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YouTuber Jeffree Star’s latest transformation has the internet in a frenzy

YouTuber Jeffree Star’s latest transformation has the internet in a frenzy

Jeffree Star got a makeover, and his fans are saying he’s unrecognizable. For those unfamiliar, Star is a YouTube personality with 15.9 million subscribers who’s best known for his extravagant makeup looks. Star is a makeup artist with his own line of cosmetics, appropriately named Jeffree Star Cosmetics. When a YouTube video dropped this week…MORE

Drew Brees is having surgery on his injured right hand

Drew Brees is having surgery on his injured right hand

It’s not going to be much of a birthday for Brittany Brees. She’s spending the day, or much of it, with her husband Drew at a Los Angeles hospital, where the New Orleans Saints quarterback is having surgery on his injured thumb. “Heading into surgery with this beautiful gal by my side,” the NFL superstar…MORE

A cruise ship rescued seven migrants from a flimsy boat near Cuba

A cruise ship rescued seven migrants from a flimsy boat near Cuba

The crew of a Royal Caribbean cruise ship took an unexpected detour to rescue seven Cuban migrants after their small boat broke down. The Majesty of the Seas was about 66 miles southwest of Key West, near Cuba, when it made the rescue on Sunday, according to the US Coast Guard. Passenger Steven Tauber was…MORE

American Airlines mechanic accused of trying to sabotage plane denied bond

American Airlines mechanic accused of trying to sabotage plane denied bond

The American Airlines mechanic accused of trying to sabotage a commercial airliner before takeoff will be held in custody until trial, a judge ruled Wednesday after saying the man may have sympathy for terrorists. Ahmed Alani allegedly tried to damage or disable an aircraft’s air data module (ADM) system, which reports aircraft speed, pitch and…MORE

Someone put up a Nazi flag at a Michigan elementary school

Someone put up a Nazi flag at a Michigan elementary school

Police in Battle Creek, Michigan, are investigating after a Nazi flag was found flying at an elementary school. The flag was discovered Saturday when construction workers arrived at Riverside Elementary School and noticed that the American flag in front of the school had been replaced by a Nazi banner. Sometime during the night, school officials…MORE

Suspect in Tuscaloosa police officer’s killing charged with capital murder

Suspect in Tuscaloosa police officer’s killing charged with capital murder

Authorities charged a 20-year-old man Wednesday with capital murder in this week’s fatal shooting of Tuscaloosa, Alabama, police officer Dornell Cousette. Cousette, 40, was attempting to arrest Luther Watkins Jr. on multiple felony warrants Monday when Watkins killed him, the Tuscaloosa County Sheriff’s Office said. Watkins, who was injured when he and Cousette exchanged gunfire,…MORE

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