Hip-hop artist NLE Choppa arrested in South Florida on burglary, drug possession and gun charges

Hip-hop artist NLE Choppa was arrested Sunday morning in Davie and charged with carrying a concealed firearm, possession of Xanax, possession of cannabis and burglary of an unoccupied structure, according to the arrest report.

NLE Choppa, whose given name is Bryson Lashun Potts, told Davie Police he was attempting to retrieve a watch from a vehicle in a tow yard, according to the report. The vehicle was towed during an unrelated incident, according to the report,

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Derek Chauvin trial begins in George Floyd murder case: 5 essential reads on police violence against Black men

The trial of former police officer Derek Chauvin for the murder of George Floyd is underway in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Chauvin, who is white, is charged with second-degree murder, third-degree murder and manslaughter in connection with the death of George Floyd, who was Black, during an arrest last May. For 8 minutes and 46 seconds, Floyd – handcuffed and face down on the pavement – said repeatedly that he could not breathe, while other officers looked on.

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Beloved children’s author Beverly Cleary dies at 104

NEW YORK (AP) — Beverly Cleary, the celebrated children’s author whose memories of her Oregon childhood were shared with millions through the likes of Ramona and Beezus Quimby and Henry Huggins, has died. She was 104.

Cleary’s publisher HarperCollins announced Friday that the author died Thursday in Carmel Valley, California, where she had lived since the 1960s. No cause of death was given.

Trained as a librarian, Cleary didn’t start writing books until her early 30s when she wrote “Henry Huggins,” published in 1950.

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How does the 49ers-Dolphins trade affect the Denver Broncos?

Friday morning, Adam Schefter broke the news that the San Francisco 49ers would be making a trade with the Miami Dolphins to acquire the third pick in the 2021 NFL Draft, likely for a quarterback.

In doing so, they have leapfrogged several teams with similar needs, including the Denver Broncos.

At this point, it appears the top three teams in the NFL Draft have solidified their position and will not be moving and the speculation is that they are all hungry for quarterbacks.

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Elgin Baylor, NBA legend and former New Orleans Jazz coach, dead at 86

Legendary Los Angeles Lakers forward Elgin Baylor has passed away at the age of 86 of natural causes.

Baylor started his NBA career in 1958 as a member of the Minneapolis Lakers, who moved to Los Angeles in 1960.

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Boulder Police Officers Rush To Active Shooting Scene At King Soopers On Table Mesa

BOULDER, Colo. (CBS4) – Boulder Police rushed to an active shooter call at a King Soopers on Table Mesa Drive near South Broadway. The call came in at around 2:30 p.m.

Boulder police says 10 people died, one being a Boulder police officer, said Kerry Yamaguchi, a commander at BPD.

Active shooter situation at a King Soopers on Table Mesa Drive in Boulder. (credit: CBS)

Copter4 saw hundreds of police and first responder vehicles,

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Duke Men’s Basketball Out of ACC Tournament

GREENSBORO, N.C. – The Duke University men’s basketball team will not continue competing in the 2021 ACC Tournament due to the school’s and conference’s health and safety protocols. The determination was made following the positive COVID-19 test within a member of the program’s Tier 1 personnel after Wednesday’s game.

Kevin White, Duke University Vice President & Director of Athletics
“Unfortunately, after going an entire season with no positive COVID-19 tests among our men’s basketball student-athletes and coaching staff,

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Ree Drummond’s nephew in critical condition after head-on crash involving her husband

The crash occurred between two fire trucks, driven by Drummond’s husband Ladd Drummond, 52, and her nephew Caleb Drummond, 21. The men were responding to a fire at Drummond’s ranch near Pawhuska, Oklahoma.

Food Network star Ree Drummond’s nephew is in critical condition following a crash involving her husband.

According to a report provided by the Oklahoma Department of Public Safety, the crash occurred between two fire trucks, driven by Drummond’s husband Ladd Drummond,

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Burger King Global CMO Fernando Machado Explains International Women’s Day Tweet Misfire

After Burger King’s International Women’s Day tweet got grilled for resonating as sexist, the company’s global chief marketing officer says it was “obviously not our intent” to offend.

The burger brand launched a new IWD campaign on Monday to announce it is investing in scholarships to develop women’s culinary skills in the U.S., U.K., Mexico and elsewhere. When just 24% of U.S. chefs and 7% of head chefs are women, the goal was to help close the gender gap.

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Heat’s Meyers Leonard apologizes for anti-Jewish slur uttered during video-game play | Video

Miami Heat center Meyers Leonard acknowledged uttering an anti-Semitic slur while streaming his video-game play on Monday night, issuing an apology on Tuesday that said he was unaware of “how offensive it is to the Jewish community.”

On the video, Leonard can be heard saying, “F—— cowards, don’t f—— snipe at me you f—— k— b—-.”

The anti-Semitic slur was uttered in the middle of the two profanities amid video-game play of Call of Duty,

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