Jury selection begins in trial over Ahmaud Arbery's death

St. Louis Dispatch

BRUNSWICK, Ga. (AP) — Jury selection got underway Monday in Georgia, with hundreds of people ordered to report for what could be a lengthy effort to find jurors in the trial of three white men charged with fatally shooting Ahmaud…

'One of the greatest Americans': Colin Powell blazed trails for Blacks, left lasting legacy

USA Today | Rick Jervis, USA TODAY

Colin Powel broke new ground as the first Black national security advisor, chairman of joint chiefs of staff and secretary of state.

Washington State fires football coach for refusing COVID vaccine


Four assistant coaches were also fired for not being vaccinated.

Microsoft says it warned Bill Gates about flirting in 2008

St. Louis Dispatch

REDMOND, Wash. (AP) — Microsoft executives in 2008 warned Bill Gates to stop sending flirtatious emails to a female employee but dropped the matter after he told them he would stop, the company revealed Monday.

Parkland School Shooting Families Settle Suit With District

Huffington Post

The families of those killed, wounded and scarred in the massacre reached a $25 million settlement with the district.

The FDA is reportedly planning to allow 'mix-and-match' booster shots

Business Insider | lrosenbaum@insider.com (Leah Rosenbaum)

Texas Lawmakers Pass New Congressional Maps That Bolster GOP

Huffington Post

Texas Republicans approved redrawn U.S. House maps that protect incumbents and decrease representation for minorities.

North Korea tests possible submarine missile, amid tensions

Washington Times | Kim Tong-hyung, Hyung-jin Kim

Alabama men arrested on murder charges after allegedly killing 13-year-old boy in drive-by shooting

Fox News | Paul Best

Two Alabama men were arrested on murder charges for their alleged roles in a drive-by shooting that killed a 13-year-old boy while he played on an iPad in his room on Friday night.