NFL legend Tom Dempsey who had dementia dies of coronavirus at 73 in a New Orleans retirement home
NFL legend Tom Dempsey who had dementia dies of coronavirus at 73 in a New Orleans retirement home

He was one of at least 15 residents of a New Orleans retirement home who died after contracting the deadly virus

Two puppies gazed at sharks and manta rays at Georgia Aquarium after it closed for humans because of Covid-19
Two puppies gazed at sharks and manta rays at Georgia Aquarium after it closed for humans because of Covid-19

While closed to the public because of coronavirus restrictions, two adorable puppies roamed free at the aquarium

Coronavirus: Employees slam FEMA for hiding details of its 7 positive cases, say it's risky for public health
Coronavirus: Employees slam FEMA for hiding details of its 7 positive cases, say it's risky for public health

The Federal Emergency Management Agency is currently leading the country's response to COVID-19

Rev Joseph E Lowery, civil rights icon and aide to Martin Luther King Jr, dies at 98
Rev Joseph E Lowery, civil rights icon and aide to Martin Luther King Jr, dies at 98

Lowery, 98, died on Friday at home in Atlanta from natural causes unrelated to the coronavirus outbreak, a statement said

Georgia 5-year-old found next to healthcare worker mom's body 16 hours after she died from coronavirus at home
Georgia 5-year-old found next to healthcare worker mom's body 16 hours after she died from coronavirus at home

Dedra Wilkes, 42, was found dead at her home in Coweta County, Georgia and was in that state for at least 12 to 16 hours before police arrived

Georgia girl, 12, with no pre-existing medical conditions fights for her life after contracting coronavirus
Georgia girl, 12, with no pre-existing medical conditions fights for her life after contracting coronavirus

'She had not traveled outside the US recently and hence, could not have picked up the virus from anywhere abroad'

Biden against delaying November election over coronavirus, says US has voted during Civil War and two world wars
Biden against delaying November election over coronavirus, says US has voted during Civil War and two world wars

The primary season has seen a major impact from the coronavirus outbreak as seven states have deferred their pollings keeping in mind people’s safety through social distancing

Coronavirus: Ex-Sheriff David Clarke thinks George Soros spread 'flu panic' to destroy capitalism
Coronavirus: Ex-Sheriff David Clarke thinks George Soros spread 'flu panic' to destroy capitalism

The former Milwaukee sheriff railed against government restrictions in a barrage of Sunday night tweets saying people should be allowed to socialize

Coronavirus pandemic: Mass layoffs hit travel and food-related industries, healthcare employees safe
Coronavirus pandemic: Mass layoffs hit travel and food-related industries, healthcare employees safe

As industries like travel sector, ports, gig workers, bakeries and entry-level employees plan mass layoffs, construction, manufacturing and healthcare industries will retain employees

Trump's travel ban: Self-quarantine to subsidized airfare, things to remember as coronavirus sparks mayhem
Trump's travel ban: Self-quarantine to subsidized airfare, things to remember as coronavirus sparks mayhem

POTUS on Wednesday announced travel ban from potentially affected Schengen countries for upto thirty days, effective from midnight, March 13

Coronavirus: Grand Princess cruise ship hit by virus to dock in Oakland, California
Coronavirus: Grand Princess cruise ship hit by virus to dock in Oakland, California

Grand Princess Capt. John Smith told guests he anticipated arrival at the Port of Oakland Sunday, March 8, afternoon. The ship is carrying more than 3,500 people from 54 countries

Coronavirus: 21 people test positive for virus aboard Grand Princess cruise ship held off California coast
Coronavirus: 21 people test positive for virus aboard Grand Princess cruise ship held off California coast

Only 46 passengers were tested out of 3,500 passengers on board. Out of this 19 of the positive cases were crew members and two were passengers

Biden poses with Cher after receiving endorsement, asks her if she believes in 'life after Trump'
Biden poses with Cher after receiving endorsement, asks her if she believes in 'life after Trump'

The photo came just hours before the 2020 presidential hopeful lost the Nevada Democratic caucus by a wide margin to Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT)

Biden hugs Bernie on debate stage, Klobuchar says 'I like Bernie just fine' in slap on Clinton's remarks
Biden hugs Bernie on debate stage, Klobuchar says 'I like Bernie just fine' in slap on Clinton's remarks

The moment occurred nearly 45 minutes into the debate when ABC News moderator Linsey Davis referred to Clinton

Anne Cox Chambers, billionaire newspaper heiress, dies at 100
Anne Cox Chambers, billionaire newspaper heiress, dies at 100

Chambers, a director of Cox Enterprises Inc., promoted Jimmy Carter's political career and served as U.S. ambassador to Belgium during his presidency.

Coronavirus: Chicago woman is second confirmed case in the US, patient being treated in isolation at hospital
Coronavirus: Chicago woman is second confirmed case in the US, patient being treated in isolation at hospital

The woman in her 60s returned from China on Jan. 13 without showing any signs of illness, but three or four days later she called her doctor to report feeling sick

All about Joe Burrow: The quarterback who led LSU Tigers to their championship victory
All about Joe Burrow: The quarterback who led LSU Tigers to their championship victory

Burrow broke the single-season passing touchdown record, 60, and LSU set the single-season points record in the poll era, 726. 

Hawks star Trae Young pays off $1 million worth medical debt for  Atlanta families as a New Year's gift
Hawks star Trae Young pays off $1 million worth medical debt for Atlanta families as a New Year's gift

The 21-year-old basketball star reportedly donated $10,000 through his Trae Young Foundation to an organization that buys and forgives medical debt in the country

Bobbi Kristina Brown's ex-fiance Nick Gordon was found unresponsive in his hotel room before being pronounced dead
Bobbi Kristina Brown's ex-fiance Nick Gordon was found unresponsive in his hotel room before being pronounced dead

Nick Gordon aka Nicholas Bouler was blamed for spiking Kristina Brown's drink and drowning her five years ago

65,000 college students ring in New Year by worshipping Jesus at sold-out event in Atlanta
65,000 college students ring in New Year by worshipping Jesus at sold-out event in Atlanta

The sold-out event, called 'Passion 2020' and organized by Passion Conferences, goes some way in suggesting that religion still plays a very big part in the lives of the younger generation

High school football star killed by freight train hours after announcing enrolment in Georgia Tech on scholarship
High school football star killed by freight train hours after announcing enrolment in Georgia Tech on scholarship

Bryce Gowdy, 17, was killed in the early hours of Monday, not long after he had expressed excitement about going to college.

Civil rights icon Rep John Lewis announces he has pancreatic cancer: 'I have a fighting chance'
Civil rights icon Rep John Lewis announces he has pancreatic cancer: 'I have a fighting chance'

Congressman John Lewis of Georgia has announced he has advanced pancreatic cancer, vowing he will will continue serving in Washington while he fights the disease and undergoes medical treatment

Trump tells black voters that Democrats have only let them down and his words are making an impact
Trump tells black voters that Democrats have only let them down and his words are making an impact

Even though the Republican received only 8 percent of black votes in 2016, yet the 'Black Voices for Trump' is being seen as something serious to boost his support among the blacks in the next election.

XFL commissioner says Kaepernick was never a viable option: 'His salary demands are way out of our ballpark'
XFL commissioner says Kaepernick was never a viable option: 'His salary demands are way out of our ballpark'

Colin Kaepernick has remained a free agent since the end of the 2016 NFL season.

NFL closes chapter on Colin Kaepernick as league commissioner says former player 'chose not to take' opportunity during workout session
NFL closes chapter on Colin Kaepernick as league commissioner says former player 'chose not to take' opportunity during workout session

The workout was much awaited and was set to be in front of many NFL teams at the Atlanta Falcons. However, in a last-minute switch, it was shifted hundreds of miles away to a high school in Riverdale, south of Atlanta. The former quarterback hosted his own workout session.

Petition calls for disgraced quarterback Michael Vick to be removed as honorary 2020 Pro Bowl captain over horrific animal abuse
Petition calls for disgraced quarterback Michael Vick to be removed as honorary 2020 Pro Bowl captain over horrific animal abuse

In 2007, Vick had spent 18 months in federal prison after being found guilty of running a 'cruel and inhumane' dogfighting ring operation in Virginia

Colin Kaepernick snubbed yet again as wide receiver from his much-publicized workout gets NFL deal
Colin Kaepernick snubbed yet again as wide receiver from his much-publicized workout gets NFL deal

Reporter John Keim announced on Wednesday that Jordan Veasy has been signed to the Washington Redskins practice squad. 

Hillary Clinton shoots down lesbian rumours saying she has never even been tempted: 'I actually like men'
Hillary Clinton shoots down lesbian rumours saying she has never even been tempted: 'I actually like men'

Clinton also told Stern about her first encounter with husband Bill, saying, "He was so handsome, really handsome. He looked like a Greek god. He was very attractive."

Colin Kaepernick snubbed by NFL again as injury-plagued Detroit Lions recruit two young quarterbacks instead
Colin Kaepernick snubbed by NFL again as injury-plagued Detroit Lions recruit two young quarterbacks instead

The former San Francisco 49ers quarterback has not played a single game in the NFL ever since he left the 49ers at the end of the 2016 session

Kamala Harris' top aide lashes out at campaign's treatment of staff in stinging resignation letter as she joins rival Michael Bloomberg's team
Kamala Harris' top aide lashes out at campaign's treatment of staff in stinging resignation letter as she joins rival Michael Bloomberg's team

Mehlenbacher, 35, was furious after Harris' campaign sacked staffers hastily and the leadership could not satisfactorily address people's concerns.

2020 election: Women are mostly donating to women presidential candidates, with Marianne Williamson leading the pack
2020 election: Women are mostly donating to women presidential candidates, with Marianne Williamson leading the pack

According to a recent study from the Center for Responsive Politics, male voters have so far accounted for around 57 percent of donations to the presidential candidates. 

Colin Kaepernick has had no offers from NFL after only 7 teams showed up for his much-publicized workout, reports say
Colin Kaepernick has had no offers from NFL after only 7 teams showed up for his much-publicized workout, reports say

The NFL had arranged the tryouts for the quarterback at Atlanta Falcons training facility in Georgia, however, the location was shifted to a high school stadium at the last minute.

Joe Biden claims Trump's words are a reminder of the 'same anti-Semitic bile that was chanted in Nazi Germany'
Joe Biden claims Trump's words are a reminder of the 'same anti-Semitic bile that was chanted in Nazi Germany'

The Democratic candidate was at a fund-raising event in Providence, Rhode Island, where he said America needed to 'restore' its soul in the 2020 elections.

Elizabeth Warren claims her kids went to public schools, but actually sent son to posh $17,000-a-year private school
Elizabeth Warren claims her kids went to public schools, but actually sent son to posh $17,000-a-year private school

Warren's son Alex was seen in a yearbook picture from 1986-1987 showing he attended the posh Kirby Hall School in Texas, where fees now stand at more than $17,000 a year

Andrew Yang says if he's elected POTUS his first message to Russia's Vladimir Putin will be 'Sorry, I beat your guy'
Andrew Yang says if he's elected POTUS his first message to Russia's Vladimir Putin will be 'Sorry, I beat your guy'

The entrepreneur said this when asked what will be the first message to the Kremlin as the POTUS. He also said that he will tell Russia that their days of meddling in US elections are over.

Joe Biden says domestic violence will end if we 'keep punching at it' as he continues his gaffe spree at Atlanta debates
Joe Biden says domestic violence will end if we 'keep punching at it' as he continues his gaffe spree at Atlanta debates

During the Democratic presidential debate held in Atlanta, the former vice president drew laughs from the audience as he appeared to be unaware of the metaphor he was using to explain how he would combat violence and sexual harassment perpetrated against women

From overt Trump-bashing to little talk on health, here are the five key takeaways from the Democratic debate in Atlanta
From overt Trump-bashing to little talk on health, here are the five key takeaways from the Democratic debate in Atlanta

Ten candidates locked horns at the fifth Democratic debate in Atlanta and everyone, especially those without high numbers, put in a strong effort to remain relevant.

Bernie Sanders warns party not to focus solely on Trump, says 'Congress can walk and chew bubblegum at the same time'
Bernie Sanders warns party not to focus solely on Trump, says 'Congress can walk and chew bubblegum at the same time'

The Vermont senator cautioned the Democrats saying they could not afford to get 'consumed' by Trump only for that would see them losing the election. He said it is urgent to address American people's needs apart from fighting the president.

Joe Biden says he will not prosecute Donald Trump if he becomes POTUS as it's not his job
Joe Biden says he will not prosecute Donald Trump if he becomes POTUS as it's not his job

The former vice president also said whoever defeats Trump to become the next US president has to secure a majority for Democrats in the Senate which is currently under control of the GOP.

Elizabeth Warren doubles down on her proposed two-cent wealth tax but mixes up her billions and millions
Elizabeth Warren doubles down on her proposed two-cent wealth tax but mixes up her billions and millions

The Massachusetts senator wants the wealthy Americans to contribute towards universal welfare while Booker said the Dems needed to grow wealth across the country.

Democratic debate: Bernie Sanders says he'll withdraw troops from foreign countries but not at 3 am like Trump
Democratic debate: Bernie Sanders says he'll withdraw troops from foreign countries but not at 3 am like Trump

The veteran Vermont senator said it's time to put a stop to endless wars overseas but differed with Trump's method.

Democratic debate: Tulsi Gabbard takes a dig at Hillary Clinton for 'rot' in Democratic Party as Trump camp sees it as good ammo
Democratic debate: Tulsi Gabbard takes a dig at Hillary Clinton for 'rot' in Democratic Party as Trump camp sees it as good ammo

The Hawaii Congresswoman said that the Democratic Party was no more a party of, by or for the people and was more influenced by foreign-policy establishment dominated by the likes of Hillary Clinton. The Republican camp grabbed the moment.

Dem debate: Elizabeth Warren targets Trump, says big donors like Gordon Sondland getting plum posts is 'nothing but corruption'
Dem debate: Elizabeth Warren targets Trump, says big donors like Gordon Sondland getting plum posts is 'nothing but corruption'

The Massachusetts senator said she will try to convince her Republican colleagues in Senate to convict Donald Trump if the House impeached him. She then slammed the practice of rewarding donors with ambassadorial posts.

Trump press secretary Stephanie Grisham claims Obama aides left nasty notes like 'you will fail' for incoming White House staff
Trump press secretary Stephanie Grisham claims Obama aides left nasty notes like 'you will fail' for incoming White House staff

Grisham told a Virginia radio station that Obama officials had left some nasty messages for them at White House. However, she did not have any evidence to back her claims. Former administrative officials call it a blatant lie.

Colin Kaepernick and NFL at loggerheads after he says he's 'ready to play' but  shifts venue last minute to ensure media coverage
Colin Kaepernick and NFL at loggerheads after he says he's 'ready to play' but shifts venue last minute to ensure media coverage

Kaepernick's team decided to move the location after they accused the league of not acting rightfully when it came to organizing the tryouts.

Dallas Cowboys fans threaten boycott if NFL team signs Colin Kaepernick: 'I'll be a Texans fan'
Dallas Cowboys fans threaten boycott if NFL team signs Colin Kaepernick: 'I'll be a Texans fan'

The NFL has invited all 32 teams to attend Kaepernick's workout, in a bid to offer him a chance to return to the professional field.

Jimmy Carter ‘up and walking’ just a day after undergoing brain surgery, says pastor
Jimmy Carter ‘up and walking’ just a day after undergoing brain surgery, says pastor

The former president underwent surgery to relieve pressure on his brain from bleeding linked to recent falls

Former President Jimmy Carter admitted to hospital for brain surgery
Former President Jimmy Carter admitted to hospital for brain surgery

The 95-year-old was hospitalized for a procedure to relieve pressure on his brain, caused by bleeding due to his recent falls.

All eyes on Trump-nominee judges as SC divided on inclusion of gay, transgender workers in law barring workplace sex bias
All eyes on Trump-nominee judges as SC divided on inclusion of gay, transgender workers in law barring workplace sex bias

Judges Neil Gorsuch and Brett Kavanaugh are yet to state their stance even as the verdict is expected to colour the presidential campaign of 2020.

Jimmy Carter suffers black eye, gets 14 stitches after bad fall at home in Georgia days after 95th birthday
Jimmy Carter suffers black eye, gets 14 stitches after bad fall at home in Georgia days after 95th birthday

Carter wore an Atlanta Braves baseball cap, but his left eye was swollen and bruised and he had a white bandage above his eye.

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