Tag: President Obama

NEWS ROUNDUP: Appeals Court Orders New Trial In Phylicia Barnes Case…AND MORE

The Court of Special Appeals in Maryland, the state’s second-highest court, has ordered another trial and restored charges against a man from Northwest Baltimore who was acquitted in the murder of North Carolina native Phylicia Barnes. The court says Circuit Judge John Addison Howard committed a mistake in January 2015 when he acquitted Michael Johnson of […]

Sports

President Obama sits down with Derek Jeter for candid conversation on retirement, childhood, & more

Derek Jeter’s The Players’ Tribune has made major strides since its birth in 2014 to bring forth the strongest quality content in terms of athletes reflecting on their thoughts. Though the medium houses such as Steve Nash as a senior producer and Blake Griffin as a senior editor, Jeter may have just landed his strongest contributor to date: President Obama.

Entertainment

NEWS ROUNDUP: WNBA Star Brittney Griner Cyber Bullied On Father’s Day, Cavaliers Win 2016 NBA Finals…AND MORE

WNBA Star Brittney Griner’s personal life seems to be overshadowing her basketball career. On Sunday, several cyber bullies took to Twitter to wish the Phoenix Mercury star a Happy Father’s Day. In 2015, 25-year-old Griner divorced her wife Glory Johnson while Johnson was carrying the couple’s twins. Johnson gave birth in October, through a surrogate, […]