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Michael Jordan donates $2 million from hit documentary to feed America’s hungry

Michael Jordan donates $2 million from hit documentary to feed America’s hungry

“The Last Dance” was filled with hot dishes about Michael Jordan’s time with the six-time champion Chicago Bulls. Now, some proceeds from the Emmy-winning documentary will go toward hot dishes for the nation’s hungry. Feeding America, the nation’s largest hunger-relief outfit, on Wednesday thanked His Airness for a $2 million gift to the organization, which…MORE

Minneapolis mayor and police chief announce new policy for no-knock warrants

Minneapolis mayor and police chief announce new policy for no-knock warrants

The mayor and police chief of Minneapolis announced Wednesday they’ve issued a new policy regarding the police department’s use of unannounced entry — or no-knock warrants. Officers will now be required to announce their presence and purpose before entering, except in certain circumstances like hostage situations, Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey and Police Chief Medaria Arradondo…MORE

Louisiana nurse dies while rescuing paraplegic patient from a house fire

Louisiana nurse dies while rescuing paraplegic patient from a house fire

A home nurse in Louisiana is being hailed a hero for saving her paraplegic patient from a house fire that ultimately killed her, authorities said Wednesday. The Delhi Fire Department responded to a call of people trapped in a house fire Monday just before 6 p.m., the Louisiana Office of State Fire Marshal said in…MORE

Markus Paul, a strength coach for the Dallas Cowboys, dies

Markus Paul, a strength coach for the Dallas Cowboys, dies

Markus Paul, strength and conditioning coordinator for the Dallas Cowboys, has died. The 54-year-old experienced a non-Covid-19 related medical emergency Tuesday morning at the team’s headquarters. He was immediately treated by the Cowboys’ medical staff and was transported to a nearby hospital by ambulance for further treatment. It was there, while surrounded by family, that…MORE

There is a hunger crisis in America this Thanksgiving

There is a hunger crisis in America this Thanksgiving

It took just 10 minutes for Regina Status to pick up her Thanksgiving basket in front of her Bronx, New York, apartment. A last-minute delivery from Agatha House Foundation, a local food pantry, arrived just in time. But in those few minutes, Status slowly pushed her food cart, fighting the cold and the whipping wind…MORE

Denver mayor apologizes for Thanksgiving travel plan

Denver mayor apologizes for Thanksgiving travel plan

Denver Mayor Michael Hancock is asking for forgiveness after coming under fire for his upcoming holiday plans. Hours after encouraging Denver residents to avoid Thanksgiving travel, the city’s mayor office confirmed he is flying to Mississippi to spend the holiday with his daughter and wife, according to his office. “I recognize that my decision has…MORE

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