dancing. However, video of Curry doing the Milly Rock at her opening brought the internet trolls out of the…MORE

How to stay safe in this week’s heat wave

How to stay safe in this week’s heat wave

A heat wave is expected for much of the eastern half of the US in the coming days — and it has the potential to be deadly. More than 130 million Americans are under a heat watch, warning or advisory, with the heat index expected to reach 115 degrees in some areas. The widespread heat…MORE

Question of the Day

July 18

Q: Astronauts say space smells like a combination of diesel fuel and this common food smell… A: Barbeque

July 17

Q: Scientists have studied this rock star’s DNA to try to figure out how he has survived despite years of substance and alcohol abuse… A: Ozzy Osbourne

July 16

Q: A study says eating 2-servings of this every week could help elderly people avoid cognitive impairment… A: Mushrooms