Kareem Abdul-Jabbar sold hundreds of pieces is memorabilia from his legendary NBA career, including 4 championship rings. The auction raised nearly $3M for his charity, The Skyhook Foundation, which helps fund STEM education in underserved neighborhoods. He had this to say about the sale, "When it comes to choosing between storing a championship ring or trophy in a room, or providing kids with an opportunity to change their lives, the choice is pretty simple. Sell it all."
Republican Congressional Candidate Mark Harris cited health issues during his announcement that will not run in the new election for the North Carolina 9th Congressional district. Harris held a slim lead after votes were counted but he was denied victory last week when the state election board ruled that a new election would be held after election irregularities were found. Dan McCready, the Democratic candidate in the November election, has announced that he will run again in the special election.
Attorney Michael Avenatti has turned over a tape of R Kelly having sex with 14 year old good to prosectors in Chicago. Avenatti says the tape was brought to him by someone who knows both Kelly and the girl in the video "very well". He claims that both he and the Cook County prosecutor are certain that it is Kelly in the recording.
After being called out for eating day old pizza, Fox & Friends host Pete Hegseth claimed he hasn't washed has hands in 10 years and that "Germs are not a real thing. I can't see them. Therefore, they're not real." read more
After employing some of them for years, Trump's golf club in New York suddenly fired about half of their staff because they are undocumented immigrants. Eric Trump, who is responsible for the club's operation refused to answer wherever or not company executives knew they employed undocumented labor. Anibal Romero, an attorney representing the terminated workers, is calling for a federal investigation into claims that multiple Trump properties have engaged in "a pattern and practice of hiring undocumented immigrants."