Advisory board for next top court judge to include Indigenous Bar Association member

OTTAWA — For the first time, the Indigenous Bar Association has nominated a member of the independent advisory board that will help choose the next Supreme Court justice. The chosen board member, David Nahwegahbow, is an Anishinaabe lawyer whose firm exclusively represents First Nations people, communities and organizations. His participation on the advisory board is… Continue reading Advisory board for next top court judge to include Indigenous Bar Association member

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Suspect in California church shooting ID’d as 68-year-old Vegas man

(KTLA) – The suspect in the church shooting that killed one person and wounded five others in Laguna Woods, California, was identified Monday as a 68-year-old Las Vegas man. David Chou was booked on one count of murder and five counts of attempted murder in connection with the Sunday afternoon shooting at Geneva Presbyterian Church, according… Continue reading Suspect in California church shooting ID’d as 68-year-old Vegas man

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Evanston Township High School requiring masks for students, staff starting Monday

EVANSTON, Ill. — An uptick in cases of COVID-19 in Evanston has led to the reinstatement of masks at Evanston Township High School for all students and staff — regardless of vaccination status. On Friday, the Evanston Health and Human Services Department communicated that it elevated the Covid risk level from medium to high. In… Continue reading Evanston Township High School requiring masks for students, staff starting Monday

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Ind. couple charged for filthy, uninhabitable living conditions

WARNING: The following story contains graphic content FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – Rotting food and dirty clothes littered every living area of the house, and the kitchen countertops were covered with dirt, grease, more rotting food and raw hamburger. A bed one of the kids slept on had a hole in the middle stuffed with… Continue reading Ind. couple charged for filthy, uninhabitable living conditions

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The tantalizing possibilities of the Knicks’ best-case lottery scenario

It’s always dangerous to get conclusive about a draft class before the picks are called, let alone before the players step on the court, but the preliminary consensus among scouts and experts is that 2022 is top heavy. Specifically, there are four players that sit as the cream. So for the Knicks, who enter the… Continue reading The tantalizing possibilities of the Knicks’ best-case lottery scenario

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Vikings sign undrafted rookie William Kwenkeu, release Tuf Borland

The Vikings on Monday signed undrafted rookie linebacker William Kwenkeu, who took part in their rookie minicamp last weekend. Kwenkeu, who played at Temple from 2016-21, was one of 17 tryout players at the camp. To make room on the roster for him, the Vikings released linebacker Tuf Borland. At Temple, the 6-foot-1, 235-pound Kwenkeu… Continue reading Vikings sign undrafted rookie William Kwenkeu, release Tuf Borland

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Johnny Cueto will start tonight for the Chicago White Sox in the series opener against the Kansas City Royals

Johnny Cueto has joined the Chicago White Sox in Kansas City and will start Monday’s game against the Royals at Kauffman Stadium. The Sox purchased Cueto’s contract from Triple-A Charlotte. The veteran went 0-1 with a 5.17 ERA and 17 strikeouts in four starts with Charlotte after signing with the Sox as a minor-league free… Continue reading Johnny Cueto will start tonight for the Chicago White Sox in the series opener against the Kansas City Royals

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Marc-Andre Fleury or Cam Talbot? Perhaps Wild could afford both goaltenders

After rotating between Marc-Andre Fleury and Cam Talbot in net during the final month of the NHL regular season, then bowing out in the first round of the playoffs, the Wild are now in the unenviable position of having to pick one of their two talented goaltenders to roll with moving forward. Or are they?… Continue reading Marc-Andre Fleury or Cam Talbot? Perhaps Wild could afford both goaltenders

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Police: Gunman in Buffalo, New York, aimed to keep killing if he got away

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The white gunman accused of massacring 10 Black people in a racist rampage at a Buffalo supermarket planned to keep killing if he had escaped the scene, the police commissioner said Monday, as the possibility of federal hate crime or domestic terror charges loomed. The gunman, who had crossed the state… Continue reading Police: Gunman in Buffalo, New York, aimed to keep killing if he got away

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Column: MLB needs to change the definition of a no-hitter and reward the Cincinnati Reds pitchers for making history

The Cincinnati Reds threw a combined no-hitter against the Pittsburgh Pirates and still lost Sunday, the equivalent of winning the lottery and losing your ticket in the wash. It will go down as a quirk of history, one of only six games in which a team lost while throwing eight or more no-hit innings. The… Continue reading Column: MLB needs to change the definition of a no-hitter and reward the Cincinnati Reds pitchers for making history

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