www.cnn.com By Steve Almasy, Ralph Ellis and Nick Valencia, CNN (CNN)The man accused of driving a truck into a Mardi Gras parade crowd, injuring 28 people, had a blood-alcohol level almost three times the legal limit, New Orleans police said Sunday. Neilson...
www.bleacherreport.com By: TYLER CONWAY Former North Carolina star Rashad McCants became the first No. 1 overall selection in BIG3 history, as the fledgling league hosted its inaugural draft Sunday. McCants, 32, played four NBA seasons for the Minnesota Timberwolves and Sacramento Kings. He...
www.yahoo.com By David Knowles     At a speech at an Ohio tank factory, President Trump complained that he wasn’t thanked for giving John McCain “the kind of funeral he wanted.” “I gave him the kind of funeral he wanted which as president I had to...
www.essence.com By Lauren Porter "It’s been a long time, but we had a lot of complications, but look who we got — we got a baby girl!" New mommy and tennis champion Serena Williams took to Instagram to share touching footage of her pregnancy. In the...
The Oklahoma Eagle Sportswire     In its 34th year of honoring the nation’s best high school athletes, The Gatorade Company announced Bryce Thompson of Booker T. Washington High School as its 2018-19 Gatorade Oklahoma Boys Basketball Player of the Year. Thompson...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr. fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SmAJrhZHe0c The 2018 Player Networking Event (PNE) at Super Bowl LII (52) marks the 18th consecutive year that native Tulsan and Booker T alumnus Guy Troupe has held his PNE program. Troupe continues to build upon...
www.newsone.com  By D.L. Chandler Actor, director, writer, and diplomat Sidney Poitier has enjoyed an iconic career that spans the better part of 50 years. Poitier is the first Black person to win an Academy Award for Best Actor back in 1964 for his role...
www.abcnews.go.com By By KEN THOMAS https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H7B4vIeRbzo   The White House said Wednesday that President Donald Trump has declined an invitation to speak at the NAACP's annual convention next week in Baltimore, leading the nation's oldest civil rights organization to question the president's commitment to his African American...
www.huffingtonpost.com By Lee Moran   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8Rge0NHSwQM “This whole ‘tell it like it is’ business, that’s nonsense.”   Michelle Obama is on a mission to make people think before they tweet, and that includes President Donald Trump. On Wednesday, the former first lady took to the stage at The...
www.thegrio.com https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nZjuRnA3TqI West Virginia resident Kenton Tilford has officially registered a campaign committee to get Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson elected president, called “Run the Rock 2020.” Johnson has not yet commented on the committee that has been set up in his name, but he has spoken about...