Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez cited the disenfranchisement of the majority-minority city as “upholding the injustice of the practices enacted during slavery.”
A Nike spokesperson says Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown is no longer representing the company. …read more
The remnants of Tropical Depression Imelda unleashed torrential rain in parts of Texas on Thursday, prompting hundreds of water rescues, a hospital evacuation and road closures as the powerful storm system drew comparisons to Hurricane Harvey two years ago. Although amount of predicted rainfall is massive — forecasters say some places could see 40 inches (100 centimeters) or more this week — Imelda’s deluge is largely targeting areas east of Houston, including the small town of Winnie and the city of Beaumont.
Cochran, the No. 18 women’s college basketball recruit in the Class of 2020, went from being bullied for her size to becoming a Louisville commit. …read more