Browns express excitement for Deshaun Watson return after QB’s suspension over sex assault lawsuits

Deshaun Watson did not talk to the media Wednesday, but in the days leading up to his return to the field following a near-two-year absence, his Cleveland Browns teammates and colleagues are excited. Watson will play his former team, the Houston Texans, after an 11-game suspension. He was accused of sexual misconduct in about two … Read more

Jimmy Kimmel Turns The National Christmas Tree Lighting Into A Trump Burn

The talk show host noted that the tree was planted last October after the previous one was removed in May 2021 because of a fungal disease. “The second time that year that a fungus had to be removed from the White House,” Kimmel sniped. News that the House Ways and Means Committee had been granted … Read more

Illinois Driver’s License Renewal Deadline is Thursday – NBC Chicago

The extensions from the Illinois Secretary of State’s office are over, and the deadline to renew your expired Illinois driver’s license or ID card is officially here. In Illinois, although there is a grace period, driving with or using an expired driver’s license can result in a hefty fine, or even a misdemeanor depending on … Read more

Dems’ ready to reshuffle nominating calendar for 2024, eye booting too-White Iowa from kickoff spot

Iowa’s first-in-the-nation status in Democratic presidential nomination contests is hanging by a thread. Nevada is seeking to usurp New Hampshire’s role as the first-in-the-nation primary. South Carolina’s standing as the first marquee test of support from Black voters is in jeopardy with the more populous Michigan looking to jump the line. Minnesota, meanwhile, is making … Read more

Racism row erupts as William and Kate visit Boston

Local The incident reignited allegations of “institutional racism” at the palace on the first day of the Prince and Princess of Wales’ visit to Boston. Britain’s Prince William and Kate, Princess of Wales, watch the NBA basketball game between the Boston Celtics and the Miami Heat on Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2022, in Boston. Brian Snyder/Pool … Read more

Blackhawks owners propose 700-acre development – ​​Chicago Tribune

Good morning, Chicago. In the aftermath of the 2020 police killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis, police departments across the country — and internationally — have continued to struggle to keep recruitment numbers up. So far this year, more than 630 members of the Chicago Police Department have retired and collected their pension, according to … Read more

Florida Gators quarterback Jalen Kitna arrested on child pornography charges

A 19-year-old University of Florida quarterback was arrested Wednesday on allegations of possession and distribution of child pornography, the Gainesville Police Department reports. Jalen Kitna, the son of former NFL quarterback Jon Kitna, has also been suspended from the Gators’ football program. “We are shocked and saddened to hear of the news involving Jalen Kitna. … Read more

Families of Idaho murder victims speak at emotional vigil: “In the end, they died together, in the same room, in the same bed”

As hundreds of students mourned together inside the University of Idaho’s stadium Wednesday night, family members of four slain classmates urged them to raise their eyes from grief and focus on love and the future. “The only cure to pain is love – it’s the only thing that’s going to heal us; it’s the only … Read more