(Las Vegas, NV) – O.J. Simpson is not planning to move from Nevada to Florida like he told state parole officials before he was released in October from Nevada state prison, his Las Vegas lawyer said Thursday.
(Pullman, WA) – Police on Wednesday were interviewing Washington State quarterback Tyler Hilinski’s friends and people who knew him to try to learn why he apparently took his life.
Police Chief Gary Jenkins said officers have no apparent motive for the death of the 21-year-old athlete, who was found dead in his Pullman, Washington, apartment on Tuesday along with a rifle and a suicide note.”The missing piece here is why,” Jenkins said. ”Most of our investigation will be conducting interviews.” Jenkins declined to reveal the contents of the suicide note.
Hilinski’s family in California issued a statement saying they were in ”complete shock and disarray” over his death.
”Tyler was the kid that put a smile on everybody’s face when they were down, especially his family,” the statement said. ”We will mourn the loss of Tyler for some time but celebrate the way he lived his life every day.”
A makeshift memorial for Hilinski has sprouted near the football stadium on the Pullman campus, next to a bronze statue of the team’s cougar mascot. The memorial included flowers and balloons.
(Seattle, WA) – Seattle Seahawks cornerback Jeremy Lane was arrested Sunday morning for driving under the influence, according to multiple reports.He was released later in the morning, according to ESPN and others,citing King County court records.
(Charlotte, NC) – Danica Patrick is a Bears fan, but her heart now belongs to Packers star Aaron Rodgers. Patrick confirmed she is dating Rodgers, who broke up with actress Olivia Munn in 2017.Patrick, meanwhile,ended a five-year relationship with fellow NASCAR driver Ricky Stenhouse Jr. in November.”Yes, Aaron and I are dating,” Patrick told The Associated Press.Her confirmation comes hours after a photograph showing Patrick and Rodgers seated next to each other at a group dinner Saturday at The Mission restaurant in Scottsdale, Ariz., were published by TMZ. Patrick and Rodgers have been linked romantically since the start of the new year, right before Patrick began promoting her new fitness book.
“Most of you know me as a happy, giggly and energetic girl. But lately…I’ve felt a bit broken and the more I try to shut off the voice in my head the louder it screams,” Biles wrote in a #metoo post. “I am not afraid to tell my story anymore. I too am one of the many survivors that was sexually abused by Larry Nassar,” she continued. “For too long I have asked myself, ‘Was I too naive? Was it my fault?’ I now know the answers to those questions. No. No, it was not my fault. No, I will not and should not carry the guilt that belongs to Larry Nassar, USAG [USA Gymnastics], and others.”
(SL) – Colin Kaepernick is having no luck finding a team to hire him so now he wants to buy an NFL club. The former San Francisco 49ers quarterback says he’s interested in joining an ownership group aiming to buy the Carolina Panthers.
Rapper Sean “Diddy” Combs reportedly is heading the group. Kaepernick tweeted Monday that he wants in. So does Golden State Warriors superstar Stephen Curry, who grew up and played college ball near Charlotte, where the Panthers are based.
Panthers owner Jerry Richardson announced Sunday night he plans to sell the team after the season ends. The 81-year-old owner is facing claims of sexual harassment and directing racial slurs at club employees.
The Memphis Police Department and Shelby County District Attorney’s office held a press conference last week to announce that Turner, 46, had been indicted and charged with the 1st-degree murder of Wright. Turner is believed to be a Deacon at a church and just had a newborn baby.
In the past, he was arrested for aggravated assault and aggravated kidnapping.
Turner is currently in custody on a $1 million bond.